Dallas County Employee Claims Health Director Zachary Thompson Sexually Harassed Her

The complaints come from an unnamed employee who worked for the long-time health director. Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) Director Zach Thompson, who was scheduled to retire at the end of January, was sacked from his position Wedne... More..

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A unique phenomenon that humans will be able to observe
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

A unique phenomenon that humans will be able to observe "blood moon"

People in Alaska, Hawaii and northwestern Canada will be able to see the eclipse from start to finish. An 8 per cent partial eclipse took place on December 31, 2009 but the last total eclipse of a Blue Moon h...More..

Snow In Florida: Pictures And Videos Show Rare Weather In Tallahassee
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Snow In Florida: Pictures And Videos Show Rare Weather In Tallahassee

Florida saw its first significant snowfall in almost three decades on Wednesday as a flurry settled on Tallahassee . Florida has seen its first snowfall in three decades as a rare winter storm hit the southeas...More..

Harlon Barnett Hired as Florida State Defensive Coordinator
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Harlon Barnett Hired as Florida State Defensive Coordinator

On Wednesday, Dan Wolken reported that Florida State had been in discussions with Barnett about taking over the defense under Willie Taggart . He served exclusively as the defensive backs coach from 2007 t...More..

Bus strike hits TN, court asks employees to resume work
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Bus strike hits TN, court asks employees to resume work

Transport workers' union in Tamil Nadu continued their strike on Friday, affecting almost 1.8 crore passengers that travel in 20,800 government buses across the state on a daily basis. Earlier in the day, th...More..

Benue Killings: Thousands Seek Refuge In Nasarawa Communities
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Benue Killings: Thousands Seek Refuge In Nasarawa Communities

In the ensuing melee, the governor's security aides hurriedly guarded him into a waiting Hilux van and drove off. He dismissed the assertion that the Nigeria Police was overwhelmed by the current security cha...More..

Army: Troops rescue another Chibok schoolgirl, 2000 persons
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Army: Troops rescue another Chibok schoolgirl, 2000 persons

Chukwu also appeals to the military commander to intervene, for a mutual and cordial collaboration between his men, and the police. Preliminary investigations show the young girl identified as Salomi Pagu ...More..

Face Yoga could be the answer to looking younger
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Face Yoga could be the answer to looking younger

While sceptics might have once dismissed the freakish regimen as a marketing ploy set on exploiting female insecurities, new research has proven that a daily facial exercise routine can actually reduce sign...More..

US Cancer Deaths Continue to Drop
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

US Cancer Deaths Continue to Drop

Some states in the report , such as NY and MA, have seen the racial mortality gap disappear for whites and blacks over 65. Lung cancer is among the most common forms of cancer in the U.S., and certainly the ...More..

Phallic fad: Thai men going nuts for penis whitening procedure
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Phallic fad: Thai men going nuts for penis whitening procedure

Pioneered around the same time, the service also attracted the attention of men, who started asking for it, so Lelux made a decision to give men the option to have their private parts whitened as well. Most of ...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Romaine lettuce linked to fatal E.Coli outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating the outbreak, which has affected 13 states. This is the same type of E. coli that is responsible for the current outbreak in the United States...More..

Alcohol & cancer? Scientists say there might be a link indeed
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Alcohol & cancer? Scientists say there might be a link indeed

To find out how alcohol damages the body, scientists gave diluted alcohol to mice then sequenced their DNA and analysed their chromosomes. The appearance of this chemical causes DNA damage in the hematopo...More..

Millennials strive for perfectionism more than past generations, study says
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Millennials strive for perfectionism more than past generations, study says

Dubbed a cultural phenomenon, the study says this has multiple factors involved, such as self-oriented perfectionism. His co-author Dr Andrew Hill of York St John University echoed Curran's sentiments, commen...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

CDC Investigating Multistate Outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 Infections

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating an E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce that has sickened at least 58 people in the USA and Canada. The U.S. cases were reported beginning Novemb...More..

Infant dies from flu as local deaths, cases spike
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Infant dies from flu as local deaths, cases spike

This makes the count for flu-related deaths in Dallas County at 9 people this season. Currently, Nebraska is among 36 states with "widespread" influenza cases. Getting the flu shot is important to stave off t...More..

ESA Slams World Health Organization's Gaming Disorder Decision
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

ESA Slams World Health Organization's Gaming Disorder Decision

Once your all-nighters and nonstop gaming sessions become something that you need to survive, or keep you from school, family, and other functions, it might be time to start worrying. We strongly encourage th...More..

Flu Cases On The Rise In Louisiana
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Flu Cases On The Rise In Louisiana

And now, the Irish health service has confirmed that the "Aussie Flu" had led to a number of deaths in the country. "Time spent gathering together over Christmas, followed by recent weather fluctuations that ...More..

Stay away from romaine lettuce, Consumer Reports advises
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Stay away from romaine lettuce, Consumer Reports advises

Five people infected with the unsafe bacteria have been hospitalized, according to Ian Williams, chief of the CDC's Outbreak Response and Prevention Branch. Ian Williams, PhD, chief of the CDC's Outbreak Respon...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Progressive (PGR) Earns Hold Rating from Credit Suisse Group

About 306,904 shares traded. It has outperformed by 9.53% the S&P500. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 6,780,314 shares of the insurance provider's stock worth $328,303,000 after buying an additional 2,234,425...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Sippican Capital Advisors Purchases 3289 Shares of Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

The institutional investor held 161,402 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $10.34M, up from 61,493 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Peoples owns 17,960 shares or 0.65%...More..

Great White Sharks Tracked Off Florida's Coast
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Great White Sharks Tracked Off Florida's Coast

A 12-foot-long great white shark named Miss Costa appears to have made the trek south for the winter and was recently hanging out in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Pinellas County. "The shark tweeted thi...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC Has $388000 Holdings in Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)

Insiders have sold 398,137 shares of company stock worth $11,504,969 in the last 90 days. It has outperformed by 11.78% the S&P500. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc. Of those transactions, there were 710,384 shares ...More..

Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events will return on March 30th
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events will return on March 30th

Netflix have today announced that season 2 of A Series of Unfortunate Events on March 30 featuring the return of Neil Patrick Harris as Count Olaf! The teaser shows a first look at the story's Vile Villa...More..

Now the chocolate can become extinct
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Now the chocolate can become extinct

Cocoa plants are struggling as the climate warms up. The cacao tree, which produces cocoa beans, thrives only in humid rainforest-like conditions close to the equator. While the geneticist who invented CRISPR...More..

Rana Daggubati's Haathi Mere Saathi
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Rana Daggubati's Haathi Mere Saathi

Haathi Mere Saathi , helmed by Tamil director Prabhu Solomon , has him be pally with an elephant in the movie. Rana has appeared in a decent politician role in "Leader", which is his debut film. Rana's film is...More..

Diabetes Drug Reverses Memory Loss in Mice with Alzheimer's
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Diabetes Drug Reverses Memory Loss in Mice with Alzheimer's

To prove the drug's effectiveness in combating Alzheimer's , an worldwide team of researchers led by Christian Holscher of Lancaster University tested it on aged mice with mutated human genes carrying a he...More..

Democratic Republic of Congo: gunfire in churches after protests against President Kabila
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Democratic Republic of Congo: gunfire in churches after protests against President Kabila

Kabila, who march organisers are calling on to say he will not stand for a third term, has been in power since 2001 when he succeeded his assassinated father Laurent Kabila. She also said that dozens, including...More..

'Gaming Disorder' recognized as a worldwide mental health condition
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

'Gaming Disorder' recognized as a worldwide mental health condition

This would add gaming to a list of other behaviours that can become problematic if people lose control over them, including gambling and disorders related to the use of substances like alcohol, marijuana, caffe...More..

IMA protest call: Pvt health services in Goa may hit tomorrow
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

IMA protest call: Pvt health services in Goa may hit tomorrow

Government doctors in Tamil Nadu will boycott outpatient services in hospitals across the state for an hour tomorrow to protest the Centre's National Medical Commission Bill. Removal Of Medical Council Of ...More..

United Nations chief issues 2018 'red alert' to the world
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

United Nations chief issues 2018 'red alert' to the world

Guterres said: "On New Year's Day 2018, I am not issuing an appeal". He further said, "Conflicts have deepened and new dangers have emerged". Adm. For Guterres, peace can not be achieved unless there is uni...More..

by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Digital Rlty Tr INC (DLR) Stake Maintained by Tealwood Asset Management Inc

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. lifted its position in Digital Realty Trust by 41.5% in the third quarter. It has outperformed by 98.07% the S&P500. Jos Shaver decreased its stake in Universal Display Corp (OLE...More..

Woman married a few hours before succumbing to cancer
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Woman married a few hours before succumbing to cancer

She posted the powerful image on Facebook with the caption: "With triple negative breast cancer throughout her system, the unstoppable Heather Lindsay gathered all of her strength for one final act - to marry...More..

LeBron James downplays consecutive losses in Utah
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

LeBron James downplays consecutive losses in Utah

The Cavs cut the lead to seven by the end of the quarter, with James resting, and it became evident that the Jazz would have to earn the win. "I need a win here". James also took some time to mention an espec...More..

Alabama vs Clemson: CFP Semifinal, Sugar Bowl 2018 Preview and Prediction
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Alabama vs Clemson: CFP Semifinal, Sugar Bowl 2018 Preview and Prediction

The victor of the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Allstate Sugar Bowl will advance to the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship Game on January 8, 2018 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlant...More..

At least 30 dead, 17 injured in horrid Migaa accident
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

At least 30 dead, 17 injured in horrid Migaa accident

Both vehicles' drivers are said to be among the dead, with the youngest victim reportedly a three-year-old child. Rescue operations continued at the scene of the accident, with injured passengers transported ...More..

Foggy Sunday morning in Delhi, 15 trains cancelled
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Foggy Sunday morning in Delhi, 15 trains cancelled

Over 150 flights were delayed, almost 50 diverted and an estimated 20 were cancelled. On Sunday too, hundreds of passengers at the Delhi airport and railway stations in north India were left stranded after mu...More..

Team India practices indoors due wet outfield in Cape Town; See pics
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Team India practices indoors due wet outfield in Cape Town; See pics

We aren't thinking about the history of past series in South Africa but concentrating on winning each session and executing our strategy well. "A lot of our players have played here before". "We have that o...More..

Arctic cold expected, starting Saturday night through at least mid-week
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Arctic cold expected, starting Saturday night through at least mid-week

Wind speeds will pick up in the afternoon and temperatures will fall throughout the day . By the start of 2018, the ArkLaTex could be renamed the ArcticTex. A Hard Freeze Watch has been issued for every pa...More..

The new year is rung in from Australia to the Middle East
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

The new year is rung in from Australia to the Middle East

In Auckland, New Zealand's biggest city, tens of thousands gathered around Sky Tower as five minutes of nonstop pyrotechnics exploded from the structure's upper decks. 31, 2017. Millions of people are expecte...More..

Dead man makes list of Buhari's new appointment
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Dead man makes list of Buhari's new appointment

Femi Adesina , condoled with the Delta state government on family on the death of the Second Republic senator and member of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Others are Garb...More..

Hide Your Face With Apple IPhone X Camera
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Hide Your Face With Apple IPhone X Camera

Yep, that's exactly what it sounds like. Kazuya Noshiro, the CEO of game development company ViRD , erased his face almost completely in a trick of "optical camouflage". The iPhone X is packed with great tec...More..

Chilly weather could be contributing to the state's 'widespread' flu epidemic
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Chilly weather could be contributing to the state's 'widespread' flu epidemic

The CDC says Nevada is among ten states experiencing high influenza illnesses. According to the CDC, 12 children have died from the flu this season and more than 2,400 people have been hospitalized. So far, ab...More..

How Smoking Weed During Pregnancy Might Affect the Fetus
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

How Smoking Weed During Pregnancy Might Affect the Fetus

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 study was published December 26 in JAMA . A 2013...More..

Officers searching for armed robbery suspect in Oklahoma City
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Officers searching for armed robbery suspect in Oklahoma City

Thin black male wearing muddy construction boots, dark blue trousers, grey hooded sweatshirt and mask. He was wearing a red hat or hood and a mask covering the lower half of face and a red hooded sweatshirt wit...More..

Trump fires entire HIV/AIDS council by FedEx letter
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Trump fires entire HIV/AIDS council by FedEx letter

Oddly, these letters notifying the 16 remaining council members of their termination, effective immediately, cited no actual reason. Gabriel Maldonado , CEO of the Riverside, Calif.,-based LGBT and HIV/AIDS ...More..

Struggling Swansea City hire Carlos Carvalhal as fifth manager in two years
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Struggling Swansea City hire Carlos Carvalhal as fifth manager in two years

Carvalhal has no previous experience coaching in the English top-flight, or any of the continent's major leagues. "It's a long story about Besiktas and it was very hard", he said. "It is easy to forget bec...More..

by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.17

Always volatility measures make charm for active trader; price volatility of stock was 0.82% for a week and 1.14% for a month. About 300 shares traded. Citigroup raised their price objective on Johnson & Johnso...More..

Selena Gomez's Complex Relationship With Her Mom Goes Beyond Justin Bieber
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Selena Gomez's Complex Relationship With Her Mom Goes Beyond Justin Bieber

The " Baby " singer is in Canada and will be celebrating New Year's in his hometown. In the snap, Bieber had a huge smile on his face. E! News previously reported that Gomez's family is not convinced th...More..

SC lottery: $500 winning tickets arise from error
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

SC lottery: $500 winning tickets arise from error

December 25 to have a play symbol to be repeated in all nine play areas. Others on Twitter said that having non-winning tickets among winning tickets only added to the perception that there was nothing wrong ...More..

Franken says he's leaving Senate but not giving up voice
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Franken says he's leaving Senate but not giving up voice

Minnesota lawmaker is stepping down amid sexual misconduct allegations. A new Public Policy Polling survey found 50 percent of voters in Minnesota don't think the Minnesota Democrat should resign in the face ...More..