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Maute and three of his siblings, who also have been reportedly killed in the Marawi clashes, belonged to an IS-aligned militant alliance in Southeast Asia which Hapilon headed. The battle for Marawi began on May 23, when the military launched an operation targeting Hapilon on the island of Mindanao, where Marawi is located.
  • Dinesh Chandimal century boosts Sri Lanka against Pakistan

    Dinesh Chandimal century boosts Sri Lanka against Pakistan

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    Fantastic spell from leg-spinner Yasir shah put Pakistan in commanding position to win first Test against Sri Lanka on Monday in Abu Dhabi . Pakistan were 67 for 5 at Tea and with skipper Sarfraz Ahmad and Haris Sohail still at the crease, there was some hope still in the Test for the hosts.
  • Mood May Influence How Well Flu Vaccine Works

    Mood May Influence How Well Flu Vaccine Works

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    Prof Murphy said that now only around 70% of eligible Australians take up the offer of a free vaccine through the National Immunisation Program. Federal health officials Thursday urged Americans to get vaccinated before flu season starts in October, and released data showing fewer MI residents got flu shots previous year than the national average.
  • HHS Tom Price chartered government-funded jets to places he owns property

    HHS Tom Price chartered government-funded jets to places he owns property

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    Lawmakers are demanding information on political appointees' use of government planes for personal travel, as well as their use of private charters for official travel. He has said he will halt private plane travel on official business while the internal review is being conducted. Asked if he has confidence in Price, Johnson went to speak, then stopped himself and walked away.
  • Trump says he's still optimistic on health overhaul

    Trump says he's still optimistic on health overhaul

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    Due to their narrow majority and unified Democratic opposition, Republicans could lose just two GOP votes and still push the legislation through the Senate . The arrests occurred about an hour after Republican leaders in the Senate said the bill was officially being pulled from consideration. Republicans' ability to use fiscal 2017 budget reconciliation, which allows for certain bills to pass with a simple majority, will expire on Saturday.
  • Vikings rule Bradford out vs Bucs; Keenum to start again

    Vikings rule Bradford out vs Bucs; Keenum to start again

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    Minnesota started the scoring early when rookie Dalvin Cook rushed for his first career National Football League touchdown. This is more significant this week as it was the first-time quarterback Case Keenum started for the team in purple this year, and he's starting again against Tampa Bay as Sam Bradford continues to be sidelined by a knee injury.
  • CVS moves to restrict access to opioid painkillers

    CVS moves to restrict access to opioid painkillers

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    Gary Roberts, president of the American Dental Association. None of the opioid limits apply to patients with cancer, according to a CVS Health spokesperson. It means that customers experiencing acute, short-term pain will only be allowed to purchase one week's worth of opioids with a single prescription , Today reports .
  • BYU offering caffeinated drinks on campus

    BYU offering caffeinated drinks on campus

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    BYU Dining Services has already begun adding caffeinated sodas to their inventory, and students should be able to purchase canned or bottled sodas while the university switches their soda fountains to add caffeinated soft drinks, according to an online statement from Dean Wright, director of Dining Services .
  • A brush with Jose, then all eyes on Maria

    A brush with Jose, then all eyes on Maria

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    Martin and St. Barthelemy. Hurricane Jose is a category 1 storm with sustained winds near 80 miles per hour. Maria joins Hurricane Jose , which is expected to continue moving north and then northeast away from the USA and Tropical Depression Lee, which is forecast to lose some steam over the next five days.
  • Myanmar's Suu Kyi condemns all rights violations in Rakhine State

    Myanmar's Suu Kyi condemns all rights violations in Rakhine State

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    Absent in NY, where are gathered the great majority of the heads of State, she said that she was "ready" to organize the return of more than 410 000 Rohingya muslims have fled to Bangladesh to escape persecution. "We have seen too many vulnerable people having to flee for their lives. Hate and fear are (the) main scourges", she said. The Myanmar military to justify ir attacks on performance of insurgent group called Salvation Army, Rohingya in Arakan, who qualify to be a terrorist ...
  • 'Save our schools:' Groups protest outside Betsy DeVos school visit

    'Save our schools:' Groups protest outside Betsy DeVos school visit

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    Anything less reeks of self-preservation for administrators, not survival of the fittest schools for our kids. Kansas City Academy Principal Kory Gallagher says Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' visit is an opportunity for the small school to showcase its academic philosophy, which is built on inclusion.
  • Star-studded 'Hand in Hand: Benefit for Hurricane Relief' telethon airs tonight

    Star-studded 'Hand in Hand: Benefit for Hurricane Relief' telethon airs tonight

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    George Strait will do a live performance at the end of the show from San Antonio, Texas at the Majestic Theatre which he announced August 28. The Telethon will be broadcast across the nation on Facebook live this evening. No fewer than seven charities will benefit from funds received, including the United Way, Habitat for Humanity, Feeding Texas and Comic Relief USA .
  • How and Where to Watch IND vs SL T20I

    How and Where to Watch IND vs SL T20I

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    After clearing Sri Lanka in ODI series, Team India will now have to maintain their dominance in the one-off T-20 match. Helping him in the chase were KL Rahul (24), who helped consolidate after Rohit Sharma fell with his individual score reading just nine, and Manish Pandey, who forged an invaluable 119-run second-wicket partnership with his skipper to accelerate the chase after joining forces at 42 for two.
  • Building collapses in Mumbai; 11 dead, others trapped

    Building collapses in Mumbai; 11 dead, others trapped

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    Mumbai building collapsed , is an accident of the Bhendi Bazaar area. Ten fire tenders, 90 NDRF (National Disaster Response Force), dog squad, two rescue vans and several ambulances are specialised for the incident. Bhendi Bazaar is in the south of the city, which has more than 16,000 buildings built before the 1940s; 791 of these were identified as unsafe in a pre-monsoon survey by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, Sky News reported.
  • Rohit Sharma brings up 13th ODI ton

    Rohit Sharma brings up 13th ODI ton

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    Experienced pacer Lasith Malinga will lead Sri Lanka in the remaining matches looking to re-work plans. He nabbed two wickets in two balls to hand India a massive 168-run win. 2 - Number of bigger second-wicket partnerships for India after losing the first wicket for less than 10 runs. Speaking ahead of the fourth ODI against India , Malinga said: "As a bowler, I've not been able to get wickets in the last couple of series".
  • Romania registers 16 cases of West Nile virus infection in four months

    Romania registers 16 cases of West Nile virus infection in four months

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    Less than 1 percent of people who are infected will develop a serious neurological illness such as encephalitis or meningitis, which is inflammation of the brain or surrounding tissues. However, some people do develop febrile illness, which can produce fever, headaches, body aches, joint pain, vomiting, diarrhea, or rash. Apply an EPA-registered insect repellent containing DEET, picaridin, IR3535, oil of lemon eucalyptus or para-menthane-diol to clothes and exposed skin.
  • I did not hit anyone - Aguero refutes 'false' steward allegation

    I did not hit anyone - Aguero refutes 'false' steward allegation

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    City have now had a player sent off in two consecutive games after Kyle Walker saw red in the 1-1 draw with Everton on Monday and Guardiola was frustrated by the decision. "They were 11 against 10, but we still had more chances". City themselves have used a 3-5-2 so far this season in a win against Brighton and a draw against Everton.
  • West Nile Virus Is Getting Transmitted By Mosquito Bite across Indiana

    West Nile Virus Is Getting Transmitted By Mosquito Bite across Indiana

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    The Public Health Agency of Canada estimates that an additional 18,000 to 27,000 human cases may have occurred and gone unreported, since most West Nile cases are asymptomatic. It typically takes a frost or two for the last mosquito populations to die off for the year, she said. To avoid mosquito bites , wear clothes that reduce exposure or use insect repellent containing DEET , picaradin, oil of lemon eucalyptus or IR 3535.
  • SEA Games 29 officially opens in Malaysia

    SEA Games 29 officially opens in Malaysia

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    Fireworks explode at the Stadium Bukit Jalil during the SEA Games opening ceremony. About 85,000 spectators were expected to attend the event, which marked the official opening of the biennial multi-sport event that stretches from 19 to 30 August.