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South Sudan to begin Ebola vaccinations as 'very high risk'South Sudan to begin Ebola vaccinations as at 'very high risk' in neighboring Congo's outbreak
The Associated Press34 minutes ago
In this Nov. 8, 2018 photo, Janel Wentz and Tim Firestone pose for a photograph in Port Carbon, Pa. while holding an image of their late son former Mount Carbon Mayor Brandon Wentz. Wentz's family is speaking out for the first time about his sudden death one year ago. Wentz was 22 when he became mayor of Mount Carbon, population 87. He died suddenly last November at age 24, just hours after resigning from office due to a family move. Wentz's family says he died of an overdose of heroin and fentanyl. His passing came near the end of a year that saw a record number of drug overdose deaths. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
'I killed my best friend': Opioids' fatal grip on mayor, palA young Pennsylvania mayor's secret attraction to opioids cost him his life
The Associated Press8 hours ago
In this Nov. 8, 2018 photo, Janel Wentz and Tim Firestone pose for a photograph in Port Carbon, Pa. while holding an image of their late son former Mount Carbon Mayor Brandon Wentz. Wentz's family is speaking out for the first time about his sudden death one year ago. Wentz was 22 when he became mayor of Mount Carbon, population 87. He died suddenly last November at age 24, just hours after resigning from office due to a family move. Wentz's family says he died of an overdose of heroin and fentanyl. His passing came near the end of a year that saw a record number of drug overdose deaths. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
A young mayor, his friend, and a fatal attraction to opioidsThe family of a young Pennsylvania mayor is speaking out for the first time about his sudden death one year ago
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Woman revived after found with no pulse pinned at toll boothWoman resuscitated after she was found pinned between her SUV and a toll booth and a defibrillator showed she had no pulse
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 18, 2012, file photo, a police cruiser sits in the driveway of the home of Nancy Lanza in Newtown, Conn., the Colonial-style house where she had lived with her son Adam Lanza. Documents from the investigation into the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School are shedding light on the Lanza’s anger, scorn for other people, and deep social isolation in the years leading up to the shooting. He fatally shot his mother there before driving to the school and ultimately killed himself. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File)
Newtown shooter described 'scorn for humanity'Documents from the investigation into the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut are shedding light on the gunman's anger, scorn for other people, and deep social isolation in the years leading up to the shooting
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Nobel peace price laureates Nadia Murad, left, and Dr. Denis Mukwege look on during the press conference at the Nobelinstituttet in Oslo, Sunday Dec. 9, 2018. (Heiko Junge/NTB scanpix via AP)
Nobel peace winners demand action against sex abuseOne of the winners of this year's Nobel Peace Prize says the attention the prize has drawn to sexual violence against women in war zones must be followed by action against the abuses
The Associated Press19 hours ago
People stand in front of a bodie lying on the ground outside disco Lanterna Azzurra in Corinaldo, central Italy, Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. A stampede at a rap concert in an overcrowded disco in central Italy killed five young teenagers and a woman who had accompanied her daughter to the event early Saturday, police said, adding that 59 people were injured. (AP Photo/Bobo Antic)
Italian police probing deadly stampede find pepper spray canItalian police investigating a disco stampede have found a pepper spray can
The Associated Press19 hours ago
UK nerve agent survivor fears poison will soon kill himA British man who was exposed to the deadly nerve agent Novichok says he is struggling with his eyesight and mobility, and fears the poison will kill him within a decade
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Hunger, lice, filth: Moroccan camp shows migrant challengesAs Morocco prepares to host the signing of a landmark global migration agreement next week, hundreds of migrants are languishing in a Casablanca camp rife with hunger, misery and unsanitary conditions
The Associated Press17 hours ago
After 15 Years, Sculptor Finds Source of Illness: Her Own ArtGillian Genser is a Canadian sculptor who works only with natural materials, and in Toronto Life magazine, she recounts her own personal medical mystery. About 20 years ago, she began suffering debilitating symptoms such as constant headaches, frequent vomiting, aching muscles, and cramped hands. Specialists couldn't figure it out. Did...
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