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Canada: World AIDS conference kicks off amid visa anger | Africa | DW

Philomena Gurry rode a lot on her attendance at the 24th International AIDS Conference, which kicked off in the Canadian city of Montreal on Friday. The biennial event brings together thousands of scientists, politicians, activists and social workers from around the world to find solutions to the pandemic. A 32-year-old social worker for people with …

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A 2-year-old boy with ‘Bubble Boy’ disease can’t be cured because it’s not profitable

A young boy with a rare genetic disorder that renders him unable to play with other children – forcing him to live in a sterile “bubble” – is denied treatment for his condition because drug companies say it is not profitable enough. Jacob Camille Joziak, of Alberta in Canada, was diagnosed with severe combined immunodeficiency …

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‘Mother’ storm cell captured over North Dakota as state hits ‘golf ball-sized’ hail

A massive storm cell filmed over the US Midwest this weekend has seen citizens get bombarded with gale-force winds and hail “the size of a golf ball” – as residents brace for more severe weather. The footage, taken near Lansford, North Dakota, was recorded just before 9 p.m. local time Friday, shortly after officials issued …

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Imagine the 2022 World Cup (Summer): Suarez in the goal, Peru and Pitbull

The 2022 World Cup would have kicked off today had FIFA not tore up the entire football calendar so that Qatar could host it. The athlete’s request from Jack Lang Artificial amounts of narcotics for the neck Use his imagination and imagine what we might lose… Preamble Fifi Hello human! They gathered, they gathered. My …

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Cardinal Drone Could Use Bullet in the Arm Against AL East Teams | St. Louis Cardinals

The cards are already stacked against St. Louis Nine with vulnerable players Paul Goldschmidt and Nolan Arenado absent from the two-game series starting Tuesday night in Toronto. Added to this fact, few of the Cardinals who took part in the voyage played at the Rogers Center. This mainly covers Adam Wainwright, Albert Pujols, Corey Dickerson …

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Astronomers detect radio signals billions of light years away

Astronomers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and universities in Canada and the United States say they have detected a radio signal from a distant galaxy that flashes repeatedly. In a paper published in the Journal of Nature, co-authored by members of the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME)/FRB Collaboration, scientists said a fast …

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