Health


Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton: New polls showing tightening presidential race
- September 22, 2016

But an Economist/You Gov survey put Clinton in the lead by 2 points, 40-38 percent. The RealClearPolitics average of polls from Nevada shows Trump ahead by 2.3 points. Trump has not campaigned in Wisconsin in over a month and Clinton has not been to the state since the April primary. Clinton has an advantage among black voters, 85 to 3 percent. (more...)
New 'Power Rangers' Posters Give First Look At Movie's Redesigned Zords New 'Power Rangers' Posters Give First Look At Movie's Redesigned Zords
- September 22, 2016

Do you think they'll pay homage to the originals? As someone who watches Power Rangers pretty much constantly, the only time that we really get a sense of how big these things are is when they're set against suspiciously cardboard-looking buildings, or when we get a low-angle shot from the perspective of the ground. (more...)
Cases of Eggo Waffles Recalled for Listeria Concerns Cases of Eggo Waffles Recalled for Listeria Concerns
- September 22, 2016

Listeria can cause serious and even deadly infections. The CDC says that between 2009 and 2011, the bacteria was responsible for more than 1,500 illnesses and about 300 deaths. Consumers can identify the recalled Eggo waffles by date codes on the side of the 12.3-ounce, 10-count packages. There have been no reports of illnesses, but the company is issuing the recall out of caution. (more...)
Medical Marijuana Grower Sues State Commission Medical Marijuana Grower Sues State Commission
- September 22, 2016

American states which have legalised marijuana for medical use have seen fewer drivers in fatal auto accidents test positive for opiate painkillers. During that period of time, the study was able to find that states which passed laws legalizing medical marijuana saw a reduction in the use of opioids being a factor in fatal vehicle accidents, versus states which did not have these laws in place. (more...)
Horse named Mercy freed from Florida septic tank by rescue workers Horse named Mercy freed from Florida septic tank by rescue workers
- September 22, 2016

Johns County Fire Rescue's Facebook page . Fortunately for Mercy, her head was still above ground when she came to a stop. Almost 4 hours from when Mercy first fell in the septic tank, she was finally extracted. A disaster response team from the University of Florida's college of veterinary medicine aslo responded from Gainesville about 2:30 p.m. The team used specialized equipment and conversed with the St. (more...)
General Mills sales slide as cereal, yogurt struggle in US General Mills sales slide as cereal, yogurt struggle in US
- September 22, 2016

Whereas, TSN received highest price target of 100.00 and low target of 55.00. In a note to investors, RBC Capital Markets analyst David Palmer said he expects new product news and marketing to minimize the company's yogurt declines throughout the year. (more...)
Brad Pitt 'furious' with Angelina Jolie
- September 22, 2016

Smith ". Meanwhile Brad addressed the upcoming divorce yesterday in a statement released to PEOPLE. Brad Pitt is reportedly "furious" with Angelina Jolie for allegedly spinning stories about his parenting because it could put their kids at risk. (more...)
Braves' Teheran continue mastery of Mets
- September 22, 2016

First time I've ever been pinch hit for", the badly slumping Bruce said. "He's good. He's an All-Star". Its NL wild-card race lead was cut to a half-game over San Francisco, which played at the Los Angeles Dodgers, and one game over St. The on-base streak is second-longest in the majors this season and the Braves' longest since Chipper Jones' 41-game streak in 2008. We were struggling to get anything going against Mets starter Robert Gsellman until the 6th. (more...)
The Zuckerbergs have a new charitable goal: End all disease The Zuckerbergs have a new charitable goal: End all disease
- September 22, 2016

To further those goals, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is investing $600 million in the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub, a new research facility the organization is creating in partnership with Stanford, Berkeley and UCSF. By setting up the CZI as an LLC instead of a traditional charity, Zuckerberg still controls his shares, and can make investments in for-profit companies, political campaigns, and policy lobbying as well as non-profits. (more...)
Sarepta stock jumps 82% on approval of controversial Duchenne muscular dystrophy drug Sarepta stock jumps 82% on approval of controversial Duchenne muscular dystrophy drug
- September 22, 2016

Eteplirsen is an injectable therapy containing Exondys 51, which is specifically designed for patients who have a specific gene mutation. The wrangling raised still larger questions about standards for approving a drug, but some FDA officials also acknowledged that unmet medical needs for patients with some rare diseases warranted endorsement under a program known as accelerated approval. (more...)
FRESH BOMB THREAT: Another explosive device found at New Jersey train station FRESH BOMB THREAT: Another explosive device found at New Jersey train station
- September 22, 2016

NY went on alert, deploying almost 1,000 extra state police and National Guardsmen to airports, bus terminals and subway stations as the city prepared to host world leaders at the UN General Assembly from Monday. By Sunday, 26 of the injured who had been admitted to hospitals had been released. None of them have been charged with a crime and the investigation is ongoing. (more...)
Railways to maintain distinct identity even after merger with Union Budget: Prabhu Railways to maintain distinct identity even after merger with Union Budget: Prabhu
- September 22, 2016

As part of a revamp of the Central government's Budgetary process, it also cleared proposals to advance the presentation of the General Budget and scrap the distinction between the Plan and Non-Plan Expenditures. The government also chose to bring the union budget forward. Also, the Railways would be allowed to retain its functional autonomy with delegation of financial power rules to continue as is the case now. (more...)
'Mr and Mrs Smith' to split as Angelina Jolie files for divorce
- September 21, 2016

Pitt and Jolie married in August 2014, ten years after they first got together. Although "irreconcilable differences" is the reason cited in the papers, sources also said that Brad has a weed addiction as well as a possible alcohol issues. (more...)
Zika Virus Spreads to Larger Area in Miami Beach — CDC
- September 21, 2016

Some say their revenues have plummeted since state health officials confirmed 53 days ago that the neighborhood was home to the first Zika infections transmitted by local mosquitoes. As WLRN has reported, there have been hundreds of pregnant women waiting to get their Zika test results back-sometimes weeks after the tests have been processed by the state. (more...)
Tigers' Miguel Cabrera gets 2500th career hit
- September 21, 2016

Bauer appeared to apologize as Kinsler walked to first base, after being checked out for a few minutes by athletic trainer Kevin Rand. Kinsler was being tested for a concussion after the game. The Indians will nearly certainly reach the postseason. Trevor Bauer - We don't normally hiss the opposing team, but Bauer hit Ian Kinsler on the helmet, Miguel Cabrera on the hand and Victor Martinez on the knee. (more...)
Fake gun, real crime: Police notice uptick in replicas Fake gun, real crime: Police notice uptick in replicas
- September 21, 2016

The findings released Monday shed new light on the death of Tyre King, who Columbus police said had pulled out a BB gun "nearly identical" to a real gun last week near the scene of an armed robbery. Police have said they're still looking for others who may have been with Braxton on the night Tyre was killed. Demetrius Braxton, 19, faces a felony robbery charge. (more...)
Still Good? 5-Second Rule a Myth, Study Finds Still Good? 5-Second Rule a Myth, Study Finds
- September 21, 2016

Schaffner found that even the shortest contact times could yield quite a few encounters with bacteria. Four different surfaces and food types were tested in the experiment: watermelon, bread, bread and butter, and gummy candy were dropped on surfaces of stainless steel, ceramic tile, wood and carpet contaminated with bacteria similar to salmonella for less than one second, five, 30 and 300 seconds. (more...)
2K Games launches National Basketball Association 2K17 2K Games launches National Basketball Association 2K17
- September 21, 2016

Nonetheless, it may be possible for gamers to get it early with the return of promotion dubbed Early Tip-Off Weekend . 2K Games have recently announced that by buying 2 Ruffle Chips from Walmart between September 10 and October 2, players will get 5,000 Virtual Currency and 2 Jump Pack of Park Cards. (more...)
Clinton releases medical records
- September 21, 2016

HILLARY Clinton has rejoined the campaign trail following a bout of pneumonia that sidelined her for days and revived questions about how health she and Donald Trump were. A campaign spokeswoman issued a statement confirming that Trump handed Dr. Oz a one-page summary of the physical he underwent last week. According to the letter, Clinton, 68, has blood pressure of 100 over 70. (more...)
Bears fall to Eagles in home opener Bears fall to Eagles in home opener
- September 21, 2016

He came from an SEC program and spent most of his rookie season watching from the sideline, so Jay Cutler's transition to the National Football League wasn't exactly like Carson Wentz's . Cutler left in the third quarter after aggravating an injury from earlier in the game, as he explained. Three-time Pro Bowl LG Josh Sitton started opener one week after signing with Bears following surprise cut from Green Bay. (more...)