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The Coronavirus Lockdown Is a Threat for Many Animals, Not a Blessing

It’s a trope from any movie about the end of humanity: Vegetation slowly reclaims cities, while deer and foxes roam the streets. Probably the closest we’ll ever get to this scenario without an actual apocalypse is happening right now in locked-down ...

Today’s Cartoon: Washed Ashore

Thursday, April 2, 2020. By Jon Adams, with cartooncollections.com. If you just feel like you’re stuck on a deserted island, here are some apps and ideas to help you stay social. Wednesday, April 1, 2020. By Ellis Rosen, with ...

Patch pump device may offer cheaper insulin delivery

Rising prices have grabbed headlines as people struggle to afford their lifesaving insulin, but new research may have found an alternative for people with type 2 diabetes. The study found that combining a wearable, patch-like insulin delivery ...

Fountains of Wayne member Adam Schlesinger dies of coronavirus

April 1 (UPI) -- Adam Schlesinger, bassist and founding member of the alternative rock band Fountains of Wayne, died Wednesday of coronavirus complications. He was 52. His death was reported by Variety, Billboard and EW.com. Schlesinger's ...

Dallas Cowboys signing former Pro Bowl edge rusher Aldon Smith

April 1 (UPI) -- Former San Francisco 49ers and then-Oakland Raiders star edge rusher Aldon Smith, who hasn't played in the NFL since 2015, reached an agreement on a short-term contract with the Dallas Cowboys. League sources told NFL Media and FOX ...

U.S. announces new military counternarcotics operation near Venezuela

April 1 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that the United States will deploy Navy ships near Venezuela as part of enhanced counternarcotics operations in the Western Hemisphere. Trump said the United States would deploy additional ...

White Tiger Rob Gronkowski gets the boot on ‘Masked Singer’

April 1 (UPI) -- Pro football player Rob Gronkowski -- dressed as White Tiger -- was the latest celebrity to get the boot on Season 3 of Fox's The Masked Singer competition series Wednesday night. Previous stars who have been voted off the show in ...

Shin-Soo Choo donating $1K to each Texas Rangers minor leaguer

April 1 (UPI) -- Texas Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo agreed to donate $1,000 to each minor league player in the organization, the team announced Wednesday. Choo's donation will provide support to about 200 players who were impacted by MLB's ...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo closes NYC playgrounds; Florida, Mississippi order lockdowns

April 1 (UPI) -- New York's death toll from the coronavirus pandemic is approaching 2,000, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday -- as his counterparts in Florida and Mississippi dropped resistance to imposing a statewide lockdown to stem the spread. At ...

Watch: Ravens star QB Lamar Jackson works out with free-agent WR Antonio Brown

April 1 (UPI) -- Baltimore Ravens star quarterback Lamar Jackson held a workout Wednesday with free-agent wide receiver Antonio Brown. Jackson and Brown posted moments from the workout session on social media. In the videos, Brown ran short and ...

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