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Syracuse Players Get Emotional After Learning They Made NCAA Tournament

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Syracuse is a third school from Upstate New York to make the tournament . The victor of that game will face No. 6 TCU in the Round of 64 in the Midwest Region. The victor here gets the No. 11 seed in the East Region and a first-round matchup with the Florida Gators . Finishing the nonconference slate at 12-0 and earning a No. Read More »

Sharma, Wallace share lead at Indian Open

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As it turned out, it was last week once again for Sharma. For a while, it looked that Sharma and overnight co-leader Matt Wallace would go toe-to-toe in the final round. Joe Durant, Scott McCarron and Vijay Singh were among the players who challenged Pernice throughout the afternoon, and 13 players were within four shots of the lead heading into the final round. Read More »

United Kingdom watchdog asks financial businesses to complete Brexit survey

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However, even if the United Kingdom were to accept concessions such as observer-only status to the EMA, renouncing the United Kingdom parliament's privilege to reject EU pharmaceutical laws, and agreeing to the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice in all EMA matters, it remains to be seen if the EU is able to agree to extend access to the EU pharma regulatory system to a country that will not be part of the single market. Read More »

Senate approves bill to end child marriage in Kentucky

They stood outside Bowen Tire and Auto on Frederica Street in Owensboro for more than an hour Saturday morning. New teachers would also see changes by moving to a hybrid cash balance plan, which some say isn't as attractive as a traditional pension. Read More »

Never-Before-Seen Mineral Found Inside a Diamond

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One of the best known diamond researchers in the world, Pearson was also behind the major 2014 discovery of ringwoodite-Earth's fifth most abundant mineral-in a diamond that pointed to a vast reservoir of water bound to silicate rocks in Earth's mantle. Read More »

Analysis of India's performance in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2018

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Ben Palmer opened their account and Dane Ward scored twice - one from open play and the other a penalty stroke -with John Watson getting their fourth. But Malaysia pulled level, thanks to goals from Joel van Huizen (34th) Faizal Saari (27th). The win enabled India to avenge a 3-2 loss against the same opponent in the last round robin match on Friday. Read More »

Trump visiting Moon Twp. Saturday in final push for Saccone

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Yet with the election just days away, polls suggest that Saccone is essentially tied with Lamb, a 33-year-old Marine and former federal prosecutor who has never before run for office. Biden told a reporter on a meet-and-greet rope line, adding that Mr. Lamb could also show the way toward that holiest of Democratic grails: "getting back working-class people supporting us again."... Read More »

President Trump to Visit California Following Lawsuit Over 'Sanc

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Dave Williams, R-Colorado Springs, said he was going to suggest holding individual cities and their policymakers personally liable during a meeting with the White House Domestic Policy Council. The measure would allow the victims of such crimes to seek damages from "officials of the jurisdiction who were responsible for creating the policy to operate as a sanctuary jurisdiction". Read More »

DPH: 7 more deaths attributed to the flu in CT

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He explained that for a pandemic to happen, there needs to be a "dramatic shift" in the flu virus - something we can expect to see roughly every 20 to 40 years. There have been more than 200 flu deaths in SC. More than 19,000 people have been hospitalized, making this year's flu season worse than last year's when 12,912 were hospitalized, according to state officials. Read More »

Hogs' defense chomps down on Gators

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Freshman Daniel Gafford added 16 points and also matched his career-best with 12 rebounds, keying an effort that saw the Razorbacks outrebound the Gators 43-28. Arkansas has now won 40 straight games when leading at halftime, and it's well on its way to a third NCAA Tournament appearance in the last four seasons. Read More »

University Hospitals statement concerning fertility clinic

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University Hospitals does not know how or why the temperature fluctuated, and has launched an investigation to determine exactly what happened, it said in a statement Thursday. Patients who wish to store their samples elsewhere can transfer them to a different facility. Some of these eggs and embryos have been stored in there for decades. Read More »

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

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Twelve new flu deaths were reported in North Carolina last week, bringing the total statewide number this season to 276. The uncommonly harsh flu season claimed another seven lives in CT in recent days, but the worst of the outbreak appears to be over, health officials announced Thursday. Read More »

Tata Steel leads race to take over Bhushan

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Experts believe that Tata Steel will gain from Bhushan's captive iron ore mines and benefit from market synergies. The advisors to the Committee of Creditors (CoC) and the RP of BSL are now in discussions with Tata Steel on the resolution plan, the statement said. Read More »

Court Rules In Favor Of Fired Transgender Garden City Funeral Director

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The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) [official website] pursued the claim on behalf of Aimee Stephens , a former employee of Defendant-Appellant R.G. Stephens completed her employment with Harris Funeral Home working as an embalmer and funeral director. The decision reversed a ruling from 2016 by a federal judge in Detroit who had said that Rost was not liable because he claimed to operate his business "as a ministry". Read More »

North Carolina reports 12 more flu deaths; death toll at 276

Health officials in North Carolina say there have been 12 new flu deaths in the state. Cabaj said the effectiveness of the flu vaccine against the dominant strain has been lower than health officials would like. The elderly were hit hardest. The CDC does not collect overall flu death data for the country, though many individual states have reported data on flu deaths. Read More »

Buhari Receives FIFA World Cup Trophy, Bobsled Team And CHAN Super Eagles

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On ground to receive the coveted Trophy at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport , Abuja, was the Hon Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Solomon Dalung , President of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF ), other key officials of the NFF, representatives of Coca-Cola , cultural troupes and many football loving members of the public. Read More »

John Lewis expect trading to be "volatile" in 2018/19

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It followed a 77% fall in annual profits to £103.9m in the year ending 27 January after the retailer took a £111m one-off hit, mainly relating to redundancy and restructuring costs. This week New Look added to the high street's dismal start to 2018 with its announcement that it was looking to close almost 10% of its 593-strong United Kingdom store estate. Read More »

India objects to 'Thank you, India' event; McLeod Ganj is new venue

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Asked whether the Indian government's reported note is an indication of change in New Delhi's policy towards the Dalai Lama and the Tibetan refugees, Dagpo said, "No". China claims partial control of the area. This invitation also angered China. "It was in exile that he [the Dalai Lama] found freedom thanks to the compassionate underpinning of the hospitality and generosity extended by India and such virtuous offerings have set the foundations for the noble, benevolent and magnanimous work ... Read More »

Salman Khan's Bajrangi Bhaijaan enters the Rs 100 crore club in China

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Salman Khan played a devotee of Lord Hanuman in Bajrangi Bhaijaan . With Dangal it was the father-daughter relationship, with 3 Idiots it was the life of students and with Secret Superstar it was women power. Aamir Khan is very famous in China and his movies have created records in China. Bajrangi Bhaijaan , though stable at the ticket window , has not fared as well as Aamir Khan's Secret Superstar and Dangal . Read More »

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to visit Douglas High School

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The bill funds mental health, school safety and school security programs at about $300 million, plus another $67 million for a program that would allow some school employees to carry firearms. "We're trying to come to some kind of consensus", he said. The surviving students have taken the lead in an ongoing protest that has won national attention. Read More »

Gautam Gambhir returns to Delhi Daredevils as captain

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Finally, Delhi Daredevils on Wednesday named Gautam Gambhir as their skipper for the 11th edition of Indian Premier League . Gambhir also said that he and the franchise are on the same page on the matter of squad composition. Speaking to media, Gambhir said: "The captain is as good as his team!" With KKR, he won two IPL titles as captain, one in 2012 and 2014. I can only lead by example. Read More »

Non-opioid pain relief outperforms opioids for chronic pain, study shows

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Late past year, a state opioid task force adopted recommendations advising Minnesota prescribers to refrain from starting patients on opioids for long-term chronic pain , due to the lack of evidence that they work for this objective. On a scale of 0 to 10, the average score was 3.4 for those on opioids and 3.3 for those who weren't. The levels of pain were recorded throughout the year-long study and rated from 0-10, with people self-reporting their pain as being higher on the BPI scale ... Read More »

Trump Down 8 Points to Generic Democrat for 2020

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O'Rourke, a congressman from El Paso, has called for banning AR-15-style assault rifles in wake of last month's mass shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people. The increase was driven by Democrats. Georgia Democrats will nominate a woman for governor for the first time. "He was anti-Trump in the primary and his entire family was against Trump", says Pauken. Read More »

Nikolas Cruz charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder

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Cruz is charged with 34 different crimes - 17 first degree premeditated murder charges and 17 first degree attempted murder charges for the others who were injured. He faces the maximum sentence of either execution or life in prison without parole if convicted. A probable cause affidavit released after his arrest states that Cruz admitted to the act, which has been described as one of the most deadly mass shootings in modern history. Read More »

Aadhaar for NEET 2018: Challenge reaches Supreme Court

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Patel further cited the pending petitions before the top court which have challenged the legality of Aadhaar . Venugopal however told the court that no statement on extension would be required today. Senior advocate Arvind Datar, who argued against the Aadhaar scheme, said it violated the fundamental rights of citizens. It is a violation of apex court's order. Read More »

Cheerleaders from 39 states possibly exposed to mumps

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Thousands of cheerleaders - including students from several Oklahoma schools - may have been exposed to the mumps at a national competition in Dallas . Doctors usually give the first MMR dosage to children aged 12 to 15 months and the second dose is injected at four to six years. "The next few days will probably be telling", Chris Van Deusen, spokesman for the for the Department of State Health Services, told the Washington Post . Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Shares Bought by Hollencrest Capital Management

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Prudential Public Limited has invested 0% in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ). The company has market cap of $17.72 million. The stock increased 0.73% or $1.625 during the last trading session, reaching $224.905. Stonebridge Capital Advsr Limited Liability Co accumulated 79,364 shares. Mogy Joel R Counsel invested in 31,695 shares or 0.34% of the stock. (NYSE:DY). Read More »

U.S. drug crisis deepens as opioid overdoses jump

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Over the past decade, the number of kids admitted to hospital for opioid overdoses has nearly doubled, new research shows . Increase naloxone distribution (an overdose-reversing drug) to first responders, family and friends, and other community members in affected areas, as policies permit. Read More »

JC students stand "Strong" for Florida school shooting victims

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School is supposed to be a safe place, a place to find yourself, learn and create memories with friends. "A gun-free zone is, 'Let's go in and let's attack, because bullets aren't coming back at us, '" Trump said . Read: How hard is it to purchase a gun in Florida? This time , rather than quickly dissipating, the political discussions surrounding the reformation of U.S. Read More »

CDC officials say flu season has finally peaked

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The percentage of flu is being significantly reduced from 7.5 to 5 percent in last week. "We strongly encourage everyone to continue practicing the important preventive measures we have been promoting including staying home when you're sick, calling your doctor at the first signs of flu-like illness, washing your hands frequently, and covering coughs and sneezes", Rattay said. Read More »

Karnataka Lokayukta Vishwanatha Shetty stabbed, assailant arrested

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Vishwanath Shetty was attacked with a knife at his office on Wednesday afternoon. Sharma's name was traced from the entry he had made in the register when he entered the Lokayukta office, Times of India reported. "It looks like he has attempted murder", he said. Chief minister Siddaramaiah he rushed to Mallya Hospital and enquired about Shetty's condition. Sharma, 33, a private furniture supplier from Tumakuru in southeast Karnataka, was said to be angry with the lokayukta who ... Read More »

Missouri held statewide tornado siren test today

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These storms can develop so rapidly that having a plan in place beforehand is critical. Northwest and the City of Maryville generally test storm sirens and other emergency warning systems at 11 a.m. The mid-morning campus-based exercise was held in conjunction Missouri Severe Weather Awareness Week, which continues through Saturday. Air masses often times interact, resulting in turbulent weather conditions. Read More »

Study calls Louisiana worst state in country for women

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State rankings were determined by the overall economic and social well-being of women - which Minnesota took top place in - and women's health and safety - where Minnesota took third, after Hawaii and MA. The bottom five states are Mississippi, Idaho, Oklahoma, Alabama and - at dead last - Louisiana. Our state came in as one of the highest (2nd) for "Highest Women's Life Expectancy at Birth". Read More »

Direct-to-consumer cancer risk test gets FDA approval

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Limited test: There are more than 1,000 known mutations found on BRCA genes, and 23andMe's test doesn't yet look at the most common ones in the general population. The three mutations detected by the test occur in about 2 percent of Ashkenazi Jewish women, but only 0 to 0.1 percent of other ethnic groups, according to the U.S. Read More »

New government calorie reduction campaign to help tackle obesity

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Duncan Selbie, chief executive of PHE, said: "Industry can help families by finding innovative ways to lower the calories in the food we all enjoy and promoting United Kingdom business leadership on the world stage in tackling obesity". Obesity rates in the United Kingdom are among the worst in Europe and two-thirds of adults and a third of children are overweight or obese . "This is a lot of calories - 500 calories is an extra meal a day, it is a lot, and that's why we have an obesity ... Read More »

UN Official Demanded to Stop the Ethnic Cleansing in Myanmar

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A Rohingya Muslim refugee waits with others for food aid at Thankhali refugee camp in Bangladesh's Ukhia district on 12 January 2018. There, they have been recounting the horrific violence they were exposed to back in Rakhine , which the government has blockaded. Read More »

Aust, East Timor sign Greater Sunrise deal

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The agreement was doubly historic because it also marked the successful conclusion of the first-ever negotiations to settle maritime differences under the U.N. The treaty was the result of the first-ever conciliation under the United Nations convention on the law of the sea, brought by Timor-Leste, angry at revelations Australian spies had allegedly bugged the offices of Timorese officials during previous negotiations. Read More »

Man forces son to run to school in the rain for bullying

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While trying to teach his child right from wrong, Thornhill also acknowledged the novelty of his correction. Bryan Thornhill drove behind his son, named Hayden, and filmed the boy running roughly a mile to school with a backpack. "This right here is just old school, simple parenting", Thornhill said. "I'm a proud gun supporter, love guns and everything else but I love my children more than anything in this world", he said . Read More »

Opioid overdoses spike 30 percent across nation — CDC report

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In Wisconsin , visits spiked 107 percent between July 2016 and September 2017, compared with 105 percent in DE, and 81 percent in Pennsylvania, with by far the largest population of the three. For example, emergency room staff need better training to make sure people with substance-use disorder get follow-up addiction treatment, says Jessica Hulsey Nickel , president and chief executive officer of the Addiction Policy Forum. Read More »

Is Trump about to start a trade war?

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Already the European Union , China , and Canada have said they are considering reciprocal measures. On Monday, the PM's spokesperson played down the row, saying: "Both the PM and President Trump agree on the importance of reaching a swift post-Brexit bilateral trade deal". Read More »

Sri Lanka win by 5 wickets

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Rishabh Pant and Dinesh Karthik went big in the final few overs to take the visitors to a promising total. Also, the reports are saying that India will play their first match against Sri Lanka on March 6 while in the second encounter Team India will face Bangladesh on March 8. Read More »

Man chops off son's hand for watching porn on smartphone

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Mohammad Qayyum Qureshi, 45, had caught his son, 18-year-old Mohammad Khalid, in the act of watching porn on his smartphone and tried to grab the device out of hands. In a horrific incident, a man chopped off his son's wrist for getting mobile addicted. "He returned late at night". During wee hours on Monday, when everybody was sleeping, Qayyum woke up and chopped his son's right-hand wrist with a butcher knife. Read More »

Calls for Man City star to be banned after Chelsea

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City had the ball in the Chelsea net three minutes before as Nicolas Otamendi applied the finishing touch to a clever quick free-kick, but Aguero was ruled offside in the build-up and it was chalked off. "Don't forget that today we missed N'Golo Kante and he is a crucial player for us and our balance", Conte told his post-match media conference on Sunday. Read More »

10 day long Emergency imposed in Sri Lanka

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Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant, who has featured in two T20s, and rookie quick Mohammed Siraj , have been given an opportunity. The Nidahas Trophy India v/s Sri Lanka 1st T20I will be broadcast live on DSport (English commentary), Rishtey Cineplex and Rishtey Cineplex HD (Hindi commentary). Read More »

E-cigarettes Smokers are Exposed to Cancer-Causing Chemicals

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Sixty-seven of them used e-cigarettes only, 17 used e-cigarettes and traditional cigarettes, and 20 did not smoke or vape. The same CDC report found that only 2.2 percent of middle-schoolers and eight percent of high-schoolers had smoked traditional cigarettes in the past 30 days. Read More »

Kenya: Registrars Strike at KNH After Botched Brain Surgery

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As a result of the mishap, the surgeon , two nurses, an anesthetist and the hospital's CEO have all been suspended by Kenya's health minister. As per the doctors protesting, medical staff should not be punished for administrative issues especially when there is a shortage of staff and space. Read More »

Starc, Hazlewood help Australia go 1-0 up

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Josh Hazlewood trapped Quinton de Kock lbw for 83 and Australia bowled South Africa out for 298 in its second innings for a commanding win Monday and the early advantage in the four-test series . Australia captain Steve Smith and other teammates are also trying to defuse the situation and calm Warner. Quinton de Kock congratulations Aiden Markram of the Proteas. Read More »