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Steve May 27, 2022

1/3 Non-hospitalized children in the United States were given “inappropriately prescribed” antibiotics in 2017 that drove up healthcare costs, according to a study released Thursday. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo May 26 (UPI) — Inappropriate antibiotic prescriptions given to non-hospitalized American children in 2017 led to at least $74 million in excess […]

Steve May 27, 2022

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — There’s nothing to indicate the Florida Department of Health told an employee to falsify COVID-19 data and she wasn’t fired out of retaliation, according to a state investigator’s report released this month. Former department employee Rebekah Jones received national attention when she raised questions about the state’s COVID-19 dashboard and claimed she […]

Steve May 27, 2022

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Travelers to Cyprus will no longer be required to show either a valid COVID-19 vaccination or a recovery certificate and won’t need to produce a negative recent COVID-19 test of June 1, the Cypriot government said Friday. The government also decided to abolish a requirement to wear face masks in all indoor […]

Steve May 27, 2022

EV and industrial battery charger company Delta-Q Technologies says it has shipped four million chargers. “With each charger representing the potential to save one metric ton of emissions, this significant milestone equates to four million metric tons of carbon emissions saved since the company’s founding,” says the company. In April, Delta-Q received a $300,000 grant […]

Steve May 27, 2022

Rapper Isaiah Rashad has publicly come out as sexually fluid after a sex tape leak outed him. The emcee revealed his sexual preference during an interview with fellow rapper Joe Budden on Thursday (28 May), where he defined himself as sexually fluid. The sex tape was leaked in February, and showed the 31-year-old engaging in […]

Steve May 27, 2022

The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) has announced that the number of confirmed monkeypox cases in the UK has passed 100. On Friday (27 May), the UKHSA said that a further 16 cases of the virus had been detected in England, bringing the total to 101 since 7 May. On top of this, there are […]

Steve May 27, 2022

By The Visual and Data Journalism TeamsBBC News Covid-19 infections in the UK are at the lowest levels seen since early December, the latest weekly Office for National Statistics figures suggest. Estimated infections have returned to levels last seen before the first Omicron variant, called BA.1, became widespread. It comes alongside a fall in the […]

Steve May 27, 2022

HOUSTON —  Thousands of people gathered at the downtown convention center here for the controversial annual meeting of the National Rifle Assn. just days after a mass shooting 270 miles west in Uvalde, Texas, that killed 21 people, including 19 children. The convention, which started Friday, has become embattled. Former President Trump is still scheduled to […]

Steve May 27, 2022

UVALDE, Texas —  Children inside a Texas elementary school frantically called 911, begging for the police to save them, as a tactical decision by a commander kept 19 officers from storming a classroom in what a law enforcement officials acknowledged on Friday was a mistake in judgment. “Of course, it wasn’t the right decision.” Department of […]

Steve May 27, 2022

Rivian is losing its head of manufacturing engineering at a critical time. The company is trying to sustainably ramp up the production of its R1T electric pickup truck as it reorganizes its leadership. Charly Mwangi has been a longtime automotive engineer. Mwangi rose to the level of senior director of engineering at Tesla during his […]