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Starc, Hazlewood help Australia go 1-0 up

Josh Hazlewood trapped Quinton de Kock lbw for 83 and Australia bowled South Africa out for 298 in its second innings for a commanding win Monday and the early advantage in the four-test series . Australia captain Steve Smith and other teammates are also trying to defuse the situation and calm Warner. Quinton de Kock congratulations Aiden Markram of the Proteas. Read More »

Gas prices expected to rise headed into the spring

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Nationally, the average price for gasoline Sunday was $2.53 a gallon, up a penny during a seven-day period, while the state average of $2.43 was up five cents in the same period, the auto club said. Phoenix- $2.35/g, up 0.9 cents per gallon from last week's $2.34/g. Modesto- $3.14/g, up 3.3 cents per gallon from last week's $3.11/g. "GasBuddy Senior Petroleum Analyst Dan McTeague says we may see some relief in the coming weeks."; March comes in like a lamb but goes out like a lion. Read More »

Veteran actress Shammi dead

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Bachchan called her a "prolific actress" and a "dear family family friend", praised her for her years of contribution to the film industry and also revealed how illness and age had caught up with her. Shammi's last major role was in Farah Khan and Boman Irani starrer Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi (2013), a sort of closure for her, as it got her to connect with her Parsi roots enacting a Parsi character. Read More »

Opioid overdose among children almost doubles, local pediatrician weighs in

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The study, which published Monday in the journal Pediatrics , looked at children between ages 1 and 17 who were admitted to hospitals and pediatric intensive care units with opioid-related diagnoses from 2004 to 2015. They identified a key difference between pediatric and adult opioid-related hospitalizations: Methadone and other opioids were greater contributors to pediatric hospitalization. Read More »

Oscar win for film highlighting struggles of deaf children at school

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Maisie herself is deaf, as are her mum and dad, they all use British Sign Language, or BSL. Rachel actually delivered her acceptance speech in sign language, and apologized for it being a bit shaky. In his acceptance speech, Chris, from Heath Hayes, near Cannock, thanked his fiancée saying: "'It's really your hard work for the last 12 years that has really made this project authentic". Read More »

Trump Wants Death Penalty for Murderous Drug Pushers

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Trump delivered his remarks after spending months telling "certain friends" that he thinks the U.S. should execute all drug traffickers, as Singapore does. Last November, the president's commission on opioids released a lengthy set of recommendations , and most remain a work in progress or unaddressed altogether. Read More »

Australians die, more sick in listeria outbreak tied to melons

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New South Wales Food Authority said that the company whose rockmelons, also called cantaloupes, had been contaminated with listeria, is an exporter of produce. But for elderly people, pregnant women or those with serious conditions like diabetes or cancer, it poses a serious threat. But NSW Health defended their timeline, saying it followed established protocols and takes outbreaks "very seriously". Read More »

Major South African retail chains recall products linked to listeriosis

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Retailers are disposing of all Enterprise and Rainbow Chicken products after the announcement today that they had traced the source of the Listeriosis outbreak to an Enterprise facility in Polokwane. "Investigation of the Rainbow Chicken Limited Wolwehoek production facility is also under way. Also, over 10% of environmental samples collected by the EHPs at this facility have tested positive for L. Read More »

Virat Kohli Watches Anushka Sharma's Movie Pari With In-Laws Ashima & Ajay Kumar

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The total collection of 2 days comes to 10.21 crores including 4.21 crores on Day 1. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted about the film's business figures. Directed by debutant Prosit Roy, the horror film is jointly produced by Anushka's Clean Slate Films and KriArj Entertainment. Anushka Sharma has scared the fans after being loved as a friendly spirit in her previous film Phillauri . Read More »

Swinging Mitchell Starc moves Australia one wicket from victory against South Africa

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Bowling: Morne Morkel 13.4-4-42-3; Vernon Philander 14-4-35-0; Keshav Maharaj 28-4-93-3; Kagiso Rabada 13-5-28-2; Dean Elgar 3-1-10-1. Their top scorer from the first innings, de Villiers was yet to score when he took off for a single when Markram turned Nathan Lyon to square leg, was sent back when already halfway down the pitch, and stumbled his way back to the non-striker's end with no chance of making his ground safely. Read More »

SSC question leak: ABVP seeks CBI probe

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The Staff Selection Commission (SSC), which conducts examination for subordinate services, today made a decision to recommend a CBI inquiry into the alleged paper leaks in one of its tests held on February 21. Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday had also said that the Centre should initiate a CBI probe in the alleged paper leak, stating that the issue is related to the fate of thousands of exam aspirants. Read More »

United Nations chief condemns killing of aid workers by Boko Haram insurgents

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The raid in the town of Rann marks the latest high-profile assault by jihadists in the northeast, coming less than two weeks after militants abducted 110 girls from a school in Dapchi in neighbouring Yobe state. Borno state has been at the heart of the jihadist insurgency that has killed 20,000 people and displaced 2.6 million more since 2009. "Our deepest condolences go to the families of the victims and our courageous colleagues, and we call on authorities to ensure the perpetrators are ... Read More »

Guardiola backs Henry to enter management after Arsenal thrashing

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As Arsenal's hopes of qualifying for the Champions League with a top-four finish all but disappeared, he said confidence was something you gained slowly but could lose all too quickly. But that good work was undone with a moment of class from Bernardo Silva, who was found by Sane following a jinking run before bending a ideal strike past Petr Cech to open the scoring. Read More »

Diabetes mellitus reclassified into 5 subtypes

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However, this study alone is not sufficient to lead to changes in diabetes treatment guidelines, as it was only based on groups of diabetes patients in Scandinavia. 11 to 17 per cent showed severe insulin resistance and a high risk of kidney disease . The last were found to be insulin-deficient with auto-antibodies, now known as type one or latent autoimmune diabetes in adults . Read More »

Gusty wind and rain mixing to snow tonight

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Wind gusts could reach 30 and 40 miles per hour and as winds shift north in the afternoon, gusts may get to 50mph in the valley. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 miles per hour increasing to 21 to 26 miles per hour in the afternoon. Saturday Night Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Saturday night: Mostly clear, low around 28. You might also be interested in. . Read More »

18 new flu deaths reported, bringing state's total to 253 for season

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That brings the total number of flu deaths in the state to 253, compared to just 218 for the entire 2016-17 flu season. These deaths are separate and not included in the state reported statistics of 11 flu deaths - which included 10 children and one pregnant woman- as the state only reports pediatric-related flu deaths. Read More »

Troops Rescue 1127 Hostages From Boko Haram

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In the fierce offensives, the gallant troops killed 33 Boko Haram insurgents and destroyed 15 locally fabricated rifles captured from them. Maiduguri - The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said its troops killed five Boko Haram insurgents in the ongoing clearance operation in Sambisa Forest . Read More »

Dapchi: FG probes abduction of 110 schoolgirls

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The attack was one of the largest abductions since the Chibok kidnappings of 2014 in which more than 250 girls were taken by the Islamist militant group. "As at the time of that redeployment, there was no imminent threat on Dapchi", he said. The Nigeria Police and the Nigerian Military are on a collision course over the Dapchi attack that saw the kidnap of 110 girls. Read More »

Brain Surgery Performed on Wrong Patient After Hospital ID Mix-Up

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However, a majority of Kenyans online have expressed their displeasure with matter with many asking how such a shocking incident can happen? This follows a brain surgery on the wrong patient. The fact that Ms Koros was referring to the operation as "apparent" is probably an indication that the hospital was unwilling to publicly admit the error, and also that some of its procedures may have put the welfare of patients at risk. Read More »

Suu Kyi responsible for genocide, say laureates

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Three Nobel Peace Prize laureates are urging Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi, herself a Nobel laureate, to condemn the violence against Rohingya refugees or possibly face prosecution for genocide . "Their fathers, their mothers (have) been killed, been murdered", Karman said. The three called on Aung San Suu Kyi, the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize victor, to stop the persecution of the minority group. Read More »

Saudi King fires military chief

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Those changes included a new chief of staff, Gen. Fayyad al-Ruwaili, new leaders for the air defense and land forces, and a royal endorsement of a road map for developing the Defense Ministry. While the new positions signal a continued shift towards improving women's rights in the kingdom, numerous job's requirements reinforce rules created by Saudi Arabia's male-oriented system. Read More »

Browns very active in meeting the RB class at NFL Scouting Combine

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Who might be interested in dialing him? The Browns traded down in 2014 and 2016, passing on an opportunity to draft Carson Wentz in 2016. "My door is wide open". But things historically have not often gone well for the Browns in the draft, so if they manage to get a quality deal via trade, no one could blame them for going after it. Read More »

Scott travels to Tampa to highlight $500M school security, mental health plan

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He also said the state should enlist the help of veterans and law enforcement officers to help protect schools. Senator Perry Thurston said, "We are against guns in school". Better to focus on denying firearms to risky individuals, which avoids infringing on constitutional rights and is also more likely to be effective. "Florida is never going to be the same", Scott said. Read More »

1 in 14 women still smoke while pregnant

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Since most women might be less likely to admit that they smoked cigarettes while pregnant, the prevalence of smoking could be under-reported, said Dr. Drake said non-Hispanic white women were smoking twice as much compared to non-Hispanic black women during pregnancy and six times as much as Hispanic women. Read More »

Nigeria reports record high Lassa fever cases with 317

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The health care workers working in these centers are trained in standard infection control and prevention (IPC) as well as use of personal protective equipment (PPE). Person-to-person infections and laboratory transmission can also occur. Severe cases may progress to show facial swelling, and bleeding. The antiviral drug ribavirin seems to be an effective treatment for Lassa fever if given early on in the course of clinical illness. Read More »

Rushed redistricting map is producing embarrassing chaos

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Supreme Court . That plan, which is slated to go into effect in time for the 2018 elections, could allow Democrats - who now hold 5 of the state's 18 congressional seats - to pick up 3 or 4 more seats. "I realize there are still some challenges pending in the courts", said Matt Munsey, chairman of the Northampton County Democrats. In its filing, the League of Women Voters said Turzai and Scarnati raised no new issues, and took note of a letter attached to their request for an emergency stay ... Read More »

Non-smokers get more time in the holidays?

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A new survey says two-thirds of nonsmokers feel they should get extra paid time off to compensate for their smoking co-workers. Well, around 28% of smokers also agree with this. People in the finance industry said they'd quit for eight extra vacation days. Japan's Piala is the company who had approached to this and is now offering extra vacations to non-smokers. Read More »

Norwegian watchdog urges residents in Cambodia not to vote

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The result has been questioned by worldwide groups, and the European Union has already threatened economic sanctions in response. The United States will continue to support health, agricultural, mine clearance and other programs "in support of the Cambodian people", according to the White House. Read More »

Yes, selfies do make your nose look bigger

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Researchers at Rutgers and Stanford developed a mathematical formula that shows a selfie taken about 12 inches from your face makes the tip of your nose appear an average of 7 percent wider, and the nasal base 30 percent wider, than a photo taken from 5 feet away. Read More »

Tis' the Season: Rome Gets Snow for First Time in Six Years

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Winter sports have erupted across the region, from skiing on city streets in Britain and France, to skating and sledding in countries where snow is rare. The full extent of fatalities caused by the cold is hard to report, as each country monitors such deaths independently. The cold weather is expected to last for the next couple of days. Read More »

Pep Guardiola vows to keep wearing Catalan yellow ribbon

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He wore the ribbon again for City's 3-0 win Sunday against Arsenal in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley Stadium in London. Guardiola's representatives insist that the ribbon is a show of solidarity rather than an act of political activism, with that being a key difference. Read More »

WWE Raw: Reigns calls out Lesnar, Rousey demands an apology

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McMahon slapped her and was able to escape the ring, but Triple H got it instead, as she put the WWE legend through a table. Roman Reigns will now face the Beast Brock Lesnar for the WWE Universal Championship on the grandest stage of them all - Wrestlemania 34 at New Orleans. Read More »

Big Ten Predictions: Will Iowa, Minnesota cover in tournament play? 2/28/18

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Players to watch: Mason's 18.6 points per game in Big Ten play this season was the highest scoring average for a Gophers point guard in conference games since Eric Hill's 19.7 in 1969-70. Teske grabbed nine rebounds, blocked a couple shots. "I wouldn't wish (the pain) upon nobody", the junior guard said. The defense - Michigan's most reliable asset this season - was a huge factor. Read More »

Google accused of excluding Asians, whites for some positions

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Loretta Lee, who spent seven years at Google before she as fired in 2016, accused the Californian company of sexual harassment, gender discrimination, and wrongful termination in a suit earlier this month. Wilberg's suit claims he was sacked as retaliation for his complaints that he was discriminated against because of his race and gender. She returned in November but was nearly immediately in a serious auto accident and needed more time out to recover. Read More »

Alberto Carvalho Turns Down Top Schools Job In New York City

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The announcement was made at an emergency school board meeting. "Against probably my personal best interest", Carvalho said at the meeting. But why all the intrigue, complete with the displays, however deserved, of filial affection from a standing-room-only crowd of supporters? With 1.1 million students, NY is the USA's largest school district . Read More »

Health Center runs out of flu vaccinations in February

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Across the country, states have reported consistently heavy flu activity and hospital visits over the past few months. The number of deaths in CT caused by the flu this season rose to 105 on Thursday. The Walgreens at 159-34 Jamaica Ave.is an official City flu shot voucher location. Moody and Jhaveri said another strain of the flu could become active, or the now active strain could find its way to vulnerable populations. Read More »

New Smyrna Beach teacher accused of sexual relationship with student

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Detectives noted that the victim's grades started to suffer after the alleged relationship began. She also allegedly sent him nude photos on Snapchat and Instagram . According to Brandon Ferri's now-deleted Facebook page , he is a firefighter and EMT with the Deland Fire Department. Ferri's father, Phillip Peterson , a New Smyrna Beach attorney who also represents his daughter in her ongoing divorce case, declined to discuss the matter when contacted by phone Wednesday ... Read More »

Kelly Clarkson Joins 'The Voice' Family As Season 14 Blind Auditions Begin

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Kelly Clarkson makes her debut as one of the coaches as the reality singing competition launches its 14th season on KING 5. Her rendition of "Can't Help Falling in Love", by Elvis Presley got Blake and Alicia to turn around. She got turns from Clarkson and Shelton . Blake impassioned plea came on a little too strong for Jaclyn, who picked Team Alicia. Cole got turns from rivals Shelton and Levine, but definitely seemed like a better fit for the latter. Read More »

Karti's arrest: Congress cries 'witch hunting' by PM Modi govt

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As per available information, the agency was left displeased with only one day custody as against 15 days remand sought of Karti Chidambram. Karti was arrested on Wednesday at the Chennai airport on his return from the United Kingdom in connection with the FIR lodged on May 15 previous year. Read More »

UN Security Council adopts Russian-drafted resolution on renewal of Yemen sanctions

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Saudi Arabia launched its Yemen military alliance in 2015 with the stated goal of restoring the government of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi to power and rolling back Huthi rebel gains. Haley thanked the 11 of 15 members of the Security Council that voted to hold Iran accountable for its negligence and illegal behaviors. Russia, however, questioned the findings and blocked the resolution, saying the report did not contain conclusive evidence of Iran's violation of the arms embargo. Read More »

Varicose Veins Tied To Increased Risk Of Blood Clots

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Adults diagnosed with varicose veins are at a significantly higher risk of incident deep venous thrombosis ( DVT ), and may also be more likely to develop pulmonary embolism (PE) and peripheral artery disease ( PAD ), according to a new study in JAMA . Read More »

Pregnant Kate Middleton Glows During Nursing Campaign Launch

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Kate Middleton , who would expect a girl based on the shape of its belly, appears always at the top when she visits an official visit. Lauren Parsons is said to have congratulated the Royal on her third pregnancy saying, "congratulations, best of luck with the third one", to which she reportedly joked, "William's in denial". Read More »

'The Week Of' Trailer: Yep, It's Another Adam Sandler Netflix Movie

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The streaming service released an extended trailer for "The Week Of", the latest movie in their deal with Sandler and his Happy Madison Productions. You can check out the new longer trailer below. "An Evening With Adam Sandler " is coming to the Riverside Theater for the two shows. Shortly afterward, he was spotted on the North Shore as he filmed another project that was reportedly for the site. Read More »

Search Continues for Missing CDC Official

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Cunningham called out sick for work on Thursday and Friday of that week, and then returned to the CDC office in Chamblee on Monday, Feb. 12. At his home, they found his vehicle, house keys, wallet, phone and his dog, WSB-TV reported. His sister, Tiara Cunningham , told the New York Times , "I feel like I'm in a terrible " Black Mirror " episode", which is a hit sci-fi show produced by Netflix. Read More »