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Dog owners live longer, so in your face, cat fans

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We're semi-serious. Some Swedish outfit published a study on the health of dog owners, and it turns out that owning a pooch can decrease risk of death by 33 percent. The study concludes that owning a canine pet may prevent cardiovascular disease and other heart conditions by increasing the dog owner's social contact and well-being. Read More »

Sex can rarely trigger Cardiac Arrest: Recent Report

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Of these, 34 (0.7 percent) of SCAs were linked to sexual activity. "People will ask their doctors if sex increases their risk of sudden death, and we've never had the answer before because there never was a study", Dr. In an earlier article about sex and heart attack, a U.S. cardiologist puts the absolute risk of heart attack for a 50-year-old man who exercises regularly at one chance in a million per hour. Read More »

Group Says Fidget Spinners Are Dangerous

The U.S. Public Interest Research Group said the Fidget Wild Spinner Premium Brass tested for 33,000 parts per million of lead, and the Fidget Wild Spinner Premium Metal tested for 1,300 parts per million of lead. Target added that fidget spinners are labeled as a "general use" product rather than toys. Additionally, online the "Fidget Wild Spinner Premium Brass" is labeled for ages "six and up". Read More »

New research: A drink a day increases cancer risk

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The statement cited an increase in the risk of cancers of the oral cavity and pharynx and the liver, with a slightly lower increased risk for colorectal and pancreatic cancer. It's estimated that, worldwide, about 5 percent of new cancers and 6 percent of cancer deaths each year are directly attributable to alcohol consumption, the ASCO statement said. Read More »

Spartans Felton Davis makes incredible touchdown catch vs. Penn State

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Except, Penn State did get the stop earlier in the drive. Khari Willis led Michigan State with 11 tackles, David Dowell had two interceptions and Joe Bachie one. Coach James Franklin, who has helped pull Penn State back into the national conversation during the last two seasons, has now had 10 opportunities to beat a ranked opponent on the road in his head-coaching career. Read More »

Guru Nanak Birthday, Guru Nanak Jayanti Date, timing and significance

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In an over one-minute long video message, the prime minister shared his thoughts on the Sikh Guru and urged all to imbibe his teachings. Guru Nanak also taught the equality in the Sikh Langar (kitchen) so that in every gurudwara has a langar where all people offered free meal regardless of their color or religion. Read More »

Kaiser receives top safety ranking for Modesto location

Rhode Island ranked first among the states with the most A hospitals. In the category of safety problems for the fall 2017 report , the hospital scored among the best hospitals in the country in all four areas surveyed. Maryland was included in the state rankings for the first time, as prior to this most recent report it was exempt from reporting several safety measures on a national level. Read More »

Regular marijuana use linked to more sex, Stanford study finds

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To arrive at an accurate determination of marijuana's effect on intercourse frequency, Eisenberg and Sun turned to the National Survey of Family Growth , sponsored by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "We don't want people to smoke to improve sexual function, but it probably doesn't hurt things", says Eisenberg. What's more , the link was found across all kinds of demographic groups. Read More »

Turn in unused and expired medications Saturday during Drug Take Back Day

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Take Back events are held across the country today, October 28, generally from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m. We encourage citizens to clean out their medicine cabinets and turn in old and used prescription drugs so they can be disposed of safely. The DEA says the effort helps prevent prescription drugs from getting into the wrong hands, or into rivers and streams after improper disposal. Overall, in its 13 previous Take Back events, DEA and its partners have taken in over 8.1 million pounds -more than ... Read More »

Einstein's note with happiness theory sold for 1.56 mln Dollars

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It said the buyer of one of the notes was a European who wished to remain anonymous. One note says that 'a quiet and modest life brings more joy than a pursuit of success bound with constant unrest'. A second note written by Einstein at the same time on a blank piece of paper that simply reads "where there's a will, there's a way" was sold at a price of 240,000 US dollars, said the auction. Read More »

Kern County unemployment rate goes down

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The largest over-the-month gain was for the government, which added 1,300 jobs to its sector, bringing the total job number to 18,200. Rhode Island lost 3,700 jobs from the revised August employment level of 498,800, the agency said. Maine's unemployment rate remains low and was largely unchanged from August to September. Statwide, the unemployment rate stood at 2.8%, well below the national rate of 4.2%. Read More »

Over 100 Security Force Members Killed In Three Taliban Attacks

The Taliban claimed responsibility for Thursday's attack. Among those killed was the provincial police chief, Torialai Abdyani. "At around 2.50 a.m.in the morning (2220GMT Wednesday), a group of attackers attacked the Afghan National Army base in Maiwand district of Kandahar. Read More »

'Sunny and I have a Beautiful Relationship' : Hema Malini

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While the film did not go on to become a great hit (it didn't flop either), it definitely was a tribute to The Dream Girl of Bollywood, Hema Malini . The ageless talent has shared an insight into her life with Dharmendra as well as spoken on political figures like Modi, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, L.K. Read More »

Bengaluru: Karnataka Govt to Adopt Little Girl Rescued From Debris

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Authorities fear death toll would rise as some people are reported to be trapped under the debris. Four men and a woman were killed when a two-storey building collapsed here on Monday after a cooking gas cylinder exploded, police said. They said a noise of the blast was heard and the 20-year-old building was reduced to rubble. "Two families were residing in the ground floor while one was on the first floor". Read More »

Smoke From Wine Country Wildfires Sickens People 100 Miles Away

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Smoke from the Northern California wildfires has the potential to affect air quality throughout the entire San Joaquin Valley, prompting local air pollution officials to issue a health cautionary statement Valley-wide. "They exacerbate respiratory conditions like asthma, COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), emphysema and other conditions, because they are very harmful". Read More »

Game ball for week 5 loss to Michigan State

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On the ensuing Monday, Dantonio, then in his first season as head coach, told MI to watch its back, endearing himself to Spartan nation. "We talk about this every week". Savoy went 53 yards on a slant pattern to open the scoring midway through the first quarter, and the Hokies (5-1, 1-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) never trailed. Read More »

Bristol bakery raises hundreds of dollars for breast cancer research

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Only 10 percent of breast cancer is estimated to have an inherited component. Approximately 64.4 Navajo women out of 100,000 are diagnosed with breast cancer . Of course, following the Three Bus does not guarantee you won't develop breast cancer at some point in your life. Breast cancer screening is done through clinical breast exams and mammography. Read More »

Radhe Maa dances with police officers, two suspended

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Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP), an umbrella organisation of 13 akharas, has recently released a list of 14 blacklisted spiritual leaders including Radhe Maa . "An inquiry has been initiated against the SHO and five police personnel". Justice Sadhana Jadhav directed the Borivali police to record her statement and allowed Gupta to assist the police in conducting further probe on the basis of her statement and, if necessary, take further action as per law. Read More »

Hadiya case: SC to examine whether HC can annul marriage

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The court, however, took exception to Dave's contention that it could not have travelled beyond the prayers made in the petition and ordered an NIA investigation saying the court had the power to do so depending on the facts of each case. In a fresh application for recall of this order, Shafin Jahan said that on August 17, 2017 activist Rahul Easwar visited the home of the girl's father, where Akhila has been detained. Read More »

Researchers develop smart tattoos that use color changing ink for medical info

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While the tattoo device is not yet available on the market as a product, researchers have already demonstrated its success following tests on pig skin, with colour changes observed in response to different biomarkers. The scientists presented the advantages of this biotechnology, including the ability to use it without electricity or charging, its weightlessness, and the fact that changes in a person's skin would not affect how these tattoos work. Read More »

Churchill medallist Billy Slater and Cooper Cronk coy on NRL futures

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Directly opposite Cronk is Michael Morgan; the man who has more than emerged from the shadow of injured future immortal Johnathan Thurston. It was a dominant performance from a team that finished three wins clear of second place in the regular season, ensuring Cronk departed from the club with two titles. Read More »

Saudi women driving ban lifted: Euphoria and sarcasm

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Saudi Arabia will use the "preparatory period" until June to expand licensing facilities and develop the infrastructure to accommodate millions of new motorists, state media said. Some hit back at sexist jokes that flooded Saudi Twitter in the wake of the driving ban being lifted, reminding people that Saudi Arabia has one of the world's highest vehicle accidents rates, while only men are driving. Read More »

OECD revises world economic growth forecast upwards

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In a mid-term review of its twice-yearly global economic outlook, the organization of 35 mainly industrialized countries warned that "strong and sustained global growth is not yet secured". In India, the transitory effects of demonetisation and of the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax ( GST ) have led to a downward revision in growth projections, to 6.7 percent in 2017 and 7.2 percent in 2018. Read More »

Apple's Worthy iPhone 8 Models May Languish in X's Shadow

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Tim Cook was put on the spot about iPhone X pricing, with Apple's CEO questioned as to whether the new flagship smartphone was too costly for the typical American user. The iPhone X supports wireless charging based on Qi standard, and fast-charging technology. Coming in at $1,399, the iPhone X once again shows that the constant change in technology continually drives our need for upgrades and excess. Read More »

Former Connecticut Resident Riding Out Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

It said a hurricane warning is in effect for the United States and British Virgin Islands , Puerto Rico and parts of the Dominican Republic, the Turks and Caicos Islands and the Bahamas. Forecasters said the storm was packing winds of 250 kilometers per hour (155 miles per hour) and was expected to thrash the island , which is home to over 3.4 million people, for 12 to 24 hours. Read More »

India Calls Rohingya a Security Threat in Deportation Bid

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Mohammad Salimullah, one of the two Rohingya petitioners, said the authorities in New Delhi had always been helpful so he was hopeful the court would support the refugees. Meanwhile, the apex court refused a plea to issue a notice to the National Human Rights Commission, which openly backed Rohingya Muslims and said that it would argue against their deportation. Read More »

Narendra Modi Meets Suu Kyi, Discusses India-Myanmar Relations

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He added that it is important for both the nations to work together as they both share similar security concerns. India estimates almost 40,000 Rohingya Muslims have already made India their home over the last five years and has announced plans to deport the illegal immigrants back to Myanmar . Read More »

Republicans Hate Funding Disaster Relief… Until It Helps Their Own State

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Chris Christie's complaint, which he voiced earlier in the show, that Cruz misled the public about a Hurricane Sandy relief package in order to posture himself as a more conservative candidate in 2016. First, the GOP-controlled Congress cut the aid requested by former President Obama and the governors of Connecticut , New York and New Jersey , who had asked for a total of $83 billion to make their states whole again. Read More »

First cases of West Nile Virus for 2017 found in MI

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Since 2002, there have been 59 confirmed human cases of West Nile virus in Lake County, as well as two confirmed deaths, according to the health department. DRESS - Wear shoes, socks, long trousers and long-sleeved shirts that are loose fitting and light colored. Eliminate all sources of standing water on your property, including flowerpots, gutters, buckets, pool covers, bird baths, old auto tires, rain gutters and pet bowls. Read More »

Sandra Bullock donates $1 million for hurricane relief

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Are you aware that Bullock has been giving big donations to charity? ConocoPhillips has also "taken multiple actions to address employee needs and support their individual outreach efforts", including matching personal donations from employees and retirees. Read More »

Twitter Goes Crazy as West Indies Stun England to Win 2nd Test

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Instead it was Shai Hope who struck the winning runs with a legside flick for two off Chris Woakes. Joe Root had to bowl James Anderson and Stuart Broad far too much, first of all to try and get wickets and then to stem the flow of runs but Shai Hope was absolutely brilliant. Read More »

Security Tightened In Punjab Ahead Of Ram Rahim's Sentencing: Amarinder Singh

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His comments came after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh chaired a high-level meeting to review the country's security situation, particularly in Haryana. He said he was speaking on the basis of information provided by Haryana, which was "hestitating in sharing information". Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar have urged people in the states to maintain peace. Read More »

Majority of American Public Concerned About Trump's Behavior

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Voters say that President Donald Trump's inconsistent condemnations of racism have not discouraged white supremacists, according to a survey released this week. The president's overall approval rating stands at 43 per cent، slightly higher than measurements in most other surveys. Just 38 per cent said they would choose a Republican. Read More »

Kushner stresses Trump's Mideast peace optimism but details scant

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In a recent speech at a rally in Tel Aviv, Netanyahu attacked the Oslo Accords, the interim Israeli-Palestinian agreement meant to facilitate a solution to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. "I think this is a sign of the great alliance between us and the great goals that guide us". Netanyahu said such a deal is "within our reach", and promised to work with the Trump administration "to advance peace, stability and security in our region". Read More »

Study ties vitamins to lung cancer

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Regular taking of vitamins B6 and B12 in high doses were found to be most affecting smokers, who were found to 3-4 times higher risk of getting lung cancer . Until more research is completed, there is no conclusive link between high doses of vitamin B and lung cancer . There were too few cases of lung cancer among never-smokers to crunch numbers to see if supplement use was linked to increased risk for them, too. Read More »

Johnson & Johnson to pay $417m in cancer lawsuit

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Johnson & Johnson spokeswoman Carol Goodrich said that the science "supports the safety" of the company's products. It has lost four out of five previous cases tried before juries in Missouri, leading to more than $300m in penalties. There have been several cases in the past as well where women have complained that they developed cancer after they used the firm's products to address concerns about vaginal odour and moisture. Read More »

Roger Goodell Close To Signing Extension Through 2024

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Goodell made almost $32 million in fiscal year 2015, according to the league's tax filing from that year, and has made $212.5 million in his first 10 years as commissioner. Goodell is a lame duck commissioner in the eyes of the players, but he is a gem in the eyes of the owners. The current collective bargaining agreement expires after the 2020 season. Read More »

KL apologises over flag blunder

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The creation of Malaysia when the British Empire was dismantled after the Second World War was bitterly opposed by Indonesia , itself then a new nation emerging from Dutch colonial rule and a short-lived Japanese occupation. "I am expressing my deep regret on this fault, which shows negligence and absent-mindedness", he said in a statement. But it was not the only incident, as a SEA Games booklet also mixed up Indonesia and Thailand's flags in a reprint of the medals table from 2011. Read More »