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A.M. Roundup: Vaccines required this fall at SUNY, CUNY

16 minutes ago   |   Times Union

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Monday that State University of New York campuses will require COVID-19 vaccinations for students starting in the fall semester. The policy will also...
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Once-a-Decade Census Shows an Aging, Better-Educated China

50 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The country is locked in a demographic crisis. But the figures also showed rising education and urbanization levels.
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Dunbar's Number Debunked: You Can Have More Than 150 Friends

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

A new study questions that figure, known as Dunbar's number. The Oxford professor for whom it is named, Robin Dunbar, dismissed the new findings as “absolutely bonkers.”
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Yang close to winning support of New York's powerful Orthodox leaders

Yang close to winning support of New York's powerful Orthodox leaders

1 hour ago   |   Politico

NEW YORK - Andrew Yang is close to locking down almost universal support among leaders of New York City's ultra-Orthodox Jewish community - a loyal bloc of voters that can make...
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Epic Games says iOS is its own market with high switching costs and lock-in

Epic Games says iOS is its own market with high switching costs and lock-in

1 hour ago   |   iMore

"Switching between ecosystems isn't much of a competitive constraint on the iOS app market" What you need to know Day six of the Epic Games vs. Apple trial has continued with...
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Tamika Catchings Is Taking Her ‘Superpower' to the Hall of Fame

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

Catchings, a 10-time W.N.B.A. All-Star, said her hearing loss helped her have greater court awareness and better anticipate her opponents' moves.
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Illinois researchers working to save ornate box turtles

Illinois researchers working to save ornate box turtles

7 hours ago   |   WGN TV

FRANKLIN GROVE, Ill. - A team of Illinois researchers is using dogs to track down a threatened species of turtle. Researchers believe ornate box turtles, once living in half of...
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Unnecessary Roughness? Former Gophers Claim Tough Practices Ended Football Careers

8 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Pushed to be the very best or pushed way too far? Former Gopher athletes have come forward with allegations of tough football practices that ended their careers...
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University of Massachusetts parents lawyer up over suspension of freshmen caught maskless

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Parents of three UMass Amherst freshmen kicked out of school for being caught off-campus with their masks down as the “Blarney Blowout” was beginning have lawyered up and are...
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Wow! This 78-year-old just graduated from college, proving it's never too late to follow your dreams

Wow! This 78-year-old just graduated from college, proving it's never too late to follow your dreams

10 hours ago   |   WLWT

A 78-year-old woman just graduated from Samford University in Alabama, and now she's considering going for her master's degree.
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Russian governor: Gunman kills 7 students, wounds 16 people in school shooting

Russian governor: Gunman kills 7 students, wounds 16 people in school shooting

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Dogecoin surges 20% after Elon Musk hints Tesla could accept the meme-coin...

Dogecoin surges 20% after Elon Musk hints Tesla could accept the meme-coin as payment

Summary List Placement Dogecoin spiked by as much as 20% on Tuesday after Elon Musk tweeted a poll asking if his followers want Tesla to accept the cryptocurrency as payment... Read more ...

300 chickens killed when historic farm catches fire in New Hampshire

300 chickens killed when historic farm catches fire in New Hampshire

Three-hundreds chickens died late Monday when a fire tore through a historic farm on New Hampshire's seacoast. Read more ...

Stephen Curry's late 3 lifts Warriors past Jazz 119-116

Stephen Curry's late 3 lifts Warriors past Jazz 119-116

SAN FRANCISCO - Stephen Curry made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 14 seconds left, moments after missing from deep, and scored 36 points to lead the Golden State Warriors past the... Read more ...

Houston man who allegedly had Bengal tiger is in custody

Houston man who allegedly had Bengal tiger is in custody

The Texas man allegedly caught on camera with a Bengal tiger outside of his home was arrested on Monday night, police said. Victor Hugo Cuevas, 26, faces charges of felony... Read more ...

Hall scores 2, Bruins beat Islanders to clinch 3rd in East

Hall scores 2, Bruins beat Islanders to clinch 3rd in East

BOSTON - Taylor Hall scored his second goal of the game 2:53 into overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the New York Islanders in their home finale on Monday night to clinch... Read more ...

US lawmakers look into threat assessment from Jan. 6 attack

US lawmakers look into threat assessment from Jan. 6 attack

WASHINGTON - On Monday, U.S. Capitol Police Inspector General Michael Bolton says Capitol Police needs to correct certain practices after the Jan. 6 attack. "Those areas are... Read more ...

Des Moines pediatrician details potential impact of youth COVID-19 vaccination

Des Moines pediatrician details potential impact of youth COVID-19 vaccination

On Monday, the Food and Drug Administration expanded the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer vaccine to children ages 12-15. Read more ...

Westbrook breaks Robertson's NBA triple-double record

Westbrook breaks Robertson's NBA triple-double record

ATLANTA - Russell Westbrook set the NBA record with his 182nd triple-double on Monday night, surpassing the mark set by Oscar Robertson in 1974. Read more ...

Anne Arundel County police investigate shooting in Laurel

Anne Arundel County police investigate shooting in Laurel

Police are responding to the scene of a shooting in Laurel on Monday night. Read more ...