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Pakistani female journalist slapped by security officer on air while reporting Pakistani female journalist slapped by security officer on air while reporting
- October 23, 2016

The case was registered at the Gulbahar station. A Pakistani police guard was caught slapping a female journalist on camera while she was filming a TV report . The video shows her confronting the guard constantly and warning him to stay away from the cameraman. The FIR registered on the complaint of Saima Kanwal lists charges including torture and aerial firing against the against the FC guard. (more...)
Adult social care 'approaching tipping point', warns quality regulator Adult social care 'approaching tipping point', warns quality regulator
- October 23, 2016

However, half of services previously rated as "requires improvement"- a total of 904 providers - had no change in their rating. The CQC said the Five Year Forward View vanguard sites should develop new models of working to address the pressures on the sector. (more...)
United Nations criticised for picking Wonder Woman to 'empower' women
- October 22, 2016

Sustainable Development Goal 5. Carter says Wonder Woman transcends the page and screen. " Wonder Woman will be another valuable partner for us to achieve such a world by inspiring her millions of fans worldwide to stand up for gender equality". (more...)
Decatur police to collect prescription drugs
- October 21, 2016

According to the DEA, most people take prescription medications responsibly, an estimated 52 million people have used prescription drugs for non-medical reasons at least once in their lifetime. In Trimble County, Deputy Tom Starks will be at the Trimble County Sheriff's Department, located in the Trimble County Courthouse from 8 a.m.to 12 p.m. (more...)
Entrepreneurs now lead push for legal pot Entrepreneurs now lead push for legal pot
- October 21, 2016

The report - released just under a month before the USA election - found that states where marijuana has already been legalized have seen a major drop in marijuana arrests, zero increase in youth marijuana use or traffic fatalities and massive fiscal gains. (more...)
CDC: Two HPV Shots OK for Preteens CDC: Two HPV Shots OK for Preteens
- October 21, 2016

The vaccine protects against human papillomavirus — or HPV — which can cause cervical cancer, certain other cancers and genital warts. It is commonly spread through sex. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices made the recommendation at a meeting in Atlanta. About two in five girls and three in five boys have not started the recommended HPV vaccine series, the CDC says. (more...)
Conservative not happy with Trump's debate abortion answer
- October 21, 2016

Wade abortion decision. If elected, Trump said , he will improve trade relations with Mexico, but he didn't explain why he didn't discuss the wall during his visit with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto. "And I could just not be more opposed to that kind of thinking", she alleged. Clinton said, "I have had the great honour of travelling across the world on behalf of our country". (more...)
Packers acquire RB Knile Davis from Chiefs
- October 21, 2016

If Davis thinks this has been a whirlwind, wait until he sees extended playing time in Thursday night's game against the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field. "Hopefully my role is bigger". The former third-round pick has seen limited snaps this season due to Kansas City's stacked backfield, and was likely expendable to the franchise with star running back Jamaal Charles beginning to pick up his normal workload. (more...)
Bank places 100 'lucky pennies' across US worth $1000 each Bank places 100 'lucky pennies' across US worth $1000 each
- October 21, 2016

The unusual contest began on Tuesday and features custom copper-colored discs that look like ordinary USA pennies. Ally Bank says it is hoping to encourage Americans to look for opportunities to save through its "Lucky Penny" promotion, which launched this week. (more...)
Will 'The Walking Dead' Season 7 premiere match the comics? Will 'The Walking Dead' Season 7 premiere match the comics?
- October 20, 2016

Some reports have indicated that Cohan hasn't been seen on the show's Atlanta-area set after the season opener was filmed and in May she posted an Instagram photo of herself at a beach, presumably far from northern Georgia. That would be interesting and basically the one thing that fans aren't expecting. Remember how the sneak peek of " The Walking Dead " Season 7 Episode 1 had Negan taking Rick's axe before he drags the protagonist into the trailer? Negan's introduction on " The ... (more...)
Netflix Shares Soar After It Beats Q3 Earnings And Subscriber Expectations Netflix Shares Soar After It Beats Q3 Earnings And Subscriber Expectations
- October 19, 2016

Investors were waiting to see the pace at which Netflix has been able to add additional subscribers, which now total about 83 million worldwide, including 47 million in the United States. With 86.7 million total streaming subscribers, Netflix is relying on worldwide markets to fuel its growth in the years ahead. It added 3.2m global members, compared to its forecast of two million. (more...)
FBI records: Effort to reduce Clinton email classification FBI records: Effort to reduce Clinton email classification
- October 19, 2016

The FBI, in a statement, said no deal was proposed in a discussion between Kennedy and one its officials, whose name was redacted from the released documents and has since retired. The documents consist of summaries and notes from the agency's long investigation into Clinton's private email server and whether she mishandled classified information. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson tops Street view as 3Q drug sales surge Johnson & Johnson tops Street view as 3Q drug sales surge
- October 19, 2016

Excluding special items, J&J earned $1.68 per share on revenue of $17.82 billion. Pfizer Inc PFE.N said on Monday it would begin shipping its biosimilar version of Remicade in late November at a 15 percent discount to current wholesale prices. (more...)
Trump says he never met some accusers; Pence claims evidence Trump says he never met some accusers; Pence claims evidence
- October 17, 2016

And in a speech at Liberty University Wednesday, Pence urged Christians not to stay on the sidelines in the election, but to help elect Trump. Recent national surveys show Trump losing ground with women following publication of his remarks in the 2005 video. (more...)
Zika In SLO County Zika In SLO County
- October 15, 2016

The state designated Little River a transmission zone after confirming two women and three men contracted the virus in the area. The new zone is the second in Miami-Dade where mosquitoes are known to be spreading Zika. Zika poses a particular threat to pregnant woman due to its link with neurological disorders in unborn children. "It has been two weeks since federal funding to fight Zika was approved by Congress and signed by President Obama ", Scott wrote. (more...)
New mammogram technique 30% more accurate in predicting breast cancer
- October 14, 2016

Unlike metropolitan areas, a lot of breast cancer sufferers in the SDHB area had to travel long distances for treatment which was challenging, she said. "We are starting now to look at lifetime overweight and obesity", Richardson said. Successes in combating breast cancer along with those combating HIV/AIDS are among the good healthcare stories of this century. (more...)
Great Falls firefighters wear pink to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month
- October 14, 2016

I'm young, so I can't get breast cancer . Pink Week, being celebrated to increase awareness for breast cancer and raise funds for the cause, is set next week in the Brighton Area Schools. For example, a woman who drinks more than three drinks a day is 1.5 more times likely to develop breast cancer than a woman who doesn't drink. Fact: There is no scientific data available that shows large breast size in itself is a risk factor for cancer. (more...)
Badgers set to clash with Minnesota in Border Battle Badgers set to clash with Minnesota in Border Battle
- October 14, 2016

Wisconsin started the set strong, gaining a 6-4 lead before Minnesota responded with a 10-5 run, taking an 11-6 advantage. "Our serving, we already had talked about, was not tough enough", Bates noted. The loss was the Badgers' first in over a month, breaking a nine-game winning streak and notching both the first home and conference loss of the year. (more...)
Ensure girls are valued and respected in society: Plan International Ensure girls are valued and respected in society: Plan International
- October 13, 2016

What's more, adolescent girls are more likely to experience sexual violence than boys, and an estimated 30 million girls are at risk of female genital cutting in the next decade, according to a report from Save the Children. 11th October is known to be as one of the most honourable and important days in the whole world, As this day is remarked as global day of the Girl child and this day also has an worldwide observance day which is declared by United Nations. (more...)
Protect yourself this flu season
- October 13, 2016

Kids of all ages over six months old with a health condition that puts them at greater risk of flu are also eligible for the vaccine . An extension of the programme to children in school year 3 this year means a further 30,000 can be vaccinated. (more...)
World Health Organization calls for higher taxes on sugary drinks
- October 12, 2016

This was an increase of about 11 million over the past 15 years. Dr. Douglas Bettcher, director of the WHO's Department for the Prevention of Noncommunicable Diseases, says that "consumption of free sugars, including products like sugary drinks, is a major factor in the global increase of people suffering from obesity and diabetes". (more...)
LSU mascot Mike VI dies after cancer battle LSU mascot Mike VI dies after cancer battle
- October 12, 2016

LSU said there won't a formal memorial service for Mike VI, but the school encouraged fans to share their "memories, stories and photos" of the mascot on social media. Mike VI's cancer is growing and spreading. It lived in a 15,000-square-foot enclosure and yard next to Tiger Stadium. The university has begun a search for a male Bengal tiger suitable to fulfill the role of Mike VII. (more...)
Bookies taking bets on Cheryl and Liam expecting twins Bookies taking bets on Cheryl and Liam expecting twins
- October 12, 2016

And she'll be a brilliant mum. Aoife Heffron, PR Executive for BoyleSports commented " Cheryl was spotted with what was nearly undeniably a baby bump at Paris Fashion Week, leading us to close betting on whether or not she was expecting". (more...)
Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc.'s (SRPT)
- October 12, 2016

Eagle Asset Management Inc. acquired a new position in Sarepta Therapeutics during the second quarter worth $6,756,000. The mean price target is calculated keeping in view the consensus of 14 analysts. WBB Securities reiterated a strong-buy rating and issued a $60.00 target price (up previously from $40.00) on shares of Sarepta Therapeutics in a report on Tuesday, September 20th. (more...)
Packers fan stabs Vikings fan seven times Packers fan stabs Vikings fan seven times
- October 12, 2016

According to Stoughton Police Department, the incident occurred on Sunday around 7:12 PM. "Police told News 3 that a 21-year-old man started damaging the inflatable with a box cutter and was confronted by the owner". Dane County Court Commissioner Brian Asmus said it appeared "lucky this didn't end up as a homicide". And this is the one time I did. We also hope that 21-year-old suspect learned his lesson. (more...)