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Some insurance brokers are enrolling people into ACA health plans without their consent, perhaps for commissions, a move that could put people in danger of owing back subsidies connected with the coverage.
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Which respirator is right for you? Where can you buy a legitimate one? It turns out, it's not that hard to find a good N95 or similar mask that's comfortable to wear for hours. Here are answers to some common questions about these masks.
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A rare Steller's sea eagle β€” one of the world's largest raptors, native to Russia and Japan, with an 8-foot wingspan β€” has taken residence on the coast of Maine, drawing crowds of birders eager to catch a glimpse.
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Teenagers Myles and Marina Daniel lost both of their parents to COVID-19 within 24 hours. They're among more than 167,000 kids in the U.S. who have lost a parent or primary caregiver to the pandemic.
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The spread of omicron has people scrambling to get tested for COVID. The lines are long, appointments get scooped up fast, and rapid antigen tests are hard to find. This problem is hitting essential workers – often people of color – particularly hard.
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14 hours ago
Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is negotiating a plea deal in his corruption trial that could lead to him stepping away from politics for seven years.
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"Let everybody see caskets of their fellow Bronxites being buried because of the condition in which they lived," said Sheikh Musa Drammeh, who organized Sunday's public funeral for the Bronx fire victims.
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19 hours ago
The FBI says that the person who entered a synagogue in Colleyville, Texas on Saturday and took four people hostage is a 44-year-old British citizen. The bureau says there is "no indication" that other individuals were involved in the incident.
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A major winter storm that is already dropping snow and freezing rain on the Southern U.S. is heading north and could leave more than a foot of snow and in excess of a quarter inch of ice in some areas, the National Weather Service warned.
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The spread of omicron has people scrambling to get tested for COVID. The lines are long, appointments get scooped up fast, and rapid antigen tests are hard to find. This problem is hitting essential workers – often people of color – particularly hard.
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22 hours ago
Need help trying to ditch fast fashion? Here's a tip ... before you hit "purchase" on that trendy new top, pause and try this simple test: Ask yourself if you'd wear that item 30 times or more.
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Rabbi Israel "Sy" Dresner was one of the earliest Freedom Riders in the 1960s. He used to leave his home in northern New Jersey, sometimes driving all night to join the nonviolent protests against segregation in the South. He died Thursday at age 92.
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YouTubers have started buying massive pallets of Amazon returns β€” mysterious cornucopias of random goods β€” then unboxing them for viewers. The reveals are quite surprising, NPR critic @lindaholmes writes.
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Quebec's plan to put a "significant" health tax on unvaccinated people β€” who account for a large share of COVID-19 hospitalizations β€” quickly drove a rush of new appointments this week, health officials say.
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