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Biden nominates 3 to postal board as delays persist

2 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

President Joe Biden on Wednesday nominated three postal experts to the governing board of the U.S. Postal Service, a move that could alter the course of an agency grappling...
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Walk Like A Penguin: How To Avoid Falling During Refreeze

8 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Temperatures will be back below freezing in just a few hours. That is the recipe for a dicey situation. Minnesotans know good and well that snow melt comes at a...
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To stop educational wokeness, force teachers to actually teach

To stop educational wokeness, force teachers to actually teach

24 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Closed schools this year have caused kids to fall behind academically, lose their social lives and plunge into mental-health crises. It has also allowed wokeness to spread like...
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Beloved nurse 'Mama Amy' loses battle with COVID-19 after dedicating her life to helping others

28 minutes ago   |   ABC

A West Covina nurse nicknamed "Mama Amy" has lost her life to COVID-19. For almost 30 years Amelia Agbigay Baclig dedicated her life to taking care of patients and inspiring...
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Clarifying COVID: How Long Does Immunity Last After Getting The Virus?

42 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - It's been about a year since the first case of COVID-19 was detected in Minnesota. And since then, life has changed and the virus has evolved. Even though we know...
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C.D.C. Traces Covid Outbreaks in Gyms, Urging Stricter Precautions

52 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Coronavirus cases at fitness centers in Chicago and Honolulu were linked to carelessness about masks and symptoms, federal health officials found.
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Officials investigate box of Covid-19 vaccines found on a Puerto Rico street

54 minutes ago   |   NBC News

“We are talking about 31 vaccines that, sadly, were lost. I'm very upset and, most of all, outraged,” Puerto Rico Health Secretary Carlos Mellado said.
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Chicago hospital cited by feds for COVID-19-related safety issues

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Community First Medical Center in Portage Park is contesting a citation and $13,494 penalty issued by the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration in December...
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Massachusetts coronavirus vaccine rollout: More than 1.5 million shots given

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Massachusetts health officials on Wednesday reported that more than 42,000 coronavirus vaccine doses were given during the most recent day of vax data, as the state's total...
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Ticker: Moderna ships variant vax candidate to feds for testing

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Cambridge-based biotech company Moderna has shipped a new coronavirus vaccine candidate that targets the South African variant to the National Institutes of Health for a...
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Looking back at Boston's first COVID-19 superspreader event

Looking back at Boston's first COVID-19 superspreader event

In late February of 2020, hundreds of professionals gathered in Boston for an international biotechnology conference, one of the first COVID-19 super spreader events. Read more ...

LA sheriff calls Tiger Woods crash 'purely an accident'

LA sheriff calls Tiger Woods crash 'purely an accident'

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles County sheriff on Wednesday characterized the crash that seriously injured Tiger Woods as “purely an accident" and appeared to rule out any... Read more ...

Mass. makes critical upgrade to its COVID-19 vaccine website

Mass. makes critical upgrade to its COVID-19 vaccine website

This comes as about 50,000 new appointments for first doses at mass vaccination sites will be opened for booking on Thursday. Read more ...

Former Andrew Cuomo Aide Alleges New York Governor Kissed Her Without Consent

Former Andrew Cuomo Aide Alleges New York Governor Kissed Her Without Consent

Lindsey Boylan also accused the governor of making inappropriate comments and fostering a hostile workplace for women in an essay published Wednesday. Read more ...

Rep. Stephanie Murphy 'seriously considering' bid to unseat Rubio

Rep. Stephanie Murphy 'seriously considering' bid to unseat Rubio

Florida Rep. Stephanie Murphy is seriously considering a bid to unseat Sen. Marco Rubio's 2022 reelection, announcing Wednesday that she's launching a statewide listening tour... Read more ...

Pitt guard Xavier Johnson enters transfer portal

Pitt guard Xavier Johnson enters transfer portal

Johnson has been one of the program's few constants during Jeff Capel's tenure as he attempts to rebuild the Panthers following a difficult run under Kevin Stallings. Read more ...

Breakup ends in deaths of Chapel Hill firefighter, ex-girlfriend, young girl

Breakup ends in deaths of Chapel Hill firefighter, ex-girlfriend, young girl

A soured relationship between a Chapel Hill firefighter and a woman he used to date has ended in three deaths. Read more ...

Tiger Woods' girlfriend Erica Herman spotted visiting him at the hospital

Tiger Woods' girlfriend Erica Herman spotted visiting him at the hospital

Tiger Woods's girlfriend Erica Herman was spotted paying her beau a visit at the hospital Wednesday as the golf pro recovers from emergency surgery on his legs following a... Read more ...

GameStop spikes 104% in late-day surge as buying frenzy resumes

GameStop spikes 104% in late-day surge as buying frenzy resumes

Summary List Placement GameStop shares more than doubled in the final 30 minutes of trading on Wednesday as the buying frenzy that sent the stock skyrocketing to new heights in... Read more ...

Moderna just laid out its booster shot strategy to fight new coronavirus...

Moderna just laid out its booster shot strategy to fight new coronavirus variants

Summary List Placement The NIH will soon begin testing a new booster shot for Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine that could better protect people against an emerging variant, according... Read more ...