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Medicine Vince McMahon's XFL to kick off in 2020, will you watch?
Author: 0 Vince McMahon's XFL to kick off in 2020, will you watch?

Ed Maylon at the London Telegraph slammed the league as the " NFL for Trump supporters" and the far-left Guardian of London sneered the XFL was "the ideal exponent of Trump's America". The first player to scoop up the ball would win possession for his team. The most famous handle belonged to McCallum's Las Vegas Outlaws teammate Rod Smart, who had "He Hate Me" etched on his uniform.

Medicine We have nothing to fear about cloning humans
Author: 0 We have nothing to fear about cloning humans

Chinese scientists said they have broken technical barriers in the field of science by cloning monkeys for the first time , Reuters reported on Thursday. The two monkeys were part of a total of 79 different transfer attempts, which used different techniques . To see Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua crawl over a giant Hello Kitty stuffed animal and fall over each other, you'd think they were just normal macaques - and indeed, what's special about them isn't immediately visible.

Medicine Number of flu cases steady in Manistee County
Author: 0 Number of flu cases steady in Manistee County

Pennsylvania was in the lower, "moderate" category. That red line you are seeing on the chart above which is pinning upward in the middle of the chart is showing the number of flu-like predicaments told by the CDC's national network this year.

Medicine How an immigrant to Canada helped Donald Trump prove his mental health
Author: 0 How an immigrant to Canada helped Donald Trump prove his mental health

And not just his heart! At the White House news conference, Jackson said he made a decision to run what's called the Montreal Cognitive Assessment , known as MoCA. The president weighed 108kg and measured 1.90m tall at the exam, Dr Jackson said. Speaking to news media Tuesday, Nasreddine stressed that while Trump's flawless score was generally good news with regard to the president's memory, it didn't offer anything near a complete psychological profile.

Medicine 'Historic milestone' hailed as MPs vote through Brexit Withdrawal Bill
Author: 0 'Historic milestone' hailed as MPs vote through Brexit Withdrawal Bill

However, while Tory rebel Remainers may have sat on their hands tonight, it's clear that the battle is far from over for May in passing this bill. Heralding the moment, Brexit Secretary David Davis said: "From the beginning our approach has been to work constructively with MPs from across the House wherever possible to improve the Bill".

Medicine Man got huge tapeworm from eating sushi
Author: 0 Man got huge tapeworm from eating sushi

Instead, it was a 5-and-a-half foot tapeworm "wiggling" out of his body, likely a result of the man's daily consumption of raw salmon, Bahn said. He denied it but added that he had just been eating raw salmon on nearly every day. Another Dr. Jessica Mason tells that the tapeworm can be 40 feet long. "I eat raw salmon nearly every day", he said. A quick online search found there has been a well-documented outbreak of Japanese tapeworms in Pacific-caught salmon.

Medicine Bikram hot yoga not better than regular yoga says a study
Author: 0 Bikram hot yoga not better than regular yoga says a study

It is now taught by a worldwide network of affiliated teachers. But the question remained about whether this was sparked by the high-temperature environment of Bikram, or whether it might also happen among those performing yoga in normal temperatures.

Medicine Flu Shot Numbers Show Increase Over Last Year: Haggie
Author: 0 Flu Shot Numbers Show Increase Over Last Year: Haggie

Government moved away from offering flu shots free of charge at the doctor's office through MCP, and instead offered community clinics this year to administer the vaccine. Cases were reported in all eight counties, with Hartford seeing the highest number of patients at 367. When the majority of the community is vaccinated, it also makes it less likely that residents with compromised immune systems who can not receive the vaccination will be infected with the flu.

Medicine Canada launches WTO trade complaint against US
Author: 0 Canada launches WTO trade complaint against US

Many experts have criticized the Canadian government for its timing. She says Canada will bring some new, "creative" ideas to the sixth round of NAFTA negotiations later this month in Montreal, in response to some of the "more unconventional" US proposals.

Medicine Trump Touts Rural Broadband Initiative, Farm Agenda
Author: 0 Trump Touts Rural Broadband Initiative, Farm Agenda

The crowd watches President Donald Trump speak at the 99th annual convention of the American Farm Bureau Federation in Nashville, Tenn., on January 8, 2018. There had been reports that Trump was wavering about supporting crop insurance in a new farm bill, a concept Roberts supports. Trump: Thank you very much, Tennessee.

Medicine E Coli Outbreak Spreads to 15 States; Leafy Greens Suspected
Author: 0 E Coli Outbreak Spreads to 15 States; Leafy Greens Suspected

This does not sit well with DeLauro who asked Fitzgerald a series of questions, such as when the first E. coli infection was reported in the USA, when CDC began investigating the outbreak, and what is "CDC's justification for waiting nearly a month and a half before publicly confirming the outbreak?" The likely source of the outbreak in the United States appears to be leafy greens , but officials have not specifically identified a type of leafy greens eaten by people who became ill.

Medicine GoPro to exit the drone business, plans to cut workforce by 20%
Author: 0 GoPro to exit the drone business, plans to cut workforce by 20%

Also, Director Anthony John Bates sold 17,023 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 6th. The company said it would reduce its headcount to fewer than 1,000, from 1,254. After $0.09 actual earnings per share reported by GoPro, Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 277.78% EPS growth. GoPro also announced that Woodman would reduce his 2018 cash compensation to $1.

Medicine Gas prices increase over last week
Author: 0 Gas prices increase over last week

That's a penny less than the national average of $2.49. In the Wenatchee area, gas prices were relatively steady, holding on at $2.82 per gallon. Gas prices held steady during the first week of 2018 in Southwest Florida, and analysts say drivers can expect to see a seasonal slide in what they pay at the pump.

Medicine We Are Blood in critical need of Type O blood
Author: 0 We Are Blood in critical need of Type O blood

Todd Kulman - with the Red Cross of MI - says the severe winter weather over the past few weeks has been a major cause of the shortage, along with high levels of sick people during this cold and flu season. Platelet and type O negative and B negative blood donations - in particular - are critically needed right now. It is often used for premature infants and trauma patients.

Author: 0 What Federal Changes Mean for Ohio's Medical Marijuana Program

A majority of states allow the use of medical marijuana and eight, including the entire West Coast and the District of Columbia, allow recreational use. The new USA attorney in Massachusetts, Andrew Lelling, a Trump appointee who was confirmed by the Senate in mid-December, called marijuana "a risky drug" in his statement on Sessions' action.

Medicine Tamil Nadu Transport Minister appeals to bus employees
Author: 0 Tamil Nadu Transport Minister appeals to bus employees

Transport Minister MR Vijayabhaskar appealed to the unions to return to work. Drivers and conductors of various state transport corporations are demanding wage hike among other things. The Madras High Court on Friday directed the striking unions to withdraw the strike immediately or face action. "CITU leader A Sounderrajan, who participated in Thursday's talks with the government, said that "not even 10 per cent" of buses were being operated across Tamil Nadu".

Medicine 1 winning ticket sold in $450 million Mega Millions drawing
Author: 0 1 winning ticket sold in $450 million Mega Millions drawing

The Powerball jackpot also surged, sitting at $550 million, with a $348 million cash option, after no victor Wednesday. Powerball odds are one in 292.2 million. The victor has 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim the prize and only 60 days to claim the prize as a lump sum of $281.2 million. That drawing will be Saturday night.

Medicine What is a 'bomb cyclone' and what will happen when it arrives?
Author: 0 What is a 'bomb cyclone' and what will happen when it arrives?

National Weather Service meteorologist Ryan Maue drew some attention when he posted a message to Twitter yesterday about the "a truly fantastic extratopical "bomb" cyclone" that's predicted to blow up off the New England coast today. Snow, sleet and freezing rain may increase in eastern North Carolina and southeast Virginia by Wednesday afternoon. Public schools in New York City have also been closed for Thursday.

Medicine Moscow Rejects Sanctions Against Tehran, Warns US of Meddling in Its Affairs
Author: 0 Moscow Rejects Sanctions Against Tehran, Warns US of Meddling in Its Affairs

Shortly before the meeting, United Nations human rights experts urged Iran to respect the rights of demonstrators and restore access to social media accounts that have been blocked . US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said this week that Washington was seeking emergency sessions on Iran at the United Nations in NY and at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva.

Medicine Jon Gruden expected to become new head coach of Raiders
Author: 0 Jon Gruden expected to become new head coach of Raiders

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , Oakland (6-10) will try to lure former Raiders and Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Jon Gruden out of the broadcast booth to take over. Rapoport added that Gruden was assembling a coaching staff in anticipation of returning to coaching, one that includes his former QB, Rich Gannon . The Raiders must comply with the "Rooney Rule" and interview at least one minority candidate during the hiring process.

Medicine Warning after a number of 'Aussie flu' deaths
Author: 0 Warning after a number of 'Aussie flu' deaths

Forty-nine states and Puerto Rico reported either regional or widespread flu activity during the week ending December 23, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's most recent surveillance report. While normally it takes at least six months to produce a flu vaccine, the World Health Organization (WTO) convenes a meeting every February, at which it announces the vaccine viruses in the Northern Hemisphere that year.

Medicine Clarksville-Montgomery County under Wind Chill Advisory tonight thru Tuesday
Author: 0 Clarksville-Montgomery County under Wind Chill Advisory tonight thru Tuesday

Many other towns in northeastern Montana had wind chill readings between -42 and -47 Monday morning. Wind chills are ranging from 20 to 30 degrees below zero Monday morning. We start off the new year with continued frigid temperatures. In this risky cold, keep in mind to dress in layers. In addition with these frigid temperatures and little recovery during the daytime hours this could cause problems for exposed plumbing pipes.

Medicine Salvation Army, United Blood Services Need Your Help
Author: 0 Salvation Army, United Blood Services Need Your Help

Major Byron Medlock says kettle donations dropped about 20 percent and raised almost $717,000. "People in Pictou County are very generous and loyal and we appreciate their support", said MacDonald. Anyone that wants to help "Pay it Forward' can visit the United Blood Services' office at 1503 Bertrand drive in Lafayette". Explaining why they wanted to do the blood drive, with hundreds of refugees reportedly keen to take part sooner or later, he added: "It's a way to affirm, to show how ...

Medicine Health department reports flu increase
Author: 0 Health department reports flu increase

Five deaths caused by flu complications were confirmed last week, Huang said, adding that in each case, the patient was not vaccinated and had a history of chronic disease. However, people with life-threatening allergies to the flu vaccine or its ingredients (which include gelatin, antibiotics, or other ingredients) can not or may require a different strain of the shot.

Medicine More young women are using pot during pregnancy
Author: 0 More young women are using pot during pregnancy

For women in the 18 to 24 age bracket, marijuana usage spiked from 12.5 percent to 21.8 percent in that same period. Across all age groups, marijuana use during pregnancy increased from 4 percent at the start of the study to 7 percent by the end.

Medicine IND vs SA: Shardul Thakur, Kedar Jadhav return for ODI series
Author: 0 IND vs SA: Shardul Thakur, Kedar Jadhav return for ODI series

On the tour of South Africa, India will play a total of 6 ODIs, which will be held from February 1 to 16. Virat Kohli returns to the limited-overs side to lead India while pacers Shardul Thakur and Mohammed Shami were included in the 17-man one-day global squad for the six-game series against South Africa in February.

Medicine Not inviting Kejriwal to metro line launch insult to public: AAP
Author: 0 Not inviting Kejriwal to metro line launch insult to public: AAP

But on Saturday, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath ended the so-called " Noida jinx" when he arrived there ahead of the inauguration of the Kalkaji Mandir-Botanical Garden segment of Delhi Metro's Magenta Line . Faith is important, but blind faith is unfortunate". To review the security arrangements, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visited the millennium city Noida on Friday.

Medicine BJP working to build consensus on triple talaq bill
Author: 0 BJP working to build consensus on triple talaq bill

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Sunday said that it will request Prime Minister Narendra Modi to withhold and withdraw the proposed bill that criminalises the practice of instant divorce or Triple Talaq . It is highly objectionable that the Centre did not consult the AIMPLB, any Muslim organisation or any stakeholder before preparing the draft of the Bill, ” he alleged.

Medicine Jadhav's family to meet him shortly
Author: 0 Jadhav's family to meet him shortly

Before the meeting, the security check of the family was performed. He said Pakistan has concrete evidences against Kulbhushan Jadhav of his involvement in subversive activities in Balochistan and Karachi. Roads leading to the Constitution Avenue, on which MOFA is located, have been closed for traffic. After a brief stay, the mother and wife went to Foreign Office amid tight security.

Medicine United Kingdom minister: Damian Green was sacked because he lied
Author: 0 United Kingdom minister: Damian Green was sacked because he lied

Mr Green's departure from the frontbench has left a major hole at the heart of Mrs May's Government with speculation now growing over who she could appoint as her replacement First Secretary of State. His removal will cost her an important supporter as she tries to balance competing visions of Brexit within her Cabinet. The Cabinet Office investigation did not rule on allegations made by writer Kate Maltby that Mr Green sexually harassed her.

Medicine Eric Schmidt steps down as Alphabet's Executive Chairman
Author: 0 Eric Schmidt steps down as Alphabet's Executive Chairman

It is certainly an end of an era. For years, Schmidt served as a buffer for the company, smoothing relationships with regulators and the broader tech industry, said John Battelle, author of "The Search: How Google and Its Rivals Rewrote the Rules of Business and Transformed Our Culture".

Medicine Indian Deputy High Commissioner to bring Jadhav's mother, wife for meeting
Author: 0 Indian Deputy High Commissioner to bring Jadhav's mother, wife for meeting

Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesman said convicted Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife and mother have been permitted to meet him purely on humanitarian grounds. On Pakistan Army chief, Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa's reported advice to the country's lawmakers to work for improving ties with India, the spokesperson said New Delhi too desired good ties with all its neighbours, including Pakistan.

Medicine Congress should follow Hickenlooper's leadership on CHIP
Author: 0 Congress should follow Hickenlooper's leadership on CHIP

CMS officials did not respond to requests made 18 December about when those dollars would run out. As Christmas approaches many families in Idaho who rely on the Childrens Health Insurance Program ( CHIP ) for affordable, comprehensive healthcare for their children are worrying about whether that coverage will continue in 2018.

Medicine Widespread flu activity now reported in Kentucky
Author: 0 Widespread flu activity now reported in Kentucky

City officials said there has been an increase in flu activity reported locally and across the nation. Shots take about two weeks to take full effect. "What compounds it is why we always push people to get the flu shots before the Thanksgiving holiday - it's really the travel to those areas where there are flu outbreaks".

Medicine Flu shot is safe for people with egg allergies, government panel says
Author: 0 Flu shot is safe for people with egg allergies, government panel says

PARENTS and guardians of two and three-year-olds in Wales are being urged to get their children vaccinated against flu this winter by Wales' Chief Medical Officer Dr Frank Atherton. It's safe for people with an egg allergy to get a flu shot, says a leading USA allergists' group. One of the main concerns with any vaccine is a severe allergic reaction - known as anaphylaxis.

Medicine State DPH: Flu-related illnesses on the uptick
Author: 0 State DPH: Flu-related illnesses on the uptick

The state is also seeing regional flu activity. Vaccines are available at the county health department every weekday, from 8 to 11 a.m. and from 1 to 3 p.m. For accurate, clinical based evidence on the flu shot visit the CDC's website at www.cdc.gov/flu and do yourself, your family, and your co-workers a favor and get your flu shot if you haven't already.

Medicine Season 2 Trailer And Premiere Date For Jessica Jones
Author: 0 Season 2 Trailer And Premiere Date For Jessica Jones

As Trish talks to Jessica, telling her that if she knows what happened to her might help her, Jessica seemingly rebukes her saying: "What if facing it makes me worse - I've already killed somebody". "That was our objective". The Netflix original series Marvel's Jessica Jones was the second of four epic live-action adventure series ( Marvel's Daredevil , Marvel's Luke Cage and Marvel's Iron Fist ), which all led to the teaming of the main characters in Marvel's The Defenders .

Medicine Only select PNP units will conduct operations vs illegal drugs
Author: 0 Only select PNP units will conduct operations vs illegal drugs

Duterte signed on October 10 a memorandum stripping the PNP of its lead role in the anti-narcotics campaign after some of its personnel were implicated in the killing of suspected drug offenders. Critics at home and overseas say he is orchestrating a campaign of extrajudicial mass murder, carried out by corrupt police and hired vigilantes. Rodrigo Duterte's instructions "to resume providing active support" to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency indicate an about-face on his previous ...

Medicine Willie Taggart Leaving Oregon For Seminoles
Author: 0 Willie Taggart Leaving Oregon For Seminoles

After several days looking for the next person to lead their football program, the Florida State Seminoles reportedly have their new head coach. Taggart briefly coached with Harbaugh's son who was nearing the end of his National Football League career.

Medicine Yemen's Houthis: Saleh's overture to Saudi 'a coup'
Author: 0 Yemen's Houthis: Saleh's overture to Saudi 'a coup'

Saleh's call comes amid street fighting between his loyalists and Houthi rebels across the capital Sanaa. Former president Saleh and the Yemeni military fought the Houthi rebels five times from 2005 to 2014, before becoming allies after the Saudi-led coalition took military action in March 2015 to restore President Hadi to power, who had been ousted and imprisoned by the Houthis.

Medicine Gas prices have fallen 40 cents in the last three weeks
Author: 0 Gas prices have fallen 40 cents in the last three weeks

The switch to winter-blend fuels, which are cheaper to produce, usually have some effect on Idaho prices by now. AAA Michigan reports that the post-Thanksgiving statewide average daily gas price decreased about 10 cents. Meanwhile, oil production in the US reached 9.7 million b/d last week, according to EIA's latest report, a high not seen since April 1971. Gas prices in states within the West Coast region are among the most expensive in the country.

Medicine Everton fans want Marco Silva after weekend results
Author: 0 Everton fans want Marco Silva after weekend results

Ashley Young , who scored Man United's victor on Saturday, spent 12 years at Watford . Defender Miguel Britos is a doubt after suffering a knock in the 3-0 victory over Newcastle and will be given a late fitness test. Despite taking charge of both Hull City and Watford since becoming a Premier League manager in January 2017, Marco Silva has only won four games fewer (12) than Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho (16) in this period.

Medicine Trump doubles down on support for alleged child sex predator Roy Moore
Author: 0 Trump doubles down on support for alleged child sex predator Roy Moore

Trump's support for Moore has left Senate Republicans dumbfounded after they tried to force the nominee out of the race after the Washington Post reported this month that when Moore was in his 30s, working as a local prosecutor, he is alleged to have pursued sexual relationships with teenagers - including a 14-year-old who said she had a sexual encounter with him.

Medicine First aid plane in three weeks reaches Yemen
Author: 0 First aid plane in three weeks reaches Yemen

The UN humanitarian affairs office said desperately needed shipments of food and medical supplies were unable to arrive at the Red Sea port of Hodeida, which remains blocked. The Sunni alliance said the closure was aimed at stopping the flow of Iranian arms to the Shiite Houthis. The UN said in August that more than 20 million people are at risk from starvation in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and the northeast of Nigeria.

Medicine Unions Call for ILO Convention on Gender-Based Violence
Author: 0 Unions Call for ILO Convention on Gender-Based Violence

TORONTO-Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says men must do more to put an end to gender-based violence against women and girls. "While our society has made great advances towards recognizing women's rights and achieving gender equality, we can not stop until we have put an end to gender-based violence once and for all".

Medicine Different types of alcohol trigger different emotional responses
Author: 0 Different types of alcohol trigger different emotional responses

After examining anonymised responses to the world's largest online survey of legal and illicit drug and alcohol use among adults, researchers found that drinking spirits such as vodka, gin or rum appeared to be more commonly associated with aggression than other drinks, 30% of spirit drinkers reporting feeling aggressive after drinking spirits .

Medicine Kenya's Supreme Court ruling sparks violent protests
Author: 0 Kenya's Supreme Court ruling sparks violent protests

It was the first time a court in Africa had overturned a presidential election, and it kicked off months of uncertainty in East Africa's economic hub. "This position has not been changed by the court ruling", the statement said. Odinga is now asking for global intervention as violent protests continue.

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