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Coronavirus

Tweaked COVID vaccines in testing aim to fend off variants

April 15, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Cole Smith receives a Moderna variant vaccine shot from clinical research nurse Tigisty Girmay at Emory University’s Hope Clinic, on Wednesday afternoon, March 31, 2021, in Decatur, Ga. Smith, who received Moderna’s original vaccine a year ago in a first-stage study, said returning wasn’t a tough decision. (AP Photo/Ben Gray) By Lauran Neergaard...

US recommends ‘pause’ for J&J vaccine over clot reports

April 13, 2021

By Zeke Miller WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is recommending a “pause” in administration of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to investigate reports of potentially dangerous blood clots. In a joint statement Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration said they were investigating unusual clots in...

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Stateside

Police: 8 dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis

April 16, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Eight people were shot and killed in a late-night shooting at a FedEx facility

Pennsylvania pension system says it got grand jury subpoena

April 16, 2021

ASSOCIATED PRESS  HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania’s largest public pension system gave a lit

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Week In Review

Prince Philip shaped, and was shaped by, a century of tumult

April 15, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, wave from th

AP-NORC poll: Majority in US back easier voter registration

April 9, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: In this Nov. 6, 2020 file photo, ballots are counted at the Allegheny County Election D

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Commentary

SUNrise: cj speaks… Restorative Practices — a poem

As our communities are suffering from gun violence, the lack of education, and poverty in terms of equitable foods and opportunities, Restorative practices are needed and a must. It is through our restorative practices that we are going to be able to embellish our youth to see more positive possibilities in this drastic life that…

Entertainment

Nas, Eve, Snoop, Aaliyah’s mom react to death of rapper DMX

ABOVE PHOTO: DMX, center, accepts the R&B Album Artist of the Year during the 1999 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, on Dec. 8, 1999. The family of rapper DMX says he has died at age 50 after a career in which he delivered iconic hip-hop songs such as “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem.” A statement from…

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Sports

Up and coming fighter overdue for a title

April 15, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Jaron “Boots” Ennis Jaron “Boots” Ennis is showing everyone that it’s time he got his...

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Madonna purchased The Weeknd’s estate in the Hidden Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles for $19.3 million

April 15, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: The Weeknd   (Photo: Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony After the lights have been dimmed on...

Politics

Biden orders gun control actions — but they show his limits

April 15, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: President Joe Biden, accompanied by Vice President Kamala Harris, and Attorney General Merrick Garland, speaks...

Diaspora

More volcanic eruptions on Caribbean island of St. Vincent

April 15, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: A woman and a girl walk wearing protective head coverings walk on a street covered...

Food And Beverage

What’s Cooking? Pea pesto pasta with sun-dried tomatoes & arugula

April 16, 2021

Related Posts Pasta meets sauce: secrets to the perfect pairing Simpler cooking, bolder flavors with cooking wine...

Color Of Money

Five key money moves to consider when transitioning out of the military

April 15, 2021

BPT Each year, approximately 200,000 men and women transition from the U.S. military to civilian life.1 It...

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