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DMX sent to prison after positive drug test


As fans definitely know, the 47-year-old man, whose real name is Earl Simmons was arrested a couple of times in the past. DMX is going back to jail - he was taken into custody in a Manhattan court Tuesday morning for failing drug tests. Read More »

Capitec denounced as a loan shark


South Africa simply can not afford another imploding bank in the current economic conditions and an investigation into the situation at Capitec must be launched immediately in order to avoid another African Bank debacle, says adv Anton Alberts, chairperson of the FF Plus. Read More »

Teacher recorded calling military 'lowest of our low'

Salcido teaches US government at El Rancho High School and is a current member of the Pico Rivera City Council as well as a former mayor. "We the elected governing body of the City of Pico Rivera unequivocally disagree and condemn the recent comments made by Councilmember Salcido regarding those individuals who have served or are now serving in our nation's military", the statement read. Read More »

Taylor Swift Set to Headline Biggest Weekend


Previous year the festival took place in Hull, where the likes of Katy Perry, Kings of Leon, The Chainsmokers and Little Mix took to the stage. "Ready For It?" pop superstar were announced as headliners for the BBC's 2018 The Biggest Weekend , the BBC's largest live music event. Read More »

EPA about-faces on Pebble mine, may restrict development


Pruitt said the agency would gather more information on the project's impact on fish and natural resources. When the Obama restrictions were announced in 2014 Pebble sued the EPA over the unusual nature of the preemption, made before permit applications were filed, and the internal process within the agency stopped. Read More »

Sharp increase in flu activity reported in Indian River County


Most of the cases have been the nationally prevalent influenza A/H3N2 strain. The combined total of laboratory confirmed flu cases for those three regions last week was 362. Take care of your immune system by eating well, getting plenty of sleep, engaging in physical activity and managing stress. Some people are at higher risk for complications from the flu, especially infants and young children, older adults, pregnant women, and anyone with a chronic medical condition, such as asthma, ... Read More »

Couple contracts hookworms during beach vacation


The couple contracted larva migrans, also known as hookworms, which are parasites that can enter the skin when they come in contact with an infected surface. The situation, however, was resolved when Stephens' mother volunteered to drive into nearby Detroit, Michigan and pick up the medication from the pharmacy. Read More »

Tom Brady's Patriots Send Off Will Give You Chills


New England is 15-3 now, after defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-20 January 21 to win the AFC title and punch its ticket to Super Bowl LII , which will be played February 4 in Minneapolis, Minnesota . "If he had been with Belichick, would he have been as good as Brady? ". "While Gronk's status is still up in the air because of the mystery behind the NFL's concussion protocol, according to ESPN's Dianna Russini, "[The] overall feel is Rob Gronkowski will be in the lineup for the ... Read More »

Child flu deaths could reach record high — CDC


That's the highest level since the swine flu pandemic in 2009. Officials predict the illness - which causes fever, chills, a cough, runny or stuffy nose, sore throat, fatigue and muscle aches - will continue to for several more weeks. In terms of patients who are being hospitalized with influenza, for the week ending January 20, 2018, the rate of hospitalizations are very similar to the 2014-15 season, according to Jernigan. Read More »

Grammys: Alessia Cara Wins Best New Artist

He joined Maryland rapper Logic and actual Best New Artist victor Alesia Cara to perform their "1-800-273-8255" smash. Logic ended his set with a poignant speech that addressed women and immigrants and called out Donald Trump's recent statements about immigrants from countries like El Salvador, Haiti, and African nations calling them "shithole countries". Read More »

E-cigarettes could raise risk of cancer and heart disease, warn scientists


Typically conducted every two years by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System last year polled 1,883 Chicago public high school students on a range of behaviors, including tobacco use. A recent study by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine found e-cigarettes could help adult smokers quit, but could serve as a "gateway" for youngers smokers to other tobacco products. Read More »

Alonso finishes P38 at Daytona 24 Hours


So luckily in this track you go directly to Turn 6, so you have an interesting shortcut there. He said his first taste of endurance racing was a "great experience". The sister auto of former F1 drivers Paul di Resta, Bruno Senna and Hugo de Sadeleer finished fourth. The #5 Action Express Cadillac DPi-V.R. of Christian Fittipaldi, Filipe Albuquerque and Joao Barbosa took top honours at Daytona on Sunday, the crew achieving a new mileage record in the process. Read More »

Chelsea and Manchester City breeze through to FA Cup fifth round

First-half goals from Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling ensured that Pep Guardiola's team avoided the potential banana skin posed by Neil Warnock's men, who now sit third in the Championship . "The only thing they can do is protect them", said Guardiola. There is one man who has to decide what is correct and what is incorrect. We have played a lot, and we have a lot to play. Read More »

Grammys: Country Music Stars Perform Tribute to Las Vegas, Manchester Shooting Victims


Some of country's biggest stars took to the stage to perform a powerful tribute at the 2018 Grammy Awards held at Madison Square Garden on Sunday (January 28) in New York City. The touching tribute was handled tenderly between singer TJ Osborne's soulful baritone, Morris' Texas twang and Church's forceful singing, although a bad microphone made much of Morris' intro before the song unintelligible. Read More »

Smiles, banter as Buhari and Obasanjo meet days after explosive letter


President Muhammadu Buhari and former President Olusegun Obasanjo met in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, at the opening session of the 30th African Union summit. The President, who noted that Africa has made some significant strides in enacting legal and policy frameworks such as the African Union Convention on Preventing and Combating Corruption (AUCPCC) to address the vice, said the desired impact had been lacking. Read More »

Trump Urges 'Decisive Action' against Taliban after Deadly Attack in Kabul

Despite a major tightening in checks following the 31 May attack, the ambulance which was packed with explosives for this latest attack was able to get through the checkpoints. He said five people have been arrested in connection to the Intercontinental Hotel attack while four others have been held over yesterday's auto bombing . Read More »

IPL auction 2018: Sunrisers Hyderabad retain Rashid Khan for Rs 9 crore


KKR started the day with two foreign retained players, Andre Russell and Sunil Narine, and purchased two more, Chris Lynn and Mitchell Starc before picking up their first Indian. Bangladesh's premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan also attracted considerable interest. Delhi Daredevils , however, got their probable captain in Gautam Gambhir for a dirt cheap Rs 2.8 crore while Chennai Super Kings bought Harbhajan Singh at his base price of Rs 2 crore. Read More »

More birth defects seen in parts of U.S. with local Zika spread


There are also case reports of infants born with normal head circumference who developed postnatal-onset microcephaly following congenital Zika virus infection. There were no reported cases of Zika in 2018 as of Thursday, according to the CDC. In addition, it had been reported that sofosbuvir was protective against Zika in different cell types, the researchers said. Read More »

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.32

VANGUARD GROUP INC raised its stake in Alaska Air Group, Inc . (NASDAQ:ICON) is performing. Iconix Brand Group, Inc. has had 1 insider trades in the last 3 months, including 0 open market buys and 1 sells. Agf Investments Inc who had been investing in Alaska Air Group Inc . for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $7.95 billion market cap company. Read More »

PM Abbasi urges Indonesia's President to consider Zulfiqar's matter on humanitarian grounds


On his arrival at the airport by a special flight of Republic Indonesia at 4:20 pm, the Indonesian president was received by his Bangladesh counterpart and his wife first lady Rashida Khanam. He said history had taught that weapons and military power would neither be able to resolve conflicts nor create and maintain world's peace. Indonesia is the eighth largest trading partner of Pakistan and Pakistan's largest trading partner in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Read More »