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  1. Mylan rejects Teva's $40.1 billion buyout offerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KPIC

    Mylan N.V. rejected Teva Pharmaceuticals' $40.1 billion buyout offer, saying the cash-and-stock proposal undervalues the company. Mylan said that it won't think about starting talks unless Teva offers more than $100 per share, far above its current offer of $82 per share.

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  2. Cenla Race for the Cure Seeks Survivor NominationsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KLAX

    ... essential to the success of Race and the ability to provide much needed financial support to local non-profit breast health programs. For more information about submitting a nomination for the Survivor Honoree or about Susan G. Komen please visit ...

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  3. Agenus (AGEN) Stock Hits 52-Week High Today on GlaxoSmithKline Malaria Vaccine Candidate DataRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheStreet.com

    RTS,S contains QS-21 Stimulon, Agenus' adjuvant designed to increase the immune response to antigens in vaccines. The late-stage trial also showed that RTS,S reduced the number of cases of clinical malaria in young children aged five to 17 months at first vaccination by 36% and in infants aged six to 12 weeks by 26% over an average follow-up period of 48 months.

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  4. An explanation of wild birds' role in avian flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    This undated photo provided by Joseph L. Murphy shows chickens in an Iowa chicken house. Wild birds are believed to be behind the first major widespread outbreak of bird flu in the United States, with the virus confirmed in the animals in 10 states.

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  5. The Health Care You Get Will Depend on Your Political Clout--Specialty Drug Edition ReduxRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Amy Ridenour

    ... in average height for kids his age he was in the sub-basement. Shouldn't Benjamin's growth hormone be covered under health insurance, especially after ObamaCare's coverage mandates went into effect? Well, no: Obamacare's critics many on the left as ...

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  6. The Reason Broccoli Sprouts May Be a True Super FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Broccoli has long been considered a "super food" but it's sulforaphane -- a concentrated form of the phytochemicals found in broccoli sprouts -- that's shaping up to be the true disease fighter. A new British study found the compound might be an effective treatment for osteoarthritis, a debilitating condition characterized by inflamed, painful joints.

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  7. Colorblindness 'can be cured'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Standard

    For the millions of people with colorblindness, there's never been a treatment, let alone a cure, for the condition that leaves them unable to distinguish certain hues. Now, for the first time, two University of Washington professors have teamed with a California biotech firm to develop what they say may be a solution: a single shot in the eye.

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  8. Cancer patient with a week to live flees Kansas for-profit Medicaid...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Raw Story

    ... state's Medicaid system by enrolling low-income and disabled patients in a for-profit system called KanCare. Three health insurance companies now coordinate the care for about 400,000 Medicaid patients in Kansas. Kansas Department of Health and ...

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  9. Hospitals offer to share La. Medicaid expansionaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times

    Hospitals offer to share La. Medicaid expansion cost Private hospitals are offering lawmakers a way to draw more federal health care dollars.

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  10. Cocker spaniel won't sleep through the nightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    DEAR JOAN: We got our dog, a cocker spaniel, from the Oakland SPCA about nine years ago. She is 12 or 13 now.

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  11. NM senator wants answers from mental health care officialsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KSL-TV

    A key Democratic state senator is asking Republican Gov. Susana Martinez's administration for answers as a mental health provider prepares to pull out of southern New Mexico. Senate President Pro Tem Mary Kay Papen says she's concerned about the thousands of people who currently receive care from Arizona-based La Frontera.

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  12. Photo Captures Emotional Moment Between Mom Battling Cancer and Her Newborn SonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsOK.com

    A photographer's powerful photo, showing a beautiful moment between a mother battling cancer and her newborn baby, is touching so many people. According to photographer Kate Murray, the mom, who is not identified, was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer halfway through her pregnancy.

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  13. General Election 2015: Green party candidate becomes first to reveal Aids diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    Roisin O'Connor is a journalist at the Independent's online editorial team, working as a reporter, app designer, sub-editor, and digital picture editor. She also reviews live music, literature and television for print and online.

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  14. The Latest: Holmes called wounded 'collateral damage'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLTV Tyler

    ... in the 2012 shooting in suburban Denver. The prosecutor in the Colorado movie theater shooting trial says two mental health evaluations found that James Holmes sane at the time of the attack. "Both of them said the same thing: that that guy was sane ...

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  15. Latest on police-custody death: Officers respond to mallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLTV Tyler

    Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a Baltimore ... . A pillow sits inside Freddie Gray's casket before his funeral at New Shiloh Baptist Church, Monday, April 27, 2015, in Baltimore.

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  16. Teacher tackled teen during Washington high school shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLTV Tyler

    A popular teacher is being hailed as a hero after tackling a 16-year-old student who fired two shots into the air Monday at a Washington state high school, police and students said. No one was injured after the teen shot toward the ceiling in the school commons before classes began at North Thurston High School in Lacey, about 60 miles southwest of Seattle, authorities said.

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  17. $3M in funds pumped toward NM patients' cardiovascular healthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    UNM's Health Sciences Center will administer funds that aim to improve patients cardiovascular health, provide more preventative care, reduce the overuse of medication and take more treatments outside of emergency room and hospital settings. The aim of improving the cardiovascular health of New Mexico patients some big funds recently.

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  18. A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night - reviewRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Taliesin meets the vampires

    Director: Ana Lily Amirpour Release date: 2014 Contains spoilers Sometimes the buzz around a film threatens to overshadow the film itself. When I first started hearing about this it was suggested that it was the first Iranian vampire film, this was amended to the first western Iranian vampire film.

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  19. Jim Wells 'deeply saddened' by menacing online abuseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The DUP has hit out at extensive abuse of Jim Wells on social media - including Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness mocking the South Down MLA's own health struggles.

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  20. Midfielder Matheson wins battle to make Canada's World Cup rosterRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Vancouver Sun

    The death toll from Nepal's earthquake soared past 3,700 on Monday, two days after the massive quake ripped across this Himalayan nation, leaving tens of thousands shell-shocked and sleeping in streets. Cleanup begins after the Calbuco volcano, which has been dormant for more than four decades, had two large eruptions in recent days VANCOUVER -- Midfield dynamo Diana Matheson, sidelined by a serious knee injury last October, has made Canada's 23-woman roster for this summer's World Cup.

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