<p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">The news to know for Friday, May 7th, 2021!</span></p> <p class="p1"><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><span class="s1"> What to know about</span><span class="s1">:</span></span></p> <ul> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">what new analysis found about what could be the real COVID-19 death toll around the world</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">the latest findings about COVID-19 vaccines for kids</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">a piece of a rocket expected to hit Earth this weekend</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">insects trained to sniff out COVID-19</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">how much Americans are spending on Mother's Day</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">how one profession is using No Pants Day for a good cause</span></li> </ul> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Those stories and more in around 10 minutes!</span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Head to <a href= "http://www.thenewsworthy.com/">www.theNewsWorthy.com</a> or see sources below to read more about any of the stories mentioned today.</span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> This episode is brought to you by</span></em> <a href= "https://www.noom.com/programs/health-weight/exsf01/?upv=3&sp=adresults&utm_source=thenewsworthy&utm_medium=podcast&utm_content=newsworthy&type=bakedin&group=audio&step=pros&lang=en&isvanity=y"> <em><span style= "font-weight: 400;">Noom.com/newsworthy</span></em></a> <em><span style="font-weight: 400;">and</span></em> <a href= "http://lightstream.com/newsworthy"><em><span style= "font-weight: 400;">LightStream.com/newsworthy</span></em></a></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em>Become a NewsWorthy INSIDER! 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font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Moderna Adolescents Vaccine Data:</span> <a href= "https://www.cnbc.com/2021/05/06/covid-moderna-mrna-earnings-q1-2021.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CNBC</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.cbsnews.com/news/moderna-covid-19-vaccine-teens-effective/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CBS News</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/health/2021/05/06/moderna-says-its-vaccine-shows-96-effectiveness-rate-kids/4969502001/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">USA Today</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://investors.modernatx.com/news-releases/news-release-details/moderna-reports-first-quarter-fiscal-year-2021-financial-results"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Moderna</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Idaho Middle School Shooting:</span> <a href= "https://apnews.com/article/idaho-rigby-middle-school-shooting-0f01cf5dc5aa04c3b2574a4c8379be9a"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">AP</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/06/us/idaho-middle-school-shooting/index.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CNN</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/two-children-one-adult-wounded-idaho-middle-school-shooting-n1266544"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NBC News</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.reuters.com/world/us/three-injured-eastern-idaho-school-shooting-student-custody-local-media-2021-05-06/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Reuters</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Rocket Part Falling Toward Earth:</span> <a href= "https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/news/world/2021/05/06/chinese-rocket-reentry-may-be-out-of-control/4971121001/?for-guid=85fb92e8-5cf6-11ea-893b-0ea69a3b4257"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">USA Today</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2021/05/06/chinese-rocket-booster-falling-eath/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">WaPo</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/06/science/china-rocket-crash-long-march-5b.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NY Times</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Transcripts/Transcript/Article/2597477/pentagon-press-secretary-conducts-on-camera-press-briefing/"> <span style= "font-weight: 400;">Defense.Gov</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Could Bees Be Used to Detect COVID-19?:</span> <a href= "https://www.businessinsider.com/scientists-taught-bees-to-smell-covid-19-infections-2021-5"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Business Insider</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.reuters.com/lifestyle/oddly-enough/bees-netherlands-trained-detect-covid-19-infections-2021-05-06/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Reuters</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.wur.nl/en/news-wur/Show/Training-bees-to-smell-the-coronavirus.htm"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Wageningen University</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Vax Live Concert Is Saturday:</span> <a href= "https://variety.com/2021/music/global/vax-live-meghan-harry-amitabh-bachchan-insight-tv-1234967627/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Variety</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://abc7.com/vax-live-concert-watch-stream-what-is-selena-gomez/10580037/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">ABC7</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/media/vaxlive/"><span style= "font-weight: 400;">Global Citizen</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://ew.com/tv/vax-live-concert-selena-gomez-jennifer-lopez-eddie-vedder/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">EW</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/jennifer-lopez-mom-onstage-performance-vax-live-concert-180911276.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Yahoo</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> ‘See Us Unite’ Campaign:</span> <a href= "https://www.axios.com/asian-american-foundation-campaign-launches-c2f5f3e3-ca7a-4433-98d4-0eeb703c08f8.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Axios</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.cbsnews.com/news/asian-american-foundation-fight-anti-asian-bias/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CBS News</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://deadline.com/2021/05/ken-jeong-host-aapi-heritage-month-celebration-see-us-unite-for-change-mtv-1234746190/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Deadline</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-asian-american-foundation-taaf-and-coalition-of-partners-launch-see-us-unite-cultural-campaign-to-drive-awareness-and-understanding-of-the-aapi-experience-301285639.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Asian American Foundation</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.csusb.edu/sites/default/files/Report%20to%20the%20Nation%20-%20Anti-Asian%20Hate%202020%20Final%20Draft%20-%20As%20of%20Apr%2028%202021%2010%20AM%20corrected_0.pdf"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CSUSB</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Twitter Testing a Tip Jar:</span> <a href= "https://www.theverge.com/2021/5/6/22423583/twitter-tip-jar-feature-sending-money-venmo-cashapp"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">The Verge</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://techcrunch.com/2021/05/06/twitter-tip-jar-lets-you-pay-people-for-good-tweetin/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">TechCrunch</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://mashable.com/article/twitter-tip-jar-launches/"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Mashable</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href="https://blog.twitter.com/en_us/topics/product/2021/introducing-tip-jar.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Twitter</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">, </span></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Video Game Hall of Fame Inductees:</span> <a href= "https://apnews.com/article/sports-soccer-international-soccer-travel-ny-state-wire-e153970bf6989ef3b2c185a66e863da1"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">AP</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.engadget.com/world-video-game-hall-of-fame-2021-inductees-193936184.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Engadget</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.worldvideogamehalloffame.org/"><span style= "font-weight: 400;">Video Game HOF</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://people.com/human-interest/over-70-percent-of-americans-have-developed-a-video-game-habit-in-quarantine-survey-finds/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">People</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/gaming/2021/01/15/video-game-spending-2020-reaches-record/4172689001/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">USA Today</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Americans’ Mother’s Day Spending:</span> <a href= "https://www.foxbusiness.com/lifestyle/mothers-day-gifts-cost-americans-220-average-2021-nrf-survey"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Fox Business</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.today.com/food/mother-s-day-2021-15-food-freebies-restaurant-deals-mother-t217443"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Today</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://nrf.com/insights/holiday-and-seasonal-trends/mothers-day/mothers-day-data-center"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NRF</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.census.gov/library/stories/2021/03/moms-work-and-the-pandemic.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Census</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Ideas for Last-Minute Gifts:</span> <a href= "https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/05/cnn-underscored/last-minute-mothers-day-gifts/index.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CNN</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://nypost.com/2021/05/06/19-of-the-best-last-minute-mothers-day-digital-gift-ideas/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NY Post</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.wired.com/story/last-minute-mothers-day-gift-ideas-deals-2021/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Wired</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Feel Good Friday: Comic’s 'No Pants Day' For a Cause:</span> <a href= "https://apnews.com/article/philanthropy-entertainment-health-coronavirus-pandemic-lifestyle-a2c84f4e157cffa8645cfc44cd63e05f"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">AP</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://screenrant.com/no-pants-day-newspaper-comic-strip-cartoonists-pantless/"> <span style= "font-weight: 400;">ScreenRant</span></a></em></span></p>

The NewsWorthy

Erica Mandy

Real Death Toll?, Space Debris to Hit Earth & No Pants Day - Friday, May 7th, 2021

MAY 7, 202112 MIN
The NewsWorthy

Real Death Toll?, Space Debris to Hit Earth & No Pants Day - Friday, May 7th, 2021

MAY 7, 202112 MIN

Description

The news to know for Friday, May 7th, 2021!

What to know about:

  • what new analysis found about what could be the real COVID-19 death toll around the world
  • the latest findings about COVID-19 vaccines for kids
  • a piece of a rocket expected to hit Earth this weekend
  • insects trained to sniff out COVID-19
  • how much Americans are spending on Mother's Day
  • how one profession is using No Pants Day for a good cause

Those stories and more in around 10 minutes!

Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com or see sources below to read more about any of the stories mentioned today.

This episode is brought to you by Noom.com/newsworthy and LightStream.com/newsworthy

Become a NewsWorthy INSIDER! Learn more at  www.TheNewsWorthy.com/insider

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sources:

Study Estimates Real Covid Death Toll: Stat News, NPR, Seattle Times, Full Study

Moderna Adolescents Vaccine Data: CNBC, CBS News, USA Today, Moderna

Idaho Middle School Shooting: AP, CNN, NBC News, Reuters

Rocket Part Falling Toward Earth: USA Today, WaPo, NY Times, Defense.Gov

Could Bees Be Used to Detect COVID-19?: Business Insider, Reuters, Wageningen University

Vax Live Concert Is Saturday: Variety, ABC7, Global Citizen, EW, Yahoo

‘See Us Unite’ Campaign: Axios, CBS News, Deadline, Asian American Foundation, CSUSB

Twitter Testing a Tip Jar: The Verge, TechCrunch, Mashable, Twitter

Video Game Hall of Fame Inductees: AP, Engadget, Video Game HOF, People, USA Today

Americans’ Mother’s Day Spending: Fox Business, Today, NRF, Census

Ideas for Last-Minute Gifts: CNN, NY Post, Wired

Feel Good Friday: Comic’s 'No Pants Day' For a Cause: AP, ScreenRant