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The case will now go to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, where the majority of the judges have been appointed by Republican presidents. The top Senate Democrat on Friday night criticized the court's decision. The ruling threatens the ObamaCare health exchanges and aspects of the Affordable Health Care law, including a ban on insurance companies' refusing to cover pre-existing conditions.
  • US Senator John McCain is dead

    US Senator John McCain is dead

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    Following the news that longtime Arizona senator and Vietnam War veteran John McCain passed away on Saturday, teams and athletes around the state offered their thoughts. President Reuven Rivlin bid farewell to the "great leader", whom he hailed as a "defender of his people, a man of strong values, and a true supporter of Israel".
  • West Nile Virus reported in Monroe County

    West Nile Virus reported in Monroe County

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    To report suspected cases of human WNV, call the DPH Office of Infectious Disease Epidemiology at 888-295-5156. Some mosquitoes in Canada can spread West Nile virus to humans through mosquito bites. Avoid activities outside at dusk and dawn . Check to see if the screens on your doors and windows are in good shape. The mosquitoes that carry this virus are common throughout the state, and are found in urban as well as more rural areas.
  • More Worcester mosquitoes test positive for West Nile, spraying set

    More Worcester mosquitoes test positive for West Nile, spraying set

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    Up to 80 percent of people infected with West Nile virus will have no symptoms and will recover on their own. Mosquitoes of the genus Culex, the type that transmits West Nile, were collected in a trap on East Baldwin Street July 26, according to a post on the Hackettstown Police Department Facebook page.
  • CDC Issues Warning About Kellogg's Honey Smacks: 'Do Not Eat This Cereal'

    CDC Issues Warning About Kellogg's Honey Smacks: 'Do Not Eat This Cereal'

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    The FDA is sending out this reminder because it has learned some retailers are still selling the cereal. " All Honey Smacks cereal was recalled in June 2018". "Thoroughly wash the container with warm, soapy water before using it again, to remove harmful germs that could contaminate other food". The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning people to stay away warning "Do not eat this cereal" in a Twitter warning issued on Thursday.
  • Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

    Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

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    The report says Montana's suicide rate grew by 38 percent between 1999 and 2016. A little over half of the suicides, 54 percent, committed suicide with no known previous mental health issues. In 2015, more than 78% of those global suicides occurred in low- and middle-income countries. Firearms was the most common method used by both groups, followed by suffocation, poisoning and "other".
  • Trump thanks Singapore PM for hosting US-North Korea summit

    Trump thanks Singapore PM for hosting US-North Korea summit

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    Under an American flag and dark night sky, US President Donald Trump personally welcomed home three American detainees Thursday morning after they were released from North Korea . Trump has said the goal for his upcoming talks with Kim is for North Korea to agree to denuclearize. But tensions have since eased, starting around the time of the North's participation in the Winter Olympics in South Korea in February.
  • Fortnite Changes Thanos Yet Again In Infinity Gauntlet's Latest Update

    Fortnite Changes Thanos Yet Again In Infinity Gauntlet's Latest Update

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    It's going to be interesting to see how Epic Games will incorporate these powers into Fortnite without making other players pull their hair out. Check out the trailer below. Namely, they're giving Thanos a chance to dominate his games a bit easier by boosting his damage. Just ignore that Thanos already exists in the Marvel Cinematic Universe by way of Josh Brolin and enjoy the spectacle.
  • 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.