• Federal complaint on Tad Cummins' alleged sex crimes — GRAPHIC
Federal complaint on Tad Cummins' alleged sex crimes — GRAPHIC

The cabin, authorities said , was a small, one-room building, and Cummins and Elizabeth appeared to have been sleeping on a foam mattress on the ground, the Siskiyou Daily News reported . He said Cummins wouldn't let the girl talk. The Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office sent a tactical unit to the cabin Thursday morning. A day after they disapp...

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  • Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement
Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement

During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump was a prominent critic of the deal, promising to "cancel" it, and this week he refused to sign a statement endorsing the agreement. Pyle says plans to stay in Paris are based on a major misconception about the United Nations deal. The Obama administration agreed to reduce United States emissions by 2...

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  • Jackie Robinson Day to be celebrated throughout baseball on Saturday
Jackie Robinson Day to be celebrated throughout baseball on Saturday

FILE - In this 1962 file photo, former baseball player Jackie Robinson and his wife, Rachel, pose in their CT home in 1962. Seventy years ago, Jackie Robinson became the first Major League Baseball player to break the color barrier. "So, it's great to think about it and to hold the guys in high esteem but every day is Jackie Robinson Day to...

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  • Sloppiness cost Man United in Belgium, says Mourinho
Sloppiness cost Man United in Belgium, says Mourinho

Such an outcome is far from Carrick's mind, with the midfielder scoffing at the suggestion that Sunday's match against leaders Chelsea offers them a chance to lay down an important marker for next season. "But we have been playing so well for so long it is just that edge, that little bit of something, to finish teams off. There's no other chance, w...

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  • United Kingdom lacks understanding of events in Syria: Russia
United Kingdom lacks understanding of events in Syria: Russia

Nikki Haley , the USA ambassador to the United Nations, said the departure of Syrian President Bashar Assad is a US priority, just as it was under the Obama administration, and that peace in Syria was probably impossible while he remained in power.

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  • Suspected Isis recruiters arrested in St Petersburg in wake of metro attack
Suspected Isis recruiters arrested in St Petersburg in wake of metro attack

Investigators have not said whether the six had any links to Monday's attack, which authorities said was carried out by a Russian citizen of Kyrgyz origin, identified as Akbarzhon Jalilov. Jalilov's parents, who say they had not seen their son for a while, were due to fly into St Petersburg on Wednesday and a witness at Pulkovo airport reported ...

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  • Malegaon, four other cities in Maharashtra among ten hottest places in India
Malegaon, four other cities in Maharashtra among ten hottest places in India

According to the weather office, Anantapuramu, Kadapa and Kurnool in Rayalaseema have been registering temperature of around 40 degree Celsius. While Akola town in Maharashtra recorded 44.1 degree Celsius, Barmer in Rajasthan recorded a temperature of 43.4 degrees Celsius and Narnaul in Haryana sizzled at 42 degrees Celsius.

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  • This fanged fish's venom is like heroin
This fanged fish's venom is like heroin

Fang blennies bite their targets, and it's possibly the only example of a species evolving venom to defend against predators rather than attack. Because the researchers used mice for the pain test, they can't rule out the possibility that the venom does cause pain when injected into other fish.

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  • Child dead, several others hospitalized after CO leak in MI
Child dead, several others hospitalized after CO leak in MI

The Niles police department confirmed the death of Bryan Douglas Watts, 13, of Niles, in an email to CBS News. The other children found unconscious were all aged between 12 and 14, the spokesman said. The employee opened the door to the pool area then called 911. At least one child is dead and five children hospitalized after they were found pa...

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  • 'Not a flawless deal': Transgender bathroom bill repealed in North Carolina
'Not a flawless deal': Transgender bathroom bill repealed in North Carolina

The revised law repeals the state's directive for transgender people to only use public bathrooms and showers that match their birth gender. Governor Roy Cooper, elected in November, supports the compromise and is expected to sign the bill into law but acknowledged "it's not a ideal deal".

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  • USF football player in stable condition after shooting
USF football player in stable condition after shooting

Childs has been charged with three counts of aggravated assault and a misdemeanor charge of marijuana possession. "I had a chance to speak with him", Strong said, according to the Tampa Bay Times . The release says Childs had been tailgating Jovanni Jimenez about a mile from the USF campus on Saturday night. The statement added no one els...

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  • Saratoga County ranked as the
Saratoga County ranked as the "healthiest" county in New York State

In health outcomes , Travis County from ninth overall in 2016 to fifth this year . Madison County's high school graduation rate is 83 percent, one percentage point down from in 2016, according to the rankings . "We continue to show strong health outcomes ". Erie County comes in at No. 50 overall on the 2017 list of New York's 62 counties, but ...

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  • Girl badly burned by homemade slime
Girl badly burned by homemade slime

Quinn, who has missed a week of school due to her bandaged hands, is expected to make a full recovery. "I woke up in the middle of the night and my hands were just all wet and they were sticking together and they were blistered, " Kathleen said on TODAY.

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"Pizzagate" DC shooter pleads guilty to weapons-related charges

Months after a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton's involvement in a child trafficking ring out of a Washington , D.C., pizzeria blew up from a very fake news story to a real-life shooting, fringe right-wing media outlet Infowars is apologizing for its role in spreading the completely false narrative.

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  • Public Hearing For Proposal To Legalize Pot For Recreational Use
Public Hearing For Proposal To Legalize Pot For Recreational Use

Bills introduced in both chambers of the IL legislature this week seek to make it legal for adults (21 and over) to possess, grow, and purchase up to 28 grams of marijuana. Sen. Steans also wants to explore the issue of marijuana as an alternative to opioids for pain management. Purchases would have a sales tax of six-and-a-quarter percent.

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  • Insider Trading at Sears Holdings Corp?
Insider Trading at Sears Holdings Corp?

Lampert, a hedge fund manager who is also Sears's biggest investor, aims to reduce debt and pension obligations by $1.5 billion. Similarly, its revenue of $310.43 million came in above expectations by $12.01 million. Sears has disclosed it may not be able to continue as a going concern despite a turnaround effort that has included selling stores an...

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  • Teenager 'sexually assaulted on Facebook Live'
Teenager 'sexually assaulted on Facebook Live'

Sunday, but her mother feared she might be in danger after seeing her daughter in a "disgusting" Facebook Live video. She said her daughter appeared to be scared, and the men were acting abusive toward the teen. Superintendent Eddie Johnson said that several people had viewed the video on social media but did not notify police. Guglielmi said Joh...

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  • 'Beauty And The Beast' makes over $170 million in opening weekend
'Beauty And The Beast' makes over $170 million in opening weekend

The remake also nabbed several other less notable distinctions, including the highest opening for a Disney animated to mostly-live-action conversion and seventh highest domestic opening weekend ever (just passing Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 and its $ 169 million debut in 2011).

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  • Interpol Lists Four North Koreans Wanted in Kim Murder: Malaysian Police
Interpol Lists Four North Koreans Wanted in Kim Murder: Malaysian Police

Police requested Interpol's help to apprehend the suspects last month. The event, held at the As-Salam Mosque in the embassy complex, ended with the reading of a special prayer for the safety of 11 Malaysians, including three officers of the Malaysian Embassy in Pyongyang, who are now stranded there after the North Korean government banned all Ma...

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  • Republican Governors Came Out Against the GOP Health Care Bill
Republican Governors Came Out Against the GOP Health Care Bill

A copy of the letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan was provided to The Associated Press. "We made certain changes but frankly very little", he said. Mark Sanford of SC and Dave Brat of Virginia, have been very vocal about their problems with the bill. Moderates like Rep. Charlie Dent, a Republican from Pe...

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  • This one basket of strawberries contained 20 different pesticides
This one basket of strawberries contained 20 different pesticides

EWG's annual update of its "Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce " - which is based on an analysis of tests run by the US Department of Agriculture - found that the most contaminated sample of strawberries had a whopping 20 different pesticides.

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  • Americans having less sex than they once did, study finds
Americans having less sex than they once did, study finds

Meanwhile, Baby Boomers had an average of 11 partners by the time they were 45. An annual survey of 26,000 people showed a drop-off in sex in the years 2010 through 2014 compared to a decade earlier. It emphasizes the right frequency is one that satisfies both partners. Age is also an important factor. Smartphone apps and internet dating has ma...

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  • Subway defends its chicken
Subway defends its chicken

CBC's " Marketplace " news program recently had a DNA lab analyze chicken products from multiple fast food chains. Last week, Subway told the CBC that Subway Canada "cannot confirm the veracity of the results of the lab testing you had conducted".

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  • Infant in Halifax County Dies From Flu Complications
Infant in Halifax County Dies From Flu Complications

During the following season (2013-2014), when H1N1 viruses dominated and the standard-dose vaccine had better effectiveness than the previous season, the high-dose vaccine was not significantly better at preventing deaths among the Medicare patients studied.

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  • Colorectal Cancer Rising Among Younger Adults
Colorectal Cancer Rising Among Younger Adults

An alarming three in ten rectal cancer diagnoses are now in patients below the age of 55. The scientists behind the study hope that by increasing awareness, the recommended age will be reconsidered. In general, rectal cancer rates in adults age 55 and older have been declining for the past four decades. So Dr Siegel and colleagues used a computer...

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  • 1 in 4 fatal drug overdoses linked to heroin in 2015 — CDC
1 in 4 fatal drug overdoses linked to heroin in 2015 — CDC

In 2015, that number increased more than fourfold to 12,989 heroin-related overdose deaths, according to aReuters report citing data from the NCHS. The states with the highest rates were: West Virginia, with 41.5 per 100,000; New Hampshire, with 34.3; and Kentucky and OH each with 29.9. When compared to the national total of drug deaths in th...

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  • Talks with Netanyahu constructive, says Australian leader
Talks with Netanyahu constructive, says Australian leader

To the extent wheeler-dealer Trump was presenting a coherent policy during his press conference, he was expressing exactly that kind of open-mindedness. "My government will not support one-sided resolutions criticizing Israel of the kind recently adopted by the UN Security Council and we deplore the boycott campaigns created to delegitimize" Israel...

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  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is linked to delayed brain development
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is linked to delayed brain development

Nevertheless, these did point to a number of brain differences in ADHD. They analyzed MRI data from 1,713 people with ADHD and 1,529 controls ranging in age from 4 to 63 years. Despite the large numbers of participants of all ages, the study was not created to investigate how ADHD might develop over a person's lifetime. The differences in brai...

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  • Flu deaths on the rise in Idaho
Flu deaths on the rise in Idaho

The eight new deaths were reported between February 5 and February 11, bringing the total to 32 deaths for the season, which began officially on October 2 previous year, according to the North Carolina Division of Public Health. The Shelby County Health Department also wants to remind people to wash their hands often and stay home if they are feeli...

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  • Jakarta election heads for second round as Ahok holds narrow lead
Jakarta election heads for second round as Ahok holds narrow lead

Numerous 7.1 million residents eligible to vote posted photos on social media sites like Twitter and Instagram, displaying ink-stained fingers to show they had cast ballots. They attended the latest anti-Ahok protest - a prayer rally at the Istiqlal Mosque on Saturday, and even reiterated the claim that Muslims shouldn't have non-Muslim leaders.

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  • PM Modi likes peeping into bathrooms: Rahul Gandhi
PM Modi likes peeping into bathrooms: Rahul Gandhi

In a joint press conference with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in Lucknow earlier in the day, Gandhi said, "The Prime Minister only enjoys sitting in front of Google and peeping into other people's bathroom". Three years ago, the BJP won a stunning victory in the state during national elections, helping it get the biggest parliament...

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  • Protesters flock to Livonia Planned Parenthood
Protesters flock to Livonia Planned Parenthood

Some of the demonstrations were met with counter-protests by Planned Parenthood supporters. Tiffany Harms, spokeswoman for Planned Parenthood of Greater Washington and North Idaho, said the opposition's use of the word "defunding" is a misnomer.

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  • World Cup Preparation Is Costing Qatar $500 Million Per Week
World Cup Preparation Is Costing Qatar $500 Million Per Week

More than US$200 billion (€187 billion) will be spent in total in preparation for 2022. The 2014 World Cup in Brazil is reported to have cost $11bn (£8.8bn) to host, while Russian Federation increased government spending on the 2018 World Cup by $321m to $10.7bn.

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  • Planned Parenthood sets 'abortion quotas,' former employees say
Planned Parenthood sets 'abortion quotas,' former employees say

Do not weaken New Hampshire's or America's backbone for women's health care that affects all of us! Karl Eastlund, the chief executive officer of the Planned Parenthood of Greater Washington and North Idaho, still keenly remembers being woken up by a 4 a.m.

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  • 'Dripping' new trend among teens who vape, researchers say
'Dripping' new trend among teens who vape, researchers say

It has grown in popularity because it produces a stronger hit, a thicker cloud of vapor, and increased taste. Dripping may expose users to higher levels of nicotine as well as to harmful non-nicotine toxins, like acetaldehyde and formaldehyde, which are carcinogens.

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