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British Government Temporarily Halts New Funding to Aid Group Oxfam

Evans, who headed a "safeguarding" section responsible for protecting staff and the people Oxfam works with, spoke of frustration that her calls for more support for her team were not taken seriously enough. He also disclosed that one of the men sack...

Onigbinde backs Eagles for CHAN title

In the second half, Morocco's first CHAN title edged even closer after Nigeria's Eneji Moses left the pitch after a second yellow card at the 47th minute. "The final of the African Nations Championship beckons and we will go out there with all ...

China, Russia not abiding by sanctions against N. Korea

The report cited evidence that North Korea has sold a ballistic-missile system to Myanmar and that it may be helping Syria with a chemical weapons program. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches the launching of the medium-to-long range strategi...

Fujifilm to take over Xerox, agrees to combine photocopier business

The companies said Wednesday that Fuji Xerox, their 56-year-old joint venture, will combine with Xerox, with Fujifilm Holdings taking a 50.1 percent stake in the newly formed company, New Fuji Xerox. Komori will be chairman of the new company's 1...

Oldest Human Fossil Outside Africa Discovered

The implications go back even further for co-author and physical anthropologist Israel Hershkovitz of Tel Aviv University in Israel, who says the find suggests our ancestors arose far earlier than thought. Scientists are now sure that the mode...

Schools, offices shut, protesters demand Centre's intervention in Mahadayi dispute

Private firms, including IT majors, remained closed or let employees work from home. The aim was to pressurise PM Modi, who was expected to visit Karnataka on January 28, to ask Goa to release the necessary quantity of water to Karnataka.

Bikram hot yoga not better than regular yoga says a study

But it is now more often known as hot yoga , following a scandal involving pioneer Bikram Choudhury, who has faced accusations of rape and sexual assault by former students. A study published in the journal Experimental Physiology found that yoga ...

Doctor says Trumps health excellent, has no cognitive issues

He did say he was open to changing his diet, perhaps with smaller portion sizes on White House meals. Under persistent questioning, Nielsen said she didn't recall the specific language used by Trump. Trump has come under fire for reportedly refer...

Seven killed as Burma Police open fire to disperse protesters

The UN refugee agency said it is not involved in the process but is willing to play a "constructive role" in the process if allowed, specifically in registering the refugees and helping determining whether they are returning to Burma voluntarily.

Oklahomans have died due to the flu, health officials say

So far, officials with the Oklahoma State Department of Health say that 45 people have died from the virus since September. Of those 50 Hoosiers who have died of the flu, 36 of the victims were age 65 or older. A total of 278 people have been hospi...

Persistent Gaming To Be Recognized As A Mental Illness

The ICD is used by health professionals globally and serves as an worldwide standard for defining health conditions and diseases. "Like in Asia, China and Japan and Korea there are programs set up for folks that have gaming addiction so that they c...

Papa John's founder steps down as CEO weeks after National Football League comments

For investors, the concern is that a CEO change won't be enough to reverse a slowdown in same-store sales. Shares of Papa John's are still down 13 percent from when the National Football League feud began and have plummeted 30 percent overall t...

Health Officials Say It's Not Too Late For Flu Shots

New Castle County has seen the highest number of confirmed cases with 24 people, while there have been 12 cases in Kent County and 10 cases in Sussex County. Saul said he's seen only a few flu cases at Bridgeport Hospital so far this season, but expe...

This could be a bad flu season

However, doctors insist we can not underestimate the importance of "herd immunity", and that the shot may be more effective as lessening illness in those who do get sick. "We're expecting a fairly severe flu season", said Swift. While Shelton als...

GOP Congressman Resigns After Asking Two Female Staffers To Have His Baby

Franks said in his statement that had never "physically intimidated, coerced, or had, or attempted to have, any sexual contact with any member of my congressional staff". Andrea Lafferty, President of Traditional Values Coalition, said she is the one...

Delhi tops crime chart among metro cities

Additionally, there were 7,956 cases of kidnapping in the state previous year, behind only Delhi. Uttar Pradesh accounted for 9.5 percent of total Indian Penal Code (IPC) crimes reported in the country followed by Madhya Pradesh (8.9 percent)...

Mom's boyfriend arrested in missing Jacksonville toddler case

Authorities have been scanning the area and searching for Woods since her disappearance. An arrest has been made in connection with the disappearance of 3-year-old Mariah Woods. The warrant also says that Kimrey "secretly disposed of the dead child...

Trump Feuds With Democrats Ahead of a Possible Government Shutdown

The effect is they can't negotiate with Trump until he rescinds the tweet attacking them. That is the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals that President Trump has called for reforming before he agrees to continue it. Then, he moved the goal posts...

Non-smokers get extra vacation time at this company

The plan has only been in place since September but company officials said more than 30 of the company's 120 employees have taken additional days off under the plan. Sompo Japan Nippon Kowa Himawari Life Insurance Inc. has introduced an all-day smo...

Care Quality Commission review finds that child mental health services are fragmented

The head of Public Health England , Duncan Selbie, said: 'This compelling review adds to the evidence demonstrating how important it is for employers to notice mental health in the workplace. Theresa May , who commissioned the report said that ...

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Kids egg each other on in Easter egg hunts

About 500 of the eggs are set aside as "prize eggs", and marked with a number and an eagle stamp. The Eagles Aerie #16 and Auxiliary #16 have been helping organize a major Easter...

On World TB Day, Govt launches new initiatives to combat TB

In the three ACF rounds in the state till now, over 1.25 crore patients were screened, 7,303 were diagnosed with TB and put on medication. The theme for World TB Day 2018 is "W...

40% of Cancer Cases Tied to Poor Lifestyle Choices

The charity said obesity causes 13 types of preventable cancers, including bowel, breast , kidney and womb. "Obesity is potentially the new smoking", Harpal Kumar, chief executi...

NCAA Tournament 2018: Predicting the First Round upsets

The rules are simple, one bracket per person and if you're on Twitter please enter your Twitter handle as your team name so we know who to reach out to as the victor . The first r...

Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking: Super Eagles retains position

Four of the top five African ranked teams have qualified for Russian Federation 2018 with Tunisia retaining their top spot, followed by Senegal, DR Congo, Morocco and Egypt. The...

Tiger still in the hunt as Casey storms into Valspar lead

While it just wasn't in the cards, and Woods fell just one shot short, golf fans around the world didn't care. Woods was nearly flawless, only a bogey at his final hole, the par...

Fistfights on the road to a white nationalist speech

Demonstrators clash with police before the start of a speech by white nationalist Richard Spencer , who popularized the term "alt-right", at Michigan State University on March ...

KC Chiefs' reportedly agree to send Marcus Peters to Rams

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Multistate Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Controversial Supplement

Eight of 11 people interviewed reported consuming kratom in pills, powder, or tea forms. Meanwhile, Missouri-based Divinity Products Distribution has promised to recall and des...

Lansing city officials prepare for potential flooding in Mid-Michigan area

Wednesday morning. "Most common for us is urban flooding; we see this around the city of Meridian all the time, where certain spots in the city like to flood whenever we see a lot...

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British Government Temporarily Halts New Funding to Aid Group Oxfam

British Government Temporarily Halts New Funding to Aid Group Oxfam

Evans, who headed a "safeguarding" section responsible for protecting staff and the people Oxfam works with, spoke of frustration that her calls for more support for her team were ...

Brits Reacted In The Most British Way Possible To The Swansea Earthquake

Brits Reacted In The Most British Way Possible To The Swansea Earthquake

The British Geological Survey said the epicentre was approximately 20km north-north-east of Swansea and at a depth of 7.4km. Events of this magnitude happen in the United Kingdo...

Onigbinde backs Eagles for CHAN title

Onigbinde backs Eagles for CHAN title

In the second half, Morocco's first CHAN title edged even closer after Nigeria's Eneji Moses left the pitch after a second yellow card at the 47th minute. "The final of the A...

China, Russia not abiding by sanctions against N. Korea

China, Russia not abiding by sanctions against N. Korea

The report cited evidence that North Korea has sold a ballistic-missile system to Myanmar and that it may be helping Syria with a chemical weapons program. North Korean leader K...

Fujifilm to take over Xerox, agrees to combine photocopier business

Fujifilm to take over Xerox, agrees to combine photocopier business

The companies said Wednesday that Fuji Xerox, their 56-year-old joint venture, will combine with Xerox, with Fujifilm Holdings taking a 50.1 percent stake in the newly formed c...