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White House seeks to regroup after stinging legal defeat

However, that's essentially been the way of life in the US for the last 16 years. "It will happen rapidly". "We don't know when the next bomb's going to go off". A Navy SEAL, Chief Special Warfare Operator William "Ryan" Owens, 36, of Peoria, Illinois, was killed, making him the first known US combat casualty under Trump.

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Emflaza Approved for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Until past year, there had been no approved drugs for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD ), a rare genetic condition passed down to men that gradually erodes sufferers' ability to move and often kills them before the age of 30. Young Americans living with a devastating muscle disease in the US face an a pproximately $88,000 price hike for a year's worth of treatment that's been around for decades.

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Stocks Grabbing Analyst Attention: CH Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHRW), Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

They noted that the move was a valuation call. Vetr raised Regeneron Pharmaceuticals to a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, November 21st. Fifteen equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock.

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Mom of 'Baby Doe' Bella Bond Pleads Guilty in 2015 Killing

Rachelle Bond, the mother of Bella Bond, whose bagged remains washed up on a Boston-area beach, pleaded guilty Friday in exchange for her testimony against the man accused of murdering the toddler. Bassil continued, saying that Bond's daughter was everything to the mother, and that she was "very eager" to testify against McCarthy. Michael McCarthy, Rachelle Bond's boyfriend, is facing first-degree murder charges in the toddler's death.

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Remarks by the Vice President at a Swearing-in Ceremony for Secretary Price

HIMSS officials also stated, "During our many engagements with Secretary Price at HIMSS Annual Conferences, our Government Health IT Conference, and as a congressional sponsor for the HIMSS Foundation's Institute for e-Health Policy, we have found Secretary Price to be an advocate and an ally to those transforming healthcare".

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Trump blames his, Ayotte's NH losses on 'thousands' of 'illegal' MA voters

Ayotte narrowly lost a re-election bid in the Granite State in November. He told senators Thursday that was because of the "thousands" of people "brought in on buses" from MA to "illegally vote" in New Hampshire. His claim that voter fraud was widespread has been widely debunked, however. At the time, Secretary of State William Gardner and Attorney General Joseph Foster said that they were aware of a small number of voter fraud cases were under review.

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Donald Trump accuses courts of being political ahead of travel ban ruling

Several sources also told NBC News that the White House legal team is working on the language that would be favorable to the federal courts. A three-judge panel from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco upheld a lower court's ruling that initially halted the ban.

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Doctors remove live cockroach from woman's skull

She spent the rest of the night in discomfort, waiting for the sun to rise so she could go to the hospital. She was rushed to the closest local clinic by her son-in-law where medics flushed her nose and after that she was sent home. The procedure took 45 minutes using a suction and forceps. Because of the critters location, doctors had to drag it to a place from which it could be extracted.

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Pimlico loses appeal against plumber's worker status in gig economy case

Mullins claims that the idea of a maximum wage for top bosses is "anti-human", called the insidious trade unions bill a ' truly liberating piece of industrial law", says that striking railway workers should be "ashamed of themselves" and insists that "strikes rarely, if ever, benefit anyone'.

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All in the hips: Study reveals how to own dancefloor

Apparently, there's a scientific explanation to this - thanks to the valiant efforts of researchers, who published a study in Scientific Reports , where they asked 200 people to rate 39 female dancers. Next time you're in the club, don't concentrate on the lyrics of the song or who you're dancing with - funnel all of your energy into swinging your hips, moving your arms independently of each other at a speed that's not too slow and not too fast, and making sure your legs aren't doing the same ...

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Apple Campus 2 is Being Built With Astonishing Attention to Detail

One architect who worked on the project says Apple is being "faithful" to its design principles, though it may have cost the company some general contractors. "Your doors would jam". Apple spent more than 18 months trying to figure out the flawless shape for a door handle, and a fire department representative estimates he went to 15 meetings just on signage ( Apple wanted simple Apple-style signage; the fire department wanted signs that actually helped people get out of a burning building).

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Minnesota reports 1st child flu death of season

The number of hospitalizations has reached 827 statewide, with 189 in Tulsa County. A new MDH report released Thursday shows the number of flu-related cases at outpatient clinics hit a high for the week ending February 4, with 4.7 percent of patients at Minnesota clinics presenting influenza like illnesses.

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Shutdown in IOK on martyrdom anniversary of Afzal Guru

Afzal Guru was hanged by Indian authorities in New Delhi on Feburary 9, 2013 on alleged involvement in 2001 parliamentary attacks. "Afzal was hanged by Indian judicial system to satisfy the collective consciousness of Indians which itself speaks volumes about the sham judgment", Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, said.

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Molly Graham takes on top ops role at Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub (CZ Biohub), which aims to create a "planet without disease", funded 47 scientists, technologists and engineers working at University of Stanford, University of California - San Francisco (UCSF) and University of Berkeley - which includes almost 50 per cent women and 15 per cent underrepresented minorities.

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Born children have better thinking skills, study says

First-born siblings on average score higher on IQ assessments than their siblings by age 1. Researchers found parents changed their behaviour as subsequent children were born. Researchers applied statistical methods to economic data to analyse how the parental behaviour of the child was related to their test scores. Parents were surveyed on their actions, including pre-birth behavior, such as smoking and drinking activity during pregnancy, and post-birth behavior, such as mental stimulation ...

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Pope Francis issues thinly veiled rebuke of Donald Trump's Mexico border wall

February 2016: Before Francis departed for a trip to Mexico last February, Trump described him as a "very political person". There, she entered a convent and became a nun. The Vatican has in recent weeks come out strongly and directly to criticize the Trump immigration policy, with a senior official saying the Vatican was indeed concerned and the Vatican newspaper, L'Osservatore Romano, saying the recourse to walls and travel bans was against US economic interests.

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Trump creates new task forces to fight crime, cartels

Trump has long held a pessimistic view of how safe people are in the US, declaring in his inaugural address that the "American carnage" would stop with his presidency. It is unclear, though, what exactly Trump's task forces will do. The White House did not immediately provide the full text of the executive actions he signed, and a spokeswoman did not return a message seeking comment.

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Baylor's Johnathan Motley's Top 3 Dunks vs. Oklahoma State

The Pokes trailed only by four points at intermission, and fought to get within two points with 15:46 left in the game, but a Motley two-handed slam while drawing the foul sparked a 7-to-0 Baylor run to go up by nine. The over/under total for the game is listed at 148.5 points. Sheldon Jeter had 17 and Chris Jones 14. They grabbed 19 offensive rebounds. Jenkins was 9 of 13 from the floor for the Patriots (16-8, 6-5 Atlantic 10).

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Hearing loss at 20? CDC says it's more common than you think

Unfortunately, that hearing impairment builds up as the time passes by and once it's lost, it's never going to be as it used to before. About 20 percent of the participants who reported good or excellent hearing had a distinctive drop in the ability to hear high-pitched sounds, according to the report.

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Whole-grain foods may help you stay slim

They also note that commercially-available products using whole grain flour were used in the study and hypothesize that using foods with whole grain kernels might elicit a more pronounced benefit. Those people who eat whole grains in an amount which meets the FDA's recommended daily allowance are fitter and healthier than those who consume processed carbohydrates.

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The Affordable Care Act: Repair, don't repeal

Despite the significant need for improvement, my business is better off under the ACA and the law is not beyond fix. And don't we care about our fellow Americans who will have to pay thousands more? As now written, the Obamacare Replacement Act repeals Obamacare and its costly regulations and offers reforms that will will reduce excess taxation, wasteful spending, return health insurance regulation to the states, and provide more choices for Americans.

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Here's why Akshay Kumar signs Priyadarshan's films without even reading the scripts

One would have expected Arshad Warsi to keep mum, or even smirk, over the controversy surrounding Jolly LLB 2 , a film he lost out to Akshay Kumar after playing the titular role in the first part. After the Bombay HC ordered four cuts in Jolly LLB 2 , the makers yesterday told the Supreme Court (where a hearing was scheduled) that they wouldn't like to pursue their appeal.

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Qatar spending $500ma week on World Cup infrastructure projects

Ali al-Emadi expected spending to continue at that level for three to four years as new stadiums, motorways, rail links and hospitals are built. Qatar's finance minister says a new unified value-added tax across the Gulf Arab countries could come into effect as early as next year as the oil-rich region searches for new sources of revenue.

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Several Flights From Dublin Airport Have Been Cancelled This Morning

The storm was predicted to dump as much as a foot of snow in NY and north. Flight cancellations in the NY metro area and other northeastern states began Wednesday as the storm approached the region. The beginnings of what is expected to be heavy snow could be spotted in Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C ., and upstate New York by early Thursday morning.

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President Jacob Zuma can't wait for SONA 2017 tonight

President Jacob Zuma has given the army the green light to join the police in keeping the peace on the Cape Town's streets ahead of the State of the Nation Address. Sections of the ANC have withdrawn their backing from the president after the August 2016 local elections-where the party lost control of several major urban areas, including the commercial hub Johannesburg-and discussions have turned as to who may succeed Zuma as head of the ANC.

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Data guru Hans Rosling dies at 68

In one typical example, he deployed a set of brightly colored plastic boxes from furniture store IKEA to illustrate demographic trends in the richest and poorest countries. A medical doctor, academic, and former professor at Stockholm's Karolinska Institute, on the global stage Rosling is best known for his ability to make numbers and facts entertaining, with his TED talks and lectures registering millions of views on Youtube and turning him into a sought-after public speaker in recent years.

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Iranian baby arrives in Portland for heart surgery after delay d

The child needed to come into the country to undergo a lifesaving surgery for a heart defect called transposition of the great arteries or TGA, The Huffington Post reports. 7, 2017, at the Portland hospital with her family. The order had barred citizens from the seven countries from entering the U.S. for 90 days, all refugees for 120 days and indefinitely halted refugees from Syria.

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Best Buy stores won't offer Oculus VR demos

Apparently, it wasn't uncommon for Best Buy employees "to go days without giving a single demonstration", the website said. Oculus have confirmed the closures with Oculus spokeswoman Andrea Schubert saying they stations were being axed due to "seasonal changes".

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Willie Nelson cancels three United States shows because of illness

Schock gave no details on Nelson's sickness, but she says he plans to be back on the road again for a February 16 concert at a San Antonio rodeo. It's one of four shows the country singer has cancelled in the last 24 hours due to an undisclosed illness.

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Tara Palmer-Tomkinson Dead

A woman in her 40s was found dead at the scene, London's Metropolitan Police said. The god-daughter of the Prince of Wales was found dead at her London flat on Tuesday. Celebrities have posted a string of emotional tributes as they mourn the death of Tara Palmer-Tomkinson. "I've got white pyjamas on and was just leaving the hospital to go shopping".

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Texas Rangers put on the case of Tom Brady's missing jersey

Tom Brady took a hit following Sunday night's Superbowl victory when he realized his game jersey had been stolen. A few people suggested the most famous - and fictional - Texas Ranger to assist with the case. One of the more interesting postgame subplots has been the search for the jersey Brady wore in the game, which was stolen from the New England locker room during the celebration.

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Physically demanding job may reduce a woman's fertility

A new study has linked shift work and physically demanding jobs to lower fertility among women. Yet women who are in a reproductive age and are actively trying to conceive should consider these findings, according to the researchers. The researchers also looked at the number of mature eggs the ovaries produced in response to stimulation with medications (which was a part of the fertility treatment).

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Smoke & ministers: Israel moves to allow medical marijuana exports

The government statement that accompanied the passing of the vote, however, added that it could be months before the legislation reached the parliament, Reuters reported . In the USA, more than two dozen states have legalized cannabis for medical use. Only 23,000 people have Health Ministry permits to purchase medical cannabis from nine licensed suppliers, creating a market of $15 million to $20m.at most.

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Freezing rain warning issued for GTA

Snow, sleet and freeing rain is expected with accumulation of 1 to 3 inches of snow mixed with ice. The watch area will likely get upgraded to a Winter Storm Warning on Wednesday , with additional areas of the state falling under a less-urgent, less-severe Winter Weather Advisory.

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Putin critic in 'grave' condition after suffering full organ failure

Before he fell ill, Kara-Murza had been traveling in Russian Federation to promote an upcoming documentary film about Boris Nemtsov, a liberal opposition leader and fierce critic of President Vladimir Putin who was assassinated outside the Kremlin in February 2015 - gunned down on a bridge spanning the Moscow River near the Kremlin.