Month: March 2022

One of the worst states in the country to be an older American: Tennessee

The U.S. labor force retirements surged after the COVID-19 epidemic. There were 2.4 million additional retirements in the first 18 months of the pandemic, according to experts. By mid-2021, 19.3% of the US population was retired, the biggest share in at least 25 years, as a result of the record increase. The pandemic’s health dangers …

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Stacey Abrams, a Georgia politician, has been cast in the upcoming Star Trek series.

Unlike any other politician before her, Stacey Abrams of Georgia took a risk. She made a guest appearance as United Earth’s president on “Star Trek: Discovery” on Thursday.   When it comes to running for governor, Georgia’s Democratic Party’s nominee is a “trekkie.” Abrams cited “Star Trek: The Next Generation” as her favorite show in …

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Research suggests that 75% of the Amazon rainforest is showing signs of decline, which is considered to be a “tipping point” of dieback.

The Amazon rainforest may be on the verge of a “tipping point” where it may cease to be a rainforest and become a savanna, according to a new study. Since the early 2000s, researchers have revealed that more than 75 percent of the rainforest has been affected by this worrying trend.     Scientists believe …

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An out-of-state resident deposits a $33K check into his BofA account, but the bank promptly closes, obliterating the money.

More and more clients are choosing to conduct their banking business online rather than visiting a physical branch, as you may have seen recently. But for one Californian, it sparked a little commotion. After only a few hours of making a sizable deposit, his local Bank of America branch was closed. When his money went …

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Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has announced that a shipping company is moving its operations from a clogged California port to JAXPORT in Jacksonville.

JAXPORT will be the new home for some Sea-Lead Shipping activities that were formerly based at the Port of Long Beach, thanks to an announcement made by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis today. Sea-Lead will use JAXPORT as the final port of call on its Asia East Coast rotation to connect Jacksonville with four sites in …

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Gas prices in California have risen to more than $5 a gallon on average.to more than $5 a gallon on average.

According to the most recent data from the American Automobile Association, the average price of a gallon of self-serve normal gasoline in California is now a stunning $5.28, up from $3.73 at the same time last year. According to AAA, the average gas price for regular-grade fuel in Los Angeles County is $5.37 per gallon, …

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When filing your taxes, can you deduct the cost of your pet?

Taking care of a pet may cost a family a lot of money, much like raising children. Taxpayers in the United States with children and dependents are eligible for many credits under the United States tax code, notably in 2021 when they file their tax returns. Uncle Sam, on the other hand, doesn’t think it’s …

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Who Will Get the Monthly Internet Stimulus Check, andΒ How Much Will It Cost?

Because there will be no fresh government stimulus checks in the near future, it is critical that you take advantage of all available federal advantages that can assist you in lowering your monthly expenses. The monthly broadband subsidy is an example of a federal benefit that is now available. The online stimulus check may allow …

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Update on the stimulus: Under a new plan, monthly payments to parents could be reinstated.

When families began receiving stimulus checks at the beginning of the coronavirus outbreak, many parents also earned up to $300 per kid as part of the expanded child tax credit, which will be implemented in 2021. President Joe Biden’s idea to extend the child tax credit through 2022 was defeated in the Senate, but Congress …

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Brazos County is home to threatened sparrows during the winter months.

There have been numerous accounts of unusual birds recently, including a Steller’s Sea-journey Eagle’s from Russia to Alaska, Texas, and finally, Maine where it seems happy to stay. In the Rio Grande Valley’s Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, birders discovered the country’s first-ever confirmed sighting of a Bat Falcon, a small raptor from Central America …

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