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Month: November 2016

Nielsen: Football helps NBC rush to a ratings win last week

NEW YORK (AP) — Football helped loft NBC to a ratings win last week, according to the Nielsen company. Its Thursday night clash between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Indianapolis Colts was the week’s most-watched show, scoring nearly 21 million viewers. The runner-up was NBC’s Sunday sportscast of the Kansas City Chiefs vs. the Denver […]

UPDATE 2-French drugs agency suspends Carmat heart implants

(Adds company’s reaction) PARIS Nov 30 France’s national drugs agency said on Wednesday it had ordered artificial heart maker Carmat to suspend further implants after a fifth patient died in October. Carmat Chief Executive Stephane Piat said in a statement that the artificial heart was not involved in the patient’s death and that the company’s […]

Coping With Addiction in the Family

Dr. Russell Surasky The family plays a crucial role in helping the person struggling with addiction to improve. Great Neck, NY (PRWEB) November 29, 2016 Substance addiction has slowly become one of the most dangerous diseases in America with over 20 million people meeting the diagnosis. Addiction wreaks havoc on everything from brain cells […]

NBC boss and hit-making producer Grant Tinker dies at age 90

NEW YORK – Grant Tinker, who brought new polish to the TV world and beloved shows including “Hill Street Blues” to the audience as both a producer and a network boss, has died. He was 90. Tinker died Monday at his Los Angeles home, according to his son, producer Mark Tinker. Though he had three […]

Pending home sales nudged upward in October

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans who signed contracts to purchase homes edged up slightly in October, a sign that the housing market remains on sure footing after solid price and sales gains this year. The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 0.1 percent to […]

Getting the right Saw, Saw Selection Tips

Choose a blade size Saw blades are extremely pricey, the fewer saw blades you buy, the happier your wallet will be. If you plan on buying a miter saw, table saw, a radial arm saw, or some assemblage of these, pick a blade size and stick with it. While there are a variety of sizes […]

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