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After investigating and reporting on a torrent of questionable and disturbing police actions during Gary Griffith’s three-year tenure as Police Commissioner, this newspaper welcomes the investigation into the activities of several senior police officials handpicked by him. At the same time, however, we have to admit some unease about the timing of the investigation and …

India must change, from darkening elected authoritarianism to building institutions for the inclusion of citizens in governance The human body, like a nation, is made up of structures and processes. A bony skeleton holds it together. Processes such as respiration, blood circulation and the formation of new cells give life to the body. When the …

Missouri didn’t start medical cannabis sales until October 16, 2020, but a report released earlier this month revealed how well authorized patients were lined up to access it. The Missouri Department of Health and Aging Services (DHSS) issued 56,448 new patient licenses and 12,062 renewed patient licenses between December 6, 2019 and December 5, 2020, …

Posted: Aug 29, 2021 / 12:49 AM EDT / Update: Aug 29, 2021 / 12:49 AM EDT NASCAR President Steve Phelps, left, presents a trophy to Wendell Scott’s son Frank Scott ahead of the Cup Series car race at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday, August 28, 2021, in Daytona Beach, Fla. NASCAR presented Scott’s family …

SPENCER, Wisconsin (WAOW) – Play soccer or ride a bike. You never forget how to do both. This is the case with Brock Bennington of Spencer / Columbus Catholics. “I just started lifting, and I wanted to hit some people so I just joined.” He came out for the first year on the team and …

Engaging pharmacists in geriatric medicine in hospitals and elderly care facilities will help reduce the high rates of unplanned drug-related hospitalizations in Australia, according to a prominent advocate. Kristin Michaels of the Society for Hospital Pharmacists of Australia writes below that it is high time to support this specialized and targeted care. Kristin Michaels writes: …

Residential SAWS customers with over 60 days overdue receive a little more help and time. Customers enrolled in the San Antonio Water System Affordability Rebate Program with over 60 days overdue bills as of August 1 – and who have not paid in full or have not purchased a payment plan in mid-September – will …

The next Zambian government should urgently clean up the lead pollution that has affected the health of tens of thousands of children and adults in the town of Kabwe, six organizations said, following the publication of a letter from United Nations experts on the matter. Ahead of the general elections scheduled for August 12, 2021, …

It has been a long time since we had as many feedbacks as with the Open Letter to Cyril Ramaphosa published yesterday. It was submitted by a member of the BizNews community who requested to remain anonymous. The content has certainly hit the spot for many. Here is an email from stockbroker Nigel Dunn, an …

Researchers led by Dr. Waseem Khaliq of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have found that the combination of inpatient breast cancer screening training and inpatient screening mammography made it possible to obtain a screening mammogram for hospitalized women. They also found that more African American hospitalized women (86.2%) had had a hospital-based screening mammogram …