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The Telegraph
Health vows in five-year comaLack of basic health facilities is forcing many to take the out-of-the-state ro
Health vows in five-year coma
The Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Lack of basic health facilities is forcing many to take the out-of-the-state route to get cured. It has been five years since the state government promised a slew of services to upgrade healthcare but the vows continue to remain on paper. Medanta... Read more
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The Advocate
Moral compass is off in abortion concernsThrough profiling and identifying hundreds of victims of violent crimes for mor
Moral compass is off in abortion concerns
The Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Through profiling and identifying hundreds of victims of violent crimes for more than 30 years, I have come to truly appreciate the gift of life we humans take for granted. Working with the grieving families of many of these victims has influenced my... Read more
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Japan Today
Man tells girlfriend to sell her organs to pay him Y1.5 mil ‹ Japan TodayA man in Tokyo has been arrested for telling his girlfriend to sell her organs
Man tells girlfriend to sell her organs to pay him Y1.5 mil ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted an hour ago
A man in Tokyo has been arrested for telling his girlfriend to sell her organs so she could pay him for losing his job. According to police, Tamotsu Aida, 23, got upset when his girlfriend did not wake him up on morning in July. After losing his... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Letter: Crundwell continues to be houndedI assured her that, due to egg on the faces of those who were sleeping at the s
Letter: Crundwell continues to be hounded
SaukValley.com / Posted an hour ago
I assured her that, due to egg on the faces of those who were sleeping at the switch and should have caught on to Rita’s misdeeds but didn’t, they are now attempting to cover their backsides by their draconian pursuit of anything of value that Rita... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Pregnant woman jailed for Ipswich stabbingA PREGNANT woman is likely to have her baby while serving jail time after she w
Pregnant woman jailed for Ipswich stabbing
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
A PREGNANT woman is likely to have her baby while serving jail time after she was convicted of stabbing a man with a makeshift weapon. At Ipswich District Court, Cherise Jean Ellis pleaded guilty to one count of wounding. The 22-year-old had been... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Pregnant woman jailed for Ipswich stabbingA PREGNANT woman is likely to have her baby while serving jail time after she w
Pregnant woman jailed for Ipswich stabbing
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
A PREGNANT woman is likely to have her baby while serving jail time after she was convicted of stabbing a man with a makeshift weapon. At Ipswich District Court, Cherise Jean Ellis pleaded guilty to one count of wounding. The 22-year-old had been... Read more
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News Mail
Pregnant woman jailed for Ipswich stabbingA PREGNANT woman is likely to have her baby while serving jail time after she w
Pregnant woman jailed for Ipswich stabbing
News Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
A PREGNANT woman is likely to have her baby while serving jail time after she was convicted of stabbing a man with a makeshift weapon. At Ipswich District Court, Cherise Jean Ellis pleaded guilty to one count of wounding. The 22-year-old had been... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Organ transplant victories: Saved children in Saturday benefit walk/runWALNUT CREEK -- Two active East Bay children, alive today because of donated or
Organ transplant victories: Saved children in Saturday benefit walk/run
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 2 hours ago
WALNUT CREEK -- Two active East Bay children, alive today because of donated organs, will join others Saturday in the 2015 Donate Life Run and Walk. The team M&M walkers at Walnut Creek's Heather Farm Park will be led by Antioch resident Matthew... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mystery of what killed 200,000 antelope in just one MONTH solved?Mystery of what killed 200,000 antelope in one MONTH solved? Normally harmless
Mystery of what killed 200,000 antelope in just one MONTH solved?
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Mystery of what killed 200,000 antelope in one MONTH solved? Normally harmless bacteria appear to have turned on the endangered animals 60,000 saiga antelope perished in just four days at the peak of the die-off Toxins from normally harmless... Read more
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The Daily Review
Organ transplant victories: Saved children in Saturday benefit walk/runWALNUT CREEK -- Two active East Bay children, alive today because of donated or
Organ transplant victories: Saved children in Saturday benefit walk/run
The Daily Review / Posted 2 hours ago
WALNUT CREEK -- Two active East Bay children, alive today because of donated organs, will join others Saturday in the 2015 Donate Life Run and Walk. The team M&M walkers at Walnut Creek's Heather Farm Park will be led by Antioch resident Matthew... Read more
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Queensland Times
Pregnant woman jailed for Ipswich stabbingA PREGNANT woman is likely to have her baby while serving jail time after she w
Pregnant woman jailed for Ipswich stabbing
Queensland Times / Posted 3 hours ago
A PREGNANT woman is likely to have her baby while serving jail time after she was convicted of stabbing a man with a makeshift weapon. At Ipswich District Court, Cherise Jean Ellis pleaded guilty to one count of wounding. The 22-year-old had been... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Placenta Accreta, Kim Kardashian West's Pregnancy Complication, ExplainedIn a characteristically soul-baring interview with C Magazine, reality TV queen
Placenta Accreta, Kim Kardashian West's Pregnancy Complication, Explained
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 hours ago
In a characteristically soul-baring interview with C Magazine, reality TV queen Kim Kardashian West revealed that she suffered from a potentially life-threatening condition called placenta accreta when she was pregnant with her daughter, North.... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Scientists Use DNA 'Velcro' To Print Human Tissue In The LabFor that reason, scientists across the country are racing to develop a way to g
Scientists Use DNA 'Velcro' To Print Human Tissue In The Lab
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 hours ago
For that reason, scientists across the country are racing to develop a way to grow organs in the lab. The dream is to eventually use a patient's own cells to construct new kidneys, livers, hearts and lungs that would be impervious to rejection by... Read more
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redOrbit
Animal without organs digests food outside its bodyNew research from the National Institutes of Health has found that the marine a
Animal without organs digests food outside its body
redOrbit / Posted 3 hours ago
New research from the National Institutes of Health has found that the marine animal Trichoplax, an animal with no organs, absorbs food by digesting it on top of its body, Discovery News reports. The study, originally published in PLOS ONE, found... Read more
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Business Insurance
Seprafilm maker settles federal lawsuit for $32.5 millionBiotechnology firm Genzyme Corp. will pay $32.5 million to resolve criminal cha
Seprafilm maker settles federal lawsuit for $32.5 million
Business Insurance / Posted 3 hours ago
Biotechnology firm Genzyme Corp. will pay $32.5 million to resolve criminal charges with regard to the allegedly unlawful distribution of a surgical device it markets and promotes, the U.S. Department of Justice said. The latest settlement with the... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Republicans tweak fetal tissue bill to allow some researchRepublicans pushing a bill that would make it a felony to perform research usin
Republicans tweak fetal tissue bill to allow some research
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 4 hours ago
Republicans pushing a bill that would make it a felony to perform research using tissue from aborted fetuses have amended the measure to allow some work. The bill would outlaw selling, donating and experimenting with cells, tissues, organs or other... Read more
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Op-Ed News
New Silicone 3D Printing Technology AnnouncedThough 3D printing has been around since the 1990s, it's one of the most buzzwo
New Silicone 3D Printing Technology Announced
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 hours ago
Though 3D printing has been around since the 1990s, it's one of the most buzzworthy words of the 2000s and today. And for good reason -- the ability of machines to print actual objects, rather than just sheets of paper, seems like something out of a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Jenna Farrey sentenced to 35 years in prison in death of 5-month-old sonJenna Farrey has been sentenced to 35 years in prison after pleading guilty in
Jenna Farrey sentenced to 35 years in prison in death of 5-month-old son
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 hours ago
Jenna Farrey has been sentenced to 35 years in prison after pleading guilty in connection to the death of her 5-month-old baby Jackson, according to court documents. Farrey, 22, pleaded guilty Wednesday, Sept. 2 to injury to a child with intent to... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Hair Care 101: Products You Should Avoid Using On Your HairWe all have had the experience of using the wrong products for our hair and wer
Hair Care 101: Products You Should Avoid Using On Your Hair
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 5 hours ago
We all have had the experience of using the wrong products for our hair and were left with Are which equals unhealthy looking and feeling hair. Those harsh and even dangerous ingredients can do some real damage to your tresses. Below you’ll find five... Read more
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asianage
Ban bad capitalist, not GM crops“I won’t compare you to a summer’s day That’s some dope-junkie’s metaphor I’m
Ban bad capitalist, not GM crops
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
“I won’t compare you to a summer’s day That’s some dope-junkie’s metaphor I’m sure I’ll find other things to say Compliments I’ve never used before To describe the way your expressions Are light and shade in interplay With bright and rainy... Read more
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Daily Mail
Infographic shows the after-effects of vaping an e-cigaretteScratchy throat, increased blood pressure and inflamed lungs: Infographic shows
Infographic shows the after-effects of vaping an e-cigarette
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Scratchy throat, increased blood pressure and inflamed lungs: Infographic shows how the after-effects from vaping an e-cigarette can be just as harmful as the real deal The infographic explores the effects of vaping on users' mouth, lungs, heart and... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Wis. Republicans Tweak Fetal Tissue Bill to Allow Some ResearchUpdated: 09/04/2015 11:13 AM Created: 09/04/2015 11:12 AM WDIO.com MADISON, W
Wis. Republicans Tweak Fetal Tissue Bill to Allow Some Research
WDIO Duluth / Posted 6 hours ago
Updated: 09/04/2015 11:13 AM Created: 09/04/2015 11:12 AM WDIO.com MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Republicans pushing a bill that would make it a felony to perform research using tissue from aborted fetuses have amended the measure to allow some work. The... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle mum's life-saving organs legacyLast updated at 17:40, Friday, 04 September 2015 A mother has left a life-savi
Carlisle mum's life-saving organs legacy
The News and Star / Posted 6 hours ago
Last updated at 17:40, Friday, 04 September 2015 A mother has left a life-saving legacy after her husband learned she was an organ donor while she lay dying in hospital. Marie Bowman’s sudden death devastated her close-knit family, but they are now... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Nepahwin, French River contain blue-green algaeSamples taken Monday from Lake Nepahwin and from the upper French River taken W
Nepahwin, French River contain blue-green algae
The Sudbury Star / Posted 6 hours ago
Samples taken Monday from Lake Nepahwin and from the upper French River taken Wednesday contain blue-green algae, or cyanobacteria, the Sudbury and District Health Unit said Friday. The samples, tested by the Ministry of the Environment and Climate... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
9 arrested in Fort Myers prostitution stingFort Myers Police arrested nine people Thursday during an undercover prostituti
9 arrested in Fort Myers prostitution sting
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 hours ago
Fort Myers Police arrested nine people Thursday during an undercover prostitution sting. According to a police report, female officers posed as street prostitutes in an attempt to be solicited by the suspects. “These investigations usually start... Read more
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FOX News
Wave of misery: EU-bound refugees bring Balkans to breaking pointSKOPJE – Anger is mounting in nations along the path Middle Eastern and North A
Wave of misery: EU-bound refugees bring Balkans to breaking point
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
SKOPJE – Anger is mounting in nations along the path Middle Eastern and North African refugees are taking to Europe, where citizens and officials alike say the crisis is stretching resources and threatening security. An estimated 1 million refugees,... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
ASU Research: Colon Cancer Cells Trick Body To Spread DiseaseASU research has identified for the first time the details of how inflammation
ASU Research: Colon Cancer Cells Trick Body To Spread Disease
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 6 hours ago
ASU research has identified for the first time the details of how inflammation triggers colon cancer cells to spread to other organs. ASU Biodesign Institute Executive Director and study lead researcher Raymond DuBois, M.D., Ph.D. Colon cancer is... Read more
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Business Wire
NBC News Investigation Uncovers Troubling Facts Concerning IVC Filters, Baron & Budd ReportsIVC filters are used in patients who are at a risk of suffering a pulmonary emb
NBC News Investigation Uncovers Troubling Facts Concerning IVC Filters, Baron & Budd Reports
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
IVC filters are used in patients who are at a risk of suffering a pulmonary embolism, a blood clot in the lungs. The IVC filter is typically implanted near a patient’s groin in the inferior vena cava, the body’s largest vein, in order to trap any... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
RIP: Angelo Giorno, 4, dies after receiving intestinal...Angelo Giorno, the 4-year-old boy who received an intestinal transplant in July
RIP: Angelo Giorno, 4, dies after receiving intestinal...
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 hours ago
Angelo Giorno, the 4-year-old boy who received an intestinal transplant in July from the same girl whose liver was donated to Lucas Goeller, died Thursday night. Share condolence messages on the WPXI-TV Pittsburgh Facebook page Children’s Hospital... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
9 arrested in Fort Myers prostitution stingFort Myers Police arrested nine people Thursday during an undercover prostituti
9 arrested in Fort Myers prostitution sting
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 hours ago
Fort Myers Police arrested nine people Thursday during an undercover prostitution sting. According to a police report, female officers posed as street prostitutes in an attempt to be solicited by the suspects. “These investigations usually start... Read more
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U TV
Mother meets girl saved by son’s organ donationDineen Walker's son Stuart died after being knocked down by a car days just bef
Mother meets girl saved by son’s organ donation
U TV / Posted 7 hours ago
Dineen Walker's son Stuart died after being knocked down by a car days just before Christmas in 1996 – he was only eight years old. His parents decided to donate his organs. “It was something we decided we wanted done for ourselves and you never... Read more
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PhysOrg
Signal replicas make a flexible sensorFluorescence image showing two nerves (stained in red and green), which are res
Signal replicas make a flexible sensor
PhysOrg / Posted 7 hours ago
Fluorescence image showing two nerves (stained in red and green), which are responsible for transmitting information from the hair cells to the brain and from neurons (small green dots) that alter hair cell sensitivity, respectively. Ludwig... Read more
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FOX News
Wave of misery: EU-bound refugees bring Balkans to breaking pointMacedonian volunteers and police with refugees in Gevgelija, near the border of
Wave of misery: EU-bound refugees bring Balkans to breaking point
FOX News / Posted 7 hours ago
Macedonian volunteers and police with refugees in Gevgelija, near the border of Macedonia and Greece. (FoxNews.com) SKOPJE – Anger is mounting in nations along the path Middle Eastern and North African refugees are taking to Europe, where citizens... Read more
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TribLIVE
4-year-old transplant recipient Angelo Giorno dies, hospital saysAngelo Giorno, the 4-year-old boy who captivated the region following an intest
4-year-old transplant recipient Angelo Giorno dies, hospital says
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
Angelo Giorno, the 4-year-old boy who captivated the region following an intestinal transplant in July, has died, a spokeswoman at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC said Friday. Angelo, of Derry, had been diagnosed with a virus and was... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
This video explains whether undercover farming videos change the way we look at foodIt’s totally legal to force-feed a duck for foie gras. And baby cows can be ti
This video explains whether undercover farming videos change the way we look at food
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
It’s totally legal to force-feed a duck for foie gras. And baby cows can be tied up in cages so we can eat veal. Whether these practices are ethical has been debated in recent years with animal rights groups shooting undercover videos to highlight... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Saturated fat weaken immune system response and boost inflammationIn recent research, funded by the Wellcome Trust, scientists from Imperial Coll
Saturated fat weaken immune system response and boost inflammation
Bel Marra Health / Posted 8 hours ago
In recent research, funded by the Wellcome Trust, scientists from Imperial College London have found that high levels of saturated fat in the blood dulls the immune system response and increases the risk of inflammation. Details of the research... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Alleged arsons at Planned Parenthood clinics reported in wake of 'sting' videosTwo suspicious fires are being investigated at Planned Parenthood facilities in
Alleged arsons at Planned Parenthood clinics reported in wake of 'sting' videos
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 hours ago
Two suspicious fires are being investigated at Planned Parenthood facilities in Illinois and Louisiana, after advocates of legal abortion went more than a year without an arson. The fires happened in the days and weeks following the release of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Destroy Illicit Drugs in RwamaganaPolice on Thursday destroyed a variety of drugs and illicit brews worth 2.5m in
Police Destroy Illicit Drugs in Rwamagana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Police on Thursday destroyed a variety of drugs and illicit brews worth 2.5m in Rwamagana District, in part of nationwide campaigns aimed at protecting the country against the effects of drug abuse. The destroyed items that included marijuana and... Read more
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The Atlantic
Is That a Colony of Conjoined Twins or a Single Sea Creature?The creature is Nanomia bijuga. It’s a translucent, gelatinous blob with no bra
Is That a Colony of Conjoined Twins or a Single Sea Creature?
The Atlantic / Posted 9 hours ago
The creature is Nanomia bijuga. It’s a translucent, gelatinous blob with no brain and very simple muscles. And yet, it is clearly an excellent swimmer. In the GIF, above, a scientist injects fluorescent dye in front of it to highlight its movements.... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Face value: Simon Schama on the power of portraitsWe come into the world wide-eyed, ready to stare. And after we are done crying,
Face value: Simon Schama on the power of portraits
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 hours ago
We come into the world wide-eyed, ready to stare. And after we are done crying, eyes scrunched tight against the raw light, we start looking, which is the precise moment we begin to live in the company of humans. Nonsense, I was told; newborns can’t... Read more
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New Kerala
Rare liver-kidney combined transplant conducted in Gurgaon A 45-year-old man has been provided a new lease of life by conducting a rare
Rare liver-kidney combined transplant conducted in Gurgaon
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
A 45-year-old man has been provided a new lease of life by conducting a rare combined transplant of liver and kidney, a doctor said here on Friday. Agraj was treated at the Medicity Medanta... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malnutrition, Stunting and the Importance of a Child's First 1000 DaysBy Rihlat Said Mohamed, University of the Witwatersrand The first 1000 days of
Malnutrition, Stunting and the Importance of a Child's First 1000 Days
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
By Rihlat Said Mohamed, University of the Witwatersrand The first 1000 days of a child's life - from the time they are conceived until they turn two - is an important period for the development of both the fetus and the infant. It sets up the... Read more
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The Christian Post
A Case for ContraceptionIn the wake of the most recent undercover videos from the Center for Medical Pr
A Case for Contraception
The Christian Post / Posted 10 hours ago
In the wake of the most recent undercover videos from the Center for Medical Progress, the pro-life community is reeling. Any remaining vestiges of doubt about the depths of depravity to which Planned Parenthood has sunk have been eliminated. Calls... Read more
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International Business Times
Giving Russia the top job at the UN is an Orwellian nightmare and a betrayal of global peace efforts It could be a story written by Ray Bradbury or George Orwell. Or the basis for
Giving Russia the top job at the UN is an Orwellian nightmare and a betrayal of global peace efforts
International Business Times / Posted 10 hours ago
It could be a story written by Ray Bradbury or George Orwell. Or the basis for a fantasy book by Michel Houellebecq. But this story is not an illusion, nor a nightmare. It is not a joke – it is reality. The source of numerous wars and conflicts is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
3 shots out window during LR road-rage face-off manslaughter, jury findsA 30-year-old man who said at his trial over a fatal downtown Little Rock road-
3 shots out window during LR road-rage face-off manslaughter, jury finds
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
A 30-year-old man who said at his trial over a fatal downtown Little Rock road-rage encounter that he only fired his gun to protect himself was sentenced to 10 years in prison for manslaughter Thursday night. But the Pulaski County jury that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oliseh Wary of Taifa Stars ThreatBy Daily News Reporter and Agencies Nigeria's Super Eagles head coach Sunday O
Oliseh Wary of Taifa Stars Threat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
By Daily News Reporter and Agencies Nigeria's Super Eagles head coach Sunday Oliseh has revealed that he has watched Taifa Stars' tapes but expects they will be different when the two sides face off at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam on... Read more
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express
Perfectly mummified prehistoric man's best friend found buried in permafrostThe dog's teeth just as they were 12,000 years ago Russian archaeologists also
Perfectly mummified prehistoric man's best friend found buried in permafrost
express / Posted 11 hours ago
The dog's teeth just as they were 12,000 years ago Russian archaeologists also found signs of human activity where the mummified dog was discovered in Siberia, suggesting it had been tamed by early man. Scientists believe it is the sibling of a... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
First Church rebuilding 90-year-old pipe organFor only the second time in the church's long history in Nashua, The First Chur
First Church rebuilding 90-year-old pipe organ
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
For only the second time in the church's long history in Nashua, The First Church on Library Hill is overseeing the renovation of a centerpiece of both its sanctuary and its faith. The church's Austin Opus 1406 Anderson Memorial pipe organ is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFF Statement On the Illegal Banning of the EFF Branch At Wits UniversityThe Economic Freedom Fighters rejects the suspension of the EFF student branch
EFF Statement On the Illegal Banning of the EFF Branch At Wits University
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
The Economic Freedom Fighters rejects the suspension of the EFF student branch by the EXCO of the Council of Wits University yesterday. We reject this suspension in light of the fact that it happens conveniently on the eve of the SRC elections which... Read more
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Daily Mail
Serial killing 'Granny Ripper' boiled the head of her final victimSerial killer cannibal 'Granny Ripper' reenacts how she cut off head of final v
Serial killing 'Granny Ripper' boiled the head of her final victim
Daily Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
Serial killer cannibal 'Granny Ripper' reenacts how she cut off head of final victim then boiled it in a saucepan to shocked police Tamara Samsonova, 68, is suspected of killing up to 11 over two decades 'Granny Ripper' has admitted she boiled the... Read more
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