It said infections appeared to be stabilising in Guinea and stabilising or declining in Liberia, but increasing in Sierra Leone. Officials in Sierra Leone, however, say the outbreak may be on the verge of slowing there.
The WHO said it appears to have already passed the goal in Guinea of isolating 70% of patients by December 1, but is far behind that target in the other two hard-hit countries.
Source: http://www.independent.ie/world-news/600-ebola-cases-reported-in-a-week-30777677.html _______________________________________________________________________________
It can put people into a 'survival window' low enough to reduce blood loss, but high enough to prevent brain injury.
Source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2851043/US-Special-Forces-funds-drug-soldiers-injured-battlefield-HIBERNATION-treated.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490 _______________________________________________________________________________
Source: http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/11/cleveland_police_officer_shot_1.html _______________________________________________________________________________
Meticulously overwhelming its computer networks, the hackers showed that ? given time ? they would be able to pop the trunk and start the windshield wipers, cut the brakes or lock them up, and even kill the engine.
Their motives were not malicious. These hackers worked on behalf of the U.S. military, which along with the auto industry is scrambling to fortify the cyber defenses of commercially available cars before criminals and even terrorists penetrate them.
"You're stepping into a rolling computer now," said Chris Valasek, who helped catapult car hacking into the public eye when he and a partner revealed last year they had been able to control a 2010 Toyota Prius and 2010 Ford Escape by plugging into a port used by mechanics.
These days, when Valasek isn't working his day job for a computer security firm, he's seeing how Bluetooth might offer an entry point.
Automakers are betting heavily that consumers will want not just the maps and music playlists of today but also Internet-enabled vehicles that stream movies and the turn dictation into email. The federal government wants to require cars to send each other electronic messages warning of dangers on the road.
In these and other connections, hackers see opportunity.
Source: https://arsenalgearnews.livejournal.com/1413587.html _______________________________________________________________________________
"Airsoft" pellet guns are designed to resemble actual firearms, but they shoot round plastic pellets. The fake guns are usually distinguished from real weapons by a strip or spot of orange paint, but police said Rice's toy did not have a safety indicator. An Ohio state lawmaker has already proposed legislation that would require all such airsoft guns to come with bright or obvious fluorescent stripes.
Source: http://www.sott.net/article/289468-Police-reveal-Cleveland-boy-shot-by-cop-did-not-point-BB-gun-at-him _______________________________________________________________________________