Dog disease that can be transmitted to humans confirmed in Iowa, officials say

Dog lover thinking twice about asking for paws in Iowa.. State Veterinarian Dr. Jeff Kaisand has confirmed several cases of “canine Brucellosis” coming from a commercial small-dog breeding facility in Marion County. The sickness is known to only affect dogs and humans, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health. “We are in the process … Read moreDog disease that can be transmitted to humans confirmed in Iowa, officials say

Amazon Workers Are Listening to What You Tell Alexa

Amazon Workers Are Listening to What You Tell Alexa The listening team is comprised of part-time contractors and full-time Amazon employees based all over the world; including India, Romania, Boston and Costa Rica. Listeners work nine hour shifts, with each reviewing as many as 1,000 audio clips per shift according to two employees from Amazon’s … Read moreAmazon Workers Are Listening to What You Tell Alexa

Police: Man buys $8 million island then steals from KmartDumb criminal category for sure.. but maybe…

Police: Man buys $8 million island then steals from Kmart Dumb criminal category for sure.. but maybe a whole new category needs to be dedicated to this? More.. A man who had just bought an $8 million island off of Key West was arrested Saturday for participating in what police described as a scheme to … Read morePolice: Man buys $8 million island then steals from KmartDumb criminal category for sure.. but maybe…

Massive gas explosion kills and injures in North Carolina

A stark reminder to call 811 before you dig… a massive gas line explosion in North Carolina has caused at least one death and several injuries.. Initial reports indicate that a contractor hit a line.. however the fire chief also said the situation is under investigation.. And it’s a tragic situation.. More.. Zoldos said the cause … Read moreMassive gas explosion kills and injures in North Carolina

WEDNESDAY APRIL 10 2019 NEWS ROUNDUP

In one breathtaking announcement, we ponder: Has human history just been re-written.. .. MORE: An unusual species of human apparently lived on the island of Luzon in the Philippines as recently as 50,000 years ago. Based on teeth and bones found there, scientists suspect that these early humans probably stood less than 4 feet tall … Read moreWEDNESDAY APRIL 10 2019 NEWS ROUNDUP