Health


United Nations apologizes for role in Haiti cholera outbreak

As per the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the ongoing Haiti cholera outbreak is the worst epidemic of cholera in recent history. "We are profoundly sorry for our role ", Ban said . "Some have urged that the package also include an individual component, such as the payment of money to the families of those who died of cholera", Ban said.



Gov. Scott gives Little River area "all clear" on Zika

The benefit begins tomorrow and will be in place through December, as the state collects more information about the case and scope of transmission in Texas. The MoHS concluded that this case was not due to local mosquito-borne transmission but possibly through person-to-person transmission. Texas also announced its first locally transmitted case of Zika in recent days.


Get unlimited Frosty's all year long with Wendy's $2 key tag

Get unlimited Frosty's all year long with Wendy's $2 key tag

It all started in 1990 when President George H.W. Bush asked Dave Thomas to be the spokesperson for a National Adoption Awareness Program. The Dave Thomas Foundation is America's only national non-profit charity dedicated exclusively to finding permanent homes for the more than 100,000 children in foster care.


Dollar General (DG) Misses on Q3 Earnings; Stock Down

Dollar General (DG) Misses on Q3 Earnings; Stock Down

Cibc Markets has 0.01% invested in the company for 16,036 shares. Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) closed 6.33% above its 200-day moving average and is 14.32% above another chart threshold, its 50-day moving average. (NASDAQ:DLTR) shares. Shares for $450,135 were sold by Witynski Michael A. The insider Matacunas Mike R. sold 2,974 shares worth $269,154. The stock was acquired at an average price of $80.00 per share, with a total value of $124,800.00.


Dozens Arrested in Minimum Wage Protests

Dozens Arrested in Minimum Wage Protests

However, other states have not followed suit triggering Tuesday's day of action. The workers walked off the job in shifts throughout Tuesday, ending Tuesday night, according to SEIU. "I'm one of them", she said, adding that one of her daughters dropped out and she's concerned about keeping her other daughter in school. "Right now I can barely pay my bills".



China hikes tax on 'super cars' amid luxury crackdown

The tax, affecting cars that cost more than 1.3m yuan ($189,000; £151,024), is aimed at curbing lavish spending and reducing emissions, authorities said. China has become one of the world's largest consumers of top-end sedans, prompting Western brands like Lamborghini and Porsche to showcase high-end offerings.