First West Nile death of 2018 in Dallas County reported, officials confirm
08 August, 2018, 19:06
A mosquito trap in Drumbo tested positive for the virus during routine surveillance.
According to the Central Connecticut Health District, the mosquitoes that tested positive for the virus are in the Culex family. They can be infected when they feed on the blood of infected birds. Standing water can be treated with EPA-approved larvicides to kill mosquitoes before they become adults. Test results are reported once a week by the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station.
Clean your gutters and flush birdbaths or fountains once a week.
A crow tested positive in Sarnia in late July. The department stressed that West Nile is a preventable disease and that wearing insect repellant outdoors is a must. However, the majority of people infected with the virus do not get sick.
The Perseid meteor shower will peak during the overnight hours between August 11 and August 12, according to Forbes . Earth passes through the path of Swift-Tuttle's debris from July 17 to August 24, with the peak coming August 11-13.
In a similar move, Spotify also removed all the episodes of Jones' The Alex Jones Show after removing selected episodes last week. A number of platforms have reached a different conclusion, as the crackdown on Jones intensified this week .
Lu Xiang, an expert on U.S. "Every country on earth wants to take wealth out of the U.S. , always to our detriment", he tweeted. USA agricultural producers in particular are feeling the sting of the trade war .
The latest leaks have also suggested that Galaxy Note 9 could come in 128GB and 512GB internal storage options. Now, we've learned of yet another costly launch promotion that will run alongside the Galaxy Note 9's release.
Kovalev had a big fourth round, landing several powerful combinations and hard jabs that rattled Alvarez and slowed him. If he tastes his punch it could be lights out so he has to fight the ideal fight to come home with the belt.
It then faced a team of some of the world's top players (Blitz, Cap, Fogged, Merlini and Moonmeander) in a best-of-three contest. OpenAI is scheduled to face an active professional squad at The International 8, which kicks off on August 15.
Saudi Arabia's Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has bought a 2.3% stake in Snap - the company behind Snapchat - for $250m (£193m). Snap lost $353 million (roughly Rs. 2,400 crores) in the quarter, or 27 cents (about Rs. 18) per share.
With time the two got more comfortable with each other, and eventually they formed an unusually strong bond. Some students prefer their graduation photos to be a reflection of what they are as an individual.
That's because spotting the dips in the star's brightness as the planet passes in front of it gives away its presence. It is the radio signature of these auroras that allowed the researchers to detect these objects.
Carrie Underwood to kick off new tour in NC
At the end of 2017, she suffered a bad fall outside her home, leaving her with a broken wrist and 40-50 stitches in her face. In the two-part video clip, Carrie also talked about her upcoming album Cry Pretty and her tour, kicking off next year.
James Anderson hit in face by golf ball from his own shot
Watch the moment England bowler James Anderson nearly suffered a nasty injury while playing golf with Stuart Broad . The match was a thriller as the fortunes fluctuated from one team to another throughout the course of the match.
Heat warning issued for Barrie and area
It's now 30°C in the city as of 11 am and it's expected to reach 34°C later this afternoon. Overnight minimums will only fall to 20 degrees Celsius, providing little relief.
Tourist exodus from Lombok as quake death toll rises
It said it was not aware of any Irish casualties, but said there could be other Irish people who have not yet made contact. On Lombok, thousands fled from their homes to gather in emergency shelters in open spaces, the agency said.
After Australia, Ola eyes the United Kingdom market
The company will take 10% of any private hire fare, and 5% of a black taxi fare - which is now a lower commission rate than Uber. Uber has also won considerable public backing: more than 8,00,000 had signed a petition urging TFL to change their decision.
Iran clients tweaking USA sanctions as $90 oil looms
Ultimately, I think this market will continue to be very noisy, as the geopolitical issues continue to push oil markets around. Mr Trump's sanctions follow the withdrawal of the USA from the Iran nuclear deal earlier this year.
Strong to Severe Storms Possible This Evening
The national weather service warns people to take cover immediately, if threatening weather approaches. A severe thunderstorm WARNING is in effect for areas of Teller and El Paso Counties until 1:45pm.
Angelina Jolie Claims Brad Pitt Has Paid No Child Support
However, a third source tells ET that Jolie's court filing on Tuesday was actually "designed to move the divorce process forward". The actor was later cleared of all charges , while Jolie still retains full custody of their children.