Tuesday October 17-th, 2017

Twitter roasts NBC for wall-to-wall coverage of JJ Watt's injury Twitter roasts NBC for wall-to-wall coverage of JJ Watt's injury

Houston rookie D'Onta Foreman fumbled two plays later to give Kansas City the ball right back and the Chiefs tacked on a field goal. The Chiefs have cemented themselves as the best team in football. Watt in the first quarter. Watt for the year in ...

Wilton Speight out with 3 broken vertebrae Wilton Speight out with 3 broken vertebrae

The Big Ten East could be tied when the final week is in the books and the conference championship game is on the horizon. Safety Andrew Dowell, who had two interceptions, said it was a dream-big moment, the kind Dantonio tells his players to belie...

Chris Coleman praises 'heroic' Wales performances in win over Georgia Chris Coleman praises 'heroic' Wales performances in win over Georgia

Wales looked the more likely to add a second goal before eventually settling for a one-goal victory, with Georgia offering little as an attacking force despite holding the possession advantage. "They won't be afraid, they'll come to us and expec...

White House Rolls Back Obamacare Birth-Control Mandates White House Rolls Back Obamacare Birth-Control Mandates

Human resource managers recognize that employers get an economic benefit from helping women space out their pregnancies, since female workers are central to most enterprises. Repealing Obamacare was one of Trump's most strident campaign promises....

Blood supply adequate after Vegas shooting — Red Cross Blood supply adequate after Vegas shooting — Red Cross

McFadden said she hasn't seen so many donations in a short period of time since the Planned Parenthood shootings in Colorado Springs two years ago. Many appeared to answer the call, with local news channels showing footage of lines at blood don...

Fitness Facts: October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month Fitness Facts: October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In 2017, the American Cancer Society estimated that 22,440 women will be newly diagnosed with ovarian cancer and 14,080 will die from ovarian cancer . The Morgan City High School Lady Tiger Volleyball team is kicking off Breast Cancer Awarenes...

Catalonia will declare independence within days, regional leader says Catalonia will declare independence within days, regional leader says

Carles Puigdemont, the region's elected leader, has asked for European Union mediation in negotiations and said Catalonia has "won the right to an independent state". Meanwhile, Madrid comes under growing global pressure to resolve its worst politi...

Food and clothing drive for Puerto Rico, Mexico and the Virgin Islands Food and clothing drive for Puerto Rico, Mexico and the Virgin Islands

Trump is expected to survey the damage on the island on Tuesday. "Again, Mr. Trump, we appreciate everything you are doing and we know it can be done faster", Cruz said. Life goes on in Puerto Rico , though, as residents like Cotto and her neighbo...

F1: Lewis Hamilton on pole in Malaysia; Sebastian Vettel to start last F1: Lewis Hamilton on pole in Malaysia; Sebastian Vettel to start last

The Formula 4 South East Asia (F4 SEA) race, a support event at the Petronas Malaysia Formula One Grand Prix, ground to an embarrassing halt at the Sepang Circuit today. In April it was announced that after 19 years, the 2017 Malaysia Grand Prix ...

Rams Look Much Improved in their Second Season in Los Angeles

The Rams must find a way to get to Dak Prescott and pressure the Cowboys' quarterback. Watkins leads the Rams with 194 yards receiving and has two touchdown grabs, along with Gurley. They forced Dallas to punt on every possession in the third ...

Protect yourself and those around you this flu season Protect yourself and those around you this flu season

During last year's flu season, more than 100 children died of the flu in the United States, and thousands more were hospitalized for severe illness or complications from the virus, according to the AAP. Dirk Haselow, state epidemiologist and medica...

Rohingya fleeing Myanmar violence at mercy of traffickers, warns UN Rohingya fleeing Myanmar violence at mercy of traffickers, warns UN

The aid shipment, being organised by the International Committee of the Red Cross, was bound for the north of the state where insurgent attacks on 25 August sparked a military backlash. However, India had provided humanitarian assistance to Rohingyas...

Sam Bradford Ruled Out For Week 3 Against Buccaneers Sam Bradford Ruled Out For Week 3 Against Buccaneers

Rapoport said Bradford is dealing with some swelling and discomfort in his knee, but there's no ligament damage, so it won't require surgery. After the Vikings lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers 26-9 on Sunday in the absence of Bradford , Zimme...

Flu vaccine not as effective as past years Flu vaccine not as effective as past years

Flu cases are mostly seen in the winter months, but the reason physicians are recommending the shot now is because it takes a few weeks for the immunity to kick in. Ian Tullberg. Certain Duke Primary Care locations in Durham, Orange and Wake counti...

Hurricane Maria Brings 155 MPH Winds To Puerto Rico

Maria's 255 kilometer per hour winds had already roared into the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica on Tuesday, with official communications to the island completely cut off in the wake of the storm. Then it's expected to turn north after ...

Desmond Tutu speaks out on plight of Rohingya Muslims Desmond Tutu speaks out on plight of Rohingya Muslims

The organisation which oversees the Novel Peace Prize is unable to withdraw the honour from Myanmar President Aung San Suu Kyi , in spite of the fact her government is committing "genocide" against the Rohingya Muslims in the country. Despite al...

Delta: Avoid Atlanta connections Monday, Tuesday because of Irma Delta: Avoid Atlanta connections Monday, Tuesday because of Irma

The Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D.C., and Boston is one of the most traveled stretches in the country. Miami and other heavily populated areas of southeastern Florida are on the worst side of the storm. Florida's major theme ...

Donate wisely to relief funds Donate wisely to relief funds

While there are many ways to donate both locally and around the nation, officials are also urging caution. Donations may be made through redcross.org, by calling (800) RED CROSS or texting the word "HARVEY" to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

Rohit and Kohli hit tons as India hammer Sri Lanka again Rohit and Kohli hit tons as India hammer Sri Lanka again

Sri Lanka hold the record for their 398 for 5 against Kenya in the 1996 World Cup. Thakur, who also played with Dhoni for Rising Pune Supergiant in the IPL last season, got his first wicket through a catch by Dhoni, to remove Sri Lanka opener...

Erdoğan calls on United Nations to put pressure on Myanmar government over Rohingya Erdoğan calls on United Nations to put pressure on Myanmar government over Rohingya

At least 109 people have been killed in the clashes with insurgents, Myanmar says, majority militants but also members of the security forces and civilians. Deadly attacks on border posts broke out on August 25 killing one soldier, 10 police officers...

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