Covid 19 pandemic

'Ready to go after it': Gymnast hopes to go for gold at Tokyo Olympics

'Ready to go after it': Gymnast hopes to go for gold at Tokyo Olympics

8 minutes ago   |   WCVB

After being delayed for a year by the COVID-19 pandemic, gymnast Marvin Kimble hopes it's now rather than never. He missed out on his Olympic dream in 2016.
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Cancer Patient's Tumors Shrink After Having Severe COVID, Doctors Find

10 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Experts have stressed the single case does not mean people with cancer should try and catch coronavirus.
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Pennsylvania extends ‘pause' in use of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine by 4 days to April 24

10 minutes ago   |   The Morning Call

The Pennsylvania Department of Health on Thursday said it was extending by four days a temporary stoppage in the use of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine, to April 24, or...
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Colombia Seeks to Raise Taxes on Its Wealthiest Citizens

12 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Colombia is trying to ramp up taxes on its richest citizens to tackle the ballooning deficits and mass poverty caused by lockdowns and the pandemic.
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Norway Told by Health Authority to Stop Using Astra Vaccine

12 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Norway has been told to stop using AstraZeneca Plc's vaccine in its Covid-19 inoculation program, as the country's top health authority judges the risk of blood clots to be...
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Italy's Debt Will Breach Pre-Mussolini Record on Pandemic Costs

12 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Italy's debt this year will exceed the country's previous record amassed in the aftermath of World War I, laying bare the debilitating cost of the coronavirus pandemic on the...
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Nathan Eovaldi, Red Sox beat Twins 3-2, run winning streak to 8

18 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

Nathan Eovaldi pitched five effective innings and the Boston Red Sox extended their winning streak to eight games, beating the Minnesota Twins 3-2.
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Gucci's Fall 2021 Collection Brings Us to the Coolest Club Post-Covid

28 minutes ago   |   Vanity Fair

Welcome to Savoy Club.
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Despite early vaccine breakthrough, Russian demand for Covid-19 jabs far lower than hoped & ‘leaves much to be desired' - Kremlin

Despite early vaccine breakthrough, Russian demand for Covid-19 jabs far lower than hoped & ‘leaves much to be desired' - Kremlin

34 minutes ago   |   RT

In August last year, Russia became the first country in the world to register a vaccine against Covid-19. But eight months later, despite Sputnik V's International success...
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J.T. Miller warns about NHL's ‘dangerous' post-COVID plan as Canucks return to ice

J.T. Miller warns about NHL's ‘dangerous' post-COVID plan as Canucks return to ice

40 minutes ago   |   New York Post

The Canucks haven't played since March 24 due to a COVID-19 outbreak, and one player believes what the league is asking them to do in a crammed schedule is “dangerous” to a lot...
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Democrats unveil plan to pack Supreme Court with 13 justices

Democrats unveil plan to pack Supreme Court with 13 justices

Democratic politicians on Thursday unveiled their plans to expand the US Supreme Court from the current nine justices to 13 - a proposal that has been roundly criticized as... Read more ...

Mercedes-Benz unveils its first EV for the US, the luxurious EQS sedan with...

Mercedes-Benz unveils its first EV for the US, the luxurious EQS sedan with a 478-mile range and screens galore

Summary List Placement Mercedes is jumping into the US electric-vehicle market at long last. On Thursday, the German automaker took the wraps off of its first US-market EV, the... Read more ...

County Executive Barry Glassman announces run for Maryland Comptroller

County Executive Barry Glassman announces run for Maryland Comptroller

Harford County Executive Barry Glassman has announced his plans to run for Maryland comptroller in 2022. Read more ...

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 403 new cases

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 403 new cases

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Speaker Pelosi throws cold water on a progressive bill that would expand the...

Speaker Pelosi throws cold water on a progressive bill that would expand the Supreme Court to 13 seats

Summary List Placement House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said she does not support a newly-introduced bill to expand the Supreme Court and has "no plans to bring it to the... Read more ...

Alex Rodriguez shows off his Jennifer Lopez shrine hours before split

Alex Rodriguez shows off his Jennifer Lopez shrine hours before split

A-Rod isn't over his split from J.Lo just yet. Read more ...

Family of 3-year-old meets man who gave life-saving bone marrow donation

Family of 3-year-old meets man who gave life-saving bone marrow donation

Avery Cook was diagnosed with leukemia when he was one year old. He needed a bone marrow donation to survive. Read more ...

$4.2B Baltimore County budget provides 'record education funding'

$4.2B Baltimore County budget provides 'record education funding'

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski submitted a $4.2 billion budget proposal for fiscal year 2022. Read more ...

Chauvin won't testify at murder trial in Floyd's death

Chauvin won't testify at murder trial in Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS - The defense at the murder trial of former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd wrapped up its case Thursday without putting Chauvin on the stand... Read more ...

Signs Of Economic Boom Emerge As Retail Sales Surge, Jobless Claims Hit...

Signs Of Economic Boom Emerge As Retail Sales Surge, Jobless Claims Hit Pandemic Low

Retail sales jumped nearly 10% in March, as shoppers, flush with $1,400 relief payments, are feeling more confident about venturing out. Weekly unemployment claims dropped to a... Read more ...