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For obese people with a common joint disorder, weight loss can lead to pain reduction

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW  YORK) -- Weight loss may be a promising treatment for obese people with one of the most common joint disorders, according to a new study.For those who are overweight or obese with knee osteoarthritis, losing 20 percent of their body weight can result in a 25 percent reduction in pain, according to a study published Monday in the medical journal Arthritis Care and Research.Researchers at Wake Forest University analyzed data from a previous trial that included 240 overweight and obese adults with knee osteoarthritis ...

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Wisconsin sisters arrested after stabbing each other, police say

Google Maps(MADISON, Wis.) --Police arrested two sisters in Wisconsin on Sunday after they allegedly stabbed each other while fighting in front of five young children.Authorities arrived to their home in Madison, Wisconsin, about 80 miles west of Milwaukee, at around noon after one of the siblings called to report that she’d been injured, city officials said.The sisters, ages 23 and 24, sustained stab wounds to the arm and were “uncooperative” with police, according to the city, which described their injuries as non-life-threatening.A preliminary investigation indicated ...

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Record flooding in the Midwest as East Coast continues to heat up

ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A stationary front produced torrential rainfall in the Great Lakes and Midwest over the weekend with up to 7 inches of rain falling Sunday in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.Flood and flash flood watches continue from Wisconsin to Montana Monday with more rainfall to come.The heaviest rainfall over the next few days will be from southern Wisconsin to Montana, where, in some areas, an additional 2 to 4 inches of rain is possible. The hard-hit Upper Peninsula of Michigan will see a ...

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Armed bystander shoots, kills suspected carjacker in Washington state

KOMO(TUMWATER, Wash.) -- A bystander in Washington fatally shot a carjacking suspect on Sunday after the carjacker allegedly shot a man who refused to give up control of his vehicle, according to police.Police said they received several calls on Sunday reporting a man who allegedly opened fire inside a Walmart in Tumwater, Washington, and attempted to carjack a vehicle in the parking lot there, according to Seattle ABC affiliate KOMO.Police said the suspect shot a display case inside the Walmart before exiting and attempting the ...

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Train derailment causes explosion, prompts evacuations

iStock/Thinkstock(PRINCETON, Ind.) -- A freight train derailment in Indiana on Sunday caused a loud explosion and calls for mandatory evacuations in the area.The Gibson County Sheriff’s Office and emergency service personnel issued a mandatory resident evacuation within a one mile radius in Princeton, Indiana, on Sunday evening following the train derailment and explosion.According to the Gibson County Sheriff, at approximately 7:19 p.m. local time Gibson County Central Dispatch received numerous 911 calls regarding a train derailment and explosion in the area of Old US 41 ...

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Roger Stone 'not concerned’ he failed to tell Congress about 2016 Russia contact

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) - Roger Stone says he is not concerned that he neglected to tell to congressional investigators about a meeting he held with a Russian national offering dirt on Hillary Clinton, despite being asked about foreign contacts, the longtime friend of President Donald Trump told ABC News.Stone said Sunday he forgot, and his lawyer has since sent a letter to amend his testimony."I just didn't remember. 2016 was a pretty busy year," Stone said. "I don't think a failure of memory constitutes a ...

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Melania Trump hates to see families separated at border, hopes for immigration reform

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Melania Trump, who typically shies away from the political spotlight, waded into the controversial immigration debate when her office released a statement Sunday saying she “hates to see children separated from their families.”The first lady issued the unusual statement in response to the growing outrage over the separation of children from their parents who illegally crossed the southern border into the United States.“Mrs. Trump hates to see children separated from their families and hopes both sides of the aisle can finally ...

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YTMT Logo The question of suicide.

Is it possible that the communal worship of God that used to begin in childhood for the vast majority of American kids provided a kind of “vaccination” against suicide?

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