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Miami Inmate Who Sued Over Jail Conditions Now Has COVID-19

Miami Inmate Who Sued Over Jail Conditions Now Has COVID-19

Anthony Swain is one of several at-risk inmates who filed a federal lawsuit against Miami-Dade Corrections in early April. Read full article: Miami Inmate Who Sued Over Jail Conditio...→

Miami Inmate Who Sued Over Jail Conditions Now Has COVID-19

Miami Inmate Who Sued Over Jail Conditions Now Has COVID-19

Anthony Swain is one of several at-risk inmates who filed a federal lawsuit against Miami-Dade Corrections in early April. Read full article: Miami Inmate Who Sued Over Jail Conditio...→

COVID-19 Giving You Frown Lines? Dr. Miami Offers Drive-Thru Botox

COVID-19 Giving You Frown Lines? Dr. Miami Offers Drive-Thru Botox

If you can get food, alcohol, and groceries from the safety of your open car window, why not a cosmetic procedure, too? Read full article: COVID-19 Giving You Frown Lines? Dr. Mia...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

SAN JOSE — Nurses sent by Santa Clara County to assist beleaguered nursing homes overwhelmed by COVID-19 outbreaks are pushing back, saying the county has fail [...] Read full article: Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to ...→

Miami parking income could vanish completely with Covid-19

Like many local governments, the financial outlook for the agency that manages parking in the City of Miami is bleak because of Covid-19. The Miami Parking Aut [...] Read full article: Miami parking income could vanish comple...→

Inside a Miami Senior Care Facility Battling COVID-19

Inside a Miami Senior Care Facility Battling COVID-19

Residential Plaza at Blue Lagoon is one of many long-term care facilities who have borne the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic. With hundreds of vulnerable sen [...] Read full article: Inside a Miami Senior Care Facility Batt...→

Destruction of habitat and loss of biodiversity are creating the perfect conditions for diseases like COVID-19 to emerge | MinnPost

Destruction of habitat and loss of biodiversity are creating the perfect conditions for diseases like COVID-19 to emerge | MinnPost

“There’s misapprehension among scientists and the public that natural ecosystems are the source of threats to ourselves. It’s a mistake," said scientist Richar [...] Read full article: Destruction of habitat and loss of biodi...→

Amazon warehouse worker tests positive for COVID-19 after demonstrating for safer conditions

Amazon warehouse worker tests positive for COVID-19 after demonstrating for safer conditions

Shantrece Johnson first noticed symptoms April 25 when she started coughing and had to use her inhaler more often than usual. Less than a week later, she teste [...] Read full article: Amazon warehouse worker tests positive f...→

San Francisco Jail Inmate COVID-19-Positive At Booking; Had Been Asymptomatic, Released From Jail 2 Weeks Prior

San Francisco Jail Inmate COVID-19-Positive At Booking; Had Been Asymptomatic, Released From Jail 2 Weeks Prior

A person booked into a San Francisco jail has tested positive for the coronavirus, San Francisco Sheriff Paul Miyamoto announced Tuesday. Read full article: San Francisco Jail Inmate COVID-19-Posit...→

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

A former chief medical officer for the city jails said that the jail was "ill-equipped" to stop the spread of COVID-19, and that jail administrators were destr [...] Read full article: Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside F...→

Miami Dog Needs a Home After Her Owners Died of COVID-19

Miami Dog Needs a Home After Her Owners Died of COVID-19

Animal Services planned to keep Linda until her owners recovered, but her owners died, and there was no one else to take her in. Read full article: Miami Dog Needs a Home After Her Owners ...→

Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island Inmate Families Protest Prison Conditions After 5 Die From Coronavirus

Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island Inmate Families Protest Prison Conditions After 5 Die From Coronavirus

So far, five inmates have died from the virus, and over have the prison population has tested positive. Cases surged 900 percent in one week. Read full article: Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island ...→

'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

"It is a fact that people who are diabetic are at a much higher risk for serious complications should they be infected with Covid 19," Kelly's attorney wrote i [...] Read full article: 'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third B...→

EDITORIAL: How Gov. Pritzker could slow the spread of COVID-19 at Cook County Jail

EDITORIAL: How Gov. Pritzker could slow the spread of COVID-19 at Cook County Jail

The governor should lift an executive order that prevents 120 convicted detainees at the jail from being transferred to state prisons. Read full article: EDITORIAL: How Gov. Pritzker could slow ...→

Florida Keys Inmate Charged With Feeding Iguanas to Alligator at Jail Zoo

Monroe County jail inmate Jason Aaron Gibson was charged Monday with animal cruelty after he was already being held on a vehicle theft charge.... A 12-year-old [...] Read full article: Florida Keys Inmate Charged With Feeding...→

Miami Beach Convention Center to be used for COVID-19 testing

Miami Beach Convention Center to be used for COVID-19 testing

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - The City of Miami Beach will be testing for the coronavirus at the Miami Beach Convention Center to help contain... Read full article: Miami Beach Convention Center to be used...→

Miami-Dade fairgrounds testing site shut down for cleaning after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

Miami-Dade fairgrounds testing site shut down for cleaning after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

SWEETWATER, FLA. (WSVN) - The COVID-19 testing site at the Miami-Dade fairgrounds has been closed until further notice after a staff member tested positive for [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade fairgrounds testing site shut...→

Eighth Inmate at FMC Fort Worth Dies After Contracting COVID-19

Eighth Inmate at FMC Fort Worth Dies After Contracting COVID-19

The Federal Bureau of Prisons confirms an eighth inmate at the Federal Medical Center in Fort Worth has died after contracting the 2019 novel coronavirus. Read full article: Eighth Inmate at FMC Fort Worth Dies Aft...→

Miami Ex-Congressman David Rivera Sued Over Work With Venezuela’s Maduro

Miami Ex-Congressman David Rivera Sued Over Work With Venezuela’s Maduro

A consulting firm owned by a former Miami congressman who was roommates with Sen. Marco Rubio has been sued over allegedly breaking a $50 million consulting co [...] Read full article: Miami Ex-Congressman David Rivera Sued O...→

Coronavirus update: Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify at Senate COVID-19 hearing

Coronavirus update: Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify at Senate COVID-19 hearing

How to safely reopen businesses and schools but not kick off a second wave of coronavirus infections will be a key topic Tuesday as infectious disease experts [...] Read full article: Coronavirus update: Dr. Anthony Fauci to...→

COVID-19 testing at 2 Miami-Dade sites to open for children 12 and older

COVID-19 testing at 2 Miami-Dade sites to open for children 12 and older

WEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez has expanded COVID-19 testing to those who are 12 years old and up. Two sites will... Read full article: COVID-19 testing at 2 Miami-Dade sites t...→

Attorneys for Cook County Jail detainees ask for records on COVID-19 testing

Attorneys for Cook County Jail detainees ask for records on COVID-19 testing

Citing the most recent COVID-19-related detainee death, advocates are questioning whether the sheriff’s office’s has the ability to meet federal court orders o [...] Read full article: Attorneys for Cook County Jail detainees...→

Santa Clara County jail: Third inmate tests positive for COVID-19

Santa Clara County jail: Third inmate tests positive for COVID-19

Inmate is a San Jose arrestee who tested positive with 2 days left in two-week quarantine; now in isolation, Sheriff’s Office says Read full article: Santa Clara County jail: Third inmate te...→

White Supremacist Inmate Pleads for Release After Catching COVID-19

White Supremacist Inmate Pleads for Release After Catching COVID-19

A Villa Ridge man convicted in a vicious attack on a fellow member of a white supremacist gang wants to be released from jail, because... Read full article: White Supremacist Inmate Pleads for Rele...→

Wayne County Jail inmates sue over conditions during COVID-19 outbreak

Wayne County Jail inmates sue over conditions during COVID-19 outbreak

Several attorneys and civil rights groups have filed a federal class-action lawsuit against Sheriff Benny Napoleon and others on behalf of seven inmates, seeki [...] Read full article: Wayne County Jail inmates sue over condi...→

More COVID-19 Cases at Miami Springs Nursing Home

More COVID-19 Cases at Miami Springs Nursing Home

A private long-term care facility in Miami Springs is now being looked at as a warning to others about how more testing could uncover serious coronavirus outbr [...] Read full article: More COVID-19 Cases at Miami Springs Nur...→

Sister-in-law of man who died of COVID-19 critical of Miami Springs nursing home with 106 cases

MIAMI SPRINGS, FLA. (WSVN) - A South Florida woman who lost her brother-in-law to COVID-19 said the assisted living facility where he lived, which health... Read full article: Sister-in-law of man who died of COVID-1...→

Inmate dies in Jefferson County jail cell

Inmate dies in Jefferson County jail cell

An investigation is ongoing, and the coroner’s office will determine the cause and manner of his death. Read full article: Inmate dies in Jefferson County jail cel...→

Inmates sue state over COVID-19 prison conditions

Inmates sue state over COVID-19 prison conditions

LANSING (WXYZ) — With at least 41 Michigan prisoners dying of COVID-19, inmates have filed a class-action lawsuit against the state’s Department of Corrections [...] Read full article: Inmates sue state over COVID-19 prison c...→

Pregnant inmate gives birth on ventilator before dying of COVID-19

Pregnant inmate gives birth on ventilator before dying of COVID-19

A pregnant inmate fell ill with COVID-19 and had to give birth while on a ventilator. Weeks later, she was pronounced dead, according to the Federal Bureau of [...] Read full article: Pregnant inmate gives birth on ventilato...→

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers at restaurants in Los Angeles, Monterey Park and San Jose filed complaints Tuesday, May 19, after CAL/OSHA allegedly failed to act on employ [...] Read full article: McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose alleg...→

Miami Craigslist Remains a Hotbed of Horniness Despite COVID-19

Miami Craigslist Remains a Hotbed of Horniness Despite COVID-19

Some South Floridians are bored at home and looking for someone to talk to. Others are looking to shag like they're Austin Powers. Read full article: Miami Craigslist Remains a Hotbed of Hor...→

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

The inmate, whom officials did not identify, reported to jail officials at the Martinez Detention Facility that a family member had tested positive for the nov [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at Ea...→

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

San Francisco’s ‘Honey Bear’ Artist Raises Over $100,000 For COVID-19 Charities SAN FRANCISCO — Images of ‘Honey Bears’ wearing masks have popped up all around [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By...→

Coronavirus Update: Asymptomatic Inmate At Martinez Jail Tests Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus Update: Asymptomatic Inmate At Martinez Jail Tests Positive For COVID-19

An inmate at the Martinez Detention Facility has tested positive for the coronavirus during a proactive, asymptomatic testing of the jail population, according [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Asymptomatic Inmate ...→

Authorities: Cook County Jail Inmate Switched Identities With Another Inmate, Was Released From Jail While Wearing Mask

Authorities: Cook County Jail Inmate Switched Identities With Another Inmate, Was Released From Jail While Wearing Mask

A Cook County Jail inmate switched identities with another inmate and was wrongfully released while wearing a face mask this past weekend, the Sheriff’s office [...] Read full article: Authorities: Cook County Jail Inmate Swi...→

In video, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau unveils COVID-19 recovery plan

In video, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau unveils COVID-19 recovery plan

MIAMI (WSVN) - While many businesses across the Greater Miami area remain closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, officials in charge of promoting the region.. [...] Read full article: In video, Greater Miami Convention and V...→

2 COVID-19 antibody drive-thru test sites open in Miami-Dade County

2 COVID-19 antibody drive-thru test sites open in Miami-Dade County

BAL HARBOUR, FLA. (WSVN) - Two COVID-19 antibody drive-thru testing sites have opened in Miami Beach and Bal Harbour. Banyan Medical Systems and Pivot Concierg [...] Read full article: 2 COVID-19 antibody drive-thru test site...→

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Social distancing behind the walls may not be possible if summer weather brings a resurgence of arrests, Sheriff Tom Dart’s report on the jail warns. Read full article: Dart touts improvements, warns of securi...→

Miami Springs reports 106 COVID-19 cases at assisted living facility

Miami Springs reports 106 COVID-19 cases at assisted living facility

MIAMI SPRINGS, FLA. (WSVN) - The City of Miami Springs has reported an assisted living facility has over 100 cases of coronavirus. Officials said on... Read full article: Miami Springs reports 106 COVID-19 cases...→

Nationwide sick-outs renew discussion of working conditions amid COVID-19

Nationwide sick-outs renew discussion of working conditions amid COVID-19

The mass action, which has been termed a sick-out, took place on May Day, a bastion for the international labor movement. Read full article: Nationwide sick-outs renew discussion of...→

Essential workers to protest working conditions during COVID-19 on International Worker's Day

Essential workers to protest working conditions during COVID-19 on International Worker's Day

As part of International Worker’s Day on Friday, several groups are using it as an opportunity to call for a change in working conditions during the COVID-19 p [...] Read full article: Essential workers to protest working con...→

COVID-19 Giving You Frown Lines? Dr. Miami Offers Drive-Thru Botox

COVID-19 Giving You Frown Lines? Dr. Miami Offers Drive-Thru Botox

If you can get food, alcohol, and groceries from the safety of your open car window, why not a cosmetic procedure, too? Read full article: COVID-19 Giving You Frown Lines? Dr. Mia...→

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers at restaurants in Los Angeles, Monterey Park and San Jose filed complaints Tuesday, May 19, after CAL/OSHA allegedly failed to act on employ [...] Read full article: McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose alleg...→

Eighth Inmate at FMC Fort Worth Dies After Contracting COVID-19

Eighth Inmate at FMC Fort Worth Dies After Contracting COVID-19

The Federal Bureau of Prisons confirms an eighth inmate at the Federal Medical Center in Fort Worth has died after contracting the 2019 novel coronavirus. Read full article: Eighth Inmate at FMC Fort Worth Dies Aft...→

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

SAN JOSE — Nurses sent by Santa Clara County to assist beleaguered nursing homes overwhelmed by COVID-19 outbreaks are pushing back, saying the county has fail [...] Read full article: Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to ...→

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

The inmate, whom officials did not identify, reported to jail officials at the Martinez Detention Facility that a family member had tested positive for the nov [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at Ea...→

Coronavirus update: Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify at Senate COVID-19 hearing

Coronavirus update: Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify at Senate COVID-19 hearing

How to safely reopen businesses and schools but not kick off a second wave of coronavirus infections will be a key topic Tuesday as infectious disease experts [...] Read full article: Coronavirus update: Dr. Anthony Fauci to...→

Inside a Miami Senior Care Facility Battling COVID-19

Inside a Miami Senior Care Facility Battling COVID-19

Residential Plaza at Blue Lagoon is one of many long-term care facilities who have borne the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic. With hundreds of vulnerable sen [...] Read full article: Inside a Miami Senior Care Facility Batt...→

Attorneys for Cook County Jail detainees ask for records on COVID-19 testing

Attorneys for Cook County Jail detainees ask for records on COVID-19 testing

Citing the most recent COVID-19-related detainee death, advocates are questioning whether the sheriff’s office’s has the ability to meet federal court orders o [...] Read full article: Attorneys for Cook County Jail detainees...→

Amazon warehouse worker tests positive for COVID-19 after demonstrating for safer conditions

Amazon warehouse worker tests positive for COVID-19 after demonstrating for safer conditions

Shantrece Johnson first noticed symptoms April 25 when she started coughing and had to use her inhaler more often than usual. Less than a week later, she teste [...] Read full article: Amazon warehouse worker tests positive f...→

Authorities: Cook County Jail Inmate Switched Identities With Another Inmate, Was Released From Jail While Wearing Mask

Authorities: Cook County Jail Inmate Switched Identities With Another Inmate, Was Released From Jail While Wearing Mask

A Cook County Jail inmate switched identities with another inmate and was wrongfully released while wearing a face mask this past weekend, the Sheriff’s office [...] Read full article: Authorities: Cook County Jail Inmate Swi...→

White Supremacist Inmate Pleads for Release After Catching COVID-19

White Supremacist Inmate Pleads for Release After Catching COVID-19

A Villa Ridge man convicted in a vicious attack on a fellow member of a white supremacist gang wants to be released from jail, because... Read full article: White Supremacist Inmate Pleads for Rele...→

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

A former chief medical officer for the city jails said that the jail was "ill-equipped" to stop the spread of COVID-19, and that jail administrators were destr [...] Read full article: Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside F...→

2 COVID-19 antibody drive-thru test sites open in Miami-Dade County

2 COVID-19 antibody drive-thru test sites open in Miami-Dade County

BAL HARBOUR, FLA. (WSVN) - Two COVID-19 antibody drive-thru testing sites have opened in Miami Beach and Bal Harbour. Banyan Medical Systems and Pivot Concierg [...] Read full article: 2 COVID-19 antibody drive-thru test site...→

More COVID-19 Cases at Miami Springs Nursing Home

More COVID-19 Cases at Miami Springs Nursing Home

A private long-term care facility in Miami Springs is now being looked at as a warning to others about how more testing could uncover serious coronavirus outbr [...] Read full article: More COVID-19 Cases at Miami Springs Nur...→

Miami Dog Needs a Home After Her Owners Died of COVID-19

Miami Dog Needs a Home After Her Owners Died of COVID-19

Animal Services planned to keep Linda until her owners recovered, but her owners died, and there was no one else to take her in. Read full article: Miami Dog Needs a Home After Her Owners ...→

Miami Springs reports 106 COVID-19 cases at assisted living facility

Miami Springs reports 106 COVID-19 cases at assisted living facility

MIAMI SPRINGS, FLA. (WSVN) - The City of Miami Springs has reported an assisted living facility has over 100 cases of coronavirus. Officials said on... Read full article: Miami Springs reports 106 COVID-19 cases...→

Inmate dies in Jefferson County jail cell

Inmate dies in Jefferson County jail cell

An investigation is ongoing, and the coroner’s office will determine the cause and manner of his death. Read full article: Inmate dies in Jefferson County jail cel...→

'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

"It is a fact that people who are diabetic are at a much higher risk for serious complications should they be infected with Covid 19," Kelly's attorney wrote i [...] Read full article: 'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third B...→

Essential workers to protest working conditions during COVID-19 on International Worker's Day

Essential workers to protest working conditions during COVID-19 on International Worker's Day

As part of International Worker’s Day on Friday, several groups are using it as an opportunity to call for a change in working conditions during the COVID-19 p [...] Read full article: Essential workers to protest working con...→

Inmates sue state over COVID-19 prison conditions

Inmates sue state over COVID-19 prison conditions

LANSING (WXYZ) — With at least 41 Michigan prisoners dying of COVID-19, inmates have filed a class-action lawsuit against the state’s Department of Corrections [...] Read full article: Inmates sue state over COVID-19 prison c...→

Florida Keys Inmate Charged With Feeding Iguanas to Alligator at Jail Zoo

Monroe County jail inmate Jason Aaron Gibson was charged Monday with animal cruelty after he was already being held on a vehicle theft charge.... A 12-year-old [...] Read full article: Florida Keys Inmate Charged With Feeding...→

Pregnant inmate gives birth on ventilator before dying of COVID-19

Pregnant inmate gives birth on ventilator before dying of COVID-19

A pregnant inmate fell ill with COVID-19 and had to give birth while on a ventilator. Weeks later, she was pronounced dead, according to the Federal Bureau of [...] Read full article: Pregnant inmate gives birth on ventilato...→

Miami Beach Convention Center to be used for COVID-19 testing

Miami Beach Convention Center to be used for COVID-19 testing

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - The City of Miami Beach will be testing for the coronavirus at the Miami Beach Convention Center to help contain... Read full article: Miami Beach Convention Center to be used...→

Miami-Dade fairgrounds testing site shut down for cleaning after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

Miami-Dade fairgrounds testing site shut down for cleaning after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

SWEETWATER, FLA. (WSVN) - The COVID-19 testing site at the Miami-Dade fairgrounds has been closed until further notice after a staff member tested positive for [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade fairgrounds testing site shut...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

Miami Craigslist Remains a Hotbed of Horniness Despite COVID-19

Miami Craigslist Remains a Hotbed of Horniness Despite COVID-19

Some South Floridians are bored at home and looking for someone to talk to. Others are looking to shag like they're Austin Powers. Read full article: Miami Craigslist Remains a Hotbed of Hor...→

Miami Ex-Congressman David Rivera Sued Over Work With Venezuela’s Maduro

Miami Ex-Congressman David Rivera Sued Over Work With Venezuela’s Maduro

A consulting firm owned by a former Miami congressman who was roommates with Sen. Marco Rubio has been sued over allegedly breaking a $50 million consulting co [...] Read full article: Miami Ex-Congressman David Rivera Sued O...→

Miami parking income could vanish completely with Covid-19

Like many local governments, the financial outlook for the agency that manages parking in the City of Miami is bleak because of Covid-19. The Miami Parking Aut [...] Read full article: Miami parking income could vanish comple...→

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

San Francisco’s ‘Honey Bear’ Artist Raises Over $100,000 For COVID-19 Charities SAN FRANCISCO — Images of ‘Honey Bears’ wearing masks have popped up all around [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By...→

COVID-19 testing at 2 Miami-Dade sites to open for children 12 and older

COVID-19 testing at 2 Miami-Dade sites to open for children 12 and older

WEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez has expanded COVID-19 testing to those who are 12 years old and up. Two sites will... Read full article: COVID-19 testing at 2 Miami-Dade sites t...→

Destruction of habitat and loss of biodiversity are creating the perfect conditions for diseases like COVID-19 to emerge | MinnPost

Destruction of habitat and loss of biodiversity are creating the perfect conditions for diseases like COVID-19 to emerge | MinnPost

“There’s misapprehension among scientists and the public that natural ecosystems are the source of threats to ourselves. It’s a mistake," said scientist Richar [...] Read full article: Destruction of habitat and loss of biodi...→

Coronavirus Update: Asymptomatic Inmate At Martinez Jail Tests Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus Update: Asymptomatic Inmate At Martinez Jail Tests Positive For COVID-19

An inmate at the Martinez Detention Facility has tested positive for the coronavirus during a proactive, asymptomatic testing of the jail population, according [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Asymptomatic Inmate ...→

Santa Clara County jail: Third inmate tests positive for COVID-19

Santa Clara County jail: Third inmate tests positive for COVID-19

Inmate is a San Jose arrestee who tested positive with 2 days left in two-week quarantine; now in isolation, Sheriff’s Office says Read full article: Santa Clara County jail: Third inmate te...→

San Francisco Jail Inmate COVID-19-Positive At Booking; Had Been Asymptomatic, Released From Jail 2 Weeks Prior

San Francisco Jail Inmate COVID-19-Positive At Booking; Had Been Asymptomatic, Released From Jail 2 Weeks Prior

A person booked into a San Francisco jail has tested positive for the coronavirus, San Francisco Sheriff Paul Miyamoto announced Tuesday. Read full article: San Francisco Jail Inmate COVID-19-Posit...→

In video, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau unveils COVID-19 recovery plan

In video, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau unveils COVID-19 recovery plan

MIAMI (WSVN) - While many businesses across the Greater Miami area remain closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, officials in charge of promoting the region.. [...] Read full article: In video, Greater Miami Convention and V...→

Wayne County Jail inmates sue over conditions during COVID-19 outbreak

Wayne County Jail inmates sue over conditions during COVID-19 outbreak

Several attorneys and civil rights groups have filed a federal class-action lawsuit against Sheriff Benny Napoleon and others on behalf of seven inmates, seeki [...] Read full article: Wayne County Jail inmates sue over condi...→

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Social distancing behind the walls may not be possible if summer weather brings a resurgence of arrests, Sheriff Tom Dart’s report on the jail warns. Read full article: Dart touts improvements, warns of securi...→

Sister-in-law of man who died of COVID-19 critical of Miami Springs nursing home with 106 cases

MIAMI SPRINGS, FLA. (WSVN) - A South Florida woman who lost her brother-in-law to COVID-19 said the assisted living facility where he lived, which health... Read full article: Sister-in-law of man who died of COVID-1...→

Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island Inmate Families Protest Prison Conditions After 5 Die From Coronavirus

Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island Inmate Families Protest Prison Conditions After 5 Die From Coronavirus

So far, five inmates have died from the virus, and over have the prison population has tested positive. Cases surged 900 percent in one week. Read full article: Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island ...→

Nationwide sick-outs renew discussion of working conditions amid COVID-19

Nationwide sick-outs renew discussion of working conditions amid COVID-19

The mass action, which has been termed a sick-out, took place on May Day, a bastion for the international labor movement. Read full article: Nationwide sick-outs renew discussion of...→

EDITORIAL: How Gov. Pritzker could slow the spread of COVID-19 at Cook County Jail

EDITORIAL: How Gov. Pritzker could slow the spread of COVID-19 at Cook County Jail

The governor should lift an executive order that prevents 120 convicted detainees at the jail from being transferred to state prisons. Read full article: EDITORIAL: How Gov. Pritzker could slow ...→

COVID-19 Giving You Frown Lines? Dr. Miami Offers Drive-Thru Botox

COVID-19 Giving You Frown Lines? Dr. Miami Offers Drive-Thru Botox

If you can get food, alcohol, and groceries from the safety of your open car window, why not a cosmetic procedure, too? Read full article: COVID-19 Giving You Frown Lines? Dr. Mia...→

Miami-Dade fairgrounds testing site shut down for cleaning after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

Miami-Dade fairgrounds testing site shut down for cleaning after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

SWEETWATER, FLA. (WSVN) - The COVID-19 testing site at the Miami-Dade fairgrounds has been closed until further notice after a staff member tested positive for [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade fairgrounds testing site shut...→

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers at restaurants in Los Angeles, Monterey Park and San Jose filed complaints Tuesday, May 19, after CAL/OSHA allegedly failed to act on employ [...] Read full article: McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose alleg...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

Eighth Inmate at FMC Fort Worth Dies After Contracting COVID-19

Eighth Inmate at FMC Fort Worth Dies After Contracting COVID-19

The Federal Bureau of Prisons confirms an eighth inmate at the Federal Medical Center in Fort Worth has died after contracting the 2019 novel coronavirus. Read full article: Eighth Inmate at FMC Fort Worth Dies Aft...→

Miami Craigslist Remains a Hotbed of Horniness Despite COVID-19

Miami Craigslist Remains a Hotbed of Horniness Despite COVID-19

Some South Floridians are bored at home and looking for someone to talk to. Others are looking to shag like they're Austin Powers. Read full article: Miami Craigslist Remains a Hotbed of Hor...→

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

SAN JOSE — Nurses sent by Santa Clara County to assist beleaguered nursing homes overwhelmed by COVID-19 outbreaks are pushing back, saying the county has fail [...] Read full article: Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to ...→

Miami Ex-Congressman David Rivera Sued Over Work With Venezuela’s Maduro

Miami Ex-Congressman David Rivera Sued Over Work With Venezuela’s Maduro

A consulting firm owned by a former Miami congressman who was roommates with Sen. Marco Rubio has been sued over allegedly breaking a $50 million consulting co [...] Read full article: Miami Ex-Congressman David Rivera Sued O...→

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at East Bay jail

The inmate, whom officials did not identify, reported to jail officials at the Martinez Detention Facility that a family member had tested positive for the nov [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Inmate tests positive at Ea...→

Miami parking income could vanish completely with Covid-19

Like many local governments, the financial outlook for the agency that manages parking in the City of Miami is bleak because of Covid-19. The Miami Parking Aut [...] Read full article: Miami parking income could vanish comple...→

Coronavirus update: Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify at Senate COVID-19 hearing

Coronavirus update: Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify at Senate COVID-19 hearing

How to safely reopen businesses and schools but not kick off a second wave of coronavirus infections will be a key topic Tuesday as infectious disease experts [...] Read full article: Coronavirus update: Dr. Anthony Fauci to...→

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

San Francisco’s ‘Honey Bear’ Artist Raises Over $100,000 For COVID-19 Charities SAN FRANCISCO — Images of ‘Honey Bears’ wearing masks have popped up all around [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By...→

Inside a Miami Senior Care Facility Battling COVID-19

Inside a Miami Senior Care Facility Battling COVID-19

Residential Plaza at Blue Lagoon is one of many long-term care facilities who have borne the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic. With hundreds of vulnerable sen [...] Read full article: Inside a Miami Senior Care Facility Batt...→

COVID-19 testing at 2 Miami-Dade sites to open for children 12 and older

COVID-19 testing at 2 Miami-Dade sites to open for children 12 and older

WEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez has expanded COVID-19 testing to those who are 12 years old and up. Two sites will... Read full article: COVID-19 testing at 2 Miami-Dade sites t...→

Destruction of habitat and loss of biodiversity are creating the perfect conditions for diseases like COVID-19 to emerge | MinnPost

Destruction of habitat and loss of biodiversity are creating the perfect conditions for diseases like COVID-19 to emerge | MinnPost

“There’s misapprehension among scientists and the public that natural ecosystems are the source of threats to ourselves. It’s a mistake," said scientist Richar [...] Read full article: Destruction of habitat and loss of biodi...→

Attorneys for Cook County Jail detainees ask for records on COVID-19 testing

Attorneys for Cook County Jail detainees ask for records on COVID-19 testing

Citing the most recent COVID-19-related detainee death, advocates are questioning whether the sheriff’s office’s has the ability to meet federal court orders o [...] Read full article: Attorneys for Cook County Jail detainees...→

Coronavirus Update: Asymptomatic Inmate At Martinez Jail Tests Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus Update: Asymptomatic Inmate At Martinez Jail Tests Positive For COVID-19

An inmate at the Martinez Detention Facility has tested positive for the coronavirus during a proactive, asymptomatic testing of the jail population, according [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Asymptomatic Inmate ...→

Amazon warehouse worker tests positive for COVID-19 after demonstrating for safer conditions

Amazon warehouse worker tests positive for COVID-19 after demonstrating for safer conditions

Shantrece Johnson first noticed symptoms April 25 when she started coughing and had to use her inhaler more often than usual. Less than a week later, she teste [...] Read full article: Amazon warehouse worker tests positive f...→

Santa Clara County jail: Third inmate tests positive for COVID-19

Santa Clara County jail: Third inmate tests positive for COVID-19

Inmate is a San Jose arrestee who tested positive with 2 days left in two-week quarantine; now in isolation, Sheriff’s Office says Read full article: Santa Clara County jail: Third inmate te...→

Authorities: Cook County Jail Inmate Switched Identities With Another Inmate, Was Released From Jail While Wearing Mask

Authorities: Cook County Jail Inmate Switched Identities With Another Inmate, Was Released From Jail While Wearing Mask

A Cook County Jail inmate switched identities with another inmate and was wrongfully released while wearing a face mask this past weekend, the Sheriff’s office [...] Read full article: Authorities: Cook County Jail Inmate Swi...→

San Francisco Jail Inmate COVID-19-Positive At Booking; Had Been Asymptomatic, Released From Jail 2 Weeks Prior

San Francisco Jail Inmate COVID-19-Positive At Booking; Had Been Asymptomatic, Released From Jail 2 Weeks Prior

A person booked into a San Francisco jail has tested positive for the coronavirus, San Francisco Sheriff Paul Miyamoto announced Tuesday. Read full article: San Francisco Jail Inmate COVID-19-Posit...→

White Supremacist Inmate Pleads for Release After Catching COVID-19

White Supremacist Inmate Pleads for Release After Catching COVID-19

A Villa Ridge man convicted in a vicious attack on a fellow member of a white supremacist gang wants to be released from jail, because... Read full article: White Supremacist Inmate Pleads for Rele...→

In video, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau unveils COVID-19 recovery plan

In video, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau unveils COVID-19 recovery plan

MIAMI (WSVN) - While many businesses across the Greater Miami area remain closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, officials in charge of promoting the region.. [...] Read full article: In video, Greater Miami Convention and V...→

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

A former chief medical officer for the city jails said that the jail was "ill-equipped" to stop the spread of COVID-19, and that jail administrators were destr [...] Read full article: Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside F...→

Wayne County Jail inmates sue over conditions during COVID-19 outbreak

Wayne County Jail inmates sue over conditions during COVID-19 outbreak

Several attorneys and civil rights groups have filed a federal class-action lawsuit against Sheriff Benny Napoleon and others on behalf of seven inmates, seeki [...] Read full article: Wayne County Jail inmates sue over condi...→

2 COVID-19 antibody drive-thru test sites open in Miami-Dade County

2 COVID-19 antibody drive-thru test sites open in Miami-Dade County

BAL HARBOUR, FLA. (WSVN) - Two COVID-19 antibody drive-thru testing sites have opened in Miami Beach and Bal Harbour. Banyan Medical Systems and Pivot Concierg [...] Read full article: 2 COVID-19 antibody drive-thru test site...→

More COVID-19 Cases at Miami Springs Nursing Home

More COVID-19 Cases at Miami Springs Nursing Home

A private long-term care facility in Miami Springs is now being looked at as a warning to others about how more testing could uncover serious coronavirus outbr [...] Read full article: More COVID-19 Cases at Miami Springs Nur...→

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Social distancing behind the walls may not be possible if summer weather brings a resurgence of arrests, Sheriff Tom Dart’s report on the jail warns. Read full article: Dart touts improvements, warns of securi...→

Miami Dog Needs a Home After Her Owners Died of COVID-19

Miami Dog Needs a Home After Her Owners Died of COVID-19

Animal Services planned to keep Linda until her owners recovered, but her owners died, and there was no one else to take her in. Read full article: Miami Dog Needs a Home After Her Owners ...→

Sister-in-law of man who died of COVID-19 critical of Miami Springs nursing home with 106 cases

MIAMI SPRINGS, FLA. (WSVN) - A South Florida woman who lost her brother-in-law to COVID-19 said the assisted living facility where he lived, which health... Read full article: Sister-in-law of man who died of COVID-1...→

Miami Springs reports 106 COVID-19 cases at assisted living facility

Miami Springs reports 106 COVID-19 cases at assisted living facility

MIAMI SPRINGS, FLA. (WSVN) - The City of Miami Springs has reported an assisted living facility has over 100 cases of coronavirus. Officials said on... Read full article: Miami Springs reports 106 COVID-19 cases...→

Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island Inmate Families Protest Prison Conditions After 5 Die From Coronavirus

Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island Inmate Families Protest Prison Conditions After 5 Die From Coronavirus

So far, five inmates have died from the virus, and over have the prison population has tested positive. Cases surged 900 percent in one week. Read full article: Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island ...→

Inmate dies in Jefferson County jail cell

Inmate dies in Jefferson County jail cell

An investigation is ongoing, and the coroner’s office will determine the cause and manner of his death. Read full article: Inmate dies in Jefferson County jail cel...→

Nationwide sick-outs renew discussion of working conditions amid COVID-19

Nationwide sick-outs renew discussion of working conditions amid COVID-19

The mass action, which has been termed a sick-out, took place on May Day, a bastion for the international labor movement. Read full article: Nationwide sick-outs renew discussion of...→

'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

"It is a fact that people who are diabetic are at a much higher risk for serious complications should they be infected with Covid 19," Kelly's attorney wrote i [...] Read full article: 'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third B...→

Essential workers to protest working conditions during COVID-19 on International Worker's Day

Essential workers to protest working conditions during COVID-19 on International Worker's Day

As part of International Worker’s Day on Friday, several groups are using it as an opportunity to call for a change in working conditions during the COVID-19 p [...] Read full article: Essential workers to protest working con...→

EDITORIAL: How Gov. Pritzker could slow the spread of COVID-19 at Cook County Jail

EDITORIAL: How Gov. Pritzker could slow the spread of COVID-19 at Cook County Jail

The governor should lift an executive order that prevents 120 convicted detainees at the jail from being transferred to state prisons. Read full article: EDITORIAL: How Gov. Pritzker could slow ...→

Inmates sue state over COVID-19 prison conditions

Inmates sue state over COVID-19 prison conditions

LANSING (WXYZ) — With at least 41 Michigan prisoners dying of COVID-19, inmates have filed a class-action lawsuit against the state’s Department of Corrections [...] Read full article: Inmates sue state over COVID-19 prison c...→

Florida Keys Inmate Charged With Feeding Iguanas to Alligator at Jail Zoo

Monroe County jail inmate Jason Aaron Gibson was charged Monday with animal cruelty after he was already being held on a vehicle theft charge.... A 12-year-old [...] Read full article: Florida Keys Inmate Charged With Feeding...→

Pregnant inmate gives birth on ventilator before dying of COVID-19

Pregnant inmate gives birth on ventilator before dying of COVID-19

A pregnant inmate fell ill with COVID-19 and had to give birth while on a ventilator. Weeks later, she was pronounced dead, according to the Federal Bureau of [...] Read full article: Pregnant inmate gives birth on ventilato...→

Miami Beach Convention Center to be used for COVID-19 testing

Miami Beach Convention Center to be used for COVID-19 testing

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - The City of Miami Beach will be testing for the coronavirus at the Miami Beach Convention Center to help contain... Read full article: Miami Beach Convention Center to be used...→