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Athletics-New Zealand's Walsh takes shot put gold

Athletics-New Zealand's Walsh takes shot put gold

None them could match his 22.03m heave in the final throw of the competition, nor his second-best distance of 21.75m achieved in the third round. Amazingly Walsh competed despite a groin injury whic...

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United Nations slams 'disregard' for civilians after Yemen strike

United Nations slams 'disregard' for civilians after Yemen strike

A family relative, who declined to be identified, said the attack happened before dawn while the family slept. Residents in the area took quite some time to even start picking through the ruins of t...

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The right amount of alcohol can fend off dementia

The right amount of alcohol can fend off dementia

Long-term excessive alcohol intake is known to cause alcohol-related dementia. Men and women who drink one alcoholic beverage a day are more likely to live to the age of 85 without dementia, a...

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WWE announces Last Man Standing match for Raw

Reigns defeated Strowman at "Fastlane 2017" and they went to a no contest on the March 20 episode of "Monday Night Raw ". Roman Reigns and Braunn Strowman are two guys who know each other well, esp...

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Senate Dems talk bipartisan on taxes - with conditions

Senate Dems talk bipartisan on taxes - with conditions

Senate Democrats offered a new set of trade policies Wednesday aimed at appealing to working-class voters and regaining advantage on an issue that Donald Trump seized to great effect during last yea...

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U Mumba beat Dabang Delhi

U Mumba beat Dabang Delhi

Puneri Paltan take on Dabang Delhi in the second match of the night. Anup (7 points) and Shabeer (6 points) played vital roles in the opposition's half with their pace and movement which resulted...

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Poverty ridden couple allegedly sell their newborn for Rs 12000 in Odisha

Poverty ridden couple allegedly sell their newborn for Rs 12000 in Odisha

Nirakar Maharana of the district's Rijhagarh village claimed that he was forced by the ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activists) worker to take his pregnant wife to a private nursing home instead of a...

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Trump urges senators not to give up on healthcare

Hatch, in the interview with Reuters , also said he thought Congress would have to approve new funds for the government's cost-sharing reduction subsidies to insurers that Trump had been threat...

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Linval Joseph's agency announces new contract with Vikings

Linval Joseph's agency announces new contract with Vikings

The extension is worth $50 million with $31.5 million guaranteed, according to the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The 6-foot-4, 329-pound Joseph was picked as an injury replacement a year ago for the Pro...

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Stopping statins after stroke may raise risk for another

Stopping statins after stroke may raise risk for another

Ischemic strokes-the most common type of stroke-may be caused by a buildup of cholesterol in the arteries, which blocks blood flow to brain. For stroke patients who do take statins, the American Hea...

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In Short, Gene editing explained in thirty seconds

In Short, Gene editing explained in thirty seconds

The team removed a genetic mutation that causes heart failure using a controversial procedure but none of the embryos were allowed to grow into babies - a process that is illegal in the USA and many o...

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Braid Chopping Incidents on Rise in UP; Two More Cases Reported

Braid Chopping Incidents on Rise in UP; Two More Cases Reported

With the increase in such incidents, Indian police has been struggling hard to resolve the mystery behind the braid chopping incidents. The women believe that some supernatural beings (ghosts) are beh...

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Philip Morris International Inc (NYSE:PM) Lifted to B- at TheStreet

Philip Morris International Inc has a one year low of $86.78 and a one year high of $123.55. The company is trading up from yesterday's close of $114.49. The rating was upgraded by Societe Generale ...

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Swine flu claims its first victim in Odisha this year

Swine flu claims its first victim in Odisha this year

The patient A Anil Kumar hailing from Visakhapatnam was admitted to a private hospital in Unit IV area here. As many as 25 of the victims were undergoing treatment in various hospitals of the state. T...

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Watford lining up a move for Alberto Moreno

Watford lining up a move for Alberto Moreno

Arsenal's out-of-favour full-back Kieran Gibbs has been touted as a candidate in recent days and IBTimes UK understand that the Hornets have also approached Liverpool over a possible move for More...

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US may soon expand UN talks on N.Korea curbs

The United States and China have been negotiating the draft text for the past month. A second test on July 28 further raised alarm about Pyongyang's drive to develop a missile capable of hitting t...

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Haryana: State BJP president's son arrested for stalking IAS officer's daughter

Haryana: State BJP president's son arrested for stalking IAS officer's daughter

Subhash Barala was re-elected as the state BJP president for the second time in three years in January 2016. Police said the accused were drunk and followed girl's vehicle at night. The case was r...

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Bandcamp Will Donate 100% of Today's Profits to the Transgender Law Center

Bandcamp Will Donate 100% of Today's Profits to the Transgender Law Center

The company also noted that the decision to exclude transgender people from the military was partly motivated to help fund the country's border wall, a move they say exposes the administration's '...

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Senate Democrats call for bipartisan tax reform in letter to GOP

Roy Blunt of Missouri, another member of the GOP leadership. "Senator Heitkamp is approaching tax reform with an open mind and she wants to work across the aisle to help make reforms that will grow...

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Special counsel asks for Russian Federation meddling docs from White House

Special counsel asks for Russian Federation meddling docs from White House

Mueller's team, investigating whether President Trump's campaign coordinated with Russian Federation to influence last year's election, have questioned witnesses close to the former three-star general...

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India's first helicopter-taxi service launched in Bengaluru

India's first helicopter-taxi service launched in Bengaluru

The service will be provided Thumby Aviation Private Limited after the company signed an exclusive partnership with the Bengaluru Airport. The administration, anticipated that would be taken off fol...

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Magnitude 5.9 quake hits Sarangani-Phivolcs

Magnitude 5.9 quake hits Sarangani-Phivolcs

A 5.9-magnitude quake shook southern Mindanao on Saturday morning, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). "Twice & quick", a witness who felt the quake 74 km N...

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Skin graft advances could fight diabetes and obesity

Skin graft advances could fight diabetes and obesity

Louis, who was not involved in the study. The genetically altered skin grafts reduced blood glycogen levels in the treated mice, reducing the symptoms of diabetes. The modified gene was inserted i...

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India Dominates Second Test Match Against Sri Lanka

India Dominates Second Test Match Against Sri Lanka

Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane battled through the tough phase to take India to an excellent position at the end of Day 1 of the 2nd Test at the SSC Grounds, Colombo . Leg-spinner Rangana...

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Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts

About 3.33 million shares traded or 787.61% up from the average. The legal version of this piece can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/07/31/fisher-asset-management-llc-increases-position...

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Nigeria, so far in 2017: Osinbajo meets with APC state chairmen

Nigeria, so far in 2017: Osinbajo meets with APC state chairmen

The two-day seminar with the theme: "Unity in Diversity: Security and National Development", is expected to examine the challenge of nation building in a heterogeneous polity, fiscal federalism and Ni...

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(WTM) Shares Trading down at $854.24 White Mountains Reports Second Quarter…

Clinton Group Inc. now owns 2,376 shares of the insurance provider's stock valued at $2,091,000 after buying an additional 1,201 shares during the last quarter. The HG Global/BAM segment consists of t...

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Papayas from Mexico recalled by the FDA after salmonella outbreak

Papayas from Mexico recalled by the FDA after salmonella outbreak

The investigation was expanded August 4 to include Salmonella Thompson after laboratory tests showed that the strain of Salmonella Thompson found in papayas at a retail location in Maryland was cl...

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Usher & His Wife Sticking Together Amid $20 Million STD Drama

Usher & His Wife Sticking Together Amid $20 Million STD Drama

She then upped the ante and sued him for $ 20 million , saying that she tested positive for herpes simplex 2, alleging that she got it from him. Usher is facing some serious legal and financial tr...

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Sen. Flake Takes GOP to Task Over Trump

The No. 2 Senate Republican also seemed to imply the two parties should seek common health care ground. The awkward answer for Republican lawmakers and Trump is "not much". "It will be, I think, a c...

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Paris Saint-Germain to pay record $262 million for Neymar

Paris Saint-Germain to pay record $262 million for Neymar

Neymar also admitted to Sky Sports News that his decision to leave Barcelona was not driven by finance and that he could have earned more at other clubs in another league. The deal had hit a stum...

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Star Wars 8: John Boyega reveals Leia's fate

Star Wars 8: John Boyega reveals Leia's fate

Secrets of the Empire , the new experience is being developed by Lucasfilm entertainment division ILMxLAB and VR experience creator The Void. Both Disneyland in California and Walt Disney World...

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Diabetes drug shows disease-modifying potential for Parkinson's disease

Diabetes drug shows disease-modifying potential for Parkinson's disease

An global "landmark" study has shown it may be possible to safely slow the progression of Parkinson's disease using an existing diabetes drug , providing hope for those with the debilitating dise...

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Backed Yemeni troops attack al Qaeda in southern state

Backed Yemeni troops attack al Qaeda in southern state

Today, Davis said, a small number of US forces "are supporting our regional counterterrorism partners in ongoing operations in Yemen against [al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula] to degrade the group's ...

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Singapore expels US-Chinese professor for 'espionage'

Singapore expels US-Chinese professor for 'espionage'

It was conveyed to senior public officials who could have influenced Singapore's foreign policy but the officials did not act on the information, the statement said. Huang is an "internationally recog...

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Nothing wrong in shooting Chandrababu Naidu dead, says YSR Chief Jagan

Nothing wrong in shooting Chandrababu Naidu dead, says YSR Chief Jagan

Jagan is accused of taking bribes and giving undue favours to various persons/companies as "quid pro quo", when his father, YS Rajasekhara Reddy, was the Chief Minister of Andhra between 2004 and 2009...

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West Nile virus found in Virginia mosquitoes

West Nile virus found in Virginia mosquitoes

The first human case of West Nile virus in Ottawa this year has been confirmed, according to Ottawa Public Health. On July 27, West Nile was detected in mosquitoes trapped in a pool in the Hagerma...

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'The Dark Tower' director feared the movie was 'not going to happen'

'The Dark Tower' director feared the movie was 'not going to happen'

As illustrated in the film's dreamlike prologue, Walter has been kidnapping children and hooking them up to a high-tech contraption that harnesses their psychic energy to create a laserlike beam that ...

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No going back on new vision for Niger Delta - Osinbajo

No going back on new vision for Niger Delta - Osinbajo

In addition, the government has disclosed that the PANDEF will now join its Inter-Ministerial Group tasked with the implementation government's vision for the region, as part of efforts to propel the ...

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Watching Porn at an Early Age Linked to Poor Attitudes Toward Women

Watching Porn at an Early Age Linked to Poor Attitudes Toward Women

The data additionally found that the average age of first exposure to pornography was 13.37 years of age, with the youngest age of the group being five and the oldest being 26. No significant associ...

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