Selfies Drive Self-Image and May Lead Many to Seek Plastic Surgery

The poll conducted by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons in 2018, tells that the number of people who are seeking cosmetic procedure to look good in their selfies gets increased to 55 percent that was 42 percent in 2... More..

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If smokers get work breaks, non-smokers want time off
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

If smokers get work breaks, non-smokers want time off

More than 40 percent of nonsmokers feel they should get 3-5 extra vacation days, according to a survey . An estimated 36.5 million adults in the US smoke. Women would quit for an extra 11 days off, while m...More..

Big Ten takes tournament to New York City
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Big Ten takes tournament to New York City

In a wide-open game in which neither team held a significant lead until the very end, it all boiled down to the final three minutes. "It's monumental to be able to play in Madison Square Garden and being able t...More..

Miami Superintendent Turns Down Job Leading NYC Schools
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Miami Superintendent Turns Down Job Leading NYC Schools

Carvalho was going to be her replacement. The man tapped by Mayor Bill de Blasio to serve as the next New York City schools chancellor has turned down the job. But reporters in that city questioned why de...More..

Former 'American Idol' Kelly Clarkson steals the spotlight at season premiere
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Former 'American Idol' Kelly Clarkson steals the spotlight at season premiere

The episode featured blind auditions, in which the coaches were turned around without seeing the vocalists, spinning around only if the vocals caught their fancy. This 33-year-old from Fort Washington, MD s...More..

Here's Why Maldives Declined India's Invitation For Milan 2018 Naval Exercise
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Here's Why Maldives Declined India's Invitation For Milan 2018 Naval Exercise

The Maldives' rejection of the Indian invite, without assigning an official reason, is easily the biggest snub by the Indian Ocean archipelago since the Yameen Abdul Gayoom government went into turmoil from Feb...More..

Heart-healthy diet may help reduce depression risk
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Heart-healthy diet may help reduce depression risk

Previous research has found a link between the Mediterranean diet - which is high in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, nuts, seeds and healthy fats - and lower risk of depression . They were observed for manif...More..

Why the 'Fix NICS' gun proposal is not universal background checks
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Why the 'Fix NICS' gun proposal is not universal background checks

Trump's call for stronger background checks, which are popular among Americans, has been resisted by Republicans and the NRA . Trump argued that the NRA is "well-meaning" and said he believes "they're...More..

Division In APC Over Tenure Of Oyegun-Led NWC
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Division In APC Over Tenure Of Oyegun-Led NWC

A chieftain of the party from the South-West who spoke on condition of anonymity described the extension as illegal. "I challenge anybody to tell me which part of the APC constitution has been religiously obe...More..

Browns won't play rookie quarterback immediately, coach Hue Jackson says
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Browns won't play rookie quarterback immediately, coach Hue Jackson says

We've got a new quarterbacks coach in Kenny Zampese, so I think we'll all have input. As Dorsey says, he'll basically do what he thinks is best for the organization, whatever that entails. We've just got to...More..

Myanmar border build-up irks Bangla
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Myanmar border build-up irks Bangla

Bangladesh says it will not repatriate any Rohingya against their will, but has urged the global community to continue to pressure Myanmar to create conditions for a sustainable repatriation. Replying to a ques...More..

Mandatory evacuations ordered for areas of Santa Barbara County
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Mandatory evacuations ordered for areas of Santa Barbara County

Friday. The areas included in the evacuation warning include: Goleta, Santa Barbara, Montecito , Summerland and Carpinteria. Dozens of collisions had been reported by 6 a.m. The Red Cross has opened an eva...More..

Spotify Has Officially Filed To Go Public
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Spotify Has Officially Filed To Go Public

Spotify's IPO will be different to most other companies' though. Perhaps this is why it overhauled the " Spotify for Brands " program a year ago, to try to attract new brands to invest time and money int...More..

Panthers Cut Team's All-Time Rusher Jonathan Stewart
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Panthers Cut Team's All-Time Rusher Jonathan Stewart

Stewart was in the final year of his contract in 2018 after signing a one-year extension last offseason. Stewart was selected by the Panthers in the first round of 2008 NFL Draft . He finished with 680 rushi...More..

1 in 14 USA women smoked while pregnant in 2016 — CDC
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

1 in 14 USA women smoked while pregnant in 2016 — CDC

But a new government study shows that over 7% of women, or one in 14, still light up during pregnancy. The report comes from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC's) National Center for Health ...More..

Davis native Hasan Minhaj scores new weekly Netflix show
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Davis native Hasan Minhaj scores new weekly Netflix show

Netflix said his new show will explore the modern cultural and political landscape. As the Correspondents" dinner's headliner past year, Minhaj roasted President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump sho...More..

Gas Prices Rise 1¢ Featured font size +
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Gas Prices Rise 1¢ Featured font size +

The largest weekly changes are: IN (-9 cents), Florida (-5 cents), MI (+5 cents), Kentucky (+4 cents), New Jersey (-4 cents), OH (+4 cents), SC (-3 cents), New Mexico (-3 cents), Maryland (-3 cents) and Tenness...More..

NFL Combine Preview: What To Watch For
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

NFL Combine Preview: What To Watch For

The former Penn State runner may just "break" the Combine with his performance. McDermott offered up a generic response on LeSean McCoy , but Beane gave a bit more clarity about the running back. They'll...More..

Chief Secretary assault: Delhi Police summons 2 AAP MLAs
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Chief Secretary assault: Delhi Police summons 2 AAP MLAs

Jarwal, who was arrested on 20 February, is now undergoing a 14-day judicial custody in the case in which another MLA, Amanatullah Khan, was also arrested. However, the joint forum of officials in the adminis...More..

Two additional flu deaths reported in El Paso County
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Two additional flu deaths reported in El Paso County

Health officials say more than 6,300 flu cases were reported across the state. Health officials said Thursday that 157 people have been hospitalized with the flu since February 21, but that no new deaths were...More..

Supremes looking at mandatory union dues - again!
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Supremes looking at mandatory union dues - again!

The case could affect 5 million workers in about two dozen states that allow public workers to be required to pay fees. On the other side of the argument, Justice Anthony Kennedy said he thought that the re...More..

Senators seek to force vote to end United States involvement in Yemen war
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Senators seek to force vote to end United States involvement in Yemen war

Three senators will attempt to use congressional authority to get the United States to pull out of Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen. The bill introduced by Sanders and the others will force a vote on the w...More..

House panel sets Sereno impeach vote next week
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

House panel sets Sereno impeach vote next week

The approved articles of impeachment will then be transmitted to the Senate for trial. Mr Gadon alleged that Ms Sereno misled the Supreme Court concerning her assets, and overrode decisions made by her fellow...More..

by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Buys 3878 Shares of British American Tobacco PLC (BTI)

About 3.26M shares traded or 70.83% up from the average. McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 18.25% since March 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. As per Friday, October...More..

PSBs told to chalk out plans to tackle risks
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

PSBs told to chalk out plans to tackle risks

They will have to come out with comparative assessment of their banks' operational risk management practices with best practices and "identify gaps and areas for improvement", the secretary said. Bank of Indi...More..

Bobby Brown Doesn't Think Whitney Houston Died From Drugs
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Bobby Brown Doesn't Think Whitney Houston Died From Drugs

That's just how I feel. Um ... whoa [long pause] - I don't think she died from drugs. Brown, 49, said he won't feel justice has been served until Gordon is off the streets. He also had some tough words ...More..

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Mascots Unveiled
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Mascots Unveiled

Bridgestone Corporation became the first Founding Partner of the Olympic Channel in August 2016, signing a four-year agreement to support the digital platform and celebrate the Olympic Movement year-round on th...More..

Lassa fever: Nigeria battles largest outbreak with 72 dead
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Lassa fever: Nigeria battles largest outbreak with 72 dead

Health authorities say a Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has reached a record high and there are suspected cases in neighboring Benin as well. According to the press release made available by the agency on We...More..

Black Caps monitoring Williamson and Taylor fitness
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Black Caps monitoring Williamson and Taylor fitness

Hopefully this is a stepping stone for things to come in the future. He was unable to help Eoin Morgan's team to victory then, but did so at Mount Maunganui on Wednesday - with two run-outs and two wicket...More..

Manchester City beats Arsenal 3-0 to win League Cup
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Manchester City beats Arsenal 3-0 to win League Cup

But the action by the governing body has not deterred Guardiola from wearing the ribbon at the home of the FA, with City fans also choosing to do so in solidarity with the former Barcelona and Bayern Munich bos...More..

US Open scraps 18-hole play-off, opts for Sunday finish
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

US Open scraps 18-hole play-off, opts for Sunday finish

Rickie Fowler, Justin Rose and Webb Simpson, the 2012 U.S. Open victor, who were among some 30 players waiting in Palm Beach International Airport for their flight to Mexico for the WGC-Mexico Championship on M...More..

Varicose veins may be sign of bigger health problem
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Varicose veins may be sign of bigger health problem

The incidence of PAD was also significantly higher in the varicose veins group (10.73 versus 6.22 per 1,000 person-years). This type of blood clot commonly forms in veins, with the new research becoming o...More..

Borick: Redistricting Map Issue Tough Task For High Court
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Borick: Redistricting Map Issue Tough Task For High Court

Federal judges are turning down a request by Pennsylvania Republican congressmen to immediately throw out a district map, but are also saying they hope to resolve the legal challenge quickly. The problem is, so...More..

Is Prince William Ready For Baby No. 3? Kate Middleton Teases Husband
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Is Prince William Ready For Baby No. 3? Kate Middleton Teases Husband

In September 2014, the royal couple announced that Kate was pregnant again, with Princess Charlotte being born at the same hospital on May 2, 2015. And one very special person present at the event was Pro...More..

New trailer for The Week Of starring Adam Sandler and Chris Rock
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

New trailer for The Week Of starring Adam Sandler and Chris Rock

Sandler's production company, Happy Madison , shot scenes with David Spade in Peabody, including at the Roadhouse Pub , and tried to film at a residence in Danvers, but was denied due to zoning restriction...More..

Missing CDC epidemiologist was passed up for promotion, police say
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Missing CDC epidemiologist was passed up for promotion, police say

Cunningham, who had been deployed to deal with outbreaks of the Ebola and Zika viruses, earned multiple degrees from Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health and served as team lead with the CDC's division o...More..

Biologist: This Year's Flu Season to be More Damaging Than 2009
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Biologist: This Year's Flu Season to be More Damaging Than 2009

The deadly flu season may be showing signs of slowing down, slightly. This number is still below the 148 children who died from influenza in the 2014-2015 season. "When they inject these eggs with the vi...More..

Rs 390 cr fraud: Bank went to CBI after Delhi jeweller fled
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Rs 390 cr fraud: Bank went to CBI after Delhi jeweller fled

However, CBI registered an FIR in the case on February 23, 2018. One Trade Chartered Bank has also been named for allegedly issuing LoCs without the request of foreign companies that made purchases from the a...More..

Nebraska tops Penn State, wraps up 4th in Big Ten
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Nebraska tops Penn State, wraps up 4th in Big Ten

After holding a six game winning streak dating all the way back to January 24, the Huskers lost on the road to IL on Sunday. Coming off their worst loss of the season against IL a week ago, Nebraska had to ...More..

by | Monday, February 26, 2018

British American Tobacco plc (BTI)'s Stock Is Sell After Forming Double Bottom

The stock increased 0.12% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $40.1. Bruce And Communications Inc has invested 0.23% in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG). ( NYSE:T ), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 19 Hold...More..

'We encourage students to engage:' IU won't punish potential students for protesting
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

'We encourage students to engage:' IU won't punish potential students for protesting

Many colleges across the country, IU included, have told students that they won't reject them if they're disciplined for protesting . In response to questions about "school-imposed repercussions linked to wa...More..

In response to Florida shooting, USA companies cut ties with NRA
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

In response to Florida shooting, USA companies cut ties with NRA

The firms include vehicle rental giants Hertz and Enterprise , which had offered discounts for NRA members. "All three of our brands have ended the discount for NRA members", said a tweet on the Ente...More..

Trump says arming teachers in schools 'Up to States'
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Trump says arming teachers in schools 'Up to States'

Leading up to the 2016 presidential election, Trumped vowed to get rid of gun-free zones at schools - a protection established in the 1990s by a federal law. Rubio expressed support for all three on live TV as ...More..

CDC Employee Missing Since Leaving Work Sick 11 Days Ago
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

CDC Employee Missing Since Leaving Work Sick 11 Days Ago

Cunningham's brother Anterio Cunningham, told Fox 5 Atlanta that he is anxious. If you have information about his disappearance, please contact the Atlanta Police Department's Missing Persons Unit at 404-...More..

Lionel Messi's Ronaldinho-esque free kick surprised Barcelona
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Lionel Messi's Ronaldinho-esque free kick surprised Barcelona

The busy past couple of months now approaches for Barca, who are set for a possible treble, having reached the Copa del Rey final, become favourites to win the Champions League and the La Liga title, where they...More..

Onus on Mourinho to get Pogba performing for Conte clash
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Onus on Mourinho to get Pogba performing for Conte clash

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on his previous club Chelsea: "I have a good relation with the board, I don't forget how nice they were to me in a hard period with the departure of my father; they ...More..

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Unveils Policy Changes After Parkland Shooting
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Unveils Policy Changes After Parkland Shooting

It's not that I feel something as extravagant as hope, exactly, but I've had to question the psychological soundness of futilitarianism as a coping skill. The front page of last Friday's edition of The Boston G...More..

REVIEW… Black Panther, a cultural and political masterpiece
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

REVIEW… Black Panther, a cultural and political masterpiece

What fictional movie city or country do you most wish were real? The previous holder of the most successful superhero film record was Marvel's first team-up outing, Avengers with 1.518 billion , ma...More..

Delhi diamond exporter booked for Rs 389-crore OBC loan fraud
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Delhi diamond exporter booked for Rs 389-crore OBC loan fraud

After sitting on a complaint from Oriental Bank of Commerce for almost six months, the CBI has filed a case against a Delhi-based jewellery outlet Dwarka Das Seth International Private Limited for alleged fraud...More..

US Prepares High-Seas Crackdown On N. Korea Sanctions Evaders
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

US Prepares High-Seas Crackdown On N. Korea Sanctions Evaders

From left, U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter and senior adviser Ivanka Trump , Korean first lady Kim Jung-sook and Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha watch the men's big air snowboard finals at the ...More..