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Khloe Kardashian Slams Reports She's on a “Ridiculous” Diet: “It's Really Setting the Wrong Tone”

Instagram There are no fad diets in Khloe Kardashian‘s life—just tried and true lifestyle changes.  Two months after welcoming her first child, daughter True Thompson, the reality star has naturally become a subject of interest in the realm of diet and fitness. The Kardashian sister has even taken to her website to chronicle her health and fitness journey toward her postpartum weight ...

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Trump administration expands use of health plans that skirt ACA consumer protections

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How to Tell Whether Trump's North Korea Summit Was a Success

Donald Trump didn’t get much in the way of North Korean denuclearization in Singapore. And that’s not necessarily a bad thing. In the days since the summit with Kim Jong Un, critics—including me—have pointed out how little the U.S. president got from North Korea’s leader during their much-hyped meeting. And it’s true that Trump fell far short in that meeting ...

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Trump threatens almost all imports from China as Beijing fires back

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – China has underestimated President Donald Trump’s resolve to press ahead with tariffs unless Beijing changes its “predatory” trade practices, a top U.S. trade advisor said on Tuesday, in comments that undercut the chances of a negotiated settlement to a looming trade war between the world’s economic superpowers. The threat of a growing trade conflict with China hit ...

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Here's why experts are skeptical of the 'gaming disorder' diagnosis

The World Health Organization has added “gaming disorder” to its diagnostic handbook, but experts argue that we still don’t know enough to claim that gaming disorder exists. The evidence is inconsistent, they say, and the criteria are too broad. According to the WHO, the following criteria indicate gaming disorder: gaming is strongly preferred over other activities, the patient does not ...

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US Poised to Withdraw From UN Human Rights Council

U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has spoken out frequently against the U.N. Human Rights Council. Above, Ms. Haley speaking to the General Assembly last week. Photo: don emmert/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images By Jessica Donati Jessica Donati The Wall Street Journal Biography @jessdonati Jessica.Donati@wsj.com June 19, 2018 1:55 p.m. ET 86 COMMENTS WASHINGTON—The U.S. is expected to announce its ...

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Giant Hogweed: Poisonous plant found growing in parts of Virginia

Last Wednesday, officials in the Isle of Wight County, Virginia took to Facebook to warn residents of the dangers of Giant Hogweed — an invasive species that can be extremely harmful to humans and animals alike. Though the county is located in eastern portion of the state, the post noted that Giant Hogweed had been found nearly three hours away in ...

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