Could your medications be making you depressed?

Could your medications be making you depressed?

Image copyright Getty Images When you hear of a drug having side-effects you might think of a physical reaction like a rash or a headache. But according to a new US study, many commonly-prescribed drugs may increase the risk of...
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Maya Jribi, Tunisian Fighter for Democracy, Is Dead at 58

Maya Jribi, Tunisian Fighter for Democracy, Is Dead at 58

TUNIS — Maya Jribi, the first female leader of a political party in Tunisia and a tenacious supporter of democracy under the country’s dictators well before the Arab Spring, died on May 19 at her home in a suburb of...
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‘We might poke the bear:’ GOP senator rips into party for blocking move to roll back tariffs

‘We might poke the bear:’ GOP senator rips into party for blocking move to roll back tariffs

Tennessee Republican Sen. Bob Corker ripped into his party Tuesday for sidestepping a vote on his amendment to roll back U.S. President Donald Trump’s trade authority — by blocking it altogether. In a passionate speech on the Senate floor, Corker argued.....
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Donald Trump fires back at Robert DeNiro: ‘Wake up, Punchy!’

Donald Trump fires back at Robert DeNiro: ‘Wake up, Punchy!’

After a weekend spent vying for peace, U.S. President Donald Trump is punching back against actor Robert De Niro, calling him a “low IQ individual.” Trump, who has just left Singapore after a historic meeting with the North Korean leader,...
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Erik Karlsson’s wife alleges partner of Sens forward conducted campaign of harassment

Erik Karlsson’s wife alleges partner of Sens forward conducted campaign of harassment

OTTAWA – The wife of Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson has filed an order of protection against the girlfriend of one of Karlsson’s teammates, alleging harassment and cyberbullying. In an application for a peace bond filed May 4 in an...
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Macedonia and Greece: Deal after 27-year row over a name

Macedonia and Greece: Deal after 27-year row over a name

Image copyright Getty/Reuters Image caption Protests have been held in both Greece and Macedonia against a compromise on the name of the former Yugoslav republic Greece has reached a deal on the name of its northern neighbour, which called itself...
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