Mardi Gras parades canceled in New Orleans due to COVID | United States

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Colorful Mardi Gras parades in which people aboard elaborate floats throw trinkets among attendees have been canceled in New Orleans because crowds could spread the coronavirus, authorities announced Tuesday. For the 2021 season at least, the pandemic has ended Mardi Gras in New Orleans as it has long been celebrated. City … Read more

Mardi Gras parades canceled in New Orleans due to COVID

Colorful Mardi Gras parades in which people aboard elaborate floats throw trinkets among attendees have been canceled in New Orleans because crowds could spread the coronavirus, authorities announced Tuesday. For the 2021 season at least, the pandemic has ended Mardi Gras in New Orleans as it has long been celebrated. City spokesman Beau Tidwell said … Read more

Black man arrested while jogging in San Antonio

A black man who was jogging was arrested and detained by police on Tuesday in San Antonio, Texas, as officers searched for a domestic violence suspect nearby, witnesses told CNN. • Read also: NBA, MLS, Major League Baseball teams boycott their games • Read also: “Enough”: anti-racist protesters demand equality • Read also: In Kenosha, … Read more

What we know about the post-Covid recovery plan unveiled on Tuesday

Morning television, interview in the written press, press conference at the end of the Council of Ministers with Bruno the Mayor (Economy), Elisabeth Borne (Work) and Barbara Pompili (Ecological transition)… It will be difficult to escape this Tuesday from the presentation by Jean Castex the economic recovery plan promised in July by President Emmanuel Macron. … Read more