• President is overweight and doesn't exercise, like most Americans
President is overweight and doesn't exercise, like most Americans

Jackson said 12 other doctors consulted on the physical, which lasted more than three hours. Speaking during a press briefing, Dr Jackson said: "I've got to know him pretty well and I had absolutely no concerns about his cognitive ability".

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  • Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Cut to
Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research

It has underperformed by 18.71% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months negative chart setup for the $133.26 million company. The stock increased 2.77% or $7.31 during the last trading session, reaching $271.19. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0.06% in CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) or 165,820 shares. Investors might also no...

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  • Government shutdown: How it could affect you
Government shutdown: How it could affect you

Social Security checks may not be sent out depending on how long the shutdown lasts. But "things start to crumble" over time, he said, as Americans begin to realize how reliant they are on the government. intelligence agencies would be pared way down, according to a person familiar with contingency procedures. What about the National Parks? Bu...

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  • Deadly storm Friederike kills 6, thousands stranded in Europe
Deadly storm Friederike kills 6, thousands stranded in Europe

Amsterdam's Schiphol airport, one of the continent's busiest travel hubs, was forced to briefly cancel all flights as winds gusted up to 140km an hour in some areas. Various domestic flights between Munich and Berlin , Dusseldorf, Hamburg and Cologne were canceled, and Dutch authorities temporarily canceled all flights in and out of Amsterdam beca...

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  • Pope Francis marries couple aboard papal plane
Pope Francis marries couple aboard papal plane

Paula Podest, 39, and Carlos Ciufardi, 41, have been civilly married for years and were both working as flight attendants on the Catholic leader's plane. At that moment, the pope surprised the couple by offering to marry them right there on the plane. The couple said the Pope then blessed their rings and called for "a witness".

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  • Ex-Trump strategist to meet House on Russian Federation meddling in election
Ex-Trump strategist to meet House on Russian Federation meddling in election

Bill Burck, a lawyer for Bannon, could not immediately be reached for comment. Earlier this month, Trump attacked Bannon for comments he made to Michael Wolff, the author of a book highly critical of the president and his family. He is the latest high-profile figure to appear before the panel as part of its investigation into allegations of Russian...

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  • Trump appointee Carl Higbie resigns after racist, sexist and anti-gay remarks
Trump appointee Carl Higbie resigns after racist, sexist and anti-gay remarks

He similarly targeted female Democratic leaders, soldiers suffering from PTSD and gay people and one advocated for shooting undocumented immigrations. He also said he was bothered by black Americans calling themselves African-Americans when they had not been to Africa: "So barring dual citizenship, you're American or you're African, but you're not ...

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  • De Lille left high and dry by city council drought vote
De Lille left high and dry by city council drought vote

Among other allegations‚ Whitehead is alleged to have been in giving an unfair advantage to Chinese company BYD in a race to supply electric buses for Cape Town's MyCiTi bus rapid transport service. From Feb. 1, the target for water consumption per person would be lowered to 50 litres (13 gallons) from 87 litres a day, and the collective consumptio...

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  • GOP senator denounces Trump attacks, recalls Stalin rhetoric
GOP senator denounces Trump attacks, recalls Stalin rhetoric

Flake said on "Morning Joe" that he wasn't likening Trump to the Soviet strongman, but of course he was. He has used the term fake news in almost 200 Tweets . Placing third on the list was CNN , which Trump regularly dismisses as a " fake news " network, for incorrectly reporting that Trump's son, Donald Trump , Jr., had access to the Wikile...

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  • Deadly storm claims 8 lives in Germany
Deadly storm claims 8 lives in Germany

Meanwhile, baby Anton was born during the storm in his parents' auto in the western city of Cologne as traffic chaos unleashed by the extreme weather stopped them from getting to the clinic in time. Two men, both aged 62, died as a result of the storm Thursday in the Netherlands , a police spokesman said. In Belgium, a woman was killed when ...

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  • House passes short-term measure to avoid shutdown as deadline nears
House passes short-term measure to avoid shutdown as deadline nears

House Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., pointed to military spending as a reason to blame Democrats. "I am sure where he stands". "I'm looking for something that President Trump supports", he said . If Congress can't agree on a spending bill by midnight Friday or soon after, about 800,000 federal workers face furloughs and many government functio...

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  • Jeff Flake Blasts Trump for Attacks on the News Media
Jeff Flake Blasts Trump for Attacks on the News Media

He gave examples of the Philippines' President, Rodrigo Duterte, and Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro , who have also brushed off media reports by calling the press " fake news ". The White House responded to Flake's speech on Wednesday, saying the senator is "looking for attention". "It beggars belief that an American president would enga...

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  • Stock Bulletin: Aeterna Zentaris (AEZS)
Stock Bulletin: Aeterna Zentaris (AEZS)

The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -3.39 percent, whereas its Weekly performance stands at 1.33%. Analyst's mean target price for NURO is $3.00 while analysts mean recommendation is 3.00. (NASDAQ: AEZS ) (TSE:AEZ) by 451.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 56,800 sha...

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  • Here Are The Gruesome Details We Know About The Turpin Household
Here Are The Gruesome Details We Know About The Turpin Household

Riverside County district attorney Mike Hestrin said the children were tied up with ropes by their parents , and restrained by chains and padlocks when one sibling managed to break free. Seven of the children are aged over 18, though looked no older than teenagers. When not chained to beds, he alleged, the children were locked away in separat...

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  • Russia: Vancouver meeting is aggravating situation around North Korea
Russia: Vancouver meeting is aggravating situation around North Korea

The secretary of state credited Beijing with helping to put pressure on Pyongyang, and expressed confidence that the sanctions would eventually bring the North Korean regime to the negotiating table. Asked whether he thought the United States needs more missile defense systems, he said, "Yes, yes I do". In late December, the United States spe...

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  • Israel bolsters relations with India in PM visit
Israel bolsters relations with India in PM visit

Netanyahu had met the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack survivor Moshe Holtzberg, 11, in Mumbai's Nariman House on Thursday. Indian press first reported on India's intention to back away from the deal in November. There is a deep and abiding interest in Israel about India, its people, their culture, civilisation, and humanity. Showering prais...

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  • Couple who chained, tortured 13 kids in California pleads not guilty
Couple who chained, tortured 13 kids in California pleads not guilty

Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin announced the charges against 57-year-old David Allen Turpin and 49-year-old Louise Anna Turpin at a press conference Thursday. Food items included pies, such as apple pies and pumpkin pies, which the couple would leave on the counter, "let the children look at it, but not eat the food".

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  • The 13 Children Held Captive Were 'Chained For Months', Attorney Says
The 13 Children Held Captive Were 'Chained For Months', Attorney Says

A separate charge of performing a lewd act on a child under 14 by force or fear was filed against David Turpin . The family relocated to Murrieta, California , in 2010, and then moved again to nearby Perris in 2014, with the abuse and neglect intensifying after they arrived on the West Coast, Hestrin said.

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  • I am not a racist, says Trump
I am not a racist, says Trump

I don't dispute that the president was using tough language . Graham, in turn, is refusing to denounce Trump as a racist or a bad-faith negotiator. "It sounds like fake news to me", Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman said by phone from Mogadishu. Asked about Kelly, the South Carolina Republican said the chief of staff is "a fi...

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  • Government Shutdown Hangs On The Senate
Government Shutdown Hangs On The Senate

House Republicans passed the spending bill out of their chamber Thursday night, but the bill's future in the Senate is precarious with more than a dozen Democrats already having announced they'd vote against it. Backed mostly by Democrats , they worry that if Congress doesn't act on a DACA fix now, it will fail to by the program's end in M...

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  • US House appoves short-term spending bill, avoid shutdown
US House appoves short-term spending bill, avoid shutdown

In the Senate , spending bills need at least 60 votes to clear procedural hurdles, giving Democrats the power to derail the bill. The CHIP measures were included to help garner the support of congressional Democrats, though President Trump believes the program should be addressed in separate legislation.

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  • Korea's most popular girl band to visit S. Korea
Korea's most popular girl band to visit S. Korea

In negotiations at the Panmunjom truce village on the DMZ, it was agreed the two countries would march together at the Olympics under a flag showing a unified Korean Peninsula. In July 2017, Moscow and Beijing proposed the initiative that would see the USA and its allies halting all major military exercises in the region in exchange for Pyongyang s...

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  • Q2 Weather: Weather system brings wind now, rain and snow later
Q2 Weather: Weather system brings wind now, rain and snow later

Sunday night: Partly cloudy with a low around 36. Sunday A slight chance of freezing rain before 8am, then a slight chance of sleet between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain after 9am. Northwest wind 5 to 15 miles per hour. The systems "have the potential to bring heavy mountain snow", the weather service said. Southeast wind 5 to 10 miles ...

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  • No Nevada Cities Make the Cut For Second Amazon Headquarters
No Nevada Cities Make the Cut For Second Amazon Headquarters

To lure applicants, Amazon showered local politicians with statistics about the effect the company has had on the Seattle economy and some of the immediate economic benefits for its new home, including plans to spend $5 billion for construction of its second headquarters.

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  • Trump, US Lawmakers Facing Government Shutdown Threat
Trump, US Lawmakers Facing Government Shutdown Threat

On a mostly partisan vote of 230-197, the Republican-controlled House approved the stopgap funds, sending the bill to the Senate for consideration before the looming deadline and as President Donald Trump pushed hard for a measure he can sign.

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