MrBeast helps 1,000 blind people see again by sponsoring cataract surgeries

MrBeast helps 1,000 blind people see again by sponsoring cataract surgeries

CNN — YouTube superstar MrBeast is making the world clearer – for at least 1,000 people. The content creator’s latest stunt is paying for cataract removal for 1,000 people who were blind or near-blind but could not afford the surgery. “We’re curing a thousand people’s blindness,” says MrBeast – real name Jimmy Donaldson – in … Read more

6 dead, 3 injured in crash between bus and box truck in Upstate New York

6 dead, 3 injured in crash between bus and box truck in Upstate New York

CNN — Six people died and three others were injured in a crash involving an express bus and a freight truck in Upstate New York Saturday morning, according to authorities. New York State Police responded to a collision between the bus and the Freightliner box truck around 6 am ET on State Highway 37 in … Read more

Shooting in Baltimore kills 1 person and wounds 3 others, including a 2-year-old

Shooting in Baltimore kills 1 person and wounds 3 others, including a 2-year-old

CNN — At least one person was killed and three wounded – including a 2-year-old child – in a shooting in Baltimore on Saturday, police said. Authorities responded near the intersection of Pennsylvania and Laurens Ave. after 6 pm Saturday evening and found two adult males, one adult female and a 2-year-old shot, according to … Read more

Half Moon Bay, California, shootings: Northern California authorities are investigating a motive after a suspect allegedly killed 7 and critically injured 1

Half Moon Bay, California, shootings: Northern California authorities are investigating a motive after a suspect allegedly killed 7 and critically injured 1

CNN — Authorities in Northern California are working to determine the motive of a suspect they said killed seven people and injured one in two separate areas of a small coastal city, becoming one of at least three communities in the state to mourn lives lost to mass shootings in three days. The suspect, Chunli … Read more

Video: Doctor describes ‘pandamonium’ in hospital after woman barricaded herself in room

Video: Doctor describes ‘pandamonium’ in hospital after woman barricaded herself in room

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A Florida woman is barricading herself inside a Daytona Beach hospital room after shooting her terminally ill husband

Video: Doctor describes ‘pandamonium’ in hospital after woman barricaded herself in room

CNN — A woman has confined herself to a room inside a Daytona Beach, Florida, hospital after shooting her terminally ill husband on Saturday, police say. Officers arrived at the Advent Health Hospital after receiving a report of a person being shot, Daytona Beach police said in a release obtained by CNN affiliate WESH. “Officers … Read more

‘Avengers’ star Jeremy Renner says he broke 30 bones in snowplow accident

‘Avengers’ star Jeremy Renner says he broke 30 bones in snowplow accident

CNN — “Avengers” star Jeremy Renner says he broke more than 30 bones in the New Year’s Day snowplow accident that sent him to the hospital for more than two weeks. Renner, who plays superhero archer Hawkeye in the Marvel movie and TV “Universe,” posted a photo on Instagram with a caption that read: “Morning … Read more

Fort Pierce, Florida, shooting: 8 people injured during an MLK Day event, authorities say

Fort Pierce, Florida, shooting: 8 people injured during an MLK Day event, authorities say

CNN — Eight people were shot at a crowded Martin Luther King Jr. Day event in Fort Pierce, Florida, authorities said Monday night. All eight adult victims were brought to a hospital, including one person who is in critical condition, St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Brian Hester said. At least four others were … Read more

Parents are not OK after three years of Covid and a brutal winter of RSV and respiratory illnesses

Parents are not OK after three years of Covid and a brutal winter of RSV and respiratory illnesses

CNN — With children back in school and daycare after the holidays, weary parents fear what illness awaits them next during this brutal respiratory virus season. Since October, RSV, a respiratory virus which is often most severe in young children and older adults, hit early and cases started rising quickly. Cases of influenza started rising … Read more

Opinion: Stop using Hamlin’s cardiac arrest for the anti-vax agenda

Opinion: Stop using Hamlin’s cardiac arrest for the anti-vax agenda

Editor’s Note: Jonathan Reiner, MD, is a CNN medical analyst and professor of medicine and surgery at George Washington University. The views expressed in this commentary belong to the author. View more opinions on CNN. CNN — The survival and recovery of Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin after his collapse during last week’s Monday Night … Read more