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Playground Slides Recalled After Two Children Lost Their Fingers

It was priced between $1,500 and $4,000 through the years and was made with both single and double beds. The recall comes after 13 reported incidents of broken welds, two of which resulted in children having their fingers amputated . Playworld said it is issuing free replacements of the slides, and until then is providing temporary barriers to stop children accessing them before they're removed.

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Oakland eatery complains about artists next door

Oakland and its abandoned wareho. The piece also reports on the recent shut down of the Bell Foundry arts complex in Baltimore. Firefighter union Vice President Zac Unger told the Times that Oakland had gone three years without a fire marshal; the person with the authority to shut down unsafe structures.

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Help needed for the Salvation Army's 'Angel Tree' program

The Salvation Army needs help to ensure no child is forgotten this Christmas. Angels were registered in October for assistance by their parents, who noted their ages, clothing sizes and one to two toy wishes. In an effort to collect more gifts for children in need, the Salvation Army is extending its deadline to adopt angels or return gifts for already-adopted angels.

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Roger Ailes, Megyn Kelly Movie in the Works at Annapurna

Kelly , who has not been shy about her disdain over working conditions at the nation's most watched news network, is reportedly considering salary offers less than the $20 million that she has been offered by Fox to stay. "The women of Fox News who, with their stiletto shoes and nerves of steel, formed an underground army of sorts, and at great risk to their livelihoods, brought down a very powerful serial sexual harasser", Kelly said at a THR event this week.

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Greg Lake, Founder of King Crimson & ELP, Dead

Lake played both bass and guitar with Emerson, Lake & Palmer, and wrote music that allowed for the creation of soundscapes of the type that prog rock became known for. Lake sang lead on King Crimson's "21st Century Schizoid Man", meaning you may recognize his voice from Kanye West's " Power ". Later in the year, they went into the studio to record their debut album with Lake producing.

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FBI agent arrested after firing gun at police in Michigan

An employee of the Federal Bureau of Investigation has been charged with Felonious Assault and other charges after shooting at Grand Rapids police officer. Police had responded to 911 calls that the man was seen brandishing a gun inside the fitness club. The shots were fired around 1:20 a.m. Tuesday near the Planet Fitness, located at 3681 28th Street SE, east of the East Beltline.

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Joe McKnight's shooter arrested, jailed on manslaughter charge

It's not about justice. "At this point we just want to just take everything day by day". According to the DailyMail.com, John Shilling said he is the man Ronald Gasser went off on in Jefferson Parish in 2006. Gasser is white while Hayes is black. She added that she saw the suspect get out of his auto and shoot McKnight while saying, "I told you not to f*** with me".

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Fuller House season 2 hits Netflix late tonight

After months and months of waiting, " Fuller House " Season 2 finally arrives on Netflix for a spectacular new saga of family adventures, shenanigans and life lessons. Netflix only just released Fuller House Season 2 , so we can't say just yet if a Season 3 could happen. Jeff Franklin does not seem keen to revive the role with another character.

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalitha suffers heart attack

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa will be cremated with full state honours at Marina Beach here today at 4:30 pm, which will be attended by the nation's political top brass. But despite their best efforts, she passed away. "Hence we made a decision to sit in prayers here", said a person in a group of Tamil migrants praying in front of Jayalalithaa's picture.

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Conjoined Twins Survive Separation Surgery

Father Arturo Sandoval called the surgery at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford a "major success". Lead surgeon Dr. Gary Hartman directed a team of about 50 physicians, nurses and operating room staff during the risky and complex procedure.

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Optimism 'can help women live longer'

The researchers noticed that the women who reported high levels of optimism had lower rates of cholesterol and hypertension (which can lead to several chronic diseases) compared to those who were less cheery. Then the researchers tracked deaths among the women from 2006 to 2012. Researchers also mentioned that a healthy lifestyle can make a person feel more optimistic and an optimistic person has a healthy lifestyle.

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Northern Ireland house sales rise 'at fastest rate' since 2014

Simon Rubinsohn, chief economist at RICS, said: "There are some signs that the numbers may begin to edge upwards in the New Year". "However, the combination of macro uncertainty, the on-going supply shortfall - albeit there was a rise in instructions in November - and the myriad of tax changes impacting on buyers, suggest that any further pick-up in activity will be relatively modest in the short-term".

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Yoko Ono Pays Tribute to John Lennon on Anniversary of His Death

She posted the picture on the anniversary of the death of the slain Beatle as a plea for gun control in the country, saying: 'We are turning this handsome country into a War Zone'. "After 36 years, our son Sean and I still miss him". The post has already got more than 30,000 likes on Facebook since it was posted two days ago.

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Publix recalls pancake and waffle mixes due to possible salmonella contamination

The pancake mixes were sold at Publix stores in North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee. The Food and Drug Administration sought the enforcement help from the Marshals after finding out the company knew its facility and products were contaminated with Salmonella .

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US Senate adopts bill to extend Iran sanctions for 10 years

Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said last month that the extension of the Iran Sanctions Act, which covers energy, trade, and defense-sector sanctions against Tehran's nuclear and missile activities, would threaten the multilateral nuclear pact passed previous year.

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New Drug Combo Shows Promise Curbing Tough-to-Treat Breast Cancer

This is also known as endocrine therapy resistance. First-line ribociclib + letrozole in patients with de novo HR+, HER2- advanced breast cancer: A subgroup analysis of the MONALEESA-2 trial (Abstract P4-22-05) A predefined subgroup analysis of the MONALEESA-2 trial evaluated the safety and efficacy of LEE011 plus letrozole versus letrozole alone in 227 patients with de novo advanced breast cancer, defined as disease found to be metastatic at the time of first diagnosis.

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TT Electronics PLC reiterated as Buy By Numis Securities

It has outperformed by 0.39% the S&P500. Legal & General Group Plc with EPIC/TICKER LON:LGEN has had its stock rating noted as "Reiterates" with the recommendation being set at "OVERWEIGHT" today by analysts at Barclays Capital. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Tuesday, December 1 by Canaccord Genuity. Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, February 18 report.

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All areas cleared of active Zika transmission in Florida

Today the last "Zika zone" in the state, located in the South Beach area of Miami Beach, was declared free of the Zika virus transmission. "Florida does not have any identified areas with active Zika transmission, which is incredible news for the Miami Beach community and our entire state", Scott wrote in a press release Friday.

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Ronald Gasser charged with manslaughter in National Football League player Joe McKnight's shooting

Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand lashed out at critics of his office and black politi... Mr. Gasser came to a stop near Behrman, and Holmes and Mr. Then, McKnight got out of his auto and went to Gasser's vehicle, and "there continues to be a verbal altercation", the sheriff said. "We identified 260 folks that we had an interest in talking to based on license plate recognition camera hits of multiple cameras", he said.

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Opening statements expected in trial over Saints star death

Conflicts settled by gunfire are tragically common in New Orleans , but there was nothing routine about this one: The dead man was retired football player Will Smith , a star on the 2006 Saints team who helped lift the stricken city's spirits with a winning season after Hurricane Katrina, and played with the team when it won the franchise's only Super Bowl three seasons later.

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No rate cut a bold and brilliant move: CEA

RBI further said that it had scaled up its liquidity operations through variable rate reverse repo auctions of a wide range of tenors from overnight to 91 days, absorbing liquidity (net) of Rs 5.2 lakh crore. The committee - three officials from the central bank, including Patel , and three independent members appointed by a government panel - voted 6-0 to cut rates at its inaugural meeting in October.

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Bigg Boss 10 9th December Episode 55: All HELL Breaks LOOSE!

Manveer will be given the duty of the Sanchaalak. To fight for captaincy, Gaurav and Priyanka are left hanging in the air with the help of harnesses and rope. Om Swami tells her that whatever he said was in anger as she had cheated them in the task. When Priyanka defends herself, Gaurav steps in and makes Priyanka understand the gravity of the situation.

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Child Mummy Sheds Light on the History of Smallpox

The smallpox DNA was captured, sequenced and the ancient genome, one of the oldest viral genomes to date, was completely reconstructed. Radiocarbon dating shows the child lived about 1650 AD, at a time when smallpox was common in Europe. "The new discoveries really throw those findings into question, and they suggest that the timeline of smallpox in human populations might be incorrect".

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After the fire: 10 spots in Gatlinburg from the air

Local and state officials confirm that 13 bodies have been recovered in the aftermath of firestorms in Gatlinburg earlier this week and six of those victims have been identified. She gave no details on any specific cases. Eighty-five people had been treated for fire-related injuries so far, officials said. The blaze has damaged or destroyed more than 700 structures in Sevier County, the team said.

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Holiday scam targets Amazon shoppers via email

The email states that a recent order can not to be shipped due to a processing issue, according to Fox News Insider . Once unsuspecting victims enter their information credit card number, name and address and click "save", they are directed to the real Amazon website.

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77 persons died of shock at Jayalalithaa's illness, death: AIADMK

Recalling that Jayalalithaa was the youngest Chief Minister (43) when she assumed office for the first time in 1991 , he said she had implemented a scheme to eliminate female infanticide and save the girl child in her state. Following a sudden cardiac arrest on Sunday evening, Jayalalithaa had been in a critical condition. Tamil Nadu has announced an official three day mourning period.

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95-year-old among Pearl Harbor veterans at event

Battleships. Also Wednesday, President Barack Obama issued a statement saying he and first lady Michelle Obama join Americans in remembering those who gave their lives on December 7, 1941. Obama said "we can never repay the profound debt of gratitude we owe to those who served on our behalf". He had to act quickly as the West Virginia was tied with the USS Tennessee.

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75th Pearl Harbor Anniversary Ceremony in the Charlestown Navy Yard

Mr Chavez will join other survivors to commemorate the attack, which killed more than 2,300 people and resulted in the USA entering World War Two. On display are items like binoculars from the bridge of the U.S.S. " I never will forget [Pearl Harbor] as long as I live ", he said. Those who gather at the ceremony on a pier overlooking the harbor are expected to observe a moment of silence at 7:55 a.m.

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Former US astronaut, Senator John Glenn dies in Ohio at 95

I'm grateful to have known him, to have partnered with him on projects and legislation in Congress, and to have worked with him and served on his advisory board at the John Glenn College of Public Affairs at the Ohio State University. John Glenn embodied the best of America in every aspect of his life. The former astronaut and veteran of two wars had been in declining health, undergoing heart-valve replacement surgery in 2014 and reportedly suffering a stroke, and was hospitalized in ...

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CDC: Heroin deaths exceeded gun murders for 1st time past year

Issuing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain - the Agency's first-ever recommendations for primary care clinicians on prescribing opioids. The death toll associated with drug overdose in the United Stated is on the rise, according to the CDC. The White House tweeted that the President would sign it next week.

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NH to receive $243K in Abilify drug settlement

Food & Drug Administration (FDA) in November 2002 for the treatment of schizophrenia, and has since received additional approval to treat numerous other conditions, including certain bipolar disorder diagnoses. The drug may also increase the risk of stroke in elderly patients, hyperglycemia and other severe conditions. "Any pharmaceutical company that prioritizes profits over consumer safety must be held to account for their actions".

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Arkansas court upholds gay marriage birth certificate law

Last year, Little Rock Circuit Judge Tim Fox found that the law violated the constitutional due process rights of adoptive gay couples. The case was brought by three married lesbian couples , whose children were conceived using anonymous sperm donors, and were denied health insurance for their children because their insurers require a parent to be listed on their child's birth certificate to prove the parent-child relationship.

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Free HIV testing offered on World AIDS Day

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 36.7 million people across the globe are living with HIV/AIDS. "The management of HIV/ AIDS is a priority public health issue for CARPHA and the Agency contributes to the development of the third (2014-2018) iteration of the Caribbean Regional Strategic Framework (CRSF) for HIV and AIDS ".

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Trump sold all shares in companies in June, spokesman says

He called this the latest example of the tension between Trump's promise to drain the swamp and how he has managed his own business conflicts. The June stock sale would have coincided with a point when Trump was pouring money into his presidential campaign.

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Trump's Businesses and Potential Conflicts: Sorting It Out

Despite the negative view of Trump's transition, Americans surveyed by Pew seemed more optimistic about his presidency looking forward than they did during the campaign. At that Cincinnati stop, Trump disparaged the media as "dishonest", inspired loud "Build the wall" chants and stunned his own aides with his surprise announcement from the stage that that he was appointing retired Gen.