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Are Raw Oysters Unsafe? Norovirus Symptoms Amid FDA Warning Over Consumption

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Symptoms of this illness include diarrhea, nausea vomiting, and stomach cramps. The U.S. food authority did not report how many people, if any, have contracted norovirus from oysters. Canada has reported 172 cases of gastrointestinal illness linked to consumption of raw oysters. Quick steaming oysters will not kill norovirus and other pathogens, according to the CDC. Read More »

Steelers Make Incredibly Classy Gesture For Ryan Shazier

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Football can often by a cynical and violent sport, which Shazier, unfortunately, knows all too well. The move was made at the request of Shazier himself, per Jeremy Fowler of ESPN , and though it doesn't influence anything cap-wise it's another reminder of the unwavering respect and class with which the organisation treats it's players. Read More »

One Person Dies/Romaine Lettuce E-Coli Outbreak

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Kentucky, Massachusetts and Utah are the latest states to report illnesses bringing the total number of states impacted to 25. The weeks-long E. coli outbreak tied to romaine lettuce has killed one person and expanded to half of the US states. Read More »

Iowa passes 'most restrictive' abortion law in US

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She told her colleagues "the time is now" at that start of a marathon debate on a 2017 bill that initially was a prohibition on the transfer of fetal body tissue but was amended to include the so-called "heartbeat" language. Those remarks came shortly before a Senate tax-writing committee had a procedural vote to advance a tax bill without updated details. If the pregnancy is the result of a rape that is reported within 45 days to a law enforcement or health agency. Read More »

Abortion Bill Passes Iowa Legislature. Expect a Legal Fight

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Rep. Beth Wessel-Kroeschell, a Democrat from Ames, said lawmakers should consider that several medical groups opposed this bill. The bill doesn't call for criminal prosecution of a woman getting an abortion, but doesn't include language about what happens to doctors who flout the law. Read More »

Grab Your Suncream- This Bank Holiday Is Going To Be A Scorcher

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Met Office forecaster Sophie Yeomans said to the Standard : 'There will be a general increase in temperatures in the south east [this weekend] with some warmer temperatures. 'Parts of Scotland and perhaps Northern Ireland will occasionally be cloudy with some rain, mainly in the west. The Met Office is predicting temperatures of 16 degrees on the bank holiday Monday. Read More »

Nationwide Survey Finds Americans, Especially the Young, Are Perpetually Lonely

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Being lonely can disrupt sleep , increase stress and inflammation , and weaken a person's immune system . The survey was backed by the global insurance and health services company Cigna , which has voiced its worries about loneliness as a problem in society, not only because it makes people sad but also because it literally brings on sicknesses. Read More »

Bank of America Analysts Give McDonald's (MCD) a $190.00 Price Target

About 2.16 million shares traded. Ticker's shares touched $162.29 during the last trading session after 3.08% change.Currently McDonald's Corporation is uptrending after 21.62% change in last May 1, 2017. The company was maintained on Monday, May 29 by Jefferies. Lake Street maintained it with "Buy" rating and $23 target in Tuesday, February 28 report. Read More »

Coli outbreak in romaine lettuce, CDC says

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It's the first death reported in the expanding outbreak that's sickened more than 100 people since March. Fifty-two people have been hospitalized and of those, 14 developed hemolytic uremic syndrome, a type of kidney failure. It usually takes an average of three to four days to after eating contaminated food for people to begin experiencing symptoms. Health officials are continuing to investigate the outbreak but have not identified a single grower, farm, manufacturer, supplier or brand ... Read More »

PM has questions to answer about her time at Home Office - Corbyn

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She tendered her resignation after documents emerged showing there were such goals. "The architect of this crisis, May, must now step forward to give an immediate, full and honest account of how this inexcusable situation happened on her watch", said Diane Abbott, Labour's spokeswoman on interior affairs. Read More »

Puppies used to traffic heroin in US

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Reports indicated that he pleaded not guilty. A Brookyln federal court heard details on Tuesday, on how those involved, surgically cut open the dogs before stitching packets of heroin into their bellies and leaving them to die once they had reached their destination. Read More »

Keytruda powers Merck to first-quarter beat

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The company had a trading volume of 3,299,442 shares, compared to its average volume of 12,965,262. (NYSE: MRK ) Tuesday was another day of weak-handed selling, with the high volume day punctuated by a decline from previous close. Merck & Co, Inc provides healthcare solutions worldwide. Shares of MRK stock opened at $57.98 on Wednesday. Hamel Assocs invested 2.13% of its portfolio in Merck & Co., Inc. Read More »

Review launched into breast cancer screening failures, say Sky sources

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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. Women in England between the ages of 50 and 70 are now automatically invited for breast cancer screening every three years. The government will then attempt to establish if the missed scan was a factor in the patient's death and, if so, compensation will be paid. Read More »

Myanmar in talks with United Nations agencies on return of Rohingya

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Delegation leader Gustavo Adolfo Meza-Cuadra Velasquez told journalists Tuesday that Myanmar needed to better prepare for the return of Rohingya Muslims from Bangladesh. Suu Kyi noted Myanmar's difficulties in transitioning to rule of law after decades of military dictatorship, said the diplomats, speaking on condition of anonymity. Read More »

Penguins get Malkin back, Dumoulin plays vs. Capitals in Game 3

Wilson was suspended twice this season stemming from incidents in exhibition games. "Having said that, I don't think our team looks for any sort of excuses". Defenseman Kris Letang loudly berated Wilson from the Penguins bench, and called out his reaction to the injury. "Marchand came in with a little bit of a different role, more of antagonistic role, and has developed into one of the top-five players in the game", Jones said. Read More »

RCB vs MI online live streaming on Star Sports

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It is against this backdrop that both teams will be clamouring for a win on Tuesday to resurrect their campaign and bolster their chances for a playoff berth. RCB have been the worst bowling team in the death overs this season, conceding 13.19 runs per over and a boundary every 3.3 balls. Since it had rained, there was dampness in the wicket, causing the ball to come a bit slow on the bat. Read More »

New minimum wage: NLC warns FG against missing timeline for payment

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As workers countdown to the celebration of workers" day worldwide, organized labour in Nigeria do not see reasons it should be celebrated, even as it described the living conditions of workers in the country as "bad'. Bello expressed delight to convey the honest felicitations of the Federal Capital Territory Administration and residents to Nigerian workers on the occasion of the 2018 Workers' Day Celebrations. Read More »

'Go to farm, earn yourselves some respect' Buhari tells 'lazy' Nigerian youths

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Enugu - The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari's commitment to human rights and investigation of human rights abuses in the country. "So the best thing for me is to keep quiet", he continued. He says the US will invest in Nigeria if they can make a more "level playing field" on trade. Read More »

Tick, Mosquito-Borne Infections Surge in US — CDC

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West Nile , dengue and Zika were the most common mosquito-borne germs. Higher temperatures tend to make mosquitoes more infectious and infectious faster, thus promoting outbreaks. The American Academy of Family Physicians has more about insect-borne diseases . "And this isn't limited to the typical tick hotspot states". In a partnership with the Bay Area Lyme Foundation, his lab also tests ticks from throughout the United States; people who have been bitten send the tick to his lab to ... Read More »

Tony Awards 2018: Flaming Lips, TI, More Nominated for SpongeBob Musical

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Angels in America , The Band's Visit and Carousel followed close behind with 11 nominations each, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and My Fair Lady earned 10. Bruce Springsteen has already extended the run of his Springsteen On Broadway show twice now. Writer Jack Thorne is nominated for best play , while John Tiffany is shortlisted for best director of a play. Read More »

What Women Eat May Play Role in Age of Menopause

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Meanwhile, including an extra portion of oily fish such as mackerel or salmon was associated with a delay of more than three years. But women who often ate refined carbohydrates such as pasta and white rice typically reached the menopause around 18 months sooner than the average age of 51, the study found. Read More »

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

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He said survivors spoke of Groves and her friend. Hundreds of people attended Groves' funeral service Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Gallatin. A separate Go Fund Me account was launched for Shaw and his daughter, which is also nearing $200,000. Stay with News4 on-air and online for more updates on the Waffle House shooting and victims. Read More »

Toxic OPM Caterpillars Have Arrived in the UK

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The caterpillars don't look like much, but they are deeply unpleasant. Every year around mid-April, the caterpillars start emerging from eggs and begin building nests consisting of "white, silken webbing" on oak trees. Oak trees all along the eastern seaboard would provide the toxic caterpillar with an abundant food source and breeding ground. Oak processionary moth larvae are nearly always found in the spring and early summer in or around oak trees. Read More »

Northland's Wildfire Season Begins With Red Flag Warning

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Croix, Polk, and Burnett. A Red Flag Warning is in effect for most of southeast Arizona from noon to 7 PM Monday. The restrictions mean outdoor fires are prohibited, unless it's in a maintained campground. Humidities are low and fire danger is high. You're urged to use extreme caution during these unusually unsafe conditions. According to research from the New Jersey Forest Fire Service, 99 percent of 1,400 wildfires that are seen in the state each years are caused by humans . Read More »

Habits Add 14 Years for Women, 12 for Men

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Meir Stampfer, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and professor of epidemiology and nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health , who was a co-author of the study . We aim to estimate the impact of lifestyle factors on premature mortality and life expectancy in the United States population. Conclusions-Adopting a healthy lifestyle could substantially reduce premature mortality and prolong life expectancy in U.S. Read More »

IPL 2018: Weather in Delhi may hinder DD vs KKR clash

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The entire Delhi Daredevils unit must have been under tremendous pressure on Friday. Shreyas led the team from the front with a stroke-filled 93 off 40 balls and was aptly rewarded with the Man of the Match. "There are quite a few good bowling attacks but on actual performances you have got to say Sunrisers is the pick of all", he concluded. "Some of Delhi's tactical decisions were questionable but it felt, from the outside, that they weren't his decisions alone", he said. Read More »

Over 2000 Women Call Cervical Check Helpline

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The HSE had sought a confidentiality clause with Ms Phelan as part of the settlement, which she refused. It says it will engage with all women still awaiting contact over the audit. The controversy came to light after Vicky Phelan settled a court action over wrong smear test results. The number which can be contacted on 1800 45 45 55 will open at 9am and close at 6pm this evening. Read More »

Controversy Erupts after AIIMS in Delhi Discharges Lalu Prasad Yadav

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It is a tough time, but I will face it. The meeting came amid demands by the RJD that Yadav not be shifted back to the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) in Ranchi, citing lack of adequate facilities there. "Till the time I am fully healthy, I should be kept here for treatment", Lalu wrote. The letter written by Prasad to the AIIMS director stated that he suffers from elevated sugar levels and blood pressure, besides kidney issues. Read More »

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

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Morthy who spoke yesterday in Lokoja gave the breakdown of the results of the verification exercise which took place in 552 polling units in seven local government areas in Kogi West. In a statement on Sunday signed by Gideon Ayodele, Media Aide to the embattled Senator thanked Nigerians, especially his constituents for standing by him. Read More »

Fiji edge out Australia in Singapore sevens

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Hopes were high that Kenya 7s who have reached the HSBC Sevens series finals in the last two outings will rekindle those memories by bagging the Main Cup trophy. Fiji's Waisea Nacuqu, breaks away to score a try during the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2018 finals on Sunday. The Canadians opened the scoring against South Africa on an Andrew Coe try but the Blitzboks hit back and led 14-7 at the half. Read More »

Rohit keeps Mumbai Indians alive in IPL 2018

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Their captain Rohit Sharma came in at three and scored a attractive half-century which ensured that Mumbai doesn't lose the plot. Pacer Shardul Thakur needs to quickly get over from the mauling he received at the hands of Mumbai skipper Rohit Sharma alongside legspinner Imran Tahir. Read More »

Forecast: Rains clears by overnight, sun and clouds Thursday

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Friday: Rain tapers off, mostly cloudy skies. Low pressure will move through the region Friday , and, although we're starting dry, it will end up wet as a period of showers, or even steady rain, develops in the early to mid afternoon. It will be a breezy and warmer day with high temperatures well into the 70s and right around the 80-degree mark. Highs are expected to only reach the middle to upper 40s. Read More »

IPL: Chennai aim to bounce back against Delhi Daredevils

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Established Indian team all-rounder Hardik, who was retained by the franchise, has failed to leave an impression in any of the five games he featured in this season. But CSK's success this season is a genuine team effort. Chennai Super Kings were off to a bad start with Pawan Negi sending back Shane Watson with just eight runs on the board. Read More »

Roma fans arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

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Eden Dzeko and Diego Perotti scored in the last 10 minutes to reduce Liverpool's lead to 5-2 and give Roma hope. Roma captain Daniele De Rossi seemed to agree, telling Italian broadcaster Mediaset Premium: "They constantly went for the long ball, from any area of the pitch, and it's hard to cover that space when there are players who are always faster than you". Read More »

Colts Select Linebacker Matthew Adams With the 221st Pick

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Smith, being a smart man, traveled to College Station, Texas, to watch fiancée Courtney Shea, the starting catcher at Auburn, take on the Aggies. The Colts and former Chiefs director of football operations Chris Ballard, who is now the Colts General Manager, selected Smith in the second round with the 37th pick. Read More »

UN team meets Rohingya refugees

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Representatives from the five permanent Security Council members - China, France, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom and the United States - and 10 non-permanent member states have joined the delegation, which arrived in the coastal town of Cox's Bazar , where the camps are located. Read More »

Eagles select TE Dallas Goedert with the 49th pick

Probably the most important thing about Zierlein's scouting report on Goedert is that his pro comp for the tight end is Eagles' TE Zach Ertz . Smart (34 Wonderlic) with position flexibility, Goedert logged 65% of his snaps in line and 33% in the slot or out wide and led the nation in yards after catch (573) as a senior. Read More »

KSA Confirms Airstrike that Killed Leader of Houthi Leader Saleh Al-Sammad

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Prince Khaled said the strike was overseen by his brother, Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, after Sammad threatened a wave of missile strikes against Saudi Arabia. "This crime will not pass without punishment; neither this nor other crimes like the targeting of a wedding in Hajjah province that left dozens dead and injured", al-Houthi said. Read More »

President Buhari returns to Abuja after Bauchi visit

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According to them "For over two years now, the Catholic Bishop's conference, along with many other well-meaning Nigerians, has consistently asked the President to rethink the configuration of his security apparatus and strategy". "Since the president who appoints the security chiefs has refused to call them to order, we can only conclude that they are acting out a script he approves of, " the bishops said in their statement . Read More »

Dozens of genetic risk factors found for depression

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Previous work on depression using twins as test subjects indicated that genetics account for about 40% of depression risk factor, while life experiences and biological factors make up the remaining 60%. "This study is a game-changer", said Patrick F Sullivan, a professor at the University of North Carolina (UNC) in the US. "The new genetic variants discovered have the potential to revitalise depression treatment by opening up avenues for the discovery of new and improved therapies", ... Read More »

Nigerian army and Boko Haram engaged in gun battle in Maiduguri

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Zainab Kamali, a resident told TheCable, that the insurgents struck in Jidari Polo area of the metropolitan city around 5pm on Thursday. An air force jet later came to beef up the ground troops in repelling the attack. "The general public is please requested not to panic and discountenance rumours of Boko Haram presence", the statement. said. The Federal Government has repeatedly claimed that the Boko Haram insurgency has been defeated but the sect continues to carry out attacks in ... Read More »

Apple Inc Sentiment Worsening on Low Stock Potential

Z's SI was 15.42M shares in April as released by FINRA. Egalet Corporation (EGLT) has declined 87.31% since April 26, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 77.97% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Baker Ellis Asset Mngmt Ltd has invested 0.71% in Apple Inc . Timucuan Asset Fl reported 0.04% stake. The SI to Zillow Group Inc - Class C Capital Stock's float is 12.75%. Read More »

Apple officially kills AirPort and Time Capsule routers

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For areas that are larger or more hard to cover, mesh Wi-Fi systems offer flexible coverage, with multiple nodes that make it easy to provide whole-home Wi-Fi. The move comes after Apple reportedly dissolved the AirPort division, and shifted the team to work on AppleTV , iPad and iPhone . Apple will continue to provide support for these routers, so you don't need to worry about them becoming vulnerable to attack due to neglect from the company. Read More »

National Football League draft brings out local fans

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Rookie plan: Though Mayfield has said he is not going somewhere he has to wait to play, the Browns are adamant Mayfield will not be on the field as a rookie. Mayfield wound up being the headliner of a quarterback class that produced four top-10 selections - the first time that's happened in the common draft era. Read More »