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Warm water, lotion may reduce eczema, food allergy risk in babies
Health News // 2 hours ago
Warm water, lotion may reduce eczema, food allergy risk in babies
July 19 (UPI) -- Babies with eczema have a high risk of developing asthma, food allergies and hay fever later in life, but that a "soak and seal" method of moistening a baby's skin can help prevent cracks from the condition.
Alligator in parking lot is Pittsburgh area's fourth since May
Odd News // 2 hours ago
Alligator in parking lot is Pittsburgh area's fourth since May
July 19 (UPI) -- Police said an alligator was caught wandering in the parking lot of a Pennsylvania store -- the fourth alligator captured in the Pittsburgh area since May.
5.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Athens
World News // 2 hours ago
5.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Athens
July 19 (UPI) -- A 5.3-magnitude earthquake struck 14 miles northwest from Athens but there were no reports of serious injuries.
Study: 1 in 20 patients victim of preventable medical error
Health News // 4 hours ago
Study: 1 in 20 patients victim of preventable medical error
One in 20 patients is a victim of preventable medical errors, and 12 percent of those cases result in permanent disability or death, according to new research.
Near-$5B charge gives Boeing largest quarterly loss in history
U.S. News // 4 hours ago
Near-$5B charge gives Boeing largest quarterly loss in history
July 19 (UPI) -- The four-month grounding of Boeing's 737 Max fleet has put a near-$5 billion dent in the aviation giant's second quarter earnings, the company said.
Dutch high court holds gov't partly liable for 1995 'Srebrenica massacre'
World News // 4 hours ago
Dutch high court holds gov't partly liable for 1995 'Srebrenica massacre'
July 19 (UPI) -- The Netherlands government was 10 percent responsible for the deaths of 350 people in the 1995 Srebrennica genocide in Bosnia, the Dutch Supreme Court ruled Friday.
Arizona Wildfire claims 7,000 acres
U.S. News // 7 hours ago
Arizona Wildfire claims 7,000 acres
July 19 (UPI) -- A wildfire in central Arizona has claimed more than 7,000 acres, officials said.
PhD candidate sentenced to life in prison for Chinese student's kidnapping, death
U.S. News // 8 hours ago
PhD candidate sentenced to life in prison for Chinese student's kidnapping, death
July 19 (UPI) -- A former PhD candidate convicted of kidnapping and killing a Chinese University of Illinois student was sentenced to life in prison after the jury failed to make a unanimous decision, officials said.
South Korean man dies after setting fire to his car near Japanese Embassy
World News // 9 hours ago
South Korean man dies after setting fire to his car near Japanese Embassy
SEOUL, July 19 (UPI) -- A man in his 70s died after setting fire to his car as it was parked in front of a building housing the Japanese Embassy in Seoul on Friday, police said.
Chicago Police Board fires 4 officers for alleged cover-up of fatal shooting of black teenager
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
Chicago Police Board fires 4 officers for alleged cover-up of fatal shooting of black teenager
July 19 (UPI) -- The Chicago Police Board voted to fire a sergeant and three officers for their alleged roles in covering up the 2014 fatal police shooting of a black teenager.
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