A Manhattan man’s $95,000 Patek Philippe watch was ripped off his wrist by bike-riding thieves on Wednesday, the victim told police.
Two years ago, a federal prosecutor in Pittsburgh considered filing a racketeering lawsuit against a Roman Catholic diocese over its handling of child sex-abuse complaints, but left office before he could make the bold move.
Members of a 3,000-strong migrant caravan have massed in this Guatemalan border town across the muddy Suchiate River from Mexico, as U.S. President Donald Trump threatens retaliation if they continue toward the United States.
(Goethe University Frankfurt) Microorganisms often assemble natural products similar to industrial assembly lines. Certain enzymes, non-ribosomal peptide synthetases (NRPS) play a key role in this process. Biotechnologists at Goethe University have now… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Johns Hopkins University) Neuroscientists have found a brain region that appears to be strongly connected to food preference decisions, like what to choose from a buffet line or potluck table. Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Baylor College of Medicine) This study shows that Src is necessary and sufficient to activate mTORC1 and offers the possibility to develop novel approaches to control cancer growth. Continue reading → Continue reading →
(European Society for Medical Oncology) Some European countries take more than twice as long as others to reach health technology assessment (HTA) decisions to reimburse new cancer drugs following their approval by the European Medicines Agency (EMA). … Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Université de Genève) Among several forms of pancreatic cancer, one of them affects specifically women, often young, even though the pancreas is an organ with little exposure to sex hormones. This pancreatic cancer, known as ‘mucinous cyst,’ has stran… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences) E-cigarette brand JUUL’s Twitter handle is attracting adolescents to the point that at least a quarter of its followers appear to be under age 18. Many of these minors — to whom it is illegal t… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada) A five-year study of hospital statistics from the United States shows that the incidence of stroke has risen steadily among marijuana users even though the overall rate of stroke remained constant over the same p… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Global Alliance for Genomics and Health) ELIXIR and the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) have announced the release of the Beacon API v1 — a data discovery protocol that allows users to determine the presence or absence of a particular… Continue reading → Continue reading →
David Price put his postseason woes behind him, pitching the Boston Red Sox back into another World Series with a 4-1 victory over the defending champion Houston Astros on Thursday night.
The UCLA Police Department on Thursday appealed to the public in its search for a man who allegedly committed sexual assault against a female student last Friday, The Los Angeles Times reported.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic socialist congressional candidate who has spent weeks campaigning this year with fellow socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders, this week refused to endorse his prospective candidacy in the 2020 presidential race.
Missing relatives and worries that looters are just outside the door.
A 23-year-old man in South Carolina was ordered to spend 12 years behind bars after officials said he “bit” his ex-girlfriend’s lip so hard that became detached, officials said.
Researchers taught two dozen wild sparrows new songs, by playing them the recordings of sparrows that live thousands of miles away. Jason G. Goldman reports. — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com Continue reading → Continue reading →
A Nebraska superintendent is apologizing for “anxiety and any harm” caused after a school chef served — without disclosing — kangaroo meat to students.