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Snow squalls expected to continue

Snow squalls expected to continue

If you are heading south today or tomorrow, be aware that Environment Canada is advising that snow squalls and poor driving conditions are occurring as you approach the Sundridge-Burks Falls area down past Barrie. Drivers should be prepared to change travel plans. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. Snow squall warnings are issued when bands of snow form that produce intense accumulating snow or near zero visibilities. Consulte Mais Informação

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PDP Reveals Why Atiku Won't Be Allowed To Vote At National Convention

PDP Reveals Why Atiku Won't Be Allowed To Vote At National Convention

The elder statesman was speaking when he received members of the PDP Convention Planning Committee led by their Chairman and Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, at his residence in Minna, the Niger State capital. On his part, chairman of PDP's BoT, Sen Walid Jibrin, said "As the party joyfully welcomes Atiku back to his home PDP, we are equally waiting to receive more members of the APC, including Sen". Consulte Mais Informação

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Cowboys using new uniform color combination for game against Giants

Cowboys using new uniform color combination for game against Giants

The Cowboys' navy jerseys are normally worn with silver trousers. While the Giants have only won two games this year, the Cowboys are in no position to take their division rival lightly, especially on the road. This will be the first time this color combination has been used in franchise history. McCord said they requested the change because the staff and players think the blue on white is a better look. Consulte Mais Informação

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Happy Holidays: Viagra is About to Get Way Cheaper

Happy Holidays: Viagra is About to Get Way Cheaper

The maker of Viagra is introducing it's own cheaper generic version of the impotence drug in order to compete with a version from generic drug maker Teva Pharmaceuticals. For patients with insurance, a month's prescription of six to 10 pills may be available for as little as a $20 copay. More generics are expected to come in the next year, which could lower the price by as much as 90 percent, experts said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mass. Hit With Early Flu Season

Mass. Hit With Early Flu Season

Public Health Nurse Brett Goudreau says "the implications of Influenza A (H3N2) for North America are not yet clear". The paper says the implications for the Northern Hemisphere are not clear but states that since most of the USA influenza-vaccine supply is now produced in eggs and the composition of the 2017-2018 Northern Hemisphere vaccine is identical to that used in Australia, it is possible that we will experience low vaccine effectiveness against influenza A (H3N2) viruses and a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Justiça militar denuncia seis oficiais do Exército por fraudes em licitações

Justiça militar denuncia seis oficiais do Exército por fraudes em licitações

Onze pessoas foram denunciadas pelo Ministério Público Militar (MPM), instalado no Rio de Janeiro, por um esquema de corrupção que teria desviado aproximadamente R$ 150 milhões. Os contratos estavam sob a coordenação e a fiscalização do Centran (Centro de Excelência em Engenharia de Transportes), também conhecido como Assessoria 7 do DEC (A7/DEC). Consulte Mais Informação

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Some birth control raises risk of breast cancer, study says

Some birth control raises risk of breast cancer, study says

Use of oral contraceptives may increase risk of breast cancer, although the overall absolute increase was relatively small, according to a study from Denmark. The new study "confirms that the increased breast cancer risk. that was initially reported with the use of older, often higher-dose formulations also applies to contemporary formulations" of birth control, David Hunter, a professor of epidemiology and medicine at Oxford University's Nuffield Department of Population Health in the United ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Bonner curte foto de Fátima Bernardes com namorado

Bonner curte foto de Fátima Bernardes com namorado

Para quem não sabe, o âncora do "Jornal Nacional" é figura cativa na plateia todos os anos, já que umas das filha do casal, Laura Bonemer, também estuda no local em questão. No entanto, a surpresa foi negativa, já que ela acabou desafinando e virando piada nas redes sociais. No Twitter, não se falava em outra coisa, e muita gente destacou o fato de que ela não conseguia acertar as notas musicais. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suspeito de estuprar e agredir mulher é preso em Elesbão Veloso

Suspeito de estuprar e agredir mulher é preso em Elesbão Veloso

De acordo com informações repassadas pelo delegado Paulo Gregório, não houve conjunção carnal, apenas a pratica de atos libidinosos. E o acusado adentrou a residência dela e quando ela acordou, ele estava tocando as partes íntimas dela. Maura Nery Borges ainda ficou lesionada ao tentar defender-se das agressões cometidas pelo acusado, mas não conseguiu impedir o crime. José Paixão Gomes da Silva foi preso em flagrante ainda na mesma manhã que ele cometeu o crime. Consulte Mais Informação

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Custo da cesta básica cai em 17 capitais, aponta Dieese

Custo da cesta básica cai em 17 capitais, aponta Dieese

Apresentaram retração de preços: açúcar cristal (-5,08%), banana (-4,10%), feijão carioquinha (-3,15%), arroz agulhinha (-1,74%), leite longa vida (-1,66%), farinha de mandioca (-1,39%) e manteiga (-0,18%). O Dieese ainda divulgou que, baseada na cesta básica mais cara do país, o salário mínimo do trabalhador brasileiro que sustenta uma família de quatro pessoas deveria ser R$ 3.731,39. Consulte Mais Informação

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