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Judge won't let unvaccinated kids return to school during measles outbreak

6 days ago   |   By New York Post

A Rockland County federal judge has denied a request that would have allowed 44 unvaccinated children to return to school amid an “unprecedented measles outbreak,” according to a report. US District Court Judge Vincent Briccetti declined to issue a temporary injunction in White Plains federal court Tuesday - preventing the students from attending the Green...
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Judge won't let unvaccinated children back in school

Judge won't let unvaccinated children back in school

6 days ago   |   By WGAL

A federal judge, citing an "unprecedented measles outbreak" in suburban Rockland County, New York, has denied a request to let 44 unvaccinated children return to school.
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New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately

New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately

The ban includes assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last Friday's attacks on two Christchurch mosques. Read more ...

Family seeks 'Disney-mad' nanny to dress as princesses for $53,000

Family seeks 'Disney-mad' nanny to dress as princesses for $53,000

Imagine getting paid $53,000 to babysit while dressed as a Disney princess. Read more ...

Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

A woman has sued Harvard University, claiming the school has "shamelessly" turned a profit from images of two 19th century slaves she says are her ancestors. Read more ...

Celtics fall to 76ers after building 11-point halftime lead

Celtics fall to 76ers after building 11-point halftime lead

Marcus Smart was ejected after shoving Joel Embiid in the back. Read more ...

Robert Kraft to reject plea deal offered in prostitution case, reports say

Robert Kraft to reject plea deal offered in prostitution case, reports say

Prosecutors were offering a deal in which charges would be dropped if Kraft admitted that he would be found guilty in court. Read more ...

James Harden pours in 57, but Rockets fall to Grizzlies in OT

James Harden pours in 57, but Rockets fall to Grizzlies in OT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - James Harden scored 57 points but the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted Houston 126-125 in overtime Wednesday night, handing the Rockets only their second loss in... Read more ...

Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

Those who like their tea piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study. Read more ...

Jay-Z and Cyndi Lauper albums added to National Recording Registry

Jay-Z and Cyndi Lauper albums added to National Recording Registry

Works by Curtis Mayfield, Neil Diamond and Nina Simone were also added to the Library of Congress' registry. Read more ...

New Zealand bans sale of semi-automatic, assault rifles after mosque attacks

New Zealand bans sale of semi-automatic, assault rifles after mosque attacks

New Zealand banned the sale of semi-automatic and assault rifles Thursday after 50 people were killed at two mosques in the country with the weapons. Prime Minister Jacinda... Read more ...

Beloved 97-year-old veteran working at grocery store says he's not retiring...

Beloved 97-year-old veteran working at grocery store says he's not retiring anytime soon

Retirement is not even on the radar for this 97-year-old man in New Jersey. Read more ...