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Drug overdoses rise, heart disease deaths fall: CDC

America’s overall health checkup is mixed, according to three federal reports out Friday. First, the good news: Death rates for heart disease, cancer and HIV are all down as of mid-2017, compared to the same period last year. Now, the ...

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Facebook, Under Fire in Russia Inquiry, Posts 79% Rise in Profit

“I’m disappointed that you’re here, and not your C.E.O.s,” Senator Angus King, an independent from Maine, said during a hearing on Wednesday morning. Photo Colin Stretch, Facebook’s general counsel, testified in congressional hearings about Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential ...

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‘The Good Place’ star D'Arcy Carden's rise from UCB

D’Arcy Carden literally made her way out of the basement. The 37-year-old actress now stars on “The Good Place,” but she started in New York at the Upright Citizens Brigade. Carden went to school to be a dramatic actor, studying ...

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Kids of 9/11 victims ‘rise above’ tragedy in ‘We Go Higher' film

Delaney Colaio, after the deaths of her dad and two uncles in the World Trade Center terror attack, flinched at the term “9/11 kid.” After working on an ambitious film project about the children of those killed 16 years ago, ...

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Archaeological Victims of ISIS Rise Again, as Replicas in Rome

Photo Two defaced busts from the second and third century are displayed inside the Colosseum in Rome as part of an exhibition, “Rising From Destruction: Ebla, Nimrud, Palmyra.” The busts were recovered from Palmyra, Syria, after it was retaken from ...

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Reports of Subway Sex Crimes Are on the Rise in New York City

Photo Officer Jonathan Correa, in hat, on a crowded Lexington Avenue train. He was among a team of seven officers searching for men who use the subway’s crowded confines to get too close to women. Credit Richard Perry/The New York ...

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Uber Not to Blame for Rise in Manhattan Traffic Congestion, Report Says

Photo While app-based car services like Uber had contributed to overall traffic in Manhattan, a report said, they “did not drive the recent increase in congestion.” Credit Richard Perry/The New York Times New York City released a long-awaited report on ...

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Streaming Royalties Rise, but Not as High as Music Industry Wanted

A panel of federal judges on Wednesday increased the royalty that free Internet radio services like Pandora will pay record companies for the next five years, a decision that has been closely watched in the music industry and on Wall ...

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Franny’s blames Obamacare for rise in pizza price

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 3:20 PM Jeff Bachner/for New York Daily News The owner of the beloved Park Slope pie and pasta joint Franny’s says Obamacare is forcing her to tack on 3% to all checks ...

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Ericsson Sees Video Driving Tenfold Rise in Mobile Data by 2021

STOCKHOLM — Swedish telecoms network gear maker Ericsson raised its forecast for mobile data traffic, in a further boost to companies that benefit from rising numbers of consumers viewing online videos on platforms such as YouTube and Netflix. Ericsson, the ...

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