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Now Hiring: Disney Opens Work-From-Home Positions To Florida Residents

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The Disney Store is hiring people who live in several states to work from home as guest service representatives , also known as "Cast Members". Applicants need to be prepared to create "magical moments for guests of all ages". You can apply on Disney's career page here . The Disney Store opened its first store in Glendale, Calif.in 1987, and has since grown to more than 300 locations worldwide. Read More »

Breastfeeding Will Generate $300bn By 2025 - UNICEF, WHO

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RCPCH President Neena Modi also warned that there were ongoing issues with current breastfeeding provisions, saying that women in Britain who wanted to breastfeed their children are not given enough support. Increasing breastfeeding rates is estimated to save 823,000 lives per year among children below the age of five. The UNICEF official, who identified children as the future of the country, said the best legacy Nigeria could live for a better country tomorrow was to invest in ... Read More »

Newgarden takes Dixon's championship lead

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However, stuck between Newgarden and Power was the lapped vehicle of Esteban Gutierrez. Local favorite Graham Rahal took a temporary lead when Newgarden pitted on lap 41, but when Rahal went in the next time around, Newgarden went to the front. Read More »

Ruling on minors' life sentences has small Wisconsin impact

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The Ohio Supreme Court last year overturned a de facto sentence of 112 years for an inmate convicted of kidnapping, robbery and rape as a minor, ruling it cruel and unusual punishment. Corrections officials could not say how many offenders have been resentenced, but Elizabeth Calvin, with New York-based Human Rights Watch, estimates that about 50 offenders have had their sentences reduced and seven have been released. Read More »

Charlie Gard's fight for life ends just shy of first birthday

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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence tweeted a message to Charlie's parents, too, and offered his prayers and condolences to his family. "For this, he prays that their wish to accompany and treat their child until the end is not neglected". Here's a timeline of Charlie's entire case as his parents lost the fight to save him. Medical ethicist Arthur Caplan said the case shows how the medical profession is struggling to adjust to the age of social media, which puts the general public in the ... Read More »

Could a little alcohol lower your diabetes risk?

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When it came to beer, men who drank between one and six each week reduced their risk of diabetes by 21% compared to men hoisting less than one beer each week. As for spirits, the researchers found no association with diabetes risk in men-but women who had at least seven hard-liquor drinks per week had an 83% increased risk of diabetes compared to those who had less than one. Read More »

Tech Company To Invest $10B, Build Factory In Wisconsin

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Today Bloomberg is stating that the first Foxconn plant will be going to Wisconsin as we reported on back in June. The United States has added 70,000 manufacturing jobs since November, to almost 12.4 million, but has not added any net factory jobs in the last two months, according to the Bureau of Labour Statistics. Read More »

Yemen Records 400000 Cholera Cases

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Cholera, a diarrheal disease spread by ingestion of food or water tainted with human faeces, can kill within hours if untreated. The worldwide health authorities said that they suspect that more deaths because of the disease the country now has more than 200,000 cases of Cholera it is struggling with and the number of the cases are growing rapidly, and estimate of almost 5,000 cases per day. Read More »

Drinking alcohol at a certain level may boost your memory up

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People in the first one were told to drink as much as they wanted, while the others were prohibited from drinking. The next day, the group that was allowed to drink remembered more of what they had learned than the group that stayed sober. The theory states that the hippocampus, which is the most important area of the brain that is related to memory, transfers from short into longer-term memory by switching to "consolidating" memories. Read More »

HELL Yeah, Susan Collins Could Beat This Congressman in a Duel

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After a committee meeting Tuesday, Collins was caught on a hot mic gossiping about Farenthold with an as-yet-unidentified male senator. "I received a handwritten apology from Rep. "You know, this thing - if we don't get a budget deal, we're going to be paralyzed". "I know", Reed said. The seemingly private conversation was recorded because Sen. Read More »

HIV cases in Philippines hit record high last May

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The child, whose identity is not revealed for protection purposes, was given a burst of HIV treatment shortly after birth once it was discovered that the child was infected with HIV. In fighting off full blown infections after lengthier periods of treatments early in life as two two other children born with HIV one in France and one in MS had shown similar promise. Read More »

Couple fed newborn drugs while still in the hospital

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They admitted to giving the baby the drug under questioning. When he ran from Walmart, he handed the auto seat holding his baby daughter to a stranger. Authorities learned the two younger boys and the infant girl tested positive for methamphetamine. If there is a known history of drug use by a mother, then her baby will be evaluated and if necessary, receive treatment for withdrawal symptoms . Read More »

Doctors treating Charlie Gard get death threats

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Mr Justice Francis has considered the latest stage of the case at public hearings in the Family Division of the High Court in London. Doctors at Great Ormond Street say the therapy is experimental and will not help. As The Guardian reports, the Great Ormond Street Hospital has now received thousands of abusive messages from those opposed to removing Charlie Gard from life support. Read More »

Firefighters pull dog from burning home, save him with oxygen

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The story has gone viral, having been shared more than 9,000 times and viewed by more than 621,000 people. First responders used a specialized animal oxygen mask to revive him. According to the department, the BFD Firefighters also transported Jack to a local veterinary clinic for follow-up assessment and treatment. Bakersfield Fire Department Battalion Chief John Frando told KGET News the dog was suffering from smoke inhalation. Read More »

One-third of dementia cases preventable

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That number is projected to triple by the year 2050 as the population ages. The annual cost for treating dementia is United States $818 billion. The researchers noted, however, that the study was limited. It's believed that education and other mentally stimulating tasks help the brain strengthen its networks so it can continue to function at a higher level even if it starts to decline later in life. Read More »

CONCACAF Gold Cup : US battle into semi-finals

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Here's another fun one for you to ponder: With his composure in a rapid fire, pressure packed moment in front of goal , where does Eric Lichaj rank on the striker depth chart for this USA team? Justin Morrow and Lichaj conspired to grant Zelaya a chance in the 58th off a USA corner, but the combination of Gonzalez and Howard quelled the danger. Read More »

Dr Michio Hirano of Columbia University is Examining Charlie Gard in England

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A doctor from NY has agreed to travel to the United Kingdom next week to examine 11-month-old Charlie Gard, whose parents are fighting a legal battle to allow them to take the baby to the US for an experimental treatment. The hospital says Charlie should be allowed to die with dignity. British tabloid The Sun has reported that Pope Francis wants to give Charlie a Vatican passport so the court ruling can be overcome. Read More »

John McCain surgery forces GOP to delay voting on Senate's healthcare bill

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McCain's office said the senator underwent a procedure to remove a blood clot above his left eye on Friday following a routine annual physical at Phoenix's Mayo Clinic Hospital. "The current system is bad", Paul said on Fox News Sunday . They've stalled all judicial nominations, including non-controversial ones, slowing the process to a crawl until Republicans hold health care hearings. Read More »

All parties have given assurance of a peaceful Monsoon Session: Sumitra Mahajan

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The Prime Minister expressed gratitude towards all parties for supporting the Government in bringing historic economic reforms like preponing of Budget Session of the Parliament and bringing in the Goods and Services Tax (GST). The Trinamool Congress and the Rashtriya Janata Dal are likely to highlight the alleged targetting of Opposition leaders by central agencies like the CBI and the Enforcement Directorate. Read More »

Indu Sarkar: Madhur Bhandarkar's reply to Rahul Gandhi

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The filmmaker said due to the controversy, the real story of " Indu Sarkar " was getting lost. The Indian Youth Congress are meeting the CBFC chief to demand a ban on Indu Sarkar , as according to them, the film distorts the image of Indira Gandhi and her governance during the Emergency period. Read More »

Caitlyn Jenner considering running for office in the American senate

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In June, USA TODAY reported on Jenner's political views and her on-again, off-again relationship with Trump. "I like the political side of it", Jenner said . When an audience member asked Jenner if she would consider working in the Trump administration, she reaffirmed her Republican leanings, saying she has always "believed in something called the Constitution and limited government". Read More »

EasyJet boss to leave for ITV role

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In July 2017, McCall was confirmed as the new chief executive for ITV , another FTSE 100 listed company. ITV chair Peter Bazalgette noted that "in a very impressive field of high caliber candidates, Carolyn stood out for her track record in media, experience of an global operation, clear strategic acumen and strong record of delivering value to shareholders". Read More »

Texas veteran's dying wish is for you to give him a call

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Doctors aren't sure what caused his illness, and they believe that all that can be done for him now is to make him as comfortable as possible. A post in another veterans' Facebook group that shared Lee's story, said the outpouring of support resulted in efforts to get Lee a support dog, cleaning services and a visit from his old platoon that he lost touch with over the years. Read More »

Microsoft's Calibri font goes to court for new government corruption case

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Here's the problem: The deed appears to be typed in the Microsoft Calibri font, which wasn't rolled out until 2007. The Pakistani Supreme Court is set to rule next week, says the BBC . "So in theory it would have been possible to make a document with Calibri in 2006", he said. A font might just be the political death knell for Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif , who is now embroiled in legal troubles that began with a 2016 leak of documents popularly known as the Panama ... Read More »

Amarnath attack aimed at deepening communal divide: Left

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He also said his thoughts were with the injured and all those who lost loved ones in the attack. While the writing is on the wall that the attack was staged and executed by its commander in South Kashmir, Abu Ismail, the outfit still went ahead and denied it. Read More »

Workers at major NYC airports prepare to strike

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The workers, who clean airplane cabins, handle baggage and assist with passengers in wheelchairs, want the companies to address concerns about pay, working conditions and safety. Workers at Philadelphia International Airport will also hold off on striking , 6abc.com said. The workers are alleging unfair labor practices. The workers' strike began at 9 p.m. Read More »