Monday December 18-th, 2017

Sam Bradford Ruled Out For Week 3 Against Buccaneers Sam Bradford Ruled Out For Week 3 Against Buccaneers

Rapoport said Bradford is dealing with some swelling and discomfort in his knee, but there's no ligament damage, so it won't require surgery. After the Vikings lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers 26-9 on Sunday in the absence of Bradford , Zimme...

Flu vaccine not as effective as past years Flu vaccine not as effective as past years

Flu cases are mostly seen in the winter months, but the reason physicians are recommending the shot now is because it takes a few weeks for the immunity to kick in. Ian Tullberg. Certain Duke Primary Care locations in Durham, Orange and Wake counti...

Hurricane Maria Brings 155 MPH Winds To Puerto Rico Hurricane Maria Brings 155 MPH Winds To Puerto Rico

Maria's 255 kilometer per hour winds had already roared into the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica on Tuesday, with official communications to the island completely cut off in the wake of the storm. Then it's expected to turn north after ...

Desmond Tutu speaks out on plight of Rohingya Muslims Desmond Tutu speaks out on plight of Rohingya Muslims

The organisation which oversees the Novel Peace Prize is unable to withdraw the honour from Myanmar President Aung San Suu Kyi , in spite of the fact her government is committing "genocide" against the Rohingya Muslims in the country. Despite al...

Delta: Avoid Atlanta connections Monday, Tuesday because of Irma Delta: Avoid Atlanta connections Monday, Tuesday because of Irma

The Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D.C., and Boston is one of the most traveled stretches in the country. Miami and other heavily populated areas of southeastern Florida are on the worst side of the storm. Florida's major theme ...

Donate wisely to relief funds Donate wisely to relief funds

While there are many ways to donate both locally and around the nation, officials are also urging caution. Donations may be made through redcross.org, by calling (800) RED CROSS or texting the word "HARVEY" to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

Rohit and Kohli hit tons as India hammer Sri Lanka again Rohit and Kohli hit tons as India hammer Sri Lanka again

Sri Lanka hold the record for their 398 for 5 against Kenya in the 1996 World Cup. Thakur, who also played with Dhoni for Rising Pune Supergiant in the IPL last season, got his first wicket through a catch by Dhoni, to remove Sri Lanka opener...

Erdoğan calls on United Nations to put pressure on Myanmar government over Rohingya Erdoğan calls on United Nations to put pressure on Myanmar government over Rohingya

At least 109 people have been killed in the clashes with insurgents, Myanmar says, majority militants but also members of the security forces and civilians. Deadly attacks on border posts broke out on August 25 killing one soldier, 10 police officers...

GOP Rep. to Trump: McCain, Flake are 'your team' GOP Rep. to Trump: McCain, Flake are 'your team'

After taking a veiled shot at Sen. That, as well as his reiteration days later that "both sides" were to blame for the violence that led to the death of Heather Heyer and two state troopers, led Democrats and many Republicans to denounce Trump ...

Haryana on alert as Dera chief is set to be sentenced

The conflict erupted after Ram Rahim was held guilty, which shouldn't have happened. "The law-and-order situation is being maintained and constantly monitored in the entire state". Meanwhile, on Saturday, the BJP High Command decided against remo...

Haryana''s law officer sacked for accompanying Dera head Haryana''s law officer sacked for accompanying Dera head

The violence resulted in almost 30 deaths in Panchkula itself. After the court in Panchkula, adjoining Chandigarh , on Friday held the Dera chief guilty of rape, his followers went berserk setting ablaze vehicles and damaging properties.

West Nile Virus found in Grant County West Nile Virus found in Grant County

The DeKalb County Health Department has reported that mosquitoes collected in a trap in Sycamore tested positive for West Nile virus. A horse in Yellowstone County is the first in Montana this year to come down with West Nile Virus. Approximately 8...

Van driver of Barcelona attack Younes Abouyaaqoub shot, killed by police Van driver of Barcelona attack Younes Abouyaaqoub shot, killed by police

The police are searching for a fourth suspect, Younes Abouyaaqoub , 22. Cops say the baby-faced teen - who was of Moroccan descent and born in Spain - was the driver of the van that swerved and slammed into tourists in Barcelona , killing 13.

Some area shelters waive pet adoption fee Some area shelters waive pet adoption fee

This includes the San Diego Humane Society on Gaines Street, where NBC 7's own resident animal enthusiast, Dagmar Midcap, will be speaking with locals looking to adopt pets throughout the day. The ultimate goal, said Snowden, is finding homes for the...

Cases of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Stanislaus County Cases of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Stanislaus County

District personnel are conducting extra surveillance and mosquito control in the areas where the virus has been found. In recent weeks, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) has seen a marked increase in West Nile virus...

All You Need to Know About the Solar Eclipse All You Need to Know About the Solar Eclipse

Maine will next see a total solar eclipse April 8, 2024 when the path of totality goes through Western Maine. The whole nation will be focused on the solar eclipse on August 21, but before you turn your eyes to the sky, you'll need protective...

How to capture the solar eclipse with a smartphone How to capture the solar eclipse with a smartphone

As the day of the eclipse draws closer, trying to find certified viewing glasses is getting more and more hard. Amazon is issuing refunds to affected customers. Once the sun reappears, glasses should be replaced. Read and follow any instructions pa...

United Nations criticises Australia's refusal to let gay couples divorce

The Australian government has been forced to adopt its Plan B on same-sex marriage - a postal vote - after the Senate rejected a second bid for a compulsory plebiscite. Australia has plans to hold a voluntary popular vote by post on legalising sam...

High-stake Gujarat RS elections today

Therefore, the high profile election to the Upper House from Gujarat has become a matter of prestige for both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party, which has ensured that Patel's passage to the Rajya Sabha would either be effectively blocked...

Foxconn to build $10 billion LCD plant in Wisconsin Foxconn to build $10 billion LCD plant in Wisconsin

The incentives would be pro-rated, based on how much is spent and how many jobs are created by Foxconn. Seven U.S. states have competed for new investments from Foxconn. Tai Jeng-wu, CEO of Foxconn's Japanese unit Sharp Corp., said in June that...

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