Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

41-50 results from 1000 for query «race»

October 3, 2017 10:07 PM Breast cancer deaths have dropped 40% in America since 1989, study reveals

The rate of American women dying from breast cancer has plummeted 40 percent since 1989, new figures from the American Cancer Society reveal. Experts say more widespread early screening and targeted treatments have saved around 322,000 lives in the 26-year period to 2015. However, the progress has been skewed: black women are still 42 percent more likely 92

October 3, 2017 2:08 PM Breast-cancer death rate drops almost 40 percent, saving 322,000 lives, study says

Breast cancer death rates declined almost 40 percent between 1989 and 2015, averting 322,600 deaths, the American Cancer Society reported Tuesday. Breast cancer death rates increased by 0.4 percent per year from 1975 to 1989, according to the study. After that, mortality rates decreased rapidly, for a 39 percent drop overall through 2015. The report 80

October 3, 2017 12:02 PM Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Stages and survival rates

For patients with breast cancer, it's important to know which stage of the disease they have. Breast cancer stages may indicate the size of a patient's tumor and if the cancer has spread. It's also key to be aware of different survival rates for women. Read on to learn more. Patients in this category may have ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), which is noninvasive 86

October 2, 2017 9:12 PM Microsoft gives up on Groove Music, switches customers to Spotify

It's acknowledging that digital music is a two-horse race. Groove Music Pass subscribers will have the option of migrating to Spotify until "at least" January 31st. And if you paid for Music Pass beyond December, you'll get a refund for the amount of time you didn't get to play. The Groove app will continue to work with downloaded purchases and other 80

October 1, 2017 12:15 PM Race To Mars Begins: Lockheed Martin, NASA Reveal Mars Base Camp Orbiter

Everyone might be talking about Elon Musk's plans to get humans to Mars, but SpaceX wasn't the only organisation shooting for the moon. Well, past the moon. Lockheed Martin revealed last week that it's helping NASA reach the red planet too, showing off its Mars Base Camp orbiter that aims to "land humans on the [Mars] surface in the 2030s". The Mars Base Camp consists 55

September 30, 2017 1:32 PM Kane on target at Spurs tame Terriers

Tottenham Hotspur recorded a comprehensive 4-0 victory over Huddersfield Town at The John Smith's Stadium on Saturday. The away side started brightly but Huddersfield had the first sight of goal as Tommy Smith forced Spurs goalkeeper Hugo Lloris into a good early low save. Eric Dier then got back in the nick of time to block Rajiv Van La Parra as he set to shoot 81

September 30, 2017 10:37 AM ‘Surprised’ Hamilton on pole, Vettel last at Malaysian GP

World championship leader Lewis Hamilton will start from pole position for Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix with title rival Sebastian Vettel at the back of the grid. Hamilton had been off the pace all weekend in practice but his Mercedes team turned it around in qualifying on Saturday to head Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen and the Red Bull of Max Verstappen 61

September 30, 2017 9:06 AM Hamilton struggles again as Raikkonen quickest

Sepang - World championship leader Lewis Hamilton reverted to an old aerodynamic package on Saturday but again struggled to keep pace with the Ferraris in the final practice session for the Malaysian Grand Prix. After a torrid Friday with a new set-up which Mercedes boss Toto Wolff dubbed "one of the worst he could remember" Hamilton clocked 1 minute 61

September 30, 2017 8:33 AM Google competes Apple iPhone 8’s camera; teases next Pixel camera samples

The smartphone cold war seems to be on the rise and premium smartphone makers are competing each other with the smartphone hardware as weapons. The trump card in the smartphone hardware game is the camera and almost all top smartphone brands are massively concentrating on the photography segment on their flagships. Google, Apple, Samsung, HTC and many others 87

September 30, 2017 8:03 AM Motor racing: Raikkonen keeps Ferrari top in final Malaysia practice

SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - Kimi Raikkonen deposed Ferrari team mate Sebastian Vettel at the top of the timesheets in the final practice session for the Malaysian Grand Prix on Saturday as Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton continued to struggle. Raikkonen, who was behind Vettel in a Ferrari one-two during Friday practice, reversed the finishing 63