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George Floyd trial: Only 1 family member allowed in courtroom

The judge’s order also requires each trial spectator to wear a mask at all times and stay at least 6 feet...

Litecoin is trading at a 1,800% premium via Grayscale’s LTC Trust — But why?

Shares in Grayscale Investments' Litecoin Investment Trust, or LTCN, have been trading at a whopping 1,800% premium over the market rate of their...

COVID-19 relief: 5 things we know about version of bill headed to Senate

With an estimated 11.4 million workers set to lose their unemployment benefits between mid-March and mid-April, according to a recent study from...

US domestic terror probes up over 40% since 2020 says FBI

The 6 January siege on Capitol Hill was "domestic terrorism", FBI director Christopher Wray says. Source link

Strep Throat Doesn’t Worsen Tourette’s, May Affect ADHD

By Robert PreidtHealthDay ReporterTUESDAY, March 2, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Strep throat doesn't appear to aggravate Tourette syndrome and other chronic tic disorders...

NYC’s economic recovery will be sooner than expected: De Blasio admin.

Jacques Jiha, who heads Mayor de Blasio’s Office of Management and Budget, testified to the City Council that ongoing vaccination efforts...

Aavegotchis sell out in under one minute as NFT euphoria continues

After a string of delays related to congestion on the Ethereum blockchain, the Aavegotchi nonfungible tokens have hit the open market — where...

Imperial crash: 15 killed when SUV carrying 27 hits truck in Southern California: Officials

HOLTVILLE, Calif. -- Hospital officials say an SUV believed to be carrying 27 people crashes into a semitruck in Southern California, killing 15...

Nike exec quits after son's trainer resale firm revealed

He reportedly used a credit card in her name to buy shoes for his resale company. Source link

‘Telestroke’ Care at Hospitals Is Improving Patient Outcomes

By Ernie Mundell and Robert Preidt HealthDay ReportersTUESDAY, March 2, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- You've had a stroke and arrive at a hospital,...

Historic dinosaur fossil discovery made in Argentina

“It is the oldest record known, not only from Argentina but worldwide,” Pablo Gallina, the study’s lead author, told Reuters. “Titanosaurs...

Evolves files for Ether ETF with Canadian regulators

Less than a month after becoming the second firm to secure approval from Canadian regulators to list a Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund, Evolve...

Jupiter-Mercury conjunction: How to spot planets as they appear to cross paths on March...

In the first week of March, two planets will appear side by side in the sky: Jupiter and Mercury.Mercury, the smallest planet,...

City scraps influencer plan for George Floyd murder trial

Following the backlash, officials were sent an email saying the plan had been scrapped. The message, viewed and published by ABC News, said:...

Meghan Markle: British tabloid to appeal lawsuit ruling

“The defendant has failed to deliver up copies it has of the letter such that the threat to infringe and further...

Litecoin creator draws parallels between 2021’s NFT and 2017’s ICO mania

Charlie Lee, the creator of major cryptocurrency Litecoin (LTC), believes that the ongoing spike in popularity of the nonfungible token, or NFT, industry...

COVID NYC Update: Johnson & Johnson shots could start today in NYC; Co-op City...

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- The single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine could be available in the Tri-State area for the first time as...

Alexei Navalny: US imposes sanctions on Russians

US intelligence says Putin's government was behind the nerve agent attack on the opposition activist. Source link

Big Pharma giant Merck joins Johnson & Johnson to produce more COVID vaccines

The fierce Big Pharma competitors have set aside their normal rivalry to quickly provide enough vaccines to help end the crippling COVID-19 pandemic. Source...

Organizations work toward adopting blockchain tech

Decentralized finance is quickly maturing. While the total value locked in DeFi is over $45 billion, financial institutions and large corporations are starting...

FCC approves $50 monthly internet subsidies for low-income households during pandemic

The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved final rules for a new broadband subsidy program that could help struggling families pay for...

What Are The Possible COVID Vaccine Side Effects You May Get

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The Return of the Foyer

As the pandemic has changed the way many of us live in our homes, prospective buyers have become increasingly interested in a dedicated...

Turkish finance ministry to study cryptocurrency with local regualtors

Turkey made itself a name as a crypto-friendly country with a "wait and see" approach on digital assets, but that could be about...

Andrew Cuomo sexual harassment allegations: 3rd accuser comes forward against NY Governor, calls for...

NEW YORK (WABC) -- Calls for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's resignation intensified Tuesday morning after a third woman came forward, accusing him...

Aston Martin: The billionaire building 'a British Ferrari'

Lawrence Stroll, executive chairman of Aston Martin, tells the BBC he wants to build a firm with a "luxury profile". Source link

T.I. and Tiny accused of ‘drugging, kidnapping’ and ‘rape’ of several women, attorney says

“These criminal allegations span over fifteen years of methodical, sadistic abuse against women in various venues throughout the country,” the release...

No, Goldman Sachs isn’t a bearish indicator for Bitcoin

Peter Brandt, a popular veteran trader and CEO of proprietary trading firm Factor LLC, recently gave his thoughts on Goldman Sachs potentially restarting...

City of San Mateo passes $5 per hour hazard pay for grocery store workers

Workers at large grocery and drug stores in the city of San Mateo will now get hazard pay.The city council unanimously passed...

Video shows 2020 Iranian missile attack on US forces at Iraqi base

Footage released by the US defence department shows Iranian ballistic missiles hitting Iraq's Al Asad air base on 8 January 2020.No US military...

Cuomo Could Be Compelled to Testify in Sexual-Harassment Inquiry

When a team of outside investigators begins to examine sex harassment allegations lodged against Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, its scope may be far...

Thai SEC forced to clarify proposed crypto rules after public backlash

Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission has walked back previous plans to enact a 1 million baht (about $33,000) minimum annual income requirement for...

COVID NYC Update: 1st Johnson & Johnson vaccinations could start today

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- The single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine could be available in the Tri-State area for the first time as...

Andrew Cuomo: Fresh calls for New York governor to resign over harassment claims

A third woman has accused influential Democratic politician Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment. Source link

A Year After New York’s First Covid-19 Case, Cuomo Lies Low

Weather: A frigid blast of wind it will make it feel like the teens despite a high in the mid-30s. Upside: Plenty...

Bitcoin’s compound annual growth is ‘an unheard-of’ 200% CAGR

Bitcoin (BTC) has delivered returns which are “unheard of” in history and ultimately leaves Tesla stock in the dust. That’s according to fresh data...

‘Soul of a Nation’, 6-part ABC News series, to highlight Black experience in America

LOS ANGELES -- This March, ABC will air "Soul of a Nation," a six-part newsmagazine series focused on the Black experience in America."Soul...

Data on long Covid in UK children is cause for concern, scientists say

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U.K. mother and daughter die of COVID-19 after Christmas gathering that infected all 11...

A mother and daughter in the U.K. have died after all 11 members of a family caught coronavirus during a Christmas gathering. Source link...

Blockchain sports firm Chiliz to expand in US with $50M investment

Major blockchain sports venture Chiliz is planning a $50 million expansion into the United States, CEO Alexandre Dreyfus announced Tuesday.Dreyfus told Cointelegraph that...

‘The Women Tell All’ features mean girl apologies, closure with ‘The Bachelor’ Matt James

NEW YORK -- Fifteen of the women from Matt James' season of "The Bachelor" returned to talk about their time on the show,...

Why These 2 N.Y.C. Mayoral Candidates Are on a Collision Course

Just a few days after Raymond J. McGuire officially joined the New York City mayor’s race in December, a courtesy call came in...

TON investor demands $100M compensation from Durov

Da Vinci Capital, a major investor in Telegram’s $1.7 billion initial coin offering, has reportedly requested compensation for the failed launch of the...

Woman struck by fallen construction fence in Hamilton Heights, officials say

HAMILTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan (WABC) -- A pedestrian was injured after a construction fence fell over and struck her in the head in Manhattan...

Woman posts request from ‘date’ hoping for reimbursement

“I have never personally done this, but I think it’s ok,” tweeted Al Bunim. “CK managed to say something uncomfortable, was...

Coinbase custodies 11% of entire crypto capitalization

Crypto data aggregator Messari has reported that the quantity of crypto assets stored in custody on U.S. exchange giant Coinbase surged in the...

COVID NYC Update: Movie theaters set to reopen March 5

BROOKLYN, New York (WABC) -- Loosening COVID restrictions are allowing movie theaters in New York City to reopen this week to limited capacity,...

Angelina Jolie sells Winston Churchill painting for $11.5 million

FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 17 photo, Christie's employees adjust an oil on canvas painting by Sir Winston Churchill painted...

MoneyGram faces lawsuit over alleged false statements regarding XRP

Payments company MoneyGram International has been sued over alleged false statements, made regarding its partnership with Ripple Labs and their XRP cryptocurrency.The class...

Women discover they’re biological siblings while working in same New Haven, Connecticut restaurant

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut (WABC) -- Two biological sisters separated by adoption discovered they were siblings while working in the same restaurant.Cassandra Madison and...

Conservative Methodists to form new faction

FILE - In this April 19, 2019 file photo, a gay pride rainbow flag flies along with the U.S. flag in...

CBOE files to list Van Eck’s proposed Bitcoin ETF

Globally leading exchange holding company, Chicago Board Options Exchange, or CBOE, has filed to list the Bitcoin exchange-traded fund proposed by asset manager,...

NYC Weather: Brief blast of gusty winds

NEW YORK (WABC) -- On Monday there will be a passing morning shower and then turning breezy with some clearing, but there will...

Dutch writer opts out of translating Gorman

“I am shocked by the uproar around my involvement in the dissemination of Amanda Gorman’s message, and I understand people who...

Leverage traders ‘flushed out’ by late-February crypto crash: Glassnode

According to on-chain analytics provider, Glassnode, the late-February crypto market correction may have purged excessive leverage from the markets.On March 1, Glassnode published...

The Bachelor 2021: Abigail discusses Deaf representation during ‘Women Tell All’

Bachelor Nation was heartbroken when fan favorite Abigail Heringer was sent home. During "The Women Tell All" episode Monday, she opened up...

Carlos Ghosn: US father and son extradited to Japan

The two allegedly helped the ex-Nissan boss escape Japan while he was on bail for financial crimes. Source link

Pandemic Unemployment Has Taken Its Own Deadly Toll

Unemployment figures have improved since the peak last April. In January, the employment rate stood...

Frontier Cancels Flight, Citing Maskless Passengers

A Frontier Airlines flight from Miami to La Guardia Airport in New York was canceled on Sunday night after a large group of...

Musician Grimes’ debut NFT auction generates $5.8M in 20 minutes

Candian musician and visual artist, Claire Elise Boucher, or Grimes, has sold a mammoth $5.8 million worth of tokenized art in less than...

FDNY responds to partial roof collapse at Astoria, Queens Best Buy storage unit

ASTORIA, Queens (WABC) -- The FDNY is responding to what appears to be a a partial roof collapse at a Best Buy storage...

Covid-19 variants pose ‘real threat’ to vaccine progress, CDC warns

"Please hear me clearly: At this level of cases, with variants spreading, we stand to completely lose the hard-earned ground we have gained,"...

U.S. Flu Vaccinations Hit New Record High This Season

MONDAY, March 1, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- While many Americans await their turn for the...

Prosecutors Investigating Trump Focus on His Finance Chief

State prosecutors in Manhattan who are investigating former President Donald J. Trump and his family business are sharpening their focus on the company’s...

Central bank digital currency a mixed blessing, says RBI

India’s central bank has recognized the potential benefits of central bank digital currencies, or CBDCs, but not without including a few pitfalls.The Reserve...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo formally refers alleged sex harassment case to state Attorney General Letitia...

NEW YORK (WABC) -- A former aide accusing New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment condemned him Monday as a manipulative predator,...

China and U.S. academics call for joint efforts to end COVID-19

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Cuomo Accused of Unwanted Advance at a Wedding: ‘Can I Kiss You?’

His accusers were not quiet, however: Charlotte Bennett, a former aide who accused Mr. Cuomo of sexual harassment, issued her first public statement...

Bitcoin price hits $50K after bullish outlook from Citigroup and Goldman Sachs

On March 1 cryptocurrency investors woke up to the sight of Bitcoin (BTC) rising from it weekend correction to $44,000 as the market...

Yale murder case: US Marshals expand search for MIT grad student Qinxuan Pan

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut (WABC) -- U.S. Marshals expanded the nationwide manhunt on Monday for the suspect in the murder of a Yale University...

The Emotional Side of Lung Cancer

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Biggie Smalls, the Human Behind the Legend

There are only a few known photographs of the Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur standing side by side, but just one that’s truly...

Crypto bank opens physical location in India’s capital as potential regulatory ban looms

India’s Unicas crypto bank opened its third physical branch last week in New Delhi. Previous locations were launched in Jamnagar and Jaipur.Unicas reportedly...

American Idol Recap: The contestant who brought Lionel Richie to tears

BASKING RIDGE, New Jersey -- One of the most memorable moments from week 3 of the 'American Idol' auditions came from 19-year-old Ronda...

The new voice of The Simpsons character Dr Julius Hibbert

Kevin Richardson talks about being the first black actor to voice Dr Julius Hibbert on the television comedy The Simpsons. He takes over...

Cuomo’s apology to Charlotte Bennett isn’t accepted

Bennett did not accuse Cuomo of touching her, but said he made inappropriate remarks that she interpreted as sexual advances, including...

Matic, xDAI (STAKE) and Loopring (LRC) rally as Ethereum gas fees rise

The start of a new month has brought renewed fervor from the cryptocurrency market as Bitcoin (BTC) price steadily climbed from a low...

Miguel Cardona: Senate votes to confirm Joe Biden’s pick for education secretary

WILMINGTON, Del. -- The Senate voted 64-33 on Monday to confirm Miguel Cardona, a former public school teacher, as secretary of education.He faces...

Taylor Swift criticises Netflix show for 'deeply sexist joke'

The pop star accuses the Ginny and Georgia series of "degrading" women in an angry tweet. Source link

Pros, Cons, and What You Need to Know

Just a few weeks into COVID-related distance learning, Lauren...

Cuomo Must Admit to His ‘Predatory Behavior,’ Accuser Says

“I understood that the governor wanted to sleep with me, and felt horribly uncomfortable and scared,” Ms. Bennett said. “And was wondering how...

‘Play by the rules or we will shut you down,’ says NY AG to...

New York Attorney General Letitia James is advising members of the crypto industry and investors to stay vigilant against participating in or becoming...

NJ COVID Update: Teachers, transportation workers in New Jersey to be eligible for vaccine...

NEW JERSEY (WABC) -- New Jersey is expanding its vaccine eligibility this month.Governor Phil Murphy held a briefing Monday to discuss the details.Starting...

Norman Landsberg, Jeweler With a Friendly Touch, Dies at 94

This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here.One day in the...

Key Bitcoin price indicators signal bulls bought the $43K restest

Bitcoin's (BTC) severe 26% drop from its $58,300 all-time high on Feb. 20 injected a bit of bearishness into the market but from...

Arkansas school shooting leaves 1 student seriously hurt in Watson Chapel School District: Authorities

PINE BLUFF, Ark. -- A 15-year-old student shot and seriously injured another student at an Arkansas junior high school Monday morning and he...

Tony Awards Voting Starts Now. And It’s Going to Be Weird.

The last Broadway season ended, unexpectedly, nearly a year ago. The next one will begin who-knows-when.But deep in this winter of our theaterlessness,...

Users haven’t mined Ether using a PlayStation 5 yet

While users might still be able to adapt some gaming consoles for mining cryptocurrency, evidence suggests that recent reports of a modified PlayStation...

COVID NY Update: Mayor Bill de Blasio says some state-run sites not vaccinating enough...

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- Mayor de Blasio says the city is closing in on two million vaccinations. But, he took another opportunity...

'A very close call': Lady Gaga's dog-walker speaks out

Ryan Fischer is expected to make a full recovery after a dognapper shot him in the chest. Source link

14-year-old Michigan girl charged with allegedly stabbing grandmother to death

A Michigan teenager allegedly stabbed her grandmother to death in her bedroom, then left the house, leaving the victim to be found dead...

Price analysis 1/3: BTC, ETH, ADA, BNB, DOT, XRP, LTC, LINK, XLM, BCH

Bitcoin and most major altcoins are witnessing strong buying at lower levels, indicating the start of a relief rally. Source link

COVID Vaccine Updates: Johnson & Johnson to test their single-dose shot on children, newborns,...

NEW YORK (WABC) -- Johnson & Johnson says they'll soon test their single-dose shot on children, even newborns, and pregnant women.Meanwhile, Dr. Anthony...

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