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WHO chief calls vaccine distribution ‘catastropic moral failure’

The World Health Organization chief on Monday lambasted drugmakers’ profits and vaccine inequalities, saying it’s “not right” that younger, healthier adults in wealthy countries get vaccinated against COVID-19 before older people or health care workers in poorer countries and charging that most vaccine makers have targeted locations where “profits are highest.”

Guard troops vetted by FBI amid fears of insider attack

U.S. defense officials say they are worried about an insider attack or other threat from service members involved in securing President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, prompting the FBI to vet all of the 25,000 National Guard troops coming into Washington for the event.

Bending wood defies laws of nature but can be done

Q: I have a corner in a home office where I want to build a corner cabinet. The question is how to make the front of the cabinet round so that the radius of the front goes from one wall to the other. Also, I haven’t decided if I want to paint it or have it stained so the wood shows through. How can I make the front of the cabinet rounded?

Pedestrian dies in central Las Vegas hit-and-run

Police are looking for a vehicle described as a dark gray Honda Civic after a fatal hit-and-run collision killed a man crossing the street in central Las Vegas on Friday night.

Avoid these 6 career mistakes during an economic downturn

When dealing with an economic downturn, there are certain career moves that put you at a disadvantage. Here we explore some career mistakes you could be making and what to do instead.

Man found Tiger Woods unconscious after SUV crash, affidavit says

Tiger Woods was unconscious in a mangled SUV after he crashed the vehicle in Southern California last week, according to a court document that also revealed a nearby resident and not a sheriff’s deputy was first on the scene.

Capacity limits lifted at Arizona restaurants, businesses

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey lifted capacity restrictions at gyms, restaurants and other businesses Friday, citing lower COVID-19 cases and increased vaccination as he eases up on the pandemic restrictions that have upended life for nearly a year.

Golden Knights edge rival Sharks in OT

Max Pacioretty scored 1:25 into overtime, and the Golden Knights topped the San Jose Sharks 5-4 on Friday at SAP Center in San Jose, California.