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Bengals coach Marvin Lewis to leave team after season, report says

Bengals coach Marvin Lewis to leave team after season, report says

His team is 7-6 and fighting for a ninth consecutive playoff appearance over the final three games of the 2017 season. Meaning the Bengals won't finish last in the AFC North. The Bengals will go int...

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Health officials: Flu rampant in NY

Health officials: Flu rampant in NY

The 47-year-old male from New Castle County was infected with influenza A. We're told he had other underlying health conditions. For the past two weeks, over 200 patients have visited Barnes-Jewis...

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Iran supplied Yemen rebels with ballistic missile

Iran supplied Yemen rebels with ballistic missile

Haley described "Iranian missile fingerprints" on the missile and several other weapons that were on display, including an anti-tank missile and a "kamikaze drone". "You will see us build a coalition ...

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Government extended December deadline for linking Aadhaar with bank accounts

Government extended December deadline for linking Aadhaar with bank accounts

The accounts will cease to be operation if the Aadhaar number and Permanent Account Number is not submitted by the new timelines given. Soon after the Centre's submission before the apex court on De...

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Netflix Fires Exec Who Had Interaction With Danny Masterson Rape Accuser

Netflix Fires Exec Who Had Interaction With Danny Masterson Rape Accuser

In response to a tweet about Dianetics , the book about mental health authored by the founder of Scientology (L. Ron Hubbard), one of Masterson's most outspoken accusers wrote on Twitter in Novembe...

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Pop star Shyma jailed for 'inciting debauchery' in racy video

Pop star Shyma jailed for 'inciting debauchery' in racy video

Ahmed can appeal the ruling, but there's no reason to think it will get overturned. In front of a class of adult men, Shyma dances in her underwear, pouring milk over bananas, and licking an apple...

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Toshiba, Western Digital make peace

Toshiba, Western Digital make peace

The agreement allows Western Digital to participate in future investments in their joint venture, clearing the way for a consortium led by Bain Capital to buy Toshiba Memory Corp (TMC), the compan...

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Met Office yellow warning for more snow and ice in Lincoln

Met Office yellow warning for more snow and ice in Lincoln

Clear skies on Monday night could see temperatures plummet to -15C (5F) in rural areas - the coldest night of the year. "There is a separate ice warning out for that because there is a chance that...

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Apple confirms acquiring Shazam for reported $400m

The official statement reads: " Apple Music and Shazam are a natural fit, sharing our passion for music discovery and delivering great music experiences to our users". Apple bought the company f...

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Flu season off to an early - and nasty - start

Flu season off to an early - and nasty - start

In a good year, people who get vaccinated are 60% less likely to get sick, but in most recent years, the protection has been worse. Central Illinois has been hit particularly hard this flu season...

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Expect a Bad Flu Season

Expect a Bad Flu Season

No deaths have been reported in the state's two most populous counties. However, as Dr. Tanya Altmann, a pediatrician and spokeswoman for the American Academy of Pediatrics , pointed out, the flu h...

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Road Rage Behind 10 Per Cent Murders in Uttar Pradesh, Claims NCRB

Road Rage Behind 10 Per Cent Murders in Uttar Pradesh, Claims NCRB

It has registered 4816 rape cases. The Mumbai Police had in 2016 registered 59,072 cases under the Indian Penal Code and the state laws. In addition, among the 19 major cities, Delhi also reported...

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Missing North Carolina girl presumed dead, authorities say

Missing North Carolina girl presumed dead, authorities say

Earlier Wednesday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation released surveillance photos of a woman and a little girl who matched Mariah's description, in hopes of identifying the pair. In the warrants, of...

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Top Democrats Who Skipped WH Meeting Are 'All Talk, No Action'

Top Democrats Who Skipped WH Meeting Are 'All Talk, No Action'

The missile travelled east for about 1,000km before landing in the sea just west of Japan . The intercontinental ballistic missile flew about 54 minutes along a high-arcing path and reached a maxim...

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Congressman steps down from top post amid sexual harassment investigation

Congressman steps down from top post amid sexual harassment investigation

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi dodged questions about whether Rep. John Conyers should resign following revelations that he settled a 2015 complaint with a former staffer who claimed she was s...

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Warmest Thanksgiving on record: Higher-than-normal temps continue next week

Warmest Thanksgiving on record: Higher-than-normal temps continue next week

The record for November 23 is 78 set in 1932. It will be cooler than Wednesday - especially along the coast - but still hot and dry. Sunday's forecast high of 79 could break a record, the weather se...

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Bill Clinton may join Weinstein, Spacey on sexual predator list

Bill Clinton may join Weinstein, Spacey on sexual predator list

These anonymous women are ready to take matters further legally and have demanded large sums of money in exchange for their silence, the report goes on to claim. "He hopes his legal team can somehow s...

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Coffee drinking 'more likely to improve health than harm it'

Coffee drinking 'more likely to improve health than harm it'

The research that was collected with the proofs from the previous two hundred or more conducted researches indicates that coffee consumption lowers premature death risks and prevents heart diseases. P...

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Will new blood pressure guidelines cost Americans?

Will new blood pressure guidelines cost Americans?

You might have high blood pressure and not even realize it. It's safe to say most people would be overwhelmed with the new guidelines - 167 pages, citing 367 scientific publications, titled "2017 AC...

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Antibiotic awareness week celebrated

Antibiotic awareness week celebrated

Antibiotics are a valuable and powerful tool in keeping people well - but inappropriate use is causing a growth in antimicrobial resistance , undermining the effectiveness of antibiotics and threaten...

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Arvind Kerjiwal Government Re-Files Before National Green Tribunal

Arvind Kerjiwal Government Re-Files Before National Green Tribunal

The NGT, in its order , also said that in future the odd-even scheme should automatically come into force if the PM2.5 and PM10, particles in air with diameter less than 2.5 and 10mm respectively, ...

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Legionnaires' disease outbreak at Disneyland sickens nine visitors

Legionnaires' disease outbreak at Disneyland sickens nine visitors

The other three cases were Orange County residents who did not visit the park but lived or traveled in Anaheim. One of those infected was a Disney worker. "Legionnaires' disease is not contagious, can...

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Certain fidget spinners found to have high amounts of lead

U.S. Public Interest Research Group tested the "Fidget Wild Premium Spinner" and found the brass version contains up to 300 times the lead allowed in children's toys. "Safety is one of our top priorit...

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To the brain, sleep deprivation is 'like drinking too much'

To the brain, sleep deprivation is 'like drinking too much'

Itzhak Fried . 'This paves the way for cognitive lapses in how we perceive and react to the world around us'. The researchers worked with 12 people with epilepsy , who were also registered as p...

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Netflix Cuts Ties With Kevin Spacey - But for Real This Time

Netflix Cuts Ties With Kevin Spacey - But for Real This Time

The company "will not be involved with any further production of House of Cards that includes Kevin Spacey ", and "will not be moving forward with the release" of Gore , a Gore Vidal biopic ...

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Guru Nanak Jayanti today

Guru Nanak Jayanti today

The Guru Nanak Jayanti falls in the month of November on 4th day. That's what B.C. Premier John Horgan had to say today - in an email from the Office of the Premier - in recognition of Gurpurab, whi...

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Non-smokers get extra vacation time at this company

Non-smokers get extra vacation time at this company

Piala is based on the 29 floor of an office block, so smoking employees would spend approximately 10 to 15 minutes travelling to the basement floor in order to have a smoking break, with some employee...

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Health Officials Stress Importance Of Flu Shots

In addition, Melnick said, it can take up to two weeks for immunization protection to kick in. Department medical director Patricia Quinlisk says the man's death "is an unfortunate reminder the flu ...

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Puerto Rico's Power Authority Cancels Controversial Whitefish Contract

Puerto Rico's Power Authority Cancels Controversial Whitefish Contract

The Trump administration said Friday it had no involvement in the decision to award Whitefish the contract to help restore Puerto Rico's power grid. The White House and FEMA, the federal disaster ma...

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Oklahoma City Thunder's plane dented during flight to Chicago

Oklahoma City Thunder's plane dented during flight to Chicago

It didn't immediately appear that Nye or Tyson had responded to 7-foot-tall center Adams' question and neither immediately returned calls from the Tribune requesting comment. Although, as many point...

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