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Clinton Compares Trump to a Dictator over Prosecution Threats of Uranium Deal

Clinton Compares Trump to a Dictator over Prosecution Threats of Uranium Deal

Smith went on to add that "the Clinton State Department had no power to veto or approve that transaction" due to the many other departments involved. Sessions said during Tuesday's hearing that he...

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Dog owners have lower mortality, study finds

Dog owners have lower mortality, study finds

The study , published in Scientific Reports , used health and dog ownership information on individuals aged between 40 and 80 who had no prior cardiovascular disease . But as it was an observationa...

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UCLA Basketball Players Freed On Shoplifting Charges In China After Trump Intervention

UCLA Basketball Players Freed On Shoplifting Charges In China After Trump Intervention

While the rest of the UCLA basketball team returned to the USA on Saturday, Ball, Hill and Riley remained in their Hangzhou hotel until Tuesday, when they were flown back to Los Angeles. But, as is bo...

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Rockwell Automation shares surge after Emerson hikes takeover bid

Rockwell Automation shares surge after Emerson hikes takeover bid

On the other end, a stock with a score from 0-2 would be viewed as weak. Emerson offered to name the combined company Emerson Rockwell and maintain a significant presence in Milwaukee as an "automat...

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Kim Kardashian Gets Candid on Surrogacy Experience: It's 'So Much Harder'

Kim Kardashian Gets Candid on Surrogacy Experience: It's 'So Much Harder'

Despite her painful complications, the " Keeping Up with the Kardashians " star has admitted she prefers being pregnant to having a surrogate mother, as the lack of control she has over her unborn bab...

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Great American Smokeout is Thursday

Great American Smokeout is Thursday

For many, quitting smoking is a tall mountain to climb. Since the 1970s, the American Cancer Society dedicated a day to kick the habit. A recent study from the American Cancer Society found that smo...

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Karnataka HC appeals private doctors to call off their strike immediately

Karnataka HC appeals private doctors to call off their strike immediately

Private Hospitals And Nursing Homes Association (PHANA) president C Jayanna had rejected that the doctors were holding the state to ransom. Doctors are opposing the amendments to the Karnataka Pri...

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Thousands protest in Yemen against Saudi-led blockade

Thousands protest in Yemen against Saudi-led blockade

The British Government is foolish to back Saudi Arabia , including with arms sales, while it is carrying out "clearly illegal acts" in Yemen , Liberal Democrat former leader Paddy Ashdown has said. ...

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Trump nominates former pharma exec Alex Azar as health secretary

Trump nominates former pharma exec Alex Azar as health secretary

The nomination of Alex Azar, the former head of Eli Lilly's US operations, shows that Trump was never serious about his promise to stop the pharmaceutical industry from 'getting away with murder'. "He...

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Vikings stick with hot hand, name Keenum as starter against Rams

Vikings stick with hot hand, name Keenum as starter against Rams

The Vikings have won five straight games with some strong performances by Keenum, so a change now isn't necessary, but Teddy Bridgewater's return from injury makes it nearly inevitable that he will ...

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Incidence of diabetes higher among women in AP

Incidence of diabetes higher among women in AP

One in 10 Women are living with diabetes , that equals about 199 million women in the world. Health experts say diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes a person's blood sugar level to become...

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Presidential Message on Antibiotic Awareness Week, 2017

Presidential Message on Antibiotic Awareness Week, 2017

Antibiotics are essential for treating pneumonia and sepsis; however, antibiotics can not help against bronchitis, colds, flu and some ear infections. Dr Katie Laird, Head of the IDRG and Senior Lectu...

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Gov't approves first-ever med with digital tracking system

Gov't approves first-ever med with digital tracking system

According to the FDA , the Abilify has been approved for the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, as well as an add-on treatment for depression . "It is important to note that Abilify...

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New Guidelines Mean Millions More Americans Need to Lower Blood Pressure

New Guidelines Mean Millions More Americans Need to Lower Blood Pressure

Potentially deadly high blood pressure can be brought under control with a wide array of medications, many sold as relatively low-cost generics. The new guidelines will result in almost half of USA ...

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Kelley arrested on suspicion of DWI

Kelley arrested on suspicion of DWI

Bond for Kelly was set at $935, and records indicate Kelly was released from the Washington County Jail at 11:46 a.m. Kelley is a 6-foot-7 268 redshirt-freshman. ". He has to understand that not onl...

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Does sex trigger heart attacks?

Does sex trigger heart attacks?

For women, the rate is around one in a thousand. In fact, the team discovered that only 0.7 of all sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) cases were related to sexual activity. Only 34 cases occurred during ...

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Smog-hit Delhi calls off odd-even vehicle rationing plan

Smog-hit Delhi calls off odd-even vehicle rationing plan

The local government in Indian capital of New Delhi on Saturday cancelled its plan to implement odd-even auto rationing formula from Monday aimed at reducing the blanket of smog enveloping the city ...

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Advocacy group: Fidget spinners sold at Target contain high amounts of lead

Advocacy group: Fidget spinners sold at Target contain high amounts of lead

The fidget spinners in question are the brass and metal Fidget Wild Premium Spinners distributed by Bulls i Toy , says the U.S. Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) Education Fund. Kara Cook-Schultz...

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Love's 3 TDs lead Stanford past No. 9 Washington 30-22

Love's 3 TDs lead Stanford past No. 9 Washington 30-22

He'll get plenty of revenge against an Oregon State team that is surrendering 188.7 rushing yards per game. It was an impressive win for Stanford and put a serious dent in the Playoff hopes of eve...

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Ola says no surge-pricing during odd-even scheme

Ola says no surge-pricing during odd-even scheme

NGT asks Delhi government about reasons behind exemptions and the impact of pollution emanating from two-wheelers, and whether they intend to employ this scheme of #OddEven whenever the pollution...

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Minneapolis elects transgender woman to City Council

Minneapolis elects transgender woman to City Council

Jenkins was officially elected to the Minneapolis City Council on Tuesday, November 7th. "Guess what, if I take a knee before I play a football game, I love this country", she said . Aisha C. Moodi...

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Even light drinking may raise cancer risk, doctors warn

Even light drinking may raise cancer risk, doctors warn

Those that are heavy drinkers face far higher risks of throat and mouth cancer , voice box cancer, liver cancer and to some extent, the colorectal cancers , cautioned the group. Therefore, it is imp...

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Driving while exhausted is as unsafe as drink-driving, study finds

Driving while exhausted is as unsafe as drink-driving, study finds

While they performed this task, the researchers focused on the electrical activity in the temporal lobe of the brain, which has been associated with memory and visual recognition. This means that the ...

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Open Enrollment Begins for 2018 Marketplace Health Insurance Coverage

Open Enrollment Begins for 2018 Marketplace Health Insurance Coverage

Older people with low incomes almost everywhere would have access to free "Obamacare" health coverage next year, according to a study released November 2 that found the Trump administration's efforts ...

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Yellow Smog Blanket's Delhi, Air Quality Worse Than Day After Diwali

Yellow Smog Blanket's Delhi, Air Quality Worse Than Day After Diwali

The CM has also asked for schools and colleges to be shut due to the intensity of the pollution . AQI level from 0-50 is considered "good", 51-100 is "satisfactory" 101-200 is "moderate", 201-300 i...

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Ivanka Trump's miniskirt is too short for Japan, says social media: 'Inappropriate!'

As for women, they should wear tasteful skirts no higher than above the knee. The unit practiced safety drills in a demonstration for media Wednesday. Trump's arrival at the Narita International Air...

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Stents Might Not Be Necessary in the Treatment of Chest Pain

The Absorb G1 BVS System was only cleared by the agency in July 2016, and was the first and only fully dissolving, drug-eluting stent ever approved to treat patients with coronary artery disease. Pa...

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Ittefaq earns Rs. 4 crore on opening day

Ittefaq earns Rs. 4 crore on opening day

It was produced by BR Chopra, whose grandson Abhay Chopra dons the director's hat in the new film. The film was released yesterday on November 3, Friday opposite two other Bollywood films - Humein ...

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Canada adds 35300 jobs in October, as full-time positions surge

Canada adds 35300 jobs in October, as full-time positions surge

Statistics Canada reported Friday 4,500 full-time jobs were lost in the province during the month, which was offset by a gain in part-time positions. John's Newfoundland has the highest at 8.8%. Th...

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Netflix fires Kevin Spacey from House of Cards

Netflix fires Kevin Spacey from House of Cards

Netflix said it will also not be involved in an upcoming movie featuring Spacey . In an interview with BuzzFeed , actor Anthony Rapp said he attended a party at Spacey's NY apartment in 1...

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Trump greets Sikhs on Guru Nanak's birth anniversary

Trump greets Sikhs on Guru Nanak's birth anniversary

President Ram Nath Kovind also greeted the nation and urged all to follow on the footsteps of the Sikh Guru. Gurpurab or Guru Nanak Gurpurab is celebrated on the birth anniversary of Sikh communities ...

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Japanese company increases vacation time for non-smokers

Japanese company increases vacation time for non-smokers

The main reason Piala is doing this is to balance out the time smoking employees spend on cigarette breaks each week. Representative ImageThis is exactly what a Tokyo-based company Piala Inc. Glob...

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Meadowview receives

Meadowview receives "A" grade by Leapfrog

For the 12th consecutive time, Minden Medical Center has again each been honored with an "A" grade in the National Hospital Safety Grades, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from preventa...

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Asia slips in gender equality ranking

New Zealand was ranked ninth in the World Economic Forum's Global Gender Gap report for 2017. The U.S. saw its ranking drop from 45th last year to 49th this year, mostly due to a lack of women in ...

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Six Tottenham Hotspur players called up to England squad

Six Tottenham Hotspur players called up to England squad

Gareth Southgate has opted to pick six Tottenham players in his England squad. Gareth Southgate suggested Chris Smalling was dropped from his 25-man England squad as he wanted defenders a...

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Buhari presides over APC stakeholders meeting at the State House

Buhari presides over APC stakeholders meeting at the State House

A similar dinner that had been scheduled for last week was ill-fated as the lawmakers had a brush with presidential villa security operatives who insisted on body screening, leading them to storm out ...

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National initiative uses teal pumpkins to keep kids safe

National initiative uses teal pumpkins to keep kids safe

A teal pumpkin on a doorstep indicates to neighbors that the home will be distributing allergy-friendly items to children out trick or treating. If you don't have a "Teal" pumpkin but still want to pa...

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Don't overdose on black licorice this Halloween, FDA warns

Don't overdose on black licorice this Halloween, FDA warns

The compound doesn't directly affect the heart itself, but instead causes a precipitous fall in the body's potassium levels. It makes the licorice sweeter but it can also cause a risky drop in potas...

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Senate reacts to sack of Babachir Lawal, Ayo Oke

Senate reacts to sack of Babachir Lawal, Ayo Oke

This followed a Point of Order by the Deputy Leader of the Senate, Bala Na'Allah, at plenary on Tuesday. "Boss Mustapha has a very long history of political activities and my impression on him is th...

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Several Lehigh Valley hospitals earn top safety grade

Craig Owens, president of WellStar Douglas Hospital, said,"Our team takes patient safety seriously". Despite the relatively small fluctuations in performance among hospitals overall, Binder said she h...

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