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by | April 18, 2017 | 06:49

Photos by Roger GavanThe Easter Bunny was also on hand to greet children like Lydia Miller, 5, and pose for photos. Tremaine Brown continued with his community outreach efforts with an inaugural Easter egg hunt at Bones Hooks Park on Sunday afternoon.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:43

Nearly 180,000 American men are diagnosed with prostate cancer each year and at least 26,000 die from the disease, making it one of the most common and deadly cancers among men. As a result, Guzzo said, he has been seeing more patients whose cancer is at a higher grade or size when it is caught. Now, primary care doctors may bring up the test more.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:07

Paul pulled the Clippers within 90-89 on a 3 with 2:08 left in the game. Hayward, seeing that the left side of the court had now been cleared for Gobert, threw a pass in his direction. It's the playoffs, you're not going to go 16-0, you move to the next game, you make your adjustments, you try to win the next one. You make your adjustments.

by | April 18, 2017 | 04:59

Switzer, 70, will compete again on Monday, wearing the same number - 261 - she wore in 1967. Before the race, Switzer spoke with NPR about the day she made history. "People say, 'Why stop?" "The Boston Marathon changed my life, " said Keflezighi. "I didn't know how close they were so I just raced and raced and raced".

by | April 18, 2017 | 04:13

Her birth was broadcast to an online audience with more than a million viewers. Like all giraffes, April gave birth to her child standing up, leading to a 6-foot drop for the newborn. A GoFundMe fundraiser page that initially set a goal of $50,000 sat at more than $134,000 by Saturday night. The gestation period for giraffes is 14 or 15 months , and by the end carting around 129 pounds of some other being ain't no joke.

by | April 18, 2017 | 04:09

After being the subject of more than week-long, nationwide manhunt, authorities say Jakubowski was captured Friday on a Vernon County farmer's property, using a tarp for a tent, with several guns, a samurai-type sword, flammable liquids, and a copy of the anti-government manifesto he had sent to President Trump.

by | April 18, 2017 | 03:51

Police in five different states, including NY, are on high alert for an OH man accused of shooting and killing a stranger , then posting the video to facebook . We were notified that it was on Facebook , and we are waiting along with everyone else to hear if he has been abducted. "We work hard to keep a safe environment on Facebook and are in touch with law enforcement in emergencies when there are direct threats to physical safety", a company spokesperson said in a statement on ...

by | April 18, 2017 | 03:39

Until the new law comes into force, cannabis will remain illegal everywhere in Canada, except for medical purposes. It set the legal age at 18, but said it would be up to each province to decide if it should be higher and also how the drug is distributed and sold.

by | April 18, 2017 | 03:25

One of the police officials told a PTI reporter that the security forces had asked the crowd of protesters to disperse from the location but they had instead pelted stones at them, which had led to the clashes between both sides. It was just a demo by the Indian Army to warn stone pelters. "What Farooq Ahmad Dar was subjected to is cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment amounting to torture", said ZahoorWani, Senior Campaigner at Amnesty International India.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:43

SC sophomore guard PJ Dozier has confirmed that he's made a decision to sign with an agent and stay in the 2017 NBA Draft , ending his time with the Gamecocks. By NCAA rule, athletes lose their eligibility once they sign with an agent. He projects as a second-round draft pick. During the team's historic run in the tournament, he played even better, posting 15.6 points, 4.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game, while connecting on 50.8 percent (33-65) of his attempts from the floor.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:38

The 63-year-old shock jock said Spicer managed to achieve a hard goal: Make Syrian president Bashar Assad "look good" by comparison. Spicer said that he knew Hitler had used gas chambers during the holocaust and clarified that he should "stayed focused" on Syria and Assad's brutality.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:11

Adult diabetics often experience cardiovascular and renal complications. (That's in contrast to type 1 diabetes, formerly known as juvenile diabetes, which occurs when the immune system destroys the cells that make insulin.) But these days, doctors are diagnosing type 2 in school-age kids, and occasionally even in toddlers .

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:52

Investigators believe that Korey started crying and the 8-year-old girl stepped in, which likely led to the boy's death, Lewis told the WZZM13. Lewis said there were no obvious injuries to the child, but his mother, Bryanna Reasonover, told WXMI-TV that he had bite marks and bruises on his face and bite marks on his fingers.

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:48

At least 1 in 5 adults in the United States is infected with a type of the human papillomavirus (HPV) that raises the risk of developing certain cancers , according to a report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ).

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:17

Senate Republicans resorted to extraordinary steps to overcome Democratic opposition to Gorsuch, including changing long-standing Senate rules to prohibit the use of a procedural blockade called a filibuster for Supreme Court nominees. "I believe it will make this body a more partisan place", Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said on the Senate floor ahead of the vote. McConnell's decision previous year to hold the Supreme Court seat open was seen as a gamble, questioned even by some in ...

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:17

They were followed closely by Americans who grabbed two of the top four women's spots and six of the top ten for men - the first time that's happened since the race went professional in 1986. Hug outpushed 10-time victor Ernst Van Dyk of South Africa down Boylston Street to finish in an unofficial time of 1 hour, 18 minutes, 4 seconds.

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:02

Gorillaz , the alt-rock supergroup consisting of animated characters voiced by blood-and-flesh musicians, is the first band to be announced for this year's Life is lovely festival, which will take place September 22-24 in downtown Las Vegas.

by | April 18, 2017 | 00:32

According to the 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 6.5 million Americans abused controlled prescription drugs. The drop off location will be in the upper parking lot of the East Hampton Town Hall, 20 East High Street, East Hampton from 10 a.m.

by | April 17, 2017 | 10:48

Christian pilgrims light candles during the Holy Fire ceremony in the church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the burial site of Jesus Christ , Saturday, April 15, 2017, in Jerusalem. Most Rev. Ose-Bonsu, also the Bishop of Konongo-Mampong Diocese of the Catholic Church, in a telephone interview with the Ghana News Agency, charged Christians to exhibit Christ-nature in their behaviours during Easter and afterwards.

by | April 17, 2017 | 10:27

Unilever is listed in both London and on the Amsterdam AEX, where after initially dipping share prices were up by early afternoon Thursday by 0.71 percent at 46.90 euros a share. The unit has responded well to this focus, reducing costs, increasing cash generation and holding market share. The group's spreads division includes Flora, Stork and Bertolli.

by | April 17, 2017 | 10:11

Dinakaran, a leader of the AIADMK faction led by his jailed aunt V K Sasikala, was booked following the arrest of Sukesh Chandrasekhar, a middleman, from a five-star hotel here yesterday. Speaking to news agency ANI, Dinkaran denied the charges, and said he never bribed anyone. It is basically wrong to say that Sukesh has spoken to me.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:57

Comprising a robotic brace and a main interface that includes a monitor and treadmill , the Welwalk is created to address the problems faced by patients using braces in conventional walk rehabilitation programs. Honda Motor Co.'s Asimo humanoid can run and dance, pour a drink and carry on simple conversations, while WelWalk is more of a system that uses robotics than a stand-alone robot.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:56

We did not know a lot about him, he was so much better than we thought. "He could punch; my head is thumping". Burns was hoping to become Scotland's first unified champion - and possibly set up a chance to fight in Las Vegas - yet his dream slowly turned into a painful nightmare on home turf.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:55

Leapfrog said that since the ratings began in 2012, there have been significant strides in improving patient safety, such as a 21 percent decline in medical conditions acquired in hospitals; increased use and improved function of computerized systems through which doctors order care; and millions of cases in which potential harm to patients was averted.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:47

Police said they confiscated prohibited items including hand-held flagpoles, a knife, a stun gun, helmets and signs, and flags attached to poles. Saturdays marches coincided with the traditional April 15 deadline for filing federal tax returns although the date was pushed backed two days this year.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:44

Winner Marketa Vondrousova of Czech Republic, right, and second placed Anett Kontaveit of Estonia pose after the final match, at the WTA Ladies Open tennis tournament in Biel, Switzerland, Sunday, April 16, 2017. Kontaveit didn't convert four set points, two in the 12th game and two on 6-4 in the second set tie-break, and then lost four in a row. Vondourosva and the defending champion Czech squad will take on the U.S.at the Saddlebrook Resort in Florida.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:42

Christians will celebrate Easter on Sunday . An Easter egg hunt will follow the service, weather permitting. Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday , as Pope Francis and others expressed concern over embattled communities in the cradle of the faith following church bombings in Egypt and attacks on civilians in Syria's civil war.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:32

David Dao at Chicago's O'hare Airport over the weekend. Finding none - and no takers for financial compensation - four passengers were selected at random to give up their seats. With public outrage over the incident only intensifying - and as United shares tumbled - Munoz on Tuesday issued an apology for Dao's treatment and said the company was taking full responsibility.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:30

Neither the couple nor doctor can be named for patient confidentiality reasons. "If only they had known the truth, it could have saved them so much pain later on". "The wife kept pleading with me to admit I was joking", the doctor was quoted as saying. The report went on to say the couple realized their parents both died in a vehicle accident and due to a filing error when they were adopted by other families, the adoption parents were never told about their child's other sibling.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:27

Storms are expected to enter the area about 5 p.m. and push east throughout the evening. The outdoor warning sirens will sound at both of these times in hopes of giving citizens the opportunity to plan for their response at both home and in the workplace.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:20

It was a picture ideal day on Saturday to be out at Oaklawn for the 81st running of The Arkansas Derby. "I wasn't sure he was going to get there". "I think the toughest deal is over, getting to this point", said Casse. Classic Empire , off at 2-1, raced the 9-furlong distance in 1:48.93 and earned 100 Road to the Kentucky Derby points. As of this year, one of those spots will be reserved for the top point-earner in a two-race series at Tokyo Racecourse, should their connections choose to ...

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:15

Conte sensed his team were playing sub-par but despite sending Willian and Cesc Fabregas on, the away side failed to conjure anything of note, with de Gea a virtual spectator as United finally broke their run of 12 games without a win against Chelsea in stunning style.

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:57

The train will run from Visakhapatnam Railway Station to Araku through video conference from Bhubaneswar through video conference. "The long cherished dream of Visakhaptnam tourists to travel in Vistadome coaches with wide windowpanes has become a reality".

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:43

Rondo logged 20 minutes in his return from a three-game absence for Chicago's final regular-season game on Wednesday, but he should be back in the 30-minute range tonight. Celtics G Isaiah Thomas was the last player introduced in the starting lineups and received a thunderous welcome from the Boston fans. In the locker room prior to the game, emotions among Thomas' teammates were raw.

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:29

They wound up tied for the lead Saturday on a tense afternoon that set the stage for a Masters finale that's up for grabs. "It was a joy to play today", said Rose, who captured the 2013 U.S. The 37-year-old Spaniard finished off his round by clenching his fist when a 7-foot par putt dropped into the cup for a 70. Advanatge Messrs Garcia and Rose.