Archive For March 31, 2017

California senator launches effort to create single-payer health care

By |

California senator launches effort to create single-payer health care

Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) wants to set up an insurance system where the state negotiates prices with doctors, hospitals and drug companies. A recent survey from Small Business California shows solid support for a public insurance, especially if it includes the medical portion of worker’s compensation. “There has been a seismic shift in our political…

Read more »

La critican por mostrar cómo es un parto en clase

By |

La critican por mostrar cómo es un parto en clase

Tal como muestra la grabación de YouTube, la profesora se acuesta sobre el pupitre y de manera explícita muestra la forma en que las mujeres dan a luz. Teresa Argüelles es profesora de la Escuela Isabel Herrera de Obaldía y estaba enseñando a sus estudiantes las dificultades del embarazo a temprana edad. Ella les trataba…

Read more »

Brad Gushue rink feel ready for world curling championship

By |

Brad Gushue rink feel ready for world curling championship

EDMONTON—A most unusual season has turned out to be one of the more successful campaigns of Brad Gushue’s career.The recently crowned Tim Hortons Brier champion is hoping to ride the momentum into the Ford world men’s curling championship starting Saturday at Northlands Coliseum.His St. John’s-based team has used a variety of lineups right from the…

Read more »

Hamilton pair facing numerous drugs and firearms charges after home raid

By |

Hamilton pair facing numerous drugs and firearms charges after home raid

Hamilton police have charged a man and woman with multiple drug and firearms offences.Officers with the Vice and Drug Unit raided a home on Fife Street in central Hamilton around 12:30 p.m. Thursday and arrested two people who were wanted on outstanding warrants. READ MORE: 1 Ontario youth is injured by firearm almost every day:…

Read more »

China’s Xi Jinping to meet Donald Trump next week

By |

If both sides can reach a deal on the issue, it would be one achievement President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump could deliver at their summit in Florida next week.Trump set the tone for what could be a tense meeting at his Mar-a-Lago retreat next week by tweeting on Thursday that the…

Read more »

RCMP declare death of beaten Red Deer man a homicide, ask witnesses to come forward

By |

RCMP declare death of beaten Red Deer man a homicide, ask witnesses to come forward

A man who was badly beaten earlier this week in Red Deer, Alta. has died, leading police to declare his death a homicide.Police are asking for any witnesses to the deadly assault to come forward to assist in their investigation.Red Deer RCMP were called to an apartment in the city just after 6 a.m. on…

Read more »

Rainn Wilson Will Play ‘Star Trek’ Pimp Harry Mudd on ‘Discovery’

By |

Rainn Wilson Will Play ‘Star Trek’ Pimp Harry Mudd on ‘Discovery’

The character-full name Harcourt Fenton Mudd-appeared in two episodes of The Original Series and one episode of The Animated Series. The character was originally played by Roger C. Carmel.We also still don’t know exactly when we’ll see Wilson as Mudd, since the Star Trek: Discovery launch has been pushed twice – currently, the vague time…

Read more »

El desnudo que publicó Lucy, la hija de Carlos Vives

By |

El desnudo que publicó Lucy, la hija de Carlos Vives

El año pasado había sorprendido con una jugada producción para una revista colombiana, en la que Lucy Vives sacaba a relucir toda su sensualidad y su explosivo cuerpo. “Me gustó mucho el color de tu cabello, y que tu nombre de nacimiento realmente es arte”, se lee al lado de la imagen que ella publicó…

Read more »

Horwath pitches NDP hydro plan to Hamilton businesses

By |

Horwath pitches NDP hydro plan to Hamilton businesses

Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath was in Hamilton on Friday to explain the NDP’s plan to cut hydro bills to local business owners.One of those business owners, Terrilea Pitton, said she’s concerned about the rise in hydro prices. Pitton said last year she began to notice a $200-plus jump in hydro bills for her restaurant,…

Read more »

Panama film maker plans “president” TV series

By |

Panama film maker plans “president” TV series

Abner Benaim By Margot Thomas THE MOTTLED history  of Panama’s presidents and their act-alikes around Latin America leaves me wondering why  a TV series on the genre  has been so long in the making. There are scenarios  a-plenty  loaded with skullduggery, sex, violence  and even humor  in the local corridors of power going back no…

Read more »