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How to set up a home gym space that works for you

When it comes to 2020, one of the big positives to emerge from this year’s many challenges is how it has focused our attention on prioritizing health and wellness — with a particular emphasis on physical fitness. To meet our fitness needs while gyms were closed for prolonged periods, many of us started working out…MORE

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $500,000 to support homeless youth in Canada

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $500,000 to support homeless youth in Canada

One of Hollywood’s most famous couples donated $500,000 to help young people struggling with homelessness in Canada. Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively pledged $250,000 each to Covenant House Vancouver and Covenant House Toronto, according a press release. Covenant House International says it has served more than a million homeless youth in the United States, Canada…MORE

FAA supports first ‘mass air shipment’ of Covid-19 vaccine

FAA supports first ‘mass air shipment’ of Covid-19 vaccine

The Federal Aviation Administration says it has supported “the first mass air shipment” of a Covid-19 vaccine. “As a result of the historic pace of vaccine development through Operation Warp Speed and careful logistics planning, the FAA today is supporting the first mass air shipment of a vaccine,” the agency said in a statement Friday.…MORE

Biden will let health experts decide who will get a Covid-19 vaccine first

Biden will let health experts decide who will get a Covid-19 vaccine first

Because risk for Covid-19 can vary among different groups of people, prioritization for a vaccine will be tricky, and President-elect Joe Biden will leave those decisions to health experts, Dr. Celine Gounder, a member of Biden’s coronavirus advisory board, said Friday. There will likely be a limited supply of coronavirus vaccine doses available immediately after…MORE

Biden picks up small number of votes in Milwaukee County after Trump-requested recount

Biden picks up small number of votes in Milwaukee County after Trump-requested recount

President-elect Joe Biden saw a small net gain in votes as Milwaukee County, Wisconsin’s largest, certified its presidential general election results Friday after a recount requested by the Trump campaign. The results showed a net gain of 132 votes for Biden, with President Donald Trump receiving 134,482 votes and Biden receiving 317,527 after the recount,…MORE

Incoming Florida congressman tests positive for Covid-19

Incoming Florida congressman tests positive for Covid-19

Rep.-elect Carlos Gimenez of Florida announced Friday evening that he and his wife tested positive for Covid-19 Thursday and are self-isolating in their home. “After several negative tests, both Lourdes and I tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday. We are both feeling good and experiencing no symptoms at this time,” Gimenez said in a statement. “I…MORE

Thanksgiving vandalism: ‘Land back’ sprayed on US statues

Thanksgiving vandalism: ‘Land back’ sprayed on US statues

Statues of three United States Presidents, a “Pioneers Statue” and numerous store fronts were targeted by vandals on Thanksgiving, with “land back” graffitied on some of the property. Vandals damaged the Pioneers Statue in BF Nelson Park in Minneapolis, spray-painting the words “no thanks,” “no more genocide,” “decolonize” and “land back” on it, Dawn Sommers,…MORE

CDC Covid-19 vaccine advisers call emergency meeting to discuss distribution

CDC Covid-19 vaccine advisers call emergency meeting to discuss distribution

Advisers to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have called an emergency meeting for Tuesday to vote on who they recommend should be the first to get a coronavirus vaccine once one is authorized. The CDC’s Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices wants to have advice out to the public ahead of any decision…MORE