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Who’s At The Greatest Risk Of Experiencing ‘Long Covid’?

A recent study linked age and number of Covid-19 symptoms in a positive individual to longer-lasting health problems brought on by the virus. What they found specifically is that women aged 50-60 are at the greatest risk of developing “long Covid."
Amazon Music

UK Government Inquiry Into The Impact of Streaming Services

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It is undeniable that the way we consume music has changed substantially, particularly since the turn of the 21st Century. Previous generations would excitedly travel to music stores to purchase the latest releases physically.
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NFL Debating Team Bubbles To Carry Out The Playoff Season 

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Throughout the unpredictable 2020 NFL season the league has maintained an “all options on the table” mentality in terms of how they will continue out the rest of the season safely as the world continues to battle the Covid-19 pandemic. 
Halloween Movie

Classic Halloween Movies To Get You In The Spooky Spirit 

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Halloween in 2020 definitely looks a little different than what the world is used to, however, just because there’s a global pandemic happening outside of our doors that doesn’t mean we still can’t enjoy all the fun festivities the holiday has to offer.
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Grand Juror On Breonna Taylor Case Claims Homicide Charges Were Never Offered

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A grand juror in the Breonna Taylor case has spoken out against claims made by Kentucky attorney general Daniel Cameron, stating that the jury was never offered homicide charges to consider against the officers involved in the killing of Taylor. 
Racial Love

CEOs Announce Plans To Fight Racism

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This year has been a busy year in terms of events and actions that have seen major changes to not only the way we live and but also the way in which the world continues to evolve.
Walking Outdoors

10,000 Steps A Day Is Key To Maintaining A Healthy Lifestyle, Doctor Says

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In order to maintain a healthy lifestyle, doctors recommend taking at least 8,000 to 10,000 steps every day to keep your mind, body, and spirit active and engaged.

World News

White House in DC

Trump Returns To A Coronavirus-Filled White House Despite Expert Concern

President Donald Trump eagerly returned to the White House this Monday after spending three nights in the Walter Reed Medical Center fighting Covid-19.

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COVID Outbreak in UK

UK Struggles With Large Surge In Coronavirus Cases

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The coronavirus situation in the UK is deteriorating by the day as the country suffers another large surge with case numbers rapidly increasing.
Qingdao China Coronavirus

City Of Qingdao, China To Test All Nine Million Residents For Covid-19 In The Next 5 Days

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Over a period of five days, authorities in the Chinese city of Qingdao will test all nine million of its residents for Covid-19 after it was discovered that a dozen individuals were positive for the virus in a hospital that was treating coronavirus patients arriving internationally. 
Russia Flag

Kremlin Claims Navalny Works With CIA

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After the recent accusations that Russian President Vladimir Putin orchestrated the poison plot against opposition leader Alexei Navalny, the Russian government hit back claiming that Navalny was in fact working with the CIA.
Europe & British Union Flags

EU Starts Legal Proceedings Against UK

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The European Union has begun the process of undertaking legal proceedings against the UK after Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his administration failed to scrap plans to override sections of the Brexit divorce deal.

U.S. News

United States Covid Cases

US Covid-19 Cases Surging As Indoor Gatherings And Travel Increases Throughout Country

Small gatherings and interstate travel is leading to a massive surge in Covid-19 cases in the US as 36 states are now reporting increases in hospitalizations and deaths nationwide.

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Democratic Party

FBI Thwarts Plot To Kidnap Gretchen Whitmer

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The FBI has announced that six men have been arrested in relation to a plot to kidnap and overthrow Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer.
Indigenous Peoples Day

Indigenous Peoples Day Honors And Celebrates Native American History And Culture

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All across the country various states and cities are hosting virtual or outdoor events this Monday October 12th to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day, a holiday meant to celebrate and honor Native American traditions and culture. 
Debate

Trump Refuses Virtual Debate

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Just days from being released from the hospital after receiving treatment for Covid-19, President Donald Trump has refused to participate in a virtual debate against Democratic rival Joe Biden.
The White House

Trump Tells Proud Boys To ‘Stand Down’ After White Supremacy Row

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Following controversial comments during the first of three televised election debates, President Donald Trump has told far-right group Proud Boys to ‘stand down’ and let law enforcement do their work.

Business News

China’s Economy Shows Steady Recovery As Pandemic Is Brought Under Control

China reported a 4.9% economic growth in its third quarter, making it the only major global economy in the world to show an economic increase during a worldwide pandemic.

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Zara Store

More Fashion Retailers Forced Into Administration

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Economies across the world are continuing to suffer thanks to the continuing health crisis that is sweeping the globe with many countries experiencing a second wave in a time when they had been hoping for some respite.
Solar Panels

UK Company Using Material That Could Be “Game-Changer” For Solar Power 

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Solar energy has been one of the biggest innovations within the past few decades. Now, a company in the UK is using a group of materials called perovskites to create the “next generation of solar panels.”
easyjet

easyJet Latest Victim of Pandemic

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The latest victim is British budget airline easyJet who have announced they are expecting to make a £845 million ($1,092m) loss this year. The loss would be the first made by the airline in their 25-year history.
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Google Promises to Invest $1bn For News

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The search engine giant Google has made an announcement that they will pay global news publishers $1bn over the next three years as well as give them more control over how Google’s products will showcase their content.

Culture News

Madrid Spain

Highly-Anticipated Hotel In Madrid Opens Its Doors To A Struggling Tourism Market

Madrid made headlines this week after announcing the opening of its first grand hotel in nearly 50 years. The hotel itself is a luxury Four Seasons establishment that took nearly a decade to complete.

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Coronavirus against the UK

United Kingdom: The Prime Ministers Vision For A Post-COVID Britain

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The UK is currently in the midst of another dramatic surge of coronavirus cases. New restrictions have been put into place to attempt to short-circuit the spread of the virus.
Leonardo da Vinci

Experts Claim Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Lost Masterpiece’ Can’t Be Found Because It Never Existed

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Art experts and scholars have been looking for Leonardo’s “lost masterpiece” for years now, however, some individuals are now claiming that the search is pointless because the work doesn’t even exist. 
Colorful Music

The Continuing Impact of Covid-19 on UK Music Industry

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In November 2019, The Guardian reported that the value of the UK live music sector hit more than £1 billion as detailed in the annual report Music by Numbers.
Cozy Reading a Book

Books To Curl Up With in the Spooky Season

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With coronavirus still looming like our very own villain in a horror dystopia, it seems that many of us will be spending the majority of October indoors. That does not mean however, that we cannot celebrate Halloween curled up, under a blanket with a great book, (themed appropriately of course).

Entertainment News

Colorful Music

Bob Mould Criticizes America With Comeback Album ‘Blue Hearts’

Bob Mould has been spending the past few weeks quarantined in his sealed San Francisco home as toxic smoke fills the California air, which is just one of the many thematic elements that makes up his new album, Blue Hearts.

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Popcorn and Netflix

Netflix Cancels Original Series: Glow

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The original Netflix comedy series, GLOW was renewed last summer for a fourth and final season. The show, centres around a troupe of female wrestlers in the 1980s.
Music Awards

2020 Billboard Music Awards Recap: Post Malone Wins Big In Nine Categories 

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Post Malone proved to be the big winner of 2020’s Billboard Music Awards, taking home nine awards including top artist for the year. Kelly Clarkson hosted the ‘Covid-19 style” award show that involved many remote performances, a crowd less Dolby Theater, and plenty of distancing for the artists that were there to accept their awards.
Warner Bros

Warner Bros Announce Delays in Filming Amidst The Covid-19 Pandemic

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After an already challenging year for the film industry, it seemed as though there might have been a small amount of relief with people heading back into cinemas and the releases of some of the biggest blockbuster films to look forward to.
Watching Scary Movie

Movie Ideas For A Great Halloween Film Fright Night

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Scary film season is upon us and what better excuse to cuddle up under a blanket with a scary movie then a socially distanced Halloween? With film studios releasing films digitally and streaming services doing their usual roundup of Halloween themed films.

Health News

US To Hit 8 Million Covid-19 Cases As Daily Rates Of Infection Surpass 50,000

Experts are warning for a tough and long winter in the US as daily Covid-19 infections surpass 50,000 and the death toll nears 220,000.

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Vaccine Covid

Two Potential Covid-19 Vaccines Could Meet The FDA’s Authorization Guidelines By 2021

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Over 190 countries have joined the effort to create some sort of Covid-19 vaccine or drug treatment. According to the World Health Organization, of those trials 42 are being evaluated in clinical studies and 10 have already reached the late-stage of clinical testing. 
Vaccine Development

Johnson & Johnson Pause Covid-19 Vaccine Trial Due To Unexplained Illness Appearing 

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Johnson & Johnson have become the latest to put their Covid-19 vaccine trial on pause due to an unexplained illness appearing in one of the participants. AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford also made headlines recently when they had to pause their trial for the same reason.
Doctor with Vaccine

FDA Need Two Months Of Safety Data Before Approving Vaccine

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The US Food and Drug Administration have released new guidance for vaccine manufacturers, in which the agency suggested that two months of safety data be gathered before emergency use authorization is sought.
Vaccine going in Arm

Vaccine Will Not Allow a Return to Normal Life By Spring

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Scientists have warned that the scheduled release of a coronavirus vaccine will still not allow society to return to normal by spring. Many, including President Donald Trump, are regarding the release of an effective vaccine as the signal of an end to the pandemic and its devastating effects.

Lifestyle News

Brain

How This CEO Built Her Lifestyle Brand Around Her Brain Disorder

Blain is the founder and CEO of shapewear and lifestyle brand FBF Body, but before becoming she dove into the world of entrepreneurship she was working as an educator in Corporate America. When she was 30-years-old, however, she received a diagnosis for Chiari Malformation which changed everything. 

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How To Better Handle Bouts of Procrastination

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In the year of the coronavirus pandemic, it may be even harder to concentrate on a task after working from home for weeks, missing out on social outlets or simply not having the energy to carry out an activity.
Alcohol Drinks

The New Meaning of Sober For October During The Pandemic

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Sober October has come around once again however no one could have predicted quite how this month would have looked for them this time last year.
Girl in Face Mask in the Winter

How To Start Planning For The Long, Cold, Covid-19 Winter Now 

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While the Covid-19 pandemic has truly turned all of our lives upside-down, the one slight perk has been the fact that the weather has been so nice for the past eight months, allowing us to still see our loved ones and do certain activities in outdoor socially distanced settings.
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The Role of Trust in a Socially Distanced World

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The coronavirus pandemic has altered our way of life almost entirely, and has very much affected the way that we socialise, whether with family, friends, colleagues or acquaintances.

Real Estate News

NYC’s West Village Now Has A 100,000-Square-Foot Amenity Space Of Luxury

New York Architect David Rockwell recently completed this project that’s located under the five-acre luxury development known as Waterline Square. The space itself is described as a 100,000-square-foot amenity level in New York’s Upper West Side that has attractions such as indoor gardening, a boxing gym, and a half-pipe skate park. 

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Commercial Real Estate

Continued Lockdowns Put More Commercial Real Estate at Risk

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The continued peaks and troughs in the economy’s recovery due to localized lockdowns and spikes in infection rates is putting more pressure on the commercial real estate industry than ever before.
Halloween Cookies

Ideas For A Socially Distanced Halloween At Home

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Halloween is a fun and exciting time for the kids, and let’s face it, often the adults too. With the prospect of trick or treating, costumes and candy on the cards who would not be excited for this incredible holiday?
Hawaii Real Estate

Hawaii Real Estate Agents Report Unexpected Spike In Sales 

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Catherine Pennell is a real estate agent representing Kauai for KW Kauai Keller Williams in Hawaii, who claims that the housing industry in Hawaii has been booming since April. Pennell says she’s fielding two to three phone calls everyday from people living in the United States looking to move to Hawaii. 
Game Room in Home

Home Design Ideas For Winter Lockdown

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In most countries across the world, it is evident that we are going to have to cope with the novel coronavirus being part of our lives for the foreseeable future. The secret to getting through difficult times lies in positive thinking, which is why I’ve decided to explore ways in which to prepare for a winter lockdown at home.

Science News

Covid-19 Vaccine Bottles

Experts Unsure Of Where A Covid-19 Vaccine Will Come From As Oxford Trial Is Put On Pause

After the front-runner vaccine trial from Oxford University was put on hold, experts began to wonder where the first safe and effective vaccine against Covid-19 will actually come from.

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Covid Virus

From Herd Immunity To Vaccinations, Predictions on Overcoming The COVID-19 Pandemic

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SARS-CoV- 2 has been devastating the world for the majority of 2020. Governments across the world are looking to both safeguard both the people and their economies.
Long Covid Virus

New Research Examines ‘Long Covid’ Patients Experiencing Ongoing Coronavirus Symptoms

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Scientists are defining “Long Covid” as the long-lasting impact of coronavirus infection for certain patients who continue to feel symptomatic weeks after being deemed negative; which may be affecting people in four different ways.
Covid Virus

Is Trump’s Regeneron’s Antibody Cocktail Really A Cure For COVID-19?

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Whilst claims by President Donald Trump that the Regeneron antibody cocktail administered to him is a ‘cure’ for COVID-19 have been denied by the medical community.
Water on Mars

Scientists Confirm The Existence of Salt Water Lakes on Mars

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In 2018 scientists discovered a large salt water lake under the ice in the South Pole of Mars. Although it could not initially be confirmed as a body of water it was an exciting potential discovery that warranted further investigation.

Sports News

Basketball on Court

The Lakers Win 17th NBA Title, LeBron James Earns Fourth Championship

The Los Angeles Lakers became NBA Champions this weekend after defeating the Miami Heat 106-93 in Game 6 of the NBA Finals.

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Olympics

Tommie Smith And John Carlos Made History At The Olympics 52 Years Ago Today

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The 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City became one of the most historic Olympic events in history after American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos took to the medal stand and raised a black-gloved fist during the national anthem.
Football Field

Houston Texans Fire Head Coach, General Manager Bill O’Brien

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After a winless start to the season, the Houston Texans have made the decision to relieve head coach and general manager Bill O’Brien of all his duties.
Football Arena

NFL Game Postponed After Covid Outbreak

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The National Football League has had to postpone its first game because of a Covid-19 outbreak. The matchup between the Titans and Steelers has been delayed until later in the season.
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Honda To Quit Formula 1

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Manufacturer Honda has announced that they are to withdraw from…

Technology News

Apple Store

What Tech Experts Are Expecting From Apple’s Upcoming Announced Fall Event

The tech giant officially announced this week that they would be hosting a major event on September 15th, however, they have yet to reveal any details as to what consumers can expect to be revealed.

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Wind Farm

Britain Hopes To Power Homes By Wind Farms By 2030

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Despite being a relatively well-known concept, the coronavirus pandemic has starkly underlined humanities problematic relationship with the climate and natural world.
Tesla Sign

Tech Giant Tesla Reveals They No Longer Have A PR Team

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In a move which has taken the media by surprise, US electrical vehicle and clean energy firm Tesla has revealed it no longer has a PR team, in what appears to be an industry first for a company of its size and profile.
Apple Store

What To Expect From Apple’s Virtual Event And How To Watch

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The day is finally here, after weeks of production delays brought on by the pandemic, Apple is projected to release their new line of iPhone’s along with a whole slew of other products today, October 13th, during a virtual event that will begin at 10 a.m. Pacific Time. 
Rapid Covid Test

Rapid COVID-19 Test To Be Made Equitably Available To The World

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In their latest move, the initiative has now orchestrated a global partnership that will make 120 million rapid, quality and affordable COVID-19 tests more easily available to low- and middle-income countries.

Travel News

Essential Travel Items

Tourists Would Rather Cancel A Trip Than Have To Wear A Mask On Vacation

According to a recent study, the travel industry is set to take a large economic hit in the coming months as the seasons change and more tourists opt to cancel their holiday trips.

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Big Bend National Park

Some Of The Most Scenic Places To Camp In America 

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Especially if you live in a cooler part of the country, planning a road trip to go to one of the warmer parts of the country for an extended holiday camping trip is the best way to get your mind of the current state of the world and just relax.
Nashville Tennessee

Visit Tennessee – More Than Just Agriculture and Commerce

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The state of Tennessee is full of exciting places to go and visit whatever time of year you go, however there are some sights and experiences that are only available during fall so now is the perfect time to go and visit.
American Airlines

American Airlines Announce Furloughs

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The airline industry has been one of the many sectors that have been hit hard following the on-going coronavirus pandemic, not just at home but also around the world, with airlines continuing to implement moves.
NYC

Visit New York City This Fall

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New York City is one of those places where you know you will have an amazing time whatever the season is. Whether you like to bask in the warmth of the sun at the top of the Empire State Building in summer, or watch the signs of spring appear in any of the 28,000 acres of municipal parkland or even wait in line to ice skate.