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Friday’s Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade raised privacy concerns for women, specifically questions about the privacy threat that could come with certain apps and smartphone location technology. Some people are praising the decision, while others are vowing to cut ties with clients or vendors in states where abortion is now illegal. Part …

Panama City, Fla. – The Florida Department of Health in Bay County (DOH-Bay) reminds all residents and visitors to avoid contact with bats. Bats can spread rabies. Rabies is a fatal viral infection of the nervous system that is spread from animal to animal or animal to human by bite, scratch, or contact between infected …

Bay Area health leaders are urging people to take precautions in the midst of the latest COVID-19 surge. Two months ago, San Francisco was seeing an average of 79 reported new cases each day. Now, the average is 400. The positive news is that the surge may have just about run its course. “I suspect …

SAN FRANCISCO —  The U.S. is facing a maternal health crisis, Vice President Kamala Harris declared Thursday in remarks at UC San Francisco as she wound down a weeklong trip to her home state. “Women in our nation are dying at a higher rate for pregnancy-related causes than in any other wealthy and more developed nations …

STURGEON BAY ⎯ The shipping season will start very soon, as will the spectator season for maritime buffs in Door County, as U.S. Coast Guard cutters begin to break the ice Monday in the bay of Green Bay and Sturgeon Bay Canal, along with other waters in the region. The cutters Mackinaw and Mobile Bay …

ORLANDO, Fla. — Scottie Scheffler played the kind of golf that wins a traditional U.S. Open, and that’s what the Arnold Palmer Invitational felt like Sunday at Bay Hill. In another final round that featured some of the toughest scoring conditions in four decades, Scheffler made key putts to save two unlikely pars, followed with …

Firefighters with the Menlo Park Fire Protection District have new technology that helps them navigate through burning buildings and find people twice as fast, according to the Fire Chief. The technology is called the C-Thru platform. It includes a navigation unit that attaches to the firefighter’s helmet and allows them to clearly see objects in …

In February 2021, the Casco Bay Island Transit District’s board of directors approved the diesel-electric hybrid compulsion system design to replace the Machigonne. PORTLAND, Maine — For many people, Casco Bay Lines has become a lifeline to the mainland from six islands off the coast. The Machigonne ferry, decorated with red and yellow trim, is …

Follow the science. It has become a familiar phrase during the pandemic and when it comes to COVID-19 protocols, but some experts said science may be taking a backseat to politics and other interests in charting a course for California. Mixing science with politics can produce a strange result, especially when the scientists themselves disagree …

Learn to code in 16 weeks at Codeboxx Tony Sadiku reports ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Tampa Bay area could be the next major tech hub according to an technology education company relocating its headquarters to St. Petersburg. Canadian company CodeBoxx wants to be the catalyst for a tech boom in the area. It provides …