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The body of a 10-year-old drowning victim has been recovered at Little Black Creek Water Park in Lumberton.              
If elected officials know that their districts are “Safe Districts,” there is less incentive for them to reach out to a cross-section of people with different views for feedback on the issues that com
Kudakwashe Mhundwa Business Reporter South Africa’s Klein Karoo Saad Bemarking has invested about $5 million for the recapitalisation of its 80 percent owned local seed manufacturing company, Agriseed
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Jeffrey Gogo Climate Story Energy costs rose faster than most products on the index of consumer prices in April, compared to a year ago. Though the increase was limited to liquified petroleum gas (LPG
Michael Tome Business Reporter PRESSURE is mounting on telecommunication service providers to reduce prices, as operators battle for customers, fixed telecoms company TelOne has said. TelOne managing
Martin Kadzere Senior Business Reporter PECAN nut production is poised to become an industry with potential to change the economic landscape, particularly in Matabeleland South, where considerable pro
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An evaluation of seven devices in a diverse group of 60 volunteers showed that six of the devices measured heart rate with an error rate of less than 5 percent. The team evaluated the Apple Watch, Bas
Using volunteers to train parents concerned about attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in their children can improve capacity to meet increasing ADHD treatment needs, finds a new study.
Ferne McCann flaunted her baby bump [Ferne McCann/Instagram] And already, the beautiful TOWIE babe is flaunting her growing baby bump for her legion of fans to see. And in her latest Instagram sn
Charlotte Church is pregnant with her third child [Wenn] The 31-year-old singer took to the stage on Sunday night at Birmingham Pride 2017, where she made the shocking announcement in front o
Look back at some of the cherished moments Barbra Streisand shared while enjoying the company of her dog Samantha. Samantha died at age 14.             
Giovanna Fletcher posted this adorable picture with her two boys [Giovanna Fletcher/Instagram] The wife of McFly star Tom Fletcher took to Instagram to post some heartwarming photos playing on the
Danielle Bux is pregnant with her second child[Getty] And while Danielle, 37, has kept a particularly low profile since announcing the pregnancy, it seems she might have something else to cel
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It’s been nearly 20 years since Princess Diana died and for the first time, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, talked about what it was like when her highly publicized affair with Prince Charles was revea
“Prison Break” returned from the dead for one more season this year, but if it’s successful enough, Season 5 might not be the end for the revival. However, Sarah Wayne Callies, who plays Sara on the
A Mississippi man was arrested early Sunday morning after going on a multi-town shooting spree that left eight people dead, including two children and a sheriff’s deputy. Willie Corey Godbolt, 35, al
Aside from the many barbecues, events and parades taking place over the course of Memorial Day weekend, shoppers are eagerly looking forward to Monday’s sales for opportunities to save big. According
Greenland’s Rink Glacier is not just melting faster than usual: The hot summers of 2010 and 2012 saw the interior of the glacier sliding like a popsicle coming out of its wrapper, a NASA study found.
The ever-elusive Jared Kushner was back in the news Sunday after reports emerged that he had attempted to establish a secret communication channel with Russia back in December. The president’s son-in
Higher than normal body mass index (BMI) is known to lead to  cardiovascular ill-health in mid-to-late life, but there has been limited investigation of its effect in young, apparently healthy, adults
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Providing answers - or at least more information - to the most difficult medical questions is the aim of medical scientists. And how research findings are translated and made available can be as impor
Nanoengineers have developed the first printed battery that is flexible, stretchable and rechargeable. The zinc batteries could be used to power everything from wearable sensors to solar cells and oth
Patients in small towns can save thousands of dollars in health care costs by avoiding transfer to a larger facility if their local rural hospital is part of a tele-emergency room network, according t
Complications of pregnancy, such as high blood pressure and infections, are linked to a heightened risk of early coronary heart disease in the young adult offspring, finds new research.
A molecular mechanism in the prion protein, a protein responsible for neurodegenerative diseases, has now been uncovered by researchers, which may explain why nerve cells degenerate in these disorders
Spilled grain, rail-killed ungulates, and the effects on other species of increased light and warmth may all attract grizzly bears to forage along railways in Canada's mountain parks, which could incr
A team of researchers has discovered how to label and light the sugar backbone of a bacterial cell wall. The findings will advance immune system research, they say.
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More than 100 firefighters are battling a growing brush fire in Brentwood in what authorities are calling a major emergency response. The brush fire was reported at 12:46 p.m. near a house at 2969
German Chancellor Angela Merkel signaled Sunday she was giving up hope that Europe can rely on the United States while Donald Trump is president. Merkel spent the last six months trying to connect
Kevin Kisner birdied the first three holes on the back nine to take the lead and held on to win at Colonial despite a Sunday charge by defending champion Jordan Spieth. Kisner shot a four-under 6
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Latest Sport
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The Maroons are not at full strength, but they do have home ground advantage against a Blues side with a great chance to end their rivals' Origin domination.
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Shanshan Feng addresses the media after winning the LPGA Volvik Championship on May 28, 2017, in Ann Arbor. Video by Tom Lang/Special to DFP             
Zimmermann gave up three home runs, lifting his total to 16 allowed this season; Tigers' offense wasn't much better for much of the game             
Liggett, which made the jump from Division 3, has an outstanding pitching staff with a team ERA of 1.20.             
Takuma Sato became the first Japanese winner of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday when he denied Helio Castroneves a record-tying fourth victory.             
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Golf roundup: Kevin Kisner holds off hard-charging Jordan Spieth to win Colonial

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