Medical

Child becomes first Manitoban infected with West Nile Virus in 2018

Last year, Toronto Public Health did not record the first lab-confirmed case of West Nile virus until August 25. The virus is transmitted to humans through mosquitoes...

U.S.

Castaic Lake fire is now 60 percent contained

The National Weather Service reported the temperature in nearby Saugus was 97 degrees at 3 p.m., with relative humidity 23 percent and southwest winds of 10 miles per h...

People

US ambassador urges Britain to ditch support for Iran nuclear deal

We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish ...

Sport

Dedryck Boyata: Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers not drawn on defender's future

The Scottish cahmpions have qualified for the Champions League for both of Brendan Rodgers' previous seasons at Celtic Park, but this year they could not overcome ...

IT

How To Get Fortnite For Android On A Non-Samsung Phone

The Play store doesn't offer much in the way of guidance for how users can actually download the Android version of the game, which requires opening up the phone's permis...

Research

Sick killer whale J-50 could be cared for in Canadian waters

Scientists are reporting progress in the race to help an emaciated and endangered West Coast killer whale in the waters of the Salish Sea. A team of veterinarians is ...

Life&Culture

Fortnite Beta on Android exclusive to Samsung Galaxy owners

Of course, the power user is going to want full keyboard and mouse support, and as mentioned Samsung DeX offers that over Bluetooth connection. Its S Pen stylus...

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J.Crew's sales soar as Meghan Markle wears £45 clutch bag

It was reminiscent of a very similar display of affection between Princess Diana and Prince Charles back in 1987, when the late princess presented her former husband ...

Nick & Priyanka Secretly Visited Harry & Meghan

It was a little unprofessional of her to do it so suddenly, "mid-day quoted Nikhil Namit as saying". However, we wouldn't get too excited until Priyanka or Nick confirm...

Recreate Danica Patrick's ESPY Awards Makeup for Less Than $25

Aaron Rodgers and Danica Patrick making their red carpet debut. "Or the hot guy in the room I should say". The moment that comes to mind was Patrick's joke about a bal...

Comcast Lets Disney Win Bidding War for Fox

Comcast had been fiercely duelling with Disney for Twenty-First Century Fox assets, but on Thursday said that it would not raise its $66 billion U.S. But now the boa...

Netflix Misses Big on Q2 Subscriber Growth, Stock Drops 11 Percent

During the second quarter, global net adds totaled 5.15 million. Netflix said it made a profit of $384m on revenue of $3.9 billion in the recent quarter, compared t...

Prime time: A day of deals at Amazon, and at its rivals

Granted, a year ago was the largest Prime Day event ever, racking up billions in sales, but the 2016 numbers also reiterated the conclusion - 77% of the deals were bet...

Kate Middleton & Prince Louis Are All Smiles in New Christening Photo

The latest photo, taken by photographer Matt Porteous , shows the baby flashing a huge grin while in the arms of his proud mother, Kate Middleton . The palace tweeted...

‘Game of Thrones’ earns a leading 22 Emmy Award nominations

Game of Thrones roared back onto the Emmy battlefield, topping today's nominations with 22 bids but with a formidable opponent in last year's victor The Handmaid's Tal...

Duchess of Sussex stuns in Dior dress at RAF Centenary

The choice of designer is interesting considering Wickstead publicly called out the Givenchy and Claire Waight Keller wedding dress made of Meghan for being similar t...

George Clooney suffers minor injuries in Italy scooter crash

According to a report from TMZ , Clooney became a human projectile and flew 20 feet in the air and over the vehicle he hit. It's thought he has sustained a hip injury...

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US ambassador urges Britain to ditch support for Iran nuclear deal

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Dedryck Boyata: Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers not drawn on defender's future

August 15 2018 --  The Scottish cahmpions have qualified for the Champions League for both of Brendan Rodgers' previous seasons at Celtic Park, but this year they could not overcome AEK Athens...

Business

President Erdogan says crash of lira ‘political plot’ against Turkey

Since some of Turkey's debt is in dollars, it's also making the country's financial situation worse. In an interview with the newspaper Hurriyet, Treasury and Finance Minister Be...

Elon Musk Reveals Details of Tesla V9.0 Software, Including Early Access

Tesla did not immediately respond to a request for confirmation or clarification. They did come from Musk's verified Twitter account but it's possible that someone could have hac...

Breaking News

Parker Solar Probe launched on sun-study mission

Among the puzzlers: Why is the corona hundreds of times hotter than the surface of the sun and why is the sun's atmosphere continually expanding and accelerating, as Parker accur...

Samsung Galaxy Note officially presented

Behind the 6.4-inch screen of the Note 9, Samsung have hidden their largest ever battery at 4000mAh which they claim will power the phone for a whole day. The camera will als...

Michigan Governor’s Race: Whitmer To Face Schuette In November

Democrat Rashida Tlaib is set to become the first Muslim woman elected to Congress after she won the nomination to run unopposed for the House seat long held by Democratic Rep. Dem...

White House adviser Bolton urges North Korea to act on denuclearization

The North Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement Thursday that President Donald Trump's summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has improved relations bet...

NCAA approves basketball rules changes: agents allowed, undrafted players can return

The rule changes are aimed at giving basketball student-athletes more flexibility for going pro and also earning a degree. After an FBI investigation found in September that se...

Carolina Panthers: 3 Big takeaways from Preseason Week 1

Kelvin Benjamin and Cam Newton met up publicly and talked ahead of the Bills and Panthers preseason game Thursday. Benjamin said he "wasn't even trying to listen" to Newto...

Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

I have not seen him [again] so far so we will see about his availability". But that all made sense - we had to create a squad which is strong enough and wide enough to cope with th...

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Fortnite Beta on Android exclusive to Samsung Galaxy owners

Fortnite Beta on Android exclusive to Samsung Galaxy owners

Of course, the power user is going to want full keyboard and mouse support, and as mentioned Samsung DeX offers that over Bluetooth connection. Its S Pen stylus is Blueto...

Hurricane John weakens a little off Mexican coast

Hurricane John weakens a little off Mexican coast

While John is expected to pass west of Baja , an increase in storm size or an eastward jog in the track could bring tropical storm conditions to the region. Swells generated by ...

Space Force plans blasted with Twitter Star Wars snark

Space Force plans blasted with Twitter Star Wars snark

Most of the satellites are operated by the Air Force , which is likely to see a decrease in responsibilities after the proposed reorganization. Monaco Air staff are used to...

In Tehran meeting, Iranian President warns N. Korean FM about

In Tehran meeting, Iranian President warns N. Korean FM about "unreliable" US

At current market rates, the imports are worth some $15 billion a year. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani - who insists that its nuclear programme is entirely peaceful - has ac...

Syrian scientist killed in apparent car-bomb attack

Syrian scientist killed in apparent car-bomb attack

Asbar played a role in Syria's missile development program and had close links with the Assad regime and its Iranian allies, the Britain-based watchdog added. The Abu Amara Brigade...