Twins land free-agent shortstop Carlos Correa in stunning $105.3 million, three-year deal

The Twins pulled off a shocking early-morning move Saturday, bringing star shortstop Carlos Correa to Minnesota in a blockbuster deal. The top free agent has a three-year, $105.3 million deal with opt-outs after 2022 and 2023 to become a free agent again, a source confirmed. His average annual salary of $36 million will make him … Read more

Black adult hospitalizations reached a pandemic high during the omicron wave, CDC study finds

As the highly transmissible omicron variant usurped the delta variant’s dominance, people who were unvaccinated were 12 times more likely to be hospitalized than those who were vaccinated and boosted against the coronavirus, according to the report. Story continues below advertisement And fewer Black adults had been immunized compared with White adults, said the report, … Read more

Prince William, Kate Middleton will not visit Belize after locals protest their Caribbean tour

Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate will not visit a cacao farm in an indigenous region of Belize as planned on their Caribbean tour, the Belize government said Friday, after local villagers staged a protest against their arrival. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge travel to Belize on Saturday for a week-long Caribbean tour … Read more

Last: Less is really more when it comes to natural wines

Breadcrumb Trail Links food Natural wines require less intervention and additives. jpg Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission from purchases made through links on this page. Article content As a trend, natural wine became popular back in the ’80s, mostly in hip Parisian wine bars, … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy tells Russia to hold peace talks now or suffer for generations

Breadcrumb Trail Links World Author of the article: Reuters Natalia Zinets and Natalie Thomas publishing date: Mar 19, 2022 † 14 minutes ago † 4 minute read † Join the conversation Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy visits people who were injured while fleeing from Kyiv’s outskirts as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, at a hospital in … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Saturday, March 19, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Saturday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available† 8:13 am: Sudbury-area school boards are preparing for a return to a “more normal learning environment” when students go back to class after March Break. Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer … Read more

We Finally Have a Genetic Link Between Ovarian Cancer And This Common Disorder

Scientists have found a genetic link and a potentially causal relationship between endometriosis and some types of ovarian cancer. The absolute risk of an endometriosis patient developing cancer is still very low, but these overlapping genetic markers could help researchers understand and treat both illnesses better in the future. “We don’t want women with endometriosis … Read more