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GOP legislators request block of congressional map GOP legislators request block of congressional map
- March 01, 2018

Supreme Court . The Wolf administration argues House Speaker Mike Turzai and Senate President Joe Scarnati's request offers nothing new and should be turned down. "Now that the opinions have been filed and the remedial map issued, we are again requesting the United States Supreme Court to issue a stay pending our appeal as the issues are now ripe", Scarnati stated in a press release. (more...)
Teens to be screened for depression at yearly exams Teens to be screened for depression at yearly exams
- March 01, 2018

Teen depression may also be hard to pinpoint because when teens do describe feelings of depression, that's not what they call it; they use a different vocabulary. This format, the organization hopes, will also alleviate some stress and barriers to action for the pediatricians themselves. "I think we are going to help identify kids who are trying to figure out how to get help, and hopefully get them turned around, which will be great", Dr. (more...)
Driverless cars set to roll in California Driverless cars set to roll in California
- March 01, 2018

There are dozens of companies already testing driverless auto technology in California. Starting in April, tech companies and vehicle manufacturers will be allowed to test driverless autonomous cars on California streets under new regulations announced Monday by the state's Department of Motor Vehicle . (more...)
Black Panther's success will lead to Memphis receiving new youth STEM center Black Panther's success will lead to Memphis receiving new youth STEM center
- March 01, 2018

You either love it or you hate it when it comes to Marvel's Black Panther . Diaspora was a central component of the film, and in the space of the Apollo Theater, there was talks about the African experience compared to the African-American experience and what it meant for these two different experiences to exist in the same pop cultural phenomenon. (more...)
Why varicose veins are more than skin deep Why varicose veins are more than skin deep
- March 01, 2018

Shyue-Luen Chang, a phlebologist in the department of dermatology at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taoyuan. While the condition has rarely been associated with serious health risks, previous studies have shown that patients with varicose veins have increased levels of inflammatory prothrombotic markers, which are thought to be associated with the pathophysiology of DVT , PE and PAD . (more...)
Music Festivals Take Pledge to End Gender Inequality in Lineups Music Festivals Take Pledge to End Gender Inequality in Lineups
- March 01, 2018

The pioneering scheme was set up by PRS Foundation , the UK's leading funder of new music, and is supported by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. In addition to the festivals, Shirley Manson , producer Tony Visconti , and Madrid's indie rockers Hinds have been announced as high profile ambassadors of Keychange. (more...)
Some Instant Pot models overheating Some Instant Pot models overheating
- March 01, 2018

Even if you don't have a faulty multicooker, Betty Gold, a senior editor and product analyst in the Good Housekeeping Institute Kitchen Appliances Lab , says it's always important to take caution when using your appliance. "There are countless people who have been waiting MONTHS since receiving this message as an email", one person claimed before the company shut down the comments section of its post. (more...)
The Maldives decline invitation to participate in exercise hosted by Indian Navy The Maldives decline invitation to participate in exercise hosted by Indian Navy
- March 01, 2018

The Maldivian Ambassador in Delhi on Tuesday said Maldives declined India's invitation to participate in a naval exercise due to the emergency situation in his country but asserted that the two nations enjoy a history of excellent defence and military cooperation, a tradition which they are confident will endure and continue indefinitely. (more...)
Watch The Voice season 14 premiere online Watch The Voice season 14 premiere online
- March 01, 2018

Kelly Clarkson and Blake Shelton turned their chairs for Kyla. After Caretlli's decision, Clarkson tweeted, "YES Brynn! ". The 33-year-old Kyla Jade is a background vocalist who wants to step out into the spotlight. The premiere featured nine blind auditions, and Clarkson ended up getting three on her team , while the others equally had two at the end of the show. (more...)
Auburn vs. Arkansas Perfect Parlay Predictions: Will Tigers Cover? 2/27/18 Auburn vs. Arkansas Perfect Parlay Predictions: Will Tigers Cover? 2/27/18
- March 01, 2018

Meanwhile, 56% of the betting tickets wagered online are on the under. A late-season Quadrant 1 win over a team like the Tigers would provide a significant resume boost. Auburn's Jared Harper and Bryce Brown missed off-balance 3-pointers in the final minute, and the Gators closed it out from the charity stripe. The Razorbacks were ranked No. (more...)
Diabetes rate doubles in just two decades Diabetes rate doubles in just two decades
- March 01, 2018

It is thought there are an estimated 12.3 million people who are at an increased risk of type 2 diabetes in the United Kingdom, and obesity is the leading cause in the majority of preventable cases. "We want the Government to recognise the seriousness of the growing diabetes crisis, take action to help those at increased risk, and help us turn the tables on this devastating condition", added Askew. (more...)
DRCongo braced for anti-Kabila protest despite ban DRCongo braced for anti-Kabila protest despite ban
- March 01, 2018

The death toll could have been higher as Catholics and churchgoers across the country attempted to take part in the protests but were stopped by police and soldiers before they could join in. Police however denied anyone had been killed at all on protest day, claiming that there had been "zero casualties". Police used tear gas to crush protests elsewhere in the sprawling nation, including in Kikwit in the southwest, and Goma and Bukavu in the east. (more...)
Carrie Underwood still keeping face hidden after accident Carrie Underwood still keeping face hidden after accident
- March 01, 2018

Only half Underwood's face is visible within the new pic she posted on Friday, as she covers her mouth with a large Red Cross . She captioned the image: "Together, we're in it to end it! ". When she finally revealed the extent of her injuries in an Instagram post on December 27, she did so by covering most of her face with a scarf. "I am grateful that it wasn't much, much worse". (more...)
Liberum Capital Initiates Coverage on Anheuser Busch Inbev SA (BUD)
- March 01, 2018

Check Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Anheuser (BUD) by 15.88% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Courage Capital Management Llc sold 71,408 shares as the company's stock declined 17.14% while stock markets rallied. (more...)
'The Week Of' Trailer: Yep, It's Another Adam Sandler Netflix Movie 'The Week Of' Trailer: Yep, It's Another Adam Sandler Netflix Movie
- March 01, 2018

It was shot on location in Long Island, NY, and also stars Rob Morgan, Scott Cohen, Melanie Nicholls-King, and Patricia Belcher. Rock, who recently released his stand-up special Tamborine on Netflix , stars opposite Sandler as the father of the groom, a hotshot surgeon whose wealth, the trailer implies, will ultimately save the day. (more...)
Diet Full of Veggies, Fruits and Whole Grains Curbs Depression Risk Diet Full of Veggies, Fruits and Whole Grains Curbs Depression Risk
- March 01, 2018

The study will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 70th Annual Meeting in Los Angeles , April 21 to 27, 2018. Dr. Laurel Cherian, author of one of the studies conducted into Rush University Medical Centre in Chicago said that depression is the common in adults, who are suffering from diseases such as high blood pressure or high cholesterol. (more...)
Two More Dog Foods Recalled: One for Salmonella, One for Listeria Monocytogenes Two More Dog Foods Recalled: One for Salmonella, One for Listeria Monocytogenes
- March 01, 2018

As was the case with Friday's TruPet and Northwest Naturals recalls for salmonella and listeria , respectively, Michigan's Department of Agriculture found the contamination. Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is a risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the products or any surfaces exposed to these products. (more...)
Apple may launch employee health clinics Apple may launch employee health clinics
- February 28, 2018

The first AC Wellness clinics are due to open in the spring. Numerous job listings suggest the AC Wellness clinics will be full-service facilities providing "unique concierge-like healthcare experience for employees and their dependents". (more...)
Transgender Texas wrestler Mack Begs wins second high school title Transgender Texas wrestler Mack Begs wins second high school title
- February 26, 2018

The crux of the conflict-in addition to the stigma and bigotry that transgender people face throughout the world, and often specifically in athletics―is that Beggs has now twice won wrestling championships competing against high school girls, despite identifying as male and reportedly taking a low dose of testosterone to facilitate his transition. (more...)
Islamic preacher from Kerala arrested on RGI airport Islamic preacher from Kerala arrested on RGI airport
- February 26, 2018

According to police, Akbar, who is also the founder-director of Niche of Truth, an organisation engaged in propagating Islam, had been living in the West Asia after fleeing the country following the first arrests in the 2016 case. It was the State Education Department that ordered the closure of Peace International School in late 2017. Finally, in January last, the Chief Minister ordered shuttering the school based on the recommendation for action by the district collector and the department ... (more...)
AMAG Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AMAG) Given New $20.00 Price Target at Cowen
- February 26, 2018

Connor Clark And Lunn Invest Mgmt Limited holds 0.06% of its portfolio in AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The stock increased 1.99% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $7.7. Therefore 29% are positive. The company was downgraded on Friday, February 3 by Cowen & Co. The company was downgraded on Monday, May 9 by Ladenburg Thalmann. (more...)
Students back at Florida school, get belongings Students back at Florida school, get belongings
- February 26, 2018

Later Sunday, Stoneman Douglas administrators, teachers, parents and students are scheduled to meet at the school to discuss its scheduled reopening. State Rep. The shooting has reignited national debate over gun laws and while students have called for a ban on assault rifles, Trump wants to arm teachers . (more...)
Wydad Casablanca beat Tout Puissant Mazembe — CAF Super Cup Wydad Casablanca beat Tout Puissant Mazembe — CAF Super Cup
- February 26, 2018

Amin Tighazoui was the hero for the Moroccan side and he netted from a free-kick to give Wydad Casablanca victory on a day the video assistant referee (VAR) system was used for the first time in Africa. Al Ahly comes in the first place as the Club of the Century won the title six times (2002, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2013, 2014), then Zamalek comes second as usual with a Super Cup record of three titles (1994, 1997, 2003). (more...)
FIR against Delhi AAP MLA for saying officers 'should be beaten up' FIR against Delhi AAP MLA for saying officers 'should be beaten up'
- February 26, 2018

CM Kejriwal with his cabinet colleagues had met the Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Friday in order to ensure that the work does not suffer because of the face-off between the bureaucrats and the the political executive. "In the present volatile circumstances, this threat by a AAP activist to a senior leader of opposition could not be made without the consent of AAP leadership". (more...)
Toronto Maple Leafs acquire Plekanec in deal with Montreal Canadiens Toronto Maple Leafs acquire Plekanec in deal with Montreal Canadiens
- February 25, 2018

Vezina favourite Andrei Vasilevskiy is expected to get the start as he will face off against Carey Price who will look to give the Canadiens a big home ice victory and delay the onset of some big moves that are likely to take place in Montreal over the weekend. (more...)
At CPAC, Trump's base trusts him on guns At CPAC, Trump's base trusts him on guns
- February 25, 2018

The President was moved by the appearances of shooting survivors that were blanketing cable news, and even more so after meeting with several survivors at the White House this week, a source familiar with his thinking said . To arm our teachers - even some of them - to place them in a position to use deadly force is like pouring gasoline on a fire. "There's this mythology that bad guys will get shot, but that's not always true", she said. (more...)
Stoneman Douglas School Cop Who 'Never Went In' During Shooting Has Resigned Stoneman Douglas School Cop Who 'Never Went In' During Shooting Has Resigned
- February 25, 2018

The confrontation is set to test whether Trump, a figure deeply popular with his party's base, is willing to risk his political capital to take on a constituency few Republicans have challenged. Gun control needs to be prioritized. In 2013, after the Aurora theater shooting was followed by the elementary school massacre in Newtown, Connecticut , Colorado's Democrat-controlled state legislature passed a package of gun restrictions, including universal background checks and a ban on magazines ... (more...)
Process of appointing HCs judges be expedited Process of appointing HCs judges be expedited
- February 25, 2018

On February 21, a bench of Justices Madan B Lokur, Kurian Joseph and Deepak Gupta had virtually stayed the operation of the February 8 order delivered by a bench of Justices Arun Mishra, A K Goel and Mohan M Shantanagoudar in a matter related to the Indore Development Authority. (more...)
APC Blasts PDP Over State Of The Nation Allegations APC Blasts PDP Over State Of The Nation Allegations
- February 25, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari last week appointed Tinubu to lead a committee tasked with reconciling aggrieved members of the party ahead of the 2019 election. Although Odigie-Oyegun was not available for comments on Thursday, an aide told THISDAY that he was in possession of the letter and would be replying to it at the weekend. (more...)
Awestruck! Taimur Ali Khan, Inaaya Naumi Kemmu go on a 'car' ride! Awestruck! Taimur Ali Khan, Inaaya Naumi Kemmu go on a 'car' ride!
- February 25, 2018

While Soha sported an all-black attire, Nawab Taimur Ali Khan was at his casual best in a grey tee and royal blue pant. Taimur was donning a kurta pyjama just like his daddy Saif Ali Khan while Kareena was seen in a white camisole with denim flared trousers and black jacket. (more...)