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Illness Associated With Sprouts Served at Jimmy John's

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Jimmy John's made the decision for its 2,727 locations after an investigation in the past 24-hours indicated that sprouts purchased from two growers in Minnesota, originating from two common seed sub-lots, could be linked to the seven food illness complaints. Read More »

Nigeria Wants AfDB's West Africa Regional Office In Abuja

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He noted that the Bank had evolved into one of the most efficient vehicles for Africa's economic development and integration. The first tranche of $600 million has been fully disbursed and utilised and in my discussion with the project implementation teams which is sector by sector, I'm satisfied that the funds have been dutifully deployed. Read More »

Flu Can Be Transmitted By Just Breathing, New Study Says

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Researchers with the University of Maryland and other institutions are behind a newly published study that details how easily the influenza virus can be transmitted. "Our study reinforces that so if they are really sick, you would want to stay home, don't go to work, don't go in public spaces, stay off public transportation don't go to the grocery store and that should reduce the likelihood of transmitting the flu ", she said. Read More »

CHAN: Nigeria beat Libya to keep qualification hopes alive

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The only shot on target in the first-half came on the half-hour mark when Libyan Mohamed Aleyat's free-kick was saved by Nigeria goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa. Moments later, Faleye's cross found Ogbugh, whose header was too weak to trouble Libya goalie Nashnush. "The same focus we had preparing for Equatorial Guinea is what we will use for our next two opponents (Nigeria and Rwanda) because they are good sides", Al-Maryami told the media after their first match. Read More »

Adolescence is now the ages of 10 to 24, say experts

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In most industrialized countries, the average age for a girl's first menstruation has fallen by four years in the past 150 years - half of girls now get their period by 12 or 13 years old. The researchers also argue that puberty is now starting earlier in life, meaning the definition of adolescence should follow. That used to happen around age 14, but thanks to good health and nutrition has started to happen as early as 10. Read More »

What can you do if you have faulty cancer gene?

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Even so, researchers believe a programme to test all women over 30 could result in up to 17,000 fewer ovarian cancers and 64,000 fewer breast cancers . Roughly one in every 370 people has Lynch syndrome . The long-term use of oral contraceptives reduces the risk for ovarian and endometrial cancers, and the effect is especially evident in smokers, the obese and those who exercise infrequently, a new study found. Read More »

Mother and daughter shot dead while immunising kids from polio in Pakistan

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A mother and daughter polio vaccination team were gunned down on Thursday in Quetta as they were immunizing children, police said, the latest deaths in Pakistan's long campaign against the disease. "Certain enemies of Pakistan do not want us to eradicate polio from our country but let me tell them our resolve can not be defeated by such cowardly acts of terrorism", she added. Read More »

Congress scrambles to avert government shutdown

Cornyn, whose state is home to an estimated 120,000 children whose immigration status leaves them at risk of deportation, was working behind the scenes Thursday with lawmakers from both parties seeking way to forge a deal that the White House could accept, according to news accounts from Washington , D.C. Read More »

Bikram hot yoga not better than regular yoga

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A study published in the journal Experimental Physiology found that yoga was beneficial regardless of whether it was done in a hot room or at ambient temperature. The team analysed 80 participants and randomised to one of three study groups after preliminary screening. In the normal-temperature Bikram group, 14 participants completed the same classes except that their rooms had a normal temperature of 23°C. Read More »

Uphold Prejudices When Addressing Iran Nuclear Deal

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Senior US administration officials said last week that Trump will work with European partners on a follow-on agreement that enshrines certain triggers that Iran can not exceed related to ballistic missiles. Guterres called for concerns relating to the implementation of the nuclear deal "to be addressed through the mechanisms established by the agreement", Dujarric said. Read More »

Patriots Favored to Win Super Bowl LII Entering Championship Sunday 1/18/17

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He was recalling the atmosphere at Lincoln Financial Field on Saturday, when the Eagles earned a berth in Sunday's NFC championship game against Minnesota with a 15-10 victory over Atlanta . We've reminded you several times that no host city's team has ever played in a Super Bowl . Although Foles had captured the starting spot to begin with, he was ultimately replaced by Keenum late in the season. Read More »

Brother picks up cremated remains of October 1 gunman

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Paddock's brother, Eric Paddock, flew to Las Vegas for just a few hours to pick up the remains. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg, who announced last month that Stephen Paddock had died from a self-inflicted gunshot to the mouth , gave a brief statement to the newspaper about the remains. Read More »

Thielen limited in practice Thursday

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Stephen had 28 tackles and one sack in 15 games during the regular season. Meanwhile, Thielen missed practice with a lower back injury. "I'm good", Thielen told Chris Tomasson of the Pioneer Press . Corner Mackensie Alexander was limited with a rib issue. Another backup, defensive tackle Shamar Stephen , was held out Thursday for the second straight day with knee and ankle injuries. Read More »

NFC Title Game: Minnesota Vikings at Philadelphia Eagles

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Minnesota's revamped offensive line that helped them win the NFC North isn't the same unit that was together for most of the regular season. On the flip side the match up between Case Keenum and the Eagles defense should be as essential to this game as the Eagles defense has a huge confidence boost holding Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons to just ten points. Read More »

Universal blood test for cancer one step closer

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Be that as it may, they have far to go. The researchers will now embark on a wider-scale study before CancerSEEK can be made commercially available, beginning with a study involving 10,000 healthy individuals created to assess whether the test can predict who ultimately develops cancer . Read More »

Group proposes tougher drunk-driving threshold

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Currently, every state in the country has a.08 blood-alcohol concentration threshold. Utah recently passed a law lowering the state's threshold to.05. "If it's something that'll be helpful, we should consider it for public safety", he said. Burbank resident John T. Woods supports the idea. "Looking at BAC levels and how they're measured, you'd have women who could not have one glass of wine and be able to drive a auto afterward". Read More »

Court dashes IPOB hopes, says group lawfully proscribed, tagged terrorist

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The judge sacked the argument by IPOB's lawyer, Mr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor , who had contended that since IPOB was not registered in Nigeria, but in some other countries, that it could not be sued in Nigeria. The Presidency also issued proscribed the group which was challenged in court. Five Governors of the South East States equally towed the line of the Nigerian Army by also proscribing activities of the group in all the South Eastern states. Read More »

Children hurt after vehicle ploughs into packed Copacabana Beach

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According to reports, at least 15 people have been injured after a auto plowed into a crowd in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro, Sputnik reported. Police officers have reportedly found plenty of unknown medication inside of the crashed vehicle. The vehicle came to a stop when it reached the sand, after apparently crossing over a wide sidewalk that runs between the beach and a busy road, knocking over several people in its path. Read More »

A Blood Test For Common Cancers Could Be In The Works

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Many of these tests are created to detect a single kind of cancer by spotting tumour-associated mutations in DNA sequences found floating freely in the blood. Maitra and others point to caveats, however. For five of these cancer types - ovary, liver, stomach, pancreas and esophagus - there are no screening tests available for people of average risk. Read More »

Concussions not necessary for CTE to develop

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The team then used dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI to study mice with head injuries. " The results may explain why approximately 20 percent of athletes with CTE never suffered a diagnosed concussion". Until now, the focus was on any concussions they received. First, researchers-including Lee Goldstein, MD, PhD, and Ann McKee, MD-examined four brains from teenage subjects who had sustained head injuries one, two, 10 and 128 days before death. Read More »

Samsung launches Galaxy On7 Prime with Samsung Mall

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The Samsung Galaxy S9 features a 5.9-inch Super AMOLED display with 18:9 aspect ratio and a resolution of 2960×1440 pixels. It is packed with 4GB RAM or 3GB RAM with 64GB or 32GB storage which is expandable up to 256GB with microSD. The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime is now retailing for Rs. 13,900 in India. Samsung is early waiting for the launch of its Galaxy S9 in order to overlap the sales graph of Apple's newly launched iPhone X which gave a massive growth to the company. Read More »

Trump's doctor says president 'healthy,' has no cognitive issues

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Jordan also chaired the U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform, now named the Jordan Commission in her honor, that called for limiting family migration to children and immediate family members, introducing the E-Verify employment system and promoting a skills-based system of entry. Read More »

Cuomo agency offers options to offset fed income tax hit

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Cuomo . If you hear a lot of "we can not move forward on anything until the study is complete" coupled with a lack of any details about the study's progress, you will know that Cuomo is just playing politics and does not want to actually see marijuana legalized in New York State. Read More »

Trump's Mar-a-Lago club cited for serious violations

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The resort underwent emergency repairs to pass inspection in November, the newspaper reported. "We take food safety very seriously and all of the minor adjustments were made immediately", said a spokeswoman for the Mar-a-Lago Club, CNN reports. Read More »

Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Chevron Corporation (CVX)

It has underperformed by 7.47% the S&P500. (LNN) by 8.61% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Qv Investors Inc sold 33,798 shares as Chevron Corp (CVX)'s stock declined 3.45%. Mathes Co invested in 5,425 shares. Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)'s short interest is 21.86 million shares, or 1.15% of the float. They expect $1.19 EPS, up 440.91% or $0.97 from last year's $0.22 per share. Read More »

Patriots on alert for Jaguars' aggressiveness on fourth down

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The Patriots have been known as a team that could not get pressure on quarterbacks this season. This is the good place for Jaguars fans! Led by future Hall of Famer Tom Brady , who is well on his way to a third MVP award, the Patriots are looking to become the first team to win back-to-back championships since doing it in 2004-2005. Read More »

March and Candlelight Vigil Held to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

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It was senior Ellen Ogilvie's first time participating in Community Outreach Day, but she enjoyed the opportunity to meet new people and work on projects "that help people we don't think about too often". "Everybody needs a good meal to stay healthy", she said. At the Martin Luther King Center, they're spreading a different kind of nourishment. People from all walks of life marched, in solidarity. Read More »

10 deaths linked to flu as illness becomes widespread in NH

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In California, 80 percent of flu cases are caused by a strain of influenza virus labeled H3N2, which is resistant to vaccines. Most importantly, young children especially benefit when we all get the flu vaccine. He added that is it crucial people do not go into the ER for the common cold or flu. "Maine tends to be slower than the other states in getting the flu, and the season tends to last later". Read More »

White House doctor gives Donald Trump clean bill of health

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Asked how Trump could have such a good health report despite not exercising or having a good control of what he eats, Jackson commented: "It's called genetics". President Donald Trump at Geno's Steaks in Philadelphia. The doctor said he had " absolutely no concerns " about Trump's cognitive abilities. The media attacked Jackson, asserting that Trump eats McDonalds and doesn't stay mobile, questioning the validity of the evaluation. Read More »

Donald Trump's overall health is excellent: Doctor

At 6-foot-3 and 239 pounds, the 71-year-old president had a blood pressure reading of 122/74 and a resting heart rate of 68 beats per minutes. He said that as far as he knows, Trump is not now engaging in any specific exercise at all. He says he hopes the president draws some lessons from his story. He recalled that the president was on Sudafed days leading up to the December 6 speech where he discussed moving our embassy and appeared to slur his words. Read More »

NAF aircraft destroys Boko Haram vehicle workshop,kills many

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The goats belonged to some of the IDPs. Ibrahim was not able to confirm to CNN over the phone whether terror group Boko Haram is believed to be behind the attack. Resident David Maigrai supported Ularamu's account and added: "They burnt several shops and many homes". Air Vice Marshal, Olatokuno Adesanya, Director of Public Relations and Information, in a statement, said a NAF Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) platform had previously discovered that Boko Haram vehicles were ... Read More »

Second Case Of Measles Confirmed

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The IDPH says the people considered to be close contacts of the two infected people are being contacted by health departments as an investigation is conducted to find all possible areas of exposure. Most people are vaccinated against measles routinely in childhood and are not at a high risk of contracting the virus, the health department said. Officials say those exposed to measles include passengers on United Airlines Flight 5314 on January 10, as well as people in the University of ... Read More »

Rats! Humans possibly caused Europe's 14th century plague

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However new study appearing from of the University of Oslo and University of Ferrara indicates human "ectoparasites" may become more inclined to own caused the epidemic. "The classic example is the rat-flea transmission, " said lead study author Katharine Dean , a research fellow at the University of Oslo who studies infectious disease www.washingtonpost.com reported. Read More »