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U.S. reports 279 Zika cases in pregnant women, Obama pushes Congress on funds

Published on: Fri, 20 May 2016 19:54:06 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Health officials said 279 pregnant women in the United States and U.S. territories have tested positive for Zika infection, prompting a new call from President Barack Obama for more funding to fight the outbreak spreading through the Americas.

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