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This study has good and bad news about fitness trackers

This study has good and bad news about fitness trackers

The devices were consistently awful at tracking energy expenditure , with the most accurate device off by an average of 27 percent. "They're essentially asking us to digest the data and offer ad...

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South Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

South Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

South Korea has fired warning shots at an unidentified object flying south from North Korea , its military said. United Nations diplomats say the current talks are still just between the pair. Pre...

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Reporter alleges GOP House candidate 'body-slammed' him

Reporter alleges GOP House candidate 'body-slammed' him

During Wednesday's final campaign rally at his headquarters in Bozeman, Gianforte allegedly " body slammed " Ben Jacobs , a political reporter for the British newspaper the Guardian . According to...

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Republican Health Bill Would Make 23 Million More People Uninsured

It comes three weeks after the House narrowly passed the legislation with only Republican votes, and serves as a starting point for Senate Republicans trying to craft their own version, which they...

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CBO: Republicans' AHCA Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

This means premiums could no longer include coverage of items under a person's current insurance such as mental health care , prescriptions and more . House Speaker Paul Ryan tried to claim victor...

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Panama JIT decides to summon Nawaz

Panama JIT decides to summon Nawaz

The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) that formed to probe money trail and Sharif Family's offshore wealth has submitted its first 15-day report on Monday to the Supreme Court of Pakistan , ARY News rep...

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First South China Sea challenge under Trump

First South China Sea challenge under Trump

The first "freedom of navigation operation" since the administration of President Donald Trump was launched in January is likely to irritate China, which has created artificial islands in the sea to j...

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Sir Philip Green's Arcadia to take control of TOPSHOP Australia

Sir Philip Green's Arcadia to take control of TOPSHOP Australia

Stewart said all of the company's 760 Australian employees will continue to be paid and normal customer policies such as gift cards and returns would continue throughout the administration period. Top...

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New York lawmakers attack Trump budget plan

Top officials in President Donald Trump's Cabinet are heading to Capitol Hill to defend his plans to cut domestic programs and parry Democratic criticism of his tax plans. It won't be easy. Or som...

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Why Melania Trump covers her head one day and not the next

The group selected for the monumental meeting between the U.S. president and the pontiff was diverse, including family members (First Lady Melania , daughter Ivanka , and son-in-law Jared ) and sta...

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'All roads should lead to universal healthcare,' says new World Health Organization chief

He will be the first African to lead the organisation, having been nominated by the government of Ethiopia where he served as minister of health from 2005-2012 and minister of foreign affairs from 201...

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Trump administration proposes budget cuts for social programs

Trump administration proposes budget cuts for social programs

The administration also promises a balanced budget in a decade based on rosy economic estimates, including 3 percent growth. Trump's balanced-budget goal depends not only on 3 percent growth project...

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Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

When President Trump's budget director, Mick Mulvaney , unveiled the administration's budget blueprint earlier this week, which calls for significant cuts to food stamps, he noted that the aim of t...

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NBA All-Star Game coming to Charlotte in 2019

NBA All-Star Game coming to Charlotte in 2019

League Commissioner Adam Silver stated last month that there would be no NBA All-Star game in Charlotte until there was a repeal of anti-discrimination ordinances in the HB2. Numerous cities and ...

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United Kingdom threat level raised to critical after warning of "imminent" attack

She didn't elaborate what kinds of sites. The Islamic State terror group had claimed responsibility for the bombing and warned of more attacks. "One thing that was very rarely shown was contact in...

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Kaine: 'Broken promises' in Trump budget

The White House, however, says the naysayers have it wrong. Under Trump's budget, PEPFAR funding would be $5 billion per year compared to about $6 billion annually now, the State Department said. He...

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Turkey accuses U.S. of 'aggressive actions' over embassy brawl

Turkey accuses U.S. of 'aggressive actions' over embassy brawl

In a statement, the ministry said that USA officials did not take necessary measures to protect the Turkish president and that led to security breaches. The confrontation came hours after Erdogan m...

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Watch Melania Trump Swat Donald Trump's Hand Away During Israel Trip

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who briefed reporters on Air Force One during its flight from Saudi Arabia to Israel , was asked if Trump planned to apologize for giving the Israeli intelligenc...

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Congress, LF frown over Mamata-Modi meeting

Congress, LF frown over Mamata-Modi meeting

It needs to be recalled that only recently, the Left and the Congress had come to a tacit electoral understanding to confront the Trinamool Congress - an attempt that failed to bring relief to eithe...

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Israelis, Palestinans ready 'to reach for peace'

President Donald Trump voiced optimism today about a peace accord between Israel and the Palestinian Authority , but Florida Sen. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and opposition leader Isaac...

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Many injured as police crack down on belligerent Left workers

Many injured as police crack down on belligerent Left workers

Several policemen were injured in stone-pelting by Left protesters, they added. But when the marchers reached Mayo Road, they found the road barricaded and police did not allow the marchers to move be...

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Trump condemns 'evil losers' who carried out Manchester concert attack

Mr Trump also said that he was "gratified" that Mr Abbas had attended the summit in Riyadh and "committed to taking firm but necessary steps to fight terrorism and confront its hateful ideology". Was...

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Commerzbank Ag Analysts Give Merck KGaA (MRK) a €109.00 Price Target

Today, Jefferies Group LLC reiterated its Sell rating on Merck & Co. The current share price indicate that stock is -2.23% away from its one year high and is moving 28.50% ahead of its 52-week low. (N...

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ACLU of Texas Comment of Passage of Anti-LGBT Legislation

In its current form, the bill would add about $500 million to the system. That U.S. Supreme Court recently sent that case back to a lower court. "Some people have built this into some kind of monste...

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IS claims attack on Iraqi training camp north of Baghdad

IS claims attack on Iraqi training camp north of Baghdad

Now they are entirely besieged and there is no way out, it's going to be either fighting or giving up and trying to infiltrate with the civilians, " said Lieutenant General Sami al-Aridhi, a commander...

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World Health Organization elects Ethiopia's Ghebreyesus as its new director

World Health Organization elects Ethiopia's Ghebreyesus as its new director

Sania Nishtar , was eliminated in the first round. "It's not only a question of symbolism", he said, referring to Tedros' status as the first African to run WHO . Dr Tedros has met President Kagame...

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USA to release grant funds for California rail project

USA to release grant funds for California rail project

From congressional representatives to Gov. Bay Area officials have been advocating for the electrification project for decades, and the federal grant was near its final approval under the Obama admi...

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Strapped UN health agency spends big on travel

Strapped UN health agency spends big on travel

Programs aimed at containing certain diseases, such as polio , do get considerably larger funding, however, with $450 million allocated annually. In a statement yesterday addressing the allegatio...

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Ethopia's Ghebreyesus replaces Chan as World Health Organization director general

Ethopia's Ghebreyesus replaces Chan as World Health Organization director general

Despite protects on Monday against his candidature at the opening ceremony of the ongoing 70th World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva, Switzerland , Dr. Speaking to the delegates, Nabarro said "the ...

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Waiters at Pippa Middleton's wedding were models, insiders reveal

Waiters at Pippa Middleton's wedding were models, insiders reveal

Photos from both ceremonies are reminiscent of each other. Pippa Middleton leaves St Mark's Church after her wedding on 20 May 2017 in Englefield Green, England. HollywoodLifers , do you think Pr...

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Jinder Mahal beats Randy Orton to win WWE Championship at Backlash

Dillinger rallied with a 10 count of punches in the corner but missed a splash off the top rope. The 30-year-old spent two years on the independent circuit after being released by WWE in 2014, and...

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Congo reports a single confirmed case of Ebola, UN says

WHO said it had been informed of the new confirmed case by the DR Congo's Ministry of Health following lab tests carried out in the country's capital Kinshasa. So far all the cases have been tied to...

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Manchester Bomber Traveled to Syria With 'Proven' Links to Islamic State

Britain's national terror threat level was raised late Tuesday to "critical", meaning another attack may be imminent, following the attack on the concert of U.S. The bomb was said to have gone off in ...

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United Kingdom on 'critical' terror alert after Manchester attack

In Monday night's attack , at least 22 people died and almost 60 were sent to the hospital after an explosion struck in the area between the concert venue and the adjacent transit station. British me...

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Lab tests ongoing in California botulism case

Lab tests ongoing in California botulism case

Now, that cheese has tested positive for the botulinum toxin, the California Department of Public Health says. Says Beringause in a statement , "Gehl's facilities remain safe for food production an...

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