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Jeep Launches New Vehicle in India

JEEP LAUNCHES NEW COMPASS SUV, PRODUCED IN PUNE, INDIA

1/1Jeep launches new Compass SUV, produced in Pune, India. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Jeep is taking its All-American charm across the world. The U.S. automaker launched the 2017 Compass in Mumbai on Monday. They set up shop for the new SUV near Pune, a city with an established automobile industry. Jeep has been selling cars in India prior…

Leading Disney parks ‘Imagineer’ Martin Sklar dies at 83

1/1Martin A. “Marty” Sklar dead at 83 Show Caption Hide Caption LOS ANGELES (AP) — Martin A. “Marty” Sklar, a right-hand man of Walt Disney and central figure in the development and expansion of his company’s theme parks around the world, has died. Disneyland spokeswoman Suzi Brown confirmed Sklar’s death for The Associated Press. A company statement says he died…

Drink More and Chase Away Diabetes?

LINK BETWEEN FREQUENT DRINKS AND NO DIABETES

Can a glass of alcohol a day chase diabetes away? Some good news if you enjoy a daily cocktail. A new Danish study finds frequent drinkers have a lower risk of diabetes. In fact, men who had 14 drinks a week and women who had nine, were least likely to develop the disease. But how often people drank also played…

Grapefruit and Some Medications Don’t Mix

ASK YOUR DOCTOR ABOUT GRAPEFRUIT

    Ask your pharmacist if it’s ok to drink your favorite beverage with your medicine.   Good news and bad news for grapefruit lovers. It contains vitamin c and potassium. But, the FDA warns it can be dangerous when mixed with certain medication. “Grapefruit contain a chemical called furanocoumarin,” says Clinical Pharmacist Amy Giogvano. How does that exactly work?…

Floods Affecting Parts of Germany

Firefighters Busy Sandbagging

1/4Sandbagging Innerste Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4Innerste Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4Hildesheim flooding Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4German flooding Show Caption Hide Caption Recent flooding in parts of western Germany eased today (Thursday) after heavy rain stopped in Hildesheim and Goslar. The local fire department said that while water levels of the river Innerste briefly rose overnight, it had dropped…

Men Not as Fertile Today

REDUCED FERTILITY CONNECTED TO THE ENVIORNMENT

      Researchers are finding men are significantly less fertile than men were just 40 years ago. Researchers analyzed 185 previous studies involving almost 43-thousand men. From 1973 to 2011, both sperm concentration and overall sperm count declined more than 50 percent in men from North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. Shanna Swan, a senior research says ,”it…

Charlie Gard’s parents ask court to let him die at home

1/1Charlie Gard’s parents Show Caption Hide Caption LONDON (AP) — Charlie Gard’s parents know their treasured son is about to die. They have one final wish — to take him home, put him to bed and kiss him goodbye. The mother of the critically ill baby at the center of an international medical and legal battle returned to London’s High…

Prince William, Kate visit WWII camp, Gdansk on Poland trip

1/1Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate Show Caption Hide Caption GDANSK, Poland (AP) — Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate were guided by two Holocaust survivors around the site of a former Nazi German concentration camp in Poland on Tuesday and then visited the historic city of Gdansk. The royal couple is on a goodwill trip to Poland…

Beyonce introduces newborn twins Sir Carter and Rumi

1/1Beyonce holds twins Rumi and Sir Carter Show Caption Hide Caption Beyonce has finally debuted her twins a month after they were born.The singer posted a picture of herself holding the babies on Instagram late Thursday night and wrote in the caption, “Sir Carter and Rumi 1 month today.” She didn’t mention the babies’ genders. Beyonce is wearing a flowing…