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Health Care Colombia Police Station Bombings Kill 7 Officers
Author: 0 Colombia Police Station Bombings Kill 7 Officers

While the motive of the attack is yet to be ascertained, Cruz Botero has not ruled out the possibility of it being retaliation by gangs for a crackdown on drug trafficking in Caribbean coastal city. On Sunday, however, Barranquilla's police chief said he suspects ELN guerillas are behind the incidents, and later in the day the group issued a statement claiming responsibility for the first attack.

Health Care Erupting Philippine volcano still swelling with magma below
Author: 0 Erupting Philippine volcano still swelling with magma below

A Philippine volcano which has repeatedly disgorged fountains of lava, ash and molten rock and driven more than 78,000 villagers from their homes remains swollen with magma and could erupt destructively, an official said Friday. "It's a logistical nightmare", Office of Civil Defence regional director Claudio Yucot said of the government's effort to look after the still-swelling number of evacuees in at least 66 emergency shelters in nine cities and towns in northeastern Albay province, ...

Health Care Serial stowaway arrested again at O'Hare
Author: 0 Serial stowaway arrested again at O'Hare

Marilyn Hartman , 66, was arrested again at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. She was ordered by the judge to stay away from airports, which is what led to her being charged with violation of a bail bond Sunday. She was discovered only after landing at Los Angeles International Airport. She was then sentenced to jail time but was released early because of overcrowding at the facility.

Health Care Flu season getting worse: Death toll rises to 37 children
Author: 0 Flu season getting worse: Death toll rises to 37 children

The number of New Yorkers hospitalized for the flu has topped 7,100 statewide as of January 20, according to the most recent figures released by the state Health Department. Flu trackers do not keep exact counts of adult deaths, but flu hospitalizations are higher among people in their fifties and early sixties this year than among young children, who usually are hospitalized at a rate only surpassed by the over-65 age group, he said.

Health Care Photos as Buhari and Obasanjo exchange banters in Ethiopia
Author: 0 Photos as Buhari and Obasanjo exchange banters in Ethiopia

Mr. Emumena expressed sadness that some "naysayers" and "detractors" are determined to stand in the way of president Buhari seeking reelection in 2019. The former president had accused Buhari of nepotism and failure to revive the economy, among other accusations. "I have had no connection with his administration or to the previous one after I left the Senate in 2011, and to try and use me and my name as some excuse is shameful".

Health Care The Pat Shurmur era begins for the New York Giants
Author: 0 The Pat Shurmur era begins for the New York Giants

The ball had good velocity coming off his hands. "How much? I don't know, but I think he has time left and I look forward to working with him". "I know a little bit about his past when he was in Philadelphia and obviously the Browns and obviously this season with the Vikings and what he was able to do as offensive coordinator".

Health Care To avoid swatting, mosquitoes remember your scent
Author: 0 To avoid swatting, mosquitoes remember your scent

Researchers have found that mosquitoes can learn to associate a particular odour with an unpleasant sensation similar to being swatted. The mechanical shocks employed used a vortex mixer to simulate the vibrations and accelerations that mosquitoes experience when a person tries to swat them.

Health Care Bears burned in California wildfires treated with fish skins
Author: 0 Bears burned in California wildfires treated with fish skins

The treatment worked so well, in fact, that wildlife officials released the two adult black bears ( Ursus americanus ) and mountain lion ( Puma concolor ) back into the wild last Thursday (Jan. The 5-month-old mountain lion had mostly second-degree burns, so tilapia skin was used on only one of its paws. The outer wrapping on her feet (made of corn husks) will delay her efforts to chew off the tilapia skin bandages underneath.

Health Care Injuries: Rob Gronkowski (concussion) did not practice
Author: 0 Injuries: Rob Gronkowski (concussion) did not practice

And the chances of each playing in Super Bowl LII just went way up. Gronkowski has not been cleared from the NFL's concussion protocol, per the team. For the Eagles , defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan did not participate in practice due to illness, while running back Jay Ajayi was limited due to an ankle issue.

Health Care 'You can not stop BJP,' Amit Shah tells Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah
Author: 0 'You can not stop BJP,' Amit Shah tells Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Though the BJP and the JD (S) haven't yet allied for the polls, it appears that it is imminent. The bandh in Karnataka took place over the Mahadayi water sharing dispute between Karnataka and Goa. "They (BJP) have repeatedly politicised the deaths in order to polarise the society", the minister said in a statement. "People will not believe his #jumlas", tweeted Siddaramaiah.

Health Care Dramatic Florida drive-by shootout captured on dashcam
Author: 0 Dramatic Florida drive-by shootout captured on dashcam

The dashcam footage shows a silver Lexus pulling up between lines and firing shots out the drivers side window. A suspect in a silver Lexus can be seen shooting several rounds from a handgun. The incident, which was caught by a driver's dash cam, took place around noon that day as two vehicles stopped at the intersection of "W" Street and Fairfield Drive, according to the Escambia County Sheriff's Office.

Health Care Scientists Have Cloned Monkeys For The First Time
Author: 0 Scientists Have Cloned Monkeys For The First Time

Present testing methods, mostly done on rats and mice, tend to fail as cures on humans because of vast genetic differences. "We are very aware that future research using non-human primates anywhere in the world depends on scientists following very strict ethical standards", Poo said .

Health Care Apple's Self-Driving Car Fleet Expanded To 27 Vehicles
Author: 0 Apple's Self-Driving Car Fleet Expanded To 27 Vehicles

While Apple had successfully kept their project "under wraps", but a DMV approval is needed in California for introducing any new kind of automobile and that, of course led to the disclosure. According to Bloomberg , Apple is "accelerating" its efforts in the self-driving vehicle sphere in order to catch up to one of its primary competitors: Waymo, a subsidiary of Google parent company Alphabet.

Health Care 46 people in SC have died from the flu, DHEC says
Author: 0 46 people in SC have died from the flu, DHEC says

Seventeen deaths have been attributed to the illness. "Because we are seeing more severe flu activity this season, it is especially important for these high-risk individuals to get vaccinated if they haven't already", Foo said. If you notice any kinds of flu symptoms, it's best you keep them at home so they can recover. The flu shot remains the best protection against the illness, said Dr.

Health Care Dog almost dies from severe burns caused by human hair dye
Author: 0 Dog almost dies from severe burns caused by human hair dye

A poor pup almost lost her life to serious chemical burns after her previous owner dyed her hair purple and abandoned her. Although the tiny pooch, now named Violet , was under anesthesia at the time, the staff realized her wounds and healing would be much more hard than they could have imagined.

Health Care Obasanjo tells President Buhari to retire
Author: 0 Obasanjo tells President Buhari to retire

ADP said it is disheartening that despite the killings in Igbo land and the clear marginalization complained by its people, some selfish politicians who called themselves APC leaders are asking for a second term for Buhari, ADP wonders what would be their campaign manifesto for Buhari in the region.

Health Care Maruti Suzuki's Q3 net profit up 3% to Rs 1799 crore
Author: 0 Maruti Suzuki's Q3 net profit up 3% to Rs 1799 crore

According to the automaker, its net profit during the quarter under review increased to Rs 1,799 crore from Rs 1,747.2 crore reported for the corresponding period of last financial year. The mid-size segment took a hit with 32.3 per cent decline in sales on yearly basis in the December quarter. Slated to be launched at the upcoming Auto Expo 2018, Maruti Suzuki India has already started the dispatches and a bunch of these new-gen Swifts were recently spotted at a dealership stockyard.

Health Care Police staff association and government disagree over crime rise
Author: 0 Police staff association and government disagree over crime rise

Its preferred measure, the Crime Survey for England and Wales, gave a total of 10.6 million incidents, which was a fall of 10%. One week ago, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said he "can not solve knife crime by myself", blaming Conservative government cuts and implying right-wing opponents are lying.

Health Care Why Logan Should Win The Oscar For Best Adapted Screenplay
Author: 0 Why Logan Should Win The Oscar For Best Adapted Screenplay

Marvel Studios' critically acclaimed " Logan " was just nominated for an Oscar - and that's a big deal for the film's genre. The post-apocalyptic Western is loosely based on the Old Man Logan comic book series - hence the "adapted" designation of its screenplay nomination - and envisions a world in which no new mutants are born and Logan , a.k.a.

Health Care Just One Cigarette A Day Can Seriously Damage Your Health
Author: 0 Just One Cigarette A Day Can Seriously Damage Your Health

However, the risk is actually closer to 46% for heart disease and 41% for stroke, relatively speaking. While the percentage of adults in the United Kingdom who smoked had been falling, the proportion of people who smoked one to five cigarettes a day had been rising steadily, researchers said.

Health Care Paul George sticking with Thunder?
Author: 0 Paul George sticking with Thunder?

And to be honest, he should be a starter. "I don't know who else made the team but got four people from one team, you've got guys complaining about getting snubbed until they get in, you've got guys just talking about it all the time", Westbrook said.

Health Care NY, Montana: No Net Neutrality Pledge, No State Contracts
Author: 0 NY, Montana: No Net Neutrality Pledge, No State Contracts

The Office of General Services and other state government entities in NY are being directed to incorporate into their procurement process for internet, data and telecommunication services criteria requiring that recipients of state contracts adhere to net neutrality principles, Cuomo said in the executive order .

Health Care Toys R Us will close a store in Lexington
Author: 0 Toys R Us will close a store in Lexington

In addition to Traverse City, five other Toys R Us stores in MI will also be closing. "Store closures and rent rationalization are critical facets of any bankruptcy process, allowing companies to reduce costs and ideally emerge with the strongest physical footprint possible".

Health Care Blast reported near Save the Children aid group office in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Blast reported near Save the Children aid group office in Afghanistan

He said that so far two attackers have been killed. "We remain fully committed to helping the most deprived children of Afghanistan ", Save the Children said in a statement . Mohammad Amin told AFP , from his hospital bed, that he heard "a big blast". "I jumped out of the window". Images showed a huge plume of thick black smoke rising from the compound and people fleeing from the area.

Health Care Abortion is a woman's choice
Author: 0 Abortion is a woman's choice

Jennifer Dalven, director of the the American Civil Liberties Union's (ACLU) Reproductive Freedom Project, said in a statement that while the Supreme Court's decision has prohibited lawmakers from banning abortion , it has not prevented them from erecting myriad barriers to the medical procedure.

Health Care Dogs are having a bad flu season, too
Author: 0 Dogs are having a bad flu season, too

Typically, dogs with the flu share the same type of miserable symptoms as their humans. Dog flu can be spread among animals or in food bowls, which is why veterinarians say pet owners should be careful in places like grooming salons, daycare and dog parks.

Health Care Wozniacki reaches Australian Open semi-finals in early hours
Author: 0 Wozniacki reaches Australian Open semi-finals in early hours

Big-hitting Marin Cilic stands in the way of a second successive Australian Open semi-final for Rafael Nadal Tuesday as Caroline Wozniacki looks to make the last four after a seven-year gap. Mertens dominated, leading 5-2 in the first set. In the second set Navarro fought back, holding off her opponent to take the second set on a tie-break, but Wozniacki recovered her nerves to close out the third set easily.

Health Care State of Tobacco report: IN failing to make the grade
Author: 0 State of Tobacco report: IN failing to make the grade

In the ALA report, DE received an A for its effort to promote smoke-free air. Sayler says, "It's going to take stronger tobacco policies to reach these communities and to save lives and prevent another generation of youth from being addicted to tobacco".