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Keeping pets safe during fireworks

Keeping pets safe during fireworks

There will be a parade, live music, food and games. Indian Head fireworks will commence at 9:10 p.m.at Village Green Park. Admission is free, and fireworks are at dusk. Fireworks will take place a...

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U.S. charges 601 people in major health care fraud takedown

U.S. charges 601 people in major health care fraud takedown

In the Southern District of Florida, 124 people were charged with offenses relating to their participation in various fraud schemes involving more than $337 million in false billings for services incl...

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US OKs marijuana-based prescription drug for seizures

US OKs marijuana-based prescription drug for seizures

The move marks several firsts. The good marijuana news for GWPH is that the organization is giving its approval to Epidiolex . Indiana's Attorney General is praising the FDA for approving...

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Parasitic guest made itself at home in woman's face

Parasitic guest made itself at home in woman's face

Five days later, the lump had moved to above her left eye. The woman first noticed the parasite under her eye. According to the New England Journal of Medicine , she told doctors the nodules appe...

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Strike a pose for International Yoga Day

Strike a pose for International Yoga Day

But this doesn't bother the spiritual head of the biggest ashram or retreat in Rishikesh, the Indian city on the banks of the holy Ganges river considered the world yoga capital. The theme for Intern...

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Theresa may speech: PM claims taxpayers will fund £20billion NHS boost

Theresa may speech: PM claims taxpayers will fund £20billion NHS boost

The infamous "We send the European Union £350 million a week: let's fund our NHS instead" slogan plastered on a big red coach by the Leave campaign has always been proven misleading. The NHS budget in...

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Video Game Addiction Classified As A Disorder By World Health Organization

Video Game Addiction Classified As A Disorder By World Health Organization

The latest version of the ICD was released on Monday to include the condition - which is characterised by "a pattern of persistent or recurrent gaming behaviour which may be online or offline". Hon...

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GOP risks fallout from Justice Department move on health law

GOP risks fallout from Justice Department move on health law

Back when Republicans were trying to come up with a way to repeal the Affordable Care Act , they quickly realized that while most Americans had only a vague sense of what was in the law, there were...

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How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

Between 1999 and 2016, suicide increased across 49 states, with 25 of those seeing an increase by nearly a third, the CDC's Vital Signs report shows. MA legislators passed a "red flag" gun bill ...

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Twitter reacts to news of Anthony Bourdain’s death

Twitter reacts to news of Anthony Bourdain’s death

Often, warning signs might be disguised and not everyone in that person's life sees them. In 2016 alone, nearly 45,000 Americans aged 10 or older lost their lives to suicide. "Suicide is one of ...

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Salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melons — CDC

Salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melons — CDC

CDC's advice to consumers may expand to include other stores where contaminated pre-cut melon was sold. Pre-cut melons and fruit salads are seen as the likely source. Symptoms of a salmonella infecti...

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David Spade mourns sister-in-law Kate Spade: 'I still can't believe it'

David Spade mourns sister-in-law Kate Spade: 'I still can't believe it'

Spade won multiple awards from the Council of Fashion Designers of America and was named a " giant of design" by House Beautiful magazine. The officials said she was found with a red scarf ar...

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Richie Incognito held for psychiatric evaluation after incident at Florida gym

Richie Incognito held for psychiatric evaluation after incident at Florida gym

Incognito had previously retired from the National Football League through a series of odd tweets, citing health concerns as the main reason for his departure from the game. Incognito told police: "...

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Weinstein Surrenders to NY Police in Sex Assault Probe

Weinstein Surrenders to NY Police in Sex Assault Probe

In a statement to the Hollywood Reporter , Rose McGowan , who has accused Weinstein of sexual assault and remains one of his most vocal critics, was among those reacting to news of his impending a...

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Terror suspect killed in fresh gunfire in Indonesia's Surabaya

Terror suspect killed in fresh gunfire in Indonesia's Surabaya

All told, 25 people have died since Sunday including a total of 13 militants and their children. Christians have been targeted before by militants in Indonesia , according to the AP. Four men, al...

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STD Cases Just Reached a Record High in California

STD Cases Just Reached a Record High in California

Gonorrhea cases saw a 16 percent increase in the same time frame but affected twice as many men than women. There were 30 syphilis-related stillbirths in California in 2017, the highest since 1997....

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Texas added to list of states reporting E. coli outbreak form lettuce

Texas added to list of states reporting E. coli outbreak form lettuce

The Texas Department of State Health Services said the individual reported being sick in early April. That number is likely to climb, however, as the CDC reports that it takes an average of th...

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West Ham manager Moyes slams Carroll for 'inexcusable' actions

West Ham manager Moyes slams Carroll for 'inexcusable' actions

I just believe strongly that everyone is part of the team and everyone has to show that all the time, especially at this time of the season. Moyes confirmed on Friday that Carroll has apologised to ...

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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte denies involvement in sale of Mohamed Salah

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte denies involvement in sale of Mohamed Salah

At one point the players all posed for photos as they looked to commemorate what has been an incredible week for them. "We have really fought hard to be in the position we are and now we have to fin...

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President Trump to address NRA meeting in Dallas

President Trump to address NRA meeting in Dallas

The jurisdictional distinction didn't impress some survivors of the Marjorie Stoneman Douglass High School shooting in Parkland, Fla., or some families of the 17 slain in the February 14 attack. Natio...

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SC Collegium defers decision on Justice KM Joseph's elevation, seeks more time

SC Collegium defers decision on Justice KM Joseph's elevation, seeks more time

Firstly, a proper (BJP-led) government with almost three-fourth majority has been elected in Uttarakhand. Three of the others said they needed time to respond to other names proposed by the CJI and ...

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Pressure Mounting On Health Minister As CervicalCheck Scandal Deepens

Pressure Mounting On Health Minister As CervicalCheck Scandal Deepens

And of this cohort, 162 women were not told that CervicalCheck had carried out a review, nor were they informed of the outcome. In most of those cases, the earlier tests were found to have been corr...

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Zidane Says Pursuit Of History Galvanises Real Madrid

Zidane Says Pursuit Of History Galvanises Real Madrid

We know what to expect - that's the reason we need to be well prepared and put in a big performance ourselves. "We are fully focused on our tasks", Bayern defender Niklas Suele emphasizes. Centre-...

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Facebook adds 'sleep mode' parental control feature on Messenger Kids

Facebook adds 'sleep mode' parental control feature on Messenger Kids

When the app is in Sleep Mode, kids can not send or receive messages or video calls , play with the creative camera or receive notifications. When they attempt to access the app, they'll come across ...

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20 killed, 40 wounded in air raid on Yemen wedding: medics

20 killed, 40 wounded in air raid on Yemen wedding: medics

At least 17 women and children were killed in the strikes, according to official sources. The Saudi-led coalition which has been fighting Yemen's Houthi rebels said it was investigating the incide...

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