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Gleyber Torres could be back in Yankees' lineup Wednesday

2 hours ago   |   Newsday

Torres had been quarantining in the Tampa area along with seven members of the coaching and support staff that came back with positive tests during last week's series against...
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KCPS elementary school switches back to virtual learning because of COVID-19 outbreak

KCPS elementary school switches back to virtual learning because of COVID-19 outbreak

3 hours ago   |   KMBC   |   2 articles

School district spokesperson says more than 5% of Trailwoods Elementary has been affected by quarantines
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Nearly 200 people in two German tower blocks quarantined after confirmed local case of Indian Covid-19 strain

Nearly 200 people in two German tower blocks quarantined after confirmed local case of Indian Covid-19 strain

8 hours ago   |   RT

Residents in a pair of tower blocks in western Germany have been confined to their rooms after one woman who lives there tested positive for the Indian variant of Covid-19...
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Chicago updates COVID travel quarantine order with Indiana moving to yellow tier

8 hours ago   |   ABC

Chicago announced an update to the city's COVID-19 travel order Tuesday with Indiana moving to the less restrictive yellow tier.
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Learn To Skate This Summer

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

After a year spent largely indoors, adults are regaining a sense of balance on roller skates, bikes and skateboards.
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Plant Wrapper Activity

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

Revisit your childhood gum-wrapper-folding skills to add a crowning touch to a flowerpot.
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Make Time to Mourn

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Though the pandemic has posed obstacles to funerals, delaying memorial services has also opened up unexpected opportunities for reflection and creativity.
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The Hamptons Real Estate Sales Boom Continues

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Home sales and rentals on the East End of Long Island picked up at the beginning of the pandemic and are still going strong.
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India the tiger safely transferred to North Texas animal sanctuary

1 day ago   |   ABC

Farewell, India 👋 The big cat arrived at its new, forever home where it must quarantine for 30 days before being introduced to its fellow felines.
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How a Colorado Campus Became a Pandemic Laboratory

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Colorado Mesa University and the Broad Institute of M.I.T. and Harvard have spent the last year exploring new approaches to managing outbreaks.
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Woman testifies that she woke to find 'That '70s Show' actor Danny Masterson raping her

LOS ANGELES - In hours of often tearful testimony, a woman told a judge Tuesday that she was slipping in and out of consciousness on a night 18 years ago when she said she... Read more ...

Get the Facts on the Vax: For how long will the vaccines be effective?

Get the Facts on the Vax: For how long will the vaccines be effective?

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White Sox Manager La Russa Calls Mercedes' Homer Off Astudillo's 3-0 Pitch...

White Sox Manager La Russa Calls Mercedes' Homer Off Astudillo's 3-0 Pitch ‘Clueless'

White Sox manager Tony La Russa said Yermín Mercedes made a “big mistake” when he crushed a 3-0 pitch from infielder Willians Astudillo for a solo homer in the ninth inning of... Read more ...

McConnell ‘pushing pause button' on Dem push for Jan. 6 Capitol riot commission

McConnell ‘pushing pause button' on Dem push for Jan. 6 Capitol riot commission

Republicans want to block a Democratic push to create a 9/11-style commission on the Jan. 6 attack on the US Capitol. Read more ...

Nets' Kyrie Irving wants to enjoy playoffs ‘as if it's my last'

Nets' Kyrie Irving wants to enjoy playoffs ‘as if it's my last'

Nets star Kyrie Irving is glad to be back in the playoffs and just wants "to enjoy it as if it's my last.” Read more ...

Lollapalooza will be back at full capacity as Chicago's COVID rates decline

Lollapalooza will be back at full capacity as Chicago's COVID rates decline

Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago will be returning at full capacity after getting cancelled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

House passes Asian hate crimes bill, awaits Biden's signature

House passes Asian hate crimes bill, awaits Biden's signature

The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved a bill intended to crack down on hate crimes against Asian-Americans. The bill goes to President Biden for his signature. It... Read more ...

McConnell said Senate GOP 'undecided' on commission to investigate Jan. 6...

McConnell said Senate GOP 'undecided' on commission to investigate Jan. 6 Capitol siege. 8 Senate Republicans voted against certifying the election after the attack

Summary List Placement Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday the Senate Republicans are "undecided" on whether to support a committee to look into the Capitol... Read more ...

Congress approves legislation to fight hate crimes against Asian Americans

Congress approves legislation to fight hate crimes against Asian Americans

Congress has passed legislation aimed at combating hate crimes against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Read more ...

Amazon extends ban on police use of facial recognition software

Amazon extends ban on police use of facial recognition software

Congress has yet to pass laws regulating facial recognition, so Amazon extended the ban on police using its Rekognition service indefinitely. Read more ...