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Temple University students died from overdoses, medical examiner says Temple University students died from overdoses, medical examiner says
- Декабря 06, 2017

The page has received more than $1,500 of its $5,000 goal as of December 4. A Temple University student has been found dead at his off-campus apartment. He transferred from Delaware County Community College to Temple in 2014. In a statement released by Temple Student Government, Director of Communications Sarah Madaus wrote, "these past few months have not been easy for a single member of the Temple community". (more...)
The 'Invisible Box' Challenge Is The Latest Viral Internet Craze The 'Invisible Box' Challenge Is The Latest Viral Internet Craze
- Декабря 06, 2017

The clip garnered over 22 000 likes and over 112 000 retweets in two days. The trick, which is performed by jumping with one foot while keeping the other still to replicate a "stepping" action, has gained mass online popularity. That will make it look like you're stepping over an invisible box. "There's a ton of oblique and ab stability maintaining that position". Other viral trends include the planking challenge, in which participants must lie facedown in odd locations, and the ... (more...)
Justice Department to clarify bump stock regulations Justice Department to clarify bump stock regulations
- Декабря 06, 2017

The Trump administration has begun a push to determine whether current federal firearms regulations should ban devices that allow gun owners to modify their weapons to increase the rate of fire. The National Rifle Association, the powerful gun rights lobbying group, came out against legislation that sought to expressly prohibit the devices but said the devices should be subject to additional regulations. (more...)
Massive yellow python found dead off Texas interstate Massive yellow python found dead off Texas interstate
- Декабря 06, 2017

But, the drawback to ownership is that attacks on handlers through the form of constriction, squeezing its prey to death, are not uncommon. They're still risky to humans, though. Pythons aren't native to Texas, either. This snake is likely to have been someone's exotic pet that they irresponsibly released into the wild. Local residents reacted to the discovery of the snake in comments on the Facebook post. (more...)
Police search for missing woman last seen in south Charlotte Police search for missing woman last seen in south Charlotte
- Декабря 06, 2017

Detectives said Stack took her 8-year-old daughter Ava with her when she left her home on Cloister Drive at 1:30 p.m. Monday. "She is my world", he said. "She's in the auto, they think, driving so please keep your eyes on the road". Meghan was last seen wearing a maroon jacket, trousers and black boots. (more...)
16-year-old girl found shot in crashed vehicle in Waterbury 16-year-old girl found shot in crashed vehicle in Waterbury
- Декабря 06, 2017

Monday and responding officers found the girl's body in the auto. Santiago was pronounced dead on arrival to the hospital. Investigators do not believe the victim was the driver and said at least one other person was in the vehicle with her at the time of the crash. (more...)
Meteorologist Ginger Zee details Chicago struggles in new book Meteorologist Ginger Zee details Chicago struggles in new book
- Декабря 06, 2017

I was so lucky and fortunate in times where I had made bad choices that my career was still on the upswing", Zee said. She documents her battle with depression and other events in her life in hew new book Natural Disaster: I Cover Them. (more...)
UPS trucks, holiday packages damaged in fire UPS trucks, holiday packages damaged in fire
- Декабря 06, 2017

Officials say ten UPS vehicles, packages, and packaging equipment were damaged in the blaze. It took about 45 minutes to bring the fire under control, said Kevin Fox, Frederick County Fire Department spokesman. "The trucks sustained pretty significant damage, I'm not sure if they were all inoperable but a good many of them were", Fox said. No injuries have been reported. (more...)
Sign language interpreter delivered gibberish in Florida Sign language interpreter delivered gibberish in Florida
- Декабря 06, 2017

He assumed another department member had requested the service. "It's part of something we're looking into", she said. After the news conference we found out that she didn't meet our standards. It's not the first time a Florida press gathering has been upstaged by a sign language interpreter spouting nonsense. Marshall Greene on right, a last-minute sign language interpreter who, as officials were telling residents that the sooner they evacuate ahead of Hurricane Irma, the safer they'll ... (more...)
Krispy Kreme announces gingerbread glazed doughnut Krispy Kreme announces gingerbread glazed doughnut
- Декабря 06, 2017

This is the first time that Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is transforming both the dough and glaze to create an all-new holiday favorite. According to the brand, this first-ever Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut is a take on its iconic Original Glazed Doughnut but featuring "a perfectly spiced gingerbread dough with hints of cinnamon and ginger, covered in a warm gingerbread molasses glaze". (more...)
NATO Chief Says He Isn't Concerned With Rumors Of Tillerson's Ouster NATO Chief Says He Isn't Concerned With Rumors Of Tillerson's Ouster
- Декабря 06, 2017

Noting that the alliance was "concerned" about the situation in Yemen, Stoltenberg pointed to the recent deaths in the country in "a conflict which has lasted for a long time". Stoltenberg also called on the global community to put pressure on Pyongyang, including sanctions, after a recent ballistic missile test which North Korea said was its strongest ever. (more...)
Model in Britain's sex-and-spy Profumo scandal dies at 75 Model in Britain's sex-and-spy Profumo scandal dies at 75
- Декабря 06, 2017

Seymour Platt told the Guardian that she died at the Princess Royal University hospital in Farnborough on Monday (4 December) just before midnight. Ms Keeler had met Mr Profumo after being introduced by a society osteopath Stephen Ward , who she had met at a Soho cabaret club. 'I think what happened to her back in the day was quite damaging'. (more...)
Club legend explains why Liverpool man is a transfer must for Juventus Club legend explains why Liverpool man is a transfer must for Juventus
- Декабря 06, 2017

Outlets in Italy have even gone as far as to suggest that the Old Lady have already reached an agreement with the Bayern Munich youth product regarding a free transfer next summer, though such reports seem exaggerated. He could be the big name for Juve in January. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has expressed his desire to keep Can at Anfield, calling on the club to persuade the German worldwide to stay. (more...)
Top Democrats in Congress accept Trump offer to meet on year-end priorities Top Democrats in Congress accept Trump offer to meet on year-end priorities
- Декабря 06, 2017

Senate Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and House Minority Leader Chuck Schumer pulled out of a meeting last week after Trump tweeted that he didn't see any chance of a deal. "We have to provide funding for community health centers and CHIP, as well as relief for the millions of Americans still reeling from natural disasters". (more...)
North Korea is USA problem but China's 'leverage' North Korea is USA problem but China's 'leverage'
- Декабря 05, 2017

Speaking at the UNSC on Wednesday, Haley warned that North Korea's government will be "utterly destroyed" if a war breaks out. State media said the missile was launched from a newly developed vehicle and that the warhead could withstand the pressure of re-entering the atmosphere, which if confirmed would be an important technical advance. (more...)
Barnes & Noble Education posts 2Q profit
- Декабря 06, 2017

Stock research firms now have a positive stance on shares of Rand Logistics, Inc. The stock boasts a consensus analyst "Buy" rating with the consensus recommendation standing at 2.50. This represents a change from the opening price of 8.43%. The stock stands almost $27.81 off versus the 52-week high of $143.68 and $16.3 above the 52-week low of $99.57. (more...)
Second man arrested in connection to parking lot shooting Second man arrested in connection to parking lot shooting
- Декабря 05, 2017

A shooting early Saturday morning sent three people to hospital where two still remain in stable condition. Police arrested Nelson Joseph Berard , 39, of Portage la Prairie, on November 15, and charged him with several offences including aggravated assault and discharging a firearm with intent. (more...)
Marvel to team with Stitcher to launch its first scripted podcast, Marvel to team with Stitcher to launch its first scripted podcast, "Wolverine"
- Декабря 05, 2017

Marvel New Media has revealed that they have teamed upw ith Stitcher to bring audiences Wolverine: The Long Knight. "Podcasting is an incredible, intimate medium that's ideal for telling stories, and I can't think of a better partner with whom to push the boundaries of scripted podcasts than Marvel ". (more...)
Obama to address mayors' meeting on climate change Obama to address mayors' meeting on climate change
- Декабря 06, 2017

Obama appears to be growing bolder by the day in throwing shade at his successor, President Donald Trump, and it appears climate change is his chosen vehicle of delivery. Mayors from 51 cities around the world attended the event. Among the non-U.S. mayors attending are the mayors of Montreal and Mexico City. The news release that announced the meeting was issued by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in September and specifically cited the Trump administration's announcement to pull out of the ... (more...)
Supreme Court could side with New Jersey on gambling Supreme Court could side with New Jersey on gambling
- Декабря 06, 2017

After yesterday's hearing within the United States Supreme Court involving the Christie vs. NCAA case, it has come to light that a new bill has been introduced by Congressman Frank Pallone Jr . The 1992 law at issue in the case bars state-authorized sports gambling with exceptions for Nevada, Montana, Oregon and DE, states that had approved some form of sports wagering before the law took effect. (more...)