Giraffe born at Toledo zoo won't go on exhibit for a while

On Thursday, April's keeper reported a significant change in her shape. "Keep April and our team in your positive thoughts", the park said on Facebook . "We can not retain offspring, as it would lead to incestuous mating and undermine the genetics of the program and species ", the zoo says. However, there are also reports that giraffe pregnancies and births.in general, are something that veterinarians haven't studied deeply so predicting the actual due date for April is very ... Read More

FDA Approves Marketing Of Consumer Genetic Tests For Some Conditions

FDA Approves Marketing Of Consumer Genetic Tests For Some Conditions

According to the FDA, genetic risk is only one piece of the overall health puzzle-it does not mean a person will or will not develop the disease. The FDA did warn that the tests could yield false-positive results, indicating incorrectly that a person has a certain genetic variant that would increase risk of a particular disease or condition. Read More

Migrants held after terror in St Petersburg

The arrests come just a day after a 22-year-old Kyrgyz-born man was identified as the main suspect in Monday's deadly suicide bombing on a St Petersburg subway. Petersburg are the best evidence of it ", Putin said while meeting chiefs of CIS intelligence agencies, as cited by TASS . "We know that each of our countries, practically every one, is a possible and potential target of terrorist attacks". Read More

About 10% of Pregnant Women with Zika Had Babies with Birth Defects

About 10% of Pregnant Women with Zika Had Babies with Birth Defects

She noted that the March of Dimes is hosting and promoting "Zika Care Connect", a new website that will launch this month to assist Zika-affected families in finding healthcare professionals around the country who can provide specialized care. Read More

Ralph Lauren Corp (RL) Cutting Jobs, Closing Flagship NYC Store

Ralph Lauren Corp (RL) Cutting Jobs, Closing Flagship NYC Store

Despite cutting costs, Ralph Lauren reportedly has plans to explore " new retail formats", including the expansion of Ralph's Coffee . Larsson will is scheduled to exit next month. A spokeswoman for Ralph Lauren did not immediately respond to CNBC's questions regarding whether the decision to close its Fifth Avenue flagship was related to a disruption in business because of its proximity to Trump Tower. Read More

Niagara Falls to be lighted up blue to create autism awareness

Niagara Falls to be lighted up blue to create autism awareness

Autism is * a href="https://www.google.com/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=1+in+68+children+with+autism&*" *estimated to affect one in 68 children. For parents , it can be extremely tough to handle the day-to-day life of a child with autism, particularly, the four most challenging autism behaviors. Read More

Unexploded World War Two 'bomb' found in River Thames before Boat Race

Unexploded World War Two 'bomb' found in River Thames before Boat Race

The women's race is set to begin at 4.35pm and will be succeeded by the men's race at 5.35pm. It will be a four and a quarter mile race and the finish line will be near the Chiswick Bridge . Will the Cambridge University win this year as well? There are two sides of the River Thames course the Surrey side and the Middlesex side, the surrey side comprising of Putney and Barnes and the Middlesex side comprising of Fulham/Chiswick side. Read More

Tetris And Its Revolutionary Medical Breakthrough Regarding PTSD

Tetris And Its Revolutionary Medical Breakthrough Regarding PTSD

Traumatic events can cause people to experience "intrusive memories"-distressing recollections that occur without warning, summoning the sights, sounds and feelings connected to the painful incident". The participants were randomly assigned to either the " Tetris " group or the control group. In the more recent study, researchers suggest that any visual spatial task-like drawing, or playing Candy Crush-can provide helpful interventions for trauma victims. Read More

Marion County health rankings low

Marion County health rankings low

The survey says 18 percent of people report they are in poor or fair health. The stark difference between Georgia's top and bottom counties can be seen in Forsyth County's low rate of premature deaths, and having just 12 percent uninsured and 7 percent of children living in poverty. Read More

Smith ton helps Australia to 300 after Kuldeep shines on debut

The 22-year-old chinaman bowler from Uttar Pradesh spun a web around the Aussies in Dharamsala and returned with figures of four for 68 in 23 overs after Australia chose to bat in the fourth Test and made a resounding start. Finding boundaries at will. they deflated the Indian attack before lunch as they scored at more than 4 runs per over and finished the morning session at 131/1/ However. Read More

High Court Backs Copyright Protection for Cheerleader Uniform Designs

High Court Backs Copyright Protection for Cheerleader Uniform Designs

Star Athletica , which was founded by a former Varsity employee and sells similar uniforms for less, disagreed. The suit was brought to determine the proper test for implementing "separate-identification and independent-existence requirements" as mandated by USC 17 § 101 [text]. Read More

PM Modi asks BJP members to attend Parliament regularly

PM Modi asks BJP members to attend Parliament regularly

Addressing a BJP Parliamentary Party meeting, Modi said their absenteeism caused delays in functioning of Parliament. He told them that attending parliament is their basic responsibility and added wryly that he can do a lot of things but cannot be present there on their behalf. Read More

Beauty And The Beast Breaks UK Box Office Records

Beauty And The Beast Breaks UK Box Office Records

Last year, Disney's Finding Dory debuted with $135 million . Official numbers will not be released until Monday, however the current sales already indicate that Beauty And The Beast will break Watson's personal record of $169 million for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II , which now holds the title for the eighth all-time most successful opening weekend. Read More

African football body admits Zanzibar as 55th member

African football body admits Zanzibar as 55th member

The writing was on the wall for Hayatou after he backed Fifa President Gianni Infantino's rival candidate, the Bahrain royal Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa, in the historic post-Sepp Blatter election. Ahmad is 57 years old and has two children. Barely forty-eight hours to the election, confusion ensued after Dalung ordered Pinnick to vote Hayatou rather than Ahmad. Read More

NC Unemployment up in January

NC Unemployment up in January

January unemployment rates fell in 205 of the nation's 388 metropolitan areas, rose in 147 areas and were unchanged in 36. Initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ended March 11 trickled down to an advance figure of 241,000, a decrease of 2,000 from the previous week's seasonally adjusted unrevised level of 243,000, the U.S. Read More

Alabama agriculture officials confirm bird flu case in Jackson County

The USDA said that this H7N9 strain is of North American wild bird lineage and is the same strain of avian influenza that affected the first Tennessee case. Another highly pathogenic outbreak would likely represent a financial blow for poultry operators such as Tyson Foods Inc and Pilgrim's Pride Corp because it would kill more birds or require flocks to be culled. Read More

Trump Admin Threatens To Withdraw From UN Human Rights Council

The IJR had said in its own statement that the State Department had moved last week to offer one of the outlet's reporters, Erin McPike, a place aboard Mr. The travel offer came from the State Department, and "after editorial consultation, McPike accepted the seat", he said. While she has years of experience covering Washington, she is not a State Department beat reporter. Read More

Marine Corps' Nude Photo Scandal is Actually a US Military-Wide Scandal

Marine Corps' Nude Photo Scandal is Actually a US Military-Wide Scandal

The newly formed task force will monitor the progress of the criminal investigation and determine whether the victims received appropriate support, Neller said. After the story broke, users were still posting on the Facebook group (since taken down) asking for the photos. "From the marines who have reached out to us since the Marines United story emerged, we believe these problems are pervasive", said Colonel Don Christensen, former chief prosecutor of the USA air force and president of ... Read More

Howley opts against Wales overhaul for Ireland clash

Howley opts against Wales overhaul for Ireland clash

However, if the Scots win at Twickenham, the title race will be wide open once again. Scrum time Six Nations: What time does Wales vs Ireland kick-off , what TV channel is it on and what's the latest team news? The architect of both his tries , however, was Rhys Webb. Read More

Farrell a doubt for Scotland

They have scored seven tries in three games without having yet played Italy, while England have touched down nine times including six against the Azzurri at Twickenham. Scotland: Hogg (Glasgow); Seymour (Glasgow), Jones (Stormers), Dunbar (Glasgow), Visser (Harlequins), Russell (Glasgow), Price (Glasgow); Reid (Glasgow), Brown (Glasgow), Fagerson (Glasgow), R Gray (Toulouse), J Gray (Glasgow), Barclay (Scarlets, capt), Watson (Edinburgh), Wilson (Glasgow). Read More