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Everything you've ever wanted to know about hiccups (and how to get rid of them)

Yes, they’re annoying--and, yes, there are ways to deal.


WHO says Senegal Ebola case 'top priority emergency'

The effort to contain Ebola in Senegal is "a top priority emergency," the World Health Organization said Sunday, as the government continued tracing everyone who came in contact with a Guinean student who has tested positive for the deadly disease in the capital, Dakar.


5 things that are germier than a toilet seat

Here's a disgusting fact: Fecal matter is everywhere. You're probably fastidious about washing your hands after using the bathroom, but what about after using your own cell phone? Your toothbrush? No?


Study reveals promise of experimental heart failure drug

A new study reports one of the biggest potential advances against heart failure in more than a decade — a first-of-a-kind, experimental drug that lowered the chances of death or hospitalization by about 20 percent.


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Wind, weather add fuel to weeks-old Northern California wildfires sparked by lightning
The U.S. Forest Service says a pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago continues to grow while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.

People rally outside Ohio Wal-Mart where young man with air rifle was fatally shot by police
As many as 200 people held signs and chanted outside an Ohio Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police.

Witnesses describe fatal dog attack on Michigan jogger during owners' preliminary examination
A witness told a judge during a preliminary examination for the owners of two dogs that fatally mauled a jogger that he had to shoot at the animals to make them flee.

St. Louis County officer who patrolled Ferguson retires amid review into inflammatory video
Police say a suspended St. Louis County officer who had been assigned to patrols in Ferguson has retired amid a review of 2012 video in which the officer calls himself "a killer" and makes incendiary comments about religion and U.S. political leaders.



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