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Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Is Linked To Neurological Disorder In Extremely Rare Cases

Monday, July 12, 2021

Of the more than 12 million people who received the J&J vaccine, around 100 developed Guillain-Barré syndrome, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Finally Some Good News! China Says Giant Pandas Are No Longer Endangered

Friday, July 09, 2021

The announcement comes five years after the International Union for Conservation of Nature officially removed giant pandas from its endangered list.

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Equestrian Jessica Springsteen, Bruce Springsteen's Daughter, Has Made The Olympics

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

Team USA has announced that the daughter of the legendary rocker will be one of four members of the equestrian jumping team at the Tokyo Games. Jessica Springsteen is ranked 27th in the world.

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An MLK Jr. Statue Was Vandalized With Graffiti, Prompting A Hate Crime Investigation

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

A statue of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in a park in Southern California was vandalized with racist images. Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia called the graffiti "horrific."

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A Swim Cap Made For Black Hair Will Get A Second Look From Swimming's Governing Body

Tuesday, July 06, 2021

The International Swimming Federation said it would reconsider its decision barring the cap from being used in competition, following criticism that the ruling discriminated against Black swimmers.

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Hurricane Elsa Could Complicate Surfside Search Efforts

Friday, July 02, 2021

Hurricane Elsa is expected to affect Florida early next week. Officials have begun preparations for potential impact as teams work at the condo site looking for those who remain unaccounted for.

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Officials Begin To Plan Demolition Of The Remaining Part Of The Surfside Condo

Friday, July 02, 2021

Investigators say 22 people are known to have died and 126 are unaccounted for. The 7-year-old daughter of a Miami firefighter is among the dead. Another condo building was evacuated Friday.

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Black TikTok Creators Are On Strike To Protest A Lack Of Credit For Their Work

Thursday, July 01, 2021

Black creators on TikTok say that for years, non-black creators have risen to fame performing dances that Black influencers on the app created.

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Officials Resume The Surfside Search And Rescue Efforts After Hours-long Pause

Thursday, July 01, 2021

Officials leading the search and rescue operation said Thursday that several possible risks of collapse were observed overnight at the site.

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Chris Crocker, 'Leave Britney Alone' Video Creator, Reflects On What's Changed

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Chris Crocker opens up on the reignited interest in his 2007 viral video while asking the important question: Why did it take the world this long to care about Britney Spears?

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Participants In Philly's Naked Bike Ride Will Have To Cover Up ... Their Faces

Saturday, June 26, 2021

A cherished city institution is adapting to keep the love of cycling going strong. Naked cycling, that is — Philadelphia's annual Naked Bike Ride is asking participants to mask up for safety.

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Carl Nassib's Experience Coming Out Is Very Different From NFL Players Before Him

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Before Nassib became the first openly gay active NFL player, others paved the way — and paid a steep cost.

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Slavery Didn't End On Juneteenth. Here's What You Should Know About This Important Day

Thursday, June 17, 2021

June 19, 1865, marked a huge turning point for black people in America.

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Detectives Just Used DNA To Solve A 1956 Double Homicide. They May Have Made History

Saturday, June 12, 2021

It's one of the oldest criminal cases cracked with the new DNA technology. The murders of teen sweethearts Lloyd Duane Bogle and Patricia Kalitzke had gone unsolved for more than 60 years.

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And Now, Crocs With Stiletto Heels

Wednesday, June 09, 2021

The foam footware company beloved by grandparents the world over has partnered with the fashion house Balenciaga to unveil clogs with high heels.

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Justice Department Says It Will Now Require Federal Officers To Wear Body Cameras

Tuesday, June 08, 2021

In a reversal of long-standing policy, the DOJ said it would start to require body cameras when federal officers are executing search warrants or making pre-planned arrests.

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