Zika Virus Causes Public Health Emergency Declaration in Puerto Rico

The Puerto Rico Department of Health said 10,690 cases of Zika virus disease have been confirmed, including 1,035 in pregnant women. Mosquitoes are not the only ones spreading the Zika virus in Florida. According to a new report from the Los Angel... More..

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by | Monday, August 22, 2016

US Federal Reserve Board Split Over Rate Rise

The S&P 500 posted eight new 52-week highs and one new low; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 56 new highs and 23 new lows. His statement was echoed by the Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart, who said a ...More..

Blowout in women's water polo gold match
by | Monday, August 22, 2016

Blowout in women's water polo gold match

She shot 76 and was tied for eighth at 4-under. Steffens led the US with four goals on five shots to add to her team lead in goals scored in Rio. Maddie Musselman added two more in quick succession for th...More..

by | Monday, August 22, 2016

British Eurostar staff to stage August strikes: Union

Commenting on the strike, RMT general secretary Mick Cash said that rail workers were "sick and tired" of the company's failure to honour agreements. A spokesman for Acas, the mediation service hosting the ta...More..

Team USA loses to Italy in Men's Volleyball semi-final
by | Monday, August 22, 2016

Team USA loses to Italy in Men's Volleyball semi-final

David Lee recorded five blocks and Erik Shoji posted 13 digs for the USA, which did not medal in the 2012 Olympics but won gold in 2008. But Italy came back to secure victory with aces by Zaytsev and Juantore...More..

Urjit Patel appointed as new RBI governor
by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Urjit Patel appointed as new RBI governor

Patel , as deputy governor also was responsible for managing money markets, and has faced criticism for a tighter grip on liquidity, a criticism that Raghuram Rajan also faced. "Don't see any knee jerk change...More..