• This country has been ordered to 'go on a diet'
This country has been ordered to 'go on a diet'

The campaign encourages adults to consume 400 calories at breakfast, and 600 for lunch and dinner, and also "challenges" the food industry "to reduce calories in products consumed by families by 20% by 2024". "Industry can help families by finding innovative ways to lower the calories in the food we all enjoy, and promoting United Kingdom business ...

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  • Aurobindo Pharma stock falls over 5% on USFDA observations
Aurobindo Pharma stock falls over 5% on USFDA observations

Unit-IV is a dedicated manufacturing facility for generic sterile injectables (lyophilized and powder injections, prefilled syringes), opthalmics and low volume parenterals spread over 33 acres on Hyderabad's outskirts. Aurobindo Pharma fell 3.30% to Rs 603.50 at 14:12 IST on BSE after the company clarified that its unit 4 in Hyderabad was issue...

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  • Butcher chops off son's hand angered by his porn addiction
Butcher chops off son's hand angered by his porn addiction

According to police, Qayyum has four children including two sons and Khalid is the elder of the two sons. Mohammad Qayyum Qureshi (45), a butcher by profession of Jalpalli colony in Pahadishareef area in the old city, surrendered to the police stating that he had chopped off the right hand (between wrist and elbow) of his son, Mohammad Khalid ...

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  • Sorry if you're suffering but flu season has finally peaked
Sorry if you're suffering but flu season has finally peaked

Pino. This season started early and was widespread in many states by December. Making a bad year worse, this year's flu vaccine didn't work very well and health officials are trying to figure out why it did so poorly. As of February 19, the flu season has taken the lives of 84 children in the United States, again according to numbers by the CDC. ...

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  • Mississippi State Women's Basketball: Bulldogs Fall to SC in SEC Tournament
Mississippi State Women's Basketball: Bulldogs Fall to SC in SEC Tournament

This group has fought off adversity every step of the way, and Saturday's game was no different. "This has been the most resilient, focused, self-motivated team I have coached". Brown, who netted eight threes, as he also stepped up with Harper in the second half as well. The Tigers finished the first half shooting 6-of-21 (27.3 percent) from three ...

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  • South Carolina 62, Mississippi State 51, women's college basketball final
South Carolina 62, Mississippi State 51, women's college basketball final

They will play No. 8 SC or 19th-ranked Georgia on Sunday. A&M, like Kentucky , led Mississippi State after the first quarter of play. The Gamecocks out-rebounded State 38-23, shot 51 percent from the field and made 10 of 11 free throws, as well.

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  • Brown Advisory Inc. Sells 6673 Shares of AbbVie Inc (ABBV)
Brown Advisory Inc. Sells 6673 Shares of AbbVie Inc (ABBV)

Abbvie Inc. now has $182.68 billion valuation. AbbVie (ABBV) traded up $1.20 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $115.04. The firm owned 1,227,113 shares of the company's stock after selling 29,969 shares during the period. Btc Capital Management Inc decreased Ishares Tr (IVV) stake by 2,945 shares to 59,688 valued at $15.10 million in 2017...

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  • Winter storm watch to begin Sunday evening, stunting travel
Winter storm watch to begin Sunday evening, stunting travel

Early forecasts predict up to double-digit inch counts for snow totals across the state, with higher amounts in south and central regions. The coastal storm will arrive in the southern counties around 3 p.m. About 365,000 people were without electricity in Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia and DE on Monday, NBC News repor...

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  • Ben and Jerry's co-founder arrested for noise disturbance during protest
Ben and Jerry's co-founder arrested for noise disturbance during protest

Cohen tweeted out before his arrest, "Burlington Police are planning to arrest me today at 3:15p for a public service demonstration of the F-35 Jetblast, if you're in Burlington, VT, go to City Hall to show your support". Supporters of the protest argued that by arresting the demonstrators, the police proved their point about the dangers of excessi...

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  • Actress Amber Tamblyn Goes to War Against Hasidic Men
Actress Amber Tamblyn Goes to War Against Hasidic Men

Tamblyn gave birth to a baby girl past year. Tamblyn said that on Sunday she was pushing her daughter in a stroller in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, when a Hasidic man driving a van almost ran her over as she crossed the street. Aren't these specific men and not an entire Orthodox community of faith? "For someone who is so politically woke, I don't ...

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  • [BREAKING] Buhari to visit Benue, Yobe, Zamfara, Rivers, Taraba states
[BREAKING] Buhari to visit Benue, Yobe, Zamfara, Rivers, Taraba states

Osinbajo noted that the wide scale deployment has overstretched the military, but government is working to empower the police to take on some of the security roles being performed by soldiers. In Benue and Taraba axis, we have the 93 battalion, we have 72 Special Forces. "We have expressed condolences, but no amount of condolence would do", said Os...

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  • Texas daycare teacher's foot amputated after contracting flesh-eating bacteria
Texas daycare teacher's foot amputated after contracting flesh-eating bacteria

Raul Rayes initially thought the swelling to his foot was caused by a blister but was rushed to a Houston hospital on February 23 when the yellowish-mass spread. "They just tell me they had to amputate because if they didn't, then he would have died, " she said. However, doctors were surprised to see that the man was suffering from flesh-eating b...

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  • Morgan Stanley Lowers British American Tobacco (BATS) Price Target to GBX 5500
Morgan Stanley Lowers British American Tobacco (BATS) Price Target to GBX 5500

About 197,952 shares traded. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has risen 13.92% since March 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.13% the S&P500. It worsened, as 43 investors sold HBI shares while 189 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 289 raised stakes. The SI to Rambus Inc's float is 5.09%.

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  • Disney Picks Company Insider James Pitaro to Lead ESPN
Disney Picks Company Insider James Pitaro to Lead ESPN

Skipper cited a "substance addiction" in announcing his immediate resignation on December 18, and ESPN has been led on an interim basis by George Bodenheimer , a former network president. ESPN+, a $5 per month streaming service, comes as the network - like other networks - have lost subscribers due to cord cutting as many households shift to Netfl...

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  • Two 4.2 magnitude Oklahoma quakes shake Wichita, south-central Kansas
Two 4.2 magnitude Oklahoma quakes shake Wichita, south-central Kansas

A moderate quake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 has struck Oklahoma , with shaking felt in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and as far away as Wichita in Kansas, seismologists and residents say. This was also a 4.2 magnitude natural disaster and was centered just a few miles away from the first one, the USGS reported. ".I am in my recliner and both ...

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  • Opioid Overdoses In Children Doubled Over 10 Years
Opioid Overdoses In Children Doubled Over 10 Years

Opioid-related hospitalizations were highest among children ages 12-17 (61 percent) followed by children ages 1 to 5 (34.2 percent) and ages 6 to 11 (4.8 percent). According to the research's authors, the majority of these cases were considered to be represented by unintentional ingestions of their parents' medically prescribed drugs like oxycodone...

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  • Oluga defends suspended KNH staff
Oluga defends suspended KNH staff

Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) has refuted claims that one of the patients at the centre of last week neurosurgical mishap, which has put the country's largest referral hospital on the spot, passed away. The neurosurgeon in question is accused of performing highly invasive brain surgery on a patient who needed medication for head swelling. Ther...

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  • Don't panic if you have eaten Enterprise polony
Don't panic if you have eaten Enterprise polony

The public is cautioned to avoid all processed meat products that are sold as ready-to-eat. Tiger Brands' share price fell 13% to R370.30 and RCL Foods' share price dropped 6.4% to R16.10 shortly after the JSE opened at 9am on Monday morning.

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  • Dwayne Johnson thinks 'Baywatch's Razzie Award is hilarious
Dwayne Johnson thinks 'Baywatch's Razzie Award is hilarious

Baywatch was also up for worst film but lost out to The Emoji Movie, while Efron lost the worst actor gong to Tom Cruise in The Mummy . But he did win Worst Screen Couple with Brad Pitt for "Interview with the Vampire" (1994) and Most Tiresome Tabloid Targets with Katie Holmes in 2006.

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  • Mohamed Salah would be deserving as player of the year - Jurgn Klopp
Mohamed Salah would be deserving as player of the year - Jurgn Klopp

Mohamed Salah scored the opener in Liverpool's win over Newcastle. Mo Salah has scored in six successive games for Liverpool in all competitions. Newcastle have not won at Anfield since 1994 and they were largely toothless here, Benitez's side slipping closer to the relegation zone after a tame defeat, but Liverpool continue to thrive af...

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  • UW's Will Dissly impresses during NFL Scouting Combine workout
UW's Will Dissly impresses during NFL Scouting Combine workout

The NFL Scouting Combine continues on Saturday with the second group of prospects taking the field for their positional drills. Here's four more tweets about the absurdity of Barkley's combine performance, in case the above wasn't evidence enough.

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  • Sridevi's ashes immersed in Bay of Bengal off Chennai coast
Sridevi's ashes immersed in Bay of Bengal off Chennai coast

Sridevi was in the country where she was attending the wedding of Mohit Marwah, nephew of husband Boney Kapoor , along with her family members. Sridevi breathed her last on 24th February after "accidentally drowning" in a bathtub. 'I went to the living room while Sridevi went to the master bathroom to bathe and get ready, ' Boney was quote...

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  • Major South African retail chains recall products linked to listeriosis
Major South African retail chains recall products linked to listeriosis

That is why we have called you here to brief you. Of great concern at the time was that of the hundreds of laboratory confirmed listeriosis cases, less than a quarter could be traced. Investigation of the RCL Wolwehoek production facility is also underway. "While we know that polony is definitely implicated, there is a risk of cross-contaminati...

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  • Homes underwater and thousands without power as deadly storm pushes out
Homes underwater and thousands without power as deadly storm pushes out

The heavy winds are expected to batter the coasts and inland mountain regions, knocking down trees and power lines. In Chester, Va., a 6-year-old boy died when a tree crushed him while he slept in his bed. Charlie Baker said at a news conference Thursday night. In Pennsylvania, Gov. Tom Wolf was sending 90 guard members, primarily to assist commu...

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  • More flooding expected as deadly nor'easter moves out to sea
More flooding expected as deadly nor'easter moves out to sea

NY Metro Weather meteorologist John Homenuk shared a photo of what the storm looks like from space on Twitter Friday - captioning the photo with only two words: "Oh wow". " Many have asked how this event will compare to January 4", the branch said in a statement on Friday . The storm is expected to hit during several astronomical high tides...

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