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1M Massachusetts voters cast ballots in 1st early voting

In all, 2,897,183 people had cast ballots at early-voting locations, while 2,370,567 had voted by mail. "Voting fraud is a distraction: statistically and legally nonexistent", NAACP President William Barber II reportedly said. Less than a week ...

Cancer to kill 5.5m women yearly by 2030

The program also assists qualified women when either additional breast or cervical diagnostic testing is needed, including diagnostic mammogram, breast ultrasound, colposcopy or surgical visit. Countries with the highest number of cases were Denmar...

New Patch May Help Kids with Peanut Allergies

The peanut patch trial was conducted at five research sites: Arkansas Children's Hospital, the National Jewish Health Center in Denver, Johns Hopkins University, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the University of North Carolina at Ch...

Office Depot's profit buoyed by cost cuts

Office Depot will continue its plan to reduce retail locations, including 300 stores nationwide over the next three years, the Boca Raton-based company said in its third-quarter earnings announcement Wednesday. In response, Office Depot and Staples h...

Aqib Talib says what everyone's thinking: Siemian is better than Osweiler

Osweiler, the Texans' quarterback, wound his long right arm up to throw, but before he could complete his motion, the ball squirted out of his hand, up and slightly forward. "I'm proud of them because I asked them to do some things for me. and kind o...

Girl Scout cookies for breakfast! Girl Scout cereal on the way

A General Mills spokesperson confirmed to Buzzfeed that the cereal would be available in Thin Mint and Samoas flavors starting in January 2017. Scouts has been the go-to for girls and women for a century, and their annual cookie drives are the stuf...

Dover clinic will give you flu-shot via drive-thru

Infants and young children, adults aged 65 and older, pregnant women and those with certain health conditions or weakened immune systems have a greater risk of getting the flu and are highly recommended for receiving vaccinations. Only those students...

Don't worry about a rigged election in LA County, official says

The one-stop voting at the three locations will be held from 9 a.m.to 5:30 p.m. Postmarked ballots received after the deadline cannot be counted . "It used to be that if you had voted absentee, you could go to your polling place and spoil your b...

Fbi document spurs new controversy over clinton e mails

One FBI agent says the bureau denied repeated requests in the summer of 2015 from Kennedy to declassify an email related to Benghazi and declined to make a public statement about it. That group, according to the summary, argued for a Clinton docu...

Breast Cancer Death Rates Are Down, But Racial Disparities Persist

For way too many women around the world, living with breast cancer is a year-round battle. "Women are learning about breast cancer types and doctors are as well, and treatments are being done that are more effective", Richardson said. Dr. Jacquelin...

Sudden Drops in Blood Pressure Tied to Higher Odds for Dementia

Although there is "substantial evidence that hypertension leads to cognitive impairment, an effect attributed to oxidative stress-driven cerebrovascular dysfunction and damage, the underlying cellular and molecular mechanisms remain incompletely un...

'Weight gap' between rich and poor children set to soar by 2020

Professor Linda Bauld, Cancer Research UK's cancer prevention expert, based at the University of Stirling, said: "We should be concerned about the picture this paints for the health of the nation as we know that obese children are around five times...

Pens' Crosby diagnosed with concussion

The team stated they will give more updates as they get them, but a concussion could hold him out anywhere from a week to a few months. The captain of the league's championship team and the 2015-16 Conn Smythe victor may miss Thursday's season ...

4500 flights canceled for storm; some Florida airports open

All flights to and from Orlando were cancelled Friday and half scrapped for Saturday. According to the Orlando Sentinel , Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios and Disney's Animal Kingdom will open at 8 a.m. Orlando International Air...

Republican Voters Want GOP to Support Donald Trump After Video Surfaces

Trump posted a video of himself late Friday night apologizing for the 11 year old remarks he made, but took shots at both Bill and Hillary Clinton saying their actions against women are much worse. A new public opinion poll by POLITICO/Morning co...

Did Donald Trump make inappropriate comments about 12-year-old Paris Hilton?

The poll also showed that Clinton leads Trump among women (+20 percent), minorities (+66 percent) and people under the age of 45 (+8 percent), while the Republican candidate has the edge among men (+17 percent), whites (+21 percent) and independe...

US senator urging No. 18 Florida to move or delay LSU game

Could you get buses? The only question is: Why did it take so long? Still, Foley praised Sankey's decision, "I commend Commissioner Sankey on this decision, not an easy one. of Communications for the ACC, said. As of 5 p.m., there was no update...

Public protector to quiz Zuma

Thuli Madonsela , in her seven-year term as our Public Protector , has arguably had a bigger impact on the country than anyone since Nelson Mandela, and perhaps more importantly, set the bar for what a public protector should be. She will interview ...

Jaya's health continues to improve: Apollo

Earlier last week, DMK Chief M Karunanidhi had demanded that the AIADMK government should release a photo of Jayalalithaa to scotch the rumous surrounding her health. Thirumavalavan said Jayalalithaa is being treated on the second floor of the hospit...

Concern as California hit by cluster of minor earthquakes

As the number of earthquakes decreases over time, the chance of a major tremor drops, seismologist Lucy Jones told the Los Angeles Times . BART's Oakland center got about nine seconds of warning before shaking from the 2014 Napa quake struck, th...

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Multistate Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Controversial Supplement

Eight of 11 people interviewed reported consuming kratom in pills, powder, or tea forms. Meanwhile, Missouri-based Divinity Products Distribution has promised to recall and des...

Lansing city officials prepare for potential flooding in Mid-Michigan area

Wednesday morning. "Most common for us is urban flooding; we see this around the city of Meridian all the time, where certain spots in the city like to flood whenever we see a lot...

British Government Temporarily Halts New Funding to Aid Group Oxfam

Evans, who headed a "safeguarding" section responsible for protecting staff and the people Oxfam works with, spoke of frustration that her calls for more support for her team were ...

Brits Reacted In The Most British Way Possible To The Swansea Earthquake

The British Geological Survey said the epicentre was approximately 20km north-north-east of Swansea and at a depth of 7.4km. Events of this magnitude happen in the United Kingdo...

Onigbinde backs Eagles for CHAN title

In the second half, Morocco's first CHAN title edged even closer after Nigeria's Eneji Moses left the pitch after a second yellow card at the 47th minute. "The final of the A...

China, Russia not abiding by sanctions against N. Korea

The report cited evidence that North Korea has sold a ballistic-missile system to Myanmar and that it may be helping Syria with a chemical weapons program. North Korean leader K...

Fujifilm to take over Xerox, agrees to combine photocopier business

The companies said Wednesday that Fuji Xerox, their 56-year-old joint venture, will combine with Xerox, with Fujifilm Holdings taking a 50.1 percent stake in the newly formed c...

Oldest Human Fossil Outside Africa Discovered

The implications go back even further for co-author and physical anthropologist Israel Hershkovitz of Tel Aviv University in Israel, who says the find suggests our ancestors ...

Schools, offices shut, protesters demand Centre's intervention in Mahadayi dispute

Private firms, including IT majors, remained closed or let employees work from home. The aim was to pressurise PM Modi, who was expected to visit Karnataka on January 28, to ask G...

Bikram hot yoga not better than regular yoga says a study

But it is now more often known as hot yoga , following a scandal involving pioneer Bikram Choudhury, who has faced accusations of rape and sexual assault by former students. A stu...

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Doctor says Trumps health excellent, has no cognitive issues

Doctor says Trumps health excellent, has no cognitive issues

He did say he was open to changing his diet, perhaps with smaller portion sizes on White House meals. Under persistent questioning, Nielsen said she didn't recall the specific ...

Seven killed as Burma Police open fire to disperse protesters

Seven killed as Burma Police open fire to disperse protesters

The UN refugee agency said it is not involved in the process but is willing to play a "constructive role" in the process if allowed, specifically in registering the refugees and he...

Oklahomans have died due to the flu, health officials say

Oklahomans have died due to the flu, health officials say

So far, officials with the Oklahoma State Department of Health say that 45 people have died from the virus since September. Of those 50 Hoosiers who have died of the flu, 36 of t...

Persistent Gaming To Be Recognized As A Mental Illness

Persistent Gaming To Be Recognized As A Mental Illness

The ICD is used by health professionals globally and serves as an worldwide standard for defining health conditions and diseases. "Like in Asia, China and Japan and Korea there ...

Papa John's founder steps down as CEO weeks after National Football League comments

Papa John's founder steps down as CEO weeks after National Football League comments

For investors, the concern is that a CEO change won't be enough to reverse a slowdown in same-store sales. Shares of Papa John's are still down 13 percent from when the Nation...