Investigation continuing into attempted burglary in south Inishowen

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp Facebook By News Highland – February 16, 2021 Twitter Pinterest Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows WhatsApp Google+ Investigation continuing into attempted burglary in south Inishowen Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Pinterest Previous articleChristmas lights damaged in Twins TownsNext article‘Huge increase’ in abandoned cars across Inishowen News Highland An investigation is continuing in to a suspected attempted burglary in south Inishowen.It happened at house in the Bonnemaine area of Bridgend in the early hours of yesterday morning.The resident of the house was awoken by the noise and observed a male in a dark hoodie attempting to gain entry to his shed.Sgt Charlene Anderson says while nothing was taken, damage was caused to the property:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/charlene1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. DL Debate – 24/05/21 Google+ Facebook Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA last_img read more

NHS helps smokers to quit

first_imgRelated posts:No related photos. Smoking cessation services hailed a success as targets are exceeded by 50per centMore than 61,000 smokers gave up the habit in the past year after receivinghelp from NHS smoking cessation services, according to the Department ofHealth. Some 126,800 smokers set a date to give up smoking in England in the past 12months, and nearly half – 61,000 – had been successful a month later. Smoking cessation services were launched within health action zones in 1999and have been provided in all health authorities since April last year. This has made an extended range of services available, including a nationaltelephone helpline, nicotine replacement therapy and smoking cessation aids onprescription. Specialist services are available for pregnant women. The Government is committed to spending more than £53m on NHS smokingcessation services up to 2002 and to bringing in legislation that bans tobaccoadvertising – although there was no mention of it in this year’s Queen’sSpeech. Health Minister Lord Hunt said, “Smoking causes 120,000 deaths in theUK each year and treating smoking-related diseases costs the NHS about £1.7bn ayear. “The services have already exceeded their target for the first year by50 per cent and justify the substantial funding that we are providing.” However, plans to ban smoking in the workplace have been scrapped by theGovernment following pressure from the pub and restaurant trade. Ministers have rejected advice from the Health and Safety Commission for alegal code that would have forced employers either to ban smoking or takestringent measures to protect staff from others’ smoke. Passive smoking for just 30 minutes can temporarily damage your heart, astudy by scientists in Japan has concluded. The study, published in the Journalof the American Medical Association, found passive smoking for half an hourdramatically affected the circulation of blood within the hearts ofnon-smokers. Comments are closed. NHS helps smokers to quitOn 1 Sep 2001 in Personnel Today Previous Article Next Articlelast_img read more

Police Release Sketch of Man Found Dead in Massapequa

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Nassau County police said a man found dead in Massapequa last week is a homicide victim and released a sketch of the victim in the hopes that someone can help identify him.Investigators determined the victim suffered blunt force trauma and stab wounds, police said. The unidentified man was described as Hispanic, in his late teens to early 20s. He was wearing a dark-colored, three-buttoned American Eagle brand shirt, police said.The body is believed to have been in the woods of Massapequa Preserve for several weeks before the discovery was made near Seaview Avenue and Ocean Avenue at 2:07 p.m. Thursday, authorities added.Homicide Squad detectives are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information on the discovery to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.last_img read more

NCUA recovers nearly $127M from Royal Bank of Scotland for RMBS claims

first_imgThe National Credit Union Administration has accepted an offer of judgement for $129.6 million from the Royal Bank of Scotland, the agency announced today. This resolves claims arising from losses related to purchases of residential mortgage-backed securities by Members United and Southwest corporate credit unions.“NCUA has a statutory obligation to secure recoveries for credit unions and ensure that consumers remain protected,” NCUA Chair Debbie Matz said. “We can assure stakeholders that we will continue to aggressively pursue recoveries against Wall Street firms that contributed to the corporate crisis. Each recovery as well as our ongoing lawsuits further NCUA’s goal of minimizing the losses of the corporate crisis and future costs to credit unions.”The latest judgment brings the total amount obtained by the NCUA in legal recoveries to nearly $1.9 billion. Net proceeds go toward reducing the Temporary Corporate Credit Union Stabilization Fund assessments charged to federally insured credit unions. These funds pay for the losses caused by the failure of five corporate credit unions. continue reading » 10SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Mysterious rumble over Jakarta probably just thunder: BMKG

first_imgAs of Monday morning, the hashtag #dentuman (#thunder) was a national trending topic with more than 4,200 tweets. According to the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG), the sound was likely produced by thunder over Mount Salak in Bogor, West Java.“The result of BMKG’s inspection using lightning detectors shows a number of lightning-related activities around Mount Salak between 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.,” BMKG tsunami and earthquake mitigation head Daryono told kompas.com on Sunday.He said the noise was not produced by seismic activity, adding that it was possible that similar sounds would be heard in the future.In April, residents of Greater Jakarta reported a similar rumbling noise, stoking fears of a volcanic eruption at Anak Krakatau amid the ongoing COVID-19 emergency.Although the source of the previous sound remains unknown, the Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation Center (PVMBG) determined that it did not come from the active volcano. (rfa)Topics : Social media users in Jakarta reported hearing two loud rumbles of unknown origin on Sunday evening. Some claimed that the sound – described as resembling distant thunder – was significant enough to have rattled objects in their homes.Twitter users reported that the sound was heard twice at around 7:45 p.m. Others in Greater Jakarta, including Tangerang, Banten, reported a similar noise the following morning at about 5:30 a.m.last_img read more

Twitter rips Jaguars’ Jalen Ramsey for dramatic flop after head butt from Titans’ Taylor Lewan

first_imgJaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey displayed a dramatic flop following a light head-butt from Titans tackle Taylor Lewan as the two walked off the field during Thursday’s game.  Jaguars’ Doug Marrone on embarrassing loss: ‘We just didn’t tackle’ Three takeaways from the Titans’ dominant win over the Jaguars Jalen Ramsey with the flop of the yearpic.twitter.com/VXeySQxPvL— NFL Retweet (@NFLRT) December 7, 2018Thoughts and prayers to Jalen Ramsey after this vicious mauling pic.twitter.com/2UIllZ0OUq— Barstool Sports (@barstooltweetss) December 7, 2018You: The Jags couldn’t embarrass themselves anymoreJalen Ramsey: Hold my beer pic.twitter.com/IE9RWpfcON— Mostly Football (@MostlyFBShow) December 7, 2018So on the day @goldenglobes nominations were announced, that flop by Ramsey was just inspired stuff.— Mike Harmon (@SwollenDome) December 7, 2018The best performance we’ve seen from the @Jaguars all night….smh— Zach Morgan (@zmorgan904) December 7, 2018Is it safe to say that Jalen Ramsey is the clown of the year for 2018?— Joshua Nix (@JNix110392) December 7, 2018⚠️WARNING GRAPHIC⚠️Taylor Lewan viciously and mercilessly attacks Jalen Ramsey.⚠️NSFW HIDE YOUR KIDS⚠️pic.twitter.com/ZffFcoQncM— 🎄HasBeenSports🎄 (@HasBeenSports) December 7, 2018Nice flop….why don’t you just try tackling— Hal Bundy (@Hal_Bundy) December 7, 2018#JalenRamsey @jalenramsey pic.twitter.com/IAXjPnkoS4— EricHooter (@Erichooter) December 7, 2018center_img The Jaguars ended up losing the game 30-9, which officially eliminated Jacksonville from the playoffs as the team holds a 4-9 record. Take a look at some of the best reactions to Ramsey’s fall:  Related News Lewan’s and Ramsey’s helmets hit, and then Ramsey paused for a second before falling to the ground and rolling over. Ramsey’s antics were met with backlash and criticism on Twitter, with some jokingly saying Ramsey should receive an Oscar for his flop. last_img read more

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