Bills To Legalize Marijuana Introduced In General Assembly

Based on current usage rates and market price in Colorado, marijuana sales could generate between $349-million and $699-million per year in new revenue in IL. Legal marijuana sales can generate windfall tax revenues, but the social and health costs a... More..

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Emma Watson may get Rs 100 crores for Beauty and the Beast
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Emma Watson may get Rs 100 crores for Beauty and the Beast

Be Fairfield Library's guest and celebrate the release of the live action movie of Disney's Beauty and the Beast . The movie was also a beast at the USA box office, opening with an estimated $170 million (£1...More..

Dalton jobless rate rises to highest in the state
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Dalton jobless rate rises to highest in the state

The annual number of layoffs and discharges, after increasing over the past two years, declined to 19.9 million from 20.9 million the previous year. Initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ended Ma...More..

Most workers return to work at Syncrude plant amid fire investigation
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Most workers return to work at Syncrude plant amid fire investigation

For a few hours in the afternoon, RCMP shut down one lane on a section of Highway 63 near the site, to allow for the evacuation of workers on the site. The injured Syncrude employee is in hospital with family m...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Kite Pharma Inc (KITE) Rating Lowered to Hold at Stifel Nicolaus

In the trailing 12 months period, return on assets ratio of the Company was -33.80% and return on equity ratio was -39.30% while its return on investment ratio was -16.80%. Institutional investors have recently...More..

Schools, volunteers celebrate Seuss with reading
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Schools, volunteers celebrate Seuss with reading

It wasn't his first time coming to a school to read to children - he used to do it in high school for the kids in his area growing up in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, he said. "One lady had a tiger in the baby str...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Second Flu Death of the Season Confirmed by Officials

Merle Green, Guilford County's health director, has confirmed two flu-related deaths. Officials say residents in Tulsa County has been hardest hit by the flu this season, leading to 13 deaths in that county. ...More..

Heroin overdoses in America more than quadrupled between 2010 and 2015
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Heroin overdoses in America more than quadrupled between 2010 and 2015

Last year, the CDC introduced new guidelines for prescribing opioid painkillers, with an aim of reducing the risk of addiction and overdose tied to these drugs. Deaths from fentanyl (a synthetic opioid) have ...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Going gluten-free might increase risk of arsenic, mercury exposure, study finds

Infinium Global Research predicts that the global gluten free beer market will increase at a CAGR of more than 40% over the period of 2016 to 2021. Also, those who followed gluten-free diets had a seventy p...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Idaho reports most flu deaths since 2000

The eight new deaths were reported between February 5 and February 11, bringing the total to 32 deaths for the season, which began officially on October 2 previous year, according to the North Carolina Division...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Planned Parenthood sets 'abortion quotas,' former employees say

This video, " Planned Parenthood's Abortion Quotas ", is the fourth in Live Action's series " Abortion Corporation ". Although Thayer's clinic did not do abortions, she explained that she trained her staf...More..

Trump planning to prioritize persecuted christians applying for refugee status
by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

Trump planning to prioritize persecuted christians applying for refugee status

Legal residents who have a green card and are now in the U.S. should meet a consular officer before leaving the country, a White House official said. "We don't want them here". "In the meantime, we are comm...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

LSU Alpha Phi chapter working to raise awareness for Wear Red Day

John Caldwell Chapter NSDAR. Unfortunately, many women still fail to make the connection between heart disease risk factors and their personal risk of developing the disease. Many women pursue health care, espe...More..

Iran Bans US Visitors In Retaliation
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Iran Bans US Visitors In Retaliation

The new order Trump signed on Friday bars all persons from seven countries from entering the US for 90 days and suspends the US Refugee Admissions Program for 120 days. Write to tell the Administration to reco...More..

Steve Harvey arrives in PH to host Miss Universe
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Steve Harvey arrives in PH to host Miss Universe

Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach is about to end her reign as the new Miss Universe 2016 will be crowned soon. Miss Germany caps her costume with a Bavarian-style castle headdress, and, channeling a superher...More..

US Q4 GDP Expansion Brakes Due to Dismal Foreign Trade, Structural Weakness
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

US Q4 GDP Expansion Brakes Due to Dismal Foreign Trade, Structural Weakness

Strong consumer spending helped the United Kingdom grow by a better-than-expected 0.6% in the final quarter of past year and by 2% for the whole of 2016. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) report show...More..

Sick of living with wife, man robs bank to go to jail
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Sick of living with wife, man robs bank to go to jail

His wife Endayon accompanied him to court but neither commented, the Kansas City Star reports . The guard snatched the money away from Ripple and called cops, who responded from nearby police headquarters....More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Ben Roethlisberger leaves door open for retirement

He continued to say that he was not making any declarations but at the same time he has not committed to playing in 2017, according to ESPN . The most significant component of what it is that we do. Based on...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo has angry reaction during Sevilla clash over penalty spot dispute
by | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo has angry reaction during Sevilla clash over penalty spot dispute

Ramos , who made his debut for Sevilla in 2004 before joining the Madrid club a year later at the age of 19, was part of an unusual Real line-up with three at the back. This was the eighth time this season Mo...More..

by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Flu season arrives in Grant County

Skowronski says this year's vaccine hits the right strain, but she adds that doesn't mean people should consider themselves immune from influenza. In an advisory , officials at the South Carolina Department ...More..

South African Golfer 'Dies From Gunshot Wound After Taking Wife Hostage'
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

South African Golfer 'Dies From Gunshot Wound After Taking Wife Hostage'

Police spokesperson Lieutenant-Colonel Thulani Zwane said that officers had been called to the Gwala Gwala Estate in Rahle Road, Pennington. Westner, 55, was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head and a ...More..

Woolworths sells fuel business to BP for almost $1.8b
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Woolworths sells fuel business to BP for almost $1.8b

This deal will, however, require ACCC approval before it completes. "The release of $1.785 billion from the sale will be used to strengthen our balance sheet and reinvest in our core businesses", Woolworths ...More..

Christmas Day jailbreak leaves 4 Tennessee inmates at-large
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Christmas Day jailbreak leaves 4 Tennessee inmates at-large

All but one inmate involved in a Christmas Day jailbreak in Tennessee has now been recaptured, according to local police. Speir was apprehended at a home in Cocke County. Steven Lewis was captured after a f...More..

A new WHO-backed Ebola vaccine is showing a 100% success rate
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

A new WHO-backed Ebola vaccine is showing a 100% success rate

Ring vaccination basically involves the immunization of people close to an individual who is confirmed to have contracted the disease . "While these compelling results come too late for those who lost their...More..

TODAY'S FORECAST: Cloudy, chance of rain and snow showers
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

TODAY'S FORECAST: Cloudy, chance of rain and snow showers

New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible. Friday night: Rain showers likely before 5 a.m, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Another front passes through the area dry on Saturday night and more ...More..

Four FDNY FFs, 17 Civilians Hurt in High-Rise Fire
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Four FDNY FFs, 17 Civilians Hurt in High-Rise Fire

The New York Daily News reports the 33 story buiilding has 465 units and is used in part to house medical residents and doctors affiliated with Mount Sinai St. They also said that a smoke alarm was present "bu...More..

Infant ear infections need full antibiotic course
by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Infant ear infections need full antibiotic course

The researchers thought cutting the length of antibiotic treatment might still be effective against ear infections and help prevent the development of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the babies. The results we...More..

Switzerland Fines Banks for Cartels on Rates, Derivatives
by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Switzerland Fines Banks for Cartels on Rates, Derivatives

A representative for Societe Generale said "the matters basically included a solitary worker, who left the bank in September 2009, and neither the Swiss COMCO nor the European Commission found that this present...More..

Sushma Swaraj to be discharged from AIIMS today
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Sushma Swaraj to be discharged from AIIMS today

All the latest bio-chemical tests have been normal including kidney function. A team of specialists, which included transplant surgeons, nephrologist, pulmonologist, endocrinologist reviewed the health of the...More..

Anti-Trump demonstrators to accompany Maine's electoral vote
by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Anti-Trump demonstrators to accompany Maine's electoral vote

Bright said he wants these young voters to know they are welcome back in the Democratic Party. According to ME law, Bright should be voting for Hillary Clinton when the state's electors cast their votes Mon...More..

Michael Sheen clarifies his comments on quitting acting
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Michael Sheen clarifies his comments on quitting acting

The dice are being rolled again". However, following increased media speculation on his acting future and reported backlash from Brexit and Trump supporters, Mr Sheen has come out to clarify his situation wit...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Hungry Sanofi Shouldn't Overpay for Actelion

Actelion's proposed structure would have created a new, larger biotech group uniting the Swiss company with relevant parts of J&J's pharma business, people involved in the talks said. "If Actelion were to go...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Obama signs bill boosting spending on cancer research

The Cures Act makes significant investments in innovative technologies and research that could find a cure for Alzheimer's, cancer, devastating illnesses or serious mental health issues, and help those who are ...More..

Want to speak on lot of issues in Parliament: Rahul Gandhi
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Want to speak on lot of issues in Parliament: Rahul Gandhi

Demanding an explanation from the Prime Minister, Rahul Gandhi asked to let opposition have a say in Lok Sabha. PRIME Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President Hamid Ansari and other parliamentarians on Tuesday ...More..