Symptoms persist for two years for some; inflammatory protein models may provide long COVID clues

A medical worker prepares a syringe with a dose of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine during a visit by US Vice President Kamala Harris to a vaccination center in Chinatown, Chicago, Illinois, States United States, April 6, 2021. Picture taken April 6, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Barria Join now for FREE unlimited access to … Read more

Explanation: Some patients reporting COVID rebounds after taking Pfizer pills

May 11 (Reuters) – More than 2.8 million courses from Pfizer Inc. (PFE.N) The COVID-19 oral antiviral treatment Paxlovid has been made available in pharmacies across the United States as the Biden administration works to improve access to the drug. As Paxlovid has become more widely used, some patients have reported that COVID-19 symptoms return … Read more

Chinese plane aborts takeoff and catches fire, causing minor injuries during evacuation

Rescue workers are seen at the site where a Tibet Airlines Airbus A319 plane caught fire after an aborted takeoff, at Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport in Chongqing, China May 12, 2022. cnsphoto via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, May 12 (Reuters) – China’s Tibet Airlines said all passengers and … Read more

Prosecutors allege he killed his mother to get family money and insurance. He pleaded not guilty

Nathan Carman was arrested on Tuesday. He is charged with the death of his mother, Linda Carman, during a 2016 fishing trip off the coast of New England, according to the indictment filed last week in US District Court. He was found adrift in a life raft a week into their journey, CNN previously reported. … Read more

Prosecutors allege he killed his mother to get family money and insurance. He pleaded not guilty

Nathan Carman was arrested on Tuesday. He is charged with the death of his mother, Linda Carman, during a 2016 fishing trip off the coast of New England, according to the indictment filed last week in US District Court. He was found adrift in a life raft a week into their journey, CNN previously reported. … Read more

Boeing clashes with key supplier ahead of Starliner spacecraft launch

WASHINGTON, May 11 (Reuters) – Boeing Co. (TO PROHIBIT) rivals Aerojet Rocketdyne (AJRD.N)a key supplier to its Starliner spacecraft as the US aerospace giant races to test launch the uncrewed astronaut capsule and repair its reputation in the space sector, people familiar with the matter said. The CST-100 Starliner is scheduled to launch May 19 … Read more

Content moderator in Kenya sues Meta over working conditions

NAIROBI, May 10 (Reuters) – A former moderator working for Facebook owner Meta Platforms Inc. (FB.O) on Tuesday filed a lawsuit alleging that poor working conditions for contracted content moderators violate the Kenyan constitution. The petition, also filed against Meta’s local outsourcing company, Sama, alleges that workers who moderate Facebook posts in Kenya have been … Read more

How Banning Abortion Could Worsen America’s Maternal Mortality Crisis

“I was there watching her hemorrhage, waiting for permission to perform the abortion. It’s a disgusting feeling. It’s a sad feeling. And you’re sitting there literally watching her blood pressure drop while you wait permission,” the chair of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of South Florida told CNN. “It’s just sad to know now … Read more

Analysis: Aircraft lessors prepare to fight insurers over Russian plane default

Passenger planes of Aeroflot – Russian Airlines are parked at Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow, Russia March 12, 2022. REUTERS/Marina Lystseva Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Major landlord promises ‘vigorous’ pursuit of claims Legal expert says results could be unpredictable Soaring insurance rates ‘are not a pretty sight’ Lessors keep in … Read more

More auto insurance reimbursements possible for Michigan drivers, state says

LANSING, Mich. (FOX 2) – Michigan Auto insurance companies hit their deadline to issue $400 reimbursement checks this week. However, that may not be the end of the money drivers might receive. According to Anita Fox, the director of the agency that oversaw the distribution of $3 billion in refunds, her team will continue to … Read more