More than 90% of COVID deaths occurring among elderly adults: CDC

Older people have always been known to be one of the groups at highest risk of death from COVID-19, but they now make up a larger share than ever before….

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Virginia cop posed as teen to groom, extort California girl

A Virginia sheriff’s deputy posed as a 17-year-old online to groom and sexually extort a teenage girl in California before he killed her mother and grandparents and set fire to their home

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A flare and a spare: Hawaii volcano visitors see 2 eruptions

The first eruption in 38 years of the world’s largest active volcano is drawing visitors to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

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US officials say 2 more places will test sewage for polio

Philadelphia and Oakland County, Michigan, are joining the small list of U.S. localities that are looking for signs of polio infections in sewage NEW YORK — Philadelphia and Oakland County,…

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Amazon says it had its biggest Thanksgiving shopping weekend

Amazon said Wednesday the Thanksgiving holiday shopping weekend was its biggest ever, aided by a record number of shoppers looking for deals amid high inflation

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Indiana attorney general asks medical board to penalize doctor who spoke about abortion for 10-year-old Ohio rape victim

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Syria receives cholera vaccines ahead of inoculation drive

DAMASCUS, Syria — Syria has received two million doses of cholera vaccines, the first to reach the country during a months-long outbreak, the country’s health ministry said Wednesday. The war-torn…

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China’s ‘zero COVID’ policy: A look back as protests erupt across the country

Over the past several days, protests have erupted in cities across China, as citizens push back against the country’s so-called ‘zero COVID’ policy. Since the virus began spreading across the…

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A recent history of volcanic eruptions and their impact, as Mauna Loa erupts

In the U.S. and its territories, there are 161 potentially active volcanoes.

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