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Medicine Agar added to Aussie squad for final Ashes Test
Author: 0 Agar added to Aussie squad for final Ashes Test

Meanwhile, Peter Handscomb, who was left out for the third Test at the WACA Ground in Perth, has also retained his spot in the Test squad. The 24-year-old, who made 98 on his Test debut against England in 2013, has been added to the 13-man squad named for the current Test in Melbourne.

Medicine Flu cases widespread and high in number in Louisiana: CDC
Author: 0 Flu cases widespread and high in number in Louisiana: CDC

Concerned with this year's predominant circulating flu strain, health officials are asking providers to prescribe antiviral medications as soon as possible, particularly to hospitalized and high risk patients, and to put flu high on their list of diagnoses when examining sick patients.

Medicine Google Doodle marks Rashtrakavi Kuvempu's 113th birthday
Author: 0 Google Doodle marks Rashtrakavi Kuvempu's 113th birthday

The Google Doodle honouring Kuvempu couldn't have come at a better time. Kuvempu: A famous 20th century Kannada poet and Author are Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa who is also known as Kuvempu. Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, Karnataka Ratna and Sahitya Akademi award have been bestowed on Kuvempu who professed "Vishwa Manava Sandesha" (Message of Universal Man).

Medicine More Lake Effect Snow On The Way
Author: 0 More Lake Effect Snow On The Way

It's not uncommon for sunny skies "to be quickly replaced by blinding, wind-driven snowfall in a matter of minutes", according to the NWS, or for one place to receive heavy snow while only a light dusting falls a few miles away. Sunday (New Year's Eve): Cloudy with some lake snow. Because it is so cold, the roads and parking lots with the hard pack snow and ice won't see much improvement.

Medicine Travel disruption likely in United Kingdom after severe weather warning
Author: 0 Travel disruption likely in United Kingdom after severe weather warning

The AA said it had received more than 1,687 breakdown calls before 10am on Friday, with 10 cases of vehicles being stuck in snow. Heavy snow also caused disruption on the roads. The yellow warning for snow runs from 3am until 3pm on Friday and the amber warning runs from 4am until 11am. From tonight , forecasters expect conditions to get even colder with temperatures plummeting as low as -15C in some regions of Scotland.

Medicine Officers searching for armed robbery suspect in Oklahoma City
Author: 0 Officers searching for armed robbery suspect in Oklahoma City

Police believe the two robberies are connected. The suspect fled on foot towards Plaza Drive with an undisclosed amount of cash. After releasing surveillance images of an armed robbery suspect Thursday night, East Haven police began receiving messages and calls identifying her, police said.

Medicine More pregnant women smoking pot
Author: 0 More pregnant women smoking pot

With the upcoming legalization, that number is sure to soar. This study showed the numbers of pregnant women in California consuming cannabis rise almost two-fold when compared to a previous study conducted in 2009. The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists updated a document that represents the organization's opinion on pressing matters titled the ACOG Committee Opinion .

Medicine First NC child dies from flu-related illness in 2017-18 season
Author: 0 First NC child dies from flu-related illness in 2017-18 season

There have been 12 overall for the season, which officially began October 1 and lasts through March 31, although some seasons begin early and can linger into late April to mid-May. Some county health directors decline to confirm flu-related deaths, per DHHS direction. As of December 22, 2017, DE has recorded 129 laboratory-confirmed flu cases this season, with 49 of those cases requiring hospitalization.

Medicine Jeff Teague out indefinitely
Author: 0 Jeff Teague out indefinitely

Teague was helped to the locker room during Wednesday's game after having his left leg rolled up on by Gary Harris during the fourth quarter. Teague has been productive during his first season with the T-Wolves, averaging 13.4 points, 7.3 assists, 3.1 rebounds and 1.5 steals per game.

Medicine Vietnamese businesses balk at raising minimum wage every year: commerce chamber
Author: 0 Vietnamese businesses balk at raising minimum wage every year: commerce chamber

Williams said her approximately 60 employees at Subway start at minimum wage and then get raises after completion of a training period, which is not based on time. OH is one of 18 states raising minimum wages in 2018; the federal rate will remain $7.25 an hour. In a survey conducted by Vietnam's Institute of Workers and Trade Unions in March, a third of the 2,600 workers questioned said their incomes were barely sufficient to live on, while 12 percent said their wages simply did not ...

Medicine More pregnant women are smoking marijuana for morning sickness
Author: 0 More pregnant women are smoking marijuana for morning sickness

Moreover, the same report suggests that the number of people smoking weed in California, pregnant or not, may have increased and that using cannabis has become more acceptable in the state. "California is a little different in that we were the first state to legalize medical marijuana in 1996", Young-Wolff told Newsweek . The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has responded to the survey, saying that "women who are pregnant or contemplating pregnancy should be encouraged ...

Medicine Short-Term Exposure to Low Levels of Air Pollution Deadly for Seniors
Author: 0 Short-Term Exposure to Low Levels of Air Pollution Deadly for Seniors

The study focused on deaths from 2000 to 2012 for people in more than 39,000 ZIP codes nationwide who were insured by Medicare, the USA health program for the elderly and disabled. For example, an increase of just 1 μg/m3 in daily PM2.5 over the course of one summer would lead to 550 extra deaths per year and 7,150 extra deaths over the course of the 13-year study period.

Medicine If asked, Dez Bryant would reject taking pay cut from Cowboys
Author: 0 If asked, Dez Bryant would reject taking pay cut from Cowboys

I like to think about football. "I believe in me, yeah". "I feel like, if anything I need to deal with in the offseason, is that, only certain things I can control". This support for Bryant comes after Sunday's game in which the wide receiver caught one pass for eight yards, dropped a pivotal throw, fumbled another, and chewed out former receiver Miles Austin, who now works for the team, on the sideline.

Author: 0 Builders FirstSource (BLDR) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.10

After $0.39 actual earnings per share reported by Builders FirstSource, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -58.97 % negative EPS growth. Another trade for 36,000 shares valued at $599,760 was sold by CHRISTOPHE CLEVELAND A. On Wednesday, September 6 the insider LEVY PAUL S bought $12.94M.

Medicine Canadian Blood Services says 1200 donations needed over holidays
Author: 0 Canadian Blood Services says 1200 donations needed over holidays

People can make an appointment to donate by going to blood.ca or using the Canadian Blood Services app. Their "Pay it Forward" blood-drive is collecting donations all month for this cause. Blood donations drop about 40 percent during the holiday when the need is high, so United Blood Services Montana is calling for more callers to step forward.

Medicine Health officials: Get vaccinated for the flu
Author: 0 Health officials: Get vaccinated for the flu

Children may be contagious days before they show symptoms, and for days or even weeks after their symptoms are gone, she said. Vaccination rates in Georgia a year ago were just over 41 percent - sixth lowest in the nation, according to the CDC's website.

Medicine Hospitals see an increase in revenue from auto parking
Author: 0 Hospitals see an increase in revenue from auto parking

Hospitals across England took £174,526,970 in parking charges in 2016/17, up 6 per cent on the year before, according to data collected by the Press Association. "The increase in the number of trusts who are charging for disabled parking is particularly concerning". We need reasonable auto parking provision with reasonable and affordable charges.

Medicine Two Shot, Woman Kidnapped In Christmas Morning Burglary
Author: 0 Two Shot, Woman Kidnapped In Christmas Morning Burglary

The water in the river at the time she was thrown in was reportedly roughly 32 degrees. She is being treated at a hospital, KATV reported. Police have yet to release her name. Police said the kidnapping victim told authorities that Gilliam was one of two suspects. Lonoke County Prosecutor's Office is seeking the death penalty for Gilliam.