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Health Officials Stunned After Elderly Zika Patient Transfers Virus to Caregiver

Laboratories in Utah and at the CDC reported evidence of Zika infection in both Utah residents. But the individual had "helped provide care for the deceased patient". Officials said the second person showed symptoms of Zika, but did not have the same kind of high viral load that was present in the deceased patient.

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Baton Rouge officers 'were targeted and assassinated'

Jackson was an African-American officer and 10-year veteran of the police department. Earlier this month , protests erupted over the killings of two black men at the hands of police: Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge on July 5, and Philando Castile a day later in Falcon Heights, Minn.

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Christie: 'No discontent' after Trump passes him over

He tells Stahl that after 12 years in Congress, his ability to "build relationships with people in Washington , DC, I think, will give me an opportunity to help advocate for the agenda of the Trump administration". Trump described meeting with Pence's family, including his wife and daughter, as part of the motivation for selecting him as a running mate. At the time , Pence endorsed Ted Cruz, but he was visibly reluctant to throw his support behind Cruz.

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In medical mystery, caregiver of Zika patient gets virus

But how the caregiver contracted the infection remains a mystery. This makes the eighth confirmed Zika Virus case in Utah. As of Wednesday, no locally acquired mosquito-borne cases have been reported in USA states, but there have been 1,305 travel-associated cases reported, the CDC states.

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Labour Leadership: Smith Moves Ahead Of Eagle

But the new PM still outperforms Mr Corbyn on who is more principled, with 44% saying Mrs May and 43% the Labour leader. During a hustings before Labour MPs this afternoon Mr Smith said that he would be happy to serve under Ms Eagle. Ms Eagle said: "I'm glad Labour's NEC has come to a decision". But Labour's National Executive Committee has said Mr Corbyn can remain on the ballot paper without securing any fresh nominations.

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China vows 'decisive response' to S. China Sea provocations

The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague concluded this week that China had no historic claim to the waters and it had violated the Philippines' economic and sovereign rights. The award issued by it will not have any effect on China's existing policy, he said. Yasay called then only for "all those concerned to exercise restraint and sobriety".