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Rawls ready to 'hold down' Seahawks backfield after injuries strike Rawls ready to 'hold down' Seahawks backfield after injuries strike
- November 22, 2016

Baldwin made a nice pass to Wilson, who got over the goal line for a 15-yard touchdown and a 23-7 Seahawks lead. On first-and-10 with the Seahawks leading 16-9 in the third quarter, Wilson faked a handoff to Thomas Rawls and then flipped it to Doug Baldwin , who appeared to be running a reverse. (more...)
Early Black Friday sales now underway Early Black Friday sales now underway
- November 22, 2016

If you don't mind an Insignia, Hisence, Westinghouse, RCA, or other 2nd tier brand, discount stores will have the most discount sets, at ridiculously low prices. Black Friday is one of the best days of the year to land steep discounts on a variety of merchandise and services. CON: Laptops, some clothing, and most beauty items can be found for great prices online now. (more...)
US Dementia Rates Dropping Even As Population Ages US Dementia Rates Dropping Even As Population Ages
- November 22, 2016

A JAMA Internal Medicine study of more than 21,000 Americans found that the rate of dementia in people over age 65 dropped from 11.6 percent in 2000 to 8.8 percent in 2012, which marks a dramatic fall of 24 percent. The population studied in 2012 stayed in school 13 years, while the seniors studied in 2000 had about 12 years of education, according to the study. The authors concluded: 'Continued monitoring of trends in dementia incidence and prevalence will be important for better gauging ... (more...)
Before cooking your Thanksgiving turkey, read these 4 tips Before cooking your Thanksgiving turkey, read these 4 tips
- November 22, 2016

The Butterball Turkey Talk Line launched in 1981 to help home cooks make turkeys for Thanksgiving . Partially frozen turkeys placed into hot fryers will cause the oil to splatter. Once thawed it should be cooked immediately. This way, you won't forget about the bird as you watch the parade or football. To prevent food-borne illness, the USDA recommends stuffing should be cooked outside the turkey. (more...)
'Uniform was the target' in San Antonio detective shooting: chief 'Uniform was the target' in San Antonio detective shooting: chief
- November 22, 2016

He said the driver of that vehicle got out, walked up to the officer's driver-side window and shot the officer in the head. Police Chief Sam Dotson called it an "ambush". The suspect was fatally wounded in the encounter, but it's unclear who pulled the trigger. Police are asking the public for help in identifying the suspect in the shooting. (more...)
Kim Kardashian 'living in constant fear' of Kayne West running for president Kim Kardashian 'living in constant fear' of Kayne West running for president
- November 22, 2016

Another source added that last week people were working on "convincing" her to come. Kim Kardashian West skipped the Angel Ball in New York City on Monday, the same day her husband Kanye West was hospitalized in Los Angeles for exhaustion. (more...)
'NBA 2KVR Experience' Launches Tomorrow on Several VR Platforms 'NBA 2KVR Experience' Launches Tomorrow on Several VR Platforms
- November 22, 2016

Paul George will provide them as a commentator and a guide, giving them advice on how to improve their skills in mini-games: challenge by three points, the race of agility and speed to challenge buzzer beater. So what exactly do you do in the new VR experience for the game? For now, the only court available is Bankers Life Fieldhouse, which is the home of the Indiana Pacers. (more...)
Chipotle customers sue because burritos had too many calories Chipotle customers sue because burritos had too many calories
- November 22, 2016

One of the customers behind the lawsuit brought in Los Angeles Superior Court says he ordered the Chorizo Burrito under the belief he was getting a 300 calorie dish but after eating it, "felt excessively full" and investigated. Chipotle spokesperson Chris Arnold told Business Insider that the company doesn't discuss details surrounding pending legal actions as a matter of policy. (more...)
Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot returning to Carson City Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot returning to Carson City
- November 22, 2016

The event is in its 38th year and will include a variety of events, which will include a 2.8 mile run/walk and a one-mile kids "chase the turkey" race for children 12 years old and under. "You don't have to be a runner; you can be a walker and still participate". Even better, the event offers residents a number of ways in which to participate. (more...)
Billboard combining Trump slogan and famed civil rights image angers MS community Billboard combining Trump slogan and famed civil rights image angers MS community
- November 22, 2016

The artist-led For Freedoms super PAC has erected a billboard on Highway 80 outside Pearl, Mississippi that features President-Elect Donald J. Trump's slogan "Make American Great Again" atop a well-known Civil Rights-era photograph by Spider Martin of a confrontation on the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama. (more...)
Eric Reid Injury: Updates on 49ers Safety's Bicep and Return Eric Reid Injury: Updates on 49ers Safety's Bicep and Return
- November 22, 2016

Matt Maiocco over at CSN Bay Area is reporting that Reid will miss the remainder of the season with torn biceps. Sunday's loss was the ninth in a row as the team dropped to 1-9 on the season. Drafted 18th overall in 2013, Reid has one season remaining on his contract, as the 49ers this past spring picked up his $5.676 million option for 2017. (more...)
Brian Robison, Linval Joseph planning gift for TV sound tech they decked Brian Robison, Linval Joseph planning gift for TV sound tech they decked
- November 22, 2016

That's 329-pound Linval Joseph and 259-pound Brian Robison leveling the man in the green vest. FOX soundman Bernie Beaudry accidentally ran into Vikings defensive lineman Linval Joseph . "I'm glad he's OK". Minnesota plans to present him with an autographed picture of the incident before its next home game against the Dallas Cowboys on December 1, and it appears he's also in line for a new pair of glasses. (more...)
WHO declares end of Zika emergency, but still urges action
- November 22, 2016

The virus, however, can cause major birth defects in fetuses, including microcephaly, in which infants are born with abnormally small heads and incomplete brain development. Zika has spread to more than 60 countries since its outbreak in Brazil a year ago. Public Health Ministry permanent secretary Dr Sopon Mekthon said that in order to fight against such communicable diseases, it was necessary to crack down on mosquito breeding grounds. (more...)
Do not spray people with Doom, Tiger Brands tells Prophet of Doom Do not spray people with Doom, Tiger Brands tells Prophet of Doom
- November 21, 2016

He even claimed that he sprayed the insecticide on a female congregants eye to cure her of an illness. "This rush is not supposed to be here", said the prophet. In another interview, posted on the eNCA website , the pastor is heard saying: "The truth is, Doom can heal people in the right way". It is not by might nor by power, but by the Holy Spirit. (more...)
Michigan, Nebraska, Maryland might need backup at QB Michigan, Nebraska, Maryland might need backup at QB
- November 21, 2016

Fyfe threw for 220 yards and a touchdown in the Huskers 28-7 win over Maryland - connecting on 23-of-37 passes. As history has shown, Nebraska stands a better than average chance of returning the favor this season although Iowa knocked off top five MI. (more...)
Tropical Storm Otto forms in Caribbean, could become hurricane
- November 21, 2016

The hurricane center predicts the depression will strengthen into a tropical storm later today . The depression's movement is "nearly stationary", according to senior hurricane specialist Richard Pasch. While it is rare for storms to form this late in the season, it is not unheard of. Forecasters said the system could become a hurricane by Thursday . (more...)
Australia asylum: United Nations criticises 'cruel' conditions on Nauru Australia asylum: United Nations criticises 'cruel' conditions on Nauru
- November 21, 2016

U.N. Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants Francois Crepeau addresses reporters on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016, in Canberra, Australia, at the end of an 18-day fact-finding mission in Australia. Asked if human rights records were a consideration for the government in its negotiations for refugee resettlement, Mr Turnbull said it was something that features in discussions. (more...)
Trader's Round Up: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
- November 21, 2016

A Vice President & Controller at General Motors Company (GM) sold shares in a trading activity completed on Monday November 14, 2016. General Motors Company has a five bull (top rated) technical rating because it's trading above its 10-, 50-and 200- day simple moving averages and the stock is up 0.67% on the day the day. (more...)
Klopp cheered by performance despite draw
- November 21, 2016

We could have scored with a brilliant situation, but perhaps unfortunately for Clyney he wasn't perhaps the right person", Klopp said. "Stay in the game, even when it doesn't work like this, stay in the game, don't let them attack or counter-attack". (more...)
Fire probe prompts Toys 'R' Us to pull ride-on toy truck Fire probe prompts Toys 'R' Us to pull ride-on toy truck
- November 21, 2016

The toy no longer appears on the company's website and Nicole Hayes, a Toys "R" Us spokeswoman, said the fire appears to be an isolated incident and a full recall has not been decided yet. On the drive home, they say it ignited in flames. "So I'm in the back grabbing my purse and stuff and as I'm leaning over, I hear, 'Pop!' and all this glass shattered in front of me". (more...)