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Walmart hosting free health screening event in Baton Rouge Saturday

Walmart hosting free health screening event in Baton Rouge Saturday

Walmart is also introducing a virtual-reality experience created to aid in smoking cessation. According to the CDC, approximately 21.5% of adults in Alabama smoke cigarettes regularly. It's a free resource meant to help patients towards their goal of quitting tobacco. Hundreds of thousands of Americans turn out for each Walmart Wellness Day event, making it America's largest single-day health fair event. Consulte Mais Informação

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USA defense chief says N. Korea threatens global stability

USA defense chief says N. Korea threatens global stability

Mattis said that countering China's expanding military and Russia's increasing aggression are now the top priorities for the USA military, overshadowing the threat of global terrorism. "The surest way to prevent war is to be prepared to win one, " Mattis wrote in the summary. Elbridge Colby, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for strategy and force development, told a group of reporters that Russian Federation and China had forged new alliances and expanded their military presence to new ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Hezbollah not in global drug trade: Nasrallah

Hezbollah not in global drug trade: Nasrallah

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah said Friday that Israel was behind a recent vehicle bomb attack on one of the leaders of the Palestinian movement Hamas in the Lebanese city of Sidon. Nasrallah also said that Hezbollah chose not to involve itself in legal trading and investment marketplaces in order to not impact Lebanese businesses, and claimed that Hezbollah didn't even have the money to carry out investments. Consulte Mais Informação

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California AG Says He Will 'Prosecute' Employers Who Break Sanctuary City Laws

California AG Says He Will 'Prosecute' Employers Who Break Sanctuary City Laws

Becerra announced his decision to go rogue in response to press reports that ICE is planning more enforcement actions throughout the state in coming weeks. ICE's acting director, Thomas Homan, told Fox News earlier this month that he was going to "significantly increase ICE's enforcement presence in California", noting that the state had forced his officers to arrest "dangerous criminals on their turf, in their homes, and their places of business". Consulte Mais Informação

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Prosecutor Releases New Details In Case Involving 'Shackled' Siblings

Prosecutor Releases New Details In Case Involving 'Shackled' Siblings

Officials say their children were malnourished and chained to furniture. One of the reasons for being punished was if the siblings were found to have washed their hands above their wrists. Peter Breggin , author of Guilt, Shame and Anxiety: Understanding and Overcoming Negative Emotions , told CBN News. The Southern California couple is charged with torturing and starving 12 of their 13 children over a prolonged period of time. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tim Cook Says iPhone Users Can Turn Off Throttling -- Soon

Tim Cook Says iPhone Users Can Turn Off Throttling -- Soon

Apple has announced its plan to release a software update to all its iPhone models to address allegations that the company deliberately downgraded older models to encourage users to buy new phones. The group also represents about 120 plaintiffs in a civil damage suit against Apple filed earlier this month. Apple's iOS prevents that from happening by slowing down performance-a trade off to having an unstable phone. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump's First Year in Office Ends With 39 Percent Approval

Trump's First Year in Office Ends With 39 Percent Approval

The US rating is down almost 20 points from the 48% approval rating in the previous year of President Barack Obama's administration, Gallup said. Trump's planned wall across the frontier with Mexico as well as his crude comments about immigrants alienated many south of the border, while approval ratings in Canada, a long-term United States ally, fell from 60 percent to a mere 20 percent, the Gallup survey found. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump says shutdown is 'up to the Democrats'

Trump says shutdown is 'up to the Democrats'

The short-term spending bill would keep the government open through February 16 while extending the Children's Health Insurance Program ( CHIP ) for six years and rolling back several taxes in the Affordable Care Act. Fellow Republican Senator John McCain, who is battling brain cancer, is not expected to return for the vote. But the Democrats said they were sick of passing continuing resolutions instead of passing an actual budget that would span the entire fiscal year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Take the cognitive test Trump aced

Take the cognitive test Trump aced

He added Trump does not wear dentures. At Tuesday's news conference at the White House, Jackson reviewed the physical exam he had administered to the President last week and said Trump was in "excellent" health . "That's a really high LDL", Topol said, echoing the concerns of other heart experts who reviewed Jackson's report . Trump also had to remember a list of words as part of a memory test, while a further exam evaluated his speech and language skills by getting him to describe ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Airbag Recall Expands as 14 Automakers List Additional Models

Airbag Recall Expands as 14 Automakers List Additional Models

The company will recall 510 and 240 vehicles of Accord and Jazz respectively. In India alone, the Takata airbag scam has affected 3.1 lakh Honda cars. Customers can check if their auto has been recalled by entering their 17-digit Vehicle Identification Number on the company's micro site . This recall is a part of the company's precautionary global recall campaign concerning Takata front airbag inflators. Consulte Mais Informação

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