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Alzheimer's Disease Is Claiming Life Of More Americans At Home

CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report found that there were 16.5 deaths per 100,000 people in 1999 and 25.4 deaths per 100,000 people in 2014, after accounting for age. Despite the increase, most Alzheimer's deaths still happened outside the home-in skilled nursing facilities, hospitals and other medical facilities combined.

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Bomb kills 10, hurts 22 in Baghdad; IS claims responsibility

The Islamic State group-linked Amaq propaganda agency said the suicide bomber targeted a "gathering of Shiites". On late Monday, a terrorist attack outside an ice cream parlor in Baghdad's Karrada neighborhood killed 17 people and wounded 32, police and health officials said.

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SNP manifesto: What it says and what it means

The Scottish National Party ( SNP ) has followed the Conservative and Labour Party manifestos with a pledge to cap energy prices in its bid to win seats in next week's general election . The Greens would introduce a 1% wealth tax and changes to inheritance tax. " We will work for progressive policies, and we will work for the policies we put forward in our manifesto ".

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1 last doubt for Zidane: Creative Isco or overpowering Bale?

It's hard to say how Real Madrid play . Bale has played less minutes but he has recovered from his injury. As we all know from following Juventus over the years - and as much as I hate to admit this in relation to Real Madrid because I genuinely dislike them - these are hallmarks of champions, and that really worries me.

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India's GDP grows 6.1% in fourth quarter, FY17 growth at 7.1%

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . The data further said the per capita income during 2016- 17 is estimated to have attained a level of Rs 1,03,219 as compared to the estimates for the year 2015-16 of Rs 94,130 showing a rise of 9.7 per cent.

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One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY)

Here's a quick look at what's moving shares of FRO, PTGX, and ARRY. The stock was sold at an average price of $9.27, for a total transaction of $231,750.00. Therefore 50% are positive. Pure Storage had 37 analyst reports since October 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Oppenheimer maintained Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) on Friday, January 29 with "Outperform" rating.

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UN aid chief in Yemen warns of cholera rise without more aid

Aden-The United Nations has warned of an unprecedented cholera epidemic in Yemen that threatens the lives of 1.1 million malnourished pregnant women. Fewer than half of the country's health facilities are fully functional. Almost 3.3 million Yemeni people, including 2.1 million children, are now suffering from acute malnutrition.

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Turkey demands U.S. replace envoy in spat over Syrian Kurds

One of the men in suits can be seen kicking a woman who had already been knocked to the ground. The embassy alleged, without evidence, that the demonstrators were associated with the Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ), which has waged a three-decade-long insurgency against Turkey and is considered a terrorist group by the United States.

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Florida officials confirm 7 cases of canine influenza

The University of Florida has confirmed seven cases with six additional cases pending. Many dogs have a fever, decreased appetite and lethargy during the first few days of illness. "Dog flu" can have more serious consequences in some dogs, leading to pneumonia that requires hospital care, according to the college. H3N2 canine influenza has reportedly infected some cats as well as dogs.

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Indian team unhappy with Anil Kumble

Looking at India's performance in the two warm-up matches, they should be able to defend their Champions Trophy title. Meanwhile, a report in The Times of India said that skipper Virat Kohli and other senior players were unhappy with Kumble due to the fact that "he was a hard task-master".

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From landslide to upset defeat - scenarios for May's United Kingdom election

Around 11,130 tweets were sent per minute as she told the presenter: "What I'll be doing is being a difficult woman and ensuring that we're negotiating hard". The criticism of the proposed changes was so fierce that Mrs May was forced into a U-turn over her decision to rule out a cap on social care payments.

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SNP election win in Scotland would reinforce mandate for indyref2: Nicola Sturgeon

Sturgeon also reiterated her call for an independence referendum to be held "when the terms of the [Brexit negotiations] are known" - between the fall of 2018 and spring 2019 - warning that any attempt by Westminster to obstruct the referendum would be "democratically unsustainable".

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Sturgeon insists Scots must be offered independence as Brexit opt-out

Ms Sturgeon announced in mid-March that she wanted a vote "between the autumn of 2018 and the spring of 2019", once Brexit terms were known, to give Scots a choice between a hard Brexit in the United Kingdom and pro-European independence.

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Sri Lanka appeals for help as floods cripple water supply

Indian Naval ships INS Kirch, INS Jalashwa and INS Shardul from Southern Command were despatched on May 27 and 28 with relief material and aid by the Indian Navy. "As soon as the water starts receding, an immediate cleaning operation needs to take place to prevent mosquito breeding and the spread of dengue". Some 412 houses were fully damaged with over 4,200 houses suffering partial damage.

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Who should the All Blacks' centre pairing be vs British & Irish Lions?

Everything is stacked against the Lions and the first Test is absolutely huge - if they win that one, it is game on. "I see that as their only chance". But before Hansen reveals all, we want you to select the All Blacks' midfield pairing. The Lions left home yesterday, will arrive tomorrow and play their first game, against the Provincial Barbarians in Whangarei on Saturday in preparation for their three-Test series, which starts on June 24.

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WHO Says Tobacco Causes Major Harm to the Environment

All countries have committed to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which aims to strengthen universal peace and eradicate poverty. According to the WHO , Pakistan ranks at 99 among 178 countries in the world for cigarette smoking with each adult smoking an average of 510.59 cigarettes a year.

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White House communications director Mike Dubke resigns

Priebus and White House adviser Steve Bannon have been laying the groundwork for the new "war room" that will also involve Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, sources told Reuters. Mr Trump has entertained formally bringing back his former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, and former deputy campaign manager, David Bossie. On Tuesday, Trump shot back against the Russian Federation probes in a tweet.

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Climate Change Is Messing With Your Sleep

The study was led by Nick Obradovich , a doctoral student at the Harvard Kennedy School in MA, who was inspired by a heatwave in San Diego in October 2015, which kept him awake at night. Americans stand to lose the most sleep during the summer. Extrapolating that association forward, the researchers estimate rising temperatures could cause 14 extra sleepless nights per 100 people per month by the century's end, if no action is taken to cut carbon emissions.

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June 5 launch of 'fat boy' to pave way for manned mission

Measuring a staggering 43 feet in height, the launch vehicle can put a 4-tonne satellite into a geostationary orbit and an 8-tonne satellite in a low-earth orbit. The GSLV-Mk II cryogenic engine's propellant volume is 12 tonnes while that of GSLV- Mk III is 27 tonnes. However, ISRO chief A.S. Kiran Kumar also added that the manned mission will become a reality only when approved by the government.

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British and Irish Lions' tours to remember

Less than two minutes into the match Lions captain Brian O'Driscoll was caught in a pincer tackle by All Blacks captain Tana Umaga and hooker Keven Mealamu, lifted and heavily slammed into the ground. The Lions, seeking a second Test series triumph over New Zealand since 1971, will play 10 matches during their latest tour. Never has a Lions side arrived in New Zealand with greater expectation.

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Rewind: 5 players who helped India lift the 2013 Champions Trophy

Bangladesh came to bat next and they did not recover right from the early collapse since wickets were falling at regular intervals with Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav taking 3 wickets each and the pair gave away just 29 runs for their 6 wickets scalp.

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(CVX) is American Investment Services Inc.'s 2nd Largest Position

About 131,262 shares traded. Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX ) has risen 6.68% since May 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.02% the S&P500. WATSON JOHN S sold 125,000 shares worth $13.79M. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in Q4 2016. The oil and gas company reported $1.41 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.85 by $0.56.

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Ethiopia to lead the World Health Organization

On a personal note, Tedros has worn different hats including that of Ethiopia's Foreign Affairs Minister (2012-2016) and Health Minister (2005-2012). He received more than half the votes in the first round and then won a decisive second-round election, beating Britain's David Nabarro to the job.

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German FM says U.S. 'older and bigger' than current conflict

Modi said economic collaboration between Germany and India was still "below full potential".Speaking at a joint news conference with Modi, Merkel reiterated her view that "we need to take our fate in Europe into our own hands". Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called on German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier at Castle Bellevue in Berlin , with an aim to enhance bilateral cooperation between the two nations.

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Champions Trophy: England, SAfrica bid to end title droughts

The same can be said of Moeen Ali, who can also be a match-winner with bat and ball and Chris Woakes is another all-rounder who has come the fore in both red and white-ball cricket . " England ODI team's progress in the past two years has been a revelation". Injuries have prevented the strike bowlers from playing together in the same Australian squad and coach Darren Lehmann is licking his lips at the opportunity to let them loose.

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Not ruling out rationalisation of GST rates: Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia

The meeting is slated to take up tax rates for goods like gold which were left out in the last meeting. He stated that the entire process of finalising the laws relating to GST has been a path breaking process. According to Mitra, the Centre is hurriedly rolling out GST without finalising all the rules or taking into account the ground realities. The new goods and services tax (GST ) regime will bring several benefits to the entire economy and could vitalise the fast-moving consumer ...

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Dutch Senate approves ratification of EU-Ukraine pact

The upper chamber of the Dutch parliament today, May 30, will hold a final vote on the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement ratification. Dutch lawmakers approved the deal after Prime Minister Mark Rutte got assurances from European Union leaders that it is not a stepping stone to European Union membership.

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First three Zika cases in India found in Gujarat, says WHO

Miami-Dade County was the focus of much of the state's efforts previous year to combat Zika , which is particularly unsafe to pregnant women because it can cause neurological defects in developing fetuses. Those infected with the virus may have mild fever, skin rashes, conjunctivitis, muscle and joint pain or headache. DEN 2 virus was known for its virulence in at least three episodes, the latest being in 2016 in Gujarat.

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Salman Khan Shares An Adorable Throwback Picture With Brother Sohail Khan

The man who is said to have a golden heart is also a man of many talents. Salman Khan is a great painter, and his paintings are a proof that he totally owns the art. Both the films released in 2012 and 2015 respectively turned out to be blockbusters. The film also stars Chinese actress Zhu Zhu, late Om Puri and Mohammad Zeeshan Ayyub.

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After Merkel rebuke, May says wants strong partnership with EU

Optimistic Europeans doubtless will argue that, with the United States no longer willing to toe the line on climate change and with the UK walking away from what many on the Continent regard as Europe's greatest success, it's time for Germany , France and other European leading lights not so much to "take back control" but rather to "determine their common destiny".

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Trump criticises Germany after Merkel questioned US reliability

Merkel said that Europe must "take our fate into our own hands" and added that it should step up as a diplomatic player on the global stage. Although Merkel has sought to dampen the notion that she wants to pivot Germany and Europe away from the United States and toward Eastern powers, Tuesday's meeting with Modi could not have been more positive and cordial.

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South Indian court orders 4 week stay on cow slaughter rules

Some have said the federal government's ban infringes on their commercial autonomy, and others are calling for a nationwide protest. Most of India's beef comes from water buffalo rather than cows, which are considered holy by Hindus. Several deaths have occurred. Such groups have even killed Muslim men over suspicion of cow slaughter . The government "has handed a death certificate to us", said Ramesh K.

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Hot Stock Analysis: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

It closed at $1.7 lastly. The stock declined 1.52% or $0.35 reaching $22.75 per share. It has underperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. Stonebridge Capital Advisors Llc increased its stake in Bristol (BMY) by 170.8% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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Hot air balloon crashes after couple gets engaged on board

Her partner, Stephen Martin, took her for a hot air balloon ride, something she wanted to do since she was a child. "All of the sudden, we're still 30 or 40 feet up in the air and just the whole thing shakes and you hear like cracking of branches and we're in a tree", Peters told CTV News .

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Did Donald Trump push more than U.S. interests at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit?

Declining to do so is significant as Trump has threatened to remove the United States from the alliance, which was formed in 1949. The country has been on that level of alert since suicide-bomb attacks on the Brussels airport and subway killed 32 people past year.