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Nemtsov ally says Islamist motive in murder ‘absurd’

Nemtsov ally says Islamist motive in murder ‘absurd’

Mar 09, -Investigators have said they were looking into the possibility that the former deputy prime minister was killed over his support for French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo which published images of the Prophet Mohammed. A friend of slain Russian opposition activist Boris Nemtsov on Monday dismissed theories that radical Islamists were responsible for gunning […]

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Firefighters battle large wildfire west of Spain’s capital

Firefighters battle large wildfire west of Spain’s capital

Aug 04, MADRID – A Spanish official says more than 550 firefighters backed by 17 water-carrying aircraft are trying to bring a large wildfire under control 92 kilometers (57 miles) west of Madrid. Regional government spokesman Francisco Jose Sanchez says that although the flames, which were first detected Saturday, are still raging out of control […]

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Swimming Pools May Pose Hazard for People With Heart Devices

Swimming Pools May Pose Hazard for People With Heart Devices

May 10, The issue: a danger that electrical currents linked to standard pool utilities such as lighting may “leak,” causing a defibrillator to misread the status of a patient’s heart. Implanted cardioverter defibrillators continuously monitor and control a patient’s heart rhythm. With summer approaching, researchers caution that swimming pools may pose a risk to patients […]

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