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Here are the stories of the Las Vegas mass shooting victims Here are the stories of the Las Vegas mass shooting victims
- October 03, 2017

Meanwhile, the Manhattan Beach Police Department announced that records technician Rachael Parker was also killed in the shooting. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officials say 64-year-old Stephen Paddock of Mesquite, Nevada, rained bullets onto an estimated 22,000 people gathered for the festival. (more...)
Lil Wayne cancels his concert because of security issue Lil Wayne cancels his concert because of security issue
- October 03, 2017

A statement released on Sunday by the managers of the #Colonial Life Arena said that the rapper refused to enter the arena when the security personnel sought to apply the venue's standard procedures. The venue, however, seemingly spoke too soon. Wayne was the headliner for the second annual Fall Ball at the Colonial Life Arena . In other words: "This was not a Lil Wayne concert". (more...)
New Haven area gas prices continue to fall New Haven area gas prices continue to fall
- October 03, 2017

Despite the recent downturn, the statewide average is still 47 cents higher than at the same time a year ago. The least expensive gas price averages in Georgia were in Augusta-Aiken at $2.51 per gallon, Albany at $2.52 and Columbus at $2.54. (more...)
Skipping breakfast linked to hardening of the arteries Skipping breakfast linked to hardening of the arteries
- October 03, 2017

Known as atherosclerosis , the condition restricts the flow of blood and oxygen to vital organs and increases the risk of lethal clots. "It might be that there is something about having regular meals throughout the day that somehow regulates your appetite [and] means you don't over-consume calories - that there is something about eating breakfast per se - [but] I don't think you can answer from this study", he said. (more...)
Time for protecting against flu - vaccine campaign launched Time for protecting against flu - vaccine campaign launched
- October 03, 2017

To enhance the city's general protection against the flu, the city also provides government-funded flu vaccinations to city government personnel who meet a lot of people in their daily duties, such as the police, environmental protection personnel, and elementary and high-school teachers, he said. (more...)
Scientists develop smart tattoo that detects health changes Scientists develop smart tattoo that detects health changes
- October 03, 2017

Inks include ones that change from green to brown in response to an increasing blood sugar level and a green ink that becomes more intense as sodium levels increase, which is an indicator of dehydration. "We wanted to go beyond what is available through wearables today", Yetisen continued. But there are other challenges presented with this method - like ensuring the ink won't fade over time or diffuse into surrounding tissue. (more...)
Iowa Department of Public Health Reports First West Nile Death Iowa Department of Public Health Reports First West Nile Death
- October 03, 2017

Lawton Davis, district health director for the Coastal Health District, said in the news release. Vaishampayan cautioned that older adults and those with weak immune systems have the highest risk of serious West Nile virus infections or the neuroinvasive symptoms of the disease such as meningitis, encephalitis and paralysis. (more...)
Bonfils Blood Center seeks donations after Las Vegas massacre
- October 03, 2017

Local reporters and residents posted on social media that as of early Monday, there were lines around the block across the city to give blood. We're also humbled to see the love and tremendous support our fellow Central Texans show when devastation strikes.We've already begun to see an outpouring of support from our local community members who want to do anything they can to help our neighbors across the country. (more...)
Yemen's Houthi rebels say shot down U.S. drone Yemen's Houthi rebels say shot down U.S. drone
- October 02, 2017

MQ-9 drone over the capital Sanaa - the group has displayed sophisticated weaponry capability over the Yemen civil war", said Khalil Dewan, a researcher who specializes in armed drones and global law, to Middle Eastern Eye. Since March 25, 2015, Saudi Arabia and some of its Arab allies have been carrying out airstrikes against the Houthi Ansarullah movement in an attempt to restore power to fugitive former president Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi, a close ally of Riyadh. (more...)
Trump slams Puerto Rico mayor, Democrats, news media over Hurricane Maria response Trump slams Puerto Rico mayor, Democrats, news media over Hurricane Maria response
- October 02, 2017

If that means attacking the mayor of San Juan even as Puerto Rico faces a historic recovery challenge, so be it. CNN , for its part, has provided significant coverage of the recovery efforts - highlighting both stories of inspiration and the real struggles of many on the island to cope with the lack of electricity and increasing shortages of water and food. (more...)
Louisville Hoops Coach Pitino, AD Effectively Fired Amid FBI Probe Louisville Hoops Coach Pitino, AD Effectively Fired Amid FBI Probe
- October 02, 2017

But Pitino could not survive allegations that, in the grand scheme of college basketball scandals, barely rise above sordid: That an executive from Adidas , which outfits the Cardinals athletic teams, and others conspired to steer top recruits to Louisville via six-figure payments to their families, in one instance enlisting the aid of one of Pitino's assistants. (more...)
'I Will Work to Do Better.' Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes for Facebook's Divisiveness 'I Will Work to Do Better.' Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes for Facebook's Divisiveness
- October 02, 2017

At the end of his post , he wrote: "May we all be better in the year ahead, and may you all be inscribed in the book of life". Tonight concludes Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year for Jews when we reflect on the past year and ask forgiveness... (more...)
WTO opens panel into alleged Bombardier subsidies at Brazil's request WTO opens panel into alleged Bombardier subsidies at Brazil's request
- October 02, 2017

London says United States tariffs would put over 4,000 jobs at risk at a plant in the British province of Northern Ireland that makes carbon wings for the CSeries jet. "Who knows? The U.S.is not impossible either". The C Series wouldn't exist without the assistance of the Canadian and Quebec governments, according to the US planemaker. (more...)
'No Signs of Torture' Says Coroner's Report In Warmbier Case 'No Signs of Torture' Says Coroner's Report In Warmbier Case
- October 02, 2017

The Express makes the point. "Trump and his clique, for their anti-DPRK propaganda, are again exploiting the death of Otto Warmbier , an American college student who had been under reform through labour for the criminal act he committed against the DPRK and died after returning to the US", North Korea's foreign ministry said in a statement on Thursday, referring to its acronym for Democratic People's Republic of Korea. (more...)
President Trump Will Visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday President Trump Will Visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday
- October 02, 2017

In response to Trump writing that the people of Puerto Rico should "not believe the #FakeNews" when it comes to accurate reporting on the humanitarian crisis in their home country following the devastation of Hurricane Maria , Kardashian wrote, "They don't have power to watch the news!" "I am going to do what I never thought I would do". (more...)
Durga Puja concludes peacefully with immersion of idols Durga Puja concludes peacefully with immersion of idols
- October 02, 2017

According to the Kolkata Police, almost 400 Durga idols were immersed in the city till 6 pm, of the 1,000-odd scheduled for the day, without any untoward incident reported from anywhere. Those living on either side of the Ichamati river - at Taki in Basirhat and Satkhira in Bangladesh, along the Indo- Bangla border - witnessed a spectacle. (more...)
Roma: muore uomo dopo trapianto di cuore, l'organo era Roma: muore uomo dopo trapianto di cuore, l'organo era "malato"
- October 02, 2017

Sulla vicenda l'ultima parola ce l'ha la Procura di Milano che ha acquisito perĂ² anche la consulenza medica della procura di Roma . Il donatore , un uomo di 50 anni che aveva dato il suo consenso all'espianto degli organi, aveva avuto un attacco cardiaco, a Milano . (more...)
Trump Attacks San Juan Mayor Who Criticized Hurricane Response Trump Attacks San Juan Mayor Who Criticized Hurricane Response
- October 02, 2017

On Friday, Cruz had responded on CNN to the comments of Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke, who had said that the response to the disaster was a "good news story". But many remain desperate for necessities, most urgently water, long after the September 20 hurricane. Trump said Friday that Puerto Rico is "totally unable" to handle the catastrophe on its own. (more...)
Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL): Scrutinizing the Chart
- October 02, 2017

Whiting Petroleum Corp has a 52 week low of $3.97 and a 52 week high of $13.39. According to analysts Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE: WLL)'s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.31 and can go high up to $-0.12. Regardless, closing prices are a useful tool that investors use to quantify changes in stock prices over time. The closing prices are compared day-by-day to look for trends and can measure market sentiment for any security over the course of a trading day. (more...)
Go Pink 2017 raises money for Breast Cancer Awareness Go Pink 2017 raises money for Breast Cancer Awareness
- October 02, 2017

It is very important to get regular screenings like mammograms, that can help detect breast cancer early and also increases the effectiveness of available treatments (American Cancer Society, 2015). This October, our community will once again raise awareness for breast cancer in a variety of ways. October is worldwide breast cancer awareness month, and once again, Tips & Toes has partnered with Pink Caravan to help raise awareness and funds. (more...)