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As of September 11, 2017 , the outbreak includes 39 cases in 7 states (Florida, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Wisconsin). Campylobacter can cause violent diarrhea , fever , stomach cramps, nausea and vomiting. Take extra care that children wash their hands carefully after playing with puppies or dogs. "Epidemiologic and laboratory evidence indicates that puppies sold through Petland stores are a likely source of this outbreak", the CDC said.
  • Bucs can set tone for season with win vs. Pats

    Bucs can set tone for season with win vs. Pats

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    The Buccaneers are middle of the pack when it comes to scoring defense as they rank 16th of 32 teams, allowing 21.3 points per game. The Patriots are now allowing 132.8 rush yards per game and the Bucs have had a somewhat inconsistent rush attack - given they didn't rush the ball hardly at all against the Vikings.
  • Gordon Strachan: It was never in doubt Scotland would win

    Gordon Strachan: It was never in doubt Scotland would win

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    An own goal from Martin Skrtel was enough for the Scots, who had hit the woodwork through Leigh Griffiths and Chris Martin as well as spurned a host of other chances in an impressive display. "I genuinely thought that we were going to score a goal". But the work they put in tonight, the way they tried to play, a goal was coming for them.
  • Dozens of Dogs Flown to Safety from Puerto Rico's 'Dead Dog Beach'

    Dozens of Dogs Flown to Safety from Puerto Rico's 'Dead Dog Beach'

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    Rescue groups from across North Carolina partnered with the Humane Society of the United States to bring more than 100 homeless pets from Puerto Rico to North Carolina, including 40 dogs that the SPCA of Wake County will take in. Members of the Pirates' organization will hand deliver some of the supplies to Puerto Rico on Thursday, including Caguas, the hometown of third base coach Joey Cora.
  • At last, Kachikwu meets Buhari over NNPC crisis

    At last, Kachikwu meets Buhari over NNPC crisis

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    Aliyu Wammako while the members include Senators Tayo Alasoadura, Kabiru Marafa, Albert Bassey, Sam Anyanwu, Ahmed Ogembe, Chukwuka Utazi, Rose Oko and Babakaka Garbai. "The Senate is aware of the decision of the current GMD to allocate nearly all products to Duke Oil, this is in addition to its automatic inclusion in the lifting of crude oil, gas etc, which thus, makes Duke Oil a money spinning outfit.
  • Plague Outbreak in Madagascar Kills 20

    Plague Outbreak in Madagascar Kills 20

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    Officials have been left to track those people that may have come into contact with the ill, to give them antibiotics as precautionary measures. "It is as if the plague is the end of the world. It has also appealed for US$1.5 million ($1.9 million) to continue the support. Plague is mainly spread by flea-carrying rats. But the more unsafe pneumonic form invades the lungs and can kill a person within 24 hours if not treated.
  • Connor McDavid closes opening night with showstopper

    Connor McDavid closes opening night with showstopper

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    Calgary first needs to close the gap on its provincial rival - Edmonton won all four Battle of Alberta meetings by a combined 20-11 score and set the tone by piling up 12 goals in a season-opening, home-and-home sweep a year ago. “Everyone tries to keep up with him and be as fast as him and work as hard. It's really not new for us. “They beat us in nearly every department. "We have got to be better".
  • Drinking Black Tea May Help With Weight Loss

    Drinking Black Tea May Help With Weight Loss

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    Though green tea may not promote weight loss the way black tea does, both beverages act as probiotics and antioxidants. Now, black tea proves that it's right up there in terms of good contributions to health. However, the polyphenols in black tea are way more helpful if you are willing to lose some weight, Whereas green tea contains the polyphenols which are better for overall health benefits.
  • The Procter & Gamble Company (PG) Stock Nears $92.12

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    About 205,197 shares traded. WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (OTCMKTS:MRWSY) has 0.00% since October 4, 2016 and is. Torch Wealth Management Llc decreased Procter & Gamble (PG) stake by 2.57% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Rhumbline Advisers holds 198,542 shares. The stock of Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) earned "Outperform" rating by CLSA on Wednesday, October 26. If CA, Inc.
  • Zakia Jafri's plea against SIT clean chit to Modi rejected

    Zakia Jafri's plea against SIT clean chit to Modi rejected

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    Rejecting the petition filed by moved by Zakia Jafri and activist Teesta, the Gujarat High Court ruled that there was "not a larger conspiracy" in the riots. Though Justice Sonia Gokani has agreed that a further probe could be ordered if requires, it is not clear as of now if there will be any more investigation in the matter.
  • Red Cross Asking for Donations in Wake of Las Vegas Shooting

    Red Cross Asking for Donations in Wake of Las Vegas Shooting

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    Blood donations at University Hospital spiked during Hurricane Harvey. Hundreds lined up at United Blood Services donor centers in Las Vegas to give blood after the tragedy. She says that donations are welcome but wishes the donations were more continuous rather than all at once. Zgurich said she was not surprised about the donation turnout since people tend to come together after a tragedy.
  • Canada August trade deficit unexpectedly widens as exports drop

    Canada August trade deficit unexpectedly widens as exports drop

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    Exports to the United States, which accounted for 74.8 percent of Canadian goods exports in August, fell by 1.8 percent, while imports rose by 0.9 percent. The politically sensitive trade deficits with Mexico and China grew. Andrew Hunter, US economist at Capital Economics said the narrower trade deficit provides further evidence that net trade was on course to make a small positive contribution to third quarter GDP growth.
  • Google's DeepMind launches ethics unit

    Google's DeepMind launches ethics unit

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    The unit has already released five "core principals" to guide future AI research: that technologies be developed in ways that serve the global social and environmental good; that research be "rigorous and evidence-based" as well as "transparent and open" (including with funding arrangements); that work includes a diversity of voices; and that public opinion will feature in all developments.
  • All Blacks team to face South Africa announced

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    All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has selected the strongest possible match 23 from those players available to play the Springboks in Cape Town. The All Blacks have already won the Rugby Championship, but Hansen said he expected a huge challenge from a "hurting Springboks side".
  • Ghana unsafe without 'big name' players -Uganda Coach

    Ghana unsafe without 'big name' players -Uganda Coach

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    Egypt top the group with nine points, followed by Uganda with seven points, while Ghana and Congo have five points and one point respectively. A slip in the Uganda game will mean the Black Stars saying good bye to their attempt to make a fourth consecutive world cup appearance.
  • Penguins begin three-peat bid by facing Blues

    Penguins begin three-peat bid by facing Blues

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    After back-to-back championships, Pittsburgh will now try to pull off the NHL's first three-peat since the New York Islanders won four straight Stanley Cups from 1980-83. He put St. Louis on the board in the first period, re-directing a puck off his skate and into a wide open net, and then assisted on the victor. A good throw, but illegal in hockey and he was penalized as a result.
  • City advocates to boycott court proceedings today

    City advocates to boycott court proceedings today

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    Association president H C Shivaramu said lawyers will soon stage a dharna at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi if the collegium did not take a decision to fill judges' vacancies in the high court. His resignation was followed by outrage at the bar associations of the Gujarat and Karnataka high courts. This sort of opacity naturally gives birth to all kinds of speculation and even the odd protest - the Karnataka State Bar Council and the Advocates Association of Bengaluru chose to abstain from work on ...