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Ryan Asks Feds to Not Brief Clinton on Classified Info
- July 11, 2016

At a rally in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday night, Mr. Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee, said the controversy should disqualify Mrs. Clinton from being president and that her email system may well have been hacked by US enemies. As The Huffington Post points out , in a June 6 appearance on Fox News Chaffetz described Comey as "a man of integrity and honesty". "In their (Republicans') eyes, you had one job and one job only: to prosecute Hillary Clinton ", said Rep. (more...)
THE WALKING DEAD Promotes Four Actors to Series Regulars
- July 11, 2016

As you probably guessed, Jeffrey Dean Morgan , who plays the show's most fearsome villain to date, is among this quartet. Actually, I think it's safe to say that Negan will be on the show two seasons at the very least. All four play key characters from the comic books. Who knows how Alpha's death will affect Lydia, but she's already pretty messed up. AMC added some fresh blood to The Walking Dead's regular cast today. (more...)
Zika Virus Confirmed in Utah Woman Who Died
- July 11, 2016

As of early July, there were 35 confirmed cases of Zika in Pennsylvania so far this year and 1,133 in the continental United States. The Zika virus claimed its first death on us soil in Salt Lake County . Health officials say dry weather and higher temperatures actually support faster breeding of mosquitoes, so it's especially important to take extra precautions during the summer months. (more...)
State Department Reopens Clinton Email Probe
- July 11, 2016

FBI Director James Comey testifies during a hearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Thursday. "And as I have said many times, I certainly did not believe that I received or sent any material that was classified", Clinton said in the interview. (more...)
Congressional Committee clears Hillary Clinton Of Wrongdoing In Benghazi Report Congressional Committee clears Hillary Clinton Of Wrongdoing In Benghazi Report
- July 11, 2016

By far, the committee's most significant disclosure, even by Republicans' own account, was unintentional and not directly related to Benghazi: that Clinton had exclusively used a private email server during her four years as secretary of state . (more...)
US health agency monitoring 320 US pregnant women with
- July 11, 2016

Dagmar Vitek of the Salt Lake County Health Department, said in a press conference on Friday. In May, a Puerto Rican man in his 70s died after becoming infected with Zika , and last month officials estimated that as much as 25% of the island's population could ultimately become infected. (more...)
US Imposes New Human Rights Sanctions On North Korea
- July 11, 2016

North Korea's leader is the subject of state-mandated adulation inside the country and considered infallible. The move by the United States was described as " the worst hostile act " against the country in a statement issued by Pyongyang's foreign ministry carried by the official Korean Central News Agency . (more...)
Hostage mistaken for gunman killed by police Hostage mistaken for gunman killed by police
- July 11, 2016

Security personnel reacts near the Holey Artisan restaurant after gunmen attacked the upscale cafe, in Dhaka , Bangladesh, July 2, 2016. Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal, however, did not specifically name Holey pizza maker Saiful. "We have some suspicions, we know some boys had gone missing over the last two-three months". The five named in the case were Nibras Islam, Rohan Imtiaz, Meer Saameh Mubasheer, Khairul Islam and Shafiqul Islam. (more...)
Dwyane Wade Pens Open Letter: Dwyane Wade Pens Open Letter: "I Want to Thank the Miami Community"
- July 10, 2016

But what was clear was that whatever the Bulls said , and whenever and however they said it, it was enough to get him out of Miami , having previously missed out twice. After all the guard brought the first three championships to the franchise during his 13-year tenure. The store could use the inventory - it marked down Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah and Pau Gasol jerseys by 50 percent as those players left town. (more...)
First Zika death in continental US First Zika death in continental US
- July 10, 2016

The Salt Lake County resident died in late June, health officials announced Friday. Zika virus infection in pregnant women is a cause of microcephaly and other severe fetal brain defects. Because of the potential risk of Zika-related birth defects, an issue of national emergency declarations urging women to avoid pregnancy was made by these Latin American nations, including Ecuador, Venezuela and Brazil according to a report on STAT News . (more...)
Utah resident dies after contracting Zika virus
- July 10, 2016

Though officials said that the patient was elderly and had another health condition, they did not release any further information, citing health-privacy laws. The first Zika-related death was reported late last month in the continental United States. Health officials in Northern Kentucky are trying to stop the Zika virus from spreading by testing mosquitoes in the area. (more...)
Sharif returns today after heart surgery in UK Sharif returns today after heart surgery in UK
- July 10, 2016

He was accompanied by his family members and close relatives. Earlier talking to the media persons in London before departure, the Prime Minister thanked the entire nation for praying for his good health. Prime Minister's Office was partly shifted to London during his stay there for an open-heart surgery. Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif had earlier tweeted to her nearly two million followers that the surgery had been successful. (more...)
US Track and Field Trials feature men's 5000 and 200 final
- July 10, 2016

Maggie Malone can hardly believe that she is headed to the Olympics. Harper, the former East St. Louis High and UCLA standout, failed to advance from Friday's semifinal round of the 100-meter hurdles in the track and field trials at Hayward Field. (more...)
Russia Expels Two US Diplomats After American Tackled Outside Embassy
- July 10, 2016

Russia's statement came after reports on Friday that the United States expelled two Russian officials on June 17 in response to what it described as a Russian policeman's attack on an American diplomat. John Kirby, a State Department spokesman, called the Russian version of events "simply untrue" and said it was part of a pattern of intensifying harassment of American diplomats in the past two years. (more...)
Senate blocks bill on barring money for sanctuary cities Senate blocks bill on barring money for sanctuary cities
- July 10, 2016

Prior to her murder, the shooter had been in the custody of local police but was released in accordance with San Francisco's "sanctuary" policies, despite a detainer request. Sanctuary cities impose awful costs on our communities, on our country, including increased crime, and, tragically, lost lives like Kate Steinle's. (more...)
Bernie Sanders Expected To Endorse Hillary Clinton Tuesday Bernie Sanders Expected To Endorse Hillary Clinton Tuesday
- July 10, 2016

The two Democratic candidates' campaigns are in talks about announcing an endorsement next week, possibly at an event in New Hampshire, ABC News reported . Sanders' presence and voice, Grijalva said, will be important to unity. The NYT reports that the pending endorsement is being orchestrated by the two candidates' campaign managers, Clinton's Robby Mook and Sanders' Jeff Weaver, who recently had dinner together in Vermont. (more...)
Paul Ryan knocks Donald Trump for tweeting 'anti-Semitic' image Paul Ryan knocks Donald Trump for tweeting 'anti-Semitic' image
- July 09, 2016

Last month, the Trump team said the candidate had forgiven over $50 million in loans to the campaign - a move meant to show reluctant donors that their contributions would be directed to the operation and not to pay off Trump's personal debt. (more...)
Florida confirms 10 new Zika cases, most in single day
- July 09, 2016

The CDC is continuing to push for Congress to appropriate $1.9 billion toward fighting Zika -- a measure President Barack Obama has sought since February. Ahead of the Brazil Summer Olympics, the World Health Organisation declared the Zika virus outbreak as a global emergency. The State is reminding residents to exercise caution, given the link between Zika infection of pregnant women and the occurrence of birth defects in their babies. (more...)
First case of Zika reported in Lake First case of Zika reported in Lake
- July 09, 2016

The deceased individual, who was elderly and had an underlying health condition, had traveled this year to an area of the world where mosquitoes are known to spread Zika virus. For the most updated information about where mosquitoes are spreading Zika , visit the "Areas with Zika " section at CDC.gov/zika. Health Department spokeswoman Elizabeth Hart said once they're ready, details of the planned effort will be submitted to the state for approval. (more...)
United States rowing team will use sewage-proof suits at Rio Olympics United States rowing team will use sewage-proof suits at Rio Olympics
- July 09, 2016

Still, the 19-year-old looked as relaxed and cheerful as ever, trying to impart some of her hard-won knowledge and psychological insights to younger colleagues on the eve of their most-important competition yet. The gymnast credited her coaches, family and teammates for helping her get this close to an Olympic trip. The Amanar, which few female gymnasts are capable of executing, dramatically raises the degree-of-difficulty and, as a result, increases a gymnast's score if properly performed. (more...)
UK's Labour party reinstates lawmaker suspended for Israel comment
- July 09, 2016

This would be quite typical Labour, and there might be a few who are feeling a backlash from angry constituency parties who still support Corbyn (though many MPs report that their own CLPs have passed motions of no confidence in the leader too). (more...)
ND Health Dept.: First case of West Nile virus reported
- July 09, 2016

But officials say steps to protect yourself from the virus should be taken. In Illinois, seven people were killed by West Nile disease previous year, and a total of 72 people were reported infected, according to the U.S. Limit the number of places around your home for mosquitoes to breed by either draining or discarding items that hold water. Eliminate all sources of standing water on your property, including flower pots, old auto tires, clogged rain gutters, and pet bowls. (more...)
US Rep. Tim Murphy sees his mental health legislation pass in House US Rep. Tim Murphy sees his mental health legislation pass in House
- July 09, 2016

U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), the vice chairwoman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, said that while one in five Americans face mental illness, the current state of mental health care has left many behind. "It will aid families, and provide comfort and relief to those who are struggling". It creates the position of Assistant Secretary of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Disorders, establishes grant funding for community treatment teams and authorizes funding for the assisted ... (more...)
Dallas gun-rights activist says he was defamed by police ID
- July 09, 2016

The suspect said he wasn't affiliated with any groups and worked alone, Brown said. Johnson had no criminal record, police said. FBI investigators look over the crime scene in Dallas, Texas, U.S. Paul, MN. The aftermath of the shooting was livestreamed in a widely shared Facebook video. Another incident occurred in Missouri, when a driver shot an officer at a traffic stop after his back was turned. (more...)
Wade: Decision to leave Heat for Bulls still 'surreal' Wade: Decision to leave Heat for Bulls still 'surreal'
- July 09, 2016

Dwyane Wade , a three-time National Basketball Association (NBA) champion with the Miami Heat, is set to join his hometown team the Chicago Bulls following 13 seasons with the Heat. We know where he belongs ... I mean, I try and do that shit too, but I'm not making millions and millions of dollars a year. Coach Fred Hoiberg's freewheeling offense will now get Wade and Rondo, who is three years older than Rose. (more...)