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Security forces work at the site of a deadly bomb attack in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021. Iraq's military said twin suicide bombings at the Bab al-Sharqi commercial area in central Baghdad Thursday ripped through the busy market killing over two dozen and wounding over 70, with some in serious condition.

Twin Suicide Bombings Rock Central Baghdad

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Twin suicide bombings ripped through a busy market in the Iraqi capital Thursday.
AP Illustration/Peter Hamlin

Can COVID-19 Vaccines Be Mixed and Matched?

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Without any studies, vaccine doses should not be mixed, said Naor Bar-Zeev, a vaccine expert at Johns Hopkins University.

Three Dead in NY National Guard Medevac Helicopter Crash

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Three members of the National Guard died Wednesday after a helicopter they were on crashed in Mendon, near Rochester.

ID Bill Would Help Rural Ambulance Operations

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The bill working its way through the state legislature would make it easier for small communities to provide joint ambulance services.

Earn to Learn: MA EMT Program Graduates First Class

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Gov. Charlie Baker saluted the graduates of American Medical Response’s Earn While You Learn program.
Firefighters work next to a damaged building at Toledo Street following an explosion in downtown Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. A loud explosion of unknown origin has partially destroyed a six-floor-tall building flanked by a school and a nursing home in the center of Spain's capital, Madrid.

Madrid Blast Linked to Gas Leak

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A powerful explosion apparently caused by a gas leak ripped the facade off a residential building in central Madrid on Wednesday, killing two people and injuring more.
Health officials use wireless devices to register people with vaccine appointments at a mass COVID-19 vaccination site outside The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. California has become the first state to record more than 3 million known coronavirus infections. That's according to a tally Monday by Johns Hopkins University. The grim milestone wasn't entirely unexpected in a state with 40 million residents but its speed was stunning.

Hopeful Signs in CA as Counties Fight for Vaccines

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Indicators about the spread of the coronavirus showed what the top health official called “rays of hope” amid the deadliest days of the pandemic.
City worker Carlos Ruiz loads tanks of oxygen for COVID-19 patients, in the Iztapalapa borough of Mexico City, Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. The city offers free oxygen refills for COVID-19 patients.

Oxygen Thefts Mount as Mexico Reports Record COVID-19 Deaths

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Thefts of oxygen mounted as Mexico reported its highest daily death toll since the coronavirus pandemic began, with 1,584 deaths confirmed Tuesday.
In this Sept. 11, 2020, file photo, mourners place flowers in the name cut-out of Kyung Hee (Casey) Cho at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York.

U.S. Soldier Arrested in Plot to Blow Up NYC 9/11 Memorial

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A U.S. Army soldier was arrested on terrorism charges after he spoke online about plots to blow up New York City's 9/11 Memorial.
Paul Teesdale

Second Employee of the Welsh (UK) Ambulance Service Dies Due to COVID-19

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Paul Teesdale, a call handler for the Welsh Ambulance Service, has died after testing positive for COVID-19 on New Year’s Day, the ambulance service said.