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  • No Goop Dentist

    No Goop Dentist

    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-09-20 23:20:19 GMT
    CLEARWATER, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Dentists take thousands of impressions of teeth every year. Many use what’s known as, the goop. But now it’s out with the old and in with a new way to get a good impression of the teeth. Terry Brown has loved to fish all of his life … but what he hates is going to the dentist. “Just choking, you know, making you feel like you’re choking,” said Brown. He can’t stand the goop. It’s like adult Play...More >>
    CLEARWATER, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Dentists take thousands of impressions of teeth every year. Many use what’s known as, the goop. But now it’s out with the old and in with a new way to get a good impression of the teeth. Terry Brown has loved to fish all of his life … but what he hates is going to the dentist. “Just choking, you know, making you feel like you’re choking,” said Brown. He can’t stand the goop. It’s like adult Play...More >>
  • Robots to the Rescue

    Robots to the Rescue

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:55 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:55:44 GMT
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Nurses at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange, California are keeping an eye on up to 12 patients in their rooms at one time. They can do that, thanks to the AvaSys TeleSitter, an interactive robot. This new technology is making life easier for patients and staff and saving the hospital a lot of money. This is the fifth time Chuck McGibbon is in St. Joseph Hospital since his stroke two years ago. His wife, Fran, has always stayed in his room with h...More >>
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Nurses at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange, California are keeping an eye on up to 12 patients in their rooms at one time. They can do that, thanks to the AvaSys TeleSitter, an interactive robot. This new technology is making life easier for patients and staff and saving the hospital a lot of money. This is the fifth time Chuck McGibbon is in St. Joseph Hospital since his stroke two years ago. His wife, Fran, has always stayed in his room with h...More >>
  • Three Schools in Monett Named to 2018 List of America’s Healthiest Schools

    Three Schools in Monett Named to 2018 List of America’s Healthiest Schools

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:05:56 GMT
    Monett Elementary, Central Park Elementary and Monett Middle schools to be honored with national award for promoting healthy eating and physical activity (MONETT, MO), September 17, 2018 – Three schools across the Monett R-1 School District have been named to the 2018 list of America’s Healthiest Schools by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, receiving national recognition for their commitment to students’ health and well-being. As a part ...More >>
    Monett Elementary, Central Park Elementary and Monett Middle schools to be honored with national award for promoting healthy eating and physical activity (MONETT, MO), September 17, 2018 – Three schools across the Monett R-1 School District have been named to the 2018 list of America’s Healthiest Schools by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, receiving national recognition for their commitment to students’ health and well-being. As a part ...More >>
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  • What trade war? Dow hits record high

    What trade war? Dow hits record high

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:42:29 GMT
    Matt Egan     (CNN Money) -- What trade war? The Dow just soared to its first record high since late January. The milestone shows that Wall Street is mostly unfazed by the escalating trade clash between the United States and China. The Dow's 251-point leap on Thursday marked its 100th record close since President Donald Trump's election, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices. The S&P 500 also notched an all-time high. The Dow closed at 26,657. It has spike...More >>
    Matt Egan     (CNN Money) -- What trade war? The Dow just soared to its first record high since late January. The milestone shows that Wall Street is mostly unfazed by the escalating trade clash between the United States and China. The Dow's 251-point leap on Thursday marked its 100th record close since President Donald Trump's election, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices. The S&P 500 also notched an all-time high. The Dow closed at 26,657. It has spike...More >>
  • Museum Day: Free admission to nearly 1,500 US museums

    Museum Day: Free admission to nearly 1,500 US museums

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-09-20 17:23:53 GMT
    Click here for participating museums in Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Missouri By Marnie Hunter, CNN     (CNN) -- Learning something new seems like the perfect way to usher in autumn. The fall equinox takes place on Saturday, September 22. It's also Museum Day in the United States. Nearly 1,500 US museums are participating in Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day, when institutions in all 50 states and the District of Columbia offer free admission to anyone with a...More >>
    Click here for participating museums in Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Missouri By Marnie Hunter, CNN     (CNN) -- Learning something new seems like the perfect way to usher in autumn. The fall equinox takes place on Saturday, September 22. It's also Museum Day in the United States. Nearly 1,500 US museums are participating in Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day, when institutions in all 50 states and the District of Columbia offer free admission to anyone with a...More >>
  • Joplin to Hold Annual Auction - October 13

    Joplin to Hold Annual Auction - October 13

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:49:19 GMT
    The City of Joplin will hold its annual auction on Saturday, October 13th, 2018, beginning at 9:00 a.m. The event will take place in the Street Maintenance Barn located northwest of the Public Works Center (1301 West 2nd Street). Parking will be available at the Center's parking lot. Numerous items will be sold including vehicles, equipment, office furniture, computers, tools, bicycles and miscellaneous items. A list can be found at http://www.joplinmo.org/auctionlist. The publi...More >>
    The City of Joplin will hold its annual auction on Saturday, October 13th, 2018, beginning at 9:00 a.m. The event will take place in the Street Maintenance Barn located northwest of the Public Works Center (1301 West 2nd Street). Parking will be available at the Center's parking lot. Numerous items will be sold including vehicles, equipment, office furniture, computers, tools, bicycles and miscellaneous items. A list can be found at http://www.joplinmo.org/auctionlist. The publi...More >>
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  • Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioids bill

    Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioids bill

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:40:43 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-09-21 20:54:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Consumer and health care groups say they’re trying to blo...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Consumer and health care groups say they’re trying to blo...
    Consumer and health care groups say they're trying to block the pharmaceutical industry from commandeering opioid legislation and using it to roll back drugmaker discounts to Medicare beneficiaries with high...More >>
    Consumer and health care groups say they're trying to block the pharmaceutical industry from commandeering opioid legislation and using it to roll back drugmaker discounts to Medicare beneficiaries with high prescription costs.More >>
  • Colorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli death

    Colorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli death

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-09-20 16:08:28 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-09-21 20:32:54 GMT
    A Colorado company has recalled more than 132,000 pounds of ground beef after an E. coli outbreak that killed one person and sickened 17.More >>
    A Colorado company has recalled more than 132,000 pounds of ground beef after an E. coli outbreak that killed one person and sickened 17.More >>
  • California makes people ask for straws, sodas with kid meals

    California makes people ask for straws, sodas with kid meals

    Thursday, September 20 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-09-20 21:19:38 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-09-21 20:32:49 GMT
    People who want straws with their drinks at California restaurants will have to request them under new state law.More >>
    People who want straws with their drinks at California restaurants will have to request them under new state law.More >>
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  • Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter

    Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:39 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:39:57 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-09-21 21:13:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 file photo made with a slow shutter speed and a zoom lens, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill i...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 file photo made with a slow shutter speed and a zoom lens, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill i...
    In he-said, she-said disputes like Kavanaugh case, frailty of memory may play a role.More >>
    In he-said, she-said disputes like Kavanaugh case, frailty of memory may play a role.More >>
  • Trump assails Kavanaugh accuser, ditching GOP strategy

    Trump assails Kavanaugh accuser, ditching GOP strategy

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:50:01 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-09-21 21:12:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., with Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, left, joined by former students from Holton Arms School, speaks to reporters in support of professor Christine Blasey Ford, who is accusing Supreme Court...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., with Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, left, joined by former students from Holton Arms School, speaks to reporters in support of professor Christine Blasey Ford, who is accusing Supreme Court...
    A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford says she'd testify next week to the Senate Judiciary Committee about Brett Kavanaugh if conditions can be agreed to.More >>
    A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford says she'd testify next week to the Senate Judiciary Committee about Brett Kavanaugh if conditions can be agreed to.More >>
  • Trump boosting offensive capabilities in cyber strategy

    Trump boosting offensive capabilities in cyber strategy

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:12:17 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-09-21 21:05:08 GMT
    The White House is warning foreign adversaries that the U.S. is preparing to step up its offensive cyber capabilities as part of a new government-wide strategy.More >>
    The White House is warning foreign adversaries that the U.S. is preparing to step up its offensive cyber capabilities as part of a new government-wide strategy.More >>
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  • After grocery delivery service ends, former driver picking up slack to help seniors

    After grocery delivery service ends, former driver picking up slack to help seniors

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-05-01 21:30:56 GMT

    01 MAY 18 11:05 ET By Amanda del Castillo Click here for updates on this story     EDGEWATER, Colo. (KMGH) -- Home deliveries through Kroger’s Home Shop service stopped on Saturday. King Soopers recently announced its partnership with Instacart, the same-day delivery app. The move put King Soopers’ home delivery service on a digital-only platform, where customers shop through an app or online. With this new partnership, the retailer has eliminated ...

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    01 MAY 18 11:05 ET By Amanda del Castillo Click here for updates on this story     EDGEWATER, Colo. (KMGH) -- Home deliveries through Kroger’s Home Shop service stopped on Saturday. King Soopers recently announced its partnership with Instacart, the same-day delivery app. The move put King Soopers’ home delivery service on a digital-only platform, where customers shop through an app or online. With this new partnership, the retailer has eliminated ...

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  • Growing lionfish population threatening to crowd out the native species in Florida waters

    Growing lionfish population threatening to crowd out the native species in Florida waters

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-05-01 21:38:04 GMT

    01 MAY 18 11:14 ET By Patrick Nolan Click here for updates on this story     BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (WFTX) -- There are invaders in our Gulf waters. And researchers at Florida Gulf Coast University are working to find out more about them, so they can be stopped. Invasive exotic Lionfish are native to the Pacific Ocean. But they're now appearing more frequently in the Gulf where they have no known predators. FGCU Marine Scientist Mike Parsons tells 4 In Your Corn...

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    01 MAY 18 11:14 ET By Patrick Nolan Click here for updates on this story     BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (WFTX) -- There are invaders in our Gulf waters. And researchers at Florida Gulf Coast University are working to find out more about them, so they can be stopped. Invasive exotic Lionfish are native to the Pacific Ocean. But they're now appearing more frequently in the Gulf where they have no known predators. FGCU Marine Scientist Mike Parsons tells 4 In Your Corn...

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  • A gas station employee felt a burn when someone handed her cash. Then, 7 people had to go to a hospital

    A gas station employee felt a burn when someone handed her cash. Then, 7 people had to go to a hospital

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-05-01 21:38:36 GMT

    01 MAY 18 11:29 ET By Andrea Diaz, CNN     (CNN) -- A puzzling incident that sent seven people to a hospital and prompted a hazardous material team to descend on a gas station in Minnesota turned out to have a very harmless origin. Someone walked into a Cenex station in Minnesota's Manhomen County on Monday and paid for an item with cash. The cash was coated with a white powder-like substance. As soon as the employee handled the money, she felt a burning sensat...

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    01 MAY 18 11:29 ET By Andrea Diaz, CNN     (CNN) -- A puzzling incident that sent seven people to a hospital and prompted a hazardous material team to descend on a gas station in Minnesota turned out to have a very harmless origin. Someone walked into a Cenex station in Minnesota's Manhomen County on Monday and paid for an item with cash. The cash was coated with a white powder-like substance. As soon as the employee handled the money, she felt a burning sensat...

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  • Wyandotte Nation Searches for New Police Chief

    Wyandotte Nation Searches for New Police Chief

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:46:24 GMT
    Ken MurphyKen Murphy

    The Wyandotte Nation is searching for the next Chief of Police, according to the Wyandotte Tribe of Oklahoma. Ken Murphy has resigned his position as Chief of Police of the Wyandotte Nation Tribal Police Department (WNTPD) after serving in the position for nine years. Officer Faron Lee, who has served with the department for eleven years, will serve as Interim Police Chief.

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    The Wyandotte Nation is searching for the next Chief of Police, according to the Wyandotte Tribe of Oklahoma. Ken Murphy has resigned his position as Chief of Police of the Wyandotte Nation Tribal Police Department (WNTPD) after serving in the position for nine years. Officer Faron Lee, who has served with the department for eleven years, will serve as Interim Police Chief.

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  • President Trump to Visit Springfield, MO - September 21

    President Trump to Visit Springfield, MO - September 21

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:21:23 GMT

    President Trump is scheduled to arrive at Springfield-Branson National Airport in Missouri at 4:45 PM CDT on September 21st, 2018. He's set to participate in a roundtable with supporters around 5:30 p.m. (closed press). Following the roundtable, the President will hold a "Make America Great Again Rally" at the JQH Arena at 6:30 PM CDT (685 S. John Q. Hammons Parkway). KOAM and FOX14 will live stream the rally on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/koamfox14/ Twee...

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    President Trump is scheduled to arrive at Springfield-Branson National Airport in Missouri at 4:45 PM CDT on September 21st, 2018. He's set to participate in a roundtable with supporters around 5:30 p.m. (closed press). Following the roundtable, the President will hold a "Make America Great Again Rally" at the JQH Arena at 6:30 PM CDT (685 S. John Q. Hammons Parkway). KOAM and FOX14 will live stream the rally on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/koamfox14/ Twee...

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  • KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 9-21

    KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 9-21

    Friday, September 21 2018 8:44 AM EDT2018-09-21 12:44:41 GMT

    A 26-year old woman took her own life after shooting co-workers at a Rite-Aid distribution center in Aberdeen, Maryland.  Plus all the news you need to know before you head out the door.

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    A 26-year old woman took her own life after shooting co-workers at a Rite-Aid distribution center in Aberdeen, Maryland.  Plus all the news you need to know before you head out the door.

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