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by | November 08, 2016 | 05:57

According to senior author James Fowler, professor of political science in the UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences and of global public health in the UC San Diego School of Medicine, said, "Happily, for nearly all Facebook users, what we found is balanced use and a lower risk of mortality".

by | November 08, 2016 | 06:00

The candidates embarked on one of their final tours of battleground states, shifting to their closing arguments to tired voters deeply divided along racial, economic and gender lines. Meanwhile, Trump, who was campaigning in five states on Monday, criticised the "crooked media", attacked a "corrupt Washington establishment" and mocked Clinton.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:30

The stabbings occurred around 4 p.m. Saturday at a Hedden Terrace residence. Arrington now has warrants out for aggravated assault and sexual assault. Police and prosecutors said Arrington, a Newark resident, was not a suspect in the stabbings but was considered a "person of interest" and cautioned members of the public to be careful in approaching him.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:29

Trump made the comment in an interview with Reuters , saying the president "stuck up for Hillary, because he didn't want to be dragged in". "This stuff is like her Achilles heal". "That shouldn't be a surprise that the president of the United States is going to trade emails with the secretary of state". "Why didn't they get this stuff out like 18 months ago?" Any time I write about the emails, the response from Clintonworld is immediate and predictable: Nothing to see here.

by | November 06, 2016 | 02:35

Trump tweeted about gazing at Air Force One at the Miami airport Thursday, using the moment to rip President Barack Obama for campaigning instead of governing. Bernie Sanders and pop star Pharrell Williams. "But what that does", Ayres said, "is bring us back to the structural advantages. the Democrats enjoy, and will continue to enjoy until my side figures out how to deal with a rapidly changing America".

by | November 05, 2016 | 06:03

With less than three months left in his administration, Obama is expected to order more commutations before he leaves the White House on January 20. A scroll through the list shows that, as expected, all of these people were serving lengthy federal prison time for violating drug laws, including some who received enhanced sentences specifically because crack cocaine instead of powder cocaine was involved.

by | November 04, 2016 | 03:06

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's rallying cry came in a sermon-like recording, more than half an hour long, distributed by the militant group's al-Furqan media arm late on Wednesday. Throughout the day, special forces could be seen going house to house, while sappers searched the road for explosives left behind by the jihadis. That could mean house-to-house combat and might take weeks, if not months, with the city center about 10 kilometers (6 miles) away.

by | November 04, 2016 | 03:02

With a black man being the world's most powerful leader, I saw the walls of racial caste come tumbling down. "There's a lot in this election that can make you feel discouraged", he told a packed basketball arena at the University of North Florida, singling out the younger voters in particular.

by | November 04, 2016 | 02:57

Bowen Loftin are issues that are not unique to that school or to Missouri. Interim president Mike Middleton now earns the same base salary as Wolfe. The university's former president Tim Wolfe resigned almost a year ago after racial tensions beset the university.

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:06

But the shake-up, which included a new minister of public safety and security, did little to please the opposition. Yim, who replaces incumbent minister Yoo Il-ho, has been well-regarded by policy-makers and market participants in his current role.

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:01

Always important in presidential contests, Florida has emerged as this year's most crucial state on the road to the 270 Electoral College votes needed to win the White House . Little is known yet about the emails , which were found during an unrelated probe into former U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband of top Clinton aide Huma Abedin.

by | November 02, 2016 | 08:41

Russell goes down as the first Cubs player to hit a grand slam in a World Series game , and at age 22 he's the second-youngest player to ever hit a four-run shot in a Fall Classic. The last team to come back from a 3-1 deficit and win the World Series were the 1985 Kansas City Royals - and as St. Louis Cardinals fans are quick to tell you, the Royals needed some significant help in making that happen.

by | November 02, 2016 | 08:41

The hollow point bullets were found according to a Delaware River Port Authority Police report . To make matters worse, Huff allegedly had marijuana and a gun in his possession; although it isn't known how much marijuana he had and if the gun was legally owned.

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:46

Punt return specialist Trevor Ryen now ranks fifth nationally at 16.3 yards per punt return, while kickoff returner Kene Nwangwu is third in the Big 12 (and 37th in the FBS) as he's averaging 25.1 yards per return. After a K-State punt, the Cyclones' offense looked destined to score. The Wildcats exploited that weakness early and often. No. 11 Oklahoma pays a visit to Jack Trice Stadium on Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:41

The deputy radioed dispatch that he had located the vehicle in a field, but dispatch lost contact with the deputy, and backup deputies arrived minutes later to discover that the deputy was fatally shot. Soon after news of Glaze's death spread, relatives of Dan and Sarah Glaze posted on Facebook the image of a blue band spanning a Rusk County Sheriff's Officer's badge.

by | October 31, 2016 | 01:44

The Pentagon said Monday that those who have been told to repay their bonuses can appeal the order on a case-by-case basis. The California Legislature's Assembly Republican Caucus, in a Monday letter to Secretary of Defense Ashton B. "Our military heroes should not shoulder the burden of military recruiters' faults from over a decade ago", McCarthy said in a statement. Congress knew for two years about the Pentagon's plan to take back reenlistment bonuses California soldiers earned for ...

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:39

The poll numbers are a far cry from ABC's own national poll from last weekend , which found that Clinton had a double-digit advantage over Trump, 50 to 38 percent. During the third and final presidential debate last week, Mr Trump refused to confirm whether he would accept the election result. But before you start worrying (Hillary supporters) or celebrating (Trump supporters), there are some important caveats you need to know about.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:38

Band wrote the memo in November 2011 to John Podesta, now chairman of the Hillary Clinton campaign, and sent copies to other key Clinton aides, apparently to explain and justify his work in the face of criticism from others in the Clinton orbit- notably Chelsea Clinton.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:34

The Hillary Clinton campaign declined to confirm that the memo , or other emails released by Wikileaks , are in fact undoctored documents stolen from Podesta's personal email account. The latest hack and subsequent dump of Clinton campaign staffer John Podesta's emails has produced what amounts to the script of a soap opera, with infighting among Clinton Foundation staffers.

by | October 27, 2016 | 15:26

Representative Tim Walz says he's welcoming Secretary Ash Carter's announcement to suspend collection of the National Guard bonuses. He said he has ordered the department to set up a streamlined process by January 1, 2017, to help the troops get relief from the repayment obligation, because the current program has moved too slowly.

by | October 27, 2016 | 15:28

The examination, led by University of Arizona Professor Michael Worobey, tested blood samples of gay men in New York City and San Francisco that were drawn before HIV was known in the USA, in 1978 and 1979. As the report notes, Dugas provided investigators with the names of many of his sexual partners, which may have led to bias on the part of the medical community, especially because AIDS was an unknown quantity at the time .

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:54

However in Lansing, 9,300 absentee ballots have been issued and 5 percent of those have been returned which means there could be 1,000 more absentee voters than four years ago. Election Commission will conduct early voting for any eligible voter to cast a ballot by personal appearance at the Election Office at 301 West Main St.

by | October 25, 2016 | 01:08

The driver and lone occupant of the wrong-way vehicle also died. State police say the five victims are "young adults". The crash occurred around 12:10 a.m. All five people in both cars died. State police did not immediately release any information about the victims. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

by | October 25, 2016 | 01:10

Pedro reckons Chelsea can challenge for the Premier League title. It's easy to say we needed to work harder but after Arsenal we knew we had to show that we had quality, and we have done that in the last three games. "You can get beat in a football match, but then when you're getting beat and you're swapping shirts - which is something I don't like, call me old fashioned", he said.

by | October 25, 2016 | 01:07

Soldiers who don't pay their debts are facing interest, wage garnishments and tax liens. -The bonuses were awarded up front to entice soldiers during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. It seems that until the Times story broke, soldiers were repaying these debts under the radar. "When she pleaded guilty, Jaffe admitted that from the fall of 2007 through October 2009, she routinely submitted false and fictitious claims on behalf of her fellow California National Guard members", the ...