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Haiti Risks 'Famine', Says Interim President

Haiti was devastated by Hurricane Matthew last week, after the storm smashed across its southwest coast. A convoy of food, water and medicine was attacked by gunmen in a remote valley where there had been a mudslide, said Frednel Kedler, coordinator for the Civil Protection Agency in the Grand-Anse Department, which includes Jeremie.

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Trump, Clinton 'duet' in Dirty Dancing spoof

Ryan said he was "willing to endure political pressure to help protect our majority", a person on the call said. In addition to Bill Clinton , Trump also invoked the 1969 incident when a woman died after then-Massachusetts Sen. In many states, they could be punishable with imprisonment. Clinton's campaign hammered Republicans for recoiling from Trump at this late date and urged voters to hold GOP candidates accountable for standing by their nominee for months.

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Tencor Corp. (KLAC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Needham & Company LLC

The stock has "Hold" rating given by Needham on Thursday, October 22. They have a target price per share of $84.00 on KLAC. A number of other research analysts have also weighed in on KLAC. The company's net profit margin has achieved the current level of 12.6% and possesses 55% gross margin. The company reported the earnings of $1.77/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.42/share.

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Haiti Could See A Resurgence Of Cholera After Hurricane Matthew

The United Nations has launched a US$120 million flash appeal to cover the needs in Haiti for the next three months. They were carrying 480 metric tons of relief supplies, including 20,000 hygiene kits, 18,000 sets of kitchen utensils for cooking, 40,000 blankets and 500 rolls of plastic sheeting.

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Global Hunger Index 2016: 15.2% Indians undernourished

At the same time as developed countries are wasting one third of the food they produce, the global community is not on track on to meet the 2030 deadline set by the United Nations to end world hunger. While some progress is being made in developing countries, 795 million people around the world face the prospect of going hungry on a daily basis. However, the report highlighted some bright spots, like 20 countries, including Rwanda, Cambodia, and Myanmar, who reduced their GHI scores by over ...

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North Carolina braces for more flooding in downstream towns

The SBI is investigating after a man was fatally shot by a State Highway Patrol trooper in Lumberton County Monday night, Governor Pat McCrory said during a news conference Tuesday. Officials said a dam in danger of a breach was so far holding. Monday morning, McCrory said almost 1,500 residents in Lumberton were stranded following a levee break.

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Donald Trump urges people to go out and vote on November 28

Addressing the eleven-year-old video that has been circulating national television and social media, the video for which Trump issued a video apology, Pence said , "It takes a big man to know when he's wrong and to admit it. McCain, then a Navy pilot, was shot down over Hanoi and spent nearly six years as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam, refusing early release even after he was repeatedly beaten.

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Haitians struggle to clear up as anger grows over hurricane aid delays

More than 1,000 people are staying at this shelter. Schools in Sud and Grande Anse departments will remain closed for at least another week. Reuters visited the Port-a-Piment hospital early on Sunday morning, the first day southwestern Haiti's main coastal road had become semi-navigable by auto.

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Athletes take issue with Trump's 'locker-room talk'

We have to stop excusing the disgusting degradation of girls and women as "locker room banter". "That is sexual assault", moderator Anderson Cooper said Sunday at the second presidential debate. "We all want to do our part". During the debate, pro athletes questioned Trump's ease with which he equated low-level dialogue regarding women as though it belonged in a "locker room".

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Blue Bell recalls all ice creams with suspect cookie dough

They said the products already in stores have passed the company's test and hold program, which requires that finished product samples test negative for listeria . The company resumed selling its products about four months later. At the time, they may have thought the worst was behind them, but while the public proved happy to forget all of Blue Bell's issues with selling contaminated, untested listeria-laced ice cream for years, it's a bit more hard to shake off the actual listeria .

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After Trump's Taped Comments, Gloves Off In Second Presidential Debate07:19

Trump signaled on Monday that he would continue to employ this strategy if the Clinton campaign continued to bring up a newly leaked 2005 tape in which Trump himself once made predatory comments bragging about grabbing women "by the pussy".

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Samsung Galaxy 7 production permanently stopped amid new issues

If that indeed was the case, Samsung's haste may have been its undoing. Samsung's new smartphone was launched with the expectation of scaling new heights in a highly competitive, rarified market. While the announcement is a blow to Samsung, it however gives an opportunity for its rival Apple to take leadership spot. Right now and for the weeks and months to come, people all across the globe with think of exploding smartphones each and every time they think of Samsung.

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What you should do if you own a Samsung Galaxy Note 7

For consumers seeking immediate replacements for the Galaxy Note 7, it may be easiest to go with another Samsung phone, said O'Donnell at TECHnalysis. From here, the ordeal only gets more painful for Samsung. The move, announced Tuesday, comes after the company bungled a massive recall of the devices, whose batteries posed a risk of overheating and bursting into flames.

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Canadian relief workers scramble to help Haitians affected by Hurricane Matthew

Residents fix their homes destroyed by Hurricane Matthew in Les Cayes, Haiti, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016. However in the southwest, where Hurricane Matthew made landfall, nearly 100 per cent of the crops are gone. "In 2016 nearly 27,000 cholera cases have been reported in Haiti, and over 240 people have died". The Saint Antoine Hospital received hundreds of patients over the weekend, a lot of them suffering injuries from flying debris rather than cholera.

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Voter registration deadline in Pennsylvania is Tuesday

After years of using paper ballots and a longer application process, election officials went to a shorter application and the use of voting machines this year. "They get real frustrated and they don't know why we can't help them", Stancil said. "But that's not our job". Almost 50,000 people registered to vote online between January and August of this year, according to the Santa Fe New Mexican , after the Secretary of State's office sent notices to hundreds of thousands of potential ...

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San Marino score rare goal against Norway and players go wild

They held Norway until the 77th minute and hosts netted three times late on to record a 4-1 victory. TFW your team concedes to San Marino. You just can't imagine even Jeff Stelling losing it that much that they have to turn off the lights .

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Hurricane leaves 800 dead in Haiti; 'worst' yet to come

The estimates don't include the economic losses that are likely to stem from additional flooding and business interruption, which could raise total us storm costs by tens of billions of dollars in the coming days. McCrory, North Carolina's governor, warned people in his state to take the storm seriously. Conditions will get worse there as well as in the Carolinas as the storm surge and high winds become more pronounced.

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Woman delivers baby while in checkout line at Walmart

Marshall Evans. One of those EMTs said that in his 20 years of being in the field he's never seen anything like it. "The amusing thing is that the customer was down on her knees and she insisted on paying for her merchandise and we're like, 'You know that's just not important.' You know, we were going to take care of her on it", store manager Dustin Haight told KSTU-TV.

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Sunday's presidential debate was most tweeted ever

But she made a profound argument where she said that if Mr. Trump's leaked tape had surfaced and it was all there was, we could move on. "A Donald Trump presidency is among the greatest threats facing America, and the Republican standard-bearer is the worst major-party candidate for the job in U.S.

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Italian Olympic Committee suspends Rome's 2024 bid

From now through October 16, choose from wonderful subscription offers.... "I wrote to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today to withdraw Rome-2024 from the running", Malago told a specially convened press conference. On Monday, the CONI president claimed in an interview with RAI state radio that until its local authorities sabotaged its bid, Rome was best placed to be picked as host city in 2024.

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Deadly Hurricane Matthew touches land on southeastern US coast

Although the storm has weakened substantially, the hurricane centre still warned of "strong winds and risky storm surge" along South Carolina's coast as well as "heavy rains and gusty winds spreading inland", ABC News reported. People walk down Station 30 as Hurricane Matthew hits Sullivan's Island, South Carolina on Saturday. But it added that the storm is expected to remain a hurricane through tonight.

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Maybe Ryan won't be Speaker if I win WH

While Trump has repeatedly said that he did not support the Iraq War before the March 19, 2003, invasion, Pence cast his vote in support of the war while serving in the House. Trying to turn the debate into a referendum on Mrs. Clinton's marriage plays well with people who are nearly certainly already voting for the businessman, but it's a loser with most of the distaff voters that Mr.

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A girl under 15 is married every seven seconds

Somalia, Mali, the Central African Republic and Chad rounded out the bottom five. Countries at the top include; Finland, Norway, Netherlands and Belgium. "The other reason for using that as an indicator, which is incredibly important in many countries including the U.S.is to show girls strong role models".

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8 civilians killed in Russian airstrikes in Aleppo

French President Francois Hollande has said that talks with Russian Federation over major differences on Syria were necessary but must be "frank and firm" to stop the five-year civil war which has claimed up to 500,000 victims. The opposition-held part of Aleppo has been battered by an intensive aerial campaign since last month, when the truce collapsed after just a week. This was made known by a rebel official and the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group.

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CDI Risk Up When Prior Occupant of Hospital Bed Got Antibiotics

Antibiotic use is a risk factor for the infection and researchers have found that using the same bed as one who was given antibiotics during their hospital stay leads to increased susceptibility to C. According to the study results, this was slightly more likely if the previous patient was taking antibiotics with an infection risk of 0.72% compared to 0.43% if the previous occupant was not on antibiotics.

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U.S. will not abandon peace process in Syria: Kerry

In the short term, the end of discussions on Syria deals a potential death blow to efforts to slow the civil war and begin negotiations on possible elections in the country that could mean the ouster of President Bashar Assad. where this cooperation benefits the United States will not succeed". Two senior USA officials tell NBC News that thousands of ground troops are massing around Aleppo.

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Hundreds rescued in North Carolina in wake of Hurricane Matthew

The island has only about 400 permanent residents, but on busy summer weekends the population can swell to 30,000. Residents of the southeastern United States ravaged by Hurricane Matthew turned their focus on Monday toward recovery and clean-up, but officials in several states warned that deadly flooding could continue as swollen rivers crest in the coming days.

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Florida faces Hurricane Matthew's storm surge and aftermath

President Barack Obama urged people not to be complacent and to heed safety instructions. Matthew smashed through Haiti's western peninsula on Tuesday with 233 km/h winds and torrential rain. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says hurricane-force wind gusts are battering North Carolina's Outer Banks, even though Matthew was downgraded from a hurricane to a post-tropical cyclone early Sunday.

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Breast Cancer Treatment Costs Vary Wildly, Study Finds

It's important to know your own body, and be aware of the internal and outer changes taking place. A new breast cancer treatment costs study has determined the same or similar cancer treatments and treatment regimens can vary widely in cost to the patient due to differing insurance plans and treatment choices.

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However, one in 10 patients who did not receive trastuzumab paid out $7,041 for treatment. "It's our celebration day - that's what we call it", Franklin said. "I spoke up and said "if I had to pick between these things, I think patient navigation is the most important" because everyone has their own story and their own needs but the one constant is that patient navigation has to be there to help you find what you need", she said.

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Police film rescue of toddler from submerged vehicle in hurricane floods

In Haiti, the death toll rose to nearly 900 but the head of the country's civil protection services, Marie-Alta Jean Baptiste, said early on Saturday that the number was likely to rise as it was still impossible to reach some stricken areas four days after the hurricane struck.

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Elgin boy dies after contracting West Nile virus, family says

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says about 10 percent of people who develop neurologic infection due to West Nile virus will die. Three mosquitoes have tested positive for the virus in northwest Bexar County, according to the Bexar County Public Works Department.

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New Worry for Clinton - Trump's Struggles May Depress Democratic Voter Turnout

Although Republicans are not yet panicking given their wide 246-186 seat majority, Ryan and Greg Walden, the chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee, both acknowledged on Monday's conference call that the majority was more in peril in light of Trump's problems.

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Aid slowly makes its way to thousands of Haitians displaced by hurricane

The neighboring country also sent equipment to fix roads and bridges, mainly in Haiti's south where a province was cut off front the rest of the country after the collapse of its main bridge. Haiti has one of the highest rates of cholera in the world, with nearly 10,000 people dead from the disease since 2010, when United Nations soldiers accidentally brought it to the country in the aftermath of a major natural disaster that year.

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New chapter for Singapore, Australia: PM

The prime minister said he was "very happy" the comprehensive strategic partnership had allowed the two nations' relationship to reach another milestone. "When Abbott inquired about the meat's origin the chef, 'with Singaporean directness and candour replied 'from the United States, sir". The two Prime Ministers will witness the signing of several agreements on trade, innovation and science and combatting transnational drug crime as well as on military training and training area development ...