NHC says tropical depression developing near Cape Verde islands

National Hurricane Center forecasters gave the system closest to the US - dubbed Invest 99-L - a 50 percent chance of tropical development as of Monday afternoon, and while the five-day track puts it on southeast Florida's doorstep, it is not expect... More..

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by | Monday, August 22, 2016

UN Admits Its Role in Haiti's Cholera Epidemic

The deputy spokesman for the Secretary-General, Farhan Haq, said in an e-mail this week that "over the past year, the United Nations has become convinced that it needs to do much more regarding its own involv...More..

Singapore PM 'ill' during speech, not in serious condition: PMO
by | Monday, August 22, 2016

Singapore PM 'ill' during speech, not in serious condition: PMO

To applause, Mr Lee said: "I have decided that Swee Keat will resume duties as Minister for Finance", adding that Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, will stop covering as Acting Minister. "They asses...More..

by | Monday, August 22, 2016

Conor McGregor Edges Nate Diaz, and the Trilogy Is On

If McGregor is to defend his UFC featherweight belt, it would mean a rematch with the Brazilian Jose Aldo, who he defeated in just 13 seconds back in December of past year at UFC 194 . For McGregor, a loss wou...More..

Victor Wanyama wins it late on for Tottenham Hotspur on home debut
by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Victor Wanyama wins it late on for Tottenham Hotspur on home debut

After all, the Premier League campaign is a marathon, not a sprint. New Sunderland boss David Moyes first brought the South African global to the Premier League whilst he was in charge at Everton. Joining Tot...More..

First human case of West Nile reported in Glenn County
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

First human case of West Nile reported in Glenn County

These mosquitoes lay their eggs on the surface of standing water and can breed all year long "as long as water stands and conditions remain favorable", according to Maricopa County Environmental Services . To ...More..