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Pope Arrives In Myanmar, But What Will He Say About The Rohingya?

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The plane carrying the pontiff from Rome landed at Yangon's global airport. Amnesty International has referred to the military operations as "crimes against humanity"; however Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing has rejected the accusations, while de facto Burmese leader Suu Kyi has been reticent about acknowledging any atrocities. Read More »

Coloradans Will Start Seeing Anti-Smoking Ads From Big Tobacco Campanies

Some anti-tobacco groups are concerned that, because the ads are only in newspapers and on television, young people, who typically consume media online and whom Big Tobacco is said to target as replacement smokers, won't hear the message. As part of a 2006 ruling, companies were required to spread "corrective statements" cantered on the addictive nature and health risks of smoking. Six health organizations joined the DOJ case in 2005: The American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, ... Read More »

Bobby Wagner, Seahawks defense take care of business against 49ers

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Starting off slow - as most 49ers-Seahawks games do - proved to be an influential factor early on. Hyde ran the ball 16 times for 47 yards. Seattle's pass rush was in C.J. In his place, freshly acquired quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo saw his first snaps under center. Get scoring updates, news and analysis on Sunday at 1:05 p.m. Read More »

Coins valued Rs 790, needles removed from youth's body — Madhya Pradesh

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The operation was performed at Sanjay Gandhi Hospital in Satna, Madhya Pradesh wherein a whopping 7kg of foreign objects were removed from Khan's stomach. Doctors in government medical college hospital in district headquarters town of Rewa on Saturday removed unwanted articles weighing almost one kg from the stomach of a youth hailing from the village of Shohabal in the district after a three-hour-long surgery. Read More »

Vote For Any Candidate That Can Defeat The BJP, Appeals Arvind Kejriwal

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The Aam Aadmi Party celebrated five years of its inception at Ramlila Grounds on Sunday with senior functionaries and the national convener of the party, Arvind Kejriwal , addressing supporters. The AAP is contesting in a few seats in the western state. "Just as people had uprooted the Congress, the time for BJP is coming as well", Kejriwal said. Read More »

Crowds turn up for MS Dhoni at match in Jammu & Kashmir

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Also, the photos were uploaded by the official account of Chinar Corps, in which Dhoni is seen bowling. The former Indian skipper MS Dhoni was welcomed with slogans of the former Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi during his visit to Kunzer. Read More »

Business as usual for Jansrud, as Shiffrin dominates in Killington

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At the end of the first giant slalom race, German Viktoria Rebensburg is in first place and American favorite Mikaela Shiffrin, who has family in the Berkshires, has finished in second place. While she lives now in Colorado, she has family ties to Vermont and neighbouring New Hampshire, and spent some of her formative years skiing at Burke Mountain Academy. Read More »

Military coalition will 'chase terrorism until it disappears', says Saudi Crown Prince

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The statement explains that the "pan-Islamic coalition" of 41 predominantly Sunni Muslim countries will coordinate and multiply their individual efforts in the global fight against terrorism and violent extremism. While supporters dubbed the Saudi-led coalition the "Muslim NATO", skeptics, including those in Pakistan, continue to question its objectives and see it as a sectarian-based grouping against rival Shi'ite Iran, Syria and Iraq. Read More »

At least 25 dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya

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Some of the people drowned after the boat sank included children. They have further revealed that a total of 1,500 people were rescued Thursday and Friday. Over 19,000 migrants have been rescued or intercepted in Libyan waters so far in 2017, according to the UN. Last week, United Nations human rights' chief Zeif Ra'ad Al-Hussein said it was "inhuman" from the European Union to back Libyan authorities in their bid to cut the migrant routes and return the refugees to "horrific" prisons in ... Read More »

Get your Christmas tree cutting permits

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While the temperature in Florence is not conducive to growing Christmas trees, Hale said, he wants to simulate a tree forest experience as much as possible. Macy was left scrambling for volunteers to help offload trees on Thanksgiving Day when a delayed shipment of trees that had been scheduled to arrive Monday finally showed up Thursday morning. Read More »

Promising treatment for schizophrenia found in the form of avatars

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Of these, 75 who had been hearing voices for more than a year were given six sessions of avatar therapy, while another 75 got straightforward counseling. "After 12 weeks there was dramatic improvement compared to the other therapy". "This shifts the idea that the voice is all-controlling". The sessions were essentially a three-way conversation between the patient, the therapist and the avatar - which was voiced by the therapist. Read More »

Ruhr derby is last-chance saloon for Dortmund's Bosz

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After the restart, Bayern pressed frenetically but the uninspired visitors had to wait until 74th minute before Arturo Vidal volleyed home to reduce the arrears. Eintracht Frankfurt missed the chance to move into the European places as they lost 1-0 at home to Bayer Leverkusen. But goals from Guido Burgstaller and Amine Harit gave the away side some hope, before Aubameyang was shown a second yellow card. Read More »

Florida expected to meet with Frost representatives

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Florida continued considering other candidates while mulling Kelly, though, and will reportedly pursue them with more direct intent after deciding to remove him from consideration for the position. Frost and his undefeated UCF team faced Southern Florida on Friday afternoon. The former Oregon Ducks coach now is an analyst with ESPN . ESPN reported Friday that Florida officials have met with Frost's representatives. Read More »

October 10 fare hike costs Delhi Metro 3 lakh commuters a day

The 218-km network now has six major lines. The latest data on Metro ridership has been obtained by news agency PTI through a right to information (RTI) query. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that the fare hike has not benefited anyone as people switched to other modes of public transport. "Metro fare hike has not benefited anyone", Kejriwal tweeted. Read More »

Maryam Sanda Remanded In Prison For Allegedly Killing Husband

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She then allegedly stabbed her husband 3 times in the back and severally on his private part at their home in Maitama, Abuja. The command, in a statement yesterday, explained that the suspect can not be transferred to prison custody on remand because she has a six-month-old baby. Read More »

Warning of snow, frost and icy roads

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There will be some showers in the north and west, with some sleet and snow showers, mainly on high ground. Irish weather agency Met Éireann said temperatures could fall as low as -3C or -4C across the island. A yellow alert for snow and ice has been issued from 5am on Friday morning until lunchtime on Saturday, with scattered snow showers likely in Ulster and Connacht. Read More »

Almost half of U.S. cancer deaths blamed on unhealthy behaviour

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But the new report does build on decades of research on risk factors for specific cancers, says Otis Brawley, MD, chief medical officer for the American Cancer Society. Cigarette smoking had the highest population-attributable fraction (PAF), accounting for 19.0% of all cancers, including 55.5% of potentially preventable cancers in men (184,400 of 332,320) and 35% in women (114,520 of 327,240). Read More »

Bhuvneshwar Kumar weds Nupur Nagar Wife Marriage ceremony Photos Pics Images

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The second reception is scheduled to be in Delhi, where his India teammates will be present as well. Earlier in the day, former India cricketer Zaheer Khan Wednesday Bollywood actress Sagarika Ghatge in a private wedding ceremony. His four wickets for eight runs in the last innings of the game turned the match in India's favour and nearly handed the hosts a victory. Zaheer and Bhuvneshwar are the latest among India's star cricketers to get married. Read More »

Checchi Capital Advisers LLC Sells 2336 Shares of AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

About 400,788 shares traded. CubeSmart (NYSE:CUBE) has declined 19.28% since November 21, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Stifel Financial accumulated 2.89 million shares or 0.78% of the stock. Douglass Winthrop Advsr Limited Liability Corp invested in 0.22% or 49,381 shares. Read More »

Separated twins leave Philadelphia hospital in time for the holidays

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According to Fox 46 , Heather and Riley Delaney, parents to Erin and Abby, learned they would be having conjoined twins but were surprised when their children were born 10 weeks premature on July 24, 2016. "This is one of the earliest separations of craniopagus conjoined twins ever recorded", Jesse Taylor, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon at the hospital, said in a previous statement. Read More »

Las Vegas festival shooting victims file lawsuit against organisers

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Several lawsuits - the largest of which was filed on behalf of 450 people - attempt to hold MGM legally liable for the shooting, which killed 58 people and injured hundreds more. This lack of preparation, they argued, caused additional injuries, both from trampling and gunfire, as attendees tried to flee the fairgrounds. While Live Nation declined to comment, MGM said in a statement to NPR: "The incident that took place on October 1st was a awful tragedy perpetrated by an evil man. Read More »

Vermont State Parks invites you to turn Black Friday green

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Instead of waking up at the crack of dawn to jostle among the hoards at big box stores and shopping malls searching for cheap deals on consumer goods, why not #GetOutside in a Vermont State Park? Learn more at tobogganrun.com. REI is once again taking a stand against Black Friday. -Everyone who posts a photo or participates in the scavenger hunt will be entered into a grand prize drawing for a gift pack from the outdoor gear retailer REI in Castleton. Read More »

Hammond: nurse pay rise dependent on 'pay structure modernisation'

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In a statement, Sir Malcolm said: "The extra money the chancellor has found for the NHS is welcome and will go some way towards filling the widely accepted funding gap". Nurses and other NHS staff may have to wait even longer for the seven-year public sector pay cap to be lifted. Earlier this month, NHS England boss Simon Stevens said that without more money for the NHS, the number of patients waiting to be admitted to hospital in England to have surgery will rocket to five million by 2021. Read More »

Group: Pledge to ease Yemen blockade falls short

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It added the decision would take effect from November 23, Reuters reported. In 2015, Saudi Arabia led a coalition of nine African and Middle Eastern countries including Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Qatar, to reinstate President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi's government in Yemen. Read More »

Coffee more likely to benefit health than harm it

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Reassuringly, harms were not apparent apart from during pregnancy when coffee drinking was linked to low birth weight, premature birth (in the first six months of pregnancy) and miscarriage. To overcome these limitations, we plan to conduct a randomised controlled trial in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease to see if coffee works as a treatment to reduce the risk of the disease progressing. Read More »

Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani Are Spending Thanksgiving Together

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Gwen Stefani may be happily in love now, but she hasn't completely forgotten what it's been to like to go through heartbreak. I don't understand it'. Gwen appeared on The Tonight Show on November 21 to promote her new holiday album called You Make It Feel Like Christmas , and she shared the thoughtful gift she's picked out. Read More »

Delhi: 4-year-old assaults classmate at Dwarka school, case registered

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Later in the night, the child began to cry and revealed to her mother that her classmate had unbuttoned her trousers in the classroom and used his finger to assault her. The girl tried pushing him away but to no avail, and could not ask for help as no staff member was around. The girl's mother has alleged that the school management did not take the matter seriously and neither acted on the parents' complaint. Read More »

Essential Oils in Cinnamon Burns Body Fat

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When the adipocytes were treated with cinnamaldehyde, it resulted in increased expression in several enzymes and genes that have a hand in boosting lipid metabolism . "So, any energy-consuming process usually turns off the moment the body doesn't need it". With obesity becoming an increasingly problematic issue worldwide, researchers have been looking at improving fat-burning processes in humans, and cinnamaldehyde could be the first step towards achieving this. Read More »

WPX Energy Sees Unusually High Options Volume (WPX)

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Wpx Energy Inc (NYSE: WPX ) as of recent trade, has shown weekly upbeat performance of 2.77% which was maintained at 18.34% in 1-month period. The rating was initiated by Wells Fargo with "Outperform" on Thursday, October 22. 89,665 are held by Wellington Grp Incorporated Llp. Salem Invest Counselors has invested 0% of its portfolio in WPX Energy Inc (NYSE: WPX ). (NASDAQ:CTXS). Read More »

Sugar firms 'covered up cancer link'

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The statement continues: " The study in question ended for three reasons, none of which involved potential research findings: the study was significantly delayed; it was consequently over budget; and the delay overlapped with an organizational restructuring with the Sugar Research Foundation becoming a new entity, the International Sugar Research Foundation ". Read More »