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    Takeda will make two COVID-19 vaccines available to the Japanese as it will manufacture the Novavax recombinant vaccine candidate and distribute Moderna’s mRNA vaccine candidate, with the support of the Japanese government. Phase 1/2 safety and immunogenicity trials designed to include 200 healthy Japanese adults followed for 12 months after the second vaccination. The...
    Republican Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s coronavirus test results came back positive on Wednesday, his office said in a press release. The governor tested negative on Sunday, was feeling fine until Tuesday night but was diagnosed the following day, according to the press release. Dunleavy started quarantining on Sunday at his house after learning he was exposed to someone on Saturday...
    A jaguar at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens in Florida mauled and killed a 21-year-old female jaguar, the zoo said in a Tuesday press release. A male jaguar, Harry, was inside a holding complex on Saturday for inspection “after he was observed ingesting pieces of an enrichment item,” according to the press release. The keepers failed to keep the jaguars...
    By NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — With its long-term facilities for immigrant children nearly full, the Biden administration is working to expedite the release of children to their relatives in the U.S. U.S. Health and Human Services on Wednesday authorized operators of long-term facilities to pay for some of the children’s flights and transportation to the homes of...
    JAMES Bond film No Time To Die's release date has reportedly been brought forward again after Boris Johnson revealed when lockdown will end. After the announcement that Covid restrictions will lift on June 21, it has been reported that the latest 007 film will be released in UK cinemas on September 30. 5James Bond film No Time To Die's release...
    A 46-year-old Wisconsin man pleaded guilty on Tuesday fraudulently obtaining more than $1.2 million in COVID-19 relief loans, the Justice Department said in a press release. Thomas Smith admitted to lying on loan applications sent for eight various companies about their “respective payroll expenses” in order to receive more than $1.2 million of the relief, his guilty plea said, according...
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman who lied to get a coronavirus relief loan spent the money on shopping excursions to Nieman Marcus, Nordstrom, Louis Vuitton and diamond stores, federal prosecutors said. Jasmine Johnnae Clifton, 24, appeared in court Monday and was later released on $25,000 bond, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for...
    A Florida state senator on Tuesday filed a bill seeking to include members of the press as a protected group in existing hate crime laws in the state in response to recent threats and attacks against journalists. State Sen. Janet Cruz (D) announced the proposed measure in a press release, writing that the legislation will allow for heightened penalties for...
    TUSKEGEE, Ala. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Defense has launched an aerospace education center of excellence at Tuskegee University in Alabama. The Aerospace Education Research and Innovation Center will support undergraduate research in materials and aerospace sciences relevant to the department and the aerospace industry, a news release said. “The establishment of centers of excellence plays a vital role...
    BENTON, La. (AP) — A Louisiana woman was arrested and accused of shooting and wounding her father, who is a local sheriff's deputy, authorities said. Kalee L. Wich, 22, was charged Monday with attempted first degree murder in the shooting of 56-year-old Deputy Burt Wich of the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office, according to a news release. A sheriff's office press...
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — U.S. Attorney Don Cochran said on Monday he is leaving his post in Nashville at the end of the month at the request of the White House and the Department of Justice. Cohran took the post in 2017. His accomplishments include helping form Project Safe Nashville, which doubled the number of federal firearms prosecutions, according to...
    ONEIDA, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say an Oneida tribal police officer shot and wounded a person in the parking lot of the police department early Sunday morning. State Department of Justice officials said in a release that police dispatch saw someone drive a vehicle into the department's parking lot about 1:30 a.m. The person got out of the vehicle and...
    Polish extreme metal band Behemoth looks set to release their first album in three years this fall. It comes with the news that the band has signed with Nuclear Blast for worldwide releases. Behemoth’s Adam « Nergal » Darski said in a press statement that « now is about the future, and we look forward to starting the next chapter of Behemoth with...
    CHILLICOTHE, Mo. (AP) — A suspect is dead and a western Missouri deputy is injured after the suspect allegedly attacked the deputy while inside the patrol car. The incident happened Friday night in Livingston County near Chillicothe. The sheriff's department said in a news release that a one-vehicle accident was reported on U.S. 36 and an arriving deputy found the...
    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Two food companies are contributing cash and other items to the student food pantry at West Virginia University. Kroger Mid-Atlantic contributed more than $50,000 in cash and equipment, and Kraft Heinz donated more than $10,000 in cash, food items and coolers for The Rack, the school said in a news release. The pantry has expanded to...
              Georgia State Sen. Jason Anavitarte (R – Dallas) this week introduced legislation that he said supports a church and a business owner’s rights to keep their establishments open during a pandemic like COVID-19 or other health emergency. This, only if the business can abide by all of the mandated safety precautions that local and...
    Two American fugitives were arrested in Mexico for setting a high school and Goodwill on fire, officials announced Thursday in a press release. Mexican authorities arrested 34-year-old Jose Angel Felan Jr. and 22-year-old Mena Dhaya Yousif on Monday over immigration violations, United States Attorney Erica H. MacDonald announced in a United States Attorney’s Office District of Minnesota press release. The...
    Prince Philip has spent a second night in hospital after being admitted earlier this week as a “precautionary measure” following complaints that he was feeling unwell. Buckingham Palace did not issue an update on the Duke of Edinburgh’s health when contacted by CNN on Thursday. The 99-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in London...
    Kelly Clarkson has been waiting a lifetime for a moment like this. The Texas-born singer will sit down with first lady Jill Biden for her first solo broadcast interview since President Biden assumed office in January. The "socially distant" interview, slated for an NBC daytime television spot, will take place later this month and air on Thursday, Feb. 25, according...
    A federal grand jury indicted three Japanese nationals on Tuesday, including the head of a Japanese company, for defrauding the U.S. Navy and dumping contaminated water taken from naval ships into the ocean. The President and Chief Executive Officer of Kanto Kosan, Sojiro Imahashi, along with two employees, Tsuyoshi Ifuku and Yuki Yamamiya, were charged with ocean dumping, committing major...
    Fox News’ Tucker Carlson will be launching a new video podcast and a series of specials on Fox Nation, the network’s subscription-based streaming service. Fox Nation signed a multi-year deal with Carlson and he will continue to host his primetime show on Fox News during the week, according to a press release. Carlson’s content for Fox Nation will begin streaming...
    EAGLE GROVE, Iowa (AP) — Police have identified a man killed and a suspect who was arrested in a stabbing at a northern Iowa pork processing plant. Wayne Smith, 50, of Fort Dodge, was the man stabbed to death, and Lukouxs Brown, 26, also of Fort Dodge, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the case, the Iowa Division...
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Fisk University's Board of Trustees has named Vann Newkirk Sr. as the 17th president of the historically Black university in Nashville. Newkirk has served as interim president since last fall and has been a provost at Fisk since 2018. In his time with the university, he has launched new programs in bioinformatics, data science and social...
    ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man has been accused of killing a woman and dumping her body in the Roanoke River, police said. Roanoke police said officers responding to a call of suspicious activity at an apartment early Monday found signs of a struggle but no one inside, according to a news release. Detectives later found a vehicle belonging...
    By LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Many New York City police discipline records can be made public over the objections of unions, an appeals court ruled Tuesday. The ruling by the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan upheld a decision last year by Judge Katherine Polk Failla. Unions had opposed a new state transparency law...
    KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in south-central Nebraska have euthanized a family dog they say caused the death of an 1-month-old baby in the home. The baby girl died at home last week, the Kearney Hub reported. An autopsy showed the baby died from “blunt force and cranial trauma caused by an American Bulldog that resided with the family,” according...
    MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — Police in central Iowa are seeking a suspect in the shooting death of a man inside a Marshalltown convenience store. The shooting happened just after 3 a.m. Monday inside a Casey’s convenience story on Third Avenue, according to a news release by Marshalltown police. Officers called to the store found a man suffering from gunshot wounds...
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas newspaper can have access to videos shot by Wichita Police body cameras in two high-profile incidents, a judge ruled last week. The ruling came more than three years after The Wichita Eagle requested copies of the videos. Sedgwick County District Judge Jeffrey E. Goering said in his ruling on Wednesday that the city of...
    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Authorities are investigating a deadly shooting at an apartment in Iowa City. The Iowa City Press Citizen reports that police were dispatched Friday night to the scene in the city's Longfellow Neighborhood and found a man dead. Police said in a news release that a witness reported that three men had entered the residence, shot...
    A Virginia doctor pleaded guilty on Friday for intentionally holding employment taxes, the DOJ announced. Arshad Pervez Cheema used a $500,000 portion of payroll tax withholdings from Walk-In Medical Center PC in Herndan, Va. and Great Falls, Va. to fund other ventures, including starting a restaurant in D.C., according to court documents, the press release said. (RELATED: Report: Justice Department...
    California has reached a nearly $6 million settlement with General Motors in connection with allegations against the vehicle manufacturer of making misleading statements to investors on the costs it would incur due to ignition switch problems.  California Attorney General Xavier BecerraXavier BecerraIs Biden truly committed to unity and moderation? There's hope, but time's running out Biden makes inroads with progressives...
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — FedEx Corp. is giving Tennessee State University $1 million to help students finish their degrees and be prepared for the workforce, the school said. FedEx has pledged a total of $5 million to assist four historically Black colleges and universities. The other three are LeMoyne-Owen College, Jackson State University and Mississippi Valley State University. The funds...
              U.S. President Joe Biden has requested the resignation of U.S. Attorney Michael Dunavant, who oversees the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Tennessee and who was appointed by former U.S. President Donald Trump. U.S. Attorney’s Office spokeswoman Cherri Green told The Tennessee Star in an email Thursday that U.S. Attorneys “serve...
    (CNN)The family of Saudi activist Loujain al-Hathloul issued a scathing rebuke to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in a press conference Thursday, a day after the women's rights defender was released from prison. Hathloul, who alleges that she was tortured and sexually assaulted while in prison, is a prominent women's rights defender. Her arrest in May 2018, alongside several other...
    Comedian Kevin Hart’s personal shopper has been accused of defrauding him of over $1 million, according to a Wednesday press release from the Queens County District Attorney. Dylan Syer was charged with “grand larceny in the first and second degree, criminal possession of stolen property in the first and second degree, identity theft in the first degree and scheme to...
    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Police have announced the arrest of a man for the shooting death last April of a Des Moines woman. Antonio Markez Hodges has been charged with first-degree murder and intimidation with a dangerous weapon in the death of 33-year-old Catherine Bobbitt, police said in a news release Thursday. Officers called to an area just blocks...
    A 29-year-old Florida man pleaded guilty on Wednesday for using fraudulently accessed Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds to buy a Lamborghini, a Justice Department press release said. David T. Hines fraudulently accessed around $3.9 million of funds and bought the $318,000 sports car with the illicit money, according to the press release. Authorities confiscated $3.4 million from Hines’ bank accounts...
    The National Institute of Health (NIH) issued a press release on Wednesday calling for increasing the number of pregnant and lactating individuals included in coronavirus research projects using language that seemed to erase women. “NIH calls for greater inclusion of pregnant and lactating people in COVID-19 vaccine research,” the press release was titled, seemingly nixing society’s full recognition of women...
    Talk about sh – – ty design.  Amazon’s new proposed headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, is a glistening double helix — but it’s being compared to a poop emoji in good humor on Reddit. The 2.8-million-square-foot double-helix-shaped building designed by architecture firm NBBJ was inspired by DNA, galaxies, weather patterns, pinecones and seashells, according to the building proposal press release, which...
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    A 25-year-old New York man pleaded guilty to hacking and stealing nude pictures and videos from dozens of college students, according to a Tuesday Department of Justice press release. Nicholas Farber pleaded guilty on Monday for charges of computer intrusion causing damage and aggravated identity theft, the Justice Department said in the press release. Farber acknowledged in his guilty plea...
    TRENTON, Mo. (AP) — Two people have died in a small plane crash in northern Missouri, officials there said. The crash happened Tuesday afternoon near Trenton, the St. Joseph News-Press reported. The wreckage of the small Cessna aircraft was found near Missouri Highway 6 and Missouri 139 north, east of Trenton, according to the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office. Officials said...
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee psychologist was sentenced to more than three years in prison for fraudulently billing excessive hours of services, sometimes totaling more than 24 hours a day, a federal prosecutor said. Donald McCoy, 54, of Murfreesboro, was sentenced to 41 months Tuesday and ordered to pay over $1.2 million in restitution. He pleaded guilty in January...
    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska prison employee has been arrested after authorities accused him of having inappropriate contact with an inmate and of bringing marijuana into the prison system. The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services said in a news release that 24-year-old Xavier Palomares, who was a corporal at the Diagnostic and Evaluation Center in Lincoln, was arrested Saturday...
    If your iPhone does not turn on and stays on the block, the most normal thing is that you worry. However, you do not have to panic, we will explain what should you do when the iPhone stays on the block. Has your iPhone stayed on the block? This can happen for various reasons, an update failure, a device software...
    A Dayton, Ohio doctor was sentenced to two years in prison Monday for writing illegal opioid prescriptions, according to a Justice Department press release. Morris Brown, 73, was charged in April 2019 along with four others who allegedly played a role in committing fraud or misrepresentation to get controlled opioids for Dayton Pharmacy, according to the press release Monday. Brown...
    Federal deputies Samuel Cogolati (Ecolo), Malik Ben Achour (PS), Nabil Boukili (PTB) and François De Smet (DéFI) wrote a letter to the British government about the Julian Assange affair. They wish to remind him that the United Kingdom is bound by the European Convention on Human Rights and call for an end to the extradition procedure by immediately giving...
    POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A 57-year-old South Florida restauranteur is accused of serving up a cocktail of illegal drugs at his Chicago-style hot dog joint, sheriff's officials said. Broward Sheriff's Office investigators worked for months to bust Louis Younglove Sr. on multiple charges of trafficking in drugs including cocaine, fentanyl, ecstasy, and marijuana, a news release said. Detectives stopped...
    Fox News announced Monday that former President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser Larry Kudlow’s upcoming Fox Business show will debut Feb. 16. The network first announced it was adding Kudlow as contributor and host in January. Fox News followed up the announcement with more details regarding Kudlow’s new show, which will air live during the week at 4 p.m. Kudlow’s...
    By GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department intends to immediately appeal a Seattle judge’s order Monday morning releasing a member of the far-right group Proud Boys from custody as he’s prosecuted for his alleged role in the riot at the U.S. Capitol. Magistrate Judge Brian Tsuchida rejected the DOJ’s argument that Ethan Nordean should be...