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St Vincent gets kitschy in her 'New York' video St Vincent gets kitschy in her 'New York' video
- September 01, 2017

Vincent's " New York " into his brightly-colored realm of the outrageous and the everyday. Purple couches, a swan, and Manhattan's popular Astor Place Cube are pictured, making for an interesting viewing experience. Vincent cover of The Beatles' "All You Need Is Love". "It is lovely but slightly out of reach". In keeping with this pristine, impeccably curated new incarnation of St. (more...)
Transparency needed over public services card Transparency needed over public services card
- September 01, 2017

Around 2.75 million cards have been issued to date. A driving license is not compulsory but if you want to drive its mandatory. Minister for Social Protection Regina Doherty has said up to 50 public bodies have access to the data identity set stored on Public Services Cards, according to legislation passed in 2013. (more...)
Unconscious mom found with child in vehicle, suspected overdose Unconscious mom found with child in vehicle, suspected overdose
- September 01, 2017

A dispatcher told Andres Rivera to give the phone to the girl who then answered questions until firefighters and paramedics arrived. When the dispatcher asked, "Has this ever happened to your mommy before?" the girl responded, "No", before clarifying a few minutes later: "Last night she fell asleep again and again, over and over and over". (more...)
Burnley sign Bermudian Wells from Huddersfield Burnley sign Bermudian Wells from Huddersfield
- September 01, 2017

Striker Nahki Wells has thanked Huddersfield Town for "an unbelievable three-and-a-half years" after leaving to Roses rivals Burnley for an undisclosed seven-figure fee. 'Now the opportunity is here and I'm very thankful to the football club to give it to me. We welcome Nahki as another striking option and a player that is different to those we have. (more...)
At least 21 dead in Mumbai building collapse At least 21 dead in Mumbai building collapse
- September 01, 2017

Several people were pulled out alive but injured while a large number of people still remain missing. Taking to Twitter, PM Narendra Modi today said, "Collapse of a building in Mumbai is saddening". We couldn't see anything due to the dust and smoke. Thirty-four people have been rescued, many of whom have been hospitalized, and around another 10 are still feared trapped, he said. (more...)
Is Angoori Bhabhi Aka Shilpa Shinde Too Pricey For Bigg Boss 11? Is Angoori Bhabhi Aka Shilpa Shinde Too Pricey For Bigg Boss 11?
- September 01, 2017

Recently, channel released the first promo in which Salman Khan gave a hint of the theme of the show. The format of the show hosted by Salman Khan will be the same like that of its last season where the common men and celebrities both took part as the contestants. (more...)
United Kingdom donates £200m to Boko Haram victims United Kingdom donates £200m to Boko Haram victims
- September 01, 2017

That amounts to £50 million a year, half the amount given in 2017, and below the £70 million provided in 2016. Johnson and Patel are on their first joint visit to Nigeria and were in Borno to assess the impact of the UK's security and humanitarian efforts, and how the British military have been providing training to Nigerian soldiers fighting Boko Haram on the front line. (more...)
Study Finds New Dads in US Are Older Then Ever Study Finds New Dads in US Are Older Then Ever
- August 31, 2017

The study was published yesterda in the journal Human Reproduction . The data included 168,867,480 births. In 1972, the average age of fathers of newborns in the US was 27. 'This may be a effect of women waiting longer to get married or putting off childbearing as the years they spend in higher education increase and as careers become more central to their lives, ' Dr Eisenberg said. (more...)
Gloucester County hosts walk, vigil for Overdose Awareness Day Gloucester County hosts walk, vigil for Overdose Awareness Day
- August 31, 2017

The goal of these programs, held at James Atkinson Park, is to raise awareness of the drug addiction epidemic, to reduce the stigma associated with addiction and to honor those lost to the disease, according to organizers. Twenty of those have resulted in death and the vast majority involved opioids . "My son one time said to me, 'Mom, I know so many people from my high school that are dead [from drug overdoses].'" said Kielian. (more...)
Blue Whale challenge: Chandigarh cyber cell on alert, issues advisory to parents Blue Whale challenge: Chandigarh cyber cell on alert, issues advisory to parents
- August 31, 2017

Police said Vignesh of Mottamalai in Kalaignar Nagar had pricked his left forearm to draw the image of a whale and written "Blue Whale" using blue ballpoint pen. The report said that footage released by police show them searching the girl's home in Kamchatka. Once the curator stalks those who posts with these hashtags and realizes they are vulnerable, they talk to these people, mostly teenagers, in private messages. (more...)
Houston police officer drowns in submerged patrol vehicle Houston police officer drowns in submerged patrol vehicle
- August 31, 2017

Perez was with the Houston Police Department for 34 years, Turner said. Once he was determined to be missing, dive teams from Houston and some from Louisiana - referred to by Houston's Chief of Police Art Acevedo as the "Cajun Navy" - came to help find Sgt. (more...)
Fire near Feather Falls swells to 600 acres in four hours Fire near Feather Falls swells to 600 acres in four hours
- August 31, 2017

Evacuations are being ordered for the community of Feather Falls. Road closures have been set up at Lumpkin Road at Forbestown Road and at Lumpkin Road at Mill Road. Here are photos of the fire from KCRA 3 viewers, reporters and LiveCopter 3. Several structures have been burned by the Ponderosa Fire burning near Ponderosa Way and Lumpkin Road in Butte County . (more...)
Canadian gas prices to jump as Harvey disrupts United States refinery operations Canadian gas prices to jump as Harvey disrupts United States refinery operations
- August 31, 2017

Additional refineries likely are in the storm's path as Harvey slowly drifts north and east. "We'll see prices increase, but it's just short term", she said. "Stations generally refill their tanks every two to five days", DeHaan said. Fourteen Gulf Coast refineries have been shut down or are in the process of shutting, while several others are operating at reduced rates, according to S&P Global Platts. (more...)
Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds
- August 31, 2017

Rathbone Brothers Public Limited Co has 0.07% invested in Gilead Sciences, Inc . Blackrock Fund Advisors holds 0% or 118,540 shares. (NASDAQ:GILD). 5,083 are held by Mesirow Investment Management. Stephens initiated Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (NASDAQ:SBGI) rating on Wednesday, November 18. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc . increased its position in Sinclair Broadcast Group by 2.4% in the first quarter. (more...)
Delhi High Court adjourns marital rape case to September 4 Delhi High Court adjourns marital rape case to September 4
- August 31, 2017

Victims and rights groups are seeking to change the law on marital rape, but the government said husbands risked being falsely accused of rape if the change were to go ahead. The case on criminalising marital rape is set to expand, with another pro-women organisation seeking to be heard in the PIL. Women's organisations have sought that Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code, the law that defines rape, should be declared unconstitutional, arguing that it discriminates against married women ... (more...)
Local resources being sent to areas affected by Hurricane Harvey Local resources being sent to areas affected by Hurricane Harvey
- August 31, 2017

Art Taylor, president and CEO of the BBB's Wise Giving Alliance in a message to the public. According to Forbes, after Hurricane Katrina, the American Red Cross asked the FBI to investigate at least 15 fake websites looking for donations. (more...)
2 people test positive for West Nile virus 2 people test positive for West Nile virus
- August 31, 2017

The individual may have been bitten in another location, so the is conducting additional trapping to help determine if infected mosquitoes are in the area. Four other probable causes of the virus have appeared in OH this year. Health officials say the infection rate is moderate this year. In a release, Shawn Zentner, Health Protection Manager at WDG Public Health says, "There is reason to be concerned that West Nile virus could be more prevalent in the coming weeks". (more...)
Saudi-led airstrike kills 5 civilians in Yemen Saudi-led airstrike kills 5 civilians in Yemen
- August 30, 2017

Witnesses in Sanaa, which Saleh and Huthi jointly control, said the ex-president's forces had spread in southern parts of the capital near the presidential offices, which Saleh still holds despite resigning in 2012. The officials said differences between the two sides are primarily rooted in the Houthis' belief that Saleh, who ruled Yemen for more than 30 years, was plotting against the Houthis with key members of the Saudi-led coalition. (more...)
FDA approves first-of-its-kind 'living drug' for childhood leukemia FDA approves first-of-its-kind 'living drug' for childhood leukemia
- August 30, 2017

The approval came just over three months after the first patient to receive it, young Emily Whitehead of Philipsburg, Pa., learned she was officially five years cancer-free in May . In the US, only a few dozen specialized hospitals are now qualified to provide CAR-T treatments, which require retrieving, processing and then returning immune cells to the patient, as well as monitoring side effects. (more...)
New App May Help Screen for Pancreatic Cancer Via Selfie New App May Help Screen for Pancreatic Cancer Via Selfie
- August 30, 2017

The UW's Ubiquitous Computing Lab previously developed BiliCam which is a cell phone application that screens for newly conceived jaundice by taking a photo of an infant's skin. She was motivated to use these changes in sclera due to changes in bilirubin for early detection through easy means. The research team indicated that they now aim to conduct tests on a greater number of subjects and to make improvements including removing the need for the box and glasses. (more...)
Senator denies being against HPV vaccine after backlash Senator denies being against HPV vaccine after backlash
- August 30, 2017

Jude Department of Psychology, said. The campaign aims to reverse the massive fall in uptake of the vaccine that has occurred since a number of parents' groups opposed it. "This is a vaccine that can save lives". She said parents and teenagers should visit trusted sources of information online, such as hpv.ie, to learn about the vaccine. (more...)
Fitbit unveils health-focused smartwatch to revive demand Fitbit unveils health-focused smartwatch to revive demand
- August 30, 2017

The smartwatch runs on Fitbit's new operating system which includes the Fitbit App Gallery, contactless payments, smart notifications, on-board music and changeable clock faces. All in all, Fitbit's newest flagship smartwatch can contend against the Apple Watch, while at the same time retaining all the features that the original release is known for. (more...)
Turtles Caused Many Of The Salmonella Outbreaks This Year Turtles Caused Many Of The Salmonella Outbreaks This Year
- August 30, 2017

The illnesses were reported from March 1 to August 3 of this year. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning people not to pet or kiss turtles , and to refrain from giving them as gifts to others. The FDA prohibited the distribution and sale of small turtles - those with shells four inches and smaller - in 1975. Health officials performed a genome sequencing in 2015 using samples taken from small turtles sold by typical vendors in the streets. (more...)
Buhari Presides Over First FEC Meeting After 3-Month Medical Leave Buhari Presides Over First FEC Meeting After 3-Month Medical Leave
- August 30, 2017

The President, Muhammadu Buhari is now presiding over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting holding in the council chambers at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. He said that his ministry was determined to restore the old glory of sports in the country. "We feel overjoyed that the President invited us to come here". (more...)
After Many Misses, Buhari Presides Over FEC Meeting After Many Misses, Buhari Presides Over FEC Meeting
- August 30, 2017

The President assured the team of Federal Government's support to ensure that they excel against other top competitors in Spain. The Minister of Sports, Mr Solomon Dalung, attributed the achievement of the D'Tigress in Mali to the "silent reforms" embarked upon by his ministry. (more...)
US Q2 GDP Growth Revised Higher To 3.0%, Consumer Spending Buoyant US Q2 GDP Growth Revised Higher To 3.0%, Consumer Spending Buoyant
- August 30, 2017

There was an upward revision to personal consumption expenditure growth to 3.3% from 2.8% previously. Wednesday's report included the government's first estimate for profits at U.S corporations during the second quarter. The new figures also showed higher business spending on intellectual property products like computer software. His first budget, sent to Congress earlier this year, projects growth rates will climb to a sustained annual rate of 3 percent, a goal that many private ... (more...)
Royals Score Runs, Win Royals Score Runs, Win
- August 30, 2017

It's a 0-0 game and to put us on the board for the first time in a long time, it was a good feeling. Three of the guys I have listed on here are injured at the moment, but I included them anyway because perhaps they could get called up later on in the season. (more...)
Implantable Cardiac Pacemakers by Abbott (formerly St. Jude Medical): Safety Communication Implantable Cardiac Pacemakers by Abbott (formerly St. Jude Medical): Safety Communication
- August 30, 2017

Abbott Laboratories said on Tuesday it would issue updates to reduce the risk of its St. Jude heart implants being hacked and to warn patients that the devices' batteries may run down earlier than expected. "If deemed appropriate, install the firmware update following the instructions on the programmer", the FDA stated in its release. They launched the probe in August after short-selling firm Muddy Waters and cyber security firm MedSec Holdings said the devices were riddled with security ... (more...)
NICU babies flown out of storm zone to North Texas NICU babies flown out of storm zone to North Texas
- August 30, 2017

Children's Health helped Cook Children's in evacuating the critically ill babies. They've had evacuees during previous disasters like Hurricanes Katrina and Ike. Ten critically ill, mostly premature babies were put on planes Thursday for the trip from Corpus Christi, on the Gulf Coast, to Fort Worth, about 400 miles north, according to The Associated Press . (more...)
Doctors quarrel at the operation theatre, new born baby dies Doctors quarrel at the operation theatre, new born baby dies
- August 30, 2017

The doctors in a video can be seen arguing loudly and threatening each other in Hindi while operating a pregnant woman in the operation room. An obstetrician managed to deliver the baby despite the chaotic atmosphere in the operation theatre, but the newborn failed to survive. (more...)