Drug overdose death rates highest among American Indian people and middle-age Black men, study shows

For people ages 15 to 34, White people had the highest rate of overdose deaths in 2018. But between 2018 and 2021, rates increased faster among other racial and ethnic…

Monkeypox: Why we shouldn’t tiptoe around who is at highest risk

Washington CNN  —  A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Race Deconstructed newsletter. To get it in your inbox every week, sign up for free here. The Biden administration…

Carbon Dioxide Levels Are Highest in Human History

The amount of planet-warming carbon dioxide in the atmosphere broke a record in May, continuing its relentless climb, scientists said Friday. It is now 50 percent higher than the preindustrial…

Britain’s inflation rate climbed to 7 percent, the highest in 30 years.

In Britain, several pieces of dispiriting economic news arrived this week: Prices are rising at their fastest pace in 30 years, wages adjusted for inflation fell the most in nearly…

WNBA draft 2022 grades – Indiana Fever, Atlanta Dream, Washington Mystics score highest marks

Apr 12, 2022 Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been…

Colombia’s Highest Court Legalizes Abortion Up To 24 Weeks

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia became the latest country in Latin America to expand access to abortion Monday as the nation’s Constitutional Court voted to legalize the procedure until the…

Mortgage rates are highest since March 2020

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.45% in the week ending January 13, up from an average 3.22% the week before, according to Freddie Mac. It’s the highest the average rate…

U.S. Records 5 Rabies Deaths in 2021, Highest Number in a Decade

Five people in the United States died from rabies last year, the highest number in a decade, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday. Three of those…

PCE Index Hit Highest Level in November Since 1982

Whether the 2021 price burst teaches households to expect higher inflation going forward is critically important. From the Fed’s perspective, there is a risk that climbing inflation expectations could touch…

Inflation in U.K. Hits 5.1 Percent, Highest in a Decade

Inflation in Britain rose 5.1 percent last month, the highest annual rate in more than a decade, driven mainly by jumps in the cost of gasoline and clothing. The figure…