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Medicine CDC: Flu Activity on Decline, But Remains High Overall
Author: 0 CDC: Flu Activity on Decline, But Remains High Overall

But in years when the H3N2 type of flu virus circulates - as it is this year - the vaccine tends to be less protective. Puerto Rico, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Nevada, Ohio, Oregon, Utah, West Virginia and Wisconsin all experienced moderate activity.

Medicine Gauri murder case: Suspected accused taken into police custody
Author: 0 Gauri murder case: Suspected accused taken into police custody

Kumar, a resident of Birur, in Chikkamagaluru district of Karnataka, was arrested by Bengaluru Police on February 19 for illegal possession of bullets . "Naveen laughed it away but the friend tipped us off about it", TOI quoted sources as saying. "We had the footage from near Gauri's house on those two days showing the biker on what appears to be a recce".

Medicine Police in severe weather warning to the public
Author: 0 Police in severe weather warning to the public

The warning reads: "Frequent and often heavy snow showers are expected to continue through Thursday and overnight into Friday morning with further significant accumulations likely". A number of businesses have also been forced to close. Suffolk Police "strongly advised" drivers not to travel unless absolutely necessary. Other rail routes between England and Scotland are also "severely disrupted".

Medicine Brandon Williams decommits from Arizona
Author: 0 Brandon Williams decommits from Arizona

The decision comes just six days after Arizona's other top prospect, Shareef O'Neal, chose to fully decommit. Playing for the University of Arizona has always been a childhood dream of mine. "I have never paid a recruit or prospect or their family or representative to come to Arizona ", Miller said. In a message posted on Twitter, Williams said while he is reopening his recruitment, he is not ruling out joining the Wildcats.

Author: 0 Trump Calls For Execution Of Drug Dealers During Anti-Drug Summit

The White House is highlighting Trump administration efforts to combat the drug crisis. "These people kill 1,000, 2,000 people and nothing happens to them". The recently passed budget deal secured $6 billion in new funding to fight the crisis, but treatment advocate and drug policy experts are concerned that the uptick in funding won't be enough to stem a drug overdose epidemic that killed 63,600 lives in 2016.

Medicine Papa John's Int'l, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) Stake Decreased by KBC Group NV
Author: 0 Papa John's Int'l, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) Stake Decreased by KBC Group NV

The fund owned 47,081 shares of the company's stock after selling 871 shares during the quarter. Tigress Financial downgraded the shares of PZZA in report on Monday, August 10 to "Strong Buy" rating. Despite mutually parting ways the relationship between the NFL and Papa John's turned sour after former CEO spoke out about the player protests that took place during national anthems past year, stating that they hurt his business.

Author: 0 Storm Emma: Girl dies as Army called in to ease transport chaos

The snow will be heavy and persistent across the south and east. Tragically, the wintry bombardment over the past few days has led to several people losing their lives, including a seven-year-old girl after a vehicle crashed into a house in Cornwall.

Medicine Oyegun's tenure extension shows APC as an undemocratic party - Timi Frank
Author: 0 Oyegun's tenure extension shows APC as an undemocratic party - Timi Frank

By this, the former Edo state governor will again lead the party to battle in the 2019 general election. Chief John Odigie- Oyegun , national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday not only survived a well-calculated plot to oust him from office as the number one man in the progressives party, he also received overwhelming support from members of the party's National Executive Council (NEC) who gave him a one year extension starting from June 2018.

Medicine Lancet Research suggests five types of diabetes, treatment needs differ
Author: 0 Lancet Research suggests five types of diabetes, treatment needs differ

Researchers did not observe between-cluster differences for age- and sex-adjusted coronary event and stroke risk, and no genetic variant was associated with all the clusters. As in cluster 1 , strikes young and healthy people, but the immune system isn't at fault. According to a study, common rheumatoid arthritis drug may be an effective new therapy for lowering blood glucose levels in patients with type-2 diabetes.

Medicine Windy, mostly cloudy Thursday in Oklahoma City
Author: 0 Windy, mostly cloudy Thursday in Oklahoma City

It will remain breezy on Sunday , though peak wind gusts should ease to around 20 to 25 miles per hour. Sunday night , there is a 70 percent chance of showers and possibly a thunderstorm, with a low of 45, according to the weather service.

Medicine Brace for powerful winds across the Charlotte area on Friday
Author: 0 Brace for powerful winds across the Charlotte area on Friday

The most unsafe conditions have started this morning with gusty winds which will continue, along with potential flooding, until Sunday. It could approach the 75,000 who lost power in the February 10, 2008, high wind event before it's over. An area of low pressure is passing to our north. The peak will likely be from just before sunrise Friday until midday, but there could be additional rounds of gusts, especially in higher elevations, right through Friday night and into Saturday.

Medicine MI overcomes shooting woes to beat Iowa
Author: 0 MI overcomes shooting woes to beat Iowa

Here are five takeaways from the Illini loss to the Iowa Hawkeyes. These two are the backbone of this team and have to score at will. This team has a bright future and it sets up a magnificent plot for the start of the 2018-19 season of College Hoops.

Medicine Alleged assault on Chief Secretary: Delhi Police summons two more AAP MLAs
Author: 0 Alleged assault on Chief Secretary: Delhi Police summons two more AAP MLAs

March 1 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Thursday will hear a bail plea of the MLA accused in the alleged assault of Delhi's Chief Secretary, Anshu Prakash. Since the alleged assault on the top bureaucrat of the Delhi government, the rift between the officers and the AAP dispensation appeared to deepen with each passing day, with no one from the both sides relenting.

Medicine Flu Deaths Reported Last Week in NC
Author: 0 Flu Deaths Reported Last Week in NC

Eight people died of the flu last week in CT according to the Department of Public Health, but flu activity seems to have peaked. Although the numbers are high, data provided by the health department appears to indicate that we have hit the peak of flu season.

Medicine UN Humanitarian Coordinator Condemns Killing Of Aid Workers In North
Author: 0 UN Humanitarian Coordinator Condemns Killing Of Aid Workers In North

The report also states that at least three soldiers were abducted and three mobile police officers attached to an internally displaced persons' camp, were killed. "Our deepest condolences go to the families of the victims and our fearless colleagues and we call on authorities to ensure the perpetrators are brought to justice and accountability".

Medicine Man sentenced to over 300 years for molesting children released on technicality
Author: 0 Man sentenced to over 300 years for molesting children released on technicality

The court also ruled that he could not be retried. "Prior to the third trial date, there was a jury questionnaire which was drafted by the defense which referenced Mr. "I find it offensive that our justice system would allow this to happen", he said. Rubenstein says that McFadden had asked for a continuance of his trial twice, meaning that his right to a speedy trial was automatically waived.

Medicine Outrage on social media after KNH surgeon opens wrong patient's skull
Author: 0 Outrage on social media after KNH surgeon opens wrong patient's skull

The doctors did not realise their mistake until "hours into the surgery, when they discovered there was no blood clot", the Daily Nation reported. Kenya's largest referral hospital, Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH), is making the headlines again for all the wrong reasons, this time with a brain surgery performed on the wrong patient.

Medicine Mahama prays for Boko Haram victims
Author: 0 Mahama prays for Boko Haram victims

Both have provoked a growing wave of national anger and the belated deployment of military reinforcements to hunt for the missing girls. "I want the families of the girls yet unaccounted for at the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi to know that no effort will be spared to ensure that all of them are returned safely, and the attackers arrested and made to face justice", he said via Twitter .

Medicine Eagles will talk with Nick Foles before deciding his future
Author: 0 Eagles will talk with Nick Foles before deciding his future

Roseman stopped short of declaring unequivocally that Foles will not be traded to get something in return for him with his value so high. "We want to keep all of our good players". But Roseman made it clear Wednesday that, while they would like to have Bradham back, "we're not going to empty the vault for any of our players right now", he said.

Medicine No, Trump wasn't nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize
Author: 0 No, Trump wasn't nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize

It seems the person who allegedly nominated the president, when contacted, said the nomination wasn't authentic-and the forgery happened a year ago as well; police say the same person is behind both false nominations. Njølstad did not say whether the committee has specific suspects, but the Nobel Institution has filed a report with the Norwegian police, according to Spanish news agency EFE .

Medicine Do nonsmokers deserve extra vacation days?
Author: 0 Do nonsmokers deserve extra vacation days?

The average worker who smokes spends the equivalent of about six days per year on cigarette breaks, Joe Mercurio, project manager for the study, told USA Today . In the breakdown of 14 industries, only in two (legal and real estate) did smokers not report taking at least 10 days of work time per year to light up outside.

Medicine Listeria case in Tasmania could be linked to NSW rockmelons
Author: 0 Listeria case in Tasmania could be linked to NSW rockmelons

Potentially contaminated rockmelon has been recalled from supermarkets after two people died from food poisoning. Weekly NewsletterEvery Thursday afternoon, we package up the most-read and trending RiotACT stories of the past seven days and deliver straight to your inbox.

Medicine North Dakota ranks low among states in lung cancer cases
Author: 0 North Dakota ranks low among states in lung cancer cases

According to the American Lung Association, Granite Staters have the third-highest survival rate among lung cancer patients. The report found that Utah has the nation's lowest lung cancer rates while Kentucky has the highest.American Lung Association ranks Missouri as one of the highest states for rates of lung cancer.

Medicine How 'The Selfie Effect' makes your nose look bigger
Author: 0 How 'The Selfie Effect' makes your nose look bigger

Your nose isn't actually as big as it looks in selfies, says facial plastic surgeon Boris Paskhover . Boris Paskhover, a facial plastic surgeon at Rutgers University and one of the authors of the paper, says patients have been coming into his clinic demanding nose jobs because they thought their noses looked too big in their selfies.