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Zika Virus' Unknowns Complicate International Efforts to Stop It

Frieden said Friday that the United States has 147 reported Zika cases in 24 states and the District of Columbia, most related to people who traveled to are...


Almost 100 rebel groups sign up to Syrian ceasefire deal

The agreement is the biggest diplomatic push yet to help end the bloodshed, but it has been plagued by doubts after previous peace efforts failed. However, he a...


Iowa sees 2 new travel-related cases of Zika virus

The health agency has also cautioned pregnant women against travel to Brazil to attend the 2016 Rio Olympics. Pregnant women should consider postponing travel...


Ted Cruz Accuses Donald Trump of Mob Ties

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz emotionally pleaded with his fellow Americans to stand up as voters and take charge of their country during a rally in Georgia on Saturday....


Russia says not carrying out Syria air strikes to avoid mistakes

United Nations envoy Staffan de Mistura announced the date for the new round of talks less than an hour before a cessation of hostilities was due to enter into...


First sexually-transmitted case of Zika virus in Europe diagnosed in France

Puerto Rico is one of 28 countries and territories in the Americas battling Zika. The CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report contains more information ...