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Police investigating sign at restaurant claiming we ‘reserve the right to refuse service to white people’

A sign discovered at the US fried chicken chain Popeye’s is under investigation claiming that it was under new management and would “reserve the right to refuse service to white people.”The sign, found at the drive-thru of the Lake Saint Louis, Missouri branch read: “This restaurant is under new management and will reserve the right to refuse service to white people. We apologise for any inconvenience.”A picture of the sign was shared on Facebook by a local resident and caused quite a backlash against the restaurant.“Nothing racist here.. move on...” said one person in response with another adding, “That’s a...
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The best Apple Watch Series 6 deal is at Walmart right now for Prime Day

If a new Apple smartwatch has been on your list, chances are you’ve been scouring Prime Day deals all day. You have to be quick! We’ve seen multiple Apple Watch deals sell out in the last 24 hours. Today’s best Apple deals, which include iPhone sales, have offered an assortment of Prime Day Apple Watch deals, which are always in high demand. If you’ve been waiting for a good chance to buy the latest version of the wearable device, now would be a good time with Walmart’s $70 discount on the 40mm, GPS version of the Apple Watch Series 6, bringing its price down to $329 from its original price of $399.
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How Arizona's 2020 election 'audit' went from comedy to tragedy

There’s an old joke that goes: “What’s the difference between tragedy and comedy? Time.” The idea is that the further removed you are from an event, the easier it is to laugh at the absurdity that shines through the pain you felt at the time. Despite originally being scheduled to...

The Young And The Restless Spoilers: Mariah Copeland Reveals A Secret

The Young and The Restless rumors and spoilers tease that Mariah Copeland (Camryn Grimes) will reveal a secret in an upcoming episode of The Young and The Restless!. The Young And The Restless Spoilers And Rumors – Mariah Copeland Already Let Something Slip. Viewers of The Young and The Restless...
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Piers Morgan shut down by Dame Joan Collins over Meghan Markle question during Life Stories interview

Dame Joan Collins shut down Piers Morgan after he asked her about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in a new interview.The 88-year-old actor, author and TV personality was appearing on iTV show Life Stories, when presenter Morgan managed to shoehorn in a question about the couple.“What do you make of what’s going on with the British royal family now, with Meghan, Harry, the feud, with William, Charles?” he asked.Collins, having no time for his question, replied: “My lips are sealed on that subject. I just don’t want to go on national TV and say what I think about Meghan...
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Bruce Springsteen fans with AstraZeneca vaccine to be turned away from New York theatre shows

Bruce Springsteen fans who have had the AstraZeneca vaccine will be turned away from his comeback shows on Broadway, it has been announced. The musician is returning with a five-night run at the St James theatre in New York on Saturday 26 June, with additional performances scheduled for September. Tickets went on sale on 10 June.A notice on Springsteen’s official website says audience members are required to provide proof of full Covid-19 vaccination in order to enter the theatre. However, a link to further information states that guests need to be fully vaccinated with an FDA-approved [Food and Drug...
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Bitcoin news – live: Price crash bounces back above $30k after hitting 2021 low

The price of bitcoin crashed even further on Tuesday, taking it below $30,000 for the first time since January.The latest losses come amid a market-wide downturn that has wiped hundreds of billions of dollars from the combined market cap of all cryptocurrencies over the last few days.Bitcoin still remains way up when looking at the year-on-year charts for 2021, having been worth less than $10,000 this time last year.The latest drop has led to fears that more losses could be on the way, as a pattern known as the “death cross” has been reached. This is where the 50-day moving price average falls below the 200-day moving average, potentially signalling the arrival of a bear market.Other leading cryptocurrencies also suffered, with Ethereum (ether), Cardano (ada), Binance Coin and dogecoin all dropping by a similar margin to bitcoin.You can follow all the latest news, analysis and expert price predictions for the crypto market right here. Read More Crypto limbo: Experts unpick El Salvador’s Bitcoin Law, NFTs and the future of dogecoin
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Woodridge Tornado Videos Show Widespread Destruction to Illinois Town

A strong tornado hit a Chicago suburb on Sunday evening causing severe damage to several homes, power lines and trees in the surrounding areas. The National Weather Service in Chicago confirmed on its Twitter page at around 11:11 p.m. that a tornado had hit the village of Woodridge, Illinois, a Chicago suburb, as it urged anyone "in the path of this storm, take cover now!"

Study shows that COVID-19 was present in five states in December 2019, even before the first reported case in China

In a recent study published in Clinical Infectious Diseases, a group of researchers aimed to identify exactly how early the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) was circulating throughout the United States. In their work, the researchers tested residual archived samples from routine blood donations collected by the American Red Cross.
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Texas Deputy's Wife, 4-Year-Old Stepdaughter Shot During Home Invasion

An off-duty Texas deputy's wife and 4-year-old stepdaughter were shot after a gunman forced his way into their home and opened fire, police said. Officers responded to a call to assist an officer in the 2200 block of West Dallas Street in Houston at about 2.20 a.m. on Sunday, Police Chief Troy Finner told reporters at a news briefing.