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Obesity, childless rates high among Sask. adults, Stats Canada says

Obesity, childless rates high among Sask. adults, Stats Canada says

In terms of marital status, data shows that 345,335 residents are married or in common law relationships, with 319,385 married couples and 25,950 common law couples. The census data released Wednesday showed that more than 7.7 million people reported a mother tongue that was neither English nor French; the Filipino language of Tagalog was the fastest-growing language, followed by Arabic, Farsi, Hindi and Urdu. Consulte Mais Informação

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London doctor Manish Shah charged with 118 sex offences

London doctor Manish Shah charged with 118 sex offences

The 47-year-old has also been charged with sexual assault on a child aged under 13 years. The NHS has set up a dedicated number for anyone with concerns or questions. He was due to appear at Barkingside Magistrates' Court on Thursday, 31 August. The charges announced today follow a long-running investigation into Shah, who has been bailed several times after first being arrested in 2013. Consulte Mais Informação

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Environment Canada Issues Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Environment Canada Issues Severe Thunderstorm Watch

CP24 Meteorologist Chris Potter said the risk of thunderstorms will continue into the early evening and then taper off. Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing heavy rain. Wind gusts, frequent lightning, and hail are also possible. Intense lightning is likely with any thunderstorm that develops. Motorists are advised to watch for water pooling and flash floods on roads. Consulte Mais Informação

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Health care repeal efforts stall

The July survey of 199 healthcare executives showed 68 percent of healthcare executives responding indicated population health management is "very important" to their healthcare delivery strategy over the next two years. On the other hand, 4 percent of respondents said they were "pausing" their pop health plans in response to the current political situation, and 10 percent of survey takers said they were undecided on the question. Consulte Mais Informação

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West Nile case reported in Fort Collins as Colorado enters peak season

West Nile case reported in Fort Collins as Colorado enters peak season

The West Nile Virus is a serious virus often spread through mosquito bites, and can cause fever, and inflammation of the brain, or spinal cord. Although cases in humans usually pass unnoticed by those who contract it, the disease can be fatal in elderly persons and others with weak immune systems, said William Ridella, health officer and director of Macomb County Health Department. Consulte Mais Informação

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Body of Texas woman found in hole on Maryland beach

Body of Texas woman found in hole on Maryland beach

A beachgoer in Ocean City discovered the woman's body in a hole mostly covered by sand Monday morning and alerted police. Just O'Conner's hand and forearm were exposed above the sand when she was found. The body was removed at approximately 4:15 p.m. Part of the beach was closed through late Monday afternoon as Ocean City police and Maryland State Police worked to recover the body. Consulte Mais Informação

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Globally, more people see U.S. power and influence as a major threat

Globally, more people see U.S. power and influence as a major threat

Less than a third of the people interviewed put concern over China or Russia's power and influence in their top two. The publication of the study follows a series of dramatic events in the White House. Meanwhile, the poll shows a surge in global concerns about US power. In fact, China is increasingly being seen as an emerging threat by many countries in the world, the report said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Amazon Cloud Customers Are Told: Don't Bypass China's internet Gates

Amazon Cloud Customers Are Told: Don't Bypass China's internet Gates

In an earning's call for Apple's quarterly financial report, Cook said China tightened its rules on virtual private networks, or vpns , in 2015, and was now making a renewed push to enforce them. "These apps remain available in all other markets where they do business". "If users don't comply with the guidance, the offered services and their websites can be shut down", said one Sinnet customer service rep, speaking to the New York Times . Consulte Mais Informação

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Dem states can defend ObamaCare subsidies, court rules

A group of mostly Democrat-controlled USA states won the legal right to defend Affordable Care Act subsidies, just as President Donald Trump threatened to end the payments in an effort to trigger the collapse of Obamacare. It's not accurate to call the cost-sharing subsidies a bailout, said Tim Jost, a professor emeritus at Washington and Lee University School of Law in Virginia. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump 'Dictated' Son's Statement On Russian Lawyer Meeting

Trump 'Dictated' Son's Statement On Russian Lawyer Meeting

At Tuesday's White House briefing, Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirmed Trump has yet to sign the bill, but insisted the president will do so. 4. Why did Don Jr.'s lawyer say they "were fully prepared and absolutely prepared to make a fulsome statement" about the meeting? In defending his son, Trump said: "I think from a practical standpoint most people would have taken that meeting". Consulte Mais Informação

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More Water Woes In Meath

More Water Woes In Meath

Gardaí are reporting that the incident is causing flooding on the Proudstown Road, and AA Roadwatch are warning that the road is closed at the racecourse with local diversions in place. Tankers were on standby to replenish water storage tanks in Our Lady's Hospital in Navan in case its water storage ran out during the incident. "Full supply is expected to be restored early afternoon". Consulte Mais Informação

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Sikkim Stand-off: India rejects China's claim, says hasn't reduced troops at Doklam

Sikkim Stand-off: India rejects China's claim, says hasn't reduced troops at Doklam

The stand-off between Indian and Chinese soldiers began on June 16 over a road being built by the Chinese Army in Doklam. "What India has done not only severely violates China's territorial sovereignty but also poses grave challenges to regional peace and stability and the normal global order, which will not be tolerated by any sovereign state", Geng said. Consulte Mais Informação

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