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Separated from his parents, an infected 4-year-old highlights the human cost of China's zero-Covid policy

Covered from head to toe in a white hazmat suit, a small child carrying a backpack half the size of his body toddles down a hospital corridor and arrives at a CT scan room -- all by himself.
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Give kids an educational toy they’ll really want to play with this holiday season
Though it sounds like a mythical item, the Orboot Earth: Augmented Reality Interactive Globe for Kids actually entertains children while giving them an education about their world.
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Megan Thee Stallion prepares for college graduation and more star snaps
The "Hot Girl Summer" rapper decorated a mortar board and got a special set of nails ahead of her graduation from Texas Southern University.
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Queen Elizabeth II Is Back Working From Home Five Days After Hospital Stay
Queen Elizabeth II had a virtual meeting with diplomats—her first official engagement since she canceled a trip on doctors' advice.
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Bitcoin ownership concentrated among a few investors, new study reveals
A new study has found that less than 10,000 people worldwide collectively own 5.5 million bitcoin -- nearly a third of the 18.77 million bitcoin that thus far has been mined.
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‘Locke & Key’: Darby Stanchfield Says Nina’s Pain Is Always There in the Background
"Nina never really, totally lets go of her grief of losing Rendell," Stanchfield told Decider.
Oklahoma boy fatally mauled in backyard by dog rescued weeks earlier
James McNeelis' family had taken in the dog as a stray and had not shown any signs of aggression prior to the deadly attack.
The best places for running in the D.C. area
These scenic spots let you stretch your legs while taking in some beautiful views.
Daniel Jones tops list of the most athletic QBs in New York history
Daniel Jones' memorable catch against the Panthers got us thinking about the most athletic QBs in NY football history.
Leaked U.K. Government Document Claims Vaccine Passports Could Actually Cause COVID Spread
The report stated that vaccine requirements may cause more people to gather in smaller, less-ventilated spaces.
JoJo Siwa says Jenna Johnson is helping her find ‘happiness’ amid breakup
Following Monday's "DWTS," Siwa referred to Johnson as her older sister. "One thing that she’s done for me is made me happy with being me," she gushed.
Ciara gives Russell Wilson something to celebrate amid Seahawks’ struggles
Wilson was focused on celebrating the singer, who turned 36 on Monday — the day before Seattle suffered a 13-10 loss to New Orleans.
Fake coupon scheme lands couple in prison
A Virginia Beach couple was sentenced to a combined 20 years in prison for "perpetrating a counterfeit coupon fraud scheme" that amounted to $32 million in losses for retailers and manufacturers.
How employers can win workers back (and keep them) after the 'Great Resignation'
With such large swathes of the American labor force leaving their jobs, the scales of power are tipping in the directions of workers. Here's how employers can entice and keep them.
New Jersey home’s Halloween display ripped over ‘ghost’ resembling KKK member
The Toms River-area NAACP chapter told The Post its looking into the matter and reported the display and its problematic imagery to local prosecutors.
Dog's Sassy Reaction to Owner Rejecting Her Kisses Has Internet in Stitches
A viral video showing a dog's very sassy reaction to being ignored by her owner has been watched nearly 25 million times.
TikTok’s Ali Abulaban ‘bugged’ daughter’s iPad before alleged murders
A TikTok star accused of shooting dead his wife and her male friend in a San Diego high-rise had allegedly bugged his daughter’s iPad hours earlier in a bid to catch them together.
Tom Brady says Bucs' fan 'lost all of his leverage' after handing back 600th TD ball: 'He should've held it'
Tampa Bay Buccaneers fan Byron Kennedy handed Tom Brady’s 600th touchdown ball back to team staff after wide receiver Mike Evans mistakenly gave the historic ball away but even Brady believes Kennedy should’ve held out a little longer.
The Facebook Papers consortium is growing, and reporters are gaining access to more documents
There are many more stories in the works -- and there are more newsrooms joining the consortium.
Judge sets deadline for Prince Andrew deposition in US sex assault case
A US judge has set a deadline of mid-July next year for Prince Andrew to answer questions under oath in the civil sex assault case against him.
After a Year of ‘Rampant’ Cheating, Elite Bridge Tries to Clean Up
As the pandemic forced most players online, the problem of cheating consumed the game’s highest levels. Top players say a tight-lipped culture is finally changing.
Banks, financial firms ask White House to drop IRS reporting rule
The letter from 99 banking and financial groups called on the White House to find another means to close the tax gap -- ​the difference between what people owe and what they pay.
'Needle spiking' in bars, clubs sparks new sexual assault concerns
"Vulnerable" and "violated" is how a United Kingdom student described feeling after being a recent "needle spiking" victim at a Nottingham nightclub.
Mainstream morning news ignores massive migrant caravan heading to US border
A massive migrant caravan left the town of Huehuetán in the south of Mexico Monday on the third day of their trek toward the U.S. southern border, but anyone who relies on mainstream morning news would have no idea.
Fans are outraged that Zendaya is in ‘Dune’ for only 7 minutes
Zendaya was featured in most of the promotional materials for the movie as an A-list actress, alongside her co-star Timothée Chalamet.
Soccer legend Paul Scholes mocked over bizarre video of him biting daughter’s toes
The Manchester United legend became a trending Twitter topic Tuesday after his 20-year-old daughter shared a video of him biting her toenails.
Making Breast Cancer Care More Inclusive
Dr. Laura Esserman is aiming to increase awareness and education about clinical trials among Black women, who already have a deep mistrust of the medical system
Energy crisis will set off social unrest, private-equity billionaire warns
Blackstone CEO Stephen Schwarzman warned Tuesday that high energy prices will likely set off social unrest around the world.
Julianna Margulies Responds to Criticism of Her Playing a Lesbian Character on ‘The Morning Show’: “We’re Actors”
"Who's to say I haven't had my own gay experiences? We're making assumptions."
Amazon's new Kindle Paperwhite: Why I like reading books on this more than my phone or tablet
Amazon is releasing its latest ebook reader, the Kindle Paperwhite, on Oct. 27. Here's why the new Amazon device is worth the upgrade.
Does Saoirse Ronan Really Sing in 'The French Dispatch'?
In a film filled with superstars, Saoirse Ronan steals her scene by showcasing her singing abilities in Wes Anderson's new movie "The French Dispatch"
Record rainfall drenches drought-stricken California and douses wildfires
A powerful storm that swept through California set rainfall records and greatly reduces the chances of additional wildfires in a region that has borne the brunt of another devastating year of blazes.
WorldView: Protests in Sudan after military coup; U.S. blames Iran for drone attack
Demonstrators took to the streets around Sudan's capital city after the country's top general seized power in a military coup. Meanwhile, a U.S. official said a drone attack on a military outpost in Syria where U.S. troops are based is believed to have been carried out by Iran, and a diplomatic crisis between Turkey and Western nations appears to have been narrowly averted. Also, Japan's Princess Mako married her commoner boyfriend and forfeited her royal status following unusual scrutiny and criticism of the engagement. CBS News' Haley Ott joined "CBSN AM" from London with those international stories.
Joywave Drummer Discovers Live Scorpions in Package
Paul Brenner of the indie band from Rochester, New York, found a nasty surprise in a clothing delivery.
Social media star faces backlash over ‘vile’ post about late father
Jayne Rivera, from Miami, Florida, is a TikTok star who has gained popularity through her fashion, travel and swimwear posts.
Is ‘Last Night In Soho’ on HBO Max or Netflix? When Will the Edgar Wright Movie Be Streaming?
1960s London is scarier than you think.
What is the citizen's arrest law at the heart of the trial over Ahmaud Arbery's death?
Law professor Joseph Margulies explains how the now-repealed Georgia statute came about — and how its interpretation could decide the fate of the three men accused of Arbery's murder.
Claire Vaye Watkins’s new novel approaches motherhood — with a torch
In “I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness,” a conflicted new mother abandons her child and husband.
Build Back Better is getting worse and worse
Democrats are at risk of producing legislation that is so compromised and slapdash that it would amount to a tragic missed opportunity.
Taiwan Tells Citizens 'Don't Be Dismayed' By WSJ Report on Low Troop Morale
The damning report found many conscripts and reserves who felt their short duration of training left them and their countrymen unprepared for conflict.
Iranians Face Hours-Long Wait for Gas After Cyberattack Closes Most of Country's Stations
The attack also suspended the functionality of the government-issued electronic cards that many residents rely on to purchase subsidized fuel at gas pumps.
Man Celebrating 21st Birthday on Boat Drowns After Falling Overboard
Aspiring fashion designer Trevon Darling had planned a birthday celebration for friends and family.
Democrats on the ‘Verge of Something Major,’ Pelosi Says of Budget Talks
House Democrats huddled Tuesday morning, seeking to resolve critical disputes in budget negotiations. An emerging compromise could spend around $1.75 trillion over 10 years.
The best sales to shop today: Apple TV, Sun Joe, ThirdLove and more
Today, you'll find a deal on the previous-gen version of our upgrade pick for best streaming device, discounted Toms boots and savings on organic mattresses by Avocado. All that and more below.
Orangutan is pregnant with twins at New Orleans zoo
A critically endangered Sumatran orangutan at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans, Louisiana, is expecting twins this winter. It will be her first offspring. Credit: Audubon Zoo via Storyful
Joe Manchin Says He's Approached About Switching to GOP Everyday, 'Would Be Much Easier'
"This position, I wouldn't wish it on anybody," Manchin said when asked about all the attention he's received amid reconciliation negotiations.
Jim Caviezel recites Mel Gibson’s ‘Braveheart’ battle cry at QAnon conference
"Fight, and you may die. Run, and you'll live — at least a while," Caviezel recited at the “For God & Country: Patriot Double Down” conference, rallying the far-right crowd to fight for their freedom.
Spinning Back Clique: On Fedor's next fight, Paulo Costa and Nate Diaz's UFC futures, and more
Check out this week’s “Spinning Back Clique,” MMA Junkie’s weekly show that takes a spin through the biggest topics in mixed martial arts.       Related StoriesSpinning Back Clique: On Fedor's next fight, Paulo Costa and Nate Diaz's UFC futures, and more - EnclosureJamie Pickett worked past mental hurdle to get first UFC winTabatha Ricci on a dream-come-true first UFC win – and a petition for her 'Baby Shark'
The ‘biggest surprise’ about Bengals becoming NFL’s breakout team
If the playoffs were to start this week, Cincinnati (5-2) would be the top seed in the AFC.