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204 words • intermediate • 3 years ago
business
"Worker deaths in Connecticut were lower than usual in 2014, according to new information supplied by the state Department of Labor. The construction sector and the transportation and warehousing sector saw the most on-the-job deaths. The report, iss..."

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684 words • advanced • 3 years, 9 months ago
"In general, young white women in the US have a relatively low death rate. They're not yet dealing with the numerous health problems that come with age; women have longer life expectancies than men; and white women in this country still live significa..."
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891 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Impact of climate change on food production could cause over 500000 extra deaths in 2050 Published: Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 07:32 in Health & Medicine Climate change could kill more than 500000 adults in 2050 worldwide due to changes in diets an..."

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225 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- One of the scariest words being thrown about during the stock-market selloff is the so-called "death cross." Though it sounds like a heavy metal rock band or horror movie, it actually can help investors figure out where a sto..."
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225 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- One of the scariest words being thrown about during the stock-market selloff is the so-called "death cross." Though it sounds like a heavy metal rock band or horror movie, it actually can help investors figure out where a sto..."
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489 words • intermediate • 3 years ago
business
"© AFP/File Sebastien BozonMiami - Nearly 10,000 more people died of Alzheimer's disease in the United States last year than in 2013, a significant rise of 8.1 percent, according to US health data released Wednesday. Global health authorities have war..."
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311 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"The most exciting name in technical analysis is coming to theSP 500: a "Death Cross." In a note on Thursday, analysts at Bespoke Investment Group wrote, "If you follow financial media or are active on Twitter, be prepared to hear about the 'Death Cro..."
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295 words • intermediate • 6 years, 4 months ago
Universal life policies began increasing in popularity in Canada during the 1980s with the introduction of rising interest rates. Consumers at that time want...
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252 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"Washington (AFP) - Sodas and other sugary drinks may cause up to 184,000 deaths a year worldwide, according to a study published Monday in the journal Circulation.Billed as a first, the report analyzed the global risks of death due to diabetes, cardi..."

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469 words • intermediate • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Pedestrian deaths surged by an estimated 10 percent last year as the economy improved, the price of gas plunged and motorists put more miles behind the wheel than ever before, according to an analysis of preliminary state traffic fatality data. The ..."
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469 words • intermediate • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Pedestrian deaths surged by an estimated 10 percent last year as the economy improved, the price of gas plunged and motorists put more miles behind the wheel than ever before, according to an analysis of preliminary state traffic fatality data. The ..."
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469 words • intermediate • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Pedestrian deaths surged by an estimated 10 percent last year as the economy improved, the price of gas plunged and motorists put more miles behind the wheel than ever before, according to an analysis of preliminary state traffic fatality data. The ..."
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738 words • intermediate • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. death rate has been falling for decades, but researchers have detected one group in which the rates have been steadily ticking up — middle-aged white people. Suicides and deaths from drug overdose and alcohol abuse are being ..."
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1123 words • advanced • 3 years, 7 months ago
"Most discussions of the estate tax, better known as the death tax, ignore the green monster in the room. Obviously, envy is involved. Since a legislative compromise in 2013, the death tax is 40% on the amount of the estate over $5 million dollars. T..."
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546 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"WASHINGTON (AP) — Traffic deaths were up 14 percent nationally in the first six months of this year and injuries were up by a third, according to data gathered by the National Safety Council.An improved economy and low gas prices have encouraged Amer..."

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607 words • intermediate • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"Paris (AFP) - Cigarette smoking will kill about two million Chinese in 2030, double the 2010 toll, said researchers Friday who warned of a "growing epidemic of premature death" in the world's most populous nation.On current trends, one in three young..."
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223 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
sales
"Ejiogu Benjamin Ikechukwu stands trial in Ho Chi Minh City on August 17, 2015. Photo credit: Dan Tri A court in Ho Chi Minh City on Monday reduced a death sentence previously handed to a Nigerian man for bringing methamphetamine into Vietnam to life ..."
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"When the Rebel Alliance took out the two Death Stars, first one (Star Wars IV: A New Hope ) and then the other (The Return of the Jedi), fans of the Star Wars universe probably cheered alongside Luke, Leia, Han, Wedge, Lando and the rest of the gang...."
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696 words • intermediate • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Increased miles by drivers as well as a larger number of people walking for exercise contributed to the spike in pedestrian deaths in 2015. Looking both ways before crossing the street may not be enough these days as a newly released report estimate..."
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434 words • advanced • 4 years ago
"For the third year in a row, America's Health Rankings, an annual accounting of Americans' health, has found that Hawaii is the healthiest state and Mississippi is the least healthy state in the US. Since the rankings began in 1990, Mississippi — whi..."
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