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Mumps outbreak spreading in Northwest

Officials in Washington State have confirmed that the number of mumps cases across the state have reached almost 300, including 90 reported cases in Spokane. Some people with mumps won't have gland swelling. Most individuals recover from mumps in two weeks. Outbreaks in recent years, most notably one involving National Hockey League players in 2014, have spurred debate over the need for a third dose of vaccine.

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Texas Governor Promises Crackdown On Officials That Support Sanctuary Cities

The governor has already said the state will immediately cut funds to the so-called sanctuary jail, which is located in Austin . "The public must be confident that local law enforcement is focused on local public safety, not on federal immigration enforcement", Hernandez said in the video.

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Kraft Heinz Is Giving Workers a Day Off in Super Bowl Stunt

They've started a petition on change.org to attempt to make " Smunday " a new holiday. The day off for Kraft Heinz employees stands whether or not the petition succeeds. This is where YOU come in. The extra vacation day might not make up for employees' recent hardships, either-especially because it's not being offered to any of its factory workers.

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Real story behind Bell Biv Devoe told in BET mini-series

The first installment was largely carried by the children in the cast - Caleb McLaughlin as Ricky Bell , Dante Hoagland as Michael Bivins , Tyler Williams as Bobby, Jahi Winston as Ralph Tresvant and Miles Truitt as Ronnie DeVoe - who nailed the young group's mannerisms and singing chops.

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Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson return to Farmers Insurance Open

The first one is to be happy that his body will stay strong enough to make him competitive in this tournament and ideally for a full season, including all four Majors. A 2001 upgrade by Rees Jones helped Torrey Pines land the 2008 U.S. Open, won by Tiger Woods in an epic playoff over Rocco Mediate, and it has been tabbed to host the event again in 2021.

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Mayo: Dayton fainted after standing, dehydration

He said that his plan had been to announce the diagnosis next week, after he's undergone more tests, but that after Monday night's incident, he believed he should reveal it now "in the interest of full disclosure". He was successfully treated. "I don't expect it to, within a short period of time, impede my performance or responsibilities, but we'll know more next week", said Dayton, who said the tests that detected his cancer "saved my life".