Sunday April 30-th, 2017

One in seven children suffers from pollution, according to UNICEF

Air pollution is directly linked to pneumonia and other respiratory diseases that account for nearly one in 10 deaths for children under the age of five. For more on UNICEF's latest report on how toxic pollution is impacting children, CCTV America'...

Alabama vs. LSU Prediction Roundtable - What's Going to Happen

They are allowing 204 yards per game through the air with 32 sacks and 9 defensive touchdowns . Last week's 34-13 loss at Temple marked the first time in 137 games it had less than 200 yards in total offense. "Lasted 15 minutes, I came back and you ...

Turkish prime minister rejects criticism on paper detentions

Merkel on November 2 said the Turkish authorities' actions against freedom of opinion and the press were "highly alarming", referring to the detention of senior staff, including Editor-in-Chief Murat Sabancu, columnists and a cartoonist from Cumhuri...

John Kasich Pretends Voting Booth Is Time Machine John Kasich Pretends Voting Booth Is Time Machine

John McCain of Arizona, who was the GOP presidential nominee in 2008. You signed a pledge in order to get on the ballot in SC. "If you're watching, John, you signed a pledge", he said on CNN. "No, I'm not comfortable with some of the things that ...

Levine: Aroldis Chapman, Jon Lester Step Up When Needed Most For Cubs Levine: Aroldis Chapman, Jon Lester Step Up When Needed Most For Cubs

The Indians had yet to announce a starter. Chapman pitched the final 2 ²/₃ innings scoreless in Game 5 for the save. But Chapman (and Maddon) helped the Cubs survive for one more game, keeping the Cubs' hopes alive. "Sometimes you have to respe...

Libraries, other county locales accepting mail-in ballots Libraries, other county locales accepting mail-in ballots

More than 200 people took advantage of the extension in Frederick County, a little less than 200 in Winchester and about 150 in Clarke County, according to local voter registrars. OH is one of 12 states allowing late-arriving ballots to be counted. ...

New email discovery raises question: Why didn't Abedin know?

Democrats cheered, and began lying to the American people that the FBI investigation found nothing or otherwise cleared Clinton . Days after a political firestorm erupted over newly discovered emails related to Hillary Clinton's use of a private...

South African leaders faces increasing calls to resign South African leaders faces increasing calls to resign

The three Indian-born Gupta brothers - Ajay , Atul and Rajesh - are accused of using their friendship with the president to influence cabinet appointments. Bongani Ngqulunga, a spokesman for Zuma, said he had not seen the statement and could n...

Officer who fatally shot black man fired over separate case Officer who fatally shot black man fired over separate case

In a criminal complaint, an adult male victim told police on August 15 that Heaggan-Brown had sexually assaulted him while off duty. The charges include two felony counts of second-degree sexual assault, two misdemeanor prostitution counts and one ...

Police renew probe of attack on autistic teenage runner Police renew probe of attack on autistic teenage runner

Chase requires one-on-one guidance for most activities. "And I said 'We found his sport, '" said Clarise Coleman , Chase's mom. Van Meltter got the man's license plate and reported it to police who tracked the owner to a home in Pittsford.

WISCONSIN -- Reward offered in fatal attack on UW-Stout student WISCONSIN -- Reward offered in fatal attack on UW-Stout student

The consulate is also trying to arrange transportation of his body back to his family in Saudi Arabia. "We feel that everyone in the community is safe and there's not a continued threat", he added. Erik Atkinson, the town's chief of police, said au...

Average US 30-year mortgage rate rises to 3.54 percent Average US 30-year mortgage rate rises to 3.54 percent

The change by the bank will immediately impact customers variable rate products, though lines of credit will remain at 2.7 per cent. (Points are fees paid to a lender equal to 1 percent of the loan amount.) It was 3.47 percent a week ago and 3.87 p...

Newspaper deal falls apart as Gannett gives up on Tronc

Gannett papers see 12 percent of the country's daily newspaper circulation, and tronc papers are about 5 percent, data from the Alliance for Audited Media show. Why it matters: The now cancelled deal would have put together the largest newspaper pu...

Time to Sign Up for Home Heating Help Time to Sign Up for Home Heating Help

Mike Hanna (D-Centre/Clinton) said in a release. But as the bureau prepares for the next season, they are seeing an uptick in applications-especially with bulk fuel customers and senior citizens. Customers can talk with NIPSCO representatives about t...

Burden of Breast, Cervical Cancer Falls Mostly to Low-, Middle-Income Countries Burden of Breast, Cervical Cancer Falls Mostly to Low-, Middle-Income Countries

Low- and middle- income countries receive just five percent of global funding for cancer and persistent underinvestment has exacerbated the problem. In light of the short life expectancy of people with this stage of breast cancer - typically less...

Clergy join Dakota Access pipeline protesters for ceremony

On Wednesday, the Morton County Sheriff's Department said in a statement on its Facebook page that officials were in a standoff with protesters across a creek north of the main camp area and had been given orders to arrest anyone who trespassed on pr...

Pennsylvania professors agree to contract, end strike Pennsylvania professors agree to contract, end strike

It was the first strike in the faculty union's 34-year history. It is an absolute last resort for professionals who would want nothing more than to teach students and be respected, supported and compensated for the work they do. "At 11:35 p.m., we ma...

Michigan And Penn State Rightly Reject Friday Night Games Michigan And Penn State Rightly Reject Friday Night Games

If you're a school with a huge stadium (like Penn State, Ohio State, or Michigan), you might rather not bring a small city onto your campus in the middle of a school day. "We wanted to be able to create more prime-time exposure in our conference fo...

Famed Famed "Afghan girl" denied bail in ID forgery case

Gula's parents were killed in Soviet bombings. Her lawyers, helped by senior advocate Abdul Latif Afridi, filed a fresh application duly signed and approved by the defendant. The envoy said the mother of four was suffering from hepatitis. She sur...

Coroner IDs worker killed in Alabama pipeline explosion

In September, the pipeline leaked 252,000 to 336,000 gallons of gasoline and led to dry fuel pumps and price spikes in several Southern states - for days, in some cases. Only relief aircraft were authorized in the airspace until the thick smoke dissi...

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