Brazil says pregnant women should consult their doctors before travelling to Brazil, but no other restrictions were necessary regarding the mosquito-borne Zika virus, eight months before the nation hosts the Olympic games. The Fiocruz biomedical ce... More..
The alerts and recommendations are based on reports of Zika virus being linked with poor pregnancy outcomes - most notably microcephaly , a birth defect in which the infant's head is abnormally small. The ag...More..
Animal health officials investigating a bird flu strain that's hit 10 turkey farms in southwestern Indiana have added 156,000 chickens to the list of thousands of birds being euthanized due to the outbreak. But...More..
Indiana Department of Environmental Management Commissioner Carol Comer said the disposal of the hundreds of thousands of birds is a logistical challenge, "The infected birds are being composted on the farm". I...More..
Arlington County officials said the region "underestimated" the storm and it was a "scary and frustrating night" for residents. On Saturday, gusts of wind up to 60 miles per hour could batter New Jersey and L...More..
The announcement coincided with reports that David has been secretly cremated in NY, without any of his friends or family present. People close to him said that Mr Bowie wanted to keep his illness away from the...More..
Mosquitoes and their breeding sites pose a significant risk factor for Zika virus infection. Officials hope Brazilian labs will soon be able to process 20,000 Zika tests per month, compared with the current 1...More..
Now, 13 years after its original run, the show has returned in short, event series form. Over time, have you ever personally shifted on the Scully-Mulder faith scale? There's too many people. "That's the ...More..
The statement came after reports in British media Bowie's remains were cremated in NY. "The family of David Bowie is now making arrangements for a private ceremony celebrating the memory of their beloved ...More..
Federal health officials recently urged pregnant women to consider postponing travel to any region where the Zika virus is circulating. The dangers to non-pregnant sufferers are minimal, with symptoms includi...More..
At least one species of mosquito common in Florida and the Gulf Coast, Aedes aegypti , can spread Zika, but it's not known whether other mosquitoes ranging farther north in the country can also transmit the vi...More..
At a stop in Underwood, as Sanders took questions from the crowd, one woman pointed out to him that he's taking some heat for "not having foreign policy experience". "We have 15 some odd Republicans whose job t...More..
The CDC has named 14 countries and territories in Latin America and the Caribbean, including Puerto Rico, Mexico and Haiti and are advising pregnant women to avoid travel there. Hawai'i Department of Healt...More..
Basil Sharrack, a consultant neurologist at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation trust, said: "The new treatment is showing some remarkable results in the small number of patients we have treated so fa...More..
Shortly after the news broke, a fan set up a petition on Change.org to get the iconic musician featured on the £20 bank note. As one of rock's most theatrical figures and a former mime, Bowie was on the cutti...More..
His boss, John Elway, who only got to face his fellow Hall of Famer Dan Marino twice in his playing career, once said there will never be another rivalry like Brady-Manning. Pick: Denver 27 - Patriots 26 -...More..
That was Manning's 55th game-winning drive in the fourth quarter or overtime, extending one of the dozen National Football League records he owns. The Panthers are coming off a 31-24 home win over the Seattle...More..
Celine Dion canceled her Las Vegas shows following Angelil's death, and has been scheduled to return to The Colosseum on February 23. Daniel Dion's funeral is said to take place later this month at St-Simo...More..
It is a high price to pay, but thousands of people do safely take part in similar trials each year. She said the government has launched two inquiries into the trial, separate from the judicial process. Dr. Ben...More..
The pattern of dengue fever in Hawaii is concerning, however, because according to The New York Times, an epidemiologist with the Centers for Disease Control "recently predicted that Zika would follow the same...More..