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Cancer researchers have been buzzing for a couple years about immunotherapy. Many studies are pointing the way to combinations of drugs that complement each other at the molecular level, and ought to
With household income up, we may be witnessing a new willingness to invest in wages, and thus a new level of employer confidence that health costs may be more under control.
TORONTO - Rogers Media has signed an agreement to buy Tillsonburg Broadcasting Company Ltd., which owns the radio licences for CJDL-FM and CKOT-FM, which are marketed as Country 107.3 and Easy 101. T
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Handy and Harman fine silver quotations in Canadian dollars: Tuesday $26.295 oz., $845.38 kg.; Monday $26.819 oz., $862.23 kg.
TORONTO - Recounting the fiery hours aboard BP's Deepwater Horizon oil rig seems like a natural fit for Hollywood, but director Peter Berg didn't want to carelessly exploit a fresh tragedy with his ne
Dmitry Zakharchenko, deputy head of the economic security department of Russian Interior Ministry, said that officers from the country’s security service, the FSB, listened to his conversation t
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Savor the medieval atmosphere among ramparts that once kept marauders at bay in villages across the continent.
The coho catches in Lake Washington have cooled down as expected since these fish are usually pretty lock-jawed as the season progresses. Fishing was never hot and heavy since the season got underway
SALMON AND STEELHEAD Cowlitz River – 166 boat anglers kept 6 adult fall Chinook, 12 adult and 3 jack coho and 7 steelhead and released 17 adult and 1 jack fall Chinook and 10 adult coho.  235 bank an
Mike Colter, the star of new Netflix series "Luke Cage," discusses his character's timelessness and why the Marvel superhero refuses to use the 'N' word. (Sept. 27)          
Comedy caper is based on a hilariously bungled 1997 crime.             
The buzzy movie hits theaters on Christmas Day.             
The Tony winner starts a multi-episode arc on the button-pushing ABC sitcom this week.             
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“This is Us” has quickly become one of the most buzzed about new shows this fall. The series, which premiered on NBC on Sept. 20, drew audiences of more than eight million and kept them by revealing
Muslims make up just one percent of the United States population but they could yet have a significant impact on the outcome of November’s presidential election. Donald Trump’s rhetoric, including ca
National Voter Registration Day is Tuesday, so now is probably a decent time to figure out how to vote. Presidential politics is in the air with just 41 days until Election Day.  Democratic nominee H
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Thrilling footage filmed in Komodo National Park in Indonesia shows the 200-pound male lizards rear up on their hind legs and grapple and wrestle with one another in a fight to assert their dominan
Californian prankster Josh Paler Lin left passengers terrified when he dressed up as an old man and nodded off at the wheel... without telling them the Tesla had an auto pilot function.
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Stephen FellerGENEVA, Switzerland, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- The WHO reports nine out of 10 people are exposed to air pollution beyond limits set by the agency, based on data on more than 3,000 locations arou
HealthDay News More than half of the opioid painkillers prescribed after wisdom teeth removal go unused, according to a new study.
A new ice age is here. And it’s making amazing promises of pain-free joints and sculpted abs.
The Royal College of Emergency Medicine said the rising demographic caused by the growing levels of elderly, immigration and high birth rates are heaping pressure on A&Es.
Like all humans, five-month-old Abrahim Hassan carries DNA from both his parents. But he also has a tiny piece of genetic code from a donor. He was engineered by a US team in Mexico.
Mr Justice Green, who analysed evidence at over a two-day High Court hearing in London last week, is scheduled to deliver a ruling about Jeremy Hunt's new NHS contract on Wednesday.
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SAO PAULO, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Brazil's robusta coffee industry is laying off workers who transport, process and store the commodity in warehouses that are nearly idle two years into the worst drought
NEW YORK, Sept 27 (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve on Tuesday awarded $239.70 billion of one-day, fixed-rate reverse repurchase agreements to 53 bidders at an interest rate of 0.25 percent, the New Yor
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The Detroit Red Wings will wear a '9' patch all season to honor Mr. Hockey Gordie Howe.             
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