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Health Care Cynthia Nixon is 'an unqualified lesbian' says New York Democrats leader
Author: 0 Cynthia Nixon is 'an unqualified lesbian' says New York Democrats leader

But her campaign may test the appetite of New Yorkers for a celebrity leader in the age of United States President Donald Trump, a deeply unpopular figure in NY among Democrats. "I was attempting to make a comparison between the two of us. She isn't qualified to be the governor", Quinn told the New York Post . "I love NY but something has to change", Nixon said.

Health Care Vernal Equinox 2018: Satellite Sees First Day of Spring
Author: 0 Vernal Equinox 2018: Satellite Sees First Day of Spring

The autumnal equinox - the celestial event in which the sun is directly above the equator - occurs around 4:15 UTC. Chester, who is also an astronomer, says spring has been observed by civilizations since time immemorial. During an equinox the length of day and night of the Northern and Southern Hemispheres are almost the same. So as Earth rotates around the sun, during part of the year, the North Pole tilts towards the sun, and for half of the year the South Pole tilts towards the sun.

Health Care Istanbul continues to slide down Mercer Quality of Living Survey
Author: 0 Istanbul continues to slide down Mercer Quality of Living Survey

The Austrian capital tops the ranking for the 9th year running and is followed by Zurich (2), Auckland and Munich in joint 3rd place. In Mercer's 2018 Quality of Living survey , Taipei was up one place above Kuala Lumpur, which was ranked 85th, while Taichung grabbed 101st place, retaining the same position as past year.

Health Care 'US supports WTO, wants some reforms in functioning'
Author: 0 'US supports WTO, wants some reforms in functioning'

The commerce ministry has stated that the meeting will provide an opportunity to engage in free and frank discussions with the hope that it will lead to political guidance on some major issues. We have very significant challenges before us. While the informal ministerial meeting has been organised by the government to break the impasse in global trade talks, a breakthrough is unlikely given that the three trade giants - the USA, the European Union and China - are not represented by their ...

Health Care Kentucky Binge-drinking Rate among Highest in the Nation
Author: 0 Kentucky Binge-drinking Rate among Highest in the Nation

That comes up to a staggering total of 17.5 billion binge drinks in a single year. Binge drinking , as defined by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), constitutes drinking four or more drinks in one sitting for women , or five or more drinks for men.

Health Care Male contraception pill shows promise
Author: 0 Male contraception pill shows promise

The new pill is known as DMAU and works similarly to the female birth control pill , using a combination of hormones to lower sperm count below the amount needed for a female to become pregnant, according to US News & World Report .

Author: 0 Broncos trade QB Trevor Siemian to Minnesota Vikings

Though Siemian started 24 games for the Broncos over the past two seasons, he didn't balk at his unquestioned place as the second-stringer on the depth chart. It is not a game that many associated with the Minnesota Vikings would like to talk about ever again. Keenum, coincidentally, signed with the Broncos.

Health Care Broward County Sheriff Releases Video Of Deputy's Inaction during Parkland Shooting
Author: 0 Broward County Sheriff Releases Video Of Deputy's Inaction during Parkland Shooting

Authorities say the video confirms the school resource officer never went inside the building where Nikolaus Cruz was shooting at students and staff, as he was trained to do. He then reiterates, 38 seconds after his first call, "We're talking about the 1200 building". But in radio transmissions released last week it appears the 32-year veteran deputy knew nearly immediately the shots were coming from inside the freshman building.

Health Care Arkansas, Butler focused on first round
Author: 0 Arkansas, Butler focused on first round

Butler will advance to the second round to take on No. 2 Purdue, who picked up a 27-point opening round victory over Cal State Fullerton. Butler (20-13) has worked this week on how to deal with the seventh-seeded Razorbacks' pressure, although first-year coach LaVall Jordan said the SEC team's athleticism is hard to simulate in practice.

Health Care 6N: Wales ekes out 14-13 win over France, finishes 2nd
Author: 0 6N: Wales ekes out 14-13 win over France, finishes 2nd

The win over France was rather plodding, but meant Wales pocketed the £3.5million prize-pot available for the runners-up slot. "It was definitely an ugly win. 'It's a tough tournament but we are pretty satisfied with where we are at the moment. There wasn't a single point scored in the final half-hour of the match.

Health Care Students walk out at Goshen High School
Author: 0 Students walk out at Goshen High School

He chose to organize a school walkout. Emma Gonzalez and all the other Douglas kids have shown us that we have a voice even if we don't have a vote yet. He spoke about his sister, the first victim on that day, and her ethics and code to life, which she happened outlined in a school essay right before the shooting.

Health Care GC students advocate for gun reform
Author: 0 GC students advocate for gun reform

Participation in such events is entirely voluntary and guidelines address how "no student or adult should coerce, intimidate, degrade or bully an individual who chooses to participate or not participate in a walkout or protest ". "I will see this for the rest of my life", Gentile said of the massacre. "Now, I truly know that one person is all it takes". And while the event was initiated due to the school shooting, Heslep said that things like power outages, plumbing issues, gas leaks ...

Health Care NCAA Tournament: Florida State beats Missouri, earns another shot at Xavier
Author: 0 NCAA Tournament: Florida State beats Missouri, earns another shot at Xavier

The Tigers wrapped up an otherwise promising season with a disappointing loss late Friday night against the Florida State Seminoles, 67-54 in Nashville. While the NCAA has implemented rules in recent years to encourage freedom of movement on offense, the Tigers found little breathing room in their motion system, notably in an SEC Tournament loss to Georgia.

Health Care Swansea out of FA Cup after Spurs loss
Author: 0 Swansea out of FA Cup after Spurs loss

Mauricio Pochettino's side registered 24 attempts on goal compared with Swansea's three, enjoyed 75% of possession and had the game wrapped up with the best part of half an hour remaining when Eriksen scored his second. Swansea's defeat was not entirely unpredictable considering they had not beaten Spurs in 14 Premier League attempts and have to go back to 1991 for their last win over them.

Health Care Signatories to Iran nuclear deal meet in Vienna amid Trump's threat
Author: 0 Signatories to Iran nuclear deal meet in Vienna amid Trump's threat

Last year, the country signed a $5 billion agreement with France's Total SA and a Chinese oil company to develop a sizeable offshore natural gas field. "Conversely, it has virtually guaranteed that Iran will have the freedom to build an arsenal of nuclear weapons at the end of the commitment". A top U.S.

Health Care Forget Fortnite Mobile on iOS, PUBG Mobile just launched in the West
Author: 0 Forget Fortnite Mobile on iOS, PUBG Mobile just launched in the West

PUBG Mobile for Android got a soft launch in Canada this week. Similar to the PC and Xbox One versions of the game, PUBG Mobile supports up to 100 players per match. One of the top tier Battle Royal mode games is Player Unknown's: Battlegrounds . Yes, I know, Fortnite is also popular, but I'm not here to discuss Steam rankings or anything of the sort.

Health Care Lewis County Woman Among Those Sickened by Kratom-Linked Salmonella Outbreak
Author: 0 Lewis County Woman Among Those Sickened by Kratom-Linked Salmonella Outbreak

Some say kratom products can alleviate chronic pain, anxiety and opioid withdrawal symptoms. It's an ongoing investigation and regular updates are expected. US officials have linked a salmonella outbreak across the U.S.to kratom, a plant that is used to treat pain and anxiety and acts like an opioid. "FDA is concerned that kratom, which affects the same opioid brain receptors as morphine, appears to have properties that expose users to the risks of addiction, abuse, and dependence", the ...

Health Care Exercise drastically cuts odds of women developing dementia, study finds
Author: 0 Exercise drastically cuts odds of women developing dementia, study finds

The study's author, Helena Hoerder, of the University of Gothenburg in Sweden , said the results were "exciting" because it meant improving people's fitness in middle age could potentially prevent the onset of dementia . They found that the highly fit women were far less likely to develop the disease - and if they did, it came on a decade later than their less sporty peers.

Health Care Teacher accidentally fires gun in classroom, students injured
Author: 0 Teacher accidentally fires gun in classroom, students injured

According to police Chief Abdul Pridgen, Dennis #Alexander accidentally discharged a semiautomatic weapon, aimed at the ceiling, and three students were subsequently injured by falling debris. "Now we're talking about giving teachers some limited training on how to use a gun". In 2015, California banned the concealed carry of guns at colleges and schools, although gun owners can ask for written permission from authorized school officials.

Health Care FDA Considers Lowering Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes
Author: 0 FDA Considers Lowering Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes

He also said he wanted input about potentially unforeseen consequences of such a rule. 'We believe the public health benefits and the potential to save millions of lives, both in the near and long term, support this effort, ' wrote commissioner Dr Scott Gottlieb, citing his agency's estimate that as many as five million Americans might be able to quite within a year of a nicotine standard's introduction- whatever it might be.

Health Care Nidahas Trophy: Rohit Sharma scores half century, Raina going strong
Author: 0 Nidahas Trophy: Rohit Sharma scores half century, Raina going strong

Bangladesh batsman Mushfiqur Rahim . The Indian team has won back-to-back matches after losing their first match against the hosts, Sri Lanka . "We believe in our ability". Rohit and Raina (47) added 102 runs for the second wicket off 56 balls to help India post a commanding 176/3 on a low and slow wicket. Shikhar Dhawan , 3.

Health Care Nigeria fails to move on Federation Internationale de Football Association new ranking
Author: 0 Nigeria fails to move on Federation Internationale de Football Association new ranking

World champions Germany remain on the top of the overall chart, followed by Brazil, Portugal, Argentina, Belgium, Poland, Spain, Switzerland, France and Chile. Serbia who will also play the Eagles in another friendly billed for March 27, maintained 34th position. Meanwhile, Germany are still maintaining first position on the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking, while Brazil are placed second, Portugal occupy third position.

Health Care Flu deaths rise to 20 in Central Alberta
Author: 0 Flu deaths rise to 20 in Central Alberta

Health officials said almost three percent of patients are being seen for flu-like illnesses in March compared to around twelve percent of people who were seen regarding the flu in February. Officials say there were 20 lab-confirmed cases of influenza A, and just seven of the B strain, between March 4 and 10. DPH says the percent of hospital patients due to pneumonia attributed to the flu has decreased to 3.4%.

Health Care Scores Killed In Fresh Attacks in Plateau
Author: 0 Scores Killed In Fresh Attacks in Plateau

Two persons were severely wounded and several houses razed during the gunmen's invasion of the community, Tyopev said. Locals in Dundu community of Bassa local government area of Plateau State north central Nigeria Tuesday morning woke up to an unpleasant surprise; 25 villagers were ambushed and shot dead by suspected Fulani herdsmen, on Monday night.

Health Care Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao celebrate birthday, share a loving kiss
Author: 0 Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao celebrate birthday, share a loving kiss

Aamir had been in Jodhpur for a while where he was shooting for his next project, Thugs of Hindostan which also stars Amitabh Bachchan , Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Sheikh. His performance in the film and in the thriller RAAKH (1989) earned him a National Film Award in the Special Mention category. It was reported that Big B is suffering from shoulder and back injury.

Health Care Smoking and Hearing Loss May Be Linked, New Study Finds
Author: 0 Smoking and Hearing Loss May Be Linked, New Study Finds

E-cigarettes use cartridges of chemicals, including nicotine, that are transformed into vapor. Researchers measured their smoking habits during this time to get a picture of each study subject's behaviour, satisfaction, reward and enjoyment from smoking cigarettes.

Health Care Claire Foy Got Paid LESS Than Matt Smith For The Crown
Author: 0 Claire Foy Got Paid LESS Than Matt Smith For The Crown

If we look at how few lead roles there are available for non-white actors, we can imagine how producers will be able to justify paying their BAME cast members less than their white co-stars who will have had so many more opportunities to play great parts.

Health Care Court upholds majority of 'sanctuary cities' law
Author: 0 Court upholds majority of 'sanctuary cities' law

Plaintiffs including the cities of Houston, Dallas and Austin said the provision would allow the state to remove duly elected officials if they criticized the measure, a violation of constitutional free-speech protections. On Tuesday a federal appeals court upheld a divisive law on banning sanctuary cities in Texas. Olivares said he's already heard this hasn't always been the case and said that's one of the challenges to the law that could be presented to the district judge.