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Veterinarians up to 3.5 times as likely to die by suicide as general population
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Rebecca Corral
September 22, 2019 - 7:00 am
Veterinarians are up to 3.5 times more likely than the general population to die by suicide.
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Stephen Gilbert, left, and his father-in-law sit in front of their flooded property on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, in the Mauriceville, Texas, area. Floodwaters are starting to recede in most of the Houston area after the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas. "I'm on my third house," said Gilbert, who lives behind his father-in-law. "I wouldn't go anywhere else in the world," he said. "All we have is family anyway." ( Jon Shapley/Houston Chronicle via AP)
AP News
September 20, 2019 - 9:09 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Emergency workers used boats Friday to rescue about 60 residents of a Houston-area community still trapped in their homes by floodwaters following one of the wettest tropical cyclones in U.S. history. At least four deaths have been linked to the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda,...
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During a trip organized by Saudi information ministry, workers fix the damage in Aramco's oil separator at processing facility after the recent Sept. 14 attack in Abqaiq, near Dammam in the Kingdom's Eastern Province, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. Saudi Arabia allowed journalists access Friday to the site of a missile-and-drone attack on a facility at the heart of the kingdom's oil industry, an assault that disrupted global energy supplies and further raised tensions between the U.S. and Iran. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
AP News
September 20, 2019 - 8:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. response to attacks on the Saudi oil industry (all times local): 6:45 p.m. The Pentagon says the U.S. will deploy additional troops and military equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to beef up security, as President Donald Trump has at...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown carries his helmet during an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots released Brown on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
AP News
September 20, 2019 - 7:00 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Antonio Brown was released by the New England Patriots on Friday after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct — the third team in seven months to tire of the off-field behavior that has overshadowed his accomplishments as one of the NFL's most prolific receivers...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP News
September 20, 2019 - 5:49 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump urged the new leader of Ukraine this summer to investigate the son of former Vice President Joe Biden, a person familiar with the matter said Friday. Democrats condemned what they saw as a clear effort to damage a political rival, now at the heart of an...
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Lesley Nicol as "Mrs. Patmore" of "Downton Abbey'
Liam Mayclem
September 20, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Put the kettle on and brace yourself for the most popular British TV show since Monty Python is now on the big screen - Downtown Abbey opened in theaters today.
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FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2019 file photo, a Walmart logo is displayed outside of a Walmart store, in Walpole, Mass. Walmart says it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam's Clubs following a string of illnesses and deaths related to vaping. The nation's largest retailer said Friday, Sept. 20 that it will complete its exit from e-cigarettes after selling through current inventory. It cited growing federal, state and local regulatory complexity regarding vaping products. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
AP News
September 20, 2019 - 3:26 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is getting out of the vaping business. The nation's largest retailer said Friday that it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam's Clubs in the U.S. when it sells out its current inventory. The nation's largest retailer said the move is due to...
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Tens of thousands of Bay Area youth participate in global day of action on climate change
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Doug Sovern
September 20, 2019 - 3:18 pm
Tens of thousands of young people skipped school from across the Bay Area skipped school Friday to shut down much of downtown San Francisco as part of a global day of action on climate change.
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Margie Shafer
September 20, 2019 - 1:59 pm
High temperatures and winds this weekend will elevate the risk of a wildfire in Northern California, in spite of recent rains.
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Alameda and San Leandro hospital nurses strike after 10 months of negotiations
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Matt Bigler
September 20, 2019 - 12:43 pm
Dozens of nurses walked off the job Friday for a 24 hour strike at Alameda Hospital and San Leandro Hospital where contract negotiations have reached a standstill.
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