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Oklahoma Opioid Deaths Continue To Rise

The jump was driven in part by a 109 percent increase in Wisconsin. A similar surge of cases was seen in Delaware. This data may not be a indicative of the epidemic as a whole, as many individuals who experience an overdose are not always admitted into urgent care facilities.

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Flu death toll in DE increases to 28, ties record high

Those who are having flu-like symptoms such as fever, body aches, fatigue and chills are encouraged to stay home from public gatherings until they are able to go 24 hours without a fever, and without fever-reducing medication. "The season's not over but we're definitely on the downward trend right now", said Dr. Anne Schuchat, the CDC's acting director. It had been driven by a kind of flu that tends to put more people in the hospital and cause more deaths, and officials lately are seeing ...

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Cards get first ACC Tournament win, 82-74 over Florida State

In the first game, a 74-64 win for UVA on January 31, Louisville shot 60 percent in the second half, went 9-for-10 from the floor in one second-half stretch, and still lost ground as Virginia shot 53.7 percent and had a 22-6 advantage in points off turnovers.

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Saudi Arabia to build mega-city in Egypt

The PM will also call for urgent progress on securing a political resolution to the crisis, her spokesman said. During their meeting at Al-Azhar headquarters the two men discussed ways of boosting cooperation between Al-Azhar and Saudi Arabia , especially in the area of counter-terrorism efforts, according to Al-Ahram Arabic news website.

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China sets 2018 GDP target at around 6.5pc

The target, which is the same as previous year, was presented by Premier Li Keqiang in a report for yesterday's opening session of the annual National People's Congress (NPC). "China now accounts for 15 percent of the world's economy, an increase from just more than 11 percent five years ago", he said. "Technologically speaking, the PLA has progressed markedly in recent years, with its own research and development in military hardware and growing professionalism reducing the gap with ...

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Mumbai, Delhi airports rated world's best in survey

The ASQ Programme also facilitates the sharing of best practice among airport companies. The ASQ Awards ceremony will be held during the inaugural ACI Customer Excellence Global Summit , to be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada from 10-13 September 2018, hosted by Halifax International Airport Authority.