Nearly a million children in London have received polio boosters after the virus was detected in sewage

Nearly a million children in London have received polio boosters after the virus was detected in sewage

CNN — Children living in London will be offered an extra dose of polio vaccine following the discovery of poliovirus in sewage in the British capital, health authorities announced on Wednesday. The UK Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunization has said a targeted booster dose of inactivated polio vaccine should be offered to all children … Read more

Major testing of first possible Lyme vaccine in 20 years begins

Major testing of first possible Lyme vaccine in 20 years begins

DUNCANSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Researchers are looking for thousands of volunteers in the United States and Europe to test the first potential Lyme disease vaccine 20 years from now – in hopes of better combating the tick-borne threat. Lyme is a growing problem, cases increasing and global warming helping ticks expand their habitat. While a … Read more

Major testing of first possible Lyme vaccine in 20 years begins

Major testing of first possible Lyme vaccine in 20 years begins

DUNCANSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Researchers are looking for thousands of volunteers in the United States and Europe to test the first potential Lyme disease vaccine 20 years from now – in hopes of better combating the tick-borne threat. Lyme is a growing problem, cases increasing and global warming helping ticks expand their habitat. While a … Read more

Brad Pitt’s ‘Bullet Train’ pulls into station with $30.1 million

Brad Pitt’s ‘Bullet Train’ pulls into station with .1 million

NEW YORK (AP) — The stylized action game “Bullet Train,” starring Brad Pitt, arrived with an opening weekend of $30.1 million, according to studio estimates on Sunday, as the latest big movie in Hollywood’s summer revival landed in theaters. “Bullet Train”‘s debut for Sony Pictures was solid but unspectacular for a film that cost $90 … Read more

Brad Pitt’s ‘Bullet Train’ pulls into station with $30.1 million

Brad Pitt’s ‘Bullet Train’ pulls into station with .1 million

NEW YORK (AP) — The stylized action game “Bullet Train,” starring Brad Pitt, arrived with an opening weekend of $30.1 million, according to studio estimates on Sunday, as the latest big movie in Hollywood’s summer revival landed in theaters. “Bullet Train”‘s debut for Sony Pictures was solid but unspectacular for a film that cost $90 … Read more

Judge: Kevin Spacey must pay ‘House of Cards’ creators $30 million

Judge: Kevin Spacey must pay ‘House of Cards’ creators  million

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge ruled Thursday that Kevin Spacey and his production companies are to pay the creators of “House of Cards” nearly $31 million for losses caused by his firing in 2017 for sexual harassment of crew members. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mel Red Recana’s ruling gives the force of law … Read more

The CDC estimates that 1.7 million gay and bisexual men are most at risk of monkeypox

The CDC estimates that 1.7 million gay and bisexual men are most at risk of monkeypox

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that approximately 1.7 million men who have sex with men currently face the greatest threat of monkeypox. CDC Director Rochelle Walensky told reporters on a call Thursday that gay and bisexual men who are HIV-positive or who take drugs, called PREPs, to reduce their risk of contracting … Read more

The video game “Stray” cat brings certain advantages to real cats

The video game “Stray” cat brings certain advantages to real cats

NEW YORK (AP) — The virtual hero cat of new video game sensation “Stray” isn’t just meandering along rusty pipes, jumping over unidentified slimes and decoding clues in a seemingly abandoned. The bold orange tabby also helps real-world cats. Through online fundraising platforms, players play “Stray” while broadcasting live for the public to raise money … Read more

Mickelson and LIV golfers sue PGA Tour for suspensions

Mickelson and LIV golfers sue PGA Tour for suspensions

Team Hy Flyers Phil Mickelson of the United States speaks to the media after the first round of the inaugural LIV Golf Invitational, June 9, 2022. Paul Child | Action images via Reuters Eleven professional golfers filed an antitrust complaint against the PGA Tour on Wednesday after they were suspended from playing on the tour … Read more

Mickelson and LIV golfers sue PGA Tour for suspensions

Mickelson and LIV golfers sue PGA Tour for suspensions

Team Hy Flyers Phil Mickelson of the United States speaks to the media after the first round of the inaugural LIV Golf Invitational, June 9, 2022. Paul Child | Action images via Reuters Eleven professional golfers filed an antitrust complaint against the PGA Tour on Wednesday after they were suspended from playing on the tour … Read more