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Gorillaz announces Red Rocks show, tour Gorillaz announces Red Rocks show, tour
- April 18, 2017

Gorillaz announced tour dates this morning, six years after the release of their last studio album, The Fall . The show is the part of the group's tour behind its forthcoming fifth album, " Humanz ", due out April 28. Tickets for III Points go on sale online this Friday, April 21st, but locals can get their hands on them as soon as Thursday in person at the Anderson , beginning at 3 pm. (more...)
Drug Take Back Day is April 29
- April 18, 2017

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is set for April 29, but at the Twin Peaks Sheriff's Station every work day is drug take back day. All unused or expired medication can be brought to the lobby of the police station. Saturday, April 29. Nationally, the Drug Enforcement Agency and its partners collected over 366 tons of prescription drugs at nearly 5,200 sites previous year. (more...)
Xherdan Shaqiri scores a wonder goal to seal Stoke victory Xherdan Shaqiri scores a wonder goal to seal Stoke victory
- April 17, 2017

Silva will assess the fitness of key defender Harry Maguire, who remains doubtful due to a knee injury which kept him out of last week's 3-1 defeat at Manchester City, despite returning to training on Wednesday. But the equaliser Hull deserved arrived just six minutes after the restart. The Potters were in front early on when Marko Arnautovic latched onto a ball inside the box and lashed a strike into back of the net via the crossbar. (more...)
Bottas takes first ever pole for Bahrain GP
- April 17, 2017

Vettel's 44th win lifted him to 68 points, with Hamilton second on 61. Ironically, Hamilton then exited the pits behind Ricciardo before spearing past the Red Bull when the race resumed following a crash between Lance Stroll and Carlos Sainz. (more...)
Americans Will Spend How Much on Easter Candy This Year?! Americans Will Spend How Much on Easter Candy This Year?!
- April 16, 2017

Anna Serafin Smith with the National Retail Federation says their annual survey finds 80% of consumers will celebrate Easter, spending a record total of over $18 billion. A little under half of those customers will visit department stores, while about a quarter plan to shop small at a local business. Hershey's, M&M's, Lindor, Russell Stover, Dove, Rolo, and Twix have all produced Easter themed candy without mentioning the word on the front of their candy. (more...)
Health officials cite 5 new measles cases in Hennepin County
- April 16, 2017

There was one confirmed case a year ago of measles in MI. According to MDHHS, the case is an adult who was exposed to the state's first case of the year in March. In 2014, there were 667 cases in the USA including five cases in MI. The MDHHS said measles was eliminated from the United States in 2000, but emerges every year among worldwide travelers, where it remains a common illness. (more...)
Watford 1 Swansea City 0: Capoue goal sinks struggling Swans
- April 16, 2017

But the defeat, a fifth in six games, leaves Swansea inside the bottom three and two points from safety with just five fixtures remaining. Swansea were held to a home goalless draw by fellow strugglers Middlesbrough before they were beaten by three late Tottenham goals. (more...)
James Harden believes 'winning' is most important in MVP race James Harden believes 'winning' is most important in MVP race
- April 15, 2017

It was a landmark day in the National Basketball Association as Westbrook set the record for the most triple-doubles in a regular season with his 42nd against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday. 6 seed in the Western Conference. He then came up two assists shy in Friday's 120-99 loss to the Phoenix Suns as the Thunder shot 36.6 percent from the floor and Westbrook was just six of 25. (more...)
Four adult mumps cases in Garfield County Four adult mumps cases in Garfield County
- April 15, 2017

Mumps is highly contagious and is spread through coughing and sneezing and sharing cups and utensils. " Mumps symptoms include swollen or tender salivary glands, swollen or tender testicles, low fever, tiredness and muscle aches", it added. (more...)
Wilson scores in OT as Caps survive scare to beat Leafs Wilson scores in OT as Caps survive scare to beat Leafs
- April 15, 2017

Washington Capitals left wing Marcus Johansson (90) pressures Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Matt Hunwick (2) during the second period in Game 1 of an NHL Stanley Cup first round playoff series in Washington , Thursday, April 13, 2017. (more...)
Global experts condemn abuse of gays in Chechnya Global experts condemn abuse of gays in Chechnya
- April 15, 2017

National Party MP Paul Foster Bell added that "reports of extrajudicial killings and concentration camps of (perceived) gay and bisexual men require us to raise our voices". Then, Human Rights Commissioner for Russia Tatyana Moskalkova appealed to the Prosecutor General's Office and the Chechnya Prosecutor's Office to check the information about the kidnapping of gays in Chechnya. (more...)
Weeklong Pokémon GO Eggstravaganza Event Starts Today Weeklong Pokémon GO Eggstravaganza Event Starts Today
- April 14, 2017

At 9pm tonight, Pokémon Go is kicking off the Pokémon Go Easter Eggstravaganza that'll run until April 20. From April 13th till April 20th, you have a chance to hatch a wide variety of different Pokemon from a 2 km Egg. If you have or are willing to buy a Lucky Egg, that means you will get quadruple XP! Seems that Niantic understands what children love about the holiday, candy and egg hunting. (more...)
Russia knew in advance of Syrian chemical attack
- April 13, 2017

The strike was in retaliation for a deadly chemical attack earlier last week in northern Syria that the USA has blamed on Assad's administration. Tillerson also attended the meeting at the 15th century Ducal Palace, along with foreign ministers from Canada, France, Germany, Italy and Japan. (more...)
Dozens of Brazilian politicians targeted in corruption probe Dozens of Brazilian politicians targeted in corruption probe
- April 13, 2017

With nearly a third of Brazil's cabinet under investigation for alleged corruption, BBC News takes a look at some of the key words and names connected to the probe. Aides close to Temer have told Reuters that it could take months for the ministers to be charged, meaning Padilha and other key cabinet members will likely stay on the job long enough to secure the passage of the pension reform. (more...)
China producer prices jump in March as demand goes up China producer prices jump in March as demand goes up
- April 13, 2017

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), which kept its key lending rate unchanged last week, has warned of a looming inflation threat over the next 6-12 months, obliquely leaving the door ajar for an interest rate hike in 2017-18. "The easing in the rate is mainly due to declines in non food especially for transport and health", he said. In the East of England, a near record 3.03m people were in work and the unemployment rate dropped by 0.3% to 4.3% in the three-month period - well below the ... (more...)
Prostate cancer tests are now OK with panel, with caveats Prostate cancer tests are now OK with panel, with caveats
- April 12, 2017

For those 55 to 69, it recommends "shared decision making" - talk to your doctor, understand the risks and benefits and the odds that you'll be better off - and biannual rather than yearly screening for men who opt in. The USPSTF recommendation reflected a response to the "sea change" in American medicine; the "knee jerk" reaction of the need for immediate treatment; and the emergence of active surveillance as an option for many men with early-stage prostate cancer. (more...)
Fresh Express Recalls Batch After Dead Bat Reportedly Found In Prepackaged Salad Fresh Express Recalls Batch After Dead Bat Reportedly Found In Prepackaged Salad
- April 10, 2017

They are now evaluating the two people for the disease, although transmission by eating a rabid animal is extremely uncommon. According to the FDA, the company announced a precautionary recall of of a limited number of cases of Organic Marketside Spring Mix . (more...)
Tyler Ennis scores 19 points, Lakers top Spurs 102-95 Tyler Ennis scores 19 points, Lakers top Spurs 102-95
- April 09, 2017

Coach Dave Joerger could be in a similar position Friday against the Los Angeles Lakers . With that unpredictable win last night coupled with another Phoenix Suns loss (they've lost 10 straight) and the Lakers are now 1.5 games ahead of the Suns for NBA's third worst record. (more...)
Wisconsin dairy farmers shut out of Canadian market
- April 09, 2017

That is how one national group is describing the actions of the Canadian government. At issue is a U.S. "When Canada implemented this new policy , it left us little to no response time", Goedhart Westers, Grassland's vice president of business development, told the Wisconsin State Journal . (more...)
A symptom-free virus may spark allergy to gluten A symptom-free virus may spark allergy to gluten
- April 08, 2017

A report on the virus's effects was published online today in the journal Science . "What's striking about this study is in the background a virus that produces no overt clinical symptoms [can] profoundly change the way the immune system sees a dietary protein, and it sets the stage for celiac disease", said the study's senior author Dr. (more...)
More than 1m people in Kuwait depressed More than 1m people in Kuwait depressed
- April 08, 2017

She said that this condition at worst, could lead to suicide, which was the second leading cause of death in 15 to 29 year olds globally. Those fatalities were only surpassed by accidents, which include vehicular crashes. "The government should do more to get avenue for people to be educated, create awareness and make facilities available for people to get help they need on mental illness". (more...)
Trump Orders Syria Airstrikes After 'Assad Choked Out The Lives' Of Civilians
- April 08, 2017

Dmitry Peskov, spokesperson of Russian President Vladimir Putin, said the missile strikes created a "serious obstacle" to creating an worldwide coalition to defeat ISIL and said that Russia views the strikes as an attempt to deflect world attention from civilian deaths in Iraq - where scores of people died in a series of US-led coalition air strikes in Mosul last month. (more...)
Adam Devine to host 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards on May 7 Adam Devine to host 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards on May 7
- April 07, 2017

Writer-director Jordan Peele's satirically astute horror film "Get Out" leads this year's MTV Movie & TV Awards, with a half-dozen nominations. The MTV awards show, which happens May 7th, will also have films and TV shows compete against each other in fan favorite categories like Best Kiss , Best Villian and Best Hero . (more...)
Lower House amends taxation laws for new regime
- April 07, 2017

These rates are subject to an upcoming change, as the all-powerful GST council has still not categorized various goods and services under the four-tier regime. Mr Jaitley said, under the present system, there is a federal arrangement which no party can unilaterally alter. "And I have no difficulty in sharing the credit for this with everyone, particularly, the State Governments", said Jaitley while replying to the discussion. (more...)
Girl found living with monkeys in Indian forest Girl found living with monkeys in Indian forest
- April 07, 2017

As soon as the as the news of a real life " Mowgli " spread out, many localities have started gathering outside the hospital to get a glimpse of her. It is unknown how the girl, who is unable to speak and walks on all fours, came to be living in the wild. (more...)