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  • Horford, Thomas lead Celtics over Bulls 104-87 in Game 3

    Horford, Thomas lead Celtics over Bulls 104-87 in Game 3

    The drawback of playing without a point guard is that it would put more of a burden on Butler defensively, as he'd likely need to guard Celtics star Isaiah Thomas more. But the Celtics played with an urgency and a confidence not seen in the first two games and outscored the Bulls 32-22 in the third quarter to regain control.

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  • VP Pence meets Indonesian president on Asia tour

    VP Pence meets Indonesian president on Asia tour

    Connelly wrote on Lowy Institute's Web site last March. The Asean summit in November would be the first time Trump would meet Duterte if he does not attend the Belt and Road Summit in China in May. They will return to PICC for the rest of the meetings. Paynor said that with "Multilateral meetings of this sort, you usually expect 100% attendance".

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  • No housing measures that could boost demand: Morneau

    No housing measures that could boost demand: Morneau

    Sousa has also mused about a tax on foreign buyers or vacant homes, as well as looking at ways to speed up more supply becoming available. "We've developed a comprehensive action plan to help stabilize the housing market, informed today by my colleagues".

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  • More Than 1 In 5 Adults Has Cancer-Causing HPV, CDC Reports

    More Than 1 In 5 Adults Has Cancer-Causing HPV, CDC Reports

    The study noted that some high-risk strains of HPV infected 25.1% of men and 20.4% of women. But the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which can prevent roughly 90 percent of all cervical cancers as well as other cancers and sexually transmitted infections caused by the virus, has faced an uphill climb since its introduction more than a decade ago.

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  • Srikanth, Praneeth Advance to Semis, Sindhu Loses at Singapore Open

    Srikanth, Praneeth Advance to Semis, Sindhu Loses at Singapore Open

    To reach the final, Srikanth managed 21-13, 21-14 win over Indonesian Anthony Sinisuka Ginting. Praneeth coasted into his maiden Superseries final after defeating South Korea's Lee Dong Keun 21-6, 21-8 in 38 minutes. In the second game, Srikanth continued his high jump smashes as he raced to a 9-1 lead. The 21-year-old, who won the French Superseries title last year, came close to winning the All England Championships last month after beating Lin in the semi-final but the world number ...

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  • USPSTF Drafts Prostate CA Screening Recommendations

    USPSTF Drafts Prostate CA Screening Recommendations

    Prostate screening has been a contentious issue ever since the prostate specific antigen, or PSA, test became available some 30 years ago. Men's Health Network (MHN) is encouraged by the latest recommendations from the U.S. "We remain particularly concerned about the striking absence of evidence to guide these high-risk men specifically as they make decisions about screening", she said.

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  • 'India's growth to bounce back to 7.4% in 2017-18'

    'India's growth to bounce back to 7.4% in 2017-18'

    The Indonesian government set aside Rp 416.1 trillion ($31.2 billion) for education in the 2017 state budget. "Continued high growth will require a rebound in remittances and higher exports". Southeast Asia is forecast to accelerate further, with almost all economies in the region showing an upward trend. "However, concern over possible global trade disruption and the impact of the normalisation of U.S.

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  • Pew: Muslim Babies Will Outnumber Christian Births by 2035

    Pew: Muslim Babies Will Outnumber Christian Births by 2035

    Pew adds that "Muslims are projected to be the world's fastest-growing major religious group in the decades ahead...and signs of this rapid growth already are visible". Muslims gave birth to 213 million children and lost 61 million people to death - a net increase of 152 million. Adherents of folk religions, Jews and members of other religions make up smaller proportions of the world's people.

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  • Animal Adventure Park reaches 1 million Facebook fans

    Animal Adventure Park reaches 1 million Facebook fans

    Orla's keeper appeared on This Morning where she made a bold claim about April, who is being looked after at the Animal Adventure Park in upstate NY. The zoo hopes the births will highlight the plight on the endangered species . On Friday, a weekend birth seemed like a sure thing, with her keepers posting, "All observations, behavior, and predictions suggest a calf today, tonight - we would be shocked to get through the weekend without our newest addition".

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  • Ricciardo misses start, exits early at F1 Australian GP

    Ricciardo misses start, exits early at F1 Australian GP

    Then his auto came to a stop on the warm-up lap shortly before the race and he got out of the vehicle shaking his head. Mercedes spends $700 million annually, and Red Bull and Ferrari about $400 million to $550 million each year in pursuit of glory, well ahead of the seven other teams.

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  • JCC Bomb Threat Suspect Nabbed Following Israeli-Led Int'l Investigation

    JCC Bomb Threat Suspect Nabbed Following Israeli-Led Int'l Investigation

    They believe the teenager is also involved in threats made in the U.S., New Zealand and Australia. "Israel's Channel 10 TV showed footage of the suspect appearing in court in the central Israeli city of Rishon Letzion". Council president Stephen Goodman said he could not confirm any such threat had been made, but the council's sympathies were with anyone who may have been affected.

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  • Turtle that swallowed 1000 coins dies

    Turtle that swallowed 1000 coins dies

    Chansue pointed out one happier aspect, according to the AP: "She at least had the chance to swim freely and eat happily before she passed". At first Bank appeared to be recovering well after the operation, but a checkup on Saturday revealed problems with its intestines.

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  • Intruder with backpack breaches White House grounds

    Intruder with backpack breaches White House grounds

    Construction of the new 11-foot-7-inch fence, compared with the current 7-foot (2.13 m) barrier, is due to begin by next year, the Secret Service said in January. Another man wearing an American flag jumped the fence in November 2015. President Donald Trump, who was in the White House at the time, was not in any danger from the security breach, which occurred around midnight, the cable television network reported.

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