Gates Foundation Gift to Support Covid-19 Testing at Historically Black Colleges

Several historically Black colleges and universities will share a $15 million dollar donation over the next three years from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to support Covid-19 testing on their campuses, the foundation announced Tuesday. It will be the foundation’s largest donation to historically Black colleges and universities to date.

The donation will supplement the Just Project, an initiative from

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

that has provided instruments, kits and Covid-19 testing infrastructure to seven historically Black colleges and universities across the country so far.

The donation will be divided among Florida A&M University, Hampton University, Howard University, Meharry Medical College, Morehouse School of Medicine and Xavier University of Louisiana, with each school receiving $1.5 million. Up to four more schools will be added to the donation in the coming weeks.

These schools will act as hubs for other historically Black colleges in their regions, and will process Covid-19

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There’s one aspect of my boyfriend’s “gift” that I really can’t take.

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How to Do It is Slate’s sex advice column. Have a question? Send it to Stoya and Rich here. It’s anonymous!

Dear How to Do It,

I’ve been with my guy for two years. While we have fantastic sex, one thing I love is missing: anal. I’ve enjoyed anal sex in the past and want it with him, but he has an extraordinarily long, fat penis. It’s something to behold. And Tab A just won’t fit into Slot B. To get used to his size, I’ve tried graduated training plugs but the largest is still smaller than his “plug.” It’s worth noting that his length is not preventing penetration—his girth is.

So, I’m literally asking “how to do it,” anally. Thanks for your, um, input.

—Not Just the Tip

Dear Not Just the Tip,

Inflatable butt plugs. I’ve seen them starting

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Jimmy Kimmel Surprises Dearborn Woman With Birthday Gift

DEARBORN, MI — Jimmy Kimmel, a host of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on ABC, surprised one of his biggest fans with a birthday gift Sunday.

Lillie Washington, a resident at Beaumont Commons, Dearborn, turned 95 years old Sunday and was stunned when she received a signed T-shirt, hat and card as a gift from Kimmel in the mail.

“I watch him every night, religiously,” Washington said in a video of her opening up a letter from Kimmel.

Washington was profiled in the Dearborn Press and Guide, in which she said her favorite TV show is “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” While Kimmel vacationed over the summer, Washington complained that his guest hosts were not as funny.

To everyone’s surprise, Kimmel read the story. Kimmel’s assistant then emailed the senior living community to inquire about the best way to send a package to such an enthusiastic fan.

Donna Brandt, sales manager for Beaumont Commons,

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Best Prime Day projector deals at Amazon

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Forget getting a new TV! The best Prime Day deals on projectors are right here! (Photo: Amazon)

This Prime Day sale on projectors is the perfect place to grab some unexpected—and delightful—gifts, at incredible savings. This is the kind of grownup (or teen) toy that could turn a tough winter into a time of cozy togetherness.

Projecting photos and movies and favorite TV shows onto the wall indoors or out is fun and retro—and don’t we all need a little fun these days?

Prime Day makes it a no-brainer, with deals that can save you a whopping 47 percent on select digital projectors. We took the work out of shopping by scouring Amazon to find

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Wedding guest calls thank you gift ’ghetto’

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Your wedding is meant to be the most amazing day of your life. Some women have been daydreaming and planning their special day since they were little girls.

But in reality those dreams of planning the perfect wedding can quickly turn into a nightmare.

Yes, it can be exciting and fun but as most brides-to-be will tell you, it can be equally as stressful.

With a checklist longer than the trail of your wedding dress and the cost that of an overseas holiday, the last thing you need is to have that one guest who you only invited to keep the peace, complain about everything from the food to the thank you gift.

Growing up we were oh too happy to get a little bag of candy coated almonds in a pretty little bag or a slice of the wedding cake wrapped in cellophane as

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Former cannibal tribe receives Bibles in their own language

In 1968, the Yali tribe of Papua New Guinea that practiced witchcraft and cannibalism killed two missionaries. Today, they hunger for the Word of God. | YouTube/Mission Aviation Fellowship

In 1968, the Yali tribe of Papua New Guinea that practiced witchcraft and cannibalism killed two missionaries. Today, they hunger for the Word of God.

In August, the Yali people received 2,500 Bibles delivered by plane from Mission Aviation Fellowship. Some tribe members walked an entire day’s journey to reach the villages where the Bibles were being handed out. Before the plane landed, women swayed and chanted to celebrate the arrival of the Bibles.

“It felt like we were on holy ground. It was a holy moment — one to be remembered,” said Dave Ringenberg, the MAF instructor pilot and director of Papua operations, told MAF.

Among the Bibles delivered,

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Sony’s best noise-cancelling headphones are on sale, plus you’ll get a $25 Amazon gift card

Drown out the Amazon haters with these noise-cancelling headphones.

Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with $25 Amazon Gift Card, $75 off on Amazon

Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with $25 Amazon Gift Card, $75 off on Amazon

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Drown out the haters with some brand new headphones. Sony’s WH-1000XM4 wireless headphones have been praised as being one of the best noise-canceling headphones.

As expected for Prime Day, bundles are… abundant. You can get these Sony headphones, plus a $25 Amazon gift card. This bundle is normally $373, but you can get it for $75 off for Prime Day.

Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones

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These headphones are made with noise-canceling technology, plus a Dual Noise Sensor.  These were co-developed with Sony Music Studios Tokyo with next-level music with Edge-AI. You can enjoy 30

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Amazon’s handing out $10 when you buy a $40 gift card

Free money alert! Well, free money, when you spend money. But you were already shopping anyway, so might as well collect $10 while you’re at it.

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Your Favorite Anti-Aging Moisturizer Now Comes With a Free Gift, and It’s Good

We don’t know about you, but when we hear “free gift with purchase,” our minds immediately think: Not another tote bag. Well, thankfully Olay is holding a Friends & Family Sale from October 13 to 14 that is decidedly not that.

Instead, the storied brand is offering two of their top facial scrubs for free when you purchase any one of their bestselling Regenerist moisturizers, only on You know the ones: the Micro Sculpting Cream, Ultra Rich Moisturizer and Retinol24 MAX Night Face Moisturizer.

The fun part? Olay is letting you choose which face scrub you want. Exfoliation can help serums and moisturizers work more effectively so it makes sense that they’re being offered as a duo. Find the two deals below and take your pick.

Choose this option if your skin needs the sort of deep cleaning that you’ll see and feel. This scrub increases surface cell turnover

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1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. Introduces “Season of Sharing” Holiday Gift Collection to Benefit No Kid Hungry

When shopping the specially curated “Season of Sharing” holiday gift collection, customers can find information and resources about hunger relief – including key facts, videos and a meal finder for those seeking free, healthy meals being served by organizations in communities across the country.

“It’s hard to imagine that almost half of America’s families are living with hunger,” said Chris McCann, Chief Executive Officer, 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. “New estimates show the number of children facing hunger has nearly doubled since before the pandemic – where now 1 in 4 children could be going hungry. No Kid Hungry has a plan to make sure children are fed, both during this health crisis and beyond. That’s why we’ve teamed up with No Kid Hungry this holiday season – to make sure kids get the meals they need.”

The “Season of Sharing” holiday gift collection includes 24 specially curated gifts from across the

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