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Medical California proposes armored cars to transport pot tax money
Author: 0 California proposes armored cars to transport pot tax money

The report is meant to help the state deal with a big problem that comes with the new legal pot market that most marijuana companies do only a cash business - including paying taxes. The report warned that the obstacles to creating a public financial institution are "formidable", including unknown startup costs, the probability of losses for several years or more that taxpayers would have to cover and trouble obtaining federal regulatory approval.

Author: 0 IUDs may prevent cervical cancer risk

Researchers have not established with certainty why the intra-uterine device reduces the risk of tumour of the cervix of the uterus. "Cervical cancer protection would be more icing on the cake of a great contraceptive choice". Researchers think IUDs might promote an immune response that kills off human papillomavirus (HPV), the virus that causes virtually all cases of cervical cancer.

Author: 0 Woman arrested for cooking roommate's ferret in oven

Police in New Hampshire say Ivana Clifford , 26, told officers she cooked the beloved animal - named "Angel" - because her roommate, Cara Murray , stole her clothes. "These allegations demonstrate a profound level of sadism that is of deep concern to this court", the judge told Clifford in court, according to NECN .

Author: 0 Breast cancer can return 20 years after initial diagnosis

The study, involving nearly 63,000 women from 88 clinical trials, has found that the absolute cumulative risk for metastatic or distant recurrence among women with this most common form of breast cancer ranges from 10% to 41% over that time span, depending on various disease characteristics.

Medical Delhi smog: EPCA measures approved
Author: 0 Delhi smog: EPCA measures approved

The state can not leave its citizens to die due to the toxic haze. Meanwhile NHRC sends notices to Centre, govts of Delhi , Punjab and Haryana on "life-threatening" pollution in Delhi-NCR. In the meeting, the measures proposed by the Environment Pollution Prevention & Control Authority (EPCA) - hiking of parking fees by four times in Delhi, stopping of all construction activity, no entry of trucks (except essentials), shutdown of schools for a week, increasing the frequency of public ...

Medical Marouane Fellaini Not Fully Fit Yet - Roberto Martinez
Author: 0 Marouane Fellaini Not Fully Fit Yet - Roberto Martinez

Speaking to turkish-football.com , club official Metin Albayrak stated that the 29-year-old is on their radar, with the Black Eagles eyeing a combative central midfielder to add to their ranks with the Turkish side flying high both domestically and in European competition.

Medical Thanks to Drake, Netflix Orders A New Season of
Author: 0 Thanks to Drake, Netflix Orders A New Season of "Top Boy"

Bennett will also executive produce with Charles Steel , Alasdair Flind and Yann Demange , according to THR . The Hotline Bling rapper bought the rights to the show previous year (16) after it was dropped by British broadcaster Channel 4 in 2013 after just two seasons.

Author: 0 Mikel Expected Today as Eagles Settle Down in Rabat

The midfielder's injury adds to team head coach Gernot Rohr's major headache, as he is also missing five other players due to various injuries. Leon Balogun is also reportedly short of match fitness. On the worldwide friendly against Argentina next Tuesday in Krasnodar, Rohr believes the match will serve several purposes as the team prepares ahead of the 2018 World Cup finals.

Author: 0 EPA Approves Release of Mosquito-Killing Mosquitoes in 20 States

Once field trials are complete for the Southeastern United States, where mosquitoes are also prevalent, the company hopes to spread their biotech there as well. The fertilized eggs never hatch because the paternal chromosomes do not properly form, according to Nature . Gizmodo reported that the U.S. To combat these Asian tiger mosquitoes, MosquitoMate's plan is to release male Asian tiger mosquitoes that have been infected with a bacteria called Wolbachia pipientis .

Medical Drug take-back event nets record of discarded prescription drugs
Author: 0 Drug take-back event nets record of discarded prescription drugs

The drugs are then taken away for disposal. Americans nationwide brought the DEA and its more than 4,200 local and tribal law enforcement partners a record-setting 912,305 pounds - 456 tons - of potentially unsafe expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs for disposal at more than 5,300 collection sites, according to a DEA news release.

Author: 0 Harry Potter AR game coming in 2018 from Pokémon GO's Niantic Labs

Pokémon Go developer Niantic's next game will be Harry Potter: Wizards Unite , another augmented-reality smartphone app, due for launch sometime in 2018. As rumors already suggested, additional sources are now confirming that Niantic is attempting to strike gold a second time with the Harry Potter franchise.

Medical Missouri State Fire Marshal Warns About Extinguisher Recall
Author: 0 Missouri State Fire Marshal Warns About Extinguisher Recall

Some of the recalled models have been on the market for more than four decades. The agency also warns the nozzle may come off with sufficient force to pose a hazard. The expanded recall involves fire extinguishers not included in previous recalls in March 2009 and February 2015 . Affected consumers should immediately contact Kidde for a free replacement fire extinguisher.

Medical Jammu-Kashmir interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma meets Omar Abdullah
Author: 0 Jammu-Kashmir interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma meets Omar Abdullah

Sharma also met CPM leader M Y Tarigami, who represents south Kashmir's Kulgam constituency in the assembly. Nearly all the unionist leaders who met Sharma stressed the need for engaging all stakeholders including Hurriyat Conference in the dialogue process and make the current process of dialogue a result-oriented one.

Author: 0 Sensex up 68 points; Nifty trades at 10376

Among the top Sensex losers, Bharati Airtel was down 4 percent, State Bank of India lost 2.3 percent, Reliance Industries fell 2 percent while Tata Motors shed 3 percent. Germany's Frankfurt and France's Paris CAC 40 moved up by 0.33 per cent in late morning deals. Foreign institutional investors bought equities worth Rs 461.47 crore yesterday, as per the provisional data.

Medical Experts Warn Even Light Alcohol Consumption Ups Your Risks Of Cancer
Author: 0 Experts Warn Even Light Alcohol Consumption Ups Your Risks Of Cancer

Additionally, excessive alcohol use has also been found to negatively affect cancer treatment . The doctors' group is also calling for new public health initiatives to curb alcohol use, from taxes to restrictions on ads targeting minors, like the new ban on alcohol advertising on New York City's subways and buses slated to go into effect in January.

Medical USC Upstate off lockdown after shooting, police searching for suspect
Author: 0 USC Upstate off lockdown after shooting, police searching for suspect

The university took to social media to encourage students to sign up for alerts related to the shooting and the campus lockdown. The lockdown was later lifted. An active shooter was reported around the campus library and it is unclear if inside or out. According to the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, the original identification was inaccurate.

Medical World Health Organization tells farmers to cut down on antibiotic use
Author: 0 World Health Organization tells farmers to cut down on antibiotic use

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the director-general of World Health Organization, in a press release on Tuesday. The guidelines also provide two best practices for the industry moving forward: any new antimicrobials or antimicrobial combinations developed for use in humans must be considered critically important for human medicine, and, medically important antimicrobials not now used in food production should not be directed to this use in the future.

Medical GST is 'Great Selfish Tax', note ban a disaster: Mamata
Author: 0 GST is 'Great Selfish Tax', note ban a disaster: Mamata

It was only to convert black money into white money for vested interests of the political party in power. She further alleged that demonetisation also failed to curb terrorism or boost development. "We will observe November 8 as Black Day to protest against this scam (demonetisation) that destroyed the economy", she said, urging others to do the same, "TMC workers will organize protest rallies against note ban and Goods and Services Tax (GST), which have brought huge suffering to the people".

Medical India clips Kiwi wings to clinch T20 series
Author: 0 India clips Kiwi wings to clinch T20 series

This is the third and final T20I of the ongoing series and I, Kaustubh Mayekar, will bring to you all the live scores and updates from the match. "The crowd has waited patiently and deserve to see a game", Indian captain Virat Kohli said. The match is scheduled to commence at 7:00 PM. After 8 pm, the overs will start reducing. In the rankings, while New Zealand are placed at number one, India are at number five.

Medical USA scientists discover that exhaustion slows down brain cells
Author: 0 USA scientists discover that exhaustion slows down brain cells

Fried and his colleagues believe that disruption leads to temporary mental lapses that affect memory and visual perception . The results of the study were published in the journal Nature Medicine . "The very act of seeing the pedestrian slows down in the driver's overtired brain", Fried said. "It takes longer for [a person's] brain to register what its perceiving", he added.

Medical Harry Kane: 'I am not fully fit'
Author: 0 Harry Kane: 'I am not fully fit'

Pochettino has been so conscious of the demands placed on Kane - including at England level - that he has played him for the full 90 minutes only twice since the September worldwide break. "I'm sure that the national teams all understand the situations of our players and they will help them to be fit for their next game here otherwise it will be very tough, with the Christmas period, tough for the players".

Medical FG begs Niger Delta Avengers against bombing oil pipelines
Author: 0 FG begs Niger Delta Avengers against bombing oil pipelines

Last week, Friday, the militant group responsible for most of last year's attacks on Nigeria's oil infrastructure, returned to the scene with a gruesome message on its website, warning oil companies of a "brutish, brutal and bloody" end of the ceasefire in the oil-rich Delta.

Medical Anushka New Movie Bhagamathi First Look Released
Author: 0 Anushka New Movie Bhagamathi First Look Released

The makers and team of the film have been building up the hype around the Anushka-starrer on social media with a number of tweets. The new title with the new spelling of Anushka's film is a result of some calculations done by a numerologist that the makers consulted.

Medical Gas prices rise in Shoals
Author: 0 Gas prices rise in Shoals

The Dearborn-based auto club says early Monday the average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.72 per gallon. The average tank of gas in Rockford on Sunday cost $2.68 per gallon. "Part of the region's price volatility can be attributed to an unexpectedly steady demand for gasoline following the end of the summer driving season, likely due to recent warmer temperatures".

Author: 0 Universal Flu Shot Promising Lifelong Protection Edges Closer

Flu vaccines work by priming the immune system with purified proteins from the outer layer of killed flu viruses . When researchers gave this new vaccine to mice, it protected up to 100 percent of the animals, meaning they survived after being given typically lethal doses of nine different flu viruses.

Medical Woman Possibly Faces the Death Penalty Over Smuggled Pills
Author: 0 Woman Possibly Faces the Death Penalty Over Smuggled Pills

Laura Plummer from Hull, United Kingdom, was traveling to meet her husband of four years, Omar Caboo, who is Egyptian. 'The painkillers were placed at the top of her suitcase, she wasn't hiding them. "When she came into court that first time she looked dead behind the eyes and was handcuffed to a 6-foot 4-inch policeman holding a machine gun", she said.

Author: 0 Heart Stents Are Not A Solution For Chest Pain

However the tests did confirm that stenting significantly relieved the narrowing in the coronary artery and improved the blood supply to the heart. Randomized controlled trials such as these are the scientific foundations for our practice.

Medical All Blacks unimpressive as three-try second-half burst sinks gallant Barbarians
Author: 0 All Blacks unimpressive as three-try second-half burst sinks gallant Barbarians

World champions New Zealand rallied in the second half to beat an enterprising Barbarians side 31-22 at Twickenham. New Zealand was in trouble at 5-17 5 down just on the half-hour mark, but rallied either side of the break as the Barbarians ran out of steam amid a welter of replacements by both teams in a match celebrating the 125th anniversary of the New Zealand Rugby Union.

Medical Man drives auto onto the pitch to stall Delhi-UP Ranji game
Author: 0 Man drives auto onto the pitch to stall Delhi-UP Ranji game

A report in ESPNcricinfo said the man claimed he did not see any security around the ground and was lost. Among the premier Indian players in action in the match are Ishant Sharma and Suresh Raina , the Delhi and UP captains respectively, as well as Gautam Gambhir , Rishabh Pant and Unmukt Chand.

Medical Boy with cancer asks for early Christmas cards, while there's still time
Author: 0 Boy with cancer asks for early Christmas cards, while there's still time

According to WKLY, treatment was unsuccessful. The so called Christmas creep isn't moving fast enough for a ME couple that'll celebrate Christmas this year before Thanksgiving. With the news that Jacob won't be leaving the hospital to return home, his family chose to make the most of their remaining time and celebrate. Since then we have learned that his hip is extreamly peppered by tumors, which was described as looking like lace.

Medical Swiss hotel's £7000-a-dram Macallan turns out to be fake
Author: 0 Swiss hotel's £7000-a-dram Macallan turns out to be fake

Zhang Wei, one of China's most popular authors, was vacationing in St. Moritz with his grandma, and they swung by their fancy resort bar, which happened to be Devil's Place at the Waldhaus am See hotel, which claims its whiskey collection (over 2,500 bottles) is more comprehensive than any bar in the world.

Medical Almost 40 Million Fire Extinguishers Have Been Recalled — RECALL ALERT
Author: 0 Almost 40 Million Fire Extinguishers Have Been Recalled — RECALL ALERT

The agency also warns that the nozzle may come off with sufficient force and pose a hazard. The Kidde fire-extinguisher company has recalled 134 million plastic-handled fire extinguishers manufactured between 1973 and this August, and a large number of those recalled devices are believed to be in use across Summit County, according to local fire department officials.

Medical NPR news chief resigns amid sexual assault allegations
Author: 0 NPR news chief resigns amid sexual assault allegations

The women allege Oreskes harassed them while working at the New York Times almost two decades ago, according to The Washington Post . He had previously held senior editing roles at the Times and the Associated Press . NBC News on Monday fired political contributor Mark Halperin following allegations of inappropriate advances by women when he worked at ABC. At the time , NPR rebuked Oreskes and informed other bigwigs at the company after the complaint was filed, according to NPR's ...

Medical The importance of smoke alarm maintenance
Author: 0 The importance of smoke alarm maintenance

Johnston said that it's also a good idea to replace your smoke detectors if you've had them over 10 years. If you are a homeowner and don't have a smoke detector in your home , you qualify to participate in the smoke detector program, just contact your fire department to schedule an instillation of a free smoke detector.

Author: 0 Analyst's Rankings to Lookout: Celgene Corporation (CELG), Regions Financial Corporation (RF)

Narwhal Capital Management acquired 2,550 shares as Celgene Corp (CELG)'s stock declined 3.49%. About 1.29M shares traded or 102.94% up from the average. Pax World Management Ltd holds 0.91% or 124,085 shares. Adage Prtnrs Group Inc Limited invested 0.34% in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG). Geode Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability invested in 0.4% or 7.83M shares.

Author: 0 Constitution Bench of SC commences hearing on Delhi-Centre governance row

Governor, the latter can exercise his veto and citing differences, refer the matter to the President for decision. Pushing for more power for the state government in areas of public order and land, he said, "I am not questioning parliamentary supremacy but an elected government can not be sans power".

Author: 0 First flu deaths of season reported in NC

Those who have the flu are recommended to stay home and avoid contact with others. Of the almost 2,000 healthcare professionals surveyed, 414 reported flu-like symptoms. "It is common that when you do get the flu shot, you're taking in the inactive virus so you're body is getting exposed to something". "Illness is part of living in a society".

Medical New York Gov. Cuomo: 'Lone wolf' attack
Author: 0 New York Gov. Cuomo: 'Lone wolf' attack

Andrew M. Cuomo said in a statement Tuesday evening. Ordering red, white and blue lights be turned on at the top of One World Trade Center, Governor Cuomo said: 'I am deeply saddened by the attack on NY, and I join all New Yorkers in mourning the innocent lives we lost today.

Medical Liberia court delays vote hearing till tomorrow
Author: 0 Liberia court delays vote hearing till tomorrow

The Supreme Court of Liberia Wednesday has ordered a suspension of the November 7 presidential election run-off in order to consider a challenge of the first round results. It is not certain if the court would rule on the pending case before November 7, the day slated for the run-off. Conde represents the African Union and Gnassingbe chairs the West African regional economic bloc ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States).

Medical New Report Ranks Hospital Safety, Valley Gets Mixed Grades
Author: 0 New Report Ranks Hospital Safety, Valley Gets Mixed Grades

The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, has released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades . Rapid City Regional Health has held a rating of a "B" since 2015. "It takes consistent, unwavering dedication to patients to achieve the highest standards of patient safety". Blue Ribbon National Expert Panel developed the guidelines for the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade.

Medical Nonsmoking employees get extra holiday in this Tokyo company
Author: 0 Nonsmoking employees get extra holiday in this Tokyo company

That led the agency to come up with what it's calling a "win-win" solution. Their reasoning? To balance out the time smoking employees spend away from their desks on cigarette breaks each day. they exchange ideas and consult each other", he said. The Japanese government is looking at a possible ban on all cigarettes in public areas in preparation for the 2020 Olympic Games.

Medical 'Thank You Nehraji', says India after pacer bids adieu
Author: 0 'Thank You Nehraji', says India after pacer bids adieu

In his career spanning over 18 years, Nehra has had 12 surgeries, took 157 ODI wickets. Thanks to his frequent injuries, he has managed to play just 17 Test matches in his lengthy career, claiming 44 wickets. The left arm bowler from the national capital made his debut all the way back in 1999 in Test cricket against Sri Lanka, and played his last game in the longest format in 2004 against Pakistan.

Author: 0 Killed in Yemen Airstrike

But human rights groups have accused the coalition of bombing civilian gatherings, markets, hospitals and residential areas across the war-torn country. Saudi Arabia and a coalition of its allies have been incessantly pounding Yemen since March 2015 in an attempt to crush the popular Houthi Ansarullah movement and reinstate former president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, who is a staunch ally of the Riyadh regime.