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Is Israel or UK right about COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness? - The Jerusalem Post

According to one Israeli researcher, both sets of data could be correct. Here is why:

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What does the Delta variant mean for the fully vaccinated? - Yahoo News

The U.S. is seeing a surge in COVID-19 cases driven by the Delta variant. Just how dangerous is it? Here's everything you need to know.

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A Missouri hospital just hit its all-time high for Covid cases. But the county fair that attracts thousands won't be canceled - CNN

The Ozark Empire Fair hosts thousands of visitors from around Missouri, but only 35% of its county is vaccinated and Covid-19 cases are on the rise.

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Thousands protest lockdown in Sydney, several arrested - Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) — Thousands of people took to the streets of Sydney and other Australian cities on Saturday to protest lockdown restrictions amid another surge in cases, and police made several arrests after crowds broke through barriers and threw plastic bottles…

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Olympics 2021 -- First gold given, plus updates from all the action in Tokyo - ESPN

The Olympic Games have begun. Here is what is happening during a busy opening 24 hours in Tokyo.

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PointsBet pulled Green Bay over-under win total bet on Friday due to Aaron Rodgers retirement speculation - NBC Sports

Yes, the rumors of Aaron Rodgers retiring from football next week are real. PointsBet sports book tells PFT that the Green Bay over-under win total, which PointsBet had reinstalled earlier this month at nine, was removed midday Friday. PointsBet says it made …

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Scenes From America’s Largest Wildfire - The New York Times

Small fires burned inside hollowed-out trees. Smoke rose from the blackened dirt. On the edge of the Bootleg Fire in southern Oregon, firefighters worked to halt the advance of the flames.

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SpaceX will launch NASA's Europa Clipper mission to Jupiter's moon - Engadget

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will be launching NASA's long-awaited Europa Clipper mission..

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2021 NHL Draft results, recap: Sabres take Owen Power with No. 1 pick, Michigan has huge night - CBSSports.com

The Wolverines had three players picked in the top 10

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BKFC 19 results: Rachael Ostovich avenges loss to Paige VanZant, wins decision in a five-round war - MMA Junkie

Rachael Ostovich avenges loss to Paige VanZant, outpoints her in a five-round war at BKFC 19.

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Conservative vaccine skeptic radio host now hospitalized, family begs others to get vaccinated - msnNOW

Phil Valentine has used his radio show on WWTN-FM in Nashville to spread questionable vaccine takes, and his most recent Facebook post mocks the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

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Biden campaigns for McAuliffe in closely watched Virginia gubernatorial race - NBC News

President Joe Biden traveled a few miles across the Potomac River on Friday evening to stump for former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, who is in a highly watched race to regain his former job.

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In historic first, NASA spacecraft maps what lurks below surface of Mars - CNET

NASA's InSight lander has allowed planetary scientists to map the interior of another planet for the first time.

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Alex Rodriguez slides into single life with bikini-clad women as Jennifer Lopez is coupled up with Ben Affleck - Fox News

Alex Rodriguez was caught enjoying single life while on a European yacht trip for his 46th birthday. The former Yankees star was spotted surrounded by women in bikinis Friday.

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2 Collin County hospitals grapple with ‘superbug’ fungus outbreaks that have killed 4, officials say - The Dallas Morning News

Officials confirmed Friday that two Dallas-area hospitals that are grappling with outbreaks of an untreatable fungus are in Collin County and that four...

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Samsung's athlete gift bag for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics is pretty awesome - Android Central

A British athlete gives fans a look inside the goodie bag that Samsung is providing for all 2020 Tokyo Olympians and Paralympians.

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WATCH: Surfside building collapse site cleared as rescue crews depart - Insider

Miami-Dade county officials said police and forensic specialists will remain on site to identify human remains and recover personal belongings.

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Kanye West's 'Donda' listening party menu goes viral for $40 hot dogs - Page Six

All-beef kosher hotdogs for $40, $45 for cookies and brownies. $35 sweet and salty kettle corn, chicken tenders for $50, and an assorted snack basket for $65.

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U.S. prosecutors move to drop cases against Chinese researchers - Los Angeles Times

A federal judge on Friday granted a motion by prosecutors to dismiss charges against a cancer researcher who had been accused of lying about her alleged membership in the Chinese military on a visa application to work UC Davis. Prosecutors are seeking dismiss…

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'Entourage' star Kevin Connolly says newborn daughter hospitalized with COVID-19: 'It's been hard' - USA TODAY

Kevin Connolly's family is on the "road to recovery" after contracting COVID-19.