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Federal Inmate Dies of Coronavirus Amid Outbreak at Fort Worth Prison

Federal Inmate Dies of Coronavirus Amid Outbreak at Fort Worth Prison

An inmate at the Federal Medical Center Fort Worth died Wednesday of coronavirus, the Bureau of Prisons announced. Read full article: Federal Inmate Dies of Coronavirus Amid ...→

Federal Inmate Dies of Coronavirus Amid Outbreak at Fort Worth Prison

Federal Inmate Dies of Coronavirus Amid Outbreak at Fort Worth Prison

An inmate at the Federal Medical Center Fort Worth died Wednesday of coronavirus, the Bureau of Prisons announced. Read full article: Federal Inmate Dies of Coronavirus Amid ...→

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

A series of “substantial errors” and “utterly baffling” decisions by leadership at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home — including the “devastating” call to put dying v [...] Read full article: ‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke ...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families of veterans who died at the Holyoke Soldiers' Home are hoping the pending criminal investigations will give them justice. Read full article: Families Want Justice After Holyoke Sold...→

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

The inmate collapsed while walking through a housing pod at the Tarrant County Jail shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23. Read full article: Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, La...→

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

While new cases are decreasing in early hotspots such as New York and New Jersey, several other states have reported single-day records. Read full article: New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak ...→

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

California’s Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening some campgrounds through July. Read full article: Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed...→

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

The U.S. may be eager to reopen after more than three months of coronavirus shutdowns – but the virus is showing little sign of going away anytime soon. In fac [...] Read full article: Coronavirus data show US – and globe – c...→

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

When Winnie the robot first started working at LAX’s Embassy Suites hotel she was more of a novelty than anything else. “It was a way to get guests engaged,” s [...] Read full article: At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Ess...→

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Only about 1,000 Muslims already inside Saudi Arabia's kingdom will be allowed to attend a heavily pared-down version of hajj this year due to the coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with ...→

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Actor Eric Roberts went on a rant against Donald Trump over his recent campaign rally in Tulsa. Okla. amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporter...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

Chinese officials are stepping up their efforts to blame the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing on a new mutant strain from Europe. Read full article: China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavi...→

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany is scrambling to contain an outbreak of the coronavirus linked to a large slaughterhouse where more than 1,300 people have tested positive for COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus...→

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

A 16-year-old Indiana boy died after suffering complications related to the novel coronavirus, his family said.  Read full article: Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We ha...→

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Experts say the more than 1,000 cases at a processing plant isn't necessarily a wide-scale problem, but they show, yet again, that such facilities are high-ris [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at German meat pack...→

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China has reportedly halted chicken imports from a Tyson Foods plant over concerns about a crop of coronavirus infections there. Read full article: China suspends some Tyson chicken import...→

Texas governor says there is a

Texas governor says there is a "massive" coronavirus outbreak across the state after reopening

"We are looking at greater restrictions," Governor Greg Abbott said Wednesday, after initially saying this would be a last resort. Read full article: Texas governor says there is a "massive"...→

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

Commissioners in three out of the 10 Tampa Bay area counties have implemented mask ordinances as residents become increasingly more lax on social distancing an [...] Read full article: MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask r...→

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

More than 7,000 people are urging Disney and government officials to reconsider opening Disney World next month as coronavirus cases surge in Florida. “This vi [...] Read full article: Disney World workers petition to delay J...→

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

The Baker-Polito Administration released the independent report ordered by the governor to investigate the COVID-19 outbreak at Holyoke Soldiers’ Home. Here is [...] Read full article: Full text of the report on the coronavir...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

As millionaire players and billionaire owners inch closer to officially ending their embarrassing public dispute over MLB’s return to play, I have spent the la [...] Read full article: Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitte...→

First Texas Juvenile Inmate Tests Positive For The Coronavirus

First Texas Juvenile Inmate Tests Positive For The Coronavirus

A juvenile inmate at the Giddings State School located between Austin and Houston has tested positive for the coronavirus.  Read full article: First Texas Juvenile Inmate Tests Positi...→

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

In contrast with the president's visit six weeks ago, the state is now facing a spiking number of cases — with no signs of abating. Read full article: Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus ...→

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Bowdoin College, an NCAA Division III school located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that it will not participate in collegiate sports during the fall [...] Read full article: Division III Bowdoin College cancels fal...→

William Burr, engineer who enjoyed travel and found joy in helping people, dies of coronavirus | Lives Remembered

Find the latest on the deaths of notable people. These news stories recount the lives that made them prominent locally, nationally and worldwide. Read full article: William Burr, engineer who enjoyed trave...→

Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Lines continue to grow as grocery stores implement 'one in, one out' policies. Companies like H-E-B, Trader Joes and Costco are ensuring their customers can ge [...] Read full article: Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COV...→

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Tampa Bay Buccaneers star Shaquil Barrett is looking to build upon a great 2019 season and has no qualms about the NFL’s plan to play amid the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates ...→

Get a Haircut, Take a Dip: NJ Reopens Barbershops, Salons and Pools Amid Coronavirus

Get a Haircut, Take a Dip: NJ Reopens Barbershops, Salons and Pools Amid Coronavirus

Screenings, masks, appointments, capacity limits and social-distancing are just some of the guidance New Jersey salon, barbershop, tattoo parlor operators and [...] Read full article: Get a Haircut, Take a Dip: NJ Reopens Ba...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on Wednesday asserted that “everyone” should wear a mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus, as his state is among a number of stat [...] Read full article: Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d---...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

An independent investigation into Holyoke Soldiers’ Home found the facility’s leadership team “made substantial errors.” Read full article: Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Ho...→

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

This is due to how the coronavirus pandemic is flaring in the U.S. and President Donald Trump's ban on Europeans entering the United States. Read full article: US citizens unlikely to be allowed into ...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is giving out backpacks full of supplies to New York City's homeless population amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: This couple is helping NYC's homeless am...→

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

A German county is being forced to reenter quarantine for at least a week after over 1,000 new coronavirus infections linked to a slaughterhouse was discovered [...] Read full article: German region implements new lockdown af...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

Fort Lauderdale Wants the Public to Be the Best SOB It Can Be Amid City's Reopening

Fort Lauderdale Wants the Public to Be the Best SOB It Can Be Amid City's Reopening

A total, raving, SOB. That’s what the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance wants everyone to be. A Supporter of Broward. What, you were thinking something else? Th [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Wants the Public to Be t...→

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

The monumental pilfering of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Washington unemployment benefits was abetted by a once-a-generation flood of jobless claim [...] Read full article: How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian f...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

NEW YORK (AP) — Tour promoter Live Nation has announced its first-ever drive-in concerts series in the U.S. for July, months after the live music industry has [...] Read full article: Live Nation announces drive-in concert s...→

A plague amid a pandemic: East Africa, West Asia combat surging locust outbreak

A plague amid a pandemic: East Africa, West Asia combat surging locust outbreak

The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization estimates 450 billion pests have been killed since January, but the battle against the massive, crop-destroying swar [...] Read full article: A plague amid a pandemic: East Africa, W...→

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

A series of “substantial errors” and “utterly baffling” decisions by leadership at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home — including the “devastating” call to put dying v [...] Read full article: ‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke ...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

Texas governor says there is a

Texas governor says there is a "massive" coronavirus outbreak across the state after reopening

"We are looking at greater restrictions," Governor Greg Abbott said Wednesday, after initially saying this would be a last resort. Read full article: Texas governor says there is a "massive"...→

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families of veterans who died at the Holyoke Soldiers' Home are hoping the pending criminal investigations will give them justice. Read full article: Families Want Justice After Holyoke Sold...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

More than 7,000 people are urging Disney and government officials to reconsider opening Disney World next month as coronavirus cases surge in Florida. “This vi [...] Read full article: Disney World workers petition to delay J...→

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

While new cases are decreasing in early hotspots such as New York and New Jersey, several other states have reported single-day records. Read full article: New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak ...→

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

An independent investigation into Holyoke Soldiers’ Home found the facility’s leadership team “made substantial errors.” Read full article: Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Ho...→

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

The Baker-Polito Administration released the independent report ordered by the governor to investigate the COVID-19 outbreak at Holyoke Soldiers’ Home. Here is [...] Read full article: Full text of the report on the coronavir...→

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

The U.S. may be eager to reopen after more than three months of coronavirus shutdowns – but the virus is showing little sign of going away anytime soon. In fac [...] Read full article: Coronavirus data show US – and globe – c...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Only about 1,000 Muslims already inside Saudi Arabia's kingdom will be allowed to attend a heavily pared-down version of hajj this year due to the coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with ...→

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

A German county is being forced to reenter quarantine for at least a week after over 1,000 new coronavirus infections linked to a slaughterhouse was discovered [...] Read full article: German region implements new lockdown af...→

First Texas Juvenile Inmate Tests Positive For The Coronavirus

First Texas Juvenile Inmate Tests Positive For The Coronavirus

A juvenile inmate at the Giddings State School located between Austin and Houston has tested positive for the coronavirus.  Read full article: First Texas Juvenile Inmate Tests Positi...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Bowdoin College, an NCAA Division III school located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that it will not participate in collegiate sports during the fall [...] Read full article: Division III Bowdoin College cancels fal...→

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany is scrambling to contain an outbreak of the coronavirus linked to a large slaughterhouse where more than 1,300 people have tested positive for COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus...→

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

The monumental pilfering of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Washington unemployment benefits was abetted by a once-a-generation flood of jobless claim [...] Read full article: How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian f...→

Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Lines continue to grow as grocery stores implement 'one in, one out' policies. Companies like H-E-B, Trader Joes and Costco are ensuring their customers can ge [...] Read full article: Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COV...→

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Experts say the more than 1,000 cases at a processing plant isn't necessarily a wide-scale problem, but they show, yet again, that such facilities are high-ris [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at German meat pack...→

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

NEW YORK (AP) — Tour promoter Live Nation has announced its first-ever drive-in concerts series in the U.S. for July, months after the live music industry has [...] Read full article: Live Nation announces drive-in concert s...→

Get a Haircut, Take a Dip: NJ Reopens Barbershops, Salons and Pools Amid Coronavirus

Get a Haircut, Take a Dip: NJ Reopens Barbershops, Salons and Pools Amid Coronavirus

Screenings, masks, appointments, capacity limits and social-distancing are just some of the guidance New Jersey salon, barbershop, tattoo parlor operators and [...] Read full article: Get a Haircut, Take a Dip: NJ Reopens Ba...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on Wednesday asserted that “everyone” should wear a mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus, as his state is among a number of stat [...] Read full article: Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d---...→

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

Commissioners in three out of the 10 Tampa Bay area counties have implemented mask ordinances as residents become increasingly more lax on social distancing an [...] Read full article: MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask r...→

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

The inmate collapsed while walking through a housing pod at the Tarrant County Jail shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23. Read full article: Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, La...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

California’s Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening some campgrounds through July. Read full article: Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed...→

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

This is due to how the coronavirus pandemic is flaring in the U.S. and President Donald Trump's ban on Europeans entering the United States. Read full article: US citizens unlikely to be allowed into ...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

When Winnie the robot first started working at LAX’s Embassy Suites hotel she was more of a novelty than anything else. “It was a way to get guests engaged,” s [...] Read full article: At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Ess...→

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is giving out backpacks full of supplies to New York City's homeless population amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: This couple is helping NYC's homeless am...→

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

As millionaire players and billionaire owners inch closer to officially ending their embarrassing public dispute over MLB’s return to play, I have spent the la [...] Read full article: Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitte...→

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Actor Eric Roberts went on a rant against Donald Trump over his recent campaign rally in Tulsa. Okla. amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporter...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

In contrast with the president's visit six weeks ago, the state is now facing a spiking number of cases — with no signs of abating. Read full article: Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus ...→

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

Chinese officials are stepping up their efforts to blame the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing on a new mutant strain from Europe. Read full article: China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavi...→

Fort Lauderdale Wants the Public to Be the Best SOB It Can Be Amid City's Reopening

Fort Lauderdale Wants the Public to Be the Best SOB It Can Be Amid City's Reopening

A total, raving, SOB. That’s what the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance wants everyone to be. A Supporter of Broward. What, you were thinking something else? Th [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Wants the Public to Be t...→

William Burr, engineer who enjoyed travel and found joy in helping people, dies of coronavirus | Lives Remembered

Find the latest on the deaths of notable people. These news stories recount the lives that made them prominent locally, nationally and worldwide. Read full article: William Burr, engineer who enjoyed trave...→

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

A 16-year-old Indiana boy died after suffering complications related to the novel coronavirus, his family said.  Read full article: Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We ha...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Tampa Bay Buccaneers star Shaquil Barrett is looking to build upon a great 2019 season and has no qualms about the NFL’s plan to play amid the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates ...→

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China has reportedly halted chicken imports from a Tyson Foods plant over concerns about a crop of coronavirus infections there. Read full article: China suspends some Tyson chicken import...→

A plague amid a pandemic: East Africa, West Asia combat surging locust outbreak

A plague amid a pandemic: East Africa, West Asia combat surging locust outbreak

The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization estimates 450 billion pests have been killed since January, but the battle against the massive, crop-destroying swar [...] Read full article: A plague amid a pandemic: East Africa, W...→

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

A series of “substantial errors” and “utterly baffling” decisions by leadership at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home — including the “devastating” call to put dying v [...] Read full article: ‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke ...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

Texas governor says there is a

Texas governor says there is a "massive" coronavirus outbreak across the state after reopening

"We are looking at greater restrictions," Governor Greg Abbott said Wednesday, after initially saying this would be a last resort. Read full article: Texas governor says there is a "massive"...→

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on Wednesday asserted that “everyone” should wear a mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus, as his state is among a number of stat [...] Read full article: Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d---...→

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families of veterans who died at the Holyoke Soldiers' Home are hoping the pending criminal investigations will give them justice. Read full article: Families Want Justice After Holyoke Sold...→

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

Commissioners in three out of the 10 Tampa Bay area counties have implemented mask ordinances as residents become increasingly more lax on social distancing an [...] Read full article: MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask r...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

The inmate collapsed while walking through a housing pod at the Tarrant County Jail shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23. Read full article: Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, La...→

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

More than 7,000 people are urging Disney and government officials to reconsider opening Disney World next month as coronavirus cases surge in Florida. “This vi [...] Read full article: Disney World workers petition to delay J...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

While new cases are decreasing in early hotspots such as New York and New Jersey, several other states have reported single-day records. Read full article: New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak ...→

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

An independent investigation into Holyoke Soldiers’ Home found the facility’s leadership team “made substantial errors.” Read full article: Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Ho...→

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

California’s Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening some campgrounds through July. Read full article: Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed...→

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

The Baker-Polito Administration released the independent report ordered by the governor to investigate the COVID-19 outbreak at Holyoke Soldiers’ Home. Here is [...] Read full article: Full text of the report on the coronavir...→

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

This is due to how the coronavirus pandemic is flaring in the U.S. and President Donald Trump's ban on Europeans entering the United States. Read full article: US citizens unlikely to be allowed into ...→

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

The U.S. may be eager to reopen after more than three months of coronavirus shutdowns – but the virus is showing little sign of going away anytime soon. In fac [...] Read full article: Coronavirus data show US – and globe – c...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

When Winnie the robot first started working at LAX’s Embassy Suites hotel she was more of a novelty than anything else. “It was a way to get guests engaged,” s [...] Read full article: At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Ess...→

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is giving out backpacks full of supplies to New York City's homeless population amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: This couple is helping NYC's homeless am...→

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Only about 1,000 Muslims already inside Saudi Arabia's kingdom will be allowed to attend a heavily pared-down version of hajj this year due to the coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with ...→

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

As millionaire players and billionaire owners inch closer to officially ending their embarrassing public dispute over MLB’s return to play, I have spent the la [...] Read full article: Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitte...→

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

A German county is being forced to reenter quarantine for at least a week after over 1,000 new coronavirus infections linked to a slaughterhouse was discovered [...] Read full article: German region implements new lockdown af...→

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Actor Eric Roberts went on a rant against Donald Trump over his recent campaign rally in Tulsa. Okla. amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporter...→

First Texas Juvenile Inmate Tests Positive For The Coronavirus

First Texas Juvenile Inmate Tests Positive For The Coronavirus

A juvenile inmate at the Giddings State School located between Austin and Houston has tested positive for the coronavirus.  Read full article: First Texas Juvenile Inmate Tests Positi...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

In contrast with the president's visit six weeks ago, the state is now facing a spiking number of cases — with no signs of abating. Read full article: Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus ...→

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

Chinese officials are stepping up their efforts to blame the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing on a new mutant strain from Europe. Read full article: China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavi...→

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Bowdoin College, an NCAA Division III school located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that it will not participate in collegiate sports during the fall [...] Read full article: Division III Bowdoin College cancels fal...→

Fort Lauderdale Wants the Public to Be the Best SOB It Can Be Amid City's Reopening

Fort Lauderdale Wants the Public to Be the Best SOB It Can Be Amid City's Reopening

A total, raving, SOB. That’s what the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance wants everyone to be. A Supporter of Broward. What, you were thinking something else? Th [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Wants the Public to Be t...→

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany is scrambling to contain an outbreak of the coronavirus linked to a large slaughterhouse where more than 1,300 people have tested positive for COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus...→

William Burr, engineer who enjoyed travel and found joy in helping people, dies of coronavirus | Lives Remembered

Find the latest on the deaths of notable people. These news stories recount the lives that made them prominent locally, nationally and worldwide. Read full article: William Burr, engineer who enjoyed trave...→

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

The monumental pilfering of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Washington unemployment benefits was abetted by a once-a-generation flood of jobless claim [...] Read full article: How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian f...→

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

A 16-year-old Indiana boy died after suffering complications related to the novel coronavirus, his family said.  Read full article: Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We ha...→

Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Lines continue to grow as grocery stores implement 'one in, one out' policies. Companies like H-E-B, Trader Joes and Costco are ensuring their customers can ge [...] Read full article: Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COV...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Experts say the more than 1,000 cases at a processing plant isn't necessarily a wide-scale problem, but they show, yet again, that such facilities are high-ris [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at German meat pack...→

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Tampa Bay Buccaneers star Shaquil Barrett is looking to build upon a great 2019 season and has no qualms about the NFL’s plan to play amid the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates ...→

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

NEW YORK (AP) — Tour promoter Live Nation has announced its first-ever drive-in concerts series in the U.S. for July, months after the live music industry has [...] Read full article: Live Nation announces drive-in concert s...→

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China has reportedly halted chicken imports from a Tyson Foods plant over concerns about a crop of coronavirus infections there. Read full article: China suspends some Tyson chicken import...→

Get a Haircut, Take a Dip: NJ Reopens Barbershops, Salons and Pools Amid Coronavirus

Get a Haircut, Take a Dip: NJ Reopens Barbershops, Salons and Pools Amid Coronavirus

Screenings, masks, appointments, capacity limits and social-distancing are just some of the guidance New Jersey salon, barbershop, tattoo parlor operators and [...] Read full article: Get a Haircut, Take a Dip: NJ Reopens Ba...→

A plague amid a pandemic: East Africa, West Asia combat surging locust outbreak

A plague amid a pandemic: East Africa, West Asia combat surging locust outbreak

The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization estimates 450 billion pests have been killed since January, but the battle against the massive, crop-destroying swar [...] Read full article: A plague amid a pandemic: East Africa, W...→