The CDC says the Aedes mosquitoes that spread the Zika, chikungunya and dengue viruses are aggressive daytime bites and prefer to bite people rather than animals. Symptoms of the virus include fever, rash, joint pain and red eyes and can last from a few days to about a week. An estimated 80% of those infected show no symptoms at all.
According to the recent polls, New Hampshire is more favorable to Sanders than Clinton, as the self-proclaimed socialist-democrat has a double digit lead over the former first lady. "Because if it's about our records, hey I'm going to win by a landslide". Trump came in second behind Cruz in Monday's leadoff Iowa caucuses - which he had previously described on Twitter as a "long-shot great finish".
The warning came last week after USA health officials confirmed three cases in Florida of the Zika virus - a mosquito-borne disease linked with an epidemic of birth defects in Brazil . In Colombia, which is now experiencing the second-largest Zika outbreak, the government has been telling women to delay pregnancy for six to eight months.
Al-Shabab, which has direct ties to al Qaeda, wants to topple the Western-backed government and impose Islamic law, or Shariah, in the country. Security minister Abdirazak Omar Mohamed told reporters that four of the attackers were shot dead by security forces.
Mr Dole (92), an establishment grandee, told the New York Times on Wednesday that the party would suffer "cataclysmic" and "wholesale" losses in congressional and state elections if Cruz becomes the Republican nominee. Cruz and Trump are in a political battle for Iowa delegates. "So let's just pick somebody out of the phone book if we have to", he said. In a series of July 2013 tweets , Trump also wrote: "We should be concerned about the American worker & invest here".
BuzzFeed News reported early Friday that the RNC had disinvited the National Review from a GOP debate it had been set to co-host on February 25 after its latest issue - called " Against Trump " - featured essays slamming the real estate mogul from leading conservatives including Glenn Beck, Erick Erickson and Russell Moore.