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Hawaii Gov. Ige looks back on coronavirus, tourism shutdown

Hawaii Gov. Ige looks back on coronavirus, tourism shutdown

Crisis response is one way to sum up Hawaii Gov. David Ige's eight years in office.

November 27th, 8:28 AM CST
After a year, omicron still driving COVID surges and worries

After a year, omicron still driving COVID surges and worries

The omicron variant is driving U.S. COVID-19 case counts higher in many places just in time for the holiday season.

November 25th, 8:09 AM CST
WHO, CDC: A record 40 million kids miss measles vaccine dose

WHO, CDC: A record 40 million kids miss measles vaccine dose

The World Health Organization and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say measles immunization has dropped significantly since the coronavirus pandemic began, resulting in a record high of nearly 40 million children missing a vaccine dose last year.

November 23rd, 12:19 PM CST
Facial recognition can help conserve seals, scientists say

Facial recognition can help conserve seals, scientists say

Facial recognition technology is mostly associated with uses such as surveillance and the authentication of human faces, but a group of scientists believe they’ve found a new use for it: saving seals.

November 23rd, 10:04 AM CST
'Viral jambalaya': Early flu adding to woes for US hospitals

'Viral jambalaya': Early flu adding to woes for US hospitals

A rapidly intensifying flu season is straining U.S. hospitals already overburdened with patients sick from other respiratory infections.

November 18th, 2:28 PM CST
US Home Births Reached Highest Level in 30 Years in 2021

US Home Births Reached Highest Level in 30 Years in 2021

U.S. home births increased slightly in the pandemic’s second year, rising to the highest level in decades.

November 17th, 11:19 AM CST

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