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Weather Service decided last minute not to cut snow forecast Weather Service decided last minute not to cut snow forecast
- March 16, 2017

Snowfall brought by the rare mid-March "nor'easter" will slowly taper off over upstate NY and northern New England, a day after it dumped as much as a foot (30 cm) of snow and blew at gale force in some areas, the National Weather Service said. (more...)
Women in Florida Left Blind by Unproven Eye Treatment Women in Florida Left Blind by Unproven Eye Treatment
- March 16, 2017

The report about the three women in their 70s and 80s who were blinded in Florida is renewing calls for the Food and Drug Administration to crack down on the hundreds of clinics that are selling unproven stem cell treatments for a wide variety of medical conditions, including arthritis, autism and stroke. (more...)
James Gunn Confirms a Third 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Will Happen James Gunn Confirms a Third 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Will Happen
- March 16, 2017

Though our gaze has turned ahead somewhat to the gargantuan Avengers: Infinity War and the cosmically odd Thor: Ragnarok , we have not forgotten abut Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Plot synopsis: "Set to the backdrop of "Awesome Mixtape #2, ' Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos". (more...)
Stock's Earning Overview: Ciber, Inc. (NYSE:CBR)
- March 16, 2017

The stock's price fluctuated within the range of $0.43 - $0.65 during previous trading session. There was a stock decrease by -8.43 percent. It has been assigned a low target price of $1 and a high target price of $1. Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Ciber, Inc. New Jersey-based Ameri Holdings, a provider of consulting and technology solutions, stated it first contacted Ciber a few weeks ago to explore the benefits of combining the two companies. (more...)
Auris Medical Holding AG (NASDAQ:EARS) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday
- March 16, 2017

Auris Medical Holding AG (NASDAQ: EARS ) reached at $0.840 price level during last trade its distance from 20 days simple moving average is -3.46%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is -19.39% while it has a distance of -59.47% from the 200 days simple moving average. (more...)
It's a bipartisan congressional road trip It's a bipartisan congressional road trip
- March 16, 2017

U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-San Antonio, and U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-El Paso, got a late start after getting stuck in traffic around Waco. Both men were in jeopardy of missing Capitol Hill votes and hatched the plan to rent a auto and drive together to the Capitol. (more...)
Couple plunged into frozen lake after ice cracks Couple plunged into frozen lake after ice cracks
- March 16, 2017

She had no idea the vehicle would go under when she started recording. Cochrane said she was travelling across the frozen lake to do laundry at her mother's house in Peguis, Man. In the video, we can hear Ms. Cochrane's spouse shout "Bail!" "Bail, bail", Mr Saber said before they managed to scramble from the truck. Both were unharmed and refused medical treatment, according to CTV News . (more...)
Five-second rule for food dropped on floor gets scientific approval Five-second rule for food dropped on floor gets scientific approval
- March 16, 2017

Apparently Prof Hilton "monitored the transfer of the common bacteria Escherichia coli (E. coli) and Staphylococcus aureus from a variety of indoor floor types (carpet, laminate and tiled surfaces) to toast, pasta, biscuit and a sticky sweet when contact was made from 3 to 30 seconds". (more...)
Watch Crazy Moment Security Guard Shoots Armed Robber Dead Watch Crazy Moment Security Guard Shoots Armed Robber Dead
- March 16, 2017

An Illinois security guard is being hailed as a hero when he shot dead a masked bank robber who opened fire on him, officials said . Turner is alleged to have stolen his mother's vehicle and used it to drive to Alpine Bank on January 20. (more...)
Former Michigan DB Jourdan Lewis charged with domestic violence Former Michigan DB Jourdan Lewis charged with domestic violence
- March 16, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, for a domestic violence call, Lige said. Reportedly, she told officers that she was the victim of assault after an argument in a 911 call placed in the early hours of the morning. The charges were authorized at 4:00 PM ET on Wednesday, per the court record. Misdemeanor offenders usually get notice through the mail and come to "walk-in arraignments" at the court. (more...)
Jets TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins suspended two games after DUI arrest Jets TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins suspended two games after DUI arrest
- March 16, 2017

Seferian-Jenkins did little for the Jets past year, catching 10 balls for 110 yards in seven games. The tight end has had a hard time staying out of trouble. Barring a change in personnel, Seferian-Jenkins will assume New York's starting tight end job once he's eligible to return from his ban in Week 3. The Jets have had the least productive group of tight ends in the league by a mile over the last few seasons. (more...)
Jeremy McConnell is being investigated for assault in Liverpool Jeremy McConnell is being investigated for assault in Liverpool
- March 16, 2017

A spokesperson for Merseyside Police told MailOnline: 'Merseyside Police can confirm a report was received of an assault at a property (in Liverpool) on Thursday (9 March). Last week Jeremy was supported at his father's funeral by Steph - the exes have been working on rebuilding their relationship for the sake of their son. (more...)
Community Health Systems Announces Definitive Agreement to Divest Four Pennsylvania Hospitals Community Health Systems Announces Definitive Agreement to Divest Four Pennsylvania Hospitals
- March 16, 2017

Pinnacle released no further details on the hospital acquisitions that will go through the state and federal regulations process. Community Health Systems, Inc.is one of the largest publicly traded hospital companies in the United States and a leading operator of general acute care hospitals in communities across the country. (more...)
Donald Trump to meet with auto industry workers, execs Donald Trump to meet with auto industry workers, execs
- March 15, 2017

The move is a victory for carmakers who have claimed the standards are too onerous and out of step with Americans' auto buying habits. Automakers were right to cry foul over the Environmental Protection Agency failing to collaborate with them and expediting a review of requirements for the companies to boost the fuel economy of their fleets to an average of more than 50 miles per gallon by 2025, a senior White House official said. (more...)
Watching TV for over 3 hours may up kids' diabetes risk Watching TV for over 3 hours may up kids' diabetes risk
- March 15, 2017

The researchers therefore assessed a sample of almost 4500 9-10 year old pupils from 200 primary schools in London, Birmingham, and Leicester for a series of metabolic and cardiovascular risk factors. They discovered a trend in the children who watched more TV had more body fat and higher levels of the hormone leptin, which controls appetite. Dan Howarth, head of care at Diabetes UK said that the study highlights a worrying trend. (more...)
Endangered Tennessee teen could be in Decatur area with armed man Endangered Tennessee teen could be in Decatur area with armed man
- March 15, 2017

She was wearing a flannel shirt and black leggings. And officials believe the young teen is in extreme danger. Cummins drives a silver Nissan Rogue with Tennessee license plate number 976ZPT. Decatur is about 3-and-a-half hours away from Atlanta, located in northern Alabama. Authorities said Cummins is armed with two handguns. The TBI and the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency need help locating Mary Catherine "Elizabeth" Thomas . (more...)
Planned Parenthood closing Easton area, Bucks clinics Planned Parenthood closing Easton area, Bucks clinics
- March 15, 2017

José E. Camacho, the executive director general of the Texas Association of Community Health Centers, told the NYT that in the transition of moving from one provider to another "people fall off the radar" and that the time it would take to set up institutions to fill Planned Parenthood's shoes would be very hard to get through, saying, "You can't provide the check one day and expect that the house is going to be built the next". (more...)
Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris, & Jon Pardi Win First Round Of ACM Awards Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris, & Jon Pardi Win First Round Of ACM Awards
- March 15, 2017

The awards ceremony doesn't take place till April 2, but new-artist awards were announced in advance. Brothers Osborne are also nominated for vocal duo of the year, while Morris is in the running for an additional five nominations, including album of the year, single record of the year and female vocalist of the year. (more...)
Medicaid expansion bolsters population health but at a cost, Harvard economist says Medicaid expansion bolsters population health but at a cost, Harvard economist says
- March 15, 2017

The Section 1332 waiver program under the ACA, which HHS cited Monday, said that states could experiment with different programs if they could demonstrate the new initiative would cover a comparable number of people at the same cost to the federal government. (more...)
I'm still Chelsea's number one, says beaten Mourinho I'm still Chelsea's number one, says beaten Mourinho
- March 15, 2017

It is not Paul's fault that he gets ten times the money that some very good players get. Manchester United have known for a week that they'd be without Zlatan Ibrahimovic for their FA Cup quarter final at Chelsea. I am very happy with Paul. "Until the moment they have a manager that wins four Premier Leagues for them, I'm the number one", Mourinho, sacked last season after leading Chelsea to a double of league and League Cup in 2014-15, told reporters. (more...)