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Tainted bedding cited as possible cause of Justify's positive drug test

A reported positive test for scopolomine after Justify's victory in the Santa Anita Derby likely was caused by bedding tainted by jimson weed, trainer says....

Tainted bedding cited as possible cause of Justify's positive drug test

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Nets' Chandler suspended 25 games for positive drug test Brooklyn Nets forward Wilson Chandler has been suspended 25 games without pay by the NBA for testing positive for Ipamorelin, a drug that increases the release of growth hormone....
13:56, 2019-08-30

Watch: Mom in labor's positive drug test blamed on bagel A New York state mother was temporarily separated from her newborn son after a bagel caused a false positive on a drug test administered while she was in labor....
21:14, 2019-05-15

Brooklyn Nets’ Wilson Chandler hit with 25-game ban for positive drug test Chandler, 32, faces 25-game ban for positive Ipamorelin testBrooklyn signed forward as free agent during busy offseasonThe NBA suspended Brooklyn Nets forward Wilson Chandler for 25 games for violating the league’s anti-drug program. Related: Jeremy ...
03:00, 2019-08-30

MLB suspends Twins' Michael Pineda for 60 games for positive drug test Major League Baseball suspended Minnesota Twins right-handed pitcher Michael Pineda for 60 games for violating the league's drug prevention program, the MLB announced Saturday....
00:00, 2019-09-08

Horse racing: Local weed caused Justify's positive drug test - Baffert Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert on Thursday denied intentionally administering the banned drug scopolamine to Triple Crown-winning horse Justify in 2018, saying a positive test had been a result of "environmental contamination."...
02:00, 2019-09-13

Dotel arrested, Castillo cited for link to drug ring Authorities in the Dominican Republic have arrested Octavio Dotel and have cited Luis Castillo for alleged links to a drug-trafficking and money-laundering ring....
00:28, 2019-08-21

One positive test so far at Pan Am Games say officials There has been one positive test at this year's Pan Am Games out of 1,197 anti-doping controls, officials said on Friday with three days of competition remaining....
03:00, 2019-08-10

U.K. shrimp test positive for cocaine A surprising finding from the U.K. today: CNN reports that “researchers in the U.K. have found traces of illicit drugs, pharmaceuticals, and pesticides in samples of freshwater shrimp.” In a press release, one of the researchers, Dr. Leon Barron, adm...
01:14, 2019-05-04

A's Montas suspended 80 games for positive test Oakland right-hander Frankie Montas has received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Ostarine, a performance-enhancing substance....
23:28, 2019-06-21

Baffert: Justify's positive test came from contaminated food Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert denied giving 2018 Triple Crown winning horse Justify a banned substance that caused a positive test prior to last year's Kentucky Derby and blamed the result on contaminated food....
15:00, 2019-09-13

Kenyan banned after positive test for rat poison substance Kenyan marathon runner Felix Kirwa has been suspended for nine months after testing positive for strychnine, a substance sometimes used as rat poison....
21:56, 2019-06-12

Titans' Lewan takes polygraph after positive test Titans offensive lineman Taylor Lewan could face a mandatory four-game suspension after testing positive for a banned substance, which he said he didn't knowingly use....
23:42, 2019-07-24

Pakistan doctor held after more than 400 children test positive for HIV Authorities are investigating whether a doctor in the Pakistani district of Larkana deliberately spread HIV. More than 500 people, including 410 children, have been diagnosed with the virus in the past few weeks....
16:28, 2019-05-18

Mets’ Osorio among minor leaguers suspended for positive drug tests NEW YORK — Toronto pitcher Luis Quinones has been suspended for the first 80 games of next season, and San Diego pitcher Elias Batista, Mets catcher Jan Carlos Osorio and Atlanta catcher Jose Camacaro for 72 games each under baseball’s minor le...
06:28, 2019-09-21

Baffert lawyer: Justify positive test from contaminated food NEW YORK (AP) –A lawyer for Bob Baffert says the Hall of Fame trainer did not intentionally give 2018 Triple Crown winning horse Justify a banned substance that caused a positive test prior to last year’s Kentucky Derby. Attorney W. Craig...
17:00, 2019-09-13

Evgeny Kuznetsov, suspended after positive cocaine test, says, ‘I’m going to learn from this’ The suspension is for "inappropriate conduct," and Kuznetsov won't appeal it. "Growing as a person, I want to get better,” he told reporters in his first public comments about the incident....
13:01, 2019-09-15

Evgeny Kuznetsov, suspended for positive cocaine test, says, ‘I’m going to learn from this’ The suspension is for "inappropriate conduct," and Kuznetsov won't appeal it. "Growing as a person, I want to get better,” he told reporters in his first public comments about the incident....
04:42, 2019-09-15

'Embarrassed' Australia defend concealing Jack's positive test "Swimming Australia on Sunday defended their concealment of Shayna Jack\u0027s positive drugs test while one of her team mates was conducting a high profile public campaign against China\u0027s Sun Yang at the world championships."...
11:28, 2019-07-28

Swimming: Australia's Jack admits to positive dope test Shayna Jack, who withdrew from the Australia team for the swimming world championships, admitted to testing positive for a banned substance on Saturday....
11:14, 2019-07-27

Jamaica name Williams in Doha team despite positive dope test Briana Williams was named in Jamaica's team for the world athletics championships in Doha on Wednesday despite facing a hearing into a positive doping test....
06:00, 2019-09-12

Surge In HIV Cases In Pakistan, 31 Test Positive In Sindh Province Thirty-one people were tested HIV positive during a screening programme conducted in Pakistan's Sindh province on Saturday, health authorities said amid a probe by international experts from the WHO......
14:14, 2019-06-15

Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson apologizes for positive PED test Patrick Peterson spoke at an event for his foundation hours after news broke that he'd been suspended for the first six games of the 2019 season.        ...
08:42, 2019-05-17

IIHF Bans Evgeny Kuznetsov For Four Years After Positive Cocaine Test The International Ice Hockey Federation announced today that Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov will be suspended from international hockey for four years after testing positive for cocaine in late May. The statement says:...
21:56, 2019-08-23

Athletics: American Lawson banned for four years for positive drugs test American long jumper and sprinter Jarrion Lawson has been suspended for four years after testing positive for the banned substance epitrenbolone, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Saturday....
22:42, 2019-06-01

Capitals star Evgeny Kuznetsov suspended following positive cocaine test WASHINGTON — Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov has been suspended without pay for three regular-season games by the NHL for “inappropriate conduct,” less than a month after he was banned from playing for Russia for four years ...
03:42, 2019-09-15

Rhode Island mosquitoes test positive for potentially fatal EEE virus “Using repellent, wearing long sleeves and pants, and minimizing outdoor time from dusk to dawn -- peak biting times for many mosquitoes – are all excellent precautions,” environmental officials said....
05:00, 2019-08-17

Mosquito samples in Texas county test positive for West Nile virus Mosquito samples collected in a Texas county tested positive for West Nile virus, health officials said this week, officially marking the first positive samples to be confirmed this year. Officials with the Dallas County Health and Human Services (DC...
18:42, 2019-05-06

NHL suspends Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov for first three games following positive cocaine test The NHL has suspended Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov for the first three games of the season. He tested positive for cocaine in May.       ...
22:00, 2019-09-14

Stanley Cup champion banned from international competition for 4 years after positive cocaine test Stanley Cup champion Evgeny Kuznetsov was banned from international competition for four years after testing positive for cocaine while representing Russia at the world championship....
18:14, 2019-08-26

Liverpool’s attacking verve will test validity of Arsenal’s positive start | Paul Wilson The only two sides to win both Premier League games so far meet on Saturday at Anfield, where Arsenal have a terrible recent record they can only improve onBurnley should feel flattered. After giving their usual feisty performance at the Emirates las...
14:56, 2019-08-21

Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov suspended four years by IIHF for positive cocaine test Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov tested positive for cocaine during May's world championships and has been suspended four years by IIHF.       ...
17:56, 2019-08-23

Mosquito samples in Texas county test positive for West Nile virus, health officials say A mosquito sample collected in a Texas county tested positive for West Nile virus, officially marking the first positive samples to be confirmed this year, county health officials said this week....
02:42, 2019-05-03

What to know about the 10-panel drug test A 10-panel drug test is a urine screen that looks for 10 of the prescription or illicit drugs people most frequently abuse. Learn about which drugs it looks for and their detection windows....
09:14, 2019-09-12

Coleman: I’ve never failed a drug test and never will "Christian Coleman insists he has \"never failed a drug test and never will\" after the American sprinter saw charges dropped for missing three tests."...
11:42, 2019-09-12

Texas district to drug test students age 12 and up A school district in Texas will begin drug testing students as young as 12 years old who are interested in playing sports or other extracurriculars.        ...
00:00, 2019-07-26

Will poppy seeds really show up on a drug test? Employee screening firm JDP recently analyzed 12 months of Google search trends data related to 150 of America’s biggest employers. A common search: “Does my company drug test?” Drug testing for pre-employment, and even same-day random drug testing d...
22:28, 2019-06-09

An influx of jewelry and bedding startups are selling candles now — here's why it's actually not a surprising move Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
23:14, 2019-05-15

Jets’ Le’Veon Bell undergoes another drug test For the second straight day, Le’Veon Bell spent a portion of practice with the NFL’s drug testers. Bell participated in the early portion of Jets practice Saturday and went through the first-team period before disappearing for the rest of practice. H...
06:14, 2019-07-28

Report: Justify failed drug test before Triple Crown Justify failed a drug test one month before the 2018 Kentucky Derby, and the California Horse Racing Board decided to dismiss the case after the colt went on to win the Triple Crown, the New York Times reported Wednesday....
08:28, 2019-09-12

Soccer - MLS bans Torres for 10 matches over failed drug test Major League Soccer on Friday said that it was suspending Panamanian Roman Torres for 10 games after the Seattle Sounders defender tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance....
14:00, 2019-08-03

Pro Basketball Player Suspended After Drug Test Revealed He Was Pregnant Former Ohio University standout Donell “D.J.” Cooper was trying to catch on with a team overseas when a drug test revealed that he was pregnant....
10:28, 2019-08-06

Christian Coleman cleared of drug-test violation because of technicality Top sprinter Christian Coleman will be eligible for this month’s world championships and next year’s Olympics after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency dropped his case for missed tests because of a technicality. Coleman is the reigning U.S. cham...
23:28, 2019-09-02

Steven Jackson’s ceremonial contract triggers an NFL drug test Steven Jackson retired from the NFL in 2015, but he’s still getting drug tested. Jackson recently signed a one-day contract with the Rams, whom he played for from 2004-2012. The contract was ceremonial, allowing the three-time Pro Bowler to officiall...
18:28, 2019-08-02

Justify Failed a Drug Test Before Winning the Triple Crown Bob Baffert guided Justify to the 2018 Triple Crown, but a month before the Kentucky Derby, the horse failed a drug test that could have ended that campaign before it began....
02:00, 2019-09-12

New York hotel guests claim $300+ room was nothing like online photos with dirty bedding, mold Linda Farmer had no idea that six months after booking her hotel room, she'd end up staying in a room she said looked nothing like online photos.       ...
21:28, 2019-07-03

FDA Focuses on Novartis Delay in Reporting Drug-Test Data Manipulation Regulators examining test data manipulation for a gene-therapy drug made by Novartis are zeroing in on the company’s two-month delay in launching a formal inquiry....
15:56, 2019-08-23

Justify failed drug test before winning 2018 Triple Crown Justify’s incredible Triple Crown triumph last year may be tainted. The colt tested positive for scopolamine — which the U.S. Library of Medicine indicates could enhance performance in horses — on April 7, less than a month before the Kentucky Derby,...
06:29, 2019-09-12

| Top horse failed drug test before Triple Crown triumph - report Justify, the colt that swept to US racing's Triple Crown in 2018, failed a drug test before that year's Kentucky Derby and shouldn't have been eligible to race....
08:28, 2019-09-12

Justify failed drug test before winning Triple Crown, according to report Failed test could have kept horse out of subsequent racesNew York Times said racing board moved to drop doping caseJustify won the 2018 Triple Crown after a failed post-race drug test at a California track that could have kept the horse out of the Ke...
17:56, 2019-09-12

Doping: China's Sun says public opinion 'distorting' facts of drug test China's Olympic and world champion swimmer Sun Yang has said public opinion has been "distorting" the facts surrounding his controversial drug test in Shanghai last year and made his training and life intolerable....
07:00, 2019-08-28

Panel: How do you feel about the way Dillian Whyte’s drug test issue has been handled? This week's panellists tackle the issue of Dillian Whyte's alleged failed performance-enhancing drug test, and also pick their favourite Irish fighter The post Panel: How do you feel about the way Dillian Whyte’s drug test issue has been handled? app...
17:42, 2019-07-30

Triple Crown winner Justify failed a drug test before winning it all Last year, a horse named Justify became a sports superstar by achieving the vaunted Triple Crown, winning the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes, and Belmont Stakes to maintain a spotless record. Now, over a year after ascending to the very top of the ...
03:28, 2019-09-13

ACLU objects to nicotine’s addition on school drug test list FAIRBURY, Neb. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union has objected to a southeast Nebraska school district’s decision to add nicotine to random drug tests given to students involved in extracurricular activities. A letter from ACLU legal dir...
15:14, 2019-06-26

Justify drug test cover-up deals immense blow to US horse racing Failed test could have kept horse out of subsequent racesNew York Times said racing board moved to drop doping caseHaving spent the first six months of the year under intense media scrutiny as 30 horses died either racing or training at Santa Anita, ...
21:00, 2019-09-12

World Environment Day 2019: the best vegan homewares include feather-free bedding and stylish wool alternatives From down-free bed linen to animal-friendly alternatives to wool, do your bit for World Environment Day 2019 with the best vegan homeware you can buy right now....
01:56, 2019-06-05

Ex-NBA star Lamar Odom admits to using prosthetic penis to cheat Olympic drug test NBA champion Lamar Odom revealed in his upcoming memoir, "Darkness to Light," that he cheated a drug test in order to play for USA Basketball.        ...
17:42, 2019-05-18

Two Clemson football players will miss season after NCAA denies drug test appeal Clemson players Braden Galloway and Zach Giella will miss the 2019 football season after the NCAA denied appeals of failed drug tests last December.        ...
19:42, 2019-05-24

Lamar Odom reveals he used prosthetic penis to pass drug test so he could play at the Olympics An upcoming memoir by two time NBA champion Lamar Odom shed light on some of his past transgressions during his basketball career, with one excerpt saying he cheated a drug test to play for the United States basketball team at the 2004 Olympics in At...
21:00, 2019-05-18

Giants' Golden Tate Blames Fertility Drug For Failed PED Test, Will Appeal Four-Game Suspension Giants receiver Golden Tate released a statement on Saturday, stating that the banned substance the league found in a recent drug test came from a fertility medication that a doctor had prescribed to him. In the message posted on Twitter, Tate says h...
21:28, 2019-07-27

Justify failed drug test weeks before winning Kentucky Derby, Triple Crown: report Triple Crown winner Justify failed a drug test in California just two months before he ran in the Kentucky Derby, which should have disqualified him from the race, according to a report....
10:00, 2019-09-12

Report: Triple Crown Winner Justify Failed Drug Test Ahead Of Kentucky Derby Explosive news out of the world of horse racing today: Justify, the colt that ruined the mystique of one of sports’ all-time legendary feats last summer, reportedly tested positive for a performance enhancing substance in the weeks ahead of the Kentu...
04:00, 2019-09-12

Report: Triple Crown winner Justify failed a drug test weeks before the Kentucky Derby According to a report from the New York Times, Triple Crown winner Justify failed a drug test in the weeks leading up to Kentucky Derby.       ...
12:00, 2019-09-12

Lamar Odom Says He Used "A Giant, Rubber, Black Cock" To Pass His Drug Test For The 2004 Olympics Lamar Odom was in a bit of a pickle in 2004. He had accomplished a lifelong dream in getting named to the Team USA Olympic basketball roster set to go to Athens that summer. All he had to do to officially join the team was pass a drug test a few days...
20:56, 2019-05-18

Boxing News at Five: Whyte reportedly fails performance-enhancing drug test, McGirt pays tribute to Dadashev Dillian Whyte allegedly failed a PED test BEFORE boxing Oscar Rivas, and Buddy McGirt, Maxim Dadashev's coach, asks: "What could I have done differently?" The post Boxing News at Five: Whyte reportedly fails performance-enhancing drug test, McGirt pa...
21:42, 2019-07-25

Former Liverpool star Mamadou Sakho sues for £13m over drug test 'that damaged career' Premier League star Mamadou Sakho is suing the world anti-doping agency for £13 million over claims a drug-test blunder torpedoed his career at Liverpool....
12:42, 2019-07-24

‘I don’t even drink protein shakes’: Cowboys laugh about drug test after CB Chidobe Awuzie hits 22.81 mph chasing Saquon Barkley Chidobe Aquzie could only laugh when he learned that a random drug test coincided with him recently setting a top mark for player speed during a play.       ...
18:42, 2019-09-13

Norton cited for crash that led to amputation The Dolphins' Kendrick Norton was cited with improper lane change, due to him pulling in front of another vehicle and making slight contact with it before crashing into a concrete barrier in the accident that led to his left arm being amputated....
19:28, 2019-07-11

Green Bay WR Moore cited for driving too fast after crash Green Bay Packers wide receiver J'Mon Moore was cited for driving too fast for conditions after he lost control of his car and crashed into a pickup truck       ...
14:00, 2019-08-21

8 charged in Canada over fake goods at mall cited by US Canadian authorities say eight people are facing charges following a police raid on a Toronto-area mall that U.S. officials have called a “notorious market”’ for counterfeit luxury goods...
04:56, 2019-05-29

Reports: Nets' Russell cited for marijuana possession Brooklyn Nets point guard D'Angelo Russell was cited for marijuana possession at a New York airport on Wednesday night, according to multiple reports Thursday....
04:28, 2019-05-03

Former UT-Arlington golf coach cited for sexual harassment A report from the University of Texas at Arlington says former golf coach Stuart Deane was found responsible for sexual harassment through inappropriate comments to some of his female athletes        ...
01:00, 2019-07-24

Former Nebraska state senator cited for urinating in public LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former Nebraska state senator who has been working for the city of Lincoln has resigned his post after being ticketed for urinating in public. Police say David Landis was charged Tuesday after an officer saw him urinating next ...
16:28, 2019-05-16

Florida zoo cited after worker injured by white rhino JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida zoo has been fined more than $14,500 after a worker was injured by a 4,000-pound (1,800-kilogram) white rhinoceros earlier this year. The Florida Times-Union reported Tuesday that the U.S. Department of Labor’...
02:56, 2019-06-26

Facebook bans several people cited for hate speech After years of pressure to crack down on hate and bigotry, Facebook has banned Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones and other extremists, saying they violated its ban on “dangerous individuals.” (May 3)        ...
05:28, 2019-05-04

8 charged in Canada over fake goods at mall cited by US MARKHAM, Ontario (AP) — Canadian authorities say eight people are facing charges following a police raid on a Toronto-area mall that U.S. officials have called a “notorious market'” for counterfeit luxury goods. York Regional Constable La...
04:28, 2019-05-29

Boeing completes update of 737 Max software cited in deadly crashes Boeing announced Thursday that it has completed a software update for its 737 Max planes, which have been grounded globally after a pair of deadly crashes....
01:56, 2019-05-17

Country star Dierks Bentley cited for fishing without a license An embarrassed country music star Dierks Bentley tweeted a video on Labor Day showing the singer getting cited by a Colorado Parks and Wildlife officer for fishing without a license....
09:28, 2019-09-03

Miami Dolphins' Kendrick Norton cited for crash that led to arm amputation Miami Dolphins defensive lineman Kendrick Norton was cited for the crash last week that caused emergency personnel to amputate his left arm at the scene, officials said Thursday....
21:42, 2019-07-12

Dolphins’ Kendrick Norton cited in crash that cost him his left arm Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Kendrick Norton made an improper lane change just prior to the two-vehicle crash that led to his left arm being amputated, according to a crash report. A four-page Florida Highway Patrol report, released Thursday, show...
21:56, 2019-07-11

Teen accused of leaving newborn in dumpster cited for abuse Authorities say a teenager accused of abandoning her newborn baby in a California dumpster in scorching heat was cited for child abuse and will be released to her parents after she leaves the hospital....
18:00, 2019-06-12

Nebraska driver cited for painted-on registration stickers: reports A Nebraska driver was cited Monday for having what appeared to be fake registration stickers painted onto license plates, according to media reports. ...
22:56, 2019-07-31

Watch: Adult cyclist cited for riding without helmet — under law meant for kids Two Brooklyn cops ticketed a 45-year-old cyclist for riding without a helmet — erroneously citing a law that actually only applies to pedal-pushers 14 and younger, viral video shows. “In New York City, you should not be riding without a helmet,...
07:42, 2019-07-31

Pilots’ physical strength reportedly cited as concern in Boeing 737 MAX probe Efforts to unground Boeing’s 737 MAX jets have been delayed in part amid concerns about whether the average pilot possesses enough strength to turn a manual trim crank during emergencies, according to a new report. Sources told The Wall Street Journa...
20:28, 2019-06-19

SC woman not cited for DUI after caught driving Power Wheels truck intoxicated WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) – A South Carolina woman who police say was driving drunk will not be cited with a DUI because her vehicle of choice was a toy truck. News outlets quote police as saying that instead they charged 25-year-old Megan Holman wit...
09:42, 2019-06-15

Rams’ Aaron Neary suspended 4 games; substance abuse cited NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Rams offensive lineman Aaron Neary has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy. The NFL said Friday he can participate in preseason practices a...
23:42, 2019-06-28

Researchers challenge widely cited study linking Trump rallies to hate crimes Media outlets lavished attention this year on a study that found hate crimes were a whopping 226 percent higher in counties where President Trump held rallies -- but researchers at another university are now challenging those findings, saying there i...
00:56, 2019-09-11

Green Bay Packers wide receiver J'Mon Moore cited in car accident with pickup truck J'Mon Moore was driving too fast for conditions when his Mercedes spun into the opposite lanes and was hit by a pickup, police said.       ...
05:14, 2019-08-21

Barr puts Trump’s actions in best light, despite ‘substantial evidence’ of obstruction cited by Mueller The attorney general’s analysis of Trump’s efforts to push out the special counsel provided the most revealing look yet at Barr’s rationale for concluding that there was not sufficient evidence to charge the president....
07:42, 2019-05-02

N4T Investigators: Tainted justice? TUCSON – Dozens of Pima County court cases may have been tainted because of a mistake by the county attorney’s office, according to the county’s chief public defender. “It’s a huge deal and all I need to prove that is put yourself in one ...
09:56, 2019-05-17

Somali teens cited for 'metal pipe' attack at University of Minnesota light-rail station University of Minnesota Police (UMPD) were dispatched to institution’s the East Bank light-rail station around 9.45pm on Friday night following a series of disturbing calls about juvenile males allegedly trying to attack passengers with metal pipes....
00:14, 2019-05-23

How to Avoid Tainted Alcohol When Traveling Homemade and counterfeit alcoholic drinks can contain methanol, and the chemical has been blamed for the deaths of 19 people in Costa Rica this summer. Most alcohol you’re likely to encounter while on vacation is probably safe, but here are some prec...
20:14, 2019-07-25

Lawyers Press Case That 9/11 Confessions Given to F.B.I. Are Tainted The defense teams for those accused of plotting the attacks say the statements are inadmissible because interrogations conducted at Guantánamo Bay are tarnished by earlier torture at C.I.A. sites....
18:00, 2019-07-29

UK opens inquiry into tainted-blood scandal British Prime Minister Theresa May has described the tainted-blood scandal as "a tragedy that never should have happened." At least 2,400 people died from contaminated blood in the 1970s and '80s....
16:00, 2019-05-01

Tainted liquor kills 6 in northern India LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Police say at least six villagers have died after drinking tainted liquor in northern India. Police officer Ajay Sahni says the deceased bought the liquor from a shop in in Barabanki district in Uttar Pradesh state on Monday nig...
08:42, 2019-05-28

Tainted Pork, Ill Consumers and an Investigation Thwarted Drug-resistant infections from food are growing. But powerful industry interests are blocking scientists and investigators from getting information they need to combat the problem....
09:42, 2019-08-04

Farmers, others worry about tainted sewage sludge Experts are raising concerns that sewage sludge used as fertilizer around the U.S. could contaminate crops with potentially harmful chemicals (Sept. 12)        ...
09:14, 2019-09-12

Tainted alcohol has led to 19 deaths in Costa Rica, authorities say Authorities say they have confiscated about 30,000 containers of six brands of alcohol in an effort to keep people from drinking contaminated products....
21:42, 2019-07-22

Costa Rica blames 19 deaths on tainted alcohol: What you need to know After Costa Rica confiscated 30,000 bottles of counterfeit liquor, authorities are investigating whether alcohol played a role in tourist deaths.       ...
16:42, 2019-07-22

Russian tainted oil suspect detained in Lithuania - TASS Roman Ruzhechko, a suspect in a Russian investigation into a major oil pipeline contamination earlier this year, has been detained in Lithuania, TASS news agency cited a source as saying on Thursday....
17:56, 2019-07-18

'I had pain all over my body': Italy’s tainted tobacco industry Migrants working in areas supplying Philip Morris, British American Tobacco and Imperial Brands allege abuses including low pay and illegal contractsThree of the world’s largest tobacco manufacturers, Philip Morris, British American Tobacco and Imper...
10:42, 2019-05-31

On This Day: Antonio Margarito scores tainted win over Miguel Cotto Miguel Cotto controversially lost his unbeaten record to a ferocious Antonio Margarito on July 26, 2008 The post On This Day: Antonio Margarito scores tainted win over Miguel Cotto appeared first on Boxing News....
14:00, 2019-07-26

Prisoners settle suits over potentially tainted injections HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut prison inmates who say they received injections from a vial of insulin that was potentially tainted with hepatitis have settled their lawsuits against the state. The settlements, finalized last month, call for the i...
21:14, 2019-05-30

Babies contract ‘werewolf syndrome’ from tainted formula Parents in Spain were recently shocked to see that their babies were growing furry facial hair — resulting from a botched medication mixture, they later learned. The remedy they thought would treat their infant’s indigestion had been tainted wi...
05:28, 2019-08-28

Tainted oil hits Russian revenues but rouble immune for now Russia suffered a $1 billion shortfall in export revenues in the first two weeks of May after the discovery of contaminated oil disrupted pipeline flows to Europe, a Reuters calculation showed....
15:28, 2019-05-20

| IAAF maintain ban on doping-tainted Russia - source Russia's participation at the Doha world championships remains on tenterhooks after the IAAF voted to maintain its ban on the track and field giants over doping....
01:14, 2019-06-09

Newark's Lead-Tainted Water Crisis Is Getting Worse When Al Moussab had his water tested for lead, he got comparatively good news. Tests on the taps in his Newark, New Jersey home revealed lead in concentrations of around 6 parts per billion (ppb). Read more......
07:00, 2019-08-15

Doping: WADA retrieves more than 2,000 samples from tainted Moscow lab The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said on Tuesday it had retrieved more than 2,000 samples from a tainted Moscow laboratory that will be used to strengthen cases against athletes who may have cheated....
01:14, 2019-05-01

Rakshasas: Taunting Demons Tainted with Human Emotions According to Hindu mythology, Satya Yuga signals the era during which the gods and intrinsic goodness ruled humanity, and at the end of his labors, the creator god, Brahma, sleeps.  ...
22:28, 2019-09-11

UPDATE 1-U.S. FDA grants orphan drug status to AstraZeneca's asthma drug Fasenra AstraZeneca said on Wednesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted orphan drug status for its drug to treat eosinophilic esophagitis and unveiled positive results from a late-stage trial on a triple-drug therapy targeting a severe lung ...
11:28, 2019-08-28

Alleged drug gang thwarted by giant seal in $1bn Australian drug bust Meth, cocaine and ecstasy found stashed under seaweed off Western Australia after yacht used by alleged smugglers ran agroundThree more men have been charged over a massive A$1bn drug haul found on a tiny island off Western Australia after a yacht ra...
17:56, 2019-09-12

U.S. FDA grants orphan drug status to AstraZeneca's asthma drug Fasenra AstraZeneca said on Wednesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted orphan drug status for its drug to treat eosinophilic esophagitis and unveiled positive results from a late-stage trial on a triple-drug therapy targeting a severe lung ...
10:42, 2019-08-28

Boom in overdose-reversing drug is tied to fewer drug deaths Prescriptions of the overdose-reversing drug naloxone are soaring, and experts say that could be a reason overdose deaths have stopped rising for the first time in nearly three decades....
04:28, 2019-08-08

Federal drug crackdown yields 32 arrests in notoriously drug-heavy San Francisco neighborhood “It’s pretty bad. They're just shooting up right in front of you,” one local business owner described the drug-infested area.        ...
07:14, 2019-08-08

US drug czar James Carroll calls out drug companies for role in opioid crisis Following the landmark ruling in Oklahoma on Monday against Johnson and Johnson that found the company responsible for helping fuel the opioid epidemic, U.S. drug czar James Carroll called out drugmakers for their role as "one of the factors into the...
06:42, 2019-08-28

‘Flint Is Everywhere’: California Farmworkers Confront a Tainted Water Crisis The soil in California’s farm country is fertile, but the water is bad. Half of all failing water systems in the state are in the San Joaquin Valley....
16:42, 2019-05-21

Identify Tainted Officers And Compulsorily Retire Them: Anil Baijal Lt Governor Anil Baijal today directed Delhi's chief secretary, vice chairman of the DDA, police commissioner and municipal commissioners to identify "tainted" officers and "compulsorily retire them"....
20:56, 2019-07-04

Russia's Transneft signed off on alleged supplier of tainted oil: documents A small oil transport firm accused of pumping toxic chemicals into Russia's crude pipeline network that then polluted oil exports to Europe received daily documents from Russian state pipeline monopoly Transneft giving its oil deliveries a clean bill...
15:56, 2019-07-17

Kentucky Derby result just the latest in string of 'tainted triumphs' Saturday's historic disqualification of Kentucky Derby first-place finisher Maximum Security resulted in a "Run for the Roses" victory for second-place finisher Country House -- and an anticlimax that will likely be debated for decades....
10:14, 2019-05-05

UK opens inquiry into tainted-blood scandal that killed 2400 A long-awaited inquiry is opening in Britain into how contaminated blood was used to treat thousands of people in the 1970s and ‘80s, killing at least 2,400...
12:56, 2019-04-30

Olympics: Boyle calls for reassessment of dope-tainted golds Australian Sports Hall of Fame sprinter Raelene Boyle called on Saturday for a reassessment of Olympic medals won by East German athletes in the decades when the country was operating a systematic state-sponsored doping program....
14:42, 2019-05-04

Woman in coma after using face cream tainted with mercury, officials say The California woman, 47, bought the anti-aging cream from a third-party that imported the cream from Mexico, health officials say.        ...
22:28, 2019-09-12

Russian tainted oil suspect seeking political asylum in Lithuania Roman Ruzhechko, a suspect in a Russian probe into a major oil pipeline contamination earlier this year, has asked for political asylum in Lithuania, a Vilnius district court spokesman told Reuters on Friday....
11:14, 2019-07-19

Lawyers for church leader say Attorney General tainted jury New lawyers for the leader of a Mexico-based megachurch charged with human trafficking and child rape say remarks by California's attorney general may have tainted a potential jury....
00:00, 2019-06-08

Concerns rise over tainted sewage sludge spread on croplands LAPEER, Mich. — For more than 20 years, the eastern Michigan town of Lapeer sent leftover sludge from its sewage treatment plant to area farms, supplying them with high-quality, free fertilizer while avoiding the expense of disposal elsewhere. But st...
21:00, 2019-09-12

Tainted alcohol kills at least 19 in Costa Rica, health officials say At least 19 people have died since early June after drinking alcohol tainted with methanol in Costa Rica, prompting a national alert and widening the focus on the problem of bootleg liquor in Latin America....
17:14, 2019-07-22

Russian suspect in tainted oil scandal seeks asylum in Lithuania After huge amounts of Russian crude oil were found to be tainted, Russian authorities detained several suspects over the scandal. Roman Ruzhechko, the man charged with the alleged conspiracy, sought refuge in Lithuania....
23:00, 2019-07-19

Bucks investigating report of tainted drinks at plaza party MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks say they are investigating a report by people who believe their drinks were spiked during a party outside the NBA team’s arena. WISN-TV reports that a handful of partygoers stated on social m...
00:56, 2019-05-12

NC ‘bathroom bill’ sponsor wins GOP redo of tainted election RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republicans want the sponsor of a headline-grabbing “bathroom bill” that voided anti-discrimination protections for LGBT people to represent them in a special congressional election needed after last year’s cont...
07:42, 2019-05-15

Taking a vacation? Here's how to avoid tainted alcohol anywhere you travel Twenty five people have died in Costa Rica due to tainted alcohol, authorities say. Here's how to protect yourself while traveling.       ...
08:28, 2019-08-23

European Drug Report 2019 directly contrasts U.S. drug crisis, tells a story of relative calm Around 8,200 people died of an overdose in Europe in 2018, according to the European Drug Report. That's almost 10 times smaller than the number of overdose deaths in the United States....
13:00, 2019-06-06

European Drug Report 2019 directly contrasts US drug crisis, tells a story of relative calm Around 8,200 people died of an overdose in Europe in 2018, according to the European Drug Report. That's almost 10 times less than the number of overdose deaths in the United States....
04:14, 2019-06-07

Tainted alcohol kills 19 in Costa Rica, ministry says, urging caution Nineteen people have died from consuming alcohol tainted with toxic levels of methanol in Costa Rica, where the Ministry of Health issued a national alert....
23:56, 2019-07-21

‘The joy is tainted’: Liverpool and Tottenham fans face high price for success Supporters’ groups cry foul at soaring price of tickets, flights and accommodation for Madrid Champions League final Now that they have caught their breath, many Liverpool and Tottenham fans say their delight at qualifying for the Champions League fi...
22:14, 2019-05-09

Death toll from tainted liquor in Costa Rica reaches 25, officials say The death toll from tainted liquor in Costa Rica has reached 25, with nearly 60 people hospitalized, officials in the Central American country said. Costa Rica’s Ministry of Health confirmed the new total earlier this month following two more d...
19:28, 2019-08-19

US Woman In Coma After Using Mercury-Tainted Anti-Wrinkle Skin Cream A Sacramento, California, woman went to the emergency room with numbness in her hands and feet, slurred speech and trouble walking in July. The 47-year-old mother of five wasn't having a stroke or a......
19:28, 2019-09-12

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17:56, 2019-05-06

De Blasio acts on lead-tainted NYCHA apartments after Post report Confronted with The Post’s damning front-page expose that showed city officials left children in lead-tainted apartments, Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday promised assistance and additional inspections to help fix what he called a “never-again si...
04:56, 2019-07-09

Costa Rica blames 19 deaths on tainted alcohol, confiscates 30K bottles Several brands of alcohol tested positive for the presence of methanol, a toxic form of alcohol not intended for drinking.       ...
16:42, 2019-07-22

Indonesia election tainted, opposition marchers say, but government warns against treason Hundreds of supporters of an opposition presidential candidate marched in Indonesia on Friday to protest against what they called election fraud, as the government warned that efforts to cast doubt on the outcome could amount to treason....
14:14, 2019-05-10

Woman falls into ‘semi-coma’ after using mercury-tainted face cream A woman from Sacramento is now in what is being described as a “semi-comatose state” after experiencing a severe reaction to skin cream that was tainted with mercury. The product, which was reportedly imported from Mexico, was apparently ...
11:14, 2019-09-12

Costa Rica tainted alcohol death toll rises to 25; what you need to know about spotting it The Costa Rican Ministry of Health says 25 people have died from drinking tainted alcohol. Learn how to identify and avoid it when traveling.       ...
00:14, 2019-08-20

Olympics: Raelene Boyle calls for reassessment of dope-tainted golds Australian Sports Hall of Fame sprinter Boyle uses Australian Olympic Committee’s agm to take a stanceAustralian Sports Hall of Fame sprinter Raelene Boyle called on Saturday for a reassessment of Olympic medals won by East German athletes in the dec...
13:56, 2019-05-04

UFC's Yoel Romero awarded $27 million in tainted supplement lawsuit Yoel Romero's name has been further cleared of wrongdoing after a 2016 drug test was proven to have stemmed from a tainted supplement.        ...
21:14, 2019-05-29

Exclusive: Kazakhstan to seek damages from Transneft for tainted oil loaded in Ust-Luga Kazakh oil flowing via Russia to be loaded on tankers at the Baltic Sea port of Ust-Luga has been contaminated and Kazakhstan plans to seek compensation from Russian pipeline monopoly Transneft, a senior Kazakh energy official said....
11:56, 2019-05-17

Ex-South African President Denies Wrongdoing With Tainted Gupta Brothers Former South African president Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that he had never broken the law with the Gupta family, describing the businessmen at the centre of an influence-peddling......
14:42, 2019-07-15

North Carolina to hold congressional primary after race tainted by fraud North Carolina voters on Tuesday will start the process of picking a new Republican candidate for Congress after state officials ordered a rerun of a November 2018 race marred by an absentee-ballot fraud scheme....
18:56, 2019-05-14

Santino William Legan: Gilroy shooter from boxing-loving family, cited 'Might Makes Right' Santino William Legan, the 19-year-old named by police as the Gilroy shooter, wasn't a troublemaker -- but apparent Insta posts reveal his anger.        ...
00:56, 2019-07-30

South Africa’s Middle Class Sours on Mandela’s Party, Tainted by Corruption President Cyril Ramaphosa is pushing to win back the support of black middle-class voters in Wednesday’s election, but many are outraged over the endemic corruption in the African National Congress....
23:28, 2019-05-21

North Carolina Republicans to Pick Candidate for Congress in Fraud-Tainted District State officials ordered a new election in the Ninth Congressional District, so Republicans must select one of 10 candidates in the last unsettled House race of the midterms....
15:42, 2019-05-14

Teen admits to serving teacher semen-tainted crepe in cooking class An Ohio teen was sentenced to jail time after he admitted to serving a teacher a semen-tainted crepe as part of a sick joke during a cooking competition at his middle school, a report said this week. The 15-year-old admitted to bringing in a bag of h...
07:42, 2019-09-18

Cuomo’s Buffalo Billion-tainted Tesla Solar City faces audit Just when Gov. Andrew Cuomo thought he was done with “Buffalo Billion”… State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli is conducting a sweeping audit of New York’s high-tech programs that will include a hard look at the taxpayer costs of the Tesla’...
01:00, 2019-08-29

Navy executes successful test of AEGIS Virtual Twin software in missile test The U.S. Navy successfully executed a live-fire drill controlled by a prototype of the AEGIS Virtual Combat Management System, the U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command announced....
14:49, 2019-04-28

Crash test dummies fly out of roller coaster during test A New Jersey theme park said the malfunction that sent two roller coaster crash dummies crashing into the roof of a neighboring hotel was a problem with the dummies, not the ride itself....
21:00, 2019-05-02

Family attorney: Mexican resort served ‘tainted’ alcohol to 20-year-old American tourist before she drowned The attorney for the family of 20-year-old tourist Abbey Conner, who drowned after drinking alcohol at a Mexican resort, said Thursday that the alcohol was “tainted” and her parents are now filing a new lawsuit against the resort....
21:00, 2019-06-13

New Jersey judge who cited alleged rapist's 'good family' in court ruling steps down Superior Court Judge James G. Troiano has drawn an intense backlash over his decision to bar prosecutors from bringing adult charges against the teen.        ...
04:00, 2019-07-18

WoW Classic Stress Test Time: World of Warcraft Classic's final test ahead of release date The WoW Classic release date is later this month, but today, Blizzard is putting on one final World of Warcraft Classic Stress Test to really put the servers through its paces....
15:14, 2019-08-08

Ex-Brooklyn resident wins $325M in Johnson & Johnson tainted baby powder suit A former Brooklyn woman has been awarded $325 million by a Manhattan jury after allegedly getting cancer from asbestos-laced Johnson & Johnson baby powder — one of the highest verdicts ever in such cases. Donna Oslon, 65, and her husband, Robert, sue...
04:56, 2019-06-01

WoW Classic Stress Test End Time: World of Warcraft Classic final test before release date The WoW Classic release date is later this month, but today, Blizzard is putting on one final World of Warcraft Classic Stress Test to really put the servers through its paces....
12:56, 2019-08-09

U.S. Stocks Turn Positive After Fed Comments U.S. stocks broke into positive territory late Thursday after a Federal Reserve official urged central banks to lower interest rates swiftly on signs of economic weakening....
21:42, 2019-07-18

Trudeau and Xi had ‘positive, constructive’ talks at G20: PMO Trudeau spoke "more than once" to Xi during a meeting of the Group of 20 leading economies in Osaka, Japan, said an official in Trudeau's office, who requested anonymity given the sensitivity of the situation....
02:56, 2019-06-29

U.S. Consumers Remained Positive in July U.S. household sentiment ticked slightly higher in July, holding at a high level despite trade uncertainties, according to a University of Michigan survey....
20:56, 2019-08-02

A Body Positive Outlook, but His Jeggings Had to Go Katie Sturino, who writes “The 12ish” blog, was surprised by John Forkin’s style from the start, including just how comfortable he was being himself....
15:28, 2019-06-22

Swimmer tests positive for 'banned substance' Australia swim star Shayna Jack has confirmed she tested positive for a banned substance in the lead up to the World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea....
15:00, 2019-07-27

Oil prices rise nearly 3% on positive economic data Oil prices rose nearly 3% on Wednesday, boosted by a wider market pickup on positive news from China's services sector, after three days of losses due to fears about a weakening global economy....
18:00, 2019-09-04

Munster aims for “positive” ERC Junior finale "Grégoire Munster wants to end his maiden FIA ERC3 Junior Championship campaign on a “positive note” following a season of mixed results in the Pirelli-supported category."...
15:28, 2019-08-16

"Pro-Incumbency, Positive Vote": Prakash Javadekar On BJP's Big Win Union minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday termed BJP's humongous lead in the Lok Sabha election results trends as "pro-incumbency and positive" vote by the people of the country....
20:56, 2019-05-23

Alternative education for HIV-positive children in Ethiopia Holistic models of care for HIV-positive children are almost non-existent in Ethiopia. In an area south of the capital with a high prevalence of of virus that can lead to AIDS, one school is an exception....
21:56, 2019-09-17

De Blasio tries to spin absence during blackout as a positive Mayor de Blasio continued to make excuses on Monday for campaigning in Iowa during the Manhattan blackout – and actually tried to spin the blunder in his favor by claiming his role as a “chief executive” of America’s largest city makes him better tha...
16:56, 2019-07-15

Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness Reveals He Is HIV-Positive Queer Eye star Jonathan Van Ness has something he wants the world to know: He is HIV-Positive. The 32-year-old fan-favorite Netflix star revealed his diagnosis in his new memoir, Over the......
04:56, 2019-09-22

Banks rallied on a Fed cut, and that's a 'very positive' sign, Jim Cramer says Investors bought bank stocks because there's a chance the Federal Reserve's interest rate cut may "put an end to this artificially inverted yield curve," Jim Cramer says....
03:00, 2019-09-19

Nine-year-old girl tests positive for Ebola A 9-year-old Congolese girl tested positive for Ebola in Uganda near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), according to a press statement from the Ugandan Ministry of Health Thursday....
02:14, 2019-08-31

Meet the HIV-positive man celebrating his 100th birthday The world’s oldest-living person with HIV is celebrating his 100th birthday — stunning doctors who call him an “icon of hope” for people living with the disease, according to a new report. “I feel happy,” the man, who on...
00:28, 2019-09-20

Under the skin: Why solid-state batteries are a big positive If solid-state batteries become a reality, range of EVs could double, weight would reduce and batteries, like this one in the I-Pace, would shrink significantly Safer and more durable than their lithium ion counterparts, solid-state batteries could...
07:28, 2019-07-01

France's Macron says EU nominations positive for Europe French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday that the nominations for the European Union's top posts were "positive and consensual" and offered a fresh start for the bloc....
21:56, 2019-07-02

Study: Most Americans have positive view of FBI after Russia saga After the two-year Russia investigation and its continuing fallout, most Americans still approve of the way the Federal Bureau of Investigation handles its job, a new survey said Friday....
01:56, 2019-05-11

E-scooters put Swedish start-up VOI on road to positive cashflow Hjelm said the sector had learnt from past mistakes, with VOI upgrading to a model with longer-range swappable batteries to eliminate transport costs and increase product life....
00:00, 2019-07-09

Futures turn positive after Fed chief Powell's remarks U.S. stock index futures turned positive on Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said the central bank was ready to "act as appropriate" to sustain a decade-long expansion, bolstering expectations of an interest rate cut later this mon...
14:56, 2019-07-10

India expect 'positive' verdict on Davis Cup tie against Pakistan The All India Tennis Association (AITA) is hopeful its security concerns for next month's tie against hosts Pakistan will be addressed after the game's global governing body referred the matter to its Davis Cup committee....
13:14, 2019-08-21

ECB's Nowotny says takes very positive view of Lagarde nomination European Central Bank policymaker Ewald Nowotny said on Thursday he takes a very positive view of European Union leaders' decision to name Christine Lagarde president of the ECB. [nL8N2431D3]...
13:14, 2019-07-03

MLB warns players about sex pills blamed for positive PED tests Major League Baseball has warned players of the "very real risk" of over-the-counter sexual enhancement pills which contain banned substances, according to media reports....
11:42, 2019-08-22

Fed trades 'remarkably positive' for 'no precedents' after volatile year A year ago, U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell held a "remarkably positive outlook" for an economy enjoying a "historically rare" combination of good news including low unemployment, steady inflation and strong growth that were all expected to ...
15:56, 2019-09-15

E-scooters put Swedish start-up on road to positive cashflow Growing numbers of young people whizzing around Europe's big cities on electric scooters may represent a nightmare for some pedestrians and motorists, but for Swedish sharing start-up VOI they offer a path to positive cashflow....
20:00, 2019-07-08

Trump says U.S. had positive correspondence with North Korea recently U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Monday his administration had very positive correspondence recently with North Korea, with which it has been working to restart talks aimed at ending Pyongyang's nuclear program....
19:28, 2019-07-22

| Pakistan man murders HIV positive wife in epidemic-hit south A Pakistani man killed his HIV positive wife in southern Pakistan, where hundreds of people have tested positive for the virus in recent weeks, stirring panic and casting a light on the country's dismal public health standards....
20:28, 2019-05-29

Pew: 65% of Democratic voters have positive view of 2020 candidates Democratic voters have a better impression of their party's presidential candidates this year compared to similar points in the past eight elections, a Pew survey released Thursday indicates....
03:56, 2019-07-19

U.S., China trade talks on positive track: PBOC's Yi Trade negotiations between China and the United States at a G20 meeting over the weekend went better than expected and provide a positive roadmap for further talks, People's Bank of China Governor Yi Gang said on Monday....
16:42, 2019-07-01

Negative Bond Yields Bring Positive Returns U.S. investors are entering into complex strategies that generate a positive return even from negative-yielding debt. Currency hedges are a key driver....
21:42, 2019-09-08

Over 40 and loving it: let's celebrate fiction with positive older characters Too many books feature sterotypical older women who can’t use phones and don’t like sex. Gransnet and imprint HQ are looking for writers to change all thatThere is a passage from Jilly Cooper’s Rivals which, despite first reading it in my early teens...
20:14, 2019-06-28

Two athletes positive for steroids in London 2012 retests "Two athletes who competed in the London 2012 Olympics tested positive for anabolic steroids following retests of their seven-year-old samples, the International Olympic Committee said on Friday."...
14:00, 2019-05-10

Halep stays positive as title defense crumbles Simona Halep tried to look on the positive side after losing in the French Open quarter-finals on Thursday, saying her shock 6-2 6-4 defeat to Amanda Anisimova gave her more time to prepare for the grasscourt season....
16:14, 2019-06-06

Facing life with dementia and discovering a positive path I thought dementia was all about losing myself, but I have found sides to me I never knew I hadIt was at work where I noticed my first symptoms. I was a non-clinical team leader training matrons and sisters in the art of electronic rostering. My girl...
18:42, 2019-09-14

Netherlands head into World Cup on a positive by beating Australia 3-0 Netherlands 3-0 AustraliaVan de Sanden scores twice, Miedema nets the otherThey call Eindhoven the city of lights and a footballing public eager to send their team off to the World Cup in fashion was rewarded handsomely as the Netherlands’ top stars ...
23:00, 2019-06-01

Positive effect from Apple's new iPads will be short lived Even though Apple just reported that iPad revenue for its fiscal second quarter had the highest growth rate in six years, the truth is that tablet shipments have been in a free-fall for some years now. The increasing size of smartphone screens is one...
06:42, 2019-05-06

Pluristem gets positive results from radiation treatment trials Israel's Pluristem Therapeutics Inc reported on Wednesday positive results from a series of studies in animals of its placenta-based stem cell therapy to treat acute radiation syndrome (ARS)....
14:56, 2019-07-31

Oil prices jump 4.3% on positive economic data from China Oil prices rose more than 4% on Wednesday, boosted by a wider market pickup on positive news from China, after three days of losses due to fears about a weakening global economy....
00:28, 2019-09-05

China Says History Shows Positive Outcome From US Talks Possible Four decades of dealings between China and the United States show that positive outcomes were always possible, China's foreign ministry said on Wednesday, after their presidents agreed to rekindle......
15:00, 2019-06-19

Jonathan Van Ness on being HIV positive: 'It gave me a reason to really fight' The charismatic star of hit TV show Queer Eye had a troubled and chaotic early life. Here, for the first time, he talks about his life with the virusThe words “smoky lavender” appear twice in Over the Top, a memoir by Jonathan Van Ness, the most fabu...
12:42, 2019-09-22

CBP Official Says HIV-Positive Status Justifies Family Separation The chief of law enforcement at the Customs and Border Protection agency said on Thursday an adult’s HIV-positive status is justification for separating them from their children....
15:14, 2019-07-26

Individualized, supportive care key to positive childbirth experience, says WHO WHO has issued new recommendations to establish global care standards for healthy pregnant women and reduce unnecessary medical interventions. Worldwide, an estimated 140 million births take place every year. Most of these occur without complication...
18:28, 2019-04-28

Nevada law makes it illegal to deny job if tested pot positive The bill, which was signed into law by Gov. Steve Sisolak on June 5, makes an exception for job seekers applying to be firefighters or emergency medical technicians, according to the bill....
08:28, 2019-06-13

Crude prices rise after positive news from China Oil prices rose early Tuesday, after Monday declines, possibly helped by some positive news from China -- but doubts remain as to whether that direction will hold....
20:00, 2019-04-28

Los Angeles Barbershop Ordered to Pay $80,000 for Discriminating Against HIV-Positive Customer In the fall of 2017, Nikko Briteramos was turned away from Los Angeles barbershop King of Kuts, despite getting his hair cut there several times before. But things changed once a barber disclosed to the shop’s owner he was HIV positive, Briteramos sa...
18:28, 2019-06-11

On Becoming A God In Central Florida raises the stakes in "A Positive Spin!" For a moment in “A Positive Spin!,” Krystal Stubbs is poised to blow the lid off FAM. She uses her quick-thinking to thwart Cody, intent on giving a speech to the masses about how FAM ruined her life. But what would be the fun in that? Instead, Kryst...
13:56, 2019-09-02

UK Labour says had positive Brexit talks with other opposition parties Britain's Labour Party said it held positive talks on Friday with fellow opposition parties as they seek to prevent the country leaving the European Union without a deal....
15:42, 2019-09-06

‘It has been totally positive’: the couples brought together by an autism diagnosis When one partner in a relationship learns they are autistic, it can explain years of frustration and confusion. And, for many, the knowledge makes their bond stronger than everWhen their children were young, Karen and David took them to a noisy resta...
15:14, 2019-07-29

Kenyan marathon runner tests positive for strychnine MONACO (AP) — Kenyan marathon runner Felix Kirwa has been banned for nine months after testing positive for strychnine, a drug commonly known as rat poison. The Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa has been banned until Nov. 14 and disqualified from h...
12:28, 2019-06-12

Over 900 city classrooms tested positive for exposed lead paint More than 900 aging city classrooms tested positive for exposed lead paint last month, according to new Department of Education data. City officials vetted more than 5,400 classrooms in 797 buildings built before 1985 last month to determine the scop...
20:56, 2019-08-01

Shelby: Trump ‘pretty positive’ on budget caps deal President Donald Trump seemed “pretty positive” Monday afternoon about the idea of striking a deal with Congress to prevent billions of dollars in sequestration cuts over the next two years, Senate Appropriations Chairman Richard Shelby said tonight....
02:14, 2019-05-21

Stock futures jump after China’s positive comments on trade US stock index futures jumped about one percent Thursday morning as China sounded upbeat about its trade talks with the United States, calming investors unnerved by the prospect of a recession. China’s commerce ministry said both sides are discussing...
15:28, 2019-08-29

EU ministers 'more positive' over West Balkan membership talks: Finnish FM Finland's foreign minister said on Friday his EU colleagues were increasingly hopeful they could eventually move towards membership talks with North Macedonia and Albania, though he gave no timeline....
19:28, 2019-08-30

More flexible yuan could be positive for China's credit rating - Fitch A freer-floating yuan could be a positive for China’s sovereign credit rating, agency Fitch said on Tuesday, by helping preserve its foreign exchange reserves and cushioning some of the negative effects of U.S. trade tariffs....
12:00, 2019-08-06

Positive Spirit falls out of the gate at the start of Kentucky Oaks Jockey Manny Franco was thrown off Positive Spirit when the horse trips and falls at the start of the Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs.        ...
04:28, 2019-05-04

‘Queer Eye’s Jonathan Van Ness Says He Is a ‘Member of the Beautiful H.I.V.-Positive Community’ Jonathan Van Ness, the 32-year-old star of Netflix’s Queer Eye, shared that he is H.I.V. positive in a powerful interview with the New York Times on Saturday. He said that he hopes he can bring attention to misperceptions about being H.I.V. pos...
23:28, 2019-09-21

Pauly D Says Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino Is "Happy, Positive" in Prison While Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is not partying at the Jersey Shore this summer, the star is keeping his head up while in prison. During an appearance on Watch What Happens......
17:00, 2019-07-12

Arizona’s ‘Positive Ticketing Campaign’ blasted on Twitter as ‘bullsh-t’ A report that police in Arizona would be pulling over good drivers to reward them with convenience store coupons drew massive outrage on Monday — prompting cops to clarify they were never going to actually stop any motorists. A tweet from Tempe outle...
03:42, 2019-07-30

More flexible yuan could be positive for China's credit rating: Fitch A freer-floating yuan could be a positive for China’s sovereign credit rating, agency Fitch said on Tuesday, by helping preserve its foreign exchange reserves and cushioning some of the negative effects of U.S. trade tariffs....
12:00, 2019-08-06

Gibraltar had 'positive' meeting with Iran over seized Grace 1 tanker Gibraltar's Chief Minister Fabian Picardo had a "constructive and positive" meeting with Iranian officials in London about the detained oil tanker Grace 1, Gibraltar said....
20:14, 2019-07-18

Trump creates positive effect on socially responsible investing The rise of climate skeptic Donald Trump to the U.S. presidency ironically has resulted in a rapid increase in interest and adoption of impact investing and other types of values-based investing....
16:28, 2019-04-28

Olympics: Two athletes positive for steroids in London 2012 retests - IOC Two athletes who competed in the London 2012 Olympics tested positive for anabolic steroids following retests of their seven-year-old samples, the International Olympic Committee said on Friday....
14:28, 2019-05-10

Olympic marathon silver medalist Kirwa positive for doping MONACO (AP) — Olympic women’s marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for doping. Track and field’s Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa has been sent a “notice of allegation̶...
23:00, 2019-05-21

FAA chief calls 8-hour meeting on Boeing 737 MAX 'exceedingly positive' The acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday that an eight-hour meeting with international air regulators to discuss the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX was "exceedingly positive" and "constructive."...
02:42, 2019-05-24

Positive childhood experiences tied to better adult mental health Kids who have more supportive experiences with family, friends, and people in their school and community may be less likely to have psychological or relationship troubles in adulthood, a new study suggests....
06:14, 2019-09-10

Decrease in charges indicates positive cultural change, says Cricket Australia Analysis shows dramatic change in on-field behaviourImprovement comes after last year’s cultural review Cricket Australia chairman Earl Eddings has hailed the improved behaviour of players, suggesting the governing body has achieved meaningful change...
03:00, 2019-05-09

Canada's Trudeau, Xi had 'positive' discussions as dispute rages -Ottawa Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Chinese President Xi Jinping had "positive, constructive interactions" on the sidelines of the G20 summit on Friday as a dispute between the two countries rages, Trudeau's office said....
01:28, 2019-06-29

Congolese Girl, 9, Dies After Testing Positive for Ebola in Uganda (KAMPALA, Uganda) — A 9-year-old Congolese girl who tested positive for Ebola in neighboring Uganda has died, officials said Friday, as the World Health Organization said that the outbreak has neared 3,000 cases. The young girl’s body wil...
19:28, 2019-08-30

Facebook warehouse evacuated after mail tests positive for sarin A drop of sarin on skin can cause sweating and muscle twitching, and exposure to large doses can result in paralysis and respiratory failure leading to death....
00:14, 2019-07-02

FAA chief calls eight-hour meeting on Boeing 737 MAX 'exceedingly positive' The acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday that an eight-hour meeting with international air regulators to discuss the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX was "exceedingly positive" and "constructive."...
02:00, 2019-05-24

Pakistan Man Murders HIV Positive Wife As Outbreak Spreads Fear A man killed his HIV positive wife on Wednesday in southern Pakistan, where hundreds of people have tested positive for the virus in recent weeks, stirring panic and casting a light on the country's......
16:42, 2019-05-29

Canada's Trudeau, Xi had 'positive' discussions as dispute rages: Ottawa Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Chinese President Xi Jinping had "positive, constructive interactions" on the sidelines of the G20 summit on Friday as a dispute between the two countries rages, Trudeau's office said....
01:00, 2019-06-29

The Spice Girls really do have a positive message. It just took me 20 years to get it | Emma Brockes Thanks to my kids’ reaction to Geri and co’s comeback, I’ve found myself retroactively convinced by Girl PowerI was 19 years old when the Spice Girls’ first single came out and already outside the upper age limit of their target market. I remember se...
17:28, 2019-07-26

Note to Trump: Negative rates have delivered few positive results U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted with envy on Wednesday about the ultra-low, even negative interest rates in other parts of the world, berating what he called the "boneheads" at the Federal Reserve for not following suit....
02:00, 2019-09-12

Doping: Jamaican under-20 world champ Williams tests positive Jamaica's world under-20 double sprint gold medalist Briana Williams has tested positive for a banned diuretic, her lawyer has told Reuters, potentially ruling her out of the world athletics championships in Doha....
07:00, 2019-08-28

OFFICIAL CORRECTION-Pluristem gets positive results from radiation treatment trials Israel's Pluristem Therapeutics Inc reported on Wednesday positive results from a series of studies in animals of its placenta-based stem cell therapy to treat acute radiation syndrome (ARS)....
16:28, 2019-07-31

New Jersey Dunkin' employee tests positive for Hepatitis A, customers warned Customers in New Jersey who ran on Dunkin’ between May 18 and June 1 are being warned about Hepatitis A after an employee at a Turnersville location tested positive for the disease....
02:14, 2019-06-11

South Africa’s Aphiwe Dyantyi tests positive for banned substance • Winger denies wrongdoing and requests B sample analysis• Dyantyi was 2018 World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the YearSouth Africa’s winger, Aphiwe Dyantyi, has tested positive for an unspecified banned substance but denies wrongdoing and has reques...
19:28, 2019-08-24

Dutch central bank tested blockchain for 3 years. The results? ‘Not that positive’ The Dutch central bank developed and evaluated four distributed ledger technology (DLT) prototypes in three years, but so far blockchain hasn’t lived up to the hype, The Banker reports. In fact, the only use-case it can easily envision is cross-borde...
16:28, 2019-05-01

EU ministers 'more positive' toward West Balkan countries' EU membership talks: Finnish FM Finland's foreign minister Pekka Haavisto said EU colleagues had more expectations of proceeding toward EU membership talks with North Macedonia and Albania as the bloc's leaders met in Helsinki....
16:14, 2019-08-30

Americans positive on economy but views deeply split by politics and wealth Pew study finds richer, Republican Americans more likely to view economy positively than poorer Americans and DemocratsAmericans are more positive about the state of the US economy than they have been in nearly two decades, but their views are deeply...
20:56, 2019-07-25

Facebook buildings evacuated after mail tests positive for sarin, officials say Four buildings that receive and mail for social media giant Facebook were evacuated Monday after a bag of mail tested positive for the nerve gas sarin....
23:00, 2019-07-01

The bond market recession signal freaking the markets out could be a false positive The nature of this yield curve inversion may make it not the recession indicator it has been in the past, claims equity strategist Tom Lee of Fundstrat....
20:56, 2019-05-29

Western premiers ‘expecting positive discussions’ as meeting kicks off in Edmonton Canada's western and northern premiers are meeting in Edmonton in a effort to make the "western provinces and territories the source of Canada’s strength and economic growth."...
22:14, 2019-06-27

John Travolta has an admirably positive spin on his perceived VMAs flub Actor and apparent Taylor Swift pen pal John Travolta wants you to know that he didn't accidentally mistake a drag queen for the real-life star while presenting at the MTV Video Music Awards on Monday. But he's cool if that's what you want to think....
03:56, 2019-08-31

Italy's 'unnecessary' political crisis could turn out to be a positive for Rome, analyst says Markets pay particular attention to Italy's spending, given its public debt pile. This stands at above 130% of its growth rate, one of the highest in the world....
08:00, 2019-08-22

Treasury's Mnuchin sees positive U.S. growth as China talks loom U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday said he did not see the threat of a recession as the Trump administration seeks to revive trade negotiations with China, adding that he expected a positive year ahead for the U.S. economy....
14:56, 2019-09-09

Queer Eye Stars Send Their Love After Jonathan Van Ness Reveals He's HIV-Positive Jonathan Van Ness is feeling the love and support from his Queer Eye co-stars. The 32-year-old star opened up about being HIV-Positive, something that he revealed in his upcoming memoir......
04:56, 2019-09-22

CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-E-scooters put Swedish start-up on road to positive cashflow Growing numbers of young people whizzing around Europe's big cities on electric scooters may represent a nightmare for some pedestrians and motorists, but for Swedish sharing start-up VOI they offer a path to positive cashflow....
19:42, 2019-07-08

U.S. says hopes release of Lebanese man by Iran is positive signs for jailed Americans The United States on Tuesday applauded the release of Lebanese detainee Nizar Zakka, who has U.S. residency, by Iran as a "great day" for him and his family and said it hoped the move was a positive sign for Americans detained by Tehran....
19:56, 2019-06-11

| WATCH | Jeremy Hunt 'feeling positive' on day of Tory leadership announcement Conservative Party leadership contender Jeremy Hunt leaves Lancaster House, London. Britain will learn who its next prime minister will be on Tuesday as the result of a Tory leadership contest dominated by Boris Johnson is announced....
15:14, 2019-07-23

Rs 1.76 Lakh Crore RBI Transfer Positive For Economy: Soumya Kanti Ghosh The transfer of surplus and excess dividend is in line with the recommendations of the Bimal Jalan Committee, which was tasked to review the Economic Capital Framework of the RBI....
15:00, 2019-08-27

Jeffrey Epstein reportedly appeared positive before death, told lawyer he'd see him soon Accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein was reportedly upbeat and optimistic — or, alternatively, "delusional" — during his final hours alive, with officials contending Epstein gave no indication he'd soon use a confluence of procedural lapses at the ...
17:28, 2019-08-15

‘Toy Story 4’: Positive early buzz for Keanu Reeves, Betty White “Toy Story” has never disappointed on delivering some of the best voice acting in the business, but the latest installment of Pixar’s most beloved franchise is a certifiable supernova of star power. And now that the first reactions ...
23:00, 2019-06-12

New partnership agreement with Liberia, shows ‘clear positive impact of UN peacekeeping’ A formal agreement between Liberia and the UN to supply peacekeeping personnel to serve in the UN Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), marks an “immensely significant” transition for the former war-torn West African nation, its UN Ambassador said...
18:42, 2019-07-24

Kelly Clarkson hopes to leave 'positive footprints' with new talk show If it weren't surrounded by bright stage lights and housed on a stage on the Universal backlot, the set of Kelly Clarkson's new talk show could be the setting for the coolest new bar in Austin, Texas....
22:28, 2019-09-06

Parliamentary bid to democratize Myanmar constitution a ‘positive development’ says UN rights expert A newly formed parliamentary committee to amend Myanmar’s problematic constitution was welcomed as a positive move on Thursday by Yanghee Lee, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the country....
14:53, 2019-04-28

Pregnant mother tests positive for opiates after eating poppy seed bagel A New York state mom was separated from her newborn baby — because, just like in the classic “Seinfeld” episode, she failed a drug test after eating a baked good with poppy seeds, she said in a new interview. Elizabeth Dominguez, 29, inno...
19:28, 2019-05-14

China's Liu is still set to join US trade talks this week, a potentially positive sign for a deal Tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods are set to increase to 25% on Friday, but the U.S. could reconsider the move if it sees progress in the talks....
23:28, 2019-05-06

Proud dad Elton John keeps sending Taron Egerton positive Rocketman reviews With the Elton John biopic Rocketman releasing this week, Hollywood doppelgänger Taron Egerton has been hitting the promo circuit to talk about both the experience of playing John in a film and the weird reality of becoming good buds with the famous ...
21:14, 2019-05-29

UPDATE 1-Telefonica Brasil sees positive trend for revenue as prices rise Brazilian wireless carrier Telefonica Brasil expects rising prices to keep revenue on a positive track this year even as competition in Latin America's largest market grows, Chief Executive Christian Gebara said on Thursday....
16:14, 2019-05-09

Bucks locker room stays positive after season ends in East finals What I'm Hearing: Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel describes the somber but upbeat mood in the Bucks locker room after being eliminated by the Raptors.        ...
15:00, 2019-05-26

How a Vow of Silence Turned Lizzo Into a Body-Positive Queen With an Unstoppable Singing Career Lizzo has been waiting a long time for this moment. Just days before the singer is due to return to the Coachella stage for an encore performance at weekend two of the music festival to......
17:28, 2019-06-14

Hundreds of promgoers potentially exposed to hepatitis A after venue worker tests positive Students at two Florida high schools may have been exposed to hepatitis A after a worker at the venue that hosted their proms tested positive for the virus....
23:42, 2019-05-03

‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold’ brings positive Latino roles to the big screen Actors Isabela Moner and Eugenio Derbez know the "Dora the Explorer" film adaptation explores largely uncharted territory for Latino representation in Hollywood....
00:28, 2019-08-09

Facebook Buildings Evacuated After Mail Tests Positive for Sarin Nerve Agent MENLO PARK, Calif. — A Facebook mail processing warehouse near company headquarters was evacuated Monday as officials work to determine what caused mail to test positive for the nerve agent sarin. Menlo Park Fire Marshal Jon Johnston said Monda...
01:14, 2019-07-02

Tennessee mom charged with murder after premature twins died, tested positive for drugs Tiffany Marie Roberts, 29, prematurely gave birth to twins, who had drugs in their system, according to court documents. She faces murder charges for their deaths.        ...
06:00, 2019-07-30

Watch: 'Jersey Shore's' Pauly D says Mike Sorrentino is 'happy, positive' in prison "Jersey Shore's" Pauly D said on "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" that his "Jersey Shore" co-star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is "doing really well" in prison....
18:00, 2019-07-12

Pedal power makes ‘positive impact on climate’, urges UN on World Bicycle Day The simple, affordable, and environmentally friendly bicycle is not just a means of transportation, but also “a tool for development”, the United Nations said in a message on Monday commemorating World Bicycle Day....
22:56, 2019-06-03

Taco Bell employee tests positive for hepatitis A; co-workers vaccinated: report A Taco Bell employee in central Florida tested positive for hepatitis A last month and likely exposed the restaurant's patrons to the disease during his infectious period, the Pinellas County Health Department said....
11:14, 2019-05-02

Early returns on Rocket Mortgage Classic positive as PGA Tour schedule winds down The British Open at Royal Portrush is the only remaining major as the new look PGA Tour schedule winds down with two regular season events left after the Rocket Mortgage Classic at the Detroit Golf Club.        ...
06:56, 2019-06-30

Brazil Marshals Forces to Fight Amazon Fires (and Restore ‘Positive Perception’) The fires had burned for weeks but plunged President Jair Bolsonaro’s administration into crisis mode only now, after photographs began circulating widely....
23:56, 2019-08-24

Technology brings positive change, but ‘collateral damage’ must be minimized: senior UN official Digital technology has the potential to bring about a sustainable future, but the “collateral damage” of this transition must be mitigated, says the head of the UN’s technology strategy team, Salem Avan....
01:00, 2019-08-28

Zinedine Zidane still positive despite Tottenham extending Real Madrid's winless run Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says he remains positive despite his side's 1-0 loss to Tottenham in the Audi Cup on Tuesday and insists his team "just needs a win"....
22:56, 2019-07-30

She moved from Canada to Somalia to tell positive stories, but ended up dead in a terrorist attack "What a blessing to be back home in Somalia after 30+ years away," Hodan Nalayeh posted on her Instagram on May 1 this year, in what she described as "her first Ramadan back home."...
16:28, 2019-07-14

1st T20I Live: India Eye Positive Start In Home Series vs South Africa Live Cricket Score, India vs South Africa 1st T20I: India will hope for a positive start in the home series, especially after a clean sweep win against the West Indies....
15:00, 2019-09-15

‘The models have bellies, hips and thighs that jiggle’: the rise of body-positive swimwear From larger-cup bikinis to modest beachwear, fashion is finally beginning to cater for a range of women’s bodiesIf there’s one thing Sasha Khan loathes, it is shopping for swimwear. Which makes it a strange coincidence that, on the day we speak, Khan...
16:56, 2019-06-05

Tim Cook has found the 'recipe' for a positive relationship with Trump, says Yale's Jeff Sonnenfeld Apple CEO Tim Cook has found the "recipe" for a positive relationship with the president, management expert Jeffrey Sonnenfeld told CNBC on Thursday....
00:56, 2019-08-23

Opinion: Andrew Luck's pregame workout a positive sign for Colts After three weeks of bad news, the Colts finally had reason to smile Saturday as Andrew Luck worked out before the Browns preseason game.       ...
11:00, 2019-08-18

Porsha Williams' Body Positive Post Is the Self-Love Message Every Woman Needs to Read Porsha Williams is celebrating her body. The Real Housewives of Atlanta star, who welcomed her first child in March, took to Instagram on Thursday to share a self-love message with her......
21:56, 2019-07-25

Kim Kardashian Tests Positive for Lupus Antibodies Amid Health Battle on KUWTK Nobody likes a waiting game, especially when it has anything to do with your health. So it wasn't a surprise to see Kim Kardashian stressed out upon receiving potentially troubling......
13:14, 2019-09-09

Taylor Lewan Issues Weird, Tearful Apology After Testing Positive For PEDs Have you ever had the experience of having to watch someone deliver a long and weepy statement on a topic you truly do not care about? If not, Tennessee Titans left tackle Taylor Lewan is here to provide you with that experience:...
03:00, 2019-07-25

Monte Barrett: Not all ‘drug cheats’ are drug cheats Former heavyweight contender Monte Barrett condemns boxing's drug cheats and says his own failed test in 2011 was a mix-up that can happen to anyone The post Monte Barrett: Not all ‘drug cheats’ are drug cheats appeared first on Boxing News....
03:14, 2019-09-08

Micron shares jump after Goldman upgrades the stock, gets more positive on memory chip industry Shares of Micron rose on Monday following an upgrade to buy from neutral from Goldman Sachs, citing a faster-than-expected deceleration in memory chip production....
14:42, 2019-07-22

Telefonica Brasil lifts prices in pre-paid lines, sees positive trend in revenues Telefonica Brasil, the largest wireless carrier in the country, is increasing prices in pre-paid lines after years of stagnation, a move likely to positively impact revenues in the second quarter, Chief Executive Christian Gebara told journalists on ...
16:14, 2019-05-09

Asia stocks bounce back amid positive signals from Beijing on US-China trade Stocks in Asia traded higher on Friday following hints from Beijing that it will not retaliate against the latest round of tariffs from Washington for now, amid the ongoing U.S.-China trade war....
03:56, 2019-08-30

Chinese shares surge amid positive US-China trade development; yuan jumps Stocks in Asia rose in Wednesday morning trade following positive developments overnight on the U.S.-China trade front, while the offshore yuan jumped....
04:56, 2019-06-19

New Jersey veteran tested positive for rare tick-borne virus before death, daughter says A New Jersey woman says her 80-year-old Marine Corps veteran father is the individual that health officials said tested positive for a rare tick-borne illness before his death in May....
16:14, 2019-06-10

Woman claims she was separated from newborn after testing positive for opiates because of poppy-seed bagel Less than 24 hours after a mother in New York gave birth, her baby was taken from her after she tested positive for opiates — despite claiming she did not taking any drugs....
20:28, 2019-05-14

Gary Woodland channeled young golfer's 'positive energy' en route to US Open victory Gary Woodland and Amy Bockerstette had been linked way before the golfer sank a 30-foot birdie putt to capture his first-ever major title at the U.S. Open in California on Sunday....
23:00, 2019-06-17

Sudan: UN chief calls for ‘positive momentum’ as civilian rule talks stall between military and opposition The UN Secretary-General has commended the progress made so far between Sudan’s military leaders and opposition forces towards agreeing a timetable for a return to civilian rule, following the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir just over a month a...
16:56, 2019-05-16

British heavyweight Dillian Whyte tests positive for banned substance after earning title shot Heavyweight boxing contender Dillian Whyte reportedly tested positive for a banned substance just three days before besting Oscar Rivas to earn a possible title shot....
18:28, 2019-07-25

Biotech stocks jump after drugmakers show positive data for potential breakthrough cancer treatments Biotech stocks jumped Monday after pharmaceutical companies presented some positive drug trial results on experimental medicines that give hope for breakthrough treatments for a number of the world's toughest cancers....
21:42, 2019-06-03

Google ramps up efforts to make the Play Store a safe and positive place for kids and families While Google is constantly exploring new ways to keep its Play Store safe for every type of Android user against threats ranging from ad fraud to misleading app ratings, shopping addiction, and different forms of malware, the search giant is also foc...
13:56, 2019-05-30

Rabies Alert Issued Near Walt Disney World's Epcot After Feral Cat Tests Positive For the Disease If you’re visiting Epcot at Walt Disney World this summer, keep the kids away from any stray animals you might find. A feral cat just tested positive for rabies and the health department is warning people to be careful during the coming months becaus...
14:28, 2019-07-10

Mnuchin strikes positive note ahead of China trade talks, cites 'conceptual' enforcement agreement If the two countries can't strike "a deal that's good for us," then President Trump is "perfectly fine continuing the tariffs," Treasury Secretary Mnuchin said....
16:28, 2019-09-09

Revenge Body Trainers Talk Body Confidence & How to Stay Positive During Your Fitness Journey These Revenge Body With Khloe Kardashian trainers aren't just about physical fitness, they also know the importance of emotional and mental well-being. At last weekend's Revenge......
19:28, 2019-07-27

How about the ‘pro-life’ lobby get behind these life-positive causes instead? | Hadley Freeman Banning abortion isn’t the most effective place to start if you want to save livesIt’s always more fun to be on the winning side, and in the US right now there is no question that the pro-life side is – well, “killing it” seems like the wrong term, s...
14:28, 2019-05-25

Body-Positive Marketing: Dove’s New Freak Show Wagon Of ‘Nature’s Most Curious Mistakes And Human Horrors’ Is Traveling Across America To Show That Beauty Comes In All Shapes And Sizes If you’re tired of beauty brands promoting the same unrealistic “conventionally attractive” body types as always, you are going to absolutely love this bold new campaign from a company whose marketing team truly gets it: Dove’s new freak show wagon, ...
17:28, 2019-05-02

Car Sales June 2019: Mahindra Auto's Positive Sales Growth Spells Good News For Auto Industry Mahindra's new launches like the XUV300 and Marazzo have helped the company to post positive growth in the time when other major carmakers are struggling with sales....
13:42, 2019-07-01

Bolton future 'still in doubt' ahead of EFL deadline but administrator hopeful of 'positive outcome' Bolton administrator Paul Appleton says the future of the club "is still in doubt" but hopes there will be a "positive outcome" before Tuesday's 5pm BST deadline set by the English Football League....
19:00, 2019-08-27

Wednesday's Daily Brief: Guterres talks technology for Africa’s development, ‘extinction crisis’ prompts stronger wildlife protection, Greta Thunberg reaches New York, funding shortfalls in Iraq, a positive step for Indigenous women A recap of Wednesday’s stories: Secretary-General António Guterres says ‘winds of hope are blowing ever stronger’ for Africa’s development; Swedish climate youth activist Greta Thunberg reaches New York by boat; Chief of UN Mission for Iraq warns on ...
23:00, 2019-08-28

'Aladdin' early social media reactions are positive: 'Enchanted' and 'surprisingly fun' Film critics are continuing to see Disney's live-action 'Aladdin' and giving predominantly positive social media feedback. Here's what they're saying.        ...
14:42, 2019-05-22

'Aladdin' social media reactions are positive: 'Enchanted' and 'surprisingly fun' Film critics are continuing to see Disney's live-action 'Aladdin' and giving predominantly positive social media feedback. Here's what they're saying.        ...
19:28, 2019-05-22

Drug Prices Will Soon Appear in Many TV Ads A Trump administration change will require TV ads for prescription drugs covered by Medicare or Medicaid to include the list price if it is over $35....
17:00, 2019-05-08

Elizabeth Warren Knows What It Will Take to End the Drug War Earlier this week, Senator Elizabeth Warren released an updated version of the Comprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency (CARE) Act, a bill she first proposed with Congressman Elijah Cummings in 2018 to address the opioid crisis. The proposal woul...
17:14, 2019-05-11

Drug-sniffing dog graduates TUCSON – Diesel, an 18-month-old Labrador retriever graduated from an eight-week basic service dog training course Wednesday. Diesel works at the Pima County Jail with his partner, Seargent Cesar Duarte. The Labrador can detect heroin, marijuan...
14:28, 2019-05-02

GSK's HIV drug receives EU marketing nod GlaxoSmithKline said its specialist HIV company had received marketing authorization from the European Commission for its drug to treat advanced stage HIV infections in adults and adolescents above the age of 12 and weighing at least 40 kg....
14:14, 2019-07-03

GHB: The new old drug taking over Berlin It's cheap, easy to make, and incredibly dangerous, and Berlin's night clubs may be complicit its trade and use. But targeting the clubs would also deprive the LGBT community of a precious oasis....
16:00, 2019-05-10

A $2 Million Drug Is About to Hit the Market A new treatment for an infant muscle-wasting disease is about to go on sale at a potential cost of $2 million, a record price tag likely to fuel the continuing scrutiny of how drugs are priced and how insurers pay....
21:56, 2019-05-07

Drug ads on TV will soon have to include price TV pitches for prescription drugs will soon include the price, giving consumers more information upfront as they make medication choices. (May 8)        ...
01:42, 2019-05-09

What to know about the GGT test The GGT test is a simple blood test that helps doctors diagnose liver or bile duct damage. Learn more about the GGT test, normal and abnormal ranges, and the procedure, here....
03:14, 2019-05-18

TEST Many investors believe the stock market stage is set for an explosion -- to the upside. At the same time, this indicator has been "collapsing" while another key indicator has been "tepid at best." Here are the details......
01:42, 2019-06-01

Uruguay: The new global drug trafficking hub Lacking resources and organization, authorities in Uruguay are struggling to combat global drug trafficking. The country has become an increasingly important hub for drug smugglers as a result....
13:42, 2019-08-07

Generic Drug Stocks are 'Worst Ever' Falling prices of generic drugs, as well as increased competition for patent-protected medicines, have hammered revenue and profit margins. Investor frustration is boiling over....
14:42, 2019-05-08

U.N. to probe Philippines drug war deaths The U.N. Human Rights Council voted on Thursday to set up an investigation into mass killings during Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called 'war on drugs', a step that activists said was long overdue....
04:56, 2019-07-12

The Danger Of Drugs: This Man Has Become Annoying After Doing A Drug We all grow up listening to warnings from parents and teachers about the dangers of drug use, but nothing is scarier than seeing someone you know become truly unrecognizable right before your eyes. A recent story out of a small town in Wisconsin is t...
07:56, 2019-05-14

Drug resistant UTI bacteria can hide in the gut A new study reveals that superbugs that cause hard-to-treat UTIs can persist in the guts of some healthy women, even those with no recorded history of UTI....
03:28, 2019-07-26

Officials seeing rise in poly drug use New statistics from the Office of the Medical Examiner show 286 people died of a drug overdose in Pima County last year. Nearly half of those cases involved a combination of multiple drugs or ‘poly drug use’. “When I first started in the ...
03:14, 2019-06-29

Opiod drug use: Is the UK on the verge of a crisis? The use and abuse of opioid drugs - ranging from painkillers to heroin - is on the rise in the UK, particularly in deprived parts of northern England....
16:14, 2019-07-09

I went from cop to opioid drug dealer in one month Mark Restivo, 39, had dreamed of being on the NYPD since he was 5 years old. But when he was injured on the job and made to retire after only a few years on the force, an old habit with painkillers spun out of control. In just a month’s time, Restivo...
02:28, 2019-07-18

2 officers, dog given Narcan after possible drug exposure Two St. Louis-area police officers and a police dog had to be administered the opioid overdose reversal medication Narcan after they were exposed to what was believed to be fentanyl....
23:00, 2019-05-07

U.N. Calls for Probe on Philippines Drug War The U.N. Human Rights Council voted to launch an investigation into the alleged killings of tens of thousands of Filipinos by police in a yearslong drug war....
18:56, 2019-07-11

Cancer: Why drug testing needs to improve A new study finds that many new cancer drugs may not work in the way their developers think they do, which could have implications for their effectiveness....
07:14, 2019-09-19

How Bad Driving Led To $140 Million Drug Bust A clumsy driver led police to a A$200 million ($140 million) drug bust in Australia after he crashed a van laden with 270 kg (600 lb) of methamphetamines into a patrol car parked outside a police......
07:14, 2019-07-23

How Drug Companies Are Using Your DNA To Make New Medicine Genetic test-kit company 23andMe has for years used saliva to tell millions of consumers how closely related they are to Neanderthals or whether they are likely to develop diseases like diabetes or Alzheimer’s. Now, it’s fulfilling a bigger ambition:...
19:42, 2019-07-23

These Drug Companies Are Too Frail to Cure The calamity engulfing generic-drug stocks has many causes. They are all made worse by one simple malady: too much debt. Solving the problem is much tougher than identifying it....
09:28, 2019-06-03

The colleges with the most drug and alcohol arrests The school with the most alcohol arrests isn't particularly known as a party school, but it posted 189.6 such instances per 10,000 students in 2017.       ...
02:14, 2019-08-20

‘El Chapo’ is contained. Mexico’s drug war is not. The man who came to embody the horror of Mexico’s drug trade was sentenced to life in prison. But cartel violence is getting worse in the country, even as drug kingpins fade from view....
17:42, 2019-07-18

What to know about the CO2 blood test Doctors use a simple blood test to determine normal or abnormal CO2 levels in the body. Imbalances in CO2 could indicate the presence of certain health conditions. Learn about the CO2 blood test, as well as how to interpret the results, here....
20:56, 2019-05-23

Are you happy in bed? Take the sex test Look forward to sleeping with your partner – or imagine they are someone else? Answer these questions to assess your intimate lifeWhen was the last time you audited your sex life? Many of us go through life without really considering how much pleasur...
10:56, 2019-05-18

UN launches 'comprehensive' review of Philippine drug war Human rights commission votes to ‘get the facts’ on three years of bloodshed claiming an estimated 20,000 livesThe human rights body of the United Nations has agreed to begin investigating President Rodrigo Duterte’s violent war on drugs in the Phili...
11:28, 2019-07-12

Cancer biologists identify new drug combo When it comes to killing cancer cells, two drugs are often better than one. Some drug combinations offer a one-two punch that kills cells more effectively, requires lower doses of each drug, and can help to prevent drug resistance. MIT biologists ...
19:00, 2019-07-10

GSK's HIV drug wins European panel thumbs-up GlaxoSmithKline Plc's two-drug treatment for HIV infections won marketing approval from a European Medicines Agency (EMA) panel on Friday, after the British drugmaker received a nod from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration earlier this month....
16:42, 2019-04-28

U.N. adopts resolution to investigate Philippine drug war The United Nations Human Rights Council voted Thursday to investigate the thousands of deaths connected to the Philippines' ongoing war on drugs, attracting swift condemnation from the Duterte administration....
09:00, 2019-07-12

900-lb. man pleads guilty in drug case while in ambulance RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man who weighs more than 900 pounds (410 kilograms) has pleaded guilty in a cocaine conspiracy case during a hearing held in a courthouse loading zone as he lay on a stretcher inside an ambulance. Magistrate Judge Davi...
23:00, 2019-05-21

Honduran President Is Accused of Drug Conspiracy U.S. prosecutors accused Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández of conspiring with his brother and other top politicians to protect drug traffickers....
11:42, 2019-08-04

'A Viagra-like drug could reverse heart failure' Research in sheep finds that a drug that doctors prescribe for the treatment of erectile dysfunction can effectively treat the effects of heart failure....
18:56, 2019-05-01

Gut microbes interfere with Parkinson's drug - but we could stop them We have identified organisms in the gut that break down the main drug used to treat Parkinson's disease, a step towards making the therapy more effective...
23:56, 2019-06-13

8 Ways Overseas Drug Manufacturers Dupe the FDA From taking inspectors hostage to making stuff up, generic drug makers can try to look like they were following the regulations while actually subverting them....
18:00, 2019-08-07

Trump needs help from Pelosi to notch a big drug pricing win As the president looks ahead to his reelection effort, achieving something as major as direct negotiations between Medicare and drug companies could be just the win he’s looking for....
15:56, 2019-04-29

US seeks $12.7 billion from drug lord 'El Chapo' Citing years of narcotics trafficking, US prosecutors have called for "El Chapo" to forfeit billions in drug money. But his lawyer dismissed the request, saying "the government has never located or identified a penny."...
07:57, 2019-07-06

Gove's drug story is far more dangerous than right or wrong There's a moment in many political stories where simple questions of right or wrong morph into something more pervasive, and for those seeking power, more damaging....
19:14, 2019-06-09

Stories Of Children Affected By Drug Addiction VERSAILLES, Ky. (LEX 18) – Many people from across the country came together to help children whose families are affected by substance abuse. The Blameless Children event was held at Journey Church in Versailles. It was a free family event dedi...
07:42, 2019-06-09

Speeding up drug discovery for brain diseases A research team led by Whitehead Institute scientists has identified 30 distinct chemical compounds — 20 of which are drugs undergoing clinical trial or have already been approved by the FDA — that boost the protein production activity of a critical ...
08:56, 2019-08-01

Drug Giant Tries New Tactic to Fight Cancer Seeking an edge in the increasingly competitive market for cancer drugs, one of the industry’s largest companies is taking a bold but risky approach: targeting the early stages of the disease....
21:00, 2019-05-27

Kuznetsov denies drug use after video surfaces Capitals star Evgeny Kuznetsov has denied ever using drugs after a video surfaced of him sitting next to a table on which there are two lines of white powder in what appears to be a hotel room....
01:28, 2019-05-28

A drug may prevent Alzheimer’s but there are no plans to find out A rheumatoid arthritis drug may also cut the risk of developing Alzheimer’s, but there are no plans to conduct the trials needed to find out if it really works...
19:56, 2019-06-11

U.N. launches investigation into Philippines drug war deaths The U.N. Human Rights Council voted on Thursday to set up an investigation into mass killings during Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called 'war on drugs' - a step that activists said was long overdue....
21:14, 2019-07-11

GSK drug shown to help blood cancer patients GlaxoSmithKline said its experimental multiple myeloma treatment showed a meaningful response in patients that have run out of three previous treatment options, in a boost for the British drugmaker's cancer drug business....
10:56, 2019-08-23

| US demands El Chapo forfeit $12.7bn in drug money Prosecutors say they were seeking $12.7bn from convicted Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, based on a conservative estimate of revenues from his cartel's drug sales in the United States....
16:15, 2019-07-06

Olivia Laing: ‘I was hooked and my drug was Twitter’ In a period of loneliness, Olivia Laing turned to Twitter. But then it trapped her…I was a late adopter of technology. In the 1990s, I lived off-grid. If anyone wanted me, they had to call my pager. When it buzzed, I’d walk two miles across fields to...
12:14, 2019-05-05

FDA says widening probe on generic drug impurities The U.S. Food and Drugs Administration said on Wednesday it was expanding its investigation into impurities in U.S. generic drugs beyond a class of hypertension drugs known as angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs)....
17:28, 2019-08-28

AbbVie prices new rheumatoid arthritis drug at $59,000/yr AbbVie Inc has priced its new rheumatoid arthritis treatment at $59,000 a year after gaining U.S. approval on Friday, a big boost for the drugmaker struggling with rising competition for Humira, its blockbuster therapy for the same condition....
21:28, 2019-08-16

AbbVie does not expect to divest new psoriasis drug AbbVie Inc said on Friday it does not expect the Federal Trade Commission would require divestiture of its recently approved psoriasis drug Skyrizi in connection with the company's $63 billion pending deal to buy Allergan Plc....
17:42, 2019-07-26

How a diabetes drug may reduce anxiety symptoms New research in mice shows how metformin, a common drug used to treat diabetes and prediabetes, can also help reduce symptoms associated with anxiety....
18:56, 2019-06-04

FDA Requires Box Warnings for Pfizer Drug Xeljanz The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is requiring that health warnings be added to Pfizer Inc.’s drug Xeljanz, advising patients they could experience a higher risk of blood clots or death with a specific dose....
03:42, 2019-07-27

Canelo Alvarez has come a long way since 2018 drug ban LAS VEGAS — What a difference a year makes. It seems like a distant memory that the annual Cinco de Mayo fight weekend in Sin City was basically canceled last year after Saul “Canelo” Alvarez tested positive for a banned substance and was suspended b...
14:14, 2019-05-02

Giants' Tate gets 4-game ban for fertility drug Giants receiver Golden Tate said he tested positive for a banned substance because of a prescribed fertility medication, and that he is "eagerly" awaiting an appeal of his four-game suspension....
19:28, 2019-07-27

Drug makes tumors more susceptible to chemo Many chemotherapy drugs kill cancer cells by severely damaging their DNA. However, some tumors can withstand this damage by relying on a DNA repair pathway that not only allows them to survive, but also introduces mutations that helps cells become re...
20:00, 2019-06-06

Your gut bacteria may influence whether you get drug side effects A study in mice suggests human gut bacteria breakdown many drug treatments - a finding that could explain why drugs are less effective in some people...
17:42, 2019-06-03

El Chapo: True drug bosses are still at large The punishment meted out to El Chapo gives the impression that justice has been done. But the really important questions were not asked during his trial, says DW's guest columnist Anabel Hernandez....
08:28, 2019-07-20

How aspirin became a wonder drug against heart disease and cancer Aspirin has long been prized for its pain and fever reducing properties – but 40 years ago New Scientist reported on the first inklings of wider benefits...
20:28, 2019-09-18

UN: Opioids cause two-thirds of global drug deaths About 217 million people worldwide abused illicit drugs in 2017, representing a 30 percent jump from 10 years prior, according to the latest figures released Wednesday by the United Nations....
04:00, 2019-06-27

A $1,500 drug that claims to cure jet lag has been held up by the FDA (VNDA) Shannon Stapleton/Reuters Jet lag sufferers take note: a drug designed to treat the condition has been delayed by the US Food and Drug Administration. Vanda Pharmaceuticals, which is developing the medicine, said it received the response on Friday,...
20:14, 2019-08-19

Pfizer gets U.S. approval for $225,000 a year heart drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved Pfizer Inc's oral drug, tafamidis, to treat a rare and fatal heart disease called transthyretin amyloid cardiomyopathy, the U.S drugmaker said....
13:42, 2019-05-06

U.S. FDA declines to approve Sarepta's second Duchenne drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve Sarepta Therapeutics Inc's newest treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), a rare muscle-wasting disorder that mainly affects boys, the company said on Monday....
03:28, 2019-08-20

4 UK men arrested in Australian, N. Zealand drug seizures Australian police say they have made a major drug bust linked to an international syndicate, with four British men arrested after the seizure of vast quantities of MDMA powder and ice...
10:15, 2019-08-14

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18:42, 2019-07-24

New drug to boost women’s sex drive approved in US WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health regulators have approved a prescription drug to boost sex drive in women. The Food and Drug Administration OK’d the medication for premenopausal women troubled by a lack of sexual desire. The new drug is a shot tha...
00:00, 2019-06-22

The FDA just approved a new drug to boost women's sex drive Shutterstock The Food and Drug Administration approved Vyleesi, a drug for premenopausal women to raise sexual interest. It treats a condition called hypoactive sexual desire disorder that some believe affects roughly one in 10 women. The first fema...
00:00, 2019-06-24

Drug manufacturer to pay $225 million to end opioid investigations Drug manufacturer Insys Therapeutics Inc. has agreed to pay $225 million in order to end federal investigations into allegations that it used illegal marketing schemes to push a powerful opioid-based painkiller....
03:42, 2019-06-06

5 minor leaguers suspended for drug violations NEW YORK (AP) — Five prospects have been suspended for violating baseball’s minor league drug program. The commissioner’s office said Friday free-agent pitcher Christian Aragon and Cleveland Indians Single-A pitcher Matthew Solter receive...
23:42, 2019-06-28

Takeda sells dry eye drug to Novartis to help cut debt Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd agreed to sell its dry eye drug to Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG for $3.4 billion and potential milestone payments of up to $1.9 billion, in the first divestment since its takeover of Britain's Shire....
05:14, 2019-05-09

Eleven people graduate from Drug Court TUCSON- Eleven people celebrated success by graduating from Pima County’s Drug Court and Drug Treatment Program on Thursday, June 6th. DTAP is a three year program for non-violent, repeat drug offenders. The program provides rehab and support s...
07:28, 2019-06-07

A generic HIV prevention drug should arrive in 2021 Pharmaceutical giant Gilead has agreed to release its exclusive patent to manufacture and sell the HIV-prevention drug Truvada. This means we could see a generic version of the pre-exposure prophylaxis (or PrEP) on the market earlier than expected. T...
00:56, 2019-05-09

Novartis buys dry eye drug from Takeda for up to $5.3 billion Novartis is buying dry-eye drug Xiidra from Takeda Pharmaceutical Co for up to $5.3 billion as the Swiss drugmaker refreshes its ophthalmic medicines portfolio with a potential blockbuster....
13:00, 2019-05-09

Trial over Arkansas’ use of execution drug nearing end LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal trial over Arkansas’ use of a sedative in lethal injections is wrapping up in Little Rock following testimony from the state’s prisons director. Department of Correction Director Wendy Kelley testified W...
16:14, 2019-05-02

TSA allows flyers to travel with drug derived from marijuana The Transportation Security Administration has changed its cannabis policy to allow passengers to travel with some forms of CBD oil and a drug derived from marijuana that has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration....
13:56, 2019-05-29

Pharma ads will soon be required to include drug prices Pharmaceutical companies will soon be required to include their products’ prices in TV ads, under a new rule that the Trump administration hopes will drive down prescription-drug costs, officials said Wednesday. The Department of Health and Hum...
00:42, 2019-05-09

Three Ways to Fix the Drug Industry's Rampant Dysfunction Big Pharma has come under fire for mislabeled drugs, price spikes, and life-threatening shortages. Now a handful of startups hope to clean up the industry....
19:00, 2019-09-10

Ketamine-like drug for depression could get UK licence within the year Esketamine could initially become available through private clinics but potential side effects raise concernsA ketamine-like drug that could be licensed in the UK as soon as November could transform treatment for severe depression, one of the country...
23:28, 2019-07-12

Scientists develop drug that can kill superbugs Scientists have created a drug that wipes out antibiotic-resistant superbugs like E.coli. The discovery, led by Sheffield University, saw off bacteria that can cause pneumonia, urinary tract and blood infections. The research was published in ACS Nan...
22:00, 2019-06-03

Implanted drug could someday prevent HIV infection The drug company Merck released research showing that a potent new drug, implanted in a matchstick-sized rod under the skin, holds promise for shielding people from HIV. But it is years from market....
04:56, 2019-07-24

Researchers eye brain implant for drug addiction Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch. China is emerging as a hub for this research. The first U.S. trial of DBS for drug addiction could begin in June. (May...
20:28, 2019-05-08

FDA warns heartburn drug Zantac may cause cancer A substance that could cause cancer has been found in the heartburn drug Zantac and several other antacids, the Food and Drug Administration announced Friday. The agency said preliminary tests found low levels of a substance known as NDMA, classified...
02:14, 2019-09-14

TSA allows passengers to bring drug derived from marijuana WASHINGTON (AP) — The Transportation Security Administration has changed its cannabis policy to allow passengers to bring on board some forms of CBD oil and an FDA-approved drug derived from marijuana. All forms of marijuana were previously prohibite...
00:56, 2019-05-29

Novartis buys Takeda's dry eye drug for $3.4 billion Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG said on Wednesday it agreed to acquire Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd's dry eye drug Xiidra for $3.4 billion, as well as potential milestone payments of up to $1.9 billion, to expand its portfolio of eye care medicines....
03:00, 2019-05-09

Peanut Allergy Drug Backed by FDA Advisors A panel of outside advisers recommended that the FDA approve a proposed treatment for peanut allergies in children, a step that could clear the way for marketing the first approved treatment....
03:00, 2019-09-14

Novartis takes aim at Roche's star MS drug Swiss drugmaker Novartis on Friday stepped up its challenge to Roche's multiple sclerosis franchise, highlighting study results for its MS hopeful ofatumumab that could compete with its cross-town rival's drug Ocrevus....
15:56, 2019-08-30

The First Peanut Allergy Drug Might Be Approved Soon—but Not Without Controversy On Friday, a panel of experts assembled by the Food and Drug Administration voted that the agency should approve a drug called Palforzia designed to help people manage their peanut allergy. But the non-unanimous verdict rendered by the panel highligh...
05:28, 2019-09-14

In Canada, a little-known drug regulator shows its teeth A tiny, little-known government agency is ramping up regulation of Canada's pharmaceutical industry, seeking to rein in prices for patented drugs that are among the highest in the world, according to industry sources and a Reuters analysis of governm...
07:28, 2019-05-08

RA latex turbid test: What to know An RA latex turbid test looks for rheumatoid factor (RF) in the blood. High RF levels can indicate that a person has rheumatoid arthritis. Learn more about this test and the results here....
22:42, 2019-05-23