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Plano Confirms 2nd Human West Nile Case of 2017

A chicken in Merced County has tested positive for St. Louis encephalitis virus for the first time in decades, the mosquito abatement district reported. Three p...


United States expels Cuban diplomats after American personnel in Cuba report 'physical symptoms'

The Cuban government has assured the USA that it is investigating and will take appropriate measures, officials said . "We will not confirm the health stat...


Here's how to safely view the 2017 solar eclipse

That's when the next total solar eclipse comes to the United States, and the path of totality will cross Upstate New York. The last time the US saw a total...


Venezuelans defy protest ban before assembly vote

He noted that anyone organizing or participating in assemblies could face between five and ten years in prison, but did not specify whether this ban would conti...


Couple arrested in Utah for administering drugs to their newborn

Wilde and Christenson , 26, were initially arrested on June 26 in connection with a theft at a local Walmart, according to the sheriff's office. They allegedl...


USS Ford Will Join The Fleet, But Deployment Is 4 Years Away

Trump , the commander in chief of the USA military, will be on hand at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia to preside over the commissioning ceremony. Additiona...


Exxon Fined $2M for Tillerson-Era Breach of Russia Sanctions

Treasury said in a statement that Exxon under Tillerson's leadership had shown "reckless disregard" for sanctions that the Obama administration imposed on...


IIFA 2017: Alia Bhatt, Shahid Kapoor Win Best Actors, 'Neerja' Best Film

Awards is definitely one of the most celebrated events of Bollywood . Now, how is that possible, unless Katrina had any of her doppelganger along at New Yo...


Percent Approval for Trump in Counties That Helped Elect Him President

Respondents also seem to hold a more negative view of Trump's capabilities on the world stage, with just 27% saying America's global leadership has gotten str...


Charlie Gard's new chance at life?

Yates has said previously that, should the money raised for Charlie not be used on his treatment, it will be offered to support other children with similar ...


Arab envoy said to apologize to Israel for UNESCO decision

Netanyahu explained that in wake of this resolution , he has made a decision to cut an additional $1 million from Israel's United Nations membership dues and...


UK Hospital Says Terminally Ill Baby to Have 'More Time'

Charlie's parents appealed to the U.K. Supreme Court but that appeal was denied, and so they made a decision to take the case up to the European Court of Hu...


Even moderate alcohol consumption is bad for your brain

For example, participants categorized as moderate or unsafe drinkers had a 14 percent greater reduction over the 30-year period in their performance on a lexica...


London attacker stopped en route to Syria, flagged as suspect

Although British authorities said he was not known to police or security services, Italian officials said Britain was notified he was as a "possible suspect" ...


Chocolate consumption may lower heart disease risk

Eating up to six servings of chocolate per week led to a 20 percent lower risk of being diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AF ) - a common and risky type of i...


US Sues Fiat Chrysler Over Emissions Cheating Accusations

In the latest case, the government alleges that Fiat Chrysler , or FCA , put eight "software-based features" on diesel engines in almost 104,000 Ram picku...


Trump's $4T budget arrives on Capitol Hill

It foresees scuttling Barack Obama's health care law and an overhaul of the tax code, a boon to the wealthiest Americans. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy...


New York Times quotes Trump telling Russians Comey was a 'nut job'

During the course of Thursday's press conference, Trump said he fired Comey based on the recommendation made by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. "We'll...


Skipping your beauty sleep may make you lose friends!

The following week, the volunteers photographed themselves after having two consecutive nights with only four hours of sleep. The Karolinska Institute then in...


Cyber experts wary but hopeful that ransomeware attacks subsiding

Bossert said "criminals" are responsible, not the USA government. The indiscriminate attack began Friday and struck banks, hospitals and government agencies...


Matt Harvey likely to file a grievance against Mets over suspension

Maybe Harvey can start gaining back some of the locker room respect if he addresses the team upon his return from suspension. "I'm sorry, we aren't going to get...


Einstein Bros. debuts caffeinated bagel

Eat a caffeine-laced bagel. One saying, "This tastes like chewy coffee and I'm not sure that's a good thing". Early returns on the espresso bagel? The bread...


Milwaukee County Kicks Off Mental Health Month, Encourages Conversations About Mental Illness

Mental Health America has developed a series of fact sheets which are available at www.mentalhealthamerica.net/may on specific behaviors and habits that may ...


Bengal jetty collapse toll rises to 13

Local people dived into the choppy waters and rescued 18 people, who were later taken to the Chandernagore Government Hospital. Bhadreshwar police and the Fir...


Showers, thunderstorms possible throughout the weekend

Friday night: Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers, low of 39. Southwest wind 10 to 20 miles per hour with gusts to around 30 miles per hour. On...


Report says more drivers killed in crashes are on drugs, not drunk

Laws dealing with driving under the influence of drugs vary across the states and, Adkins noted, it's more hard to prosecute and convict a driver for drug-impai...


April The Giraffe Live Stream Coming To An End

Just prior to the live cam going dark, all four gathered in April's stall to say goodbye. The zoo offered text alerts for updates on April that cost $4.99, ...


Maine reaches its lowest unemployment rate on record

Professional, scientific and business services added 800 jobs. The national unemployment rate for March was 4.5 percent. The United States unemployment rat...


Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement

The agreement was signed by former President Barack Obama just last November. In a recent op-ed in Investor's Business Daily, Heritage employees Stephen Moore...


See the First Photo of Janet Jackson's Adorable Baby Boy

You are here: Home / News / Janet Jackson , Wissam Al Mana splitsvilles, Katherine her mom is there. The singer said a year ago that her Unbreakable tour w...


Sliding home: Jackie Robinson gets statue at Dodger Stadium

Tomorrow, April 15th is Jackie Robinson Day, a day honoring the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and a day that has special meaning lo...


USA open to further action on Syria: White House

The strike followed a chemical weapons attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun, which the USA believes was carried out by Assad's forces. "I acted in ...


Giraffe born at Toledo zoo won't go on exhibit for a while

In fact, April the Giraffe viewers have taken so much notice of the Toys "R" Us sponsorship that the longer they wait for the baby giraffe (called a calf) to ...


Reeves Votes For House Budget That Funds Sexual Assault Prevention Programs

The House's failure to pass the budget - which Jasper called a "historic bump in the road" - means the Senate now gets a fresh crack at the spending plan. That ...


Ralph Lauren To Close Polo Store on Fifth Avenue

The company refused to disclose the details of the plan. The closure is part of the NY fashion company's plan to save $140 million annually. Ralph Lauren ...