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Air Travel Bouncing Back Some

(CNN) - Air travel started bouncing back in May, although it's still nowhere near pre-pandemic levels. The number of people going through airport security checkpoints nearly doubled over the course of the month. The Transportation Security Administration says it…

Bank Of America Pledges $1 Billion To Fight Racial Inequality

(CNN) - Bank of America is pledging a billion dollars to help fight racial inequality. The bank's CEO made the announcement in a press release on Tuesday. He said "underlying economic and social disparities" were exacerbated by the COVID-19…

IRS Watchdog: High-Income Filers Skipping Taxes

(CNN) - A government watchdog says the IRS failed to go after hundreds of thousands of high-income individuals who didn't pay their taxes. That's according to Bloomberg news, citing a report by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration.…

Floyd Mayweather To Pay For Floyd's Funeral

(CNN) - Floyd Mayweather is honoring the memory of George Floyd. The boxing champ tells ESPN that he's covering funeral costs for the unarmed man who died eight-days ago while in police custody. The death has sparked numerous protests…

Tiger King's Carole Baskin Awarded Joe Exotic's Former Zoo

(CNN) - Carole Baskin won a major victory in court against her Tiger King nemesis Joe Exotic on Monday. In Joe Exotic's worst nightmare scenario, Carole Baskin is now the owner of his infamous animal park. An Oklahoma judge…

FDA Allows More Companies To Make Hand Sanitizer

(CNN) - The Food and Drug Administration plans to allow more companies to make hand sanitizer. The FDA says it will expand the kinds of companies allowed to make the product. That's because the demand for sanitizer is outpacing…

Lyft/Doordash Pause Due To Protest Curfews

(CNN) - Some ride-share and food delivery companies are adjusting hours to account for curfews. As protests continue, dozens of cities are asking people to stay home during the night. Uber tells "The Verge" it will coordinate with local…

West Point Cadets Test Positive After Returning

(CNN) - 15 West Point cadets from the U.S. military academy class of 2020 have now tested positive for COVID-19. Cadets had been away from campus since early march because of the pandemic. But in April, president Donald Trump…

Drugmaker Gilead Says 5-Day Course Of Remdesivir Helps

(CNN) - Drugmaker Gilead sciences says a study shows the antiviral drug Remdesivir can help patients with moderate COVID-19 pneumonia recover. A study of 600 patients found those given a five-day course of the drug were 65% more likely…

Pope Issues New Spending Regulations

(CNN) - Pope Francis has issued new regulations for Vatican spending. The move is an attempt to boost transparency following a financial scandal last October involving a secret $200 million London property purchase. The new regulations are also aimed…