Costa Rica confirms 1st case of Zika virus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said US doctors should test newborns who show signs of the Zika virus , especially in states such as Florida, where mosquitoes are a daily nuisance. "This is not going to be overnight", Dr. Anthony Fau... More..

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by | Tuesday, January 26, 2016

The Zika Virus: 4 Things To Know If You're Pregnant

One woman, however, has given birth to a brain-damaged baby in Hawaii who fell ill with the virus in Brazil. The virus is spreading so quickly because it's in a part of the world that had never seen Zika befo...More..

by | Monday, January 25, 2016

Mosquito Bite that Causes Brain Damage | South America, US

But 80 percent of Zika patients show no symptoms, leaving many women no way to know early enough to make an informed choice about their unborn children, leading obstetricians told Reuters this week. "The proble...More..

by | Monday, January 25, 2016

Celebrity Big Brother 2016: Immune housemates face a tough decision

During her exit interview, Megan revealed she was not surprised at the turn of events. Gemma has a new lease of life after her blow dry, "alright guys, is there anything you need me to do to help you have a b...More..

John And Lisa Robinson Of Tennessee Say They Won Powerball Jackpot
by | Monday, January 25, 2016

John And Lisa Robinson Of Tennessee Say They Won Powerball Jackpot

There have been hoax winners in the past and lottery officials have so far not announced any winners the three states where the tickets were sold: Tennessee, California and Florida. More..

by | Monday, January 25, 2016

Zika Virus Symptoms and the Link of the Aedes Mosquitoes

They come as the U.S. warned pregnant women against travel to 22 countries that are experiencing Zika outbreaks, most in Latin America and the Caribbean . "For us to be successful there can't be more than fo...More..

by | Sunday, January 24, 2016

Dead, 11 Others Sick With Lysteria from Dole Brand Packaged Salad

Listeria , or listeriosis, is a serious type of food poisoning. The cases were reported back on July 5, 2015 but the CDC did not investigate until September. Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., said "From the E.col...More..

California lake rises almost 20 feet in 10 days after winter weather
by | Saturday, January 23, 2016

California lake rises almost 20 feet in 10 days after winter weather

The consistent rains are bringing relief to the reservoir. As last summer's continued dryness drifted into an equally dry fall, many docks on Lake Oroville found themselves resting in dirt rather than water. ...More..

West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declares State of Emergency
by | Saturday, January 23, 2016

West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declares State of Emergency

The trooper was taken to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries. When the storm hits Friday, VDOT said crews will clear interstates and primary roads first. On Wednesday, the NWS issued blizzard and winte...More..

March for Life 2016
by | Saturday, January 23, 2016

March for Life 2016

Paul in Ellicott City. On Friday, not only did CBS This Morning skip any coverage of the annual March for Life in Washington D.C., the morning show actually attacked one of the event's keynote speakers, Rep...More..

by | Saturday, January 23, 2016

CDC expands tropical virus alert; 22 destinations on list

Official figures show 96 pregnant women were suspected of having contracted the virus, but so far none have had babies born with microcephaly, or abnormally small heads, which the disease can cause. "The mother...More..

Disney recalls thousands of Darth Vader onesies due to choking threat
by | Friday, January 22, 2016

Disney recalls thousands of Darth Vader onesies due to choking threat

The cotton one-piece bodysuits have a three snap button closure and feature a mini Darth Vader brandishing a lightsaber. To complete the irony the front of the onesie was emblazoned with the slogan "If you on...More..

by | Friday, January 22, 2016

Looming East Coast Blizzard Forces Government Shutdown, Affects Travel

Blizzard watches have been issued from Arkansas through Virginia and up the East Coast. The Washington area could see about 24 inches of snow from Friday evening through Saturday , with potentially 2...More..

David Bowie cremated in NY without friends or family
by | Friday, January 22, 2016

David Bowie cremated in NY without friends or family

Bowie's final album titled " Blackstar " was released on the singer's birthday on January 8. It added that the concerts and tributes in the coming weeks were "most welcome" but "none are official memorials or...More..

by | Friday, January 22, 2016

US Health Officials Issue Guidelines to Deal with Zika Virus

Asian tiger mosquitoes, which can carry the chikungunya virus , started turning up in Champaign County in 2011 and have also been found in Vermilion County. Doctors said the symptoms of the Zika virus in...More..

by | Friday, January 22, 2016

ITC Q3 profit flat at Rs.2652.82 crore

Among the other highlights, Reliance Capital Asset Management was overseeing Rs.261,424 crore worth of funds ($39.6 billion) as on December 31, across mutual funds, pension funds, managed accounts and offshore ...More..

by | Friday, January 22, 2016

Zika Virus Leads To Two Year Pregnancy Warning

Beth Bell of the CDC . Two pregnant women recently tested positive for the Zika virus in Illinois. There are also three women in Florida who've contracted it - none are pregnant. Brazil is experiencing the...More..

by | Friday, January 22, 2016

El Salvador advises women to delay pregnancies due to virus

Women who have traveled to regions in which Zika is active and who report symptoms during or within two weeks of travel should be offered a test for Zika virus infection. As recently as 2013, the virus had ...More..

by | Friday, January 22, 2016

David Bowie was planning another album before his death

Nicholas Freestone performed Bowie's Life on Mars at St Albans Cathedral in England soon after hearing the singer had died following an 18 month battle with cancer. David Bowie "curated his death" with his f...More..

by | Friday, January 22, 2016

Brazil trying to develop vaccine against Zika virus

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 ...More..