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ST. ALBERT, Alta. - An Alberta MP says he'll continue to push his private member's bill named after an RCMP officer who was shot and killed almost two years ago. Conservative Michael Cooper is trying
Orlando VA Medical Center improved its star rating from two to four in the past year, according to the facility and data made public by a USA Today investigation. If you haven't heard of star ratings
Walgreens Boots Alliance may be getting closer to divesting hundreds of stores to win U.S. regulatory approval of its Rite Aid acquisition as reports of U.S. pharmacy consolidation escalate.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Next week's Federal Reserve meeting and possible signals on the pace of rate hikes for next year could pose the biggest risk yet to the rally the U.S. stock market has seen since
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. agency involved in settlement talks with Volkswagen AG over its diesel emissions scandal has raised concerns about nearly two dozen mobile phones destroyed or lost by th
Canada Bond yields for Friday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets): One-month: 0.46% (0.43%) Three-month: 0.48% (0.485%) Six-month: 0.54% (0.53%) One-year: 0.595% (0.59%) Two-year: 0.741% (0.7
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First-time Santa Londel Walker is getting into character at the Northwest African American Museum. His previous costumed experience was as the Easter bunny at Zion Preparatory Academy. “This is a ste
Carlos Vives released a new live album on Friday in DVD and CD formats based on his most recent tour singing with some of the most outstanding Latin artists (With video).
What I'm struggling with is how to respond when asked why they are no longer on the guest list. If someone has the gall to ask, you should tell the truth and respond that, "We have had to cut costs,
Safari Club International rounded up a group of wounded veterans and took them deer hunting in North Mississippi              
Alex Mytton and Lottie Moss got very close on their holiday [Flynet] And the lovebirds couldn’t keep their hands off each other as they frolicked on a yacht. Although the pair were joined by pals
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A stolen 14th century illustration of a Roman Catholic saint was returned on Friday to Italy, where it will be put in a museum, U.S. Customs officials said.
The "Fixer Upper" family known for "shiplapping" this and "shiplapping" that have proven they are equally capable of not "shiplapping" everything they get their hands on.
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Arista Networks Inc used rival Cisco Systems' network device technology in its ethernet switches without permission, a U.S. trade judge ruled on Friday, handing Cisco yet another
FoodMarble has designed a breathalyzer that identifies how your stomach reacts to certain foods. Called Aire, it analyzes gases in your gut and rates the discomfort your system experiences.
John Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth in 1962, but for a solid hour of that journey, NASA feared he was about to die in a blazing fireball....
Filipino boxer and now Senator Manny Pacquiao wants to establish National Bible Day, with the introduction of a new bill calling for every last Monday in January to observe the new holiday. 
Voter officials in Pennsylvania tried to derail Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein’s vote recount efforts for the presidential election in the Keystone State Thursday. They asked a federal j
A new device called Aire, which can help determine what foods make you gassy, is now available for pre-order from the startup Food Marble. Aire is a small, portable device that is paired with its ap
Neuroscientists in Portugal have discovered a group of neurons in the brains of mice that may help to explain why our perception of time passing — ei
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(Reuters Health) – Of nearly 90 mobile phone apps focusing on sexually transmitted infections (STIs), about a third had inaccurate and incomplete information in a recent study.
(Reuters Health) - Two of the largest suppliers of the life-saving drug naloxone have dramatically increased their prices in recent years, threatening to make it less likely that someone can be saved
(Reuters) - Two leading U.S. medical societies are poised in the coming weeks to issue new diabetes treatment guidelines reflecting the lifesaving cardiovascular effects of Eli Lilly's Jardiance in a
HealthDay News The tragedy of hundreds of babies born with devastating birth defects linked to the Zika virus is no longer confined to Brazil, a new report confirms.
OTTAWA - The federal government says it is determined to have a national climate policy "framework" by the end of Friday's meeting with the premiers — even if implementation is another matter. What w
As a plant extends its roots into the soil, the cells that form at their tips assume different roles, from transporting water to sensing gravity. A study points to one way by which these newly-formed
OTTAWA - Loud but predictable opposition to a federal carbon tax by Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall may be overshadowed by a bigger threat to a pan-Canadian climate deal from British Columbia and Premi
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NEW YORK, Dec 9 (Reuters) - A Gabonese man who prosecutors say acted as a "fixer" for a joint-venture involving the hedge fund Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC pleaded guilty on Friday to U.S. ch
(Adds positioning in refined products, milestone in ULSD net longs) By Devika Krishna Kumar NEW YORK, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Hedge funds rushed to place bullish wagers on U.S. crude oil, data show
* Morgan Stanley reports 10.4 percent passive stake in Shake Shack Inc as of Nov 30 - sec filing Source text - http://bit.ly/2hfZJan Further company coverage:
* Assured Guaranty - has been engaged in confidential discussions regarding potential reinsurance transaction with financial guaranty insurance company
BATON ROUGE, La., Dec 9 (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will likely ask a senior Goldman Sachs banker to coordinate economic policy across his administration, turning again to Wall Stre
Essential Politics: California's ballots have all been counted, Democratic leader wants immigration 'safe zones' Dec. 9, 2016, 1:42 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California po
President-elect Donald Trump is expected to name a top Goldman Sachs executive, Gary Cohn, to lead the National Economic Council, handing the Wall Street veteran significant sway over his administ
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ADAM SHERGOLD AT THE AMEX STADIUM: There is something about the Sussex seaside air that brings out the best in Glenn Murray. The striker now has 12 goals in the Championship.
Celtic continued their control over the Scottish league after victory against Partick Thistle as goals from Stuart Armstrong, Leigh Griffiths and Callum McGregor extended their lead to 11 points.
It seems everyone wants a piece of the highest-paid sportsperson in the world, Cristiano Ronaldo. Among the many companies that back the superstar are: Nike, Tag-Heuer and Emirates.
NASSER HUSSAIN: Sometimes in England we don’t appreciate what we have. But when you travel the world and talk to other pundits, they all regard Jos Buttler as an incredible talent.
England captain Hartley came off the bench as a 52nd-minute replacement, and, in a moment of madness, launched a swinging arm at the head of Leinster flanker Sean O’Brien.
Karius came in for criticism after he fumbled Cook's shot in injury time, leading to Nathan Ake's winning goal. It prompted Cook to reveal Bournemouth viewed Karius as a 'target' to exploit.
MARTIN SAMUEL: In 2018, all roads will lead to Russia and the next World Cup. That is the prize Vladimir Putin should lose. That would be the punishment that fits his crime against sport.
Those of us old enough to remember fans’ favourite Dublin Flyer soaring over the Prestbury Park fences will recognise the same attributes in VILLAGE VIC (Cheltenham, nb, 1.50).
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Summary:Hemp Public Relations (www.hemppublicrelations.com ), a reputation management firm for cannabis industry offers its deep congratulations to all States who voted to legalize
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India's Prime Minister Narender Modi, has undone the Black Cash Economy of India, despite odds in the Political and Business system of India. Summary:BC Peoples Party presid
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UPDATE 2-Gabonese man pleads guilty in U.S. hedge fund bribery case

NEW YORK, Dec 9 (Reuters) - A Gabonese man who prosecutors say acted as a "fixer" for a joint-venture involving the hedge fund Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC pleaded guilty on Friday to U.S. ch
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UPDATE 2-Hedge funds' bullish U.S. crude bets soar to 6-week high after OPEC deal

(Adds positioning in refined products, milestone in ULSD net longs) By Devika Krishna Kumar NEW YORK, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Hedge funds rushed to place bullish wagers on U.S. crude oil, data show
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BRIEF-Morgan Stanley reports 10.4 pct passive stake in Shake Shack

* Morgan Stanley reports 10.4 percent passive stake in Shake Shack Inc as of Nov 30 - sec filing Source text - http://bit.ly/2hfZJan Further company coverage:
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BRIEF-Assured guaranty has been engaged in discussions regarding reinsurance transaction

* Assured Guaranty - has been engaged in confidential discussions regarding potential reinsurance transaction with financial guaranty insurance company
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UPDATE 5-Trump to name Goldman executive Cohn to key economic post

BATON ROUGE, La., Dec 9 (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will likely ask a senior Goldman Sachs banker to coordinate economic policy across his administration, turning again to Wall Stre
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Water fight: Sen. Barbara Boxer giving up on filibuster attempt

Essential Politics: California's ballots have all been counted, Democratic leader wants immigration 'safe zones' Dec. 9, 2016, 1:42 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California po
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Trump is expected to make Goldman Sachs' president the head of National Economic Council

President-elect Donald Trump is expected to name a top Goldman Sachs executive, Gary Cohn, to lead the National Economic Council, handing the Wall Street veteran significant sway over his administ
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Rudolph W. Giuliani won't be joining Trump administration

Trump said to pick drilling advocate Cathy McMorris Rodgers for Interior Dec. 9, 2016, 2:25 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration
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Stocks rise again to new records on sixth day of win streak

U.S. stocks rose for the sixth day in a row Friday as major indexes continued to set records. The biggest gains went to companies that have been mostly left out of the post-election rally, includi
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24-diamond 'Field of Dreams' baseball complex gets go-ahead

DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Supreme Court seems to agree with Kevin Costner that there's no better place to play baseball than on fields cut out of the corn. The court on Friday cleared the way for a
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Disney: More details, price set for Star Wars tour

Walt Disney World has unveiled details, including the price, of its new Star Wars Tour based out of Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park.

The seven-hour experience will sell for $121.12, pl

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How to visit the spectacular locations featured in BBC's Planet Earth II

From Botswana to Nevada, if you’ve been tempted to visit some of the 40 majestic locations unveiled on screen, MailOnline Travel reveals how you can follow in the footsteps of the film crews.
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San Francisco airport sees man give cops the runaround after breaching security

A major security breach at San Francisco International airport saw a man dash through traffic, leap over security fences and run onto the tarmac while the police gave chase.
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Tourists and locals reveal attractions that are NOT worth seeing in person on Reddit

Travellers and locals have taken to Reddit to share tips on attractions that aren’t worth visiting. They include Hollywood Boulevard, Times Square, Egypt's Sphinx and the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
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Passenger live-tweets 60-year-old woman’s amazement as she flies for the first ever time 

Elaine Filadelfo, from Virginia, tweeted about the exciting moment when Sue, a woman in her 60s, took her first ever flight, from Los Angeles to San Francisco, to visit her daughter.
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American Airlines 80 year old flight attendant has no plans to retire

Bette Nash began working for Eastern Airlines, now American Airlines, when she was 21, on November 4, 1957, when plane tickets were $12. She has been with the carrier ever since.
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Vatican nativity scene includes quake-damaged church spire

VATICAN CITY - The Vatican's Christmas nativity scene has an unusual addition this year: a spire from one of the dozens of churches and basilicas that were damaged or destroyed in this year's central
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Coastal Commission fines Malibu owners over beach access

VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — The California Coastal Commission has imposed a $4.2 million fine on owners of an expensive oceanfront rental on the Malibu coast for failing to remove a gate, fence, stairway
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