Nov
18

Australia 'brings a smile' with Ferry McFerryface, but not everyone gets the joke

Posted from: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/reuters/oddlyEnoughNews/~3/R_OTGc_7kUw/australia-brings-a-smile-with-ferry-mcferryface-but-not-everyone-gets-the-joke-idUSKBN1DE0HO SYDNEY (Reuters) - In the grand tradition of Britain's Boaty McBoatface, Australian authorities are christening one of the ferries crossing Sydney's world famous harbour Ferry McFerryface, but some union workers aren't … [Read more...]

Nov
18

Snow+Rock lands at Bluewater

Posted from: https://www.theretailbulletin.com/news/snowrock_lands_at_bluewater_17-11-17/ Outdoor sports specialist Snow+Rock has opened a new store using its latest design concept at the Bluewater retail and leisure destination. … [Read more...]

Nov
18

Inappropriate Dosing in Elderly Emergency Department Patients

Posted from: https://acutecareinc.wordpress.com/2017/11/18/inappropriate-dosing-in-elderly-emergency-department-patients/ From the Pharmacy Times: ED providers often prescribe high-risk medications at supertherapeutic doses to older patients. Indeed, these medications are inherent to the treatment of common reasons for an ED visit, but dose sensitivity increases with advanced age. The addition of … [Read more...]

Nov
18

Minnesota Doctors Face Opioid Prescribing Limits

Posted from: https://acutecareinc.wordpress.com/2017/11/18/minnesota-doctors-face-opioid-prescribing-limits/ From US News: A Minnesota task force has set new limits on opioid prescriptions by doctors who participate in the state’s Medicaid program. The rule was adopted by the state’s Opioid Prescribing Work Group on Thursday but won’t take effect until they’re approved by … [Read more...]

Nov
18

Trump Addresses Some Sexual Harassment Issues, But Not All

Posted from: https://www.npr.org/2017/11/17/564936461/trump-addresses-some-sexual-harassment-issues-but-not-all?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news President Trump slammed Democratic Sen. Al Franken for sexual misconduct, even as he sidestepped claims against GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore. Trump faced similar accusations during the campaign. … [Read more...]

Nov
18

Lebanon Prime Minister Saad Hariri Said To Leave Saudi Arabia

Posted from: https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/11/17/564997565/lebanon-prime-minister-saad-hariri-said-to-leave-saudi-arabia?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news He has been at the center of concern that he was being detained. He announced from Riyadh on Nov. 4 that he was resigning, and tweeted about his flight to France early Saturday.(Image credit: AP) … [Read more...]

Nov
17

U.S. Navy crew grounded after pilot draws penis in the sky

Posted from: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/reuters/oddlyEnoughNews/~3/12SnWrpJbcc/u-s-navy-crew-grounded-after-pilot-draws-penis-in-the-sky-idUSKBN1DI027 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Navy air crew was grounded on Friday after using their advanced fighter jet to draw a giant image of a penis in the sky with the exhaust, officials said. … [Read more...]

Nov
17

Lost Kitchen Restaurant Made Chef's Small Hometown A Dining Destination

Posted from: https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/11/17/564828392/lost-kitchen-restaurant-made-chefs-small-hometown-a-dining-destination?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news One of the most coveted dinner experiences in America is a 40-seat restaurant in rural Maine where the chef prides herself in serving local food that diners recognize on the plate.(Image credit: Courtesy of Nicole … [Read more...]

Nov
17

Chief Of Puerto Rico's Power Authority Resigns Under Fire

Posted from: https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/11/17/564951473/chief-of-puerto-rico-s-power-authority-resigns-under-fire?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news A continuing controversy over a $300 million contract with a small Montana electrical firm to restore power in Puerto Rico was one of many "distractions," says the island's governor.(Image credit: Carlos Giusti/AP) … [Read more...]

Nov
17

Zimbabwe in political limbo

Posted from: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_world/~3/hu4dTqlWuI8/zimbabwe-military-coup-mugabe-mckenzie-pkg.cnn Longtime leader Robert Mugabe's regime can be crumbling after Zimbabwe's military leaders seized control of the impoverished southern African country. CNN's David McKenzie reports. … [Read more...]