Correction: Virus Outbreak-The Latest story
Posters on precautions against the coronavirus are displayed at a subway station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020. The signs on posters read "Precautions against the coronavirus and please wear a mask." (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)In a story Nov. 25, 2020, about a new U.S. estimate of missed coronavirus infections, The Associated Press erroneously reported an earlier calculation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Previously, the CDC estimated nine of every 10 cases were being missed, not one of every 10.
The Latest: Tennessee won't mandate vaccines in its schools
(AP Photo/Oded Balilty)NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee’s governor says that once coronavirus vaccines become available, they will be optional in the state’s K-12 public schools. It’s just going nowhere,” Dr. Thomas Dobbs, Mississippi’s state health officer, said Monday during a meeting with members of the Mississippi Senate. State health officials said fatality updates on Tuesday are typically higher because of lag in reporting from the weekends. That includes more than 1,000 on intensive care units and more than 570 on ventilators, according to state Health Department data. —-MADRID — Spain is reporting a new daily record of 537 coronavirus deaths since the resurgence of the pandemic.
Rick Allen, Def Leppard's One-Armed Drummer, Also Tries Hand at Painting
Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen will appear this weekend at his art exhibit at Wentworth Galleries in Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, and Boca Raton. Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen will host three exhibitions of his newest art and classic pieces at Wentworth Galleries in South Florida this weekend. At 15, Allen joined Def Leppard and never looked back. Allen continued drumming for Def Leppard with the help of an electronically-altered drum kit. EXPAND Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen will appear this weekend at select Wentworth Galleries on his art tour.browardpalmbeach.com
Why Republicans are wrong
By Kevin PalmerGeorgia District 12 Congressman Rick Allen is the epitome of why Republicans are wrong to oppose raising the minimum wage. In his weekly newsletter he boasted of voting against raising the minimum wage to $15 by 2025. His district has over 248 thousand households. Allens vote was a slap in the face to more than half or 143 thousand households. In order to survive, many households in district 12 need government assistance in the form of food stamps, childcare subsidies, and tax credits.thewestsidegazette.com