Wednesday January 26-th, 2022

California resident diagnosed with plague California resident diagnosed with plague

The press release further stated that the infected person is now at home under the care of a medical professional and is recovering. The plague , which is triggered by the bacterium Yersinia pestis , is commonly transmitted to humans via bites ...

Donald Trump Reacts To Michelle Obama’s Speech: Donald Trump Reacts To Michelle Obama’s Speech: "Very Divisive"

Trump would not be here, in the lovely White House, if it weren't for the job done by your husband, Barack Obama", Mr Trump wrote. "I noticed that there are conventions - these are all taped speeches, Michelle Obama , her speech is taped".

Key findings from Senate inquiry into Russian interference in 2016 USA election Key findings from Senate inquiry into Russian interference in 2016 USA election

The report documents the extent to which Russian Federation sought to influence the election - and members of Trump's team welcoming their assistance. While Mueller's was a criminal probe, the Senate investigation was a counterintelligence effort wit...

Temple launches COVID-19 dashboard, reports 2 active student cases Temple launches COVID-19 dashboard, reports 2 active student cases

During the initial round of pre-arrival testing sent home to students, 38 came back positive and are self-isolating at home. The Daily Tar Heel , UNC's student newspaper, tweeted Monday afternoon that in the wake of these cases, the university is su...

My father trusted Trump, then died of COVID: DNC voter My father trusted Trump, then died of COVID: DNC voter

She added that her father died after going to a karaoke bar in Arizona shortly after the state lifted its stay-at-home order in May. The remarks marked one of the most poignant minutes of the night as Democrats kicked off the DNC with a two-hour...

US Postal Service halts controversial changes amid voting furore US Postal Service halts controversial changes amid voting furore

John Katko, R-N.Y., called on the USPS to reverse the changes and for Congress to provide billions to save the agency, noting that his constituents "are more dependent than ever on the USPS to deliver life-saving medications, economic impact paym...

Two dozen coronavirus cases linked to wedding reception, health officials say Two dozen coronavirus cases linked to wedding reception, health officials say

Shah said. Two dozen ME residents tested positive for the coronavirus after a wedding reception in Millinocket - the state's first outbreak linked to a social gathering, officials said Monday. Up to 50 people can gather in a shared space indoor...

Microplastics detected in human organs

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the presence of BPA in human organs is severely risky as the chemical is found to be highly reproductive and developmental in several animal studies. They plan to share the tool online so that ot...

NSW Premier apologises for Ruby Princess COVID-19 fiasco NSW Premier apologises for Ruby Princess COVID-19 fiasco

Andrew Metcalfe, the secretary for the Department of Agriculture, told the Senate Covid-19 committee on Tuesday that protocols had not been followed. Although not all other states had reported on Monday, most have effectively eliminated the virus, ...

Coronavirus: One further death and 41 new cases recorded in Northern Ireland Coronavirus: One further death and 41 new cases recorded in Northern Ireland

The death, which had previously occurred but went unreported in official statistics, brings the toll from the virus in the north to 559. Thirty-nine new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Northern Ireland on Monday amid fresh warnings that localis...

Excessive Heat & Fire Weather Watches this Weekend Excessive Heat & Fire Weather Watches this Weekend

High temperatures in the valley are now projected to be in the103 to 112 degree range through the middle of next week, while foothill and Sierra locations end up in the mid to high 90's, and the Northern Mountains top out in the 90's to triple digits...

Antibodies Drop but May Still Be Enough Antibodies Drop but May Still Be Enough

Marion Pepper, an immunologist from the University of Washington who was the author of one of the studies , according to Fox News . "The response looks perfectly durable". When the T cells were exposed to the coronavirus in a lab, and they cloned t...

Pandemic now driven by 20s, 30s, 40s group, many asymptomatic Pandemic now driven by 20s, 30s, 40s group, many asymptomatic

Takeshi Kasai, the World Health Organisation's ( WHO ) regional director based in Manila, said because numerous young people were asymptomatic or have mild symptoms of COVID-19, they unknowingly pass on the virus to others. Kasai stated that this is ...

Depression in British adults may have doubled during coronavirus pandemic Depression in British adults may have doubled during coronavirus pandemic

The pandemic has already left the United Kingdom with the highest excess mortality rate among major European countries, recent ONS analysis showed. Almost a fifth of British adults likely experienced some form of depression during the coronavirus p...

California resident diagnosed with 'Black Death' plague California resident diagnosed with 'Black Death' plague

Health officials believe the person may have been bitten by an infected flea while walking their dog in the area, according to a press release from the El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency . The disease is deadly, but can be treated w...

236 cases, 2 deaths reported over the weekend 236 cases, 2 deaths reported over the weekend

Only six of the 136 cases recorded across B.C. since Friday were within the Interior Health Region, according to a Interior Health news release. Thurston County has reported 861 cases of COVID-19 since the first was discovered on March 11.

WHO warns people under 50 driving virus spread in Asia-Pacific

The warning comes after police in England reported responding to a surge in unlicensed music events in recent weeks during warm weather , breaching coronavirus regulations on large gatherings. The US accounted for the world's highest number of cas...

Australia: Single family caused Victoria virus crisis

Victoria, the epicentre of Australia's latest COVID-19 outbreak, said it detected 222 cases in the past 24 hours, while the country's most populous state, New South Wales, reported three new infections. "We shouldn't hang everything on a single day's...

Positive Cases of COVID-19 Reported in County Monday Positive Cases of COVID-19 Reported in County Monday

While strip clubs and raves have been spotted as recent events that have led to the spread of COVID-19 in southern B.C., an August long weekend prayer gathering in Deadwood, AB, triggered at least a dozen cases in the north. Anyone with even a slight...

Walgreens, CVS urge early flu shots due to COVID-19 similarities Walgreens, CVS urge early flu shots due to COVID-19 similarities

Walgreens and CVS are rolling out new safety procedures while giving flu shots amid the coronavirus pandemic . The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has ordered an additional 9.3M doses, far beyond its usual purchase of 500K, for...

Ontario adds 99 new COVID-19 cases Ontario adds 99 new COVID-19 cases

On Saturday, another 12 new cases were announced. Of Clark County's 45 deaths, 28 have been men and 17 are women. Mason County reported 10 new cases in the county, bringing the case total to 284 with one death. Timiskaming Health Unit: 19 case...

Aus medical officer ‘insulted’ by criticism of aged care response Aus medical officer ‘insulted’ by criticism of aged care response

Mr Marshall said the restrictions could be hard for some aged care businesses. Numbers pointed to by Mr Rozen in his closing address laid bare the shocking speed with which COVID-19 ripped through aged care homes in Victoria. "Mr Rozen also spoke t...

McConnell says he doesn't share Trump's 'concern' about Postal Service McConnell says he doesn't share Trump's 'concern' about Postal Service

The president has argued mail-in voting would lead to fraud, but Democrats counter there's little evidence of that, and that mail-in voting is needed to keep voters safe during the pandemic. 2 Democrat, Majority Leader Steny Hoyer. The actions includ...

Australia's Victoria reports lowest rise in COVID-19 cases in a month

People in Australia must stay at least 1.5 metres away from others. Victoria is now in lockdown because of a second wave of infections. Metropolitan Melbourne residents are subject to Stage 4 restrictions and must comply with a curfew between the...

BC health officials report 236 new coronavirus cases since Friday

The number of active cases of the virus in B.C. has also increased dramatically since the last update from provincial health officials on Friday, with 114 new active cases bringing the total to 743 active cases by Monday. Gustafson reported two new d...

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