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Buhari Appoints 1258 Board Members For Govt Agencies

Buhari Appoints 1258 Board Members For Govt Agencies

In a statement by the presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina , the President commiserated with " the family and friends of the late senator, whose championing of social justice in the Niger Delta, during his long history of service to the people, endeared him to many ".


CHP conducting DUI checkpoint in north Modesto

CHP conducting DUI checkpoint in north Modesto

Previous year this weekend, 29 Californians died in alcohol-involved crashes. Chavez said people riding with marijuana in their vehicle will be able to do so by following laws similarly to alcohol regulations. Officers say when they pull someone over, they're not just looking for alcohol. Of the drugs, cannabis was most prevalent, at 7.4 percent, slightly more than alcohol.


Widespread Flu Cases Reported in 36 States — CDC

Widespread Flu Cases Reported in 36 States — CDC

According to the CDC, 12 children have died from the flu this season and more than 2,400 people have been hospitalized. "I think it is a weather change, and people like to stay in the house so they are exposed to more infections and more risk".


More pregnant women in California using pot, per new study

More pregnant women in California using pot, per new study

With the upcoming legalization, that number is sure to soar. From 2009 to 2016, marijuana use among pregnant women increased from 4.2 percent to 7.1 percent in Kaiser Permanente's Northern California healthcare system. The report found "mixed" evidence to its links to birth defects and "insufficient" evidence it would make a person predisposed to cannabis use. "We recommend (pregnant women) stop immediately".


Trump administration fires all members of HIV/AIDS advisory council

Trump administration fires all members of HIV/AIDS advisory council

Advocates were also angered that Trump's public statements on National HIV Testing Day and World AIDS Day didn't mention LGBT people, a change from the Obama administration. An estimated 1.2 million people have HIV/AIDS in the United States and 37 million have the disease worldwide. PACHA was founded during the Clinton administration amid the AIDS" crisis peak in the "90s-over 500,000 AIDS cases were reported in 1995 alone-and was created to help presidents manage policy and research ...