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Zika alert at airports as World Health Organization confirms 3 cases in India

Zika alert at airports as World Health Organization confirms 3 cases in India

The two health ministry officials told this newspaper that the date in the WHO statement was a printing error that needed to be corrected. The WHO confirmed the outbreak of the Zika virus on the...

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Drinking non-cow milk can actually stunt kids' height, study says

Drinking non-cow milk can actually stunt kids' height, study says

A new study published by the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition says the most surprising finding is that "the amount children were shorter depended on how much they were consuming". Overall ...

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Rise of fentanyl: Seen in half of deadly overdoses in state

Rise of fentanyl: Seen in half of deadly overdoses in state

A new study of drug overdose deaths in Rhode Island finds that the proportion involving fentanyl is increasing, and around half of the accidental drug overdose deaths in the state from 2014 to 201...

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Boy, 4, dies of apparent 'dry drowning' after swimming at dike

Frankie's parents Tara and Francisco Delgado Jr. are speaking out so other parents can be aware of the symptoms. . Doctors told the Delgado family that Frankie had fluid in his lungs and around his ...

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Florida woman sent to prison for threatening Sandy Hook parent

Florida woman sent to prison for threatening Sandy Hook parent

The offensive and hate-filled messages resulted in a prison sentence for Richards after Senior U.S. District Judge James Cohn ordered her to five months behind bars. "You do not have the right to tr...

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Kabul truck-bomb toll rises to more than 150 killed - Afghan president

Kabul truck-bomb toll rises to more than 150 killed - Afghan president

The conference, called the " Kabul Process ", aims to set the stage for peace talks and clinch an worldwide pact to end "cross-border terrorism". Representatives from at least 23 countries are parti...

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RBSE 10th Result 2017 Check Rajasthan Board BSER matric 10th Result @rajresults

RBSE 10th Result 2017 Check Rajasthan Board BSER matric 10th Result @rajresults

The Rajasthan Ajmer board Class 10 results are officially published on the board website: rajresults.nic.in, and some alternate websites for convenience of students. The results analysis of this y...

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Pot pizza? The new twist on medical marijuana - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Pot pizza? The new twist on medical marijuana - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

He describes the pie, baked to serve one person, as "herby, with gooey, crispy cheese" that spreads to the edge of the crust. Since one can very easily overindulge on these pizzas, the dispensary has ...

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Sen. Kamala Harris Told To Be 'Courteous' During Hearing

Kamala Harris , D-CA, at Wednesday's Senate Intelligence hearing, as the first-term senator from California tried to get a straight answer out of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . However, bef...

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Contagious "Dog Flu" Leaves Two Dogs Deceased: Symptoms To Look For

Canine Influenza Virus is on the rise in Georgia after a dog show in May at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter in Perry. With the dog days of summer comes a warning for your furry, fo...

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Hawaii enacts law committing to goals of Paris climate accord

In the absence of leadership from Washington, states , cities, colleges and universities and businesses representing a sizeable percentage of the US economy will pursue ambitious climate goals, worki...

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Dairyland, Minnesota Power to partner on Superior plant

Dairyland, Minnesota Power to partner on Superior plant

It is part of a broader effort to generate more power from renewable energy sources that would include solar and wind-generated power. Dairyland Power Cooperative will partner with Minnesota Po...

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House seeks to pass VA accountability bill next week

House seeks to pass VA accountability bill next week

Inhofe said the new legislation is meant to make it easier for the VA to remove senior executives and "to increase accountability of all employees at the VA" by allowing the VA secretary the authori...

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Comey: Trump sought to 'lift the cloud' of investigation

In the wake of the firing, the Justice Department named an special prosecutor, former FBI director Robert Mueller, to lead the government's investigation. It was during this conversation where Tru...

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Investigation confirms Qatar news agency was hacked

Trump also appeared to suggest the decision to sever diplomatic relations with Qatar , home to a large US military base , was understandable. His Excellency added that there was not a single p...

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UK election: Polls open after attacks mar campaign

Britain's Liberal Democrats leader Tim Farron gestures to supporters while on the General Election campaign trail in Twickenham London Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Regarding the former, a Conservative...

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Bodies and wreckage found in search for missing plane

Bodies and wreckage found in search for missing plane

Officials say that despite this being monsoon season the weather was clear and there was no distress signal from the plane before its disappearance. The commander-in-chief's office said the plane lo...

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Stephen Curry got away with a double dribble against LeBron James

Now the series shifts back to Cleveland for Game 3 on Wednesday night , with the Cavaliers trying to find a way to get themselves back into this series and the Warriors knowing that two more ...

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Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system

Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system

Reality Leigh Winner, a 25-year-old government contractor, remained locked up Tuesday on federal charges that she mailed a classified report to an online news outlet. "You've heard the president very ...

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Boko Haram reportedly attacks Maiduguri

Boko Haram reportedly attacks Maiduguri

This is coming in less than 24 hours ahead of the visit of the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo. The general public is requested not to panic and stay calm. Eye witnesses said the insurgents, attacking...

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UK arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

UK arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

The ISIS-linked Amaq News Agency claimed a "detachment of Islamic State fighters" carried out the attack but provided no evidence to back up its claim. "In an unprecedented move, they have not only ...

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Overdoses now leading cause of death of Americans under 50

Overdoses now leading cause of death of Americans under 50

The estimate, which represents a 19% increase over the 52,404 drug overdose deaths recorded in 2015, offers a preliminary look at the extent of the drug overdose epidemic a year ago, now made even m...

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Senate Republicans Are Closer Than Ever To Repealing Obamacare

Senate Republicans Are Closer Than Ever To Repealing Obamacare

Politico reports that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appears more concerned with getting an up or down vote one way or the other than he is with actually passing a bill. Sen. John Barrass...

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Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs

At the Wednesday hearing, National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers also is expected to face questions about whether he faced pressure from Trump to rebut the stories about potential collusion...

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Hawaii leaders sign bills in support of Paris agreement

Hawaii leaders sign bills in support of Paris agreement

Along with setting climate change as a priority for the state, the bill creates a state commission dedicated to studying climate change and putting out detailed plans for responding both to sea-leve...

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Did girlfriend's texts push teen to take his own life?

Did girlfriend's texts push teen to take his own life?

Flynn said Roy got out of the truck as the fumes became overwhelming and he got scared, but "she told him to get the fuck back in the vehicle". In opening statements Tuesday , the prosecution des...

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Las Vegas Mosquitoes Testing Positive For West Nile

Las Vegas Mosquitoes Testing Positive For West Nile

They were originally testing the bugs for Zika virus, but instead came back with positive results for West Nile. To prevent exposure, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends ap...

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Irish War Cry returns to Triple Crown as 7-2 Belmont fave

Irish War Cry returns to Triple Crown as 7-2 Belmont fave

The event will take place this Saturday at at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York . Trainer Mark Casse said the abscess was found Wednesday and is a recurrence of the same problem that bothered th...

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London attack : Political heat focusing on Theresa May

London attack : Political heat focusing on Theresa May

Three men fled the van with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market , police and witnesses said . The second attacker was named as Rachid Redouane , aged...

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Whole Grain Bread Might Not Actually Be Healthier Than White Bread

Whole Grain Bread Might Not Actually Be Healthier Than White Bread

The participants in the randomised study, published in the journal Cell Metabolism , usually ate an average amount of bread - amounting to around 10 per cent of their daily calories. But, when resear...

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Countdown Clocks, Morning Cocktails As Former FBI Director Prepares To Testify

Here are nine questions lawmakers can - and probably will - ask that could help us get a clearer picture of what, exactly, happened on the USA side of Russian meddling in the presidential election and...

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Republican senators to get first glimpse of leadership's health care ideas

Republican senators to get first glimpse of leadership's health care ideas

We can't get there [50 votes] from here". "What I see is more and more concerns about Medicaid as a component of" the bill, said Sen. These are the very parts of the AHCA that were changed in or...

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Woman gives birth to enormous baby

Woman gives birth to enormous baby

Eric Edelenbos has ever delivered. "She's just so huge, '" Corbitt said. I remember the doctor saying, "I don't think this baby is going to end". But they had no idea when they started the C-section p...

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Election 2017: Where can I vote in Barking and Dagenham?

Election 2017: Where can I vote in Barking and Dagenham?

Over recent weeks, polling cards have been sent to residents through the post informing them of their elector number and their local polling station. When you arrive at the polling station, you will...

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'Road Rules' Star Danny Dias Dead From Possible Overdose

'Road Rules' Star Danny Dias Dead From Possible Overdose

The friend told law enforcement that the reality star had a bad trip off of what could've been LSD and mushrooms on Saturday. At one point, Dias reportedly "freaked out", ran into his room and was n...

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