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Police release photo of London terror attack suspect

Metropolitan Police(LONDON) — Police Friday released a photograph of the British national believed to be behind this week's deadly terror attack in London.The suspect, Khalid Masood, was shot and killed by police after his Wednesday afternoon attack that killed four people, including a police officer, and injured at least 28 others.The Metropolitan Police said Masood "has previously gone by the names of Adrian Elms and Adrian Russell Ajao. He may also be known by a number of other names."The investigation focuses on determinding Masood's motivation, ...

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Julianne Hough wants to start 'open conversations' about endomitriosis

ABC/Eric McCandless(NEW YORK) — Julianne Hough hopes being vocal about her struggle with endometriosis will help more women feel comfortable talking about their own experiences. In an interview with People, she talked about her diagnosis."When I was 15, I had symptoms of endometriosis, but I had never heard of it, didn't know what it was," she said. "I thought that this was just the kind of pain you have when you're on your period. For years, I was just thinking that it was ...

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After president's ultimatum, House set to vote Friday on health care bill

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives is set to decide Friday whether to push Republican leaders' plan to repeal and replace Obamacare through to the Senate.After House GOP leaders postponed a vote Thursday when it was clear there would not be enough "yeses" to ensure the bill's passage, the White House delivered a late-night ultimatum: Vote Friday or the president is prepared to move on to other business.A GOP aide tells ABC News that White House budget director Mick Mulvaney told Republican legislators if the ...

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Can birth control pills protect women from cancer?

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Taking birth control pills has previously been associated with several non-contraceptive benefits. But now, a new study shows the pill can help protect women from certain cancers for decades after a woman stops taking it."This latest study reinforces what we have known for decades," ABC's Chief Women's Health Correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton said on Good Morning America Thursday. "But this study represented the longest follow up." "[Researchers] looked at 46,000 women, followed them up to 44 years and found that the risks ...

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OK Foods recalls chicken products over possible metal contamination

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- OK Foods Inc. is recalling about 933,272 pounds of its breaded chicken products over fears that they may have been contaminated with metal and other materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said.The recall was initiated after five consumer complaints were issued over metal objects found in the chicken producer's "ready-to-eat" chicken products, the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service said Thursday."After an internal investigation, the firm identified the affected product and determined that the objects in all the complaints came from metal conveyor ...

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High school student hailed as hero after performing Heimlich maneuver on classmate

School District of La Crosse(LA CROSSE, Wis.) — A high school freshman from Wisconsin has been hailed as a hero by his community after he performed the Heimlich maneuver on a fellow student who was choking on his lunch in their school's cafeteria.Ian Brown from La Crosse, Wisconsin, quickly jumped into action when his schoolmate, Will Olson, began choking and motioning for help."We couldn't tell if Will was choking or if he was just laughing and coughing at the same time," Brown told ABC News. ...

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State department issues presidential permit for Keystone pipeline

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — The White House announced Friday it has signed off on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, authorizing the Canadian company behind the project to begin construction.According to a press release from the Department of State, a presidential permit was issued to TransCanada Corp., authorizing the energy company "to construct, connect, operate, and maintain pipeline facilities at the U.S.-Canadian border in Phillips County, Montana, for the importation of crude oil."This is a breaking news story. Check back for updates.Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All ...

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YTMT Logo Behold the swamp.

In the 60 odd days of the Trump presidency one thing has become unmistakably clear. Federal employees in massive numbers are dedicated to derailing Trump’s presidency by any means possible.

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UT Health Logo Botox and Juvederm: Looking Younger Has Never Been Easier

At one time, looking older as we got older was inevitable. But not so much anymore. In the hands of a skilled practitioner, compounds such as Botox and Juvederm have made looking younger easier than ever. In this post to HealthConnection.TV, UT Health Northeast cosmetic surgery expert Dr. James Motlagh answers questions about these cosmetic medications.
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