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Zika, microcephaly link called "surprising"

Zika virus is a flavivirus, as are yellow fever, dengue and West Nile viruses. But none of those other viruses are known to cause microcephaly, which makes the Zika-microcephaly link “surprising,” according to Dr. 586 more words

Busyness

This is a wicked strange winter we’ve been having. One day it’s warm… next day it’s cold. I’ve never seen anything like it.

I’ve been staying busy busy. 680 more words

Dog Agility Training

Canada urged to lead fight against UN peacekeeper sex abuse

OTTAWA – With the Trudeau Liberals pledging a return to peacekeeping, Canada is being urged to play a leading role in stamping out what is being described as rampant sexual abuse by United Nations peacekeepers. 526 more words

Canada

“Chew ‘em up and Spit ‘em out”: The Drone Operator Edition

Any sober look at the recent history of veterans in the United States can only lead one to wonder why men and women continue to enlist in the armed forces in the twenty-first century. 756 more words

News Commentary

Obama's Drone War Drives Terrorism

What has been a concern for many years, namely that Obama’s (who infamously had bragged that he was “good at killing people”) largely expanded drone war with its… 240 more words

USA