Post-war influenza kills 700,000 health care workers

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Post-war influenza kills 700,000 health care workers

Because of the slow pace of the onset of the 1918 flu, the impact of the mass death outbreak was felt worldwide. As The New York Times reported in 2012, more than half of…

Lindsey Vonn’s story for the winter Olympics

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Lindsey Vonn’s story for the winter Olympics

She finished first in the downhill at a World Cup race in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy, on Jan. 26. Now World Cup overall leader Lindsey Vonn is focusing on the Olympics, which begins Feb. 9….

The Japan heath care system is ‘understaffed and overworked

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The Japan heath care system is ‘understaffed and overworked

Japan’s Princess Mako, left, and her fiance Kei Komuro. Rafu Shimpo/Kyodo News via AP By Mari Yamaguchi Japan’s emperor died last December, ending three decades of intense rule by the single, nearly- senile grandfather…

Tesla has $7.5 billion in cash, despite financial struggles

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Tesla has $7.5 billion in cash, despite financial struggles

Electric car maker Tesla’s cash stockpile has risen to $7.5 billion after its third-quarter earnings report on Thursday, despite reports of the company spiraling toward bankruptcy. Tesla posted a net loss of $10.89 per…

Rory McIlroy wins Race to Dubai title

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Rory McIlroy wins Race to Dubai title

Written by Staff Writer Rory McIlroy has labelled himself the “best player in the world” after claiming his 20th Tour title at the DP World Tour Championship. McIlroy, 26, fired a final round 67…