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  1. It's a sex thing: We need to talk about Hep CRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Blaze

    ... (HCV and hep C) and the possibility of sexual transmission or that they're potentially at risk of becoming infected. Health workers and educators want to avoid panic or fear and typically talk about risk in an empowering and self-determining way. ...

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  2. Transgender Discrimination: Know Your RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Blaze

    When Janice [not her real name] went to her insurance company and requested they change her details from a male name to a female name, staff at the insurance company started asking her inappropriate questions about her gender identity, whether she had had "a sex change operation" and other things in front of other customers which made her feel very uncomfortable. When she suggested to the staff they change their procedures to ensure other trans people didn't go through the same thing, they shrugged it off saying they didn't get that many requests of this type.

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  3. California Receives 'F' in Lung Association's Tobacco ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Once a national leader in tobacco control efforts, California continues to fall behind other states in protecting its residents from tobacco, the American Lung Association and its California affiliate said today. "Despite a historic opportunity in the California Legislature last year, state lawmakers failed yet again to enact tobacco control policies that would save lives and reduce the $18 billion in annual health care costs due to smoking," said a statement accompanying the 14th annual American Lung Association State of Tobacco Control 2016 report.

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  4. Ex-'Survivor' contestant charged with possessing child pornRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    Michael Skupin was arraigned Friday in Oakland County on a dozen felony charges, including child porn possession, larceny by conversion and racketeering. His bond was set at $350,000.

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  5. On Sale Saturday: Amazing Estate in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    If you've dreamed of living the good life in a beachfront mansion in Malibu, now is your opportunity. This home is located on Broad Beach.

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  6. 2 puppeteers held in Spain for allegedly praising terrorismRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    In a statement by Judge Ismael Moreno, the court says puppeteers Alfonso Lazaro de la Fuente and Raul Garcia Perez, who worked for the "Puppets from Below" company, had staged a play featuring the "hanging of an effigy of a judge, the stabbing of a nun with a crucifix and several police beatings." It also said the puppets held up a sign saying "Up with ETA," a reference to the banned Basque separatist group.

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  7. Man who gave name to "Peanuts'" Linus dies at age 90Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend and colleague Charles M. Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown's blanket-wielding best friend Linus in his "Peanuts" comic strip and cartoons, has died at age 90. Maurer died Jan. 29 in Sonoma, California, his longtime partner Mary Jo Starsiak told The Associated Press on Friday night. His exact cause of death was not clear, but he had struggled with Parkinson's disease and heart trouble late in life.

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  8. NBA All-Star weekend: A primer on what to watch in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant reacts after sinking a 3-point shot late in the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans in New Orleans, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. The Lakers won 99-96.

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  9. Woody Harrelson applies for Hawaii marijuana dispensaryRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    Actor and marijuana advocate Woody Harrelson was one of nearly 60 applicants to apply to open one of Hawaii's first medical marijuana dispensaries. The Hawaii Department of Health posted the list of 66 applications on its website Friday.

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  10. Joseph Gordon-Levitt gets some roast with his Hasty PuddingRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    In keeping with tradition, "The Walk" actor was feted and roasted as Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals Man of the Year on Friday. The collegiate theatrical organization says it selected the 34-year-old Gordon-Levitt as its 2016 honoree because he's a "talented actor" and "visionary entrepreneur."

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  11. Bruno Mars finally confirms Super Bowl performanceRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    Bruno Mars has finally officially confirmed he would perform at Sunday's Super Bowl halftime show with Coldplay and Beyonce. The pop singer posted a photo on Instagram on Friday of himself at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, where Super Bowl 50 will take place.

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  12. Meek Mill gets 3 months house arrest for parole violationRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    A Philadelphia judge is giving Robert Williams at least three months to earn back his status as rapper Meek Mill. Common Pleas Judge Genece Brinkley on Friday ordered Mill to serve 90 days on house arrest, effective March 1, for violating the terms of his parole in a 2009 drug and gun case.

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  13. The Latest: Clinton makes pitch to young NH votersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    ... "political revolution" and break up big financial institutions and enact new social programs, including single-payer health insurance. Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are giving their closing statements to New Hampshire voters at a dinner hosted ...

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  14. Fundraiser in memory of 31-year-old Bradford organ donor who helped save four livesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    THE family of a 31-year-old Bradford woman whose organs were donated to help save others' lives after she died suddenly are raising money and awareness in her memory. Carrie-Anne Smith collapsed over Christmas 2014 after suffering a brain aneurysm and died shortly afterwards, but her mum Anita ensured her daughter's wish to donate her organs was carried out.

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  15. Grandmother on chemo, with lupus & rheumatoid arthritis, denied medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    New Jersey resident Cindy Bronman, a single mother of four and grandmother, faces a lifetime of chemo to treat her lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. Each Sunday, she takes a pill that brings on nausea, vomiting, headaches, and hot and cold sweats.

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  16. Adele might not like it, but Donald Trump can use her musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KLTV Tyler

    While waiting for Donald Trump to take the stage this week at a campaign rally in Exeter, New Hampshire, fans listened to a few hit songs by Adele, "Skyfall" and "Rolling in the Deep." That has apparently hit all the wrong notes with the British superstar: She has said she'd like Trump to quit playing her songs at political rallies.

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  17. Puddle of Mudd singer pleads not guilty in vandalism caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KLTV Tyler

    Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin has pleaded not guilty to a felony vandalism charge filed after his arrest at a home he recently lost in foreclosure. The 43-year-old singer was arrested Jan. 9 by Los Angeles police and is accused of causing about $7,000 in damage to the home.

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  18. Dental Students Offer Free Care To Kids In NeedRead the original story

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  19. Cecilia Fund Toasts to 124 Years of Service at Annual Membership Meeting, High TeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    ... at the Santa Barbara Club downtown. Now called The Cecelia Fund, the organization continues to provide critical health-care funding to support to the most vulnerable members of our community. Started 124 years ago, a small group of women musicians ...

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  20. Oman health: Are you going deaf?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    ... of sound at noisy entertainment venues. Hearing loss has potentially devastating consequences for physical and mental health, as mentioned in the report. Raising concerns on this pertinent issue Dr Benaifer Bilimoria, ENT at Atlas Hospital, Al ...

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