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Medical Detained Reuters Journalists Appear in Myanmar Court
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Since the party took power in 2016, at least 32 journalists have been charged with various crimes, according to We Support Journalists, a local media watchdog. Wa and Kyaw could face a maximum sentence of up to 14 years in prison, their legal representative shared. Surakiart Sathirathai, a former Thai foreign minister and the head of a new worldwide advisory panel on the Rohingya crisis, also expressed concern at the arrest of the reporters and said he hoped the case did not lead to broader ...

Medical Vermont moving towards legalizing marijuana possesion for adults
Author: 0 Vermont moving towards legalizing marijuana possesion for adults

Vermont's Senate and House passed a similar marijuana legalization bill past year, but Mr. Scott vetoed it in May because he believed it lacked adequate safety measures. While the bill allows individuals to grow and use small amounts of marijuana, it does not create a tax or regulatory system for a legal marijuana industry, meaning cannabis stores will still be illegal, Fox reported .

Medical Memphis pastor gets standing ovation after acknowledging 'sexual incident' with teen
Author: 0 Memphis pastor gets standing ovation after acknowledging 'sexual incident' with teen

After Woodson's letter went public , Pastor Savage was forced to address the incident, and rather than simply admitting to his crime, he tried to minimize it by calling it a " sexual incident ". He resigned from the Woodlands Church and moved to Memphis where he co-founded the Highpoint Church . "This information is not new to me or to our leadership", Conlee wrote.

Medical Ivey issues public health emergency — FLU CASES SPIKE
Author: 0 Ivey issues public health emergency — FLU CASES SPIKE

In most cases people feel better after a week. Some people get very nauseous and vomit. A quick analysis of the few available H3N2 hemagglutinin (a protein found on flu viruses ) gene sequences from October to December 2017 reveal there was as much variability among this United Kingdom season's H3N2 strains as seen between United Kingdom and Aussie strains.

Medical Hit snooze: Study shows that more sleep can stop sugar cravings
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Wendy Hall, a senior lecturer in the Department of Diabetes and Nutritional Sciences at King's College London and a senior author of the study , said sugars that they measured for this study included sugars added to cooking as well as those added by manufacturers to food such as syrups etc.

Medical Hold the Romaine Lettuce
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There's no official government recall in the United States - yet. And Consumer Reports recommended that people avoid that leafy green until more information is available. "Right now the CDC is saying it could be other leafy greens, but until we have more corroborating evidence, we continue to think it prudent to avoid romaine lettuce for now".

Medical SAD welcomes new SIT for anti-Sikh riot cases
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These cases were closed by an earlier SIT without further investigation. The court will hear the matter next on 19 March. The top court zeroed in on the names after the Ministry of Home Affairs and counsel for petitioners GS Kahlon submitted that they have arrived at a consensus with regard to the persons who could be appointed in the fresh SIT.

Medical Increasing cases of flu this season
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The numbers are also up across the state. When it comes to the flu, there's a lot you can do to reduce your risk (and the risk to those around you). He said most cases of the flu do not require hospitalization. "We don't know, that's the scary thing about the flu". This is especially true for those most likely to suffer complications of the flu such as the elderly, chronically ill, and young children.

Medical 1 cigarette is all it takes to get you addicted to smoking
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The study, published in the journal Nicotine & Tobacco Research , compiled data from eight surveys carried out between 2000 and 2016 and recorded in the Global Health Data Exchange . "The government is refusing to introduce licensing for tobacco retailers, even though there is strong support for this both from the public and retailers", she said.

Medical Millie Bobby Brown Just Found Her Next Big Franchise
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This is Brown's second major film role, the first being 'Godzilla: King of Monsters , ' which will come out in 2019. One thing's for sure: with Brown's star ascending rapidly, she'll be able to anchor her own film franchise without much trouble at all.

Medical Can the 'Rooney Rule' reduce racism in football?
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Our grievance and whistleblowing procedures are common across men's and women's teams. There are now seven, but four teams have head coaching vacancies. As a result, the organization will hold interviews with at least one applicant from minority ethnic backgrounds. There is no quota or preference given to minorities in the hiring of candidates.

Medical Benue Killings: Ortom Supports Military Option
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Terve Akase, chief press secretary to the governor of Benue state , attributed 71 deaths from December 31 to January 6 to killings by the Fulani. "And they are known, we know where they are". "MASSOB is therefore, calling on indigenes of Benue state to rise up and defend their God given land". The statement also revealed that Mr. Buhari had been advised to challenge the constitutionality of the anti-open grazing law passed by Benue and Ekiti States , "a suggestion he rejected".

Medical 7-Eleven customers possibly exposed to hepatitis A in Utah
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Health officials say hepatitis A has an incubation period of 2-7 week, so we will not know if anyone was infected for several weeks. Health officials also ask customers who consumed fresh fruit from the store, fountain drinks or other self-serve beverages and any item from the hot food case - such as pizza, hot dogs, chicken wings or taquitos - to contact the health department immediatly.

Medical Regular Ibuprofen Use May Contribute to Male Infertility, Study Says
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However, Kristensen emphasises that despite the results of the study , men should not stop taking the drug. While it is important to note that this was a small study and more research is clearly called for, the fact that ibuprofen is so widely and casually used by so many men makes it a point of concern, particularly for those who intend to start a family.

Medical He set a spider on fire. But the spider got even
Author: 0 He set a spider on fire. But the spider got even

Lyndsey Wisegarver, a caregiver for a resident of the apartment in Redding, said another resident was trying to kill a massive spider with a torch lighter and succeeded in setting the pest aflame. Incredibly, it's not the first time someone has set fire to their home while attempting to kill a spider. A witness living in the flat where the fire occurred told a local newspaper that the burning spider may have spread the fire across the apartment itself.

Medical Pregnant Woman, 3 Children Die From Flu In Tennessee
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Doctor's visits for flu-like illness are rising. Moreover, the flu season this year has only just begun. Influenza is considered to be "widespread" if cases cover a wide geographic distribution while states experience "high" levels of cases if documented instances of influenza at a given time are much greater than seasonal averages.

Medical E. Coli breakout linked to romaine lettuce
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In the US, the infections have occurred in 13 states (California, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Vermont, and Washington state). coli in the United States is "a virtual genetic match" with the Canadian strain. The food-safety experts at Consumer Reports are advising consumers to avoid romaine all together and any products with romaine in them - such as salad blends and mixes - until the cause is found, identified ...

Medical National Anthem not mandatory in cinema halls: SC
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The court had asked the Centre to consider taking a call by 9 January on amending the National Flag code for regulating the playing of National Anthem in cinema halls across the country. It had observed that it can not be assumed that if a person does not stand up for the national anthem, he is "less patriotic" and the people "cannot be forced to carry patriotism on their sleeves".

Medical Ed Royce, longtime Orange County congressman, plans to retire
Author: 0 Ed Royce, longtime Orange County congressman, plans to retire

Royce, who has represented his Orange County congressional district since 1993, is serving his past year as head of the influential committee under the term limits for chairmanships adopted by the House Republican caucus. The announcement means Royce's chairmanship of the powerful committee will end when his current congressional term expires at the end of 2018. Trump lost the state in 2016 by more than 4 million votes and Clinton carried Orange County, once a Republican fortress, by ...