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Texas mosquito infects Rio Grande Valley man with Zika, health department says

Texas mosquito infects Rio Grande Valley man with Zika, health department says

Therefore the infection was probably transmitted by a mosquito bite in the South Texas region sometime in the last few months. There is no current evidence of ongoing Zika transmission in the state. H...

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Charlie Gard's Parents Drop Request to Let Him Die at Home

Charlie Gard's Parents Drop Request to Let Him Die at Home

Connie Yates left the courtroom on Wednesday before the judge's decision. They raised more than $1.5 million for his care. Charlie Gard's parents are ending their legal fight to take their criticall...

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Patients advised to take full course of antibiotics prescribed by doctor

Patients advised to take full course of antibiotics prescribed by doctor

Numerous bacteria that are prone to causing unsafe antibiotic-resistant infections, such as Staph aureus and E coli , live on the body harmlessly without causing a problem most of the time. In ho...

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Police arrest Russian wanted by U.S. in $4B bitcoin scheme

Police arrest Russian wanted by U.S. in $4B bitcoin scheme

A Russian man wanted in the United States in a $4 billion bitcoin money-laundering gang was arrested in Greece Tuesday, authorities announced. The stolen Bitcoins were then moved to a differen...

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Unison wins landmark employment rights case

Unison wins landmark employment rights case

Official statistics show that the number of cases taken by workers has dropped by almost 70 per cent since the fees were introduced. The aims of the introduction of tribunal fees was to pass some of...

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Hurricane Hilary (seriously) has just formed off the USA coast

Hurricane Hilary (seriously) has just formed off the USA coast

Ahead of the rain, the SMN warned that winds and waves will pose a risk along the coast of four states and asked the residents to pay attention to safety recommendations by civil protection authoritie...

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Half of Trump voters actually think he won the popular vote

Half of Trump voters actually think he won the popular vote

The results of the poll showed that 48 percent of U.S. voters say it would be wrong for Trump to dismiss Mueller, compared to 22 percent who say it would be appropriate to do so. Ukraine's permanent...

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'Mosaic' HIV vaccine from J&J and partners passes early test

'Mosaic' HIV vaccine from J&J and partners passes early test

In the RV-144 trial , conducted in Thailand , experts tested the combination of two vaccines - each ineffective on its own - and found an estimated 31% protective efficacy, which was regarded as a p...

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Seven Killed as Boko Haram Terrorists attack Maiduguri

Seven Killed as Boko Haram Terrorists attack Maiduguri

According to a statement by Lieutenant Colonel Kingsley Samuel, Deputy Director Army Public Relations 7 Division, troops neutralised not less than 8 female suicide bombers who were unleashed by remnan...

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Susan Collins Calls Blake Farenthold 'So Unattractive, It's Unbelievable'

Susan Collins Calls Blake Farenthold 'So Unattractive, It's Unbelievable'

That's exactly what happened with Republican Senator Susan Collins and Democrat Jack Reed today, and it's equal parts frightening, absurd, and hilarious-well, maybe not exactly equal. Susan Co...

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Child with HIV suppresses virus for more than 8 years without ART

Child with HIV suppresses virus for more than 8 years without ART

Reports state that the doctors have hope of understanding how the child's body is protected against the virus now, which could lead to new drugs or a vaccine which could eventually stop the spread of ...

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World's First Floating Wind Farm Erected Off Scotland's Coast

World's First Floating Wind Farm Erected Off Scotland's Coast

Wind power technology is growing at a rapid pace with larger turbines and more efficient design putting puff into the sails of the renewable energy industry. The towers that will carry the rotors were...

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FDA Links Deadly Salmonella Outbreak to a Type of Mexican Papaya

FDA Links Deadly Salmonella Outbreak to a Type of Mexican Papaya

It's still an active investigation as the feds look into whether there were other firms that may have distributed contaminated Maradol papayas as well as to exactly where along the supply chain the fr...

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Arab Quartet Lists 9 Qatar-backed Terrorist Entities in Libya, Yemen

Arab Quartet Lists 9 Qatar-backed Terrorist Entities in Libya, Yemen

Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan left Qatar on Monday after two days in the Gulf trying to mediate in the dispute, but there was no sign the Turkish leader had made any progress. The list includes th...

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Two more mosquitos test positive for West Nile Virus in Lewisville

Two more mosquitos test positive for West Nile Virus in Lewisville

The first human cases were reported in south-central counties and bird cases were reported in Grand Forks County, but the risk is not concentrated, she said. Apply Insect Repellent when you go outdoor...

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Congress attacks Naidu on probity

Congress attacks Naidu on probity

Naidu said that police cars deal was an independent business transaction that was carried out by the Telangana state government and Toyota. One of these pertained to the allotment of land to a trust, ...

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South African Child 'Virtually Cured' Of HIV

A child who was infected with HIV at birth and given a short course of treatment has remained healthy for the last nine years without further drugs, according to scientists at a conference in Paris, i...

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Renowned Indian space scientist UR Rao dead

Renowned Indian space scientist UR Rao dead

He was 85 and leaves behind his wife, son and a daughter. Rao was awarded the Padma Bhusan in 1976 and Padma Vibhushan in 2017 for his contribution to Indian Space technology. He was now serving as ...

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Baby Charlie Gard's latest brain scan is 'sad reading'

Baby Charlie Gard's latest brain scan is 'sad reading'

Charlie's parents want the 11-month-old, who has brain damage and suffers from a rare genetic condition, to receive experimental treatment in the USA. Charlie has been examined by a US doctor who has ...

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Imran fails to provide money trail before court: Talal

Imran fails to provide money trail before court: Talal

In the notification, Imran Khan was told about the consequences of not submitting the money trail within time. PML-N leader Hanif Abbasi has petitioned the Supreme Court to disqualify Imran Khan and...

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