• Missing CDC worker's body recovered in Atlanta river
Missing CDC worker's body recovered in Atlanta river

For months, authorities scavenged for clues on where the 35-year-old may have been. Police said there is now no indication that foul play was involved, and there were no signs of trauma on his body to indicate he died of anything but drowning.

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  • Crowds of people honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Calder Plaza
Crowds of people honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Calder Plaza

She said it's important to remember how fragile progression can be, and continue to work for equality. "It was a bit hard but because she has been so interested in the issue for so long and so passionate about it and wanted to do it, it was natural", Arndrea King said.

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  • Seven cities interested in hosting 2026 Winter Olympics — International Olympic Committee
Seven cities interested in hosting 2026 Winter Olympics — International Olympic Committee

According to the TOC, Erzurum believe that their experience of hosting global sport events will help their bid. Dubi told GamesBids.com during a conference call Tuesday "what we expect from the USOC is to open the door to discuss this [interest] with the International Olympic Committee and those cities interested because what is really important ...

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  • Today is World Autism Awareness Day
Today is World Autism Awareness Day

According to doctors, children need social acceptance to help reduce the impact of disorders and face the challenges with confidence. Autism a life-long condition that has no medical cure. The hope is that parents who take part in the training will then mentor other parents. This 2018, the World Autism Awareness Day focuses on empowering fe...

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  • US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Joint Military Drills
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Joint Military Drills

President Donald Trump for the first-ever summit between the two countries, though the date and venue have yet to be determined. The start of the drills, which usually commence between the end of February and the beginning of March, was postponed due to the Winter Olympic Games in South Korea, an event which started a detente with Pyongyang and t...

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  • FG releases names of alleged looters
FG releases names of alleged looters

Allegation: On the 24th of Oct 2014, he took N600 million only from the office of then NSA. Mohammed had alleged that the party chairman collected N200m from the office of the National Security Adviser in 2015. "Some of the people on this list are seeking to plea bargain, and that is a fact". The PDP spokesman said the president should tell Nig...

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  • Boy From Viral Police Photo Missing After Fatal Family Car Crash
Boy From Viral Police Photo Missing After Fatal Family Car Crash

The victim's family also did not want to pursue more serious sexual offenses related to the allegations by the younger girl, he said . Sheriff's personnel are also checking into a less-likely scenario, that the three children unaccounted for were with friends in the Portland area.

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  • Khaps can not interfere in marriages, can not even hold meeting for it
Khaps can not interfere in marriages, can not even hold meeting for it

The court said that any kind of torture or torment or ill-treatment in the name of honour, amounts to "atrophy" of an individual's choice relating to love and marriage and such "vicious" crimes by any assembly, under any name, "is illegal and can not be allowed a moment of existence".

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  • Bubba Watson Cruises to Match Play Title in Texas
Bubba Watson Cruises to Match Play Title in Texas

Actually, Watson is among the favorites for the year's first major, listed on one website at 16/1 at the Westgate Las Vegas Superook, just behind the likes of Tiger Woods , Dustin Johnson , Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy . "I'm proud of the way I fought after I could have shot who-knows today", said the 2015 Masters champion . "And then, ma...

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  • Russian Federation to expel 23 United Kingdom diplomats in spy row
Russian Federation to expel 23 United Kingdom diplomats in spy row

The statement said the government could take further measures if Britain takes any more "unfriendly" moves toward Russian Federation. The U.K. has accused Russian Federation of bearing responsibility for the attack, which British officials say involved a military-grade nerve agent of a type developed secretly by Russian Federation.

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  • Turkish fire on Syria's Afrin kills 18 civilians
Turkish fire on Syria's Afrin kills 18 civilians

He said the government and Syrian Red Crescent were coordinating to facilitate the safe transport of people from eastern Ghouta "to temporary shelters that are equipped with all the necessary equipment". Turkey is targeting the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), a US-backed militia that it regards as an extension of the Kurdish rebels on its ...

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  • Aadhaar linking: Decide soon on deadline, don't create uncertainty, SC to Centre
Aadhaar linking: Decide soon on deadline, don't create uncertainty, SC to Centre

The bench, which also comprised justices A K Sikri, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan, said that since the matter would have implications on financial institutions, like banks and stock exchange, it would create a huge problem of compliance if the deadline was extended at the last moment.

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  • Indonesia eyes change to maritime treaty after Timor-Australia deal
Indonesia eyes change to maritime treaty after Timor-Australia deal

Australia and Timor-Leste on Tuesday signed a historic maritime boundary treaty under the auspices of the United Nations, ending a decade-long maritime dispute and recognizing a permanent border between them. "The agreement being signed today is a further contribution to establishing legal certainty in the world's ocean, an essential condition for ...

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  • 'Sex and the City' Star Cynthia Nixon Eyes NY Governor's Race
'Sex and the City' Star Cynthia Nixon Eyes NY Governor's Race

Cuomo, a rumored 2020 presidential contender, is seeking reelection for a third term, and would face Nixon in the party's September primary if she enters the race. Nixon, an Emmy, Grammy and Tony Award-winner most famous for her role as Miranda Hobbes, has long opposed Cuomo's policies, and has been especially vocal over the past year.

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  • Republican pushback on tariffs gathers steam as Trump stands firm
Republican pushback on tariffs gathers steam as Trump stands firm

Republican leaders of the House Ways and Means Committee are circulating a letter opposing President Donald Trump's announcement that he'll boost tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. "I encourage the president to carefully consider all of the implications of raising the cost of steel and aluminum on American manufacturers and consumers".

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  • Food Lover's Market group recalls products after listeriosis announcement
Food Lover's Market group recalls products after listeriosis announcement

It is believed to have originated in an Enterprise Food factory in the northern city of Polokwane. RCL Foods chief legal officer Stephen Heath said the company was recalling its polony products even though test results were still pending.

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  • Iowa flu death toll triple what it was past year
Iowa flu death toll triple what it was past year

Last week, there were half as many new cases of H3N2 as the week before, but the strain's decline is "basically mirroring the increase in influenza B", says CDC spokesperson Kristen Nordlund. While this scientific work is underway, the composition of next season's flu vaccines will be the subject of an FDA advisory committee meeting March 1, 2018...

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  • Dapchi Schoolgirls: Gaidam Blames Abduction On Withdrawal Of Military
Dapchi Schoolgirls: Gaidam Blames Abduction On Withdrawal Of Military

These efforts however began to appear for what they actually were; incompetencies, lies, and conspiracies. "We had policemen but they ran to the bush."Mohammed Adam, whose two younger sisters are missing, said before Monday's attack "there was nearly no security inside Dapchi because there have been no other incidents".

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  • E-cigarettes: Study finds toxic metals including arsenic, lead in vapors
E-cigarettes: Study finds toxic metals including arsenic, lead in vapors

Users of e-cigarettes may be inhaling levels of risky toxic metals, according to a study from Johns Hopkins University of Bloomberg School of Public Health. Researchers at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health tested e-liquids in vapers' refilling dispensers from 56 Baltimore-area daily e-cigarette users for a study published Wednes...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn tells MPs to back opt-out organ donation bill
Jeremy Corbyn tells MPs to back opt-out organ donation bill

Scotland is now looking at a similar system. An opt-out system has already been introduced in Wales by the devolved Welsh government. Campaigners for the change say a policy of deemed consent could save up to 500 lives a year . Labour and Conservative MPs put aside party differences to sort out the Bill. There are now 115,016 people on that nati...

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  • Flu shot linked to preventing heart attacks
Flu shot linked to preventing heart attacks

This is the first time in 15 flu seasons all states have reported widespread flu activity in the same week, according to the CDC. No appointments are needed to receive a flu shot at any county health department. Additionally, the vaccine effectiveness for A (H3N2) has generally been lower than other strains. Its estimated overall effectiveness ...

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  • There is No Difference Between Low-fat and Low-carb Diets
There is No Difference Between Low-fat and Low-carb Diets

Over the course of a year, researchers monitored participant progress, logging information about weight, body composition, baseline insulin levels and how many grams of fat or carbohydrate they consumed daily. Similarly, a few women whose DNA did not "match" went through a divorce or other upheaval, ate for emotional comfort, gained weight, and...

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  • 5.9 magnitude quake shakes Oaxaca, Mexico - USGS
5.9 magnitude quake shakes Oaxaca, Mexico - USGS

The 7.2 magnitude quake which hit Mexico on Friday will not trigger a pay out from the World Bank's new vehicle 118 - 119 cat bond issued earlier this month. Oaxaca state authorities opened shelters for those affected, and almost 6,000 soldiers and federal police were deployed to help with the emergency response.

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  • New objective blood test could diagnose autism in children
New objective blood test could diagnose autism in children

Using an algorithm to sift through the data, the team said their results were better than any method now available to detect ASD, being up to about 90 percent accurate. It is thought that genetic causes are behind one third of ASD cases, with a combination of other factors - environmental factors, mutations, and rare genetic variants - behind the...

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  • Florida's GOP Governor on Gun Laws: 'Everything's on the Table'
Florida's GOP Governor on Gun Laws: 'Everything's on the Table'

One of the most powerful voices to come out during the aftermath of Florida's school shooting is Lori Alhadeff, whose 14-year-old daughter Alyssa was among the 17 victims killed in the attack. Wearing a white dress reminiscent of the one made famous by Marilyn Monroe in The Seven Year Itch , the first lady looked steely in the camera's glare a...

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  • AJ McCarron: Where will the new free agent wind up?
AJ McCarron: Where will the new free agent wind up?

By keeping him on the NFI list for the maximum duration they're allowed to before placing him on the active roster, the Bengals not only prevented McCarron from counting 2014 as an accrued season towards free agency, but they were also able to pay him less.

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  • Two Bronx men arrested in terror scheme
Two Bronx men arrested in terror scheme

Attorney in the Southern District of NY. After the resignation, Tyler Toro returned Christian Toro's school-issued laptop, where a technical specialist found a copy of the " Explosives Book", a text that provides instructions for manufacturing explosive devices, according to the complaint .

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  • Kejriwal's anniversary ad stuck over 'seen and unseen forces' reference
Kejriwal's anniversary ad stuck over 'seen and unseen forces' reference

Addressing a gathering here on the third anniversary of the inauguration of his government, Kejriwal said separate fund would be earmarked for the objective in the upcoming budget. "Many hurdles came but we fought for your rights and my biggest strength is you, " Mr Kejriwal tweeted. "Delhi is becoming a victim of dirty politics and I am sure that ...

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  • Arrested Indian Mujahideen terrorist had found love in Nepal
Arrested Indian Mujahideen terrorist had found love in Nepal

Khan had also helped put together bombs that went off in between 2007 and 2008 in Delhi, Ahmedabad, Uttar Pradesh and Jaipur. The Batla House encounter took place six days after the serial blasts in Delhi's Pahargang, Barakhamaba Raod, Cannuaght Place, Grater Kailash and Govindpuri in which 30 people died while 100 injured.

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  • North London derby: Gunners receive three injury boosts
North London derby: Gunners receive three injury boosts

Despite early talk of a curse, Tottenham's recent record at the national stadium is also very impressive. Although this loss came in the reverse fixture at the Emirates this season, they are still tipped to avoid defeat at odds of (1.28).

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