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Marijuana users face higher risk of death from high blood pressure

Some research suggests cannabis could reduce the size of tumors. Lead author Barbara Yankey from Georgia State University, said: 'It is important to establish whether any health benefits outweigh the potential health, social and economic risks'.

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Moscow mule copper mugs may be toxic, officials say

The notice, which comes from the Alcoholic Beverages Division of Iowa's food and beverage regulatory body, points out that the traditional Moscow mule is hazardous if served in direct contact with copper. Copper is commonly used for kitchenware like pots and pans, but it can be unsafe. Symptoms of copper poisoning include abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhea and jaundice, according to the U.S.

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Amazon Acquires Lucy and Desi With Cate Blanchett Set to Star

Deadline first reported the news. Though Lucille initially filed for divorce in 1944, she finally went through with the legal separation in 1960, married again and died in 1989. Aaron Sorkin , the writer of West Wing and The Social Network , has written the screenplay. She has also famously played the role of mystical elf-queen Lady Galadriel in Peter Jackson's film adaptations of J.

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Solar eclipse: What you need to safely view and photograph

It will be the first total solar eclipse in 99 years to cross coast-to-coast and the first to pass through any part of the Lower 48 states in 38 years. If you want to snap a picture of the solar eclipse or look at it through binoculars or a telescope, you must use a specialized solar filter for your lens.

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Mystery flesh-eating sea bugs chomping on chunks of meat

Kanizay said the blood was hard to get off his legs, and that it "came back pretty quickly". A teenager went for a 30 minute swim at Dendy Street Beach in Brighton . Jarrod Kanizay told the BBC that when he looked at his son's feet he thought a grenade had gone off. Because it's a larger area it looks pretty bad.

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Trump touts new harsh United Nations sanctions against North Korea

India, Pyongyang's third largest trading partner , is halting all trade apart from food and medicine. "The threat of an outlaw nuclearized North Korean dictatorship remains". "These sanctions will cut deep, and in doing so will give the North Korean leadership a taste of the deprivations they have chosen to inflict on the North Korean people", Haley said.