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Author: Ricky Scaparo

Nearly two out of five cases of cancer avoidable

Nearly 40% of all cancers diagnosed in the UK every year could be avoided through lifestyle changes, according to new research.  Smoking is the biggest avoidable cause of cancer, followed by excess weight, overexposure to UV radiation from the sun and sunbeds, drinking alcohol, eating too little fibre, and outdoor air pollution, a study by Cancer Research UK found. Experts presenting the data warned that with smoking rates continuing to go down and rates of obesity on the increase, obesity could overtake smoking as the biggest killer. Cancer Research UK chief executive Sir Harpal Kumar said: “Obesity is potentially...

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‘ISIS’ gunman kills butcher, takes hostages, shoots cop in French supermarket…

A suspected ISIS gunman has killed two and wounded a dozen others as he took eight hostages at a French supermarket, according to police.  The attacker, who screamed “Vengeance for Syria!” before shooting at cops in Trebes, south-east of Toulouse, also demanded the release of Paris attacker Salah Abdeslam.   He is understood to have fired six shots at a group of police officers who were jogging down the street, hitting one in the shoulder, leaving him in a life-threatening condition. The attacker then stormed the Super U store in a suspected terror attack and killed a store worker who...

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China strikes back at Trump! – Targets 128 American Products

China is ‘firing back’ after US announces tariffs on steel and aluminum China is ‘firing back’ after the US announces tariffs on steel and aluminum.  China’s commerce ministry proposed a list of 128 U.S. products as potential retaliation targets, according to a statement on its website posted Friday morning.  The U.S. goods, which had an import value of $3 billion in 2017, include wine, fresh fruit, dried fruit and nuts, steel pipes, modified ethanol, and ginseng, the ministry said. Those products could see a 15 percent duty, while a 25 percent tariff could be imposed on U.S. pork and...

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Turkey Calls Evangelism an Act of ‘Terrorism,’ Charges American Pastor

Andrew Brunson, an American pastor who’s been locked up in a Turkish jail for more than 500 days, could spend the rest of his life in prison.  Until now, he’s been held without charges, but last week, a Turkish court approved a 62-page indictment against him. The charges include membership in an armed terrorist organization and military espionage. The American Center for Law and Justice, which is helping Brunson’s Turkish attorney, says the charges effectively make sharing the gospel an act of terrorism. “Turkey has literally taken the position that Christianization is terrorism,” ACLJ Senior Counsel Cece Heil told...

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Stock Market Begins Bleeding Again! – Dow Down -700

U.S. stocks fell sharply on Thursday, pressured by worries of a potential trade war and a decline in tech shares. The broader market was also pressured by a decline in bank stocks.  The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 555 points, with Caterpillar, 3M and Boeing as the biggest decliners. The S&P 500 fell 1.9 percent, with tech, health care and financials all falling. The Nasdaq composite pulled back 1.7 percent.  Earlier, the Trump administration unveiled tariffs designed to punish China for intellectual property theft, imposing about $60 billion in retaliatory charges. Equities have been under pressure recently as the...

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