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Blog Post Archive

Increasing diabetes cases lead to new global health fears

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Having diabetes triples a person's risk of contracting TB, which killed about 1.5 million people last year, said the report compiled by the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease and the World Diabetes Foundation.Show More Summary

Chrysler recalling 381K trucks over fire hazard

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DETROIT (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV's Chrysler Group said on Wednesday it is recalling 381,876 Ram trucks mostly in the United States to correct a potential fire hazard. Chrysler said in a statement that problems with 2010-2014...Show More Summary

More than 100 believed dead in Sri Lanka landslide

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By Shihar Aneez and Ranga Sirilal COLOMBO (Reuters) - A landslide in hilly south-central Sri Lanka is believed to have killed more than 100 people on Wednesday as it buried scores of houses, a government minister said, and the toll is likely to rise. Show More Summary

Who was Ebola's patient zero?

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LONDON (AP) — In the Guinean village where the current West African Ebola outbreak began, 14 graves mark the spot where the lethal virus began to spiral out of control.

Islamic State advances through Syria

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Islamic State group jihadists have attacked an oil and gas field in Syria, killing at least 30 pro-regime forces and security guards, a monitoring group said Wednesday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the attack was launched on Tuesday night and fighting continued through the night. Show More Summary

U.S. nurse fights Maine quarantine over Ebola fears

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Kaci Hickox, a U.S. nurse who has tested negative for Ebola after returning from West Africa, on Wednesday said she would challenge Maine's restrictions and did not plan to follow guidelines to quarantine herself until Nov. Show More Summary

Unmanned U.S. supply rocket explodes after liftoff

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By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL Florida (Reuters) - An unmanned U.S. supply rocket exploded shortly after lifting off from a commercial launch pad in Virginia, the first disaster since NASA turned to private operators to run cargo to the International Space Station. Show More Summary

Costly U.S. nuclear arms revamp, tight cash call for tough choices

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By David Alexander KINGS BAY Ga. (Reuters) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel grabbed a ladder extending through the sleek black hull of the USS Tennessee at a Navy submarine base here and disappeared down the hatch for a close look at one of the Pentagon's most daunting budget issues. Show More Summary

American couple held in Qatar for death of daughter

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An American couple feels trapped and abandoned by the U.S. Government as they await a possible death sentence following the death of their daughter in the oil rich country of Qatar. Grace and Matthew Huang were accused of starving their adopted daughter Gloria to death almost two years ago. Show More Summary

'I don't feel safe anymore'

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Residents still feel mental anguish two years after Superstorm Sandy ravaged the East Coast.

More than 100 believed dead in Sri Lanka landslide

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COLOMBO (Reuters) - More than 100 people are believed to have been killed on Wednesday in a landslide in hilly south-central Sri Lanka, Disaster Management Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said. "More than 100 people are believed to haveShow More Summary

Cause sought for supply rocket explosion

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An unmanned Antares rocket exploded seconds after liftoff in Virginia.

U.S. supply rocket explodes on liftoff

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An unmanned Antares rocket explodes seconds after liftoff from a Virginia launch pad.

Vanished Broncos fan found safe

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Paul Kitterman had not been seen since he disappeared during Thursday night's game in Denver.

Royals roll past Giants to force Game 7 in World Series

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Ned Yost wanted a seven-game World Series. Now he's got it.

Republican dives into 'Redskins' fight

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Republican Ed Gillespie, trailing in the polls and short on campaign cash, is hoping a last-minute appeal to devoted fans of the Washington Redskins' name gets him over the goal line in his Senate bid.

House Democrats seek change to deportations

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A group of Democrats want to change policies affecting some migrant families.

Fight against Islamic State for Kobane escalates

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Kurdish peshmerga fighters are headed for Syrian border town for probable battle.

Former officials: White House did little to stop Islamic State's ascent

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The Obama administration “did almost nothing” in response to intelligence warnings earlier this year that Islamic State radicals were gaining ground in Iraq and threatening the country’s stability, a former ambassador to Iraq says in a new interview.

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