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Flu season getting worse: Death toll rises to 37 children

Flu season getting worse: Death toll rises to 37 children

But is this the worst flu season yet? On January 26, we are nine weeks in. "Its so much easier for them to get it and it is worse- than me or you", Kathryn Gosseli, the Health Service director at ...

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Canine nearly dies after purple hair dye job

Canine nearly dies after purple hair dye job

Violet , a 2.3kg Maltese mix, is still recovering three months after the chemicals left her with severe burns to her back and eyes. "Chemicals in hair dye are TOXIC causing a wide array of external in...

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'You can not stop BJP,' Amit Shah tells Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

'You can not stop BJP,' Amit Shah tells Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Shah, who spoke at the rally, accused the State of also plotting to disrupt Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally, scheduled for February 4. A lot could happen in politics between now and 2019, Amit...

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Apple Boosts to 27 the Number of Self-Driving Cars in California

Apple Boosts to 27 the Number of Self-Driving Cars in California

According to DMV officials, Apple has expanded its fleet of self driving vehicles with the same model cars. Last July, CEO Tim Cook confirmed in an interview that the iPhone maker is now "focusing o...

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17 extra in SC useless from flu in previous week

17 extra in SC useless from flu in previous week

Statewide, 86 people have died from the flu since October. Seventeen deaths have been attributed to the illness. Dr. Tracy Foo, DHEC Immunization Medical Consultant said, "Because we are seeing mo...

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Shutdown call in Karnataka for Mahadayi water on Thursday

Shutdown call in Karnataka for Mahadayi water on Thursday

Though transport unions have not officially backed the bandh , any untoward incidents could halt services. State run-buses remained off the roads. The protesting groups called for the bandh see...

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Curry substance helps improve memory, mood

Curry substance helps improve memory, mood

Turmeric has been linked to a wealth of health benefits. It is suggested that there are lower chances of Alzheimer's disease to the senior citizens of India. According to officials, said proteins...

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14 poisoning cases linked to laundry detergent pods reported in Utah

14 poisoning cases linked to laundry detergent pods reported in Utah

Amazon said in a comment to Motherboard last week that it would be removing Tide Pod reviews advocating that people eat the pods, noting that "customer safety is of the utmost importance and we suppr...

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Are people subsequent? Chinese language scientist break key barrier by cloning monkeys

Are people subsequent? Chinese language scientist break key barrier by cloning monkeys

The two cloned long-tailed macaque monkeys, both female and named Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua, were produced at a primate research facility under the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in Shanghai late...

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Villa sign Man Utd defender Tuanzebe

Villa sign Man Utd defender Tuanzebe

Aston Villa are next in Championship action when they visit Sheffield United on Tuesday 30th January (7.45pm Kick-Off) - Follow the action via our live match centre. " I am delighted to be here ", ...

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Health officials confirm 8 deaths in Metro Louisville due to flu

Health officials confirm 8 deaths in Metro Louisville due to flu

Emergency department visits by people with influenza-like illness increased last week from 7 percent of all visits to 9 percent, though the number of lab-confirmed cases dropped to 1,183 from 2,170 th...

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Cuomo signs order to combat widespread flu

Cuomo signs order to combat widespread flu

As of January 13, 17,362 laboratory-confirmed cases of the flu have been reported and 5,267 people have been hospitalized with influenza in NY this season. State officials are also working with heal...

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Williamson County urges residents to get flu vaccine as peak season nears

Williamson County urges residents to get flu vaccine as peak season nears

Health officials in Kentucky say this season's flu activity has now reached epidemic levels. They say the two strains can be deadly. "This year the strains are different". Five adult deaths were ...

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Maruti Suzuki Q3 net up 3% YoY

Maruti Suzuki Q3 net up 3% YoY

The company registered an operating profit of Rs 3,037 crore, an increase of 22.1 percent YoY . Domestic volumes increased 12.3 percent YoY to 4 lakh units while export volumes impacted slightly,...

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Flu Raises Risk Of Heart Attack, Study Finds

Flu Raises Risk Of Heart Attack, Study Finds

Philippa Hobson, senior cardiac nurse at the British Heart Foundation , commented on the findings: "There is evidence that heart attacks happen more often during or immediately after an acute inf...

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Knife and gun crime spikes across England and Wales

Knife and gun crime spikes across England and Wales

In the county crimes where violence was used against a person rose above national trends at 29 per cent, robberies increased 18 per cent, and sexual offences rose seven per cent. Shadow home secretary...

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"Logan" Nominated for an Academy Award But Which One?

Inside yesterday's announcement of Academy Award nominees was this interesting tidbit: It's the first time a superhero movie has been nominated for a writing award. Director Brad Bird received a no...

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Smoking Just 1 Cigarette Daily Significantly Raises Heart Disease, Stroke Risk

Smoking Just 1 Cigarette Daily Significantly Raises Heart Disease, Stroke Risk

Prof Allan Hackshaw at the UCL Cancer Institute at University College London, who led the study, told the BBC: "There's been a trend in quite a few countries for heavy smokers to cut down, thinking ...

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Russell Westbrook's All-Star advocacy makes free-agency decision 'easier — Paul George

Russell Westbrook's All-Star advocacy makes free-agency decision 'easier — Paul George

Paul George's absence from this year's All-Star team was one of the biggest talking points from the announcement of the reserves on Tuesday . " Guy leads the league in steals, competes every ni...

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Former Tigers OF Austin Jackson signs with Giants

Former Tigers OF Austin Jackson signs with Giants

The deal is worth $6 million, according to multiple reports, with another $2.5 million in incentives and escalators possible. Delving a bit deeper into his rebound season, Jackson posted a BABip o...

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Do e-cigarettes help or harm?

Do e-cigarettes help or harm?

The FDA should also take additional action to prevent youth use of e-cigarettes, including banning the use of flavors unless manufacturers have demonstrated to the FDA that particular flavors help smo...

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SCS Group PLC (SCS) Insider Paul Daccus Sells 517136 Shares of Stock

Paychex Inc now has $25.04B valuation. The stock decreased 10.64% or $0.3446 during the last trading session, reaching $2.8954. About 1.68 million shares traded. Peel Hunt initiated the shares of EC...

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Withdrawing from NAFTA will cost 1.8 million jobs in the first year

Withdrawing from NAFTA will cost 1.8 million jobs in the first year

With five so-called "poison pills" blocking progress, two sources told the Star that Canadian negotiators are willing to make "substantive" progress on three areas, but that all depends on the America...

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Camel disqualified from Saudi beauty contest for using Botox

Camel disqualified from Saudi beauty contest for using Botox

That is, a camel beauty contest in Saudi Arabia disqualified a dozen camels for receiving Botox injections to make them more attractive. Ali Al Mazrouei, the son of a top Emirati breeder, said B...

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Former President Obasanjo Excoriates Nigeria's Politics, Proposes New Path

Former President Obasanjo Excoriates Nigeria's Politics, Proposes New Path

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo 's advise to President Muhammadu Buhari to disregard any intention of contesting for a second term in office has been described as rather unfortunate by a member...

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Can you pass Trump's test?

Can you pass Trump's test?

Trump's heart exam was normal, with regular rhythm and no abnormal sounds, which Jackson said led him to conclude with confidence that Trump "has a very strong and a very probable possibility of ...

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Google gets new sister company focused on security analytics

Google gets new sister company focused on security analytics

We believe there's a better way. "Our goal is to 10X the speed of finding threats and to find more efficient ways ways to analyze threats", Gillett said. We hope that by making this mix of technologi...

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AT&T wants Congress to draft a net neutrality law

AT&T wants Congress to draft a net neutrality law

Stephenson added that by creating this bill of rights, Congress will not only allow users to continue to access the content and applications they want, but also give emerging companies the ability to ...

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Save The Children Suspends Operations In Afghanistan After ISIS Attack

Save The Children Suspends Operations In Afghanistan After ISIS Attack

The assault started with a suicide bomber who detonated his explosives' vest at the provincial offices of Save the Children , said Attahullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor. An atta...

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Heads up, pet owners: dog flu is spreading

Heads up, pet owners: dog flu is spreading

Dr. Lisa Chassey with Young Williams Animal Center says dog flu is a highly contagious, viral infection with numerous same symptoms as human flu. Vets are urging pet owners to look for signs of dog ...

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