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Dogs Are Smarter Than Cats, Study Says

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The researchers analyzed the brains of other animals like lions and hyenas as well, comparing the number of neurons in their brains compared to the size of their brains. Carnivorans are a diverse group of mammals that includes carnivorous, omnivorous and herbivorous, domesticated and wild species, with a large range of brain sizes. Read More »

What time is kick-off and what TV channel is it on?

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In contrast, the Kangaroos have won ten World Cups , including seven of the last eight. Forwards, so the saying goes, determine the outcome of matches while the backs decide the margin of victory, and while the two packs will attempt to out-muscle each other, most eyes will be on the contest on England's right flank where Jermaine McGillvary will go up against the free-scoring Valentine Holmes . Read More »

Bhansali, Prasoon Joshi To Meet Parliamentary Panel Over Padmavati Controversy!

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The makers of the film will announce a revised date after clearance from the CBFC. The makers of the movie have submitted the three application which includes the latest 3D one, to the Censor Board. "The members have also chose to call the producers of the movie", chairman of the panel Anurag Thakur told a leading news agency. Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij too jumped into the controversy on Tuesday and said, "I am astonished that in a democracy we need court's permission to express ... Read More »

Huskies assistant to take over as Oregon State head coach, report states

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When Petersen moved on to Washington following the 2013 season, so did Smith, who will replace Gary Anderson, who left the program last month after compiling a 7-23 record during two and a half seasons. He went 19-19 after leaving Oregon State. Smith played at Oregon State from 1998-2001, leading Oregon State to a Fiesta Bowl victory under Dennis Erickson. Read More »

Latest NSA Leak Reveals Secret Army Intelligence Project

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According to UpGuard , a virtual hard drive and Linux-based operating system were discovered on the leaky server, and though the researchers seemed unaware of its exact goal, the company speculated it may be used to remotely access Defence Department data. Read More »

Lifestyle link to cancer rate

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If obesity and type 2 diabetes rates continue to rise, the two conditions could be responsible for up to 30 per cent of cancers around the world in 2035, researchers predict. "While obesity has been linked to cancer for some time, the relationship between diabetes and cancer has just been formed recently". Dr Pearson-Stuttard added: 'Both clinical and public health efforts should focus on identifying effective preventive, control and screening measures to structurally alter our ... Read More »

Viagra to be sold without prescription in Britain

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Viagra tablets will then be available to over-18s after a discussion with a pharmacist. The MRHA made the decision to deregulate the drug after a public consultation, and said it hoped the rule change would reduce the number of people buying counterfeit versions of the drug, which can be risky. Read More »

Bigg Boss 11: Hiten Tejwani gets angry over his belongings

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Shilpa and Arshi get into a fight. It seems nothing going right in between Shilpa and Arshi. While Hina was seen torturing Shilpa and Bandgi , Akash tortured Puneesh and Hiten. Vikas takes Bandgi's side and asks her to leave the task. The "dwarfs" had to torture the "giants". Vikas tries to ban chilli powder from the game, but his efforts go in vein. Read More »

Air India passengers anger leads to her and duty manager slapping eachother

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The woman was then asked to approach the duty manager with whom she continued to argue. In this case, the passenger arrived late at Delhi airport and was not allowed to board her Ahmedabad-bound flight. "Lady staff in retaliation also slapped her", Bhatia said. Later, the issue was resolved as both the ladies apologised to each other. The passenger got on a flight headed to Ahmedabad later that day. Read More »

FDA warns store bought bone treats could be deadly for your dog

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The FDA also received seven reports of product problems, such as moldy-appearing bones, or bone treats splintering when chewed. In fact, approximately fifteen dogs have reportedly died from consuming the deadly treat! A variety of commercially-available bone treats for dogs-including treats described as "Ham Bones", "Pork Femur Bones", "Rib Bones", and "Smokey Knuckle Bones"-were listed in the reports". Read More »

Superstar Taylor Swift is coming to Croke Park

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As reported by Billboard , Taylor Swift's album " Reputation " remained No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 album chart. Rihanna's ANTI was the last to do so, with two nonconsecutive weeks at No. Over 232,000 units have already been sold via traditional album sales. The back half of the Top 10 was buoyed by Pink's Beautiful Trauma at Number Six, Maroon 5's Red Pill Blues at Number Seven , Lil Uzi Vert's Luz Is Rage at Number Eight, Ed Sheeran's Divide at Number Nine and Post ... Read More »

Michigan, pipeline company reach deal to keep controversial line running

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Although the federal government regulates oil pipelines, MI owns the lake bottom and granted an easement to the company allowing the pipeline to go there. "We hope the agreement is a step in a positive direction to demonstrate our commitment to doing the right thing to serve MI and protect the waters of the Great Lakes", Enbridge said in the statement . Read More »

Jimbo Fisher expected to take Texas A&M job

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A tenure that began with Johnny Football, a win at Alabama and standout recruiting classes ended with the inability to sustain success, especially in SEC play. "Kevin made us a better all-around football program and led our program with dignity and character". I'm told his TAMU contract will be at least 5 yrs/7.5 million per year. Read More »

Pope Francis visits Myanmar with the R-word looming

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But, the Archbishop in Bangladesh said the Pope earlier termed the persecuted Rohingya Muslims as "brothers and sisters" when Vatican issued a statement to condemn the persecution in Myanmar. "He has come here to do something to resolve the problems with the peace process and with unity within ethnic groups and other difficulties", he told RFA's Myanmar Service. Read More »

Scientists have found an unusual way of dealing with schizophrenia

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One in four patients continues to hear voices despite undergoing medications and cognitive behavioral therapy. It follows a much smaller pilot study in 2013. In the sessions, patients are encouraged to talk to the avatar and control the conversation, saying things like, "I'm not going to listen to you anymore". Read More »

'Cigarette Smoking Kills' Is The New Ad Tobacco Companies Run

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One commercial reads: "Cigarette companies intentionally designed cigarettes with enough nicotine to create and sustain addiction", while another reports that "more people die every year from smoking than murder, AIDS, suicide, drugs, vehicle crashes, and alcohol, combined ". Read More »

Nurse Who Posted A Racist Tweet No Longer At Hospital

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The tweet came from an account named "Night Nurse" which has been linked back to Baker. He also added that IU Health's human resources department was investigating the matter and appropriate action would be taken against her based on the investigation, however, he did not elaborate on the protocol that the investigation would follow. Read More »

Jimmy Garoppolo throws TD pass in 49ers debut

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Marquise Goodwin again was his best big-play target, catching four balls for 78 yards, but the offense was overmatched even against a Seahawks offense missing several stars with injuries. After two more punts in the first half, the 49ers finally gained some traction as they were able to march 47 yards down field on a seven-play drive to get Robbie Gould into field goal range where he was able to knock down a 38-yarder to narrow to margin to 4 as the 49ers trailed 7-3. Read More »

ASU rescinds Cronkite Award it gave to Charlie Rose

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He did not respond to CBS' requests for comment on the matter. Although Callahan acknowledged that the gesture is "largely symbolic", he hopes it sends a message that Rose's reported behavior was "unacceptable". Charlie Rose isn't just losing jobs. In 2017, the foundation presented the award to journalist Charlie Rose . He called the award one that celebrates "lifetime achievement" and "does not come with term limits". Read More »

How to Watch Michigan State vs. Rutgers

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Still, this was a better season for Rutgers coach Chris Ash, who endured a 2-10 overall record and an 0-9 conference record in his first season. Rutgers (4-7, 3-5 Conf) lost to IN 41-0 last week. The Scarlet Knights were attempting to become bowl eligible for the first time since 2014, but they lost their last three games by a combined 103 points to Penn State (35-6), IN (41-0) and Michigan State. Read More »

Houseflies could spread disease between humans, scientists warn

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Those who eat food after flies - dubbed "airborne bacteria shuttles" by researchers - have landed on it therefore put themselves at risk of picking up nasty diseases. "We believe that this may show a mechanism for pathogen transmission that has been overlooked by public health officials, and flies may contribute to the rapid transmission of pathogens in outbreak situations", said Penn State biochemist Donald Bryant . Read More »

Doctors Remove Coins, Nails, Glass From Man's Stomach

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Surgeons at Sanjay Gandhi Hospital in Satna, Madhya Pradesh , India rushed Khan to the operating room and removed seven kilos' worth of foreign objects. "We were shocked to discover coins, nails and nut-bolts in his stomach", a doctor told Zee News. He had been complaining of stomach pains for three months. Read More »

Arvind Kejriwal hits out at BJP as AAP marks five years

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If any other party is winning, give the vote to them. Kejriwal was addressing Aam Aadmi Party volunteer's at the party's national convention on the occasion of its fifth anniversary at the Ram Lila Maidan in Delhi. "Voters should vote for a candidate or party that is winning and capable of defeating the BJP". Without naming Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah, Kejriwal said the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is "not like a Napolean" whose intention is to win every state ... Read More »

'Boom boom Afridi' slogans rock army sponsored cricket match in Kunzer

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The incident happened when Dhoni was interacting with locals. MS Dhoni while talking to a reporter on sidelines of a match played at Kunzer cricket ground, he said "Government is the best judge to take a call on India-Pakistan series". If the government decides, we will go and play and if they decide against it, we will play some other series. He said, "Saying that it is just cricket is wrong, as it also has an impact on the Indian economy". Read More »

Dead After Migrant Boat Sinks Off Libya

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According to reports, a number of children were among the dead. Migrants from Somalia, Ghana, Ethiopia, Nigeria and four from Pakistan were among those rescued. Since July, there has been a sharp drop in crossings, though this week has seen a renewed surge in departures. On Thursday, the UNHCR put the number of arrivals at Italian ports in the previous three months at 21,666, the lowest total registered in four years for that period of the year. Read More »

'Anti-Terrorism' Muslim Alliance Meets in Saudi, Qatar Excluded

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The IMCTC is a coalition of 41 Muslim countries against terrorism and violent extremism. Several observers have referred to the coalition is an "Islamic Nato". Raheel Sharif presents the Military domain, aims to assist in the coordination of resourcing and planning of Member Country military Counter Terrorism operations, facilitate the secure sharing of military information, and encourage military capability to ultimately deter aggression and violence. Read More »

Hong Kong Super Series: PV Sindhu beats Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon, enters final

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With the win, she has now set up a repeat of last year's women's singles final against Tai Tzu Ying. Even towards the end, Intanon prolonged Sindhu's win before the Hyderabadi shuttler challenged her smash. Sindhu will now aim to book her place in the semi-finals of the Super Series when she meets Yamaguchi later today. Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal had bowed out of the tournament after losing 18-21, 21-19, 21-10 to China's Chen Yufei. Read More »

Santa's Forest Christmas Tree Farm only selling precut Christmas trees this year

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At the Capitol Market in Charleston fresh pine filled the air as tree sellers were stocked up. The number of tree growers is also declining. He predicts the lots will be less profitable ventures this year. The National Christmas Tree Association said there's a tree shortage, and it all goes back to the recession almost a decade ago. They also were harder to get - Ahearn so far has bought 14,000 instead of his normal 20,000 North Carolina Frasers. Read More »

Wives Who Kill: Maryam Sanda remanded in Suleja prison

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Meanwhile, police operatives have arrested Maryam Sanda for allegedly stabbing Bilyamin Muhammed Bello to death. She was arraigned on charges bordering on culpable homicide, which is punishable by death under section 221 of the Penal Code Law. Read More »

Everton were willing to pay incredible fee to land Marco Silva

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Watford however remained adamant that they are not willing to part ways with their highly-rated young coach at this point in time. The Independent report that Everton have lost patience with their attempts to lure Silva over to Goodison Park, despite the 40-year-old's apparent reluctance to rule out a switch. Read More »

USF QB Quinton Flowers shines in 49-42 loss to rival UCF

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UCF (10-0, 7-0) and USF (9-1, 6-1) will play Friday for the American Athletic Conference's East Division title and a spot in the December 2 AAC Championship Game against Memphis , which already has clinched the West Division. "I think we've had a home-field advantage when it hasn't been sold out", Frost said. Sophomore Jordan Johnson played in all 13 games last season at guard, but his move to center solidified the starting five, which has bulked up under strength-and-conditioning ... Read More »

Florida moves on from the Chip Kelly sweepstakes

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Florida and Chip Kelly have been in talks, but Florida officials have lost confidence in their ability to land the former OR head coach as he decides between positions. A former Cornhuskers quarterback, Frost grew up in Nebraska, where his father is a former high school coach. He went 46-7 in four seasons at OR from 2009-2012 before leaving for the National Football League with the Philadelphia Eagles. Read More »

Nigeria's former vice president resigns from ruling APC

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Atiku who was Vice President during the tenure of Olusegun Obasanjo as President, was a member of the former ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). "Dinosaurs, Kleptomaniacs, so much to choose from". The PDP has said its presidential candidate will be from the north this time round. It would be recalled that the former minister had always been rumoured to have joined the APC as he had on some few occasions been found to have attended functions held by the party. Read More »

Nearly half of US cancer deaths blamed on unhealthy behaviour

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That's less than commonly-cited estimates from more than 35 years ago, a result of new research methods and changes in American society. Smoking rates have plummeted, for example, while obesity rates have risen dramatically. - Alcohol intake was associated with 25 percent of liver cancers in men and 12 percent in women; 17 percent of colorectal cancers in men and 8 percent in women; and 16 percent of breast cancers in women. Read More »

Annual Elora Santa Claus Parade set for November 25

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When: Saturday, Nov. 25 , from 6-8 p.m. Elk Grove . 691-2489. Shows will also happen on Tuesday, December 19 and Wednesday, 20. On Dec. 1 , the Folsom Historic District will host its 23rd tree lighting ceremony near the ice-skating rink , featuring live performances from the Sutter Street Theatre carolers and local dance teams. Read More »

Cinnamon Helps You Burn Fat, Lose Weight

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The study titled, "Cinnamaldehyde induces fat cell-autonomous thermogenesis and metabolic reprogramming", was published in the latest issue of the journal Metabolism . This fat is then used by the body in times of shortage or low temperatures that induce the adipocytes to convert stored energy into heat. This long-term storage was advantageous for our distant ancestors who had much less access to fats and thus had a much greater need to store fat. Read More »

'Final step away': Victoria on the verge of legalising voluntary assisted dying

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Advocates for voluntary assisted-dying welcomed the passage of the legislation through the state's upper house despite the amendments. "For Christians and others who regard human life as having absolute value, this is a risky and disturbing piece of legislation, though I acknowledge that proponents of the assisted dying legislation are honest", he said. Read More »

Three Coffees a Day Linked to Good Health

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The researchers concluded that coffee drinking "seems safe within usual patterns of consumption, except during pregnancy and in women at increased risk of fracture". To acquire an understanding of its effects on human health, Robin Poole , a public health specialist at the University of Southampton in Britain, led an "umbrella review" of 218 studies around the world. Read More »

Delhi: Four-year-old accused of sexually molesting classmate

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But the child started crying at night and told her mother that her classmate had assaulted her using a pencil and his finger after unbuttoning her trousers in an empty classroom. He later assaulted her sexually though she tried to push him away. The child narrated the incident to her mother on Friday. Meanwhile, the victim, who continued to suffer from pain in her private parts, was taken to a hospital where it was confirmed that she had indeed been sexually abused. Read More »

Jerry Jones Calls Off Threat to Sue NFL Over Goodell Contract

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Jones subsequently threatened to sue the National Football League over Goodell's contract, but has now backed away from that stance. According to Monday's Wall Street Journal report, the compensation committee told Jones he should drop the threat of a suit, saying his dispute with Goodell "reflects conduct unbefitting an owner and is damaging to the League". Read More »

50 workers fired after refusing to get flu shot

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In a statement , the company said more than 99 percent of Essentia's 13,900 employees have either gotten the shot, received an exemption or are in the exemption process. One of the reasons for which unions are objecting to this policy is that it is rather new for Minnesota . Two unions have filed unfair labor practices complaints against the hospital operator. Read More »

Danny Rose could win his Spurs against Dortmund

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Pochettino insisted after the defeat to Arsenal that Rose was left out for fitness reasons - amid fresh speculation he is unsettled - but the left-back has travelled to Germany and trained with the squad on Monday night. "I agree that the English teams are looking much better in Europe this year and we hope we will follow this route to the end", he said. "Then this draw we looked between us and thought: "OK we are going to compete and we say nothing" - and look now we are first, top of the ... Read More »

Five arrested after shootout in Delhi, illegal arms recovered

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He said that right before the firing started, three vehicles full of policemen had arrived outside the building. In the shootout, which took place later, near the Dwarka Mor Metro Station , around 30 rounds were fired, after which police managed to round up and arrested the criminals. Read More »

9-year-old who wished for Christmas cards loses battle with cancer

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To benefit as much as possible from the time he had left, his family observed Christmas early, and Jacob requested that individuals send him Christmas cards to help make his last occasion uncommon. Jacob Thompson, 9, was diagnosed with neuroblastoma in 2014, a rare cancer that attacks nerve cells and most commonly affects children under five. His family thanked those who sent Christmas cards and prayers, saying they brought joy and encouragement to the boy and his family. Read More »

CBS suspends Charlie Rose after reports of sexual harassment

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In my 45 years in journalism, I have prided myself on being an advocate for the careers of the women with whom I have worked. In a lengthy statement in response to the expose, Rose did not deny all of the allegations being made by the women but said that he did not believe all of his accusers were "accurate" in heir description of his offenses. Read More »

Tributes Pour In For Ex-VP Alex Ekwueme

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To counter the allegations, the presidency released images of newly appointed secretary-general of the federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha paying a visit to Ekwueme at the London clinic but not much was said thereafter about paying for the treatment. Read More »