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Blood pressure meds could raise your depression risk

<b>(CNN) —</b> Some of the drugs most commonly used to treat people with high blood pressure could also be affecting their mood -- particularly their risk of depression -- according to a new new study.<p>Research published in the journal Hypertension found that people taking one of two classes of drugs, …

Feeling the squeeze: Florida faces worst orange harvest crisis in a century

Florida might need to consider redesigning its license plates. The state’s plates feature a pair of ripe oranges above the famous “Sunshine State” slogan, but the region is in the midst of the worst orange harvest crisis since records began in 1913 – and prices are soaring.<p>Rude awakening as price …

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Putin dismisses US threat of retaliation over alleged hacking

Russian president says US warnings show Washington is using cyber-attacks as a political tool after Joe Biden says ‘we are sending a message’ to Putin<p>Vladimir Putin on Sunday shrugged off new US threats to retaliate against alleged Russian hackers, saying such statements only confirmed that …

Havana: the city of the unfinished – in pictures

German photographer Bernhard Hartmann captures both the dilapidated and the splendid buildings of old Havana in a new book published by teNeues

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Britain's squirrels are getting fat thanks to the warm winter

Last month was the warmest December on record meaning lots of extra food available to fatten up hungry squirrels<p>We can all be guilty of over-eating during the winter - and it seems Britain’s squirrel population is no exception.<p>The small furry creatures might need to join their human friends in …

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