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‘The Best Tool We Have’ for Self-Harming and Suicidal Teens

Parents seeking therapy for teenagers who self-harm or suffer from anxiety, depression or suicidal thoughts face an imposing thicket of treatment options and...

A ‘Sea Cow’ That Evoked Mermaids Is Extinct in Chinese Waters, Study Finds

The dugong, a species of so-called sea cow that roams the ocean floor in Asia and Africa and is said to have inspired...

Moderna Sues Pfizer and BioNTech Over Covid Vaccine

The vaccine manufacturer Moderna sued Pfizer and BioNTech on Friday, claiming that its rivals’ Covid-19 shot violates its patents protecting its groundbreaking technology.Moderna...

California to Ban the Sale of New Gasoline Cars

California regulators on Thursday will vote to put in place a sweeping plan to restrict and ultimately ban the sale of gasoline-powered cars,...

The Latest Find as Water Levels Fall: Dinosaur Tracks in Texas

As a punishing drought grips parts of the world this summer, bodies of water have been drying up, exposing submerged World War II...

A Teen’s Journey Into the Internet’s Darkness and Back Again

Puberty hit C early — in the fourth grade — and hard: acne, breasts, attention, humiliation. C found refuge in the internet.Every night,...

In the Lanternfly War, Some Take the Bug’s Side

When Lee Weiss, 31, sees a spotted lanternfly — an invasive pest so voracious that it is the target of several officially-sanctioned smash-on-sight...

How Pharmacy Work Stopped Being So Great

If any group of workers might have expected their pay to rise last year, it would arguably have been pharmacists. With many drugstores...

A Famous Walrus Is Killed, and Norwegians Are Divided

OSLO — It was another good day for Freya, the 1,300-pound walrus named for the Norse goddess of love, beauty and war, who...

A Repeat of Covid: Data Show Racial Disparities in Monkeypox Response

New York City released new data on Thursday showing stark disparities in monkeypox vaccine access, with Black men receiving the vaccine at a...

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