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The movie chimpanzee whose owners said he was dead is actually alive and living in Florida

ST. LOUIS – Tonka, whose caretakers swore under oath the chimpanzee died of heart problems last year, is now at a Florida primate sanctuary – alive. Last weekend, authorities removed the former movie theater chimp from a cage in the basement of his caretaker’s home in Sunrise Beach, Missouri, near the Lake of the Ozarks. …

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The movie chimpanzee whose owners said he was dead is actually alive and living in Florida

ST. LOUIS – Tonka, whose caretakers swore under oath the chimpanzee died of heart problems last year, is now at a Florida primate sanctuary – alive. Last weekend, authorities removed the former movie theater chimp from a cage in the basement of his caretaker’s home in Sunrise Beach, Missouri, near the Lake of the Ozarks. …

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Esophageal cancer rates among middle-aged Americans nearly doubled from 2012 to 2017, researchers say, though they remained the same in older and younger age groups

Esophageal cancer rates among middle-aged Americans doubled over five years

Esophageal cancer rates among middle-aged Americans have skyrocketed in what one expert calls an ‘alarming’ finding. An abstract published last month for the Digestive Disease Week 2022 conference at Bethesda, Marylandshows that esophageal cancer rates among Americans aged 45 to 64 almost doubled during the period from 2012 to 2017. Researchers have not yet determined …

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S&P 500 falls into bearish territory; The stock market sell-off continues

A week-long selloff took on new intensity on Friday, sending the S&P 500 into bearish territory for the first time since the pandemic-induced 2020 selloff. The shares rose at the open, then reversed course, falling throughout the session. The S&P 500 fell 1.8%, on course to close at least 20% below its January peak. The …

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