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Flooding after Hurricane Matthew swamps North Carolina towns

LUMBERTON, N.C./KINSTON, N.C. (Reuters) - Flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew has displaced several thousand people in North Carolina, and authorities were helping more evacuate on Tuesday as swollen rivers threatened a wide swath of the state.
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Pete Davidson of “Saturday Night Live” revealed the enormous impact Kid Cudi has had on his life in a candid interview with “The Breakfast Club” radio show on Tuesday.&
It's just about that time of year again. The holiday season is almost here. It's an exciting time of the year for a lot of people as they look forward to these next few months all year long. It sta
It is more likely to kill you than terrorism. It has profoundly impacted virtually every American family. So this election year, why arenít politicians at all levels of government talking about the th
There’s a new cure for those pesky, miserable period cramps ? the Foria Relief cannabis-based vaginal suppository.  In 2016, Foria, a company that specializes in cannabis-based
OK, moms, I get it. You're too busy to answer the phone. Any form of communication besides texting should be banned under threat of voodoo-induced torture. Unannounced pop-ins to your home will lead t
How many state senators can you name? OK, besides Bernie Sanders. And Elizabeth Warren. Class? Anyone? We understand your political brain has been fried by all the presidential nastiness lately, but
Ryan MaassHELSINKI, Finland, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Vitamin E can have very different effects on modifying the risk of pneumonia in older men, depending on lifestyle factors, researchers found in a study.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's biggest cigarette maker ITC on Wednesday criticized the government's decision to impose bigger health warnings on cigarette packets, saying there was little evidence to l
McLean Hospital Guest Blogger Staci Gruber, PhD In my research, I primarily focus on the neurocognitive effects of substance use, particularly marijuana. This includes medical marijuana and recreatio
LONDON (Reuters) - Health authorities in Colombia and Brazil will launch large-scale mosquito-control campaigns using a using naturally occurring bacteria known as Wolbachia to fight the spread of den
by Janet Ungless Name calling. Constant interruptions. Rumors that get nastier by the day. And that's just in the last week! This election cycle has not been easy--for anyone. This year, the American
When Dan Duma returned home for his final days, the publicly funded healthcare he grew up with was suddenly gone, and all he did was leave Ontario.
Digitization isnít merely a buzzword. The digital transformation of your business can have a serious impact on your organization Ė particularly as it applies to your supply chain operations. For insta
Letís not use the eteplirsen approval as a way to lobby for new ways to put constraints on the biopharmaceutical industry.
Experimenting with different food combinations, such as milk and honey, can help to ramp up the nutritional value of your meals, London-based nutritionist Rob Hobson says.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel does not expect Germany to withdraw from brown coal in its power production before 2040, despite a growing debate over how to protect the climate fro
But Centene is taking steps to maintain a presence for poor Americans buying coverage as rivals including Aetna, Humana and UnitedHealth Group leave, saying they cannot make a go of it on the Obamacar
(Reuters) - Privately held drugmaker Kaleo Inc announced on Wednesday plans for a U.S. relaunch of its Auvi-Q injector for life-threatening allergic reactions in the first half of next year.
The main competitor to the EpiPen will be sold again in first half of next year, its maker says. Like Epipen, the shot, called Auvi-Q, can deliver a lifesaving jolt of the drug epinephrine to stop a s
Emily Henderson, from Bedford, was born at 24 weeks, weighing 1lb 2oz, after mother Rhiannon Shades had an infection in her placenta. Now 3-and-a-half months, she has been allowed to go home.
The number of beauty brands you’ll encounter in just one lap around a department store could make your head spin. And amid the usual confusing decisions you have to make, one is cropping up mor
(Reuters) - China's plans to build large hydropower stations in Tibet are designed to meet growing domestic demand for electricity and will not have a major impact on the ecosystem or on downstream wa
Amy LeRoy, 29, from Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, a mother of two and retirement consultant, weighed 350lb and snacked on peanut butter constantly. She ate 4,000 calories a day.
Vitamin E increased pneumonia risk by 68 per cent among men who had the highest exposure to smoking and who did not exercise, researchers from the University of Helsinki, Finland, found.
Volunteers who tried high-intensity interval training generally liked it. They liked it even more with music.
Brisbane's Vanessa Buckley has scoliosis. As a teen doctors told her she would be in a wheelchair by the time she was 21 and would never have kids. But today she is a mum and personal trainer.
A holiday tradition can become a moment of reflection and discovery.
The nutritional therapist, who penned healthy eating bible Cook. Nourish.Glow, has shared what she deems to be the healthiest daily diet.
Kim Vallis, from Gloucestershire,†had suffered a leaky bladder since the birth of her son, Haydon, six years earlier. She claims subsequent transvaginal tape treatment left her in agony.
Shocking accusations that a nurse murdered eight elderly patients in nursing homes in southwestern Ontario are raising questions about how nurses are
EXPLICIT CONTENT: A Reddit thread asks what people wish they'd been taught about sex. Popular answers covered having sex for pleasure and birth control.
Fleur-Rose Allen, from Bridgnorth, Shropshire, died in April this year, just days after she started walking for the first time. Her mother thought she had a bug and gave her water and Calpol.
Luxury ice cream produced for Prince Charlesís Duchy brand and stocked by Waitrose fuels obesity because it contains nearly twice as much sugar as some other brands.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China aims to create a comprehensive environmental monitoring system by 2030 in its efforts to boost citizens' health and raise life expectancy, the government has said.

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Earthquake measuring 5.8 magnitude shakes Turkmenistan

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In Lebanon deal, Iran wins and Saudi retreats

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Calais Jungle camp "mission accomplished", prefect says

CALAIS, France (Reuters) - French authorities on Wednesday finished clearing the "Jungle", a squalid shanty town built outside the port of Calais by thousands of migrants desperately seeking a passage
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Mortgage approvals slump 15% in September as homeowners refuse to move before Brexit fallout

Mortgage approvals for house purchase edged up in September from a 19-month low the month before, but remain slumped by contrast to a year ago.
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Investors pile into floating-rate funds, hoping to cash in

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Russia considers selling stake in VTB for 103 bln roubles after 2017 - Interfax

MOSCOW, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Russian Deputy Finance Minister Alexei Moiseev said on Wednesday that the government's 10.9 percent stake in Russia's second largest lender VTB bank could be sold later than
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Kenya Airways to focus on restructuring financing - new chairman

NAIROBI, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Kenya Airways needs longer credit tenors and other steps to restructure its balance sheet, the new chairman of the loss-making airline told Reuters on Wednesday.
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BRIEF-Permanent TSB Group says chairman to retire in March 2017

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf markets weighed by low oil prices, weak earnings

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UPDATE 1-JBS scraps reorganization after Brazil veto; shares slump

SAO PAULO, Oct 26 (Reuters) - JBS SA has scrapped a plan to move some operations outside Brazil after a government agency vetoed the move, sending shares of the world's biggest beef exporter tumbling
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