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Nigeria unveils 30-man provisional list for FIFA World Cup

Nigeria unveils 30-man provisional list for FIFA World Cup

Okala, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Enugu, said the selected as dedicated players that would do the country proud. The Kano Pillars hotshot has scored 18 goals so ...

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STD Rate In California Hits New High: Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis Worst Culprits

STD Rate In California Hits New High: Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis Worst Culprits

Health experts have a number of theories as to why all these STDs are on the rise. This is the highest number reported since 1995. The state health agency reminds Californians that chlamydia and go...

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Common cold could be cured in just five years, say scientists

Common cold could be cured in just five years, say scientists

When tested on human cells in a dish, the drug was found to block several strains of cold virus from replicating, without having any effect on the cells. Most current treatments do no more than allevi...

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Father of Ireland U17 keeper 'outraged' at referee's 'harsh' decision

Father of Ireland U17 keeper 'outraged' at referee's 'harsh' decision

Many on social media are confused as to exactly why Corcoran was sent off - some have theorised that it may have been for dissent - but the rulebook clearly states that a keeper must be given a second...

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RNA Moves a Memory From One Snail to Another

RNA Moves a Memory From One Snail to Another

The traditional view among neuroscientists is that memories are stored in our brain's synapses-the junctions between neurons, or nerve cells. Experiments in the 1960s, however, suggested RNA could pla...

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First primary since congressional redistricting in Pennsylvania

First primary since congressional redistricting in Pennsylvania

Gov. Tom Wolf is running unopposed in the Democratic Primary as he seeks re-election to a second term this fall. Voters in all precincts have a choice in the U.S. Republicans hold 13 of Pennsylvania...

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5 things to know about Trump's plan to lower drug prices

5 things to know about Trump's plan to lower drug prices

The sigh of relief could be heard throughout industry and the investment community, providing a lift for industry stock prices. Healthcare investors had braced for months for more direct attempts to r...

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World Health Organization urges end to use of trans fats in food

World Health Organization urges end to use of trans fats in food

More than 20 nations have restricted the use of trans fats in the last 15 years, and major food manufacturers have practically eliminated the use of trans fats in their foods: Nestle has eliminate...

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Ebola outbreak: World Health Organization gets approval to use experimental vaccine in DRC

Ebola outbreak: World Health Organization gets approval to use experimental vaccine in DRC

Since 3 May, 39 suspected cases have been reported, two of which have been laboratory confirmed. It is a hemorrhagic fever, marked by spontaneous bleeding from internal organs and, in most cases, deat...

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Massive egg recall sickens a dozen more people in five states

Massive egg recall sickens a dozen more people in five states

Twenty-two illnesses have been reported so far. Eggs from the farm are sold under several brands including Coburn Farms, Country Daybreak, Food Lion, Glenview, Great Value, Nelms, Publix, Sunshine F...

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Michael Carrick shows class during Manchester United farewell

Michael Carrick shows class during Manchester United farewell

Michael Carrick bid farewell to Old Trafford by helping to set up Manchester United's only goal in a 1-0 win over Watford in the Premier League finale on Sunday. In stark contrast, their FA Cup...

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Dust storm hits Delhi, almost 50 flights affected

Dust storm hits Delhi, almost 50 flights affected

This thunderstorm will continue for the next 48 to 72 hours, said Charan Singh, Scientist, Indian Meteorological Department on weather change. The inclement weather interrupted the launch of a...

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US Not Ruling Sanctions Against EU Companies for Cooperating With Iran - Bolton

US Not Ruling Sanctions Against EU Companies for Cooperating With Iran - Bolton

Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif described his government's reaction to President Trump's decision on Tuesday to re-impose USA sanctions on foreign companies that do business with Iran, in a s...

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More illnesses confirmed in Rose Acre Farms Salmonella recall

More illnesses confirmed in Rose Acre Farms Salmonella recall

Eleven people have been hospitalized for complications related to the infections, the CDC said, but no deaths have been reported. In response, the farm has recalled over 207 million eggs, some of whic...

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Man who saved 2.4 million babies by donating blood 'retires'

Man who saved 2.4 million babies by donating blood 'retires'

Harrison, now 81 years old, didn't always know that his blood literally had the power to save lives. Harrison has a unique blood type, which contains potent antibody which was used to create the Ant...

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IPL: Kohli, de Villiers star in much-needed win for RCB

IPL: Kohli, de Villiers star in much-needed win for RCB

Delhi Daredevils , on the other hand, had another sad season, as usual, taking an early exit from the competition with just six matches from 11 games played. CAUGHT! Sarfaraz extends his bat facing up...

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Eleitores enfrentam fila para regularizar situação eleitoral em São Luís

Eleitores enfrentam fila para regularizar situação eleitoral em São Luís

O prazo em todos esses casos termina na próxima quarta-feira. O dia 9 de maio também é o prazo final para o eleitor com mobilidade reduzida comunicar à Justiça Eleitoral sua condição e solicit...

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Leinster Rugby v Racing 92, Champions Cup Final 2018

Leinster Rugby v Racing 92, Champions Cup Final 2018

Remi Tales had an attempt at a drop goal as the clock passed the 80 minute mark, but to no avail. Pat Lambie then sustained a knee injury in the second minute, so French worldwide Tales, who did not...

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HSE chief Tony O'Brien steps down amid cervical smear scandal

HSE chief Tony O'Brien steps down amid cervical smear scandal

They include free medical cards for all women affected or their next of kin, counselling services and covering the cost of any medicines prescribed by their doctor. "We also need to know who else knew...

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Many Oncologists Discuss, Recommend Medical Marijuana

Many Oncologists Discuss, Recommend Medical Marijuana

But no rigorous studies in cancer patients exist. These findings remain inconclusive, however, leaving most physicians specializing in cancer unsure about whether or not to recommend medical mari...

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