Chinese-American Comedian Joe Wong Makes Blunt Prediction About Trump’s Wall

“I’m from China,” Wong said. “So I know a lot about walls. They don’t work.” Wong later jokingly revealed he actually respected Trump because all the marches that have taken place during his presidency had “contributed more to Americans’ health than all of the YMCAs combined.” Download Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Obamacare Will Likely Survive Judge’s Ruling Obama Declares

Barack Obama reminded people that Saturday was the last day to sign up for Obamacare, and declared that a Saturday is “the deadline to make sure you and the people you love have health insurance in 2019. So head over the HealthCare.gov to get covered!” Obama tweeted. He added that “it’s so important for you to know” that the ruling Friday by U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor As “this decision makes it way through the courts, which will take months, …

Federal Judge In Texas Rules Against Obamacare

Judge Reed O’Connor of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas Ken Paxton. Those officials contended that the entire law should be stricken because Congress earlier this year repealed the fines known as “shared responsibility payments” that people without health coverage had to pay under the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate. O’Connor agreed. If the ruling stands, the Affordable Care Act’s insurance regulations would disappear and, along with them, the health coverage for millions of people who …

‘I tried to cut off my breast’

“When I got breast cancer I was sucked into a world of which I wasn’t a part. My partner Lorraine got breast cancer in 2006 so I know a bit about what women go through. She had a lumpectomy, but then they had to take off the whole breast. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The pink ribbon is a symbol of breast cancer awareness When you tell people you have got breast cancer they are always amazed, shocked. That …

All evacuation orders lifted in deadly California wildfire

This will be the first time many residents get to see their property since fleeing the firestorm. The Butte County health officer issued an advisory strongly urging people not to live on destroyed property until it is declared clear of hazardous waste, ash and debris. The county is providing masks, gloves and protective suits to reduce exposure to toxic materials. Authorities also warned of an increased risk for flash flooding in the burn areas.

Window washer plummets to his death from Trump International Hotel Las Vegas

The unidentified man was transported to University Medical Center Trauma where he was pronounced dead. It was not immediately clear how high up he was before he fell. THREE MISSING IN ABANDONED COAL MINE ARE FOUND ALIVE, OFFICIALS SAY The Trump Organization issued a statement, confirming that the man was not an employee of the hotel. “We are deeply saddened to learn of the incident today. We are working diligently with the owner of the third party company to investigate …

The parents’ guide to avoiding ‘Fortnite’ scams

You were just getting used to your kid’s obsession with “Fortnite,” and now, all you hear about is V-Bucks. V-Bucks, like Robux on Roblox, are “Fortnite’s” in-game currency. Players use them to buy the fun “skins” (characters and outfits) and “emotes” (those hilarious dances like “Flossing” and “Take the L”) that kids will say they totally need to make “Fortnite” even cooler. For the record: You don’t need V-Bucks to play “Fortnite,” and if you do spring for them, they …

California teacher faces charges after forcibly cutting a student’s hair while singing anthem

(CNN)A California high school teacher has lost her job and is facing multiple criminal charges after cellphone video emerged showing her forcibly cutting a student’s hair while belting out an incorrect rendition of the National Anthem. “He couldn’t believe what was happening,” said Mark Vogt, an attorney for the male student whose hair was cut by Gieszinger. “He, frankly, didn’t know what to do. He thought to himself ‘me or anybody else, she’s coming for someone else.’ And in the …

Michigan State Police escort home girl with life-threatening disease

MICHIGAN BOY, 12, RAKES LEAVES TO RAISE MONEY FOR GRAVESTONE OF FRIEND WHO DIED OF CANCER Hanson spent 95 days in the hospital, police said. (Michigan State Police) Another showed the young girl with a smile stretched across her face as an officer knelt down to hug her. “Welcome home, Olivia!” the post said. ADVERTISEMENT

NHS told to ditch ‘absurd’ fax machines

NHS still reliant on ‘archaic’ fax machines Oxford University Hospitals Trust scraps fax machines Why is hi-tech Japan using cassette tapes and faxes? Richard Kerr, who is the chair of the RCS’s commission on the future of surgery, said the continued use of the outdated technology by the NHS was “absurd”. He added it was “crucial” that the health service invested in “better ways of communicating the vast amount of patient information that is going to be generated” in the …

Amoeba From Tap Water In Neti Pot Tied To Fatal Brain Infection In Seattle Woman

The 69-year-old woman, whom health officials are not identifying due to medical privacy regulations, had been suffering from a chronic sinus infection, according to a report A scan of the woman’s brain revealed a lesion on the right side. Doctors remove tissue samples and sent them to Johns Hopkins University’s neuropathology department in Baltimore. “When I operated on this lady, a section of her brain about the size of a golf ball was bloody mush,” The doctor, according to the …

Jose Canseco pitches himself to Trump for chief of staff job

“Hey little buddy @realDonaldTrump u need a bash brother for Chief if (sic) Staff,” he tweeted. “Got a secret reorg plan already. Also worried about you looking more like a Twinkie everyday. I will buff you up daily workouts. DM me. #yeswecanseco” Canseco does have some history with Trump, who’s known to be looking for a new top aide before current Chief of Staff John Kelly leaves at the end of the year. Canseco appeared on Trump’s “The Celebrity Apprentice” in 2011, …

Brooklyn official compares video of NYPD officer yanking infant from mom to Trump border policy

“If it’s wrong in Mexico, then it’s wrong in New York City,” he said. “Clearly our Police Department, the most well-trained police department in the country, should be able to de-escalate a situation with a baby and the mother without duplicating Trump security removal of children.” The scene unfolded after police responded to reports of a woman, identified as Jazmine Headley, 23, who allegedly refused to leave despite requests from peace officers inside the building, Pix 11 reported. Headley was …

Cockroaches Are Becoming Big Business In China

The air is warm and humid – just as cockroaches like it – to ensure the colonies keep their health and voracious appetites. On the outskirts of Jinan, capital of eastern Shandong province, a billion cockroaches are being fed with 50 tonnes of kitchen waste a day – the equivalent in weight to seven adult elephants. Shandong Qiaobin plans to set up three more such plants next year, aiming to process a third of the kitchen waste produced by Jinan, …

Celebrities step in after Trump slashes Obamacare ad budget

New York (CNN)The Trump administration isn’t doing much to let Americans know it’s time to sign up for Obamacare, so celebrities are trying to fill the void. What’s more, only a quarter of those who buy their own insurance or are uninsured know when open enrollment ends, according to a recent Kaiser Family Foundation poll. In most states, it’s right around the corner on December 15. Colbert isn’t the only celebrity stepping up this fall. Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel, singer-songwriter …

Record number of cases of polio-like illness AFM in US this year

(CNN)With 24 newly confirmed cases of the polio-like illness acute flaccid myelitis announced Monday, 2018 has become a record year for the illness. This is the highest number of confirmed cases in a single year since the CDC began tracking cases in August 2014. Since then, there have been a total of 484 confirmed cases of AFM, according to the CDC. Sign up here to get The Results Are In with Dr. Sanjay Gupta every Tuesday from the CNN Health …