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Medical Australian Open: Carla Suarez Navarro credits Justine Henin for old-school fightback
Author: 0 Australian Open: Carla Suarez Navarro credits Justine Henin for old-school fightback

She escaped, and Suarez Navarro began to press; 4-2 was suddenly 4-4, and with a backhand victor up the line, the Dane held at love for a 5-4 lead. Wozniacki knows she will be risky. Having been gifted this lifeline, Suarez Navarro played an inspired tiebreak, unfurling four winners and sending the match into a third. After dropping the second set, Wozniacki regrouped nicely in the deciding set.

Medical DE lags with its efforts to reduce tobacco use
Author: 0 DE lags with its efforts to reduce tobacco use

Increasing tobacco taxes is one of the most effective ways to reduce tobacco use, not only among low-income individuals but also for youth. "Statewide, smoking rates have continued to decline to historic lows, yet tobacco use remains Wisconsin's leading cause of preventable death and disease killing almost 8,000 residents each year", said Dona Wininsky, director of tobacco control and public policy for the American Lung Association in Wisconsin.

Medical Trump, Sessions Have Been Pressuring FBI Director To Fire McCabe
Author: 0 Trump, Sessions Have Been Pressuring FBI Director To Fire McCabe

The Axios report , in view of three anonymous sources, said Sessions was forcing Wray to flame McCabe, and that one source acquainted with the circumstance said Sessions passed on to White House advise Don McGahn how vexed Wray was about the demand, and that McGahn thusly said it wasn't worth losing Wray over.

Medical Apex court takes over all hearings on Loya's death
Author: 0 Apex court takes over all hearings on Loya's death

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra , which also comprises Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud, asked the parties to catalogue all documents relating to Justice Loya's death which have not been filed so far, and submit them for its perusal on February 2, the next date of hearing , according to PTI.

Medical Mattis says Turkey gave USA discover about airstrikes in Syria
Author: 0 Mattis says Turkey gave USA discover about airstrikes in Syria

Erdogan claimed all citizens were supportive of the ongoing aerial attacks and ground invasion of Afrin which the US-backed People's Protection Units (YPG) have kept secure since the beginning of the Syrian conflict six years ago. The sources of this information are non-U.S., hence they might be biased in a direction that is not every-day, customary, for most readers of this piece.

Medical Delhi Police arrests Abdul Qureshi, alleged co-founder of Indian Mujahideen
Author: 0 Delhi Police arrests Abdul Qureshi, alleged co-founder of Indian Mujahideen

Gujarat Police's Anti-Terrorism Squad and the Crime Branch of Ahmedabad Police are in touch with the Special Cell, reports indicated. "After the blasts, he managed to escape to Nepal and lived there on the forged documents". The terrorist, notoriously known as "India's Osama bin Laden", was detained by security personnel after a brief exchange of gunfire in a hideout in the capital New Delhi .

Medical Saudi coalition set to provide $1.5bn in humanitarian aid for Yemen
Author: 0 Saudi coalition set to provide $1.5bn in humanitarian aid for Yemen

Three years of conflict and a blockade imposed by the coalition have caused what the United Nations calls " the worst man-made humanitarian crisis of our time ". More than 11.3 million Yemenis "urgently require assistance to survive", United Nations aid agency OCHA said in a statement. The coalition added that they aim to increase monthly imports to 1.4 million metric tons, from 1.1 million a year ago.

Medical Women are avoiding smear tests because they're anxious their vaginas aren't normal
Author: 0 Women are avoiding smear tests because they're anxious their vaginas aren't normal

Across the United Kingdom, one in four eligible women aged 25 to 64 do not take up their smear test invitation, this rises to one in three among 25 to 29-year-olds and is even as high as one in two in some areas of the UK. "One of the common misconceptions around cervical cancer is that if you received the HPV vaccine you don't need to attend your cervical screening, this is not the case so please do not ignore your invite".

Medical Body of Montecito woman found, brings mudslide death toll to 21
Author: 0 Body of Montecito woman found, brings mudslide death toll to 21

California officials announced the reopening of Highway 101 on Sunday almost two weeks after mudslides killed at least 21 people and destroyed almost 130 homes in Montecito. This month's mudslides have injuring dozens and damaged or destroyed hundreds of homes in the coastal town of Montecito, an unincorporated area of Santa Barbara County, about 93 miles north of Los Angeles along the Pacific coast.

Medical Trump's lawyers urge Supreme Court to reject DACA ruling by California judge
Author: 0 Trump's lawyers urge Supreme Court to reject DACA ruling by California judge

Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco. That same day, President Donald Trump met with lawmakers to discuss the creation of a clean DREAM Act that would allow DACA recipients and undocumented immigrants, also known as Dreamers , a path to citizenship without the attachment of Trump's border wall funding or the end to the USA visa lottery program.

Medical Flu outbreak in Florida continues to grow
Author: 0 Flu outbreak in Florida continues to grow

The state only reports the flu deaths of people younger than 65. If you have not done that yet, remember that the flu vaccine is still widely available, and, with the flu season expected to last for a couple of months, it can still offer protection.

Medical Donald Trump's mental health given thumbs up by doctor
Author: 0 Donald Trump's mental health given thumbs up by doctor

I want to begin to fix a broken immigration system. It's possible to take a "rule of law" attitude toward unauthorized immigration while welcoming legal immigrants (though most Americans who are exercised about the first also oppose the second).

Medical Growing concerns over Rohingya repatriation deal
Author: 0 Growing concerns over Rohingya repatriation deal

The Rohingya demand for these preconditions comes as the United Nations special rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, is on a visit to Bangladesh. Two demands on the list emphasize that the Rohingya people be included as one of the country's ethnic minorities and be given citizenship, a measure that has always been denied by the Myanmar government.

Medical Cuomo: NY flu cases spike, 1600 hospitalized in the past week
Author: 0 Cuomo: NY flu cases spike, 1600 hospitalized in the past week

However, because the flu is widespread across the state, CCH is in "heightened awareness", meaning nursing staff is asking people not to visit if they have any flu-like systems and to wear a mask if they must visit, she said. The two strains are influenza A, which has been more predominant, and influenza B, which we usually don't see until later in the flu season. Malouf said a flu shot is supposed to decrease your chances of getting influenza and reduce dreaded symptoms if one ...

Medical Scientists now think adolescence lasts until you're 24
Author: 0 Scientists now think adolescence lasts until you're 24

Puberty used to set in at the age of 14, but that age has steadily declined to the age of 10 in industrialized countries. The reasons are varied including but not limited to youth continuing their education for longer, delayed marriages, delayed parenthood etc.

Medical Liverpool top scorer Mohamed Salah fit to face Arsenal
Author: 0 Liverpool top scorer Mohamed Salah fit to face Arsenal

The two time Bundesliga victor went on to describe why having the longevity of Wenger was impossible now saying, "If anyone thinks they can make a similar career like Alex Ferguson or Arsene Wenger in clubs, I'm not sure it would be possible with the media of today".

Medical Vigil for WSU football player set for Friday
Author: 0 Vigil for WSU football player set for Friday

Those who have suicidal thoughts must know that there are people out there who love them and are willing to help them in times of despair. Police interviewed friends of Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski on Wednesday to try to better understand why he killed himself.

Medical Snow and ice warning extended to cover all of Sussex
Author: 0 Snow and ice warning extended to cover all of Sussex

A status yellow alert for wind is also in place for seven other counties in the west and north-west. Met Éireann has advised that "westerly winds will reach mean wind speeds of 55 to 65km/h with gusts of 90 to 110km/h". Highest accumulations are expected in Ulster and northwest Connacht. Southwest to west winds increasing gale force to strong gale force and occasionally storm force this evening and overnight on Irish coasts from Belfast Lough to Hook Head to Rossan Point and on the Irish ...

Medical New office will help medical providers deny treatment on religious grounds
Author: 0 New office will help medical providers deny treatment on religious grounds

Officials said the division, part of the HHS' Office of Civil Rights , will stand ready to assist health care workers who say they're being coerced into participating in procedures that violate their beliefs. How the new Division of Conscience and Religious Freedom plays out in the long run remains to be seen. Rea Carey, executive director of the National LGBTQ Task Force issued the following statement: "We are not fooled: The new office announced this morning is meant to make it ...

Medical Myanmar police opens fire on demonstrators killing many
Author: 0 Myanmar police opens fire on demonstrators killing many

The incident unfurled as around 5,000 Buddhists gathered late Tuesday for a nationalist ceremony in Mrauk U, a town that has so far remained unscathed by the military's crackdown on the region's minority Rohingya Muslim community. "The police used rubber bullets initially but the crowd didn't leave". "They could have blocked the street but they did not do that". ARSA's attack on police outposts in August led to an aggressive retaliation by Myanmar's security forces.

Medical Trump's chief of staff disowns pledge on Mexico wall
Author: 0 Trump's chief of staff disowns pledge on Mexico wall

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders fired back, "He's not criticizing the president because he's against oppression-he's criticizing the president because he has awful poll numbers". The caucus said the talks were "positive,"however, a concrete agreement wasn't reached, Politico reported ". "I am just going to say that we are working it out".

Medical Flu-related deaths reach 5 in Cuyahoga County
Author: 0 Flu-related deaths reach 5 in Cuyahoga County

Three flu-related deaths were reported this week in Cuyahoga County, bringing to five the total number of flu-related deaths this season. A child and an adult are Denton County's first flu deaths this season, officials said January 11. If you get sick, look out for severe aches and pains in your muscles and joints, notable fatigue and weakness, headaches and a high fever. A nurse draws a dose of flu vaccine.

Medical ICE preparing to arrest 1500 undocumented people in Northern California
Author: 0 ICE preparing to arrest 1500 undocumented people in Northern California

Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials did not comment on the Chronicle's report , but the source said the operation would target San Francisco and other Northern California cities that are sanctuary cities. "It just prevents ICE from arresting somebody or detaining somebody without a warrant - that's due process". Early this month, Homan told Fox News that "California better hold on tight".

Medical Flu 'Widespread' in NH, Linked to 10 Adult Deaths
Author: 0 Flu 'Widespread' in NH, Linked to 10 Adult Deaths

Sadly, he said, there have been several deaths related to Influenza viruses so far this season. "I want people to know how important it is to get a flu shot ". "She was just in the peak of her life", Oxley said. The influenza A strain called H3N2 is making people so ill in California that thousands have shown up at hospitals, and some places are treating them in "surge tents" intended for major disasters.

Medical Wisconsin's emergency protocols guard against false alerts
Author: 0 Wisconsin's emergency protocols guard against false alerts

On Saturday, Hawaii's residents and visitors experienced an unfortunate situation that has never happened before and will never happen again - a false alert issued by the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency that a ballistic missile was on its way to the Hawaiian Islands.

Medical An activist projects 's**thole' & poop emojis on Trump's hotel
Author: 0 An activist projects 's**thole' & poop emojis on Trump's hotel

This time around, Trump wasn't in Washington to see the projections in person as he spent the weekend at Mar-a-Lago. "This is not normal", a segment of the display read, along with messages to "stay vigilant" and "#resist". The US President has faced accusations of being racist after he called Haiti, El Salvador and the continent of Africa "s***hole countries", during a briefing on immigraiton.

Medical 'Bird-Like' Dinosaur With Rainbow Feathers Discovered In China
Author: 0 'Bird-Like' Dinosaur With Rainbow Feathers Discovered In China

The feathers would have shimmered and shifted in the light, similar to those of hummingbirds. They have unearthed the almost complete fossil of a previously undiscovered dinosaur that has been named Caihong juji . While its distinctive feathers were a relatively recent evolution, it had several traits typical of much earlier dinosaurs , including a bony crest on its head.

Medical After Sachin, Kohli first India captain to score a Test century
Author: 0 After Sachin, Kohli first India captain to score a Test century

Kohli continued to pile vital runs. The rough outside right-hander's leg-stump is more pronounced now and the off-spinner would be looking to make it play in home batsmen's minds. "We're well aware of that but we don't take any notice of it", said Morkel after the end of day's play on Monday. On the first ball of the 67th over, Kohli worked Ngidi towards midwicket to bring up a magnificent century, where he had stood tall against South Africa's discipline and extra pace even while ...

Medical Ken Niumatalolo pulls out of Arizona coaching search
Author: 0 Ken Niumatalolo pulls out of Arizona coaching search

Navy went 7-6 this season, including a 49-7 victory over Virginia in the Military Bowl. Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate is probably breathing a sigh of relief. The Wildcats fired Rich Rodriguez on January 2 amid sexual harassment allegations. After reportedly being offered the job, and denial of that from the school, it was reported separately that Niumatalolo was in negotiations to take the job in Tucson.

Medical Hospitals Ban Children Until Flu Season Ends, Limiting Exposure
Author: 0 Hospitals Ban Children Until Flu Season Ends, Limiting Exposure

Flu peaks vary from season to season in Idaho, though it's usually January or early February, Pedersen said. Goldman noted Friday while some media reports have characterized this year's vaccine as less effective in stopping H3N2, people should remember the shot can still help people who come down with illness from getting as sick.

Medical 2 pediatric flu deaths among 36 reported in Kentucky
Author: 0 2 pediatric flu deaths among 36 reported in Kentucky

The department notes there were no influenza outbreaks reported in Newfoundland and Labrador so far during this flu season. The state Department of Health says it isn't too late to have a flu shot. "If you're not better in 72 to 96 hours, then see someone because there is a chance of developing pneumonia and other complications". Family Practice Medical Center has used up nearly all its vaccine supply but has some pediatric doses available for children under the age of 3, she said.

Medical Yemen rebels threat to ships in Red Sea, says coalition By
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Tribesmen loyal to the Houthi movement hold their weapons as they attend a gathering to mark 1000 days of the Saudi-led military intervention in the Yemeni conflict, in Sanaa, Yemen December 21, 2017. "If the aggressors keep pushing toward Hodeidah and if the political solution hits wall, there are some strategic choices that will be taken as a no return point, including blocking the worldwide navigation in the Red Sea", Houthis' Ansarullah political council chief, Saleh al-Samad, was quoted ...

Author: 0 Africans outraged over 'racist' Trump remarks

Trump, who purportedly questioned Thursday why people from "shithole countries" wanted to emigrate to the United States, asked Congress to create a immigration bill in exchange for funding for the border wall. Connecticut's Democratic lawmakers universally condemned President Donald Trump for his inflammatory description of impoverished nations with immigrant populations in the USA, but remain hopeful a deal can be reached to protect DACA Dreamers.

Medical Dangerous Flu Virus Spreads Across 46 States
Author: 0 Dangerous Flu Virus Spreads Across 46 States

He works as the state's operations director for the company Dis.In.Fx . Janet Hill, of the Rock Island County Health Department said that in IL, flu cases don't have to be reported to health departments, unless someone is in intensive care because of the flu.

Medical Flu season on target to break records
Author: 0 Flu season on target to break records

During that season, influenza A H3N2 viruses dominated nationally. Birmingham area hospitals are at or over normal patient capacity due in large part to the number of patients presenting with seasonal influenza-like symptoms, according to the Jefferson County Department of Health.