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Leon County solid waste pick up resumes today

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Cut up trees and branches to 4' foot lengths if possible. Brevard County Solid Waste Management Department Director Euripides Rodriguez said the delays are the result of the unusually large amount of trash some people are putting out at curbside, congested traffic in some areas and inoperative traffic signals. Read More »

Ohio Health Officials Investigate Disease Outbreak Linked To Petland Puppies

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Sietske de Fijter, the state epidemiologist, says that while most cases are associated with eating raw or undercooked meat, the bacteria can also be transmitted by dogs. Petland is cooperating with officials in the investigation. Kunzelman added that Petland has many sanitation stations in each store and has strict kennel sanitation procedures and protocols put in place by consulting veterinarians. Read More »

Unemployment falls by 7000 in the East of England

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The jobless claimant count declined 2,800 for August after a revised 2,900 decline the previous month and compared with expectations of an increase of around 1,000 for the month. The strongest increase since late 2015 belied other signs of sluggish economic growth this year after last year's Brexit vote. The number of people in work rose to a record high of 32.136 million, but wage growth was weaker than expected. Read More »

Joseph Gordon-Levitt will be in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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Predictably, the star power from the galaxy's greatest Jedi awakened a Force to be reckoned with on social media. Rey is also seen wearing a darker rendition of her robes in the first movie, and Kylo Ren has ditched his tattered robes for a tattered cape (which probably belonged to Darth Vader at some point). Read More »

San Diego taking steps to curb homeless problem, hepatitis A outbreak

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San Diego mayoral spokeswoman Craig Gustafson said the cleanings are scheduled to occur three times a week, every other week, according to CBS8 . DeMaio says the root of San Diego's homeless crisis can be found in its decision to stop enforcing a multitude of laws against homeless and the loss of leverage in forcing homeless into shelters, mental health programs, and substance abuse programs. Read More »

Boyfriend of slain Fargo woman awarded custody of their newborn daughter

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Meanwhile, Hoehn and Crews are charged with conspiracy to commit murder, conspiracy to commit kidnapping, and providing false information to law enforcement. However, Ms Crews initially told police that the victim gave up her baby before allegedly admitting to taking advantage of the woman in an attempt to get her baby. Read More »

Sitting 30 Minutes At A Stretch Will Kill You Faster, Study Says

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One limitation of the study , however, is that the accelerometers couldn't distinguish between sedentary time from sitting versus inactive periods when people were standing, the authors note. Researchers reported that sitting response was examined for 77 percent of volunteers' walking hours, or around 12 hours a day. "We have a psychological drive for high-sugar, high-calorie foods", Stephanie Rost, a registered dietician with the Weight Watchers 360 program, said, according to the ... Read More »

Kazakhstan backs new UN Security Council sanctions against North Korea

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The United Nations Security Council has unanimously adopted a US-backed resolution that imposes new sanctions on North Korea as punishment for its recent nuclear test. Nevertheless, he said, the United States should move forward: "The only hope we have lies in a qualitatively different and more severe level of pressure - one that threatens Kim Jong Un's hold on power". Read More »

Teen partygoer found dead in hotel's walk-in freezer

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Jenkins was pronounced dead at 12:48 a.m.at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, located at 5440 N. River Rd., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office. She had been attending a party there Friday night with friends and went missing early Saturday morning. Martin also said her daughters friends' accounts of what happened aren't adding up, and that they've changed their stories "over and over". Read More »

Indian Priest Tom Uzhunnalil Rescued From Daesh Captivity

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Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said that he is happy about the rescue of Malayali Father Tom Uzhunnalil who was abducted by terrorists from Yemen in early 2016. Meanwhile, the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India thanked the Indian Government for its persistence. "I renew my appeal for the freeing of all kidnapped persons in armed conflict zones", the Pope said. Read More »

Top court lifts ban on sale of firecrackers in Delhi, halves licenses

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Firecrackers would be available in Delhi NCR and people could procure and use it to celebrate Dussehara and Diwali in coming festive seasons as the Supreme Court on Tuesday lifted ban on their sale, saying that a graded and balanced and not radical approach was required to deal with pollution menace in the city. Read More »

Hand in Hand to air on KFDX, KJTL

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The one-hour special will be based in Los Angeles with stages in New York, Nashville and a special performance by Country Music icon and Texas native George Strait from his San Antonio benefit concert. Norah O'Donnell of CBS This Morning will also participate. We want to let you know about an event happening this Friday, September 15, to help victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Read More »

'Little evidence' light alcohol consumption in pregnancy harms

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Professor Jane Halliday from the Murdoch Children's Research Institute says the study has its limitations but the message that low level drinking in pregnancy is OK is ill-advised. The study, published in the journal BMJ Open , found an 8 per cent higher risk of smaller babies among women who drank four units a week - insufficient for a "robust conclusion". Read More »

People get infections from pet store puppies' feces — CDC

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Nine people have been hospitalized. Petland is cooperating with the CDC, the agency reports. The ill people infected by the dog bacteria, called Campylobacter , are found in seven states , including Florida, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Wisconsin, the CDC said . Read More »

Want better sleep? Keep your pet in your bedroom, study says

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It turns out that letting your dog sleep in your bedroom at night isn't just nice for them, it's actually good for your health too. But the study also found those who snuggled up to their dog in bed sacrificed sleep quality. This study proves that mere presence of the dog in the bedroom does not affect sleep. "Provided everyone sleeps well, it can be a benefit". The researchers suggest that sleeping with pets brings comfort and a sense of security to people, helping them to sleep easy. Read More »

DNA Test Reveals Powerful Viking Warrior Was Actually A Woman

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Scientists had long assumed that the skeleton was male - despite early indications that she may have been female - largely because of the status symbols buried alongside her. The researchers presented the finding as "the first genetic proof that women were Viking warriors". It also backs up narratives that point to the existence of female Viking warriors which fought alongside the men. Read More »

West Nile Found in Holt County

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The hot and wet conditions this year mean it's a particularly bad mosquito season. Most people with the virus never develop symptoms and will not know that they have the virus. The risk of exposure to WNV around the home can be reduced by eliminating mosquito breeding sites, including standing water in places such as bird baths, eavestroughs, flower pots and discarded tires; by wearing protective clothing; always using mosquito repellent when outdoors at dawn and dusk; and by preventing ... Read More »

Hyderabad schoolgirl forced to stand in boys' loo as punishment

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The girl did not show the note written by her father in the diary. The officials have been told that the PET teacher has been removed from her job. "No teacher said anything", she says in the recording. The Sanga Reddy DEO Vijay Kumari and Ranga Reddy DEO Satyanaryana Reddy probed into the incident on Monday and said that the school will be closed due to lack of permits. Read More »

How to help Rohingya Muslims fleeing 'genocide' in Burma

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Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Thursday her government was doing its best to protect everyone, but she has drawn criticism from around the world for failing to speak out about the violence and the Muslim minority, including calls to revoke her 1991 Nobel Peace Prize. Read More »

380k sign pro-Rohingya petition to strip Suu Kyi of Nobel prize

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We pray for you to speak out for justice, human rights and the unity of your people. Malala Yousafzai, the youngest-ever peace prize victor, said on Monday " the world is waiting " for Aung San Suu Kyi to act. The lecture hall at the London Muslim Centre quickly filled up after late afternoon prayers for an urgent meeting on the crisis facing Myanmar's Rohingya people. Read More »

'Exit from Brexit': thousands attend pro-EU demonstration in London

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has renewed calls for the European Commission and the United Kingdom government to guarantee the free movement of goods after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union . Michael Fallon, the Defence Secretary, said Mr Blair had to accept the will of the people. The two sides have not yet started to discuss future trade relations. Read More »

Miss Massachusetts wins 2 scholarships at Miss America 2018 preliminaries

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The final night of competition will begin on Sunday at 9 p.m. live on ABC. Contestants from Illinois, Alaska and New Mexico were then eliminated before the evening's evening gown competition. Miss Louisiana jumped to the head of the pack at the 2018 Miss America pageant in Atlantic City on Friday, winning raves from the judges for her ventriloquist routine, just a day after she won the swimsuit competition in the preliminary round at Boardwalk Hall. Read More »

A minute of your life can save another life

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Four people a day commit suicide in the Czech Republic, approximately 1,500 people a year die by their own hand. The announcement comes on World Suicide Prevention Day, which is organised annually by International Association for Suicide Prevention and the World Health Organization. Read More »

New York To Take Lead On 15-State DACA Lawsuit

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California's state Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Tuesday he prepares to sue the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump over its decision to end a program that gives undocumented immigrants who arrived in the United States as children a chance to stay and work. Read More »

Good morning, South Florida: The worst of Irma is yet to come

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With sustained winds at 120 miles per hour, Irma slowly began turning from Cuba's northern coast up into the Florida Strait on Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said. Forecasters had expected the center of the storm to strike the Miami area, but now the path has shifted west to Tampa. Irma leaves trail of destruction: Many residents and tourists were left reeling after the storm ravaged some of the world's most exclusive tropical playgrounds, known for their turquoise ... Read More »

Now, 5-yr-old girl raped by peon in Delhi school

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The accused, identified as Vikas , has been arrested, said Nupur Prasad, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Shahdara. The girl told that one Vikas, a peon in the school allegedly raped her inside the school premises. Traumatised by the assault, the girl was later sent for counselling. The victim was taken to a hospital for medical examination, which confirmed she was sexually assaulted. Read More »

News of Note-Sarepta, Verastem and Voyager clock data win, shares boost

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The shares price go up so far this year; showing a rise of 70.36% and added with positive flow of 22.17% during recent week. The consensus analyst target price is $8. The SVP, Regulatory Affairs & Qual disposed these shares by way of transaction on Jul. 21, 2017. Prentiss Smith has an ownership of 3,576 stocks of the biotechnology firms shares valued $121,000 following purchasing an extra 3,166 shares through out the previous quarter, Ameritas Investment Partners purchased a fresh position in ... Read More »

State reports year's first West Nile virus infection

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A Bristol County man in his 50s is hospitalized with West Nile virus, the first resident in MA to be infected this year with the mosquito-borne disease, state health officials said Friday. Hart says symptoms usually develop 2 to 14 days after receiving a bite from an infected mosquito. In 2002, Wisconsin documented its first human infections and 52 cases were reported that year. Read More »

A pen detects cancer cells in 10 seconds — Surgery

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The pen uses just a drop of water to form an analysis and does not require any tissue to be cut. It has also filed for a patent for the device. Researchers tested the pen on over 250 human tumor samples, calibrating each type of tumor's molecular signature. Read More »