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WHO study sounds alarm over childhood obesity

More children will be overweight than underweight by 2022 if global trends continue, World Health Organisation experts say. WHO’s warning came in Tuesday’s publication of a study, undertaken in conjunction with Imperial College London, which measured the weight and height ...

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Nats stick with Roark after Game 4 ppd. to Wed.

7:15 PM ET CHICAGO — Game 4 of the National League Division Series between the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals on Tuesday in Chicago has been postponed due to weather. Game 4 now will be played Wednesday at 4:08 ET ...

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Kenya: Opposition MPs, Senators Skip Election Laws Debate

[Nation] National Super Alliance (Nasa) members will not attend sittings to debate proposed controversial changes to the election laws in the National Assembly and the Senate. AllAfrica News: Latest

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Ranch set up to help combat veterans with PTSD

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Winnipeg senior who spent 41 years behind bars now facing life in prison

Now 60, Gerald Joseph Pilon hasn’t killed anyone, but he’s done hard time at just about every maximum security federal penitentiary in Canada. CBC | Canada News

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Pharmacist reportedly drugged woman on date, charged by police

Robert Woods, a pharmacist in Tampa Florida, was charged with sexual battery after he allegedly drugged a woman he met on Tinder.  (Hillsborough County Sheriff’s office) A Florida man who works as a hospital pharmacist was arrested Saturday and charged ...

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Can Johnson Sirleaf's successor keep Liberian momentum?

There are 20 candidates vying to replace Nobel laureate Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, including a former regional commander, a football star and a model. None of them are expected to win the required majority of votes, so it is likely there ...

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Brady misses practice with left shoulder injury

5:49 PM ET New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was not at practice Tuesday because of a left shoulder injury. A source told ESPN’s Mike Reiss that Brady has undergone tests for the injury, but the 40-year-old quarterback is expected ...

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