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US Attorney Edward Tarver resigns, James Durham appointed acting US Attorney

Attorney Jim Durham confirmed Monday afternoon. Two African-American U.S. Attorneys in MS were on the list of people on Attorney General Jeff Sessions list of people whose resignations he called for...

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Syria opposition group to arrive for Astana peace talks

Syria opposition group to arrive for Astana peace talks

The agenda of the third round of the talks in Astana presupposed that the delegations of the Syrian authorities and armed opposition as well as the worldwide mediators, such as Russia, Turkey and Iran...

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NIT Predictions: Will Alabama cover vs. Richmond in first round? 3/14/17

NIT Predictions: Will Alabama cover vs. Richmond in first round? 3/14/17

Jones led the four Spiders in double figures with a game-high 22 points on 9-of-15 shooting, to go along with 15 and 14 points from Cline and Buckingham, respectively. The Tide's first-round opponent,...

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Cystic Fibrosis Patients In Canada Outlive US Counterparts

Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, Ontario, Canada studied national cystic fibrosis registry data for 5,941 patients in Canada and 45,456 patients in the USA from 1990 to 2013. In the 1...

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Polish MEP punished for sexist remarks

Polish MEP punished for sexist remarks

Speaking before the start of the voting session in Strasbourg, President Tajani announced the decision to punish MEP Janusz Korwin-Mikke (NA, PL) for his declarations against gender equality. Korwin-M...

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Mama June Reveals Dramatic Transformation, Denies Wearing Fat Suit

Mama June Reveals Dramatic Transformation, Denies Wearing Fat Suit

The viewers of the show suspected that they filmed the scenes after Mama June shed the pounds, so she had to wear prosthetics to look bigger than her current size. "I do encourage them to lose weight,...

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Beware compliments in wolf's clothing - Eddie Jones on Steve Hansen

Beware compliments in wolf's clothing - Eddie Jones on Steve Hansen

It's a great dress rehearsal for us for the World Cup . Less than 18 months ago the accumulation of prized silverware was unimaginable as England mourned a group exit from their own World Cup a...

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Stock Price of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Decreases -3

Stock Price of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Decreases -3

They set a "buy" rating and a $100.00 price objective for the company. To view Vetr's full report, visit Vetr's official website. Seven analysts rating the company a strong buy, nine analysts rati...

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Ag Secretary says poultry producers take lots of precautions against bird flu

Ag Secretary says poultry producers take lots of precautions against bird flu

Tony Frazier in consultation with Commissioner John McMillan today has issued a stop movement order for certain poultry in Alabama. Belcher declined to discuss culling of the birds ahead of a news c...

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Jordan Peele Just Made History With

Jordan Peele Just Made History With "Get Out"

They're in the Sunken Place now. Other Black directors whose movies are in the 9-digit gross club include Tim Story - who, like Gray, has two films that made $100 million - Ryan Coogler, John Singleto...

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Hockey game finally ends in eighth OT

Hockey game finally ends in eighth OT

Locked at 1-1 following the first three periods the match turned into a comedy of errors and saves - Storhamar firing 96 times at goal and Sparta 93. If the celebration in the video above seems more...

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Jayasudha rushes to Mumbai

Jayasudha rushes to Mumbai

Nitin Kapoor has produced a few films of Tollywood and recently has worked as the maker of his Son's movie "Basti". A cousin of veteran actor Jeetendra , Nitin Kapoor was married to Jayasudha fo...

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E-cigarettes are not a gateway to smoking, according to new research

E-cigarettes are not a gateway to smoking, according to new research

However, there is still work to do. The results showed that only 20 percent of the students surveyed who had used an e-cigarette reported that it contained nicotine. "Most e-cigarettes contain nicotin...

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Here are the cities getting the absolute worst of Winter Storm Stella

Here are the cities getting the absolute worst of Winter Storm Stella

Much more, in fact. Almost 100,000 customers are without power in the mid-Atlantic and Northeast, as a late-winter storm brings a mix of snow and sleet with strong winds. In Boston, the forecast now...

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Cops corral 2 ponies in New York City during snowstorm

Cops corral 2 ponies in New York City during snowstorm

They [the cops] didn't have a rope. It is not immediately clear how the ponies escaped, but police received a call reporting their escape at 9:57 a.m. The ponies were pulling me, they were dragg...

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FDA Approves Kisqali as First-Line Treatment for Breast Cancer

FDA Approves Kisqali as First-Line Treatment for Breast Cancer

The drug can now be prescribed by physicians in combination with an aromatase inhibitor as initial endocrine-based therapy for treatment of postmenopausal women with hormone receptor positive, human e...

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Mourinho: Am I happier to beat Chelsea than any other team?

Mourinho: Am I happier to beat Chelsea than any other team?

Having said which, one should deplore the new-fangled ill-conceived policy of the FA decreeing that 6th Round ties which end in a draw must result not in a replay but in extra-time. At least this torr...

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CBO: Defunding Planned Parenthood would lead to thousands more births

CBO: Defunding Planned Parenthood would lead to thousands more births

I supported Planned Parenthood in the 1970s. While it's clear anti-women's health politicians would like nothing more than to shut down Planned Parenthood health centers and end access to reproducti...

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Rockies 1B Desmond breaks hand in spring game

Rockies 1B Desmond breaks hand in spring game

While Desmond throws and bats righty, hands fractures are nevertheless nearly always multi-week, sometimes even multi-month injuries, making the two-time All-Star a likely bet to open the 2017 campaig...

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No firm evidence China retaliated over Thaad: S Korean minister

He called North Korea's leadership a "ruthless dictatorial regime" but said that sanctions had failed to stop the country's nuclear programs. General elections will be held within 60 days - not la...

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Several UT graduate programs rise in 'US News & World Report' rankings

Several UT graduate programs rise in 'US News & World Report' rankings

Each school's overall rankings are based upon a mix of statistical measures and reputational surveys, while rankings of individual programs in specialty areas come exclusively from reputational survey...

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Election Commission rejects AAP's plea to use ballot papers in MCD elections

Election Commission rejects AAP's plea to use ballot papers in MCD elections

Delhi will vote to elect its municipal councillors on April 22. Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal had written to chief secretary MM Kutty asking him to request the SEC to use paper ballot instead o...

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Doctor thrashed by patient's relatives over delay in treatment

Doctor thrashed by patient's relatives over delay in treatment

In a video that went viral on social media, the doctor was seen being bashed by a group of over 20 relatives. According to DNA reports, the doctor serious injuries on his abdomen, chest and head. ...

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Potential Changes Could Extend Doctor Shifts

Potential Changes Could Extend Doctor Shifts

Anai Kothari, a third-year surgical resident at Loyola University Medical Center who served on the task force examining the shift cap, told The New York Times he had had a 16-hour maximum shift when...

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Obamacare Victim's Story Feed Was Cut As She Was Sharing Her Experience

Obamacare Victim's Story Feed Was Cut As She Was Sharing Her Experience

Rich Renner of Collingswood, N.J., asks, if the law is repealed "and whatever replaces it does not include a pre-existing conditions provision, are there any programs in place at the state level that ...

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Zika risk went beyond Florida's Miami-Dade County

Zika risk went beyond Florida's Miami-Dade County

But infections were reported in people in South Florida who couldn't clearly be linked to Miami-Dade. March 13 Local transmission of the Zika virus in Florida may have occurred as early as June 15 o...

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Vienna Again Ranked World`s Nicest City

Vienna Again Ranked World`s Nicest City

Vienna occupies first place for overall quality of living for the 8th year running, with the rest of the top-ten list mostly filled by European cities: Zurich is in second place, with Munich (4), Dus...

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April the giraffe 'in great condition' as baby watch continues

Her delighted keepers say they are telling her fans to remain on the edge of their seats as April's huge body starts to show signs of impending labour. Apparently, after the visit to the vet, the ph...

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Trump pushing conservatives to adopt GOP health care bill

Trump pushing conservatives to adopt GOP health care bill

Action on Obamacare was an "urgent necessity" he said. The GOP bill unveiled Monday doesn't go far enough to fulfill Republicans' longstanding promise to eviscerate former President Obama's landmark h...

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CDC: More cases of deadly fungal disease found in the US

CDC: More cases of deadly fungal disease found in the US

According to the Washington Post , Candida auris is more than just a superbug , but one that can result in serious bloodstream infections. Sixty percent of cases were fatal, especially for those ...

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Winter Storm Warning Issued with Heavy Snow Likely

Winter Storm Warning Issued with Heavy Snow Likely

Suffolk County Police Commissioner Tim Sini urged residents to stay off the roads Tuesday if the storm lives up to its potential. Snow is expected to develop Tuesday morning and will possibly be...

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Nifty hits new high; Sensex up almost 500 points

Nifty hits new high; Sensex up almost 500 points

In the remaining three states, BJP-Akali combine lost in Punjab, but remained well poised to form a government in Goa and Manipur. The poll results is also set to boost the foreign investor sentimen...

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Salman Khan: Film with Akshay Kumar Not a Rumor

Salman Khan: Film with Akshay Kumar Not a Rumor

Salman Khan had announced previous year that he and filmmaker Karan Johar are coming together for a movie slated to release in 2018. As big as this news was for the all Bollywood movie buffs, it als...

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GOP Health Plan to Increase Uninsured by 24 Million, CBO Says

GOP Health Plan to Increase Uninsured by 24 Million, CBO Says

The bill, called the American Health Care Act , would be "less generous " with new tax credits for those receiving subsidies under the current law and the plan would likely increase average pre...

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Mercer women's team headed to Alabama for WNIT

Mercer women's team headed to Alabama for WNIT

The 64-team tournament will begin Wednesday with the championship game being played on April 1. The Cougars' last trip to the WNIT was in 2013. The victor of the BYU-WSU game will face the victor ...

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