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Snowden was a "disgruntled" employee: House committee report

Snowden began to directly respond to the report's personal characterizations of him as a "serial exaggerator and fabricator" on Twitter . "And that's why the policy of the Obama administration is that Mr Snowden should return to the United States and face the very serious charges that he's facing".

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Donald Trump Says Birth Control Should Be Available Without a Prescription

Mehmet Oz asked the 70-year-old Republican presidential nominee what he sees when he looks in the mirror. "In summary, Mr. Trump is in excellent physical health", Dr. Oz Show .' During the visit, Donald admitted he needs drugs to control his cholesterol - does this mean he has a bad heart? But Bornstein later made headlines when he told NBC News that he wrote the letter quickly as a Trump associate waited to collect it, though he stood by his glowing assessment.

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Hillary Clinton to campaign in Greensboro

The rest of the physical exam "was normal and she is in excellent mental condition", Bardarck said in a letter to the media, saying that she examined Clinton several times this week. The latest disclosure about Mrs Clinton's health came after Donald Trump revealed details of his most recent health report on a US TV show, in an encounter which will be broadcast on Thursday.

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Political risk for all in Trump-Clinton "deplorables" debate

Aside from his promise to rewrite defamation laws, Trump's treatment of the media during his campaign raises the specter of tyrants who either seized control of the press or censor what it reports to the public. She's the most vetted person ever to seek the presidency, albeit in dubious fashion. It's actually Trump who's the newcomer to policy specifics. They would be aimed at minimizing potential conflicts of interests if the Democratic nominee is elected president.

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Hillary Clinton lead over Donald Trump drops to just one per cent

Later, the campaign said that Clinton had been diagnosed with pneumonia on Friday. Bardack said that Clinton was diagnosed by CT scan with "mild, noncontagious, and bacterial" pneumonia on September 9, adding that she is taking the antibiotic Levaquin to treat it and has been advised to rest so that she can properly recover.

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Medical examiner's son dies of suspected overdose

Clybourn Ave., according to a medical examiner's report. The report also noted Thomas was suffering from bipolar disorder. Whether this finding means corrections officers for the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Department will face charges is not immediately clear.

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FAMU Committee clears the way for vote on Mangum's departure Thursday

And FAMU is indeed moving forward as the board has named Larry Robinson as interim president. Mangum agreed with the board's decision, saying, "I believe it is clear there is no way forward". Instead, the board voted to create a special committee to work with Mangum about the future of the presidency. Some stakeholders have called for trustees to offer the permanent appointment to Dr.

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Canada allowing doctors to prescribe heroin for those severely addicted

The government says the country is facing an opioid overdose crisis and healthcare providers need help in treating patients suffering from chronic dependency. Only those who have not responded to "traditional options" like rehabilitation and other drugs would be eligible to participate in the legal heroin program .

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Colin Powell slams Dick Cheney's 'idiocy' in leaked emails

I said nothing about servers, basements, domains, Clinton foundation, government employees". In a subsequent statement to NBC News, Powell said "the hackers have a lot more" of his emails. Powell, who is a retired four-star general, accused Trump of having embraced a "racist" movement when he questioned the validity of President Obama's birth certificate.

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President Barack Obama plans 30% increase in refugees admitted to US

Jeff Sessions, who chairs the Immigration and the National Interest subcommittee, said in a statement. Since the civil war began five years ago, the United States has donated $5.6 billion in humanitarian aid to the region, both in direct aid to refugees and to the countries where they have sought safe haven, as well as inside the borders of Syria.

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New breast cancer test finds disease when mammograms don't

Nicola Sturgeon, Ruth Davidson, Kezia Dugdale, Willie Rennie, and Patrick Harvie donned fabulous pink outfits as part of Breast Cancer Now's annual wear it pink event in the Scottish Parliament today. Naomi Fitzgibbon, of the Irish Cancer Society says " A Story Half Told is important because it raises awareness of the vital issues that women with mBC experience".

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Bridget Jones's Baby has growing pains

Now an award-winning producer of a major news show, she has given up cigarettes and cut down on chardonnay; she no longer obsesses about her weight, and her self-help books have been replaced with political literature. Now, when asked about those decisions, Zellweger says she took "bad advice...when someone else's suggestion about what might be a good idea feels like kindness".

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Israel agree to $38 billion military aide package

For FY2017, which marks the ninth year of the current 10-year, $30 billion MOU between the United States and Israel, the Administration has requested $3.1 billion in FMF for Israel. Netanyahu appears to have agreed to several major concessions. He proposed "gradually reducing the level" of US aid to Israel and ultimately ending it altogether.

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Bill Clinton talks about his role as the President's husband

Former President Bill Clinton joked on Wednesday about Hillary Clinton's email scandal, saying it had been portrayed as the "biggest problem since World War II" during a Nevada campaign stop. He also talked about her plan to make it easier to start and get loans for small businesses and cheaper to operate them in the early years. Cooper asked Hillary Clinton how many times she had previously become dehydrated.

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New doctor note describes Trump's health as 'excellent'

The 70-year-old Trump, who is 6 feet 3 inches (1.90 meters) tall, weighs 236 pounds (107 kilograms) and his liver and thyroid functions are "all within the normal range", his longtime doctor Harold Bornstein wrote in a one-page letter that also lists Trump's cholesterol, triglycerides, blood sugar and blood pressure results.

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Trump changes course on 'Dr. Oz' and gives a quick medical report

News organizations were left scrambling Wednesday afternoon to reach audience members about what Trump revealed, including his weight (which differed depending on the source). She is scheduled to return to the campaign trail on Thursday. Donald Trump promised to be in flawless health but his weight, lack of exercise and love of fast food contradict general health advice.

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SPCA officers find 350 pigeons in Nassau home

Inside, Rogers said, investigators found more than two feet of pigeon droppings and birdseed coating the floors and surfaces throughout the home. But he never set them free. The house was flagged because it had been going without running water for some time while neighbors complained of overgrowth in the yard. But more recently, they stopped seeing him.

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Bills set to retire Bruce Smith's #78

He's also the only former National Football League player having his jersey retired this season, and one of only 139 players ever to have experienced the honor. To put into perspective how good Smith was against just about everyone, he sacked 76 different quarterbacks-including five different quarterbacks that eventually ended up in the Hall of Fame.

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Donald Trump releases new doctor's letter declaring clean bill of health

She is recovering well with antibiotics and rest. In the final stretch before the November 8 election, Clinton was slated to attend a rally in North Carolina and speak at a dinner in Washington . The presidential candidates for the two major parties released some personal health information this week, with doctors for both stating they are healthy and fit to serve.

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Half voters think Clinton gives false health information

Clinton's campaign responded with a new letter from her doctor Wednesday declaring her "fit to serve" as president and recovering well from her recent illness. But, in a seeming admission that the former secretary of state is struggling against her unconventional rival, Ms Palmieri admitted that Mrs Clinton's policy proposals were failing to resonate.

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Delhi govt cancels leaves of doctors, paramedics

Delhi is showing the spurt in chikungunya after almost 10 years and health experts are conjecturing that this "upsurge" could be due to "evolution" in the chikungunya viral strain. Karnataka recorded 8,941 cases, followed by Maharashtra (839) and Andhra Pradesh (492). Karnataka in the last few years has recored massive cases of chikungunya - 8740 (in 2010), 1941 (in 2011), 2382 (in 2012), 5295 (in 2013), 6962 (2014) and 20763 (2015), according to the latest figure released by the NVBDCP.

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University of Florida awarded $1.7M to study Zika in Haiti

And the results were stark. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggests that a blood or urine test can confirm a Zika infection. They compared 32 babies born with microcephaly to 62 babies born around the same time in the same hospitals who did not have the severe birth defect.

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Cam Newton on Denver hits

Awarded the spotlight this week by his coaches, teammates and parents, who all believed he was taking an unfair amount of hits for his position, Panthers quarterback Cam Newton opted to shift the discussion toward winning instead. "I can't mourn or dwell on things that happened", Newton said. This is a physical sport. "That's it. Winning. Winning football games", the quarterback said.

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Twitter launches app to stream its videos on TV

You can always check your feed on your smartphone, tablet, or computer screen but for a smarter home experience, feel free to stream your Twitter account. According to the NFL's announcement , the broadcasts will be available on the platform for ten Thursday Night Games in a row as a way to test the new platform and see how users react to the new feature.

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Donald Trump is in 'excellent physical health,' doctor says

Trump does not use alcohol or tobacco, the letter said. Bornstein said Trump has been hospitalized only once in life, when he underwent an appendectomy when he was 11 years old. Trump disclosed the one-page letter from his longtime doctor, Dr. Harold N. Bornstein, who said that the NY businessman is in overall "excellent physical health".

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'No room for doubt': New science proves Zika causes microcephaly

North Carolina remained at No. 13 with 48 travel-related cases, and no cases of locally-transmitted Zika virus. "I can appreciate the health department's concerns - I just think they went about it the wrong way", said a resident. Experts say that the best way to prevent Zika is to eliminate breeding grounds at home, such as standing water. Fetal autopsy revealed Zika virus in the fetus' brain matter as well as significant cerebral white matter hypoplasia, periventricular white matter ...

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U.S. to restore GSP benefits for Myanmar

Meanwhile, US business houses have been watching the new relationship of the two nations closely as sanctions hindered them from competing with rivals. Since then, her National League for Democracy (NLD) has won a sweeping election victory, and the military seems to be retreating from political life.

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Chikungunya, dengue outbreak may hit tourism: Assocham

ASSOCHAM said that tourism and aviation industries were heavily getting affected due to the outbreak of chiukungunya and dengue, and the rising deaths triggered by the disease. According to the civic bodies, the highest dengue cases were reported in 2015 with a total of 15,876 people infected by the vector-borne disease with 60 deaths.

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Trump overweight, but doctor cites "excellent" overall health

Donald Trump's running mate is giving a pep talk to campaign workers and volunteers at Trump Tower. The Trump campaign then released what appeared to be the same letter on Thursday morning. Hillary Clinton released similar information Wednesday. "That was a one-night deal", he said. Clinton said the email leak underscores efforts by the Russians to try to interfere with US elections.

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Bayer and Monsanto's $88bn deal could change the future of agriculture

It would be the biggest yet acquisition of 2016 once approved by regulators in the U.S., Germany and the European Union but the deal between the corporate giants that will hand over more than 25 percent of the world's seeds and pesticides to Bayer is likely to be heavily scrutinized by government regulators across the globe.

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'Bridget Jones's Baby' review: Made for the fans

It could be a certain likely suspect or it could be Dempsey's billionaire American businessman Jack, whom Bridget meets when she and new BFF Miranda (Sarah Solemani) go on an ill-advised pop festival camp-out. "I just watched The Night Manager ", Zellweger says . "And so I just kept going", she told People magazine. If you're looking for Bridget Jones's Baby spoilers, look no further.

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French Unions Stage Last-Ditch Resistance Against Labor Law

Around 13,000 people took part in the Paris rally, the 14th such protest in just six months. Violence at the rallies peaked just four days after the Euro 2016 football championships, where around 40 people were injured and dozens arrested.

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Chikungunya toll rises to 12 as old man from south Delhi dies

The AAP government requested the Centre on Thursday to convene a meeting of the health ministers of neighbouring states to prepare a strategy to deal with dengue and chikungunya "outbreak" as numerous patients are coming to Delhi due to "lack" of proper healthcare facilities there.

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Syria truce holds but aid deliveries are delayed

How will the new Syria truce work? Churkin says: "I think we need to adopt it on the 21st" - a reference to Wednesday's summit level Security Council meeting on Syria. Staffan de Mistura, UN special envoy for Syria, said there has been a "significant drop in violence", with no reports of airstrikes. "We are still optimistic this will happen, but no one knows", he said.

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Clinton and Trump are neck-and-neck

A statement from the medical chat show said their hour-long one-one-one interview touched on Trump's cardiovascular health, family medical history and history of cancer, among other topics. He later said he had written the letter in five minutes as a limousine sent by the candidate idled outside. Keep reading for her physician's declaration that she's 'healthy and fit to serve as President of the United States'.