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Major Cities Prepare for Massive Marches, Counterdemonstrations Across the Nation Today

Major Cities Prepare for Massive Marches, Counterdemonstrations Across the Nation Today Photos showed crowded streets in Boston of counter protesters, a much larger crowd than those holding the free speech rally, who reported they were "huddled" in a gazebo. The violence in Charlottesville triggered the biggest domestic crisis yet for Trump, who provoked ire across the political spectrum for not immediately condemning white nationalists and for praising "very fine people" on bot... [Full Article...]

United Nations : Children in conflict zones vulnerable to killing, rape

United Nations : Children in conflict zones vulnerable to killing, rape More than 8,300 people have been killed and 44,000 wounded since the Saudi-led coalition entered the Yemen war in 2015. The Saudi-led coalition began an air campaign in Yemen in March 2015 to defeat Iran-allied Houthi rebels. Sanaa and Hodeidah best serve the north, not Aden. O'Brien said that he was grieved that, in the past two years, despite his and his team's much effort, he has been "... [Full Article...]

Seoul looks to jumpstart diplomacy in N. Korea standoff

Seoul looks to jumpstart diplomacy in N. Korea standoff In July, Seoul reached out to North Korea by proposing high level talks in an effort to halt hostile activities along their joint border. "There's no equivalency", between North Korea's illegal nuclear and missile testing and the US's regularly scheduled, internationally monitored, and completely legal bilateral drills, according to Nauert. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom unemployment at four-decade low

United Kingdom unemployment at four-decade low The ONS also revealed today that United Kingdom unemployment hit its lowest level in 42 years but average earnings continued to lag behind earnings in Q2. "This is the fourth month in a row where wages have fallen behind the cost of living ". "Over the past year the rise in employment has been overwhelmingly driven by permanent and full-time jobs, as employers continue to invest in Britain's st... [Full Article...]

Boulder County Sheriff contracts West Nile Virus

Boulder County Sheriff contracts West Nile Virus In 2016, there were 17 human cases of West Nile Virus in OH, including two in Clermont County. The city just got word of the positive West Nile virus test on Tuesday, Corinne Marcou, an administrator with the Keene's health department, said. [Full Article...]

Diplomatic Relations With Cuba Deteriorating Rapidly

Diplomatic Relations With Cuba Deteriorating Rapidly It was not immediately clear what had happened, with spokeswoman Heather Nauert saying there were no "definitive answers about the source or cause". Further U.S. embassy. Nauert confirmed during Wednesday's briefing that the investigation is ongoing and authorities are still trying to determine what afflicted US Embassy staffers. [Full Article...]

BAT battered after USA call for nicotine reduction

BAT battered after USA call for nicotine reduction However, Myers criticized it as "a serious error" for the FDA to significantly delay critical deadlines for complying with the agency's 2016 rule establishing oversight of electronic cigarettes, cigars and other previously unregulated tobacco products. [Full Article...]

Blowing Candles on Birthdays Transfers Bacteria Over the Cake, Researchers Say

Blowing Candles on Birthdays Transfers Bacteria Over the Cake, Researchers Say Bacteria are everywhere and usually already present on the cake, but by blowing out the candles a person is able to contaminate the baked treat with illnesses that are transferred pathogenically such as the cold or the flu. While the team expected a high number of bacteria, Dawson said he was surprised how it varied from blow to blow. Our mouths are packed with bacteria - a lot of them are not h... [Full Article...]

Aisha Buhari encourages exclusive Breastfeeding for healthy babies

Aisha Buhari encourages exclusive Breastfeeding for healthy babies Breastfeeding women also have a reduced risk of infections, anemia, breast and ovarian cancer, type II diabetes, osteoporosis and heart disease. "Breastfeeding is one of the most effective - investments nations can make in the health of their youngest members and the future health of their economies and societies", said UNICEF Executive Director, Anthony Lake, according to the report. [Full Article...]

Hamburg supermarket attacker 'was known Islamist'

Hamburg supermarket attacker 'was known Islamist' Police said , the suspect, born in the United Arab Emirates, acted alone and was, later, overpowered by passersby. One of the group was hurt while they were overpowering the attacker, who was then arrested by police. His nationality is still being clarified, police said in a statement. Prosecutors said the attacker pulled a 20cm knife from a shelf at the supermarket and stabbed three people... [Full Article...]

British baby Charlie Gard at center of legal battle dies

British baby Charlie Gard at center of legal battle dies Following news of Charlie's death, Mr Pence tweeted: "Saddened to hear of the passing of Charlie Gard. Karen & I offer our prayers & condolences to his loving parents during this hard time". Alison Smith-Squire, a family spokeswoman, confirmed to The Associated Press that Charlie died Friday but no further details were released. For the parents of Charlie Gard , the harrowing and exhausting a... [Full Article...]

Girl with HIV in remission renews hope for new vaccine

Girl with HIV in remission renews hope for new vaccine Dr David Margolis, from the USA pharmaceutical company ViiV Healthcare - who led the LATTE-2 trial, said: " Adherence to medication remains an important challenge in HIV treatment ". How was the trial carried out? Two people wanted to stop getting the shots, which contain a mix of cabotegravir and rilpivirine. This was partly due to more HIV-infected pregnant women - 76 per cent previous year - ... [Full Article...]

Mum 'rubbed drugs into baby's gums to hide heroin addiction from doctors'

Mum 'rubbed drugs into baby's gums to hide heroin addiction from doctors' The drug scourge is also pushing a record number of children into foster care. Two months after the couple left the hospital, a security guard at Walmart in Elk Ridge, Utah , witnessed the 29-year-old Wilde pushing a shopping cart containing a auto seat holding his two-month-old daughter . [Full Article...]

Abbas: Palestinians will not accept metal detectors in Al-Aqsa

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu held a phone conversation on Friday with his Palestinian counterpart Riyad al-Malki about the recent tension after Israel imposed restrictions on the Al-Aqsa compound. "Jerusalem al-Quds is a red line", the regional organization's chief, Ahmed Abul Gheit, said in a statement released on Sunday, adding that "no Arab or Muslim will accept violations" against... [Full Article...]

Small Dog Rescued From House Fire in Bakersfield

Small Dog Rescued From House Fire in Bakersfield He was then reunited with his anxious owners, a married couple who were unharmed by the fire. The small breed dog was pulled from the interior unresponsive, with semi-agonal respirations, and as its concerned owner looked on, BFD Firefighters revived the pet using a specialized animal oxygen mask and high flow oxygen. [Full Article...]

US Navy to commission first Ford-class aircraft carrier CVN 78

US Navy to commission first Ford-class aircraft carrier CVN 78 Susan Ford Bales said that her father, who enlisted in the U.S. Navy months after the 1941 Pearl Harbor attack by Japan, had learned before his death in 2006, during the administration of George W. The next carrier in the Ford class, the USS John F. Kennedy (CVN 79), is scheduled to launch in 2020. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding , a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. [Full Article...]

'My girl's mad!' - U.S. striker Altidore bitten and has nipple twisted

'My girl's mad!' - U.S. striker Altidore bitten and has nipple twisted But Gonzalez threw himself at a tantalizing Michael Bradley delivery on a set piece from 40 yards out, the 6-foot-5 center back pounding a header through the arms of Salvadoran goalie Derby Carrillo and into the back of the net. Altidore fell to the ground before getting up to angrily confront Romero. Romero also twisted Altidore's nipple as he bit into the US star's shoulder. [Full Article...]

McConnell: Senate Will 'Defer' Vote On Republican Health Care Bill

McConnell: Senate Will 'Defer' Vote On Republican Health Care Bill The additional time is giving opponents a chance to organize more rallies, protests, call-in campaigns, mass emails, door-to-door canvassing and sit-ins at senators' Washington offices to pressure Republicans to vote against the a bill that is already in jeopardy. [Full Article...]

What Americans love and hate about Trump's presidency so far

What Americans love and hate about Trump's presidency so far President Donald Trump's six-month approval rating is the lowest of any president in the past 70 years . Despite Mr Trump's claims on the campaign trail to "make America great" on the world stage, the survey found 48 per cent believed the USA has actually been weakened. [Full Article...]

Army veteran's dying wish: Call or text me

Army veteran's dying wish: Call or text me They said there's nothing more they can do but try to make the 18-year Army veteran, who served in Iraq, comfortable. Hernandez's speech is failing and he can no longer see. So she reached out to Caregivers of Wounded Warriors, an advocacy group for caregivers, and the Arizona Veterans Forum posted his wish to Facebook , along with his phone number. [Full Article...]


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