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COVID Update: IL reports 5,659 new coronavirus cases, 8 deaths; Chicago area counties 'high' risk

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Illinois reported 5,659 new COVID cases and 8 deaths as much of the Chicago area is now considered to be in "high" risk for transmission.
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Expert says current California COVID surge will 'peak at the beginning of June'

1 hour ago   |   ABC

The last time California experienced a similar COVID surge of this size was summer of 2021.
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JBS Foods reaches settlement with OSHA after infectious disease violations during COVID-19 pandemic

JBS Foods reaches settlement with OSHA after infectious disease violations during COVID-19 pandemic

1 hour ago   |   KETV

JBS has agreed to develop and implement an infectious disease preparedness plan at seven of its plants, including one in Omaha.
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COVID In MN: Case Growth Rate Decreasing, Along With Virus Levels In Metro Wastewater

COVID In MN: Case Growth Rate Decreasing, Along With Virus Levels In Metro Wastewater

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The latest data from the Minnesota Department of Health and an analysis of COVID-19 levels in metro wastewater appears to show the latest wave has...
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Long COVID Risk Falls Only Slightly after Vaccination

2 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Results from a large study suggest that vaccines offer less protection against lingering symptoms than expected
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Rising COVID cases but no mask mandate? NYC Mayor Adams' decision sparks fear among front-line nurses: “You get this lump in your chest”

4 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

In a pandemic clouded by uncertainty and unpredictability, nurses worry that abandoning seemingly tried-and-true methods to limit the spread of COVID-19 will strain hospitals...
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With Summer Travel Heating Up, Airlines Brace For Turbulence

With Summer Travel Heating Up, Airlines Brace For Turbulence

5 hours ago   |   Time

Thinking about flying this summer? You're not alone-and you might face some delays. With COVID-19 restrictions loosening up, more Americans are expected to travel in the next...
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Apple factory's Shanghai workers revolt over ‘draconian' COVID-19 lockdowns: report

Apple factory's Shanghai workers revolt over ‘draconian' COVID-19 lockdowns: report

5 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Worker unrest is on the rise at the Shanghai factory of a company that makes Apple products, with employees staging protests and at times turning violent in response to...
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Orlando theme parks are short-staffed. What does that mean for summer season?

6 hours ago   |   Orlando Sentinel

Park staffing has largely recovered from early in the pandemic, but it continues to trail pre-COVID totals.
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Valentino chairman says rich people's fear of death after the COVID pandemic will spur them on to keep fueling luxury sales

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

Rich people's fear of death from the COVID pandemic will spur them on to keep fueling luxury sales, Valentino chairman says.
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Kids Ask 'Am I Next?' In Wrenching Protest Outside NRA Convention

Kids Ask 'Am I Next?' In Wrenching Protest Outside NRA Convention

Video shows children lined up across the street from the convention with pictures of Uvalde shooting victims hanging around their necks. Read more ...

329 years later, last 'witch' from Salem Witch Trials is pardoned

329 years later, last 'witch' from Salem Witch Trials is pardoned

Lawmakers agreed to reconsider her case last year after a curious eighth-grade civics class took up her cause and researched the legislative steps needed to clear her name. Read more ...

Queen's Jubilee is last hurrah before UK monarchy changes ‘dramatically'

Queen's Jubilee is last hurrah before UK monarchy changes ‘dramatically'

Queen Elizabeth's Platinum Jubilee celebrations in June have an urgency to them - honoring the 96-year-old before the British monarchy changes "dramatically," according to a... Read more ...

Johnny Depp coming out on top in court of public opinion, experts say

Johnny Depp coming out on top in court of public opinion, experts say

It was so important for Depp to clear his name on the domestic violence accusations that he was willing to air his other dirty laundry in the process. Read more ...

Red Sox vs. Orioles prediction: Expect Boston's offense to keep rolling

Red Sox vs. Orioles prediction: Expect Boston's offense to keep rolling

Trevor Story has the Boston offense humming, and there's plenty of reason to believe that the Red Sox will cash this bet. Read more ...

Feds probing if retired agent had advance notice about suspected Buffalo...

Feds probing if retired agent had advance notice about suspected Buffalo shooter's plans: report

Two law enforcement officials with knowledge of the probe told The Buffalo News that the feds believe the former agent was among at least six people who regularly communicated... Read more ...

Surveillance video captures dramatic rescue of 4-year-old drowning at...

Surveillance video captures dramatic rescue of 4-year-old drowning at apartment complex

"My friends were yelling at me to go get help," said a 12-year-old neighbor. He ran to get his dad who climbed the fence, pulled the boy out of the water and began CPR. Read more ...

Sisters who owned home health companies admit to Medicaid scheme

Sisters who owned home health companies admit to Medicaid scheme

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Boris Johnson mulls summer Cabinet reshuffle as he looks to regain control...

Boris Johnson at a partygate press conference in Downing Street on May 25, 2022. Leon Neal - WPA Pool /Getty Images Boris Johnson is said to be mulling a Cabinet reshuffle in... Read more ...

Alliant vs. Ally: Which institution offers a higher interest rate?

Ally and Alliant are online institutions with competitive rates on savings accounts and CDs. Alliant offers a more appealing checking account, but Ally narrowly beats Alliant... Read more ...