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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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Hardik Pandya knows how to play in different situations: Rahul Dravid

Hardik Pandya knows how to play in different situations: Rahul Dravid

He fell for 72-ball-78 putting the match out of Australia's grasp while going on to win his second man of the match award in three games. But it's the way the team has responded to those challenges that has made this unit stand out. Dravid, who was Pandya's coach during an India A tour of Australia previous year, hoped that the current India A players are able to emulate Pandya's batting approach. Read More

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Once targeted by the Bucs, Dalvin Cook thrills for the Vikings

Once targeted by the Bucs, Dalvin Cook thrills for the Vikings

Maybe I'll give it to him for Christmas or something". The Bucs went to Rodgers when they had the ball on the goal line Sunday, and he was able to power it in for the score. Both of these teams figure to finish toward the bottom of the NFC, though the game will feature two very good running backs. "We've done a lot of work over the past week trying to make sure that the swelling is out of there, trying to get that controlled and just trying to get it to feel as good as it can", he said. Read More

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Luiz sees red as Blues held to a point

Luiz sees red as Blues held to a point

Did he catch Kolasinac? In this clash of red and blue, the Blues were yet again the team to see red. This is the third consecutive game against Arsenal that Chelsea have finished with ten players. Arsenal had the better of the chances at Stamford Bridge, and Conte paid tribute to both sides for what he described as an "open" game, with both sides going for the win. Read More

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City score six of the best in Watford rout

City, meanwhile, have slammed in nine goals in their past two games and head to Watford full of confidence. There was the memorable FA Cup game in January 2014 when Fernando Forestieri and Troy Deeney put Watford 2-0 up at the break and it was not until the 78th minute that Sergio Aguero pulled City level, and the 86th minute that Aleksandar Kolarov's put them ahead. Read More

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Boise woman with West Nile is recovering, officials say

Boise woman with West Nile is recovering, officials say

The virus is not transmitted person to person or directly between animals or between animals and humans. Additionally, the MSDH reports 12 new human cases of West Nile Virus , bringing the state total to 36 this year. In rare cases, West Nile can lead to serious ailments like meningitis or encephalitis. Using insect repellent when outdoors; a repellent with DEET or lcaridin offers the most effective protection. Read More

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DPRK slams South Korean president for north policy

DPRK slams South Korean president for north policy

Steve Bannon, the White House's chief strategist, told The American Prospect that there was no military solution to Pyongyang's nuclear threat. Beijing renewed its protest after Seoul made a decision to install four Thaad launchers, which had been initially deferred due to an environmental review, in response to Pyongyang's latest test of an intercontinental ballistic missile last month. Read More

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China border meet hangs in balance

China border meet hangs in balance

However, the Indian Army spokesperson in New Delhi refused to comment on the incident. Adhering to the prevailing practices, officials said, is in the interest of both sides in reducing tensions on the border, according to the report. At the tri-junction China, India, and Bhutan, Doklam is of strategic importance to all three. An Indian military officer said the skirmish was brief but violent and for the first time stones were used. Read More

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Everything to know about the upcoming total solar eclipse

Everything to know about the upcoming total solar eclipse

In ancient times people feared eclipses, which occur when the tilt of the earth's orbit around the sun and the moon's orbit around the earth are just right during a new moon phase for the moon to line up exactly over that big golden orb. Hawley, a physics and astronomy professor and the director of engineering physics at the University of Kansas, advised booking any travel tickets and hotel reservations way ahead of time and to expect plenty of traffic on the road. Read More

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President Trump Speaks at Commissioning Ceremony of the USS Gerald R. Ford

President Trump Speaks at Commissioning Ceremony of the USS Gerald R. Ford

The GOP president will preside over the commissioning of the nation's newest aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford , on Saturday, July 22, during a ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk. The Navy says that will save more than $4 billion over the ship's 50-year lifespan. The Navy said it would cost $43 billion to construct the first three ships in the Ford-class of carriers, including the USS John F. Read More

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Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations

Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations

Igor Sechin , president of Rosneft, had been on the department's List of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons list (SDN), establishing a clear violation of the sanctions by ExxonMobil. While at Exxon Mobil, Tillerson generally opposed sanctions because he thought they were usually ineffective. It leveled the statutory maximum civil penal of $2 million for the breaches. Read More

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Sonam's 'Neerja' wins best picture, AR Rahman honoured for musical contribution

Sonam's 'Neerja' wins best picture, AR Rahman honoured for musical contribution

The gorgeous diva garbed in an embellished grey gown was called on-stage to present the Best Actor Award to Shahid Kapoor for his spectacular performance in 'Udta Punjab '. Actress Taapsee Pannu , who played a pivotal role in " Pink ", was named the 'Woman Of The Year , ' while music maestro A.R. Rahman was given a Special Award in recognition of his contribution to film music since 25 years at the event, which was largely attended by the NRI community here. Read More

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