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Qatar Airways named world's best in World Airline Awards 2017 Qatar Airways named world's best in World Airline Awards 2017
- June 22, 2017

Known as the " Oscars of the aviation industry ", the Skytrax World Airline Awards are based on over 19.87 million customer surveys completed worldwide from August 2016 to May 2017. AirAsia Group Cabin Crew Head Suhaila Hassan said, "What an awesome honour to be given the opportunity to accept this award on behalf of AirAsia and my fellow Allstars". (more...)
Proposed ballot measure would set age limits on smartphone sales Proposed ballot measure would set age limits on smartphone sales
- June 21, 2017

The ban would require retailers to ask customers how old they are, or how old the primary user of the smartphone will be. Retailers must also submit monthly reports to the Colorado Department of Revenue as verification that they adhered to the requirement. (more...)
Spotify is trialling a 'sponsored song' ad unit Spotify is trialling a 'sponsored song' ad unit
- June 21, 2017

Spotify has tried out several different methods for gaining revenue over the years, including audio ads, visual ads, and even allowing companies to sponsor popular playlists , according to Advertising Age . Ideally, users will hear the song and save it to their library. As this is now a test, it is unclear whether the feature will remain and, if it does, when it will roll out to everyone. (more...)
Rabri, Tejashwi, Misa face IT action in benami case Rabri, Tejashwi, Misa face IT action in benami case
- June 21, 2017

The department seized the same properties that were raided in May. Yadav made the statement after the income tax department on Tuesday released a list of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's relatives' seized Benami properties. (more...)
Cancer survivors, caregivers honored at Relay For Life Cancer survivors, caregivers honored at Relay For Life
- June 18, 2017

Bonnie Jones, chairperson of the Bark for Life. As the survivors pass by, clapping and celebrating to the upbeat music, the memories of all those lost over the years surfaces, too. The ceremony is followed by the survivor lap, a lap for all cancer survivors and people now being affected by cancer. Numerous attendees commented that they felt the Depot Street location also gave the Relay a more intimate feel, rather than the wide-open space at the GMS track. (more...)
Relay for Life returns to Catonsville to help cancer research Relay for Life returns to Catonsville to help cancer research
- June 18, 2017

Years ago Relay For Life events in Greene County were held at Harmon Park in Paragould. "I made great friendships because of Relay and the support those people provided for me was great". Wilhoit, who is a 16-year cancer survivor, will serve as the guest speaker during the service to share her story. But I didn't ask the question, 'why me?' Rather I asked the question, 'why not me?' Southward said. (more...)
U.S. states form Climate Alliance, vow to uphold Paris Agreement U.S. states form Climate Alliance, vow to uphold Paris Agreement
- June 17, 2017

In their latest video, the French also point out a White House line that some US researchers say Trump twisted to support his own priorities. The opportunities for China are enormous, as it can step into the U.S. "I think Paris was a very good deal for the United States, contrary to what they are claiming", Reilly told CNN . "You are seeing a massive response to Trump's decision", he said , noting the United States has already begun to turn away from coal in favor of natural gas and ... (more...)
Global Washer-Disinfectors Market Research Report 2017 Global Washer-Disinfectors Market Research Report 2017
- June 14, 2017

Besides this, the Dihydromyrcenol Market report also consists of development trends, competitive landscape analysis, and key regions development status. Top down approach was taken into consideration for deriving the market numbers for the product application and type segments . Surveys, personal interviews, and inputs from industry experts form the crux of primary research activities and data collected from trade journals, industry databases, and reputable paid sources form the basis ... (more...)
Rodman says he's going to NKorea to open a door Rodman says he's going to NKorea to open a door
- June 13, 2017

Rodman has met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on previous trips to Pyongyang and has called him "an awesome kid". Dennis Rodman is taking his "basketball diplomacy" back to North Korea. Rodman has traveled to North Korea multiple times in recent years, and he is one of the few Americans who has ever had contact with Kim Jong-Un. Rodman is heading to North Korea later Tuesday from Beijing . (more...)
How to Identify Dog Flu and Keep Your Pets Safe How to Identify Dog Flu and Keep Your Pets Safe
- June 12, 2017

While this flu does not affect humans, it is passed on similarly to the human strain , through direct contact, coughing, sneezing and dissimilarly to humans, barking. But most dogs recover in 2-3 weeks and the fatality rate is less than 10 percent, according to Texas A&M research . Canine Influenza ("dog flu ") has been in the news again following several outbreaks in various parts of the country with a growing number located in the southeast. (more...)
London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck
- June 11, 2017

But obviously we will be reviewing, for example the number of armed officers we have and how they work, and a whole host of other things that is likely, from my point of view, to take more resources and I will be asking for them". In the van police found 13 wine bottles containing flammable liquid with rags stuffed in them, essentially Molotov cocktails, and blow torches to ignite them, potentially meant for another wave of attacks. (more...)
Governor Cuomo Announces Plan To Protect Obamacare Governor Cuomo Announces Plan To Protect Obamacare
- June 10, 2017

That's a lofty statement that, if true, would mean terrifying changes are about to hit seniors hard. The bill will go to Republican Governor Brian Sandoval's desk, and even though there is no official word as to whether or not he will sign it, the governor was one of few Republicans to have accepted the Affordable Care Act funding to expand Medicaid. (more...)
Sia Sia "Free Me" (ft. Zoe Saldana & Julianne Moore)
- June 10, 2017

As usual, she excels visually. The video, released today, features Zoe Saldana as a young mother living with HIV while Julianna Moore narrates her story. Blake Martin directed and Ryan Heffington , who worked on a number of Sia's other videos including " Chandelier ", " Cheap Thrills ", and " The Greatest ", choreographed the video. (more...)
Kushner expected to be interviewed by Senate Intelligence Committee staff
- June 10, 2017

It's believed that he may have attempted to set up the line to find someone in Moscow who could buy Kushner Companies' 41-storey tower at 666 Fifth Avenue, New York, NBC reported Monday. Sen. Angus King, a ME independent, asked former FBI Director James Comey on Thursday what he knew about the bank, but Comey said he could not answer that question in public. (more...)
Girl, daughter of NBC vice president, killed; dad arrested Girl, daughter of NBC vice president, killed; dad arrested
- June 09, 2017

According to the New York Post , she filed for divorce from Gabriele's father, Neil White , in April. "Gabrielle?'" she said in a shaky voice. This story has been corrected to show the girl's name was Gabrielle, not Gabriele. She said she adored the second grader but knew something was wrong when she got a text from White Tuesday afternoon saying Gabrielle wasn't feeling well and was staying home from school. (more...)
Western Cape schools to be closed on Wednesday as monster storm looms Western Cape schools to be closed on Wednesday as monster storm looms
- June 08, 2017

Emergency shelters were opened after roofs and shacks were blown away in Hout Bay's Imizamo Yethu and Macassar Village. "We will be working with schools to ensure that the programme returns to normal [on Thursday] and we request their understanding and cooperation in the circumstances", he said. (more...)
Ban on texting while driving signed by Gov. Abbott Ban on texting while driving signed by Gov. Abbott
- June 08, 2017

The Governor said teacher pay is too low and he expects legislation to increase their pay by $1,000. Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday signed into law a bill that creates a statewide ban on texting while driving. He also proposed legislation that would not only limit state government spending, but local government spending to population and inflation growth. (more...)
Georgia blames 'extremely potent' yellow pills for OD wave Georgia blames 'extremely potent' yellow pills for OD wave
- June 08, 2017

Percocet is a brand-name drug that contains the opioid painkiller oxycodone and the analgesic pain reliever acetaminophen. They described the drug as "extremely potent" and say they require " massive doses of naloxone ( Narcan ) to counteract its effects". (more...)
Bear breaks into home to play the piano Bear breaks into home to play the piano
- June 07, 2017

While inside, the bear did minor damage to the apartment, knocking down some dominoes and taking food from the freezer. Here's another view of the bear wandering around the house. "He's not very good". "I was like, I can't believe this is real". The town of Vail released a statement describing the incident, adding, "The chords captured on video were unbearable and the tune was equally grizzly, according to police". (more...)
BJP's growth in Kerala cannot be stopped by violence:Amit Shah BJP's growth in Kerala cannot be stopped by violence:Amit Shah
- June 06, 2017

According to BJP sources, "no serious discussions" were held on bringing the erstwhile UDF partner, Kerala Congress (M), a regional party led by former state finance minister K M Mani, into the NDA fold during Shah's visit. Nearly all political parties, except the BJP, had organised beef festivals all over Kerala in the aftermath of the notification, saying the Centre could not tell them what to eat. (more...)
UNFPA head Babatunde Osotimehin, champion of girls and women, dies UNFPA head Babatunde Osotimehin, champion of girls and women, dies
- June 06, 2017

The post NACA Mourns UNFPA Executive Director, Osotimehin's Death appeared first on leadership.ng . A close family source, who spoke under anonymity, said he was in the same house with Osotimehin when he died. Babatunde Osotimehin, Nigeria's minister of health from December 2008 to March 2010, is dead . Osotimehin also championed United Nations goals of preventing maternal deaths in childbirth, meeting all demands for family planning, and eliminating harmful practices against women and ... (more...)
A Botched Vaccine Campaign For Measles Killed 15 Children in South Sudan A Botched Vaccine Campaign For Measles Killed 15 Children in South Sudan
- June 03, 2017

The United Nations said the children died of "severe sepsis/toxicity" from the contaminated vaccine, and the health ministry blamed the deaths on human error. A dirty syringe contaminates the vaccine and infects vaccinated children. Dr. Samson Baba , an immunization official in the ministry of health, refused to comment on the deaths earlier this week, instead, demanding the source of the information that had been given out by the AEFI. (more...)
Mr. Met Gives Fan the Finger, Employee Fired
- June 02, 2017

Met mascot for an appearance Wednesday morning at a school in Long Island for those with severe physical disabilities. That led some online to note that, technically, Mr. "Our first three guys got the first three points, and I thought they played some really good golf". Thames went 63 plate appearances in between homers, a stretch in which he batted.163 with two RBIs while battling a hamstring injury and strep throat. (more...)
Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents
- May 29, 2017

Dozens of former campaign staffers are expected to be contacted soon to ensure they are aware of the request, the Post said, citing the two people. Devin Nunes , R-Calif., recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation after the House Committee on Ethics said it was investigating whether he disclosed sensitive information about the investigation to the White House. (more...)
Terrapins advance to fifth consecutive NCAA Championship Final Terrapins advance to fifth consecutive NCAA Championship Final
- May 29, 2017

With the possession times almost equal, Maryland's offense got to work in the first half. Give these guys all the credit. "We've played a lot of tight games this year. But on the eve of Monday's title game at 1 p.m. here at Gillette Stadium, players and coaches from both sides took great pains to express their mutual admiration for each other. (more...)