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Researchers say 125 years is probably the maximum human life span

But with countries keeping better records, Vijg said it's easier to find data to back it up. While we've made strides for decades at improving average life expectancy , life span is an entirely different ballgame. We can live up to 125 years tops? According to the researchers' calculations, the odds of an individual turning 125 in any given year is below 1 in 10 ,000.

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Illnesses linked to Costco chicken salad

The Center for Disease Control notified the FSIS of a Salmonella investigation and later determined that there was a possible link between the salad and the illnesses. Fortunately, those symptoms only last four to seven days for healthy individuals. Even if you recover without medical treatment, the long term complications of this illness can be serious, including reactive arthritis and irritable bowel syndrome.

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Hurricane Matthew creates 'record-breaking' flooding

Matthew, the most powerful Atlantic storm since 2007, made landfall in the United States after tearing through the Caribbean, killing more than 900 people in Haiti alone. "We're all blessed that Matthew stayed off our coast", he said. The power started coming back on. Authorities in coastal Georgia and SC warned residents it may take days or even weeks to restore electricity and clean up all the debris left behind by the winds and ocean flooding.

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N Carolina Supreme Court race could shift partisan balance

Her nominees, she said, would have to prove that they would uphold the Roe v. Wade decision establishing a national right to abortion and would have to show that they would overturn the Citizens United decision that established free speech campaign rights for interest groups.

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Pepsi, Coca-Cola Criticized For Supporting Health Organizations In US

It further states: "To achieve our goals, we must engage a wide variety of food and beverage companies to be part of the solution". From 2011 to 2015, PepsiCo and the Coca-Cola company gave money to 96 national health groups, including the American Diabetes Association and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, and lobbied against 29 public health bills aimed at improving nutrition.

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US hedge fund files lawsuit accusing Theranos of fraud

Partner Investments LP filed a complaint Monday in Delaware Chancery Court to rescind its investment agreement. Theranos operated blood-testing labs, which it chose to close in August amid questions about the accuracy and viability of its testing technology.

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Kroger honoring Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is breast cancer awareness month, and thanks to huge support and research funding, there have been great improvements in the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of breast cancer . Pink is it, " Derzis said. I heard one of my coworkers says last week that we all have been touched by the disease in one way or another. Together we can overcome breast cancer by raising awareness and catching it before it spreads.

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Cubs face tall task in Bumgarner, try to close out series

He's 6-1 with a 0.79 ERA over his past eight playoff starts, beginning with Game 2 of the 2012 World Series. He said no pitcher wants to allow a hit to an opposing pitcher. Even - yes, it could happen - the splat we've heard before. Game 2 of the NLDS between the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants drew 4.6 million viewers on Saturday evening, setting a new record for MLB Network.

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'International Day of the Girl Child' being observed today

The global event reaches its climax today after a weeklong celebrations focused on the need to give special attention to challenges that face the Girl Child. The report, compiled by Save the Children , suggested Sweden was the best place for young females to live. It's International Day of the Girl Child.

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Hurricane Matthew to flood neighboring states

Rescue workers had not yet reached all areas that were cut off by flooding and damage. A Reuters tally of numbers from local officials showed that 1 000 people were killed by the storm in Haiti , which has a population of about 10 million and is the poorest country in the Americas.

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Kesha fears Dr. Luke could leak her medical records

Kesha claims she asked Dr. Luke (born Lukasz Gottwald ) to agree to a protective order regarding her medical records to shield her "private and sensitive information from public and media scrutiny", but the producer reportedly refused. Luke . He vehemently denied her claims - "I didn't rape Kesha and I have never had sex with her", he tweeted in February - and is countersuing for breach of contract and defamation.

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Trump would jail Clinton? Illegal, unwise

Nixon ended up outsourcing the deed to Robert Bork, who formally fired special prosecutor Archibald Cox. "The president can [stomp] his Buster Browns on the sidewalk all he wants, but he doesn't have the authority to make a decision", the former attorney general said .

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Help raise awareness at the 20th anniversary Race for the Cure event

After surviving, Olson was diagnosed eight years later on the other side, and five years later she was diagnosed once again, but this time it was more serious as the cancer had been deemed metastatic, meaning it had spread beyond the breast.

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Iowa company recalls cookie dough sold to other firms

Company spokesman Jon Austin said there have been no reports of any illnesses related to the first recall. Although our products in the marketplace have passed our test and hold program, which requires that finished product samples from a batch test negative for Listeria monocytogenes before the batch can be released, Blue Bell is initiating this recall out of an abundance of caution.

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How Luke Cage Connects to Marvel's Sprawling TV & Movie Universe

NETFLIX is continuing its Marvel obsession with its take on comic classic Iron Fist in the pipeline for next year. Of course one of the biggest issues surrounding any show that is based around a bullet proof, effectively immortal superhero is just how do you give him any sort of viable threat.

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Navy ship was targeted in failed missile attack from Yemen

He did not say who was responsible, but the Saudi-led coalition is the only air force known to be operating in Yemen. In an initial statement to AFP, the coalition said it had no operations at the location. "A second missile followed and I lost consciousness". On Sunday, thousands marched through the streets of Sanaa to protest the strike, one of the deadliest single attacks in the impoverished Arab country's relentless civil war.

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France seeks war crimes probe of Russian actions in Syria

The US and some Middle Eastern powers have backed certain rebel groups seeking to overthrow the Syrian government. The U.N. has warned that the Aleppo bombardment by Syrian and Russian warplanes could leave thousands dead by the year's end, and aid officials are demanding an immediate pause to the violence.

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World Mental Health Day

Our reporter Grace Kuria joined health workers hospital in marking the World Mental Health Day at the Kenyatta National Hospital and filed the following report. JERSEY is in the grip of "a frightening mental illness epidemic", with one in ten schoolchildren - around three in every class - suffering from a mental health disorder, a local charity has warned.

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Paul Ryan won't defend Donald Trump

This is definitely an unusual move for the United States, but on the other side, it doesn't come as a surprise, considering that the Grand Old Party is right now split in two sides, with a group still supporting Donald Trump, while the other is asking the businessman to make drop off from the presidential race.

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Uniform Advantage Returns to Help Fight Breast Cancer this October

The oncologist said Saint Luke's is opening the Koontz Center for Advanced Breast Cancer , which will utilize the latest treatments along with integrative therapies such as nutrition, exercise and massage to help improve the quality of life for those with advanced breast cancer.

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Josh Dobbs: Dobbs tosses game-ending pick vs. Texas A&M

The game was not decided until the final play of the game, when Armani Watts picked off Tennessee's Josh Dobbs' pass attempt to seal the victory for the Aggies. The Vols lost multiple players to injury during the game, the most significant occurring to defensive tackle Danny O'Brien in the fourth quarter. Texas A&M enters this week's rankings at No.

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People celebrate Durga Puja festival with grandeur and gaiety

Part of his day is spent worshipping Goddess Durga, the rest, preparing for Wednesday's Muharram. On Sunday, the form known as "Kumari", or virgin form, was celebrated by locals. The festival is celebrated throughout India, but more enthusiastically in the north and east, especially West Bengal. Pallishree puja committee in north Kolkata impressed the visitors with its theme that gave a call not to disturb the ecological balance ordained by nature in the name of beautification or ...

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International Olympic Committee backs new drug testing body

The proposals must still be approved at WADA's meeting next month and by the IOC's full executive board, which meets next in December. "This must mean under WADA's regulatory jurisdiction, which should go without saying", iNADO wrote in response to the recommendation for the new anti-doping testing authority.

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Safety net: Beckham makes nice for a change

On his second carry after halftime, Lacy injured his left ankle while running for 2 yards on the right side. Not surprisingly it was his final catch of the game. In the receiving end, Terrance Williams posted 70 yards in five receptions while Cole Beasley added 53 yards and a touchdown in four catches. NY made it 14-6 on another Josh Brown field goal - this one from 41 yards out.

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B-town's eternal diva Rekha turns 61

During her career spanning four decades, Rekha has acted in over 180 films. Still her life remained a mystery to her fans. What makes Rekha different from other actors is her strong female characters in all her movies. May you shine on... Pinkvilla posted today several pictures of the actress over the years to relive some of her best moments in the industry. Over the years, she has worked in various types of roles.

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Merck Announces Study Results Of KEYTRUDA

The highly-anticipated event, which ends on Tuesday, often includes industry-rocking drug discoveries and cutting-edge treatments from some of the world's most innovative oncological drug makers. The results give Merck a head start - and not just on Bristol-Myers. The news sent the company's share price 16 percent lower that trading day, and Bristol-Myers' stock is now sitting about 25 percent lower than before the data was released .

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Bristol-Myers Squibb's Lost Ground

The firm lowered its rating on BMY from Outperform to Neutral. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY)'s stock down as much as - 8.66 percent to $50.62 in NY on Monday (Real-time: 9:40AM EDT). The P/E ratio is now 29.06 and the market cap of the company is 83.02B. Bristol's shares slid 10% Monday afternoon after the company presented full results of a trial of its immunotherapy treatment Opdivo in patients with newly diagnosed lung cancer at a medical conference this weekend.

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Early polls show Clinton won second debate

A growing chorus called for him to drop out of the race. But that didn't happen. Speaker Paul Ryan is telling congressional Republicans that he won't defend Donald Trump now or in the future and will spend the next month defending his party's House majority.

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South African activist captured by Israeli armed forces

The holy trinity of Waters, Gilmour and Mason have once again come together in a joint effort to deplore the illegal arrest of a group of female activists in Israel. An operation in 2010 turned to bloodshed when Israeli commandos killed 10 Turkish activists in a raid on a flotilla, leading to a six-year break in diplomatic ties between the two countries.

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Francis names 17 cardinals: 13 of whom electors, 3 from USA

He was eventually freed, but later arrested again and sent to a prison camp, where he was forced to work in a mine for 18 years and then 10 more years in sewage canals. He is among four cardinals over age 80 who can't vote in a conclave to elect a new pope. Pope Francis announced Sunday that Archbishop Joseph Tobin of Indianapolis and Archbishop Blase Cupich from Chicago will become cardinals in a Rome ceremony November 19.

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Great Basin Scientific, (NASDAQ:GBSN), Spirit Realty Capital, (NYSE:SRC)

The current price is staying below the SMA lines which signify weakens and is generally unhealthy/negative and may provide the momentum for driving the share price lower. An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock's current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Clovis Oncology, Inc.

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2 officers dead, 1 injured after California shooting

A neighbor told the AP that Felix's father, Santos Felix, said his son had a gun. "My son is inside and we're scared, he's acting insane", Serrano said the older Felix told her . Prosecutors would decide within two weeks whether he could face the death penalty, Hestrin said. John Felix was a gang member who lived with his parents.

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Month Before Election, Clinton Leads Trump by 5 Points, Poll Shows

Unfortunately, instead of a serious discussion on the issues, the contest consisted mostly of accusations, arguments and crosstalk, leaving many viewers frustrated by the lack of honest dialogue and open debate. Clinton stayed off the campaign trail Friday and Trump kept his events to a minimum ahead of their second head-to-head debate, to take place Sunday in St Louis, Missouri.

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Worry over Ramos as Spain doctor confirms ligament damage

Real Madrid have confirmed captain Sergio Ramos sustained a Grade II sprain to the medial collateral ligament in his left knee on Spain duty on Sunday. Spain finally found their rhythm in the second half with goals from Diego Costa and Nolito to down Albania 2-0. Ramos and Real will look to end a run of four straight draws when they return to action after the global break with a potentially challenging away trip to Real Betis in La Liga on Saturday.

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£70 fine for parking in disabled and parent and child bays

The scheme will be rolled out to 200 more locations over the next few weeks in Tesco's first-ever enforcement action against drivers who break the rules. Meanwhile, parking chief Cat Parkinson added: "We want to change attitudes towards the misuse of disabled bays". Staff will use the app to snap pictures of vehicles breaking the rules - which are then sent to a company called Horizon Parking, which manages 1,325 United Kingdom auto parks.