Video shows 16-year-old shooting 5 classmates, authorities say; two died By Jason Hanna, Cheri Mossburg and Steve Almasy, CNN Updated 2 hours ago Nov 14, 2019.

Los Angeles (CNN) – A male student opened fire on classmates Thursday morning at a Southern California high school, fatally wounding a 16-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy, Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva told reporters. Three other female students — two 14-year-olds and a 15-year-old — were wounded and taken by ambulance from Saugus…

The Madness of our Materialism

Published November 14, 2019.  Adeoye Oyewole The dictionary defines materialism as a preoccupation with material objects, comfort and consideration to the exclusion of spiritual, intellectual or cultural values crucial for wholesome living . This malady manifest itself in a subtle way in our modern lives as clutter which builds up as we collect things for…

Hate-speech Bill: How Do We Exorcise Ahmad Lawan’s Senate? By Fredrick Nwabufo

…Only a failing government will be afraid of citizens’ criticisms on social media or interpret civil actions as subversion. If the government was living up to expectations, it would not need to worry about social media. The Senate marshalled by Ahmad Lawan has been convincing in confirming the stereotypes and assumptions about the institution. Also…

Causes Of Hiccups And How To Stop It

Posted by Amarachi on Thu 14th Nov, 2019 Major causes of hiccups and proferred solution to guide you when it occurs. Usually, hiccups are not a serious problem. But they’re repetitive and uncomfortable, causing your whole body to spasm with each hiccup. Just before the manifestation of that almost wheezing sound that is associated with…

German parliament approves compulsory measles vaccinations

Bundestag backs law that will fine parents up to €2,500 if children are not inoculated Germany’s parliament has voted to make measles vaccinations compulsory for children, in response to a global rise in cases of the disease. DOES THE END REALLY JUSTIFY THE MEANS IN ALL CASES Parents who refuse to get their children inoculated…

The female problem: how male bias in medical trials ruined women’s health

Centuries of female exclusion has meant women’s diseases are often missed, misdiagnosed or remain a total mystery From the earliest days of medicine, women have been considered inferior versions of men. In On the Generation of Animals, the Greek philosopher Aristotle characterised a female as a mutilated male, and this belief has persisted in western…