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Flu deaths rise to seven in North Carolina

Flu deaths rise to seven in North Carolina

Most pharmacies in the United States of America offer FDA approved flu vaccines . Some of the cases have been severe where the patients required treatment in the intensive care unit, Saunders said...

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World Health Organization Recognizes

World Health Organization Recognizes "Gaming Disorder" as an Addiction

The World Health Organization knows that common sense and objective research prove video games are not addictive. The UN body defines gaming disorder as a "persistent or recurrent behaviour patt...

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Twins born minutes apart

Twins born minutes apart

A set of twins born minutes apart Sunday night still have birthdays in different years. One child was born in the late hours of December 31, 2017 and the other was born on January 1, 2018. The twins...

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Man accused of beating stepson to death over cookie

Man accused of beating stepson to death over cookie

Prosecutors said Montgomery put Brice to sleep with the other children in the same bed, but officials think the child was dead by that time. According to WFTS Action News, mother Donya Russell was a...

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Tiger Zinda Hai crosses Rs. 250 crore mark

Tiger Zinda Hai crosses Rs. 250 crore mark

At the helm of the mission is an Indian RAW agent Tiger ( Salman Khan ). Salman's film Tiger Zinda Hai has marked a good hit at the box office. The action sequences and Salman's screen presence at...

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Iran 'tested by its own citizens': Haley

Iran 'tested by its own citizens': Haley

US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks during a brief press availability at United Nations headquarters, January 2, 2018 in New York City. "Big protests in Iran". "It takes great bra...

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Diabetes drug used in three-pronged attack against Alzheimer's

Diabetes drug used in three-pronged attack against Alzheimer's

In a maze test, learning and memory formation were much improved by the drug, according to the study's findings . In fact, it is the most common cause of dementia and the number of such cases hav...

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Woman battling cancer gets married hours before passing away

Woman battling cancer gets married hours before passing away

Heather Mosher, from CT, married her husband, David Mosher a few days before Christmas , after the couple brought the wedding forward out of fears Heather wouldn't make it to their planned ceremony o...

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Civil rights activist Erica Garner has passed away

Civil rights activist Erica Garner has passed away

Erica Garner's mother, Esaw, told the Daily News the heart attack was brought on by an asthma attack Christmas Eve. Shaun King, a prominent USA journalist and activist, said on Saturday tha...

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Delhi fog: Flight operations resume at IGI airport after 3-hour suspension

Delhi fog: Flight operations resume at IGI airport after 3-hour suspension

There were, however, almost 50 diversions to nearby airports as many pilots deployed by airlines were not CAT-IIIB compliant, the source said. The low visibility has also resulted in the cancellation ...

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Fully prepared for South Africa series as cricket flows in my blood

Fully prepared for South Africa series as cricket flows in my blood

The first Test match at the Newlands in Cape Town will be played on January 5. "For us, every game is a home game". We know how to win Test matches now. "She has been competing with the best of the wo...

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Raises Position in British American Tobacco PLC (NYSE:BTI)

Aviance Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in British American Tobacco Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $148.76 billion market cap company. Moreover, Essex Inv Mgmt Co...

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One Year After, Buhari Appoints Dead Senator As Board Chairman

One Year After, Buhari Appoints Dead Senator As Board Chairman

When the President announced the latest appointments on Friday, he said more would be announced later. Reverend Christopher Utov , who died in March 2017, is on the board of Nigerian Institute of...

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Flu Cases On the Rise in Alabama

Flu Cases On the Rise in Alabama

Widespread flu activity has been reported in 23 states. The Mountain State is one of eight states experiencing mid-range levels of cases of influenza-like illnesses (ILI) that are localized, accordi...

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Tennessee hospital sees early increase in flu cases

Tennessee hospital sees early increase in flu cases

In California alone, Montrose's Adventist Health Urgent Care has seen the amount of patients with flu-like symptoms double compared to a year ago at the same time, with majority testing positive for ...

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Alvin Kamara receives fine letter from National Football League for wearing holiday-themed cleats

Alvin Kamara receives fine letter from National Football League for wearing holiday-themed cleats

He posted a picture of the letter on Twitter with a "Tis the season" caption saying that he'll start the GoFundMe page later. He said he's going to donate the proceeds to Willie Hall Playground in...

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More Pregnant Women Use Marijuana

More Pregnant Women Use Marijuana

With the upcoming legalization, that number is sure to soar. A growing number of pregnant women are using marijuana, and the habit is expanding fastest among teens and young adults, a US study sugge...

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Tillerson, Russian foreign minister emphasize agreement on North Korea in call

Tillerson, Russian foreign minister emphasize agreement on North Korea in call

In a statement issued by the Russian Foreign Ministry, Lavrov said that the regional tensions with the aggressive policy of the United States against North Korea must halt, as well as the increased ...

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Selena Gomez Gives Her Cousin The Best Gift Ever

Selena Gomez Gives Her Cousin The Best Gift Ever

The ladies all went to the bridal salon followed by a fun dinner out with drinks and celebrations for the bride-to-be and it looked like they all had a blast. News. "He doesn't want to cause any pro...

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Energy Transfer Partners, LP (NYSE:ETP)

Energy Transfer Partners, LP (NYSE:ETP)

Energy Transfer Equity LP now has $18.61 billion valuation. The firm owned 1,646,200 shares of the pipeline company's stock after selling 39,100 shares during the quarter. The price index of Energy Tr...

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Half of Minnesota Voters Feel Al Franken Should Not Resign From Senate

Half of Minnesota Voters Feel Al Franken Should Not Resign From Senate

According to a new survey by Public Policy Polling , 50 percent of Minnesota voters think Franken should not tender his resignation. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Patrick Leahy (D-VT) said that Franke...

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Arkansas Health Department: 12 Flu-Related Deaths This Flu Season

Arkansas Health Department: 12 Flu-Related Deaths This Flu Season

Health experts advise people who have not gotten the vaccine to go ahead and do so. Antiviral drugs are only available through prescription. Antibiotics are not effective against the flu. Cough or sn...

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Healthy Living: JAMA study says more pregnant women are using marijuana

Healthy Living: JAMA study says more pregnant women are using marijuana

Among this youngest group, use of pot during pregnancy rose from 12.5 percent in 2009 to almost 22 percent by 2016. The experts who performed the January study used data from the annual National...

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OH workers will get pay boost from 2018 minimum wage increase

OH workers will get pay boost from 2018 minimum wage increase

Hawaii's minimum wage will go up to $10.10 per hour starting on New Year's Day. The Monday pay raise is part of the state's plan to raise the minimum wage for all workers to $15 per hour by 2023. ...

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Syrian refugees will start 2018 by donating blood to 'show their appreciation'

Syrian refugees will start 2018 by donating blood to 'show their appreciation'

Explaining why they wanted to do the blood drive, with hundreds of refugees reportedly keen to take part sooner or later, he added: "It's a way to affirm, to show how thankful they are about how they'...

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Two Shot, Woman Kidnapped In Christmas Morning Burglary

Two Shot, Woman Kidnapped In Christmas Morning Burglary

Deputies found 49-year-old Arlin Wayne Bugent dead and another man seriously injured from a gunshot wound. An Arkansas woman, who was kidnapped and tossed from a bridge into an nearly frozen river a...

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Hampshire hospitals make £5.6m through parking charges

Hampshire hospitals make £5.6m through parking charges

The trust's parking income was £1,501,230 in 2016/17, which marks a significant increase from £1.39m in 2015/16 and £1.25m in 2013/14. In 2015 the government suggested trusts should offer concession...

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Paxton Lynch expected back at QB for Broncos' finale

Paxton Lynch expected back at QB for Broncos' finale

Since the start of 2015, when they capped a roller coaster of a season with a Super Bowl victory, the Broncos have had two head coaches, three offensive coordinators, four starting quarterbacks, six r...

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Calcium And Vitamin D Supplements Do Nothing For Older Adults

Calcium And Vitamin D Supplements Do Nothing For Older Adults

The body likewise requires vitamin D to retain calcium. In fact, they had no discernible benefit regardless of how much dosage the patients took, their gender, their history of bone fractures , or th...

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World Health Organization to recognize

World Health Organization to recognize "gaming disorder" as mental illness

There has been much debate over the years regarding whether or not video game addiction is a real thing, with this new classification acknowledging that obsessive gaming is a medically treatable dis...

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