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Wildfire Season Coming Quickly And Earlier, California Forecasters Warn

SACRAMENTO (CNN/CBS13) — The wildfire season “is coming quickly and it’s coming earlier.” That’s the message from meteorologist Eric Kurth and the National Weather Service in Sacramento, California, as the state deals with a crippling drought and vegetation and grasses that are already beginning to brown. “We are seeing record levels of dryness for this time of year. It’s more like what we would see later in June than mid-April,” said Kurth. He is concerned about this year’s fire season on the h...
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CDC reports 5,800 COVID-19 infections, 74 deaths in fully vaccinated people

By Ben Tinker and Maggie Fox | CNN About 5,800 people who have been vaccinated against coronavirus have become infected anyway, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tells CNN. Some became seriously ill and 74 people died, the CDC said. It said 396 — 7% — of those who got infected after they were vaccinated required hospitalization. It’s the first indication from CDC of how effective the vaccine is in real life — and the first indication the vaccines do not protect completely agains...
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Former ‘Bachelor’ star, Oakland Raiders tight end Colton Underwood: ‘I’m gay’

By Chloe Melas | CNN Colton Underwood told Robin Roberts on “Good Morning America” that he is gay in an interview that aired Wednesday morning. “This year’s been a lot for a lot of people and it’s probably made a lot of people look at themselves in the year and figure out who they are,” Underwood said. “I’ve ran from myself for a long time, I’ve hated myself for a long time. I’m gay. I came to terms with that earlier this year, and the next step in all of this was sort of letting people know. I...
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CDC and FDA recommend US pause use of Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine over rare blood clots

By Elizabeth Cohen and Jacqueline Howard | CNN The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the US Food and Drug Administration are recommending that the United States pause the use of Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine over six reported US cases of a “rare and severe” type of blood clot. The six reported cases were among more than 6.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine administered in the United States. All six cases occurred among women between the ages of 18 and 48, an...
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CDC and FDA recommend US pause use of Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine over blood clot concerns

By Ben Tinker and Elizabeth Cohen | CNN The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the US Food and Drug Administration are recommending that the United States pause the use of Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine over six reported US cases of a “rare and severe” type of blood clot. The six reported cases were among more than 6.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine administered in the United States. All six cases occurred among women ages of 18 and 48, and symptoms occurred...
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Fresno Police Fires Officer For Alleged Involvement With Proud Boys

(CNN) — A Fresno police officer was fired Friday after online images and videos surfaced showing his alleged involvement with the far-right group the Proud Boys, police said. Rick Fitzgerald had been placed on paid administrative leave last month and an internal investigation was launched, the department said. It is unclear what level of involvement the former officer had with the group, but videos posted to social media showed he participated in at least one protest alongside some of their memb...
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Tiger Woods was disoriented in a manner consistent with shock following California crash, police report says

By Mallika Kallingal and Alexandra Meeks | CNN Shortly after Tiger Woods crashed his vehicle in Southern California in February, responders found him “somewhat combative” as he was being treated at the scene, according to details from a 22-page crash scene investigation report by the California Highway Patrol. Woods was “acting in a manner consistent with someone suffering from shock due to having been involved in a major traffic collision,” a deputy explained in the report. The golfer was driv...
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One in three Covid-19 survivors suffers ‘brain disease,’ study finds

By Ryan Prior | CNN As many as one in three people infected with Covid-19 have longer term mental health or neurological symptoms, researchers reported Tuesday. They found 34% of Covid-19 survivors received a diagnosis for a neurological or psychological condition within six months of their infection, according to the study published Tuesday in the journal Lancet Psychiatry. The most common diagnosis was anxiety, found in 17% of those treated for Covid-19, followed by mood disorders, found in 1...
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1 In 3 COVID-19 Survivors Suffers ‘Brain Disease,’ Study Finds

(CNN) — A major study published Tuesday suggests as many as one in three people infected with Covid-19 are left with longer term mental health or neurological symptoms. Researchers found that 34% of coronavirus survivors received a diagnosis for a neurological or psychological condition within six months of infection, according to the research published in the journal Lancet Psychiatry. The most common diagnosis was anxiety, found in 17% of those treated for Covid-19, followed by mood disorders,...
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Here’s how to tell if your Facebook account was one of the half billion that were breached

By Jordan Valinsky | CNN Business Over the weekend, cybersecurity experts revealed that about half a billion Facebook users’ personal information was breached — a treasure trove of data the includes full names, birthdays, phone numbers and their location. Facebook said that massive leak stems from an issue in 2019, which has since been fixed. Still, there’s no clawing back that data. More than 30 million accounts in the United States were affected and the company isn’t making it easy to find ou...
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COVID: How long will vaccines protect people?

By Maggie Fox, CNN (CNN) — Ian Haydon helped test Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine last year. Now, he’s helping test the tweaked version of that vaccine designed to fight a new, more contagious variant. “A year ago I tried the Moderna vaccine to see if it was safe. (Spoiler: It is!) Now, on my #COVIDvaccine anniversary, I’m happy to share that I just got a 3rd dose. This booster experiment will reveal (1) if strain-adapted vaccines boost immunity & (2) whether they are safe,” Haydon, a communicati...
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Bar opening event linked to 46 Covid-19 cases, a school closure and hospitalization, CDC report says

By Ashley Ahn | CNN A rural Illinois bar opening event in February was linked to a Covid-19 outbreak of at least 46 cases, a school closure and the hospitalization of a long-term care facility resident, according to a United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report. The Illinois Department of Public Health identified 29 individuals who tested positive for Covid-19 or had Covid-19-like symptoms within 14 days after the indoor bar opening event. All 29 cases were confirmed by Covi...
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Read These Tips Before Getting Your COVID-19 Vaccine

(CNN/CBS13) — If you are not eligible to be vaccinated against Covid-19, you will be soon if you live in the United States. All Californians 16 and older will be eligible to be vaccinated against Covid-19 starting April 15. Some counties have started early and already are vaccinating all adults. Some whole states have already started opening vaccine eligibility to everyone 16 and older, including Alaska, Mississippi and Georgia. According to President Joe Biden, 90% of all adult Americans will b...
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You should think twice before laminating your Covid-19 vaccine card

By Maria Morava and Justin Lear | CNN Vaccine eligibility in the US is expanding quickly, and so is the popularity of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s little white card. While plans to establish standardized vaccination proof are still being developed, many are holding to their Covid-19 vaccine cards as a potential form of social currency. And companies, like Staples and Office Depot, are offering to help keep them safe with free lamination. While it may be tempting to get your ...
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CDC: Salmonella Infections In California, 7 Other States Could Be Tied To Wild Songbirds

(CNN/CBS13) — Investigators are looking into an outbreak of salmonella infections in 19 people that could be associated with sick or dead birds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Infections have occurred in eight states, including California, Tennessee, and New Hampshire, with eight people requiring hospitalization. No deaths are currently reported. The agency cites interviews with sick people and laboratory testing that show contact with wild songbirds and bird feeder...
Tags: Health, News, California, Cdc, Mexico, US, Cnn, Birds, Canada, New Hampshire, Salmonella, San Francisco Bay Area, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, California Tennessee, Audubon Society, California Department of Fish and Wildlife


CDC: Fully vaccinated people can resume travel at low risk to themselves

By Lauren Mascarenhas | CNN The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday released a highly anticipated update to travel guidance for people who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19, eliminating some testing and quarantine recommendations. The CDC says that fully vaccinated people can travel at low risk to themselves. The agency said that as long as coronavirus precautions are taken, including mask wearing, fully vaccinated people can travel within the United States without getti...
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Salmonella Infections In 8 States, including California, May Be Tied To Wild Songbirds, CDC says

(CNN/CBS13) — Investigators are looking into an outbreak of salmonella infections in 19 people across eight states, including California, that could be associated with sick or dead birds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Eight people required hospitalization and no deaths are currently reported. The CDC cites interviews with sick people and laboratory testing that show contact with wild songbirds and bird feeders could be driving the infections. The California Departm...
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Palmdale teacher resigns after her racist rant stereotyping Black families during a Zoom call was recorded by a parent

By Alisha Ebrahimji | CNN After a Zoom call with a student and his mother, a California teacher who thought the call had ended was recorded saying her student has learned to lie and make excuses, calling the parents “pieces of sh*t” and saying “this is what Black people do,” according to the mother’s attorneys. Now, the mother from the parent-teacher call, Katura Stokes, has sent a pre-suit claim — a precursor to a lawsuit — to the school district for monetary compensation for emotional distres...
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California teacher resigns after her racist rant stereotyping Black families during a Zoom call was recorded by a parent

By Alisha Ebrahimji | CNN After a Zoom call with a student and his mother, a California teacher who thought the call had ended was recorded saying her student has learned to lie and make excuses, calling the parents “pieces of sh*t” and saying “this is what Black people do,” according to the mother’s attorneys. Now, the mother from the parent-teacher call, Katura Stokes, has sent a pre-suit claim — a precursor to a lawsuit — to the school district for monetary compensation for emotional distres...
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Justice Department investigating GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz as part of broader trafficking probe into another Florida politician

By Evan Perez, Jeremy Herb, Ryan Nobles and Katelyn Polantz | CNN The Justice Department is investigating whether Rep. Matt Gaetz had a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl, The New York Times reported, a charge Gaetz denied and claimed was part of an extortion plot against him. A person briefed on the probe confirmed to CNN that federal authorities were investigating Gaetz as part of a broader probe into trafficking allegations against another Florida politician, an investigation that b...
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Here’s what’s in President Joe Biden’s infrastructure proposal

By Tami Luhby, Katie Lobosco and Kate Sullivan | CNN Now that his massive coronavirus relief package is law, President Joe Biden is laying out his next big proposal: A roughly $2 trillion plan for improving the nation’s infrastructure and shifting to greener energy over the next 8 years. He is set to unveil the effort, dubbed the American Jobs Plan, on Wednesday at an event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania — the opening move in what’s expected to be a months-long negotiation with Congress. The natio...
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Pfizer says its Covid-19 vaccine is 100% effective and well tolerated in adolescents

By Lauren Mascarenhas | CNN Clinical trial results of Pfizer/BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine showed its efficacy is 100% and it is well tolerated in youths ages 12 to 15, the companies said Wednesday. Pfizer/BioNTech plan to submit the data to the US Food and Drug Administration as soon as possible for expanded emergency use authorization of the two-dose vaccine. In a Phase 3 trial of 2,260 participants ages 12 to 15 in the US, the vaccine elicited strong antibody responses one month after the seco...
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CDC Study: Virtual School Can Be Damaging To Children’s Mental Health

(CNN) — Virtual instruction may pose more risks to the mental health and wellness of children and parents than in-person learning, according to a study published Thursday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More support may be needed to deal with the effects of the pandemic. Parents whose children received virtual instruction or a combination of virtual and in-person instruction were more likely to report increased risk on 11 of 17 indicators of child and parental well-being, a...
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If You’ve Gained Weight During The Pandemic, You’re Not Alone. Here’s What To Do About It

(CNN) — Some people may have gained more than 1.5 pounds on average per month during Covid-19 shelter-in-place orders last March and April. Forty-five out of 50 US state governments issued shelter-in-place orders from March 19 to April 6, 2020, to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. A research team looked at nearly 7,500 weight measurements from 269 participants between February 1 and June 1, 2020, according to a research letter published Monday in JAMA Network Open. The participants were ...
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COVID Vaccinations Could Cause False Positive Readings Of Mammograms

(CNN) — When she found a lump in her left breast during a routine self-check, Boston primary care physician Dr. Devon Quasha knew exactly what to do. She immediately scheduled a diagnostic mammogram and ultrasound at Massachusetts General Hospital for early January. Then the Moderna vaccine became available to health care professionals in the city. She received her first Covid-19 shot about a week before her scheduled mammogram. Quasha didn’t notice much of a reaction to the vaccine at first, bu...
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Silicon Valley tech CEO explains why he hired Prince Harry

By Julia Chatterley and Ramishah Maruf | CNN Business Prince Harry has found a new gig: The Duke of Sussex joined a startup called BetterUp as chief impact officer, which provides mental health services and coaching to clients online. The job announcement came weeks after he and wife Meghan Markle’s bombshell interview with Oprah Winfrey, in which they spoke on the mental health struggles that came with royal life. First Move’s Julia Chatterley spoke to CEO Alexi Robichaux about Harry’s role at...
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Study: Negative Words Impact Children’s Negative Opinions Of Others

(CNN) — It turns out children really are listening to what you say. Children who overheard someone saying negative words about a particular group of people developed negative biases toward them, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Child Development. A group of 121 children ages 4 through 9 were split into smaller groups where they either overheard a child or adult say negative claims about a fictional group of people called “Flurps” or “Gearoos” or where they heard nothing ne...
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California’s senators ask Biden to ban sale of gas-powered cars

By Chris Isidore | CNN Business California’s two Senators are pushing the Biden Administration to set a date after which automakers would no longer be allowed to sell gasoline-powered cars anywhere in the United States. The letter sent Monday by Sens. Diane Feinstein and Alex Padilla to President Joseph Biden urges him to “follow California’s lead and set a date by which all new cars and passenger trucks sold be zero-emission vehicles.” California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed an executive order in ...
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CDC: Fully Vaccinated People Can Visit Unvaccinated Family, But Only One Household At A Time

(CNN) — Fully vaccinated people should feel free to visit their unvaccinated family and friends without restrictions, but visits should be limited to one unvaccinated household at a time, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials said Monday. And sorry, but even fully vaccinated grandparents should not be bringing their grandkids to church or otherwise exposing them to crowds, CDC officials said during a web briefing. The CDC will update its guidance once it becomes clear how well vac...
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Prince Harry has a new job at Silicon Valley-based tech company

By Max Foster and Stephanie Halasz | CNN Business Prince Harry has officially arrived in California. The Duke of Sussex has joined Silicon Valley startup BetterUp as its chief impact officer, the company told CNN Business on Tuesday. A spokesperson for Harry also confirmed the prince’s new role. BetterUp provides coaching and mental health services to clients. The company’s website lists Harry as part of its leadership team, describing him as a “humanitarian, military veteran, mental wellness a...
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