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Researchers take step to a better flu vaccine Researchers made a mutant influenza virus, then used it to make a better flu vaccine
MSNBC | 7 hours, 39 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Baltimore Schools' Heating Crisis A 'Day Of Reckoning' For The City And State After heating problems left some students in 40-degree classrooms, city and school leaders, there's plenty of baggage and blame to go around.
NPR.org | 7 hours, 45 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Vaccine rates are up, but so are refusals More U.S. kids are getting their full series of vaccines, but more and more parents are also refusing vaccinations, new health insurance data show.
MSNBC | 8 hours ago | comment? | recommend
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Gymnastics doctor complains it's too hard to listen to victim stories Former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar complained about Judge Rosemarie Aquilina and his mental health in a letter to the court.
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Hurricane Harvey makes Houston reassess growth-friendly policies (The Nov. 30 story was corrected for the spelling of Auggie Campbell in the fifeteenth paragraph) By Andy Sullivan HOUSTON (Reuters) - Melinda and Joel Loshak raised two children in a stylish ranch house in Houston's upscale Meyerland neighborhood and pla
Yahoo! News | 8 hours, 7 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Sen. Tim Kaine On Why He Opposes Stopgap Funding Mechanism For Government As the possibility of a government shutdown looms, NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., who says he opposes the stopgap funding mechanism that would keep the government open. Instead, he proposes that Congress stays in town until it can pas
NPR.org | 8 hours, 42 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Trump Voters In Pennsylvania Say They Are Pleased With Presidency So Far Voters in rural Pennsylvania were crucial to electing President Trump. A year after he took office, they are mostly pleased with how Trump has executed his presidency.
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Zimbabwe opposition leader among 5 dead in New Mexico helicopter crash Zimbabwean opposition leader Roy Bennett and his wife were among 5 people killed when a helicopter crashed in New Mexico Wednesday, officials said.
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Factbox: A look at past U.S. government shutdowns (Reuters) - Republicans who control the U.S. Congress are expected to try to pass a temporary spending bill before a Friday deadline, when existing federal funding is set to expire and federal agencies would begin to shut down. Past shutdowns have done li
Yahoo! News | 9 hours, 16 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Senator Leahy to oppose another stopgap spending bill WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Patrick Leahy, the top Democrat on the Appropriations Committee, said on Thursday he would not support a fourth short-term stopgap measure this fiscal year to fund the U.S. government and avert a shutdown. "Republican l
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