• U.S. Overdose Deaths at Record High
U.S. Overdose Deaths at Record High

This makes drug overdoses now the leading cause of death among Americans under 50, the paper adds. By comparison, about 59,200 Americans died in the Vietnam war, which lasted nearly 20 years until 1975. "We need to focus our overdose prevention efforts in younger people now", he said. The DEA also released a new guidebook for first responders who...

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  • White House: Senate Close To Finishing Draft Health Bill Similar To AHCA
White House: Senate Close To Finishing Draft Health Bill Similar To AHCA

It's not clear whether it's a bluff or a growing conviction, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is determined to schedule a vote before the July 4 recess on the Senate Republican version of a plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act .

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  • Israel settlement plans 'challenge' to Trump: Palestinians
Israel settlement plans 'challenge' to Trump: Palestinians

The UN coordinator for humanitarian aid and development also marked the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War by condemning Israel. In the ensuing decades, Palestinians tried virtually everything to escape Israel's repressive occupation - from civil resistance to armed conflict to worldwide diplomacy - to no avail.

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  • Equities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Community Health Systems' Q2 2017 Earnings (CYH)
Equities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Community Health Systems' Q2 2017 Earnings (CYH)

Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. Jackson Square Prtn Lc holds 2.26M shares. Biogen Idec Inc. had 41 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 6 by Barclays Capital.

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  • UP 10th result 2017 to be declared on June 9, upresults
UP 10th result 2017 to be declared on June 9, upresults

So after a wait of more than two months, the UP Board 10th Results 2017 will be published by UPMSP on June 9. Evaluation of the Board's 4.6 crore answer sheets commenced from April 27 onwards at 253 evaluation centres in the state by 1.37 lakh teachers.

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  • Zika birth defects in US territories similar to other places
Zika birth defects in US territories similar to other places

The CDC on Thursday continued to reiterate its recommendation that pregnant women not travel to Puerto Rico, noting that Zika remains a risk for pregnant women there and anywhere else the mosquito-borne virus is active. Virgin Islands from January 1, 2016 through April 25, 2017. Puerto Rico's population accounts for more than 90 percent of the tota...

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  • Woman who threatened Sandy Hook parent learns her punishment
Woman who threatened Sandy Hook parent learns her punishment

She was arrested on April 1 after she failed to show up to court. She is charged with threatening Lenny Pozner , the father of Noah Pozner, who died in the Sandy Hook school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Sending the threats to Pozner was the "worst mistake of my life", Richards said Wednesday. "I don't know where my head and my heart were ...

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  • CANCER SURVIVOR URGES CHECKUPS: Stutsman County Relay for Life is Friday
CANCER SURVIVOR URGES CHECKUPS: Stutsman County Relay for Life is Friday

This non-profit has helped them immensely in their lives. A number of programs benefit from the funds raised by participants, Zabala said. A couple of weeks ago, Hiscock visited his doctor in St. Christian County is ready to "paint the town purple" this week as Relay for Life held a balloon release kickoff Monday afternoon at the Christian County...

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  • Afghanistan To Host International Peace Conference
Afghanistan To Host International Peace Conference

Addressing a peace conference in Kabul attended by foreign delegates from about two dozen countries on Tuesday, Ghani called on the world to make to make good on a promise to end state-sponsored terrorism. Meeting of the Special Corps Commanders came in after death toll of truck bombing in Afghan capital reached 150 today. Highlighting the goal...

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  • TDP MLC Deepak Reddy Arrested In Hyderabad
TDP MLC Deepak Reddy Arrested In Hyderabad

The CCS Police arrested TDP MLC Deepak Reddy along with Advocate Sailesh Saxena for encroaching land in Banjara Hills and Asif Nagar worth Rs 165 crores. A society member Ali Mohammed approached the Asifnagar police who registered a criminal case and transferred it to the CCS. Nearly simultaneously, the CCS officials received another complaint from...

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  • Rajasthan RBSE class 10 result 2017 to be declared today @rajresults
Rajasthan RBSE class 10 result 2017 to be declared today @rajresults

Last year, the class 10 results were declared on June 18. The Class 8 exam happened from March 9 to match 21 this year. This year, around 10.99 lakh students appeared for the RBSE Class 10 exams 2017. In an update today, the UP Board has confirmed that the class 12 results will be published tomorrow after noon. 16 Lakhs of students applied and ...

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  • Indiana University sets tuition increase after 2-year freeze
Indiana University sets tuition increase after 2-year freeze

Purdue has frozen tuition for the last several years. The IU Board of Trustees approved a 1.4 percent increase in resident undergraduate tuition and fees for its campuses in Bloomington and Indianapolis. A slightly higher increase of 1.9 percent was approved for regional campuses in Gary, Kokomo, New Albany, Richmond and South Bend. The board a...

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  • Shark bites leg of man spearfishing off Florida Keys
Shark bites leg of man spearfishing off Florida Keys

The diver, Parker Simpson, says he was swimming near Middle Sambo reef off Boca Chica when the shark initially went after his friend, but then turned his attention to him. "Thanks to everyone that helped! And Amanda Scherner who kept me from bleeding out!" Rushed to a hospital after making it to safety, Simpson said he lost more than two pints of...

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  • Pot pizza? The new twist on medical marijuana
Pot pizza? The new twist on medical marijuana

The dispensary also sells other edible products, including mac and cheese, pies and lemonade. The six-inch cheese pizzas sell for $38 apiece and each contain a 125 milligram dose of the dispensary's "high-strength THC distillate", Ermont said in a statement Tuesday.

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  • Dallas police arrest legislator Victoria Neave on DWI count
Dallas police arrest legislator Victoria Neave on DWI count

But she was forced to provide blood under a court order, The Dallas Morning News reports. According to the arrest affidavit, Neave refused to perform a field sobriety test and repeatedly told the arresting officer, " I love you and I will fight for you and I'm invoking my fifth amendment rights ".

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  • Increasing Georgia cases of dog flu traced to show at Perry Agricenter
Increasing Georgia cases of dog flu traced to show at Perry Agricenter

They say that 80% of dogs exposed will contract the disease, though it is curable. Both deceased dogs from the flu are from North Carolina, though they were linked to dog shows in Florida and Georgia. Dogs diagnosed with the flu should be quarantined for at least four weeks. Those countries are endemic for H3N2, and there are several instances ...

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  • CISCE to test students' IQ
CISCE to test students' IQ

In this assessment students will not require any preparation. However, there will be no pass-fail tags for them. "The research development and consultancy division of CISCE are engaged in reviewing the syllabi of Physical education, computer application and economics at the ICSE level and biotechnology and computer science at the ISC level to ens...

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  • AP Inter Supply Results 2017 declared at Manabadi, results
AP Inter Supply Results 2017 declared at Manabadi, results

The exams are held from 15 May 2017 to 23 May 2017. All the students who did not clear the Intermediate 1st, 2nd year examination have appeared for the supplementary examinations. The common courses are MPC, BiPC, MEC, CEC, HEC and etc, where as the vocational courses many diploma courses. Inter Board Andhra Pradesh head quarter is situated i...

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  • Obama praises US cities, states, for climate change stand
Obama praises US cities, states, for climate change stand

He noted the topic of Trump's decision did not come up during the closed-door session. The university supported the researchers' contention, in a statement released on Friday: "The relevant MIT researchers believe that the Paris Agreement is an unprecedented and vital effort by almost 200 countries to respond to the urgent threat of global cl...

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  • Drinking non-cow milk can actually stunt kids' height, study says
Drinking non-cow milk can actually stunt kids' height, study says

The study was a cross-section involving 5,034 healthy Canadian children ranging in age from 2 to 6 years old. Of those studied, 13 per cent drank non-cow's milk daily, and 92 per cent drank cow's milk daily. "We do know in general as pediatricians that children who are on a certain percentile line in terms of height tend to stay on that line for th...

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