Tutu quits as Oxfam ambassador over aid agency's sex scandal

Parties every week? Chic villas? Van Hauwermeiren admits to "some mistakes", but claims he only had one intimate relationship with a Haitian woman that was not a prostitute. Ms Mordaunt said: "No organisation is too big, or our work with them too c... More..

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Oxfam's deputy head quits after Haiti sex scandal
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Oxfam's deputy head quits after Haiti sex scandal

Evans - now a local councillor in England - said she "struggled" to understand why senior management did not give her more resources to address the problem. Another involved an assault on a teenage volunteer by...More..

Maker of Oxycontin to cease marketing efforts to doctors
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Maker of Oxycontin to cease marketing efforts to doctors

In a statement to The Verge , a Purdue spokesperson says that "we have restructured and significantly reduced our commercial operation and will no longer be promoting opioids to prescribers". The drug was mark...More..

Indian PM embarks on Mideast tour, to engage in
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Indian PM embarks on Mideast tour, to engage in "temple diplomacy"

Prime Minister Modi will meet President Abbas on February 10 in Ramallah. Appreciating India's assistance in strengthening Palestinian economy through executing several projects in the Palestinian areas, Pres...More..

Breast Cancer Linked To An Amino Acid Found In Asparagus
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Breast Cancer Linked To An Amino Acid Found In Asparagus

In short, no. Martin Ledwick, Cancer Research UK's head nurse, said: " At the moment, there is no evidence that restricting certain foods can help fight cancer, so it's important for patients to speak to their ...More..

Eat Pizza for Breakfast
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Eat Pizza for Breakfast

Pizza is nearly universally-loved-long-standing pineapple on pizza debate aside-so this is definitely good news for a lot of people. Chelsey also admits that while it may have some nutritional benefits, pizza...More..

Xerox announces merger with Japan-based Fujifilm
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Xerox announces merger with Japan-based Fujifilm

Through a joint venture based partnership spanning 56 years, the Company and Xerox have deepened their multi-faceted mutual cooperation on technology, etc. Fujifilm , which generates nearly 60 percent of sales ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

No relief from gas prices as crude oil market remains strong

Oklahoma is among states seeing the largest jumps in gas prices this week, averaging $2.41 cents a gallon, 6 cents per gallon higher than last week. Heating oil rose 2 cents to $2.14 a gallon. Oil prices have a...More..

Indians will stop using 'Chief Wahoo' logo in 2019
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Indians will stop using 'Chief Wahoo' logo in 2019

The logo had appeared in some form on Cleveland's uniforms since 1947, according to Cleveland.com, and though the team has been minimising its appearance in recent years, it continued to be criticised by peop...More..

Oklahoma Flu Deaths on the Rise
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Oklahoma Flu Deaths on the Rise

Jennifer Manton got sick with the flu about two weeks ago, hit by high fever and body aches. In a letter to CDC Director Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, Schumer said city and state health officials could use more fede...More..

Trump ready to apologize for retweeting anti-Muslim videos
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Trump ready to apologize for retweeting anti-Muslim videos

But in a " Good Morning Britain " interview with Piers Morgan during his trip to Davos this week , Trump apparently apologized after all. "If you're telling me they're awful people, disgusting racist people ...More..

Get 2 Sonos One Smart Speakers for the Price of 1 HomePod
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Get 2 Sonos One Smart Speakers for the Price of 1 HomePod

For instance, Apple said HomePod will ship without some of the features originally announced, and that they would be added later this year. Like the Echo, Apple's HomePod comes with the ability to s...More..

Alabama Inmate Granted Stay of Execution for Dementia
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Alabama Inmate Granted Stay of Execution for Dementia

In prior appeals, Madison's attorneys have argued their client doesn't fully understand why he is being punished because dementia has taken his ability to remember his crime. They argued the court should stop t...More..

Human Jawbone Found in Israel Pushes Migration Back 170000 Years
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Human Jawbone Found in Israel Pushes Migration Back 170000 Years

It is just a few kilometres away from the Skhul cave, one of the sites where the 80,000-120,000-year-old remains were found in the 1920s and 1930s. Israel Hershkovitz of Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty ...More..

Serena Williams Will Play With US Fed Cup Team in February
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Serena Williams Will Play With US Fed Cup Team in February

Williams has now targeted an official return to court for the February 10-11 Fed Cup tie against the Netherlands when the USA will begin their title defence of the team competition. Earlier this month, the new ...More..

Vaping, Like Smoking, Should Be Banned In Public - Natl Report
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Vaping, Like Smoking, Should Be Banned In Public - Natl Report

Millions of Americans use e-cigarettes, according to the report. "We did not make any conclusion that electronic cigarettes cause smoking, but that they are at risk, meaning that those children today who experi...More..

Bangladesh and Myanmar agree to return Rohingya Muslims within two years
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Bangladesh and Myanmar agree to return Rohingya Muslims within two years

According to the agreement, which was finalised in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw this week, a two-year deadline has been set for the repatriation of the Rohingya. "Myanmar has reiterated its commitment to stop ou...More..

Doctors say it's not too late to get vaccine amid flu epidemic
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Doctors say it's not too late to get vaccine amid flu epidemic

Dr. Andrew Dill with MultiCare Rockwood Clinic says he's seen plenty of people for the flu this season. And the vaccine may protect against other strains of flu that circulate later in the season. But why does ...More..

Nadal ominous in Mayer win at Australian Open
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Nadal ominous in Mayer win at Australian Open

In the run for a potential World No.1 Spot, Elina Svitolina recently reached the Third Round of the Australian Open and the Ukrainian was speaking about how the temperature was. 87, Bondarenko, beat 15th se...More..

Walmart Offers an Easier Way to Dispose of Prescription Opioids
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Walmart Offers an Easier Way to Dispose of Prescription Opioids

This is done by dispensing a packet of the product into a pill bottle with warm water, which then creates a biodegradable gel that will eventually solidify into a useless mass ready to be thrown out. Aetna als...More..

Japanese city issues fugu fish alert
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Japanese city issues fugu fish alert

Three of the potentially lethal specimens have been located, but the other two remain at large, local official Koji Takayanagi told AFP . A Japanese city used its emergency loudspeaker system in an attempt...More..

GKN - Offer rejected, Automotive and Aerospace to separate
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

GKN - Offer rejected, Automotive and Aerospace to separate

In an announcement to the London Stock Exchange on Friday, GKN confirmed that it received a "preliminary and unsolicited proposal from Melrose to acquire the entire issued, and to be issued, share capital of ...More..

Flu season ravages OR, filling emergency rooms and hospitals
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Flu season ravages OR, filling emergency rooms and hospitals

Public health officials think this year's flu season is already shaping up to be worse than last year's. January is the month when the flu season takes its firm hold on MI, with flu symptoms hitting earlier...More..

Coli Outbreak Tied to Leafy Greens Likely Over, CDC Says
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Coli Outbreak Tied to Leafy Greens Likely Over, CDC Says

Federal health officials reported seven additional cases of E. coli illness Wednesday in a deadly E. coli outbreak that has now struck 15 U.S. This infection can sometimes develop into a complication ca...More..

An Early….and Tough….Flu Season in Beatrice Area
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

An Early….and Tough….Flu Season in Beatrice Area

Specifically, cases of H3N2, a strain of influenza A, are high. In its advisory, the government has said that H1N1 is also a type of Seasonal Influenza and is a self- limiting viral disease. Last flu season t...More..