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India, Afghanistan Urge Action Against Pakistan-Backed Terror
- December 05, 2016

Ghani said, addressing Pakistan's Foreign Affairs Adviser (FAA) Sartaj Aziz , whom he had held a meeting with just prior to the conference. Modi said, terrorism and externally induced instability pose the gravest threat for Afghanistan's peace, stability and prosperity. (more...)
US employers add 178000 jobs as unemployment sinks to 4.6 percent US employers add 178000 jobs as unemployment sinks to 4.6 percent
- December 04, 2016

A broader measure of joblessness that accounts for the underemployed and discouraged workers also fell, declining from 9.5 percent in October to 9.3 percent in November, the lowest since April 2008. This jobs report is "somewhat mixed, not a dramatic departure from the pattern we've seen over the last several months", Holzer said. In another sign that inflation is tame, average hourly earnings declined 0.1 per cent to US$25.89, the first drop in wages since December 2014. (more...)
Trump Nominates Small Gov't Pro-Lifer as HHS Secretary
- December 04, 2016

During the presidential campaign, Trump pledged to repeal the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. Since its enactment in 2010, it has been a target of Republican attacks. Donald Trump first campaigned on the issue of wanting to repeal and replace Obamacare, then in his interview with "60 Minutes" he then seemed to backtrack saying he wanted to keep component parts of the legislation. (more...)
Florida DOH: Part of Miami Zika
- December 03, 2016

The Texas case involves a woman who lives in Brownsville, near Mexico, and she had no travel-related risk factors for Zika infection, the CDC said. One reason health officials don't think Zika will become widespread in Texas is because of the state's experience with dengue fever, Van Deusen said. (more...)
Almost 200000 birds to be slaughtered following flu outbreak Almost 200000 birds to be slaughtered following flu outbreak
- December 03, 2016

Authorities in South Korea are now battling the H5N6 strain, which has in the past spread to humans with fatal consequences. As well, three other farms within a 3-kilometer radius are being monitored, as well the authorities have imposed a temporary ban to prevent poultry from being transported within 10 kilometers. (more...)
$2 gets you unlimited Frostys for a year at Wendy's $2 gets you unlimited Frostys for a year at Wendy's
- December 03, 2016

You can find out more on Wendy's website here . Wendy's debuted the same promotion a year ago, offering the key tags for just $1. Frosty Treats in 2017. (more...)
Grassley Statement on President-elect Trump Selection of Senator Sessions for Attorney General
- December 03, 2016

As a former state attorney general, US attorney and having worked at the Department of Justice for years, he's very experienced. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., smiles while greeting the press with Sen. Sessions. Jeff Sessions is a terrible person, and pressure definitely needs to be put on the incoming Trump administration to let them know that this pick is unacceptable. (more...)
Facebook erroneously deletes several messages from Zuckerberg on false information
- December 03, 2016

A Facebook Spokesperson said, "When we review reports of content that may violate our policies, we take context into consideration" that may include value of political discourse. Then, on November 19, the CEO posted another update, giving more detail on Facebook's plan on how it will tackle fake news. When you clicked on it, an error page appeared, indicating that the page was not available, that the link was broken (it was not), or that the page might have been deleted. (more...)
Costliest, deadliest hurricane season in years ends today Costliest, deadliest hurricane season in years ends today
- December 02, 2016

State officials said 13 people died. Other storms to make landfall in the United States included: Tropical Storm Bonnie (South Carolina), Tropical Storm Colin (Florida), Hurricane Hermine (Florida) and Tropical Storm Julia (Florida). However, 16 depressions, 15 tropical storms and 7 hurricanes were formed this period. The storm ripped its way through most of the Caribbean, including the hardest hit Haiti, before hugging Florida's coast and eventually making its way to a brief landfall in ... (more...)
Caldwell-Pope scores 25 as balanced Pistons beat Celtics Caldwell-Pope scores 25 as balanced Pistons beat Celtics
- December 02, 2016

But it was the 3-pointers from Tobias Harris (21 points) and the midrange assault of Ish Smith (19 points) that really frustrated Boston as Detroit consistently made tough shots. After the Celtics started showing some life and posing a threat to claim control of the game, the Pistons went on a 9-0 run to go up by eight. He scored nine points. (more...)
Prince Harry joins Rihanna at celebration in Barbados Prince Harry joins Rihanna at celebration in Barbados
- December 02, 2016

The prince had met Rihanna early that same day where he looked delighted to be introduced to the global superstar - he had no idea she was attending . In 2013 Rihanna's pop video Pour it Up was banned in countries across because she performed a half-naked strip tease. When the prime minister welcomed the Royal on to the stage it drew a huge cheer from the crowd, some of who began chanting his name, causing the Royal to break into a smile. (more...)
Breast cancer screening a must for older women Breast cancer screening a must for older women
- December 01, 2016

Conclusion: The addition of tomosynthesis (3-D) to mammography in women 40 to 49 years old shows improved outcomes in recall rates and cancer detection rates (similar to the general population). Grassi & Co. employees were recently awarded a Certificate of Appreciation by The American Cancer Society for their financial contributions and support of the 23 Annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Long Island. (more...)
Davis Cup final: Argentina draws even at 2-2 against Croatia Davis Cup final: Argentina draws even at 2-2 against Croatia
- December 01, 2016

Croatia led 2-1 following Friday's two singles and Saturday's doubles and only twice since the World Group format was introduced in 1981 had a team reversed such a scoreline in the final. A dramatic fourth featured controversial time violations against Del Potro issued by chair umpire James Keothavong . That he made a lob victor of pin-point perfection from that near-impossible position defied belief. (more...)
Chapecoense: Tributes and support flood in as Brazil mourns
- December 01, 2016

Otis says that the survivors of the crash include a Brazilian journalist and two of the players for Chapecoense. A statement by Fox Sports Latin America said that six employees from its Brazil operation died in the crash. Brazil's president Michel Tamer was among those to pay tribute to the victims and declared three days of national mourning. It's a doubly commendable move as yesterday some sought to use the disaster as a means to quickly make in-game coins, instantly buying any of the ... (more...)
New details emerge on Kanye West's condition after cancelled gig
- December 01, 2016

According to TMZ .com, Kanye has been suffering from depression, and his mental health was pushed to breaking point due to the non-stop work he's been doing on his fashion line, new album and his recently abandoned tour. On Thanksgiving, Kanye remained in the hospital, where Kim spent time with him, but she also popped in at her family's holiday dinner held at her sister Kyle Jenner's home in Calabasas, California, the source says. (more...)
Texas announces its first locally transmitted Zika case Texas announces its first locally transmitted Zika case
- December 01, 2016

Since Zika was found to be actively spreading through locally infected mosquitoes in Florida in the summer, researchers have learned much more about the way the virus works and the grave consequences of Zika infection in babies. Officials have been conducting an environmental assessment of the woman's home and have been trapping and testing mosquitos in the area. Starting Monday night, state and county officials will be going door to door around where the woman lives to try to see if ... (more...)
Shah Rukh Khan might go to the Oxford University. Here is why Shah Rukh Khan might go to the Oxford University. Here is why
- December 01, 2016

As Shah Rukh Khan's recent release "Dear Zindagi" enjoys a dream run at the box-office, the superstar has added another feather to his cap. Title tum log decide kardo. Aur bhai @ BeingSalmanKhan ne jab commitment kar di hai toh ab hum kaun hote Hain. Then sharp at 7 pm, Alia tweeted, "August is too far away ya! What say? @ iamsrk @ AnushkaSharma ", interrupted Alia . (more...)
Free and quick HIV test available in Cork this Thursday
- November 30, 2016

The Director General stressed that despite the successes recorded in the treatment of persons living with HIV/AIDS, there is still much to be done to scale up prevention. This is a decline from 2015 when there was 691 new cases of HIV diagnosed in Greece. Men account for only 30 percent of people who have tested for HIV. (more...)
Rosie O'Donnell slammed for suggesting Trump son autistic Rosie O'Donnell slammed for suggesting Trump son autistic
- November 30, 2016

Melania's lawyers say that the claim that Barron is autistic is simply false. O'Donnell perfectly demonstrated the stigma that surrounds autism by pitying Barron and his parents because of his possible condition. She also made reference to her daughter, Chelsea. Donald Trump denies that he has ever been bankrupt. "It is awful when that happens on the playground and it is absolutely unacceptable when it's done by someone with no name hiding on the internet", she said during a rare ... (more...)
Here's Why Fans Think Liam Payne & Cheryl Cole Are Expecting a Baby
- November 30, 2016

Cheryl's mum, Joan Callaghan, was also reportedly spotted buying pregnancy pillows in Mothercare in September, which led many to believe Cheryl was expecting. "Yes, I'm really happy that she's happy", Kimberley told TV Life. 'It's very serious now between Cheryl and Liam and they have been talking among close friends about starting a family'. (more...)
Woman jumps from plane's emergency door after flight lands Woman jumps from plane's emergency door after flight lands
- November 30, 2016

The incident happened around 1:15 p.m on a flight coming in from New Orleans, the officials said. According to the Houston Police Department, the woman opened a hatch on the plane to exit. "And then I'm like what was that". The woman has since been treated for injuries and released by authorities. "I've flown all over the world and I've been on lots of really long flights and I've never experienced anything like this", another passenger, Cathy Cole , told the affiliate. (more...)
Sixth person dies from thunderstorm asthma
- November 30, 2016

Due to the storms, patients inundated the emergency rooms and hospitals in a 4.5 million people city. Relevant to your professional network? In addition, a significant portion of those cases - around one fifth - included people who had never reported asthma symptoms before. (more...)
Zoo: Giant panda cub Bei Bei eating soft foods, improving Zoo: Giant panda cub Bei Bei eating soft foods, improving
- November 29, 2016

The Smithsonian said in a statement that the ¿life-saving¿ surgery was performed Friday, Nov. 25. On Thursday, Bei Bei was watched acting unusual by dozing more than expected and indicating little enthusiasm for eating. " There is every expectation Bei Bei will return to his normal diet in the near future ", the zoo said. Zoo officials say people around the world have been following Bei Bei's growth on the zoo's pandacam. (more...)
Young hunters check 96 deer Young hunters check 96 deer
- November 28, 2016

During this time, deer can be hunted with a shotgun, certain muzzleloaders and handguns, specific pistol-cartridge rifles or bows. Department of Natural Resources Spokesperson Tim Schweizer says the number of deer taken was down statewide, from nearly 58-thousand deer last year to 54,452 deer this year. (more...)
Murray ends year ranked No. 1 Murray ends year ranked No. 1
- November 28, 2016

And Murray would be able to break Nolé twice in the early part of the second, thanks to backhand winners like this. Four days after his three-hours-and-20-minutes epic against Nishikori, Murray again broke the record for the longest three-set match in the history of the tournament. (more...)