Pet Alert: Euthanasia Drug Found in Wet Dog Food

February 16, 2018 wpanews 0

J.M. Smucker Co. said it has pulled specific shipments of Gravy Train, Kibbles ‘N Bits, Ol’ Roy, and Skippy canned wet dog food. “Veterinarians and animal nutritionspecialists, as well as the FDA, have confirmed that extremely low levels of pentobarbital, like the levels reported to be in select shipments, do not pose a threat to pet safety,” J.M. Smucker Co. spokesman Ray Hancart told WebMD in a statement. “However, the presence […] READ MORE

Johannes Gutenberg Changed Our Lives Forever

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  German inventor Johannes Gutenberg developed a method of movable type and used it to create one of the Western world’s first major printed books, the “Forty-Two-Line” Bible. Johannes Gutenberg was born circa 1395, in Mainz, Germany. He started experimenting with printing by 1438. In 1450 Gutenberg obtained backing from the financier, Johann Fust, whose impatience and other factors led to Gutenberg’s loss of his establishment to Fust several years […] READ MORE

‘Morning Joe’ surprise: Fox News alum Eric Bolling gets no questions on sexual harassment scandal

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Former FOX News anchor Eric Bolling granted his first major interview Wednesday on ‘Morning Joe’ after being fired from the network last year. Bolling’s son, Eric Chase, was found dead the same day Bolling was fired from Fox News as a result of an accidental overdose. Bolling thanked Scarborough for his support after the news, and described how he first learned of the death. “My wife and I had gone […] READ MORE

Why is everyone so disappointed with the winner of the Westminster Dog Show?

February 16, 2018 wpanews 0

BY LAURA VITTO A fluffed-up bichon frise named Flynn took home the Best in Show award at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Tuesday night, but not everyone was cheering him on. To hear the Associated Press tell it, it was a moment of disbelief for those sitting on the sidelines. From the AP’s dog show dispatch: “Fans who had been loudly shouting for their favorites fell into stunned silence when […] READ MORE

Windows 10’s Latest Preview Build Adds ‘Ultimate Performance’ Scheme — gadgets.ndtv,com

February 15, 2018 wpanews 0

The new Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17101 comes with an ‘Ultimate Performance’ power scheme to boost speed on workstations. Among other changes, the major change that the new Windows 10 Insider Preview builds is certainly the Ultimate Performance scheme that is initially exclusive to workstations. This new power scheme is selectable either by an OEM on new systems or can be enabled by end users. If you want to […] READ MORE

Rude passenger booted from Delta flight for ‘screaming’ about being seated near a baby | Fox News

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“Can I sit somewhere else?” the woman can be heard saying in footage shared by the baby’s mother. “I’m not sitting near a crying baby.” Source: Rude passenger booted from Delta flight for ‘screaming’ about being seated near a baby | Fox News Watch the latest video at foxnews.com

Marijuana less dangerous to the brain than alcohol: Report

February 15, 2018 wpanews 0

Alcohol consumption is more damaging to the human brain than marijuana, according to a newly released report published by researchers at the University of Colorado. “[W]hile marijuana may also have some negative consequences, it definitely is nowhere near the negative consequences of alcohol,” summarized co-author Kent Hutchison of the university’s Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, MedicalNewsToday reported Monday. While marijuana’s effects have been studied to varying degrees in earlier reports, the authors […] READ MORE

Exclusive: Industry Experts On The Impact Of Google Chrome’s Ad Blocker | Androidheadlines.com

February 15, 2018 wpanews 5

Google is now rolling out its long-awaited and highly-reported on ‘ad blocker’ for Chrome. While the feature is not due to go live until February 15 Google has been releasing a number of statements on the topic to further help both end users and website owners to better understand what the feature is, and how it will work. The first of these posts came through on Tuesday and looked to explain […] READ MORE

Sam’s Club will offer free shipping on most items | Fortune

February 14, 2018 wpanews 5

  Hoping to better compete with arch-rival Costco Wholesale (COST, +1.69%) and Amazon.com, Sam’s Club said on Wednesday that it’s now offering free shipping for many items to its premium members as part of a restructuring to its membership programs. The bulk retailer, a unit of Walmart Inc (WMT, +1.44%), says that the bulk of items it sells online will qualify and that there will be no minimum order size for customers who have a “Plus” membership, which […] READ MORE

Greensburg pool to close for renovations until 2019 | TribLIVE

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  JACOB TIERNEY  | The 57-year-old pool hasn’t had a major renovation since 1993. Its pumps, boiler, fittings and filters are past their life expectancy, according to city recreation officials. About 150 people a day typically use the 7,000-square-foot pool in the summer. The pool saw a total of 11,650 swimmers last year, city officials said. The work will be funded with part of a $1.2 million bond the city issued […] READ MORE

Woman killed in head-on crash in Indiana County | WPXI

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  Lisa Jean Cooper was driving eastbound on Route 56 near Route 954 when she crossed the center line and struck a tri-axle truck head-on at 10:17 a.m., the Indiana County Coroner’s Office said. She was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from her vehicle, according to the report. She was declared dead at the scene. The cause and manner of her death are pending. TRENDING NOW: Major […] READ MORE

Why some small restaurants hate Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2018 wpanews 0

They don’t make the big bucks you might think they do. Research by the software company Wombly found it’s the 107th-best sales day of the year. This Valentine’s Day, Americans are expected to spend $3.7 billion on an evening out, according to the National Retail Federation. But Valentine’s Day is only the 107th-best sales day of the year, falling behind St. Patrick’s Day and Cinco de Mayo, according to Womply, a San Francisco-based software […] READ MORE