• OH politician criticized for Facebook post 'trivializing' sexual assault
OH politician criticized for Facebook post 'trivializing' sexual assault

Hours after OH judge and gubernatorial candidate Bill O'Neill bragged about bedding "approximately 50 very attractive females" in defense of allegations of harassment against Sen. "Justice O'Neill's Facebook comments both dehumanize women and do nothing but trivialize this important conversation, which is actually about harassment and abuse, not en...

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  • Saudi-led coalition strike puts Yemeni airport 'out of service'
Saudi-led coalition strike puts Yemeni airport 'out of service'

The U.S.is supporting a Saudi Arabia-led coalition in the conflict, with intelligence, aerial refueling and the sale of weapons . Houthi officials said two airstrikes targeted Sanaa's global airport in the rebel-held capital early on Tuesday, making it unusable for aid flights and further complicating humanitarian efforts into the country, Al ...

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  • Trump announces pick for new Health and Human Services secretary on Twitter
Trump announces pick for new Health and Human Services secretary on Twitter

Photo Alex Azar, then deputy Health and Human Services secretary, in June 2006. Azar's Senate confirmation could be hard, with the chamber's 48 Democrats unlikely to approve a candidate who supports dismantling the Affordable Care Act. Azar, who also served as the General Counsel for HHS prior to becoming Deputy Secretary, would likely continue t...

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  • Disneyland shuts down 2 cooling towers after Legionnaires' disease sickens park visitors
Disneyland shuts down 2 cooling towers after Legionnaires' disease sickens park visitors

The victims' ages range from 52 to 94. Nine of the 12 reportedly visited Disneyland in September reported the Associated Press (h/t ABC 7 News .) One person, "with additional health issues", who did not visit the park has died from the disease.

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  • Man accused of attacking Sen. Paul pleads not guilty
Man accused of attacking Sen. Paul pleads not guilty

Paul posted on his Twitter feed a report linking to a Breitbart News story headlined "Rand Paul's neighbors say reports blaming savage assault on "landscaping dispute" are fake news", and one from The Washington Examiner titled, "Rand Paul's neighbors rip media "landscaping dispute" reports".

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  • Danica Roem will become first openly trans legislator after stomping her opponent
Danica Roem will become first openly trans legislator after stomping her opponent

Marshall made Roem's gender identity a source of attacks in the campaign too, repeatedly using male pronouns to refer to Roem and sending out an attack ad on a flyer based exclusively around Roem being trans. In 1992 a transgender woman was voted into the Massachusetts House, but didn't disclose her gender identity until after she was elected. Ov...

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  • Andrea Jenkins becomes Minneapolis' first transgender city council member
Andrea Jenkins becomes Minneapolis' first transgender city council member

During the campaign, she said her priorities include developing affordable housing, raising the minimum wage, addressing youth violence as a matter of public health, and supporting minority artists. Marshall said in an interview with NPR that Roem "engage [d] in this behavior - which clearly goes against the laws of nature and nature's God", and la...

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  • NC reports first 2 flu deaths of the season
NC reports first 2 flu deaths of the season

There is a common myth from some people that they may get the flu after being vaccinated, but Teasdale said that's all it is, a myth. Every year, the flu is estimated to cause millions of illnesses, said California Department of Public Health (CDPH) officials.

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  • 4th Annual Teal Pumpkin Paint Party
4th Annual Teal Pumpkin Paint Party

This way all kids can safely be included in Halloween activities. About one in 13 children has a food allergy. Let's look at it this way: A parent takes their child trick-or-treating and collects a plastic pumpkin full of candy. You can now find teal pumpkins sold in stores like CVS, Target, and Michael's, and if you are looking to see who has ...

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  • ICICI Bank second-quarter profit falls, but bad loans stable
ICICI Bank second-quarter profit falls, but bad loans stable

Even as the bank reported a 25 percent rise in its net profit to Rs 1,002 crore, YES Bank's net NPAs rose almost three-fold to Rs 1,543.26 crore in Q2FY2018 from Rs 545.31 crore in Q1FY2018. "If you look at last quarter our slippages was at Rs 5,511 but now it has declined to Rs 3,367 crore". Yes Bank, however, said of the total exposure under ...

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  • DEA to hold prescription drug take back day Saturday across SC
DEA to hold prescription drug take back day Saturday across SC

Felicity Police Department, 415 W. Walnut St., and Pierce Township Police Department, 950 Locust Corner Road, will staff collection sites on October 28 from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m. The U.S. rate is 16.2 and the New Mexico rate is 24.6. How can you join in the fight against prescription drug abuse? Dozens of local agencies and organizations are parti...

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  • Spain deny Mali another World Cup final
Spain deny Mali another World Cup final

But Mali too are flying and their figures are staggering: the highest number of goals, the highest number of assists, three players in the top 10 of the tournament's leading scorers, most shots on goal, most shots on target, most shots that hit the woodwork.

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  • New York Includes Vaping Under Smoking Ban
New York Includes Vaping Under Smoking Ban

In July , New York banned all use of e-cigarettes on public and private school grounds in the state. "This measure closes another unsafe loophole in the law, creating a stronger, healthier NY for all". E-cigarettes are electronic devices used to mimic smoking tobacco. E-cigs have become a $2.5 billion industry according to the Centers for Diseas...

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  • Bowe Bergdahl Says Life Is Actually Worse Since Release from Taliban
Bowe Bergdahl Says Life Is Actually Worse Since Release from Taliban

Almost eight years subsequently the enigma of what happened to Bergdahl is deciphered but the outcome of his resolution to abandon is still on hold. Why is Bergdahl on trial? Bergdahl deserted from his outpost in Afghanistan in June 2009.

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  • Thousands Lace Up In OC In Fight Against Breast Cancer
Thousands Lace Up In OC In Fight Against Breast Cancer

This year's goal is to raise more than $37,000, which is used for breast cancer research and programs that provide services to breast cancer patients, such as Look Good, Feel Better and Reach to Recovery . Beatrice Wiafe Addai, said, "The annual BCI Ghana Walk for the Cure has assumed a national character, attracting people from every strata of ...

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  • Pakistani journalist Zeenat Shahzadi recovered after two years in captivity
Pakistani journalist Zeenat Shahzadi recovered after two years in captivity

As yet no statement has been issued by the recovered journalist or her family. The reporter was pursuing the case of Indian engineer Hamid Ansari, who was jailed in Peshawar on espionage charges. Fauzia told Pakistan newspaper that said she was delighted to know about Shahzadi's release. "She first obtained all the details about Hamid's case and ...

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  • Vermont unemployment rate falls again, now 2.9 percent
Vermont unemployment rate falls again, now 2.9 percent

Pennsylvania's nonfarm jobs count was up 10,300 to a record high of 5,970,400 in September. The state has added 27,100 private sector jobs during the first nine months of the year. Pennsylvania's civilian labor force was down 15,000 over the month to 6,414,000. The biggest gains were made in Trade, Transportation and Utilities, and Leisure and ...

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  • Germany has less flying insects than 27 years ago
Germany has less flying insects than 27 years ago

Additionally, which could be more related, scientists also saw that the number of insect-eating birds has also dramatically decreased throughout Western Europe in these last years. The exact causes of the decline are still unclear. In the study, researchers conducted a "census" 60 nature reserves created in Germany over the past century.

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  • Former Arkansas standout Bobby Portis gets significant suspension from Bulls
Former Arkansas standout Bobby Portis gets significant suspension from Bulls

Mirotic was taken to the hospital and released later Tuesday, sources said . Chicago Bulls forward Bobby Portis has been suspended eight games by the team for his role in a practice altercation with Nikola Mirotic that resulted in Mirotic being hospitalized and sidelined indefinitely.

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  • GM Bringing Self-Driving Cars to NYC For Street Trials
GM Bringing Self-Driving Cars to NYC For Street Trials

General Motors is planning to test self-driving cars in the streets of New York City early next year. General Motors and its self-driving unit, Cruise Automation , are already creating maps for the "geofenced" area of Manhattan where they will conduct their research.

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  • While in jail, Talwars gave medical service for free, refused remuneration: Jailor
While in jail, Talwars gave medical service for free, refused remuneration: Jailor

Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar walked out of the jail today after being cleared by the Allahabad High Court in the murder case of their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj and will be provided with security. The couple's nine-year ordeal was ended by the Allahabad High Court, by saying that given the circumstances and evidence on ...

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