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Collins was seen as a swing vote due to her role in derailing Obamacare repeal attempts earlier this year. In playing this game, she also casts a de facto vote for repealing the Affordable Care Act by supporting elimination of the individual mandate, a critical feature without which the ACA will not survive.
  • Eating fish might make you smarter, new study suggests

    Eating fish might make you smarter, new study suggests

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    The study of 541 Chinese children, ages 9 to 11, started with a self-reported dietary questionnaire about the frequency of fish consumption, from never, to at least weekly. As the researchers note, this is not the first time omega-3 fatty acids, found in fish, have been shown to improve sleep and smarts. One of the most recent studies, from 2014 in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine , found that larger gray matter volumes from eating fish was not due to the omega-3 content in the ...
  • U.S. hits former Rakhine State general with sanctions

    U.S. hits former Rakhine State general with sanctions

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    The two Reuters journalists, who were detained in Myanmar on December 12 have appeared in court and been remanded in custody, a police spokesman said on Thursday. They were arrested after being invited to meet with police outside Yangon, Myanmar's largest city. Myanmar and Bangladesh agreed last month that some Rohingya who fled to Bangladesh could start returning on about January 21.
  • Digging Up the Facts on United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

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    About 656,164 shares traded. The business's revenue was up 7.0% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts forecast that United Parcel Service, Inc. Swiss Bancshares has 0.03% invested in OGE Energy Corp. 15,000 are owned by Wexford Cap Limited Partnership. Duff Phelps Investment Mngmt stated it has 0.9% of its portfolio in MPLX LP (NYSE:MPLX).
  • Woman set afire in Hyderabad in full public view

    Woman set afire in Hyderabad in full public view

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    Police have arrested the accused. During the preliminary investigation, police came to know that Karthik is a known person to the victim and he works in the same company, which is into the business of selling aluminium articles. "She died today at 7:20 am". "The incident happened in a jiffy and before we realised what was happening, she was engulfed in flames", said an eyewitness.
  • Markets surge in mid-day trade to hit fresh all-time high

    Markets surge in mid-day trade to hit fresh all-time high

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    In intraday, both scaled life highs. Broader markets stood out as the mid-cap index maintained an upward trend for the seventh straight session and finished at a record by gaining 0.11%. The US Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 0.23 per cent higher on Thursday. Technology surged 1.02%, along with capital goods and infrastructure. Provisional data with the exchanges showed that foreign institutional investors purchased scrips worth Rs 107.87 crore while domestic institutional investors ...
  • Sunny Leone Will Not Perform In Bengaluru For New Year's Eve

    Sunny Leone Will Not Perform In Bengaluru For New Year's Eve

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    The police had refused to grant permission for the event, claiming that they could not guarantee the safety of actor Sunny Leone since the event is scheduled for New Year's Eve. They had sought the court's intervention to apply for other clearances without the police permission note and a further direction to other authorities to accept and independently consider the same without insisting for the police permission letter.
  • Legendary Sportscaster Dick Enberg Dead at 82

    Legendary Sportscaster Dick Enberg Dead at 82

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    Originally born in Mount Clemens, Michigan, Enberg attended college at Central Michigan University where he played collegiate baseball and earned a bachelor's degree. Enberg worked for ESPN, CBS and NBC, as that network's No. 1 National Football League voice with analyst Merlin Olsen during the 1980s while also serving as host for tennis coverage from Wimbledon.
  • Suspected cholera cases in Yemen hit 1m - ICRC

    Suspected cholera cases in Yemen hit 1m - ICRC

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    The war-torn Arab country has also been suffering from a severe diphtheria outbreak since October. Yemen, one of the Arab world's poorest countries, is embroiled in a proxy war between the Houthi armed movement, and a USA -backed military coalition headed by Saudi Arabia.
  • Why Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson Aren't Spending Christmas Together

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    Unless you've been somewhere without Internet today, December 20, we're going to assume you've heard the insanely exciting news that Khloe Kardashian , 33, finally confirmed that she is pregnant with Tristan Thompson's , 26, child! Reality-TV star Kardashian, the youngest of the three Kardashian sisters, followed up on her initial Instagram post with a tweet saying: "I was so nervous to post our announcement but WOWWW I am overwhelmed with the response by you guys!" I still at times ...
  • An Eye on Volume Pattern - Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: SGYP)

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    Institutional investors now hold around $307 million or 62.3% in SGYP stock. Several analysts have released their opinion on Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc . Current trade price levels places SGYP's stock about -68.53% away from the 52-week high and closed 33.93% away from the 52-week low. It shows the cash a company is able to generate after spending the money need to maintain or grow its asset base.
  • Eating more tomatoes and fruit can improve lung function even in smokers

    Eating more tomatoes and fruit can improve lung function even in smokers

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    The foods' respiratory benefits might not just be restricted to ex-smokers, noted researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore. How was the study carried out? The study included more than 650 adults in Germany, Norway and the United Kingdom who had their diet and lung function assessed in 2002 and again 10 years later.
  • Hard Facts About The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

    Hard Facts About The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

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    It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500. Shikiar Asset Management Inc increased its stake in Coca Cola Company (KO) by 53.5% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt stated it has 3.74% of its portfolio in Henry Schein, Inc. A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for KO producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 0.89% and for the month booked as 1.03%.
  • Virat Kohli displaces Shah Rukh Khan as India's most valuable brand

    Virat Kohli displaces Shah Rukh Khan as India's most valuable brand

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    Kohli had a phenomenal 2017 on the field scoring over 1000 runs in both test and ODI (One Day International) matches and is now the most marketable cricketer. Kohli signed an eight-year deal with the brand early this year, making him the first Indian sportsperson to sign a Rs 100-crore endorsement deal with a single brand.
  • Eating one portion of salad 'can preserve memory'

    Eating one portion of salad 'can preserve memory'

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    People who don't like the pungent green taste of kale can achieve the same effect with other leafy green vegetables, the researchers say. The study found that people who ate at least one serving of green, leafy vegetables a day had a slower rate of decline on memory tests and thinking skills than people who rarely or never ate those vegetables.