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Ivanka And Jared’s Lawyer Threatens To Sue Over The Lincoln Project’s Times Square Billboards

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner’s lawyer is threatening to sue The Lincoln Project for billboards the Republican group installed in Times Square that feature the two White House senior advisers smiling alongside body bags and a staggering coronavirus death toll. “I am writing concerning the false, malicious and defamatory ads that the Lincoln Project is displaying on billboards in Times Square,” Marc Kasowitz — a longtime outside counsel for President Donald Trump from the New York-based law f...
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CDC warns of multi-state Listeria outbreak linked to deli meats

A Listeria outbreak has sickened 10 people across three states, and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention believes deli meats are the cause.
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Hawaii unveils coronavirus vaccine plans, test backlog sends tourists to quarantine, Honolulu marathon canceled, Lanai COVID-19 outbreak balloons, students infected, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Department of Health Immunization Branch Chief Ron Balajadia How Hawaii Is Planning For A Future COVID-19 Vaccine. It could cost Hawaii a minimum of $25 million to get people vaccinated to prevent COVID-19 — once a vaccine is approved by the federal government — state officials said Thursday. Civil Beat.Gov. David Ige announces draft COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan for Hawaii. Gov. David Ige, Lt. Gov. Josh Green and state Department of Health Immunization Branch Chief Ron Balajadia to...
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CDC warns of multi-state Listeria outbreak linked to deli meats

A Listeria outbreak has sickened 10 people across three states, and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention believes deli meats are the cause.
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Trump quietly closed the U.S.'s vaccine safety office last year. Researchers are scrambling to replace it.

Developers will start rolling out their COVID-19 vaccines in the coming months, leaving U.S. health officials to test their long-term safety. But that won't be easy, especially given that the Trump administration quietly shut down the office responsible for ensuring the safety of vaccines last year, The New York Times reports.Before the late 1980s, vaccine safety relied on parents, doctors, vaccine makers, and hospitals to step forward and report symptoms they feared were connected to a vacc...
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Senior Living: Focus on managing diabetic foot ulcers

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , for older adults over the age of 65, diabetes is an important health condition to be aware of as approximately one-quarter of people in that age range have diabetes and one-half have pre-diabetes. People with diabetes can suffer from a wide variety of complications if their condition is not well managed. One of the complications that older adults experience is heightened risk for are diabetic foot ulcers.  Zack Kouyoumjian, Mem...
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Trump Insists COVID-19 Is ‘Going Away.’ Record Numbers Of New Cases Say Otherwise.

As President Donald Trump suggested the coronavirus was winding down around the country during the final presidential debate of the election Thursday, the United States set a record high for new cases in a single day — 77,000 — a total that surpasses an earlier record set in July. 77,640 new cases were reported across the country for the day, an increase by roughly 2,000 cases from the previous record of 75,723 set on July 29, according to NBC News ’ count. The record-breaking total come...
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Supreme Court Upholds Ban On Curbside Voting In Alabama

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday put on hold a lower court order that would have permitted curbside voting in Alabama in November. The justices’ vote was 5-3, with the court’s three liberals dissenting. As is typical when the Supreme Court acts on an emergency basis, the justices in the majority did not explain their decision. It was not clear how many counties might have offered curbside voting, allowing people to vote from their car by handing their ballot to a poll worker. ...
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LIVE: Fact-checking the final Trump-Biden debate

Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images, Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden took the debate stage for the final time Thursday night ahead of the 2020 general election. The debate was moderated by NBC News' Kristen Welker and focused on six main topics: COVID-19, race, climate change, national security, leadership, and American families. The debate comes as Biden holds a hefty lead over Trump in a number of national and state polls, and as the Tru...
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Justices allow Alabama to restore ban on curbside voting

The Supreme Court on Wednesday night granted a request by Alabama election officials to allow them to ban curbside voting. The justices put on hold an order by a federal district judge that would have allowed counties to adopt curbside voting while the state appeals to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit and, if necessary, the Supreme Court. Wednesday’s order means that, as a practical matter, curbside voting will not be available for the upcoming election in November. Justice Sonia S...
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A series of 1-minute interactions gave a correctional officer the coronavirus, prompting new CDC guidance about brief exposure

Correctional officers at the Rikers Island correctional facility in New York, March 12, 2015. Brendan McDermid/Reuters The CDC advises anyone who's been in close contact with someone with coronavirus to quarantine for 14 days.  Close contact was previously defined as being within 6 feet of an infected person for more than 15 consecutive minutes. But a new study shows that a correctional officer got sick after a series of very brief interactions with inmates who later tested positive. That ...
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Health secretary Alex Azar says all Americans who want a vaccine could get one by spring 2021

Alex Azar, Health and Human Services Secretary, speaks to reporters in Washington on February 28, 2020. Reuters The US is on track to start delivering coronavirus shots before the end of 2020, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said on Wednesday. Azar said the country should have enough doses for seniors, healthcare workers, and first responders by the end of January — and for all Americans who want a shot by early April. But that timeline hinges on the success of at least one v...
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Four private schools in L.A. County granted waivers to reopen for TK-2 students

Four private schools in Los Angeles County can start welcoming students in transitional kindergarten through the second grade back to campus. The list, made public on Wednesday, Oct. 21, marks the first time area schools have been given the go-ahead to reopen for its youngest students under a waiver program the county approved late last month. The schools that have been granted the waivers are Holy Angels School in Arcadia, Kadima Day School in West Hills, Los Encinos School in Encino and Rabbi ...
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6 vaccine experts told us how they'll decide whether to get a coronavirus shot

Getty Business Insider asked six infectious-disease experts when they'd feel confident getting a coronavirus vaccine.  Their answers varied in terms of which data would convince them.  Richard Condit, a retired University of Florida virologist, said he'd trust the scientists making the critical regulatory decision. Ultimately, if they recommended people his age get the shot, he'd likely get it, he said.  Other experts wanted more. University of Pennsylvania's Dr. Paul Offit emphasized the...
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A maskless Eric Trump was filmed high-fiving and shaking hands with Trump supporters in Michigan where coronavirus cases just hit a new high

Twitter/@therecount A maskless Eric Trump high-fived and shook hands with Trump supporters at a rally in Michigan. He was filmed in close contact with dozens of maskless supporters of his father on Tuesday. Michigan — a key battleground at next month's election — is experiencing a sharp increase in new cases of the coronavirus. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. President Trump's son Eric was filmed high-fiving and shaking hands with supporters of his father at a campaign...
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A new documentary shows how a top CDC official who warned Americans about the coronavirus promptly vanished from public view

Nancy Messonnier, director of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases at the CDC, speaks at a coronavirus briefing on January 28, 2020. Samuel Corum/Getty In February, the CDC's Nancy Messonnier warned that the coronavirus could lead to a "disruption to everyday life." That contributed to the US stock market's downturn, infuriating President Trump, who had not signed off on the messaging. A new documentary about the US government's coronavirus response, called "Totall...
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CDC estimates there have been almost 300,000 excess deaths in the U.S. this year

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in a new report estimates there have been almost 300,000 excess deaths in the United States this year amid the coronavirus pandemic. CDC researchers on Tuesday said that while about 216,000 deaths from COVID-19 had been confirmed as of Oct. 15, this "might underestimate the total impact of the pandemic on mortality," and they write that "299,028 excess deaths have occurred in the United States from late January through October 3, 2020, with two thir...
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New CDC Study Shows How Covid-19 Is Deadlier Than the Flu

A new report fresh from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention highlights the stark difference between covid-19 and the seasonal flu. For hospitalized patients, the report found, the risk of serious complications like pneumonia and shock was significantly higher from covid-19 than from the flu. People…Read more...
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The 9 biggest takeaways from 'Totally Under Control,' a new documentary filmed in secret about the Trump administration's coronavirus response

The official poster for "Totally Under Control," a new documentary about the US government's response to the coronavirus pandemic. Courtesy of Neon "Totally Under Control," a documentary about the US government's response to the coronavirus pandemic, is now streaming on Hulu. It was filmed mostly in secret over five months and blasts the Trump administration for failing to contain the pandemic. Here are nine key takeaways from the film.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stori...
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Coronavirus economic relief deal beckons as Pelosi, Mnuchin resume talks - live

Americans ‘tired of your lies about this virus’, Biden said of TrumpTrump: ‘People are tired of hearing of Fauci and all these idiots’Trump urges Barr to assign prosecutor to investigate BidensSign up for Fight to Vote – our weekly US election newsletter 8.23pm BST Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer said he had a “long and serious” conversation with Dianne Feinstein, after the top Democrat on the Senate judiciary committee applauded chairman Lindsey Graham’s handling of Amy Coney Barrett’...
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Researchers provide new evidence that fear and anxiety reflect overlapping brain circuits

Anxiety, the most common family of mental illnesses in the U.S., has been pushed to epic new heights by the COVID-19 pandemic, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimating that nearly 1 in 3 U.S. adults and a staggering 41% of people ages 18-29 experienced clinically significant anxiety symptoms in late August.
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CDC issues new guidance, advises travelers on public transportation to wear a mask

As the U.S. surpassed 220,000 COVID-19 deaths, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidance about wearing masks while traveling.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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California Will Not Allow Distribution Of Coronavirus Vaccines Without State Approval

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP/CBS13) — California won’t allow any distribution of new coronavirus vaccines in the nation’s most populous state until it is reviewed by the state’s own panel of experts, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday. In a press conference Monday, Newsom said vaccinations for the pandemic “will move at the speed of trust,” and the state wants its own independent review no matter who wins the presidential election next month. “Of course we won’t take anyone’s word for it,” Newsom said as h...
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Don't wait to start your holiday shopping: experts are expecting shipping delays, low inventory, and fewer last-minute deals

Shipping companies are bracing for a busy holiday season this year. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Last-minute holiday shopping may be more difficult than ever before this year due to shipping delays, low inventory, and fewer last-minute deals than in previous years.  Shipping companies told The Wall Street Journal that they are already at capacity ahead of the holidays, a trend that industry experts are referring to as "shipageddon." Beyond shipping woes, customers may have trouble finding ...
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CDC criticizes White House medical adviser's discredited mask claim

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is criticizing a White House coronavirus adviser for spreading misinformation about...
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CDC criticizes White House medical adviser's discredited mask claim

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is criticizing a White House coronavirus adviser for spreading misinformation about facial coverings, in a potential escalation of the feud between the administration and public health officials within the federal government.
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Some college students are set to head home for Thanksgiving — and may bring COVID with them. Here the impact it may have — and how to mitigate it.

John Minchillo/AP With COVID cases on the rise, especially in college towns, families may need to change Thanksgiving plans. Risky behaviors out of class and changing weather may also lead to more cases among students. Universities and towns can begin preparing now by putting in place mitigation measures, and students should alter their plans to incorporate as many safety measures as possible. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's leading infe...
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Trump attacked Biden by saying his opponent would 'listen to the scientists' in dealing with COVID-19

President Donald Trump said in a mock-serious tone at the Nevada rally on Sunday that Joe Biden would "listen to the scientists" if elected. Fox News/YouTube President Donald Trump mocked Joe Biden at a Nevada rally on Sunday by saying Biden would "listen to the scientists" regarding the coronavirus. The president also claimed Biden "wants to lock down," a misrepresentation of the former vice president's publicly stated position. Trump has repeatedly sidelined or misrepresented mainstream ...
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Eight months in, California is containing COVID-19 as other states spike. Here’s why.

Eight months into the coronavirus pandemic, California has become a rare case: a state that has contained the transmission of COVID-19 and isn’t experiencing another surge — yet, at least. Nationwide, daily infections are up one-quarter in the last two weeks, and the country just reported its most in a single day since July. Lightly populated North Dakota is seeing 85 new cases a day per 100,000 residents over the last two weeks. California? Ten new cases per 100,000, up just 2 percent in two we...
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A groundbreaking new British drug offers hope to opioid addicts

A drug user prepares heroin before injecting inside of a Safe Consumption van on September 25, 2020 in Glasgow, Scotland. Getty Images Buvidal, an injectable form of Buprenorphine, acts as a slow-release drug and blocks the opioid receptors in the brain to stop patients from having withdrawal symptoms.  It only has to be administered once a week or once a month, making it a good alternative to methadone which is often prescribed to wean users off of heroin and other opioids. The UK is now ...
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