Pill To Treat COVID-19 Cuts The Risk Of Death By Half, Says Merck, Which Will Seek Its Emergency Authorization

PHILADELPHIA (CNN) — A pill has cut the risk of hospitalization or death from COVID-19 by half in a study, Merck and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics said Friday. It would become the first oral medicine that fights viral infection for COVID-19 if approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for emergency use authorization. “At the interim… Continue reading Pill To Treat COVID-19 Cuts The Risk Of Death By Half, Says Merck, Which Will Seek Its Emergency Authorization

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State-Run Shooting Range Closed For 90 Days After Bullets Hit House

BEULAH, Mich. (AP) — A state-run shooting range in northern Michigan has been shut down after bullets hit a house. The North Pioneer Road shooting area in Benzie County will be closed for 90 days while the Department of Natural Resources looks at ways to prevent people from shooting outside designated areas. “Unfortunately, expanded target… Continue reading State-Run Shooting Range Closed For 90 Days After Bullets Hit House

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Morocco and EU to defend trade agreements after court ruling

The European Union and Morocco will have to re-examine their trade agreements after an EU court annulled on September 29 an existing ruling that had been handed down by the European Council on agriculture and fisheries agreements with Rabat. Despite the court’s decision, Morocco and Brussels both affirmed in a joint statement, that they remain… Continue reading Morocco and EU to defend trade agreements after court ruling

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North Country Weekend Calendar: Sales in Warrensburg, witches in North Creek

WARRENSBURG, N.Y. (NEWS10) – This weekend, if you want to head up into the Adirondack Park by way of Warrensburg, you might want to bring some cash and prepare for a lengthy detour. This weekend, the town transforms into a townwide marketplace for the return of the World’s Largest Garage Sale. Vendors will be out… Continue reading North Country Weekend Calendar: Sales in Warrensburg, witches in North Creek

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Applications open for phase II of Watervliet lead waterline replacement program

WATERVLIET, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Watervliet is starting phase II of the Lead Line Replacement program. Phase II is for any eligible household within the city that may currently have a lead waterline service. Applications are open from October 1 to December 1. The Ppogram will concentrate on homes built prior to 1940. Homes with children… Continue reading Applications open for phase II of Watervliet lead waterline replacement program

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Coppertone recalls aerosol sunscreens over presence of human carcinogen

(NEXSTAR) – Coppertone has announced the voluntary recall of five of its sunscreen spray products over the presence of a possible cancer-causing chemical. The company said Thursday that 12 lots of aerosol sunscreen manufactured between Jan. 10 and June 15 are being recalled “out of an abundance of caution” due to the presence of benzene, according… Continue reading Coppertone recalls aerosol sunscreens over presence of human carcinogen

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Arlington Police Investigate Murder Of Man Dressed As Woman

ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Arlington Police are investigating the murder of a 21-year-old man dressed as a woman found inside a car Thursday night at an apartment complex. Police got the call just after 9:30 p.m. in the 1100 block of Stonetrail Circle near North Collins Street after a resident found someone not moving inside a… Continue reading Arlington Police Investigate Murder Of Man Dressed As Woman

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Cybersecurity Breach Affects More Than 4 Million Neiman Marcus Customers

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) — Millions of Neiman Marcus Group customers are being alerted that their online accounts — including very sensitive information — may have been breached. The Dallas-based company said in a news release that it is notifying 4.6 million customers that information associated with their online accounts may have been obtained by a third… Continue reading Cybersecurity Breach Affects More Than 4 Million Neiman Marcus Customers

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