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Texas Sen. Ted Cruz said in a statement Monday he was among legislators requesting that the next census request citizenship status, saying, "a question on citizenship is a reasonable, commonsense addition to the census ". As noted in a 54-page complaint , the decennial US census has not delved into citizenship since 1950. Attorney General Jeff Sessions claimed that the citizenship question would help federal prosecutors enforce the Voting Right Act, but Schneiderman noted that ...
  • The Met Denies Any Cover-Up of James Levine's Decades of Sexual Abuse

    The Met Denies Any Cover-Up of James Levine's Decades of Sexual Abuse

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    Levine , who served as music director with the opera company for almost 40 years, was first suspended in December as the Met launched an investigation. Levine has not been charged with any criminal offense. In December London's Royal Philharmonic Orchestra relieved its principal conductor and artistic director Charles Dutoit of his duties following allegations against him, which he denies.
  • New Zealand Mulls Regulatory Approval of Kitty Hawk Flying Taxis

    New Zealand Mulls Regulatory Approval of Kitty Hawk Flying Taxis

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    Kitty Hawk , which launched in California, repeatedly praised New Zealand's "forward-thinking regulatory environment" and suggested it would have been impossible to launch Cora in the U.S. "We are offering a pollution free, emission free vehicle that flies dependably, we think this is the logical next step in the evolution of transportation", Zephyr chief executive Fred Reid said .
  • Iwobi in, Cech stars as Arsenal bounce back with Watford win

    Iwobi in, Cech stars as Arsenal bounce back with Watford win

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    Deeney's effort was saved, however, by goalkeeper Petr Cech - and Bellerin took to Twitter after the match to ensure that he had the last laugh. The Gunners doubled their lead shortly before the hour mark as Mkhitaryan drove at the Watford defence and released Aubameyang, who rounded Karnezis and fired home.
  • University Hospitals increases security at fertility clinic after embryo freezer malfunctions

    University Hospitals increases security at fertility clinic after embryo freezer malfunctions

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    After the malfunction, the only way to determine whether the samples are still good is thawing and implanting them, the clinic told the Cleveland Plain Dealer . Prior to surgery, she underwent fertility treatment at University Hospitals to harvest eggs for her future. The typical process of storage or freezing of the eggs involves an extraction of the eggs from a woman after which it is stored in liquid nitrogen tanks in a cryogenic facility.
  • 'Pharma Bro' sentenced to seven years in prison

    'Pharma Bro' sentenced to seven years in prison

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    He was convicted past year of lying to investors in two failed hedge funds. Last August, Martin Shkreli , aka Pharma Bro , aka Big Pharma Douche, aka Just A Really Horrible Human Being, was convicted of two counts of securities fraud and conspiracy .
  • Young E-Cigarettes Smokers Getting Cancer-Causing Chemicals, CDC Warns

    Young E-Cigarettes Smokers Getting Cancer-Causing Chemicals, CDC Warns

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    Hans says it's important that parents recognize the risks of vaping for teens whose brains are still developing. Experiments on teenagers display that those who inhale tobacco-based cigarettes and have an escalated level of these chemicals in their systems, but those who vape e cigarettes have an excessive levels of cancer inducing chemicals than nonsmokers do.
  • Despite Headlines and Interventions, Opioid Overdoses Surge

    Despite Headlines and Interventions, Opioid Overdoses Surge

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    Overdoses increased in nearly every state, with the Midwest seeing a particularly steep 70 percent rise between July 2016 and September 2017. "Long before we receive data from death certificates, emergency department data can point to alarming increases in opioid overdoses", said acting director Anne Schuchat .
  • RSA listeriosis outbreak traced to meat

    RSA listeriosis outbreak traced to meat

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    South Africa's Health Ministry said the source was found after pre-school children fell ill from eating polony products traced to processed meat producers. Here is what some the large supermarket chains said regarding Enterprise and Rainbow Chicken products. In statements to reporters yesterday, Motsoaledi called on people to avoid consuming sausages and similar products that might be contaminated, and said that other facilities of the company are under investigation, and tests are being ...
  • What's next for Chidambaram and his son?

    What's next for Chidambaram and his son?

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    The CBI counsel had told the Duty Magistrate that they needed his custodial interrogation since he was not cooperating with the probe and was going overseas frequently. Karti Chidambaram's counsel Senior Counsel Abhishek Manu Singhvi countered Mehta's submissions by saying: "I was kept in the general ward from 11 pm yesterday to 7 am today morning".
  • North Korea sending Syria chemical weapons supplies

    North Korea sending Syria chemical weapons supplies

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    These materials were included in shipments of prohibited ballistic missile parts and materials that could be used for military and civilian purposes, according to the report. The UN report also highlights its efforts to illicitly trade with dozens of countries and groups in the Middle East, North Africa and Latin America.
  • Transgender wrestler Mack Beggs wins second title

    Transgender wrestler Mack Beggs wins second title

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    Beggs, his family and many of his opponents wanted him to wrestle against male wrestlers, but state sport regulations require athletes to compete according to their birth gender. Texas public high school policy dictates that students must compete under the gender that they were defined as at birequestedAs part of his transition, Beggs has started a low-dose of testosterone.
  • Packers awarded four compensatory draft picks

    Packers awarded four compensatory draft picks

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    It's based on the salary, playing time and any postseason honors those players earn during the previous season and is weighed against the team's own additions. All compensatory picks are awarded at the end of Rounds 3 through 7. Regardless, the Colts are another step closer to the draft, even if they will be without compensatory picks.
  • Batshuayi reveals he was racially abused by Atalanta fans

    Batshuayi reveals he was racially abused by Atalanta fans

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    The Italians had been 2-1 up in Dortmund before capitulating 3-2 to two late goals, and were 1-0 up for most of this evening until a Marcel Schmelzer equaliser seven minutes from time sent them through 4-3 on aggregate . Borussia Dortmund coach Peter Stoger has revealed that Michy Batshuayi's hunger to do well was noticeable from his first day in training . The Belgian striker has scored 5 goals in his first 3 appearances including the crucial injury-time victor against Atalanta to make it ...