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Miami Heat, Chris Bosh working on deal allowing both sides to move on

iStock/Thinkstock(MIAMI) -- Chris Bosh's tenure in Miami could be coming to an end. The 33-year-old big man hasn't played since February 2016 due to repeated issues with blood clots. Sources tell ESPN that Bosh, the Miami Heat, and the NBA Players' Association have tentatively agreed to a deal allowing both sides to move on.Bosh has remained on the Heat roster as he recovers from the clots.While he is guaranteed more than $50 million over the next two seasons, much of the money the Heat owe Bosh ...

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Kentucky Gov. decries 'huge cultural problem' after 7-year-old killed by stray bullet

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin spoke out against gun violence in his home state in a Facebook video posted Monday that decries the recent killing of a 7-year-old boy who was struck by a stray bullet while inside his home.Bevin said that the 7-year-old's death -- the 49th homicide in Louisville this year -- exposes a disregard for human life."We've got a huge cultural problem here in Kentucky, we truly do. And in America for that matter," Gov. Bevin said in his Facebook ...

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Melania Trump visits children's hospital in Rome

Franco Origlia/Getty Images(ROME) -- First lady Melania Trump paid a visit to Bambino Gesù children's hospital in Rome on Wednesday, spending her time coloring with patients, snapping selfies, signing bandages and even speaking to them in Italian.“My visit to Bambino Gesu Children’s Hospital today was very moving," the first lady said in a statement. "To spend time speaking to and coloring with children who have such a positive spirit despite illness was an amazing gift. The time I spent with the little ones in the ...

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Sessions did not disclose meetings with Russian ambassador on security clearance forms

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department is acknowledging that Attorney General Jeff Sessions did not disclose meetings he had with the Russian ambassador to the United States last year when filling out his security clearance form -- a disclosure that an FBI official advised Sessions he didn't have to make since the meetings were through his official capacity as a U.S. senator, according to a department official.The lack of disclosure about Sessions' two meetings with Russian Ambassador Secret Kislyak was first reported by CNN.The encounters ...

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Classified Senate briefing expands to include Russian cyber firm under FBI scrutiny

Mike Levine/ABC(WASHINGTON) -- Even with the Senate Intelligence Committee focused this week on its investigation of Russia's alleged meddling in last year's presidential election, the committee met behind closed doors Wednesday for a classified briefing from senior FBI and Homeland Security officials over another alleged threat emanating from Moscow: a major software company whose products are used widely across the United States.The visit from FBI and Homeland Security officials has long been planned. But congressional sources told ABC News that in recent days the agenda ...

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US Embassy in Egypt warns of 'potential threat' from terrorist organization

iStock/Thinkstock(CAIRO) -- The U.S. Embassy in Cairo issued a security warning about a potential threat posed by a group it referred to as a "terrorist organization.""The embassy is aware of a potential threat posted on a website by the Hassm group, a known terrorist organization, suggesting some kind of unspecified action this evening," the embassy said in a security message. "The embassy has no further information about this potential threat but is in contact with Egyptian authorities."Hassm is described as "a non-Salafi revolutionary jihadist group" ...

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Democrats flip 2 state legislature seats in Trump districts

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Could these be the first splashes of an impending blue wave?Only time will tell, but Democrats have flipped two statehouse seats in New Hampshire and New York in districts won by Donald Trump.Democrat Edie DesMarais narrowly defeated Republican Matthew Panche in New Hampshire last night, winning by 4 percentage points — just 56 votes. Trump won that district, 51 to 44 percent, according to an analysis by the Daily Kos.Wolfeboro, the major city in that district, has long been a GOP stronghold ...

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UT Health Logo Measles & Mumps: Still a Problem?

There was a time when getting the measles and mumps was a part of growing up. But widespread vaccination changed that. Or did it? Do recent outbreaks of these diseases mean that they are staging a comeback?
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