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CDC: 86% of Cases ae Omicron Subvariant BA.2

CDC: 86% of Cases ae Omicron Subvariant BA.2

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now report the sub-variant of Omicron known as BA.2 now accounts for 86% of all new cases in the U.S.

April 12th, 7:36 PM PDT
2021 was Deadliest Year on Record for U.S

2021 was Deadliest Year on Record for U.S

New data is showing that 2021 ended up being the deadliest year in U.S. history.

April 12th, 7:02 PM PDT by Remington Hernandez
Pandemic Babies Show Neurodevelopmental Differences, Study Shows

Pandemic Babies Show Neurodevelopmental Differences, Study Shows

CLEVELAND, Ohio - A new study found that babies born during the first year of the pandemic showed neurodevelopmental differences at six months of age. Cleveland Clinic Children’s pediatrician, Katherine Myers, M.D., who was not a part of the study,

April 12th, 9:33 AM PDT
Cabin Fever Becomes a Side Effect of COVID-19 as Intended Five Day Lockdown Stretches Into Week Three

Cabin Fever Becomes a Side Effect of COVID-19 as Intended Five Day Lockdown Stretches Into Week Three

SHANGHAI, China - Not only is there no cure for COVID-19, there's also still no cure for boredom. THAT NOISE -- IS people screaming and shouting out of frustration from the balconies of one of Shanghai's largest residential compounds..A five-day lock-down

April 12th, 8:48 AM PDT
Philadelphia to Restore Indoor Mask Mandates

Philadelphia to Restore Indoor Mask Mandates

The City of Philadelphia has become the first to re-instate mask requirements

April 11th, 7:42 PM PDT by Remington Hernandez
Parents, Doctors Sue over Transgender Treatment Plan

Parents, Doctors Sue over Transgender Treatment Plan

Two families with transgender teens and two physicians sued the state of Alabama Monday.

April 11th, 7:31 PM PDT by Remington Hernandez

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German lawmakers back plan to expand renewable energy

German lawmakers back plan to expand renewable energy

German lawmakers on Thursday approved a major package of reforms aimed at boosting the production of renewable power, as Chancellor Olaf Scholz warned that the country has for too long relied on energy supplies from Russia.

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FAA to give airports $1 billion for terminals and upgrades

FAA to give airports $1 billion for terminals and upgrades

The Biden administration says it'll spend nearly $1 billion to upgrade airports around the country.

4 hrs 33 mins ago
Dems want to tax high earners to protect Medicare solvency

Dems want to tax high earners to protect Medicare solvency

Senate Democrats want to boost taxes on some high earners and use the money to extend the solvency of Medicare.

4 hrs 48 mins ago
Asian stocks higher after Fed says rate hikes may be needed

Asian stocks higher after Fed says rate hikes may be needed

Asian shares are mostly lower after tepid trading on Wall Street amid worries about a global recession.

July 5th, 11:35 PM PDT
Juul, FDA suspend court case while e-cigarette ban on hold

Juul, FDA suspend court case while e-cigarette ban on hold

The Food and Drug Administration and Juul have agreed to put their court fight on hold while the government conducts more review of the company’s electronic cigarettes.

15 hrs 43 mins ago
Virgin Galactic taps Boeing subsidiary to build motherships

Virgin Galactic taps Boeing subsidiary to build motherships

Virgin Galactic is partnering with a Boeing subsidiary to manufacture its next generation of motherships.

14 hrs 53 mins ago
EXPLAINER: How UK Conservatives can change their leader

EXPLAINER: How UK Conservatives can change their leader

Britain’s beleaguered Prime Minister Boris Johnson is fighting for his political future, after two of his top Cabinet ministers walked out of their jobs and a string of more junior ministers resigned following months of political chaos.

July 6th, 6:18 AM PDT
More flexibility proposed for student debt forgiveness

More flexibility proposed for student debt forgiveness

New rules proposed by the Biden administration on Wednesday would make it easier for borrowers to get their federal student debt forgiven through several existing programs.

20 hrs 53 mins ago

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