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Recent articles by Lydia:

CDC Acknowledges Cloth Masks Are Less Effective Than Others

The federal agency's new guidance reflects warnings from other public health experts throughout the omicron surge. → Read More

NPR Star Audie Cornish Says She's Joining 'The Great Resignation'

The "All Things Considered" host is leaving after nearly a decade on the radio show. → Read More

Biden Calls COVID Testing Situation 'Frustrating,' Vows Improvements

More federal testing sites are coming, the president promised as the U.S. smashed daily case count records. → Read More

Elizabeth Holmes Found Guilty On Four Charges In Theranos Fraud Case

The Theranos founder faced 11 counts of fraud. → Read More

Betty White's Friends, Colleagues And Fans Mourn Her Loss

The acting legend died at age 99 on New Year's Eve. → Read More

Betty White's Friends, Colleagues And Fans Mourn Her Loss

The acting legend died at age 99 on New Year's Eve. → Read More

Colorado Wildfires Force Tens Of Thousands To Evacuate

The governor has declared a state of emergency as powerful winds threaten to spread the blazes. → Read More

Biden Orders Flags Be Flown At Half-Staff In Honor Of Harry Reid

“He was a man of action, and a man of his word," the president said of the late senator from Nevada. → Read More

Judge Will Reconsider Truck Driver's 110-Year Sentence For Fatal Crash

Rogel Aguilera-Mederos' truck killed four people after his brakes malfunctioned, he said at trial. → Read More

Jennifer King Is First Black Woman To Act As NFL Lead Position Coach

King, who played in the women's football league for over a decade, made history Tuesday night. → Read More

Michael Flynn Sues To Shield Phone Records From House Panel Investigating Capitol Riot

The subpoena is an "outrageous intrusion," the Trump ally claimed in his lawsuit. → Read More

Scott Perry Says He's Refusing To Comply With Jan. 6 Investigation

The Pennsylvania lawmaker is the first sitting member of Congress the committee has summoned. → Read More

Supreme Court Rules To Allow Challenges To Texas Abortion Ban

The decision comes after some conservative justices signaled concern about the law's unintended side effects. → Read More

Democrats And Abortion Rights Leaders React To Supreme Court Arguments

The justices appeared primed to overturn Roe v. Wade. → Read More

Broadway Legend Stephen Sondheim Dead At 91: Report

The prolific lyricist behind hits including "Sweeney Todd" and "West Side Story" was 91. → Read More

Brian Laundrie's Cause Of Death Ruled Suicide In Autopsy Report, Family Says

He reportedly died from a gunshot wound to the head. → Read More

Biden Calls Waukesha Tragedy A 'Horrific Act Of Violence'

Authorities have confirmed five deaths and around 40 injuries after an SUV plowed through a Christmas parade. → Read More

Gov. DeSantis Signs Four Bills Limiting Vaccine Mandates In Florida

"That’s just the way it’s going to be in this state," the Republican governor said. → Read More

'Rust' Script Supervisor Sues Alec Baldwin And Other Producers

The script did not call for Baldwin to fire a gun, plaintiff Mamie Mitchell says. → Read More

2 Men Found Guilty Of Killing Malcolm X To Be Exonerated

The decision follows a 22-month investigation into errors in the 1965 case. → Read More