Duterte slammed over threat to shoot rebels in the genitals

Duterte, addressing a group of former communist rebels Wednesday, referred to his time as mayor before becoming president and ordered the soldiers to render the women "useless" by shooting their vaginas. Western governments and human rights watchdogs... More..

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Many injured as US-bound plane makes emergency landing in Lagos
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Many injured as US-bound plane makes emergency landing in Lagos

Five of the passengers, however, sustained injuries during the evacuation. After landing successfully, all the passengers aboard were quickly evacuated via the emergency sliding door within few minutes. Oketu...More..

Eagles' Carson Wentz insists he won't change how he plays
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Eagles' Carson Wentz insists he won't change how he plays

And while quarterback Carson Wentz would carry them a long way, he didn't get to see it out. Your best case scenario is pretty nice and obviously preferred by the team and fans, assuming the Eagles get a hi...More..

Gasoline prices in Lancaster County drop for 1st time in 2018
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Gasoline prices in Lancaster County drop for 1st time in 2018

Weekly gas prices in Lancaster County fell last week for the first time in 2018, a price-tracking website says. The national average has fallen 3.5 cents to $2.57 a gallon, according to GasBuddy. Knoxvill...More..

Trump suggests Florida school shooting suspect is mentally ill
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Trump suggests Florida school shooting suspect is mentally ill

Fourteen wounded survivors remained hospitalized as bodies were recovered from inside and around Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . Furr also told Morning Edition that the suspect had been a client at me...More..

Oxycontin Maker Purdue Pharma To Stop Agressive Marketing Of Opioids
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Oxycontin Maker Purdue Pharma To Stop Agressive Marketing Of Opioids

The company claims the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its drug, so it must be okay. "The pharmaceutical industry spent a generation downplaying the risks of opioid addiction and trying to expand t...More..

Stem cell vaccine could help the body fight off cancer
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Stem cell vaccine could help the body fight off cancer

Effectively they are a blank canvas, allowing us to create any type of cell which can then be used to fix damage caused by disease or trauma. Called induced pluripotent stem cells, or iPS cells they are a pow...More..

South Africa's Zuma resigns under pressure from party
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

South Africa's Zuma resigns under pressure from party

He said the opposition's call for government to tackle corruption and state capture was "on our radar screen". "It's about time that some form of accountability is afflicted on Jacob Zuma and I think that h...More..

OneBlood seeks donations after school shooting
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

OneBlood seeks donations after school shooting

OneBlood says that after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, it rushed additional blood to Broward Health North Hospital and Broward Health Medical Center. That's the blood type...More..

Three years of AAP govt: Kejriwal promises free WiFi, roads, drains
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Three years of AAP govt: Kejriwal promises free WiFi, roads, drains

Speaking at an event to mark three years of the AAP government , Sisodia said the government had commissioned a team of experts, including schoolteachers, to prepare a framework for the "happiness curriculum",...More..

Wegmans Named One Of Best Places To Work
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Wegmans Named One Of Best Places To Work

Sheetz has once again made the list of Fortune Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For , the company announced Thursday. "We thank each of our employees for this honor and celebrate with them and our cus...More..

China confirms first human case of H7N4 avian flu
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

China confirms first human case of H7N4 avian flu

The case involved a 68-year-old female patient from the city of Liyang in Jiangsu province, who had developed symptoms on December 25, was admitted to hospital on January 1 for treatment and discharged on Janua...More..

Supreme Court to deliver Cauvery verdict on Friday
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Supreme Court to deliver Cauvery verdict on Friday

According to Tamil Nadu, the CMB is an essential pre-requisite for the effective implementation of the orders of the judicial bodies, including the Supreme Court and the CWDT. In Karnataka, a poll bound state, ...More..

Third resident tests positive for Legionnaires Disease
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Third resident tests positive for Legionnaires Disease

This filter reduces the aeration of the water as it flows from the faucet. Legionnaires' Disease is similar to pneumonia , with coughing, shortness of breath, fever and aches, according to the Centers for Di...More..

Single Fathers Suffer Increased Premature Mortality Risk than Single Mothers
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Single Fathers Suffer Increased Premature Mortality Risk than Single Mothers

They were less likely to eat fruits and vegetables, and more likely to binge drink than other types of parents. Behind the results At baseline, single fathers were older, had a higher prevalence of cancer, ...More..

International Paper Named One of the 2018 World's Most Ethical Companies
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

International Paper Named One of the 2018 World's Most Ethical Companies

The Timken Company, a global leader in bearings and mechanical power transmission products, has once again been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the world's most ethical companies . The full ...More..

Man kills son, 6, self, by carbon monoxide poisoning
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Man kills son, 6, self, by carbon monoxide poisoning

Autopsies performed yesterday determined father and son both succumbed to carbon monoxide poisoning, and that Preston had been murdered and that the elder Edmunds had committed suicide. The attorney general's o...More..

Children, 1 Pregnant Woman Die From Flu In Tennessee
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Children, 1 Pregnant Woman Die From Flu In Tennessee

According to the report, one child, age 4 or younger, has died from the flu this season. It's important to note that the state health department only tracks flu deaths in pregnant women and children. This inc...More..

Natural disaster felt Thursday morning in Merrimack Valley, Southern NH
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Natural disaster felt Thursday morning in Merrimack Valley, Southern NH

The United States Geological Survey said the magnitude 2.7 struck around 9:30 a.m.in the area of East Kingston, New Hampshire. The quake was picked up locally in Amesbury at the middle school where teacher G...More..

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation raises Rs 200 cr on BSE BOND platform
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation raises Rs 200 cr on BSE BOND platform

The unsecured bond issue is backed by structured payment mechanism, whereby property tax and fee and user charges collected by and due to GHMC will be deposited every month in separate no-lien escrow account fo...More..