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Ontario considering non resident speculation tax to help housing market

Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance, announced today that he will deliver the 2017 Ontario Budget on April 27. Ottawa also said the Canada Revenue Agency will dedicate more resources to ensuring people pay the full amount of capital gains tax when they sell investment properties that are not their principal residence.

Almost Half of US Adults Have HPV

The investigators found that during that time period, the prevalence of oral HPV for adults of both genders stood at just over 7 percent, while 4 percent of men and women had high-risk oral HPV . Why not? Because physicians didn't want to offend parents by suggesting their kids were sexually active. According to Dr Electra Paskett, a cancer control researcher at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, some think vaccination encourages youth to become promiscuous .

Singapore Open: Srikanth, Praneeth to clash in finals

Srikanth, victor of the 2014 China Open Superseries event, defeated 20-year-old Anthony Sinisuka Ginting of Indonesia 21-13 21-14 in 42 minutes in the second semifinals. During the semi-final, Srikanth showed his experience against Ginting. Praneeth zoomed to a 9-1 lead in the second game. The closest Ginting came was at 14-16.

Jutanugarn, Kim share lead in suspended 2nd round in Hawaii

Minjee Lee won a year ago by rallying from a five-shot deficit in the final round with a closing 64. "So, this is an event I really look forward to and I'm excited to go out there and hopefully have a lot of fun this week." said, Wie. Chien Pei-yun was in a big group of players on two-under, while fellow Taiwanese Min Lee was another shot further back. Her midway total score was nine under-par-135.

Emerging Asian countries key to global growth

Chinese growth is at its weakest levels in a quarter of a century, hit by a drop in global demand for its goods but also as its leaders try to transform it from an economy driven by trade and state investment to one based on domestic demand.

More births expected for Muslims than Christians worldwide

The study found that between 2010 and 2015, about 31 percent of all babies born were born to Muslims, who made up 24 percent of the world's population in 2015. Earlier, in its other report the research body had said that by 2050, India will have the highest number of Muslim population in the world even outnumbering Indonesia, which now has the largest Muslim population.

GIRAFFE WATCH: Animal Adventure cites more progress overnight

Zookeepers said April's body/belly is "much less beach balled ", and her "bulges have streamlined". The zoo has also launched a GoFundMe campaign to offset the annual care of the giraffes and has also established a website for April.

NC bracing for storms that could bring rain, snow and hail

Jake Reed, a meteorologist for CNN affiliate WHNT-TV in Huntsville, Alabama, issued a stark warning of the coming storm on Facebook , saying it was "far and away the biggest threat Alabama has seen in quite some time". In addition, the Federal Aviation Administration issued a ground stop for flights at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Alabama governor Robert Bentley said the state of emergency would last until the severe weather subsides.

6 remain hospitalized from hotel carbon monoxide poisonings

In all, 12 people were taken to area hospitals, CBS affiliate WSBT reports . Two responding officers were treated for carbon monoxide exposure and released from the hospital. The child died on the way to the hospital, while 6 other affected children were expected to make a full recovery. Officials say one teenager died and at least 11 people were hospitalized after a carbon monoxide leak at a MI hotel.

Trump declares war on the conservative House Freedom Caucus

Amash told reporters that, "It's constructive in 5th grade". Prior to the failure of the Republican health care bill, Trump threatened Republican lawmakers that they could lose their seats and control of the House of Representatives if they would not support it.

Will Sanders Introduce Medicare for All, or Just for Some?

Sen. Sanders also highlighted a bill he hopes will lower drug costs, saying, "I've introduced legislation that would allow pharmacists and distributors to buy lower-cost medicine from around the world", according to the report. "The US is already spending enough to cover everyone and that's what we need to do". But Sanders also noted that the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, has its own share of problems.

Ricciardo receives five-place grid penalty in Melbourne

But Verstappen found himself behind Kimi Raikkonen after his own pit stop, and ultimately couldn't quite close the gap on the Ferraris and Mercedes ahead. Even Ricciardo, who placed fourth in Australia past year and is immensely popular with the local crowd, had to shake his head as he reported back over the team radio "I guess we can't save it.

Wales manager leaps to defence of Taylor

Let's hope he makes a full recovery sooner rather than later as he is a tremendous force for good on the pitch and for the rest of the team. "In the moment it's a battle, but after the game you understand and right now he'll be feeling for Seamus".

Israeli Dual Citizen Arrested in JCC Bomb Threat Probe

Israeli Police and the FBI investigated the rash of incidents. Israeli police have arrested someone they believe is behind recent bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers across the U.S. and Canada have received". The ADL said today that it was "relieved and thankful" that law enforcement had made the arrest. More than 150 bomb threats have been received by Jewish institutions since January 9, including community centers and schools, according to a statement by the ...

Coin-eating sea turtle nicknamed "Piggy Bank" dies from blood poisoning

The turtle ate so many that they eventually formed an 11lb (5kg) weight in her stomach, cracking her shell. "She at least had the chance to swim freely and eat happily before she passed", said Dr. The cause of death was blood poisoning from the loose change, doctors at the veterinary faculty at Bangkok's Chulalongkorn University confirmed. Many coins had reportedly become corroded or partially dissolved over time.

Cholesterol drug drops heart risks, but ignites new price debate

People with naturally-occurring mutations in the gene encoding PCSK9 have lower levels of LDL cholesterol, and are protected from heart disease, strongly suggesting that an antibody against the PCSK9 protein should have the same beneficial effects - a story that remains the poster-child for exploiting human genetics to understand the biology of common diseases (such as heart disease) in the same way it revolutionised the discovery of new treatments for rare diseases a decade earlier.

Intruder Arrested After Breaching White House Grounds: Secret Service

The suspect is from Milpitas, just outside San Jose. It's not clear how Tran made it to Washington D.C., but investigators say he scaled a 6-foot tall fence with a backpack on. The president called the intruder a "troubled person", Reuters reported. He was carrying two cans of mace as well as a USA passport, a computer and one of the president's books, authorities said.

100 kgs down, Eman Ahmed undergoes first surgery

Dr Muffazal Lakdawala, the bariatric surgeon treating Eman, said: 'We thought she would lose around 50kg, but we are surprised to observe that she has lost more than 100kg. Abd El Aty, who is from the Mediterranean port city of Alexandria, was flown to India's commercial capital in a specially modified Airbus on Saturday, Feb.

TSA rolls out new, more invasive pat-down process

An airport trade group has told its members that TSA screeners will be allowed to use the front of their hands , instead of just the backs of hands, to search passengers if a previous screening indicated the presence of explosives, Bloomberg News reported, based on a "security notice" distributed by the Airports Council International-North America.

Keselowski wins at Atlanta after Harvick caught speeding

A driver with good to great qualifying times and for whatever reason is knocked back in pole position can earn you a big bonus in fantasy scoring in place differential points. He is coming off a bad performance last week as well and moving to a track where he already has a win. Other short odds to win are Jimmie Johnson (6/1), Kyle Busch (6/1) and Brad Keselowski (15/2).

Marijuana might be harmful to teens, group of buzzkill doctors says

In the USA, many parents believe that pot use is harmless and it could not affect their children. Marijuana use is legal in a number of states, including Alaska, California, Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Massachusetts, Nevada, Maine and the District of Columbia.

Swarbrick's home win % good news for Chelsea ahead of Swansea clash

Conte, Mourinho's permanent successor who started his job last July, said: "First of all I think that it's important to finish this season in the best way and if we are able to reach this dream - for me, for the players - I'm ready to face this risk".

Life expectancy study shows many likely to live beyond 90 by 2030

Ranking the 35 countries by predicted increase in life expectancy from 2010-2030 for women and men places the the bottom four in each case. The report alarms about life expectancy in the United States , which has been projected to remain lower compared to other developed nations.

Wireless electricity is almost a reality, thanks to Disney

This breakthrough technology may usher in the ubiquitous wireless power era much like the Wi-Fi we enjoy today. If entire attraction queues were flooded with wireless power, guests would never have to worry about draining their batteries by killing time with their devices while waiting.

NYC officials: 1 person dies, 2 ill from rat-related disease

Two of the cases were recorded in December and one in February, according to a department spokeswoman. Leptospirosis - which the health department also described as a "bacterial disease spread by animal urine, in this case by rats (not mice)" - is pretty rare in NY, according to the agency.

Marathon charges $89000 a year for new new muscular dystrophy drug

There's a new Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) drug on the scene-at least, technically speaking. Martin Shkreli's Turing Pharmaceuticals has been the subject of ire in this debate after a similar situation where the company hiked the price of a decades-old AIDS drug.

Senate Lawmakers Hear Impacts Of ACA Repeal

He also told Bill O'Reilly that some elements of his plan could be in place this year. The reason why Republicans are so scared of repealing the ACA/Obamacare is once the law is gone, the house of cards that they built is going to tumble down on top of them.

On Trump's White House website, no mention of climate change

Every president since Bill Clinton has done so, including President Obama most recently last December 1 - giving Trump until the end of May to make a formal decision. DC police say 217 people were arrested and charged with rioting, an offense that is punishable by up to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000.

Winter Storm Warnings & Advisories for WNY

Winter storm watches and winter weather advisories are posted for New Hampshire, with most of the next storm system affecting us tonight and Tuesday . The National Weather Service said six to 10 inches of snow were possible in some locations. Weather alerts cover most of Colorado and are warning of snow.

The Democrats Launch a Cheeky Political Attack Ad on Betsy DeVos

I sincerely hope that Sen. Deep in the heart of the bluest of blue cities like NY and Los Angeles, charter schools thrive with the extremely loud, committed support of parents in the face of opposition of public school officials who are allegedly supposed to serve these same consumers.