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Steve May 14, 2021

Thanks to an efficient vaccine rollout program, Britain is finally saying goodbye to months of tough lockdown restrictions By SYLVIA HUI Associated Press May 14, 2021, 6:31 AM • 6 min read LONDON — When London’s Science Museum reopens next week, it will have some new artifacts: empty vaccine vials, testing kits and other items […]

Steve May 14, 2021

Singapore has further tightened social-distancing restrictions, banning dining in at restaurants and limiting public gatherings to two people as it seeks to control a growing number of untraceable coronavirus infections in the city By The Associated Press May 14, 2021, 6:27 AM • 8 min read SINGAPORE — Singapore has further tightened social-distancing restrictions, banning […]

Steve May 13, 2021

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, championed the recent decision by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to relax mask mandates for fully vaccinated Americans, saying the situation in the U.S. had changed amid a vaccination blitz and plummeting numbers of COVID-19 infections. “The data that’s accumulated now is that clearly […]

Steve May 13, 2021

Two workers were trapped Thursday night in an Oklahoma dam after an explosion, a dam agency official said. The blast just before 6 p.m. at Kerr Dam near Salina did not compromise the structure, said Justin Alberty, spokesman for the Grand River Dam Authority. The contractors were about 80 feet down from the top of […]

Steve May 13, 2021

From: Featured Documentaries Food is vital for life and farming is big business, but when corporations sway policy and chemicals drive production, what price do people and the planet pay? Related We travel to Kenya and South Korea to look at two initiatives redressing some imbalances in our global food system. Author Mark Bittman tells […]

Steve May 13, 2021

Most of us consider an ‘upgradeable laptop’ to mean one that lets you add a stick of RAM or offer room for an extra SSD — but hardware startup Framework wants to reboot our expectations of technology entirely. Framework Laptop Specs Display: 13.5-inch IPS (2256×1504) CPU: Intel Core i5-1135G7;Intel Core i7-1165G7;Intel Core i7-1185G7 Memory: 8 […]

Steve May 13, 2021

By Michael BuchananSocial affairs correspondent, BBC News image copyrightFamily photoimage captionHayden Nguyen was born in 2016 The parents of a baby who died after medical errors are to push for a new inquest into his death, after they say a “cruel” inquest denied them justice. Hayden Nguyen died in 2016 after medics failed to treat […]

Steve May 13, 2021

Marc Lamont Hill talks about the backlash that singer Rihanna faced after her Instagram post condemning the violence between Israel and Palestine. He says that he doesn’t think Rihanna intended to cause harm, but he likens her comments as an “All Lives Matter” post. “I think she’s making a sincere effort, but sometimes a sincere […]

Steve May 13, 2021

Washington State’s 2030 gas car ban is no more, due to a partial veto by Washington Governor Jay Inslee. He had been expected to sign the bill this morning, but vetoed the 100% EV plan stating that “achieving a goal of 100% electric vehicles is too important to tie to the implementation of a separate […]