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Mar 09, 2014 03:46AM
Mar 09, 2014 03:46AM
TAHIRPUR, India (AP) ? At first, Ashok Yadav ignored the patches of pink skin on his arm. But when pale sores erupted on his body and he lost sensation in his fingertips, a doctor issued the devastating diagnosis: Yadav had leprosy.
Mar 05, 2014 04:34PM
Mar 05, 2014 03:01PM
Surgery to remove the prostate saves lives compared to "watchful waiting" for some men whose cancers were found because they were causing symptoms, long-term results from a Scandinavian study suggest.
Mar 09, 2014 10:07PM
By Aruna Viswanatha and Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has suffered a string of recent losses in the courtroom, dragging down what had been a consistently high trial success rate. Since the start of the SEC's fiscal year on October 1, the agency's win rate has dropped to 58 percent, from about 80 percent in recent years. Below are 12 trials that have produced a verdict or ruling since October 1. 1. ...
Mar 09, 2014 07:39PM
By Sharon Bernstein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California Democrats wrapped up their annual convention on Sunday with an appeal to their progressive base even as leaders vowed to stay on a centrist path that has won wide popularity for Governor Jerry Brown and firm control over the state legislature. Facing the 2014 election season flush with a formidable political advantage in the most populous U.S. state, Democrats used the two-day gathering in Los Angeles to showcase their successes in California and to draw a contrast with partisan gridlock in Washington. They cited California's improving economy and a newly exerted fiscal discipline that has allowed Brown to pay down the state's debt as proof of Democrats' ability to govern effectively. "We took a state that seemed to be a punch line for a national joke, and we made it a how-to guide for national governments," incoming state Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins told the crowd.
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Mar 03, 2014 06:24AM
Shopping is a lot more fun for Rose Anne Schulman since she went from a size 20 to a size 4.
Feb 25, 2014 05:12AM
Chris Ross realized that he was consuming more than 4,000 calories a day just by tasting the food he cooked.
Mar 06, 2014 05:03AM
Just like any other night in the NBA, the starting lineups of the Boston Celtics and visiting Golden State Warriors were introduced over the public address system.
Mar 05, 2014 04:26PM
These children endure stares, disbelief and debilitating symptoms as they find joy in life's simple pleasures.
Mar 07, 2014 05:17AM
Many soldiers suffer from mental illness, researchers say, and rates of many disorders are higher in soldiers than civilians.
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