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Iders Inc., the Oakbank electronic product design and manufacturing company, has been acquired by GE Transportation. Iders made a name for itself for fast and efficient development of electronic tech
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NEW YORK – The UN General Assembly passed a resolution calling for an end to the fighting in Syria by a majority of votes on Friday. The resolution was supported by 122 countries, 13 voted again
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The CIA has concluded that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help President-elect Donald Trump win the White House, and not just to undermine confidence in the U.S. electoral system, a senior
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Yasmin Seweid, an 18-year-old Long Island resident who was allegedly attacked by three Trump supporters in a Manhattan subway station last week, has gone missing. According to police, her disappearan
Saturday marks Human Rights Day, the annual commemoration of the United Nations General Assembly adopting the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948. As activists and organizations worldwide c
Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik recently teamed up for the “Fifty Shades Darker” soundtrack. According to Variety, “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever” happens to be the only song that Swift released this year.
David Harewood, who turned 51 on Thursday, Dec. 8, recently got a birthday shoutout from his “Supergirl” co-star Chyler Leigh. On Friday, Leigh greeted the birthday boy on Instagram with a photo of h
Grace Vanderwaal adores her precious pug puppy, Frankie, so much that she can't help but show him off on social media.  On her Instagram account, the “America’s Got Talent” Season 11 winner shared a
The U.S. Senate passed a short-term spending bill Friday night to fund the government through April after Democrats who sought more generous healthcare benefits for coal miners stopped delaying actio
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SYDNEY (Reuters) - The Solomon Islands plans to dispatch emergency supplies to areas affected by a 6.9 magnitude aftershock on Saturday, a day after a much larger tremor triggered a tsunami warning th
More than 60,000 Britons a year develop DVT - a blood clot which causes dangerous swelling. Until now, there has been no real treatment. But a new treatment in the UK has shown remarkable results.
Key health care industry groups say it’s not a good idea to repeal the 2010 health care law without clear plans             
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OTTAWA - Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister staged a one-man protest of sorts Friday, refusing to sign on to Justin Trudeau's pan-Canadian climate change framework without first getting an agreement on
When flawed clinical research is reported in the media with hype and sensationalism, it has the potential to have a devastating effect on patients, physicians, the scientific community and eventually
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