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Aetna sued for revealing scores of patients' HIV statuses

Aetna sued for revealing scores of patients' HIV statuses

The envelope had a plastic window that in some cases showed not just the customer's name and address, but also the names of medications, exposing some recipients' HIV status . Friedman is coordinatin...

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Strong friendship bond may boost mental health

Strong friendship bond may boost mental health

Narr's research tracked 169 teenagers over a span of 10 years, from ages 15 to 25. The types of friendships you form during your teenage years can affect your mental health in adulthood, according t...

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McDonald's vows to serve more antibiotic-free meat

McDonald's vows to serve more antibiotic-free meat

But she added that the plan to curb the use of a much more limited group of antibiotics in poultry outside the United States and Canada implies that most antibiotics important for human use may still ...

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JAMB Crashes Cut-Off Marks Into Varsities, Others

JAMB Crashes Cut-Off Marks Into Varsities, Others

The JAMB registrar said a Central Admission Processing System (CAPS) would be used to streamline admission processes among Institutions, while it addresses challenges associated with former approach. ...

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For 1st time in 14 years, West Nile detected in Clinton County

For 1st time in 14 years, West Nile detected in Clinton County

No mosquito samples in June and July tested positive for West Nile, the Health Department said. Philip Armstrong, director of Connecticut's mosquito monitoring program, said this month's weather is ...

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United States attorney sets hearing date for Conway bank robber

United States attorney sets hearing date for Conway bank robber

Brandon Michael Council, 32, of Wilson, was arrested at the Baymont in on Memorial Drive after noon on Wednesday, Greenville Police Department Chief Mark Holtzman said. He was found to be in possessio...

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As Florida execution approaches, bishops urge governor to take pro-life path

As Florida execution approaches, bishops urge governor to take pro-life path

Supreme Court in January 2016. Asay was convicted by a jury of two racially motivated, premeditated murders in Jacksonville in 1987. For decades, Asay's victims, 34-year-old Robert Lee Booker and 26-y...

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45% turnout in Delhi's Bawana bypoll

45% turnout in Delhi's Bawana bypoll

It has always been proven that in the fight for political space between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP ) and Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ), the latter has misused every resource at its disposal. Mr. Ashut...

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Google Will Now Ask Users:

Google Will Now Ask Users: "Are You Depressed?"

Now Google wants to help you keep your mental health in check. Users searching for depression will be prompted to "check if you're clinically depressed". The Knowledge Panel contains informati...

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Danish police find body of woman after submarine sinking

Danish police find body of woman after submarine sinking

Madsen has been charged with the manslaughter of the 30-year-old journalist, a charge he denies. Danish cops said they have re-opened a murder case from 1986 as police investigate the death of 30-ye...

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High Doses of Vitamin B Tied to Lung Cancer Risk

High Doses of Vitamin B Tied to Lung Cancer Risk

The risk almost tripled (HR, 2.93; 95% CI, 1.50-5.72; P =.04) and quadrupled (HR, 3.71; 95% CI, 1.77-7.74; P .01) in men who were current smokers who took vitamin B6 and B12 at the highest levels, r...

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Panchkula Court To Announce Ram Rahim Verdict

Panchkula Court To Announce Ram Rahim Verdict

To maintain law and order, the Punjab government has received 75 companies of central forces to maintain law and order. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh has been accused by a former female follower of ra...

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$417 Million Verdict in Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Lawsuit

$417 Million Verdict in Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Lawsuit

Robinson said. She had used the talc for "feminine hygiene" all these years and claims the company failed to warn consumers about the potentially cancer-causing effects of the product. The company p...

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Wayne Rooney retires from England duty

Wayne Rooney retires from England duty

Just three days later, Rooney broke Charlton's England goalscoring record, netting his 50th worldwide goal from a penalty in a Euro 2016 qualifying match against Switzerland, at Wembley. I look forw...

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Are national anthem protests coming to Pittsburgh next?

Are national anthem protests coming to Pittsburgh next?

I wanted to take that opportunity with my teammates to pray for our country and also to draw attention to the fact that we have work to do. Those joining DeValve by taking a knee on Monday were runn...

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Most moms aren't putting babies to sleep safely, study says

Most moms aren't putting babies to sleep safely, study says

There were at least 1,600 deaths from SIDS in 2015. But the pace of decline has leveled off. The study, published Monday in the medical journal Pediatrics , surveyed 3,297 mothers, of whom 77.3% re...

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UNICEF Reports Rise in Use of 'Human Bombs' by Boko Haram

UNICEF Reports Rise in Use of 'Human Bombs' by Boko Haram

There has been a fourfold increase in the number of children used as bombers in northeast Nigeria this year, the United Nations Children's Agency ( Unicef ) has said . The Boko Haram terror campa...

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Olamide tweets his honest love after his 'Wo' ban

Olamide tweets his honest love after his 'Wo' ban

Recall that the Ministry of Health had earlier claimed that the video to Olamide's "Wo" violates the Tobacco Control Act 2015. Olamide , who is signed to his own record label, YBNL, recently retu...

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74 injured after 10 coaches of train derail in north India

74 injured after 10 coaches of train derail in north India

A dumper was hit by the Kaifiyat Express leading to the accident. "Some passengers have received Injuries and have been shifted to nearby hospitals.I am personally monitoring situation, rescue opera...

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Bloody shark attack triggers panic among Cape Cod beachgoers

Bloody shark attack triggers panic among Cape Cod beachgoers

In another incident, which took place earlier this month, a great white shark attacked a seal on a Chatham Beach. It was hunting very close to shore. "Help me!' and I grabbed his right arm and anoth...

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