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Trump's pick for national security adviser turns down offer: White House official

Born in Rhode Island, the son of a navy officer, Mr Harward spent much of his teenage years in Iran. A senior White House official said that Harward turned the offer down due to conflicting financial and family commitments. Harward has an ally in Defense Secretary James Mattis , who also presents a similarly deliberate and rigorous approach, as does John Kelly at Homeland Security, so it's not exactly out of step with Trump's other nat-sec choices.

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Spotify expands with World Trade Center move

Spotify's relocation to the new building will make it the first office tower to be fully leased on the 16-acre World Trade Center site. Spotify's move joins a growing number of media and tech companies that have migrated to the WTC and Lower Manhattan, including Conde Nast in the neighboring One World Trade Center.

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Flu activity remains elevated in San Diego county

Looking back two weeks, however, local rates roughly tracked with national rates. Sandon S. Speedling, MHS, CPM, Acting County Health Officer at the Florida Department of Health in Jackson County stated, "Getting vaccinated is the single most effective way to protect yourself and your family from getting the flu".

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More than half say politics is a source of stress

In fact almost three of every four Democrats, 72 percent, said that Trump was causing them significant stress. The report, which surveyed 1,019 Americans from January 5 to January 19, also found that the results were pretty stark when broken down by political party - 76% of Democrats reported that the outcome of the election was a significant source of stress for them, while only 26% of Republicans did.

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Imaging Study Confirms Brain Differences in People With ADHD

This is not entirely true for all patients, but some adults have been proven to have the syndrome in their childhood years and today have fully recovered from the condition. The researchers studied MRIs of the brain to identify the regions possibly affected by ADHD, but Posner says it's not practical to use MRIs to diagnose the disorder-at least not yet.

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ME chefs, restaurants nominated for coveted James Beard Awards

Meanwhile, the James Beard Foundation once again honored Scott Anderson of Princeton's Elements, Joey Baldino of Collingswood's Zeppoli and Dan Richer of Jersey City's Razza Pizza Artigianale of Jersey City with nominations for best chef Mid-Atlantic.