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Australia has mooning moment at Eurovision

After he was swiftly removed from the stage by security, the prankster was later revealed to be Ukrainian media personality Vitalii Sediuk , known for embarrassing celebrities such as Kim Kardashian , Brad Pitt and Will Smith. The prankster is facing anything from a fine to five years in prison on hooliganism charges, the nation's Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said in a Facebook post . Read More

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WHO confirms second Ebola case in Congo outbreak

The zone is some 1,300 kilometers (800 miles) from the capital, Kinshasa. Among more than 11,000 people who were vaccinated in the trial, no cases of Ebola virus disease occurred. It's believed that fruit bats carry the virus and spread it to other animals, which then come into contact with humans. Sufferers are advised to keep themselves isolated while awaiting treatment for a disease whose incubation period is 21 days. Read More

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U.S. inches towards $100bn Saudi weapons deal

Popular Video The average American throws away 82 pounds of clothes every single year. "We are in the final stages of a series of deals", the official told Reuters , adding that the arms deals could ultimately be worth more than $300 billion over 10 years, with the goal being to help the Saudis strengthen defenses without compromising Israel's military advantages over its neighbors. Read More

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Trump lawyers describe Russian Federation income

The letter , written by longtime Trump lawyers Sheri Dillon and William Nelson and addressed to Trump, reports no equity investments by Russians in businesses controlled by Trump nor any debt to Russian interests. When asked if he would at last release his tax returns in exchange for Democratic support for his tax plan, Trump balked. While Trump denied Russian business ties during his election campaign, he and his children have in fact spent the past decade talking openly about the ... Read More

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UK's health service hit by ransomware attack

The NSA did not respond to requests for comment, but some experts expressed sympathy for the agency because it had warned Microsoft about the problem. In the U.S., FedEx Corp. reported that its Windows computers were "experiencing interference" from malware, but wouldn't say if it had been hit by ransomware. Read More

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Global 'WannaCry' ransomware cyberattack seeks cash for data

It is estimated that 45 NHS organisations have been caught up in the attack. The Computer Emergency Response Team of Turkey tweeted that the "wannacry ransomware" is spread over Server Message Block flaws. She said Britain was a world leader in terms of cybersecurity, but that did not make its systems impenetrable. At two London hospitals, a British medical student found widespread computer issues, he told CNN . Read More

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Mom hits son who didn't give her Mother's Day card

Mom hits son who didn't give her Mother's Day card

The sister of the 6-year-old boy, who witnessed the assault, told police that he had been hit "really hard a few times". She said the woman tore it up and hit the boy repeatedly, according to the report. The children reportedly told the police that their mother hits them frequently and violently, and that they are afraid of her, reported Fox 5. Murphy was released Friday according to online records, but she could not be reached for comment. Read More

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Amid Escalating Tensions, North Korea Accuses CIA of Assassination Plot

Amid Escalating Tensions, North Korea Accuses CIA of Assassination Plot

It accused the CIA and South Korean intelligence of targeting the dignity of the country's supreme leadership. The North Korean statement , carried by the official Korean Central News Agency - which often issues shrill, bellicose threats and accusations against the United States and South Korea - said the foreign intelligence agencies "infiltrated" North Korea "to commit state-sponsored terrorism". Read More

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A Texas University Just Canceled Its Conservative Commencement Speaker

A Texas University Just Canceled Its Conservative Commencement Speaker

The university said it had asked Cornyn to visit at a later date. In the run-up to the Saturday ceremony, 850 students at Texas Southern University had signed a petition urging the school to pull the plug on Cornyn's speech. Trevino says she wants someone to speak that represents the student's values. Texas Southern University was founded in 1927 after the Houston public school board agreed to fund a junior college for whites and a separate one for African-Americans, according to the ... Read More

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Melissa McCarthy Spotted Speeding Through NYC On Spicey's Podium

Your credibility means more than that. McCarthy has gotten rave reviews for her impression of the combative spokesman on "Saturday Night Live", which she will be hosting this weekend. "That's good to the last drop!" she remarks in deadpan fashion as the " Saturday Night Live " audience is heard rolling in the aisles. And she could well return to the race this year for her May 13 stint, especially given the nationwide media attention she's earned for playing Spicer over the past few months. Read More

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UN agency announces 2 more suspected Ebola cases in Congo

Two others may have also died from the disease. World Health Organization and Congolese authorities said Friday that one case of Ebola had been confirmed in Bas-Uele province in the northeast. "This is not the first outbreak for the DRC so its health system has experience in dealing with it", Lindmeier said. The virus has been most detrimental in West Africa, where it killed more than 11,000 people in 2014-15. Read More

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Take time for mom this Mother's Day

Take time for mom this Mother's Day

Murphy's snack bar and buy her a hotdog. Sunday will be my fifth Mother's Day without my Max. When we are 12 we say, "Maybe Mom doesn't know quite everything". My two grandmothers have passed on. "In my life , I loved them all". It tears me apart to tell people to celebrate Mothers Day with their moms when I didn't really think it was special and that it's a commercially-fueled trap to get us to spend more than the usual every second Sunday of May. Read More

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Ebola vaccine could get first real-world test in emerging outbreak

The country's health ministry was reported to have notified the world health body after laboratory tests confirmed it. Tanzania has never registered any case of Ebola in history. The last Ebola epidemic, in West Africa from 2014 to 2016, killed more than 11,000 people. The station quoted the Congolese Health Minister as saying on Thursday that since 22 April 2017, nine cases of hemorrhagic fever including two deaths were reported to Likati. Read More

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British, UN leaders to address Somalia humanitarian crisis

British, UN leaders to address Somalia humanitarian crisis

Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, also known as Farmajo , on Thursday (11 May) said the country's forces needed bigger and modern weapons to fight the better-equipped terrorist groups. Political agreements reached by the federal government and regional administrations recently outlines the structure and the future size of the Somali army, police and regional forces. Read More

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Central Intelligence Agency establishes 'Korea Mission Center' to focus on NK threats

The CIA announcement comes shortly after North Korean ambassador to the UK, Choe Il, confirmed that Pyongyang will conduct its sixth nuclear test whenever it wants, disregarding the potential threat of a pre-emptive strike by Washington. Last week, North Korea accused the USA and South Korea of an assassination against its leader The country's state-run newa agency said "a disgusting terrorists' group" directed by CIA and South Korean spies "ideologically corrupted" a North Korean dissident ... Read More

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Salvador Sobral Of Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest

Salvador Sobral Of Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest

By the time the curtain falls on the 2017 contest, 1,479 songs will have been performed in total, according to Eurovision . Australia participates in the contest via a wildcard which is offered each year by the host country; our 2017 fortunes were unexpectedly doubled when we ended up with two entrants this year, Firebrace, under our own flag, and Australian-born Anja Nissen, who represented Denmark. Read More

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No need for travel restrictions in Congo Ebola outbreak, World Health Organization says

Nigeria experienced the Ebola outbreak in July, 2014 when a Liberian American, Patrick Sawyer , who had the disease flew from Liberia to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos and died five days later. While medical staff remain puzzled by the appearance of the deadly disease in Bas-Uele province, a previously unaffected and remote part of the Congo, a Kremlin report claims the Ebola virus is a "bioweapon" being tweaked as part of an elite global eugenics plan. Read More

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Ebola outbreak reported in the Democratic Republic of Congo

The visit follows notification by the DRC Government of an outbreak of Ebola virus disease in Likati health zone, Bas Uele Province, in the northern part of the country bordering Central African Republic. The Ebola virus is an RNA virus similar to influenza and HIV. There are now 12 candidate Ebola vaccines in development. But 23 cases occurred among those in a control group whose vaccination had been delayed. Read More

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Horgan holds hope he will be BC premier

Horgan holds hope he will be BC premier

Weaver was the first Green elected to B.C.'s legislature four years ago when he surprisingly defeated former Liberal cabinet minister Ida Chong in Oak Bay-Gordon Head. Both Clark and Green Party leader Andrew Weaver have said they are open to working with other parties, but the precarious nature of minority governments and an alliance between the energy-friendly Liberals and the environmentalist Greens cast some doubt on the ability to get projects done. Read More

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Ignoring your mental health can be risky business

Ignoring your mental health can be risky business

With that in mind , the first week of May was recognized as Mental Health Week in Canada by the Canadian Mental Health Association. You may also find it more hard remembering certain things or concentrating. "We have a team of specialist counsellors who help to empower our clients by building their self-esteem and help resolve emotional and psychological distress, allowing for a better quality of life". Read More

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N. Korea Belatedly Covers Election of Pres. Moon Jae

Moon favours engagement with Pyongyang to bring it to the negotiating table, unlike his conservative predecessors and the US Trump administration, which backs stronger sanctions and has threatened military action. But challenging Washington over THAAD might be hard for Moon. Many analysts say Moon likely won't pursue drastic rapprochement policies because North Korea's nuclear program has progressed significantly since he was in the Roh government a decade ago. Read More

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It's National Nurses Week

It's National Nurses Week

National Nurses Week focuses attention on the diverse ways America's nurses work to save lives and to improve the health of millions of individuals. Annually, National Nurses Week begins on May 6, marked as Nurse Recognition Day, and ends on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, founder of nursing as a modern profession. Read More

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Odisha Plus II Science examination results to be published today

Odisha Plus II Science examination results to be published today

No student could pass from three colleges: Binayaka Junior College, Jeypore; Krushna P D Women's College, Dasapalla; and Tapobana Junior College of Science and Technology, Tapoban. All the candidates who had written the exam are eagerly waiting for the Orissa Plus 2 science Results 2017 . More than 3, 70, 000 students appeared for CHSE Class 12 examination this year out of which 85,000 students are from science stream. Read More

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Daily painkiller use ups heart attack risk

Daily painkiller use ups heart attack risk

Stephen Evans, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said , "This study suggests that even a few days' use is associated with an increased risk, but it may not be as clear as the authors suggest". Taking common painkillers on a regular basis could increase the risk of a heart attack, according to new research. Now researchers can confirm that the risk of MI is greatest with higher doses and during the first month of use. Read More

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NHS hit by cyber attack as hackers demand ransom

Hospitals in Britain appeared to be the most severely affected by the attacks, which aimed to blackmail computer users by seizing their data. Hospitals across England reported the cyber attack was causing huge problems to their services and the public in areas affected were being advised to only seek medical care for emergencies. Read More

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HFC Member Says House Obamacare Repeal Bill Only 'Tweaks' Obamacare

And after a very short while, insurers will be able to refuse to cover such people altogether. They promised if you liked your doctor and insurance, you could keep it; a double lie. But unless the poll is vastly skewed, this bill is a political loser the likes of which we've rarely seen pass any chamber of Congress. He probably thought something like "real men wouldn't allow themselves to be stopped from stripping away healthcare aide from millions of Americans". Read More

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