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LA County Counts Nearly 1,400 New COVID-19 Cases

LA County Counts Nearly 1,400 New COVID-19 Cases

Los Angeles County officials reported another 1,379 cases of COVID-19 and 25 additional deaths Sunday, bringing the county’s totals to 54,996 cases and 2,362 f [...]

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State Assemblyman Todd Gloria and San Diego City Councilwoman Barbara Bry are he [...]

State Assemblyman Todd Gloria and San Diego City Councilwoman Barbara Bry are headed for the November runoff to decide who will replace Kevin Faulconer in the [...]

Read full article: State Assemblyman Todd Gloria and San Di...→
1,094 New Coronavirus Cases And 48 Deaths Confirmed In LA County

1,094 New Coronavirus Cases And 48 Deaths Confirmed In LA County

Los Angeles County Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer confirmed 1,094 new cases in the past 24 hours and 48 deaths.

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White woman fired from job after calling cops over black man in NY Central Park - amNewYork

BY BARBARA GOLDBERG Denouncing "racism of any kind," a global investment firm has fired a white woman after a viral video showed her calling police to say

Read full article: White woman fired from job after calling...→
US Warns Los Angeles Stay-at-Home Extension Could Be Illegal

US Warns Los Angeles Stay-at-Home Extension Could Be Illegal

The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday warned the mayor of Los Angeles and the county's top health officer that an extension of the coronavirus stay-at-home [...]

Read full article: US Warns Los Angeles Stay-at-Home Extens...→
Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again in LA County As More Businesses Open

Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again in LA County As More Businesses Open

Another four dozen coronavirus deaths were reported in Los Angeles County Thursday as more businesses were permitted to reopen with restricted operations, but [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again in LA Coun...→

Recommendation To Extend Stay-At-Home Order By Three Months Causes Confusion - LA Weekly

In an effort to continue to slow the spread of COVID-19, Los Angeles County health officials announced in Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting that they are [...]

Read full article: Recommendation To Extend Stay-At-Home Or...→
Mark Cuban's wife won't let him run for president, 'Shark Tank' co-star Barbara Corcoran says

Mark Cuban's wife won't let him run for president, 'Shark Tank' co-star Barbara Corcoran says

While Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says he “hasn’t closed the door” on a potential presidential bid, his fellow “Shark Tank” star Barbara Corcoran says his wife [...]

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Convicted Former Chicago Public Schools Chief Leaves Prison

Convicted Former Chicago Public Schools Chief Leaves Prison

Former Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett has left a federal prison where she was serving a sentence after pleading guilty in a multi-million doll [...]

Read full article: Convicted Former Chicago Public Schools ...→
With Mother’s Day Coming, LA Florist Ignore Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

With Mother’s Day Coming, LA Florist Ignore Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

Just days before Mother’s Day weekend, Los Angeles’ flower shops were given the green light to reopen Friday for curbside-only business, but the NBC4 I-Team ha [...]

Read full article: With Mother’s Day Coming, LA Florist Ign...→
Barbara Byrd-Bennett leaves prison

Barbara Byrd-Bennett leaves prison

A federal judge sentenced Byrd-Bennett in 2017 to 4 ½ years in prison for steering $23 million in no-bid contracts to consultants who’d previously employed her [...]

Read full article: Barbara Byrd-Bennett leaves prison...→

Buffett’s Firm Plans Online Event After Reporting $50B Loss

Financier David Rubenstein donates generously to the upkeep of many of the monuments in the nation’s capital, and now he’s getting national attention with a ne [...]

Read full article: Buffett’s Firm Plans Online Event After ...→

Alone but together under lockdown, New York Girl Scouts embark on bird count project - amNewYork

BY BARBARA GOLDBERG When the COVID-19 crisis hit, a Girl Scout troop in central New York thought it might have to scrap its group bird-counting trip

Read full article: Alone but together under lockdown, New Y...→
Convicted Murderer Will Be Released A Year Early Due To Coronavirus

Convicted Murderer Will Be Released A Year Early Due To Coronavirus

Barbara Goucher pleaded guilty to second degree murder in 1999 after stabbing Gloucester resident, Florence “Bunny” Munroe to death.

Read full article: Convicted Murderer Will Be Released A Ye...→
Some traveling nurses helping in New York face uncertain future

Some traveling nurses helping in New York face uncertain future

Gabe Gutierrez and Adam Reiss... Barbara Edwards had never been to New York City when she decided to drop everything and leave her two children behind in Flori [...]

Read full article: Some traveling nurses helping in New Yor...→
Residents, business owners guarded homes and storefronts

Residents, business owners guarded homes and storefronts

Armed with a small camp heater and boxes of pretzel bites, donuts and tea donated by a local gas station, longtime West Seventh Street resident Barbara Jungbau [...]

Read full article: Residents, business owners guarded homes...→
LA County Sees Highest Daily Number of COVID-19 Infections

LA County Sees Highest Daily Number of COVID-19 Infections

Another 50-plus deaths due to the coronavirus were confirmed in Los Angeles County Wednesday, but health officials continued to express confidence in the count [...]

Read full article: LA County Sees Highest Daily Number of C...→

Ashley HomeStore Facing Heat Over Customer Service Struggles; Damaged Or Incomplete Orders And Slow Refunds

“It’s extremely frustrating, because I’m working, I’ve got my kids at home, and then to have  to spend many many hours just trying to get a resolution,” Barbar [...]

Read full article: Ashley HomeStore Facing Heat Over Custom...→
Body of 71-year-old Brooklyn woman found on side of road in Westchester: police

Body of 71-year-old Brooklyn woman found on side of road in Westchester: police

New York State Police are investigating after they say a body of Brooklyn woman Barbara Berkowitz, 71, was found on the side of a road in Cortlandt, a town in [...]

Read full article: Body of 71-year-old Brooklyn woman found...→
3-Month Extension of L.A County Stay-Home Order Looks Likely, Health Director Says

3-Month Extension of L.A County Stay-Home Order Looks Likely, Health Director Says

Los Angeles County's stay-at-home orders will "with all certainty" be extended to cover the next three months, county Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer sai [...]

Read full article: 3-Month Extension of L.A County Stay-Hom...→

History Channel Working on Doc Series With Bill Clinton

President Donald Trump announced the appointments Thursday of Justices Barbara Lagoa and Robert Luck to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Read full article: History Channel Working on Doc Series Wi...→

A Catholic college preparatory school for girls which counts among its alumni Ho [...]

A Catholic college preparatory school for girls which counts among its alumni House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski has announced th [...]

Read full article: A Catholic college preparatory school fo...→
Some ‘Non-Essential’ LA County Businesses Openings Friday

Some ‘Non-Essential’ LA County Businesses Openings Friday

Although coronavirus cases and deaths continued to mount Wednesday, Los Angeles County officials confirmed that some “non-essential” retail businesses will be [...]

Read full article: Some ‘Non-Essential’ LA County Businesse...→

Hazard pay proposed for Jackson Health System workers

Jackson Health System employees working near confirmed or suspected Covid-19 cases may get a pay boost for risking their wellbeing if a county resolution passe [...]

Read full article: Hazard pay proposed for Jackson Health S...→
Coronavirus Deaths Up Again in L.A. County; Isolation Rules Amended

Coronavirus Deaths Up Again in L.A. County; Isolation Rules Amended

On a day that saw statewide protests calling for the lifting of stay-at-home restrictions, dozens more COVID-19 deaths were reported in Los Angeles County toda [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Deaths Up Again in L.A. Coun...→

Miami-Dade may soon buy more equitably from small business

Miami-Dade may emerge from the pandemic ready to buy more equitably from small businesses in terms of race, gender and ethnicity. That’s the aim of a measure f [...]

Read full article: Miami-Dade may soon buy more equitably f...→
Consequence of COVID19: Layoffs and Loss of Insurance

Consequence of COVID19: Layoffs and Loss of Insurance

Barrington resident and Oak Brook business owner Barbara Bradford, owner of A. Marek Fine Jewelry, hosted the Glitz & Glamour fashion show for A Silver Lining [...]

Read full article: Consequence of COVID19: Layoffs and Loss...→
More Than 50 New Coronavirus Deaths Reported in LA County

More Than 50 New Coronavirus Deaths Reported in LA County

More than 50 new deaths from COVID-19 were reported in Los Angeles County Friday, and with 43% of the county’s fatalities occurring in skilled nursing homes, n [...]

Read full article: More Than 50 New Coronavirus Deaths Repo...→
LA County COVID-19 Deaths Pass 700, Cases Top 16,000

LA County COVID-19 Deaths Pass 700, Cases Top 16,000

More than 60 additional fatalities due to COVID-19 were reported Wednesday in Los Angeles County, pushing the total over 700, and the county’s public health di [...]

Read full article: LA County COVID-19 Deaths Pass 700, Case...→
Rep. Barbara Lee Calls for Protests to Continue -- 'Despicable' Trump Doesn't Care About Black Lives

Rep. Barbara Lee Calls for Protests to Continue -- 'Despicable' Trump Doesn't Care About Black Lives

Friday on MSNBC, during the coverage of nation-wide protesting over George Floyd's death, Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) urged protesters to continue the "street heat [...]

Read full article: Rep. Barbara Lee Calls for Protests to C...→
Oceanside Nurses to Protest Alleged Mismanagement Outside Tri-City Medical Center

Oceanside Nurses to Protest Alleged Mismanagement Outside Tri-City Medical Center

Nurses at Tri-City Medical Center will voice their concerns about what they are calling unsafe conditions and mismanagement during a protest on Friday outside [...]

Read full article: Oceanside Nurses to Protest Alleged Mism...→
Woman missing from Oak Park is located

Woman missing from Oak Park is located

Barbara Harmon, a 70-year-old woman reported missing Tuesday from suburban Oak Park, has been located, according to police.... Oak Park police canceled a missi [...]

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Woman, 70, missing from Oak Park

Woman, 70, missing from Oak Park

Barbara Harmon was last seen Tuesday morning in the 200 block of North Grove Avenue.

Read full article: Woman, 70, missing from Oak Park...→
Double Lung Transplant Gives Suburban Woman New Chance at Life

Double Lung Transplant Gives Suburban Woman New Chance at Life

Even with the coronavirus pandemic underway, the organ transplant team at Northwestern Medicine is still performing life-saving surgeries, including a double l [...]

Read full article: Double Lung Transplant Gives Suburban Wo...→
Hackers demand $21M from LA attorney with A-List talent

Hackers demand $21M from LA attorney with A-List talent

Hackers have attacked the Web site of top showbiz attorney Allen Grubman, demanding $21 million while threatening to reveal personal details of his clients inc [...]

Read full article: Hackers demand $21M from LA attorney wit...→
LA Could be Under ‘Stay Home’ Order Through August, Top Health Official Says

LA Could be Under ‘Stay Home’ Order Through August, Top Health Official Says

Some form of stay-at-home restrictions will likely remain in place in Los Angeles County through August barring a “dramatic change in this virus or in the tool [...]

Read full article: LA Could be Under ‘Stay Home’ Order Thro...→

A federal judge is slated to sentence Friday a former Chicago Public Schools CEO [...]

A federal judge is slated to sentence Friday a former Chicago Public Schools CEO who pleaded guilty to a scheme to steer more than $20 million worth of no-bid [...]

Read full article: A federal judge is slated to sentence Fr...→
Baltimore’s Oldest Girls Catholic School Announces Closing

Baltimore’s Oldest Girls Catholic School Announces Closing

A Catholic college preparatory school for girls which counts among its alumni House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski has announced th [...]

Read full article: Baltimore’s Oldest Girls Catholic School...→
Former CPS Chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett Transferred Out Of Federal Prison

Former CPS Chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett Transferred Out Of Federal Prison

Byrd-Bennett, 70, began serving a 4.5-year prison sentence at the minimum security Alderson Federal Prison Camp in August 2017.

Read full article: Former CPS Chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett Tr...→
Ventura County Fair Latest to Be Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Ventura County Fair Latest to Be Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 Ventura County Fair was canceled Monday because of coronavirus concerns in a unanimous vote by the event’s board of directors. “Every year thousands o [...]

Read full article: Ventura County Fair Latest to Be Cancele...→

Barbara Bry Calls for Technology-Backed 'New San Diego' Government Model - Times of San Diego

City Councilwoman and mayoral candidate Barbara Bry called for a "new San Diego" in the wake of hefty municipal budget cuts due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Barbara Bry Calls for Technology-Backed ...→
The Latest: LA County reaches 1,000 COVID-19-related deaths

The Latest: LA County reaches 1,000 COVID-19-related deaths

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County has reported 59 new COVID-19-related deaths, raising the total to 1,000.... “LA County has hit the tragic milestone of 1,000 p [...]

Read full article: The Latest: LA County reaches 1,000 COVI...→
LA County to Reveal Restaurants with COVID-19 Outbreaks

LA County to Reveal Restaurants with COVID-19 Outbreaks

The LA County Department of Public Health announced Friday that it will soon release the names of restaurants where five or more employees have tested positive [...]

Read full article: LA County to Reveal Restaurants with COV...→
Will our leaders really look at science to figure out when lockdowns end?

Will our leaders really look at science to figure out when lockdowns end?

When she announced the startling results of a new COVID-19 study on Monday, Los Angeles County’s top public-health official, Barbara Ferrer, emphasized that th [...]

Read full article: Will our leaders really look at science ...→
Hard-hit LA County nursing homes will test asymptomatic residents for COVID-19

Hard-hit LA County nursing homes will test asymptomatic residents for COVID-19

Health officials in Los Angeles are changing course in a bid to slow the spread of coronavirus at long-term care facilities that account for roughly a third of [...]

Read full article: Hard-hit LA County nursing homes will te...→
LA County Counts Nearly 1,400 New COVID-19 Cases

LA County Counts Nearly 1,400 New COVID-19 Cases

Los Angeles County officials reported another 1,379 cases of COVID-19 and 25 additional deaths Sunday, bringing the county’s totals to 54,996 cases and 2,362 f [...]

Read full article: LA County Counts Nearly 1,400 New COVID-...→
Rep. Barbara Lee Calls for Protests to Continue -- 'Despicable' Trump Doesn't Care About Black Lives

Rep. Barbara Lee Calls for Protests to Continue -- 'Despicable' Trump Doesn't Care About Black Lives

Friday on MSNBC, during the coverage of nation-wide protesting over George Floyd's death, Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) urged protesters to continue the "street heat [...]

Read full article: Rep. Barbara Lee Calls for Protests to C...→
1,094 New Coronavirus Cases And 48 Deaths Confirmed In LA County

1,094 New Coronavirus Cases And 48 Deaths Confirmed In LA County

Los Angeles County Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer confirmed 1,094 new cases in the past 24 hours and 48 deaths.

Read full article: 1,094 New Coronavirus Cases And 48 Death...→
Woman missing from Oak Park is located

Woman missing from Oak Park is located

Barbara Harmon, a 70-year-old woman reported missing Tuesday from suburban Oak Park, has been located, according to police.... Oak Park police canceled a missi [...]

Read full article: Woman missing from Oak Park is located...→
US Warns Los Angeles Stay-at-Home Extension Could Be Illegal

US Warns Los Angeles Stay-at-Home Extension Could Be Illegal

The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday warned the mayor of Los Angeles and the county's top health officer that an extension of the coronavirus stay-at-home [...]

Read full article: US Warns Los Angeles Stay-at-Home Extens...→
Double Lung Transplant Gives Suburban Woman New Chance at Life

Double Lung Transplant Gives Suburban Woman New Chance at Life

Even with the coronavirus pandemic underway, the organ transplant team at Northwestern Medicine is still performing life-saving surgeries, including a double l [...]

Read full article: Double Lung Transplant Gives Suburban Wo...→
Body of 71-year-old Brooklyn woman found on side of road in Westchester: police

Body of 71-year-old Brooklyn woman found on side of road in Westchester: police

New York State Police are investigating after they say a body of Brooklyn woman Barbara Berkowitz, 71, was found on the side of a road in Cortlandt, a town in [...]

Read full article: Body of 71-year-old Brooklyn woman found...→

Recommendation To Extend Stay-At-Home Order By Three Months Causes Confusion - LA Weekly

In an effort to continue to slow the spread of COVID-19, Los Angeles County health officials announced in Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting that they are [...]

Read full article: Recommendation To Extend Stay-At-Home Or...→
LA Could be Under ‘Stay Home’ Order Through August, Top Health Official Says

LA Could be Under ‘Stay Home’ Order Through August, Top Health Official Says

Some form of stay-at-home restrictions will likely remain in place in Los Angeles County through August barring a “dramatic change in this virus or in the tool [...]

Read full article: LA Could be Under ‘Stay Home’ Order Thro...→

History Channel Working on Doc Series With Bill Clinton

President Donald Trump announced the appointments Thursday of Justices Barbara Lagoa and Robert Luck to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Read full article: History Channel Working on Doc Series Wi...→
Convicted Former Chicago Public Schools Chief Leaves Prison

Convicted Former Chicago Public Schools Chief Leaves Prison

Former Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett has left a federal prison where she was serving a sentence after pleading guilty in a multi-million doll [...]

Read full article: Convicted Former Chicago Public Schools ...→
Baltimore’s Oldest Girls Catholic School Announces Closing

Baltimore’s Oldest Girls Catholic School Announces Closing

A Catholic college preparatory school for girls which counts among its alumni House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski has announced th [...]

Read full article: Baltimore’s Oldest Girls Catholic School...→
Some ‘Non-Essential’ LA County Businesses Openings Friday

Some ‘Non-Essential’ LA County Businesses Openings Friday

Although coronavirus cases and deaths continued to mount Wednesday, Los Angeles County officials confirmed that some “non-essential” retail businesses will be [...]

Read full article: Some ‘Non-Essential’ LA County Businesse...→
Barbara Byrd-Bennett leaves prison

Barbara Byrd-Bennett leaves prison

A federal judge sentenced Byrd-Bennett in 2017 to 4 ½ years in prison for steering $23 million in no-bid contracts to consultants who’d previously employed her [...]

Read full article: Barbara Byrd-Bennett leaves prison...→
Ventura County Fair Latest to Be Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Ventura County Fair Latest to Be Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 Ventura County Fair was canceled Monday because of coronavirus concerns in a unanimous vote by the event’s board of directors. “Every year thousands o [...]

Read full article: Ventura County Fair Latest to Be Cancele...→
Coronavirus Deaths Up Again in L.A. County; Isolation Rules Amended

Coronavirus Deaths Up Again in L.A. County; Isolation Rules Amended

On a day that saw statewide protests calling for the lifting of stay-at-home restrictions, dozens more COVID-19 deaths were reported in Los Angeles County toda [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Deaths Up Again in L.A. Coun...→

Alone but together under lockdown, New York Girl Scouts embark on bird count project - amNewYork

BY BARBARA GOLDBERG When the COVID-19 crisis hit, a Girl Scout troop in central New York thought it might have to scrap its group bird-counting trip

Read full article: Alone but together under lockdown, New Y...→
The Latest: LA County reaches 1,000 COVID-19-related deaths

The Latest: LA County reaches 1,000 COVID-19-related deaths

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County has reported 59 new COVID-19-related deaths, raising the total to 1,000.... “LA County has hit the tragic milestone of 1,000 p [...]

Read full article: The Latest: LA County reaches 1,000 COVI...→
Consequence of COVID19: Layoffs and Loss of Insurance

Consequence of COVID19: Layoffs and Loss of Insurance

Barrington resident and Oak Brook business owner Barbara Bradford, owner of A. Marek Fine Jewelry, hosted the Glitz & Glamour fashion show for A Silver Lining [...]

Read full article: Consequence of COVID19: Layoffs and Loss...→
Some traveling nurses helping in New York face uncertain future

Some traveling nurses helping in New York face uncertain future

Gabe Gutierrez and Adam Reiss... Barbara Edwards had never been to New York City when she decided to drop everything and leave her two children behind in Flori [...]

Read full article: Some traveling nurses helping in New Yor...→
Will our leaders really look at science to figure out when lockdowns end?

Will our leaders really look at science to figure out when lockdowns end?

When she announced the startling results of a new COVID-19 study on Monday, Los Angeles County’s top public-health official, Barbara Ferrer, emphasized that th [...]

Read full article: Will our leaders really look at science ...→
LA County COVID-19 Deaths Pass 700, Cases Top 16,000

LA County COVID-19 Deaths Pass 700, Cases Top 16,000

More than 60 additional fatalities due to COVID-19 were reported Wednesday in Los Angeles County, pushing the total over 700, and the county’s public health di [...]

Read full article: LA County COVID-19 Deaths Pass 700, Case...→
Residents, business owners guarded homes and storefronts

Residents, business owners guarded homes and storefronts

Armed with a small camp heater and boxes of pretzel bites, donuts and tea donated by a local gas station, longtime West Seventh Street resident Barbara Jungbau [...]

Read full article: Residents, business owners guarded homes...→

State Assemblyman Todd Gloria and San Diego City Councilwoman Barbara Bry are he [...]

State Assemblyman Todd Gloria and San Diego City Councilwoman Barbara Bry are headed for the November runoff to decide who will replace Kevin Faulconer in the [...]

Read full article: State Assemblyman Todd Gloria and San Di...→
Oceanside Nurses to Protest Alleged Mismanagement Outside Tri-City Medical Center

Oceanside Nurses to Protest Alleged Mismanagement Outside Tri-City Medical Center

Nurses at Tri-City Medical Center will voice their concerns about what they are calling unsafe conditions and mismanagement during a protest on Friday outside [...]

Read full article: Oceanside Nurses to Protest Alleged Mism...→
LA County Sees Highest Daily Number of COVID-19 Infections

LA County Sees Highest Daily Number of COVID-19 Infections

Another 50-plus deaths due to the coronavirus were confirmed in Los Angeles County Wednesday, but health officials continued to express confidence in the count [...]

Read full article: LA County Sees Highest Daily Number of C...→

White woman fired from job after calling cops over black man in NY Central Park - amNewYork

BY BARBARA GOLDBERG Denouncing "racism of any kind," a global investment firm has fired a white woman after a viral video showed her calling police to say

Read full article: White woman fired from job after calling...→
Woman, 70, missing from Oak Park

Woman, 70, missing from Oak Park

Barbara Harmon was last seen Tuesday morning in the 200 block of North Grove Avenue.

Read full article: Woman, 70, missing from Oak Park...→

Ashley HomeStore Facing Heat Over Customer Service Struggles; Damaged Or Incomplete Orders And Slow Refunds

“It’s extremely frustrating, because I’m working, I’ve got my kids at home, and then to have  to spend many many hours just trying to get a resolution,” Barbar [...]

Read full article: Ashley HomeStore Facing Heat Over Custom...→
Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again in LA County As More Businesses Open

Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again in LA County As More Businesses Open

Another four dozen coronavirus deaths were reported in Los Angeles County Thursday as more businesses were permitted to reopen with restricted operations, but [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again in LA Coun...→
Hackers demand $21M from LA attorney with A-List talent

Hackers demand $21M from LA attorney with A-List talent

Hackers have attacked the Web site of top showbiz attorney Allen Grubman, demanding $21 million while threatening to reveal personal details of his clients inc [...]

Read full article: Hackers demand $21M from LA attorney wit...→
3-Month Extension of L.A County Stay-Home Order Looks Likely, Health Director Says

3-Month Extension of L.A County Stay-Home Order Looks Likely, Health Director Says

Los Angeles County's stay-at-home orders will "with all certainty" be extended to cover the next three months, county Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer sai [...]

Read full article: 3-Month Extension of L.A County Stay-Hom...→
Mark Cuban's wife won't let him run for president, 'Shark Tank' co-star Barbara Corcoran says

Mark Cuban's wife won't let him run for president, 'Shark Tank' co-star Barbara Corcoran says

While Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says he “hasn’t closed the door” on a potential presidential bid, his fellow “Shark Tank” star Barbara Corcoran says his wife [...]

Read full article: Mark Cuban's wife won't let him run for ...→

A federal judge is slated to sentence Friday a former Chicago Public Schools CEO [...]

A federal judge is slated to sentence Friday a former Chicago Public Schools CEO who pleaded guilty to a scheme to steer more than $20 million worth of no-bid [...]

Read full article: A federal judge is slated to sentence Fr...→

A Catholic college preparatory school for girls which counts among its alumni Ho [...]

A Catholic college preparatory school for girls which counts among its alumni House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski has announced th [...]

Read full article: A Catholic college preparatory school fo...→
With Mother’s Day Coming, LA Florist Ignore Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

With Mother’s Day Coming, LA Florist Ignore Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

Just days before Mother’s Day weekend, Los Angeles’ flower shops were given the green light to reopen Friday for curbside-only business, but the NBC4 I-Team ha [...]

Read full article: With Mother’s Day Coming, LA Florist Ign...→
Former CPS Chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett Transferred Out Of Federal Prison

Former CPS Chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett Transferred Out Of Federal Prison

Byrd-Bennett, 70, began serving a 4.5-year prison sentence at the minimum security Alderson Federal Prison Camp in August 2017.

Read full article: Former CPS Chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett Tr...→

Hazard pay proposed for Jackson Health System workers

Jackson Health System employees working near confirmed or suspected Covid-19 cases may get a pay boost for risking their wellbeing if a county resolution passe [...]

Read full article: Hazard pay proposed for Jackson Health S...→

Buffett’s Firm Plans Online Event After Reporting $50B Loss

Financier David Rubenstein donates generously to the upkeep of many of the monuments in the nation’s capital, and now he’s getting national attention with a ne [...]

Read full article: Buffett’s Firm Plans Online Event After ...→

Barbara Bry Calls for Technology-Backed 'New San Diego' Government Model - Times of San Diego

City Councilwoman and mayoral candidate Barbara Bry called for a "new San Diego" in the wake of hefty municipal budget cuts due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Barbara Bry Calls for Technology-Backed ...→

Miami-Dade may soon buy more equitably from small business

Miami-Dade may emerge from the pandemic ready to buy more equitably from small businesses in terms of race, gender and ethnicity. That’s the aim of a measure f [...]

Read full article: Miami-Dade may soon buy more equitably f...→
Convicted Murderer Will Be Released A Year Early Due To Coronavirus

Convicted Murderer Will Be Released A Year Early Due To Coronavirus

Barbara Goucher pleaded guilty to second degree murder in 1999 after stabbing Gloucester resident, Florence “Bunny” Munroe to death.

Read full article: Convicted Murderer Will Be Released A Ye...→
LA County to Reveal Restaurants with COVID-19 Outbreaks

LA County to Reveal Restaurants with COVID-19 Outbreaks

The LA County Department of Public Health announced Friday that it will soon release the names of restaurants where five or more employees have tested positive [...]

Read full article: LA County to Reveal Restaurants with COV...→
More Than 50 New Coronavirus Deaths Reported in LA County

More Than 50 New Coronavirus Deaths Reported in LA County

More than 50 new deaths from COVID-19 were reported in Los Angeles County Friday, and with 43% of the county’s fatalities occurring in skilled nursing homes, n [...]

Read full article: More Than 50 New Coronavirus Deaths Repo...→
Hard-hit LA County nursing homes will test asymptomatic residents for COVID-19

Hard-hit LA County nursing homes will test asymptomatic residents for COVID-19

Health officials in Los Angeles are changing course in a bid to slow the spread of coronavirus at long-term care facilities that account for roughly a third of [...]

Read full article: Hard-hit LA County nursing homes will te...→
LA County Counts Nearly 1,400 New COVID-19 Cases

LA County Counts Nearly 1,400 New COVID-19 Cases

Los Angeles County officials reported another 1,379 cases of COVID-19 and 25 additional deaths Sunday, bringing the county’s totals to 54,996 cases and 2,362 f [...]

Read full article: LA County Counts Nearly 1,400 New COVID-...→
Residents, business owners guarded homes and storefronts

Residents, business owners guarded homes and storefronts

Armed with a small camp heater and boxes of pretzel bites, donuts and tea donated by a local gas station, longtime West Seventh Street resident Barbara Jungbau [...]

Read full article: Residents, business owners guarded homes...→
Rep. Barbara Lee Calls for Protests to Continue -- 'Despicable' Trump Doesn't Care About Black Lives

Rep. Barbara Lee Calls for Protests to Continue -- 'Despicable' Trump Doesn't Care About Black Lives

Friday on MSNBC, during the coverage of nation-wide protesting over George Floyd's death, Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) urged protesters to continue the "street heat [...]

Read full article: Rep. Barbara Lee Calls for Protests to C...→

State Assemblyman Todd Gloria and San Diego City Councilwoman Barbara Bry are he [...]

State Assemblyman Todd Gloria and San Diego City Councilwoman Barbara Bry are headed for the November runoff to decide who will replace Kevin Faulconer in the [...]

Read full article: State Assemblyman Todd Gloria and San Di...→
Oceanside Nurses to Protest Alleged Mismanagement Outside Tri-City Medical Center

Oceanside Nurses to Protest Alleged Mismanagement Outside Tri-City Medical Center

Nurses at Tri-City Medical Center will voice their concerns about what they are calling unsafe conditions and mismanagement during a protest on Friday outside [...]

Read full article: Oceanside Nurses to Protest Alleged Mism...→
1,094 New Coronavirus Cases And 48 Deaths Confirmed In LA County

1,094 New Coronavirus Cases And 48 Deaths Confirmed In LA County

Los Angeles County Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer confirmed 1,094 new cases in the past 24 hours and 48 deaths.

Read full article: 1,094 New Coronavirus Cases And 48 Death...→
LA County Sees Highest Daily Number of COVID-19 Infections

LA County Sees Highest Daily Number of COVID-19 Infections

Another 50-plus deaths due to the coronavirus were confirmed in Los Angeles County Wednesday, but health officials continued to express confidence in the count [...]

Read full article: LA County Sees Highest Daily Number of C...→
Woman missing from Oak Park is located

Woman missing from Oak Park is located

Barbara Harmon, a 70-year-old woman reported missing Tuesday from suburban Oak Park, has been located, according to police.... Oak Park police canceled a missi [...]

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White woman fired from job after calling cops over black man in NY Central Park - amNewYork

BY BARBARA GOLDBERG Denouncing "racism of any kind," a global investment firm has fired a white woman after a viral video showed her calling police to say

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Woman, 70, missing from Oak Park

Woman, 70, missing from Oak Park

Barbara Harmon was last seen Tuesday morning in the 200 block of North Grove Avenue.

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US Warns Los Angeles Stay-at-Home Extension Could Be Illegal

US Warns Los Angeles Stay-at-Home Extension Could Be Illegal

The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday warned the mayor of Los Angeles and the county's top health officer that an extension of the coronavirus stay-at-home [...]

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Ashley HomeStore Facing Heat Over Customer Service Struggles; Damaged Or Incomplete Orders And Slow Refunds

“It’s extremely frustrating, because I’m working, I’ve got my kids at home, and then to have  to spend many many hours just trying to get a resolution,” Barbar [...]

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Double Lung Transplant Gives Suburban Woman New Chance at Life

Double Lung Transplant Gives Suburban Woman New Chance at Life

Even with the coronavirus pandemic underway, the organ transplant team at Northwestern Medicine is still performing life-saving surgeries, including a double l [...]

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Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again in LA County As More Businesses Open

Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again in LA County As More Businesses Open

Another four dozen coronavirus deaths were reported in Los Angeles County Thursday as more businesses were permitted to reopen with restricted operations, but [...]

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Body of 71-year-old Brooklyn woman found on side of road in Westchester: police

Body of 71-year-old Brooklyn woman found on side of road in Westchester: police

New York State Police are investigating after they say a body of Brooklyn woman Barbara Berkowitz, 71, was found on the side of a road in Cortlandt, a town in [...]

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Hackers demand $21M from LA attorney with A-List talent

Hackers demand $21M from LA attorney with A-List talent

Hackers have attacked the Web site of top showbiz attorney Allen Grubman, demanding $21 million while threatening to reveal personal details of his clients inc [...]

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Recommendation To Extend Stay-At-Home Order By Three Months Causes Confusion - LA Weekly

In an effort to continue to slow the spread of COVID-19, Los Angeles County health officials announced in Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting that they are [...]

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3-Month Extension of L.A County Stay-Home Order Looks Likely, Health Director Says

3-Month Extension of L.A County Stay-Home Order Looks Likely, Health Director Says

Los Angeles County's stay-at-home orders will "with all certainty" be extended to cover the next three months, county Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer sai [...]

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LA Could be Under ‘Stay Home’ Order Through August, Top Health Official Says

LA Could be Under ‘Stay Home’ Order Through August, Top Health Official Says

Some form of stay-at-home restrictions will likely remain in place in Los Angeles County through August barring a “dramatic change in this virus or in the tool [...]

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Mark Cuban's wife won't let him run for president, 'Shark Tank' co-star Barbara Corcoran says

Mark Cuban's wife won't let him run for president, 'Shark Tank' co-star Barbara Corcoran says

While Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says he “hasn’t closed the door” on a potential presidential bid, his fellow “Shark Tank” star Barbara Corcoran says his wife [...]

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History Channel Working on Doc Series With Bill Clinton

President Donald Trump announced the appointments Thursday of Justices Barbara Lagoa and Robert Luck to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

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A federal judge is slated to sentence Friday a former Chicago Public Schools CEO [...]

A federal judge is slated to sentence Friday a former Chicago Public Schools CEO who pleaded guilty to a scheme to steer more than $20 million worth of no-bid [...]

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Convicted Former Chicago Public Schools Chief Leaves Prison

Convicted Former Chicago Public Schools Chief Leaves Prison

Former Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett has left a federal prison where she was serving a sentence after pleading guilty in a multi-million doll [...]

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A Catholic college preparatory school for girls which counts among its alumni Ho [...]

A Catholic college preparatory school for girls which counts among its alumni House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski has announced th [...]

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Baltimore’s Oldest Girls Catholic School Announces Closing

Baltimore’s Oldest Girls Catholic School Announces Closing

A Catholic college preparatory school for girls which counts among its alumni House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski has announced th [...]

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With Mother’s Day Coming, LA Florist Ignore Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

With Mother’s Day Coming, LA Florist Ignore Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

Just days before Mother’s Day weekend, Los Angeles’ flower shops were given the green light to reopen Friday for curbside-only business, but the NBC4 I-Team ha [...]

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Some ‘Non-Essential’ LA County Businesses Openings Friday

Some ‘Non-Essential’ LA County Businesses Openings Friday

Although coronavirus cases and deaths continued to mount Wednesday, Los Angeles County officials confirmed that some “non-essential” retail businesses will be [...]

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Former CPS Chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett Transferred Out Of Federal Prison

Former CPS Chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett Transferred Out Of Federal Prison

Byrd-Bennett, 70, began serving a 4.5-year prison sentence at the minimum security Alderson Federal Prison Camp in August 2017.

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Barbara Byrd-Bennett leaves prison

Barbara Byrd-Bennett leaves prison

A federal judge sentenced Byrd-Bennett in 2017 to 4 ½ years in prison for steering $23 million in no-bid contracts to consultants who’d previously employed her [...]

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Hazard pay proposed for Jackson Health System workers

Jackson Health System employees working near confirmed or suspected Covid-19 cases may get a pay boost for risking their wellbeing if a county resolution passe [...]

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Ventura County Fair Latest to Be Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Ventura County Fair Latest to Be Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 Ventura County Fair was canceled Monday because of coronavirus concerns in a unanimous vote by the event’s board of directors. “Every year thousands o [...]

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Buffett’s Firm Plans Online Event After Reporting $50B Loss

Financier David Rubenstein donates generously to the upkeep of many of the monuments in the nation’s capital, and now he’s getting national attention with a ne [...]

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Coronavirus Deaths Up Again in L.A. County; Isolation Rules Amended

Coronavirus Deaths Up Again in L.A. County; Isolation Rules Amended

On a day that saw statewide protests calling for the lifting of stay-at-home restrictions, dozens more COVID-19 deaths were reported in Los Angeles County toda [...]

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Barbara Bry Calls for Technology-Backed 'New San Diego' Government Model - Times of San Diego

City Councilwoman and mayoral candidate Barbara Bry called for a "new San Diego" in the wake of hefty municipal budget cuts due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Alone but together under lockdown, New York Girl Scouts embark on bird count project - amNewYork

BY BARBARA GOLDBERG When the COVID-19 crisis hit, a Girl Scout troop in central New York thought it might have to scrap its group bird-counting trip

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Miami-Dade may soon buy more equitably from small business

Miami-Dade may emerge from the pandemic ready to buy more equitably from small businesses in terms of race, gender and ethnicity. That’s the aim of a measure f [...]

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The Latest: LA County reaches 1,000 COVID-19-related deaths

The Latest: LA County reaches 1,000 COVID-19-related deaths

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County has reported 59 new COVID-19-related deaths, raising the total to 1,000.... “LA County has hit the tragic milestone of 1,000 p [...]

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Convicted Murderer Will Be Released A Year Early Due To Coronavirus

Convicted Murderer Will Be Released A Year Early Due To Coronavirus

Barbara Goucher pleaded guilty to second degree murder in 1999 after stabbing Gloucester resident, Florence “Bunny” Munroe to death.

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Consequence of COVID19: Layoffs and Loss of Insurance

Consequence of COVID19: Layoffs and Loss of Insurance

Barrington resident and Oak Brook business owner Barbara Bradford, owner of A. Marek Fine Jewelry, hosted the Glitz & Glamour fashion show for A Silver Lining [...]

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LA County to Reveal Restaurants with COVID-19 Outbreaks

LA County to Reveal Restaurants with COVID-19 Outbreaks

The LA County Department of Public Health announced Friday that it will soon release the names of restaurants where five or more employees have tested positive [...]

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Some traveling nurses helping in New York face uncertain future

Some traveling nurses helping in New York face uncertain future

Gabe Gutierrez and Adam Reiss... Barbara Edwards had never been to New York City when she decided to drop everything and leave her two children behind in Flori [...]

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More Than 50 New Coronavirus Deaths Reported in LA County

More Than 50 New Coronavirus Deaths Reported in LA County

More than 50 new deaths from COVID-19 were reported in Los Angeles County Friday, and with 43% of the county’s fatalities occurring in skilled nursing homes, n [...]

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Will our leaders really look at science to figure out when lockdowns end?

Will our leaders really look at science to figure out when lockdowns end?

When she announced the startling results of a new COVID-19 study on Monday, Los Angeles County’s top public-health official, Barbara Ferrer, emphasized that th [...]

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LA County COVID-19 Deaths Pass 700, Cases Top 16,000

LA County COVID-19 Deaths Pass 700, Cases Top 16,000

More than 60 additional fatalities due to COVID-19 were reported Wednesday in Los Angeles County, pushing the total over 700, and the county’s public health di [...]

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Hard-hit LA County nursing homes will test asymptomatic residents for COVID-19

Hard-hit LA County nursing homes will test asymptomatic residents for COVID-19

Health officials in Los Angeles are changing course in a bid to slow the spread of coronavirus at long-term care facilities that account for roughly a third of [...]

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