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Virginia Tech routs No. 5 Duke; Suspended Allen loses team captain role Virginia Tech routs No. 5 Duke; Suspended Allen loses team captain role
- December 31, 2016

After a Duke turnover, Virginia Tech threw a ideal strike down the court to Seth Allen. Tech (12-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) built a double-digit lead in the first 10 minutes and went up by as many as 20 midway through the second half. (more...)
Woman shot in eye at SC gun range Monday dies Woman shot in eye at SC gun range Monday dies
- December 31, 2016

The bullet will be removed from Bonner's head so investigators can determine which gun on the range it was sacked from, Anderson County Coroner Greg Shore told. This was something they enjoyed'. The range's safety protocols are 'serious , ' the owner said, adding accidents shouldn't occur if they are followed. (more...)
Carrie Fisher's mother Debbie Reynolds dies aged 84 Carrie Fisher's mother Debbie Reynolds dies aged 84
- December 31, 2016

A bonafide member of Hollywood Royalty , Reynolds has been performing for over 70 years, known as much for her wide array of films as she was for her marriages. "She always anxious about her. Carrie left too soon and now they are together again". It's about both of them trying to stand upright, both having their frailties - age on the one hand and mental illness on the other. (more...)
Anil Baijal is new Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal is new Lieutenant Governor of Delhi
- December 31, 2016

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was present when Mr Baijal, 70, was administered oath as the 20th Lieutenant Governor of Delhi this morning by High Court chief Justice G Rohini at Raj Niwas in Civil Lanes area of North Delhi. Delhi: Anil Baijal to take oath as Delhi Lieutenant Governor shortly. Having also served in the union urban development ministry, Anil Baijal is considered an old-Delhi expert. (more...)
Tennessee defeats Nebraska, claims Music City Bowl Tennessee defeats Nebraska, claims Music City Bowl
- December 31, 2016

Nebraska trailed 14-0 when it finally broke through with a three-play, 80-yard scoring drive. The senior, who was the team's leading rusher coming into the game ran for 118 yards and three scores. DOBBS' FINALE: Joshua Dobbs has a chance to do what Manning and Martin, who won the Vols' last national championship, couldn't by beating Nebraska in the final game of his career. (more...)
Austin Rivers, Coach Doc Rivers both ejected from Clippers' game against Houston Austin Rivers, Coach Doc Rivers both ejected from Clippers' game against Houston
- December 31, 2016

Redick is set to return on Friday night after missing two games with a sore hamstring. The Rockets led 59-35 when the elder Rivers was ejected. But that was just the first. But the Clippers exhausted copious amounts of energy in their comeback and eventually ran out of gas, with Houston running away with the game in the fourth. (more...)
William Shatner and Bette Midler lead tributes to Debbie Reynolds William Shatner and Bette Midler lead tributes to Debbie Reynolds
- December 31, 2016

The 60-year-old had suffered a cardiac arrest when she was flying from London to Los Angeles on Friday. He revealed that his mother's last words were that she wanted to be "with Carrie" . She received an Academy Award nomination for best actress of The Unsinkable Molly Brown in 1964. She had a short-lived sitcom, "The Debbie Reynolds Show ", for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe in 1970 . (more...)
Bird flu case discovered in Ireland Bird flu case discovered in Ireland
- December 31, 2016

It said that the man had come across mobile stalls selling live poultry in Zhongshan, but authorities said they were still investigating the source of the infection. "The virus can spread faster in winter and that wild birds keep migrating". Human infections of the H7N9 strain of bird flu killed two people in China's Anhui province, the province's health authority said on December 21. (more...)
Russell Athletic Bowl: No. 16 West Virginia vs Russell Athletic Bowl: No. 16 West Virginia vs
- December 31, 2016

Turnovers determine many a schools destiny on Saturday afternoons but for the undersized and less physical Mountaineers this variable is crucial to success when playing a team with as much blue-chip talent as Miami. Kaaya says that he remains undecided on his future and has a lot of soul searching to do in the coming days. After the Reese's Senior Bowl, he's going to carve out a nice niche on an National Football League roster for many years to come. (more...)
The Gender Selected on This Person's Birth Certificate Is Making History
- December 31, 2016

Keenan's Adopted parents and her doctors kept the reality secret and hid the reality from Keenan for such a long time of 40 years. Taking a controversial step towards nationwide recognition of the "third gender", the New York City has issued the first-known intersex birth certificate. (more...)
Car Salesman Assaulted By Man, 83, Over Lottery Prize: Sheriff Car Salesman Assaulted By Man, 83, Over Lottery Prize: Sheriff
- December 30, 2016

Tamiami Trail. the victim told deputies that he works as an event employee for Nissan, who was having a sales event in the parking lot outside of the JC Penney. Deputies said Owens then stopped his auto, retrieved a golf club from his trunk and began hitting the salesman on the face and arms. Owens was given a $5 Walmart gift card, with an employee explaining he needed to purchase a vehicle to claim a bigger prize, the report says. (more...)
CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Shares Sold by Oppenheimer & Co. Inc CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Shares Sold by Oppenheimer & Co. Inc
- December 30, 2016

Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. On 10/1/2015 CVS Health Corporation announced a quarterly dividend of $0.35 1.41% with an ex dividend date of 10/20/2015 which will be payable on 11/2/2015. Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGYP) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $-0.22/Share Lagging the analyst estimate of $-0.2/Share by the difference of $-0.02. (more...)
Historic Lebanon, NH church destroyed by fire Historic Lebanon, NH church destroyed by fire
- December 30, 2016

A three-alarm fire ripped through the First Baptist Church in Lebanon, New Hampshire late Wednesday night. Officials cleared a 50-foot perimeter around the church, fearing the steeple may collapse from the fire. "You add that weight and the heavy fire it does raise some concerns", Christopoulos said. One firefighter was treated for a dislocated shoulder but has been treated and released from the hospital. (more...)
Children's asthma risk 'may reduce' if mothers take fish oil during pregnancy
- December 30, 2016

The fish oil dose was high - with fatty acid levels that were 15 to 20 times more than the average American gets from food. The researchers said the results equated to a 30 per cent relative reduction in the risk of developing asthma for children whose mums took the fish oil . (more...)
Search and rescue officials looking for missing plane in Ohio
- December 30, 2016

Members of the Coast Guard are now searching for a plane that went missing shortly after leaving Burke Lakefront Airport Thursday night. The FAA says the aircraft was en route to Ohio State University when it stopped appearing on the radar. (more...)
Emotional events influence our future experiences, says study Emotional events influence our future experiences, says study
- December 30, 2016

How we remember things is not only influenced by our surroundings but also on our emotional state of mind and scientists say that this emotional state can stay for a very long period of time and colour our future experiences. The researchers found that the brain states linked with emotional experiences carried over for about 20 to 30 minutes and influenced the way the subjects processed and remembered future experiences that are not emotional. (more...)
Boy's penis severed in botched circumcision Boy's penis severed in botched circumcision
- December 30, 2016

This is a very serious matter. They said the expertise for such a complex surgical procedure is available in Singapore and Saudi Arabia, but that the hospital did not make any effort to take that step. Soon after the procedure, the doctor told the father of the boy that he had accidentally cut off the head of his son's penis. However, the situation deteriorated two days later when the boy's penis began to blacken. (more...)
Trump Says His Administration 'Will Follow These Two Simple Rules' Trump Says His Administration 'Will Follow These Two Simple Rules'
- December 30, 2016

He also sported a denim jacket with sparkling jewels as well as a large pin featuring a picture of Trump. "The Democrats have cried foul over the treatment of Mr. Trump, who has often said he only hires the best people, said, "It's very, very hard to get people". Still, the US job market has been robust for much of 2016. (more...)
Blair Horner: Washington Readies A Repeal Of Obamacare Blair Horner: Washington Readies A Repeal Of Obamacare
- December 30, 2016

There are still millions without health insurance , residing primarily in the South and the Southwest. It's just too big and complex for that, the experts say. Others would rip up the Affordable Care Act, or ACA, and not replace it. The Wall Street Journal reported Price "traded more than $300,000 in shares of health-related companies while sponsoring and advocating legislation that potentially could affect those companies' stocks". (more...)
Northeast states saw decline of melanoma cases and deaths: study reveals Northeast states saw decline of melanoma cases and deaths: study reveals
- December 30, 2016

Authors of the study noted that the group became more active with programs created to prevent the deadly disease of skin cancer, and the region actually saw a decline in melanoma cases. According to the census, 23 states (48 percent) experienced a decrease in death rates, four states (8 percent) experienced no change and 21 states (44 percent) experienced an increase. (more...)