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One of the best ways to prevent mosquito breeding and the spread of mosquito-borne viruses is to get rid of standing water around the home and in the yard. This season, mosquito samples have tested positive for WNV in the cities of Addison, Balch Springs, Coppell, Dallas, Desoto, Garland, Highland Park, Irving, Mesquite, Richardson, Rowlett, and University Park.
  • Jared Kushner now has permanent security clearance

    Jared Kushner now has permanent security clearance

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    White House Chief of Staff John Kelly had ordered changes to the clearance system after a top aide - Rob Porter - worked for months without full clearance because of allegations he abused both his former wives. Like the president, Kushner was previously a wealthy real estate magnate and headed up his family's company. His financial situation has since improved markedly.
  • Hughes: Southampton weren't going to be 'messed about'

    Hughes: Southampton weren't going to be 'messed about'

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    This morning the club tweeted an image of an online review for Swansea Marriott Hotel captioned 'Just some feedback...', which read: 'Had been due to stay here for an extremely important business trip, only to have our reservation cancelled 24 hours before arrival, due to an apparent virus outbreak.
  • Senators Force A Vote That May Ultimately Reverse FCC, Restore Net Neutrality

    Senators Force A Vote That May Ultimately Reverse FCC, Restore Net Neutrality

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    Ed Markey , D-Mass., filed a petition Wednesday to force a vote under the Congressional Review Act , a rule allowing Congress to overturn recent rules from government agencies. "Now, on June 11, these unnecessary and harmful internet regulations will be repealed and the bipartisan , light-touch approach that served the online world well for almost 20 years will be restored", Ajit Pai , chairman of the FCC , said in a statement Thursday.
  • Don Blankenship Reminds Voters That Trump Got It Wrong On Roy Moore

    Don Blankenship Reminds Voters That Trump Got It Wrong On Roy Moore

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    Of course. Screw what's right, it's only about hanging on to power. "This thing has been going on within the Republican Party for some time and it resulted in Trump", he said . But when you can do a lot of ads over a long period of time, you may be able to convince people that your motivations are a little bit difference. He explicitly referenced the race at the end of the event , as he asked the audience to cheer for Jenkins or Morrisey in a demonstration of how the crowd planned to vote ...
  • 17 women affected by CervicalCheck controversy have died

    17 women affected by CervicalCheck controversy have died

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    Mr Harris said this evening: "Whilst I had previously been advised, and it had been commonly understood that CervicalCheck clinical audit covered all cases notified to the National Cancer Registry, I have been informed this afternoon that this is not the case".
  • San Jose Sharks get chomped by Las Vegas Golden Knights in overtime

    San Jose Sharks get chomped by Las Vegas Golden Knights in overtime

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    Marc-Andre Fleury has stopped 31-of-32 shots faced through two periods, keeping the Golden Knights in the game until they found their offense. Fleury was impossible to solve, as he has been in these playoffs so many times . Before the goal could even be announced over the loud speakers at SAP Center, Reilly Smith scored the Golden Knights' third straight goal to give Vegas a two-goal lead entering the final period.
  • Wall Street braced for plummeting sales of Apple iPhone X

    Wall Street braced for plummeting sales of Apple iPhone X

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    When Apple reports its latest quarterly earnings on Tuesday, the world's most valuable company is expected to reveal revenues of about $61 billion, after selling an estimated 54 million iPhones in the three months to March. Analysts are cutting their sales forecasts, sometimes drastically. There is also concerns over the price Apple is paying for components. Most 3D features can easily be replaced with a simple touch-and-hold method, or long-pressing as it's more commonly called.
  • Twitter Reacts to Tuukka Rask Throwing Broken Skate Blade

    Twitter Reacts to Tuukka Rask Throwing Broken Skate Blade

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    Toronto has all the momentum in this series, although that can be easily taken away with a strong start by Boston in Game 7. Tampa Bay went about that with an intense practice on Sunday as the coaching staff looks to deliver the message that the opening-game effort was good but not almost at the level needed to compete in the second round of the playoffs.
  • IPL 2018 Match 27 MI vs CSK Live Streaming on Hotstar

    IPL 2018 Match 27 MI vs CSK Live Streaming on Hotstar

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    Hosts RCB suffered a duel blow as skipper Kohli was also handed a ₹ 12 lakh fine as his team failed to finish their quota of 20 overs in the stipulated time. Of course, this match too ended with Dhoni putting an end to proceedings with a six. Bangalore were once again on the receiving end of a Dhoni masterclass.
  • Amazon Prime Membership Is About to Get More Expensive Very Soon

    Amazon Prime Membership Is About to Get More Expensive Very Soon

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    The company plans to increase its video content spending this year, Amazon's Olsavsky said, with a prequel to "The Lord of the Rings " in the works. The company's physical stores business, most of which is from Whole Foods, added $4.26 billion in revenue for the quarter. USA Today is reporting that Amazon will soon start charging Prime Members $119 a year.
  • UN warns of surge in attacks on Syrian civilians

    UN warns of surge in attacks on Syrian civilians

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    On Tuesday, Russia's Kommersant newspaper, citing sources, said that S-300s would be given - not sold - to Syria and that issues surrounding the transfer "have practically been resolved". All the aircraft were intercepted and captured by Russian troops by means of radio control. Justin Bronk, an air combat expert at the Royal United Services Institute , said he doubted Russia's claims, and that the remarks were "probably just posturing in this case to try and embarrass the USA".
  • Top Houthi leader killed in raid By

    Top Houthi leader killed in raid By

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    The civilians were mostly women and children , who were in a tent set up for the wedding party. The council was formed by the Houthi movement and the General People's Congress Party in 2016 to run the country's affairs in the absence of an effective government amid a civil war that has been going on in Yemen since 2015.
  • Delhi Daredevils vs Kings XI Punjab: Who will win tonight?

    Delhi Daredevils vs Kings XI Punjab: Who will win tonight?

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    While Avesh, Mishra and Christian have IPL experience in their kitties, Plunkett, alongside Prithvi Shaw, was in on his first stint and the English paceman was largely responsible for Punjab's sputtering. Chasing 144 for victory, Delhi were restricted to 139 for 8 in 20 overs thanks to some superb bowling by fast bowlers Andrew Tye, Ankit Rajpoot and Barinder Sran.
  • Manhunt underway for Minnesota grandmother accused of murdering husband and her look-alike

    Manhunt underway for Minnesota grandmother accused of murdering husband and her look-alike

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    The journey made by murder suspect Lois Riess . But she wasn't looking to catch any rays, because that's where Riess met Pamela Hutchinson. Her identification, credit cards and auto keys were gone. "Sometimes, they're financially dependent and the barrier is actually their inability to move" or support themselves, she said. "Yet she is calculated, she's targeted and she's an absolute cold-blooded killer", he said.
  • Heavy rain and possible severe weather expected Sunday

    Heavy rain and possible severe weather expected Sunday

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    Tonight: Much cooler with clearing skies and lows in the mid 40s. That's not all, it's also packing a severe weather threat with numerous tornado and severe t-storm watches in place. Monday offers little in the way of relief, with moderate to heavy rains expected for much of the day and temperatures in the mid- to upper 50s. Increasing valley rain and higher mountain snow above 7,500' with several inches likely Sunday night through Monday night.
  • Regular excess drinking can take years off your life, study finds

    Regular excess drinking can take years off your life, study finds

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    The drop in life expectancy for a 40-year-old who drinks between 100 and 200 grams is six months, on average, compared with someone who drinks between zero and 100 grams, the study found. The really heaviest drinkes out there might lose as many years of life as a smoker (ten years lost), the researchers say. The majority of people believe that moderate drinking is actually beneficial to cardiovascular health, but the study shows that UK's new lower guideline of moderate alcohol intake is ...
  • Nigeria placed 47th in new Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking released

    Nigeria placed 47th in new Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking released

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    Argentina dropped from fourth to fifth, Croatia moved three places down from 15th to 18th while Iceland dropped from 18th to the 22nd position. Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino said on Thursday that employers had shown an interest in financing that an expanded Club World Cup but he failed to comment on reports they had offered around $25 billion for that and another tournament that was projected.
  • Romania's annual inflation rate speeds up to 5% in March

    Romania's annual inflation rate speeds up to 5% in March

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    Inflation in the vegetables segment cooled to 11.7% in March from 17.57% in February. Moreover, the latest inflation was the highest since October 2012, when prices had risen 1.9%. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) maintained a neutral stance in last week's monetary policy review, citing the still lurking inflation. Factory output growth recorded a four-month high of 7.1 per cent in February, aided by strong show in manufacturing and capital goods sectors.
  • Top Security Advisers of S. Korea, US to Meet on Thursday

    Top Security Advisers of S. Korea, US to Meet on Thursday

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    He expressed hope for Britain's support in resolving issues on the Korean Peninsula as the European country, which has an embassy in Pyongyang, is also seeking dialogue. "I want Japan and South Korea to closely coordinate to realize the denuclearization of North Korea and bring about peace, stability and prosperity in Northeast Asia", Kono said.