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Video shows girl, 5, dangling from ski resort chairlift Video shows girl, 5, dangling from ski resort chairlift
- March 07, 2018

Also on Sunday, a massive block of snow fell from a roof and buried a mother and her 7-year-old son just feet from the front door of their Kirkwood Mountain condo, authorities said. The area received rain the night before, which according to the parents, may have froze on the chairlift and may not have been cleared off before operation of the lift began. (more...)
Analyst Recommendations Review for: Celgene Corporation (CELG), The Kroger Co. (KR)
- March 06, 2018

It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. Robecosam AG purchased a new stake in shares of Celgene during the third quarter valued at about $114,000. Spears Abacus Advisors Llc decreased Celgene Corp ( CELG ) stake by 1.87% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (more...)
Indian Father Chops Off Son's Hand for Repeatedly Watching Porn on Cellphone Indian Father Chops Off Son's Hand for Repeatedly Watching Porn on Cellphone
- March 06, 2018

The man chopped the hands of his son when he was sleeping because the boy was regularly watching adult films and wasn't listening to him, news agency ANI reported. Qayyum is a butcher by profession and lives in the Pahadishareef area of the city. "On Monday morning, Qureshi chopped off the boy's wrist hand with a butcher's knife", he said. (more...)
Child marriage dropped significantly in previous decade Child marriage dropped significantly in previous decade
- March 06, 2018

UNICEF, which aims for human rights and gender equality, called child marriage " a fundamental violation of human rights " and set a global target to eliminate practice by 2030. As per UNICEF data, around 12 million girls are married during their childhood every year. One-in-three child brides today is located in sub-Saharan Africa. (more...)
Opioid overdoses sending more people to ERs, especially in Pennsylvania, Delaware Opioid overdoses sending more people to ERs, especially in Pennsylvania, Delaware
- March 06, 2018

It did not matter if people lived in rural or urban areas - overdoses rose in all kinds of cities and towns. All together, emergency visits for suspected opioid overdoses increased by 35 percent across the 16 states surveyed. Men reported an increase of 30 percent, while women reported 24 percent. "This fast-moving epidemic does not distinguish age, sex or state or county lines, and it's still increasing in every region of the United States", she said during a media briefing on Tuesday. (more...)
Battered Congress says North-East poll results will not impact Karnataka elections Battered Congress says North-East poll results will not impact Karnataka elections
- March 06, 2018

Asked if the party planned to admit Janardhan Reddy, Siddaramaiah said, "There is no question of inducting Janardhan Reddy, who has looted". The Tripura poll results would have no impact in Karnataka, where assembly elections are expected to be held in April/May, as there was no Modi wave in the state, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said here today. (more...)
Stoffel Vandoorne and McLaren endure troubled start to… Stoffel Vandoorne and McLaren endure troubled start to…
- March 06, 2018

Bottas racked up 86 laps on his way to P2, two tenths off Vettel's Ferrari on the quicker soft tyres, while Hamilton steadily progressed up the leaderboard before settling for P4 and 88 more laps to his name. But the British team will be frustrated at missing the majority of the morning session with only three further days of testing remaining before the new campaign gets under way in Melbourne on March 25. (more...)
Healthy diet may not prevent effects of high salt intake Healthy diet may not prevent effects of high salt intake
- March 06, 2018

Steps must be taken by food manufacturers too to keep the salt content in their products in a moderate range. High blood pressure can increases the risk of a number of conditions including heart attacks and stroke, however, reducing blood pressure even by just a small amount can also reduce the risk of these potentially fatal conditions. (more...)
81st Birthday: My major regrets in life - Obasanjo 81st Birthday: My major regrets in life - Obasanjo
- March 06, 2018

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, took a retrospective look at his life as he clocked 81 years on Monday, and lamented that his parents did not live long enough to reap the fruits of their labour on him. "For me, this day, I have nothing but to continue to thank God, appreciate Him, praise Him and worship Him and adore Him for all that he has done for me personally, for members of my family, for my extended family, friends, peers and for those who have worked with me". (more...)
PDP: Buhari's Planned Visit To Taraba, Others, an Afterthought PDP: Buhari's Planned Visit To Taraba, Others, an Afterthought
- March 06, 2018

Agerzua said, "The entire country is his constituency and he is at liberty to visit any part of the country for any reason if his schedule permits him". "Having received and studied the Reports, the President has chose to undertake an on the spot assessment of the various occurrences and to meet and console the communities affected". (more...)
Israel Is Being Bullied By The UN, Nikki Haley Claims
- March 06, 2018

That just doesn't sit well with me, Haley said in her address to the powerful American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC). Haley meanwhile has spoken highly of the plan, commenting in another statement supporting Israel that "Jerusalem was, is and always will be Israel's capital". (more...)
Delhi event to mark Dalai Lama s 60th year in exile cancelled Delhi event to mark Dalai Lama s 60th year in exile cancelled
- March 06, 2018

The Tibetan administration is launching a round-the-year campaign in India on March 17 from Arunachal Pradesh to reach out to the Indian community through "Thank You India" events. "We understand the compulsions". The note advising Indian officials not to attend the Dalai Lama events was apparently written on the advise of India's Foreign Secretary, Vijay Gokhale, who visited Beijing last month in what observers said was a visit to stabilize the rocky ties, which hit a low point last ... (more...)
Fossil of 127-million-year-old baby bird gives insight into evolution Fossil of 127-million-year-old baby bird gives insight into evolution
- March 06, 2018

The 127 million-year-old fossil was unearthed at the Las Hoyas site in Spain, which is known its exquisitely preserved dinosaurs. The skeleton was almost complete - only the feet, most of the hands, and the tail's tip were missing, they write. (more...)
Cigarette Use Exposes Teens to Toxic Chemicals Cigarette Use Exposes Teens to Toxic Chemicals
- March 06, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that while the potential for propylene oxide to produce cancer in humans has not been determined, it has been classified "potential occupational carcinogen " by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. (more...)
Health Officials Urged Major Food Companies Provide Reduced-Calorie Products Health Officials Urged Major Food Companies Provide Reduced-Calorie Products
- March 06, 2018

Industry can help families by finding innovative ways to lower the calories in the food we all enjoy, and promoting United Kingdom business leadership on the world stage in tackling obesity". Experts advise women to eat no more than 2,000 calories a day, while men should limit their intake to 2,500. Also, an obese parent is more likely to have an obese child, they say. (more...)
Finally, Buhari Set to Visit Benue, Taraba, Others Finally, Buhari Set to Visit Benue, Taraba, Others
- March 06, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari will embark on tours of Taraba, Benue, Yobe, Zamfara and Rivers States, where there had been either terrorist attacks, criminal activities or communal clashes. Fayose also said " Obviously, the President is more concerned about his reelection in 2019 and his visit to those States that he abandoned during their times of trouble is to seek for votes, not to sympathize with the people of the States on their loses ". (more...)
Chief Secy. assault: Delhi Police summons 2 AAP MLAs Chief Secy. assault: Delhi Police summons 2 AAP MLAs
- March 05, 2018

Mr Tyagi could not turn up for the questioning earlier since he was in Kolkata. The Laxmi Nagar MLA arrived at the Civil Lines police station at around 3 pm and was questioned for about three hours, said Hare-ndra Kumar Singh, additional deputy commissioner of police (North). (more...)
Rumor: Broncos believe Kirk Cousins has already chosen the Vikings Rumor: Broncos believe Kirk Cousins has already chosen the Vikings
- March 05, 2018

Cousins is far from a sure thing, but among the Vikings' options he is at least the surest thing. But the source said they are anxious enough that they're taking seriously the "Plans B and C and, if possible, D" that Jets coach Todd Bowles spoke about on Wednesday. (more...)
Number of Children Hospitalized by Opioid Overdose Almost Doubles Number of Children Hospitalized by Opioid Overdose Almost Doubles
- March 05, 2018

Prescription painkillers were most commonly involved, but heroin, methadone and other opioid drugs also were used. These accidental overdoses on parents' medication are just one example of how children can become what Kane called "secondary victims" of America's opioid epidemic, which claimed over 42,000 American lives in 2016. (more...)
Steelers to tag Le'Veon Bell Steelers to tag Le'Veon Bell
- March 05, 2018

At that point - the start of the 2018 league year - the Steelers will need to have cleared cap space to carry Bell's $14.54 million contract under the tag. Bell was also tagged last season and sat out all the team's offseason workout hoping for a new long-term deal. In 2017, Bell put up career highs in total carries (321) and rushing touchdowns (9). (more...)
Hours into brain surgery, Kenyan doctors realise operating on wrong patient Hours into brain surgery, Kenyan doctors realise operating on wrong patient
- March 05, 2018

It's understood that two men had been wheeled into the hospital a week ago, one needed surgery to remove a blood clot in his brain, while the other only required nursing and medication to heal a trauma. The Daily Nation reported that "in a miracle of some sort", the mistreated patient, who was not publicly identified, is in good condition, and the one who actually had the blood clot may not have surgery now "because he had improved significantly". (more...)
Rabid coyote killed after suspected biting spree Rabid coyote killed after suspected biting spree
- March 05, 2018

Several people, including a postal worker and a county police officer, were attacked and bitten. Six people in the Hudson Valley were attacked by two risky and aggressive coyotes. The attacks began Wednesday night and took place over the next 24 hours. The infection kills tens of thousands every year, with 40% of people bitten by rabid animals children under the age of 15. (more...)
''Coco'' helmer dedicates Oscar win to Mexico ''Coco'' helmer dedicates Oscar win to Mexico
- March 05, 2018

Disney/Pixar's Coco took home the Academy Award for best animated feature, topping a field that including The Boss Baby, Ferdinand and indies Loving Vincent and The Breadwinner . Instead, the Rivera family have been shoemakers for generations, but Miguel borrows his idol Ernesto de la Cruz's guitar and is teleported to the land of the dead . (more...)
S. Africa begins meat recall as listeriosis toll hits 180 S. Africa begins meat recall as listeriosis toll hits 180
- March 05, 2018

Two more facilities have also been singled out pending more tests to determine the sequence type. In some people the disease - known as listeriosis - causes high temperatures, vomiting and diarrhoea. "The big hit is going to come with inventory write-offs because they are recalling all these products". As of 02 March 2018, a total of laboratory-confirmed cases have risen to 948, still counting from January 2017. (more...)
Florida votes to arm teachers, rejects ban on assault weapons Florida votes to arm teachers, rejects ban on assault weapons
- March 05, 2018

Almost four dozen Democratic amendments, including banning assault weapons , creating a registry for guns, allowing local governments to pass stronger gun laws, requiring background checks for gun purchases outside of the state and prohibiting the sale and transfer of large-capacity magazines, were rejected. (more...)
The Rock admits Georgia-filmed The Rock admits Georgia-filmed "Baywatch" was bad
- March 05, 2018

In its 38th year, the Razzies serves as a tongue-in-cheek response to the Sunday's Academy Awards by handing out US$4.97 (RM19 million) gold spray-painted berry trophies. The award for worst supporting actor went to Mel Gibson for his role as Mark Wahlberg's father in " Daddy's Home 2 ", while Kim Basinger collected the worst supporting actress statue for " Fifty Shades Darker ". (more...)
Klopp: I'd be 'the biggest idiot' if Karius was no good Klopp: I'd be 'the biggest idiot' if Karius was no good
- March 05, 2018

DF Virgil van Dijk, 7 - Still exuding calm in a defence that can give fans cause for concern in nearly any given situation, he had little to do but keep the back four alert and organised. It was in the 55th minute when Liverpool made a superb team effort and Sadio Mane executed a sublime goal giving his side a 2-0 lead over Benitez's men. (more...)
Flu Season on the Decline After an Early Start Flu Season on the Decline After an Early Start
- March 05, 2018

It had been driven by a kind of flu that tends to put more people in the hospital and cause more deaths, and officials lately are seeing less of that. For the first time in 2018, some states' epidemiologists are reporting that the flu is no longer widespread in their jurisdictions. Flu is a contagious respiratory illness, spread by a virus. (more...)
Rugby sevens: New Zealand finish fifth in Las Vegas Rugby sevens: New Zealand finish fifth in Las Vegas
- March 05, 2018

But Argentina didn't stop probing the spaces around the breakdowns, and one such offload inside their own 22 saw Matias Osadczuk race away to put his team into a 7-5 lead as Gaston Revol got the crucial conversion. It is the fourth time Kenya is failing to go past the main Cup quarterfinals. Series standings: South Africa 92, New Zealand 82, Fiji 79, Australia 72, Argentina 67, United States 58, England 57, Kenya 45. (more...)
Sridevi's ashes immersed in Bay of Bengal off Chennai coast Sridevi's ashes immersed in Bay of Bengal off Chennai coast
- March 05, 2018

She was in Dubai to attend her nephew Mohit Marwah's wedding along with her husband and daughter Khushi Kapoor . She lost her mother in accidental drowning in Dubai. After calling out to her twice, Boney lowered the volume of the TV set. In her letter she has even included her sister Khushi and her father. "The unsuspecting husband, hearing the tap inside on, then called out 'Jaan, Jaan" [meaning life, as Kapoor used to address his wife] still louder but got no reply, which was unusual'. (more...)