• #ArmMeWith: Teachers tell Trump what they really need instead of guns
#ArmMeWith: Teachers tell Trump what they really need instead of guns

State lawmakers are scrambling to propose broad packages focused on mental health and guns, following the February 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland that left 14 students and three faculty members dead. "When a killer comes in with an assault rifle, that is not a fair fight". At Oakwood High School, there are ...

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  • Donald Trump suggest arming teachers to prevent Florida high like shooting
Donald Trump suggest arming teachers to prevent Florida high like shooting

He compared the "concealed carry" proposal to pilots, who now often carry guns. "You need to have five or six", said Belemjian. "When we declare our schools to be gun-free zones it just puts our students in more danger - well-trained gun-adept teachers and coaches should be able to carry concealed firearms".

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  • The Government Confirms Support for Opt-Out Organ Donation Bill
The Government Confirms Support for Opt-Out Organ Donation Bill

The Scottish government is also moving forward with plans to make organ donation an opt-out system. She said: "We are supporting this Bill, we are determined to ensure that we secure more organs available for transplant, because we are very concerned that we are losing lives unnecessarily".

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  • Study finds potentially unsafe levels of arsenic, lead in e-cig vapors
Study finds potentially unsafe levels of arsenic, lead in e-cig vapors

Significant levels (nearing or exceeding current health-based limits) of chromium, manganese, nickel and lead were found in about half of the samples. The culprits, the scientists think, are the heating coils that convert the e-liquid into a vapor to be inhaled. Researchers have determined that aerosol produced by e-cigarettes contain harmful met...

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  • Low fat or low carb, same difference!
Low fat or low carb, same difference!

The answer, in both cases, was no. "Maybe we shouldn't be asking what's the best diet, but what's the best diet for whom?" The authors concluded that in the context of these two common approaches to weight loss , neither of the two hypothesised predisposing factors was helpful in identifying which diet was best for which patient.

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  • Lindsey Vonn won't stop until she's officially the GOAT
Lindsey Vonn won't stop until she's officially the GOAT

In time, they will recall this: Gold. Her medal run was clean, and although she came out of the gates with a tiny advantage over Goggia she trailed through most of the run. Shiffrin and Vonn are expected to contend for medals in the women's super combined. Her score of 96 was the highest of the day and gave her a total of 185.

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  • NCDHHS: 27 more flu deaths, 200 so far this season
NCDHHS: 27 more flu deaths, 200 so far this season

However, the department's report also says overall cases of influenza-like illness decreased last week. There have been two pediatric flu deaths this season in CT. It remains unclear how the initial tweet was issued. Flu is a contagious, viral illness that causes mild to severe symptoms that can sometimes lead to death.

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  • Missing Yobe Schoolgirls: EU Reaffirms Support To Nigeria In Anti-Terrorism War
Missing Yobe Schoolgirls: EU Reaffirms Support To Nigeria In Anti-Terrorism War

Police and state officials said on Wednesday that there was no evidence that the girls had been abducted, though the Yobe government later said in a statement that the military had rescued some of the students from Boko Haram. Bego had said, as of late Wednesday night, that about 50 students out of a total of 926 students at the school were still u...

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  • Trump Threatens To Pull Law Enforcement From California
Trump Threatens To Pull Law Enforcement From California

The senators took particular issue with an interview by Homan on Fox News in which he said California "better hold on tight" after the sanctuary state law went into effect. "Frankly if I wanted to pull our people from California you would have a crime mess like you've never seen", he said focusing on the role of Immigration and Customs Enforce...

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  • 3rd NJ child dies, nasal spray back on the table
3rd NJ child dies, nasal spray back on the table

A 6-year-old girl from Hudson County died from the flu February 12 and a 4-year-old girl from central New Jersey was the first when she died in December. The vaccine remains on the recommended list in Canada and the European Union. Limited quantities for the current flu season are available, according to the company.

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  • New Study Says Red Wine Protects Your Teeth
New Study Says Red Wine Protects Your Teeth

And though the researchers showed their "wine extract" polyphenols to be safe in terms of cell cultures, in real life the alcohol present alongside these red wine polyphenols not only has a bacteriocidal effect (hence the basis of alcohol mouthwashes), but is also an independent risk factor for mouth cancer.

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  • Eddie Jones fires Scotland warning ahead of England's Calcutta Cup match
Eddie Jones fires Scotland warning ahead of England's Calcutta Cup match

England are bidding for an unprecedented third successive outright Six Nations title and wins in their opening two matches mean they are still on course for a Grand Slam. "We believed we could just go and win, just needed to show up - and as you all know, and you (the media) all wrote, we didn't do that well". "We're desperate to turn it aroun...

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  • Ireland vs Wales, Six Nations 2018
Ireland vs Wales, Six Nations 2018

Gatland, who this week becomes only the second coach after New Zealand World Cup victor Graham Henry to clock up 100 Tests for one country, has made three changes from the side beaten by England, calling up fit-again full-back Leigh Halfpenny , wing Liam Williams and fly-half Dan Biggar.

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  • Indian surgeons remove 'heaviest recorded' brain tumour
Indian surgeons remove 'heaviest recorded' brain tumour

Surgeons hope that as Mr Pal recovers he will gradually regain his eyesight. Pal and his relatives were informed about the high risk of surgery who prepared themselves for seven-hour long surgery which was successful. For the past several years, Santlal Pal had been watching a tumour emerge from his skull. Pal needed 11 units of blood during su...

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  • Ariana Grande cancels Manchester tribute
Ariana Grande cancels Manchester tribute

A source said: " Ariana desperately wanted to come - she was so ill but she still wanted to get on the plane". In Grande's absence, Gallagher took the stage with a touching performance of " Live Forever ", with attendees like Ed Sheeran standing up and singing along to the song.

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  • Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work
Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work

It has been suggested that more than a million people per year in the United Kingdom should be given access to treatment for depression, through either drugs or talking therapies, with scientists saying the study proves that the drugs do work.

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  • Nigeria plane overshoots runway into bush
Nigeria plane overshoots runway into bush

The photos shared showed passengers being evacuated from the plane in the bush. He said: "I learnt the runway has been closed but it will be reopened before the next 30 minutes after inspection has been carried out on it". It said, "However, efforts are in place to continuously enhance safety and security in our industry in accordance with the re...

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  • Pablo Torres: We need candidates who will stand up to NRA, corporations
Pablo Torres: We need candidates who will stand up to NRA, corporations

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevins says we need to, "have a serious conversation around violent video games and movies" when it comes to gun violence . Twenty-one people went on to commit suicide anyway, six by firearm. Lance favors laws exempting out of state gun owners from our strong New Jersey gun safety laws? Or would its promoters say, "Hey...

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  • Florida Legislature rejects weapons ban with massacre survivors en route to Capitol
Florida Legislature rejects weapons ban with massacre survivors en route to Capitol

Another added, "Seems like some people are really into guns". Yet only an hour later the state's House of Representatives approved a resolution declaring pornography to be a public health risk. Of course, some of the blame for yesterday's vote falls on House Speaker Richard Corcoran, the person in charge of scheduling the vote. Obsessively.

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  • Melania's Parents Appear to Have Used 'Chain Migration' System Trump Attacks
Melania's Parents Appear to Have Used 'Chain Migration' System Trump Attacks

Immigration attorney Michael Wildes said the two were "lawfully admitted" into America, but declined to comment on whether or not they used the "chain migration" process. Amalija, 71, was a pattern maker at a textile factory. He claimed as recently as last month than chain migration threatens USA security and quality of life, citing the example...

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  • Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study
Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study

Jonathan Tam, a pediatric allergy specialist who helped recruit test subjects for the company, told CBS . The positive trial data comes almost four months after French drug developer DBV Technologies' stick-on patch failed to sufficiently desensitize patients with the allergy, but the company said it would proceed to file for US regulatory r...

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  • Students calling out Trump, Congress on gun violence
Students calling out Trump, Congress on gun violence

If Google searches are a fair indicator, there has been much more interest in gun control than gun rights since the shooting last Wednesday. In a 2000 book, published well before he ran for president, Trump said he has generally opposed gun control, but at that time did back a "ban on assault weapons" and "a slightly longer waiting period to pu...

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  • Virat Kohli achieves rare double in latest ICC rankings
Virat Kohli achieves rare double in latest ICC rankings

Indian skipper Virat Kohli , who is enjoying a sensational run in cricket, achieved another unique feat on Tuesday when he became the second batsman in the world to touch the 900-point mark in Both Test and ODI cricket in the brand new ICC rankings.

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  • Price Target Summary: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)
Price Target Summary: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

About 736,484 shares traded. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV ) has risen 10.63% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. (NYSE:ABBV). Indiana Trust & Invest Management Com reported 17,957 shares. Cibc Asset has invested 0.12% in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 33 ...

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  • Florida shooting: Republican aide fired after saying Parkland survivors were 'actors'
Florida shooting: Republican aide fired after saying Parkland survivors were 'actors'

Asked to back up his claim, Kelly emailed back with a YouTube conspiracy video containing a news clip showing 17-year-old student David Hogg in California last summer. "I was just made aware that my aide made an insensitive and inappropriate allegation about Parkland students today", he said. "Theyve been there. I can verify that", Broward Coun...

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