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Fewer people prescribed opioids but data for all provinces needed: doctor

27 minutes ago   |   National Post

VANCOUVER - Fewer people in British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Ontario were prescribed opioids last year compared with 2013 and the number of patients who began treatment on...
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Witness Describes Horror of Seeing Mother-of-Two Fall to Death From Funfair Ride: 'I'm Traumatized'

43 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Police are questioning four people, including the owners and operators of the rides at the park in Firminy, in the Loire region.
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Japan PM visits typhoon-hit areas as royals signal parade delay

53 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   2 articles

Typhoon Hagibis death toll has risen to 77 with nine people still missing while 105,000 households remain without water.
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With Authority: San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle

1 hour ago   |   ABC

WITH AUTHORITY: He is the people's tight end on a currently undefeated team-George Kittle of the San Francisco 49ers!! Kittle sat down with Larry, Casey and some Panda Express...
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San Francisco residents hold meeting to deal with alley where shady dealings go down

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Someone in San Francisco recently took it upon themselves to block an alley, with a makeshift wooden wall, where homeless people congregate.
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Exclusive: WeWork owner creates committee to decide on financing lifeline

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

WeWork owner, The We Company, has formed a special board committee to consider proposals for a $5 billion financing lifeline from its largest shareholder SoftBank Group Corp...
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California quake alert system to become available statewide

California quake alert system to become available statewide

1 hour ago   |   KCRA

Earthquake early-warning alerts will become publicly available throughout California for the first time this week, potentially giving people time to protect themselves from...
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Mars Favors Meetups by Holiday Mathis

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Hhd get.creators.com It is said that destiny determines who enters your life, and you determine who stays. This system can be gamed, for instance by going to good places and...
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The Earthquake Effect: Hayward Fault - Here's how close you are to the most dangerous fault in America

3 hours ago   |   ABC

HAYWARD FAULT: We fly the fault line in SKY7, for an aerial view of what's in the danger zone.
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Huffman ‘punishment' doesn't match crime

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

We all lead busy lives, so it's not OK when someone else in a hurry to get somewhere zooms past you in a turn-only lane, then backs up traffic behind them while forcing a merge...
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This Day in History: 6.9 magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake hits California

This Day in History: 6.9 magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake hits California

On this day in 1989, the 6.9 magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake hit the San Francisco Bay Area, killing 63 people, injuring more than 3,700 and causing more than $6 billion in... Read more ...

House of Representatives votes 354-60 against Trump's withdrawal of US...

House of Representatives votes 354-60 against Trump's withdrawal of US troops from Syria

Democrats and 129 of the Republicans in the House of Representatives voted to pass a non-binding resolution disapproving of President Donald Trump's pullout of US troops from... Read more ...

Sheriff: Son of 'Tarzan' actor Ron Ely allegedly killed his mother before...

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Yahoo could pay you $358 for its massive data breach settlement. Here's how...

Yahoo could pay you $358 for its massive data breach settlement. Here's how to claim it

Was your Yahoo account among the 3 billion struck by multiple data breaches between 2013 and 2016? You might be eligible for a $358 payout. Read more ...

General Motors, United Auto Workers reach tentative deal to end 31-day strike

General Motors, United Auto Workers reach tentative deal to end 31-day strike

General Motors and the United Auto Workers on Wednesday reached a tentative settlement to end a strike that has dragged on for 31 days, Read more ...

GM and the UAW have a tentative contract to end what has been its longest...

GM and the UAW have a tentative contract to end what has been its longest strike in decades

The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative agreement for a new, four-year contract. GM's nearly 50,000 hourly workers have been on strike for almost... Read more ...

4th man arrested in campaign finance case involving Rudy Giuliani associates

4th man arrested in campaign finance case involving Rudy Giuliani associates

Federal authorities say they took David Correia into custody Wednesday at Kennedy Airport in New York City. Read more ...

'Wheel of Fortune' contestant uses his intro to say he's trapped in a...

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Tanev lifts Penguins over Avalanche 3-2

Tanev lifts Penguins over Avalanche 3-2

PITTSBURGH - Brandon Tanev scored a short-handed goal in overtime, and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Colorado Avalanche their first loss of the season with a 3-2 victory... Read more ...

'Our family is devastated': 2 teens dead after fiery crash sends SUV...

'Our family is devastated': 2 teens dead after fiery crash sends SUV tumbling from overpass

The 15-year-old girl and 17-year-old boy were both killed when a collision sent their SUV plunging 50 feet off a New York overpass onto train tracks below. Read more ...