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Atlanta Police Maj. Michael O'Connor had previously stated in a news conference last month that Cunningham failed to obtain a promotion to branch manager and met with his supervisor to discuss the issue one week before he went missing. "He told several co-workers that he was and that he was expecting this promotion". Cunningham is an epidemiologist at the Atlanta-based federal agency.
  • Family files lawsuit over lost embryos at Cleveland hospital

    Family files lawsuit over lost embryos at Cleveland hospital

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    Embryos - fertilized eggs - are stored individually. The spokesman, Tom Becker, confirmed a Washington Post report of the March 4 incident. Dr. Kevin Doody, lab director at the Center for Assisted Reproduction in Texas and past president of the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, told The Associated Press that the almost simultaneous storage failures are "beyond stunning" but appear to be "just a bad, bad, bad coincidence".
  • INX Media case: CBI asks for 15 day custody for Karti Chidambaram

    INX Media case: CBI asks for 15 day custody for Karti Chidambaram

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    The court also rejected Karti Chidambaram's plea seeking allotment of a separate prison in Tihar Jail saying that in view of social status of the accused and his father, he can not be treated different from the other accused. In its March 9 order, the high court had also made it clear that if the special court granted Karti bail in the corruption case registered by the CBI, the ED will not arrest him till the next hearing before the high court on March 20.
  • Lung Disease Killing Dentists in Mysterious Cluster, CDC Report Says

    Lung Disease Killing Dentists in Mysterious Cluster, CDC Report Says

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    Seven of the patients had died, Newsweek reports . But that's still a strikingly high rate - it's 23 times higher than what would be expected based on the number of dentists in the USA population. Paul Casamassimo, chief policy officer of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Pediatric Oral Health and Research Center, told CNN . Meanwhile, in April 2016, a dentist from Virginia was diagnosed by IPF, and during his treatment at the specialized clinic, they found that several other ...
  • Six Nations Title Assured As Clinical Ireland Hunt Grand Slam In London

    Six Nations Title Assured As Clinical Ireland Hunt Grand Slam In London

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    Since Johnny Sexton's miracle drop goal in Paris, Ireland have made the most of their second chance in the 2018 Six Nations Championship. I was a bit alarmed how everybody was trying to play down the need to win with four tries to stay in contention for the tournament after Ireland's excellent win over Scotland earlier.
  • World Health Organisation warns of mystery killer Disease X

    World Health Organisation warns of mystery killer Disease X

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    The objective behind including "Disease X" as the 9th disease is not to scare everyone, but to spur public health officials into action to prepare for every infectious disease threat. "It may seem unusual to be adding an "X" but the point is to make sure we prepare and plan flexibly in terms of vaccines and diagnostic tests". "There is a need to assess the value, where possible, of developing countermeasures for multiple diseases or for families of pathogens", it said.
  • Irish group wanted over more alleged scams in Queensland

    Irish group wanted over more alleged scams in Queensland

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    Police were aware of 12 offences which had been committed since January and Superintendent Fleming said the remaining four may have travelled interstate to avoid police. "That information has been shared with our colleagues at Border Force". In general, Fleming said that the individuals appear to be targeting "small businesses and the elderly".
  • EPL: Aguero out of Manchester City's game against Stoke

    EPL: Aguero out of Manchester City's game against Stoke

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    City have seen a truly extraordinary turnover and a massive increase in revenue streams since Sheikh Mansour took up the reins back in 2008, and are now the team with the fourth-biggest income in world football. "It's a long time here and he is playing at a high level". He's a huge competitor. "He is shy, he doesn't speak too much, but on the pitch he is a guy who never hides in tough conditions when the game is not going well".
  • Steph Curry had the best reaction to Davidson's surprise tournament berth

    Steph Curry had the best reaction to Davidson's surprise tournament berth

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    Davidson is in the championship for the first time in the conference after losing in the semifinals the past three seasons. It's not something we really know for sure. Aldridge leads in rebounds with 7.8 while Gudmundsson tops in assists with 5.2. The Rams will now await their likely NCAA Tournament marching orders, having snapped the two-game losing streak that ended the regular season but without the championship they coveted.
  • False information travels much faster than the truth on Twitter

    False information travels much faster than the truth on Twitter

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    When they looked at who was spreading the wrong stuff, they found it was ordinary users of social media. The now-notorious Internet Research Agency - often referred to as a "troll farm" - was reportedly not founded until around 2013 , leaving half of the researchers' data free of its influence.
  • Marco Reus signs new Dortmund deal until 2023

    Marco Reus signs new Dortmund deal until 2023

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    The Germany worldwide, 28, has been linked with several top European clubs in his career, but is now committed to Dortmund until 2023. The 28-year-old joined Dortmund from Borussia Mönchengladbach in 2012 for a deal worth €17 million and has since scored 92 goals in 194 games.
  • President Trump Holds

    President Trump Holds "Listening Session" on Violent Video Games

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    Canada and Mexico could be offered a 30-day exemption from Donald Trump's planned tariffs on steel and aluminium imports according to the White House . "My message on trade wars is simple: This is going to hurt Nebraskans, it's going to hurt farmers and ranchers, and it's going to kill jobs". It said the United States "will injure others and harm itself".
  • San Diego State-New Mexico,2nd Ld-Writethru

    San Diego State-New Mexico,2nd Ld-Writethru

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    In the win over Utah State, the Lobos were attacking on both ends of the court and just wore out an Aggies team. The Aztecs promptly ripped off an 8-0 run in less than a minute, capped off by a 4-point play by Max Montana. Utah State came into the game leading the overall series with New Mexico 22-9. Not sure if they can do that vs. San Diego State but it will be interesting to see.
  • Euthanasia judgement: With verdict, SC focuses on 'dignity', rights

    Euthanasia judgement: With verdict, SC focuses on 'dignity', rights

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    However, the decision has not been welcomed in some quarters. Kerala Catholic Bishop Conference president Archbishop Soosa Paikam said the verdict was "painful" and would have disastrous consequences. Parliamentarian Baijayant Jay Panda, who moved a Private Members Bill regarding passive euthanasia in 2016, told YourStory, "I've long supported the right of terminally ill patients to die with dignity , should they wish to, instead of lingering on in pain".
  • Browns GM John Dorsey makes 'real' statement with three impact trades

    Browns GM John Dorsey makes 'real' statement with three impact trades

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    With AP Photo.Two people familiar with the deal say the Miami Dolphins have agreed to trade Pro Bowl receiver Jarvis Landry to the Cleveland Browns for two draft picks. It might even fit together more seamlessly now, assuming (which is always dangerous) the idea is to draft prototypical size and upside in USC's Sam Darnold or Wyoming's Josh Allen and give them the fighting chance this organization never gave Kizer.
  • Japan's finance ministry to admit altering land sale documents

    Japan's finance ministry to admit altering land sale documents

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    A Japanese government worker formerly in charge of negotiations for an under-the-table land sale linked to Japanese first lady Akie Abe was found dead, investigators said Friday. The original document described the land transaction between the ministry and the school operator as "exceptional", but this word was missing in the version made available to Diet members during debate about the scandal previous year.
  • "Black Panther" reaches $1 billion at global box office

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    In the month since its release, " Black Panther " has broken records at the box office and barriers in the film industry. When asked what he could reveal about " Black Panther 2 ", the 44-year-old studio president said: "Nothing specific to reveal, other than to say we absolutely will do that".
  • More than 100 people have contracted HIV, syphilis in Milwaukee

    More than 100 people have contracted HIV, syphilis in Milwaukee

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    The ARCW is the largest provider of HIV treatment in Milwaukee, and Gifford said a "cluster" refers to people who are connected through transmitting it. Tragically this included babies in 2017. 'On March 1st, MHD launched a commuter ad campaign with MCTS to raise awareness about sexually transmitted diseases'.
  • CDC: Nasty flu season appears to be easing up

    CDC: Nasty flu season appears to be easing up

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    GlobalData reports that the real-time strain surveillance relationship of this technology can provide the most effective seasonal influenza vaccine. A total of 2,273 patients have been hospitalized with confirmed cases of flu between August 27, 2017 and March 3, 2018. In particular, H7N9, seen primarily in China but not in the U.S., is most resistant, he said.
  • Cycling Slows Down Ageing by Boosting Immune System, Finds Study

    Cycling Slows Down Ageing by Boosting Immune System, Finds Study

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    The findings included that the cyclists, who were lifetime exercisers and had completed two, long-distance endurance rides prior to testing, preserved muscle mass better than a control group and that their immune systems functioned closely to that of a young adult in the peak of health.
  • Mohammad Shami, accused by wife of infidelity and abuse

    Mohammad Shami, accused by wife of infidelity and abuse

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    Refuting the allegations, Shami that he wasn't sure why Jahan was saying so and said that the possibility of Jahan losing her mental balance can't be ruled out. I've been tortured for the last few years but no one from his family supported me", she told Mumbai Mirror. Shami, in posts on his Facebook page and Twitter handle, has claimed that the allegations were false and a conspiracy to defame him.
  • Tainted chicken salad linked to 105 additional Salmonella cases

    Tainted chicken salad linked to 105 additional Salmonella cases

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    However, the producer, Triple T Specialty Meats Inc. did not recall the chicken salad until February 21. The outbreak strain was identified in two samples of leftover kratom powder from ill people in North Dakota and Utah. On the off chance that you don't recollect the date when you bought chicken plate of mixed greens from Fareway, don't eat it. A great many people tainted with salmonella encounter side effects, for example, looseness of the bowels, fever, and stomach spasms 12 to 72 ...
  • #Showbiz: It's confirmed! Suzy and Lee Dong-wook are dating

    #Showbiz: It's confirmed! Suzy and Lee Dong-wook are dating

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    Lee, meanwhile, is known for playing the Grim Reaper in the tvN series Goblin: The Lonely and Great God . They were reportedly spotted on a date at the Cheongdam district - the same neighbourhood where Shin Hye and Tae Joon were said to be having their dates.
  • Trump Faces Prospect of Embarrassing GOP Loss in Pennsylvania

    Trump Faces Prospect of Embarrassing GOP Loss in Pennsylvania

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    Polls show Saccone with a single-digit lead in a tightening race, and Trump's approval and disapproval nearly even. The first day of deer-hunting season - November 26 this year - is a school holiday in many communities in Pennsylvania , and after the Florida school shooting, Lamb said something true and therefore discordant with national Democratic pronouncements: "There's not one thing we can do with the stroke of a pen or one thing you can ban" to prevent such tragedies.
  • Higher levels of Vitamin D in blood linked to lower cancer risk

    Higher levels of Vitamin D in blood linked to lower cancer risk

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    At the same time, a growing number of proof that it can benefit in other diseases, including some types of cancer. The result reinforce the theory that vitamin D has a role in defending against the risk of cancer, but the authors emphasize that vitamin D may carry additional health benefits too, that were not measured in this study.
  • World Kidney Day observed in SKIMS Srinagar

    World Kidney Day observed in SKIMS Srinagar

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    He hopes by sharing his story, more people will consider giving someone like him, the gift of life. "A kidney is, in my opinion, the most important organ in the body". Especially in the rural set up and more underprivileged sections, even access to modern kidney care is denied to women. The kidneys regulate, sodium, potassium and acid content.
  • Ghana@61:Buhari Congratulates Ghanaians

    Ghana@61:Buhari Congratulates Ghanaians

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    Speaking during the 61st independence celebration of Ghana on Tuesday, Buhari had promised to help to the West African country fight corruption. I am delighted at the warm reception accorded me and my entourage since our arrival in this handsome city of Accra.
  • Delhi HC grants bail to AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal in assault case

    Delhi HC grants bail to AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal in assault case

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    Prakash has challenged the notice issued by the Committee which had asked him to appear before it on Thursday. The court also suggested that the committee should withdraw its March 6 notice in which it had asked Mr. A city court on Thursday extended judicial custody by another 14 days for two AAP MLAs, Amanatullah Khan of Okhla and Prakash Jarwal of Deoli, arrested in the case of alleged assault on Delhi's Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash on the night of 19 February.
  • 12 more flu deaths reported bringing season's total to 276

    12 more flu deaths reported bringing season's total to 276

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    The alarmingly high number of pediatric deaths so far during the 2017-2018 flu season reinforce the need to shift away from the traditional chicken-egg-based approach to mass production of commercial influenza vaccines , according to consultant GlobalData .
  • Sri Lankan PM blames Kandy 'outsiders' for anti-Muslim violence

    Sri Lankan PM blames Kandy 'outsiders' for anti-Muslim violence

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    Life went on as normal Tuesday afternoon in the capital, Colombo , and many other towns and cities, with no signs of increased security. It said the country's security forces "have been suitably empowered to deal with criminal elements in the society and urgently restore normalcy".
  • AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) Shares Sold by Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC

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    The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . Sns Financial Group Llc sold 6,282 shares as the company's stock rose 6.17% with the market. The rating was maintained by UBS on Friday, October 23 with "Buy". Needham maintained Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) on Friday, July 28 with "Sell" rating.
  • Court rules MI woman was unlawfully fired for being transgender

    Court rules MI woman was unlawfully fired for being transgender

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    The EEOC said in a September 2014 lawsuit filed on her behalf that the funeral home violated Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 in terminating her. "We are thrilled for Aimee, and for all trans folks, to be able to announce this win today". Sharon McGowan, a lawyer for Lambda Legal, a LGBT-rights advocacy group, told Buzzfeed that the decision adds to "the overwhelming consensus" of the judiciary that LGBT people are protected under the law, despite the Trump's ...
  • USA drone strike 'kills son of Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah'

    USA drone strike 'kills son of Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah'

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    The Taliban, who ruled the country before being ousted by a US-led invasion in late 2001, have renewed armed insurgency, launching attacks on Afghan military forces and Daesh militants. He said he hoped that parliamentary elections could be held in 2018 and a presidential vote in 2019. On the other hand, a number of Arab states, including Saudi Arabia and Qatar, have formulated plans to gain a foothold in the strategic province through economic and development projects.
  • TPP-11, A History of Disagreements, with Happy Ending?

    TPP-11, A History of Disagreements, with Happy Ending?

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    Eleven Pacific Rim countries signed the revised Trans-Pacific Partnership here Thursday afternoon, finalizing the trade and investment agreement just over a year after the American withdrawal left its fate in question. These governments agreed on its content January 23 and by February 21 its 30 chapters were released to the public. "The signing of the Agreement enables us to move to the next phase".
  • NC officials report 12 new flu deaths, total climbs to 276

    NC officials report 12 new flu deaths, total climbs to 276

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    The three latest deaths includes a woman in her 40's, reported as the first flu-related death involving an individual without underlying medical conditions. There are likely more flu-associated deaths across the state, Mask said. Dr. Mandy Cohen, the state's health secretary, told legislators February 28 that March is likely to have some weeks of continued high activity.
  • Community Focus on Renal Health, Organ Donation

    Community Focus on Renal Health, Organ Donation

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    Yemi Raji, a consultant Nephrologist, University College Hospital, Ibadan (UCHI), says untreated medical condition peculiar to women is the leading cause of increased Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) in Nigeria. Encouraging systematic screening of people who are diagnosed with diabetes and high blood pressure - basically, those who are more prone to CKD. When your kidneys start to fail, they stop producing erythropoietin (EPO) hormone, which is responsible for oxygen-carrying red blood cells.
  • Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Shares Bought by Employees Retirement System of Texas

    Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Shares Bought by Employees Retirement System of Texas

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    At current levels, shares have been seen trading -3.87% away from the 20-day moving average. Capital Southwest Corporation (NASDAQ:CSWC) has risen 16.78% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. Putnam Invs Ltd Liability Corporation, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 603,950 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Management reported 0% stake. Federated Incorporated Pa reported 68,848 shares.
  • XI Officials Are Not Expecting Walkout - But Are Prepared in Case

    XI Officials Are Not Expecting Walkout - But Are Prepared in Case

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    These events are supported by the schools and the district, and students who choose to participate will not be marked absent or disciplined. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos went to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday, to visit with student survivors of the shooting that left 17 people dead on February 14th.
  • Buhari receives FIFA World Cup Trophy, CHAN Eagles, Bobsleigh Olympic team

    Buhari receives FIFA World Cup Trophy, CHAN Eagles, Bobsleigh Olympic team

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    He also received members of the CHAN Super Eagles team and the Bobsleigh Winter Olympic team , whom he commended for their success and show of patriotism for the nation. This is the fourth Global Tour by the FIFA World Cup Trophy , and the third time it would be visiting Nigeria. "Football has a cult followership in Nigeria".
  • Babies who Look Like their Dads are Healthier

    Babies who Look Like their Dads are Healthier

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    The experts also said that all the extra time spent with dad meant the babies were healthier, with fewer cases of asthma and fewer trips to the doctor because of illnesses. "Frequent father visits allow for greater parental time for caregiving and supervision, and for information gathering about child health and economic needs", Polachek said.
  • Cuomo Directs Review Into Power Failures After Winter Storm Riley

    Cuomo Directs Review Into Power Failures After Winter Storm Riley

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    The impact of Friday's nor'easter continues to be felt in parts of the Tri-State area as many people remained without power on Monday. Cuomo says about 26,000 utility customers in a four-county area north of the city are without power. "The widespread power failures after Winter Storm Riley are risky and completely unacceptable, and we will hold these utilities accountable for their failure to quickly restore power to New Yorkers", Governor Cuomo said.