• Steph Curry Will be Out at Least Three Weeks with MCL Sprain
Steph Curry Will be Out at Least Three Weeks with MCL Sprain

He rehabs his ankle for the last couple of weeks, gets that strong, and then the knee goes. In the third quarter, Warriors big man JaVale McGee elevated for a block attempt before crashing on the left leg of Curry, who began hopping and limping in pain before returning to the locker room.

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  • Tiger Woods comfortable contending after near-miss at Valspar Championship
Tiger Woods comfortable contending after near-miss at Valspar Championship

He got his stiffest challenge from Tolles, who was bogey-free before he three-putted the tough par-3 17th. With the 42-year-old making the ideal read and then executing; his ball curled deliciously into the centre of the cup as the gallery went berserk.

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  • Jump In Overdoses Shows Opioid Epidemic Has Worsened
Jump In Overdoses Shows Opioid Epidemic Has Worsened

Substantial increases in overdoses were seen nationwide, said the report released by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Emergency departments can provide naloxone - a drug that combats overdoses - and recommend treatment to patients, making it an important frontline in the nation's opioid epidemic, the report said.

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  • E-cigarettes expose teens to cancer-causing chemicals
E-cigarettes expose teens to cancer-causing chemicals

Prof Rubinstein said kids should never use e-cigarettes, devices created to help people quit smoking giving the nicotine hit without exposing them to tobacco . They said teenagers who try vaping are poisoning themselves with numerous same chemicals that make traditional cigarettes so deadly. Rubinstein said that glycerin and propylene glycol, ...

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  • Listeria outbreak in S. Africa linked to processed meats
Listeria outbreak in S. Africa linked to processed meats

He announced the source of the outbreak as the Enterprise Food plant about 300 kilometers (185 miles) northeast of Pretoria. Yes, this is the largest ever recorded outbreak of this severe form of listeriosis globally. "There is no direct link with the deaths to our products", MacDougall told a news conference. In statements to reporters yest...

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  • North Korea threatens 'consequences' if military drills go ahead
North Korea threatens 'consequences' if military drills go ahead

North Korea says that if the United States provokes it, the regime will respond in its own way. "If the USA finally holds joint military exercises while keeping sanctions on the DPRK, the DPRK will counter the United States by its own mode of counteraction and the U.S.

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  • Dropbox files for IPO of up to $500 million
Dropbox files for IPO of up to $500 million

Dropbox has done very well over the past two years. While being one of the most anticipated tech IPOs for several years now, it has raised $600 million in funding. Dropbox became cash-flow positive in 2016, but recorded a loss of $111 million that year after pouring money back into its product development efforts.

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  • Louisville loses 2013 national championship after NCAA appeal fails
Louisville loses 2013 national championship after NCAA appeal fails

The school will vacate a total of 123 wins and pay fines totaling $600,000 after their appeal to the NCAA Infractions Committee, a process that began in June of a year ago, was rejected. Interim Louisville Athletics Director Vince Tyra expressed his regret. An adverse finding there could have stripped the Tar Heels of at least one national cham...

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  • Heavy rain causes minor flooding throughout Chicago area
Heavy rain causes minor flooding throughout Chicago area

Meteorologists say temperatures could fall near freezing in that region Tuesday night and into early Wednesday , resulting in possible brief freezing rain. Tobin said right now, our area is at a fine break-over point of whether we're going to actually experience flooding. High-standing water is being reported in many areas.

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  • 'Thought It Was an Explosion.' 4.2-Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Wales
'Thought It Was an Explosion.' 4.2-Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Wales

The quake, which measured 4.7 on the Richter scale, happened at 2:31pm around eight miles from Swansea in South Wales. The British Geological Survey said the epicentre was approximately 20km north-north-east of Swansea and at a depth of 7.4km.

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  • Oxfam sex abuse criticism disproportionate, chief executive says
Oxfam sex abuse criticism disproportionate, chief executive says

In an interview with the BBC's diplomatic correspondent James Landale, she switched to speaking in a Ugandan language to make an apology: "From the bottom of my heart forgive us, forgive Oxfam". I struggle to understand it. He also disclosed that one of the men sacked after being accused of using prostitutes was given a job reference from the cha...

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  • North Korea earned US$200 million by flouting United Nations sanctions
North Korea earned US$200 million by flouting United Nations sanctions

Investigators highlighted that North Korea "is already flouting the most recent resolutions by exploiting global oil supply chains, complicit foreign nationals, offshore company registries and the worldwide banking system", the document states.

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  • End of Congress rule in Karnataka imminent: Shah
End of Congress rule in Karnataka imminent: Shah

Stating that party workers are being informed about the bandh, Yeddyurappa said BJP was not calling for a state-wide bandh, but for a bandh in those districts on the day Rahul Gandhi would visit them. Shah, while addressing a Parivartana rally here, assured that the BJP government would bring the culprits to justice after coming to power in the s...

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  • White House Physician: Trump's Cognitive Exam Came Back
White House Physician: Trump's Cognitive Exam Came Back "Normal"

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Jackson will attend her briefing Tuesday to provide a more complete readout on Trump's physical health. Lindsey O. Graham, R-S.C., was at the infamous meeting with Trump and told others about his racist language. The White House said Trump had no intention of apologizing.

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  • Seven Ethnic Rakhines Killed After Myanmar Police Fire on Protest Crowd
Seven Ethnic Rakhines Killed After Myanmar Police Fire on Protest Crowd

But the clashes came on the same day as a repatriation agreement was signed between Myanmar and Bangladesh to start the return of some 655,000 Rohingya refugees from squalid camps back over the border. The Rohingya, described by the United Nations as the world's most persecuted people, have faced heightened fears of attack since dozens were killed ...

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  • An activist projects 's**thole' & poop emojis on Trump's hotel
An activist projects 's**thole' & poop emojis on Trump's hotel

Bell has a history of projecting anti-Trump messages on the Trump hotel as well has the Department of Justice. "The president distracts us from politics that are harming us", Bell added in his expletive-laden protest projection. An arrow, also apparently projected on the building, points to the arched doorway. Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), the ...

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  • Trump blasts Democrats as 'all talk and no action' on fixing DACA
Trump blasts Democrats as 'all talk and no action' on fixing DACA

The Trump administration has resumed accepting Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a programme that protects certain illegal immigrants from deportation, renewal requests as a result of a federal court order. Republican Senator David Perdue, who was at the same White House meeting and had said he did not recall whether Trump made the c...

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  • Millie Bobby Brown to Play Sherlock's Sister in ENOLA HOLMES MYSTERIES
Millie Bobby Brown to Play Sherlock's Sister in ENOLA HOLMES MYSTERIES

And don't worry, unlike supervillain Eurus Holmes - Sherlock's sister as played by Sian Brooke in the BBC's modern adaptation - Enola isn't out to hinder her brother's work. Producing the series through her own company, PCMA Productions, the precocious 13-year-old will be one of the youngest Hollywood stars ever to land a producer credit on a fea...

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  • Too Much Gaming Could Lead to Mental Health Disorder
Too Much Gaming Could Lead to Mental Health Disorder

According to a beta draft from the World Health Organization, the disorder is qualified as a "pattern of persistent or recurrent gaming behavior" either online or offline, that basically takes over a gamer's "life interests and daily activities", despite possible consequences.

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  • Life expectancy again falls in United States as opioid deaths rise
Life expectancy again falls in United States as opioid deaths rise

The report also found death rates - calculated from the number of deaths per 100,000 people - actually rose among young adults between 2015 and 2016. The drug overdose problem is a public health problem and it needs to be addressed. "It sounds like a small amount, but when you extend that across 300 million people, and the hardship starts to add ...

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  • New estimate shows higher global rate of deaths from flu
New estimate shows higher global rate of deaths from flu

It's still early in the flu season , but three USA states, Louisiana, Mississippi and SC, are experiencing high "Influenza-Like Illness" activity. This year's flu vaccine may not be as effective at protecting people against one of the most common, nasty strains of the flu . As the vaccine for this year's northern hemisphere flu season is th...

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  • Pima County flu cases 7x what they were this time previous year
Pima County flu cases 7x what they were this time previous year

The Health District keeps a list online of pharmacy and drugstore locations where flu shots are available. This may be why so many people got the flu despite getting immunized. And just a third of pregnant women have received the shot. People who have the flu often experience all or numerous following symptoms: fever, chills, cough, sore throat...

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  • More than 1,00000 crimes against children reported in 2016
More than 1,00000 crimes against children reported in 2016

The data says 737 cases of crime against women are under police investigation in the UT, of which 323 cases were pending from previous years. Though the rape cases saw a marginal decline in AP past year, the NCRB data have highlighted another dubious trend.

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  • Missing 3-Year-Old North Carolina Girl Believed Dead; Mother's Boyfriend Arrested
Missing 3-Year-Old North Carolina Girl Believed Dead; Mother's Boyfriend Arrested

Kimrey faces several charges, including concealing of death, obstruction of justice , second-degree burglary, felony larceny , and possession of stolen property. Searchers targeted a creek and a landfill in their effort to find a 3-year-old North Carolina girl missing since the start of the week. Onslow County Sheriff Hans Miller said at a news...

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  • FIFA WC: Croatia Manager Zlatko Dalic Wary Of Nigeria Threat
FIFA WC: Croatia Manager Zlatko Dalic Wary Of Nigeria Threat

Argentina , Iceland , Croatia and Nigeria will battle it out in group D. Like wise Brazil, Switzerland, Costa Rica and Serbia in group E. Germany, Mexico, Sweden and South Korea have group F to prove themselves. We need to establish a way and be the Argentina we want to be. "Our wins against Argentina were in friendly matches and I will ...

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  • High blood pressure is redefined as 130, not 140: U.S. guidelines
High blood pressure is redefined as 130, not 140: U.S. guidelines

The normal limit for blood pressure is considered 120 for systolic, or how much pressure the blood places on the artery walls when the heart beats, and 80 for diastolic, which is measured between beats. High blood pressure is now defined as readings of 130 over 80 or higher, a change from the old definition of 140 over 90. "It doesn't mean you need...

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  • Company gives non-smokers additional days off to counter smoke breaks
Company gives non-smokers additional days off to counter smoke breaks

After a non-smoking employee submitted a complaint about how smoke breaks were affecting productivity, marketing firm Piala Inc. made a change to its paid time off policy. The figure is higher among males and older generations. The initiative has apparently led 4 of the 42 smokers in the company to quit smoking. About 1 in 5 adults in Japan smo...

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  • Regular Marijuana Users Have More Sex
Regular Marijuana Users Have More Sex

Michael Eisenberg , director of male reproductive medicine and surgery with the Stanford University School of Medicine in California. For years, scientists have generally found in studies that marijuana use lead to sexual problems. Some 24.5 percent of men and 14.5 percent of women in the analysis reported having used marijuana, and there was...

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  • Saaho 1st Look Poster Released - Check Prabhas's Stunning Look from Saaho
Saaho 1st Look Poster Released - Check Prabhas's Stunning Look from Saaho

They wrote on the wall of Twitter, Wishing our darling #Prabhas a very Happy Birthday. He is seen wearing a cover-coat and sporting short hair, which makes him look very dapper. Witten and directed by Sujeeth , Saaho will hit the screens next year. Notably, the last movie of Prabhas " Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" was a period drama which had hi...

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  • South Korea claims North hacked nuclear attack response plans
South Korea claims North hacked nuclear attack response plans

The U.S. Air Force bombers and the South Korean fighters then conducted a second firing exercise over the Yellow Sea, according to the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff. A pre-emptive strike against Pyongyang's leadership would be hard to undertake, but it's widely seen as the most realistic of the limited military options Seoul has to deny a nucl...

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  • Tropical storms Jose, Katia become Category 1 hurricanes
Tropical storms Jose, Katia become Category 1 hurricanes

At 11 a.m. EDT (1500 UTC) on September 5, the center of Tropical Storm Jose was located near 12.3 degrees north latitude and 39.1 degrees west longitude. If Irma's center marches north directly over Florida's eastern coastline, former hurricane hunter Jeff Masters says high winds and storm surges could turn the Gold Coast to the Mud Coast.

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  • United States lawmakers, business urge Trump not to scrap South Korea trade pact
United States lawmakers, business urge Trump not to scrap South Korea trade pact

President Donald Trump left war with North Korea on the table as option if Pyongyang doesn't behave after a call with China's Xi Jinping on Wednesday that the the US leader described as 'very, very frank'. Last year, China shipped just over 96,000 tonnes of gasoline and nearly 45,000 tonnes of diesel to North Korea, where it is used across the econ...

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  • Kim Kardashian Once Called Herself The
Kim Kardashian Once Called Herself The "Biggest Taylor Swift Fan"

Since she debuted as a country act, the media (and everyone with a Twitter account) has been eager to pick her character apart, calling into question her vocal ability, her intentions, her songwriting chops and even her personal authenticity itself.

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  • CRISPR corrects mutation in human embryos
CRISPR corrects mutation in human embryos

They targeted a gene mutation that causes a heart-weakening disease, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy , that affects about 1 in 500 people. The scientists focused on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy , the most common cause of sudden death in otherwise healthy young athletes.

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  • Doctor found to help Charlie leave hospital
Doctor found to help Charlie leave hospital

The care plan for Charlie must honour his parents wishes about the time and place of his passing, but also be safe, spare Charlie all pain and protect his dignity, the hospital said in a statement issued on Tuesday. They said they accept that his condition has deteriorated to the point where the experimental treatment would not work. The case h...

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