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Thank you, NYC: Jeter toasts city ahead of jersey retirement

Jeter writes about being "quiet, unsure and a little intimidated" coming to NY after growing up in Kalamazoo, Michigan. "And I always respected the challenge to prove myself each and every day". " New York, I'll never forget how you looked out for me". Jeter's first full season was in 1996, when he won the AL Rookie of the Year award and helped the Yankees win the World Series.

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Rig count rises for 17th straight week

Though one particular region outside of west Texas that is seeing an intriguing buildup of activity is an emerging oil and gas play in Oklahoma being dubbed as the Northwest Stack. If correct, Simmons' 2019 forecast would be the most since 2014 when there were 1,862 active rigs. USA crude output was expected to rise to an average of 9.3 million barrels per day (bpd) in 2017 and a record high 10.0 million bpd in 2018 from 8.9 million bpd in 2016, according to federal energy data.

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Power sets record, Penske (who else?) dominates Grand Prix qualifying

Will Power and Helio Castroneves are turning IndyCar qualifying into a two-man race. Fast facts: Pagenaud, the defending Verizon IndyCar Series champion, took an oval for the first time in Phoenix. "There is nobody in front of me, that's great", Castroneves said, "so we're looking forward to a good start". Despite being a rookie with little racing experience, George Souders started 22 and took the lead with 51 laps to go, after which he never relinquished it.

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Congress, BJP hit out against CM Naveen Patnaik on ministry reshuffle

Jamir, who returned to the city from a trip to Nagaland, will administer the oath of office to the new ministers. Cabinet Ministers: SN Patro, Niranjan Pujari, Pratap Jena, Maheswar Mohanty, Sashi Bhusan Behera and Prafulla Samal. Besides, not appointing a fulltime MSME Minister also underlines the poor streamlining exercise of governance in the much-acclaimed reshuffle when MSME is the largest job-provider department in the State.

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Stiff headwinds for GOP on health care, tax reform

If the Senate passes a version of the AHCA that doesn't exactly match the Representatives version, it then goes to a "conference committee" of senior members from both houses to create a compromise bill that must also pass both full houses.

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Rumor: Facebook Will Roll Out Premium Show Content In June

One source said the company was "obsessed" with its Snapchat rival - which in recent months has signed original show deals with a host of broadcasters including Discovery, BBC, ESPN and Vice Media. "Last year we started to invest in more original content to help "spread" the ecosystem", - said the head of the social network in February. As a result Facebook has received criticism for sometimes taking too long before objectionable content can be pulled down.

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Major cyber attack hits companies, hospitals, schools worldwide

Patients requiring emergency treatment across England were diverted away from the hospitals affected and the public was advised to only seek medical care for acute medical conditions. "The ransomware can spread without anyone opening an email or clicking on a link". Computers at Russia's Interior Ministry have been infected with the malware, the ministry said Friday evening.

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Ransomware attack: What you need to know

Mikko Hypponen, chief research officer at Helsinki-based cybersecurity company F-Secure, called it "the biggest ransomware outbreak in history". "Like many other companies, FedEx is experiencing interference with some of our Windows-based systems caused by malware", the company said in a statement.

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Pak troops fire 120 mm mortar bombs along LoC in Rajouri

Meanwhile, the Indian Army posts are retaliating strongly and effectively and the firing is presently on. He said that the Pakistani Army had been using small arms, automatics and mortars. A woman had died while three persons were injured in firing and shelling by Pakistani troops earlier. Pakistani troops have also started indulging in unprovoked firing along the worldwide border of the Jammu and Samba districts.

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Rohtak shocker: Woman kidnapped, gangraped, mutilated and murdered in Haryana

The woman's mother has said that the accused had been pressurizing her for marriage for the past one year. Her body was found on Thursday by a man who spotted dogs feeding on it. The forensic team also found some drugs in viscera samples. Meanwhile, the forensic reports suggested that the victim was mutilated with sharp-edged weapons.

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Cloud eggs are the heavenly breakfast food you didn't know you wanted

Just before they're at peak cloud (we couldn't resist) drop the egg yolk in the middle of the cloud and return to the oven for three minutes before serving. They're low calorie, but is it worth it? Plop clouds of meringue onto a baking sheet, making small indents in the middle to nestle the yolks. However, lucky for us, whatever goes on the internet is bound to stay on the internet and be found many years later - just ask Trump or the founder of Uber - and sometimes it unearths the ideal ...

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How Abhishek Bachchan Became A Part Of Sarkaar 3

Manoj Bajpayee plays the role of violent politician Govind Deshpande while Jackie Shroff plays the role of Sarkar's greatest adversary Michael Valya. His grandson Shivaji - Vishnu's son (Amit Sadh) dreams of becoming the next Sarkar . Sarkar 3 has nothing interesting and new in terms of plot.

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Hammer and knife attack sparks Qld manhunt

The woman has been taken to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in a stable condition and her injures are not considered life threatening. Police said CCTV footage showed that the suspect had bashed the victim's head with a hammer, and stabbed her multiple times in the shoulders with a knife.

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Bryan County Relay for Life raises thousands

As the 2017 Relay for Life approaches, teams are now well into fundraising for the charity event . The survivor tent opens at 2:30 p.m. where survivors and their caregivers will be given T-shirts and wristbands for entry to the Survivor Celebration at 4:30 p.m.

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Wegmans ties for America's favorite grocery store

Trader Joe's, with 76 percent, needed one more point to make it a three-way tie. Aldi 5. Harris Teeter 6. This is the second consecutive year that Wegmans has held the top spot , after unseating long-running favorite Trader Joe's in 2016. In the latest survey, Trader Joe's is a close second and H-E-B, a Texas-based chain, is third. Publix also was named the cleanest grocery chain in the country, and the study determined it also had the fastest checkout speeds and largest availability of ...

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United States complains to China about North Korea's attendance at Silk Road summit

South Korea's new president launched worldwide efforts to defuse tensions over North Korea's weapons development yesterday, urging both dialogue and sanctions while also aiming to ease Chinese anger about an American anti-missile system. Communication is urgent because Trump has made some ominous pronouncements on the US$1 billion tab for deploying a Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense battery here as well as the upkeep of the U.S.

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Vijay Mallya's extradition hearing in United Kingdom court postponed to June 13

Mr. Mallya had told the Supreme Court that the $40 million was one among "thousands of transactions" he did and can not be counted as an asset. According to the sources, CPS, which will argue on May 17 on why Mallya should be extradited to India, had asked for "strong points" of argument and the joint team of officials from CBI and ED briefed it last week.

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Cinnabon offers nurses free treats during National Nurses Week

AONE, established in 1967, is an AHA-related organization. This year's theme, Nursing: the Balance of Mind, Body, and Spirit , is about recognizing the different ways nurses lead others to live healthier lives. "Michigan's registered nurses promote and help maintain the health of our residents through their hard work and dedication", said Nick Lyon, director of the MDHHS.

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Taking ibuprofen for a week can increase heart attack risk by 50%

With celecoxib, the risk was lower than for rofecoxib (Vioxx) and was comparable to that of the traditional NSAIDs, ibuprofen, diclofenac, and naproxen. Experts say the study is not meant to scare people away from using NSAIDs, but rather to be more mindful when using them. "It remains possible that the painkillers aren't actually the cause of the extra heart attacks".

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French President-elect Emmanuel Macron begins official duties at WWII ceremony

Outgoing French President Francois Hollande is expected to delegate his powers to Macron on May 14. "I'm really happy as most French people in Bengaluru voted heavily for Macron from the first round", he said. Party if he wants to run under its banner in June's parliamentary elections. Legislative elections are scheduled for June. But a setback for populism doesn't necessarily mean its defeat.

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Jadhav: India preparing solid case against Pak

Pakistan is not ready to accept the jurisdiction of International Court of Justice (ICJ) in Kulbhushan Jadhav case, according to a report in Dunya News . India acknowledges that Jadhav had served with the Navy but denies that he has any connection with the government. Noting that India has been informed by the ICJ that an action has been initiated on the "provisional measures" sought by New Delhi , eternal affairs ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay in New Delhi had said there is "legal ...

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NHS hospitals plunged into chaos by major cyber attack

People have been asked not to visit unless they need immediate medical attention. Ransomware attacks meddle with computer systems by scrambling or hi-jacking them while asking for a ransom to return them to normal. This puts patients at enormous risk because there's no guarantee that pen-and-paper notes from doctors reflect the same data as the digital notes. The problem appeared to begin Friday morning when hospitals in the United Kingdom were crippled by a large-scale cyberattack, which ...

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Heroin epidemic pushing up hepatitis C infections in US

A new report shows Kentucky, Tennessee, and IN are among seven states with twice the national rate of Hepatitis C cases. Women are increasingly giving birth to children infected with the liver disease hepatitis C , an 89% increase from 2009 to 2014, pediatrics experts reported on Thursday.

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Deputy fatally shot en route to double-murder scene

A sheriff's deputy in western Arkansas was fatally shot Thursday morning during a traffic stop, at least two other people were found dead outside a rural home nearby, and police were trying to persuade a suspect to surrender, Arkansas State Police said.

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Jewish leaders welcomes Emmanuel Macron's French victory

With almost 100 percent of the vote counted, Macron had 66 percent, compared with 34 percent for Le Pen, according to the official count from the Interior Ministry. And unlike his adversary Marine Le Pen, Macron supports remaining in the European Union , which is important for "the circulation of brains and ideas", according to nine directors of French scientific research institutes who wrote a letter to Agence France Presse , Science reported April 28.

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Bill To Legalize Marijuana In Vermont Passes House; Sent To Governor's Desk

Scott could also do nothing and allow the bill to become law without his signature. From there it went to the House of Representatives. It is the intent of the General Assembly to eliminate all penalties for possession of one ounce or less of marijuana and two mature and four immature marijuana plants for a person who is 21 years of age or older while retaining criminal penalties for possession, dispensing and sale of larger amounts of marijuana.

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Prosecutors: Tulsa officer acted unreasonably in shooting

Once back on the ground, Richert testified that he and Shelby spoke briefly and he heard her say "I can't believe he made me do it". "I knew there was going to be a group of people that didn't like what happened simply because of the color of somebody's skin", Poth said.

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New Facebook update reduces links to low-quality web pages

The downgrade of these kinds of websites is in motion. "People scrolling through their News Feed are often disappointed when they click on such links and do not find valuable information", Andrew Bosworth, Facebook's VP of ads and business platform, told Reuters .

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Global extortion cyberattack hits dozens of nations

Ransomware is malware that encrypts important files, essentially locking people out of their computers unless they pay up or have their entire system deleted. "Immediately, the security protocol for this type of incidents has been activated with the intention that the affected computers operate normally as soon as possible".

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United Kingdom sees a rise in the number of avocado-inflicted injuries

You can also try cutting the avocado in quarters before removing the seed for an easier release. Perhaps you were unsure of how to safely remove the pit from an avocado, struggled to deseed a pomegranate, peel an orange, or break into a coconut.

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Nigeria identifies 82 freed Chibok girls; parents await word

According to ICRC, on its Twitter page it stated that it acted as an intermediary between Boko Haram and the Nigerian government. Shehu Sani, a Nigerian senator who had been involved in previous negotiations with Boko Haram , said the girls were mostly "in good condition" and that talks to secure their release had lasted for "almost three to four months".

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National Herald case: IT proceedings to continue, says HC

Swamy alleged that the Young Indian Company then owned all of the equity in Associated Journals and rented out its properties to profit its shareholders, including Rahul and Sonia Gandhi, who together controlled 76 per cent. Besides the Gandhis, Congress leaders Motilal Vora, Oscar Fernandes, Suman Dubey, Sam Pitroda and YI are accused in the case. The court ordered an IT probe against the President and vice-President of the Congress party.

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Bieber fever grips India ahead of first concert

Also Read: No toilets, expensive water, mad crowd: Was Bieber's concert a complete disaster? Now, the concert that took place on Wednesday at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai , had Justin enthralling the teens with his performance. Also, Bollywood celebrities marked their presence in full attendance in over 45,000 crowds. Beliebers go insane as Justin makes a grand entry at DY Patil stadium! "Baby " became his claim to fame in 2010 and he garnered a huge fan, which continued to grow with ...

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Rod Rosenstein Threatened To Quit Over Comey Axe

But Trump threw that explanation under the bus. May 11, 2017 - Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe tells Senate Intelligence Committee that "Comey enjoyed broad support within the FBI and still does to this day". You write "I greatly appreciate you informing me on three separate occasions that I am not under investigation". Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday , "the president will be meeting with Acting Director [Andrew] McCabe later today to discuss that very thing - the morale ...

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Florence Nightingale's birthday: 10 facts about 'The Lady of The Lamp'

Professor Deborah Ingraffia-Strong, MSN, RN: I have been a nurse for 35 years and I still love every day of it. She said: "I think I evolved into a nurse and it is very rare that I'm not glad to be coming to work". 87% report RNs don't have the time to properly comfort and care for patients and families due to unsafe patient assignments. Happy Nurses' Day to all our #nurseheroes ⚡️ This film is for you! That's why it's been so shocking to hear recent reports of nurses having to go to ...