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Poor semen quality in Switzerland

4 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A marked decrease in sperm count has been observed. And in Switzerland? Researchers have undertaken the first nationwide assessment of the semen quality. The scientists...
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Roundup Weed Killer Litigation Is Kenneth Feinberg's Next Challenge as Mediator

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

A federal judge overseeing 900 lawsuits alleging that glyphosate causes cancer called on a lawyer who has helped resolve disputes involving Sept. 11 victims, BP and Volkswagen.
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U.S. judge appoints Ken Feinberg mediator for Bayer Roundup settlement talks

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

A U.S. judge on Wednesday appointed prominent attorney Kenneth Feinberg as mediator for court-mandated settlement talks in the federal litigation over allegations that Bayer...
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Incidence rates of aggressive subtypes of uterine cancer rising, study shows

5 hours ago   |   Science Daily

New findings show that U.S. incidence rates for aggressive subtypes of uterine cancer rose rapidly among women ages 30 to 79 from 2000 to 2015.
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More people are surviving cancer but heart disease deaths rising

6 hours ago   |   ABC

Researchers say cancer and heart disease deaths went down from 1999 to 2011, but heart disease went up 4% from 2011 to 2017.
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Environmental group says most sunscreens don't work well

6 hours ago   |   ABC

The Environmental Working Group says most sunscreens either don't work well or have questions about their safety.
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FOX CHASE CANCER CENTER CHAT RECAP: Colorectal Cancer Awareness and prevention

8 hours ago   |   ABC

Watch a replay of the May 22 chat with three colorectal cancer specialists from Fox Chase Cancer Center, as they answered questions about risks, prevention, and treatment.
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RJ Harper, Pebble Beach golf icon, named US Open Honorary General Chairman

RJ Harper, Pebble Beach golf icon, named US Open Honorary General Chairman

9 hours ago   |   KSBW

Harper died in 2017 from pancreatic cancer. He was 61 years old.
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New study estimates preventable cancer burden linked to poor diet in the US

9 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A new study has estimated the association between suboptimal consumption of seven types of foods and specific cancers. They found that poor diet is on par with alcohol...
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U.S. judge appoints Ken Feinberg mediator in mandated Bayer Roundup settlement talks

9 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

A U.S. judge has appointed prominent attorney Kenneth Feinberg as mediator for court-mandated settlement talks in the federal litigation over allegations that Bayer AG's...
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Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day...

Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day care van for hours

The girl's mother reportedly found her daughter in the van after she called the facility and they said they didn't know she was there. Read more ...

Mario Batali to face charges in Boston for alleged groping incident

Mario Batali to face charges in Boston for alleged groping incident

Celebrity chef Mario Batali will face a criminal charge in Boston for allegedly kissing and groping a woman in the city in 2017. Read more ...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on Facebook

“I wanted to give them a little incentive for all the hard work they put in to catch me,” the 29-year-old said. Read more ...

Harriet Tubman $20 bill that was supposed to debut next year likely won't...

Harriet Tubman $20 bill that was supposed to debut next year likely won't come out until 2028

It will be awhile longer before Americans see Harriet Tubman replace President Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill. Read more ...

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup, scrapping expansion

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup, scrapping expansion

FIFA scrapped plans to expand the 2022 Qatar World Cup to 48 nations, deciding Wednesday to stick with 32 countries due to the political and logistical complexities of using... Read more ...

Texas House passes 'Save Chick-fil-A' bill critics say will discriminate...

Texas House passes 'Save Chick-fil-A' bill critics say will discriminate against LGBTQ community

The measure prohibits the government from taking "adverse action" against any individuals or businesses based on membership, support or donations to religious groups. Read more ...

Schiff cancels 'enforcement' meeting after Justice Dept., House panel strike...

Schiff cancels 'enforcement' meeting after Justice Dept., House panel strike deal for Mueller documents

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Harriet Tubman won't be featured on the $20 bill until 2028: Mnuchin

Harriet Tubman won't be featured on the $20 bill until 2028: Mnuchin

Anti-slavery activist Harriet Tubman won't appear on U.S. currency for nearly a decade, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday. Read more ...

Kristaps Porzingis threatened to go play in Europe rather than re-sign with...

Kristaps Porzingis threatened to go play in Europe rather than re-sign with Knicks, Steve Mills says

Kristaps Porzingis really didn't want to re-sign with the Knicks. Read more ...

Michael Avenatti charged with stealing money from Stormy Daniels

Michael Avenatti charged with stealing money from Stormy Daniels

Michael Avenatti, the attorney who rocketed to fame through his representation of porn star Stormy Daniels in her battles with President Donald Trump, is charged with ripping... Read more ...