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Californians Urged to Remove Standing Water to Reduce Mosquitoes

Californians Urged to Remove Standing Water to Reduce Mosquitoes

Karen Smith. This will help as mosquitos can breed even in small quantities of water. Past year there were 442 cases of West Nile reported in California. Deanna Lites of WWJ . DSHS is also planning to support teams of community health workers and case managers inside local health departments who will work directly with pregnant women who may have been exposed to Zika to help them access specialized prenatal care and help affected newborns get the care they need.



Macron faces stronger Merkel after state election

Apart from calling for more social justice through changes to tough labour and welfare laws, the new SPD leader has had nothing much to say on the key issues facing the German electorate such as terrorism and security. Social Democrat governor Hannelore Kraft's coalition lost its majority as her junior governing partners, the Greens, took only 6.4%. According to Spiegel Online magazine, the victory in North Rhine-Westphalia is a great success for Merkel.



Israel Demands Explanation of US Diplomat's 'Western Wall' Comment

It later annexed east Jerusalem in a move never recognised by the worldwide community. Palestinians see east Jerusalem as the capital of their future state, while Israel considers the entire city to be its undivided capital. President Trump is scheduled to make the Old City his first stop after landing at Ben Gurion Airport on May 22. It's a very important diplomatic declaration that will be considered a unilateral move even before arrangements to restart the Israeli-Palestinian ...


Turkish Prez arrives in Washington to meet Trump

Turkish Prez arrives in Washington to meet Trump

The U.S. president was one of the few world leaders to call and congratulate Erdogan on his recent victoryin a referendum that gave him sweeping new constitutional powers and extended his potential political lifespan. Reza Zarrab was arrested in the United States over a year ago and is being held in jail pending trial on charges of laundering money and violating the US's sanctions against Iran .


UN Security Council condemns N. Korea's missile test

UN Security Council condemns N. Korea's missile test

In a unanimously agreed statement, the 15-member council said it was of vital importance that North Korea show "sincere commitment to denuclearization through concrete action and stressed the importance of working to reduce tensions". The series of launches has raised global alarms as the North has warned of firing an intercontinental ballistic missile which could be capable of reaching the Unites States, or of conducting a sixth nuclear test despite pressure from the worldwide community to ...