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Salute More than 200 have now died due to flu in Oklahoma
Author: 0 More than 200 have now died due to flu in Oklahoma

The number of new deaths and hospitalizations statewide between February 28 and Tuesday was two and 86, respectively. Flu deaths have risen to 201 in SC, but the state's department of health says the illness is beginning to slow down. Make sure to cover the mouth and nose with a sleeve or a tissue. Nationwide, toward the end of January, roughly 1 in 15 doctor visits were for symptoms of the flu.

Salute Karti Chidambaram Gets Interim Relief From ED Arrest in INX Media Case
Author: 0 Karti Chidambaram Gets Interim Relief From ED Arrest in INX Media Case

They are inventing one. The three-day custody granted to Karti by the court ended today. New Delhi, Mar 9 The Delhi High Court today granted interim protection from arrest to Karti Chidambaram , son of senior Congress leader P Chidambaram , till March 20 in the INX Media money laundering case registered by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

Salute Karnataka's own official tricolour flag gets state govt's approval
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Jammu & Kashmir is the only state to have its own flag as it enjoys a special status under Article 370 of the Constitution. The emblem is based on the emblem of the kingdom of Mysore. "All expressed support and approved the new design of the flag", he said. BJP leaders, including Shobha Karandlaje, had questioned it saying that Siddaramaiah was practising divisive politics.

Salute L&T moves to NCLT against Bhushan Steel
Author: 0 L&T moves to NCLT against Bhushan Steel

As per media report, Bhushan Steel owes INR 900 crore to L&T for supply of certain capital goods. On Wednesday, Tata Steel said it had emerged the top bidder for the stressed asset of Bhushan Steel by committing a financial package of ₹45,400 crore.

Salute Sri Lanka violence: State of emergency declared over attacks
Author: 0 Sri Lanka violence: State of emergency declared over attacks

The people in Digana, Teldeniya, Udispattuwa and Medamahanuwara then launched a hartal (shut down) in protest against the attack and the alleged inaction. The country remains deeply scarred by its 1983-2009 civil war , when Tamil rebels fought to create an independent homeland. Alen Keenan, Sri Lanka Project Director of International Crisis Group, has questioned the silence of the political establishment against the attack on Muslims.

Salute USA appeals court says Title VII covers transgender workers
Author: 0 USA appeals court says Title VII covers transgender workers

Attorney Dan Korobkin with the American Civil Liberties Union says management never denied that Stephens was sacked because she informed officials of her decision. "Today's decision is an exciting and important victory for transgender people and allied communities across the country", John Knight, a senior staff attorney at the ACLU's LGBT and HIV Project, said in a March 7 statement .

Salute 'TPP-11' signees to send powerful signal against trade wars
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Trade Minister David Parker will join his counterparts from 10 Pacific countries for the signing ceremony in Santiago, Chile early tomorrow morning. Heraldo Munoz, Chile's minister of foreign affairs, said the agreement was a strong signal "against protectionist pressures, in favour of a world open to trade, without unilateral sanctions and without the threat of trade wars".

Author: 0 More Than 225 Flu-Related Deaths Reported In Oklahoma

Included in the total are four pediatric deaths. There have been more than 200 flu deaths in SC. Data shows that 21 of those who died from the flu were between the ages of 18-years-old and 49-years-old. "Cases have decreased considerably over the last three weeks and hospitals in our region are monitoring the situation". In those cases, parents or guardians are asked to get permission from the patient's nurse to allow children to visit.

Salute CCPS leadership: We support planned student walkout March 14
Author: 0 CCPS leadership: We support planned student walkout March 14

The schools will not suspend students who choose to participate in such events, the letter says. "I would like to see students being OK with being vocal", she said. More than 2,000 high schools are participating in the event. The possibility of deciding punitive action was expected to be raised, but McNeill said she had no indication what those actions might be.

Salute Senate Passes Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit Bill
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Oladele Kayode, said that the powers of the EFCC would be whittled down when the NFIU law becomes operational. "And the conference committee concluded its sitting yesterday; what was passed today was the harmonised version of the bill and I don't expect my counterpart in the Senate to present a different report", he said.

Salute Guatemala defends moving its embassy to Jerusalem
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Itamar Rabinovich, who previously served as Israel's ambassador to the United States during the Clinton administration and is now a senior fellow at the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution, told JNS that, "In terms of atmospherics, Netanyahu had an excellent visit".

Salute Busch beer cans litter I-10 in Florida after semi overturns
Author: 0 Busch beer cans litter I-10 in Florida after semi overturns

There were only minor injuries which were treated at the scene. The crash happened around 2:40 a.m. on Wednesday near the 45 mile marker, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. "Bogus story", wrote Jeff Richardson of Wimberley, Texas, "Weight limit is 80 thousand, (and) I doubt he had 60,000 pounds of beer". And police did not say if any of the beer was Busch Light.

Salute Florida may have daylight-saving time year round
Author: 0 Florida may have daylight-saving time year round

Hawaii and most of Arizona are on standard time year-round. Hawaii doesn't due to their location farther south. "(You'd) be able to enjoy more time with your families on the boat, longer time in the daytime (and) in the evening", Carter said.

Salute India, with eye on China ties, bans Tibetans' planned New Delhi rally
Author: 0 India, with eye on China ties, bans Tibetans' planned New Delhi rally

The "Thank You India " event was to be held at Thyagaraj Sports Complex, New Delhi . Tibetan government-in-exile has shifted the venue of its two main events which were to be held in New Delhi . The Tibetan officials said they now have a low-key affair in Dharamsala. "Dalai Lama is a revered religious leader and is deeply respected by people of India and accorded all freedom to carry out his religious activities in the country", MEA said.

Salute Second storm takes aim at northeast
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City officials urged residents to travel with caution on Wednesday, particularly during the morning rush. Transportation woes have spread to the wider world as well. The heaviest snow is most likely to occur from mid-morning through mid to late afternoon. That could cause even more to lose electricity, according to Rob Carolan, a meteorologist with Hometown Forecast Services Inc.in Nashua, New Hampshire.

Salute Florida Lawmaker On School Shooting Survivors: 'Adults Make The Laws'
Author: 0 Florida Lawmaker On School Shooting Survivors: 'Adults Make The Laws'

It was the first full day of classes since the mass shooting , and DeVos was to address, or so attendees though, among many issues, Donald Trump's support of arming teachers. "I don't want your condolences... my friends and teachers were shot". But, in good conscience, can we really afford not to do this? Meanwhile, college students participated in a "die-in" anti-gun protest at the state's Capitol Rotunda.

Salute Government hints that March 31 deadline for Aadhaar-linking may be extended
Author: 0 Government hints that March 31 deadline for Aadhaar-linking may be extended

The five-judge Bench, led by Chief Justice Dipak Misra , which is hearing a batch of petitions challenging the Aadhaar scheme, questioned the Centre about the issuance of such notifications by government authorities. The bench said that there is no problem in extending the deadline and it will pass appropriate orders in this regard. Senior advocate Arvind Datar, another counsel for the petitioners, made the request again when Venugopal arrived in court post-lunch.

Salute Opioid treatment is not superior to non-opioid treatment for some pain
Author: 0 Opioid treatment is not superior to non-opioid treatment for some pain

Even as the dangers of addiction and overdoses became clearer, the drugs' pain-relieving benefits were still thought to justify their risks. "Treatment with opioids was not superior to treatment with nonopioid medications for improving pain-related function over 12 months", the researchers wrote.

Salute US House to Debate Bill to Reduce Violence in Schools
Author: 0 US House to Debate Bill to Reduce Violence in Schools

It's been almost three weeks since the mass shooting , and just like the activism the students have created, the victims' parents are following suit. The move to pass the bill, the most successful and sweeping attempt at gun control in Florida's recent legislative history, was triggered by a shooting in Parkland on February 14 and is named in honor of the tragic event.

Salute Gambhir appointed captain of Delhi Daredevils
Author: 0 Gambhir appointed captain of Delhi Daredevils

He was bought by the Daredevils for Rs. 2.80 crore in the auctions which were held in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28. "He has a big personality, but it is the drive behind the outward confidence, which I think will inspire the rest of the team.

Salute Court extends Karti's CBI custody by 3 days
Author: 0 Court extends Karti's CBI custody by 3 days

Urging the judge to look into the higher courts judgements, Singhvi said, "The custody is to extract confession.unless you are a terrorist with a bomb who can not be questioned without being kept in custody, one should go by settled legal provisions".

Salute HHS Planning 'Peaceful Recognition Ceremony' to Honor Parkland, Fla
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Students organizing walkouts locally say they want to show sympathy for the lives lost in the Florida mass shooting . Hardin County Schools students who participate will not face consequences, district spokesman John Wright said . The school later revised the policy the following day to allow students to bring backpacks, but to require them to be stored in lockers throughout the school day.

Salute Jump In Overdoses Shows Opioid Epidemic Has Worsened
Author: 0 Jump In Overdoses Shows Opioid Epidemic Has Worsened

The report examines the timeliest data available to CDC on ED visits for opioid overdoses across multiple states. Significant increases in all states reporting in the Midwest, including Wisconsin (109 percent), IL (66 percent), in (35 percent), OH (28 percent), and Missouri (21 percent).