Health


Clinton, Trump refuse to shake hands at start of second debate
- October 10, 2016

The topic was in the news ahead of the debate after transcripts of Hillary Clinton's paid speeches to banks were released on Wikileaks. Trump's troubles have nearly completely overshadowed the release of hacked emails from the Clinton campaign that revealed the contents of previously secret paid speeches to Wall Street. (more...)
Donald Trump has chosen the nuclear option
- October 10, 2016

He praised her as "wonderful" and called her "a very terrific woman". In it, she explained that she had not come forward with the story because she anxious that no one would believe her. An early coin toss by the Commission on Presidential Debates had determined that Clinton would be the first one to answer questions. Democrats are discounting the idea that Republican leaders will encourage Donald Trump to step aside as their presidential nominee and urge voters to rally behind Trump's ... (more...)
Bill Clinton clarifies 'crazy' Obamacare remark, says system needs improving
- October 10, 2016

Asking her countrymen to vote for Hillary Clinton , the First Lady said she earned sky-high approval ratings. When Carlson said that the scenario went against Obama's longstanding demands for loyalty among fellow Democrats, Klein responded that the president designed the attack to protect Obamacare and help Clinton's campaign. (more...)
Shooting spree in Jerusalem kills 2, wounds 5
- October 10, 2016

Police identified one of the dead as a 29-year-old officer, Yosef Kirma . The last terror attack in Jerusalem occurred on September 19 when two police officers were wounded, one seriously, in a stabbing attack in the Old City. Palestinians say the violence is the result of frustration due to decades of occupation. He reportedly had been known to Israel Police as a suspected terrorist and member of the terrorist Hamas organization for several years. (more...)
North Carolina flooding continues as Matthew heads to sea North Carolina flooding continues as Matthew heads to sea
- October 10, 2016

A fallen tree on Rivermont Drive in Newport News, Va., covers a new auto owned by Skip Williams of Newport News. She had left work about 11:30 p.m., headed for her home in Wayne County, when her auto was swept into the canal and she managed to get to the tree, said Gordon Deno, Wilson County's director of emergency management. (more...)
Colts continue to have the same issues despite beating the Bears Colts continue to have the same issues despite beating the Bears
- October 10, 2016

But on Sunday, for the second consecutive week, the Bears proved they CAN compete, despite those challenges with depth. Indianapolis Colts holder Pat McAfee (1) celebrates a field goal by kicker Adam Vinatieri (4) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Indianapolis , Sunday, Oct. (more...)
33 injured in Long Island train derailment 33 injured in Long Island train derailment
- October 10, 2016

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said the trains "side-swiped" one another when the maintenance train somehow ended up alongside the commuter train. A spokesman for the Long Island Rail Road says the eastbound train derailed east of New Hyde Park just after 9 p.m. (more...)
Nestle recalls Drumstick ice cream treats for possible listeria Nestle recalls Drumstick ice cream treats for possible listeria
- October 10, 2016

Nestlé USA, Inc.is warning people not to eat drumsticks from it's Nestlé Drumstick Club 16-count Variety Pack and 24-count Vanilla Pack due to a possible bacterial contamination. Symptoms include high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. Traces of the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes were found on equipment that makes the ice cream treats. (more...)
Hurricane Matthew death toll nears 900 in Haiti
- October 10, 2016

Four deaths were blamed on the storm in Florida, three in Georgia and three in North Carolina. Up until Saturday night and Sunday morning, it appeared that the US might pull through without the catastrophic damage that forecasters said was possible. (more...)
World Health Organization urges Southeast Asian nations to take decisive action against Zika
- October 10, 2016

The new Dengue case is actually the third one confirmed during the current mosquito season that has been traced back to local transmission in Florida. Officials are monitoring a fourth woman found to be infected and pregnant, saying her unborn child is at risk. Zika generally causes a mild flu-like illness, but a major outbreak in Brazil past year revealed that it can result in severe birth defects when pregnant women are infected. (more...)
Beware of electronic scams after Hurricane Matthew Beware of electronic scams after Hurricane Matthew
- October 10, 2016

More details were not immediately available. David Outlaw, 66, drowned in a rain puddle outside his residence at National Health Care in the 7600 block of Parklane Road in Northeast Richland, Watts said. She lifted the evacuation orders in Beaufort and Jasper Counties at 6:30 p.m., but most residents will have to wait until Monday morning to return to their homes because Beaufort County has a 7 p.m. (more...)
Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson Dies After Battle with Cancer Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson Dies After Battle with Cancer
- October 10, 2016

Thompson's family said in a statement. Thompson announced on Tuesday that he was stepping down temporarily while receiving treatment for cancer, but did not say how long he had been battling the illness for. Mr. Thompson became Brooklyn's first black district attorney in 2014. He made history by becoming the borough's first African-American chief prosecutor. (more...)
Immunotherapy doubles survival of head, neck cancer patients Immunotherapy doubles survival of head, neck cancer patients
- October 10, 2016

Professor Kevin Harrington, from The Institute of Cancer Research, London, who led the British arm of the global trial, said: "Nivolumab could be a real game changer for patients with advanced head and neck cancer". More than half of patients relapse within three to five years. The findings were presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology cancer meeting in Copenhagen. (more...)
Southern DHB 'Connecting with Nature' for Mental Health Awareness Week Southern DHB 'Connecting with Nature' for Mental Health Awareness Week
- October 10, 2016

It was first celebrated in 1992 at the initiative of the World Federation for Mental Health, a global mental health organisation with members and contacts in many countries. The alliance, which is due to meet Health Minister Chris Fearne this week, argued that a new mental health hospital should be physically connected to Mater Dei, and that the creation of such a hospital had to form part of a broader reform of mental health processes. (more...)
Whips resign as acrimonious fall-out to Corbyn's reshuffle continues Whips resign as acrimonious fall-out to Corbyn's reshuffle continues
- October 10, 2016

In Ms Lynch's case, spending more time on constituency work could improve the odds of keeping the Halifax seat she won with a wafer-thin 428 majority a year ago. Labour sources told Sky News that family reasons and constituency majorities bolt played a role in their decision to stand down. "He's won whether people like it or not and the last thing we want, I think, is a year of internalised, inward looking Labour navel gazing". (more...)
People Killed By Wrong-Way Driver In Vermont
- October 10, 2016

According to the school district, the fifth victim was a teen who attended another school. As he was putting out the fire and attempting to rescue injured people, Bourgoin allegedly stole the officer's cruiser and drove south on the interstate at a high rate of speed, police reported. (more...)
Trump regains lead over Clinton Trump regains lead over Clinton
- October 10, 2016

As reported by Politico , multiple polls show a post-debate bump for Clinton - a " Trump slump", as they called it. Campaigning at a Toledo train station, Clinton castigated Trump as a cold-hearted and bungling businessman who "represents the same rigged system that he claims he's going to change". (more...)
Louis voters weigh in on "disgusting" Trump tape
- October 10, 2016

Trump called his detractors "self-righteous hypocrites" Sunday on Twitter: "Watch their poll numbers - and elections - go down!" "The results show that almost all voters have heard about the video and most rate it negatively, but Trump's supporters are not abandoning him right away". (more...)
Trump vows to stay on campaign trail
- October 09, 2016

Trump also is heard bragging about trying to have sex with a married woman. GOP strategists said they anxious that the Trump revelations could hurt other Republicans on the November 8 ballot. O'Dell was an anchor on " Access Hollywood " in 2005 when Trump made the comments. WHEN the video of Donald Trump making lewd remarks about Nancy O'Dell surfaced on Friday, people were absolutely furious - but the world wasn't just angry with Trump. (more...)
Halloween clown costumes banned at schools Halloween clown costumes banned at schools
- October 09, 2016

The clowns that have been seen have scared people but few have been risky. "The Wilton Police Department takes these incidents seriously and will investigate all reports or sightings and take the appropriate action", the release said. (more...)