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Health Department urges flu shot

Health Department urges flu shot

A Facebook post read, "Lisa M. Ferrara-Daly, you were a wonderful mother, friend, and co-worker and you'll be missed dearly by all of us here at POPD". The number of influenza cases in DE is continuin...

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Medical marijuana sales start today

Medical marijuana sales start today

Anthony Bartkowiak, who practices internal medicine. The first legal medical marijuana sales under a 2-year-old state law began Thursday at a dispensary in western Pennsylvania , with the first...

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On the Battlefield, Ants Treat Each Other's War Wounds

On the Battlefield, Ants Treat Each Other's War Wounds

It's not uncommon for Megaponera analis ants to clash with rival insect colonies, most notably termites - the ants are known for deliberately raiding termite nests in order to steal precious resourc...

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NHL: Maple Leafs roll past Blue Jackets

NHL: Maple Leafs roll past Blue Jackets

Kadri, who endured a scoring drought for almost a quarter of the season, has broken out after the addition of Mitch Marner to his line, with 16 points (6 goals, 10 assists) in his last 12 games. Mar...

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Bengaluru : Five-storeyed building collapse, 12 people feared trapped

Bengaluru : Five-storeyed building collapse, 12 people feared trapped

The rescue operation is going on and the rescue workers are searching for the workers still feared trapped under the mound of the rubble of the collapsed building. Reports said the building belonged t...

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Merck stresses Alzheimer's treatment commitment after ending APECS study

Merck stresses Alzheimer's treatment commitment after ending APECS study

Verubecestat is a small molecule inhibitor of the beta-site amyloid precursor protein cleaving enzyme (BACE1). There have been previous attempts to develop drugs that inhibit BACE1, but these have m...

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United Kingdom blames Russian Federation for crippling cyberattack

United Kingdom blames Russian Federation for crippling cyberattack

Ukraine's Secret Service (SBY) has not been shy about blaming Russian Federation for the NotPetya ransomware incident, going public with their accusations just days after the incident. Britain bla...

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CNN analyst breaks down crying while talking about Florida shooting

CNN analyst breaks down crying while talking about Florida shooting

The ex-intelligence agent Phil Mudd was reduced to tears as he lamented "a child of God is dead" during the interview. "Can not we acknowledge in this country we can not accept this?!" "I can't do i...

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Ultra-processed foods linked to cancer risk

Ultra-processed foods linked to cancer risk

The foods were grouped according to the level of processing, and participants were asked to declare any cancer diagnosis, which was then confirmed through their medical records. Ultra-processed fo...

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Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation (NASDAQ:IPCC) Experiencing Unusual Activity Mid-day

Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation (NASDAQ:IPCC) Experiencing Unusual Activity Mid-day

New's holdings in Infinity Property and Casualty were worth $377,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.22 in 2017 Q3. Teach...

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Pierce Brosnan could face jail time

Pierce Brosnan could face jail time

The actor has been showcaused for his association with the brand. Failure to respond to these official overtures could see the star hit by wildly varying sanctions from a paltry £56 fine to a dispro...

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Happy Valentine's Day 2018: Sex experts suggest 5 heart-healthy bed exercises

Happy Valentine's Day 2018: Sex experts suggest 5 heart-healthy bed exercises

The heart is the organ that keeps us going day in and day out, but we don't always pay it the attention it deserves. "If they cook in bulk, they can freeze it". As many as one in four heart attacks ar...

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Nitin Gadkari orders probe into Cochin Shipyard blast

Nitin Gadkari orders probe into Cochin Shipyard blast

Watch this video to know more about the news. Those working at the time of the blast mostly included daily labourers and contract workers. The firm said in a statement that "the cause of the inciden...

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Transgender woman successfully breastfeeds baby in world first

Transgender woman successfully breastfeeds baby in world first

Tamar Reisman of Mount Sinai hospital in NY, one of the doctors who reported the case, said: " Transgender medicine is becoming part of mainstream medicine. Doctors said the case shows "modest but fun...

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Will Make Massive Investment To Improve Roads, Drainage System, Says Kejriwal

Will Make Massive Investment To Improve Roads, Drainage System, Says Kejriwal

The CM's advertisement was to be aired on television channels ahead of the AAP government's third anniversary on February 14. The MLAs have challenged it in Delhi High Court. "They kept our files fo...

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FDA Permits First Blood Test Detecting Concussion

FDA Permits First Blood Test Detecting Concussion

United States regulators have approved the first blood test to diagnose concussions . The FDA approved the test as part of its breakthrough devices program after evaluating a clinical study of 1,90...

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Davis carry Pelicans over Pistons 118-103

Davis carry Pelicans over Pistons 118-103

Pistons: Reggie Bullock had 20 points, two away from his career high. DETROIT (AP) - New Orleans star Anthony Davis dominated Detroit as he usually does, scoring all over the court no matter wh...

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National Health Spending at $3.5 Trillion in 2017, CMS Says

National Health Spending at $3.5 Trillion in 2017, CMS Says

That means that healthcare will expand from about 17.9 percent of the economy in 2016 to 19.7 percent of the economy in 2026. The CMS economists who co-wrote the study also stated that spending grow...

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Telegram zero day used to spread cryptomining malware

Telegram zero day used to spread cryptomining malware

According to Kaspersky, Russian cybercriminals used the Telegram vulnerability not to spread ransomware but instead to drop cryptomining malware . It used a so-called "right-to-left override" (RLO) t...

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UK Foreign Secretary to highlight Brexit as cause for 'hope not fear'

UK Foreign Secretary to highlight Brexit as cause for 'hope not fear'

However he will reach out to pro-Europeans, and will say that they should be listened to but persuaded that "Brexit is not grounds for fear but hope". Johnson's efforts, however, appeared to highlight...

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'13 Reasons Why' Author Expelled From Writer Organization Over Harassment

'13 Reasons Why' Author Expelled From Writer Organization Over Harassment

After an article in School Library Journal began attracting comments naming many more alleged sexual harassers working in children's literature, some of them SCBWI members, Oliver wrote a state...

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Myanmar Signs Ceasefire With Rebels Amid Longstanding Conflict

Myanmar Signs Ceasefire With Rebels Amid Longstanding Conflict

Kumar said given the "positive" bilateral ties and significance for India of Myanmars peace process, the neighbouring country had earlier invited New Delhi together with China, Japan, Thailand, UN a...

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Students Killed in Kano Road Crash

Students Killed in Kano Road Crash

An eyewitness, Ibrahim Adamu, said the bus had a head-on collision with an articulated vehicle carrying tomatoes while they were both trying to avoid a pothole at Samia Uku village. When contacted, Sp...

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Dog Food Recall Affects 4 Companies Over Salmonella Worries

Dog Food Recall Affects 4 Companies Over Salmonella Worries

Arrow Reliance/Darwin's Natural has notified its customers directly of the recalls via email, but so far has not issued any public notification announcing February 10 or any previous recalls. The manu...

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Iranian President Rouhani to visit India from Thursday

Iranian President Rouhani to visit India from Thursday

ISNA further reports that Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Indian officials will discuss the "latest regional and global developments and the finalization and exploitation of Chabahar port as ...

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UP varsity bans entry of students on Valentine's Day

UP varsity bans entry of students on Valentine's Day

In 2009, the university denied permission to bring bouquets, flowers or gifts on the campus on Feb 14. As per the advisory, students found without an identity card or fee receipt as proof will not b...

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Notley pushes for progress in BC pipeline dispute

Notley pushes for progress in BC pipeline dispute

In response, Notley suspended talks with B.C.to buy CAN$500 million worth of electricity and halted imports of B.C. wine, worth about CAN$70 million a year. Detractors, including First Nations, enviro...

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Sir Alex Ferguson Pays Tribute To Liam Miller

Sir Alex Ferguson Pays Tribute To Liam Miller

The football world was left devastated on Friday as the former Hoops midfielder tragically lost his battle with cancer. " Manchester United is extremely saddened to learn of the tragic death of o...

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Could this experimental drug stop the flu in 24 hours?

Could this experimental drug stop the flu in 24 hours?

The medication utilizes an alternate way to deal with battle the flu than different drugs. The flu virus spreads through the body by invading cells. With more and more cases of flu around the vall...

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Oxfam deputy Penny Lawrence resigns over charity's prostitution scandal

Oxfam deputy Penny Lawrence resigns over charity's prostitution scandal

A whistleblower has accused the scandal-hit Oxfam charity and its United Kingdom regulator of failing to act when told that senior staff paid for prostitutes during the relief operation that follow...

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New Jersey Plans Aid Commission to Address Puerto Rican Needs

New Jersey Plans Aid Commission to Address Puerto Rican Needs

The moratorium on mortgage and reverse mortgage foreclosures on the island, which is set to expire on March 19. Resources available to students and professors who have evacuated or are unable to com...

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Trump's 2019 Budget Would Slash Great Lakes Funding

Trump's 2019 Budget Would Slash Great Lakes Funding

President Donald Trump again is trying reduce or eliminate federal funding for cleanups of some iconic US waterways. Last year, Congress' Republican-led House Appropriations Committee voted to buck...

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United Kingdom unveils online AI tool to block ISIS content

United Kingdom unveils online AI tool to block ISIS content

She said Britain had teamed up with London-based ASI Data Science "to develop technology that can identify online terrorist content with a higher degree of accuracy than any other publicly known tec...

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Woman who accuses former consultant to Madigan speaks out

Woman who accuses former consultant to Madigan speaks out

Hampton said Quinn sent her a series of inappropriate text messages leading up to February of past year. He served under Madigan for almost 20-years. His alderman brother released a statement throug...

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4-Year-Old SC Girl Missing, Police Looking For Her

4-Year-Old SC Girl Missing, Police Looking For Her

Heidi's mother was hospitalized on Tuesday, and although police haven't confirmed why, the Missing Pieces Network indicated that there may have been a possible break-in at the home and the mother co...

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UK's Boris Johnson on

UK's Boris Johnson on "horror" of Rohingya crisis

World attention has recently focused on the desperate plight of the some 700,000 Rohingya Muslims forced over the border into Bangladesh in western Myanmar by a violent military campaign. Johnson ha...

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More Car Crashes on 4/20 Marijuana Celebration Day

More Car Crashes on 4/20 Marijuana Celebration Day

In total, 1369 drivers were involved in fatal auto accidents after 16:20 on 20 April, compared with 2453 drivers who were in fatal crashes on control days during the same time intervals. The overall i...

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A potentially powerful new antibiotic is discovered in dirt

A potentially powerful new antibiotic is discovered in dirt

Malacidin is short for metagenomic acidic lipopeptide antibiotic-cidins. It literally means "killing" the "bad" because " mal " means bad and " cide " means to kill in latin. 'In the absence of new th...

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United States woman wakes up with British accent

United States woman wakes up with British accent

But her British accent is still going strong since 2015, when she went to sleep with a blinding and immobilizing headache and awakened a changed woman. "I was really struggling. I realise it's par...

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14 worms pulled from woman's eye after rare infection

14 worms pulled from woman's eye after rare infection

Eight days in, she made the sort of find you'd expect to see in a meandering, boring spin-off to Cloverfield - a small, translucent worm in her eye. Thelazia worms are spread by species of flie...

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