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State officials say flu season will get worse

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That's already more than the 15 deaths reported here during the 2009-10 swine flu outbreak. While January and February are typically the peak of "flu season", getting vaccinated now can still reduce the risk of illness or spreading the virus to vulnerable populations, including the elderly, the sick, or babies less than 6 months of age who are too young for vaccination. Read More »

Celebrities honor Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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Day. Players and teams across the NFL are celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr . on Monday, a national holiday honoring the legendary civil rights activist. King and believed in his vision. But how much has changed since King's "I Have A Dream" speech almost 55 years ago? At the age of 35, Dr. King was the youngest man to receive a Nobel Peace Prize as he continued to lead the largest civil rights movements of the century. Read More »

Year-old girl experiences frightening side effects of popular flu medication

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Luckily, her mother managed to grab her in the nick of time and prevent a potential tragedy. But the side effects of that medication recently put one Texas family in shock. "Kids and young people with this season's flu virus might be at a higher hazard for seizures, perplexity, or odd conduct ahead of schedule amid their ailment". Read More »

Chiefs named to PFWA's 2017 All-AFC team

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The Chiefs tied with the Detroit Lions, New York Giants and Pittsburgh Steelers with the second-most selections with two each. Kamara, a third-round pick (No. He received the NFL's offensive rookie of the month award in both September and December. Eluemunor was named to the team as a guard, joining the Los Angeles Chargers' Dan Feeney and the Seattle Seahawks' Evan Pocic . Read More »

Facebook's News Feed change may amplify fake news

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Total time spent may fall but the overall satisfaction will increase. Last week, after struggling to solve Facebook's fake news problem, Mark Zuckerberg abruptly pulled the plug on the co-dependent relationship his company has cultivated with media companies, writing that posts from publishers will now be de-emphasized by Facebook's algorithms. Read More »

Deadly flu now considered epidemic

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There are still weeks of flu activity to come. Eleven of the deaths involved adults over 65 and one, an adult under 65. After seeing an unusually high number of visits to emergency rooms by pregnant women who have contracted the flu, the department urges pregnant women in particular get their flu shots quickly if they haven't already been vaccinated this year. Read More »

Steelers looked ahead, now have long wait for 2018 season

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The Jaguars , in the NFL's play-offs for the first time in a decade, will travel to reigning champions the New England Patriots next weekend to determine who will be the AFC's representative in Super Bowl LII. Fournette's ever-churning legs set the tone early. He threw for 469 yards and five touchdowns, although some of that production came with the Steelers in pass-only mode and the Jaguars willing to give up yards in smaller portions at a time while protecting a lead. Read More »

Afghanistan to play first-ever Test against India in Bengaluru

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Afghanistan and Ireland were made full members in June last. Phil Simmons, who was appointed Afghanistan's coach late previous year, could hardly have wished for a more fitting opening fixture in the longest form of the game. There were speculations earlier that the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) had requested BCCI to hold the match at the Noida Cricket Ground. Eight out of the 12 Test playing nations have been part of day-night cricket but not top-ranked India . Read More »

New Canaan student dies suddenly Sunday morning

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Though New Canaan Public Schools will be closed Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. I recommended and continue to recommend that people get their flu vaccination as there is a higher than usual number of cases this year. Macedo said that school officials have no further details "but I wanted to let you know what happened as soon as we could". According to the Saint Aloysius Facebook page, Mallozzi was a religious education student at the church. Read More »

What Are Fugu Poisoning Symptoms? Toxic Fish Mistakenly Sold In Japan

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The five packets of fugu that triggered the alarm in Gamagori were sold with their livers still in place, Agence France-Presse reports . Chefs in Japan require years of training and a special licence before being allowed to prepare the delicacy, which is typically served as either sashimi (raw fish) or in a hot pot. Read More »

Shami strikes thrice to leave SA at 173/5 at lunch

He had words with the umpires, ran to the match referee's room, and did all he could to get his players back out there. However if there's one constant in the worldwide cricketing world, it's this: No matter what the year, no matter what the format, no matter what the country, no matter what the surface and no matter what the circumstances, Kohli will score runs. Read More »

Sam's Club closes 63 locations nationwide

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Owned by Walmart, Sam's Club is a chain of membership-only warehouse stores that offer discounted prices. Both stores were deleted from the Sam's Club website by Thursday afternoon. " Sam's Club has been under-comping Costco's for multiple years now", said Edward Jones analyst Brian Yarbrough. In addition to the minimum wage increase and bonuses, Walmart announced other benefit increases. Read More »

Florida reports 2nd human rabies death in recent months

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According to NBC News , the boy's father, Henry Roque, found the bat living in the family's home and managed to capture it. After staying at the hospital for a few days, Ryker, who graduated Christian Academy Preschool in 2016, died from the rabies disease on Sunday. Read More »

Physical arrangement for Rohingya return finalised

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In this respect, the EU's initiative aims to support the implementation of the bilateral repatriation agreement between the governments of Myanmar and Bangladesh, which was signed on 23 November 2017. Myanmar would consider resettling the people staying at the zero line on a priority basis. "Myanmar has reiterated its commitment to stop outflow of Myanmar residents to Bangladesh, " the ministry added. Read More »

Term of office for Sri Lanka's President is five years

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Sirisena's request to the Supreme Court caused quite a stir when Rajapaksa declared that he could run for president again if the court ruled in favour of Sirisena. But Mr Sirisena's office said he was reducing the time period that bars could be open. Sri Lanka's Bar Association, Attorney General's Department among others made their submissions in the Supreme Court in this regard. Read More »

Porn Star Says Trump and Stormey Daniels Invited Her for Threesome

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Trump , according to people familiar with the matter. What's so audacious about what the White House did with this one is that Cohen sent a statement to the Wall Street Journal addressed "To whom it may concern" and signed "Stormy Daniels " (the accuser's nom de plume) that denied that the allegation was true - but this was written by Cohen! The money was reportedly paid to keep Clifford from talking about a sexual encounter she allegedly had with Trump in 2006, shortly after the ... Read More »

Flu season of to record start as hospitals see a widespread outbreak

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Locally, the flu season is ramping up as more people are being hospitalized with the flu. "The flu shot , while not foolproof, is still your best defense", says April Rodríguez, RN, Community Health Nurse Manager for RVNA. Children are considered highly vulnerable to the disease. Wash your hands frequently and avoid touching your mouth, nose and eyes. Deller confirms, "They can not, we have not had any reports of flu in kitties". Read More »

Get in here! FG summons US Ambassador over Trump's remark

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A South African diplomatic source told Anadolu Agency a closed-door meeting between the USA ambassador in Pretoria and South African officials will be held at 6 p.m. Made up by Dems. "Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" Mr. Trump's critics also played up statistics that show how African migrants in the US have a higher number of bachelor's degree holders than Americans themselves. Read More »

Tottenham cruise to victory over Everton as Kane and Son shine

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I'm hugely disappointed with the professionalism of my players. The 25-year-old has been involved in more goals at Wembley this season than any other Spurs player, scoring seven goals and assisting four, as well as equalling Jermain Defoe's record of most home consecutive home goals scored, with five. Read More »

It's not too late to get a flu shot

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While it's true that you may still come down with the flu even after getting the shot, it doesn't mean that there's no benefit. Federal health officials cite the bad winter weather, holiday travel and the severe H3N2 strain for the high number of hospitalizations in the state and nationwide. Read More »

Hundreds of O'Hare Airport passengers might have been exposed to measles

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The passenger was infectious on that day and may have been in multiple areas of the airport between flights. The Department of Health in New Jersey said in a a href="http://www.nj.gov/health/news/2018/approved/20180112b.shtml" statement /a on January 12 that an worldwide traveler with a confirmed case of measles had arrived at Terminal C at the Newark airport on January 2 and departed for Indianapolis from a domestic terminal. Read More »

'Baby brain' is a genuine phenomenon among mothers-to-be, study finds

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The findings support numerous reports that pregnant women have an increased level of forgetfulness, however, it is unclear why memory and executive function is impacted by pregnancy. First, post-partum measures of cognitive functioning are frequently not included when exploring cognition and pregnancy. Planning, problem solving, and attention to detail, on the other hand, are part of the executive function. Read More »

The Eagles soar into the NFC Championship Game

ET, CBS). "I knew we could run the ball just from the first half, what we were able to do", Johnson said. The Eagles advance as a result and await the victor of Sunday's game between the New Orleans Saints and Minnesota Vikings . Read More »

Teen Murti Chowk to be formally renamed after Israeli city

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Netanyahu, who arrived on a six-day visit today, was received by Modi. The tri-colour fluttering on one side and the Israeli flag on the other as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu touches down in Delhi, the second Israeli Prime Minister to do so after Ariel Sharon came calling in 2003. Read More »

National Security: President Buhari Meets With Saraki, Dogara

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Simon Lalong of Plateau has apologised to his Benue counterpart, Samuel Ortom, for his comments on the latter's anti-grazing law. The governor strongly condemned the protests in some parts of the state capital and directed all security operatives especially, the Commissioner of Police, Bashir Makama, to ensure restoration of order in the affected areas. Read More »

Claude Puel vows to keep faith in summer flop Kelechi Iheanacho

Nigeria supervisor Gernot Rohr said not long ago he expected Iheanacho and global partner Ahmed Musa to leave the King Power Stadium in light of their absence of activity, however Puel rejected any leave talk. "Quite frankly, the way he plays the game, the way he likes to play, he likes plenty of space in behind to run into". But should the Foxes fail to sell the Algerian global then Ulloa is likely to go on loan with clubs in Spain and England interested, including Aston Villa. Read More »

Gamestop Corp (NYSE:GME) 2017 Q3 Sentiment

The average 12-month price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the past year is $23.60. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Monday, February 22 by Benchmark. Sold All: 37 Reduced: 83 Increased: 93 New Position: 35. Another trade for 91,107 shares valued at $11.83M was made by HUNDMEJEAN MARTINA on Wednesday, August 2. Read More »