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Australia warns terrorist attacks could occur at anytime in Philippines

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The high threat of a terrorist attack and violent crime has prompted Australia to update its travel advice for the Philippines. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Smartraveller website ...

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Narcolepsy cases linked to flu vaccine subject to new compensation dispute

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Government lawyers are seeking to block compensation payments to people who developed the devastating sleep disorder, narcolepsy, as a result of a faulty swine flu vaccine. The Pandemrix vaccine made ...

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Breastfeeding is hard, so we should be softer on mothers

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It was a cold afternoon last December when a group of mothers staged a mass “nurse-in” outside Claridge’s, their babies lunching for justice. It was a response to the hotel’s ...

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Experts: holes in audio and video handling systems could allow hackers to take over your device

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More than 1bn Android smartphones and devices are vulnerable to a new security vulnerability dubbed Stagefright 2.0, warn security experts. The follow-up to the Stagefright bug, which allowed hackers to ...

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America is addicted to guns

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You are not the same person carrying a firearm as you are without one. A device that can extinguish a life with the flick of a finger places inordinate power ...

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Putin sees intervention in Syria as a way out of his current isolation

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Vladimir Putin, in his address to the United Nations general assembly, called on world leaders to join him in what he described as a contemporary “anti-Hitler coalition”. It was to ...

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How a $15 wage would affect small businesses

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Across the country today, thousands of workers at fast food restaurants and retailers are expected to lobby to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour in what organizers are ...

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It is hard to convince people to care about privacy

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On September 13, 2001, four US Senators from both sides of the aisle introduced the first version of the USA Patriot Act, a sweeping, 342-page bill that overturned virtually all ...

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Pregnant women with cancer can be treated without harming fetus

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Pregnant women who discover they have cancer should not delay treatment until after the birth or induce the baby very early, as they can be successfully treated without harming the ...

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How opponents of raising minimum wage pit workers against each another

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When Jens Rushing overheard his co-workers complaining about New York’s “burger flippers” demanding $15 an hour, the Texas-based paramedic tapped out a Facebook post on his cellphone. He never imagined ...

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