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Medicine Chargers sign former West Virginia QB Geno Smith to 1-year contract
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Smith was drafted in the second round of the 2013 National Football League draft by the New York Jets and threw for 28 touchdowns and 36 interceptions in his four years with the Jets . But a veteran quarterback who can fill in when a team needs him is a valuable commodity. The 27-year-old Smith put up respectable performance throwing for 212 yards on 21-of-34 completed passes with a touchdown in the 24-17 loss to the Oakland Raiders .

Medicine Synthetic pot linked to Central Illinois death
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The 56 people have been hospitalized for symptoms that include coughing up blood, blood in the urine, severe bloody nose or bleeding gums, IDPH said. According to the Chicago Tribune , however, three people hospitalized after using the substance have tested positive for brodifacoum, which is more commonly known as rat poison.

Medicine Bharat Bandh: Vehicles set ablaze in UP's Muzaffarnagar
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The Punjab Government is on high alert as the Dalit community across the nation has made a decision to have a Bharat bandh . While, life in Mumbai remains undisturbed so far amid the nationwide Bharat bandh. A media person was injured during stone-pelting near railway tracks. Two of them are in critical condition. In Gwalior shots were fired amid a protest.

Medicine Move over Tide Pods: 'Condom snorting challenge' latest trend to go viral
Author: 0 Move over Tide Pods: 'Condom snorting challenge' latest trend to go viral

The Condom Challenge is the latest unsafe teen trend that is hopefully not sweeping the nation. In numerous videos, you can see pain on the faces of those who take part in the "condom snorting challenge". A new craze sweeping the internet has seen people snort entire condoms through their nostrils - before pulling them out through their mouths. The nose is an opening to air waves, so there is always the risk that shooting a condom up the nose won't come out the mouth, but gets inhaled into ...

Medicine 11th World Autism Awareness Day today
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Children who have siblings with ASD are usually at a higher risk of also having ASD. Sheikh Hasina, who herself also offered great patronage to autism, said the issue was completely unknown and unattended in Bangladesh. Early diagnosis and intervention gives children and their parents the best chance of accessing professional support services and any necessary adjustments to their education, with lifelong benefits.

Medicine Cleaner finds needles at Commonwealth Games athletes' village
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Asked if it had been a performance-enhancing drug, Nieva replied: "No, that was a vitamin substance". "The Commonwealth has stood for generations now for fighting for fairness and freedom", said David Grevemberg , chief executive of the Commonwealth Games Federation.

Medicine Manchester City can be crowned against best enemy
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The Citizens have lost just once in the Premier League this term, but the defeat came at the hands of Liverpool , giving the Reds hope they can dump their north west rivals out of the Champions League . In Everton's last two matches against Brighton and Hove Albion and Stoke City, the DR Congo global playing crucial roles in the victories. "Now it is one more game and we will be champions", Guardiola told reporters.

Medicine Sunrise services and Easter egg hunts
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Please bring your Easter basket. Harkers Island Community Churches will offer an Easter sunrise worship service at 6:45 a.m.at Shell Point, at the end of Island Road near the National Park Service office. The first photo below is from the Molino Community Sunrise Service at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, followed by two photos from the Sunrise Service at Enon Baptist Church.

Medicine Yemeni forces fire ballistic missile at Saudi base in Najran
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Meanwhile, Yemeni missile strikes targeted Saudi forces and mercenaries at the Alab border crossing in the southwestern Asir region. Yemeni forces regularly fire ballistic missiles at positions inside Saudi Arabia in retaliation for the Riyadh-led military campaign on Yemen.

Medicine Indian Oil plans to invest $22bn to boost refining capacity
Author: 0 Indian Oil plans to invest $22bn to boost refining capacity

State-owned oil firms will begin supplying the BS-VI petrol and diesel at all their 391 petrol pumps in the national capital territory (NCT) from tomorrow, said Indian Oil Corp (IOC) Director (Refineries) B V Rama Gopal. IOC, the nation's biggest oil firm controlling roughly half of retail fuel market, will source the BS-VI fuel to meet Delhi's requirement from its Mathura and Panipat refineries, while Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) will do so from its joint venture refinery at Bhatinda.

Medicine Obituaries - Thursday, March 29 2018
Author: 0 Obituaries - Thursday, March 29 2018

Those wishing to stop by and show their respect to her family and loved ones may do so. Interment will follow in Woodland Cemetery. Survivors include his wife, Peggy McDonald; two stepsons and daughters-in-law, Virgil and Wanda Shadden and Sam and Lois Shadden; a stepdaughter-in-law, Henrietta Shadden; a stepdaughter, Judy Waddle; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Medicine Petrol, diesel prices up in India
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On Sunday, state companies cut prices of jet fuel in their monthly revision. He said the government was creating a problem for vehicle users by increasing the price on a daily basis and that the Centre must think over it. Diesel prices too hit an all time high at Rs 68.12. But why are domestic fuel prices skyrocketing even when global fuel prices have inched lower? The government had slashed tax just once in October previous year by Rs 2 a litre.

Medicine Tibetans speak of hope for Dalai Lama's return
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In the presence of Nobel Peace Laureate the Dalai Lama and functionalities of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), comprising its President Lobsang Sangay, Madhav said that India doesn't want to use the word "refugee" for Tibetans. That is in contrast to the Dalai Lama's free movement within India, including the north-eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh, which China claims as its own.

Medicine Egypt condemns Israeli violence against Palestinians
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Funerals are being held across the Gaza Strip for Palestinians killed on Friday. At least 1,000 Palestinians were injured following the protest today. Despite the Israeli army's claims that the protests are violent riots, Palestinian activists and leaders in the Gaza Strip have maintained that the "March of Return" was organised as a massive non-violent, weeks-long protest advocating for the return of Palestinian refugees to their original homelands in historic Palestine, now ...

Medicine Synthetic marijuana leads to death of IL resident
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Synthetic cannabinoids are man-made and mind-altering chemicals that can be smoked after being sprayed on dried plant material. "I have heard numerous stories from doctors, medics and police officers who encountered a very violent and erratic person under the influence of synthetic marijuana ", he told CNN.

Medicine Governor Jerry Brown pardons 5 men facing deportation
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Donald Trump attacked the California governor, Jerry Brown , on Saturday for his pardon of five ex-convicts facing deportation, including two who fled the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia with their families four decades ago. But Trump said, after getting his information from Fox News, that one immigrant was charged for robbery and kidnapping, and another for badly beating his wife.

Medicine Beautiful Wednesday on tap; accumulating snow possible Friday night
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Children in rainy Sidmouth braved the grim weather to stroll across a soaking beach, while walkers in the North East battled through a blanket of snow on a canal path. There could be more snowfall into April but the farther out the forecast, the harder it is to predict. "The rain takes much of the day to ease away in the Midlands, central and southern England".

Medicine Health Agencies Warn Against Synthetic Cannabinoids
Author: 0 Health Agencies Warn Against Synthetic Cannabinoids

The substance is supposed to give users a similar high as the real drug but sometimes is way more powerful. Above / DuPage County Health Department warns that synthetic cannabinoid products such as K2, Spice, Black Mamba and many other packaged brand names, must be taken out of circulation.

Medicine Uehara shoots 1st-round 66 to sit in 2nd at ANA Inspiration
Author: 0 Uehara shoots 1st-round 66 to sit in 2nd at ANA Inspiration

Wie enters the year's first major as the world number 13. "It's been rough, but you know the fans were behind me the weeks after, the months after", said Thompson in reflective mode. "It's so inspiring", she said. She also birdied the last after bogeying the previous two holes, which she put down to a "couple of weird shots". At the Kia Classic, Thompson hit driver off the tee only twice per round.