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There Could Be A Link Between Car Wrecks And Marijuana

The institute compared collision claims before and after legalisation, with collision claim rates of comparable states where marijuana is still illegal, to determine whether collision rates are higher than they would be if recreational use was still ...

Gorkhaland stir: Paramilitary jawan, GJM supporter die in fresh violence

However, Amar Rai said his son has no political affiliations and he was released later. A vehicle was also set on fire. The situation in Darjeeling continues to remain volatile as the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) plans to take out a procession ...

Trump's new Cuba policy restricts tourism, military business

And Americans can still self-certify under a general license that they are traveling to Cuba for legitimate reasons. On Friday, President Trump travels to Miami to announce his Cuba policy. " More than half my customers are Americans. the best...

British Prime Minister Theresa May's top aides resign after election fiasco

With the results in from all 650 constituencies, the Conservatives won 318 seats - down from 331 at the 2015 election - while Labour was on 262, up from 229. Further, May will rely for a working majority in the House of Commons on ten pro-Brexit la...

House Oks bill to expand off-track betting

The bill, which already passed in the Senate, now heads to Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy . Aresimowicz says the bill allows Sportech to have eight more off-track betting licenses, for a total of 24 locations. The bill, reached at the eleventh-h...

Sushma Swaraj rubbishes Donald Trump's claim, says Paris accord not for money

The signing of the Paris agreement (on climate) by India was under no pressure, or greed or fear. Citing India's ethos and cultural heritage, Swaraj said that this commitment is 5,000 years old. Third, terror and talks will not go ahead togethe...

Special session called to tackle economic programs, public education funding

Scott proposed $85 million for Enterprise Florida to use for business incentives, but lawmakers did not provide any of that funding. Though lawmakers insist they will pass legislation implementing the voters' will before a key July 3 deadline, Corc...

Gujarat GSEB SSC Class 10 exam results declared

Good luck to all the students for the upcoming GSEB Gujarat Board SSC Result 2017! Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board is an autonomous board under Education Department. How to download the GSEB class 12 results 2017? As per the...

Alleged Queensland cop killer shot dead after siege

Police have been negotiating with the man for several hours. Assistant Commissioner Tony Wright told reporters Maddison was "challenged by police" after he attempted to escape. As the narrative typically reads, since Australian police rarely shoot ...

Farmer rally turns violent in Kolkata, several injured

Meanwhile, protesting the attack on journalists and camerapersons as also "innocent pedestrians" and participants in the "peaceful" March to Nabanna (state Secretariat), the Left Front Kolkata district unit called for a march on Tuesday from the ...

Supreme Court Strikes Down Two Congressional Districts In North Carolina

North Carolina acknowledged that it had used race in redistricting, but argued that it did so for a constitutionally permissible reason: It wanted to comply with the Voting Rights Act, which bars states from diluting minority votes and, at the ti...

Police searching for missing baby, mother out of Hampton

She was last seen at the 1900 block of Hastings Avenue in Hampton, Virginia. Hampton Police Chief Terry Sult said Johnson was "very closely family oriented" and that her being out of contact with her family for any length of time was a cause for co...

Celebrating Nurses on International Nurses Day

A lot of the patients we visit are living with dementia, which means mental health is all the more important. These functions come with responsibilities and accountability. Today's survey confirms that we must take that next step. It doesn't at all t...

US, EU in Urgent Discussions on Pitch to Expand Laptop Ban

DHS is considering an expansion of that order, but no decisions have been made, Burke said in an email. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security organized a telephone conference to take place Friday afternoon with "key European partners" - France,...

US warns against North Korea travel after Pyongyang arrests 4th American

Stay on topic - This helps keep the thread focused on the discussion at hand. They also named a South Korean agent named Jo Ki Chol and a "secret agent" named Xu Guanghai, director general of the Qingdao NAZCA Trade Co Ltd, who allegedly met Kim i...

UN chief says seeking further $900 million for Somalia crisis response

Guterres made the announcement in Britain at an global summit on the East African country. The UK prime minister pledged a long-term commitment to strengthen Somalia's security forces and speed aid to the country, in which 6 million are affected ...

BCCI SGM unlikely to take extreme step on CT

While talking to a news agency, a senior official said, "The BCCI's SGM unanimously decided that the Indian cricket team will participate in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy". ".we would be duty bound to bring such decision to the attention of the H...

Iowa High Court Blocks Abortion Waiting Period

Planned Parenthood notes the court's action Friday allowed 44 women with scheduled abortions to proceed with their appointments. The abortion bill signed Friday morning prohibits the procedure in most cases after 20 weeks of pregnancy and requires ...

Qureshi, suspected ISI agent, had been held during Guj riots

On the basis of a tip-off by Aftab Ali during interrogation, the ATS arrested another ISI agent Altaf Bhai Qureshi from Mumbai. A total of three people have been arrested so far. Ali also kept a close watch on the movement of Indian Army troops in ...

Income tax commissioner, five others arrested by CBI in Mumbai

The agency reported on Wednesday morning that commissioner B B Rajendra Prasad and one other person were arrested from Vishakhapatnam while four others were taken into custody from Mumbai. The CBI said during its probe it found that Prasad had got in...

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Prabhas Birthday Gift, Saaho First Look Poster is Out!

The mystique poster further raises anticipation levels by keeping the viewer guessing about Prabhas' character and the genre of the film. Prabhas's much loved royal avatar has been...

Trump Discusses 'Range of Options' to Respond to North Korean Aggression

Meanwhile, China - North Korea's closest ally and trading partner - expressed alarm at how far the rhetoric on both sides had gone, warning of the increased risk of a "fatal misj...

Coatesville students to collect donations to fight breast cancer

Visit your local Post Office during the month of October and all year round and purchase breast cancer research stamps to support the fight for breast cancer research. "Some ...

United States expels 15 diplomats from Cuban Embassy in Washington

The US government on Tuesday ordered 15 Cuban Embassy diplomats to leave the country in response to the alleged acoustic attacks targeting American diplomats in Cuba. USA official...

3 hurricanes now active in the Atlantic basin: Irma, Jose and Katia

The storm was named on Tuesday and became a Category 1 hurricane on Wednesday afternoon when its maximum sustained winds hit 75 miles per hour . The storm is forecast to begin...

E-cigarettes could help you quit smoking

Researchers wrote: 'These data indicate that e-cigs should not be considered safe and that they induce significant deleterious effects'. The Tamil Nadu Tobacco Control Coalition ...

Delhi hotel employee molested by senior gets fired for reporting incident

In the CCTV footage, the security manager was seen pulling the victim's saree and trying to undress her. "Dahiya, who is a resident of Kakrola Village in Dwarka More, then aske...

Massive landslide in Himachal Pradesh, seven killed

The army along with the local authorities and the National Disaster Response Force are carrying out a search and rescue operation. One of the buses was going from Chamba to Manal...

With strict regulation, gene editing is our future

Scientists for the first time have successfully edited genes in human embryos to fix a common and serious disease-causing mutation, producing apparently healthy embryos, accord...

Charlie Gard's Parents Drop Request to Let Him Die at Home

Charlie Gard's parents Chris Gard and Connie Yates speak to the media outside the High Court in London , after they ended their legal fight over treatment for the terminally ...

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2 Cases Of West Nile Virus In Minnesota — CDC

2 Cases Of West Nile Virus In Minnesota — CDC

While the arrival of the virus is not a cause for alarm, Brunson said, people should take precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes that might carry the disease. Mosquitoes h...

World's plastic waste could bury Manhattan 2 miles deep

World's plastic waste could bury Manhattan 2 miles deep

A team of researchers from the University of California, Santa Barbara, the University of Georgia , and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, say that although plastic materia...

Hurricane Fernanda weakens to Cat. 2 storm in E. Pacific

Hurricane Fernanda weakens to Cat. 2 storm in E. Pacific

Tropical storm conditions are expected in the warning area by late Tuesday and Tuesday night. A tropical storm watch was in effect for Barbados, St. The Atmospheric Infrared Soun...

Jagga Jasoos Box-Office Collection : It earns Decent amount on Opening day

Jagga Jasoos Box-Office Collection : It earns Decent amount on Opening day

Disney India's comedy-musical Jagga Jasoos is made on a budget of Rs 110 crore. According to a Bollywood Hungama report, War for the Planet of the Apes earned Rs 2.20 crore o...

Meningitis B vaccines may fight the rise of super-gonorrhoea

Meningitis B vaccines may fight the rise of super-gonorrhoea

Evidence from a mass vaccination campaign for an outbreak of bacterial meningitis in New Zealand had unexpected results: reduced rates of the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhe...