Missing CDC worker's body recovered in Atlanta river

The preliminary cause of death is drowning . "It's not the type of news you want to hear", Terrell Cunningham, the 35-year-old's father had said. The muddy river spot where the officer was found wasn't too far from his house, but there weren't any roads or running trails nearby, so it's not clear exactly how Cunningham got in there.

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  • Researcher Examines Relationship Between Legal Cannabis and Opioid Prescribing
Researcher Examines Relationship Between Legal Cannabis and Opioid Prescribing

There is widespread agreement among doctors and public health experts that marijuana is effective at treating chronic pain. In Prescription Nation , a digest analyzing how states are tackling the worst drug crisis in recorded U.S. The latest studies suggest that such a painkiller already exists - it is called marijuana, and it is legal for medic...

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  • IL resident died after using
IL resident died after using "fake weed"

Though synthetic pot has always been considered risky, severe bleeding is not a known side effect, said Dr. Melissa Millewich, an emergency room physician at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove. "They can contain a variety of chemicals, and users often don't know what those are, such as rat poison", said IDPH Director Dr. Nirav D. Sha...

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  • Question Hour: Should CBSE be held responsible for the paper leak?
Question Hour: Should CBSE be held responsible for the paper leak?

In an official statement, CBSE said that the board had taken into consideration "certain happenings in the conduct of certain examinations". Students who have appeared for the class 10 maths and class 12 economics examinations can stay visiting the CBSE official website, cbse.nic.in to check the rescheduled dates.

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  • Mohammed Shami Did Not Get 'Injured' in Road Accident
Mohammed Shami Did Not Get 'Injured' in Road Accident

Shami has grabbed headlines in recent past with his wife Hasin Jahan lodging an FIR against him, accusing him of domestic violence and infidelity. But police charged him with serious crimes, including attempt to murder, after she filed a complaint.

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  • Delhi Budget: Road fix to be major thrust area, says Kejriwal
Delhi Budget: Road fix to be major thrust area, says Kejriwal

A subsidy of up to Rs 1 lakh will be given to industries in approved industrial areas, to switch to piped natural gas from existing polluting fuels. The total allocation for education sector stands at 13,997 crore. Last month, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had said that the government was working on three-four models for providing free Wi-...

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  • Dutch police detain 90 England supporters for violence
Dutch police detain 90 England supporters for violence

Nearly 60 supporters were detained by riot police in the red light district of the city. Trouble started in Amsterdam on Thursday night, when police detained 25 England fans for throwing beer bottles at officers. "The last 8 are still being questioned, mainly for violence against police officers", the Amsterdam police said in a tweet. Police ...

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  • Most transgenders barred from serving in United States military; as per Trump's order
Most transgenders barred from serving in United States military; as per Trump's order

Military". In another end-of-week news dump, the White House on Friday night released a memorandum effectively banning transgender people from serving in the military, following through on orders Donald Trump issued on Twitter last summer.

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  • Virat Kohli likely to play county cricket for Surrey
Virat Kohli likely to play county cricket for Surrey

In 2014 he had a disastrous tour managing just 134 runs in 10 innings at an average of 13.40 with a highest score of 39. Prior to that, India will be hosting Afghanistan for their maiden Test at Bengaluru on June 14. Should Kohli and India have a re-think, however, the likelihood is Surrey may consider making a new bid for his services - with t...

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  • Trump congratulates Putin on victory in election fraught with ballot stuffing accusations
Trump congratulates Putin on victory in election fraught with ballot stuffing accusations

Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, a frequent Trump critic, called the president's call "odd". Donald Trump congratulated Putin on his election victory Sunday, according to a statement published on the Kremlin's official website. Trump said he also wants to discuss Ukraine, North Korea , and Syria with the Russian leader. What they didn't discuss...

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  • Cast Of 'Stranger Things' Reported To Be Getting Huge Pay Rise
Cast Of 'Stranger Things' Reported To Be Getting Huge Pay Rise

Finn Wolfhard (Mike Wheeler), and Noah Schnapp (Will Byers) will be making about $250,000 each per episode. After one Stranger Things fan had a disappointing birthday party, Millie Bobby Brown is doing her part to make sure the same thing doesn't happen next year.

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  • Promising Male Birth Control Pill Is Safe and Effective, Study Says
Promising Male Birth Control Pill Is Safe and Effective, Study Says

The study found that men who took the highest dose of DMAU, 400 mg, showed " marked suppression " of levels of testosterone and two hormones required for sperm production: luteinizing hormone and follicle-stimulating hormone. For now, even though the Male Contraceptive Initiative has provided a $US150,000 grant for the scientists to move into th...

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  • Michael Porter Jr. leaves the door open for potential return to Missouri
Michael Porter Jr. leaves the door open for potential return to Missouri

Heading into the matchup, Xavier was set as the No. 1 seed in the west and earned an astonishing 102-83 victory over 16-seed Texas Southern. After starting the season off National Basketball Association radars, Jontay has emerged as a potential first-round pick after averaging 10 points a game and stuffing the stat-sheet with assists and rebounds...

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  • Aamir Khan has small birthday celebration with media
Aamir Khan has small birthday celebration with media

He was pleasantly surprised to see wife Kiran Rao waiting at the airport. Produced by Yash Raj Films, the Vijay Krishna Acharya directed movie brings together Aamir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan for the first time on screen, reports Deccan Chronicle .

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  • When do the clocks go forward?
When do the clocks go forward?

Meanwhile, the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) says studies show that springing ahead by one hour can be disruptive for sleep cycles. A good way of remembering how the clocks change is the phrase: "Spring forward, fall back". The reasons listed include reducing energy use, crime and prevent traffic injuries, according to the Unite...

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  • Cricketer Mohammed Shami charged with attempted murder
Cricketer Mohammed Shami charged with attempted murder

The complaint is about domestic violence and infidelity . Indian cricketer Mohammad Shami and four other members of his family have been charged by Kolkata police after the fast bowler's wife Hasin Jahan lodged a complaint. "Shami abused me and started beating me even after returning from South Africa". This has led to different threads ...

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  • Holocaust Museum Revokes Human Rights Award from Aung San Suu Kyi
Holocaust Museum Revokes Human Rights Award from Aung San Suu Kyi

She was internationally celebrated during that time as a pro-democratic icon. Ms Aung San Suu Kyi's release from house arrest in 2010 and, in 2015, ascension to the role of state counsellor after her party's landslide victory at the polls raised hopes that the country had finally emerged from decades of military dictatorship.

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  • Karti Chidambaram Case: Delhi Court Grants CBI Another 3 Days of Custody
Karti Chidambaram Case: Delhi Court Grants CBI Another 3 Days of Custody

The court further asked the CBI court, which would hear CBI's plea for extension of Karti Chidambaram's remand, to pass an order without being influenced by the high court's view. Mehta claimed Karti was maintaining "a false stand" that he was not connected to Advantage Strategic Pvt Ltd, but the new documents seized during the raid showed that...

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  • Opioid overdoses in America worsen: CDC report
Opioid overdoses in America worsen: CDC report

Opioid overdoses in the U.S. increased by more than 30% in a 14 month period, according to health officials. In fact, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , it's getting worse. The largest increases were in Wisconsin (109 percent) and DE (104 percent). Overdoses are often associated with rural Americ...

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