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Oil drops as storm-hit US supplies return to market

TORC oil and gas pump jack near Granum, Alberta, Canada, May 6, 2020. REUTERS/Todd Korol/File Photo Oil drops but still poised for weekly gains of over 3% Supports the slow recovery of production after Ida…

FDA vaccine advisor says decision to boost Covid-19 has been expedited by Biden administration’s Sept.

Three reports have been published Wednesday support the argument that people may need a booster dose of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine over time, and they suggest that such boosters would be safe. The reports are part…

US judge retracts Prince Andrew’s attempt to avoid defendant’s lawsuit

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A US judge on Thursday ruled that a woman who accused Britain’s Prince Andrew of hiding from a sexual assault lawsuit should try an alternative way to file her legal papers…

The Republican who voted to impeach Trump will not run again

One of the 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump for his role in fomenting the January 6 rebellion at the Capitol announced Thursday night that he will not seek re-election…

Banks beware, strangers break the law of finance

Data Show Embedded Financial Investment Jumps in 2021 Buy now, pay later deals take center stage Fintech market valuations have outpaced banks LONDON, Sept 17 (Reuters) – Anyone can become a banker these days, you…

Colorado Governor Jared Polis marries longtime partner in the first same-sex marriage of a seated governor

Polis is the first governor from the LGBTQ community in the United States to marry while in the governor’s office, according to LGBTQ Victory Box, which tracks political candidates and elected officials from the LGBTQ…

A Brazilian official wants a post-mortem post-mortem on COVID-19 teens. The health agency says there is no evidence of movement

Brazilian Health Minister Marcelo Quiroga attends a press conference at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, July 29, 2021. REUTERS/Adriano Machado BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s federal government wants to stop COVID-19 vaccinations for most teens,…

A chiropractor in Florida signed hundreds of mask exemption forms for students, prompting the district to update its mask policy

The Sarasota County School Board voted in August to implement a mandatory 90-day mask policy for students, staff, visitors and suppliers, with Exceptions For medical reasons or if wearing a face mask does not comply…

Powell ordered a comprehensive ethics review after officials’ trading sparked outcry

A spokesman for the Federal Reserve said, Thursday, that Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has ordered a comprehensive review of the ethics rules governing financial holdings and transactions by senior officials of the US central…

Federer’s sneakers IPO proceeds fast

July 7, 2021; London, United Kingdom; Roger Federer (Switzerland) plays Hubert Hurkacz (Poland) in the quarter-finals at All England Lawn Tennis & Crockett Club. Mandatory credit: Peter van den Berg-USA TODAY Sports LONDON, September 16…

Online purchases boost US retail sales; The job market is recovering

People wearing protective masks shop at Macy’s Herald Square after the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, US, December 26, 2020. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon/File Photo Retail…

Countries are sounding the alarm over the outbreak of Covid-19 among school-age children

The United States is not alone. Infections with COVID-19 among children and adolescents in the Americas – including the US and Canada – have reached more than 1.9 million, Dr. Carissa Etienne, director of the…

Candice Ayers of Springfield, Illinois: A family says in its obituary that a mother’s death with COVID-19 could have been prevented if more people had been vaccinated

“I took my dad to take a second hit, and we were all so excited,” said their son, Mark Ayers. “We are a family that believes in science. We believe in masks, we believe in…

Alex Mordo: Man charged with shooting prominent lawyer in what officials claim is a conspiracy to commit insurance fraud

Curtis Edward Smith, 61, of Coleton County, is charged with assisted suicide. conspiracy to commit insurance fraud; aim and present a firearm; The assault and battery are of a high and aggravating nature, according to…

Greg Abbott, the governor of Texas, says he is committed to eradicating rapists. The state has more than 5,000 rape kits that have not been tested

For Texas Governor Greg Abbott, this isn’t a big deal, because “Texas will work tirelessly to make sure we get all rapists off the streets of Texas by coming out hard, arresting them, prosecuting them,…