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US troops at Syria base say they'll keep pressure on IS US troops at Syria base say they'll keep pressure on IS 11/11/2019 12:59pm • A BASE IN EASTERN SYRIA (AP) At a base in eastern Syria, a senior U.S. coalition commander said Monday that American troops who remain in Syria are redeploying to bases, including in some new locations, and working with the Kurdish-led forces to keep up the pressure on the Islamic State militant Rebirth, angst and the 'new normal' of California wildfires Rebirth, angst and the 'new normal' of California wildfires 11/11/2019 11:41am • SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) Tina Chandler walks outside her home and sniffs the air. "Do you smell smoke?" she asks. Even when the scent is no longer there, it haunts her. So does the fear of the monstrous winds of autumn, the kind that stoked the wildfires that destroyed her northern California nei EU labors to keep nuclear deal alive after new Iran moves EU labors to keep nuclear deal alive after new Iran moves 11/11/2019 05:01am • BRUSSELS (AP) European Union foreign ministers on Monday affirmed their support for the nuclear deal with Iran, after the Islamic Republic began enrichment work at its Fordo site in a fresh act of defiance that seems likely to spell the end of the painstakingly crafted international agreement. A Your hatred of heart-healthy veggies could be genetic Your hatred of heart-healthy veggies could be genetic 11/11/2019 12:02am • If certain vegetables have always made you gag, you may be more than a picky eater. Instead, you might be what scientists call a "super-taster:" a person with a genetic predisposition to taste food differently.Unfortunately, being a super-taster doesn't make everything taste better. In fact, it can How to Choose a College Major If You Plan to Attend Medical School 11/10/2019 02:00pm • When premeds are comparing and contrasting college majors, they should understand that medical schools admit students with undergraduate degrees in a wide array of fields. Premeds should feel free to focus on whatever subject fascinates them most, according to med school admissions officers. "There Runner's abuse allegations embolden other female athletes Runner's abuse allegations embolden other female athletes 11/09/2019 03:38pm • Track and field is facing a painful and public reckoning with the treatment of some female athletes. Former teen running star Mary Cain's account this week of alleged physical and emotional abuse at the recently disbanded Nike Oregon Project is prompting more top athletes to come forward. Amy Yoder Nike will look into runner Mary Cain's allegations of abuse Nike will look into runner Mary Cain's allegations of abuse 11/08/2019 01:46pm • Nike will look into runner Mary Cain's allegations of abuse while she was part of Alberto Salazar's training group. The runner says it reached the point where she started having suicidal thoughts and cutting herself. Cain joined the disbanded Nike Oregon Project run by Salazar in 2013, soon after co Prehensile-tailed porcupine born at National Zoo in DC Prehensile-tailed porcupine born at National Zoo in DC 11/08/2019 01:08pm • [caption id="attachment_20382010" align="aligncenter" width="2000"] Here's what a prehensile-tailed porcupine looks like at the National Zoo. (Courtesy National Zoo/Roshan Patel)[/caption] The Smithsonian's National Zoo in D.C. welcomed a new prickly addition to its Small Mammal House with the bi Broadcast, cable networks to televise impeachment hearings 11/08/2019 12:30pm • NEW YORK (AP) ABC, CBS, NBC and PBS will set aside scheduled programming next week to cover the House's first open impeachment hearings on President Trump. The cable news networks CNN, Fox News Channel, MSNBC and CSPAN will also provide live coverage. The broadcast networks' announcement Friday Wine of the Week: Pence Vineyard Wines Wine of the Week: Pence Vineyard Wines 11/08/2019 12:07am • I have had the pleasure of writing about wine for a long time now, and over the years, I have met a lot of people in the industry who have become friends. But it is really a special treat for me when I have friends who end up making wine. Especially when they are making really good wine. Such Native American football enjoys a rebirth in South Dakota Native American football enjoys a rebirth in South Dakota 11/07/2019 07:03pm • SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) When the Kul Wicasa Oyate of Lower Brule High School meet the Crow Creek Chieftains in the first All Nations Football Conference championship in South Dakota on Friday, only one team will fulfill its dream of claiming a league title. But for many players in this new Native 10 kinds of annoying co-workers and how to deal with them 10 kinds of annoying co-workers and how to deal with them 11/07/2019 02:00pm • Work is stressful enough without the daily encounter of personalities who seem placed at your organization specifically to drive you crazy. These people vary from simply amusing to the truly maddening. Most can be dismissed with a smile and an eye-roll, but others can drive the heartiest of emplo Osteoarthritis Diet: Foods to Eat and Avoid 11/07/2019 02:00pm • If you have osteoarthritis, then you know how much joint pain can affect your daily life. Osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis, afflicting more than 30 million adults across the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Osteoarthritis is more common as we age Questions to Ask on a Nursing Home Visit 11/07/2019 02:00pm • Finding the right nursing home fit for a loved one can be a challenging proposition. The options are many, but the industry may seem completely opaque if you haven't had interaction with any long-term care facilities in the past. This is why visiting a home -- and asking a lot of questions -- before Hunt's countdown over; Browns back eager to play again Hunt's countdown over; Browns back eager to play again 11/07/2019 01:57pm • BEREA, Ohio (AP) Kareem Hunt learned humility during his time away from football for two violent, off-field altercations, the lengthy layoff forcing him to grow up. It was a tough lesson. A needed one. While serving his eight-game NFL suspension for losing control of his emotions and being captu
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