Here’s what tax pros are looking for in Donald Trump’s returns

Donald Trump’s tax returns, long the subject of speculation and a bitter legal fight, are set to be made public. After last week releasing a summary of the IRS’ efforts to audit the former president, along with some details of his income in recent years, the House Ways and Means Committee early Friday released redacted … Read more

6 Best Diets of 2023, Vetted by Dietitians

Natalia LavrenkovaGetty Images Striving to fit a certain body image is out, achieving total body wellness is in. That mission starts in the kitchen, and it means enjoying meals that keep your heart healthy, steady your mood, nourish your organs, support a strong immune system and give you the energy you need to beat your … Read more

Tulane football gets boost from virtual reality in injury recovery, mental health

Multiple times in a given week this season, Tulane wide receiver Phat Watts walked into the team training area to rehab a torn ACL he suffered in the second game in September. Various movements and stretches are part of the typical recovery process. But when Watts gets on the stationary bike, he doesn’t put on … Read more

Mask mandates fail to make a comeback, despite pleas from public health experts

A protective face mask lies on the sidewalk in New York City on Oct. 26. (Shannon Stapleton/Reuters) COVID-19 updates. View latest news. WASHINGTON—Coronavirus infection rates rose steadily through the first half of November across Los Angeles County, then began to climb sharply around the long Thanksgiving weekend. As a result, on Dec. 1, the county’s … Read more

Herpes vaccine tests underway by company that made COVID-19 vaccines

Ever since BioNTech and its occasional corporate partner Pfizer announced they had developed an mRNA vaccine for COVID-19, biotech researchers have salivated over the promise of using mRNA vaccines on other pathogens. That speaks to the promise of mRNA vaccines: unlike conventional vaccine platforms, mRNA vaccines can be much more easily modified to treat new … Read more

COVID travel curbs against Chinese visitors ‘discriminatory’- state media

US, Japan, others require COVID tests from Chinese visitors EU experts to hold crisis meeting next week WHO, China discuss pandemic BEIJING/MADRID, Dec 30 (Reuters) – Chinese state-media have railed against the growing number of foreign governments imposing COVID tests on travelers from China, calling the measures “discriminatory.” Having kept its borders all but shut … Read more

Native Hawaiian women too often go missing and face violence. A new federal policy may help.

The average profile of a missing child in Hawaii is a 15-year-old Native Hawaiian girl. Despite making up just 10% of the state’s population, Native Hawaiian girls and women account for almost 2 in 3 of its sex trafficking victims. This week, President Joe Biden signed legislation that ensures Native Hawaiian organizations can use Violence … Read more