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Medical IRMC receives 'A' grade from health rating group
Author: 0 IRMC receives 'A' grade from health rating group

UW Health's SwedishAmerican and MercyHealth's Rockford Memorial hospitals both received "C" grades. Anthony Medical Center received a "B" grade by Leapfrog Goup , a national patient safety watchdog. An "A" rating from the national organization is one of the most meaningful grades a hospital can receive. To see IRMC's full grade, and to access consumer-friendly patient tips for staying safe in the hospital, visit www.hospitalsafetygrade.org or follow the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade on ...

Author: 0 Teenager Vondrousova wins 1st WTA title at Biel Ladies Open

Vondrousova won her first tour title hours after the 36-year-old Francesca Schiavone was the other WTA tournament victor in Bogota, Colombia. Ranked No. The 17-year-old Czech, ranked 233rd in the world, saved 13 break points and four set points in the second before going on to edge a tie-break to take the title.

Medical Fly the funnier skies: Mideast airlines troll United
Author: 0 Fly the funnier skies: Mideast airlines troll United

At least one of the security officers has been placed on leave, according to authorities. The announcement Wednesday from the city's Aviation Department comes two days after another officer involved in the Sunday night confrontation was put on leave.

Medical Couple finds out they are biological twins during IVF treatment
Author: 0 Couple finds out they are biological twins during IVF treatment

Before the treatment could begin, their DNA was taken and tested. Explained the un-identified doctor: 'My first reaction was that they must have been related; perhaps they were first cousins, which does happen sometimes. The peer added that the unusual case was important because it underscored the need for children to know who their biological parents are, and the dangers of withholding such information.

Medical Chance for severe weather in NW Oklahoma Saturday, central Oklahoma Sunday
Author: 0 Chance for severe weather in NW Oklahoma Saturday, central Oklahoma Sunday

This week's tornado in Alto - combined with the three other tornadoes that occurred in late February in Niles, Dowagiac, and Vandalia - have West Michigan off to an active start to the severe weather season. In addition, mock alerts will be issued on NOAA Weather Radios and many communities will sound their tornado sirens to test their emergency severe weather plans.

Medical Classic Empire clinches Kentucky Derby spot with Oaklawn win
Author: 0 Classic Empire clinches Kentucky Derby spot with Oaklawn win

It is hard to believe, but with the Florida Derby, Blue Grass Stakes and Wood Memorial already in the rear view mirror, the Arkansas Derby will cap off the Grade 1 stakes schedule before the best horses in America head to Louisville, Kentucky for the annual Kentucky Derby.

Medical United offer hope to Spurs with 2-0 win over Chelsea
Author: 0 United offer hope to Spurs with 2-0 win over Chelsea

The Blues barely managed an attack of note and a second defeat in their last four league games leaves them clinging to a four-point lead over second placed Tottenham , who had piled on the pressure with a 4-0 rout of Bournemouth on Saturday.

Medical Bulls beat Celtics 101-94; Thomas plays after sister's death
Author: 0 Bulls beat Celtics 101-94; Thomas plays after sister's death

The Bulls initially ruled him out for the remainder of the regular season, but he played the final three games. Jimmy Butler is going to do the things that only he can do for the Bulls, but they'll need a big dose of help from playoff veteran Dwyane Wade and Nikola Mirotic if they want to get this done.

Medical After leading most off the Masters, Hoffman finally stumbles
Author: 0 After leading most off the Masters, Hoffman finally stumbles

Advanatge Messrs Garcia and Rose. and a crouching Spieth, ready to pounce. Spain's Sergio Garcia, who has yet to win a major tournament in 73 starts, started Saturday in a four-way tie for the lead. Credit to Sergio Garcia for dodging trouble and staying near/at the top throughout the day. His only major win came in 2013 at the U.S. Open. Jordan Spieth is in contention at the Masters.

Author: 0 At least 4 arrested in California pro and anti-Trump rallies

She rode a bus from New Jersey to New York City with her friend Geraldine Markowitz, 83, to take part in protests. Ten people were arrested and seven injured in early March during a pro-Trump rally organized by the same people as Saturday's melee.

Medical North Korea fails in new missile test: Seoul
Author: 0 North Korea fails in new missile test: Seoul

The world woke up on Easter Sunday morning to the news that a missile had failed at launch from North Korea's Sinpo naval base at 6.20am local time. A South Korean defence official said the action took place in Sinpo, a port city in eastern North Korea.

Author: 0 North Korean missile test fails, South Korea says

North Korea conducted another failed launch attempt around 06:21 a.m. Seoul time on Sunday, which "blew up nearly immediately", according to U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM). Pence was briefed on the situation while flying to South Korea, reporter Jihye Leetells our newscast. Due to the timing of the North Korean display of belligerence, the ongoing deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system on the Korean Peninsula would nearly certainly come up in the ...

Author: 0 Chilliwack marks 100th anniversary of Vimy Ridge victory

The Prince of Wales and his sons joined Canadian PM Justin Trudeau to pay tribute to those lost in the battle of Vimy Ridge a century ago. The variety of commemorative activities were created to bring Canadians, especially youth, together, to honour Canada's victory at the Battle of Vimy Ridge and contribution to the First World War.

Author: 0 Apple is Working on Self-Driving Car Technology

Pictured here is an autonomous vehicle on a test run north of London. "For a company that has yet to publicly acknowledge its efforts in this area, this is as close to a tacit admission" as is likely to be given, said Michael Ramsey, a self-driving auto analyst with Gartner.

Medical Revenge for Jose Mourinho as Manchester United stun leaders Chelsea
Author: 0 Revenge for Jose Mourinho as Manchester United stun leaders Chelsea

At the Hawthorns, Liverpool playmaker Roberto Firmino settled a scrappy game with a close-range header in first half stoppage-time to condemn Albion boss Tony Pulis to his first ever home league defeat against the Reds. "But today I think was a special performance because it's also a special opponent - the leaders, the way they play". "I have zero problems (with Mourinho)", he said.

Medical Taxes: President scraps tax plan, timetable threatened
Author: 0 Taxes: President scraps tax plan, timetable threatened

Republicans figured they'd be toasting victory on Obamacare by now, and would be well on their way to crafting a 2018 budget that would pave the way for the tax code overhaul. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) says he's aiming for his plan to be revenue neutral-collecting as much money over the next decade as the current system does.

Medical SEC baseball: Ole Miss' streak ends as LSU beats Rebels
Author: 0 SEC baseball: Ole Miss' streak ends as LSU beats Rebels

LSU leftfielder Antoine Duplantis was a flawless 4-for-4 at the plate with four RBI. Paige McKinney scored the game's only run and also had a hit. After Braley recorded another strikeout, Ole Miss's Nick Fortes grounded out scoring the Rebel's second run before the inning ended.

Author: 0 Canada moves to legalise recreational pot

It's being described as some of the most anticipated federal legislation in recent memory - a sea change in national public policy. I also know from 40 years of police work, that this is the business overwhelmingly controlled by organized crime and the profits of this criminal enterprise do no good for our communities.

Author: 0 Analyst Recommendations for: Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

The fund owned 20,946 shares of the healthcare product maker's stock after buying an additional 57 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 6,794,786 shares of the healthcare product maker's stock worth $260,987,000 after buying an additional 3,082,971 shares during the period.

Author: 0 North Korea parades military weapons, but no nuke test

Impoverished North Korea and the rich, democratic South are technically still at war because their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce, not a peace treaty. This year's celebrations come at a tense time on the Korean Peninsula, days after a United States strike group was deployed to the region and amid expectations of another missile or nuclear test by Pyongyang .

Author: 0 Syrians stuck in and near Aleppo as evacuation deal halts

A rebel official confirmed that there were differences over the number of loyalist fighters leaving but refused to elaborate as "negotiations are under way". Critics say deals are permanently changing the ethnic and religious map, but in an exclusive interview with AFP this week President Bashar al-Assad insisted the evacuations were only temporary and people would return once the "terrorists" had been defeated.

Author: 0 10 iconic photos to celebrate Jackie Robinson Day

Robinson was the first black player in the major leagues since Moses Fleet Walker played 42 games for the Toledo Blue Stockings of the American Association in 1884. The drop in diversity in major league baseball is due to a variety of reasons, but there is no denying that socioeconomic barriers remain a significant factor.

Medical Scorpion stings passenger on United Airlines flight
Author: 0 Scorpion stings passenger on United Airlines flight

Airlines can legally bump passengers from a flight, and major U.S. carriers did so about 475,000 times previous year, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation . It's going to take a lot of damage control from United before the public forgets about this incident. Also, United is "in the process of conducting a thorough review of our policies, including how we incentivize customers in these situations", said spokeswoman Megan McCarthy.

Medical Good Friday Way of the Cross walk honors Jesus' journey before crucifixion
Author: 0 Good Friday Way of the Cross walk honors Jesus' journey before crucifixion

Maple Ave., where the public is invited to a worship service at noon. The daily Mass in Catholic churches was replaced on Good Friday by the Stations of the Cross from 10 o'clock in the morning and The Passion from 3pm. Dorrell said modern churches tend to skip the death of Jesus and skip right to the resurrection out of excitement while celebrating Holy Week. Church youth dressed up as Biblical characters - Jesus, Mary, Joseph, two prisoners and centurions - and played a part in Jesus' ...

Author: 0 Afghanistan 'mother of all bombs' ISIS death toll rises

According to Indian intelligence officials, Murshid Mohammed, in his 20s, from Kasaragode, Kerala, was among the ISIS militants killed after the USA military struck ISIS' position in Nangarhar province near the Pakistan border April 13 with a massive 10-ton missile-powered bomb.

Author: 0 US, Mexico & Canada confirm joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup

The 2026 tournament will be the first to feature an expanded 48-nation field and the proposal will see the U.S. host 60 games, with 10 each in Canada and Mexico . With an 80-game event in North America - some are calling it the NAFTA World Cup - a key question is how the matches will be allocated. The announcement was made on Monday.

Author: 0 Conte: United Will Finish In Top Four

In an interview for Sky Sports , Costa has stated how grateful he is for Mourinho for making him the player he is today. And if the conversation deviates at all into speculation, regarding himself or any of his players or just about any aspect of the club, Conte is quick to shut the door.

Author: 0 Paul Pogba: Manchester United out to avenge Stamford Bridge defeats

He said: " Many coaches try to manipulate ideas and try to put your thoughts in the way they want". "I don't like the conflict [on the touchline], l prefer to be concentrated and focused on my team but sometimes it can happen and it is normal for me and for the other coach to have sometimes this type of situation".

Medical New Cancer Treatment Might Be Effective For Brain Tumors
Author: 0 New Cancer Treatment Might Be Effective For Brain Tumors

The company added that combining Optune with temozolomide offered a significant extension of median overall survival to 21 months in the final stage study. A new clinical trial has provided some hope, edging those survival rates up a touch, and while a brain cancer diagnosis is still amongst the worst possible, it is encouraging that any progress is being made at all.

Medical Su-Yeon Jang takes LPGA Tour's Lotte Championship lead
Author: 0 Su-Yeon Jang takes LPGA Tour's Lotte Championship lead

Rain zeroed in on Ko Olina Golf Club, forcing a 45-minute delay. Canada's Alena Sharp (66) and Cristie Kerr (62) of the USA were tied for second at 14-under 202 in the tournament that has featured weather delays in each of the first three rounds.

Medical Ohio Stadium at Capacity for Spring Game
Author: 0 Ohio Stadium at Capacity for Spring Game

Barrett handed it off to Jarvis, who coasted into the end zone to punctuate the 44-31 Scarlet victory. Ohio State is off a season in which it cracked the College Football Playoff, but was blanked by the would-be champions, the Clemson Tigers.

Author: 0 Hennepin County measles outbreak now includes 8 children

It said the two individuals are not related but both were passengers on the same flight while the first individual was contagious. Researchers say the two were passengers on the same worldwide flight last month. However, recurring cases are reported each year in the country. In 2014, 667 measles cases were reported in the country, which is highest since 2000.

Author: 0 Paul Clement and Swansea players retain belief despite fear of relegation

After an initial improvement following Clement's arrival in January, the Swans have slumped and head to Watford on Saturday having picked up just one point from their last five games. That will not be good enough for Swansea, but a point would suit Walter Mazzarri's Watford absolutely fine. But I have always said to the players that if they are going to do that, they should not get too excited when people are praising them and they should not get down when they are being criticised.

Medical Trump forgets tense time in US-Russia history
Author: 0 Trump forgets tense time in US-Russia history

Will Trump fire Bannon altogether and if that happens, how many ways can Bannon seek revenge is what Washington D.C insiders are discussing. A group of 56 House Democrats sent a letter to Trump on Thursday calling for the president to remove Bannon from the White House, citing what they said were his anti-government views .

Medical Leerink Swann Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY)
Author: 0 Leerink Swann Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY)

Norges Bank purchased a new stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb during the fourth quarter valued at $770,318,000. Washington Capital Management has 41,090 shares. If you are reading this report on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of US & worldwide copyright & trademark law. Bristol-Myers Squibb has a one year low of $46.01 and a one year high of $77.12.

Medical WWE's Paige Has Twitter Going CRAZY After Nude Photos & Sex Tape Leak!
Author: 0 WWE's Paige Has Twitter Going CRAZY After Nude Photos & Sex Tape Leak!

Soon after Vince McMahon sent out his congratulatory message, Paige's private videos were leaked in which she was seen in a compromising situation with Xavier Woods. His caption further slammed those involved in breaching her privacy with the nude leaks: "bang on. all u need is family, f**k everyone else". Fans are hopeful to see Paige back in a WWE ring soon, as she is now recovering from her recent neck surgery.

Medical What is the difference between Obamacare and Trumpcare, and what happens next?
Author: 0 What is the difference between Obamacare and Trumpcare, and what happens next?

Andrey Ostrovsky, the chief medical officer of Medicaid, said on Twitter he was aligned with other experts in opposition to the bill, breaking with health and human services secretary Tom Price, who has called it "a work in progress". With the regulatory provisions still in place, Holler said, Republicans are now the ones in "the position of figuring out how you get subsidies flowing out the door and what form do they take".