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Mosquitoes become the carrier of the West Nile Virus after they feed on the blood of an infected bird. The rain and flooding often leave standing pools of water, creating ideal mosquito breeding grounds. People from Manitoba are advised to use mosquito repellent, wear long-sleeved white clothes and try to stay indoors at dusk and dawn . Officials also say that they have been getting more mosquitoes than usual in traps that are set out around the county.
  • 'Women first' is the mantra of govt and BJP, says PM Modi

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    New Delhi- Attacking Narendra Modi for letting the farmers down in Karnataka, Congress President Rahul Gandhi in a report card gave the Prime Minister an "F" Grade for his performance in the agricultural sector in the state. "What he said is true, but that doesn't mean I don't have any differences with him", Gowda said. "But nothing has really happened", Rahul said. "In view of the above, it is also just and necessary for this Commission to take cognizance of these illegal and ...
  • Giuliani: Trump Repaid Lawyer for Daniels Hush Money

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    Giuliani said that he had spoken with Trump before and after his interview on Fox News and that the President and other lawyers on the team were aware of what he would say. At the time , the president claim he knew nothing about it. Daniels says that Cohen was acting on behalf of Trump to keep her quiet to avoid a scandal and that he had her sign an agreement not to talk about her relationship with Trump.
  • Courtland Sutton Drafted by Broncos, Joins SMU Alum Emmanuel Sanders

    Courtland Sutton Drafted by Broncos, Joins SMU Alum Emmanuel Sanders

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    Freeman finished his illustrious four-year career as one of just six players in college football history to rank in the top 10 all-time in both rushing yards and rushing touchdowns. "They played me at safety but Coach Jones saw that I had the ball skills and they needed some grit on that other side of the ball". All of this could see Sutton land in Dallas if he is still available when the Cowboys are on the clock on Friday night.
  • Toddler Alfie Evans dies in hospital

    Toddler Alfie Evans dies in hospital

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    We are heart broken. In an earlier statement published on April 12, Alfie's mother Kate James wrote , "How sad is it that someone can tell you where and when your child is going to die?" Hundreds of supporters gathered in Springfield Park in Liverpool, next to the Alder Hey Children's Hospital where Alfie was treated.
  • €2.5m settlement for terminally-ill woman whose cancer was missed

    €2.5m settlement for terminally-ill woman whose cancer was missed

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    Afterwards, Vicky said the money would be used to prolong her life. The revelations came to light after Ms Phelan, 43, was awarded €2.5 million after her 2011 smear test was wrongly deemed clear. Vicky Phelan , who has terminal cancer, yesterday settled her case against the United States lab that tested her smear sample back in 2011. "CervicalCheck have identified and have contacted a number of individuals and have notified them that there was incorrect reporting of their original smears".
  • Ronny Jackson Withdraws Nomination for Veterans Affairs Secretary

    Ronny Jackson Withdraws Nomination for Veterans Affairs Secretary

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    Asked whether Jackson will stay on, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says, "Admiral Jackson is a doctor in the United States Navy assigned to the White House and is here at work today". "What was so surprising about the Jackson appointment is that the VA may be the most complex and challenging job open in the Trump administration and he picked someone with no relevant experience".
  • Some antidepressants and bladder drugs linked to dementia risk in study

    Some antidepressants and bladder drugs linked to dementia risk in study

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    Results from the nested case-control study, including more than 40,000 patients with dementia, showed a significant correlation between use of anticholinergic drugs and dementia, but only for certain types of this class of drugs. The new study is among the largest of its kind and adds to the existing literature linking long-term anticholinergic use with dementia, according to Dr.
  • Court Rules in Favor of Photographer as

    Court Rules in Favor of Photographer as "Monkey Selfie" Saga Ends

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    The PETA lawsuit is not the only time in recent years that activists have sought to extend human rights to animals. The photos, captured when the monkey grabbed Slater's camera, posed and clicked, became an instant hit, appearing in newspapers, magazines, websites and on TV shows around the world.
  • Record Store Day celebrates vinyl

    Record Store Day celebrates vinyl

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    Brown suggested that they look toward the success of Free Comic Book Day , which had helped struggling independent comic book stores stay relevant, as inspiration for an annual event that would bring more people into the stores. Linkin Park is releasing their album One More Light Live on individually numbered colored vinyl. "We had queues from 3am of people waiting to get their hands on the records".
  • Bela, Martha Karolyi Deny Knowledge of Larry Nassar Abuse at Training Ranch

    Bela, Martha Karolyi Deny Knowledge of Larry Nassar Abuse at Training Ranch

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    She also interviewed Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney, who told Guthrie that Nassar molested her on her very first visit to Karolyi Ranch and then abused her hundreds of times over the next five years. "How could I see?" "They answered every question", Guthrie told The Associated Press. He continued to work at Michigan State University through the fall of 2016 before being hit with federal charges.
  • United Kingdom supremes give hospital OK to yank toddler's life support

    United Kingdom supremes give hospital OK to yank toddler's life support

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    Doctors at Alder Hey have said life-support treatment should stop because further treatment was futile. The parents of a seriously ill baby who want to take him to Italy for treatment have lost the latest round of their legal fight after the UK's highest court ruled that nearly all of their son's brain had been destroyed.
  • Bruno Sammartino dead: WWE legend passes away aged 82

    Bruno Sammartino dead: WWE legend passes away aged 82

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    After becoming the second-ever WWE Champion by defeating Buddy Rodgers in 48 seconds back in 1963 from Madison Square Garden, Sammartino was able to hold onto the strap for over 2,000 days. He became the first person to ever hold the title twice and held it for an additional three-and-a-half years. He retired from wrestling in 1981, but returned to the now-renamed WWF a few years later, working as a commentator, but also wrestling on occasion, usually alongside his son David, who was a ...
  • Colon loses ideal game in eighth inning

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    BC-BBA-Rangers-Colon-No-Hitter Alert, 1st Ld-Writethru, 276Bartolo Colon loses no-hit bid for Rangers in 8th vs AstrosAP Photo TXMW104Eds: Updates with additional details, background. Nolan Ryan, who threw a record seven no-hitters, threw one in 1991 at the age of 44 years, 90 days, and also threw one a year earlier. Despite Colon being a fan favorite in Flushing, the Mets didn't consider bringing Big Sexy back to Citi Field.
  • Premier League title can help Man City grow in stature - Pep Guardiola

    Premier League title can help Man City grow in stature - Pep Guardiola

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    A week after City surrendered a 2-0 lead to lose 3-2 to United and squander the chance to wrap up the title in ideal style against their arch-rivals, it was relegation-bound West Brom who served it up on a plate. It is the team's first league title since 2014. Thoroughly deserved and won with a style of football that is truly joyous to watch. "You can't take [winning the league] for granted", he told Sky Sports News .
  • Even one drink a day has health risks

    Even one drink a day has health risks

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    They concluded: "These data support adoption of lower limits of alcohol consumption than are recommended in most current guidelines ". "These findings underline what we have already said". That may partly reflect that alcohol can elevate blood pressure and alter cholesterol levels, the researchers said. "This study has shown that drinking alcohol at levels which were believed to be safe is actually linked with lower life expectancy", as well as other health problems, study co-author Dr.
  • Toys R Us stores reach close of play

    Toys R Us stores reach close of play

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    Several attempts were made to sell off stores in the U.S.as well as the United Kingdom but have been called hard with one United Kingdom administrator saying that any possible purchaser would have a hard time gaining the right to the name Toys R Us , which the parent company in the USA owns, amongst other things.
  • Boehner Latest Name in Republican Support of Cannabis Legalization

    Boehner Latest Name in Republican Support of Cannabis Legalization

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    March 30 and found several marijuana plants growing in the home when they were let inside. Further research into the matter led the former Speaker to conclude that "descheduling the drug is needed so that we can do research and allow VA [the Department of Veterans Affairs] to offer it as a treatment option in the fight against the opioid epidemic that is ravaging our communities", according to the Washington Post .
  • IPL matches to be shifted from Chennai venue amid Cauvery protests

    IPL matches to be shifted from Chennai venue amid Cauvery protests

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    These are Visakhapatnam, Thiruvananthapuram, Pune and Rajkot. he added, "We have told the CSK franchise to evaluate the current situation and take a final call in this regard". CSK won the match by 5 wickets. Even during the match, shoes were thrown at CSK players Ravindra Jadeja and Faf du Plessis. However, CSK then produced an absorbing run chase to overhaul the target with a ball to spare.
  • EFF holds memorial service to honour Madikizela-Mandela

    EFF holds memorial service to honour Madikizela-Mandela

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    Tonight a memorial service is being held at Wellington's St Peter's Anglican Church, to commemorate the woman known as South Africa's mother of the nation. She was often away from her two daughters with Mandela, and in 1977, she was banished to a remote town in the middle of the country to separate her from the heart of the movement she led in Soweto.