At least 119 cases were confirmed by late last year, including 40 deaths, the World Health Organization said in a statement.
And the disease is taking an alarming turn.
“The outbreak that started last November has some disturbing dimensions,” the WHO said this week. “The fleas that transmit this …
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The world No. 1 beat second-ranked Maria Sharapova 6-3 7-6 (5) in an absorbing Australian Open final to move into sole possession of second place in grand slams won in the Open Era behind Steffi Graf’s 22.
Despite suffering from a fever and cough this…
The bureau on Thursday announced Mohamed’s addition to the list as well as a $50,000 reward for any information on the 29-year-old Somali-born U.S. citizen.
The FBI says Mohamed is accused of providing material support to Al Shabaab, the Somali-based group that’s linked to al Qaeda. The group has la…
Another Romney source said “the call is an ‘update’ call with finance, political, policy and grassroots leadership around the country.” While Romney will not officially announce his plans for 2016, he will clarify whether he is moving towards a run or pulling back from the prospect.
The news of the …
Jakarta, Indonesia (CNN)Before AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crashed, the co-pilot was flying the plane as the more experienced pilot monitored the flight. And things may have gone wrong in a span of just three minutes and 20 seconds, triggering a stall warning that sounded until it crashed into the Java S…
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The National Weather Service, which isn’t prone to exaggeration, is using terms like “life-threatening” and “historic” to describe the weather system taking aim at the Northeast.
The first big storm of the year may drop up to 3 feet of snow on Boston and New York before it ends Tuesday, with freezin…
The three adults distracted sales staff by pretending to browse for items in a branch of Emperor Watch and Jewelry, a chain store popular with Chinese tourists, on Friday afternoon, while a girl, estimated to be aged between 12 and 14 years, pocketed a 117-carat diamond necklace from a store front d…
Four more bodies have been recovered, said Marshall Supriyadi, director of operations and training for Indonesia’s search and rescue agency. That brings the total number of victims now found to 69.
Indonesian divers tried Saturday to float the wreckage using balloons, said Supriyadi.
They made seve…
Vice President Joe Biden was originally set to have led a delegation to Saudi Arabia on Obama’s behalf.
However, the schedule for the President’s departure from India has been adjusted to allow Obama to stop in Riyadh himself on his way home, White House press secretary Josh Earnest said.