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U.S. ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley reportedly set to resign

U.S. ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley reportedly set to resign

Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) said in a tweet . "That's so good. Thank you Nikki", Mr. Trump said in response. Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz. "It was a blessing to go into the United Nations every day with bod...

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Here's how much fast food Americans are eating

Here's how much fast food Americans are eating

And among high-income families (those with incomes above 350 percent of the poverty line), 42 percent dined on fast food on a typical day. Men tended to eat more fast food than women, Fryar's group sa...

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Drunk, confused birds in Minnesota town prompt police statement

Drunk, confused birds in Minnesota town prompt police statement

Incidents around town involving intoxicated birds appear to be more prevalent than in past years, Techar added, because many have not yet migrated south. "The look that says, "Look man, just turn off ...

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Scotland Health Care kicks of Breast Cancer Awarness Month with a walk

Scotland Health Care kicks of Breast Cancer Awarness Month with a walk

Her daughter described her mother as a woman the lived life to the fullest. "Now I have a daughter who has a paternal and maternal aunt that have had breast cancer, so she is fully aware of those st...

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GE Stock Soars After CEO John Flannery Unexpectedly Ousted

GE Stock Soars After CEO John Flannery Unexpectedly Ousted

With a market capitalisation below US$100 billion as of Friday, GE was worth less than a fifth of its peak value a generation ago. Mr. Culp, who is known as Larry, spent roughly 15 years at the helm o...

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Texas surf resort tested after 'brain-eating amoeba' death

Texas surf resort tested after 'brain-eating amoeba' death

Parsons said his resort's wave pool is in compliance with the CDC's "guidelines and recommendations concerning Naegleria fowleri ". "When Stabile returned to New Jersey. The CDC has already colle...

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Limiting kids' screen time improves brain function

Limiting kids' screen time improves brain function

FMI: An abstract of the study and editorial can be found on the website for the Lancet Child & Adolescent Health, but the full papers are being a paywall. "We know that the behaviors of physical ac...

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Brain-eating amoeba detected in water system in Louisiana

An obituary for Stabile describes him as an "avid outdoorsman" who "loved snowboarding, surfing, and anything to do with friends and family". You can not be infected with Naegleria fowleri by drin...

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Cancer Researchers Win 2018 Nobel Prize For Medicine

Cancer Researchers Win 2018 Nobel Prize For Medicine

Research by Allison at the University of Texas in the USA and Honjo at Japan's Kyoto University explored how the body's immune system can be harnessed to attack cancer cells by releasing the brakes on...

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As a teen, Kavanaugh was never a legal drinker in Maryland

As a teen, Kavanaugh was never a legal drinker in Maryland

During the hearing, Klobuchar had said she understands alcohol abuse, as her father is an alcoholic, and asked Kavanaugh if he'd ever blacked out while drinking. "Nor do I", Kavanaugh said. Klobucha...

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CCHD offering flu vaccine starting October 1

CCHD offering flu vaccine starting October 1

Some of the lethality of last season's flu can be attributed to a particularly bad strain of the virus, called H3N2, which was especially devastating in older adults, Dr. CDC recommends an annual fl...

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Flu season deaths top 80,000 past year, CDC says

Flu season deaths top 80,000 past year, CDC says

This year, clinics are providing new vaccines made up of four strains and higher antigen doses. CDC officials don't have an exact measure of the amount of flu-related deaths per year. "That waning o...

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Limiting children’s screen time linked to better cognition, study says

Limiting children’s screen time linked to better cognition, study says

Canadian researchers from Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario evaluated more than 4,500 children for a period of 10 years on how screen time, physical activity and sleep affected their mental funct...

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Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona calls Kavanaugh decision 'a tough call'

Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona calls Kavanaugh decision 'a tough call'

Ford questions in a much less public setting", Conway said. Kavanaugh denies all the allegations against him. The testimony of Christine Blasey Ford before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thurs...

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Trump backs embattled court nominee after fiery hearing

Trump backs embattled court nominee after fiery hearing

In the committee's packed hearing room for hour upon hour Thursday, both Kavanaugh and Ford said the alleged assault and the storm of controversy that has erupted 36 years later had altered their live...

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World Health Organization extremely concerned about Ebola

World Health Organization extremely concerned about Ebola "perfect storm" in Congo

Ebola's devastating power was proved during a harrowing 30-month period between 2014 and 2016 when it swept across West Africa, killing more than 11,000 and infecting 28,000. As a result, the outbreak...

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Everson Griffen's Wife Called the Cops on Him Due to Erratic Behavior

Everson Griffen's Wife Called the Cops on Him Due to Erratic Behavior

The Minnesota Police Department said Griffen allegedly created a scene nearly every time he entered the hotel. Pico told police that Griffen, 30, had not done or said anything that led the team to b...

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Alzheimer's, related dementia will double by 2020 in the United States

Alzheimer's, related dementia will double by 2020 in the United States

Alzheimer's disease is characterised by progressive impairment of cognitive abilities accompanied by behavioural changes that affects the person's autonomy and ability to face everyday life activit...

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Scientists are giving octopuses MDMA to reveal the origins of social behavior

Scientists are giving octopuses MDMA to reveal the origins of social behavior

All four tended to spend more time in the chamber where a male octopus was caged than the other two chambers. With the drug their behaviour towards other softened. It may not be impressive brain circu...

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Flu Hits All Three Delaware Counties

Flu Hits All Three Delaware Counties

While a flu shot may not keep a person from catching an infection, it is known to reduce the intensity of the condition. The illness is not from the flu vaccine. HealthWatch Home Health will be offeri...

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