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Department of Health: Two Additional Flu-Related Deaths in El Paso

Most people who have the flu should stay home to avoid infecting others. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment revealed on Wednesday that there was a death from the flu but didn't reveal where it happened. And why should you get one? Some reports indicate this year's flu vaccine has been about 34 percent effective in combating the strain. The analysis of the infectious virus recovered from these samples showed that a significant number of flu patients routinely shed ...

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Agents to conduct massive undocumented immigrant sweep in Northern California

Sheriffs from 17 Florida counties have signed onto a new partnership with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement that will allow them to keep illegal aliens in jail longer to give ICE officers a chance to pick them up. Under the state's law, California police are limited in their communication with federal agents on possible illegal immigrants in jail or awaiting trial.

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Detroit ditching cars to mint money off trucks

Hitting on these points is the idea of reducing the number of orderable combinations for products like Escape and EcoSport from thousands to one or two dozen, which will achieve the aims of cutting manufacturing costs and upping the quality of each vehicle.

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Bangladesh agrees with Myanmar to complete Rohingya return in two years

The crisis erupted after Rohingya insurgent attacks on security posts on August 25 in Rakhine triggered a fierce military response that the United Nations denounced as ethnic cleansing. "Indian minister also briefed her counterpart about Indian engagement in northern Rakhine state, including construction of pre-fabricated houses for the returnees".

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Kentucky win boosts momentum with key games ahead — CAROLINA BASKETBALL

Kevin Knox scored 21 points and grabbed eight rebounds, but No. 18 Kentucky fell to SC 76-68 on Tuesday night at Colonial Life Arena. "This has to give us confidence", Martin said. The Wildcats shot just 1-11 from the 3-point line. He fouled out late with a minus-14 player efficiency mark, and made the mistake that proved to be fatal when he grabbed a Gamecock players' jersey needlessly in the open court after a United Kingdom turnover.

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Walmart offers free medicine disposal system to combat opioid abuse

Here are three things to know. When mixed with warm water and added to a pill bottle, DisposeRX works to convert the leftover meds into a biodegradable gel, which then hardens and is easily discarded. The move comes as the USA grapples with the scourge of opioid addiction, an affliction that often begins when chronic-pain sufferers fill a prescription at a retail pharmacy chain such as Wal-Mart, CVS or Walgreens.