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Fred Bodimer
January 13, 2020 - 1:44 pm
A new report by the American Cancer Society finds the cancer death rate in the U.S. fell more than two percent from 2016 to 2017 – the largest drop ever seen in cancer statistics dating back to 1930, when the government began keeping national death statistics.
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Associated Press
January 10, 2020 - 12:17 pm
(AP) - Electric scooter injuries have surged along with their popularity in the United States, nearly tripling over four years, researchers said in a study published Wednesday.
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Iran lawmakers
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Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 6:27 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran struck back at the United States for the killing of a top Iranian general early Wednesday, firing a series of surface-to-surface missiles at an Iraqi air base housing U.S. troops and warning the United States and its allies in the region not to retaliate.
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Associated Press
January 02, 2020 - 8:38 pm
BAGHDAD (AP) — The Pentagon said Thursday that the U.S. military has killed Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran’s elite Quds Force, at the direction of President Donald Trump.
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Associated Press
December 30, 2019 - 8:12 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Thousands of Missouri businesses will receive tax cuts with the new year. Yet some corporations that do business in Missouri could end up paying more.
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Black Panther
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Sam Masterson
December 19, 2019 - 9:28 am
(KMOX) - Apparently, up until Wednesday agricultural products from Wakanda could be imported to the United States, with the fictional East African nation from Marvel's 'Black Panther' listed as a free trade partner. According to the US Department of Agriculture's Foreign Agricultural Service, they...
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Associated Press
September 09, 2019 - 12:10 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it will issue permit to a Michigan trophy hunter to import the skin, skull and horns from a rare black rhinoceros he shot in Africa. Documents show Chris D. Peyerk of Shelby Township, Michigan, applied last year for the permit required by the Fish and...
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