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"The Americas region has shown that with strong national immunization programs... dedicated financing and strong political commitment and partner support, measles can be stopped," said World Health Organization director Margaret ChanThe disease, while still a top killer worldwide, has been wiped out in the region after decades of vaccination efforts, health officials proclaim.


2016-09-27 10:19:21 -0600

(Reuters)The NYPD's assistant commissioner for communication attempted to counter Trump’s claims on Twitter.


2016-09-27 10:31:16 -0600

Bronx blast kills veteran firefighter Michael Fahy. (AP)Battalion chief Michael Fahy, a 17-year veteran and father of three, dies in an explosion at a house in the Bronx.


2016-09-27 11:06:29 -0600