Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Pope: not right to talk about a 'violent, terrorist' Islam

Hundreds of thousands of people had streamed to the grassy site on Saturday with folding chairs, sleeping bags, umbrellas and sun-hats. "Others want war", the pope said . Unless those who call themselves Christians live to serve, their lives serve n...

CDC warns pregnant women against Zika-stricken part of Miami CDC warns pregnant women against Zika-stricken part of Miami

CERT teams are a key part of the CDC's national Zika plan and are meant to help local officials track and contain the virus. The CDC said women who are considering becoming pregnant can travel to the affected area, but health officials recommen...

Republicans declare support for Khans in spat with Trump Republicans declare support for Khans in spat with Trump

In an open letter , 23 families who have lost their sons in war, known as "Gold Star" families, described Trump as cheapening their sacrifice and called for him to apologise. Pence moved quickly in his statement to criticizing U.S. President Barack ...

CDC: Mosquito Eradication Difficult in Miami Neighborhood

That being said, it is still very critical that Congress approve a federal Zika aid package as quickly as possible. "Their team will consist of public health experts whose role is to augment our response efforts to confirmed local transmissions of th...

LEADING OFF: O's Vs Jays for 1st Place, Davis Goes for MRI

Alvarez's blast was his first homer against a left-hander this season and just his fourth hit in 25 at bats against lefties this season. "We're starting to play some good baseball, and that's really what it comes down to, playing good baseball at t...

Trump suggests US accept Russia's annexation of Crimea

In an interview broadcast on Sunday on ABC's "This Week", Trump suggested that the people of Crimea would rather be part of Russian Federation. Trump hasn't repudiated North Atlantic Treaty Organisation outright (yet) but he's called it "obsolete...

Wildfire near Big Sur destroys 57 homes

California Fire spokesman Daniel Berlant warned that the blaze is burning through many dead trees. California state fire officials say some of the 300 homes under evacuation orders have been damaged by the blaze on Sunday, but they couldn't immed...

Governor: 14 Florida Zika Cases Likely Caused By Mosquito

On Friday , the United Kingdom's Department of Health added Florida to its list of Zika-affected areas, stating there is a "moderate risk" of Zika transmission across the state. The state said it began investigating its first suspected case of local...

Yanks deal Beltran to Rangers for former 1st-round pick Yanks deal Beltran to Rangers for former 1st-round pick

But despite the reported interest linked to Beltran, particularly by the Rangers and Indians - and now the Red Sox of all teams, he remains a Yankee for now and possibly through 2017. With a few hours remaining before today's 4 p.m. non-waiver trade ...

Texas balloon pilot had been arrested for DWI in 2000

The hot air balloon pilot involved in Saturday's fatal crash in Texas had at least four drunken-driving convictions in Missouri. A photo posted on social media apparently depicting the accident showed a balloon in the air with huge flames spurt...

Donald Trump: Russia hacking comments were 'sarcastic'

Putin must think he has a new best friend. Americans can judge for themselves whether Trump was kidding about inviting a hostile foreign nation to cyberspy and interfere with the presidential race. "She doesn't know how to win...I had a flawless ...

Spokesman for Rio Olympics: Athletes can compete in safety

Australia's chef de mission Kitty Chiller unknowingly saw three people leaving with Australian shirts - created to combat the Zika virus - but thought they were fire officers. She said she had received no reports of problems at any of the trainin...

5 dead as Russian Federation helicopter shot down in Syria 5 dead as Russian Federation helicopter shot down in Syria

Around 40 km north-east of the crash site, opposition groups are staging an offensive to break a regime siege on opposition-held parts of eastern Aleppo city. The clashes are part of an assault launched Sunday to try to ease a government siege of t...

Labour's Great Grimsby constituency nominates Owen Smith for next party leader Labour's Great Grimsby constituency nominates Owen Smith for next party leader

If Corbyn is leading Labour in the right direction then challenging his leadership feels like an awfully odd move on Smith's behalf. Labour MPs have criticised Jeremy Corbyn for rejecting an invite to take on his challenger Owen Smith in a leader...

Philippines Communist group now issues unilateral truce Philippines Communist group now issues unilateral truce

Sulong CARHRIHL is a network of 59 organizations throughout the country which has been advocating for a peaceful resolution to the almost five-decade Maoist rebellion. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte declared the unilateral ceasefire against the rebels...

Accused burglar dies after being tied to tree, AL.com reports Accused burglar dies after being tied to tree, AL.com reports

To make it seem like no one was home, the sheriff said, Johnson hid his vehicle down at a neighbor's house. Shortly before midnight, Johnson told authorities he heard a knock at the front door, which he did not answer. However, when sheriff's dep...

Hillary Clinton Is Probably Getting A Convention Bounce In The Polls Hillary Clinton Is Probably Getting A Convention Bounce In The Polls

He added: "Sure those are sacrifices". Trump broke a major American political and societal taboo over the weekend when he engaged in an emotionally-charged feud with Khizr and Ghazala Khan, the bereaved parents of a decorated Muslim Army captain ki...

Child dies a day after being named honorary Marine Child dies a day after being named honorary Marine

A ceremony was held at Camp Pendleton on Saturday as Wyatt's parents watched he was bestowed into the Marine brotherhood. Aicardi-Goutieres affects the brain, the immune system and the skin. Gillette is only the 96th person to receive the honor sin...

Former chief ministers are not entitled to government homes, rules Supreme Court Former chief ministers are not entitled to government homes, rules Supreme Court

ND Tiwari, Kalyan Singh, Rajnath Singh and Ram Naresh Yadav are among the six former UP-CMs who have been directed to give up government accommodation. Moreover, the position of the chief minister and the Cabinet ministers of the state can not stand ...

Typhoon Nida heads toward HK, Guangzhou Typhoon Nida heads toward HK, Guangzhou

Typhoon Nida is expected to land in Guangdong Province early tomorrow, probably around the Pearl River Delta, state-run Xinhua news agency reported . As winds strengthened, the Hong Kong Observatory, said it would consider issuing the No8 signal b...

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