Bar owner charged with selling fake coronavirus vaccine cards in one of the first cases of its kind

By | May 7, 2021

Agents with the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control arrested Old Corner’s owner on Tuesday, charging 59-year-old Todd Anderson with three felony crimes, including identity theft, forging government documents and carrying an unregistered firearm. He was also charged with falsifying medical records, a misdemeanor. Authorities suspect another bar employee in the case, but the investigation is ongoing. Source… Read More »

Better Access to Birth Control Boosts Graduation Rates

By | May 6, 2021

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, May 6, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Access to free or low-cost birth control may be an important factor in improving young women’s futures, according to new research from Colorado. When access to affordable birth control increased, the percentage of young women leaving high school before graduation dropped by double digits, while the… Read More »

Coforge advances 10% on healthy March quarter performance

By | May 6, 2021

Shares of Coforge moved higher by 10 per cent to Rs 3,181.65 on the BSE in intra-day trade on Thursday after the company reported a robust financial and operating performance during the March quarter of the financial year 2020-21 (Q4FY21). The IT firm reported continued growth-led momentum, with consolidated revenue growing 7.1 per cent… Read More »

1 in 4 U.S. Teens Has Had a Concussion

By | May 5, 2021

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, May 5, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Nearly one in four American teens has suffered at least one concussion, according to new research. And though more teens are self-reporting sports-related concussions, visits to the emergency room for these traumatic head injuries fell between 2012 and 2018. “One reason that could explain why adolescents… Read More »

Equitas, Ujjivan, AU Small Finance Bank gain as RBI announces loan relief

By | May 5, 2021

Shares of small finance banks (SFBs) like Equitas SFB, Ujjivan SFB, AU SFB and Suryoday SFB, on Wednesday, rose up to 6 per cent from their respective intra-day day lows on the BSE after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced a special long-term repo operation window for SFBs, whereby the banks can borrow funds up to… Read More »

Organ collection agencies told to improve performance or face tighter rules

By | May 4, 2021

Before a congressional hearing on the industry even began, six of the 57 groups — known as organ procurement organizations, or OPOs — announced that they were withdrawing from their own trade group, the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations. In a news release, they cited AOPO’s “lobbying against lifesaving reforms” being implemented by the federal government, and said… Read More »

Eating Issues Common in People With Autism

By | May 4, 2021

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 4, 2021 (HealthDay News) — While it’s well established that autism and certain eating issues go hand in hand, does gender also play a role? Apparently it does, according to Swedish researchers who set out to better understand whether being male or female influenced eating issues in people who have autism.… Read More »

MARKET LIVE: Sensex gains 150 points; Nifty PSU Bank index up 5%

By | May 4, 2021

LIVE market updates: The Indian benchmark indices were holding on to their slim early gains in Tuesday’s noon deals, lifted mainly by public sector banks. The S&P BSE Sensex hovered around 48,870 levels, up 150 points. Earlier, the index had risen to as high as 48,997. The broader Nifty50 index hovered below 14,650-mark. IndusInd Bank, Axis Bank,… Read More »