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Medicine FDA moves to reduce level of nicotine in cigarettes
Author: 0 FDA moves to reduce level of nicotine in cigarettes

Federal health officials took the first step Thursday to slash levels of addictive nicotine in cigarettes, an unprecedented move created to help smokers quit and prevent future generations from getting hooked. But its highly addictive nature is what makes if hard to give them up. The FDA plans to seek comment on nicotine content changes in cigarettes as well as possibly limiting menthol in cigarettes and regulating premium cigars.

Medicine Russia Expels 23 British Diplomats, Escalating Row Over Ex-Spy's Poisoning
Author: 0 Russia Expels 23 British Diplomats, Escalating Row Over Ex-Spy's Poisoning

The crisis erupted after Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were exposed to a Soviet-designed nerve agent on March 4 in the English city of Salisbury, leaving them in critical condition. And I don't rule out that something else could follow", first deputy head of the Russian Senate's foreign affairs committee Vladimir Dzhabarov told Interfax news agency.

Medicine The 'boss button' is the real March Madness champion
Author: 0 The 'boss button' is the real March Madness champion

How to Get Away With Murder (10 p.m., ABC) - Annalise and her inner circle deal with the aftermath of a suspicious death, which culminates in a shocking arrest in the Season 4 finale. Before placing bets, taking a shot at the futures odds, or filling out the bracket, bettors should sort through stats like defensive efficiency. I like them to win two games.

Medicine Bottled Water Riddled With Microplastics, Study Finds
Author: 0 Bottled Water Riddled With Microplastics, Study Finds

Contaminated bottles included leading, well-known brands such as Evian, Aquafina, Dasani, Nestle Pure Life, and San Pellegrino, the report says. The study, which was conducted by the State University of NY and non-profit organization Orb Media, sampled 259 water bottles from 11 brands across 19 locations in 11 countries and found that 93 percent of them showed microplastic contamination .

Medicine Atletico cruise into Europa League quarterfinal
Author: 0 Atletico cruise into Europa League quarterfinal

Atletico Madrid had another field day with Lokomotiv Moscow , strolling to an 8-1 aggregate victory to punch their ticket to the UEL quarterfinals. Atletico Madrid and Brazil defender Filipe Luis will most likely miss the rest of season and the upcoming 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation after injuring himself during Atletico Madrid's Europa League win over Lokomotiv Moscow on Thursday.

Medicine Flake: GOP now has a 'propaganda-fueled dystopian view of conservatism'
Author: 0 Flake: GOP now has a 'propaganda-fueled dystopian view of conservatism'

Flake will be the featured speaker at the "Politics and Eggs" forum hosted by the college. The senator from Arizona, who was facing a tough re-election bid and decided not to run for a second term, isn't knocking down the idea of a presidential campaign, especially against a man who Flake has accused of "charting a very risky path" for the country.

Medicine ProPublica Retracts Report that Trump's CIA Pick Oversaw Waterboarding of Abu Zubaydah
Author: 0 ProPublica Retracts Report that Trump's CIA Pick Oversaw Waterboarding of Abu Zubaydah

Cheney also claimed that the CIA's use of torture produced valuable intelligence that saved American lives. Haspel watched "as Zubaydah vomited, passed out and urinated on himself while shackled". He dinged Pompeo for being a supporter of the Iraq War and wondered why you would want to appoint a war hawk to run a State Department that is supposed to practice diplomacy.

Medicine US, France, Germany blame Russian Federation for United Kingdom nerve agent attack
Author: 0 US, France, Germany blame Russian Federation for United Kingdom nerve agent attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May said the substance used in the attack had been a Novichok-class nerve agent developed in the Soviet Union. "Something that should never, ever happen, and we're taking it very seriously". May on Wednesday expelled 23 Russian diplomats, severed high-level contacts with Moscow and vowed both open and covert actions following the attack. He remains in a serious condition in hospital but is said to be making good progress.

Medicine UCF med school celebrates an nearly ideal Match Day
Author: 0 UCF med school celebrates an nearly ideal Match Day

Louis, among others. Hromas said UT Health San Antonio works closely with "just a couple" of students who did not match with a residency program "to promote them so that they can enter their medical careers in a best way forward possible".

Medicine Apple appears to have totally cut off Iran from the App Store
Author: 0 Apple appears to have totally cut off Iran from the App Store

Security experts tried to bypass the restrictions by creating a USA -based account. Traditionally, Iranian users have gotten around the fact that there is no App Store for the country by setting their devices to other regions. "Under the U.S. sanctions regulations, the App Store can not host, distribute, or do business with apps or developers connected to certain United States embargoed countries", informed Apple previous year, complying with the sanctions legislation.

Medicine English rugby coach Eddie Jones has apologised for calling Irish people
Author: 0 English rugby coach Eddie Jones has apologised for calling Irish people "scummy"

The video was uploaded by Fuso to YouTube in July previous year - however, it has only come to light before Saturday's final round of the 2018 Six Nations , when England will face Ireland at Twickenham. England entertain Grand Slam-chasing Ireland on Saturday having lost back-to-back games against Scotland and France . "We all say things behind closed door and stuff, talking about ourselves and other nations", Gatland said when asked if Jones would make a good British & Irish Lions head ...

Medicine Slow start dooms Pistons in 110-79 loss to Jazz
Author: 0 Slow start dooms Pistons in 110-79 loss to Jazz

For a Jazz team that's already rolling, adding a player like Exum could take them to the next level during the final stretch of the regular season. After playing in 66 games in the 2016-17 season, Exum separated his shoulder and had ligaments damaged in an October 6, 2017, preseason game after airborne Suns forward TJ Warren crashed into him from behind during a rebound attempt , sending both players to the floor.

Medicine Washington Man Super Pumped To Have Survived Girlfriend's Samurai Sword Attack
Author: 0 Washington Man Super Pumped To Have Survived Girlfriend's Samurai Sword Attack

As reported by OregonLive , she's now facing an attempted murder charge for the incident and will be in court on May 7. The frantic woman refuses. Her hair is dyed blue-green. While Javier also blamed the almost fatal attack partly on her boyfriend's excessive video game playing, Lovell credited his hobby and watching Kung Fu movies for his escape.

Medicine Growing number of salmonella cases linked to kratom in Washington state
Author: 0 Growing number of salmonella cases linked to kratom in Washington state

A list of the states and the number of cases in each can be found on the Case Count Map page . This means that people in this outbreak are more likely to share a common source of infection. But on the bright side, none of the bacterial strains in this outbreak have shown signs of antibiotic resistance. For more, see Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Infections Linked to Kratom .

Medicine Chinese takeaways are so salty they need health warning
Author: 0 Chinese takeaways are so salty they need health warning

Also, 38% contained more than 3g of salt per dish, which is half an adult's recommended daily intake. Based on the certain analysis, It's very shocking to know that there is a high level of killer substances added to ready meals and takeaways including Britain's saltiest dishes that also contains five times more salt than a Big Mac.

Medicine Faulty engine: IndiGo, GoAir cancel 65 flights
Author: 0 Faulty engine: IndiGo, GoAir cancel 65 flights

With current load factors at over 90 percent, this reduction in capacity is likely to have a five to 10 percent impact on fares on key routes in the short to medium-term. The IndiGo ATR 72-600 aircraft on its maiden flight on Thursday from its Toulouse headquarters to the New Delhi hub of IndiGo had no revenue passengers onboard.

Medicine Duke, Iona set to clash today
Author: 0 Duke, Iona set to clash today

The Rams knocked off Oklahoma and Trae Young in the first game of the tournament on Thursday afternoon. The big question this year: can they win in March? "So this is a first for them". Valvano got the best of Krzyzewski on more than one occasion. "Obviously, they was having a hot night, and it just didn't go our way". At the end, however, Cluess allowed "talent is talent".

Medicine Baltimore Ravens Focusing on WR Michael Crabtree After Grant Fails Physical
Author: 0 Baltimore Ravens Focusing on WR Michael Crabtree After Grant Fails Physical

I had thought they might pursue Jordy Nelson , who was released by the Green Bay Packers recently, but he signed with the Raiders (which is why Crabtree was released). The Ravens struck a deal with Grant on Tuesday after numerous top free-agent wide receivers signed elsewhere. Cornerback Jimmy Smith broke up the pass in the end zone, and the Ravens escaped with a 34-31 win.