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Narendra Modi Meets Suu Kyi, Discusses India-Myanmar Relations

Narendra Modi Meets Suu Kyi, Discusses India-Myanmar Relations

State Councillor Aung San Suu Kyi said, "There are many areas in which we can cooperate". PM Modi also assured the citizens of Myanmar that visas will be granted to all those who wish to visit Indi...

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Christie slams Ted Cruz, calls him 'disgusting' while talking hurricane relief

Christie slams Ted Cruz, calls him 'disgusting' while talking hurricane relief

But it's hypocritical, given his outspoken refusal to vote "yes" on Hurricane Sandy relief in 2012 and 2013. "Facts matter, and a simple fact is that that Sandy bill was over $50 billion and 70 pe...

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Canton-Potsdam Hospital reports human West Nile virus case

Canton-Potsdam Hospital reports human West Nile virus case

The Michigan Department of Health has confirmed four cases - two residents of Montcalm County, a resident in Oakland County and one in Macomb County. The ages of the victims was not released. Soule....

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Attorney general offers tips on avoiding Hurricane Harvey donation scams

Attorney general offers tips on avoiding Hurricane Harvey donation scams

As of early Wednesday morning, 19 people were confirmed dead as a result of the storm. It is anticipated that many more families will be impacted as rain continues to fall and flooding persists. You...

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That pet turtle could give you or your child salmonella, CDC warns

That pet turtle could give you or your child salmonella, CDC warns

The CDC says it expects the outbreak to keep growing because consumers are unaware of the risk and some refuse to heed the warning . We reported back in 2009 about a salmonella outbreak in the ...

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President Trump is dividing the country

President Trump is dividing the country

Half of voters oppose removing Confederate statues from public spaces, while 39% support it, Quinnipiac reports , with support much higher (67%) among black voters. The new Washington Post-ABC News...

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Jared Kushner was snubbed by Egypt's foreign minister

Jared Kushner was snubbed by Egypt's foreign minister

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday evening that meetings with a high-level delegation of U.S. officials earlier in the day were "helpful and meaningful". The meeting Thursday afternoon...

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Jury awards cancer victim a record $417 million in baby-powder lawsuit

Jury awards cancer victim a record $417 million in baby-powder lawsuit

Thousands of additional cases are pending in Missouri, New Jersey, and DE state courts, as well as New Jersey federal court. Mark Robinson, an attorney for Ms. According to evidence in the case, she...

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Roger Goodell Close To Signing Extension Through 2024

Roger Goodell Close To Signing Extension Through 2024

Goodell became commissioner in 2006. The former PR man earned $32M in fiscal 2015 and more than $210M during his 10 years as commissioner. While no terms were reported, the new deal is expected to...

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Trump ending ObamaCare subsidies would send premiums soaring: CBO

Trump ending ObamaCare subsidies would send premiums soaring: CBO

The subsidies themselves, are also forecasted to increase , the report said. But the reason that the future of the payments is uncertain is that they are the subject of a legal dispute left over fr...

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Five Die While Using Obesity Devices, FDA Says

Five Die While Using Obesity Devices, FDA Says

The procedure, which is FDA-approved, involves inserting one or two silicone balloons into the stomach through the mouth and filling them with liquid until they are about the size of a grapefruit ....

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Victim's Remains Identified Some 16 Years Later

Victim's Remains Identified Some 16 Years Later

The 1,641st person killed during the World Trade Center terrorist attack on September 11, 2001, was identified on Monday, almost 16 years later, the New York City Medical Examiner's Office announced. ...

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Florida announces first case of sexually-transmitted Zika virus this year

Florida announces first case of sexually-transmitted Zika virus this year

Scientists have some interesting news about Zika: You're unlikely to get the virus from kissing or sharing utensils with someone. Mosquito control is responding to the neighborhood. There have...

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Drinking alcohol 'most days' can reduce diabetes risk

Drinking alcohol 'most days' can reduce diabetes risk

For the new study, researchers analyzed data from more than 70,000 healthy Danish adults who were surveyed about their health and drinking habits around 2007. Overall, these findings suggest mod...

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Scientists Create First Genetically Engineered Human Embryos In US

Scientists Create First Genetically Engineered Human Embryos In US

The report , published Wedesday, says OHSU researcher Shoukhrat Mitalipov successfully used the gene editing technology CRISPR to alter human DNA in single-cell embryos. The embryos, which were m...

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Yemen civilian death toll in Saudi-led airstrike reaches 20

Yemen civilian death toll in Saudi-led airstrike reaches 20

The attack on Tuesday afternoon hit a group of civilians in the Mawza district of the southwestern province of Taez, a statement by the United Nations refugee agency said. The Yemen-based al-Qaida bra...

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Dangers of artificial sweeteners confirmed

Dangers of artificial sweeteners confirmed

The health effects of artificial sweeteners are important to study, because so many people use them. Dr. Meghan Azad and a team of researchers of the University of Manitoba conducted a meta-revi...

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American Doctor Meets with Charlie Gard's Medical Team

American Doctor Meets with Charlie Gard's Medical Team

There is lab evidence that the experimental treatment protocol for Charlie prepared by the Bambino Gesu' may work, according to a letter from Rome to London's Great Ormond Street Hospital which on Fri...

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Panamagate: JIT accuses NAB of not actively examining charges against Sharif family

Panamagate: JIT accuses NAB of not actively examining charges against Sharif family

Opposition leader Imran Khan has argued that Sharif had " lost all moral authority " but Sharif says his family's wealth was acquired legally. An official statement said the representatives of th...

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Floyd Mayweather is Unbothered About Connor McGregor Calling Him Boy

Floyd Mayweather is Unbothered About Connor McGregor Calling Him Boy

It's actually "the fight before the fight ", with the two stars trading blows, in the form of profanities, abuses, taunts and so on. Having retired twice before, Mayweather insists that this fight ...

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Xi Jinping Urges Trump to Maintain Steady Links for World Peace

Xi Jinping Urges Trump to Maintain Steady Links for World Peace

Following that high-level talk, the White House blasted out a transcript of Trump's public remarks preceding the meeting, a document that called Xi "President Xi of the Republic of China ". This is n...

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United Kingdom court hearing begins for terminally ill baby

United Kingdom court hearing begins for terminally ill baby

GOSH applied for another court hearing because of "new evidence relating to potential treatment for his condition". Many in the worldwide community disagree with Francis, including President Donald...

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Commuters get their first taste of MTA's 'Summer of Hell'

Commuters get their first taste of MTA's 'Summer of Hell'

Instead, the most noticeable inconvenience that Boston-based users of Penn Station might notice is more crowded Amtrak trains. Passengers line up for a morning train at the Huntington train staion i...

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Pakistan Supreme Court orders action against top official in Panama Papers case

Pakistan Supreme Court orders action against top official in Panama Papers case

They faced accountability many times, including during the Pervez Musharraf era, but nothing could be proved against them, he added. The federal government on Monday rubbished the findings of a join...

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DeMarre Carroll trade only creates more questions

DeMarre Carroll trade only creates more questions

Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY SportsWhat's in it for Brooklyn? As predicted in the write-up of the trade , stretching Hamilton buys the Raptors a little bit of extra flexibility now at ...

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