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JetBlue Employees Amongst Several Arrested In COVID-19 Relief Funds Scam

JetBlue Guarantees Children 13 and Under to Will Sit with Parents

Five people, including three JetBlue employees, have been arrested for stealing over $1 million in COVID-19 relief funds. On Thursday, authorities apprehended 39-year-old Orlando Sanay, 40-year-old Michael Pimentel Veloz, 20-year-old Fanny Plasencia, and 41-year-old twin brothers Keimi Nuñez and Keily Nuñez of Queens, New York. According to prosecutors, these five …

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President Biden Orders More U.S. Intelligence Probing Into COVID-19 Origin

Biden Uses Clemency Powers For the First Time to Pardon 3 and Commute Sentences for 75

President Joe Biden is ordering more intel investigation into the origin of COVID-19. On Wednesday, Biden ordered U.S. intelligence officials to strengthen their efforts to investigate where the virus originated, including any possibility that COVID-19 may have been manufactured inside a Chinese laboratory. The Biden administration is joining worldwide scrutiny …

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New Jersey Giving Away Free Beer To Fully Vaccinated Residents

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New Jersey is offering a free beer this month for anyone who has received the COVID-19 vaccine. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced the “Shot and a Beer” program on Monday. The initiative will provide a complimentary glass of beer to anyone 21 or over at participating locations across the …

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Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Suing CDC Over No-Sail Order

Florida Judge Stalls DeSantis' Ban On Gender-Affirming Care For Trans Youth

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is suing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for failing to lift cruise ship restrictions. The Republican governor announced the lawsuit on Thursday. The suit states that while many industries are recovering from the COVID-19 lockdowns and Americans are beginning to travel again freely and …

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Morgan Freeman Says “If You Trust Me, You’ll Get The Vaccine”

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Morgan Freeman is urging people receive the COVID-19 vaccine in a new public service announcement. The 83-year-old “Invictus” actor appeared in a commercial in collaboration with the Creative Coalition and the National Blue Ribbon Task Force titled “Be There. This Is Your Shot.” He acknowledged that people tend to follow …

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Wisconsin Supreme Court Rules Against Statewide Mask Order


Wisconsin‘s Supreme Court has ruled against the Governor’s statewide mask mandate despite a spike in COVID-19 cases. The ruling was reached on Wednesday and is a significant setback to Democratic Gov. Tony Evers‘s efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. The court ruled 4-3 that the Governor violated state legislation …

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The COVID-19 Death Toll Has Now Surpassed 500,000

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On Sunday, the United States officially surpassed 500,000 COVID-19 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic. The grim milestone arrives just weeks before March 11th. That date marks one year since the outbreak was declared a pandemic. When the virus was first discovered in China towards the end of 2019, …

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NBA Stars Reluctant To Participate In COVID-19 Vaccine PSAs

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Many of the NBA’s top players are skeptical about participating in the league’s COVID-19 vaccine PSAs. Sources told ESPN that many players are still apprehensive about receiving the vaccine altogether, so they are not interested in promoting its effectiveness. This skepticism from players comes amid skepticism of the Black community …

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Camron & Several Others Will Voice COVID-19 Awareness Campaign

Camron Writes Letter

Camron and several others are lending their vocals to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority COVID-19 campaign. In Camron’s voice over, the “Paid In Full” star can hilariously be heard saying, “I don’t care if you a chicken or a duck, and you know what? Covid don’t care either.” While the humor …

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