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Petco not liable in fatal 'rat bite fever' case, jury says

Petco not liable in fatal 'rat bite fever' case, jury says

In his lawsuit, Aidan's father, Andrew Pankey, claimed Petco knew its rats are likely to carry "rat-bite fever" but buried information about the infectious disease on the back of an animal companion card. There is no evidence that Aidan was actually bitten by Alex the rat , one of two rodents he kept as pets. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, pet rats are fine to be in a home as long as they are handled safely. Consulte Mais Informação

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Aaron Hernandez's cousin shocked by former football star's death

Aaron Hernandez's cousin shocked by former football star's death

More details are emerging regarding the death of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez , and they're troubling. The child molestation conviction of former Roman Catholic priest John Geoghan, a key figure in the clergy sex abuse scandal that rocked the Boston archdiocese, was vacated after he was beaten to death in 2003 in his cell at the same MA maximum-security prison. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vikings get Monday night opener at home vs. Saints

Vikings get Monday night opener at home vs. Saints

The NFL schedule officially will be released at 7 p.m., but a number of dates already are known. For the second consecutive season, the Vikings will travel to Detroit to play the Lions on Thanksgiving Day. Of course, you can say this game will have even more meaning if Adrian Peterson were to sign with the team. The Vikings had high aspirations last season but finished the season at 8-8 after quarterback Teddy Bridgewater suffered an injury that kept him sidelined for the season. Consulte Mais Informação

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Starbucks barista has meltdown over Unicorn Frappuccino

Starbucks barista has meltdown over Unicorn Frappuccino

The drink is topped with vanilla whipped cream and a sprinkle of sweet pink and sour blue powder. Assembly issue aside, the neon-colored creation's sugar content has also been turning people off. Is it magic or just chemical trickery concocted by food scientists? But one Starbucks employee isn't happy about it . Baristas at Tacoma's newest Starbucks in the Stadium District said the drink has been popular but hasn't been hard to make. Consulte Mais Informação

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O'Reilly is out at Fox but influence endures; career too?

O'Reilly is out at Fox but influence endures; career too?

O'Reilly's departure was a stunning reversal for a company that had long stood by him and considered him the network's top asset. Fox News is trying to ride out a scandal that erupted last summer, when the network's former reporter and talk show host Gretchen Carlson filed a sexual harassment suit against then-news director Roger Ailes, who ended up resigning last July. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dortmund bus attack: suspect arrested as police allege financial motive

Spanish worldwide Marc Bartra underwent surgery on a broken wrist after he was hit by flying glass. Prosecutors said that shares in the club could have dropped significantly if a player had been seriously injured or killed in the attack. The game was eventually postponed until the following day. An Iraqi man was taken into custody over a suspected Islamist link but was later cleared of involvement in the bus attack. Consulte Mais Informação

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Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) Receives Hold Rating From Liberum Capital Analysts

Fj Capital Management stated it has 1.09 million shares or 4.22% of all its holdings. Friedberg Inv Management owns 23,200 shares. Paloma Partners Comm holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) for 20,111 shares. It has outperformed by 24.26% the S&P500. On Thursday JP Morgan Cazenove reiterated its target price on Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG) shares issuing the company with a "Overweight" rating. Consulte Mais Informação

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UC Berkeley flip-flops on Ann Coulter, proposes May date

Berkeley first saw violence in February when right-wing provocateur and then Breitbart News senior editor Milo Yiannopoulos was scheduled to speak at the school. In another violent outburst, anti- and pro-Trump protestors clashed in Berkeley on Saturday. The university said it was trying to reschedule the event for September, and that its decision had been motivated by safety, not ideology. Consulte Mais Informação

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Inspeção-Geral da Saúde vai averiguar contágio em Cascais

Inspeção-Geral da Saúde vai averiguar contágio em Cascais

Até à data, estão confirmados 21 casos de contágio e, de acordo com o ministro da Saúde, a epidemia desta doença contagiosa está a estabilizar. Vários casos de sarampo foram registados no Hospital de Cascais, entre os quais profissionais de saúde que terão sido contaminados por uma criança doente que não estava vacinada e ali foi internada, assim como a jovem de 17 anos que, devido ao agravamento do estado de saúde, foi mais tarde transferida para o Hospital Dona Estefânia, em Lisboa, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Cherokee Nation suing drug companies for alleged 'epidemic' of opioid abuse

Cherokee Nation suing drug companies for alleged 'epidemic' of opioid abuse

Opioid diversion happens when the supply chain is broken by distributors who fill orders that are suddenly thousands of pills above the average or larger than the population of the area. "For adults within the Cherokee Nation, overdose deaths now outnumber deaths due to vehicle accidents", the lawsuit alleges. Lawyers claim that the lawsuit is " the Cherokee Nation's only remaining weapon to fight against the worsening opioid abuse epidemic that Defendants have caused in the Cherokee Nation ". Consulte Mais Informação

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