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Fire Breaks Out In Delhi Plastic Factory, Atleast 10 Killed

Fire Breaks Out In Delhi Plastic Factory, Atleast 10 Killed

Fire Services officials said that many people were still reportedly trapped inside the building as they made desperate attempts to rescue them. "The fire was of Category Four, which means it was not big". Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed anguish over the tragedy. My thoughts are with the families of those who lost their lives. "Saddened at the loss of 17 lives in the Bawana cracker factory fire". Read More

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Walmart Offers Free Opioid Disposal Product

Walmart Offers Free Opioid Disposal Product

According to the manufacturer, when Dispose-RX is added to a pill bottle with warm water, it separates the medication into a biodegradable gel. In the statement that revealed this latest addition to the company's pharmaceutical operations, Walmart notes how "DisposeRx provides a virtually effortless way for patients to destroy leftover opioids and a way to do so without ever leaving home". Read More

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We are never coming home, say Chibok girls in video

We are never coming home, say Chibok girls in video

Later that month, Boko Haram release a video in which a woman claiming to be one of the Chibok girls is seen wearing a black veil and holding a gun. Fifty-seven of them managed to escape in the immediate aftermath of the abduction. They have now returned to the northeast and are back in education at the American University of Nigeria, in the Adamawa state capital, Yola. Read More

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Tarrant County reports its first 3 flu deaths

Tarrant County reports its first 3 flu deaths

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the flu season nationwide is far worse than what they saw a year ago at this time. Rodriguez said that even if the vaccine is weak this year, vaccinating is still the most important thing county residents can do to avoid getting sick and mitigate the illness if they do get sick. Read More

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Cancer deaths continue to decline as smoking rates drop

Cancer deaths continue to decline as smoking rates drop

The American Cancer Society (ACS) reported that 2.4 million people have been spared from cancer since 2011. The report estimates that this year there will be 1.7 million new cancer cases and 609,640 cancer deaths in the United States. The most common cause of cancer death is still lung cancer. The cancer death rate in the US has dropped 26 percent since 1991. As tobacco use is the major cause of death almost 3 in 10 for the people diagnosed with cancer. Read More

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Bride Battling Breast Cancer Dies Hours After Wedding

Bride Battling Breast Cancer Dies Hours After Wedding

After that, they were inseparable, according to Mosher. He told news organizations that on the day he planned to propose to her on December 23, 2016, she was diagnosed with cancer. Francis Hospital, Connecticut, with the couple surrounded by their friends and family. The couple exchanged vows in the hospital's chapel. "This has been a heartbreaking time, but I'm glad this story has brought hope to so many people, " Karas said. Read More

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Marijuana Use By Pregnant Women On The Rise

Marijuana Use By Pregnant Women On The Rise

Over that same period, the proportion of pregnant women aged 18 to 24 using marijuana rose from 10 percent to 19 percent. On the survey, which the women completed early in their pregnancy, were questions about marijuana use. Whatever the reasons, the findings could be bad news for babies, since "initial evidence suggests that prenatal marijuana may impair fetal growth and neurodevelopment", Young-Wolff's group said. Read More

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Florida State actually might not be bowl eligible

Florida State actually might not be bowl eligible

But a possible administrative error, apparently discovered by a user of the website Reddit, is calling into question whether the Seminoles' victory against Delaware State should count toward the NCAA's bowl-eligibility requirement. The report focuses on Florida State's 77-6 win over FCS team Delaware State on November 18. Unfortunately for the teams that weren't invited, the discovery was made a bit too late to make any changes, and FSU will still play in the Independence Bowl. Read More

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Natural disaster -5.5 Hits PARTS OF NORTH INDIA

Natural disaster -5.5 Hits PARTS OF NORTH INDIA

However, initial reports suggested that the epicentre of the natural disaster was in Uttarakhand. A moderate natural disaster hit India's northern state of Uttarakhand on Wednesday, officials said. As per media reports Vibrations were also felt in Himachal Pradesh's Shimla, Kullu and Mandi, and some parts of Punjab and Haryana. Reports said panic-stricken people rushed out of their houses and buildings to gather in open streets. Read More

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England land Belgium, Tunisia and Panama in 2018 World Cup draw

England land Belgium, Tunisia and Panama in 2018 World Cup draw

England have never lost to Belgium at a major tournament and have only lost one of their 21 matches against them. He added: "We are a group of players with an incredible responsibility, they are true ambassadors for Belgium football". "We haven't beaten those top teams yet so that is something we have got to aspire to do but we also know the team is improving and is going to improve in the months and years to come. Read More

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Sex rarely causes hearts to stop, says new study

Sex rarely causes hearts to stop, says new study

Most of the cases were men with a history of heart disease. "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", senior study author Dr. Patients who experienced SCA related to sexual activity also had a higher rate of ventricular fibrillation/tachycardia than those who did not. However, journal publisher American College of Cardiology said that the researchers did not have information on how ... Read More

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Why the flu vaccine was not very effective in 2016

Conventional vaccines have been shown to be less than 60 percent effective when they're successfully matched to the now circulating strain. Traditional flu shot basically contains feeble and dead version of flu viruses . The eggs are then allowed to incubate, and in turn, this allows the virus to replicate. Once it has been injected, these specific viruses trigger the body's immune system to go against proteins which move away from the surface of the flu virus. Read More

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Pollution charge to hit suppliers entering London

Pollution charge to hit suppliers entering London

The toxicity charge covers the same area and operating times as the congestion charge zone and applies mainly to vehicles registered before 2006 that do not meet the "Euro 4" European directive to regulate vehicle emissions. "Today marks a major milestone in this journey with the introduction of the T-Charge to encourage motorists to ditch polluting , harmful vehicles. Read More

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Rams vs. Cowboys Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction

Demarcus Lawrence has suddenly emerged as one of the best pass rushers in the league and last Monday night he nearly single handedly dominated the Arizona Cardinals offensive front, recording three sacks. 1 overall pick Jared Goff was sitting and later lost the first seven starts of his career. Ryan Switzer made a few key special teams mistakes today, but none were greater than that second quarter fumble which resulted in seven points for the Rams . Read More

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HHS focuses on increased vaccination for new flu season

HHS focuses on increased vaccination for new flu season

Like last season, the nasal mist vaccine is not available. Roughly 105 children died previous year of the flu, and flu related hospitalizations have almost quadrupled - from 7,000 to 26,000 - since 2010. During most seasons, the highest hospitalization rate was among adults age 65 years and older, followed by children younger than 5 years old. At the global level, H3N2 and influenza B are the predominant seasonal flu strains, and in the most recent flu developments, Australia is still ... Read More

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Saudi women driving ban lifted: Euphoria and sarcasm

Saudi women driving ban lifted: Euphoria and sarcasm

The kingdom will issue driving licences to women from next June, in the most striking reform yet credited to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, despite the risk of a backlash from hardliners. . "The move to allow women to drive is set to benefit the entire market", LMC analyst David Oakley 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 auto accidents rates, while ... Read More

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Catalan police ordered to crack down on disputed ballot

Catalan police ordered to crack down on disputed ballot

Demonstrators carried pro-independence flags and signs calling for the October 1 vote that the Spanish government calls illegal and has pledged to stop. A Catalan vote for independence could send the euro plunging, as the risk of Spain breaking up and splitting the eurozone grows. "We will let the government and the people there work it out, and we will work with whatever government or entity that comes out of it", Nauert said. Read More

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