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See Lupita Nyong’o’s Best Wakanda Forever Press Tour Looks
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See Lupita Nyong’o’s Best Wakanda Forever Press Tour Looks

The cast of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever were out in full force at the Hollywood premiere on Wednesday, October 26. As expected, there was plenty of excellent fashion on the red carpet: Rihanna arrived in an offbeat look by Rick Owens, while Letitia Wright paid a touching tribute to the late Chadwick Boseman in a...

Trump snubs DeSantis by leaving him out of Miami rally
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Trump snubs DeSantis by leaving him out of Miami rally

Don to Ron: You’re not invited! Former President Donald Trump left Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis off his invitation list for a planned pre-election day rally with Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) in Miami. Trump announced Rubio as a “special guest” for the rally on Sunday, Nov. 6 and noted that he has endorsed the onetime rival,...

Illinois School Board of Education releases 2022 Report Card
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Illinois School Board of Education releases 2022 Report Card

2022 marks the first complete Illinois Report Card since 2019. The Illinois School Board of Education released the latest report card for the state Thursday morning. While the pandemic’s affects are still being felt, as the data indicates, ISBE is counting some notable wins in the area of high school graduation rates, students’ academic growth...

African health official: Ebola in Uganda is under control
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African health official: Ebola in Uganda is under control

KAMPALA, Uganda — Uganda’s Ebola outbreak is under control, a top public health official in Africa said Thursday, noting that local health authorities are doing well to trace most contacts. “The situation is not getting out of control,” said Dr. Ahmed Ogwell, acting director of the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “We have...

Fungal Pathogens; ‘Tripledemic’ Possible; and Why We Like Horror
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Fungal Pathogens; ‘Tripledemic’ Possible; and Why We Like Horror

WHO Warns of Fungal Pathogens The UN’s World Health Organization issued its first list of dangerous fungal pathogens and warned that some drug-resistant strains are growing and pose a threat to human health. The WHO also recommended more surveillance to assess the level of threat and greater development of diagnostics and treatments. The list contained...

ECMO May Come With Mental Health Costs
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ECMO May Come With Mental Health Costs

Use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) was associated with a modestly increased risk of new mental health diagnoses in patients treated for critical illness in an intensive care unit (ICU), a retrospective cohort study in Canada showed. Among adult survivors who received ECMO, incidence of a new mental health diagnosis was 22.1 per 100 person-years...