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Sagan wins third stage in California

It is the first time the race has been staged as part of the World Tour, a designation that organisers hope will draw more top names in the sport from Europe. World champion Peter Sagan of Slovakia won the third stage of the Tour of California on Tuesday, timing a late burst to perfection to win a sprint finish in the coastal town of Morro Bay.

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More US Workers Testing Positive for Drugs as Pot Use Spikes

That includes some employers who he says aren't following their own drug policies as they become more tolerant of workers' drug usage. The number of workers testing positive in Colorado rose 11 percent; in Washington-9 percent. Still, positive tests for meth climbed 64 percent in the period of 2012-16 in the general workforce and 14 percent in the federal testing workforce, Quest Diagnostics reported.

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"Fit but fat" may be a myth, study says

They found so-called "metabolically healthy obese " patients - who have a body mass index but no metabolic complications, such as abnormal blood fats, poor blood glucose control or hypertension - are still at higher risk of heart failure or stroke than normal weight people.

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Massacre Victim's Brother Charged With Evidence Tampering

The warrant indicated authorities believe the truck was "used as a means of the commission of the crime". He said it seems investigators are "grasping at straws". Bernie Brown owns property in Peebles where the trailer had been stored and says its owners needed a place to keep household items for a bit after recently selling their Adams County farm.

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British authorities did not detain PIA crew at Heathrow airport, says spokesperson

He said in his statement that they will not hide any facts, adding that, "we will get to the bottom of the issue and use it to further clean our house". All the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flights to London are operating as per schedule, said PIA Spokesperson Mashhood Tajwar on Tuesday. Subsequently, the return flight of the same day operated by same aircraft, flight PK 758 for the sector London-Lahore with a delay of two hours.

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Visakhapatnam Railway Station Leads Cleanest List While Darbhanga Comes Last

The Beas railway station was put in 1st place, followed by Khammam, in the A category. As part of the survey, the ministry has rated the railway stations on the basis of their quality in areas like parking, main entrance, main platform, waiting halls, waste management, open sitting, drinking water facility, vendor zone, toilets and other amenities and their maintenance.

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Taiwan pushes for inclusion in global health summit

China says the "one-China" principle must be followed when dealing with Taiwan's participation in activities of worldwide organizations. The island was expelled from the World Health Organization in 1972, a year after losing the "China" seat at the United Nations to Beijing.

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Which Analysts Are Watching Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET)?

It closed at $24.82 lastly. Dorian LPG Ltd (NYSE:LPG) has risen 30.40% since October 6, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.12% the S&P500. Credit Agricole S A holds 60,615 shares or 0% of its portfolio. PNM Resources, Inc. (PNM ) shares have moved -1.60% in the week and -0.84% in the month.

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Legislative battle: Straus calls Patrick's special session ultimatum 'regrettable'

Patrick also wants the Bathroom Bill to be passed. It still needs a final Senate vote, likely coming Thursday, while the House approved a similar measure earlier this month - after hours of heated debate. "I'm optimistic that we will produce a reasonable and equitable compromise on the budget", he said. Straus sent the letter to Patrick Monday. "The voters want tax relief, bathroom protections for children in public schools, proper education funding and more", said Tinderholt, part of ...

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Rompers For Men Are Now A Thing

Enterprising business bros are looking to reinvent men's summer style with the RompHim , a one-piece garment derived from your standard women's romper. However, they are not cheap. The male rompers start at $90. The male romper, or RompHim , is designed for all shapes and sizes. "But what we found was for guys, we could work around that problem with a zipper fly".

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Utah State will open up 2018 at Michigan State

This rounds out the future 2018 schedule for the Chippewas, who host the Kansas Jayhawks and Maine Black Bears in their non-conference season. But it's the Ohio State - Michigan one that really matters. According to multiple reports, MI coach Jim Harbaugh participated via teleconference on Monday's upfronts, calling Fox "the new primary home for Big Ten football".

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Trump knew of Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation prior to his appointment

Flynn discussed with the Russian ambassador to the U.S the possibility of relaxing U.S sanctions, according to leaked media reports of intelligence intercepts, but there is no official version of what transpired in those conversations. Reportedly, three anonymous sources from the Obama Administration told the media that the warning was delivered, in person, late a year ago. "And that includes investigating the nature of any links between individuals associated with the Trump campaign and the ...

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Oklahoma Senate OKs $510 million in tax revenue

Gen Flynn", wrote Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), the head of the House Oversight Committee. One key point of agreement for Republicans in the House and Senate is that they reject Gov. Instead, GOP leaders and many oil and gas organizations, including the Oklahoma Oil & Gas Association, support passage of legislation that allows long-lateral drilling in all geologic formations including two productive areas in south central Oklahoma known as SCOOP and STACK.

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Follow CERT-In instructions on WannaCry attack: RBI to banks

Reports suggest that the list of victims globally had more than doubled in the last few days, but Australia seems to have escaped the worst of the attacks with the Federal Government saying it and the country's critical infrastructure had been thus far unaffected.

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United States of America minor has died from coffee overdose

Sixteen-year-old SC student Davis Allen Cripe died last month after drinking a McDonald's latte, a large Mountain Dew, and an energy drink in less than two hours. According to the experts, it caused an arrhythmia and caused a heart attack, which led to the death of a young man. "There are certain cardiac arrhythmia that cause sudden death in young people", Goldberger said.

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Belt and Road summiteers swear by open trade centred around WTO

The meeting was attended by 29 world leaders, including Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. "Indians are keen to compare themselves with China on development and global status, but meanwhile strongly object to China developing friendly cooperation with Pakistan, for fear that Sino-Pakistani ties are targeting India", it said .

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Gisele Bundchen: Tom Brady had a concussion last year

Tom Brady's wife let slip that she was concerned about the frequency of the quarterback's concussions during an interview Wednesday morning. "I'm most surprised that people think it's really news that an National Football League player had a concussion but it wasn't diagnosed and it wasn't reported", he said Wednesday from the VA-sponsored Brain Trust conference at Harvard Medical School.

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British Prime Minister Theresa May Promises To Protect Workers

Her proposals include a statutory right for carers and bereaved parents to take a year's unpaid leave, an annual increase in the so-called National Living Wage and an enhanced entitlement to take leave for training purposes. Vince Cable, the Liberal Democrat shadow chancellor, was equally scathing. "Our plans, backed up with strong and stable leadership, will be the greatest expansion in workers' rights by any Conservative government in history".

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Targeting core Labour voters, UK's May promises more workers' rights

Coun Martin-Wells referred to election prediction website Electoral Calculus which predicted the Conservative's share of the vote in Hartlepool would be 35.1%, one per cent more than Labour, with UKIP on 15.3%. Lavery added: "Theresa May is taking working people for fools". In what BBC political correspondent Ben Wright says is an "unabashed pitch for Labour voters", Mrs May will promise a "new deal for workers", with a string of proposals.

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Chinese Authorities Call to Take Measures After Global Cyber-Attack

Ransomware payments were expected to hit $ 1 billion in 2016 , according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. "We should expect similar attacks regularly in the coming days and weeks", said Giullaume Poupard, head of French government cyber security agency ANSSI.

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Global Cyberattack WannaCry Continues to Spread

First, what is this attack exactly? Unlikely. With the code behind Friday's attack in the wild, we should expect copycats to cook up their own campaigns in the coming days to capitalize on the money-making opportunity in front of them.

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58 measles cases, outbreak spreads to fouth county

While most Minnesotans are immune - either from having been vaccinated or having had the disease - fear related to misinformation about vaccine risks has led to a decline in vaccination rates, according to health officials. Public health officials can potentially prevent them from getting sick and infecting others by intervening early. The outbreak has grown to 54 cases.

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Healthy teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

A coffee, a caffeinated drink and an energy soda proved a deadly combination for a SC teenager who died within two hours of consuming them, triggering warnings about the risks of caffeine overdose. Davis' friends were key to helping investigators connect the dots. Belchetz says the recommended limit of caffeine for adults per day is 400 milligrams.

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Alcohol not to blame for change in personality, say scientists

The findings make the concept of "drunk personality" less clear. To an extent, this is recognized by professionals, and observing the systematic differences between one's sober and drunken behaviors can guide specialists in determining whether that person has a drinking problem.

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Three Years After Their Kidnapping, These Chibok Schoolgirls Are Coming Home

He called it an "unusual" move which is also detrimental to the government's fight against insurgency. But he told the local Channels television station: "One said, "No, I have a husband". At times, government and military officials have been quoted in the Nigerian news media as saying that a ceasefire deal had been struck with the militants or that the release of the kidnapped girls had been arranged - statements that later proved to be untrue.

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Home abortions may be just as safe as clinic procedures

If the physical and mental health of women on this island is being put at risk, it is the fault of our legislators - and not these pills which have been used safely, in both supervised and unsupervised contexts for nearly 30 years, ' she concluded .

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Tillerson straddles fence on U.S. climate change policy at Arctic Council

Eegeesiak shared, "We need to take a moment to step back and observe where we have come from, where we are now, and where we want to go", she said. "We are going to work to make the right decision for the United States". A 2008 U.S. Geological Survey study found that "theArctic accounts for about 13 percent of the undiscovered oil, 30 percent of the undiscovered natural gas, and 20 percent of the undiscovered natural gas liquids in the world".

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Arkansas Parents Arrested After Baby Found With 100 Rat Bites

He contacted his mother and waited until she arrived at their home before taking the infant to the hospital at 9 a.m. In court Wednesday, Shryock and Elliott each got a $15,000 bond and it was ordered that they can not have contact with anyone under the age of 12.

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Peace Talks First. The US Embassy Can Wait

Some top advisers are urging him not to abandon his campaign promise to do so, though Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told Meet the Press on Sunday that the president was taking a "deliberative approach". A surprise controversy erupted Tuesday over United States policy towards Israel days ahead of a visit by President Donald Trump , with the potential move of the American embassy to Jerusalem again making waves.

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Foot And Leg Amputations Risk Linked To Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Drug Invokana

Federal health regulators have ordered Johnson & Johnson to add a new black box warning to the labels of Invokana and Invokamet regarding a risk of leg and foot amputations. Some patients had more than one amputation, some had amputations involving both limbs, according to the FDA. Patients on canagliflozin are urged to notify their health care professional right away if they notice new pain or tenderness, sores or ulcers, or infections in their legs or feet.

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Senate moderates hold bipartisan health care talks

Toomey said Obamacare has driven up premiums to young, healthy people, who are refusing to buy insurance because of the cost. But only a high-risk pool can help people who were priced out of coverage because of a pre-existing condition, and there's no requirement that states need to set up such an alternative source of coverage, Pollitz said.

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Texas testing Trump administration over abortion providers

While Mansanares said the Casper clinic's closure is unrelated to politics, she acknowledged that closing Planned Parenthood's only health center in a very conservative state carried a symbolic weight. But critics say if Trump administration officials grant the state's request, it could send a message to Texas that its efforts to restrict Planned Parenthood - and access to abortion - are permissible.

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Road traffic accidents revealed to be the biggest killer of teenagers globally

In a new report released Tuesday, WHO and its partners identified lower respiratory infections, suicide and road traffic injuries as the biggest causes of death among adolescents worldwide, especially those in Sub-Saharan Africa. For instance, two-thirds of deaths among adolescents occur in Southeast Asia and Africa. The report highlights that health impacts stemming from this - and leading to an increased risk of death - include malnutrition, pregnancies, sexual violence and mental ...

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Local Zika Virus Cases Expected To Rise

Remove standing water in and around homes, including in trash cans, toys, tires, flower pots and any other containers so mosquitoes can't lay their eggs. Dr. Vicki Kramer says Zika remains a concern although they have yet to confirm any known local transmissions in California. Public Health continues to ask homeowners to do their part to help fight West Nile Virus.

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5 killed in NC crash that closed Interstate 95

Continue onto N.C. 130 North to US 301 North/Bond Street. The main trailer of the tanker did not ignite. WTVD is reporting that three or four people have been killed in the crash. Northbound motorists must take Exit 2 and turn left onto N.C. 130 North. Drivers traveling south must take Exit 10 for USA 301 South and turn right onto US 301 South.