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Seoul looks to jumpstart diplomacy in N. Korea standoff Seoul looks to jumpstart diplomacy in N. Korea standoff
- August 19, 2017

A red line usually refers to a threshold that "must not be crossed" or a situation where crossing such a threshold "will not be tolerated". He also declared, amid fears in South Korea that threats from Trump to unleash "fire and fury" on Pyongyang could lead to real fighting, that there would be no second war on the Korean Peninsula . (more...)
Health officials report presence of West Nile virus Health officials report presence of West Nile virus
- August 17, 2017

Of the 22 people who were sickened countywide, 19 were hospitalized, according to a recent advisory from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. "Now is the time to take precautions to prevent mosquito bites". As The Prowers Journal reports, a horse in Larimer County was diagnosed with the virus earlier this month. (more...)
'Sonic attack' leads U.S. to expel two Cuban diplomats 'Sonic attack' leads U.S. to expel two Cuban diplomats
- August 11, 2017

Embassy in Havana. Two Cuban diplomats have since been expelled from the U.S, confirmed State Department officials on Wednesday, although specific details surrounding the incident remain vague. Meanwhile, on Fox News Channel's Special Report , Anchor Bret Baier delivered a news brief on the developing story. The foreign ministry said it had started a "comprehensive, priority and urgent investigation" into the alleged incidents after it had been informed of them by the United States ... (more...)
Solar eclipse eye safety Solar eclipse eye safety
- August 04, 2017

For anyone planning to view the spectacle directly, NASA recommends using eclipse viewing glasses to limit the damage a solar eclipse can cause to the eyes. Notice in the diagram how the moon's shadow appears to come to a focus right at earth's surface; this is called the umbral shadow. Totality comes to the city at 2:46 p.m., lasting about 1 minutes and 31 seconds. (more...)
Colombian President Rejects 'Spurious' Legislative Vote in Venezuela Colombian President Rejects 'Spurious' Legislative Vote in Venezuela
- July 30, 2017

Maduro's regime has forbidden protests through Tuesday, saying violators will face prison terms of five to 10 years. Critics like Rubio fear, however, that Maduro's true motive is to hold a vote to dissolve Congress, push through a new constitution and keep himself in total power of the already impoverished nation where soaring inflation and high crime run rampant. (more...)
Utah parents give newborn drugs hours after birth Utah parents give newborn drugs hours after birth
- July 26, 2017

He then slammed into the exit doors as they closed, dropping his daughter , who was in a auto seat at the time, police said. Wilde allegedly put items in a shopping cart and took the items to the customer service desk to attempt to get a refund. (more...)
Trump helps commission USS Gerald R. Ford, newest aircraft carrier Trump helps commission USS Gerald R. Ford, newest aircraft carrier
- July 23, 2017

Trump, the commander in chief of the US military, will be on hand at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia to preside over the commissioning ceremony. 'To every patriot who will serve on this ship, I say this: Keep the watch, protect her and defend her, ' he said. (more...)
McConnell Defers Action On Health Care Vote As McCain Recovers From Surgery McConnell Defers Action On Health Care Vote As McCain Recovers From Surgery
- July 18, 2017

A vote may come as early next week, but McConnell has hinted that if the measure fails Republicans are prepared to work with Democrats in crafting a bipartisan program, which would need 60 votes to advance instead of the 50 the GOP is now seeking using budget reconciliation. (more...)
Trump's approval rating has dipped even lower Trump's approval rating has dipped even lower
- July 17, 2017

US President Donald Trump denounced a new poll Sunday that indicates he has a lower approval rating than any of his predecessors at the six-month mark in 70 years. His disapproval rating has risen five points to 58 per cent. Two-thirds of America to President Trump: Delete your account. Also, 55 percent said that he is not making significant progress toward his goals. (more...)
United Kingdom hospital says to re-examine case of terminally ill baby United Kingdom hospital says to re-examine case of terminally ill baby
- July 13, 2017

President Donald Trump also tweeted his desire to help the child July 3. Charlie's parents are now appealing the decision in the the U.K.'s High Court of Justice. Peter and Emma Smith understand the hardships that infant Charlie Gard and his parents are facing. Arturo Estopiñan, who lives with his parents in Baltimore, Md., was diagnosed at just over a year old and has lived to the age of six, also thanks to the treatment now denied to Gard. (more...)
Ariana Grande concert 'threatened' by man in Costa Rica Ariana Grande concert 'threatened' by man in Costa Rica
- July 12, 2017

She postponed her Dangerous Woman Tour following the suicide bombing, but returned to the city of Manchester on 4 June (17) to stage a star-studded charity concert, raising funds for survivors of the attack and the victims' families. Costa Rican prosecutors said in a statement a suspect was arrested in connection with threats that were made online, the Associated Pressreports. He added that even if the threat was meant as a "joke", it is "our job...to verify whether or not there is a real ... (more...)
Man proposes while being arrested, girlfriend says yes Man proposes while being arrested, girlfriend says yes
- July 11, 2017

The officers couldn't believe what was happening but chose to help Thompson during his big moment. "I asked the officer if I could propose", Thompson later told CNN. His new fiancee pulled together their savings to bail him out of jail. "I guess it's like an unconditional love". He is scheduled to appear in court on July 17. (more...)
Through cutting United Nations funds, Israel has exhausted all excuses Through cutting United Nations funds, Israel has exhausted all excuses
- July 10, 2017

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the resolution "another delusional decision by UNESCO". The city's old souk has also been closed down with Palestinians being forbidden access to it as Shuhada Street now leads to an illegal Jewish only settlement. (more...)
Charlie Gard's Parents Given 'More Time' With Terminally Ill Baby Charlie Gard's Parents Given 'More Time' With Terminally Ill Baby
- July 01, 2017

He has severe brain damage and progressive muscular weakness, and can not move or breathe unaided. His likelihood of survival is slim. Charlie Gard , the 10-month-old baby in the United Kingdom who is afflicted with a rare mitochondrial disease, will have his life support withdrawn after his parents lost their appeal to transport their son to the United States for an experimental treatment. (more...)
Jude Children's Research Hospital named nation's best for pediatric cancer Jude Children's Research Hospital named nation's best for pediatric cancer
- June 28, 2017

Leslie Walker-Harding, chair of pediatrics at Penn State Children's Hospital . In a news release, Children's Hospital president Christopher Gessner released a statement saying, in part, "It is rewarding for our physicians, nurses and support staff, who every day work together with skill and passion to provide the best care for children and adolescents with the most complex medical conditions". (more...)
Effective Handwashing Does Not Require Hot Water Effective Handwashing Does Not Require Hot Water
- June 03, 2017

MORE: What Is the Right Way to Wash Your Hands? "If you think about how many different things you do with your hands and how many different places they may visit in any given day - even if your hands look clean, they are covered in microorganisms or germs , some of which are harmless while others can carry infection and disease", says Culbert. (more...)
Tubelight: Salman Khan Tubelight: Salman Khan "The Painter" Creates A Masterpiece On The Sets
- May 31, 2017

A still has just hit the web which shows Salman and Sohail rejoicing to glory with much love. Social media has given us the chance to see some of Salman's masterpieces and it can surely be said that his paintings are quite good and that this particular oen is not a one-off. (more...)
JEE Advanced tomorrow, more than 2500 to appear in Odisha JEE Advanced tomorrow, more than 2500 to appear in Odisha
- May 28, 2017

There were a total of 10 sets for Paper I of JEE Advanced 2017. Gaurav Dudhe, Mumbai , said, "Paper I was good, and easy, but Mathematics was hard for me, I could not figure out the correct approach to solve those questions". Paper 2 was created to check the depth of understanding and analytical skills of students. Enter the required credentials i.e. Application ID and Password. (more...)
4 militants killed in Rampur sector: Army
- May 28, 2017

A top commander from the largest rebel group in Indian-administered Kashmir was killed in a gunbattle with government forces on Saturday, police said. The armies of India and Pakistan are now at loggerheads with each other, especially along LoC and worldwide border (IB) in Kashmir. A search operation is still on in Rampur sector, the official said. (more...)
Diarrhea From Swimming Pools Rising Diarrhea From Swimming Pools Rising
- May 20, 2017

That means an average of 8,000 people a year suffer through up to three weeks of watery diarrhea, stomach cramps, nausea and sometimes vomiting - most often because they swallowed contaminated pool water. In a May warning from 2016 , the CDC reported that almost 80 percent of public pool inspections uncovered at least one health and safety violation. (more...)
Salient features of ICJ's ruling on Kulbhushan Jadhav case
- May 19, 2017

Applauding the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for putting a temporary stay on Kulbhushan Jadhav's execution, the Congress on Thursday asked Pakistan to comply with the order till the final verdict is delivered. Jadhav was caught by Pakistan in March 2016 and charged with espionage - an accusation New Delhi denies. India took Pakistan to the United Nations. (more...)
$890m European Union package to help 79 developing nations combat climate change $890m European Union package to help 79 developing nations combat climate change
- May 19, 2017

The latest word is that the White House won't make the call until after the President returns from the G7 meeting , to be held in Taormina, Italy, next week. If it turned out to be a sustained decline, she said, the country's annual emissions in 2030 could be 1-2 gigatonnes lower than CAT predicted at this time a year ago. (more...)
14th GST council meet begins in Srinagar today 14th GST council meet begins in Srinagar today
- May 19, 2017

The Council onthe first day of the two-day meeting also also cleared rules for the Goods and Services Tax (GST) which is scheduled to start from from July 1. These include a rate of zero for essential items such as grains, 5 percent for mass consumption items like tea, commonly used products such as processed foods at 12 percent. (more...)
White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers
- May 17, 2017

This week is National Police Week and honors police officers across the country. "The names of more than 21,000 men and women who wore the uniform grace the Memorial walls, and they deserve all the recognition this day bestows on them". This is the 29th year of the memorial and this year's honorees will join over 21,000 other police officers whose names are already engraved on the memorial. (more...)
Surfer worked from bedroom to beat cyberattack
- May 17, 2017

The WannaCry attack blocked people's files on their computer and demanded at least £230 ($300) to release them again. "[Marcus] not only saved the United States but also prevented further damage to the rest of the world", he said. It is likely to be a big adjustment. His mother Janet, a nurse, could not be prouder, and was happy to have the anonymity lifted. Hutchins works out of his bedroom in the seaside resort town of Ilfracombe on a sophisticated computer setup with three large ... (more...)
Moms reveal what they really want for Mother's Day Moms reveal what they really want for Mother's Day
- May 15, 2017

It would have definitely not been just sugar, spice and everything nice. It's most important that she knows you care and if she needs her space, that's ok. Being a motherless daughter on Mother's Day isn't like every other day - it's more hard than you can imagine. You can wish your mom by presenting different Mother's Day Fb Cover Photos . (more...)
Side effects emerge after approval for many US drugs Side effects emerge after approval for many US drugs
- May 11, 2017

Researchers looked at potential problems that cropped up during routine monitoring that's done once a medicine is on the market. Fifty-nine drugs, including medication for migraines, erectile dysfunction and diabetes, had safety communications issued for new, serious risks that were identified. (more...)
Chance of rain on Thursday in the Harrisburg area Chance of rain on Thursday in the Harrisburg area
- May 11, 2017

Sorry Mom, Mother's Day weekend looks like a soaker with rain developing on Saturday and coming down heavy at times. The best timing will be into Friday night . Lows in the 60s. High 56F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 miles per hour. TONIGHT: Cloudy and humid, with a 20% chance of scattered showers. North northwest wind around 6 miles per hour becoming calm after midnight. (more...)
Phoenix police announce arrest in serial street shootings
- May 10, 2017

The most prominent domestic violence hotline in the US says there's been a sharp increase in calls from abuse victims struggling with issues related to their immigration status. Saucedo has pleaded not guilty in that killing. The Associated Press was unable to reach Saucedo's public defender on Monday. In the last four months, seven people were shot and killed. (more...)
Teen 'owns up to' tossing 68-year-old woman in Florida pool Teen 'owns up to' tossing 68-year-old woman in Florida pool
- May 10, 2017

Her friend Shay McNair said: "She doesn't walk that good, you can see that". She said authorities had been called for the loud noise but hadn't arrived by the time the victim confronted the group. The teen is charged with battery on a person 65 or older. The website reports that she is now in stable condition and that police are investigating the incident. (more...)
23-Year-Old Suspect in 2016 Arizona Serial Killings Arrested 23-Year-Old Suspect in 2016 Arizona Serial Killings Arrested
- May 09, 2017

Aaron Saucedo, 23, was arrested in April and later charged with murder in connection with the first of the killings, which occurred in August 2015, Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams told reporters at a news conference. Saucedo was being held on first-degree murder charges in Romero's death when police announced new charges in the serial street shootings case. Police said they have not identified a motive but believe Saucedo acted alone. (more...)
BC Election 'too close to call'
- May 09, 2017

The NDP sent the most negative news releases - in which the focus was the other party's shortcomings - on May 5, attacking Clark for being too close to deep-pocketed corporate donors, while ordinary British Columbians struggle to afford the cost of living. (more...)
NEET: students allege they got Eng/Hindi question papers instead of Telugu ones NEET: students allege they got Eng/Hindi question papers instead of Telugu ones
- May 08, 2017

CBSE Neet Cut off marks can also be determined using the method. The State has 4,050 MBBS seats and 840 BDS seats, including 1,200 MBBS seats in nine government medical colleges and 190 BDS seats in four government dental colleges. NEET is a 3-hour exam consist of 180 objective questions from Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects. Hence aspirants can download and refer to them until the official answer key is announced. (more...)
Militants give gun salute to Lashkar commander Militants give gun salute to Lashkar commander
- May 08, 2017

He was one of the accused in the August 2015 attack on a BSF convoy in Udhampur in which two paramilitary personnel were killed and 13 others were injured. Soon after the attack, police had arrested a Pakistani national and member of LeT, later identified as Mohammad Naveed alias Usman. It was one of the deadliest attack targeting police and bank guards. (more...)
India gives it back to Pakistan: Bunker destroyed in 60 seconds India gives it back to Pakistan: Bunker destroyed in 60 seconds
- May 08, 2017

In 2012, 15 security personnel and many civilians were killed in 220 terror incidents and 72 terrorist were killed in different encounters, the reply said. "An exclusive video footage shows a Pakistani bunker along the LoC was destroyed post mortar fire near the Krishna Ghati sector", claimed Times Now , an Indian news channel. (more...)

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