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Oklahoma expects payoff from Houston using Ohio St. offence

The last time the team met, Ohio State posted a 24-14 victory over Oklahoma during the 1983 season in Norman, avenging a 29-28 loss in 1977 in Columbus on a last-second field goal. The Silver Bullets have once again proved me wrong as they didn't give up a single touchdown the entire afternoon and still haven't through the first two games.

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Pensions dashboard 'prototype' will be ready by March 2017, says Government

On average, a person can have 11 employers over their working life, so it could be easy to lose track of some of your pension pots. In order for the dashboard to be flexible, the city minister said the infrastructure needed to be built in a way it could adapt and expand over time due to various types of pensions and different data presented by providers.

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Study reveals sugar industry's attempt to shape science

With a little help from Harvard scientists, for starters. In an editorial published Monday that accompanied the sugar industry analysis, New York University professor of nutrition Marion Nestle noted that for decades following the study , scientists and health officials focused on reducing saturated fat, not sugar, to prevent heart disease.

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CDC confirms the seventh imported case of Zika virus

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As more studies are being conducted on the effects of the mosquito-borne virus, researchers learn that adults can also experience unwanted health effects because of Zika infection such as Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), a sickness of the nervous system.

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Evidence grows for e-cigarettes as quit-smoking aids

Dr Britton said: "This significant year-on-year fall indicates that something in United Kingdom tobacco control policy is working, and successful quitting through substitution with e-cigarettes is one likely major contributor". Researcher Alison Cox said, "Giving up smoking can be really tough". Smoking prevalence in the United Kingdom fell significantly from 2014 to 2015, and that's a sign that something over there is working, according to an editorial that accompanies the study.

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Hillary Clinton says she's feeling better after pneumonia diagnosis

The Democratic presidential candidate cancelled a fundraising trip to California scheduled for Monday and Tuesday, as well as the taping of an appearance on the "Ellen" show , hosted by actress Ellen DeGeneres. Previously, Clinton has had diagnosed with blood clots, and in 2012 while she was secretary of state a blood clot was discovered in her brain while she was suffering from a concussion.

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NEA said no new Zika cases, numbers of infected stayed in 333

MOH states that the virus from these two patients was not imported from South America. The disheartening research news comes as more countries are reporting domestic Zika virus infections. Eight pregnant women have been confirmed to have Zika . "Our success (in intensive mosquito control) has therefore and however - paradoxically - lowered our herd immunity so that disease transmission occurs easily even with a very small mosquito population", Masagos said.

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Brexit minister defies Lords demand for vote on triggering Article 50

The senior MEP and former prime minister of Belgium, who is leading Brexit negotiations for the European Parliament , also warned that the United Kingdom can not have what EU chiefs have dubbed as "single market a la carte". The report points out that although the European Union referendum was, in legal terms, advisory, it was accompanied by a clear undertaking by the government, based on a manifesto commitment, to implement the decision reached in the referendum.

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Study details sugar industry attempt to shape science

In April 1966, Hegsted wrote to the sugar trade group to report that his review had been delayed because researchers in Iowa had produced new evidence linking sugar to coronary heart disease. The study led government agencies such as the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to structure dietary guidelines that recommend reducing fat and carbohydrates in the diet but left sugar relatively untouched.

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Sugar lobby paid scientists to blur sugar's role in heart disease report

This certainly isn't the first evidence of large food interests attempting to influence research and public policy. We question this authors continued attempts to reframe historical occurrences to conveniently align with the now trending anti-sugar narrative, particularly when the last several decades of research have concluded that sugar does not have a unique role in heart disease, the Sugar Association said.

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Woman settles with Chipotle for burritos

Diehard Chipotle lovers will understand, but this choice has left some people, including her lawyer Bill Marler, pretty perplexed. This case, however, takes the cake burrito. The outbreaks are collectively responsible for sickening at least 500 people. "In fact, some (clients) had gone back to the restaurant, and they would call me and say, 'Do you think it's bad that I went back and got a burrito?'" "I have never had a client ask for that".

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Two more Zika cases confirmed in Iloilo

According to the CDC, 64 locally transmitted cases of the Zika virus have been discovered in Florida. There were also eight new non-travel-related cases Monday. The U.S. Congress has failed to pass a funding bill needed to speed up research and control of the Zika virus, which causes a severe brain defect in unborn children called microcephaly or "tiny head" syndrome and causes Guillain-Barré syndrome in adults, which can be crippling as well as deadly.

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Sugar Companies Shifted Focus to Fat as Heart Harm

The analysis published Monday is based on correspondence between a sugar trade group and researchers at Harvard University, and is the latest example showing how food and beverage makers attempt to shape public understanding of nutrition. Study co-author Dr. Cristin Kearn, a dentist and a post-doctoral fellow a the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies UCSF School of Medicine, said she initially looked into the subject after she asked about research on sugar and its impact on ...

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Thousands gather in Philly to hear Obama stump for Hillary

He said that "on more than one occasion" over the years "the same sort of thing's happened to her when she got severely dehydrated". Brushing aside questions about Clinton's health impacting her presidential campaign, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said, "I think it certainly does not impact his (Obama's) assessment that she is the best person in the country to succeed him in the Oval Office".

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Dr. Mehmet Oz to analyze new Donald Trump medical records on television

Oz Show ". It's not like Dr. Oz can ask Mr. Trump any awkward questions about his statements on vaccines, since Oz has extolled both Joe Mercola, D.O., and Robert F. Trump's doctor has admitted that his freaky note - which said the 70-year-old mogul "will be the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency"- was dashed off in just five minutes.

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Scientists Produce Healthy Mouse Embryos from Non-egg Cells

For the recent study, scientists overcame this problem by developing a method of injecting mouse parthenogenotes (which consist of mitotic cells, meaning cells that divide to form two identical cells) with sperm (which is a differentiated, or specialized, cell).

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Investor Ackman feels like Mexican, buys 10 percent of Chipotle

Yet Pershing Square also said it may push for changes to governance. But it is still uncertain to say whether this idea will go over well with the current Chipotle's co-CEO Steve Ells, who founded the company and runs it with a small cadre of top managers.

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Clinton Cancels West Coast Trip Following Pneumonia Diagnosis

Republicans quickly seize on the lack of information, arguing Clinton must be hiding something, sometimes forcing Democrats to push her to release more details. In a move aimed at quieting questions about transparency, Clinton said she would be releasing more medical information this week. He wished her well and did not repeat questions he has previously raised about whether the former secretary of state has the strength and stamina to be president.

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North Carolina Republican lawmaker wants repeal

Jeff Tiberii , capitol bureau chief for WUNC. After the NCAA announced it is pulling seven championship events from North Carolina for this year, Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford - whose league hosts many sporting events in the state, including its football championship game - said the ACC's council of presidents were set to discuss the law at a previously scheduled meeting later this week.

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Investigation: Unique Utah Zika case remains medical mystery

Zika can also be passed through sex and from mother to fetus during pregnancy. The son had been helping take care of his father, who died due to Zika-related complications in June, according to officials. "She tested positive for both specimens". No one else has tested positive. Some believe the mosquito-borne virus could theoretically be transmitted through blood because of evidence in some labs of exposure when samples were not handled correctly.

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Suarez revels in MSN reunion as Barcelona destroy Celtic

Barcelona were almost two up shortly afterwards when Toure, trying to clear, smashed the ball off his own post . Messi completed his hat-trick a minute later, and Luis Suarez finally got in on the act with 15 minutes of time left to play before adding another one at the death.

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Why Nevada is a key state in the 2016 presidential race

Clinton, in the national eye for three decades, shrugged off the intense nature of the Republican attacks against her, including a call for a fresh congressional investigation of the Clinton Foundation following reports that donors gained inappropriate access to her while she was secretary of state.

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Syria: Assad Backs Cease-Fire Deal as Fighting Continues

The United States and Russian Federation announced a deal Saturday that would establish a nationwide cease-fire starting on Monday, followed a week later by an new military partnership targeting Islamic State and al-Qaida militants as well as the establishment of new limits on the forces of Syrian President Bashar Assad forces.

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Trump closes in on Clinton's projected electoral lead: Reuters/Ipsos Poll

Trump's effusive admiration for Putin, who Sen. Yet the Republican nominee's operation on Thursday indicated no discomfort with the mounting criticism, with Trump running mate Mike Pence echoing the distinction made between Putin and Obama.

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Manning: Ending hunger strike after Army approves treatment

I am not getting any", Manning said in a statement . Manning previously said she began the hunger strike Friday because her pleas for better treatment at Fort Leavenworth have been ignored. In a statement, she acknowledged the possibility of permanent incapacitation and death that could result if she continues the hunger strike and the Army refuses to budge from its position on allowing her to grow out her hair.

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NYT calls for 'full disclosure' on health by Trump, Clinton

On Monday, Clinton told CNN's Anderson Cooper that she didn't faint but "felt dizzy" and did lose her balance "for a minute". Hillary Clinton's health concerns have forced her to abandon her campaign tour. The Clinton campaign, with their half-truths, lack of transparency, history of obfuscation and outright paranoid lies have boxed themselves into a peculiar dilemma in answering this particular question and it is displayed perfectly by the former president's mangled response.

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New Zika cases in Marion, Alachua counties

Republished with permission of the Associated Press . The sample was found in the same area of Miami Beach where three other samples that tested positive for Zika earlier this month were found, according to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

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Kentucky Gov.: Electing Clinton Might Lead to Bloodshed

He evoked the spirit of Thomas Jefferson by suggesting that surviving a Clinton presidency would require bloodshed, as if to call for some type of violent uprising. That comment came after Bevin spoke about the "degradation" of society. "Today we have thousands of men and women in uniform fighting for us overseas and they need our full backing", Bevin said in a statement.

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Clinton, Trump fight escalates on national security

The Trump campaign quickly punched back, saying that Mrs. Clinton had revealed "her true contempt for everyday Americans". Trump's comments followed an extended, and at times vicious and unscripted, criticism of Clinton, the Democratic presidential candidate, whom he called "an unstable person".

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Trump blasts Clinton on 'deplorables' remark, steers clear of health issue

The health problem was the latest blow for Clinton at a time when Trump has erased most of her lead in national opinion polls and is competitive again in many battleground states where the election is likely to be decided. Donald Trump on Monday evening invited a handful of supporters onstage at a North Carolina rally to offer their thoughts on Hillary Clinton's "deplorable" comments from a fundraiser last week.

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Mike Pence refuses to call David Duke 'deplorable'

In an interview on CNN , Wolf Blitzer asked Pence if some Trump supporters, including former KKK Imperial Wizard Duke, fit into the deplorable category. "I'm not really sure why the media keeps dropping David Duke's name". I was in the Republican caucus in the legislature. "It's ridiculous that they attack me because of my involvement in that non-violent klan four decades ago", he added.

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Australian woman shelled out hundreds of dollars to save her pet goldfish

Marsh had noticed that Conquer took a mighty big bite when trying to get a mouthful of food and accidentally swallowed a large pebble that was in his tank. "If we did nothing he would have starved to death". Most people would do anything to save their pet-even a tiny goldfish. Veterinarians dripped anesthetic into Conquer's water until he fell asleep, tilted the fish's mouth slightly out of the water, and placed forceps into his mouth to dislodge the pebble.

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Rubio Disagrees With Trump: Putin a Dictator, Not a Leader

Kaine points to God and what he calls the handsome diversity of the human family and says he believes "we're supposed to celebrate it, not challenge it". Trump had previous year boasted that "when you give" politicians "to do whatever the hell you want them to do". And all of a sudden it doesn't look as good as it did when you actually said it.

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County Moving Distemper-Exposed Shelter Dogs To Quarantine Areas

The shelter had one positive test for distemper come back last week, while the shelter awaits results from the other two dogs. The shelter has been closed since Friday because of the diseases. Nellie Wilbers, a veterinarian who works for the shelter, told the Columbus Dispatch . County Commissioners released their own statement acknowledging the situation and their attempts to address it.

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Bill Clinton: Hillary Clinton nearly certainly healthier than Donald Trump

An outbreak of respiratory illness swept through Hillary Clinton's campaign in the weeks before she was diagnosed with pneumonia , campaign aides said Monday. The Democratic nominee said she did not disclose pneumonia diagnosis immediately because she did not "think it was going to be that big a deal". Clinton's doctor, Lisa R.