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Day: November 2, 2018

A 5-year-old boy tested positive for meth after trick-or-treating. And it wasn’t from the candy

November 2, 2018

(CNN)Tainted candy on Halloween night is the scariest part of the holiday for parents. Tainted fake teeth? Not so much a concern. Julia Pence, the boy’s mother, said she rushed to the hospital after hearing he had a seizure. “He was disoriented, he didn’t know who was who and where he was at,” Pence told […]

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Food for thought: the smart way to better brain health

November 2, 2018

The human brain is made of food, so what we eat and drink affects our ability to keep a healthy, alert and active mind We all intuitively appreciate that the foods we eat shape our thoughts, actions, emotions and behaviour. When you are feeling low, you reach for chocolate; when you are tired, you crave […]

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Animal signs highlight spike in road deaths

November 2, 2018

Commoners – the families who own the animals that graze the forest – have got together to produce the signs which will be placed in local towns and villages throughout the winter. James Young, whose pony Brock Brocade was killed by a hit-and-run driver, said: “This is the most worrying time of year for every […]

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‘News deserts’ leave voters hungry for news and information ahead of midterms

November 2, 2018

(CNN)Americans living in “news deserts” with few or no local news outlets may be in a bind now that it’s time to vote in the midterm elections. Abernathy’s report –— released by University of North Carolina’s Center for Innovation and Sustainability in Local Media — found that the US has lost almost 1,800 newspapers since […]

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In pictures: Blue Peter turns 60

November 2, 2018

Image caption Leila Williams and Christopher Trace kicked the show off Williams had been crowned Miss Great Britain the previous year. After she recorded the first programme she recalled going home to be greeted by her excited landlady who thought the show was a success. Image caption Behind the scenes of the Blue Peter studio […]

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The Best Subscription Boxes That Aren’t The Ones Bachelor Contestants Promote on Instagram

November 2, 2018

If you’re in the market for a subscription box but don’t want to pay into past Bachelor contestant’s Instagram-made empires, then look no further, as I’ve rounded up the six best subscription boxes that you won’t find alongside laxative teas on past cast members’ Instagram feeds. Whether you’re looking to get beauty products, spiritual shit, food, […]

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Plants and extreme fitness: How one man added years to his life

November 2, 2018

(CNN)Three years ago, Khaled Al-Suwaidi, now 35, received advice that changed his life forever. He was warned that he might not live much longer. In 2013, he moved back to Abu Dhabi, and in 2015, he took on the role of executive director at the Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research. During a regular […]

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