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'Farmyard of horrors' found in Brown County

The animals were very thin and emaciated when they were rescued. Some dead animals were also found. "No animal should have to go through that", Ashmore said. Representatives for the Brown County Prosecutor's office didn't immediately return a phone call seeking comment Tuesday afternoon. "They started running and jumping through the air", Ashmore said.

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China looks to expand trade ties with Philippines during Duterte's visit

But, signalling his shift to China is also for pragmatic reasons, Duterte has repeatedly ridiculed the United States for what he sees as its weakening economic and military influence around the world. "It is better to talk than war". "This is a matter of worldwide comity when you go there, we only want to talk". He also branded the US, EU and United Nations "fools" and vowed to "humiliate" them with his questions if they accept an invitation to probe his war on drugs.

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FBI records: State Dept. wanted Clinton email reclassified in 'quid pro quo'

The FBI and the State Department have denied the existence of such deal, which is now labeled as a "quid pro quo" for both parties. The FBI official spoke with Kennedy and Kennedy raised the possibility of keeping at least one Clinton email from public disclosure by obtaining a "B9" exemption under the Freedom of Information Act, a rarely used exemption that refers to "geological and geophysical information and data".

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India hospital fire kills 19

In a similar incident, a fire broke out at the Sishu Bhawan injuring a new born in November previous year. "Those in the closed ICU died quickly as smoke filled in", said a doctor with the decade-old hospital. He further questioned the regulatory lapses by the hospital authorities. Eyewitnesses and hospital sources said the fire, suspected to have been caused by an electrical short circuit, was first spotted in the ICU of the medicine ward before spreading to the dialysis ward next door.

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Why tomatoes lose flavor in fridge: Their genes chill out

So, without further ado, here is the science of how to not ruin your tomatoes, as told by Dame Judi and her compatriots. "Commercial tomatoes are widely perceived by consumers as lacking flavour". For the final step, researchers studied what was actually going on inside the cold tomatoes at a molecular level by using RNA sequencing. The answer calls into question the entire system of handling tomatoes from when they are picked and shipped to when they are purchased and brought home.

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Dulcie Mishkin promotes breast cancer research at fundraiser walk

Local businesses are celebrating National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with several promotions and fundraisers. The "awareness month" was founded in 1985 as a partnership between the American Cancer Society and the pharmaceutical division of Imperial Chemical Industries.

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Thailand to monitor Thais abroad for criticism of monarchy

Police made her kneel before the king's portrait in public with hundreds of onlookers watching and jeering. A woman pins a black tribute ribbon to her blouse in Sanam Luang. The latter - dubbed "black shaming" - has been criticised by the junta, which says poorer Thais may not be able to afford a new wardrobe of black clothing and that people mourn in different ways.

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Almost three quarters of people in Northern Ireland support abortion law change

The contents of the report have not yet been published but are due to be considered by the Northern Ireland Executive . Nearly three quarters of people in the North want changes to their restrictive abortion laws, according to a new Amnesty International poll.

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Featured Stock Overview: Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG)

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) has the market capitalization of $78.9 Billion. Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRX) reported a decline in the market cap on Friday as its stock dropped -5.19% or -0.07 points. stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 23rd. The Hedge Fund company now holds 32,211 shares of CELG which is valued at $3,391,496.

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Boy Asks His Mom To Pack Two Lunches For An Inspiring Reason

Later, Duran learned that the child's mother had lost her job and couldn't afford to pay for his lunches. The other little boy's mom tried to give her some money when she found out he had been feeding her son, but Duran turned it down. A little while later, Josette received a call from the school's principal, who asked her to come in. They'd been living in her vehicle and she'd been washing him in bathrooms.

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Thomas Bach reminds Tokyo to stick with current venue plans

Reforms known as "Agenda 2020", carried out under Bach with the aim of making the Olympics more sustainable, allow hosts to use facilities in other cities or even countries if it makes financial and practical sense. One of the changes would mean moving rowing and canoe/kayak sprint events some 400 km (250 miles) north of Tokyo to use existing facilities rather than building new ones in the capital, an effort to rein in costs projected to hit 3 trillion yen ($29.15 billion).

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DOH confirms two new cases of Zika in Metro Manila

All of the cases were locally transmitted. Health officials announced Thursday a new Zika zone in Miami - a setback less than a month after declaring the nearby Wynwood neighborhood cleared of the virus following aggressive mosquito spraying.

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'I could see myself' meeting with Putin before I'm president

Officials with the Central Intelligence Agency say the Obama administration requested options for a " clandestine " cyber attack created to " embarrass " the Kremlin, according to sources cited by NBC News . "Step two, if you are looking to mess with their networks, we can do that, but then the issue becomes, they can do worse things to us in other places".

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What will change if MA legalizes marijuana?

O'Leary said that an increasing amount of scientific evidence has shown that early use of alcohol or any type of drug can have a detrimental effect on the development of young people. The "yes" campaign has fought back with television advertising and a substantial campaign war chest, including more than $3 million in contributions from a Washington, D.C.

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Social Security recipients to get tiny hike in benefits

But economists, including Max Gulker, senior research fellow at the American Institute For Economic Research , an independent think tank based in Great Barrington, say the calculation is flawed because it looks at purchases made by the average American - not by the senior citizens who make up the bulk of Social Security Recpipients.

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How to help Haiti after Hurricane Matthew

Dr Steven Godby, an expert on natural hazards from Nottingham Trent University, described the bad impact on Haiti. South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said earlier in the week that hotels were pretty much booked in South Carolina, and she suggested folks try Asheville or Charlotte.

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Mystery drug on Gold Coast sparks fears ahead of schoolies

Many have speculated about what drug the patients may have taken, but it's not yet clear if they all took the same drug. "They seemed to be not present and understanding what they were doing at that time", Queensland Ambulance Service inspector Stephen Burns told the ABC .

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Philip Morris tops 3Q profit forecasts

The company on Tuesday also reaffirmed its forecast that adjusted earnings this year would rise to a range of $4.53 to $4.58 a share. 03/24/2016 - Philip Morris International Inc was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

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Short walks after meals can help reduce diabetes

People managing type 2 diabetes should walk after meals to gain the greatest blood sugar-lowering benefits, a study has suggested. They did not explore exactly why exercising after meals was more effective, but previous research suggests muscular contractions shortly after eating helps transport the newly digested glucose into the muscle cells, without the need for insulin.

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Breast Cancer Treatment Costs Have Wide Variation

Working night shifts has no association with developing breast cancer, according to an Oxford University research, which studied 1.4 million women that work on this schedule. In 2012, Idaho had the second lowest mammography rate in the USA for women over 40 and breast cancer is more common than you may think. Renae Kimble is program coordinator for the Cancer Services Program of Niagara County, a service of Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center .

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Nigerian President says of his critical wife: She belongs in the kitchen

While addressing State House correspondents on Sunday, Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha said that President Buhari's comment about his wife belonging to the kitchen was all a joke. After Mr. Buhari said his wife belonged to the kitchen and "the other room ", people expressed their disagreement and severe criticism through Twitter .

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Russian Federation and Syria halt Aleppo bombing raids

The group has lost more than 1,000 fighters since openly joining the battle in Syria three years ago. Major General Ali Mamlouk, head of the National Security Bureau and one of Assad's top aides, visited Cairo on Sunday at the head of a delegation to coordinate with Egypt in the fight against "terrorism" in the region, Syria's state-run news agency SANA said.

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The Amazing Moment a Toddler Born Without Arms Feeds Herself

The clip, posted "for Vasilina's fans", is just 18 seconds long, but it has brought the toddler admiration and well-wishes in multiple languages from around the globe. Vasilina , you're unbelievable! And hey, we're not the only ones who are impressed. Think twice and pray for the ability to overcome your disabilities in life.

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Johnson & Johnson tops Street 3Q forecasts

The results topped Wall Street expectations. In all for the September quarter, J&J posted a profit of $4.27 billion, or $1.53 a share, up from $3.36 billion, or $1.20 a share, in the same period a year ago. While domestic sales advanced 6.7 percent, global sales grew 1.5 percent to reflect an operational growth of 1.7 percent with currency's 0.2 percent unfavorable impact.

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FDA places hold on Teva, Regeneron back pain trial

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has placed a clinical hold on a phase 2b clinical trial evaluating fasinumab for the treatment of chronic low back pain over safety concerns. The companies plan to submit a pivotal program plan for review with the FDA and other health authorities. The patient had an advanced osteoarthritis at trial entry.

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Colin Kaepernick remains San Francisco 49s' first-choice QB

Kaepernick went 13 for 29 for 187 yards and a touchdown as he made his first start for the 49ers in almost a year. Kaepernick, who has only made news this season for refusing to stand during the national anthem , also found himself on the ground plenty during the game.

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Ottawa challenges provincial, territorial ministers on health spending

Ottawa has to be sure it's getting the most for its money when it comes to health transfer payments, a frank-talking Philpott told a news conference at the same Toronto hotel where her regional counterparts were meeting separately. "Canadians treasure our health care system and want to continue to count on care that is provided to every person equally, regardless of their wealth or location", said Fortier.

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Ways to Protect Your Voting Rights

Here's one battle Hurricane Matthew won't be allowed to win: Anyone who wants to register to vote will have ample opportunity. "We have 71,229 active and inactive registered voters", he said. If you register after the eighth day before the election, you must visit one of the voter service and polling centers in your county to get a ballot.

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Leaked emails show 'hostility' to Catholic Church, some say

Susan McKee, a spokeswoman for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, declined to comment Tuesday. "We are trying to find a good way to leak her opposition to the pipeline without her having to actually say it and give up her principled stand about not second-guessing the president in public", wrote speechwriter Dan Schwerin.

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Bernie Sanders to campaign for Hillary Clinton in Reno

Tuesday. He wrote and spoke publicly about Sanders until it was the right time to stop doing so. "It's wonderful that he and Hillary are united". Among the revelations included in a batch of Clinton campaign emails released Saturday by WikiLeaks: Both Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders sought the endorsement of "Bernie Sanders".

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Little knowledge of what metastatic breast cancer really is

Women are less likely to die of breast cancer than they were a decade ago, but not all women are benefiting from that trend. October is upon us and by now everyone is aware that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. So, what is a mammogram? "Comparing a big group of women who've had mammograms with a big group who have not, and following them over years". You keep going with treatment until you run out of options.

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Another Woman Comes Forward Accusing Donald Trump of Forcing Himself on Her

But she remained in contact with him , viewing him as a mentor. "When I arrived he kissed me on the lips", Zervos said. "I wondered if the sexual behaviour was some kind of test and whether or not I had passed". Mr Trump said the women may be motivated for financial reasons or political reasons or "the simple reason they want to stop our movement". -Kristin Anderson, 46, told The Washington Post that she was sitting on a couch with friends at a NY nightclub in the ...

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Donald Trump's New Twitstorm Against 'SNL' and Alec Baldwin

Alec Baldwin and " SNL " cast member Kate McKinnon reprised their roles as Trump and Clinton. While the cold open of "Saturday Night Live" was hilarious this week, its scenarios didn't land too far away from a condensed version of the real second "and worst-ever presidential debate" it parodied.

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Ilkley Soroptimists raise money and awareness during breast cancer month

But, Welch said, if screening were working as hoped - catching a lot of life-threatening cancers early - there should have been a comparable drop in the diagnosis of large tumors. Screening should start when women are in their 20s with self-breast exams and these exams should be done one week after a woman starts her menstrual cycle, as this is when the breasts are under the least hormonal influence and therefore the least lumpy.

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Criticise Liverpool for tiresome draw, says Manchester United boss Mourinho

There was little in the way of goalmouth action from either side, with David de Gea pulling off a brilliant save to deny Philippe Coutinho and also saving well from Emre Can, and Mourinho left the ground happier than counterpart Jurgen Klopp.