First West Nile Case Highlights Precautions for Mosquito-borne Diseases

Especially so when combined with the incoming temperature rise. "Removing water will help reduce overall mosquito numbers and protect family members and neighbors from mosquito bites and mosquito-borne diseases", said Dr. They can do so by calling... More..

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Companies prepare for more ransomware attacks on Monday
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Companies prepare for more ransomware attacks on Monday

It has crippled Britain's health system - with stroke victims unable to undergo urgent surgery because their scans could not be accessed - and affected other businesses around the world. The latest malware, cal...More..

Man arrested on NSW highway after woman found dead in Sydney unit
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Man arrested on NSW highway after woman found dead in Sydney unit

He sat hunched over while Magistrate Margaret Quinn explained that he would be remanded in custody because he did not apply for bail. Connors kept his eyes down in the dock and showed little emotion during th...More..

Mom dies saving daughter from out of control auto on Mother's Day
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Mom dies saving daughter from out of control auto on Mother's Day

Instead, "she left it in reverse, hit the gas, started speeding backwards, lost control and jumped the sidewalk", said Officer James Murphy. While Jenna and her siblings will obviously always miss their mothe...More..

President Trump Cites 'Made Up' Russia Story in Interview on Comey Firing
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

President Trump Cites 'Made Up' Russia Story in Interview on Comey Firing

Four candidates to be the bureau's director were on Saturday in line for the first interviews with US Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his deputy, Rod Rosenstein, at US Justice Department headquarters. Trump ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after

The White House is disputing a report that President Donald Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to shut down an investigation into ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn. Trump also claimed in h...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Here's What We Learned From Former Acting AG Sally Yates' Senate Hearing

The presence of her co-witness, Washington veteran and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, also had the effect of bolstering Yates' comments. Hold on. Let me answer the question. "The Ru...More..

Death of Lisnaskea woman being treated as murder
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Death of Lisnaskea woman being treated as murder

Her son Conor, 30, who has Down's Syndrome, was also stabbed as he tried to save his mother during the attack. A 55-year-old man who also died is understood to be her ex-partner Peadar Phair. Her father Dinny...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sebastian Vettel rues 'awful lot of time' lost behind Valtteri Bottas

Toto Wolff says the timing of the all-important Virtual Safety Car period at the Spanish Grand Prix was "beautiful" for Mercedes and helped the team make a "magic" call on Lewis Hamilton's strategy. Hamilton wa...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Local elections: Full list of Scottish results published

Ms Davidson insisted then: "We won the local government election is Gordon this week, beating the SNP into second place". In four constituencies - Midlothian, Airdrie and Shotts, Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath, an...More..

School vote is Tuesday
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

School vote is Tuesday

Judy Bodamer, director of finance for the district, said the budget is an increase of $1,408,145 and includes a tax rate of 22.12 mills. The proposal also called for a 2.22 percent tax levy increase for a total...More..

Labour spending plans to create £58bn hole in public finances, claim Tories
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Labour spending plans to create £58bn hole in public finances, claim Tories

The news comes after the health service was the victim of a cyber attack on Friday (May 12), which Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn blamed on "Tory cuts". Ms May said: "I said I would use Brexit to extend the prot...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Iran seeks alleviation of tensions with Saudi Arabia: spokesman

Since the USA president, who has little to no vision on world issues, has delegated his foreign policy nearly completely to the Israelis, he will tell his Saudi hosts that their dreams have come true, and that ...More..

Illini in second after first round at NCAA regional
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Illini in second after first round at NCAA regional

Aaron Terrazas, who put together a great opening round, slipped down the leader board to tie for 43rd after a second round total of 77. Augusta shot 2-over par (290) on Tuesday , guided by senior Emmanuel...More..

U.S. may have dispersed equipment to Syrian Kurds 'very quickly'
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

U.S. may have dispersed equipment to Syrian Kurds 'very quickly'

Tabqa and the nearby dam, Syria's largest, were seized a day earlier in an offensive that lasted almost seven weeks, with the backing of airstrikes from the worldwide coalition. "We have very open discussions a...More..

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

The missile flew 787 kilometers after reaching a maximum height of 2,111.5 km, it said. "The test-fire aimed at verifying the tactical and technological specifications of the newly developed ballistic rocke...More..

Sheriff: Chiefs top draft pick Mahomes unharmed in robbery
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sheriff: Chiefs top draft pick Mahomes unharmed in robbery

He then demanded unspecified property from the victims and drove off, the report said. Police were called, the men and their vehicle were described, and deputies quickly saw a vehicle and suspects matching ...More..

Tillerson urges SE Asia to minimize NKorea diplomatic ties
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tillerson urges SE Asia to minimize NKorea diplomatic ties

In an address to State Department staff, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke of "third country sanctions", warning that Chinese companies may be hit for working with Pyongyang. As part of his "skinny budge...More..

Syrian Kurds clear mines after taking town, dam from IS
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Syrian Kurds clear mines after taking town, dam from IS

A senior Republican senator is firmly backing the Trump administration's decision to supply Syria's Kurds with the heavier weapons they need to effectively fight the Islamic State group. Turkey today slammed ...More..

Palestinian West Bank local elections a test for Fatah party
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Palestinian West Bank local elections a test for Fatah party

This was comparable to voter turnout in the previous municipal elections. In Hebron, the West Bank's largest city and a Hamas stronghold, Fatah won just seven of 15 seats. Yet, in several other cities, Fatah ...More..