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NFL set to propose fix to race-norming in dementia testing

The NFL is set to propose changes to the $1 billion concussion settlement after an outcry over test score adjustments known as “race-norming.”.
October 19, 2021 10:37 PM

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San Francisco shuts burger spot for not checking vaccination

The In-N-Out hamburger chain is sizzling mad after San Francisco shut down its indoor dining for refusing to check customers’ vaccination status.
October 19, 2021 9:37 PM
Report to urge charges against Brazil’s leader over pandemic

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Report to urge charges against Brazil’s leader over pandemic

Brazilians are turning their focus on Wednesday to the Senate, where a report six months in the making will recommend President Jair Bolsonaro be indicted on criminal charges for allegedly bungling the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and pushing the country’s death toll to second-highest in the world.
October 19, 2021 9:14 PM

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Hockey Hall of Famer Mike Bossy diagnosed with lung cancer

Former New York Islanders winger Mike Bossy says he’s been diagnosed with lung cancer.
October 19, 2021 6:47 PM
Brazil senators readying call for Bolsonaro criminal charges

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Brazil senators readying call for Bolsonaro criminal charges

Brazilian senators are discussing details of an investigative committee’s final report that will call for President Jair Bolsonaro to be indicted on criminal charges for bungling the response to the COVID-19 pandemic and producing the world’s second-highest death toll.
October 19, 2021 8:09 PM

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Roadside bombs hit military bus in Syrian capital, kill 13

Syrian state TV says two roadside bombs have exploded near a bus carrying troops in the Syrian capital Damascus, killing 13 people and wounding three others.
October 19, 2021 10:51 PM
21 Chicago cops put on ‘no pay status’ in vaccine standoff

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21 Chicago cops put on ‘no pay status’ in vaccine standoff

Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown says that 21 officers have been placed on “no pay status” for refusing to comply with the city’s order to disclose their COVID-19 vaccination status and that the refusals have not affected staffing at the department.
October 19, 2021 10:31 PM