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Interrupted sleep may lead to Alzheimer’s, new studies show

Getting a solid night’s sleep is crucial not only for feeling good the next day — there is increasing evidence that it may also protect against dementia, according to new research presented Tuesday at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in London.<p>Three studies by researchers at …

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Trump aides deny summit with Putin planned | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two top aides to President-elect Donald Trump denied a published report on Saturday that he is planning to hold a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin weeks after taking office.<p>U.S.President-elect Donald Trump speaks to members of the news media with television …

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The Observer view on president-elect Donald Trump

America and the world enter the unknown<p>The inauguration of a US president is normally a moment of great hope. It is a celebration of representative democracy and the peaceful transfer of power. It is an affirmation that the ideals and laws set out in the 1787 US constitution, still a global …

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Trump Denies Allegations Of Secret Ties, Collusion Between Campaign And Russia

<b>Updated at 9:24 a.m. ET on Wednesday</b><p>Top U.S. intelligence officials have briefed leaders in Washington about an explosive — but unverified — document that alleges collusion between Russia and President-elect Donald Trump, NPR has learned.<p>The brief, which NPR has seen but not independently verified, …

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Trump blasts reports of Russian efforts to compromise him as 'fake news'

President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday lashed out at multiple reports that intelligence officials last week presented to him allegations that Russia had compromising information about him, dismissing the articles as “fake news” peddled by his political opponents.<p>“FAKE NEWS - A TOTAL POLITICAL …

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Trump dismisses explosive report on claims Russia compromised him: 'FAKE NEWS — A TOTAL POLITICAL WITCH HUNT'

"FAKE NEWS," he tweeted. "A TOTAL POLITICAL WITCH HUNT."<p>He later added a second tweet, posting an article from "LifeZette" seeking to discredit a report from BuzzFeed.<p>Trump was responding to a story first reported by CNN that said classified briefing materials given to President Barack Obama and …

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Trump given unverified reports that Russia had damaging details about him | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Classified documents that the heads of four U.S. intelligence agencies presented last week to President-elect Donald Trump included claims that Russian intelligence operatives have compromising information about him, two U.S. officials said Tuesday evening.<p>U.S. …

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Official: Trump briefed on potentially compromising report

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top intelligence officials last week told President-elect Donald Trump about an unsubstantiated report that Russia had compromising personal and financial information about him, a U.S. official said Tuesday.<p>The official spoke on the condition of anonymity because the official was …

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'It Is Fake News Meant to Malign Mr. Trump'

Michael Cohen, an attorney for the president-elect, has denied allegations contained in a dossier published by BuzzFeed News.<p>Donald Trump and his lawyer on Tuesday night denied allegations in an explosive, unverified dossier that describes a purported Russian operation to compromise Trump.<p>Trump …

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Trump confronts firestorm over Russia allegations

The president-elect lashes out at what he calls a 'fake news' campaign against him. 'Are we living in Nazi Germany?' he tweeted.<p>Just days before he’s sworn in as president, Donald Trump is facing a potential crisis amid reports that U.S. intelligence officials briefed the president-elect last week …

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The Nintendo NES Classic Edition is a great deal: Here are the numbers that prove it

Analysis: The Mini NES isn't the only place you can get some of these classic video games -- but it's far and away the best overall value.<p>Nintendo's $60 retro NES Classic Edition is already at the top of many holiday wish lists -- but is it actually a good deal?<p>Spoiler alert: the answer is …

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California firm Hyperloop to build Vegas-area test facility

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A California company with visions of building a futuristic transportation system to one day zip people and packages at nearly the speed of sound announced Tuesday it is building a test facility in southern Nevada.<p>Hyperloop Technologies Inc. and the Nevada governor's office said the …

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