Dr. Joy Brown

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  • North Korean rocket puts object into space, angers neighbors, U.S.

    Saturday, 8:33 PM

    A passenger walks past a TV screen broadcasting a news report on North Korea's long range rocket launch at a railway station in SeoulBy Ju-min Park and Shinichi Saoshiro SEOUL/TOKYO (Reuters) - North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Sunday carrying what it has called a satellite, but its neighbors and Washington denounced the launch as a missile test, conducted in defiance of U.N. sanctions and just weeks after a nuclear bomb test. The U.S. Strategic Command said it had detected a missile entering space, and South Korea's military said the rocket had put an object into orbit, quashing earlier media reports indicating the it might have failed in flight. North Korea said the launch of its satellite Kwangmyongsong-4, named after late leader Kim Jong Il, was a "complete success" and that it was making a polar orbit of the earth every 94 minutes.


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  • Man pulled out alive after Taiwan quake, more than 130 people still trapped

    Saturday, 7:15 PM

    Rescue personnel help a child rescued at the site where a 17-storey apartment building collapsed during an earthquake in TainanBy Yimou Lee TAINAN, Taiwan (Reuters) - Rescuers in Taiwan pulled a young man alive from a collapsed apartment tower on Sunday more than 24 hours after a strong earthquake shook the island, and kept searching for more than 130 people believed trapped in the ruins of the building. The 20-year-old was identified by Taiwan media as Huang Kuang-wei.


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  • Syrians flee to Turkish border as Aleppo assault intensifies

    Saturday, 10:35 AM

    Internally displaced Syrians fleeing advancing pro-government Syrian forces wait near the Syrian-Turkish border after they were given permission by the Turkish authorities to enter Turkey, in Khirbet Al-JozBy Mehmet Emin Caliskan, Lisa Barrington and Humeyra Pamuk BAB AL SALAMA, Syria/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russian and Syrian government forces on Saturday intensified an assault on rebel-held areas around the Syrian city of Aleppo that has prompted tens of thousands to flee to the Turkish border to seek refuge. The assault around Aleppo, which aid workers have said could soon fall to government forces, helped torpedo Syrian peace talks in Geneva this week. Russia's intervention has tipped the balance of the war in favor of President Bashar al-Assad, reversing gains the rebels made last year.


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  • AP FACT CHECK: Skewed GOP claims on taxes, health insurance

    Saturday, 8:57 PM

    Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, answers a question during a Republican presidential primary debate hosted by ABC News at the St. Anselm College Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)WASHINGTON (AP) — Viewers of the latest Republican presidential debate didn't get a straight story from the candidates on U.S. taxes vs. the world, the state of the health insurance marketplace under "Obamacare" or what might happen if that law is taken away.


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  • Rubio under fire in GOP debate after rise in polls

    Saturday, 8:45 PM

    Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie points toward Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., at the other end of th stage as Republican presidential candidate, retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson looks on during a Republican presidential primary debate hosted by ABC News at the St. Anselm College Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican debate, with rivals vigorously challenging his readiness to be president and the depth of his expertise as they sought to salvage their own White House hopes.


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  • Debate Takeaways: Rubio shaken, Trump not stirred

    Saturday, 8:45 PM

    Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump flashes a double thumbs up after a Republican presidential primary debate hosted by ABC News at the St. Anselm College Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — There have been no higher stakes on a Republican debate stage in the 2016 campaign for president than there were Saturday night.


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  • Favre headlines Hall of Fame Class of 2016

    Saturday, 8:57 PM

    NFL: Super Bowl 50-Hall of Fame Class of 2016 Press ConferenceBy Larry Fine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Strong-armed quarterback Brett Favre, an ironman at the position and a bold playmaker, headlined the eight-member Class of 2016 voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday. Favre, who retired five years ago, was elected in his first year of eligibility after a 20-year NFL career that included a Super Bowl title with the Green Bay Packers in the 1996 season. When he left the game, the three-time NFL Most Valuable Player reigned as the league's all-time leader in completions, yards and passing touchdowns.


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  • Panthers QB Newton named NFL's Most Valuable Player

    Saturday, 8:34 PM

    Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton celebrates on the side lines during the fourth quarter against the Arizona Cardinals in Charlotte, North CarolinaBy Larry Fine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Quarterback Cam Newton was named the National Football League's Most Valuable Player on Saturday at the NFL Honors show after a sensational season in which he led the Carolina Panthers to a near-perfect record. The 26-year-old Newton was a near unanimous choice for the NFL's most prestigious honor, garnering 48 of the 50 votes with quarterbacks Tom Brady of the New England Patriots and Carson Palmer of the Arizona Cardinals receiving one vote each.


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  • Newton crowned season MVP, Favre into Hall of Fame

    Saturday, 7:45 PM

    Quarterback Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers had been the runaway favorite to scoop the MVP award after a record-breaking season which saw him pass for 35 touchdowns and rush for 10 moreCam Newton was crowned the National Football League's Most Valuable Player as the Carolina Panthers quarterback warmed up for the Super Bowl with two honors on the sport's annual awards night. Newton, who had been the runaway favorite to scoop the MVP award after a record-breaking season which saw him pass for 35 touchdowns and rush for 10 more, also won the offensive player of the year award. The 26-year-old signal-caller's father Cecil was on hand to collect the honors on behalf of his son before a star-studded audience at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in downtown San Francisco.


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  • Republican U.S. presidential hopefuls say Zika quarantine may be needed

    Saturday, 8:34 PM

    Two Republican U.S. presidential hopefuls said on Saturday they would implement quarantines of travelers if necessary to stop the spread of the Zika virus. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, who garnered international attention in 2014 when he quarantined a nurse who returned to the United States after treating Ebola patients, said he would not hesitate to do it again. "You bet I would," Christie said during a debate in New Hampshire with other Republican contenders for the White House.... read more

  • More than 3,100 pregnant women in Colombia have Zika virus: government

    Saturday, 7:46 PM

    A health worker sprays mosquito repellent on a pregnant woman's arm, during a campaign to fight the spread of Zika virus in Soledad municipalityBy Julia Symmes Cobb BOGOTA (Reuters) - More than 3,100 pregnant Colombian women are infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Saturday, as the disease continues its rapid spread across the Americas. Brazil is investigating the potential link between Zika infections and more than 4,000 suspected cases of microcephaly, a birth defect marked by an abnormally small head size that can result in developmental problems. Researchers have identified evidence of Zika infection in 17 of these cases, either in the baby or in the mother, but have not confirmed that Zika can cause microcephaly.


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  • New York moves to stop gay conversion therapy for youths

    Saturday, 7:30 PM

    In this Jan. 16, 2016 photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during a news conference at Madison Square Garden in New York. On Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, Cuomo announced that New York is taking steps to stop therapists from trying to change young people's sexual orientation. The state is joining a number of states that have acted against what's known as gay conversion therapy. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)NEW YORK (AP) — New York is taking steps to stop therapists from trying to change young people's sexual orientation, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday, joining a number of states that have acted against what's known as gay conversion therapy.


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