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Man overcomes paralysis to run half-marathon with his surgeon and the driver who hit him

(Courtesy Dean Otto) Dean Otto; Will Huffman, left, the driver of the truck; and Dr. Matt McGirt, the surgeon, participated in the Napa Half Marathon to celebrate Otto's rehabilitation.(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Dean Otto of Charlotte, North Carolina, was riding his bike one humid morning in September 2016 when the unimaginable occurred: The husband, father and marathoner was struck by a truck.His spine was fractured. His pelvis, tailbone and ribs were broken. And he could not feel his legs.After surgery, Otto's surgeon Dr. Matt McGirt gave ...

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Government lawyers ask judge to toss lawsuit over Trump's businesses

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Government attorneys on Wednesday asked a New York federal judge to throw out a lawsuit accusing President Donald Trump of violating the Constitution every time a foreign government patronizes a Trump property.The government attorneys were responding to a lawsuit filed this year by representatives of hotels and restaurants who say they have suffered damages, along with watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics and Washington (CREW).The suit charges that Trump's ongoing ties to Trump-branded businesses worldwide is in violation of the so-called ...

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Suspect captured in 'heinous' Maryland workplace shooting that killed three

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) --  A man suspected of killing three co-workers Wednesday in Maryland was captured in Delaware this evening, officials said.Radee Labeeb Prince, 37, allegedly shot five people, killing three, at the Advanced Granite Solutions office in Edgewood, Maryland, Wednesday morning.Prince entered the facility just before 9 a.m. and was an employee there, according to Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler. Police were on the scene within six minutes of being notified, authorities said.A single handgun was used in the attack, police said. The identities of ...

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'Worst people in the world’ becoming face of GOP: Conservative commentator

Photo by: William B. Plowman/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Author Charlie Sykes was best-known as a top Wisconsin conservative talk show host who frequently interviewed fellow cheeseheads and GOP favorites Paul Ryan and Reince Preibus. But when candidate Donald Trump appeared on the political scene, Sykes became a vocal member of #NeverTrump, warning his listeners about this “dangerous” candidate.His newest book is called How the Right Lost Its Mind. On the Powerhouse Politics podcast, he explained how conservatives have strayed from their core ...

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President Trump gives $25,000 to father of fallen soldier, months after promising to on personal call

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump has sent a $25,000 gift to the father of a 22-year-old U.S. Army corporal killed in Afghanistan in June, several months after first making the pledge during a personal phone call with the family, the White House confirmed to ABC News.The father, Chris Baldridge of Zebulon, North Carolina, told The Washington Post he appreciated the president's call and was stunned by his generosity. "I could not believe he was saying that, and I wish I had it recorded because ...

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Indianapolis Colts' Andrew Luck will stop throwing after setback in shoulder rehab

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(INDIANAPOLIS) -- The Indianapolis Colts will partially shut down quarterback Andrew Luck on Wednesday, General Manager Chris Ballard said, after a setback in his surgically-repaired right shoulder."The doctors and the trainers have decided to give him a cortisone shot to kind of take away some of the inflammation that's been happening," Ballard told reporters Wednesday. "He'll continue to rehab. We're just going to shut down the throwing right now to get this thing calmed back down."Luck underwent surgery on ...

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Burger King takes stand against bullying in fascinating new ad

Photo by Dave Rowland/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Burger King released a three-minute video on Tuesday that highlights the prevalence of bullying in society.The video, filmed at a California location of the fast food chain by hidden camera, shows the results of a social experiment in which a high school junior is bullied in full view of patrons. The ad is timed to come out during National Bullying Prevention Month. In contrast to the bullying of the teen, Burger King employees are seen "bullying" the brand's ...

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YTMT Logo le affaire Weinstein: More liberal hypocrisy.

Pretty much the entire galaxy of female stars in Hollywood have long characterized Republicans as brutish, war-on-women-committing misogynist pigs while long tolerating and even worshiping a liberal mega-misogynist pig right in their own midst.

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UT Health Logo Menopause: There is Treatment

For many women, menopause is a time of physical discomfort and emotional distress. But with the right treatment, it doesn’t have to be so difficult. In this post to HealthConnection.TV, UT Health Northeast women’s health expert Dr. Sarah Low offers expert advice for women facing menopause.

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