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South Africa's Vodacom Group FY profit rises on customer growth

South Africa's Vodacom Group FY profit rises on customer growth Vodacom, on the other hand, will control 87.5 per cent stake in Vodafone Kenya, giving it indirect control of 35 per cent interest in Safaricom. The transaction, which has a value of 2.361 billion euros based on Vodacom's closing share price on May 12, will increase Vodafone's ownership in Vodacom to 70% from 65%. [Full Article...]

Next Cyber Attack 'Quite Likely On Monday', Security Expert Warns

A GLOBAL cyber attack that has struck computers across Europe and Asia is believed to have infected its first Australian business, the federal government says. Sixteen National Health Service organizations in the United Kingdom were hit, and some of those hospitals canceled outpatient appointments and told people to avoid emergency departments if possible. [Full Article...]

Caitlyn Jenner finds Trump 'disappointing' and is looking into entering politics

Caitlyn Jenner finds Trump 'disappointing' and is looking into entering politics The 83-year-old host clarified he was only asking to understand what the surgery was like for the former athlete. "But most, as far as getting the time and this and that to be able to do something like that - and what's between your legs doesn't define who you are", she continued. [Full Article...]

Love is the greatest gift a mother can give and receive

Love is the greatest gift a mother can give and receive I also have two moms as assistants, Sara and Kayla, and they are outstanding moms and caregivers. "It's a 24-hour job", explained Christy Savage of Vestavia Hills. And she won, for Grissom! The climax scene, where Radha lifts the gun and shoots her son is still considered one of the most , spine-chilling scenes ever shot in Indian films. [Full Article...]

California governor: More spending for schools, child care

California governor: More spending for schools, child care Obamacare has not been a success in California, but it has generally been less unsuccessful in the Golden State than elsewhere, partly because the Obama administration saw California's program as a flagship, and the program enjoys voters' support. [Full Article...]

Hepatitis C infections nearly triple in 5 years from heroin epidemic

Hepatitis C infections nearly triple in 5 years from heroin epidemic Even scarier? The CDC estimates that rates are actually much higher-about 34,000 new infections a year-and that many people don't know they have it. Last year, the agency reported a record number of fatalities from the virus occurred in 2014. In Wisconsin, cases of acute Hepatitis C have skyrocketed, going up 450 percent from 2011 to 2015. [Full Article...]

Measles in Crow Wing County and the cost of the outbreak

Measles in Crow Wing County and the cost of the outbreak The measure would guarantee the necessary doses of vaccines for the immunization of children in Romania. This outbreak and other infectious disease issues like multi-drug resistant TB and a rise in syphilis prompted Minnesota Health Commissioner Ed Ehlinger asked the state Legislature for $5 million for an emergency fund. [Full Article...]

Maryland clears 368 MW of offshore wind projects

Maryland clears 368 MW of offshore wind projects As proposed, the U.S. Wind offshore wind farm would cost about $1.375 billion to develop with 62 turbines about 12 to 15 miles off the Maryland coast. The Maryland General Assembly approved a regulatory framework for offshore wind in 2013, after repeated efforts by then-Gov. A picture from Cathie Associates visit to the US' first commercial offshore wind farm; Block Island. [Full Article...]

PewDiePie Discusses Mental Health Issues, Saying "It's Okay To Feel This Way"

Some days will be tougher than others. The Mental Health Foundation said that the results showed that the collective mental health of the United Kingdom was "deteriorating". They will be the first to notice if people change their behaviour or appearance, if they appear stressed or anxious or are taking more time off work sick. [Full Article...]

Rain in forecast through Sunday, when sun returns

Rain in forecast through Sunday, when sun returns Thursday Showers and thunderstorms likely. The sun will rise at 6:21:24 a.m. today and will set at 8:32:44 p.m. South, southeast wind 8 to 11 miles per hour. Westerly to south-westerly winds will blow. Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a south wind 8 to 13 miles per hour increasing to 15 to 20 miles per hour in the afternoon. [Full Article...]

Nigeria leader meets Chibok girls, leaves for medical trip

But according to lawyer Zannah Mustapha, who has acted as a mediator between the Nigerian government and the extremists, some of the girls rejected the opportunity to return home. They are now with government officials in Nigeria's capital Abuja , where they will be rehabilitated before returning to their parents, many of whom do not know whether their daughters are among those freed. [Full Article...]

Clark visits Northern BC for second time on campaign trail

Green Party leader Andrew Weaver made a sudden appearance outside the conference centre after the event, where he told reporters that his party isn't anxious about the New Democrats as their focus is on "inspiring" British Columbians. "There may be jobs happening at the coast but the jobs are not happening in our community", said Dorval. "It would be outstanding for the island, because finally... [Full Article...]

Branstad signs 20-week abortion ban, voter ID bill

Branstad signs 20-week abortion ban, voter ID bill The abortion bill that Branstad said he'll sign was pushed through the Legislature over the opposition of most Democrats. Planned Parenthood posted on its Facebook page late Thursday that it will appeal the ruling to the Iowa Supreme Court. [Full Article...]

Egyptian woman leaves Indian hospital more than 300 kg lighter

Egyptian woman leaves Indian hospital more than 300 kg lighter Ms. Ahmed flew out to Abu Dhabi on an EgyptAir cargo plane at 7.41 p.m. An Egyptian believed to have been the world's heaviest woman before her surgery was hospitalised in Abu Dhabi on Thursday to continue treatment after a drastic weight-loss operation in India, AFP reported Thursday. [Full Article...]

Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart Williams was executed more than three hours after the execution of Jack Jones, 52, according to officials at Cummins Unit prison. Inmates Jack Jones and Marcel Williams were both executed by lethal injection on Monday night (April 24). "She was sexually abused in every way possible and as she was suffering he took a cord off a coffee pot and strangled her". We don't know, we weren't told if th... [Full Article...]

Tanker explodes on I-75 in Dayton

Tanker explodes on I-75 in Dayton ABC4's sister station WDTN in Dayton captured this incredible footage. A February 2016 wrong-way crash near the same part of I-75 in Dayton killed five people in what was found to be the deadliest crash in OH since 2013. 2 NEWS Reporter Jordan Bowen is on the scene. All northbound lanes on I-75 had been reopened as of 10:50 a.m. Monday, as well as two southbound lanes. [Full Article...]

AL Chief Justice Roy Moore to Run for Senate

AL Chief Justice Roy Moore to Run for Senate Jeff Sessions, who became U.S. Attorney General in February. Moore scheduled a news conference Wednesday, April 26, 2017, on the steps of the Alabama Capitol to announce his plans for the future. Moore, now 70, was a little known judge in Etowah County in the 1990s until the American Civil Liberties Union unsuccessfully sued him over a handmade wooden Ten Commandment plaque he hung on his courtroo... [Full Article...]

Minnesota Dairy Farmers Find New Home for Milk

This new trade policy has had immediate effects on Wisconsin dairy farmers. Before the market was rigged there was little price difference for dairy products between Canada and the U.S. He says Canada has been working for the past year on new rules to allow for pricing of ultrafiltered milk as a separate product, which would allow Canadian producers to sell it cheaper. [Full Article...]

Over 29 million smartphones shipped to India in Q1

Over 29 million smartphones shipped to India in Q1 According to Canalys , Xiaomi had a share of about 14% of the shipments in India and that was about 4 million units in Q1 2017, and for the company, it was a 3% gain from the same period previous year. With 10 percent share, it registered a 36 percent growth in sequential shipments. During the quarter, eight out of ten smartphones shipped supported a 5-inch or bigger display. [Full Article...]

Los Angeles Chargers take WR Mike Williams of Clemson at No. 7

Williams' senior season followed an abbreviated season that saw him catch a 4-yard touchdown pass before colliding with a goal post and suffering a fractured neck. "Connecting with each other, always hanging out, even hanging out here at the process. He's going to be a great professional and I'm excited to see what he can do at this level". [Full Article...]


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