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House Passes CR With CHIP Funding, ACA Tax Repeal; Govt

House Passes CR With CHIP Funding, ACA Tax Repeal; Govt

Republican leaders had spent Wednesday pressuring Democrats to vote for the spending bill, arguing that opposing it would effectively block a six-year extension of the children's health program, attac...

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Sunday Faleye's solitary goal secure maximum points for Nigeria

Sunday Faleye's solitary goal secure maximum points for Nigeria

His strike shouldn't disguise another lethargic and unconvincing display by Salisu Yusuf's side, but it could at least give the Eagles confidence as they look to challenge for a maiden CHAN title. The...

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Adolescence is now the ages of 10 to 24, say experts

Adolescence is now the ages of 10 to 24, say experts

Adolescence now lasts from the ages of 10 to 24, although it used to be thought to end at 19, scientists say. . Puberty is considered to set in when the hypothalamus starts releasing a hormone that ...

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City of Cape Town Withdraws Drought Levy Proposal

City of Cape Town Withdraws Drought Levy Proposal

The new limit will be in place for 150 days and then reviewed. As the city races to implement alternatives - recycling, boreholes and desalination - the city's 3.7 million residents have been restri...

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Supreme Court to rule on Trump travel ban

Supreme Court to rule on Trump travel ban

Three other judges - Justices A K Sikri, N V Ramana and D Y Chandrachud - were also present. In a court filing late Thursday, attorneys with the U.S. "We look forward to the Court hearing the case",...

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Breakouts Spread As Dow Leads Stock Indexes

Breakouts Spread As Dow Leads Stock Indexes

Dow Jones industrial average futures traded 13 points higher, while S&P 500 futures gained 0.5 points. Wall Street fell on Thursday as losses in industrials and interest-rate sensitive sectors of...

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Russian Federation not going to join Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - Lavrov

Russian Federation not going to join Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - Lavrov

Speaking at the Security Council on Thursday, Lavrov said the overwhelming majority of the global community recognizes that the 2015 agreement between Iran and the six world powers of Britain, China...

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Donald Trump Is The Same Height, Weight As This NFL Quarterback

Donald Trump Is The Same Height, Weight As This NFL Quarterback

Jackson previously said in a statement released on Friday, shortly after he examined Trump at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, that the president was in "excellent health" and that his...

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Turpin daughter planned California 'House of Horrors' escape for two years

Turpin daughter planned California 'House of Horrors' escape for two years

Police said that when officers met with the caller, she "appeared to be only 10 years old and slightly emaciated ". He said: "I never saw them play". The 13 individuals removed from the home r...

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Amazing Timelapse Shows Erupting Mount Mayon Volcano in the Philippines at Night

Amazing Timelapse Shows Erupting Mount Mayon Volcano in the Philippines at Night

The Philippines' most active volcano rumbled back to life Sunday with lava rising to its crater in a gentle eruption that has prompted authorities to evacuate thousands of villagers. Meanwhile, the nu...

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New blood test may help early detection of 8 cancers

New blood test may help early detection of 8 cancers

Many of these tests are created to detect a single kind of cancer by spotting tumour-associated mutations in DNA sequences found floating freely in the blood. Prof Turner added: " There could be a lot...

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North and South Korea to march into Olympics under 'unified' flag

North and South Korea to march into Olympics under 'unified' flag

The International Olympic Committee is willing to consider ideas that include a joint women's ice hockey team featuring players from North and South Korea at next month's Winter Games in Pyeongc...

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Repeated hits, not concussions, cause CTE, study finds

Repeated hits, not concussions, cause CTE, study finds

Researchers ultimately determined there is a strong link between repeated hits to the head, even those that don't result in concussions, and CTE - findings which likely will force leagues such as NASC...

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State unemployment rate falls; MA added 63000 jobs in 2017

State unemployment rate falls; MA added 63000 jobs in 2017

The rate was down 0.2 percentage points from November. In December, Georgia added 5,600 new jobs to end the year with an all-time record high of 4,518,900. Durable goods manufacturing lost 700 job...

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Intermountain Healthcare, other hospitals creating their own not-for-profit drug company

Intermountain Healthcare, other hospitals creating their own not-for-profit drug company

Marc Harrison said in a statement. Two St. Louis-based health care systems are leading a push against surging drug prices. Those problems drive up costs for hospitals, require staff time to find sca...

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Drone Footage Shows Flooding on Mindanao From Tropical Storm Vinta

Drone Footage Shows Flooding on Mindanao From Tropical Storm Vinta

A small landslide buried several houses in the town of Tugaya and killed two children, with five other people missing and believed trapped beneath the rubble, Pacasum said. Police, soldiers and volunt...

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Scotland and Northern Eire to be hit by snow, sleet…

Scotland and Northern Eire to be hit by snow, sleet…

The Met Office has issued yellow " be aware " warnings of snow and ice for much of the country which are valid until Friday. A severe weather warning has been updated to include the entire county. ...

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Chief: Death of SC detective shot in ambush 'hurts us all'

Chief: Death of SC detective shot in ambush 'hurts us all'

Four law enforcement officials and the K-9 officer were shot after responding to a late-night domestic call in SC, according to authorities. The York County Sheriff's Office announced Doty's passing...

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Seven killed as Burma Police open fire to disperse protesters

Seven killed as Burma Police open fire to disperse protesters

In relation to the agreement, the UN Secretary General said, usually, this is dealt with in trilateral agreements between the two states concerned and the UNHCR. Our experiences on the ground tell us ...

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Trump Got A Perfect Score On A Cognitive Assessment Test

Trump Got A Perfect Score On A Cognitive Assessment Test

Trump described the book as "full of lies", and described himself as "a very stable genius ". "He said, 'I want you to get out there and I want you to talk to them and I want you to answer every s...

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