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Timeline: Zika's origin and global spread

3 hours 33 minutes ago - Yahoo News
The following timeline charts the origin and spread of the Zika virus from its discovery nearly 70 years ago: 1947: Scientists researching yellow fever in Uganda's Zika Forest identify the virus in a rhesus monkey 1948: Virus recovered from Aedes africanus mosquito in Zika Forest 1952: First human cases detected in Uganda and Tanzania 1954: Virus f...

Ariya Jutanugarn falters late, has 2-shot lead in Canada

3 hours 29 minutes ago - Yahoo News
PRIDDIS, Alberta (AP) — Ariya Jutanugarn missed a chance to take a big lead into the final round of the Canadian Pacific Women's Open, making two late bogeys Saturday at Priddis Greens

Suspected Kurdish militants fire rockets at Turkey's Diyarbakir airport: media

3 hours 14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Suspected Kurdish militants fired rockets at the airport in Turkey's main southeastern city of Diyarbakir on Saturday, sending passengers and staff scrambling for shelter, Dogan news agency said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties. There were no casualties and no disruption to flights, Diyarbakir governor Huseyin Aksoy told the news...

'ALMOST UNHEARD OF' Southwest plane engine falls apart mid-flight

3 hours 41 minutes ago - Fox News
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HEARTLAND APPEAL Trump vows to help Iowa farmers, minorities alike

3 hours 41 minutes ago - Fox News
by foxnewsonline@foxnews.com (Fox News Online)

Venezuelan police jail top activist in pre-dawn transfer

3 hours 41 minutes ago - Fox News
by foxnewsonline@foxnews.com (Fox News Online)

Mancini leads Endwell, New York, to Little League title game

4 hours 6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Michael Mancini led Endwell, New York, to the Little League World Series championship game Saturday, striking out 11 in a 4-2 victory over Goodlettsville, Tennessee, in the U.S. final

Flawless Fowler builds 1-shot lead at Barclays

4 hours 4 minutes ago - Yahoo News
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Rickie Fowler kept bogeys off his card for the second straight day and closed with a 5-foot birdie putt for a 3-under 68, giving him a one-shot lead over Patrick Reed going into the final round of The Barclays

Up to 300,000 refugees to come to Germany this year: migration office head

4 hours 15 minutes ago - Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - The head of Germany's Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) told a German newspaper that he expected a maximum of 300,000 refugees to arrive in Germany this year

Up to 300,000 refugees to come to Germany this year: migration office head

4 hours 15 minutes ago - Yahoo News
The head of Germany's Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) told a German newspaper that he expected a maximum of 300,000 refugees to arrive in Germany this year. Germans tend to use the word "refugee" to refer to both refugees and migrants who are seeking protection but do not have refugee status

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