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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.

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.

Medical Killed in Yemen Airstrike
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.

Medical Woman Sues Sephora, Claims Sample Lipstick Gave Her Herpes
Author: 0 Woman Sues Sephora, Claims Sample Lipstick Gave Her Herpes

Now she is suing for liability, negligence, intentional infliction of emotional distress and negligent infliction of emotional distress for an "incurable lifelong affliction". "Common use" testers at cosmetic stores have always been the subject of scrutiny among dermatologists and doctors. Testing makeup at any cosmetics counter is obviously not the most sanitary practice in the world.

Medical New Research Suggests Alzheimer's Starts Outside the Brain
Author: 0 New Research Suggests Alzheimer's Starts Outside the Brain

By revealing that Alzheimer's starts outside the brain, this research could lead to treatments for the disease that are more effective. For their study , the team engineered mice to carry a version of a human gene that produces high levels of amyloid beta and surgically attached them - in a method called "parabiosis" - to normal "wild-type" mice.

Medical Tough one-day culture sets Delhi cricket apart: Virender Sehwag
Author: 0 Tough one-day culture sets Delhi cricket apart: Virender Sehwag

The inscription on the plaque highlighting the opening batsman's achievements described Sehwag as the only Indian to score triple century in Test cricket. When I played U-19 here, I used to cross this gate. "Virender Sehwag played here as a kid and when he left there is a gate named after him so if I can also play for U19, U16, U23 or Ranji for Delhi and then represent India, then a gate, stand or something will be after my name", Sehwag added.

Author: 0 Keck Hospital of USC Earns an "A" Grade for Patient Safety

The Leapfrog Group has released its fall hospital safety grades, and more than a third earned only a middling score on the report. No Maryland hospitals in the D.C. -based organization began issuing them five years ago. Rhode Island had the most dramatic improvement, jumping from 50th in 2012 to number one in the fall of 2017.

Medical Teal Pumpkin Project shines a light on children food allergies
Author: 0 Teal Pumpkin Project shines a light on children food allergies

A teal pumpkin on a porch signifies that families in the home have non-food Halloween treats for kids with food allergies but still also have candy for those who don't have allergies. Whiteside said that this can be particularly frustrating in a family that has multiple food allergies, especially during food-related holidays like Halloween.

Medical FDA Warns You Can 'Overdose' On Black Licorice This Halloween
Author: 0 FDA Warns You Can 'Overdose' On Black Licorice This Halloween

Couple this with the other good news that most people aren't eating any black licorice at all, and you probably have very little to actually be concerned about. The FDA's warning applies in particular (though not exclusively) to those aged 40 or over, and you also have to eat a lot of black licorice to feel those nasty effects-as in, two ounces a day for more than two weeks.

Medical Baby AJ, who was denied his dad's kidney, rushed to a hospital
Author: 0 Baby AJ, who was denied his dad's kidney, rushed to a hospital

The two-year-old boy, A.J. Burgess, was taken to the hospital Sunday morning for peritonitis, an abdominal infection, his family said on their GoFundMe page . According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution , the father, Anthony Dickerson, has a lengthy history of forgery and theft charges. Emory Hospital announced that the boy's procedure would be revisited in January after the father showed three months of good behavior and appropriately filled out parole documents.

Medical Tylenol during pregnancy could cause ADHD
Author: 0 Tylenol during pregnancy could cause ADHD

Researchers concluded that they had not found a cause-effect relationship between the drug and ADHD, and they said they believe further study is needed. But long-term use of the pain reliever by fathers was tied to higher ADHD rates. But the researchers acknowledged a major limitation of the study: the diagnoses were not validated in a clinic.

Author: 0 Fighting the myths surrounding the flu shot

It's the only free flu clinic scheduled by the Public Health Department this year, said Susan Klein-Rothschild, deputy director of the Public Health Department. She noted a 2017 study from Pediatrics that showed the flu vaccination "significantly reduced a child's risk of dying from influenza". Last year , the vaccine was 42 percent effective, according to the CDC.

Medical Halloween Concerns: Check out Mississippi's Sex Offender Registry
Author: 0 Halloween Concerns: Check out Mississippi's Sex Offender Registry

After an offender is off probation or parole there are no more restrictions for them on Halloween. Officials are now taking extra steps to help parents protect kids from sex offenders on October 31. Smith said parents are reminded to take a look at the sex offender registry before kids are allowed to go trick-or-treating in a neighborhood. In preparation for Halloween on Tuesday, there are several sex offender locator apps out right now that parents can check before heading out to ...

Medical President Buhari Sacks Lawal, Oke, Appoints New SSG
Author: 0 President Buhari Sacks Lawal, Oke, Appoints New SSG

Adesina added that the relevant agencies that had begun investigations into the allegations which led to the sack of the former SGF and NIA boss would be allowed to continue with their work without any interference. "I think there has been a consensus on this and that was overdue, there has been too much delay". He said, "First and foremost, we had disagreed with the President past year when he chose to setup the panel headed by the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo to investigate the ...

Medical Delhi Jet Airways flight diverted after receiving threat note
Author: 0 Delhi Jet Airways flight diverted after receiving threat note

Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Monday asked all airlines to ban the hoax caller who disrupted a Mumbai-Delhi Jet Airways flight by giving a hijack theat. The flight (9W 128) will take off from Chennai airport at 1.45 a.m. (Sunday) with the first set of guests. "Jet Airways is extending full cooperation to the security agencies who are investigating the matter and is not in a position to comment further at this stage".

Medical Duterte visits Japan, says talks needed with Kim Jong Un
Author: 0 Duterte visits Japan, says talks needed with Kim Jong Un

Duterte said he expects to discuss issues such as " terrorism, cooperation between the two countries [and] the fight against drugs " during his meeting with Trump. But the one single country really that can calm him down [is] China. The outspoken Philippines leader has, in the past, not held back from criticizing the US.

Medical Philadelphia Eagles batter 49ers rookie quarterback en route to 33-10 victory
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles batter 49ers rookie quarterback en route to 33-10 victory

Beathard completed 17 of 36 passes for 167 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions. Even when they didn't get to quarterback C.J. Beathard, they still forced rushed throws by the rookie. Gilliam started at right tackle in Trent Brown, who did not suit up because of a concussion, so the 49ers summoned not only Zane Beadles but also rookie Erik Magnuson for his National Football League debut.

Medical Football Falls At Boston College
Author: 0 Football Falls At Boston College

Lined up, kicked our tails and outplayed us, outcoached us, and did everything. It would be too easy to pin this loss on Florida State's youthful, but struggling offense, which did not score a touchdown in a game for the first time since 2008.

Medical Australia High Court rules deputy Prime Minister ineligible
Author: 0 Australia High Court rules deputy Prime Minister ineligible

Speaking to reporters in Sydney before leaving for Israel on Saturday, Turnbull said Bishop, as deputy leader of the Liberals, was next in line after Joyce to be acting prime minister. She said voters in the northern NSW electorate should be given an option. Mr Joyce said he would not be distracted by the political games while he is out of the parliament.

Medical Vikings list three offensive starters as questionable
Author: 0 Vikings list three offensive starters as questionable

The Browns have been switching quarterbacks back and forth under center over the last few weeks, and they'll turn to Deshone Kizer once more to try to pull out the team's first victory in 2017, along with his potential first win in the NFL.