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Dr. John Hellerstedt, the state health commissioner, said in a statement that he didn't believe the virus would become " widespread " in Texas but urged people to take precautions because there could be more cases in the warm region. An estimated 80 percent of people infected have no symptoms , making it hard for individuals to know whether they have been infected. Never say never, is how Gino Solla of the Ector County Health Department described about the likelihood of a mosquito ...
  • Jayalalithaa's mental functions 'absolutely normal': Apollo Hospitals

    Jayalalithaa's mental functions 'absolutely normal': Apollo Hospitals

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    DMK treasurer and Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly MK Stalin said "we are happy" if Jayalalithaa had recovered as mentioned by herself yesterday. "I can assure you her mental functions are absolutely normal", Reddy said. Exhorting party workers, she asked them to work in full swing for the victory of AIADMK in the 19 November polls for Aravakkurichi, Thanjavur and Thirupparankundram constituencies in Tamil Nadu and Nellithope Assembly segment in Puducherry.
  • Democrats Put New Leadership in Place, Prepare to Work With Trump Administration

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    During a press conference, the NY senator announced his leadership team , which includes Sens. Murray becomes Assistant Minority Leader, the third-ranking Democrat behind Schumer and Minority Whip Dick Durbin of IL. On Monday, protesters occupied Schumer's office to warn the incoming leader against cooperating with Trump , with 17 arrested by Capitol Police. Jon Tester of Montana, joked with reporters about the apparent lack of interest in the position.
  • Gray jay named Canada's national bird

    Gray jay named Canada's national bird

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    The choice of the gray jay was part of Canadian Geographic's almost two-year-long National Bird Project. Canadian Geographic has officially announced the gray jay as Canada's national bird . In First Nations lore, the " wisakedjak " is a trickster and a helper, warning people of predators in the woods and even leading lost travellers home by calling from tree to tree.
  • Gwen Ifill, a journalist of warmth and authority, passes at 61

    Gwen Ifill, a journalist of warmth and authority, passes at 61

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    Gwen Ifill of PBS NewsHour and Washington Week moderated the PBS town-hall special America After Charleston . When she anchored the national debates and when she and Judy Woodruff became the first all-women anchor team in television, every young woman had more reason to believe in her own aspirations and possibilities.
  • Salmonella fears prompt grated cheese recall

    Salmonella fears prompt grated cheese recall

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    The nationwide recall affects certain products with best by dates between November 12, 2016 and November 12, 2018 . No illnesses have yet resulted, CNN reported, but a batch of company cheese dated November 12 tested positive for salmonella , prompting 4C to order the recall, deemed precautionary.
  • Depression May Affect Survival in Breast Cancer

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    Experts say there are various reasons for this, with low awareness of symptoms being one of the key issues. "But we will look for whatever treatment we can to help our patients". "If you notice something that isn't normal for you, or you've a symptom that's not gone away or has got worse, getting it checked out promptly could save your life".
  • Local Trump Protestor Wants Charges Against Assailant Dropped

    Local Trump Protestor Wants Charges Against Assailant Dropped

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    In a video of the beating that appeared online, a woman is heard shouting "You voted Trump!" Drew Reidel wasn't at the Union but quickly saw the video online. "And how do we move forward". Shane Michael Stanton, 24, of Worthington, has been suspended indefinitely by the university, according to the OSU student newspaper The Lantern .
  • Chinese e-shoppers spend billions on Singles Day

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    In the U.S., total online sales for the five days from Thanksgiving through CyberMonday previous year stood at US$11.1 billion, according to Adobe Digital Index. Among them was Shanghai white-collar worker Chen Yang, 29, who tried to buy things she had her eyes on earlier and spent about 1,000 yuan on purchases from shoes to shampoo.
  • Trump Says He's Willing to Keep Parts of Obamacare

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    Trump, who previously called Obama the "most ignorant president in our history", said he looked forward to receiving the president's counsel. Although the chances of enough electors voting against Trump to put Clinton in office are slim, a mutiny in the Electoral College wouldn't be the strangest thing to happen in this freaky election year.
  • Hillary Clinton wins support from Pharrell Williams

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    Making a strong pitch for Clinton, Sanders who is highly popular among youths, said diversity is the strength and uniqueness of America. Super PACs can raise and spend unlimited amounts of money in support of a candidate, but they can't coordinate with the candidate's campaign.
  • Honoring Veterans: Local events honor service members

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    Thursday, followed at 8 a.m.by a "Tribute to our Veterans" presented by second- and third-grade students. The Chi-Hi choirs, bands and orchestras will provide music throughout the program. Spring Street, is offering a special Veteran's Day program to honor those who have served our country. Guests will gather in the Hamburg High School cafeteria.
  • Torn lab suit used in Canada Ebola experiment faces review

    Torn lab suit used in Canada Ebola experiment faces review

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    After realizing he may have been exposed, the lab worker met with supervisors and doctors and went into "self-isolation" off-site, where he is visited a couple of times daily by health officials, Copps said. Origin: The Ebola virus was discovered in 1976 when two outbreaks flared up nearly simultaneously in Africa, according to the World Health Organization.
  • Cake Takes The Trump Card On Twitter On Election Night

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    Trump's rival, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, is watching the results with her family just a block away from Trump Tower at the Peninsula hotel. The big television networks are also saying that West Virginia, where polls closed at 7:30am, has voted from Trump. The cake is reportedly made of chocolate, weighs 50 pounds and was a gift to the Trump campaign.
  • Syrian Kurds push ahead in their offensive toward Raqqa

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    Members of a coalition of Kurdish and Arab fighters known as the Syria Democratic Forces have been on the offensive in the area since late on Saturday, aiming to initially isolate and encircle Raqqa . On Monday, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated Turkey's opposition to the use of Syrian Kurdish fighters against the Islamic State group. "Daesh is resorting to attacks with auto bombs to a great degree", the source said.
  • Ohio man arrested, accused of trying to join ISIS

    Ohio man arrested, accused of trying to join ISIS

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    He is accused of providing or attempting to provide material support to a terrorist organization. McCord, U.S. Attorney Benjamin C. Glassman of the Southern District of Ohio, Angela L. The suspect's mother, Adrienne Daniels, tells the Dispatch that she believed her son wanted to travel overseas to study Islam, not join ISIS. Daniels made an initial appearance in federal court wearing ankle and wrist chains.
  • Mudiay's fast start helps Nuggets cruise by Celtics 123-107

    Mudiay's fast start helps Nuggets cruise by Celtics 123-107

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    I don't think the group that's played (during the spell of injuries) will necessarily be, especially with the group that we had out last night, I don't think that we're going to be a top-10 defense. Nuggets: Denver scored just 86 points in its loss at Detroit. Celtics: F Kelly Olynyk was also out and hasn't played this season while rehabbing his right shoulder.
  • "Doctor Strange" spins magic at re-energized box office

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    If he reminds you, at first, of a certain metal-clad hero from the Marvel universe, I believe that was intentional. Doctor Strange had the potential to change this, but when you have the chance to book Tilda Swinton for your movie you're inclined to take it.
  • Britain urges France to protect Calais children

    Britain urges France to protect Calais children

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    The France Terre d'Asile charity, which is responsible for caring for the migrant minors, told French news agency AFP that 40 children were due to be transferred to Britain on Thursday, adding to more than 200 that London has taken since mid-October.
  • Prime spot for California Chrome in Classic

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    Get Mike Causey in your in box. The centerpiece of the 37-day meet, which runs from November 4 through December 31, is the Grade 1, $500,000 Cigar Mile Handicap on Saturday, November 26, supported by the Grade 2, $300,000 Remsen for 2-year-olds, the first stop through Aqueduct on the "Road to the Kentucky Derby", as well as its sister race, the Grade 2, $300,000 Demoiselle and the Grade 3, $250,000 Comely for 3-year-old fillies.
  • 300 million children breathe heavily toxic air

    300 million children breathe heavily toxic air

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    The report , "Clear the Air for Children ", said the satellite photographs confirm that around two billion children live in areas where outdoor air pollution , caused by factors such as vehicle emissions, heavy use of fossil fuels, dust and burning of waste, exceeds minimum World Health Organization air quality guidelines.
  • Philippine President Duterte: 'I announce my separation from the United States'

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    I've realigned myself in your ideological flow and maybe I will also go to Russian Federation to talk to (President Vladimir) Putin and tell him that there are three of us against the world: China , Philippines and Russian Federation". In a statement issued after Duterte's speech, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez and Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia said the cabinet would move strongly and swiftly towards regional economic integration.