Posted in Atlanta Atlanta Police Department bonuses Crime Economy Garrett Rolfe Keisha Lance Bottoms Pre-Viral Rayshard Brooks

Each Atlanta Police Department Officer to Receive $500 Bonus from Organization

The Atlanta Police Foundation announced Thursday that it would be paying every Atlanta Police Department Officer a $500 bonus with no city funds attached, the…

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Posted in Aunt Jemima Economy Land O' Lakes Mars Pre-Viral racism Social Justice

Uncle Ben’s Plans to Change Its ‘Brand Identity’ to ‘End Racial Biases’

Hours after Quaker Oats announced that it would rename the Aunt Jemima logo on its brand of maple syrup and other breakfast foods, Uncle Ben’s…

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Ohio Restaurant Trolls PA Gov. Tom Wolf: Crowns Him ‘Employee of the Month’ for Sales Boom

An Ohio barbecue restaurant located just across the border from Pennsylvania trolled Gov. Tom Wolf, naming him the restaurant’s “employee of the month” for bringing…

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Posted in CARES Act Daniel Mark Economy Oregon Politics Pre-Viral unemployment

Oregon Man Receives 37 Unemployment Checks in a Day Worth More than $14,000

As thousands of Oregon residents wait to receive their unemployment benefits in the mail, one man received twice the amount he was supposed to obtain…

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Posted in B Inspired News Economy GoFundMe Local nonprofit Oklahoma Oklahoma City Pre-Viral

Oklahomans Donate More than $70,000 to Help Nonprofit Destroyed by Riots

A community of Oklahomans raised more than $70,000 through a GoFundMe page to help the nonprofit Dress for Success Oklahoma City rebuild after looters trashed…

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Posted in coronavirus Economy health Magic Kingdom Orlando Pre-Viral SeaWorld Walt Disney World

Disney World to Reopen in July, SeaWorld Orlando to Reopen in June

Walt Disney World is planning on a phased reopening plan that would gradually open up its four parks in July, while SeaWorld Orlando plans to…

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Posted in coronavirus Economy Florida Florida Keys health Pre-Viral Ron DeSantis tourism

Florida Keys to Reopen Hotels, End Checkpoints in June

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists starting June 1, allowing hotels to resume business at 50 percent capacity, Monroe County officials said.

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VIDEO: New Jersey Gym Reopens in Defiance of State Order

A gym in Camden County, New Jersey, was met with protests as it reopened in defiance of the state orders that shut down nonessential businesses…

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Tennessee to Reopen Amusement Parks, Theaters Starting Next Week

Tennessee announced Friday that it would start reopening amusement parks and theaters, as well as lift capacity restrictions on restaurants and shops beginning next week.

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Posted in Centers for Disease Control Economy health masks Pre-Viral

Woman Creates Masks with ‘Straw Holes’ to Sip Cocktails

A woman is using her business to design and make masks with a “straw hole” specifically meant for sipping cocktails.

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Posted in American Airlines B Inspired News coronavirus Economy health healthcare workers New York City Pre-Viral vacations

American Airlines, Hyatt to Give Free Vacations to Thousands of NYC Health Care Workers

American Airlines and Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced in a joint statement Friday that they would be giving thousands of free vacations to New York City…

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Posted in Bill de Blasio budget deficits coronavirus Donald Trump Economy essential workers health New York City Politics Pre-Viral stimulus

Bill de Blasio: NYC Preparing to Furlough, Lay Off Essential Workers

Democrat New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday that he would have to begin to furlough or lay off essential New York City…

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Posted in Atlanta Brian Kemp Economy health lockdown Pre-Viral shelter in place

Crowds Gather at Atlanta Mall to Buy Air Jordans After Lockdown Lifted

An Atlanta, Georgia, mall saw massive crowds gather on Saturday, with people lining up to buy the recently released Air Jordan sneakers after Republican Gov….

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Posted in coronavirus Economy Executive Order health Janet Mills Maine Pre-Viral restaurants

Several Maine Restaurants Defy Democrat Gov. Janet Mills’ Executive Order, Reopen

Several Maine businesses said they will defy Democrat Gov. Janet Mills’ executive order closing dine-in restaurants to the public because of the coronavirus and will…

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Posted in Constitutional Rights coronavirus Economy Executive Order Gretchen Whitmer lawsuit Politics Pre-Viral Small Businesses stay-at-home order

Five Businesses Sue Democrat Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer over Constitutional Rights

A Michigan law firm filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Robert Gordon on behalf of…

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