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Buhari "feels ready to go home", awaiting doctor's OK

The President's absence from the country has generated controversy and his comments come the same week that protesters took to the streets demanding that he resumes or resign. "I've now learnt to obey...

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Search Of UN Building By Military Regrettable - Shettima

Search Of UN Building By Military Regrettable - Shettima

Mr. Lundberg, who was speaking to journalists in Maiduguri over the weekend also said that as a result of this, the United Nations had treated almost two million people for various health issues and...

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Warning Issued for Popular Spinners

Warning Issued for Popular Spinners

While the meteoric rise of fidget spinners as a must-have toy has eased since they burst onto the scene a few months ago, they remain quite popular. Don't stick random toys in your mouth, and be caref...

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Sri Lanka's bowlers strike back after Dhawan's hundred in third Test

Sri Lanka's bowlers strike back after Dhawan's hundred in third Test

The 26-year-old, replacing the injured Rangana Herath, also removed the unsafe Kohli with the right-handed batsman out for 42 after getting an edge to slip. He found a bit of drift early on, but also ...

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Ahmed Hegazi dismisses matchwinning heroics for West Brom triumph

Ahmed Hegazi dismisses matchwinning heroics for West Brom triumph

You only have to look at the Championship in recent years to remind yourself how many clubs have fallen through the hoop and how many sets of supporters would love to be where we are now. West Bro...

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Police release CCTV of 83-year-old dog walker stabbed to death

Police release CCTV of 83-year-old dog walker stabbed to death

Earlier, a witness reported seeing two elderly men arguing in woods close to where Mr Wrighton's body was found. The 83-year-old was seen driving his red Skoda Fabia vehicle to The Street, close t...

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Nobody can intimidate the PDP - Jonathan

Nobody can intimidate the PDP - Jonathan

Darius Ishaku, Gombe state, Dr. Ibrahim Hassan Dankwanbo, Deputy Governor of Bayelsa state, Rear Admiral, John Jonah, Deputy Governor of Cross River state, Professor Ivara Esu, Deputy Governor of Ebon...

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New Study Finds One in Eight Americans Is an Alcoholic

New Study Finds One in Eight Americans Is an Alcoholic

Older adults, too, had sharp increases, even though the group has traditionally had lower rates of alcohol use compared to the overall population. The results take an even more interesting turn wh...

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Buxar District Magistrate found dead on rail tracks

Buxar District Magistrate found dead on rail tracks

Meanwhile, the police is investigating the case so as to know the real reason behind Mukesh Pandey's suicide. I am fed up with life and my belief in human existence has gone. "At 9 PM, we got inform...

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Flight-to-Safety Buying Drives Gold to a Two-month High

Flight-to-Safety Buying Drives Gold to a Two-month High

The yield on the 10-year Treasury bond fell to 2.2% and is approaching its lowest level of the year. The Japanese markets were closed for a holiday. The latest tensions began after US President Don...

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Mom Accidentally Smothers Newborn To Death

Mom Accidentally Smothers Newborn To Death

According to TIME , Portland Adventist Medical Center spokeswoman Kristi Spurgeon Johnson said she could not comment on the allegations or lawsuit until the hospital had reviewed to matter. The s...

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5 deaths related to weight-loss balloon placement since 2016: FDA

5 deaths related to weight-loss balloon placement since 2016: FDA

Most of the adverse events involve Obera, which uses saline to fill a single stomach balloon, as opposed to the ReShape system that uses 2 balloons filled with saline and a blue due. The company sai...

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Norovirus outbreak worsens as ill person count rises

Norovirus outbreak worsens as ill person count rises

Public Health England said 30 athletes and support staff had been affected at a central London hotel, with two cases confirmed as being the norovirus bug. Makwala would normally be scratched from the ...

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Chelsea have 'problems' but Conte doesn't want sympathy

Chelsea have 'problems' but Conte doesn't want sympathy

BT Sport's Frank Lampard explains why he expects former club Chelsea to retain their Premier League title. "He's a good player, strong, good personality, technique", Conte said. The Blues procee...

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100-year-old Antarctic fruitcake found in '(almost) edible' condition

100-year-old Antarctic fruitcake found in '(almost) edible' condition

And just such a cake has been found in Cape Adare, East Antarctica , by the Antarctic Heritage Trust . Images of the fruitcake, as well as details about it and the restoration process, were publishe...

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Gophers kicker Justin Juenemann scholarship delivered by t-shirt cannon

Gophers kicker Justin Juenemann scholarship delivered by t-shirt cannon

The "Row The Boat" Culture is all about serving & giving! "He could easily just not do it and nobody would ever say anything and all he does is continue to keep his oar in the water; live that holisti...

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Amazon moves to go up against Ticketmaster and sell concert, sports tickets

Amazon moves to go up against Ticketmaster and sell concert, sports tickets

Shares of Live Nation are up 48% in the year to date, while Amazon shares are up nearly 28% and Ebay shares are up almost 18%. Jumping in the ticket retail game would be a costly adventure, but Amaz...

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Two Sherman mosquito traps test positive for West Nile

Two Sherman mosquito traps test positive for West Nile

Although many residents have been bothered by large numbers of floodwater or nuisance mosquitoes after the recent storms and Fox River flooding, those types of mosquitoes are not significant carriers ...

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"Serious problem:" Pres. Trump officially declaring opioid crisis a "national emergency"

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price told reporters Tuesday that an emergency declaration wasn't necessary but said that Trump was taking the issue seriously. This is happening worldwid...

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Gene editing breakthrough could pave way for pig-to-human organ transplants

Gene editing breakthrough could pave way for pig-to-human organ transplants

As a result, Church had wondered if they play an essential role in the pig's survival and whether the animals could develop properly without them. But one concern has been the potential for the zombie...

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Trump's 'fire and fury' warning hits stocks, lifts Swiss franc and gold

Trump's 'fire and fury' warning hits stocks, lifts Swiss franc and gold

One possible trigger was a news report about a new U.S. military assessment claiming the North had mastered the ability to fit a nuclear warhead atop one of its long-range missiles - a key step towa...

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Vitamin B3 could help prevent birth defects

Vitamin B3 could help prevent birth defects

However, the researchers then realized that the food they were feeding the mice was rich in vitamin B3 , and helping the mice to create NAD by an alternative pathway. Scientists say women should take...

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It's a pizzapocalypse after semi spills load on Arkansas highway

It's a pizzapocalypse after semi spills load on Arkansas highway

In the USA state of Arkansas in a traffic accident on the highway was scattered with boxes of frozen pizzas. It resulted in the pizzas being sprawled right across Interstate 30. Tractors were call...

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Sr. Ruth Pfau, Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' passes away ‎

Sr. Ruth Pfau, Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' passes away ‎

President Mamnoon Hussain paid tribute to Dr. Pfau saying she had done an "unforgettable" job in eliminating leprosy in the country. Dr Pfau, the founder of the National Leprosy Control Programme in...

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Marijuana smokers have greater risk of death from high blood pressure

Marijuana smokers have greater risk of death from high blood pressure

In 2005, participants were asked if they ever used marijuana, and if they had, how old they were when they started. Whereas the participants who reported the age when they first tried marijuana was su...

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USA drums up south-east Asian support on North Korea

USA drums up south-east Asian support on North Korea

Despite implementing the UNSC's resolutions on North Korea and taking other related actions on the issue, he said Thailand remained friends with both Washington and Pyongyang. The Thai position has be...

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Stock in Mylan falls as it announces no new products in 2017

Stock in Mylan falls as it announces no new products in 2017

Out of an "abundance of caution", Mylan thus pushed all major USA product launches, including generic Advair and Copaxone, from its 2017 financial guidance and into its 2018 guidance . Earnings of ...

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Colorectal Cancer Death Rate Rising Among Young Whites

Colorectal Cancer Death Rate Rising Among Young Whites

Meanwhile, the American College of Gastroenterology advises that screening for colon cancer start at 45 among blacks, not 50. Death rate due to devastating colorectal cancer for adults aged 20 to 54...

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Why health officials are anxious about Moscow Mule mugs

Why health officials are anxious about Moscow Mule mugs

One of the most talked-about cocktails this week is the trendy Moscow Mule, but for all the wrong reasons. With such low pH levels, the acidic drinks could cause copper to leak into the drink or food ...

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Orthodontic wire removed from woman's intestine 10 years later

Orthodontic wire removed from woman's intestine 10 years later

A CT scan showed "a metallic wire-shaped foreign body" in her small intestine . She was sent home but came back two days later with even more discomfort. Since the woman was feeling extreme pain, doc...

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