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Health officials worry about spike in coronavirus cases after holiday

Health officials worry about spike in coronavirus cases...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 30: White House coronavirus response coordinator Deborah Birx said on Sunday that she is "deeply concerned"...

CDC Covid-19 vaccine advisers call emergency meeting to vote on who gets one first

CDC Covid-19 vaccine advisers call emergency meeting to...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 30: Advisers to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have called an emergency meeting...

'A natural disaster ... in all 50 states' is unfolding just as travelers disperse nationwide after Thanksgiving

'A natural disaster ... in all 50 states'...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 30: As millions of Americans head home after Thanksgiving, the coronavirus could be hitching a ride...

'Crappy half-dead' poinsettia from grocery store just won't stop growing

'Crappy half-dead' poinsettia from grocery store just won't...

Montreal (Canada) November 29: It's been a huge return on a small investment: Mike Doehl turned a $5 poinsettia bought...

Gordon Ramsay's new restaurant will have $106 burger - and the fries cost extra

Gordon Ramsay's new restaurant will have $106 burger...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 28: Hope you're rich - and not that hungry - if you're planning on tucking into...

UK to pilot blood test that may detect 50 types of cancer

UK to pilot blood test that may detect...

London (UK) Nov 28: The UK's National Health Service (NHS) is to pilot a simple blood test that may detect...

Holiday season starts under pall of more than 100,000 new Covid-19 cases. And 20 states did not report numbers on Thanksgiving Day

Holiday season starts under pall of more than...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 28: America enters the somber holiday weekend following a Thanksgiving Day that saw more than 100,000...

Thanksgiving vandalism: 'Land back' sprayed on US statues

Thanksgiving vandalism: 'Land back' sprayed on US statues

Washington DC (USA) Nov 28: Statues of three United States Presidents, a "Pioneers Statue" and numerous store fronts were targeted...

Is it possible to make a sustainable smartphone?

Is it possible to make a sustainable smartphone?

Ottawa (Canada) November 28: Every year on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, retailers whip out deals tempting us to buy...

What is land inequality and how does it threaten women?

What is land inequality and how does it...

Brussels (Belgium) November 28: Land inequality is directly threatening 1.4 billion of the world's poorest people, according to a recent...

Same-sex couples in Hungary fear legal changes will scupper adoption plans

Same-sex couples in Hungary fear legal changes will...

Budapest (Hungary) November 27: Same-sex couples in Hungary could find it more difficult to adopt children if a constitutional amendment...

What is ghost fishing and why is it killing dolphins, whales and turtles?

What is ghost fishing and why is it...

Brussels (Belgium) November 27: Endangered turtles and dolphins species in the River Ganges are at risk from becoming entangled in...

Meet the scientists fighting misinformation and educating people about COVID vaccines

Meet the scientists fighting misinformation and educating people...

Brussels (Belgium) November 27: A group of scientists have taken to social media to battle misinformation around COVID-19 vaccines.

Divorce rates skyrocket during normally quiet Thanksgiving week, lawyers blame pandemic

Divorce rates skyrocket during normally quiet Thanksgiving week,...

Washington (USA) November 27: It may not be a happy holiday after all.

McDonald's sad tweet about happy meals causes concern among fans: 'Do you need help?'

McDonald's sad tweet about happy meals causes concern...

Washington (USA) November 27: Fast-food normally doesn't invoke deep thoughts.

New Jersey Christmas mansion selling for $2.19M overflows with holiday decor

New Jersey Christmas mansion selling for $2.19M overflows...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 26: It always looks a lot like Christmas in this New Jersey mansion.

Thanksgiving coronavirus surge could turn into the Christmas surge, health professor warns

Thanksgiving coronavirus surge could turn into the Christmas...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 26: The United States is living in the most dangerous public health crisis since the 1918...

'Become a beefatarian' says controversial EU-funded red meat campaign

'Become a beefatarian' says controversial EU-funded red meat...

Brussels (Belgium) November 26: A new campaign calling for people to become 'beefatarians' has been backed by the European Commission.

President Alvi bids adieu to Kaavan

President Alvi bids adieu to Kaavan

Islamabad (Pakistan) November 25: Kaavan - the capital's lone elephant set to leave for Cambodia on Nov 29 - was...

Fever, loss of taste or smell among telltale COVID-19 symptoms in Canadian kids

Fever, loss of taste or smell among telltale...

Ottawa (Canada) November 25: New research published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) found that one-third of children who...

Utah woman records struggling delivery driver, takes to social media to help him

Utah woman records struggling delivery driver, takes to...

Utah (USA) November 25: A woman in Utah became a good Samaritan by financially helping out her delivery man, a...

South Carolina store sells $350K lottery ticket, uses prize to fund community Thanksgiving

South Carolina store sells $350K lottery ticket, uses...

South Carolina (USA) November 25: A South Carolina convenience store got $3,500 after a local woman beat odds of one...

Peloton customers canceling orders after months of shipping delays

Peloton customers canceling orders after months of shipping...

Washington (USA) November 25: They paid for the ability to peddle in place, but they can't even get started.

Double amputee veteran on why it is important to support service members during the holidays

Double amputee veteran on why it is important...

Washington (USA) November 25: Although wars may wind down, the road to recovery for former U.S. Marine Josh Bleill is...

Seven years astray: Missing dog reunited with owner thanks to microchip

Seven years astray: Missing dog reunited with owner...

Texas (USA) November 25: For seven years after disappearing near San Antonio, Texas, Honey the dog wandered about, her location...

Olympic cyclist rescues lost dog with headphones as a makeshift leash

Olympic cyclist rescues lost dog with headphones as...

London (UK) November 25: An Olympic cyclist used his headphones as a leash to bring a lost dog back to...

Florida man loses pants, boxers in wild Wawa fight

Florida man loses pants, boxers in wild Wawa...

Florida (USA) November 25: This fight was anything but briefs.