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by | November 07, 2017 | 18:44

The results of the study were published in the journal Nature Medicine . "We discovered that starving the body of sleep also robs neurons of the ability to function properly", said Fried, the study's senior author, a professor of neurosurgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and Tel Aviv University.

by | November 07, 2017 | 18:09

The Scottish Parliament has resumed its work after being evacuated over suspicious packages, the parliament's press service said Tuesday. Police and firefighters were called to the scene, but business elsewhere in the parliament continued as normal.

by | November 07, 2017 | 18:04

One Army jawan was martyred and three terrorists killed in an encounter that took place at Pulwama , Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. The killed militants have been identified as Mehmood Bhai, the so-called divisional commander of Jaish in the south; Tallah Rashid, Masood Azhar's nephew; and Wasim Ahmed Ganie.

by | November 07, 2017 | 17:23

Officials with TCU tweeted an alert: "Armed person on campus". One of the drivers shot his weapon yet missed, WFAA is announcing. That driver rammed their shuttle into the other shuttle. Police said they were still "actively" searching for the suspect and the shuttle as of 7:40 a.m. "More updates to follow as available". The vehicle was found off campus abandoned.

by | November 07, 2017 | 16:20

News headlines about changes in the government's support of Obamacare and Trump's tweets have raised fears that all program subsidies are ending. But on opening day many state exchange officials said enrollment had exceeded their projections.

by | November 07, 2017 | 15:32

Chris Christie in the race between Democrat Phil Murphy and Republican Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno. It would be a chance for the party to build momentum as it aims to retake the House majority in next year's midterm elections. Democrat Ralph Northam has maintained the lead in most polls heading into Tuesday's election, but the latest Fox News Poll shows him with just a 5-point edge.

by | November 07, 2017 | 14:37

Maphatsoe said while Zuma wanted Dlamini Zuma to take over when he steps down next month, none of the two have presented slates. Some people, who are close to the deputy president, have criticised him for pronouncing on Pandor . "It's been a general practice for the PEC [provincial executive committee] to pronounce on their preferred candidates". While Ramaphosa welcomed the criticism, he refused to back down or withdraw his slate.

by | November 07, 2017 | 14:29

This contradicted comments by Philippine police chief Ronaldo dela Rosa yesterday, who said that the Sabahan was still alive and is now the new emir of the Islamic State (IS) terror group in Southeast Asia. "This maybe the reason why when Isnilon Hapilon was killed, he (Baco) was chosen or elected as replacement", he added. "Maybe he is still there (in Marawi) or maybe he had already escaped", said Dela Rosa.

by | November 07, 2017 | 14:24

Kakehi was first arrested in November 2014 in Kyoto Prefecture and was indicted a month later on suspicion of murdering her husband Isao, with cyanide. The justice rejected the argument of his lawyers who contended that the accused was suffering from dementia and that therefore it could not be held criminally responsible.

by | November 07, 2017 | 13:19

This evening skies clear and with the time change, sun sets before 5PM, allowing temperatures to fall faster from the lower 50s to the upper 40s. Highs will be in the low to mid-60s. Into Sunday night the region will keep partly cloudy conditions with lows in the upper 40s and there will be a 10 percent chance of isolated showers.

by | November 07, 2017 | 11:50

Twenty-three of the deceased females were recovered from a rubber boat carrying 64 other people, BBC reports . A total of 375 migrants were rescued by the Spanish warship, Cantabria , which eventually docked in Salerno. Officials have detained seven people, including an Egyptian-origin man and a Libyan, who were believed to be overseeing the perilous boat journey. Italian prosecutors are investigating the deaths of 26 Nigerian women - majority teenagers - whose bodies were recovered at ...

by | November 07, 2017 | 11:17

At this, NAB deputy prosecutor general Sardar Muzaffar Abbasi said the IHC had not passed such an order, but remanded the matter to the accountability court again. Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (retd) Safdar are nominated in a single corruption reference in connection with London properties.

by | November 07, 2017 | 11:16

TUKO.co.ke earlier on reported that, Ex-Kiloma MP, Harun Mwau, filed a petition at the Supreme Court of Kenya challenging the credibility of Uhuru's win. The Supreme Court ruled that the electoral commission had committed irregularities and illegalities in the vote and ordered a new election. But what is clear is that NASA leader Raila Odinga and his brigade has maintained a hardline stance on reforms on IEBC following Justice David Maraga's ruling for a repeat election on October 26.

by | November 07, 2017 | 11:06

Severe thunderstorms are not now anticipated. It will be a bit cooler this week, with highs mostly in the 40s, then moving up to the lower 50s around the weekend, according to the National Weather Service . Monday will probably be muggy, as the mercury is expected to rise to the low 70s, Frank said. Saturday night is forecasted to be mostly clear with a low around 27.

by | November 07, 2017 | 11:04

Six months out, the Shadow Board estimates there is a 75 per cent probability that a 1.5 per cent cash rate will be too low. While numerous bank's global peers, including the Federal Reserve, the Bank of Canada and the Bank of England, have raised interest rates as their economies pick up momentum, mixed trends in the Australian economy have the RBA cornered for now.

by | November 07, 2017 | 10:59

An earlier tweet from Snapchat stated that the company's support team is looking into reports of Snapchatters having trouble. Now, God forbid that this foolproof method of maintaining streaks doesn't work, and there are connectivity issues on your Snapchat app, or one of you is in a coma for more than 24 hours, and your streak dies.

by | November 07, 2017 | 10:45

He said that even a one percent drop in the GDP caused by the two major initiatives (demonetisation and GST ) would be an enormous loss for the economy. Also criticising the goods and services tax, Singh said the fear of tax terrorism has eroded the confidence of Indian business to invest. Former PM claimed that his government managed to lift 140 million people out of poverty.

by | November 07, 2017 | 10:20

However, her father Ashokan KM, who had taken up the his daughter's conversion to high court, had alleged that there was a "well-oiled systematic mechanism" for conversion and Islamic radicalisation. "I did not touch upon this topic at all as it is under the consideration of the court", said Sharma.However, Hadiya said that she wants to go out and I promised her that I will take her out when the media was not around, said Sharma.

by | November 07, 2017 | 10:07

Security forces have cordoned off the area and ambulances were rushed to the spot. More than 100 employees are suspected to be inside the building. It is not clear who was behind the attack. At least seven members of Afghanistan's largest private television station, Tolo, were killed by a Taliban suicide bomber previous year. Kabul has been targeted repeatedly in recent months by the Taliban and so-called Islamic State militants.

by | November 07, 2017 | 08:06

While talking about the duo an insider said, "They were taken to a room maintained by immigration authorities at Chennai airport". However, when the situation went out of control, the pilot reportedly made a decision to divert the flight to Chennai and off load the woman, her husband and their child.

by | November 07, 2017 | 07:07

Kunis, and millions of other women, have a real problem with this outlook. Apparently he gets a letter every month telling him an anonymous donation has been made in his name! Which means every month, Pence receives a card from Planned Parenthood informing him a donation has been made in his name.

by | November 07, 2017 | 06:36

Three out of four Japanese cars sold in the USA previous year were built in North America, including Mexico and Canada. "Try building your cars in the United States instead of shipping them over", Trump implored during a briefing with business executives before asking, "That's not rude?" But he's getting too much guff for one particular quote in Japan this morning.

by | November 07, 2017 | 06:07

Foreign Affairs Assistant Secretary Leo Herrera Lim said Duterte and Trump will likely see each other for the first time during the welcome dinner for the APEC Summit 2017 on November 8. Lim said the DFA was also arranging other bilateral meetings for the Philippine President, including meetings with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin .

by | November 07, 2017 | 05:22

The Trump administration will end a temporary program that allows some Nicaraguans to live and work in the United States, while leaving the door open to canceling the same program for more than 200,000 Haitians and Salvadorans in the coming weeks .

by | November 07, 2017 | 04:31

The investments were made by the Duchy of Lancaster, which handles the queen's finances. Elsewhere, the Duchy has investments in a number of overseas funds, including one in Ireland. It, however, admitted it had no idea about its 12-year investment in the controversial BrightHouse chain from one of the funds until approached by the "Guardian" newspaper and other partners in the global project called Paradise Papers .