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CPM to push for CJI Misra's impeachment CPM to push for CJI Misra's impeachment
- January 24, 2018

Asked about their plans, CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury said: "Secular Opposition parties have expressed deep concern that it is almost two weeks since four judges raised serious issues". The Supreme Court Bar Association also met the Chief Justice and other judges. While the motion for Ramaswami's impeachment fell through because the Congress did not vote for the motion, Sen resigned after the Rajya Sabha voted to impeach him. (more...)
Year-old NC girl dies just days after flu diagnosis Year-old NC girl dies just days after flu diagnosis
- January 24, 2018

Emily passed away despite being treated for the flu. When she was taken to the WakeMed hospital in Raleigh, it was too late. "They're the medical personnel". With Muth's death, this figure rises further. Lynnette Brammer, head of the CDC's Domestic Flu Surveillance team, told WTVR : "Hopefully we're at the peak now, but until we see it go down for a couple of weeks we won't know that we have reached peak yet". (more...)
Women arrested after drugs seized from SUV with child inside Women arrested after drugs seized from SUV with child inside
- January 24, 2018

Deputies in Rankin County, Mississippi, arrested 23-year-old Arlene Viridiana Moya, left, and 23-year-old Trisha Lynne Ibarra, right, on suspicion of drug trafficking on Monday, Jan. Police also discovered that Ibarra had her three-month-old child in the vehicle with her at the time of her arrest. We're told Rankin County Court Judge Tom Broome ordered that the child be placed with Child Protective services. (more...)
Top Philadelphia officials voice support for opening of safe-injection sites Top Philadelphia officials voice support for opening of safe-injection sites
- January 24, 2018

City officials on Tuesday released of safe injection sites. Philadelphia wants to become the first US city to allow supervised drug injection sites as a way to combat the opioid epidemic, officials announced Tuesday, saying they are seeking outside operators to establish one or more in the city. (more...)
Do e-cigarettes help or harm? Jury's still out, panel says Do e-cigarettes help or harm? Jury's still out, panel says
- January 24, 2018

Although research is scant, the report did present more than two dozen findings about the effects of e-cigarettes on health. For instance, the panel found " conclusive evidence " that most e-cigarettes contain numerous chemicals that can be toxic. (more...)
Veterans Group Superbowl Ad Rejected by NFL Veterans Group Superbowl Ad Rejected by NFL
- January 24, 2018

The NFL stated the ad was rejected because it made a political statement. Joe Chenelly, the executive director of AMVETS , said just as players who kneel during the anthem are exercising their free speech, his group wanted to do the same . (more...)
Red Cross makes urgent plea for blood and platelet donors Red Cross makes urgent plea for blood and platelet donors
- January 23, 2018

More than 550 blood drives were canceled due to the weather conditions in January, Red Cross officials said. She said O-negative type blood is always in short supply this time of year. Because each unit of blood is separated into red cells, plasma and platelets, the 66 units collected will help 198 patients across Missouri and IL. (more...)
Flu Season's First Pediatric Death Reported in West Virginia Flu Season's First Pediatric Death Reported in West Virginia
- January 23, 2018

Local health officials urge preventive steps, saying it's not too late to get a flu shot, and in some instances, are restricting visits to hospitals. In accordance with regulations, O'Connor requires staff at the hospital to be vaccinated or wear a surgical mask to protect against contracting or spreading influenza, the hospital's release said. (more...)
Woman fighting flesh-eating bacteria infection Woman fighting flesh-eating bacteria infection
- January 23, 2018

Christin Lipinski underwent treatment after doctors diagnosed her with the flu January 11. A woman from Arizona who was first diagnosed with flu has since been hospitalised after being infected with an aggressive flesh-eating bacteria . (more...)
Senate breaks budget impasse, paving way for government to reopen Senate breaks budget impasse, paving way for government to reopen
- January 23, 2018

President Donald Trump on Monday claimed victory after Democrats agreed to a stopgap deal to reopen U.S. government offices and end a political crisis in Washington . Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Democrats agreed to back the bill reopening government after he and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell agreed to begin debating an immigration bill by February 8. (more...)
Tinubu, S/West APC govs boycott inauguration of Buhari/Osinbajo campaign office in Ibadan
- January 23, 2018

Shittu wrote, "I am constrained to bring to your notice the unsavoury development in our great party in Oyo State and the unbecoming behaviour of Governor Abiola Ajimobi, who is expected to provide sound moral and exemplary leadership to the citizens of our dear state". (more...)
Global Product Management Software Market 2017 - Wrike, Fieldbook, Appfluence, Receptive, productboard Global Product Management Software Market 2017 - Wrike, Fieldbook, Appfluence, Receptive, productboard
- January 23, 2018

The report also gives an insight of the Europe, North America, China, Japan & Korea addressable appraisal market opportunity. It features major facet of Accounting Software industry such as market profit, top leading players, product specifications along with latest technology trends and details of upcoming industries. (more...)
Carrefour invests 2.8bn euros in digital and plans China expansion Carrefour invests 2.8bn euros in digital and plans China expansion
- January 23, 2018

As part of this, Carrefour will close its Boulogne headquarters and scrap plans to build new headquarters in Essone. "This is the meaning of the " Carrefour 2022" transformation plan that we are unveiling today, and that the Group and its employees will implement with ambition and determination". (more...)
'Friends' Reunion Movie Trailer Has Fans Going Crazy 'Friends' Reunion Movie Trailer Has Fans Going Crazy
- January 23, 2018

A new trailer allegedly for a Friends movie circulated on the internet over the weekend - sending fans into an excited flurry wondering, could it be? However, some reports claim that it's a hoax and that the video was made by a fan. See more on what the Friends cast have been up to below. " Friends was about that time in your life when your friends are your family and once you have a family, there's no need anymore", he said. (more...)
Buzzing Today: The Real Killers of Benue People Revealed Buzzing Today: The Real Killers of Benue People Revealed
- January 23, 2018

Terkimbi Ikyange, Benue State House of Assembly (BNHA) speaker, lamented that "Most people come into the country under the cover of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) protocol to cause trouble". Also speaking, another top government official in the presidency, who prefers not to be quoted, said that: "This is the first time that security officials have confirmed that the Islamic State in West Africa members are operating as a unit in Nigeria and the level of their ... (more...)
LODD: Ind. EMT dies in ambulance crash LODD: Ind. EMT dies in ambulance crash
- January 23, 2018

Authorities say an emergency medical technician has died after the ambulance he was riding in crashed into a vehicle and rolled in northern Indiana. The ambulance was carrying a 5-month-old patient, the infant's mother and EMT Mousa Chaban, 32, Mishawaka. (more...)
Donut shop creates 'Tide Pods' you can safely eat Donut shop creates 'Tide Pods' you can safely eat
- January 23, 2018

Some stores like Walmart and Kroger noted that a spike in thefts of the "forbidden fruit" has forced them to lock up the Tide Pods. According to the American Association of Poison Control Centers , there have been 40 reports of people aged 13-19 years intentionally ingesting laundry pods since the beginning of the year. (more...)
Saudi coalition to give Yemen $1.5 bil. in aid Saudi coalition to give Yemen $1.5 bil. in aid
- January 23, 2018

Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia has been leading a coalition of nine Arab countries in airstrikes against Yemeni rebels and their allies, who overran Yemen's capital and forced the government into exile. He stressed that the Iranian regime "continues to provide Houthi militias with weapons to attack the kingdom". The kingdom said Monday the coalition it heads in Yemen would also "lead the expansion of additional Yemeni ports" to receive cargo and humanitarian assistance, ensure multiple daily ... (more...)
Truepoint Inc. Boosts Position in US Bancorp (USB)
- January 23, 2018

The stock increased 0.61% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $26.33. About 130,588 shares traded. It has underperformed by 2.72% the S&P500. Therefore 26% are positive. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Argus Research. (more...)
Vietnam jails former PetroVietnam official for life, another for 13 years Vietnam jails former PetroVietnam official for life, another for 13 years
- January 23, 2018

Authorities have so far mostly focused on the banking and energy sectors but the campaign has spread to other industries, including real estate, as well as provincial offices of the ruling Communist Party of Vietnam. In a tearful apology last week, he had asked forgiveness from the court. Trinh Xuan Thanh, a high-profile official whom Germany said Vietnamese agents kidnapped in a Berlin park in a scene reminiscent of Cold War disappearances, was sentenced to life in prison for both ... (more...)