Lawyer for accused in Amber Alert case doesnt think man would have

first_imgNORTH BATTLEFORD, Sask. – A legal aid lawyer for a Saskatchewan man charged in a case that sparked an Amber Alert earlier this month says he doesn’t believe the accused would deliberately abduct a child.Bill Archer told media following 19-year-old Johnathan Ryann Gunville’s court appearance in North Battleford on Monday that he’s dealt with the accused before, and that he has mental health issues.Archer says he is still learning the details of the case but says if it was Gunville, “he stole a car, not a kid.”Police have said a six-year-old girl was in a running sport-utility vehicle when it was stolen outside a North Battleford business on Sept. 16.The SUV with the girl safe inside was found abandoned about 12 hours later in an industrial park.A bail hearing is scheduled for Tuesday, and Crown prosecutor Chris Browne said in court he was opposed to Gunville’s release.Gunville is facing charges of abduction, unlawful confinement, abandoning a child, dangerous operation of a vehicle, theft of a vehicle, possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000, evading police, driving while disqualified and failing to comply with a probation order.Some of the charges relate to the Sept. 16 Amber Alert. Gunville is also accused of a pair of vehicle thefts on Sept. 19 and Sept. 20.Looking fidgety when he made his court appearance, Gunville smiled as he peered out into the courtroom.Outside court, Gunville’s mother appeared distraught and wiped away tears when she spoke to reporters briefly outside the courthouse.Tammy Lavallee said her son was in a group home at one point but was evicted.She said she came to court Monday to find out if it was actually her son facing the charges, and confirmed he is dealing with some addiction issues.(BattlefordsNow)last_img read more

Berniers new party rakes in 300k in one weekend party officials say

first_imgOTTAWA — Canada’s newest national political party is laughing all the way to the bank.On Friday morning the People’s Party of Canada became officially registered with Elections Canada, allowing it to start issuing tax receipts for donations.In the hours since the party has raked in more than $300,000.Party spokesman Martin Masse says that brings the party’s fundraising to nearly $1 million since Maxime Bernier announced he was leaving the Conservatives to start his own party at the end of August.Masse says that puts to rest the accusations that the People’s Party is a vehicle for one person with very little actual support.“We got in three days what we raised in the last three months,” said Masse.Masse said there were definitely people waiting to donate until they could get tax receipts for doing so.In 2019, the maximum donation to a political party is $1,600, which yields a $650 tax credit.Bernier’s party has to start reporting its donations to Elections Canada only now that it is registered but can use the funds it raised before. Bernier has said he would like to raise $3.5 million before the general election this fall.In the first three quarters of 2018, the Conservatives raised $17 million, according to Elections Canada. The Liberals raised $10.3 million and the New Democrats $3.2 million.Bernier split with the Conservatives in a very public battle with leader Andrew Scheer over policy issues including supply management and government subsidies to businesses. Bernier finished just behind Scheer in the Conservative leadership race in 2017.The People’s Party of Canada will run its first three candidates in upcoming byelections in British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec.It has two candidates officially nominated but the third, in the Montreal riding of Outremont, is still awaiting confirmation from his current workplace that he can take a leave of absence.The Canadian Presslast_img read more

Playing Australia will boost our confidence says Manpreet

first_imgBengaluru: Playing against a world class team like Australia will provide good exposure to youngsters and will boost the confidence of the team ahead of next month’s FIH men’s Hockey Series Final, feels India captain Manpreet Singh. The India team travel Down Under for five matches starting Wednesday. The tour, marked as a preparation for next month’s Hockey Series Final in Bhubaneswar, will be newly-appointed chief coach Graham Reid’s maiden assignment with the team. Also Read – We will push hard for Kabaddi”s inclusion in 2024 Olympics: RijijuThe men’s side will play two matches each against the Australian national team and Australia A and a lone game against the Western Australia Thundersticks club. “Playing a world class team like Australia ahead of the important Series in June will only help build our confidence. We had a good tournament in Malaysia in March and some of the youngsters did well there,” Manpreet said. “While Jaskaran Singh will make his international debut, it will be Gursahibjit’s second tournament with the Indian team and Armaan Qureshi is also returning to the team after a long gap. I am confident these players will live up to the expectations. It will be good exposure for them against the world no.2 side,” he added. The team boasts of an interesting mix of experienced players and newcomers. Also Read – Djokovic to debut against Shapovalov at Shanghai MastersAnd Reid will look to test all combinations ahead of the Hockey Series Final, where India needs to finish on top to ensure a place in the final round of the Olympic qualifier scheduled in October this year. India began its season with a silver medal at the 28th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia and will hope to keep up the good show. Talking about the ideology of the new coach, Manpreet said Reid emphasises on having team players rather than relying on individual performances. Agencieslast_img read more

UNESCO chief condemns murder of two female Afghan journalists

The head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has condemned the brutal murder of two prominent female journalists in Afghanistan.Koïchiro Matsuura decried the “cold-blooded killing Zakia Zaki, founder of one of the first community radio stations run entirely by women in Afghanistan, radio Sada – e – Sulh (Peace) in Jabul Seraj.”He noted that the murder followed the 1 June killing a few days ago of television journalist Shokiba Sanga Amaaj, in her home. “I am deeply saddened by the deaths of these pioneering women, and I vigorously condemn their murders,” the Director-General said.“These crimes are all the more shocking because they not only undermine the basic human right of freedom of expression, but also the right of women to exercise a profession that is vital for the reconstruction of Afghanistan.”Reports from Afghanistan indicate that Zakia Zaki was killed early during the night of 5-6 June in her home next to her infant son. Reports indicate also that a suspect has been arrested for the murder of the 22-year old journalist, Shokiba Sanga Amaaj, who is reported to have been shot dead in her home in Kabul. Ms Amaaj worked as a reporter and presenter for the Pashtu-language private television channel Shamshad TV. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), suggests that she may have been killed “for the simple reason that she was a prominent media figure in a milieu that remains hostile to working women.”In the documentary film “If I stand up” produced in 2005 by a group of Afghan camera-women as part of a UNESCO supported project, Zakia Zaki said: “ I created the first independent women’s radio in Afghanistan . Every beginning is difficult, but I overcome the obstacles?It started broadcasting from Jabul Seraj during the Taliban?We work with men as well as women because if men respect women’s sights, brothers to sisters, husband to wives, fathers to daughters, then women’s rights might become reality.” 11 June 2007The head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has condemned the brutal murder of two prominent female journalists in Afghanistan. read more

UNHCR urges Australia to review policy of detaining asylum seekers

“Recent events in Australian immigration detention centres are a stark reminder of the concerns of the international community regarding the detention of asylum seekers,” UN High Commissioner for Refugees Ruud Lubbers said in a statement. “Among the asylum seekers are refugees who have fled persecution and many have suffered torture and trauma in their countries of origin. They should not be put through an additional ordeal.”UNHCR said it was concerned about calls in Australia for a speedy return of asylum seekers to Afghanistan, where some of the Woomera detainees come from. It cited a precarious security situation in many parts of the country, as well as continued problems faced by some of Afghanistan’s ethnic groups.The agency also said it was “greatly concerned about the recent public vilification of asylum seekers” and urged governments to show leadership in providing accurate and up-to-date information on asylum seekers and promoting a public debate “based on facts rather than negative stereotyping.”The High Commissioner’s statement follows two weeks of tense protests at the Woomera detention centre, including a hunger strike and threats of self-mutilation by the detainees.On Wednesday some 200 detainees agreed to end their two-week hunger strike, and 11 teenagers withdrew a suicide threat they vowed to carry out at 5 p.m. local time if they were not taken out of the camp.In recent weeks detainees from Afghanistan and the Middle East have tried to hang themselves, refused water and food, and sewn their lips to protest the months and even years the Australian government takes to process asylum claims. read more

DR of Congo UN to increase peacekeepers shore up peace process in

This deployment – beginning today with the Mission’s first Guard Unit heading to Bunia – is part of a re-enforced UN civilian and military presence in an effort to strengthen security in the area, and will be increased in the coming weeks, according to the UN Organization Mission in the DRC (MONUC). MONUC’s new commitment to the peace process in the troubled Ituri region comes at a time when initiatives are under way to launch the transition under the best possible conditions.With that in mind, the Mission particularly hopes the new strategy will give an additional boost to the work of the Ituri Pacification Commission, established after months of contentious negotiations and which, a little more than a week ago, was able to finally sketch out a power-sharing local administration that will manage the region until a new post-war national government takes over. read more

Loonie climbs on positive Chinese exports data Canadian permits figures

by Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press Posted Sep 9, 2013 9:00 am MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Loonie climbs on positive Chinese exports data, Canadian permits figures TORONTO – The loonie climbed Monday, boosted by better-than-expected export data out of the world’s second-largest economy.The Canadian dollar was ahead 0.33 of a cent to 96.40 cents US.Overnight, data showed that China’s exports accelerated while inflation edged lower last month, raising hopes that the country is gradually recovering from a painful slowdown.It’s the latest sign that China is stabilizing after growth fell to a two-decade low of 7.5 per cent in the second quarter.The Chinese figures initially helped lift commodity prices but, by mid-day, the October crude contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange fell $1 to US$109.53 a barrel. December gold bullion dipped 40 cents to US$1,386.10 an ounce, while December copper saw an uptick of two cents to $3.28 a pound.“The loonie is going to be highly correlated to the price of oil and other resources. As we’ve seen oil lift up a little bit, that has provided some support to the loonie in the near term,” said Craig Fehr, a Canadian markets strategist with Edward Jones in St. Louis, Mo.“Broader, the loonie will approximate par over time but that’s going to bounce around again as we see fluctuations in commodity prices.”Japanese shares also rallied thanks to Tokyo’s 2020 Olympics bid victory. The Summer Olympics are expected to provide a welcome boost, much of it in the construction sector, where the government is already spending heavily as part of its stimulus program.Statistics Canada reported that contractors took out building permits worth $8 billion in July, up 20.7 per cent from June — the sixth gain in seven months.The July increase came mainly from higher construction intentions for commercial buildings in Ontario, Alberta and Quebec.In the non-residential sector, the total value of building permits rose 45.5 per cent to $3.9 billion in July, with Ontario, Quebec and Alberta accounting for most of the increase. Decreases in the non-residential sector were recorded in four provinces, led by New Brunswick.Traders will also continue to look this week for clues on what the U.S. will do about the Syria situation. President Barack Obama is set to take his case Tuesday to Americans for punishing the Assad regime for an alleged sarin gas attack on civilians Aug. 21. A congressional vote on military action could come sometime this week as lawmakers return from their summer break.Oil prices will be affected if military action is taken in Syria, even though the country is not an oil exporter.“It’s kind of a blueprint reaction from the markets. Syria is not an important player as it relates to oil exports but typically when you see some of these conflicts or issues arise in the Middle East, obviously it has implications for the flow of oil around the world,” said Fehr.“We’re seeing some of that be reflected in oil prices because geopolitical threats tend to get reflected in the oil markets. But some of that can be temporary.” read more

Suncor says Mildred Lake shipments resume following fire in March

Suncor says Mildred Lake shipments resume following fire in March by The Canadian Press Posted May 1, 2017 7:00 am MDT Last Updated May 1, 2017 at 4:20 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email CALGARY – Suncor Energy (TSX:SU) says that shipments from the Syncrude Mildred Lake oilsands operation have resumed following a fire in March.The company says Syncrude completed repairs and startup activities over the weekend to begin shipping product by pipeline.The fire burned for two days in March at the Mildred Lake oilsands upgrader after a pipeline began leaking near one of its two hydrotreating units.The plant can produce about 350,000 barrels per day when it is operating at capacity.Shipments are currently at approximately 140,000 barrels per day and are expected to ramp up as additional units complete turnaround activities.Suncor, which owns more than 53 per cent of Syncrude, says production is expected to return to full rates in June.Note to readers: This is a corrected story. A previous version said Suncor completed the repairs and startup activities for the Syncrude Mildred Lake oilsands operation. read more

STEM building to rise on Clark College campus

first_imgEditors note: This story was written by staff members of The Independent, Clark College’s campus newspaper, as part of a collaboration with The Columbian called Voices From Clark College. It is also being published by The Independent at clarkcollegeindependent.com.Walking through the construction site of the new Science, Technology, Engineering and Math building, it is hard to imagine anything other than the piles of dirt and giant yellow construction vehicles that currently occupy the space.“The level where we currently stand will be the second floor,” said project manager Jim Watkins on a recent walk-through.The new building broke ground in August and has an estimated completion date of Feb. 21, 2016. The building will be “completely operable” June or July 2016, according to Peter Williams, Clark College’s dean of STEM. It will provide the STEM program with modern technology, finally bringing it into the 21st century, according to Watkins. The 70,000-square-foot building going up on the north side of Fort Vancouver Way across from the college’s Gaiser Hall should have been completed by now, but it was delayed due to state funding, Watkins said. The building is expected to cost $41 million.The building will have three levels with 10 classrooms, 11 labs, study areas, tutor rooms and a digital lounge. The building will also feature an engineering collaboratorium, cadaver lab and a drop tower.last_img read more

Galaxy S10 reservations are open now

first_img Post a comment Now playing: Watch this: Mentioned Above Samsung Galaxy S10 (128GB, prism black) 3:49 News • Samsung Galaxy S10, S10E and S10 Plus updates are already waiting for you 36 Photos Share your voice See It See It $899 Tags Yep, the Galaxy S10 leaked again Sprint Review • Galaxy S10 review: As good as the S10 Plus, in a smaller package Abt Electronics Get your name down for a Galaxy S10. Samsung Samsung has opened up reservations for the Galaxy S10 a week ahead of its debut. If you’re quick to sign up, you’ll have early access to preordering and could have your new phone by March 8, the company said. Samsung also says its trade-in system could save you up $550. A reservation will also net you $50 in “instant credit” for accessories. See It $899 Samsung Galaxy S10 $899 Samsung will be unveiling the Galaxy S10 (along with its foldable phone) during its Unpacked event in San Francisco on Feb. 20. However, leaks have already revealed what look like official photos, and we might already know the full specs of the three anticipated models — Galaxy S10 Essential, Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10 Plus. In terms of colors, you’ll likely be able to choose between options known as prism white, prism green, prism black, luxurious ceramic black, luxurious ceramic white and canary yellow.  0 Originally posted on Feb. 13 at 4:34am PT.  How To • How to take badass car photos with your Galaxy S10 Plus Best Buy CNET may get a commission from retail offers. See it The Galaxy S10 arrives Feb. 20 but the photos are here now Phones Mobile $899 Samsunglast_img read more

Dhaka Northern district train service resumes after 3hr

first_imgLater, the rail track was cleared after a relief train from Paksi salvaged the trains. train file photoThe train communication of the country’s northern part with Dhaka was restored three-hour after disruption following a collision between two freight trains in Bhangura railway station on Thursday morning, reports UNB. Oshim Kumar Talukder, Paksi divisional officer of Bangladesh Railway, said that the train service came to halt after the collision took place around 7:00 am.last_img

India withdraws controversial fake news order

first_imgfake newsIndian prime minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday reversed an order to punish journalists found guilty of reporting “fake news”, after an outcry over a perceived government crackdown on the press.The media sanctions, issued late Monday, stated that the government would withdraw the official accreditation of any journalist responsible for repeated reporting of “fake news”.India is the latest government to act against what it calls “fake news”. Malaysia is passing a law allowing for up to six years in jail for publishing allegedly misleading information.The government said it needed to curb the spread of misinformation in the media. But Modi’s office rescinded the directive just hours later amid allegations India’s vibrant press was being muzzled.“PIB (Press Information Bureau) Press release titled ‘Guidelines for Accreditation of Journalists amended to regulate Fake News’ issued on 02 April 2018 stands withdrawn,” the information and broadcasting ministry said in a statement Tuesday.Under the withdrawn guidelines from the ministry, a first offence would have led to a six-month suspension of government accreditation.A second case would attract a year’s suspension followed by a permanent withdrawal for a third offence.About 2,000 journalists with leading Indian media have a Press Information Bureau card from the information ministry, which eases access to government departments and ministries.The Indian Express newspaper in a front-page headline on Tuesday said, “In the name of fake news, govt frames rules to blacklist journalists.”“Move comes in election year,” it added.Several journalists and activists, while acknowledging the problem of fake news, criticised the government intervention.Audrey Truschke, assistant professor of South Asian history at Rutgers University in the United States, called the sanctions “a shocking and unacceptable attack” on freedom of the press in India.“It’s not about #fakenews. Rather, it’s about controlling a notably vibrant press that often sheds light where those in power would prefer darkness,” Truschke posted on Twitter.“Accreditation is not essential to the practice of free journalism but to me this debate is Trumpian in its othering of the media as enemy,” Barkha Dutt, a veteran Indian journalist and editor of the Mojo digital news platform, told AFP.“I don’t deny that fake news is a hugely valid concern and the media should take steps to weed it out,” she said, adding self-regulating industry bodies, not the government, should decide penalties.last_img read more

Magic Johnson Inspires During Visit to Ballou

first_imgBy Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, mgray@afro.comWhether its business or basketball, Hall of Famer Earvin “Magic” Johnson has a special touch when motivating those in his presence.  That presence transcends the sports world and the entertainment community.  Johnson has been as influential as any business investor or developer throughout the D.M.V. over the last two decades and routinely visits quietly to areas where his investments are making an impact.During a 30-minute appearance at Washington D.C.’s Ballou High School in Southeast, Johnson inspired a group of students and brought pride to alumni and other members of the steadily gentrifying community.  Johnson’s message to the audience was a game plan for life that he used to become as big a success in business as he was during a legendary basketball career.Celebrated basketball player and businessman Earvin “Magic” Johnson at Ballou High School in Southeast, D.C. (Courtesy Photo)“If you have a dream then you have to live that dream every day,” Johnson told the audience.  “You have to be focused and you can’t be around [those] who don’t share it because they will bring you down.”Magic Johnson Enterprises teamed with the food service company Sodexo in 2006 to form Sodexo Magic which provides food service and facility management solutions for public and private sector companies around the world.  They currently are responsible for the cafeteria management and hospitality services for D.C. Public Schools and have developed a menu that features healthy meal choices for students and staff. Ballou is one of the schools that has benefitted from his “Magic” touch, which has been another cog in the renaissance of the community surrounding the once troubled community.“This is a momentous day in the history of Ballou High School,” Principal Willie Jackson said.  “I’ve never met a billionaire before, but I sure was a fan of Magic the basketball player, but what he’s done since leaving the game is greater than anything on the court. He is an inspiration to all of us.”Johnson was open and transparent when discussing how the constant doubting of his ability to succeed in basketball and business motivated him to overcome the obstacles on his path to greatness.   The five time NBA champion, who led the Los Angeles Lakers to nine NBA Finals in 12 years, shared the stories of how those who doubted him fueled his burning desire to be successful.“When they said I couldn’t play guard I picked up the ball, dribbled all day and put up shots in the gym for hours,” Johnson recalled.  “My first date with Cookie [his wife] was her helping me in there so I knew she was the one for me.”He also talked openly about how the diagnosis of a learning disability changed his life.  Johnson struggled as a school student because of the challenges of his inability to read at grade level. The admonishing of a teacher who said he would never attend college, which would’ve derailed his NBA hopes, motivated him.“It was just another challenge I had to overcome, and I’ve never run from them,” Johnson said.When Johnson asked three students what they hoped to become professionally after college each wanted to become an entrepreneur. Even with his success as an athlete there were doubters, so his departing challenge was for them to be prepared through research and education.“There were those who told me Black folks wouldn’t pay $3.00 for a cup of coffee,” Johnson quipped. “But I know my customers so the first thing I did was stop selling scones in my stores.”Johnson wasn’t able to address his HIV announcement that prematurely ended his career as the event was abruptly halted.last_img read more

Told off for watching cartoon 13yrold hangs self

first_imgKolkata: A 13-year-old girl from South 24-Parganas’ Narendrapur committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling fan after she was allegedly rebuked by her family members for watching cartoon shows on TV all the time.The victim has been identified as Saheli Mondal (13). The incident took place in the Radhanagar area of Narendrapur police station on early Wednesday morning. The victim’s father Somnath Mondal works as a mason while her mother works as a labourer at a local factory. Also Read – Rain batters Kolkata, cripples normal lifeIt was learnt that the victim was addicted to watching cartoons on television. The matter had gone to such an extent that the girl refused to go to school. The victim’s mother had rebuked her for her excessive indulgence in watching television on Tuesday evening. When her mother Sandhya Mondal returned hom from her work in the evening, she saw the girl watching a cartoon show. As the mother questioned her as to why she was watching television at the time of studying, the girl became agitated. A quarrel broke out between the two. Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Mercedes car in Kolkata, 2 pedestrians killedThe girl later went to sleep after having her dinner. The family members never thought that she could take such a drastic step for being rebuked. On Wednesday morning, the victim did not open the door of her room. Her parents knocked on the door repeatedly but she did not respond. After being informed some locals went to their house and broke open the door. They found the victim hanging from the ceiling. The matter was immediately reported to the local police station. Police reached the spot and sent the victim to a nearby hospital where she was pronounced brought dead. The family members told police that the victim might have committed suicide after getting influenced by television serials where she might have seen people do it. Police have started a detailed probe in this regard.last_img read more

Flow Cytometry Market Size by Key Manufacturers and Application with Share

first_imgFlow Cytometry Market valued $3 billion in 2012 is further expected to reach $6.5 billion by 2020 growing at a CAGR of 30.9%. Increasing needs to enhance precisions and produce faster results as well as need for compact devices are compelling the clinical and diagnostic organization to adopt innovative technologies.Download the Sample Report @ https://www.alliedmarketresearch.com/request-sample/90 Though popularity has been gained in the application field of life science industry, the cost of the instrument is impeding the growth. Due to this, many researchers are still reluctant in adopting this technology in their research work. Moreover, advancing technologies that has brought complex instrumentation requires highly skilled personals to operate these instruments.“Flow cytometry market is in developing phase. Enhancing precision in results and presence of numerous flow cytometry techniques such as multicolor and multi-parameter flow cytometry has acted as a strong foothold, assisting the market growth in majority of the developed economies and foresees high potential in the emerging economies such as Asia Pacific and Africa. These economies have high demand for better health care techniques at an affordable cost. Increasing aged population who need better healthcare, increase in chronic disease and need for better diagnosis and treatment are few driving factors that are impacting the flow cytometry market” state AMR analysts Debbie Shieldsand Rohini Patil.Immunotyping and signal transduction, for example, have been playing a significant role in medical diagnostics. However, conventional technologies used, have limited the accuracy and impacted the result deliverance time of the diagnosis performed. Improving therapeutic scenario is equally attracting focus on early diagnostic tools. Currently, many cancer types have various treatment options; however, this depends on the time of diagnosis and the stage of the cancer. Flow cytometry has been one of the most prevalent technologies which offer solutions for most of the problems discussed above. Key factors restraining the market include high instrument costs and size, lack of awareness among probable users and need for trained personnel. Most of the users are not aware of the advanced development in the flow cytometry technology and believe that the instruments are space consuming, complex in use and are of high cost, thus affecting the market growth.For More Inquiry @ https://www.alliedmarketresearch.com/purchase-enquiry/90The global market for flow cytometry is divided into segments such as products, technology, end users, and applications. Instruments market accounts for the largest share of revenue in the flow cytometry market at present and is expected to remain as the highest revenue generator in 2020. Increase in modularity, accessibility, incorporation of imaging capabilities, availability of wavelengths and targets and size reduction are few of the significant trends in the market assisting in adoption of the instruments by the end users. On the other hand, reagents market is expected to experience the highest growth rate of CAGR 12% during the analysis period. Primary reason escalating this segment is availability of several types of reagents that find diverse usability depending on specific applications like diagnostics, drug discovery, etc.last_img read more

Bella Thorne writes inspiring note about mental health

first_imgBella Thorne | Photo: Instagram/bellathorne The actress took to the social media site yesterday, admitting: ‘I’m up and down most of the time.’The Babysitter star, believed to be dating YouTuber Tana Mongeau and rapper Mod Sun, has spoken about suffering from depression in the past.Bella, who also stars in this month’s Assassination Nation, told fans: ‘I’m sad and confused about everything but yet so certain. I feel like my emotions are always all over the place and I can’t always contain them.‘I always wonder if I’ll find ME or is the person im looking at in the mirror..is that me? Is that all I have? Just me?’ Bella Thorne has discussed her mental health in an inspiring Instagram post for those struggling with similar issues. eTN Chatroom for Readers (join us) ‘It’s not just me’‘It’s not just me,’ she furthermore added, ‘it’s all of us. If you are having sad thoughts call the suicide hotline they won’t Judge you. They’ll listen.[Bella’s new film] Conrad and michelle premieres tonight. The heart of this story for me, revolves around our constant depression in this day and age.’Conrad & Michelle: If Words Could Kill is a TV movie starring Bella that aired on LIFETIME last night. It is fictionalized account of the suicide of teenager Conrad Roy in 2014.She also added: ‘After you watch the movie look up the true story. We are ALL calling out in ways to be saved.’Need support? Here are some LGBTI helplines for those in crisis or seeking advice.Got a news tip? Want to share your story? Email us .center_img Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… GAYSTARNEWS- Read the full article on Gaystarnews:  :https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/bella-thorne-writes-inspiring-note-about-mental-health/last_img read more

The Use of 3D Printing in Cardiology

first_imgRelated Cardiovascular 3-D Printing Content:The Future of 3-D Printing in MedicineVIDEO: Applications in Cardiology for 3-D Printing and Computer Aided Design FDA Changes Rules For Custom Medical Device ExemptionsChildren’s Hospital Los Angeles Cardiologist Creates Modified Stent for 18-month-old Using Printed 3-D Model3-D Printed Heart Technology Aids Diagnosis, Procedural PlanningVIDEO interview with Dee Dee Wang, M.D., explaining the use of 3-D printing to aid procedural planning and guidance in complex structural heart cases. 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Dee Dee Wang, M.D., runs Henry Ford Hospital’s 3-D printing lab that supports its complex structural heart program.Three-dimensional (3-D) printed anatomic models created from a patient’s computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or 3-D ultrasound imaging datasets are seeing increasing use for procedural planning and hands-on clinical education. Some cardiovascular centers have created their own 3-D printing labs to enable on-demand printing of complex anatomy not only for planning and device sizing, but also to practice dry runs and aid procedural navigation. An emerging trend is the use of new 3-D computer modeling software to enable virtual device implantations for improved patient selection, to reduce complications, and enable faster development of novel transcatheter devices and procedural techniques.  Moving From Static Models to Dynamic Computer SimulationsHenry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Mich., was a pioneer in the use of a 3-D printing lab as part of its renowned structural heart program. “We get a lot of high-risk patients who are turned down by other institutions and because of our heart team and the transcatheter procedures we offer,” said Dee Dee Wang, M.D., FACC, FASE, FSCCT, director of structural heart imaging, medical director 3-D printing, Henry Ford Innovations Institute. Many patients referred to her center are too frail, old or sick to be surgical candidates and they come to Henry Ford as a last resort. For this reason, precision is important, so 3-D printing was adopted to review complex anatomies and new types of procedures.Watch a VIDEO interview on 3-D printing with Wang at the 2017 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference. “There is added value of 3-D printing during procedures, but what we quickly learned was that the real value of 3-D printed anatomy is in the physical shape,” Wang explained. However, she said it was not as impactful in adult structural heart disease or interventions as originally planned. She said the problem with 3-D models is that it freezes the motion of the heart in a static position. Since the physiology of the heart is constantly moving, a 3-D print cannot predict the exact impact of a procedure on the anatomy or function of the moving heart. CT imaging can determine what device size to put into a patient, Wang said. “What we were missing is computer-aided design (CAD), because then you have the technology to see depth, angulation, diameters and anatomical constrains,” she explained. For this reason, Henry Ford has been an early adopter of the Mimics Innovation Suite CAD software from the 3-D printing vendor Materialise. This medical-grade software creates dynamic, virtual 3-D models where virtual devices can be placed to look at their impact on hemodynamics, or how the movement of the heart is impacted. Mitral valve regurgitation (MR) is the No. 1 valvular heart disease. As the U.S. population ages, the patient population for MR and surgical valve procedures is expected to rise rapidly. “However, it is the most high-risk procedure that can cause death on the table,” Wang said. “This is where transcatheter interventions are moving to, and 3-D modeling has two critical roles, which are sizing and identifying LVOT (left ventricle outflow tract) obstruction. This helps us see what we fear. If we undersize a valve it embolizes. If we oversize a valve, it causes LVOT obstruction. We also can have annular disruption, which can tear apart the heart.“The value in 3-D for us is actually in the computed-aided design,” Wang continued. “We learned we can size the valves using the CAD software. We can overlay a valve and see how it fits. We can take the patient’s CT scan and use computer modeling to try implanting the valves in various positions to find out what valve size we are going to use, and find out what the impact will be on LVOT. We calculate a baseline LVOT surface area to see what level of blood flow they live with, and then we model a valve inside and see what remainder of the LVOT they have left, and we can set a cutoff perimeter. We have done enough of these patients where we now have a curve. Our data is pretty good and we know where the cutoff curve for procedures should be, so we know when to send a patient to hospice and not try to put a valve in them.”This ability to do computer modeling also is impacting the development of new devices and techniques. “The real-world impact with CAD-specific modeling, we can now find alternative ways to innovate new technologies,” Wang said. This included the development of a technique using alcohol spatial ablations to make the LVOT bigger, so patients who would have died a year ago during this procedure can now survive. She also said they know if they angle the valves in some patients, this could produce better outcomes for some. This modeling helps tailor the implant procedure to the specific patient. “In the mitral valve, we can kill patients, but patient-specific modeling can help prevent that,” Wang said.  Related Content Video Player is loading.ITN Assessing Cardiovascular Risk in Ultra-endurance AthletesPlay VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 11:59Loaded: 1.36%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -11:59 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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Videos | Cardiac Imaging | July 30, 2019 VIDEO: Assessing Cardiovascular Risk in Ultra-endurance Athletes Nate Bachman, graduate read more Video Player is loading.GE Cardiographe cardiac CT scanner at SCCT19Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:38Loaded: 26.15%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:38 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.center_img News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 07, 2019 Contrast Use in First Transthoracic Echocardiogram for Heart Failure Reduces Repeat Testing Heart failure is the fourth most common cause for all admission to U.S. hospitals, and it is the most common reason for… read more Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 07, 2019 VIDEO: Walk Around of a GE Cardiographe Dedicated Cardiac CT Scanner This is a quick walk around of the GE Healthcare Cardiographe dedicated cardiac CT system on display at the… read more Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 07, 2019 VIDEO: Walk Around of a Siemens Go.Top Dedicated Cardiac Scanner This is a quick walk around of the new Siemens Somatom Go.top cardiovascular edition compact computed tomography (CT) read more Partnerships Make 3-D More AccessibleThe setup and maintenance costs for 3-D printing can be expensive, especially at centers where there is very limited application. This has led to the creation of partnerships between advanced imaging vendors and 3-D printer vendors to create contract services for one-off printing projects. Advanced visualization software company Vital Images was the first to develop a partnership with 3-D printer company Stratasys in 2015. Customers can print-on-demand using Vital’s Vitrea advanced visualization software and Stratasys’ 3-D printing services. Vital Images’ software takes patient scans and converts them into STL files that can be sent directly to a 3-D printer, improving workflow efficiency and 3-D printing accessibility. In 2016, TeraRecon partnered with 3-D printing provider WhiteClouds. The workflow process to print highly detailed, full-color 3-D models directly from the TeraRecon software eliminates the step of needing to create an STL file. The goal of the service is to provide a user-friendly workflow with zero startup costs where customers can quickly create high resolution and life-like anatomical models.Most picture archiving and communication system (PACS) vendors offer STL file conversion to enable 3-D printing from clinical image datasets. Some are taking that ability further with formal partnerships with 3-D printing vendors. A few imaging IT companies, including GE Healthcare and Carestream, have recently partnered with the 3-D printing and software company Materialise to develop a software package that will allow the easy creation of 3-D printable files. Philips Healthcare is in the process of inking a deal with two 3-D printing vendors that it plans to unveil in the fourth quarter of 2017.  Technology | Neuro Imaging | August 07, 2019 Synaptive Medical Launches Modus Plan With Automated Tractography Segmentation Synaptive Medical announced the U.S. launch and availability of Modus Plan featuring BrightMatter AutoSeg. This release… read more Building a Cardiac 3-D Printing Program For centers thinking of creating a 3-D printing program, cardiologists need to ask what they plan to use the models for to determine what they need in terms of printer quality and types of media to make the models, said Vijay Iyer, M.D., Ph.D., director of the complex valve clinic and structural heart interventions at the Gates Vascular Institute (GVI) and Buffalo General Medical Center (BGMC). Iyer helped create a 3-D printing lab at Gates. If the printed models are for educational purposes, these can be printed out of a single color and material. But, if the model will be used for pre-procedural planning, he said a higher-end printer will be needed that can print multiple materials to simulate the actual anatomy. This includes flexible materials for soft tissues and hard plastics to simulate things like calcified valves. “The ability to do multi-material printing is very important if you are using the models for procedural planning and dry runs,” Iyer said. “We print the entire structure, including the valves, aortic arch and the femoral access points to see the impact of the angulations and vessel tortuosity. If you only print the heart, you don’t have all the anatomy that plays a role in the delivery of the device.”To start a 3-D printing program, Iyer said a hospital needs physicians who will champion the project and invest time. There also needs to be buy-in from the other physicians so the lab will be used. “It’s not just a shiny new toy, they have to understand its applications and actually use it,” he stressed. He said the biggest value in 3-D printing is being able to see complex anatomy in a new way to better prepare physicians for procedures and to better understand potential complications. “For someone to really understand the anatomy — even for an experienced cardiologist — they do not always appreciate the complexities by looking at 2-D images from ultrasound, CT scans or angiography,” Iyer explained. “In congenital heart cases, 3-D printing is invaluable. We find it most beneficial in the areas of pre-surgical planning, transcatheter structural heart procedural planning, and education and training.” This includes use for planning, device sizing, and procedural guidance for novel devices and techniques, such as mitral or pulmonic transcatheter valve-in-valve procedures. “We try to anticipate problems with dry runs using the 3-D printed anatomy,” Iyer said. “We want to answer questions like is a 23 mm valve better than a 26 mm valve, or what are the delivery issues we will likely run into. We sometimes change the sizes of devices or the choice of wires we will use based on the 3-D printed anatomy.”Gates Vascular Institute often prints 3-D models of patients’ left atrial appendage (LAA) prior to Watchman transcatheter occlusions. Iyer said the shape of the LAA varies tremendously between patients, so careful patient selection is important to prevent embolization. The models help determine the best deployment landing zones and help evaluate the actual 3-D shape, depth and ostium of the LAA, which all play a role in the success of LAA occluder implantations. Iyer said physicians at the institute have been creative to think of new applications for 3-D printing. One use that was not thought of originally is to print the vasculature of the brain in complex neuro-interventional procedures. This way operators can see if devices fit the anatomy and if they can be successfully navigated through very tortuous anatomy. Physicians also have discussed using 3-D printed coronary vessels with known fractional flow reserve (FFR) readings to bench-test use of various device therapies to see the impact on hemodynamics.  Videos | Cardiac Imaging | July 30, 2019 VIDEOS | EP LAB | JULY 26, 2019 VIDEO: What Electrophysiologists Need From CT Imaging Prior to AF and VT Ablations Mark Ibrahim, M.D., F read more Video Player is loading.Pierre Qian explains radiotherapy to ablate VTPlay VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 7:34Loaded: 2.19%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -7:34 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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Videos | Radiation Therapy | July 30, 2019 VIDEO: Use of Radiotherapy to Noninvasively Ablate Ventricular Tachycardia Pierre Qian, MBBS, read more Creating 3-D Printable FilesCreating files for 3-D printing from medical imaging datasets starts with good imaging, said Shuai Leng, Ph.D., associate professor of medical physics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. “If you start with garbage in, you get garbage out, so you need good image quality.” To create a usable 3-D file, he suggests using 0.6 mm thin imaging slices. This allows for very smooth surfaces. By comparison, he said use of 6 mm slices will make the printed object very rough and textured, appearing pixelated, when it is printed in 3-D. He said dual-energy CT is great for 3-D printing because it can easily exclude bone so only blood vessels or soft tissue remain in the image area. Metal implants commonly cause problems when creating 3-D printing files, but dual-energy systems have metal artifact reduction software to separate the metal and artifacts from the anatomy to allow creation of better models. When using 3-D models for procedural planning and navigation, he suggests ensuring the precision of the model by using U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared 3-D printing software. The resulting printed models also should be compared to the original images to ensure the sizing is correct. Before printing, images should be checked in three planes and approved by a radiologist or the ordering physician. The final imaging files are converted into STL/CAD files that can be read by the 3-D printers and translated into the final 3-D object. Videos | Cardiac Imaging | July 30, 2019 VIDEO: The History of CT Calcium Scoring Arthur Agatston, M.D., clinical pro read morelast_img read more

Luis Suárez bites again as Uruguay eliminates Italy

first_imgRelated posts:Injured Uruguay star Suárez in camp; England crushes Peru; key Italian player breaks leg Italy ties tiny Luxembourg; England equals Ecuador; Uruguay shuts down Slovenia Do or die for England, Uruguay on Thursday Italy coach Prandelli resigns immediately after group stage elimination https://vine.co/v/MtJ5VEMBg6dA compilation of all three of Suárez’s biting incidents:https://vine.co/v/MtJH2xOmdOKNATAL, Brazil — Uruguay skipper Diego Godín scored to send Italy crashing out of the World Cup on Tuesday amid a new biting controversy for South American star striker Luis Suárez.Uruguay beat Italy 1-0 in the tense match in which the Europeans ended with 10-men and exited at the group stage for the second consecutive World Cup.But amid the celebrations, immediate attention fell on a clash between Suárez and Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini who showed teeth marks in his shoulder after.Television replays showed Suárez — who has twice been sanctioned for biting players — appearing to attempt to sink his teeth into Chiellini’s shoulder in an off-the-ball incident.Italy won the 2006 World Cup, then failed to reach the last 16 in South Africa four years ago. They required only a draw against Uruguay at Estadio das Dunas in Natal to go through this time.However, the Azzurri suffered a critical blow early in the second half when Claudio Marchisio received a red card for a rough tackle.Shortly after the Suárez-Chiellini incident, Godín rose in a crowded box and the ball rebounded off his shoulder to beat Buffon in the 81st minute.Uruguay’s win means they leapfrog Italy to join Costa Rica in the last 16 of the tournament. Facebook Commentslast_img read more

Claiming my AfroLatinidad

first_imgI was born in Brooklyn, New York several moons ago to a Costa Rican mom, newly immigrated, and a Panamanian dad who were sorting their way through the landscape that is the United States. One of my favorite childhood pastimes in our humble Brooklyn apartment was to look through the stiff photo albums (a pre-digital, non-cloud based form of storage) that my mother diligently continued to fill with old black-and-white and color photos of my babyhood. High on top of her wardrobe, the albums sat, filled with creased plastic pages holding too many pictures of people from “home.” My favorite was the scalloped white frame sepia print of my white-hairedabuelito hoisting my tiny body in his arms while my abuelita is smiling away from the camera: she is focused on me, her first grandchild. I was the only one of four grandchildren to meet my grandfather before he passed away in 1972. It would be to my grandmother that all my first and lasting associations with Costa Rica were linked.During random summer vacations, my family would make the occasional – and expensive, for working-class parents in New York City – journey to visit my mother’s family. My first encounters with Costa Rica were in the barrio of San Rafael Abajo, Desamparados, where lifelong friendships were crafted between Brooklyn English and Spanish. I loved my grandmother’s three-bedroom house, which felt opulent compared to our two-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn. I remember sitting in the doorway with “our” dog, Mitzy, staring at the mountains and eating mangoes, filling my head with girl-dreams with my sister, cousin and Tico neighbors; my grandmother’s escovitch fish fragrant in the background.  We mixed the novelty of being from the U.S. with the coffee-rich caresses of family and community. It was only when my grandmother needed to go into San José that I began to expand my knowing of Costa Rica, and its knowing of me.All dressed up and shifting colones in my palms, I followed my abuelita to the main post office in town. On this particular excursion, I remember crossing the street near Avenida Central and I heard a man’s voice rise from the car parked at the light. “Negrita, morena” he called, and it stopped me in my tracks. I did not know how to take this new naming of my brown body as I ran to catch up with my grandmother.Fast-forward some 20 years. No longer a quinceñera, I sit today thinking about what that man had in his voice which caused me pause. What did it mean for him to call me those racial signifiers? Was it violence? Was it racism? Was it admiration? Would my grandmother be called such words? Whatever the intent, my memories drew me back to being called a “nigger” for the first time at the age of 5 on the streets of Florida during a summer vacation. That was my introduction to race and racism in the United States. The mantles I created to protect my brown girl-self moving through New York to attain education in mostly white spaces did not seem to fit properly in the context of Costa Rican labels.As a teenager with brown skin, straightened hair and a lover of all things “Menudo,” I never fit into the spaces of claiming a Latina identity because I did not look like my Puerto Rican and Dominican sisters screaming for Ricky and Ray at the Madison Square Garden concerts. Though I longed for a place in this community of Latinas whose Spanish rolled off tongues with a fury, I could only pace through words with my mother at our kitchen table and endlessly sing Menudo songs, cramming the lyrics and their meanings into my head to create the language of my forefathers.Experiences in college and graduate school placed me firmly back into an identity which marked me “black,” yet never fully African-American; though I bore that historical legacy daily, I could not claim it as my own. I was raised with a Caribbean sensibility. As I searched to get over my sense of homelessness, (not belonging), I kept coming back to the idea of being called a morena on the streets of Costa Rica. I rolled around the memories from visits to Costa Rica when I heard my aunts call each other morena or negrita with love and laughter. I think of La Negrita, the patron saint of Costa Rica, and realize it is all very complex.As I became more entrenched in studying and thinking of the world of AfroLatin@s within the United States and its diaspora, I faced an identity crisis when teaching a class using the “AfroLatin@ Reader” by Juan Flores and Miriam Jimenez Romain. As I was laughing about the similarities of the narratives we read and my growing-up life, both in New York and during summers with my Costa Rican family, a student asked me if I was an Afro-Latina. I became tongue-tied; I did not have an honest answer. I turned that conversation into a teaching moment where I opened up about the vulnerability of never really fitting into the stereotypical ideals of being a Latina and so it became expedient for me to use the umbrella of “blackness.” Until that moment, I never considered the possibility of naming myself AfroLatina or an AfroCosta Rican (of U.S. descent).Today, I tentatively claim a layering of names and titles including AfroLatina, black, woman, wife, sister, daughter, mother, scholar, writer, vegetarian, yoga enthusiast… and it feels safe.  I don’t have answers to what these words mean in Costa Rican society, but my desire is to find out while challenging others to move outside of using racially defined markers, even when speaking endearingly. In the end, I want to find out if the broader cultural meanings of negra and morena signify Costa Rica’s attempts at embracing an Afro-Latinidad. Related posts:From a corner: Being Afro-Latina in Costa Rica A look back at 1930s Limón and the real legacy of Afro-Caribbean immigrants Finding La Negrita: A story of coming home La Cruz de Caravaca: A signpost from the past Natasha Gordon-Chipembere, a writer, professor and founder of the Tengo Sed Writers Retreats, moved to Heredia, Costa Rica with her family from New York in June 2014. She may be reached at indisunflower@gmail.com. “Musings from an Afro-Costa Rican” will be published twice-monthly.center_img Facebook Commentslast_img read more

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Basileios Foutris, killing an eight-month-old boy and injuring six including a special police officer, (Japan has a second scientific whale hunt in the North Pacific that is not affected by the international court’s ruling. Among the biggest winners in Trump’s plan are the inheritors of the net worths of the nation’s millionaires and billionaires. despite working longer hours when paid and unpaid work is taken into account," Aizawa says. Let me tell you, Our plan to legalize & regulate marijuana just passed the Senate. read more