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Dogs That Can Smell Cancer: Meet The Canine Friends At The Forefront Of Early Diagnosis

Dogs that can smell cancer may be the newest tool in early detection and treatment of some forms of the dreaded disease, CNN is reporting. For over 25 years, medical researchers have seen promise in cancer detection from our canine friends. The first documented and studied case of a dog sniffing out cancer dates from 1989, when British medical journal ...

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Calif. Rep. Adam Schiff sings ‘Meet the Mets’ on House floor

Politicians normally use their time on the House floor to drone on about debt limits, but California Rep. Adam Schiff used his time Friday to settle a personal debt. The Hollywood Democrat made good on his bet with Congressman Steve Israel (D-Brooklyn), singing “Meet the Mets” as payment for the wager the two put on the NLDS between the Mets ...

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Ukraine fighting shifts to Mariupol as diplomats meet

Ed AdamczykMARIUPOL, Ukraine, Feb. 11 (UPI) — Heavy fighting continued in eastern Ukraine Wednesday as separatist rebels approached the port city of Mariupol and a summit conference was convened. Top News – UPI.com

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Dr. Oz To Face Threats From Medical Associations? Meet Who’s Calling Out Dr. Oz, Alleging ‘Medical Quackery’

Will Dr. Oz face threats from medical organizations for recommendations and advice he gives viewers on television? Believe it or not, there are several who want to “bring Dr. Oz down,” and that’s what a third-year medical student is trying to do. In a report published by Vox, University of Rochester medical student Benjamin Mazer is calling out the famous ...

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Meet South L.A.’s beloved black Santa Claus

Courtesy of Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Mall Langston Patterson, of Leimert Park, has been suiting up as Santa for nine years. As one of America’s few black Santa Clauses, 77-year-old Langston Patterson is used to both unbridled enthusiasm and shifty, backward glances. Some of his customers at South Los Angeles’ Baldwin-Hills Crenshaw Plaza have visited him every year since he started ...

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Violent Street Clashes Bring Thai PM, Protest Leader to Meet

Enlarge image i An anti-government protester throws back a tear gas canister fired by riot police in Bangkok, on Sunday. Wason Wanichakorn/AP An anti-government protester throws back a tear gas canister fired by riot police in Bangkok, on Sunday. Wason Wanichakorn/AP The leader of Thailand’s anti-government protests said unexpectedly that he met the prime minister Sunday after daylong clashes between ...

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