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World Diabetes Day focuses on type 2 diabetes, complications

Up to 70 per cent of type 2 diabetes cases can be prevented or delayed by adopting healthier lifestyles. "The key message for this year's campaign is to raise awareness about the importance of screening to pick up diabetes early and to reduce the risk of serious complications", Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille said on Sunday.

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Poonam Azad Meets Kejriwal at His Residence, Joins AAP

Her husband Kirti Azad had propelled a bitter attack on Jaitley over alleged corruption in DDCA during the Minister's tenure as its head. On her part, Poonam said she saw a bright future for youths in AAP and held Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley responsible for her quitting the BJP .

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Clinton, Trump in North Carolina as days to campaign dwindle

The former secretary of state leads by 1 to 13 points in the polls she is ahead in. Most national polls still show Hillary Clinton leading, but the gap between Clinton and Donald Trump has tightened in the last week. "I think we're all feeling like this is what we knew would happen". Still, Trump must win both Florida and North Carolina to have a good chance of winning the White House.

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Trump Muslim Ban immigration proposal reappears on campaign website

She told them that no one has "the right to make them feel bad about their culture, race, religion, or anything else". Mariam Alkudari, a Clinton activist at Emerge USA, a Muslim American political action committee that works to encourage communities to vote, was among the many devastated watch party attendees at the Arab American Nation Museum.

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A rightwing supreme court could be Donald Trump's most insidious legacy

The last term's other major deadlock, over Obama's plan to spare millions of unauthorized immigrants from deportation and allow them to work legally in the United States, will nearly certainly be resolved without court intervention, as Trump has vowed to take a different path on immigration.

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Maine legalizes marijuana for recreational use

But harshing their buzz are several key allies of President-elect Donald Trump, such as his running mate Mike Pence, who are skeptical about the benefits of marijuana legalization. In a Wednesday tele-conference, marijuana reform stalwart Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), pointed to three areas where congressional action is needed: reforming the IRS's 280-E tax code provision that bars marijuana businesses from getting normal business tax breaks, reforming Treasury Department regulations ...