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Charlie Gard hospital calls in police over death threats to staff

Hirano says that Charlie's condition could be significantly improved by nucleoside bypass therapy but specialists at Great Ormond Street Hospital said the therapy, which is being requested by the boy's parents , was experimental and would not help.

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Woman dies in freak mishap as coconut tree falls on her

This news is confirmed by her husband Rajat. The footage of the fatal accident which took place on Thursday was captured by a CCTV camera installed at a nearby shop. However, Meenakshi Pol says that despite several complaints online and paying the BMC Rs 1,300 to get permission to cut down the tree, the BMC had merely trimmed some branches and certified it "safe for the next 10 years".

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CBO: GOP Health Bill's $13000 Deductibles Would Be Illegal

The report also said nearly eight out of 10 who participated in the poll said they would like the Republicans to work with Democrats to pass the bill . Also, premiums would about double by 2026, compared to current law, the CBO found. "There are many aspects of the Affordable Care Act that are starting to work well", he said.

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Pablo Sandoval regrets rejecting Giants for Red Sox

The former Giant comes back to the Bay Area with a successful track record for the team including three World Series titles in 2010, 2012 and 2014. That means San Francisco will be responsible for less than $1.5 million dollars of the $50 million still owed Sandoval should he play out the remainder of his current contract as a member of the Giants.

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Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Accern Reports

The company might have reported better than expected (consensus) earnings results. Maplelane Cap holds 0% or 1 shares in its portfolio. The share price of the company (NASDAQ:STLD) was up +0.53%, with a high of 37.80 during the day and the volume of Steel Dynamics, Inc .

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Over 200 players go under the hammer

Who will be the biggest names in the draft? Each team will need a minimum of 15 players in their squad and maximum 18 Indian players including two U21 players. Sunil Chhetri and Udanta Singh have been retained by Bengaluru while 2015 ISL champions Chennaiyin FC have retained Jeje Lalpekhlua. 0900 AM IST: Hello and Good morning for our coverage of the ISL 2017 Draft.

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Obamacare repeal bill dealt yet another possibly fatal blow by Senate parliamentarian

Politically, though, the bigger problem is the parliamentarian's exclusion of two provisions dealing with abortion: a one-year ban on any federal funding for Planned Parenthood , and a separate prohibition on use of health care purchasing tax credits to obtain a policy with abortion coverage.

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Middle-Earth: Shadow of War Comic-Con Trailer Reveals Spidery Shelob

Take a look at the trailer above. Those who've seen The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King or read The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers will immediately recognize Shelob as the spider that stung Frodo, and then got beaten by Sam.

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GIF: This Is What Harmanpreet Kaur Did To Australian Bowlers Last Night

Mithali Raj made a decision to put some runs on the board by batting first at Derby, a ground on which India are yet to lose a match in this tournament. In the 2016 ICC Women's World Twenty20, she scored 89 runs and took seven wickets in four matches. The final sees this year's edition come full circle, with India having upset the form book to beat England by 35 runs in the tournament opener in Derby on June 24.

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Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak Tied To Yellow Maradol Papayas

As of now, authorities are investigating where exactly in the supply chain the papayas got contaminated. The state of NY has the highest number of cases at 13, followed by New Jersey with 12 cases, Virginia with six cases, and Maryland with five cases.

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Antonio Conte e Chelsea insieme sino al 2021

Di seguito la nota ufficiale divulgata pochissimi minuti fa dal club: " Chelsea Football Club e Real Madrid hanno concordato i termini per il trasferimento di Alvaro Morata a Stamford Bridge ". Interrogato poi sul nuovo acquisto Morata , Conte ha voluto sottolineare il fatto che, a differenza di quanto scritto sui giornali (che davano in vantaggio Lukaku ), l'ex Real Madrid è sempre stato il primo obiettivo di mercato.

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Sen. John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer, Hospital Says

US Senator John McCain has been diagnosed with a brain tumour , his office has said . A statement from McCain's office says he is doing "amazingly well", but it is now unknown when he will be able to return to work. The American Cancer Society puts the five-year survival rate for patients over 55 at about 4 percent. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky), on the other hand, believes that McCain will get through this difficulty.

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Oil prices tumble on rising OPEC supply

Petro-Logistics is among a number of consultancies that estimate OPEC supply by tracking tanker shipments. On the supply side, US crude production continued to expand. When I look at the longer-term charts, I also recognize that there is a lot in the way of bearish pressure, and of course negativity based upon the fact that the market is trying to roll over.

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SC agrees to hear Ayodhya dispute early

The order came while responding to a petition by filed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy .On March 31, the apex court had refused Swamy's plea seeking urgent and expeditious hearing of the Ayodhya matter. A bench comprising Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud announced this decision. Swamy informed the court that the application affected his right to worship, which is a fundamental right, as arrangements were not being made for Hindu devotees like ...

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To Help Reduce Mosquito Population, Scientists Are Unleashing 20 Million Of Them

The summer effort will be Verily's first field study that involves sterile mosquitoes in the U.S. "It's a bad nuisance, a awful biting nuisance". For 20 weeks, Verily intends to release 1 million sterile, non-biting male mosquitoes on a weekly basis in two Fresno County neighborhoods.

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Bella Thorne Reacts to Explicit Video of Her Allegedly Playing With Herself

The performing artist attracted regard for the clasp on twitter , tweeting: 'Hahahahaha hold up you all think this is genuine? Thorne nipped the rumors in the bud on Twitter late Thursday night, stating, "I don't even masterbate [sic] like that".

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Lady Hale becomes first female president of Supreme Court

Most recently she was on the panel of justices who ruled in favour of John Walker, the gay ex-cavalry officer who won a landmark pensions ruling to secure his husband the same rights as a wife. Hale's promotion was announced at the same time as Lady Justice Jill Black was named as only the second woman to sit on the UK Supreme Court . Hale's career began in academia when she joined the University of Manchester law faculty as a junior lecturer.

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Patient strums guitar on operation table as doctors operate on his brain

The man had been suffering pain for more than a year and a half after which the surgery was done. A special frame with four screws was fixed to his head that dug deep into his skull. "I found it fantastic to see the improvement nearly magical movements of my fingers, and this directly on the operating table", said Abhishek Prasad.

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Scientists one step closer to HIV cure

A set of such antibodies, which scientists cultivated in the body of cows throughout the year, could neutralize about 96 percent of the strains of HIV, which is a big step forward in developing a vaccine against the main disease of the 20th and 21st centuries.

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Firefighters save dog using specialized mask

It has been viewed over 5.5 lakh times in just 24 hours. "The small breed dog was pulled from the interior unresponsive, with semi-agonal respirations", the Bakersfield Fire Department said in a Facebook post. The fire department gave an update on Jack's condition on Friday and said that despite suffering "some respiratory tract injuries and burns to his feet", his condition had significantly improved.

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DGMO Lt Gen AK Bhatt speaks to his Pakistani counterpart

From official statement released by the Ministry of Defence, it has been learned that as a professional force Indian Army avoids targeting civilians and school children. He also exhorted his counterpart to exercise strict control on his troops and instruct them to refrain from such activities. According to the local administration, dozens of houses including government buildings and schools have been damaged and hundreds of livestock animals have died in the shelling in Nowshera sector.

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Activists deface Hindi signboards at 40 Metro stations in Bengaluru

After the anti-Hindi Twitter campaign, #NammaMetroHindiBeda ('Our Metro, We don't want Hindi'), Hindi words on the signboards of two Metro stations - Chickpete and Majestic - were covered with paper and taped on July 3. DMK acting president MK Stalin threatened to begin an anti-Hindi agitation after milestones marked in Hindi were seen on Tamil Nadu highways. Opposing the usage of Hindi in railway announcements, KRV said that even railway announcers in the neighbouring states of Kerala and ...

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Congressional Health Care Plan

Similar scenarios are playing out across the country as state officials and insurers demand clarity on health care rules and funding, with deadlines fast approaching for the start of open enrollment this fall. The next deadline comes this week, when the Trump administration has to decide whether to keep paying what are known as cost-sharing subsidies. The Trump administration has threatened to stop making them.

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Kylo Ren's deadly new ship from The Last Jedi revealed

But we have already waited 2 years between Star Wars The Reveil of the Force and Star Wars The last Jedi (we do not count Rogue One who brought us back), so we deserve a small reward not? After The Last Jedi , writer and director Rian Johnson's future is uncertain - but he would love to return to the Star Wars franchise.

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Artificial sweeteners linked to weight gain over time

Opting for a diet fizzy drink may seem like the healthier option, but artificial sweeteners used in the beverages may actually be making you gain weight. "Unfortunately, the quality of evidence that would support using sweeteners is not really strong", said Susan Swithers, a professor in the department of psychological studies at Purdue University, who has conducted such artificial sweetener studies.

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Asia Stocks Maintain Gains as BOJ Keeps Rate Ahead of ECB Policy

Central bankers also chose to maintain the BoJ's ultra-loose monetary policy at a time when their counterparts in other major economies from the Americas to Europe consider tightening their belts. "However, they remained concerned over the inflation developments, suggesting that "The recent developments in the consumer price index (CPI, all items less fresh food) have been relatively weak, excluding the effects of a rise in energy prices, mainly against the background that firms" wage- and ...

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Groundbreaking therapy 'reverses brain damage' in toddler who drowned in swimming pool

Eden's recovery is considered to be the first incidence of doctors managing a near reversal of serious brain damage using oxygen therapy. The statement from LSU Health follows below. Her cognitive abilities had improved and motor function was nearly restored to pre-drowning levels. After ten sessions her mother reported that her daughter was "near normal", except for her motor functions, and so physical therapy was introduced alongside the hyperbaric sessions.

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Texas company issues recall after Viagra-like ingredient discovered in its coffee

The substance is similar to sildenafil, an ingredient found in Viagra, a commonly prescribed medication men take to treat erectile dysfunction disorder. No illness has been reported to date. Consumers that have New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee which is being recalled should stop using/discard/ and contact their doctor.

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Why are dogs such doting companions? It's in their genes

Similar mutations are found in humans and are known to eliminate a fear of strangers. "We haven't found a 'social gene, ' but rather an important [genetic] component that shapes animal personality and assisted the process of domesticating a wild wolf into a tame dog", said a statement by co-author Bridgett vonHoldt , an assistant professor in ecology and evolutionary biology at Princeton University.

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Deaths linked to HIV/AIDS drop by half

Exceptions within these regions show that "when concerted efforts are made, results happen", the report said, noting that in Algeria has increased HIV treatment access to 76 per cent in 2016 from 24 per cent in 2010, Morocco to 48 per cent in 2016 from 16 per cent in 2010 and Belarus to 45 per cent from 29 per cent.

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ADB Lifts Developing Asia's Growth Outlook

Based on its updated Asian Development Outlook released yesterday, the Manila-based ADB is projecting that the country's economy, as measured by its gross domestic product (GDP ), would grow by 6.5 percent this year from 6.4 percent and 6.7 percent in 2018 from 6.6 percent.

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Kerala Vigilance orders probe into graft charge involving BJP man

The party's core committee and state committee meetings, scheduled for Friday and Saturday in Alappuzha, might act against those responsible for leaking the probe report to the media. Sivaraman, a resident of Neyyattinkara, though frequented the party office, held no charges in the organization, BJP said. The committee is said to have even examined the middleman who took the money from party leader Vinod.

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Two missing Burundi teens reportedly seen crossing into Canada

Reports say two of the teenagers have since crossed into Canada but this has not been confirmed by the police. Chat with FDA Chief Information Officer Todd Simpson on July 25, at 1:30 p.m. It added that FIRST Global had provided safe transport to housing at Trinity Washington University after each day's competition. The team's slogan in Kirundi - the country's official language, along with French - is "Ugushaka Nugushobora, " meaning "where there is willing, [there] is also the ability".

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US, European Law Enforcement Take Down AlphaBay Dark Web Market

AlphaBay's founder, Alexander Cazes, was arrested in Thailand, and US officials successfully negotiated his extradition to the U.S.in early July. In shutting down two of the three largest criminal marketplaces on the Dark Web , a major element of the infrastructure of the underground criminal economy has been taken offline, Europol said today.

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Chipotle Shares Plunge Following Norovirus Report

Chipotle plans to reopen the restaurant after a "complete sanitization". Chipotle noted that norovirus , which can cause nausea and diarrhea, does not come from its food supply and said it is safe to eat at its restaurants. Chipotle hired Marsden to oversee its food-safety efforts in 2016. The chain did issue a news release today on a music innovation it is introducing related to its food ingredients, but made no mention of events at the Virginia location.