World rushes aid to tsunami-hit Tonga amid water, food shortage | Tsunami News

The United Nations says about 60,000 people have been affected by damage to crops, livestock and fisheries due to ash, saltwater intrusion and possible acid rain. More ships and planes carrying aid are set to arrive in Tonga in the coming days as the international community responds to urgent calls for aid from the Pacific … Read more

Bruins beat Caps 4-3

The Washington Capitals shipped to Boston on Thursday night for a road date with the Bruins. I missed the first 90 seconds of the game because I forgot the game was only streaming. Evgeny Kuznetsov scored first with a perfect wrist shot from close range. David Pastrnak reacted quickly and found a clearing in the … Read more

UCSF scientists detect anomalies in people with post-COVID ‘brain fog’

Scientists studying the persistent “brain fog” that affects many people after a bout of COVID-19 are reporting, for the first time, abnormalities in the clear fluid that surrounds the brain and spinal cord of several patients. The discovery of elevated protein levels in cerebrospinal fluid suggests the presence of inflammation, while unexpected antibodies may reveal … Read more

Gloomy Netflix forecast erases much of stock’s pandemic gains

The Netflix logo is seen on a television remote control, in this illustration taken January 20, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LOS ANGELES, Jan 20 (Reuters) – Netflix Inc dashed hopes of a quick rebound after forecasting weak first-quarter subscriber growth on Thursday, sending shares tumbling nearly 20% … Read more

World rushes aid to tsunami-hit Tonga as drinking water, food runs short

First aid flights begin to arrive in Tonga Australian and New Zealand ships due in the coming days The United Nations says Tonga has requested urgent help The United Nations is very concerned about access to safe water WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (Reuters) – More ships and planes carrying aid are due to arrive in Tonga in the … Read more

Ginos restaurant in West Norriton can reopen as officials continue to investigate deadly hepatitis A outbreak

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) – The Montgomery County Office of Public Health announced Thursday that it has authorized an Italian restaurant to reopen as officials continue to investigate a deadly outbreak of hepatitis A. Gino’s restaurant in West Norriton was closed on January 7, but authorities have not confirmed the restaurant as the source of the outbreak. … Read more

Fed kicks off debate on issuing its own digital currency with new white paper

The Federal Reserve Building is seen in Washington, U.S., October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Jan 20 (Reuters) – Creating an official digital version of the U.S. dollar could give Americans more and faster payment options, but it would also present financial stability risks and privacy … Read more