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 2020-08-06 05:22 

ABC News (US)

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State spent millions on arena hospital that saw 9 patients...

When California was anticipating a spring surge in coronavirus cases, it turned an old NBA arena and practice facility in Sacramento into a field hospital prepared to take hundreds of patients...

 2020-08-06 05:19 

ABC News (US)

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California virus-fighting efforts hampered by data delays...

California won't put any more counties on its coronavirus watch list until it's solved a problem that has delayed reporting of COVID-19 cases...

 2020-08-06 05:17 

ABC News (US)

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Lack of study and oversight raises concerns about tear gas...

During the nationwide Black Lives Matter protests, federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies have increasingly been using tear gas — traditionally used as a measure of last resort — offensively...

 2020-08-06 05:14 

ABC News (US)

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Lack of study and oversight raises concerns about tear gas...

During the nationwide Black Lives Matter protests, federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies have increasingly been using tear gas — traditionally used as a measure of last resort — offensively...

 2020-08-06 04:53 

ABC News (US)

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The Latest: Australian hot spot state says don't panic-buy...

The premier of Australia's Victoria state has urged residents not to panic-buy as he announced reductions in meat productions...

 2020-08-06 04:27 

ABC News (US)

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Obama's Medicaid expansion keeps gaining ground under Trump...

President Donald Trump is still trying to overturn "Obamacare," but his predecessor's health care law keeps gaining ground in places where it was once unwelcome...

 2020-08-06 03:29 

ABC News (US)

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Asia Today: Central Japan region put under virus emergency...

A governor in central Japan announced a state of emergency due to rising virus cases and asked businesses and people to curb their activities, especially during an upcoming holiday...

 2020-08-06 02:54 

ABC News (US)

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Fire kills 8 coronavirus patients in Indian hospital...

A fire killed eight coronavirus patients at a hospital in western India early Thursday...

 2020-08-06 02:52 

AP

Navajo Nation reports 39 more COVID-19 cases, 4 more deaths...

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo Nation health officials have reported 39 more cases of COVID-19 and four additional deaths.That brings the total number of people infected to 9,195 and the......

 2020-08-06 02:35 

ABC News (US)

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Lockdown reimposed in Scottish city over virus 'cluster'...

Officials in Scotland ordered bars, cafes and restaurants in the city of Aberdeen to close in response to a cluster of 54 COVID-19 cases linked to a single bar...

 2020-08-06 02:26 

AP

GOP Congressman Rodney Davis tests positive for COVID-19...

TAYLORVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Republican Rep. Rodney Davis on Wednesday announced he has tested positive for COVID-19.In a statement, Davis said he has taken his temperature twice......

 2020-08-06 01:28 

ABC News (US)

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Kim directs aid to North Korean town under virus lockdown...

North Korean state media say leader Kim Jong Un directed government agencies to act immediately to stabilize the livelihoods of residents in a city locked down over coronavirus concerns...

 2020-08-06 00:38 

ABC News (US)

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California's growing virus data collection headache...

California has stopped updating a list of counties facing more restrictions on businesses and schools after a technical problem in the state's coronavirus testing database led to an undercount...

 2020-08-06 00:36 

AP

California's growing virus data collection headache...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California has stopped removing or adding to a list of counties facing more restrictions on businesses and schools as it tries to determine the impact from an unresolved......

 2020-08-06 00:17 

AP

Top court rules Brazil must protect Indigenous in pandemic...

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — The Brazilian Supreme Court ordered President Jair Bolsonaro's administration Wednesday to adopt measures to shield Indigenous peoples from the new coronavirus, in a vote......

 2020-08-06 00:11 

AP

President of Venezuelan soccer body Berardinelli dies...

CARACAS (AP) — Venezuela's soccer federation president Jess Berardinelli has died two weeks after he suddenly lost consciousness and presented other health problems in a hospital, the country's......

 2020-08-05 23:29 

ABC News (US)

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San Diego to offer coronavirus tests at US-Mexico border...

San Diego County plans to set up its first testing site for the coronavirus at one of the world's busiest pedestrian border crossings...

 2020-08-05 22:35 

Men's Health News

The 35 Best Black Films on Netflix to Watch Right Now...

Netflix has a stunning collection of films that feature Black actors and directors, and the movies run the gamut from comedies to documentaries to thrillers....

 2020-08-05 22:11 

AP

Inslee: Most schools should go online-only, cancel sports...

SEATTLE (AP) — Gov. Jay Inslee said Wednesday that schools in the majority of Washington's counties should strongly consider online-only learning for students this fall due to COVID-19 and......

 2020-08-05 21:58 

AP

As virus cases rise, governor insists Missouri still OK...

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Coronavirus cases continue to rise in Missouri, but Republican Gov. Mike Parson and the state health department director on Wednesday insisted the state still is managing the......

 2020-08-05 21:42 

AP

One-third of engineer's office out because of virus concerns...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — One-third of the staff of the Douglas County Engineer's office is at home on quarantine after four people who work there tested positive for the coronavirus.Officials......

 2020-08-05 21:41 

AP

Indiana officials maintain it's 'safe' for schools to reopen...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Eric Holcomb and other state officials defended brick-and-mortar school re-openings Wednesday despite mounting reports of students and education staff testing positive for......

 2020-08-05 21:38 

Medical Daily

CBD Oil for Anxiety: A Better Option for Panic Attacks?...

Panic attacks can knock you down for the count. Some people use CBD oil to help manage their anxiety and panic. Is this an option for you?...

 2020-08-05 21:36 

AP

WVU safety Martin to sit out season, cites health issues...

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia safety Kerry Martin is opting out of the upcoming college football season due to health concerns.The sophomore made the announcement Wednesday on......

 2020-08-05 21:29 

Medical Daily

CBD For Pain Relief: How Effective Is It Really?...

CBD, one of the main components of cannabis, has long been touted as a pain reliever. How effective is it?...

 2020-08-05 20:52 

AP

Officials: Popular Tennessee GOP event had virus exposure...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — On the eve of Tennessee's primary election, public health officials announced Wednesday that top Republican political candidates and others may have been recently exposed......

 2020-08-05 20:15 

Men's Health News

An Ultimate Timeline of Zac Efron's Hair...

From 'Summerland' to 'Down to Earth', Zac Efron's hair has had big changes with both his haircuts and color through 2020. Here are the 30 best Zac Efron hair looks of all time to try now....

 2020-08-05 20:09 

ABC News (US)

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Prosecutors: Texas man stole $1.6M in COVID-19 relief money...

Federal prosecutors say a Houston man bilked the government out of $1.6 million in COVID-19 business relief funding and spent some of the money on a Lamborghini, jewelry and trips to strip clubs, among other things...

 2020-08-05 19:37 

USA Today

Selena Gomez on her quarantine cooking show and mental health amid COVID: 'It's not easy for anyone'...

Selena Gomez made a cooking show in quarantine to try to bring a little lightness to the COVID era. She talks how hard it is for everyone to cope....

 2020-08-05 19:26 

ABC News (US)

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Florida tops 500K virus cases as testing resumes after storm...

State officials say Florida has surpassed 500,000 coronavirus cases as testing ramps up following a temporary shutdown of some sites because of Tropical Storm Isaias...

 2020-08-05 19:13 

Medical Daily

Back-to-School in 2020: Making the Right Choice...

Back-to-school time is usually filled with shopping, trying on clothes, and wondering about the year to come. But this year, back-to-school thoughts are overtaken by whether the kids should be going...

 2020-08-05 19:03 

Men's Health News

Amazon's Schwinn Rowing Machine Deal Is Almost Too Good to Be True...

Right now, Amazon is taking $300 off Schwinn's Crewmaster rowing machine, one of our favorite pieces of fitness equipment to upgrade your home gym....

 2020-08-05 18:05 

CBC

Health Canada recalls more than 50 hand sanitizers in evolving list...

Health Canada is recalling more than 50 hand sanitizers that contain ingredients 'not acceptable for use' that may pose health risks....

 2020-08-05 17:49 

Men's Health News

Megan Fox Shares Her First Instagram With Machine Gun Kelly: a Shirtless Towel Selfie...

Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly have made their relationship Instagram official on both their accounts now—and they did so with deeply intense, knife emoji-adorned captions....

 2020-08-05 17:36 

AP

US cruises are off through October after infections overseas...

With new coronavirus clusters sprouting aboard ships overseas, the U.S. cruise industry is extending its suspension of operations through October.The Cruise Lines International Association,......

 2020-08-05 17:32 

ABC News (US)

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Judge unsure if virus requires changes to Wisconsin election...

A federal judge questioned whether it would be right to order an easing of Wisconsin's absentee voting regulations ahead of the November presidential election...

 2020-08-05 17:21 

AP

South Dakota reports 89 COVID-19 cases, one death...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota on Wednesday reported 89 new cases of COVID-19 and one death amid an uptick in the average number of daily new cases over the last two weeks.Over the......

 2020-08-05 17:10 

CDC

CDC Presents Inaugural Award for Advancements in Health Equity to Oregon's Lessie Williams...

CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to help peop...

 2020-08-05 16:47 

AP

North Dakota COVID-19 active cases surge; death toll at 108...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota health officials reported 124 new COVID-19 infections on Wednesday and one additional death.The updated report confirms 108 deaths from complications of......

 2020-08-05 16:40 

AP

Officials: Quarter-plus of Kansas virus cases from clusters...

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Nearly a quarter of Kansas' almost 29,000 coronavirus cases have been linked to cluster sites, according to state health officials.The Kansas Department of Health......

 2020-08-05 16:30 

Men's Health News

A Splash Mountain Log Flume at Disney World Sinks During the Ride...

A video posted on Twitter shows a log at Disney World's Splash Mountain sinking during the ride. Park goers on the log evacuated the it before it went under....

 2020-08-05 16:17 

ABC News (US)

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Virus testing in the US is dropping, even as deaths mount...

U.S. testing for the coronavirus is dropping even as infections remain high and the death toll rises by more than 1,000 a day...

 2020-08-05 16:17 

Men's Health News

Boaters Invaded SpaceX's Splashdown Zone. That's a Terrible Idea....

Private boats swarmed SpaceX's Crew Dragon splashdown area, which is always a bad idea. The boaters put themselves and the astronauts at serious risk....

 2020-08-05 16:00 

Men's Health News

Watch a Trainer Demonstrate a Simple Doorframe Hack to Set Up a Resistance Band Anywhere...

Create a simple resistance band anchor using a sock and a doorframe with this video demonstration from Australian bodybuilder and trainer Eugene Teo....

 2020-08-05 15:42 

Medical Daily

Don't Depend on Coconut Oil for Heart Health; It Increases LDL Cholesterol...

The coconut oil in your pantry may not be as heart healthy as you thought it was. Other plant-based oils may be healthier....

 2020-08-05 15:33 

Men's Health News

This '4-7-8' Breathing Technique Will Help You Fall Asleep Faster. Here's How It Works....

Doctor Jo, a YouTuber and doctor of physical therapy, demonstrates how the '4-7-8' breathing technique can help you fall asleep more quickly....

 2020-08-05 15:27 

AP

Six Nations tournament to resume in October...

PARIS (AP) — Six Nations organizers on Wednesday confirmed the dates for the rescheduled matches to complete the 2020 tournament, which was brought to a halt by the coronavirus......

 2020-08-05 15:10 

Men's Health News

This Doctor Ran 22 Miles While Wearing a Face Mask to Prove They Don't Affect Oxygen Levels...

Tom Lawton, an ICU doctor from the UK, ran 22 miles with a face mask on while wearing a pulse oximeter to disprove the myth that masks affect oxygen levels....

 2020-08-05 15:09 

AP

NYC checkpoint plan announced, unions question school plans...

NEW YORK (AP) — Travelers coming to New York City from 35 states and territories on New York state's COVID-19 quarantine list may be met at bridges and train stations and told to fill out travel......

 2020-08-05 15:07 

ABC News (US)

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Virginia first state to try pandemic app from Apple, Google...

Virginia has rolled out a smartphone app to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus...

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