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Japan starts culling chickens, ducks after bird flu outbreak

Culling of about 310,000 birds began Tuesday at the Niigata farm and will continue through Friday. Nine ducks at the farm tested positive for bird flu, though it is not clear yet whether the strain is highly pathogenic. In Aomori , 10 ducks were found dead Monday. According to the World Health Organization, transmission to humans can not be ruled out, "although the likelihood is low, based on the limited information available to date".

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Kanye West doesn't have hospital release date

The rapper even refused to let the doctors and hospital staff touch him. As Kanye West remains under heavy medical supervision, his wife Kim Kardashian West remains a constant presence by his bedside. According to BET , Kanye was going to get out of the hospital Monday and have his care transferred to his personal doctor, but TMZ now says those plans are nixed.

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Jewish choreographer stands by Holocaust-themed ice dance

The Jewish choreographer of a Holocaust-themed ice skating routine that aired on a popular Russian television show over the weekend defended the controversial performance against a storm of criticism. They smiled and ended their dance with a scene where Navka held an imaginary baby in her arms while Burkovsky disappeared to the sound of a machine gun.

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World Skaters wearing Holocaust costumes perform on Russian television, spark outrage

Her performance on the reality TV show Ice Age , similar to Dancing With the Stars, which pairs professional skaters with celebrities, caused condemnations from Western celebrities, including Michael Ian Black and Sarah Silverman. The Nazis killed some 10 million Soviet civilians and prisoners of war, some 1.3 million of whom were Jewish, according to the US Holocaust Memorial Museum.

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Wife of Putin Spokesman Debuts Holocaust-Themed Skating Routine

Navka and Burkovsky danced to the song "Life is lovely", performed by Israeli singer Noa, from the film's soundtrack. Vladimir Putin's spokesman says he is "proud" of his wife after her controversial, Holocaust-themed, ice-skating dance routine.

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Holocaust-themed skating performance gets blasted

The routine was choreographed by 2002 Olympic silver medalist Ilya Averbukh, who is Jewish. Speaking to an Associated Press correspondent, the president's press secretary Dimitry Peskov said: "I'm proud of my wife, this is all I can say".

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Holocaust-Themed Skating Routine on Russian TV Sparks Outrage

Ilya Averbukh speaks to Russian media on April 28, 2014. Tatiana Navka, who is the wife of Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov, and partner Andrei Burkovsky appeared in Saturday's episode of " Ice Age " dressed in striped uniforms bearing yellow six-pointed stars and heavily made-up to look bruised and frail.

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Holocaust-Themed Skating Routine on Russian TV Sparks Outrage

Ilya Averbukh speaks to Russian media on April 28, 2014. Tatiana Navka, who is the wife of Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov, and partner Andrei Burkovsky appeared in Saturday's episode of " Ice Age " dressed in striped uniforms bearing yellow six-pointed stars and heavily made-up to look bruised and frail.

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Wife of Key Kremlin Figure Does Holocaust-Themed Ice Dance, Sparking Outrage

Tatiana Navka , a professional skater on the reality show Ice Age , was partnered by actor Andrei Burkovsky. In an Instagram post, Navka said the performance was based on the 1997 Holocaust film "Life is handsome", which she said is one of her favorite movies.

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Wife Of Putin's Aide Performs Holocaust-Themed Ice Show

Navka, who is the wife of the Russian presidential spokesman, and dancing partner Andrei Burkovsky appeared in Saturday's episode of " Ice Age " dressed in striped uniforms bearing yellow six-pointed stars and heavily made-up to look bruised and frail.

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Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ARWR) Plunged To A New Low For The Year

Shares were Reiterated by Chardan Capital Markets on Nov 10, 2016 to "Buy" and Lowered the Price Target to $ 8 from a previous price target of $10. They issued an "outperform" rating for the company. The company has a 50-day moving average of $5.64 and a 200 day moving average of $6.10. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link .

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Red Wings remove Jurco from injured reserve

After being named the new alternate captain to replace the leadership of Pavel Datsyuk, Abdelkader has turned a corner for the Red Wings as they continue to seek the right combinations and play to return to playoff contention. When the Wings' hottest goalie, Jimmy Howard, went down with an injury, they needed their No. 1 goalie, Petr Mrazek , to step up. When he played in Grand Rapids he was looked at as an offensive threat, but with the Wings he's had trouble adjusting to a grinding role.

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Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM) Upgraded to "Buy" by Bank of America Corp

This figure was $0.05 a share in the same period preceding year signifying deviation of -55.5556%. The 17 stock analysts who cover the stock have an average PT at $44.71, with individual targets in the range of $33 to $59. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.63%. Newmont Mining Corp.'s dividend payout ratio is now -9.71%. $189,627 worth of shares were sold by Lawson Scott P on Tuesday, July 26.

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Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool teenager Ben Woodburn has to be handled carefully

He was rewarded for it as the Sky Bet Championship side dominated the game and the better chances and should have been ahead long before Liverpool finally made the breakthrough. "In every game they are at it, they give their 100 per cent, and it is good to play in front of them". "Now we know why Jürgen Klopp only went in with one recognised right back this season", Carragher noted.

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Morgan Stanley Gives Altria Group, Inc. Price Target With Potential -0.34% Downside

Toth Financial Advisory Corp boosted its stake in shares of Altria Group by 3.4% in the second quarter. The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 15.9%. Shares registered one year high at $34.45 and the one year low of $24.36. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 5.6%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 125.83 Billion.

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Analyst Research Roundup: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), AT&T Inc. (NYSE

Macquarie Group Ltd. raised its position in Marathon Oil Corp.by 0.5% in the second quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 21,983,380 shares of the company's stock worth $329,971,000 after buying an additional 110,766 shares during the last quarter.

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OPEC reaches first deal to cut oil output since 2008

According to Al-Sada, Russia has agreed to cut its production by 300,000 barrels per day. The source gave no further details as two other OPEC sources said debates were continuing on the size of each member country's cut. Later on Thursday Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said in a TV interview that the deal proved that "It is possible to cooperate and interact despite rivalries and severe political differences".

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Martin Shkreli's HIV Drug Gets Recreated by High Schoolers for $20

Shkreli was able to raise the price on Daraprim by buying the rights to the drug when he was president of Turing Pharmaceuticals. Anti-parasitic drug Pyrimethamine, the active ingredient in Daraprim, was recreated by students from Sydney Grammar for $20, reported ABC News.

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Unlimited Wendy's Frostys For A One-Time $2 Fee In 2017

Once your do that, anytime you purchase something in Wendy's in 2017, show your Frosty key tag and you'll get a free Jr. The popular fast food chain will donate 90% of all proceeds from the $2 Frosty promotion to the Dave Thomas Foundation.

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Dr. Manny: Why the Medical Community Should Celebrate Trump's Trust in Price

The word "payment" appeared in Thursday's a letter to Trump at least 10 times from Richard Pollack, the president and chief executive of the AHA, which represents almost 5,000 hospitals including large for-profit companies like HCA Holdings and Tenet Healthcare and giant nonprofit hospital operators owned by Roman Catholic religious orders and academic medical centers.

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Kanye West's doctor called 911 during breakdown

The handcuffs are apparently standard procedure in psychiatric hold cases. "He understands that getting help at the hospital was necessary", said the source. "The last few months have been hard for their marriage", a source told People magazine . Kanye is now being treated for a 'temporary psychosis due to sleep deprivation and dehydration'.

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Carrie Fisher Dishes on Her Past 'Infatuation' with Harrison Ford

The actress paid The Ellen Show another visit and Harrison Ford was definitely one of the talking points during the interview, along with her love for Coca-Cola . "And he just sort of raised his finger and said, 'Lawyer!' And then I said, 'No, I won't write anything that you don't want". "No one thought it was happening at the time - I don't even know if he did!" "And to this day I feel nervous around him".

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Fighting the stigma in Somerset

He added: "Misunderstanding of the virus can fuel stigma and cause huge distress for people coming to terms with an HIV diagnosis". The efforts to increase awareness on HIV/AIDS have been successful over the years and more than 15 million people worldwide have been provided access to anti-retroviral drugs.

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League Cup: Ibrahimovic, Martial see Man United through

BASTIAN SCHWEINSTEIGER finally made his return for Manchester United in the EFL Cup last night. In the 48th minute Martial made it 2-1 before scoring his second to make it 3-1. United fans were loving it, although they weren't quite as happy when former player Ashley Fletcher equalised. United picked their game up again after the break, reclaiming their lead after 48 minutes as Mkhitaryan squared for Martial to sweep home his first.

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Here's What Tim Cook Says About Apple's 'Values'

Pricing is the same for these products as they are for the standard editions, though part of the proceeds heads toward the aforementioned Global Fund . 'Thanks to the vision and dedication of (RED), an AIDS-free generation is within our reach'. (RED) was one of Apple's highest profile philanthropic efforts under former Chief Executive Steve Jobs, who largely avoided corporate giving.

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Police officer shot in Washington state during domestic call

The police officer was shot several times in the line of duty at about 4 p.m. Wednesday while responding to a domestic disturbance and later died in the hospital. The circumstances that led to the shooting were not immediately clear. "When you hear an officer calling for help and you hear them say 'shots fired, ' you don't have to ask for help", Cool said, fighting back tears.

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Pakistan looking to exploit unsettled Australian Test team: Misbah-ul-Haq

The 42-year-old, who missed out the last Test against New Zealand due to a one-match ban imposed by the ICC on him for slow over-rate, admitted that although it is a hard task to rebuild a team after the recent 0-2 series defeat, but is not an impossible one.

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Death toll rises to eight after Melbourne 'thunderstorm asthma' outbreak

Monday evening's thunderstorm saw extreme winds and air moisture break pollen particles up into small enough pieces to enter people's lungs. Another 12 are receiving hospital treatment for "a variety of respiratory and other related conditions", health authorities said .

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Drug epidemic stalls HIV decline in whites who shoot up

It is also hampering efforts to slow diseases carried in the blood that can be spread when injection drug users share needles. Those that decide to conduct an exchange program must report data - including how many people who exchanged syringes and how many referrals were provided - to the health department each quarter.

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Free HIV testing locally on World AIDS Day

According to the HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Office, Vietnam has reduced the number of people with HIV to below 0.3 per cent of the population. According to it, the majority of these people are unaware of their HIV positive status.

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Obama's rough ride on health care offers lessons for Trump

And most improbably, that valued resource turns out to be President Obama , who took Trump's call Saturday - and not for the first time . Publicly, Obama's spokesman has said the president's assistance to the incoming president is the responsible thing to do in a unsafe world, no matter how intensely Obama rejected Trump's policies and rhetoric before Election Day.

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DHHS Would Like You to PrEPare for World AIDS Day

This time a year ago, IPPF signed a memorandum of understanding with UNAIDS to "Fast-Track" access to HIV prevention, testing and treatment options and SRH services by 2020. Of particular importance are young women and adolescent girls. "It will tell us whether the initial success observed [at a smaller scale] will bear fruit in the form of a safe and effective HIV vaccine designed for the people of southern Africa", Glenda Gray said.

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Johnson & Johnson reportedly raises bid for Actelion

William C Weldon is one of the biggest insider owners in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ), according to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings. In case of Revenue Estimates, 17 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Johnson & Johnson as 18.3 Billion. Johnson & Johnson had a net margin of 22.03% and a return on equity of 25.30%.

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Southern Co (NYSE:SO), Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOLD)

GPRO attains analyst recommendation of 3.20 with week performance of -0.81%. The number of shares now owned by investors are 142.33 mln. Teachers Advisors Inc. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Amicus Therapeutics, Inc ., where 3 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 3 analysts have given a Buy signal, 2 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

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Watch Clips of Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Drunk History' Episode

Also starring in the episode is Aubrey Plaza as Aaron Burr, Bokeem Woodbine as George Washington, Tony Hale as James Monroe, and a few other surprise cameos along the way. Back when Drunk History first became a thing in 2007, the very first clip was anchored on this same revolutionary event, except that time around, Michael Cera (in his Superbad prime) played the ill-fated Federalist, and he used a flip phone to call his beloved before the pistols were raised.