Monday May 21-st, 2018

Australian state's train union workers ordered to suspend planned strike Australian state's train union workers ordered to suspend planned strike

The first impacts of industrial action on Sydney's train network, including a strike planned for Monday, have been felt by commuters this morning. The suspension of the strike and overtime ban will begin from 6pm on Thursday and last until 6pm on...

Vaping is safer than smoking-but long-term concerns remain, report finds Vaping is safer than smoking-but long-term concerns remain, report finds

The conclusion echoes a study by the University of MI that claims teenagers who use e-cigarettes are four times more likely to start smoking tobacco within a year. "It demonstrates why the FDA should fully and aggressively implement the overdue e...

Currans unite in England's T20I squad Currans unite in England's T20I squad

He is also a member of England's T20 party, inviting the possibility that they could even play in the same England side. Curran, 19, joins his brother, Tom , in the squad for next month's Trans-Tasman series. "I hate missing games of cricket for E...

1 killed, many wounded in Kentucky school shooting 1 killed, many wounded in Kentucky school shooting

State police didn't provide any other immediate details about the shooter or the apprehension. Kentucky State Police Commissioner Richard Sanders said the suspect was armed with a handgun, CNN reports. "Whenever the shooter started shooting, I thou...

New report finds Florida trailing in reducing tobacco use New report finds Florida trailing in reducing tobacco use

In the new edition of the American Lung Association's State of Tobacco Control report, many states received failing grades for not enacting policies created to curb smoking. "We've seen sort of this boom recently in the promotion and marketing of ...

Use-less: Obasanjo, Buhari have outlived their usefulness - Fayose Use-less: Obasanjo, Buhari have outlived their usefulness - Fayose

The PDP explained that the solution does not lie in creating another political quicksand in a third force but consolidating on a rescue mission with the repositioned PDP which Nigerians have already embraced. National President of the Forum, Alhaji G...

#CHAN2018: Super Eagles beat Eq. Guinea, progress to quarter-finals #CHAN2018: Super Eagles beat Eq. Guinea, progress to quarter-finals

Libya match victor Sunday Faleye fluffed the best Nigeria chance just before the halftime break when he latched on to a ball controlled by Okpotu as Nigeria chased the game. Substitute Elmutasem Abushnaf struck a dramatic stoppage-time victor as Li...

Does Your Dog Have the Flu? Here Are the Signs Does Your Dog Have the Flu? Here Are the Signs

Dog flu isn't only seasonal , and spreads any time tiny aerosol particles from an infected dog make their way to another. Veterinarians say canine influenza mainly affects dogs and the signs are much like what you see in people. Wolfgang also sa...

Carrefour enlists Tencent's support for its China hypermarkets Carrefour enlists Tencent's support for its China hypermarkets

Carrefour will cut thousands of jobs in its home market of France and launch a new partnership with Chinese groups Tencent and Yonghui, as part of an overhaul created to boost growth under new chief executive Alexandre Bompard. French supermarket gi...

Serena to return in next month's Fed Cup Serena to return in next month's Fed Cup

The 36-year-old American will be joined by older sister Venus and world number nine CoCo Vandeweghe with a fourth player to be announced next week for the February 10-11 tie on an indoor hard court in Asheville, North Carolina. Captain Kathy Rin...

Philadelphia Pushes Forward With Creating Drug Safe-Injection Sites Philadelphia Pushes Forward With Creating Drug Safe-Injection Sites

Almost three months ago, President Trump declared the US opioid crisis a public health emergency. Such a center is called a safe-injection site, and they are staffed with medical professionals who can immediately respond in the event of an overdose...

Victim succeeds in getting Larry Nassar to apologize to her in court Victim succeeds in getting Larry Nassar to apologize to her in court

As the doctor, Larry Nassar , sits through victim impact statements in a MI courtroom, the organization under whose banner he committed much of the abuse is facing its own punishment. Miller continued her statement , by asking Nassar to write dow...

Johnson rebuked by May over NHS funding Johnson rebuked by May over NHS funding

The foreign secretary is expected to call for extra money and warn against "abandoning the territory". Mr Hammond used his autumn Budget to commit £2.8 billion extra to the NHS in England , along with £3.5 billion of capital funding. Johnson's "in...

Do e-cigarettes help or harm? Jury's still out, panel says Do e-cigarettes help or harm? Jury's still out, panel says

Substantial evidence: E-cigarette use increases risk of ever using traditional tobacco products among youths and young adults. There is conclusive evidence that completely substituting e-cigarettes for conventional cigarettes reduces users' expo...

Year-old girl dies days after flu diagnosis Year-old girl dies days after flu diagnosis

At least 30 children have been killed by the flu this season, federal health officials said. Though the flu season typically peaks in February, the outbreak is already one of the worst on record, as the flu has touched every USA state, with 32 states...

East Leaders to Buhari - Support Igbo President in 2023 East Leaders to Buhari - Support Igbo President in 2023

Olusegun Obasanjo , who ruled Nigeria between 1999 and 2007, accused the Buhari administration of nepotism , poor handling of the economy, and failure to manage the country's ethno-religious complexities. Obasanjo said Buhari's "place in history is ...

Acadiana Acadiana "doing fine" while dog flu spreads in other areas

Dog influenza, or canine influenza (CI) - which infects dogs and cats - is now widespread across North America, according to KOCO . When Is It Time to Go to the Vet? . St. Vincent Kokomo and Community Howard Regional Health have put in place ...

Red Cross puts out call for blood donations Red Cross puts out call for blood donations

In most states, individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental consent where allowed by state law), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. "Very important time for the Red Cross hoping this ...

Woman Misdiagnosed With Flu, Actually Has Flesh-Eating Virus Woman Misdiagnosed With Flu, Actually Has Flesh-Eating Virus

Prompt diagnosis and treatment with antibiotics and surgery to remove dead tissue are vital to treating necrotizing faciitis . She also had necrotizing fasciitis , a flesh-eating infection. The family feared at first for Christin's life since studi...

Schumer bashed by the left over shutdown-ending deal Schumer bashed by the left over shutdown-ending deal

Senate leaders have reached an agreement to reopen the government . The Democrats essentially shut down the government to fight for young immigrants covered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program-and then chose to reopen the g...

The president's doctor just shut down reporters begging for bad news The president's doctor just shut down reporters begging for bad news

Jackson said he would increase that dose in an effort to get Trump's bad cholesterol, or LDL level, below 120; it now is 143. Walking would take too long, he said, "I don't want to spend the time". Asked whether Trump has heart disease , Jackson s...

Welcome to NY official trailer out now! Welcome to NY official trailer out now!

Boman Irani and Lara Dutta. With Sushant Singh Rajput being seen in the trailer and the makers promising to reveal even more A-listers in the days to come, " Welcome To New York " has given audiences more reasons to look forward to this ride.

Taika Waititi's What We Do in the Shadows series gets pilot order Taika Waititi's What We Do in the Shadows series gets pilot order

However, when he spoke about the long-rumored project previous year, Waititi suggested that an idea was to essentially do a TV show version of the film but set it in the United States. A new cast has been lined up for the spin-off, all playing new ...

Donald Trump's exercise regimen will amaze you Donald Trump's exercise regimen will amaze you

Jackson. The writer is a physician . US President Donald Trump received a flawless score in a cognitive function test used to detect a mental decline in someone who's otherwise healthy. He said that while Trump "doesn't have a daily exerci...

Trump is sharp, but needs to lose weight: White House doctor Trump is sharp, but needs to lose weight: White House doctor

Obama - who is 15 years younger than Trump - assumed office at the age of 47, and the results from his 2016 physical painted a healthy picture. Jackson, too, is befuddled at how the President is healthy. The questions about Trump's mental fitne...

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