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Scientists Discover New Form of DNA Structure in Human Cells

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Researchers were able to detect the twisted knot shapes in living cells through tiny bits of antibodies that are attracted to the i-motif shapes. Now imagine starting that formative transition - developing breasts or pubic hair - at 6 years old, just as you're starting first grade. Read More »

Windrush generation to be granted citizenship papers

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While welcoming the news as a "first step toward righting the historic wrongs done to the Windrush generation ", the chief executive of the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants, Satbir Singh, said: "By placing yet another sticking plaster over its failures, the Government has said and done nothing to indicate that it is taking the root causes of this crisis seriously". Read More »

Caffeine in the womb linked to child obesity

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Pregnant women who drink coffee or even eat foods with low levels of caffeine might give birth to babies who are at a higher risk of becoming overweight, according to new research. However, turns out, it affects the unborn child of caffeine consumers as well. Daily intake was grouped into: 0-49mg (low), 50-199mg (average), 200-299mg (high), and 300+mg (very high). Read More »

U.S. veteran receives world's most extensive penis transplant to mend blast injury

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The transplant involved removing a deceased donor's entire penis and scrotum and part of his abdominal wall and transferring that combination of skin, muscles and tendons, nerves, ... "We are all very proud that our loved one was able to help a young man that served this country". "Please know that this is truly a heartfelt statement , as we have several veterans in the family". Read More »

Walcott Ends Goal Drought As Everton Edge Out Newcastle

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I want to be capable of competing and if you want to compete in the Premier League or this market, then you have to compete in everything. Magpies boss Rafael Benitez , who oversaw his 100th match in charge of the club, disagreed with Allardyce's assessment of Everton's victory. Read More »

Avoid all romaine lettuce from Yuma or of unknown origin — CDC

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State and local public health officials are interviewing ill people to determine what they ate and other exposures in the week before their illness started. On Friday, the CDC told people to throw away store-bought romaine lettuce after the discovery of an E. coli outbreak that has made at least 50 people sick. Read More »

Indiana Health Dept. Urges Hepatitis A Vaccine For Ky., Mich. Visitors

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According to the release, there have been 815 reported cases, 657 hospitalizations and 25 deaths between August 1, 2016 and April 18 of this year in MI. But one key difference between Hepatitis A and its viral cousins Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C is that it's usually short-term and doesn't become a long-lasting chronic condition. Read More »

Lady held in 2 deaths more likely to be extradited to Florida

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The grandmother became the focus of a nationwide search after authorities say she murdered her husband in Minnesota before fleeing to Florida and murdering a woman there to assume her identity. Colbert said if Florida goes first, Minnesota will watch closely. She fled southwest Florida in Hutchinson's vehicle and made her way along the Gulf Coast before being apprehended in South Padre Island. Read More »

Study finds artificial sweeteners linked to diabetes, obesity

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USA scientists have reported that zero-calorie sweeteners actually do more harm than good, with the findings presented at the 2018 Experimental Biology meeting in San Diego. And after the trial period, it was found that the rats who had consumed a load of synthetic sweeteners displayed "biochemical changes in the blood that could potentially lead to alterations in fat and energy metabolism ". Read More »

DD vs KXIP, Match 22, IPL 2018

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In keeping with the contrasting positions in the race for the playoff spots, what is working so far for Kings has become a problem area for Daredevils. Punjab meanwhile, are flying high with four wins in five games. The Universal Boss aka Chris Gayle and RCB opener KL Rahul have led the way, while Mayank Agarwal and Karun Nair have contributed useful runs in the middle order which is crucial for the team. Read More »

Saudis intercept ballistic missile from Yemen: coalition

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The attack hit a auto transporting 20 passengers south of Taiz province on Friday, locals told Reuters. "We are training the new recruits and equip them with all available advanced weaponry to help in the ongoing battles side by side with their Yemeni siblings against the Iranian-led scheme and restore control over the usurped lands", Wam quoted a Resistance Force source as saying. Read More »

Southwest Gives $5000 Checks To Passengers On Flight 1380

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The American Airlines said that it does not have any CFM56-7B engines with 30,000 cycles and would not be impacted by the 20day order. The National Transportation Safety Board believes one of the engine fan blades snapped on the Southwest jet Tuesday, hurling debris that broke a window and led to the death of a passenger who was sucked partway out of the 737. Read More »

Barber IndyCar: Race postponed until Monday

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Josef Newgarden led the field through the rain in the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park. While the race is scheduled for 90 laps, there's a possibility that if the weather worsens or if lightning appears, it could potentially be shortened to just two hours. Read More »

Brisk business from "Lazy Nigerian Youth" T-Shirts, Caps

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Buhari was welcomed by Abba Kyari, his chief of staff; Boss Mustapha, the secretary to the government of the federation; and Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo state. "More than 60 percent of the population is below 30, a lot of them haven't been to school and they are claiming that Nigeria is an oil producing country, therefore, they should sit and do nothing, and get housing, healthcare, education free", the president had said . Read More »

Rapid start sees Racing through to Champions Cup final

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Conversions: Maxime Machenaud (3). Munster hit back with a penalty but Thomas touched down in nearly identical position just minutes later with the added points putting them 14-3 clear after the opening quarter. Racing made a blistering start and were rewarded when Virimi Vakatawa's inviting pass enabled the slippery Thomas to scamper away for a try just four minutes in, Machenaud adding the extras. Read More »

IPL 2018 Match 20 SRH vs CSK

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For most of his 112-run partnership with Raina, Rayudu looked like he had a plan for this kind of a surface. Both the teams had played six matches and in that matches, CSK had won four matches and SRH had won two matches. They played cautiously and guided the visitors to a score of 54 runs in 10 overs. It, however, has a potent bowling attack led by Indian seamer Bhuvneshwar Kumar. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick handed award for race protests

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After being introduced Saturday by former teammate Eric Reid, Kaepernick used his acceptance speech to restate why he chose to kneel during the national anthem throughout the 2016 NFL season. He said he shares it "with all of the countless people throughout the world combating the human rights violations of police officers". Reid, a security who is also now a free agent, continued Kaepernick's protests by kneeling in the course of the anthem final season. Read More »

World Health Organization demands access to victims of alleged Syria chemical attack

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In the past Trump has vowed to stand up to Syrian President Bashar Assad. Britain also scheduled an emergency cabinet meeting. Trump on Thursday also suggested he did not get enough credit for U.S. But while the Russian president's lieutenants continued to up the ante with threats and allegations, Vladimir Putin himself adopted a more statesmanlike tone, in remarks to new ambassadors presenting their credentials at the Kremlin. Read More »

CDC expands warning in E. coli outbreak from Arizona lettuce

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Friday broadened a health-related warning regarding infected lettuce, pointing out individuals ought to stay clear of full heads as well as hearts of romaine lettuce which could have originated from the Yuma area of Arizona. Officials also said consumers should throw away any lettuce if they're unsure what kind it is. Those case numbers are not yet included in the outbreak totals. Read More »

IPL 2018 Preview: Noose tightening around Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Daredevils

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But South Africa global De Villiers excelled to bring the target of 175 into view, even after captain Virat Kohli (30) was dismissed in stunning fashion to a Trent Boult catch. "We strive to give fans a seamless and more personalized experience, fans connect with the team across multiple touch points on digital platforms", said Amrit Thomas, chairman of Royal Challengers Bangalore . Read More »

Doheny Asset Management CA Has $2.98 Million Stake in Celgene (CELG)

Northstar Group has 0.21% invested in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ). CELG underperformed by 42.83% the S&P 500. Stadion Money Management Llc decreased Wells Fargo Co New (WFC) stake by 13.67% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi accumulated 447,833 shares. Celgene Corporation registered $3.58 million net activity with 1 insider buy and 3 selling transactions since February 8, 2018. Read More »

'Poop Train' full of NYC sewage raises stink in Alabama town

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The town of 982 residents northwest of Birmingham, gained notoriety - and became the butt of several jokes - after complaining that the smell from the train was making the outdoors unbearable, sending the odor of excrement wafting whichever way the wind was blowing. Read More »

Pasco County deputies arrest suspect hiding in swamp

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Paul Daniel Smith, 34, had been evading arrest when the officers caught up to him. After several minutes and with the assistance of other deputies, they arrested Smith and contacted Hernando County to let them know of his arrest. He was transported to a nearby hospital for medical clearance. Jail records show Smith has been arrested in the past on charges including drug possession, petty theft and scheming to commit fraud. Read More »

Chhetri's brace helps Bengaluru FC win Hero Super Cup in style

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I understand the supporters of East Bengal may be a bit sad at the moment but they should be proud of them and the manner they played in the tournament. The pressure finally came to breaking point as Gurwinder Singh was adjudged to have handled the ball in the box thus earning Bengaluru FC a penalty. 3': Sunil Chhetri tries to make space and get his shot away from the left, but only ekes out a corner which Bengaluru doesn't make the most of. Read More »