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Boosted by celebrity endorsements and a controversial research program, clinics are peddling stem cell autism treatments questioned by experts

A researcher holds a box containing vials of human embryonic Stem Cell cultures from the freezer at the Burnham Institute on November 3, 2004 in La Jolla, California. Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images From Central America to Ukraine, unlicensed clinics are offering stem cell therapies as a treatment for autism.  Stem cells used mainly to treat blood disease. Their effectiveness on autism is unproven and the FDA has not licensed their use for the condition. One prominent clinic providing such tre...
Tags: Facebook, Home Depot, UK, Hollywood, Science, Instagram, US, Trends, Ukraine, Cnn, Autism, News UK, Stem Cells, Josh Brolin, Fda, Mel Gibson


CIF State commissioner disputes claim new club football league has its ‘blessing’

CIF State commissioner Ron Nocetti said Sunday that an organization that has started a club football league in Southern California is violating the state’s youth sports guidelines. Nocetti was responding to a report Saturday by an NBC affiliate in Palm Springs that claimed the CIF has “given their blessing” for athletes to take part in the league, which has been started by Corona-based Winner Circle Athletics. According to the state’s youth guidelines that the California Department of Public Hea...
Tags: Nbc, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Ncaa, Usc, High School Sports, Palm Springs, Southern California, Corona, California Department of Public Health, CCAA, John Bosco, De La Salle, Centennial High, High School Football


Rubio: Senate Intel Still Gets In-Person Election Security Briefings Despite Ratcliffe’s Order

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) on Wednesday claimed that DNI John Ratcliffe will continue holding election security briefings with the Republican-led Senate Intelligence Committee, despite Ratcliffe telling Congress last week that he would halt the in-person briefings due to lawmakers allegedly leaking classified information. Rubio, who serves as the interim chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, told Spectrum News on Wednesday that he expects the GOP-led panel to continue receiving in-person...
Tags: News, Congress, Gop, House, Marco Rubio, Nancy Pelosi, House Intelligence Committee, Senate Intelligence Committee, Rubio, Dni, Samantha Jo Roth, Adam Schiff, Marco Rubio R FL, Schiff, Intelligence Committee, Ratcliffe


Black Female Cop Fired for Stopping White Officer Using Chokehold Might Finally Get Her Pension Back

It’s taken twelve years, but a Black female former Buffalo police officer might finally see justice after she was fired for stopping a White officer from using a chokehold on a Black man. Back in 2006, Cariol Horne witnessed officer Gregory Kwiatkowski choking a Black suspect and intervened by jumping on the officer’s back to prevent him from harming the suspect. Two years later, she was fired after 19 years of duty. She was one year away from earning her pension. “The police department didn’t b...
Tags: New York, News, Cops, Police, United States, Jazz, Buffalo, Buffalo New York, Horne, Common Council, Buffalo NY, David Begnaud, Darius Pridgen, Spectrum News, Buffalo Common Council, Cariol Horn


California’s priorities have gone to pot: John Phillips

Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic and California’s draconian stay-at-home orders, the state’s unemployment rate is now approaching 25 percent. But you don’t need me to tell you that, anyone can see it’s true just by opening their eyes. Look around: of the four yoga mats closest to you, at least one contains an unemployed person. We have so many people out of work, it’s only a matter of time before we offer drive-through unemployment registration. Businesses of all stripes are hurting — particularl...
Tags: California, Opinion, Oregon, Sacramento, Sport, Soccer, Arizona, Cbs, Ohio, Mom, Gavin Newsom, John Phillips, KABC, Tommy Chong, Nita Lowey, Cincinnati Enquirer


Robert Bernstein, top publishing executive, dead at 96 - Spectrum News 1

Robert Bernstein, top publishing executive, dead at 96   Spectrum News 1 Robert Bernstein, eminent publishing executive at Random House and human rights activist, has died at 96.
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How and when to watch CIF State basketball championship games

The 2019 CIF State championship basketball games will take place Friday and Saturday at the Golden 1 Arena in Sacramento. Tip-off begins at 10 a.m. each day. If you are unable to make the trip to Sacramento, here are a few options to keep up with all the action this weekend. Spectrum Networks (Spectrum SportsNet or Spectrum News 1) will broadcast all of the championship games live. TV game schedule: Friday, March 810:00 a.m.     Division V Girls – Caruthers vs. Ramona – (SportsNet)12:00 p.m.    ...
Tags: Sports, Sacramento, Sport, Soccer, Oakland, High School Sports, Bakersfield, Sheldon, Oak Park, Crescenta Valley, McFarland, Immanuel, Pinewood, High School Basketball, Spectrum News, Bishop O'Dowd


Gillibrand cancels debate over Charter Communications strike

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has canceled a debate Sunday against Republican Chele Farley because of a labor dispute involving the cable TV stations that were set to air it. Gillibrand, a Democrat running for re-election Nov. 6, said Friday she would withdraw from the Spectrum News debate because of the […]
Tags: New York, News, Ap, Charter Communications, Gillibrand, Nation & World, New York Sen Kirsten Gillibrand, Spectrum News, Chele Farley


Cops Hunt Dirt Bikers Who Jumped Collapsed Bridge In Evel Knievel-Style Stunt

Police in North Carolina are trying to identify a pair of daredevils seen in a viral video jumping over a collapsed section of a closed bridge. The video, which was posted to Facebook on Tuesday by Hickory resident Colt Howell, shows two dirt bikers taking turns jumping the gap before a small group of onlookers. It’s not clear whether Howell is one of the people featured in the video. Trooper Will Henning with the North Carolina Highway Patrol told HuffPost the bridge featured in the vide...
Tags: Facebook, News, North Carolina, Huffington Post, Charlotte, HuffPost, Howell, North Carolina Highway Patrol, David Lohr, Hickory, North Carolina Department of Transportation, Henning, WBTV News, Colt Howell, Will Henning, Spectrum News