Ahiza García-Hodges and Stephanie Ruhle7m ago / 8:19 PM UTCThe Staples Center court during a game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors in 2012.Stephen Dunn / Getty Images fileThe Los Angeles Lakers qualified for and received approximately $4.6 million from the government’s Paycheck Protection Program, which was established to provide relief to small businesses suffering during the coronavirus pandemic. The Lakers eventually returned the money.The team, one of the most profitable franchises in the NBA, was able to secure a Small Business Administration loans during the first round of distributions. The $349 billion dedicated to the program was quickly depleted as companies of all sizes rushed to get loans.“The Lakers qualified for a loan under the Payroll Protection Program but the team promptly decided to repay the funds,” NBA spokesman Mike Bass said in a text message.Read the full story here.Photo: Thanking Britain’s NHSA cyclist passes a display coordinated by artist and local resident Peter Liversidge to support the National Health Service in east London on Monday.Matt Dunham / APTom Winter3h ago / 5:26 PM UTCAlmost 1 in 4 New York City residents who took test for COVID-19 antibodies tested positiveGov. Andrew Cuomo announced that 14.9 percent


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