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White House officials encourage states to get rental assistance out faster

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A rally to prevent Massachusetts evictions in front of Boston Housing Court on Oct. 15, 2020. MediaNews Group/Boston Herald via Getty Images | MediaNews Group | Getty Images Biden administration officials urged states and cities on Wednesday to move quickly to get federal assistance out to the millions of households......

New study suggests J&J coronavirus vaccine less effective against Delta variant

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here New study suggests J&J coronavirus vaccine less effective against Delta variant – CBS News Watch CBSN Live CBS News Medical Contributor Dr. David Agus weighs in on a new study that suggests the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine is......

Johnson & Johnson expects $2.5 billion in global sales from Covid vaccine this year

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here In this photo illustration a Johnson & Johnson logo is seen in front of a medical syringe and a vial with coronavirus vaccine. Pavlo Gonchar | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Johnson & Johnson said Wednesday it expects......

Life expectancy in the U.S. declined in 2020, especially among people of color

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A woman looks at the “Naming the Lost Memorials,” as the U.S. deaths from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) are expected to surpass 600,000, at The Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York, U.S., June 10, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters The......

Dr. Vin Gupta encourages J&J vaccine recipients to get a Pfizer or Moderna booster

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Intensive-care unit and lung doctor Dr. Vin Gupta told CNBC that he’s already encouraging patients who received the single-shot Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine to get a Pfizer or Moderna booster shot amid the dramatic increase in delta variant cases......

Lockdown hysteria did more harm than COVID-19

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John Tierney The US has suffered through two lethal waves of contagion with COVID-19 and the left’s moral panic that has infected journalism, governance, and worst of all — science, the City Journal’s John Tierney writes. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page......

More than 40% of workers say they would rather get a new job than return to the office full time. Here’s how to build a resume tailored to remote jobs

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Many workers aren’t excited about going back to the office. More than 40% of employees say they would start looking for a new job if their company does not provide long-term options to work from home, according to the 2021......

Watch live: Fauci, Walensky and the FDA’s Woodcock testify before Senate on Covid pandemic

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here [The stream is slated to start at 10:00 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] Top U.S. health officials are scheduled to testify Tuesday before the Senate Health, Education, Labor,......

Twitter suspends Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene for spreading COVID-19 misinformation

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Twitter suspended Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene — again — on Monday night, after she shared information about COVID-19 that violated the company’s misinformation policy.  In a series of tweets posted on Sunday and Monday, Greene shared “misleading” information about......

10-year Treasury yield continues slide, falls to 1.17%

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here U.S. Treasury yields fell on Tuesday morning, with the 10-year rate dipping to the 1.7% mark, extending a fall from the previous session amid Covid-19 variant fears. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note was down about 1 basis......

Olympics Live Updates: Coronavirus Cases Intrude on the Festivities in Japan

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The New York Times Here’s what you need to know: The opening ceremony is scheduled for Friday in Tokyo.Credit…Hiroko Masuike/The New York Times TOKYO — The U.S. men’s national basketball team traveled to Tokyo on Monday without guard Zach LaVine, who entered coronavirus health and safety protocols. In a statement,......

Travel prices and crowds are surging — but not at these U.S. destinations

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Many Americans are seeking quiet, secluded trips to the great outdoors this year — only to find millions of others are doing the exact same thing. Travelers hoping to avoid the throngs in cities and theme parks are finding themselves......

Hannity: ‘I believe in the science of vaccination’

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Joseph Choi Fox News host Sean HannitySean Patrick HannityThe Memo: COVID-19 spike raises stakes for Biden, GOP Mark Levin urges Americans to boycott ‘woke’ businesses Trump, DeSantis lead CPAC straw poll MORE on Monday made an appeal for viewers to......

Positive COVID tests in Olympic Village spark outbreak fears

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Positive COVID tests in Olympic Village spark outbreak fears – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Infections from COVID-19 are sidelining Team USA athletes from the Tokyo Olympics, which are set to begin in just days. Lucy Craft has the......

U.S. men’s and women’s basketball teams are the latest to be disrupted by the coronavirus.

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Jonathan Abrams, Alexandra E. Petri, Juliet Macur and Motoko Rich TOKYO — The U.S. men’s national basketball team traveled to Tokyo on Monday without guard Zach LaVine, who entered coronavirus health and safety protocols. In a statement, Team USA said it was hopeful LaVine could rejoin the team later this......

Greene gets 12-hour Twitter suspension over COVID-19 misinformation

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Joseph Choi Rep. Marjorie Taylor GreeneMarjorie Taylor GreeneGOP efforts to downplay danger of Capitol riot increase The Memo: What now for anti-Trump Republicans? Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene says she’s meeting with Trump ‘soon’ in Florida MORE (R-Ga.) was suspended from......

Twitter Suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene for Posting Coronavirus Misinformation

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SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter said on Monday that it was suspending Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene from its service for 12 hours after she posted messages that violated its policy against sharing misleading information about the coronavirus. Ms. Greene, a Republican of Georgia, has been an outspoken opponent of vaccines and......

Market’s violent moves will set stage for a massive comeback, Wall Street bull predicts

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Market bull Art Hogan is looking beyond the trading week’s rough start. The National Securities chief market strategist expects the violent moves will set the stage for a massive comeback that will prompt him to hike his S&P 500 year-end......

Delta variant fuels rise in COVID cases across 48 states

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Delta variant fuels rise in COVID cases across 48 states – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The highly contagious Delta variant is fueling a surge in coronavirus cases as many who are unvaccinated refuse to get the vaccine. David......

Indiana University Can Require Students to Get Coronavirus Vaccines

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A federal judge upheld Indiana University’s requirement that students and staff members on campus be vaccinated against the coronavirus this fall, but the ruling is unlikely to be the last chapter in the culture wars over vaccine mandates. In his opinion, released on Monday, Judge Damon R. Leichty of the......

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