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In defeat, a glimmer of hope for Democrats

Donations to the Democratic House and Senate campaign committees would have soared. What started as a supportive gesture for House minority leader Nancy Pelosi got a little out of hand Thursday. For Democrats, it's another deflating loss in a special election in which Democratic enthusiasm and fundraising was sky high. During a debate with Ossoff, she insisted that she wasn't "an extension of the White House".


West Nile Virus confirmed in Portage County

West Nile Virus confirmed in Portage County

Portage County Health Officer Gary Garske spoke with WAOW Newsline 9. "We encourage the public to take precautions to prevent mosquito bites". The majority of people (80%) who are infected with West Nile virus do not get sick. People with weakened immune systems are at a higher risk and should practice caution when outdoors. Nine people in Washington were reported to have contracted the disease past year, state health officials said in a release.



British PM Theresa May wins confidence vote in parliament

She wants to allow women from Northern Ireland to have abortions in England and Wales on the NHS. The amendment to the Queen's Speech , proposed by MP Chuka Umunna, is at odds with Labour's front bench, which says leaving the European Union is settled as an issue.


Nokia Corporation (NOK) Receives Average Rating of

Nokia Corporation (NOK) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages

Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. According to the analysts, Nokia Corp (NYSE:NOK) is expected to announce $0.04/share EPS for the current quarter. A firm having high P/E ratio generally signified positive future performance and investors are willing to pay more for this company's shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, May 23rd.


Labour tables more Queen's Speech amendments after losing pay cap vote

Labour tables more Queen's Speech amendments after losing pay cap vote

Opposition MPs have today already forced the government into a major concession . Here's everything else you need to know about today's proceedings. That rival amendment, which the Speaker has also selected for a vote in the Commons on Wednesday evening, would commit the United Kingdom to fully remaining in the customs union and single market.


UD severs ties with former professor over Otto Warmbier comments

UD severs ties with former professor over Otto Warmbier comments

The Daily Mail captured Kathy Dettwyler's now-deleted Facebook post, which said Warmbier "acted like a spoiled, naive, arrogant, [United States] college student who had never had to face the consequences of his actions". "We condemn any and all messages that endorse hatred and convey insensitivity toward a tragic event such as the one that Otto Warmbier and his family suffered".