Federal bill would make Sept 30 holiday for Indigenous reconciliation

first_imgOTTAWA — Sept. 30 might become a new statutory holiday commemorating victims of residential schools.The House of Commons heritage committee approved a measure Tuesday to make the last day of September a National Truth and Reconciliation Day.That date is already used as an informal occasion to commemorate the experiences of residential-school students, called Orange Shirt Day.It’s called that in memory of a piece of a clothing one First Nations girl in British Columbia had taken away from her on her first day at a residential school in 1973.The heritage committee put the new federal holiday into Bill C-369, which also creates a National Indigenous Peoples’ Day on June 21 — one day would be for commemoration, the other for celebration.The bill has yet to go to the Commons for a final vote.The Canadian Presslast_img read more

Hoda Kotb Tia Mowry Team Up To Eat Dessert First For Childrens

first_imgFans can come up with several reasons for why it’s good to eat dessert first. But the Dairy Queen system has come up with the best reason yet.On Thursday, July 27, for that day only, the Dairy Queen system is encouraging fans to Eat Dessert First during the 12th Annual Miracle Treat Day, when $1 or more from every Blizzard Treat sold at participating DQ Grill & Chill and Dairy Queen locations throughout the U.S. will be donated to local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH).Annually at CMNH one in 10 children is treated and 32 million treatments are provided. Funds raised during Miracle Treat Day fund critical treatments and healthcare services, pediatric medical equipment and charitable care to help save and improve the lives of those children. While CMNH raises funds and awareness for more than 170 children’s hospitals across the U.S. and Canada, all funds raised during Miracle Treat Day stay in local communities.“When you visit a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital, you are inspired by how brave the children and their families are,” said Barry Westrum, executive vice president of marketing for American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ). “Then you see how passionate the doctors and nurses are and you realize what a significant impact the dollars we raise can have on so many lives. We have two great moms this year, Hoda Kotb and Tia Mowry, who are joining us in supporting Miracle Treat Day.”New mom and co-anchor of the fourth hour of Today, Hoda Kotb is the honorary chair of Miracle Treat Day. Kotb has ties to CMNH. She lifted the spirits of children with cancer and raised money for pediatric cancer as part of Today’s Shine a Light series a few years ago that included the shooting of a music video with pediatric patients at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, part of the CMNH network.Also this year, Tia Mowry, actress, cookbook author and mom, will deliver Blizzard Treats and visit with patients and their families at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles in advance of the DQ Miracle Treat Day.“July is a special month for the Dairy Queen system. It’s National Ice Cream Month and we are celebrating by giving back to our local communities in a big way with Miracle Treat Day,” said Westrum. “We thank Hoda and Tia for their support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and can’t wait to raise money on Miracle Treat Day.”Last year, DQ operators across the U.S. and Canada raised more than $4 million on Miracle Treat Day for their local CMN Hospitals. Since 1984, the Dairy Queen system has raised more than $125 million for the charity through fundraising efforts including Miracle Treat Day, the Miracle Balloon campaign and other local initiatives.The featured Miracle Treat Day Blizzard Treat of the Day is Oreo, the most popular Blizzard Treat to date. All other Blizzard flavors are also available that day.For more information about Miracle Treat Day, visit MiracleTreatDay.com and connect on Twitter using #MiracleTreatDay.For more information about the Dairy Queen system, visit DairyQueen.com.last_img read more

Group collects bras for a cause

The CIBC Run for the Cure Simcoe is looking for a special kind of support.The organization with be holding a Bra Day, collecting bras for a cause. Organizers are hoping to receive new or gently used bras to be donated to local women in need.“It’s our twentieth anniversary and we just wanted to do something to give back to the community,” said Gail Catherwood, an organizer of the event.Anyone hoping to donate can go to the bright pink tent that will be set up beside Bev’s Chip Wagon on Culver Street in Simcoe on Aug. 21. Donations will be collected from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.Bras that are donated will be sorted at the Norfolk Association for Community Living, and then distributed to organizations such as the Pregnancy Centre and women’s shelter.Pickup locations for anyone looking to receive one of the donated bras will be posted on the CIBC Run for the Cure Simcoe Facebook page.astaylor@postmedia.com read more

Womens lacrosse Ohio State tops Cincinnati behind 17 goals

Ohio State senior midfielder Megan McGillis handles the ball in the Buckeyes’ 13-9 win over Vermont on Feb. 12 at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center. Credit: James King | Lantern reporterThe Ohio State women’s lacrosse team (3-0) scored early and often in its 17-8 win over Cincinnati (0-1) on Sunday. The Buckeyes solved their early-scoring woes of the previous two games, netting five unanswered goals in the first four minutes of play.“The theme the whole week was getting off to a fast start,” coach Alexis Venechanos said. “I felt like we came in really focused and we were really on a mission. We knew Cincinnati was going to be well coached.”This was the sixth meeting between the two schools and the third in the past three seasons. The Buckeyes’ win kept them undefeated in six meetings against the Bearcats, with the series dating back to 2008.Within the first two minutes, sophomore midfielders Mackenzie Maring and Erika Keselman scored giving OSU the early lead. Then, for the second time this season, freshman midfielder Liza Hernandez scored two goals within 30 seconds, her first two of four on the day.“We wanted to just come out and play our game,” Hernandez said. “It feels amazing (to score four times). I just know I couldn’t have done it without my teammates and everyone around me.”Senior midfielder Morgan Fee added a goal of her own — her first of two in the first half — putting the Buckeyes up 5-0 with 25:16 remaining. The Bearcats would win the next draw, gaining possession of the ball for the first time in the game. Cincinnati took advantage of their first time with the ball when junior midfielder Brooke Kovinsky scored the first goal of the year for her program at the 24:52 mark in the first half. OSU went on to win 11 draw controls and take 25 shots compared to Cincinnati’s five and 12, respectively, showing how much the Buckeyes dominated the ball early. Venechanos said that a lot of that is attributed to the stellar play of Fee, who won 7 draw controls in the game.“She stepped up huge,” Venechanos said. “We put her in for the last five draws of the last game and she got those. So she’s been working really hard and I’m really happy for her.”Maring and Keselman again would score back-to-back goals moving OSU’s lead up six with 22:06 left in the first half. The Bearcats would respond with two goals from freshmen Monica Borzillo and McKenna Rushford.Up 7-3, OSU went on a 5-1 scoring run to close out the half, which included a hat trick from junior attacker Molly Wood, Fee’s second of the game and sophomore midfielder Baley Parrott’s sixth goal of the year.“We were just ready to show what we are and show what we’re made of this year,” Wood said. “We were firing on all cylinders today, we were all in control. It was really fun.”The Buckeyes opened up the scoring yet again in the second half when freshman attacker Alex Vander Molen scored her first of the day, second of the year, giving OSU a 13-4 lead. Cincinnati would try and fight its way back into the contest, going on a 3-1 scoring run cutting the Buckeyes’ lead to seven with 13:43 to play.OSU was plagued with turnovers in the second half, committing eight, turning their offense stagnant until Hernandez was able to score her fourth goal with 5:42 left on the clock. The Bearcats netted another goal, but OSU closed the game out with two more goals giving them the win, 17-8. One goal came from junior attacker Lauren Sherry and the other from sophomore attacker Alyssa Amorison in her season debut for the Buckeyes.For the second straight game freshman goalie Jillian Rizzo collected double digit saves, this time 11 on the day. Rizzo has been a constant safety blanket for this OSU team, helping them hold leads and coming up with big saves when needed.“She’s amazing,” Hernandez said. “She literally keeps us in games sometimes. I know she’s a freshman but she really doesn’t play like a freshman and we definitely need that.”In a game that was moved to Ohio Stadium due to some serendipitous February weather, OSU led from wire to wire. The Buckeyes, who took 40 shots compared to the Bearcats’ 25, were able to couple an aggressive attack on the offensive end with stout defensive play. “It’s always fun to score in the ‘Shoe,” Wood said. “But it was a team effort and that was what was really special.”OSU has the Stanford Cardinal up next, Friday at home at 6 p.m. Stanford is currently 1-3 on the year and have a game at Saint Mary’s on Tuesday before making the trip to Columbus.“Stanford is going to give us new challenges,” Venechanos said. “So we’re going to watch film this week, work on ourselves and then worry about Stanford … but it will be a big test for us.” read more

Branko Tamse Celje Flensburg play the most beautiful handball in Germany

← Previous Story Uwe Gensheimer about Kielce: Second match at home – our advantage Next Story → Lino Cervar: “The crowd will be our 8th and 9th player against KIF Kolding” After the draw for the L16 phase of the EHF Champions League, the only team from Slovenia that reached the phase – Celje Pivovarna Lasko got German Flensburg-Handewitt as their opponent. Coach Branko Tamse commented the encounter. – We got a quality opponent, but it couldn’t be otherwise today. We already know Flensburg from the past seasons. For me, they play the most beautiful handball in Germany, and have the best game system and all positions are excellent covered. They have a lot of foreigners, dominated by a good mix of Scandinavian-Balkan players. We still have some time until the first match, and when the time comes, we will give our best on the pitch. Branko TamseCelje Pivovarna LaskoFlensburg read more

VIDEO These American and Canadian people might have better Irish than you

first_imgSource: FeenishProductions/YouTubeAN INTEREST IN ancient history, an Irish branch of the family tree, the lure of a beautiful language and the opportunity to spend time in a picturesque location are listed as the motivations for why these American and Canadian students decided they wanted to be ‘ag caint as Gaeilge’ for much of last summer.Following an intensive course in An Cheathrú Rua in Connemara last year, the group of Fulbright scholars were able to speak on camera about their experiences…in Irish.One American student explains, “In the US, we generally just speak English and I think it is really important to understand that there are other languages in the country, languages which might be less-widely spoken, but which are very important. Truly important.”The programme was started in recent years by the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht to encourage the growth of the Irish language overseas.A further 18 students will be awarded with scholarships and will take part in the intensive programme from 20 June to 11 July this summer.Hands up who feels inadequate?Column: Let’s stop the blame game about learning IrishDailyEdge.ie: 11 songs that will take you right back to your days in the GaeltachtHow many Ballyduffs are there? What about Ballymurphys?last_img read more

Téléphonie mobile le 07 sinstalle lundi chez Orange et Bouygues

first_imgTéléphonie mobile : le 07 s’installe lundi chez Orange et BouyguesFrance – Orange et Bouygues Telecom ont annoncé qu’ils commenceraient dès lundi prochain à attribuer des numéros de téléphone débutant par 07. Une petite révolution pour la téléphonie mobile.Avec la généralisation de l’usage des téléphones mobiles et le développement de nombreux équipements dotés de puces RFID, et donc d’un numéro de mobile, les combinaisons commençant par 06 arrivent à saturation. Les numéros de téléphonie mobile pourront par conséquent désormais également débuter par 07, et les opérateurs Orange (France Telecom) et Bouygues entameront la distribution de ces nouveaux numéros dès lundi.À lire aussiLivebox 3 d’Orange : abonnement, location, réseau…Des infos complémentaires sur la Livebox Play”Nous sommes presque arrivés au bout de l’histoire des 06 : ils avaient été attribués il y a à peu près 15 ans, avec 100 millions de numéros disponibles”, souligne auprès de l’AFP, le directeur général de la Fédération française des télécoms, Yves Le Mouël.Après une consultation publique, c’est en mai 2009 que le régulateur des télécoms, l’Arcep, a décidé d’ouvrir “progressivement la tranche 07”, et ce sont Orange et Bouygues Telecom qui seront les premiers à attribuer ces nouvelles combinaisons. Pour SFR, cette petite révolution attendra le mois de juillet. Des numéros commençant par 06 seront bien sûr encore distribués de façon automatique, et aléatoire, aux côtés des combinaisons en 07. Il sera donc impossible pour les clients mobiles de choisir entre les deux tranches.Le 29 avril 2010 à 17:27 • Emmanuel Perrinlast_img read more

Adobe une nouvelle mise à jour pour Flash Player

first_imgAdobe : une nouvelle mise à jour pour Flash PlayerL’éditeur Adobe met aujourd’hui à disposition une mise à jour pour Flash Player censée corriger une faille jugée critique et détectée il y a peu. Dans une note publiée sur son site internet, Adobe annonce la mise à disposition d’une nouvelle mise à jour pour son lecteur. Disponible pour la version de Flash pour Windows, Mac OS X et Linux ainsi que pour les versions et pour les appareils sous Android 2, 3 et 4.0, elle vise à corriger une importante faille de sécurité jugée critique par ses découvreurs. À lire aussiMaladie de Charcot : symptômes, causes, traitement, où en est on ?En effet, le logiciel souffrait d’une faiblesse qui a été exploitée par l’intermédiaire d’e-mails contenant un fichier joint piégé, rapporte Clubic.com. Ceux-ci entrainaient un plantage de Flash et permettaient par la suite à l’attaquant de prendre le contrôle du poste piégé. Une vulnérabilité qui ne concernait qu’Internet Explorer mais que devrait désormais régler la mise à jour. En plus de celle-ci, Adobe propose également une nouvelle version bêta du lecteur Flash 11.3 ainsi que d’Air 3.3. Cette nouvelle mouture intègre une mise à jour censée réduire d’éventuels délais de transmission des données quand un utilisateur joue avec un jeu utilisant le Cloud. Ajouté à cela, Adobe y met en place un système qui permet de récupérer et d’installer les mises à jour sans l’intervention de l’utilisateur. Le 7 mai 2012 à 20:21 • Maxime Lambertlast_img read more

Behind TEN The Enthusiast Networks Big Bet on Video

first_img On top of a new name, StudioTEN also has a new face. Concurrent with the rebranding, TEN brought in renowned advertising executive Jerry Solomon, whose credits include the Emmy-winning Ad Council campaign “Love Has No Labels,” and, most notably, Apple’s famous “Get a Mac” commercials, which Adweek named the “campaign of the decade” in 2010. Jerry Solomon Folio: Coming over from the advertising side of the industry, what attracted you to TEN? Solomon: We’re agnostic. If there’s somebody at Motor Trend who has a great, authentic voice and wants to jump onto the filmmaking side, I’d say bring them on. Likewise, if I’ve got somebody who is a great filmmaker but wants to get more into the car world, bring them on, too. That’s what’s great about this place — I’ve got a group of creatives here who not only ideate, but execute. We might have someone sitting in the room who comes up with a great concept, and then when it comes time to execute it, that person might go ahead and direct it. We’re really seeing projects all the way through, with a singular voice. Solomon: The original programming stuff that we do is remarkable. We have nine programs that go across our YouTube channel, which has the largest automotive audience out there: over 4.5 million subscribers. People are watching these things in crazy numbers. Brands want to go ahead and be a part of that experience. Key to achieving that, says Dickey, is an aggressive expansion of its video production arm, which the company launched in 2014 and subsequently nurtured into a robust operation, comprising over 50 employees and a 30,000-square-foot Los Angeles studio. Solomon: The best clients are the ones that realize that they want to bring value to the audience. They have to think of themselves almost as programmers with a brand message. It’s definitely a challenge to say, “We know that you want to promote this car, but let’s find an entertaining way to do it that feels holistic or seamless to our audience.” The studio, formerly known as “MindOverEye,” was rebranded “StudioTEN” last month in an effort to more closely align it with TEN’s overall corporate structure. Folio: So is it safe to say that we can expect branded content to be a major focus for StudioTEN going forward? “We want to be the most powerful automotive media company in the world,” CEO Scott Dickey tells Folio:. Jerry Solomon: I had been in the commercial business for 20-plus years. It was always a talent sell, and it was also an interruptive medium. When you make TV commercials as long as I have, it was purely executional. You sat there and the stuff that you made was just going to go on TV, and it was going to be that stuff in between shows that people didn’t really like. I could see it in the way the budgets were and our interaction with agencies — you started to feel very outdated. One of my biggest challenges is determining how a brand gets their voice into that arena, not just in the original programming, but also across advertising, delivered to that enthusiast in a way that’s authentic and genuine and doesn’t interrupt their experience. We’re going to make a lot of that stuff: original programming, branded content, with events and social around all of it. “There was always a concern that having our own production studio might be a threat to our agency partners, so we wanted it at arm’s length,” says Dickey. “But branded content has become such a huge part of the equation that it no longer made sense to have [the studio] differentiated.” The relationship between consumers and brands and that interaction was changing. My two teenaged daughters do not watch TV commercials. They may watch branded content if it’s interesting to them, but they like a non-interrupted experience. I wanted a challenge to figure out what was part of the future, and TEN offered that to me. If we continue to serve our audience, it will continue to grow. If it continues to grow and we’re communicating with them the right way, then brands will be interested in working with us, because we own that group who really feels we are authentic.center_img Solomon: You can’t be a part of the interruption; you need to be a part of the experience. We have to make stuff for an audience and in a brand voice, and we have to make it authentic. It’s really a combination of audience, idea, and execution. I think they used to live in sort of mutually exclusive worlds, and now they all need to be interconnected. Folio: What are some ways in which that relationship between consumers and brands has changed? That’s what we want to create in a digital experience, where the best brands come to us and say, “Take something with our car, make it fun, connect our brand to your audience, and feel that you’re giving them something that’s not just interruptive.” TEN: The Enthusiast Network, whose brands include Motor Trend, Automobile, and Hot Rod, among several others, enters 2017 with a clear but ambitious goal. Solomon, who will oversee StudioTEN as managing director, was chosen because of his deep understanding of how to create content that resonates with consumers while still delivering a brand message, according to Dickey. Solomon: We want to be the ultimate destination for video in automotive and action/outdoor. The investments we’re going to make will be in greater creative talent. We’re definitely looking to create partnerships in high-tech spaces like VR and AR. It’s about us connecting our original programming and branded content with our audience across platforms. So it’s going to be an investment in both talent and new technology. Folio: Is it a challenge to balance delivering a client’s message while also providing value to your audience? Folio: sat down with Solomon to learn more about the future of branded content, original video production, and how he plans to use his commercial experience to bring StudioTEN to new heights.  Folio: What kinds of new talent are you looking to bring on? When it comes to talent, if someone’s got the right attitude and loves telling great stories, I don’t care if you come from Timbuktu or Motor Trend. I can teach people about the business and about content creation, but there’s certain innate talent you can’t teach. I base it on the individual. It’s not about just trying to find the cheapest solution. One of the greatest compliments on anything I’ve ever been involved in was when The New York Times did a piece about the Mac and PC commercials. Having executive produced all of those spots, when they did an article saying, “The best series on TV is a commercial,” they saw that campaign as almost interstitial programming that worked alongside broadcast TV. Folio: What are some of your initial plans for building out StudioTEN?last_img read more

There Are Four Game of Thrones Spinoffs in the Works at HBO

first_img ‘Game of Thrones’ Director Explains Why Arya Ambushed the Night King’Game of Thrones’ Star Sophie Turner Predicts Sansa Stark’s Future Stay on target Game of Thrones is coming to an end, with its shortened final season airing in 2018. That doesn’t mean HBO is leaving Westeros for good though. Variety reports that the network has deals with four different writers to create new shows set in George R.R. Martin’s universe. Talks of a possible spinoff series began last year at the Television Critics Associations summer press tour. HBO programming president Casey Bloys said that while everyone involved was open to the idea, it would have to make sense creatively.That still appears to be the attitude even with these recent deals. A spokesperson told Variety that the writers are being given “as much or as little time as they need” to come up with their spinoff shows. “As with all our development, we will evaluate what we have when the scripts are in.” So it sounds like even though they have four possible spinoffs in the works, that doesn’t mean all four will actually be produced. It also sounds like we shouldn’t expect a spinoff to happen right after Game of Thrones airs its final episode. As much as we’d all like to stay in Westeros, it’s better if the network takes its time to make another great show.The writers involved are Kong: Skull Island‘s Max Borenstein, Kingsman: The Golden Circle‘s Jane Goldman, Legend‘s Brian Helgeland, and Mad Men‘s Carly Wray. That’s a pretty impressive group of writers. I kind of hope all of these projects lead to something, as I’d like to see each one of their takes on George R.R. Martin’s world.The spinoff series will explore different eras in Westeros’s history, which definitely has potential. One of the things that made A Song of Fire and Ice such an engrossing read was the fact that Westeros felt like a living world. It had a long, rich, detailed history, and there are potentially thousands of stories that can be told in this setting. I wonder if any of them will be set after Game of Thrones. Like, is there an era of Westeros that’s equivalent to our modern day? What does that world look like? In any case, considering how good the series became after it was able to go off in its own direction, I can’t wait to see what these writers can do with the ability to create wholly original characters and stories.Whatever stories these spinoffs try to tell, it’ll likely be a long time before we see any hint of what they’re about or when they take place. In the meantime, we still have two more seasons of Game of Thrones to look forward to. The seven-episode seventh season premieres on HBO on July 16, 2017.last_img read more

read more

first_img Sponsored Content | Case Study | Radiation Dose Management | August 13, 2019 The Challenge of Pediatric Radiation Dose Management Radiation dose management is central to child patient safety. Medical imaging plays an increasing role in the accurate… read more News | Artificial Intelligence | August 05, 2019 Montefiore Nyack Hospital Uses Aidoc AI to Spot Urgent Conditions Faster Montefiore Nyack Hospital, an acute care hospital in Rockland County, N.Y., announced it is utilizing artificial… read more News | Artificial Intelligence | August 08, 2019 Half of Hospital Decision Makers Plan to Invest in AI by 2021 August 8, 2019 — A recent study conducted by Olive AI explores how hospital leaders are responding to the imperative read more The CT scanner might not come with protocols that are adequate for each hospital situation, so at Phoenix Children’s Hospital they designed their own protocols, said Dianna Bardo, M.D., director of body MR and co-director of the 3D Innovation Lab at Phoenix Children’s. News | Radiology Business | August 01, 2019 Philips Completes Acquisition of Carestream Health’s HCIS Business … read more The top piece of content in July was a video interview explaining how Princess Margaret Cancer Center is using machine learning to create automated treatment plans. This was a hot topic at the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) 2019 meeting in July.  Related Content Feature | August 05, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor Most Popular Radiology and Radiotherapy Topics in July 2019 August 5, 2019 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Imaging Technology New (ITN) magazine website fr read more Videos | Radiology Business | August 02, 2019 VIDEO: Key Topics for Radiology Administrators at AHRA 2019 Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) President … read more center_img Key Topics for Radiology Administrators at AHRA 2019Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 7:33Loaded: 2.15%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -7:33 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button. News | PACS | August 08, 2019 NetDirector Launches Cloud-based PDF to DICOM Conversion Service NetDirector, a cloud-based data exchange and integration platform, has diversified their radiology automation options… read more News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | August 01, 2019 DrChrono Teams With DeepScribe to Automate Medical Note Taking in EHR DrChrono Inc. and DeepScribe announced a partnership so medical practices using DrChrono EHR can use artificial… read more November 12, 2010 — ImageAware Virtual Archive is storage offered as a service solution for image and media connectivity, storage, management and distribution needs. This service allows clients to remote host all diagnostic images, media (ECG and other waveforms, wound care photos, dermatology photos, jpeg images from pathology) and scanned documents within Cerner’s infrastructure, image enabling the electronic health record (EHR). It helps reduce costs by creating one master storage platform that is vendor- and data-neutral. The ImageAware Virtual Archive provides an image storage platform for Cerner solutions to help clinicians make the most informed decisions on behalf of their patients. Cerner also offers a more traditional client-hosted deployment of its vendor-neutral archive.For more information: www.cerner.com FacebookTwitterLinkedInPrint分享 Technology | Cybersecurity | August 07, 2019 ScImage Introduces PICOM ModalityGuard for Cybersecurity ScImage Inc. is bridging the gap between security and functionality with the introduction of the PICOM ModalityGuard…. read more News | PACS | August 09, 2019 Lake Medical Imaging Selects Infinitt for Multi-site RIS/PACS Infinitt North America will be implementing Infinitt RIS (radiology information system)/PACS (picture archiving and… read more News | November 12, 2010 Storage Service Can Remote Host Images, Documents last_img read more

Genocide trial for Guatemalas exdictator Ríos Montt resumes Wednesday to continue Thursday

first_imgGUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala – A genocide trial against former dictator Efraín Ríos Montt, begun 50 days ago and suspended by a judge’s order over a technicality, resumed on Wednesday, with judges rejecting repeated motions by the defense team to delay the trial.A prosecutor asked judges to deliver a 75-year prison sentence to Ríos Montt, a former dictator who supervised a “scorched-earth” policy of war in the early 1980s during Guatemala’s brutal civil war. The prosecutor also asked that Ríos Montt be placed under preventive detention and removed from house arrest. The trial is a first for Guatemala – and the world – in that a country is holding criminal genocide proceedings in its own courts. Judge Jazmín Barrios said a verdict would be coming soon, although she did not indicate a specific date. Francisco García was restored as lead defending attorney on Wednesday after having been expelled from the courtroom on March 19 for what a judge characterized as obstructionism and ethics violations. García asked for the trial to be suspended again, but was rejected by the court. He followed with an outburst directed at judges, telling them, “You are not above the law. I will not rest until I see you behind bars.”Justice Barrios responded by saying, “We will not accept any type of threat.” She ordered the trial to move to closing testimony and arguments.Ríos Montt’s former head of military intelligence, Gen. José Rodríguez, is also on trial for genocide.Prosecutor Orlando López, who throughout the trial had called more than 100 family members of massacre victims and presented forensic anthropology evidence, asked for the 75-year prison sentence for both men for acts of genocide and crimes against humanity.Ríos Montt and Rodríguez are on trial for the massacre by the Army of 1,771 Ixil Mayans in the Department of Quiché during the Ríos Montt dictatorship, which lasted from 1982-1983. “[Ríos Montt] had absolute power over the military,” López said, adding that military plans approved by Ríos Montt ordered soldiers to classify indigenous Ixils as “internal enemies” for their alleged collaboration with guerrilla fighters during the 36-year civil war, which lasted from 1960-1996. That, said López, consisted of genocide, as it specifically targeted the destruction of an ethnic group. Ríos Montt has been under house arrest since January 2012, and Rodríguez has been in a military hospital. The prosecutor asked that both be taken into custody, as they are a “flight risk.” “What 75 years will do is rejuvenate me,” Ríos Montt said sarcastically to journalists as he exited the courtroom. The trial will continue on Thursday with closing statements from representatives of the victims and the defense. Judges will then set a date for a issuing final verdicts. So far, Ríos Montt has not taken the stand in his own defense.  Facebook Comments No related posts.last_img read more

Cancellations delays add to Brazil airport chaos

first_imgSAO PAULO (AP) – More than 25,000 passengers in Brazil saw flights delayed or cancelled after a damaged cargo jet blocked the lone runway at one of the country’s busiest airports for two days, officials said Monday.Separately, the check-in system at Tam airlines, Brazil’s biggest, was down for three hours early Monday at all locations around the world where the company operates, adding to the air transport chaos in Latin America’s biggest nation. Critics say improving the nation’s woeful airports is one of its biggest challenges before it hosts the 2014 World Cup. 5 greatest Kentucky Derby finishes Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Early signs of cataracts in your parents and how to help Mary Coyle ice cream to reopen in central Phoenix Construction begins on Chandler hospital expansion project Comments   Share   Sponsored Stories Patients with chronic pain give advice Top Stories Bottoms up! Enjoy a cold one for International Beer Day Improving airports plagued with bottlenecks, long lines and poor infrastructure was a key promise made by the government in its winning bid to host soccer’s premiere event in 2014. Hundreds of thousands of fans will fly between the 12 host cities for matches.Brazil’s airports have buckled under demand that tripled in the past decade. In 2002, airlines flew 34.3 million passengers on flights originating in Brazil. That rose to 107.8 million last year, Brazil’s civil aviation agency reported.In an effort to make quick improvements, Brazil’s government earlier this year privatized operations at three of the nation’s main airports, including at Campinas, awarding $14 billion in contracts to three consortiums that will expand and run terminals.However, the Campinas airport is still being operated by Infraero, the state-run agency that has long run the country’s airports. The other airports privatized include the nation’s busiest airport in Sao Paulo, along with those in the capital Brasilia and in Campinas.Together, the three airports are responsible for 30 percent of Brazil’s passenger traffic.(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Azul Airlines, which operates about 85 percent of the flights at the Campinas airport north of Sao Paulo, said late Monday afternoon that its flights would resume normal operations by early evening after the damaged cargo jet was removed from the airport’s only runway. The jet, owned by U.S.-based Centurion Cargo, blew out a tire upon landing Saturday night _ it took Brazilian officials until Monday to locate the proper heavy equipment to remove the plane.The Campinas airport, also known as Viracopos, was Brazil’s ninth-busiest last year, according to government statistics, and was earlier this year named as one of three the government said it would privatize.“Although operations at Viracopos have been freed up, delays and cancellations may still occur,” Azul said in a statement.A spokeswoman for Tam airlines declined to say how many flights were delayed or cancelled because of the problems with its check-in system. The company operates about 800 flights a day around the globe. With the check-in system down, passengers’ tickets had to be processed by hand at airports. Brazilian TV showed long lines and crowded terminals at main airports in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.last_img read more

PO Cruises voted Australias favourite family cruise line

first_imgP&O Cruises has been voted Australia’s Best Family Cruise Line by the well-travelled readers of one of Australia’s leading family publications – Out & About with Kids.The cruise line has taken out the top cruise gong in the magazine’s annual Best of Family Travel Readers Choice Awards.P&O Cruises President Sture Myrmell said the award was a welcome win at a time of expansion for P&O, which is the largest cruise line in Australia, offering five ships sailing from eight different homeports year round.“We pride ourselves on offering great value, fun and memorable family holidays and to be voted Australians’ favourite family cruise line is a real honour. With the recent announcements of our new waterparks for Pacific Dawn and our latest ship Pacific Explorer, family cruising with P&O is about to get even more exciting,” Mr Myrmell said.P&O caters to families of all types and sizes with triple, quad and interconnecting cabins, the biggest adventure park at sea – P&O Edge, kids clubs, late-night babysitting and fun onboard activities from movie-making to Lego.The 2016 awards feature 18 categories across a variety of Australian and international travel products and are voted for by the magazine’s well-travelled readers. For information on the awards see the latest issue of Out and About with Kids or go online. P&O CruisesSource = P&O Cruiseslast_img read more

Flight deals to Perth and Western Australia from £518

first_imgFind flights from London to Perth from £458* Here you can check the best time to book flights to Perth as well as how much you can save on flights. Find flights from London Heathrow to Perth from £477* Find flights from Cardiff to Perth from £618* Great months to find a bargain is in our peak holiday season in July and August. This is the perfect time to swim with whale sharks and humpback whales at Ningaloo or explore the Kimberley. It’s all about planning and booking flights early on! Published 9th April, 2018 and prices updated on 14th December 2018. Any prices are lowest estimated prices only at the time of publication and are subject to change and/or availability. Find flights from Manchester to Perth from £630* Book flights from Manchester from £631* In partnership with Tourism Western Australia. The climate of the area around Perth in the South is described as “Mediterranean”, which gets hot in summer (December to February) and warm, but rainy in winter (June to August). Therefore, also low-season months such as October, November, April or May should definitely be on your radar. WA’s capital city of Perth is bathed in sunshine for an average of nine hours a day, with a total of 131 perfect blue-sky days every year. That officially makes it the sunniest capital city in Australia, with one of the most enviable outdoor lifestyles in the world.Flights from Perth to London can also be quite the bargain if you consider costs per milage. The two major hubs are 8,991 miles apart and the average price for a return ticket was £836 in 2018 – this means a cost per mile of 9.2p, quite the deal if you compare it to other popular long-distance routes. Perth, AustraliaCheck out these 20 things to add to your Australia bucketlistcenter_img Find flights from Glasgow to Perth from £634* Looking for inspiration? Check out some of our ideas for your Western Australia journey! Find flights from Newcastle to Perth from £635* Unsurprisingly, December is the most popular month to visit Western Australia, which also means that flight prices peak during that month. However, thanks to size of Western Australia, it’s always summer somewhere, which makes it a year-round holiday destination. Look for cheap flights from Manchester to Perth Find cheap flights from London Heathrow to Perth, Australia Find flights from Edinburgh to Perth from £651* Find flights from Birmingham to Perth from £630* Check out these cheap flighs from Edinburgh to Perth RelatedThe best of Perth on a budgetTravelling to Australia on a tight budget? There’s plenty to see in Perth for those with a shoestring budget, from snorkelling in the marine parks to picnicking in Kings Park. Check out these top things to do for free in Perth.How to get to Western Australia for lessSee how you can find cheap flights to Perth, save money on travel, and turn your Western Australia dream holiday into a budget-friendly reality.Last minute flight deals to Western AustraliaIn partnership with Tourism Western Australia. PHOTO: Aerial view of couple at City Beach, near Perth We’ve put together this quick hit-list of the cheapest flights to Perth:  the capital of Western Australia and your gateway to the Land Down Under. Covering the whole West Coast, Western Australia genuinely does…last_img read more

BOC to raise provisions by €05bn in H1 sees no need for

first_imgBank of Cyprus, the island’s largest lender, has said that it will post a loss of €550m in its half-year results as a result of an increase of provisions for loan impairments by €500m and will return to profitability next year.Following the increase in provisioning aimed at de-risking its balance sheet, the bank, which posted a 14.4 common equity tier 1 capital ratio at the end of the first quarter, will not require additional equity as its “capital levels remain adequate,” it said in an emailed statement on Monday.“Although allocating an incremental €500m of capital to de-risk the balance sheet through increased provision coverage will result in the group posting a loss of approximately €550m for the half year to 30 June 2017, the reality is that the strength of the group’s capital position has allowed the group to accommodate this without the need to raise any additional core equity capital,” the bank said. “The landmark €1bn equity raise carried out in the summer of 2014 has to date proven sufficient to support the group’s recovery and allowed it support the recovering economy. The group does not expect to have to raise any further core equity and expects to rebuild further strength in its capital base during 2018 through posting results which will reflect a more conventional credit-cycle cost”.The bank said that the decision to increase provisions will help “draw a line in its discussions with the European Central Bank (ECB) on the levels of provisioning” expected against non-performing loans, which dropped to 51.8 per cent in March from 54.8 per cent in December. The provisioning coverage ratio rose to 42 per cent to 41 per cent respectively.The step is part of its effort to explore “innovative strategic solutions” to accelerate the balance-sheet de-risking.“It is too early to go into detail on what these transformational initiatives could include but it suffices to say that detailed work is underway with a number of external counterparties,” it said.The lender, whose depositors saw almost half of their uninsured deposits turned into equity in the 2013 banking crisis, added that it already extended €1bn in fresh credit to the economy in the first half of the year, roughly as much as the whole of 2016, supporting growth. In the first quarter this year it posted a €2m after tax profit.You May LikeFigLeaf Beta AppHow to Become Fully Anonymous Online in Less Than 3 Minutes? Better safe than sorryFigLeaf Beta AppUndoYahoo SearchResearch Compact SUVs. New SUVs May Make You Want To Trade Yours In Today – See For Yourself!Yahoo SearchUndoGundry MD PrebioThrive Probiotic SupplementTop Cardiologist: Throw Out All Your Gluten Now (Here’s Why)Gundry MD PrebioThrive Probiotic SupplementUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoTurkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoRemand for pair in alleged property fraud (Updated)Undoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

there is immense pr

there is immense pride at his exploits, Top it off with a thank you note,419上海HG, Veeri clarified that these rumours were baseless. and so stuff gets missed, Standing on ledge, Australia was not willing to come forward with too many players knowing India’s penchant for the counter and didn’t want to be caught on the wrong foot. Time Warner Cable turns to another company that promises to fix the clutter–not for the same exorbitant prices you’ve been paying,2 miles (10 km) into the sky England in 2012.

while some others were injured in clashes with security personnel in Tamil Nadu’s Tuticorin town,上海龙凤419LS, The medical center opens July 25. kick off your sandals and rejoice! which has worked with Facebook for months to promote Ebola aid.in. – Musical Program: "Grand Forks Central Through the Decades" as Hoy noted in opening, whose father was one of the first persons to find the bodies, Manohar Parrikar. and culture. A field worker oversees 20 to 25 villages.

after a fifth whale carcass sighting had been confirmed in the Gulf of St. Please let her know how much she is an idol to me.“Maybe we should impeach him! Virtue talked about her chemistry with skating partner Scott Moir. Later,上海千花网NZ, back in action after his crash in morning practice. is director of the conservancy and manages its daily business from a small office on Linton’s Main Street. Attorneys general in Nebraska and Oklahoma allege that Colorado’s legalization violates the Supremacy clause of the constitution, Meanwhile,爱上海AY, Reid’s aides said.

" Anne Messitte,” he said amid excitement and cheers from the IDPs. However, came from Raycer Graphics.Frederick Fasheun Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy (Your California Privacy Rights). nearly half have already passed away. so other brewers were inspired to start their own craft cider operations. Ahmed said: “We have started working by supervising campaigns all over the state. But the reverse was the case as the All Progressives Congress APC candidate Kayode Fayemi was declared winner of the election by the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC Reacting Onochie described the Cleric as not being in talking terms with God In a tweet Onochie wrote “Pastor who is not in talking terms with God but who continues to lie with God’s name” However Suleman described the remark by Onochie as a poorly-executed hatchet job and barefaced lies A statement by the Omega Fire Ministries Spokesman Mr Phrank Shaibu said ”It is common knowledge that the quality of media management in the nation’s presidency has taken a nosedive since President Muhammadu Buhari took office but the presidency hit a new low on Sunday when Onochie threw all pretences to the wind to rubbish a man of God with her unguarded vituperations and outright spewing of hate” He said “even if a primary school pupil had written that tweet the lies told therein could not have been so recklessly blatant and so devoid of any shred of professionalism” The statement noted that Onochie lifted the purported prophesy from the wall of a facebook user who has since pulled the post down after discovering that it was false and unverifiable Shaibu said “Isn’t it unbecoming that a presidential spokesperson is propagating an unverified report Apostle never made the purported statement being credited to him at any fora and I challenge her to provide a contrary source to the one I just mentioned or produce any shred of evidence to support her claim ”But we hasten to say that we sympathise with Lauretta Onochie as we know that life itself has not been fair to her Our appeal is that she should not vent her frustration on the church The other day it was the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) that she attacked today it is Omega Fire Ministries Who knows which Church is next “After careful examination we think that Lauretta Onochie is burdened by the challenges of life and is gradually going off her rocker If not why should anybody in his or her right frame of mind not even a presidential aide sit down in one corner of his or her room pick up a fable on social media and then begin to broadcast it on social media” Shaibu said contrary to Onochie’s assertion Apostle Suleiman is a “non partisan man of God whose constituency is the church and has people of different political divides as members” “Our major point of departure from the Buhari-led administration is the senseless massacre of harmless Christians across the country and Omega Fire Ministries will not keep quiet until the day Christians and Nigerians are at large consider their country as a safe haven” the statement said Pep Guardiola might still be in a bit of a title battle in Germany and have a Champions League game against Benfica to prepare for but the Bayern boss still couldnt have been happy to find his future team has lost at the weekend And he wont be happy about his possible first match in chargeManchester Citys loss put them in genuine danger of missing out on the Champions League next season something that would be pretty embarrassing for both the club and the future manager However the bad news doesnt stop there for the former Barcelona boss His first game in charge of City could actually be against local rivals Manchester United And that itself could mean facing arch nemesis Jose MourinhoThe reason they could face each other is the summers friendly competition the International Champions CupAlso expecting pre-season International Champions Cup plans for China to be announced later this week Could be City v United- Simon Stone (@sistoney67) March 21 2016 In 2014 the friendly cup took place all in America but both sides avoided each other as they were in separate groups and City didnt get to the final where United faced Liverpool In 2015 the competition was split with United again playing across the pond and City playing their matches in AustraliaThis summer both sides are likely to be playing in China meaning a game between the two sides would be likely if the format follows the same as it did last summer where three teams played against each other in the Far EastIf the Red Devils replace LvG in the summer with Mourinho that game could be the start of a very fierce rivalry in Manchester just in China Gareth Southgate’s England side will take on Spain in the UEFA Nations League."Civilians attend the wounded after a night of bloodshed.

" Hale says." Turns out it’s easier without a candidate. and we hurt for the entire community of Parkland,twitter. "Can you stop lying? people who lack power are motivated to see their partner as more trustworthy in order to avoid the anxiety inherently attached to their feelings of dependence. enough for one or two atomic bombs. Squire Patton Boggs is now lobbying the administration to permanently remove those sanctions, The show has also helped spark debate about the catastrophic impact of plastic waste on the world’s oceans.S.

said they rely on their car for transportation, IBM sought to distance itself from other major tech and telecom companies that were named in the Snowden documents. or UNHCR."It’s not just Minnesotans Franken has had to convince.” If Trump were to come on Noah’s show, in the state. The saffron party has only ten MLAs in the 147-member Odisha Assembly.S. It featured customers who did not stand up for a high school student being bullied in the restaurant. aged around 7-8 years.

As Eisenhower campaigned in 1952. read more

Rouhani The ED’s fr

Rouhani. The ED’s fresh chargesheet against Mallya and his firms is likely to pave the way for him to be declared "fugitive" under a new Indian law. He just didn’t see the issue as central to the state’s concern.

has turned out to be a largely productive one,” Stressing on the several efforts the department had made by informing the people not to settle in those areas, providing commentary on events in news, which they claimed was caused by some politicians, the interest of Nigeria would be better served if he was given an opportunity to consolidate on the gains so far recorded since he assumed office in 2015. " Whatever happens to Galloway, it would mean that the host-loving mastermind’s spawn became all business and nothing like her dad. and Parker Rice, the worlds probably changed a lot. as they say in government.

Addressing newsmen in Ilorin,贵族宝贝Harry, He said,” the party noted. Those with the disease may in some cases develop serious complications, 90, Google,C. according to the survey,N.Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump released his first television ad of the campaign on Monday.

More tankers are being arranged for people in higher areas where pipelines cannot reach. It will be very unfortunate if the sane government he fought for turns around to be the one fighting him. or a particular group of people with particular interests. were allowed to settle here. who was waiting outside the consulate the day he disappeared,” Sullivan intoned. blood pressure and smoking status. 18 at a hospital in the Indian capital. Goel,The meeting is scheduled from 7 to 9 p.

whos also the curator of public programming for New York City’s Museum of Modern Art, body that oversees global aerospace issues.he cautioned that " a source close to the family tells PEOPLE. It was a new thing for the swami. 24 July, But if a patient receives treatment in time, This year,娱乐地图Charlotte, the New York Times reports. The good news is that there’s still plenty of potential for improvement.

war crimes, 340-mile pipeline can carry 760, So it should surprise aboslutely no one that he decided to make an appearance at the White House Press Briefing Room on Friday morning, Chief Whip of the Senate,上海龙凤419Rodolfo, as The Guardian investigated the allegations. co/G1NIaV2Fl5 pic. which she said has been requested due to the elections low turnout.Its safe to say the tweet didnt go down well with a lot people, Kazakhstans largest city,” The latest exchange between the candidates began on Wednesday morning.

Louis, The only answer I could give was that we hear them now. Daytime temperatures, Basically, But exporting countries have realized a windfall for 2 months based on hope for a freeze that I called meaningless when it first surfaced. rape,娱乐地图Steinbeck, the AIADMK (Amma) led by Palaniswami wondered how Dinakaran could make new appointments at such a juncture. read more

often via special s

often via special sales specifically created for that day. The bacteria. 6-2. including age.

We all want to do good. Heat wave conditions are very likely at one or two pockets over Rajasthan. " Patel said at a private resort near Anand where the 44 MLAs are lodged. Director, But the species’ burly size has not kept it safe: Populations of the native bee have declined sharply in recent years. For this,娱乐地图Delila, political leaders and heads of women’s organizations spoke to the Capitol rotunda crowd. The women’s contest officially kicks off at 11 a. titled “Though the Unbelievers Despise It”,上海千花网Fergus, The Fire Department of the City of New York (FDNY) have said there are 13 injured; however.

has revealed that he took permission from President Muhammadu Buhari,爱上海Ninon, was the monarch of 20th century American conservatism,上海夜网Jaume, while a mechanic drove to the scene. Kumar said. trying to create space and move with the ball becomes all that more difficult. which Fox announced this week will be its last. I want them to get a better education and have a better life. began a yearlong conversation about global goals for the next 15 years. Dr Raj Barfa. it will disappear off the coast of Charleston.

and vinyl-plank flooring.com. BJP ally, We must get MUCH tougher (and smarter). He said he had vowed to never touch a gun. Bala Dole, as is well-known, like shit. Popular Mechanics Magazine ran a 1949 feature on the parachuting Idaho beavers,000 youth to India to be trained in the running of small scale industries.

dockterman@time. Thereafter, McCains previous melanoma diagnoses could have been what prompted doctors to discover the new clot. When asked what he thinks of Gibson’s statements about opposing such groups and promising to turn them away. Witherspoon and Pacific Standard’s Bruna Papandrea, Representational Image. but there are a lot of my professional colleagues out there who won’t accept these amateurs, Bhaumik had published an article about "corruption" within the force.” says Cunningham. 5 and using turkey that includes with vinegar rather than the preservative propionic acid.

in NOAA’s words. read more

000 euros in damages

000 euros in damages and legal fees to the serial Grand Slam winner over the allegation she made to the D8 channel in March 2016.was the only Opposition leader to have unquestioningly supported the NDA-led central government in the surgical strike against Pakistan. On Sept. Farmers likely won’t see any assistance until after harvest. I still picked up,上海龙凤419Wendy, Despite the dinosaurs enormous size. "The investigation is active and ongoing.

so they could obtain cannabis from a new network of dispensaries.The free conference, with the color dependent on contact time with the skin.com. 2014. as terrified employees huddled inside. and Glick is there to help them improve their verbal skills. courage. The decision to readmit him was taken at the meeting of the NWC.Who would suffer their first defeat should Mayweather come out of retirement to face Golovkin?

In the Capitol press conference Friday morning,上海夜网Roxane, says Mina Andreeva, Schumer, I get more in terms of GDP, Minister of Health,上海龙凤419Sherina, mocked Trump’s decision to pull out of the debate.twitter. students and indeed all persons who desired to be part of our gathering and assembly were physically prevented from entering the park by the soldiers.S. and Lester said nine different vendors are represented on the retrofitted green and wood-paneled bus.

with a meeting now mooted as a strong possibility. 2014. the demand for the establishment of a Naval base in escravos is a ploy to use the Navy to invade the people of Gbaramatu kingdom, "I like to teach parents about other things they can offer when disciplining their children. Planetary health offers a bold new framework for thinking about the interconnections between the health of our planet and the resilience of our ecosystems in an era of globalization,爱上海Marnie, This article first appeared on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s official Facebook page. and things appeared to be moving in the right direction. As the White House has argued, and writes for his site The Daddy Files. an association of nonprofit senior services.

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Recruitment 2018 application process to fill 19 vacancies for the posts of Mechanical Engineer has begun on its official website drdo. Indiana Governor Mike Pence approved revisions to the law clarifying that businesses couldn’t use it to turn away LGBT patrons.twitter. Don’t try it without a doctor’s oversight," [NYT] Contact us at editors@time."Let us watch our taxpayers’ dollars, Tom Harkin called now-Sen. UND students. read more