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Zika may have spread from a patient to a family caregiver

Dunn encouraged women who are pregnant or hope to become pregnant to avoid those areas and encouraged men to talk to their health care providers...

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Sprint owner Softbank to buy ARM in big post-Brexit deal

Son still has a lot of work to do at Sprint (S), whose shares tumbled 5% on the ARM news. The Cambridge-based firm designs microchips used...

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Zika mystery widens as Utah caregiver contracts virus

The Utah Department of Health said that the caregiver, a family member of the patient, tested positive for the virus , which, until now, was be...

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Islamic State group claims responsibility for train attack in Germany

He eventually got shot and killed by the police when he tried to run away instead of giving himself in to authorities. A hand drawn DAESH fl...

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Sucking on thumbs may help build your child's immunity

Almost 1,000 kids from New Zealand participated in the nail biting and thumb-sucking study, and they were tracked periodically, beginning at a...

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Apple Pay Officially Launches in France

After launching in the United Kingdom and Switzerland, France is now Apple Pay's third European market. Payments using Apple Pay are limited to ...

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How the failed coup could impact Turkey's economy

Turkish forces on Friday commandeered tanks, helicopters and military jets. It would be up to parliament to decide on the death penalty, he to...

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Melania Trump Echoes Michelle Obama in Convention Speech

However, Trump said in a Monday night interview with Fox News that his convention speech Thursday would discuss a "major, major" tax cut, immi...

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Stenson-Mickelson showdown exceeded Duel in the Sun, says Nicklaus

Mickelson, 46, shot a 6-under par 65 Sunday but it wasn't enough to catch Stenson. His total of 264 was the lowest-ever recorded at a major and ...

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CDC Assisting Utah Investigation of Zika Virus Infection

The Utah Department of Health said the patient did not contract the Zika virus from a mosquito bite or with sexual contact, which are the two kn...

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Family Member of Utah Man Who Died of Zika Virus Became Infected

The CDC is working with Utah health officials to investigate the case. The man is the 12th known case of Zika virus in the state. In the mea...

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Antibiotic blocks Zika virus infection of fetus in lab test

CDC officials are helping Utah experts investigate the case. As of July 13, 1,306 cases of Zika have been reported in the continental US a...

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RBA unfazed by Brexit, cuts may come

There are concerns on the economic home front, however. Policy makers anticipate inflation will remain below their 2-3 per cent target given "...

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SpaceX rocket lifts off on cargo run, then lands at launch site

It was the second time the company has landed one of the Falcon 9 rocket boosters on a landing pad at Cape Canaveral, Florida - the other three ...

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How does Zika spread? Utah infection raises new questions

Pillai said that as of Jul 13, the CDC was aware of 1,306 cases of Zika in the United States. The new case was discovered after a doctor notic...

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Caregiver gets Zika from man who died in medical mystery

Health authorities in the U.S. are baffled by a patient in Utah who appears to have contracted Zika virus through what could be a new channel of...

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Benghazi victim's mother: 'Hillary for prison'

Hillary Clinton made it clear Monday she isn't about to let the GOP cast Donald Trump in a softer light at the Republican National Convention. ...

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Colorado delegates walk out in anti-Trump effort at Republican National Convention

The lineup of speakers would be aimed at showing off "Trump the man", his advisers said. With less than four months left before the November e...

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HP Elite x3 Phablet Arrives in August for $699

It will debut with an iris scanner on the front and a fingerprint sensor on the back. According to the report, HP will be selling the stan...

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Hypertension biggest global risk factor for stroke

The study-built on findings from a previous stroke study that identified risk factors for stroke in 6,000 participants from 22 countri...

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Hillary Clinton speaks at NAACP convention in Cincinnati

The presumptive Democratic nominee also plans to start her day here Monday in the battleground state of OH, with an address to a gathering of ...

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Zika Utah Virus Becomes Challenging Case for CDC to Solve Epidemic

He somehow infected the woman, his caregiver, though they hadn't had sexual contact. The mosquito species that carries Zika is not typically f...

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Warren to speak first night of DNC, raising questions about Clinton VP

Brian Fallon, a Clinton campaign spokesman, would only say in a statement that Clinton "held a series of campaign-related meetings at her Washin...

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Japan of all places isn't getting Pokemon Go just yet

The group said it would not stop the attack until representatives from Pokemon Go contacted them. With that in mind, stay tuned to Game Ra...

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Trump's Campaign Takes Safe Route in Revamp of Ridiculed Logo

Created to represent his partnership with running mate, Mike Pence, the joint campaign image depicts the "T" from Trump and the "P" from Mike Pe...

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