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Flu has killed 20 children already this season. Flu has killed 20 children already this season.
The United States is at the peak of one of the more active flu seasons in recent years, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials announced Friday. Dan Jernigan, the director of the Influenza Division of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, said the season is "very active," and there are early indicators it may be severe. In the 13 years his office has ...
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VA publicly releases opiate prescribing rates for all its hospitals for the first time. VA publicly releases opiate prescribing rates for all its hospitals for the first time.
WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs began posting publicly for the first time Thursday the opiate prescribing rates at VA medical centers across the country. They range from a low of 3 % percent of prescriptions issued at VA hospitals in Cleveland and San Juan, Puerto Rico, to a high of 20% at the VA in Roseburg, Ore. “Many Veterans enrolled in the VA health-care system suffer fr...
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Southern California mudslides: At least 17 dead, 100 homes destroyed. Southern California mudslides: At least 17 dead, 100 homes destroyed.
Search and rescue efforts intensified Wednesday for hundreds of Montecito residents feared trapped in their homes after deadly walls of mud and debris roared down California hillsides stripped of vegetation by recent, ferocious wildfires. The one-two punch of fire and downpour-fueled debris flows have debilitated the affluent, picturesque community of about 10,000 people. The slides have killed...
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California: Thirteen dead in Montecito rains and mudslides. California: Thirteen dead in Montecito rains and mudslides.
At least 13 people are dead amid "waist-deep" mudslides in Southern California, where heavy rains triggered flooding, say officials. Some 163 people have been taken to hospital. Twenty had "storm-related injuries" and four were critically hurt. A group of up to 300 people are reportedly trapped in Romero Canyon, east of Santa Barbara. Police said the scene "looked like a World War One bat...
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It snowed for 66 hours straight in this upstate N.Y. city. It snowed for 66 hours straight in this upstate N.Y. city.
ALBANY, N.Y. — Talk about groundhog's day! Snow fell for 66 straight hours in the city of Syracuse, N.Y., starting early Thursday morning and ending around noon Saturday, the National Weather Service said. Lake effect snow off of Lake Ontario coupled with frigid temperatures led to 19.3 inches to fall on the central New York city over the three days, said weather service meteorologist Mike M...
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Water main break delays flights at New York's beleaguered JFK airport. Water main break delays flights at New York's beleaguered JFK airport.
A water main break at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport delayed flights and forced a partial terminal evacuation Sunday as the airport struggled to recover from last week's powerful storm and a relentless run of bitter cold temperatures. The water main was the latest bad news for the airport, which has scrambled to fully function since the "bomb cyclone" storm blasted much of the...
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Winning $450M Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Florida, official says. Winning $450M Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Florida, official says.
A winning Mega Millions lottery ticket in Florida matched all the numbers for a jackpot worth an estimated $450 million, a lottery official said early Saturday. Friday night's Mega Millions was the fourth-largest jackpot of its kind. The winning numbers drawn were: 28, 30, 39, 59 and 70, with a Mega Ball of 10 (and a Megaplier option at 3x). “Congratulations to Florida on their big jackpot ...
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'Bomb cyclone' brings travel chaos and deaths to US north-east. 'Bomb cyclone' brings travel chaos and deaths to US north-east.
A winter storm has caused travel chaos on the US north-east and is being blamed for up to 17 deaths. Nearly 4,000 US flights were cancelled on Thursday as snow blanketed parts of the north-eastern US seaboard as well as eastern Canada. Boston could get up to 18in (45cm) of snow while rough waters have already triggered coastal floods in the region. The storm, known as a "bomb cyclone", is...
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Americans could eat a record amount of meat in 2018. Americans could eat a record amount of meat in 2018.
Meat — it's what's for dinner in 2018. They'll be plenty of it at grocery stores this year, at least, according to data released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The data in the Livestock, Dairy and Poultry Outlook shows 222.2 pounds of red meat and poultry will be available in 2018. That's a lot, the highest ever documented in records dating back to at least 1970. But before you env...
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Trump to announce 'most dishonest' and 'corrupt media awards' next week. Trump to announce 'most dishonest' and 'corrupt media awards' next week.
President Trump took to social media Tuesday to announce that he would present the "most dishonest" and "corrupt media awards" next Monday. "I will be announcing THE MOST DISHONEST & CORRUPT MEDIA AWARDS OF THE YEAR on Monday at 5:00 o’clock." Trump tweeted on Tuesday, adding: "Subjects will cover Dishonesty & Bad Reporting in various categories from the Fake News Media. Stay tuned!" Trump, ...
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