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Surprises and statements in fascinating Tuesday primary results

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 2:24pm

Steve Kornacki, MSNBC political correspondent, talks with Rachel Maddow about the results, including some surprises, of primary elections in some key states like Georgia and Kentucky.

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Banned pregnancy drug tied to ADHD generations later

Reuters Health News - May 22, 2018 - 2:02pm
(Reuters Health) - A pregnancy drug banned decades ago may have side effects that linger for generations. Grandchildren of women who took it have an increased risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study suggests.
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Correction: Grieving Father-Son's Prom story

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 1:50pm

MERCERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — In a May 21 story about a grieving father taking his late son's girlfriend to the prom, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of the university where the son was a student. He attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania, not Indiana State University.

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Palliative care training helps doctors steer cancer patients away from major surgery

Reuters Health News - May 22, 2018 - 1:40pm
(Reuters Health) - Doctors who don't have palliative care training are more likely to recommend aggressive surgery for patients with life-limiting diseases, a study suggests.
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Israeli air force chief confirms first F-35 airstrike

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 1:37pm

JERUSALEM (AP) — The head of Israel's air force on Tuesday revealed that it used the next-generation F-35 fighter jet for the first time during a recent mission.

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U.S. officials warn Congress on 2018 election hacking threats

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 1:29pm

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior Trump administration officials warned Congress on Tuesday of ongoing efforts by Russia to interfere in the 2018 midterm congressional elections as the federal government prepares to hand out $380 million in election security funding to states. At a briefing attended by about 40 or 50 members of the 435-member U.S. House of Representatives, the heads of FBI, Homeland Security Department and the director of National Intelligence said states and cities overseeing elections need to be prepared for threats. DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told reporters she agreed Russia was trying to influence the 2018 elections.

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Florida Police Report 2 Dead After Standoff At Panama City Apartment Complex

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 1:24pm

A Florida man suspected of killing one person and injuring another has died

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From Burkina to Zimbabwe, U.S. aid cuts squeeze family planning services

Reuters Health News - May 22, 2018 - 1:15pm
OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - The Marie Stopes Ladies who drive from village to village in the remote north of Burkina Faso offering free contraception, advice on family planning, sexual health and sometimes post-abortion care, may have to stop work in June.
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Texas School Shooting: Father of Alleged Santa Fe Gunman Says His Son Was Bullied: 'He's a Victim'

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 1:04pm

Antonio Pagourtzis, father of Dimitrios Pagourtzis, says his son was "mistreated at school."

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Shoppers Boycott Publix Over Store's Donations To NRA-Backed Candidate

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 12:46pm

Some Florida shoppers are vowing to boycott grocery store Publix ahead of the

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Spanish galleon laden with £13bn in gold found at bottom of Caribbean Sea, 300 years after sinking

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 12:45pm

US scientists found a Spanish galleon laden with treasure worth up to £12.6bn ($17bn) at the bottom of the Caribbean Sea, more than 300 years after it sank. The San Jose, considered the holy grail of shipwrecks, was discovered three years ago off the coast of Colombia but few details were released at the time. The 62-gun, three-masted galleon sank in June 1708, during a battle with British ships in the War of Spanish Succession, with the loss of nearly 600 lives.

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George Tyndall Sex Abuse Case: Ex-USC Gynecologist May Have 'Staggering' Number of Victims: Lawyer

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 12:28pm

Tyndall was the school's gynecologist for nearly three decades.

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Elon Musk reveals when $35K Tesla Model 3 could start production, admits brake issue

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 12:00pm

Tesla's rollout of the Model 3 has been anything but smooth sailing, and thousands of customers are still waiting for one very important Model 3 variant: the base model. It's the car Tesla CEO Elon Musk has consistently promised would come with a $35,000 price tag and 220 miles of range. Now, Musk has tweeted that those reserving the least expensive Model 3 could see their cars as soon as September.

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Maryland police arrest suspects in police officer's slaying

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 11:35am

The female Baltimore County officer, Amy Caprio, on Monday had confronted burglary suspects who attempted to flee in a vehicle, sparking a violent altercation that left the nearly four-year-veteran of the force critically injured, police said. Sixteen-year-old Dawnta Harris, was arrested shortly after Monday's altercation and was charged as an adult with first-degree murder, Baltimore police spokesman Natalie Litofsky said in a post on Twitter. Heavily armed Maryland police working with dogs had searched through the night for the other three suspects.

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DHS Head Says She’s Still, Somehow, Unaware Of Intel On Russia Interference To Boost Trump

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 11:17am

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Tuesday she was unaware of

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Meghan and Harry have made their first public appearance as a married couple

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 11:09am

Harry and Meghan might have been laying low in the past few days since their wedding, which was watched by millions of people around the world.  But, they're baaaack! And, they're celebrating Prince Charles' 70th formal birthday festivities in London.  SEE ALSO: Meghan and Harry's official wedding photos just dropped and OMG they're stunning Prince Harry gave a speech at Buckingham Palace flanked by his father Prince Charles, the Duchess of Cornwall, and the new Duchess of Sussex a.k.a. Meghan Markle.  Meghan and the Duchess of Cornwall were having a bit of a laugh during the speech.  Meghan, Duchess of Sussex having a bit of a giggle with Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall.Image: Chris Jackson/Getty ImagesThe newlyweds were reported to have delayed their honeymoon to attend Prince Charles' birthday shindig. Here's hoping they can make a swift exit once the celebrations are over and done with. Image: Chris Jackson/Getty ImagesAll the guests at the patronage celebration posed for a photograph on the steps of Buckingham Palace. Posing for a photograph outside Buckingham Palace.Image: Chris Jackson/Getty ImagesHappy birthday, Charlie!  WATCH: Lifetime just released a movie about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in honor of their upcoming wedding

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Reporter Shoved, Others Barred From EPA Meeting On Water Contaminants

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 10:56am

A reporter was grabbed and shoved by a security guard at the EPA headquarters

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New concerns as Hawaii volcano lava nears geothermal plant

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 10:54am

After Kilauea erupted more than two weeks ago, lava has moved closer to a geothermal power plant and increased the threat of “laze”- a toxic haze created when lava enters the ocean.

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5 Best Smith & Wesson Handguns on Planet Earth

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 10:50am

Smith & Wesson’s successful “wonder nine” pistol, the M&P followed in the footsteps of the Glock to produce a highly effective, high capacity polymer frame pistol. The Military & Police Model, currently in version 2.0, has a low bore axis, which the manufacturer claims reduces muzzle climb and allows the shooter to get sights back on target faster. The M&P 2.0 incorporates a five-inch stainless steel barrel into a pistol with an overall length of eight inches.

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Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Make Their First Official Appearance As Husband And Wife

Pharma news - May 22, 2018 - 10:31am

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle had quite the weekend, but they're already

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