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Cape Cod groups are looking to test out electronic shark deterrent technology this summer, including a nonprofit that is hoping to roll out a protective “virtual shark net.” Cape Cod Ocean Community Inc. — a nonprofit that formed after a man was killed by a shark in Cape waters three years ago — is working …

Photo by Jonathan Moscrop/Getty Images Fenerbahce defender Attila Szalai is keen on a summer move to Premier League high-flyers Leicester City, according to Blikk.  Dominik Szoboszlai’s status as the most expensive Hungarian in history may not last long.  Because, just three months after the former Salzburg talisman completed his £18 million switch to RB Leipzig, reports suggest …

New numbers by the Texas Department State Health Services found that February’s extreme winter storm killed many more Texans than initially reported. New totals show 111 Texas deaths are linked to the extreme weather event, double the number previously reported. In North Texas, 11 deaths are believed to be linked to the storm. The Houston …

TOKYO, Japan (KWWL) — The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games will open this summer without overseas spectators, ogranizers said early Saturday. Multiple large media oulets are reporting the decision after a joint meeting betwween olympic committees, the Japanese government, Tokyo government, and local organizers. Reportedly, such a move was expected and rumored for several months. It …

GOSHEN — Elkhart County’s health officer is encouraging planners to consider every COVID-19 advisory level as they look at going ahead with major events this summer. Under public health orders, the Elkhart County Health Department requires a safety plan to be submitted 14 days ahead of time for public events and gatherings over a certain …

“I think we are going to get fooled,” Dr. Paul Offit, director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia said Thursday. “I think what’s going to happen is you’re going to see that as we enter the summer months, numbers are going to go down, people will think great, we’re good.” …

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Some good news for St. Johns County students. The school board voted Tuesday morning to extend summer break an extra week and start school on Aug.16. The 2021-2022 school year was scheduled to start on Aug. 10. The current school year ends June 10 for students, which is later than in …

Sylvia Getman speaks at a coronavirus press conference in March 2020, before the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended wearing masks to limit the spread of the virus. (Enterprise photo — Elizabeth Izzo) SARANAC LAKE — Sylvia Getman, the president and chief executive officer of Adirondack Health, announced plans to retire this summer …

ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. (WITN) – Businesses benefiting from a beach boost during the pandemic may not be able to enjoy that this summer in North Carolina. A bill making its way through the General Assembly would allow school districts to extend this school year or start the next one early. Either way, summer break in …

Here are some significant developments: Global cases have surpassed 100 million as concern grows about highly transmissible new variants of the virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the coronavirus isn’t spreading in schools that take precautions, but views differ on what those measures need to be. Chicago Public Schools suspended in-person learning …