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World Blood Donor Day observed

World Blood Donor Day observed

It can help patients suffering from life-threatening conditions live longer and with a higher quality of life, and supports complex medical and surgical procedures. Blood transfusion saves lives and i...

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10-month-old twins joined at the head successfully separated

10-month-old twins joined at the head successfully separated

Plastic surgeon Dr Jesse Taylor and neurosurgeon Dr Gregory Heuer led the team. The 10-month-old twins, who were born at CHOP last July, were joined at the top of their heads . They weighed aroun...

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Clashes In Parts Of Kashmir During Strike Backed By Separatists

Clashes In Parts Of Kashmir During Strike Backed By Separatists

The Bar Association also expresses its serious concern over the fake encounters taking place in the border areas of the Kashmir Valley in which Indian Army is killing people by labeling them as mili...

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Pakistan army violates ceasefire for third time, targets Indian positions in Naushera

Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria in a statement said that 100 Sikh Yatrees had been issued visas but Indian authorities stopped majority at Atari. India and Pakistan have been blaming the armie...

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Hospital says Rep. Scalise in critical condition following surge

Hospital says Rep. Scalise in critical condition following surge

Five people were taken from the scene to hospitals, Alexandria's police chief, Michael Brown, told reporters. Mika's family said the lobbyist was shot multiple times and was in critical conditio...

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Congressmen at GOP Baseball Shooting Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'

The two injured officers were identified as Krystal Griner and David Bailey . An aide to Rep. Roger Williams , R-Texas, was also shot, the congressman's office said. 'We are united, not as Republi...

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Flint water crisis: Health chief, other officials charged with involuntary manslaughter

The disease killed 12 people and sickened more than 70 in 2014 and 2015, according to MLive . Lyon is the highest-ranking official to be charged in the Flint water crisis probe. Wells, 54, of...

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Former Corbyn leadership challenger Owen Smith has returned to Labour's front bench

Jeremy Corbyn's former leadership rival Owen Smith has returned to the shadow cabinet. Cooper was one of the leadership candidates to oppose Corbyn in 2015, and was considering a leadership bid i...

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Pound Extends Drop as UK Political Chaos Adds to Brexit Stress

Pound Extends Drop as UK Political Chaos Adds to Brexit Stress

Shoppers are already responding to the squeeze by spending less - earlier in the week, figures from Visa showed households had cut back on their spending for the first time in nearly four years. Econo...

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Trump had unexpected outsized effect on Virginia primaries

Voters across the Commonwealth will get their say Tuesday on who will be on the ballot for offices including governor and lieutenant governor. Virginia is one of only two states electing new gover...

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Rep. DeSantis: Shooting Suspect Asked if 'Republicans or Democrats' on Field

Rep. DeSantis: Shooting Suspect Asked if 'Republicans or Democrats' on Field

Duncan described the man, identified as 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson from Belleville, Illinois, as appearing just like "a normal resident" with a "reddish colored shirt on and didn't have a bag o...

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Time for a Japanese rethink on North Korea?

The Sony digital camera aboard the drone had hundreds of photos stored, though most of the images were of various agricultural areas in South Korea , according to the report. In 2014, several oth...

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South Korea pitches World Cup with North Korea, Japan and China

Moon has also struggled to patch up things with China , which was angered when Moon's predecessor approved the deployment of a USA missile defense system in South Korea . The drone was believed to h...

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Several wounded after gunman opens fire at congressional baseball practice in Virginia

As of 9:45 a.m. ET, Scalise was in stable condition but undergoing surgery, according to a statement from his office . "The whip was in good spirits and spoke to his wife by phone", the statement rea...

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Congressional Baseball Shooting: Florida Rep. Says Shooter Asked Party Affiliation

Congressional Baseball Shooting: Florida Rep. Says Shooter Asked Party Affiliation

DeSantis said by phone that he and another congressman were leaving when a man asked them whether Republican or Democrat members of Congress were on the field. "Soon as we saw that, we got everybo...

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Kroger Motions to Bid on Marsh Stores

Kroger Motions to Bid on Marsh Stores

The court filing posted Tuesday says Fishers-based Marsh is seeking court approval to sell 11 stores to Kroger Co. subsidiary Topvalco Inc. for $16 million and 15 stores to Findlay, Ohio-based Fres...

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Michigan health chief charged in Flint water probe

Mona Hanna-Attisha, the Flint doctor who went public with test results showing the spike in high blood-lead levels in the city's children, said Wednesday that despite the charges, Eden was instrumen...

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NC's Rep. Walker: Gunman 'obviously planned to kill many Republican members'

This year's game was scheduled for Thursday night at Nationals Park. Pascrell said police stayed with the players and coaches as they waited for a larger security detail to escort them from the fi...

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Aspen commits to full engagement with the Competition Commission probe

Aspen commits to full engagement with the Competition Commission probe

Swiss firm Roche and U.S. company Pfizer are being probed over "excessive pricing" for breast and lung cancer medications respectively, while South Africa's Aspen is being investigated for overcharg...

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Scientists developing risk-free sun tan drug

Scientists developing risk-free sun tan drug

The pigmented skin is "physiologically identical to UV-induced pigmentation without the DNA-damaging effects of UV", he said. After more than ten years of effort, researchers have discovered a sub...

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