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Scoreboard roundup -- 2/25/18

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:       INTERLEAGUE Final  N-Y Yankees    4  Pittsburgh    1 Final  Houston        6  Atlanta       1 Final  Philadelphia   9  Baltimore     6 Final  Kansas City    8  L-A Dodgers   4 Final  Oakland        8  San Diego     3 Final  Chi Cubs       6  Texas         1 Final  Cleveland     11  Arizona       2 Final  L-A Angels     6  Milwaukee     5    AMERICAN LEAGUE Final  Boston          4  Tampa Bay   3 Final  Detroit         5  Toronto     4 Final  Chi White Sox   5  Seattle     3 Final  Minnesota       1  Baltimore   1       NATIONAL LEAGUE Final  Miami           3  Washington    2 Final  St. Louis      10  N-Y Mets      5 Final  ...

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Beyond Parkland and other mass shootings, children are wounded and killed by guns daily: Study

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- In the days since 17 children and teachers were fatally shot at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, at least 21 other children have been killed by gun violence in the U.S., according to shootings tracked by the nonprofit Gun Violence Archive.Janaya Swain, 4, was sitting in the backseat of her mother’s car in Akron, Ohio, on Feb. 16 with her three sisters when a bullet, fired by her mom’s boyfriend, hit her in the head, killing her, Akron police ...

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Two killed in severe weather in the South

iStock/Thinkstock(SPRINGFIELD, Tenn.) -- Two people were killed in the South on Saturday as the result of a reported tornado, officials told ABC News.An elderly woman was killed in her home in Logan County, Kentucky, the coroner there confirmed. The Logan County Sheriff’s Department said the woman lived in a one-story home on Dot Road and her home was among several that were destroyed.The coroner also said another victim of the severe weather was discovered in Springfield, Tennessee in neighboring Robertson County. Further details were unavailable ...

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Syrian ceasefire wins UN Security Council approval after a week of delays while hundreds of civilians died

Mohammed Elshamy/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The United Nations Security Council voted unanimously on Saturday to adopt a resolution demanding a temporary humanitarian ceasefire across war-torn Syria, a measure that was delayed several times this week while hundreds of civilians died in airstrikes by the Syrian government and its allies.The resolution demands all parties to cease hostilities in Syria for 30 days to deliver much-needed humanitarian aid and to evacuate the sick and wounded. It calls for the ceasefire to begin "without delay."One exemption to ...

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Democrats release redacted memo pushing back on GOP claims of DOJ abuse of government surveillance powers

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee have released a redacted memo meant to push back on Republicans' claims of DOJ and FBI abuse of government surveillance powers to spy on a former Trump campaign adviser.President Donald Trump objected to the release of the memo two weeks ago, citing national security concerns.In a letter to the committee at the time, White House counsel Don McGahn said the 10-page document contained "numerous properly classified and especially sensitive passages" and asked the panel to ...

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Mother walks through Texas high school without being stopped, calls for better security

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN ANTONIO) -- One mother made a statement to her local school district by filming herself walking inside of her daughter's high school undetected.In the wake of last week's deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida, Stacey Alderete, whose daughter goes to South San High School in San Antonio, Texas, said she wondered what more could have been done to protect the children.“You see those kids broken," Alderete told ABC News. "I don’t want to see that happen in our district or anywhere else.”While dropping her daughter ...

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More companies sever ties with NRA, now include United, Delta, Hertz and MetLife

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A growing number of companies are announcing plans to sever ties with the National Rifle Association following the shooting massacre Feb. 14 at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in South Florida that killed 17 students and staff, sparking renewed calls for gun control.One of the first companies that said it would cut ties with the gun-rights lobbying group was First National Bank of Omaha, which announced Thursday that it would not renew a co-branded Visa credit card with the NRA.A slew of ...

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You Tell Me Texas

YTMT Logo There are no simple answers.

A generation ago we did not have — indeed didn’t even imagine — mass murder at our schools. And that condition prevailed even though there were far fewer gun ownership restrictions on the books than there are now.

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UT Health Logo Your Metabolism: Realistic Explanation for Weight Gain?

Some people seem to eat whatever they want and never gain a pound. The rest of us have to be really careful. So what’s at work? The answer is metabolism: the mechanism by which your body burns the calories you eat and converts them to the energy necessary for your body to function. In the latest post to HealthConnection.TV, UT Health Northeast internal medicine expert Dr. David Shafer answers questions about your metabolism and its effect on how much you weigh.

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