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Kentucky Hosting 2018 NCAA Softball Regionals

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Mississippi State will face North Dakota State in Friday's first game at 6 p.m. Tucson time and that game will be followed by UA and St. Francis at 8:30. The No. 11 LSU Tigers softball team will start its campaign for a fourth straight Women's College World Series appearance at home in Tiger Park on Friday May, 18. Read More »

Local law enforcement honored for service

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The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial is the nation's monument to law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty. On average, according to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, one officer is killed somewhere in the United States every 58 hours. Read More »

Congressional candidate responds to profane ad's backlash

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The ad is now only running on KRQE-TV, an Albuquerque-area network station, but could be expanded to other stations in the coming days, a Davis campaign spokeswoman said. "... We're not comfortable putting that kind of language on here, but we're also not comfortable defying regulations". Anderson added , "What we can control however, is the 15 seconds of air time preceding it, which we will use to warn the viewer of a possible offense, disclaim our own views, and cite the federal laws ... Read More »

International Nurses Day being celebrated today

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Nurses are used to gathering every information about the Patients and they are used to treat the Patient as per their Physical Situations. Some of the Mental Health Nursing team at Southern Trust. Held on the anniversary of Florence Nightingale's birth, National Nurses Day is an opportunity to recognise and thank all nursing staff for the crucial care and expertise they provide in an increasingly modern and dynamic profession. Read More »

Man Utd explain Anthony Martial absence v Watford

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So farewell Michael Carrick , and thanks for the 50-yard pass to add to the memories. The 36-year-old, who will now become part of the club's coaching staff, was given a guard of honour before the game by both sets of players and put on a performance typical of his outstanding career. Read More »

Texas doctor grows new ear on soldiers forearm

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Army doctors conduct a total ear reconstruction surgery for the first time to help a soldier who lost her entire left ear in an accident. "As a young active-duty Soldier, they deserve the best reconstruction they can get", he said . "I was on the ground, I just looked up and (my cousin) was right there". And also as a result of a treatment hailed as the "initial of its kind" in the Military, an ear was rebuilded and also "expanded" under the skin of her appropriate lower arm, inning ... Read More »

Six in Pennsylvania sick from shell egg salmonella outbreak

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The affected eggs came from one of the company's farms, located in Hyde County, North Carolina. This brought the number of people sickened by the salmonella outbreak to 35 across nine states. The father and son were sentenced to three months in jail and fined $7 million. It can cause fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain among healthy people, but can lead to fatal infections among children younger than 5, adults older than 65 and those with weak immune systems. Read More »

New billboards aim to remove stigma from mental illness

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Caparas said she hopes that if the kids take away one thing from today's event, it's that taking care of your mental health can be fun and easy. Teachers have been going to professional development series throughout the year that are planned by Caparas on topics like resiliency, trauma and the overall topic of mental illness. Read More »

Kids, Antibiotics and Kidney Stones

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Around 30 percent of the prescribed antibiotic files are not the right medication according to Tasian. Antibiotics could increase the risk of painful kidney stones . Drawing on health records from the United Kingdom, the team analysed prior antibiotic exposure for almost 26,000 patients with kidney stones and compared them with almost 260,000 control subjects. Read More »

Saudi tests siren after Yemen missiles fire

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Al-Maliki blamed the attack on "militiamen and terrorists, vassals of Iran " who try to "threaten the security of Saudi Arabia , the region and the world". Saudi Arabia has previously responded to missile attacks with airstrikes. The latest explosions come after USA president Donald Trump pulled out of a landmark nuclear deal with Iran - a move backed by Riyadh . Read More »

Man who saved 2.4 million babies by donating blood 'retires'

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James, has given up to 800ml of blood once a week during his course as a blood donor. But he has already surpassed the donor age limit and the Blood Service made decision to protect his health. James Harrison has donated his blood, almost every week, since the past 60 years. His blood plasma also happens to contain unusually high levels of an antibody used to make a lifesaving medicine for babies. Read More »

HSE chief Tony O'Brien steps down amid cervical smear scandal

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The mother of two, 43, had just been awarded €2.5 million from the USA laboratory which failed to recognise high-grade cell changes in her 2011 cervical smear test. It emerged this month that an internal audit had found potential errors in the smear tests of 209 women but those findings weren't shared with the patients, prompting a wave of public anger. Read More »

Nude man arrested at Daytona Beach International Airport after issuing bomb threat

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The terminal was cleared, but no explosives were found and after three hours, air travel continued as usual. The bomb's going to go off. "I planted a bomb in the bathroom", Chitwood said. "Book me, but get me the hell out of here, please". Reportedly, at least two flights, one to Charlotte, North Carolina and another to Atlanta, Georgia, were delayed as a result of the incident. Read More »

China says Taiwan not invited to United Nations health meeting

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The US embassy called the move "Orwellian nonsense" and an attempt by the Communist Party to "export its censorship and political correctness to Americans". Beijing also considers Taiwan to be a province of China, rejecting the notion of China and Taiwan as two countries, or the notion of "two Chinas" (the People's Republic of China and the Republic of China). Read More »

'Golden State Killer' Suspect Now Charged in 12 Murders

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He already has been charged with eight other murder counts in Sacramento, Ventura and Orange counties. In a stunning development nearly 40 years after the case went cold, DeAngelo was taken into custody on April 24 when prosecutors used advanced forensic DNA technology and genealogical information posted to a public website by a distant relative to identify him. Read More »

World Health Organization to send Ebola vaccines to DRC as virus spreads

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The ministry of Health of DRC informed WHO that two out of five samples of collected from five patients tested positive for Ebola virus at the country's national laboratory in Kinshasa . There are now no clinical vaccine candidates available that protect against all four human-pathogenic Ebola viruses. There have been several recorded outbreaks of Ebola since its discovery in the early 1970s - all but one have been small . Read More »

President Buhari Arrives Back From London Medical Trip

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He needs to be honest with Nigerians to say he his unwell. In a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu , on Monday, May 7, the president's doctor requested his presencewhen he recently had a " technical stopover " in London . Read More »

Lilly Makes $1.6B Acquisition

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Action Alerts PLUS holding Comcast Corp. shares rose 2% after the Financial Times reported that it may need to include a $2.5 billion "break fee" in any new bid for the media assets of Rupert Murdoch's 21 Century Fox that are now being offered to Walt Disney Co. Read More »

Five new suspected Ebola cases reported in Congo's northwest

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Seven people with a hemorrhagic fever, including two confirmed cases of Ebola, lay in hospital late Thursday, he added. The WHO said that it is working closely with the DRC government to contain the spread of the viral disease. Congo - situated escaped the brutal Ebola pandemic, finally declared over in January 2016 - but it was struck by a smaller outbreak a year ago. This was well contained through the efficient coordination among the government, health department, global partners and the ... Read More »

There Could Be More Avengers Movies After 'Avengers 4'

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The film boasts of having an incredible ensemble star cast with many actors from previous MCU films. At the beginning of Infinity War , Tony tells Pepper he had a dream where they had a child together, which she kind of laughs off. Perhaps Alpha Flight has been in the works for some time.... Did Marvel make an oops to release it too soon, or what? However, it could be something that gets us beyond just thinking about that next Avengers movie, but perhaps even the entire MCU as a whole. Read More »

Canada: Trudeau government cools on asylum seekers as numbers from USA rise

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The RCMP intercepted more than 5,000 claimants at the irregular border crossings in the first three months of the year and another 2,500 in April alone - triple the number of April, 2017. The Government of Canada has announced new measures to address the surging number of Nigerians who are crossing into Canada from the United States and claiming asylum . Read More »

Giuliani: Trump 'Encouraging Me to Do More' Interviews

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When asked that day why Cohen made the $130,000 payment to Daniels, Trump responded, "Well, you'll have to ask Michael Cohen ". Appearing on a Sunday talk show, Giuliani exuded confidence that Trump would come out clean on the issue and this is unlikely to affect his presidency. Read More »

NDSU struggles in NCAA Regional opening round

The Bears are tied with No. 21 Oklahoma (+5), No. 38 Texas A&M (+5) and Virginia Tech (+5). Baylor had only two bogeys on the back nine, while Kaur and Vesga both shot 2-under on the back nine. One of the players, Carley Cox, was also sick, but she ended up playing Tuesday. "It's a great feeling now, but I'll start practicing tomorrow to start preparing for everything". Read More »

'Death to America': Iran MPs burn American flag in parliament

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Another hardline daily, Vatane Emrouz headlined its report on United States pullout as "The end of nothing". The statement reads: "A long-term framework for Iran's nuclear programme... Administration-owned daily Iran, and reformist daily Etemad characterized the USA as "a hindrance" to furthering the JCPOA and welcomed its withdrawal . Read More »

Health department warns of measles exposure in Dansville, Le Roy

Old Country Buffet , 821 Country Route 64, Elmira, NY on April 30th between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Anybody who was at the Ontario Travel Plaza from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The single best way to prevent measles is to be vaccinated. Those individuals who may not have been immunized against measles, or haven't been completely immunized, may receive temporary protection against measles by getting treatment from their medical provider. Read More »

Childish Gambino drops powerful music video

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Glover was hardly the first host to do double duty as musical guest, but he showed a lot of game in his two numbers as Childish Gambino . Another suggested Glover was accusing black performers - even himself - of "coonery" , or saying they are still made to feel like minstrels when they go out to perform their "black" music. Read More »

Mass. mom shares story of skin cancer survival

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Darker skin does contain more melanin which protects skin but only to a certain extent. One of the deadliest forms is melanoma. "While performing a skin self-exam, keep in mind that skin cancer can develop anywhere on the skin, not just in areas that are exposed to the sun", said Dr. Read More »

Collegium's recommendation should not have been rejected: SC Judge

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Venugopal, appearing for the Centre, faced the apex court's heat for what it called delay of up to three months in clearing appointment of judges recommended by the collegium. "In Meghalaya, there is only one judge against four". In its recommendations the BAI also asked the full court to undertake a Retreat to National Judicial Academy of Bhopal to deliberate upon the issues informally as a mutual confidence building exercise to help establish institutional norms. Read More »

Armed bandits kill at least 40 in northwest Nigeria attack

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The attack, which tookmplace in Gwaska Village, in the Birnin Gwari area, saw a mass slaughter take place. The armed bandits from neighboring Zamfara state , encircled Gwaska up to Kuiga village shooting sporadically. Nigeria is in the grip of a security crisis as nomadic herders and sedentary farmers fight over land in an increasingly bloody battle for resources. Read More »