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Minneapolis Elder ‘Fearful' After Suspect Who Shot Her Is Out On Bail

Minneapolis Elder ‘Fearful' After Suspect Who Shot Her Is Out On Bail

3 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A 76-year-old Minneapolis woman who survived being shot and brutally beaten is sharing her story of survival. Halima Farah fought back to survive after an attack...
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Great Plates Delivered program feeds seniors, helps local businesses in San Benito County

Great Plates Delivered program feeds seniors, helps local businesses in San Benito County

5 hours ago   |   KSBW

Some restaurants struggling to keep their doors open are getting some financial help while they help feed the elderly.
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WHO chief lambasts vaccine profits, demands elderly go first

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

GENEVA - The World Health Organization chief on Monday lambasted drugmakers' profits and vaccine inequalities, saying it's “not right” that younger, healthier adults in wealthy...
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Young, female and fighting corruption, a Somali lawmaker defends her seat

Young, female and fighting corruption, a Somali lawmaker defends her seat

15 hours ago   |   New York Post

MOGADISHU- Amina Mohamed Abdi was just 24 when she first stood for Somalia's parliament in 2012, defeating two other candidates to win a seat reserved for women and defying...
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WHO chief lambasts vaccine profits, demands elderly go first

16 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

The World Health Organization chief on Monday lambasted drugmakers' profits and vaccine inequalities, saying it's "not right" that younger, healthier adults in wealthy...
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WHO chief lambasts vaccine profits, demands elderly go first

WHO chief lambasts vaccine profits, demands elderly go first

16 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

The World Health Organization chief on Monday lambasted drugmakers' profits and vaccine inequalities, saying it's “not right” that younger, healthier adults in wealthy...
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No direct link between the COVID vaccine and a recent string of deaths in the elderly, Norway finds

17 hours ago   |   Fortune

Health authorities in Norway say there's no evidence of a direct link between the recent string of deaths among elderly people inoculated against COVID-19, and the vaccine they...
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Elderly woman found strangled with phone cord around neck in Brooklyn

Elderly woman found strangled with phone cord around neck in Brooklyn

18 hours ago   |   New York Post

Juanita Caballero's son found the victim lying on the floor - with the cord around her neck - in the hallway of the Woodson Houses apartment on Powell Street near Dumont Avenue...
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For many Massachusetts seniors most at risk of dying of coronavirus, a long wait for the vaccine

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Massachusetts seniors who live in subsidized housing are being moved up in line to get the coronavirus vaccine, while many of the elderly who live in their own homes are still...
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Elderly advocates concerned about COVID-19 vaccine access for homebound patients

2 days ago   |   ABC

Mass vaccinations sites could help speed up vaccinations for some, but what about people who are unable to leave their homes?
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California becomes first state to top 3 million coronavirus infections

California becomes first state to top 3 million coronavirus infections

California has become the first state to record more than 3 million known coronavirus infections. Read more ...

Census Bureau director to resign amid criticism over data

Census Bureau director to resign amid criticism over data

His term was supposed to finish at the end of 2021. Read more ...

Trump orders lifting of virus travel ban, but Biden aides vow to block move

Trump orders lifting of virus travel ban, but Biden aides vow to block move

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Powerball jackpot rises to $730 million; Mega Millions hits $850 million

Powerball jackpot rises to $730 million; Mega Millions hits $850 million

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Mets must fire Jared Porter amid sexting scandal: Sherman

Mets must fire Jared Porter amid sexting scandal: Sherman

If Carlos Beltran had to go for sign stealing last offseason, then Jared Porter has to go now if the facts in ESPN's story are true and the new Mets GM in 2016 sent a barrage... Read more ...

Martin Luther King Jr. honored with socially distant events nationwide

Martin Luther King Jr. honored with socially distant events nationwide

The nation observed a largely virtual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy Monday amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

First Lady Melania Trump tweets farewell video as she prepares to leave the...

First Lady Melania Trump tweets farewell video as she prepares to leave the White House

Trump called the opportunity to serve as first lady the "greatest honor of my life." Read more ...

Woman ruled dead in 2017 fights to be declared alive

Woman ruled dead in 2017 fights to be declared alive

Jeanne Pouchain has an unusual problem. She's officially dead. The 58-year-old has been trying for three years to prove that she is alive. Read more ...

Woman Who Allegedly Stole Pelosi's Laptop Arrested

Woman Who Allegedly Stole Pelosi's Laptop Arrested

Federal authorities arrested a woman whose former romantic partner says she took a laptop from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office during the riot at the US Capitol earlier... Read more ...

Man allegedly hid inside Chicago airport for 3 months due to fear of coronavirus

Man allegedly hid inside Chicago airport for 3 months due to fear of coronavirus

A California man who told police that the coronavirus pandemic left him afraid to fly has been arrested on charges that he hid in a secured area at Chicago's O'Hare... Read more ...