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Does Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy Cause Autism?

Does Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy Cause Autism?

Expectant mothers who take prozac or similar antidepressants while pregnant are not putting their children at increased risk of autism or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a large scale...

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Cigarettes in NYC are about to get a lot more expensive

Cigarettes in NYC are about to get a lot more expensive

At $13, a pack in NY would cost triple one in North Dakota and be more expensive than a city sandwich or a typical cocktail. Increasing the minimum price of cigarette packs to $13. "But we are prepa...

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Trump on North Korea: 'I Don't Want to Telegraph What I'm Doing'

In Moscow, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, speaking to reporters Monday evening, said he hopes "there will be no unilateral actions like those we saw recently in Syria and that the USA will ...

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Blues great Terry to leave Chelsea

Every club will think about John Terry, there are not many leaders like him. Drogba and Terry won four Premier Leagues, the Champions League , three FA Cups and three League Cups together and the I...

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Wilmington runners excel at 121st Boston Marathon

Wilmington runners excel at 121st Boston Marathon

After Switzer finished on Monday with a time of 4:44:31, the Boston Marathon retired bib number 261. Switzer went on to help campaign to make women official Boston Marathon entries, and in 1972 that...

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US President Donald Trump signs order to review H-1B visa programme

US President Donald Trump signs order to review H-1B visa programme

Trump derided the "totally random" lottery system that used to allot H-1B visas to employers, saying it allows companies to undercut American workers by bringing in lower-paid replacements, which driv...

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Beaufort Memorial gets

Beaufort Memorial gets "A" for patient safety

To see CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler's full grade, and to access consumer-friendly patient tips for staying safe in the hospital, visit www.hospitalsafetygrade.org or follow the Leapfrog Ho...

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Prayers, hugs as Ohio killer's ex-girlfriend meets family of victim

Prayers, hugs as Ohio killer's ex-girlfriend meets family of victim

Police say the 37-year-old Stephens had a permit to carry a concealed weapon. According to CNN, the video remained on his page for two hours before being taken down by the social-media site's administ...

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McDonald's drive-thru employee helped stop Facebook killer

McDonald's drive-thru employee helped stop Facebook killer

Stephens didn't want to wait. It was a McDonald's employee who called police after recognizing Stephens while at the drive-thru. The video quickly went viral and was viewed millions of times befor...

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North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US

Earlier in the trip, the vice president said he hopes the tensions with North Korea can be resolved peacefully, but underscored that President Trump will not tolerate any more shenanigans from s...

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More Michigan children living in poverty since 2008

More Michigan children living in poverty since 2008

One of the report's recommendations is to increase access to affordable child care by raising eligibility levels for state subsidies. The county is seeing improvements in teen pregnancy and fewer ch...

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Trump's confusion extends to the 'gentleman' in North Korea

After meetings with Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe and other leaders, Mr Pence told reporters that President Donald Trump was confident that economic and diplomatic pressure has a chance of compel...

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Aaron Hernandez lawyers will seek to vacate murder conviction

Aaron Hernandez lawyers will seek to vacate murder conviction

He tied one end of a bedsheet to a window and tried to jam the cell door to prevent guards from opening it, Fallon said. Hernandez was just found not guilty on a double murder charge for the shoot...

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Detroit lands 2020 Frozen Four at Little Caesars Arena

Detroit lands 2020 Frozen Four at Little Caesars Arena

Originally it was reported that Detroit would host the 2019 Frozen Four, but instead, KeyBank Arena in Buffalo is hosting that year. "The last time we hosted in 2009 it was a big hit". Led by freshman...

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Britain's Prince William says shock of mother's death lingers 20 years on

Britain's Prince William says shock of mother's death lingers 20 years on

Her music has become more outspoken and activist-influenced over the years, especially with the single " Til it Happens to You ", included in The Hunting Ground documentary about sexual assault on c...

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McDonald's employee recognized Steve Stephens as he was ordering at drive-thru

Stephens' mother told CNN that she had spoken with her son Sunday and said, he was "mad with his girlfriend". Authorities have found no evidence of other victims besides Godwin. Troopers were in ho...

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United CEO Says Airline Won't Use Law Enforcement Officers To Remove Passengers

United CEO Says Airline Won't Use Law Enforcement Officers To Remove Passengers

When airlines are overbooked, they typically offer incentives for passengers to surrender their seats. Passengers can opt for cash or miles, the airline said Wednesday. Meantime, two more airport po...

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Kathrine Switzer, Boston Marathon Pioneer, Back 50 Years Later

Kathrine Switzer, Boston Marathon Pioneer, Back 50 Years Later

Kathrine Switzer, right, points to her bib number being held by BAA President Joann Flaminio as she thanks the crowd during a ceremony to have her bib number, 261, retired. Media captionAn official tr...

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WHO hails major gains against once neglected tropical diseases

WHO hails major gains against once neglected tropical diseases

In 2007, the World Health Organization and a group of global partners devised a strategy for better tackling and controlling NTDs . Helping lead the global effort against the diseases is the Carter...

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NCSU researchers predict 'normal' hurricane season

NCSU researchers predict 'normal' hurricane season

Chances that an early-season subtropical cyclone forming over the Atlantic within the next 48 hours have increased, according to NOAA's National Hurricane Center in Miami, Florida. Subtropical systems...

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Harry Redknapp Appointed Birmingham Manager

Harry Redknapp has revealed he agreed to become Birmingham's new manager after getting "fed up" with his time out of football. In a bid to avoid dropping into the third tier of English football, Ci...

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New report ranks Pittsburgh area among worst for air pollution

New report ranks Pittsburgh area among worst for air pollution

Lehigh County averaged two high ozone days and earned a grade of "C", compared to more than four days and an "F" a year ago. The biggest improvements in New Hampshire from the 2016 report were in ...

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Trump orders review of visa program to encourage hiring Americans

The businessman-turned politician signed the order , which is being dubbed the " Buy American, Hire American " executive order , as he visited the global headquarters of tool manufacturing firm Snap-O...

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Penn State to host NCAA Women's Frozen Four

The PPL Center will provide a fun tournament atmosphere for the NCAA men's hockey regionals in Allentown. ECAC Hockey Commissioner Steve Hagwell stated, "We are thrilled that Quinnipiac has once aga...

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India cant be run without peoples support, says PM Modi

India cant be run without peoples support, says PM Modi

That is why we had chose to procure the pulses at MSP (minimum support price) for the first time", he said. Addressing a public meeting at Sylvasa Modi accused the previous Congress Government at th...

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50 years later, she finishes race again

50 years later, she finishes race again

Switzer ran the marathon wearing the number 261, the same number male participants had tried to rip off her clothing in 1967. Bobbi Gibb had completed the 26.2-mile course a year earlier, popping ou...

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Gunman shot, killed white men on street at random

Around 16 shots were fired during the shooting spree, police said. Although police found rounds of.357 caliber bullets and speed loaders for a revolver when Muhammad was taken into custody, no weapo...

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UK leader seeks snap June 8 election to bolster Brexit hand

Mrs May could also seek to repeal the Fixed-term Parliaments Act, requiring votes in the Commons and the Lords. Everyone who is eligible - and registered - gets to vote for one candidate to represent ...

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Florida tests bacteria-infected mosquitoes to kill off bugs

Florida tests bacteria-infected mosquitoes to kill off bugs

Smartt and her research team collected 20 female and 19 male Aedes albopictus mosquitoes as eggs, raised them to adults and tested the adults for the Zika virus RNA. Experts have also found out ot...

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Clear coffee has arrived with promises not to stain your teeth

Clear coffee has arrived with promises not to stain your teeth

There is a new coffee that promises not to stain your teeth, and it's crystal clear! "There was nothing on the market that would suit our needs so we made a decision to create our own recipe". "Our pr...

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Bass Pro lowers price for Cabela's under new merger terms

Bass Pro lowers price for Cabela's under new merger terms

The outdoor retail rivals also amended their merger agreement, lowering the price tag to smooth approval: Bass Pro Shops will now acquire Cabela's for $61.50 per share in cash (down from the previou...

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US VP Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 percent'

Pence visited the tense zone dividing North and South Korea and warned Pyongyang that after years of testing the US and South Korea with its nuclear ambitions, "the era of strategic patience is over"....

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UK's Johnson Cancels Moscow Visit after Developments in Syria

UK's Johnson Cancels Moscow Visit after Developments in Syria

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said that the American attack on an air base in Syria led the USA "one step" from conflict with the Russian army. Turkey described the USA missile attack on an a...

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MI fans name son after Jim Harbaugh

MI fans name son after Jim Harbaugh

Jim Harbaugh commands a huge fanbase in MI. MI head coach Jim Harbaugh tweeted out a photo Tuesday afternoon saying, "Something about this kid, A Winner & Champ all the way!" There's another baby ...

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Boston Marathon retires Bib 261 for women's pioneer Switzer

Boston Marathon retires Bib 261 for women's pioneer Switzer

Granville could be seen around mile 26 carrying a woman on his shoulders, along with an American flag, so that she could cross the finish line. Hi, everybody. He screamed at me. Get the hell out of my...

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