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Home-based child care has taken a huge hit because of the pandemic

Roughly $3.5 billion from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act in March 2020 and $39 billion from the American Rescue Plan Act , sign...

NASA flies a helicopter on Mars, the first time an aircraft has flown on another planet

Inside the flight operations center at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California, engineers broke into applause when confirmation of the flight...

He raised $40,000 on Facebook to feed hungry neighbors during the pandemic. Now he owes $16,000 in taxes.

Much to his surprise, that effort quickly drew hundreds of donors from around the world. By July, Goffinet had raised more than $30,000, using the mon...

ACM Awards 2021: Best and worst moments, complete list of winners

“Oh my God, you all got me! I am amazingly surprised,” Bryan told co-hosts Keith Urban and Mickey Guyton. He was in Los Angeles, where he had just...

Covid-19 live updates Half of U.S. adults have received at least one vaccine dose, CDC says

Researchers at Oxford University plan to deliberately reinfect healthy individuals who recovered from covid-19, in a new trial tracking immune respons...

Their neighbors couldn’t get to vaccine sites. So they created ‘Joe’s Covee Car’ and offered free rides.

In the past two weeks, Cicchetti and his partner, Shirley Limburg, 59, have given at least a dozen rides to residents unable to get to appointments on...