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Emma Stone Has Made Some Shocking Revelations About Oscars Emma Stone Has Made Some Shocking Revelations About Oscars
- February 27, 2017

The whole cast and the crew of " La La Land " was on stage when producer Jordan Horowitz declared that the real victor is " Moonlight ". Interestingly, most expected the film to win in all those categories. Do you think she deserved the Best Actress Oscar? "I felt better about what has happened". "I was holding my Best Actress in a Leading Role card that entire time. (more...)
WHO's most wanted: 12 families of bacteria that threaten humanity
- February 27, 2017

The list categorises bacteria into critical, high and medium priority groups, according to the urgency of need for new antibiotics. "This list is a new tool to ensure R&D responds to urgent public health needs", says Dr Marie-Paule Kieny, WHO's Assistant Director-General for Health Systems and Innovation. (more...)
Selena Gomez Cheers on Boyfriend The Weeknd at Amsterdam Concert Selena Gomez Cheers on Boyfriend The Weeknd at Amsterdam Concert
- February 27, 2017

Selena Gomez misses him! He's always paying Selena compliments and telling her how much he adores her, and how lucky he is to be with her. Still good in our book. To get you up to speed real quick: we've known that #SelBel were a thing (they're not super great at hiding it but also they like to make us, seasoned investigators, go on a scavenger hunt through the 'Gram). (more...)
Eating disorder suffers not always getting GP referral says Norwich charity Eating disorder suffers not always getting GP referral says Norwich charity
- February 27, 2017

The findings from United Kingdom eating disorder charity Beat prompted calls anew for medical practitioners to better pick up on signs of a disorder, such as bulimia and anorexia nervosa. Dr Elizabeth McNaught, 25, had eating disorders herself when she was younger, said: 'My GP clearly had very little knowledge of the subject. "She was insensitive, making unhelpful comments and asking inappropriate questions". (more...)
Nationwide search for Rankin murder suspect; could be linked to Neshoba death Nationwide search for Rankin murder suspect; could be linked to Neshoba death
- February 27, 2017

On February 24 around 4:20 p.m. the Rankin County Sheriff's Department in Brandon, Mississippi received a request to do a welfare check at Vineyards Apartments near Castlewoods Blvd. Deaton is at large and is considered to be armed and unsafe. Deaton is believed to be still driving a white 2012 GMC Acadia bearing Mississippi Nurses Foundation tag number F396 NF. (more...)
Emma Stone Wins 'Best Actress In A Leading Role' Oscar Emma Stone Wins 'Best Actress In A Leading Role' Oscar
- February 27, 2017

While the whole La La Land cast and team was giving their acceptance speech, producers were already informing them of the mistake. "It's not a joke". This despite widespread comments that it was largely Kimmel's quick-witted humor that salvaged - to the extent possible - the thoroughly cringe-inducing situation. (more...)
New York Times, CNN blocked from attending White House briefing New York Times, CNN blocked from attending White House briefing
- February 27, 2017

Both CNN and The New York Times immediately released statements addressing their exclusion. Trump has previously named five USA media outlets , including CNN and New York Times, as "enemy of the American people". "Apparently, this is how they retaliate when you report facts they don't like", a CNN news release said. However, the Trump administration insisted that the reporters it picked to be part of the briefing were not hand-picked only to include those who agree with the ... (more...)
Stock exchange merger with Deutsche Börse close to collapse Stock exchange merger with Deutsche Börse close to collapse
- February 27, 2017

As a result, the London exchange said it's not going to submit a plan to sell MTS in time to meet the Commission's deadline on Monday, making it "unlikely" the regulator will approve the merger. In a separate statement, Deutsche Boerse attributed the decision to LSE alone. Last month LSE agreed to offload the French arm of clearing house LCH to European rival Euronext, as part of efforts to address EU competition concerns. (more...)
HIL: Lancers to take on Mumbai in final today HIL: Lancers to take on Mumbai in final today
- February 27, 2017

A determined Kalinga Lancers outwitted Dabang Mumbai 4-1 to emerge victor of the Hockey India League-5 at the Sector 42 Stadium here yesterday. Kalinga Lancers (KL) overcame some nervy moments to enter the final of HIL-V defeating Uttar Pradesh Wizards (UPW) via penalty shoot-out in the first semifinal here Saturday. (more...)
Some outlets blocked from White House media briefing
- February 27, 2017

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the administration "had the pool there so everyone would be represented and get an update from us today". And during the presidential campaign, some journalists from BuzzFeed News and Politico were prohibited from attending Trump rallies. A representative of the foreign media was allowed inside for the gaggle. (more...)
Residents rally in support of Obamacare Residents rally in support of Obamacare
- February 27, 2017

It "will result in the single largest transfer of risk ever from the federal government to the states", Arizona's Republican Gov. Doug Ducey recently wrote to House leaders. New Jersey Republican Tom MacArthur even voted against the budget Republicans passed that set the ball rolling for repealing the health law. She says she rejects the option of repealing Obamacare without a replacement. (more...)
Beyonce supports transgender students after Trump removes protections Beyonce supports transgender students after Trump removes protections
- February 27, 2017

Here in Maine, from my point of view, this policy reversal will have little impact because of Maine State law as interpreted by the Maine Supreme Court, still requires that transgender students be treated consistently with the gender with which they identify, if different from the gender assigned at birth. (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel Talks Matt Damon Feud with Ellen DeGeneres Jimmy Kimmel Talks Matt Damon Feud with Ellen DeGeneres
- February 27, 2017

He then poked fun at Mel Gibson , saying that there's "Only one Braveheart in the audience, and he can't unite us either". White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said last week that Trump would not be watching the Oscars for "a Meryl Streep kind of moment". (more...)
Will "La La Land" be super victor of 89th Oscar?
- February 27, 2017

Not one to waste precious space, let the predictions begin! Music (Original Song ) - " City of Stars " featured in " La La Land ". Damien Chazelle won the big prize at this year's Director's Guild Awards , and in the past 13 years, 12 out of its 13 winners have gone on to win the Oscar for Best Director. (more...)
BOEHNER: A repeal and replace of Obamacare is 'not going to happen'
- February 27, 2017

It proposes equal-sized tax credits for all - with the very wealthy getting the same credit as middle- and lower-class families - rather than directing subsidies to those in need as provided by Obamacare. The expansion state could see further losses in Medicaid, where another 115,000 would probably lose eligibility, without being able to find an affordable replacement plan. (more...)
Ottawa Public Health monitoring potential local exposure to mumps
- February 26, 2017

Anyone who does not have immunity to mumps, either through receipt of the two-dose MMR vaccine or a previous mumps infection, should schedule an appointment to receive the vaccine. Individuals are urged to document their symptoms closely, isolate themselves from roommates, friends and/or travel partners and avoid returning to the University for at least five days after the onset of symptoms. (more...)
Lesbians have way more orgasms than straight women, study says Lesbians have way more orgasms than straight women, study says
- February 26, 2017

This often comes down to lack of communication and even sometimes lack of education about one another's bodies and how they sexually function and achieve orgasm - especially when it comes to female pleasure, according to new research . (more...)
Six appeal as Kenyan Kipsang wins Tokyo Marathon Six appeal as Kenyan Kipsang wins Tokyo Marathon
- February 26, 2017

The New York champion and former two-time London victor thus became the first man in history to run a jaw-dropping four sub 2:04 marathons, another testament of his majesty over the ultimate distance. Should he take advantage of the quick pace expected up front, Mokoka will need to take 68 seconds off his career best to better the national marathon record of 2:06:33 set by Gert Thys when he won the Tokyo title in 1999. (more...)
Kim Jong-nam: VX dose was 'high and lethal'
- February 26, 2017

Siti Aisyah, a 25-year-old Indonesian native, killed Kim Jong Nam at the Kuala Lumpur airport in Malaysia on February 13 by spraying him in the face with the VX nerve agent - one of the most powerful poisons in the world. In a separate news conference, Selangor police chief Abdul Samah told reporters that Siti Aishah had vomitted in the cab immediately after leaving the airport. (more...)
JC Penney to close at least 130 stores JC Penney to close at least 130 stores
- February 26, 2017

Following the news, shares fell by around 4 percent as investors hedged their bets on a slim recovery by the once-iconic Main Street retailer. The company forecast that same-store sales in the current year would rise by 1% in a best-case scenario. (more...)