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Bihar Encephalitis Deaths Reach 73, Minister To Visit Today: 10 Points Bihar Encephalitis Deaths Reach 73, Minister To Visit Today: 10 Points
- Июня 16, 2019

Of the total number of fatalities, 55 deaths have been reported at the city's Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital and the remaining 11 at the famous Kejriwal Hospital in Juran Chhapra area. Many Researchers have linked the spread of the disease to the lychee fruit and there are some among them who consider heat as a factor also. Health Department's Principal Secretary Sanjay Kumar had earlier said the disease has affected 222 blocks of 12 districts especially Muzaffarpur, Vaishali, ... (more...)
Iran a 'nation of terror,' was behind tanker attacks Iran a 'nation of terror,' was behind tanker attacks
- Июня 16, 2019

After the attack, the Front Altair burned for hours, sending up long clouds of thick, black smoke into the air. "I'm not looking to hurt that country, but they can't have a nuclear weapon", he said . It was being escorted by the US Navy, he said. The crew of a Japanese-owned tanker hit in an apparent attack in the Gulf of Oman saw a " flying object " before a second blast on board, the operator's head said Friday. (more...)
Russian poker star Lilya Novikova electrocuted in bath at home Russian poker star Lilya Novikova electrocuted in bath at home
- Июня 16, 2019

She had also previously been described as Russia's "most lovely poker player". An elderly neighbour found Novikova's body in the bath, after receiving an emergency call from Novikova's parents. Reports suggest she suffered a fatal electric shock while using a hair dryer in the flat, where she lived with her parents. Ms Novikova was also a keen cyclist, snowboarder, rower and boxer. (more...)
Storms With Locally Heavy Downpours Will Disrupt Outdoor Plans For Father's Day Storms With Locally Heavy Downpours Will Disrupt Outdoor Plans For Father's Day
- Июня 16, 2019

Those winds will die down leaving us with pleasant conditions for the opening of the College World Series here in Omaha. There is a chance of storms nearly everyday but have highlighted when the "better" chance of storms are in the 8 day forecast and even the days there are storms, they won't be all day washouts. (more...)
New York Halts Religious Vaccine Exemption New York Halts Religious Vaccine Exemption
- Июня 16, 2019

For weeks, public health experts have called on state legislators to outlaw religious exemptions for vaccines, anxious by the growing number of "anti-vaxxer" parents, who have been accused of using religious exemptions as a pretext not to vaccinate their children. (more...)
Phoenix police draw gun on couple after their daughter steals doll Phoenix police draw gun on couple after their daughter steals doll
- Июня 16, 2019

The woman, Harper, is heard crying and pleading with the officers that she's pregnant, and that she can't put her hands up because she's holding her baby. Once Harper exited the auto with their children, the officer lowered then holstered his weapon. The man was cuffed while being held to the ground by an officer, then lifted and shoved into a police auto. (more...)
Trump Faces Backlash Over Remark on Foreign Interference Trump Faces Backlash Over Remark on Foreign Interference
- Июня 16, 2019

He continued: "But of course you do that. You couldn't have that happen with our country". "He wants to distract you from the fact that he said this". In a pointed tweet, Federal Election Commission chairwoman Ellen Weintraub clarified the rules. The president claimed he'd heard "a lot of support" for those comments, although he did not mention from whom. (more...)
Brain disease linked to lychee toxins kills almost 50 children in India Brain disease linked to lychee toxins kills almost 50 children in India
- Июня 16, 2019

All the victims have fallen prey to hypoglycemia, a condition caused by a very low level of blood sugar and electrolyte imbalance, officials said. Despite a dip in temperature no relief came in for infants as death toll has risen to 65 with three more kids dying in Shri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH). (more...)
SC father who killed his 5 kids sentenced to death SC father who killed his 5 kids sentenced to death
- Июня 16, 2019

Timothy Jones, 37 was convicted of the murders of Merah, 8; Elias, 7; Nahtahn, 6; Gabriel, 2; and Abigail, 1 at their mobile home in 2014 before driving their decomposing bodies through several U.S. "He sentenced his kids to death", Hubbard said. The mother of five children who were killed by their father stunned a SC courtroom Tuesday by asking the jury to spare her ex-husband's life. (more...)
Twitter removes, archives thousand of accounts tied to Iran Twitter removes, archives thousand of accounts tied to Iran
- Июня 16, 2019

The company also suspended 130 accounts linked back to Spain, which it discovered were directly associated with the Catalan independence movement, spreading content about the Catalan referendum. "Our site integrity team is dedicated to identifying and investigating suspected platform manipulation on Twitter, including potential state-backed activity". (more...)
Not just moms, even dads are shamed, reveals survey Not just moms, even dads are shamed, reveals survey
- Июня 16, 2019

For over a quarter of fathers polled, criticism made them feel less confident as a parent and 1 in 5 say it discourages them from being more involved in parenting. Fathers tended to rate themselves rather highly, with nine in every 10 saying that they thought dads typically did a good job at parenting. And in his success, my father remained steady - not letting the temptation of his new world get in the way of what he wanted in life - a happy family with a attractive wife (Mom, I know you ... (more...)
Trudeau plans to meet with Trump in Washington this month Trudeau plans to meet with Trump in Washington this month
- Июня 15, 2019

According to the Prime Minister's office, Trudeau "will be there to discuss the ratification of the new North American Free Trade Agreement with Trump". The Liberal government has rallied its allies to drum up support for Canada in its diplomatic row with China. As well, Trudeau plans to discuss the detention of Canadians Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig in China. (more...)
Field narrows to six in race to become British PM Field narrows to six in race to become British PM
- Июня 15, 2019

Less than half of businesses have Brexit plans, according to its figures, and only 4 per cent of those questioned said they would be using the extension period to pick up the pace. However, EU officials are working on the assumption that Mr Johnson will not insist on forcing through No Deal because this would trigger a no confidence vote by MPs and end his premiership. (more...)
8th Tourist Dies in Dominican Republic; Cops Eye Booze 8th Tourist Dies in Dominican Republic; Cops Eye Booze
- Июня 15, 2019

A Staten Island, N.Y., woman died this week while vacationing in the Dominican Republican, bringing the number of Americans who have died due to illness at resorts in the Caribbean country to seven this year. Day also reportedly suffered cerebral edema. Health inspectors from multiple agencies have also conducted extensive tests on pools, air conditioning units, food areas, and alcohol at two Bahia Principe resort where three visitors died and are awaiting the results. (more...)
Shooting reported at Costco in Southern California Shooting reported at Costco in Southern California
- Июня 15, 2019

The names of the adults injured have not been released. Lt. Jeff Edwards said the gunman was arguing with another man when he pulled out a weapon and fatally shot the man. Witnesses described terror and chaos as several shots rang out. "An employee came in and helped us out through the emergency exit". "I thought maybe someone dropped a bottle of wine, but then I kept hearing shots", witness Will Lungo told the Riverside Press-Enterprise . (more...)
U.S. doubled number of asylum seekers sent to Mexico daily U.S. doubled number of asylum seekers sent to Mexico daily
- Июня 15, 2019

The program, known as Remain in Mexico, now operates in Tijuana, Mexicali and Ciudad Juarez. "He is doing a very nice job, we're going to see, I've got to get used to him, because its a very important thing to me, the border", he said. That group was made up entirely of people from Central America, Guatemala , Honduras and El Salvador, 900 members of family units, 60 unaccompanied children and just a few single adults. (more...)
Confessed Ortiz shooter: 'It wasn't supposed to be David' Confessed Ortiz shooter: 'It wasn't supposed to be David'
- Июня 15, 2019

Pennsylvania authorities released a mug shot of Rivas-Clase that strongly resembles the suspect in an image provided by Dominican authorities , who provided the same name but without the hyphen listed in US court documents. Police say that they are continuing to investigate and that more people could be taken into custody. "David remains in guarded condition in the surgical intensive care unit following his second surgery". (more...)
Two dead after light aircraft crashes in Co Kildare Two dead after light aircraft crashes in Co Kildare
- Июня 15, 2019

The wreckage of the plane was found at about 04:30 local time on Friday after a search by police and the Irish Coast Guard helicopter. The men's bodies have been taken to the mortuary in Naas General Hospital. According to reports, the aircraft departed from Kilrush Airfield, Co Kildare on Thursday night and a search was launched after it failed to return. (more...)
Mnuchin on solid ground in withholding Trump tax returns - Justice Department
- Июня 15, 2019

Chairman Neal claimed in his initial demand that the Committee was "considering legislative proposals and conducting oversight related to our Federal tax laws, including, but not limited to, the extent to which the IRS audits and enforces the Federal tax laws against a President". (more...)
Tankers struck near Strait of Hormuz amid Iran-US tensions Tankers struck near Strait of Hormuz amid Iran-US tensions
- Июня 15, 2019

On Thursday night, U.S. Central Command spokesman Bill Urban released a video of what the U.S. military said was an Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corp Gashti Class patrol boat approaching the Kokuka Courageous "and was observed and recorded removing (an) unexploded limpet mine from the M/T Kokuka Courageous ". (more...)