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Author: 0 Thomas scores 53 as Celtics take 2-0 series lead

It was especially tough for John Wall , Bradley Beal and the rest of the Wizards. "I like to talk trash", Thomas said . Wall, in particular, had to feel like Game 2 should have been his for the taking. "We don't like them and they don't like us". A team with homecourt advantage that goes up 3-0 in a series has won 103 of 103 times , providing a concrete fate.

Author: 0 New advanced voting schedule making big difference: Elections BC

Watson says Elections BC expects voting trends to simmer down this week, but will immediately rise up again on Decision Day, May 9th. Votes that are cast during advance voting days will be counted on election night on May 9 . Voters must bring either one piece of photo ID or two pieces of ID and one must include their address. A list of acceptable documents can be found on the Elections BC website at www.elections.bc.ca.

Medical Woman describes fighting off intruder with bat
Author: 0 Woman describes fighting off intruder with bat

She recognized him as a family friend, 34-year-old Joe Sotello, according to WJHL in Tennessee . The woman heard a knock on her door and greeted a woman who said she was passing out flyers to search for a missing dog, KCPQ reports . But the 52-year-old woman refused to back down, despite being almost a foot shorter than Sotello. Together, the three women physically drove Mr. Sotello out of the house and onto the front lawn.

Medical Nigerian president misses cabinet meeting amid health fears
Author: 0 Nigerian president misses cabinet meeting amid health fears

The country's first lady, Aisha Buhari, took to Twitter Tuesday in a bid to assuage fears for her husband's health. "Concerns are growing now that Buhari again was not seen at the federal executive council meeting", Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris, reporting from Nigeria's capital, Abuja , said.

Medical 'Exercise pill' boosts endurance by 70%, offering hope for weight loss
Author: 0 'Exercise pill' boosts endurance by 70%, offering hope for weight loss

Muscle can use either fat or glucose as its energy source, but the brain relies exclusively on glucose. Senior author Ronald Evans - of the Gene Expression Laboratory at Salk and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in Chevy Chase, MD - and colleagues say that their findings advance the possibility of "exercise-in-a-pill" - that is, a drug that can simulate the benefits of exercise .

Medical Pak SC special bench to monitor Panamagate JIT proceedings
Author: 0 Pak SC special bench to monitor Panamagate JIT proceedings

The bench rejected the names sent by the SECP and the State Bank of Pakistan and asked the Chairman of the SECP and the Governor of SBP to appear before the bench on the next hearing on Friday. The Supreme Court had, by a majority verdict of three to two, ordered the constitution of a joint investigation team (JIT) to probe the assets of the incumbent prime minister.

Medical Euro zone businesses blow into second quarter on six-year high: PMI
Author: 0 Euro zone businesses blow into second quarter on six-year high: PMI

Meanwhile, euro area economic growth accelerated to a six-year high at the start of Q2, according to the Markit Eurozone PMI Composite Output Index. The pound's steep fall after last year's Brexit vote has increased domestic inflation, which has taken a toll on consumer spending that was seen to prop up the United Kingdom economy in the months following the referendum.

Medical GOP revives struggling health care bill for vote
Author: 0 GOP revives struggling health care bill for vote

Other Democrats chimed in with their opposition on social media, while Republicans were almost silent about the health care vote. "If victorious, Republicans will be having a big press conference at the handsome Rose Garden of the White House immediately after vote!" We're gonna pass it! The Senate must work its will, and the House legislation has generated significant opposition in the upper chamber.

Medical Somali minister shot dead by auditor general's bodyguards
Author: 0 Somali minister shot dead by auditor general's bodyguards

The minister's bodyguards fired back. Unknown gunmen shot dead Somali Minister of Public Works and Reconstruction Abbas Abdullahi Sheikh Siraji on Wednesday evening in the restive Mogadishu, police and government officials said. Siraji was killed when bodyguards tasked with protecting Nur Jimale Farah, auditor-general, apparently mistook the minister, who was driving himself in a following vehicle, for an assailant.

Author: 0 Frugal U.S. consumers seen holding back first-quarter GDP

Through eight years of a fundamentally tepid recovery, the promise of stronger economic growth that is always just around the corner has had a waiting-for-Godot quality. The first-quarter fade is also sure to be noticed by the Federal Reserve as it contemplates whether to proceed with two more interest-rate increases planned for this year.

Medical Eman Ahmed's obesity treatment to continue in Abu Dhabi
Author: 0 Eman Ahmed's obesity treatment to continue in Abu Dhabi

The 36-year-old from Alexandria has lymphedema, a condition that causes body tissue to swell. Earlier, Eman Ahmed's sister Saimma Selim had alleged that Dr Muffazal Lakdawala, who has been treating the former is not correct about his updates about Eman's health and recovery, adding that her sister has not recovered at all.

Medical Puerto Rico turns to courts for debt protection
Author: 0 Puerto Rico turns to courts for debt protection

In addition to the island's financial woes, Puerto Rico faces a brain drain problem, high unemployment and an aging population that has placed a strain on the economy. "Yesterday, just as a deal was within reach, we understand that the Oversight Board intervened to block it, and the Governor acquiesced to the Board", Andrew Rosenberg, the legal advisor to the group, said in the written statement.

Medical Starbucks' Midnight Mint Mocha Frapp Couldn't Be Further From The Unicorn Frappuccino
Author: 0 Starbucks' Midnight Mint Mocha Frapp Couldn't Be Further From The Unicorn Frappuccino

Jocelyn Freeman, who blogs at The Modern Barista and invented a similar " mermaid Frappuccino ", came up with the drink and even drew a narwhal on the cup. Like all good fraps, it's topped with whipped cream and then dusted with cocoa powder to finish it all off. The Washington Post indicated that this new drink is aimed at their Instagram audience , following the dark food trend, and is meant to mimic "dark starry nights, looking up at the sky with a cool summer breeze".

Medical DOH To Host Workshops In Recognition Of Mental Health Month
Author: 0 DOH To Host Workshops In Recognition Of Mental Health Month

Mental health diseases are not flaws in character, they are unfortunate medical events, just like cancer, heart disease and the common cold. The university said the Post Graduate Certificate in Perinatal and Maternal Mental Health will be an opportunity for all health and social care professionals to gain skills that will allow them to "identify and intervene confidently" when working with women with mental health issues and their families.

Medical Bitcoin soars above €1200 to all-time high
Author: 0 Bitcoin soars above €1200 to all-time high

The cryptocurrency was trading up 2.01 per cent at $1,520.05, near its intraday high of $1,522.58, at the time of publishing. Here's why the Bitcoin price is soaring... The surge follows up on a massive spike higher in the second most-popular cryptocurrency, Ethereum. The combined market cap of the two is now above $30 billion.

Medical The Launch Of Sony's PlayStation5 May Be Sooner Than Expected
Author: 0 The Launch Of Sony's PlayStation5 May Be Sooner Than Expected

Launched in November 2013, the Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) has been a smashing hit over the years. Even though PS4 got what could be termed as a mid-cycle refresh in 2016 with the launch of the PlayStation 4 Pro, it appears as though Sony is prepping to launch the next-generation PS as early as next year.

Medical Dems Spin Wheels Spinning Ossoff's Fail Into a GOP Defeat
Author: 0 Dems Spin Wheels Spinning Ossoff's Fail Into a GOP Defeat

Democrat Jon Ossoff drew 48.1 percent of the vote in Tuesday's special election, just shy of the 50 percent needed to win the most closely watched us congressional race since Trump took office in January. While no poll showed Ossoff getting to 50 percent (even with undecided voters allocated), he was dominating the early vote . In a statement late Tuesday night, Ossoff described his strong showing as "a remarkable victory".

Medical Cinco de Mayo at Fort Lauderdale TacoCraft
Author: 0 Cinco de Mayo at Fort Lauderdale TacoCraft

Browse through the next few slides, pick your favorite and share it on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. Come out of your shell for Cinco de Mayo . "A lot of drinks, a lot of tacos everywhere". Date: May 5, 2017 at 6 p.m. Owners can register their Chihuahua online at http://www.cincodemayoeagle.com or at the event on Sunday from 1 p.m. until 1:30 p.m.

Medical Gene editing strategy eliminates HIV-1 infection in live animals, researchers show
Author: 0 Gene editing strategy eliminates HIV-1 infection in live animals, researchers show

Researchers genetically inactivated HIV-1 in transgenic mice, reducing the RNA expression of viral genes by roughly 60 to 95 percent. Scientists also performed another test - infecting another group of mice with EcoHIV. "The imaging system, developed by Dr". At the end of 2014, there were 103,700 people in the United Kingdom living with HIV and a further estimated 18,000 who do not know they are infected, according to NHS figures .

Medical Candy shop starts selling Pickle Juice soda
Author: 0 Candy shop starts selling Pickle Juice soda

Our search to get our hands on the much-talked-about Pickle Juice Soda ended at Blue Sun Soda Shop, where you can't help but smile walking in. Yes, the caption is heavy on the puns, but that's totally kosher in our books. If you live near one of the candy shop's three locations in Pennsylvania and OH you can pick up a bottle for $2.50. "While the flavor isn't overwhelming, it's sweet and would definitely satisfy that pickle craving".

Medical Bemidji school bus crash injures students, driver
Author: 0 Bemidji school bus crash injures students, driver

One student was "pinned inside the bus" and was extricated by firefighters. Five students on the bus were transported to Sanford Health for evaluation. The students on board were largely from the school district's northern attendance areas, which includes Red Lake Nation, and the bus was headed for nearby Northern Elementary, according to school district staff.

Medical CDC: Life expectancy improves for blacks
Author: 0 CDC: Life expectancy improves for blacks

By comparison, during the same period, the death rate of the white population saw a 14 percent decrease. A black child born in 2014 can expect to live to be 75.6, compared to 79 for a white child born that year. For blacks ages 18 to 34, it is nine times higher than for whites. The report was published online May 2 in the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report .

Medical Parliament OK's prime minister's call for early election ahead of Brexit
Author: 0 Parliament OK's prime minister's call for early election ahead of Brexit

While promising to run a "positive and optimistic campaign", she said the choice at the election was between her "strong and stable leadership" or a "coalition of chaos" led by Mr Corbyn. In Bolton, Mrs May said the country now has a "unity of purpose" and a desire for the Government to "get on" with implementing Brexit and "making a success of it".

Medical Indonesia RoRo service up
Author: 0 Indonesia RoRo service up

Mindanao Development Authority deputy executive director Romeo Montenegro said that the opening of the new shipping route within the BIMP-EAGA is safe, as it is expected to further enhance trade between the Philippines and Indonesia. "It will also introduce new opportunities for trade expansion with larger and emerging economies outside our region", he said. Products that can be exported to Indonesia include animal feeds, aqua products, charcoal, coffee beans, construction materials, copra, ...

Author: 0 Michael Slager to plead guilty in connection with killing of Walter Scott

To add insult to injury, as the video shows, after Slager shot Walter Scott he calmly approached him, offering no medical assistance and then handcuffed the injured man. No sentencing date has been set, Savage said. "The defendant acknowledges that during the time he used deadly force , he knew that the use of deadly force was unnecessary and excessive, and therefore unreasonable under the circumstances", the plea says.

Medical Malcolm Butler Joins Patriots For Voluntary Workouts
Author: 0 Malcolm Butler Joins Patriots For Voluntary Workouts

The New England Patriots don't have to worry about a holdout from star cornerback Malcolm Butler . That's far below market value for Butler. The 27-year-old wanted to be paid like an unrestricted free agent and did not like the Patriots signing cornerback Stephon Gilmore to a five-year, $65 million contract.

Author: 0 Trump Defends $1 Trillion Budget Bill in Face of Conservative Fury

On the defensive, Mr Trump and his allies issued a flurry of contradictory statements ahead of key votes in Congress on a 1.1 trillion-dollar spending bill to keep the government at full speed through September. "But to the extent that the president advocated for one today, if you want to imagine what a good shutdown was, it's one that fixes this town". It included an unprecedented extra $120 million for the cost of protecting Mr Trump and his family.

Medical Acute malnutrition surges in Somali children, UNICEF says
Author: 0 Acute malnutrition surges in Somali children, UNICEF says

As families flee their homes, children have no access to health and nutrition services, clean water, or adequate sanitation and hygiene, putting them at greater risk of malnutrition, it said, adding that diseases are spreading rapidly in crowded sites for displaced people.

Medical Baylor University Fraternity Suspended for Racist
Author: 0 Baylor University Fraternity Suspended for Racist "Cinco de Drinko" Party

Thomas, a freshman at Baylor University in Waco, Tex., arrived at the Kappa Sigma party to find attendees dressed in sombreros, ponchos and flower crowns. A Baylor spokesman told the newspaper the university had no direct evidence of students painting their faces but would investigate if those student reports were substantiated.

Medical Plastic bags act as womb for premature lambs
Author: 0 Plastic bags act as womb for premature lambs

An incredible new scientific experiment successfully took unborn lambs and grew each of them inside an artificial womb called a biobag . Researchers at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia created the artificial womb, which basically looks like a giant Ziploc bag with filled with clear fluid.

Medical Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) 1Q17 Earnings; Misses Street View; Reiterates 2017 View
Author: 0 Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) 1Q17 Earnings; Misses Street View; Reiterates 2017 View

But there is good news despite the drop: Shares of Gilead Sciences have yet to hit a new 52-week low. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $67.32 and a 200 day moving average of $71.29. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 3,199,969 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $214,973,917.42. Finally, Berenberg Bank set a $78.00 target price on shares of Gilead Sciences and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, February 14th.

Medical New York girds itself for Trump's first visit as president
Author: 0 New York girds itself for Trump's first visit as president

The born-and-bred New Yorker, whose image for decades was interwoven with his brash hometown, is making his first trip back to Manhattan since taking office, returning to New York City on Thursday, May 4, to mark the anniversary of an important World War II battle by making a speech on a decommissioned aircraft carrier docked on the Hudson River.

Medical $8 billion amendment injects new optimism for GOP health bill
Author: 0 $8 billion amendment injects new optimism for GOP health bill

Upton is working on an amendment, which has not been released publicly, to the House GOP's ObamaCare replacement bill that would add $8 billion over five years to help people with pre-existing conditions afford their premiums. According to Ross, Ryan told Republicans, "This is who we are". Two Republican holdouts on the House GOP health care plan say they have a compromise plan that may unite the splintered caucus around a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Medical Tick Diseases On Rise In Maine, And Not Just Lyme
Author: 0 Tick Diseases On Rise In Maine, And Not Just Lyme

Ohio Department of Health entomologist Rich Gary also cited the mild winter for people seeing see more ticks. "There is much more awareness of Lyme disease and testing that's done for it in doctor's offices and emergency rooms", he says. Asked if the recent ice-storm might have set back the insects' progress, Deacon said he "can't imagine how a tick would be happy encased in ice", but added "they are wonderful creatures, and if they could grin, they would probably just grin and bear it.they ...

Medical Azlan Shah Cup: Mandeep's hat-trick helps India edge past Japan
Author: 0 Azlan Shah Cup: Mandeep's hat-trick helps India edge past Japan

India had their back against the wall after Japan took lead via Heita Yoshihara in the 43 minute. Japan failed to use their first PC a short while later, but Kazuma Marata scored the equalizer in the 13th minute. But India equalised when Mandeep claimed a dramatic goal when he touched the ball assisted by Harmanpreet Singh to deflect it into the post. The 6th minute goal ensured India a 1-0 lead.

Medical Apple eying to tap India's huge potential: Tim Cook
Author: 0 Apple eying to tap India's huge potential: Tim Cook

Cook also added that he is not surprised that some of the competition has pulled back from the smartwatch market. Even as its reputation for being an unnecessary gadget has lessened of late to be replaced with some astonishingly positive coverage, many still consider the Apple Watch something of a non-essential luxury item.

Medical Telangana SSC results today - List of websites to get results
Author: 0 Telangana SSC results today - List of websites to get results

Students who will not qualify in any one of the subjects should appear for the supplementary exams. BSE Telangana is going to declare 10th Class results tomorrow. Click on Telangana 10th Class Results. The students who had appeared have been eagerly waiting for the declaration of the results. Summative Assessment (SA) is conducted for each paper for 40 Marks.

Medical High Lake Ontario water levels
Author: 0 High Lake Ontario water levels

Lawrence River. "Though it has been almost 20 years since water levels have been this high (since 1998), higher levels on Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River have occurred several times in the past and will occur again in the future". With Lake Ontario as his backdrop, Cuomo told reporters in Rochester that the Army Corps of Engineers expects the water levels to rise an additional three inches by the end of May, on top of a two-foot increase in levels since the beginning of April.

Medical McConnell touts deal to keep health benefits for retired miners permanently
Author: 0 McConnell touts deal to keep health benefits for retired miners permanently

The cost is estimated at about $1.3 billion over a decade, Manchin said. President Harry Truman in 1946 brokered the Krug-Lewis agreement, which guaranteed health and pension benefits for coal miners. In turn, our coal miners propelled the American economy, ushered in decades of economic growth, started an energy boom that made the USA a superpower, and helped our nation to victory in two World Wars.

Medical Falmouth Police collect 537 pounds of unwanted drugs
Author: 0 Falmouth Police collect 537 pounds of unwanted drugs

Arizona sees one fatality every day because of prescription opioid overdoses. The nationwideDrug Enforcement Administration-sponsored event is an effort to get risky and unused or expired medications out of homes to help prevent abuse and theft.

Medical NY triplets born with same skull malformation get surgery
Author: 0 NY triplets born with same skull malformation get surgery

Kaden is described as the laid back one, Hunter the talker and Jackson is the tough one. Craniosynostosis is said to occur in 1 in 2,500 babies. Doctors removed a bone from each of the triplets' heads when they were only nine weeks old, and six months later they are developing satisfactorily.

Medical S.C. State women to face Georgia in NCAA Championships
Author: 0 S.C. State women to face Georgia in NCAA Championships

Mississippi State and Ole Miss are sending both its men's and women's tennis teams as No. 2 seeds to the NCAA Tournament. The Gauchos defeated Kansas in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament before falling to Cal in the second round .

Medical 'If there's a shutdown, there's a shutdown,' Trump says
Author: 0 'If there's a shutdown, there's a shutdown,' Trump says

President Trump had proposed £1.2 billion for his wall as part of the spending bill. "But we are pleased the president is finally backing off from the wall that Mexico would build this attractive wall, and every time there was some outcry about it, it would grow 10 feet taller", Crowley continued.

Medical Premature lamb successfully grown in plastic womb offers hope for human babies
Author: 0 Premature lamb successfully grown in plastic womb offers hope for human babies

And the team's efforts were successful, with the lambs showing normal circulation, blood pressure, metabolic processing, growth, lung development and brain development after four weeks inside the artificial womb. The environment of each artificial womb allowed all of the lamb fetuses to survive and thrive . The authors acknowledge that it's going to take more research into the science and safety of this device before it can be used on human babies.

Author: 0 Rockets' 22 3-pointers dismantle Spurs, 126-99 in Game 1

Houston is a classic dark horse with a chip on the shoulder and absolutely no fear with so many offensive weapons. It began with a slow drizzle in the first quarter and slowly turned into a torrential downpour. San Antonio won by two, two and six points, while Houston's victory was also by two points. I wasn't using hyperbole. As a team, the Spurs shot just 36 percent from the field and nine of 29 from the three-point line as they came out flat in Game 1 and found themselves in deep ...

Medical Gluten-free diet raises heart attack risk
Author: 0 Gluten-free diet raises heart attack risk

Dietary gluten triggers inflammation and intestinal damage in coeliacs and is connected to an increased risk of heart disease which can be reduced after treatment with a gluten-free diet. Gluten-free diets have been some of the most-discussed and often controversial topics when it comes to nutrition. Currently, about one percent of the population has celiac disease , yet one in five Americans follow a gluten-free lifestyle, which has become a popular diet trend.

Medical United States airlines face customer service warning
Author: 0 United States airlines face customer service warning

The Transportation Committee grilled top airline executives for almost four hours after a string of bad behavior caught on camera. Committee members complained about seat sizes, about checked-bag fees, about ticket-booking websites, about overbooking and bumping, and rude gate attendants.