Mother of boy with rare genetic disorder tweets hospital bill

June 27, 2017

… at the end of the day, the medical bills mean so much more. “To see him go from a kid who lost his breath after going up a few steps to a kid who can hike by myself, be able to keep up with his sister and his friend, that is what that medical bill gave us and that is priceless to me.” “We just want him to be a kid.” You can find out more about heterotaxy syndrome here. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsSellosity – The Smart Commerce Platform Sellosity …

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President Stephen Colbert in 2020?

June 26, 2017

… audience applauded, Colbert quipped, “And I thought it would be better to cut out the middleman and just tell the Russians myself.” Join us on Twitter and Facebook But Colbert is the best of the bunch. He is funny, well-informed, likable and thoughtful — everything Donald Trump isn’t. Plus, wouldn’t it be great to have a President we laugh with, instead of at? More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsData JEO 3 YEAR Option Data JEO 3 YEAR …

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‘Trumpcare’ would send her to Mexico for birth control

June 26, 2017

(CNN)All Ariana and Kevin Gonzalez want is birth control. But the California couple says that if the Republican alternative to Obamacare becomes law, they’ll be driving over the border to Mexico to get it. See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. California community health centers would be put under “untenable stress” if Planned Parenthood centers were defunded, according to a group representing the centers. …

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Man Cited For Driving Motorcycle Through Crowd Of Trumpcare Protestors

June 25, 2017

… himfor reckless driving and releasing him. He was definitely targeting us, she added.It was unclear if it was for political reasons or if he was just mentally unstable or what, but it was terrifying. According to multiple reports, Dillon was the administrator of a Facebook group named White Privilege Club, where he reportedly posted pictures of himself with the motorcycle. Yell White Pride and people look at you like ive [sic] got a clan outfit on, another post by Dillon read. I married a …

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Lady Gaga wore a ballgown and heels on a hike to show the world that she DGAF

June 24, 2017

Lady Gaga never fails to flaw us with her exquisite style. But her latest outfit, worn while on a hike in Montauk, New York, is perhaps her most diva-esque outfit to date. SEE ALSO: Lady Gaga pens touching note for her late best friend While most of us don leggings, hoodies, trainers, or hiking boots, when out for a hike with her boyfriend Christian Carino Gaga opted for something a little more…fancy. The pop diva sported a pair of nude Christian Louboutin heels with a long black skirt …

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San Francisco’s Transit Agency Promises No Immigration Raids

June 24, 2017

… Bay, including one outside a BART station, though authorities later said those claims were false. We do not participate in or support this type of activity, the Chicago Transit Authority said in a statement in February. Its important to us that everyone, no matter who they are, how they identify, or where theyre from feel comfortable and confident riding transit in Chicago: You are welcome here. We do not support targeting any of our riders or any members of our community. Period, TriMet …

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Would Trump make a good royal?

June 23, 2017

(CNN)The power of the British monarchy has been on display during recent tragedies. Leave it to Prince Harry to spoil it all. Who, after all, could survive the nonstop attention and demand for selfies? Who would thrive under such scrutiny, and do it all while wearing a gold crown weighing more than three pounds? It would take a certain type of person. The sort of person who fills his court with relatives, perhaps, who thinks the separation of powers is a foreign concept, and …

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Fruit and veg farmers facing migrant labour shortages – BBC News

June 23, 2017

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFruit farmers are finding it hard to recruit pickers UK summer fruit and salad growers are having difficulty recruiting pickers, with more than half saying they don’t know if they will have enough migrant workers to harvest their crops. Many growers blame the weak pound which has reduced their workers’ earning power, as well as uncertainty over Brexit, according to a BBC survey. About 80,000 seasonal workers a year pick …

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How do you get over your home burning down? – BBC News

June 22, 2017

… imbued with personal meaning, such as gifts received from loved ones, items acquired on cherished holidays, or family heirlooms. Indeed, part of the reason that many of our things mean so much to us is that we think about them in an almost magical way – for instance a gift from a loved one may feel as if it is imbued with the essence of that person, such that a physical replica would be no substitute. This magical thinking may also apply to the home itself, especially if it is filled …

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What an autopsy may (or may not) have revealed about Otto Warmbier’s death

June 22, 2017

… upon his return to the us. In a news conference last week, they disputed the North Korean regime’s claims that Warmbier had contracted botulism and slipped into a vegetative state after taking a sleeping pill. Dr. Daniel Kanter, director of UC Health’s Neurocritical Care Program, said Warmbier’s MRI scan showed “extensive loss of brain tissue in all regions of the brain” but no evidence of a skull fracture. “We have no certain or verifiable knowledge of …

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

June 21, 2017

… Wisconsin and National Republican Congressional Committee Chair Steve Stivers of Ohio fretting over how Trump was going to cost them their jobs. Those worries will disappear — at least for the moment — with Handel’s victory. So yes, this is one race. And history suggests there’s just as good a chance that it means nothing as there is that it tells us everything we need to know about Trump and the 2018 election. But Democrats are depressed and Republicans are rejoicing. …

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Philando Castile shooting: Dashcam video shows rapid event

June 21, 2017

(CNN)What’s most shocking is how fast it happened. Until Tuesday, few people had seen the dashcam video from July 6, 2016, when Officer Jeronimo Yanez killed Castile in Minnesota. It was shown in court during Yanez’s trial. Yanez tells Castile his brake lights are out. The video does not show Yanez’s point of view or the inside of Castile’s car, where his girlfriend Diamond Reynolds and her 4-year-old daughter were passengers. Yanez asks for …

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Conservatives on Capitol Hill anxiously await health care bill

June 21, 2017

Washington (CNN)Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell might be on the verge of releasing a bill to repeal Obamacare, but he’s got conservatives to convince before he can be sure he has the votes to pass it. “I think they’ve forgotten all the rallies where we said we’re going to repeal it. We had thousands of people standing up and cheering us on, saying we’re going to repeal it and now they’ve gotten pretty weak-kneed and I think they want to keep it,” …

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

June 20, 2017

… Gemini saviors, Lawson posted a video from New York, explaining she was there for a friend’s son’s wedding. “God lets things happen in his time not ours! Don’t try to rush him!” she cryptically added to the post. We all know she would never miss the birth of the twins, who have been reportedly born in Los Angeles, which begs us to ask a few questions that desperately need answers. Were the twins born on Monday, as TMZ reported? Does her caption insinuate the twins …

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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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Is it safe to live on a former landfill site? – BBC News

June 20, 2017

Prof Kate Spencer from Queen Mary University of London led the investigation and has now raised serious concerns about the impact not only on the environment – but on public health. Image caption Barry Falgate, site manager at Dunbar landfill In 1990, the Environmental Protection Act set out a regime for regulating and licensing the disposal of controlled waste. One site in Dunbar, on the east coast of Scotland, handles 5,000 tonnes of waste every week from Edinburgh, which is …

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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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Bill Cosby’s attorney says he is worried about entertainer’s health

June 18, 2017

… had been difficult. “(It was) hard on him. When he got there, he had been awakened at home by us, told that he had to get here. He’s blind, he’s about 80 years old and my heart really broke for him that day. When we got there we didn’t have security and people were diving on our cars. I’ve handled a lot of cases but I wasn’t quite prepared for what I would see.” Cosby — who is legally blind and carries a cane — then had to endure a taxing …

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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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Hunt and Javid told of care plan just before manifesto launch – BBC News

June 17, 2017

… pen on the last draft. But I didn’t see any draft. And I think there was a culture in the campaign of ‘we the five or six of us are going to do this’.” Members of Theresa May’s inner circle feel deeply bruised by the fallout over the manifesto. Tory sources say that the prime minister was motivated by fairness on social care, asking why a 30-year-old in the north should subsidise the care needs of a pensioner living in a million pound house in the South East. More …

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Scottish food watchdog wants ‘revolution’ on food sales – BBC News

June 16, 2017

FSS senior dietary adviser Dr Gillian Purdon said: “The report supports Food Standards Scotland views and recommendations for the need to extend sugar tax beyond soft drinks, to reformulate products to reduce sugar fat and salt, to resize portions, address less healthy food promotion and to provide clearer consumer information on products in both the retail and out of home sectors. “This report will help us to develop new approaches to improve the balance of food offered and …

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Wenstrup: Baseball aside, we’re all playing for the same team

June 16, 2017

(CNN)I never expected a baseball field in America to feel like being back in a combat zone, but Wednesday morning it did. I was pulling on my batting gloves and heading to the batting cages along the first base line when I heard the crack of a rifle shot. I turned — only to hear my Mississippi colleague and fellow Iraq War veteran Trent Kelly yell, “shooter!” Join us on Twitter and Facebook Ultimately, the attacker in Alexandria was an example of the worst in this …

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Instagram finally accepts branded content with official tool

June 15, 2017

… of how long its taken us to get here, we wanted to be very careful about it. We want to make a product that serves the creators, the brands and also the community,” said Charles Porch, creative program director at Instagram. Instagram also added analytics reach and engagement metrics that are shared directly with the selected brand when the tool is used. Brands can see these numbers on their Facebook Page manager, and creators can see it in the app. There was no legal pressure to add …

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4th person charged in Detroit genital mutilation case

June 15, 2017

(CNN)A Detroit-area wife and mother accused of being involved in a federal female genital mutilation case was arrested Wednesday near her home and released hours later, under the condition that she doesn’t talk to members of her religious community or attend her mosque. She is accused of entering the Burhani Medical Clinic, a Detroit-area clinic owned by Dr. Fakhruddin Attar and his wife, Farida, in February, when federal prosecutors allege the Attars allowed another Detroit-area …

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Four employees fired over day care van death

June 15, 2017

(CNN)Four Arkansas day care employees were fired Wednesday after the death of a 5-year-old who was left inside a van all day. “There are simply no words to express the overwhelming sadness we feel at the death of this child. We are heartbroken and our thoughts and prayers go out to the family. Ascent will continue to fully cooperate with the authorities and state agencies as they investigate this tragic incident,” Sullivan said. …

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Britain’s Got Talent comedian Daliso Chaponda lands own Radio 4 show – BBC News

June 14, 2017

… for BBC Radio 4, said: “Daliso’s comedy is shrewd and thought-provoking as well as being very, very funny. Follow us on Facebook, on Twitter @BBCNewsEnts, or on Instagram at bbcnewsents. If you have a story suggestion email entertainment.news@bbc.co.uk. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsOmega Wealth Club – [Bronze Package] The Omega Wealth Coaching Program – The EXCLusIVE Coaching and Mentoring Program For Those Who Are Ready To Go From Zero To High 5-figure …

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