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Ebola: Fourth death recorded in Congo

Ebola: Fourth death recorded in Congo

A fourth person has likely died from Ebola in remote northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organisation said on Sunday, as the overall number of cases rose to 37 from 29. On Monday,…

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Fiat Chrysler Responds to DOJ Emissions Lawsuit

Fiat Chrysler Responds to DOJ Emissions Lawsuit

Today’s lawsuit [PDF], filed in a federal court in Detroit, alleges that 104,000 FCA vehicles with 3.0 liter EcoDiesel engines (specifically Ram 1500 trucks and Jeep Grand Cherokees, model years 2014-2016) are equipped with software…


$400 billion price tag for California single-payer bill

$400 billion price tag for California single-payer bill

There was coverage yesterday of a new report from the California Senate appropriations committee estimating the budgetary implications of a proposed single-payer health plan for the state (Sacramento Bee, LA Times, Vox). That eye-popping number…


De Villiers returns for England series opener

De Villiers returns for England series opener

“I don’t think as sports people we should allow ourselves to be held ransom, otherwise you won’t have world events, you won’t have touring teams”. South Africa are now ranked number one in ODIs but…


Pleasant Morning After Rain Cures Delhi's Monday Blues

Pleasant Morning After Rain Cures Delhi’s Monday Blues

Sunday’s maximum temperature settled at 39.6 degrees Celsius, the season’s average, and the minimum was recorded at 28.4 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season’s average. The national capital had been experiencing above average temperatures…


Ebola: Fourth death recorded in Congo

Ebola: Fourth death recorded in Congo

A fourth person has likely died from Ebola in remote northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organisation said on Sunday, as the overall number of cases rose to 37 from 29. On Monday,…