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Surgeon admits signing initials on patients' livers

He used an argon beam, a device used by surgeons to prevent bleeding and sometimes to mark where to operate on an organ. The 53-year-old resigned from Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham in 2014, after another doctor discovered the initials during a follow-up surgery on one of Bramhall's patients.

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Flu vaccination can be only 10-percent effective, study says

Alvaro Garza, San Joaquin County Public Health Officer. It is now higher than usual for this time of year said the report. "Even in seasons when the vaccine is not a great match to the circulating flu strains, a flu shot is still the best protection an individual can get to protect not only against influenza disease but also from severe illness, hospitalization and death from flu-related complications".

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UMD scientists show dangers of dry Christmas trees

For those setting up a real Christmas tree this holiday season, there are a few things to keep in mind - and safety comes first. "Be conscientious of where those candles are". More than half (55 percent) of the December home decoration fires were started by candles , compared to one-third (32 percent) the remainder of the year.

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James Harden, Rockets Beat Pelicans Without Anthony Davis, Extend Win Streak

It is Houston's best road start since the 1996-97 season. Yes, you indeed read that correctly. Harden finished with 26 points and 17 assists . A graphic was posted to the Twitter account Positive Residual that broke down Harden's eye-opening night of efficiency.

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Met Office warns of frost and ice

The warning is in place between 12.00 Sunday and 12.00 on Monday. Road conditions have been treacherous across the country over the past three days. The forecasters also predict that showers will be widespread tomorrow and it will be "bitterly cold". During the cold snap temperatures sank to as low as -8C with the worst of the weather hitting Connacht, Leinster and Ulster, though parts of Munster also experienced snowfalls.

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India Prohibits Day Time Advertisement Of Condoms

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has issued a directive asking broadcasters to telecast condom ads only between 10 PM and 6 AM. The ministry invoked Cable Television Networks Rules, banning an " advertisement which endangers the safety of children or create in them any interest in unhealthy practices or shows them begging or in an undignified or indecent manner ".

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'Man Flu': Doctor Says Science Explains Why Sick Men Complain So Much

Still, Sue found support for the idea that men suffer more from viral respiratory illnesses than women because they have less-robust immune systems. In a study of flu-related deaths between 1997 and 2007 , published by the American Journal of Epidemiology, a group of researchers found that mortality was more common in men than women across multiple age-groups, regardless of underlying conditions.

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15 awesome Lowcountry Christmas trees to get you in the holiday spirit

Other tree sellers in the area have noticed rising prices, as well. Lindsay said in the 1970s and '80s, Christmas tree growers used to be plentiful in her neck of the woods. Rutland said the fraser fir grows about a foot each year and needs to be shaped on a regular basis. In some families, the tree becomes so much a part of the home and family, it earns a name.

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Tollywood Comedian Vijay Sai Found Dead In His Apartment In Hyderabad

He hanged himself in his Yousufguda residence today morning. At the time of the incident, his parents were present in the house. His bedroom door was forcefully opened when the actor did not respond to any phone calls and messages. Sources said Vijay, in the videos addressed to his father, alleged that they harassed him mentally. Reportedly, she even took away all the valuables that the couple owned.

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CBSE Class 10, 12 board exams marking scheme released, check cbse

As many as 10,98,891 candidates (6,38,865 boys and 4,60,026 girls ) from 10,678 schools registered for the CBSE Class 12 examinations this year. Firstly, all the students are advised to go to the official website of CBSE and Find the tab of examination once, you land on the Website.

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Charlie Sheen sues National Enquirer over rape claim

Sheen likewise shot down the National Enquirer report, with a representative for the actor telling The Hollywood Reporter , " Charlie Sheen categorically denies these allegations". Sheen is seeking unspecified damages for the suit. Last month, Haim's mother, Judy, appeared on the Dr. Oz show , and sided with Sheen, saying that her son was "transparent" and would have told her if Sheen touched him inappropriately.

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Flu season in full swing in county

Flu season is underway in the United States, and a new report shows that flu activity is already higher than typical for this time of year. The CDC reported seven children had died from the flu. Getting your flu shot can also contribute to "herd immunity" - less cases of the flu overall means more protection for the most vulnerable people in the population: the elderly, children, and individuals with certain allergies who can't get the vaccine.

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Suri Cruise Just Made Her First Public Appearance With Mum Katie Holmes

Holmes was first to talk on stage, saying: 'She's one of our favourite performers and who is it tonight?' An onlooker told People that Suri, who was wearing a star patterned dress with a big red bow in her hair, was so excited she clapped while waiting at the side of the stage.

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Iraq holds parade to celebrate victory over Islamic State

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the US offers "sincere congratulations to the Iraqi people and to the courageous Iraqi Security Forces, many of whom lost their lives heroically fighting ISIS ", in an official statement released Saturday.

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Protesters Gather to Change Senator Collin's Vote on Tax Bill

I have been a lifelong Republican and proud of our economic and foreign policies - until this president. The tax reform bill passed by the Senate will raise taxes on the poor and lower middle class to finance a tax break for the rich.

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French Baby Milk Maker Orders Global Recall Over Salmonella Fears

Company spokesman Michel Nalet told The Associated Press on Monday Dec. 11, 2017, that the "precautionary" recall both in France and overseas affects "several million" products made since mid-February. The illness, caused by intestinal bacteria from farm animals, is risky for the very young and elderly because of the risk of dehydration. RECALL RIGHTS What are your rights if a safety warning or recall is issued on a product? The investigations carried out since December 2 "have made it ...

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Adult Film Actor Speaks out After Being Accused of Cyberbullying August Ames

Following the post, Ames was accused of being homophobic, as social media users clamored for her to issue an apology. Meanwhile, James Grabowski said he was still reeling over the sudden death of his baby sister, telling newspaper that he blames cyber bullies for pushing her over the edge.

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Palace boss Hodgson defends winger Zaha over penalties

Palace went in front in the 44th with a goal from close range by substitute defender Scott Dann but Defoe restored parity with a superb added-time equaliser, lifting the ball from a tight angle on the right over Speroni and into the top far corner.

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Georgia 'Toff' Toffolo crowned victor of I'm a Celebrity 2017

She is contracted for one more series but will she remain after that? She was only famous to viewers of E4's Made In Chelsea , and now they are desperate to keep her on the programme after she's triumphed as I'm A Celeb's most popular campmate ever.

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Victory over West Brom vital for Swansea, says Paul Clement

Tammy Abraham was through on goal with just minutes remaining but his chipped effort landed on the wrong side of the post. "The commitment of the players you can't really fault today, we just need that little bit of quality". We know now we have a hard game on Wednesday, the best team in the Premier League coming here. "It's one victory that hopefully is the start of many more and what we have to do is kick on from this and not go back to the way that we've been".

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PDP poses no threat to APC, says Gov Ahmed

Despite tight security around the Eagle Square venue of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national convention, petty traders, hawkers of PDP souvenirs and praise singers from several states turned the political gathering into a carnival-like event.

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United Kingdom set for 'significant' snow as Storm Caroline hits

As snow showers spread throughout the day, Storm Caroline is expected to get worse before it gets better. During this afternoon a mixture of sleet and snow showers will work their way across the whole of Britain, with the potential for blizzard conditions in Scotland.

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Reflect upon human rights

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is a milestone document in the history of human rights. Cuba presented the first amendment to the draft declaration which was accepted, adding the right of citizens of any member country to follow the vocation they choose.

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Rain halts play in NZ-Windies second Test

It was a day of records as Colin de Grandhomme smashed the fastest-ever maiden Test century by a New Zealander. New Zealand: Tom Latham, Jeet Raval, Kane Williamson (captain), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Tom Blundell, Mitchell Santner, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Trent Boult.

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Crews work through night; Lilac Fire now 20% contained

Although the fire has not grown in size, there remained many smoldering and actively burning hot spots inside the fire perimeter. On Dec. 7, horses also had to be evacuated from in Ventura County as the Thomas fire approached. "Be prepared because as we remember the Cedar Fire in 2003, a fire that starts in the back country. can go anywhere at any time, particularly when those winds shift", San Diego County Supervisor Dianne Jacob said Friday morning.

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Eight inches of snow and 70mph to hit United Kingdom this weekend

Accumulations of 10cm (4in) of snow are expected widely in the warning areas, while 15-20cm (6in-8in) is possible in the worst-hit areas. It will continue to turn an eastward-moving band of rain into wintry showers for most of today. "You can do this by checking the Met Office website for the daily forecast or our warnings page, or you could download our weather app which will ensure you can keep up to date while you are out and about".

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Viral video of starving polar bear spurs calls for climate change action

Fortunately, however, the condition of this bear is not representative of most polar bear populations - at least not yet. "This is what starvation looks like". National Geographic footage of a starving polar bear searching for food has devastated animal lovers the world over for its tragic depiction of the effects of climate change on the endangered species.

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This is why you don't look directly at a solar eclipse

One woman from NY heeded those warnings, but it turns out her eye protection wasn't enough. During the solar eclipse on August 21, Payne viewed the sun without any protective eyewear for approximately six seconds, according to the study. "This young man had played it safe by only looking at the eclipsing sun with one eye", notes Chou. "It's certainly not like what we saw in the United Kingdom after the August 1999 eclipse, where they did a survey and got information on a number of cases of ...

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Philippines to demand refund from Sanofi over payment for controversial dengue vaccine

More than 200,000 children have been given three shots of the vaccine throughout 2016 and 2017. "Those who did not have prior infection are the ones vulnerable". Regrettably, these were set aside to ensure the vaccine was included in the formulary, approved for use, and procured with a multibillion price tag not even remotely proportionate to the disease burden it hoped to relieve.

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Six arrested for stripping woman who helped bust liquor racket

Noting that Delhi Police is not under Delhi government, he said "state can do little about it and that's why I am meeting L-G". The police has reportedly arrested six persons in connection with the case. "Her clothes were torn and she was paraded naked in the area and the entire incident was filmed and the video was allegedly shared in the area by these criminals".

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Antero Resources (AR) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at SunTrust Banks

Range Resources Corp. had 124 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Evercore on Tuesday, July 19 to "Market Perform". Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) has invested 0.04% in Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR). Tortoise Capital Advsrs Limited Liability Co invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR).

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Deadpool to become Pikachu in new Pokemon live-action movie

There are some plot details in the report, too: Smith's character will be teaming up with the detective after the disappearance of his father. Newton will play a "sassy" journalist who aids them in their quest. Reynolds will also been seen as Wade Wilson aka Deadpool in next year's Deadpool 2 , which arrives in cinemas on June 1, 2018. Gravity Falls creator Alex Hirsch and Guardians of the Galaxy co-screenwriter Nicole Perlman wrote the current script for Detective Pikachu .

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Another 164 Nigerians from Libya

He said that the Nigerian government has been in talks with the recognised government in Tripoli on how to reach some of the camps to extract its nationals. The Council also encouraged those authorities to reinforce cooperation with worldwide organisations and United Nations agencies and to ensure full humanitarian access to detention centres.

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Plateau PDP Chairman, Damishi Sango, son, Kidnapped

This has been confirmed by the state Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr John Akans, who told Channels TV that the chairman left Jos on Wednesday afternoon for the national convention when he encountered his abductors. He said, "The Jere Road has been a flashpoint and Kaduna State is a den of kidnappers". Tyopev said that the Plateau Police Command had reached out to the Kaduna Command on the matter.

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Sensex Jumps 242 Points to 33191, Nifty at 10243

On Thursday, the Street shook off bearish sentiments to start regaining from the slump that saw Sensex losing 1,200 points in a week's trade. The gauge had lost 67.28 points in the previous session. Meanwhile, an RBI order mandating banks to lower the merchant discount rate they charge on debit cards did not affect sentiment. Polls indicate a victory for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), but with a greatly reduced majority.