Mosquitoes capable of carrying zika virus found in North Long Beach

Anissa Davis, City Health Officer. The aedes aegypti is about a quarter-inch long, black and white and aggressive, as well as bites during the daytime. The total body of evidence now runs from 1995 to 2016. With the updated data, researchers sa... More..

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Foreign investors bet billions on China blue-chips joining MSCI index

Inclusion in the index is seen as significant for China's stock markets because many overseas investors measure the performance of their portfolios against MSCI indexes and are obliged to buy shares in ...More..

Modi does 'asanas' amid showers, says yoga connecting world
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Modi does 'asanas' amid showers, says yoga connecting world

Welcoming the gathering, Venu Rajamony, India's Ambassador to the Netherlands, described yoga as India's gift to mankind. As a nod to this global appeal of yoga, the United Nations observes June 21 as Int...More..

Google's Project Fi now lets you split the bill
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Google's Project Fi now lets you split the bill

One is to pay the same fixed amount for each person on the bill. Each user will have the option of paying with Google Wallet, as is standard with Google Fi. There is also the option to view the group repay hi...More..

Mumbai more expensive than Paris, Canberra and Seattle for emigrants
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Mumbai more expensive than Paris, Canberra and Seattle for emigrants

Some Russian cities leapt up the table in the new survey, with Moscow reaching 14th place from 53rd previous year, and Saint Petersburg leaping to 36 from 116 "under the twin effects of the rise in the rouble a...More..

Moscow accuses US-led coalition of terror 'complicity' over downed Syria drone
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Moscow accuses US-led coalition of terror 'complicity' over downed Syria drone

And on Monday, a USA fighter jet shot down a pro-Syrian regime drone in southeastern Syria . The coalition forces "were manning an established combat outpost to the northeast" of the base when the drone flew...More..

Phoenix Flights Cancelled Due to Extreme Heat
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Phoenix Flights Cancelled Due to Extreme Heat

Flights on the Bombardier CRJ airlines, which have a max operating temperature of 118 degrees, were left stranded in Phoenix . American said it doesn't now expect more disruptions Wednesday, with a forecast...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week: White House

Sen. Marco Rubio says it's best for the country to let the FBI's investigation into Russian Federation meddling in the 2016 presidential election take its course, and the Florida Republican tells CNN's " St...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Presumed Death Toll Nearly Doubles After London Fire

The PM has faced criticism this week for her reaction to the Grenfell Tower tragedy for not speaking to residents on her first visit to the scene. Cundy said the search and recovery operation was ongoing in...More..

Liberals create another level of security review, details few
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Liberals create another level of security review, details few

Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan said the new powers for the CSE improves its ability to fight cyber threats and is of particular importance. Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould said the bill will...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

NBA Mock Draft 2.0: How Should the First Round Play Out?

The Celtics , who already had the best regular-season record in the East this past season, are now rumored to be deciding between two tacts - using that No. 2 through No. 5. The Cavaliers also would be willi...More..

Glimpses of 1992 World Cup triumph in Pakistan's ICC CT campaign
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Glimpses of 1992 World Cup triumph in Pakistan's ICC CT campaign

The celebrations which had followed Pakistan's 1992 World Cup win were relived as Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed was given a rapturous welcome here on his return from London with the Champions Trophy . "...More..

PM Modi's life was under threat during his Kochi visit: DGP
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

PM Modi's life was under threat during his Kochi visit: DGP

Yatish Chandra drew flak for the police brutality on a bunch of local people protesting the setting up of an LNG terminal at Puthuvype . "They (the protesters), all of a sudden, tried to create trouble on th...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Uber adds option to tip drivers as it heads in new direction

The bulk of the changes will be rolled out globally by the end of the year. Recently, the scandal-ridden company fired more than 20 people after it had investigated over 100 sexual harassment complaints. Fo...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Arthur hopeful of World XI visit to Pakistan after Champions Trophy triumph

Pakistan had come into the tournament as the lowest-ranked team and lost heavily to India in their opening group match, but they beat South Africa and Sri Lanka to make the semi-finals where they beat hosts En...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Pakistan crush India to win the ICC Champions Trophy

India, strong favourites to retain the title, were outplayed in every aspect of the game by a revitalised Pakistan side who they crushed in the group stage of the tournament two weeks ago. "When players like th...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Russia vs Portugal: how and where to watch

The Russian ace slotted the ball over the keeper Stefan Marinovic but Micael Boxall attempting to clear off the line got the last touch - and the goal was credited to the New Zealander. The Confederations ...More..

Tony DiCicco, coach of Women's World Cup champs, dies at 68
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tony DiCicco, coach of Women's World Cup champs, dies at 68

As news of his passing broke on Tuesday, the soccer community expressed their utmost sympathies and tributes to DiCicco, remembering his career and impact on women's soccer that began in the late 1980s, working...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Southwest celebrates first day of summer with heat wave

The American Eagle regional flights in question use the Bombardier CRJ aircraft, which has a top operating temperature of 118 degrees, according to an American Airlines statement provided to The Arizona ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

United States shoots down drone close to Iraqi-Syrian border - statement

In another sign of increasing friction between the US -led coalition and the force backing President Bashar Assad, a USA strike fighter shot down an unmanned "armed pro-regime" combat drone after it "displaye...More..