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Medical Labor nominee Acosta says he won't let politics influence hiring
Author: 0 Labor nominee Acosta says he won't let politics influence hiring

Increased scrutiny has surrounded Acosta's handling of the case as he faces a confirmation hearing in the Senate on Wednesday. If confirmed, he would be the first Hispanic member of Trump's Cabinet. "As a former prosecutor, I will always be on the side of the law and not any particular constituency", he said. In a 23-page letter to Acosta dated Tuesday, Senator Elizabeth Warren of MA, one of the most high-profile Democrats on the panel, laid out the concerns she wanted the nominee to ...

Author: 0 AT&T Workers Go on Strike

The workers have been without a contract since. "AT&T technicians work around the clock to make sure our customers get the high-quality service they need and depend on, and we are building AT&T's billions of dollars in profits", said AT&T technician and 17 year employee Robinson Paiz.

Medical Ex-pharmacy exec acquitted of murder in US meningitis outbreak
Author: 0 Ex-pharmacy exec acquitted of murder in US meningitis outbreak

A MA pharmacist was convicted Wednesday of a wide-ranging racketeering scheme for selling deadly drugs, but was cleared of murder charges stemming from a 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak. Instead, Cadden proceeded with the risky process to compound sterile drugs, including steroids, prosecutors said. "As frightful as each of these stories is, there is nothing that shows that Mr.

Medical Delhi Shocker: Girl Forced To Drink Acid By Outraged Lover
Author: 0 Delhi Shocker: Girl Forced To Drink Acid By Outraged Lover

The 20-year-old victim has been admitted to the AIIMS hospital with burn injuries on her body. The incident took place outside the residence of the survivor's home in Sangam Vihar. The apex court had also ordered that a compensation of Rs 3 lakh to be paid by the state governments to each acid attack victim. While there were 106 reported acid attacks in 2011, it nearly tripled to 249 attacks in 2015.

Medical First Trailer for Adam Wingard's 'Death Note'
Author: 0 First Trailer for Adam Wingard's 'Death Note'

Here, Light Turner (The Fault In Our Stars'Nat Wolff) finds the titular Death Note , and soon discovers that whoever is named in the supernatural notebook will die. Also starring Margaret Qualley, Lakeith Stanfield, Paul Nakauchi, Shea Whigham , and Willem Dafoe , check out the trailer below. Not very, right? Well, horror stories being what they are, Death Note is all about making that particular mistake.

Medical Turkish aid campaign to reach Yemen, South Sudan
Author: 0 Turkish aid campaign to reach Yemen, South Sudan

Protracted conflict lies at the root of these humanitarian crises. According to the United Nations' Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, more than 20 million people are now suffering severe famines or are expected to do so in the following six months.

Author: 0 Republican Voters Approve Of The Health Care Bill

Supporters of the evolving House bill emphasize that this is a three-step process created to get what virtually all conservatives want, a more cost-effective health plan , only they can't muster enough votes, especially in the Senate. So I think it's still Obamacare Lite. It also found that premiums would rise in the short term but then drop lower than they would if the ACA remained in place over the next decade.

Medical Boy with skin disorder befriends spotted dog
Author: 0 Boy with skin disorder befriends spotted dog

Carter, for example, began struggling with his self worth after his appearance changed when he was in kindergarten, his mother, Stephanie Adcock, said . We left with them prescribing a new medication for seizures as well as some codeine for his pain. The latter is the most widely accepted theory among specialists.

Medical You've Got To See The Adorable Pictures From This 'Baby Spa'
Author: 0 You've Got To See The Adorable Pictures From This 'Baby Spa'

The little one relaxes during the hydrotherapy session. So, if you happen to be in Perth and feel like snapping some seriously Instagrammable shots of your baby, Baby Spa is probably worth a go. "One of the main benefits we love the most is the parent's bonding experience", Anita Yap was quoted as saying by HuffPost Australia. However, the "BUBBY" devices are created to support the back of the neck with the chin resting forward on the doughnut-shaped device.

Medical Kaatru Veliyidai Trailer 2 : A Love Story with High Voltage Action
Author: 0 Kaatru Veliyidai Trailer 2 : A Love Story with High Voltage Action

He said he is thankful for this collaboration with Rahman and Vairamuthi. Ratnam, speaking at the audio launch, said that through the film he would like to extend gratitude to the Indian armed forces. I met Mani sir in his office and asked him if I can join his team of assistant directors. "Working with Mani sir is like a booster shot of vitamins".

Author: 0 NCAA Tournament: Arizona the third-best team in the Sweet Sixteen?

In both of these games, junior guard Trevon Bluiett was the stand out player. The Atlantic Coast Conference's strong regular season only stood to set up a first-weekend flameout in the NCAA Tournament . If the event were being re-seeded, I'd bump the Wildcats up to a No. 1 seed. That's the question you hear most during the NCAA Tournament and it's such a beating! If Few is going to change that, he'll have to go through West Virginia's Bob Huggins, who has coached his teams to the NCAA ...

Medical Rock Bands Top It All- Arcade Fire, Killers and Muse Headlining Lollapalooza
Author: 0 Rock Bands Top It All- Arcade Fire, Killers and Muse Headlining Lollapalooza

Wednesday's lineup reveal also includes Atlanta trap stars Migos , esteemed French electronic act Justice , and electropop duo Sylvan Esso, featuring Milwaukee music scene veteran Nick Sanborn, among 176 acts. If you're looking to enjoy some awesome music without breaking the bank, single-day tickets will be going on sale today (3/22) at 10AM. 4-Day General Admission Tickets sold out on March 21.

Author: 0 Money for social services hangs in balance amid federal budget talks

If I have to go to Congress, I know the way to get there". "These meals come, and they're already warm". This brings up an important point: if the American people are willing to support ventures like Planned Parenthood and Meals on Wheels out of their own pockets, why is the government involved? The budget cuts to HUD could impact the Meals on Wheels program that provides much-needed meals to our seniors, as well as other programs.

Medical Spring Showers, Gusty Winds Expected To Hit California This Week
Author: 0 Spring Showers, Gusty Winds Expected To Hit California This Week

That was the case Tuesday morning when heavy showers flooded roads in East Sacramento and Tahoe Park, but Mead said the risk of more widespread flooding from a dam breach or levee failure remain minimal. The first storm moving over California will most likely pass through the Bay Area today, NWS said. Only San Francisco (3.17 inches of rain) has recorded more than its monthly average.

Medical Divi's Labs scrip dips by over 18% on US FDA action
Author: 0 Divi's Labs scrip dips by over 18% on US FDA action

Shares in the company have plunged 18 percent this week and were mired near a three-year low of 611.45 rupees (US$9.34) on Wednesday. Divis Lab shares fell amid huge volume. These observations were of serious nature and highlighted the concerns of falsification of records/documents, improper control over computer system for analytical testing and failure to guide quality and production activities.

Medical US FDA approves new add-on drug treatment for Parkinson's
Author: 0 US FDA approves new add-on drug treatment for Parkinson's

It's also not indicated for patients who are taking other MAOI drugs as it may cause a sudden severe increase in blood pressure; nor is it for those on opioids, St. This first new treatment for a decade represents an important addition to the treatment choices for patients with PD and their doctors. Those receiving Xadago experienced more beneficial "on" time, when Parkinson's symptoms are reduced, without uncontrolled involuntary movement (dyskinesia) compared to those receiving a placebo.

Medical Long-Term Use of Opioids Gets People Addicted
Author: 0 Long-Term Use of Opioids Gets People Addicted

At least 91 people die of an opioid overdose in the USA, according to CDC estimates. Also, an opioid refill also increases the chances of becoming addicted. "Health professionals who prescribe opioid medications to adolescents can play an important role in reducing prescription opioid misuse", Sean McCabe, study author and research professor at the University of MI, told Live Science.

Medical Sex with your partner brings a 48 hour 'afterglow', say scientists
Author: 0 Sex with your partner brings a 48 hour 'afterglow', say scientists

Sex is thought to facilitate bonding between partners and can have a positive influence on mood, health and social life. 'Our research shows that sexual satisfaction remains elevated 48 hours after sex. This association remained even when the scientists accounted for other factors such as sexual frequency, personality, and length of relationship. Dr Meltzer added: "Together, the findings suggest that sex is linked with relationship quality over time through the lingering effects of ...

Medical Australian patients urged to return their EpiPens because of worldwide recall
Author: 0 Australian patients urged to return their EpiPens because of worldwide recall

Mylan says it knows of two instances "world-wide" where the EpiPens from the recalled lot failed to activate. The pens are used in the emergency treatment of acute allergic (anaphylactic) reactions. No other batches of EpiPen, including EpiPen Jr 150 microgram adrenaline injection syringe auto-injectors, are known to be affected by this issue and are not subject to this recall.

Medical Energy Drinks And Alcohol Are A Bad Mix
Author: 0 Energy Drinks And Alcohol Are A Bad Mix

Injury can result from both intentional behaviour, like fights or attempted suicide, or accidental acts like tripping and vehicle accidents, according to the UVic report. Their study, published in The Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs , said that AmED use is becoming common in North America. According to Eureka Alert , Roemer said parts of her motivation in studying AmED were various researches on alcohol and cocaine.

Medical Makarfi attempting to bribe Supreme Court justices - Sheriff
Author: 0 Makarfi attempting to bribe Supreme Court justices - Sheriff

The Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has alleged that the party's national chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff, is holding the party to ransom, because he wants to use the PDP platform to contest for president in the 2019 general elections.

Medical Target Reimagines Stores for Added Convenience
Author: 0 Target Reimagines Stores for Added Convenience

Meanwhile, curved, more circular centre aisles aim to engage customers, while staff will be equipped with new technology to search inventory, take payment from a mobile point-of-sale system and arrange delivery, all from the sales floor. Last fall, Target launched an initiative in 25 stores in Los Angeles where it tested an updated grocery presentation with new lighting and foods to prepare single meal displayed together.

Medical U.S. infant mortality rate down 15 percent — CDC
Author: 0 U.S. infant mortality rate down 15 percent — CDC

Overall, New Jersey's rate dropped 15 percent - mirroring the national trend - from 2005 to 2014, said a report from the National Center for Health Statistics. 'What is concerning, though, is that the inequities between non-Hispanic blacks and American Indians and the Caucasian population have persisted'. The lowest rate among the Hispanic subgroups were Cuban infants, which saw 3.95 deaths for 1,000 births.

Medical Notre Dame forward Brianna Turner out of NCAA tournament with torn ACL
Author: 0 Notre Dame forward Brianna Turner out of NCAA tournament with torn ACL

Without her, the Irish are thin up front. Ae'Rianna Harris' layup brought the Boilermakers within 84-82 with 10.3 seconds left but they didn't get any closer. Mabry made two free throws with 6:15 to play and the Irish extended the lead to double digits after a turnover. Special commendations need to be handed to Seniors Bridget Perry and Ashley Morrissette in their last game in a Boilermaker uniform.

Medical Donald Trump just became one billion dollars poorer
Author: 0 Donald Trump just became one billion dollars poorer

As for U.S. president Donald Trump, he still made it into the world's billionaire's ranks with a net worth of US$3.5 billion, down by about US$1 billion compared to the past year. One person who didn't have such a good year, at least in terms of his net worth? That was only good for the 660 spot on the list, down from last year's ranking of 527.

Medical Thailand, Philippines Will 'Tighten' Military Ties
Author: 0 Thailand, Philippines Will 'Tighten' Military Ties

The leader of host country The Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte, hailed the "reawakening of an age-old kinship" with China that dates back to pre-Spanish barter trade and tourism. Duterte chose to set aside the ruling as he sought to strengthen ties with Beijing. The vessels are believed to have been searching Benham Rise, 250km east of the island of Luzon, in the Philippine Sea.

Medical Support World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD)
Author: 0 Support World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD)

In December, 2011 the UN General Assembly declared March 21 as a World Down Syndrome Day aimed at raising the issues of those people and attaching importance to their role within the public, press service of the Healthcare Ministry told "Armenpress".

Medical Federal cyberstalking charges filed after tweets cause seizure
Author: 0 Federal cyberstalking charges filed after tweets cause seizure

A grand jury referral said Rivello sent the tweet knowing journalist Kurt Eichenwald was "susceptible to seizures and that such animations are capable of causing seizures". Rivello, who is from Salisbury, Maryland, was initially charged with cyberstalking and appeared in federal court Friday. After sending Eichenwald the GIF in December, Rivello allegedly messaged another Twitter user, saying, "I hope this sends him into a seizure", and, "let's see if he dies".

Author: 0 D'Angelo Russell will remain in the Lakers starting lineup on Tuesday

Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka and Magic Johnson were flying to NY on Sunday to meet with the league office about Friday's incident and for a tutorial on the collective bargaining agreement. "He's one of the best guards in the league for a reason", Russell said. "I have to start over and come up with a different approach". The Cavaliers played a smaller lineup for a lot of the game, so Zubac played only 19 minutes.

Medical Deadly spider's venom may prevent stroke damage, finds study
Author: 0 Deadly spider's venom may prevent stroke damage, finds study

The molecule, called Hi1a, stood out because it looked like two copies of another brain cell-protecting chemical stitched together. Most of the strokes are ischaemic which simply means that they are caused by a blockage or clot in an artery or vessel that supplies oxygen to the brain.

Medical Upstate New York gets $2.3 billion gift in Republican health care bill
Author: 0 Upstate New York gets $2.3 billion gift in Republican health care bill

Cuomo said his "greatest fear" from the 2016 elections is coming true. And he warns it will spell disaster for some essential health care facilities statewide. "This amendment would make New York State take responsibility for their own budgeting, freeing up needed funds at the county level for local governments to use in our communities".

Medical Deep South Freeze Means Fewer Blueberries and Peaches
Author: 0 Deep South Freeze Means Fewer Blueberries and Peaches

On the bright side, he said, strawberries mostly made it through and are already setting fruit. The 15 percent that remains might be enough to satisfy local demand, but the packing sheds wont operate this summer because there wont be enough to ship elsewhere, Yonce said.

Medical Third Case of Avian Flu Found in Tennessee
Author: 0 Third Case of Avian Flu Found in Tennessee

On March 8, officials confirmed the detection of H79N low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) at a commercial poultry premises in Giles County, Tenn. He says Minnesota's poultry growers have done a great job in responding to bird flu in the past and enhanced their biosecurity efforts.

Medical Billionaire Gates meets with Trump to talk foreign aid
Author: 0 Billionaire Gates meets with Trump to talk foreign aid

In 2016, there were 1,810, this year the number is 2,043 - a 13 percent increase. The number of billionaires climbed 223 since 2016, the largest jump in the 31 years Forbes has tracked billionaires on a global scale. Galen Weston and family, who rank 133rd with a fortune estimated at $9.5 billion US. Mainland China had the most new ten-figure fortunes with 76.

Medical Michail Antonio pulls out of England squad
Author: 0 Michail Antonio pulls out of England squad

West Ham United attacker Michail Antonio has been forced to withdraw from the England squad for the upcoming matches against Germany and Lithuania. He played the whole game but the medical team have told me now. He didn't limp off, though, so we will see tomorrow". Two more West Ham players were injured against Leicester: stopper Winston Reid left the pitch in the 18t minute with an adductor injury and will be out of action between four and six weeks.

Medical Baby born with 4 legs, 2 spines thrives after risky surgery
Author: 0 Baby born with 4 legs, 2 spines thrives after risky surgery

Ruge, one of the pediatric neurosurgeons at the Chicago hospital said. Dominique was born with a parasitic twin. "This was very risky for Dominique". Doctors at the hospital said that a scan in December previous year had revealed the condition of the foetus but the couple chose to go ahead with the pregnancy.

Medical Paris Jackson's First Concert Was A Total Disappointment Thanks To Zac Efron
Author: 0 Paris Jackson's First Concert Was A Total Disappointment Thanks To Zac Efron

The model revealed that while she's outgrown her Zac infatuation, she did get to meet another big crush just a year ago in an emotional moment that led to some tears. Paris continued, "He was busy filming it when the tour was going on". The first records she ever listened to were the classic Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (on vinyl) and The Lion King Soundtrack (on CD).

Medical PM Modi asks MPs to spread awareness about BHIM app
Author: 0 PM Modi asks MPs to spread awareness about BHIM app

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed his displeasure over the absence of lawmakers from both the Houses. He added that Modi was visibly unhappy over absenteeism. The Prime Minister has also asked the party MPs to popularise the achievements of the NDA government by camping in their respective constituencies.

Medical Barry Bonds reunites with San Francisco Giants in front office role
Author: 0 Barry Bonds reunites with San Francisco Giants in front office role

What does that mean? He'll also visit the Giants' minor league teams. His duties in San Francisco are unknown, but the Giants have long kept former stars close in ambassadorial roles if nothing else. He won seven NL MVP awards and made 14 All-Star teams. Baer's effusive praise comes a decade after the organization went through an awkward tango with its slugging leftfielder.

Medical 'Deadliest Catch' star accused of molesting daughter
Author: 0 'Deadliest Catch' star accused of molesting daughter

Melissa Eckstrom , a family attorney in Seattle who revealed her own name in the lawsuit, claims she has battled depression, eating disorders and suicidal thoughts as a result of the trauma. "To the contrary, the information at hand suggests that Mr. Hansen has acted in a sexually inappropriate manner toward Melissa". She also claims that she still harbors memories of her father's abuse of her as a 2-year-old in 1990.

Medical Trump prepares to speak at campaign-style rally
Author: 0 Trump prepares to speak at campaign-style rally

British Prime Minister Theresa May, who has been criticized by opposition for not pressing Trump on contentious issues during a trip to Washington, tells a magazine, "I like to think we got on". Trump blamed Democrats for passing Obamacare without any Republican support in 2010. "Instead health care policy is being created to protect the most powerful from the discomfort of being taxed and to protect all individuals from a government requirement that we have insurance that we will all someday ...

Medical Stock for Your Case: Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR)
Author: 0 Stock for Your Case: Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR)

Today, Instinet raised its price target on CytomX Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CTMX) to per share. Elkfork Partners LLC purchased a new position in Nektar Therapeutics during the fourth quarter valued at about $105,000. In other CytomX Therapeutics news, insider Sean A. Mccarthy sold 14,343 shares of CytomX Therapeutics stock in a transaction on Friday, March 3rd. According to Yang, Aegis' previous price target had not accounted for revenue from NKTR-181, and the price target increase stems ...

Author: 0 Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch faces grilling in Senate hearing

Grassley has set a committee vote on Gorsuch's nomination for April 3rd, with Republicans hoping for a vote in the full Senate before the Easter recess. This is just another attempt by Feinstein and Democratic senators to preserve Supreme Court decisions that they like, all while discrediting the decisions that fail to align with their political agenda.

Medical A Lot of People Became Billionaires Last Year
Author: 0 A Lot of People Became Billionaires Last Year

His net worth was estimated at $2.5 billion. Former trade minister Robert Ongpin, meanwhile, notched the 1795 spot in the list with his $1.1 billion net worth. All but one of the 15 newly self-made female billionaires came from the Asia-Pacfic region, including Vietnam's first self-made female billionaire Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao who took her budget airline VietJet Air public last month.