• World Health Organization gets approval to use Ebola vaccine in DRC
World Health Organization gets approval to use Ebola vaccine in DRC

Those infected do not become contagious until symptoms appear, something that happens after an incubation period of between two and 21 days. Other than the two confirmed cases, 18 patients are considered probable carriers of the Ebola virus, it said.

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  • Scientists successfully transfer memories between two snails
Scientists successfully transfer memories between two snails

Many other scientists do not think the study shows a memory transplant, and point out that snails are vastly different than humans in their makeup and brain structure. The injected critters did not show any signs of prolonged contractions. David Glanzman, a professor at UCLA, and his colleagues also performed similar experiments on shocked and co...

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  • Polls Close in Pennsylvania Primaries
Polls Close in Pennsylvania Primaries

In Pennsylvania, 84 candidates are vying for nominations in 18 U.S. House districts following the state's court-ordered redrawing of congressional maps. The new district is centered around DE county, but includes a small portion of Philadelphia. Former GOP Rep. Pat Meehan - who resigned last month amid a sexual harassment scandal - would have had...

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  • Teen arrested after student shot at LA-area high school
Teen arrested after student shot at LA-area high school

Summary: A 14-year-old in Palmdale, California was arrested for shooting another classmate on Friday. Faculty also provided surveillance video of the suspect arriving and leaving the school, which "assisted in the quick apprehension" of the suspect, McDonnell said.

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  • Chris Paul finally reaches conference finals as Rockets advance
Chris Paul finally reaches conference finals as Rockets advance

It will take tweaking what they have, to get where they're going. "I'm going to put us on my back", James Harden said. "You've got to have guys like that if you're going to win". Paul and D'Antoni also blended their shot selection, as D'Antoni said they would. The Rockets survived significant injuries to Paul and others to take the top seed in th...

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  • At least 45 killed in Nigeria's village attack
At least 45 killed in Nigeria's village attack

We are grateful for all your commitments in resolving the plight of Birnin Gwari people. The new Army Battalion and the Police Area Command are the latest in a series of law enforcement measures to ensure more effective protection of lives and property in and around Benue, Kaduna, Taraba, Zamfara and Nasarawa States.

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  • Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari to visit London for health checkup today
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari to visit London for health checkup today

President went "missing" again". Thus, confirming fears by Nigerians about his health status which according to critics, the Presidency was keeping secret. Also speaking, a social commentator and critic, Femi Aborishade, said it was obvious that the All Progressive Congress, (APC) Buhari-led administration has failed Nigerians, noting that the fr...

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