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Surgeon General calls youth vaping a public health threat

She claimed teens using e-cigarettes were already smoking conventional cigarettes. More than a quarter of students in grades 6 through 12 and ...

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NYC Confirms Five Babies Born With Zika-Related Birth Defects

The state health department says the patients reported like-like symptoms between November 29th and December 1st. Four additional South Texas ...

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United Kingdom housing market shows signs of recovery

The Halifax, part of Lloyds Banking Group, reported on Wednesday that annual growth in United Kingdom house prices accelerated in November for t...

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President Obama marks 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

Ceremonies around the tri-state area commemorated the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor . It was the exact moment Japanese plans...

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Willie Taggart: Willie Taggart hired as Oregon's head coach

The Ducks experienced initial success under Mark Helfrich , Kelly's replacement, but have stagnated over the past two seasons, bottoming out wi...

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US Supreme Court sides with Samsung in patent fight with Apple

Samsung Electronics has been granted another chance to claw back some of the $548m it was forced to pay smartphone rival Apple in 2012 by the...

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NYC sees spike in reported hate crimes since Trump election

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) wants the federal government to reimburse the city for the costs of protecting President-elect Donald Tr...

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Trump faces pushback from base, allies over Romney musings

Petraeus is scheduled to appear on ABC's "This Week" Sunday morning in a media appearance that could serve as a de facto test of how he might ha...

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Illinois governor to sign bill to spare 2 nuclear plants

At Riverdale High School in Port Byron, he signed the bill that will keep open nuclear power plants in Cordova, near the Quad Cities, and Clinto...

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Chris Christie in historic poll territory (not the good kind)

In the Quinnipiac poll, 71 percent of voters said Christie knew his aides were causing the scandal, and 56 percent said the governor's personal ...

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Unreleased Footage of Beyoncé Is Up for Auction

The tapes are being sold in a closed auction with bids welcome until January 10. The collection, dating from 1992, contains of approximately t...

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Superbug Gene Found on Pig Farm

Still, the gene was primarily located in the breeding enclosure environment, rather than among pigs being fattened for slaughter, and the resea...

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What does World AIDS Day mean for you?

According to official data, China had about 850,000 people with AIDS or HIV, about 0.06 percent of the Chinese population, at the end of 2015. ...

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Southgate may let Rashford play for U21s

England manager Gareth Southgate confirmed Wayne Rooney will remain captain on Thursday (Dec 1) as he faced the media for the first time since ...

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Jio's Happy New Year offer Free services until 31st March, 2017

Reliance Jio, the latest entrant in India's telecom sector, is extending free services such as voice, internet data, and video to new and existi...

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Wenger: We won't sign January replacement for Cazorla

Santi Cazorla is confident that he can be back in action with Arsenal sooner than expected after initial examinations on a tendon in his righ...

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United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon apologises for first time over cholera outbreak

Speaking to the U.N. General Assembly Thursday, Ban Ki-moon, said the U.N. deeply regrets the loss of life the outbreak caused. "Eliminating c...

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The 2016 Hurricane Season has ended

Hermine and Matthew were the only two named storms to make landfall in the U.S.in 2016 as hurricanes. Matthew and Nicole were Category 2 hurri...

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Highly toxic opioid found at scene of fatal overdose in Vancouver

Within the next month, however, the ability to undertake post mortem testing for carfentanil should be available at the Provincial Toxicology Ce...

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AIDS prevalence: Fast-track strategy needed to fight HIV epidemic in Pakistan

Mr Durkan said: "I am delighted to support World AIDS Day and help raise awareness of the importance of HIV testing". While "MSM represent app...

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France's Hollande and his premier weigh presidential bids

This scenario would imply a Cabinet reshuffle, only few months from the end of Hollande's term. Earlier on Saturday, leading Socialist politicia...

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Texas Reports First Case of Suspected Mosquito-Borne Zika

Microcephaly is considered the most severe birth defect associated with Zika. Their appearance was a game-changer for the region's vector contro...

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Want to Delay Death? Swim, Dance or Play Tennis

Oja and his colleagues wanted to expand upon existing research about the benefits of physical activity . But going running, or playing foot...

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Matt Lauer Signs $20 Million A Year Contract With 'Today' Show

There had been no talk of him leaving " Today ", which generates around $500 million a year in revenue for NBC. Currently, Oppenheim is workin...

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Father's Tommee Tippee cup search for autistic son

A spokesman said: "We are delighted to confirm that we are able to start production on a run of the original cup ". "But they told me they ha...

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