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Uber allows riders to tip drivers via app, matching Lyft

Uber allows riders to tip drivers via app, matching Lyft The company announced the move was the first part of what it describes as "180 Days of Change", a series of measure Uber intends to implement over the next six months to improve the service for drivers. Uber has suffered in recent weeks, with company CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick taking an indefinite leave of absence last week . It will roll out on Tuesday in Seattle, Minneapolis and Hou... [Full Article...]

Lakers split on Lonzo Ball, Josh Jackson at No. 2

John Gambadoro reported Monday that Jackson had received a promise from a team in the top three - the Celtics (probably not), the Lakers (insert emoji eyes here), or the Sixers (interesting). When the Lakers wound up with the second overall pick after the lottery , many thought that the script was already written, the story too good not to come true. [Full Article...]

Authorities say escaped Georgia inmates captured

In a noon news conference Thursday, Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills responded to a question about officers' safety in a potential shootout as they hunt for Ricky Dubose and Donnie Rowe by pointing to the black memorial band on his badge. [Full Article...]

North Korea says it tested new anti-ship missile

North Korea says it tested new anti-ship missile It would have been the first time in nine years for Pyongyang to host the event. Today, the Korean Central News Agency ( North Korea's state news organization) announced the successful test of a new coastal defense cruise missile system, inflicting pain and woe on a target barge created to represent a U.S. [Full Article...]

FDA asks drugmaker to stop selling its opioid painkiller

The FDA said that reformulation made things worse. Despite the FDA's request to withdraw Opana ER from the market, this request does not indicate uncertainty with the product's safety or efficacy when taken as prescribed. "When we determined that the product had unsafe unintended consequences, we made a decision to request its withdrawal from the market", says Dr. [Full Article...]

Weekends sleeping pattern contribute to heart disease

Weekends sleeping pattern contribute to heart disease The overall health of the participants was also taken into consideration through a survey that gauged sleep duration, insomnia , cardiovascular disease , fatigue, and sleepiness. This " social jet lag " has made the news earlier as well. And this societal or social jet lag has emerged to become an important circadian marker for health. [Full Article...]

Pakistan's Wahab Riaz out of Champions Trophy

Once again the Indians proved far too strong for the Green Shirts in a major tournament in a rain-affected game at Edgbaston as fifties from Shikhar Dhawan , Rohit Sharma , Yuvraj Singh and Virat Kohli propelled the Indians to 319-3 from 48 overs. [Full Article...]

CBSE Board 10th Class Results 2017 Declared @cbseresults

CBSE Board 10th Class Results 2017 Declared @cbseresults CBSE announced the results for five regions-Delhi, Chennai, Dehradun, Trivandrum and Allahabad-at around noon. While the grades are confirmed to be declared today, the board has the students, parents, and teachers on the tenterhooks as it has not given a fixed time for CBSE 10th result 2017 to be released. [Full Article...]

Ariana Grande surprised fans in hospital ahead of benefit concert

Proceeds from the show, which will broadcast live across the globe, will go to an emergency fund set up by the city of Manchester and the British Red Cross. No1 deserves this more than her. One Love Manchester will also air in countries including Brazil, Germany, China, Australia, Italy, Mexico and Sweden with more deals still being made. [Full Article...]

Jorge Sampaoli trades Sevilla for Argentina

Jorge Sampaoli trades Sevilla for Argentina Argentina are fifth in the South American standings with four games remaining. JorgeSampaoli has had success with the Chilean national team, leading them to the 2015 Copa America title. But Sampaoli believes in their chances of reaching Russian Federation 2018, saying: "We are convinced that we have the resources to qualify". "This is a dream come true, one that I had desired for some time". [Full Article...]

All-India strike by 8.50 lakh chemists successful: AIOCD

All-India strike by 8.50 lakh chemists successful: AIOCD The chemist body is also likely to hold a demonstration at Jantar Mantar today. In the wake of the round-the-clock strike called by medical stores, the Drugs Control Department has made elaborate arrangements to ensure the uninterrupted supply of medicines to the needy in Karnataka. [Full Article...]

Trudeau seeks papal apology over school abuse

Trudeau seeks papal apology over school abuse During the 30 minute audience, Trudeau was expected to ask the Pope for a formal apology for the role the Catholic Church played in Canada's residential school system when indigenous children were removed from their parents and sent to such schools where many allegedly suffered neglect and abuse. [Full Article...]

LSU eliminates SC from SEC Tournament

LSU eliminates SC from SEC Tournament Walker allowed one run in 7 2/3 innings and the Tigers survived a ninth-inning scare to beat Arkansas 4-2 on Sunday in the championship game, with the stands mostly full of fans in LSU purple and gold. Only one of the runs was earned as the Hogs committed a key error at the start of the inning that led to five of the first six batters to reach base. [Full Article...]

Government says 'No' to bilateral cricket with Pakistan

Government says 'No' to bilateral cricket with Pakistan The minister made the statement ahead of a meeting between Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board ( PCB ) which is scheduled for today. It was earlier reported that the BCCI and PCB will meet at Dubai to sort out differences between the two boards. They played two T20Is and three ODIs in India. [Full Article...]

CBSE Class XII results: Soumya Sambhabi of SAI tops in Bhubaneswar zone

CBSE Class XII results: Soumya Sambhabi of SAI tops in Bhubaneswar zone Though students and parents are anxious about the moderation policy row, principals and teachers of schools here say, they must not worry and must carry on with the marks they have got. Contrary to the moderation policy followed by the CBSE , many city schools have felt the pinch of a stricter evaluation. Among the top scorers were A. [Full Article...]

Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo In 2012, the Supreme Court ruled that mandatory life sentences for juveniles without the possibility for parole were unconstitutional. Last year, the court ruled that decision could be retroactive. The 25-page ruling states in part, "There is no evidence in the record to suggest that petitioner was aware of the existence of this right, much less that he meant to relinquish or abandon it" when he... [Full Article...]

A veterinary clinic in Dublin is hiring a professional 'cat cuddler'

A veterinary clinic in Dublin is hiring a professional 'cat cuddler' And, of course, you ease the cats' apprehensions by snuggling with them a lot . "If you answer yes to some or all of these questions, how about working with cats as a full time job at Just Cats Veterinary Clinic?" "Do you feed the stray cats in your locality?" It sounds like the best job in the world. [Full Article...]

House GOP health bill projection: 23 million more uninsured

The CBO issued two reports on earlier versions of the Republican legislation, the American Health Care Act, in March . The Senate is not planning to simply vote on the House-passed bill , but is instead working on its own version with the aim of merging them into a single product. [Full Article...]

Obama-era rule on financial advisers to go forward, for now

Obama-era rule on financial advisers to go forward, for now As the debate over extending this standard to the realm of retirement products began to go public, many of them have spoken out, saying that they could see no reason why being obliged to put their clients' interests ahead of their own when selling them financial products should not be mandatory for those selling insurance products and retirement plans. [Full Article...]

Why Babies Should Not Be Given Fruit Juice in the First Year

Why Babies Should Not Be Given Fruit Juice in the First Year The academy says children should eat fruit rather than drink fruit juice. When you see a bottle stating that the contents are "100 percent fruit juice", you might assume that the beverage is a healthful alternative to whole fruits, but this is not the case. [Full Article...]


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