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Vaccines headlining Vax Live | Culture

The masks hid 20,000 smiles. Although they couldn't be seen, one knew they were there. There was no way it wasn't. 90 minutes was enough to unfreeze the old memories of the pre-pandemic times. Massive concerts have returned to the United States, a country that has vaccinated 45% of its population with at least one dose. Vaccines have been headlining in Vax Live, an event broadcast via YouTube to 100 countries that mixed celebrity activism with political leaders and with which it has been tried to show the world that the return to the best of our past is at our reach.Vax Live was a strange experience, in keeping with the times we lived through. A concert organized in a gigantic stadium for 70,000, where almost all the spectators were essential health workers and workers already vac...
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How cooking your beans in a slow cooker can intoxicate you

Beans contain lectins that when consumed in their active state can cause negative side effects. Photo: Jan Nijman / Pixabay Beans are a highly nutritious, healthy, and inexpensive food. When preparing legumes at home, cooking is very important for safe consumption, otherwise, improperly cooked beans could intoxicate you. The reason for caution when cooking beans is due to their lectin content. They are an "antinutrient" found in plants, but in greater amounts in legumes and whole grains. These are proteins that act as a natural defense in plants. Serious reactions have been reported in people who have eaten raw or undercooked beans. The Harvard School of Public Health explains that when lectins are consumed in their active state they can cause ...
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Colombia expels a Cuban diplomat for “incompatible activities” in the country

Poly MartínezCorrespondent in Bogotá Updated:09/05/2021 02:48h Keep Related news"In accordance with our historical position, Colombia will continue to be a country open to international scrutiny," was the message sent on Friday by the Colombian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Claudia Blum, in charge of attending to one of the ever more delicate flanks for the country when crises occur like the one that began on April 28: the international front.It was not simply a statement of principle. This time the scene is a social protest that after eleven days still does not end, for which the Government of Colombia He summoned the heads of Mission in Bogotá this Saturday to update them on the events and progress of the Government to regain calm.The trigger was on behalf of the mission ...
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A shooting in Times Square left a 4-year-old girl and 2 women injured

Police came to the scene of the Times Square shooting. Photo: David Dee Delgado / Getty Images Three innocent bystanders, including a young girl, were wounded by gunfire in Times Square on Saturday. when a man arguing with three other people drew a gun and fired savagely into the crowd during the afternoon, according to the nyc police. A dispute between four men occurred at the location when one man produced a firearm and began to shoot. The three victims were shot as a result of this @CBSNewYork #TimesSquare #shooting pic.twitter.com/BeclGjD5vJ - Kiran Dhillon (iKiranDhillonTV) May 8, 2021 The shooting broke out just before 4:55 p.m. off 1515 Broadway, along West 44th Street, when a dispute between four men took a violent turn and one of them p...
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Spain comes out of the state of alarm with euphoria, doubts and concern | Society

Spain is no longer in a state of alarm. The worst health, social and economic crisis in decades - with a balance that is close to 80,000 deaths - this Sunday enters a new de-escalation that this time should mark the definitive decline of the pandemic. The country needs about 100 days to start recovering the vital and social spaces that the coronavirus has forced it to give up. For full normality, experts predict, there is still much more to do: at least a year.At some point in mid-August, Spain will be able to do the math and see if the goal is closer. The incidences, still very high, should be below 25 cases per 100,000 inhabitants and mortality has plummeted thanks to a vaccination campaign that by then will have protected about 70% of the population. But first, the political and...
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Tui feels beach-ready, in part thanks to the big Berlin bailout | Trip to Tui

Tristan da Cunha, here we go. The Tui travel company will have given a little applause at the end of last week, when the UK government finally confirmed the resumption of international leisure travel with a threadbare "green list" of faraway countries where desperate tourists can venture. safely without a 10-day quarantine around the corner.For those who want to stay in the Northern Hemisphere, at least Portugal made the cut, although Tui executives are no doubt examining the pool facilities in the Faroe Islands right now. Tui, the world's largest tourism company, will give more details on the state of the holiday market when it reports its first-half results on Wednesday.International travel from Britain may resume on May 17, another step towards normalcy, and Tui is relying on a flo...
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A man beat the actress Laisha Wilkins in the middle of the street: she and several famous people raise their voices and demand justice

Laisha Wilkins She is a well-known soap opera actress on Mexican television. As a villain, she has conquered many for her performances in soap operas such as "Madness of Love", "A Hook to the Heart" and "The Force of Destiny", among other highly successful productions. But today this 44-year-old interpreter is not in the news because of her work but because of an incident in which she became one more victim of violence against women. Wilkins showed through his social networks how a man was posting political propaganda from the Morena party, on top of the one already posted on the walls by the opposition party. When he saw her, he reacted by hitting her. All this has been evidenced in a video that has already gone viral on social networks. Both the public, fans of the actres...
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Manu stands up for Falcón

The team's face, body language changed. He went from being an intrepid, shrewd, dazzling young man to a man with ailments aware that every gram of glycogen spent took him a little further away from his goal. Only Abde seemed to rebel against that unconscious maxim, but he also fell short, without margin, without room for dribbling, without strength to hit. The game, f...
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Tomás Gimeno: The 12-day search for the missing man with his daughters in Tenerife | Society

On the left, the Civil Guard inspects Tomás Gimeno's ship in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, found adrift on March 29. On the right, Gimeno.In the image that everyone has seen, Tomás Gimeno appears with a few days beard, short hair and a yellow sports shirt next to an URGENT sign and the SOS Disappeared website. A 37-year-old from Tenerife, he is the most wanted person since he kidnapped his two daughters, Anna and Olivia, ages one and six, on April 27. No one has seen this man again, who works in family businesses and comes from a wealthy family well known on the island, owner of banana plantations and even a golf course, Los Palos, in Arona, one of the main Canary Islands tourist municipalities.It has been 12 days since they were last seen. There are still many unknowns to solve. The inve...
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Keishla Rodríguez’s father at his funeral in Puerto Rico: “My daughter was a being of light”

For Osman Perez Mendez Surrounded by loved ones and friends, and after being dismissed by thousands of people throughout the funeral procession, this afternoon the remains of the young woman were buried Keishla M. Rodríguez Ortiz, whose murder days ago shocked all of Puerto Rico, while his family has reiterated that they expect it to be the last murder due to gender violence in the country. Keishla's coffin arrived at the Los Angeles Memorial Cemetery in Guaynabo in a buggy pulled by white horses, while hundreds of people said goodbye with messages of affection and prayers. Keishla, and the unborn baby, were victims of a brutal murder last week. The alleged perpetrator of the crime, boxer Félix Verdejo, and his alleged accomplice, Luis Antonio Cádiz Martínez, are imprisoned pe...