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Guinea voters back change that could extend…

Provisional results indicate Guinea has overwhelmingly voted for a constitutional change that could see the president remain in power for two more terms. Nearly 92% of voters on March 22 supported the change that would keep the two-term limit on presidencies, but increase terms from five years to six

Van Gogh's 'Starry Night' Spotted On Newly…

There’s a newly discovered species of peacock spider that looks like it’s wearing Vincent van Gogh’s “The Starry Night.”

10 Real-Life Places You Can Experience Virtually…

10 Real-Life Places You Can Experience Virtually From Your Home A simple Google search on your computer can open the virtual door to these travel destinations. 1. The ancient Great Wall of China. 2. Egypt's three Giza pyramids. 3. India's Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 4. The ancient Colosseum in Rome, Italy. 5. France's beautiful Palace of Versailles. 6. Great Britain's mysterious Stonehenge. 7. California's Yosemite National Park, home of the Half Dome. 8. America's most famous road, Route 66. 9. Italy's Sistine Chapel, which can be found in the Vatican. 10. Paris' most famous art museum, the Louvre.

In Phenomenon Seen Across Species, the Ladies…

It's not just in human populations that females tend to live longer than males. The same trend has been seen in mammals such as elephants, lions, and orcas, according to a new study. Indeed, demographic data for 134 populations of 101 mammalian species shows females outlive males in 60% of...

Venezuela Calls Drug Trafficking Charges Against…

The U.S. charged Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro with drug trafficking charges. Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreza said the charges showed the “desperation” of the “Washington Elite.” According to Reuters, the Trump administration offered rewards for the capture of Maduro. They also offered rewards for the capture of other high-ranking officials accused of drug trafficking. Arreza said the U.S. was “obsessed” with Venezuela and wanted to reap “electoral returns” in Florida.

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Miami Imposes Overnight Curfew To Stop The Spread…

The city of Miami decided to institute a curfew because people weren't following shelter-in-place or social distancing guidelines.

Hail pummels Oklahoma backyard

Severe storms dumped hail on Edmond, Oklahoma, on March 27. The hail pelted this backyard and pool.

Doctors as Virus Cases in US Pass 100K: 'We Are…

Just two days ago, there were about 82,000 cases of the coronavirus in the United States, making it the country with the most cases in the world . Now that count has surpassed 100,000, per Reuters , which reports the US number rose by about 18,000 on Friday—the...

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NASA Releases Striking Concept Images Of Its…

NASA has released concept images of its all-electric X-plane.

Can Coronavirus Live on Shoes?

Can Coronavirus Live on Shoes? The COVID-19 pandemic has already raised questions about how long the virus can live on clothing. But what about shoes? Shoes are points of contact in crowded areas, such as grocery stores. According to public health specialist Carol Winner, there is no evidence that coronavirus enters our homes via shoes. Carol Winner, via HuffPost However, there is evidence that the virus can live on surfaces, which may include shoes depending on the material. Carol Winner, via HuffPost

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A Civil Rights Icon, Dead at 98

A civil rights icon who was an aide to Martin Luther King Jr., conducted the benediction prayer at Barack Obama's 2009 presidential inauguration, and led the Southern Christian Leadership Conference for two decades has died. Relatives of the Rev. Joseph E. Lowery say the 98-year-old died at home in Atlanta...

Flu And COVID-19 Pose Threat As Winter Ends

The influenza virus has taken a backseat to COVID-19 in response to the global outbreak. According to a new report, however, the flu is still something we need to watch for and be aware of. New research shows there was an uptick in cases of influenza across the US during the week ending March 21. According to UPI, an estimated 1 million Americans were infected with the influenza virus. The new cases bring the total for the 2019-20 flu season to an estimated 39 million people.

4 Dead On Cruise Ship; 2 Others Test Positive For…

Holland America cruise line said "four older guests" had died on the Zaandam cruise ship, which is anchored off the coast of Panama.

Enjoying spring nature virtually

During the COVID-19 pandemic, there is a limited number of ways to experience nature's beauty. Accuweather's Dexter Henry looks at some creative ways for people to enjoy nature this spring

In Wuhan, a Few Test Positive After Recovery

A number of patients in Wuhan have tested positive for the second time for the coronavirus after testing negative and making a recovery. That raises a few possibilities, NPR reports. One is that the diagnostic tools aren't 100% accurate. Or there could be another round of infections beginning, just as...

A walk through town: Families, coronavirus and…

The closings and quarantines prompted by the coronavirus outbreak have given some families more time together

Bottle Sent From Germany 19 Years Ago Ends Up In…

This bottle has traveled a long way.

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Dua Lipa Is 'Conflicted' About Her Album Release

Dua Lipa Is 'Conflicted' About Her Album Release The singer just released her latest record, 'Future Nostalgia.' She was initially unsure if it was the right time. Dua Lipa, on 'New Music Daily with Zane Lowe' Dua Lipa, on 'New Music Daily with Zane Lowe' Lipa hopes the album will help to distract people from the coronavirus crisis. Dua Lipa, on 'New Music Daily with Zane Lowe' Dua Lipa, on 'New Music Daily with Zane Lowe' Dua Lipa, on 'New Music Daily with Zane Lowe'

China Closes All Movie Theaters Again

China was on its way toward being back in the movie business. After the nation's 70,000 theaters were closed because of the pandemic in January, a few had begun reopening as quarantine restrictions were gradually lifted. Shanghai planned to reopen another 500 this weekend. That's not going to happen,...