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Quickly reporting cancer complications may boost survival

It also cuts by 50 per cent the traumatic bone complications that often accompany late-stage prostate cancer , an advance which should save the NHS £45 million annually. Prostate cancer cells usually depend on testosterone to grow. About half of the men diagnosed are suitable for hormone therapy, which blocks the action of male sex hormones.

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US warns Beijing on South China Sea islands

She also said that European navies should have a visible presence in the region in order to discourage North Korea from striking its neighbors. The resolution adopted by the council adds four entities, including banks, and 14 North Korean officials to the United Nations sanctions blacklist, meaning that they can not travel overseas and all of their assets have been frozen.

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Dredging barge Ibis sinking off old Mangaluru port in India

They were returning after completing the day's work when the rough seas caused the barge to hit the reef, said Gopal Nayak, Superintending Engineer, Ports. ICGS Amartya had been maintaining its position in the area with continuous communication with Barge Ibis since last evening, the sources said. The inclement weather in the area is hampering the rescue operations.

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No Indian casualties, Indian Army denies Pakistan's claim

The United Nations is concerned over the tense situation along the Line of Control between India and Pakistan and the Secretary General is following the developments closely, his spokesperson said. The Pakistani army released a counter video showing Indian bunkers being razed in the Pakistani shelling. More than 2,694 families comprising 10,042 persons have been affected in shelling which lead to killing of three persons, injuries to six in Pakistani shelling on May 11, 13 and 14, Deputy ...

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Why vehicles are becoming common weapons in terror attacks

The area is always bustling on a Saturday night. Lifeboats on the River Thames helped evacuate the area, which is popular with tourists. Mrs May highlighted the need to review Britain's counter-terrorism strategy to make sure that police and security services have all the powers they need.

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Texas A&M tops Iowa 3-2, reaches final in Houston Regional

The Hawkeyes face Texas A&M, an 8-5 victor over Baylor, in a 7 p.m. second-round game Saturday. HOUSTON - Iowa's late-season run of baseball success continued Friday night as the recent Big Ten tournament champion Hawkeyes upset host Houston, 6-3, in an opening round regional game of the NCAA Tournament.

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May: UK in grip of copycat terror attacks

May said on Sunday that a new approach to tackling extremism is required, including changes that would deny terrorists and extremist sympathizers digital tools used to communicate and plan attacks. The 25-year-old said that at first, "it didn't look too unsafe". Several people said they were ordered by police to stay inside pubs and restaurants as the terror raged outside.

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Rain affects Australia v New Zealand game in ICC Champions Trophy

A slightly overcast morning offered the prospect of some assistance to the quicker bowlers. Smith was also critical of his team's bowling, describing it as "One of our worst displays". In five innings against Australia Latham's only got to double figures once while Ronchi's highest total is 19 in six innings. Taylor was dismissed when he mistimed a slower ball from Hastings, offering a simple top edge to Moises Henriques in the covers.

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Theresa May approval rating sinks as United Kingdom election race tightens

The EU divorce has broken the mould of British politics, luring new voters like Hill to the ballot box and deeply eroding old party loyalties. In the event the election results in a defeat for the Conservatives and a Labour-led coalition comes to power then Sri Lanka will have to recalibrate its bilateral relations with the UK.

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Ethiopia's Tedros wins World Health Organization race, first African to get top job

Dr. Tedro defeated David Nabarro , MD, a physician and longtime United Nations adviser from Britain, in the second round of voting. Newly elected Director-General of World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom (R) walks next to WHO's outgoing chief Margaret Chan during the 70th World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland, May 23, 2017.

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Corbyn's refusal to say he would push nuclear button 'really spine-chilling'

May praised her performance when she stood in for the prime minister at a televised election debate on Wednesday against all the leaders of Britain's other main parties, after May herself declined to attend. Mrs May was confronted by a partially-sighted woman who fought back sobs as she told how she had waited over a year for NHS mental health counselling and had been reduced to tears by personal questions in a Work Capability Assessment.

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May's lead widens ahead of June 8 election - ORB poll

Her comments were echoed by her finance minister, Philip Hammond, though May has stoked speculation about Hammond's future by refusing to say whether she will reappoint him if she wins the election. The increase in the Conservative Party's lead reported by ORB contrasted with many other recent polls which have shown its lead narrowing. May later softened the proposal by saying there would be a limit on the amount that people would have to pay.

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Compression Tights Won't Trim Running Times

According to Chaudhari, although the tights did indeed reduce vibrations of the leg muscles, there were no differences in fatigue between the compression and non-compression runs. Chaudhari also told us that the study could be limited by the length of the run, as participants also didn't display significant losses in strength or jump height in the no-tights condition.

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Chinese military official calls for safeguarding APAC security

On June 3, US Secretary of Defence James Mattis said in his keynote speech that the US can't accept Chinese actions that impinge on the interests of the worldwide community, undermining the rules-based order that has benefited all countries.

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British police rush to London Bridge after reports of van hitting pedestrians

It's not known whether this incident is separate or related to the collision. In the aftermath, this video emerged of London police swarming a bar near one of the attack scenes, ordering patrons to crouch on the floor, according to The Guardian .

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UK's May and Corbyn questioned by public on TV show

If the Conservatives win, we believe it will be seen as further support for their ethos of just cut, cut, cut. The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn , is an old-fashioned leftist who doesn't do slick campaigning - and that seems to appeal to people right now.

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Japan, France welcome US leadership in the Asia-Pacific

Speaking at an global security conference in Singapore , Mattis noted the Pentagon conducted what it called a successful test this week of its missile defence system, which is being developed mainly with North Korea in mind. Syring said in a statement. "What I hear consistently is some anxiety based on the results of our election as to whether or not we are still committed to those core principals and to this region", US Senator Chris Coons, a Delaware Democrat who sits on the Foreign ...

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1-year-old Ohio boy hospitalized after opioid overdose

When police arrived at the scene, the boy's mother was still there, but she has since gone missing. The boy tried to get his mom back on the phone to speak with the dispatcher but was unsuccessful. Rick Edwards said. Akron police did not identify the woman in the news release. Police believe the boy overdosed on heroin. The 9-year-old, a 5-year-old who was also at the home at the time and the 1-year-old are now in the custody of Summit County Children's Services.

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London Bridge and Borough Market are 'terrorist incidents', according to Met Police

President Donald Trump argued in favor of his controversial travel ban as London authorities responded to reports of a string of attacks Saturday night. And it comes three months after a driver killed four pedestrians on another Thames crossing, Westminster Bridge . A third incident, a stabbing at Vauxhall , was not related to the attacks, police later said.

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Fans & family honor rocker Gregg Allman at his funeral

Along the funeral route, many shared memories of concerts, and some blared the band's songs from their cars and trucks. The Saturday afternoon service is private, with only about 100 mourners expected to fill a small chapel downtown. Born in Nashville, Tennessee, Allman was raised in Florida by a single mother. Together they formed the heart of The Allman Brothers Band . Allman felt that being on the road playing music for his fans was "essential medicine for his soul", according to a ...

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Juventus scored a jaw-dropping overhead goal in the Champions League final

Zinedine Zidane's men are the first since AC Milan in 1990 - when the tournament was known as the European Cup - to win back-to-back continental crowns. The Juventus fans in the 72,000 crowd erupted, ramping up the atmosphere that was already crackling under the closed stadium roof. Although Real Madrid were hogging possession, they were hounded by Juve shirts as soon as they got to the final third.

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Public health experts decry Trump's decision to withdraw from Paris accord

The Washington Truth March will occur blocks away from the White House at the Washington Monument, and there will be hours of overlap between the two events. Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is also assembling a group of mayors, governors, university presidents, and business leaders, he told The New York Times .

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Deadly blasts as Afghan officials attend funeral

More than 1,000 people demonstrated on Friday demanding more security in the capital following a powerful truck bomb attack in the city that killed 90 people and wounded more than 450. On Friday, Ezadyar's son was killed in the mass rally in Kabul after security forces opened fire on demonstrators, as per sources. Authorities were unable to immediately confirm the death toll, but another witness told AFP that "people were blown to pieces" due to the impact of the blasts.

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Christy Clark won't quit as BC premier, will recall house

The Liberals have promised to return to the legislature in June, put forward a Throne Speech and see if they can get enough votes to retain the confidence of the house. politics, described the NDP-Green plan as ambitious and evidence of their political will to join in ousting the Liberals from office. Richard Johnston, a professor of political science at the University of British Columbia, said the announcement was "a revolutionary moment in B.C.'s politics".

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California governor looks abroad for climate changes allies

The agreement includes more than 100 cities, states, provinces and countries who have committed to limit the increase in global temperatures below 2 degrees - the point when glaciers melt, seas rise, and scientists warn of irrevocable consequences.

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Mattis reassures allies as United States turns to China on N. Korea

Security Council would add 15 North Korean individuals and four entities linked to the country's nuclear and missile programs to a U.N. sanctions blacklist. United States ambassador Haley, however, reaffirmed recent USA policy in the region is precautionary. The analyst argued that the United States is trying to justify its military budget by introducing North Korea as an important threat.

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Mayors come out against Trump's Paris catastrophe

And with the US backing out from the Paris treaty, which aims to reduce carbon emissions, many are anxious about security implications. On Thursday, Bloomberg said mayors, governors, and business leaders from both political parties were "signing onto a statement of support that we will submit to the United Nations -- and together, we will reach the emission reduction goals the U.S.

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Frozen tuna recalled after testing showed hepatitis A virus

The FDA says the contaminated product was sold to various vendors in California and Texas, along with the Marriott Conference Center in Norman. Conservatory Plano and Prestonwood CC are the two DFW locations that have been specially identified as having the frozen tuna, according to the FDA.

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Three suspects released in Manchester terror probe

Greater Manchester Police has confirmed that 10 men, aged between 18 and 44, remain in custody on suspicion of offences contrary to the Terrorism Act. "Much of the investigation has been painstakingly working through Salman Abedi's last movements", Mr. Jackson said. The more than 1,000 officers working on the case have already made more than 7,000 entries into the police records, and have seized almost 300 digital equipment items, including phones, Det.

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Evangelical Reactions to Trump Pulling Out of Paris Climate Deal

The march will start at MI and Wacker drives and proceed to the James R. Thompson Center, where protesters will publicly call on Gov. Bruce Rauner to implement a plan to lower Illinois' carbon emissions. United States billionaire Michael Bloomberg has put his money where his mouth is by offering US$15 million to the UN to help tackle climate change .

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Champions Trophy 2017: England vs Bangladesh match today

Roy has made 51 runs in his last seven one-day worldwide innings, and no half-century for anyone in his last 13 attempts. His importance comes down to a series of moments, when England are up against it or in need of something special, Stokes will invariably step up, be it with bat, ball or in the field.

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Comedian Kathy Griffin fears arrest over Trump beheading photo

Although Griffin tearfully apologized again during her press conference , she said that she will continue to use Trump as fodder for her comedic material. "I feel disgusting . I did not think people would try to murder me or mobilize other people to murder me. This has been a living nightmare for Kathy".

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McKenna 'deeply disappointed' in U.S. decision to pull out of Paris

He said the U.S. would stop implementing measures to meet its commitments under the agreement to cut emissions by 26-28 per cent on 2005 levels by 2025, and end funding for poor countries to cope with climate change. The United States was one of 195 nations to sign the agreement, which also called on America to commit $3 billion in aid to other nations by 2020 and cut emissions by up to 28% by 2025.

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N Korea fires third short-range ballistic missile

North Korea , which has conducted dozens of missile tests and tested two nuclear bombs since the beginning of 2016 in defiance of U.N. Security Council resolutions, says the programme is necessary to counter US aggression. Moon Jae-in, South Korea's new president, has called an emergency National Security Council meeting. Suga, the Japanese cabinet secretary, said the missile fell about 300 kilometers (190 miles) north of the Oki islands in southwestern Japan and 500 kilometers (310 ...

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Kashmir situation better, ISIS ineffective in India due to govt intervention: HM

It might take some time because the problem which has been prevailing since 1947, the solution to it can not be taken out with just a snap. "All the problems can be solved through talks". "Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said the central government wants a permanent solution to the Kashmir problem by taking its people into confidence, and is moving ahead in that direction".