Opioid settlement: Walmart accepts $3.1 billion settlement

New York CNN business — Walmart agreed to the framework of a $3.1 billion settlement that resolves allegations by several state attorneys general that the company’s failure to regulate opioid prescriptions is contributing to the nationwide opioid crisis. The agreement, according to the office of New York Attorney General Letitia James, who led a coalition … Read more

According to the March of Dimes report, the rate of babies born prematurely in the US has increased to 10.5%.

CNN — The rate of premature births in the U.S. is on the rise, according to the March of Dimes nonprofit for infant and maternal health. On Tuesday, the organization released its annual “report” on maternal and child health, which includes a newly updated calculation system. Taking an in-depth look at premature births, the new … Read more

Bonus Fast Facts | CNN

CNN — Here’s a look at the life of Bono, the Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter of U2. Birthday date: May 10, 1960 Birth place: Dublin, Ireland Birth name: Paul David Hewson Father: Brendan Robert Hewson, Post Office Clerk Mother: Iris Elizabeth (Rankin) Hewson Marriage: Ali (Stewart) Hewson (21 August 1982-present) Kids: John Abraham, Elijah … Read more

What happens when an army of Italian bikers invades

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The RSV hospitalization rate for the elderly is 10 times higher than normal this season

CNN — Respiratory virus season has started early this year in children and has overwhelmed children’s hospitals in various parts of the country, especially with the respiratory syncytial virus, also known as RSV. But adults can also get RSV. Although RSV does not usually send many adults to the hospital, it can be a serious … Read more

Mid-term election results and news

Democrat Katie Hobbs will win Arizona’s governor’s race, CNN projects, defeating one of former President Donald Trump’s leading advocates of lies about the 2020 election. Calling the 2020 election rigged, Republican Kari Lake repeatedly said she would not ensure Joe Biden won Arizona in 2020. Hobbs, as Arizona secretary of state, rejected the GOP’s lies … Read more

How the crypto crash could affect it

New York CNN business — The crypto-industry is still reeling from last week’s shocking death spiral of digital currency exchange FTX. The company’s bankruptcy filing has rattled financial backers — including the usual Silicon Valley suspects, from Masayoshi Son’s SoftBank to VC firm Sequoia. Some names on the list stand out, however. The Ontario Teachers’ … Read more

5 things to know by November 15: Arizona, UVA shots, Air travel, Covid, Ukraine

CNN — Former President Donald Trump will announce today that he will run for president in 2024, according to one of his advisers familiar with the matter. Many Republicans, however, have opposed another Trump presidency after the numerous controversies and poor midterm performances of Trump-endorsed candidates. In a newly released interview, former Vice President Mike … Read more

Catherine Cortez Masto says Democrats “can’t take any community for granted” after midterm performance

Washington CNN — Senator Catherine Cortez Masto, a Democrat from Nevada, whose recent election denied Republicans control of the Senate, said Democrats cannot afford to take any community forward. “We can’t take any community for granted, and we have to constantly not only do outreach, but we have to follow up and engage with them … Read more