Tuesday March 31-st, 2020

At least 5 killed, 21 shot at in Texas At least 5 killed, 21 shot at in Texas

The violence started with a traffic stop, Odessa Police Chief Michael Gerke said during a news conference. Officials now say the death toll from the shooting is at 7, with Odessa police spokesman Steve LeSueur telling media that at least one ot...

In US, 84pc of donor kidneys rejected at least once, says study In US, 84pc of donor kidneys rejected at least once, says study

Meanwhile, another 21% of patients were removed from the waitlist before receiving a kidney - because of poor health, for example. In what will be an especially hard pill to swallow for the 93,000 Americans now on the waiting list, about 10 donated k...

Hurricane Dorian upgraded to Category 5 storm Hurricane Dorian upgraded to Category 5 storm

A slower westward motion should continue for the next day or two, followed by a gradual turn toward the northwest. The eye of the hurricane is due to make its first landfall on the island of Great Abaco in the northern Bahamas . The storm is exp...

Police looking for prisoner escapees possibly in Arizona Police looking for prisoner escapees possibly in Arizona

The guards were likely unaware of the handgun which was still in its box. Investigators say the couple are suspected in the April slaying of a 72-year-old Tucson man. By the time authorities reached the area, the Barksdales had been gone for severa...

Hundreds of Detained Migrants Have Had Mumps — CDC Hundreds of Detained Migrants Have Had Mumps — CDC

In response to the report, Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman Bryan Cox stated medical professionals at detention amenities display all new detainees inside 24 hours of their arrival to make sure that extremely contagious ailments aren't...

Two New York ex-policemen walk free after sex with handcuffed suspect Two New York ex-policemen walk free after sex with handcuffed suspect

Ultimately, prosecutors found a number of inconsistencies in Chambers' story, which led to the rape charges being dropped in March 2019. In explaining his decision to accept the plea deal, Chun pointed to the history of the case, and stated his b...

Lewis Hamilton Partners With Beyond Meat To Launch Vegan Burger Chain Lewis Hamilton Partners With Beyond Meat To Launch Vegan Burger Chain

The test went well - the Atlanta KFC sold out of the plant-based fried chicken in five hours. Further enhancing its environmental credentials, the fast food joint will also stock Just Water, the eco-conscious brand launched by Jaden Smith in 2018...

HRT for menopause increases breast cancer risk HRT for menopause increases breast cancer risk

The study included 100,000 women with breast cancer from 58 studies globally. In the study, online in The Lancet , estrogen-progestogen and estrogen-only preparations both were tied to a significant excess risk for developing breast cancer - albei...

DNC Objects to Virtual Caucuses in Iowa, Nevada DNC Objects to Virtual Caucuses in Iowa, Nevada

The DNC's Rules and Bylaws Committee (RBC), which approves delegate plans, will vote on how to proceed. But the co-chairs of the committee as well as Perez released a statement encouraging the RBC to vote down the virtual caucus plans for this cycle....

Why Rob Gronkowski return is still unlikely Why Rob Gronkowski return is still unlikely

The former New England Patriots tight end previously got involved in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania 33 , and helped Mojo get the win. Johnson has forgotten more about football than I'll ever know, but I am fading this fu...

Shocker: Bills releasing RB LeSean McCoy Shocker: Bills releasing RB LeSean McCoy

LeSean McCoy, one of the Harrisburg area's most accomplished football products, is headed to free agency. Gore, 36, was still effective in 2018, recording the fifth-highest yards-per-carry mark (4.6) of his 14-year career, albeit on his second-fewe...

Mosquitoes in Ottawa found to be infected with West Nile virus Mosquitoes in Ottawa found to be infected with West Nile virus

Two Riverside County residents are recovering after being sickened with West Nile virus , health officials said Thursday. Montana averages 37 cases of West Nile per year, though numbers can fluctuate wildly from single digits into the hundreds.

Miami’s gathering electric scooters before Dorian sends them airborne

In Miami, Bird is "safely storing" its scooters, and Lyft has temporarily paused scooter operations and placed 244 machines in a warehouse. On both coasts, in Miami, Tampa, Orlando and Fort Lauderdale, city officials and dockless scooter companie...

More U.S. teens exposed to secondhand e-cigarette vapor

E-cigarettes encourage former smokers to return to their tobacco habit and play a part in "recruiting" new smokers, says Prakit Vathesatogkit, executive secretary of the Action on Smoking and Health Foundation Thailand. Theodore Wagener, director o...

WI health officials investigating 32 severe lung disease cases after reported vaping WI health officials investigating 32 severe lung disease cases after reported vaping

It further says, "Youth, young adults, pregnant women, as well as adults who do not now use tobacco products should not use e-cigarettes". "As someone who has worked diligently to eliminate access to tobacco and e-cigarettes among youth, I urge res...

Opioid lawsuit: Montana in settlement talks with Purdue Pharma Opioid lawsuit: Montana in settlement talks with Purdue Pharma

Purdue Pharma is accused of a big marketing effort that persuaded doctors to prescribe oxycontin. A federal trial involving thousands of cities is still set to begin October 21st until a settlement is finalized. Meanwhile, Ohio Attorney General Dav...

More vaping illnesses reported, many involving marijuana

Kelly Quick is a cigarette smoker, who says she vapes three or four times a month. "I don't know, if people are getting sick on that", said Quick. He says children are especially vulnerable to e-cigarettes because companies target them. Health offici...

State health department investigating possible vape-related illnesses State health department investigating possible vape-related illnesses

CDC director Robert Redfield said: 'This tragic death in IL reinforces the serious risks associated with e-cigarette products. In a CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity statement (emergency.cdc.gov) updated on August 16, the agenc...

How The Johnson & Johnson Judgement Could Effect Florida's Opioid Suits How The Johnson & Johnson Judgement Could Effect Florida's Opioid Suits

Cleveland County District Judge Thad Balkman's ruling followed the first state opioid case to make it to trial and could help shape negotiations over roughly 1,500 similar lawsuits filed by state, local and tribal governments consolidated before a ...

DR Congo Ebola death toll passes 2,000 DR Congo Ebola death toll passes 2,000

The disease is spread through contact with the bodily fluids of an infected person. The girl, who was bleeding through the mouth and had a high fever, was identified and screened for Ebola at an official border crossing. Ebola caused global ala...

ME health officials urge caution amid increase in EEE cases across Northeast ME health officials urge caution amid increase in EEE cases across Northeast

So far, four cases of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) have been confirmed in humans in the state. The virus attacks the nervous system and is usually fatal in horses. There are now no confirmed cases of the disease in humans in Ohio and no confirme...

Plant-Based Diet Risks Worsening Low Intake of Nutrient

However the physique doesn't produce sufficient within the liver to fulfill every day necessities and the flawless dietary sources are beef, eggs, dairy merchandise, pork, hen and salmon. The nutrient is crucial for brain health and is especially imp...

Four European countries lose measles-free status

Adding to the anxiety is the fact that measles is now spreading in outbreaks in many parts of the world, including in the United States, the Philippines, Tunisia and Thailand. The anti-vaccination movement claims, without scientific evidence, that ...

Tiny robotic thread can slip through brain's blood vessels Tiny robotic thread can slip through brain's blood vessels

Strokes are a leading cause of death and disability, but relieving blood vessel blockages within the first 90 minutes of treatment has been found to dramatically increase survival rates of patients. Unlike a clothes hanger, which would retain its ...

New Zealand Measles Outbreak Prompts Travel Warning - engteco_life_style New Zealand Measles Outbreak Prompts Travel Warning - engteco_life_style

Earlier this week, about 300 Manurewa High School students were sent home after 13 students contracted measles. The battle against the growing measles outbreak has gone national. Wards across Auckland's children's hospitals have been overrun with ...

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