Tuesday October 23-rd, 2018

Everyone's saying the same thing about Trump notes for Florida meeting

A Washington Post-ABC News poll released this week said 86 percent of respondents who identified themselves as Democrats said stricter gun control laws could have prevented the Florida shooting, while 67 percent who identified as Republicans said str...

Low-carb versus low-fat diet - which one is better? Low-carb versus low-fat diet - which one is better?

The researchers randomly assigned 609 non-diabetic, overweight adults aged 18 to 50 to the low-fat or low-carb diet. His method was to simply limit the sugar and carbohydrates intake of his patients. As you can see from the graph above, neither diet ...

California state senator resigns after sexual misconduct accusations California state senator resigns after sexual misconduct accusations

Mendoza announced his resignation in a defiant letter, in which he accused fellow lawmakers of treating him unfairly. De Leon introduced a resolution Wednesday night calling for Mendoza's expulsion from the Senate. The law firms also concluded Mend...

NCDHHS: 27 more flu deaths, 200 so far this season NCDHHS: 27 more flu deaths, 200 so far this season

So far this season, more than 2,000 Oklahomans over the age of 65 and nearly 500 under 18 have been hospitalized due to complications from the flu. There have been two pediatric flu deaths this season in CT. Almost 2,000 patients have been hospitaliz...

Missing Yobe Schoolgirls: EU Reaffirms Support To Nigeria In Anti-Terrorism War Missing Yobe Schoolgirls: EU Reaffirms Support To Nigeria In Anti-Terrorism War

On the case of the number of students being abducted, the Minister said they have not been able to establish how many people where abducted. Boko Haram's uprising was fueled largely through the group's systematic campaign of abducting children and ...

U.S. health officials reverse stance on AstraZeneca's influenza vaccine U.S. health officials reverse stance on AstraZeneca's influenza vaccine

According to the NBC News , the experts tweaked the wording of the recommendation to suggest that doctors can choose whether to use FluMist. There are several different formulations of influenza vaccine. Henry Bernstein, a professor of pediatrics ...

Everything We Want in Black Panther's Sequel Everything We Want in Black Panther's Sequel

Black Panther exceeded expectations at the box office during its opening weekend, and director Ryan Coogler is a little overwhelmed by it all. "The momentum that the film has, has left us unable, even, to keep up with projections". The moviegoers ...

Florida Shooting Survivor Says CNN Scripted Questions at Town Hall Florida Shooting Survivor Says CNN Scripted Questions at Town Hall

He said he decided not to attend the town hall after CNN presented him with the prepared question. In particular, Lori Alhadeff, whose daughter Alyssa was one of the 17 victims who lost their lives in last week's tragedy, gave a speech while Browar...

Red wine 'has potential' to fight tooth and gum decay Red wine 'has potential' to fight tooth and gum decay

But experts warned against using the beverage as a mouth wash with unusual benefits. It also reduces the gum diseases, the researchers say. When combined with Streptococcus dentisani , believed to be an oral probiotic, the polyphenols were even mo...

Gallagher pays tribute to Manchester Attack victims at Brit Awards Gallagher pays tribute to Manchester Attack victims at Brit Awards

According to The Mirror , Ariana was due to take part in a tribute to the victims of the Manchester bombings, which killed more than 20 people outside her concert at the Manchester Arena on May 22. HollywoodLifers , what did you think of Liam's Ma...

Indian surgeons remove 'heaviest recorded' brain tumour Indian surgeons remove 'heaviest recorded' brain tumour

The tumor weighed 1.873 kgs which is the largest weight of a brain tumor to be excised successfully in the world. On examination, doctors found that he had a firm scalp swelling measuring 30 x 30 x 20 cms, and it appeared as if he had two heads...

PNB scam: Govt opposes plea for probe, CBI makes more arrests PNB scam: Govt opposes plea for probe, CBI makes more arrests

It sought a direction for initiation of deportation proceedings of Nirav Modi and others preferably within two months. This came after attorney general KK Venugopal opposed the plea from being taken up at this point of time on the grounds that a fi...

Antidepressants are effective in treating mental health, major study finds Antidepressants are effective in treating mental health, major study finds

Antidepressants are highly effective and should be prescribed to millions more people with mental health problems, researchers declared last night. Do more people need to be on antidepressants , or should people be looking at other ways to overco...

Stormy weather caused our aircraft to crash land - Dana Air Stormy weather caused our aircraft to crash land - Dana Air

A Dana Air aircraft flying from Lagos to Port-Harcourt has reportedly overshot runway at the Port-Harcourt International Airport Tuesday night. The airline attributed the incident to bad weather situation and torrential rain at the time of landing....

The case for small steps to solve a big gun problem

A man armed with an AR-15 assault weapon made serious threats, not in Parkland, Fla., but in La Jolla. If you don't do anything to prevent this from continuing to occur, that number of gunshot victims will go up and the number that they are worth wil...

No RSS Worker Involved in Justice Loya's Death, Maharashtra Govt Tells SC No RSS Worker Involved in Justice Loya's Death, Maharashtra Govt Tells SC

The top court has not even asked for affidavits from the four judges - including two Bombay High Court judges, who submitted that they were with judge Loya at the time of his death on the intervening night of November 30 and December 1, 2014.

Florida House Debates Porn, But Refuses To Discuss Assault Weapons Florida House Debates Porn, But Refuses To Discuss Assault Weapons

Matt Caldwell to explain why "porn is a bigger health rise than semi-automatic weapons in the hands of a deranged individual?" On the same day that Florida lawmakers rejected a proposal to consider a ban on assault weapons following the mass scho...

New treatment for peanut allergies shows promise New treatment for peanut allergies shows promise

The oral drug, AR101, is sprinkled over food daily in the hope patients consuming small doses of the peanut protein will become desensitized to it over time. Stomach pains, mouth itching. "We don't know what would happen if they stop or discontinue t...

Britain set to take further budgetary steps in Northern Ireland Britain set to take further budgetary steps in Northern Ireland

The DUP chief said a leaked document on negotiations with Sinn Fein before the collapse of powersharing talks last week was only one of a number circulated. But most MPs condemned the suggestion this week by former Conservative Northern Ireland sec...

EJ Dionne: We are a failed state on gun violence EJ Dionne: We are a failed state on gun violence

Take a look at this video where he talks about common sense gun laws and how, in one scenario, could not prohibit suspected ISIS sympathizers in the U.S. Americans make up somewhere around 4.4 percent of the world's population but own over 40 percent...

New Quinnipiac poll shows rising support for stronger gun control New Quinnipiac poll shows rising support for stronger gun control

Support for these gun laws is coming from unexpected demographic groups . Another poll released Wednesday showed that 58% of Americans believed stricter gun laws could have prevented last week's mass shooting in Florida. Just as remarkable was the ...

FL Lawmaker Aide Fired For Peddling Conspiracy About Student Survivors FL Lawmaker Aide Fired For Peddling Conspiracy About Student Survivors

Benjamin Kelly , who served as district secretary to GOP Rep. Shawn Harrison , prompted outrage after he told a Tampa Bay Times reporter that two students who appeared in television interviews following the shooting were "actors" who "travel to ...

U.S. students stage protests to demand gun control after mass shooting U.S. students stage protests to demand gun control after mass shooting

Trump also said school safety was a "top priority" for his administration, with meetings on the subject planned through next week, when he holds talks with governors from all 50 U.S. Sanders said the administration was also open to discussing poss...

Woman Ordered Off Plane After Complaining About Period Pain Woman Ordered Off Plane After Complaining About Period Pain

A young couple have blasted Emirates Airways, claiming they were ordered off their worldwide flight to Dubai when a flight attendant overheard the woman complain about her period pains . "We can confirm that Ms Beth Evans was offloaded from flight...

Heavy Drinking May Be Linked With An Increased Risk Of Developing Dementia Heavy Drinking May Be Linked With An Increased Risk Of Developing Dementia

Dr Sara Imarisio, of Alzheimer's Research UK, added: 'Previous research has indicated even moderate drinking may have a negative impact on brain health and people shouldn't be under the impression that only drinking to the point of hospitalisation ...

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