Friday, May 20, 2022

Guy Fieri helped raise $25 million for restaurant workers in need during the pandemic.

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As the host of Food Network's "Diners Drive-ins and Dives," Guy Fieri has probably met more restaurant workers than anyone else in the U.S....

He built a website showing open Covid-19 vaccine appointments across the US. Some call...

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(CNN) For weeks, Nick Muerdter had been hearing about his coworkers' concerns and frustrations as they tried to navigate complicated and evolving Covid-19 vaccination...

HIV Vaccine Trial Shows 97 Percent Effectiveness in Humans

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A potential HIV vaccine is showing very promising results in Phase I human trials, according to Scripps Research and IAVI, a nonprofit research organization that develops vaccines and antibodies...

A Single Shot Restored Vision to a Blind Child for an Entire Year

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A patient suffering from a genetic form of childhood blindness regained and retained vision for more than a year after receiving just a single...

New Zealand raises minimum wage to $20 an hour and increases taxes for the...

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Changes to minimum wage and tax policy came into force in New Zealand today. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s had promised to raise the minimum wage to $20 per...

Baltimore will no longer prosecute drug possession, prostitution and other low-level offenses.

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Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby says the city will no longer prosecute for prostitution, drug possession and other low-level offenses. Mosby made the announcement...

Landmark brain cancer vaccine passes first phase of human trials

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A new article published in the journal Nature is reporting promising results from a landmark Phase 1 human trial testing a novel vaccine designed...

‘Life-saving’ nose spray that kills 99.9% of viruses begins production in Israel

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Health Ministry-approved labeling says antiviral is effective within 2 minutes; can save many lives in countries without access to vaccines, says inventor A nasal spray...

Teacher left homeless by pandemic gets help after former student recognizes him on street

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"I had a mission to help the teacher who was going through a difficult time during the pandemic,” said the former student. Every morning, when...

12-year-old prodigy set to attend college, says she plans to land job at NASA

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ARIZONA -- A 12-year-old prodigy is off to college. Alena Wicker, of Arizona, has already completed high school through at-home schooling.Now, she's off to Arizona...