Wed, 27 Oct 2021

Nearly 275,000 kids in Connecticut aged 5-11 to have access to vaccine

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut -- During an interview with ABC on Sunday, Dr. Anthony Fauci said it's likely the Pfizer COVID-19 ...

Senator takes issue with Florida's surgeon-general over mask-wearing

TALLAHASSEE, Florida -- Florida's surgeon general Dr. Joseph Ladapo is facing bipartisan rebuke for refusing to wear a mask at ...

Ohio families warned about dangers of lead poisoning

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- There is a heightened effort this week to inform Ohio families about the dangers of a silent ...

Many in Michigan signing up for solar-energy generation

DETROIT, Michigan -- Utilities in Michigan are raising awareness about the ways consumers can get involved in cleaning up the ...

Controversial Texan abortion law to be considered by Supreme Court

RALEIGH, North Carolina -- The Supreme Court said it will hear oral arguments next Monday related to a controversial Texas ...

West Virginia communities want to prevent exposure to toxic chemicals

CHARLESTON, West Virginia -- The federal government said it soon will begin taking steps to study and restrict the use ...

Lakeland battling for justice in make-up of Maryland redistricting map

COLLEGE PARK, Maryland -- A last-minute change to a Maryland county's redistricting map is throwing a wrench into a restorative ...

Massachusetts Senate expected to vote soon on new election maps

FALL RIVER, Massachusetts -- The redistricting process in Massachusetts is well underway, with the Senate expected to vote soon on ...

Las Vegas hotel sells 11 Picassos for nearly $110m

Las Vegas, Nevada: Eleven Pablo Picasso paintings that have been displayed at a Las Vegas hotel for more than 20 ...

NY groups want faster electrification of buildings to cut emissions

ALBANY, New York - Groups in support of renewable energy are pushing for legislation and other initiatives to accelerate complete ...

88% of Montana Republican lawmakers questioning 2020 election results

HELENA, Montana - Republican lawmakers in Montana want to investigate the 2020 election. Some are concerned this could weaken trust ...

35 percent of farmers in Wisconsin are women

MADISON, Wisconsin - Efforts continue to close the conservation gap for women landowners in Wisconsin. This week, organizers say the ...

Pressure on Congress to address exploding pharmaceutical prices

DENVER, Colorado - The average price for specialty prescription drugs - medicines used to treat complex, chronic conditions - rose ...

Abortion access in Michigan and across U.S. at pivotal point

LANSING, Michigan -- Advocates for reproductive care in Michigan are echoing the Department of Justice's call for the U.S. Supreme ...

Students from Afghanistan get support from Indiana universities

BLOOMINGTON, Indiana -- Universities in Indiana are working to support Afghan students and scholars; both those still in Afghanistan and ...

In Minnesota, teachers as well as students feeling effects of pandemic

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Minnesota students are back in class on Monday after a mid-October break for annual teacher workshops. Not ...

Pressure on biogas plants in North Carolina to report emissions

FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina -- After the first settlement of its kind in North Carolina capping limits on emissions from a ...

More progressive Democrats running for office in Pennsylvania

ERIE, Pennsylvania -- The Keystone State is seeing several barrier-breaking progressive candidates running for office in unexpected places: rural Pennsylvania.The ...

Removing U.S. dams may help halt salmon becoming extinct

BOISE, Idaho - Action on behalf of Northwest salmon could be in the works after announcements from the Biden administration, ...

Washington College Grant assisting students education

SEATTLE, Washington - Congress has abandoned plans for two free years of community college in its expansive spending bill. But ...

Greater Washington Region Heart Walk to promote healthier lives

ARLINGTON, Virginia -- COVID-19 has exposed inequities in health care, and this year's Greater Washington Region Heart Walk aims to ...

Owner of escaped zebras in Maryland faces court date

UPPER MARLBORO, Maryland: The owner of several zebras that escaped 26th August and wandered through Prince George's County, Maryland for ...

Woman who turned 115 earlier this month is 5th oldest person in World

OMAHA, Nebraska - The oldest living American on record earlier this month celebrated her 115th birthday. Thelma Sutcliffe who was ...

EPA soon to release nationwide methane rules for oil and gas industry

CASPER, Wyoming - A strong majority of voters across party lines say they want national rules similar to those passed ...

200,000 sexual assaults occur in U.S. prisons each year

BALTIMORE, Maryland - This month marks the four-year anniversary of the #MeToo movement, and an art project aims to help ...

Call to accelerate establishment of Missouri Cybersecurity Commission

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Gov. Mike Parson is facing calls to get the Missouri Cybersecurity Commission off the ground after ...

Californians processed 14 million prescriptions for opioids last year

SACRAMENTO, California. - Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, when the Drug Enforcement Administration encourages everyone to clean out ...

Virginia in push to ramp up vaccinations in Hispanic community

ARLINGTON, Virginia - Although COVID-19 rates have gone down, the virus continues to hit the Hispanic community especially hard. Now, ...

Pennsylvania gov. reviewing worker safety standards, minimum wage

PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania - As businesses across the country deal with a massive labor shortage, Pennsylvania aims to entice people back ...

Call for New York state to be proactive in protecting drinking water

ALBANY, New Yoprk - Environmental groups want Gov. Kathy Hochul to sign a bill that mandates monitoring the state's drinking ...

Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman out amid findings of assault investigation

Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman "stepped aside" and left the organization Tuesday, the day the findings of an investigation ...

US to put Sputnik V, other Vaccines on 'green' travel list after WHO authorisation: CDC

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States will add foreign COVID-19 vaccines, including Russia's Sputnik V, to its list ...

Biden to announce up to USD 102mn in funding for US-ASEAN partnership

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): US President Biden plans to announce new initiatives worth USD 102 million to expand the ...

After Biden's vow, China opposes 'external meddling' on Taiwan issue

Beijing [China], October 26 (ANI): A few days after the United States vowed to protect Taiwan in event of a ...

Biden raises concern over 'horrific violence' in Myanmar, asks junta to release detainees

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): Raising grave concerns about the military coup in Myanmar, US President Joe Biden on Tuesday ...

Blinken urges all UN member states to support Taiwan participation

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday called on United Nations member states to ...

Jennifer Lopez, Ben Affleck 'staying connected' amid busy work schedules

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): Seems like even working from different countries cannot keep superstars Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck ...

Braves add RHP Kyle Wright to World Series roster

The Atlanta Braves finalized their World Series roster Tuesday, adding right-handed pitcher Kyle Wright for the best-of-seven series against the ...

Suddenly hot New York FC tries to keep it going against Chicago

Sometimes when you're in a slump, you just need one to go in. After a scoreless drought that reached a ...

Blackhawks Jonathan Toews, Henrik Borgstrom in COVID protocols

The winless Chicago Blackhawks placed forwards Jonathan Toews and Henrik Borgstrom in COVID-19 protocols on Tuesday, the latest to join ...

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Online ordering shut down by hackers at UK Tesco

WELWYN GARDEN CITY, England: Hackers broke into retailer Tesco's computers on October 22 and 23, causing the website to cease ...

Tokyo stock market takes off, Nikkei 225 jumps 506 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Tuesday, with Japanese and Australian stocks rising in response to ...

Las Vegas hotel sells 11 Picassos for nearly $110m

Las Vegas, Nevada: Eleven Pablo Picasso paintings that have been displayed at a Las Vegas hotel for more than 20 ...

Tesla prices jump $2,000 to $5,000 on varying models

PALO ALTO, California: Tesla published new pricing in recent days, with $5,000 price increases in its Model X Long Range ...

Wall Street reaches for the stars, major indices hit new closing highs

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets continue reaching for the stars. Despite a 1-in-1-100-years event, the Covid-19 pandemic, ...

Californian Gas Station Charges $7 Per Gallon

GORDA, California: In Gorda, California gasoline prices have topped $7 per gallon, according to local news station ABC 30. "The ...

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