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1MDB yet to ask gov't for help to pay IPIC, says Johari

IPIC denied any link with the BVI firm, and asked a London court to arbitrate a claim totalling US$6.5 billion. Malaysia dissolved 1MDB's advisory board a year ago, and its assets were either shifted to the government or sold off as part of the rationalization program, after the fund was linked to a multi-billion dollar global money laundering scandal.

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Blood Proteins Tied to Severity of Chronic Fatigue

But at least it's a clear biological marker that will help put to rest the many myths surrounding chronic fatigue. In other cases, people might receive false diagnoses and unnecessary treatment, which sometimes makes their condition worse. But Montoya and immunologist Mark Davis , PhD, who played a pivotal role in creating Stanford's Human Immune Monitoring Center - a high-tech facility that serves as an engine for large-scale, data-intensive immunological analysis of human blood and tissue ...

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Kentucky doctor delivers baby before giving birth herself

The other woman, Leah Halliday-Johnson, was two doors down from Amanda's room, delivering her baby when her umbilical cord wrapped itself around the baby's neck. Johnson says, "I lucked out to be in the hospital with you, I've been talking about you for a week now". Being a doctor, she could not help but run to help the woman, who was undergoing complications in her delivery.

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Government announces fire safety and building regs review

The tests found that the type of cladding used in 82 tower blocks failed safety tests. Of this number, 47 are owned or managed by local authorities. Fire tests prompted by the June 14 fire that caused at least 80 known deaths at London's 24-story Grenfell Tower suggest that 82 apartment blocks around the United Kingdom have external aluminum cladding systems that do not comply with current building regulations.

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Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc 2Q 17 Earnings Send Shares Soaring

Stock Down 17% After Earnings: "Is the Market ..." on May 02, 2017, also Benzinga.com with their article: "Mid-Day Market Update: "Pitney Bowes Drops On Earnings Miss; Lumber Liquidators ..." published on August 01, 2017, Nasdaq.com published: "BUZZ-US STOCKS ON THE MOVE- Under Armour, Lumber Liquidators , Sprint " on August 01, 2017.

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Florida confirms its first sexually-transmitted Zika case for 2017

The health department has been in touch with mosquito control, and says mosquito reduction activities are taking place. Officials said it's important for anyone who travels to an area overseas with the Zika virus should prevent mosquito bites for at least three weeks after they return home.

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Tillerson once again does the thing where he walks back Trump's comments

Following the latest missile test, the Chinese government urged Pyongyang to respect the UN Security Council resolutions and called for calm and reducing tensions. The lack of effort at the UN Security Council may be a recognition of China's increasing annoyance at U.S. demands, and the possibility they might block new UN action outright.

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Doctors call for pupils to be taught about breastfeeding

So without the right help, they decide to stop breastfeeding once their maternity leave is over. · Strengthen links between health facilities and communities, and encourage community networks that protect, promote, and support breastfeeding.

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Los Angeles reaches deal to host 2028 Games

The rhetoric makes it clear that the three parties are indeed working toward a Paris 2024 - LA 2028 double allocation with LA receiving incentives to drop from the 2024 race and allow Paris to claim those Games unopposed. It has been expected that L.A. would agree to go second, if only because local bid officials expressed a willingness to consider the option. It is now unclear what concessions were made in order for Los Angeles to accept the '28 games.

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Man suspected in IN officer's killing will not appear in court Tuesday

Bowman said he heard 10 or 12 gunshots followed by a lull, then two or three additional gunshots. The suspect is facing a preliminary murder charge. Allan's patrol SUV was parked Friday outside the Southport police station and was covered with flower bouquets and other mementoes left by residents.

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RBA interest rate decision: August 2017

Headline inflation down recently reflecting lower oil price . Financial markets have been functioning effectively. "The RBA will be concerned about the Australian dollar rising to US80 cents, but not anxious enough to justify a rate cut".

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Iowa confirms first 2017 case of West Nile in the state

A pair of American crow corpses found last Wednesday at Ygnacio Valley Road and Wiget Lane in Walnut Creek and a group of mosquitos gathered the same day at Timber Road and Poe Drive in Discovery Bay were tested, the Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District said in a statement.

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Shoals gas prices rise

That's an increase of 8 cents from last week and is slightly below the national average of $2.31 per gallon, an increase of 3 cents from last week. Roseville, CA- Following declines week after week, Roseville gas prices pushed higher this week following higher crude oil prices.

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United Kingdom insists Brexit will end freedom of movement

Last week Mr Hammond signalled the UK's desire for an extended post-Brexit transition period under which free movement would continue for a further three years. Lord Hague said: "He has evidently been trying to persuade his cabinet colleagues that we should be seeking to stay in the EU single market and customs union during a transition and "implementation" phase lasting to 2022, followed by a free trade deal with our former partners after that".

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Is '13 Reasons Why' Helping Kids Kill Themselves?

Now, a group of USA researchers found the show has sparked too much interest in suicide , particularly among teenagers. The study analyzed Google trends between March 31, 2017, and April 18. "We are looking forward to more research and taking everything we learn to heart as we prepare for Season 2". "My main concern was that suicide was portrayed sort of as the inevitable effect of life's adversities rather than depicting what would be an actually more appropriate message, which is ...

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Hatch: Trump's Sessions attacks bad for presidency

President Trump recently lashed out against Sessions for recusing himself from the Russian Federation meddling investigation. "(I) t's very rare for a president to lash out at a Cabinet member like Trump has been doing", explained Bush adviser Peter Wehner.

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Sleeping badly could add 3 cm to your waistline، study suggests

They also gave blood samples and had their weight, waist circumference, blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar, and thyroid function measured. The sleep relied on self-reporting when it came to the number of hours participants slept, and used average ranges instead of specific numbers.

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Iowa Attourney General releases statement on FDA's new tobacco plan

An Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) is indented to be issued by the agency, through which seeking input on possible benefits on public health as well as any probable negative effects of decreasing the nicotine in cigarettes can be done.

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Ruling on minors' life sentences has little Kansas impact

But the court also noted "that rigorous consideration of an offender's youth is required in sentencing a juvenile to life without parole". Judges can impose that sentence at their discretion, however. People convicted of capital murder for crimes committed as adults can be sentenced to death, but Virginia law says that for juveniles the punishment "shall be" imprisonment for life.

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I agree with Trump's tweets on transgenders

Just today, as ThinkProgress reported , Energy Secretary Rick Perry defended Donald Trump's decision, advising that "the president makes some good decisions about making sure that we have a force that is capable". Williamson said the impact will be significant. There is no place anywhere in our nation, especially in our nation's military, the most honorable thing anyone could do is put on the military uniform.

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India seizes ship with 1500 kg of heroin off Gujarat coast

The detention was a result of successful multiagency operations involving both sea and air surveillance, well coordinated by the ICG. According to reliable sources, the Panama-registered vessel, 'MV Hennry, ' was coming from Iran and headed to Alang ship breaking yard in Bhavnagar, where the consignment, which was loaded from near Pakistan, was to be offloaded.

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Trump could be burning bridges with his fiery attacks on Jeff Sessions

He said that he would not have chosen Sessions to be his attorney general had he known Sessions would recuse himself from investigations into matters related to the 2016 presidential campaign. The congressman recommended Trump meet with Sessions, voice his concerns and make changes as needed. Graham is the latest Republican to try to deter Trump from firing his attorney general, a move that would carry significant consequences for the USA government.

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Arsene Wenger verbally abused by fan during Arsenal-Benfica friendly

I have spoken to him by text", Wenger said, as reported by the Daily Mirror . "That's a question of normally four or five days". "Week after week, Lacazette looks to adapt quickly". Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham are all interested in signing Barcelona midfielder Rafinha this summer, according to Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo .

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Russian Federation to seize U.S. properties in retaliation over sanctions

Late Thursday, the Senate voted 98-2 for a bill passed earlier by the House that strengthens existing sanctions on Russian Federation and gives Congress the power to block President Donald Trump from lifting them. The EU and U.S. previously worked together to impose sanctions in the wake of Russia's annexation of Crimea in March 2014, overcoming division on how far to go in punishing Moscow.

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Doctor delivers baby, gives birth in the same day

Hess told the outlet she also helped while she was giving birth to a baby girl named Ellen Joyce. Johnson called Hess's actions "pretty fantastic". Her husband did notice something odd was going on because she had on a hospital gown, but she didn't notice that because she was on the delivery table.

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West Nile detected in Lynn

That patient was said to be elderly and also had underlying medical conditions. There is no vaccine or known cure for West Nile, but DEET mosquito repellent is widely regarded as the best protective option. Several parts of Canada and the USA continue to report West Nile virus activity. Surveillance includes screening the blood supply and reporting human and animal cases.

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Three more Gujarat Congress MLAs resign

The exit of six MLAs , which comes just months ahead of Gujarat legislative assembly elections due in December, has reduced Congress's tally to 52 in the 182-seat assembly. Stating that BJP is killing democracy in the land of Mahatma Gandhi, the Cong sought the intervention of Election Commission of India to file criminal case against BJP and its leaders for horsetrading and bad election practices.

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RI Democrats respond after 'skinny repeal' falls in Senate

Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and CEO of the Catholic Health Association of the United States, said her organization "is pleased and relieved that we will now have an opportunity to work together in a bipartisan way to improve the ACA".

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Charlie Gard, "beautiful little boy" at heart of dispute, dies

On Friday, the Pope posted another message: "I entrust little Charlie to the Father and pray for his parents and all those who loved him". The parents of the 11-month old, who has a rare genetic condition and brain damage, are returning to court Monday for the latest stage in their effort to seek permission to take the child to the United States for medical treatment.

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Thrill ride crash prompts re-inspections for NY State Fair

The Ohio Highway Patrol is handling the investigation on the accident and said Thursday an independent review of the attraction will be done to determine what caused the incident to happen. An inspection of the Fire Ball would include evaluating connections and hydraulics. "We just need to know how and why this happened, and whether it could have been avoided".

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"Fire non-Kannadiga engineers from Namma Metro", KDA tells K'taka CM

The Kannada Development Authority has asked Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to fire non-Kannada speaking engineers from the Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Limited. But this time, he has gone a step further and dumped the three language formula which was first proposed in 1968. This comes in the wake of the rising protests against Hindi signboards on Bengaluru Metro.

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N. Korea launches another ballistic missile

However, two USA officials said some other analysts who study North Korea's missile program did not agree with the assessment, although there was no question that Pyongyang had moved further and faster in its efforts. It appeared to be more advanced than the ICBM North Korea previously launched, it said. Suga said officials are analyzing whether it was an ICBM.

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Jon Hamm Plays A Handsome Hologram In New 'Marjorie Prime' Movie

The trailer may not look visually spectacular but the concept is as deep as Black Mirror episodes, and thought-provoking stories like this are worth seeing. Smith looks like she'll do some heartbreaking work, and Hamm looks great, too. The Plot: Eighty-six-year-old Marjorie spends her final, ailing days with a computerized version of her deceased husband.

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Sauber to continue an engine partnership with Ferrari next season

The new deal with Ferrari provisions for supply of the "latest power unit specification" - a change from the 2017 status quo, with Sauber now using year-old Ferrari power units in their C36. Honda now have an exclusive agreement with former champions McLaren , who are last in the championship after scoring two points in 10 races. The future looks hard for Honda with McLaren - last in the constructor's championship - reportedly considering a deal with Mercedes as its engine ...

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Regular drinking can reduce risk of developing diabetes, study suggests

There was no such effect of beer consumption among women. The study revealed that men who had 14 drinks per week had a 43 percent lower risk of type 2 diabetes compared to non-drinkers, and women who had nine drinks per week had a 58 percent lower risk compared to non-drinkers.