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Day: April 11, 2018

Speaker David Ralston

Georgia General Assembly fully funds QBE, will mean about $285,000 for Fannin County schools

By Elaine Owen, Editor ~~ For the first time in recent history, the Georgia General Assembly fully funded the Quality Basic Education (QBE) funding formula and eliminated austerity cuts in its final passage of the Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19) Budget, House Bill 684. “Full funding for the QBE is essential to the future success of […]

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Mucoid colonies of the pathogenic multidrug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae cling to an agar plate. Nightmare bacteria--those that are resistant to almost every drug—are particularly deadly in the elderly and people with chronic illnesses. (Moment/Getty Images)

Nightmare bacteria stalk U.S. Hospitals

By Kaiser Health News – Reprinted with permission ~~ The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention detected more than 220 cases last year of a rare breed of “nightmare bacteria” that are virtually untreatable and capable of spreading genes that make them impervious to most antibiotics, according to a report released Tuesday. Although the CDC […]

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President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen.

FBI raids Trump’s lawyer’s office, seizing documents related to porn star, Trump responds

On Monday (April 9) the FBI raided Michael Cohen’s office, seizing documents about the $130,000 he gave porn star Stormy Daniels to keep her quiet ahead of the 2016 election about an earlier alleged affair with Trump. The New York Times first reported the raid, which sounds extensive. FBI agents took Cohen’s computer, phone, personal […]

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