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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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Carrier SAS files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in US

Carrier SAS files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in US

Scandinavian Airlines has filed for bankruptcy in the United States, warning the announcement of a strike by 1,000 pilots a day earlier had put the future of the carrier at risk.

7 hrs 3 mins ago
Many won't rely on virtual options after COVID: AP-NORC poll

Many won't rely on virtual options after COVID: AP-NORC poll

A new poll shows that many Americans don’t expect to rely on the digital services that became commonplace during the pandemic after COVID-19 subsides.

3 hrs 33 mins ago
Canada says China bars diplomats from Canadian tycoon trial

Canada says China bars diplomats from Canadian tycoon trial

The Canadian government says Chinese authorities refused to allow diplomats to attend the trial of a Chinese-born Canadian tycoon who disappeared from Hong Kong five years ago.

11 hrs 48 mins ago
IEA: High prices, uncertainty will slow growth in gas demand

IEA: High prices, uncertainty will slow growth in gas demand

The International Energy Agency says high prices for natural gas and supply fears due to the war in Ukraine will slow the growth in demand for the fossil fuel in the coming years.

8 hrs 23 mins ago
Australian central bank boosts rate for 3rd month in a row

Australian central bank boosts rate for 3rd month in a row

Australia’s central bank has lifted its benchmark interest rate for a third time in three straight months, changing the cash rate to 1.35% from 0.85%.

10 hrs 53 mins ago
Asia shares rise on optimism about easing COVID restrictions

Asia shares rise on optimism about easing COVID restrictions

Asian shares have advanced across the board as buying sets in after the lull of a U.S. national holiday.

11 hrs 18 mins ago
Flight cancellations ease slightly as July 4 weekend ends

Flight cancellations ease slightly as July 4 weekend ends

The number of U.S. flights being canceled is slowing down, but plenty of travelers are facing long delays as they try to get home from trips over the July Fourth holiday weekend.

21 hrs 13 mins ago
Putin declares victory in eastern Ukraine region of Luhansk

Putin declares victory in eastern Ukraine region of Luhansk

The Ukrainian military's General Staff says that the Russian forces are trying to press their offensive deeper into eastern Ukraine after capturing a key stronghold.

July 4th, 3:41 AM EDT

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