• Local health group to host drive-thru flu shots
Local health group to host drive-thru flu shots

Almost 47 percent of Americans received a flu vaccine in 2016, and almost all of those vaccinations occurred early in the season. There are many types of flu viruses . This year's programme will push further on trying to protect those who come into contact with pensioners, in case the vaccination fails as badly this year, with fears flu rates co...

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  • Korean lawmaker says N. Korea hacked war plans
Korean lawmaker says N. Korea hacked war plans

While North Korea was not able to hack US power companies, there are concerns among some of observers that the regime may attempt to damage the power grid by detonating a nuclear device at a high altitude above the USA, triggering an electromagnetic pulse (EMP).

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  • Entire world could be powered by a single deep-sea wind farm
Entire world could be powered by a single deep-sea wind farm

It was published in PNAS by Anna Possner, a researcher from the Carnegie Institute; along with Ken Caldeira, from Stanford University's Carnegie Institution for Science. Over land, those winds tend to stay up high, but over the ocean - and paticularly over the North Atlantic - surface warming of the seawater brings them down to within reach of ...

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  • Local commissioner leads charge behind breast cancer awareness
Local commissioner leads charge behind breast cancer awareness

The test looks at 18 genetic variants on blood or saliva that are known to affect a woman's chances of getting breast cancer . "So when a woman walks into a consultation saying 'I really want to remove both of my breasts, ' the role of the physician is to say 'I hear you, I will support you, we will do what you ultimately decide to do, '" says J...

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  • Overreactions from Nebraska's loss to Wisconsin
Overreactions from Nebraska's loss to Wisconsin

So, no, this wasn't just another game. Penalties made things easier for Nebraska early, as Wisconsin suffered five calls for 55 total penalty yards, making it hard to truly build offensive momentum. After Hornibrook's pick six, the Badgers drove 93 yards in 10 plays on the ensuing possession. After an Aaron Williams pick-six, tied the game ...

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  • World champs Brazil pip Euro holders Spain 2-1
World champs Brazil pip Euro holders Spain 2-1

Spain responded ferociously in the second half, attacking from the flanks, with their spirited, electric right winger Ferran Torres standing firm as the conditions began to take their toll on his team-mates. On Friday, their coach had called Group D the most difficult, but it would be hard to see the Spanish finding a tougher opponent on their way...

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  • Reminder to get screened during Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Reminder to get screened during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Here in CT, roughly 3,000 women annually are diagnosed with breast cancer . "Our hope is to find a biomarker that would help us diagnose breast cancer quickly and easily". Surgery, hair loss, radiation, chemotherapy and medication can all take its toll. "If more than one effective treatment exists, then patients should look for the treatment o...

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  • Four of a family, guard found murdered in northeast Delhi
Four of a family, guard found murdered in northeast Delhi

Nupur Prasad, DCP (Shahdara), identified the victims as a 82-year-old Urmila Jindal, her three daughters - Sangeeta Gupta, 56, Nupur, 48, Anjali, 38 - and a 42-year-old security guard, Rakesh. The family members said that they always believed that staying together in a big, joint family would ensure security. A police officer told IANS that the...

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  • Centre and Delhi government lock horns about proposed Metro fare hike
Centre and Delhi government lock horns about proposed Metro fare hike

In a related development, Delhi Metro chief Mangu Singh met Kejriwal at his residence on Sunday evening. He pointed out that as per the metro guidelines, the operational loss is the responsibility of the Delhi government. Centre tells AAP if they want hike to go, must compensate Metro for lossesThe Delhi government has refused to back down on...

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  • Fans react to increased security at The Big Game
Fans react to increased security at The Big Game

The Longhorns opened the half with a stop and seemed in position to notch a third straight touchdown drive until Chris Warren , who caught a 33-yard touchdown in the first half, dropped a shovel pass on 3rd-and-3, forcing Texas to settle for a 34-yard Joshua Rowland field goal.

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  • Cam Newton Issues Video Apology
Cam Newton Issues Video Apology

But sources said the company kept in contact with Newton's agent, knew the athlete regretted his words and supported his decision to offer an apology . She had to apologize for a tweet from over four years ago which had racial overtones. Joining the choir of backlash was revered award-winning sports columnist Christine Brennan of USA TODAY, who ...

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  • Encarnacion likely won't start Game 3
Encarnacion likely won't start Game 3

The Yankees went on to lose 9-8 in 13 innings. Asked about his ability to win after losses on Thursday, Sabathia didn't have an answer, saying "it's one of those stats of the year, I guess". Instead of putting Green on in the 7th, Robertson in the 8th and Chapman for the 9th, Girardi lost his lead, and ended up using Chapman for two innings, Ro...

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  • How to bet Dodgers-Diamondbacks NLDS
How to bet Dodgers-Diamondbacks NLDS

On the mound for Arizona will be Taijuan Walker (9-9, 3.49 ERA), while Los Angeles counters with Clayton Kershaw (18-4, 2.31). Rich Hill will pitch for the Dodgers against Robbie Ray in a matchup of left-handers. Martinez, Pollock, Jeff Mathis and Ketel Marte did just that off of Kershaw Friday. Brandon Morrow recorded four outs in re...

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  • Trump sees 'miracle' Puerto Rico survival, heaps praise on relief
Trump sees 'miracle' Puerto Rico survival, heaps praise on relief

Hours after President Donald Trump arrived in Puerto Rico Tuesday to survey the damage wrought by Hurricane Maria and toss paper towels into a crowd , dozens of protesters, including City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, gathered one block from Trump Tower in Manhattan, demanding that his administration do more.

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  • 'Revive' retreat connects survivors of breast cancer
'Revive' retreat connects survivors of breast cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and a great time to refresh your knowledge of the disease. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and a local business is giving you a chance to help raise money for the cause, and try out a new vehicle.

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  • Tottenham Hotspur Star Explains Why Harry Kane Is Premier League's Best
Tottenham Hotspur Star Explains Why Harry Kane Is Premier League's Best

Remember, these exclusive and time-limited betting offers are for new customers only and enhanced winnings are paid in free bets. "We played a team who have only conceded four goals in the competition - and you saw why", Southgate added.

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  • Hundreds Line up to Donate Blood After Las Vegas Shooting
Hundreds Line up to Donate Blood After Las Vegas Shooting

And show up they did. Each person at the blood donation center in Santa Maria Monday morning had their own personal reasons to donate. 58 people were killed and 515 others were injured in the shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas last night (Oct.

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  • Viral Pic: Radhe Maa Gets VVIP Treatment in Police Station
Viral Pic: Radhe Maa Gets VVIP Treatment in Police Station

Nupur Prasad, Deputy Commissioner of Police of Shahdara region said that the matter has been taken very seriously and an inquiry at the Deputy Commissioner of Police level is initiated. A investigation was also ordered into the video clip of police officers singing with the godwoman. Later she took her to his police station and gave a grand welcome...

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  • How to lower the risks of breast cancer
How to lower the risks of breast cancer

For this week for Business On Your Side, we are having Michelle Johnson, CEO of West Central Georgia Cancer Coalition, speak about Breast Cancer Awareness since it is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Even before October arrived Avon released new survey data documenting women's knowledge of breast cancer's early symptoms and the lifestyle choi...

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  • Global Ethyl Alkylidene A-Cyanoacetate Market Outlook, Growth, Demand, Forecast 2017
Global Ethyl Alkylidene A-Cyanoacetate Market Outlook, Growth, Demand, Forecast 2017

Analysis of improving business sections as well as a comprehensive study of existing Content Analytics market segments . The report on the performance of the global holographic films market opens with some of the very key chapters. Market shares and methods of key players. The executive summary of the report unfurls the report and it is fo...

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