<p><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">The news to know for Tuesday, May 4th, 2021!</span></p> <p class="p1"><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><span class="s1"> We have updates about:</span></span></p> <ul> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">more severe weather on the way and where more than a dozen tornadoes were reported already</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">the new rule now in place that President Biden has been going back and forth on</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">the eyesight issue impacting more children than ever before</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">one of the world's richest couples splitting up</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">two well-known internet brands getting sold for a fraction of what they were once worth</span></li> <li class="p1"><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Teacher Appreciation Day</span></li> </ul> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Those stories and more in just 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= "http://lightstream.com/newsworthy"><em><span style= "font-weight: 400;">LightStream.com/newsworthy</span></em></a> <em><span style="font-weight: 400;">and</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></span></p> <p><span style= "font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;"><em>Thanks to The NewsWorthy INSIDERS for your support! 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font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Mexico City Overpass Collapse:</span> <a href= "https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/mexico-city-metro-overpass-collapses-with-train-cars-2021-05-04/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Reuters</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://apnews.com/article/mexico-city-mexico-faee07a9250174f58365db6c915476d7"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">AP</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.nbcnews.com/news/mexico/mexico-city-rail-overpass-collapses-killing-13-injuring-70-n1266214"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NBC News</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://abcnews.go.com/International/13-dead-70-injured-mexico-city-overpass-collapses/story?id=77478917"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">ABC News</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> U.S. Raises Refugee Admission Cap:</span> <a href= "https://www.politico.com/news/2021/05/03/biden-administration-reverses-refugee-cap-reversal-485238"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Politico</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.npr.org/2021/05/03/993216680/biden-raises-refugee-cap-to-62-500-after-earlier-criticism"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NPR</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.wsj.com/articles/biden-raises-refugee-admissions-cap-to-62-500-11620073704?mod=hp_lead_pos3"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">WSJ</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-revises-refugee-cap-62500-fiscal-2021-democratic-outcry"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Fox News</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2021/05/03/statement-by-president-joe-biden-on-refugee-admissions/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">White House</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> EPA Climate Change Action:</span> <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2021/05/03/epa-climate-hfcs/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">WaPo</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/03/climate/EPA-HFCs-hydrofluorocarbons.html?campaign_id=57&emc=edit_ne_20210503&instance_id=30164&nl=evening-briefing&regi_id=108247592&segment_id=57137&te=1&user_id=d5ecce5f40d6c6ef4b0d6e595a03f486"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NY Times</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://apnews.com/article/climate-change-environment-and-nature-government-and-politics-technology-business-dee97afbfc77a6e4241a99c855218e14"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">AP</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.npr.org/2021/05/03/993054374/epa-moves-to-cut-a-powerful-greenhouse-gas"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NPR</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2021-05/documents/hfc_allocation_rule_nprm_fact_sheet_final_v1508.pdf"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">EPA</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> FDA Could OK Vaccine for Adolescents Soon:</span> <a href= "https://www.cbsnews.com/news/pfizer-covid-19-vaccine-adolescents/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CBS News</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/03/us/politics/coronavirus-vaccine-teenagers.html?action=click&module=Spotlight&pgtype=Homepage"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NY Times</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/health/2021/05/03/covid-cdc-vaccine-variant-mask-cases-india/4916967001/"> <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;"> More Children Near-Sighted:</span> <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/03/well/live/nearsightedness-myopia-children.html?campaign_id=57&emc=edit_ne_20210503&instance_id=30164&nl=evening-briefing&regi_id=108247592&segment_id=57137&te=1&user_id=d5ecce5f40d6c6ef4b0d6e595a03f486"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NY Times</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/kids-computer-eye-strain/2021/04/23/2f4ca928-988c-11eb-a6d0-13d207aadb78_story.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">WaPo</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.researchgate.net/publication/342718419_Impact_of_the_COVID-19_virus_outbreak_on_movement_and_play_behaviours_of_Canadian_children_and_youth_A_national_survey"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">ResearchGate</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.who.int/blindness/causes/MyopiaReportforWeb.pdf"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> WHO</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Bill and Melinda Gates Divorce:</span> <a href= "https://www.cnbc.com/2021/05/03/bill-gates-and-melinda-gates-are-splitting-up.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CNBC</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-56975466"><span style= "font-weight: 400;">BBC</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.npr.org/2021/05/03/993242433/bill-and-melinda-gates-announce-divorce"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NPR</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://twitter.com/BillGates/status/1389316412259270657"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Bill Gates</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.forbes.com/real-time-billionaires/#7c64e0653d78"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Forbes</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Verizon Sells Yahoo and AOL:</span> <a href= "https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2021/05/03/yahoo-aol-sold-verizon-5-billion-deal-apollo-funds/4919648001/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">USA Today</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.wsj.com/articles/apollo-buys-yahoo-aol-from-verizon-for-5-billion-11620044945"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">WSJ</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://techcrunch.com/2021/05/03/private-equity-firm-apollo-agrees-to-buy-verizon-media-assets-for-5-billion/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">TechCrunch</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.theverge.com/2021/5/3/22416854/aol-yahoo-sale-apollo-venetian-hotel-verizon"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">The Verge</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.verizon.com/about/news/verizon-media-be-acquired-apollo-funds"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Verizon</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Kroger’s Drone Home Delivery:</span> <a href= "http://ir.kroger.com/CorporateProfile/press-releases/press-release/2021/Kroger-and-Drone-Express-Partner-to-Provide-Grocery-Delivery-by-Drone/default.aspx"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Kroger</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.cincinnati.com/story/money/2021/05/03/kroger-begins-testing-home-grocery-delivery-drones/4919023001/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Cincinnati Enquirer</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href="https://www.theverge.com/2021/5/3/22416957/kroger-drone-express-groceries-ohio"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">The Verge</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.foxbusiness.com/lifestyle/ohio-kroger-testing-drone-delivery-small-groceries"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Fox Business</span></a></em></span></p> <p><span style= "font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Tanker Truck Driver Shortage:</span> <a href= "https://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/truck-driver-shortage-fuel-gas-prices-rise-summer-travel-vacation-energy"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Fox Business</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/27/business/summer-gasoline-shortage/index.html"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CNN</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://abcnews.go.com/US/lack-truck-drivers-lead-fuel-shortage-summer/story?id=77374905"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">ABC News</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;"> Teacher Appreciation Day & Deals:</span> <a href= "https://www.thrillist.com/news/nation/teacher-appreciation-week-food-deals-2021-free-food"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Thrillist</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/food/2021/05/02/teacher-appreciation-day-2021-educator-freebies-office-depot-staples/7399287002/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">USA Today</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/04/30/a-proclamation-on-national-teacher-appreciation-day-and-national-teacher-appreciation-week-2021/"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">White House</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://admissionsly.com/how-many-teachers-are-there/#:~:text=Though%20some%20people%20have%20had,million%20being%20in%20private%20schools."> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Admissionsly</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">,</span> <a href= "https://nces.ed.gov/programs/coe/indicator_clr.asp#:~:text=About%2076%20percent%20of%20public,school%20level%20(36%20percent)."> <span style="font-weight: 400;">NCES</span></a></em></span></p>

The NewsWorthy

Erica Mandy

Severe Storms, Refugee Rules & Thank a Teacher- Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

MAY 4, 202113 MIN
The NewsWorthy

Severe Storms, Refugee Rules & Thank a Teacher- Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

MAY 4, 202113 MIN

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The news to know for Tuesday, May 4th, 2021!

We have updates about:

  • more severe weather on the way and where more than a dozen tornadoes were reported already
  • the new rule now in place that President Biden has been going back and forth on
  • the eyesight issue impacting more children than ever before
  • one of the world's richest couples splitting up
  • two well-known internet brands getting sold for a fraction of what they were once worth
  • Teacher Appreciation Day

Those stories and more in just 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 LightStream.com/newsworthy and Noom.com/newsworthy

Thanks to The NewsWorthy INSIDERS for your support! Become one here: www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider 

 

 

 

 

 

Sources:

Severe Storm Damage, Next Threat: AP, Weather Channel, USA Today, NWS

Mexico City Overpass Collapse: Reuters, AP, NBC News, ABC News

U.S. Raises Refugee Admission Cap: Politico, NPR, WSJ, Fox News, White House

EPA Climate Change Action: WaPo, NY Times, AP, NPR, EPA

FDA Could OK Vaccine for Adolescents Soon: CBS News, NY Times, USA Today

More Children Near-Sighted: NY Times, WaPo, ResearchGate, WHO

Bill and Melinda Gates Divorce: CNBC, BBC, NPR, Bill Gates, Forbes

Verizon Sells Yahoo and AOL: USA Today, WSJ, TechCrunch, The Verge, Verizon

Kroger’s Drone Home Delivery: Kroger, Cincinnati Enquirer, The Verge, Fox Business

Tanker Truck Driver Shortage: Fox Business, CNN, ABC News 

Teacher Appreciation Day & Deals: Thrillist, USA Today, White House, Admissionsly, NCES