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Seniors more likely to fall when taking opioids after hospital treatment: Study

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Seniors more likely to fall when taking opioids after hospital treatment: Study

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Seniors recovering from trauma after being admitted to hospitals may be more likely to have falls when taking prescribed opioids, according to a new study.While opioids are commonly used to manage acute pain, they can hav…

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Defense rests in Bill Cosby’s retrial

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Defense rests in Bill Cosby’s retrial

Michael Bryant-Pool/Getty Images(NORRISTOWN, Pa.) — The defense team in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault retrial in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, rested its case on Monday, paving the way for key closing arguments Tuesday.“You now have all t…

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Waffle House shooting suspect captured after 4 slain

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Waffle House shooting suspect captured after 4 slain

Metro Nashville Police Department(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — The suspected gunman in the Waffle House shooting near Nashville, Tennessee, that left four dead was captured Monday afternoon, authorities said.Travis Reinking was taken into custody about 2 p.m.,…

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Woman says Customs fined her $500 for bringing apple given to her by Delta into US

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Woman says Customs fined her $500 for bringing apple given to her by Delta into US

ABCNews.com(MINNEAPOLIS) — United States Customs and Border Protection is not the apple of Crystal Tadlock’s eye.Tadlock told Fox affiliate KDVR she was on a Delta flight back from Paris headed to Minneapolis when flight attendants passed out free app…

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110-year-old woman shares what she’s most looking forward to

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110-year-old woman shares what she’s most looking forward to

Courtesy Stratford Rehabilitation Center(DANVILLE, Va.) — Avicia Thorpe is a “star” in her community.The former educator, who began teaching in segregated Virginia schools in 1933, celebrated her 110th birthday on April 16 to much fanfare.Along with h…

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Passenger shot with stun gun, forcibly removed from plane after fight

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Passenger shot with stun gun, forcibly removed from plane after fight

ABCNews.com(MIAMI) — An unruly passenger was shot with a stun gun, arrested and forcibly removed from a flight Sunday evening in an incident fellow passengers caught on video.The Chicago-bound American Airlines plane sat at the gate at Miami Internati…

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Freezing fat cells: Noninvasive fat reduction procedures gaining in popularity

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Freezing fat cells: Noninvasive fat reduction procedures gaining in popularity

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The majority of cosmetic procedures performed in the United States last year — more than 15.7 million of the overall 17.5 million — were considered minimally invasive and did not require major surgery, according to a ne…

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Syracuse fraternity members removed from classes following racist video

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Syracuse fraternity members removed from classes following racist video

ABCNews.com(SYRACUSE, N.Y.) — Syracuse University removed more than a dozen Theta Tau fraternity members from classes on Sunday after video emerged showing members participating in racist, homophobic and anti-Semitic skits, according to to school offi…

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Porn star says Stormy Daniels telling the truth about alleged Trump threat

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Porn star says Stormy Daniels telling the truth about alleged Trump threat

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Jessica Drake, an adult-film star who claims she refused a $10,000 offer to have sex with Donald Trump after meeting him at a Lake Tahoe golf event in 2006, says Stormy Daniels told her Daniels was threatened by someone to stay si…

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Tips for choosing the right shampoo

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Tips for choosing the right shampoo

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The hair-care aisle can be an intimidating place for those who don’t know what they’re looking for.To demystify the process of selecting a shampoo, “Good Morning America” spoke with celebrity hair stylists Brant Mayfield …

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