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Scientists want WHO-led team to scrap report on origins of COVID-19

Scientists want WHO-led team to scrap report on origins of COVID-19

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

An international group of scientists is calling for a new investigation into the origins of the virus that causes COVID-19 - arguing that the current probe led by the World...
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WHO inspectors ‘to scrap interim report' on probe of COVID origin

10 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

UN health agency will not publish an interim report on its recent mission to Chinese city of Wuhan, the WSJ reports.
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Chang-Rae Lee Skewers a Globalized Get-Rich-Quick Scheme

18 hours ago   |   The New Republic

By March 2020, there was no denying that the mysterious virus that had ravaged the city of Wuhan-and placed large parts of China in varying levels of quarantine-had arrived in...
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Wuhan, Different Everyday: Shengze Zhu on Berlinale 2021 Premiere A River Runs, Turns, Erases, Replaces

Wuhan, Different Everyday: Shengze Zhu on Berlinale 2021 Premiere A River Runs, Turns, Erases, Replaces

2 days ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

Despite relocating to Chicago in 2015, Shengze Zhu has focused on her hometown of Wuhan throughout her career. Her first feature, Out of Focus (2014), is a creative portrait of...
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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

6 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The...
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The Latest: China OKs 2 more virus vaccines for wider use

7 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By The Associated Press TAIPEI, Taiwan - China has approved two more COVID-19 vaccines for wider use, adding to its growing arsenal of shots. It gave conditional approval to a...
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China's fight against Covid-19 cut deaths from other illnesses - study

China's fight against Covid-19 cut deaths from other illnesses - study

8 days ago   |   RT

A study conducted by Oxford University and China's Center for Disease Control and Prevention has found that non-Covid related deaths in China fell during the start of 2020...
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China has not given ‘sufficient original data' on COVID origin: WH adviser

China has not given ‘sufficient original data' on COVID origin: WH adviser

11 days ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

China has not provided “sufficient original data” on the origins of the coronavirus, White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said Sunday, as the international...
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Ireland says cluster of more contagious Brazilian Covid variant ‘completely contained'

Ireland says cluster of more contagious Brazilian Covid variant ‘completely contained'

12 days ago   |   RT

A cluster of three cases of Brazilian coronavirus variant in Ireland, which provoked alarming headlines in the Irish media, has been contained, a top medical official announced...
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Mutations have made coronavirus EIGHT times more infectious than original Wuhan variant - study

Mutations have made coronavirus EIGHT times more infectious than original Wuhan variant - study

14 days ago   |   RT

New research has found that a mutation in the spike protein of SARS-CoV-2, present in variants from the United Kingdom, South Africa, and Brazil, can make the virus up to eight...
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Texas power grid operator overcharged companies $16B during winter freeze

Texas power grid operator overcharged companies $16B during winter freeze

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas made a massive error that resulted in $16 billion in overcharges last month when millions of residents were left without power after a... Read more ...

Gilgeous-Alexander has 33, helps Thunder rally past Spurs

Gilgeous-Alexander has 33, helps Thunder rally past Spurs

SAN ANTONIO - Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 33 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied in the second half to beat the San Antonio Spurs 107-102 on Thursday night and snap a... Read more ...

Creighton's Greg McDermott suspended indefinitely for ‘plantation' comments

Creighton's Greg McDermott suspended indefinitely for ‘plantation' comments

Creighton men's basketball coach Greg McDermott has been suspended from all team activities indefinitely for his “plantation” comments last week, the school athletic director... Read more ...

Lightning top Blackhawks on Hedman's horn-beating OT goal

Lightning top Blackhawks on Hedman's horn-beating OT goal

CHICAGO - Victor Hedman scored 4:59 into overtime, with the puck barely over the line at the horn, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Thursday night... Read more ...

Martin scores 2 to help Islanders beat Sabres 5-2

Martin scores 2 to help Islanders beat Sabres 5-2

UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Matt Martin scored twice and the New York Islanders beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 on Thursday night in the opener of a three-game series. Read more ...

Flyers overcame early 3-goal deficit to stun Penguins 4-3

Flyers overcame early 3-goal deficit to stun Penguins 4-3

PITTSBURGH - Philadelphia Flyers coach Alain Vigneault pointed to his team's three-game set in Pittsburgh as a potential turning point. A chance to figure out just where the... Read more ...

Tatum scores 27, Celtics outlast depleted Raptors 132-125

Tatum scores 27, Celtics outlast depleted Raptors 132-125

BOSTON - Jayson Tatum had 27 points and 12 rebounds and the Boston Celtics won their fourth straight game, outlasting the short-handed Toronto Raptors 132-125 on Thursday night. Read more ...

UNMC doctor stresses COVID-19 vaccines as safe and effective

UNMC doctor stresses COVID-19 vaccines as safe and effective

Dr. Mark Rupp says the Johnson & Johnson, Moderna and Pfizer vaccines are all "tremendously effective" against COVID-19. Read more ...

Trump State Department appointee Federico Klein arrested in connection with...

Trump State Department appointee Federico Klein arrested in connection with Capitol riots

Summary List Placement The FBI arrested Federico Klein, a former State Department aide appointed by former President Donald Trump, in connection with the January 6 Capitol... Read more ...

No. 2 Michigan wraps up Big Ten, beats Michigan State 69-50

No. 2 Michigan wraps up Big Ten, beats Michigan State 69-50

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Franz Wagner scored 19 points, Hunter Dickinson added 14 and No. 2 Michigan wrapped up the Big Ten title with a 69-50 victory over rival Michigan State on... Read more ...