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Bollywood celebrities speak their mind on International Women's Day

Bollywood celebrities speak their mind on International Women's Day

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has been glowing in his tribute for his wife Anushka Sharma and wished all the women around the globe on the event of International Women's Day through social m...

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Analysts Set Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) PT at $64.00

Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership who had been investing in Liquidity Services Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $223.55M market cap company. Diversified Invest Stra...

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Expert raises alarm on increased kidney disease among Nigerians

Expert raises alarm on increased kidney disease among Nigerians

The activities culminate with the annual Celebrity Sports Day on Sunday March 11th at the Vigie Sports Complex. NHS Blood and Transplant confirmed women make up 54 per cent of the United Kingdom o...

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Canucks rookie Brock Boeser out 4-6 weeks with injury

Canucks rookie Brock Boeser out 4-6 weeks with injury

The Islanders remain five points behind Columbus for the second wild card into the Eastern Conference playoffs. Halak only made 19 saves Monday night, but has still faced 76 more shots (1,185 total) s...

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Ole Miss baseball downs Little Rock

Ole Miss baseball downs Little Rock

Gravett only scored three points, and was scoreless until the last three minutes of the game, but he had seven rebounds and seven assists. Silva scored 21 points and snagged 11 rebounds and guard Fr...

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Days after powerful storm, hundreds of thousands remain without power

Days after powerful storm, hundreds of thousands remain without power

The storm brought hurricane-force winds to Boston and nearby coastal communities, where storm surges and high tides sent seawater into the streets - the second time the area has been flooded this ye...

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British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Price Target Cut to GBX 5185

Shares of British American Tobacco PLC ( NYSE:BTI ) traded down $0.10 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $58.51. About 461,990 shares traded. Emerging Sovereign Group Llc bought 40,760 sh...

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Kayaker attacked by possibly-rabid otter

Kayaker attacked by possibly-rabid otter

This attack came a day after another kayaker had to be taken to the hospital after an otter attack. "And then all of a sudden he jumped on the kayak and two seconds later he jumped on me". Her hat w...

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Autodesk (ADSK) Earns Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird

Autodesk (ADSK) Earns Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird

The stock traded with the average Volume of 2.13 Million at the end of last session. Autodesk, Inc . (NASDAQ: ADSK ) yearly performance is 44.53% and net profit margin is -28.60%. It now has negati...

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Boston Partners Sells 2670 Shares of US Bancorp (NYSE:USB)

Bancorp now has $87.66B valuation. U.S. Bancorp ( NYSE USB ) traded down $0.51 on Wednesday, reaching $53.66. About 5.21M shares traded. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB ) last posted its quarterly earning...

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No new 'learning' cells produced in brain after age 13, finds study

No new 'learning' cells produced in brain after age 13, finds study

Shaun Sorrells, a senior researcher on the new study acknowledges that it is virtually impossible to definitively say the adult hippocampus produces no new neurons, but this evidence certainly suggest...

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Charles Okah sentenced to life imprisonment

Charles Okah sentenced to life imprisonment

The court had earlier sentenced a third defendant, Edmund Ebiware, to life imprisonment on July 27, 2017, for his role also in the Abuja bomb blast. The Judge added that maximum sentence must also b...

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Newborns Who Look Like Their Dads Have a Surprising Benefit, Study Shows

Newborns Who Look Like Their Dads Have a Surprising Benefit, Study Shows

The study, published online in the Journal of Health Economics , used data from the Fragile Families Child Wellbeing Study to understand how fatherly resemblance affected a child's health. But the ...

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Tipped truck dumps 60000 pounds of beer on I-10

Tipped truck dumps 60000 pounds of beer on I-10

A semi tractor-trailer carrying beer turned over on Interstate 10 in the Panhandle this morning, spilling 60,000 pounds of the beverage, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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Cabinet hikes DA by 2%, brings cheer to employees, pensioners

Cabinet hikes DA by 2%, brings cheer to employees, pensioners

The government had earlier promised to hike the pay only after the Dearness Allowance (DA) crosses 50 per cent with an aim to keep a balance between the salary of the Central government employee and...

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The Navy's first-ever F-35 carrier just deployed in the Pacific

The Navy's first-ever F-35 carrier just deployed in the Pacific

The Navy said it was "the first time the aircraft has deployed aboard a US Navy ship and with a Marine Expeditionary Unit in the Indo-Pacific". Indeed, until the United States Navy's F-35C version...

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Thousands of cheerleaders may have been exposed to mumps at Dallas competition

Thousands of cheerleaders may have been exposed to mumps at Dallas competition

The National Cheerleaders Association said on Twitter that over 25,000 people came to the competition from 39 states and 9 countries between February 23 and 25 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Conventi...

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Florida House considers amendments to Stoneman Douglas bill

Florida House considers amendments to Stoneman Douglas bill

But it was during White House listening sessions where he embraced proposals to arm teachers in classrooms, adding that educators who were trained in being "adept at guns " could receive a bonus for ...

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Allegiant airlines announce new nonstop services from Syracuse to Orlando

Allegiant airlines announce new nonstop services from Syracuse to Orlando

These new routes have been scheduled to operate twice a week. "Allegiant will be adding five new nonstop destinations that are now not available at BNA, providing our passengers with great holiday and...

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Report shows steep rise in opioid-related ER visits in Maine

Report shows steep rise in opioid-related ER visits in Maine

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The number of visits rose 30 percent across the country from July 2016 to September 2017. "We saw, sadly, that in every region, in every age group of ad...

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Opioid treatment is not superior to non-opioid treatment for some pain

Opioid treatment is not superior to non-opioid treatment for some pain

One group was given an opioid pain medication while the other was treated with either acetaminophen or a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. "There is increasing evidence that non-opioid pain rel...

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Legacy conduct issue: RBS agrees to $500m settlement for 2008 mis-selling

Legacy conduct issue: RBS agrees to $500m settlement for 2008 mis-selling

The fine comes after the bailed-out lender recently disclosed that it had made its first annual profit in a decade. RBS was down 0.6% to 258.6 pence at 9.09am in London trading. The deal boost's New Y...

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After Rising Deaths, Flu Cases in Delaware Drop

After Rising Deaths, Flu Cases in Delaware Drop

A good sign, however, was that those 893 cases were a sharp decline from the previous week's 1,521 cases, officials said. The number of flu-related deaths in Pennsylvania continues to climb - to 169...

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Four reasons the case against Tiger Brands is strong

Four reasons the case against Tiger Brands is strong

MacDougall told reporters that Tiger Brands exceeded the DoH request and recalled all of its products, "in the interest and safety of the consumer", however, he said that Tiger Brands can not take r...

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Buhari To Visit Benue, Rivers, Zamfara, Yobe States

Buhari To Visit Benue, Rivers, Zamfara, Yobe States

Buhari's predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan, was criticized for failing to quickly visit Chibok, the scene of another mass abduction of schoolgirls in 2014. Last month, extra troops were sent to try to qu...

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FDA authorizes first direct-to-consumer test on breast cancer gene mutations

FDA authorizes first direct-to-consumer test on breast cancer gene mutations

The test detects three out of more than 1,000 known BRCA mutations. Donald St. Pierre of the FDA's Office of In Vitro Diagnostics and Radiological Health said in a statement announcing the approva...

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Video shows girl, 5, dangling from ski resort chairlift

Video shows girl, 5, dangling from ski resort chairlift

Several staff members responded to the scene with a tarp to catch the girl. The girl's mother, who said her daughter's name is Sara but did not want to be identified, told KABC that she was three ch...

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Coyote That Bit 8 People Tests Positive For Rabies

Coyote That Bit 8 People Tests Positive For Rabies

The Journal News reports that the coyote was tested after it was captured and killed at a golf course in Yonkers. The Yonkers Police Department confirmed Saturday that the coyote had the disease. ...

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Man in Hyderabad slashes wrist of son addicted to mobile

Man in Hyderabad slashes wrist of son addicted to mobile

Now, that's a little extreme. Qayyum Qureshi (45), a butcher by profession, was arrested this morning. Qureshi, who was arrested, is an electrician, while Khaled is an assistant cable operator. Th...

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Child marriage drops in South Asia, leading global decline

Child marriage drops in South Asia, leading global decline

Her odds of finishing school decrease while her odds of being abused by her husband and suffering complications during pregnancy increase. However, it warned that progress must be "significantly acc...

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ER Visits for Opioid Overdoses Soaring: CDC

ER Visits for Opioid Overdoses Soaring: CDC

In the Midwest, overdoses increased 109 percent in Wisconsin, 66 percent in IL, and 35 percent in Indiana. Last year, Pennsylvania saw a huge spike in opioid overdose-related emergency room visits...

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Battered Congress says North-East poll results will not impact Karnataka elections

Battered Congress says North-East poll results will not impact Karnataka elections

Speaking to media persons here on Tuesday, Yeddyurappa said, "We have already prepared a charge sheet against the Congress-led state government, the chief minister and his ministers". While the BJP wr...

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Rodgers dismisses 'noise' coming from Rangers ahead of derby

Rodgers dismisses 'noise' coming from Rangers ahead of derby

They look to have a better spirit. "We've been there three times [under me], won three times and won well. We will judge after the game, we will make sure that we recover him properly and then we ...

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Healthy diet may not offset high salt intake

Healthy diet may not offset high salt intake

It's thought that vitamins and minerals in fruit and vegetables might in some way affect blood vessels, enabling them to lower blood pressure . The recommended upper limit of adult salt intake ...

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PDP Rejoices With Former President Obasanjo at 81

PDP Rejoices With Former President Obasanjo at 81

The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun in his goodwill message sought for Obasanjo's reduction in his daily activities. Omisore, in a congratulatory message issued and signed by him on Mon...

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Israel Is Being Bullied By The UN, Nikki Haley Claims

He apologized during his testimony, although he ignored J Street requests for a personal apology. "It is no less than blasphemous to suggest that any Jew or any Christian is against peace". The presid...

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NFL Salary Cap Has Been Raised From $167 Million to $177.2 Million

NFL Salary Cap Has Been Raised From $167 Million to $177.2 Million

The Browns , Jets , Bears, Colts and Buccaneers now have the most salary cap space but can spend no higher than the $177.2 million set Monday. According to Field Yates of ESPN , NFL teams w...

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Mother And Son Fatally Buried By Snow Falling From Ski Condo Roof

Mother And Son Fatally Buried By Snow Falling From Ski Condo Roof

At about 9pm, a neighbor spotted ski gloves next to the condo, realized they were buried beneath the snow and called 911. They were the third and fourth to die skiers at California resorts since a m...

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Dalai Lama Event Moved Out of Indian Capital

Dalai Lama Event Moved Out of Indian Capital

Sonam Dagpo, spokesperson for the Central Tibetan Administration, told the paper, "India is host to Tibetan refugees". "According to reports, Tibetan government has scrapped an inter-faith meeting...

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Ancient Baby Bird Fossil Offers Avian Evolution Clues

Ancient Baby Bird Fossil Offers Avian Evolution Clues

A tiny, 127-million-year-old fossilized baby bird has given scientists a rare window into avian evolution. They estimate that the bird would have weighed a mere three ounces while it was alive. The ...

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