Ian Paterson: Why have private patients not been compensated? – BBC News

June 26, 2017

“What he did – it will never go away. When you go private, you think you’ve got the best.” Ian Paterson: Surgeon was ‘psychopathic like Shipman’ Breast surgeon ‘played God’ with women’s bodies Ian Paterson: ‘He took a pound of flesh for money’ Linda Millband, National lead lawyer for clinical negligence at legal firm Thompsons, is acting for more than 500 of Paterson’s former private patients. She said private …

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Reality Check: How many people are affected by May’s offer? – BBC News

June 24, 2017

The number of citizens of the other 27 EU countries living in the UK in 2015 was estimated by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) to be around 3.2 million. Polish citizens topped the list with 916,000 – more than any other Nationality. In 2001, there were only 38,000 Polish Nationals living in the UK. Read more from Reality Check Follow us on Twitter More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductseCompare – 10 projects The Ultimate: 7 Network Affiliate Store Builder …

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Hill figures: The stories behind the scars on England’s skin – BBC News

June 24, 2017

Image copyright National Trust Image caption Is it a horse or a dragon? It is said that when King Arthur awakes the hill figure will rise up and dance The Uffington Horse, in the Berkshire Downs, is considered the oldest hill figure of them all. Carved in the Iron Age, there has been an unbroken chain of people caring for this prehistoric monument for the past 3,000 years. Image copyright August Schwerdfeger Image caption The Osmington White Horse was carved in honour of King George …

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Analyst Warns GOP: House Majority Is In Danger In 2018

June 22, 2017

… districts leanings by an average of 8 points. If Democrats were to overperform by that much nationwide next year, it could swing 80 seats. But these results fit a pattern that should still worry GOP incumbents everywhere, regardless of Trumps National approval rating and the outcome of the healthcare debate in Congress, he said. Not everyone agrees with that assessment. This is a district that Donald Trump won by 1.5 percent. A metro area, urban district that frankly should be trending …

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Record-Breaking Heat Wave In Southwest Reportedly Claims 4 Lives

June 22, 2017

… have reached 120 degrees in the southwest this week. The bodies of a 57-year-old father and his 21-year-old son from Corpus Christi, Texas, were found earlier this week in the Carlsbad Caverns National Park in New Mexico, where they were hiking, media reported. The National Weather Service and local authorities issued heat advisories and warnings, urging residents to stay indoors and to drink plenty of water if they were outdoors. Power grid operators encouraged customers to use electricity …

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News Daily: Van hits crowd near mosque – BBC News

June 19, 2017

… week’s disaster. Macron wins parliamentary majority It’s not the landslide many predicted, but French President Emmanuel Macron’s party has won a clear majority in the country’s parliamentary elections. His centrist La Republique En Marche group, with its MoDem ally, took more than 300 seats in the 577-member National Assembly. But voter turnout hit a record low – just 42%. Analysis: Macron’s conquest is complete. What now? By Hugh Schofield, in Paris The …

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Patagonia’s CEO Is Ready To Lead The Corporate Resistance To Trump

June 18, 2017

… Patagonia has taken on a number of National conservation efforts since environmentalist and rock climber Yvon Chouinard founded it in 1973. In 1988, the firm launched a campaign to restore the natural splendor of Yosemite Valley, which was being destroyed by cars and lodges. The company took on a more consumer-centric approach, launching an ad campaign in 2011 urging customers its jackets in an attempt to address rampant waste in the fashion industry. The company was relatively quiet for the …

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Foreign Carmakers Invoke Reagan To Sway Trump On Trade

June 17, 2017

… supports involves modernization and revitalization, suggesting it would back changes to the agreement removing remaining barriers to trade, particularly in areas of the economy that did not yet exist when NAFTA was brokered. It works very well for us right now. You can always strengthen an agreement, said Chip Bowling, chairman of the National Corn Growers Association in remarks before Ross spoke. Bringing NAFTA up to speed with the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which would have created …

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NHS cyber-attack was ‘launched from North Korea’ – BBC News

June 17, 2017

The same group is also thought to have been behind the theft of money from banks. NHS hit In May, ransomware called WannaCry swept across the world, locking computers and demanding payment for them to be unlocked. The NHS in the UK was particularly badly hit. Officials in Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) began their own investigation and concluded their assessment in recent weeks. The ransomware did not target Britain or the NHS specifically, and may well have been a …

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The Revolutionary Street Art Project That Inspired Banksy And Empowered A City’s Youth

June 15, 2017

… anti-authority slogans such as No Police State in Barton Hill or ones promoting the far-right movement, the National Front. John Nation These guys produced a piece that was so vibrant, Nation said. It helped break down some barriers. Lots of these guys listened to hip hop, reggae and black-inspired music. Lots of the artists they looked up to were black, hispanic and Puerto Rican, but they were in a predominantly white area. Being involved in graffiti opened their eyes and helped to lower …

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Sanders Movement Plots Democratic Party Takeover At Weekend Gathering

June 13, 2017

… financial need was not a barrier to participation. The labor union and influential Sanders backer National Nurses United covered the cost of the building rental, staff and amenities of the conference itself, including customized banners and swag, a mobile app for scheduling updates, three square meals for everyone and a handful of shopping-mall-style photo stations for goofy group pictures. This is a representation of a democratizing movement. Having people here who could not afford to be here …

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Bill Maher Is A Dangerous White Man

June 11, 2017

… desensitizes his audience to race matters throughout the country, which black people (and all people of color, more broadly) can ill afford. And with people of color frequently relying upon white allies to serve as vehicles toward racial progress, the prospect of continued National apathy to our plight and dismissal of our grievances is an ill omen. Dr. Michael Eric Dyson was not originally scheduled to appear on last nights episode of Real Time With Bill Maher. Dyson, a friend of the …

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Lincoln Memorial Pool To Be Drained After 80 Ducklings Die

June 11, 2017

The first batch of the dead ducklings was discovered May 20 and the rest were found over a two-day period. Necropsies by the U.S. Geological Surveys National Wildlife Health Center determined they had died of high levels of microscopic parasites that develop in snails living in the pool, according to a statement from the park service. The parasites are ingested by the ducks when they eat the snails. The deaths followed a heat wave in D.C. There have been snails in there for as long as anyone …

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Trump’s Climate Withdrawal Is An Impeachable Offense

June 9, 2017

… must, and will, continue to build the global climate justice movement. Marjorie Cohn is professor emerita at Thomas Jefferson School of Law and former president of the National Lawyers Guild. Follow her on Twitter. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsViking PLR Annual 2017 Viking PLR is an awesome collection of internet marketing related PLR packages each including a free report, an ebook, and a video course. These packages come with full private label rights and can be …

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The ‘Boy In The Ambulance’ Emerges In Interviews With Pro-Assad Media

June 7, 2017

… Mohammad Kheir Daqneesh, on a couch in an Aleppo home. Other photos on Allouches Facebook account show the journalist wearing a shirt with the image of Assads face. According to Ruptlys report, Daqneesh had concluded that the footage was used by opposition-supporters for the purpose of propaganda. Another video taken by the Russian news station shows Omranwaving the Syrian National flag. They are the ones who hurt us and our country and displaced the people, Daqneesh said. Omrans …

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Mountain Climber Makes History With Rope-Free, Death-Defying Ascent At Yosemite

June 5, 2017

The 31-year-old elite climber on Saturday became the first person to scale the nearly 3,000-foot face of Yosemites El Capitan granite formation without ropes or safety gear, an act known in mountaineering as free-soloing. National Geographic, which exclusively reported Honnolds ascent, called it perhapsthe greatest feat of pure rock climbing in the history of the sport. Fellow elite climber Tommy Caldwell had another way of describing Honnolds feat: After Honnold completed his climb in 3 …

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General Election 2017: The EU citizens in the UK who can’t vote – BBC News

June 4, 2017

… elections but not in National elections. It’s frustrating because I can’t get my voice heard. I’ve been living here for 16 years and I still can’t do anything. The only thing I can do is be more vocal on social media. I can get other friends to see my point of view. I’m applying for permanent residency. It’s really, really difficult because I don’t know what’s going to happen to me. And I still need to look after my partner. What’s going to …

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Vladimir Putin Suggests American Hackers Framed Russia

June 4, 2017

… may have framed Russia for the hacking. His comments came one day after he said patriotic Russian hackers may have attempted to sway the 2016 election, but again insisted there was no state involvement. Despite U.S. intelligence linking Russian officialsto efforts to sway the outcome of the election in Trumps favor including reports that Putin himself directed the hacks the Russian president has denied any state involvement in the hacks, which included breaches of Democratic National …

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Champions League: 170,000 football fans head to Cardiff – BBC News

June 3, 2017

… we are expecting. “For those who have tickets, our advice is to allow extra time for travel and security checks and to remain vigilant throughout the day. You are also advised not to bring a bag to the stadium, there will bag drops across the city.” Drivers have also been banned from all roads around the National Stadium of Wales, Callaghan Square and the Capitol Shopping Centre. Ian Rush kicks off Champions League festival Champions League final: What’s happening when Guide …

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JetBlue Could Soon Let You Scan Your Face To Board Planes

June 2, 2017

… customers will then be allowed onto the jet bridge. The airline hopes the paperless, device-less boarding system will make for a more seamless boarding process. Delta also announced on Wednesday that the airline would test fingerprint boarding technology at Reagan Washington National Airport in Washington, D.C. In March, American Airlines overhauledits boarding procedure to simplify the process for travelers. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended Products1 Share In The MTC Coop – …

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Bill OReilly’s ‘Killing Patton’ Movie Gets Killed By Fox’s NatGeo

June 2, 2017

According to The Hollywood Reporter,OReillys latest movie adaptation of his best-selling Killing book series has been scrapped by the National Geographic Channel but apparently not for the reasons youre thinking. Despite multiple sexual harassment claims against him, and Fox News, which is also owned by 21st Century Fox, severing ties with OReilly, NatGeo told THR the movie was just a difficult project to crack creatively. The movie, which is about World War II General George S. Patton, …

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Trump Grants Ethics Waivers To 17 Top White House Staffers

June 1, 2017

… concern that he or she might put their own financial interests above the interests of the nation. Conways her to meet and communicate with former clients of her consulting firm. allows him to interact with the Republican National Committee, of which he is a former chairman. White House Counsel Don McGhan was one of six lawyers who joined the Trump administration from the law firm Jones Day. All six of them were granted ato participate in communications and meetings with Jones Day. Another …

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43 Percent Of Kids Killed In Car Crashes Aren’t Properly Restrained

June 1, 2017

A report published in the The Journal of Pediatricspresented the factors that may increase the likelihood of a child dying in a car accident in the U.S. based on four years of data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Overall, nearly 16 percent of those children were killed in these fatal accidents. Forty-three percent of the children who died were unrestrained or improperly restrained, and 13 percent were inappropriately seated in the front seat of the car. zenstock via …

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Scott Pelley Reportedly Axed From ‘CBS Evening News’

May 31, 2017

The New York Post, which broke the story on Tuesday evening, saidPelley will remain with the networkat 60 Minutes. There is no word yet on who will replace him, but CBS Money is reporting that senior National correspondent Anthony Mason will likely fill infor now. Scott has it all. He has the experience, the credibility and he is among the very best reporters ever to work at CBS News, Jeff Fager, who was then chairman of CBS News, said in a statement at the time. We like to think of CBS …

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