Health


Mumps cases triple in United States this year Mumps cases triple in United States this year
- December 14, 2016

He doesn't believe the virus will spread to many more people. "We strongly encourage children over one year of age and adults under sixty who do not know if they had mumps as a child and do not recall receiving the mumps vaccine at some point in their lives, to get the vaccine", said TDH State Epidemiologist Tim Jones. (more...)
Analysts Upgrade/Downgrade Activity of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
- December 14, 2016

Its Target Price was fixed at 39.69 at an IPO Date of 2/23/1993. Company net profit margin stands at 5.30%. MS is ahead its 52-week low with 106.87%and going down from its 52-week high price with -2.41%. Philip J. Purcell is one of the biggest insider owners in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), according to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings. (more...)
Skiers caught in avalanche on BC mountain rescued after overnight stay Skiers caught in avalanche on BC mountain rescued after overnight stay
- December 14, 2016

Search manager with NSR Doug Pope says the two men are stuck in the Tony Baker Gulley. But a statement on the search and rescue group's Facebook page said there was too great an avalanche danger to attempt a rescue Sunday. The temperature is set to dip to minus five overnight but Pope says he is confident they will survive the night. "This worked out okay, but you can just see a scenario where it doesn't". (more...)
Donald Trump officially wins Michigan Donald Trump officially wins Michigan
- December 14, 2016

A hearing has been scheduled next week in a Green Party-backed request for a court-ordered recount of Pennsylvania's November 8 presidential election result that cites a computer scientist's conclusion electronic voting machines can be manipulated by malware. (more...)
The city of Gatlinburg, Tennessee is under evacuation
- December 14, 2016

A massive wildfire in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park has forced evacuations in and around the Tennessee resort towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. But a male evacuee was reportedly injured and an accident involving a fire truck may have also caused minor injuries, the agency said. They owned a home in the Smoky Mountains resort city of Gatlinburg. (more...)
Ex-Saint Thomas describes Smith shooting
- December 14, 2016

The shooting death of retired National Football League player Will Smith was an "execution", Louisiana prosecutors said in court on Tuesday, opening a high-profile murder trial in which the accused is seeking immunity under a "stand your ground" state law. (more...)
Large crowds to celebrate S. Korean president's impeachment Large crowds to celebrate S. Korean president's impeachment
- December 14, 2016

The court has up to 180 days. And President Park Geun-hye is impeached. The impeachment motion had accused Park of constitutional and criminal violations ranging from a failure to protect people's lives to bribery and abuse of power. She says she would prepare for a court review of the impeachment. Her comments come ahead of a hand-over of power to her prime minister. The Bank of Korea said the impeachment would have a limited impact on the economy, noting South Korea's economy is mainly ... (more...)
Karnataka excise minister H.Y. Meti resigns over sex scam
- December 14, 2016

Siddaramaiah accepted his resignation and forwarded the same to governor Vajubhai Vala to give his assent. Kannada news channel BTV interviewed a woman with her face partially covered, who alleged that 71-year-old Meti had demanded sexual favours in return for carrying out transfers in his department. (more...)
OSU attacker drove into pedestrians and stabbed victims OSU attacker drove into pedestrians and stabbed victims
- December 14, 2016

OH attacker, Abdul Razak Ali Artan, plowed into pedestrians with a auto and sprung from the vehicle to stab other victims on Monday. Ohio State said earlier that the suspect had been shot and killed. The university is also planning a special community event at St. John Arena on Tuesday night at 7 p.m. According to Special Agent Angela Byers of the FBI's Cincinnati division, confirmed rumors that Abdul Razak Ali Artan "may have been inspired by ISIS" before he stabbed 11 people at the ... (more...)
Shares in Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC) Acquired by Wasatch Advisors Inc Shares in Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC) Acquired by Wasatch Advisors Inc
- December 14, 2016

On average, equities analysts expect that Anadarko Petroleum Corp. will post ($3.06) earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Carmignac Gestion now owns 13,619,742 shares of the oil and gas development company's stock worth $725,251,000 after buying an additional 1,458,674 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Keep fire safety in mind over holidays Keep fire safety in mind over holidays
- December 14, 2016

A fresh tree is green, the needles will be hard to pull from branches and a minimum number of needles should fall off. "ยท Prior to placing the tree in a stand, cut 2" from the base of the trunk. Read manufacturers' instructions for number of light strands to connect. Always do not forget to turn off your Christmas tree lights when going to bed or leaving your house. (more...)
'Russians are not our friends,' McConnell warns 'Russians are not our friends,' McConnell warns
- December 14, 2016

Opinion: Globe editorial: Donald Trump is ignoring valid intelligence on Russian Federation. But contrary to Mr. Trump's claim , the US intelligence community since early October has said that it was confident the Kremlin had directed cyberattacks to influence the presidential election . (more...)
CorePower Yoga founder Trevor Tice found dead in California home
- December 14, 2016

Neighbors said they weren't aware anyone had moved in. Police were called to Tice's home on a welfare check after a friend said Tice had not responded to texts or phone calls. 12, 2016". Before he founded the yoga company, he was the owner of an IT company called TechPartners International. Police said there were "suspicious circumstances" surrounding the death of founder and former CEO of CorePower Yoga , Trevor Tice, but didn't explain what they thought may have been the cause, the ... (more...)
Mike Zimmer to coach from sideline nine days after eye surgery
- December 14, 2016

However, the Vikings last two losses have each been by a margin of two points, and the defense continues to play very well. With a big, white patch over his right eye and instructions from his doctor not to yell too loudly for fear of further damaging the surgically repaired retina, Mike Zimmer returned to the sideline for the Minnesota Vikings to lead them to a much-needed victory over Jacksonville. (more...)
Canada Task Force Makes Recommendations for Legal Weed
- December 14, 2016

At this point, they are only recommendations and will still need to be put into legislation and passed by Parliament. CPhA's submission to the Task Force can be found here. Push for a competitive cultivation and distribution market that makes room for smaller growers, and encourages involvement of Indigenous communities. (more...)
RIP Amma: Kamal Haasan Gets Criticized on his tweet on Jayalalithaa's death RIP Amma: Kamal Haasan Gets Criticized on his tweet on Jayalalithaa's death
- December 14, 2016

Brief news about her death - which was quickly withdrawn - emerged earlier on Monday evening leading to scuffles but the protests were later contained. Hundreds of thousands of mourners paid an emotional final farewell Tuesday to Indian politician Jayalalithaa Jayaram as the former movie star who enjoyed god-like status was buried alongside her screen lover. (more...)
Trump lashes out at F-35 costs
- December 14, 2016

President-elect on large defence contractors. "Since the beginning, we have invested hundreds of millions of dollars to reduce the price of the airplane by about 70 percent since its original costing, and we project it to be about $85 million in the 2019 or 2020 time frame", Jeff Babione, head of Lockheed Martin's F-35 program, told Reuters . (more...)
TCS Shareholders Vote in Favour of Ousting Mistry as Director
- December 14, 2016

Tata Sons sacked Cyrus Mistry as chairperson on 24 October, roughly four years after Mistry was appointed at the helm of the $100 billion salt-to-software conglomerate. Tata Sons had said that Mistry had misled the selection committee set up in 2011 for selecting a chairman to succeed Ratan Tata. "Whatever be the decibel level of the voice that will drown your vote, I call on you to vote with your conscience and send a signal that catalyses a larger discussion on governance reform, to save the ... (more...)
Oklahoma may require restroom signs in anti-abortion effort Oklahoma may require restroom signs in anti-abortion effort
- December 14, 2016

The signs must be posted by January 2018. The Associated Press estimates the costs of giving signs to every required location in the state to be about $2.3 million . The Oklahoma Supreme Court decision comes months after the US Supreme Court decision Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt, which determined that requiring abortion clinics in Texas to have hospital admitting privileges was unconstitutional . (more...)
Demonetization is the biggest scam of year: P Chidambaram Demonetization is the biggest scam of year: P Chidambaram
- December 14, 2016

It was an illusion that demonetisation was created to hurt the rich and help the poor, he said. "On November 8, the PM suddenly announced demonetisation with three objectives - to curb black money, corruption and terror funding". In fact whole game may have been to lure people into keeping Rs 2000 notes and then declare it illegal, ultimately poor people are punished. # Long term impact that it will be negative for GDP. (more...)