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Early indications suggest harsh flu season in US

In the 2016-17 flu season , which was described as a "moderate", more than 600,000 were hospitalized due to complications from the flu, said Jernigan. "Influenza is an unpredictable infectious diseas...

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REAL ID Enforcement Grace Period Granted for Pennsylvania

REAL ID Enforcement Grace Period Granted for Pennsylvania

The notice of the latest extension to comply does not change very much for state residents anxious their state-issued identification will not be accepted at airports and other federal security sites. ...

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Delhi Metro fare hike: Congress campaign to 'expose' AAP, BJP governments starts

Now they are misleading the people of Delhi", Yogendra Yadav said. The ruling AAP has 66 members in the 70-member assembly, with remaining four members belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party. If the ...

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Hockey Asia Cup 2017, Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 7-0

Hockey Asia Cup 2017, Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 7-0

Star Indian hockey player Harmanpreet Singh scored a brace in the game while SV Sunil, Lalit Upadhyay and Ramandeep Singh were also on the score sheet. Skipper Manpreet didn't shy to call Japan a toug...

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Myanmar army's 'systematic' crackdown aimed at expulsion of Rohingya, UN probe finds

Myanmar army's 'systematic' crackdown aimed at expulsion of Rohingya, UN probe finds

Based on on-the-ground interviews in Cox's Bazar, in Bangladesh, where hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have sought refuge, the report also draws attention to a strategy to "instil deep and widesprea...

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University teachers to get new scales based on 7th pay panel

University teachers to get new scales based on 7th pay panel

Meanwhile, the Tamil Nadu state Cabinet consented to implement recommendations under the 7th Pay Commission for around 10 lakh of its state government personnel and teachers today. The additional fina...

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USS McCain Commanding Officers Relieved of Duty After Deadly Collision

The guided-missile destroyer's commanding officer Alfredo J. Sanchez and executive officer Jessie L. Sanchez were relieved of their duties by Vice Admiral Phil Sawyer, commander of the Pacific-based...

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Miley Cyrus and James Corden Team Up for Carpool Karaoke

Miley Cyrus and James Corden Team Up for Carpool Karaoke

Cyrus and James Corden can be seen jamming to her hit tracks like We Can't Stop, The Climb, Party in the U.S.A., Wrecking Ball and Malibu . Cyrus left the set without telling anyone about the accid...

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Girl has adorable reaction to learning she is going to be adopted

Girl has adorable reaction to learning she is going to be adopted

One of the people who saw that video is Tannah's mom, who said it helped her know she and her husband were doing the right thing when they made a decision to adopt Tannah and her two younger siblings....

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NY bridges need $27.4 billion in repairs

NY bridges need $27.4 billion in repairs

Local governments own about half of the state's 17,000 bridges. "Local governments are facing a big price tag for maintaining and repairing local bridges", DiNapoli said in a press release. The Colu...

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Childhood Obesity Up Worldwide Almost 10-Fold Over 4 Decades

Childhood Obesity Up Worldwide Almost 10-Fold Over 4 Decades

Rates of child and adolescent obesity were highest (above 30pc) in some islands in Polynesia, and were around 20pc or higher in the USA and some countries in the Middle East and North Africa. Deputy H...

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Making Strides: The American Cancer Society does a lot

Making Strides: The American Cancer Society does a lot

The campaign has already reached a whopping £55 million for Breast Cancer Care and Breast Cancer Now, and with your help it can keep racking up the £££. Now many women who carry high-risk breast ...

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The Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Accolades Trailer Takes A Different Approach

In an effort to continue raising awareness around the issue, each and every sale of Hellblade will be donated to Rethink Mental Illness. While the representation of mental illness is many video ...

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Flu Shot Essential for People With Diabetes

Flu Shot Essential for People With Diabetes

Flu symptoms include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle or body aches, headaches, fatigue, and sometimes vomiting and diarrhea. The number of ER visits has more than doubled in th...

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Budget 2018 To Be Revealed This Afternoon

Budget 2018 To Be Revealed This Afternoon

He will also siphon off 750 million euros from the state's sovereign wealth fund, the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, to start a new body that will offer debt finance to builders and be staffed by ...

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Governor signs bill modernizing California's HIV laws

Last month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) officially announced that people who are on regular viral load suppression medication can not transmit HIV to their partners, as it i...

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Heart attack risk slashed by eating THIS 85p food every day

Heart attack risk slashed by eating THIS 85p food every day

In contrast, increased dietary potassium (2.1%) attenuated vascular calcification and aortic stiffness. Furthermore, we defined key mechanisms underlying low-potassium-induced VSMC calcification inv...

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FTSE 100 firms focusing on mental health see financial results

FTSE 100 firms focusing on mental health see financial results

The report from Badenoch & Clark, part of the Adecco Group, surveyed 1,027 workers to find out what employers could do to create a more positive attitude towards mental health challenges in the workpl...

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14th death from nursing home hurricane blackout

14th death from nursing home hurricane blackout

More than 100 patients were evacuated from the home on September 13 after three patients were found dead. A 13th patient who lived at a Broward County nursing home that lost its air conditioning dur...

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Farmer who rescued missing girl gives $7000 reward to her

Farmer who rescued missing girl gives $7000 reward to her

Melchert with a $7,000 reward that had been offered for information leading to Ms. Block's return; $2,000 had come from Ms. Block's family and $5,000 from an anonymous donor. "The reward money means ...

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