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Mourners line streets of Liverpool to say farewell to Alfie Evans

Mourners line streets of Liverpool to say farewell to Alfie Evans A black funeral hearse carrying his tiny white coffin, adorned with a blue heart and toy soldiers can be seen driving through the streets of Liverpool . Tributes were left outside the stadium at the bottom of a statue of famous Evertonian Dixie Dean. In February, a High Court judge ruled that doctors could stop providing life support for Alfie, against his parents' wishes, saying the child requ... [Full Article...]

In the American woods, found the two-headed deer

In the American woods, found the two-headed deer The fawns had two gastrointestinal tracts and hearts but one liver was malformed, indicating they would not have been able to survive. The study was later conducted and the results were published in the Journal of the American Midland Naturalist by Gino D'Angelo who is an assistant professor of deer ecology and management at the University of Georgia. [Full Article...]

Lawsuit says drug company trivialized addiction risk

Lawsuit says drug company trivialized addiction risk Six more USA states on Tuesday announced lawsuits against OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP, accusing the company of fueling a national opioid epidemic by deceptively marketing its prescription painkillers to generate billions of dollars in sales. [Full Article...]

Manhattan Ends Prosecutions for Marijuana Possession

Manhattan Ends Prosecutions for Marijuana Possession Gonzalez added that the office began a pilot program three months ago that declined to prosecute "some instances" of smoking marijuana in public "where a public nuisance was not created". In Manhattan, the gap is even starker: "Black people there were arrested at 15 times the rate of white people". "Such arrests can significantly impact job searches, schooling, family members, immigration stat... [Full Article...]

Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month The message is to recognise Mental Health Awareness Week during the industry's Radio Audio Week. All of us live increasingly busy lives in and it is all too easy to feel overwhelmed by our many responsibilities whether it's work commitments, financial worries, difficulties in relationships or the pressures of social media and information overload. [Full Article...]

WOW air Announces New Route From The US To India Via Iceland

WOW air Announces New Route From The US To India Via Iceland The airline's Chief Executive and Founder Skúli Mogensen disclosed to IANS that the airline expects to have around 90 per cent load factor or capacity utilisation for its transatlantic flights from New Delhi via Keflavik airport. WOW air service will launch the services in December departing from London Gatwick, via Reykjavik's Kefavik Airport and then on to Delhi. From Boston (BOS), New Y... [Full Article...]

Abe seeks Trump visit after Kim talks

Abe seeks Trump visit after Kim talks But our options are not good - fundamentally because North Korea is already a nuclear power, even though we've refused to give that fact our blessing. The nations' top diplomat was speaking with CBS News' Face the Nation when he was asked to comment on other Americans held captive overseas after bringing home three prisoners detained by North Korea. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation 2018: Rohr releases 30-man provisional list

Russian Federation 2018: Rohr releases 30-man provisional list I'm honoured to be listed in the World Cup provisional squad. Okala, who is the longest goalkeeper for Nigeria, however, said that he was happy for the new entrants into the squad - Junior Lokosa and Simeon Nwankwo. Leading the list are China based John Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo and the Premier League quadruple of Victor Moses , Kelechi Iheanacho , Wilfred Ndidi and Alex Iwobi. [Full Article...]

World Health Organization pushes ban of margarine by 2023

World Health Organization pushes ban of margarine by 2023 The intake of TFA results in more than 500,000 deaths from cardiovascular disease , annually. The fats are generally considered by doctors to be bad for your heart, according to the Mayo Clinic . Action is needed in low- and middle-income countries, where controls of use of industrially produced trans fats are often weaker, to ensure that the benefits are felt equally around the world, Ghebre... [Full Article...]

Reported Sexually Transmitted Diseases Reach a New High in California, Reports CDPH

Reported Sexually Transmitted Diseases Reach a New High in California, Reports CDPH That latter stat is particularly troubling to public health officials given the long-term dangers of untreated syphilis, which can cause brain damage. She also partially blamed the funneling of patients away from public health services toward primary care physicians under the Affordable Care Act. Klausner said that sexual health - and money for education about sexual health - isn't something p... [Full Article...]

ICSE, ISC results declared, 64 get more than 99 pc

ICSE, ISC results declared, 64 get more than 99 pc Commenting on Arts students scoring higher as compared to other streams, Rita Katawati, principal of Hutchings, said, "There are many highscorers these days who are opting for Arts". Another Mumbai student, Priya Khajanchi from Lilavatibai Podar school, topped the commerce stream with 99.25 per cent. Rajat said, "I was anticipating a good score as I had put in a lot of hard work throughout t... [Full Article...]

School budget votes and board elections to be held Tuesday

School budget votes and board elections to be held Tuesday The District's auditors found no moderate or serious problems with financial compliance requirements and said the district's budgetary statements represent an accurate picture. My hope is that all eligible Waterloo School District voters get out to vote Tuesday at the District Office (across from the skate park on Washington Street) from noon to 9 p.m. [Full Article...]

6 things to know about new Panthers owner David Tepper

6 things to know about new Panthers owner David Tepper The deal is reportedly worth between $2.1 and $2.5 billion. The deal would have to be approved at the owners meetings in Atlanta in May. Tepper will also have to sell his minority stake in the Steelers - five percent, per the ESPN report - before the sale goes through. [Full Article...]

UCLA biologists 'transfer' a memory

UCLA biologists 'transfer' a memory The team's research is published May 14 in eNeuro , the online journal of the Society for Neuroscience. The type of RNA relevant to these findings is believed to regulate a variety functions in the cell involved with the development and disease. [Full Article...]

Why scientists are close to finding a cure for the common cold

Why scientists are close to finding a cure for the common cold The results of initial tests are published today in the journal Nature Chemistry . Viruses "hijack" NMT from human cells to construct the protein "shell", or capsid, which protects the virus genome. The Imperial College London researchers were working on making a form of the drug that could be inhaled, to reduce the chance of side effects. Further studies are needed to make sure it is not toxic i... [Full Article...]

Attacking the common cold by unshielding its genome

Attacking the common cold by unshielding its genome When viruses invade the body, they use NMT to construct a shell that protects their genomes, which in turn allows them to make copies of themselves. The findings are reported in the journal Nature Chemistry . Scientists hope the new molecule, code-named IMP-1088, can be administered simply using an inhaler. Caused by a family of viruses with hundreds of variants, it is almost impossible to ... [Full Article...]

Japan trying to arrange Abe-Trump talks before US-North Korea summit

Japan trying to arrange Abe-Trump talks before US-North Korea summit The US would be "prepared to work with North Korea to achieve prosperity on the par with our South Korean friends", he told reporters on Friday. At the meeting with Trump, the prime minister intends to reach a common understanding with the USA president on how to handle the nuclear and missile issue and again request that he raise the abduction issue. [Full Article...]

This Country, Three Girls Each Score Two BAFTA TV Awards

This Country, Three Girls Each Score Two BAFTA TV Awards The British actress, who played Holly Winshaw, a 14-year-old victim in Three Girls , dedicated her award to the bravery of the abused girls and their struggle for justice. Peaky Blinders scooped the top prize for Best Drama Series and the Best Comedy Entertainment Programme award was given to Murder in Successville . [Full Article...]

Cardi B deletes Instagram after Azealia Banks row

Cardi B deletes Instagram after Azealia Banks row The 25-year-old rap star has also decided to make her Twitter account private after she became embroiled in an unpleasant row with Azealia, who previously described her in an interview as an "illiterate, untalented rat" and a "caricature of a black woman". [Full Article...]

Line manager training could reduce mental health absences

Line manager training could reduce mental health absences A spokesman for Northamptonshire Healthcare Foundation Trust, which runs the CAMHS service for the county, said the higher number of referrals were as a result of making the system simpler. A government spokeswoman said it was investing an additional £300m to provide quicker support to children. "If everybody from upper management to bottom management engages in a practice where they're openly t... [Full Article...]


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