Health

Fact-Checking Trump's Statements On 'Partial-Birth' Abortion

In "Late-Term Abortion Was the Right Choice for Me", Meredith Isaksen describes her experience of aborting her unborn child after she found out the child had a genetic defect. "The next president will have a Supreme Court legacy comparable to that of Richard Nixon who filled four vacancies in a little more than two years". Trump is, tragically, right: Abortion is legal in the USA right up un... [Full Article...]

Dodgers make lineup changes vs Cubs for Game 5 of NLCS

The floodgates opened from there, and the Cubs walked away with a 10-2 victory as they looked to swing the momentum back in their favor. Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw throws before Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the Chicago Cubs Thursday, Oct. [Full Article...]

Firefighters douse huge fire at California recycling center

Firefighters douse huge fire at California recycling center Firefighters battle large blaze at Ontario recycling facilityThe fire broke out around 4:23 p.m.at a cardboard recycling facility near Holt Boulevard and N. Authorities said the fire was reported at State and Bon View. The fire burned near Ontario Airport but no flights were reportedly rescheduled. One bystander was hospitalized for smoke inhalation, and two male firefighters suffered minor i... [Full Article...]

Lasting Jump in ER Visits After Oregon Medicaid Expansion

Lasting Jump in ER Visits After Oregon Medicaid Expansion But she said in California and OR, state officials are "running into all sorts of walls" as they battle with federal officials over whether they can use Medicaid funds for housing costs OR only "the wraparound supportive housing services" that the program has traditionally funded. [Full Article...]

DEA Encourages Public to Participate in National Drug Take Back Day

The service is free and anonymous. According to the DEA, 47,596 pounds of unwanted pills were collected from NY state in April. She said on "WHTC Morning News" today, "All of our law enforcement agencies in Allegan County have permanent disposal boxes that are available year-round". [Full Article...]

Record high support for legal pot

Record high support for legal pot After Pew released a survey last week reporting that support for marijuana legalization is at 57 percent, an all-time high, Gallup came out with similar data. The news comes as voters in five states begin to vote on ballot initiatives to regulate and tax marijuana for adult use. In 2005, 20% of GOP voters supported legalization; today, that support has risen to 42%. [Full Article...]

Preteens need only 2 HPV shots _ not 3, CDC says

Preteens need only 2 HPV shots _ not 3, CDC says Experts say busy parents sometimes struggle to get their kids to the doctor three times within six months to get all the shots. Based on the new HPV immunization schedule, the first of two doses should be administered at age 11 or 12, but could be given as young as age 9 and even at ages 13 and 14. [Full Article...]

Clinton misstates high court ruling on guns

Clinton called his use of "scare rhetoric" unfortunate. Last night Clinton said her problem with Heller is that the Court overturned a "reasonable regulation" aimed at protecting little children from gun accidents. "Because based on what she is saying, and based on where she's going and where she's been, you can take a baby and rip the baby out of the womb". "The state will make a decision", ... [Full Article...]

Chiefs ship RB Davis to Packers for draft pick

Unfortunately, Lacy suffered an ankle sprain last week in the Packers' loss to the Dallas Cowboys, and to add insult to injury , news leaked out that all the weight he had worked so hard to lose has already come creeping back. Green Bay is under fire right now and as we have seen in the past, when Rodgers is mad the Packers blow teams out of the water. "Hopefully my role is bigger". [Full Article...]

Find a Fake Penny, Pick it Up - It Could be Worth $1000

Find a Fake Penny, Pick it Up - It Could be Worth $1000 If you find one, it can be redeemed online for $1,000 at AllyLuckyPenny.com by entering the redemption code on the back of the penny. There are 100 "lucky pennies", with 10 in each of the major cities across the county. The other cities involved in the promotion are Austin, Charlotte, Chicago, Denver, Detroit , Los Angeles, Miami, New York City and San Diego. "As a relentless financial ally for... [Full Article...]

Like father, like son? Trump Jr. comment controversy

Like father, like son? Trump Jr. comment controversy In another appearance in 2012, Trump Jr. joked that Arabs are either named "Muhammad" or "Ali". Following suggestions from the radio show hosts, Trump Jr. The comments came during a discussion on a mayor in CT who said he would help Latino citizens of his town by eating tacos. June 2015: When appearing on "Opie with Jim Norton" to defend his father's allegation that many undocumented Mexican... [Full Article...]

Clinton vs. Trump: Your guide to the final presidential debate

Clinton vs. Trump: Your guide to the final presidential debate Wyman said it was irresponsible for a candidate to be casting doubt on the election process, The Seattle Times reported Monday (http://bit.ly/2ehywmA ). Clinton is a cautious politician and the temptation to sit on her lead is strong. "But the central base of world political power", Trump said, "is right here in America, and it is our corrupt political establishment that is the greatest power ... [Full Article...]

"Multiple Firefighters" Hurt in Oregon Blast

Bergler says the firefighter seemed to be in shock and was crawling around and trying to stand. At least 60 fire and police crews are on scene where the explosion happened. The explosion triggered a four alarm fire that sent a large plume of black smoke into the air. A KGW-TV reporter said he saw a firefighter with a bloodied face. [Full Article...]

Netflix's big bet on original shows finally seen paying off

Netflix's big bet on original shows finally seen paying off Netflix has beaten its own low guidance for third-quarter subscriber adds in both the worldwide (3.20 million net adds, versus guidance of 2.0 million) and US segments (0.37 million net adds, versus guidance of 0.4 million), owing to new customer interest in original content. [Full Article...]

FBI records: Effort to reduce Clinton email classification

FBI records: Effort to reduce Clinton email classification Clinton , the Democratic nominee for president, has said repeatedly that the use of a private email account was a mistake. One of Hillary Clinton's (debunked) claims when the email story broke was that no classified emails went through her homebrew, basement server. [Full Article...]

San Francisco officer shot in head, expected to survive

San Francisco officer shot in head, expected to survive The officer, who was not identified, is expected to survive Friday night's shooting. Tactical officers utilized flash-bang devices to distract the man, and were then able to arrest him. "For his courage, he deserves all our gratitude and respect". When he looked out of the window, he said he saw one officer running and limping after a suspect, and a second officer being placed in an ambulance wi... [Full Article...]

No. 15 Boise State holds off rallying Colorado State, 28-23

No. 15 Boise State holds off rallying Colorado State, 28-23 Colorado State recovered two onside kicks and scored three touchdowns in a span of 85 seconds late in the fourth quarter and tried a hook and latter in the final seconds but the Broncos escaped a cool and rainy night with a 28-23 win. "Everyone thought that it was meant to be and there's nothing that can stop us", Hunt said. That changed Saturday night thanks to the leg of CSU sophomore kicker Wya... [Full Article...]

New Zika Zone Identified In Miami's Little River Area

New Zika Zone Identified In Miami's Little River Area There have been no confirmed cases of people contracting Zika from mosquito bites in California. Miami has been the first area reporting cases of mosquito-transmitted Zika in the continental U.S., though the outbreak has affected other United States territories, including Puerto Rico. [Full Article...]

Support for marijuana legalization rises among U.S. adults

As early as 2737 B.C., the mystical Emperor Shen Neng of China was prescribing marijuana tea for the treatment of gout, rheumatism, malaria and, oddly enough, poor memory. Republicans are internally divided over marijuana legalization. Sixty-six percent of Democrats favor legalizing marijuana compared with 41 percent of Republicans. [Full Article...]

Quality of primary medical services 'remains high', says CQC

Quality of primary medical services 'remains high', says CQC It cited safety as a major weakness, with 22 of 184 units rated "inadequate" and another 95 as "requiring improvement". The regulator said with smaller providers more susceptible to closures 'we are concerned that reduced capacity limits people's choices and 'may force local authorities to use poorly performing providers'. [Full Article...]


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