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The ‘Nyquil chicken’ social media challenge isn’t just gross – it’s dangerous

Social Media

No, gas prices don’t always go down before elections

Gas Prices

Yes, the IRS is forgiving some late-filing fees because of the pandemic

Taxes

Fast Facts about how student debt relief will be applied for borrowers with multiple loans

Student Loans

Yes, ‘rainbow’ fentanyl is circulating in the United States

Health

Yes, you can get the omicron COVID-19 booster and the flu shot at the same time

Vaccines

Yes, a Colorado law prohibits Mike Tyson from selling his ear-shaped edibles in the state

Social Media

No, there isn’t a limit to how many times the Federal Reserve can adjust interest rates

Economy

Yes, the tax deadline for people who filed extensions is coming in October

Taxes

Yes, the gay and trans ‘panic’ defense is still legal in a majority of states

Courts

Yes, Florida allocated $12 million to transport migrants out of the state

Immigration

No, the National Institutes of Health didn’t approve ivermectin as a COVID-19 treatment

Coronavirus

Yes, at least 94% of teachers report paying for school supplies out of pocket

Education

Yes, updated omicron boosters were tested on mice, not humans, before authorization

Vaccines

No, Trump didn’t say he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II on Truth Social

National

Bill proposes extra $2,400 per year in Social Security benefits, but it hasn’t passed

Social Security