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Finger pointing begins after House fails to extend federal deportation ban

Three U.S. agencies have extended federal moratoria on foreclosure-related evictions in a bid to protect tenants after the House failed to pass legislation that would extend the ban. Driving the news: Democratic House leaders failed to win enough votes to pass the legislation on Friday, adjourning the chamber for a six-week suspension the day before…

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Pineville Police shot man who laid down his gun and “did as I was told to do”, lawsuit says

After shooting Timothy Caraway several times over the past year, Pineville Police rushed to the bleeding and temporarily paralyzed suspect and ordered him to put up his hands. Caraway, according to body camera video from one of the officers, told them he couldn’t comply because he couldn’t feel a thing. Then he repeatedly asked the…

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Vaccinated Americans will soon be able to visit the UK without being quarantined

Latest travel health news WEDNESDAY July 28, 2021 (HealthDay News) From August 2, the UK will allow fully vaccinated travelers from the United States to enter the country without having to self-quarantine upon arrival, officials said on Wednesday. Currently, people who have been vaccinated in Britain do not have to self-isolate when returning from most…

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Man dies after he and his wife are struck by lightning while on family vacation in Florida

A Caroline from the south a man succumbed to his injuries after he and his wife were struck by lightning while on vacation in Florida. The couple, Brent and Kristen Jerome, were both struck by lightning on a beach near Fort Myers on Saturday. Their two children, aged 2 and 5, were close enough to…

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FDA approves automatic use of cheaper generic insulin

THURSDAY July 29, 2021 (HealthDay News) US pharmacists will now be able to automatically substitute a cheaper biosimilar for more expensive branded insulin, the US Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday. Agency approval of an ‘interchangeable’ biosimilar could save diabetics and health plans millions each year, Associated press reported. Until now, doctors had to…

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Popular seasonings recalled due to salmonella

Latest news on infectious diseases THURSDAY July 29, 2021 McCormick & Co. announced on Wednesday the recall of several of its popular seasonings due to potential Salmonella contamination. Included in the recall are McCormick Perfect Pinch Italian Seasoning, McCormick Culinary Italian Seasoning and Frank’s RedHot Buffalo Ranch Seasoning. The products were shipped between June 20…

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10-year-old girl helps brother and grandmother escape Kentucky home as intruder breaks in

The quick actions and calm demeanor of a 10-year-old girl allowed a family to exit their home safely on Monday when an intruder entered their Kentucky residence. Due to Laken Blanford’s brave maneuvers and quick wit in calling her father, the girl received a special honor from the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office. Laken’s father, Lance…