Medical

E. Coli Outbreak Reaches Minnesota, With Ten Cases Reported

Illnesses reported in the last 2 to 3 weeks may not be included due to the time between when a person gets sick with E. Coli and when that illness is reported. People typically fall ill two to five days after exposure, and most recover in five to 10 days if they don't develop complications. Though the contaminated lettuce is thought to come exclusively from the Yuma area, another two dozen farms are under investigation, and the FDA now believes that only the Alaska illnesses were related ...

World Media

Sisters bound together were Saudi and seeking asylum

The Virginia-based mother said the Saudi embassy in Washington called her on October 23 alerting her that the family's residence in America was in jeopardy because of the asylum applications, reported the New York Post . "They were not in the water that long", NYPD Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea said last week, according to the New York Post . Anyone with information is urged to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

Sports

Vettel and Verstappen collide in Japan

The win puts his fifth world championship firmly in his grasp. Hamilton, who'd been fastest ahead of team mate Valtteri Bottash in the 1st practice, lapped the 5.8-kilometer Suzuka Circuit in 1 minute, 28.217 seconds. He was just 5.2s off teammate Verstappen as he crossed the line, but the important part of the race was around the pit stops when he managed to move himself ahead Kimi Raikkonen , whose pace disappeared after contact with Verstappen on the opening lap.