Secret Service: Nearly $100 Billion In Pandemic Relief Funds Stolen

Nearly $100 billion at minimum has been stolen from COVID-19 relief programs set up to help businesses and people who lost their jobs due to the pandemic, the U.S. Secret Service said Tuesday. The estimate is based on Secret Service cases and data from the Labor Department and the Small Business Administration, said Roy Dotson, … Read more

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Archbishop of Canterbury says unvaccinated are immoral because ‘it’s about how I love my neighbour’ 

The unvaccinated are immoral, Archbishop of Canterbury declares: Welby says getting the jab is ‘not about me and my rights to choose – it’s about how I love my neighbour’ Justin Welby urged Britons to ‘get vaccinated, get boosted’ amid Omicron surgeHe said he felt ‘disappointment and sadness’ at government’s party scandal The church leader said … Read more

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Endangered Seal Found on Hawaii Beach Was Shot to Death

An endangered Hawaiian monk seal that was found dead on a beach in September had been deliberately shot in the head, officials said on Tuesday, in the third intentional seal killing of 2021 on the same island. The seal shooting on Molokai, a sparsely populated island northwest of Maui, is the seventh intentional one there … Read more

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Trump says appreciates and is ‘surprised’ Biden thanked him for helping make COVID vaccine available

Donald Trump on Tuesday evening said he was ‘very appreciative’ of President Joe Biden paying tribute to his administration’s efforts to create the vaccine – adding that he was ‘surprised to hear it.’ Biden several hours prior had commended his predecessor for leading efforts to make the U.S. one of the first countries in the world … Read more

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Elizabeth Holmes’ Jury Unsuccessfully Tries To Study At Home

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The jury deliberating Elizabeth Holmes’ criminal fraud charges sent their first note to U.S. District Judge Edward Davila Tuesday afternoon, asking whether jurors could take a 39-page document of legal instructions home with them to study more carefully. The request, submitted just ahead of a previously scheduled one-day break in … Read more

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Secret Service: Nearly $100B Stolen In Pandemic Relief Funds

Nearly $100 billion at minimum has been stolen from COVID-19 relief programs set up to help businesses and people who lost their jobs due to the pandemic, the U.S. Secret Service said Tuesday. The estimate is based on Secret Service cases and data from the Labor Department and the Small Business Administration, said Roy Dotson, … Read more

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5.9-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Parts of Alaska

A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck southwestern Alaska on Tuesday afternoon, causing moderate shaking that was felt in Anchorage, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries near the epicenter in Port Alsworth, a remote community with fewer than 200 residents some 135 miles southwest of Anchorage, said Michelle Torres, a … Read more

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