Is this proof pill-popping Britain should stop taking the tablets?
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 07:18:48 GMT
Is this proof pill-popping Britain should stop taking the tablets? In the first of a two-part investigation, we reveal how medication is being massively over-prescribed - and may do more harm than good... We are taking more pills than ever - and the trend shows no sign of abating. Last year, the NHS prescribed more than 1.1 billion items - almost double the number ten years ago.
Town wants court to throw out lawsuit over 1977 rape case
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:07:21 GMT
A New York woman is suing the town and its police department for $62 million for allegedly mishandling her rape investigation in the 1970s, when she claims at 13, she was raped in a Government Street apartment and then chased at knife point. The town now seeks dismissal of the suit in its entirety.
US homeless population spikes dramatically under Zillow estimate
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:56:51 GMT
The homeless population in America last year stood at 661,000 men and women, according to an analysis by Zillow released Tuesday that casts doubt on official U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development estimates that previously put the number at more than 100,000 fewer people living on the streets. In 2017, the Department of Housing and Urban Development put the official number of homeless people at 553,752 nationwide.
110 Grill aims to open in Destiny USA in February
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:16:59 GMT
The current menu includes burgers and a pulled pork sandwich, short rib risotto and sesame ginger salmon, and a kale Brussels salad. At dinner, sandwiches range from about $12 to $15 with one side; entrees are $16 to $26.
Three Merrimack teachers could be cut under proposed spending plan
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:33:21 GMT
Three teaching positions could possibly be eliminated in the upcoming school year, according to a proposal in the superintendent's recommended budget.
Airbnb collected $2.9M in taxes in first year of agreement with New Hampshire
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:16:48 GMT
Airbnb on Monday reported it has paid about $2.9 million in meals and rentals taxes during the first 12 months after a tax agreement with the state took effect.
Thirteen places you can see panto in Hampshire this Christmas
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:06:56 GMT
Southampton plays host to the biggest pantomime on the South Coast and a world premiere musical from the pen of children's literature supremo David Walliams. Soap legend Steve McFadden, best known as one of the Mitchell Brothers in EastEnders, X Factor winner Joe McElderry, legendary funnyman Bobby Davro, former Three Degrees singer Sheila Ferguson, pop star Suzanne Shaw and ultimate pantomime dame Andrew Ryan are all set to appear.