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Police Arrest Trump Supporter Who Ransacked Pelosi’s Office

A MAGA supporter who ransacked House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's Capitol Hill office has been arrested. A viral photo showed MAGA supporter Richard Barnett with his...

Twitter permanently suspends President Donald Trump account

Twitter permanently suspended President Donald Trump’s account on Friday, citing “the risk of further incitement of violence.” The president’s account was initially banned for 12...

U.S. Capitol police officer dies of injuries from riot by Trump supporters

(Reuters) – A U.S. Capitol Police officer, Brian Sicknick, has died of injuries suffered when supporters of President Donald Trump assaulted the legislative building,...

How security failures enabled Trump mob to storm U.S. Capitol

(Reuters) – The bloody chaos inside the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday came after the police force that protects the legislative complex was overrun by...

U.S. Louisiana congressman-elect Letlow dies of COVID-19

Congressman-elect Luke Letlow, who won a runoff earlier this month to represent Louisiana’s northeastern 5th District, died Tuesday from complications of COVID-19. Letlow was set...

Hospitalization for Covid-19 in the US sets a new record

Hospitalizations due to Covid-19 in the United States today report a new historical record, with more than 121 thousand people in those institutions throughout...

Medical experts in the Caribbean encourage the community to take the vaccine

AS MANY in the global community, including the Caribbean community in New York, express fear, reluctance or hesitance about taking the Covid-19 vaccine, some...

‘My second life’: California nurse walks out of hospital after 8-month COVID-19 ordeal

LONG BEACH, Calif., (Reuters) – As a veteran ICU nurse whose job is to care for the most critically ill patients at her...

Kenyan Man Charged With Plotting 9/11-Style Attack On US

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities on Wednesday unsealed an indictment charging a Kenyan man with trying to stage a 9/11-style attack on the...

Gunman shot dead by police at NYC church after concert; no one else wounded

NEW YORK, (Reuters) – A gunman shouting “Kill me!” opened fire from the steps of New York City’s Cathedral Church of St. John...

Historic U.S. COVID vaccine campaign launches with convoy of trucks

(Reuters) – Workers at a Pfizer Inc factory in Michigan dispatched the first shipments of its COVID-19 vaccine shortly after 6:30 a.m. today –...

U.S. FDA advisers overwhelmingly back authorizing Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

(Reuters) – A panel of outside advisers to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration yesterday voted overwhelmingly to endorse emergency use of Pfizer’s coronavirus...

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At least seven patients died in Brazil for lack of oxygen

At least seven patients, admitted to the regional hospital in the northern Brazilian city of Coari, died on Tuesday for the lack of oxygen...

Man Allegedly Hid 3 Months At Chicago Airport Due To Virus

CHICAGO (AP) — A California man who told police that the coronavirus pandemic left him afraid to fly has been arrested on charges that...

Adam Stewart Named Executive Chairman Of Sandals Resorts International

MONTEGO BAY, JAMAICA, January 19, 2021 – Sandals Resorts International has announced Adam Stewart’s appointment as the resort company’s Executive Chairman. Stewart becomes just the...

California Halts Moderna Vaccine Injections Due to ‘Unusually High’ Adverse Reactions

California health officials have halted the administration of Moderna mRNA vaccines after an "unusually high number" of adverse reactions were linked to one batch. Dozens...