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Paulinho hat-trick helps Brazil to 4-1 win over Uruguay

Paulinho hat-trick helps Brazil to 4-1 win over Uruguay

The hosts trail Brazil by four points and are expected to cruise to the finals, but following the defeat to Chile in November and with Argentina charging up the standings, Uruguay need a positive result. Brazil and Uruguay met just over a year ago on Brazilian soil and played to a 22 draw. Uruguay breathed a sigh of relief and then broke the deadlock themselves from the spot in the ninth minute.


Found Dead in Sacramento Home; Suspect Detained in San Francisco

Found Dead in Sacramento Home; Suspect Detained in San Francisco

Detectives did not reveal how the four victims were killed. "We developed information that led us to a potential suspect that was now in San Francisco at that time. Police said motorists in the neighborhood should expect travel delays while officers investigate the killings. "Preliminarily this does not appear to be a random act", Heinlein said.


If you are above 50, check regularly for colon cancer

If you are above 50, check regularly for colon cancer

Removing polyps can prevent cancer . Some of these polyps can become cancerous. Truth: Colorectal cancer is nearly as common among women as men. In a stark contrast to the colorectal cancer incidence trends in those 50 and older, incidence rates among people younger than 50 continue to rise, increasing by 22 percent from 2000 to 2013.


3 burning issues for Keystone XL as State Department decision looms

3 burning issues for Keystone XL as State Department decision looms

A 60-day deadline to complete a Trump administration review is set to expire by next Monday. Approvals are needed from state regulators, and the project could face legal challenges. TransCanada spokesman Terry Cuhna says the company will keep working with residents. Environmental groups said they had been prepared for the approval and vowed Thursday to fight the pipeline at every turn with petitions, political pressure and mass protests.



Rise of multidrug-resistant TB threatens India

After the end of World War II, Singapore made a concerted effort in the 1948 Medical Plan to tackle TB through both clinical methods (surgery to collapse diseased lungs, chemotherapy, BCG vaccination, and the conversion of Tan Tock Seng Hospital into a sanatorium) and social policy (public housing development).