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Johnson & Johnson Loses $110 Million Verdict Over Talc Cancer-Link Claim

Johnson & Johnson Loses $110 Million Verdict Over Talc Cancer-Link Claim

Louis, where the company has faced four prior trials, three of which resulted in verdicts awarding plaintiffs $195 million in total. Slemp, a mother of two grown sons, was diagnosed with ovarian can...

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Overnight manhunt leads to suspect capture in Bloomington

Overnight manhunt leads to suspect capture in Bloomington

A manhunt for a Crookston homicide suspect has ended with his capture in Bloomington (MN) early this morning. Bloomington Police say they spotted Frazier, in a parked vehicle around 9 PM Wednesday, ...

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Fallen officers remembered at annual ceremony

Fallen officers remembered at annual ceremony

The Iowa governor has ordered all flags on the Capitol grounds to be flown at half-staff to observe the Iowa Peace Officer Memorial Ceremony this week. Nevada lawmakers in February memorialized Parque...

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Isaiah Thomas: Marcus Smart starts 3Q for Isaiah Thomas

The Boston Celtics are allowing 31.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39.1 rebounds per game. Receiving that kind of feedback and support from a player as great as Bryant was a humbling e...

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Advance voting on again until Saturday

Voters can use Elections BC's Where to Vote application, available at elections.bc.ca/wtv, to find advance voting places in their electoral district or close to them and the dates they are open. Vot...

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Woman uses baseball bat to fend off would-be robber

Woman uses baseball bat to fend off would-be robber

Kingston, TN police say a woman with a baseball bat took actions that resulted in a "home invasion that had gone horribly wrong for the suspect" last week. He got into a fight there too and the relati...

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Nigerian president misses cabinet meeting amid health fears

Nigerian president misses cabinet meeting amid health fears

The group added that it was glad that the president had since resumed office after taking out some days to rest and attend to his health, which it noted has improved. Yemi Osinbajo Presides over FEC m...

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Florida bolsters response to opioid-addiction crisis

Florida bolsters response to opioid-addiction crisis

Scott's decision came after the last of four state workshops on the opioid crisis this morning in Duval County. "Families across our nation are fighting the opioid epidemic", Scott said in a prepare...

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PCB sends notice to BCCI for compensation — SHORT PITCH

The International Cricket Council (ICC) had overwhelmingly voted to drastically reduce the BCCI's share of revenue at its board meeting last week. A dozen state associations including two BCCI office ...

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Scientists develop drug to boost fitness in diabetics, older adults

Scientists develop drug to boost fitness in diabetics, older adults

Researchers say that it may be possible to simulate the body's response to exercise with a drug . For the past two decades researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in San Diego h...

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Suspect in fatal shooting, teenager found in Nashville

Suspect in fatal shooting, teenager found in Nashville

Clark pointed the gun at Stevens' head at close range, and the attendant tried to grab Clark's gun hand. Police said it appeared Clark took a set of keys before he and Quinn went into the parking lo...

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Eurozone economy growing at 'fastest rate in 6 years'

Eurozone economy growing at 'fastest rate in 6 years'

Anything above 50 signals growth, while anything below means a contraction in activity - so the higher the better. " Markit's survey. suggests that the outlook for the services sector still is overc...

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Somali minister shot dead by auditor general's bodyguards

Somali minister shot dead by auditor general's bodyguards

The minister was gunned down in his auto nearby the Presidential Palace of Mogadishu . BREAKING: Somali minister for public works, Abdullahi Sheikh Abbas, has been shot dead in #Somalia's capital ...

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Oklahoma 2nd grade teacher arrested with drugs at school

Oklahoma 2nd grade teacher arrested with drugs at school

Police found multiple syringes - some with exposed needles and one with heroin in it. Police also found.4 grams of methamphetamine - all in Sloan's purse. According to Fox 23 , Sloan had asked someo...

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USA growth hits 3-year low in Trump's first quarter

Through eight years of a fundamentally tepid recovery, the promise of stronger economic growth that is always just around the corner has had a waiting-for-Godot quality. A separate report from the Lab...

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Royal Shocker! Prince Philip Retires

Royal Shocker! Prince Philip Retires

In the statement, the palace spokesman said Prince Philip may still choose to attend certain public events from time to time. The palace said Philip will continue his role with more than 780 cha...

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325 kilograms lighter, Eman Ahmed leaves India

325 kilograms lighter, Eman Ahmed leaves India

Eman will now be treated further at VPS Healthcare in Abu Dhabi in United Arab Emirates. "It was simply some paper work that took little longer time". She is all set to leave India and fly to Abu Dhab...

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Puerto Rico announces huge, historic debt restructuring

Puerto Rico announces huge, historic debt restructuring

Rosello has said the island will continue to make approximately 20% of it debt payments moving forward. There are multiple reasons for Puerto Rico's troubles, analysts, officials and residents say, ...

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Nigerian president takes to medical advice: minister

Nigerian president takes to medical advice: minister

Mohammed stated this while briefing State House correspondents after the FEC meeting, which was presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. That's got Nigerians wo...

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Govt embarks on five-year plan to improve mental health services

Govt embarks on five-year plan to improve mental health services

He also referred to the government's $321 million package of social investment spending, but did not say whether mental health would be included in that or funded separately. In comparison, the budget...

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