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NASA eyes powerful Tropical Cyclone Gita in the South Pacific

NASA eyes powerful Tropical Cyclone Gita in the South Pacific

Seoul: A Seoul court sentenced Choi Soon-sil, a close friend of former President Park Geun-hye, to 20 years in prison on Tuesday for a string of corruption charges linked to a massive influence-peddli...

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14% of all Texas deaths related to flu — CDC

14% of all Texas deaths related to flu — CDC

But the strain of flu that's now on the rise is changing. "Right now, we're focused on one class of antiviral drug, but we should be looking at combination therapies and other modalities, such as ...

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T20 Tri-Series: Yorkshire signing Kane Williamson the star as England fall

T20 Tri-Series: Yorkshire signing Kane Williamson the star as England fall

New Zealand leapt into the box seat to face Australia in next week's Twenty20 tri-series cricket final, and ended their three-match losing streak with a 12-run win over England in Wellington on Tue...

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Three changes for Liverpool against Southampton

Three changes for Liverpool against Southampton

Lovren has started on 18 occasions in the Premier League this season and the Croatian worldwide played alongside van Dijk against Spurs in the dramatic 2-2 draw at Anfield. Stephens has even chipped i...

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Riyad Mahrez not in Leicester squad to face Swansea City

Riyad Mahrez not in Leicester squad to face Swansea City

Leicester manager Claude Puel is maintaining an upbeat tone about the standoff. "If the players don't play and don't follow, you can have the best plans in the world but it will not work for sure"....

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China condemns United States nuke report; tells to shun cold-war mentality'

China condemns United States nuke report; tells to shun cold-war mentality'

The Pentagon said last week that the planned tactical warhead for some ballistic missiles and the reintroduction of a nuclear-tipped cruise missile would help to deter a limited nuclear strike. Kimbal...

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North Korea Made $200M Off Banned Coal Exports

North Korea Made $200M Off Banned Coal Exports

After scrutinizing more than 30 coal shipments from the North to ports in China, South Korea, Malaysia, Russia and Vietnam, the committee identified at least 16 that should have been reported , altho...

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Akshay Kumar aims to bust period taboo with #PadManChallenge campaign

Akshay Kumar aims to bust period taboo with #PadManChallenge campaign

With his photo , he tagged cast of the film, Akshay Kumar , Radhika Apte and Sonam Kapoor and producer Twinkle Khanna to do the same. Aamir was challenged by Twinkle Khanna. "Copy, Paste this & Ch...

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Polar bears go hungry as the Arctic ice melts

Polar bears go hungry as the Arctic ice melts

While summer is a feasting period for other bear species, for polar bears it is a time of hunger. Polar bears, already struggling as climate change melts Arctic sea ice, need more food to surviv...

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Messi leads Barca fightback against fearless Alaves

Messi leads Barca fightback against fearless Alaves

Lionel Messi scored a superb free-kick to save Barcelona's unbeaten league record, beating Alaves 2-1 on Sunday evening. Coutinho made little impression on the match in his first start for Bar...

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Trump says Palestinians 'disrespected' USA, aid on hold

Trump says Palestinians 'disrespected' USA, aid on hold

During the meeting with Netanyahu in Davos , Trump tried to convince a deeply sceptical Arab world that he could still be an honest broker. Apparently, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abb...

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Flu activity continues to increase in PA

Flu activity continues to increase in PA

That's why the Connecticut Department of Health is ramping up efforts to open flu shot clinics this weekend. While anyone, particularly individuals who are not vaccinated, can contract the flu, the ...

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Allen County has lowest gas prices 2 weeks in a row

Allen County has lowest gas prices 2 weeks in a row

However, that's just not the case this year. Anchorage- $2.90/g, down 2.4 cents per gallon from last week's $2.92/g. AAA reveals gas prices grew in the first weeks of January for the first time...

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Office of profit case: President gives nod to axe 20 AAP MLAs

Office of profit case: President gives nod to axe 20 AAP MLAs

The Election Commission had recommended on Friday that the legislators be disqualified for drawing salaries for government jobs outside their elected duties. Is it right to push Delhi to polls like th...

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WSU community mourns the loss of Tyler Hilinski

WSU community mourns the loss of Tyler Hilinski

He will serve a two-year term. After missing practice Tuesday, police were alerted and Hilinski was found dead next to the rifle and a suicide note. 'Hilinski, who was 25-of-33 for 240 yards, with t...

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Research provides new insight into head hits, CTE

Research provides new insight into head hits, CTE

They exposed the mice to repeated head injuries like that seen in football and also to a single head trauma such as those suffered by the military personnel in military combat. In 2017, a lot of atten...

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Flu Responsible for 86 Deaths in North and Northeast Texas

Flu Responsible for 86 Deaths in North and Northeast Texas

Here in Tulsa County, 338 people have been hospitalized since flu season began in September, and the county is now reporting ten deaths. A total of 1,429 people have been hospitalized for the flu, i...

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CDC calls flu

CDC calls flu "epidemic" widespread

Elkhart General Hospital's emergency room department has been extremely busy because of the flu season, with patients waiting "anywhere from two to eight hours", said Dawn Wilkins, an infection preven...

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An activist projects 's**thole' & poop emojis on Trump's hotel

An activist projects 's**thole' & poop emojis on Trump's hotel

Bell has previously used projection on the Trump Hotel for commentary, according to The Washington Post . This isn't the first time that Bell has projected slogans and art work on to Trump's buildi...

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Woman Dead After Casino Boat Catches Fire Off Florida

Woman Dead After Casino Boat Catches Fire Off Florida

The identity of the woman and cause of death has yet been released. Fifer said she did not know what went wrong with the 12-year-old vessel. Officials said 14 people were injured. "If we had any t...

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Supreme Court Weighs Purge of Ohio Voting Rolls

Supreme Court Weighs Purge of Ohio Voting Rolls

OH had record voter turnout in 2008, and many voters who first registered to vote in that year's presidential race were purged in 2015. Sotomayor also said people have a " right not to vote ". S...

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Taylor Swift Releases The FULL Music Video For End Game! WATCH!

Taylor Swift Releases The FULL Music Video For End Game! WATCH!

WATCH the awesomeness after the jump! With Swift still laying low on social media, staying away from the media and skipping high-profile events, the music videos are pretty much the only way she's...

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Report on China slowing US bond purchases may be 'fake,' regulator says

Report on China slowing US bond purchases may be 'fake,' regulator says

Benchmark 10-year notes last fell 10/32 in price to yield 2.5825pc, from 2.546pc late on Tuesday. That has caused the two-10-year United States yield curve to steepen to 59 basis points - a jump of 1...

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Smoke once & you're hooked, study confirms

Smoke once & you're hooked, study confirms

It was shown that 60.3 percent of respondents had ever tried a cigarette, with an estimated 68.9 percent of these progressing to daily smoking. While cigarette smoking has been declining in the pa...

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An Early….and Tough….Flu Season in Beatrice Area

An Early….and Tough….Flu Season in Beatrice Area

More outbreaks have been reported so far this year than in previous years at this time, indicating a more severe influenza season. Health officials locally and statewide said people who experience f...

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