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Can a Nice Doctor Make Treatments More Effective?

In the age of the internet, it’s easier than ever to pull together lots of information to find the best doctor. And if you’re like most patients, the metric you probably rely on most is the doctor’s credentials. Where did she go to school? How many patients has he treated with this condition? You might […]

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AP Top Stories January 22 A

Here's the latest for Tuesday January 22nd: Senate Republicans introduce plan to reopen government; Dozens killed in attack on Afghan military base; Plane crash in Ohio kills 2; Man shot dead in Illinois mall.            Source link

Politics

Joy Reid Falsely Accuses Republicans of Sabotaging Obama and Dems’ Immigration Reform Efforts in 2009

During special coverage of President Trump’s immigration speech on MSNBC Saturday, anchor Joy Reid interviewed former Republican Congressman Carlos Curbelo. The discussion focused on President Trump’s immigration speech, with the two arguing about whether both sides or just Republicans deserve blame for the stalemate that led to a government shutdown. As she tried to make […]

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Brad Pitt & Charlize Theron Are Not Dating??

A new report claims Brad Pitt and Charlize Theron are NOT dating after all! As we wrote , according to a People source, the 55-year-old actor and the 43-year-old actress met six months ago at a commercial shoot before embarking on a reported romance. Related: Brad & Kids Celebrate His 55th Birthday! However, according to a […]

World News

Kremlin ‘optimistic’ ahead of WADA doping ruling

MOSCOW — Vladimir Putin’s spokesman says Russia is “optimistic” ahead of a World Anti-Doping Agency ruling Tuesday on whether the country’s authorities met demands to turn over lab data. The WADA executive committee reinstated Russia’s anti-doping agency in September on condition the country turned over data from a Moscow laboratory. That could help WADA pursue […]

World News

Zimbabwe president signals action over crackdown amid torture finding

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa promised on Tuesday to investigate violence against civilians who joined protests and punish any misconduct by security forces, as the country’s rights commission said civilians were being systematically tortured. FILE PHOTO: Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa looks on as he gives a media conference at the State House in […]

Technology

TaxScouts, the UK startup that helps prepare your taxes, picks up £1.2M led by SpeedInvest – TechCrunch

TaxScouts, the U.K. “tax preparation” startup founded by TransferWise and Marketinvoice alumni, has created some new paperwork of its own. The London-based company has raised £1.2 million in seed funding. Leading the new round is SpeedInvest, with participation from Finch Capital and SeedCamp. It adds to £300,000 in pre-seed investment that TaxScouts announced six months […]

Politics

Dem. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries: Trump Is ‘The Grand Wizard’

House Democrat Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries labeled President Donald Trump “the Grand Wizard of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue,” a title previously given to the head of the Ku Klux Klan, during a speech honoring Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday. WATCH: “We have a hater in the White House. The birther-in-chief. The Grand Wizard of 1600 […]

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China demands US drop Huawei extradition request with Canada

BEIJING — China on Tuesday demanded the U.S. drop a request that Canada extradite a top executive of the tech giant Huawei, shifting blame to Washington in a case that has severely damaged Beijing’s relations with Ottawa. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Meng Wanzhou’s case was out of the ordinary and Canada’s extradition treaty […]

World News

Davos 2019: Live updates from the World Economic Forum

The International Monetary Fund released Monday its updated economic outlook with a dire warning: The world’s economy is slowing and it could get much worse if countries keep fighting over trade. The agency lowered estimates for growth in 2019 by 0.2 percentage points to 3.5% — its second downward revision. The biggest risks are the […]

Business

China demands US drop Huawei extradition request with Canada

BEIJING — China on Tuesday demanded the U.S. drop a request that Canada extradite a top executive of the tech giant Huawei, shifting blame to Washington in a case that has severely damaged Beijing’s relations with Ottawa. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Meng Wanzhou’s case was out of the ordinary and Canada’s extradition treaty […]

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GoFundMe launches fundraiser to help federal workers hit by partial government shutdown

Hundreds of federal employees, contractors, small-business owners and others have been going online to raise money to help make ends meet during the partial government shutdown. Now, fundraising site GoFundMe has a started its own fundraiser for them, reports CBS Columbia, South Carolina affiliate WLTX-TV. It’s attempting to help the 800,000 federal workers furloughed or working […]

Entertainment

Brad Pitt & Charlize Theron Are Not Dating??

A new report claims Brad Pitt and Charlize Theron are NOT dating after all! As we wrote, according to a People source, the 55-year-old actor and the 43-year-old actress met six months ago at a commercial shoot before embarking on a reported romance. Related: Brad & Kids Celebrate His 55th Birthday! However, according to a new […]

Business

Havells India surges 6% on good Q3 results

Shares of Havells India surged 6 per cent to Rs 720 apiece on the BSE after the company reported a better-than-expected consolidated net profit at Rs 196 crore, on the back of strong revenue growth, in December quarter (Q3FY19). The company had a profit of Rs 194 crore in year-ago quarter. Net revenue […]

World News

Cristiano Ronaldo signs autograph on way to court

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo stopped to sign an autograph as he arrived at court in Madrid to face tax evasion charges which could result in an €18.8m (£16.6m) fine. A judge refused the player’s request to appear by video or to enter the building by car to avoid the spotlight. He is widely expected to […]