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The influenza virus normally peters out in the warmer months (see red line, from 2019).  In 2019, infections peaked in the 10th week of the year, in March.  But this year (blue line), it has remained constant and not gone away, to the consternation of scientists

Children infected with three viruses at a time because COVID measures have worn down immune systems

Children are turning up in doctors’ clinics infected with as many as three different types of viruses, in what experts believe is the result of their immune systems being weakened from two years of COVID lockdowns and mask-wearing. Medical staff have come to expect a surge in cases of flu and severe colds during the …

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Britney Spears' ex Jason Alexander officially charged, set to appear in court after wedding crash

Britney Spears’ ex Jason Alexander officially charged, set to appear in court after wedding crash

Britney Spears’ ex-husband Jason Alexander was charged Monday with a felony count of stalking and held on $100,000 bail after allegedly trying to crash the singer’s fantasy-land wedding last week. Prosecutors in Ventura County also slapped the 40-year-old with three misdemeanor counts: trespassing and refusing to leave private property, vandalism and battery, public records show. …

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ESPN 100 guard Dior Johnson commits to join Pittsburgh men's basketball program, knowing it's 'where I needed to be'

ESPN 100 guard Dior Johnson commits to join Pittsburgh men’s basketball program, knowing it’s ‘where I needed to be’

Four-star basketball recruit Dior Johnson has committed to Pittsburgh, he told ESPN on Monday. “I was looking for a coach to challenge me and hold me in high account,” Johnson said via text. “I still have some things to work on and another level to tap into, in all phases of the game. Coach [Jeff] …

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Cooper Noriega, left, is pictured with his ex Sabrina Quesada.  Quesada shared ways with Cooper after a year and a half of dating in April

TikTok star Cooper Noriega’s ex-girlfriend Sabrina Quesada pays tribute as investigations continue

Family and friends of Cooper Noriega, 19, have thanked his supporters for their outpouring of support after the TikTok influencer was found dead on Thursday. Noriega was found dead in a mall parking lot on the 500 block of North First Street in Los Angeles just hours after posting a video about dying young. On …

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Billie Eilish is videoed telling the concert.  'People are fainting and getting pulled out.  Are we okay?  Let me know.  It's hot

Billie Eilish stops show at London’s O2 Arena after several fans passed out in sweltering heat

The moment Billie Eilish stops show at London’s O2 Arena after several fans passed out in sweltering heat and had to be carried out by security American pop star said she knew people were ‘fainting’ amid pressure on stage At O2 arena she asked people to take a step back so fans weren’t ‘squished’ Those …

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Denver Broncos RB Melvin Gordon III won't 'lay down' in battle for carries with Javonte Williams

Denver Broncos RB Melvin Gordon III won’t ‘lay down’ in battle for carries with Javonte Williams

ENGLEWOOD, Col. — Denver Broncos running back Melvin Gordon III believes most people have already designated Javonte Williams as the team’s top back, but Gordon said Monday he isn’t ready, or willing, to surrender his chance at the job. “I told [Broncos general manager George Paton] when I was at the [negotiating] table, I’m not …

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A strawberry full moon, shown here in Cape Sounion, Greece, on June 2021, will appear from June 12 moonrise to June 15 moonset, according to NASA.

June’s strawberry moon will light up the sky this week

A strawberry full moon, shown here in Cape Sounion, Greece, on June 2021, will appear from June 12 moonrise to June 15 moonset, according to NASA. (Petros Giannakouris, Associated Press) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes WASHINGTON — June’s full moon, the strawberry moon, will illuminate the sky this week. The moon will appear full from …

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Britney Spears' ex Jason Alexander officially charged, set to appear in court after wedding crash

Britney Spears’ ex Jason Alexander officially charged, set to appear in court after wedding crash

Britney Spears’ ex-husband Jason Alexander was charged Monday with a felony count of stalking after he live-streamed his break-in at the singer’s California home and attempted to crash her fantasy-land wedding last week. Prosecutors in Ventura County also slapped the 40-year-old with three misdemeanor counts: trespassing and refusing to leave private property, vandalism and battery, …

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Jason Binn, 47, leaving the Manhattan Criminal Court on Monday.  He was arrested after allegedly molesting a girl under 17

Manhattan luxury magazine publisher Jason Binn arrested for allegedly molesting a girl under 17

The luxury Manhattan magazine publisher Jason Binn has been arrested in New York City for allegedly molesting a girl under 17. Binn, 47, is the founder and CEO of the glitzy magazine DuJour. He was charged with forcible touching intimate parts and endangering a minor under 17. Binn is a father of two girls and …

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Phil Mickelson Faces Media in US For First Time as LIV Golf Member, With Saudi Funding a Common Question

Phil Mickelson Faces Media in US For First Time as LIV Golf Member, With Saudi Funding a Common Question

Phil Mickelson took questions at the US Open for 25 minutes on Monday, many about the Saudi funding of the LIV Golf Invitational Series. John David Mercer/USA Today BROOKLINE, Mass. – In what figures to be an ongoing occurrence when he meets with the media, Phil Mickelson took an abundance of questions on Monday concerning …

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