• UK Will Force Global Tech Companies To Pay A Digital Tax
UK Will Force Global Tech Companies To Pay A Digital Tax

In a separate interview with Sky News, Mr McDonnell rejected the chancellor's claim that austerity is "finally coming to an end", saying it in fact "rolls on". "The scale would be very hard to predict, given the lack of precedent". "It's clearly not sustainable, or fair, that digital platform businesses can generate substantial value in the U...

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  • Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre Organized to spread awareness on breast cancer
Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre Organized to spread awareness on breast cancer

After being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009, undergoing treatment and eventually living cancer free for 4.5 years, the unthinkable happened - her breast cancer had returned and metastasized (or spread), to her pancreas, liver and right lung.

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  • Democrats Question Plan For New FBI Headquarters Near Trump's DC Hotel
Democrats Question Plan For New FBI Headquarters Near Trump's DC Hotel

There are significant gender differences, with men narrowly approving of Kavanaugh's confirmation (48 percent approve-43 percent disapprove), while women disapprove of Kavanugh's confirmation by a 23 point margin, 58 percent to 35 percent. In emails obtained by the House Democrats, they imply that in meetings with the White House, Murphy and other ...

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  • CDC Warns Of Polio-Like Mystery Illness That's Paralyzing Kids
CDC Warns Of Polio-Like Mystery Illness That's Paralyzing Kids

A rare polio-like disease is affecting children across the country and St. Louis has its first reported case of acute flaccid myelitis . Those officials are probing another 65 illnesses in those states. Several cases have been linked to enteroviruses or other germs, but officials have not been able to find a cause for the majority of the cases. ...

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  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk held at Holmes Lake
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk held at Holmes Lake

The government promised access to dedicated nurses to everyone who needs them. There have been cases where a woman had a normal mammogram result one year and then the following year, breast cancer was detected. They live all over Southern California and come together twice a week for practice and races. After that, the focus shifted toward cele...

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  • Donald Trump Edits Campaign Speech for 'Rules of #MeToo'
Donald Trump Edits Campaign Speech for 'Rules of #MeToo'

The decision to go to the rally stands in sharp contrast to Trump's criticism of then-President Barack Obama. Trump acknowledged the hurricane at the top of his rally Wednesday night in Erie, offering his "thoughts and prayers" to those in the storm's path and promising to "spare no effort" in the response.

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  • Health officials report 6 cases of rare, polio-like virus in Minnesota
Health officials report 6 cases of rare, polio-like virus in Minnesota

There are several ways people can contract AFM, including exposure to toxins in the air, genetic factors or through viruses such as poliovirus , non-polio enteroviruses , adenoviruses , West Nile virus , Japanese encephalitis virus and Saint Louis encephalitis virus, according to the agency.

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  • Public event will put focus on young people and mental health
Public event will put focus on young people and mental health

Kelly O'Connor Kay, interim executive director for the Los Angeles-based non-profit Maternal Mental Health Now, said the bill will help ensure more women get treated for postpartum depression . "The more we talk about it, just like we did with breast cancer, the more normal it becomes and the more normal it becomes, the more people will come forwa...

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  • Man Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba He Contracted At A Wave Pool
Man Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba He Contracted At A Wave Pool

Stabile was mowing his lawn on September 16, when he experienced a severe headache and went to lie down, family friend Stephanie Papastephanou wrote on GoFundMe . "BSR Surf Resort operates a state of the art artificial man-made wave", he said. It can be found in freshwater in warmer climates, from hot springs to rivers and lakes.

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  • Kavanaugh Apologizes To Klobuchar For Asking Her If She's Ever Blacked Out
Kavanaugh Apologizes To Klobuchar For Asking Her If She's Ever Blacked Out

The exchange even seemed to rally hard-core Kavanaugh supporters to Klobuchar, like the blogger Erick Erickson, who has spent the last few weeks excoriating Democrats over their handling of the harassment allegations. "We drank beer, I like beer", Kavanaugh said . "So whatever, you know", Kavanaugh replied. "Nor do I", Kavanaugh said. It is, o...

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  • Shallotte woman killed when Horry Co. transport van caught in flood
Shallotte woman killed when Horry Co. transport van caught in flood

Two women "detainees" chained in the back of a police van died when the vehicle was engulfed by Hurricane Florence floodwaters. Holden says the deputies tried to get the mental health patients out but couldn't open the doors. "We are fully cooperating with the State Law Enforcement Division to support their investigation of this event". Whe...

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  • Trump Rips Progressive Democrat Running for Florida Governor as ‘Failed Socialist’
Trump Rips Progressive Democrat Running for Florida Governor as ‘Failed Socialist’

Sanders (I-VT) said of Gillum's victory. Gillum, meanwhile, relied on a grassroots campaign in the big-money Democratic primary. A few weeks ago, Andrew Gillum remained relatively unknown to Florida voters despite a historic bid to be the state's first black governor.

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  • White House flags back up after McCain death
White House flags back up after McCain death

During the 2016 campaign, Mr. Trump mocked McCain's war service. At about 2 p.m. ET on Sunday, a private memorial service will take place at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. The American flag that flies above the White House was at full staff on Monday-shortly after it was lowered in honor of Sen. Trump also said in the statement th...

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  • Trump and Obama lead tributes after John McCain's death
Trump and Obama lead tributes after John McCain's death

McCain had not been seen in Washington since last Decmeber, and spent his last few months at home in Arizona. While he had many disagreements with fellow politicians, the Republican stalwart's integrity was not at question, and condolences came swift from the highest reaches of American politics after his passing.

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  • U.S. woman who shot herself receives face transplant
U.S. woman who shot herself receives face transplant

Katie Stubblefield's face was gravely injured when she shot herself in a suicide attempt when she was 18 in 2014. Stubblefield is using her story of survival to raise awareness. Now she's sharing her story with the world, from almost dying to an extraordinary facial surgery that has given her a new start. It was the first total face tran...

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  • Dallas reports 1st human West Nile virus death
Dallas reports 1st human West Nile virus death

Wear long-sleeved shirts, long trousers and use repellant with deet. "Anything ... around your yard that is just a source of standing water that's not moving and isn't chlorinated like your pool is, you want to get rid of that water so you don't encourage mosquito breeding", Rigler said.

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  • Stars react to the Toronto Danforth shooting
Stars react to the Toronto Danforth shooting

Two people were killed and 13 others injured in the shooting. Sources also believe he had training because he was able to reload the gun while on the move. Fahad Hussain was known to police for his involvement with street gangs, The Toronto Star newspaper reported. His neighbors and friends described him as quiet but mild-mannered and always ...

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  • USA salmonella outbreak: 'Do not eat Honey Smacks,' shoppers told
USA salmonella outbreak: 'Do not eat Honey Smacks,' shoppers told

After the outbreak was discovered, Kellogg issued a recall in June of packages with "best if used by dates" ranging from June 14, 20018, through June 14, 2019. The CDC tweeted: "Do not eat this cereal". "Ill people range in age from less than one year to 95, with a median age of 57". The CDC reported that the outbreak has now impacted people in...

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  • Defending champ Joey Chestnut sets record with 74 hot dogs
Defending champ Joey Chestnut sets record with 74 hot dogs

While Chestnut earned his victory in the men's competition, Miki Sudo likewise defended her crown in the women's competition, eating 37 hot dogs within the 10-minute timeframe. Joey Chestnut , the 10-time Nathan champ was the crowd favourite this year too with a tough fight from Matt Stonie . NY native and defending champion Miki Sudo chompe...

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  • Marijuana drug wins FDA approval-a first that may change federal regulations
Marijuana drug wins FDA approval-a first that may change federal regulations

Having an FDA-approved, pharmaceutical-grade CBD drug will open up a new treatment option for epilepsy patients by delivering a high-quality, consistent dose of CBD , says Robert Carson a pediatric neurologist at Vanderbilt University who treats patients with epilepsy.

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  • Yoga regains popularity, becomes latest fad in India
Yoga regains popularity, becomes latest fad in India

Indians should be proud of their traditions and only then will the world be proud of them, the Prime Minister said this, before performing yoga asanas along with thousands of volunteers at the venue in Dehradun , Uttarakhand. "Instead of increasing suffering, Yoga heals", he added. "The word yoga means to unite". Don't people from RJD an...

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  • Trump administration's latest attack on Obamacare would gut protections for the sick
Trump administration's latest attack on Obamacare would gut protections for the sick

And the Trump administration has not asserted that the Medicaid expansion made possible by the health care law should be rolled back. "Justice Department attorneys don't withdraw from cases simply because the government is making an argument the lawyers think the courts should or would reject", he said .

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  • Sleeping In On Weekends Might Help You Live Longer
Sleeping In On Weekends Might Help You Live Longer

There's no clear-cut answer yet on why sleeping on weekends makes a difference. People who slept too much, regularly conking out for eight hours or longer a night, also had a worse mortality rate. Researchers took various factors into account, such as gender, education, body mass index, severe disease, use of hypnotics (like sleeping pills, ) a...

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  • Case of Nipah Virus suspected after sudden death of bats
Case of Nipah Virus suspected after sudden death of bats

The natural host of the virus is believed to be fruit bats of the Pteropodidae family, Pteropus genus . Studies into a Nipah outbreak in Siliguri, West Bengal, in 2001 have clearly illustrated the virus' capacity to spread in hospital settings, both to healthcare staff and to other patients.

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  • 14 confirmed Ebola cases in DRC as emergency meeting held
14 confirmed Ebola cases in DRC as emergency meeting held

Health workers are sprayed with chlorine after leaving an isolation ward with suspected Ebola patients at Bikoro Hospital - the epicenter of the latest Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo . The current outbreak involves the same strain of the virus that hit three West African countries in 2013-15 and sparked an global panic. An ...

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  • 35 people infected with salmonella tied to egg recall
35 people infected with salmonella tied to egg recall

In April, Rose Acre Farms of Seymour, Ind., voluntarily recalled 206,749,248 eggs because they could be contaminated with salmonella. The eggs were sold under several brand names, including Coburn Farms, Country Daybreak and Crystal Farms, and were available at large grocery shops like Walmart and Food Lion.

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  • Ebola outbreak threatens Super Eagles friendly with Congo DR
Ebola outbreak threatens Super Eagles friendly with Congo DR

The number of confirmed cases of Ebola has risen to 25. However, those cases were not confirmed through testing. NAN reports that the epidemic so far appears to be centred around the village of Ikoko Impenge, near the town of Bikoro . It is believed to be spread over long distances by bats, which can host the virus without dying, as it infec...

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  • Saudi Arabia, Gulf Allies Join Israel in Backing US Iran Move
Saudi Arabia, Gulf Allies Join Israel in Backing US Iran Move

Saudi Arabia has resisted making a similar unconditional pledge. Although a reactor deal would produce the highest revenue, there are many other important areas through which the United States can assist the Saudi nuclear program-from developing its power grid, building related infrastructure to training personnel, and developing independent l...

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  • Walmart Plans on Restricting Supply on Acute Opioid Prescription Fills
Walmart Plans on Restricting Supply on Acute Opioid Prescription Fills

Walmart Inc. says it will take more steps to reduce opioid medication abuse and misuse. It also will follow laws in states that require acute opioid prescriptions for less than seven days. Additional training and education on opioid stewardship for pharmacists, including a pain management curriculum . While experts agree that safe dispos...

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  • Hawaii in shock after double blow of quakes and volcanoes
Hawaii in shock after double blow of quakes and volcanoes

Authorities said more lava fissures opened overnight in the Leilani Estates area, where lava leapt up to 230 feet (70 meters) into the air. The lava flow has prompted the mandatory evacuation of about 1,700 residents of Leilani Estates. When the larger quake followed, he said he felt strong shaking in Hilo, the island's largest city that is rough...

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  • President Trump: Vote GOP to Stave Off Radical-Left Threats to Reforms
President Trump: Vote GOP to Stave Off Radical-Left Threats to Reforms

Also, if this poll is to be believed, then something particularly significant is happening among white male millennials-who, unlike millennials as a whole, seem to know exactly who they're ditching the Democrats for: Republicans. She said on the 2016 failure, "Instead of having real conversations with them, we settled for TV ads". Earlier this ye...

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  • UN Security Council team begins visit to Bangladesh to meet Rohingya refugees
UN Security Council team begins visit to Bangladesh to meet Rohingya refugees

Further, the delegates were debriefed by the local administration of Border Guard Bangladesh about the on-going Bangladesh crises. Bangladesh urges the global community to help bring to and to the crisis. Thousands of refugees had gathered amid scorching heat at the camp to welcome the delegation. "Myanmar must cooperate so Rohingya can return in...

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  • Rinne doesn't make it through Game 1 of Jets - Predators
Rinne doesn't make it through Game 1 of Jets - Predators

Despite a torrent of shots from the Predators, Hellebuyck kept Nashville off the board for the first two periods of the contest. "These guys were in the Stanley Cup finals past year", Little said after the team practised Wednesday in preparation for Friday's opening game in Nashville .

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  • Facebook launches Messenger Kids 'sleep mode' for more parental control
Facebook launches Messenger Kids 'sleep mode' for more parental control

For more information about Messenger Kids , visit MessengerKids.com or follow the Facebook page for updates. If you're a parent who has trouble getting their kids to sleep at night or keeping them focused on their homework due to constant device use, Facebook might have a solution to your woes.

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  • OPCW investigators visit 2nd site in Douma, Syria
OPCW investigators visit 2nd site in Douma, Syria

Damascus and Moscow insist there was no chemical weapons attack. "None of them got poisoned with toxic agents", Rudskoy said. The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said all the evidence collected in Douma will be brought back to its labs on the outskirts of The Hague .

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  • DEA Aims for Record in Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
DEA Aims for Record in Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Patterson. MTSU has more than 240 combined undergraduate and graduate programs. Over the past year, law enforcement and prescribers took new steps to prevent opioid abuse. "We'll meet you out there and you hand them off to us", said Deputy Chief Brandon Russell. Additionally, the drop box allows for safe disposal of prescription medications, ...

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  • Record Store Day celebrates vinyl
Record Store Day celebrates vinyl

For vinyl music lovers, this Saturday is like Christmas Day. But streaming services have become a huge part of the music distribution market, and some people, like Valencia student Maranda Mesman, 22, prefer streaming music than buying a vinyl record.

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  • How San Diego celebrates Record Store Day
How San Diego celebrates Record Store Day

You may have to stand in a few lines tomorrow, and elbow through a bunch of hipsters to get what you want, but it should all be worth it in the end. Avanti Food & Beverage 3200 Pecos Street The modern-day food hall is celebrating Record Store Day with Dogfish Head beer and music from DJ Mystery Sisters.

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  • Sri Reddy Abuses Pawan Kalyan's Mother, Actor Takes Protest To Film Chamber
Sri Reddy Abuses Pawan Kalyan's Mother, Actor Takes Protest To Film Chamber

AP journalist unions condemned Pawan Kalyan actions and gave statement that he can not control media. RGV has already confessed that he influenced Sri Reddy to abuse Pawan Kalyan . "She is 20% at fault for making such remarks, but Ram Gopal Varma is 80% responsible for it", Aravind said. "Because I used that expletive, the whole movement has g...

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  • Wrestling legend Bruno Sammartino dies at 82
Wrestling legend Bruno Sammartino dies at 82

After his time was up the ring, he became an announcer for WWE in the mid 1980s, and was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2013. Hansen was mortified at what had happened and nearly didn't call Sammartino, but when he did call him, Bruno told him he knew it was a mistake and accepted his apology.

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  • Investigators release new surveillance video, set $6K reward for multi-state fugitive
Investigators release new surveillance video, set $6K reward for multi-state fugitive

Lee County Undersheriff Carmine Marceno said Riess, 56, targeted Hutchinson because she looked like her. Police allege Riess shot Hutchison and stole her identity. Police say the same gun was used in both slayings. They stayed in touch with her via Facebook, where she posted photos of her relaxing stay. Authorities are anxious that when Reiss r...

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  • Man charged with possession and trafficking of drugs
Man charged with possession and trafficking of drugs

A Cambridgeshire police spokesman said a man had been detained by three people, and a struggle followed . Moran was transported to Davis Medical Center before being taken to the Randolph County Sheriff's Department, where he threatened an officer and said, "I hope your whole family gets raped, and I will make sure it happens".

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  • Roy rides Delhi home, Hyderbad beat Kolkata in IPL
Roy rides Delhi home, Hyderbad beat Kolkata in IPL

Suryakumar Yadav and Evin Lewis laying a strong platform for the reigning champions. Both had lost their previous two matches against different opponents. That Delhi did not allow their shoulders to drop after the initial mauling is commendable, and one wonders if the former KKR skipper's attitude towards the game is starting to rub off onto his...

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  • Samson towers over RCB star cast
Samson towers over RCB star cast

Samson obliterated the Bengaluru bowlers to stroke 10 maximums and two boundaries to anchor Royals to the behemoth total. Umesh Yadav was hit for 59 runs in his four overs. Kohli's pull shot was taken at deep mid-wicket by D'Arcy Short , who timed his jump to perfection. But, when he along with De Villiers fell within a span of a couple of o...

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  • Salmonella outbreak forces recall of 207 million eggs in US
Salmonella outbreak forces recall of 207 million eggs in US

A farm in IN is recalling more than 200 million eggs sold in nine states over salmonella fears. In a release from the Food and Drug Administration , Rose Acre Farms , based out of Seymour, Indiana, has voluntarily recalled eggs from their Hyde County, North Carolina, farm due to a contamination of Salmonella Braenderup .

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  • Syria air strikes: what do we know so far?
Syria air strikes: what do we know so far?

She said Russian Federation had thwarted diplomatic efforts to halt Assad's use of poison gas, leaving no option but force. In his announcement, President Trump stated that the United States missile attack was created to "establish a strong deterrent against the production, spread, and use of chemical weapons", warning President Assad that "We ...

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  • Seahawks reportedly postpone Kaepernick workout over kneeling protest uncertainty
Seahawks reportedly postpone Kaepernick workout over kneeling protest uncertainty

According to Schefter, the Seahawks backed away when Kaepernick would not promise to stop kneeling in protest during national anthem demonstrations before games next season. Many people have pointed out that the National Basketball Association, which embraces activism by its players and coaches to a much greater extent than the NFL does, is experie...

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  • Title out of rech, but pride at stake in Madrid derby
Title out of rech, but pride at stake in Madrid derby

Simeone believes that Real Madrid's squad is the best in the world. In his 199 games for Atletico so far the Frenchman has scored 107 goals, 24 of which have come in 39 matches this season with one in each of his last four matches. What we have done in this decade is tremendous, Atletico fans should be proud of how their team is competing. ...

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  • Nokia 8 Sirocco FAQ, pros, cons, user queries and answers
Nokia 8 Sirocco FAQ, pros, cons, user queries and answers

The Nokia 7 Plus is backed up by 3800mAh battery with fast charging. Connectivity options in the Nokia 6 (2018 ) include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, Global Positioning System and a USB Type-C port is present to the bottom of the phone.

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  • Ancestry.com Test Reveals Woman's OB/GYN Might Be Her Biological Father
Ancestry.com Test Reveals Woman's OB/GYN Might Be Her Biological Father

Mortimer, a now-retired obstetrician gynecologist in Idaho Falls, of fraud and medical negligence, among other things. A United States woman is suing a fertility doctor after discovering through an online ancestry website the man had secretly fathered her.

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