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Allegations of 'Improper Conduct' Hit Rubio's Office

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He launched an investigation along with his general counsel and found "sufficient evidence" that Reed "violated office policies regarding proper relations between a supervisor and their subordinates". He said "the appropriate Congressional and Senate administrative offices" would be informed of the firing Monday morning. Rubio said he would not release further details to protect the privacy of the victim. Read More »

Robert Mueller's team reportedly talked to Facebook for Russia investigation

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Mr. Trump also said Mr. Mueller had been interviewed to return as the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation the day before he was appointed special counsel in May, The Times reported , citing the two people. The report comes as Mueller moves ever closer to interviewing Trump himself. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would "love" to be questioned under oath by Russian Federation collusion prosecutor Robert Mueller , saying it could happen in the coming weeks. Read More »

Carson Wentz spotted at practice without a cane for first time

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The Eagles offense was handed to Nick Foles , a purported one-year wonder under Chip Kelly who's flaws had been exposed. Nick Foles has been Philadelphia's starting quarterback for the past five games, including the postseason. "I 100 percent believe I'll be back better than ever, stronger ever, and with no looking back", Wentz said. "Obviously you guys want to talk about, 'Are you learning to protect yourself?' We. Read More »

Suspected Flu Deaths in Alabama

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To help prevent the flu the C.D.C. says to avoid close contact with others and stay home when you're sick. The fever should be gone without the use of fever-reducing medicine. The Alabama Department of Public Health also has a flu information page, and you'll find it HERE. "We administer flu vaccinations in the flu season of October through May", said Nurse Starke. Read More »

Chinese scientists say 'no plan' to clone humans after successful monkey trial

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They are named after the Mandarin term for the Chinese nation and people. The two newborns are now being bottle fed and are growing normally. They expect more macaque clones to be born over the coming months. Besides the research leading to human clones, observers have pointed to other ethical issues surrounding the cloned monkeys, such as the health issues that have been associated with cloned animals in the past. Read More »

Maharashtra: 12 killed after mini-bus falls into river in Kolhapur

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Just then, another speeding vehicle suddenly came in from the opposite lane, causing him to lose control and the minibus rammed into the stone barriers before plunging into the river, around 100-feet below. The bus was carrying members of Kedari family from Balewadi near Pune city and Nangre and Warkhade families from Pirangut in Pune district, a police officer said. Read More »

RCCNZ assists search for Kiribati ferry

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The Fiji Search and Rescue was co-ordinating the search also involving Air Kiribati and local vessels. The 17 metre inter-island ferry, with an estimated 50 people on board, was due in to Betio, Tarawa, more than a week ago. The vessel was only recently reported overdue, according to New Zealand authorities. New Zealand's Rescue Coordination Centre said on Saturday it has sent a military Orion plane to assist in the search of an area of ocean approximately the size of Britain. Read More »

Greer Officer Involved Shooting Investigated

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Miller drove on. He abandoned and ran from the vehicle near railroad tracks at Big Four Street and East 16th Avenue, and was caught by officers, police said. It remains unclear what lead to the Barnes's actions. List was not injured in the incident and has been placed on administrative leave. Police were called to the 600 block of Carroll Drive where a 45-year-old man was stabbing himself with a knife. Read More »

Camels Banned From Beauty Contest After Getting Facial Fillers

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The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival's website has a section explaining the " standards of camel beauty ". Having full lips and large features are essential to achieving camel celebrity status. 44 of 26/7/1434 AH". Saudi men stand next to camels as they participate in King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in Rimah Governorate, north-east of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Jan. Read More »

How North Korea will spark a global arms race

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The sanctions primarily target Chinese and North Korean trade companies, shipping firms and vessels, as well as the Ministry of Crude Oil Industry. Trump's administration, back in September previous year, went on to present a proposition to the United Nation's Security Council where he requested the authorization of the U.S. Read More »

Bears burned in California wildfires treated with fish skin bandages

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Two bears badly burned in the Southern California wildfires in early December were treated by wrapping the burned areas with fish skin, resulting in fast healing of the burns. Inspired by a Brazilian practice, the team chose to use sterilized tilapia skin sutured over the wounds as a temporary second-skin. The high collagen level in the skin helps with healing, and it was fairly affordable. Read More »

Flu activity increases across New Mexico | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

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The order allows pharmacists to administer flu vaccines to children from 2 to 18. That means that about 35 percent of those who get the shot and are exposed to the flu will have no symptoms. Cuomo has directed the Department of Health to work with healthcare associations to take action against the flu and coordinate on issues of hospital capacity and surge planning". Read More »

Three Times The Flu Deaths in Britain

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Bao-Zhong Wang. There were 68 confirmed cases of flu-related hospitalizations reported , down from 221 cases for the second week in January, and 288 cases in the beginning of the month. From a separate database of hospital admissions, they found 332 Ontario residents age 35 and older who were hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction 1 year before or after lab-confirmed flu. Read More »

Sydney Sevens: Day One, Wrap

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The Aussies led by 10 points at half-time but found themselves trailing with two minutes to go, until a Tom Lucas score propelled them ahead by three points. "I thought there was some really good rugby played but our lows, we were just ill-disciplined at the wrong times and made some really poor decisions defensively I thought, which tomorrow you come into quarter-final days and it's going to hurt you". Read More »

DeMarcus Cousins suffers a reported season-ending Achilles' injury

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Cousins already had a triple-double (15 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists) before the injury, but he could be facing a lengthy absence. Before various news outlets confirmed that Cousins will be out for the year, Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry spoke to the media , and was visibly devastated. Read More »

California flu deaths jump from 74 to 97

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But, as public health officials are emphasizing, getting the flu shot is still the best way of protecting yourself from the flu, and reducing the severity of the virus if you contract it. Of the 17 people who died from the flu last week, 10 were 65 years or older, four were 50 to 64 years old, and three were 18 to 49. "We do not yet know how effective this year's vaccine will be", Foo said, "but the message is still the same - get vaccinated now". Read More »

CDC: 37 Children Dead As Flu Epidemic Spreads Nationwide

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Flu activity in California is starting to decrease, but the state has been one of the hardest hit since the beginning of the season. This year's flu vaccine proved more effective against three influenza strains, but the fourth- H3N2 proved challenging. Read More »

Parents initiating teens to drinking a bad idea

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Parental supply of alcohol to adolescents is associated with increased odds of alcohol-related harms, and there is no evidence to support the view that parental supply protects from adverse drinking outcomes, according to a study published online January 25 in The Lancet Public Health . Read More »

32 deaths have been attributed to the flu in CT

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A lot of them had not received a flu shot , officials said . "Individuals under a physician's care for chronic medical conditions and those seeking a flu shot for children under the age of three years are asked to obtain a prescription for flu immunization from their private physician". Read More »

Denton County Public Health reports fourth, fifth flu-related deaths

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Another restriction enacted until further notice is that only two adults can visit a patient at a time. "It's impacting our entire health care community, including all emergency rooms and outpatient care facilities". "People of all ages, ranging from the young to the elderly, are being impacted". More than half of the 2,014 hospitalizations have occurred among individuals 50 years and older, Dukes said. Read More »

Mosquitoes Remember Threats And Avoid Them In Future

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Unfortunately, West Nile mosquitoes didn't show the same learning abilities as the other mosquitoes. Mosquitoes can learn to associate an odor with a mechanical shock similar to a swat-and then avoid that scent in the future-new research suggests. Read More »

CM Siddaramaiah called Amit Shah 'brainless'

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BJP president Amit Shah took forward his "corruption and minority appeasement" strategy in poll-bound Karnataka by stating that chief minister Siddaramaiah was "synonymous with corruption" and alleging that the state government was protecting the killers of Hindu activists . Read More »

Number of people with flu in Wales 'the highest since 2010-11'

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Getting a flu shot protects you but also those around you who may be particularly vulnerable to the flu. Editor's note: This story initially stated 1,200 flu-related deaths had been reported in a week. Flu shots are available at pharmacies, including Walgreens and Wal-Mart, and other local doctors. The Department of Health has also been directed to stay in with the Centers for Disease Control to ensure NY continues to have adequate flu vaccines . Read More »

Earnings on the Doorstep For AbbVie Inc

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Cqs Cayman Lp who had been investing in Netease Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $42.61B market cap company. Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 494,676 shares of company stock worth $47,237,938. The rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets to "Market Perform" on Friday, June 10. The stock of AbbVie Inc. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, August 5 report. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez move to Man United not because of money - Mourinho

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Even when it became apparent their rivals had entered the running, Premier League leaders City were still willing to walk away rather than pay a total package they considered over the odds. This game could represent the debut of Alexis Sanchez for Manchester United , after he completed a move from Arsenal earlier this week. "I'm very happy with the extension obviously, and I think the team also". Read More »

New Blood Test Can Detect Eight Types of Cancers

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The test "has the potential to be a one-stop, safe screening test for multiple tumour types that should have high community acceptance", Jeanne Tie, Associate Professor at the institute was quoted as saying. For example, the test obtains 100% detection of stage 1 liver cancer, but only 20% at this stage for stomach cancer. "Circulating tumor DNA mutations can be highly specific markers for cancer". Read More »

Two dead, 14 injured in Isil attack on children's charity

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Attaullah Khogyani , spokesman for the regional Nangarhar governor, said the attack started at 9.10am local time, shortly after staff would have arrived at the office. In a statement, the charity said: " Save the Children condemn this attack in the strongest possible terms". Attacks against aid workers must never be tolerated and have a direct impact on the children we work to protect. Read More »

South Texas Sees Uptick in Zika Birth Defects

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Government health officials warned Thursday that many pregnant women infected with Zika may have fallen under the radar, and they're seeing an uptick in birth defects in areas that saw local Zika activity. Of those, about half were born with microcephaly or other brain abnormalities; 20 percent had neural tube defects and other early brain abnormalities; 10 percent had eye abnormalities; and 22 percent had nervous system damage, such as joint problems and deafness. Read More »

Dog Sustains Life-Threatening Burns After Owner Dyes Her Coat Purple

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A Pinellas County animal shelter is warning people not to dye their pets' hair with dye intended for humans after an adorable Maltese-mix dog suffered life-threatening injuries. It took three-months for the dog to show any sort of recovery after consistent pain medications, antibiotics, honey treatment, scab and bandages. To the staff's horror, Violet's skin started to peel off due to the chemical burns from the dye. Read More »

Jimmy Wong Just Dragged Logan Paul Out For His BS PR Stunt Video

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The new video ends more than three weeks of silence on Paul's account on YouTube. He traveled to New York City and had the chance to speak with Dr. John Draper, the director of National Suicide Prevention Lifeline . Consider again the above-mentioned Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, itself a common suicide location. After saying that the suicide forest video violated its policies, the online video giant sharply limited its business relationship with Paul, putting planned collaborations ... Read More »

Censor board clears Padmaavat for screening across Pakistan

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Despite protests and across the country over the release of Padmaavat , media reports say that fans have not stopped themselves from watching the movie in Mumbai . The petitioner said that the Centre, Haryana and Punjab governments and the Chandigarh administration have been made party in this case. Girish Johar, The Film business and trade analyst also said the similar story. Read More »

Abbvie INC (ABBV) Holding Has Lifted by Capital Research Global Investors

Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc who had been investing in Abbvie Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $168.66 billion market cap company. Investors of record on Friday, January 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.71 per share. Note, this compares with a consensus analyst forecast of 1.44 in earnings per share for its next fiscal quarterly report. Read More »