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BBB issues nationwide warning about Payless Car Rental

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — The Better Business Bureau is issuing a nationwide warning to customers about Payless Car Rental, a major car rental company found at airports across the country.The BBB says it has received more than 800 complaints about Payless in the past three years and has given the company an “F” rating. Now the organization is urging attorney generals in four states -- California, Florida, Oklahoma and New Jersey -- to investigate Payless and its parent company, Avis."They have sales practice issues and contract ...

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Reporter allegedly body-slammed by Republican candidate speaks out

William Campbell/Corbis via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Reporter Ben Jacobs of The Guardian said he's still in shock after Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate in Montana's special House election, allegedly body-slammed him on the eve of the nationally-watched election."It's still been a surprising, shocking set of events," Jacobs told ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos on Good Morning America Thursday. "But I'm recovering."Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault following the purported incident, according to the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office website."Following multiple interviews and an investigation ...

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Hate Mondays? Blame your sleep Sunday night

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Sunday night is the worst night of the week for sleeping, according to a recent survey of nearly 4,280 Americas published by the app Calm.com.Since your presumably lousy Mondays are presumably caused by being tired, this is important. And you're not alone: nearly half of those surveyed say they have the worst trouble sleeping Sunday compared to other days of the week."Many people go to bed later on Friday and Saturday nights and then sleep in later on Saturday and ...

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Montana GOP candidate charged with misdemeanor assault after run-in with reporter

William Campbell/Getty Images(MISSOULA, Mont.) -- The Republican candidate for the Montana at-large U.S. House of Representatives special election, Greg Gianforte, has been cited for misdemeanor assault after he allegedly assaulted a reporter Wednesday -- less than 24 hours before polls are to open in the state -- law enforcement officials said late Wednesday night.Sheriff Brian Gootkin announced the charge on the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office website."Following multiple interviews and an investigation by the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office it was determined there was probable cause to ...

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President Trump to meet leaders of NATO, which he once called 'obsolete', in Brussels

THIERRY CHARLIER/AFP/Getty Images(BRUSSELS) — President Trump will meet with the leaders of NATO Thursday, despite his past criticism of the alliance as "obsolete."The president's Brussels meeting with the leaders will be the fourth stop on his inaugural overseas trip. Monday night's deadly terrorist attack in Manchester brings new urgency to the summit, where the fight against terror was already a key item on the agenda.Ahead of the meeting, White House officials stressed that the president would continue pressing members of NATO to adjust their defense ...

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An arrest warrant is issued for yoga guru Bikram Choudhury

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — A judge in Los Angeles, California, has issued an arrest warrant for Bikram Choudhury, the founder of "hot" yoga who was ordered in 2016 to pay more than $7 million in a sexual harassment suit.Choudhury has not paid the judgment. Authorities believe that he has hid his assets and left the country.According to ABC station KABC-TV, the warrant allows authorities to arrest him if he returns to the U.S. or, possibly, in Mexico.In January 2016, a jury determined that Choudhury had sexually ...

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Montana Republican cited for misdemeanor assault after alleged run-in with reporter one day before election

William Campbell/Getty Images(MISSOULA, Mont.) -- The Republican candidate for the Montana at-large U.S. House of Representatives special election, Greg Gianforte, has been cited for misdemeanor assault after he allegedly assaulted a reporter Wednesday -- less than 24 hours before polls are to open in the state, law enforcement officials said late Wednesday night.Sheriff Brian Gootkin of the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office said in a statement: "Following multiple interviews and an investigation by the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office, it was determined there was probable cause to ...

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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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