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Higher Gun Ownership Rates Linked To Increase In Non-Stranger Homicide, BU Study Finds

Michael Siegel, Boston University Medical Center A new study led by a Boston University School of Public Health researcher has found that states with higher estimated rates of gun ownership experience a higher incidence of non-stranger firearms...

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2014-10-01 23:11:34

UP4 Probiotics will be donating a portion of their sales of UP4 WOMEN’S probiotic to The National Network to End Domestic Violence (http://www.nnedv.org) during the month of October. This organization was chosen through nationwide polling that took place during August and September on UP4’s website and social media outlets. Madison, Wi (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 UP4 Probiotics will be donating a portion of their sales of UP4 WOMEN’S probiotic to The National Network to End Domestic...

2014-10-01 23:09:06

TRA (http://www.industrysafe.com) is pleased to announce the release of IndustrySafe Safety Management Software’s Job Safety Analysis (JSA) module. IndustrySafe Software provides organizations with web-based safety data management tools including key safety performance metrics, incident and OSHA recordkeeping, inspections, training tracking, hazards, behavioral based safety, and more. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 TRA (http://www.industrysafe.com) is pleased to announce the...

2014-10-01 23:06:30

Commissioner of New York City Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence to Deliver Lecture on October 6 Bronx, NY (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Monroe College, a national leader in urban and international education, today announced that its School of Criminal Justice will be hosting a series of events throughout October to mark Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a national campaign designed to support victims of domestic abuse and inspire action to end domestic violence. Monroe will...

2014-10-01 23:05:56

Dr. Claudia Black, MSW, Ph.D., was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Wickenburg, Arizona (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Dr. Claudia Black, MSW, Ph.D., was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by NAADAC, the National Association for Addiction Professionals on September 27, 2014 for her outstanding contributions to the addiction education and treatment field. Dr. Black, a Senior Fellow and Addiction and Trauma Program Specialist at The Meadows, received the award from...

2014-10-01 23:02:47

Boys Town encourages communities across the country to help raise awareness for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. On Monday, October 6 Boys Town will join the nation in recognizing the harm bullying can cause children, teens, and families. Omaha, Neb. (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Boys Town encourages communities across the country to help raise awareness for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. On Monday, October 6, Boys Town will join the nation in recognizing the harm...

2014-10-01 20:21:04

VANCOUVER, Oct.1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Goldgroup Mining Inc. ("Goldgroup" or the "Company") (TSX:GGA, OTC:GGAZF, BMV SIX:GGAN.MX) is pleased to announce that the Company has completed the second drawdown of USD$3,993,239 on the previously announced secured medium term loan facility of USD$10 million (the "Facility) provided by RMB Resources Inc. ("RMB") and Credipresto SAPI de CV SOFOM ENR ("Credipresto"). The total amount of funds drawn down under the Facility are USD$6,000,000....

2014-10-01 16:26:19

Nearly two-thirds would favor allowing terminally ill adults to request and receive a prescription to end their suffering, reports Compassion & Choices LOS ANGELES, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly two-thirds of Californian voters would support a death-with-dignity measure that would give a mentally competent, terminally ill adult the right to request and receive a prescription for life-ending medication from a physician, a poll released today reveals. This medical practice is...

2014-10-01 12:38:20

Verizon and When Georgia Smiled host A Day to Connect, Inspire and Heal BASKING RIDGE, N.J. and LOS ANGELES, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of domestic violence prevention leaders from across the country will gather on the legendary Paramount Studios lot Friday, Oct. 3 for A Day to Connect, Inspire and Heal - the follow up to the groundbreaking summit held in 2013. The event is being hosted by Verizon in partnership with When Georgia Smiled: The Robin McGraw Revelation Foundation and...

2014-10-01 12:36:25

HopeLine Program Has Collected More than 10.8 million Phones, Distributed More Than $21.4 million in Cash Grants Nationally BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- October is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) and Verizon Wireless is encouraging all Alabamians to donate old phones to the company's HopeLine(®) program to support victims and local domestic violence organizations throughout the state. HopeLine from Verizon puts the nation's most reliable wireless...

2014-10-01 12:28:52

Cox Communications and Cartoon Network Partner For National Bullying Prevention Month ATLANTA, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to research released today by Cox Communications, 54 percent of teens have witnessed online bullying. Some 60 percent of teens who admit to being bullied online have told an adult, which marks a 20 percent increase since Cox's 2013 Internet Safety Survey. The survey also reveals a decrease in teens reporting being bullied online: 24 percent of teens reported...


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2009-04-28 16:36:07

Chicago police sergeant, Louis R. Vitullo, focused his career in the city's crime lab and eventually because chief microanalyst. He created an organized method by which to collect and analyze evidence in sexual assault cases. The tools necessary to follow this process are all contained together in a standardized kit, originally called a Vitullo kit. Today, they are more commonly referred to as SAEK or rape kits. Louis Vitullo died on January 3, 2006 at Good Shepherd Hospital in...

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Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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