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USA prepared to take 'devastating' military action against North Korea

USA prepared to take 'devastating' military action against North Korea

France's foreign minister said on Wednesday that Donald Trump's verbal jousting with North Korea was perhaps not the best method to handle the nuclear crisis and urged the U.S. In addition to the nuclear test, North Korea has launched dozens of missiles since Kim came to power in 2011. Probably not, but that isn't stopping North Korea from claiming otherwise.


Breakthrough could lead to CTE diagnosis in athletes while alive

Breakthrough could lead to CTE diagnosis in athletes while alive

Concussions have dominated discussions surrounding the National Football League over the past decade, including last week, when researchers announced that CTE had been found in Aaron Hernandez after he committed suicide in a MA prison. "The findings of this study are the early steps toward identifying CTE during life". CCL11 could eventually be used in combination with other biomarkers and procedures, such as positron emission tomography, or PET scans, to diagnose CTE in the living, ...



Vols performance inspires little confidence heading into SEC play

On the surface, it looks as if Jones is overreacting to a fair question about a player injury. Tennessee , J.Kelly 25-101, Byrd 1-15, Chandler 5-13, Fils-Aime 2-6, Guarantano 3-4, Dormady 1-2, (Team) 2-(minus 6). The Vols never trailed against UMass but couldn't put away an opponent that seemed overmatched on paper. The real test for the Vols quarterback will come at 3:30 p.m.


World's 'heaviest' woman Eman Ahmed dies in Abu Dhabi

World's 'heaviest' woman Eman Ahmed dies in Abu Dhabi

Abdel-Ati died in an Abu Dhabi hospital on Monday, just a few weeks after celebrating her 37th birthday, due to complications related to heart disease and kidney dysfunction, Burjeel Hospital said. But in July the Abu Dhabi newspaper The National reported that she had been diagnosed with severe depression and was refusing to talk to doctors.


Eagles sign RB Kenjon Barner to fill Darren Sproles' roster spot

Eagles sign RB Kenjon Barner to fill Darren Sproles' roster spot

In his first two seasons with the Eagles , he scored four punt return touchdowns and led the National Football League in punt return yards each year. Philadelphia Eagles running back Wendell Smallwood could get an expanded workload in Week 4 against the Los Angeles Chargers, according to ESPN's Tim McManus .


Baby found abandoned in auto seat near OK highway

Baby found abandoned in auto seat near OK highway

The driver of a church van and the youth group he was transporting were startled Saturday afternoon when they spotted an infant boy abandoned by the side of a highway. First responders said the infant could not have been out in the elements for more than 30 minutes. Using that information, Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers tracked down the child's mother, officials said, and they also took the child to an area hospital to be checked out.