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Mother Pulls Mountain Lion off Her 5-Year-Old Son

The man told dispatcher he was driving his son to the hospital and disconnected the phone. The boy was taken to Denver hospital in "fair" condition. A small boy has his mother to thank after she rescued him from a mountain lion when he was playin...

Rio's Governor Declares 'State Of Calamity' Ahead Of Olympic Games

The governor said that the fall in oil prices have abruptly diminished the state's revenues. Brazil has been hit with its worst recession since the 1930s and has been gripped by a political crisis, which led to the suspension of President Dilma ...

CDC: 3 babies with Zika-linked birth defects born in US

There's been no local spread of Zika in the U.S. It could also create pregnancy complications such as miscarriages or stillbirths. Women in Puerto Rico give birth to about 32,000 babies a year. But the study also found troubling cases of severe b...

Hot and dry the next couple of days

Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Wednesday Night: Muggy and mostly clear. More sunshine and temperatures falling back closer to average for this time of year ...

First Oklahoma case of West Nile confirmed

Two mosquito pools have tested positive in Dawson County. In 2015, there were 275 human cases of West Nile illness in Texas, including 16 deaths. Nebraska has had the West Nile Virus since the early 2000s and in the first couple years, the number...

Disney CEO speaks with family of boy killed by gator

The boy's father rushed into the water after the alligator struck and struggled to release his child from the alligator's grip, Williamson said. Members of the Orange County Sheriff's Office dive team located the body around 1:45 p.m. Orange County...

CDC: 3 babies born in US with birth defects caused by Zika

If local infections on USA soil do occur, then the CDC officials will go to the area and destroy the mosquito-breeding sites. The Zika virus arrived in Brazil one year ago. On Tuesday, the World Health Organisation (WHO) reported "an observed inc...

Elka Desjardins knew Brenda McCool from beauty school

Ada Pressley , McCool's sister-in-law, said McCool died protecting her son. Her son is alive, and that's what she wanted more than anything. Rodriguez notes Marquez McCool was also looking forward to restarting her marriage with her husband, who sh...

FDA approves stomach-draining device for obese

The device was developed by King of Prussia, Pennsylvania-based company Aspire Bariatrics . The device has been the subject of controversy and humor, and was featured by Stephen Colbert on the Late Show in October. Side effects include initial ...

FDA inspectors find evidence of Listeria at Whole Foods kitchen

Whole Foods must provide such documentation to FDA by late June. LOS ANGELES U.S. food safety regulators have warned Whole Foods Market Inc that inspections at the grocer's Everett, Massachusetts, plant turned up violations that could result in ...

Duchess of Cambridge on red alert!

Dressed head-to-toe in pink , the 13-month-old looked adorable as ever, but the designer of her pretty dress remains a mystery. Beside her was two-year-old brother George (who reached this same milestone last year) and, of course, her great-grandpare...

AAP Blames Modi Govt For Rejecting Parliamentary Secretaries Bill

He said no MLA was given a single paisa, auto or bungalow in their capacity as Parliamentary Secretary and said they were giving services for free. "Modiji says neither will work nor will allow to work", Kejriwal said. The very fact that Kejriwal...

Gay men limited as blood donors for Orlando club victims

According to the revision, men who have sex with other men can now only donate blood if they've been celibate for a full year prior to donation. Schools, which provide a substantial donor base, are out; donors are on vacation; and this year, blood ba...

Officials In Dallas County Report 7th Case Of Zika Virus

Already there are 3 treatments approved that target the PD-1 protein, and with 5 similar medicines in development, one FDA regulator feels resources might be better spent looking at more novel drugs, reported Reuters . "For those traveling to countr...

Italy's ex-premier Berlusconi undergoes heart surgery

Media mogul Silvio Berlusconi, who served three times as Italian premier, was undergoing heart surgery Tuesday at a Milan hospital. After the operation, 79-year-old Berlusconi will spend several days in an intensive care unit and will then underg...

Chick-fil-A opens doors on Sunday following tragedy

Chick-fil-A is famously closed on Sundays. "Thank you for the outpouring of love for the people of Orlando in light of the terrible terror experienced Sunday morning", one customer wrote on Chick-fil-A's Facebook page . A handful of workers passed...

Angels' Mike Trout expected to be OK after taking pitch to hand

The 30-year-old switch hitter collected hits in six of his past eight games, and is batting.323 (10-for-31) with three home runs, seven RBIs and seven runs scoring during that span. Indians: 3B Juan Uribe left the field on a cart in the fourth inning...

Gov. Pete Ricketts urge public to remain vigilant on escaped Inmate

Dixon is being held in a secure location as the investigation continues. He does not have any distinguishing marks or tattoos and could be wearing his hair in cornrows or pulled back. The 21-year-old was treated and released; her mother stayed in the...

United Blood Services calls for local donors after Orlando shooting

Food & Drug Administration and accredited by AABB. Those who wish to give blood in the coming weeks and months can make an appointment using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, by visiting www.redcrossblood.org, or by calling 1-800-RED CROSS.

US Muslim activist group CAIR to hold news conference Sunday

Hopper says agents determined that contact was minimal and did not constitute a substantive relationship or a threat at that time. For now, we can say for certain that we need to redouble our efforts to defend our country from threats at home a...

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Hurricane Fernanda weakens to Cat. 2 storm in E. Pacific

Tropical storm conditions are expected in the warning area by late Tuesday and Tuesday night. A tropical storm watch was in effect for Barbados, St. The Atmospheric Infrared Soun...

Jagga Jasoos Box-Office Collection : It earns Decent amount on Opening day

Disney India's comedy-musical Jagga Jasoos is made on a budget of Rs 110 crore. According to a Bollywood Hungama report, War for the Planet of the Apes earned Rs 2.20 crore o...

Meningitis B vaccines may fight the rise of super-gonorrhoea

Evidence from a mass vaccination campaign for an outbreak of bacterial meningitis in New Zealand had unexpected results: reduced rates of the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhe...

The First Gonorrhoea Vaccine May Be On The Horizon

A vaccine targeting the specific strain of bacteria causing meningococcal disease in the New Zealand outbreak was eventually "developed in a collaboration between Chiron Vaccines...

House leader: Revenue vote now set for weekend

Lawmakers will be in session Saturday to take up the final pieces of what could be a $5 billion tax increase to pay for a $36.5 billion spending bill, and Republicans are lining up...

Want to know which Tour de France stages will decide the race?

Australian Richie Porte yesterday dismissed talk of him being the Tour de France favourite as mind games by rival Chris Froome's Sky team . "I think it could be free for a...

Over 100 People End Their Lives Under California's "Right To Die" Law

The report found that 21 people died of underlying causes, while outcomes were undetermined for 59 individuals who received prescriptions . Of that group, only 111 had taken the p...

House Republicans Applaud Passage Of Bills Cracking Down On Sanctuary Cities

House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) told reporters earlier this week that the bill's aim of cracking down on state and local governments for releasing illegal immigrants earl...

There Could Be A Link Between Car Wrecks And Marijuana

The institute compared collision claims before and after legalisation, with collision claim rates of comparable states where marijuana is still illegal, to determine whether collis...

Gorkhaland stir: Paramilitary jawan, GJM supporter die in fresh violence

However, Amar Rai said his son has no political affiliations and he was released later. A vehicle was also set on fire. The situation in Darjeeling continues to remain volatile...

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Trump's new Cuba policy restricts tourism, military business

Trump's new Cuba policy restricts tourism, military business

And Americans can still self-certify under a general license that they are traveling to Cuba for legitimate reasons. On Friday, President Trump travels to Miami to announce h...

British Prime Minister Theresa May's top aides resign after election fiasco

British Prime Minister Theresa May's top aides resign after election fiasco

With the results in from all 650 constituencies, the Conservatives won 318 seats - down from 331 at the 2015 election - while Labour was on 262, up from 229. Further, May will re...

House Oks bill to expand off-track betting

House Oks bill to expand off-track betting

The bill, which already passed in the Senate, now heads to Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy . Aresimowicz says the bill allows Sportech to have eight more off-track betting lice...

Sushma Swaraj rubbishes Donald Trump's claim, says Paris accord not for money

Sushma Swaraj rubbishes Donald Trump's claim, says Paris accord not for money

The signing of the Paris agreement (on climate) by India was under no pressure, or greed or fear. Citing India's ethos and cultural heritage, Swaraj said that this commitment...

Special session called to tackle economic programs, public education funding

Special session called to tackle economic programs, public education funding

Scott proposed $85 million for Enterprise Florida to use for business incentives, but lawmakers did not provide any of that funding. Though lawmakers insist they will pass legisl...