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North Korea Accuses CIA, South Korea of 'Bio-Chemical' Assassination Plot

In February of this year, Kim's estranged half-brother, Kim Jong-nam, was killed at Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur International Airport with the banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent. The plot was foiled, it said, but gave no details on the fate of "Kim". The statement called the plot equivalent to "the declaration of a war" by the United States against North Korea.

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Arsenal beats Southampton 2-0, climbs into 5th in EPL

Sanchez broke the deadlock in the 60th minute of what had been a cagey game , selling the Saints defence a dummy before finishing left-footed for his 20th goal of the season, before Giroud headed a second with seven minutes remaining. We knew that coming here is not easy to play, it's a good team, a team that like to play. The Gunners' 12.5% win percentage (one win in eight) away at Stoke is their joint-second worst in the Premier League era (level with Sheffield Wednesday, one win in ...

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Some clouds and cool today, soaking rain Saturday, windy for Mother's Day

Friday starts dry, but the air gets juiced up enough by afternoon and evening to allow for scattered showers and storms to develop. Scattered rain and a few storms will be likely through Friday evening. The latest models have backed off on rainfall totals a little bit. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

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Heroin epidemic pushing up hepatitis C infections in US

Hepatitis C is not just a disease contracted by people who inject drugs. Hepatitis C is caused by the hepatitis C virus that is spread either by birth to a mother who is infected with hepatitis C, or through needles, such as sharing needles or other equipment used to inject drugs.

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Ebola outbreak declared in northeast DR Congo, WHO says

However, he assured the public that his ministry was taking all necessary steps to respond promptly and effectively to the new outbreak. Teams of epidemiologists, biologists and other experts are on their way to the scene of the outbreak and are expected to arrive by Saturday.

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Average HR professional looking after 15 employees with a mental health condition

My experience of mental illness has been that sometimes everything I see is in attractive technicolour and other times everything is so dark and gloomy that it seems life is being drained out of me. "It's really going to be a nice one stop tool that says, "hey, I'm struggling with this or I need help here" and they can find it in their area", said Barb Bigalke, Director of the Hopeline.