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Former ally of Nigeria's Buhari prepared to contest presidency in 2019

Former ally of Nigeria's Buhari prepared to contest presidency in 2019

The former vice-president, who has sought the country's top job at elections dating back to 1993, was one of a number of PDP members who quit the party before the last vote. Adeyeye appealed to PDP me...

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Almost half of United States cancer deaths blamed on unhealthy behavior

Almost half of United States cancer deaths blamed on unhealthy behavior

He calls the new study "the most extensive review" to date. Using data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI), researchers of the study f...

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Santa Claus Parade Saturday

Santa Claus Parade Saturday

Mr. Claus is officially coming to town with his list (checked twice) in hand. Here are some ways you can feel the meaning of the season ASAP! The free event runs from 5 p.m.to 9 p.m. "Santa's helper...

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Coffee health benefits: Drinking THIS much could protect you from killer illnesses

Coffee health benefits: Drinking THIS much could protect you from killer illnesses

Three to four cups of coffee a day provides the maximum benefit as per the scientists, except for pregnant women and people who might have a higher potential of suffering fractures. To better comprehe...

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Bombing at Nigeria mosque kills at least 50

Bombing at Nigeria mosque kills at least 50

The death toll in Tuesday's suicide bombing of a mosque has risen to 60, and combined with another separate shooting attack by unknown gunmen on nomadic Fulani herdsmen in Adamawa State's Numan local ...

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Two pediatric flu cases confirmed in Delaware

Two pediatric flu cases confirmed in Delaware

The DoH also stressed the importance of personal hygiene habits in reducing the spread of infectious diseases in the community. Last flu season, DE had nearly 4,590 confirmed cases, fifteen were fat...

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Essential Oils in Cinnamon Burns Body Fat

Essential Oils in Cinnamon Burns Body Fat

Typically, adipocytes store energy as lipids, an action that resulted in long-term storage beneficial to human ancestors who needed to store fat and didn't have access to high-fat food. In cold temp...

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Sensex, Nifty End Range-bound Session Higher

Sensex, Nifty End Range-bound Session Higher

The Sensex touched a high of 33,670.19 points and a low of 33,468.30 points during intra-day trade. The BSE market breadth was slightly bullish - 1,256 advances and 12,55 declines. Sensex was at 33,...

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Delhi: 4-year-old boy booked for 'raping' classmate in school

Delhi: 4-year-old boy booked for 'raping' classmate in school

According to media reports, the victim told her parents that a boy in her class unbuttoned her trousers, used a finger and a sharpened pencil to assault her. Hours after the girl continued to compla...

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Jerry Jones backs off threats to sue fellow National Football League owners

Jerry Jones backs off threats to sue fellow National Football League owners

But on Tuesday, Jones abruptly dropped the idea of a lawsuit. Though he says he won't sue, Jones told USA Today that he still wants all owners, and not just the NFL's six-member compensation com...

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At Least 50 Employees Fired From Essentia For Not Getting Flu Shot

At Least 50 Employees Fired From Essentia For Not Getting Flu Shot

But the new policy has some workers speaking out against the move. Also stating this is only a controversy because Essentia Health is ahead of the game in the Northland. "It only has a certain efficac...

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Risk Of Stillbirth Doubled By Sleeping On Your Back, Study Says

Risk Of Stillbirth Doubled By Sleeping On Your Back, Study Says

In the United Kingdom around 11 babies or about one in 225 are stillborn every day ranking it the 24th out of 49 high-income countries. The pregnancy support charity, Tommy's, has launched the Sl...

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Kane hails

Kane hails "massive" victory as Spurs win Group H

Having also been held to a 1-1 draw by Maribor in the reverse fixture, Spartak must now win their final group match at Liverpool next month if they are to avoid dropping into the second-tier Europa Le...

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Paxton Lynch selected Broncos' starting QB vs. Oakland

Paxton Lynch selected Broncos' starting QB vs. Oakland

Lynch has not played since injuring his throwing shoulder in the third preseason game against Green Bay. If Lynch is called upon Sunday, however, Joseph said any changes in the playbook and offense wi...

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5 outlaws wanted in Punjab held in Dwarka shootout

5 outlaws wanted in Punjab held in Dwarka shootout

According to police, the suspects were involved in several crimes, including carjacking. Senior superintendent of police (SAS Nagar, Punjab) Kuldeep Singh Chahal identified the arrested men as Deepa...

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Hot Stock to Watch: Philip Morris International, Inc. (NYSE)

Hot Stock to Watch: Philip Morris International, Inc. (NYSE)

It seems that Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) has risen 16.65% since November 20, 2016 and is uptrending. The average stock price target is $99.95 with 3 brokerages rating the stock a stron...

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Terminally Ill Boy Who Celebrated Christmas Earlier Has Died

Terminally Ill Boy Who Celebrated Christmas Earlier Has Died

Jacob's parents posted that their son wanted homemade Christmas cards for an early Christmas celebration, and the post went viral. Jacob was diagnosed several years ago with Stage 4 neuroblastoma, ...

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LGBT Life Center hosts Transgender Day of Remembrance

LGBT Life Center hosts Transgender Day of Remembrance

Today is the Transgender Day of Remembrance, a somber anniversary that recognizes transgender people who've lost their lives in the past year, including a South Dakota trans woman murdered in January....

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Nigeria's former Vice President Alex Ekwueme is dead

Nigeria's former Vice President Alex Ekwueme is dead

Delta state governor Ifeanyi Okowa has praised Dr Alex Ekwueme as an uncommon patriot and democrat who served Nigeria with unwavering dedication . In statement by his family said he died at a London...

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Baahubali's director Rajamouli sends fan into tizzy with his new picture

Baahubali's director Rajamouli sends fan into tizzy with his new picture

Rajamouli after his magnum opus Baahubali series has not undertaken any other project and for all intents and purposes he is taking the much needed break after his five long year stint. Karthikeya,...

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Your Dog is Helping You Live Longer

Your Dog is Helping You Live Longer

The research, published Friday in the journal Scientific Reports , claims to be "by far the largest investigation" into the links between dog ownership and health. "Perhaps a dog may stand in as an i...

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Attention on Chinese Envoy's Possible Meeting with Kim Jong

Attention on Chinese Envoy's Possible Meeting with Kim Jong

The trip comes about a week after US President Donald Trump held talks with his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, in Beijing as part of his 5-nation tour of Asia and said they agreed to "increase eco...

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He's gone: UCLA fires Jim Mora after third straight loss to USC

He's gone: UCLA fires Jim Mora after third straight loss to USC

UCLA must pay more than $12 million to buy out the remainder of Mora's contract, which runs through 2021. "Jim helped re-establish our football program, and was instrumental in so many ways in movi...

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Indira Gandhi remembered on her 100th birth anniversary

Indira Gandhi remembered on her 100th birth anniversary

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be conferred the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2017. "For her, as the prime minister, there was one religion, a sacred cr...

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Mufti Muneeb urges Faizabad protesters to remain calm

Mufti Muneeb urges Faizabad protesters to remain calm

The 7th meeting of Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) - the highest decision-making body on CPEC - is expected to adopt the revised Long-Term Plan (LTP), which will lay the foundation of cooperation be...

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NGT permits AP to go ahead with work on Amaravati

NGT permits AP to go ahead with work on Amaravati

It had imposed the ban on 9 November, with the Delhi smog at its peak. Some of the lawyers, appearing for builders and industries, requested the tribunal to lift its ban on the ground that air quality...

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SC Department of Workforce Releases October Jobless Numbers

California's unemployment rate fell slightly to 4.9 percent in October as employers added almost 32,000 jobs, according to state figures released today. The region lost 83,100 jobs year-over-year in...

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Controversial surgeon says human head transplant 'imminent'

Controversial surgeon says human head transplant 'imminent'

The latest (and perhaps most unsettling) example of this is Italian surgeon Sergio Canavero's unceasing desire to perform the first human head transplant. Valery Spiridonov, a Russian tech scientist, ...

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President Trump adds five hardline conservatives to Supreme Court nominee list

President Trump adds five hardline conservatives to Supreme Court nominee list

President Donald Trump has added five people to his shortlist of possible Supreme Court picks . When Trump selected Gorsuch for the late Justice Antonin Scalia's empty seat, it was viewed as a move ...

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Michael Schumacher's Ferrari sells at auction for $7.5 million

Michael Schumacher's Ferrari sells at auction for $7.5 million

And now that same vehicle has sold for a record-breaking £5.5million at Sotheby's Contemporary Art Auction in NY. The Ferrari auto with which Michael Schumacher won the 2001 Formula 1 world champi...

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