Sixth person dies from thunderstorm asthma phenomenon

Sixth person dies from thunderstorm asthma phenomenon

Following Monday's storm, the government announced a wide-ranging review to examine how Ambulance Victoria and other emergency services responded, and will be led by the inspector general for emergency management. According to ASCIA, not everyone who gets thunderstorm asthma experienced having it before. Robin Ould, chief executive of the Asthma Foundation of Australia attributed the outbreak to a combination of factors such as very high pollen day, thunderstorm, and high humidity, which ... Read More

Race against time as almost 20000 children flee Aleppo, says UN

Race against time as almost 20000 children flee Aleppo, says UN

Current assaults by pro-regime forces in East Aleppo have received global criticism, with the United Nations warning that the city could become a " giant graveyard ". Cavusoglu said the failure to find a political solution in Syria will breed more extremists. "There have been nearly half a million deaths, and each one is a stark rebuke of the Security Council, the supposed guardian of global peace and security, which has allowed a political deadlock to stand in the way of saving lives". Read More

Jill Stein files for recount in MI

Jill Stein files for recount in MI

The campaign is asking that almost 5 million ballots be recounted by hand rather than using machines. Stein is attempting similar recount efforts in MI and Pennsylvania. Stein and Independent candidate Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente each requested a recount Friday in Wisconsin. Wisconsin's commission initially calculated the recount's cost at $1 million, but revised that figure upward to $3.5 million. Read More

Led coalition kills 58 Daesh terrorists in and around Mosul

A displaced Iraqi child, who fled the ongoing fighting between Islamic State (IS) group jihadists and government forces around Mosul, walks in the mud following heavy rain at the al-Khazir camp for displaced people, located between Arbil and Mosul, on December 1, 2016. Read More

Coca Cola Invests $20m in Bottling Plant in Gaza

Coca Cola Invests $20m in Bottling Plant in Gaza

The stock has relative volume of 1.40. A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of KO. New England Private Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its position in Coca-Cola by 0.5% in the second quarter. Coca-Cola had a net margin of 16.99% and a return on equity of 32.47%. The New York New York 10036 based company is now trading 17.64% above its 52 week low of $43.79 and -10.49% below its 52 week high of $56.95. Read More

Trump wins Michigan's 16 electoral votes, state board says

Trump wins Michigan's 16 electoral votes, state board says

Also, as far as we can tell the drama associated with it is being advanced in equal part by supporters of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and USA president-elect Donald Trump . Recounts have generally only had an impact on the result of election when the margins are in the range of several hundred. "In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally", Trump wrote in a tweet ... Read More

Trump supporters try to block vote recounts in three states

Trump , who is celebrating his victory on a 10-stop "Thank You Tour", made similar claims in a state court filing in Pennsylvania Thursday to block a recount effort there, arguing Stein's team made its request without providing any evidence that the state's electronic voting machines had been hacked. Read More

Parent disarmed student with guns at Utah school

Parent disarmed student with guns at Utah school

High School student - whose identity was not released - used his parent's weapon to fire one round into the ceiling of a hallway at 8:15 a.m. Thursday, Bountiful Police Chief Tom Ross said at a press conference. This report is based on preliminary information provided by law enforcement and may not contain the full scope of findings. He did not point the shotgun at any other pupil. Read More

Bilic: West Ham striker Fletcher has 'everything'

Bilic: West Ham striker Fletcher has 'everything'

Armenia worldwide Henrikh Mkhitaryan was a constant menace to the West Ham defence, setting up a goal apiece for Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Anthony Martial. "They could've scored a second one after the first but we defended and then came back into it". Ibrahimovic added gloss to the scoreline in stoppage time. Read More

Trevor Noah: We should treat Trump 'like the toddler he is'

Trevor Noah: We should treat Trump 'like the toddler he is'

At one point Lahren said the president-elect is a reasonable guy. While not everyone was thrilled that Noah kept it calm and cordial with Lahren - and, to be clear, I don't necessarily think it's an accurate representation of events to portray this as Noah having "eviscerated" or "destroyed" the conservative commentator - plenty of hilarious tweets and memes emerged in the aftermath of the interview going viral. Read More

Over 400000 Displaced in Aleppo After Tens of Thousands More Flee

He said numerous fleeing civilians fear revenge attacks, amid reports of arrests from people living in government-held areas. That is to say we are there for the establishment of justice, ” he said, taking a page out of the U.S. An AFP correspondent said families were forced to sleep in the streets or in unfurnished apartments left empty by fleeing residents. A senior official in the pro-Damascus military alliance said on Tuesday that Syria and its allies aimed to drive rebels from Aleppo ... Read More

Wisconsin first state to start presidential election recount

Wisconsin first state to start presidential election recount

The Wisconsin Republican Party filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Commission on Wednesday alleging that Ms Stein's recount effort amounts to illegal coordination with Mrs Clinton created to circumvent the law and public scrutiny. Read More

Instagram's Glitzy 'Dear Ivanka' Pleads: Save Us From Donald Trump

Instagram's Glitzy 'Dear Ivanka' Pleads: Save Us From Donald Trump

Other captions include, " Dear Ivanka , I've been raped and I need to have an abortion", " Dear Ivanka , I'm an American Muslim and I was attacked on the subway", and " Dear Ivanka , I'm one of those 'dykes that came from the Seven Sister's schools, '" to quote Steve Bannon ". Read More

Presidential Recount Begins In Wisconsin

In a brief one-page request, Stein claimed she was "aggrieved on account of fraud or mistake" in the statewide canvass of Michigan's presidential election. In Madison, about 40 workers gathered in two conference rooms overflowing with sealed bags of ballots from across the county. Lawyers for Trump said the cost for a recount was prohibitive and that it couldn't possibly be done in time for the the Electoral College, including Michigan's 16 members, to cast its votes for president on ... Read More

Turkey: Fire at dormitory for girls kills 12, injures 22

Turkey: Fire at dormitory for girls kills 12, injures 22

Eleven of them were schoolchildren and one was a tutor. Prosecutors in the nearby district of Kozan issued arrest warrants for 14 people including the staff of the dormitory and executives from the foundation that runs it, they said in a statement. Read More

Small county issues delay recount in Lincoln County

Small county issues delay recount in Lincoln County

The majority of the state's 72 counties are doing a hand recount. She will continue working to hire people to assist with the recount. Hollinrake said the venue will likely need to be the size of a school gymnasium-large enough to fit 30-40 long tables that seat between four and eight people. Read More

Australia: Pro-refugee protesters hold up parliament

Australia: Pro-refugee protesters hold up parliament

As Question Time resumed about 45 minutes after the incident, Parliament House staff were seen cleaning the hand rails to which the protesters had been glued. "You are all complicit", some of the chants said. Question time is adjourned due to the protest. One government MP said there was "a lot of nonsense" being spoken about democracy and the right to protest. Read More

Kate Bush describes Theresa May as 'wonderful'

Kate Bush describes Theresa May as 'wonderful'

Kate's comments come after she previously wrote a song for a sketch on a 1990 episode of TV series The Comic Strip, which is about former Labour Mayor of London; Ken Livingstone. If the live album of tracks from her 2014 Eventim Apollo London residency stays there then it would be Bush's first number one album in almost 30 years. Read More

Trump ally: Romney a 'self-serving egomaniac'

Kellyanne Conway is speaking out about Donald Trump's potential pick for secretary of state, Mitt Romney. She said Romney was "nothing but awful" to Trump for a year. Conway noted that if Mitt Romney was selected, Trump would be supported in his decision, but also made sure to remind Bash that the former governor "lost spectacularly" when he ran for president. Read More

2 miners dead, 6 missing after copper mine tremor in Poland

2 miners dead, 6 missing after copper mine tremor in Poland

Geological Survey. Rescuers were still searching on Wednesday for four missing miners. The mine's director, Pawel Markowski, on Wednesday confirmed the death of a fourth miner, a 24-year-old, and said four other miners remain missing. Prime Minister Beata Szydlo was to come to the mine later Wednesday, officials said. Jolanta Piatek, spokeswoman for the KGHM Polska Miedz, or Polish Copper, mining corporation, said that the body of the second fatality was also found underground. Read More