Great subject, terminal illness. Popular dramas like Love Story, Terms of Endearment and My Night With Reg handle the issue… The post Sweet and sour appeared first on The Spectator.
Late last month, Puerto Rican rapper Wisin (Juan Luis Morera Luna) took to social media to announce the passing of his one-month-old daughter, Victoria. Victoria was diagnosed in utero with Trisomy 13, a terminal chromosomal abnormality. Many parents who receive trisomy diagnoses are pressured to abort their children, and Wisin and his wife, Yomaira, were […]
Robby Heil has Down Syndrome and got to live out his dream of running in a TD. His terminally ill mother got to witness it. ?????? #WhyWePlay pic.twitter.com/i31SxaBqaa — Kahunaverse (@Kahunaverse) September 21, 2016 Debbie Heil is used...Show More Summary
Move would add agates to Terminal 4, extend Sky Train to airport's distant rental car center.
First Trailer for Puppet Master: Axis Termination After 27 years and ten movies the most popular direct-to-video horror franchise is back with its eleventh film Puppet Master: Axis Termination. We... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Alibaba-affiliated mobile wallet Alipay partnered with point-of-sale (POS) terminal vendors and processors First...Show More Summary
Ever since the world learned that Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton are dating, fans have been pushing them to get married and make babies with the urgency of a terminally bored grandmother. Rumors about Gwen and Blake getting married began...Show More Summary
Andrew Lekashman offers a brief pictorial a history of mechanical keyboards, from adding machines to dumb terminals to Symbolics monstrosities to modern blank-key hacker totems. There was a lot of ingenious tech left by the wayside on...Show More Summary
I got to Shenzhen Airport at around 9:30AM for my 12:45PM flight to Seattle. I arrived extra early because I wanted to pay to upgrade to first class, which is offered on a first come first serve basis. The Shenzhen Airport terminal exterior is super impressive. Show More Summary
Computer Security MOOC, Human-Data Interaction, Baidu's Open Source, and Termination of Transfer Cyber Security Base with F?Secure -- free computer security MOOC from University of Helsinki and F-Secure. Human-Data Interaction -- from...Show More Summary
Supporters of “death with dignity” have succeeded in legalizing medical aid-in-dying in five states by convincing voters, lawmakers and courts that terminally ill patients have the right to die withou...
A 10-year-old copyright case has prompted an interesting opinion from a US appeals court. In determining the nature of a "repeat infringer" (which service providers must terminate to retain safe harbor), the court found these could be...Show More Summary
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Norway’s Statoil has announced it has decided to cancel the contract with Stena Drilling for the mobile rig Stena Don. The rig has been on contract to Statoil since 7 February 2014, performing operations for the Troll and Fram licenses in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. Show More Summary
WHO COULD HAVE SEEN THIS COMING? Insurers use California’s assisted-suicide law to deny treatment for terminal patients. About one-year ago, Gov. Jerry Brown signed the state’s assisted-suicide bill into law. It fully went into effect this June, with the opening of the first clinic. While there is no data on the number of California assisted-suicides, […]
Pop star Taylor Swift has been embroiled in a sexual assault lawsuit that includes wrongful termination and slander accusations stemming from an alleged 2013 incident. As The Inquisitr previously reported, a ruling on the case occurred last week, with the ruling barring any photographic evidence that is submitted in the case from being released to... Show More Summary
(University of California - Davis Health System) Patients with disseminated advanced cancer who undergo surgery are far more likely to endure long hospital stays and readmissions, referrals to extended care facilities and death, UC Davis researchers have found.
Lost in the outrage over widespread fraud at Wells Fargo is the adverse impact the bank's pressure to open new accounts had on their employees. Just last week, the New York Times published stories from former bankers who were under so much stress to sell unneeded services that they suffered......
Dubai-based DP World handled 47.5 million TEU across its global portfolio of container terminals during the first nine months of 2016, with gross container volumes growing 2.2% despite challenging market conditions. The gross container...Show More Summary
Royal Dutch Shell has resumed crude exports from the Forcados terminal in Nigeria's restive Niger Delta following repairs after a militant attack, the Nigerian presidency said on Tuesday. "The Shell Director, Mr. Andrew Brown, informed the President…