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Snapchat's growth stalls in Facebook's shadow in 1Q report

Snap Inc., the parent company formerly known as Snapchat just released its first earnings report since its IPO, and the results aren't pretty. On their first day of trading in NY in March, Snap...

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Pentagon: 45 civilians killed by coalition strikes

Pentagon: 45 civilians killed by coalition strikes

The tally provided by the Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) is a monthly assessment of civilian casualties from the US -led coalition's operations. Iraq's foreign minis...

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Health care worker sickened with measles was vaccinated

Health care worker sickened with measles was vaccinated

On Wednesday, May 10, the state's Health Commissioner Ed Ehlinger shared that the state was grappling with the biggest measles outbreak in the last three decades. However, recent infectious disease ...

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Clemson, Notre Dame football games scheduled for next two decades

Clemson, Notre Dame football games scheduled for next two decades

That includes a Labor Day night matchup on September 1, 2036, in Lane Stadium almost two decades from now, stretching future scheduling to absurd lengths. Among the 60 games announced, half will be pl...

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Michael Floyd signs with hometown Minnesota Vikings

Michael Floyd signs with hometown Minnesota Vikings

Michael Floyd #15 of the Arizona Cardinals falls into the endzone on a touchdown catch against the Washington Redskins during the third quarter of a game at University of Phoenix Stadium on December ...

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Array Biopharma Receives a Buy from Jefferies

Array Biopharma Receives a Buy from Jefferies

They expect $-0.16 earnings per share, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year's $-0.16 per share. The average 12 month target price among brokers that have covered the stock in the past year is $11.10. If you ...

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FBI Searching Annapolis Fundraising Firm

FBI Searching Annapolis Fundraising Firm

After agents entered Strategic Campaign Group's offices Thursday, they taped garbage bags over windows to prevent onlookers from seeing inside. The FBI confirmed it served a search warrant in Annapo...

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UN chief: drought-stricken Somalia 'hangs in the balance'

UN chief: drought-stricken Somalia 'hangs in the balance'

Mr. Guterres also called for greater coordination in support of the Somali Government to build up the Somali National Army and the Somali Police to create the conditions for a unified national army an...

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Road to passage for Texas 'bathroom bill' getting far harder

Road to passage for Texas 'bathroom bill' getting far harder

But because gender confirmation often includes the use of steroids, critics say the true objective of the bill is to discriminate. The UIL prohibits steroids use, but Texas has a "safe harbor" provi...

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EU raises eurozone growth forecast

EU raises eurozone growth forecast

Souring the mood, bailed-out Greece - which swung out of recession previous year but is now at the centre of fresh fears for the Euro ozone - saw its growth forecast cut sharply to 2.1% in 2017 and 2....

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Artificial 'Biobag' Womb For Premature Newborns Now Being Tested

Artificial 'Biobag' Womb For Premature Newborns Now Being Tested

About 30,000 infants annually are born critically preterm-younger than 26 weeks' gestational age per year. Any birth before 37 weeks is considered premature. An "umbilical cord" attached to a machin...

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MannKind Corp. (MNKD) Went Down 26.69% in the last trading session

Different analysts and financial institutions use various valuation methods and consider different economic forces when deciding on a price target. In 2001, the company merged with two other companies...

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Residents encouraged to open up about mental health in Stevenage

Residents encouraged to open up about mental health in Stevenage

Mental health issues are not the result of a person's lack of character. The economic impact of mental health problems and illnesses on companies also is gaining attention as awareness grows about t...

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Greens win three seats in British Columbia election

That would make it uneconomical for USA miners like Cloud Peak to ship through British Columbia's Pacific Coast facilities, including Westshore Terminals Investment Corp. The most important issue faci...

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Aaron Hernandez is no longer a convicted murderer, judge rules

Aaron Hernandez is no longer a convicted murderer, judge rules

Attorneys for Hernandez had argued that the doctrine of abatement ab initio , the rule of law in MA for more than a century, held that the conviction had to be vacated because Hernandez had not yet...

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Artificial Intelligence Fails on Kentucky Derby Predictions

Artificial Intelligence Fails on Kentucky Derby Predictions

The skies have cleared just in time for mud hasn't On Saturday, Churchill Downs ushers in the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby, to kickoff the first race of the Triple Crown horse racing championsh...

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Tunnel collapses at nuclear waste site in Washington state

Hours after authorities scrambled to respond, they determined there is no initial evidence that workers have been exposed to radiation or that there has been an "airborne radiological release". Offici...

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White House was warned Trump aide Flynn a blackmail risk

Gen. Michael Flynn as his National Security Advisor, former Obama administration officials confirmed to CNN on Monday. "To state the obvious, you don't want your national security adviser compromi...

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Suspect proclaims innocence in deadly Phoenix shooting spree

Authorities said they had initially focused on only seven of the fatal shootings, but police said Monday that they had tied Saucedo to all nine killings, including Romero's. Saucedo was a bus driver f...

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Mayawati expels Naseemuddin Siddiqui, son from BSP

Mayawati expels Naseemuddin Siddiqui, son from BSP

He also alleged that Naseemuddin has been accused of accepting money from people in return for work and many complaints regarding this came from western UP and Uttarakhand. Satish Chandra Mishra also ...

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Projection: PM would win Commons majority of 48

But the party lost 382
councillors and gave up
control of seven authorities across England and
Wales, with analysis
suggesting that Mrs May can expect a Commons majority of at least 48 on 8 June. It w...

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Analysis Flags 71 FDA-Approved Drugs for Unexpected, Sometimes Deadly Side Effects

Analysis Flags 71 FDA-Approved Drugs for Unexpected, Sometimes Deadly Side Effects

Fifty-nine drugs, including medication for migraines, erectile dysfunction and diabetes, had safety communications issued for new, serious risks that were identified. An agency spokeswoman said that "...

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Tunnel collapse latest safety issue at nuclear site

This morning, a tunnel containing rail cars with contaminated nuclear waste collapsed. "Our understanding is that the site went into immediate lockdown, in which workers were told to seek shelter an...

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Quebec floods: man and young girl missing after vehicle drifts into river

In the hardest hit province of Quebec, Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre declared a state of emergency on Sunday afternoon. A man is assisted by Surete du Quebec police officers after being evacuated f...

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Mice's aging brains reset to youthful state by cannabinoid

Mice's aging brains reset to youthful state by cannabinoid

In the study, the researchers administered a small quantity of THC to mice aged two, 12 and 18 months over a period of four weeks. Old animals were able to regress to the state of two-month-old mice...

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Cotton swabs are sending thousands of kids to the ER

Cotton swabs are sending thousands of kids to the ER

Kris Jatana said in a statement , noting that ear canals are typically self-cleaning. Sticking a cotton swap in the ear can push the earwax further inside the ear, in addition to causing injury. Stud...

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Owners of dead giant rabbit on United flight seek damages, probe

Owners of dead giant rabbit on United flight seek damages, probe

Des Moines attorney Guy Cook called for an independent investigation and said that by cremating Simon the rabbit without the ownership group's permission, United had effectively destroyed evidence ...

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Boulder weather: High of 65 with afternoon storms likely

Boulder weather: High of 65 with afternoon storms likely

In fact, we also recorded 86 for a daytime high back on Feb 11, 23 as you can see on the graphic. Today: Highs will reach the 60s and 70s with mostly cloudy skies. If it moves in earlier in the day,...

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Judge overturns Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Judge overturns Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Hernandez hanged himself in a MA prison last month. Judge E. Susan Garsh said a legal doctrine that calls for vacating convictions when a defendant dies before an appeal can be heard was binding pre...

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BC leaders push for votes on the last day

BC leaders push for votes on the last day

Horgan made the most of it, later Tweeting: "Less anxious about my bus and more concerned about British Columbians getting stuck with four more years of Christy Clark ". Then there's the Green Party,...

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State lawmaker arrested for drunk driving

State lawmaker arrested for drunk driving

Snyder called the Marquette Democrat a "great guy" in announcing Kivela's death Tuesday to reporters during a news conference on a state Supreme Court appointment. He was remembered as a lawmaker wh...

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Senate to vote on FDA pick dogged by financial questions

Senate to vote on FDA pick dogged by financial questions

Dr. Gottlieb is an internist who worked as a deputy commissioner at the FDA during the Bush administration from 2005 to 2007. The vote was 57-42 on Tuesday . Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell ...

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McConnell defends all-male health overhaul group

Facing solid Democratic opposition and controlling the Senate 52-46, Republicans can lose only two GOP senators' votes but prevail with Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie. The U.S. Senate ...

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Double bombing hits Thailand shopping center

Double bombing hits Thailand shopping center

The likely culprits are Muslim insurgents, fighting to separate the deep south from the rest of Buddhist Thailand. Military personnel inspect a site of an attack at the Saba Yoi district, in the tro...

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Side effects emerge after approval for many US drugs

Side effects emerge after approval for many US drugs

They found that of 222 novel therapeutics the FDA approved during this time period, three were withdrawn, 61 received boxed warnings and 59 elicited safety communications. In the USA, the typical life...

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