Health Care

OR will Take on (25) Boise State in Las Vegas Bowl

OR will Take on (25) Boise State in Las Vegas Bowl A dream job that rarely comes open, which likely played into Taggart's decision to leave OR after one season. As Jimbo Fisher's departure seemed more and more inevitable, Willie Taggart surfaced as a candidate for the job at Florida State . [Full Article...]

Ghana launches campaign against gender violence

Ghana launches campaign against gender violence On this day, let us remember that all of us have a critical role to play in ending violence against women. It is also supported by his successor, António Guterres. The groups recommend five steps health care workers can take respond to and help prevent violence against women. Next year's ILO Conference in June will discuss the development of global labour standards on violence against women and me... [Full Article...]

Saudi-led Coalition to Begin Allowing Aid Into Yemen

Saudi-led Coalition to Begin Allowing Aid Into Yemen The Saudi-led military coalition fighting Shiite rebels in Yemen has announced it will reopen the war-torn country's main worldwide airport in the capital of Sanaa and a vital Red Sea port to give access to humanitarian aid. Nearly 9,000 people have since been killed, but millions face the risk of a deadly cholera epidemic and stand on the brink of starvation. The United Nations says some 7 mi... [Full Article...]

Oscar Pistorius' jail term increased to 13 years

Oscar Pistorius' jail term increased to 13 years Prosecutors argued that the initial sentence was "shockingly light" compared to the country's minimum 15-year-sentence for murder. Pistorius explained that he had not fired a warning shot as he thought he might be harmed if the bullet ricocheted. [Full Article...]

Moderate coffee drinking could be good for you, says new research

Moderate coffee drinking could be good for you, says new research Diabetes, dementia and some cancers. For the study, researchers analysed evidence from over 200 studies and found that drinking three to four cups of coffee a day was associated with a lower risk of early death and getting heart disease compared with drinking none at all. [Full Article...]

Trump attacks Hillary Clinton after comments on alleged sexual abuse

Trump attacks Hillary Clinton after comments on alleged sexual abuse More than a year after Clinton's loss to Trump in the presidential election, he wrote , "She just can't stop", before advising her to " get on with your life and give it another try in three years! ". On WABC radio , Clinton said the Franken situation differs from Moore because the Minnesota senator apologized said he would "gladly cooperate" with an ethics investigation. [Full Article...]

OH gubernatorial candidate: 'I was sexually intimate with 50 very attractive females'

OH gubernatorial candidate: 'I was sexually intimate with 50 very attractive females' To that end, Bill O'Neill told the world that he had been "sexually intimate with approximately 50 very attractive females", including one "gorgeous blonde" with whom he had "made passionate love" in a hayloft. Critics say O'Neill is trivializing the issue. Al Franken (D-MN), the candidate's campaign manager has resigned . And I fully understand the anguish of victims, . [Full Article...]

Vikings to stick with Case Keenum at starting QB

Vikings to stick with Case Keenum at starting QB Before being benched in favor of Jared Goff last season, Keenum went 4-5 with nine touchdowns, 11 interceptions, and a QB rating of 76.4 for the Rams. Zimmer said Bridgewater is ready now to play in a game. This game likely comes down to which offensive line holds up more, as these defenses are both one of the best at sacking the quarterback and creating game changing plays. [Full Article...]

Fidget spinners sold at Target contain risky levels of lead

Fidget spinners sold at Target contain risky levels of lead PIRG, a public advocacy group, said Fidget Wild Premium brass and metal spinners contained high lead levels, the story said. The spinners in question are: " Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Brass ", which tested at 33,000 parts per million of lead in its center circle and 22,000 parts per million in the arm, and the "Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Metal", which was found to have 1,300 parts per million ... [Full Article...]

Lack Of Sleep Really Does Slow Brain Cells Down

Lack Of Sleep Really Does Slow Brain Cells Down The investigation involved 12 people whose neurons in the brain was observed and thereby it was concluded that sleep deprivation can create electrical blasts and disrupt the electrical movement in the brain which actually leads to mental lapses. [Full Article...]

Chris Jericho to headline Japan's version of Wrestlemania

Now, there may even be a "bit" of tension between Jericho and WWE over recent events. The two of them will be facing off at the biggest New Japan show of the year, WrestleKingdom 12, on January 4 at the Tokyo Dome. Though Jericho is not presently under contract with WWE , he has made regular appearances with the company after taking a short break in the mid-2000s. [Full Article...]

Right-wing groups can not deny Hindu terrorism: Kamal Haasan

Right-wing groups can not deny Hindu terrorism: Kamal Haasan Reacting to Kamal Haasan's allegations that "right-wing Hindus" have started employing terrorism to propagate their "communal agenda", Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday compared the actor to Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Saeed. [Full Article...]

NXT Superstar Lio Rush Makes Joke on WWE Releases; Several Superstars Respond

NXT Superstar Lio Rush Makes Joke on WWE Releases; Several Superstars Respond First, the company announced Sunday that Emma came to terms on a release from her contract. Emma , real name Tenille Dashwood , began her WWE career in Florida Championship Wrestling , the WWE's developmental system at the time. He participated in the main period of NXT , which was at first organized as an opposition in which NXT new kids on the block, who were combined with WWE... [Full Article...]

Teal pumpkins signal allergy friendly trick-or-treating

Teal pumpkins signal allergy friendly trick-or-treating The Hess family gets pumpkins donated to them or they buy them out of their own pocket book. The Teal Pumpkin Project provides an opportunity for all of us to show empathy for kids who often feel excluded. "Once we can shine a light on the fact that even though this is invisible and this child with allergies looks like every other child, to know that child is going home and dumping out their can... [Full Article...]

WTI and Brent crude oil edge away from yesterday highs

West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark for the price of oil, was more or less unchanged at $52.21 per barrel. The pact runs to March 2018, but they are considering extending it. WTI light sweet crude oil fell 29 cents to settle at USD52.18 a barrel. Bullish U.S. government data that showed plunging gasoline and diesel stockpiles was tempered by the rise in oil production and a bump up in cru... [Full Article...]

Mali goal against Spain ruled out through lack of VAR technology

Mali goal against Spain ruled out through lack of VAR technology Mali got a goal back three minutes after Torres' goal, through Lassana N'Diaye. It was heartbreak for Mali as they crashed out despite playing impressive football. A two goal lead at half time meant Mali had to do a lot of work. Mali kept pressing but Spain were calm in the work all around. Mali pulled one back through N'Diaye but it was too late. [Full Article...]

Henrico Launches Free Flu Shot Clinics and Prepares for Public Health Emergencies

According to the weekly FluView report , local influenza activity was reported by five states - California, Colorado, Massachusetts, Oklahoma and SC - up from two states the previous week, while the US Virgin Islands and 38 states reported sporadic influenza activity. [Full Article...]

Police identity more victims in Maryland child sex abuse case

Police identity more victims in Maryland child sex abuse case Prior to that, he had worked at the J.P. Ryon and William B. Wade elementary schools in Waldorf and Benjamin Stoddert Middle School in Temple Hills. He is accused of sexually assaulting underage students and recording the abuse on video. He was working for Charles County Schools as a middle school instructional assistant as well as a high school track coach. The indictment also includes 19 counts ... [Full Article...]

Support for Cannabis Legalization Reaches All-Time High

Support for Cannabis Legalization Reaches All-Time High Although more Democrats favored legalization - up to 72 percent from 67 percent - support fell among Independents to 67 percent from 70 percent. Just past year, only 42 percent of GOP members surveyed said they supported legalization. While it's true that this increase in support for legalization has not led to the same rapid changes in the law we saw when it came to marriage equality, much of tha... [Full Article...]

New York Includes Vaping Under Smoking Ban

New York Includes Vaping Under Smoking Ban In July , Cuomo signed into law a ban on e-cigarettes anywhere on school grounds as surveys showed a spike in use of e-cigarettes by youths too young to buy cigarettes. The all-inclusive curtailment will not be applicable for people who want to use e-cigarettes in private homes, in hotel rooms, or at retail tobacco outlets. [Full Article...]


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