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CDC: 86% of Cases ae Omicron Subvariant BA.2

CDC: 86% of Cases ae Omicron Subvariant BA.2

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now report the sub-variant of Omicron known as BA.2 now accounts for 86% of all new cases in the U.S.

April 12th, 10:36 PM EDT
2021 was Deadliest Year on Record for U.S

2021 was Deadliest Year on Record for U.S

New data is showing that 2021 ended up being the deadliest year in U.S. history.

April 12th, 10:02 PM EDT by Remington Hernandez
Pandemic Babies Show Neurodevelopmental Differences, Study Shows

Pandemic Babies Show Neurodevelopmental Differences, Study Shows

CLEVELAND, Ohio - A new study found that babies born during the first year of the pandemic showed neurodevelopmental differences at six months of age. Cleveland Clinic Children’s pediatrician, Katherine Myers, M.D., who was not a part of the study,

April 12th, 12:33 PM EDT
Cabin Fever Becomes a Side Effect of COVID-19 as Intended Five Day Lockdown Stretches Into Week Three

Cabin Fever Becomes a Side Effect of COVID-19 as Intended Five Day Lockdown Stretches Into Week Three

SHANGHAI, China - Not only is there no cure for COVID-19, there's also still no cure for boredom. THAT NOISE -- IS people screaming and shouting out of frustration from the balconies of one of Shanghai's largest residential compounds..A five-day lock-down

April 12th, 11:48 AM EDT
Philadelphia to Restore Indoor Mask Mandates

Philadelphia to Restore Indoor Mask Mandates

The City of Philadelphia has become the first to re-instate mask requirements

April 11th, 10:42 PM EDT by Remington Hernandez
Parents, Doctors Sue over Transgender Treatment Plan

Parents, Doctors Sue over Transgender Treatment Plan

Two families with transgender teens and two physicians sued the state of Alabama Monday.

April 11th, 10:31 PM EDT by Remington Hernandez

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Drought emergency declared for northern Italy, frees up aid

Drought emergency declared for northern Italy, frees up aid

The Italian government has declared a state of emergency for much of the rain-parched north, freeing up 36.5 million euros (about $38 million) in funds for the heavily agricultural regions.

10 hrs 29 mins ago
French president reshuffles Cabinet after election losses

French president reshuffles Cabinet after election losses

French President Emmanuel Macron has reshuffled his Cabinet in an attempt to adjust to the new political reality following a legislative election in which his centrist alliance failed to win a majority in the parliament.

12 hrs 14 mins ago
Tensions persist as Rwanda denies Congo rebel charges

Tensions persist as Rwanda denies Congo rebel charges

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has accused Congo of supporting rebels opposed to his government in an escalation of tensions with a neighbor who in turn accuses Rwandan authorities of supporting a violent rebel group which recently captured a town in eastern Congo.

13 hrs 59 mins ago
Kellogg loses UK fight to block ban on sugary cereal promos

Kellogg loses UK fight to block ban on sugary cereal promos

Breakfast food giant Kellogg Co. has lost a legal bid to block new anti-obesity measures in England banning the promotion of sugary cereals.

14 hrs 9 mins ago
Ukraine lays out $750B 'recovery plan' for postwar future

Ukraine lays out $750B 'recovery plan' for postwar future

A leading Swiss nongovernmental group is calling out Switzerland as a “safe haven” for Russian oligarchs and as a trading hub for Russian oil, grain and coal.

19 hrs 59 mins ago
Add rent to the rising costs bedeviling small businesses

Add rent to the rising costs bedeviling small businesses

The rent has come due for America’s small businesses and at a very inopportune time.

15 hrs 4 mins ago
German leader gathers employers, unions to tackle inflation

German leader gathers employers, unions to tackle inflation

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has gathered top employer and labor union representatives at his Berlin office to seek ways of addressing the impact of rising prices while preventing a spiral of inflation in Europe’s biggest economy.

16 hrs 49 mins ago
It's a new era for funding on both sides of abortion debate

It's a new era for funding on both sides of abortion debate

The Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade has ushered in a new era of funding on both sides of the abortion debate.

19 hrs 29 mins ago

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