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Students Don Brown Face, Dress As Workers For 'Mexican' Themed Party

University officials are presently investigating the incident and gathering additional information. Students on the Waco campus are expressing their outrage as well, with hundreds of students turning out for a protest on Monday. Baylor student Monica Luna said "we say we're trying to move on and build stronger ties but in reality we're only breaking them by condoning this or saying it's ok by brushing it off, pushing it off to the side".

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Lamb born in plastic 'womb' could help save premature babies' lives

When premature babies are born at 23 weeks, their survival rate is just 15 per cent. The device acts as an artificial womb , and a " biobag " mimics the natural uterus that allows the development of a fetus. The system was made up of a few main factors to support stable development: a circulatory system, a closed fluid environment and use of the fetus' own heart to pump blood around the system, not an external pump.

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What are fidget spinners? All you need know about latest playground craze

The original creator called it a stress reliever and that is the idea behind them. It's a small, three-pronged device made of plastic and metal that spins on a center ball bearing. While no local school districts have banned the devices - yet - teachers and principals are aware of the fad. Children's toy trends are constantly changing.

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Gilead Sciences: Well, At Least the Bottom Hasn't Fallen Out

On 4/28/2016 Gilead Sciences announced a quarterly dividend of $0.47 2.13% with an ex dividend date of 6/14/2016 which will be payable on 6/29/2016. As I've written time and time again over the past few months, Gilead stock will continue to be dead money until the company does something to reverse its top line deterioration.

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Trump's return to NYC to feature WWII ceremony, protests

The city has repeatedly revised its estimates of how much it cost to secure Trump Tower during the weeks when Trump, as president-elect, resided there. The White House has not said how long Trump will be in New York City. "It is ridiculous to expect local law enforcement... to bear the extraordinary and ongoing costs of protecting the President of the United States", said Representative Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) in a statement.

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They hate Obamacare, but Republicans can't bear to kill all of it

Upton's amendment would add $8 billion over five years to help people with pre-existing conditions cover their increased costs. The funding "will more than cover those who might be impacted and as a effect, keeps our pledge for those that in fact would otherwise be denied because of pre-existing illnesses", said Upton of his amendment.

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Be on the lookout: more ticks expected in Northeast Ohio this year

Infected through a tick bite he got when he was 13, Thomas struggled with chronic pain, memory loss, fatigue , and other health issues. Ticks are attracted to long grass and cool damp areas. With a steady motion, pull the tick's body away from the skin. More education and prevention are necessary, as well as better diagnostics and treatment.

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Sultan Azlan Shah: India beat Japan, but problems remain

The 26-year-old opened the scoring a few minutes later though, as he drag-flicked a penalty corner into the roof of the Japan net. Mandeep was, however, in a hot streak scored in the 51st and 58th minute of the match to clinch a thrilling win for India, becoming the third player in this edition of the tournament, after Australia's Trent Mitton and Tom Craig, to score a hat-trick.

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Apple Watch Could Be Worth $5B According To Tim Cook Hint

The number of App Store developers increased by 26% over a year ago, and Apple Music subscriptions and iCloud storage also saw double-digit revenue growth. Apple Pay also continues to see strong growth, Cook noted, with the mobile payments service now live in 15 markets, with the recent addition of Taiwan and Ireland to the mix, and over 20 million contactless-ready locations worldwide, including over 4.5 million in the U.S.

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Mosquito season is back - county conducts first larvicide drop of 2017

These viruses are not now transmitted in California by mosquitoes, but local transmission could begin if an infected traveler is bitten by one of the invasive mosquitoes in our communities. In New York, the second worst-hit state by the virus after Florida, there were 1,021 symptomatic cases documented by the CDC. - Remove standing water from gutters, buckets, toys and other containers, as mosquitoes can breed in just a few inches of standing water.

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'Oldest human' dies in Indonesia aged 146

There is doubt over the legitimacy of his birth records as Indonesia only started officially recording births in the year 1900 - but officials say they trust his paperwork is correct based on interviews and supplementary documents he provided.

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Telangana SSC exam results 2017, to be declared on May 3

The SSC exams were conducted from March 14 to 30. A total of 5, 38, 226 students appeared for the exam, of which 28,395 students took reexamination. The AP 10th exam results 2017 will be released on 6th may on the internet on many websites including the official website.

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Homeowners deal with flooding along Lake Ontario's NY shore

Governor Cuomo said a state response team has been created, during a news conference on Tuesday. The National Weather Service, predicting high lake levels and strong winds, has issued a lakeshore flood watch from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday afternoon.

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Deal Fixes Retired Miner Health Benefits

Sen. But, the Central States Pension fund told recipients last May it could be out of money in 10 years. "If we're all going to stand up for the American workers", Heitkamp said with a nod to the populist rhetoric Trump has embraced, "there's no better platform than standing up for the pension challenges we're going to have".

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Police Departments Collect Hundreds of Pounds Of Unwanted Drugs

The Drug Enforcement Administration sponsors the event each year in an attempt to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft. The event resulted in a total of 52 pounds of prescription pills collected, including 25 pounds generated from drop off's at the sheriff's office lobby on Saturday.

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NY triplets born with same skull malformation get surgery

It was a classic sign of a rare birth defect called craniosynostosis. "But what made these children unique is that they were triplets where all three of them had it", said Dr. Because of the boys' sizes, they only underwent a minimally invasive procedure that involved small incisions. But those helmets are helping to reshape the babies' heads.

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Women's Tennis Earns NCAA Tourney Bid in Berkeley

The Bulldogs (20-8) are making their 26th appearance in the NCAA Tournament including their seventh straight and third under Roberts. · Texas A&M went 6-7 in the SEC regular season, tying LSU for eighth place. The brackets were unveiled on Tuesday and both earned at-large selections after each being bounced by North Carolina in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals last week.

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Artificial 'Biobag' Womb For Premature Newborns Now Being Tested

Ultimately, the lambs were placed in the transparent biobags just 105 days after they started development, which is equivalent to about 22 weeks of human development. Even so, it could take years before an artificial womb is actually approved for use on human babies, another scientist not involved in the research told CNN.

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Rockets' 22 3-pointers dismantle Spurs, 126-99 in Game 1

Coach Popovich criticized the Spurs Game 1 shot selection and Leonard's needs to lead the charge if San Antonio wants to avoid an upset against the Rockets . The Rockets average 115.2 points per game on offense while giving up 109.3 on defense . From behind the arc, Houston shot 22/50 while San Antonio just 9/29.

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Airlines warned of intervention by Washington after passenger dragged from plane

Otherwise, "we're going to act and you're not going to like it". DeFazio and Rep. Rick Larsen (D., Washington) said Tuesday that they have requested a Government Accountability Office study of what Congress and the Department of Transportation can do to protect passengers' rights.

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McMaster says we should be 'prepared' for North Korea

America's National Security Adviser has said America should be "prepared" to take military action against North Korea. The Terminal High Altitude Defence (Thaad) system set up at a converted golf course in Seongju, in the country's south-east, has "early capability" to respond to North Korea's nuclear and missile threat, Defence Ministry spokesman Moon Sang Gyun said.

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GOP leaders say they are close on health care

In an interview with WHTC radio in Holland, Michigan, Upton, a former chairman and current member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, said he opposes the House Republican plan because it "torpedoes" safeguards for people with pre-existing conditions.

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Kentucky Derby: Patch the one-eyed horse will compete in America's biggest race

Always Dreaming's 5-length Florida Derby romp will make him one of the top three choices at Wednesday's post-position draw. When is Kentucky Derby 2017? Last year Exaggerator won the Preakness after running second to Nyquist in the Derby.

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Going Gluten-Free Could Increase Your Risk Of Heart Problems, Study Says

They say their message is for people without coeliac disease - a condition in which gluten inflames the small intestine, leaving it unable to absorb nutrients. But this link wasn't due to gluten consumption itself, rather, it was due to the consumption of whole grains associated with gluten intake. But, the rest of the population should not think that going gluten-free will help their health - at least not their heart health, he said.

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Celtics look like top seed; Warriors rested for surging Jazz

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart admitted Monday that he pulled himself from the fourth quarter of Sunday's Game 1 win over the Washington Wizards after a series of miscues that helped Washington rally. The Celtics point guard, who underwent dental surgery Tuesday to replace one of his eye teeth and fix another, was 6-of-10 in the first quarter with 15 points.

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Trump's Agriculture Chief Tosses Out Michelle Obama's School Lunch Rules

The move by the Trump administration partially rolls back rules championed by former first lady Michelle Obama, which was part of her healthy eating initiative . The Department of Agriculture characterized the move as a way to allow schools "more flexibility" in implementing healthy lunch standards; however, opponents of the rollback, including many Democrats , believe that the move is a step backward toward achieving healthy, nutritious lunches for all of America's school children.

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Setting aside human rights, Trump courts Asian leaders

Thailand's prime minister has accepted an invitation from President Donald Trump to visit the United States, his office said Monday, as the US leader made an unexpected diplomatic initiative toward several Southeast Asian counterparts. Duterte, who had a rift with former US President Barack Obama due to "interference" in his anti-drug crackdown, had earlier said he would never go to the US.

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Federal gov't relaxes nutrition standards for school lunches

Perdue made the announcement during a visit to Catoctin Elementary School in Leesburg, Va., to mark School Nutrition Employee Week. Mr. Both programs are administered by the Department of Agriculture , though local schools set the prices for meals, offering a sliding scale to students based on family income, as required by federal regulations .

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Keitany breaks women's only world record at London Marathon

Ethiopian Bekele, widely regarded as the greatest distance runner of all time, set 5 000m and 10 000m world records in 2004, improving the longer distance a year later, and nobody has got remotely close to either since. Pavey's quality runs now take place in the morning, more often than not, with a recovery-style run later in the day, rather than the other way around, which used to be her preference.

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Local farmers trail state in planting

Topsoil moisture supply was rated at 42 percent adequate and 58 percent surplus. The report marked April 30 moisture supplies at 52 percent adequate and 48 percent surplus, up from the previous week's 36 percent surplus. Winter wheat seeded last fall was in good condition on 53 percent of the acres, fair on 34 percent, excellent on 1 percent, very poor on 1 percent and poor on 11 percent.

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Medical Marijuana Linked To 25 Percent Drop In Painkiller Abuse

Because it's explicitly written into the newly unveiled budget bill, which will fund federal agencies through the end of September. The bill uses similar language to The Rohrabacher-Farr amendment, a bill that was originally introduced in 2013 to prevent the Department of Justice from spending money on enforcing the Controlled Substances Act in states with legal medical cannabis programs.

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Advice for Canada on legalizing pot from current and former Colorado officials

The spending bill that will keep the government open until September includes the extension of a policy that prohibits the Department of Justice from using federal money to interfere with states' medical-marijuana laws, such as Washington state.

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NIH Gets $2 Billion Increase as Congress Avoids Government Shutdown

The bipartisan agreement is in sharp contrast to President Donald Trump's proposed fiscal cuts to both the NIH and EPA, although it is in agreement with his desires for increased military spending and infrastructure. Bolstered by the support of Representative John Culberson (R-TX), who oversees House science appropriations, planetary science saw its budget balloon by 13%, from $1.519 billion to $1.846 billion.

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A lamb foetus grew in this artificial womb for four weeks

The fetal lambs breathed amniotic fluid as they normally do in the womb in a temperature-controlled, near sterile environment that is insulated from variations in temperature, pressure, light and hazardous infections. Currently, the device is in the animal testing phase of development and more work will need to be done before it can be approved for testing on human infants.

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Congress Allots $0 To Jeff Sessions For Crackdown On Medical Marijuana

Sessions ruffled a lot of feathers when he said that " good people don't smoke marijuana " and that pot is only " slightly less awful " than heroin. Under President Barack Obama, the Justice Department declined to interfere with states that had legalized marijuana, even though federal law defines it as an illegal drug.