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Martin Shkreli wants out of prison to develop a coronavirus cure

Martin Shkreli wants out of prison to develop a coronavirus cure

Infamous “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli claims to be working on a cure for the coronavirus — and he wants to be sprung from prison so he can conduct his research. [...] Read full article: Martin Shkreli wants out of prison to de...→

Martin Shkreli wants out of prison to develop a coronavirus cure

Martin Shkreli wants out of prison to develop a coronavirus cure

Infamous “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli claims to be working on a cure for the coronavirus — and he wants to be sprung from prison so he can conduct his research. [...] Read full article: Martin Shkreli wants out of prison to de...→

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Less than a third of the planned transfer of healthy prisoners has taken place, a state corrections official said. Read full article: Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th co...→

Prison Union Says Harvey Weinstein Has Coronavirus; 7 Staff Quarantined

Families and friends are remembering the 20 people who were killed in a limousine crash in upstate New York. Katherine Creag reports.... New York state trooper [...] Read full article: Prison Union Says Harvey Weinstein Has C...→

First coronavirus death of a state prison system staff member is reported, officer in Norco was 53

First coronavirus death of a state prison system staff member is reported, officer in Norco was 53

This is the first death of a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation staff member possibly associated with the novel coronavirus, officials sai [...] Read full article: First coronavirus death of a state priso...→

Martin Scorsese self-shot short film about being in coronavirus lockdown from his home

Martin Scorsese self-shot short film about being in coronavirus lockdown from his home

Martin Scorsese self-shot a short film in his New York City home that saw him reflect on his self-isolation caused by the coronavirus pandemic through the lens [...] Read full article: Martin Scorsese self-shot short film abo...→

China trying to steal coronavirus vaccine research, but U.S. will develop it first: Trump national security advisor

China trying to steal coronavirus vaccine research, but U.S. will develop it first: Trump national security advisor

National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien said China is likely using espionage to try and steal U.S. coronavirus vaccine research, but he declared American scie [...] Read full article: China trying to steal coronavirus vaccin...→

Trump donates salary to HHS to develop treatments for coronavirus

Trump donates salary to HHS to develop treatments for coronavirus

President Trump is donating his salary for this quarter to the Department of Health and Human Services for research on treatments of the COVID-19 disease. Read full article: Trump donates salary to HHS to develop t...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, is expected to be released to hom [...] Read full article: Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to b...→

Charleston engineer teams up with boat builder to develop new safety device to protect coronavirus workers

Charleston engineer teams up with boat builder to develop new safety device to protect coronavirus workers

Charleston, S.C., residents Rob Harding, an engineer and David Johnson, a boat maker from the region’s low country, have teamed up to build protective intubati [...] Read full article: Charleston engineer teams up with boat b...→

‘We are terrified’: Coronavirus outbreak reported at Chino women’s prison

‘We are terrified’: Coronavirus outbreak reported at Chino women’s prison

State prison officials have conducted mass-testing at the prison, with about 400 inmates in the past week. Read full article: ‘We are terrified’: Coronavirus outbreak...→

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's request to get an early release from prison was rejected by a judge, who wasn't convinced by the 37-year-old's argument that he could use his [...] Read full article: Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release F...→

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

President Trump on Friday announced a new public-private partnership to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus as part of what's being called “Operation W [...] Read full article: Trump announces public-private partnersh...→

8th inmate dies of coronavirus at Terminal Island federal prison

Nearly 70% of inmate at the low-security prison and 15 staff have tested positive for the coronavirus. Read full article: 8th inmate dies of coronavirus at Termin...→

Cuban Activist: Regime 'Used Coronavirus to Turn Our Home into a Prison'

Cuban Activist: Regime 'Used Coronavirus to Turn Our Home into a Prison'

A Cuban poet claims the Communist regime is taking advantage of coronavirus restrictions to further silence dissidents. Read full article: Cuban Activist: Regime 'Used Coronavirus...→

Inside the lab racing to develop a test for the child illness believed to be linked to coronavirus

Inside the lab racing to develop a test for the child illness believed to be linked to coronavirus

Researchers in London are working to develop a fast, accurate blood test to identify the rare illness impacting children that’s believed to be linked to corona [...] Read full article: Inside the lab racing to develop a test ...→

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Kermit Washington, a former NBA All-Star serving six years in federal prison for charity fraud, was denied release despite concerns over the coronavirus, accor [...] Read full article: Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied...→

Coronavirus sparks scammers pushing CBD as cure-all

Coronavirus sparks scammers pushing CBD as cure-all

Many businesses are illegally profiting off COVID-19 fears with false claims of preventing, treating, or even curing the virus. Authorities are taking measures [...] Read full article: Coronavirus sparks scammers pushing CBD ...→

Michael Cohen released from prison early due to coronavirus concerns

Michael Cohen released from prison early due to coronavirus concerns

The 53-year-old, who was once Trump’s personal attorney, was serving a three-year sentence for his role in paying hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels and Pl [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison early...→

Ohio man who sought exoneration over murder convictions dies of coronavirus in prison

Ohio man who sought exoneration over murder convictions dies of coronavirus in prison

One Ohio inmate seeking exoneration has died after contracting COVID-19 in prison. Others look to advance their innocence claims in a prison system flooded wit [...] Read full article: Ohio man who sought exoneration over mur...→

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

An Iraqi refugee accused of murder is now seeking release from an Arizona prison claiming he is vulnerable to contracting the coronavirus.  Read full article: Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release ...→

California’s Newsom proposes shrinking prison population to help state’s budget during coronavirus

California’s Newsom proposes shrinking prison population to help state’s budget during coronavirus

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to reduce the state’s prison population to help with the state’s overburdened budget during coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: California’s Newsom proposes shrinking p...→

"Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for early prison release to help develop COVID-19 cure was rejected by judge

District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto said the 37-year-old's "self-described altruistic intentions" do not not provide a legal basis to grant an early release. Read full article: "Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for e...→

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Denied Prison Release to Work on COVID-19 Treatment

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Denied Prison Release to Work on COVID-19 Treatment

A federal judge denied a motion for early release from so-called “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli, who sought to get out of prison so he could work on a treatment f [...] Read full article: ‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Denied Priso...→

Trump launches

Trump launches "operation warp speed" effort to develop coronavirus vaccine by year's end

President Trump has launched a new initiative, nicknamed "Operation Warp Speed" to find a coronavirus vaccine. Read full article: Trump launches "operation warp speed" ef...→

White House to unveil public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine through 'Operation Warp Speed'

White House to unveil public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine through 'Operation Warp Speed'

The White House plans to announce on Friday a new public-private partnership to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus under the so-called “Operation Warp [...] Read full article: White House to unveil public-private par...→

First California Prison Employee Dies of Coronavirus

First California Prison Employee Dies of Coronavirus

California’s state prison system had its first known staff death due to the coronavirus. Read full article: First California Prison Employee Dies of...→

Correctional Officer at Norco Prison Dies After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

Correctional Officer at Norco Prison Dies After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Sunday announced the death of a correctional officer who worked at the state prison in Norco and re [...] Read full article: Correctional Officer at Norco Prison Die...→

Medically vulnerable prisoners sue Colorado prison system over coronavirus threat, lack of care

Medically vulnerable prisoners sue Colorado prison system over coronavirus threat, lack of care

A group of medically vulnerable prisoners took legal action Thursday morning against the Colorado Department of Corrections and the governor alleging the state [...] Read full article: Medically vulnerable prisoners sue Color...→

France bans use of hydroxychloroquine to cure coronavirus

France bans use of hydroxychloroquine to cure coronavirus

The country’s public health agency advised against use outside of clinical trials. Read full article: France bans use of hydroxychloroquine to...→

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Glenn Lewellen was convicted of teaming with a paid informant whose tips allowed them to kidnap, rob or arrest rival drug dealers between 1998 and 2006. Read full article: Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison...→

Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Leaves Prison Early Due to Coronavirus

Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Leaves Prison Early Due to Coronavirus

Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, was released from a federal prison on Thursday due to concerns that he could be exposed [...] Read full article: Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Leaves Prison ...→

6th coronavirus-related death reported at Chino men’s prison

6th coronavirus-related death reported at Chino men’s prison

An inmate died at an outside hospital in San Bernardino County on Monday, May 19, according to officials with the California Department of Corrections and Reha [...] Read full article: 6th coronavirus-related death reported a...→

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

A judge rejected the request of convicted pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to be let out of prison to research a coronavirus treatment, noting that prob [...] Read full article: Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out...→

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Adding insult to injury, the judge called the infamous Pharma Bro “delusional” and “self-aggrandizing” in turning down his get-out-of-jail bid. Read full article: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early p...→

Corrupt ex-Ald. Ambrosio Medrano released from prison over coronavirus concerns

Corrupt ex-Ald. Ambrosio Medrano released from prison over coronavirus concerns

A federal judge once told the thrice-convicted politician he had pulled off an "unprecedented . . . corruption trifecta." Read full article: Corrupt ex-Ald. Ambrosio Medrano release...→

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Less than a third of the planned transfer of healthy prisoners has taken place, a state corrections official said. Read full article: Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th co...→

First California Prison Employee Dies of Coronavirus

First California Prison Employee Dies of Coronavirus

California’s state prison system had its first known staff death due to the coronavirus. Read full article: First California Prison Employee Dies of...→

First coronavirus death of a state prison system staff member is reported, officer in Norco was 53

First coronavirus death of a state prison system staff member is reported, officer in Norco was 53

This is the first death of a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation staff member possibly associated with the novel coronavirus, officials sai [...] Read full article: First coronavirus death of a state priso...→

Medically vulnerable prisoners sue Colorado prison system over coronavirus threat, lack of care

Medically vulnerable prisoners sue Colorado prison system over coronavirus threat, lack of care

A group of medically vulnerable prisoners took legal action Thursday morning against the Colorado Department of Corrections and the governor alleging the state [...] Read full article: Medically vulnerable prisoners sue Color...→

Inside the lab racing to develop a test for the child illness believed to be linked to coronavirus

Inside the lab racing to develop a test for the child illness believed to be linked to coronavirus

Researchers in London are working to develop a fast, accurate blood test to identify the rare illness impacting children that’s believed to be linked to corona [...] Read full article: Inside the lab racing to develop a test ...→

China trying to steal coronavirus vaccine research, but U.S. will develop it first: Trump national security advisor

China trying to steal coronavirus vaccine research, but U.S. will develop it first: Trump national security advisor

National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien said China is likely using espionage to try and steal U.S. coronavirus vaccine research, but he declared American scie [...] Read full article: China trying to steal coronavirus vaccin...→

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Glenn Lewellen was convicted of teaming with a paid informant whose tips allowed them to kidnap, rob or arrest rival drug dealers between 1998 and 2006. Read full article: Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison...→

Coronavirus sparks scammers pushing CBD as cure-all

Coronavirus sparks scammers pushing CBD as cure-all

Many businesses are illegally profiting off COVID-19 fears with false claims of preventing, treating, or even curing the virus. Authorities are taking measures [...] Read full article: Coronavirus sparks scammers pushing CBD ...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Leaves Prison Early Due to Coronavirus

Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Leaves Prison Early Due to Coronavirus

Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, was released from a federal prison on Thursday due to concerns that he could be exposed [...] Read full article: Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Leaves Prison ...→

Ohio man who sought exoneration over murder convictions dies of coronavirus in prison

Ohio man who sought exoneration over murder convictions dies of coronavirus in prison

One Ohio inmate seeking exoneration has died after contracting COVID-19 in prison. Others look to advance their innocence claims in a prison system flooded wit [...] Read full article: Ohio man who sought exoneration over mur...→

"Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for early prison release to help develop COVID-19 cure was rejected by judge

District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto said the 37-year-old's "self-described altruistic intentions" do not not provide a legal basis to grant an early release. Read full article: "Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for e...→

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's request to get an early release from prison was rejected by a judge, who wasn't convinced by the 37-year-old's argument that he could use his [...] Read full article: Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release F...→

Corrupt ex-Ald. Ambrosio Medrano released from prison over coronavirus concerns

Corrupt ex-Ald. Ambrosio Medrano released from prison over coronavirus concerns

A federal judge once told the thrice-convicted politician he had pulled off an "unprecedented . . . corruption trifecta." Read full article: Corrupt ex-Ald. Ambrosio Medrano release...→

Trump launches

Trump launches "operation warp speed" effort to develop coronavirus vaccine by year's end

President Trump has launched a new initiative, nicknamed "Operation Warp Speed" to find a coronavirus vaccine. Read full article: Trump launches "operation warp speed" ef...→

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

President Trump on Friday announced a new public-private partnership to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus as part of what's being called “Operation W [...] Read full article: Trump announces public-private partnersh...→

Prison Union Says Harvey Weinstein Has Coronavirus; 7 Staff Quarantined

Families and friends are remembering the 20 people who were killed in a limousine crash in upstate New York. Katherine Creag reports.... New York state trooper [...] Read full article: Prison Union Says Harvey Weinstein Has C...→

Correctional Officer at Norco Prison Dies After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

Correctional Officer at Norco Prison Dies After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Sunday announced the death of a correctional officer who worked at the state prison in Norco and re [...] Read full article: Correctional Officer at Norco Prison Die...→

Cuban Activist: Regime 'Used Coronavirus to Turn Our Home into a Prison'

Cuban Activist: Regime 'Used Coronavirus to Turn Our Home into a Prison'

A Cuban poet claims the Communist regime is taking advantage of coronavirus restrictions to further silence dissidents. Read full article: Cuban Activist: Regime 'Used Coronavirus...→

Martin Scorsese self-shot short film about being in coronavirus lockdown from his home

Martin Scorsese self-shot short film about being in coronavirus lockdown from his home

Martin Scorsese self-shot a short film in his New York City home that saw him reflect on his self-isolation caused by the coronavirus pandemic through the lens [...] Read full article: Martin Scorsese self-shot short film abo...→

France bans use of hydroxychloroquine to cure coronavirus

France bans use of hydroxychloroquine to cure coronavirus

The country’s public health agency advised against use outside of clinical trials. Read full article: France bans use of hydroxychloroquine to...→

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Kermit Washington, a former NBA All-Star serving six years in federal prison for charity fraud, was denied release despite concerns over the coronavirus, accor [...] Read full article: Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied...→

Trump donates salary to HHS to develop treatments for coronavirus

Trump donates salary to HHS to develop treatments for coronavirus

President Trump is donating his salary for this quarter to the Department of Health and Human Services for research on treatments of the COVID-19 disease. Read full article: Trump donates salary to HHS to develop t...→

Michael Cohen released from prison early due to coronavirus concerns

Michael Cohen released from prison early due to coronavirus concerns

The 53-year-old, who was once Trump’s personal attorney, was serving a three-year sentence for his role in paying hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels and Pl [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison early...→

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, is expected to be released to hom [...] Read full article: Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to b...→

6th coronavirus-related death reported at Chino men’s prison

6th coronavirus-related death reported at Chino men’s prison

An inmate died at an outside hospital in San Bernardino County on Monday, May 19, according to officials with the California Department of Corrections and Reha [...] Read full article: 6th coronavirus-related death reported a...→

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

An Iraqi refugee accused of murder is now seeking release from an Arizona prison claiming he is vulnerable to contracting the coronavirus.  Read full article: Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release ...→

Charleston engineer teams up with boat builder to develop new safety device to protect coronavirus workers

Charleston engineer teams up with boat builder to develop new safety device to protect coronavirus workers

Charleston, S.C., residents Rob Harding, an engineer and David Johnson, a boat maker from the region’s low country, have teamed up to build protective intubati [...] Read full article: Charleston engineer teams up with boat b...→

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

A judge rejected the request of convicted pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to be let out of prison to research a coronavirus treatment, noting that prob [...] Read full article: Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out...→

California’s Newsom proposes shrinking prison population to help state’s budget during coronavirus

California’s Newsom proposes shrinking prison population to help state’s budget during coronavirus

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to reduce the state’s prison population to help with the state’s overburdened budget during coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: California’s Newsom proposes shrinking p...→

‘We are terrified’: Coronavirus outbreak reported at Chino women’s prison

‘We are terrified’: Coronavirus outbreak reported at Chino women’s prison

State prison officials have conducted mass-testing at the prison, with about 400 inmates in the past week. Read full article: ‘We are terrified’: Coronavirus outbreak...→

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Adding insult to injury, the judge called the infamous Pharma Bro “delusional” and “self-aggrandizing” in turning down his get-out-of-jail bid. Read full article: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early p...→

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Denied Prison Release to Work on COVID-19 Treatment

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Denied Prison Release to Work on COVID-19 Treatment

A federal judge denied a motion for early release from so-called “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli, who sought to get out of prison so he could work on a treatment f [...] Read full article: ‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Denied Priso...→

White House to unveil public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine through 'Operation Warp Speed'

White House to unveil public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine through 'Operation Warp Speed'

The White House plans to announce on Friday a new public-private partnership to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus under the so-called “Operation Warp [...] Read full article: White House to unveil public-private par...→

8th inmate dies of coronavirus at Terminal Island federal prison

Nearly 70% of inmate at the low-security prison and 15 staff have tested positive for the coronavirus. Read full article: 8th inmate dies of coronavirus at Termin...→

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Less than a third of the planned transfer of healthy prisoners has taken place, a state corrections official said. Read full article: Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th co...→

First California Prison Employee Dies of Coronavirus

First California Prison Employee Dies of Coronavirus

California’s state prison system had its first known staff death due to the coronavirus. Read full article: First California Prison Employee Dies of...→

Prison Union Says Harvey Weinstein Has Coronavirus; 7 Staff Quarantined

Families and friends are remembering the 20 people who were killed in a limousine crash in upstate New York. Katherine Creag reports.... New York state trooper [...] Read full article: Prison Union Says Harvey Weinstein Has C...→

Correctional Officer at Norco Prison Dies After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

Correctional Officer at Norco Prison Dies After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Sunday announced the death of a correctional officer who worked at the state prison in Norco and re [...] Read full article: Correctional Officer at Norco Prison Die...→

First coronavirus death of a state prison system staff member is reported, officer in Norco was 53

First coronavirus death of a state prison system staff member is reported, officer in Norco was 53

This is the first death of a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation staff member possibly associated with the novel coronavirus, officials sai [...] Read full article: First coronavirus death of a state priso...→

Cuban Activist: Regime 'Used Coronavirus to Turn Our Home into a Prison'

Cuban Activist: Regime 'Used Coronavirus to Turn Our Home into a Prison'

A Cuban poet claims the Communist regime is taking advantage of coronavirus restrictions to further silence dissidents. Read full article: Cuban Activist: Regime 'Used Coronavirus...→

Medically vulnerable prisoners sue Colorado prison system over coronavirus threat, lack of care

Medically vulnerable prisoners sue Colorado prison system over coronavirus threat, lack of care

A group of medically vulnerable prisoners took legal action Thursday morning against the Colorado Department of Corrections and the governor alleging the state [...] Read full article: Medically vulnerable prisoners sue Color...→

Martin Scorsese self-shot short film about being in coronavirus lockdown from his home

Martin Scorsese self-shot short film about being in coronavirus lockdown from his home

Martin Scorsese self-shot a short film in his New York City home that saw him reflect on his self-isolation caused by the coronavirus pandemic through the lens [...] Read full article: Martin Scorsese self-shot short film abo...→

Inside the lab racing to develop a test for the child illness believed to be linked to coronavirus

Inside the lab racing to develop a test for the child illness believed to be linked to coronavirus

Researchers in London are working to develop a fast, accurate blood test to identify the rare illness impacting children that’s believed to be linked to corona [...] Read full article: Inside the lab racing to develop a test ...→

France bans use of hydroxychloroquine to cure coronavirus

France bans use of hydroxychloroquine to cure coronavirus

The country’s public health agency advised against use outside of clinical trials. Read full article: France bans use of hydroxychloroquine to...→

China trying to steal coronavirus vaccine research, but U.S. will develop it first: Trump national security advisor

China trying to steal coronavirus vaccine research, but U.S. will develop it first: Trump national security advisor

National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien said China is likely using espionage to try and steal U.S. coronavirus vaccine research, but he declared American scie [...] Read full article: China trying to steal coronavirus vaccin...→

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Kermit Washington, a former NBA All-Star serving six years in federal prison for charity fraud, was denied release despite concerns over the coronavirus, accor [...] Read full article: Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied...→

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Glenn Lewellen was convicted of teaming with a paid informant whose tips allowed them to kidnap, rob or arrest rival drug dealers between 1998 and 2006. Read full article: Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison...→

Trump donates salary to HHS to develop treatments for coronavirus

Trump donates salary to HHS to develop treatments for coronavirus

President Trump is donating his salary for this quarter to the Department of Health and Human Services for research on treatments of the COVID-19 disease. Read full article: Trump donates salary to HHS to develop t...→

Coronavirus sparks scammers pushing CBD as cure-all

Coronavirus sparks scammers pushing CBD as cure-all

Many businesses are illegally profiting off COVID-19 fears with false claims of preventing, treating, or even curing the virus. Authorities are taking measures [...] Read full article: Coronavirus sparks scammers pushing CBD ...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Michael Cohen released from prison early due to coronavirus concerns

Michael Cohen released from prison early due to coronavirus concerns

The 53-year-old, who was once Trump’s personal attorney, was serving a three-year sentence for his role in paying hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels and Pl [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison early...→

Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Leaves Prison Early Due to Coronavirus

Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Leaves Prison Early Due to Coronavirus

Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, was released from a federal prison on Thursday due to concerns that he could be exposed [...] Read full article: Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Leaves Prison ...→

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, is expected to be released to hom [...] Read full article: Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to b...→

Ohio man who sought exoneration over murder convictions dies of coronavirus in prison

Ohio man who sought exoneration over murder convictions dies of coronavirus in prison

One Ohio inmate seeking exoneration has died after contracting COVID-19 in prison. Others look to advance their innocence claims in a prison system flooded wit [...] Read full article: Ohio man who sought exoneration over mur...→

6th coronavirus-related death reported at Chino men’s prison

6th coronavirus-related death reported at Chino men’s prison

An inmate died at an outside hospital in San Bernardino County on Monday, May 19, according to officials with the California Department of Corrections and Reha [...] Read full article: 6th coronavirus-related death reported a...→

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

An Iraqi refugee accused of murder is now seeking release from an Arizona prison claiming he is vulnerable to contracting the coronavirus.  Read full article: Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release ...→

Charleston engineer teams up with boat builder to develop new safety device to protect coronavirus workers

Charleston engineer teams up with boat builder to develop new safety device to protect coronavirus workers

Charleston, S.C., residents Rob Harding, an engineer and David Johnson, a boat maker from the region’s low country, have teamed up to build protective intubati [...] Read full article: Charleston engineer teams up with boat b...→

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

A judge rejected the request of convicted pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to be let out of prison to research a coronavirus treatment, noting that prob [...] Read full article: Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out...→

California’s Newsom proposes shrinking prison population to help state’s budget during coronavirus

California’s Newsom proposes shrinking prison population to help state’s budget during coronavirus

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to reduce the state’s prison population to help with the state’s overburdened budget during coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: California’s Newsom proposes shrinking p...→

‘We are terrified’: Coronavirus outbreak reported at Chino women’s prison

‘We are terrified’: Coronavirus outbreak reported at Chino women’s prison

State prison officials have conducted mass-testing at the prison, with about 400 inmates in the past week. Read full article: ‘We are terrified’: Coronavirus outbreak...→

"Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for early prison release to help develop COVID-19 cure was rejected by judge

District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto said the 37-year-old's "self-described altruistic intentions" do not not provide a legal basis to grant an early release. Read full article: "Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for e...→

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Adding insult to injury, the judge called the infamous Pharma Bro “delusional” and “self-aggrandizing” in turning down his get-out-of-jail bid. Read full article: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early p...→

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's request to get an early release from prison was rejected by a judge, who wasn't convinced by the 37-year-old's argument that he could use his [...] Read full article: Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release F...→

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Denied Prison Release to Work on COVID-19 Treatment

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Denied Prison Release to Work on COVID-19 Treatment

A federal judge denied a motion for early release from so-called “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli, who sought to get out of prison so he could work on a treatment f [...] Read full article: ‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Denied Priso...→

Corrupt ex-Ald. Ambrosio Medrano released from prison over coronavirus concerns

Corrupt ex-Ald. Ambrosio Medrano released from prison over coronavirus concerns

A federal judge once told the thrice-convicted politician he had pulled off an "unprecedented . . . corruption trifecta." Read full article: Corrupt ex-Ald. Ambrosio Medrano release...→

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Trump launches "operation warp speed" effort to develop coronavirus vaccine by year's end

President Trump has launched a new initiative, nicknamed "Operation Warp Speed" to find a coronavirus vaccine. Read full article: Trump launches "operation warp speed" ef...→

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

President Trump on Friday announced a new public-private partnership to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus as part of what's being called “Operation W [...] Read full article: Trump announces public-private partnersh...→

White House to unveil public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine through 'Operation Warp Speed'

White House to unveil public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine through 'Operation Warp Speed'

The White House plans to announce on Friday a new public-private partnership to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus under the so-called “Operation Warp [...] Read full article: White House to unveil public-private par...→

8th inmate dies of coronavirus at Terminal Island federal prison

Nearly 70% of inmate at the low-security prison and 15 staff have tested positive for the coronavirus. Read full article: 8th inmate dies of coronavirus at Termin...→