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I'll beat Oprah in a presidential race - US President

I'll beat Oprah in a presidential race - US President

Trump touched on the Oprah rumors Tuesday while speaking to reporter prior to a meeting with various members of Congress about a potential immigration deal and managed to not insult a potential politi...

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Ibuprofen linked to male infertility

Ibuprofen linked to male infertility

Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug sold without a prescription for short-term treatment of pain, inflammation from injuries, and fever. "The safety and efficacy of active ingredients ...

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Pregnant Woman, 3 Children Die From Flu In Tennessee

Pregnant Woman, 3 Children Die From Flu In Tennessee

It stands to reason that the number of people with the flu far exceeds what those lab tests would indicate because many people with symptoms don't go to hospitals or physicians to get tested. This y...

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Romaine lettuce may be source of E. coli outbreak

Romaine lettuce may be source of E. coli outbreak

Five of the patients have been hospitalised and one has died, according to the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Seventeen illnesses have been reported, including one case in MI. ...

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National anthem not mandatory in cinema halls: SC

National anthem not mandatory in cinema halls: SC

The inter-ministerial committee will take at least six months to study all aspects relating to signing and screening of national anthem and the manner of respect due to it and give recommendations to ...

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24000 attempts to access online porn in British parl

24000 attempts to access online porn in British parl

The data, released after a Freedom of Information (FOI) request by the Press Association , shows a spike in attempts to visit the sites in September, with 9,467 requests from both the Houses of Lords...

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Google honours Nobel laureate Har Gobind Khorana with a doodle

Google honours Nobel laureate Har Gobind Khorana with a doodle

He dedicated his entire life to science and research. After his graduation and masters from Panjab University, Lahore Khorana moved to England for his doctoral studies at the University of Liverpool. ...

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Woman Dies After Eating Raw Oysters and Contracting Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Woman Dies After Eating Raw Oysters and Contracting Flesh-Eating Bacteria

The story itself turned out to be true. According to her friend, Karen Bowers , LeBlanc became ill after the two of them went crabbing and then bought a sack of raw oysters from a market near Lafay...

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Jon Gruden named Raiders' coach

Jon Gruden named Raiders' coach

The naming of Gruden marks his return to coaching after spending almost a decade in broadcasting, including color analyst duties on the Monday Night Football franchise from 2009 to 2017. That marria...

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CAT 2017 Results out: Check your score card

CAT 2017 Results out: Check your score card

Like past year, the toppers are from engineering background . Like every year, candidates can expect the cut-off for admission to the 2018-19 to be high (90-100 percentile ). A final-year student of...

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Mitt Romney was 'successfully treated' for prostate cancer previous year

Mitt Romney was 'successfully treated' for prostate cancer previous year

Romney was reportedly discussing running for the now open Senate seat in 2018 if Hatch retired. In a short statement on Facebook he posted after Hatch's announcement, Romney thanked Hatch for hi...

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Blood shortage prompts urgent call for blood, platelet donations

Blood shortage prompts urgent call for blood, platelet donations

More than 150 drives were canceled across the country, including 10 in NY just last week. According to the Red Cross, severe winter weather has had a tremendous impact on blood donations. "Hospitals...

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LaVar Ball: Lakers coach Luke Walton 'doesn't have control' of team

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball return against Charlotte on Friday night from a shoulder injury. The coach contended that team meetings are a natural part of the N...

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Level powerlifter Saksham Yadav, 4 others killed in road accident

Level powerlifter Saksham Yadav, 4 others killed in road accident

The force of the impact was so high that the auto rolled over several times and its roof got completely blown off, before the vehicle hit the pole, police said. The four lifters - Tikamchand, Saurabh,...

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Romaine Lettuce Linked To Food Poisoning Outbreak In Canada

Romaine Lettuce Linked To Food Poisoning Outbreak In Canada

According to Consumer Reports , the unsafe bacteria has sent five to the hospital and killed one person in America. The CDC says it's still investigating and that there isn't enough evidence on the...

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Marvel's The Gifted has been renewed for a second season

Marvel's The Gifted has been renewed for a second season

The Gifted now ranked at No. 3 for a new drama in the 2017-2018 seasons, its ratings average of about 8.3 million viewers. But due to how recently the Fox/Disney deal went down, we probably wouldn't ...

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Macy's cutting 5000 jobs; plans more store closings

Macy's cutting 5000 jobs; plans more store closings

In addition to closures, Macy's announced staffing adjustments across the organization, with reductions in some stores and increases in others. A healthy economy and strong consumer spending gave ...

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Girl's tattoo of late grandma's voicemail can be played with iPhone

Girl's tattoo of late grandma's voicemail can be played with iPhone

A singer has had her late grandma's voicemail tattooed onto her skin, so she can hear her again at the touch of her phone. Sakyrah Morris, from Chicago , had the sound wave from the voicemail inked...

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Disney's New Teen Movie Series Has A Legendary Director Lined Up

Disney's New Teen Movie Series Has A Legendary Director Lined Up

His production company, Scott Free, is also said to be in talks to produce the film along with Gil Netter . Scott's most recent release, " All the Money in the World ", is now in theaters after t...

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CDC plans info session on how Americans can survive a nuclear attack

CDC plans info session on how Americans can survive a nuclear attack

The session is scheduled for January 16 in Atlanta and will feature experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , the Food and Drug Administration and Georgia's health department. Sti...

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Netflix is officially making a 'Bright' sequel

Netflix is officially making a 'Bright' sequel

The only core Bright team member not returning for the sequel is Max Landis , the controversial screenwriter who penned the script for the first film. Set in an alternate present-day where human...

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Gas prices in Canada expected to hit 4-year high in 2018

Gas prices in Canada expected to hit 4-year high in 2018

Motorists will be digging a bit deeper for the second straight year as the yearly national average price for gas will rise 19 cents versus last year to $2.57 per gallon, the highest since 2014, accord...

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Season's Coldest Day In Delhi; Fog Hits Rail, Air Travel

Season's Coldest Day In Delhi; Fog Hits Rail, Air Travel

At least 14 trains were cancelled, over 60 delayed and 18 trains has been rescheduled due to the thick fog in several parts of the northern India . As many as 198 flights, including global, were de...

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Facial exercise may help you look more youthful

Facial exercise may help you look more youthful

The study had also collected real time examples which include the change in the facial appearance of a lady of 27. "Now there is some evidence that facial exercises may improve facial appearance...

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Cancer rates have dropped 26 percent

Cancer rates have dropped 26 percent

A study published Thursday by the American Cancer Society indicates rates dropped again between 2014 and 2015. "If we, the cancer community, could do a better job of implementing those things we...

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Heard about penis whitening, the new weird beauty trend?

Heard about penis whitening, the new weird beauty trend?

Pioneered around the same time, the service also attracted the attention of men, who started asking for it, so Lelux made a decision to give men the option to have their private parts whitened as we...

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1 dead, dozens get sick after E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce

The CDC last reported on the outbreak on December 28, NBC News reports . Another patient died of the illness in Canada, where the source of the bacteria was tracked down to the leafy greens. coli , w...

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Alcohol causes DNA damage in mice

Alcohol causes DNA damage in mice

LONDON ( Reuters ) - Drinking alcohol produces a harmful chemical in the body which can lead to permanent genetic damage in the DNA of stem cells, increasing the risk of cancer developing, accordi...

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World Health Organization Lists Two Gaming-Related Health Disorders

World Health Organization Lists Two Gaming-Related Health Disorders

The current working definition of the disorder is "a pattern of gaming behaviour, that can be digital gaming or video gaming, characterised by impaired control over gaming, increased priority given to...

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Romaine lettuce is likely source of E. coli outbreak across 13 states

While not calling out romaine as the culprit, the CDC issued a statement saying the results will likely be similar to Canada's findings. Whole genome sequencing is being performed on samples of ba...

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