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Michael Bennett, Small Town Doctor Who Pushed for Masks, Dies at 52

Michael Bennett, Small Town Doctor Who Pushed for Masks, Dies at 52

Michael Bennett, Small Town Doctor Who Pushed for Masks, Dies at 52 Michael Bennett, Small Town Doctor Who Pushed for Masks, Dies at 52 This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. For the past 15 years, there were only two family physicians in Greenfield, Mo., a town …

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A Small Town and a Spray of Bullets in Myanmar

A Small Town and a Spray of Bullets in Myanmar

A Small Town and a Spray of Bullets in Myanmar A Small Town and a Spray of Bullets in Myanmar Until Thursday, Myaing, a small town in central Myanmar, was best known for its production of thanaka, a bark that is ground for use as a cooling cosmetic. But in the late morning of March 11, the town, which can …

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Vaccinated Americans, Let the Unmasked Gatherings Begin (but Start Small)

Vaccinated Americans, Let the Unmasked Gatherings Begin (but Start Small)

Vaccinated Americans, Let the Unmasked Gatherings Begin (but Start Small) Vaccinated Americans, Let the Unmasked Gatherings Begin (but Start Small) Federal health officials on Monday told millions of Americans now vaccinated against the coronavirus that they could again embrace a few long-denied freedoms, like gathering in small groups at home without masks or social distancing, offering a hopeful glimpse at …

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When You’re a Small Business, E-Commerce Is Tougher Than It Looks

When You’re a Small Business, E-Commerce Is Tougher Than It Looks

When You’re a Small Business, E-Commerce Is Tougher Than It Looks When You’re a Small Business, E-Commerce Is Tougher Than It Looks A chair sits in the middle of Holiday Market, a specialty grocer near Detroit, and if customers are lucky, they’ll find Tom Violante Sr. sitting in it. The 91-year-old founder still comes to work most days — and …

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‘All Creatures Great and Small’ and the Yorkshire Dales

'All Creatures Great and Small' and the Yorkshire Dales

‘All Creatures Great and Small’ and the Yorkshire Dales ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ and the Yorkshire Dales “All Creatures Great and Small” charmed viewers with its pastoral setting in Britain’s Yorkshire Dales. Here, the show’s production designer explains the eternal appeal of the region’s landscapes. Photographs by Tom Jamieson By Jennifer Vineyard Feb. 26, 2021 “All Creatures Great and …

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Hurt by Lockdowns, California’s Small Businesses Push to Recall Newsom

Hurt by Lockdowns, California’s Small Businesses Push to Recall Newsom

Hurt by Lockdowns, California’s Small Businesses Push to Recall Newsom Hurt by Lockdowns, California’s Small Businesses Push to Recall Newsom Small businesses across the country have suffered from shutdowns that sometimes seem to flare up as suddenly as surges in the coronavirus itself. Restaurants, gyms, corner stores and spas have closed, some after trying to hang in there for months. …

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Ella Emhoff Makes a Small Collection of Knitwear

Ella Emhoff Makes a Small Collection of Knitwear

Ella Emhoff Makes a Small Collection of Knitwear Ella Emhoff Makes a Small Collection of Knitwear Ella Emhoff, the 21-year-old knitwear designer who signed a major modeling contract in January, has released her first clothing collection since her viral coat-wearing appearance at the inauguration of her stepmother, Vice President Kamala Harris. Introduced Thursday morning on Mall, a shopping platform for …

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Shark Populations Are Crashing, With a ‘Very Small Window’ to Avert Disaster

Shark Populations Are Crashing, With a ‘Very Small Window’ to Avert Disaster

Shark Populations Are Crashing, With a ‘Very Small Window’ to Avert Disaster Shark Populations Are Crashing, With a ‘Very Small Window’ to Avert Disaster In just the last half-century, humans have caused a staggering, worldwide drop in the number of sharks and rays that swim the open oceans, scientists have found in the first global assessment of its kind, published …

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Could a Small Test Screen People for Covid-19?

Could a Small Test Screen People for Covid-19?

Could a Small Test Screen People for Covid-19? Could a Small Test Screen People for Covid-19? Translating theory into practice, however, will come with many challenges. Smell tests that can reliably identify people who have the coronavirus, while excluding people who are sick with something else, are not yet widely available. (Dr. Hopkins pointed to a couple of smell tests, …

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Indonesia Plane Crash Shakes Small Fishing Village

Indonesia Plane Crash Shakes Small Fishing Village

Indonesia Plane Crash Shakes Small Fishing Village Indonesia Plane Crash Shakes Small Fishing Village LANCANG ISLAND, Indonesia — Hendrik Mulyadi was checking his crab traps when he heard a huge explosion on the water nearby. The sea suddenly rose, lifting the Indonesian fisherman’s boat as smoke filled the air. “I’m lucky it didn’t hit me,” he recalled on Monday, sitting …

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