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Dibben wins sixth stage in California, Bennett seizes lead

His time of 28 minutes 45 seconds on a flat course at Big Bear Lake was the fourth-fastest, 18sec slower than British stage victor Jonathan Dibben (Team Sky). I do not know where it came from. "I th...

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How to Be "Tick Smart" and Avoid Tickborne Diseases

Yet as summer approaches, some say the current scare surrounding a tick-borne virus called Powassan is a bit overblown. "I hate to say it, but it really is being hyped right now". The early spring has...

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Education exempted from GST; transport to attract 5% tax

Education exempted from GST; transport to attract 5% tax

He said as a member of the GST council, Odisha had been actively participating in the design of the legislation. "Out of 1,211 items, GST rates on all except six categories have been decided", Fin...

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Abducted Toddler Found In LA; Amber Alert Canceled

Abducted Toddler Found In LA; Amber Alert Canceled

Jerry Rodriguez, chief of investigations at the San Francisco district attorney's office, said the boy's mother reported Thursday that her son had not been returned by his father. They were recently s...

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Man contracts Nevada's first West Nile case of 2017

Man contracts Nevada's first West Nile case of 2017

There were 3 deaths and 43 serious illnesses related to the virus in 2016. Symptoms of West Nile include high fever, confusion, muscles weakness, and a severe headache. They will readily come inside...

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Softbank Invests $1.4 Bn In Paytm At $7 Bn Valuation

Softbank Invests $1.4 Bn In Paytm At $7 Bn Valuation

With this round of investment Paytm is now estimated to be worth $7 billion. We will aggressively move in areas such as lending, financial products, among others as we aim to offer financial inclusion...

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Ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexting case

Ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexting case

As part of his plea deal, he has agreed not to appeal any sentence of 27 months or less, Reuters says. Weiner will have to register as a sex offender and could be sentenced to years in prison, The A...

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2 school bus crashes have killed 2 drivers, injured students

2 school bus crashes have killed 2 drivers, injured students

There were 18 students on the bus. After preliminary investigations, a Lakeshore bus was determined to be carrying 18 students traveling northbound on STH 112 and began slowing to make a left-hand t...

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Amtrak Train Halted Near Chicago For Few Hours Because Shooting Incident Occurs

Amtrak Train Halted Near Chicago For Few Hours Because Shooting Incident Occurs

Klein alledgedly shot Amtrak conductor Mike Case of Homewood at the Naperville Amtrak station. He was aboard an Amtrak train that left Kansas City for Chicago about 9 a.m. Klein seemed disoriented...

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Union: Up to 40K walking off the job at AT&T this weekend

The striking groups - which walked off the job around 3 p.m. - represent four union contracts and include wireless workers in 36 states and Washington, D.C., as well as wireline workers in California...

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Facebook fined £95m for 'misleading' WhatsApp takeover information

Facebook fined £95m for 'misleading' WhatsApp takeover information

The European Commission stated that the "proportionate" fine has been imposed to send a clear signal to all the firms that they must comply with EU competition rules. The fine was imposed after the co...

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Google has another swing at cheap Androids

Now, Google is drawing upon that treasure trove to teach new tricks to its digital assistant, which debuted past year on its Pixel phone and an internet-connected speaker called Home that is try...

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Duterte imposes public smoking ban

Duterte imposes public smoking ban

His executive order, signed this week, and announced on Thursday, outlaws the use of tobacco and electronic cigarettes, in all public spaces, including pavements. Gangs of vigilantes have taken seriou...

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Pak now forming new legal team for Kulbhushan Jadhav's case

Reacting to the order of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case on Thursday, Pakistan said it will not accept the United Nations court's jurisdiction in matters relat...

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Donor angry at failure to move Israel embassy

However, the worldwide community does not recognize Israel's annexation of east Jerusalem , which the Palestinians seek as the capital of a future independent state. The Palestinians want East Jerus...

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India's first womb transplant: Pune woman donates her womb to daughter

India's first womb transplant: Pune woman donates her womb to daughter

None of the doctors, including Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar , Medical Director, GCLI, who is heading the surgery, was available for comment on the operation at the time of going to press. According to Dr...

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Botulism strikes 5 who ate gas station nachos

Botulism strikes 5 who ate gas station nachos

Fox News reported the Sacramento resident is one of five confirmed cases of botulism , with another four suspected. Botulism is a paralytic illness caused by a bacterial nerve toxin, says an ...

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Trump denies that he requested Comey end investigation into Flynn

Trump's critics contend several of his top campaign aides - including onetime campaign chair Paul Manafort, adviser Carter Page and former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn - had suspicious, if ...

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NHS cyber attack: A&Es 'fully open' again

The global cyber-attack has so far swept across more than 100 countries including the United States, Britain, Germany and China. Radiology services at the Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital we...

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REAL ID Finally a Done Deal in Minnesota

REAL ID Finally a Done Deal in Minnesota

The two sides traded budget offers throughout the week, starting to narrow a sizable gap between their proposals while expressing hope they could wrap up a deal in time. But most lawmakers were reliev...

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No info from Pak on Jadhav's condition

It also told Pakistan to give consular access to India. The senior lawyer said that Pakistan had attended the hearing with highest respect for the global court of justice despite the fact that it co...

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President Temer refuses to step down amid corruption chaos

President Temer refuses to step down amid corruption chaos

The new scandal seems unlikely to lead to Temer's resignation, since leaving office would increase his exposure to potential prosecution on obstruction of justice charges. There were no immediate repo...

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Steps to Protect Critical Business Data from WannaCry Ransomware Attack

In March, Microsoft released a security update for supported operating systems which addresses the vulnerability that WannaCry exploits. WannaCry ransomware attack: Microsoft held back the secur...

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Deere profit beats on strong farm equipment demand, shares jump

Deere profit beats on strong farm equipment demand, shares jump

Net sales in equipment operations reached $7.25 billion during the quarter and $11.96 billion for the six months, in comparison to $7.01 billion and $11.9 billion for the same time frames respectively...

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Man who ran over pedestrians was 'hearing voices'

Man who ran over pedestrians was 'hearing voices'

Mayor Bill de Blasio said in addition to the woman killed, another 22 people were injured in the crash. Three others are in serious condition and 15 more are injured following the incident, the city...

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Watch live as House Democrats hold news conference on Trump and Russian Federation

Watch live as House Democrats hold news conference on Trump and Russian Federation

The news conference shouldn't be especially long, but there's plenty to discuss. Complaining about what he said were signs of "political schizophrenia" in the US, Mr Putin said Mr Trump was not bein...

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Consumer Reports 2017 sunscreen ratings

Consumer Reports 2017 sunscreen ratings

They set up free sunscreen dispensers at the Minnesota State Fair. "It's disappointing to see that, although most sunscreens passed our test, one didn't provide the claimed level of protection". Whi...

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Senators search for compromise over House's drastic Medicaid changes

Simpson said he voted for it knowing the bill would not become law without significant changes. Those states would have to make up for the loss of federal funding in order to continue the program ...

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Refugee children traveling alone increased five-fold since 2010

Refugee children traveling alone increased five-fold since 2010

Taken together, 300,000 children travelled alone worldwide from 2015 to 2016 - a five-fold increase since 2010, when 66,000 children were reported to be on the move, UNICEF said. "It is unconscionable...

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FedEx confirms it was hit by global malware attack

Britain's biggest health trust, Barts Health NHS Trust, which runs five hospitals in London , said Monday it was continuing to experience some delays and disruption to services. Health Secretary Je...

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