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The same request is now being considered by the U.S. Supreme Court. A Republican judge on Commonwealth Court said the plaintiffs didn't prove the map runs afoul of the state constitution. The fight over partisan gerrymandering in Texas, where Republicans hold a majority of seats in the Legislature and the state's Congressional delegation, is probably not over.
  • Previous Influenza Virus Exposures Enhance Susceptibility in Another Flu Pandemic

    Previous Influenza Virus Exposures Enhance Susceptibility in Another Flu Pandemic

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    The last very severe flu season was in 2014-15 and was also one where H3N2 dominated, said Dr. Dan Jernigan , director of the Influenza Division and the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases at CDC . The flu vaccine is made to protect against the flu viruses that...will likely be most common during the season. The flu virus can live for many hours on hard surfaces and therefore practising good hand hygiene can limit the spread of germs and transmission of flu.
  • Africa reach 90-2 on Day 3

    Africa reach 90-2 on Day 3

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    They will resume on Wednesday with Cheteshwar Pujara and wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel on respective scores of 11 off 40 and 5 off 24 and lots of work to be done to revive their wrecked second innings. Rahul, diving full-length to his right at leg gully, only got his fingertips to it. If India strikes early on Tuesday, this game might have many possibilities.
  • Jaguars' Jalen Ramsey Guarantees Super Bowl Victory

    Jaguars' Jalen Ramsey Guarantees Super Bowl Victory

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    Ramsey created a stir hours after the Jaguars beat Pittsburgh 45-42 in the divisional round Sunday at Heinz Field. The 45-points that the Steelers surrendered is tied for the most in the franchise's playoff history . Everyone has to be accountable for their gaps. We do what works for us. "But we have a whole offseason to think about it". Will receiver Martavis Bryant get dealt? He'd like to return for the final season of his rookie contract.
  • Afghanistan to play maiden Test at Bangalore

    Afghanistan to play maiden Test at Bangalore

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    The Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI ) had announced last month that India would host Afghanistan's maiden Test match . Afghanistan and Ireland had been made full-members of the ICC in June 2017, thus making them eligible to play Test cricket.
  • New Canaan 4th Grader Who Passes Diagnosed with Influenza B

    New Canaan 4th Grader Who Passes Diagnosed with Influenza B

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    A GoFundMe page has been set up for Mallozzi. Our hearts go out to Nico and his entire family, and may they find some comfort knowing that they are in our thoughts and prayers. "He was absolutely a hockey player, his whole family, they're hockey players", Luizzi said. "It is a very sad day for all of us", the statement read.
  • Writing Your 'To-Do List' At Bedtime May Decrease Insomnia, Study Suggests

    Writing Your 'To-Do List' At Bedtime May Decrease Insomnia, Study Suggests

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    The researchers' were published in the Journal of Experimental Psychology . It is very simple, but the study has proved that it works. In the lab, they monitored their sleeping pattern. "Most people just cycle through their to-do lists in their heads, and so we wanted to explore whether the act of writing them down could counteract nighttime difficulties with falling asleep", said the study's lead author, Michael Scullin of Baylor University, in a press release .
  • India likely to lose 2nd Test despite Kohli's Blitzkrieg

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    Morkel, who conceded the two Kohli boundaries that set the Indian captain on his way, admitted to the difficulty of the containing task against a counter-attacking Kohli . Despite play resuming, Kohli seemed unhappy with the wet ball as it made it hard for Indian bowlers. But the captain soaked in all the pressure as he hit a couple of fours in just his fourth and fifth balls.
  • Walmart abruptly shuts down 63 Sam's Club stores

    Walmart abruptly shuts down 63 Sam's Club stores

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    The company's layoff date was posted as March 16 in a WARN notice sent to the Louisiana Workforce Commission, but employees of the Walmart next door and the other location of Sam's Club say the location closed today. Fifth Third will raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour for employees and give bonuses of $1,000 to more than 13,500 employees. Also included in the benefit expansion: a parental leave policy adding 10 weeks of paid maternity leave and six weeks paid parental leave, as well ...
  • Year-old boy dies of rabies after sick bat scratches him

    Year-old boy dies of rabies after sick bat scratches him

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    After staying at the hospital for a few days, Ryker, who graduated Christian Academy Preschool in 2016, died from the rabies disease on Sunday. The parents opted for the child to be placed into a medically-induced coma as part of the Milwaukee protocol - an experimental treatment on those infected with the rabies virus.
  • Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to complete Rohingya return in 2 years

    Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to complete Rohingya return in 2 years

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    Officials from Myanmar and Bangladesh met on Monday to discuss a repatriation deal signed on November 23. Foreign Secretary Md Shahidul Haque led the Bangladesh delegation while Permanent Secretary Myint Thu led the Myanmar side. And most refugees say they will only return if their safety can be assured, their homes rebuilt, and if they are no longer subjected to official discrimination.