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Study: Incarceration May Be Linked To Premature Death

(CNN) - A new study shows a correlation between incarceration in U.S. jails and premature death. Columbia University researchers looked at twenty years' of mortality information for incarcerated people. They compared it to the general population on a county-by-county…

Library Shut Down After Venomous Spiders Found

(CNN) - The University of Michigan shut down one of its libraries for two days after the discovery of three Mediterranean recluse spiders. The Mediterranean recluse spider is venomous like its cousin, the brown recluse. A university spokeswoman says…

Ghislaine Maxwell Seeks Release From Jail

(CNN) - Ghislaine Maxwell makes a third attempt to be released on bail. The former girlfriend of the late Jeffrey Epstein says she's willing to renounce her British and French citizenship, according to court documents. Maxwell is charged with…

Microsoft Text Prediction Coming Soon

(CNN) - Microsoft's latest feature aims to tidy up your typing. The software giant says its text predictions will help users write in a more efficient fashion by predicting the following words in a sentence. Officials say this will…

Instacart Is Moving Beyond Grocery Delivery

(CNN) - Instacart is expanding its business. The delivery service has announced a partnership with Walgreens for same-day delivery of over-the-counter medications, beauty items, and other drug store purchases. Instacart says it will be offered at nearly 8,000 Walgreens…

Tooth Fairy Gifts Reach Record Highs

(CNN) - Teeth are getting more expensive. Delta Dental found that the tooth fairy shells out about $4.70 per tooth. That's the most in the 23-year history of the original tooth fairy poll. The previous high was $4.60 in…

COVID: Child Cases On The Decline

(CNN) - The number of COVID-19 cases among U.S. children keeps dropping. The American Academy of Pediatrics reports less than 71,000 kids tested positive for the virus last week. That's the fifth decline in as many weeks. Health officials…

Obama, Springsteen Team Up For Podcast

(CNN) - Former president Barack Obama has teamed up with legendary rocker Bruce Springsteen for a new podcast. It's called "Renegades: Born in the USA" a nod to one of Springsteen's biggest hits. The podcast focuses on masculinity, race…

Six Flags To Reopen All Theme Parks

(CNN) - Theme park giant Six Flags says it plans to open all 26 of its amusement and water parks for the 2021 season. That includes five that couldn't operate last year due to the coronavirus. Six Flags entertainment…

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