• 10 aid workers kidnapped in South Sudan

    10 aid workers kidnapped in South Sudan

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    The humanitarian workers often are attacked by armed groups who operate in South Sudan that is under civil war conditions since 2013 between the followers of President Salva Kiir and former lawmaker Riek Machar . We are deeply concerned over their fate and we are looking for urgent information about their well-being, the official stressed. "We are relying on you, Mr President, and your colleagues in IGAD to help", Mahamat said, according to a statement from Kenyatta's office issued ...
  • Hamas receives corpse of Gaza scientist killed in Malaysia

    Hamas receives corpse of Gaza scientist killed in Malaysia

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    Al-Batsh's body was brought to Gaza after crossing the Egyptian border earlier on Thursday, after Malaysia and Egypt arranged the return. El-Ad called upon the United Nations to do "all that is in its power - and its responsibility - in order to protect Palestinian lives and uphold global norms", with the goal of immediately ending the illegal shooting of unarmed demonstrators in Gaza.
  • E. Coli Outbreak Continues To Grow While Source Still Remains Unknown

    E. Coli Outbreak Continues To Grow While Source Still Remains Unknown

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    The CDC confirmed to Newsweek that this outbreak is the worst multi-state E. coli outbreak in the US since 2006, when almost 200 people got sick from contaminated spinach. The E. coli spreading through the states is "toxin-producing", the CDC states - specifically a toxin known as Shiga. Anyone with these symptoms should see a health provider immediately and report their infection to local departments of health and social services.
  • US Bancorp (NYSE:USB) Q4 2017 Sentiment Change, Now at 0.96

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    USB reached $50.26 during the last trading session after $0.16 change.now U.S. Bancorp is downtrending after 4.48% change in last April 25, 2017. About 6.95 million shares traded. Peak6 Invests LP holds 0.03% or 101,987 shares in its portfolio. Cypress Cap Gru reported 9,300 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Brown Advisory Secs Ltd invested in 0.05% or 4,673 shares.
  • Chivas wins CONCACAF title, beating Toronto FC on penalty kicks

    Chivas wins CONCACAF title, beating Toronto FC on penalty kicks

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    In the last five games both the teams have won one match, lost three games and drawn one game. "On the flip side, with everything that went on, I couldn't have been more proud seeing the way first responders ... Before the game, Toronto players and Vanney said that they wanted a win to give something back to the city that is still recovering from a tragedy that occurred earlier in the week when a rented van plowed into pedestrians with deadly results.
  • Legionnaires' disease in NYC: What to know

    Legionnaires' disease in NYC: What to know

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    Health officials in Lake County , in central Florida, in the U.S., are investigating two cases of Legionnaire's Disease caused by Legionella bacteria contracted from a hot tub in the Water Oak Country Club, located in the town of Lady Lake, as reported yesterday.
  • Rescue heroics save boy in USA trapped underwater for nine minutes

    Rescue heroics save boy in USA trapped underwater for nine minutes

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    With their attempts failing, a man dives under to perform mouth-to-mouth resuscitation underwater. The footage shows two boys playing in the pool at the Avista Resort in North Myrtle Beach in SC. The video also shows how the 12-year-old boy originally got stuck underwater after lifting the grate covering the pool's filter pipe. Officers quickly began CPR on the boy, who was taken to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center.
  • Dark chocolate has more powerful health benefits than you'd think

    Dark chocolate has more powerful health benefits than you'd think

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    Two new studies have suggested that eating certain types of dark chocolate can reduce stress, improve mood, and have a positive effect on memory and immunity. What's more, cocoa concentrations must be high for the many health benefits of the chocolate to kick in. In addition to the recent findings of this study, dark chocolate has also been found to lower a person's blood pressure and the risk of getting diabetes.
  • 2 arrested in Windham after high-speed chase

    2 arrested in Windham after high-speed chase

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    According to Massachusetts State Police, the chase began in Haverhill after one of the two men shot at police from inside the vehicle. Haverhill police officers patrolling the Acre neighborhood saw a person firing a handgun from a 2002 Mazda at an unknown target about 9:30 p.m.
  • Long-term anticholinergics raise dementia risk, finds study

    Long-term anticholinergics raise dementia risk, finds study

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    Anticholinergic drugs block certain nerve impulses, and by doing so, ease depression symptoms or Parkinson's disease. "But we know from other research that people with long-term health conditions really only take their medication as prescribed around half of the time - the other half, people either take more or less of their medication or not at all".
  • Philip Morris International Inc (NYSE:PM): Positive Stock Sentiment at 1.11

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    The value there would make it reasonable for the investors to decide the dimensions of Philip Morris International Inc . not at all like the standard sales or statistics of their aggregate resources. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, January 11 by Piper Jaffray. The stock holds an average trading capacity of 1.03M shares for the past three months.
  • Never ordered to link SIM with UID: SC

    Never ordered to link SIM with UID: SC

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    Senior advocate Rakesh Dwivedi, appearing for the Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI ), said seeding was done in pursuance of a TRAI recommendation. After two weeks, Dwivedi received a mail having a host of his intimate details, public dealings, information on each member of his family, extended family, date of birth, voter I-card details, likes and dislikes, hobbies and interests, etc.
  • Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) has its outstanding shares of 389.62 Million

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    ADI's price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is N/A. Omers Administration Corp who had been investing in Axis Capital Holdings Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.75B market cap company. Raymond James raised Analog Devices from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $105.00 price objective for the company in a report on Monday, March 26th.
  • Derry vigil for Alfie Evans to take place at lunchtime today

    Derry vigil for Alfie Evans to take place at lunchtime today

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    Alfie has been in Alder Hey with a rare undiagnosed degenerative neurological condition since December 2016. But he said there was no prospect of the couple's challenge succeeding and Alfie was in "the middle" of a palliative care plan. Mr Justice Hayden said the student had led Mr Evans to wrongly believe that he could walk out of Alder Hey hospital with Alfie. He added: "Alfie doesn't need intensive care any more".