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Detienen en España venezolano que simuló tener cáncer Detienen en España venezolano que simuló tener cáncer
- Diciembre 31, 2016

Fuentes de la policía indicaron que la detención se ha producido el miércoles sobre las 14.00 horas (13.00 GMT) en la capital española y que el venezolano está acusado de un delito de estafa y otro de falsedad documental . El de Serpa es el más reciente caso de estafa con la salud a gran escala que se registra en España, luego de que días atrás se diera a conocer el caso de Nadia , una niña de Organyà (Lleida) cuyos padres están siendo investigados por realizar una campaña fraudulenta en ... (los mas...)
Health officials: flu cases doubled in last 6 days Health officials: flu cases doubled in last 6 days
- Diciembre 30, 2016

That means health care workers not vaccinated yet must wear masks around patients. Wisconsin health officials say flu cases are on the rise and they are urging people to take precautions like getting a flu shot. But the nasal spray is not recommended this year. Since the flu virus can spread through coughing or sneezing, it is also important that family members and people who regularly come into contact with children, older adults and other individuals at higher risk get a flu shot . (los mas...)
California man fights to clear name after DUI arrest for caffeine California man fights to clear name after DUI arrest for caffeine
- Diciembre 29, 2016

The driver, Joseph Schwab , was allegedly driving home from work when a California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control pulled him over and accused him of driving erratically and cutting her off, according to a Guardian report. "I have not been provided with any evidence to support a theory of prosecution for a substance other than caffeine at this time". “Nor I have received any statements, reports, etc documenting any ongoing investigation since the [toxicology report] dated 18 ... (los mas...)
AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices jump 14 cents
- Diciembre 28, 2016

Motorists in both Tulsa and Oklahoma City are paying an average of $2.08 per gallon. Gasoline prices have stabilized, despite elevated demand as millions of Americans take holiday road trips. "Oil prices spiked after OPEC's production cut agreement was announced, pushing gasoline prices higher in 41 states". Crude oil prices have been steady above the $50 per barrel mark since a late November agreement from the members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries to cap production ... (los mas...)
Heart-related deaths spike at Christmas Heart-related deaths spike at Christmas
- Diciembre 27, 2016

The researchers studied New Zealand mortality statistics over a 25-year span from 1988 to 2013, and tallied an "expected" death count per day of the year. The team then compared their data against heart-related deaths in colder countries. For instance, New Zealanders often holiday away from home over Christmas , and they may find themselves far from their own doctor and could be unfamiliar with the local medical facilities. (los mas...)
Rebajan alerta de tsunami a estado de precaución — Chile
- Diciembre 26, 2016

Las opciones que entrega la aerolínea son los cambios de fecha y vuelo. Si bien hasta el momento no se reportaron víctimas fatales , son cada vez más numerosas las imágenes de destrozos provocados por el terremoto. El director de la ONEMI confirmó el alerta de tsunami y llamó a los pobladores de las zonas afectadas a evacuar la zona costera y trasladarse a zonas seguras hasta que se determinen los daños y pase la alerta. (los mas...)
PETA expone cómo matan a cocodrilos para hacer bolsas de Louis Vuitton PETA expone cómo matan a cocodrilos para hacer bolsas de Louis Vuitton
- Diciembre 25, 2016

Como parte de una investigación realizada por "Personas para el tratamiento ético de animales ( PETA , por sus siglas en ingles), revelaron el trato inhumano que reciben los cocodrilos que son usados para hacer bolsas de lujo para marcas como Louis Vuitton ". (los mas...)
Falleció a los 82 años Pepe Sánchez, leyenda de la televisión colombiana Falleció a los 82 años Pepe Sánchez, leyenda de la televisión colombiana
- Diciembre 23, 2016

Creada y dirigida por Pepe Sánchez, la serie producida por RTI Producciones se desarrolló en Bogotá entre las clases populares y la inmigración constante de personajes del campo hacia las grandes ciudades. " Un hombre impecable, un padre perfecto, un profesional que le dio su vida a la cultura de Colombia ", añadió. Por medio de un comunicado de prensa, su familia confirmó que el deceso se produjo a las 11:30 de este miércoles 21 de diciembre: " Agradecemos a todos ustedes por el cariño y la ... (los mas...)
Powerful storm system arrives on Christmas Day
- Diciembre 23, 2016

Weather warning: Met Office issue amber and yellow warnings. It will be the second storm of the season after 97mph winds from Storm Angus triggered power cuts and floods last month. Lightning is also forecast across the northern and Western Isles and the west coast in particular with the potential for disruption to power supplies, according to the Met Office. (los mas...)
Sorpresa en Roma: el Papa salió a comprar zapatos ortopédicos
- Diciembre 23, 2016

Queridos hermanos, no son las arrugas de lo que tenemos que preocuparnos en la Iglesia, sino de las manchas", dijo Francisco. "Este último tipo de resistencia se esconde detrás de las palabras justificadoras y, en tantos casos, acusatorias, refugiándose en las tradiciones, en las apariencias, en las formalidades, en lo conocido, o quizás en el querer llevar todo al plano personal sin distinguir entre el acto, el actor y la acción", completó. (los mas...)
Rite Aid to sell 865 stores to Fred's Rite Aid to sell 865 stores to Fred's
- Diciembre 22, 2016

Given FRED's management experience and attractive purchase price, we are cautiously optimistic on this supersized deal. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.02/share and a High Estimate of $0.07/share. Walgreens is working to close its $9.4 billion purchase of Rite Aid early next year. Insider Trading News: Insiders at the company look pessimistic about the outlook as they seem to offload shares while they have 3.2 jumped so far this year. (los mas...)
Texas moves closer to defunding Planned Parenthood
- Diciembre 22, 2016

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott began the quest to defund Planned Parenthood last October, in response to undercover videos filmed by an anti-abortion activist group showed Planned Parenthood employees discussing selling fetal tissue for medical research. (los mas...)
Reconoce Merkel atentado terrorista en Berlín Reconoce Merkel atentado terrorista en Berlín
- Diciembre 21, 2016

Según el Ministerio, el proceso de concederle el asilo no había concluido. Todos los elementos apuntan en dirección a un atentado con camión kamikaze similar al ocurrido en Niza el día de la fiesta nacional francesa, que dejó 86 muertos y centenares de heridos. (los mas...)
MI brings further charges in Flint water crisis MI brings further charges in Flint water crisis
- Diciembre 21, 2016

Flint's water contamination was linked to a switch of its water source to the Flint River from Lake Huron in April 2014 in an attempt to cut costs, when the city was under emergency management. Both Croft and Johnson face up to 40 years in prison. The initial change in Flint's water source was made while Earley was emergency manager. December 10: Congress approves a wide-ranging bill to authorize water projects across the country, including $170 million to address lead in Flint's ... (los mas...)
Okanagan overdose deaths on record pace Okanagan overdose deaths on record pace
- Diciembre 20, 2016

The Coroners Service says, so far, there have been 40 recorded overdose deaths in Kelowna compared to only 19 the same time a year ago. That's up from 510 during all of past year, 366 in 2014, 330 in 2013, 273 in 2012, and 292 in 2011. "The statistics released by the BC Coroners Service today show this work has never been more important, and we will continue to do everything we can here in B.C to combat this crisis". (los mas...)
Henry Heimlich, inventor of maneuver to save chocking victims, dies at 96
- Diciembre 20, 2016

The Cincinnati doctor rose to prominence in the 1970s for his "Heimlich maneuver", a technique of using abdominal thrusts to clear a person's airway. "He was very kind and caring, and was respected by all". In 1962, Heimlich invented the chest drainage flutter valve, which was also called the Heimlich valve. In the 1990s, Heimlich backed experiments in China that infected AIDS patients with small doses of malaria. (los mas...)
Camión embiste un concurrido mercado navideño en Berlín Camión embiste un concurrido mercado navideño en Berlín
- Diciembre 20, 2016

El acompañante que iba con el conductor en el camión murió en el lugar de los hechos, añadió la policía a través de su cuenta oficial en Twitter , donde señaló que se sigue investigando el trasfondo de lo sucedido. El camión se dirigió desde la calle Budapest y atravesó la zona comercial hasta impactarse con un árbol de Navidad; de acuerdo a información del sitio "RT". (los mas...)
Horses killed in large barn fire in Lexington
- Diciembre 20, 2016

Thirteen horses were saved, including a thoroughbred named Old Fashioned, valued at well over $100,000 , reports the Lexington Herald-Leader. High winds kept the barn burning for hours, keeping firefighters from knowing for sure if the other horses were inside. (los mas...)
Aseguran camioneta de presuntos agresores de Ana Guevara
- Diciembre 20, 2016

La senadora por el Partido del Trabajo precisó que la camioneta es propiedad de su agresor. Por medio de denuncias ciudadanas y luego de localizar al actual propietario del vehículo, policías federales y personal de la Agencia de Investigación Criminal (AIC) arribaron alrededor de las 12:00 horas un inmueble ubicado en la calle Cumbres de Acutzingo, en la Colonia San Felipe de Jesús . (los mas...)
16 die in Siberian city after drinking bath lotion containing alcohol
- Diciembre 20, 2016

Poisoning from lotions, containing cheap surrogate alcohol, have been on the rise in Russian Federation but this is the deadliest case yet. Officials in the city are going house-to-house in search for more victims. Everyday housekeeping and cosmetic products are considered to be cheap alternatives to alcoholic drinks. President Vladimir Putin's spokesman described the mass poisoning as a "terrible tragedy", CBS News and the AP reported. (los mas...)