Here’s what you need to know about the WABI-19 vaccine

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Here’s what you need to know about the WABI-19 vaccine

Two weeks ago, in the wee hours of August 4, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee declared the WABI-19 vaccine-preventable disease outbreak to be an emergency. Since then, many other states have issued similar declarations, and…

Amazon to stop accepting Visa credit card in U.K.

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Amazon to stop accepting Visa credit card in U.K.

The American e-commerce giant, Amazon, has announced it will stop accepting Visa card transactions in the United Kingdom, as of March 2019. The news has sparked a huge backlash from British card users, who…

Forest fires, a bloody pipeline war, and lies in the woods

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Forest fires, a bloody pipeline war, and lies in the woods

The land of Grassy Narrows and Fort William First Nation has a proud history of opposing environmental destruction. When the Niagara Escarpment started to mount mountain roadwork more than two decades ago, they opposed…

Sudan: 10 killed in Khartoum after demonstrations

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Sudan: 10 killed in Khartoum after demonstrations

Image copyright AFP Image caption A Reuters journalist in Khartoum said the shooting took place in the Souq al-Jarida district Sudanese security forces have shot dead at least 10 people demonstrating against last month’s…

Copenhagen is turning Metro stops into hotel ‘spas’

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Copenhagen is turning Metro stops into hotel ‘spas’

An aspiring architect transforms an under-used section of Copenhagen’s Metro system. Last week, in response to a growing density problem in Copenhagen, city officials announced that it would transform under-used sections of the city’s…

'Hellenistic' Egyptian temple discovered

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‘Hellenistic’ Egyptian temple discovered

Written by Staff Writer at CNN Egyptian archaeologists say they have found a structure believed to have been dedicated to the sun — albeit the ancient religion of Hellenism rather than to the sun…