Friday October 20-th, 2017

Bird flu outbreaks should not affect price of chicken in Alabama

Samples from both premises were sent to the USDA National Veterinary Services Laboratories in Ames, Iowa, to be tested for the virus. The order, he said, "is the most effective way to implement biosecurity for all poultry in our state". The state o...

Crufts 2017: American Cocker Spaniel Afterglow Miami Ink is Best In Show Crufts 2017: American Cocker Spaniel Afterglow Miami Ink is Best In Show

Oh well, doesn't really matter, does it?" The tiny dog was seen running circles, face-planting after a premature jump and at one point pausing to sniff out a corner. He was found dumped outside the rescue centre five years ago. Around 160,000 dog o...

Sperm Donations In Florida Could Be Infected With Zika, CDC Says Sperm Donations In Florida Could Be Infected With Zika, CDC Says

Testing for tissue donors, including semen donors, is not now available; however, tissue donors are asked travel history questions, and if they have traveled to or live in an area of active Zika virus transmission they would be determined ineligible ...

Intruder with backpack breaches White House grounds Intruder with backpack breaches White House grounds

The US Secret Service said the breach happened shortly before midnight on Friday. Tran alleged that he had been followed, and his "phone and email communications (had been) read by third parties", and that he had "been called schizophrenic", ' Secret...

Son shines as Spurs ease into FA Cup semis Son shines as Spurs ease into FA Cup semis

It's sure it will be hard for him to play against Southampton on Sunday but we need to wait now and see what happens. Spurs coped well in Kane's absence, with Son Heung-min scoring a hat-trick, while Christian Eriksen, Dele Alli and Vincent Jan...

World's Heaviest Woman Lost 100 Kilograms After Surgery In India World's Heaviest Woman Lost 100 Kilograms After Surgery In India

In March 2017, she flew from Egypt in a special cargo aircraft to get admitted in Mumbai's Saifee hospital, as part of a weight loss programme. The doctors have said that Eman is now on oral fluids and is accepting them well. According to the sta...

ISPs to block set-top boxes that illegally live-stream soccer matches ISPs to block set-top boxes that illegally live-stream soccer matches

A Premier League spokesman told BBC News the ruling would allow it to target pirates in a more "precise manner". But broadcasters and the Premier League have been fretting about the rise of Kodi set-top boxes, which allow football fans to watch l...

Is the Yellow Fever Outbreak in Brazil the New Zika? Is the Yellow Fever Outbreak in Brazil the New Zika?

Yellow fever outbreaks could conceivably also occur in US territories, they write, "just as the recent Zika epidemic reached Puerto Rico, causing a significant outbreak there and leading to thousands of travel-related cases and more than 250 locall...

Bird Flu Outbreaks Occuring Throughout the Midwest Bird Flu Outbreaks Occuring Throughout the Midwest

The entire flock of birds in Lincoln County was killed. Two different strains of the virus , with different levels of lethality, are involved in the latest outbreaks. Shauna Voss, senior veterinarian at the Minnesota Poultry Testing Laboratory in ...

Gerber Recalls Cheese Raviolis Due Missing Egg Allergen Warning Gerber Recalls Cheese Raviolis Due Missing Egg Allergen Warning

This voluntary recall impacts all packages of the Cheese Ravioli variety of Gerber® Pasta Pick-Ups®. All other Gerber products, including other Gerber® Pasta Pick-Ups® varieties, are appropriately labeled. Parents of children with egg allergies a...

Gluten-Free Diet Could Increase Type 2 Diabetes Risk, Study Suggests Gluten-Free Diet Could Increase Type 2 Diabetes Risk, Study Suggests

Participants in the highest 20 percent of gluten consumption had a 13 percent lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes compared with those with the lowest daily gluten consumption (fewer than 4 grams). making them less nutritious". Fiber is known t...

'Cannabis Culture' Shops Raided After Marc Emery's Arrest 'Cannabis Culture' Shops Raided After Marc Emery's Arrest

Marc Emery faces 15 counts, including conspiracy to commit an indictable offense, trafficking, possession for the goal of trafficking, and possession of proceeds of crime, while Jodie Emery is charged with five similar counts. Photos shared on social...

Couple rescued from 20-foot waves after boat rudder breaks off Couple rescued from 20-foot waves after boat rudder breaks off

In six metre swells and gale-force southerly winds, the Nemesis travelled 200NM to reach the yacht at 8.30am yesterday morning, Wednesday 8 March. Nick Dwyer, 55, and Barbara Heftman, 44, were sailing from New Zealand to Sydney as part of a years...

Goa Exit poll 2017: BJP may retain power Goa Exit poll 2017: BJP may retain power

Every one of the exit polls that were put out on Thursday says the BJP will be the single largest party in Uttar Pradesh. Different pollsters either have a very contrasting prediction on who will form a government, or the fight is so intense that...

Spring Forward This Sunday At 2 AM Spring Forward This Sunday At 2 AM

Daylight Saving Time began during the First World War in Germany, and then Great Britain, to save on energy costs, and eventually came into widespread use in North America, where it has remained controversial in some regions. Arizona , Hawaii , Am...

This World Kidney Day, pledge to maintain a healthy weight This World Kidney Day, pledge to maintain a healthy weight

Worse, obesity directly or indirectly can damage the kidneys. When this occurs, kidneys can longer do their important work. Screening is important, she said, because by the time a person begins to show symptoms of kidney disease, the damage is do...

Couples Having Less Sex than Those a Decade Earlier, Study Finds Couples Having Less Sex than Those a Decade Earlier, Study Finds

The decline has been recorded across the board, with one category that seems to pull everybody down, the married couples. But now, the younger generations are having less sex than older cohorts had when they were younger. The study also found t...

Residents in Canadian town 'alarmed' as tap water turns bright pink Residents in Canadian town 'alarmed' as tap water turns bright pink

Householders said they were afraid to drink the water, fearing it contained unsafe levels of chemicals. The statement did not come until hours after the first reports of the odd color surfaced, and Mayor Dale Krasnow apologized via the town website...

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc (NYSE:DPS) Price Target & Session Check Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc (NYSE:DPS) Price Target & Session Check

Over the last week of the month, it was 0.85%, 11.36% over the last quarter, and 0.94% for the past six months. Hermes Investment Management Ltd. raised its stake in shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 160.7% in the third quarter. The business also ...

CPS: Possible mumps case reported at North Side school CPS: Possible mumps case reported at North Side school

Officials grew concerned about the growing number of probable mumps cases in several Barrington schools, saying students who have not been vaccinated should either get the vaccine or stay home until the virus runs its course. The possible case, which...

April the pregnant giraffe 'getting bigger,' in better mood today April the pregnant giraffe 'getting bigger,' in better mood today

Erin Dietrich , a photographer from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, streamed herself pacing around her bedroom, wearing a giraffe mask and showing off her 39-week baby bump for nearly eight minutes on Facebook Live. April has captivated tens of million...

Borini asks Sunderland to exploit City's 'shaky' defence Borini asks Sunderland to exploit City's 'shaky' defence

Manchester City moved up to third in the Premier League table, after goals from Sergio Aguero and Leroy Sane secured a 2-0 win over Sunderland . We know the last two or three months are the most important of the season. "I know they will be more phy...

How much pee is in your local swimming pool? How much pee is in your local swimming pool?

Blackstock said testing results for hot tubs tended to be the most variable, with either really high or really low concentrations of the sweetener. Nevertheless, researchers in the current study say chemical byproducts in pools are "more mutagenic...

Trump Wants to Slash EPA Budget By 25 Percent Trump Wants to Slash EPA Budget By 25 Percent

In 2016, EPA sent letters to more than 15,000 owners and operators in the oil and gas industry, requiring them to provide information [regarding 1) methane emissions and 2) other operational data]. The oil industry and its supporters had opposed th...

Sena Mayor for city after BJP opts out of race Sena Mayor for city after BJP opts out of race

Now it's clear that the BMC mayor will be from the Shiv Sena as BJP has decided not to contest for the mayor's post and respect the BMC election mandate given by Mumbaikars. At 84, the Shiv Sena emerged as the single largest party in the 227-seat Bri...

Young, shirtless Canadian PM Justin Trudeau steals hearts on social media

We're still trying to recover from that viral photo of Justin Trudeau's perfectly-shaped posterior from last week, but now the Canadian Prime Minister is showing he's got the moves to go with those dashing good looks. Step aside Joe Biden. "Young ...

George W. Bush Addresses His Poncho Debacle from Donald Trump's Inauguration

As his wife, Laura Bush, and daughter Jenna Hager told Jimmy Fallon a year ago, there was a period of time that Bush "only communicated through his art". Bush said he wanted to use the paintings and book to highlight the veterans' struggles with...

Seniors remain highest at risk for flu-related deaths in Oklahoma County

Last flu season , there were 14 flu-related deaths reported in Dallas County, and 19 the year before. Jackson county has five hospitalizations while Tillman county has only 2. It's not too late to get a flu vaccine. Thompson has said that last mon...

Westport police identify man killed in Saugatuck River crash Westport police identify man killed in Saugatuck River crash

A Long Island man is dead after a vehicle crashed into a river in CT on Friday afternoon, authorities say. The woman is reported alive and was also transported to the Norwalk Hospital. The vehicle reportedly was found submerged in the river opposite ...

Giraffe at NY zoo expected to give birth soon Giraffe at NY zoo expected to give birth soon

Her keepers were dealing with major outcry Thursday morning after the video was suspended for complaints of nudity and sexual content by animal rights activists. Giraffes are pregnant for 15 months. The calf will weigh around 150 pounds and be about ...

Mo Farah maintains innocence over doping amid leaked United States report

Responding to the latest allegations in a statement on his Facebook page , Farah said: "It's deeply frustrating that I'm having to make an announcement on this subject". The American coach of Olympic champion Sir Mo Farah has had to defend fresh...

World Health Organization publishes list of antibiotic-resistant bacteria needing research

Many belong to a class called gram-negative bacteria which have evolved to fight off multiple types of antibiotics. WHO's Marie-Paule Kieny said that if such priorities were left to market forces alone, "the new antibiotics we most urgently need ...

Brandon Jennings waived by Knicks Brandon Jennings waived by Knicks

Signed to a one-year, $5 million contract during the offseason, Jennings averaged 8.6 points and 4.9 assists in 58 games for NY, which is suffering through yet another disappointing season. Per Marc Spears of ESPN , the Knicks' backup signal caller r...

De Blasio Was Just Interrogated By Federal Investigators For Hours

The mayor had extensive preparation this week ahead of the meeting. Recently, investigators have been zeroing in on de Blasio's relationship with rabbi and political fundraiser Moishe Indig , a leader in Williamsburg's Hasidic community who host...

Penn State confirms multiple mumps cases at main campus

Unlike measles, it's not a disease that is considered eradicated from the United States, he said. All college students who have had fewer than two MMR doses should receive catch-up vaccination. Simply living in close quarters with infected people cou...

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