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Landmark challenge to abortion laws opens before UK Supreme Court

The Belfast High Court declared in 2015 Ireland's criminal abortion law was incompatible with Article 8 of the ECHR, the right to respect for private and family life, because of the absence of excepti...

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Metuh's Trial: Ex-President Jonathan Ordered to Appear in Court Wednesday

Metuh's Trial: Ex-President Jonathan Ordered to Appear in Court Wednesday

Ben Nwosu, who ended his testimony earlier on Monday, had insisted that the N400m paid to the ex-spokesperson for the PDP from the Office of the National Security Adviser in November 2014, (the money ...

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Bipasha-Karan up heat in steamy condom ad!

Bipasha-Karan up heat in steamy condom ad!

Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover might not be doing as many films as their contemporaries. The "obvious" reason why the users trolled her was that she endorsed a condom advertisement despite bei...

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Sonakshi Sinha shares Ittefaq's title song, 'Ittefaq Se' on twitter

Sonakshi Sinha shares Ittefaq's title song, 'Ittefaq Se' on twitter

Ittefaq which marks the directorial debut of late filmmaker BR Chopra's son Abhay Chopra is an adaptation of Yash Chopra's 1969 film by the same name. The song features Sonakshi and Siddharth in a my...

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Kansas-Missouri exhibition game raises $1.75M for hurricane relief

Kansas-Missouri exhibition game raises $1.75M for hurricane relief

I admit, I had butterflies. Oh, and Kansas won 93-87 behind a 25-point outburst from Jayhawks guard Devonte' Graham . "It was a big impact", one Missouri fan told FOX 4. "There's a side of her that...

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Cuomo signs bill banning use of e-cigarettes indoors

Cuomo signs bill banning use of e-cigarettes indoors

The aerosol that users breathe from the device and exhale can contain nicotine, volatile organic compounds, cancer-causing chemicals, heavy metals and ultrafine particles that can be inhaled deep into...

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Breast cancer study: 72 new mutations discovered

Breast cancer study: 72 new mutations discovered

They could be responsible for as much as 16 per cent of the increased risk of this cancer sub-type in women from affected families. The large study involved more than 550 researchers from about 300 ...

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Flu season comes early in Mississippi

Flu season comes early in Mississippi

Health officials say it's publically funded for those between the ages of 2 and eighteen however adults can also purchase the vaccine. Tom Haupt, influenza coordinator and respiratory epidemiologist...

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Trump hits National Football League over continued protests: 'No leadership'

Trump hits National Football League over continued protests: 'No leadership'

Another meeting has been set to talk social issues on October 31, USA Today reports . Trump last week urged supporters to sign a petition in support of standing during the national anthem. Lewis no...

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Man accused of dealing heroin in hospital after daughter's birth

The occupants told police they had just bought the drugs from Hulse at Excela Health Westmoreland hospital. Officers reportedly phoned nurses beforehand so that the child wasn't in the room when they ...

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Curious case of woman who sweats blood

Curious case of woman who sweats blood

The Italian woman has suffered for three years with random "self-limited" incidents of bleeding from her face and palms - although her skin remains intact and undamaged. In a few examples it is though...

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Missouri Appeals Court Overturns Talc-Cancer Verdict for Johnson & Johnson

Missouri Appeals Court Overturns Talc-Cancer Verdict for Johnson & Johnson

In his opinion, Judge Nelson criticized the jury's punitive damages award, a shocking $347 million, as excessive, citing a lack of evidence demonstrating Johnson & Johnson's malice. "We expect the exi...

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Patients told: Don't ask for antibiotics

Patients told: Don't ask for antibiotics

Overusing the drugs is making infections harder to treat by creating drug-resistant superbugs. The Keep Antibiotic Working programme, launching today, features musical antibiotics singing about the ...

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Prices rise almost 9 cents in Grand Rapids area — GAS PRICES

Prices rise almost 9 cents in Grand Rapids area — GAS PRICES

Despite the recent downward trend, the state average remains 13 cents higher than pre-Hurricane Harvey levels. Lansing: $2.59/g, up 9.5 cents per gallon from last week's $2.50/g. However, gas prices...

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Priscilla Presley Has Not Left Scientology Despite Reports, Rep Says

According to new reports, Priscilla Presley wants nothing to do with Scientology anymore. The newspaper had reported claims made by a source that she was said to have "had enough" of belonging to ...

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Michy Batshuayi sends message to Chelsea manager Antonio Conte

Michy Batshuayi sends message to Chelsea manager Antonio Conte

Chelsea needed patience as Watford had chances to put the game beyond them and it was substitute Michy Batshuayi , who scored a brace that turned the game around after the Blues were down 1-2. To ...

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Hostage situation at English shopping mall ends

Hostage situation at English shopping mall ends

A man has been arrested and is in police custody. The West Midlands Ambulance Service said two people who had been held hostage at a bowling alley in a shopping center in Nuneaton have been releas...

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Texas woman suffers from 'broken heart syndrome' after her dog dies

Texas woman suffers from 'broken heart syndrome' after her dog dies

A woman from Texas was hospitalised for a possible heart attack , however the doctors later found out that she was not exactly suffering from a cardiac arrest but actually had the symptoms of a "b...

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California Court Overturns $417 Mln Verdict Linking J&J Baby Powder With Cancer

The pharmaceutical of New Brunswick, New Jersey, had appealed all their convictions. A jury on August 21 had found Johnson & Johnson failed to warn that its talcum powder products caused ovarian cance...

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Rajasthan govt likely to replace controversial ordinance with bill

Rajasthan govt likely to replace controversial ordinance with bill

According to the government, it was found that the incident for which the complaint was filed "did not occur" in almost 73 per cent police cases filed under Section 156 (3) of the Code of Criminal Pro...

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1 dead, 1 missing after fuel barge fire off Texas coast

1 dead, 1 missing after fuel barge fire off Texas coast

The Coast Guard is responding to a vessel that caught fire Friday morning three miles off the jetties of Port Aransas, Texas. "This incident is not in Aransas Pass waters". The Port of Corpus Christi ...

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Breast cancer awareness month continues with more pink themed events

Breast cancer awareness month continues with more pink themed events

All funds raised at that event will be donated to the Saint Lukes Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI) emergency relief fund for non-medical expenses. "If she'd had colonoscopies she probably would'...

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Alcohol may boost foreign language skills

Alcohol may boost foreign language skills

Participants were randomized to consume either a low dose of alcohol or a control beverage that contained no alcohol, before they chatted with an experimenter in Dutch for a few minutes. The discussio...

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Florida State in jeopardy of snapping nation's longest bowl streak

Florida State in jeopardy of snapping nation's longest bowl streak

A big reason why the Seminoles have been able to move the ball better is the running game, which is averaging 193.3 yards over the past three games with Cam Akers and Jacques Patrick. The regular seas...

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MSRTC core committee calls off transport workers strike

MSRTC core committee calls off transport workers strike

On Saturday morning, the bus depots saw little hustle-bustle after the strike was called off but during Diwali, the depots were as empty as a ghost town. The Bombay HC said the state government fail...

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