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Largest wildfire on record in California, that killed 18, finally contained

The Thomas Fire was unusual. He died with his wife of more than 50 years, Alice. The Thomas Fire sparked December 4 and has burned 21,893 acres, making it the l...


Flu Now a Coast-to-Coast Epidemic with Weeks to Go — CDC

Inclement weather forced the Lake County General Health District to close at 12:30 p.m., January 12, a half hour before a scheduled flu clinic was set to begi...


'Shithole' epithet turned immigration debate into new Trump drama

He said on Twitter on Friday that his language during the meeting was "tough" but insisted: "This was not the language used". MA state Sen. Linda Dorcena Fo...


Flu is widespread but season may be peaking — CDC

A spokeswoman for the firm said: "We've seen a very high level of demand in the recent week from people looking to protect themselves and their families against...


Heyman | Twins agree to 2-year deal with Addison Reed

For conext, Wade Davis was widely believed to be the top available reliever on the free agent market this winter, and he signed a contract worth $52 million ove...


Maxine Waters Calls to Impeach Trump Over Immigration Remarks

I've called him a racist. She also said that Trump's "racist comment and divisive tactics" showed he was a "hopeless liar". "I don't trust him, I don't apprec...


One of the world's smallest babies weighed just 0.88lb

Seeta was born in 2017 to a couple who were married for 35 years and had not conceived naturally. However, when Manushi was born, she was not breathing, had p...


Gentex Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (GNTX)

The stock increased 0.49% or $0.79 during the last trading session, reaching $161.11. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 1.16 million shares versus an ...


CBSE rules out changing date-sheet

In the released datesheet, the board has scheduled the history exam on March 20 followed by mathematics on March 21, raising concerns that preparations could ge...


Anambra Central: Court Sets Aside Its Consent Judgment, Adjourns Indefinitely

He also took judicial notice of three earlier judgments from the Court of Appeal, ordering INEC to conduct a re-run election for the district within 90 days a...


Acre Thomas Fire in Southern California Now 100% Contained

The Los Padres National Forest is closed to the public within the Thomas Fire perimeter and level three restrictions are in place for the rest of the forest. Pl...


This year's flu vaccine estimated to be less effective: CDC

According to the state's Department of Health and Human Services, the deceased adults lived in Cheshire, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, and Strafford coun...


Bollard Group LLC Has $10.59 Million Position in Altria Group Inc (MO)

It has underperformed by 0.96% the S&P500. Saratoga Research & Investment Management increased its stake in Altria Group Inc (MO) by 8856.38% based on its lat...


White House doctor says President Trump 'is in excellent health'

Dan Donovan , who also opposed the Trump-supported tax plan on the grounds that it will harm New Yorkers, was more circumspect in his statement. "Do we need ...


Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX) - Hot Mover of the Day

Brean Capital maintained the shares of STX in report on Wednesday, October 12 with "Buy" rating . BidaskClub raised Seagate Technology from a buy rating ...


NZONE Skydive: Incident at Lake Wakatipu

New Zealand Police said the jump involved two men, and one person has been recovered from the water and taken to hospital with minor injuries. Police earlier...


Dog Flu making it's way across California

Both dogs have the H3N2 strain and their new owners have placed each of them into quarantine, away from other pets. And if your dog does come down with the fl...


How Alligators Survive in a Frozen Pond

Alligators in North Carolina have been caught poking their heads through the ice-covered swamps of their habitat in the Shallotte River Swamp Park in Ocean...


Welch & Forbes LLC Lowers Stake in Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX)

Bernzott Capital Advisors who had been investing in Catalent for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $5.64 billion market cap company. The rati...


SDSU Study Finds Women Largely Underrepresented in Hollywood

Women's struggles to win influential roles in the film industry have been well-documented - and extend far beyond the director's chair. The statistic has not ...


Why Are Rich People Spending $25 Per Gallon For "Raw" Drinking Water?

I don't even know. You know what all these things have in common? Raw water, it turns out, is the latest health/drink fad causing a stir, and it doesn't come ...


Earnings Watch & Quant Review for Greenland Hong Kong Holdings Limited (SEHK:337)

China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited has a quick ratio of 0.3 measuring its ability to meet its short term obligations with its most liquid assets. ROIC is a pro...


Samaritan limits visitors during flu season

One of the main reasons for the upsurge in flu related illnesses is a general misconception about the effectiveness of the flu vaccine this year. It typically...


Carrie Underwood Premieres New Sports Anthem 'The Champion' Featuring Ludacris

The assaultive, blockbuster-scale pop-rock-rap brew, co-written by Brett James and Chris DeStefano, wouldn't have sounded out of place if it had been released a...


Minkah Fitzpatrick Was in the Bathroom During the National Championship's Biggest Moment

Rather than following the protocol of loyalty by staying with quarterback Jalen Hurts , Saban chose to throw the second half into the hands of freshman Tua Ta...


The Supreme Court Will Take Up Texas Redistricting Case

In a September 2017 ruling, the South Dakota Supreme Court , citing the 1992 precedent, ruled against the state. "It's not the decision we sought, but we're ...


Spielberg's 'The Post' revives the thrill in political thrillers

A bit more subtly - and maybe pointed at journalists today - it touches on how Bradlee may have also had political conflicts of interest. In his mind, the sto...


'Arrogant' surgeon who branded initials on livers avoids jail

Bramhall resigned from the Birmingham hospital in 2014 after another surgeon found "SB" branded into a liver and raised concerns. Simon Bramhall, a British su...


Real Madrid already negotiating with Zidane's successor and it's not Pochettino

I'm not someone who, when things are going wrong, will throw one or two into the shit. When there are things like we're going through, where things aren't going...


FDA putting new limits on cold medicine for children

Prescription opioid cough and cold medicines: Drug Safety Communication - FDA requires labeling changes. In 2015, the FDA also announced an investigation ...


Ken Stern & Associates Inc. Has $920000 Holdings in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)

About shares traded. Chineseinvestors.com, Inc. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Dnb Asset Management As increased Qualcomm Inc ( QCOM ) stake by ...


Advantis Corp (ADVT) Moves 0.00%

It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. The institutional investor owned 35,437 shares of the financial services provider's stock after buying an additional...


You shouldn't feed your dog raw meat. This is why

This is important, researchers say, because the bacteria and parasitic pathogens found in the food may possibly be a source of infection in pets , which may al...


Strong 6.0 quake hits central Myanmar: USGS

Myanmar's Department of Meteorology and Hydrology added that the magnitude of the quake was "worrying" and the area should expect aftershocks for up to a month....


KFC Canada Now Accepting Bitcoin As Payment

KFC has now become the latest name to join the Bitcoin party, joining a number of eminent names who accept Bitcoin payments such as Microsoft, etc. Seems the Fa...