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Dad Who Had Wanted Abortion Allegedly Beats Baby Girl Within an Inch of Her Life: Cops

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 1:04pm

Sixteen-month-old Nylah's battle to survive began on Father's Day when a 911 caller reported that the girl's mom had been chased and assaulted.

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James Blake agrees not to sue NYC in exchange for fellowship

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 12:40pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Tennis star James Blake has agreed to drop his right to sue New York after he was mistakenly arrested and tackled by police. In exchange, a legal fellowship will be created in his name that will bolster the work of the city's police watchdog agency.

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More playtime with dad linked to lower obesity risk for young kids

Reuters Health News - June 21, 2017 - 12:20pm
(Reuters Health) - Fathers who get more involved in raising their children may be helping to lower their kids’ risk of obesity, a U.S. study suggests.
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Anthem to reduce Obamacare offerings in Wisconsin, Indiana

Reuters Health News - June 21, 2017 - 12:18pm
(Reuters) - Anthem Inc, which has urged lawmakers to commit to paying government subsidies for the Obamacare individual health insurance system, said on Wednesday it would reduce the number of individual plan offerings in Wisconsin and Indiana next year.
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Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 12:17pm

LONDON (AP) — Weakened by a disastrous election, British Prime Minister Theresa May ditched some of her most controversial campaign pledges and suggested she was willing to soften her approach to leaving the European Union as Queen Elizabeth II delivered the government's legislative agenda to Parliament Wednesday.

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After weeks of secrecy, Senate to unveil healthcare bill

Reuters Health News - June 21, 2017 - 12:14pm
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republicans plan to unveil the text of their draft healthcare bill on Thursday as senators struggle over issues such as the future of the Medicaid program for the poor and bringing down insurance costs.
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Walmart And Amazon Rivalry Goes To The Next Level: The Cloud

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 11:48am

Walmart and Amazon's rivalry just went to the next level.

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The Latest: Navy Seal tells of wound during Bergdahl search

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 11:28am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on pretrial hearings in the case of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who is accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan in 2009 (all times local):

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Britain's May promises to listen harder on Brexit: Queen's Speech

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 11:12am

By William James and Elizabeth Piper LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May promised on Wednesday to listen more closely to business concerns about Britain leaving the European Union as she set out a Brexit-focused government program, pared back to reflect her weakened authority. Chastened by an election which left her Conservative Party short of a majority in parliament and reopened debate on the nature of Britain's EU exit, May also sidelined reform on social care, education and corporate governance. The queen told lawmakers from both the upper and lower houses of parliament that the government is committed to building "the widest possible consensus" on Brexit, working with parliament, devolved administrations, business and others.

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Drone video shows Tropical Storm Cindy strengthening over Gulf of Mexico

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 11:03am

ABC News' Eva Pilgrim has the latest updates on Tropical Storm Cindy from New Orleans.

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High hat fashion shares the stage at Britian's Royal Ascot horse races

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 11:01am

British Society and Royals come decked out with high-fashion hats – some elegant, some whimsical – and all incredibly creative.

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Drugmaker Mylan gets boost from unlikely source: coal

Reuters Health News - June 21, 2017 - 10:56am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Mylan N.V. is best known for producing EpiPen emergency allergy treatments and generic drugs.
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2 Elephants Spring Into Action to Save Calf From Drowning in Zoo's Pool

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 10:54am

Two elephants worked together to save a baby calf who fell into a pool at the Seoul Grand Park Zoo in South Korea.

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Alaska fishermen ‘chased out’ of Bering Sea by gangs of killer whales

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 10:52am

Pods of killer whales are reportedly stalking Alaskan fishermen and driving them out of fishing areas while robbing them of their catch. The National Post reports that black cod and halibut fishers are being surrounded by orcas acting like “motorcycle gangs” and “chased out” of their areas of operation in the north Pacific.

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Queen's Speech: Pomp, ritual in delivering UK gov't program

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 10:42am

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II delivered a speech to Parliament on Wednesday outlining the British government's legislative agenda. It's an event normally marked by pomp and tradition.

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The new, young crown prince reshaping Saudi Arabia

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 10:30am

The young prince named heir to Saudi Arabia's throne has built a reputation as a bold reformer intent on weaning the kingdom off oil and driving a far more aggressive foreign policy to counter the influence of arch-rival Iran. Mohammed bin Salman, 31, was appointed crown prince by his father King Salman on Wednesday, replacing his cousin who is 26 years his senior. If Mohammed bin Salman becomes king in his 30s, he would be the youngest monarch of the modern state.

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Factbox: Airbus, Boeing commercial aircraft deals at Paris Airshow

Pharma news - June 21, 2017 - 10:25am

(Reuters) - Following is a summary of commercial aircraft deals announced by Airbus and Boeing at the Paris Airshow: AIRBUS: * Lessor GECAS orders 100 A320neo aircraft worth about $10.8 billion at list prices to be delivered 2020-24. * Air Lease Corp orders 12 additional A321neo aircraft, worth about $1.5 billion at list prices. * Viva Air signs memorandum of understanding for 35 A320neo and 15 A320ceo jets, worth roughly $5 billion at list prices. * CDB Aviation Lease Finance orders 45 airbus A320neo family aircraft, worth about $4.5 billion at list prices. ...

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