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Ex-Tenn. teacher who took teen across US pleads guilty

Ex-Tenn. teacher who took teen across US pleads guilty

According to the affidavit, she told officers that Weist repeatedly screamed "you ruined my life" and though he did not say that he was going to kill her, she said she "saw it in his face". The two we...

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Surgeon general advises Americans to carry opioid OD antidote

Surgeon general advises Americans to carry opioid OD antidote

Naloxone , which is often referred to by the brand name Narcan , can be lifesaving for people overdosing on opioids. The Surgeon General issued an "Advisory on Naloxone and Opioid Overdose" today, ...

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Malayalam actor Ajith dies at 56

Malayalam actor Ajith dies at 56

The actor had been undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Kochi. He started his career with the 1984 hit " Paranu Paranu Paranu " by Malayali director Padmarajan but went on to play the lead ...

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Body Of Missing CDC Researcher Found, Police Confirm

Body Of Missing CDC Researcher Found, Police Confirm

CBS46 is reporting the Atlanta Police Department, the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office and the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department will hold a new conference later today with additional informa...

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Eating pasta can help you lose weight, analysis finds

Eating pasta can help you lose weight, analysis finds

Can pasta actually help you lose weight? On the contrary, pasta can even help people lose weight. Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital say though carbohydrates get a bad rap and can be blamed for o...

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'Nightmare bacteria' found over 200 times in USA past year

'Nightmare bacteria' found over 200 times in USA past year

This was more than I was expecting. Doctors say the resistance stems from the overuse and overprescription of antibiotics. Nightmare bacteria is the risky germ carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteri...

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'Zombie' Raccoons Make Headlines in Ohio Town

'Zombie' Raccoons Make Headlines in Ohio Town

Officers in Youngstown, Ohio , received a dozen calls about weird behaviour in area raccoons. The Associated Press reports, via WKBN-TV in northeast OH, that photographer Robert Coggeshall was play...

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City Council Suing California Over Sanctuary For Illegals

City Council Suing California Over Sanctuary For Illegals

Jerry Brown that took effect January 1. Today this system is being threatened as California moves closer to becoming a sanctuary state, with local law enforcement under order to disregard federal la...

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Woman's DNA test results reveal shocking truth about father

Woman's DNA test results reveal shocking truth about father

Gerald E. Mortimer for medical negligence, fraud, battery, negligent infliction of emotional distress, and breach of contract. Rowlette's parents, Sally Ashby and Howard Fowler, said they agreed to un...

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Sensex, Nifty surge over 1% as US-China trade war concerns ease

Sensex, Nifty surge over 1% as US-China trade war concerns ease

The NSE Nifty50 index was up 127 points at 10,255, while the BSE Sensex was up 389 points at 33,408. The index was dragged down by BSE Metal (-2.75), Consumer Durables (-2.55%), Basic Materials (-2....

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New Mexico man killed in suspected DWI crash

New Mexico man killed in suspected DWI crash

Schleicher "had bloodshot, glassy eyes, and emitted a strong odor of alcohol from her breath" and was "in total disarray", according to police. Green and Banks were issued several motor vehicle summ...

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Stephon Clark shooting: California legislation would limit when officers can open fire

Stephon Clark shooting: California legislation would limit when officers can open fire

The lawmakers said the bill proposal was brought forth in response to the shooting of Stephon Clark, an unarmed, 22-year-old black man who was fatally shot by police while standing in his family's bac...

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Monkeys relieve stress in hot springs

Monkeys relieve stress in hot springs

The team's results confirmed that the monkeys used the hot springs more frequently during winter months. Japanese macaques, also known as snow monkeys , are the world's northernmost species...

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Blackbuck poaching case: Court to pronounce verdict on Salman, others

Blackbuck poaching case: Court to pronounce verdict on Salman, others

Ahead of the verdict by a Jodhpur court in the blackbuck poaching case , Bollywood actors Sonali Bendre , Saif Ali Khan and Tabu left for the Rajasthan city from Mumbai this morning. With the ...

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2nd Test: Draw helps New Zealand win series against England

2nd Test: Draw helps New Zealand win series against England

New Zealand cricketers celebrate a series win over England 2018. Battered and bruised after a torrid time from a desperate England attack, the pair hung on until bad light stopped play with Wag...

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Legal marijuana could help offset United States opioid crisis

Legal marijuana could help offset United States opioid crisis

The new research comes as the USA remains entangled in the worst opioid epidemic the world has ever seen, CNN reported. Summary: New studies show that legalized medicinal marijuana can curb Ame...

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FDA Recalls Triangle Pharmanaturals' Kratom Supplement Over Salmonella

FDA Recalls Triangle Pharmanaturals' Kratom Supplement Over Salmonella

The agency took this action after the company failed to cooperate with the FDA's request to conduct a voluntary recall. According to the Washington Post, the FDA first asked Triangle to recall th...

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Sarasota man charged with 12 counts of child pornography

Sarasota man charged with 12 counts of child pornography

While executing a search warrant, officers discovered that he had made two films and taken two pictures of himself molesting a 10-year-old child. Hale resigned his elected office after his December ...

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Flu season continuing its decline — CDC

Flu season continuing its decline — CDC

But the number of Influenza B cases are still high. "Both of the new vaccines contain two "A" strains and one "B" strain", she said. After an unusually heavy flu season over the winter months, a d...

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Medical marijuana could help curb the opioid abuse epidemic, studies say

According to Dr. Sally Satel , a practicing psychiatrist and resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, the available literature shows that individuals who are prescribed opioid painkiller...

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Goa University slips to 68th position in HRD ranking

Goa University slips to 68th position in HRD ranking

Delhi's Miranda House was judged the best college in India. The five parameters with a ranking weightage given to each are then used to arrive at an overall ranking for the institutions. The Capit...

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CDC announces unusual antibiotic resistant germs widespread in US

CDC announces unusual antibiotic resistant germs widespread in US

The CDC said identifying patients with these germs is a very important first step in controlling the spread. "It's reassuring to see that state and local experts, using our containment strategy, ident...

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Grindr Is Accused of Sharing Delicate User Data with Vendors

Grindr Is Accused of Sharing Delicate User Data with Vendors

San Francisco Supervisor Jeff Sheehy, a longtime LGBT advocate and the first HIV-positive supervisor in the city's history, told ABC-7 News that he found Grindr's information sharing "very disturb...

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Cooper Commemorates Organ Donor Awareness Month With Flag Raising & Planting of Pinwheels

Cooper Commemorates Organ Donor Awareness Month With Flag Raising & Planting of Pinwheels

This year's efforts will result in over 45 flags being raised across Southern California. "So many people die just needing a kidney and it's not fair". The time symbolizes that one donor can save up t...

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United Kingdom to introduce 'tough' ban on ivory sales to protect elephants

United Kingdom to introduce 'tough' ban on ivory sales to protect elephants

The environment secretary, Michael Gove , described the trade in ivory as "abhorrent" and said: "Ivory should never be seen as a commodity for financial gain or a status symbol, so we will intro...

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US Justice Department Challenges Another California Law

US Justice Department Challenges Another California Law

Only Congress - not Utah, not California, not OR nor Nevada - has the authority to transfer OR sell off America's parks and public lands. Federal law says the Bureau of Land Management can select ...

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Researcher Examines Relationship Between Legal Cannabis and Opioid Prescribing

Researcher Examines Relationship Between Legal Cannabis and Opioid Prescribing

Limiting initial opioid prescription lowers the risk of addiction and chances of unused drugs hitting the street. However, there are immediate, tangible solutions that we can advance to effectively pr...

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LDS Church making major changes in Home Teaching and Visiting Teaching programs

LDS Church making major changes in Home Teaching and Visiting Teaching programs

The choices triggered excitement among a contingent of Mormons who for years have been hoping for the faith's top leadership to be more representative of a religion that has more than half of its 16 m...

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BS VI fuel goes on sale in Delhi

BS VI fuel goes on sale in Delhi

We believe that early migration to BS-VI fuels in the National Capital of Delhi will help in saving thousands of precious lives by bringing down vehicular pollution significantly. He added, the pric...

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Snow taunting NYC's morning commute, again

Snow taunting NYC's morning commute, again

By Monday morning, heavy snow will be falling in numerous major I-95 cities. Light snow is likely late this afternoon, most likely starting between 4p.m. On Sunday, accumulations should only be a coup...

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Death linked to synthetic marijuana

Death linked to synthetic marijuana

To date, IDPH has reports of 56 people, including two deaths, in the Chicago area and in central IL who have experienced severe bleeding from using the synthetic drug. Synthetic cannabinoids are found...

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As expected, now Arvind Kejriwal apologizes to Arun Jaitley

As expected, now Arvind Kejriwal apologizes to Arun Jaitley

Kejriwal along with AAP's Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh and party leaders Ashutosh, Deepak Bajpai and Raghav Chadha, in a joint letter, have expressed their apologies to Jaitley. Kejriwal also apol...

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BJP Banks On Narendra Modi Magic To Wrest Karnataka From Congress

BJP Banks On Narendra Modi Magic To Wrest Karnataka From Congress

Releasing the booklet, Union Minister for Law and Information and Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the Karnataka government has nothing to show to the public when it seeks votes from them in ...

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Move over Tide Pods: 'Condom snorting challenge' latest trend to go viral

Move over Tide Pods: 'Condom snorting challenge' latest trend to go viral

It's unsafe because the condom could easily get stuck in the nose and throat, blocking breathing and causing the challenger to choke. "With potentially fatal results", Dr. Google Trends shows a sharp ...

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Dalits protest in Bihar against order on SC/ST Act

Dalits protest in Bihar against order on SC/ST Act

One person was killed and almost 75 persons including 40 policemen were injured in violent protests today in Uttar Pradesh so far, cops say. On the same day, leaders of several opposition parties...

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Fishing tournament raises awareness, funds for Autism

Fishing tournament raises awareness, funds for Autism

The prime minister, in her message, thanked all persons involved in the cause of autism and said she felt proud of her daughter, Saima Wazed Putul, who made tremendous efforts to bring smiles on the f...

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Over 1000 Attend Easter Sunrise Service on Wrightsville Beach

Over 1000 Attend Easter Sunrise Service on Wrightsville Beach

Easter Worship Service will be held at the church starting at 11 a.m. Church School - Sunday at 10 a.m. the second through fifth Sundays during the school year with lessons based on the Lectionar...

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Obituaries - Thursday, March 29 2018

Obituaries - Thursday, March 29 2018

House private there after. Interment afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery. She was pre-deceased by a son Joe R. Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia is in charge of arrangements. Coman'...

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Petrol prices hit 4-year high; diesel touches all-time high

Petrol prices hit 4-year high; diesel touches all-time high

Following that excise duty reduction, the Centre had asked states to also lower Value-Added Tax but just four of them -Maharashtra, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh - reduced rates while...

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Tibetan leader urges efforts to enable Dalai Lama's return

Tibetan leader urges efforts to enable Dalai Lama's return

The event was organized by the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala marking the beginning of the 60th year of his exile in India on Saturday. "We can understand the life of a refugee with the loss of liveliho...

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