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17 missing after California mudslides

17 missing after California mudslides

The torrential rainstorm that set off the disaster cleared out and was no longer a hindrance as searchers made their way across a landscape strewn with boulders and covered in cement-like mud shoulder-high in some places. Nearly 700 rescuers using search dogs, military helicopters, and thermal imaging equipment were on the scene. Just last week, Oprah had returned to the Montecito mansion to survey the damage that the Thomas fire had done to the surrounding area.


India beat Pakistan by seven wickets in Blind Cricket World Cup

India beat Pakistan by seven wickets in Blind Cricket World Cup

Mohammad Jalil made 90 before he was retired hurt. In reply, India comfortably chased down the target in 34.5 overs. For India , Venkateshwara Rao scored a half century. After opening their campaign against the Australians, the Indians will take on Papua New Guinea on February 16 at Mount Maunganui before facing Zimbabwe at the same venue on January 19.


Nigerians React As Benue Govt Buries Attack Victims

Nigerians React As Benue Govt Buries Attack Victims

Bello-Torob also lauded the government for deploying soldiers to the affected three states: Taraba, Benue and Nasarawa to maintain law and order as well as prevent possible escalation of the crisis. During the event of the mass burial, the governors of two neighbouring states - Darius Ishaku (Taraba) and Simon Lalong (Plateau) - held divergent views on the propriety of the Anti-Open Grazing Law enacted in Benue and Taraba States.


Urgent need for blood donations during National Blood Donor Month

Urgent need for blood donations during National Blood Donor Month

The critical call for donors is being made, in anticipation for more severe weather. Christine Welch, communications manager for California Blood Services Region, said she did not have totals for the Sonora Red Cross Donation Center, but the Northern California Blood Services Region reported 750 fewer donations in November and December than is needed to meet the region's demands.


Children's Health-Care Myths

Children's Health-Care Myths

Jones became the 24 co-sponsor of the bill , the Keep Kids' Insurance Dependable and Secure (KIDS) Act of 2017. Officials at Nemours/A.I. Dupont Hospital for Children said the hospital saw about 6,000 children on CHIP in the previous year for issues ranging from asthma to terminal illnesses, and many of them have special health care needs.


U.S. advises citizens against visiting Pakistan in new travel advisory

U.S. advises citizens against visiting Pakistan in new travel advisory

The advisory further goes on adding U.S. employees are mandated to take special authorization from USA consulate general offices before traveling to states with Naxalite activity or the states of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Tripura, and Manipur, reported India Today.