Tag archive for ‘New York City’
By news On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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From refugee camp to runway, hijab-wearing model breaks barriers

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Roughly one year ago, Denise Wallace, executive co-director of the Miss Minnesota USA pageant, received a phone call from 19-year-old Halima Aden asking if she could compete in the contest More...

By news On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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From refugee camp to runway, hijab-wearing model breaks barriers

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Roughly one year ago, Denise Wallace, executive co-director of the Miss Minnesota USA pageant, received a phone call from 19-year-old Halima Aden asking if she could compete in the contest More...

By news On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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States file lawsuit challenging Trump decision on Dreamers

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Fifteen states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit on Wednesday challenging President Donald Trump’s decision to end protections and benefits for young people who were brought More...

By news On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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Vaginal estrogen not tied to cancer or heart disease risks

(Reuters Health) – Using vaginally applied estrogen to ease menopause symptoms likely doesn’t increase a woman’s risk of heart disease or certain cancers, a U.S. study suggests. Many women have been More...

By news On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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New York vows to sue Trump over immigrant children protections

(Reuters) – New York and Washington state on Monday vowed to sue President Donald Trump if he scraps a program shielding from deportation immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children. The More...

By news On Monday, September 4th, 2017
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Trump to scrap protection for ‘Dreamers,’ give Congress six months to fix

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump has decided to scrap a program shielding from deportation immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children but will give Congress six months to More...

By news On Monday, September 4th, 2017
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Trump to scrap protection for ‘Dreamers,’ give Congress six months to fix

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump has decided to scrap a program shielding from deportation immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children but will give Congress six months to More...

By news On Sunday, September 3rd, 2017
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Walter Becker, Steely Dan’s jazz-loving co-founder, dead at 67

(Reuters) – Walter Becker, co-founder of the influential jazz-rock band Steely Dan, died on Sunday at age 67, according to his website, which did not disclose the cause of death. Becker, who played lead More...

By news On Monday, August 28th, 2017
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Nighttime breathing problems tied to cognitive decline

(Reuters Health) – People who experience certain breathing problems at night may be more likely to develop cognitive impairment than individuals without any difficulties breathing while they sleep, a research More...

By news On Saturday, August 26th, 2017
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Access to female condoms improving under Medicaid, but obstacles to use remain

(Reuters Health) – More states are making female condoms available through Medicaid, a new study found. But few women are using them, researchers say. The female condom is a barrier contraceptive method More...