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First zika virus case confirmed in commonwealth

Airlines, hotels and cruise operators are facing growing concern among travellers who had planned to visit countries potentially affected by Zika virus. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) - the largest organization represe...

Apple set for slowest ever iPhone sales growth

That wasn't the case this time. 'We are starting to see something that we have not seen before, ' says Apple chief financial officer Luca Maestri, acknowledging the company has new challenges. Revenue fell short of analysts' estimates, which a...

Young voter confronts Hillary Clinton: People my age say you're 'dishonest'

Indeed, Sanders in particular has been drawing large, enthusiastic crowds , and he received several loud rounds of applause when he vowed to tax corporations in order to fund a large infrastructure building program. All three Democrats in the race -...

Health minister: Brazil is 'losing battle' against mosquito

The Zika virus is transmitted by the aggressive Aedes aegypti mosquito and has now spread to at least 23 countries and causes microcephaly, a neurological disorder that results in babies being born with abnormally small heads. Other countries inc...

Apple iPhone 5se could be as fast as the iPhone 6s

The phone would also feature always-on Siri, similar to what's found on the iPhone 6s . It was previously known as the iPhone 6c , before it was briefly suggested that it could called the iPhone 7c, and recently we learn that the iPhone 5se could ...

World Health Organization raises the alarm over spread of Zika virus through the Americas

The virus may also be spread during sexual intercourse. Large numbers of mosquitoes are carrying the Zika virus. Experts think most people infected with the Zika virus don't get sick. "Authorities should control mosquito populations by eliminating ...

What to know about the tropical Zika virus in Latin America

Margaret Chan , WHO director-general, informed that the "explosive spread of #zika virus to new geographical areas, w/ little population immunity, is another cause for concern". The New York State Department of Health (DOH) announced Friday that ...

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Sooners go to the trick play well against Auburn

I don't know if they're equipped to prevent the Tigers from running it down their throat just because, like you said, we haven't seen them face that type of challenge really at all...

Deshaun Watson: I wanted to play for Urban Meyer at UF

Deshaun Watson is nearly a singular talent, so Ohio State is using one more than one person on its scout team to simulate the Clemson quarterback. Samuel is so good, Clemson lineb...

A.J. Green Plans To Play vs. Texans

The game between the Cincinnati Bengals and Houston Texans was a bit of a snoozefest for the first three quarters, but the fireworks picked up in the fourth quarter. Philadelphia i...

Cowboys plan to keep on driving even if home field clinched

The Dallas Cowboys (11-1) are the first team in the National Football League to clinch a playoff spot this season. There are no other teams in the NFC that can win 13 games, ...

India pays tribute to Jayalalithaa

When it began making its way slowly through the swarm, chants of "Puratchi Thalaivi Amma (revolutionary leader, mother)" bade her farewell. Some have already ventured that the ...

Raiders begin preparations for Thursday showdown vs Chiefs

The Chiefs have gone 4-1 at home, holding opposing teams to 16.8 points per contest. If the AFC West foes beat up on each other, that could clear a path for the Patriots to stand...

1.3 million Google accounts hit by Gooligan Android bug

The malware, which is included in a number of programs downloadable from third-party app stores, roots a vulnerable Android device and steals the user's security credentials, Micha...

Texas announces first local Zika case

State officials say further investigation is necessary to try to figure out how and where the woman was infected. The state's first local transmission of the Zika Virus was confi...

Some gobble down turkey, then shop to start holiday season

So why are some retailers making the night of Thanksgiving the beginning of Black Friday? Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days on the United States calendar, wit...

Some gobble down turkey, then shop to start holiday season

So why are some retailers making the night of Thanksgiving the beginning of Black Friday? Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days on the United States calendar, wit...

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Some gobble down turkey, then shop to start holiday season

Some gobble down turkey, then shop to start holiday season

So why are some retailers making the night of Thanksgiving the beginning of Black Friday? Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days on the United States calendar, wit...

Samsung may soon release Android 7.0 Nougat update

With the announcement of its Galaxy Note 7, Samsung introduced a Black Onyx color version, which definitely looked terrific, if you can take care of it most of the time. Samsung ...

Penn State Beats Rutgers 39-0

Penn State Beats Rutgers 39-0

In games against Ohio State, Michigan, Michigan State, Penn State and Iowa, Rutgers has scored a combined seven points and been shut out four times times, including the last tw...

UO President Says School Will Protect Undocumented Students

Chicago's mayor, Rahm Emanuel, who was previously chief of staff to Barack Obama, said: "I want to assure all of our families that Chicago is and will remain a Sanctuary City "....

Giants' defense could be something speical

Giants' defense could be something speical

To this point in the season while not being incredible they have done a good job and held opposing offenses in check for the most part. New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning ...

Will Texas see legalized marijuana?

Proponents argued that it's important to be able to control, regulate and tax marijuana . Rapper and weed enthusiast Snoop Dogg took to social media to express his feelings on t...

Colorado officials say voting systems back online after outage

Colorado officials say voting systems back online after outage

Polls in Colorado will be closing tonight at 9 pm EST, and, since Colorado is a swing state, people will be watching closely to see which way the vote goes. But Democratic turn...

LSU's offensive line looks to rebound from poor results against Alabama

Unfortunately, by now it seems patently obvious that LSU's fate will be to wait Nick Saban out in order to achieve the promise of those expectations. For all his achievements, Hurt...

Election office directors talk poll watchers, voting rules

Election office directors talk poll watchers, voting rules

However, this percentage ebbs away as age increases-only 40% of likely voters 65 and older said they feel comfortable voting online . In fact, not only does the page help people r...