New COVID-19 vaccination super site to open at UCSD in La Jolla

Appointments are available on the UC San Diego campus for those that wish to get vaccinated.

SAN DIEGO — UC San Diego Health will open a new COVID-19 site on Monday, February 8, at its on-campus Recreation, Intramural and Athletic Complex (RIMAC) in La Jolla on Hopkins Drive.

The La Jolla site will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily, although it will open just after noon for

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Two waterparks in Manhattan scheduled to be open this summer

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – Two of Manhattan’s waterparks are scheduled to be open this summer.

City Park and Northview waterparks, along with the splash park in City Park, are scheduled to be open by May 22.

In early 2020, the City of Manhattan made budget cuts to programs and implemented a hiring freeze due to the pandemic. The hiring freeze was lifted in November when Federal funding was received, but

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The history-making women and other highlights

Fan cardboard cut-outs are seen in the seats before Super Bowl LV between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Kansas City Chiefs at Raymond James Stadium on February 07, 2021
While the stadium looked filled, it was due to 30,000 cardboard cut-outs

This year’s Super Bowl was like no other, for obvious reasons.

Tom Brady steered the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a comfortable 31-9 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs, but many of the night’s talking points were off the pitch.

Canadian R&B star The Weeknd was largely forced to perform his half-time show from the stands due to coronavirus

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14 L.A. Valentine’s Day ideas to consider amid COVID-19

Times art directors Martina Ibáñez-Baldor and Micah Fluellen contributed to this story.

Time in a pandemic moves like college: slow and stressful in the moment, but gone in a flash. If you looked up (like us) and Valentine’s Day was closing in fast, no worries — we rounded up COVID-safe date ideas in and around Los Angeles for you. That means at home, outdoors or — for our long-distance lovers

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How Tampa Bay and the NFL pulled off Super Bowl LV amid a pandemic

TAMPA, Fla. — On the opening day of his 10th Super Bowl media day — the most of any NFL player ever — Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady took his seat under the bright lights, looked up to see 33 hands raised and said, “I’ve gotta get a picture of this.”

But there was no reporter dressed as a bride proposing to him (that was Glendale, Arizona in Super

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Broken bones, bloodied inmates: The inside story of a night of violence at N.J.’s women’s prison

The officers wore riot gear and carried shields and canisters of pepper spray, according to inmates and prosecutors. They moved from cell to cell in formations of five down the long hallway of a special housing unit at New Jersey’s only women’s prison.

They were there for a series of “cell extractions,” what normally are routine removals of unruly inmates as officers search for contraband.

Prisoners called it a planned

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Where to get Tampa Bay Buccaneers Super Bowl 2021 champions shirts, hats and other gear

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are on their way to being NFL champions after taking care of business against the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LV at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, on Sunday.

Fans who want to celebrate the title with Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2021 Super Bowl champion shirts, hats, face masks and other memorabilia can get them at Fanatics.

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Wearing N95 masks and plastic face shields,

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Campus Recreation reopens facilities to help students stay active

To kick off the spring semester, Campus Recreation has reopened many of its facilities for UNC students and staff. These facilities include a variety of indoor, outdoor and virtual options for students to participate in.

Bill Goa, director of Campus Recreation, said the goal is to offer every student an opportunity to safely stay active during the pandemic.

“We have put into place measures to keep our participants and staff

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This Weekend: Celebrate Global Black Excellence – OZY

Saturday, February 06, 2021

1. Classic Cicely

Following Cicely Tyson’s death last week, fans are paying homage by revisiting her most timeless performances. From 1974’s The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman to Roots, Tyson’s roles provided the kind of representation Black women are still fighting for — and the actress displayed a range that most actors can’t approach. Who else can go from playing a teacher who keeps an

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Super Bowl in Tampa creates ‘craziness’ outside, inside

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Fans social distance as they watch a stage show before the NFL Super Bowl 55 football game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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Wearing N95 masks and plastic face shields, John Goodman, his wife Alison McMillian and their two teenage sons navigated the crowded streets outside Raymond James Stadium and settled into

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