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Zika found in common house mosquitoes in Brazil

2016-07-22
Researchers in Brazil announced Thursday the "presence of the Zika virus" in Culex mosquitoes (the common house mosquito) in the eastern city of Recife. These findings were released with a word of caution, saying "the obtained data will require additional studies in order to assess the potential participation of Culex in the spread of Zika and its role in the epidemic."

Zika in Florida: 2nd possible non-travel case investigated

2016-07-22
Health officials are investigating a possible non-travel related case of Zika virus in Broward County, Florida, the Florida Department of Health said Thursday.

First known case of female-to-male Zika transmission announced

2016-07-15
In another startling Zika development, the first case of female-to-male sexual transmission of the Zika virus has occurred in New York City, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday. Up until now, it was thought that the only likely route of sexual transmission was male-to-female or male-to-male.

What you need to know about Zika

2016-07-22
The mosquito-borne Zika virus is spreading around the globe. Researchers are learning new information about the virus every day. Here is the latest news and research.

Could a man race against a horse and win?

2016-07-22
Humans have been chasing animals for their entire existence. Racing against them wasn't a matter of sport, but necessity, as our ancestors simply needed the food.

Devastating accident inspires man to run half-marathon

2016-07-22
On the morning of January 28, 2014, freezing rain and snow glazed the streets of Birmingham, Alabama, bringing chaos to a city unaccustomed to those conditions. Schools shut down, businesses closed and residents frantically tried to make their way home, leading to gridlock on the roads.

Most U.S. beers to get calorie and ingredient labels

2016-07-22
The most popular alcoholic beverage in America is about to get all health-conscious: Most beer brewers are voluntarily including freshness dating, calories, nutritional details and an ingredients list on their labels. The goal for brewers and importers is to fasten new labels on all their cans and bottles by the end of 2020, said the Beer Institute. However, the new labels should begin appearing immediately.

Millions of galaxies spotted

2016-07-22
Over the last week, new images have granted us exquisite views of the final frontier that is our old, vast and mysterious universe.

Prince Harry follows Diana's footsteps to fight AIDS

2016-07-21
In 1987, a photograph of Princess Diana shaking the hand of a man with AIDS helped to break down stigma around the illness. Nearly 30 years later, Prince Harry is highlighting the need to continue fighting the stigma persisting around today's AIDS epidemic, particularly among teenagers.

Report: MH370 disappearance a criminal investigation, police chief says

2014-04-02
The investigation into Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is now classified as a criminal investigation, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing the Malaysian police chief.

Ebola toll rises in 'unprecedented' outbreak

2014-04-01
An outbreak of Ebola hemorrhagic fever in West Africa has spread to Guinea's capital and beyond its borders in an "unprecedented epidemic," a leading aid agency reported Monday.

Republicans hit a nerve when it comes to Obamacare

2014-04-08
Republicans are going all in, hoping that the payout is big. Like control of the Senate, big.

Ukraine crisis: NATO suspends cooperation with Moscow

2014-04-02
NATO will suspend "all practical civilian and military cooperation" with Russia because of its annexation of Crimea, saying it has seen no sign that Moscow was withdrawing troops from the Ukrainian border.

Will Caesars impress with Las Vegas High Roller?

2014-04-01
The 550-foot-tall High Roller has finally opened on the Las Vegas Strip.

'How I Met Your Mother' ends a legendary run

2014-04-01
After 208 episodes, countless "legendarys!" and any number of pineapple incidents, slaps and slutty pumpkins, "How I Met Your Mother" came to an end Monday night.

Unmanned drone crashes on South Korean border island

2014-04-02
An unmanned drone crashed on a South Korean island near its disputed maritime border with the North, the country's defense ministry said Tuesday.

Obamacare hits enrollment goal with 7.1 million sign-ups, President says

2014-04-02
A last-minute enrollment surge enabled the White House to meet its original sign-up target for the Affordable Care Act, a surprising victory for the Obama administration after a rocky rollout of the program that has become a political hot potato for Democrats and a rallying cry for Republicans.

Washington landslide death toll rises to 24; number of missing stands at 22

2014-04-01
The grim death toll from the massive landslide in rural Washington rose Monday to 24 people, and the discovery of three more bodies means the list of those confirmed killed likely will rise soon, authorities said.

Begala: I got a better deal through Obamacare

2014-03-31
I signed up for health care through the Affordable Care Act last week.

'Star Trek Beyond' brings in $59 million box office

2016-07-24
The latest voyage of the starship Enterprise boldly brought in a big box office this weekend.

Roger Ailes' next project? A book

2016-07-24
Ousted Fox News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes is writing a book.

Donald Trump on Roger Ailes' Fox News exit: 'So sad'

2016-07-24
Donald Trump says Roger Ailes' forced exit from Fox News is "so sad."

Verizon warns HUGE data users: Switch plans or else

2016-07-23
Verizon customers who use excessive data must make a choice -- switch plans or lose service.

3 reasons you'll spend more at 40 than at 30

2016-07-23
What age group in America spends the most money? It depends on the category, but you'd think younger Americans -- those less likely to be married or have kids -- would lead the pack at least as far as entertainment goes.

2 stocks that could soar if Donald Trump wins the election

2016-07-23
It's no secret that politics influence the stock market.

TV ratings for Donald Trump's acceptance speech weren't 'huuuge'

2016-07-23
According to Donald Trump, the "television ratings for this convention were through the roof."

'The Daily Show' turns 20: A look at its legacy

2016-07-23
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'Late Show' showrunner on going live, Jon Stewart, and reviving Colbert's persona

2016-07-22
Since leaving "CBS This Morning" in April to become the showrunner of "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," Chris Licht has had quite the change of schedule, and this week wasn't any easier on his sleeping patterns.

Pokemon Go breaks Apple download records

2016-07-22
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