• Donald Trump Doubles Down on 'Stable Genius' Tweet at Camp David
Donald Trump Doubles Down on 'Stable Genius' Tweet at Camp David

The furious White House briefing, the futile cease and desist letter issued by Donald Trump's lawyers, and the enraged statement and subsequent tweets from the President of the United States served to provide a launchpad for Wolff that money couldn't buy.

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  • There's Another Death from Flu in Oklahoma
There's Another Death from Flu in Oklahoma

Barnesville Hospital has restricted patient visitation to immediate family members over the age of 12 and reduced its visiting hours, which are now only available from 4-8 p.m. "We've done so much testing [over] the last week and have been surprised to see that H3N2 is the predominant strain", she said, explaining that the subtype has historically ...

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  • NO TOKE! More pregnant California moms smoking pot
NO TOKE! More pregnant California moms smoking pot

There's been a rise in the number of pregnant women who are using marijuana to soothe anxiety and morning sickness. For pregnant teens under 18, marijuana use climbed from 12.5 percent to 21.8 percent. California became the first USA state to legalize medical marijuana in 1996. The study also reported an increase in pot usage among older pregna...

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  • Aged couple says 60 kilos of pot was for presents
Aged couple says 60 kilos of pot was for presents

The odor of marijuana tipped deputies off to the stash during a December 19 traffic stop in York County in eastern Nebraska, authorities said. Curious, Jiron was questioned regarding the familiar odor and openly admitted to having contraband in the vehicle, consenting to a search.

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  • Thomas fire within 500 acres of becoming California's largest wildfire on record
Thomas fire within 500 acres of becoming California's largest wildfire on record

That was 154 acres larger than California's previous fire record holder - the 2003 Cedar fire in San Diego County that killed 15 people. A firefighter and a civilian fleeing the flames died in the Thomas fire as days of unrelentingly dry, gusty winds drove the flames.

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  • Papa John's founder exiting as CEO weeks after National Football League comments
Papa John's founder exiting as CEO weeks after National Football League comments

He made comments to investors that " NFL leadership has hurt Papa John's shareholders" and that the protests "should have been nipped in the bud a year and a half ago", referring to Colin Kaepernick , 29, who started the movement while playing for the San Francisco 49ers.

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  • Dave Chappelle Sets Second New Year's Eve Stand-Up Special on Netflix
Dave Chappelle Sets Second New Year's Eve Stand-Up Special on Netflix

Dave Chappelle is no stranger to speaking about race relations. In addition to his two well-received specials, he also hosted the first Saturday Night Live episode following the 2016 presidential election. Specifically, the comedian says that " poor whites" are the reason why President Donald Trump is in office. He said, "I've never seen so...

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  • Woman set on fire on Secunderabad street by stalker, dies
Woman set on fire on Secunderabad street by stalker, dies

The police arrested Karthik on a charge of murder. He fled the scene after lighting fire even as initially bystanders stood watching. The woman has suffered 50 percent burns and her condition is said to be critical. However, she succumbed to her burns and died on Friday morning. The police said that Karthik, who worked with Sandhya, was recentl...

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  • Egypt Regrets UN Failure To Pass Egypt-Drafted Resolution On Jerusalem
Egypt Regrets UN Failure To Pass Egypt-Drafted Resolution On Jerusalem

Senate resolution in June had previously said that "Jerusalem should remain the undivided capital of Israel in which the rights of every ethnic and religious group are protected". With the Palestinians rejecting US mediation, Russian Federation said it was ready to take over. Haley was adamant that "the United States will not be told by any coun...

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  • France Cautious Over US 'Evidence' On Iran Weaponry In Yemen
France Cautious Over US 'Evidence' On Iran Weaponry In Yemen

Georgini said France remained concerned by Iran's ballistic missile program and urged it to abide fully by U.N. Security Council resolution 2231. "This purportedly evidence, put on public display today, is as much fabricated as the one presented on some other occasions earlier", said Alireza Miryousefi, spokesman at Iran's mission to the United N...

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  • People Die of Respiratory Diseases Every Year
People Die of Respiratory Diseases Every Year

Maternal vaccination was also associated with a reduction in flu-related hospitalizations in infants . "We often think of the very young and seniors when we think of the vulnerable, but people at any age with underlying health conditions are also at a greater risk of the flu and serious complications stemming from it".

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  • This could be a bad flu season
This could be a bad flu season

Prior to that, the county had logged 34 cases in the entire nine weeks of this year's flu season . The vaccine's effectiveness can vary based on what virus strains are in circulation, both doctors admitted, but say it's still better than nothing.

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  • Rep. John Conyers Announces He's Retiring Today
Rep. John Conyers Announces He's Retiring Today

Arnold Reed, attorney for Rep. John Conyers, holds up an image of Conyers and Marion Brown, one of the two women accusing the congressman of inappropriate behavior, as he addresses the media in Detroit on December 1. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, took to the House floor to read a statement from Conyers. Mr. Trump now has 15 women who have accused ...

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  • Tearful Selena Gomez Honors Life-Saving BFF At Billboard Women In Music Ceremony
Tearful Selena Gomez Honors Life-Saving BFF At Billboard Women In Music Ceremony

But Gomez, who's released a string of hits in the past year , revealed that she shouldn't be the only one accepting credit for her accomplishments, as she couldn't have succeeded without the support and sacrifice from Raisa. In conclusion, I think that was quite the pick for woman of the year . It's just my life. Of course, this relationship com...

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  • Who's Smarter, Dogs or Cats? Her Is The Answer
Who's Smarter, Dogs or Cats? Her Is The Answer

And boffins say dogs win hands down - with roughly 530million in their cerebral cortex to cats' 250million. Well, new research that's set to ruffle the fur of cat lovers shows dogs are more intelligent. That means that it may take as much brain power to avoid being caught as it does to do the catching. The researchers also learned that the dome...

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  • Drinking Coffee Benefits Health, Review of 200-Plus Studies Shows
Drinking Coffee Benefits Health, Review of 200-Plus Studies Shows

Late last century, several major scientific studies turned coffee into a bad guy, linking the popular beverage to heart problems and high blood pressure . Of those studies, only 17 were clinical trials, and the rest were observational research. The research, which extracted evidences from over 200 past studies on the matter, also discovered ...

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  • Donald Trump I'm Teed Off Again ... This Time with Tiger!!!
Donald Trump I'm Teed Off Again ... This Time with Tiger!!!

His $6 trillion figure may be a reference to a Wall Street Journal story from earlier this month that reported USA military expenditures in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria, and Pakistan as being $5.6 trillion since 2001. Plus, the President's swing has been known to hit some high-profile targets. Trump has already played golf with Woods, Japan's Hidek...

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  • Record heat expected for Thanksgiving across Arizona
Record heat expected for Thanksgiving across Arizona

This would mark the latest 90 degree day ever recorded in Tucson since records have been kept. St. Cloud's 57-degree high was also a record, surpassing its previous high of 56 degrees in 1990, according to the weather service. Next week, forecasters are predicting a week of mild temperatures, with highs reaching the upper 30s and lower 40s. Tha...

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  • Judge: Trump Can't Halt Funding For Military Sex Change Surgeries
Judge: Trump Can't Halt Funding For Military Sex Change Surgeries

In his 53-page ruling, Garbis wrote that transgender servicemembers "demonstrated that they are already suffering harmful consequences such as the cancellation and postponements of surgeries, the stigma of being set apart as inherently unfit, facing the prospect of discharge and inability to commission as an officer, the inability to move forward ...

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  • Optimists offers Christmas tree sale downtown near The Square
Optimists offers Christmas tree sale downtown near The Square

According to reports, tree farms in North Carolina and OR have been hit the hardest by the nationwide shortfall this year. Jon is hard at work cutting down his Christmas tree at Rossview Farm last week. Mullins said he hoped to be able to recruit some younger members into the club over the next year in order to help shoulder the burden. "We cou...

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  • 'Trouble in Toyland': Dangerous toys on store shelves
'Trouble in Toyland': Dangerous toys on store shelves

Before you hit the stores for Black Friday, you may want to check out the "Trouble in Toyland" report released Tuesday by the US Public Interest Release Group (PIRG). NYPRIG said the doll has an unsecured bluetooth capabilities. "That information is uploaded to a website and it might be used for any goal". However, the group said none of the prod...

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  • WEATHER: Rain mixed with snow today, colder tomorrow
WEATHER: Rain mixed with snow today, colder tomorrow

Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. For those living in the larger valleys, a few snow showers possible with no accumulation. Tonight could see more showers ending around midnight with a 30 per cent chance of flurries or showers overnight and temperatures reaching lows of -1 C.

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  • 16 children find 'forever families' in Snohomish County after official adoption
16 children find 'forever families' in Snohomish County after official adoption

Mengarelli and Judge David W. Dugan, adoption attorneys and Illinois Department of Children and Family Services staff will come together to make the day memorable for these new families. For every sticker posted to the adoption tree, for every happy story, there's one waiting to be told, and you don't have to wait till next national adoption day.

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  • Get this dog and live longer, says new study
Get this dog and live longer, says new study

Dog owners have a low risk of developing cardiovascular diseases that further enables them to reduce the risk of mortality, a new research confirmed. Dr Mubanga said: "Perhaps a dog may stand in as an important family member in the single households". All were free of heart disease at the beginning of the study.

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  • Karnataka doctors' strike enters third day
Karnataka doctors' strike enters third day

The state government had included stringent provisions in the amendment bill to the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments (KPME) Act 2007 to regulate the functioning of private hospitals, including their costs of treatment and redressing the grievances of their patients.

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  • New blood pressure range means half of Americans have hypertension
New blood pressure range means half of Americans have hypertension

As of Monday, 30 million more Americans now suffer from high blood pressure . Gandhi recommends that people who are at risk of high blood pressure buy a quality blood pressure cuff that wraps around their arms and to become comfortable taking their own blood pressure readings from time to time and reporting them to their doctor.

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  • Legionnaires sickens 12 in California, including 9 at Disneyland
Legionnaires sickens 12 in California, including 9 at Disneyland

Disney independently chose to take the towers out of operation the day before, Good said. In a statement, Dr. Pamela Hymel, chief medical officer for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, said Disneyland learned about the Legionnaires' cases on October 27.

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  • Experts Warn Even Light Alcohol Consumption Ups Your Risks Of Cancer
Experts Warn Even Light Alcohol Consumption Ups Your Risks Of Cancer

A large organization of cancer doctors has issued a call to action to minimize alcohol consumption. "The good news is that, just like people wear sunscreen to limit their risk of skin cancer , limiting alcohol intake is one more thing people can do to reduce their overall risk of developing cancer".

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  • USA sets final tariffs on softwood lumber from Canada
USA sets final tariffs on softwood lumber from Canada

The United States will continue to hammer imported Canadian softwood lumber, but the U.S. Commerce department said Thursday that it will impose smaller penalties than originally announced. Lumber Coalition, Inc. The lumber duties are "unjust and punitive" and Canada will continue to push back against American industry, Prime Minister Justin Trud...

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  • Extra vacation days to non-smokers?
Extra vacation days to non-smokers?

Kyodo News says in Japan, where 21.7 percent of adults are estimated to smoke, more companies are starting to attempt to rein in the practice, with one company going so far as to ban smoking during work hours. The World Health Organisation ranks Japan at the bottom of the list in anti-smoking regulations according to the type of public places en...

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  • First Iowan Death Reported This Flu Season
First Iowan Death Reported This Flu Season

The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccine each year, the news release states. The flu vaccine can reduce influenza illness , doctors' visits, and missed work and school due to the flu. As part of the 2017 Seasonal Influenza Immunization Program, Camden County officials stopped by another location in Runnemede on Tuesday, October ...

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  • Survey ranks Douglas, Paulding hospitals among tops for patient safety
Survey ranks Douglas, Paulding hospitals among tops for patient safety

Other local hospitals received a C grade. SC ranked 13 among the 50 states , based on the number of hospitals that earned an "A" compared to the total number of hospitals in the state. MI ranks 36th in the country for percentage of "A" hospitals - only 19 of the 77 hospitals in the state were given an A. "At the very least, everyone should get a...

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  • Teal Pumpkin Project Promotes Allergy-Friendly Trick-or-Treating
Teal Pumpkin Project Promotes Allergy-Friendly Trick-or-Treating

Many sweets are not safe for kids with life-threatening food allergies. " The Teal Pumpkin Project provides an opportunity for all of us to show empathy for kids who often feel excluded", FARE's chief advancement officer Lois Witkop said in a statement .

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  • Plane carrying National Basketball Association stars hit by 'UFO' during Chicago descent
Plane carrying National Basketball Association stars hit by 'UFO' during Chicago descent

Carmelo Anthony shared the damage to the plane on his Instagram account, asking what could have caused the damage at that particular hour in the evening. Steven Adams even called out NASA, as well as renowned scientists Neil DeGrasse Tyson and Bill Nye to get some answers. A Thunder spokesperson said early Saturday that all players, staff a...

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  • Conquering the National Opioid Crisis
Conquering the National Opioid Crisis

Shifting existing money in programs used to fight HIV/AIDS to provide more substance abuse treatment to people with that disease. Trump's actions have been anticipated since the summer, when an opioid commission Trump convened recommended he declare "a national emergency under either the Public Health Service Act or the Stafford Act ".

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