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Jeb Bush and as a member of the Republican National Committee. Most advocates of school vouchers and charter schools , including DeVos, promote them as a universal benefit available to all students, not just those from lower-income families (though the rhetoric used in promoting them is often focused on providing better educational opportunities for the poor).
  • Murray downs Djokovic in straight sets to win ATP Masters

    Murray downs Djokovic in straight sets to win ATP Masters

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    In the five months following Murray's loss to Novak Djokovic in the French Open, Murray did not face Djokovic, who was suddenly in a slump, nor did he beat a top-five player during his wonderful stretch that saw him win titles at, in order, Queen's, Wimbledon, the Rio Olympics, Beijing, Shanghai, Vienna and Bercy.
  • Mom Poisoned Son With Feces During Cancer Treatment: Cops

    Mom Poisoned Son With Feces During Cancer Treatment: Cops

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    A judge on Wednesday allowed Alberts to reside on Elmore Drive in Springfield as she awaits trial. Tiffany Alberts , a 41-years old school teacher from IN, was recently incarcerated and put on trial after the authorities discovered that the woman tampered with her 15-years old son's medication regime.
  • Beware of buying aloe vera that contains no aloe

    Beware of buying aloe vera that contains no aloe

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    Skin gels said to contain aloe vera at Walmart , Target , and CVS were found to have no evidence of the plant, according to a Bloomberg News investigation . Think twice before the next time you reach for aloe. Fortunately, you don't have to worry about whether aloe-based products are authentic. When shopping for aloe vera gel , don't go for the cheap stuff, since that low price may reflect that the company hasn't spent the money on aloe vera powder, substituting cheap ingredients ...
  • Radio station bans all Kanye West music

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    As for what their children North and Saint West know, the youngsters "just think their dad is away now", added the source. Kanye West's music won't be heard on a Sacramento radio station, the station's director said. Meanwhile, the 36-year-old reality star has been making her husband a priority . His wife Kim Kardashian - who was the victim of an armed robbery in Paris in early October - rushed to be by his side in Los Angeles after being in NY, where she was supposed to attend an ...
  • APNewsBreak: Ohio zoo's gorilla barrier wasn't in compliance

    APNewsBreak: Ohio zoo's gorilla barrier wasn't in compliance

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    Espinoza said that while there wasn't a specific part of the barrier that wasn't in compliance, the barrier was ineffective in keeping the boy out and thus became non-compliant as a result of the May incident. She said the zoo took quick and comprehensive corrective action in making the barrier taller and adding nylon mesh. "We remain committed to visitor and animal safety ", Maynard said.
  • Blue pills in Blue House: S. Korea leader explains Viagra

    Blue pills in Blue House: S. Korea leader explains Viagra

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    Six are with unaffiliated members. The Democratic Party, which has 121 seats, said yesterday it would start reviewing the conditions for impeachment proceedings but did not commit to starting the motion. Park and her attorney condemned the prosecution's investigation results, claiming the interim results were based on "imagination and conjecture" and refused to comply with investigation from the state prosecutors.
  • MN deer test positive for CWD

    MN deer test positive for CWD

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    Two deer killed in Marion County tested positive for CWD, and one deer tested positive from Yell County. These are the only deer to test positive from 2,493 samples collected November 5-13. The DNR resumed CWD testing in southeastern Minnesota this fall because of increasing cases in Wisconsin and northeast Iowa. The two deer were harvested approximately 1 mile apart.
  • Tyson Foods CEO to Step Down After Disappointing Profit Forecast

    Tyson Foods CEO to Step Down After Disappointing Profit Forecast

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    The count of Hold ratings in that period was 0. US based company, Tyson Foods, Inc.'s (TSN)'s latest closing price distance was -15.75% from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance from the 50 Day Moving Average at -19.43% and -16.40% compared with the 20 Day Moving Average.
  • Kim Kardashian to make first appearance since Paris robbery

    Kim Kardashian to make first appearance since Paris robbery

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    Kim has attended husband Kanye West's concerts since she was robbed, but this will be her first high-profile event since the robbery . The site adds that Kris Jenner as well as Rob, Khloé, and Kourtney are all reportedly going to be there for the ceremony, and now, it sounds like Kim is planning on joining them, too.
  • S.African 'prophet' sprays followers with insect killer

    S.African 'prophet' sprays followers with insect killer

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    There has been no comment from the pastor, but in an audio interview posted on the e NCA website , he is heard saying: "The truth is, Doom can heal people in the right way". The company said Doom was formulated to kill specific insects and the packaging had clear warnings which had to be adhered to. The BBC reported that a government commission has urged anyone affected to make complaints to them.
  • It looked bleak for Johnson until he snatched a 7th title

    It looked bleak for Johnson until he snatched a 7th title

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    It had been a while for Johnson, stuck on Six-Time since 2013. Johnson was practically gifted his seventh title when Carl Edwards' aggressive attempt to win the championship ended in a wreck that opened the door for Johnson. Joey Logano and Carl Edwards just want to join the championship club. The Joe Gibbs Racing finalists, Edwards and Kyle Busch, were jawing late, but a literal pit row slip-up cost Busch and he fell back.
  • Trump calls Mattis 'the real deal' after meeting

    Trump calls Mattis 'the real deal' after meeting

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    He also denied being offended when the multiracial cast of the Broadway hit Hamilton confronted him after a show declaring they were "alarmed and anxious" at the impending Trump administration. However, Trump's deliberations will continue this weekend as he holds back-to-back meetings with potential candidates for posts in his administration at his home on his private golf course in Bedminster, New Jersey, according to Bloomberg Politics .
  • Two executives charged in big Valeant kickback scheme

    Two executives charged in big Valeant kickback scheme

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    By the time Valeant acquired the option, nearly all of its revenue came from sales of Valeant products, according to a criminal complaint accusing Davenport and Tanner of conspiracy and wire fraud. Following subsequent revelations, several insurers terminated contracts with Philidor, and Valeant cut ties with the pharmacy. Valeant has been under scrutiny for aggressively jacking up prices of old drugs with little or no competition and for questionable accounting practices, including ...
  • UN agency lifts Zika emergency, prepares for long-term fight

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    The fifth meeting of the Emergency Committee (EC) on Zika and microcephaly convened by the Director-General under the International Health Regulations (IHR 2005) regarding microcephaly, other neurological disorders and Zika virus was held by teleconference on 18 November 2016 .
  • Rooney is 'responsible' for his private life - Guardiola

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    The City captain has been dogged by persistent muscle injuries in recent seasons and Guardiola said they must help him regain confidence that he won't suffer problems each time he goes onto the pitch. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has denied Samir Nasri's claims on imposing a ban on when his players can have sex - insisting the opposite is true.
  • Zika Virus Can Live On Hard Surfaces For Hours, Researchers Say

    Zika Virus Can Live On Hard Surfaces For Hours, Researchers Say

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    Other parts of South-east Asia have reported dozens of cases of Zika, including city-state Singapore where 450 cases have been reported this year. That's because the virus causes severe birth defects including microcephaly, where babies are born with too-small skulls and underdeveloped brains.
  • Some urging Michigan electors to change votes

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    Kennedy in 1960 or Richard M. Nixon in 1968 . "This is the only office in the land where you can get more votes and still lose the presidency", said Democratic Senator Barbara Boxer, who introduced the measure. Ten states plus the District of Columbia have signed the pact, accounting for 165 electoral votes. But the idea has gotten some traction in places like Oklahoma, a state so red that no presidential candidate pays it any attention, and in some swing states, including Colorado and ...
  • Elizabeth Ruiz: Instagram model behind alleged sex tape

    Elizabeth Ruiz: Instagram model behind alleged sex tape

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    According to the Smoking Gun , Elizabeth Ruiz is accused of trying to shop a cell phone video of her and Miller having sex to various outlets for $2.5 million. This Ruiz has over 300,000 Instagram followers and urges users to turn on post notifications for her activity. Vanguard Sports Group represents Miller.
  • Rams' Robert Quinn hospitalized with non-football related illness

    Rams' Robert Quinn hospitalized with non-football related illness

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    Quinn, who has eight tackles and two sacks this season, was released from the hospital on Tuesday. Robert Quinn was hospitalized on Monday for a non-football related issue, which we now have more information on. Quinn was a first-round pick in 2011. Quinn was continuing to undergo tests "and things look encouraging", Fisher said . Fisher noted Quinn sat behind him on the team bus, and were sharing thoughts about the game.
  • Malaysia rethinks its trade strategy after the end of TPP

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    Malaysia said on Tuesday that it will now focus on concluding the China-led RCEP trade talks as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) looks unlikely to come into force following Donald Trump's victory in the USA presidential election. Thitinan said that's a plus in Southeast Asia, where current USA policy has failed to live up to its billing and where criticism on human rights has turned off old allies like the Philippines and Thailand.
  • Boeing to cut some jobs, move others, in efficiency effort

    Boeing to cut some jobs, move others, in efficiency effort

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    The company will move an unspecified number of jobs from Kent, Washington, to Tukwila, Washington. Boeing also said it plans to make capital investments in Huntsville of about $70 million by 2020. The company estimates a potential job loss of about 500 employees as a result of the consolidation, said spokesman Kenneth Smith, but some of those workers may be able to transfer to other positions within Boeing .
  • Type 2 Diabetes Is a Silent Killer, Could You Have It?

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    A healthy diet reduces risk factors for cardiovascular diseases. World Diabetes Day is observed on November 14. There is therefore an urgent need to screen, diagnose and provide appropriate treatment to people with diabetes. The disease shortens lives and, if not managed, can cause severe complications such as amputations, strokes or kidney failure. Delayed diagnosis means that many people with Type 2 diabetes will suffer from at least one complication.
  • PoonamAzad, wife of suspended BJP MP Kirti Azad, joins AAP

    PoonamAzad, wife of suspended BJP MP Kirti Azad, joins AAP

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    She had earlier met Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at his residence. Sources close to her claimed she had put up a tough fight, but was later ignored by the party, especially after Azad starting flagging corruption cases against BJP leaders.
  • Clinton Still Leads A Tightening Race

    Clinton Still Leads A Tightening Race

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    That and some ten other battleground states (Maine, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania , Ohio , Virginia, Florida, Iowa, Colorado , Arizona and Nevada ) will likely decide who reaches the 270 electoral votes needed to win. Clinton spoke in Raleigh, North Carolina as her campaign reached out to African American voters whose early voting turnout is not as large as expected.
  • Trump's Muslim ban reappears on website after temporarily removal

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    For the Council on American-Islamic Relations, an organization dedicated to advocacy and outreach for the Muslim community, there's plenty of work that needs to be done. Now here's the part that has me so disheartened: I have tried, in all earnestness, to understand where these Trump supporters are coming from. "I feel my values aligned with the Republican party", she explains .
  • Colorado poised to join five other states with…

    Colorado poised to join five other states with…

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    Fortified by a victory in Colorado Tuesday, a controversial campaign to let terminally ill patients access life-ending medication is moving on to other battlegrounds across the country. The patient has to be a state resident, has to have had all "feasible end-of-life services" such as pain control and palliative care. Proposition 106's decisive win means Colorado will join Oregon, Washington , California, Montana and Vermont in legalizing "death with dignity", as it is known to proponents.
  • Walgreens sues Theranos, seeks $140M in damages

    Walgreens sues Theranos, seeks $140M in damages

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    A Walgreens spokesperson confirmed that the company had filed the lawsuit, but declined to add further comment. The Wall Street Journal reported that Walgreens is seeking to recover its investment in Theranos - $140 million in damages.