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Inspiring & Important. Embrace 54! in the Virtual Walk to Cure Arthritis.

Talking about the "Virtual Walk to Cure Arthritis". Together let's do all we can to support research funding and educational and comfort resources for those living with arthritis and their family. The "Walk" is nationwide on Saturday, May 16, 1pm PT. Participate on their Facebook page. 54 is a 'magic' number, reflecting the creativity of…

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US COVID-19 death toll surpasses 90,000

iStock/kemalbas (NEW YORK) — The United States remained the hardest-hit country in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, with its death toll on Monday surpassing 90,000. According to data from Johns Hopkins University, the nation has suffered at least 90,193 deaths from the virus, which has sickened over 1.5 million people. Globally, the death toll stands at more than 317,000, with over 4.7 …

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Meryl Streep, Billy Porter, Ryan Reynolds join ‘James and the Giant Peach’ live COVID-19 relief reading

Courtesy of the Roald Dahl Story Company(LOS ANGELES) — JoJo Rabbit Oscar-winner Taika Waititi is calling on some very famous friends for a live reading of the beloved Roald Dahl children’s book James and the Giant Peach, all for COVID-19 relief.  The ten-episode James and the Giant Peach with Taika and Friends will also feature characters voiced by Chris and Liam Hemsworth, Oscar-winner Cate Blanchett, Nick Kroll, Mindy Kaling, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o, as well …

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IKEA Russia offering instructions on how to build pillow forts, furniture castles for quarantine

iStock/Antonio_Diaz(LOS ANGELES) — The ad agency Instinct came up with a crafty way to keep kids occupied during the COVID-19 pandemic. For IKEA Russia, the group designed instructions, drawn up in that unmistakably Swedish style with which any IKEA shopper is familiar, on how to build furniture forts and kid-sized castles made up of common household items.  For example, AdWeek notes, some …

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Ireland’s tourism board offers virtual visits until you can travel again

iStock/no_limits_pictures(IRELAND) — While travel has been restricted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tourism Ireland is hoping you’ll visit the Emerald Isle now — via a virtual tour. “As soon as you can travel again Ireland will be waiting to fill your heart with its beauty and warmth — until then you can dream of your future adventure,” the official Tourism Ireland …

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