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Ohio State student arrested for attack at anti-Trump rally Ohio State student arrested for attack at anti-Trump rally
- November 17, 2016

The protester has been identified as 24-year-old student Shane Stanton. This comes on the heels of dozens of protests across the United States in the days since Trump won the USA presidential election, defeating Democrat Hillary Clinton. He said Stanton was a Hillary Clinton supporter. However, after he learned it wasn't on Tuesday, he said he planned to ask for the charges against Stanton to be dropped. (more...)
Alibaba Singles' Day sales pass 2015 total, but growth rate slows
- November 14, 2016

Altogether 657 million delivery orders were handled by, Alibaba's delivery service platform, in the 24-hour shopping event, up 40.7 percent from a year ago. The multimillion dollar event includes products from thousands of global brands, all vying for the purchasing power of more than 100 million shoppers. (more...)
What Is Donald Trump's Mandate?
- November 13, 2016

Meanwhile, in an interview to be aired on Sunday, Mr Trump showed a rare softer side, describing the election night call he received from Mrs Hillary Clinton conceding that he had won. "It's mostly to raise awareness", said Dalina Aimée Perdomo, who also joined protests in Iowa City this week and said she felt angry and disappointed that her state had gone with conservative choices at the polls . (more...)
Sanders campaigns for Clinton in Milwaukee
- November 10, 2016

The Clinton campaign said 340 people attended based on the state fire marshal's count. He was last in town in March, appearing at the Covelli Centre just one day before he lost the OH primary to Clinton. "Thank you, President Obama", he said. Mr. Fuller said Mr. Sanders is also lending Mrs. Clinton some of his working-class appeal, which is important in eastern OH, where Mr. (more...)
Duterte Congratulates Trump, Hopes for Better Ties Duterte Congratulates Trump, Hopes for Better Ties
- November 10, 2016

But the president of the Philippines was in high spirits on Wednesday (9 November) following Donald Trump's unprecedented U.S. election victory. Duterte railed against such condemnation, calling Obama a "son of a whore" and telling foreign businesses to "pack their bags and leave" if they did not like his policies. (more...)
Wall of Honor event at Port High School to mark Veterans Day
- November 10, 2016

Mountain Brook Elementary School fifth graders showed their thanks for veterans during a concert on November 9. Those planning to attend the breakfast are asked to meet in the high school gym lobby at 7 a.m. Owensboro Middle School South has scheduled its program for Friday. It concludes at 11 a.m. with a wreath laying at the Tomb of the Unknowns and continues inside the Memorial Amphitheater with a parade of colors by veterans' organizations and remarks from dignitaries. (more...)
Turkey concerned as Syrian Kurds press toward IS-held Raqqa
- November 09, 2016

The United States , France and Britain said they would provide air support for the offensive, which was announced on Sunday in Ain Issa, north of Raqqa . The airstrikes have already destroyed vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices (IEDs), militant vehicles, ISIS fighting positions, among other targets, Cook said. (more...)
Feds say Ohio man tried to join Islamic State to wage jihad Feds say Ohio man tried to join Islamic State to wage jihad
- November 08, 2016

Aaron Travis Daniels, 20, of Columbus, also known as Harun Muhammad and Abu Yusuf, was taken into custody at John Glenn Columbus International Airport as he was boarding a flight for Houston, WCMH Channel 4 reports . Daniels was the latest in a string of people arrested in the United States over the past two years over accusations they planned to join or help Islamic State militants, who control swaths of territory in Iraq and Syria. (more...)
Isaiah Thomas admits the Boston Celtics aren't as good as they believed Isaiah Thomas admits the Boston Celtics aren't as good as they believed
- November 08, 2016

Even without Jae Crowder , Kelly Olynyk and Al Horford, nobody expected the Celtics to be blown out 123-107 at TD Garden. While everyone is stressing that he won't rush back, it sounds like he's close to returning. Despite Mudiay's incredible first quarter, Wilson Chandler was arguably the Nuggets best player in Boston. The game follows up a bad showing against the Detroit Pistons the night before, a game that got away from the Nuggets in the first quarter again. (more...)
Migrant camp near Calais cleared by French authorities Migrant camp near Calais cleared by French authorities
- November 05, 2016

Following the announcement that the closure was "complete", the Calais Prefecture released a statement saying that the state was in the process of registering "all migrants present in the camp ". Calais police commissioner Patrick Visser-Bourdon told Sky News that four migrants had been arrested in connection with the blazes. But about 100 young migrants hoping to be moved to Britain were still waiting to know their fate. (more...)
California Chrome, Songbird are favorites in Breeders' Cup races
- November 02, 2016

Limato was a £41,000 yearling acquisition at Goffs UK Sales, 2013. The Breeders' Cup started in 1983 and has been hosted at a variety of racetracks over the course of its history. "Zenyatta came from last and the other filly goes to the front". A filly from Europe named Found won last year's BC Turf. Mark Casse also has Victory to Victory entered; she is fresh off the Grade 1 win in the Natalma at Woodbine. (more...)
Philippines 'Clarifies' Duterte Comments, Says Trade Ties With US To Stay
- October 30, 2016

The Philippine leader said Thursday: "Your honors, in this venue I announce my separation from the United States. both in military and economics also". Beijing rejected a recent global court ruling in Manila's favor and has long called for bilateral negotiations in which other parties do not participate. (more...)
How to watch Miami at Notre Dame How to watch Miami at Notre Dame
- October 30, 2016

The Canes might be reeling, but they are still much better than each of the five teams that have beaten the Irish this season, as those teams are a combined 16-19 this season. Starting safety Rayshawn Jenkins , who injured his ankle last week, will play. They're a bunch of athletes out there who are all fast, and every last player out there is a big-play type of player. (more...)
Dog goes insane when real-life Gumby shows up Dog goes insane when real-life Gumby shows up
- October 30, 2016

Gumby is always there to make her happy, and doesn't mind when Jolene slobbers on his belly or gnaws off one of his limbs. Good job, Jolene. Good job, Big Gumby. Walking into the room is a life size version of the toy she is playing with - and the dog sits up immediately, watching the giant toy come towards her. (more...)
Mulayam 'jealous' of son Akhilesh, says Ram Gopal Yadav Mulayam 'jealous' of son Akhilesh, says Ram Gopal Yadav
- October 28, 2016

In response to a question about Ram Gopal's recent statement that Amar Singh and Mulayam's brother Shivpal should not take the risk of criticising Akhilesh in public, he called it an open "threat", adding that he would seek protection from the centre. (more...)
Here's what occurs if Californians legalize recreational pot Here's what occurs if Californians legalize recreational pot
- October 28, 2016

Most are 6 to 8 feet. "I am shocked and saddened by the harm that marijuana criminalization brings, especially for communities of color", said Olivia Wilde, one of the actresses who came out in support of Prop. And, the hot-button question of what exactly constitutes drugged driving? The measure would protect employer rather than employee rights, allowing companies to hire and fire based on drug tests. (more...)
Trump refers to 'ghettos' in discussing African-American issues Trump refers to 'ghettos' in discussing African-American issues
- October 28, 2016

Trump, who also held a rally in the city of Kinston, continued to insist he knows more than the nation's military leaders, especially when it comes to the fight against Islamic State militants in the city of Mosul. "Give us a shot", said LeVell, executive director of the National Diversity Coalition for Trump. On public safety, Trump - who has often cast himself as the law-and-order candidate - said that he had listened to the concerns of the black community, and that under his ... (more...)
Seahawks, Cardinals tie in most thrilling very bad game in Seattle history Seahawks, Cardinals tie in most thrilling very bad game in Seattle history
- October 25, 2016

That surely won't appease the Cardinals head coach, whose team's record stands at 3-3-1 following the tie. For two reasons, the game might only ratchet up the rumors of Seattle possibly being interested in veteran tackles Joe Staley of the 49ers and Joe Thomas of the Browns, each rumored to be available (stories on Staley possibly being available broke Sunday night). (more...)
Donald Trump gives unlikely boost to Janet Jackson song streams Donald Trump gives unlikely boost to Janet Jackson song streams
- October 23, 2016

Clinton supporters also seized on the comment, with the hashtags #nastywoman and #imanastywoman trending overnight. And Michelle Wolf tweeted , " Nasty woman is probably the coolest thing Hillary has ever been called". A CNN clip of Trump's " nasty " remark quickly garnered nearly 27,000 views on YouTube. " Such a nasty woman ", Trump then said into his mic as Clinton continued to speak. (more...)
Sexually transmitted diseases on the rise across United States Sexually transmitted diseases on the rise across United States
- October 23, 2016

In 2015, the CDC report showed almost 15,000 chlamydia infections diagnosed in the St. Louis area, which is 250 more than in 2014. The CDC pointed to deteriorating public health infrastructure and slashed public health budgets as a major reason for the rising number of STD cases. (more...)
Planned Parenthood gets huge abortion victory in Mississippi
- October 22, 2016

U.S. District Judge Daniel P. Jordan III ruled that the law violated the "free-choice-of-provider" provision of federal law. A federal court ruled Thursday that the state can not prohibit Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood or other health care providers that offer abortions . (more...)
Vikram Chatwal arrested for allegedly trying to burn dogs Vikram Chatwal arrested for allegedly trying to burn dogs
- October 21, 2016

The dogs had their fur singed, but weren't seriously injured. Chatwal's personal webste was suspended this morning, but a bio page previously featured on the site describes him as the founder of hotels including Dream, Night, Time, Unscripted, and Augustus. (more...)
Doug Pederson says Sam Bradford trade is Doug Pederson says Sam Bradford trade is "win-win" for Eagles, Vikings
- October 20, 2016

It's hard to say. Only once in those first three games did the opposition start in Eagles territory. "I think they know the type of athlete that Sam is [and] the type of quarterback that he is". Bradham is an exceptional cover linebacker. Most are in his locker at the team facility and he has even more at home. So, how much does the pair know about the Eagles? "I was excited really to have Sam to kick this season off for us". (more...)
Hillary Clinton in Detroit for first public appearance after debate
- October 19, 2016

That interruption, as noted by Vox, came during Trump's false assertion that Clinton was responsible for Bashar al-Assad's use of chemical weapons in Syria (she was not in office at the time). The seven-point advantage compares to three percent in the September poll . About three-quarters, or 74 percent, of Republicans said they want down ballot candidates to support Trump, up from 67 percent before the debate. (more...)
Scotiabank Women race against breast cancer
- October 17, 2016

Early detection with monthly self breast exams, annual checkups by a physician and screening mammograms as indicated seem to be the best way for early diagnosis and treatment. The staff at Camden Clark recommend getting screened every year if you meet the age criteria or if it's in your family history. "Randomized controlled trials - long considered the "gold standard" for evaluating interventions - have demonstrated that the use of screening mammography saves lives", she said. (more...)
Soylent Recalls Food Bars That Have Made People Violently Ill
- October 14, 2016

The popular Soylent bars have been recalled when several people got sick after eating them. "A certain subpopulation of individuals may have an allergy, intolerance or sensitivity to ingredients such as soy and/or sucralose, or certain vitamin and mineral sources and should consult with their doctor before continuing to consume these products", the company said in a statement , adding that only 0.03 percent of bars sold had been reported as having triggered a bad reaction. (more...)
American Heart Association: Dementia, hypertension strongly linked American Heart Association: Dementia, hypertension strongly linked
- October 14, 2016

Control of hypertension is likely to be a fundamental step in the effort to reduce the incidence of AD and other forms of dementia worldwide, Iadecola said. Establishing the best time to initiate treatment, particularly when a patient's blood pressure falls into the "prehypertension" range of 120 to 139 mm Hg systolic, also remains a concern: "There is evidence that elevations in blood pressure in the prehypertension range are also associated with increased demential risk", Iadecola said. (more...)
Obama says work has begun on habitats to help humans reach Mars
- October 13, 2016

Getting to Mars will require continued cooperation between government and private innovators, and we're already well on our way. The company's plan to send an unmanned Dragon spacecraft to the red planet as early as 2018 will provide an early chance to demonstrate how private space companies and NASA can work together, said Charles Lurio, publisher of the Lurio Report newsletter on entrepreneurial spaceflight. (more...)
Think pink: Most women 'unaware of breast cancer risk' Think pink: Most women 'unaware of breast cancer risk'
- October 10, 2016

Now in full recovery, she says it's only right she advocates for breast cancer awareness. Pakistan has the highest rate of breast cancer in Asia but most women in the country are not aware about the potentially fatal disease, said the Government College University (GCU) Quality Enhancement Cell director Iram Sohail on Friday. (more...)
Bills travel to Los Angeles to face surprising Rams
- October 09, 2016

Having a QB with a stronger physical makeup, like say 2016 NFL Draft #1 overall pick and backup Rams QB Jared Goff, would be a bit of a waste in this offense. We've got a game plan. That was a hard loss this summer when we lost Buddy. But the Bengals' fast, physical defense can bring interior pressure like nobody else the Cowboys have yet faced - and after stomping out the Miami Dolphins , need to keep it going to keep up with the rest of the AFC's top teams. (more...)
Election in Georgia to test stability amid slump Election in Georgia to test stability amid slump
- October 08, 2016

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili issued a statement via the Government's official Website wherein he called for calm and swift action by law enforcement officials and the State Security Services. Political parties need to clear the 5% threshold to be represented in the 150-member parliament. Success for State For The People could come at the expense of former Defense Minister Irakli Alasania's pro-Western Free Democrats or the Republican Party of Georgia. (more...)
PMA for massive public campaign against breast cancer
- October 07, 2016

E15 is blended fuel containing 15 percent ethanol and 85 percent gasoline. According to Sheriff Bob Rost, who organized the initiative, the county has felt the impact of breast cancer firsthand. In the fourth year of the Dig Pink tournament, the goal was to raise $5,000. "We do it every year because my aunts friend Jenny died from cancer", said Corey Hensley. (more...)
Fifth straight week of United States crude oil inventory declines Fifth straight week of United States crude oil inventory declines
- October 06, 2016

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) closed up $1.14, or 2.3 per cent, at $49.83. The American Petroleum Institute (API) said on Tuesday that U.S. crude inventories dropped 7.6 million barrels, which would be the fifth straight weekly decline if confirmed by U.S. (more...)
Clown hoaxes force police to check pranks for real threats
- October 06, 2016

This has resulted in a school resources officer in White Hall being investigated over a photo of him posing in a clown costume. Speculation has been high over the reason for these incidents. Syracuse University is warning students not to assault clowns they come across in the wake of a national hysteria over "creepy clowns" allegedly menacing communities. (more...)
Security flaws leaves J&J insulin pumps vulnerable to hacking Security flaws leaves J&J insulin pumps vulnerable to hacking
- October 05, 2016

A hacker would need to be within 25 feet of the patient and have access to sophisticated equipment, Johnson & Johnson added. Johnson & Johnson (J&J) said it had confirmed Mr Radcliffe's findings but that the pump remained "safe and reliable". (more...)
Certain parents more likely to skip kids' flu shot
- October 04, 2016

By 1 p.m. on a Wednesday in mid-September, when people begin spending more indoors, she has already diagnosed five cases of the flu. Bowling and Dr. The cost for a flu shot is $20 for adults and $20 for children ages 2-18. You want to have those antibodies ready and waiting before you get coughed on in the subway. (more...)
Mylan CEO Bresch grilled by Congress over EpiPen Mylan CEO Bresch grilled by Congress over EpiPen
- October 02, 2016

EpiPen has gone from $100 for a two-pack in 2009 to $608 today. "It starts to seem a little like you're being buttered up", Woodrum said. Klobuchar also penned a letter to the U.S. He was either unable or unwilling to answer the questions about why the FDA had not approved products similar to the EpiPen so there would be more choice in the marketplace. (more...)
Clay County resident becomes state's 693rd travel-related Zika case
- September 29, 2016

There is no vaccine or treatment for Zika. Asked in August about local preparations for Zika prevention, Sevier County spokesperson Perrin Anderson said activities are focused on education of government representatives and collaboration with health professionals. (more...)
Hilarious response on Twitter as Louis Walsh dishes out seat after seat
- September 27, 2016

Louis Walsh admitted that Ottavio and Bradley wouldn't be to everyone's liking, but he was a fan and told them to take a seat Tom and Laura ... The game of musical chairs will see Sharon and Louis narrow down the acts in their categories - the over-25s and the groups respectively - to just six contestants each. (more...)
Morning sickness 'cuts women's chances of miscarriage' Morning sickness 'cuts women's chances of miscarriage'
- September 27, 2016

A new study may be reassuring to pregnant women suffering through the hard symptoms of morning sickness. That study also found a link between morning sickness and IQ scores. Moreover, the women were also part of a randomized clinical trial about the effectiveness of low-dose aspirin in protecting against pregnancy loss. By the 8th week, 57.3 percent of women reported having experienced nausea, and 26.6 percent reported experiencing nausea and vomiting. (more...)