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Rick Perry gets phone-punked by a couple of Russian pranksters Rick Perry gets phone-punked by a couple of Russian pranksters
- July 27, 2017

In the phone conversation, Perry explained US withdrawal from the Paris climate accord while expressing Washington's willingness to export gas to Kiev, which is still reeling from a violent separatist movement four years on. Groysman would more likely speak Ukrainian for official purposes, but this slipped past Perry's notice. Energy Secretary Rick Perry was duped by a pair of Russian comedians after they engaged him in a 20-minute interview. (more...)
Auto bomb kills seven civilians in Egypt Auto bomb kills seven civilians in Egypt
- July 27, 2017

The explosion happened 200 metres from its military target, "when an Egyptian soldier used a tank to stop the vehicle", according to the army statement yesterday. It reportedly killed more than 40 terrorists in a new campaign against them. He said: 'After storming terrorist hideouts, the soldiers are staying there. (more...)
Don't make abusive remarks against Jaitley: HC to Kejriwal Don't make abusive remarks against Jaitley: HC to Kejriwal
- July 27, 2017

This prompted Jaitley to file a separate Rs 10 crore criminal defamation case against the chief minister. One more lawsuit prompted Kejriwal to file an affidavit in Delhi High Court declaring that he never instructed Jethmalani to use the derogatory word. (more...)
Eli Lilly: What the Heck Just Happened? Eli Lilly: What the Heck Just Happened?
- July 26, 2017

Eli Lilly and Company " published on July 01, 2017 as well as Nasdaq.com's news article titled: "Roanoke Asset Management Corp Buys Emerson Electric Co, Eli Lilly and Co ..." with publication date: July 20, 2017. Penn Davis Mcfarland invested in 98,230 shares or 0.47% of the stock. As per Friday, August 19, the company rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group. (more...)
Tollywood Drugs Case: Kajal Aggarwal shocked by manager's arrest Tollywood Drugs Case: Kajal Aggarwal shocked by manager's arrest
- July 26, 2017

Having said that just because I care for people who run errands for me does not imply I can control their lives/personal choices. The Telugu film industry has been rocked by drugs scandal in the last couple of days. So far, filmmaker Puri Jagannadh, cinematographer Shyam K Naidu, actors Navdeep and Subba Raju have been questioned by SIT. Puttkar Ronson Joseph alias Johny Joseph, reportedly a former manager of the actress, was arrested by the SIT on Monday for possessing ganja. (more...)
Charmi on Drug Case: My image is being damaged Charmi on Drug Case: My image is being damaged
- July 26, 2017

She told High Court that SIT is using coercive methods during its questioning of celebrities and requested the Court to grant her exemption from appearing before SIT. A legal team along with the narcotics team is working along with them confirmed Akun. Since July 19, the SIT has questioned noted filmmaker Puri Jagannadh , cinematographer Shyam K Naidu , character actor P Subba Raju, actors Tarun Kumar and P Navdeep. (more...)
Papaya recall extends to 12 states, including Pa. Papaya recall extends to 12 states, including Pa.
- July 26, 2017

CDC said it is still determining whether the S Thompson illness is part of the multistate outbreak. The states with reported cases are Iowa, Virginia, New Jersey, Minnesota, New York, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Texas, and Utah. (more...)
Small drop in vaccine uptake can trigger measles outbreak Small drop in vaccine uptake can trigger measles outbreak
- July 26, 2017

The researchers calculated that each measles case costs about $20,000. According to the study , published Monday in JAMA Pediatrics , even a 5 percent decline in vaccination rates in the USA could lead to what would otherwise be a highly preventable outbreak. (more...)
Texas Senate approves more time for maternal mortality study Texas Senate approves more time for maternal mortality study
- July 26, 2017

They are talking about Senate Bill 2 , which would give scholarships, worth up to $10,000 to students with disabilities to attend private schools. For students who choose to remain in public schools within their district, they would be eligible for $500 to cover educational expenses. (more...)
Girl's HIV infection seems under control without AIDS drugs Girl's HIV infection seems under control without AIDS drugs
- July 26, 2017

Her case was revealed Monday at an AIDS conference in Paris, where researchers also gave encouraging results from tests of shots every month or two instead of daily pills to treat HIV. It started in 2014 in South America, Haiti, Africa and the United States, and some of the earliest participants might be able to try stopping treatment later this year. (more...)
Hot Mic Captures Senator Ridiculing Hot Mic Captures Senator Ridiculing "Unattractive" Colleague Who Wanted to Duel Her
- July 26, 2017

In addition to being ridiculed by Senators on a hot mic, he fired off numerous tweets, including one that mocked Senate investigators by offering 11-year-old-son, Barron, to speak now that son-in-law Jared Kushner is finished. Collins , a moderate from ME, can be overheard complaining about Trump and his proposed 2018 budget, which slashes spending with deep cuts to domestic agencies, food stamps, Medicaid, highway funding and medical research. (more...)
Health agency says child managing HIV without meds Health agency says child managing HIV without meds
- July 26, 2017

The child has been in remission since eight and half years giving hope to millions of a possible new HIV cure . Current treatments keep HIV under control but must be taken lifelong. HIV is a virus that attacks the immune system, the body's natural defense system. But there are trace amounts of the virus lingering in a small fraction of the girl's white blood cells. (more...)
Over 30 feared trapped after building collapses in Ghatkopar
- July 25, 2017

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) received a call at 10.43 a.m. and the fire trucks and disaster management teams rushed to the spot, Times of India reported. A rescue van along with 108 Ambulance also rushed to the spot. At least 30 people are believed to be trapped in the debris, though reports mention conflicting figures. (more...)
Child Lives with HIV for Years Without Treatments
- July 25, 2017

The Caribbean, and Asia and the Pacific can also reach them if programmes are further accelerated, says the report. Figures from the latest HIV and Aids Registry of the Philippines (Harp) report revealed that 1,098 were found to be carrying the virus last May. (more...)
Stubbs, Talkeetna's honorary cat mayor, dies Stubbs, Talkeetna's honorary cat mayor, dies
- July 25, 2017

While they were untrue, Stubbs spent the latter part of the 2016 resting at home. Stubbs served as the town's unofficial mayor since 1997. Stubbs was elected honorary Mayor as a kitten in 1997, when local residents unhappy with their human candidates made a decision to write him in the ballot, CNN reports . (more...)
'Unusually Aggressive' Squirrel Bites 5 People in Prospect Park, City Says 'Unusually Aggressive' Squirrel Bites 5 People in Prospect Park, City Says
- July 25, 2017

The crazed critter attacked park-goers - including a 7-year-old girl - near the entrance at Parkside and Ocean avenues. But officials from New York's Health Department said in a statement they were assuming that this particular squirrel may have contracted the disease following reports of what it described as "unusual aggressive behaviour". (more...)
West Nile virus found in three Vermont towns West Nile virus found in three Vermont towns
- July 25, 2017

The first case of West Nile Virus in a person in Denton County, a Little Elm resident, was reported last week . There are no medications to prevent West Nile Virus; however, most people infected exhibit no symptoms. The virus is fatal in 90 percent of cases for horses. A few come down with encephalitis or meningitis, which can lead to paralysis, coma and even death. (more...)
Ex-Doordarshan anchor Kanchan Nath dies in freak accident Ex-Doordarshan anchor Kanchan Nath dies in freak accident
- July 24, 2017

Kanchan Nath, 58, who was working as a host on the government-run Doordarshan channel, was the woman who had this fateful death . The incident was captured on a CCTV camera near Chandrodaya Society in Swastik Park. Rajat, her husband, said, "I need to file an FIR for criminal negligence on the corporation's part". Residents say the society had also deposited a fee of Rs 1,380 towards tree trimming and the balancing that was required. (more...)
Rahul down with fever; ruled out of 1st Test vs Sri Lanka Rahul down with fever; ruled out of 1st Test vs Sri Lanka
- July 24, 2017

KL Rahul has been ruled out of first Test against Sri Lanka . However, Rahul is expected to join the team on Monday, July 24. The Karnataka-based batsman had just come out of a four-month long break after he injured his shoulder during the four-match series against Australia. (more...)
Manchester City set to sign Real Madrid's Danilo for £26.5m Manchester City set to sign Real Madrid's Danilo for £26.5m
- July 24, 2017

Spanish media reported that Danilo said his farewells to his team-mates before leaving the club's tour of the US and joining City's contingent, who are also in the country for pre-season. City are also hopeful of completing the signing of Monaco's Benjamin Mendy later today. After Real's title runs in La Liga and for a second consecutive year in the Champions League, Zidane is confident his club will be ready when the time comes to defend those crowns. (more...)