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The places in the US that are the farthest from fireworks

There are thousands of locations selling fireworks in the US. The weeks leading up to US Independence Day, on July 4, are peak sales season. In some areas, it’s the only period in the year when sales are legal. Sellers often set up temporary stands and tents across the US to meet demand.There are so…

Top 5 places to land in Fortnite Season 3

Fortnite Season 3 is almost two weeks old, so most players have been able to work their way around the new locations on the map. We have some brand-new POIs along with several returning ones, meaning it’s time to analyze some of the best places to land.For this review, we took a look at popularity,…

Ubisoft places several staff members on leave following claims of misconduct

Multiple employees at Ubisoft, including two executives, have been placed on administrative leave as the company conducts a corporate investigation following allegations of professional misconduct, Bloomberg reports. The two executives placed on leave are Tommy François and Maxime Béland, two employees that serve as vice presidents in a division overseeing worldwide development of the company’s…

See 14 Mind-Blowing Places in Our Solar System

The rugged high rim of Pluto’s Sputnik Planitia basin and the nitrogen-methane ice sheet that partially fills its floor.Image: Lunar and Planetary Institute/Paul Schenk/NASA/New HorizonsOur solar system is an undeniably fascinating place, featuring an assortment of celestial oddities and wonders. Between the planets, moons, comets, and asteroids, there’s no shortage of places for us to…

JEA interim CEO places 8 executives on leave

CEO tells executives they have lost the community’s confidenceJACKSONVILLE, Fla. – In his first major move since taking charge of JEA, interim Chief Executive Officer Paul McElroy has placed the majority of the utility’s leadership team on paid administrative leave.McElroy notified eight executives of the move Tuesday morning, saying that employees, the City Council and…

There Are Now 114 Places to Get Your Hair Cut in Humboldt, But Security and Precaution are More Vital Than Ever, States Joint Details...

LoCO Staff / Today @ 5:27 p.m. / COVID-19 and Humboldt There Are Now 114 Places to Get Your Hair Cut in Humboldt, But Safety and Precaution are More Important Than Ever, Says Joint Information Center From the Humboldt County Joint Information Center: A total of 114 hair salons and barber shops have been certified…

Twitter places warning on Trump post, saying tweet glorifies violence

Twitter put a tweet from President Donald Trump behind a warning label early Friday, stating that he had violated its rules against glorifying violence when he tweeted about protests over the death of George Floyd.The company, which is already embroiled in a dispute with the president over what is acceptable on the platform, did not…

Places without social distancing have 35 times more potential coronavirus spread, study finds

Areas in the United States that do not adhere to any social distancing policies face 35 times more cases of the novel coronavirus, according to a study published Thursday in a peer-reviewed health-care journal.The study, published in the journal Health Affairs, looked at the policies mandating social distancing, and found that the longer a measure…

County positions whole mental health court staff on leave following internal investigation

Multnomah County placed its entire team of mental health court monitors on paid administrative leave, and the four employees later all resigned following investigations of misconduct, county documents show.The employees all worked for the mental health court program, three as case managers and one as a mental health consultant. The county opened an investigation into…

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The NBA and WNBA bubbles are an inconsistent mess

It’s been 24 hours since NBA and WNBA players reported to their respective bubbles, and I take no joy in telling you that the bubbles are a mess. Okay, so that might be a little harsh — it’s not so much that the bubbles are a mess and more that players are having WILDLY different…

The most despised teams in the NHL

Following up on the best NHL rivalries, today we look at which teams you just hate. Once again we turned to the experts, team sites and NHL fans, and asked: rivalries aside, which teams do you loathe? The fans spoke and the answers were fairly predictable, three Original Six teams and two recent Stanley Cup…

The clinical cutting edge

As CRISPR–Cas9 enters human testing, the blistering pace of progress in preclinical research is offering a bewildering array of options for therapeutic gene editing. This March, while the world was dealing with the onslaught of COVID-19, another kind of medical history was being made at the Oregon Health & Science University Casey Eye Institute. Gene-editing…

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KRASG12C-Mutant NSCLC Likely Smoking-Related, Targetable by Brain Metastasis Therapies

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - KRASG12C-mutant non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) appears to be smoking-related and is likely targetable by inhibitors that can delay or prevent brain metastasis, according to an analysis of real-world outcomes. "Currently, the majority of druggable oncogene-driven NSCLCs occur in non-smokers/light ex-smokers," Dr. Wanyuan Cui of the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in…

Proton Pump Inhibitors Tied to COVID-19 Risk

Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. People who use proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) may be more likely to get COVID-19, researchers say. In light of this finding, physicians should consider which patients truly need these powerful acid-lowering drugs, said Brennan Spiegel, MD, MSHS, professor of medicine and…

Breathed In Dye Enables Intraoperative Visualization of Lung-Tumor Margin

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Inhalational indocyanine green (ICG) can be useful for the intraoperative visualization of lung-tumor margin, researchers from South Korea report. Surgical resection with adequate tumor-free margin provides optimal long-term survival in patients with early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), but defining the tumor margin during surgery can be challenging. Dr. Hyun Koo…