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Study: School Closures Impacting Math Skills

(CNN) - Students' math skills are taking a hit due to the pandemic. That's according to a study released by a testing nonprofit Monday. The study looked at information from nearly 4.5 million students. The focus was mainly on…

Study: Space Travel Impacts Body Cell Production

(CNN) - We're now learning what space travel does to the body on a cellular level. Investigators at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center have found that the cell's energy production machinery or mitochondria can be adversely impacted by changes…

Pandemic Expected To Cost Airlines $157B

(CNN) - The airline industry will lose $157 billion between this year and next due to the COVID pandemic. That's according to industry body IATA. It says that's the biggest hit to airlines since World War II. The losses…

Report: USPS Didn't Analyze Impact On Delivery

(CNN) - A new report found controversial policy changes at the U.S. Postal Service led to confusion and inconsistency in operations, earlier this year. The Inspector General for the USPS released the findings of it's investigation on Tuesday. The…

Researchers Studying Impact On Marijuana Users

San Francisco, CA (KTVU) - Researchers from the University of Miami are studying the effects of the coronavirus on medical marijuana users. Many people who use medicinal cannabis have chronic conditions and those are often the most vulnerable to…

GM Has Lost $600M, Thousands Impacted By Strike

(CNN) - $600 million! That's how much one consulting firm says General Motors will soon lose in profits by week's end because of an ongoing strike. The Anderson Economic Group warns GM could lose $90-million a day if the…