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Gun control measures met with defiance from law enforcement officers

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:50am

The head of a nationwide sheriffs coalition is calling on Vermont's law enforcement officers to defy three controversial gun control measures passed by Burlington voters three weeks ago.

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Deadly Ebola outbreak spreads in West Africa

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:50am

Samples from victims of a viral hemorrhagic fever that has killed more than 50 people in Guinea have tested positive for the Ebola virus, government officials said Sunday, marking the first time an outbreak among humans has been detected in this West African nation.

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'Taste The Stars' dinner menu features real meteorite sauce

FOX News: SciTech - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:45am
A former NASA astronaut has brought a taste of space down to Earth while elevating the concept of space food to new heights.
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High levels of long-term stress linked to two-fold increased risk of infertility

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:45am

Long-term stress may reduce a woman’s ability to conceive by as much as 29 percent, a new study from the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center finds.

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Stock Futures Shake Off Weak China Data

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:43am
U.S. stock-index futures turned positive on Monday despite a round of disappointing data on China on the heels of a volatile trading week. 
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New Jersey gov't ‘temps’ collecting six-figure pay

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:43am

The state agency's Special Services Unit Q has become a haven for double-dippers who game the pension system with the knowledge of the Christie Administration.

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GrubHub IPO Valuation at $1.72 Billion

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:39am
GrubHub expects to price its initial public offering at $20-$23 per share, valuing the largest U.S. online food delivery services provider at up to $1.72 billion.
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Teaching children the warning signs of stroke, through imitation

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:35am

Andrea Esteban tried to smile with half her face, crossing her eyes in the process, and her third-grade classmates giggled. Matthew Velez struggled to speak, "Luh, luh, uh, gronk," and the kids erupted in laughter.

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Europe Stocks Sag After Downbeat Chinese, German Data

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:34am
European stocks fell as investors considered mixed regional economic readings.
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There's now an ice cream cleanse—but is it healthy?

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:30am

Have you ever wished you could eat ice cream for every meal? Well, Kippy's Ice Cream Shop in Venice, California, recently offered a four-day ice cream cleanse. That's right: Ice cream all day. Every day.

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Man develops rare reaction to spider bite

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:25am
The strange rash a man in southern France developed on his arm, torso and thighs turned out to be a serious reaction to a spider bite from 10 days before, according to a new report of his case
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Black-white disparities widening in U.S. breast cancer deaths

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:17am

In the largest cities in the U.S., death rates from breast cancer have dropped across the board over 20 years, but far less so for black women than whites, according to a new analysis.

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Why your blood pressure should be checked in both arms

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:15am
People who have different blood pressure readings in their right versus left arm may be at increased risk for serious heart problems later in life, a new study suggests
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Adult day care for dementia patients may help families, says study

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:14am

Regularly using adult day care services for a family member with dementia may help reduce stress for caregivers, a new study suggests.

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As many as 32,000 children infected with drug-resistant TB, says study

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:01am

As many as 32,000 children worldwide become sick each year with a drug-resistant "superbug" strain of tuberculosis, according to new estimates by U.S. researchers that for the first time quantify rates of this difficult-to-treat form of TB.

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