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Power second in Indycar Toronto practice

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Pagenaud was happy for Newgarden, his teammate, but he wished the caution had come at a different time. "I love beating Hinch in Canada", Newgarden joked. We got it right, but it was all about managing the race after that. Michael Andretti has won here seven times from 1989-2001, while the now defunct Newman-Haas team also won seven races from 1989-2004. Read More »

Funeral for NY trooper killed while responding to domestic dispute

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Cuomo said in a news release. Nichole Walters , age 27, in a photograph from her Facebook page. They said the suspect is an active-duty soldier in the U.S. Davis , the Troop K Centennial Open House scheduled for July 15, 2017 has been rescheduled. State troopers regularly assist county and municipal police officers in responding to and investigating criminal incidents throughout Northern New York. Read More »

Giroud close to Gunners' decision

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They would have scored far more goals had it not been for a fine display from Sydney keeper Andrew Redmayne, an Arsenal fan who once had a trial at the Emirates. Arsene Wenger is tipping Danny Welbeck to have a great season for Arsenal next term. While this match is a friendly, to use an old cliche there are no friendly matches in football. Read More »

Bastille Day: Macron thanks US for WWI support

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On social media, many users blasted Trump's comments, calling them "creepy" and "inappropriate". " You're in such good shape ", the Trump said , eyeing Brigitte up and down. After leaving France on Friday, Trump tweeted a photo of himself with Macron at the parade. Demonstrators, waving flags and carrying placards denouncing Trump's policies, marched in the streets as Trump was welcomed by French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday. Read More »

Human cases of West Nile Virus confirmed in Nebraska

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The bird, an American crow, was discovered by a resident in East Santa Cruz near Soquel Avenue and Morrissey Boulevard. In Grey Bruce, the presence of the mosquito that can carry West Nile virus was confirmed in the Blue Mountains area as the result of an investigation into standing water. Read More »

DNA Double Feature: Scientists Replay Movie Stored in Molecules

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Then they used a powerful new gene-editing technique, Crispr , to slip this sequence into the genome of a common gut bacteria , E. coli . They delivered the GIF into the living bacteria in the form of five frames: images of a galloping horse and rider, taken by English photographer Eadweard Muybridge , who produced the first stop-motion photographs in the 1870s. Read More »

Sudan's Bashir 'suspends sanctions talks with US'

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However, she added the administration needed more time to review the situation and determine whether it was appropriate to lift the sanctions. Bashir "issued a presidential decree ordering the suspension of the committee that was negotiating (the lifting of the sanctions) with the United States until October 12", the official news agency SUNA said, quoting a presidential decree. Read More »

3D printing helps ETH Zurich scientists create beating silicone heart

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One problem with artificial hearts is that metal and plastic mechanisms can be hard to integrate with tissue, or damage the blood due to their unnatural movement style. After that, the material can no longer withstand the strain. The heart is only a proof of concept, and now won't last longer than 3,000 beats - which equates to around half an hour - but the team intends to improve the strength of the material in further iterations. Read More »

Texas Army veteran's dying wish is to hear from you

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Army veteran Lee Hernandez , 47, suffers from a debilitating stroke condition that has been deemed terminal after three brain surgeries were unable to pinpoint the cause. "It really uplifts him". Hernandez has lost his vision but his wife reads the text messages out loud to him. Ernestine says her husband is a "fighter" and has "beaten the odds and his strong will keeps him going". Read More »

AAP to back Meira Kumar in Presidential battle

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Mr. Singh said the AAP was also backing Ms. Kumar because the Opposition had a major role to play in the country's politics in the present circumstances. Some opposition parties, including the JD (U), Telangana Rashtra Samithi, the YSR Congress and the Biju Janta Dal, have extended support to Kovind's candidature. Read More »

Sensex, Nifty close flat; manages to avoid correction

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The Sensex ended at 32,020.75 points - down 16.63 points, or 0.05 per cent, from its previous close at 32,037.38 points. At 3.30 p.m., the NSE Nifty slipped by 5.35 points or 0.05 per cent to provisionally close at 9,886.35 points. Other Asian markets ended mixed today and European stocks were subdued as investors digested Fed Chair Janet Yellen's measured comments on the second day of her testimony before Congress and looked ahead to major earnings and data releases from the US for ... Read More »

Harmful Chemicals Found In Most Mac And Cheese Products, Study Finds

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The chemical comes into the products from packaging and the equipment that is used for manufacturing the products. It said that food , drugs and beverages, and not toys, were the primary source of exposure to phthalates. Executive Director Mike Belliveau says phthalates were detected in all mac 'n cheese powders. Nine of the cheese products tested were made by Kraft, the Times article said. Read More »

GLP sold to Chinese bidder for $16b

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It is also 25 per cent more than GLP's last traded price on Wednesday before the shares were suspended. Read the rest of the story here. GIC said it is supportive of the transaction. "The deal is about the biggest China land play and the Chinese don't want it to go to United States private equity", he said, referring to the losing bidder, Warburg Pincus. Read More »

Beyonce posts photos of newborn twins

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Surrounded by flowers and wearing a draping purple gown and a long, striking aquamarine veil, she simply captioned the stunning shot, " Sir Carter and Rumi 1 month today". In the video , Jay-Z opens up about how his marriage to fellow artist Beyonce nearly ended, the toll that took on them both, and how they began to recover. Read More »

Recent Analysts Ratings AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research , is 2. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April 25th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $19.96 per share, for a total transaction of $199,600.00. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . Read More »

Mob attacks Noida housing society after maid 'beaten up' for theft

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Local villagers on Wednesday protested inside the Mahagun Modern society in Noida's Sector 78 against the alleged beating up of a domestic help by one of the residents. Meanwhile, the residents of the society remained indoors, and were not able to send their kids to school or get their maids in. Police had detained 45 people after identifying them using CCTV footage at the housing complex. Read More »

Nurses escorted from Tufts Medical Center before strike Wednesday morning

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The union said that Tufts needs to start putting its patients and staff first, claiming they are the lowest-paid nurses with the worst pensions in the city. And, managers said in a statement, the move by union nurses to return to work Thursday is a publicity stunt staged to incite media coverage. "The pay and retirement benefits at Tufts just aren't competitive", union co-chair Barbara Tiller said in a statement. Read More »

United Kingdom criticised over 'suppressed' extremist report

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In a statement released to Parliament on Wednesday Amber Rudd said she would not be releasing the report, commissioned by Theresa May , on "national security" grounds. Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas also blasted the Home Office's refusal to publish as "completely unacceptable". "It seems like the government, yet again, is putting our so-called friendship with Saudi Arabia above our values". Read More »

NY welcomes Bollywood, all set for IIFA 2017

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On Wednesday, the festivities of the IIFA awards began by ringing in the Nasdaq stock exchange bell at the Times Square. "We also have a special tribute to AR Rahman". "We have a great orchestra from NY, and our own band... With two leading players from the entertainment space coming together for the awards gala, the teams promise to magnify its scope and amplify its vision to reach out to Indian cinema lovers across the world". Read More »

Counting steps via smartphones reveals intriguing clues about obesity

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This gender step gap, however, varied quite a bit from country to country. The researchers weren't surprised to find that men tended to walk more, on average, than women. Of course, that data only represents an average of all the users in each country. Tim Althoff, one of the researchers, said: "For instance, Sweden had one of the smallest gaps between activity rich and activity poor ... Read More »

Demonetization: Still counting number of returned notes, says Urjit Patel

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The Committee, headed by former Union minister and senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily had summoned the RBI governor to clarify doubts about demonetization. "We have made a decision to buy some more counting machines", sources quoted him as saying, the Hindustan Times reported. On November 4, 2016, four days prior to the demonetisation announced by the PM, currency with the public was Rs 17.97 trillion. Read More »

Health officials warn of newly confirmed tick virus in southern Indiana

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The DOH believes a local resident came in contact with a tick in May. "I want people to know it's out there". "We were all just talking about it cause it's such a big concern with all the woods around here". Department of Health and Human Services officials say there have been significant increases in many tick-borne diseases this year . Since 2000, there have been 24 confirmed cases. Read More »

Trump to rendezvous with French President Macron in Paris for Bastille Day

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Air Force One, the presidential jet, lifted off on schedule (at 7:49 p.m. EDT) Wednesday evening from Joint Base Andrews, outside the nation's capital. "We will talk about all the issues which are of interest to us both, including those about which we have disagreements when we have them, but also a lot of the issues on which we are working together - the terrorism threat, the crises in Syria and Libya, and a lot of issues which are of interest to us both", Macron said . Read More »

Biglia in aeroporto, raggiungerà in serata Auronzo di Cadore

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Per sostituire Biglia vicino al Milan , la Lazio pensa a Lucas Leiva in scadenza nel 2018 col Liverpool: è l'altro nome in pole insieme ad Arslan . Scuro in volto, l'argentino non ha rilasciato dichiarazioni, salutando all'esterno dell'hotel che ospita la Lazio i membri dello staff tecnico e il team manager Angelo Peruzzi. Read More »

Yemen cholera outbreak tops 300000 suspected cases

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About 40 percent of the suspected cases and a quarter of the deaths were among children under 15, particularly the malnourished. Older adults, pregnant women and people with chronic health conditions were among the greatest risk for death. The epidemic has been able to spread as more than half of Yemen's health-care facilities are no longer functional because of the ongoing war between the Saudi-backed government and Iran-aligned rebels. Read More »

Darjeeling: Parties firm on strike amid HC rap

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Sharma of Gorkha Rajya Nirman Morcha, and Pratap Kanti of Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League, a source close to the GMCC said. SDO, BDO and DM offices in Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts would be gheraoed on Thursday. Meanwhile, the Calcutta High Court on Tuesday pulled up the Centre and state over the indefinite strike. Though the GJM , which is spearheading the agitation, and other hill parties said he had been shot by the police at Sonada area, police officials denied receiving reports of ... Read More »

BJP Office In Kannur Vandalized Hours After Attack On CPI-M Rally

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Pictures released by ANI showed police and fire officials trying to control the fire and the situation. The office is located at Perumba near Payyannur. In May this year, a 32-year-old BJP activist, who was an acused in murder case of CPM activist Dhanaraj, was hacked to death. The BJP Payyanur constituency Mandalam office (Mararji Bhavan) and the RSS Karyalayam situated at Payyannur town were vandalised and set afire allegedly by the CPI (M) activists, last night. Read More »

Consumer inflation in June at record low of 1.54%

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Economists in a Reuters poll had predicted inflation to ease to 1.7 per cent last month. The corresponding provisional inflation rate for rural area was 1.59% and urban area 1.41% in June 2017 as against 2.30% and 2.13% in May 2017. Reports said that drop in food and oil prices dragged down the consumer inflation in June. The inflation for clothing and footwear eased to 4.17% in June 2017, while the CPI inflation of fuel and light was flat at 4.54% in June 2017. Read More »

Coffee Lovers Rejoice! Your Daily Coffee Could Help You Live Longer

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In the 1970's two studies found that drinking one to five cups of coffee a day could increase your risk of a heart attack by 60 percent. A piping cup of cappuccino, hot espresso, or iced latte, name your fuel and rejoice because believe it or not, drinking coffee reduces your risk of death . Read More »

West Nile virus detected in mosquitoes in Boston

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There are no reports of people being infected, but the Health Unit says the virus is definitely in the area, and they're warning you to take precautions against getting bitten. West Nile virus has been detected in the state every year since 1999. "However, some people develop a life-threatening illness that includes inflammation of the spinal cord or brain", according to the clinic's web page on the disease. Read More »

100-year-old woman says wine keeps her going

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Originally from Massachusetts, Bearse ran a restaurant in Lagrange in her younger years, eventually moving to ME calling it "beautiful". Now, she has very handy advice for anyone looking to live as many years as her: "Don't take any baloney!" Bearse says she also likes her wine . Read More »

Sens. Schumer, Booker renew call to fund Gateway Program

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Trump's proposed federal budget does not include money for the Gateway project . A huge railroad and transit project to build new bridge and tunnel capacity for travel between NY and New Jersey would receive a whopping $900 million next year if Frelinghuysen has his way. Read More »