Franklin Bailey

It will be South Sudan’s hungriest year, experts say

OLD FANGAK, South Sudan – Nyayiar Kuol cradled her severely malnourished 1-year-old daughter as they traveled for 16 hours on a crowded barge to the hospital closest to their home in rural South Sudan . For months, she had fed her four children just once a day, unable to farm …

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Halifax YMCA to provide supervised space for online learning

A Halifax-area charity is hoping to help families after the province decided to delay the opening of schools for in-person learning by a week. Online learning is scheduled to begin Monday in Nova Scotia and students could return to class on January 17. As many parents scramble for babysitting, the …

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Validea Motley Fool Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 8/1/2022

THere are today’s updates for Validea Small-cap growth investor model based on the published strategy of Motley fool. This strategy seeks small cap growth stocks with strong fundamentals and strong price performance. HAWTHORN BANCSHARES, INC. (HWBK) is a small cap value stock in the regional banking sector. The rating according …

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Living on Earth: Remembering Naturalist Tom Lovejoy

Broadcast date: week of January 7, 2022 stream / download this segment as an MP3 file Environmentalist Tom Lovejoy is remembered for his decades of researching and bringing people together to protect the Amazon rainforest and other ecosystems on the planet. (Photo: Courtesy Carmen Thorndike) Host Steve Curwood and White …

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How the first 1000 days of meals can change your child’s life

Health Sciences A Snapshot of What Our Infants Eat Contains Clues About How Aotearoa’s Children Became The Second Most Obese In The World, And What We May Do About It When UNICEF ranked New Zealand second in childhood obesity among 41 OECD and EU countries in its report The State …

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WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSBC) Short interest increases 24.8% in December

WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSBC) recorded a significant increase in overdraft interest during the month of December. As of December 15, there was short interest totaling 876,600 shares, an increase of 24.8% from the total of 702,600 shares as of November 30. Currently, 1.4% of the company’s shares are sold short. …

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New Mexico Lawmakers and Governor Seek $ 1 Billion Spending Increase | New Mexico News

By MORGAN LEE, Associated Press SANTA FE, NM (AP) – The governor of New Mexico and leading state lawmakers on Thursday proposed a $ 1 billion increase in general fund spending for the next fiscal year – an increase of about 14% aimed at bolstering access to health care, to …

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From women’s empowerment to global epidemiology: here are six in-house courses to consider for the spring semester 2022

Looking for an interesting course taught by your peers? Here is a list of six open house courses you can take for the spring semester 2022. The UNICEF Humanitarian Revolution: An Innovative Approach to Social Impact Taught by Alice Wu, Friedl Bldg 216, Th 7:30 to 9:00 p.m. This home-based …

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UNMISS peacekeepers tackle former enemy malaria in Eastern Equatoria as global spotlight stays on Covid-19

When new health threats, like the Covid-19 pandemic, emerge and steal the show, old enemies don’t necessarily disappear. Instead, they go about their usual business quietly, much to the dismay of those involved. Malaria is one of those centuries-old scourges that still kills people in South Sudan and elsewhere. The …

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Synchrony to Report Fourth Quarter 2021 Financial Results on January 28, 2022

STAMFORD, Connecticut., January 4, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Synchrony (NYSE: SYF) expects to release its fourth quarter 2021 results on Friday January 28, 2022. Publication of results and presentation materials should be published and published in the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website, www.investors.synchronyfinancial.com, around 6:00 a.m. Eastern …

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