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Death toll from tainted liquor in Costa Rica rises to 25

4 minutes ago   |   NBC News

Costa Rican health officials said they had seized 55,000 bottles of liquor and shuttered 10 places that sold the alcohol.
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Out of gasp: 9 New Jersey residents in hospitals for mystery ailments after vaping

6 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News

New Jersey health officials are at a loss to explain why nine patients have been hospitalized after using vaping products. The New Jersey Department of Health issued a health...
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Boston Common complaints pile up as city looks for input

56 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

The city's 311 hotline has more than 2,000 complaints on file for Boston Common - from “drug addict camps” to “harassing” boozers - with others at a city “mini common”...
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Why NYC is staring down a West Nile epidemic

Why NYC is staring down a West Nile epidemic

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

You thought the germs on the subway pole were NYC's biggest health threat? Nope - turns out the entire design of the city can affect your well-being, for better or worse...
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New effort would ban people from smoking in Independence apartments

New effort would ban people from smoking in Independence apartments

3 hours ago   |   KMBC

The city says restricting smoking is a matter of public health and safety.
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Death toll from tainted liquor in Costa Rica rises to 25

3 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

Costa Rican health officials said they had seized 55,000 bottles of liquor and shuttered 10 places that sold the alcohol.
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The Best of Philly in Health & Self

3 hours ago   |   ABC

From the best new gym to the best spot in the city for men's grooming, here are some of Philadelphia Magazine's picks for the best the city has to offer when it comes to taking...
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Planned Parenthood Drops Out of US Program

Planned Parenthood Drops Out of US Program

3 hours ago   |   Newser

Planned Parenthood says it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting participants from referring...
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The Surprising Health Care Companies Changing the World: Brainstorm Health

4 hours ago   |   Fortune

And happy Monday, readers-I hope you had a wonderful weekend. Fortune is out with its fifth annual Change the World list , a collection of companies that are “doing well by...
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Parent-targeted interventions in primary care improve parent-teen communication on alcohol and sex

4 hours ago   |   Science Daily

New research shows that brief parent-targeted interventions in the primary care setting can increase communication between parents and their teens about sexual and...
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Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In...

Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In Their Absence

“I call on all of you to go. The occupation is real. Barring members of Congress from seeing it does not make it go away,” Rep. Omar said. Read more ...

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

The organization says it is leaving the federal family planning program because of rule changes under the Trump administration. Read more ...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey... Read more ...

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

Authorities are searching for a man caught on camera swinging a sword at another man during a fight over a discarded cart that was left in a pile of trash. Read more ...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't stopped, authorities say

Authorities say they foiled three potential mass shootings this weekend after arresting three men in different states who expressed interest in or threatened to carry them out. Read more ...

‘Sowing discord' again? Twitter wades into Hong Kong protests with hunt for...

‘Sowing discord' again? Twitter wades into Hong Kong protests with hunt for ‘Chinese bots'

In another high-profile purge, Twitter has announced the deletion of nearly 1,000 accounts from its platform, citing fears that “Chinese bots” are “sowing discord” in Hong Kong... Read more ...

Report: Sox ace Chris Sale expected to avoid Tommy John surgery

Report: Sox ace Chris Sale expected to avoid Tommy John surgery

Following his last start six days ago, Sale felt soreness in his elbow and underwent an MRI. Read more ...

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Way to go, Diesel! Read more ...

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

WASHINGTON - Two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program. Read more ...

Tiger Woods not ruling out playing at Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods not ruling out playing at Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods could choose himself as a captain's pick for the United States at the Presidents Cup. Read more ...