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Covid-19 cases forcing hospitals to ration care is unfair and unacceptable, expert says

Covid-19 cases forcing hospitals to ration care is unfair and unacceptable, expert says

With the spread of the Delta variant and lagging vaccination rates, Covid-19 cases have pushed hospitals all over the country to a breaking point — which one expert called unfair and unacceptable. Montana’s health care system is under that strain, including St. Peter’s Health in Helena, which is operating under crisis standards of care. “We…MORE

Toyota’s Tundra is going hybrid

Toyota’s Tundra is going hybrid

Look out, Ford F-150: Another hybrid pickup truck is hitting the market. Toyota announced Sunday that its latest version of the Tundra pickup includes the option for a hybrid twin-turbo V6. The system, according to Toyota, will give the vehicle more power and torque. One thing the new Tundra full-size truck will not have is…MORE

Five memorable Emmy speech moments

Five memorable Emmy speech moments

Ah, live TV, how quickly you can turn us from bitter, grumbling shade factories to weeping messes. The Emmys was no exception. Say what you will about the repeat-filled winners, some of the honorees brought their acceptance speech A-game under a kind of extreme duress most of us can only imagine (a room of super…MORE

RuPaul makes Emmy history
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RuPaul makes Emmy history

It’s a night of ru-bilation for RuPaul. The legendary television figure, whose full name is RuPaul Charles, on Sunday night made Emmy history by becoming the most-awarded person of color in the show’s history with 11 wins. The previous record holder was cinematographer Donald A. Morgan, according to the Los Angeles Times. The latest award…MORE

6 people are in critical condition and 24 others injured after a bus crash in Pennsylvania

6 people are in critical condition and 24 others injured after a bus crash in Pennsylvania

A bus crash in central Pennsylvania Sunday left at least 30 people injured, six of whom are in critical condition, officials said. The bus went off an exit ramp on Interstate 81 in Schuykill COunty when the driver lost control, according to a crash report from the Pennsylvania State Police. Trooper David Beohm said there…MORE

Democrats unlikely to get immigration measure in $3.5 trillion budget proposal after Senate parliamentarian ruling

Democrats unlikely to get immigration measure in $3.5 trillion budget proposal after Senate parliamentarian ruling

Senate Democrats likely will not be able to include a pathway to legalization for millions of immigrants in their $3.5 trillion bill to expand the country’s social safety net after new guidance from the Senate parliamentarian Sunday night. The decision comes as a resounding rebuke to Democrats, according to a source with direct knowledge of…MORE

Analysis: Emmys honor ‘The Crown,’ ‘Ted Lasso’ and ‘Queen’s Gambit’ as Netflix makes history
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Analysis: Emmys honor ‘The Crown,’ ‘Ted Lasso’ and ‘Queen’s Gambit’ as Netflix makes history

Netflix capped a historic night with Emmy wins in two of the three top categories for “The Crown” and “The Queen’s Gambit,” with Apple TV+’s comedy “Ted Lasso” completing a streaming sweep at the 73rd annual Emmy ceremony. In a stunning achievement, Netflix’s 10 wins on Sunday night, coupled with 34 wins at the Creative…MORE

Homeland Security chief to travel to US Southern border as thousands crowd in makeshift camp

Homeland Security chief to travel to US Southern border as thousands crowd in makeshift camp

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said Sunday he will travel to the US southern border as the Biden administration grapples with the thousands of migrants who have amassed in Del Rio, Texas, and ramps up deportation flights to Haiti. “I will be traveling to the border myself,” Mayorkas told CNN’s Jim Acosta, though he did…MORE

Elon Musk pledges $50 million to Inspiration4 cancer fundraiser
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Elon Musk pledges $50 million to Inspiration4 cancer fundraiser

SpaceX founder Elon Musk pledged to donate $50 million to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, helping exceed the $200 million fundraising goal set for last week’s Inspiration4 space mission. Musk tweeted, “Count me in for $50M” in response to a public call for donations from Inspiration4 on Saturday. The capsule splashed down off the coast…MORE

TIFF 2021: Highlights from a film festival that entered the multiverse

TIFF 2021: Highlights from a film festival that entered the multiverse

No two people have the same film festival experience. There’s the thumbing of the program and picking out titles, making priorities and curating your own double, triple, quadruple bills. There’s the hopping between venues, meeting faces old and new, emerging from dark rooms disappointed or elated or somewhere in between. For press, there’s a lot…MORE

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