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Medical Cubs C Contreras banned two games
Author: 0 Cubs C Contreras banned two games

In case you missed it, Contreras stepped in for pitcher John Lackey as he got into a verbal argument with home plate umpire Jordan Baker in the top of the fifth inning last night. Contreras apologized after Friday's game for his actions. "I'm sure if I see Jordan (Saturday) I will apologize to him". I don't have any concerns on my part (about a suspension).

Medical Tunisia beat Nigeria to become FIBA AfroBasket's new champions
Author: 0 Tunisia beat Nigeria to become FIBA AfroBasket's new champions

Download the Nigeria Today app from Play store. Nigeria led the first and second quarters at 25-18 and 27-25 but the Cameroonians fought back to win the third quarter at 27-23. He was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player, headlining the All-Star Five Awards offered by Tissot, where he was joined by Ikenna Iroegbu (Nigeria); Mohamed Hadidane (Tunisia), Mourad El Mabrouk (Tunisia) and Gorgui Dieng(Senegal).

Medical Smith bats for peace ahead of India ODIs
Author: 0 Smith bats for peace ahead of India ODIs

Finally with the debate ending, the team travelled up to Bangladesh for their first summer tour, a two-match Test series. India will look to beat Australia in a bi-lateral series and thus register their fourth series win against the visitors.

Medical Complaint filed in Hollywood nursing home deaths
Author: 0 Complaint filed in Hollywood nursing home deaths

Police in Hollywood, Florida, are investigating the deaths of eight nursing home patients after Hurricane Irma damaged the facility's air conditioning system, subjecting its residents to the sweltering September heat. But the most recent state inspection reports showed no deficiencies in the area of emergency plans. Older people can be more susceptible to heat because their bodies do not adjust to temperatures as well as young people.

Author: 0 Million Remain Without Power in Florida as Residents Survey Irma Damage

About 2,100 Coastal Electric and Georgia Power customers in South Bryan were without power as of 9 a.m. In Lee County, 198,950 of FPL's 259,900 had outages, according to the website. "We are working on it but do not have that at this time ". Georgia Power monitored the path of Hurricane Irma for more than a week prior to the storm entering Georgia.

Medical ANP candidate pulls out of NA-120 race for Kulsoom Nawaz
Author: 0 ANP candidate pulls out of NA-120 race for Kulsoom Nawaz

The cases are based on the July 28 judgement of the Supreme Court in the Panama Papers case. Sharif resigned but insists he was disqualified over a trivial charge. He said that on receiving any such report from the team, the commission will take action. Khan, a cricket legend-turned-politician, will likely be a potential contender for prime minister when the next elections are held.

Medical Markets trade lower; Sensex 64 pts down
Author: 0 Markets trade lower; Sensex 64 pts down

North Korea today fired off its second missile over Japan. Market breadth was in the favour of losers, with about 2 stocks declining to every 1 stock that advanced. The gauge rallied 579.96 points in the previous six sessions, on the back of continuous capital inflows by domestic institutional investors (DIIs).

Medical Woman arrested after viral video shows her thrashing Armyman
Author: 0 Woman arrested after viral video shows her thrashing Armyman

Kalra got off from her auto and continued to hurl abuses. The incident happened on September 9 but was reported to police on September 13, following which a case was registered and the woman was arrested. The soldier walked back to the truck and sat in the driver's seat only to find the incensed woman slamming her fists on the truck door, all the while shouting abuses at the soldiers.

Medical World hunger on rise again due to climate change and conflicts
Author: 0 World hunger on rise again due to climate change and conflicts

The report attributed the increase, which is 38 million more people than the previous year, largely to the spread of violent conflicts and climate-related shocks. The heads of major United Nations agencies warned that without concerted action, the ambitious goal set by world governments to end hunger and prevent malnutrition by 2030 will not be reached.

Medical Real Madrid defender Marcelo signs new five-year deal
Author: 0 Real Madrid defender Marcelo signs new five-year deal

Two successive league draws have seen the reigning champions already playing catch up with the Catalan heavyweights, but Casemiro said it's still too early to rule out a second successive La Liga triumph. "I am happy and feel truly blessed to be at such a great club". It is a real dream come true and both my family and I are really pleased. "I have goals that I want to reach".

Medical Iceland PM calls for snap vote after government falls
Author: 0 Iceland PM calls for snap vote after government falls

The previous government was felled by the Panama Papers scandal over offshore tax havens. Together the three parties held the slimmest of majorities - 32 of the 63 seats in parliament following the October 29 election, which was called after the former prime minister resigned amid protests over his offshore holdings that were revealed in the Panama Papers leak.

Medical Bournemouth v Brighton & Hove Albion
Author: 0 Bournemouth v Brighton & Hove Albion

Manager Chris Hughton has played Hemed over top of Groß in three of Brighton's four games this season. "This is the first meeting between these two coastal clubs since April 2015, but there won't be a long wait until the next match as they face each other again in the EFL Cup on Tuesday".

Medical Poor Diet can lead to Early Death- Study finds
Author: 0 Poor Diet can lead to Early Death- Study finds

Over one billion people around the world are living with mental health and addiction problems, a major new study has shown. Back pain, migraine headaches and other musculoskeletal disorders are the top causes of years lived with disability (YLDs) in Australia.

Medical Park grabs first-round lead at Evian Championship
Author: 0 Park grabs first-round lead at Evian Championship

It was really solid, and hopefully it's good momentum going into tomorrow. She was five-over par through 12 holes. "Well, I mean, we all expected it as soon as we all saw it". Ryu was 2 under through six holes when play was erased. "I guess it was for me, yes", Park said of the tour's decision being a good break for her. Jutanugarn and Nordqvist were in the late-starting groups and never had to endure the 45 miles per hour (70 kph) gusts and driving rain one day earlier.

Medical Japanese, others win Ig Nobel award for discovering unique insects
Author: 0 Japanese, others win Ig Nobel award for discovering unique insects

And soon after, the prize winners - from five continents - were brought on to stage, introduced and handed their prizes by actual Nobel Prize laureates. The 2010 study, conducted on 103 people in Queensland, Australia, found that problem gamblers were likely to place higher bets after handling the reptiles, as their brains had misinterpreted the excitement of holding a unsafe animal as a sign they were on a lucky streak.

Medical Operation Python Dance II to make its exit out of Abia
Author: 0 Operation Python Dance II to make its exit out of Abia

Since the deployment of forces, deadly clashes have been recorded between the military and IPOB members in Abia and neighbouring Rivers State, with rising casualties recorded by members of the separatist group. Okezie Ikpeazu, announced that soldiers would be withdrawn from the streets of Umuahia and the commercial hub Aba on Friday to reduce tension and the suffering of the people.

Medical Pennsylvania House passes measure to close budget deficit with no tax hikes
Author: 0 Pennsylvania House passes measure to close budget deficit with no tax hikes

The General Assembly has been trying to wrap up a $32 billion budget since June . "We commend the House for standing up for the families in our state and urge the Senate to do the right thing and support this revenue plan". HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Up against an unprecedented cash crunch, Republicans who control Pennsylvania's House of Representatives late Wednesday night approved a no-new-taxes borrowing package to help plug the state government's $2.2 billion budget gap.

Medical Delhi's most wanted criminal held after shootout
Author: 0 Delhi's most wanted criminal held after shootout

He was also extorting businessmen at will in the two regions, said the police. An officer privy to investigation said that he used to interact with his accomplices through Facebook Messenger. Two sophisticated pistols and 17 rounds were recovered from the arrested. After searching his auto, police also found another countrymade English pistol loaded with four live cartridges from underneath the driver seat.

Medical Post-Harvey aerial mosquito spraying set for Thursday night
Author: 0 Post-Harvey aerial mosquito spraying set for Thursday night

In an attempt to lower these risks, Harris County Public Health is partnering with the Texas Department of State Health Services and the U.S. Air Force Reserve to conduct an aerial spray operation in Harris County. Harris County, the state's most populous county and home to Houston, is expected to begin night-time spraying soon, said Dr. Mustapha Debboun, director of the Mosquito and Vector Control division of Harris County Public Health.

Medical Eight die at nursing home as Irma's aftermath brings new hazards
Author: 0 Eight die at nursing home as Irma's aftermath brings new hazards

The death toll from the storm approached 80 on Wednesday as officials continued to assess the damage after Irma powered through the Caribbean as one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes on record and slammed into the Florida Keys archipelago with sustained winds of up to 215 km/h.

Medical IPOB/Locals Clash: Police Arraign 32 Members In Port Harcourt
Author: 0 IPOB/Locals Clash: Police Arraign 32 Members In Port Harcourt

Channels reports that an unconfirmed number of casualities have been recorded, as well as properties burnt down. Aba is also said to be in a very volatile mode now as IPOB members are on a rampage on the streets. Calm has, however, returned to the area after the clash that lasted for about an hour on Tuesday. "The timely response of the Police restored normalcy and brought the situation under control, as I made adequate deployment to arrest the situation", he said.

Medical Nalgonda doctor stabbed to death in Wichita; one held
Author: 0 Nalgonda doctor stabbed to death in Wichita; one held

Emergency Medical personnel pronounced him dead at the scene. "The security guard at the country club observed an individual sitting in the auto in the parking lot with blood on (him)". The case was scheduled to go to the District Attorney's office September 15. WICHITA- A man has been arrested in the stabbing death of a doctor at his holistic medicine practice in east Wichita.

Author: 0 Doug Pederson ready to face mentor Andy Reid

Despite winning their opener, the Philadelphia Eagles have room to improve on offense. Jon Dorenbos , the long snapper whose trade to the New Orleans Saints revealed a life-threatening aortic aneurysm last week, has undergone successful open-heart surgery, according to Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson in his press conference with local reporters.

Medical New Jersey unemployment rate climbs to 4.5 percent
Author: 0 New Jersey unemployment rate climbs to 4.5 percent

The board says the recent opening of Cowbell Brewery in Blyth, adding about 100 jobs to the area played a big role in last month's numbers. Hispanic unemployment increased from 5.3 percent in July to 5.4 percent in August, according to DEED.

Medical Pope Francis greets and hugs Father Tom Uzhunnalil after his release
Author: 0 Pope Francis greets and hugs Father Tom Uzhunnalil after his release

Photos of the encounter show an emotional scene as Fr. Uzhunnalil bends down to kiss the Pope's feet, after which the Pope tenderly gives the priest his blessing. The Vatican has, meanwhile, expressed its gratitude to Oman for assisting in the efforts that led to Uzhunnalil's release. The Times of Oman quoted the Oman government as saying, "In response to the royal orders of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said and as per a request from the Vatican.

Medical How to Reverse Type 2 Diabetes
Author: 0 How to Reverse Type 2 Diabetes

In a small study , Robert Ryder, MD , consultant diabetologist at City Hospital in Birmingham, United Kingdom, and colleagues analyzed data from 31 adults with type 2 diabetes and obesity aged 28 to 62 years who had the device implanted after October 2014 and removed after 1 year (mean age, 51 years; 58% men; 48% white; mean diabetes duration, 13.3 years).

Medical Lost Interest in Sex? This Could Help
Author: 0 Lost Interest in Sex? This Could Help

Women were also more likely to be put off by a bad first sexual experience, the survey added, because they were more likely to have been pressured or to have regrets about the way they lost their virginity. "For some, it is a natural and normal place to be, but for others it causes pain and misery", she said. They also discovered that half of the people disinterested in sex were distressed about their lack of desire to have intercourse.

Medical Target recalls 4-drawer dressers that could harm children
Author: 0 Target recalls 4-drawer dressers that could harm children

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission there have been 12 reports of dressers tipping or collapsing, including tipping over on two three-year-old children. The recall was issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPC) on September 13. The model number 249-05-0103 (black), 249-05-0106 (espresso) or 249-0500109 (maple) is printed on the product's packaging.

Medical Why tattoos could give you cancer
Author: 0 Why tattoos could give you cancer

Most tattoo inks contain organic pigments, but also include preservatives and contaminants like nickel, chromium, manganese or cobalt. The immune system is a combination of network cells, tissues, and organs that protect our body. Tattoos could give you cancer, new research suggests. Scientists in Grenoble, joined by colleagues at the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment in Berlin , used X-ray fluorescence measurements to identify particles in the skin and the lymph nodes, ...

Medical Muscogee County School District to reopen Wednesday
Author: 0 Muscogee County School District to reopen Wednesday

Lewis replied in an email, "A recommendation to the Board of Education regarding if and when school make-up days might occur due to the storm will be forthcoming in the days ahead". Power has been restored at North Columbia Elementary School and that school will open again on Wednesday. But the district's calendar only includes one of these days in the schedule.

Medical San Diego Is Power Washing Its Streets To Stop An Outbreak
Author: 0 San Diego Is Power Washing Its Streets To Stop An Outbreak

Officials with the City of San Diego said 15 people have died in the city from a Hepatitis A outbreak that is mainly affecting the homeless population. "It makes sense that, if they're doing it there and they haven't had any cases, it could be beneficial here as well". "The issue is getting people, especially those who might be living on the street, into care and getting the series (of shots)", Saag adds.

Medical The Obama Foundation is hosting a civics 'training day' in Boston
Author: 0 The Obama Foundation is hosting a civics 'training day' in Boston

Former president Barack Obama has been making random steps back into the public eye after leaving the White House, but now the ex-prez is returning to his community roots with a new leadership summit . The former president will be joined at the summit by his wife, former first lady Michelle Obama. Over the last nine months, the Foundation has been soliciting input from people in Chicago, all over the country, and around the world to learn about what's working in your communities and to ...

Medical Centre to act on petrol, diesel price hike: Minister
Author: 0 Centre to act on petrol, diesel price hike: Minister

The price of petrol in Delhi, for instance, has cumulatively increased by nearly Rs. 5 since the introduction of the daily pricing policy on June 16 this year. " GST is the only way to have a rational price mechanism for petroleum products. the industry has been demanding it and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley (who heads the GST Council) is very interested to have it", Pradhan said, pointing to the substantial difference in prices between Delhi and Mumbai , for instance, on account of local ...

Medical Aung San Suu Kyi cancels trip to United Nations amid growing Rohingya crisis
Author: 0 Aung San Suu Kyi cancels trip to United Nations amid growing Rohingya crisis

The U.N. refugee agency says the number of Rohingya refugees that have fled recent violence in Myanmar has spiked to about 370,000. "This is a political issue", he said . The UN Security Council is to meet on Wednesday behind closed doors for the second time since the latest crisis erupted. At a public meeting held at the Numaish Grounds on Sunday, which was attended by several Islamic scholars and Deputy Chief Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali, Maulana Hamed Mohammed Khan, the president of the ...

Medical Americans pause to remember September 11 victims
Author: 0 Americans pause to remember September 11 victims

The American Airlines Boeing 767, which was loaded with 20,000 gallons of jet fuel, crashed into the north tower of the World Trade Center (WTC), burning a hole near the 80th floor of the 110-story skyscraper, instantly killing hundreds and trapping hundreds of others in higher floors.

Medical Hurricane Irma: See the storm's wind and rain blast Florida
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma: See the storm's wind and rain blast Florida

As Hurricane Irma continued upward through Florida toward Georgia Monday, Hurricane Jose lingered in its wake. Jacksonville - the largest city geographically in the country - is grappling with a record storm surge and will get slammed with severe flash flooding before Irma continues her destructive northward march to Georgia and beyond.

Medical Counting of votes for DUSU polls underway
Author: 0 Counting of votes for DUSU polls underway

All the students are eagerly waiting to know the Delhi University Election Results. So, stay tune for all the latest updates. The court had then said that the university was "stigmatising" the student and asked how a warning could be termed a disciplinary action.

Medical No increase in early deaths among woman who use hormone therapy
Author: 0 No increase in early deaths among woman who use hormone therapy

Past studies looked at specific health effects of hormone replacement therapy and deaths from specific causes, such as cancer and heart disease. "In this new analysis, we found that there was no association between hormone therapy and all-cause mortality during either the treatment period or the long-term follow-up of these trials", lead author JoAnn Manson, chief of division of preventive medicine at the BWH.

Medical Korea ambassador over nuclear tests
Author: 0 Korea ambassador over nuclear tests

Han said Washington "fabricated the most vicious sanction resolution", news agencies reported. The initial US resolution had included a ban on oil exports to North Korea , which would have severely crippled the isolated nation's economy, and a freeze on the personal assets of its leader, Kim Jong Un.

Medical Boyfriend Of Slain Fargo Woman Awarded Custody Of Child
Author: 0 Boyfriend Of Slain Fargo Woman Awarded Custody Of Child

Two people who lived in the building are charged with conspiracy to commit murder and kidnapping. Their lawyers have declined comment. The search for LaFontaine-Greywind continued, and her body was found in the Red River on Sunday, Aug.

Medical North Korea, US delegates exchange fiery remarks on United Nations sanctions
Author: 0 North Korea, US delegates exchange fiery remarks on United Nations sanctions

The sanctions fell short of the original USA demand for banning foreign travel by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and freezing his assets. The council also froze the assets of three additional entities: the Central Military Commission, the powerful Organization and Guidance Department that directs key personnel appointments and the Propaganda and Agitation Department, which oversees the North's media and its censorship.

Medical Roy Hodgson appointed as Crystal Palace manager
Author: 0 Roy Hodgson appointed as Crystal Palace manager

The 70-year-old isn't an overly inspiring choice after a disappointing spell with the Three Lions, in which his last match saw them humiliated by Iceland at UEFA Euro 2016. "I am very excited to be back in club football", added a delighted Hodgson. "It's a good day for me, I'm very happy and looking forward to hopefully getting down to work and trying to help us get some points in the league and climb up the table".

Medical SC puts cap of 500 firecracker shops for Delhi
Author: 0 SC puts cap of 500 firecracker shops for Delhi

The Bench, while capping the number of temporary licences to 500, has also directed the Delhi police to reduce the grant of temporary licences by about 50% of the number of licences granted in 2016. The court urged the Delhi government and other authorities to consider encouraging fireworks display through community participation rather than individual bursting of fireworks.

Medical Continuous Sitting for Most of the Day May Increase Mortality Risk
Author: 0 Continuous Sitting for Most of the Day May Increase Mortality Risk

But logging sedentary time in shorter bouts of sitting "is the least harmful pattern of accumulation". Now, there's more evidence on how important it is to get up and move around on a regular basis. "The longer the better, the more intense the better", said Diaz. "Bout duration is a little trickier", said Diaz. But after tracking subjects for four years, they found that people who get up every 30 minutes were the least likely to have died during the period of the study.

Medical Rohingya rebels call one-month ceasefire as exodus grows
Author: 0 Rohingya rebels call one-month ceasefire as exodus grows

Some 40,000 Rohingyas have settled in India and 16,000 of them have received refugee documentation, he said . Zeid Ra'ad, the UN's high commissioner for human rights, accused Myanmar authorities of acting in a "clearly disproportionate" manner, "without regards for basic principles of worldwide law", on Monday.

Medical Top Ryan officials held; cops say evidence was tampered
Author: 0 Top Ryan officials held; cops say evidence was tampered

Neerja Batra, the acting principal of the school , is now hospitalised. A decision to install closed-circuit television in all classrooms, stairways, galleries, washrooms, and other open spaces in all schools was also taken. The incident occurred on Saturday in Rao's High School in Ramchandrapuram on the outskirts of Hyderabad, but came to light yesterday after a video of the girl describing the sequence of the events went viral.