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Oklahoma teachers set April 2 strike deadline

Instead, the union, which represents a small percentage of Oklahoma teachers, released a set of demands with a total cost of $3.3 billion over three years. "And...


MS Dhoni didn't want Kohli, says Vengsarkar

Kohli was opening and their team had some good players (Martin Guptill, Corey Anderson, Jesse Ryder), Kohli scored an unbeaten 120 and I felt that we should pla...


Bias Against Transgender Workers Is Sex Bias Under Federal Law (1)

The court described the mission statement as: "T$3 he Funeral Home's "highest priority is to honor God in all that we do as a company and as individuals" and ...


Skinny jeans sold at Target recalled due to laceration hazard

If you've recently bought a pair of "Cat and Jack" brand jeans at Target, you could be up for a refund. The hangtag attached to the jeans has one of the numbers...


Turkey, Iraq to carry out joint operation against Kurdish militants

Turkey has accused Muslim of involvement in two terror attacks in the capital Ankara that killed dozens. With Turkey promising to keep expanding the invasion,...


Delhi HC asks Assembly panel not to insist on CS appearance

Justice Mukta Gupta said it is a very "unfortunate situation where the State and the officers feel unsafe and are being threatened by each other". The court h...


How Many TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

When we divide the last trade volume by the 3-month average volume, we found out a relative volume of 0.88. The AbbVie Inc . exchanged hands with 3645249 sha...


Young child among three additional flu deaths reported in El Paso County

Cynthia Snider, Cone's infectious disease specialist, said last week. A total of 276 people have died as a result of the virus since the flu season began Octo...


TADH hosts special events for World Kidney Day

In many countries, chronic kidney disease is now among the top five causes of death. "However, health remains a matter of concern for women as they tend to ov...


Florida passes a bill that would allow school staff to carry guns

Vicki Schumacher, superintendent for Coast Unified School District, said she's heard from Coast Union High School students who are interested in participating. ...


Henry Okah's Brother, Charles, Sentenced To Life Imprisonment

One of the alleged masterminds of the bombing incident, Osvwo Tekemfa Francis, a.k.a "General-Gbokos", died in prison custody, while the High Court, in a separa...


SC holds off Ole Miss, faces Arkansas next

After a mostly listless regular season, the Rebels (12-20) showed some life under interim coach Tony Madlock, but not enough to advance in the bracket. SC led b...


Utility crews feverishly restoring power; another storm soon

They were among over 200,000 customers across the state grappling with a power loss. Falling trees killed seven people, including two boys, in Connecticut, Mary...


Major win: Dawood Ibrahim's aide Farooq Takla brought to India

While Takla's name did not crop up during the initial investigation, his role surfaced during the course of the probe based on which a Red Corner Notice (RCN)...


Study reveals babies who look more like their dad are healthier

Researchers concluded that this is linked to the idea that fathers spent more time with babies who resembled them than fathers of babies who didn't. Solomon Pol...


Gov. Wolf restricts truck travel on area highways

The restriction was lifted as of 2:30 PM for Interstate 81 between the Maryland line and Interstate 83 in Harrisburg. Restrictions remain in effect for I-81 n...


Busch jokes after truckload of its beer flows onto Florida highway

A truck driver failed to maintain his lane on a Florida highway and it resulted almost 60,000 pounds of Busch being spilled. Around 2:30 a.m., he failed to ma...


Dwyane Wade surprises Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School with visit

The debate on school safety will take center-stage Monday in the Florida Senate as members prepare to vote on the measure that would harden school facilities, i...


Bernie Sanders' stepdaughter loses bid to be mayor of Burlington, Vermont

Bernie Sanders , lost her bid for mayor of Burlington, Vermont. Driscoll says the city under Weinberger has catered to private investment rather than advocat...


Cheerleaders may have been exposed to Mumps at national competition in Dallas

The letter gives basic information about the mumps and advice for reporting mumps symptoms. Officials told The Washington Post that about 10,000 people may ha...


Here Is Why Florida Has So Much Trouble Passing Gun Laws

Seventeen people were killed including 14 students and three staff members. Some are pointing to the NRA as the problem for not getting anything solved. Guttenb...


Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Receives Hold Rating from Cann

Hopfield will bring significant commercial and operational experience to the Editas board.", Cann's analyst wrote. Several research firms have recently issued...


Democratic turnout could signal blue wave in November -- but not in Texas

All this tells us that there are likely to be more than enough competitive districts to put the House into play . The problem with that argument is that th...


Wealthfront Inc. Boosts Holdings in Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

Asset Management holds 0.17% of its portfolio in Netflix, Inc . (NASDAQ: NFLX ) on Tuesday, April 19 with "Outperform" rating. Pivotal Research maintained Net...


Allegiant adding direct flights from Flint to Ft. Lauderdale & Myrtle Beach

The flights will operate on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Allegiant is offering the new seasonal route twice a week. They must be booked by Thursday to get the di...


American Outdoor Brands (NASDAQ:AOBC) Receiving Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

For the current year the company's revenue estimates are $615.03 Million compared to low analyst estimates of $597.02 Million and high estimates of $662.4 Milli...


Trends in emergency department visits for suspected opioid overdoses

Overdose increases in some states and cities may be due to changes in the volume and type of illicit opioid drugs being sold on the streets, health officials sa...


Panthers Look to Extend Win Streak to 7 Games against Lightning

Florida has scored 16 power play goals in the past 16 games while riding along at a 28.1 percent success rate in that time . Florida continue to chase the ...


RBS Reaches USD500 Million RMBS Settlement With New York State

RBS was down 0.6% to 258.6 pence at 9.09am in London trading. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Tuesday that the settlement includes $1...


John Williams Will Quit the Franchise After Star Wars: Episode IX

Spoilers are discussed for Star Wars: The Last Jedi . Speaking to Entertainment Weekly , Serkis said: "We wanted him to have a great deal of mystery and we ...


Influential Minnesota study finds that opioids are no better for long-term pain

Krebs, MD, MPH , with the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, and colleagues. Even though millions of people take the drugs for long periods of tim...


Girl Dangles From Ski Resort Chairlift As Instructor Grasps Hoodie

The 5-year-old was bruised on her neck and passed out during the incident as the instructor held onto her hoodie, the girl's parents told local news outlets. Th...


FDA authorizes direct-to-consumer genetic test for three BRCA mutations

The newly authorized test identifies three of 1000-plus mutations associated with breast cancer risk. The drug regulator said the test, which work by analyzin...


Flu numbers this year break last year's record breaking numbers

State health officials say 16 more people have died in SC after being stricken by the flu. Two new deaths reported Tuesday bring the total to five for Arkansa...


Father chops off son's wrist for watching porn on phone

Mohammed Qayyum Qureshi, an electrician, was angry at his nineteen-year-old son, Khaled Qureshi, for excessively using his device. But Khalid bit his father's...