USA resolution on Syria chemical weapons attacks vetoed by Russian Federation at UN

He said he had called the ambassadors of the five veto-wielding permanent council nations - the US, Russia, China, Britain and France - "to reiterate my deep concern about the risks of the current impasse". Russian U.N. Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia st... More..

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Trump agrees to leave state-legal marijuana programs alone
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Trump agrees to leave state-legal marijuana programs alone

As Gardner put it in a press release , "President Trump has assured me that he will support a federalism-based legislative solution to fix this states' rights issue once and for all". Gardner voted to confirm S...More..

Judge Denies Cosby Defense Request For Mistrial
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Judge Denies Cosby Defense Request For Mistrial

Cliff Huxtable on America's top-rated TV show, " The Cosby Show ". Over dinner he allegedly handed her a blue pill she thought would ease menstrual cramps, but which left her feeling "out of it" before Cosby ...More..

Posthumous national award to Sridevi warms hearts
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Posthumous national award to Sridevi warms hearts

In 2017, Akshay Kumar had won the Best Actor Award for Rustom . "People reacted very well and I felt good about it", she had said. On the other hand, Music director AR Rahman has been honoured with two p...More..

Israel probing how pro-boycott Irish mayor came despite ban
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Israel probing how pro-boycott Irish mayor came despite ban

MacDonncha, however, was already in Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank, having flow in through Tel Aviv airport. Israeli daily Haaretz said the ban order sent to airport immigration officials misspelled Ma...More..

Alcohol guidelines in many countries may not be safe
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Alcohol guidelines in many countries may not be safe

The authors of the study said recommended alcohol limits should be lowered to around 100g or 12.5 units per week in many countries. Consuming between 200-350g per week lowered life expectancy by one to two ye...More..

Coli outbreak across 7 states
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Coli outbreak across 7 states

No deaths have yet been reported. Six of them were hospitalized and, of that group, one developed kidney failure from a condition called hemolytic uremic syndrome. New Jersey has the largest share of people inf...More..

Kathua incident is a crime against humanity: Rahul Gandhi tweets
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Kathua incident is a crime against humanity: Rahul Gandhi tweets

Rahul's sister Priyanka , her husband Robert Vadra and their kids also joined the crowd, demanding justice to the rape victims. Amid slogans being raised against the government at the midnight march, Gandh...More..

Stand back: hand dryers may be blowing bacteria your way
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Stand back: hand dryers may be blowing bacteria your way

Another might be because they don't want to use toilet roll to dry themselves because that's disgusting. Electric hot hand dryers disperse this fecal matter on to wet hands and into the air. Spore-forming colon...More..

Night owls at greater risk of death than early birds, say scientists
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Night owls at greater risk of death than early birds, say scientists

In order to evaluate natural circadian rhythm, otherwise known as their chronotype , participants were asked to identify as "definitely a morning person", "more a morning person than evening person", "more a...More..

Cameron golf teams now sit in middle of pack at invites
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Cameron golf teams now sit in middle of pack at invites

That's if it can get on the course. In the final tune-up before the Southern Conference Men's Golf Championship, senior Bright Julamool paced the Catamounts by finishing in a tie for 29th overall with a thr...More..

Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers could make history tonight against Atlanta Hawks
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers could make history tonight against Atlanta Hawks

The Philadelphia 76ers will go for a franchise-record 15th straight win Tuesday night against the Atlanta Hawks . The Sixers have won 50 games for the first time since the 2000-01 season. "I think Ben's form...More..

Schuette joins Trump for signing of new human trafficking federal law
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Schuette joins Trump for signing of new human trafficking federal law

The NFRW works to increase the effectiveness and relevance of women in the cause of good government. The law passed Congress overwhelmingly. Rob Portman, R-Ohio. The new law paves the way for victims of sex...More..

UN Yemen envoy to conclude region tour in Saudi Arabia
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

UN Yemen envoy to conclude region tour in Saudi Arabia

Al Masirah, a TV network run by the Houthis, claimed responsibility for the attack on Twitter, saying the rebels fired a Burkan 2-H, a Scud-type missile, towards the Saudi defence ministry. That same year in Ju...More..

Isaac Asimov's 'Foundation' trilogy to be developed into drama series for Apple
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Isaac Asimov's 'Foundation' trilogy to be developed into drama series for Apple

Isaac Asimov's Foundation novels remain in print, decades later. Screenwriters David Goyer ( The Dark Knight ) and Josh Friedman ( Avatar 2 ) are said to be writing the project, while Skydance's David...More..

California's Jerry Brown Agrees To Send National Guard To Border
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

California's Jerry Brown Agrees To Send National Guard To Border

Brown's letter came as thousands of National Guard members deployed to the Mexican border. State government officials in California said Brown's proposed agreement on the troop deployment had been submi...More..

Strawberries have a dirty secret, according to new report
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Strawberries have a dirty secret, according to new report

Besides strawberries, the EWG guide ranks the pesticide levels of 46 fruits and vegetables and has been updated annually since 2004. Other members of the so-called "dirty dozen " include nectarines, apples,...More..

Woman who faked cancer, duped friends and neighbours, jailed for 'despicable' scam
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Woman who faked cancer, duped friends and neighbours, jailed for 'despicable' scam

But her truth was soon uncovered when one of her donors saw her party photos on Facebook , which made him question her claims. One person reportedly donated over $10,000 to Dickenson, while a couple, who are...More..

by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta Japan Eq ETF (GSJY) Declines 0.135% for April 11

They expect $1.31 earnings per share, down 22.94% or $0.39 from last year's $1.7 per share. LLC now owns 76,778 shares of the investment management company's stock valued at $11,408,000 after buying an addition...More..

Death notices for April 9
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Death notices for April 9

She attended Louisburg and Goodson grade schools and graduated from Halfway High School in 1953. She married Ronald Koperski, and they later divorced. He loved restoring old tractors and going to tractor shows....More..

Judge denies motion to have Reuters journalists' case dismissed
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Judge denies motion to have Reuters journalists' case dismissed

The murders were part of a larger army crackdown on the Rohingya, beset by allegations of murder, rape, arson and looting, unleashed in response to Rohingya militant attacks on security forces in late August. O...More..

Five things we learned from the Champions League
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Five things we learned from the Champions League

Barcelona struggled under a barrage of crosses and set-pieces, with first-leg own-goal villains Daniele De Rossi and Kostas Manolas completing the job from a penalty and a corner respectively. "They're going t...More..

Traumatic Brain Injuries — HEALTH REPORT
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Traumatic Brain Injuries — HEALTH REPORT

The risk increases by 24 percent, the researchers write in the journal The Lancet Psychiatry , and is relative to the number and severity of brain injuries. "There are some cognitive rehabilitation strategies ...More..

FDA restricts sale and distribution of Essure
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

FDA restricts sale and distribution of Essure

Some patients implanted with Essure have experienced adverse events, including perforation of the uterus and/or fallopian tubes, migration of inserts to the abdominal or pelvic cavity, persistent pain and suspe...More..

Genetic Risk of Heart Disease is Reduced by Increased Physical Activity
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Genetic Risk of Heart Disease is Reduced by Increased Physical Activity

All of the people in the case study were at risk of getting Heart Disease due to their genetic background . In one of the largest studies on fitness and heart disease, researchers analyzed data from the ...More..

Dhawan blasts SRH home after Shakib masterclass
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Dhawan blasts SRH home after Shakib masterclass

Daredevils, on the other hand, have been undone a bit by the schedule as they will be playing their first 5 matches away from home. Sanju Samson batted well in the first half of his knock in Hyderabad bef...More..

Organ donations at a record high
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Organ donations at a record high

The organ transplant procedures were scheduled to begin early Sunday morning. They want to remind people it only takes one person to save a life. "The objective of the green ribbon campaign is to bring awar...More..

Doctors warn no-one is immune of incoming flu season
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Doctors warn no-one is immune of incoming flu season

As of the week ending March 31, 2018, the Division of Public Health (DPH) has confirmed 8,182 cases of the flu for the season, and 34 flu-related deaths. "Despite what we may read on Facebook , the flu vaccine...More..

Matchups to watch in Round 1 vs Boston Bruins
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Matchups to watch in Round 1 vs Boston Bruins

Any bumps and bruises will get a chance to heal with a day off Monday and a practice that may not be too rough Tuesday before the Bruins get down to the nitty gritty of preparing for Toronto on Wednesday. "No...More..

New GFS baseball coach leading team to strong start
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

New GFS baseball coach leading team to strong start

But a strong throw from Ryan Schrad, and a slide which started too far from home plate by Van Otterloo, resulted in an inning-ending play at the plate. In the nightcap, Hastings High graduate Vinny Schmidt cont...More..