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  1. Daily Diary, March 28, 1915Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Worcester News

    ROLLING CASUALTY COUNT: 955 First Battalion very quiet day. Work of improving trenches carried on.

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  2. Federal study finds alarming use of antipsychotics among nation's poor children, foster kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    When federal inspectors set out to examine how powerful antipsychotic drugs were being used on children in the nation's public health systems, they found a 4-year-old on four psychiatric drugs; a 10-year-old prescribed without medical records; and a 16-year-old on six psych meds, including a prescription at double the maximum recommended dosage. Poor children and foster kids covered by Medicaid are prescribed too many antipsychotic drugs, too young, for too long, and at the wrong dosages, according to an alarming new five-state review by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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  3. Half of teachers have seen an increase in youngsters dealing with...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    Half of teachers have seen an increase in youngsters dealing with difficulties such as anxiety and depression, the surevey says It reveals that half of teachers have seen an increase in youngsters dealing with difficulties such as anxiety, depression, ADHD, hyperactivity, eating disorders, substance misuse and self-harm than they did two years ago, while around 60% have seen a rise compared with five or ten years ago. The survey, conducted by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers , suggests that just over two fifths of those questioned say that between 10% and 25% of pupils in their school or college have mental health issues.

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  4. Meet Cambridge dad Nick Sireau, who quit his job to find a cure for his sons' rare diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    ... Liverpool, Robert Gregory, who sadly died a few weeks ago. He'd become good friends with a consultant in metabolic medicine, Professor Ranganath, and the pair were in the process of setting up a patient group, the AKU Society. Nick offered to join ...

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  5. a Boston police officer shot, suspect killed during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS News

    Boston police say a city officer and a suspect were shot and several other people were brought to hospitals in an apparent shootout in the city's Roxbury section. The incident occurred shortly after 6:30 p.m. Friday at Humboldt Avenue and Ruthven Street, according to CBS Boston .

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  6. Gladys L. BrubakerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    Gladys L. Brubaker, 87, of Mifflin, went to be with her Lord and Savior at 4:45 a.m. Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Locust Grove Retirement Village, Mifflin. Born Dec. 13, 1927, in Wayne Township, Mifflin County, she was a daughter of the late Banks and Myrtle Bryner.

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  7. Boston police officer shot and critically woundedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WHTC

    A Boston police officer was shot in the face and critically wounded on Friday during a traffic stop, and other officers killed the suspected gunman, police said. Police Commissioner William Evans told a news conference the suspect came out of a car during a traffic stop and shot the officer under the right eye.

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  8. Boston Police Officer, Suspect ShotRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

    A Boston Police officer is in critical condition after a shootout that followed a traffic stop in the city's Roxbury neighborhood Friday evening, police said. The suspect was killed in the shooting on Humboldt Avenue after police returned fire.

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  9. A Bold Call On Biotech ETFsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF , the largest biotechnology exchange-traded fund, is off 8.4% over the past week. While that is not the official definition of a correction, a 10% decline is needed for a security to enter correction territory.

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  10. Most Recent CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Brooklynian

    Several years ago I said to myself "Wouldn't it be swell if I got to see the turn of the century ." Tomorrow night I hope to see us turn to 2015.

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  11. Man Charged With Raping, Leaving Unconscious Victim in ColdRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boston.com

    An Everett man is facing a charge of rape after he allegedly sexually assaulted a woman following a neighborhood party. The victim, 18, was found unresponsive around 6:45 a.m. Saturday, March 7 in the driveway of an Everett home.

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  12. Photos: Creatures found in Antarctic ice show how tenacious life isRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KPIC

    Deep below the ice, far from the playful penguins and other animals that bring tourists to Antarctica, is a cold and barren world that by all indications should be completely void of life. But recently, scientists researching melting ice watched a half-foot-long fish swim by.

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  13. Why Procrastination May Be The Death Of YouRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... tension and cardiovascular disease? Testing an extension of the procrastination-health model. Journal of Behavioral Medicine . 2015.

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  14. Needle Exchanges Are Vital, But There's A Major Stigma Around Them. Here's Why.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    To combat an outbreak of new HIV transmissions linked to injectable prescription drug abuse, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence issued an executive order today allowing local officials to establish a short-term needle exchange program. Needle-exchange programs, which give people who abuse an injectable drug the opportunity to exchange dirty needles for clean ones without fear of legal consequence, are banned by state law.

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  15. Hospital denies treating Germanwings co-pilot for depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

    A German hospital denies reports that it treated Andreas Lubitz for depression -- but it does confirm that he's been a patient there over the past two months. The hospital in Duesseldorf says he was last there for a "diagnostic evaluation" on March 10. That's exactly two weeks before he flew a Germanwings jetliner into a mountain in the French Alps.

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  16. Maui state hospitals to cut $28M in jobs, services starting in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Maui Memorial Medical Center, seen in this file photo, is the largest hospital in the Hawaii Health Systems Corp. network of Hawaii's public hospitals. The Maui Region board of the Hawaii Health Systems Corp. will cut $28 million in services and jobs for the fiscal year beginning July 2015, officials announced Friday.

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  17. Cadence Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Exela Pharmsci Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Federal Circuit availed itself of another opportunity to demonstrate that the Supreme Court's recent decision in Teva v. Sandoz may be relevant in cases that are the exception rather than the rule.

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  18. What is carpal tunnel syndrome?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    Phil had been teaching tennis to young people for 20 years. Last year, when he started experiencing discomfort in his hands and wrists, a parent of one of his students suggested it could be carpal tunnel syndrome.

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  19. Inventor reimagines the leash and garden cartRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Times

    Mark Noonan, of Nootools, demonstrates his Leash Tamer invention with his dog, Nellie, at Mead Memorial Park in New Canaan, Conn., on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Noonan says it is a hands-free, tangle free, multi-function dog leash that is designed to replace all leashes.

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  20. NBC's Nancy Loo to host Assisi Animal Foundation fashion showRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Award-winning WGN-TV reporter Nancy Loo will host the Assisi Animal Foundation fashion show on Saturday, April 18, at the Crystal Lake Country Club. Loo is known and awarded for her remarkable nonstop coverage the day of the World Trade Center tragedy on the only New York station which was not disabled by the bombing.

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