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Visually impaired Redwood City man left homebound for 9 months when scooter repairs stall

1 hour ago   |   ABC

An 82-year-old remained largely homebound for nine months while he hassled over the stalled repair of his only mode of transportation.
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South Side agency expanding to offer more mental health care

South Side agency expanding to offer more mental health care

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A well-known social service agency on the South Side of Chicago is hiring more employees to meet the growing mental health care need in underserved communities. From...
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Senators Joe Manchin, Ted Cruz float bill to block gas stove bans

Senators Joe Manchin, Ted Cruz float bill to block gas stove bans

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

The move comes amid fierce public debate over the health and environmental impacts of the cooking appliances that burn fossil fuel.
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Abrams tanks might be poor fit for Ukraine - FT

Abrams tanks might be poor fit for Ukraine - FT

8 hours ago   |   RT

The maintenance and logistics needs reportedly make the US armor a dubious asset for Kiev The M1 Abrams tanks that Washington recently promised to Ukraine might end up being a...
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Pervez Musharraf, Pakistan's Military Ruler and President During 9/11 Wars, Dies at Age 79

Pervez Musharraf, Pakistan's Military Ruler and President During 9/11 Wars, Dies at Age 79

9 hours ago   |   Time

ISLAMABAD - Gen. Pervez Musharraf, who seized power in a bloodless coup and later led a reluctant Pakistan into aiding the U.S. war in Afghanistan against the Taliban, has...
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Our Chicago: TikTok's CEO to testify before Congress and how social media impacts kids' wellbeing

10 hours ago   |   ABC

More than two dozen states have now banned TikTok on government owned devices. It's also now illegal for the app to be on any federal phone.
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Franciscan Health Hammond closure leaves care gap in Northwest Indiana's largest city

11 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

When Franciscan Alliance closed its Hammond campus completely at the end of 2022, it left the city's downtown without significant, easy access to a center handling acute health...
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Scientists fear valley fever may be on the rise, on the move in US

Scientists fear valley fever may be on the rise, on the move in US

12 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Health officials are concerned that climate change is leading to an increase of valley fever, a fungal infection commonly found in the southwest. There's no need to worry about...
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British sailors hospitalized after water contaminated

British sailors hospitalized after water contaminated

12 hours ago   |   RT

The frigate HMS Portland had to return to its base after a crew member used the wrong chemicals on the water supply A “ small number ” of sailors have been hospitalized “ as a...
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Doctors Aren't Burned Out From Overwork. We're Demoralized by Our Health System

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

The end of medical ideology.
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Lizzo desperately tries to spot Beyoncé in the 2023 Grammys crowd

Lizzo desperately tries to spot Beyoncé in the 2023 Grammys crowd

The audience learned that Beyoncé had not yet arrived at the event as she was caught in traffic and missed being awarded the Grammy for Best R&B song. Read more ...

Florida cat given away by owner for being ‘too affectionate' finds new home

Florida cat given away by owner for being ‘too affectionate' finds new home

A Florida pet owner surrendered her cat to the Humane Society of Broward County late last month because the cat, known as Jerry, was too affectionate, according to reports. Read more ...

Ukraine issues demands to Israel - media

Ukraine issues demands to Israel - media

Kiev wants money and public condemnation of Moscow Ukraine has laid out a set of requests to “test” Israel's support and commitments during a planned visit of foreign minister... Read more ...

A defect in a rail car axle caused the massive Ohio train wreck...

A defect in a rail car axle caused the massive Ohio train wreck, investigators say

The smoldering tangle of cars, some carrying hazardous materials, kept an evacuation order in effect in an area near the Ohio-Pennsylvania border. Read more ...

Dave Chappelle's Grammy Win for 'Transphobic' Netflix Special Slammed

Chappelle's controversial special "The Closer" sparked backlash at the time of its release for comments he made about transgender women. Read more ...

Aurora police shooting: Man armed with knives critically injured after...

Officials said officers' attempts to deescalate the situation were unsuccessful. Read more ...

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Neil Howard clears injury hurdle and soars to pole vault win at the state...

TROY - Some of the best athletes in Section II pour their focus into one sport. Taconic Hills junior star Neil Howard does not subscribe to that philosophy. To those that know... Read more ...

Lizzo Performs “About Damn Time” and “Special” at the 2023 Grammys: Watch

Her latest LP, Special, got nominated for Album of the Year Read more ...

Bad Bunny Wins Best Música Urbana Album for Un Verano Sin Ti at 2023 Grammys

He beat out Daddy Yankee, Farruko, Maluma, and Rauw Alejandro Read more ...