CDC investigating ‘large, ongoing’ outbreak of meningococcal disease in Florida

CDC investigating ‘large, ongoing’ outbreak of meningococcal disease in Florida

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating “one of the worst outbreaks of meningococcal disease among gay and bisexual men in U.S. history” after at least 24 cases and six deaths were reported in Florida. In a Wednesday press release, the CDC described a serogroup C meningococcal outbreak primarily spreading among gay,…

Louis Vuitton brings Florida marching band to the Louvre for Paris fashion week

Louis Vuitton brings Florida marching band to the Louvre for Paris fashion week

The FAMU’s Incomparable Marching “100” band perform during the Spring/Summer 2023 collection show by Louis Vuitton fashion house during Men’s Fashion Week in Paris, France, June 23, 2022. REUTERS/Benoit TessierRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comPARIS, June 23 (Reuters) – Louis Vuitton cranked up the volume at Paris Fashion Week Thursday, spiriting Florida’s famous…

Biologists catch record-breaking 215-pound Burmese python in Florida Everglades

Biologists catch record-breaking 215-pound Burmese python in Florida Everglades

Conservancy biologists in Florida caught an almost 18-foot-long, 215-pound Burmese python.The invasive snake is the biggest Burmese python ever found in state’s Everglades.The python was caught in December, but wasn’t made public until this week – when National Geographic published an exclusive story about the program.FORT MYERS, Fla. — Conservancy biologists caught the biggest Burmese…

CDC recommends vaccine for gay, bisexual men amid Florida meningitis surge

CDC recommends vaccine for gay, bisexual men amid Florida meningitis surge

ORLANDO, Fla. — Health officials on Wednesday recommended that men in Florida who have sex with other men get a meningococcal vaccine following one of the worst outbreaks among gay and bisexual men in U.S. history of a bacteria that causes meningitis.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a statement that there have…

Trump Shares Poll of Him Crushing DeSantis as Rumors Swirl Over Challenge

Trump Shares Poll of Him Crushing DeSantis as Rumors Swirl Over Challenge

Donald Trump has shared a poll indicating he would comprehensively beat Ron DeSantis for the 2024 Republican nomination for president amid continuing speculation the Florida governor is planning on announcing his candidacy.The former president shared the results of a recent Zogby Poll on Truth Social on Wednesday that indicated that he is still an overwhelming…

Ripple To Open Its First Office in Toronto, Canada

Ripple To Open Its First Office in Toronto, Canada

The pioneer in business blockchain and cryptocurrency solutions, Ripple, revealed the opening of a new office in Toronto that will act as a crucial technical hub. The new office will assist Ripple’s ongoing expansion in North America. It will be the company’s first in the country…