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West Nile Virus in Brunswick County? Well, maybe not!

West Nile Virus in Brunswick County? Well, maybe not!

The Green River District Health Department has confirmed the presence of mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus in Daviess County. This is the first human case identified in Lucas County this year ...

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DNA Proves Viking Warriors Were Women, Scientists Say

DNA Proves Viking Warriors Were Women, Scientists Say

By analyzing the nuclear DNA and strontium isotopes of an individual buried at a well-known warrior's grave from the Viking Age, researchers from the University of Uppsala have confirmed that the skel...

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Myanmar rejects ceasefire by Rohingya insurgents

Myanmar rejects ceasefire by Rohingya insurgents

Aung San Suu Kyi's government has come in for strong worldwide criticism over the military's treatment of the Rohingya - including the alleged laying of mines along the border to prevent those who ...

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Bangladesh to allocate 2500 acres of land for fleeing Rohingyas

Bangladesh to allocate 2500 acres of land for fleeing Rohingyas

The Myanmar government said 421 people had died. He requested the worldwide community to help Bangladesh with urgent humanitarian assistance to address the current crisis and transport the Rohingy...

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Burnley 1 Crystal Palace 0

Burnley 1 Crystal Palace 0

Palace were left stunned at the end of last season when Sam Allardyce chose to draw the curtains on his managerial career. Dyche confirmed first-choice goalkeeper Tom Heaton had suffered a suspec...

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Why you should take a minute to change a life

Why you should take a minute to change a life

World Health Organization cites growing evidence that the media can play a significant role in preventing suicide by reporting responsibly on these tragedies. Walk in to Hendrix for on-the-spot cou...

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South Africa's Tutu asks Myanmar's Suu Kyi to help Rohingya

South Africa's Tutu asks Myanmar's Suu Kyi to help Rohingya

They were overwhelmed when Suu Kyi got the Noble Prize. While her English husband and her sons returned to Britain she formed the National League for Democracy (NLD). "The military considers this a so...

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Category 5 Hurricane Irma nears Antigua

Category 5 Hurricane Irma nears Antigua

Rick Scott said on NBC. By Thursday morning, the center of the storm was about 110 miles (180 kilometers) north of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, and was moving west-northwest near 17 mph (28 kph)....

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Deadline for filing of GSTR-1 extended till Oct 10

Deadline for filing of GSTR-1 extended till Oct 10

GST cess on large cars increased by 5% to now 20%. Recently, the GST Council had taken to increase the cess on luxury cars from 15% to 25%. This will replace the earlier 10% increase affected in t...

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Terrorists attack police party in J&K; one cop martyred, 2 injured

Terrorists attack police party in J&K; one cop martyred, 2 injured

Barely a few hours after militants attacked a police party in south Kashmir's Anantnag district on Saturday, one militant was gunned down by the security forces during a gunbattle in Shopian distric...

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Delhi: 5-Year-Old Girl Raped Inside School, Government Orders Magisterial Probe

Delhi: 5-Year-Old Girl Raped Inside School, Government Orders Magisterial Probe

The girl told her parent's that Vikas had assaulted her while she had gone to relieve herself. According to the Newspaper, Vikas was arrested after he matched the girl's description of a "man wearin...

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Attorney general warns of 'deadly' pills

Attorney general warns of 'deadly' pills

Bob Ferguson, who earlier this year sued Trump over a travel ban affecting mostly Muslim nations, said at a news conference Wednesday that 11 states and the District of Columbia were involved in the...

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More West Nile Found In Pittsfield; Spraying Scheduled

More West Nile Found In Pittsfield; Spraying Scheduled

Director of Environment Health, Todd Marshall, says "Recent floods have increased the number of mosquitoes in our community". "West Nile Virus was identified in an adult Ochlerotatus dupreei , a sp...

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Handheld device identifies cancer within ten seconds

Handheld device identifies cancer within ten seconds

Science Translation Medicine published tests which suggest this technology is accurate 96% of the time. "If you talk to cancer patients after surgery, one of the first things many will say is '...

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Hurricane Irma: Should Congress reform, renew flood insurance?

Hurricane Irma: Should Congress reform, renew flood insurance?

Stephen Ellis, the vice president of the Taxpayers for Common Sense, a longtime champion of comprehensive reform. The state has about a third of the country's 5 million policies. The National Flood I...

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First Hearing for Suspects in 4 Pa. Farm Slayings

First Hearing for Suspects in 4 Pa. Farm Slayings

McDonough, who took a statement from Kratz at the time of his arrest, said the defendant repeatedly referred to the killings as a "massacre". Although Dinardo has described Kratz as his cousin, Krat...

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Georgia governor issues mandatory evacuations for areas east of I-95

Georgia governor issues mandatory evacuations for areas east of I-95

The powerful storm, now at Category 5 , is expected to reach SC late Monday. Powerful Category 5 Hurricane Irma already was pushing into the Caribbean and approaching Florida on Wednesday when it...

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Huawei overtakes Apple to become second largest smartphone maker

Huawei overtakes Apple to become second largest smartphone maker

Huawei's success may in part be due to its consistent investment in research and development, combined with aggressive marketing and sales channel expansion, according to Peter Richardson, Counterpoi...

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Engine, Power Coach Of Delhi-Rajdhani Express Derails Near Minto Bridge

Engine, Power Coach Of Delhi-Rajdhani Express Derails Near Minto Bridge

In another instance, two wheels of a departmental material wagon derailed in the Dahanu yard of Western Railway, but did not affect services on the main lines between Mumbai-Ahmedabad and Mumbai-Delhi...

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Dennis Rodman does karaoke with Kim Jong

Dennis Rodman does karaoke with Kim Jong

With Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un locked in a nerve-racking war of words that's edging the world ever closer to nuclear catastrophe, a relatively sane voice has emerged and offered to "straighten th...

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Manson follower Leslie Van Houten granted parole by CA board

Manson follower Leslie Van Houten granted parole by CA board

A woman who was convicted along with other members of Charles Manson's cult in the 1969 killings of Leno and Reosemary LaBianca was granted parole suitability Wednesday, and after a review process...

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Rare malaria case causes death of young girl in Italy

Rare malaria case causes death of young girl in Italy

A flight could have brought it in. She had been on a holiday with her parents near Venice. "It seems that the girl may have picked up malaria in hospital in Trento and that would be a very serious...

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Liechtenstein 0-8 Spain — World Cup Qualifiers

Liechtenstein 0-8 Spain — World Cup Qualifiers

Only the nine group winners automatically advance from European qualifying, with the eight best runners-up going to a playoff round. And Spain now need to win just won of their remaining two games...

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Supreme Court to hear 13-year-old rape survivor's plea for abortion

Supreme Court to hear 13-year-old rape survivor's plea for abortion

Under India's Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, abortion is only permitted until a fetus is 20 weeks old. In the hearing, the rape survivor's counsel, advocate Sneha Mukherjee, said that the k...

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Florida sheriff promises a

Florida sheriff promises a "safe" shelter for those with outstanding warrants: prison

A Florida sheriff has created a storm of his own after tweeting that his deputies would be arresting and incarcerating anyone with open warrants who sought shelter from Hurricane Irma . Confused and...

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United Nations accuses Assad of war crimes

United Nations accuses Assad of war crimes

The UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria noted that it was strongly concerned about the impact of US-led coalition airstrikes on civilians in Islamic State-held areas. The US launched a retaliatory cruis...

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First West Nile virus death confirmed in Larimer County

First West Nile virus death confirmed in Larimer County

Most people infected with West Nile virus have no symptoms. However, through the study conducted by Giordano and Hunter, there appears to be a strong probability that an epidemic will likely happen, w...

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Colombia vs Brazil live streaming free

Colombia vs Brazil live streaming free

A win over already-qualified Brazil would strengthened their grip on an automatic qualifying place, but that is no easy task for Jose Pekerman's side against a team they have only beaten once since ...

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Scotland plans bottle deposit scheme

Scotland plans bottle deposit scheme

Unveiling the move yesterday , First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the road would demonstrate that electric vehicles offer important advantages to motorists in rural, as well as urban, Scotland. ...

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Zika Virus Targets and Kills Brain Cancer Stem Cells

Zika Virus Targets and Kills Brain Cancer Stem Cells

The researchers also conducted studies of the virus using brain tissue from epilepsy patients that showed the virus does not infect non-cancerous brain cells. This research team observed that glioblas...

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