Sunday July 23-rd, 2017

Bird flu suspected at Alabama poultry farms Bird flu suspected at Alabama poultry farms

Samples from both premises were sent to the USDA National Veterinary Services Laboratories in Ames, Iowa, to be tested for the virus. Reuters quotes Alabama State Veterinarian Tony Frazier as saying about 15,000 chickens, out of a flock of around 153...

Jack Russell loses the run of himself while competing in Crufts 2017 Jack Russell loses the run of himself while competing in Crufts 2017

The energetic pooch hopped right back up and sprinted through the rest of the obstacle course with lots of enthusiasm. The rescue dog who has now been re-homed was remembered for all the wrong reasons after he failed to take any instruction from Ka...

Syrian children faced worst year yet in 2016, United Nations says Syrian children faced worst year yet in 2016, United Nations says

At least 652 children were killed a year ago, up by 20 percent from 2015, the agency said. There were 87 attacks on schools or education personnel past year, and 225 children were killed at or near school. Another 1.7 million Syrian children are un...

Kremlin Says Putin CNN Documentary Is Kremlin Says Putin CNN Documentary Is "Hysterical" & "Often Complete Fiction"

Peskov said yesterday that without having seen the material, he considered that it would be naive to look for something outside the parameters of the anti-Russian hysteria that reigns in the last months in the United States. Peskov maintained that ...

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar's exclusive interview with India Today Goa CM Manohar Parrikar's exclusive interview with India Today

I wasn't justifying horse trading at all or making it seem virtuous: the fact is, in small state assemblies in particular, "jod-tod" is a dark, but inescapable part of the political landscape. But Parrikar, who has stepped down as defence minister to...

Suspect identified in Riverside Food 4 Less child abandonment case Suspect identified in Riverside Food 4 Less child abandonment case

Authorities say a woman of unknown race who appeared to be 20 to 30 years old walked into the store over the weekend with the child by her side. Colby Dee Mattsson was on the clock Sunday night at Food for Less in Riverside and noticed the mother...

CDC identifies risk of Zika virus transmission across three Florida counties CDC identifies risk of Zika virus transmission across three Florida counties

The organization has recommended that would-be parents "consider this potential risk" if using samples available in Miami-Dade, Palm Beach and Broward counties. The Food and Drug Administration regulates sperm donations, and previously advised sperm ...

Fillon placed under formal investigation Fillon placed under formal investigation

Fillon's lawyers have yet to comment on the developments. On Tuesday, a report in the newspaper Le Parisien alleged that the two Fillon children who had received public funds had subsequently transferred the money into their parents' personal acc...

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief calls on all members to reach defense spending target North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief calls on all members to reach defense spending target

But more than four-fifths of the countries that comprise the world's largest military alliance don't meet the target of spending 2 percent of their gross domestic product on defense. Trump has since reaffirmed support for the security alliance but in...

Man arrested after breaching White House grounds Man arrested after breaching White House grounds

President Trump was inside the White House at the time and on Saturday said he appreciated the Secret Service efforts and that the accused is disturbed. Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly was briefed on the incident. The intruder'...

Islam: EU court, Islamic veil can be banned in workplace Islam: EU court, Islamic veil can be banned in workplace

Critics called the ban a thinly veiled measure targeting Muslims. 'Whether this is a headscarf , cross or yarmulke it's vital that any employers who wish to do this ensure that they impose a blanket ban on all religious symbols, rather than one wh...

Winter Storm Moving Into Region Winter Storm Moving Into Region

More disruptions in Ontario were expected with Environment Canada forecasting a further 5 centimeters (2 inches) to 10 centimeters (4 inches) of snow during the day. Amounts closer to 30 centimetres are possible in the Hamilton to Niagara corridor, d...

Parliament must not have power to veto EU exit - Brexit minister

The second amendment on whether to hold a meaningful final vote on any deal after the conclusion of Brexit talks was voted down by 331 to 286, a majority of 45, in the Commons. Both houses backed the " Brexit bill " and after securing symbolic appr...

North Koreans living in Malaysia since 2014, says DPM

Malaysia's visit to North Korea in their AFC 2019 qualifying fixture is to be rearranged amid political troubles and safety fears. It has not publicly acknowledged him to be Kim Jong-nam, instead referring to him as Kim Chol. The incident sparked a d...

Ice house formed by strong winds, freezing temperatures in NY Ice house formed by strong winds, freezing temperatures in NY

A frigid windstorm last week in NY was strong enough to knock out power to tens of thousands of people. "Some are still without power". The house is located off the shore of Lake Ontario. His video of the house has received national news coverage a...

California police kill man with gas can in minivan California police kill man with gas can in minivan

It was the second fatal shooting by police in California's Orange County in a four-day period. Officers tried to arrest him when he reached behind his back and pulled out a knife, Lopez said. The Orange Fire Department uses a hose to flush a man from...

Tax returns can once again be filed electronically on CRA website Tax returns can once again be filed electronically on CRA website

In an e-mail statement to Global News Saturday night, spokesperson Patrick Samson says, "We are not aware of any unauthorized access to taxpayer information and we continue to monitor closely". If you question whether or not the CRA has received your...

Trump Administration Nearing Deadline to Present Evidence of Wiretapping by Obama Administration Trump Administration Nearing Deadline to Present Evidence of Wiretapping by Obama Administration

Without any evidence, the wiretapping allegation may be chalked up to distraction from Trump's multiple ties to Russian Federation. A congressional aide confirmed to The Hill that Schiff and Nunes made the request in a letter to the White House.

England can avoid another disaster against Ireland, says Danny Care England can avoid another disaster against Ireland, says Danny Care

Rob Howley's side had already suffered defeats to confirmed champions England and Scotland but a second victory in the competition means they will now travel to France for their final fixture with a second-place finish in their sights. "We are no...

Young girl dies after Harrisburg fire possibly started by hoverboard Young girl dies after Harrisburg fire possibly started by hoverboard

DeVoe had just left a funeral for a fellow firefighter and was on his way to a fire when the crash happened at the intersection of N. 14th and Walnut streets Friday night. Fire officials in Harrisburg said one victim jumped from a second-floor porch ...

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