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NFL Draft: Instant Analysis For Chicago Bears Drafting Roquan Smith

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He recently began keeping a journal about his pre-draft experience to chronicle some of the happenings for him and his family to look back on years from now. Smith was named the 2017 SEC defensive player of the year. In Chicago, Smith reunites with Leonard Floyd , his teammate at Georgia in 2015. An elite speedy and athletic inside linebacker prospect such as Smith would seem to fit that bill and could be a cornerstone of this new Colts defense in the middle for years to come for the ... Read More »

CDC: Autism prevalence rises to 1 in 59 children

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The CDC's monitoring estimates are based on observations from 11 communities in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Tennessee and Wisconsin. It is not a representative sample of the United States, but rather a detailed look at autism in these specific communities. "Many children with autism are still not identified early enough", he said. Read More »

Sound The Alarm Campaign Comes To Northern Nevada

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They will be going door to door in the Des Moines fairgrounds neighborhood, teaching residents about home fire safety, family escape plans, and installing free smoke alarms. Working smoke alarms cut the chance of fatality in house fires in half, the Red Cross says. "Home fires are the biggest disaster threat we face, killing an average of seven people in this country every day", said Charlie Maltbie, regional disaster officer for the Indiana Region of the American Red Cross. Read More »

Eating dark chocolate is good for you, study claims - Hawaii News Now

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It is the first time the effect of cacao, which is a major source of flavonoids , has been studied in human subjects to show how it can help in cognitive, endocrine and cardiovascular health . Prof Lee Berk, the principal researcher in the Californian study, explained that cacao, the essential ingredient in chocolate, contains flavanols, powerful naturally occurring antioxidants that reduce inflammation. Read More »

Which everyday drugs have been linked to dementia?

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The research, funded by Alzheimer's Society and published in the British Medical Journal , looked at the medical records of 40,770 patients aged from 65 to 99 with a diagnosis of dementia between April 2006 and July 2015 and compared them with those of 283,933 people without dementia. Read More »

60 senators storm National Hospital for Melaye

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He is in intensive care. "We are about to start elections and these are the kind of excesses that those that are supposed to be responsible to provide law and order it is of great concern in this country". Adopting the motion moved by Sam Anyanwu, the senators visited the Trauma Centre of the National Hospital in Abuja where Melaye was admitted. "We also heard there was insistence to remove him from the National Hospital and I think the hospital insisted that there must be an undertaking ... Read More »

French president charms both parties in an impassioned speech to US Congress

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He made that obvious during his address to Congress . "We can choose isolationism, withdrawal or nationalism ", Macron said in his first address to Congress since his election a year ago. If they restart it, they're going to have big problems, bigger than they ever had before. With the USA threatening to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal and impose tariffs on its trading partners, the French leader set out an alternative world view in which nations act together to control dangers and ... Read More »

Simcha Felder's Special Election

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In a statement Tuesday afternoon almost six hours before polls closed, Felder said his decision was based, at least in part, on avoiding a fight over partisan power in the Senate that could throw the Legislature into turmoil. Should Democrats win both races, they would hold 32 of the 63 seats in the Senate. Most of the Democratic senators in states Trump won brought in twice as much as their nearest Republican opponents, and all have at least twice the amount of cash as their top rivals ... Read More »

Reps order Buhari to appear over Benue killings

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The national chairman of DYC, Kassim Muhammed Kassim, who is also a member of the Nasarawa state House of Assembly, said the group with about four million registered members, had unanimously agreed to mobilise and contribute a thousand naira each to sponsor and buy the form for the president. Read More »

OPCW Allegedly Finds No Evidence of Chemical Attack Near Target of Airstrikes

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The gruesome footage from the apparent April 7 attack horrified the world and prompted unprecedented Western strikes on Syrian military installations. Responding to Russia's claims of U.S. missiles failing in the Syria strike and the capture of downed missiles, something the Pentagon has denied, Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon told Business Insider "both claims are completely and totally untrue". Read More »

Wilder's camp extends $50m offer for fight with Joshua

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The WBC king's co-manager, Shelly Finkel, said Joshua's team have 24 hours to respond to the take-it-or-leave-it offer, sent via email to AJ, Hearn, and his trainer Rob McCracken. It's $50 million guaranteed. "He knows the situation but we want to see the money and know it is real". We're not undervaluing his guy. Joshua's promoter, who is in NY for a Matchroom Boxing USA card in Brooklyn, suggested the offer was a "great PR stunt" but with the two promoters due to meet on Friday , he is ... Read More »

First Toronto van attack victim identified as investment firm employee

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Paul Matusiewicz says Sewell was "the sweetest soul". Investigators said Rodger was motivated to carry out his attack by a personal grievance related to his immersion in the extremist ideological subculture of men's rights activists, who believe women don't actually want gender equality and have been brainwashed by feminist propaganda. Read More »

Is romaine lettuce safe to eat despite E. coli outbreak?

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Do not eat or buy romaine lettuce unless you can confirm it is not from the Yuma, Arizona, growing region. Sixty-four (96%) of 67 people interviewed reported eating romaine lettuce in the week before their illness started. The confirmed E. coli patients' ages range from 1 to 88, with 65 percent of the patients being female. State and local health officials continue to interview ill people to ask about the foods they ate and other exposures before they became ill. Read More »

Fourth Illinois Death linked to Fake Pot

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More than 150 people in IL in 13 counties have been sickened and three others have died. The most recent death was a woman in her 30s in central IL. Health officials reported that 155 people in IL have gotten sick from synthetic cannabinoids believed to be laced with rat poison. Read More »

Singapore: Inuka, the first ever polar bear born in the tropics, dies

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In one of the photos, Inuka's family of caregivers appeared sombre as they gathered around to watch Inuka receive the final injection that was administered by Dr Abraham Mathew, the assistant director of veterinary services. SPH Foundation, the charity arm of SPH, took over the adoption of the bear from 2007. In human years, it would have been akin to a man in his 70s. Inuka was born on Dec 26, 1990 to much fanfare after his parents - Nanook and Sheba - were brought to Singapore in 1978. Read More »

Drinkers' mouths have more bad bacteria

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Rebalancing the hundreds of bacteria in the mouth could reverse or prevent some health problems tied to drinking. "These findings may have implications for better understanding the potential role that oral bacteria play in alcohol-related diseases", the authors write. Read More »

Scientists Find New Kind Of DNA

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For the first time, scientists have identified the existence of a new DNA structure never before seen in living cells. "When most of us think of DNA, we think of the double helix", says antibody therapeutics researcher Daniel Christ from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research in Australia. Read More »

Windrush: Amber Rudd vows speedy compensation for hardship

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Stakeholders will be consulted on the scope of the compensation and on appointing an independent adviser to oversee the scheme, according to the ministry. The offer will apply to those who already have leave to remain, those who do not have the paperwork usually required and children of the Windrush generation . Read More »

Anzac Day: Thousands attend Toowoomba dawn service

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At the Australian War Memorial in the capital Canberra, an estimated crowd of 38,000 - 10 per cent of the city's population - gathered in the cool autumn darkness for the dawn service which began with a lone soldier playing a didgeridoo. Scots PGC student Jordan Simmers gave the youth address, saying gathering on Anzac Day wasn't about glorifying war. "We best honour the Anzacs of 1918 and the First World War by supporting today's service men and women", Turnbull said on social media. Read More »

Lockheed Martin Raises 2018 Guidance After Q1 Earnings, Revenue Beat

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Ichigo Inc. owns and operates real estate properties in Japan.The firm is worth $2.01 billion. The stock decreased 1.42% or $5.07 during the last trading session, reaching $351.05. JMP Securities analysts Downgrade the shares of RAIT Financial Trust from Mkt Perform to Mkt Underperform in a research note they presented on August 9th, 2017 but they now have set a price target of $33, which is an increase from the previous $30. Read More »

Penguins Round 2 Schedule

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The Pens have won nine of the past 10 series. The Capitals will next face Pittsburgh in the second round of the playoffs for a third straight year. "It's a huge opportunity for us to take a step forward". Game four started horrendously for the Jackets as they fell 3-0 down early in the third period. They are likely to play Washington or Pittsburgh in the playoffs and both those sides are strong. Read More »

Two Law Enforcement Officers Shot At Dallas Home Depot

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Dallas PD would only confirm there was a "very active scene" but declined to provide any information. A third person was either an off-duty DPD officer or a Home Depot loss prevention officer. Officials were searching for a suspect, according to the local CBS affiliate. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) said they were responding to the shooting scene. Read More »

Pregnant Moms and Coffee Increases Risk of Overweight Kids

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An observational study has revealed that exposure to a moderate or high caffeine level in the womb is associated with excess weight gain in early childhood. Once the mothers hit 22 weeks of pregnancy, they were asked to detail their food and drink intake, including their caffeine intake. Any caffeine exposure was associated with youngsters having a higher risk of being overweight before they start school. Read More »

PM Modi to visit Madhya Pradesh, launch Rashtriya Gramin Swaraj Abhiyan today

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The prime minister will arrive at Ramnagar in the district via Jabalpur and address a convention, an official release stated, adding he would take part in the "Aadi Mahotsav" event, beginning tomorrow. During the occasion, the Prime Minister facilitated Sarpanchs (village heads) of villages who achieved 100 per cent smokeless kitchens, 100 per cent vaccination under the Mission Indradhanush , and 100 per cent electrification under Saubhagya Scheme. Read More »

Nigeria youth forum gives Buhari 7 days to apologize over derogatory comment

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In a statement issued yesterday, the party said: "The allegation by the Buhari Presidency that the opposition is responsible for the failure of the APC-led federal government to stem the killings by marauders in the North Central has further confirmed that the Buhari administration is completely confused, incompetent and lacks the capacity to secure our nation". Read More »

Brexit survey shows Gwent support for staying in EU Single Market

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There was also a strong message to Prime Minister Theresa May with a significant number saying they weren't happy with the Brexit talks so far as the Government seeks to extricate the country from Europe and the Single Market. "It makes no sense at all". History has always shown that when we stay together we can sort out problems. Among those who said they voted Leave, 40 per cent are unhappy with the status of negotiations compared to 35 per cent who were happy. Read More »

"Policemen have stormed my residence" - Dino Melaye

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However, checks by Business Post revealed that Senator Melaye was stopped from boarding by security officials at the airport. Immigration officers invited me that there is a directive from the police that I can't travel; that I am on their watch list. Read More »

Throw Away Romaine Lettuce — CDC

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The restaurant's suppliers are in California and Mexico, not the infected region in Arizona, which grows 90 percent of the nation's romaine lettuce. The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department announced today (April 23) that the import into and sale in Hong Kong of romaine lettuce produced in the State of Arizona, the United States (US), has been suspended with immediate effect, as the product might have been contaminated with Escherichia coli (E coli) ... Read More »

Health officials advise travelers to MI to get hepatitis vaccine first

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Howard. Since November 2018, the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) has identified an increase of hepatitis A cases in southern Indiana , many of which are tied to a large outbreak in Louisville, Kentucky. Symptoms of hepatitis A vary and may include loss of appetite, nausea, fatigue, fever, stomachache, dark (cola) colored urine and light colored stools. Read More »

Rob Gronkowski ignores questions about future with Patriots at Motocross event

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The loss of these players in free agency and trades will make New England look like a much different team on both sides of the football next season with no telling if it could be the beginning of a decline for the franchise. "I actually love supercross riding and stuff". At this point, Gronk the horse was just named after the Patriots player. Gronkowski's on-field talent is unmatched. Read More »

Culkin doesn't watch 'Home Alone' on Christmas

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Speaking on The Ellen Show , the actor confessed: 'It's background radiation at Christmas time. "I can't watch it the same way other people do", he explained during an appearance on " Ellen ". He now has a net worth of $15 million dollars, according to the Celebrity Net Worth site. "I was exhausted of it". The former child did 14 movies in about six years , reported People . Read More »

FM won't favour cut in fuel duty

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Petrol and diesel prices were hiked by 10 paise per litre on Monday and now retail at Rs. 82.35 per litre and at Rs. 70.01 per litre respectively in Mumbai, renewing calls for a cut in the excise duty in a bid to ease the burden on consumers. Read More »

Oh Good, Tom Brady is Going to Play Football

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The news doesn't come as a shock, but earlier reports had mentioned that Brady had yet to commit to the Patriots leading to speculation that Brady could hang up his cleats . On Wednesday, Schefter reported that Brady had not yet committed to the Patriots for the 2018 season, and the tension between him and head coach Bill Belichick seemed to continue to build . Read More »

CDC: Don't eat romaine lettuce

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The contaminated romaine lettuce was traced back to Yuma in southwestern Arizona, and the CDC advise the public not to buy or consume romaine lettuce that is from the area or of unknown origin. This week, we reintroduced romaine lettuce on our menus that comes straight from the Salinas, California and Mexico growing regions which were not impacted by the advisory. Read More »

New Artificial Sweetener Study Suggests They Could Contribute To Diabetes

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They wanted to understand how sugar and sweeteners impact the lining of blood vessels - the vascular endothelium - in both cell cultures and rats. And why not? They seemed like the ideal alternative to sugar, offering zero calories and supposedly helping people avoid diseases associated with the overconsumption of sugar. Read More »

Tipster who spotted fugitive Lois Riess hailed a hero

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The subject of a nationwide manhunt, Riess was arrested Thursday in the lobby of a restaurant in South Padre Island, Texas after someone recognized her and called police. Sheriff's Department said the video shows Lois Ann Riess grabbing a sandwich and asking a clerk for directions to go south. - The man who spotted fugitive Lois Riess in South Padre Island, Texas and alerted authorities is being hailed as a hero. Read More »

NFL Network's Mike Mayock says Giants control the draft at No. 2

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Josh Allen took a trip home to Firebaugh, California on Thursday. Josh Allen has the arm, but not sure he has the intellect to quarterback the Browns . So this is our logic, the Denver Broncos just paid Case Keenum a lot of money to be their starting quarterback. If we don't agree, we will also offer up the opinion of who should have been the pick. Read More »

7 parties submit notice to impeach Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra

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On Friday , seven Opposition parties, led by the Congress , launched an unprecedented move to impeach the CJI accusing him of corruption, misusing his authority and failing to protect the independence of the judiciary . The allotment of the land was cancelled by an Additional District Magistrate in 1985. "The Supreme Court's decision is final and politics should be kept away from it". Read More »

Dead, Dozen Injured in Bama Mosque Blast

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Suspected Boko Haram terrorists launched a deadly attack in a mosque Bama, a town in Borno state. It was gathered that two male suicide bombers attacked worshippers, mostly made up of internally displaced persons who recently returned to the community during early morning congregational prayers. Read More »

Rayudu toast of CSK's narrow four-run win over SRH

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Former Australia worldwide Watson spent eight Indian Premier League campaigns with the Royals, getting two centuries during his stint with the franchise. The conditions were overcast and quite expectantly, Kane Williamson elected to have a crack at the Chennai batsmen. Bravo nails the yorker and CSK have won this game by 4 runs! Bhuvneshwar sheds some run in his third spell. Read More »

Virat Kohli calls Anushka Sharma a "stunner"

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She missed the one against Mumbai Indians because of shooting but took to social media to show her support for Virat and the boys. This picture is really surprising for the fans of Anushka Sharma as they have not seen her like this earlier. Read More »

Barcelona thrash Sevilla to win King's Cup again

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The veteran midfielder is considering a move to the Chinese Super League and this could be his last cup final for Barcelona - and he made sure it was one to remember. A constant thorn in Sevilla's side. Nelson Semedo is likely to deputise in Roberto's absence. - Barcelona have won the Copa del Rey 30 times , at least seven more than any other team in the competition (Athletic Club, 23). Read More »

Former First Lady Barbara Bush processional

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The Saturday funeral is an invitation-only service, but on Friday the church held a public viewing, and George H.W. Bush made a last-minute decision to greet guests paying their respects. Mrs. President Trump offered his condolences to the Bush family Wednesday as he began remarks at a joint news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Read More »

Coli outbreak warning extended to all types of romaine lettuce products

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Figuring out where bagged, store-bought chopped lettuce was originally grown can be hard, so the CDC suggested that if you don't know for certain, avoid chopped romaine lettuce altogether. There are no reported deaths as of Friday at 4 p.m. EDT. If you can not confirm the source of the romaine lettuce, do not buy it or eat it. The first reports of illness in March were linked only to chopped romaine lettuce. Read More »

Nazara Games and Royal Challengers Bangalore launch RCB Epic Cricket mobile game

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What time does IPL 2018 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils Indian Premier League match begin? They are the official broadcasters of the tournament. So, Mumbai Indians got no other choice but came to bat at the beginning. Kumar has proved to be one of the most successful fast bowlers in the IPL, winning the purple cap on two consecutive occasions for the SRH in 2016 and 2017. Read More »