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Toddler's crying leads neighbor to gruesome discovery Toddler's crying leads neighbor to gruesome discovery
- Декабря 29, 2017

The development comes almost 24 hours after Tonie Wells , was found dead on the steps of her own Sterling Place home in Crown Heights. - The NYPD suspended two cops while it investigates how they handled a 911 call to check on a woman in Brooklyn who later ended up dead. (more...)
Cannabis: Pregnant Women Are Using More Marijuana, Posing Unknown Danger to Babies Cannabis: Pregnant Women Are Using More Marijuana, Posing Unknown Danger to Babies
- Декабря 28, 2017

A growing number of pregnant women are using marijuana, and the habit is expanding fastest among teens and young adults, a USA study suggests. The study, published Tuesday in the " Journal of the American Medical Association ", observed a sample of pregnant women in California. (more...)
New England Patriots expected to sign James Harrison New England Patriots expected to sign James Harrison
- Декабря 27, 2017

Harrison cleared waivers Monday making him a free agent. The Steelers and Patriots could potentially meet in the AFC Championship Game, which would set up a matchup between Harrison and his former team. It's unlikely that having gone to the Patriots Harrison will suddenly morph back into 27-year-old James Harrison . Harrison has proven his worth as a pass rusher in the past, and still has plenty left in the tank. (more...)
Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat CM, PM Modi attends Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat CM, PM Modi attends
- Декабря 27, 2017

Naranpura MLA Kaushik Patel, who is seen as close to BJP national president Amit Shah , has been sworn-in as Cabinet minister . Apart from Rupani and Nitin Patel, six to nine Cabinet and around 15 ministers of state are likely to swear in, saffron party sources informed. (more...)
Rainy, mild, and breezy today, light snow on tap for Christmas Eve Rainy, mild, and breezy today, light snow on tap for Christmas Eve
- Декабря 27, 2017

A wayward polar vortex may show up in Ontario, and we will be just south of it. You might see some flakes mixed with rain as Christmas Day nears, but accumulation isn't likely. Temperatures will not warm up above the teens for most of the week with overnight lows at or below zero. And for Christmas Day , the National Weather Service forecasts a 70% chance of another two inches of snow. (more...)
Record-breaker Kane leads Spurs to big win Record-breaker Kane leads Spurs to big win
- Декабря 27, 2017

Kane also outperformed Alan Shearer's 22-year-old record for the most Premier League goals in a calendar year and became the first player to score six Premier League hat-tricks in a year. His first goal came from the penalty spot after a controversial decision to give a foul on Dele Alli when there was only minimal contact. Spurs have been the Premier League's best team over Christmas in each of the last two seasons - winning seven straight matches from December 14 previous year - and ... (more...)
World Health Organization To Add Gaming Addiction As A Disorder In 2018
- Декабря 27, 2017

The WHO is now whipping up a draft of the latest International Classification of Diseases (ICD), ICD-11. These symptoms normally must appear over a period of 12 months for a diagnosis, though it may be diagnosed in a shorter amount of time depending on the severity. (more...)
North Korea says United Nations sanctions are an 'act of war' North Korea says United Nations sanctions are an 'act of war'
- Декабря 26, 2017

The UN Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile test, seeking to limit its access to refined petroleum products and crude oil and its earnings from workers overseas. (more...)
California wildfire becomes largest on record in the state California wildfire becomes largest on record in the state
- Декабря 26, 2017

It is 154 acres larger than the 2003 Cedar fire in San Diego that killed 15 people. A firefighter and a woman fleeing the blaze died. After a 32-year-old firefighter from Cal Fire was killed during the the Snohomish County crew's deployment, Chad Berg of Snohomish Fire District 7 said his crew members had to contact their families to assure them that they were ok. (more...)
Killed In Saudi-led Airstrikes on Houthi Reinforcements In Yemen Killed In Saudi-led Airstrikes on Houthi Reinforcements In Yemen
- Декабря 25, 2017

More than 10,000 people have been killed and a humanitarian crisis unleashed in a conflict which has intensified since former President Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed on December 4. Yemen has been under air and ground attack by Saudi Arabia and its allies since March 2015, a conflict that has so far killed more than 10,000 people, more than half of them are civilians, according to worldwide aid agencies. (more...)
Eating Fresh Tomatoes and Apples Can Slow Down Lung Damage Eating Fresh Tomatoes and Apples Can Slow Down Lung Damage
- Декабря 24, 2017

The researchers asked former smokers who participated in the study about other dietary sources such as dishes and processed foods containing fruits and vegetables (such as tomato sauce or ketchup), but the protective effect was observed only in fresh fruit and vegetables. (more...)
Papa John's founder steps down after blaming anthem protests for slumping sales Papa John's founder steps down after blaming anthem protests for slumping sales
- Декабря 24, 2017

John Schnatter , Founder, Chairman and CEO of Papa John's International, Inc., with a display of pizzas to celebrate the grand opening of Papa John's 4000th restaurant on Friday Sept. He founded Papa John's more than 30 years ago and owes a large part of his personal fame to advertising with the National Football League , as well as Peyton Manning's ties to the company. (more...)
Looks like Florida State should not be bowl eligible this year Looks like Florida State should not be bowl eligible this year
- Декабря 23, 2017

Savoy had 17 points and seven rebounds, while M.J. Walker added 15 points and Mfiondu Kabengele ended with 12 points for Florida State (11-1), which had 13 players in the scoring sheet. A Reddit user's findings led to Florida State being found ineligible for the Independence Bowl against Southern Mississippi, but the Seminoles will still play in the game, according to college football reporter Brett McMurphy. (more...)
Why you need to keep chocolate away from pets this Christmas Why you need to keep chocolate away from pets this Christmas
- Декабря 22, 2017

That's even more unsafe than Chocolatebingefest, aka Easter, when man's best friend is twice as likely to fall victim to delicious chocolate. They examined the 2012-2017 records of 229 animal hospitals or clinics in the United Kingdom and identified 386 cases of chocolate exposure involving 375 dogs. (more...)
Flu season at its highest ever Flu season at its highest ever
- Декабря 22, 2017

All three school campuses across the county reported increased student absenteeism starting last week . "I think there's much more to come", Thompson said. Jeffrey D. Howard, acting DPH commissioner. His death is the fifth for San Diego County this flu season. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends yearly flu vaccinations for everyone over the age of six months, although there are rare exceptions. (more...)
Fans mourn K-pop singer whose style was instantly recognizable Fans mourn K-pop singer whose style was instantly recognizable
- Декабря 21, 2017

The group, formed by SM Entertainment, shot to fame after the release of their debut EP, Replay, in 2008. Nine, of the music group Dear Cloud, posted the letter Tuesday on Instagram with consent from Jonghyun's family, BBC reports. Social media was flooded by thousands of messages of mourning, and in the hours after his death it was the top trending topic on China's Twitter-like Weibo, with more than 140 million views. (more...)
Selena Gomez's mother in hospital after row over Justin Bieber Selena Gomez's mother in hospital after row over Justin Bieber
- Декабря 20, 2017

Adding: 'So, she was there in spirit as always. In order of my girls, Selena , Scarlett and Gracie '. "Then, I came home to [Selena's stepdad] Brian and [her daughter] Gracie to send our love to Scarlett ". Sources reportedly told the website that Mandy had a "heated" conversation with her daughter and was shocked to learn how serious they are. They believe he's been a bad influence. (more...)
Steve Kerr says Kobe Bryant Steve Kerr says Kobe Bryant "is the closest thing" to Michael Jordan
- Декабря 19, 2017

Golden State coach Steve Kerr , who grew up a Lakers fan, has made it known the Warriors will sacrifice halftime instruction in the locker room by staying on the court to observe the retirement ceremony. "I'm fully aware of the jerseys that get retired up there". "Like I said, very similar games, right?" It was the number he wore during his childhood in Italy and also a nod to the number he wore at the Adidas ABCD Camp, 143 (we're sure you already noticed those digits add up to eight). (more...)
Fuel Crisis Looms As Oil Workers Begin Strike On Monday — PENGASSAN Fuel Crisis Looms As Oil Workers Begin Strike On Monday — PENGASSAN
- Декабря 19, 2017

The union alleged that Neconde management wrongly terminated the employment of some of its workers, and threatened to go on strike if the sacked workers were not recalled within 72 hours. Besides, the meeting also agreed that all resolutions reached would be subject to reviews after three months, to determine level of adherence by Neconde Energy. (more...)
Iran supplied ballistic missile to Yemen rebels Iran supplied ballistic missile to Yemen rebels
- Декабря 17, 2017

She said Iran had provided ballistic missiles, small arms and explosive boats to the Houthi rebels, who are battling against Saudi Arabia and the internationally-recognised government of Yemen, which was toppled in 2015. The Iranian mission said the accusations levelled by Haley were meant to divert attention from the devastating war in Yemen being led by Saudi Arabia, a key U.S. (more...)
Size of wine glasses to blame for Britons drinking habits, finds study Size of wine glasses to blame for Britons drinking habits, finds study
- Декабря 17, 2017

US guidelines suggest that women should have no more than seven drinks per week, and men no more than 14 drinks per week, with a drink being defined in wine terms as a 150 ml pour . The strength of wine sold in the United Kingdom has also increased since the 1990s, adding to the amount of pure alcohol being consumed by wine drinkers. (more...)
Beat glaucoma with TEA Beat glaucoma with TEA
- Декабря 17, 2017

But if you want to reduce your risk of glaucoma, there are other things you should focus on. Using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey of 3406 U.S. Compared with those who did not drink hot tea every day, those who did, had a lower glaucoma risk, the data showed. However, the researchers noted that this was an observational study, and therefore, no firm conclusions can be drawn about cause and effect. (more...)
Teen Drug Use Is Down Nationally And In Indiana Teen Drug Use Is Down Nationally And In Indiana
- Декабря 17, 2017

Nearly 28 percent of twelfth graders detailed attempting an e-cigarette or other vaping gadget in 2016, as indicated by comes about because of the 2017 Monitoring the Future study, supported by the U.S. Flavoring, or filling the devices with flavored "e-liquid" that does not contain nicotine, was the most common, but some teens noted they didn't always know what was in the device, said Volkow. (more...)
Tillerson Takes Offer Of Unconditional Talks With North Korea Off The Table Tillerson Takes Offer Of Unconditional Talks With North Korea Off The Table
- Декабря 16, 2017

The issue of abductions to North Korea is a highly-charged one in Japan, which suspects dozens of people were kidnapped by agents from the isolated country. It did not help that he used the phrase "meeting without precondition " before specifying his precondition. Kono said that North Korea was the most urgent and important threat facing the global community, the news agency reported. (more...)
ADB lowers India's GDP forecast for FY18 to 6.7% ADB lowers India's GDP forecast for FY18 to 6.7%
- Декабря 15, 2017

By subregion, growth for East Asia is revised upward to 6.2% in 2017, from 6%, while 2018 projections of 5.8% are unchanged. The Asian Development Bank on Wednesday raised its economic growth estimate for developing Asia to 6 percent for this year from a previous estimate of 5.9 percent, citing stronger than expected exports and China's resilience. (more...)

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