'Bullet dodged': Miami schools superintendent won't lead NYC schools

Alberto Carvalho had been wanting to meet with Perla Tabares Hantman, chair of the Miami-Dade County School Board, since last week, and the two finally met privately on Monday at his office, Ms. "There was an unusual situation in terms of some news ... More..

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Kyla Jade sings 'See Saw' on The Voice 2018 Blind Audition
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Kyla Jade sings 'See Saw' on The Voice 2018 Blind Audition

She capped off that initial stint on the show by debuting her new single " Medicine " on the season 13 finale that saw Chloe Kohanski become the sixth victor from coach Blake Shelton . Clarkson admitted to J...More..

Maldives declines India's invite for naval exercise; envoy blames emergency
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Maldives declines India's invite for naval exercise; envoy blames emergency

Several events will be open to the public including displays by sky diving team, Beating the Retreat and naval continuity drill. President Abdulla Yameen ignored India's advice against continuation of the ...More..

Trump puts NRA on defensive with stunning gun comments
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Trump puts NRA on defensive with stunning gun comments

But tonight, many in his own party are now livid. The official, however, said that although the White House continues to speak with the NRA , they're not going to agree on everything. No matter what gun ...More..

Browns GM open to trading No. 1 overall pick
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Browns GM open to trading No. 1 overall pick

Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey speaks to the media during the 2018 NFL Combine at the Indianapolis Convention Center. "Why wouldn't I (entertain offers for the first pick)?" he said. The Brow...More..

Mandatory evacuations ordered for Santa Barbara Coast
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Mandatory evacuations ordered for Santa Barbara Coast

Friday. Brown said that people in the area will not be forced out of their homes but added that evacuations were "something that has to become part of the new normal for the southern part of Santa Barbara Cou...More..

Panthers release veteran RB Jonathan Stewart, the franchise's all-time leading rusher
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Panthers release veteran RB Jonathan Stewart, the franchise's all-time leading rusher

Stewart, who was drafted by the Panthers in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft , finished last season with 680 rushing yards and six touchdowns. The former OR standout was set to have a $5.2 million cap h...More..

CDC finds that 1 in 14 U.S. women smoke cigarettes during pregnancy
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

CDC finds that 1 in 14 U.S. women smoke cigarettes during pregnancy

Almost one in every fourteen women in the United States, who gave birth to their child in 2016, had smoked cigarettes during the period of their pregnancy. The report also found some racial disparities, with ne...More..

NFL Scouting Combine Records by Drill (40-yard dash, bench press, vertical)
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

NFL Scouting Combine Records by Drill (40-yard dash, bench press, vertical)

He runs crisp routes, can adjust his body well to make the catch and boasts a work ethic that's hard to top. From what Shurmur and Gettleman said on Wednesday, they may be leaning towards passing on a quart...More..

8 more flu-related deaths reported in CT
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

8 more flu-related deaths reported in CT

Department of Health and Human Services. Public health officials remind the public that there are several weeks remaining in the flu season, and the number of hospitalizations and deaths will continue to incr...More..

Tokyo 2020 Olympic mascots unveiled after children's vote
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Tokyo 2020 Olympic mascots unveiled after children's vote

The students picked option "A", which, according to the Tokyo 2020 organizers, has a "strong sense of justice and is very athletic". The losing pairs were a lucky cat and a fox of Design B and Design C's gl...More..

Health Alert: Ghana records first case of Lassa fever
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Health Alert: Ghana records first case of Lassa fever

The states are: Edo, Ondo, Kogi, Ebonyi, Bauchi, Plateau, Gombe, Kaduna, Taraba, FCT, Oyo, Delta, Nasarawa, Anambra, Osun, Benue and Lagos. "The outbreak has affected 18 states since the first case was detect...More..

Manchester City beat Arsenal 3-0 to win League Cup
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Manchester City beat Arsenal 3-0 to win League Cup

Arsenal's famous She Wore a Yellow Ribbon chant, usually sung for FA Cup matches, might soon be appropriated by Manchester City as "He Wore a Yellow Ribbon". The 47-year-old now has until March 5 to resp...More..

Why varicose veins are more than skin deep
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Why varicose veins are more than skin deep

Adults with varicose veins carry increased risk of incident deep vein thrombosis ( DVT ), according to a large, population-based cohort study. They are easily recognised as bulging, knotty, purple or blue v...More..

Winners, losers with new congressional map
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Winners, losers with new congressional map

And with this a new congressional map -that Republicans are fighting in the US Supreme Court - there's a lot of uncertainty heading to the may primary. Barnard and Albert Cardozo. The new map will go into eff...More..

Kate Middleton's Baby Bump Suggests She's Having Another One Of These
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Kate Middleton's Baby Bump Suggests She's Having Another One Of These

And if that's true, it'll be news to Kate and William, who claim not to have known the sex of any of their children before they were born, not that they aren't guessing along with the rest of us. She has been...More..

Adam Sandler and Rob Schneider coming to Richmond in April
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Adam Sandler and Rob Schneider coming to Richmond in April

But now, thanks to an official trailer, we've got a whole mouthful of the New Hampshire native's comedy "The Week Of". The Week Of was directed by Saturday Night Live writer and producer Robert Smigel , an...More..

Who Is Timothy Cunningham? And What We Know About Missing CDC Employee
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Who Is Timothy Cunningham? And What We Know About Missing CDC Employee

But his vehicle, credit and debit cards, dog, keys, and cell phone have all been recovered, police said, making the disappearance even more eerie. Anything you could think of, we've been able to locate. "At thi...More..

Chesco Coroner: Flu claims at least 11 lives this season
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Chesco Coroner: Flu claims at least 11 lives this season

For the needle averse, the nasal flu vaccine will be back next year, according to Time. "The vaccine is never flawless, but is does appear to still have some protectiveness to it". "The knowledge we gain th...More..

Delhi-based jeweller finally booked for Rs 390-cr fraud
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Delhi-based jeweller finally booked for Rs 390-cr fraud

Addressing a press conference, Sibal said, "The country has faced a loss of around ₹21,000 crore as of now and other banking frauds will also come out in a few days". The FIR said that on investigations later...More..

Daesh attack kills 14, injuries 40 in Yemen's Aden
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Daesh attack kills 14, injuries 40 in Yemen's Aden

Ali al-Saya, an STC member, also confirmed that one of the vehicle bombs targeted al-Zubaidi's residence, which is situated close to the anti-terrorism camp. A Saudi-led coalition backing Hadi has been at war w...More..

Synovus Financial Corp Acquires 11800 Shares of Brookdale Senior Living, Inc. (BKD)
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Synovus Financial Corp Acquires 11800 Shares of Brookdale Senior Living, Inc. (BKD)

We have $6.41 PT which if reached, will make NYSE: BKD worth $76.26M less. About 31,649 shares traded. Moreover, Cortina Asset Ltd Liability Co has 0.59% invested in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. It operates th...More..

Winter Olympics 2018: Men's hockey final, figure skating exhibition gala and more
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Winter Olympics 2018: Men's hockey final, figure skating exhibition gala and more

First, when the International Olympic Committee made its initial decision to suspend the ROC last December and then again as the Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected lifetime bans for athletes found to hav...More..

by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Trump pushes plan to arm teachers, suggests deputy a 'coward'

But many are against the idea of making schools safer by adding more weapons into them. School administrators say they trust law enforcement but they are too far away. The shooting, Israel said, lasted si...More..

CDC Employee Missing Since February 12
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

CDC Employee Missing Since February 12

His family said that he was sick prior to his unusual disappearance. Timothy Cunningham, 35, was reported missing February 16 after he called in sick to work February 12 and has not been seen or heard from s...More..

Trump Thinks Schools Are 'Frankly No Different' Than Military Bases
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Trump Thinks Schools Are 'Frankly No Different' Than Military Bases

One idea gaining traction is better security at school entrances, with armed guards and metal detectors. "I'm very angry that this happened, because it keeps happening", said Andrew Pollack, whose daughter ...More..

No problem with Chelsea despite Conte row, says Jose Mourinho
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

No problem with Chelsea despite Conte row, says Jose Mourinho

The remark was read as a jibe not only at Conte, but at Mourinho's other rival managers at Liverpool and Manchester City , Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola. Speaking to the media about Chelsea , Mourinho play...More..

Twitter Reaction: Canada's bronze in men's hockey feels good as gold
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Twitter Reaction: Canada's bronze in men's hockey feels good as gold

German tourists planning a trip to Canada received some tongue-in-cheek advice from their government Friday after their unheralded ice hockey team dumped mighty Canada out of the Winter Olympics. Michal Rep...More..

Ndidi, Iheanacho in action as Leicester draw Stoke
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Ndidi, Iheanacho in action as Leicester draw Stoke

This week they will be at home and be playing a side that they expect to beat. Leicester fell behind having been the better side going forward in the first half but without ever really threatening to score. T...More..

3 bombings in Myanmar
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

3 bombings in Myanmar

Other three undetonated bombs were also found in the area. "A police was injured but not seriously", a senior officer said on the condition of anonymity, adding that there were no deaths. Around 2 weeks later, ...More..

U.S. imposes 'heaviest-ever' sanctions on North Korea
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

U.S. imposes 'heaviest-ever' sanctions on North Korea

Tensions on the Korean Peninsula appear to have eased in the last few weeks, however, with South Korea expressing it was cautiously optimistic of making progress with inter-Korean relations in the wake of a vis...More..

Find out who Priya Prakash Varrier is in love with
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Find out who Priya Prakash Varrier is in love with

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed all criminal actions by Telangana and Maharashtra against Malayalam actress Priya Prakash Varrier and restrained all other states from taking any action based on the song...More..

Shelters open amid flooding in northern Indiana as rivers keep rising
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Shelters open amid flooding in northern Indiana as rivers keep rising

About 50 miles northeast in Lansing , a state of emergency was declared Wednesday "due to imminent flooding in various neighborhoods". The weather was being blamed for hundreds of auto crashes and several de...More..

Missouri governor indicted on felony invasion of privacy charge
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Missouri governor indicted on felony invasion of privacy charge

The victim's name was not made available to the public, but the indictment alleges Greitens took a picture of a woman either fully or partially nude without her consent and then sent the photo to himself so h...More..

Google Uses Eye Scans To Predict Heart Disease
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Google Uses Eye Scans To Predict Heart Disease

Scientists have used a machine learning to analyse a medical dataset of almost 30,000 patients. Reporting results in the journal Nature Biomedical Engineering , the team used a dataset from the UK's Bioban...More..