4 flu-related deaths in the state, including 1 in Middle Georgia

H3N2-dominant flu seasons are associated with more severe illness, especially among children and older adults. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ), flu activity is now widespread in most of the United States.... More..

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Scientists discover rare 200 million-year-old butterfly fossils
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Scientists discover rare 200 million-year-old butterfly fossils

When he analyzed those scales under a microscope, he found out that some scales nearly 200 million years old, were hollow in structure. Modern-day butterflies are well known for their connection with flowerin...More..

Slain Kashmiri militants are 'martyrs' too: PDP legislator
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Slain Kashmiri militants are 'martyrs' too: PDP legislator

Last week, Rafi Ahmad Mir, the PDP's chief spokesperson, had said the party condemned and regretted the killings of both policemen and militants. We should sympathise with the parents of jawans and with the par...More..

Apple to enable enhanced protection of children
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Apple to enable enhanced protection of children

Though Tech Crunch claimed this "represents a tiny fraction of its current $898 billion market cap", they added that, " The letter is noteworthy, however, because both investors are influential activist shar...More..

Institutional Investors Are Crazy For Micron Technology Inc (NASDAQ:MU)
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Institutional Investors Are Crazy For Micron Technology Inc (NASDAQ:MU)

The volume of 38.55 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 39.85 Million shares. It has outperformed by 40.07% the S&P500. Virtus Investment Advisers Inc increased its stake in Franklin Res I...More..

Jack White Releases New Singles For The First Time In 4 Years
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Jack White Releases New Singles For The First Time In 4 Years

Previewing the former White Stripes' leader's third solo album Boarding House Reach , and his first in over three years, comes in the form of " Connected By Love ", which is set to premiere on Zane Lowe's Beat...More..

Minnesota Wild at Chicago Blackhawks
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Minnesota Wild at Chicago Blackhawks

The Wild were outshot 14-5 in the first period - and lucky to trail just 1-0. "We have to find a way in our room to have better second periods". The Chicago Blackhawks need to get off to a fast start, which...More..

British surgeon fined, avoids jail after burning initials onto livers of patients
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

British surgeon fined, avoids jail after burning initials onto livers of patients

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said Bramhall marked his initials on the patients' livers without their consent "for no clinical reason" using a medical instrument created to seal bleeding blood vessels. Du...More..

Myanmar: Reuters journalists must be released
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Myanmar: Reuters journalists must be released

The case against the men, who were covering the country's Rohingya refugee crisis, carries a maximum sentence of 14 years. Myanmar's government has strongly denied suggestions of "ethnic cleansing" in Rakhine...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Palomar Health to distribute remaining 150 flu shots for free

Almost every state now has widespread flu activity according to the Centers For Disease Control (CDC). However, those are only cases confirmed by a lab. "We know historically, if you look over the last few de...More..

Stokes, Livingstone in England cricket squad for NZ Tests
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Stokes, Livingstone in England cricket squad for NZ Tests

After a humbling 4-0 defeat in the Tests to relinquish the Ashes, Bayliss has come under fire for the manner in which England were unable to land a telling blow on the hosts. He amassed 803 runs at 47.23. "...More..

Syrian rebels launch counter-attack in Idlib
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Syrian rebels launch counter-attack in Idlib

However, a government offensive helped by Iran-backed militia has gathered pace in Idlib in the last two weeks, according to rebels and a military media unit run by Lebanon's Hezbollah, which is fighting on t...More..

Baylor Coach Matt Rhule Reportedly Removes Himself From Colts' Coaching Search
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Baylor Coach Matt Rhule Reportedly Removes Himself From Colts' Coaching Search

Ford Stadium on November 6, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. The Colts head coaching search continues but two candidates have removed themselves from consideration. Rhule, 42, recently completed the first year of his s...More..

Oprah gives Ellen horror mudslide update from their homes: 'Everything wasn't fine'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Oprah gives Ellen horror mudslide update from their homes: 'Everything wasn't fine'

ROTT: Anderson says those rescue efforts are expected to continue until everyone is found . At a news conference Thursday where he said 43 were missing , Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said t...More..

Feeding raw meat to pets could be risky, say scientists
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Feeding raw meat to pets could be risky, say scientists

Of 35 commercial raw-meat foods from eight brands that were analysed for the study, eight (23%) had traces of an E.coli type unsafe to humans, while nearly half tested positive for Listeria and one in five fo...More..

Hunt's apparent refusal to go in Cabinet reshuffle 'extraordinary'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Hunt's apparent refusal to go in Cabinet reshuffle 'extraordinary'

And Jeremy Hunt reportedly dug his heels in to keep his job as health secretary after turning down the role of Business Secretary. Ex-culture secretary Karen Bradley has been moved to the politically sens...More..

Hersdmen's threat won't make me repeal anti-grazing law- Gov Ortom
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Hersdmen's threat won't make me repeal anti-grazing law- Gov Ortom

I consulted widely and it originated from the people themselves". "Members of the Civilian JTF received weapons from the state governor Governor Ortom and his aides replenish ammunitions for these firearms wh...More..

American Red Cross searching for volunteers in New Jersey
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

American Red Cross searching for volunteers in New Jersey

Erie News Now stopped by to get an update on the critical need that was announced last week. He said you can answer the questionnaire on the app before coming to the blood drive, saving 15 to 20 minutes. Sall...More..

Extending CHIP Would Actually Save Taxpayers Money: CBO
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Extending CHIP Would Actually Save Taxpayers Money: CBO

As members of Congress debate ways to pay for the program, Montoya said the prospect that he and his family may need several hundred dollars more per month to cover health care premiums is constantly on the...More..

County is giving away radon test kits
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

County is giving away radon test kits

Adams says the problem is you don't know if your house has unsafe levels unless you test for the colorless, odorless, gas. The aggregated information from the test results will be used to update statewide Rado...More..