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Georgia man charged with scamming nearly $1 million from grocery store

Georgia man charged with scamming nearly $1 million from grocery store

A Georgia man was arrested and charged with scamming almost $1 million from a grocery store and using it to buy clothes, guns and cars, police said. Tre Brown, 19, was arrested January 14 after he allegedly created false returns at the Kroger store where he worked in Duluth, Georgia, according to a news release…MORE

Texas doctor charged with stealing a vial of Covid-19 vaccine

Texas doctor charged with stealing a vial of Covid-19 vaccine

A public health doctor in Texas has been charged with stealing a vial of Covid-19 vaccine, according to the Harris County District Attorney’s Office. District Attorney Kim Ogg said in a statement Thursday that Dr. Hasan Gokal is accused of theft by a public servant, a misdemeanor that carries a penalty of up to one…MORE

Florida issues new Covid-19 vaccine residency rules to cut down on ‘vaccine tourism’

Florida issues new Covid-19 vaccine residency rules to cut down on ‘vaccine tourism’

Florida issued new health guidelines Thursday in an attempt to cut down on “vaccine tourism,” requiring that Covid-19 vaccines be given only to permanent and seasonal residents. State Surgeon General Dr. Scott Rivkees signed a Public Health Advisory prioritizing Florida residents for the vaccines, days after Gov. Ron DeSantis said publicly that the shots should…MORE

The religious books used during the swearing-ins — and the symbolism behind them

The religious books used during the swearing-ins — and the symbolism behind them

There were a number of notable swearings-in on Wednesday (though the President’s oath arguably received the most attention). Aware of the attention their ceremonies would receive, the five elected officials who began their terms this week chose the religious texts they’d take their oaths on with care. The Bibles — and, in Sen. Jon Ossoff’s…MORE

Four people charged in Portland after demonstrators vandalized federal ICE building, Democratic Party state headquarters

Four people charged in Portland after demonstrators vandalized federal ICE building, Democratic Party state headquarters

Demonstrators in Portland, Oregon, on Wednesday vandalized the state Democratic Party headquarters and a federal US Immigration and Customs Enforcement building, according to police. Four people have been charged Thursday in connection with those demonstrations. At least four demonstrations were planned in the city, Sgt. Kevin Allen, spokesman for the Portland Police Bureau, said in…MORE

How a ‘Hamilton’ song helped Amanda Gorman overcome a speech impediment

How a ‘Hamilton’ song helped Amanda Gorman overcome a speech impediment

You wouldn’t know it from her commanding delivery at the inauguration, but up until a few years ago, National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman struggled to overcome speech impediment. For much of her life, including when she was still an undergraduate at Harvard, Gorman had trouble pronouncing the letter “R.” To practice saying the letter,…MORE

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Drake gets slammed for tattoo of himself in front of the Beatles

Drake gets slammed for tattoo of himself in front of the Beatles

Drake recently posted a pic of his newest tattoo on Instagram featuring the famous Beatles walk across Abbey Road. However, he tattooed himself in front of the Beatles. Drake, of course, famously said in the song ‘Going Bad’ “I got more slaps than the Beatles.” Supporters of the Beatles didn’t take long to slam Drake…

Miley Cyrus makes out with Brody Jenner’s ex following split

Miley Cyrus makes out with Brody Jenner’s ex following split

Miley Cyrus is back in the news after separating from┬áLiam Hemsworth. The couple called it quits after just eight months of marriage. Now, she’s out kissing girls and she likes it. Over the weekend, Instagram was a buzz when Miley and┬áKaitlynn Carter both had some interesting post on Instagram. It’s unclear if these two are…

Drake scores his ninth number one album with Care Package

Drake scores his ninth number one album with Care Package

Drake just doesn’t show any signs of falling off after securing his ninth number one album ‘Care Package’. The Toronto native is enjoying massive success with every project he releases and Care Package is no different. The thing about Care Package is they are previously recorded songs that have never officially been released to streaming…

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