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One chart shows how well vaccines and boosters protect against severe Omicron compared to Delta

Jolanta Gawlik, left, gives Juliana Cepeda the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in New York.Mark Lennihan/AP Photo Booster shots appear to be at least 90% effective against hospitalization for Delta and Omicron. But Omicron poses a greater challenge to vaccine protection, according to two new CDC studies. Omicron increased the odds that vaccinated or boosted people would get infected relative to Delta. COVID-19 booster shots were effective at preventing hospitalization and death before Omicron started...
Tags: Science, News, Cdc, US, Trends, Delta, Oakland California, New York Mark Lennihan, Juan Perez, Carlos Ramirez, Omicron, Aria Bendix, Coronavirus, COVID, Covid-19 Vaccine, Hospitalizations


2 charts show how Omicron symptoms differ from Delta and past coronavirus variants

Girl takes test after getting COVID-19 symptoms on January 4.Brittany Murray/MediaNews Group/Long Beach Press-Telegram/Getty Images Sore throats and runny noses are increasingly common in vaccinated people with Omicron. But Omicron patients report fewer instances of fever, cough, and loss of taste or smell. The charts below show which Omicron symptoms are most common, and how they compare to prior variants. Almost as soon as Omicron started spreading, doctors noticed slight differences in the...
Tags: Hong Kong, UK, Science, News, San Francisco, Trends, Connecticut, Delta, Symptoms, Oakland California, Moreno, Yale School of Medicine, Juan Perez, Brandenburg Germany, Jorge Moreno, Carlos Ramirez


Omicron infections often start with a scratchy throat, doctors say — evidence of the changing nature of COVID-19 symptoms

Dr. Carlos Ramirez conducts an examination on Juan Perez, 50, in Oakland, California, on May 12, 2020.Jessica Christian/The San Francisco Chronicle/Getty Images Sore throat appears to be a common, early symptom of an Omicron infection. Patients in South Africa, the UK, and the US reported scratchy throats prior to other symptoms. Omicron could infect the throat before the nose, unlike other variants, some experts say. At the end of December, Dr. Jorge Moreno and his colleagues were monitoring...
Tags: UK, Science, London, News, US, San Francisco, Trends, South Africa, Connecticut, Delta, Norway, Symptoms, University College London, Oakland California, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Moreno


CEO Carol Tomé was an outsider hired to whip UPS into shape for the age of e-commerce. Some insiders and lifers worry she's killing what made the company great in the process.

Carol Tomé, CEO of UPS. UPS; Shayanne Gal/Insider Carol B. Tomé took the helm at UPS just as the pandemic supercharged e-commerce. Some insiders say her efforts to increase profits are generating anxiety among drivers. Tomé's leaner, faster style is ditching tradition and creating a UPS some veterans don't recognize. See more stories on Insider's business page. When Carol B. Tomé took over as the chief executive of United Parcel Service on June 1, 2020, the headline wasn't ...
Tags: Amazon, US, Trends, Linkedin, Georgia, E-commerce, UPS, Wyoming, Fortune, Jamie Dimon, Brown, National Retail Federation, Gooding, United Parcel Service, Juan Perez, Tome


Roc Nation’s VC Neil Sirni lays out his investment strategy

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation announced in 2017 that it was forming a venture investment arm called Arrive. And the firm has been busy since then — co-founder and President Neil Sirni said Arrive has made 29 investments thus far. At the same time, Sirni hasn’t really said much about those investments publicly, or about the broader strategy. So he reached out to me a few months ago, suggesting that he was ready to provide more details about Arrive. “We’re now three years, 29 investments in and expanding – s...
Tags: Asia, Europe, New York, Jay Z, Southeast Asia, US, Tech, Brooklyn, Venture Capital, Goldman Sachs, Arrive, Vietnam, North America, Jay, Barclays Center, Singapore Indonesia


The dynamic career and life of Michael Rubin - billionaire team partner, friend of high-profile rappers, and criminal-justice reform advocate

Robert Kraft, Jay-Z, and Michael Rubin at Rubin's Fanatics Super Bowl Party in February 2020. Kevin Mazur/Getty Images Insider profiled Michael Rubin, the executive chairman of Fanatics, partner of the Philadelphia 76ers, and co-founder of the Reform Alliance, following Fanatics' recent $12.8 billion valuation. Entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk, rapper Quavo, and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft provided commentary on Rubin's work at the intersections of sports, entertainment...
Tags: UK, Microsoft, Entertainment, Ebay, Satya Nadella, Sports, NFL, Trends, Atlanta, Nike, Star, Nba, Retail, Miami, New England Patriots, Tom Brady


The 'chameleon-like compassion' and career of Michael Rubin - billionaire team partner, friend of high-profile rappers, and criminal-justice reform advocate

Robert Kraft, Jay-Z, and Michael Rubin at Rubin's Fanatics Super Bowl Party in February 2020. Kevin Mazur/Getty Images Insider profiled Michael Rubin, the executive chairman of Fanatics, partner of the Philadelphia 76ers, and co-founder of the Reform Alliance, following Fanatics' recent $12.8 billion valuation. Entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk, rapper Quavo, and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft provided commentary on Rubin's work at the intersections of sports, entertainment...
Tags: UK, Microsoft, Entertainment, Ebay, Satya Nadella, Sports, NFL, Trends, Atlanta, Nike, Star, Nba, Retail, Miami, New England Patriots, Tom Brady


UPS reveals plan to buy hundreds of eVTOLs that can fly up to 250 miles to deliver packages - take a look

A rendering of Beta Technologies' eVTOL aircraft. UPS UPS is planning to buy electric takeoff and land aircraft, or eVTOLs, to transport packages. Beta Technologies' Alia-250C is the shipping giant's eVTOL of choice, with options for 150 aircraft. The electric aircraft can carry 1,400 pounds of payload and travel up to 250 miles emission-free. See more stories on Insider's business page. UPS is going electric - in the air. A rendering of Beta Technologies' eV...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, New York, News, Air Travel, Washington, Planes, Los Angeles, Trends, Features, UPS, Flying, Shipping, Reid Hoffman, Archer, Las Vegas


Florida cops charged after one punched teen and another tried to destroy the evidence

After a raid in Miami, police Sgt. Manuel Regueiro approached and punched an 18-year-old cuffed suspect in the face. The victim warned the officers they were being filmed by the home security system. So officer Alex Gonzalez stole the evidence. But he had in fact taken the system's battery, and now both officers are being charged with crimes. Regueiro for misdemeanor battery ... Gonzalez with tampering with evidence, a third-degree felony, and misdemeanor petty theft. “Shameful we have to tak...
Tags: Post, Florida, News, Miami, Police Brutality, Gonzalez, Juan Perez, Alex Gonzalez, Manuel Regueiro, Regueiro


Police officer on patrol in Florida killed in ATV crash

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Florida police officer is dead following an all-terrain vehicle crash. Miami-Dade police say the officer was patrolling an area near a canal Wednesday afternoon when he hit a tree. Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez says officers had been in the area west of Cutler Bay following nuisance and theft […]
Tags: Florida, News, Ap, Miami, Miami Dade, Juan Perez, Nation & World, Cutler Bay


Boston police face lawsuit over listing hats and selfies as gang symbols

Legal action seeks transparency over little-known points system used to designate gang affiliation without allegations of criminal activityFor Boston police department, the Chicago Bulls hat was a sign.When high school student Juan Perez – not his real name – was pulled over by police in late 2016, his cap became an unlikely link in a chain of events that landed him on a police database of suspected gang members, and has left him in fear of being deported. Continue reading...
Tags: Boston, Massachusetts, Race, US news, US policing, Gangs, Chicago Bulls, Juan Perez


"A man yelling about Donald Trump opened fire early Friday in the lobby of a Miami-area golf resort owned by the President...."

CNN reports.Authorities received a call of an active shooter at the Trump National Doral Golf Club at 1:30 a.m., said Juan Perez, director of the Miami-Dade police.... Perez did not provide details on what the shooter was saying about Trump, who was at the White House at the time.ADDED:BREAKING: Shooter at Trump National hotel has been identified as Jonathan Oddi, 42, of Doral https://t.co/wcouKJE3S3 pic.twitter.com/1DRLZTWee5— David Ovalle (@DavidOvalle305) May 18, 2018 [Author: [email protected]
Tags: Crime, Law, White House, Cnn, Miami, Donald Trump, Trump, Perez, David Ovalle, Miami Dade, Juan Perez, Doral, Ann Althouse, Trump National, Trump National Doral Golf Club, Jonathan Oddi


Man yelling 'anti-Trump' rhetoric opens fire at President's Miami-area golf resort

The man who opened fire at the Trump National Doral Golf Club early Friday had been yelling "anti-Trump ... rhetoric" there, Miami-Dade police Director Juan Perez said.
Tags: Cnn, Miami, Trump, Miami Dade, Juan Perez, Trump National Doral Golf Club


Police Arrest ‘Active Shooter’ At Trump Golf Course

DORAL, Fla. (AP) — A man was arrested early Friday after exchanging gunfire with officers, shouting about President Donald Trump and draping a flag over the counter in the lobby of the Trump National Doral Golf Club near Miami that’s owned by Trump, police said. Police were notified of an “active shooter” about 1:30 a.m., Doral Police Chief Hernan Organvidez told news reporters. He said officers from Doral and Miami-Dade confronted him immediately and exchanged gunfire with the man who was “neut...
Tags: News, Fbi, Miami, Secret Service, Donald Trump, Trump, Perez, Miami Dade, Trump Organization, Juan Perez, Doral, DORAL Fla AP, Trump Golf Course, Kate Riga, Trump National Doral Golf Club, Doral Police


Gunfire erupts at Trump resort; police arrest man with flag

By FREIDA FRISARO The Associaed Press DORAL, Fla.— A man shouting about Donald Trump entered the president’s south Florida golf resort early Friday, draped a flag over a lobby counter and exchanged fire with police before being arrested, police said. One officer received an unspecified injury, officials said. Police were notified of an “active shooter” in the Trump-owned Trump National Doral Golf Club near Miami about 1:30 a.m., Doral Police Chief Hernan Organvidez told news reporters. He said o...
Tags: Florida, News, Mexico, Uncategorized, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, United States, Pga Tour, Miami, Fox News, Secret Service, Donald Trump, Trump National Doral, Cadillac, Trump


Florida bridge collapse: all bodies recovered from crushed vehicles

Five bodies pulled from vehicles; a sixth died in hospitalVictim’s uncle rages at ‘complete incompetence of installationPolice in Miami believe they have recovered all the bodies of those who died in a catastrophic bridge collapse on a busy highway on Thursday. The Miami-Dade police chief, Juan Perez, told news media late on Saturday searchers had recovered all five bodies of people in vehicles that were crushed under the pedestrian bridge at Florida International University, when the structure ...
Tags: Florida, US news, Miami, Miami Dade, Florida International University, Juan Perez, Sweetwater Continue


Miami bridge collapse: engineer's answerphone message about crack not heard

Homicide detectives opened an investigation on Friday into the collapse of a new footbridge that killed at least six people at Miami’s Florida International University (FIU), as questions began to swirl about the companies behind the structure’s controversial design and construction. Juan Perez, the director of Miami-Dade police department, said criminal charges were possible once exhaustive inquiries by his detectives and state and federal authorities were complete.
Tags: News, Miami, Miami Dade, Florida International University FIU, Juan Perez


Miami bridge collapse: engineer's answerphone message about crack not heard

Police department says criminal charges were possible after inquiries into the accident that killed at least six are completed Homicide detectives opened an investigation on Friday into the collapse of a new footbridge that killed at least six people at Miami’s Florida International University (FIU), as questions began to swirl about the companies behind the structure’s controversial design and construction.Juan Perez, the director of Miami-Dade police department, said criminal charges were poss...
Tags: Florida, US news, Miami, Miami Dade, Florida International University FIU, Juan Perez


Florida bridge: engineer left message about crack two days before collapse

Homicide detectives opened an investigation on Friday into the collapse of a new footbridge that killed at least six people at Miami’s Florida International University (FIU), as questions began to swirl about the companies behind the structure’s controversial design and construction. Juan Perez, the director of Miami-Dade police department, said criminal charges were possible once exhaustive inquiries by his detectives and state and federal authorities were complete.
Tags: Florida, News, Miami, Miami Dade, Florida International University FIU, Juan Perez


How did the Miami bridge collapse? Questions swirl over firms who built walkway

Police department says criminal charges were possible after inquiries into the accident that killed at least six are completed Homicide detectives opened an investigation on Friday into the collapse of a new footbridge that killed at least six people at Miami’s Florida International University (FIU), as questions began to swirl about the companies behind the structure’s controversial design and construction.Juan Perez, the director of Miami-Dade police department, said criminal charges were poss...
Tags: Florida, US news, Miami, Miami Dade, Florida International University FIU, Juan Perez


Cars, bodies remain trapped out of reach after Florida bridge collapse

Rescue workers combed through the rubble of a pedestrian bridge that collapsed onto several lanes of traffic at Florida International University in Miami, but hopes of finding more survivors were fading early on Friday, police said. Six people were confirmed dead after the newly built 950-ton bridge crushed vehicles on one of the busiest roads in South Florida on Thursday. With at least eight vehicles buried and out of reach beneath the rubble, the death toll could rise, Juan Perez, the Miami-...
Tags: Florida, News, Miami, South Florida, Florida International University, Juan Perez, Miami Dade Police Department


Pedestrian bridge collapses at Florida college, crushes 5 cars, injures several people

MIAMI — A brand-new pedestrian bridge collapsed onto a highway at a Miami-area college Thursday, crushing at least five vehicles. Several people were seen being loaded into ambulances and authorities said they were searching for people. There was no immediate report of injuries or any fatalities from authorities. Gov. Rick Scott tweeted that he had spoken with Miami-Dade County Police Chief Juan Perez about the bridge collapse at Florida International University. “I will be in constant communica...
Tags: Florida, News, Sport, Soccer, Miami, Miami Dade County, Rick Scott, Florida International University, Juan Perez, National News, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE, Top Stories IVDB, Top Stories RDF, Top Stories Sun


UPS Orders 125 Tesla Semi Trucks

Tesla is going brown. The UPS has placed a reservation for 125 copies of the Tesla Semi, the largest known order yet for the fully electric truck. UPS joins a growing list of companies that have pre-ordered the Semi in small quantities. PepsiCo just reserved 100 units, while beer company Anheuser-Busch put its name down for 40. Wal-Mart, fleet operator J.B. Hunt, and food distributor Sysco have also made reservations. According to Tesla’s website, it now costs $20,000 to reserve the Semi. UPS al...
Tags: News, Tesla, UPS, Pepsico, Reuters, Wal Mart, Anheuser Busch, Sysco, Juan Perez, Tesla Semi Trucks, Scott Phillippi, UPS Reuters


Jay-Z's TIDAL Is Running Out Of Cash, Bleeding Users [REPORT]

Jay-Z fronted music streamer TIDAL has just 6 months of operating capital left, according to a new report, and is losing users as well. In January of this year, Sprint poured $200 million into the streamer based on a $600 million valuation. __________________________ TIDAL has just six months of cash left and is bleeding users, according to a report by Norway's Dagens Næringsliv. The new report corroborates earlier characterizations of TIDAL's finances. After an early 2017 $200 mill...
Tags: Music, Jay Z, Sprint, Streaming, Norway, Jay, Music Business, Music Tech, Bruce Houghton, Engadget, Juan Perez, Roc Nation Sports, Startups & Funding, Dagens Næringsliv, Jay Zs


Zoologist Dragonfly and Panda 2017

  In June 2017, Victor Wong of Zoologist presents two fragrances, the new Dragonfly, signed by the perfumer Juan Perez and the re-edition of Panda, a brand new composition signed by Christian Carbonnel. Juan Perez created Dragonfly as a chypre-floral, emphasizing rain notes, clover, iris, rice, lotus and musk. The scent leads us to the wonderful scenery, impressively explained by Wong.... Read full article: Zoologist Dragonfly and Panda 2017 from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Mag...
Tags: Fashion, Juan Perez, Fragrantica Perfumes, Victor Wong, Wong Read, Carbonnel Juan Perez


2 Miami Police Officers Shot In Ambush-Style Attack

(Reuters) - A group of men shot and wounded two police officers in an ambush-style attack outside an apartment building in Miami late on Monday, media reported. The officers were in an unmarked car at about 10 p.m. at the Annie Coleman housing projects, known as “The Rockies,” when the men walked up to the vehicle and opened fire, the Miami Herald newspaper reported. At least one of the officers fired back, John Rivera, president of the Miami-Dade police union, said, and both survived the attac...
Tags: News, Miami, Herald, Huffington Post, Rockies, Reuters, Brownsville, Jade Walker, Perez, Rivera, Miami Herald, Miami Dade, Juan Perez, Annie Coleman, John Rivera


Police: 2 Miami officers wounded in ‘ambush-style’ shooting

MIAMI (AP) — Two Miami-Dade County police officers have been wounded in what authorities called “an ambush-style” shooting. Authorities say the plainclothes officers were shot Monday night while investigating at the Annie Coleman Apartments on the city’s north side. The officers were part of the Homicide Task Force-Gang Unit. Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez says […]
Tags: News, Ap, Miami, Miami Dade County, Juan Perez, Nation & World, Annie Coleman Apartments, Homicide Task Force Gang Unit Miami Dade Police


Undercover officers shoot 1 man, 2 others taken into custody

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say one man was injured and two others were taken into custody following a shootout with police near Miami. News outlets report the shooting happened early Thursday as undercover officers working on an unrelated case responded to a nearby hit-and-run crash. Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez told reporters at the scene […]
Tags: News, Ap, Miami, Miami Dade Police, Juan Perez, Nation & World


King Launches Bubble Witch 3 Saga on Mobile, Facebook

King announced the release of Bubble Witch 3 Saga, the third installment in the Bubble Witch Saga franchise. The bubble shooter challenges players to help Stella the Witch break a curse that has been placed on Wilbur, a cat with the power of dark magic. In each level of Bubble Witch 3 Saga, players are challenged to complete an objective before running out of shots. For instance, one stage may ask players to rescue owls that have been trapped inside colorful bubbles by making matches with those ...
Tags: Ios, Itunes App Store, Android, Google Play, Mobile, Gaming, Facebook, Seo, Mobile Games, Facebook Games, King, iOS games, Stella, Android Games, Amazon Appstore, Wilbur


Police: Man wanted ‘suicide by cop’ after killing family

MIAMI (AP) — Miami-Dade police say a man suspected of fatally shooting his wife and son and wounding an attorney begged officers to shoot him during a three-hour standoff. Police Director Juan Perez says Fadel Jabado wanted “suicide by cop” when he fired his weapon at officers while sitting in his car in a field […]
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