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Nipah virus death toll in India jumps to 10

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 04:56

The death toll from an outbreak of the rare Nipah virus in southern India jumped to 10 Tuesday with more than 90 people quarantined to try to stem the spread of the disease, officials said. With tests from other suspect deaths awaited, authorities in Kerala state have ordered emergency measures to control the virus, which is spread by fruit bats. Ten of those who tested positive have died and the remaining two are undergoing treatment," a health official in Kerala's Kozhikode district, the centre of the outbreak, told AFP.


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How the E.U.’s New Online Privacy Law Could Benefit Users Everywhere

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 04:23

While there are no regulations like it in the U.S., the GDPR is already leading some corporations to make changes globally


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Are North Korea Nuclear Negotiations Hitting a Dead End?

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 04:23

Donald Trump's summit with Kim Jong-Un in Singapore may never happen due to continued disagreements over denuclearization


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SpaceX leading the space race to launch humans to Mars

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 04:00

SpaceX has upended the rocket industry, making founder Elon Musk the world's most disruptive space pioneer. The company is No. 1 on the 2018 CNBC Disruptor 50 list announced today.


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Beto O'Rourke Is on a Long Hard Road

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 03:40

At the wheel with the Democrat who's trying to turn Texas blue


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Manhunt Continues for Suspects Who Ran Over and Killed a Baltimore Officer

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 03:33

A female officer was killed in the line of duty


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Foreign Media Arrive in North Korea as Pyongyang Prepares to Close its Nuclear Test Site

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 01:19

A small group of foreign media was invited to witness the closure, but none from South Korea


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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding Guests Are Reselling Their Gift Bags on eBay

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 00:29

The 1,200 guests outside the chapel received commemorative gift bags full of goodies


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'Thinking of You All Today.' Ariana Grande Tweets Message of Support One Year After Manchester Arena Attack

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 00:25

The bombing during her Manchester concert killed 22 people and injured 800


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Sweden Advises Its Citizens to Prepare Wet Wipes and Tinned Hummus in the Event of War

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 22:54

The newly minted pamphlets come amid escalating security concerns following Russia's annexation of Crimea


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GDPR takes effect on May 25: What does it mean?

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 22:25

General Data Protection Regulation will impact the way personal data is manages across the globe. What does it mean and how does it affect you?


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The U.S. Has Made a Commemorative 'Peace Talks' Coin Ahead of the Trump-Kim Summit

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 22:12

The coin's release awkwardly follows North Korea's threat to cancel the talks


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Miss Nebraska Beats 50 Competitors to be Crowned Miss USA

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 21:51

Sarah Rose Summers from Nebraska won this year's Miss USA competition Monday. She will now represent the U.S. in the Miss Universe contest


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What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii's latest volcanic hazard

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 21:29

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is pouring into the sea and setting off a chemical reaction that creates giant clouds of acid and fine glass.


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Turkey Sentences 104 People to Life in Prison Over the 2016 Coup Attempt

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 21:22

It is one of the harshest penalties given since the coup attempt


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Mike Pompeo Threatens to Impose the 'Strongest Sanctions in History' on Iran

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 20:19

Pompeo listed 12 requirements if Iran wants relief from sanctions President Trump plans to reimpose


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The FBI and Justice Department Will 'Review' Classified Russia Probe Details With Congressional Leaders

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 19:30

President Trump demanded the Justice Department investigate whether the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign


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Suspect at Large After Baltimore Police Officer Run Over in Armed Confrontation, Say Witnesses

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 17:28

The badly injured officer was reportedly on the ground as several residents tried to keep her alive


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The House GOP is in Chaos

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 17:13

With the House majority in revolt, Ryan could only watch powerlessly as the $867 billion farm bill imploded on Friday.


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