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senator-103014.jpg Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., is seen as a long shot for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, and his chances may have gotten worse after he was recorded joking about the prospects for "white men" if he were elected president.
Cory-mark-103014.jpg Republican Rep. Cory Gardner, R-Col., has expanded his lead over incumbent Sen. Mark Udall, D-Col., in the closely watched Colorado Senate race, according to the results of a Quinnipiac University poll released on Thursday.
Low-carb, high-fat diets can help control epilepsy that is difficult to treat otherwise. Researchers analyzed five studies on ketogenic diets, which focus on foods like bacon, eggs, heavy cream, butter, fish and green vegetables, and found that 32 percent of the epilepsy patients on ketogenic diet had a decrease of 50 percent or more in the frequency of their seizures.
Asian stock markets are trading higher on Friday amid improving investor confidence following the release of upbeat economic data from the U.S. overnight. The Japanese market is leading the gains after media reports indicated that the country's $1.2 trillion pension fund will increase its holdings of equities.
French lender BNP Paribas reported Friday higher profit in its third quarter, reflecting revenue growth in all the operating divisions as well as a lower cost of risk. CEO Jean-Laurent Bonnafé said, "BNP Paribas Group delivered this quarter a very good overall performance thanks to its diversified business and geographic mix."
Mango, one of the most popular tropical fruits, is said to be an excellent source of fiber, copper as well as vitamins C, A, folate and B6. Widely known in India as the King of Fruits, mango has many health benefits associated with it.
In a weekend that has the potential to be the slowest of 2014, Jake Gyllenhaal-starring action-thriller "Nightcrawler" stands a good chance to top "John Wick" and end up as the number one draw, though it's also not poised for too big of an opening as it takes aim at 2,766 theaters.