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 2021-11-29 06:50 

AP

New variant not stopping New Zealand's reopening plans...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The emergence of the omicron variant hasn't changed New Zealand's plans to ease restrictions in Auckland and move the nation into a new, more open phase of its pandem......

 2021-11-29 06:45 

AP

Joyful reunions as Malaysia-Singapore land border reopens...

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysians working in Singapore held joyful reunions with their loved ones after returning to their homeland on Monday following the partial reopening of a land border ......

 2021-11-29 05:54 

AP

Australia reports 3rd case of omicron COVID-19 variant...

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian authorities announced on Monday a third case of the omicron COVID-19 variant as government leaders reconsidered plans to relax border restrictions this week.A ......

 2021-11-29 05:51 

ABC News (US)

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New variant not stopping New Zealand's reopening plans...

The emergence of the omicron variant isn't changing New Zealand's plans to ease restrictions in Auckland and move the nation into a new, more open phase of its pandemic response...

 2021-11-29 05:46 

ABC News (US)

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Joyful reunions as Malaysia-Singapore land border reopens...

Malaysians working in Singapore are holding joyful reunions with their loved ones after returning to their homeland following the partial reopening of a land border that has been shuttered for nearly two years due to the pandemic...

 2021-11-29 05:00 

ABC News (US)

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Australia reports 3rd case of omicron COVID-19 variant...

Australian authorities have announced a third case of the omicron COVID-19 variant as government leaders reconsider plans to relax border restrictions this week...

 2021-11-29 05:00 

Medical News Today

COVID-19: Why the Omicron variant has scientists worried...

Experts have detected a new variant of SARS-CoV-2 in southern Africa, Hong Kong, and Europe. Here, we explain what we know about Omicron so far....

 2021-11-29 05:00 

Medical News Today

Study reveals acute effects of severe COVID-19 on the brain...

A large international study finds that a significant number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 may have complications affecting the central nervous system....

 2021-11-29 05:00 

WHO

Joint Statement on Dose Donations of COVID-19 Vaccines to African Countries...

Building on lessons learned from our collective experience with dose donations over the past several months, the African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT), the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) and COVAX wish to draw the attent...

 2021-11-29 04:50 

USA Today

'Use this technology to monitor the progression': How space tech can help the world fight the pandemic...

Could technology developed for space help us battle the pandemic? The answer is yes, according to an article published in Nature Medicine....

 2021-11-29 04:41 

ABC News (US)

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Japan bans entry of foreign visitors as omicron spreads...

Japan is suspending the entry of all foreign visitors from around the world as a new coronavirus variant spreads...

 2021-11-29 04:20 

ABC News (US)

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Japan says it is suspending entry of foreign visitors from around the world as new coronavirus variant spreads...

Japan says it is suspending entry of foreign visitors from around the world as new coronavirus variant spreads...

 2021-11-29 02:00 

Men's Health News

What Happened Last Night on Yellowstone ? Here's Our Recap of Season 4 Episode 5....

Yellowstone episode five sets up more conflict and gives us a little more information on Higgins, the inmate potentially hired by Garrett Randall to kill John....

 2021-11-29 00:03 

AP

Mississippi's Reeves touts anti-abortion law before hearing...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Ahead of oral arguments Wednesday at the U.S. Supreme Court, Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves on Sunday defended the state's 2018 law banning abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy......

 2021-11-28 23:59 

ABC News (US)

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Canada confirms country's first two cases of omicron COVID-19 variant among two people who had recently visited Nigeria...

Canada confirms country's first two cases of omicron COVID-19 variant among two people who had recently visited Nigeria...

 2021-11-28 22:36 

AP

Mexicans hope for recovery of monarch butterflies...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Communal farmers and butterfly guides are hoping for a rebound in the number of monarch butterflies — and tourists — at their wintering grounds in central Mexico after a bad year......

 2021-11-28 21:54 

AP

Virginia will test sewage to help predict COVID-19 outbreaks...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Department of Health will be monitoring sewage in various parts of the state in an effort to predict future outbreaks of COVID-19. The Danville Register & Bee repo......

 2021-11-28 21:13 

AP

Bins let New Orleans oyster lovers give shells for reefs...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An environmental group that makes oyster reefs from shells collected at New Orleans area restaurants now has a new partner so anyone can contribute. "After enjoying oysters at ho......

 2021-11-28 21:11 

AP

World Cup super-G called off in Canada due to too much snow...

LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (AP) — What was supposed to be a three-race World Cup weekend turned into a one-race weekend in Lake Louise with the cancellation of Sunday's men's super-G.Heavy, wet snow cont......

 2021-11-28 21:10 

AP

Fauci fires back at Cruz over COVID claims about Chinese lab...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dr. Anthony Fauci, the government's top infectious diseases expert, blasted Sen. Ted Cruz for suggesting that Fauci be investigated for statements he made about COVID-19 and said ......

 2021-11-28 20:17 

ABC News (US)

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WHO criticizes travel bans on southern African countries...

The World Health Organization has urged countries not to impose flight bans on southern African nations due to concerns over the new omicron variant...

 2021-11-28 20:11 

ABC News (US)

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Fauci fires back at Cruz over COVID claims about Chinese lab...

Dr. Anthony Fauci is blasting Sen. Ted Cruz for suggesting that Fauci be investigated for statements he made about COVID-19...

 2021-11-28 20:02 

AP

Connecticut virus infections twice as high in low-vax areas...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A new COVID-19 spike in Connecticut is more heavily concentrated in towns with low vaccination rates, recent data shows.A statistical analysis by the Hartford Courant found t......

 2021-11-28 18:28 

AP

Baltimore City schools not ready to enforce vaccine mandate...

BALTIMORE (AP) — School officials in the city of Baltimore say they're not ready to enforce a requirement that school employees be vaccinated against COVID-19. The Baltimore Sun reported Saturday t......

 2021-11-28 18:20 

AP

Clemency hearing Tuesday for death row inmate with cancer...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's parole board is scheduled to hold a hearing this week on a request to reduce the death penalty sentence of an inmate with terminal cancer to a sentence of life in prison......

 2021-11-28 18:17 

ABC News (US)

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Thousands protest coronavirus restrictions in Czech capital...

Thousands have rallied in the Czech capital to protest the government's restrictive measures to tackle a record surge of coronavirus infections...

 2021-11-28 17:54 

AP

Arizona reports 2,274 new COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths...

PHOENIX (AP) — As the holiday weekend winds down, Arizona health officials are reporting 2,274 new COVID-19 cases and five new deaths.The state Department of Public Health Services released the lat......

 2021-11-28 17:39 

ABC News (US)

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EXPLAINER: What we know and don't know on new COVID variant...

South African scientists identified a new version of the coronavirus that they say is behind a recent spike in COVID-19 infections in Gauteng, the country's most populous province...

 2021-11-28 17:13 

ABC News (US)

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Dutch impose new tighter lockdown amid spiking infections...

The Netherlands has moved into a tougher lockdown that was announced amid spiking infection rates even before the country recorded its first confirmed cases of the new, more highly transmissible omicron variant...

 2021-11-28 17:07 

AP

Affordable housing key to return of island nursing home...

DEER ISLE, Maine (AP) — A task force wants to reopen a nursing home on Deer Isle but the island must first solve an affordable housing crisis, officials said.The task force was formed after the Isl......

 2021-11-28 16:55 

Men's Health News

The Rock Just Gave His Own Custom Truck Away to a Deserving Fan...

Actor Dwayne Johnson gifted a fan, Navy veteran and community leader Oscar Rodriguez, with his own custom Ford truck as a thanks for all he does for others....

 2021-11-28 16:50 

AP

Navajo Nation reports 23 new COVID-19 cases, another death...

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation on Saturday reported 23 new COVID-19 cases and one new death.The total number of COVID-19 deaths on the reservation now stands at 1,540. The number of to......

 2021-11-28 16:33 

AP

Essex County sheriff to require employee vaccinations...

MIDDLETON, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts sheriff is requiring proof of coronavirus vaccination for all employees, vendors and contractors at the jail his office oversees.Essex County Sheriff Kevin C......

 2021-11-28 16:26 

Men's Health News

These Guys Just Did a 12-Hour Parody of The Joe Rogan Experience...

Tim Heidecker, Rajat Suresh and Jeremy Levick's spoof version of the podcast is almost indistinguishable from the real thing....

 2021-11-28 16:10 

ABC News (US)

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Swiss vote to approve COVID restrictions as infections rise...

Swiss voters have given clear backing to legislation that introduced special COVID-19 certificates under which only people who have been vaccinated, recovered or tested negative can attend public events and gatherings...

 2021-11-28 15:59 

USA Today

Fauci says omicron variant might 'evade immune protection': COVID-19 updates...

The omicron mutation of the coronavirus...

 2021-11-28 15:35 

Men's Health News

Hulk Hogan Claims He Is Down to His '9th Grade Weight' in New Photo...

WWE star Hulk Hogan shared a photo of his weight loss transformation on Facebook, in which the wrestler said he was down to 275 pounds, his...

 2021-11-28 15:19 

AP

Assisted living center closing, highlighting need for staff...

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — An assisted living center is closing in Traverse City, highlighting the demand for workers in the field and the scramble to find new housing for people suddenly facing u......

 2021-11-28 15:16 

AP

Redford court awarded grants for non-traditional programs...

REDFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The 17th District Court in Redford Township has been awarded $48,500 in grants for its Veterans Treatment Court and for planning for a new hybrid DWI/drug court.The f......

 2021-11-28 15:14 

Men's Health News

A Lung Doctor Broke Down the Covid Omicron Variant in 5 Minutes...

Pulmonary medicine and critical care specialist Dr. Mike Hansen explains what you need to know about the new Covid-19 strain known as the Omicron variant....

 2021-11-28 15:12 

AP

More Black infant deaths push up Indiana newborn death rate...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An increased infant mortality rate among Black newborn children contributed to what Indiana health officials found was a slightly higher overall infant mortality rate in the sta......

 2021-11-28 15:10 

ABC News (US)

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Morocco halts all incoming flights because of virus variant...

Morocco is suspending all incoming air travel from around the world starting Monday for two weeks because of the rapid spread of the new omicron variant of the virus...

 2021-11-28 14:52 

AP

Maine's fall hunting seasons ending for the year...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine's big fall hunting seasons ended for the year on Saturday.The state's "big four" game animals are black bears, wild turkeys, white-tailed deer and moose. The seasons for......

 2021-11-28 14:37 

ABC News (US)

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Morocco halts all incoming air travel from around the world because of rapid spread of new omicron variant...

Morocco halts all incoming air travel from around the world because of rapid spread of new omicron variant...

 2021-11-28 13:50 

Men's Health News

A Writer for Marvel's 'Eternals' Confirmed the Fate of a Key Character...

Marvel's Eternals writer Kaz Firpo has confirmed whether one character that we see killing himself has survived or not....

 2021-11-28 13:43 

Men's Health News

Here's What 'House of Gucci' Leaves Out from the True Story of Maurizio Gucci's Murder...

House of Gucci's true story is more bananas than Adam Driver and Lady Gaga's movie. Here's what the film leaves out about Maurizio Gucci's murder and the trial....

 2021-11-28 13:38 

Men's Health News

Keanu Reeves Opened Up About the Possibility of Joining the MCU...

The Matrix star Keanu Reeves has addressed potentially joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe....

 2021-11-28 12:22 

ABC News (US)

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Dutch health institute confirms 13 cases of omicron variant among travelers who arrived from South Africa....

Dutch health institute confirms 13 cases of omicron variant among travelers who arrived from South Africa....

 2021-11-28 12:09 

AP

Czech president swears in opposition leader as new premier...

PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech president on Sunday swore in Petr Fiala as the country's new prime minister following last month's parliamentary election.Milos Zeman, in a wheelchair, was separated from Fi......

 2021-11-28 10:44 

AP

Camped in Calais, migrants renew resolve to try for England...

CALAIS, France (AP) — At the makeshift camps in France near Calais and Dunkirk, migrants are digging in, waiting for their chance to make a dash across the English Channel despite the deaths of at ......

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