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First Lady Jill Biden tested positive for Covid-19 again, her spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday.

"After testing negative on Tuesday, just now, the first lady has tested positive for COVID-19 by antigen testing," Elizabeth Alexander said in a statement. "This represents a 'rebound' positivity."
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Jill Biden, who is double vaccinated and twice boosted, experienced mild flu-like symptoms. She was prescribed Paxlovid and isolated at a private home on Kiawah Island, S.C., where she and President Joe Biden were vacationing.

According to Yahoo! News, Biden traveled to Rehoboth Beach, Del., on Sunday, where she is isolating again.

Alexander said the first lady had no reemergence of symptoms.

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President Biden continues to test negative after twice testing positive for the coronavirus recently.

A UK study of vaccinated people who repeatedly contract Covid infections found that they could continue to be infected up to 8 times or more.

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The mRNA vaccines were designed to prevent transmission of the virus by stimulating their immune systems to build immunity to the virus.

However, the UK study participants were unable to fight off COVID infections even after multiple vaccinations.

In January, CDC director Rochelle Walensky said the vaccines can't prevent transmission of the virus anymore.

Instead, Walensky said the vaccines prevent serious illness or death.

"Our vaccines are working exceptionally well. They continue to work well for Delta with regard to severe illness and death. They prevent it. What they can't do anymore is prevent transmission."

The UK study participants say they are grateful for the vaccines, which they believe will continue to protect them when they are infected with COVID again.

They are wary of isolating each time they are infected with COVID. But they said they have a social responsibility to avoid passing on the virus to others.

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Keisha Lance Bottoms has tested positive for Covid-19 a second time in as many years.

The former Atlanta mayor, who is vaccinated and boosted, first tested positive for COVID in 2020.

After suffering with flu-like symptoms for 10 agonizing days, Bottoms announced she is recovering from COVID in a tweet on Monday.

"After 10 LONG days, I have finally tested negative for COVID. I was asymptotic [sic] in 2020 and have no underlying health conditions. This bout has had me down and out, with fever and sleeping for days on end."

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Bottoms, who now works for the Biden administration, begged her followers to get the same vaccine she got - which didn't prevent her from being infected twice.

"Please get vaccinated and boosted. The threat of this virus is still real," she wrote.

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Meanwhile, Dr. Anthony Fauci announced his intentions to step down as White House chief medical advisor in December. In retirement, he'll collect $350,000 a year.

Fauci previously stated he would retire in 2024. Then his boss, President Joe Biden, contracted COVID twice - after being vaccinated and boosted 4 times.

The sudden announcement led to speculation that Fauci is being shown the door after a series of spectacular missteps that shed doubt on the mRNA vaccination program in the US.

As of 2022, more than 174 million Americans are not vaccinated or boosted.

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CDC director Dr. Rochelle P. Walensky announced a "shake-up" of the CDC after polling showed a majority of Americans lost trust in the public health agency.

Walensky admitted the CDC made some dramatic mistakes during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Walensky said the CDC's reorganizational changes will focus on sharing data more quickly and making public health guidance easier for people to understand.

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President Joe Biden tested positive for Covid-19 again, he announced in a tweet on Saturday.

Biden tested positive for Covid-19 on Saturday, days after he tested negative twice for the virus.

Biden, 79, says he has no symptoms, and he said he has a "rebound" case which he claims occurs "with a small minority of folks."

"I've got no symptoms but I am going to isolate for the safety of everyone around me," the tweet said. "I'm still at work, and will be back on the road soon."

Biden was vaccinated and boosted 4 times prior to testing positive for COVID twice in one month.

According to health experts, people with suppressed immune systems are re-infected in so-called "breakthrough" cases.

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2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has tested positive for Covid-19 with "mild" symptoms.

Clinton, a former secretary of state, announced she tested positive on Twitter and was quarantining "until our household is fully in the clear."

"Well, I've tested positive for COVID," Clinton, 74, tweeted on Tuesday, "I've got some mild cold symptoms but am feeling fine."

She said that her husband, former President Bill Clinton, 75, has tested negative.

Clinton added that she was "grateful" for the mRNA vaccines.

"I'm more grateful than ever for the protection vaccines can provide against serious illness. Please get vaccinated and boosted if you haven't already!"

Last week, Clinton tweeted "Free Brittney" for the release of WNBA star Brittney Griner who is locked up in a Russian jail. Griner, 31, was arrested at a Moscow airport on Feb. 17 and charged with smuggling drugs into the country after a search of her luggage turned up vape cartridges.

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The seven time All-Star and two-time Olympic gold medalist is being held in pre-trial detention until a hearing on May 19.

The United States pressed Russia for consular access to Griner after a prison watchdog representative in Russia said no one from the U.S. consulate had asked to see Griner.

Ekaterina Kalugina, who visited Griner in jail, said on Friday that Griner hasn't seen anyone from the U.S. consul yet.

The U.S. State Department issued a statement saying "We are closely engaged on this case and in frequent contact with Brittney Griner's legal team. We insist the Russian government provide consular access to all U.S. citizen detainees in Russia, including those in pre-trial detention, as Brittney Griner is."

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White House press secretary Jen Psaki has tested positive again for the coronavirus. Psaki, who is fully vaccinated and boosted, said she will miss the Presidents's trip to Europe this week.

Joe Biden tested negative for COVID on Tuesday, and is leaving Wednesday for NATO meetings in Brussels followed by a trip to Poland, according to

Psaki, 43, took the test Tuesday morning. She previously had a breakthrough Covid-19 case in October 2021.

The announcement came moments before she was scheduled to host her daily press briefing at the White House on Tuesday.

"Today, in preparation for travel to Europe, I took a PCR test this morning. That test came back positive, which means I will be adhering to CDC guidance and no longer be traveling on the President's trip to Europe," she tweeted.

Psaki thanked the mRNA vaccines for her mild symptoms.

"Thanks to the vaccine, I have only experienced mild symptoms. In alignment with White House COVID-19 protocols, I will work from home and plan to return to work in person at the conclusion of a five-day isolation period and a negative test," she wrote.

White House staff no longer wear face masks in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines.


Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla (right) said a fourth booster shot is "necessary" due to "waning effectiveness" of the third shot.

Mr. Bourla, a licensed veterinarian, said a 4th dose is needed during an appearance on NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday.

"Right now, the way that we have seen, it is necessary, a fourth booster right now," Bourla said.

"The protection that you are getting from the third, it is good enough, actually quite good for hospitalizations and deaths. It's not that good against infections, but doesn't last very long. But we are just submitting those data to the FDA and then we will see what the experts also will say outside Pfizer."

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By coincidence, triple vaccinated former President Barack Obama announced his breakthrough COVID case on Twitter the same day.

Pfizer is reportedly testing a vaccine that would work against COVID variants that haven't been discovered yet.

Pfizer hopes to submit data to the FDA on a vaccine for children under 5 years old by next month, which could make the shots available for infants and toddlers as early as May.

Pfizer reported revenue of $37 billion from sales of its mRNA vaccines in 2021. The pharma corporation expects revenues of $92 billion in 2022.

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Former President Barack Obama revealed he tested positive for breakthrough Covid-19 and his only symptom is a "scratchy throat."

"I just tested positive for COVID. I've had a scratchy throat for a couple days, but am feeling fine otherwise," he tweeted on Sunday. The 60-year-old Democrat seemed to confirm rumors that he and his wife Michelle Obama are living separately.

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"Michelle and I are grateful to be vaccinated and boosted, and she has tested negative," he wrote. "It's a reminder to get vaccinated if you haven't already, even as cases go down."

Despite being triple vaccinated, Obama said he believes he caught COVID in Washington, DC after traveling there from his native Hawaii.

Former presidents Obama, George Bush and Bill Clinton volunteered to take the experimental mRNA vaccines publicly to calm jittery Democrats in December 2020.

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The news of Obama's breakthrough COVID case spread rapidly on social media, and his post was retweeted over 33,000 times with 27,000 comments.

Some of his followers prayed for his speedy recovery. While others wondered why he announced he has a cold.

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) eased its mask guidance for cities with low rates of COVID cases.

98% of Americans in 94% of counties do not need to wear face masks. Many red states, including Florida and Georgia, dropped their indoor mask mandates last year.

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Queen Elizabeth II held virtual meetings with the ambassadors of Chad and Andorra after recovering from COVID.

The British monarch held meetings via videolink from Windsor Castle more than a week after testing positive for the coronavirus. The Queen, who is triple vaccinated, experienced mild flu-like symptoms.

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She spoke with Chad's ambassador to the United Kingdom, Kedella Younous Hamidi, and the Ambassador of Andorra, Carles Jordana Madero, at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday.

Even though she was on a monitor, the ambassadors still maintained a 6-foot distance from the screen in accordance with Britain's COVID restrictions.

In February, Instagram blogger Jason Lee reported the Queen was dead after he received a tip from a random person on social media.

Despite the Queen's appearance today, American conspiracy theorists still insist Her Majesty has a "body double".

If nothing else, Americans are persistent.

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Blogger Jason Lee has apologized for reporting that England's Queen Elizabeth II was dead.

Lee, who runs Hollywood Unlocked Instagram blog, published an apology after deleting his posts about the Queen.

"Although I've never been wrong when breaking a story, because this involves The Queen, this is one time I would want to be. And based on Wednesday's report from the Palace, I can say my sources got this wrong and I sincerely apologize to The Queen and the Royal Family."

Lee apologized after Buckingham Palace announced the Queen, 95, had spoken with Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson in a weekly phone call on Wednesday, Feb. 23.

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After becoming the laughing stock of Instagram, Lee doubled down, insisting he trusted his source.

However, Lee's "source" turned out to be a fan of the late Mark Lanegan, a member of Queens of Stone Age grunge band, who died on Feb. 22, at age 57. No cause of death was announced.

Lanagan's death was announced on social media, an hour before Lee posted his click-bait post about the British Monarch.

Lee claimed his "trusted source" told him the Queen had died after she failed to show up at a wedding. However, the Queen was not on the guest list and she did not know the bride or groom.

The triple vaccinated Queen tested positive for COVID, and was experiencing mild flu-like symptoms. She canceled virtual meetings while recovering at Windsor Castle.

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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II participated in a weekly phone call with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, according to PEOPLE.

She is at home recovering from mild flu-like symptoms after testing positive for COVID, despite being triple vaccinated.

PEOPLE reported that several fully vaccinated Royal Household members have also tested positive for coronavirus.

The Queen, 95, spoke with Johnson over the phone from Windsor Castle on Wednesday, Feb. 23.

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The Monarch must not have gotten the memo that she passed away.

Jason Lee, who runs the Hollywood Unlocked Instagram blog, reported that someone in Buckingham Palace told him the Queen of England had succumbed to Covid-19.

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After becoming the laughing stock of Instagram, Lee doubled down, insisting that he trusted his Buckingham Palace source - and that he was awaiting an official statement.

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Lee's report barely nudged the trending needle on social media because it was so patently absurd.

How narcissistic of him to think that a royal insider would give an American blogger the biggest news story of the year.

Somehow, your auntie's name got dropped in the mix.

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Wendy Williams created a new Instagram account and uploaded what appeared to be a new video of herself strolling along a beach near her winter home in Miami, Florida.

In the more than 5-minute video, filmed by her only child Kevin Hunter Jr., Wendy wears a black hooded sweatshirt and a New York Yankees baseball cap on a cloudy, windy day.
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She tells Kevin that she walks on the beach every morning and it's windy because "It's still winter."

But eagle-eyed social media users believe the video is at least a year old.

"I believe this is an old video," said one Instagram user, who pointed out that Wendy said her mother is in Florida, and also referred to herself as being 56 years old. However, Wendy announced last year that her mother had died, and the daytime talk show host is currently 57 years old.

"This have to be old because she said its good to have family like her mom dad and others... But I thought her mother had passed," wrote a follower.

"This video is old. She keeps referencing that she is 56 years old but she's actually 57," someone else commented.

But Wendy's publicist told Page Six that she "simply misspoke," and meant her mother is buried in Florida. The rep also insisted the video was taped Wednesday morning.

A source told Page Six the weather in Miami was cloudy and windy Wednesday morning.

Wendy has been out of work since July 2021 when she was sickened by COVID. She was also briefly hospitalized for a mental health evaluation.

Wendy's pal, actress/comedienne Sherri Shepherd was named the permanent guest host of The Wendy Williams Show.

However, Wendy said she is preparing for her big comeback.

"I wanna be all I can be and then get back to New York and get on down with The Wendy Williams Show," she said Wednesday.

Watch the video below.

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A Florida judge has granted a request from Bob Saget's family to block the release of details surrounding his death.

Saget is pictured above with his daughters (L-R): Aubrey Saget, Lara Saget, and Jennie Saget on November 11, 2008.

The actor and stand-up comedian was found unresponsive in bed on January 9 in Orlando, Fl. Doctors theorize that he hit his head on the floor or on a headboard and then went to sleep in his room at the Ritz Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes resort.

The medical examiner speculated that Saget's head injuries were caused by an "unwitnessed fall backwards."

According to autopsy reports, Saget died after suffering closed head fractures to the back of his skull and hairline fractures in the bones above his eye socket.

The medical examiner's report indicates Saget fell and hit his head on a hard flat surface. The impact caused his brain to ricochet off the inside frontal portion of his skull. The fall resulted in bleeding in the membrane covering his brain. The blood congealed to form a hematoma that pressed down and caused increased pressure on his brain resulting in death.

Saget also tested positive for a breakthrough COVID infection, but the M.E. claims the virus was not a factor in his death.

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Police say there is no foul play, according to TMZ, despite reports that Saget's skull fracture was consistent with being "hit with a baseball bat or falling down stairs".

Saget's family filed a lawsuit and requested a restraining order to prevent the M.E. from releasing any more details about Saget's death.

According to, the family sought an injunction against the medical examiner's office and the Orange County Sheriff's Office.

The family's lawsuit sought to block the release of any photographs, video and audio recordings, and "statutorily protected autopsy information" - related to his death.


There is growing concern that Lil Nas X is on his death bed since announcing his positive Covid-19 test in December.

For weeks now his fans have pleaded with the vaccinated country trap star to update his social media after he tweeted then deleted his COVID status.

The "Old Town Road" rapper vanished after tweeting: "COVID really sucks" on December 9. He pulled out of the UK's Capital FM Jingle Ball one week prior.

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His last public sighting was at the iHeartRadio Z100 Jingle Ball 2021 on Dec. 10 in New York.

Not many people noticed LNX was gone, but his diehard fans are holding vigil on his social media accounts.

The news comes as TidalWaves Comics published "Fame: Lil Nas X," the latest edition of its popular "Fame" comic book series.

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The cover features the totally nude 22-year-old Georgia native holding a pink blanket over his nether region.

The anthology comics series give readers a glimpse into how stars such as Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Madonna, David Bowie and Tina Turner became famous.

As the mystery deepens, some Twitter users suggest Nas X heeded their advice to take a break from social media so his fans can miss him.

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Dr. Anthony Fauci says Americans who've received at least three COVID mRNA injections may need a 4th booster shot soon.

"We may need to boost again. That's entirely conceivable," the White House's chief medical adviser, told ABC News.

The COVID Omicron variant, named after the 15th letter of the Greek alphabet, has been detected in most states since December 20. It causes mild flu-like symptoms in adults and very rare cases in children.

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Fauci claimed there may be "a bit more pain suffering with hospitalizations in those areas of the country that have not been fully vaccinated or have not gotten boosters."

"You never want to be over confident when you're dealing with this virus, because it has certainly surprised us in the past," he said, before predicting another variant on the horizon.

"We've gotta be prepared for the worst case scenario. I'm not saying it's gonna happen, but we have to be prepared, which is... another variant that has characteristics that would be problematic, like a hard degree of transmissibility or a hard degree of variants."

Fauci said a fourth booster is within the realm of possibility.

"That's where we would like to be, is to have that where you don't have to get more and more always every six months with a booster, we may need to boost again, that's entirely conceivable..."

Covid-19 is a novel coronavirus that causes flu-like symptoms. People at risk of death include the elderly, immunocompromised, morbidly obese, those with pre-existing conditions, and smokers (cigarettes or marijuana).

Most people are protected from serious illness and death by their robust, God-given immune systems.

Watch Fauci's interview below.

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Candace Owens is skeptical of Stephen A. Smith's claim that the COVID mRNA vaccine saved his life.

Smith was hospitalized with double pneumonia on New Year's Day and he credited the vaccine, saying, "It almost took me out."
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Smith, 54, returned to the set of ESPN's "First Take" on Monday, where he told viewers his doctors said he would have died without the vaccine.

"I didn't know if I was going to make it. They told me, had I not been vaccinated, I wouldn't be here. That's how bad I was. The vaccine, according to [my doctors] saved me," said Smith who is triple vaccinated.

But Owens called his remark "stupidity" and suggested his life was saved by his doctors, not the vaccine.

She tweeted:

"Stephen A. Smith caught Covid, was hospitalized with severe symptoms, and *almost* died. He believes that this is proof that the vaccine he received, worked. Because he only *almost* died. We did it y'all. We've reached peak stupidity as a species."

She added:

"2020: Get vaxxed so you won’t catch or spread it!/2021: You can still catch & spread it but won’t get severely ill or hospitalized/2022: So you caught it and were hospitalized but at least you didn't die!/Next: you can still die but expect minimal suffering. Safe & effective!"