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Food and Drug Administration is now weighing whether to approve MDMA as a treatment for PTSD. When tried with 26 veterans and first responders with PTSD, it helped many of them, investigators found. Participants reported some side effects, such as headache, fatigue, and muscle tension. Side effects were seen regardless of dose. Although the results look promising, it's important to remember the limitations of the study.
  • Yale rescinds honorary degree it awarded Bill Cosby

    Yale rescinds honorary degree it awarded Bill Cosby

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    An honorary degree is "the highest honor the University of SC can bestow", and recipients do not need to be alumni, faculty or otherwise associated with the university, according to the university's policies. Cliff Huxtable on the top-rated family sitcom " The Cosby Show ", is now a prisoner in the suburban Philadelphia mansion where the encounter with Constand occurred.
  • Windrush scandal is 'shameful'

    Windrush scandal is 'shameful'

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    In recent decades, though, many had been refused medical care in Britain or threatened with deportation because they could not produce paperwork proving their right to reside in the country, even though they had an automatic right to do so.
  • Breast cancer screening failure may have cut lives short

    Breast cancer screening failure may have cut lives short

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    He said a computer algorithm failure was to blame, which meant women who had just turned 70 were not sent an invitation for a final scan as they should have been. A fix was put in place on 1 April, with Mr Hunt saying no women were at risk from the error going forward. It was escalated to ministers in March by PHE following an urgent clinical review, with the Government told the error should not be made public to ensure existing screening services were not overwhelmed.
  • Novo Nordisk profit gets a boost from diabetes onslaught

    Novo Nordisk profit gets a boost from diabetes onslaught

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    It has underperformed by 29.81% the S&P500. Roundview Capital Llc decreased its stake in Novo ( NVO ) by 50.03% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Citigroup maintained the shares of CNI in report on Friday, October 2 with "Neutral" rating. The company rating was upgraded by JP Morgan on Friday, December 29.
  • Rajasthan Royals Win Toss, Opt To Bowl vs Delhi Daredevils

    Rajasthan Royals Win Toss, Opt To Bowl vs Delhi Daredevils

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    Two batsmen, Rishabh Pant (306 runs) and the newly-appointed skipper Shreyas Iyer (257 runs) have contributed near 46% of the runs scored by the team's batsmen. It was despite Rahane scoring a 65 and Samson hitting a 40 as they didn't get support from other batsman. And now, they will face inconsistent Rajasthan Royals at home, who will be hoping to repeat the same way they performed against KKR, to notch up a much-needed win.
  • Volunteers needed to install smoke alarms into local houses

    Volunteers needed to install smoke alarms into local houses

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    Even if you already have a smoke alarm in your home or apartment, Jeffersonville Fire Department Sgt. Justin Ames said the Red Cross' initiative is a good reminder to check and test them. The Red Cross provides training and the needed equipment. He said they plan to move to a new area this year. "Fire safety is of utmost importance, and it starts with having working smoke alarms in the home", State Fire Marshal Jim Greeson said.
  • 'The Voice' Recap: The Top 11 Perform Songs Picked By The Fans

    'The Voice' Recap: The Top 11 Perform Songs Picked By The Fans

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    This week on The Voice , it's also "fan week". Team Adam: Sharane Calister - She sang "Hero" by Mariah Carey and dedicated the performance to her sister. Team Alicia: Christiana Danielle - She performed "Umbrella" by Rihanna with a twist of jazz. She gave it her all, delivering a strong vocal as well as a compelling emotional performance.
  • (MRK) Stake Boosted by Willingdon Wealth Management

    (MRK) Stake Boosted by Willingdon Wealth Management

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    In total 14 analysts cover Merck & Company (NYSE: MRK ). The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 26.49%. CHE's SI was 929,800 shares in May as released by FINRA. (NYSE: MRK ). Keybank National Association Oh holds 1.66 million shs or 0.54% of its capital. A recent analysis by Cowen & Co., for example, found Merck's pipeline to rank in the bottom quartile among its pharma peers.
  • Theresa May changes course on tax havens after facing Commons defeat

    Theresa May changes course on tax havens after facing Commons defeat

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    The decision was seen as a victory of deputies, speaking for the fight against money laundering and tax evasion. The matter of imposing a public beneficial register has been discussed for some time, with the Bermuda Government generally pointing out that the island has maintained a register of beneficial owners for over 70 years, and provides the information at request.
  • KKR beat RCB by six wickets in IPL clash

    KKR beat RCB by six wickets in IPL clash

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    Opener Quinton De Kock , who has scored 194 runs so far, would like to carry on with his good performance. He could've gotten a wicket had he appealed more vociferously and reviewed a caught behind decision against Virat Kohli . That could prove to be a crucial point, with Kohli on 24 then. But Mumbai Indians lost their top three inside the powerplay, scoring at only run-a-ball.
  • Workers' Day: APC tells labor to sustain talks on minimum wage

    Workers' Day: APC tells labor to sustain talks on minimum wage

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    He expressed optimism that the Federal government Committee on Minimum Wage which is now conducting public hearings across the six geo-political zones in the country will soon conclude its assignment and a new national minimum wage bill will be transmitted to the parliament by the president.
  • Analysts Ratings for Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

    Analysts Ratings for Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

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    Bernard Selz decreased its stake in Oxford Lane Cap Corp (OXLC) by 7.13% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm now has a $89.00 price objective on the biopharmaceutical company's stock. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley given on Monday , November 9. Since January 2, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 19 insider sales for $40.38 million activity.
  • California, 17 Other States Sue Trump Administration to Protect Fuel Emissions Standards

    California, 17 Other States Sue Trump Administration to Protect Fuel Emissions Standards

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    She also said that if the Trump administration continues to weaken fuel standards, there will be "additional lawsuits ". The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. EPA's conclusion triggered the formal process of dialing back the Obama-era rules, which aimed to slash carbon dioxide emissions from cars and light trucks by boosting fuel economy to a fleet average of more than 50 mpg by 2025.
  • INSECURITY: Buhari approves recruitment of more policemen

    INSECURITY: Buhari approves recruitment of more policemen

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    President Buhari, who is in the USA on the invitation of the American President, Donald Trump , revealed that additional security measures are being put in place to check cases of insecurity in Nigeria. Buhari thanked the US for its commitment to fighting terrorism and says USA action has helped his country a lot. He thanked the United States for "giving us the aircraft that we asked for", adding "We're even more grateful for the presence of USA military advisors in Nigeria".
  • Pair of pelicans crash Malibu graduation ceremony

    Pair of pelicans crash Malibu graduation ceremony

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    Footage shows the bird even nipping at the hand of an officer who dared to get too close. Amid screams, laughter and general "shoos" from those nearby, the bird made a decision to take in the festivities from a closer vantage point, landing next to one student on stage who couldn't stop laughing.
  • Diseases from mosquitoes, ticks on the rise — CDC

    Diseases from mosquitoes, ticks on the rise — CDC

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    Another 2017 report, entitled The Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change , also warns that seasonal patterns and warming are expected to not only lead to earlier seasonal tick activity but may also speed up mosquito biting rates, accelerate the mosquito life cycle, and decrease the time needed for an infected mosquito to transmit West Nile Virus .
  • Russians Protest Ban On Telegram App During Traditional May Day Parade

    Russians Protest Ban On Telegram App During Traditional May Day Parade

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    Telegram's founder maintained it does not store user encryption keys, so cannot hand them over. According to the FSB, the app was also used by the terrorist cell that carried out the April 2017 attack in the Russian city of St. "Our country is destitute, it's a really poor country, where nobody has any prospects". And those people say "You're behaving badly on your internet, so we'll gobble it up".
  • Tony Award Nominations Promise Clash Of Big Brands

    Tony Award Nominations Promise Clash Of Big Brands

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    SpongeBob has taken Broadway by storm and is also up for 12 trophies. " Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" received 10 nominations Tuesday, including Best Play . Chita Rivera and Andrew Lloyd Webber were announced as recipients of special Tony awards for lifetime achievement in theater. In its first week of previews on Broadway in April, the Harry Potter stage show smashed the box office record for a non-musical show.
  • How Does Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Stack Up Right Now?

    How Does Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Stack Up Right Now?

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    Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc decreased its stake in Conocophillips (COP) by 42.27% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. ( MRK)'s stock declined 4.63%. Therefore 45% are positive. (NYSE:MRK) on Monday, September 21 with "Overweight" rating. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of MRK in report on Wednesday, April 12 with "Market Perform" rating.
  • High carb intake could lead to earlier menopause

    High carb intake could lead to earlier menopause

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    While early menopause is linked to a higher risk of heart disease, depression and bone degeneration, it also protects women against some forms of cancer, including ovarian, breast, and endometrial. The research was published in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health and the women were asked what their typical diet contained. Similarly, omega-3 fatty acids found in oily fish, also stimulate antioxidant capacity in the body.
  • Shufro Rose & Co LLC Maintains Stake in Tri Pointe Group INC (TPH)

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    MSCI Inc. ( NYSE :MSCI) has risen 59.43% since April 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 32.48% the S&P500. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans has invested 0% in TRI Pointe Group, Inc . Affinity Advisors Ltd Liability Co holds 0.04% of its portfolio in TRI Pointe Group, Inc . ( NYSE :MSCI). 8,474 are held by Pnc Serv Gru. Amalgamated Bankshares, a New York-based fund reported 21,686 shares.
  • James Shaw Jr. becomes hero twice - the second time as a fundraiser

    James Shaw Jr. becomes hero twice - the second time as a fundraiser

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    Police said about 20 people were in the Waffle House at the time of the shootings . "And (they) spoke of your daughter and her friend, and said they were singing gospel songs". His bond was set as $2 million, the television station said. In this photo released by the Metro Nashville Police Department, Travis Reinking sits in a police vehicle after being arrested in Nashville, Tenn., on Monday, April 23, 2018.
  • Delhi doctor shot at, victim suspects his brothers behind attack

    Delhi doctor shot at, victim suspects his brothers behind attack

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    Nagar claimed he also fired from his licensed pistol, Deputy Commissioner of Police Romil Baaniya said. Hans Nagar was seriously injured in the incident, the police said, adding that he is undergoing treatment at a hospital in Gurugram. At least 30 rounds were fired; the doctor, too, got off 13 shots from his licensed pistol, injuring two assailants. The auto bore 16 bullet holes and the bullets also hit the walls, trees and the road at the crime spot there were so many bullet marks.
  • Pompeo Urges Gulf Unity in Apparent Attempt to End Qatar Spat

    Pompeo Urges Gulf Unity in Apparent Attempt to End Qatar Spat

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    Iran destabilizes this entire region. "They know if they enter military conflict with Iran, they will be hit multiple times", he says in comments during a meeting with workers, according to his website. During his first tour of the Middle East as secretary of state, Pompeo rehashed false allegations against Iran and repeated Washington's threat of quitting the Iran nuclear deal if the accord is not fixed.
  • Fire Weather Watch In Effect Sunday For Northern Arizona

    Fire Weather Watch In Effect Sunday For Northern Arizona

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    Firefights had to knock down that fire. Multiple brush and grass fires were reported in Olmsted County Sunday. Pine Island Fire Department, Olmsted County Sheriff's Department and Oronoco Emergency Responders were on scene. "Burn bans may be in effect for your area", the NWS warns. The high temperature today is expected to reach 82 degrees, and wind gusts could reach more than 40 miles per hour, the NWS reports.
  • These five lifestyle habits may add over 10 years to your life

    These five lifestyle habits may add over 10 years to your life

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    Researchers also found that US women and men who maintained the healthiest lifestyles were 82% less likely to die from cardiovascular disease and 65% less likely to die from cancer when compared with those with the least healthy lifestyles over the course of the roughly 30-year study period.
  • Watch Westworld season 2, episode 2 online

    Watch Westworld season 2, episode 2 online

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    Anthony Hopkins makes an appearance, Arnold tells Ford that Dolores is not ready, and Ford suggests that he's too attached to her. In another scene, likely set some time after the first scene in the episode , Dolores is playing piano at what appears to be the retirement party of a sick James Delos, Logan's father.
  • Wilder admits that he will

    Wilder admits that he will "definitely" fight Joshua soon

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    They then returned with a counter offer of £35m [$50m] for Joshua but were not willing to discuss the details of the proposal - leaving the heavyweight duel dead in the water. Hearn has talked about Joshua facing Miller before Wilder. Hearn added: "If we can't get Wilder then we would definitely want Miller next". Wilder is confident that this fight will happen, and it will happen outside the United Kingdom, telling reporters that "it's just a matter of time".
  • Half not told of delayed diagnosis

    Half not told of delayed diagnosis

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    The Department of Health has said that any woman who has had a CervicalCheck smear test, "and where her GP feels she should have a further test as part of her reassurance", will be able to have one. The Health Service Executive (HSE) says the audit of 206 cervical check results is nearing completion . The line will open between 9.00am and 6.00pm.
  • Row erupts over RJD chief Lalu Prasad's discharge from AIIMS

    Row erupts over RJD chief Lalu Prasad's discharge from AIIMS

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    Earlier today the All India Institute of Medical Sciences ( AIIMS ) referred Lalu Prasad Yadav back to Ranchi hospital saying he is now stable and fit to travel. However, AIIMS authorities said the medical board constituted for his treatment had found considerable improvement in his condition and the decision to discharge him was taken on the basis of the board's recommendation.
  • European Union will push back if hit with USA tariffs

    European Union will push back if hit with USA tariffs

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    He argued that it did not eliminate the possibility Iran might make nuclear weapons, but merely postponed the moment. The sapling, taken from a World War I battle site in north-east France where about 2,000 USA troops died in the Battle of Belleau Wood fighting a German offensive, was a gift from Macron on the occasion of his state visit to Washington .
  • Mourinho confident Man Utd star won't be quitting Old Trafford

    Mourinho confident Man Utd star won't be quitting Old Trafford

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    It was very classy from Manchester United . Mkhitaryan did not celebrate at the home of his old club, but his Arsenal team-mates went wild after spending most of the game on the back foot. "I wait a bit more", he added. "It will be the third year of the manager (at the club) so we have to try to win the league". They were then joined by current United boss Jose Mourinho , as three of the Premier League's most successful managers posed for photos near the dugouts at Old Trafford.
  • Beddingfield High School chorus group involved in bus crash

    Beddingfield High School chorus group involved in bus crash

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    Chief Barry McRoy told WCIV , an ABC affiliate in Charleston, S.C., the crash happened around 1:10 a.m. on I-95 near MM 68. He said the bus was carrying about 30 students and adult chaperones back to Wilson. The chorus is from Beddingfield High School in Wilson. South Carolina State Troopers say they are still investigating the accident. "They opened up their cafeteria for us to sit, offered to cook us breakfast and even contacted the local band director to meet us there".
  • IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad defeat Rajasthan Royals by 11 runs

    IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad defeat Rajasthan Royals by 11 runs

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    Good news for Rajasthan will be the return of Shane Warne. Williamson had a control % of 100 against every Royals bowler except K Gowtham and Jofra Archer, who had combined figures of 8-0-44-5. Rajasthan Royals , playing on their home ground would want their star players Ben Stokes and skipper Ajinkya Rahane to fire with the bat. MS Dhoni's men have used their experience to consistently win games in the last over.
  • Toxic caterpillar outbreak risks fatal asthma attacks, officials warn

    Toxic caterpillar outbreak risks fatal asthma attacks, officials warn

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    This year, the Forestry Commission began treating trees in a "control zone" around the infected area with biopesticides, which use viruses or bacteria that mostly harm the target pest. Adult OPMs will emerge from the pupae in mid to late summer. The public must, therefore, call the Forestry Commission once they notice nests in their own trees and to call a health care provider in cases of serious allergic reaction .
  • Obasanjo urges Nigerians to vote Buhari out of office

    Obasanjo urges Nigerians to vote Buhari out of office

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    Buhari is billed to meet Trump on Monday at the White House and IPOB believes such time is a great opportunity for Trump to help them get their members released. Another source from the party who is a senator reportedly said the party was looking for a candidate that " would be accepted by Nigerians as an alternative to Buhari ." .
  • Mumbai bounce back against CSK

    Mumbai bounce back against CSK

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    The CSK skipper is looking unsafe Krunal bags a brace And it's Krunal Pandya , again, who strikes. Ambati Rayudu who looked in good form scored 46 before being caught in the 11 over. Bravo and Billings fell in quick succession as Raina managed some good hits to take CSK's score to 169 for five in 20 overs. Mumbai went after him with short ball.
  • Dino Recall: Low Turn Out Not Our Fault, INEC Reacts

    Dino Recall: Low Turn Out Not Our Fault, INEC Reacts

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    Osaze-Uzzi, however, said Melaye's recall process would not be affected by his absence or presence. After announcing the results, he declared, "I Professor Ukertor Gabriel Moti, affirm that the information on verification of signatures to the petition for the recall of Senator Dino David Melaye of Kogi West Senatorial District has taken place on this day, 28th day of April 2018, and that the verified signatures is 5.34 percent of the total number of registered voters in the constituency and ...
  • Salah dazzles but five-star Liverpool gives Roma lifeline

    Salah dazzles but five-star Liverpool gives Roma lifeline

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    Salah's curling effort nestled into the top corner with such accuracy his manager Jurgen Klopp labelled it "a genius strike". "At the behest of Liverpool , club officials will join Roma , UEFA and the relevant Italian police and security services to discuss specific ongoing concerns".
  • Greatest Royal Rumble match of the night

    Greatest Royal Rumble match of the night

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    They added they "would like to confirm [their] total disapproval of this, in the shadow of [our] commitment to eliminate anything that goes against the communities values". The advertisement in question, as well as video in the arena when it was shown, can be seen below. The incident came as the ultra-conservative kingdom is gradually loosening restrictions on public entertainment, and shines a light on the difficulties the monarchy will face as it try to open its society without violating ...