Men who were in Zika areas should use condoms — CDC

Men who were in Zika areas should use condoms — CDC

Two weeks ago, the CDC recommended that pregnant women postpone trips to countries with Zika outbreaks, which are occurring in Central and South America and the Caribbean. Frieden also announced new guidelines for men who have partners who are pregnant. "Where do you refer for testing", asks Dr. Garcia. For most people who get Zika, there are no symptoms at all. Read More

Baker set to endorse Christie ahead of New Hampshire primary

Baker set to endorse Christie ahead of New Hampshire primary

This is a developing story, stay with MyFoxBoston.com for the latest information as it becomes available. Baker, whom Hogan introduced as "the most popular governor in America", lauded Christie's work against opioid addiction, which Baker has prioritized on his own agenda, and said the New Jersey governor had recognized the problem before others. Read More

Lee-AlphaGo Match to Start March 9

Lee-AlphaGo Match to Start March 9

Towards the backend of last month, it was revealed that Google had developed an AI machine so advanced, it could beat a French Go champion at one of the most challenging games to teach a machine. Google will announce the venue and rules for the match later this month. The computerized Go player is yet another example of how machine learning, and its subset, "deep learning", is sweeping one field after another that until recently had been dominated by traditional artificial intelligence ... Read More

Iowa State at Oklahoma State

Iowa State at Oklahoma State

After the Cyclones regained the lead, Carroll's 3 with 1:42 to play tied it 58-58. OSU's Mitchell Solomon connected on 1 of 2 free throws with 50 seconds left to make it a one-point game, but Niang answered with a layup with 34 seconds to go and Morris sank two free throws with 13.5 seconds to go to clinch it. Read More

Facebook reports £4.07 billion revenue for last three months of 2015

Facebook reports £4.07 billion revenue for last three months of 2015

This will come as no surprise given that Facebook had 1.44 billion monthly users on mobile devices in December 2015, an increase of 21 percent year on year. Currently, 2.5 million active advertisers are working with Facebook . Apart from its focus on mobile, the California-based firm has been ramping up investment in projects such as virtual reality, artificial intelligence and drones to connect the remotest parts of the world to the internet. Read More

Somali plane 'was holed by bomb' after Mogadishu take-off

Somali plane 'was holed by bomb' after Mogadishu take-off

Somalia's transport minister, Ali Jama Jangali, said preliminary information from an ongoing investigation had produced what he called a "suspicious" finding, although he added that it required further investigation in collaboration with global experts. Read More

Leaders seek funds for Syria, elusive stability for region

Education campaigner Malala Yusafzai and 17-year-old Syrian refugee Mezon al-Melihan met with Cameron and other leaders to press for $1.4 billion for education for children in Syria and its neighbors. In a memorandum which was sent to the Supporting Syria and the Region conference, the Palestinian Return Centre (PRC) and the Action Group for Palestinians of Syria in London demanded the issue of Palestinians in Syria be included in the funding and relief programmes that the conference will ... Read More

Instagram tests out account switching feature on some iOS users

Instagram tests out account switching feature on some iOS users

Now that feature is in testing on iOS , too. As users receive comments and likes on their picture, the push notifications will indicate which account of the several ones logged in is receiving the comments and likes. Should fixes and adjustments be made, new versions are also expected to roll out in the coming months. The much sought-after feature - among some users, at least - was also tested on Android toward the end of a year ago , though an APK download was required to make it work. Read More

Tyga's Cub! Rapper Shares Cute Photo of Son King Cairo

Tyga's Cub! Rapper Shares Cute Photo of Son King Cairo

Meanwhile it's been claimed the Kardashians have become increasingly concerned about Rob's relationship with Chyna, especially since the arrest. On Friday, the same day as reports surfaced of Tyga fighting to change the custody agreement, the 26-year-old posted a photo of he and his bundle of joy on Instagram. Read More


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IRS computer problems shut down tax return e-file system

IRS computer problems shut down tax return e-file system

McMahon said the agency had been in communication with industry representatives about the system failure. The IRS has suffered numerous previous computer-related problems, ranging from failures in database controls to failing to screen workers who had access to personal data for millions of taxpayers. Read More

Tips to prevent identity theft this tax season

Tips to prevent identity theft this tax season

The agency also said the incident is unrelated to last week's outage of IRS tax processing systems. Community-based volunteers at locations around the country also provide free face-to-face tax assistance to qualifying taxpayers helping make sure they file their taxes correctly, claiming only the credits and deductions for which they're entitled by law. Read More