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Jury awards record-setting $110.5M in baby powder lawsuit

Imerys Talc America, the company which supplies talc to J&J, was also ordered by the court to pay a hefty amount to the woman as punitive damage. J&J in a statement said it sympathized with women impacted by ovarian cancer but planned to appeal.

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Ethereum Joins Bitcoin in Record Territory on Upsurge in Demand

It is interesting that more than 10 of these 18 companies are new to the bitcoin ecosystem in the country. The currency hit new highs in March in anticipation of US approval of a bitcoin exchange-traded fund, only to plunge when the Securities and Exchange Commission rejected the application.

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Puel praises former pupil Hazard after Chelsea defeat

Southampton scored an injury-time consolation goal through another former Chelsea player Ryan Bertrand who had won the Champions League with the Blues back in 2012. "We know that they have an advantage but we need to believe until the end", Lloris said. John Terry came off the substitutes' bench for his 714th Chelsea appearance and first in the league since November.

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Simulating mom's womb in research to help earliest preemies

The device is a clear plastic bag containing synthetic amniotic fluid. The new study , published Tuesday in the journal Nature Communications , details the testing of a "womb-like device" on fetal lambs, which develop lungs in utero much the same way humans do.

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House Freedom Caucus signs off on GOP health care plan

House Republicans have tried to come together to amend the health care proposal, with interesting results. "When they say something about us, they are projecting their own views", Pelosi said of Republican criticism on the Democrats" negotiating tactics.

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Three drown, 13 missing as river jetty collapses in Bengal's Hooghly district

According to reports, bodies of a young male and a woman were recovered from yesterday's accident site in the morning. "Thirteen people are still missing", Hooghly Superintendent of Police Sukesh Jain told IANS over the phone. The local residents have also blamed the district administration for the incident. Meanwhile, 20 boats of disaster management department searched both banks of the river from Serampore to Tribeni, a stretch of around 30 km, for bodies.