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Majority of Trumbull Mobile Meals funding safe from proposed cut

Majority of Trumbull Mobile Meals funding safe from proposed cut

But Republicans don't want to serve more meals to more people in need. One of the line items set to be eliminated is the Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) program. He said volunteers also ch...

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Divis Lab receives import alert for Visakhapatnam facility

Divis Lab receives import alert for Visakhapatnam facility

Shares of the company declined Rs 138.7, or 17.54%, to trade at Rs 652.00. The company, along with third-party consultants, is now working to address the concerns of the USFDA and making all efforts...

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FDA approves Newron's drug as add-on therapy for Parkinson's

FDA approves Newron's drug as add-on therapy for Parkinson's

It's also not indicated for patients who are taking other MAOI drugs as it may cause a sudden severe increase in blood pressure; nor is it for those on opioids, St. In 1 trial of 645 participants, tho...

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Nine women's deaths linked to silicone breast implants that cause cancer

Nine women's deaths linked to silicone breast implants that cause cancer

Apparently, these deaths were not triggered by breast cancer, but by anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, a rare malignancy of the immune system. "All of the information to date suggests that women with ...

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Lingering Sex Afterglow Helps to Bond Partners

Lingering Sex Afterglow Helps to Bond Partners

In an interview with Broadly , Meltzer said that those who "reported a stronger 48-hour sexual afterglow [also] reported higher levels of relationship satisfaction four to six months later". What's mo...

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Confident Cahill respectful of world champions Germany but not intimated

Confident Cahill respectful of world champions Germany but not intimated

Despite Loew's injury woes, Southgate still expects to face a strong home side with Lukas Podolski named captain on his farewell 130th appearance. He said: "I read one story that said it (the meet...

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Your local Target could look like this after big redesign

Your local Target could look like this after big redesign

LED track lighting will replace fluorescent fixtures, and brand boutiques meant to replicate a specialty-store feel will showcase rotating looks. Target Corp. "We've got to reimagine that store ex...

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Beware! Energy drinks and alcohol can prove to be a lethal combination

Beware! Energy drinks and alcohol can prove to be a lethal combination

A major reason for this, as previous researchers have studied, is that these energy drinks that are loaded with sugar masks the effects of alcohol and therefore, people may underestimate how intoxicat...

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Neil Gorsuch Confirmation Hearings Begin

The Republican National Committee (RNC) is committing almost $250,000 to a series of digital ads meant to pressure vulnerable Democratic senators into agreeing to an "up-or-down vote" on President Tru...

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Infant mortality rate reaches new low mark — CDC

Infant mortality rate reaches new low mark — CDC

The largest declines were seen among Asian or Pacific Islander and non-Hispanic black women. There was also a total 29 percent drop in sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). There are more chances for a...

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Bill Gates Still World's Richest With $86 Billion Fortune, According to Forbes

Bill Gates Still World's Richest With $86 Billion Fortune, According to Forbes

Rising oil prices are also cited another key reason for the rise in the fortunes of some other of the wealthy people on the Forbes list . Nigerian cement tycoon, Aliko Dangote , is still the rich...

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Thailand, Philippines to fix trade imbalance: DTI chief

Thailand, Philippines to fix trade imbalance: DTI chief

Before arriving in Bangkok, Mr Duterte spent two days in Myanmar's capital, Nay Pyi Taw, from March 19-20 at the invitation of President Htin Kyaw. "We stress the need to address traditional and eme...

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Trump seeks $4.7 billion in cuts to USDA discretionary spending

Trump seeks $4.7 billion in cuts to USDA discretionary spending

Department of Agriculture offices. This reduces the USDA's budget to $17.9 billion - a loss of $4.7 billion. "States can not tolerate additional cuts". The president's blueprint also provides for a ...

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The Prospector Theater Creates Powerful Video to Honor World Down Syndrome Day

The Prospector Theater Creates Powerful Video to Honor World Down Syndrome Day

Children at the Brooklyn elementary school wore bedazzled, insane socks and walked in two straight lines through the hallways of P.S. 280 to illustrate the struggles people who have Down syndrome face...

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Peach crop wiped out?

Peach crop wiped out?

Gurosik's seasonal work crew, he added, arrived from Mexico Friday at 11:15 a.m., having traveled for six days, and went into in the field ("with very little sleep") at noon. "Peach farms are major ec...

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Injuries from nursery-related objects increasing in U.S., study says

Injuries from nursery-related objects increasing in U.S., study says

The study , published online today by Pediatrics , looked back over 21 years of data from January 1991 through December 2011. It found that baby carriers were the item most commonly associated wit...

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Avian Flu Found in Western Ky Poultry Flock

Avian Flu Found in Western Ky Poultry Flock

This advisory is in response to the confirmed detection of H7N9 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) at a commercial poultry premises in Lincoln County, Tenn. The Tennessee Department of Health co...

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Youth opioid use on the decline, studies show

Youth opioid use on the decline, studies show

While the study identified increases in opioid exposure across age groups from 2000 to 2009, the rate of exposure saw significant declines from 2009 to 2015. Roughly eight percent of teens are now abu...

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Massachusetts' connections to the world's richest people

Massachusetts' connections to the world's richest people

Warren Buffett, Jeff Bezos of Amazon , Amancio Ortega of Zara , and Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook are the top five richest people according to Forbes' list . Additionally, those who gained billiona...

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MEN'S BASKETBALL: Purdue will have big size advantage

MEN'S BASKETBALL: Purdue will have big size advantage

Vermont Men's Basketball capped it's historic season with an 80-70 loss at the hands of the fourth seeded Purdue Boilermakers Thursday night in an NCAA Tournament game at the Bradley Center. Swaniga...

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