by | January 26, 2018 | 03:27

The scholarship gives students free tuition at any New York State public college if their families make $125,000 or less, regardless of grade-point average or standardized test scores. Andrew Cuomo delivers his 2018 executive state budget proposal in Albany last week. This year, there has been one pediatric flu death, officials said.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:32

It shows there were a total of 37,573crimes in North Yorkshire during the 12-month period, giving a crime rate of 46.2 per 1,000 of the population. A reported rise in violent crime, house burglaries and instances of stalking and harassment in Suffolk has been explained by police as a "change in crime classifications".

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:59

Martin Dockrell, tobacco lead at Public Health England, said: "This study adds to the growing body of evidence which tells us that cutting down to just one cigarette a day still leaves a substantial risk of heart attack and stroke ". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . "Smokers should quit instead of cutting down, using appropriate cessation aids if needed, to significantly reduce their risk of these two common major disorders".

by | January 25, 2018 | 22:03

Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC now owns 9,584 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $534,000 after purchasing an additional 584 shares in the last quarter. Bristol-Myers Squibb has a twelve month low of $46.01 and a twelve month high of $66.10. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday.

by | January 25, 2018 | 18:40

On Wednesday, 20-25 students of a leading Gurgaon school had a narrow escape when a frenzied mob protesting the release of Bollywood film " Padmaavat " attacked their bus. Violent protest erupted in several towns and cities erupted in several states including Rajasthan, Haryana, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh ahead of the release.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:32

Considering the current trend, it looks like Secret Superstar will set new box office records in China. "Film critic Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#SecretSuperstar continues its dominance with an EXTRAORDINARY Day 2 [Sat] in China... Well, this is to notice that Aamir Khan has a huge fan following in China also and his previous film Dangal also did a tremendous collection in Chinese theatres.

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:56

They have done all sorts of efforts, many of them even violent ones, to not let the film release . Padmaavat controversy doesn't seem to end soon, yesterday at Gurgaon's Sohna Road a school bus was attacked by the mob protesting against Padmaavat release .

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:07

Pakistan are likely to alter their Playing XI Squad for the Second T20, and especially the experienced Ahmed Shahzad may join Fakhar Zaman as the Opening Pair. Fakhar went on to a maiden Twenty20 half century from 26 balls with three sixes and five fours. Sarfraz in particular displayed a confidence that had so far eluded him on tour to make 41 off 24 deliveries.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:51

He said the cases were recorded in some hospitals, "somewhere in Orlu and some other parts of the State". The killer disease is rapidly spreading across many parts of the country. While urging the residents to report any case of Lassa fever, Okorocha was of the view that "it's nothing to worry about". "Like any other form of the disease, good hygiene practices and taking precautions over all forms of symptoms among family members and friends will go a long way to curb the spread of diseases.

by | January 25, 2018 | 11:02

The Canadian team looked at almost 20,000 cases of laboratory-confirmed flu infection from 2009 to 2014. In the new study , the researchers analyzed information from almost 20,000 adults in Ontario who were ages 35 and older and had a laboratory-confirmed flu diagnosis from 2009 to 2014.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:50

Facebook was equally obscure, saying only "We are excited to welcome the Confirm team to Facebook". This move makes sense because they firm has already shut down its offices and software offerings. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently refocused the company's efforts to fight political propaganda, bot accounts, and fake news on the platform. Aside from that, the other possibility is Facebook using the technology to authenticate identities of users who get reported for using names other ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:49

In addition, screening for cervical cancer (a Pap smear) is recommended for all women ages 21 to 65 years old once every three years as part of well woman care. There is also an open invite to the women of Cork, in the 25 to 60 age bracket, to come along on the day. 'Look, the smear test is hugely important.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:20

On Sunday, he defended himself against accusations of hypocrisy in his attacks on Democrats over the government shutdown , given his own role at the center of the 2013 shutdown. Both the Democratic and Republican leaders in the Senate said that they were continuing with their negotiations and short out their differences so as to end the government shutdown.

by | January 25, 2018 | 08:28

Sergio Ramos said he is not a fan of changes as the Real Madrid captain leapt to the defence of head coach Zinedine Zidane after the club's season went from bad to worse on Wednesday. The hosts did get one back after the break, via a classy finish from Karim Benzema . Leganes' first real lapse of the night was harshly punished, but the visitors regained the lead through Gabriel, whose thumping header from Eraso's corner put his side ahead for the first time in the tie on the away ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:15

The first impacts of industrial action on Sydney's train network, including a strike planned for Monday, have been felt by commuters this morning. "We have to respect the process, we are a law-abiding union, Mr Classens said". "The customer is at the heart of everything we do in government". The union accepted the ruling, which saw the planned strike suspended for six weeks.

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:04

When this time comes, the FDA expects more opportunities "to take steps to establish the foundational elements of a robust, science-based and sustainable policy structure for properly regulating the noncombustible forms of nicotine delivery, including ENDS".

by | January 25, 2018 | 06:14

Less than a week after being unceremoniously disposed of in the NFC Championship Game , Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer is not prepared to commit to Case Keenum as the team's starter moving forward. Perhaps most disappointing for Bridgewater, though, was that the Vikings picked Sam Bradford to the backup quarterback in both playoff games, leaving Bridgewater inactive and watching from the sidelines in street clothes.

by | January 25, 2018 | 06:02

Under the terms of the non-binding agreement, the company that rules China's social media world via WeChat will join the mainland supermarket operator to take an unspecified stake in Carrefour's China unit. "They also want to connect traditional commerce with technology". "This is the meaning of the " Carrefour 2022 " transformation plan that we are unveiling, and that the Group and its employees will implement with ambition and determination".

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:36

Avon and Somerset police confirmed the New Zealand-born allrounder is due to make a first appearance at Bristol Magistrates' Court on that date to answer an affray charge, following an incident outside a nightclub in the city in September. I'm sure when I'm at home I will be sat watching and willing the lads on'. Root insists he felt torn at making the decision despite having entered the looming Indian Premier League player auction.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:37

The U.S. State Department designated Indian-origin British ISIS member Siddhartha Dhar among Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) on January 23. nationals or the national security, foreign policy, or economy of the USA", a state department spokesperson said in a statement. Under the US Executive Order 13224, an individual or group is put under the category of Special Designated Global Terrorist (SDGT) to disrupt the financial support network for terrorists and terrorist ...