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Seven Percent Pregnant Women Smoke Cigarettes, CDC Reported

Seven Percent Pregnant Women Smoke Cigarettes, CDC Reported Patricia Folan, director of the Center for Tobacco Control at Northwell Health in Great Neck, N.Y, said, "This study indicates that women of certain age groups, ethnicity and educational background are more likely to smoke during pregnancy". [Full Article...]

Netflix Orders Weekly Talk Show From 'Daily Show' Breakout Hasan Minhaj

Netflix Orders Weekly Talk Show From 'Daily Show' Breakout Hasan Minhaj He was Jon Stewart's last hire for The Daily Show as a correspondent in November 2014 prior to Trevor Noah taking over the revered desk the following year. He also hosted the 2017 White House Correspondents' Dinner. Following his departure from the series, Minhaj's sketch comedy quartet, Goatface, will release an hour-long special on the network in 2019. [Full Article...]

MN gas prices down 1 cent last week

MN gas prices down 1 cent last week Anchorage- $2.86/g, down 0.9 cents per gallon from last week's $2.87/g. Oil prices are likely to continue rebounding this week after the EIA's latest petroleum report revealed that US crude inventories unexpectedly fell by 1.6 million barrels. [Full Article...]

5 predictions for the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

5 predictions for the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine Vea is widely regarded as a first-round pick in the draft and pre-Combine has the highest grade out of all the defensive tackles on the NFL's website. Q: What's the most important part of the Combine? Two areas Settle expects National Football League personnel to focus on at the combine are his conditioning and his weight. [Full Article...]

CS row: MLA questioned, more AAP legislators likely to be summoned

CS row: MLA questioned, more AAP legislators likely to be summoned Jarwal, who was arrested on 20 February, is now undergoing a 14-day judicial custody in the case in which another MLA, Amanatullah Khan, was also arrested. Seeking bail before the sessions court, Jarwal's counsel had pleaded that the MLA was a young politician and got married recently on 6 February, so he be granted relief. [Full Article...]

Flu Deaths Top 100; Officials Say Season's Peak Has Passed

Flu Deaths Top 100; Officials Say Season's Peak Has Passed Since the flu season began September 1, about 2,200 Oklahomans aged 65 and over have been hospitalized with the flu as well as 330 aged 4 and under. That's down from 340 the week prior. Although some news sources have reported this year's vaccine is only expected to be 10 percent effect, CDC experts say that is incorrect for the U.S. [Full Article...]

House resumes impeachment proceedings against Sereno

House resumes impeachment proceedings against Sereno This developed as lawyer Brenda Jay Mendoza resigned as head of the Philippine Mediation Center after her appointment to the post was tackled by the House Committee on Justice during Tuesday's impeachment hearing. Some of those who howled at Corona's impeachment-saying that separation of powers was violated and the Constitution itself, under attack-are now on the side calling for Sereno's trial. [Full Article...]

Public sector banks begin consolidation of overseas operations

Public sector banks begin consolidation of overseas operations PSBs ( public sector banks ) to consolidate 35 overseas operations without affecting worldwide presence of PSBs in these countries; 69 ops identified for further examination, Rajiv Kumar, the Secretary of Indias financial services department, tweeted. [Full Article...]

Bobby Brown Allegedly Wants Nick Gordon 'Locked Up And Raped'

Bobby Brown Allegedly Wants Nick Gordon 'Locked Up And Raped' The " I Will Always Love You " singer and Bobby's daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown , passed away on July 16, 2015. 'I don't think she died from drugs, ' he said . It was Gordon , 28, who found the 22-year-old face down in the bathtub in 2012 after a night of partying and arguin. Those charges were dropped after she became uncooperative. [Full Article...]

Over 54 Nigerians died from Lassa fever outbreak since January - NCDC

Over 54 Nigerians died from Lassa fever outbreak since January - NCDC The GHS in February 2018, issued an alert to all health facilities of the likelihood of an outbreak of Lassa fever in the country, following high confirmed records of cases and deaths in some countries in West Africa, including Nigeria. The alert followed the outbreak of the fever in Nigeria. Currently, Lassa fever testing is carried out across three laboratories in Nigeria. Healthcare workers... [Full Article...]

Man City brush aside Arsenal to win Carabao Cup

Man City brush aside Arsenal to win Carabao Cup Asked whether he would continue to wear the ribbon if the FA threatened to ban him, he replied: "They know that I'll wear the yellow ribbon always". Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany reckons playing under and learning off Pep Guardiola is like being at university, branding the Spaniard's methods "intense" and "relentless". [Full Article...]

USGA changes playoff format for US Open, its other Opens

USGA changes playoff format for US Open, its other Opens Women's Open and U.S. Senior Open". The 18-hole play-off is one that has split opinion for a while, as it means extending and delaying the announcement of the victor by a day, and can take much of the drama away from the event. "Hey, I loved the 18-hole playoff ". Davis said the USGA chose a two-hole playoff to allow a player to recover from one bad shot and still keep the intensity of th... [Full Article...]

Church holds blessing ceremony featuring AR-15 rifles

Church holds blessing ceremony featuring AR-15 rifles With Pennsylvania police and a smattering of protesters standing watch outside the church on Wednesday, brides clad in white and grooms in dark suits brought dozens of unloaded AR-15s into World Peace and Unification Sanctuary for a religious event that doubled as an advertisement for the Second Amendment. [Full Article...]

Lakewood High School student arrested for school threat

Lakewood High School student arrested for school threat Last week, alleged threats against Torrey Pines High School led to the arrests of a 14-year-old freshman enrolled at the Del Mar Heights-area campus and a 16-year-old non-student. "The most recent threat occurred two days ago and involved a threat of violence at the school involving the use of firearms". "We really do appreciate and are thankful for the communication to the administration as wel... [Full Article...]

Varicose Veins Associated With Increased Risk of Deep Vein Blood Clots

Varicose Veins Associated With Increased Risk of Deep Vein Blood Clots Varicose veins may be an early warning sign of potentially deadly blood clots , suggests a study published Tuesday in the journal JAMA . Varicose veins, while common, have rarely been associated with serious health risks, whereas DVT , PE, and PAD do come with serious systemic effects. [Full Article...]

Flu Season Serious, and Lingering

Flu Season Serious, and Lingering Which, for experts such as Dr. Cadieux, poses a very hard messaging challenge: Many Canadians do not get the flu shot because they don't trust vaccines, and the big problem is how to convince an often skeptical public that the flu shot is worth taking, despite being modestly effective. [Full Article...]

Teenagers should go for depression tests, says pediatricians

Teenagers should go for depression tests, says pediatricians Only half of the patients who are diagnosed with depression are treated appropriately. "There are a lot of warning signs that sometimes if you're not looking for it, or you sort of dismiss it, can be really problematic especially for the teen who's silently suffering", said Riley Hospital for Children associate professor of pediatrics Dr. [Full Article...]

Autonomous Cars will be Tested in California Without Backup Drivers

Autonomous Cars will be Tested in California Without Backup Drivers Fifty auto makers and technology companies - including Google spin-off Waymo, GM, Tesla , Ford , BMW, Toyota , Honda, Mercedes Benz and Volkswagen - have permits for testing autonomous vehicles with safety drivers on California public roads, the DMV reported . [Full Article...]

This Instant Pot model is melting and overheating, company says

This Instant Pot model is melting and overheating, company says In a Facebook post to the "Instant Pot Community " group, the company announced that it had received reports of its machines overheating, which has resulted in potentially unsafe "localized melting damage to the underside of the product". The announcement provoked the ire of some Instant Pot owners, who have been waiting for a solution. Cookers affected include ones with batchcodes 1728, 1730,... [Full Article...]

Maldives snubs India, says won't join naval exercise

Maldives snubs India, says won't join naval exercise The Maldives has rejected an invitation to participate in a friendly exercise hosted by the Indian Navy in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands named " Milan " (as in the Hindi word meaning "meeting") citing "current circumstances of a State of Emergency being in effect for those under investigation for serious crimes". [Full Article...]


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