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UN welcomes any pause in fighting in Aleppo

The airstrikes have claimed hundreds of lives, wounded many, flattened apartment buildings and laid waste to the already crippled medical sector. In the nearby province of Idlib, a US -led coalition drone struck a auto in the provincial capital that carries the same name, killing all inside, according to the Observatory and a jihadi official.

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Saudi Arabia executes prince in a rare royal death sentence

After the investigations, they charged him of committing the crime and his indictment was sent to the court. The victim's family had also been offered blood money in exchange for dropping the charges against the prince , but they denied and demanded justice.

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Your Views: Mental health needs should not be ignored

In addition to the special focus of this year's World Mental Health Day and Week, the overall objective is every year to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world, and to mobilise efforts in support of mental health issues. "Diversity has been a hallmark of contemporary Canadian society and it should be foundational to the planning and delivery of mental health services at all levels", the report concludes.

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Indian American hotelier accused of singeing two dogs

The newspaper said the hotelier was charged with one felony count of criminal mischief in connection with animal torture, and two counts of misdemeanor including reckless endangerment and arson. He also admitted in 2014 that he was an addict who has been in rehab 10 times when he wrote a judge a letter of support for his father, hotel magnate Sant Singh Chatwal, for making illegal campaign contributions to Hillary Clinton and other candidates seeking federal office.

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United States expects IS will use chemical weapons in fight for Mosul

Peshmerga forces advance in the east of Mosul to attack Daesh militants in Mosul , Iraq, October 18, 2016. More than 5,000 USA soldiers are also deployed in support missions, as are troops from France, Britain, Canada and other Western nations.

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Aguero benched for Barcelona clash

Not every team comes to the Camp Nou and wins - there are moments when you can suffer but hopefully not [tonight]. "We lost the game 4-0, yes, but we are a new club, we are getting to know each other". "But we know Barcelona , with their strikers, when they arrive they punish you". These are two of the best teams in the world, and even pinpointing "weak points" in either side is nearly laughable considering the quality that will be on display once the whistle blows and the first ball's ...

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Gallup: Record high 60 percent of Americans back legal pot

Politically, approval for legalizing pot spans the divide, with all groups showing an increase in approval: Democrats from 38 per cent in 2003 and 2005 to 67 per cent now, and independents up from 46 per cent to 70 per cent. Supreme Court deemed legal previous year", according to the Gallup report. Polling in those states shows that, while the legalization measures are slightly favored by voters, the margins are very close.

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On Twitter, Hillary Clinton won the debate

In some respects, Trump's target audience was not average voters but Republican Party leaders, who are in the remarkable position of deliberating whether to continue spending money and time trying to elect their own nominee. Trump then invited the women, including Juanita Broaddrick who has accused Clinton of raping her in 1978, to attend the debate, where the former president was also in attendance.

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Journey, Tupac and Pearl Jam lead rock hall of fame ballot

Geils Band, Jane's Addiction , Janet Jackson , Joan Baez , Joe Tex , Journey , Kraftwerk , MC5, Pearl Jam, Steppenwolf, Tupac Shakur, Yes and The Zombies . They've been nominated 11 times. There is one change to note in this year's process: The Hall of Fame will name individual members when it inducts groups, and not everyone who's been a part of the act will receive the honor.

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Tupac Shakur nominated for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Other Black entertainers include 1970s disco band Chic, Janet Jackson and the late southern soul artist Joe Tex. First-time nominees include Pearl Jam, Shakur, Electric Light Orchestra, Depeche Mode, Joan Baez, Bad Brains, Steppenwolf, the Zombies, Jane's Addiction, and Journey.

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Laurel Grove Capital Lowers stake in AbbVie Inc (ABBV)

WESPAC Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of AbbVie during the second quarter worth approximately $785,000. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.51. will post $4.81 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. It has a dividend yield of 3.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 12th.

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Stock's Stunning Activities: Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHC)

During its last trading session, Stock traded with the total exchanged volume of 1.53 million shares. That puts the market capitalization at $4.06 bln. The $82 average target is 88.03% above today's ($43.61) stock price. Acadia Realty Trust had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup. In other news, major shareholder Waud Capital Partners Iii, L.L sold 457,443 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 16th.

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Houston Texans cornerback Kevin Johnson out indefinitely with broken foot

They were mostly unflattering - especially to QB Brock Osweiler - until their late rally, which resulted in some clever ways to celebrate the victory. The idea of a Texans player potentially having to have surgery to a body part that he just had surgery on sounds eerily familiar, doesn't it? If not for that miss, the Texans could have won by a point after their final touchdown of regulation.

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New Delhi zoo closed temporarily after birds die of bird flu

Meanwhile, the government has constituted six rapid action teams to monitor the situation in Okhla Bird Sanctuary, Ghazipur Murga Mandi, Yamuna Diversity Park, Najafgarh drain, Nizamuddin, where migratory birds come in good numbers. There was a possibility of the virus infecting humans if they consume or handle contaminated chicken, he said. Riaz Ahmed Khan, the National Zoological Park's curator, says autopsies conducted on the birds confirmed that at least two of them died from H5N1 avian ...

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NC Democratic Party Files Lawsuit to Extend Voter Registration

The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law filed the lawsuit Wednesday in Savannah on behalf of several groups that work to encourage voter registration. The judge ordered an extension to next Wednesday in 36 counties, a lawyer for the state Democratic Party said on Twitter. Moore chose to limit the extra registration days to Chatham County .

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Sweet: Emails, speeches loom for Clinton in third debate

Trump is digging in on his claim, with no evidence, that there is ongoing widespread voter fraud creating a rigged election, assisted by a conspiracy between all media and the Democrats. Clinton has been in practice sessions and off the campaign trail since Friday. "I paid a courtesy call", he said. The poll has a 3% margin of error.

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Comerica Inc. (CMA) Price Target Raised to $52.00

This target consists of 4 research analysts polled by Zacks Research. Barclays PLC reaffirmed a "sell" rating on shares of Comerica in a research note on Saturday, July 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 15th were paid a dividend of $0.23 per share. This represents a $0.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.84%.

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India Hospital Fire Toll Rises To 20, Staff Suspended

Smell of doused fire and smoke is still coming from the fire-affected ICU and dialysis unit of the SUM Hospital, but outdoor patients have not stopped coming to the hospital. "The state government has to take care", Nadda was quoted as saying by ANI. Most of the deaths in the four-storey hospital took place due to suffocation and asphyxiation, a senior official said, adding that majority of the patients at the ICU were on ventilator support.

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Eminem returns with "Campaign Speech"

The new song isn't the only news the rapper revealed. His brief Trump verse comes midway through the almost eight-minute piece, with Eminem calling the candidate "a loose cannon" and saying "you should be afraid of this dang candidate". The new track finds Eminem taking aim at the political landscape, all while giving us his own lyrical take on these days and times. Pictured: Eminem performing at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles on April 13, 2014.

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Smart bed mimics mom's womb to put baby to sleep

The smart crib has the ability to automatically rock crying babies to sleep. Yves Behar , a popular Swiss industrial designer and entrepreneur, has created a highly advanced baby crib, complete with Wi-Fi capabilities. "Many have no experience caring for babies and most have less family support than any generation in history", said Dr. Karp. Within days, babies become better sleepers, giving exhausted parents much needed rest.

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Exxon tries to quash NY subpoena of climate-change documents

It also cites documents obtained through open record laws by conservative groups, showing that Schneiderman, Healey and others met with environmental activists right before that event. In another filing, Exxon noted the Eric probed the company's ability to produce oil and gas reserves in future, given regulatory climate change concerns.

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McDonald's Corp. (NYSE:MCD): Updated Analyst Ratings

Invictus RG now owns 919 shares of the fast-food giant's stock worth $115,000 after buying an additional 721 shares during the period. The brokerage now has a $128.31 price objective on the fast-food giant's stock. This represents a $3.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.38%. McDonald's closed Tuesday at $111.25, down 5.8% year to date after setting its all-time intraday high of $131.96 on May 10.

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Lung Cancer Drug Wins FDA Approval

Patients with squamous and non-squamous form of the disease were randomized to receive intravenous atezolizumab at 1200 mg every 3 weeks, or intravenous docetaxel at 75 mg/m, every 3 weeks. 9.6 months; HR = 0.74, 95% CI: 0.63, 0.87). In the study, atezolizumab reduced the risk of death by 26% compared with docetaxel in patients with advanced NSCLC following the failure of platinum-based chemotherapy.

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Holder hails 'inspirational' Bravo and Bishoo after dramatic loss

PAKISTAN 1st Innings 579-3 decl. Having earned a 222-run first-innings lead, Pakistan were soon on the back foot as legspinner Bishoo, who was introduced in the seventh over, trapped Asad Shafiq lbw with his fourth ball. Marlon Samuels was the other not out batsman on four on a day when wickets fell like nine pins. Bravo in this Test against Pakistan played in similar way.

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Cervical cancer screening could be less frequent, start later

To estimate the risks and benefits of different screening protocols according to women's vaccination status, researchers at the Harvard Chan School developed a disease simulation model, projecting the health and economic effects of changing screening strategies in women vaccinated with one of the three different types of HPV vaccines.

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Clinton and Trump to debate for final time

The debate is being hosted by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where student attendance is being limited to undergraduates with a C average or better and graduate students with a grade average above a B. Over the course of the first two debates, the candidates have become progressively less cordial. We should get more on that topic in Vegas. Which, by the way, is what we'll have to do after he's president, you realize that.

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Ben Roethlisberger Injury: Steelers QB Could Miss 4-6 Weeks After Surgery

The sources said Roethlisberger and the Steelers were informed of the timetable by orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Bradley based on what the doctor saw when he performed the arthroscopic procedure Monday. "It all depends on my pain and how I feel". The Pittsburgh Steelers could be without their Pro Bowl quarterback for longer than originally expected.

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Ben Stiller finally talks about his struggle

The widely-acclaimed actor added that he had no idea about it, and that he initially opted to keep quiet about his diagnosis. "I was scared. It just stopped everything in your life because you can't plan for a movie because you don't know what's gonna happen".

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To prevent cavities, kids need this one thing

The survey says that low-income kids were 20% less likely to receive sealants compared to high-income children. Kids without them have nearly three times more cavities than those who do have them. Studies have shown that they are safe and effective in stopping tooth decay. This would especially help the almost 7 million low-income families whose kids are less likely to receive dental care, saving up to $300 million in dental treatment in the long run.

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Russian weightlifter loses 2012 Olympic silver in dope case

He is the latest athlete to be officially sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee following retesting of more than 1,000 doping samples from the London Olympics and 2008 Beijing Games. The Russian weightlifter Apti Aukhadov and Ukrainian pole vaulter Maksym Mazuryk both tested positive for the anabolic steroid turinabol. Aukhadov - who is now suspended from worldwide competition - has been one of Russia's top weightlifters on the global stage for around five years.

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Mets 'prospect' Tim Tebow gets first hit in Arizona Fall League

He took a ball, then stroked an opposite-field single to left on an 88-mph pitch from Underwood. The single came on Tebow's second at-bat of the day. "It's as if he hasn't played the game in a decade", wrote another. It was only a matter of time before Tebow met his match. After going 0-for-12 in his first four games in the Arizona Fall League (with five strikeouts), many wondered aloud if Tim Tebow would ever notch a hit as a baseball player.

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Instagram's Awesome New Feature Looks Out For Your Mental Health

Which is why, now if you see a friend posting something concerning, such as self-harm you can anonymously report it. The app will then speak to the person who posted it, telling them: "Someone saw one of your posts and thinks you might be going through a hard time".

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Carter, Rokocoko and Imhoff cleared of wrongdoing by FFR

Dan Carter is keen to move on with his life. And Carter says he has never encountered doping during a 14-year career featuring two World Cup wins, 112 All Blacks caps and more worldwide points than any other player. Carter continued: "When you have an injury, you take procedures to cure that injury, within the anti-doping regulations, of course". The next day I had inflammation in my knee.

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Open Enrollment for Medicare Starts Up in Oregon

Yes, Medicare recipients, it is October and the Medicare Open enrollment doors have officially opened and will remain so until December 7. To be eligible for Medicare health insurance plans, you must be at least 65, or be on Social Security disability for two years, and be a United States resident or legal citizen for at least five years.

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Starbucks Coffee ambitious in expansion in China

Wong will oversee an effort to increase the chain's stores in China from the current 2,300 to 5,000 by 2021. In the new role, Wong will oversee Starbucks plans to double its scale to operate 5,000 stores in China by 2021. Starbucks has operated in China for 17 years. Coffee consumption in the world's second biggest economy still stays below that of most Western countries such as the USA and Australia, and global market research Euromonitor predicted fresh coffee to be a best performer ...