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Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

The lead health officer for Montgomery County, Maryland, advised protesters to be as safe as possible when gathered in large crowds. Read full article: Montgomery County health officer advises...→

Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

Montgomery County health officer advises protesters to take precautions | WTOP

The lead health officer for Montgomery County, Maryland, advised protesters to be as safe as possible when gathered in large crowds. Read full article: Montgomery County health officer advises...→

San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air Travel with New Health Precautions - Times of San Diego

As travel slowly picks up from the pandemic, San Diego International Airport is being outfitted to handle the increase without compromising public health. Read full article: San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

Protesters Demand Prosecutions, Not Murals, From Solano County District Attorney Krishna Abrams

Protesters Demand Prosecutions, Not Murals, From Solano County District Attorney Krishna Abrams

Protesters gathered outside the offices of Solano County District Attorney Krishna Abrams Monday, demanding she recuse herself from investigations of officer-i [...] Read full article: Protesters Demand Prosecutions, Not Mura...→

Health precautions 'game-time decision' for Trump’s Arizona gathering, organizers say

Health precautions 'game-time decision' for Trump’s Arizona gathering, organizers say

President Donald Trump will travel Tuesday to Arizona to address supporters at a large, indoor gathering opposed by local officials. Read full article: Health precautions 'game-time decision' ...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

King of Prussia Doctor Among 9 to Test Positive for Coronavirus in Montgomery County

King of Prussia Doctor Among 9 to Test Positive for Coronavirus in Montgomery County

A doctor who works at a King of Prussia health facility is one of the 15 cases of the new coronavirus in Pennsylvania, health officials said. Read full article: King of Prussia Doctor Among 9 to Test P...→

Racist Rant Against Puerto Rican Woman Caught on Camera at Montgomery County Store

Racist Rant Against Puerto Rican Woman Caught on Camera at Montgomery County Store

A routine shopping trip at a Montgomery County store turned into a racist rant against a Puerto Rican woman. Read full article: Racist Rant Against Puerto Rican Woman C...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Commissioners have declared racism a public health emergency, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read full article: Dallas County Declares Racism a Public H...→

McEnany hits media for health concerns over rally: ‘You should exhibit that same concern for the protesters’

McEnany hits media for health concerns over rally: ‘You should exhibit that same concern for the protesters’

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany faced a barrage of questions from the media on Wednesday over coronavirus concerns ahead of President Trump’s rall [...] Read full article: McEnany hits media for health concerns o...→

Montgomery County police highlight new use-of-force policy | WTOP

Montgomery County police highlight new use-of-force policy | WTOP

Montgomery County officers are now required to step in “when force is being inappropriately applied or is no longer required.” Read full article: Montgomery County police highlight new u...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

Outcry in California after officer says slapping protesters is 100% ‘justified’ 

Outcry in California after officer says slapping protesters is 100% ‘justified’ 

Activists in Antioch, Calif., are heated after the president of the city’s police union wrote on Facebook that slapping a protester who flipped off a cop would [...] Read full article: Outcry in California after officer says ...→

Watch – BHAZ Protesters Harass Black Officer: ‘Her Ancestors Are Upset with Her’

Watch – BHAZ Protesters Harass Black Officer: ‘Her Ancestors Are Upset with Her’

Protesters in D.C. on Monday harassed a black female officer, telling her that her ancestors are "upset with her." Read full article: Watch – BHAZ Protesters Harass Black Off...→

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

The COVID-19 case total in San Diego County now sits just under 11,100 cases as the county has recorded two straight days of over 300 new positive tests. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

MORE: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen... MORE: Orange County Reports 288 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Additional Deaths M [...] Read full article: Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops ...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

The city of Berkeley and Alameda County health officials on Thursday announced a new order that allows for the reopening of outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor [...] Read full article: Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Healt...→

Inspectors canvass Montgomery County before Phase Two of COVID-19 reopening | WTOP

As Montgomery County, Maryland, gets ready for Phase Two of its reopening Friday, some county workers are chipping in to make sure the process is going smoothl [...] Read full article: Inspectors canvass Montgomery County bef...→

Montgomery County Looks to Remove Confederate Street Names

Montgomery County Looks to Remove Confederate Street Names

The county council in Maryland’s most populous jurisdiction is working to replace street names connected to the Confederacy Read full article: Montgomery County Looks to Remove Confed...→

Montgomery County says more community testing events are coming soon | WTOP

Montgomery County, Maryland, is planning additional testing events that will focus on ZIP codes that have seen a high number of coronavirus cases. Read full article: Montgomery County says more community te...→

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

A Salem police captain has been demoted two levels to sergeant after she tweeted from the department's official account criticizing protesters in Boston.  Read full article: Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Critic...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County health officials this weekend reported 310 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths, raising the region’s totals to 10,794 cases while the [...] Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Dr. Cody says she understands the economic impact and the frustrations with the coronavirus lockdown, but “you can help someone who lost a business or a job. I [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara...→

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Friday night marked the first, and maybe happiest, happy hour around L.A. County in a while, as bars were able to reopen after three months shut down due to co [...] Read full article: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health...→

Men should limit alcohol intake to one drink a day for better health, federal committee advises

Men should limit alcohol intake to one drink a day for better health, federal committee advises

A federal committee is working to tighten its nutritional guidelines, and now suggests limiting alcohol intake to one drink per day for men, down from two.  Read full article: Men should limit alcohol intake to one d...→

Protesters call for defunding of Cook County Jail

Protesters call for defunding of Cook County Jail

"We have pumped more and more money into mass incarceration and our communities are no safer," said Tanya Watkins, executive director of South Siders Organizin [...] Read full article: Protesters call for defunding of Cook Co...→

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

“COVID-19 was a concern, but the anguish of witnessing another black man being murdered by the police with absolute disregard overpowered my fears of the coron [...] Read full article: Black health experts view protesters wit...→

Montgomery County officials detail Phase Two, announce youth jobs program | WTOP

Montgomery County, Maryland, is set to enter Phase Two of the lifting of COVID-19 safety regulations on Friday at 5 p.m., but officials on Wednesday emphasized [...] Read full article: Montgomery County officials detail Phase...→

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→

San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air Travel with New Health Precautions - Times of San Diego

As travel slowly picks up from the pandemic, San Diego International Airport is being outfitted to handle the increase without compromising public health. Read full article: San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air...→

Montgomery County says more community testing events are coming soon | WTOP

Montgomery County, Maryland, is planning additional testing events that will focus on ZIP codes that have seen a high number of coronavirus cases. Read full article: Montgomery County says more community te...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Watch – BHAZ Protesters Harass Black Officer: ‘Her Ancestors Are Upset with Her’

Watch – BHAZ Protesters Harass Black Officer: ‘Her Ancestors Are Upset with Her’

Protesters in D.C. on Monday harassed a black female officer, telling her that her ancestors are "upset with her." Read full article: Watch – BHAZ Protesters Harass Black Off...→

Protesters Demand Prosecutions, Not Murals, From Solano County District Attorney Krishna Abrams

Protesters Demand Prosecutions, Not Murals, From Solano County District Attorney Krishna Abrams

Protesters gathered outside the offices of Solano County District Attorney Krishna Abrams Monday, demanding she recuse herself from investigations of officer-i [...] Read full article: Protesters Demand Prosecutions, Not Mura...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

King of Prussia Doctor Among 9 to Test Positive for Coronavirus in Montgomery County

King of Prussia Doctor Among 9 to Test Positive for Coronavirus in Montgomery County

A doctor who works at a King of Prussia health facility is one of the 15 cases of the new coronavirus in Pennsylvania, health officials said. Read full article: King of Prussia Doctor Among 9 to Test P...→

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Dr. Cody says she understands the economic impact and the frustrations with the coronavirus lockdown, but “you can help someone who lost a business or a job. I [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara...→

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

MORE: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen... MORE: Orange County Reports 288 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Additional Deaths M [...] Read full article: Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops ...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

Men should limit alcohol intake to one drink a day for better health, federal committee advises

Men should limit alcohol intake to one drink a day for better health, federal committee advises

A federal committee is working to tighten its nutritional guidelines, and now suggests limiting alcohol intake to one drink per day for men, down from two.  Read full article: Men should limit alcohol intake to one d...→

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

The city of Berkeley and Alameda County health officials on Thursday announced a new order that allows for the reopening of outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor [...] Read full article: Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Healt...→

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

“COVID-19 was a concern, but the anguish of witnessing another black man being murdered by the police with absolute disregard overpowered my fears of the coron [...] Read full article: Black health experts view protesters wit...→

Montgomery County Looks to Remove Confederate Street Names

Montgomery County Looks to Remove Confederate Street Names

The county council in Maryland’s most populous jurisdiction is working to replace street names connected to the Confederacy Read full article: Montgomery County Looks to Remove Confed...→

McEnany hits media for health concerns over rally: ‘You should exhibit that same concern for the protesters’

McEnany hits media for health concerns over rally: ‘You should exhibit that same concern for the protesters’

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany faced a barrage of questions from the media on Wednesday over coronavirus concerns ahead of President Trump’s rall [...] Read full article: McEnany hits media for health concerns o...→

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

A Salem police captain has been demoted two levels to sergeant after she tweeted from the department's official account criticizing protesters in Boston.  Read full article: Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Critic...→

Outcry in California after officer says slapping protesters is 100% ‘justified’ 

Outcry in California after officer says slapping protesters is 100% ‘justified’ 

Activists in Antioch, Calif., are heated after the president of the city’s police union wrote on Facebook that slapping a protester who flipped off a cop would [...] Read full article: Outcry in California after officer says ...→

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

The COVID-19 case total in San Diego County now sits just under 11,100 cases as the county has recorded two straight days of over 300 new positive tests. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Health precautions 'game-time decision' for Trump’s Arizona gathering, organizers say

Health precautions 'game-time decision' for Trump’s Arizona gathering, organizers say

President Donald Trump will travel Tuesday to Arizona to address supporters at a large, indoor gathering opposed by local officials. Read full article: Health precautions 'game-time decision' ...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County health officials this weekend reported 310 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths, raising the region’s totals to 10,794 cases while the [...] Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Racist Rant Against Puerto Rican Woman Caught on Camera at Montgomery County Store

Racist Rant Against Puerto Rican Woman Caught on Camera at Montgomery County Store

A routine shopping trip at a Montgomery County store turned into a racist rant against a Puerto Rican woman. Read full article: Racist Rant Against Puerto Rican Woman C...→

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Friday night marked the first, and maybe happiest, happy hour around L.A. County in a while, as bars were able to reopen after three months shut down due to co [...] Read full article: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Protesters call for defunding of Cook County Jail

Protesters call for defunding of Cook County Jail

"We have pumped more and more money into mass incarceration and our communities are no safer," said Tanya Watkins, executive director of South Siders Organizin [...] Read full article: Protesters call for defunding of Cook Co...→

Inspectors canvass Montgomery County before Phase Two of COVID-19 reopening | WTOP

As Montgomery County, Maryland, gets ready for Phase Two of its reopening Friday, some county workers are chipping in to make sure the process is going smoothl [...] Read full article: Inspectors canvass Montgomery County bef...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Commissioners have declared racism a public health emergency, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read full article: Dallas County Declares Racism a Public H...→

Montgomery County officials detail Phase Two, announce youth jobs program | WTOP

Montgomery County, Maryland, is set to enter Phase Two of the lifting of COVID-19 safety regulations on Friday at 5 p.m., but officials on Wednesday emphasized [...] Read full article: Montgomery County officials detail Phase...→

Montgomery County police highlight new use-of-force policy | WTOP

Montgomery County police highlight new use-of-force policy | WTOP

Montgomery County officers are now required to step in “when force is being inappropriately applied or is no longer required.” Read full article: Montgomery County police highlight new u...→

San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air Travel with New Health Precautions - Times of San Diego

As travel slowly picks up from the pandemic, San Diego International Airport is being outfitted to handle the increase without compromising public health. Read full article: San Diego Airport Preps for Resuming Air...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

Montgomery County says more community testing events are coming soon | WTOP

Montgomery County, Maryland, is planning additional testing events that will focus on ZIP codes that have seen a high number of coronavirus cases. Read full article: Montgomery County says more community te...→

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

A Salem police captain has been demoted two levels to sergeant after she tweeted from the department's official account criticizing protesters in Boston.  Read full article: Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Critic...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

Outcry in California after officer says slapping protesters is 100% ‘justified’ 

Outcry in California after officer says slapping protesters is 100% ‘justified’ 

Activists in Antioch, Calif., are heated after the president of the city’s police union wrote on Facebook that slapping a protester who flipped off a cop would [...] Read full article: Outcry in California after officer says ...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Watch – BHAZ Protesters Harass Black Officer: ‘Her Ancestors Are Upset with Her’

Watch – BHAZ Protesters Harass Black Officer: ‘Her Ancestors Are Upset with Her’

Protesters in D.C. on Monday harassed a black female officer, telling her that her ancestors are "upset with her." Read full article: Watch – BHAZ Protesters Harass Black Off...→

Protesters Demand Prosecutions, Not Murals, From Solano County District Attorney Krishna Abrams

Protesters Demand Prosecutions, Not Murals, From Solano County District Attorney Krishna Abrams

Protesters gathered outside the offices of Solano County District Attorney Krishna Abrams Monday, demanding she recuse herself from investigations of officer-i [...] Read full article: Protesters Demand Prosecutions, Not Mura...→

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

The COVID-19 case total in San Diego County now sits just under 11,100 cases as the county has recorded two straight days of over 300 new positive tests. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Health precautions 'game-time decision' for Trump’s Arizona gathering, organizers say

Health precautions 'game-time decision' for Trump’s Arizona gathering, organizers say

President Donald Trump will travel Tuesday to Arizona to address supporters at a large, indoor gathering opposed by local officials. Read full article: Health precautions 'game-time decision' ...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County health officials this weekend reported 310 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths, raising the region’s totals to 10,794 cases while the [...] Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

King of Prussia Doctor Among 9 to Test Positive for Coronavirus in Montgomery County

King of Prussia Doctor Among 9 to Test Positive for Coronavirus in Montgomery County

A doctor who works at a King of Prussia health facility is one of the 15 cases of the new coronavirus in Pennsylvania, health officials said. Read full article: King of Prussia Doctor Among 9 to Test P...→

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Dr. Cody says she understands the economic impact and the frustrations with the coronavirus lockdown, but “you can help someone who lost a business or a job. I [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara...→

Racist Rant Against Puerto Rican Woman Caught on Camera at Montgomery County Store

Racist Rant Against Puerto Rican Woman Caught on Camera at Montgomery County Store

A routine shopping trip at a Montgomery County store turned into a racist rant against a Puerto Rican woman. Read full article: Racist Rant Against Puerto Rican Woman C...→

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops Reopen Under Strict Health Guidelines

MORE: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen... MORE: Orange County Reports 288 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Additional Deaths M [...] Read full article: Orange County Nail Salons, Tattoo Shops ...→

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Friday night marked the first, and maybe happiest, happy hour around L.A. County in a while, as bars were able to reopen after three months shut down due to co [...] Read full article: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Men should limit alcohol intake to one drink a day for better health, federal committee advises

Men should limit alcohol intake to one drink a day for better health, federal committee advises

A federal committee is working to tighten its nutritional guidelines, and now suggests limiting alcohol intake to one drink per day for men, down from two.  Read full article: Men should limit alcohol intake to one d...→

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

The city of Berkeley and Alameda County health officials on Thursday announced a new order that allows for the reopening of outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor [...] Read full article: Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Healt...→

Protesters call for defunding of Cook County Jail

Protesters call for defunding of Cook County Jail

"We have pumped more and more money into mass incarceration and our communities are no safer," said Tanya Watkins, executive director of South Siders Organizin [...] Read full article: Protesters call for defunding of Cook Co...→

Inspectors canvass Montgomery County before Phase Two of COVID-19 reopening | WTOP

As Montgomery County, Maryland, gets ready for Phase Two of its reopening Friday, some county workers are chipping in to make sure the process is going smoothl [...] Read full article: Inspectors canvass Montgomery County bef...→

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

“COVID-19 was a concern, but the anguish of witnessing another black man being murdered by the police with absolute disregard overpowered my fears of the coron [...] Read full article: Black health experts view protesters wit...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Commissioners have declared racism a public health emergency, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read full article: Dallas County Declares Racism a Public H...→

Montgomery County Looks to Remove Confederate Street Names

Montgomery County Looks to Remove Confederate Street Names

The county council in Maryland’s most populous jurisdiction is working to replace street names connected to the Confederacy Read full article: Montgomery County Looks to Remove Confed...→

Montgomery County officials detail Phase Two, announce youth jobs program | WTOP

Montgomery County, Maryland, is set to enter Phase Two of the lifting of COVID-19 safety regulations on Friday at 5 p.m., but officials on Wednesday emphasized [...] Read full article: Montgomery County officials detail Phase...→

McEnany hits media for health concerns over rally: ‘You should exhibit that same concern for the protesters’

McEnany hits media for health concerns over rally: ‘You should exhibit that same concern for the protesters’

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany faced a barrage of questions from the media on Wednesday over coronavirus concerns ahead of President Trump’s rall [...] Read full article: McEnany hits media for health concerns o...→

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→

Montgomery County police highlight new use-of-force policy | WTOP

Montgomery County police highlight new use-of-force policy | WTOP

Montgomery County officers are now required to step in “when force is being inappropriately applied or is no longer required.” Read full article: Montgomery County police highlight new u...→