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Amazon to Test Delivery Robot ‘Amazon Scout’ in Seattle | Time

It’s being tested in a Seattle suburb Source: Amazon to Test Delivery Robot ‘Amazon Scout’ in Seattle | Time

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SHOCK CRIME: Woman on trial over autistic boy killing on the Costa Blanca – Euro Weekly News Spain

PROSECUTORS are seeking a full life prison sentence for a woman accused of murdering her partner’s foster child in Elda, Alicante. The accused, Alejandra Source: SHOCK CRIME: Woman on trial over autistic boy killing on the Costa Blanca – Euro Weekly News Spain

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Fort Mill teen with autism returned home safe | wcnc.com

David is considered to be high-functioning autistic, and normally wears glasses, but reportedly didn’t have them when he left home. Source: Fort Mill teen with autism returned home safe | wcnc.com

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Measles on the rise after 19-year absence | Health | kenoshanews.com

Experts fear that measles, declared eliminated from the US in 2000, is here to stay and getting worse, and they point a finger at parents who do not vaccinate their Source: Measles on the rise after 19-year absence | Health | kenoshanews.com

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Froma Harrop: Anti-vaxxers spread plague of ignorance (Gazette Opinion) | Columnists | wvgazettemail.com

An outbreak of measles four years ago at Disneyland focused attention on a growing health menace — the refusal of parents to vaccinate their children. The threat has gone international. The World Health Organization has just named the anti-vaccination movement among the 10 biggest global health crises. Italy is ground zero, thanks to a law […]

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Anti-Vaxxers Declared One of the Top 10 Threats to Public Health in 2019 as a Measles Outbreak Spreads Across Vancouver, Wash. – Willamette Week

The Oregon Health Authority found that the number of kindergarteners seeking a non-medical vaccine exemption rose to 7.5 percent in 2018, the highest since new laws were passed to make obtaining the non-medical waivers more difficult in 2015. Source: Anti-Vaxxers Declared One of the Top 10 Threats to Public Health in 2019 as a Measles […]

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Anti-Vaxxer Parents Just Got Slammed By the New York Times – Blogtown – Portland Mercury

  Measles is a highly contagious disease that, on average, kills 10,000 people a year—mostly under the age of five. And while vaccines came close to eradicating the disease, outbreaks live on thanks to dangerous misinformation spread by anti-vaxxers (who were recently declared a global threat by the World Health Organization). As of today there are 21 22 confirmed […]