The Latest: Professor Mauled by Bear in Critical Condition

19 Avr 2016 
The Latest: Professor Mauled by Bear in Critical Condition - ABC News

The Latest on a university educator mauled by a bear in Alaska (all times local):

9 a.m.

An assistant professor who was mauled by a bear while teaching a mountaineering course in southeast Alaska is in critical condition.

A spokesman at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage says 35-year-old Forest Wagner is in the intensive care unit Tuesday, a day after the attack.

A University of Alaska Southeast spokeswoman says Wagner was with a group of 12 students on Mount Emmerich near Haines, Alaska, when he was attacked by a sow with two cubs. No students were hurt Monday.

A student hiked down the mountain to get cellphone reception and call for help.

Wagner's biography says he's been coordinating and teaching in the outdoor studies program at the university's Juneau campus since 2006. He teaches rock and ice climbing, backcountry navigation, glacier travel and mountaineering.


9:45 p.m.

A teacher has been hospitalized after he was mauled by a bear during a mountaineering class in the Alaska Panhandle.

A University of Alaska Southeast spokeswoman says Forest Wagner, 35, of Fairbanks, was with a group of 12 students on Mount Emmerich near Haines, Alaska, on Monday when he was attacked. No students were hurt.

A student hiked down the mountain to get cellphone reception and call for help.

The university says Wagner was taken to Providence Hospital in Anchorage. His condition was not immediately available, but the university said he was stable.

Wagner has been coordinating and teaching in the outdoor studies program at the university since 2006, according to his biography. He teaches rock and ice climbing, backcountry navigation, glacier travel and mountaineering.

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Make Money Online From Home Using Your Writing Skills by Chris Grayson

19 Avr 2016 
To many people, being able to make money online from home remains a distant dream but there are lots of people out there who have gone out and actually turned that dream into a reality. If you are one of the dreamers who desire to work from home and you have some basic writing skills you should get started right away. The Internet is literally a land of opportunity for you and it is easily possible to make a good living.

The following are just a few ways that you can put your creativity to good use and make money online from home using your writing skills:

You can join pay per view article sites. If you do a search online of article submission sites you will find many opportunities to make money online from home by writing. These sites will generally allow you to choose the topics you write about and when people read your articles you will earn money.

The amount you get paid per view of your article will vary, but you will find that most will pay at least one penny for each view. This sounds like a small amount but as long as you take the time to market your work it is possible to earn a reasonable amount of money.

There are some very good article distribution services out there that can submit your articles to literally hundreds, possibly thousands of online article directories. This is exactly what you need if you are going to make a serious attempt to make money online from home. To do this manually yourself would be virtually impossible so it is well worth the small investment and with potentially increase your earnings ten fold.

You can also join article request sites. These are sites that people visit when they are looking for original content for their own websites and blogs. Usually they leave a request for the sort of subject matter they are looking for and you can respond to their requests and write an article accordingly.

The pay will vary, but many website and blog owners are willing to pay a reasonable amount of money for well written original articles and this is a great way to make money online from home. Many people find they can often make as much as an extra $500 a month or more simply by answering these online requests.

You may prefer to go out and find private clients who will offer you a permanent position. You will often find that the pay is a little less, but it will give you a steady income. The amount of work required will vary from client to client. Some may need only 2 or 3 articles a week from you where others might expect as many as 40 to 50.

Some people prefer to make money online from home with their writing skills by submitting their articles to online magazines. You will probably find the competition is a little tougher but many of the online magazines pay high prices for the articles they purchase. You will be able to find many online magazines by doing a Google search and if you visit their sites you will be able to read their submission guidelines and submit your articles accordingly.

The opportunities to make money online from home by writing are endless. You can blog on your own website, you can write blogs for other peoples websites and submit articles to online directories and magazines. All you need to earn some extra money is basic writing skills.

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Customized Rubber Wristbands?

19 Avr 2016 
Customized silicone wristbands first became a popular and cheap way to raise or promote ideas or products in the 1980s. Since then, they have become an important fashion accessory. Their popularity soared high and they have even entered the school level, be it high school, middle school or elementary schools.

Charity awareness wristbands, are quite popular nowadays, but they weren't until the early millennium. There are multitude number of charities and NGOs, that have their own customized rubber wristbands. They promote awareness about cancer, domestic violence, child abuse and various other social issues. The most popular ones are the Lance Armstrong Foundation's yellow-colored 'LIVESTRONG' bands.

We can categorize customized rubber wristbands in three different categories in terms of the way the message is printed on them.

Debossed: Bracelets in which the message is printed on the surface of the band or debossed (opposite to embossed). They are the most famous and admired bracelets. Embossed: Bracelets in which words are raised from the band or in simple words, characters are embossed on the band. Glow In Dark: Bracelets that shine in the dark with the message glowing. They are the latest innovation. We can also categorize them by their design. They are:Printed: You can draft any message or logo on them. They are of one simple color representing uniform throughout. Segmented: Segmented wristbands are the ones in which you find two different segment of colors joined. They are cool and economical, generally used for promotion. Swirl: These bracelets come in fusion of different colors. They are popular as party wristbands in various social places. People use them because of following advantages (reasons):Generate school spirit and pride, if used in school. Use meaningful colors and custom messages for your fundraising events. They are a popular giveaways at trade shows. Raise awareness about the product, service, cause, etc. To celebrate special events. Used to honor someone's memory (In Loving Memory of...). These come in different shapes and sizes. They are worn by celebrities, athletes, politicians and even a common man. Nowadays, these bands can be purchased on an average cost that is less than $3. The prizes usually depend on who is livejasmin hack online selling them. Rubber wristbands being promoted in a fashion for a beauty product are bound to be costly, whereas, those for raising awareness of a cause among people will be cheap.

They come in different colors that represent a particular group or charity, for example, pink color represents breast cancer awareness. Some popular colors and the cause associated with them are:

Color Quote Cause Red Courage AIDS Yellow Live Strong Lance Armstrong Foundation Pink Hope, Faith & Love Breast Cancer White Make Poverty History Fight Poverty Blue Prevent Child Abuse Child abuse Green Don't Cut Trees Nature

Whatever cause you want to raise awareness about, just go to the market or the website and purchase the rubber wristband. They reflect your choice and the cause for which you are concerned about plus, they are a fashion for teenagers. They have been around from long and their popularity continues to rise.

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The Latest: Expert: Ecuador’s quake 20x strong than Japan’s

17 Avr 2016 
ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) Ice cream artists Ben and Jerry are Feeling the Bern and will be serving free samples of Bens most recent concoction: The new flavor inspired by Senator Bernie Sanders.

Those who want to taste Bernies Yearning can go to Saint Rose and visit their tent between5:30 and 6:30 p.m. Friday afternoon.

Its a very limited edition mint ice cream with a thick layer of dark chocolate on top.

The chocolate disk represents the huge majority of economic gains that have gone to the top 1 percent since the end of the recession, the flavors packaging reads. Beneath it, the rest of us.Dig in, and share with your fellow Americans. Bernie Sanders

Bernie SandersFILE In this Oct. 30, 2015, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt, speaks during a campaign stop at the William B. Cashin Senior Activity Center in Manchester, N.H. Sanders is planning an aggressive push aimed at regaining ground in the Democratic primaries, planning a series of ads, policy speeches and appearances before key constituency groups in his bid against presidential front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, File)

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17 Avr 2016 
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