• Seamus Coleman set for surgery today on double leg fracture
Seamus Coleman set for surgery today on double leg fracture

There's no Bale saying, 'I got that one wrong.' He wants to appeal the yellow card". The injury to the Everton defender is a huge blow to his club and country. "It's exciting for me at the same time ", he says, adding that any homework done on studying Bale's free kicks could be a waste of time as the Real Madrid man is a one-off.

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  • Trump goes all in for the GOP's Obamacare replacement
Trump goes all in for the GOP's Obamacare replacement

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has said he intends to bring whatever the House passes directly to the Senate floor, bypassing committees. In a letter sent to all 435 members of the House of Representatives, AARP maintained its strong opposition to this harmful bill and urged each Representative to vote "No' on the proposed legisla...

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  • Somali pirates who seized oil tanker release it
Somali pirates who seized oil tanker release it

Puntland Maritime Police forces (PMPF) who deployed to Alula on Wednesday night were reported to engage in a gun battle with the pirates on board on Thursday morning. He also said that the owner of the ship is ready to pay the ransom if it is demanded. Intervention by regional naval forces that flooded into the area helped disrupt several hijack...

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  • Changi wins Best Airport title at Skytrax Awards
Changi wins Best Airport title at Skytrax Awards

Changi Airport was also named the Best Airport in Asia, and Best Airport for Leisure Amenities, the latter a title it has held since the award category was introduced in 2009. Paul International Airport (MSP) is the best in North America. Meanwhile, Taoyuan airport was ranked the 21st best airport in the world, down one notch from a year ago.

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  • 'Troubled' Man Breaches White House Grounds, Arrested
'Troubled' Man Breaches White House Grounds, Arrested

Trump, who was in the White House at the time, said he was told about the intruder on Friday night. Authorities did not immediately identify the suspect, but Martin Mulholland, a spokesman for the Secret Service, said the person had no arrest record or history with the agency, which is charged with protecting the president, his family and other e...

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  • Weight-loss surgery for 500kg woman in India
Weight-loss surgery for 500kg woman in India

They want to correct all her medical associated problems and make her healthy before she travels back to Egypt. Doctors suspect that her obesity is linked to one or multiple genes of the 91 which are known to be connected to obesity. And a special truck was used to ferry her from the airport to the Saifee Hospital in Mumbai where the weight loss ...

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  • Tennessee bird flu outbreak may be contained
Tennessee bird flu outbreak may be contained

No additional flocks were found to have increased mortality associated with the disease. The USDA confirmed one case of avian influenza last January in IN, but that outbreak didn't spread to other flocks, and it was a strain that did not appear contagious to humans.

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  • We're Making History - Mauricio Pochettino Proud As Spurs Beat Everton
We're Making History - Mauricio Pochettino Proud As Spurs Beat Everton

Harry Kane opened the scoring in the 20th minute for Spurs, who went in leading 1-0 at the break. "It's an important win, we should have won by more but it's another step closer to the top of the table". Silva's 38th-minute cross was turned into the net at point-blank range by Sergio Aguero and the Spanish playmaker's defense-splitting through-ba...

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  • Nurse accused of secretly recording eight patients
Nurse accused of secretly recording eight patients

On Feb. 13, Lower Makefield police were called to the dermatology office at 1000 Floral Vale Blvd. after the girl discovered Close's iPhone on the ground at her feet, police said. Authorities say the phone belonged to Close. She turned the phone over to staff at the facility. The videos found on Close's phone dated from January 18 through his ar...

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  • Pediatricians Warn Against Pot Use for Teens
Pediatricians Warn Against Pot Use for Teens

The AAP pointed to a National Survey on Drug Use and Health that found there had been a tremendous decrease in 12 to 17 year olds who believe that there was a "great risk" to using marijuana. "So we need to come up with a new way to discuss it. because the kids are tuning us out". Government numbers show marijuana use is a "thing" with teens with...

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  • Conservative victory in northern England could spell doom for Labour's Corbyn
Conservative victory in northern England could spell doom for Labour's Corbyn

However, a number of commentators and at least one Labour MP have blamed the Labour loss on embattled leader Jeremy Corbyn. It is very rare for the governing party to pick up votes from the opposition. "Do you know who I feel sorry for?" Copeland is home to the Sellafield nuclear power plant, and much was made of Jeremy Corbyn's anti-nuclear ...

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  • Pa. Department of Health investigates mumps cases at Penn State
Pa. Department of Health investigates mumps cases at Penn State

What can you do to prevent the spread of mumps? Mona Marin, a viral diseases expert with CDC, notes that "although the disease has not been serious, the disruption and expense it has caused for local and state health officials has been significant".

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  • Court orders South Africa to reverse ICC withdrawal
Court orders South Africa to reverse ICC withdrawal

On Wednesday, the court determined the decision taken by President Jacob Zuma and the minister of justice Michael Masutha to withdraw from The Hague-based court without parliamentary approval amounted to a breach of the separation of powers.

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  • 5 killed after light plane crashes into shopping centre in Australia
5 killed after light plane crashes into shopping centre in Australia

The Beechcraft plane crashed into the shopping centre a few moments after taking off. Mr Quartermain was the co-owner of Corporate and Leisure Aviation , which owned the plane. The shopping centre, which was next to the Essendon Fields airport, was still closed at the time of the crash, saving possibilities of further casualties.

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  • Spain's Princess Cristina found not guilty in tax fraud case
Spain's Princess Cristina found not guilty in tax fraud case

Urdangarin and his business partners-there were 18 defendants in total-were accused of embezzling about 6 million euros ($6.4 million) that had been distributed by regional officials for organizing sporting events. When his sister Cristina was indicted, King Felipe cancelled her titles of Duchess of Palma, granted by their father in 1997 on the o...

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  • Health department recommends Alabamans get flu shots
Health department recommends Alabamans get flu shots

The Shelby County Health Department also wants to remind people to wash their hands often and stay home if they are feeling sick to limit the spread of the flu. The CDC recommends a yearly flu vaccine for everyone 6 months of age and older as the first and most important step in protecting against this serious disease.

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  • Feeling Way More Stressed Out? You're Not Alone
Feeling Way More Stressed Out? You're Not Alone

Since August, the percentage of Americans saying personal safety is a very or somewhat significant source of stress increased from 29 percent to 34 percent-the highest percentage noted since the question was first asked in 2008. Reported symptoms included things like headaches, feeling nervous or anxious, feeling overwhelmed or feeling depressed ...

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  • Delete your weather apps, Facebook has you covered
Delete your weather apps, Facebook has you covered

However, you can change or add multiple locations from the Settings button at the top of the page and you can also change the units from Fahrenheit to Celsius. The site started offering weather greetings to a select group of users last April, and the in-built app builds on that service. To manually find the forecast: open Facebook tap the hambu...

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  • Iran To Test Missile, Radar Systems, One Day After New US Sanctions
Iran To Test Missile, Radar Systems, One Day After New US Sanctions

Despite the tough talk, the new sanctions represent a continuation of the Obama administration's limited punishment for Iran's ballistic missile activity and avoid a direct showdown with Tehran over the nuclear deal itself. The Pentagon chief James Mattis, just hours after the U.S. sanctions were announced , said that Iran was "the single biggest ...

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  • Patrice Evra: French full-back joins Marseille from Juventus
Patrice Evra: French full-back joins Marseille from Juventus

The former Manchester United left-back has been brought in to add experience a defence that conceded three times against Lyon in Ligue 1 last Sunday. Evra is the club's second signing of the winter transfer window after the arrival of highly rated young midfielder Morgan Sanson from Montpellier on a long-term deal.

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  • Canadian Nurse Survives 6 Days on Artificial Lungs
Canadian Nurse Survives 6 Days on Artificial Lungs

The whole procedure took around nine hours, and was carried out by 13 operating staff. A risky procedure, it was unclear whether Ms Benoit's blood pressure and oxygen levels could be sustained during surgery and there was the possibility that she could bleed into the empty chest cavity.

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  • HP Recalls 100000 Laptop Batteries Due to Concerns of Overheating
HP Recalls 100000 Laptop Batteries Due to Concerns of Overheating

The United States Consumer Protection Safety Commission (CPSC) announced a massive recall of HP and Compaq computer batteries this week that includes more than 100,000 laptops. It appears as though HP has expanded the recall after receiving just one additional report of an overheating battery. In the U.S., users can call HP customer service at ...

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  • Cervical Cancer is Deadlier Than We Thought
Cervical Cancer is Deadlier Than We Thought

Women are being urged to understand the symptoms of cervical cancer and undergo regular screenings. Diagnosis of cervical cancer is done by Pap Smear Tests, Colposcopy, HPV Testing, Endocervical Curettage (ECC). Ethan Basch, a University of North Carolina cancer specialist, notes that many areas with the highest cancer death rates a...

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  • Snowstorm could knock out power tonight in Central NY, weather service warns
Snowstorm could knock out power tonight in Central NY, weather service warns

Monday to 9 a.m. on Tuesday , according to the NWS. Snow and sleet will continue through Monday night into Tuesday , with wind gusts expected up to 40 miles per hour. Snow will be heavy and wet, the National Weather Service says, which could result in tree limbs down and power outages. Road closures will be possible during the storm, and chain...

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  • Orlando police release video of Markeith Loyd arrest
Orlando police release video of Markeith Loyd arrest

When the judge asked for Loyd's name, he was silent. Loyd did not enter a plea. The full video of Loyd's arrest caused controversy, and Police Chief John Mina spoke at a press conference on Thursday to address the melee. On his way to OPD headquarters after his capture, a bloodied Loyd yelled to reporters that police had beat him up. "Let's n...

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  • When Democrats Blasted Betsy DeVos, Trump's Education Secretary
When Democrats Blasted Betsy DeVos, Trump's Education Secretary

Devos said she would address the needs of all parents and students but that a one-size-fits-all model doesn't work in education. Murray, the top Democrat on the panel, complained that the hearing should have been delayed until the Office of Government Ethics sent a letter on DeVos and any agreements she will make to ensure there are no conflicts ...

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  • Monalisa and Vikrants haldi ceremony in Bigg Boss
Monalisa and Vikrants haldi ceremony in Bigg Boss

This is not the first time that a real wedding will take place in the house. He talks about why she allowed a male to apply gel to her back. Bani then announces that the housemates will carry on the haldi ceremony and asks them to make bride's or groom's haldi more entertaining than other.

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  • Texas Teacher Impregnated by Student Sentenced to 10 Years
Texas Teacher Impregnated by Student Sentenced to 10 Years

Vera told investigators their relationship turned sexual for nine months after they spent more time together. The boy's family reportedly knew about - and approved of - the relationship, inviting her to family gatherings, where she was introduced as the boy's girlfriend, court documents said.

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  • Ky Dept. of Health: Influenza Now 'Widespread' in Commonwealth
Ky Dept. of Health: Influenza Now 'Widespread' in Commonwealth

The first flu fatality came a month ago when an 87-year-old New Castle County man with multiple serious underlying conditions died after contracting Influenza A. This year, the CDC has changed the time limit on when to take the antiviral drug Tamiflu, which doctors had always advised to distribute within 48 hours of flu symptoms .

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  • Rihanna, Drake, Jennifer Lopez Love Triangle Worsens, At Least On Instagram
Rihanna, Drake, Jennifer Lopez Love Triangle Worsens, At Least On Instagram

It was the first time the 47-year-old had been seen since the smitten photo was posted publicly, showing the duo cuddling affectionately on a couch in an apparent confirmation of their romance. Jennifer Lopez has stoked the rumors that she and Drake may have a new flame burning. "I feel like she's such a girl's girl, which I love, because I'm...

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  • Cyclone Vardah Named By Pakistan
Cyclone Vardah Named By Pakistan

Another 7,000 were evacuated in Tamil Nadu state, the National Disaster Management Authority said. "Twenty flights have been diverted, nine flights got delayed and five were cancelled", Chennai Airport Director Deepak Shastri told IANS.

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  • Optimism May Lower Risks Of Premature Death In Women: Harvard Study
Optimism May Lower Risks Of Premature Death In Women: Harvard Study

The study appeared online in the American Journal of Epidemiology. "A summary of over 50 studies showed that when confronted with life challenges, optimists use healthier coping methods like acceptance of circumstances that can not be changed, planning for further challenges, creating contingency plans, and seeking support from others when needed"....

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  • 21st Century Fox May Buy Sky TV for $14B
21st Century Fox May Buy Sky TV for $14B

The price represents a premium of 40 percent from Sky's closing share price level on Tuesday, which was the day before the initial proposal was made. However, the price tag attached to deal, on a cold December evening, is steeper than Murdoch's previous attempt to takeover the broadcaster in the summer of 2010.

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  • Surgeon General calls youth vaping a public health threat
Surgeon General calls youth vaping a public health threat

The e-cigarette industry is relentless in its pursuit of new users at an early age, and the report underscores how successful it has been in attracting this demographic. Teens and young adults also reported using electronic tobacco products because they are less harmful or less toxic than conventional cigarettes and it helps them avoid indoor smo...

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  • Fast Food Exec Andrew Puzder Tapped to Be Trump's Labor Secretary
Fast Food Exec Andrew Puzder Tapped to Be Trump's Labor Secretary

Puzder has also been an outspoken critic of raising the federal minimum wage and expanding overtime pay, both issues Democrats have been pushing under President Obama. Carl's Jr. was based in Carpinteria, Calif., near Santa Barbara, and Hardee's was in St. Louis. The Job Creators Network and American small businesses congratulate President-Elect ...

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