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Flannery Takes Fall for GE Power Struggles

With most of GE's divisions performing on track with expectations, setbacks in GE Power will drag down the overall company's free cash flow and earnings per share this year, GE said in a statement . "It is a privilege to lead this iconic company". The company has been forced to sell off divisions and lay off employees, a process that accelerated under Flannery.

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Surfer Dies After Contracting Extremely Rare 'Brain-Eating Amoeba'

KTBS reported that tests by the Louisiana Department and of Health and Hospitals at the Sligo Water System were positive for Naegleria fowleri . The BSR Surf Resort in Waco, Texas has temporarily shut its doors after a surfer from New Jersey died as a result of complications from Naegleria fowleri , which is often referred to as a "brain-eating amoeba".

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US, Japanese pair win Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer therapy

Honjo, who has been a professor at Kyoto University since 1984, separately discovered a second protein on immune cells and revealed that it too operated as a brake, but with a different mechanism. The discoveries led to the creation of a multibillion-dollar market for new cancer medicines. "For more than 100 years, scientists attempted to engage the immune system in the fight against cancer".

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Vikings’ Everson Griffen Threatened Hotel Shooting In Minneapolis

The source reiterated that Griffen is "getting assistance on personal matters" and that the National Football League is "comfortable he has a good support system around him". Griffen then drove to the Lake Minnetonka area and reportedly tried to enter the home of Trae Waynes , a teammate, according to the Minnetrista police report.

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Flu Vaccines: When and Where to Get Them

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported in June that there were 172 flu-related deaths in children nationwide during the 2017-18 flu season, with 80 percent of the deaths in children who had not received a flu vaccine.

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Drowning victims in Horry sheriff van caught in flood waters are identified

The women were identified as a 46-year-old from Shallotte, North Carolina, and a 44-year-old from Myrtle Beach. "It makes it seem like someone took a very unnecessary risk in creating the problem in the first place". Two deputies were in the van with them, though Wenton and Green were in the back. "We are fully cooperating with the State Law Enforcement Division to support their investigation of this event".