Tuesday August 22-nd, 2017

Two state troopers shot in Pennsylvania Two state troopers shot in Pennsylvania

Both troopers are expected to survive. "His prognosis is good", Ruggery said. After they identified themselves as police, Belsar began to walk away and ignored verbal commands to stop, Ruggery said. One witness told the news station they heard 10-1...

Asteroid Florence to pass safely by Earth on 1 September Asteroid Florence to pass safely by Earth on 1 September

It is named in honour of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. The probe by NASA and the European Space Agency is now being created to deflect potentially-disastrous objects from smashing into Earth. Scientists study these rocks to h...

Probe to find out if hotel fired survivor Probe to find out if hotel fired survivor

She added that she left the hotel on foot, while the accused followed her in his Etios auto, rolled down the window and grabbed her by the hand, insisting that she sit inside his vehicle."I somehow managed to free myself and got to Delhi Aerocity Me...

Navy punishes leadership for deadly collision with USS Fitzgerald Navy punishes leadership for deadly collision with USS Fitzgerald

Because the investigation is ongoing, he could not say if the Fitzgerald was "solely responsible" for the collision with the ACX Crystal . The #USS Fitzgerald captain along with two senior officers will be officially fired after getting temp...

This year's first human case of West Nile in Long Beach confirmed This year's first human case of West Nile in Long Beach confirmed

Health Commissioner Wes Vins tells 21 News that although infected mosquitos have been found in 29 Ohio Counties, the only confirmed human case is in Clermont County near Cincinnati. The Department of Health also encourages the use of insect repellant...

Study of e-cigarettes in UK teenagers gives mixed signals Study of e-cigarettes in UK teenagers gives mixed signals

Case in point: In 2016, we published a story on a study which showed that vapers were 28% less likely to quit cigarettes than smokers who didn't vape. "Whether through smoking tobacco or sucking on an e-cigarette, nicotine affects brain functioni...

Hotel security chief molests woman employee, tries to go physical Hotel security chief molests woman employee, tries to go physical

She said that when she reported to work on Thursday, she was handed a termination letter by the Human Resources department. In the past, he had often propositioned her to spend a night with him in the hotel and made advances at her. A hotel staff m...

SeaWorld Pays Tribute to Fallen Orca Highlighted in 'Blackfish' Documentary SeaWorld Pays Tribute to Fallen Orca Highlighted in 'Blackfish' Documentary

SeaWorld said they chose to euthanize the whale after her "health and appetite significantly declined over the past several days, despite continually tailored treatments", according to a statement from SeaWorld. 'Although I am heartbroken, I am gr...

Heroin, fentanyl contribute to sharp rise in teen overdose deaths Heroin, fentanyl contribute to sharp rise in teen overdose deaths

Experts said declaring a emergency would allow Trump to devote funds to expanding treatment facilities and providing police officers with an anti-overdose remedy medication, per this NBC report . "This epidemic, while it may hit older individuals di...

Taylor Swift assault case: Judge throws out DJ's lawsuit Taylor Swift assault case: Judge throws out DJ's lawsuit

But the singer's ordeal isn't over quite yet. Pop star Taylor Swift has won a small victory in her court battle with ex-radio DJ David Mueller , who she claims grabbed her bottom at a 2013 concert. "It was a definite grab. A very long grab". ...

Former Senators Coach, GM Bryan Murray Dies of Cancer at 74 Former Senators Coach, GM Bryan Murray Dies of Cancer at 74

Murray was a Jack Adams award victor for top coach for his job with the Washington Capitals back in the early 1980's. The recipient of the trophée Jack-Adams in 1984 amounted to $ 620 wins as a chief instructor in the National Hockey League, bu...

36 killed in Chinese road tunnel crash 36 killed in Chinese road tunnel crash

Accounts of the accident by the official Xinhua news agency did not indicate whether any other vehicles were involved. The injured were sent to the hospital and rescue efforts were ongoing. Traffic law violations caused nearly 90 per cent of the ...

At least 46 die in Himachal mudslide At least 46 die in Himachal mudslide

Earlier in the day, rescue teams from NDRF and army were called at the scene of the landslide from Kangra to carry out rescue and rehabilitation operation on a war-footing. At least 10 people are feared trapped under the landslide debris. The injured...

Stroud 1 stroke off lead at PGA Championship Stroud 1 stroke off lead at PGA Championship

The play-offs get under way with the Northern Trust Open on August 24 and McIlroy is the defending champion of the Dell Technologies Championship the following week. "At the same time ..." McIlroy paused for the longest time. But as he faced th...

Weight Loss Intragastric Balloons Linked To 5 Deaths Weight Loss Intragastric Balloons Linked To 5 Deaths

The Orbera balloon , approved in August 2015, is filled with saline and inserted in an obese patient's stomach to help them with portion control. The balloons are put inside patients' stomachs and inflated to help people feel full and eat less.

China protests U.S. ship near South China Sea island China protests U.S. ship near South China Sea island

Malacañang on Friday chose to take a tactful stance on the matter of the passage of the United States destroyer USS John S. McCain close to the contested Mischief [Panganiban] Reef in the Spratly Islands west of Palawan. "However, some parties fr...

McDonald's to nearly double presence in China by opening 2000 new restaurants McDonald's to nearly double presence in China by opening 2000 new restaurants

The burger chain giant said it was aiming to open more of its restaurants in cities in China that are lower-tier, boost its capacity for delivery and introduce a personalized and digitalized dining experiences to more customers in China. " McDonald...

Playing action video games may be bad for your brain, study finds Playing action video games may be bad for your brain, study finds

They caused the most damage to the hippocampus - the part of the brain responsible for orientation and memory . "If action video games lead to decreases in grey matter in the hippocampus (of young adults), caution should be exerted when encouragin...

Borthwick-Jackson Joins Leeds United On Loan Borthwick-Jackson Joins Leeds United On Loan

Cameron Borthwick-Jackson has suggested to LUTV that Leeds fans should not expect any nervy displays from him following his loan switch from Manchester United as he does not suffer from nerves while playing. The young left-back underwent a medical...

Your trendy copper mug for Moscow Mules might be poisoning you Your trendy copper mug for Moscow Mules might be poisoning you

However, lucky for Moscow Mule lovers, they do have a solution to this dilemma. It's bad news for Moscow Mule fans, the Insta-friendly drink which is typically served in a trendy copper mug . Copper is not really the flawless material to co...

Depression Symptoms: Instagram Algorithm Could Detect Disorder Better Than Your Doctor Depression Symptoms: Instagram Algorithm Could Detect Disorder Better Than Your Doctor

The researchers are hoping the new technique can be applied to people for early screening and detection of mental illness. The volunteers provided the researchers with information about past diagnoses of depression and responded to a questionnaire cr...

Victim's Remains Identified Some 16 Years Later Victim's Remains Identified Some 16 Years Later

Medical examiners have identified the remains of a man who died at the World Trade Center on 9/11 - 16 years after the terror attacks took place. The man's identity was confirmed through DNA retesting. The remains were very hard to analyse as the...

Amazon nets Lucille Ball biopic with Cate Blanchett set to star Amazon nets Lucille Ball biopic with Cate Blanchett set to star

The tale behind the relationship of one of television history's most iconic couples, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz , has been trying to make its way to the big screen several years now, but, unfortunately, hasn't had much luck in terms of finding pr...

Eclipse Viewing Events Abound Along SC's Hammock Coast

On August 21st, the great American eclipse will descend upon the United States, casting its shadow from coast to coast for the first time since 1918. "It's going to traverse the entire pass of the United States", Kopernik Observatory Executive Dire...

Crusaders Coach Scott Robertson Breakdances After Super Rugby Triumph Crusaders Coach Scott Robertson Breakdances After Super Rugby Triumph

Tries from wing Tamanivalu, centre Jack Goodhue and number eight Kieran Read extended the Crusaders' record as the most successful team in the competition. The first showed all their quality in turning defense into attack as Lions flyhalf Elton Ja...

Khattar draws ire for 'shielding' stalking accused Khattar draws ire for 'shielding' stalking accused

Jagga, I will file a PIL", he tweeted. The girl also received support from within the BJP itself! "If it (party) has a little bit of self-respect, it should remove such a president". Earlier it was called eve teasing, now it is stalking. Speaking...

Burnley abandon pre-season friendly against Hannover on police advice Burnley abandon pre-season friendly against Hannover on police advice

More to follow . This is a breaking news story and will be updated regularly as new information and developments become available. The Premier League club were advised by the police to end the game at half-time due to the behaviour of supporters in...

United Nations approves new North Korea sanctions over missile tests United Nations approves new North Korea sanctions over missile tests

This comes after Pyongyang's first successful tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the USA mainland. The deployment of the THAAD missile defense system in South Korea will not bring a solution to the issue of the DPRK'...

Census reveals that young adults are living with their parents longer Census reveals that young adults are living with their parents longer

The rate of English-French bilingualism was 18 per cent a year ago, the highest ever. Data from the Canadian Community Health Survey shows that 26.7 per cent of Canadians are considered to be obese in 2015. The share of Canadians living by themselves...

How to Save During Florida's Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday How to Save During Florida's Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday

Ohio Senator Jay Hottinger (Republican 31st District), who co-sponsored the legislation, said the event is created to "ease the burden for families and ensure students have the items necessary to succeed in the classroom". "Most folks won't hear the...

State Health Department Adds New Organizations to Medical Marijuana Program State Health Department Adds New Organizations to Medical Marijuana Program

The introduction of new competition plans to help more and more New Yorkers afford medical marijuana. When state health officials first awarded licenses in 2015, Citiva Medical was one of the applicants. The lone exception is New York Canna, whic...

Mosquito Control: West Nile Virus in Midtown, increase in E Chatham County Mosquito Control: West Nile Virus in Midtown, increase in E Chatham County

A dead crow collected in the city of Yucaipa has tested positive for West Nile Virus. The public can contact the Environmental Health Division by calling 4631-2662, ext. While individuals can minimize their risk of getting the virus by avoiding are...

American Scientists Successfully Edited Faulty Genes In Human Embryos. Is That Ethical? American Scientists Successfully Edited Faulty Genes In Human Embryos. Is That Ethical?

According to an article published by American Health Line earlier this week, a team of biologists in OR have conducted the first known experiment in the United States using the gene-editing technique CRISPR to genetically modify viable human ...

West Nile found in Petrolia West Nile found in Petrolia

Greene County health officials have confirmed the presence of West Nile virus in a mosquito caught near Roodhouse. This is the first report of West Nile virus activity in Contra Costa County for 2017. Doctors do want to stress, West Nile is a preve...

Police Fatally Shoot Emotionally Disturbed, Knife-Wielding Man In East Flatbush Police Fatally Shoot Emotionally Disturbed, Knife-Wielding Man In East Flatbush

Dwayne Jeune was fatally shot in his Brooklyn apartment by NY police officers. One of the officers fired a stun gun, which did not stop the man from advancing. Police entered the sprawling Flatbush Gardens apartment complex after she let them in. ...

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