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Push-up capacity may predict men's heart disease risk

(Reuters Health) – The number of push-ups a man can do in the doctor’s office may be a good predictor of his risk…

Merck, Pfizer drug combo extends kidney cancer survival: study

Merck, Pfizer drug combo extends kidney cancer survival: study

(Reuters) – A combination of Merck & Co’s immunotherapy Keytruda and Pfizer Inc’s Inlyta helped patients with advanced kidney cancer live longer than…

Leaving the hospital early can double the odds of going back

Leaving the hospital early can double the odds of going back

(Reuters Health) – Patients who discharge themselves from the hospital against medical advice are twice as likely to be back within 30 days…

Asthma classes in school may help reduce attacks

Asthma classes in school may help reduce attacks

(Reuters Health) – School-age children with asthma who receive education on managing the condition may have fewer attacks, emergency room visits and hospitalizations…

Nektar, Bristol combo drug shows signs of tumor reduction in bladder cancer patients

Nektar, Bristol combo drug shows signs of tumor reduction in bladder cancer patients

FILE PHOTO: Logo of global biopharmaceutical company Bristol-Myers Squibb is pictured on the blouse of an employee in Le Passage, near Agen, France…

France suggests glyphosate exit could be even slower than planned

France suggests glyphosate exit could be even slower than planned

PARIS (Reuters) – Only half of France’s farmland could do without glyphosate-based weed-killers by 2021, the country’s farm minister suggested, further lowering an…

U.S. Medicare plans to track CAR-T cancer therapy outcomes

U.S. Medicare plans to track CAR-T cancer therapy outcomes

(Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on Friday proposed coverage of expensive CAR-T cell therapies at cancer centers…

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Media captionJohnson: We need to get positive agenda across Boris Johnson has told his fellow Brexiteers they should not “gloat” about the UK’s departure from the EU, which…

Media captionJuncker: Superstate claims ‘total nonsense’ The president of the European Commission has said claims he wants to create a European “superstate” are “total nonsense”. Jean-Claude Juncker said…

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Image copyright Free Nazanin Image caption Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was detained in Iran when she was visiting her parents with he infant daughter A charity has asked the UN…

Labour wants to strengthen the rights of tenants to keep a pet in their properties as part of a package of proposed animal welfare measures. Some rental agreements…

Media captionArlene Foster outlines talks proposals on Irish language Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster has said there will be no free-standing Irish Language act. She told BBC…

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Illinois factory gunman obtained firearm permit despite felony conviction

Illinois factory gunman obtained firearm permit despite felony conviction

AURORA, Ill. (Reuters) – The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five policemen at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who nevertheless obtained a state permit…

Acting Pentagon chief not decided yet on funding border wall

Acting Pentagon chief not decided yet on funding border wall

ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (Reuters) – Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Saturday he had not yet determined whether a border wall with Mexico was…

Lee Radziwill, Jackie Kennedy Onassis' younger sister, dies at 85

Lee Radziwill, Jackie Kennedy Onassis' younger sister, dies at 85

(Reuters) – Lee Radziwill, the younger sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis who was witness to history in the “Camelot” White House, married a prince and counted Andy Warhol,…

Illinois factory gunman killed five victims after being fired

Illinois factory gunman killed five victims after being fired

AURORA, Ill. (Reuters) – The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five police officers at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who had just been fired,…

Gunman in Aurora, Illinois, shooting described as 'loner'

Gunman in Aurora, Illinois, shooting described as 'loner'

(Reuters) – When Gary Martin came to work at the Henry Pratt valve manufacturing plant in Aurora, Illinois, on Friday, he was told he was being terminated from…

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‘Not many teams dominate Juve’ – just how impressive was Spurs’ comeback?

‘Not many teams dominate Juve’ – just how impressive was Spurs’ comeback?

Harry Kane has scored more goals (nine) in his first nine Champions League matches than anyone else Tottenham’s comeback from 2-0 down to draw away…

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AD Tom Bowen on Memphis football's declining attendance, fans' complaints, schedules – The Commercial Appeal

AD Tom Bowen on Memphis football's declining attendance, fans' complaints, schedules – The Commercial Appeal

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Quadriga: The cryptocurrency exchange that lost $135m

Quadriga: The cryptocurrency exchange that lost $135m

Image copyright Facebook/Quadriga Image caption Gerald Cotten When the 30-year-old founder of a Canadian cryptocurrency exchange…

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Germ killing robot slips into hotel bedsheets

Germ killing robot slips into hotel bedsheets

(CNN) — Ever spent a sleepless night in a hotel room freaking out about all the…

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Jussie Smollett had no role in own attack, lawyers say

Jussie Smollett had no role in own attack, lawyers say

Image copyright AFP Image caption Jussie Smollett’s lawyers said the actor felt “victimised” by reports he…