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NOAA: 2021 natural disasters in U.S. cost $145 billion

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reported that the year 2021 was fraught with natural disasters and storms in the United States. The 20 disastrous events in the year ended up costing the U.S. around $145 billion in losses and resulted in the tragic loss of 688 lives. The report from

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New data confirms 2021 marked deadliest year for police in history

Data for 2021 now confirms that last year was the deadliest on record for those serving as U.S. police officers. According to the Officer Down Memorial Page website, there were 500 law enforcement officer deaths in 2021, roughly 80 percent of which were categorized as non-felonious. Of the 399 non-felonious deaths,

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‘Non-whites’ prioritized over white Americans in COVID-19 treatment distribution in some states

The Biden administration has instituted guidelines which prioritize “non-whites” in the distribution of the nation’s limited supply of potentially-lifesaving COVID-19 treatments, with the new guidance already being implemented in some states. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last month added “race or ethnicity” to “high risk” factors that must be applied

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