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Duke to pay government $112.5M for using fake data to obtain research grants

Duke to pay government $112.5M for using fake data to obtain research grants

8 minutes ago   |   WRAL   |   3 articles

Duke University officials announced Monday that the school will pay $112.5 million to the federal government to settle a lawsuit over falsified data on research projects that...
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There are 2 types of breast implants, and both come with risks. Here's what you need to know

There are 2 types of breast implants, and both come with risks. Here's what you need to know

12 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

On Monday and Tuesday, the Food and Drug Administration will meet to discuss the health risks associated with breast implants , CNN reported. Days before the meeting, the FDA...
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Father of Sandy Hook victim dies in apparent suicide at Newtown Town Hall

24 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

NEWTOWN, Conn. - The father of a victim of the Sandy Hook shooting died in an apparent suicide early Monday, according to police. Jeremy Richman, 49, of Newtown, was found dead...
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Smokable medical marijuana goes on sale today in Orlando

28 minutes ago   |   Orlando Sentinel

Smokable medical marijuana will become available for sale Monday in Orlando, but only to patients that have been given a doctor's approval. The Florida Department of Health has...
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Mass school sickness in Winston-Salem blamed on spicy food, 'sympathy vomiting'

Mass school sickness in Winston-Salem blamed on spicy food, 'sympathy vomiting'

48 minutes ago   |   WRAL

Public health officials in North Carolina say the sudden onslaught of mass vomiting at an elementary school wasn't caused by a nefarious disease, but rather fruit-flavored...
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Palestinian journalist wins appeal over Gaza corruption report

48 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Hajar Harb, 34, acquitted on appeal over 2016 investigative report that revealed misconduct in Gaza's health ministry.
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Predators assign Watson to AHL on long-term injury loan

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports

The NHL announced last week that Watson had been returned to available status as he entered the follow-up phase of the league's substance abuse and behavioral health program.
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Unvaccinated US kids in Costa Rica test positive for measles

Unvaccinated US kids in Costa Rica test positive for measles

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

Costa Rica's Ministry of Health confirmed on Thursday positive measles cases in two of four American children who fell ill earlier this month. The ministry tested four children...
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Kanye and Kim launch Yeezy lemonade stands for mental health charity

Kanye and Kim launch Yeezy lemonade stands for mental health charity

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

As the saying goes, when life gives you lemons, make lemonade. But, if you're Kanye West when life gives you lemons - you sell Yeezys. And that's exactly what the...
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Area county health departments offering free well water tests

Area county health departments offering free well water tests

2 hours ago   |   KETV

A limited number of free well water testing kits are being offered to homeowners in light of the recent flooding
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Father of Sandy Hook victim commits suicide at town hall, police say

Father of Sandy Hook victim commits suicide at town hall, police say

The father of one of the victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting committed suicide Monday at Newtown town hall, police said. Read more ...

After delivering his Mueller Report findings, Attorney General Bill Barr was...

After delivering his Mueller Report findings, Attorney General Bill Barr was spotted enjoying a seafood dinner

Attorney General William Barr released his summary about special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation on Sunday, determining that President Donald Trump did not... Read more ...

Dr. Dre posted and then deleted a photo bragging that his daughter got into...

Dr. Dre posted and then deleted a photo bragging that his daughter got into USC 'on her own' without mentioning he donated $70 million to the school

Dr. Dre's daughter, Truly Young, was accepted into the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts. The rapper celebrated Truly's admission to the school on... Read more ...

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

A math and physics teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away 80 percent of his monthly income to help the poor, wins a $1 million prize. Read more ...

Buy this isle in Sicily from $1.1million

Buy this isle in Sicily from $1.1million

Isola delle Femmine is in the heart of a scuba diving and snorkeling mecca off the coat of Sicily. It could be yours for $1.1million. Read more ...

Rob Gronkowski's friends predict post-retirement plans: ‘Party time'

Rob Gronkowski's friends predict post-retirement plans: ‘Party time'

The NFL community and beyond has nothing but love for Rob Gronkowski. Shortly after the Patriots tight end announced his retirement Sunday with an Instagram post, dozens of... Read more ...

Officials: Father of Sandy Hook victim found dead of apparent suicide at...

Officials: Father of Sandy Hook victim found dead of apparent suicide at town hall

So sad. He was the father of Avielle Richman, a first-grader who was among the 20 children and six adults killed in the 2012 shooting. Read more ...

Scott Walker, Pop Idol Turned Avant Auteur, Dies At 76

Scott Walker, Pop Idol Turned Avant Auteur, Dies At 76

The former member of The Walker Brothers and singer of "The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine " was also one of experimental music's most beloved composers. (Image credit: Michael... Read more ...

AL East guide for 2019: Biggest strength, weakness and question for each team

AL East guide for 2019: Biggest strength, weakness and question for each team

The AL East is a three-horse race in 2019, but that doesn't mean the top three squads are without their questions. Read more ...

NY prosecutors announce charges against Avenatti in alleged extortion scheme

NY prosecutors announce charges against Avenatti in alleged extortion scheme

New York prosecutors on Monday said it will be announcing charges against attorney Michael Avenatti for allegedly attempting to extract more than $20 million from a publicly... Read more ...