• CTE Found in Nearly All Donated NFL Player Brains, Study Finds
CTE Found in Nearly All Donated NFL Player Brains, Study Finds

Researchers from Boston University have been studying the brains of 111 former players in the National Football League that were donated by their families. Pathologists, knowing nothing of a patient's history or symptoms, examined each brain for evidence of CTE . It's a degenerative brain disease, and according to the newly released st...

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  • Unison legal battle against employment tribunal fees faces Supreme Court ruling
Unison legal battle against employment tribunal fees faces Supreme Court ruling

Figures cited during the course of the case revealed that the number of tribunals brought had plummeted by as much as 70 per cent since the fees came into force. This is a huge decision both legally and politically, and one of the strongest examples of the court system being willing to limit the government's power to pass laws.

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  • OHSU Scientist 1st In US To Modify Human Genes With CRISPR
OHSU Scientist 1st In US To Modify Human Genes With CRISPR

A person familiar with the research says " many tens" of human IVF embryos were created for the experiment using the donated sperm of men carrying inherited disease mutations. According to MIT Technology Review , the DNA of a large number of one-cell embryos was changed with the gene editing technique CRISPR. They said although basic and precl...

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  • Russian pranksters trick Rick Perry into conversation about pig manure
Russian pranksters trick Rick Perry into conversation about pig manure

The 22-minute conversation, in which one of the comedians played the prime minister and the other one translated, began with a discussion of sanctions against Russian Federation and US attempts to help Ukraine to develop its oil and gas industry, but then took a weird turn.

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  • Seven civilians killed by vehicle bomb in North Sinai
Seven civilians killed by vehicle bomb in North Sinai

With the tank retreating to a safer distance the auto then erupts into a massive ball of flames, suggesting that the impact of the collision or an individual within the vehicle triggered concealed explosives. Tragically seven civilians - including two children - were reported to have died. At least 40 terrorists have been killed in air strikes ca...

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  • No Problem In Wavering Rs 2 Crore Fees On kejriwal, Says Jethmalani
No Problem In Wavering Rs 2 Crore Fees On kejriwal, Says Jethmalani

Senior advocate Anoop George Chaudhary, Kejriwal's new counsel in the defamation suit filed by Jaitley against the Aam Aadmi Party leader, accepted that the remarks were "scandalous". I have replied to that. "Kejriwal has written a letter to me. He should release letter which I sent to him", news agency ANI quoted him as saying. You ask Kejriwal ...

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  • Papayas cause salmonella outbreak - 1 dead, 47 ill: CDC
Papayas cause salmonella outbreak - 1 dead, 47 ill: CDC

Twelve people in New Jersey and 13 people in NY have been sickened - making them the most affected states of the outbreak. The states with reported cases are Iowa, Virginia, New Jersey, Minnesota, New York, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Texas, and Utah.

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  • Fin de l'état de grâce — Emmanuel Macron
Fin de l'état de grâce — Emmanuel Macron

D'après les résultats, 54% des sondés se disent "satisfaits" du plus jeune président de l'histoire de la France, contre 64% en juin, enregistrant la plus forte chute de popularité d'un nouveau président depuis 1995. Pour le chef du gouvernement Edouard Philippe , 52% des sondés se montrent " plutôt satisfaits " (contre 59% un mois plus tôt) et 4% ...

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  • Conférence internationale sur le sida : Trump inquiète, Macron critiqué
Conférence internationale sur le sida : Trump inquiète, Macron critiqué

D'après la conférence internationale de recherche sur le sida à Paris qui rapporte l'étude, il s'agit du troisième cas de rémission dans le monde observé chez un enfant. Mais ils nécessitent une stricte observance et présentent des effets indésirables (diarrhées, nausées...). Éradiquer complètement le virus du corps d'un malade est aujourd'hu...

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  • Week two of special session in Austin
Week two of special session in Austin

Today, the Texas Senate State Affairs Committee will hear testimony on two bills that would restrict bathroom access based on the gender given to someone at birth. Austin Police Chief Brian Manley was joined by law enforcement officers from across the state in opposing Republican legislation that would prohibit transgender Texans from using the b...

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  • SC Bastia : National 1 confirmé par la LFP. Statut pro conservé si…
SC Bastia : National 1 confirmé par la LFP. Statut pro conservé si…

On a connu meilleur moyen pour préparer la saison, mais le Paris FC devrait s'en contenter. C'est donc le Paris FC , qui avait échoué à la montée face à Orléans lors des barrages, qui tentera de se maintenir en L2. "Lors de sa réunion du 22 juin 2017, la DNCG a prononcé la relégation du Sporting Club de Bastia en National 1". Le tribunal a...

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  • Child Living With HIV Maintains Remission Without Drugs Since 2008
Child Living With HIV Maintains Remission Without Drugs Since 2008

Anthony Fauci, said of the prospects for long-acting drugs. In what has been described as "life-changing news" for gay male couples where one partner is HIV positive, the study found the virus was not transmitted to their partners, if they took daily anti-viral medication that made the viral load undetectable.

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  • Sen. Collins on Rep: 'So Unattractive It's Unbelievable'
Sen. Collins on Rep: 'So Unattractive It's Unbelievable'

The audio was streamed live following a meeting of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development. "He is so unattractive, it's unbelievable", Collins said on Tuesday. "Apparently speaking to Reed, the ranking Democrat of the committee, Collins discussed the federal budget - and President Trump's l...

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  • Le chômage en baisse en juin
Le chômage en baisse en juin

La catégorie E qui concerne en grande partie les personnes en contrat d'insertion est en hausse de 1.3 %, soit une augmentation de 5400 demandeurs d'emploi . Le chômage s'est retourné à la baisse en juin en France, le nombre de demandeurs d'emploi sans aucune activité refluant de 0,3% le mois dernier en métropole, selon les chiffres publiés ma...

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  • Child in South Africa becomes HIV free
Child in South Africa becomes HIV free

For the next eight years the child didn't receive any antiretroviral medicine, but a follow-up analysis of stored blood samples taken during the interim showed that the virus had not returned. Newly-reported cases of Filipinos carrying human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) reached more than a thousand in May, according to the HIV and AIDS Registry of ...

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  • Violent feu de forêt dans le Vaucluse, le sud-est en alerte
Violent feu de forêt dans le Vaucluse, le sud-est en alerte

Le feu qui a parcouru 70 hectares, était " en passe de ne plus progresser", selon la préfecture. Dans le Vaucluse , un autre incendie mobilise des dizaines de pompiers. Sur place, les pompiers font face à deux incendies, à Saint-Maximin et à La Croix-Valmer, où le feu serait " extrêmement virulent " et " difficile à maîtriser " en raison de l'encl...

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  • Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14th Indian President Today
Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14th Indian President Today

Chief Justice of India Justice JS Khehar administered the oath office to Ram Nath Kovind at a special ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament . I have been to this central hall and have often had discussions with many of you. They guide the duo to the Central Hall of Parliament . Congress leader Anand Sharma said that Kovind has disres...

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  • Assassinat du père Hamel : sa sœur témoigne
Assassinat du père Hamel : sa sœur témoigne

Cette décision chamboule le calendrier institutionnel. Aux côtés d'Emmanuel et de Brigitte Macron prendra également place dans l'édifice, Gérard Collomb , ministre de l'Intérieur chargé des cultes. Deux hommes ont été écroués dans cette affaire: un cousin d'Abdel Malik Petitjean , âgé de 31 ans, dont les enquêteurs ont la conviction qu'il connai...

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  • Top cat: Alaska mourns Stubbs, feline mayor of Talkeetna
Top cat: Alaska mourns Stubbs, feline mayor of Talkeetna

Lately, the elderly cat had been keeping close to home , but in his younger years, he was known as a cat-about-town-usually meowing up a storm at Nagley's General Store. "Over 75% of visitors ask 'Where's the mayor?' or come in with this statement 'I have an appointment with the mayor, '" the news release said. "We loved the time we were allowed...

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  • La HACA épingle la SNRT, Medi1tv et Med radio — Hirak
La HACA épingle la SNRT, Medi1tv et Med radio — Hirak

Elles concernent la couverture médiatique par deux chaînes publiques, une chaîne privée et une radio privée, des événements d'Al Hoceima. Dans le détail, la HACA précise que certaines de ces images sont en réalité celles d'actes de violence survenus lors d'un événement sportif pendant l'une des journées du championnat national de football profess...

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  • À La République en marche, la fronde de certains militants
À La République en marche, la fronde de certains militants

Une trentaine d'adhérents du mouvement, constitués en collectif - La Démocratie en marche -, contestent la validité des nouveaux statuts de La République en marche (LRM) soumis, du 23 au 30 juillet, à l'approbation par un vote électronique de ses quelque 373 000 membres, a révélé Le Parisien , dimanche 23 juillet.

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  • 'Unusually aggressive' Brooklyn squirrel that attacked five people may have rabies
'Unusually aggressive' Brooklyn squirrel that attacked five people may have rabies

Health officials in New York City are telling anyone who was bitten by an "unusually aggressive" squirrel in Brooklyn recently to seek medical care. "I'm not gonna sit there and be a victim of some squirrel", Tookes, a publicist from Crown Heights, told the New York Post .

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  • Governor Roy Cooper announces DEQ will not renew Chemours' current permit
Governor Roy Cooper announces DEQ will not renew Chemours' current permit

Chemours didn't respond to messages seeking comment. Cooper said the state is committed to identifying any potential legal and regulatory action against Chemours, the company being pointed to as the source of GenX, an emerging contaminant found in the Cape Fear River and the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority's water supply.

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  • West Nile Virus Now A Moderate Threat In Belmont
West Nile Virus Now A Moderate Threat In Belmont

Of the new tally, 85 cases were classified as "travel related" -- meaning people were infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus elsewhere and brought it into the state. Symptoms may show up suddenly, with a high fever and headache. The best way to protect yourself from West Nile is to prevent mosquito bites. Although it may be hard to do when i...

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  • Al Hoceima : Le centre d'oncologie se dote de nouveaux équipements biomédicaux
Al Hoceima : Le centre d'oncologie se dote de nouveaux équipements biomédicaux

Aucune explication n'a été fournie pour ce retard. Dès ce lundi, le centre d'oncologie d'Al Hoceima pourra accueillir ses premiers patients. Parmi les équipements disponibles: un appareil de scanner 3D, un amplificateur de brillance, une source de Cobalt HDR, deux stérilisateurs, des autoclaves de paillasse en plus de la réhabilitation, l'équip...

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  • Un incendie dévaste 600 hectares de forêt — Vaucluse
Un incendie dévaste 600 hectares de forêt — Vaucluse

Il a depuis parcouru 900 hectares . En fin de matinée, un important incendie de forêt s'est déclaré sur la commune de La Bastidonne, lieu-dit Malacoste, près de Pertuis dans le Vaucluse . Leur nombre devait passer à 500, ont-ils précisé . Six Canadair ont survolé le massif, quatre se sont dirigés vers d'autres départs de feux, notamment dans...

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  • Fronde anti-vaccins : une association poursuit les laboratoires
Fronde anti-vaccins : une association poursuit les laboratoires

Une association anti-vaccins prépare une action de groupe en France contre quatre laboratoires pharmaceutiques dont les produits seraient responsables, selon elle, d'une recrudescence des cas d'autisme chez les enfants, rapporte aujourd'hui Le Parisien-Aujourd'hui en France.

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  • You wouldn't believe what Trump's new communications chief used to say
You wouldn't believe what Trump's new communications chief used to say

On Saturday, Scaramucci said he was deleting old tweets . "I should have never said that about him", Scaramucci said, adding that Trump brought it up with him "every 15 minutes". Asked about the column on CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday, Scaramucci said that he was supporting another candidate at the time and he's a very competitive perso...

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  • Mahrez could stay at Leicester
Mahrez could stay at Leicester

The report indicates that Spurs have made contact with Leicester chiefs and asked to be kept informed of any developments regarding the players future - although they too are unwilling to meet their £50m asking price. It was politely declined because it was a low offer. Mahrez is now with Leicester in a pre-season tour to Hong Kong, where they ...

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  • Mexico vs Jamaica CONCACAF Gold Cup Semifinals
Mexico vs Jamaica CONCACAF Gold Cup Semifinals

But the loss tortured Osorio. Mexico , with the exception of their opening game, have not been the most prolific. "We figured it out and we won the match ". "Obviously, I want to play", Larin told The Canadian Press at the team's hotel on Tuesday afternoon. Luis Pompilio Paez has filled in for Osorio on the touchline during the tournament.

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