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Boehner does dramatic about-face on the legalization of marijuana


The other study examined Medicaid data and found similar results, suggesting that loosening marijuana laws may lower the use of prescription opioids among this primarily low-income population. Currently, any illegal uses of marijuana are subject to enforcement by the city's Community Preservation Division, which is generally complaint-driven, as well as the Sheriff's Department, Peterson said in a previous interview with the Signal. Read More »

Explained: Bhuvneshwar Kumar's absence in today's game against Mumbai Indians

So this is how it went down: Deepak Hooda watched in despair as four wickets fell at the other end just when Hyderabad were within shaking distance from victory. Shikhar Dhawan (45 off 28 balls) and Wriddhiman Saha (22 off 20) made it look like a walk in the park before Markande wreaked havoc. The Kiwi has set the ground running with a classy run out, a great catch and an unbeaten match-winning knock. Read More »

The PC sales are better than expected thanks to Dell


Mikako Kitagawa, principal analyst at Gartner, said the global decline, measured against Q1 2017, may be tied with inventory carry-over from 2017 and caution among vendors wary of overstocking ahead of new models being released later 2018 as well as Intel's new eighth-generation core processors. Read More »

The CDC Is Investigating an E. Coli Outbreak Across 7 States


In conclusion, E. Coli outbreak in the United States has reached OH, where, until now, only one confirmed case has been registered by the CDC. No specific food item, grocery store, or restaurant chain has been identified as a source of the infections, health officials said. Read More »

Winter storm will bring heavy snow, blizzard conditions


Roads may become snow-covered and slippery. On Friday, rain is expected to make its way through the state. A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Oceana, Newaygo, Mecosta, Isabella, Mason, Lake, Osceola and Clare Counties from late Friday night through at least Sunday AM. Read More »

Wrestler Sushil Kumar bags third straight CWG gold


Shreyasi, whose grandfather and father served in the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) as its president, represented the country in two events at the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games Delhi but failed to win a single medal. The Indian maintained his lead with his next two shots but Repacholi went ahead by a point after to more attempts. Star Indian wrestlers Sushil Kumar and Rahul Aware won gold in their respective categories at the 21st Commonwealth Games ( CWG ), while women ... Read More »

Inflation rate drops marginally to 13.34% in March


During April-February, IIP growth has slowed to 4.3% from 4.7% in the same period last fiscal. Analysts polled by news agency Reuters had expected consumer price inflation to further cool in March at 4.20 per cent. On month-on-month basis, the urban index rose by 0.86 percent in March 2018, up by 0.04 from 0.82% recorded in February, while the rural index also rose by 0.82% in March 2018, up by 0.05 from 0.77% recorded in February. Read More »

Night Owls are at Higher Risk of Earlier Death


Professor Knutson said that we are not "doomed" by our biology as even if we are a definite night owl or early bird, there are things that we can change to benefit our health, such as getting more flexibile working hours. For instance, some studies have found that people with such "circadian misalignment" have impaired glucose metabolism and impaired mood. White matter consists of nerve projections that relay and coordinate communication between different areas of the nervous system. Read More »

Who was Samina Samoon? Pregnant Pakistani singer killed for not dancing


Local sources disclosed that Jatoi, who had ordered her at gunpoint to entertain his wishes, had commanded her to stand up and dance, instead of singing while sitting. He demanded Jatoi be charged with the double murder for killing both his wife and unborn child. Reports further stated that The singer was quickly rushed to a nearby hospital but succumbed to her injuries. Read More »

Are Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Fairly Valued?


Amf Pensionsforsakring Ab who had been investing in Bristol Myers Squibb Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $98.18 billion market cap company. In taking a look at some additional key numbers, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) has a current ERP5 Rank of 6112. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.63 earnings per share. Read More »

Argentine police claiming mice ate half a ton of cannabis sacked


According to the cops, mice ate 540 kilograms of confiscated cannabis that was supposed to be in storage for the past two years, according to a report by the Guardian . The figure for people in their 40s and 50s came in at well below the overall rate of 3.0, standing at 1.8 and 0.3, respectively. It's still fun to imagine mice running around smoking the tiniest, cutest blunts we've ever seen and getting red eye and even more extreme munchies than they usually seem to have, but such an ... Read More »

Priyanka Chopra Recalls Losing a Role Because of Her Skin Color


Women have always been second-class citizens. Do I need to get in shape? The former Miss World said a sea change is coming, as women are less and less buying into systemic flaws stacking the deck against them professionally. The internationally acclaimed actor was also seen in Baywatch in 2017 alongside Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron. 'It happened past year. But she chose to squeeze time out for the appearance. Read More »

FDA Approves First Contact Lens That Are Colour-Adapted to Light


The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that as of 2014, more than 40 million Americans were contact lens wearers. "Many patients with diabetes are not adequately screened for diabetic retinopathy since about 50 percent of them do not see their eye doctor on a yearly basis", Eydelman said, noting that early detection is important for managing care. Read More »

British Facebook users notified about what happened to their data


ZUCKERBERG: Yes. There may be some data that is necessary to provide the service that we do, but I don't have that, sitting here today, so that's something that I would want to follow up with you on. But he said his company "can do a better job of explaining how advertising works". "Hopefully that will dispel a lot of what I've been hearing", said Peters, before moving on with his questioning. Read More »

SC fails to adopt resolutions on chem-weapons use in Syria


Days after alleged chemical weapons attack in the Damascus suburb of Douma, the United Nations Security Council failed to adopt two competing resolutions that would have established a mechanism to investigate use of such weapons in Syria, as well as another concerning a fact-finding mission in the war-torn country. Read More »

Rain stops play in Jaipur, Rajasthan Royals 153/5


You can also follow our live blog for ball-by-ball updates and analysis on Royals and Daredevils were outplayed in their opening games and will be itching to bounce back. Important to get the combinations right and hopefully we can do it. Delhi Daredevils: Colin Munro, Gautam Gambhir (capt), Shreyas Iyer, Vijay Shankar, Rishabh Pant (wk), Glenn Maxwell, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Shahbaz Nadeem, Trent Boult , Mohammed Shami. Read More »

Imran promises FATA-KP merger if PTI forms govt in Islamabad

Khan said that after coming into power in the upcoming election, the first thing his party will ensure would be the merger of FATA with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. He said the tribal people have various grievances that need urgent attention. The Chairman PTI said they had formed a Committee which forwarded recommendations for reforms in FATA. Read More »

Australian jailed for fake cancer scam


One of Dickenson's victims had just been discharged from hospital after undergoing his own cancer treatment when he was duped into transferring $10,000 to her for "urgent treatment" in March, 2013, the court heard. Lindsay said that Dickenson's conduct was less severe compared to Gibson's. The scam was discovered when one donor informed the police of suspicions regarding Dickenson after seeing Facebook photos of Dickenson. Read More »

Alzheimers gene neutralised in human brain for first time


In their findings, published in the Nature Medicine journal, the researchers found that human brains that possess even one copy of apoE4 are over twice as likely to eventually develop Alzheimer's disease within their lifetime. The researchers confirmed that, in human neurons, the misshapen apoE4 protein can not function properly and is broken down into disease-causing fragments in the cells. Read More »

Bengaluru missing anthropologist found


Her father said in the complaint that Atreyee had not returned home after leaving her home the previous day at 9 pm. She was last seen at a hotel in Whitefield in the city. Atreyee had reportedly gone incommunicado while in Toronto and was seemingly upset after her return from there. The police have stated that since she is not carrying her phone, she has not left behind a digital footprint. Read More »

Koch Industries Inc. Buys Shares of 2045 Assurant (NYSE:AIZ)

The company has market cap of $4.71 billion. The stock decreased 0.40% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $7.44. About 266,097 shares traded. Caxton Associate LP invested in 110,000 shares. Assurant Inc float short is 1.88%. (NYSE:AIZ) for 155,800 shares. (NYSE:AIZ) for 4,036 shares. Cornerstone Advisors holds 0% in Assurant , Inc. Read More »

Avenal Police search for homicide suspect


She had been working in sales for a healthcare company in Scottsdale. Police have not been able to find any link between Feldman and Mitcham, Assistant Chief Scott Popp said at an afternoon news conference in Scottsdale. How did it happen? It was then compared to the state database. Scottsdale PD found a DNA sample at the scene and worked with the Arizona Department of Public Safety to match familial DNA and identify Mitcham as the suspect, DPS Directory Frank Milstead said. Read More »

Indian Missiles Evince Interest: Nirmala Sitharaman


Several countries have shown interest in the Indian missiles like Vietnam evincing keen interest on the supersonic Bramhos missile, which is being jointly manufactured by Indian and Russian Federation. The NDA government has made indigenisation of weapons manufacturing a key priority with the aim of making India a defence hardware production hub and cut imports. Read More »

Security Council deadlocks again on Syria chemical attacks

Today's meeting marked the twelfth time Russian Federation has used its veto to block Council action on Syria. The US President Donald Trump and Western allies are discussing possible military action to punish the Syrian government for the suspected poison gas attack. Read More »

Traumatic Brain Injuries — HEALTH REPORT


Dementia affects up to 55,000 people in Ireland and Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia, accounting for 60-70 per cent of all cases. TBIs occur when a bump or blow to the head disrupts the normal function of the brain - for example in falls, ... Dr Adrian Cohen founder of HeadSafe says this study should act as a wake-up call to sporting organisations, who must do better at recognising concussion and minimising a players risk by keeping them off the field until the brain ... Read More »

Giant Food to expand footprint in Pennsylvania


In 2019, Giant will enter two new communities - East Stroudsburg and Walnutport - with brand new stores. The supermarket chain announced it will open a store at the site of the former Kmart store in East Stroudsburg. When the new fuel stations are completed this year, the banner will operate a total of 103 fuel stations. Meanwhile, Giant has continued to invest in Beer & Wine Eateries since 2011, now operating 59 of the establishments in Pennsylvania. Read More »

WNY Student group hold town hall forum on gun violence and reform


Although they don't see another rally in the near future, Heather said the students are now looking to organizations for support. That's just a few of the many suggestions tossed along to these lawmakers on Saturday and they responded with ideas that included expanding stricter background checks, increasing awareness of gun violence, the decision on whether to ban automatic weapons and even taking a look at the certification to purchase a gun among many other suggestions. Read More »

Rival resolutions fail on Syria chemical weapons probe


U.S President Donald Trump warned on Monday of a quick and forceful response to the reported killing of at least 60 people in an alleged chemical attack in the Syrian town of Douma . Russian Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia accused the United States of "planting this resolution" as a "pretext" to justify action against the Syrian regime. Read More »

Death notices for April 11, 2018


She was born March 22, 1921, in Wilton Junction, Iowa, to Herman and Blanche Lenker Kretschmar. She was a kind and giving person who was always the life of the party. Her remains will be removed from her home 31 Glenhead Road, Ballykelly on Wednesday at 2 pm for interment in Enagh Cemetery, Limavady. The family would like to send a special thanks to the staff and friends at Cribbs Assisted Living of Wesbury United Methodist Community in Meadville. Read More »

Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) recently sold by insider Upchurch W Howard Jr

Based on an average daily volume of 4,978,649 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is now 12.9 days. Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) has declined 15.07% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. (NYSE: HBI ) for 229,332 shares. FBR & Co set a $39.00 target price on shares of Hanesbrands and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Sunday, October 30th. Read More »

Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Gives a Face-Lift on Volatility Measure and Performance

Hallmark Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Amgen Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $121.16 billion market cap company. Co. reduced its stake in shares of Amgen Inc . The Basic Materials stock ( Enbridge Inc .) created a change of 0.83% from opening and finally closed its business at 31.62 by making a change of 1.25% on 09-04-2018. Read More »

The Cure plan to record new music, says Robert Smith


Other newly confirmed Meltdown acts include Death Cab For Cutie , Low, Loop, Moon Duo, Frightened Rabbit , Suzanne Vega , Black Moth Super Rainbow, God Is An Astronaut , Maybeshewill and the United Kingdom premiere of Liminal , an immersive live sound experience performed by Sigur Ros singer Jónsi . Read More »

Gas Prices Rise 1.4 Cents In Chattanooga


MA drivers are paying an average of 33 cents more per gallon for gasoline than this time past year, according to AAA Northeast. Las Vegas- $3.03/g, up 3.6 cents per gallon from last week's $2.99/g. Prices were still 21.6 cents higher than this time past year in Arkansas and 9.6 cents higher per gallon than this time last month. Oil prices have been higher than usual due to concerns of a possible trade war between the USA and China, according to Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis ... Read More »