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Measles outbreak among Somali refugees stretches Minneapolis health system

Measles outbreak among Somali refugees stretches Minneapolis health system

As of 2014, just 42 percent of Somali-Minnesotan 2-year-olds had received the MMR vaccine, compared with 89 percent of all other 2-year-olds. "Whenever you have an outbreak in unvaccinated kids, mea...

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Lions bat, Irfan gets a sixth IPL team

Lions bat, Irfan gets a sixth IPL team

Pandya 28, J. Faulkner b Bumrah 21, I. Pathan c H. Pandya b K. Pandya 2, A. Tye run out (Bumrah) 25, B. Thampi (not out) 2, Ankit Soni (not out) 7. McCullum hits this full ball down to long off and ta...

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Bengals take receiver John Ross as running mate for AJ Green

Bengals take receiver John Ross as running mate for AJ Green

After catching 17 touchdown passes as a junior last season, then breaking the National Football League scouting combine record with a 4.22-second 40-yard dash, Ross has done enough in the past yea...

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Hope For Preemies As Artificial Womb Helps Tiny Lambs Grow

Hope For Preemies As Artificial Womb Helps Tiny Lambs Grow

But he cautioned that there were "still huge challenges to refine the technique, to make good results more consistent and eventually to compare outcomes with current neonatal intensive care strategies...

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Moyes not quitting Sunderland despite fan chants

Moyes not quitting Sunderland despite fan chants

Meanwhile, it was the Teessiders first win of 2017 and keeps their chances of survival more alive than that of their Wearside neighbours. "I'm used to winning, I'm not used to losing, and I don't wa...

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Simulating mom's womb in research to help earliest preemies

Simulating mom's womb in research to help earliest preemies

The foetal lamb at the beginning of the "artificial womb" process (left), the foetal lamb after spending a month in the device (right). The lambs showed normal breathing and swallowing, opened their...

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Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales targets fake news

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales targets fake news

Wikipedia Co-Founder Jimmy Wales is launching an online news publication to tackle fake news with the help of journalists and community volunteers. The new site seemingly is going to be different ...

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Three African countries give first malaria vaccine to babies

Three African countries give first malaria vaccine to babies

About 90 percent of cases of malaria occur in sub-Saharan Africa, and three African countries where the malaria vaccine will be piloted were not chosen at random. The large-scale pilot is the latest...

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Bulls' Rondo fined for attempting to trip Celtics' Crowder

Bulls' Rondo fined for attempting to trip Celtics' Crowder

Chicago Bulls point guard Rajon Rondo was fined $25,000 for sticking out his leg from the bench in an attempt to trip Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder on Friday. Nikola Mirotic nailed a 3, cutting...

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Red Sox Pitcher Matt Barnes Ejected For Throwing At Manny Machado's Head

Pedroia continued to experience swelling in his left ankle and surgically repaired left knee and will undergo an MRI on Monday after the Red Sox return home. "I've been through a few organizations...

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Pence says Trump to attend Asian summit in Nov

Pence says Trump to attend Asian summit in Nov

If Trump shows, the ASEAN summit could be the first time Trump meets with Duterte. He said other country leaders from dialogue partners like Australia, China, India, Japan, New Zealand, Russia, and ...

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Jumbo Earthlike planet might have water and life, close enough to study

Jumbo Earthlike planet might have water and life, close enough to study

Scientists estimate the exoplanet is at least five billion years old. What qualifies as the habitable zone for LHS 1140b is ten times closer to its star than Earth is to the sun, but only half as ...

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California lawmaker rejects Justice Dept letter

California lawmaker rejects Justice Dept letter

The threat is part of the Trump administration's effort to crack down on sanctuary cities. In a statement, the Justice Department singled out Chicago and New York as two cities that are "crumbling...

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Trump, Italy's Gentiloni talk trade, security matters

President Donald Trump, right, shakes hands with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, left, following their news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington , Thursday, April 20...

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Man Accused of Stalking Malia Obama

Man Accused of Stalking Malia Obama

Secret service for stalking and harassing Malia Obama , The New York Daily News reports. Malia's Secret Service agents quickly kicked him out of the building. The NYPD is considering stalking o...

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Zack Kassian cashes in again as Oilers take 2-1 series lead

Zack Kassian cashes in again as Oilers take 2-1 series lead

The Sharks are 1 for 14 on the power play in the series and allowed two short-handed goals in Game 2. Second, he told coach Todd MacLellan after the game that he's OK after taking a nasty shot on th...

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Vettel holds off late Hamilton charge to win Bahrain GP

But did the penalty cost him victory? Bottas started from pole for the first time in his career at the Bahrain GP 2017, amusing because at this time a year ago Bottas and Hamilton collided on lap 1....

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US, Mexico and Canada Announce Joint Bid For 2026 World

We think it's a jolly grand idea, especially given the rising economic costs major sports events have left on local economies (exhibit Brazil ) in addition to the fact that I'd be damn cool to catch ...

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Massive US bomb death toll rises to 94

Ataullah Khogyani, the spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province, said in a tweet Saturday that 94 ISIS members were killed in the attack on an ISIS underground complex, including four top ...

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Special prayers, procession mark Good Friday

Special prayers, procession mark Good Friday

More than 150 church members and others followed the procession. The Via Dolorosa winds through Jerusalem's Old City from east to west and passes through 14 stations, each to mark a moment of Jesus'...

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Shi Yuqi v Kidambi Srikanth, Singapore Open 2017 quarter-final

Shi Yuqi v Kidambi Srikanth, Singapore Open 2017 quarter-final

Four unseeded players will contest the semi-finals of the Singapore Open on Saturday after the last two remaining seeds in the men's draw were eliminated. But from thereon, Indian didn't allowed any b...

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Iran's Rouhani wants chemical attack in Syria investigated

Iran's Rouhani wants chemical attack in Syria investigated

While the Syrian opposition applauded the USA cruise missile attack on the airbase near Homs, it said it should not be a one-off and was not enough on its own to stop government warplanes from hitting...

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President Mukherjee gives nod to four GST legislations, July 1 rollout likely

President Mukherjee gives nod to four GST legislations, July 1 rollout likely

Transport sector, for example, attracts lower than 15 per cent tax right now. The GST Council had made a decision to impose tax at four slab rates of 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent and 28 per ...

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PM Modi launches the BHIM Aadhaar initiative for merchants

PM Modi launches the BHIM Aadhaar initiative for merchants

The scheme is made for merchants and has two objectives-increasing the number of merchants registered on BHIM and increasing the number of merchant payment transactions using BHIM. Meanwhile, dwelling...

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Farooq Abdullah confused over impact of stone pelting: Mehbooba Mufti

Farooq Abdullah confused over impact of stone pelting: Mehbooba Mufti

The man has since been identified as Farooq Dar, while the Army unit involved was the 53 Rashtriya Rifles, officials investigating the matter on instructions from Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said. O...

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Obama expected at Protestant event in Berlin next month

The event is being jointly sponsored and planned by the Kirchentag and the Obama Foundation. Bishop Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, chair of the Evangelical Church in Germany, said in a press release that ...

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Cleveland Browns: Don't buy into rumors of Leonard Fournette at No. 1

Cleveland Browns: Don't buy into rumors of Leonard Fournette at No. 1

The Browns will nearly certainly take Garrett with the first overall pick, so Garrett will have plenty to celebrate with his family and friends on draft night. He even sticks with the popular mindse...

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House makes it official: vouchers are a no-go

House makes it official: vouchers are a no-go

Most registered sex offenders would be barred from living on college campuses under a bill unanimously approved by a House committee on Wednesday. An amendment by state Rep. The one measure that ...

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Gambia president's party takes majority in parliament

Gambia president's party takes majority in parliament

Voter turnout was low, however, according to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC). The election of a new parliament was seen as an important step towards establishing a democracy after more th...

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A Revolutionary Approach to Preventing Transmission of a Cancer-Causing Virus

A Revolutionary Approach to Preventing Transmission of a Cancer-Causing Virus

To estimate the prevalence of HPV infection among USA adults aged 18 to 59, the researchers used data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey from 2011 to 2014. The survey also showe...

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