Estimates are that in addition to the people already taking them, another 15 to 20 million people should be taking statin drugs based on their risk factors for heart disease. Your doctor can do a simple blood test to determine the amount of cholesterol in your blood. If you have high levels of LDL (“bad”) cholesterol, you have a greater chance of heart disease, especially when there are other factors that increase your risk.

Not giving you a controversial opinion here. I kept up with all of the CIA, intelligence side, and to a man they said it was Iran. Apparent change of tack in the investigation is backed up by others, including British journalist Robin Oakley, who was one of those briefed in 1989 by former government minister Paul Channon that a conclusion to the case was imminent when the evidence was pointing towards the PFLP GC:.

Photograph: Tannen Maury/EPAIf fired officers were barred from serving as police, “it would help save a lot of lives”, McMillon said.Sometimes police chiefs unknowingly hire officers with misconduct histories because of laws that allow officers to keep disciplinary records secret. Other times, they aren’t running thorough background checks, or they determine an officer’s record would not be a liability, said Ben Grunwald, a Duke University law professor. They tended to move to agencies with fewer resources and slightly larger communities of color.

On Friday morning, Twitter hid another one of Donald Trump’s tweets and slapped a warning label on it. Trump’s statement about the protests over the death of George Floyd which included the phrase, “when the looting starts, the shooting starts” violated the site’s rules about glorifying violence, and many horrified users agreed. (For background, that phrase was first spoken in 1967 by Miami police chief, Walter Headley, when explaining that his force “didn’t mind being accused of police brutality.”).

He traveled with and covered a number of candidates, including then Senators Obama, Biden, and Clinton, as well as Governors Romney and Huckabee.Marquardt has won Emmy and Edward R. Murrow Awards, notably for an undercover investigation of underage sex trafficking in the Philippines.Marquardt got into journalism first as an NBC Page and then later as an anchor for Channel One News. He graduated from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service after growing up Europe and the Middle East..

The Globe typically surveys 400 voters a week on the governor’s race but this week added an extra 100 interviews to broaden the scope of the survey. Two weeks ago, Coakley, the state’s attorney general, led Baker by 5 points in the same poll. According to estimates from Kantar Media/CMAG, a firm that tracks political television commercials, $2.2 million in ads paid for by gubernatorial candidates and allied groups more than 1,700 individual spots aired on broadcast television from Oct.