by | March 07, 2018 | 07:20

Those age 12 to 17 made up 60 percent of opioid overdose admissions; the second-largest group was between one and five years old. The number of children admitted to the hospital for opioid overdoses nearly doubled in a 10-year period, according to a study.

by | March 06, 2018 | 05:18

Whites still own most of South Africa's land following centuries of brutal colonial dispossession. The president has since travelled to travel to Gaborone, Botswana, on Saturday, to hold a consultative meeting with President Seretse Khama.

by | March 05, 2018 | 15:59

Student and staff safety are of utmost importance in our district and we take all threats seriously. The survey was sent out over the weekend and answers were set to be anonymous. He added that students may receive unexcused absences, as per school policy , but the administration will not penalize students for participating in the demonstration.

by | March 05, 2018 | 15:41

A newspaper says another person has died in the deep snow dropped in the California mountains by a strong winter storm. 5 p.m. UPDATE: Deputies have confirmed that there are no other victims involved in the #avalanche after searching with K-9's and probes.

by | March 05, 2018 | 15:37

Sources in Rann said the insurgents, moving on gun trucks and motorcycles, infiltrated the town and attacked the military base of the 3rd Battalion military base and the IDPs camp about 7 p.m. "Many of those living in Rann had sought shelter there after fleeing their homes and were already extremely vulnerable". The immediate past President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to the killing of United Nations staff by Boko Haram insurgents.

by | March 05, 2018 | 15:33

Starc is still on a hat-trick, and Paine said the Australians would try to give him the chance to take the final wicket to end the match when the final day resumes. However, the South African batsman De Kock and Markram can not be seen reacting too much in the leaked footage. "It's part of the game and makes success that bit more rewarding".

by | March 05, 2018 | 13:33

In a surprise visit to a White House summit on the crisis, Mr. Trump said his whole administration is working to defeat the scourge of painkiller and heroin abuse. 23, 2017. Congress approved funds in its budget agreement reached last month, but the money has yet to reach state and city coffers. On Tuesday, Sessions announced that the federal government would seek reimbursement from major drug companies and distributors to recoup costs from the opioid epidemic .

by | March 05, 2018 | 11:34

Lebanon's prime minister has met with Saudi Arabia's powerful crown prince during his first trip to the kingdom since relations strained following Saad Hariri's brief resignation late past year. Bin Salman's visit to Egypt is the first since he was appointed a crown prince in June 2017. The talks also tackled a range of current regional issues.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:30

The dreaded Lassa fever has reared its ugly head in Ghana following the death of one person in Tema, a suburb of Accra, Ghana. A team of Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) staff and Nigeria Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (NFELTP) residents were deployed to respond to the Ebonyi, Ondo, and Edo outbreaks.

by | March 04, 2018 | 02:46

Hall says early assessments have confirmed that much of the damage is from fallen trees, with 100 broken poles and 600 spans of wire found thus far. It's expected to exit the area by Friday evening. Albans area where nearly 3,000 customers are out with an unknown restoration time, according to the Appalachian Power outage map. Rappahannock Electric Cooperative reported 4,581 customers out in Fauquier, and 39,549 without power across its coverage area.

by | March 04, 2018 | 02:12

That's because selfies apparently lie when it comes to nose size. Boris Paskhover , an assistant professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School's Department of Otolaryngology who specializes in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, realized that people want to change their appearance to improve their social media persona - even if that means plastic surgery.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:15

However, if you are over 70 years old, pregnant or in poor health and you are experiencing flu-like symptoms, you should consult a doctor. However, the investigation is ongoing and the rockmelons could have been purchased at any time between late past year and "recent days".

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:04

Davidson has been a social studies teacher at Dalton High since fall 2004 and is certified to teach history, political science, economics, geography and behavioral science, according to the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. "I'd gotten a call from one of our assistant principals that Mr. Davidson was not allowing people into his classroom", Bartoo said Thursday, while retracing his steps in the hallway outside.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:04

Type 1 diabetes , which is a serious lifelong condition that typically requires insulin injections or pump, can develop quickly over a matter of weeks, even days. The 5 types of the disease found are associated with different characteristics and complications, illustrating a variety of treatment methods needed.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:01

Magoo", a cartoon character who is elderly, myopic and bumbling, according to people with whom he has spoken. But he does have the power to make criminal referrals to the Attorney General. Horowitz also launched the review of the FBI's handling of the Clinton case - the stated reason by Trump and Sessions for the dismissal of Comey in May.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:53

This year was an unexpected disaster, and no one seems to know where the Hawkeyes are headed this offseason. The Iowa women's basketball team started off its Big 10 Tournament run strong on Thursday with a 55-45 win over Northwestern in the second round.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:52

IN dominated the Scarlet Knights in the first matchup in Piscataway as the Hoosiers won by 22. Senior guard Robert Johnson said that will give the team confidence going into Thursday's game. Deshawn Freeman led the Scarlet Knights with 11 rebounds. "I think it just comes down to us not getting enough stops", said Juwan Morgan, who led IN with 15 points and nine rebounds.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:51

State media has also hit back at Washington, reiterating the North's long-held assertion that the U.S. used biological and chemical weapons against civilians during the Korean War. The determination, made by the department's worldwide security and non-proliferation bureau, carries restrictions on United States foreign aid and financial and military assistance that North Korea's heavily sanctioned government is already subject to.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:41

Another officer sent on compulsory leave alongside Koros is Mr Bernard Githae. The directive took effect immediately pending investigations into the mistaken surgery conducted on a patient two weeks ago. Two hospital officials have been placed on leave after a mix-up led to doctors performing brain surgery on the wrong patient. "We are happy to inform the public that the patient is in recovery and progressing well", Ms Koros added.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:00

As the new New York City schools chancellor, Mr. Carvalho will oversee the nation's largest system, one made up of 1.1 million children, many of whom face similar challenges to those he has overcome. Mr. Carvalho has been featured on CNN, NBC, and ABC and in publications such as The New York Times , District Administration Magazine, and The Christian Science Monitor.

by | March 02, 2018 | 07:59

There have been 7,177 influenza-positive laboratory tests have been reported during this season, officials said. Last week, there were 255 hospitalizations in Minnesota. North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper is urging people to protect themselves against the virus. The goal is to get 80 percent of all Americans and 90 percent of at-risk populations (the elderly and children, in particular) vaccinated every year.

by | March 02, 2018 | 07:23

Peterson was charged with lewd and lascivious battery and transmission of harmful materials to a minor. The Daily News Reports that the boy eventually broke down crying and told his mom about their relationship, which started in November.

by | March 02, 2018 | 06:34

This 17-year-old from Sanford, NC sang "Trouble" by Ray LaMontagne . As part of their usual rivalry, Shelton went ahead and used his only block on Levine right out the gate. This small-town 16-year-old explained before her Blind Audition that she was often described as an old soul, and the minute she opened her mouth to sing, you could hear why.

by | March 02, 2018 | 06:17

The Maldivian Ambassador here today said Maldives declined India's invitation to participate in a naval exercise due to the emergency situation in his country but asserted that the two nations enjoy a history of excellent defence and military cooperation, a tradition which they are confident will endure and continue indefinitely.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:59

Neither P. Chidambaram or Karti Chidambaram or any other family member has ever been a shareholder or director or investor in either Advantage Strategic Consulting or INX Media, he said . The CBI arrested Karti yesterday early morning in connection with INX Media money laundering case . All this will need time and a 14-day custody is essential for this.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:19

But a new government study shows that over 7% of women, or one in 14, still light up during pregnancy. In an earlier report from the CDC's Pregnancy Risk Assessment and Monitoring System in 2011, around 10 percent of U.S. The lowest rates were in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Hawaii, New Jersey, New York, Nevada, Texas, Utah and Washington, D.C. -all of them had a less than 5% smoking rate for pregnant women.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:49

The Hot Topic of the morning was the First Daughter and presidential advisor telling NBC's Peter Alexander it was "inappropriate" to ask if she believed her father's sexual misconduct accusers during an interview . "But I think there is no one solution for creating safety". Axl Rose says that Ivanka Trump should not have a a job in the White House . She dismissed a question on the topic as "inappropriate" to ask a daughter.

by | March 01, 2018 | 21:41

Varicose veins, while common, have rarely been associated with serious health risks, whereas DVT , PE, and PAD do come with serious systemic effects. Compared with the other adults, then, the varicose vein patients had slightly less than twice the risk of developing either condition. According to the researchers, the DVT risk was highest within the first year after the diagnosis of varicose veins.

by | March 01, 2018 | 14:34

Check it out, and let us know what you think of the trailer on twitter and facebook. The Week Of was directed by Saturday Night Live writer and producer Robert Smigel , and written by Smigel and Sandler . A series of calamities forces the dads (and their families) to come together and endure the longest week of their lives. Sandler and Allen Covert produce for Sandler's Happy Madison , and Barry Bernardi and Tim Herlihy also executive produce.

by | March 01, 2018 | 10:20

O'Connor said the day Cunningham was last seen, February 12, he was told why he didn't get a promotion at work. Cunningham, 35, is an epidemic intelligence officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta who went home sick on February 12 and has been missing since that date.

by | March 01, 2018 | 09:28

Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat and Mohammad Siraj are the medium pacers who have been selected. Two selectors, including chairman of the selection panel MSK Prasad, had a chat with Delhi's wicketkeeper-batsman Rishab Pant at the Palam cricket grounds after the Vijay Hazare match between Delhi and Andhra.

by | February 26, 2018 | 12:31

WX CHARTS - MET OFFICEUK weather: Snow forecast to hit United Kingdom next week There will be snow, especially into eastern parts of the United Kingdom but it's possible just about anywhere. A " wind chill " - a strong easterly wind - will make temperatures feel five or six degrees colder than what the thermometer suggests, explained Bowles, "so it might feel like minus four or minus five in the middle of the day".

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:59

Namastey England is some sort of a sequel to 2007 hit Namastey ondon which starred Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif in leading roles. "7th December 2018. "That's how the love story progresses", the filmmaker said in a statement. "We are filming at more than 75 locations spread across these three cities", he said.

by | February 26, 2018 | 07:35

He hasn't been seen since. Timothy Cunningham, 35, went to work on February 12 and left sick, the Atlanta Police Department said . Cunningham's family became anxious when he stopped returning texts and phone calls. Timothy Cunningham has been missing for more than a week. However, his family said they knew something was out of place three days before the 35-year-old Harvard graduate vanished from his office and has not returned home yet.

by | February 26, 2018 | 03:58

Robert Morphew, a parent from Magnolia, Texas, would want strict guidelines, including for teachers to be trained and licensed, to support guns in his son's high school. By 2012, she was a new teacher and had maybe only fired a gun twice in her entire life. Trump said he spoke with the Republican Congressional leadership in this regard and they seemed to be energised on this issue.