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 2021-09-19 11:00 

USA Today

Alabama saw more deaths than births for the first time in 2020; US death toll nears 675K. Latest COVID-19 updates...

The gap between deaths and births in Alabama in 2020 was roughly equal to the number of people who died of COVID-19, state data shows. Latest updates....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

NY Times

A New Covid Testing Model Aims to Spare Students From Quarantine...

More school districts are embracing "test-to-stay4; protocols that allow uninfected close contacts to remain in the classroom....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

NY Times

Biden Administration Seeks to Expand Telehealth in Rural America...

New funding will allow more medical appointments to take place via video in rural communities, where some of the nation's oldest and sickest patients live....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

NJ.com

Does the flu shot make you sick? Here's what to know...

It is not uncommon to have mild side effects from receiving a flu shot, such as soreness, a headache or a low-grade fever, but contrary to some belief, people cannot get the flu from the flu vaccine, according to the CDC...

 2021-09-19 07:16 

AP

Gunmen kill constable protecting polio team in Pakistan...

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen on a motorcycle Sunday shot dead a police constable guarding polio vaccination workers in rural northwest Pakistan, police said.Senior officer Khalid Suhail said th......

 2021-09-19 03:18 

AP

Review-Journal and Lacanlale honored at Nevada Press awards...

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Nevada Press Association bestowed its top honors on reporters and photographers from the Las Vegas Review-Journal for the second year in a row Saturday while also recognizing ......

 2021-09-19 00:12 

NY Times

After Egress, SpaceX Inspiration4 Astronauts to Get Health Check...

While the Inspiration4 crew was only in orbit for three days, doctors will performing screenings to make sure they are well....

 2021-09-18 21:41 

AP

Maricopa County attorney: Returning to work after treatment...

PHOENIX (AP) — Maricopa County Attorney Allister Adel plans to return to work Monday after getting treatment for nearly three weeks for anxiety as well as an eating disorder and alcohol use.Adel sa......

 2021-09-18 20:06 

AP

Alabama sheriff recovering from COVID-19...

PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama sheriff is recovering at home from COVID-19 after two days in a hospital being treated for the virus.Autauga Sheriff Joe Sedinger was admitted Monday to Jackson H......

 2021-09-18 20:00 

AP

Rep. Zeldin was treated for leukemia and is now in remission...

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Rep. Lee Zeldin revealed Saturday that he was diagnosed last November with early stage chronic myeloid leukemia but said he responded well to treatments and is now in remission......

 2021-09-18 20:00 

AP

Lions' Jamaal Williams ready for his return to Green Bay...

Detroit Lions running back Jamaal Williams addresses the prospect of facing his former team with the candor and humor that made him such a popular figure throughout his four seasons with the Green ......

 2021-09-18 19:56 

NY Times

Delta Variant Detected in 99 percent of U.S. cases, C.D.C. Says...

The highly infectious variant of Covid-19 has contributed to a rise in cases, hospitalizations and deaths in the United States....

 2021-09-18 19:05 

AP

Judge's refusal to block vaccination requirement appealed...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The lawyer for two women who challenged New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham's order requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for certain workers is appealing a judge's denial of the......

 2021-09-18 19:04 

AP

Hospital seeks approval of emergency department expansion...

ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) — The hospital in St. Albans is seeking approval to build a $7.5 million expansion of its emergency department.The Northwestern Medical Center has been considering an upgrade t......

 2021-09-18 18:28 

AP

Hospital focuses on skin care for people with Down syndrome...

LEBANON, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth-Hitchcock is starting a dermatology clinic to meet the unique skin care needs of people with Down syndrome. The clinic is opening Tuesday in Manchester. There are man......

 2021-09-18 17:43 

Men's Health News

Watch David Goggins and Cam Hanes Do a Challenging Chest and Bicep Workout...

In a new Instagram video, former Navy SEAL and ultraendurance athlete David Goggins and bowhunter Cam Hanes hit the gym together for a workout session....

 2021-09-18 17:19 

AP

Principal of SW Idaho charter school dies due to COVID-19...

CALDWELL, Idaho (AP) — The principal at a southwestern Idaho public charter school has died due to COVID-19, the school's board said.The school board at Heritage Community Charter School in Caldwel......

 2021-09-18 16:55 

AP

Arizona reports over 100 virus deaths amid signs of slowing...

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona on Saturday reported over 100 additional COVID-19 deaths for only the second time since February even as several metrics showed some slowing in the pandemic's current surge.T......

 2021-09-18 16:43 

ABC News (US)

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Cecile Richards: Court's Texas move could mean end of Roe...

One of the country's top abortion-rights activists is warning that the Supreme Court's recent inaction on Texas' extremely restrictive new abortion law could signal the end of judicial checks and balances on the issue...

 2021-09-18 15:43 

Men's Health News

Joseph Baena Showed Off His Leg Day Gains at Gold's Gym Venice Beach...

Arnold Schwarzenegger's son Joseph Baena posted a shirtless selfie and flexed like his bodybuilder dad after a leg day workout at the iconic bodybuilding gym....

 2021-09-18 15:11 

Men's Health News

Walking Every Day Helped Me Lose 28 Pounds and Get Fit at 52...

Bernard Creed, aged 52, shares how he lost fat, built muscle, and changed his lifestyle and mindset during a 12-week transformation with his trainer....

 2021-09-18 15:09 

Men's Health News

Actress Kym Whitley Compared Marlon Wayans' Penis to a Baseball Bat...

Actress Kym Whitley recently shared an anecdote from the first time she met comedian Marlon Wayans and says that he is...

 2021-09-18 14:42 

AP

New daily virus cases in Florida is lowest since July...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida reported more than 75,000 cases of COVID-19 over the week, continuing a drop from summer highs when the state battled a fierce surge in infections fueled by the delta v......

 2021-09-18 14:41 

Men's Health News

Kate Upton's Trainer Just Shared a Look at Her Challenging Pool Workout...

Personal trainer Ben Bruno shared a clip of a recent training session with supermodel Kate Upton, showing her completing a workout in a swimming pool....

 2021-09-18 14:10 

AP

COVID burnout rises among Colorado's public health leaders...

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A few weeks ago, Dawn James' job as Kit Carson's public health director was making her sick to her stomach.After being questioned, threatened with lawsuits and called......

 2021-09-18 14:01 

AP

Crews near demolition of housing complex where gas killed 2...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Heavy equipment may soon begin tearing down an 80-year-old South Carolina public housing complex where two men died from carbon monoxide poisoning from a poorly maintained hea......

 2021-09-18 13:55 

AP

Georgia city offers $500 to employees who get vaccinated...

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — Another Georgia city is offering a cash incentive to encourage city employees to get vaccinated against the coronavirus.The Brunswick City Commission on Wednesday narrowly app......

 2021-09-18 13:45 

Men's Health News

Most Guys Make One Diet Mistake When Trying to Get Shredded Abs...

In a new interview with Men's Health, body transformation specialist Ngo Okafor shared the diet mistake most guys make when trying to get shredded abs....

 2021-09-18 13:36 

USA Today

CDC: Effectiveness of Moderna vaccine is staying especially strong. Latest COVID-19 updates...

The report was released hours before an FDA committee decided to recommend Pfizer booster shots only for the elderly and those at high risk....

 2021-09-18 13:25 

AP

Appointments open for in-person help at Illinois job centers...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — All 18 Illinois job centers offering services for people searching for work are accepting in-person appointments after shifting to remote operations due to the COVID-19 pan......

 2021-09-18 13:20 

Men's Health News

Every Halloween Film, Ranked From Worst to Best...

If you're looking to avoid the cheap thrill and cut straight to the gory gold, here's how....

 2021-09-18 13:10 

Men's Health News

Body Transformation Specialist Ngo Okafor Shared His Best Advice to Get Shredded Fast...

In a new interview with Men's Health, top trainer and body transformation specialist Ngo Okafor shared his best advice to help people get shredded fast....

 2021-09-18 13:01 

ABC News (US)

[ Health ]

Schools get the brunt of latest COVID wave in South Carolina...

In the past few weeks, South Carolina has set records for COVID-19 hospitalizations and new cases have approached peak levels of last winter...

 2021-09-18 13:00 

Men's Health News

This P.E. Teacher Broke the World Record for Fastest Marathon While Dribbling a Basketball...

Steffan Reimer ran a 2:50 marathon while dribbling a basketball at the Manitoba Marathon in Winnipeg to break the world record by 10 minutes....

 2021-09-18 12:59 

AP

Schools get the brunt of latest COVID wave in South Carolina...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — In the past few weeks, South Carolina has set records for COVID-19 hospitalizations and new cases have approached peak levels of last winter. Classes, schools and entire distr......

 2021-09-18 12:45 

Men's Health News

'America's Got Talent' Winner Dustin Tavella Will Not Actually Receive $1 Million...

The full scoop on Dustin Tavella and other 'America's Got Talent' winners' $1 million prize money, as touted on 'AGT.'...

 2021-09-18 12:12 

ABC News (US)

[ Health ]

Top doctors say not so fast to Biden's boosters-for-all plan...

Just a month ago, President Joe Biden and his health advisers announced big plans to soon deliver a coronavirus vaccine booster shot to all Americans...

 2021-09-18 12:03 

AP

Top doctors say not so fast to Biden's boosters-for-all plan...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just one month ago, President Joe Biden and his health advisers announced big plans to soon deliver a booster shot of the coronavirus vaccine to all Americans. But after campaigni......

 2021-09-18 09:00 

NY Times

They Shunned Covid Vaccines but Embraced Antibody Treatment...

Championed by doctors and conservative radio hosts alike, monoclonal antibodies for Covid are in high demand — even from those who don't want a vaccine....

 2021-09-18 09:00 

NJ.com

Where can I get a flu shot? Here's what to know about the upcoming flu season...

The flu shot is generally available at several locations, including your personal physician's office, community health departments, some schools, student health centers at colleges and universities, flu clinics, and local pharmacies such as CVS, Rite ...

 2021-09-18 06:19 

ABC News (US)

[ Health ]

The Latest: Alaska military base declares health emergency...

Military leaders on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson have declared a public health emergency in response to increasing COVID-19 cases in Alaska...

 2021-09-18 06:03 

AP

Alaska air base declares public health emergency amid COVID...

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska (AP) — Military leaders on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson have declared a public health emergency and encouraged all personnel to avoid places that do not r......

 2021-09-18 05:31 

AP

Pinch-hitter pitcher Gausman sac fly in 11th, SF tops Braves...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pinch-hitting pitcher Kevin Gausman lofted a full-count, bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the 11th inning and the San Francisco Giants edged the Atlanta Braves 6-5 Friday night to......

 2021-09-18 04:36 

ABC News (US)

[ Health ]

Democrats tackling flash points of taxes, health, climate...

Congressional Democrats face a daunting assignment...

 2021-09-18 02:29 

AP

2 children of California governor test positive for COVID-19...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two of Gov. Gavin Newsom's children have tested positive for the coronavirus and his family is following "all COVID protocols," his office announced Friday."The Newsoms co......

 2021-09-18 01:10 

AP

1st case of COVID in American Samoa arrives on Hawaii flight...

PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — American Samoa, a U.S. territory in the Pacific, reported its first case of coronavirus on Friday.The territory's acting governor, Lt. Gov. Talauega Eleasalo Ale, a......

 2021-09-17 23:54 

AP

Empty desk array at UN spotlights lost learning in pandemic...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — While world leaders converge on the U.N. headquarters next week, the coronavirus will be on the agenda — and a set of empty, backpack-draped chairs and desks will symbolize wh......

 2021-09-17 23:42 

Medscape

Ticagrelor of Net Clinical Benefit aAfter Stroke, TIA: THALES...

A new analysis of data from the THALES trial separates out the reduction in ischemic events from the increase in bleeding events and shows the benefit outweighs the risk in a ratio of four-to-one. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-09-17 23:42 

ABC News (US)

[ Health ]

Police: Prison guard beat banker, used racial slur over mask...

A California prison guard has been arrested on suspicion of beating a Wells Fargo branch manager and calling him a racial slur after being asked to wear a mask inside the bank...

 2021-09-17 22:46 

ABC News (US)

[ Health ]

UN using honor system to check vaccinations for big meeting...

The U.N. General Assembly is relying on an honor system to ensure that world leaders have been vaccinated before they speak at next week's big meeting...

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