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Reaction to the death of Arizona Sen. John McCain

Reaction to the death of Arizona Sen. John McCain

John McCain is released from a Vietnam POW camp. "I may have said some things here today that maybe you don't agree with, and I might have said some things you hopefully do agree with". McCain ha...

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Peoria County mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus

Peoria County mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus

So for this year in Ontario, three probable or confirmed human cases of West Nile virus have been reported. The West Nile virus program includes larviciding at catch basins. The most common symptoms...

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National Hot Dog Day 2018: Where To Get The Hook Up

National Hot Dog Day 2018: Where To Get The Hook Up

Get your hot dogs, get your pipin' hot hot dogs right here! Some are even giving away free hot dogs. At BJ's, with a minimum $9.95 food purchase, get a free Pizookie at participating locations. Portil...

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Trump to announce his Supreme Court pick in prime time

Trump to announce his Supreme Court pick in prime time

Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, where he served at one time with Trump's sister, Judge Maryanne Trump Barry. After winning confirmation of Justice Neil Gorsuch previous year, Trump has tea...

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Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak Includes Illinois

Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak Includes Illinois

IN and MI residents are also advised to throw away melon from Kroger, Jay C, or Payless stores after the outbreaks, according to a CDC press release Friday. They are all linked to the Caito Foods fa...

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Doctors sweat 1st urban case of Ebola

Doctors sweat 1st urban case of Ebola

Health experts working to contain the Congo outbreak, which was first reported on May 8, say a cold chain will be in place to get the vaccines from Congo's capital Kinshasa to the affected areas wit...

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Shikhar Dhawan turns daredevil in Delhi

Shikhar Dhawan turns daredevil in Delhi

In their previous meeting at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad, the Sunrisers has won by 7 wickets . Delhi's bowling department seemed to have lost the plot, with Harshal Patel reco...

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British toddler Alfie Evans dies after serious illness which captured world's attention

British toddler Alfie Evans dies after serious illness which captured world's attention

Alfie tragically passed away in the early hours of Saturday morning, his father confirmed. The parents of Ashya King defied professionals in 2014 when they snatched their cancer-stricken son from a ...

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Vox to open multiplex cinema in Riyadh in

Vox to open multiplex cinema in Riyadh in "coming days"

The theater located in Riyadh is the first of 100 multiplexes AMC plans to open within the next few years. The ban was put in place during the Eighties under Islamists who opposed the public mixin...

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Frenchman world's first double face transplant recipient

Frenchman world's first double face transplant recipient

Dr. Laurent Lantieri of the Georges Pompidou hospital in Paris conducted a face transplant onto Jerome Hamon in 2010, CBS News reports . Hamon suffers from neurofibromatosis type 1, a genetic...

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German Police Search For Motive In Deadly Van Attack In Muenster

German Police Search For Motive In Deadly Van Attack In Muenster

Broadcaster ZDF said police were searching his apartment and that he had contact with far-right extremists, but there was no evidence thus far that he was a far-right extremist himself. Martin Wiech, ...

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Condom-snorting challenge latest fad to go viral online in America

Condom-snorting challenge latest fad to go viral online in America

The "Condom Challenge " is not only gross, it's risky. Forbes asks why it's risky to inhale "an object made of latex rubber and covered in lubricant and spermicide", and digs up stories to make a p...

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On Pakistan Day,Prez Mamnoon Hussain asks India to resolve Kashmir peacefully

On Pakistan Day,Prez Mamnoon Hussain asks India to resolve Kashmir peacefully

Performance of the UAE military contingent in the Parade was appreciated by all present in the parade ground. National Day messages of the President and the Prime Minister of Pakistan were read out....

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Russia's Lavrov says Moscow will expel British diplomats

Russia's Lavrov says Moscow will expel British diplomats

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during a press conference with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu in Moscow, Russia, March 14, 2018. In a rare joint statement, the leaders of Bri...

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FDA Devises New Nicotine Regulation To Help Curb Cigarette Addiction

FDA Devises New Nicotine Regulation To Help Curb Cigarette Addiction

James Figlar, and executive vice president of research and development for R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. Despite decades of anti-smoking campaigns, nearly half a million people die in the United St...

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Ireland beat India 3-2 in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

Ireland beat India 3-2 in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

India finished fifth with four points while Ireland accumulated three points in the round robin stage. Ireland claimed a shock victory over India in the Azlan Shah Cup in Malaysia to claim their f...

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Supreme Court of India upholds passive euthanasia for terminally ill individuals---DONE

Supreme Court of India upholds passive euthanasia for terminally ill individuals---DONE

When the sanctity of life was destroyed, said a panel of five judges headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, "Should we not allow them to cross the door and meet death with dignity?" With the advanceme...

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Eddie Jones bemoans breakdown after England lose to France in Six Nations

Eddie Jones bemoans breakdown after England lose to France in Six Nations

With an bad record away from home, the Scots' own championship bid was nearly inevitably squashed by an Irish side which owns the visitors in Dublin, where Scotland has won only once in 20 years. They...

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Check out the superhero mascots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Check out the superhero mascots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

The Mascot has a strong sense of justice, and is very athletic. But Wenlock and Mandeville, the widely mocked mascots of the 2012 London Games, proved far from Olympic gold. The pot-bellied, red...

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Heavy drinkers have higher risk of getting dementia

Heavy drinkers have higher risk of getting dementia

For the new study, researchers combed through medical records of more than one million adults in France diagnosed with dementia from 2008 to 2013. In doing so, they discovered a link between alcoho...

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George and Amal Clooney Will March in Washington for Gun Control

George and Amal Clooney Will March in Washington for Gun Control

The nationwide group March For Our Lives announced Sunday that they will march in the nation's capital and other cities to demand safer schools and legislation "to effectively address the gun violen...

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The skies and lows of the 2018 slam dunk contest

The skies and lows of the 2018 slam dunk contest

However, don't expect Mitchell to settle even as the Jazz are in the midst of an 11-game win streak and he leads all rookies in scoring with 19.6 points per game. The big game on Sunday is always fu...

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Asian herb kratom suspected as source of salmonella outbreak

Asian herb kratom suspected as source of salmonella outbreak

When the FDA began investigating the increase in contamination to imported spice in 2013, the agency warned that "general filth" could allow the bacteria to get into these products. Kratom has found...

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Indian police arrest most-wanted terrorist from Nepal border

Indian police arrest most-wanted terrorist from Nepal border

The arrested was made by the Special Cell of the Delhi Police . "He was also wanted in 2007 UP blasts, 2008 Jaipur serial blasts, 2008 Ahmedabad blasts and had escaped from Batala House encounter", s...

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Children Have Died From the Flu in New York City

Children Have Died From the Flu in New York City

Over 2,000 New Yorkers died from the flu and pneumonia, a common flu-related complication, in 2015, the a year ago with records available, according to a release from the New York City Health Depart...

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Couple Gets Parasitic Hookworms In Feet On Beach Vacation

Couple Gets Parasitic Hookworms In Feet On Beach Vacation

At the end of Sunday, Stephens said she started to see her feet swollen. The majority of the symptoms began when they left Punta Cana. Bring a little bit anxious - as they should have been, consid...

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Sharp increase in flu activity reported in Indian River County

Sharp increase in flu activity reported in Indian River County

The reason for this lapse is most likely because Australia's own flu season, which happened during our summer, did not have such severe versions of this disease. "Those vaccines would be different f...

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Cleveland Indians will remove Chief Wahoo logo from uniforms

Cleveland Indians will remove Chief Wahoo logo from uniforms

The block-C logo became the team's primary logo beginning in the 2014 season, but Chief Wahoo lingered on, both as an official secondary logo used by the team on uniforms, signage, and more, and o...

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Dog badly burned after owner dyed her purple

Dog badly burned after owner dyed her purple

The purple dye also caused Violet's eyes to swell shut, and the post warns against another significant danger-internal burns. She was also described as "limp and listless". It took three months for th...

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Two more flu-related deaths recorded in El Paso

Two more flu-related deaths recorded in El Paso

Andrew Cuomo said in a press release. Calgary was the hardest hit area, with 20 influenza-related deaths and 845 hospitalizations. Influenza cases on the IL side of the state line are continuing t...

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Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on 2-year Rohingya resettlement plan

Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on 2-year Rohingya resettlement plan

Arif Hossein, a former teacher in a Myanmar government school who fled to the Kutupalong Refugee Camp in Bangladesh after violence erupted in August, said he would return if the global organizat...

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Japanese hunt for deadly blowfish sold in supermarket error

Japanese hunt for deadly blowfish sold in supermarket error

The health ministry ordered the store to recall all the blowfish packages and suspend their sale, but the store told officials that it will no longer sell blowfish, Ohashi said. Pufferfish, or fugu, i...

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IL: State Warns of Potential Measles Exposure at O'Hare

IL: State Warns of Potential Measles Exposure at O'Hare

Travelers who were at the airport between 6:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m may have been exposed to measles and if infected could develop symptoms as late as January 23, according to the statement. The passen...

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How did a car get wedged into a double-storey building?

How did a car get wedged into a double-storey building?

Witnesses did a double take as it appeared a vehicle went airborne and crashed into the second floor of a Santa Ana dentist's office early Sunday morning. Among the two people inside the vehicle, one ...

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''Shithole' Projected onto Trump Hotel in Washington DC

''Shithole' Projected onto Trump Hotel in Washington DC

The president, in a discussion last week on immigration policy, used "shithole" to refer to certain countries from which large-scale immigration was undesirable, according to people present at the mee...

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