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Death toll from Sri Lanka rains mounts to 164

Death toll from Sri Lanka rains mounts to 164 Officials said hope is fading for finding survivors among 97 people missing in two days of torrential rains and landslides that swamped western and southern regions. KALUTARA, Sri Lanka: Thousands of Sri Lankan troops battled Monday to get relief supplies to almost half a million people displaced by the island's worst flooding in well over a decade, which has killed 169 people. [Full Article...]

Bangladesh suffer woeful warm-up for opener

He applauded the efforts of opener Shikhar Dhawan and Dinesh Karthik . Asked about the reported souring relationship between coach Anil Kumble and Kohli, Laxman said, "This is not the platform to talk about that". "This result ensures we go into the Champions Trophy without big heads", Bayliss told BBC's Test Match Special. "So if given he couldn't bowl, I still think he'd make great contri... [Full Article...]

Positive West Nile Mosquitoes Found in IL

Positive West Nile Mosquitoes Found in IL However, four out of five people infected with West Nile virus will not show any symptoms. Garza explains in most instances, the symptoms are rather innocuous. The department plans to track the mosquito population and trap them every two weeks to test for viruses. The Douglas County Health Department is using larvicide briquettes to kill mosquitoes in breeding ponds and trapping two species, a... [Full Article...]

Madison County finds first mosquitoes with West Nile in 2017

Madison County finds first mosquitoes with West Nile in 2017 Garza explains in most instances, the symptoms are rather innocuous. Individuals affected by West Nile virus can suffer from fever, nausea, headaches, and muscle aches, though 80 percent of people infected show no symptoms. Various diseases are potentially lurking in the bite of pesky mosquitoes. Precautions include practicing the three "R's" - reduce , repel , and report . [Full Article...]

Theresa May's Brexit battle cry:Your Black Country needs you

Theresa May's Brexit battle cry:Your Black Country needs you Shot in his Ladbroke Grove neighborhood in London, Tracey adds that he is unsure if he'll ever be able buy a house but that Labour's commitment to building more homes gives him faith it could happen.British Prime Minister Theresa May takes part in a general election broadcast."We need to face up to the fact that there are going to be extra costs and we think this is the best way to handle it a... [Full Article...]

Woman thought headed for Canada found dead in Minnesota

Woman thought headed for Canada found dead in Minnesota Kerr says the attempt speaks to the desperation that people have to try to get to Canada . The Kittson County sheriff's department said an initial autopsy concluded the cause of death was possible hypothermia, though a final autopsy is still pending. [Full Article...]

Tobacco kills 7 million people a year

Tobacco kills 7 million people a year Four global investment groups have called on investors to quit the tobacco industry. There also has been a complete ban on tobacco advertising in Ghana, Kenya, and Togo. But she added every victory in the courts had strengthened the WHO's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control , bolstering it by setting legal precedents. [Full Article...]

Minimum Wage Increase Anticipated to Have Negative Effect on Restaurant Industry

Minimum Wage Increase Anticipated to Have Negative Effect on Restaurant Industry He warned of the "unintended consequences " of sustaining such a ridiculous amount as minimum wage, saying the unenviable circumstance creates a breeding ground for corruption and other violent crimes in the polity. Gbajabiamila said that, "provided that the minimum wage in sub-section 1 of this section shall be subject to periodic review every 5 years and the first review shall be effective from ... [Full Article...]

Ohio Attorney General Mike Dewine sues 5 drug makers over opiate crisis

The lawsuit is seeking a declaration from the companies that their actions were illegal, an injunction to stop "their continued deceptions and misrepresentations and to abate them the harm they have caused", damages for the money the state spent on opioids "that these companies sold and marketed in OH and for other costs of their deceptive acts", and repayment to consumers who, "like the State, p... [Full Article...]

Olivia Newton-John battling breast cancer again

Olivia Newton-John battling breast cancer again Newton-John, 68, had been diagnosed with breast cancer in the early 1990s, but had been in remission since 1992. She has always been a champion of the ONJ Centre , having battled breast cancer before in 1992, and losing her sister to brain cancer in 2013. [Full Article...]

England and Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues in Trophy opener

The feud between Kohli and Kumble started during the fourth and the final Test between India and Australia in Dharamsala in March. One can not not thank a country of over a billion dedicated people who watched it and made it a success. [Full Article...]

Kroger recalls macadamia nuts due to listeria risk

Kroger recalls macadamia nuts due to listeria risk The cashews tested negative for listeria, but the nuts were recalled and pulled from shelves out of an abundance of caution, according to the FDA. The affected products are the 12-ounce packages of Simple Truth Dry Roasted Macadamia Nut with a UPC of 11110-02478. [Full Article...]

Turkey ready to retaliate against any threats, Erdogan warns

Turkey ready to retaliate against any threats, Erdogan warns The incident occurred outsides the residence of the Turkish ambassador with the president watching for a few seconds before turning to go inside. Erdogan's speech on Thursday was his first public speech since returning from a trip to meet U.S. [Full Article...]

Fla. officials confirm 7 cases of canine influenza

Fla. officials confirm 7 cases of canine influenza This is the first time it has been confirmed in Florida. Common symptoms include sneezing, nasal discharge, and frequent coughing that can last for 2 weeks or more. If you think your dog has the virus, call you veterinarian. This is a highly contagious virus. Anyone who suspects that a pet has the dog flu is encouraged to contact a veterinarian before taking the pet to the office to decrease the... [Full Article...]

India players not happy with Kumble's coaching style

India players not happy with Kumble's coaching style Sources said Kohli had a word with Ganguly after the practice game against New Zealand on Sunday and may have discussed the issue at length. Things don't look too rosy for India cricket team coach Anil Kumble at the moment. Kumble's contract as India coach will come to an end after the Champions Trophy and the board recently sent out a media release inviting applications for the position. [Full Article...]

May blasts opponent on Brexit as poll lead narrows

Addressing supporters in Wolverhampton, the Tory leader turned the focus back on her Labour rival, as she warned voters not to "sleepwalk" into a scenario where Mr Corbyn is in the Brexit "negotiating chair". Theresa May will accuse the European Union of adopting an aggressive negotiating position in Brexit talks in a speech later today. "They are adopting an aggressive negotiating position... [Full Article...]

SNP tries to tempt older voters, who tend to vote Tory

SNP tries to tempt older voters, who tend to vote Tory Nicola Sturgeon has attempted to walk a fine circus rope when talking about Jeremy Corbyn in the election. The change is summed up in the statistics in party leader Nicola Sturgeon's launch speech. The first minister said that she wanted to speak to pensioners directly yesterday, warning them that the Conservatives were pitting the young against the old and were "taking the votes of many ... [Full Article...]

Group linked to NSA leaks says will release more data in July

Group linked to NSA leaks says will release more data in July The group would not reveal what, if anything, interested buyers would be receiving. Zcash, meanwhile, is a cryptocurrency that claims to fully protect the privacy of a transaction, and has been appealing to criminals who have already been infecting computers with mining software , according to Kaspersky Lab report from December. [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka Races To Rescue Flood Victims As The Death Toll Increases

Indian Naval personnel of INS "Kirch" that arrived in the island on Saturday are now engaging in flood relief operations at Udugama and Galapatha in the Kalutara District in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Navy. Indian rescue personnel were deployed last week in flood-hit areas. Almost 2,000 houses were damaged or destroyed. An air force helicopter on relief mission crash landed near Baddegam... [Full Article...]

Nigeria's Senate Passes Bill to Crackdown on Money Laundering

Nigeria's Senate Passes Bill to Crackdown on Money Laundering According to the senator, the bill would enable issues affecting the NFF to be resolved by the Court of Arbitration for Sport as opposed to regular courts and ensure the entrenchment of best practices in the administration of the game locally . [Full Article...]


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