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Illinois, Chicago schools to change quarantine rules to align with CDC guidelines

Illinois, Chicago schools to change quarantine rules to align with CDC guidelines

29 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Illinois is changing the way it decides which students must quarantine and for how long. The rules will follow the latest recommendations from the Centers for Disease...
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Bill that allows self-driving vehicles to test without emergency driver moves to full Pa. senate

Bill that allows self-driving vehicles to test without emergency driver moves to full Pa. senate

31 minutes ago   |   Post Gazette


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CBD blocked the coronavirus in lab studies, but experts say weed probably won't protect you from COVID in real life

33 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Skaman306/Getty Images Early evidence suggests cannabinoids could stop SARS-CoV-2 from replicating - in lab cultures and rodents. Scientists don't know how much CBD a human...
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COVID In Minnesota: Average Positivity Rate Dips, 52 Deaths Reported

COVID In Minnesota: Average Positivity Rate Dips, 52 Deaths Reported

1 hour ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Health data in Minnesota shows the COVID-19 positivity rate is dipping slightly to 22.9% as of last week. Officials also report an additional 15,572 cases and 52...
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Broadway Grosses Fall, but Average Attendance Rises, as Shows Close

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Theaters were a bit more crowded, but there were fewer shows running as several closed amid the spread of the Omicron variant.
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Ross Douthat's Change of Heart About Health Care

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Readers discuss a column about how a bout of sickness has changed some of his beliefs. Also: Changes in the SAT; Covid ethics; 8 planets and Pluto.
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Trump falsely suggests there were no supply chain issues when he was president

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Former President Donald Trump prepares to speak at a rally at the Canyon Moon Ranch festival grounds on January 15, 2022 in Florence, Arizona. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty...
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A far-right COVID-19 denier who aided Bolsonaro's rise to power in Brazil has died of the virus

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Brazilian writer Olavo de Carvalho arrives for the showing of a documentary on the government of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Washington, U.S., March 16, 2019...
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Australia Unloads Supplies for Tonga, Despite Ship Crew Being Infected With COVID

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

Following the powerful January 15 volcanic eruption in Tonga, the ship's crew planned on a contactless delivery to avoid the spread of coronavirus.
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Brianna Keilar Calls Out Rupert Murdoch for Pushing COVID-19 Disinformation on Fox News

1 hour ago   |   Politicus USA

CNN's Brianna Keilar called out Fox Corporation chair Rupert Murdoch for pushing COVID-19 disinformation on Fox News. Keilar stressed that life has not gone “back to normal”...
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Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer plans to retire

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer plans to retire

The retirement will give President Joe Biden his first chance to nominate a justice Read more ...

A California redwood forest has officially been returned to a group of...

A California redwood forest has officially been returned to a group of Native tribes

Save the Redwoods League purchased and donated the 523-acre area to the InterTribal Sinkyone Wildnerness Council, a group of 10 tribes that have been connected to the land for... Read more ...

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer retiring

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer retiring

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer plans to retire, giving President Joe Biden the chance to select the first SCOTUS nominee of his term. Read more ...

Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson gets engaged

Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson gets engaged

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Jamie Anderson has gotten engaged just before the 2022 Winter Olympics. Read more ...

DHMC, 4 cities partner on campaign to get people vaccinated

DHMC, 4 cities partner on campaign to get people vaccinated

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is partnering with the cities of Manchester, Nashua, Concord and Lebanon to make lawn signs and posters promoting vaccination available to... Read more ...

Dartmouth-Hitchcock, 4 New Hampshire cities launch effort to promote...

Dartmouth-Hitchcock, 4 New Hampshire cities launch effort to promote COVID-19 vaccination

One of New Hampshire's largest hospitals is teaming up with four cities on a new campaign to encourage COVID-19 vaccination. Read more ...

Daniel Cormier: Jon Jones judged a 'wounded' Francis Ngannou, needs to stop...

Daniel Cormier thinks it's about time Jon Jones stopped tweeting and started competing. Jones hasn't fought since retaining the UFC light heavyweight title against Dominick... Read more ...

54 dogs rescued in 'shocking' animal hoarding case

54 dogs rescued in 'shocking' animal hoarding case

A shocking case of animal neglect is being investigated in Gaston County. Read more ...

Firebolt secures a fresh round of funding to expand its cloud data warehouse...

Firebolt secures a fresh round of funding to expand its cloud data warehouse technology

Firebolt, a company developing a platform for analyzing and processing large amounts of data, has raised $100 million in funding Read more ...

COVID In Minnesota: Average Positivity Rate Dips, 52 Deaths Reported

COVID In Minnesota: Average Positivity Rate Dips, 52 Deaths Reported

MINNEAPOLIS - Health data in Minnesota shows the COVID-19 positivity rate is dipping slightly to 22.9% as of last week. Officials also report an additional 15,572 cases and 52... Read more ...