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Dayton Red Cross sends volunteers to Hurricane Harvey Dayton Red Cross sends volunteers to Hurricane Harvey
- August 25, 2017

Many volunteers are also on standby to respond if needed to one of 17 shelters already set up. Three others will leave Friday morning and another 100 are on standby. Volunteers from the Arizona chapter are reportedly already on their way to Texas, to help out for what could be a flooding disaster. "There is a feeding unit based in Wichita Falls just so happen that that's where they house themselves but they could be dispatched anywhere across the United States when needed", Howington said. (more...)
Barcelona attack driver still at large, identity confirmed Barcelona attack driver still at large, identity confirmed
- August 25, 2017

In an earlier news conference Monday, investigators said Abouyaaqoub fled the scene of Thursday's attack on foot and hijacked a auto to escape. Abouyaaqoub rammed the auto through a police checkpoint on Friday night then dumped the vehicle two miles away but he had fled by the time police found it with Mr Perez's body stills inside. (more...)
DOH watching suspected bird flu cases in humans DOH watching suspected bird flu cases in humans
- August 25, 2017

Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) Director Socorro Lupisan reiterated that H5N6 has extremely low human-to-human transmission rate but it has a high mortality rate. DA Secretary Manny Piñol said there is no conclusive report yet on how the virus reached San Luis and spread to Jaen and San Isidro, but promised that the agency will come up with a more efficient way of monitoring the farms. (more...)
Arsene Wenger challenges Jack Wilshere to earn new Arsenal deal Arsene Wenger challenges Jack Wilshere to earn new Arsenal deal
- August 25, 2017

But Wenger insisted Arsenal , who will learn today who his side will face in the group stage of the Europa League, will cope without the superstar forward if and when he does quit Arsenal. Wenger is under pressure to trim the number of senior players in his squad from 28 - the Premier League limit is 25 - but there has been little interest in Wilshere, 25, who is working to regain full fitness after fracturing a fibula last April, during his season-long loan at Bournemouth. (more...)
CBB: Did Sarah Harding and Chad Johnson HAVE SEX? CBB: Did Sarah Harding and Chad Johnson HAVE SEX?
- August 25, 2017

Paul then tells Sarah that it seemed like more happened between her and Chad as Sarah continues to deny that anything sexual happened. She said: '[Sarah] is a very natural being. There's been no fall-out'. "Those of us who know and love her know that". You've had a lot of insane, life-changing scenarios happen during that time. (more...)
Wayne Rooney : Last of the street-fighters, superstar departs an England great Wayne Rooney : Last of the street-fighters, superstar departs an England great
- August 25, 2017

Against the team who pipped them to a spot in Austria and Switzerland with a 3-2 victory in the previous campaign, Rooney delivered an inspired display to help boss Fabio Capello enjoy a second qualifying win from two games. England were dismal at the 2014 World Cup and his last tournament ended in misery when Roy Hodgson's team were humiliated by Iceland at Euro 2016. (more...)
Qantas announces plans for nonstop flights to London and NYC by 2022 Qantas announces plans for nonstop flights to London and NYC by 2022
- August 25, 2017

The polar route is longer than the 9,200 nautical miles (17,038 kilometers) western route but has the benefit of strong tailwinds rather than fierce headwinds. However, there are concerns of missing that target if Qantas wants to avoid a fuel stop on the challenging Sydney-London leg. The aircraft manufacturers will be challenged to push the envelope in technology, design and engineering, with the longest-legged jet slotting in alongside the Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 Dreamliner in the ... (more...)
Two Florida football players cited for possession of marijuana Two Florida football players cited for possession of marijuana
- August 25, 2017

Robinson and Miller both admitted to campus police that they had marijuana in their drawer when they arrived. The R.A. called police soon after, and complained about a "strong odor of burnt cannabis emanating in the air". The players allegedly purchased various electronics, sold them externally and then tried to claim the cards had been lost or stolen. Robinson wasn't involved in that particular scandal but was cited for weed possession earlier this year. (more...)
Harvey forces New Braunfels ISD to push back first day of school Harvey forces New Braunfels ISD to push back first day of school
- August 25, 2017

Cy-Fair ISD: On Friday, officials in this school district will meet to determine whether or not class will be cancelled on the first day of school this Monday. Stockdale ISD will be closed Friday due to inclement weather anticipated by Hurricane Harvey . Monday was supposed to be the start of a brand new school year for over 200,00 students in Houston. (more...)
Drew County, AR, Deputy Killed In Early Morning Crash Drew County, AR, Deputy Killed In Early Morning Crash
- August 25, 2017

Both vehicles were then involved in an accident. Braden died at a hospital. Vincent is being charged with one count of possession of marijuana with intent to deliver; one count of possession of drug paraphernalia; one count of fleeing and one count of first degree murder. (more...)
The Burlington Stores, Inc. (BURL) Given Consensus Recommendation of The Burlington Stores, Inc. (BURL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
- August 24, 2017

Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) has risen 41.13% since August 23, 2016 and is uptrending. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . It increased, as 31 investors sold BURL shares while 104 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 65 raised stakes. Nuveen Asset Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Burlington Stores by 5.4% in the first quarter. (more...)
Lack of REM sleep may lead to higher risk for dementia Lack of REM sleep may lead to higher risk for dementia
- August 24, 2017

So at the very least, testing people for sleep problems might be a useful screening test for picking up dementia sooner - rather than later. Scientists believe that the dreaming stage of sleep boosts connections in the brain, helping to protect it against the onset of the disease. (more...)
Court orders arrest of Roberto Carlos Court orders arrest of Roberto Carlos
- August 24, 2017

The World Cup victor has nine children, two of them with Thurler, who rejected his proposal to pay the sum in instalments. The Brazilian has apparently claimed that financial problems have led to a delay in the child support being paid. Edilson Silva Ferreira who was part of the Brazilian team that won the 2002 Japan-Korea World Cup was sent to jail on two occasions. He was also in the Brazil U-23 team that lost 4-3 to Nigeria in the semi-finals of the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games. (more...)
West-Nile Virus Hits Lexington West-Nile Virus Hits Lexington
- August 24, 2017

There have been 29 confirmed human West Nile virus cases in the state this year. "People older than 60 years, or those who have underlying health issues are at the greatest risk of developing a severe illness due to West Nile virus protection", Laura Cronquist, North Dakota Department of Health epidemiologist, said in the release. (more...)
The Way Analysts See JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) And Vericel Corporation (VCEL)
- August 24, 2017

It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. Therefore 0 are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, January 15 by Argus Research. (NYSE:JPM) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, July 14 by Oppenheimer. Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is 6.23%. The stock of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) for 809,821 shares. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by Credit Agricole. (more...)
Delhi Police suspend five officers for inaction in casino case Delhi Police suspend five officers for inaction in casino case
- August 24, 2017

Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police Chinmoy Biswal said "We will be registering a First Information Report under appropriate sections", with little information being made available as South Delhi police continue to collect more information about the running of the illegal land-based casino . (more...)
Another gala departing Trump's Mar-a-Lago Another gala departing Trump's Mar-a-Lago
- August 24, 2017

Republican president's support for repealing the Affordable Care Act and cutting federal budget dollars to medical research. They also are an important marker of prestige in Palm Beach: When big galas are going on in Mar-a-Lago's ballrooms, the island's elite must come to Trump, gathering at a club that doubles as his home. (more...)
Netflix to Bring Back 'Def Comedy Jam' for 25th Anniversary Netflix to Bring Back 'Def Comedy Jam' for 25th Anniversary
- August 24, 2017

The teaser introduces a number of big names that'll be appearing, including Bill Bellamy, Cedric the Entertainer, Dave Chappelle , Mike Epps, Adele Givens, Eddie Griffin, Tiffany Haddish , Kevin Hart , Steve Harvey , D.L. The series helped launch the careers of some of today's hottest comedians and has since become immortalized as one of the most iconic American comedy programs. (more...)
6 million middle-aged English people take no exercise 6 million middle-aged English people take no exercise
- August 24, 2017

PHE has launched a health campaign targeting the sedentary middle-aged by encouraging them to walk to the shop instead of using a auto and to take up walking on lunch breaks to add "many healthy years" to their lives. Dr Jenny Harries, deputy medical director at PHE, said: "I know first-hand that juggling the priorities of everyday life often means exercise takes a back seat". (more...)
Hangover Director Todd Phillips Working on Joker Origin Film Hangover Director Todd Phillips Working on Joker Origin Film
- August 24, 2017

This Joker origin film will be produced by Martin Scorsese and is supposed to have the feel of one of his classic crime dramas. Jack Nicholson first brought a certain memorable persona to the infamous character in 1989, which fans opine was later made flawless with Heath Ledger's performance in the 2008 hit The Dark Knight . (more...)
Martin Scorsese rumoured to be working on Joker origin story movie Martin Scorsese rumoured to be working on Joker origin story movie
- August 24, 2017

The Hollywood legend will be joined on the production team by " The Hangover " helmer Todd Phillips , who is in line to direct the motion picture and co-write a script alongside " 8 Mile " scribe Scott Silver . Jared Leto and Margot Robbie will reprise their " Suicide Squad " roles in a film about the pair's "criminal love story". The Joker has previously been played by Heath Ledger and Jack Nicholson in film versions, while Star Wars actor Mark Hamill has been the villain's ... (more...)
More than 550 killed by flooding in India, Nepal and Bangladesh More than 550 killed by flooding in India, Nepal and Bangladesh
- August 24, 2017

Monsoon rains hit the region every year, but officials say this year's rains have been particularly severe and deadly. "With the floodwaters receding, there is a possibility of an epidemic". The floods have since killed more than 350 animals, including 24 endangered one-horned rhinoceros, five elephants and a tiger. In the northern Indian state of Bihar, 11 million people have been affected by the flooding, with nearly 500,000 in 1,300 in state-run relief camps where they are being ... (more...)
Toddler Dies in a Makeshift Cage Toddler Dies in a Makeshift Cage
- August 24, 2017

On the day Eoin died, the couple found the boy unresponsive and called 911. Stash allegedly told authorities that the toddler was slumped over the railing of the crib not breathing and she took him into the living room to perform CPR. An autopsy showed the boy's death was caused by "asphyxia due to entrapment between crib and overlying twin mattress secured by bungee cording". Charges were filed Tuesday and no court dates have been set at this time, according to online court documents. (more...)
Major flooding likely in Texas this weekend Major flooding likely in Texas this weekend
- August 24, 2017

Wednesday morning, the NHC declared that Harvey's remnants had re-formed a low-level center-and the storm was upgraded to a tropical depression. It could even become a hurricane by Friday as it approaches the middle to upper Texas coast. (more...)
Swine flu toll mounts to 23 in Odisha Swine flu toll mounts to 23 in Odisha
- August 24, 2017

According to the report, released for the 33rd week of this year on swine flu , the highest number of deaths was recorded in Maharashtra at 437, followed by Goa with 269 and Rajasthan with 69 deaths. The state-run Gandhi Hospital, is the nodal centre to treat swine flu patients in Hyderabad . "A medical emergency should be declared in Delhi by the Lt Governor for preventing swine flu ", Tiwari said. (more...)
Muslim Cyclists Biking Across Nine Countries Finally Reach Saudi Arabia for Hajj Muslim Cyclists Biking Across Nine Countries Finally Reach Saudi Arabia for Hajj
- August 24, 2017

It is expected to draw around two million Muslims from around the world. Hajj is a time for religious devotion and spiritual renewal but Saudi rulers continue to deprive nations from attending the Hajj rituals for political reasons. Last year, a man had reportedly cycled from China to complete the Hajj pilgrimage, after cycling almost than 5,000 miles. Speaking with reporters after the visit, Nigeria's Charge de Affairs in Jeddah, Umar Salisu, said immediately after the incident was ... (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda Won't Play Hamilton In Chicago After All
- August 24, 2017

According to today's announcement, there's a 12-ticket limit per household. The special $10/seat online lottery will also be extended through April 29. Miranda left the original Broadway run of " Hamilton " previous year after growing the show into a phenomenon that has won myriad awards and garnered praise from the likes of President Barack Obama and Beyoncé . (more...)
Fiery Rescue: Deputy Shoots Out Window Fiery Rescue: Deputy Shoots Out Window
- August 24, 2017

They pulled off the road and noticed smoke coming from their auto. Cook pulled over and realized the vehicle was on fire, but the couple was trapped inside because the electronic windows and locks were not working. While Finklea's wife called 911, he used his personal firearm and fired one shot into the left side rear window to get into the auto. "Due to Deputy Finklea's quick action, there were not serious injuries", the department said. (more...)
Sri Lanka Justice Minister resigns
- August 24, 2017

The proposal to submit a no-confidence motion in parliament against Dr. Rajapakshe was unanimously passed at the working committee meeting of the ruling United National Party. Rajapakshe was quoted as saying that the port deal was a betrayal of the country's sovereignty and he would make sure that the port is taken back from China. (more...)
Strong teenage friendship bond may boost mental health, says study Strong teenage friendship bond may boost mental health, says study
- August 24, 2017

New research reveals that 15- and 16-year-olds who had some close friends instead of a larger, more "popular" group of friends are less likely to have social anxiety and depression at 25. "Affiliation preference by the broader peer group, in contrast, predicted higher social anxiety by early adulthood". The study involved 169 teens and young adults whom researchers followed for 10 years, from the time the participants were 15 to 25 years old. (more...)