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Mumps cases confirmed at Kansas high school

State and local health authorities are particularly interested in that additional shot as a preventive measure, Mona Marin told the Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices. "As soon as we have sufficient evidence, we will bring it to the committee post haste". According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, mumps spreads through saliva or mucus from the mouth, nose or throat.

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Judge Wapner Dead: 'People's Court' Judge Passed Away At 97

TMZ reported the judge was hospitalized last week with breathing problems. The People's Court paved the way for many other court shows, including Divorce Court , Judge Mathis , Judge Judy and more. "Instead of invented murder and mayhem, The People's Court featured unscripted, real-life grievances between plaintiffs and defendants who could be tangent-prone, inarticulate or alarmingly naive".

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Smith Salley & Associates Acquires 1598 Shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)

In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 0.81% with $4.31 Billion sitting short, betting on future declines. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.38 earnings per share. Looking ahead to earnings forecasts, for the running fiscal period, Wall Street analysts have anticipated that the company will report 1.48 earnings per share.

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Police search for evidence in Peabody double slaying

Police told WBZ-TV Doughty was armed with a knife when he took a driver and his gray 2006 Honda Accord at Hailey's restaurant in Middleton around 7 p.m. State Police and Peabody Police officers searched through a marsh off I-95 Friday, confirming it was connected to their search of Doughty. They were found Saturday.

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Ten portions, not five, of fruit and vegetables to live longer

Eating 10 portions of fruit and vegetables every day could significantly reduce a person's risk of heart disease and cancer, a new study has found. The study showed even small amounts of these have a health, but more quantity is better still.

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Gov. Snyder responds to revised income tax cut plan

Republican Gov. Rick Snyder had voiced concerns about the budget implications of a tax cut. It was the State House's top priority this session, to trim the income tax, but it appears the effort may be running out of steam, despite the backing of leadership.