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And no, they don't entail a 'Fuller House' crossover.             
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Lower Columbia salmon fishing improves and a bountiful summer Dungeness crab season closes Labor Day.
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Moderate drinking does not appear to affect a woman's fertility, research published in the British Medical Journal suggests.
A shortage of transplant organs for people from ethnic minorities is being caused by a lack of donations from those communities, the NHS says.
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