• CDC warns of parasite that may crash your pool party
CDC warns of parasite that may crash your pool party

They're calling on those who are feeling under the weather to stay out of the water. A second report in the MMWR noted another potential hazard of public pools - inhalation of toxic chlorine gas. "So anytime we have a mass amount of people and water, we have the potential for problems", Tetro told Global News. These included 36 players and fa...

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  • Bernie Sanders Commends Special Counsel As A
Bernie Sanders Commends Special Counsel As A "Positive Step" In Russia Probe

That's why I think these investigations should not just be about the Comey memo. "I don't think we know exactly what happened". Of course the topic of President Trump came up, especially since hours earlier, The New York Times had dropped the latest bombshell about the president: allegations that he asked the FBI director to drop an investigati...

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  • Sheffield professor's advice on how to protect yourself — NHS cyber attack
Sheffield professor's advice on how to protect yourself — NHS cyber attack

Railway stations, post delivery, petrol stations, hospitals, office buildings, shopping centres and government services also were affected, Xinhua said, citing the Threat Intelligence Centre of Qihoo 360, a Chinese internet security services company.

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  • Cinco de Mayo met with more ambivalence in age of Trump
Cinco de Mayo met with more ambivalence in age of Trump

While the victory is still celebrated in Puebla, it's far from the national holiday American merchandisers would have us believe. For years, Yazmin Irazoqui Ruiz saw Cinco de Mayo as a reason to eat tacos and listen to Mexican music. He says the best way for visitors to start the fun is to make a stop at the South Omaha Museum at 23rd and M Stree...

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  • MN health officials want $5 million to fight infectious diseases
MN health officials want $5 million to fight infectious diseases

In 2008, the Minnesota Department of Health found that Somali children in Minneapolis were more likely to take part in services for autistic children, although it was unclear if that was because more children in the community had the disorder or because there was better outreach to the community.

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  • North Korea accuses US, South Korea of assassination attempt
North Korea accuses US, South Korea of assassination attempt

People who have appeared at such staged events have later said they were coerced. Yoo, who employed 430 North Korean workers at a semiconductor parts manufacturing plant in Kaesong, said his revenue has halved since he was forced to leave the industrial zone past year.

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  • Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk
Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk

After the bill was amended to address the concerns of the very conservative House Freedom Caucus this week, some of those members got onboard - apparently breathing new life into the effort. "We still don't know how this amendment changes the net vote total", a senior GOP aide told CNN . One moderate Republican who spoke anonymously put it this ...

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  • Scattered showers and storms possible through tonight
Scattered showers and storms possible through tonight

West wind 11 to 17 miles per hour. The overnight low is expected to be near 38. Thursday , it will be mostly sunny with a high near 66, the weather service said. Monday night: More clouds, a 40 percent chance of evening thunderstorms and showers overnight with a low of 40. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

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  • Mayor Wants to Raise Floor on Cost of Cigarette Packs to $13
Mayor Wants to Raise Floor on Cost of Cigarette Packs to $13

De Blasio made the announcement during anti-smoking event in the city. He said his goal is to reduce the number of smokers in the city by 160,000 over the next three years. Mayor Bill de Blasio is pushing legislation to hike New York City's minimum cigarette-pack price to $13, halve the number of stores allowed to sell tobacco products and put phar...

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  • Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in his prison cell
Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in his prison cell

Authorities say he hanged himself using a bedsheet tied to his cell window and had blocked the door from the inside by jamming it with various items. Leslie Walker, of Prisoners' Legal Services of MA, told WBUR's Deborah Becker on Morning Edition that prisoners are monitored to prevent suicide.

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  • Bahrain GP: Sebastian Vettel beats penalised Lewis Hamilton to victory
Bahrain GP: Sebastian Vettel beats penalised Lewis Hamilton to victory

For the third race in a row, Ferrari went aggressive with its strategy and pitted Vettel on lap 10 in an attempt to undercut Bottas in the lead. In Bahrain, the Briton recognised he could have put himself in a much better position to win.

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  • US, Mexico and Canada to make joint bid for 2026 World Cup
US, Mexico and Canada to make joint bid for 2026 World Cup

Speaking at the event, held at the One World Observatory inside Manhattan's One World Trade Center, Gulati said the initial proposal calls for the U.S., which had originally considered bidding alone, to stage 60 games in the newly expanded 48-country, 80-game tournament, with Canada and Mexico hosting ten games each.

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  • IS launches chlorine gas attacks in western Mosul
IS launches chlorine gas attacks in western Mosul

More than 300 square miles have been cleared since west Mosul operations began mid-February, he said. Isis overran the city in the summer of 2014 in a lightning advance which routed Iraqi forces. Death certificates were not issued for foreign fighters because their only identity was a nom de guerre, he said. Analysts say Iraqi forces deployed i...

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  • Swans in trouble after Mawson mistake gives Watford 1-0 win
Swans in trouble after Mawson mistake gives Watford 1-0 win

For Swansea, though, the gloom deepens as they remain entrenched in the bottom three - the bright start to Paul Clement's tenure a distant memory - two points shy of fourth from bottom Hull. Mawson made a catastrophic one when he dithered and lost the ball to Capoue who scored at the second attempt after Fabianski had saved well from his first.

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  • Explosion at Army ammunition plant in Missouri kills 1
Explosion at Army ammunition plant in Missouri kills 1

The Army did not say how long Bass worked at the plant or in what capacity. The injured workers were evaluated on scene and refused further treatment. The plant sits on 3,935 acres in Independence, CBS affiliate KCTV reports . The plant will be closed for the rest of today at the very least. Workplace safety experts with the U.S.

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  • Hyundai, Kia recall 1.4 million vehicles; engines can fail
Hyundai, Kia recall 1.4 million vehicles; engines can fail

The recall, which could cost the two firms hundreds of millions of dollars each, comes as Hyundai and Kia face a sharp drop in Chinese sales and sluggish demand in the USA and South Korea. Owners of the recalled vehicles should reach out to their dealer for an engine inspection. There are five models of the automakers' vehicles. Together they are t...

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  • These At-Home DNA Tests Are Now FDA-Approved
These At-Home DNA Tests Are Now FDA-Approved

Besides Parkinson's or late-onset Alzheimer's disease, they include: celiac disease; alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, which increases risk of lung and liver disease; a movement disorder called early onset primary dystonia; factor XI deficiency (hemophilia C), a blood clotting disorder; and Gaucher disease type 1 , which causes liver and splee...

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  • Men capture massive python in Florida Python Challenge
Men capture massive python in Florida Python Challenge

The 25 hunters will continue scouring the Florida Everglades for Burmese pythons until June. "I started to try to pull it so it wouldn't go into the water, and the snake just turns straight around and beelines toward my face", Banos said.

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  • 2nd train derailment in weeks at Penn Station causes delays
2nd train derailment in weeks at Penn Station causes delays

NJ Transit suspended all service in and out of Penn Station as trains were diverted to Hoboken , officials said. They were led to the platform by NJ Transit personnel. The LIRR encouraged riders to consider traveling outside peak hours or to begin their trips at Atlantic Terminal or Hunterspoint Avenue, where schedules should be "near normal".

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  • 3 dead in reported boiler explosion in St. Louis
3 dead in reported boiler explosion in St. Louis

We have been informed that a fire of unknown origin erupted this morning at the Loy Lange property adjacent to our Faultless Healthcare Linen plant at 2030 South Broadway; that material from the Loy Lange fire came onto a portion of our building; and that as a result there are said to be injuries and fatalities among our Faultless Linen employees...

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  • China says US trade orders should respect international rules
China says US trade orders should respect international rules

While the outreach is a continuation of regional ties promoted for several years by Mr Xi, it has taken on added urgency as Mr Trump's economic team weighs whether to follow through on campaign-trail promises of tariffs of as much as 45 per cent on Chinese goods.

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  • Warriors' Draymond Green encourages Raiders fans to boycott games in Oakland
Warriors' Draymond Green encourages Raiders fans to boycott games in Oakland

However, the lease has a catch: It's set up as two single-year options, which means the Raiders can back out of it after the 2017 season. On Monday, the team gained league approval to move to Las Vegas. Who was the one dissenting vote? After last night's win against the Rockets, Draymond spoke more about how saddened he is for the fan bas...

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  • Fadnavis requests doctors to withdraw strike, says will ensure proper security
Fadnavis requests doctors to withdraw strike, says will ensure proper security

In Maharashtra 44,000 protesting doctors have refused to call off the strike despite an assurance from Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, that armed policemen will be stationed in sensitive hospitals. Doctors in Delhi made a decision to go on strike on Thursday in solidarity. Bombay High Court chief justice Manjula Chellur had on Tuesday said: '...

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  • Brokers Alert: Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (NYSE:DPS)
Brokers Alert: Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (NYSE:DPS)

Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 15,531 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,352,128.86. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link . Finally, Advantus Capital Management Inc boosted its stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 0.3% in the third quarter. The number o...

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  • THEIRS: Trump's right, health issues are hard
THEIRS: Trump's right, health issues are hard

In fact, what the Republicans have in mind doesn't look like a replacement at all. "After all, they are planning to take an axe to Medicaid funding, pull the rug out from under millions of Americans, and increase taxes and out-of-pocket health care costs for working people", - Alliance For Healthcare Security.

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