Ian Paterson: Why have private patients not been compensated? – BBC News

June 26, 2017

… to Spire about Paterson’s activities, are also being pursued for compensation. Between 1998 and 2011 Paterson was employed by the Heart of England trust in Solihull, despite the fact he had previously been suspended by Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield. At about the same TIME as his arrival at the trust, he began taking on private work for Spire Healthcare at its Little Aston and Parkway hospitals. Mark Sibbering, president of the Association of Breast Surgery, said the huge volume of …

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‘Trumpcare’ would send her to Mexico for birth control

June 26, 2017

… hours to get in to see the doctor. Now, Oliver is 7, and Bailey is almost 2. Busy with them and her full-TIME job, all Ariana wants is a place to get regular birth control without having to take a day off work. That brings her back to her plans to go to Mexico if “Trumpcare” passes. She places her faith in senators to stop a plan that she says would send her out of her own country to get health care, a plan she calls un-American. “I think it’s shameful, and I think that …

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The teenagers growing up with cancer – BBC News

June 25, 2017

For Natasha, and for all patients undergoing chemotherapy, going bald changes the way they see themselves and how other people view them. She says: “It is so confusing because I miss the old self. “Before I thought I’m never going to walk out bald, I’ll always have my wigs on every TIME I walk out of the house. “But now I don’t care if people are looking at me because it’s not their life.” She says the wigs are hot and heavy and someTIMEs …

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Facebook is releasing a new app for YouTube-like creators

June 24, 2017

… back in August 2015 and it provides a lighter version of Facebook with a Following tab, a Trending tab, and a Mentions tab. But this new app, to be released later this year, will be focused on the creator, Facebook product director Daniel Danker announced during the “Future of Facebook Video” panel at VidCon. “It has never been a better TIME to be a creator on Facebook,” Danker said. “With Facebook we can connect and create community with your audience and tell …

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Grand Jury’s ‘Myth’ Report On A California Jail Snitch Scandal Draws Criticism

June 24, 2017

… 2009 internal OCSD memo sent to command staff requests permission from an assistant sheriff to place an informant next to an inmate charged with murder so the conversation can be recorded. The assistant sheriff granted permission the same day it was requested. Orange County Courts Another internal memo from 2007 details a large informant presence in the jails, saying there were in excess of 40 [informants] throughout the facility at the TIME. Before their report was published, grand …

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London fire: Inquest versus inquiry – BBC News

June 24, 2017

… at the same TIME as criminal proceedings This was seen in the Leveson Inquiry into press standards which had to tread carefully around concurrent criminal prosecutions. Some will favour an inquest, others a public inquiry. The truth is that both, if well run, well funded and with powerful recommendations that are acted upon by government, can be highly effective ways of progressing justice and ensuring that similar avoidable tragedies never happen again. More From this publisher : HERE …

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Prime Minister May offer: EU citizens will be able to stay in UK

June 23, 2017

… confirmed then that UK had triggered Article 50, beginning the legal process that must end in two years’ TIME with Britain leaving the EU. Brexit letter that officially triggered UK withdrawal from the European Union. The UK must work out a number of issues after triggering Article 50 — including trade, migration, education and health care. Even if some terms of divorce are not settled, the UK will fall out of the union on March 29, 2019. They can split earlier if both parties …

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Uber’s HR chief Liane Hornsey should be the next to go

June 23, 2017

… Hornsey are still of the post investigation opinion that there was no systemic toxicity at @uber Jenn (@jenn) June 21, 2017 Hornsey’s own behavior can at TIMEs come off as slightly bizarre. The external investigation into Uber recommended new regulations to curb the consumption of alcohol at the company, particularly within its offices. At the recent all-hands meeting to discuss the report, Hornsey thought it was the appropriate TIME to repeatedly joke about drinking, according to …

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Republicans Hold On To Mick Mulvaney’s Old House Seat In South Carolina

June 22, 2017

… Parnell said in one of two ads he aired on television. You have idea, Parnells wife Sara deadpanned. Seeking the support of Republicans and independents, Parnell emphasized his commitment to compromising with lawmakers on the other side of the aisle and rejected a push for single-payer health insurance in favor of fixing Obamacare. At the same TIME, he didnt back away from more progressive Democratic positions, such as calling for importation of safe prescription drugs and opposing all cuts …

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In Georgia, close isn’t nearly good enough for Democrats

June 21, 2017

… be, given how much money and message-testing both national parties did — this was also, in part, a local race. Handel was a known — if not beloved or maybe just be-liked — figure in the district thanks to her TIME in statewide office and her repeated unsuccessful runs for other offices. Ossoff was a newcomer who didn’t live in the district he was hoping to represent — a fact Handel and national Republicans made much of. (Nota bene: You don’t have to live in …

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Chelsea Clinton accuses Bannon of ‘fat shaming’ Sean Spicer

June 21, 2017

Washington (CNN)The punchline, for lack of a better word, in a piece in The Atlantic on the much-maligned decay of the White House press is a text message, presumably joking, from White House adviser Steven Bannon to a reporter explaining why Sean Spicer has spent less and less TIME in front of cameras at the podium. We don’t KNOW that Bannon was joking, mind you. He didn’t respond to follow-up questions, according to writer Rosie Gray in The Atlantic piece. But treating the …

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This Instagram post from Beyonc’s mom has us asking a lot of questions about the twins

June 20, 2017

… subsequently had everyone scratching their heads wondering if the twins were actually born over the weekend, born earlier last week, or at all. SEE ALSO: J.K. Rowling joins Beyonce on the Forbes 100 list of highest paid celebrities In New York for my friends son’s wedding ! God lets things happen in his TIME not ours! Dont try to rush him! A post shared by Tina Knowles (@mstinalawson) on Jun 17, 2017 at 9:35pm PDT On Sunday, the morning after the alleged arrival day of our …

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Man tunnels out of giant water balloon in glorious slow motion

June 20, 2017

Giant water balloons, slow motion, unexpected nudity the video above has it all. For their latest instalment of “Giant Balloon June”, The Slow Mo Guys decided to put Dan in a six-foot water balloon again but this TIME his whole body gets submerged in the thing. SEE ALSO: Brave man dives onto 1,000 mousetraps so we can see it in slow motion The final slow motion escape is impressive to behold, but as always with The Slow Mo Guys the build-up is just as entertaining. More From …

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9 hilariously moany tweets about just how damn hot Britain is

June 20, 2017

Too… hot… can't… cope…Image: Shutterstock / Pajor Pawel In Britain, complaining about the weather is almost as popular a past-TIME as drinking tea. SEE ALSO: 8 charts that sum up the misery of the British summer This week, it’s ridiculously hot. The sun’s out, temperatures are up in the early thirties (Celsius), and us Brits are doing what we do best in TIMEs like this: moan. 1. It’s so hot the dog has started to melt pic.twitter.com/Qsl41JkQSu …

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LeBron James celebrates Father’s Day with loving slam dunks on his son

June 20, 2017

… with his son’s name on them) we also get to see James dunking on his son’s friends and even chasing them around with water balloons. Being able to do things like this for my kids that I always wish I had as a kid is why i work so extremely hard!! Seeing my youngest son Bryce at his 10th bday party yesterday with all his friends smiling, having a great TIME brings joy to my heart! You’re 1 of a kind kid and I’m extremely proud to be your Father! Love you! …

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Kim Kardashian picked an interesting time to adopt two identical puppies

June 19, 2017

Kim sees your human twins, Bey, and raises you two puppies.Image: GC Images Look, we’re not saying there’s any wrong TIME to announce that you’ve brought two literal snowballs into the family, but right after news that Beyonc’s twins were born is an interesting choice. Especially if, like Kim Kardashian, you’re rumored to have some bad blood with Queen Bey. And yet, here’s Kim K (who has often expressed disinterest in pets because they’re filthy) …

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Miley Cyrus and Dolce & Gabbana are in a political Instagram feud. Alright!

June 19, 2017

… un’ignorante. Non abbiamo bisogno dei tuoi post e dei tuoi commenti. La prossima volta ignoraci x favore!! #boycottdolcegabbana We are Italian and we don’t care about politics and mostly neither about the American one! We make dresses and if you think about doing politics with a post it’s simply ignorant. We don’t need your posts or comments so next TIME please ignore us!! #boycottdolcegabbana A post shared by stefanogabbana (@stefanogabbana) on Jun 17, 2017 at 6:09pm …

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Security cam captures a man getting spooked by a family of skunks

June 19, 2017

A man exits a home, walks down the front steps, and stops dead in his tracks. He looks shook, and takes no TIME running back up the porch steps to the front door. “What’s up?” another man asks with a slight fear is his voice. Thankfully, the terror was caused by a pretty adorable family of skunks that were barreling through the neighborhood and minding their own business. The skunks quickly passed the house without a care for the man on the porch, and sneeaked under the …

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Early vote tally foretells soaring turnout in most expensive House race ever

June 18, 2017

(CNN)More than 140,000 voters had cast their ballots by the TIME early voting in Georgia closed Friday — another indication of sky-high turnout in the closely watched runoff for a House seat between Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel. The pool of early voters includes more than 36,000 who did not participate in the April primary contest for the seat, which was vacated when former Rep. Tom Price became President Donald Trump’s health and human services secretary, …

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Cosby, Castile, Carter: Three trials that gripped the nation

June 18, 2017

(CNN)A mistrial, an acquittal, a conviction. Three major trials that gripped the nation came to markedly different conclusions last week. All three ended as the week came to a close, each with its own result and its own reaction. Cosby attorney: I was concerned for his health Castile’s mom: Our civilization is devolving Did teen’s texts lead to her boyfriend’s suicide? …

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YouTube went offline worldwide, and internet had no chill

June 17, 2017

… (@tony_leroi) June 16, 2017 Or maybe more like this person: People all over the world reacting to #YouTube going down. #FridayFeeling pic.twitter.com/ohHREXwZ7c Old School Vlog (@oldschoolvlog) June 16, 2017 Seriously, who the hell can even work when YouTube is broken? Me: YOUTUBE IS DOWN. WHAT WILL I DO?!?! Boss: I dunno…work? Me: WHO CAN WORK AT A TIME LIKE THIS?!?! Kim Faul (@kimfaul) June 16, 2017 #YouTube is down. Someone call for help! Leda (@DIYBeautybyLeda) June 16, …

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Catch whooping cough and earn 3,500 – BBC News

June 15, 2017

… themselves. They appear to have enough immunity to fight the disease, even though they have not been vaccinated. Image copyright University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Tru Image caption Prof Read says volunteers deserve adequate financial compensation for their TIME Once they have been deliberately infected with the pertussis bug, these financially compensated volunteers will live in isolation at the research institute for 17 days. They will get a private room, with access to …

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Uber board member resigns after making ridiculous, sexist joke

June 15, 2017

… Arianna Huffington, to whom Bonderman made the comments, released an approving statement in response to the resignation. I appreciate David doing the right thing for Uber at this TIME of critical cultural changes at the company, Huffington said in a statement. Original story: Uber is making sweeping changes at the company after an external investigation by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder confirmed what many already knewthe company has a serious culture problem. SEE ALSO: Uber’s …

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Tech now rules the world’s most valuable brands ranking

June 14, 2017

… valuable companies, their brands have joined the higher reaches as well. The rise of the iPhone propelled Apple to the top in the late aughts, and Amazon and Facebook surged to the front of the pack in just the past couple years. Netflix, Snapchat, and YouTube all made the top 100 for the first TIME this year, though none cleared the list’s upper half. In fact, the only three brands that feature in the top ten in both 2006 and 2017 are tech companies: Google, IBM, and Microsoft. Watch …

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