• Okorocha's Deputy narrowly escapes attack — APC Congress

    Okorocha's Deputy narrowly escapes attack — APC Congress

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    This was as Governor Rochas okorocha's son-in-law, Mr Uche Nwosu, said that there was a swap of congress committee that suppose to conduct ward congresses in the state. The incident occurred on Saturday before the APC ward congress. It was claimed that the congress committee that was suppose to conduct congress in Imo state, were moved to Anambra state.
  • 'I slept on sofas; now I'm in the Premier League'

    'I slept on sofas; now I'm in the Premier League'

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    Birmingham bagged a breakaway goal to put an end to Fulham's hopes and send Cardiff up automatically. After all, Warnock said only a year ago, "I don't like the Premier League " and his record highlights that, for him, the achievement has always resulted in huge let-down.
  • PM Modi wants to impose RSS' ideology across India: Rahul

    PM Modi wants to impose RSS' ideology across India: Rahul

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    The prime minister said he was "also excited to know that there was a dedicated women team that worked behind ISRO's Mars Mission 'Mangalyan'". Apart from this, Prime Minister Modi on April 6 also interacted with lakhs of twitter followers on the occasion of BJP's establishment day.
  • Veterinarian accused of implanting heroin in puppies for drug ring

    Veterinarian accused of implanting heroin in puppies for drug ring

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    A vet from Colombia has been charged in Brooklyn for illegally smuggling narcotics into the United States by surgically implanting packets of liquid heroin into the bellies of puppies. In a statement, Richard Donoghue a USA attorney for the Eastern District of NY said "dogs are man's best friend and, as the defendant is about to learn, we are drug dealers' worst enemy".
  • Diseases from mosquito, tick, flea bites more than tripled from 2004 — CDC

    Diseases from mosquito, tick, flea bites more than tripled from 2004 — CDC

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    Most of the increase comes from the arrival of Zika virus in 2015 and from ticks. Other factors leading to the spread of mosquito-borne diseases include worldwide travel, the CDC said. "With summer approaching, we know that we are vulnerable to disease spread by [these vectors]". "There appears to be an accelerating trend", Petersen said.
  • Local authorities take part in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

    Local authorities take part in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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    The study showed majority of abused prescription drugs were taken from medicine cabinets of family and friends. But, even with the Take Back Program's success, the pill problem has continued to get worse over the years. The sites accept pills, tablets, and patches but not liquids or syringes. "So when they have this we're able to bring it here where we know it's safe and will be taken care of".
  • Toddler dies after divisive legal challenge

    Toddler dies after divisive legal challenge

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    The court also ruled that the parents could not seek treatment for him elsewhere because further treatment would be against the child's best interests. "Today I pray especially for his parents, as God the Father receives him in his tender embrace", the pontiff tweeted. Italy even granted Alfie citizenship and put a military plane on standby to transport him to Rome if the courts allowed it.
  • €2.5m settlement for terminally-ill woman whose cancer was missed

    €2.5m settlement for terminally-ill woman whose cancer was missed

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    Limerick , was given less than a year to live in January . Ms Phelan, of Carrigeen, Annacotty, Co Limerick alongside her better half Jim Phelan has sued the Health Service Executive and Clinical Pathology Laboratories Inc, Austin , Texas , over a spread test taken under the National Cervical Screening Program CervicalCheck and dissected in the U.S.
  • Donald Trump: Next Veterans Affairs Secretary Nominee Will Have Political Experience

    Donald Trump: Next Veterans Affairs Secretary Nominee Will Have Political Experience

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    Accusations against him included drinking on the job and improperly prescribing drugs. " Jon Tester - I think this is going to cause him a lot of problems in his state", he said . But following the announcement of his nomination, a wave of allegations surfaced over his behavior, including that he doled out drugs to staffers like the "candy man" and crashed a government vehicle.
  • Everyday drugs raise the risk of dementia

    Everyday drugs raise the risk of dementia

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    Researchers said patients who take them for more than a year, were 30% more likely to develop dementia. The research also analyzed over 27 million prescriptions, making this study the first of its kind. The early symptoms of dementia include depression and urinary incontinence, so it is possible the drugs were sometimes being prescribed for people who already had the early stages.
  • Monkey Can't Sue For Selfie Copyright, Court Rules

    Monkey Can't Sue For Selfie Copyright, Court Rules

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    Another member of the panel, Judge N. Randy Smith, added a partially concurring opinion , arguing that the case should be dismissed because " next friend " status - the legal relationship PETA claimed to Naruto in its lawsuit on the monkey's behalf - can not apply to animals.