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The woman who broke marathon's gender barrier

Fifty years later, she was awarded the honour of firing the gun for the women's race. Kathrine Switzer knows what it means to run for equal rights. Army Staff Sergeant Earl Granville is receiving a ton of attention , and rightfully so, for what he did during the Boston Marathon on Monday.

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Fresno shooter wanted to kill many white people, police say

Authorities say the man accused of shooting and killing three people in central California fired 16 rounds in one minute. The suspect, who was armed with a revolver, then dropped shell casings and reloaded his gun before he set off to Catholic Charities on North Fulton Street in Fresno, Dyer said.

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UK leader seeks snap June 8 election to bolster Brexit hand

Last night several senior Tory MPs said that Mrs May would find it hard to avoid setting out her position on controversial issues such as immigration policy that are not directly related to the Brexit negotiations. "Our opponents believe that because the Government's majority is so small, our resolve will weaken and that they can force us to change course. The country is coming together but Westminster is not", she said, referring to the British Parliament.

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Florida tests bacteria-infected mosquitoes to kill off bugs

In 2016, 82 county residents tested positive for Zika after traveling overseas. Currently, the main type of mosquito that spreads Zika and other viruses is the yellow fever mosquito ( Aedes aegypti ). However, Smartt's team didn't uncover traces of the live Zika virus, which translates into two possible scenarios: either the females that laid the eggs were not actually infected, or the live virus strain couldn't be transferred from parent to eggs (known as vertical transmission).

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Bass Pro Shops, Cabela tweak deal to appease regulators

In Colorado, Cabela's has stores in Lone Tree, Thornton and Grand Junction. The Bass Pro Shops merger remains subject to approval by Cabela's shareholders, as well as antitrust clearance. The closest D.C. -area Bass Pro Shops location is at Arundel Mills in Hanover, Maryland. The changes are mostly linked to the sale of the World's Foremost Bank credit card unit, which is being sold in separate transactions.

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Colorless coffee promises not to stain your teeth

So many people like coffee, but hate when it stains their teeth. "We are heavy coffee drinkers", co-founder David Nagy told the Evening Standard . They mentioned that there was nothing on the market to soothe their issues, so they chose to create their own recipe.

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US Vice president Pence reassures Japan as North Korea threatens 'weekly' tests

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday that Washington would work with its allies and China to put economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea but added that America would defeat any attack with an "overwhelming response".

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World Reacts to US Attack on Syria

However, he said the strike on the base, Syria's second-largest, with a fleet of Sukhoi-22, Sukhoi-24 and MiG-23 warplanes, is more of a moral blow than a military one. "By acting decisively against the very facility from which Assad launched his murderous chemical weapons attack, President Trump has made it clear to Assad and those who empower him that the days of committing war crimes with impunity are over".

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MI family names child Harbaugh, which thrills UM's Jim Harbaugh

Though the boy was born on September 1, 2016, his name became a sensation today when Harbaugh tweeted the Fettigs' birth announcement, commenting: "Something about this kid, A Winner & Champ all the way!" "Something about this kid", Harbaugh, the coach, tweeted, calling the infant a "winner" and a "champ" and telling the Twitter universe to "keep an eye on him".

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Watch Kathrine Switzer Cross the 2017 Boston Marathon Finish Line

Women were considered too fragile to run the distance. Other runners try to bat off an enraged race official who tried to rip off Kathrine Switzer's bib during her historic 1967 Boston Marathon run. Kirui finished in 2 hours, 9 minutes, 37 seconds to claim a silver trophy, a guilded olive wreath from Marathon, Greece, and the US$150,000 first prize.

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Kenyans take the honours in Boston Marathon

He completed his first at Marine Corps in 2015 as well as the 2016 Boston Marathon. American Jordan Hasay, making her debut at the distance, was third and Desi Linden was fourth - the first time since 1991 that two US women have finished in the top four.

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Lyrid Meteor Shower Ramps Up To Peak on Saturday

They are pieces of debris from the periodic Comet C/1861 G1 Thatcher which can be seen from Earth each year from mid-April, as the planet runs into the stream of debris from the comet. Ideally, it is possible to spot a Lyrid meteor anytime during the shower (April 16-25), with most meteors probably falling in the dark hours before dawn on April 22.

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Trump attacks Canada's supply management for dairy as unfair to US

Cuomo and Walker are by no means the only top government officials concerned about Canada's attitudes toward the dairy trade. The governors say Canada's actions could cost the US economy hundreds of millions of dollars. Trade Representative Stephen Vaughn, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Acting Secretary of Agriculture Michael Young. White House officials say Trump's order looks at lifting exemptions that allow foreign companies to bid on projects in the USA, something Canada now enjoys ...

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Canadian dairy farmers being 'very unfair' to U.S. counterparts, Trump rails

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer visited Cayuga Milk Ingredients in Aurelius to speak out against the trade barriers. Grassland Dairy ends its deal with the farmers on May 1. Department of Agriculture last week. He made comments after meeting with Democratic U.S. Rep. Trump has said NAFTA puts USA workers at a disadvantage.

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Trump order would target high skilled worker visa program

In a move that wasn't available to him a few months ago, however, he's expected to act on it. The order calls on the Department of Labor, the Department of Justice , the Department of Homeland Security and the State Department to "take prompt action to crack down on fraud and abuse" within the USA immigration system to "protect workers".

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Cleveland Facebook video slaying suspect went to gun range

The killing set off a region-wide manhunt as investigators tried to track him down. In a statement early Monday, police warned residents of Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana and MI to be on the lookout for Stephens, who they said may have traveled out of state.

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A beaver herding cattle?

Now Ivey just needs to work on training the local beavers to herd the cows a little more accurately. "They're a curious bunch", she said. Ms Ivey believes the beaver had been on her ranch looking around for a spot to build a new lodge. "We talk about how awesome our Canadian beef is, but a beaver leading cattle around?" The rancher posted a later update on Facebook marking her surprise at the viral success of her video and explaining her reasons for sharing footage of the " adorable ...

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Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja reopens

The airline also lauded the Federal Government and the Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. The president also hailed the security agencies, Kaduna State Government, the contractor, Julius Berger, and other stakeholders on the successful completion of work on the airport runway.

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Prince was prescribed oxycodone under friend's name

Prince also used an alias, Peter Bravestrong ... a name that was found on or connected to a suitcase that contained pill bottles along with the lyrics for the song, " U Got the Look ". Johnson told doctors in Moline that Prince may have taken Percocet. They don't reveal answers, but do shed light on Prince's struggle with addiction to prescription opioids in the days before he died.

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U.K. Prime Minister Calls For Early Election

The prime minister has announced she wants to hold a General Election on June 8. Farron in a statement called the election a chance to vote Lib Dem and avoid a "disastrous hard Brexit" and to keep Britain in the single market. "Let's stand up for Scotland", SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon said, referring to the Conservative Party. May accused her domestic political opponents of "game-playing" over Brexit.

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Mucus From Colorful Frog Could Contain Flu Fighter

Still, urumin could be promising when current drugs don't work anymore, which is a growing problem when it comes to antibiotic resistance . It sounds like weird science, but the slime that coats the skin of South Indian frogs might fight some strains of the flu.

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Secret Data On Hospital Inspections May Soon Become Public

For 2018, CMS is also proposing to modify the EHR reporting periods for new and returning participants attesting to CMS or their state Medicaid agency from the full year to a minimum of any continuous 90-day period during the calendar year.

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Australia abolishes visa programme used by majority of Indians

Late a year ago the government reduced the amount of time skilled worldwide workers on 457 visas can remain in Australia after leaving their jobs from 90 days to 60 days. A stricter renewal process, however, might see fewer 457 visa issued in future. The programme will be replaced by another visa programme, with new restrictions.

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E-commerce definition too wide in GST dispensation: Assocham

As per reports, the GST Council will meet on May 18-19, and before that, the tax authorities will hold several meetings to finalise the placement of products under the GST tax slabs. Of the Rs 100 spent by a consumer, 26.125 is collected as taxes (which includes 10% service tax) of which Rs 11.625 goes to the Centre and Rs 14.5 goes to the state government.

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Brexit: British PM, Theresa May, Calls For General Elections on June 8

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said in comments to the Funke newspaper group published Tuesday that "any long uncertainty definitely will not do political and economic relations between Europe and Britain any good". Former Tory leader Iain Duncan Smith rebutted the suggestion that May's decision to call an early election was motivated by her standing in the opinion surveys.

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Elderly Man shot dead in Cleveland, video posted on Facebook

They carried flowers and balloons and hugged and comforted each other, while urging an end to the violence on their city streets. He said the search is complicated because many people have bad handwriting, Cleveland .com reported . U.S. Marshal Pete Elliot said, "We are going to get this individual one way or another". "We had been in a relationship for several years", she wrote, according to the network.

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Woman who defied 'men-only' rule runs same marathon again 50 years later

But Sanchez completed Monday's marathon, just as he did past year, carrying the American flag, and wearing a "Semper Fi" t-shirt. Switzer signed up for the 1967 Boston Marathon, which until that point was predominantly run by men, as K.V.

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United offers refunds to people on flight when doctor was removed

United says passengers on United Express Flight 3411 are getting compensation equal to the cost of their tickets. Christie, a Republican, said bumping passengers off flights is "unconscionable". The passenger, David Dao, is at a hospital in Chicago recovering from his injuries, member station WFPL reports . Also Tuesday, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel called the way Dao was treated "completely unacceptable" and praised Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans for taking "swift action".

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Neil Gorsuch confirmed as 113th justice of the Supreme Court

After the vote, Gorsuch will be sworn in at the White House and the court next week. But Democrats were unable to pull back from the brink, partly because they remain livid over McConnell's decision past year to block Obama's Supreme Court nominee, Judge Merrick Garland, who was denied even a hearing after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia in February 2016.

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Hunt for suspect in Facebook slaying video expands nationwide

Stephens's mother told CNN she called him on Sunday after learning about the video and he told her he was shooting people because he was " mad with his girlfriend ". Stephens said to Mr Godwin, before asking him to say the name Joy Lane. A manhunt is underway in several states, including MI, to find the man wanted for murdering Robert Godwin Sr .in Cleveland .

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VP Pence On North Korea: Era Of "Strategic Patience" Over

The North Korean missile that exploded shortly after launch on Saturday was a new kind of single-stage missile that the country had previously tested in another failed launch two weeks ago. "The U.S. introduced in South Korea, the Korean peninsula, the world's biggest hotspot, a huge nuclear strategic asset, seriously threatening the peace and security of the peninsula and pushing it to the brink of war", he said.

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Presidents Obama, Clinton Were 'Outplayed' by North Korea

North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Han Song-Ryol told the BBC on Monday that not only is his country not about to back down to the United States, it's readying for a full-out war. But then he ordered the unilateral missile strike against Syria, even after dismissing talk of deeper USA involvement in that nation's civil war. Trump campaigned for office on an "America First" platform, saying he would boost US manufacturing jobs and shrink the country's trade deficit with countries like Japan.

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Jose Mourinho: Man Utd 'totally controlled a team full of fantastic players'

Sunday's demolition of Chelsea would have planted a seed of thought in Mourinho's head. "I think everyone is concentrated for this end of the season because we know we play for two big opportunities". "I don't think a lot of people saw that scoreline coming or the type of game to be honest". "Rashford has made it hard for him to leave him out".

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Easter Sunday Resurrection: How Long Was Jesus In The Tomb?

Make this Easter season a true celebration and recognition that we are, together, "Easter people!" Share: Happy Easter Quotes with Images. For Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state, Christians must ensure that they use the occasion of the Easter to treat their neighbours and other human beings with dignity and love.

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Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers

The company expected it would add about 8.15 million subscribers overall during the first half of this year as compared with 8.42 million in the same period in 2016. But I think things will likely improve this year with the roll out of the new seasons of House of Cards and Stranger Things, both blockbuster shows that represent the very best of their "Originals" brand.