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Pentagon Asks $146 Million for Israel Missiles, Other Programs

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The US Defense Department has requested $145.8 million to fund Israel’s missile systems and other military programs in fiscal year 2017. Pentagon documents, released on Tuesday, show that the United ...

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Refugee crisis: Thousands of child asylum seekers deported back to war zones, UK home office admits

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Thousands of young people who sought refuge in Britain as unaccompanied child asylum-seekers have been deported to repressive regimes and countries partly controlled by ISIS and the Taliban, the Home ...

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Militants attack Red Cross aid convoy near Damascus

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Foreign-backed militants have attacked the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) vehicles carrying humanitarian aid to an area near the Syrian capital, Damascus. Militants opened fire on convoys from the ICRC and the ...

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Rapper DMX found unconscious in hotel car park and resuscitated

Rapper, DMX, unconscious, hotel, car park, resuscitated

Rapper DMX is recovering after being found unconscious in a hotel car park and resuscitated. A representative of the rapper whose real name is Earl Simmons said he had suffered ...

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Martin Shkreli sued by Wu-Tang Clan fan artist

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It appears Martin Shkreli is unable to stay out of the headlines. In recent weeks the former pharmaceutical boss and global bogeyman has been charged withsecurities fraud, brought before Congress ...

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Opera looks to be sold to Chinese consortium for $1.2 billion

Opera, sold, Chinese, consortium, $1.2 billion

Norway-based Opera Software has received a $1.2 billion acquisition offer from a group of Chinese companies, and has indicated it intends to accept. The company on Wednesday said its board ...

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Apple TV expanding voice controls

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You’ll soon be able to dictate text to your Apple TV streaming-media box. The third beta version of Apple TV operating system tvOS 9.2, launched Monday for third-party developers, includes ...

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Genetics Men’s Health Fertility As men age, their sperm contains more disease-causing mutations

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Andrew Wilkie, Nuffield professor of pathology at the University of Oxford in the UK, and colleagues describe their findings in a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy ...

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Acetaminophen exposure before birth linked to asthma

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The study – led by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health in Oslo – is published in the International Journal of Epidemiology. Acetaminophen – also known as paracetamol – is ...

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US intelligence Chiefs: Saudi, UAE Lack Capacity to Fight Against ISIL

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Two of the US’s top intelligence officials told lawmakers Tuesday ground troops from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates would likely not be able to make a significant impact ...

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