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The fight against Dominican Republic's total abortion ban intensifies

30 seconds ago   |   NBC News

Criminalizing abortions is “causing an increase in maternal mortality and morbidity, which places us as one of the countries with the worst health indicators," one medical...
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Is Biden Ditching His Promise to Protect Workers From Covid-19?

12 minutes ago   |   The New Republic

Among the various ways President Donald Trump caused more Americans to die needlessly from Covid-19 was by failing to issue a legally enforceable “emergency temporary standard”...
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South Africa blasts ‘unreasonable' demands of vaccine manufacturers as Pretoria suspends J&J Covid jab

South Africa blasts ‘unreasonable' demands of vaccine manufacturers as Pretoria suspends J&J Covid jab

16 minutes ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The South African health minister has hit out at Covid-19 vaccine manufacturers, telling colleagues that the government has had to navigate difficult clauses and put the...
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J&J PAUSE: What does it mean if you've had the Johnson & Johnson vaccine?

20 minutes ago   |   ABC

Rare Symptoms: If you experience a severe headache that does not go away, significant abdominal or leg pain that does not subside, or increasing shortness of breath, health...
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Space Junk Removal Is Not Going Smoothly

24 minutes ago   |   Scientific American

Despite promising technology demonstrations, there is no one-size-fits-all solution for the growing problem of taking out the orbital trash
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Fitness clubs ramp up online classes: ‘We want to meet people where they are'

28 minutes ago   |   The Morning Call

Fitness online: Clubs ramp up web classes: ‘We want to meet people where they are'
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Philadelphia, suburbs pivot to Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines during pause of J&J

34 minutes ago   |   ABC

J&J PAUSE: Health officials in the Philadelphia area are pivoting to the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines as they await guidance from the CDC and FDA.
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South Africa Accuses Vaccine Manufacturers of Unreasonable Terms

42 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

South Africa is facing delays to coronavirus-vaccine supplies because of “unreasonable terms” being demanded by manufacturers, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said.
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Farmington neighbors dig in as developer promotes massive apartment complex near UConn Health Center

44 minutes ago   |   Hartford Courant

Using descriptions like "excessive," "ill-placed" and "a monster," a series of Farmington residents on Monday called on the town to reject a developer's proposal to build 146...
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Can Medical Alexas Make Us Healthier?

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

America's health care system needs help. But don't expect technology to be a silver bullet.
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2 men fatally shot in Englewood: police

2 men fatally shot in Englewood: police

CHICAGO - Two men were shot and killed in the South Side's Englewood neighborhood. Chicago police said the men were sitting in a car on the 7300 block of South Stewart Avenue... Read more ...

NATO is likely to join the US in withdrawing troops from Afghanistan in...

NATO is likely to join the US in withdrawing troops from Afghanistan in September, German defense minister says

Summary List Placement Germany's defense minister has said that NATO would likely follow the US in withdrawing all troops from Afghanistan in September. US officials said on... Read more ...

First North American bitcoin ETF soars past $1 billion under management as...

First North American bitcoin ETF soars past $1 billion under management as interest in crypto booms

Summary List Placement North America's first bitcoin ETF has soared past the $1 billion assets under management mark. The Purpose bitcoin ETF, ticker BTCC, is reaping rewards... Read more ...

Prosecutors expect decision today for cop who shot Black motorist Daunte Wright

Prosecutors expect decision today for cop who shot Black motorist Daunte Wright

Prosecutors expect a decision to be reached Wednesday on whether to charge the former police officer who fatally shot a Black man during a traffic stop in a Minneapolis suburb... Read more ...

Wilmer Flores leads Giants to crazy win over Reds

Wilmer Flores leads Giants to crazy win over Reds

SAN FRANCISCO - Down by four runs after a half-inning a day after being shut out, San Francisco just started swinging away. Wilmer Flores' tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the... Read more ...

2022 iPhone could get huge 48MP camera upgrade and 8K video, says Kuo

2022 iPhone could get huge 48MP camera upgrade and 8K video, says Kuo

Kuo says the camera will be capable of 8K video recording. What you need to know Apple may be planning a massive camera upgrade for the iPhone next year. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo... Read more ...

Shane Bieber-Lucas Giolito pitchers' duel doesn't disappoint

Shane Bieber-Lucas Giolito pitchers' duel doesn't disappoint

CHICAGO - Shane Bieber wasn't sure where this ranked among his best performances. The AL Cy Young Award winner knew it was high on the list. Bieber pitched three-hit ball over... Read more ...

Tatum scores 32, Celtics edge Trail Blazers for 4th straight

Tatum scores 32, Celtics edge Trail Blazers for 4th straight

PORTLAND, Ore. - Jayson Tatum scored 32 points, including a key 3-pointer in the final moments, and the Boston Celtics held off the Portland Trail Blazers 116-115 on Tuesday... Read more ...

Cardinals hammer Strasburg, rout Nats 14-3, end 3-game skid

Cardinals hammer Strasburg, rout Nats 14-3, end 3-game skid

ST. LOUIS - Nolan Arenado, Paul Goldschmidt and Matt Carpenter all homered off Stephen Strasburg and the St. Louis Cardinals hammered the Washington Nationals 14-3 on Tuesday... Read more ...

Royals C Perez ends game with pickoff, KC beats Angels 3-2

Royals C Perez ends game with pickoff, KC beats Angels 3-2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Royals catcher Salvador Perez picked David Fletcher off third with the bases loaded for the final out in the ninth inning, helping the Kansas City Royals... Read more ...