Two Babies Too Young To Be Vaccinated Contract Measles During An Outbreak In Sydney

Officials in New South Wales, Australia, had to issue their 15th measles warning of 2019 this week, following two separate incidents involving babies too young to be vaccinated, The Guardian reports. Both infants reportedly contracted the virus in Sydney last month. Sadly, this is not an anomaly. Forty-six cases of measles were reported in New South Wales between January 2017 and November 2018. This number has jumped in recent months, with 28 recorded in the last four months alone. But it’s not just Australia. Measles is making its comeback global – according to the World Health Organization, the number of cases reported worldwide has increased by some 30 percent since 2016. In the US, outbreaks have popped up in counties across the States, including …

Fulham relegated after Watfords Will Hughes opens the floodgates

Fulhams relegation from the Premier League was confirmed by a 4-1 defeat at Watford Another one bites the dust. Three days after against Everton their victory over Manchester United. But such an outcome looked unlikely during a first half in which the home sides performance was for the most part lamentable. Fulham fans try to keep their spirits up at Vicarage Road. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Within 10 minutes the away fans were lustily ol-ing every pass as Fulham dominated possession, and suggesting in somewhat crude terms that the fact that Aleksandar Mitrovic, back in the team after a stomach injury, had a headed effort however wide it went reflected poorly on their opponents. But in this early period, when …

FireHydrant lands $1.5M seed investment to bring order to IT disaster recovery

FireHydrant, an NYC startup, wants to help companies recover from IT disasters more quickly, and understand why they happened — with the goal of preventing similar future scenarios from happening again. Today, the fledgling startup announced a $1.5 million seed investment from Work-Bench, a New York City venture capital firm that invests in early-stage enterprise startups. In addition to the funding, the company announced it was opening registration for its FireHydrant incident management platform. The product has been designed with Google’s Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) methodology in mind, but company co-founder and CEO Bobby Ross says the tool is designed to help anyone understand the cause of a disaster, regardless of what happened, and whether they practice SRE or not. …

This is what happens when people meet cleaning challenges head on.

Remember the last time your house felt clean? It felt good, right? Everything back in the right place and your floors smelling like they’ve just been aired out in a garden can give you a deeper sense of relaxation and wellbeing than you might realize. For instance, did you know that a clean space can make you more productive? If you’re a parent — a clean home can help your kid do better in school. But that’s still only the tip of the iceberg: Researchers have also found that people who work in neater spaces are healthier, that those who have a clean home sleep better and eat healthier.  All that leads to you being an all around friendlier person, …

Someone plastered The Louvre with 2,000 sheets of paper and it looks cool AF.

If you and I (in this fantasy we are best friends fulfilling our lifelong dream of visiting Paris) decided to see what The Louvre’s glass pyramid looked like covered in paper, we would likely spend the majority of our trip becoming intimately acquainted with France’s legal system. I know it sounds unfair but the reality is that you (best friend) and I are not famous artists. And while the french government may not trust us to cover one of its most famous landmarks in paper, I have some excellent news: We can still see what it looks like. Spoiler alert: It is very, very cool. Here’s one pic of the thing to tempt you before we get into the backstory: …

People Slander Newborns For Having Absolutely No Practical Use And Its Hilarious

Because sure, for the parents, this is now their world. We get that and it’s perfectly understandable. But for the rest of us… It’s just another human to add to the 7 billion of us that are already here. And come on, the constant care and attention that they need, for years and years, makes you wonder how we became to be the dominant species on the planet. Charlily began the roast by suggesting: “Let’s slander newborns,” and people were only too happy to oblige. Scroll down below to check out the hilariously tongue-in-cheek thread for yourself, and let us know what you think in the comments! 0) { description = $(‘meta[property=\’og:description\’]’).attr(‘content’); } window.open(‘https://www.facebook.com/dialog/feed?display=popup&\ app_id=’+BoredPanda.Config.fbAppId+’\ &link=’+encodeURIComponent(‘https://www.boredpanda.com/people-slander-newborns/?media_id=1677299’)+’\ &picture=’+encodeURIComponent(‘https://static.boredpanda.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/1109796630771978241-png__700.jpg’) +’\ &name=’+encodeURIComponent(”)+’\ &description=’+encodeURIComponent(description)+’\ …

How to watch ‘What We Do in the Shadows’ for free

Dealing with roommates is tumultuousespecially when you’ve lived with each other for hundreds of years as blood-sucking vampires. Sure, haunting the living is easy, but even decades later, some stubborn jerks still can’t grasp the concept of a chore wheel. The 2014 mockumentary What We Do in the Shadows, created by and starring Jemaine Clement (Flight of the Concords) and Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok), created a cult hit with that concept. Now, four new vampires star in the identically named television series, set in Staten Island but existing in the same universe as the film. Unfortunately, Clement and Waititi will not be reprising their respective roles as Vladislav and Viago in season 1. But Clement and Waititi are executive producers on the TV series, and Waititi …

Nipsey Hussle’s Longtime Love Lauren London Breaks Her Silence On His Passing – Perez Hilton

Lauren London speaks out following the death of her boyfriend of five years, Nipsey Hussle. As On Tuesday on Instagram, the actress broke her silence by sharing several photos of the deceased musician, including one of him throwing their 2-year-old son Kross in the air, and another of them taking a selfie. This is the first time she has shared a photo of their baby son’s face. She added the heartbreaking caption: “I am completely lost I’ve lost my best friend My sanctuary My protector My soul…. I’m lost without you We are lost without you babe I have no words” While London also has son Cameron Carter with Lil Wayne, Hussle shares daughter Emani Asghedom from a previous relationship. Nipsey Hussle throws 2-year-old …

House panel authorizes subpoena for Mueller report as Trump backs away from calls for public release

(CNN)The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday approved a subpoena to obtain the full confidential report from special counsel Robert Mueller, sending a warning to Attorney General William Barr not to redact Mueller’s report and setting the stage for a clash between Congress and the Trump administration. “The big question is, do we get the entire report and the documentation? Or does he redact it so it’s meaningless?” Nadler told on CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on Tuesday. In addition to the Mueller report subpoena, the committee plans to vote to authorize five subpoenas Wednesday for former White House officials — Steve Bannon, Reince Priebus, Hope Hicks, Donald McGahn and Annie Donaldson — related to obtaining documents in the panel’s investigation into possible …

There Are Multi-Colored Giant Squirrels Living In India And People Seem To Have Just Found Out About This (17 Pics)

What first comes to mind when you hear the word ‘rodent?’ Sure, they have acquired a certain reputation as pests, invaders with insatiable appetites who spread disease and misery. But they can also be loyal and cute household pets, as many a rat, mouse or guinea pig owner can confirm. Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Yathin S Krishnappa The Malabar isn’t too fussy about its diet and will eat what’s available up there in the treetops. Using their huge, bushy tails to swing around, they’ll search for flowers, bark, seeds, insects, and even bird eggs if there are any freely available. Just watch out for mother eagle though! 27Abhay Manojiritty While not a lot is known about the population of the …

Why Donald Trump needs Obamacare

(CNN)President Donald Trump wants to kill Obamacare, but it will be a lot harder for him to fulfill his own health care promises without the landmark health reform law. Eliminating Obamacare could leave roughly 20 million more people without health insurance, according to a recent Urban Institute report. The President said this week that he will not push for a replacement plan until after the 2020 election. Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion provision has been critical to giving opioid addicts access to treatment. Many of themare poor, childless adults who were shut out of Medicaid before the law made additional federal funds available to help states pay for expanding access to the program. Some 12.7 million people were covered under expansion programs …

Canada warming at twice the global rate, climate report finds

Report by Environment and Climate Change Canada suggests the majority of warming is the result of burning fossil fuels Canada is warming twice as fast as the rest of the world, a landmark government Canadas climate is warming more rapidly than the global average, and this level of warming effectively cannot be changed, Nancy Hamzawi, assistant deputy minister for science and technology at Environment and Climate Change Canada, told reporters on Monday. The report, released late on Monday by Environment and Climate Change Canada, paints a grim picture of Canadas future, in which deadly heatwaves and heavy rainstorms become a common occurrence. Forty-three government scientists and academics authored the peer-reviewed report. While global temperatures have increased 0.8C since 1948, Canada …

A Paralyzing Illness In Kids Is On The Rise, But Continues To Mystify Doctors

It starts with just a droopy eye and a slightly slumped face. Within just a few days, reflexes begin to lose their sharpness, while the arms and legs become weaker. If left without therapy, the nervous system continues to become damaged, the ability to breath becomes strained, and paralysis can take hold. More and more children are falling sick with this polio-like illness. However, there are currently few solid ideas about how it develops, how it can be treated, or even what it is exactly. Reporting in the journal mBio, a recent study by the US National Institutes of Health has reviewed the current evidence about the condition and its unusual reemergence, concluding that more research into the condition needs …

17 cam sites you’ll wish you’d known about sooner

Despite the passing of SESTA/FOSTA early last year, adult cam sites have continued to thrive. Whatever the reason, it’s reassuring to know that a growing number of people are willing to pay for their porn.However, getting anaudience to put their money where their mouth is only half the battle. Knowing what the best adult cam sites are for models and supporting those sites should be a priority to users. What is an adult cam site? Unlike porn sites, adult camsites connect models (or cam girls) looking to stream a live performance with an audience for a percentage of their earnings. How much of the models’ earnings are forfeited depends on the site but also varies according to viewer count, hours …

UPS Driver Entertains Himself At Work By Taking Photos With Every Dog He Meets

Many of us have stopped in our tracks at the sight of a dog crossing our path on the street, or staring back at us through the gaps in the fence and there always is an urge to go over to them and give them a pet. UPS drivers are no exception to that urge and they’ve started a beautiful tradition to snap pictures with dogs they meet on their route at work. They even created a Facebook group called ‘UPS Dogs’ where they share their shots and experiences. One of such drivers is Jason Hardesty from New Orleans, Louisiana. He describes himself as “a very easily entertained UPS driver” and that’s evident in the #3 Jay And Prince #4 …

Over 1,000 Mutilated Dolphins Have Washed Ashore In France This Year Already

Along the typically quiet coastline of France, hundreds and hundreds of mutilated dolphins have washed ashore. Between January and March 2019, over 1,100 dead dolphins have washed up onto beaches around the Bay of Biscay on the French Atlantic coast, according to Pelagis Observatory, a marine mammal research facility in La Rochelle, southwest France. Mass deaths of dolphins are actually not unusual in this corner of Europe. Each year since the 1990s, hundreds of dolphins are killed off France’s west coast by large industrial fishing trawlers as a result of accidental by-catch, many of which become beached on the French coast.  Pelagis Observatory, who have carried out autopsies on many of the dolphins, believe 90 percent of the bodies show signs of being killed by accidental …