Health


Texas reports first case of Zika likely from local mosquitoes Texas reports first case of Zika likely from local mosquitoes
- November 28, 2016

State health authorities recommend testing for anyone with at least three of those symptoms and for all pregnant women, even those without symptoms , who have traveled to an area with active Zika transmission. The case is in Cameron County, which is in the Rio Grande Valley. People who do show symptoms have a few days of a mild illness, with fevers and rashes. (more...)
HIV Vaccine Trial, HVTN 702, To Begin In South Africa
- November 28, 2016

Professor Glenda Gray, the leading researcher of the trial and president of the South African Medical Research Council, is cautiously optimistic about the potential new hope that this new HIV vaccine may yield. Trials of RV 144 in Thailand were the first to show promise for developing an HIV vaccine. Results are expected in late 2020. There's no doubt we have to have primary prevention alongside treatment in order to get HIV control, but we are not going to get HIV eradication without a vaccine. (more...)
Mohali Test: England 78/4 at stumps on day 3
- November 28, 2016

While Mitchell Johnson has dismissed Cook most often in Test, Ashwin becomes third bowler to dismiss Cook 7 times so far. Moeen Ali , bumped up to number three due to Haseeb Hameed's injury, gifted Ashwin his second scalp with a soft dismissal. (more...)
Update expected on death of Aurora at Vancouver Aquarium Update expected on death of Aurora at Vancouver Aquarium
- November 28, 2016

She was 21. She was the first beluga to be conceived and born in a Canadian aquarium.She gave birth herself in 2008, but her calf Tiqa died at age three of pneumonia, according to Metro News Vancouver.CORRECTION: A previous version of this slide stated that Qila was the first beluga whale born in a Canadian aquarium. (more...)
Washington storms to continue: snow in passes, plus rain and landside risks Washington storms to continue: snow in passes, plus rain and landside risks
- November 28, 2016

Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows reported registering 15 inches of new snow while Northstar packed 12 inches to its mid-mountain level. The period of heaviest snow is forecast from 1 p.m. A wintry mix of freezing rain and sleet is expected across the James River Valley on Sunday night, with a mix of rain and snow Monday . Communities in southeastern Idaho - Bannock, Bingham, Caribou, Power, Bear Lake, Franklin and Oneida counties - can expect snowfall of between two and five inches, ... (more...)
Trump backers 'betrayed' by Romney consideration
- November 28, 2016

The contention between Trump's supporters was not made public until recently when his campaign manager Kellyanne Conway said that Trump's appointment of Romey could anger many of his supporters. Conway went on to question Romney's qualifications for the job of secretary of state . (A " pants on fire " falsehood, Politifact said .) And he should add his honest regrets for stoking hate against Muslims with his irresponsible comments such as " Islam hates us ". (more...)
India jailbreak: Sikh separatist Harminder Singh Mintoo recaptured India jailbreak: Sikh separatist Harminder Singh Mintoo recaptured
- November 28, 2016

If any of the fugitive is found in Haryana, we will immediately nab him", IGP Karnal Range, Subhash Yadav said. A team of Punjab police will now take him back to the state. A Special Investigation Team (SIT) has been formed by the Punjab Police. We will investigate thoroughly about this security breach. The police force in Haryana has been put on high alert and security beefed up in and around all prisons in the state in the wake of the sensational Nabha jailbreak incident at Patiala in ... (more...)
The Sage Group plc's (SGE) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group The Sage Group plc's (SGE) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group
- November 28, 2016

JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their target price on Spectris plc from GBX 1,813 ($22.65) to GBX 1,925 ($24.05) and gave the company a neutral rating in a research report on Friday, July 29th. The business's 50 day moving average is 758.92 and its 200 day moving average is 704.72. The 52 week high shares of The Restaurant Group PLC have reached is 692 whilst the 52 week low for the company's shares is 229.85. (more...)
More GILMORE GIRLS On the Way? Alexis Bledel Says 'Anything Is Possible' More GILMORE GIRLS On the Way? Alexis Bledel Says 'Anything Is Possible'
- November 28, 2016

I have my fingers crossed that you guys and the critics liked it as much as I did and I want to talk about how the show hasn't had to evolve to fit a modern audience and that audiences don't like or dislike trending genres, they just like good shows. (more...)
Trump Condemns Push to Force Recounts in 3 Trump Condemns Push to Force Recounts in 3
- November 28, 2016

Notice New Hampshire or Iowa, which, although having comparatively few voters, see presidential candidates often. A senior administration official told ABC News Saturday there did not appear to be any malicious activity related to the vote count, and remained confident regarding the overall assessment of the election's integrity. (more...)
18.2 million people on antiretroviral therapy, UNAIDS 18.2 million people on antiretroviral therapy, UNAIDS
- November 28, 2016

According to statistics from the UNAIDS report, in 2015, 2.1 million people became infected with the immune deficit virus, including almost 150,000 children. A nurse (L) hands out a red ribbon to a woman, to mark World Aids Day , at the entrance of Emilio Ribas Hospital, in Sao Paulo December 1, 2014. In addition, the report says the treatment is working as seen by the number of 5.8 million people aged over 50 whose lives have been extended. (more...)
Once Upon a Time season 6, episode 9 synopsis: Changelings Once Upon a Time season 6, episode 9 synopsis: Changelings
- November 28, 2016

This is when the evil queen decides whether she's going to do it or not. Folded into Rumple's (and Belle's) heartbreak, is the revelation that Rumple's mother is the Black Fairy . Belle knows his game. Rumple takes the baby and locks Belle in the tower's room. Meanwhile, the ink can't hold Rumple for long, and he goes to see Belle. (more...)
Messi downplays role in Barca success Messi downplays role in Barca success
- November 28, 2016

Messi's thoughts were backed up by Barca midfielder Andre Gomes, who said it was an honour to play in such an atmosphere on social media website Twitter . Lionel Messi has been the catalyst of Barcelona's success over the years and the club are looking to tie him down on a long contract to put an end to all the rumours. (more...)
Moss regains unwanted F1 record after Rosberg title Moss regains unwanted F1 record after Rosberg title
- November 28, 2016

Teammate Lewis Hamilton comfortably won the race, having led from pole, but Rosberg only needed to finish third to win the title. Max Verstappen came in fourth, Daniel Ricciardo followed his Red Bull team-mate in fifth. "Nico is going to enjoy this, it is an wonderful feeling when you win a world championship". Rosberg senior watched the race from a hotel in Dubai rather than increasing the pressure by being at the Yas Marina track, and admitted he was nervous when his son was backed up. (more...)
Is the Broncos' luck starting to turn? Is the Broncos' luck starting to turn?
- November 28, 2016

Denver got the ball back and started throwing the ball around in overtime, eventually connecting on a 44-yard field goal to take a three-point lead. Kansas City kicker Cairo Santos knocked a 34-yard field goal off the upright and in to give the Chiefs a 30-27 win. (more...)
Trump labels vote recount 'fraudulent'
- November 28, 2016

MI appears to be Trump's closest margin of victory, and the state is set to certify the results at 2 p.m. ET on Monday, and then a request for a recount must be submitted by Wednesday. Early Sunday, Trump blasted Clinton for supporting the recount effort. Already the Green Party candidate is getting criticized far and wide by folks who are questioning her motives. (more...)
M'sia calls on Myanmar government to address violence in Rakhine M'sia calls on Myanmar government to address violence in Rakhine
- November 28, 2016

Mosharraf said the silence of the Bangladesh government over Rohingya issue can not be accepted as it is a Muslim majority country. The government of Myanmar, also known as Burma, does not officially recognize the Rohingya, regarding them as illegal Bengali immigrants, despite many being able to trace their roots back in Myanmar for generations. (more...)
Raonic proud of year after agonising defeat by Murray Raonic proud of year after agonising defeat by Murray
- November 28, 2016

Britain's Andy Murray beat five-time champion Novak Djokovic to win his first ATP World Tour Finals title and end 2016 as the world number one. "I played better late in the match but it wasn't enough". The Brit also stitched his longest unbeaten record of 23 matches with the win on Saturday. Fans' nerves were calmed though when they saw that the Wimbledon champion was in ominously good form, taking the first set 6-3, the second 6-4. (more...)
11 'Brady Bunch'-Style Shoes in Memory of Florence Henderson
- November 28, 2016

You were America's mom, and we shall miss you dearly. FILE - In this October 29, 2014 file photo, Florence Henderson arrives at the 2014 amfAR Inspiration Gala at Milk Studios in Los Angeles. At the utmost, this loss is major for her family and for her fans also. She embraced everyone. She had incredible love for everyone and wanted to spread that joy and light and laughter wherever she went. (more...)
Model Apologizes For Those Offended By Melania Trump Impression — Gigi Hadid Twitter Model Apologizes For Those Offended By Melania Trump Impression — Gigi Hadid Twitter
- November 28, 2016

Now, the 21-year-old has taken to her Twitter account to issue an apology for any offence caused by the sketch. The Victoria's Secret stunner penned, "I was honored to host the AMAs last night and to work with some of the most respected writers in the business". (more...)