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USA healthcare spending growth slowed in 2016

USA healthcare spending growth slowed in 2016

The 8.2% spending growth for clinical services almost doubled the 4.6% growth in spending for physician services for the twelfth consecutive year. The slower growth in hospital and physician services ...

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Moment Ex-Oklahoma Senator Ralph Shortey Caught With Underage Male In Motel

Moment Ex-Oklahoma Senator Ralph Shortey Caught With Underage Male In Motel

Those state charges were later dropped after federal prosecutors charged Shortey with child sex trafficking and child pornography in September. "What sense does it make for me to lie to you?" the ...

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Clerk who withheld same-sex licenses freed

Clerk who withheld same-sex licenses freed

But in May 2017 , the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals revived the lawsuit because "We conclude that the district court's characterization of this case as simply contesting the "no marriage licenses...

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Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) Price And Consensus

Total debt to equity ratio of Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment (NYSE:PEI) for most recent quarter is 2.13 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 2.13. Teachers & Annuity ...

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Analytical Preview of Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)

Analytical Preview of Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)

Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 2,546 shares of the transportation company's stock worth $137,000 after purchasing an additional 75 shares in the last quarter. Delta Air Lines, Inc . (NYSE: DAL...

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Air Products & Chemicals INC (APD) Stake Held by Dearborn Partners Llc

About 229,965 shares traded. Armbruster Capital Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Air Products & Chemicals by 13.5% during the second quarter. The stock of Broadridge Financial Solutions, ...

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Carnival Corporation (CCL) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.45

Beck Capital Management Llc invested in 0.14% or 4,190 shares. Aegon Nv now has $12.74 billion valuation. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $65.94, down from yesterday's close by -...

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John Conyers III arrested in February for domestic violence; not prosecuted

John Conyers III arrested in February for domestic violence; not prosecuted

Conyers III is credited with writing a handful of articles for the Huffington Post with a bio that says he spends time between Detroit and Los Angeles. He said they started becoming aggressive with ...

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The DPRK launched a ballistic missile fell into sea of Japan

The DPRK launched a ballistic missile fell into sea of Japan

However, South Korea says that the North Korean government regularly fails to issue these notices when conducting missile launches. Hwasong-15, according to North Korean state media, reached an alti...

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Two dead, two injured in pipeline explosion

Two dead, two injured in pipeline explosion

Authorities in northern IL say two people were killed and two others seriously injured in a natural gas pipeline explosion. Of the two injured, one is in critical but stable condition, and the other...

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Pentagon signals open-ended troop commitment in Syria

Pentagon signals open-ended troop commitment in Syria

There are about 2,000 US troops deployed in Syria, the Pentagon said Wednesday - a number that is four times more than any official figure that USA officials have previously acknowledged, and yet stil...

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U.S. unwise decision to trigger outbreak of new Intifada

U.S. unwise decision to trigger outbreak of new Intifada

Describing the United States and Israel as oppressors, Khamenei said, "The modern-day pharaoh is represented by the USA, the Zionist regime and their accomplices in the region, who seek to create wars...

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US B-1B bomber holds attack drills in Korean peninsula

US B-1B bomber holds attack drills in Korean peninsula

The B-1B Lancer plane simulated bombing a military field. Pyongyang, which routinely condemns US-South Korea's joint military exercises as rehearsals for war, called the latest drill "nuclear wa...

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Stefanik votes in favor of concealed-carry reciprocity

Stefanik votes in favor of concealed-carry reciprocity

Although Republicans are attaching a modest background check measure to the bill, the package would have the cumulative effect of making it legal for people to carry concealed weapons in more places. ...

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Rye Fire burns 500 acres in Santa Clarita area; 5 Fwy closed

Rye Fire burns 500 acres in Santa Clarita area; 5 Fwy closed

Simi Valley Police Department issued a statement stating because of weather conditions and heavy winds the Rye Fire might reach their area Tuesday evening. No injuries were immediately reported. ...

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Congress' manifesto proposes alternate model of development for Gujarat

Congress' manifesto proposes alternate model of development for Gujarat

For farmers , the Congress has proposed loan waiver, announcement of the MSP before the beginning of the season, 16 hours of electricity during the day and free water. Apart from this, the party has ...

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Paul's ballet to perform 'Nutcracker Act II'

Paul's ballet to perform 'Nutcracker Act II'

Paul's faculty members' children, and students from Shaker Road School, Christa McAuliffe School and St. John Regional School. They've pulled out all the stops. Ranging in age from 4 to 16, the chi...

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Twins will extend protective netting down foul lines at Target Field

Twins will extend protective netting down foul lines at Target Field

The net will extend from Section 164 down the third-base line to Section 140 down the first-base line. Safety netting at Progressive Field was extended for the 2016 season to cross the full length o...

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Melania Trump, Karen Pence stop at Whataburger during Coastal Bend visit

Melania Trump, Karen Pence stop at Whataburger during Coastal Bend visit

They then departed to Rockport to visit with a family that is now living in a FEMA MHU (Manufactured Housing Unit) because their home was damaged in the hurricane. "I know I speak for him, as well as ...

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Net Neutrality and what it means for you

Net Neutrality and what it means for you

Pai claims that under his proposal , "the federal government will stop micromanaging the internet". Public interest groups, internet companies and internet service providers all agree: We need to p...

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Senate Investigators Confirm They Will Soon Grill Donald Trump Jr

Senate Investigators Confirm They Will Soon Grill Donald Trump Jr

Trump Jr. has been fully forthcoming if he is subject to a subpoena", wrote Blumenthal of CT. Goldstone's email also said the information being offered was "part of Russian Federation and its governme...

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Most US Airlines Set To Limit Use Of 'Smart Bags'

Most US Airlines Set To Limit Use Of 'Smart Bags'

The bags, which have been growing in popularity, contain Global Positioning System tracking and can charge devices, weigh themselves or be locked remotely using mobile phones. One company, Bluesmart ...

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Jamia Millia Islamia student found dead inside his vehicle near Sarojini Market

While the family of the deceased alleged that their son was murdered, the police said it appears to be suicide. The family of the student, Rizwan Khan, said he was a national-level hockey player. Ro...

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The new approach of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to Russian Federation showed the efficiency Stoltenberg

The new approach of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to Russian Federation showed the efficiency Stoltenberg

US envoy to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison said that "there has been no change whatsoever" in planning for two days of talks between Tillerson and his NATO counterparts starting Tuesday. Stoltenberg cited ...

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Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez, a Democrat, is running for governor

Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez, a Democrat, is running for governor

Other Democrats weighing a run, however, include Andrew White, son of late Gov. Mark White, former San Antonio congressional candidate Tom Wakely, and Dallas businessman Jeffrey Payne. On the same day...

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New York Air Show Will Host Thunderbirds, Blue Angels in 2018-19

New York Air Show Will Host Thunderbirds, Blue Angels in 2018-19

We look forward to hosting it with our partners, the Port Authority and B. Lilley Productions, for years to come". "It was our collective goal to bring the top talent the industry has to offer, includ...

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Hundreds of firefighters battle dynamic brush fire in Southern California

Hundreds of firefighters battle dynamic brush fire in Southern California

Shortly before 7 a.m., the California Highway Patrol closed the entire 405 Freeway between the Ventura (101) Freeway and the Santa Monica (10) Freeway, along with on-ramps and off-ramps and freeway tr...

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Monster 17-Foot Python Caught in Florida Everglades

One of South Florida's most prolific snake hunters has set a new record for the longest snake caught as part of the South Florida Water Management District's Python Elimination Program. Leon says ...

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Fake Interpreter in Florida Delivered Sign Language Gibberish

Fake Interpreter in Florida Delivered Sign Language Gibberish

During the press conference, Roberts was supposed to relay what Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan was saying about Howell Emanuel Donaldson III, who was arrested and charged with four counts of first...

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Trump Admin Mulls Creating Spy Network to Combat 'Deep State' Enemies

Trump Admin Mulls Creating Spy Network to Combat 'Deep State' Enemies

The proposal of a private clandestine network appeared rooted in distrust the current administration had for the intelligence community. THE White House is sounding out proposals to set up a privati...

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Lubaina Himid Wins the 2017 Turner Prize

Lubaina Himid Wins the 2017 Turner Prize

In its decision, judges cited Himid's paintings, prints and installations at three exhibitions in the cities of Oxford , Bristol and Nottingham that engaged with "pertinent questions of personal ...

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The Biggest Starbucks in the World is Now in Shanghai

Zhao Fei, a paper trader, said drink prices running up to 78 yuan ($11.80) for some coffees would scare off many Chinese customers. The world's biggest Starbucks officially opened today in Shanghai...

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SC fires assistant and play caller Roper

SC fires assistant and play caller Roper

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina has fired the assistant coach who called its offensive plays. HC Will Muschamp won't name Roper's permanent replacement until after the Outback Bowl on January 1...

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'Santa's Bone' Remains Dated to Same Era as St. Nicholas

Many fragments of his skeleton are held at the Basilica di San Nicola in Bari, Southern Puglia, where they have been since 1087. The fact that the bone could indeed be dated to the period of St Nich...

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During Trump inaugural, Flynn greenlighted nuclear project with Russian Federation

During Trump inaugural, Flynn greenlighted nuclear project with Russian Federation

Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. The whistleblower told congressional investigators that Copson boasted that Flynn was "making sure ...

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McFarland Lied to Senate Committee on Flynn and the Russians

McFarland Lied to Senate Committee on Flynn and the Russians

Here's what we learned last week when Mueller's team unveiled its plea deal with Trump's former national security adviser, retired Gen. Michael Flynn. Flynn was also in touch with the Kremlin's envoy ...

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Pope Francis contradicts Donald Trump over USA embassy move

Pope Francis contradicts Donald Trump over USA embassy move

In response to Trump's announcement, patriarchs and heads of all churches in Jerusalem urged Trump to reconsider his decision to relocate the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, reiterating deep c...

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Government Shutdown 2017: Will The Federal Government Shut Down Again?

Government Shutdown 2017: Will The Federal Government Shut Down Again?

And, there are still questions about what would follow a two-week stopgap spending deal. Trump said that because Democrats skipped that meeting, they would be blamed for any government shutdown. Even ...

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Tributes for 'Road Wars' police officer killed in auto and motorcycle crash

Tributes for 'Road Wars' police officer killed in auto and motorcycle crash

Tributes were also paid on the social media accounts of police forces across the country, while the Police Federation tweeted: "Tragic news - our thoughts and prayers are with PC Dixon's family, frien...

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Terror plot to assassinate British PM foiled

Terror plot to assassinate British PM foiled

The terror attack was foiled after a joint operation by Scotland Yard, West Midlands Police, and MI5. Both men will appear in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Wednesday (6 December) char...

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