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China on 'high alert' as delta variant of Covid-19 spreads to 5 provinces

China on 'high alert' as delta variant of Covid-19 spreads to 5 provinces

An outbreak of the delta Covid-19 variant that first started in Nanjing has now spread to five Chinese provinces, officials said.

Jul 30, 2021
Congress fails to extend eviction moratorium, despite last-minute effort

Congress fails to extend eviction moratorium, despite last-minute effort

The bill would have extended the eviction freeze until Oct. 18, which is when the public health emergency declaration for COVID-19 is set to expire.

Jul 30, 2021
Justice Dept: Trump tax returns should go to Ways & Means

Justice Dept: Trump tax returns should go to Ways & Means

Biden Justice Department has concluded that seeking Trump’s taxes serves “a legitimate legislative purpose.”

Jul 30, 2021
New Mexico reports 2 new deaths, 331 additional COVID-19 cases

New Mexico reports 2 new deaths, 331 additional COVID-19 cases

The NMDOH reported two additional COVID-19-related death in Friday's report.

Jul 30, 2021
Elon Musk weighs in on Epic Games v. Apple suit

Elon Musk weighs in on Epic Games v. Apple suit

The Tesla and SpaceX CEO called Apple's App Store fees a "de facto global tax on the Internet." His comment comes ahead of a decision in the suit.

Jul 30, 2021
U.S. sues Texas over Abbott order restricting transportation of undocumented immigrants

U.S. sues Texas over Abbott order restricting transportation of undocumented immigrants

DOJ sues Texas over Abbot order restricting transportation of undocumented immigrants

Jul 30, 2021
‘This Isn’t How We’re Supposed to Live’: Residents Flee as Dixie Fire Surges

‘This Isn’t How We’re Supposed to Live’: Residents Flee as Dixie Fire Surges

Thousands have had to leave their homes in what has grown into a grim ritual in wildfire-plagued Northern California. Many are demanding answers from PG&E, the large utility company.

Jul 30, 2021
‘Clifford The Big Red Dog’ Pulled From Paramount Release Schedule Over Delta Concerns; Pic Looking For New Date

‘Clifford The Big Red Dog’ Pulled From Paramount Release Schedule Over Delta Concerns; Pic Looking For New Date

EXCLUSIVE: Paramount Pictures has curbed the planned September 17 release of its CGI/live-action feature Clifford the Big Red Dog over concerns of the delta ...

Jul 31, 2021
Simone Biles Withdraws From 2 More Tokyo Olympics Events, Will Be Replaced By Kayla Skinner On Vault

Simone Biles Withdraws From 2 More Tokyo Olympics Events, Will Be Replaced By Kayla Skinner On Vault

The world’s greatest gymnast, Simone Biles, has bowed out of scheduled Olympic events for the third time this week. On Tuesday, she removed herself from women’s team competition. On Thursday, Biles said she would not participate in the individual all-around f…

Jul 31, 2021
US Navy says drone strike hit oil tanker off Oman, killing 2

US Navy says drone strike hit oil tanker off Oman, killing 2

U.S. Navy explosive experts believe a “drone strike” targeted an oil tanker that came under attack off the coast of Oman in the Arabian Sea, killing two on...

Jul 31, 2021

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Sports

Rory McIlroy Reveals Why He Won't Wear A Hat At The Tokyo Olympics

Rory McIlroy Reveals Why He Won't Wear A Hat At The Tokyo Olympics

No cap.

Jul 30, 2021
Ayo Dosunmu or Sharife Cooper? Coby White Update, More Ball Suitors, and Other Bulls Bullets - bleachernation.com

Ayo Dosunmu or Sharife Cooper? Coby White Update, More Ball Suitors, and Other Bulls Bullets - bleachernation.com

Cooper would have been the higher upside swing, but he dropped all the way to 48.

Jul 30, 2021
USA v. Qatar; 2021 Gold Cup: What we Learned

USA v. Qatar; 2021 Gold Cup: What we Learned

The USMNT took on Qatar in a testy Gold Cup semi-final and walked away with a 1-0 win. Here’s what we learned.

Jul 30, 2021
Bellator 263 video: Patricio Freire, A.J. McKee composed in intense final faceoff

Bellator 263 video: Patricio Freire, A.J. McKee composed in intense final faceoff

All that’s left for Patricio Freire and A.J. McKee is the fighting.

Jul 30, 2021
Cards add veteran arms Lester, Happ

Cards add veteran arms Lester, Happ

ST. LOUIS -- The Cardinals have laid claim since their rotation was bitten by injuries that they needed some way to fill innings. After two trades Friday, they got their innings. The club added a pair of low-risk, veteran left-handed starters just ahead of th…

Jul 30, 2021
Kent Hrbek disappointed to discover the Twins traded for John Gant; had been practicing “sweet wrasslin’ take…

Kent Hrbek disappointed to discover the Twins traded for John Gant; had been practicing “sweet wrasslin’ take…

Twins legend Kent Hrbek has one signature moment in the major leagues. You know the one. After his retirement a few years later, Herbie has stayed involved with the Twins organization. And he was...

Jul 30, 2021
Should Los Angeles Lakers worry Phoenix Suns after trading for Russell Westbrook?

Should Los Angeles Lakers worry Phoenix Suns after trading for Russell Westbrook?

The Lakers made a major draft-day move in trading three players and a first-round pick to the Wizards for Russell Westbrook. Should Suns be worried?

Jul 30, 2021
Zach Wilson has humbling Day 1 with the Jets

Zach Wilson has humbling Day 1 with the Jets

On the first day of the rest of Wilson’s life, there were mostly moments when you were forced to temper expectations that his Jets career will rocket into space as effortlessly and sensationally as…

Jul 30, 2021
Fantasy Baseball Trade Deadline Tracker: Cubs finish sell-off with Kris Bryant, Javier Baez

Fantasy Baseball Trade Deadline Tracker: Cubs finish sell-off with Kris Bryant, Javier Baez

Breaking down the big deadline deals for Fantasy Baseball purposes

Jul 31, 2021
Cardinals “like” having Kyler Murray’s input in personnel decisions

Cardinals “like” having Kyler Murray’s input in personnel decisions

Tom Brady had to change teams before he had any say in personnel decisions; it took Aaron Rodgers 17 seasons and an offseason power play before he got the Packers reluctantly to trade for a receiver of his choice; and Russell Wilson has made clear his desire …

Jul 31, 2021

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Business

Bill Gates' Terra Power is looking to build a small nuclear reactor in Wyoming

Bill Gates' Terra Power is looking to build a small nuclear reactor in Wyoming

"We took a hiatus from nuclear development quite a long time ago."

Jul 29, 2021
Volocopter 2X Is the First eVTOL to Perform a Manned Flight in the U.S. - autoevolution

Volocopter 2X Is the First eVTOL to Perform a Manned Flight in the U.S. - autoevolution

German startup Volocopter already boasts of being the only UAM company to focus on a variety of services, from hauling goods to carrying people over short or longer distances. As of this week, it is also the first eVTOL to take a public manned flight in the U…

Jul 30, 2021
Fed wraps monetary policy meeting, keeping interest rates unchanged amid signs of strengthening economy

Fed wraps monetary policy meeting, keeping interest rates unchanged amid signs of strengthening economy

The Federal Reserve wrapped up its July monetary policy meeting Wednesday with the announcement that it will keep the federal funds rate at its targeted 0% to 0.25% range.

Jul 30, 2021
Services buoy U.S. consumer spending; inflation pushes higher

Services buoy U.S. consumer spending; inflation pushes higher

U.S. consumer spending surged in June as vaccinations against COVID-19 boosted demand for travel-related services, but part of the increase reflected higher prices, with annual inflation accelerating further above the Federal Reserve's 2% target.

Jul 30, 2021
8 types of dog food recalled because of mold toxins that can make pets sick - mlive.com

8 types of dog food recalled because of mold toxins that can make pets sick - mlive.com

Aflatoxin is a byproduct that can be harmful to dogs.

Jul 30, 2021
In one-two punch to Trump, Justice Dept OK's release of taxes, memo

In one-two punch to Trump, Justice Dept OK's release of taxes, memo

Former President Donald Trump suffered twin setbacks on Friday when the Justice Department cleared the way to release his tax records and disclosed a memo showing he had urged top officials last year to falsely claim his election defeat was "corrupt."

Jul 30, 2021
Melinda French Gates and MacKenzie Scott team up for $40M donation

Melinda French Gates and MacKenzie Scott team up for $40M donation

The ex and soon-to-be ex of two of the richest men in the world are teaming up to give away $40 million to four organizations that promote gender equality.

Jul 30, 2021
Bay Area mask mandates could come 'as early as next week'

Bay Area mask mandates could come 'as early as next week'

Indoor masks are currently recommended for everyone in the Bay Area, but they are not...

Jul 30, 2021
FDA vows 'all hands on deck' effort to get Pfizer coronavirus vaccine full approval as quickly as possible

FDA vows 'all hands on deck' effort to get Pfizer coronavirus vaccine full approval as quickly as possible

Some agency officials have suggested it could be a matter of weeks, not months, when a coronavirus vaccine receives full approval.

Jul 30, 2021
Yum Brands tops earnings estimates as sales rebound at Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut

Yum Brands tops earnings estimates as sales rebound at Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut

Shares of Yum Brands rose more than 5% after the company reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings and revenue on Thursday.

Jul 29, 2021

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Health

More Michigan hospitals adopt employee COVID vaccine mandates - mlive.com

More Michigan hospitals adopt employee COVID vaccine mandates - mlive.com

Beaumont, Spectrum and Ascension health systems followed suit Wednesday, July 28.

Jul 29, 2021
People are dressing in disguise for COVID-19 vaccines, Missouri doctor says

People are dressing in disguise for COVID-19 vaccines, Missouri doctor says

In Missouri, people are dressing in disguise and getting vaccinated in secret, one doctor says. They do so to avoid backlash from family and friends.

Jul 29, 2021
Kokua Line: Why should ‘elective’ procedures be delayed to make room for unvaccinated COVID-19 patients?

Kokua Line: Why should ‘elective’ procedures be delayed to make room for unvaccinated COVID-19 patients?

Question: I understand why insurance covers people with COVID-19 even if they chose not to get vaccinated; we don’t deny care to car-crash victims who weren’t wearing their seat belts, or diabetics who eat ice cream all day. What I don’t understand is why hos…

Jul 30, 2021
Wake County to announce updated mask guidelines

Wake County to announce updated mask guidelines

The requirement applies to employees and visitors to all public buildings and facilities like government offices, libraries and courts. It takes effect on Monday.

Jul 30, 2021
COVID-19 in MN: CDC recommends indoor masking for many Minnesota counties

COVID-19 in MN: CDC recommends indoor masking for many Minnesota counties

Minnesota’s COVID-19 picture looked extremely bright on July 1. Now, with the month ending Saturday, things are a little cloudy. Cases and hospitalizations continue to rise at a steady pace heading into August.

Jul 30, 2021
Fairfield, Windham & Tolland Counties All Reach CDC Threshold for Indoor Masking

Fairfield, Windham & Tolland Counties All Reach CDC Threshold for Indoor Masking

Fairfield, Windham and Tolland counties have all reached the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommended threshold for universal indoor…

Jul 30, 2021
Michigan health experts concerned about growth of COVID delta variant

Michigan health experts concerned about growth of COVID delta variant

"There will be a variant that will be more transmissible in children,” Dr. Fuller said. “I’m not saying that will happen, but I’m saying the nature is that that could happen."

Jul 30, 2021
Austin health officials warn there are 16 staffed ICU beds left for 2.3 million residents as COVID cases surge

Austin health officials warn there are 16 staffed ICU beds left for 2.3 million residents as COVID cases surge

Austin's public health department said the region is experiencing the lowest staffed ICU bed capacity since the beginning of the pandemic.

Jul 31, 2021
Amid surge in cases, state reports high COVID infections in certain areas of Oahu, Big Island

Amid surge in cases, state reports high COVID infections in certain areas of Oahu, Big Island

Over the past 14 days, more than 100 cases were reported in areas of Hawaii Island and in west, central and windward Oahu.

Jul 31, 2021
Missouri doctor: People getting vaccine in disguise to avoid judgment

Missouri doctor: People getting vaccine in disguise to avoid judgment

Dr. Priscilla Frase said people are concerned how their loved ones will react if they find out they got the vaccine.

Jul 30, 2021

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Technology

Valheim's Hearth & Home Content Still On Track For Q3 2021 Release

Valheim's Hearth & Home Content Still On Track For Q3 2021 Release

Developer Iron Gate's hoard mode add-on for Valheim will arrive later this year.

Jul 30, 2021
Western Digital Reveals PS5-Compatible SSD Expansion Drives Following PS5 System Software Beta

Western Digital Reveals PS5-Compatible SSD Expansion Drives Following PS5 System Software Beta

Western Digital revealed that its line of WD_BLACK SN850 NVMe SSD expansion drives are PS5-compatible based on the listed specs. Testing is currently underway.

Jul 30, 2021
Expect Halo Infinite's Beta To Have Hiccups -- Known Issues So Far

Expect Halo Infinite's Beta To Have Hiccups -- Known Issues So Far

343 Industries is not positioning this test as the launch of a full game, so don't expect an entirely smooth ride.

Jul 31, 2021
Middle-aged Fortnite streamer arrested after allegedly raping two child actors

Middle-aged Fortnite streamer arrested after allegedly raping two child actors

A Brazilian video game streamer was arrested Tuesday after he ostensibly raped two child actors.

Jul 29, 2021
Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Rumor Roundup: Everything we know about the upcoming Wear OS Watch!

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Rumor Roundup: Everything we know about the upcoming Wear OS Watch!

Samsung might launch the Galaxy Watch 4 alongside the Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3. Here's everything we know about the watch so far.

Jul 30, 2021
Valve Explains How The Failure of Steam Machines Helped Build The Steam Deck

Valve Explains How The Failure of Steam Machines Helped Build The Steam Deck

Valve talks about how the Steam Deck was improved by the successes and failures of all its past projects.

Jul 30, 2021
Valheim Devs detail new Hearth and Home update, prepare to hoard your treasure like a dragon

Valheim Devs detail new Hearth and Home update, prepare to hoard your treasure like a dragon

Home is where the hearth is. The Valheim devs are keeping the fires of hype stoked with information about their upcoming update.

Jul 30, 2021
GTA Online Makes Surprise Changes With Secret Update

GTA Online Makes Surprise Changes With Secret Update

Rockstar Games has released a new and secret GTA Online update, however, like most background updates, it doesn't do much. What it does do is makes changes and improvements to the game. With the update being a background update, it doesn't require a download.…

Jul 30, 2021
GPU Maker, 3dfx Interactive Teases A Comeback After 20 Years, Major Announcement Expected Next Week

GPU Maker, 3dfx Interactive Teases A Comeback After 20 Years, Major Announcement Expected Next Week

It looks like 3dfx Interactive, one of the iconic GPU makers, is making a comeback after 20 years. A new Twitter account which is supposedly run by the company has tweeted out that the company is making a return and going to make a major announcement next wee…

Jul 30, 2021
Google Fi Purportedly Isn’t Letting Subscribers Call Poison Control for Some Weird Reason

Google Fi Purportedly Isn’t Letting Subscribers Call Poison Control for Some Weird Reason

Users have reportedly complained about this for months. Google says it's investigating the issue.

Jul 31, 2021

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Science

Global Warming Will Kill 83 Million People by 2100: New Study

Global Warming Will Kill 83 Million People by 2100: New Study

A new study puts a cost on the mortality caused by climate change, which could lead to an increase in the price of carbon pollution

Jul 29, 2021
Boeing’s Crucial Spacecraft Mission Delayed After Accident On Space Station

Boeing’s Crucial Spacecraft Mission Delayed After Accident On Space Station

The Boeing Company's crucial launch for its Starliner spacecraft originally set to take place tomorrow has been delayed due to an accident on board the International Space Station (ISS) earlier today confirmed the National Aeronautics and Space Administration…

Jul 29, 2021
‘Everyone was euphoric’: Russia’s space boss blames Nauka lab incident that sparked INTERSTELLAR references on ‘human factor’

‘Everyone was euphoric’: Russia’s space boss blames Nauka lab incident that sparked INTERSTELLAR references on ‘human factor’

The ground control team may have got too celebratory after the successful docking of the Nauka module at the ISS, the head of Roscosmos said, blaming human error for the accidental activation of thrusters that tilted the station.

Jul 30, 2021
Watch NASA's Mars helicopter Ingenuity explore intriguing Raised Ridges in new video

Watch NASA's Mars helicopter Ingenuity explore intriguing Raised Ridges in new video

A new video released by NASA shows the view from the Ingenuity Mars helicopter during its most complex flight to date, which took it over an intriguing area known as Raised Ridges.

Jul 30, 2021
Space Station Tilted After New Russian Module Fires Thrusters

Space Station Tilted After New Russian Module Fires Thrusters

The Nauka module met up with the orbiting outpost on Thursday morning, and later unexpectedly fired its thrusters.

Jul 29, 2021
Russia's Nauka module briefly tilts space station with unplanned thruster fire

Russia's Nauka module briefly tilts space station with unplanned thruster fire

Nauka continues to provide lots of drama in orbit.

Jul 29, 2021
Apollo astronauts went through customs after returning from Moon, form goes viral

Apollo astronauts went through customs after returning from Moon, form goes viral

In his post, Buzz Aldrin shared a picture of the custom form along with a caption that read, "Imagine spending 8 days in space, including nearly 22 hours on the Moon and returning home to Earth only to have to go through customs! #Apollo11"

Jul 29, 2021
'Weird' fossil from 890 million years ago could be evidence of earliest animal life

'Weird' fossil from 890 million years ago could be evidence of earliest animal life

If confirmed, the finding would push back our earliest evidence of animal life by about 350 million years.

Jul 29, 2021
Elon Musk shows off wild plumbing for 29-engine Super Heavy booster (photo)

Elon Musk shows off wild plumbing for 29-engine Super Heavy booster (photo)

There are a lot of tubes and wires.

Jul 30, 2021
Fauci, top scientist called to brief House committees; phone call questioned

Fauci, top scientist called to brief House committees; phone call questioned

A top scientist emailed Dr. Anthony Fauci during the early days of the COVID-19 outbreak that the virus seemed like it may have been engineered.

Jul 30, 2021

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Entertaiment

Raj Kundra pornography case: Shilpa Shetty moves Bombay High Court against defamatory media reports; seeks damages worth Rs. 25 crore

Raj Kundra pornography case: Shilpa Shetty moves Bombay High Court against defamatory media reports; seeks damages worth Rs. 25 crore

Raj Kundra pornography case: Shilpa Shetty moves Bombay High Court against defamatory media reports; seeks damages worth Rs. 25 crore. Bollywood News: Latest Bollywood News, Bollywood News Today, Bollywood Celebrity News, Breaking News, Celeb News, Celebritie…

Jul 29, 2021
David Dastmalchian Does Not Know If He Returns for Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania

David Dastmalchian Does Not Know If He Returns for Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania

David Dastmalchian is an actor who is known for many comic book roles. He appeared in The Dark Knight back in 2008 and has played Abra Kadabra on The Flash, and he will soon be known best as Polka-Dot Man in The Suicide Squad. However, before Dastmalchian joi…

Jul 29, 2021
Nicholas Hoult Joins Anya Taylor-Joy in Searchlight Dark Comedy ‘The Menu’ (Exclusive)

Nicholas Hoult Joins Anya Taylor-Joy in Searchlight Dark Comedy ‘The Menu’ (Exclusive)

Nicholas Hoult is in final talks to star opposite Anya Taylor-Joy in the dark comedy-thriller The Menu. Searchlight Pictures is behind the feature, which will reunite multiple members of the team behind the HBO series Succession. Hoult would also join previou…

Jul 29, 2021
Atlanta news anchor Jovita Moore diagnosed with brain cancer

Atlanta news anchor Jovita Moore diagnosed with brain cancer

Atlanta news anchor Jovita Moore revealed she has been diagnosed with glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer.

Jul 30, 2021
Jewel Thief Escapes Arrest After Accidental Distraction From Jean-Claude Van Damme

Jewel Thief Escapes Arrest After Accidental Distraction From Jean-Claude Van Damme

Today has been a day filled with shocking news ranging from Scarlett Johansson suing Disney over Black Widow's release to the reveal that Waterworld, a movie that was notoriously panned by critics, is getting a television series. If you thought those stories …

Jul 30, 2021
Domino's Pizza 'Assessing Advertising Presence' On AEW Dynamite Following No Rules Match

Domino's Pizza 'Assessing Advertising Presence' On AEW Dynamite Following No Rules Match

Domino's Pizza have said they are 'assessing our advertising presence' on AEW programming after a pizza cutter was used as a weapon during the No Rules match between Chris Jericho and Nick Gage on Wednesday.  A violent encounter between Jericho and …

Jul 30, 2021
The Last Days of Sublime and the Birth of Their Self-Titled Masterpiece

The Last Days of Sublime and the Birth of Their Self-Titled Masterpiece

How a sprawling magnum opus of sunburned ska, punk, reggae, and stoner anthems turned three kids from Southern California and a Dalmatian into legends

Jul 30, 2021
‘Aquaman 2’ Producer Explains Why Fan Campaign to Fire Amber Heard Was Rejected

‘Aquaman 2’ Producer Explains Why Fan Campaign to Fire Amber Heard Was Rejected

Aquaman producer Peter Safran explained why online efforts to get Amber Heard removed from the superhero sequel were dismissed by the film’s creative team. Heard plays aquatic warrior Mera in the franchise and has been the target of an intense lobbying campai…

Jul 30, 2021
Europe has caught up to the U.S. on coronavirus vaccinations — and is deploying near-mandates to get further

Europe has caught up to the U.S. on coronavirus vaccinations — and is deploying near-mandates to get further

Italy and other major European countries are requiring health passports in everyday life.

Jul 30, 2021
Universal Studios and SeaWorld aren't following Disney in bringing back mask requirements

Universal Studios and SeaWorld aren't following Disney in bringing back mask requirements

Disney is once again requiring visitors to wear masks indoors at Disneyland and Walt Disney World as the delta variant spreads.

Jul 30, 2021

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