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NYC Mayor To Wait On Circumcision Proposal

Posted On March 25, 2015

(New York, NY) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio wants the Board of Health to repeal regulations requiring a signed parental consent form before a sacred Jewish circumcision rite is performed. It includes a Jewish mohel using his mouth to suck blood from the cut risking herpes transmission. Seventeen babies have contracted herpes…

New NYC Guidelines Limit Juice At Day Care Centers

Posted On March 25, 2015

(New York, NY) -- New rules at New York City-run day care centers mean toddlers under two won't be allowed to drink juice. All other children will be limited to drinking four ounces of juice a day which is just fine with this dad.   The Health Department guidelines are designed to fight childhood obesity.…

Ohio House Committee Passes Strict Abortion Bill

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Columbus, OH) -- The Ohio Senate is the next test for one of the strictest anti-abortion laws in the country. A House committee passed the bill yesterday and the Senate could have it by the end of the week. The so-called "heartbeat bill" passed by an eleven-to-four vote in the Committee for Community and Family…

North Bay Organic Food Company Issues Recall, Listeria Concerns

Posted On March 24, 2015

(Petaluma, CA) -- A California organic frozen food company is recalling thousands of meals due to the possibility of listeria. Amy's Kitchen says they may have received tainted produce from one of their organic spinach suppliers. The recall includes 19 different food items involving over 70-thousand products distributed in the U.S. and Canada. The FDA's…

Cancer Doctors Raise Concerns About Proposed Cuts To Medicare Payments

Posted On March 24, 2015

(New Brunswick, NJ) -- Cancer doctors are raising concerns about proposed 21-percent cuts to Medicare payments. Dr. Bruce Haffty of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey says reduced reimbursements would hurt patients.   Dr. Haffty says it's a big issue for the one million cancer patients who receive life-saving radiation therapy each year. Many radiation…

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    Sports Equipment

    Posted on March 31, 2015
    Location: VERSAILLES, IN

    Bowflex TC 10 treadclimber and Chuck Norris Total Gym both…

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    Lost Black Lab - Manchester Area

    Posted on March 30, 2015
    Location: Guilford , IN

    Lost Black Lab near Platt Road in Manchester. Friendly with…