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Conservatives Reps. Warn Against Shrinking The Scope Of O'Care Repeal

Tim Scott's Op-Ed in these pages where he proposes to help South Carolinians by repealing the Affordable Care Act. Protesters said they do not want the Affordable Care Act repealed, they want it fixed. Democrats and other supporters will argue that any increase in enrollment shows that Obamacare has been effective, despite years of sustained criticism.

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Cancer in women rising six times faster than men

Analysis from the charity reveals that cancer rates in the United Kingdom are projected to increase by less than one per cent for men and by three per cent for women over the next two decades. Lung cancer in women is forecast to rise by 38 per cent to 30,000 cases a year, and liver cancer by 78 per cent to 3,400 a year. The reason breast cancer rates are so much lower in Asia where soy consumption is high has been a mystery, prompting ongoing research.

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More than 100 Indian children died after 'eating lychees on empty stomach'

Here's what the researchers in India and U.S. concluded. It turns out that compared with kids who didn't suffer symptoms, the odds were 9.6 times greater that a stricken kid had eaten lychees, 6.0 times greater that the kid had visited a lychee orchard, and 2.2 times greater that the kid had missed dinner the night before.

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Barnes & Noble recalls shocking Nook 7 chargers

The company is issuing a recall not on the tablet, but the power adapter that it comes with. The adapter bears markings: model number TPA-95A050100UU and manufacture date 201610. The company conducted the recall officially under the Consumer Product Safety Commission's (CPSC) Fast Track Recall process. Barnes & Noble is now asking users to participate in a recall program that entails an online registration and printing of a prepaid shipping label, after which customers will receiving a new, ...

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Kim Kardashian and Chrissy Teigen start book club

Kim tweeted . "I'm making them read "Embraced By The Light" as our first book!". It's a story of a woman who died during surgery &came back 2 life. Kim then started trying to recruit more celebrities to join and read the book she says 'changed her life'.

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Texas family's toilet-snake surprise leads to discovery of dozens more

Hawkins does not kill any of the snakes, according to CBS, and instead relocates them or donates them to local colleges to study. "I found this big clump, and I knew it was a snake", Isac said. They suggested their camouflage techniques and secretive nature were the reason they could get around the home without being seen. "This is simply how they survive", the snake catcher said.