Medicine

Four in 10 kids smoke first cigarette before age 10

Four in 10 kids smoke first cigarette before age 10 A growing number of studies claim e-cigarettes can serve as a gateway for future tobacco use by our nation's youth .A report by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on June 15, 2017 that e-cigarette use is down in middle and high schools for the first time in years. [Full Article...]

Naked Florida man damages patrol car after fleeing crash

Naked Florida man damages patrol car after fleeing crash A man who was discovered walking nude along a Marion County highway is accused of urinating on a auto and damaging the inside of a deputy cruiser. A naked man, who was arrested in Ocala, urinated on a deputy's personal vehicle and punched and kicked a separate deputy's patrol auto, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office. [Full Article...]

Texas Tech tops Sam Houston 6-0, reaches final of regional

Texas Tech tops Sam Houston 6-0, reaches final of regional But before the inning could start, both teams were pulled off the field because of lightning in the area. It is the third time Sam Houston has advanced to a regional final, the last coming in the 2012 Rice Regional and also in Oxford, Miss., in 2007. [Full Article...]

Trump promises unfulfilled by House GOP health bill

Trump promises unfulfilled by House GOP health bill In the new survey, 49% of respondents said they had a favorable view of the PPACA, whereas 31% said they favored the GOP's American Health Care Act (AHCA ), which narrowly passed the House on May 4. The AHCA would give people lower quality health care coverage in exchange for some savings. The thing Trump appears to have forgotten is that Senate Republicans have, since a year ago, been te... [Full Article...]

Getting best out of Messi, Sampaoli's job as new Argentina boss

Getting best out of Messi, Sampaoli's job as new Argentina boss Only the top four qualify automatically for the tournament in Russian Federation next year with fifth-place earning a play-off against the winners of the Oceania region. "I spoke with Leo and we're both excited", said Sampaoli. Argentina face four further World Cup qualifying games, starting with a stern test away to Uruguay in August. [Full Article...]

South Indian court orders 4 week stay on cow slaughter rules

South Indian court orders 4 week stay on cow slaughter rules Some states organised "beef fests" to protest the ban. A new ban imposed by India's government on the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter to protect animals considered holy by many Hindus is drawing widespread protests from state governments and animal-related industries. [Full Article...]

Indian court suspends controversial cow slaughter ban

Indian court suspends controversial cow slaughter ban Parliament did not enact the act to in any way prohibit or restrict any act of slaughter of animals for food or for religious sacrifice or the sale of animals for these purposes. Choice of food is individual's right, and no one has any right to dictate it to them, said the PIL. "Until the state government gives an order (in this regard), don't follow it (the Centre's ban order)", she told an adm... [Full Article...]

Sports minister Vijay Goel rules out India-Pakistan series

Sports minister Vijay Goel rules out India-Pakistan series Speaking to the media at Lahore airport today, PCB Chief Shahryar Khan said that Pakistan is standing by its agreement to play a series against India . Due to the rising issues between coach and cricketing body, the latter chose to open up applications for the post of the coach of the national side. If no conclusion is reached after a second round then the matter will be raised in front of the di... [Full Article...]

LSU Beats Arkansas 4-2, Wins SEC Tournament

LSU Beats Arkansas 4-2, Wins SEC Tournament Florida managed only two hits off Razorbacks' starter Kacey Murphy, a double in the third inning from Jonathan India and infield single from Austin Langworthy in the sixth inning. It's the second tournament semifinals appearance for the Razorbacks in the last four years and first since 2014. "But it wasn't just me; it was great pitching that also helped us play great today". [Full Article...]

CBSE to announce Class 12th results today

CBSE to announce Class 12th results today The CBSE will upload all result details on its official website. The information on procedures after results will be made available in these websites including information about revaluation. Announcing the result, Devnani said, "The increase in pass percentage in government schools over the last three years indicate that there has been an improvement in education at these institutions". [Full Article...]

Rep. Bass Statement on Trump's "Stop Deciding To Be Poor" Budget

She says Monday's bombing at a concert in Manchester, England, is proof of the ongoing threats. Despite promises to protect Medicaid and other services, the proposed budget slashes $800 billion from Medicaid, $192 billion from nutritional assistance, $272 billion over all from welfare programs, and bars undocumented immigrants from collecting the child and dependent care tax credit all to make r... [Full Article...]

This Vet Clinic Is Seeking A Professional 'Cat Cuddler'

This Vet Clinic Is Seeking A Professional 'Cat Cuddler' According to the job listing on their website, you must be a "crazy cat person", understand "cattitude" and feel "warm and fuzzy" when you pet cats. This is seriously a cat-lover's dream. "Do you feed the stray cats in your locality?" They added that you must have a veterinary council of Ireland recognised qualification for this role. [Full Article...]

South Korea fires shots at North Korea after object crosses border

South Korea fires shots at North Korea after object crosses border U.S. President Donald Trump has warned that a "major, major conflict" with North Korea is possible over its weapons programmes, although U.S. officials say tougher sanctions, not military force, are the preferred option to counter the North Korean threat. [Full Article...]

Political robocalls, texts flood Montana before election, prompting complaints

Political robocalls, texts flood Montana before election, prompting complaints A rustling noise could be heard on an audio recording of the incident, after which Gianforte apparently told Jacobs , "I'm a sick and exhausted of you guys". He followed that with: "There was a local TV crew there when Gianforte body slammed me". Numerous media outlets seized on campaign finance reports showing that Gootkin had donated $250 to Gianforte's campaign. [Full Article...]

Pa. to get $1.4 million from settlement with Tylenol-maker

Pa. to get $1.4 million from settlement with Tylenol-maker Johnson & Johnson and a subsidiary's $33 million deal with state attorneys general Wednesday covers misrepresentations over manufacturing practices for drugs such as Tylenol, Benadryl and others. In a Class I recall, there is a "reasonable probability" that use of or exposure to a product may cause serious health problems or death. Certain batches of common over-the-counter drugs produced by McN... [Full Article...]

Allegri happy with Juve

Allegri happy with Juve It is the first time since Serie A was founded in 1929 that a club has won six straight titles. They wrapped up a domestic double after clinching their sixth successive Serie A title with a 3-0 thrashing of Crotone on Sunday. The Argentine forward wheeled away with his trademark "Dybala Mask' celebration, understandably ecstatic with his 10th league goal of the season". More than just tight at... [Full Article...]

Facebook's secret guidance on graphic content leaked

Facebook's secret guidance on graphic content leaked A Facebook user who exclaims "Let's beat up fat kids" gets a pass, but a commenter who urges "Someone shoot Trump" is taken seriously. Social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter have been around for less than two decades, and there is little regulatory guidance from government regarding how they should police what people post. [Full Article...]

Tornadoes touch down in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas

Tornadoes touch down in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas The risk of severe storms will continue over part of the southern Plains into Friday evening. The Storm Prediction Center has southwest Wisconsin in an enhanced risk for severe weather while the rest of our area is under a slight risk today. [Full Article...]

Shane Duffy named in Ireland squad for upcoming internationals

Shane Duffy named in Ireland squad for upcoming internationals The Burnley defender has been named in the extended squad for the friendlies with Mexico and Uruguay, as well as the World Cup qualifier with Austria in June. The Republic will jet out to NY on Monday, May 29 ahead of the global friendly against Mexico on Thursday, June 1 in MetLife Stadium. Selected members of the squad will meet up for a three-day training camp at Fota Island in Cork b... [Full Article...]

United States accuses Assad of burning thousands in crematoriums

My judgment is that Syria will move; Syria will change, as it embraces a legitimate relationship with the United States and the West". Jones presented declassified photographs showing how the military prison building was modified to create the crematorium. [Full Article...]


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