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NBC's Hallie Jackson dines on cicada scampi, describes it as 'pretty good'

Scientists, nutritionists and food adventurers have long advocated for humans to consider insects as a sustainable food source, prompting NBC News' Hallie Jackson to dine on a rare treat: The 17-year cicada. Jackson noshed on cicada scampi at Thip Khao Restaurant in Washington, D.C., in footage aired Wednesday on "Hallie...
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Hallie Jackson to share her experience as a 'pandemic mom' in new COVID anniversary series

Hallie Jackson is lending her “unique perspective” as a "pandemic mom" to a series of upcoming reports marking the one-year anniversary of the coronavirus outbreak. The “MSNBC Live” anchor — who gave birth to daughter Monroe with NBC News reporter and producer Frank Thorp last March — is taking part in two weeks of network-wide reports about the impact of COVID-19. The reporting, which starts airing Tuesday on NBC’s “Today” show, aims to give a sense of what the “American experience has been over the last 365 days” and becoming a first-time mom during a pandemic, says Jackson.

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Trump promised millions of vaccinations by the end of the year. The truth is far worse. After the promise to vaccinate 20 million Americans by the end of 2020, a little more than 4 million vaccines have been administered. The arrival of Covid-19 vaccines feels nothing short of a miracle....