US will allow flu vaccinations for travelers

US will allow flu vaccinations for travelers

The US does not have hard-and-fast rules when it comes to American travelers being vaccinated for the flu abroad. “People should go in their local clinics and schools, and be vaccinated,” Dr. Michelle Smith,…

The five most important things about Beatrix Potter

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The five most important things about Beatrix Potter

Illustration by Pete Stewart Drawing upon her own eclectic travels as well as her knowledge of folklore, Beatrix Potter hailed from a family of academics (her great-grandfather, L.J. Potter, was a parliamentarian). Initially, the…

China and US ink deal to boost carbon-free energy

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China and US ink deal to boost carbon-free energy

In a conference call with reporters on the sidelines of the annual National People’s Congress in Beijing, Xie Zhenhua, China’s vice minister of the State Oceanic Administration, confirmed that both countries agreed on a…

We can't keep building our climate toward catastrophe

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We can’t keep building our climate toward catastrophe

Written by Brienne McKinney, CNN If you’ve heard the global temperature going up, then you’ve probably also heard the climate change alarmist slogan, “We can do this.” “We can” might be a corollary to…

Tulsi Gabbard addresses the Democratic National Convention

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Tulsi Gabbard addresses the Democratic National Convention

“Your challenge is clear,” Gabbard said to party members. “We are all Americans, our diversity is who we are, our strength is who we are. Whether you’re Sikh, Filipino, African American, Muslim or Christian,…

Off-duty deputy beaten while drunk, officials say

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Off-duty deputy beaten while drunk, officials say

By Meghan Hurley, CNN (CNN) – An off-duty sheriff’s deputy was beaten Wednesday evening outside a bar in Kenosha, Wisconsin, while intoxicated, according to a statement from the Lake Country Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff’s Deputy…

Toshiba to split off chip unit and sell to private company

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Toshiba to split off chip unit and sell to private company

Electronics giant plans to sell off chips business to go private as part of post-Lehman restructuring Toshiba has announced plans to split off its powerful chip business into three separate companies and a sale…