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Jan 21 2016

CDC issues interim Zika guidelines for pregnant women

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said doctors should ask pregnant women about their travel and certain symptoms. The interim guidelines, released Tu...

Jan 21 2016

New mosquito-borne virus in Brazil linked to thousands of birth defects

The Zika virus is caused by the Aedes mosquito. Confirmed cases of the Zika virus have been reported in four states , health officials said, as concerns over the mosq...

Jan 21 2016

1% people control world's wealth

The wealthiest 62 people own as much as half the world's population, as the super-rich have grown richer and the poor poorer, according to worldwide charity Oxfam . Oxf...

Jan 21 2016

Cases of Zika Virus Confirmed in Miami-Dade: Health Officials

It is not transmitted from person to person. Park said neither the baby nor the mother are infectious, and there was never a risk of transmission in Hawaii. The health ...

Jan 21 2016

Oculus founder Palmer Luckey will be sued for breach of contract

Luckey signed a confidentiality agreement, according to the lawsuit filed previous year. The lawsuit is named Total Recall Technologies vs. Palmer Lucky and Oculus VR in ...

Jan 21 2016

FAU poll: Donald Trump has big lead over opponents in Florida

Donald Trump has expanded his polling lead in New Hampshire to a commanding 20% margin over senator Ted Cruz of Texas, as the Republican presidential frontrunner's mo...

Jan 21 2016

What you should know about Zika virus

Colombian officials reported Wednesday that over 13,5000 cases of the mosquito-transmitted zika virus have been detected and the number of affected people in the countr...

Jan 21 2016

Two Pregnant Women in Illinois Test Positive for Zika Virus

It is believed that Zika virus caused the brain damage of more than 3,500 babies born in these areas. The CDC said areas pregnant women should not travel include Br...

Jan 21 2016

North Korean leader calls for bolstering nuclear capability

Relations between North and South Korea escalated since Pyongyang's January 6 hydrogen bomb test. While experts have cast doubt on the test's authenticity, several stat...

Jan 21 2016

Iran: US sanctions over missile test are illegal

Asked about conservative voices within Iran, he said: "Iran is not a monolith, I think Americans would recognize that... just like the United States is not". Another rele...

Jan 21 2016

Hillary Clinton in Houston to attend fundraiser

Its results suggest the independent socialist senator from Vermont has widened his lead over Hillary Clinton , the Democrat front-runner, by 10 points since last Novembe...

Jan 21 2016

Clinton embrace of Obama holds risks for election

Bernie Sanders is topping Hillary Clinton by 27 points in New Hampshire - his biggest lead yet - in a poll out Tuesday. And on that issue, voters in New Hampshire si...

Jan 21 2016

Sanders outperforms Clinton against GOP in NH, poll says

Business & Economics Polling Initiative (BEPO) released a poll looking at the Democratic presidential primary and shows Clinton retains a strong lead over Sanders tho...

Jan 21 2016

Sanders Gives Clinton a 'Nightmare' Scenario in NH

Though former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton remains the front-runner, it is now becoming clear that she'll be facing a tough fight from Mr Bernie Sanders , a junior...

Jan 21 2016

Michigan Governor: 'I will fix' Flint water crisis

Governor Snyder is asking lawmakers for $28 million to meet emergency needs in Flint, including getting water filters and helping with unpaid water bills. He has faced ca...

Jan 21 2016

After Kiku Sharda, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh finds himself in legal soup!

According to reports in ETV, Hindu Student Federation filed the complaint. Dera chief has landed in soup for hurting religious sentiments by dressing up as Lord Vishnu ...

Jan 21 2016

Judge to hear motion to force officer testimony in Gray case

The trial of three Baltimore police officers facing charges over the death of Freddie Gray can resume in February, after a judge denied a motion on Wednesday to compel a ...

Jan 21 2016

USA gov't warns pregnant women against travel to countries with Zika virus

It's impossible at this point to say how long the travel advice will remain in effect, Dr. Lyle Petersen, director of the CDC's division of vector-borne diseases, said...

Jan 21 2016

Bernie Sanders campaign slams Human Rights Campaign over Hillary Clinton

A few hours before appearing on Maddow , Sanders tweeted a pro-choice message that he deleted following the backlash against his Planned Parenthood remarks. Are the HR...

Jan 21 2016

Sheriff: Armed group needs to 'pick up and go'

In southeastern OR, the Burns Paiute and the other Northern Paiute tribes possess unceded claims to what was once a 1.78-million-acre reservation called the Malheur India...