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Neil Gorsuch Confirmation Hearings Begin

Gorsuch told Democratic senators during private meetings that he was disheartened by Trump's criticism of judges who ruled against the president's immigration ban, but Schumer and others were dissatisfied with these comments and are looking for a more forceful stance on that issue and others.

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Forbes unveils 31st annual list of world's richest billionaires

According to Forbes annual study, it was a record year for the wealthiest people on earth with the number of billionaires leaping 13% to 2,043 over the last 12 months. Rather, Trump's net worth is down because about 40 per cent of his wealth comes from real estate he owns in midtown Manhattan, New York - including Trump Tower and eight other buildings within about a mile.

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Gov. Scott doesn't have authority to remove Aramis Ayala, legal experts say

Orange-Osceola State Attorney Aramis Ayala said Monday she is pushing back against Gov. Rick Scott's decision last week to remove her from the case of accused cop killer Markeith Loyd. "I'm very comfortable that I made the right decision and I had the authority to do it", Scott said. Scott cited a state law allowing him to appoint a different prosecutor if he finds a "good and sufficient reason" to do so.

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Sheriff: Missing Palmetto woman's remains found

The Levy County Sheriff's Office, and the Manatee County Homicide Task Force have been assisting in the case. Freeman was last seen by a friend around 2:30 p.m. Kelley credited his police officers, the sheriff's offices in Lawrence County, Ohio and Cabell County, West Virginia, Kentucky State Police's forensic unit and the Western Regional Jail.

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Mob sets police vehicle ablaze

A little after midnight, the enraged vandals set afire some parked police vehicles and vandalised the police station located in Cheeta Camp area. "We have arrested seven persons who were identified with the help of the videos and based on the statement of the earlier arrested accused".

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'Piggy bank' turtle slips into coma after op to remove coins

Nantarika Chansue, who led the team that removed 915 coins weighing 5 kilograms (11 pounds) from her stomach on March 6. The reptile, also known as Omsin, was thought to be recovering well from the pioneering seven-hour operation earlier this month to remove 5kg of coins lodged in her digestive tract.

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Md. senators urge President Trump to reconsider budget cuts to NIH

Health groups say President Donald Trump's proposal slashing funds for the National Institutes of Health would be devastating for patients with all kinds of diseases - and for jobs. "But we have also made necessary investments that are long overdue". Indirect costs are so contentious that a year ago Congress created an advisory board within the White House to examine the payments and related regulatory issues.

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Iowa State's season ends in first round loss at NCAA Tournament

Gabby Williams and Katie Lou Samuelson each added 23 points and Napheesa Collier chipped in with 17 for UConn (34-0), which led by as many as 36 points. The duo has averaged a combined 42 points and 10.5 assists this season for the Orange. "No matter what the odds are, no matter what we're faced with, we're tough".

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Esperion Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ESPR), Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C)

They now have a Dollars 5.7 price target on the stock. The stock has a market cap of 556.96 Million. Finally, Citigroup Inc upgraded shares of Esperion Therapeutics from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and lifted their price objective for the company from $14.00 to $39.00 in a research note on Tuesday, February 28th.

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Woman dies after drinking tea from San Francisco Chinatown store

The woman's death came more than a week after she and another man became critically ill from drinking toxic tea sold at the same establishment, prompting the city's department of public health to identify the store and warn residents not to consume tea purchased there.

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Hot chocolate serving 'has more salt than packet of crisps'

The only category to hit the maximum - but not average - salt target was bread rolls, CASH revealed this morning (20 March). "Increased funding for pre-competitive research would help companies overcome shared barriers to further salt reductions".

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Uber president quits in response to controversies

The company said it prohibited "its use to target action by local regulators going forward", and would review how it uses the software. "I joined Uber because of its mission, and the challenge to build global capabilities that would help the company mature and thrive long term".

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Edamame Has Been Recalled In 33 States Over Listeria Concerns

The contamination was discovered during a random quality testing. Products dated January 3 through March 17 and stamped with UPC code 0-23012-00261-9 are affected by AFC's edamame recall , and should be removed from your kitchen immediately.

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Aratana Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PETX) Recent Ownership Changes

Aratana Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PETX) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, March 13th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.64) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.42) by $0.22. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in PETX. Jefferies Group LLC cut their target price on Aratana Therapeutics to $8.00 in a report on Thursday.

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New US Version of "Top Gear" Coming Later In 2017; Hosts Revealed

The show will be hosted by actor William Fichtner ( The Dark Knight , Contact , Armageddon ), professional drag racer Antron Brown, and British automotive journalist Tom Ford. Of course, the one and only Stig, Top Gear's mysterious test driver, will be leaving everyone in his petrol-hazed wake. Do you think Top Gear America might be better than the post-Clarkson UK era? It'll go up against Amazon-produced The Grand Trip , starring former Top Gear UK hosts Jeremy Clarkson, James ...

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Nearly half of Canadians want illegal immigrants deported back to US

Despite growing political pressure and public dissatisfaction, Trudeau has refused to stem irregular migration across the border. Illegal migrants interviewed by Reuters in Canada said they had been living legally in the United States and had applied for asylum there.

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Fewer Children in US Overdosing on Opioids

Thirty percent of the teens were exposed and scientists said many exposures were intentional. "Health professionals who prescribe opioid medications to adolescents can play an important role in reducing prescription opioid misuse ", Sean McCabe, study author and research professor at the University of MI, told Live Science .

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Woman Claims Nail Salon Posted Sign Saying Fat Clients Must Pay More

Netizens are up in arms against a Vietnamese-owned nail salon after it placed a derogatory sign targeting obese people. "They took the sign down and denied ever having it up... According to a separate report from Metro , the salon normally charges $20 for pedicures. Nguyen did, however, say that he had rejected serving larger customers before because he claims to have lost over $2,000 after two salon chairs were broken.

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Billionaire David Rockefeller Dies at Age 101

But he was also born into great wealth as a grandson of John D. Rockefeller, who was the founder of the Standard Oil empire and America's first billionaire . As one of the Rockefeller grandchildren, David belonged to the last generation in which the inherited family billions were concentrated in a few hands.

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Blue Buffalo recalls canned dog food

With prolonged consumption, symptoms may become more severe and may include vomiting, diarrhea, and rapid or difficulty breathing. The product comes in a 12.5-ounce can and has a best-by date of June 7, 2019. If your pet has consumed the product listed above and has exhibited any of these symptoms, please discontinue feeding and contact your veterinarian.

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Black Caps unchanged for third test, no Ross Taylor

Another concern in the batting is the absence of Ross Taylor due to a minor calf muscle tear. But batting coach Craig McMillan cautioned there was still no guarantee that either batsman Taylor or strike bowler Boult would play against South Africa when the third and final Test starts in Hamilton on Saturday.

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Maharashtra: Doctors on strike against incidents of violence

Since March 12, attacks have been reported on doctors in Dhule, Shirpur, Nashik , Aurangabad and Mumbai . The Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) continued their strike on Monday in protest against the recent attack on a resident doctor in Dhule Civil Hospital.

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Theresa May to start Brexit tour in Wales

Theresa May didn't tell Scotland about her plan to trigger Article 50 , it has been claimed. But why does the 1.6 million people in Scotland who voted to stay in the European Union suddenly and automatically outweigh the two million people who voted to remain in the United Kingdom just a few months before, and the 57 per cent of Scots who say they don't want a second independence referendum? But the perplexing element of this piece of theatre is the sudden fuzziness of the SNP's ...

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Kapil Sharma: I love and respect Sunil Grover

Also read | Kapil Sharma clarifies fracas with Sunil Grover: I shouted at Sunil first time in 5 years. Janta Ka Reporter contacted Grover for a reaction, but the actor wasn't available for a comment. But the comedian had later returned to be the part of the popular comedy show with Sharma after few months. Actually hamari har flight main ladai hoti hai (We fight on every flight)...har jagah ladai hoti hai (We fight everywhere)...

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'Brazilian butt lift' turns deadly for Missouri woman

Meadows died after fat clots clogged up her arteries causing her organs to fail, reports the New York Post. Ranika had a one-year-old daughter who is now in the care of her mother, Nicole Hall. According to the Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation report, the researchers have found out that a patient had 20 times higher chances of dying because of a Brazilian Butt Lift than any other cosmetic surgery procedure.

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Controversial Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte visiting Thailand until Wednesday

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ( pic ) has described European lawmakers as "crazies" in a salty-tongued rebuttal to criticism of his deadly drug war, while vowing again that all traffickers will be killed. "My visit will underscore our commitment to deepen partnership with Myanmar towards a brighter and better future". Based on the Philippine Statistics Authority's trade statistics, the Philippines' top exports to Myanmar are medicaments, therapeutic or prophylactic products.

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Kentucky Ends Wichita State's Season

Terry Maston scored 19 points, King McClure added 17 and Manu Lecomte scored all 12 of his points in the final 5 minutes for the Bears (27-7), who advanced to play Duke or SC in the Sweet 16. The Wildcats held a two-point lead after a slow and low-scoring first half, but Wichita State hung around in the second to keep things interesting.

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James McClean and West Brom's energy too much for Arsenal

Only for the freaky sight of another plane BACKING the French manager to be flown over the West Brom ground moments later. Wenger revealed the world will learn "very soon" whether he has chose to walk away at the end of the season or stay in defiance of an increasingly vocal section of fans, who turned to chants, banners and even planes on Saturday to urge him to go.

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GOP health care bill hurts poor

Dear Editor: Since resistance has grown and it will certainly be amended, it is not necessary to debate too many details of the Trump-Ryan health care plan that Paul Ryan presented recently. "He's the one who has helped negotiate changes to this bill with members from all over our caucus". For example, a 64-year-old making $26,500 would see premiums increase from $1,700 to $14,600, the CBO found.

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Mayo Clinic under fire for prioritizing patients with private insurance ars_ab.settitle(1060509)

The controversy arose out of a speech to Mayo Clinic employees late previous year in which Noseworthy said the hospital would prioritize privately insured patients in circumstances when they are seeking care for a similar condition to those with government insurances.

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Trump Budget Director Calls President's Budget "Compassionate"

It would take a sledgehammer to public transportation programs like Amtrak, rural airports, and grants for subways and light rail, which will raise the costs of travel, increase commuting times, and harm economic productivity. Also eliminated would be the Department of Housing and Urban Development's $3 billion in community development block grants - Nashville alone got $4.5 million past year to help provide low-income housing.

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NCAA Predictions: Can Kansas cover the 8 vs. Michigan State? 3/19/17

This was the case with five and a half minutes remaining in the game where Kansas was able to stretch their lead up to 12 at 77-65, the largest Jayhawk lead at the time. Both Josh Jackson and Frank Mason stepped up for the Jayhawks. With the game still yo-yoing back and forth, Michigan State's Alvin Ellis III glided to the rim from the wing for what appeared to be an uncontested layup.

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Kansas Defeats Michigan State

So we're all excited", said senior guard Frank Mason . Much was made of the battle between Michigan State's Miles Bridges and Kansas' Josh Jackson on Sunday night. You've got to do the things to get there. "But a really good 10". Giving the ball to the Boilermakers, they knocked off No. 13 seed Vermont Catamounts in Round 1 and No.

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Newspaper Columnist Jimmy Breslin Dead at 88

Breslin detailed life in the Big Apple for decades, working at several newspapers, including the New York Daily News . He once boasted that he was the best person ever to have a column in the news business. Breslin also hosted a late night television show on ABC network in 1986 called "Jimmy Breslin's People". The New York Times noted that until not long ago he "was still pushing somebody's buttons with two-finger jabs at his keyboard".

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McCully disappointed that United States won't waive diplomat's immunity after incident

Mr White left the address, in the suburb of Tirohanga, with a broken nose and a black eye, according to reports. Washington's mission to New Zealand is now without a permanent ambassador since President Donald Trump dismissed most major U.S.