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The first week: adapting to the virtual school

Shortly before 8 a.m., Jen and Basil’s third-grade student Basil Tsimpris sits at his desk and watches the faces of his classmates appear on his screen. A jumble of more than twenty “Hello! clash for a few seconds before the teacher turns it off. Mallory Noe-Payne spent a morning with …

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As kids spend more time online, predators follow

Jennifer gross had warned her 12-year-old daughter of the potential dangers of socializing with strangers online, but said the message has often fallen on deaf ears. Now the preteen understands the worry. Since mid-March, the girl has received several flirtatious messages from accounts that appeared to be from adult males …

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No one auditioned for INVINCIBLE, says Robert Kirkman

Benefiting from a main cast of actors like Steven yeun, JK Simmons, Sandra Oh, and Zazie Beetz, Amazon Prime’s next adult animated superhero show Invincible is a star-studded affair. Previewed this Friday March 26 on Prime Video, Invincible is based on the comic book of the same name created by …

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Symptoms: Ear Fluid and a Stuffy Feeling: The Hearing Journal

Figure: On otoscopy, the patient’s tympanic membrane shows perforation and clear drainage filling the medial canal. A 69-year-old woman presented to her otolaryngologist (ENT) three months ago with fluid and a constant feeling of blockage in her left ear. She did not have an upper respiratory infection before the onset …

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