"Their initial threat was seeking ransom or that they would announce that they had hacked our servers," said Mr. Bynum, a Republican serving his second term as the mayor of Tulsa.
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Mayor G.T. Bynum said more than 450 people were hospitalized in Tulsa in January with COVID-19, but that number has plummeted to 40 people earlier this week as more people, particularly vulnerable populations, have been vaccinated.
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