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Syrian army fights IS in Deir al-Zor as US-backed forces loom - Reuters

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Charlotte Observer

Syrian army fights IS in Deir al-Zor as US-backed forces loom
Reuters
DEIR AL-ZOR, Syria (Reuters) - The Syrian army field commander standing by the Euphrates River predicted that Islamic State militants would very soon be “purged” from its opposite bank. “Their fate is hell and the Syrian army pursues its operations ...
Russia threatens retaliatory strikes against US troops and their allies in SyriaWashington Post
ISIS 'caliphate' near collapse as most of Raqqa taken by US-backed forcesUSA TODAY
US, Russian generals meet after Pentagon accuses Russia of bombing US-backed forcesFox News
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Brexit: Theresa May 'to offer 20bn euros transitional deal' - BBC News

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BBC News

Brexit: Theresa May 'to offer 20bn euros transitional deal'
BBC News
Theresa May is set to propose a transitional deal with the EU of up to two years in a speech on Friday, a cabinet source has told BBC News. The PM is also expected to make an "open and generous" offer, potentially worth 20bn euros over the two years.
How Theresa May's Negotiating Position Has ChangedBloomberg
EU wants May to make firm offers now for Brexit deal: BarnierReuters
May seeks to unite divided Cabinet before big Brexit speechWashington Post
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Clues to Africa's Mysterious Past Found in Ancient Skeletons - New York Times

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New York Times

Clues to Africa's Mysterious Past Found in Ancient Skeletons
New York Times
Researchers in Malawi examining bone fragments whose DNA point to enormous migrations thousands of years ago that shaped present-day populations. Credit Jessica Thompson. It was only two years ago that researchers found the first ancient human ...
Ancient human DNA in sub-Saharan Africa lifts veil on prehistoryEurekAlert (press release)
Ancient DNA sheds light on African historyBBC News
Updated: First big efforts to sequence ancient African DNA reveal how early humans swept across the continentScience Magazine
Discover Magazine (blog) -GenomeWeb -Daily Mail -Science Daily
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KB Home slashes CEO's bonus after vulgar Kathy Griffin rant - CBS News

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CBS News

KB Home slashes CEO's bonus after vulgar Kathy Griffin rant
CBS News
While CEOs are often seen as being largely immune from punishment when they act badly, one corporate chief is finding that's not always the case. KB Home (KBH) chief executive Jeffrey Mezger will see his annual bonus reduced by 25 percent after ...
KB Home to Cut CEO's Bonus After His Rant Against Kathy GriffinNew York Times
CEO's bonus cut 25% for his anti-gay, sexist tirade at Kathy GriffinCNNMoney
CEO's Sexist Tirade Against Neighbor Kathy Griffin Was Caught on TapeYahoo News
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Germans set to reward Angela Merkel with fourth term for country's stability - Chicago Tribune

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Chicago Tribune

Germans set to reward Angela Merkel with fourth term for country's stability
Chicago Tribune
German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses an election campaign rally of the Christian Democratic Union in Fritzlar, western Germany on September 21, 2017. (Swen Pfortner / AFP/Getty Images). Griff WitteWashington Post. The skinheads were outside ...
What you should know about the German election, and 5 other global storiesWashington Post
Here's What You Need To Know About Germany's ElectionNPR
Merkel Steps Up Anti-Populist Warning as Polls Show Fringe GainsBloomberg
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Samsung Galaxy S9 Video Camera Tipped To Be 4 Times Faster Than iPhone X - Forbes

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Forbes

Samsung Galaxy S9 Video Camera Tipped To Be 4 Times Faster Than iPhone X
Forbes
Samsung has long been at the top of its game when it comes to camera performance and now its video performance could be about to get a whole lot more exciting for the Galaxy S and Note ranges. According to a report this week in etnews, Samsung has ...
Galaxy S9's camera likely a speed-master for slo-moSlashGear
Review: Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 is the phone Note 7 users have been waiting forPhys.Org
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs OnePlus 5Phone Arena
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Broad swath of US deemed environmentally suitable for mosquitoes that transmit disease - Medical Xpress

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Medical Xpress

Broad swath of US deemed environmentally suitable for mosquitoes that transmit disease
Medical Xpress
CDC has updated the estimated range maps for Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus mosquitoes by using a model that predicts possible geographic ranges for these mosquitoes in the contiguous United States. The model used county-level records, …more.
Sound the Mosquito Alarm, Across the USAHealthDay
Mosquitoes carrying deadly diseases could invade 75% of America, warns US governmentThe Independent
Harvey and Irma present nearly perfect conditions for Zika-spreading mosquitoesMENAFN.COM

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Mexico anxiously awaits the fate of a 12-year-old schoolgirl after deadly earthquake - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Mexico anxiously awaits the fate of a 12-year-old schoolgirl after deadly earthquake
Washington Post
MEXICO CITY — A sprawling earthquake recovery effort spanning several states turned intensely personal Thursday as rescue crews struggled to save a 12-year-old girl who was pinned in the rubble of her elementary school. The drama played out live late ...
Mexico's president visits quake-injured; signs of life in collapsed school transfix the countryLos Angeles Times
Mexico earthquake: Rescuers race to save girl trapped in rubbleCBS News
The Mexico City Earthquake Is a Warning for AmericansTIME
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Mexico anxiously awaits the fate of a 12-year-old schoolgirl after deadly earthquake - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Mexico anxiously awaits the fate of a 12-year-old schoolgirl after deadly earthquake
Washington Post
MEXICO CITY — A sprawling earthquake recovery effort spanning several states turned intensely personal Thursday as rescue crews struggled to save a 12-year-old girl who was pinned in the rubble of her elementary school. The drama played out live late ...
Mexico's president visits quake-injured; signs of life in collapsed school transfix the countryLos Angeles Times
Mexico earthquake: Rescuers race to save girl trapped in rubbleCBS News
Mexico shrouds its sorrow in solidarity 'It could have been my child'CNN
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Jimmy Kimmel ramps up battle against GOP health care bill - The Ledger

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TIME

Jimmy Kimmel ramps up battle against GOP health care bill
The Ledger
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel used his late-night platform to continue his assault on the GOP health care bill, firing back at critics including U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy and "Fox & Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade. The ABC star on Wednesday was ...
Like Other ACA Repeal Bills, Cassidy-Graham Plan Would Add Millions to Uninsured, Destabilize Individual Market ...Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

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South Korean President Calls For Eased Tensions Over Nuclear Crisis - Bloomberg

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Bloomberg

South Korean President Calls For Eased Tensions Over Nuclear Crisis
Bloomberg
South Korean President Moon Jae-in made a plea at the United Nations to scale back tensions with North Korea, warning of accidental war from the same podium where President Donald Trump threatened two days before to “totally destroy” Kim Jong Un's ...
South Korea urges North Korea to abandon nukes, seek talksABC News
Trump calls South Korean trade deal 'so bad' for the USThe Hill
Trump Says Signs New Order to Widen Sanctions Against North KoreaU.S. News & World Report
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Are E-Cigs Bad For Your Heart? - TIME

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TIME

Are E-Cigs Bad For Your Heart?
TIME
Scientists are still trying to determine the health effects of e-cigarettes, and until now, they have focused their attention on the addictive properties of nicotine and the potentially cancer-causing agents in the vapors the devices emit. But in a ...
Just One E-Cigarette Stresses the Heart: StudyNewsmax
Puffing Just One E-Cigarette With Nicotine Can Damage Your HeartNewsweek
Nicotine in e-cigs is not only addictive, it might also increase your risk of heart diseaseThe Verge
Montana Standard -Health24 -Medical News Today -Healio
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Philippines' Duterte Promises to Kill His Own Son If Drug Rumors True - Newsweek

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Newsweek

Philippines' Duterte Promises to Kill His Own Son If Drug Rumors True
Newsweek
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has publicly vowed to have his own son killed if rumors about his involvement in drugs turned out to be true. Since taking office last year, Duterte has responded to the archipelago nation's drug crisis by waging a ...
Thousands rally in Philippines, warn of Duterte 'dictatorship'Reuters
Mass protest in Philippines over Duterte 'dictatorship'BBC News
Thousands of Filipinos slam Duterte's drug warAl Jazeera America
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A Tech Selloff and Fed Hangover Pull Markets From Records - TheStreet.com

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TheStreet.com

A Tech Selloff and Fed Hangover Pull Markets From Records
TheStreet.com
A sharp selloff in tech stocks and a hawkish Federal Reserve teamed up on Thursday, Sept. 21, to drag markets from recent record highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.11%, the S&P 500 fell 0.17%, and the Nasdaq slid 0.36%. The Dow and S&P ...

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Plant-eating dinosaurs 'strayed from veggie diet' - BBC News

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BBC News

Plant-eating dinosaurs 'strayed from veggie diet'
BBC News
The idea of plant-eating dinosaurs having a strict vegetarian diet has been called into question. New evidence suggests that some dinosaurs snacked on shellfish and insects as well as plant food. A study of fossilised droppings indicates duck-billed ...
Petrified poop: 75-million-year-old dino dung drops bombshellUSA TODAY
Shellfish Surprise: Common 'Herbivore' Dinosaur Found To Snack On CrustaceansNPR
'Vegetarian' Dinos Made Exception for Shellfish, Poop Study ShowsLive Science
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Wall Street slips from record levels as Apple, Fed view weigh - Reuters

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Reuters

Wall Street slips from record levels as Apple, Fed view weigh
Reuters
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid. (Reuters) - U.S. stocks slipped from their all-time highs on Thursday, weighed down by Apple and the hawkish stance ...

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Long before deadly hepatitis A outbreak, San Diego was warned about lack of bathrooms - Los Angeles Times

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Los Angeles Times

Long before deadly hepatitis A outbreak, San Diego was warned about lack of bathrooms
Los Angeles Times
As San Diego officials scramble to stop a deadly hepatitis A outbreak linked to a lack of public restrooms downtown, they can't say they weren't warned. A San Diego Union-Tribune review of public records found that since 2000, four grand jury reports ...
Hepatitis A: 5 Things To Know ABout Virus Scarily Spreading Around Southern CaliforniaHollywood Life
Hepatitis A outbreak strikes Salt Lake County's homeless populationfox13now.com
Race against time to stop hepatitis A virus from spreading in San DiegoCBS News
CBS 8 San Diego -NBC Bay Area -KUSI -Malibu Times
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Insurers Come Out Swinging Against New Republican Health Care Bill - New York Times

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New York Times

Insurers Come Out Swinging Against New Republican Health Care Bill
New York Times
Senator Lisa Murkowski, Republican of Alaska, could be one of the pivotal votes on health care legislation next week. Credit Aaron P. Bernstein/Reuters. WASHINGTON — The health insurance industry, after cautiously watching Republican health care ...
All about 'regular order' and why it could make or break Republicans' Obamacare repealWashington Post
Health care state of play: The sleeping giant of pre-existing conditions awakensCNN
First Read's Morning Clips: Analyzing the GOP Health PlanNBCNews.com
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SEC: Hack used to make illegal gains - Boston Herald

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Boston Herald

SEC: Hack used to make illegal gains
Boston Herald
CYBERATTACK: SEC Chairman Jay Clayton said last night hackers may have used information to trade illegally in 2016. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook FacebookShare to Twitter TwitterShare to Google+ Google+Share to Reddit Reddit.
SEC Data Hack: 9 Things to KnowInvestorplace.com

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