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Bangladesh, Myanmar to complete return of Rohingyas in two years

Bangladesh, Myanmar to complete return of Rohingyas in two years

The pact, which was decided during meetings between Bangladesh's Foreign Secretary Mohammad Shahidul Haque and Myanmar Permanent Secretary Myint Thu in Naypyidaw on Monday and Tuesday, will come into effect from January 23. The military, however, denies it was involved in any sexual assaults. He and his wife are now seeking refuge in Bangladesh's Kutupalong refugee camp . Read More

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Widespread Flu Hits Earlier This Season

Widespread Flu Hits Earlier This Season

Experts warn this year's flu season could be worst than other years and with school back in session, it means its open season for the flu virus to spread. This year there seems to be a 50-50 split. Dr. Basye said even though the flu shot is not at peak effectiveness, it is still better to get the vaccine than going without it, especially those with weaker immune systems like young children and the elderly. Read More

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Texas woman dies after contracting flesh-eating bacteria vibriosis after eating raw oysters

Texas woman dies after contracting flesh-eating bacteria vibriosis after eating raw oysters

Thirty-six hours after eating the raw oysters , LeBlanc experienced symptoms of allergic reaction like difficulty in breathing and rashes on her legs that looked like severe wounds. Typically, infections happen from May through October when water is warm. Bergquist now plans to raise awareness about vibrio . " If we had known that the risk was so high, I think she would've stopped eating oysters ", Bergquist told KLFY . Read More

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Elizabeth Warren Says Trump Is Guilty Of 'Slut' Shaming

Elizabeth Warren Says Trump Is Guilty Of 'Slut' Shaming

Trump responded Tuesday, tweeting Gillibrand used to "come to [his] office "begging" for campaign contributions", alleging she "would do anything for them". Trump donated $4,800 to Gillibrand's Senate campaign in 2010, according to federal campaign finance records. "He is an admitted sexual predator and the only thing that will stop him is his resignation", Hirono said. Read More

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Quake hits Rudraprayag, tremors in north India

Quake hits Rudraprayag, tremors in north India

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) stated that the moderate intensity quake struck at 8:49 pm on Wednesday. There were no reports of loss of property or life. So far there were no reports of any damage or loss of lives in the natural disaster. It falls in the Himalayan region. The natural disaster struck at 8:49 pm, at a depth of 30 kilometres, according to the Indian Meteorological Department. Read More

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England get lucky but Gareth Southgate urges caution

England get lucky but Gareth Southgate urges caution

We are expecting a very hard match". They'll then meet Panama - who are appearing in the tournament for the first time - before a clash with Belgium in their final Group G match in Kaliningrad. Breaking Panama down will be England's challenge but with Tunisia and Panama cast in the roles of minnows, England must perform as they did in their qualifying campaign, where they were efficient rather than stylish. Read More

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Delhi: 5 held in shootout near Dwarka Mor metro station, arms seized

Delhi: 5 held in shootout near Dwarka Mor metro station, arms seized

In the middle of all the action, one of the suspects, later identified as Toni, managed to slide down from one of the windows to a Delhi Metro Rail Corporation office, which shares boundary with the building, and escape. A large cache of weapons including 12 pistols and 100 bullets have been recovered from the site, Hindustan Times reported. "Five persons have been arrested", said the Delhi police spokesperson. Read More

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Congratulations, Sex Probably Won't Give You a Heart Attack

Congratulations, Sex Probably Won't Give You a Heart Attack

Sumeet Chugh , the lead author of the study and the associate director of the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute, said in a statement. Previous studies have confirmed sex can trigger non-fatal cardiac events like heart attacks, but Chugh and colleagues designed their study to determine whether or not sexual activity is a risk factor for SCA in particular, since the condition accounts for 350,000 deaths in the US each year. Read More

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Disneyland shuts down 2 cooling towers after guests contract Legionnaires' disease

Disneyland shuts down 2 cooling towers after guests contract Legionnaires' disease

One patient, who had not visited the park and had additional health issues, died, she said. Good's email statement didn't indicate if any of those who contracted the disease were related to each other. Those towers were chemically treated and shut down to eliminate further infection. "We have proactively shared this information with OCHCA (Orange County Health Care Agency) and given our actions". Read More

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Penn study pinpoints why last year's flu shot was a dud

The conventional influenza vaccine platform uses weakened or dead versions of the influenza virus to stimulate immunity against hemagglutinin (HA), a spike-shaped protein that extends from the surface of the virus and attacks cells. In the lab, they coupled the H1N1 virus with human antibodies - immune system soldiers that fight off foreign invaders. The efficacy of the vaccine against influenza has been significantly limited in 2016, protecting that 20% to 30% of vaccinated persons, have ... Read More

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India, Australia to share trophy after Hyderabad T20I called off

India, Australia to share trophy after Hyderabad T20I called off

The Match has been called off! The third and final Twenty20 worldwide between India and Australia has been abandoned without a ball being bowled due to wet outfield . "Arrangements have been made at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, the venue of the match, to ensure that the match is held without any problem", curator YL Chandrasekhar said, adding that the recent bout of rain had not affected the pitch. Read More

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Arizona Diamondbacks at Los Angeles Dodgers Game 2 score, TV channel

Arizona Diamondbacks at Los Angeles Dodgers Game 2 score, TV channel

The 26-year-old faced the Diamondbacks four times this season (three starts and one relief appearance), allowing six runs over 21 innings (2.57 ERA). Roberts removed Kershaw after he allowed homers to Ketel Marte and Jeff Mathis on back-to-back pitches with one out in the seventh. After a Cody Bellinger single, Yasiel Puig lined a double into center field to give Los Angeles a 4-0 advantage. Read More

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San Juan Mayor Mocks Trump With This Epic T-Shirt

San Juan Mayor Mocks Trump With This Epic T-Shirt

Following his visit to Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria , President Trump said in an interview with Fox News' Geraldo Rivera that the island owes "a lot of money" to Wall Street and the US must "wipe out" its debt. During last year's campaign, Trump suggested the US government could address its own debt problems by renegotiating its bonds and paying less than their face value, remarks that also raised alarms in the markets. Read More

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Cowboys LB Sean Lee out vs. Rams with hamstring strain

Goff has almost doubled his yard per attempt to 10.1, completed over 70 percent of his passes, and posted a passer rating of 118.2, all top-3 marks in the NFL . The Cowboys were the first to kneel as a team prior to the singing of the anthem Monday night, but stand arm-in-arm during it . Defensively, the Cowboys are yielding 20.7 points and 315.0 total yards (227.7 in passing and 87.3 in rushing) per game. Read More

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