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Charlie Sheen defends tweet wishing death on Donald Trump

But some users agreed with Sheen, with one tweeting "The next celebrity that dies must be #DonaldTrump". He seemed oblivious to people's concerns that it's bad karma to wish death on someone - even on a divisive political figure like Trump.

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Australia likely to have supported Israel over settlements: Bishop

On Wednesday, Israel postponed a vote to authorize construction of additional Jewish settlement homes in East Jerusalem to avoid further straining U.S. "There was reference to Palestinian incitement to violence and other issues with Palestinian leadership". In a pre-election interview with The Algemeiner, attorney David Friedman - who has since be chosen by Trump to serve as the next U.S.

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Flu Declared 'Prevalent' In New York

The announcement means that health-care workers who are not vaccinated against the flu must now wear surgical masks in areas where patients are present, the Health Department said. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends flu shots annually for everyone at least 6 months old. The flu vaccine is especially beneficial to children, the elderly, people with underlying chronic disease, such as heart disease, and women during and after pregnancy, he added.

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Man faces DUI charge, but only had caffeine in his system

Nearly 18 months later, Schwab is preparing to go to trial. An agent of the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control was concerned as the driver almost collided with her. “I have not been provided with any evidence to support a theory of prosecution for a substance other than caffeine at this time, ” she said. "Nor I have received any statements, reports, etc documenting any ongoing investigation since the [toxicology report] dated 18 November 2015".

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Scientists have discovered a successful ebola vaccine

The Ebola vaccine trial was led by the World Health Organization , the Guinean Health Ministry, Norway's Institute of Public Health and other institutions. A vaccine, however, can protect them. "That might be better suited to immunise health workers in advance of an outbreak", Kieny said. "So you are one step quicker than the transmission of the disease".

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Gas prices starting to level off

But the aggressive run-up in gas prices we've seen in December will likely stall out early next year, he said. The New York State average is $2.47 per gallon, up 4 cents from last week. The Dearborn-based auto club says Tuesday that the lowest average price was about $2.33 per gallon in the Benton Harbor area in southwestern MI. There are an estimated 93.6 million Americans hitting the road from just before Christmas to after New Year's Day, according to AAA .