Local fire department offers Thanksgiving fire safety tips

If you are deep frying your turkey, Dahl advices preparing in advance. Jackson County's Fire District 3 is offering cooking tips on how to stay safe while in the kitchen this Thanksgiving. Unattended cooking was the leading contributing factor in h... More..

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Dalveer Bhandari's re-election to ICJ reflective of India's constitutional integrity: MEA
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Dalveer Bhandari's re-election to ICJ reflective of India's constitutional integrity: MEA

Now, this is one of the most wonderful things because While India's argument was that selection of candidates should reflect the India's growing position in the world order, Justice Bhandari had a very inte...More..

Former Vice President Alex Ekwueme Is Dead
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Former Vice President Alex Ekwueme Is Dead

To prove his dedication, commitment, loyalty to the PDP, and love for democracy, Dr. Ekwueme remained in the Party till his death. The APC condoled with the family, President Muhammadu Buhari and the people a...More..

Owning A Dog Could Help You Live Longer (Especially If You're Single)
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Owning A Dog Could Help You Live Longer (Especially If You're Single)

Well you can add this to the growing list of reasons to get a dog, new research suggests man's best friend is helping owners live longer. A study in Sweden found that owning a dog is linked to a lower risk of d...More..

Pakistan offered meeting between Kulbhushan Jadhav and his wife
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Pakistan offered meeting between Kulbhushan Jadhav and his wife

Pakistan has completed legal consultation before submitting its reply to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) related to the case of self-confessed Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav. India and Pakistan have file...More..

Fiji defeat New Zealand 4-2 in thrilling quarter-final
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Fiji defeat New Zealand 4-2 in thrilling quarter-final

The Bati could not make the most of Jordan Rapana's sin-binning and only held a slender advantage heading into the closing stages after Shaun Johnson and Taane Milne exchanged two-pointers. "We couldn't deliver...More..

Nigerian Women Become Africa's First Olympic Bobsled Team
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Nigerian Women Become Africa's First Olympic Bobsled Team

It is without doubt the coolest thing to happen in Nigerian Winter Olympics history since, well, ever. Nigeria may be within grasp of a historic first ever appearance in the winter Olympics, but the three...More..

Rain Changing To Snow
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Rain Changing To Snow

Saturday . North wind 10 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 30 miles per hour. The exception to this will be along the western slopes as upslope snow showers get going as colder air rushes in behind th...More..

Islamabad sit-in: Interior Minister directs admin to extend deadline
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Islamabad sit-in: Interior Minister directs admin to extend deadline

Therefore, he said now there was no justification for any sit-in to protest on this issue. A heavy contingent of Islamabad Police, Frontier Corps and Rangers personnel arrived on Saturday morning at the Fai...More..

Lonzo Ball Discusses Walking Away from Scuffle in Loss vs. Suns
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Lonzo Ball Discusses Walking Away from Scuffle in Loss vs. Suns

Rookie Lonzo Ball , who made waves on Friday by sporting a tight new haircut, finished with six points, six rebounds and six assists. As a team, the Lakers shot 49 percent from the field and seven of 25 from th...More..

Controversial surgeon says human head transplant 'imminent'
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Controversial surgeon says human head transplant 'imminent'

He accomplished his arguably gruesome operation by fusing the spine, nerves and blood vessels of the first subject with those of the second. If you were going to believe that anyone had completed the first-ev...More..

Banks, IT stocks lift equities, Sensex closes over 300 points
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Banks, IT stocks lift equities, Sensex closes over 300 points

The BSE Consumer Durables index was trading 2.17 per cent up at 20,478, while the benchmark Sensex was 1 per cent up at 33,442 around 2.10 pm (IST). "On Thursday, oil markets were stable as rising United Stat...More..

World Health Organization Urges Farmers to Stop Overusing Antibiotics in Livestock
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

World Health Organization Urges Farmers to Stop Overusing Antibiotics in Livestock

Antibiotic-resistant infections are being seen more and more around the world, and even in Arkansas. Local doctors are encouraging people to only think about using antibiotics when it's appropriate to do so...More..

Ohio Supreme Court Justice's Facebook Post Is Raising Eyebrows
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Ohio Supreme Court Justice's Facebook Post Is Raising Eyebrows

O'Neill says when a US senator "commits a non criminal act of indiscretion" and his apology is accepted by the victim "IT IS WRONG for the dogs of war to leap onto his back and demand his resignation". O'Neill'...More..

Navy Admits Its Pilots Created Obscene Skydrawing Over Washington State
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Navy Admits Its Pilots Created Obscene Skydrawing Over Washington State

Photos of the sky genitals spread around social media, and it was a popular topic Thursday night at a local sports bar in Okanogan. Residents of the tiny Washington state town of Okanogan tell the Spokesman-R...More..

Fox News Host Debunks His Own Network's Conspiracy Claims
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Fox News Host Debunks His Own Network's Conspiracy Claims

Jordan returned to the network this morning to appear on "Fox and Friends" and repeat his call for an investigation into former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton , former FBI...More..

Want a healthier heart? Get a puppy
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Want a healthier heart? Get a puppy

The landmark study of more than 3.4 million older people found Britain's favourite pet reduces the likelihood of heart disease and combats loneliness. Having a dog can bring a lot of love into your life. ...More..

Great American Smokeout today
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Great American Smokeout today

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, smoking causes 480,000 deaths every year in the U.S. That's more than the number of people that die from HIV, illegal drug use, alcohol, auto acciden...More..

The Classification of 'High Blood Pressure' Just Changed
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

The Classification of 'High Blood Pressure' Just Changed

Systolic pressure is the pressure that freshly pumped blood exerts against the muscle walls of the artery during a heartbeat. These new guidelines lower the requirements for hypertension diagnosis, from 1...More..

OPDs in Karnataka private hospitals to reopen on Friday
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

OPDs in Karnataka private hospitals to reopen on Friday

Dr. Jayanna, President-elect, Karnataka private hospitals association said in a statement, "The amendments would mean the end of private medical centres in the state". She was rushed to government hospital, but...More..

by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Sensex down 30 points, Nifty trades at 10212

Metal stocks plunged due to a slump in global metal prices after official data revealed a decline in China's industrial output in October. At 12.30 PM: Sensex was down by over 105 points or 0.32% at 32,836....More..

Saudi UN ambassador denies Yemen embargo
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Saudi UN ambassador denies Yemen embargo

The missile was intercepted near the capital of the country. Aden port, which is controlled by the coalition, does not have the capacity to handle the volume of humanitarian cargo. "All members in the council w...More..

President Trump Names Former Scalia Clerk Alex Azar as New HHS Secretary
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

President Trump Names Former Scalia Clerk Alex Azar as New HHS Secretary

Department of Health and Human Services, a vacancy left by ousted chief Tom Price. He will be a star for better healthcare and lower drug prices! Please adhere to our commenting policy to avoid being banned. ...More..

Keenum to start at QB for Vikings Sunday
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Keenum to start at QB for Vikings Sunday

Case Keenum completed 21 of 29 passes for 304 yards and four touchdowns against two interceptions. But the defense is equally responsible for the four-game winning streak that has vaulted the Rams to a 7-2 r...More..

New Guidelines Mean Millions More Americans Need to Lower Blood Pressure
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

New Guidelines Mean Millions More Americans Need to Lower Blood Pressure

During a visit to the doctor's office, a series of tests examine our health, but starting Monday your doctor could be telling you something new. Lowering the threshold for high blood pressure means more peo...More..