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Regeneron says its Covid-19 antibody treatment cut medical visits in trial

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals said Wednesday its coronavirus antibody cocktail, the experimental treatment that President Donald Trump received, significantly reduced medical visits in a trial of nearly 800 patients with mild-to-moderate Covid-19.Regeneron said patients given the treatment, REGN-COV2, made around 57 percent fewer Covid-19-related medical visits than those given a placebo over a 29-day period.The drop was…

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Anxiety 2020: Voters worry about safety at the polls

WASHINGTON — Gary Kauffman says he does not scare easily. So when men waving President Donald Trump flags drive by his house in downtown Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, he stands on his front steps and waves a banner for Democrats Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.“Sometimes I yell at them. They yell back at me,” says Kauffman, 54.Still,…

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Supreme Court won’t block mail ballots in North Carolina arriving up to six days after Election Day

The Supreme Court late Wednesday declined to block lower court rulings that allow six extra days for accepting ballots sent by mail in North Carolina. The justices left the later deadline in place, a victory for Democrats in a presidential battleground state.Earlier in the day, in a defeat for Republicans, the court declined to take…

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Trump on ‘Anonymous’: ‘I thought it might have been Jared’

During a campaign rally in Arizona, President Trump reacted to the identity of “Anonymous” NYTimes op-ed writer Miles Taylor, joking that he thought it was Hope Hicks or Jared Kushner. The president went on to say Taylor should be prosecuted, but did not specify for what.Oct. 28, 2020

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Rhetoric vs. reality: Is Trump still the law and order candidate?

NBC News’ Simone Boyce breaks down President Trump’s law and order messaging and compares it to his actions and policies.Oct. 28, 2020

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‘Archer’ found humor in worst case scenarios — thankfully it still can

At the beginning of the 11th and ostensibly final season of FXX’s “Archer,” Adam Reed’s splendidly silly animated office sitcom about spies, its hero — if that’s the right word — stumbles out of bed, pours himself a drink and eventually answers the phone. It’s his domineering mother-slash-boss, Malory, asking him whether he’s coming into…

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Voters speak out about their determination to be heard this election

NBC’s Harry Smith meets Americans who say they’re more inspired and determined to vote than ever, sometimes waiting for hours to perform their civic duty.Oct. 28, 2020

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Pandemic pushing women out of the workforce

Of the 1.1 million workers over age 20 who left the labor force in September, 80 percent were women. NBC’s Vicky Nguyen talks to moms from across the country, many of whom say they were forced to choose between family and career.Oct. 28, 2020

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Where is the update?? I didn’t receive the update

The Redmi Note 8 was left abandoned for months, with its siblings, the Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 9 both receiving the latest versions of MIUI ages ago. Thankfully, those days are finally over, as the Redmi Note 8 is now getting the MIUI 12 and Android 10 updates globally.The update for the Redmi…

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Yahoo-themed ZTE Blade A3Y smartphone launches for just $49 for all the Yahoo fanatics

Yahoo-themed ZTE Blade A3Y smartphone launches for just $49 for all the Yahoo fanatics (Source: Yahoo)The purple smartphone may not be the sleekest or most powerful, but it’s one of the least expensive Android 10 smartphones you can without being tied to year-long contracts. Yahoo has teamed up with ZTE to launch an affordable Yahoo-themed…