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DUP backs ‘Malthouse’ alternative plan to break Brexit impasse

Possible amendments floated by European Union officials range from further public assurances that the backstop would probably never be used or only for a brief period to amending the text which accompanies the treaty and which lays out expectations for the trading relationship that will come in after the transition.

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Singapore officials blame American for leaking patients' HIV records

However, Mr Chan Heng Kee, Permanent Secretary, MOH, said the information remains in the hands of Brochez, an American who was deported after he was released from prison in April past year for separate crimes, including drug offences and lying about his own HIV status in order to obtain an Employment Pass.

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Sen. Kamala Harris town hall with CNN’s Jake Tapper

Throughout the event, several commentators took note of how many people were present at the Democratic senator's campaign launch, cheering her on. The announcement was met with immediate criticism by her political opponents. But complicating the launch, billionaire former Starbucks chief executive Howard Schultz said hours later that he is seriously considering jumping into the race - as an independent.

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Gum Disease Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease by New Research

A blood test can pick up signs of Alzheimer's disease in patients years before any symptoms show up, a new study says. After years of research , a simple blood test has been developed that can predict familial Alzheimer's disease up to 16 years before clinical symptoms appear.

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Flu activity increasing nationally — CDC

Caitlin Pedati, state epidemiologist and medical director of the Iowa Department of Public Health. "It is getting to the point that we are having a long flu season every year", he said. This year's current flu vaccine is proving to be far more effective than last year's, according to a mid-season report released by the Canadian Sentinel Practitioner Surveillance Network (SPSN).

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Sask livestock and dairy groups express disappointment over new Canada Food Guide

Divorce might be better when the kids are younger according to a new report. Which means more fruits, vegetables and legumes . It touts water - not milk - as the "drink of choice" and eliminates the previous milk and alternatives food group.