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Video shows robbery suspects in North Philadelphia Video shows robbery suspects in North Philadelphia
- December 30, 2017

Meanwhile, the other suspect removed all the cash from a drawer at the front desk. Heavy set Hispanic (or olive complexion) male, wearing muddy construction boots, dark blue trousers, grey hooded sweatshirt and mask. "The two suspects forced their way into the house and robbed them". Both suspects then left the hotel and headed south on foot, police said. Thin black male wearing muddy construction boots, dark blue trousers, grey hooded sweatshirt and mask. (more...)
United Kingdom hospitals may roll out 'drunk tanks' nationwide to ease ER strains United Kingdom hospitals may roll out 'drunk tanks' nationwide to ease ER strains
- December 29, 2017

This peaks on Friday and Saturday evenings, particularly at this time of year, when as many as 70 per cent of attendances can be alcohol-related. There are around 16 mobile units - also known as booze buses - across the United Kingdom, according to a recent survey, and a number of cities operate them all year round, including Newcastle, Cardiff, Manchester and Bristol. (more...)
More Pregnant Women Use Marijuana More Pregnant Women Use Marijuana
- December 29, 2017

Among younger pregnant women, the numbers are even more dramatic: For pregnant women under 18, use skyrocketed from 12.5 percent to 21.8 percent, and in the 18-24 bracket, it grew from 9.8 percent to 19 percent. Among the research included in the document is one involving pregnant laboratory animals that were exposed to the illicit drug. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), more research is needed on the effects of marijuana use on developing babies. (more...)
Delhi government launches mobile app for school management committees Delhi government launches mobile app for school management committees
- December 29, 2017

Replying to this, urban affairs minister Hardeep Puri said the Magenta Line was only for UP section; so, Kejriwal wasn't invited. Puri promised he would try to negotiate peace between LG and the CM. "This is a wrong precedent", Verma said. Verma cited one such instance during former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's regime wherein Vajpayee had refused to attend a function till the chief minister of the state was invited to be a part of it. (more...)
Myanmar frees journalists working for Turkish journos Myanmar frees journalists working for Turkish journos
- December 29, 2017

He said that they were treated well in prison and also during the interrogation, adding that they admitted they were guilty of Article 10 of the Myanmar Aircraft Act and they would now take caution to that effect. The TRT crew's arrest came with ties more strained than ever between Myanmar and Turkey, whose president has lambasted the mainly Buddhist nation over its persecution of Rohingya Muslims. (more...)
Div. of Public Health announces Delaware's 2nd flu death this season Div. of Public Health announces Delaware's 2nd flu death this season
- December 29, 2017

Though early reports indicate the vaccine may less effective in preventing influenza this season than health officials had hoped, reports indicate that the vaccine is still very effective at preventing hospitalizations and deaths. Awele Maduka-Ezeh. Health officials in North Carolina have reported three more people have died from the flu in the latest numbers ending December 23, 2017. (more...)
Minnesota Timberwolves: 5 replacements for Jeff Teague Minnesota Timberwolves: 5 replacements for Jeff Teague
- December 29, 2017

Teague isn't the focus of Minnesota's attack as he often was during a seven-year stint with the Atlanta Hawks, however, the 29-year-old veteran has the Timberwolves on track to end their playoff drought. Teague had an MRI at Mayo Clinic on Thursday. Jones averaged 12.3 points and 6.7 assists in that time. Jones is averaging 4.1 points and 2.6 assists in 35 games (three starts) this season. (more...)
NY minimum wage to increase December 31 NY minimum wage to increase December 31
- December 29, 2017

But the overall impact could cause ripples beyond the minimum-wage earners. In most of NY state the minimum will increase to $10.40 an hour from $9.70. OH is one of 18 states raising minimum wages in 2018; the federal rate will remain $7.25 an hour. Additionally, he argued that raising the minimum wage would lower foreign investment in labor intensive industries as FDI companies would move to regions with a lower minimum wage. (more...)
Study shows more moms-to-be are turning to marijuana Study shows more moms-to-be are turning to marijuana
- December 28, 2017

More pregnant women are smoking pot. "From 2002 to 2014, the prevalence of self-reported, past-month marijuana use among USA adult pregnant women increased from 2.4 percent to 3.9 percent". "They hear medical marijuana and think it's safe, but there are a lot of medications that aren't safe during pregnancy". Research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention state that pregnant women who use weed could be putting their infants at risk, as numerous chemicals present in marijuana ... (more...)
BJP-ruled municipal corporation 'bans display of non-veg food' BJP-ruled municipal corporation 'bans display of non-veg food'
- December 28, 2017

A spokesperson of the SDMC said, "It was a private member resolution originally moved by a councilor from Kakrola village in Najafgarh Zone in the Health Committee meeting". Just because the BJP has majority in the house they can not make such dictatorial decisions. Praveen Shankar Kapoor, Delhi BJP spokesperson, said that it is a measure from the public health angle and maintained that there will no be curbs on the sale of non-vegetarian food. (more...)
England trail by 135 runs on Day 2 of 4th Ashes Test England trail by 135 runs on Day 2 of 4th Ashes Test
- December 28, 2017

When England won the Ashes down under in 2010-11, Cook piled on 766 runs but has not reached three figures against Australia since the final Test of that series. The pair had shared an unbroken partnership of 112 on a baking hot day that sapped the energy of all the players. Shaun Marsh dug in to raise his third half-century of the series before being trapped leg before by Broad for 61, the wicket awarded after the bowler demanded a review. (more...)
Canadian Blood Services needs more donors during holidays Canadian Blood Services needs more donors during holidays
- December 28, 2017

Patients' lives depend on you. "I have people calling me all the time, wanting to donate". The giving of gifts over the holiday season can result in the giving of life getting lost in the shuffle. All blood types are needed, however, donations from donors with O-negative type blood is in high demand. "We also need more donors from the Asian community to help people from these communities who are more likely to have conditions like Thalassaemia, which require regular blood transfusions". (more...)
Sabal Trust CO Buys 412830 Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY)
- December 28, 2017

W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) has declined 21.15% since December 28, 2016 and is downtrending. Benedict Financial Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY ) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (more...)
Reuters journalists in Myanmar remanded for another 14… Reuters journalists in Myanmar remanded for another 14…
- December 28, 2017

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have spent two weeks in custody in Myanmar, and on Wednesday, a court in Myanmar extended their detention for another 14 days. "We are facing the same kind of harassment under the civilian government as we did under the military government", said Thar Lun Zaung Htet, head of a local pressure group for press freedom. (more...)
Woman found dead in NYC home had bruises Woman found dead in NYC home had bruises
- December 28, 2017

Police say Wells was found with bruising on her neck and head and believe her death is related to a domestic incident involving her husband, Barry. A spokesperson for the NYPD on Thursday confirmed to DailyMail.com that the officers in question have been suspended from duty and that the Internal Affairs Bureau was investigating the allegations against them. (more...)
Can INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (INSY)'s Tomorrow Be Different? The Stock Increases Again
- December 28, 2017

Trading volume for INSYS Therapeutics, Inc . was 3.6 Million in its previous trading session. Looking further out we can see that the stock has moved -22.61% over the year to date. Insys Theraptcs ( INSY ) now has Return on Equity of -78.35. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 28%. Therefore 17% are positive. Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for INSYS Therapeutics, Inc .as $34000 in the Current Quarter. (more...)
Henderson Group PLC Holds Position in CBRE Group Inc (CBG)
- December 28, 2017

Rwc Asset Management Llp sold 1.49M shares as the company's stock rose 18.48% with the market. (NYSE:CBG). Insight 2811 reported 8,122 shares or 0.23% of all its holdings. West Coast Financial Llc increased its stake in Maximus Inc (MMS) by 80.04% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Separately, Bank of America increased their target price on shares of CBRE Group from $42.00 to $44.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, November 6th. (more...)
County Health Chief: Not Too Late for Flu Vaccination County Health Chief: Not Too Late for Flu Vaccination
- December 28, 2017

Dr. Stacey Milunich from Penn State Health says the flu season can peak anytime between December and February with some cases as late as May. Experts expect the number of patients with flu-like symptoms in IL to increase within the next week, Hafiz said. (more...)
Hospitals making even more from parking charges Hospitals making even more from parking charges
- December 28, 2017

Hartlepool's MP has condemned parking charges after new figures show the town's hospital trust took in nearly £6million over three years. Nationally, NHS hospitals made a record £174m in the a year ago from charging patients, visitors and staff for vehicle parking, up six per cent. (more...)
Disney hotels, resorts do away with 'Do Not Disturb' door hangers Disney hotels, resorts do away with 'Do Not Disturb' door hangers
- December 28, 2017

The signs will be replaced with "Room Occupied" signs that will notify cast members that guests are in the rooms. Disney cites maintenance, safety and security reasons for the new changes . A popular theory is that the new measures are created to boost security after the October 1 shooting massacre in Las Vegas , where a lone suspect inside a highrise hotel room fired more than 1,100 rounds into a crowd attending an outdoors music festival below, killing 58 people and injuring more than 500. (more...)