Health Care

Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims

Although the first-of-their-kind studies landed at differing - and critiqued - conclusions, researchers and industry members alike did come to a consensus on one aspect: More research is needed. However, legalizing marijuana is still met with hesitation by some in power such as Attorney General Jeff Sessions. "I believe it would be unwise for Congress to restrict the discretion of the Department to fund particular prosecutions, particularly in the midst of an historic drug epidemic and ... Read More

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Titans Signing WR Eric Decker To One-Year Deal

Titans Signing WR Eric Decker To One-Year Deal

The 30-year-old wide receiver has been productive when healthy, though, as he has tallied three 1,000-yard seasons in his career, and had a huge 2015 campaign for the Jets. He's also played for the Denver Broncos when he was drafted into the league in 2010. Decker could be the reliable target that Mariota hasn't always had. Read More

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Trump's speech in Miami is bad news for your Friday commute

Trump's speech in Miami is bad news for your Friday commute

MARIEL, Cuba (AP) - Church bells rang out and Cubans strung American flags from their windows when President Barack Obama announced in December 2014 that the US would stop trying to push Cuba toward collapse. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay. Trump's decision to roll back some of Obama's Cuba changes has split Republicans with many pro-business, open-trade advocates in the GOP urging him not to reverse the policies. Read More

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House Oks bill to expand off-track betting

House Oks bill to expand off-track betting

Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has been pushing for the so-called transportation lockbox. The Connecticut state senate approved the third casino last month. Early Wednesday, the Connecticut House of Representatives voted 103-46 in favor of a bill that allows the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes to build a casino in East Windsor to compete with the MGM casino. Read More

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Summer Reading Program Kicks Off with Magic

Summer Reading Program Kicks Off with Magic

Registration begins on June 5 and continues through June 17.at all county libraries. Regular meeting time throughout the summer will be from 2 p.m.to 2:45 p.m. "Studies show that students who keep reading all summer long will start school ready to learn and carry their higher reading scores from summer in the fall". Read More

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New Orleans Monday weather: 90 percent chance of rain

New Orleans Monday weather: 90 percent chance of rain

North wind 5 to 8 miles per hour. Best chances for rain will be for our northern and western areas. FRIDAY: Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies develop for Friday afternoon, with a high of 80 degrees. It will be cooler Tuesday with highs in the upper 60s. Showers & storms will be likely on and off through the day. There's also a possible thunderstorm coming between 10 p.m. Read More

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Gujarat Board GSEB SSC Class 10 Result 2017

Gujarat Board GSEB SSC Class 10 Result 2017

Good luck to all the students for the upcoming GSEB Gujarat Board SSC Result 2017! Established in 1960, the Gujarat Board under take activities like formation of the syllabus, providing study, materials, conducting the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) level board examinations, formulation of the rules, regulation and policies for the affiliated schools to follow. Read More

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Not having proper sleep may make you appear less attractive to others

Not having proper sleep may make you appear less attractive to others

Each person was given a kit to check how much they slept through the night and was instructed to monitor two good nights of sleep (sleeping 7-9 hours) and two bad nights of sleep (sleeping no longer than 4 hours max). "Telling someone they look exhausted says more about your perception of them than you might think", the study starts. However, plenty of people fall short of getting as much sleep as they need - Gallup reports that 42 percent of adults in the USA don't get enough shut-eye. Read More

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SC concludes triple talaq hearings, reserves verdict

SC concludes triple talaq hearings, reserves verdict

A five-judge Constitution Bench was headed by Chief Justice J.S. Khehar and comprised Justices Kurian Joseph, R.F. Nariman, U.U. Lalit and Abdul Nazeer. Sibal further argued that just like the Hindus' faith about Rama's birth at Ayodhya can not be questioned, similarly Triple Talaq which is also a matter of faith for Muslims should not be questioned. Read More

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Sushi Lovers Warned About Parasites

Sushi Lovers Warned About Parasites

A new study gives sushi eaters a reason to take it easy, reporting there's been an uptick in anisakiasis, a stomach infection caused by a worm that lives in fish , but can easily relocate to your stomach or intestines. The long tube with a camera revealed that the man had a deadly parasitic worm infection, with several worms burrowing into his gut lining. "Patients can have allergic symptoms like angioedema, urticarial and anaphylaxis", they wrote. Read More

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Amber Alert issued for missing Hampton, Virginia child

Amber Alert issued for missing Hampton, Virginia child

Police in coastal Virginia are searching for a mother and an infant they believe may have been abducted. 13News Now spoke with Keir Johnson's mother, Rhonda Crews, who said she just wants the pair to come home safely. She has black hair and brown eyes. Keir Johnson's Facebook profile was last updated publicly on March 19 with a photo of herself with baby Chloe, and does not contain any public information hinting at how or why she and her daughter disappeared. Read More

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India's cricket team to participate in Champions Trophy

India's cricket team to participate in Champions Trophy

The squad for the tournament is expected to be announced on Monday, May 8 and BCCI officials are scheduled to meet on Sunday in New Delhi for a Special General Meeting. There was doubt over India's participation due to the BCCI being dissatisfied with the outcomes of the ICC Board meetings in April. "It is not in the interest of Indian cricket for BCCI to take any drastic step/measure which may result in breakdown of negotiations between BCCI, ICC and other cricket boards, especially since ... Read More

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Colorado Bagel Chain Blesses World With Caffeinated Bagel, The Espresso Buzz

Colorado Bagel Chain Blesses World With Caffeinated Bagel, The Espresso Buzz

Each bagel promises 32 milligrams of caffeine - which is only about a third of what you would find in the average 8 ounce cup of coffee , but is better than no caffeine. Those who've tried the bagel, however, seem to have mixed emotions. For sleep-deprived humans, drinking coffee has always been the preferred morning perk up method but now there's an onslaught of caffeinated items promising to add more pep to your step. Read More

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May is designated as Mental Health Awareness Month

May is designated as Mental Health Awareness Month

The Public Service Association said Dr Coleman's response to the mental health crisis showed no understanding about the topic or its seriousness. A small percentage of mentally ill individuals may become violent; however, according to the National Institutes of Health, people with a mental health diagnosis are 11 times more likely to be the victim of violence. Read More

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Scientists develop artificial womb to help premature babies grow

An important part of this incubator , or extra-uterine support device , is the ability to sustain infants without using a ventilator, which can strain their underdeveloped lungs or cause scarring that leads to chronic lung disease. Baby lambs developed to the age equivalent of 23-week-old human babies. Rather, it is meant to function as a bridge between the mother's womb and the outside world, supporting the infant from 23 weeks to 28 weeks of gestational age, after which time the ... Read More

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Miller: Jackie Robinson a golden Dodger now forever bronzed

Many historians believe Robinson's breakthrough was an early step that eventually led to other civil rights breakthroughs. For this special occasion, all players and on-field personnel across the league will don No. Needless to say, Robinson's legacy on Saturday was getting its proper respect all around baseball. Campanis and Jackie Robinson were close friends until Robinson's death from a heart attack in 1972, their friendship dating to their days as Dodgers minor leaguers in Montreal in ... Read More

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What to know about new advice on prostate cancer test

What to know about new advice on prostate cancer test

Klein, MD, chair of the Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute at Cleveland Clinic, said in an interview with OncLive . While PSA tests can detect prostate tumors at their smallest, most treatable stage, the testing has some risks, (Dr. "That only about a third of patients [in the study] reported having a discussion of advantages and disadvantages is an alarming statistic", study author Dr. Read More

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Sen. McCaskill says she will oppose Gorsuch

Democrats have been trying to get every single party member to line up against Gorsuch , because, according to Senate rules, the GOP would need eight Democrats to join the 52-member GOP majority to avoid a filibuster. Ms. Heitkamp and Mr. Manchin account for two of those, but Ms. McCaskill's decision leaves only a few other targets. When the vote goes to the full Senate, at least two or three Democrats are likely to vote against the filibuster but not the 12 the GOP would needed to break ... Read More

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Obama aide denies using intel to spy on Trump advisers

Obama aide denies using intel to spy on Trump advisers

Senior US officials later said that Rice's comments were based on an intelligence assessment that was eventually updated to reflect a preliminary view that demonstrators were not the culprits. The identities of US persons in intelligence reports are normally "masked", or redacted, but can be unmasked under certain circumstances. According to the story, White House lawyers learned in March that Rice had requested the identities of USA residents whose names were collected during ... Read More

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