Health


Denver becomes first US city to allow pot in bars, restaurants
- November 16, 2016

Denver has approved a first-in-the-nation law allowing people to use marijuana in bars. While public marijuana use was largely unregulated in the state before, this initiative will create a process by which bars and restaurants can apply for a permit to let people eat, vape, and, if there's an outdoor area, smoke the wacky tobaccy on a "BYO" basis. (more...)
Red Kettle Campaign is underway Red Kettle Campaign is underway
- November 16, 2016

The trees have tags on them that list the name of a child in community that needs your help. Simply take one of the names off the tree, and then purchase the items and return them to the tree. The Salvation Army is looking for a little holiday help. Connolly said she and her son had volunteered in the past to ring the bell. "I'm just amazed at how many people come behind us and help us to do what we do, we couldn't do it without them", said Richardson. (more...)
Spring Valley neighborhood to be sprayed for Zika virus Spring Valley neighborhood to be sprayed for Zika virus
- November 16, 2016

Mosquitos can carry and transmit Zika and chikungunya viruses simultaneously, according to findings presented today (November 14) at the 2016 annual meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH), held in Atlanta. "What's very hard to determine is whether having a co-infection with two of these viruses increases the risk of neurological problems. We are still looking closely at the case of the patient who was infected with both chikungunya and dengue", added Siqueira, ... (more...)
Von Miller reportedly trying to prevent distribution of sex tape Von Miller reportedly trying to prevent distribution of sex tape
- November 16, 2016

Miller said the woman took video of them having sex on her cell phone. In the day and age where people are looking for a quick payday, I think more people would rather see Ruiz in a sex tape than Von Miller? The Smoking Gun linked to a court document which lists the plaintiff as " Doe ", but goes on to describe him as someone who is "widely recognized as the world's best at his job". (more...)
Boeing announces president of its Defense, Space & Security Development organisation Boeing announces president of its Defense, Space & Security Development organisation
- November 16, 2016

By the end of 2020, the company said, it expects to reduce facilities space by about 4.5 million square feet. According to the press release, Bowing is taking steps to operate its Defense , Space & Security business more efficiently through facilities consolidations. (more...)
Backdoor in some cheap Android phones sent personal data to China Backdoor in some cheap Android phones sent personal data to China
- November 15, 2016

The researchers at security firm Kryptowire said that the firmware "could identify specific users and text messages matching remotely defined keywords", but was also able to execute remote commands with system privileges and remotely reprogram the devices. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton hoping for Red Bull help to beat Nico Rosberg
- November 15, 2016

Sunday's race was stopped twice by crashes in driving rain during the first 28 of 71 laps. The penultimate round of the season was delayed by 10 minutes and then eventually started behind the safety auto following continuous rain at a venue which so often throws up a dramatic race . (more...)
Your birth year can predict your flu risk: researchers say
- November 15, 2016

This process affected the chances of being prone to flu strains with animal origins, says a UPI report. Later in life, they rarely fell ill due to "blue lollipop" virus, called H5N1, but they died from "orange lollipop" called H7N9. "A good universal vaccine should provide protection where you lack it most, but the epidemiological data suggest we may be locked into strong protection against just half of the family tree", he says. (more...)
Messi falls ill during flight with Argentinian team
- November 15, 2016

His decision was prompted by his "ongoing dispute with Spanish tax authorities", explains the paper. Marca also noted that while Messi has every intention of fulfilling his current contract, which extends until 2018, it's unclear what will happen after that. (more...)
Stocks open at all-time highs Stocks open at all-time highs
- November 15, 2016

But other policies and reforms, including the healthcare sector and immigration, as well as radical changes to the US trade policy pledged by Trump during his campaign might be more complicated to put into effect and at the same time hard for the markets to price in. (more...)
Vermont lawmakers to hear push for raising tobacco age
- November 15, 2016

Although the CDC is optimistic about less smokers, they say more anti-tobacco action is still needed. However, the report underlined that as many as 40 per cent of cancers and 30per cent cancer deaths may still be linked to tobacco use. (more...)
CMS ATM Finder that helps you to Find the working machines, cash CMS ATM Finder that helps you to Find the working machines, cash
- November 15, 2016

Every user can update the information and add latest information about any working ATMs at his/her locality. Cashnocash.com claims to update real time statistics based on user feedback and lets you know which ATM has cash, which has long queues, and which has gone cash-dry. (more...)
Why Trump says he'll keep parts of Obamacare, after all
- November 15, 2016

At the very least, the legacy of the former president of the United States, Barack Obama, might undergo various amendments as business mogul has other plans for the US government's healthcare aid. Charlie) Baker doing anything to change that ", he said. "Let's call that an" individual mandate". "Anybody's guess", Hatiras said of what a Trump administration will mean for health care. (more...)
Mayors of 'sanctuary cities' say they'll fight Trump's plans
- November 15, 2016

Criminal immigrants: As of 2012, the government estimated that 1.9 million immigrants were convicted criminals and could face deportation. But, she said she's heartened by Trump's softened stance on deportations and is hoping he also works with lawmakers to improve the immigration process "so that it is easier for people who want to be documented citizens, who lived here peacefully for decades, to actually become citizens". (more...)
Dog stabbing: Government set to back Finn's Law for tougher sentences Dog stabbing: Government set to back Finn's Law for tougher sentences
- November 15, 2016

The campaign calls for better protection of police dogs and a change to the law - similar to US Federal Law Enforcement Animal Protection. German shepherd Finn was stabbed in the head and chest and his handler, Police Constable Dave Wardell, received a hand injury in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, after they pursued a suspect in the early hours of October 5. (more...)
Your Birth Year Might Help Shield You From Bird Flu Strains
- November 15, 2016

Your birth year may help predicts, to a certain extent, how likely you are to get seriously ill or die in an outbreak of an animal-origin flu virus similar to H5N1 or H7N9, USA researchers said Thursday. Those born before 1968 are said to have a lower chance to die from H5N1 strain of bird flu. Thus, the older adults in the study were more protected against the H5N1 strain, the study said. (more...)
Survey finds growing number of untreated, depressed teens in US Survey finds growing number of untreated, depressed teens in US
- November 15, 2016

Depression took its toll on many USA teens and it doesn't seem to stop soon. Despite these rates, no reports are stating that doctors are dealing with more depressed adolescents. Roughly one teenager or young adult in 11 experiences a significant depressive crisis every year, and the most affected age group is 11 to 20, according to the study. (more...)
The Seahawks exposed the Patriots' biggest weakness
- November 15, 2016

Free safety Earl Thomas delivered the huge hit on a second-quarter incompletion up the seam to tight end Rob Gronkowski , but Chancellor's tight coverage was the key to this play. "There is always a lot of contact with that team". Going into this game, many expected the Patriots to have most, if not all , of their scoring come through the air - which made sense, due to both Seattle's strong front seven, and the fact that the Patriots had to use a pass-dominant game plan the last time these ... (more...)
President Obama On Trump: 'I Don't Think He's Ideological'
- November 15, 2016

The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday that he intends to spend more time with the president-elect , and at Monday's press conference, Obama noted that he will remain in contact with Trump while on his last overseas trip as president this week. (more...)
Speaker Ryan tells GOP colleagues: 'We must deliver'
- November 15, 2016

It comes as Trump backed away from a promise to build a wall on the US-Mexican border, saying some areas could instead be fenced, but stood firm on a plan to deport up to three million immigrants who have criminal records. We're focused on securing the border. "We think that's first and foremost". "I'm not going to get into hypotheticals about legislation that hasn't even been drafted yet", the Wisconsin Republican said on CNN's State of the Union with Jake Tapper, though he then did get ... (more...)

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