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Questions loomed Friday about the fate of White House staffers who have yet to receive a full clearance to discuss top secret information. Losing clearance would likely greatly inhibit Kushner's work, given his portfolio as a senior adviser on policy toward China, Mexico and the Middle East, among other topics.
  • Recorded As Worst Flu Season Ever In a Decade

    Recorded As Worst Flu Season Ever In a Decade

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    Morgan Shandler, a spokeswoman for Shawnee Mission Medical Center, says her hospital had 230 cases in January, with the busiest day occurring on January 13 when there were 15 positive results. "And also for the type of people who could get sick from the flu, especially your little kids, your elderly population, also pregnant women should be getting the flu vaccine", says McDaniel.
  • Groundhog Day 2018: Punxsutawney Phil Predicts 6 More Weeks of Winter

    Groundhog Day 2018: Punxsutawney Phil Predicts 6 More Weeks of Winter

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    According to the hundred-year-old-plus tradition, which is odd as it is renowned, Punxsutawney Phil, the famed meteorologist groundhog, emerged on February 2nd once again this year to search for his shadow . But what exactly is Groundhog Day , who is Punxsutawny Phil, and does it have anything to do with inexplicably having the same day over and over again? She recalled the hoopla of Groundhog Day when she lived in Punxsutawney and said men would drag a groundhog out from a burrow under ...
  • Glenwood goes red for American Heart Month

    Glenwood goes red for American Heart Month

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    She says women are under-researched, under-diagnosed, under-treated, under-supported and under aware. It's clinicians, too. And women are dying because of it. She also says that women who have a family history of heart issues should visit their doctor to be evaluated and to set a baseline for their own heart health.
  • Wear red to support Go Red For Women on February 2

    Wear red to support Go Red For Women on February 2

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    Three women, Suzanne Winchester, Claire Larson and Madison Watterson are all heart survivors and shared their remarkable stories with us today, and why it's so important to Go Red on National Wear Red Day . Be aware of your blood pressure and cholesterol. Moser noted research has only just uncovered the SCAD heart attack - spontaneous coronary artery dissection - which is nearly exclusive to women because of the smaller arteries feeding their hearts.
  • Grammys producer explains Lorde snub

    Grammys producer explains Lorde snub

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    The singer wore a red Valentino dress at the award show with an excerpt written by influential artist Jenny Holzer stitched onto the back. But with rumors that Album of the Year nominee Lorde wasn't given a solo performance slot, and most women getting shut out of the major categories altogether, it was, ultimately, a #GrammysSoMale affair.
  • Aung San Suu Kyi calls on President Kovind

    Aung San Suu Kyi calls on President Kovind

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    Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte said he pities Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi for being in the storm of worldwide criticism over her handling of the Rohingya refugee crisis. It had made recommendations for more press freedom, he said. Veteran U.S. diplomat and former New Mexico Gov. abruptly resigned on Wednesday from an worldwide panel established to advise Myanmar on its explosive, decrying the country's lack of "moral leadership" in a scornful letter.
  • UK: Rough Sleeping Reaches Record Levels While 'Refugees Welcome'

    UK: Rough Sleeping Reaches Record Levels While 'Refugees Welcome'

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    While Crisis welcomes the Government's commitment to halve rough sleeping by 2022 and end it by 2027, it is urging it to take immediate action through its Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Taskforce to tackle this emergency situation and help the thousands of people forced to sleep in risky conditions every single night.
  • Find out how your secondary school fared in the annual league tables

    Find out how your secondary school fared in the annual league tables

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    Progress 8 measures the progress a pupil makes from the end of primary school to the end of secondary school by comparing their results to the progress of other pupils nationally who had a similar starting point. They were Walsall Studio School (-1.39), where only 15 per cent of pupils achieved grade 9-5 in both English and maths; Brownhills School (-0.75); and Willenhall E-ACT Academy (-0.99) where 17 per cent got benchmark grades in maths and English at GCSE.
  • How Effective is a Flu Vaccination in Children?

    How Effective is a Flu Vaccination in Children?

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    He also noted that nationwide 13 children had died due to the flu. "The best way to prevent the flu and protect yourself and/or your loved ones is to get the flu vaccine". "This is a season that has a lot more steam than we thought", the CDC's Dr. Dan Jernigan said, via CBS News . Complicating matters has been the ineffectiveness of various flu vaccines to address different strains of the virus - particularly the unsafe H3N2 strain.
  • Djokovic overcomes injury scare, defeats Viñolas at Australian Open

    Djokovic overcomes injury scare, defeats Viñolas at Australian Open

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    I've never faced a situation where I didn't compete six months. "It makes me really happy that I changed myself in a good way". Sharapova had no interest in responding to claims it was inappropriate, saying only: "I was invited to be part of the draw by (tournament director) Craig Tiley and the tournament organisation, and I kindly accepted".
  • Experts agree this is the worst flu season in recent years

    Experts agree this is the worst flu season in recent years

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    An H3N2 strain was responsible for a bad flu season this year in Australia, and officials warned that it could be a preview of a bad season in North America. When it comes to predominant strains, both the A (H3N2) and influenza B - a less severe strain which tends to target children - are circulating across B.C.
  • Trump Invited Adult Star for Partying

    Trump Invited Adult Star for Partying

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    Gossip about the Trump-Daniels relationship first surfaced on a website called TheDirty.com in October 2011, with a post entitled:"World Exclusive: Donald Trump Cheats on His Wife Melania Trump While She Was Pregnant". "The visual I get has stuck with me for this entire time ", Evans said. Evans said she ended up voting for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, after initially supporting independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders.
  • Officials report a steep increase in flu hospitalizations

    Officials report a steep increase in flu hospitalizations

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    A shot is recommended for people 6 months of age and older. In all, 42 people have died so far this flu season in California, health officials reported, and all were those under the age of 65. At the end of the flu season in 2014, a total of 2,399 flu cases were reported. "If you haven't been immunized, there's still a vaccine available, and go ahead and get immunized".
  • Pennsylvania heroin and opioid epidemic a disaster, governor says

    Pennsylvania heroin and opioid epidemic a disaster, governor says

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    The order extends these measures for 90 days, though both Wolf and acting secretary of the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs floated the notion that the declaration could open the door to more permanent measures. See NBC10's national award-winning special report on the opioid crisis, Generation Addicted, right now by tapping here . It also will let emergency responders dispense the overdose antidote naloxone when responding to a call for help.