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Fatal Crash Causing Major Delays on LBJ

A fatal crash in the westbound lanes of Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway Texpress Lanes in Dallas is causing major delays. All drivers headed westbound are being forced to exit at Preston Road, authorities said. Officials are directing drivers already in the westbound lanes of traffic to turn around and go eastbound up the Midway Road entrance ramp and continue west …

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Dog That Was Missing for 11 Years Reunited With North Texas Family

A little Maltese who was missing from Garland for 11 years was reunited with his family Friday. Iris Candelaria was reunited with Bebe at the Midlothian Veterinary Clinic where vets say he was brought in visibly abused and neglected. They discovered Bebe had a microchip and reached out to Candelaria on Facebook. She says Bebe escaped from the family’s yard …

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Trappist planets have water, may be ‘habitable’: researchers

PARIS: Seven planets recently spotted orbiting a dim star in our Milky Way galaxy are rocky, seem to have water, and are potentially “habitable”, researchers studying the distant system said Monday. Though much remains unknown about the planets’ surfaces and atmospheres, the new measurements have not ruled out the possibility that they may harbour even rudimentary life, the scientists reported. …

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Dubai airport retains top international spot in 2017

DUBAI: Dubai airport was the world’s busiest for international passengers in 2017 for the fourth year running, with 88.2 million travellers, the United Arab Emirates´ state news agency WAM said Monday. International traffic at the UAE airport increased by 4.6 million passengers compared to the previous year, WAM said, despite a laptop ban temporarily imposed on its long-haul flights to …

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UK experts urge smokers to switch to e-cigs for big health gains

LONDON: Vaping, or using e-cigarettes, poses only a fraction of the health risk of tobacco smoking and should be encouraged among smokers to reap substantial health benefits, British public health experts said on Tuesday. In a review of evidence on e-cigarettes commissioned by the government-backed authority Public Health England, experts said e-cigarettes could already be helping some 20,000 UK smokers …

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Zuckerberg acknowledges ‘mistakes’ as Facebook turns 14

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) – Mark Zuckerberg offered fresh self-criticism Monday, acknowledging making numerous mistakes in building the world’s biggest social network as Facebook marked its 14th birthday. “Over the years, I’ve made almost every mistake you can imagine,” the Facebook co-founder said on his personal page. “I’ve made dozens of technical errors and bad deals. I’ve trusted the wrong people …

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Breathing is the next big thing in fitness

ISLAMABAD, February 06 (Online): Breathing better isn’t just for yoga any more, with top gyms across the US adding classes all about your breathe to their rosters. Slowing down and controlling breathing has long been accepted as one of the best ways to lower the heart rate and keep us calm. But with science on their side, coaches, trainers and …

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February comes with discounts on MI smartphones

(Press Release) – Mi Pakistan is celebrating its birthday with YOU with BIG discounts and EXCITING bundle offers There is no doubt that Mi has received a roaring welcome in Pakistan. The company’s timely launches and expansive product range have impressed Pakistanis from Gilgit to Gawadar while the Flash Sales, Orange Friday and Mi Fest have also won the respect …

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