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Akshay Kumar: I don't do films to bring changes in people's minds Akshay Kumar: I don't do films to bring changes in people's minds
- February 09, 2017

The Aurangabad bench set up the committee to see the film after a Nanded lawyer, Ajay Kumar Waghmare, told the court that the film was an attempt to portray the country's legal profession and the judicial system in a poor light. After the Bombay HC ordered four cuts in Jolly LLB 2, the makers yesterday told the Supreme Court (where a hearing was scheduled) that they wouldn't like to pursue their appeal. (more...)
Flights cancelled as major storm sweeps over New York, Atlantic Canada Flights cancelled as major storm sweeps over New York, Atlantic Canada
- February 09, 2017

The Port Authority of NY and New Jersey says Newark International has the most cancellations with 607 as of 6:30 a.m. Thursday, followed by 572 at LaGuardia and 508 at JFK for a total of 1,687 flights. The National Weather Service predicted that the Boston area and eastern ME could get 12 to 18 inches of snow, and a blizzard warning has been issued for all of Long Island until 6 p.m. (more...)
S.African troops deployed for state of nation address
- February 09, 2017

It is the first time that troops will have a security rather than a ceremonial role. "It really is quite over the top, draconian and harks back to the worst days of the security state in South Africa", the DA's chief whip John Steenhuisen said. (more...)
Tributes pour in for Hans Rosling
- February 09, 2017

A health professor at Sweden's Karolinska Institute, Rosling was known for highlighting progress in the developing world, including declines in child mortality and poverty , and the advance of democracy in Africa. The Trendalyzer data visualisation software developed by his foundation was bought by Google in 2007. It is unfortunate that the untimely loss of Rosling comes as the world goes through a period of great uncertainty, where many of us have to grapple with the "post-truth" era and ... (more...)
Iranian Baby Barred by Travel Ban Arrives at Oregon Hospital
- February 09, 2017

Iranian doctors told Fatemeh Reshad's parents weeks ago that she needed at least one urgent operation to correct serious heart defects or she would die, according to her uncle, Samad Taghizadeh, a USA citizen who lives in Portland. Visa. "They were informed of the cancellation on 1/27, when the travel ban was announced". President Donald Trump's surprise travel ban and a Seattle judge's stunning decision to block it a week later have induced a national whiplash, riveting attention first on ... (more...)
Oculus Rift gets voice-controlled search in VR
- February 09, 2017

An Oculus spokesperson later confirmed with the website that the Best Buy Rift pop-ups are closing, but said the shift is due to "seasonal changes" and that Oculus is "prioritizing demos ... "Facebook has been blowing a lot of Hot Air into Oculus", Chowdhry stated in a report on February 6. One the most frequent requests from Oculus Rift users is the ability to search for apps on Oculus Home, a basic but missing tool in the Oculus virtual reality environment - until now. (more...)
Sick Willie Nelson scraps another two shows
- February 09, 2017

If you purchased your tickets with CASH at the Crystal Palace box office or at a Vallitix location, please go to the point of purchase with your tickets to receive a refund. Illness also forced Nelson to cancel two shows in Texas in November (16). In the past, Nelson has suffered from lung issues due to years of smoking. (more...)
British socialite Tara Palmer-Tomkinson dead at 45
- February 09, 2017

They said: "A woman, aged in her 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene". Tara Palmer-Tomkinson was found dead at her home Who was Tara Palmer-Tomkinson and how old was she? Next of kin have been informed. Get Me Out of Here!, among other reality television shows. Tara Palmer-Tomkinson attends "The Lucky One" European film premiere at the Bluebird on April 23, 2012 in London, England. (more...)
Stolen football jersey gets the Texas Rangers called in
- February 08, 2017

For Patrick, though, "it is important that history does not record that it was stolen in Texas". "The Texas Rangers are on the trail", Patrick added. Tom Brady's jersey being stolen from the New England locker room. "So it's pretty cool", said Brady. Goodell controversially banned Brady from the first four games of the 2016 season over his role in "Deflategate". (more...)
Women's Fertility Decrease With Heavy Lifting Or Shift Work Women's Fertility Decrease With Heavy Lifting Or Shift Work
- February 08, 2017

However, they say no studies have been able to measure physical changes that work could bring about, such as in reproductive hormones and womb function. When it is combined with heavy lifting the fertility is decreased a lot. Gaskins acknowledged that numerous women coming to the clinic in the study were of slightly higher socioeconomic status than average. (more...)
Doctor removes 130-pound tumor from MS man Doctor removes 130-pound tumor from MS man
- February 08, 2017

Logan, a MS man who was told he was simply fat, has had the 130-pound tumor removed during an operation in Bakersfield. Despite visiting doctors with complaints about his discomfort, Logan said he was told by them that he was "just fat". At one point, Logan became severely depressed, stopped eating and drinking, and ended up in the hospital due to dehydration and liver failure. "We did what we had to do to get here", Logan told KABC . (more...)
Weather: Rain to continue for much of the week Weather: Rain to continue for much of the week
- February 08, 2017

The National Weather Service issued a flood watch for much of Central California on Monday , warning that coming rainfall and melting snow could cause rivers and streams to rise. "With any luck it doesn't get any heavier", Bruno said. 10 a.m.to 6 p.m. Thursday ... During the 72 hour period between 4 a.m. Friday and 4 a.m. (more...)
Wife Says Gravely Ill Putin Critic Was Poisoned
- February 08, 2017

Kara-Murza's wife, Yevgenia, told The Associated Press doctors have told her that her husband, who has been in a medically induced coma for several days, has now been diagnosed with an "acute poisoning by an unidentified substance". When Fox News host Bill O'Reilly said during the interview that "Putin's a killer", Trump defended the Russian leader: "We've got a lot of killers". (more...)
Falcons Fall Short In Super Bowl, Lose 34-28 In OT
- February 08, 2017

Just before handing the Lombardi Trophy to Patriots owner Bob Kraft, Goodell tried to commend the Patriots, but most of his words were drowned out by booing from Patriots fans in attendance at NRG Stadium. A report from FOX25's Tom Leyden that an equipment manager had the jersey safe and sound, but Leyden later wrote that he'd misunderstood when that Pats staffer had the uniform. (more...)
E-cigs might serve as tobacco gateway for adolescents
- February 08, 2017

However, the study also found that e-cigarette or nicotine-replacement users who also kept smoking did not experience substantially reduced levels of carcinogens and toxins, compared with regular smokers. The IVVA is also calling for government policy changes to encourage people to make the switch away from tobacco based cigarettes. The primary funding source for the research was Cancer Research UK, the Americans College of Physicians said. (more...)
Supergirl Recap 2/6/17: Season 2 Episode 11 Supergirl Recap 2/6/17: Season 2 Episode 11 "The Martian Chronicles"
- February 08, 2017

In the end, she chose to return to Mars seek out voices like hers, to stand up and fight against the White Martians who believed they'd created the ideal paradise by obliterating the Green Martians for being what they perceived to be inferior. (more...)
Imrul out of India Test
- February 07, 2017

As indeed India's young players seem to be with Rahul Dravid. In terms of conditions, it's the closest that can get to playing at home. They are even more familiar than playing in Pakistan or Sri Lanka. Shakib Al Hasan got a double hundred, and Mushfiqur Rahim got a 100. "Do everything you can in the interest of the team". "When we tour Bangladesh , we have a similar experience". (more...)
Monkey trial raises hopes of new male contraceptive gel Monkey trial raises hopes of new male contraceptive gel
- February 07, 2017

The study , published in Basic and Clinical Andrology , showed how 16 male adult rhesus monkeys were given Vasalgel injections. Tests on rhesus monkeys have now shown that it can effectively prevent pregnancy for over a year. Males that had received the treatment had no conceptions throughout at least one breeding season. Inside the cavity of the vas deferens , the gel forms a barrier that puts a stop to the movement of the sperm. (more...)
(NYSE:JPM) Target Price Means Stock Is Worth $88.93
- February 07, 2017

Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 17 of analysts who cover JPM having a buy-equivalent rating. While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators about JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s (JPM). The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Jan 13, 2017 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016. The company had revenue of $23376.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $23476.11 million. (more...)
Patriots Owner Kraft Says Trump Has Been a 'Great' Friend to Him
- February 07, 2017

While Kraft is hopeful his team may win another Super Bowl ring this year, he does have one missing from his arsenal. Days before Super Bowl LI, some Patriots fans have taken to Twitter for Kraft's third "F:" philanthropy. And the pilfered ring actually led to Kraft getting a call from the White House, asking for the owner to be diplomatic about it. "She came here. And I just saw her, and that was really cool". (more...)