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Manuel Becomes 1st African American Woman to Win Swim Gold

Joint winners United States' Simone Manuel, left, and Canada's Penny Oleksiak celebrate with their gold medals after the women's 100-meter freestyle during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. NBC did the same after Michael Phelps and Lilly King won gold medals . "She's a trailblazer for the sport of aquatics, not just for African Americans, but just aquatics, period".

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Study IDs 2 Zika Virus Proteins Linked to Microcephaly

In the case of arthrogryposis, the babies have restricted movement in some of their joints and sometimes the joints are stuck in a single position. Symptoms generally fade after a week, although the Zika virus remains in the bloodstream and can be sexually transmitted, possibly for a few months after it is acquired.

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José Mourinho: Rivals scared to say United can win league

Mourinho also aimed a dig at Van Gaal for sending Adnan Januzaj on loan to Borussia Dortmund last season . The Manchester United man joined the club for a world-record £89 million on Monday and fans were looking forward to seeing him play.

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Supreme Court uplifts ban on diesel vehicles above 2000 cc

Large diesel cars, mainly SUVs, can remain on Delhi's roads, the Supreme Court has said, but owners will have to pay a green fine to compensate for polluting the city's air. As the CJI indicated that it may go up, Salve said "now we have reached a stage of how much" the ECC should be. The Supreme court said that the 1% tax charged as environment protection charge.

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SC lifts diesel ban in Delhi-NCR but imposes 1% environment compensation

The bench, while recording the submissions of the SG, asked the Central Pollution Control Board to open an account in public sector banks to receive the environment compensation charge from manufacturers/dealers of these vehicles. The eight month-old Delhi diesel ban, which has created a lot of unrest among several auto manufacturers, has finally being lifted. Appearing for the vehicle companies, senior advocates Abhishek Manu Singhvi, Gopal Subramanium , Mohan Parasaran and Gopal Jain ...

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Cloud cover will likely obscure tonight's meteor shower

While the Perseid meteor shower occurs annually in August, this one should be more intense than usual. The Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight, and it looks like the clouds will stay away for the show in southern Arizona. If you can't get out of town or it ends up being too cloudy, you can visit NASA's site for a live Ustream both tonight and tomorrow starting at 10 p.m.