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COVID 19 death toll in the US surpassed 700000 following a surge in

The COVID-19 death toll in the US surpassed 700,000 on Friday, with approximately 2,000 new deaths being reported each day, according to data compiled by The New York Times. The emergence of the more-transmissible Delta variant fueled case surges throughout the summer, particularly in Southern states with low vaccination rates. From setting up patient overflow… Read More »

Princess Mako Japanese royal to finally marry commoner boyfriend

After years of controversy, Japan’s Princess Mako will marry her former classmate, a commoner, this month – and giving up her royal status. The Imperial Household Agency said the date had been set for 26 October. The couple were initially set to wed in 2018, but this was put off, reportedly after accounts that Mr… Read More »

3 Washington schools went into lockdown after far right anti mask

Three schools in Washington state went on lockdown on Friday after a crowd of far-right protestors. Members of Patriot Prayer, a far-right group tied to the Proud Boys, assembled outside of Skyview High School on Friday in Vancouver to protest against face mask requirements. Many wore signature Proud Boys colors, yellow and black, according to… Read More »

Researchers Doubt That Certain Mental Disorders Are Disorders At All

What if mental disorders like anxiety, depression or post-traumatic stress disorder aren’t mental disorders at all? In a compelling new paper, biological anthropologists call on the scientific community to rethink mental illness. With a thorough review of the evidence, they show good reasons to think of depression or PTSD as responses to adversity rather than… Read More »

Tina Turner Is Leaving Behind a Fortune After Saying Goodbye to Fans in

With the release of HBO’s new documentary Tina, many fans are now curious to know what Tina Turner’s net worth looks like today. The Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll has had a legendary career in music, which naturally makes for an impressive net worth—but as Tina reveals, this success didn’t come without a cost. In Tina, which is… Read More »