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US judge halts deportation, threatens Sessions with contempt


August 10, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday halted a deportation in progress and threatened to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt if the mother and daughter weren’t returned to the U.S. U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan of Washington learned in court that the two plaintiffs in a lawsuit before him were being removed from the United States …

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Deshaun Watson makes healthy return in Texans’ preseason win over Chiefs


August 10, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Texans star quarterback Deshaun Watson emerged unscathed Thursday night as he was never touched by the Kansas City Chiefs’ defense during an extremely brief appearance. The encouraging return of Watson became official as practically everything went according to plan for the Texans. Between Watson’s continued good health and some positive moments from his teammates, it was …

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Vacant Seat at Dallas City Hall After Dwaine Caraway’s Guilty Plea


August 10, 2018

Dallas City Council Members expressed sadness about the corruption charges over which Dwaine Caraway resigned Thursday and pleaded guilty. They hope actions by the long time Councilman will not taint the rest of Dallas City Hall. “We need to have good honest government. We need to have it. Simple as that,” said Councilman Kevin Felder. Felder’s district is adjacent to …

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24 Hours, 48 Taquerias to Raise Awareness for Artist, Musician Mental Health


August 10, 2018

A Dallas man who lost his son to a heroin overdose is on a mission to help artists and musicians who struggle with addiction, depression, suicidal thoughts and mental health issues. Jon Daniel is spending 24 hours eating at 48 taquerias for one good cause. He is raising money and awareness for Dallas-based Foundation 45. “Foundation 45 provides free support …

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Ketogenic Diet May Up Type-2 Diabetes Risk: Study


August 10, 2018

ISLAMABAD :Ketogenic diet, high in fat but low in protein and carbohydrates , may increase the risk of developing Type-2 diabetes while helping in weight loss, a new study said. The study conducted on mice showed that animals fed on ketogenic diets appear metabolically healthy in the fasted state after 3 days of dietary challenge, whereas obesogenic high-fat diet fed …

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Blue Light Accelerates Blindness: Study


August 10, 2018

ISLAMABAD:The blue light emitting from smartphones, laptops and tablets can affect eye’s retina and lead to age-related macular degeneration, according to a research. Macular degeneration, an incurable eye disease that results in significant vision loss starting on average in a person in his 50s or 60s, is the death of photoreceptor cells in the retina. Those cells need molecules called …

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UK Retailer House Of Fraser Says To Enter Administration


August 10, 2018

UK retailer House of Fraser says to enter administration Britain’s House of Fraser, the Chinese-owned department store chain, said Friday that it is set to enter administration, placing 17,500 jobs under threat London, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 10th Aug, 2018 ) :Britain’s House of Fraser, the Chinese-owned department store chain, said Friday that it is set to enter …

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Egyptian students design car that runs on air


August 10, 2018

CAIRO: A group of Egyptian students has designed a vehicle they say will battle rising energy prices and promote clean energy by running on nothing but air. The undergraduate students, who built the vehicle as part of their graduation project from Helwan University just outside Cairo, are rolling out a prototype one-person vehicle that runs on compressed oxygen. The go-kart-like …

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Imran Nazir returns to cricket after illness


August 10, 2018

Lahore – Right-handed batsman Imran Nazir has announced that he is returning to domestic cricket after four and a half years illness. Imran Nazir played his last ODI against New Zealand in 2009 in Johannesburg. He played his last Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka in Colombo in 2012. Talking to the reporters here on Thursday, the batsman said that his …

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Nadal leads way into Toronto third round


August 10, 2018

TORONTO – Top seed Rafael Nadal blew past patchy Frenchman Benoit Paire 6-2, 6-3 on Wednesday to begin his quest for a fourth Canadian trophy at the Toronto Masters. The world number one Spaniard was untouchable as he schooled Paire for the fourth time without a loss, taking 74 minutes as he broke six times. Nadal won the event in …

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