May 10, 2022

Bill Gates tests positive for Covid-19 ahead of first Gates Foundation meet in two years

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates Photo : AFP Bill Gates on Tuesday (Pacific Standard Time) tweeted that he was experiencing mild symptoms and had tested positive for Covid. The Microsoft co-founder wrote that he was following the experts’ advice and was isolating himself until he was healthy...

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For widows in Africa, COVID-19 stole their husbands, homes and future

UMUIDA, Nigeria —  As Anayo Mbah went into labor with her sixth child, her husband battled COVID-19 in another hospital across town. Jonas, a young motorcycle taxi driver, had been placed on oxygen after he started coughing up blood. Jonas would never meet his daughter, Chinaza. Hours...

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Exclusive: Student suing MAGA Gov. DeSantis over ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill speaks out

IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser. Now Playing Exclusive: Student suing MAGA Gov. DeSantis over ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill speaks out 06:37 UP NEXT Inside America’s growing teen mental health crisis 09:48 Esper: I thought I was...

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Parents hunt for baby formula amid a shortage across the U.S.

WASHINGTON —  Parents across the U.S. are scrambling to find baby formula because supply disruptions and a massive safety recall have swept many leading brands off store shelves. Months of spot shortages at pharmacies and supermarkets have been exacerbated by the recall at Abbott, which was forced...

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OAN forced to walk back baseless claims of Georgia election fraud

One America News, the right-wing, conspiratorial news outlet, has found itself in all sorts of legal trouble since helping spread baseless allegations of widespread fraud in the 2020 election.  The network walked back some of their most outlandish claims weeks after the election, including false reports of...

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Immigration officials are spying on majority of Americans, report shows

Immigration and Customs Enforcement has crafted a sophisticated surveillance dragnet designed to spy on most people living in the United States, without the need for warrants and many times circumventing state privacy laws, such as those in California, according to a two-year investigation released Tuesday by...

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First president of independent Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk dies at 88; Zelenskyy praises “historic figure”

Ukraine’s first president Leonid Kravchuk Photo : Twitter Ukraine’s first president Leonid Kravchuk, who led the country through the tumultuous early years of independence and agreed to give up its Soviet nuclear arsenal, died on Tuesday, the presidency said. He was 88. President Volodymyr Zelensky described...

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