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Small Businesses Saturday Critical For Local Shops

25 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - After Black Friday comes Small Business Saturday. With so many businesses struggling to stay afloat, it may be more important than ever to take part this year in...
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Town alerts public after 5 market employees test positive for COVID-19

Town alerts public after 5 market employees test positive for COVID-19

49 minutes ago   |   WCVB

A total of 5 employees at the town's grocery store and meat market tested positive for the virus, health officials said.
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Illinois COVID-19 Update: IL reports 7,873 new coronavirus cases, 108 deaths

1 hour ago   |   ABC   |   4 articles

Illinois health officials reported 7,873 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 along with 108 deaths Saturday.
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COVID In Minnesota: MDH Reports 9,040 Cases And 45 Deaths For Thursday And Friday

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota health officials reported two days worth of COVID data on Saturday, adding 9,040 cases and 45 deaths to the state's tally. In observation of the...
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Reimagining policing

Reimagining policing

3 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

Pittsburgh is taking a reform-minded approach with the recent decision to integrate mental health professionals into local policing.
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Iowa surpasses 225,000 positive COVID-19 cases, 130,000 recoveries

Iowa surpasses 225,000 positive COVID-19 cases, 130,000 recoveries

3 hours ago   |   KCCI

The Iowa Department of Public Health reported 2,239 new COVID-19 cases and 11 additional deaths in the state Saturday.
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‘Floribama Shore' Halts Season 4 Production After Positive COVID-19 Test

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

495 Productions is said to be adhering to local, state and federal coronavirus health and safety protocols.
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U.K. Appoints Vaccines Minister to Oversee COVID-19 Inoculations

3 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

LONDON - The British government appointed a vaccines minister on Saturday as it prepares to inoculate millions of people against the coronavirus, potentially starting within...
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Who Should Get the COVID-19 Vaccine First? CDC to Hold Meeting Tuesday

4 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Health workers, people over 65, or those with specific medical conditions are among the list of people who may receive the coronavirus vaccine first, should initial supplies be...
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McKinsey told OxyContin producer to pay off distributors for every attributable overdose, court papers show - report

McKinsey told OxyContin producer to pay off distributors for every attributable overdose, court papers show - report

6 hours ago   |   RT

Consultancy firm McKinsey suggested its client, Purdue Pharma, pay rebates to distributors of OxyContin for every overdose case that could be traced to abuse of the opioid pill...
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Disney donates coins from wishing wells to homeless shelter

Disney donates coins from wishing wells to homeless shelter

Some $20,000 in coins that tourists tossed into Walt Disney World's wishing wells and fountains became a Thanksgiving gift for Central Florida's largest homeless shelter. Read more ...

Reports: Steelers coach, one player test positive for COVID-19

Reports: Steelers coach, one player test positive for COVID-19

ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted Saturday that an additional coach and player tested positive Saturday after the team placed three players on the Reserve/COVID-19 list Friday. Read more ...

Funeral worker apologizes for selfie with Diego Maradona's body

Funeral worker apologizes for selfie with Diego Maradona's body

Claudio Fernández, who was fired over the incident, said the decision to take the photo was impulsive and he regrets it. Read more ...

New rule could allow gas, firing squads for federal executions

New rule could allow gas, firing squads for federal executions

The Justice Department is quietly amending its execution protocols, clearing the way to use methods other than lethal injection, such as firing squads and poison gas. Read more ...

Florida State has 2nd straight game-day football postponement

Florida State has 2nd straight game-day football postponement

Florida State has had a home football game postponed the on the day it was to be played for the second straight week. Read more ...

Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Despite seeking a new way to delivery, many restaurants are finding themselves tied to delivery services they hate, without a clear path out. Read more ...

Sunny and Cool Saturday

Sunny and Cool Saturday

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Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

With holiday parades and festivals canceled, stir-crazy families are looking for a safe way to create special memories. Read more ...

Dip in COVID-19 testing over Thanksgiving could show false decline in spread

Dip in COVID-19 testing over Thanksgiving could show false decline in spread

A dip in COVID testing over the holidays may result in the false perception that the spread of the virus is slowing, experts warn. “I just hope that people don't misinterpret... Read more ...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first doses

The CDC has already recommended that the first group should include front-line health providers and support personnel. Read more ...