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French president Macron to remove emergency security rule 'this autumn'

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The outgoing president Francois Hollande imposed the state of emergency in November 2015 following the attacks on Paris . Rights watchdogs have said French authorities are abusing antiterrorism measures to curtail legitimate dissent. Macron has also signaled he might roll back France's welfare system. Most of the militant attacks in the Sahel region originated in Mali, which was almost overrun by an alliance of separatist and Islamist insurgents until the French military intervened in ... Read More »

This health blogger poisoned herself while streaming live

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The 26-year-old woman, known by her surname Zhang, can be seen on video of the livestream animatedly munching on the enormous waxy-looking leaves. However, she realises that something is terribly wrong. This plant is intended only to beautify the space and in no case for consumption. Aloe vera is generally used in smoothies. The plant that she had bitten into was Agave American. Read More »

Court Says Trump Can't Delay Methane Rule

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This was one of the groups that sued to stop the EPA. The oil and gas industry lobbied heavily to pare down methane regulations, arguing that requiring them to report leaks and fix, replace or add equipment would drive up expenses at a time when commodity prices are at historic lows. Read More »

Kittel wins stage, Froome and Porte crash

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But Thomas said he wasn't sure where to position himself along the route now that he is in yellow. But he is not planning to hold onto it for ever: The team's goal is for three-time champion Chris Froome to be wearing the jersey when the Tour rolls into Paris on July 23. Read More »

Plane crashes in Murray County

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The cause of the crash is still under investigation. The condition of the pilot has not been released at this time. Alleyne said it will take many pieces to come together before a full picture of what happened can be determined. The plane had one man on board, Schroeder said. The plane crashed near Piney Hill Road and Old Highway 411 in Ramhurst, according to officials. After searching the area, officials confirmed they found four people dead. Read More »

Pope Francis Backs Charlie Gard's Parents

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Judges at the European Court of Human Rights concluded that further treatment would "continue to cause Charlie significant harm", in line with advice from specialists at Great Ormond Street. The shift in the Vatican's position on the matter happened as demonstrators descended on Buckingham Palace on Sunday to protest the ECHR decision. "We are really grateful for all the support from the public at this extremely hard time". Read More »

China's Caixin manufacturing PMI rises in June

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China's manufacturing activity recovered in June with firms reporting slightly stronger increases in production and new orders. And this breaks that chart down to a more granular level, looking at the performances of individual nations over the same period. Read More »

Indonesian aid helicopter crash kills 8 rescuers

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Officials in Indonesia have confirmed eight people were killed when a helicopter crashed while heading to help residents near an erupting volcano. Sileri Crater at Dieng Plateau threw up cold lava, mud and ash when it erupted without warning at around 11.30am local time when there were about 17 visitors around the crater. Read More »

Passenger train derails near Steilacoom; no serious injuries

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Sunday. Passengers are being provided alternate transportation. Four cars of the train, which was carrying around 200 passengers, derailed on Sunday afternoon near Chambers Bay. There have been no reports on the cause of the derailment. It was feared that fuel leaking from the train could contaminate the waters. Chambers Bay is some 40 miles from Seattle and less than 25 miles from the capital, Olympia. Read More »

US Lifts Electronics Ban on Some Flights After New Security

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USA officials are pushing overseas airports to beef up security on laptops and similar items after intelligence reports warned that terrorist groups may be capable of hiding bombs in such machines. Etihad is the only airline that operates direct flights from Abu Dhabi to the United States. "If you are planning to travel to the U.S. in the near future, we wanted to let you know that you can now take all your electronic devices on board our United States flights from Abu Dhabi". Read More »

Jeremy Corbyn to address anti-austerity march in London

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We've seen that not just in the election, but since. Mr Watson said the Labour leader now has "a highly enthused PLP [parliamentary Labour party] around him to take him through the years ahead". The protest comes after Labour lost the election with 55 fewer seats than the Conservatives. The motion was defeated by 101 votes to 322, with most Labour lawmakers following the party line and abstaining. Read More »

All-Time Low Birth Rate Has Some Fearing 'National Emergency'

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According to the study, the birth certificates represent 99.96 percent of all births in the country as of February 16, 2017. National Center for Health Statistics' report publishes this Friday said that the number of teen-aged moms is decreasing continuously from the past year, the report suggests that teen moms record consecutively falling and the record has reached to the lowest level, the report also said that it could become the long-term trend in the modern world. Read More »

Global CD-DVD drives market insights shared in detailed report

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This report also includes Automotive Anti-lock brake system (ABS) import/export, Automotive Anti-lock brake system (ABS) supply chain relationship 2011-2016, Automotive Anti-lock brake system (ABS) consumption ratio, Automotive Anti-lock brake system (ABS) revenue and gross margin by regions/countries (United States , EU, China, and Japan) on Automotive Anti-lock brake system (ABS) market scinario. Read More »

Miss. 'clean coal' plant ends work as costs soar

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Shareholders have already lost $3.1 billion on the $7.5 billion plant. "With natural gas or any other product". If "Mississippi Power does not ultimately obtain rate recovery of the $3.4 billion ..., Southern Company and Mississippi Power would be required to recognize a charge to income in the second quarter of 2017 for those unrecovered costs, in addition to any other costs required to be incurred", the SEC filing says. Read More »

Police Pull Over Driver Who Towered Objects On Roof

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The various objects spilled over the sides of the roof and even dangled over the back window. "Trooper Iannone of Troop G prevents a potential accident from occurring this morning", police said. Police say the van presented a hazard to other drivers on the road. Police explained driving with items strapped to the outside of a vehicle can be risky for other drivers. Read More »

Higher childhood IQ linked to longer life, say researchers

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A team of researchers at the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom sought to improve understanding of this association by going beyond the age of 40 and closely examining various causes of death. They discovered that by the age of 79, having a high IQ lowered the risk of dying from heart disease, stroke, cancer, and respiratory diseases. Similarly, smarter people are more likely to follow other healthy practices, have a better handle on their health care, and be less likely to work ... Read More »

An Agreement on a State Budget

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Roger Katz, a Republican, to increase the state lodging tax from 9 percent to 10 percent in October to help pay for the additional education funding. "At this point, we need to do our jobs and that means Democrats and Republicans coming together in both the House and the Senate and passing a budget before the current biennial budget expires" at midnight, Gideon told reporters. Read More »

Baby Doe killer gets life sentence

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While talking about how Bella's life would have been, Amoroso said he thought his daughter would have excelled in college, and he could imagine her being a "well-mannered" mother who loved children. The case broke open in September 2015 when Rachelle admitted to a friend that Bella was dead and not, as she had told others, taken away by the state's Department of Children and Families. Read More »

Spectranetics (SPNC) Analysts See $-0.31 EPS, Metro-goldwyn-mayer Has 1.41 Sentiment

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While looking at the SMA values of The Spectranetics Corporation (SPNC ), the 200 simple moving average (SMA) is considered a key indicator by traders and market analysts for determining the overall long-term trend. The Spectranetics Corporation develops, makes, markets and distributes single-use medical devices used in minimally invasive procedures within the cardiovascular system. Read More »

When Katrina Kaif had predicted the failure of THIS Ranbir Kapoor-starrer

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Ranbir Kapoor expressed his confidence in Kat. It was earlier reported that two stills from the sets of Anurag Basu's upcoming action comedy adventure film Jagga Jasoos got leaked in which Govinda sports an unrecognisably quirky avatar while sharing the screen space with the lead actors - Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif . Read More »

Tour de France 2017

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Three times Tour de France victor Chris Froome has signed a contract extension that will keep him at Team Sky until the end of 2020, Sky said on Friday. "And to think I thought they were warming to me because of my efforts to learn French and speak it in press conferences", he jokes. "The preparation this year has been really different", he said through a translator. Read More »

Steelers CB Artie Burns Arrested In Miami

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Court records reveal the 2016 first-round pick failed to pay $1,012.20 in traffic tickets. One of the tickets he failed to pay cited him for driving 130mph in a 60mph zone. Burns was the 25th overall pick in last year's draft and had a strong spring as he looks to take a step forward in Year 2. The Steelers have declined to comment on Burns's arrest. Read More »

Sinkhole swallows up auto in downtown St. Louis; no injuries

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Thankfully he wasn't inside the vehicle because shortly after, a part of the street collapsed and the auto fell in. As they left the YMCA after a workout, Westerberg told the newspaper, he didn't see his Toyota Camry anywhere. No one was hurt in the street collapse, but the basement of the nearby Railway Exchange Building was flooded with 2 to 3 feet of water due to the water main break. Read More »

Respect for Charlie's parents, Paglia

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But Friday, his parents, Chris Gard and Connie Yates, said their son will be disconnected from life support at the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London. The parents said hospital personnel told them they could not arrange transport for Charlie and, when the parents offered to pay for it, the parents said the hospital personnel told them that was not an option. Read More »

D. Griffin on Knicks' list to replace Phil

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Phil Jackson was sacked Wednesday as Knicks president, just days before start of free agency. The Knicks have however begun gathering information on Griffin, the report said. He's working with Tim Leiweke, the former CEO of Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment, on finding a new president. Ujiri has five years left on his pact with the Raptors and could require a first-round pick as compensation. Read More »

Cops Accused of Cover-Up in Laquan McDonald Shooting

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An independent journalist sued the city for the release of the police dashcam video of the incident in 2015, the release of which sparked protests, the firing of police superintendent Garry McCarthy and an eventual federal probe into the department. Read More »

'Batgirl' Alicia Silverstone Doesn't Think 'Wonder Woman' Deserves The Hype It's Getting

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The superhero epic made $135.4 million ($US100.5m) in its opening weekend in the US. "It has to be " Wonder Woman ". Wonder Woman has overtaken Mamma Mia! to become the biggest ever live-action film by a female director. Her earlier alleged rate of $300,000 United States dollars is for sure a hefty sum but many accused the film's producers of underpaying the their female star when her fee was compared to reports that Henry Cavill , star of 2013's Superman Man of Steel film, ... Read More »

Yoga can trigger musculoskeletal pain, worsen existing injuries

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But researchers have cautioned that yoga can also cause injuries and even aggravate an existing injury. The study followed over 350 yoga devotees, or "yogis" across two studios in New York City. People who had yoga-related musculoskeletal pain rated their pain between two and five (on a scale of zero to ten). Its injury rate is surprisingly high: one in 10 participants suffer musculoskeletal pain as a result of those asanas (that's "poses", to the uninformed). Read More »