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New treatment approved for deadly blood cancer

Besposa, which has already been approved in the European Union, is a targeted treatment that is capable of binding B-cell ALL cancer cells, which express the CD22 antigen and blocks the expansion of cancer cells. Patients who received inotuzumab ozogamicin achieved a significantly higher complete remission (CR) rate (80.7%; 95% CI, 72.1-87.7) than did patients receiving the IC medication (29.4%; 95% CI, 21.0-38.8; P .001).

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Bhoomi song Trippy Trippy: Is this Sunny Leone's sleaziest dance number?

After bringing Kochi traffic to a standstill, Sunny Leone gives a trippy feeling to all her fans with the new Bhoomi song. With a handsome matha patti dotted with silver jewels, and a shimmy belt that adds oomph to her moves, Sunny is totally slaying this belly dancer look.

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More People Get Hurt Grooming Their Pubes Than You Ever Imagined

Hairier men - or at least, those who perceived themselves as hairier - also had a higher risk of injury. "We were, quite frankly, quite surprised how frequently people were presenting with injuries relating to grooming", said Benjamin Breyer, a urologist at the University of California, San Francisco and co-author of the study .

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Delhi: Security manager accused of molesting female staff member gets bail

Woman molested by security manager at Aerocity. The woman has also alleged that the accused tried to pull her inside his vehicle after work and kept driving alongside her as she walked to the Metro station, reports The Times of India . The woman also told the media, that later, the executive tried to pull her into his auto as she was leaving for home. As per latest reports, the accused has been arrested.

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Maneka seeks Sushma's help to rescue Hyderabad teenager sold to Omani Sheikh

While Ghousia is said to be in Oman, her husband Sikender, who lives in the city, is reportedly absconding. "The qazi who performed the marriage is also under surveillance", said Deputy Commissioner of Police V. "I request Sushma Swaraj to intervene and bring the girl back to India from Oman", she tweeted. The girl was persuaded to marry the elderly man by showing her videos about a lavish lifestyle she might lead in Oman after the marriage.

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After trashing 'moral equivalence,' Rick Scott to have lunch with Donald Trump

Scott is the Senate's only black Republican. "This morning President Trump came out against the removal of Confederate monuments like the one that sits in front of Florida's Old State Capitol here in Tallahassee", Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum said in a statement issued before the Scott-Trump lunch.

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A New Study Finds, Vaping Among Teens May Lead To Smoking

A total of 2,836 adolescents 14 and 15 year old were surveyed for the research. According to him, although the United Kingdom had introduced strong control measures for non-conventional smoking , effective enforcement of the same is vital.

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Govt threatens action against social media companies — Blue Whale challenge

Asserting that the Centre has taken "tough measures" in this regard, Union Law and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad made this clear on Wednesday that the government will crack down on social media platforms if they fail to remove links to the Blue Whale game.

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Trump pushes debunked 'pigs blood' myth, hours after Barcelona attack — BBCI

Trump's fixation on General John Pershing began during his candidacy, in a rally in SC. "He took 50 bullets, and he dipped them in pigs' blood", Trump continued. Speaking at a rally in Charleston February a year ago, Trump said General Pershing "took 50 bullets and he dipped them in pig's blood". Republicans have rounded on President Trump for his comments and a slew of resignations among chief executives on two business councils led to their disbandment.

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Is "fit but fat" simply a myth?

It was found that participants who fell into the metabolically unhealthy category - regardless of whether they had a normal weight, were overweight, or were obese - had more than twice the risk of developing coronary heart disease than their metabolically healthy counterparts.

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Scientists 'cure' peanut allergy in children after 18-months of probiotic treatment

Australian scientists have discovered a long-lasting treatment using peanut protein and a probiotic. SYDNEY | australian researchers have announced a major breakthrough for people with peanut allergy , life-threatening, thanks to a treatment with probiotics that it could eventually become a cure.

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'Mother' of all whales dies at SeaWorld in San Diego

She was estimated to be 42 years old - SeaWorld's second-oldest orca after Corky, which is believed to be 53. Regarding the question about the decision to euthanise, the post says: " Kasatka's veterinarians and caretakers made the difficult decision to humanely euthanize her to prevent compromising her quality of life" and said that she had had a harder time "fending off the illness" as she had aged.

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Brother of suspect in United Kingdom model kidnap plot denies involvement: lawyer

Michal Konrad Herba was apprehended on a European Arrest Warrant issued by the Italian authorities. Lukasz Pawel Herba, who was arrested in Italy in July. Speaking after the alleged abduction, Ms Ayling said she feared for her life throughout the "terrifying experience". Chloe flew to Italy for a photo shoot on July 11 and the following day her then agent, Philip Green, received a ransom email.

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Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus found in Mahoning County

The case is a 44-year-old man from Clermont County is recovering from the West Nile virus infection and did not require hospitalization. One dead bird each from Danville and Discovery Bay, a horse from Brentwood and four chickens from the Knightsen area have tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to the Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District.

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Watch Tim Tebow get hit in head by pitch

Oh, you know you need your daily dose of Tim Tebow . "What's up Miss Margaret, it's Tim Tebow ". "What's up Miss Margaret?" he answered with a smile as he looked up from penning a ball. Tebow's baseball career, meanwhile, continues to tumble. While Tebow had been crushing it on the field with a.239 batting average and 5 home runs in less than 50 games, he is also making headlines off the field, MILB.com reports .

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European star Pettersen out of Solheim Cup with back injury

But the veteran was unable to make the top eight in the qualifying standings and was overlooked for one of Sorenstam's four captain's picks when they were announced shortly after the conclusion of the Ricoh Women's British Open. Hopefully I can be as good a leader as she's been all through the years on the course. "I think what happened two years ago was a very unfortunate situation for all of us and for the game of golf.

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DJI Develops Option to Fly 'Offline' for 'Sensitive Flights'

DJI has a multitude of drones designed for various tasks, but none of them are made for military purposes. While the implementation of an offline mode seems like an advantage that gives you, the user , more control over your drone - you won't be restricted to use your drone in certain no-fly zones, for example - it might get pretty unsafe pretty quickly.

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Teenagers Are Using Less Drugs, But Overdosing More On Heroin and Fentanyl

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Among males, the drug overdose death rate almost tripled between 1999 (2.1 per 100,000) and 2007 (6.2 per 100,000), dropped through 2014 (4.0 per 100,000), and then increased by 15% in 2015. The boys' rate fell by a third in those years, but the girls' rate held fairly steady. A parallel increase of 15% from 2014 to 2015 was recorded among boys.

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Gilas Pilipinas Upset by South Korea, Eliminated from 2017 FIBA Asia Cup

Gilas trails 57-49 at the half. That likelihood may have become a reality last night after Fajardo declared his readiness to see action against bitter rival South Korea in their quarterfinal match at the Nouhad Nawfal Sports Complex in Beirut, Lebanon .

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Rahul opens Indira Canteens in Bengaluru

Rahul said he was proud that it is the Congress government that conceptualised Indira canteen. He also made other errors in the short speech including calling Indira Canteen, named after Indira Gandhi , as Amma Canteen started by Jayalalitha.

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Bronx teen charged in choking death of his mother's ex-boyfriend

Police investigators allege that Washington went to the home of Moux and his mother around 4:30 a.m. and got into an argument with her in the hallway outside the apartment, the news station reported . Hours after the court hearing he was released, following which his mother hugged him and his family and friends shouted "God bless!" and said "Thank you, Jesus!" It was unclear if any of the charges involved domestic abuse incidents.

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Drug-resistant fungus strain infects more than 200 patients at United Kingdom hospitals

While the bug can be unsafe for patients with weakened immune systems - such as those undergoing cancer treatment - no deaths have been reported so far. "If a member of the public comes into contact with a patient who is carrying, or is infected with Candida auris , they should be protected by regular hand washing as a precautionary measure", PHE consultant medical microbiologist, Dr Colin Brown, told the Telegraph .

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Soldiers from NY, Texas killed in Iraq

Col. Ryan Dillon, a spokesman for the US -led coalition in Iraq and Syria, called the Islamic State claim "false" and said the casualties on Sunday were "not because of enemy fire". "Our team extends its most honest condolences to their families and friends". Brooks was on his first deployment to Iraq after a months-long stint in Afghanistan in 2014.

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Year Old Fruitcake Found In Antarctica Is Still Fresh Enough To Eat

The tin was reportedly in poor condition, but the cake itself "looked and smelt (almost) edible". A group of members from the Antarctic Heritage Trust , New Zealand found the "ancient" desert in Antarctica's oldest building and, apparently, it's been there for more than a century.

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Nawaz Sharif challenges Panamagate verdict, files 3 petitions in SC

Addressing tens of thousands of supporters in his party's eastern stronghold on Saturday, Sharif criticised the Supreme Court for his removal, saying he would "not sit at home now" and would "change the fate of the country". Raising objections on the nomination papers, filed by former first lady Kalsoom Nawaz for by-elections on NA-120, Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) has challenged the document submitted by her with the Election Commission of Pakistan.

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How Meegan Hefford's strict protein diet killed the bodybuilder

Hefford died two days after admittance. A female bodybuilder passed away after consuming too much protein , including shakes, supplements and food. Taking high dosage of protein , excessive dieting and exercising can create an excessive ammonia in the body. She found a number of protein supplement containers in her daughter's kitchen as well as a detailed diet plan.

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Cholera kills thousands in war-ravaged Yemen

Each day there are more than 5,000 new cases of the waterborne disease, which causes acute diarrhea and dehydration, in the country where the health system has collapsed after more than two years of war , it said . Yemen's crumbling health system is also overwhelmed by the scale of the epidemic; according to WHO, some 30,000 critical health providers have not been paid salaries for nearly year.

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Pakistan army chief hoists largest flag in Wagah Border

Pakistan marked the occasion at midnight, with the the country's top ranking military official General Javed Qamar Bajwa hoisting a huge flag, 120 feet by 80 feet, at the Wagah border crossing, at the demarcation line with India. "I assure you that we will never let you down". On the occasion of India's 71st Independence Day, candies were exchanged at Wagah-Attari border on Tuesday, between BSF first line of defense and Pak Rangers.

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CNN's Acosta Blasts Trump Over Charlottesville

Trump spoke before the press again Monday afternoon to address China's intellectual property laws. Trump seemed to think his earlier Charlottesville statement counted as a press conference even though he did not take questions from the press.

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Man Fatally Stabbed in Fight Over Brooklyn Parking Spot, NYPD Says

A man was fatally stabbed and his relative wounded during a fight over a parking space outside the dead man's Bergen Beach home Sunday night, police said. His brother was not seriously injured. The other victim was treated at the same hospital and listed in stable condition, police said. Police say the two attackers fled the scene in a gray or silver Volkswagen, possibly a Passat or Jetta, with Taxi and Limousine Commission license plates.

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SC asks Karti to approach CBI for quizzing

Emerging from the court room, Mehta said that the plea was against stay of lookout notice . The top court has asked Karti Chidambaram, a businessman and Congress member, to join the CBI investigation in the corruption case against him. The Bench said, "You must show your bonafides by first appearing before the IO (investigating officer) ... you may have a good case, but you can not go out without participating in investigations".

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Separatists have no right to talk about Article 35A: Omar Abdullah

The petition challenging the Article claims it has a gender bias and does not grant the same status to women in Jammu and Kashmir. The State's Constituent Assembly was empowered to recommend the articles of the Indian Constitution to be applied to the state or to abrogate the Article 370 altogether.

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Beaufort vigil planned in wake of Charlottesville violence

When times get tough and you get emotional you need to be with like-minded people", said activist, Susan Silva. "I came here to show support for the people in Charlottesville, Virginia". Heyer died, and at least 19 others were injured. "It continues to be unbelievable that we are here in 2017 and our communities are mixed cultures and families and we're unable to find this piece of common ground as a country", said Alicia Contreras, Nevada State Director, Mi Familia Vota.

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Conte denies his transfer frustration spreading to Chelsea players

So yeah, it wasn't good. Meanwhile, Sean Dyche was generous in victory, with the Burnley manager swatting aside the suggestion his players might have sensed some vulnerability in the champions at the start of the match. The Blues won the Premier League crown with two games to spare last season in Antonio Conte's first campaign in England. They were reduced to nine men late in the second half when Cesc Fabregas was also dismissed following a second yellow card.

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CIA director: 'No intelligence' to suggest United States on cusp of nuclear war

President Trump has taken a harsher stance against North Korea than his predecessor, Barack Obama, while Pyongyang has carried on ignoring sanctions and UN Security Council rulings against its nuclear weapons program. was pursuing "a very determined diplomatic effort" led by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson coupled with new financial sanctions to dissuade North Korean leader Kim Jong Un from further provocations.