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New figures revealed on Wednesday Colombia still had far to go to cut down its growing drug trade since there were record numbers for cocaine production, according to BBC News. Nearly 171,000 hectares (423,000 acres) of land in the Latin American country were used to grow coca, the plant which is the essential ingredient for cocaine, during 2017, which was a 17 percent increase from the year before, according to figures from the United Nation's Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). The UNODC…

The Senate passed a short-term spending bill on Tuesday which would keep the government open through early December, according to The Washington Post. The legislation was attached to a large budget package which contains full-year funding for 2019 for the Pentagon and the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education departments, which account for more than 60 percent of all discretionary spending. The Pentagon budget for 2019 would be $605.5 billion according to the legislation, an increase

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Today Sheriff Langley joined elected officials from the community to celebrate ShopRite of Carmel’s 20 Years of giving back year round to the community with “Help Bag Hunger.” Store Director Bob Gillick oversaw Langley, County Executive MaryEllen Odell and Town of Kent Supervisor Maureen Fleming showing off their bagging skills for customers and a red ribbon was cut to…

Former President of Argentina Cristina Kirchner was charged with corruption on Monday as a federal judge requested her parliamentary immunity be lifted so she could be detained in the first major bribery case made against a former Argentinian president, according to The AFP. Federal Judge Claudio Bonadio's indictment said Kirchner accepted bribes from construction companies in exchange for contracts on public works projects during her two terms as president from 2007 through 2015. The indictment

Because of the stressors from a career in the military, it’s possible your loved one may need help at home sooner than the average person. Click to learn more.

How can you pack a healthy school lunch that your kids will actually enjoy eating? Here are some tips and suggestions on what to pack and how to get your kids on board with eating healthy.

Nearly everyone can benefit from practicing yoga, even those living with scoliosis. Learn which beginning yoga poses can help you strengthen your core, decrease your pain, and focus on your breathing.

There’s no science on deciding when to retain professional help, and the reality is that the sandwich generation must be proactive in seeking home care.

When a loved one is struggling to live alone, it can be stressful for the whole family. At home living assistance services from Visiting Angels can help ease that stress and help your family find peace of mind
Our living assistance services are designed to provide the compassionate care that seniors need to continue aging in place. Many seniors find that aging brings with it struggles…

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