Skip to main content

Feed aggregator

Your next iPhone could be waterproof

Business News - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 18:50
Apple is working on a way to make iPhones waterproof, so maybe next time your phone drops in the toilet it won't be deadly.

What does banned film 'India's Daughter' show?

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 18:19
"India's Daughter," the BBC's documentary about the infamous gang rape and murder of a student in Delhi in 2012, was banned by an Indian court because the excerpts "appear to encourage and incite violence against women."
Categories: International News

More Americans joining ISIS

CNN - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 17:55
One is a 21-year-old California man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join ISIS. The other a 17-year-old Virginia student charged with helping recruit for ISIS.
Categories: National News

No. 11 MSU Tips SEC Tournament Friday Against No. 12 Kentucy

Bulldog Beat - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 17:52
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Postseason action tips off for No. 11/13 Mississippi State on Friday as the Bulldogs open SEC Tournament play on Friday in Little Rock, Ark.

Warby Parker could be next $1 billion company

Business News - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 17:49
Read full story for latest details.

It's time to put a woman on the $20 bill

Business News - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 17:49
Forget about Andrew Jackson and his big hair. It's time we put a woman on the $20 bill.

Fed: Banks could lose $490 billion in next crisis

Business News - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 17:40
Read full story for latest details.

LGBT people in rural areas struggle to find good medical care

Health - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 17:22
When Ryan Sallans, an activist in the Nebraska transgender community, first went to the doctor in 2005 to talk about what he medically needed to do for his gender transition, his doctor wanted to offer medical help. That was the good news.
Categories: Health

'Everybody was screaming for help'

CNN - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 17:02
She knew something awful had happened. It was smoky and all she could hear were muffled screams. Her foot was turned sideways and her legs wouldn't work right. And her good friend, Krystle Campbell, was just lying there on the ground.
Categories: National News

No. 7 Bulldogs Battle Toreros At The Dude This Weekend

Bulldog Beat - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 16:55
STARKVILLE, Miss. – No. 7 Mississippi State (13-1) continues its season-opening homestand this weekend with three games against San Diego (4-6) at Dudy Noble Field.

Ala. Supreme Court: No same-sex marriage licenses

CNN - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 16:41
The Alabama Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered probate judges in the state to stop issuing licenses for same-sex marriages.
Categories: National News

'That blow smashed his skull'

CNN - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 16:36
C.T. Vivian, Joanne Bland and Clark Olsen recount their experiences during the Civil Rights Movement in Selma, Alabama. Read more at CNN.com/selma.
Categories: National News

ABC's 'American Crime:' powerful, but will it be popular?

Business News - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 16:36
"This new ABC drama is the most nuanced, intelligent take on race relations we've seen in years."

Do More With Less

Lifestyles - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 16:15
Five words or less

(NewsUSA) - It's not easy being green. Much of what we purchase to feed our daily habits comes in extraneous packaging better suited to surgery than snacking.

While growing eco-consciousness has yielded no shortage of products to help you avoid wastefulness, the simplest solution is to find ways to do it yourself -- and the following products are cleverly designed to help you do just that.

Problem: Using too many disposable cups.

Solution: Canning jar and a Cuppow drinking lid. From the water cooler to the café, bringing your own cup reduces your footprint without sacrificing your favorite routine.

Available at cuppow.com, $8.99 (free domestic shipping).

Problem: Taking expensive coffee to go.

Solution: CoffeeSock Pour-Over Coffee Filters. Buying your daily cup can add up to more than $1,000 a year, but brewing it yourself can keep that total under $100. A simple pour-over set-up with a reusable organic cotton filter from CoffeeSock Co. gives you the same great taste with none of the waste.

Available at Whole Foods Market, $9.99-$12.99.

Problem: Over-packaged junk food snacks.

Solution: Wide-mouth canning jar with a BNTO jar lunchbox adapter. Convenience comes with a hefty cost at the grocery store, and nothing beats making your own snacks for a fraction of the price. Reusable products help you skip the expensive, over-packaged junk and focus on healthy options while saving money and the environment -- one treat at a time.

Available at BNTO.com, $8.99 (with free domestic shipping).

Women of Twitter launch investment collective, #Angels

Business News - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 16:14
Read full story for latest details.

New Treatment for Undiagnosed Sports Injuries -- From Your Dentist

Lifestyles - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 16:12
Five words or less

(NewsUSA) - Sports-related injuries are common and, when an athlete is hurt, care follows a proven, long-standing protocol of rehabilitation. But what happens when impact occurs to the head, face or jaw, and -- at the time -- no immediate injury is diagnosed?

Weeks, months or even years later, many of these players begin to experience headaches, TMJ/D, migraines, vertigo or tinnitus -- estimated to impact 50 million people in the U.S. to some degree.

"Undiagnosed head trauma from sports injuries -- or other types of impact, including minor car accidents -- is one of the most common causes we see of chronic headaches, migraine, tinnitus and vertigo," says Dr. Ben Burris, an orthodontist with 28 clinics in Arkansas.

Now, these long-term and sometimes debilitating conditions can often be resolved with a painless, non-invasive treatment without drugs or needles -- and all at the dentist's office.

"For over three years, we have been able to help patients with conditions caused by sports injuries," says Dr. Tad Morgan of Tyler, Texas. "If you damaged your knee or shoulder, you would go to the sports medicine clinic for rehab. With injuries to the head, face or jaw, rehab was unavailable until the advent of TruDenta care."

Once diagnosed using a painless, digitally enhanced process, patients receive treatment through a proprietary combination of FDA-cleared, low-level laser therapy, therapeutic ultrasound and other modalities. Each of these was originally developed by MDs in sports medicine to speed the healing of joints and force-related traumas. The TruDenta system can quickly resolve issues in the head, neck, face and jaw, which people may have suffered for years.

"Many of our patients with chronic headaches and migraines are females who have played sports -- soccer, gymnastics or even cycling," says Dr. Richard Hughes of Sandy, Utah. "The common denominator is some form of undiagnosed head trauma which was not properly rehabilitated and resulted in long-term painful symptoms."

TruDenta doctors report rapidly resolving these issues for the majority of patients with long-lasting results. Care is often covered by medical insurance, and TruDenta doctors provide a free consultation.

"We are excited to help these patients in 12 weeks or less without drugs or needles," says Dr. Jeffrey Mastroianni of Glen Carbon, Illinois. "It is truly life-changing for many."

To download the free e-book "Start Living Pain Free," visit www.TruDenta.com/NUSA or call 844-202-2651.

U.S. diplomats have been attacked, killed in past

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 16:01
U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert is the latest American diplomat to come under attack, but he is not the first.
Categories: International News

Adidas to close 200 shops in Russia

Business News - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 14:47
For Adidas, "Impossible is nothing." Except when it comes to making money in Russia.

'Seinfeld' actor dies

CNN - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 14:45
Daniel von Bargen, the talented character actor perhaps best known for playing George Costanza's imbecilic boss Mr. Kruger during the last season of "Seinfeld," has died. He was 64.
Categories: National News
Members of the Punxsutawney Fire Department were called to Aldi in the Punxy Plaza Thursday afternoon to investigate a...
PUNXSUTAWNEY — There is a saying that each one of us has a purpose here on this earth, and even though one local man...
PUNXSUTAWNEY — Punxsutawney Borough Council, despite a controversial meeting that at one point called for a...
Sunday evening, March 15, Plan B of the State College Area Rollers (SCAR) traveled to Skate Station...
On Monday, the District IX Basketball League — which consists of Bradford Area, Brookville Area,...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes