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U.S. Surpasses 24 Million Coronavirus Cases

(CNN) - The U.S. has now surpassed 24 million coronavirus cases. That's according to Johns Hopkins University. The first coronavirus case in the U.S. was reported a year ago. It took the country 304 days to reach 12 million…

AAA: Georgia Pump Prices Jump 7 Cents

NEWS RELEASE ATLANTA, GA., (January 18, 2021) — Georgia gas prices  increased at the pump compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $2.23 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 7 cents more than a week ago, 20 cents…

Trump To Issue Around 100 Pardons This Week

(CNN) - On his final full day in office, president Trump plans to issue around 100 pardons and commutations. That's according to three people familiar with the matter. The president will reportedly pardon white collar criminals, high-profile rappers and…

Nestlé Recalls Pepperoni Hot Pockets

(CNN) - More than 760,000 pounds of Hot Pockets have been recalled. There are concerns they could contain pieces of glass and hard plastic. Parent company Nestlé prepared foods said it received complaints about contaminated materials being inside the…

TSA Boosts Security Ahead Of Inauguration

(CNN) - The Transportation Security Administration is on high alert at Washington's three airports leading up to Inauguration Day. TSA says there will be additional law enforcement and canine presence at Reagan National, Washington Dulles, and BWI Thurgood Marshall…

Retail Sales Decline For 3rd Month

(CNN) - Retail sales in the U.S. sank again last month; marking the third straight month without any growth. The Commerce Department announced the news Friday. Retail sales fell 0.7% in December from the month prior. The bad news…

Online Filing For 2021 Tax Season Is Now Open

(CNN) - If you want to get a jump on your taxes, you now can. The Internal Revenue Service's free file is open. The government agency works with private companies to help Americans prepare and file their taxes. The…

Feds Execute Killer Of 7 People

(CNN) - The federal government has executed a convicted serial killer. Corey Johnson was executed Thursday night. He was convicted of killing seven people in 1992 as a part of the drug trade in Virginia. Johnson argued the court…

Overdose Deaths Jump During Pandemic

(CNN) - The coronavirus pandemic is driving up the number of deaths from opioid overdoses, according to federal health officials Thursday. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services estimates as many as 90,000 Americans died from drug overdoses…

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