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 2021-05-09 04:12 

AP

Supply chain issues bring loss in food donations to MANNA...

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — As the COVID-19 pandemic bore down, MANNA FoodBank CEO Hannah Randall saw firsthand a sharp rise in food insecurity, and it hasn't relented.The nonprofit and its partner agen......

 2021-05-09 04:12 

AP

South Carolina school 'lunch heroes' work for the smiles...

SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — Much has been made about K-12 classroom changes during the pandemic, but what about the changes and "new normal" for school food-service workers?Given Friday, May 7, was nationa......

 2021-05-09 02:10 

ABC News (US)

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As India surges, Bangladesh lacks jabs, faces virus variants...

India's surge in coronavirus cases is having a dangerous effect on neighboring Bangladesh...

 2021-05-09 00:37 

ABC News (US)

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Regulator shares discredited conspiracy theories about COVID...

An elected Arizona utility regulator has shared discredited conspiracy theories while trying to persuade energy and power providers not to require their employees to receive a COVID-19 vaccine...

 2021-05-08 21:09 

AP

New plan keeps Kansas governor in decisions on COVID funds...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Republican-controlled Kansas Legislature backed off its effort to remove Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly from final decisions on how federal coronavirus relief funds are spent.B......

 2021-05-08 20:38 

AP

Arizona reports 939 additional COVID cases, 16 more deaths...

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona on Saturday reported 939 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and 16 more deaths.The state's pandemic totals increased to 868,382 cases and 17,407 deaths, according to the sta......

 2021-05-08 18:39 

AP

Cuomo probe looks at vaccine czar's calls to county leaders...

NEW YORK (AP) — Investigators looking into sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo interviewed county officials about his "vaccine czar" calling them to assess their suppor......

 2021-05-08 18:37 

AP

Boston's iconic Swan Boats return after a year off...

BOSTON (AP) — Boston's famous Swan Boats are again offering rides after being sidelined last year because of the pandemic.Acting Mayor Kim Janey took her family on one of the foot-powered boats Sat......

 2021-05-08 18:37 

AP

Clark Atlanta graduation ceremonies feature Abrams, Sellers...

ATLANTA (AP) — Clark Atlanta University is set to hold a unique dual commencement ceremony honoring the classes of 2020 and 2021 and they are bringing out some heavy-hitting commencement speakers. ......

 2021-05-08 18:27 

ABC News (US)

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Cuomo probe looks at vaccine czar's calls to county leaders...

Investigators looking into sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo interviewed county officials about his "vaccine czar" calling them to assess their support for the embattled governor...

 2021-05-08 17:38 

AP

Vernon town meeting to be hosted outdoors amid pandemic...

VERNON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont town of Vernon is planning to hold its annual town meeting outdoors this year.Earlier this year the Vernon select board moved the community's town meeting, which is u......

 2021-05-08 17:38 

AP

Graduations are being held virtually for UMaine System...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — University of Maine System seniors are getting their degrees during virtual ceremonies amid the pandemic.The University of Southern Maine and Universities of Maine at Augusta......

 2021-05-08 17:37 

AP

Officials expect summer tourism rebound in New Hampshire...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire officials expect spending on summer tourism to rebound to near 2019 levels.The state Division of Travel and Tourism Development is predicting there will be nearly......

 2021-05-08 17:09 

AP

NYC candidate avoids jail for sparking riot over virus rules...

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City political candidate who led protests against coronavirus restrictions in Brooklyn last fall will avoid jail time after pleading guilty Friday to a charge of inciting......

 2021-05-08 16:38 

AP

Merkel hopeful on Europe summer travel even without vaccine...

BERLIN (AP) — Europeans can look forward to traveling this summer, if coronavirus cases keep declining further on the continent, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday.While the European Uni......

 2021-05-08 16:18 

ABC News (US)

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Merkel hopeful on Europe summer travel even without vaccine...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Europeans can look forward to traveling this summer if coronavirus cases keep declining on the continent...

 2021-05-08 16:08 

AP

Harvick looks to jumpstart winless year again at Darlington...

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Kevin Harvick is hoping his winless start to the season will end at Darlington Raceway — just like last year. Harvick hadn't taken the checkered flag in 2020 until winning a......

 2021-05-08 16:02 

Men's Health News

These 4 Tips Will Help 'Hardgainers' Build Muscle—Without Getting Fat...

YouTuber and bodybuilding coach Eugene Teo breaks down how to overcome a muscle-building plateau and get gains in a new video on his channel....

 2021-05-08 15:37 

AP

Michigan universities pull together fall vaccine policies...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Three of Michigan's 15 public universities have announced COVID-19 vaccine mandates, while others are evaluating plans or implementing other strategies to increase immunizatio......

 2021-05-08 15:37 

AP

Michigan DNR: Mute swan deaths not due to poisoning...

WATERFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — State officials have eliminated poisoning as the cause of death of some mute swans at a small suburban Detroit lake and put the blame on a disease caused by a paras......

 2021-05-08 15:34 

Men's Health News

Will Smith Just Posted a Photo From His First Day Back in the Gym...

Will Smith just posted a photo from the first workout in his planned body transformation on Instagram, as he prepares to get shredded for his next film role....

 2021-05-08 15:08 

AP

Swell of hikers, bikers leads to surge of support for trails...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — David Estes found something he needed at Galisteo Basin Preserve after a move to Santa Fe in the winter, when the coronavirus pandemic was near its peak and the stresses of li......

 2021-05-08 14:42 

Men's Health News

Watch a Doctor Explain Zion Williamson's Fractured Ring Finger...

YouTuber and physical medicine expert Dr. Brian Sutterer provides his professional opinion on basketball star Zion Williamson's injured finger in a new video....

 2021-05-08 14:38 

AP

Pierogi Fest returning to Indiana after 2020 cancellation...

WHITING, Ind. (AP) — A northwestern Indiana city is bringing back its annual Pierogi Fest, a year after the festival built around the popular Polish delicacy was canceled because of the coronavirus......

 2021-05-08 14:38 

AP

'Project prom' helps Cheyenne students save money on dresses...

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Marie Town didn't quite know what to expect when she arrived at Jean Richardson's house.Town, a senior at East High School in Cheyenne, was looking for a prom dress to wear to......

 2021-05-08 14:14 

Men's Health News

Here's What Sebastian Stan and Lily James Look Like Playing Tommy Lee and Pamela Anderson...

New photos from the Hulu series 'Pam and Tommy' show actors Sebastian Stan and Lily James in character as rock star Tommy Lee and actress Pamela Anderson....

 2021-05-08 14:08 

AP

Tragedies pile up with drug overdoses surging amid pandemic...

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — It was a Tuesday afternoon, two months into the pandemic, when Theresa Guerrero got the call from her brother-in-law: Her son, Jacob, had been found unresponsive.She was standi......

 2021-05-08 13:53 

Men's Health News

Men With Larger Noses Have Bigger Penises, According to New Study...

Your beak may be giving away more than you think...

 2021-05-08 13:45 

Men's Health News

Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard on Course to Become the First Trans Athlete to Compete at the Olympics...

New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard could become the first transgender athlete to compete at the Olympics after qualification rules were changed because of Covid-19...

 2021-05-08 13:41 

ABC News (US)

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As US reopens, campuses tighten restrictions for virus...

Mask and distancing restrictions may be relaxing across much of the country, but it's been another tough semester on many college campuses, where COVID-19 spikes have meant even tougher measures...

 2021-05-08 13:38 

ABC News (US)

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States scale back vaccine orders as interest in shots wanes...

States across the country are dramatically scaling back their COVID-19 vaccine orders as interest in the shots wanes, putting the goal of herd immunity further out of reach...

 2021-05-08 13:30 

Men's Health News

Watch Hafthor Bjrnsson Deadlift Twice His Bodyweight With Larry Wheels...

The ex-competitive strongman and soon-to-be-pro boxer linked up with Larry Wheels for a heavy-duty barbell session...

 2021-05-08 13:26 

CBC

Federal government to help employers get rapid COVID-19 tests through new portal...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced an expanded program for small and medium-sized businesses to get free rapid COVID-19 tests for their employees....

 2021-05-08 13:25 

USA Today

Vaccine-themed concert marks surreal pandemic moment; NYC still storing bodies in refrigerated trucks: Latest COVID-19 updates...

A star-studded vaccine-themed concert and fundraiser is set to air Saturday night; the U.S. pace of vaccinations is slowing. Latest COVID-19 news....

 2021-05-08 12:08 

AP

As India surges, Bangladesh lacks jabs, faces virus variants...

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — India's surge in coronavirus cases is having a dangerous effect on neighboring Bangladesh. Health experts warn of imminent vaccine shortages just as the country should be s......

 2021-05-08 11:41 

ABC News (US)

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The Latest: Pakistanis shop ahead of weeklong lockdown...

Pakistan has reported 120 deaths and 4105 new cases of COVID-19 in a single day ahead of a planned closure of all business and transport for a week...

 2021-05-08 11:08 

AP

Scotland's pro-independence government close to a majority...

LONDON (AP) — Counting resumed Saturday in Scotland's parliamentary election with the governing Scottish National Party very close to securing a majority that would see it make a push for another i......

 2021-05-08 10:21 

ABC News (US)

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EU agrees potential 1.8 billion-dose purchase of Pfizer jab...

The European Union has cemented its support for Pfizer-BioNTech and its novel COVID-19 vaccine technology by agreeing to a massive contract extension for a potential 1.8 billion doses through 2023...

 2021-05-08 10:06 

AP

EU seals deal with Pfizer-BioNTech for potential 1.8 billion COVID-19 doses in its biggest vaccine contract so far....

BRUSSELS (AP) — EU seals deal with Pfizer-BioNTech for potential 1.8 billion COVID-19 doses in its biggest vaccine contract so far....

 2021-05-08 10:05 

ABC News (US)

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EU seals deal with Pfizer-BioNTech for potential 1.8 billion COVID-19 doses in its biggest vaccine contract so far....

EU seals deal with Pfizer-BioNTech for potential 1.8 billion COVID-19 doses in its biggest vaccine contract so far....

 2021-05-08 10:00 

USA Today

COVID-19 fear, anxiety continues to hold back fully vaccinated Americans. Where does it come from and how can we overcome it?...

After more than a year of living in fear of COVID-19, some fully vaccinated individuals are hesitant to leave their homes and let their guard down....

 2021-05-08 09:58 

ABC News (US)

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EU says US stand on patent virus waiver is no 'magic bullet'...

European Union leaders have cranked up their criticism of the U.S. call to waive COVID-19 vaccine patents, arguing the move would bring no short or midterm relief...

 2021-05-08 09:07 

AP

Kansas plan could give $500M in COVID relief to businesses...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republicans pushed a plan through the Kansas Legislature early Saturday that could provide roughly $500 million to small businesses to offset losses tied to state and local rest......

 2021-05-08 08:05 

AP

AP PHOTOS: Spain takes vaccines to the rural homebound...

SA POBLA, Spain (AP) — While thousands flock daily to health clinics and ad-hoc vaccination points across Spain, health workers also fan out across the country to take shots to some of those who ar......

 2021-05-08 08:05 

ABC News (US)

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AP PHOTOS: Spain takes vaccines to the rural homebound...

While thousands flock daily to health clinics and ad-hoc vaccination points across Spain, health workers also fan out across the country to take shots to some of those who are the most vulnerable to the coronavirus.Over a million Spaniards are considered ...

 2021-05-08 08:00 

CBC

4th wave of COVID-19 likely if Canada reopens too fast — and seasonal return may be inevitable...

While Canada is still beating back its third wave of surging coronavirus cases, experts warn a fourth wave could strike at any time if restrictions are lifted too quickly. There's hope more vaccinations and careful reopening could prevent that, but se...

 2021-05-08 07:37 

AP

Hemingway Look-Alike Contest returns to Florida Keys...

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — After skipping a year because of the coronavirus pandemic, the annual Hemingway Look-Alike Contest is set to return to the Florida Keys this summer.The 40th contest is schedul......

 2021-05-08 07:06 

AP

Dementia wards in Pennsylvania hard-hit during the pandemic...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — In the weeks before she died of COVID-19 in the dementia unit of a suburban Philadelphia personal care home, Barbara Demech often lamented about the Alzheimer's disease that began......

 2021-05-08 07:06 

AP

'Love, welcome and respect': He advocates for LGBTQ faithful...

Inside Allentown's Cathedral of St. Catharine of Siena, with its tall stained-glass windows and sanctuary suffused with a soft golden glow, the man in the black shirt and slacks could be mistaken f......

 2021-05-08 06:06 

AP

India's surge hits southern states, prompts more lockdowns...

BENGALURU, India (AP) — Two southern states in India became the latest to declare lockdowns, as coronavirus cases surge at breakneck speed across the country and pressure mounts on Prime Minister N......

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