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Obama1-072114.jpg With his second term becoming increasingly dominated by turmoil overseas, President Barack Obama addressed both the conflict in Gaza and the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine in remarks on Monday.
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UScapitol-072314.jpg While final passage of the bill is far less certain, the Senate voted overwhelming in favor of formally debating legislation to end tax breaks for companies that send jobs overseas.
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Some methods for hysterectomies may promote the spread of uterine cancer, according to a new study from researchers at the Columbia University Medical Center. For the study the researchers reviewed health records collected from over 500 hospitals including 232,882 hysterectomy patients. Some women undergo a specific form of hysterectomy called morecellation.
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After initially showing a lack of direction, stocks have moved mostly higher over the course of the trading session on Wednesday. Buying interest has remained somewhat subdued, however, limiting the upside for the markets.
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Airline operator Delta Air Lines, Inc., the first of the large US airlines to report second-quarter results, reported Wednesday a profit that grew from last year, reflecting lower fuel expenses and improved revenues. Adjusted earnings per share matched analysts' expectations, while quarterly revenues missed estimates by a whisker.
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Hair loss does not make one physically ill but is said to have emotional and psychological consequences. One of the most common causes of hair loss is alopecia areata, an autoimmune disease, which results in well-defined circular bald patches on the scalp. A more extreme variant of alopecia areata is known as alopecia universalis wherein there is a total loss of all body hair.
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With a very strong $28.4 million in opening revenue, "The Purge: Anarchy" posted one of the more surprising first weekends of the year, though it was "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" that again topped the box office, hauling in $36 million. "Transformers: Age of Extinction" also continued to perform well around the globe.
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The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled that family held businesses can object to the provision of insurance coverage for contraception under the Affordable Care Act, on religious grounds. The ruling is seen as a sort of setback for a contentious part of President Barack Obama's health care reform law. The...
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