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Ebola outbreak 2018: Two infected patients flee treatment center in Congo

Ebola outbreak 2018: Two infected patients flee treatment center in Congo

The US government has added $7 million to the initial $1 million it previously committed to fighting the virus in Congo, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar said on Tuesday. He said five health care workers in Mbandaka have been infected with the virus, which is a potential signal for further amplification. The worldwide health agency said Wednesday there has been 58 cases since the outbreak was declared on May 8, of which 27 have been deaths. Read More

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Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders, five key player battles

Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders, five key player battles

The second qualifier match is scheduled to begin at 7 pm. Results of most matches in IPL 2018 were determined in the last over and sometimes even the last ball. Sunrisers Hyderabad Captian Kane Williamson , right, came under criticism for his bowling selection in Tuesday's qualifier match. Kolkata Knight Riders ticked all the boxes during business end of the IPL tournament. Read More

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Teething gels pose 'serious risk' to babies, FDA warns

Teething gels pose 'serious risk' to babies, FDA warns

If companies do not comply, FDA officials warn that they could take regulatory action to remove these products from the market. Baby teething products have been linked to a deadly condition and will be removed from shelves. "Due to the significant safety risk of methemoglobinemia, we have urged manufacturers that they should stop marketing over-the-counter oral drug products for treating teething in infants and children younger than 2 years". Read More

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Hollywood women applaud impending Harvey Weinstein charges

Hollywood women applaud impending Harvey Weinstein charges

Weinstein denies any non-consensual sex and has reportedly been in treatment for sex addiction. "The arrest and ensuing charges are the result of a joint investigation between the NYPD and the Manhattan District Attorney's Office". The New York police said in its statement: "The NYPD thanks these fearless survivors for their courage to come forward and seek justice". Evans, now a marketing consultant, told The New Yorker that Weinstein approached her in a club in 2004 and that an ... Read More

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Deripaska Steps Down as Director of Russian Aluminum Giant Rusal

Deripaska Steps Down as Director of Russian Aluminum Giant Rusal

It was not clear what effect the blacklisting would have as many Russian companies have already sought to wind up their Ukraine-linked activities due to earlier sanctions. Deripaska agreed late last month to reduce his 70 per cent holding in EN+ to below 50 per cent, and resign from its board. "The business of newly sanctioned institutions accounts for less than 2% of our assets, so it will, of course, affect us to some extent, but we still need to see what happens to them, as talks on ... Read More

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Olga Tokarczuk becomes first Polish victor of International Man Booker Prize

Olga Tokarczuk becomes first Polish victor of International Man Booker Prize

Polish author Olga Tokarczuk , left, with translator Jennifer Croft after winning the Man Booker International Prize 2018, for her novel Flights . She was shortlisted for her meditative novel " The White Book " and had earned the honor in 2016 for "The Vegetarian". Poet and translator Michael Hofmann; novelists Hari Kunzru and Helen Oyeyemi and journalist Tim Martin, along with Appignanesi completed the judging panel. Read More

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Judge Rules Trump May Not Block Critics on Twitter

Judge Rules Trump May Not Block Critics on Twitter

President Donald Trump may not legally block Twitter users because doing so violates their right to free speech, a federal judge in NY has ruled. I'm not sure Trump will see it that way. While we must recognize, and are sensitive to, the President's personal First Amendment rights, he can not exercise those rights in a way that infringes the corresponding First Amendment rights of those who have criticized him. Read More

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Texas School Shooter's Dad Says Son was 'Mistreated' By Classmates

Texas School Shooter's Dad Says Son was 'Mistreated' By Classmates

Texas Gun Sense, which advocates for further gun restrictions, is expected to attend Abbott's discussion Wednesday. "The problem is that innocent people are being shot and that must be stopped ". "You don't do it through law and legislature and through tax funding". Firearm manufacturers also include basic safety information in the owner's manuals that come with their products. Read More

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'Interview' Magazine Shutting Down After Nearly 50 Years

'Interview' Magazine Shutting Down After Nearly 50 Years

The editorial director, Fabien Baron, and his wife, the stylist Ludivine Poiblanc, then sued Interview's parent company, Brant Publications , claiming they were owed more than $600,000 for consulting and styling work. A display of Interview magazines at the Andy Warhol museum. Former associate publisher Jane Katz and former Interview president Dan Ragone also allege six-figures' worth of unpaid wages from the company, according to Observer . Read More

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Ryanair warns of profit slump

Ryanair warns of profit slump

Irish pilots' union IALPA has given the airline until Thursday to agree to new working practices or it will ballot pilots for possible industrial action, including strikes. The carrier past year delivery of 50 new B737 planes and increased its Boeing order to 135 firm MAX-200 Gamechangers, with a further 75 under option (210 in total). Read More

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GE merging transportation business with Wabtec in $11.1 billion deal

GE merging transportation business with Wabtec in $11.1 billion deal

The company's transportation business, which previous year had $4.7 billion in revenue, manufactures passenger and freight trains, mining equipment and marine diesel engines, amongst others. GE Transportation Chief Executive Rafael Santana will become president and CEO of Wabtec's freight segment. And it's just Wabtec , with none of the ham-handed nonsense that gave us Baker Hughes, a GE Co . Read More

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FDA Approves First Non-Opioid For Management Of Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms

FDA Approves First Non-Opioid For Management Of Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms

The FDA still wants Lucemyra to conduct some safety studies to see the effects on children. Lucemyra impacts the heart's electrical action, which can expand the danger of unusual heart rhythms. This committee received public input from patients who use opioids to manage their chronic pain . The FDA is considering coming up with a strategy in the next few months to encourage medical professional societies to create evidence-based guidelines on how to prescribe medications for acute medical ... Read More

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British Port Groups Diverge on Post-Brexit Customs

British Port Groups Diverge on Post-Brexit Customs

The former Tory leader said: 'Pre-announcing an extension would be barking mad - you would send a signal to the European Union that we don't know what we want'. "It would help solve some of the problems related to the border but not all of them". Her promise to bring forward her alternative plan came as Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar warned Britain's European Union withdrawal agreement could be in jeopardy unless the deadlock was resolved. Read More

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Buttler recalled to England Test team

Buttler recalled to England Test team

Vince, who was recalled to the Test squad for the Ashes, in spite of a mediocre start to his career against Sri Lanka and Pakistan in 2016, made an attractive 83 in his first Test innings of the winter, at Brisbane in November, and signed off with 76 against New Zealand at Christchurch last month. Read More

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Teacher suspended over 'relationship' with boy, 17, is shot dead in driveway

Teacher suspended over 'relationship' with boy, 17, is shot dead in driveway

DelTondo was employed by PA Cyber but on a paid suspension". "We understand that it is our legal and ethical responsibility to protect all children, which is why we have taken the actions that we have". No charges were filed, but police noted in the report that "the windows were steamed over and the engine was not running". She begged officers not to tell her fiancé "because he would get mad". Read More

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Melania Trump 'doing really well' After Kidney Surgery, President Says

Melania Trump 'doing really well' After Kidney Surgery, President Says

Trump's health "should be her personal business [because] she's not the president". "Typically that's a laparoscopic-type procedure and not something that would keep her in the hospital for several days", he continued. President Donald Trump is expected to visit his wife in hospital, a White House official added. "She will likely remain there for the duration of the week", her office said in a statement. Read More

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Refereeing decision robs Ireland under 17's in the European Championship

Refereeing decision robs Ireland under 17's in the European Championship

Defender Oisin McEntee stepped between the posts for the decisive kick, but Redan stepped up for the re-take and fired home to set up a semi-final meeting with England. The match had ended 1-1 after normal time, with Troy Parrott scoring the Ireland goal. "I think he said something about coming off his line earlier, and he warned the Dutch keeper twice as well", Irish manager Colin O'Brien told Ireland broadcaster RTE . Read More

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