Holidays are 'peak' time for flu season; ERs busy12/17/2017 04:00Darlington County and Marion County had influenza case rates of 21 and 1 per 100,000, respectively.There have also been 21 ICU admissions and 13 reported deaths related to the flu. They consider findings from recent influenza respiratory mortality studies, including by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...
Jason Kessler faces hostile reception on day of James Fields' preliminary hearing12/16/2017 11:36However, the first-degree murder charge means the judge in the case has found sufficient evidence to prove the murder was pre-meditated. The "Unite the Right" rally was organized by white nationalists after the city of Charlottesville made a decision to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from a popular city park...
Report of shooting at Penn State Beaver campus12/15/2017 04:00At least two people were shot and killed at the Pennsylvania State University Beaver campus in western Pennsylvania on Wednesday afternoon, December 13, according to local reports.The Penn State Beaver campus in Monaca was placed on lockdown after the shooting.."We're getting indications that there was domestic issues, child support issues, and we're also getting information that he had been harassing her", he said...
Egypt star jailed for racy video12/14/2017 04:00But the 20-something singer, whose star turn showed her stripped down to her skivvies and provocatively eating fruit, lives in Egypt, and the conservative powers-that-be there have sentenced her to prison, the BBC reports.The director of the music video, Mohamed Gamal, received the same sentence and both can appeal against the ruling...
Colorado Ranked Among Healthiest In The Country12/13/2017 05:35MA ranked the healthiest state for the first time in the ranking's 28-year history. Instead, it's based on a model that takes into account physical, mental and social well-being (think: air pollution, obesity rates, number of health-care providers, number of smokers and physical inactivity metrics)-so when the annual report is released, ranking all 50 states on their "healthiness", it's noteworthy...