A pregnant Brazilian woman whose visa had expired will be able to stay in the United Kingdom until after she gives birth, the London Daily Telegraph reported Friday.
Mosquitoes appear to be spreading the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland, Florida Gov. Rick Scott said Friday, after a crop of cases in Miami could not be traced to travel or other means.
A drug used to sedate elephants and other large animals, 100 times as potent as the fentanyl already escalating the country’s heroin troubles, is suspected in spates of overdoses in several states, where authorities say they’ve found it mixed with or passed off as heroin.
The Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday two Florida counties should “cease collecting blood immediately” until they are able to screen each donation for Zika, a direct response to four infections in the region that do not appear to be linked to travel.
Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia said on Friday he has not changed his positions on items involving two hot-button issues — trade and abortion — as he’s come under consideration to be Hillary Clinton’s vice presidential pick.