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R. Kelly at ‘high risk’ for diabetes, lawyer says in latest bid to get singer freed over COVID-19 fears

R. Kelly at ‘high risk’ for diabetes, lawyer says in latest bid to get singer freed over COVID-19 fears

The singer, in his latest attempt to get free on bail from a federal prison in Chicago, says a recent test reveals the extent of his poor health. Read full article: R. Kelly at ‘high risk’ for diabetes, la...→

R. Kelly at ‘high risk’ for diabetes, lawyer says in latest bid to get singer freed over COVID-19 fears

R. Kelly at ‘high risk’ for diabetes, lawyer says in latest bid to get singer freed over COVID-19 fears

The singer, in his latest attempt to get free on bail from a federal prison in Chicago, says a recent test reveals the extent of his poor health. Read full article: R. Kelly at ‘high risk’ for diabetes, la...→

Tyler Johnson pickup is low-risk, high reward for Nets

Tyler Johnson pickup is low-risk, high reward for Nets

The Theo Pinson-Tyler Johnson swap is more evidence proving the Nets are done waiting for their turn to sit at the table. Read full article: Tyler Johnson pickup is low-risk, high r...→

The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings despite high toll

Even as Mexico announces plans for reopening churches and religious events, the country is posting near-record numbers of newly confirmed cases and deaths from [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings ...→

China warns

China warns "very high" risk of new Beijing coronavirus cluster spreading

"Beijing will not turn into a second Wuhan," one city official has vowed amid fears of a possible 2nd wave of coronavirus infections. Read full article: China warns "very high" risk of new Beij...→

The Latest: WHO says outbreaks add to childbirth death risk

LONDON - The head of the World Health Organization said that as the pandemic accelerates in developing countries, officials are particularly worried about the [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO says outbreaks add to ch...→

Milwaukee-area lawyer spat on high school protester, later kneed police officer in groin, authorities say

Milwaukee-area lawyer spat on high school protester, later kneed police officer in groin, authorities say

A state representative is calling for the disbarment of a lawyer who spat on a high school student during an anti-racism rally and march in Shorewood, Wisconsi [...] Read full article: Milwaukee-area lawyer spat on high schoo...→

The Latest: Brazil has new high in COVID deaths, with 1,473

RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil has reported 1,473 more COVID-19 deaths, the biggest 24-hour increase in the country's death toll since the outbreak began. That’s equa [...] Read full article: The Latest: Brazil has new high in COVID...→

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young people, once thought to be virtually bulletproof against COVID-19, are increasingly likely to be infected with the deadly virus according to a new study. Read full article: Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for C...→

Local Couple Detail Experience of High-Risk Pregnancy During Pandemic

Local Couple Detail Experience of High-Risk Pregnancy During Pandemic

A local couple is sharing their experience of undergoing a high-risk pregnancy that resulted in the birth of their healthy twin daughters amid the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Local Couple Detail Experience of High-R...→

Federal judge in Michael Flynn case hires high-powered lawyer

Federal judge in Michael Flynn case hires high-powered lawyer

The federal judge overseeing former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s criminal case has hired an attorney to represent him as an appeals court reviews [...] Read full article: Federal judge in Michael Flynn case hire...→

Two ‘High Hazard’ Dams Failed. A Third of Michigan’s Dams Hold a Similar Risk.

Two ‘High Hazard’ Dams Failed. A Third of Michigan’s Dams Hold a Similar Risk.

More than 300 dams in the state are rated as having the potential to cause loss of life or economic and environmental damage in the case of a failure, accordin [...] Read full article: Two ‘High Hazard’ Dams Failed. A Third o...→

Report: 6 of 7 'High-Risk' Sex Offenders Freed in California Rearrested

Report: 6 of 7 'High-Risk' Sex Offenders Freed in California Rearrested

Six of seven convicted sex offenders freed in Orange County, California last month have since been rearrested. Read full article: Report: 6 of 7 'High-Risk' Sex Offenders...→

Coronavirus Questions: How High Is Risk Of Infection In Elevators?

Coronavirus Questions: How High Is Risk Of Infection In Elevators?

How long does the virus stay with a person who has no symptoms and therefore has no reason to be tested? It seems like people are infecting each other and this [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Questions: How High Is Risk ...→

These ‘high risk’ California sex offenders were released early. A prosecutor warns they’re still a threat

These ‘high risk’ California sex offenders were released early. A prosecutor warns they’re still a threat

They were accused of crimes ranging from molesting children to public lewdness. Under California state law, all were supposed to serve at least six months in j [...] Read full article: These ‘high risk’ California sex offende...→

Dr. Birx: As US reopens, protecting those at high risk for coronavirus remains 'very critical'

Dr. Birx: As US reopens, protecting those at high risk for coronavirus remains 'very critical'

Scientists likely underestimated the "number of asymptomatic cases" of the novel coronavirus, Dr. Deborah Birx said Saturday night. Read full article: Dr. Birx: As US reopens, protecting thos...→

New York region quarantines travelers from high-risk states, turning the tables on Florida

New York region quarantines travelers from high-risk states, turning the tables on Florida

The order marks a major reversal of roles from earlier in the pandemic, when states imposed similar restrictions on the hard-hit New York region. Read full article: New York region quarantines travelers fr...→

Keller High School's Kelly Low Is Teeing Up Success On And Off The Course

Keller High School's Kelly Low Is Teeing Up Success On And Off The Course

Keller High School's Kelly Low is setting an example on and off the golf course as she heads to UT Dallas. Read full article: Keller High School's Kelly Low Is Teeing...→

Children’s National gets high marks in latest US News rankings of pediatric hospitals | WTOP

U.S. News & World Report unveiled its 2020-2021 rankings of the nation’s best children’s hospital, and one D.C. institution made the top 10 overall. Read full article: Children’s National gets high marks in l...→

The Latest: Egypt’s 1-day coronavirus infections at new high

The Latest: Egypt’s 1-day coronavirus infections at new high

CAIRO — Egypt’s Health Ministry has announced 1,677 new confirmed cases of coronavirus — the highest 24-hour infection total since the virus was first detected [...] Read full article: The Latest: Egypt’s 1-day coronavirus in...→

The Latest: SKorea requires QR codes at 'high-risk' venues

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea has reported 50 new cases of COVID-19 as officials begin requiring nightclubs, karaoke rooms and gyms to register their custo [...] Read full article: The Latest: SKorea requires QR codes at ...→

Sacramento’s latest bid to undercut legislative transparency

Sacramento’s latest bid to undercut legislative transparency

The history of the California Legislature tells us that its members will fully exploit every opportunity to avoid transparency and thus accountability. Read full article: Sacramento’s latest bid to undercut legi...→

Paralyzed veteran advocates for high-risk Americans during COVID-19 crisis

Paralyzed veteran advocates for high-risk Americans during COVID-19 crisis

U.S. Navy veteran Tom Wheaton, who has been living with paralysis since 1988 and has worked tirelessly to raise awareness for paralyzed veterans, is now aiming [...] Read full article: Paralyzed veteran advocates for high-ris...→

Ask Dr. Nandi: Outdoor swimming pools are not a high COVID-19 risk, expert says

Ask Dr. Nandi: Outdoor swimming pools are not a high COVID-19 risk, expert says

(WXYZ) — With the weather hot and sunny, you might be thinking a great way to cool off is at the local beach or pool. But with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, w [...] Read full article: Ask Dr. Nandi: Outdoor swimming pools ar...→

High-profile lawyer drops Tara Reade in Joe Biden sex assault case

High-profile lawyer drops Tara Reade in Joe Biden sex assault case

Attorney Douglas Wigdor announced the split Friday just weeks after Reade, a former Senate sytaffer of Biden's, hired the high-profile sex-harassment lawyer. Read full article: High-profile lawyer drops Tara Reade in ...→

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

The third time was not the charm for singer R. Kelly, who again was denied a request to be released from jail due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For R...→

Coronavirus high-risk spaces: Indoors with lots of people, warns UMass professor

Coronavirus high-risk spaces: Indoors with lots of people, warns UMass professor

As states reopen and people re-enter society amid the coronavirus pandemic, they should be leery of high-risk spaces where the virus can spread across the room [...] Read full article: Coronavirus high-risk spaces: Indoors wi...→

Dr. Birx: High-Risk Coronavirus Testing Shows High Asymptomatic Spread

Dr. Birx: High-Risk Coronavirus Testing Shows High Asymptomatic Spread

Dr. Deborah Birx said coronavirus testing in high-risk areas showed remarkably high levels of asymptomatic spread. Read full article: Dr. Birx: High-Risk Coronavirus Testing ...→

Growing old in prison: How Maryland is working to ease the path to release for a low-risk, high-cost population | WTOP

Growing old in prison: How Maryland is working to ease the path to release for a low-risk, high-cost population | WTOP

Criminal justice reform advocates in Maryland say this low recidivism rate exemplifies that as people grow older, they “age out” of criminal behavior. Read full article: Growing old in prison: How Maryland is w...→

'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...→

Pre-existing conditions may be causing more high-risk pregnancies

Pre-existing conditions may be causing more high-risk pregnancies

Pregnancy, childbirth complications rising among millennials, Blue Cross Blue Shield report finds Read full article: Pre-existing conditions may be causing m...→

The Latest: Pakistan moves to seal off high-risk areas

ISLAMABAD- Authorities in Pakistan are taking action to seal off high-risk areas in the country's 20 biggest cities after an increase in coronavirus infections [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan moves to seal off h...→

High-risk Brits, told to

High-risk Brits, told to "shield" at home, find gov't advice confusing

"I haven't been reassured because no one has called me, no one has written to me," one person who has been shielding from the virus said. Read full article: High-risk Brits, told to "shield" at hom...→

Innovators and rule-breakers. Trailblazers and risk-takers. The latest picks.

Who has what it takes to make real change in Chicago? We know of 40 big thinkers, dealmakers, do-gooders and creators already getting it done—and not one is ol [...] Read full article: Innovators and rule-breakers. Trailblaze...→

The Latest: NM high court suspends consumer debt collection

SANTA FE, N.M. - The New Mexico Supreme Court is temporarily suspending consumer debt collection such as garnishing wages and seizing assets in response to the [...] Read full article: The Latest: NM high court suspends consu...→

The Latest: Lawyer says more serious charges should be filed

The Latest: Lawyer says more serious charges should be filed

WASHINGTON — George Floyd’s family attorney Ben Crump says he thinks more serious murder charges should be filed against the white Minneapolis police officer w [...] Read full article: The Latest: Lawyer says more serious cha...→

With Harlem businesses at high risk, local bank prez commits to helping them survive - amNewYork

For Harlem residents, the COVID-19 pandemic has been much more than just suffering and death of residents. The local economy has also been devastated. Read full article: With Harlem businesses at high risk, loc...→

South Korea unveils new coronavirus rules for travel and

South Korea unveils new coronavirus rules for travel and "high-risk" businesses

Pace of new infections is slow, but as people move around more they'll face new rules on travel and when they got to bars, clubs and gyms. Read full article: South Korea unveils new coronavirus rule...→

Mass. Coronavirus Testing Expansion Focuses On High-Risk; Not Universal

Mass. Coronavirus Testing Expansion Focuses On High-Risk; Not Universal

Gov. Charlie Baker said that while Massachusetts aims to increase its coronavirus testing capabilities up to 75,000 per day by the end of the year. Read full article: Mass. Coronavirus Testing Expansion Focu...→

Fire risk across much of Michigan is high this weekend, DNR says

Fire risk across much of Michigan is high this weekend, DNR says

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is warning Michiganders of a high to very high fire risk across much of Michigan over the next few days. Read full article: Fire risk across much of Michigan is hig...→

The Latest: Study: Most ethnic groups at greater virus risk

- British study: Most ethnic groups at greater virus risk... - Pompeo rebuffs German plea on WHO funding halt. Read full article: The Latest: Study: Most ethnic groups at...→

High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After Allegedly Exposing Himself At Parole Resource Center

High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After Allegedly Exposing Himself At Parole Resource Center

Rudy William Grajeda Magdaleno, 39, is considered to be a high-risk sex offender because he has been convicted of multiple sex offenses and has tried to tamper [...] Read full article: High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After...→

Tyler Johnson pickup is low-risk, high reward for Nets

Tyler Johnson pickup is low-risk, high reward for Nets

The Theo Pinson-Tyler Johnson swap is more evidence proving the Nets are done waiting for their turn to sit at the table. Read full article: Tyler Johnson pickup is low-risk, high r...→

Keller High School's Kelly Low Is Teeing Up Success On And Off The Course

Keller High School's Kelly Low Is Teeing Up Success On And Off The Course

Keller High School's Kelly Low is setting an example on and off the golf course as she heads to UT Dallas. Read full article: Keller High School's Kelly Low Is Teeing...→

The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings despite high toll

Even as Mexico announces plans for reopening churches and religious events, the country is posting near-record numbers of newly confirmed cases and deaths from [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings ...→

The Latest: Pakistan moves to seal off high-risk areas

ISLAMABAD- Authorities in Pakistan are taking action to seal off high-risk areas in the country's 20 biggest cities after an increase in coronavirus infections [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan moves to seal off h...→

The Latest: Egypt’s 1-day coronavirus infections at new high

The Latest: Egypt’s 1-day coronavirus infections at new high

CAIRO — Egypt’s Health Ministry has announced 1,677 new confirmed cases of coronavirus — the highest 24-hour infection total since the virus was first detected [...] Read full article: The Latest: Egypt’s 1-day coronavirus in...→

The Latest: WHO says outbreaks add to childbirth death risk

LONDON - The head of the World Health Organization said that as the pandemic accelerates in developing countries, officials are particularly worried about the [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO says outbreaks add to ch...→

Innovators and rule-breakers. Trailblazers and risk-takers. The latest picks.

Who has what it takes to make real change in Chicago? We know of 40 big thinkers, dealmakers, do-gooders and creators already getting it done—and not one is ol [...] Read full article: Innovators and rule-breakers. Trailblaze...→

The Latest: Brazil has new high in COVID deaths, with 1,473

RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil has reported 1,473 more COVID-19 deaths, the biggest 24-hour increase in the country's death toll since the outbreak began. That’s equa [...] Read full article: The Latest: Brazil has new high in COVID...→

The Latest: Lawyer says more serious charges should be filed

The Latest: Lawyer says more serious charges should be filed

WASHINGTON — George Floyd’s family attorney Ben Crump says he thinks more serious murder charges should be filed against the white Minneapolis police officer w [...] Read full article: The Latest: Lawyer says more serious cha...→

Paralyzed veteran advocates for high-risk Americans during COVID-19 crisis

Paralyzed veteran advocates for high-risk Americans during COVID-19 crisis

U.S. Navy veteran Tom Wheaton, who has been living with paralysis since 1988 and has worked tirelessly to raise awareness for paralyzed veterans, is now aiming [...] Read full article: Paralyzed veteran advocates for high-ris...→

Local Couple Detail Experience of High-Risk Pregnancy During Pandemic

Local Couple Detail Experience of High-Risk Pregnancy During Pandemic

A local couple is sharing their experience of undergoing a high-risk pregnancy that resulted in the birth of their healthy twin daughters amid the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Local Couple Detail Experience of High-R...→

South Korea unveils new coronavirus rules for travel and

South Korea unveils new coronavirus rules for travel and "high-risk" businesses

Pace of new infections is slow, but as people move around more they'll face new rules on travel and when they got to bars, clubs and gyms. Read full article: South Korea unveils new coronavirus rule...→

High-profile lawyer drops Tara Reade in Joe Biden sex assault case

High-profile lawyer drops Tara Reade in Joe Biden sex assault case

Attorney Douglas Wigdor announced the split Friday just weeks after Reade, a former Senate sytaffer of Biden's, hired the high-profile sex-harassment lawyer. Read full article: High-profile lawyer drops Tara Reade in ...→

Two ‘High Hazard’ Dams Failed. A Third of Michigan’s Dams Hold a Similar Risk.

Two ‘High Hazard’ Dams Failed. A Third of Michigan’s Dams Hold a Similar Risk.

More than 300 dams in the state are rated as having the potential to cause loss of life or economic and environmental damage in the case of a failure, accordin [...] Read full article: Two ‘High Hazard’ Dams Failed. A Third o...→

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

The third time was not the charm for singer R. Kelly, who again was denied a request to be released from jail due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For R...→

Coronavirus Questions: How High Is Risk Of Infection In Elevators?

Coronavirus Questions: How High Is Risk Of Infection In Elevators?

How long does the virus stay with a person who has no symptoms and therefore has no reason to be tested? It seems like people are infecting each other and this [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Questions: How High Is Risk ...→

Fire risk across much of Michigan is high this weekend, DNR says

Fire risk across much of Michigan is high this weekend, DNR says

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is warning Michiganders of a high to very high fire risk across much of Michigan over the next few days. Read full article: Fire risk across much of Michigan is hig...→

Dr. Birx: High-Risk Coronavirus Testing Shows High Asymptomatic Spread

Dr. Birx: High-Risk Coronavirus Testing Shows High Asymptomatic Spread

Dr. Deborah Birx said coronavirus testing in high-risk areas showed remarkably high levels of asymptomatic spread. Read full article: Dr. Birx: High-Risk Coronavirus Testing ...→

Dr. Birx: As US reopens, protecting those at high risk for coronavirus remains 'very critical'

Dr. Birx: As US reopens, protecting those at high risk for coronavirus remains 'very critical'

Scientists likely underestimated the "number of asymptomatic cases" of the novel coronavirus, Dr. Deborah Birx said Saturday night. Read full article: Dr. Birx: As US reopens, protecting thos...→

'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...→

New York region quarantines travelers from high-risk states, turning the tables on Florida

New York region quarantines travelers from high-risk states, turning the tables on Florida

The order marks a major reversal of roles from earlier in the pandemic, when states imposed similar restrictions on the hard-hit New York region. Read full article: New York region quarantines travelers fr...→

Pre-existing conditions may be causing more high-risk pregnancies

Pre-existing conditions may be causing more high-risk pregnancies

Pregnancy, childbirth complications rising among millennials, Blue Cross Blue Shield report finds Read full article: Pre-existing conditions may be causing m...→

Children’s National gets high marks in latest US News rankings of pediatric hospitals | WTOP

U.S. News & World Report unveiled its 2020-2021 rankings of the nation’s best children’s hospital, and one D.C. institution made the top 10 overall. Read full article: Children’s National gets high marks in l...→

China warns

China warns "very high" risk of new Beijing coronavirus cluster spreading

"Beijing will not turn into a second Wuhan," one city official has vowed amid fears of a possible 2nd wave of coronavirus infections. Read full article: China warns "very high" risk of new Beij...→

High-risk Brits, told to

High-risk Brits, told to "shield" at home, find gov't advice confusing

"I haven't been reassured because no one has called me, no one has written to me," one person who has been shielding from the virus said. Read full article: High-risk Brits, told to "shield" at hom...→

The Latest: SKorea requires QR codes at 'high-risk' venues

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea has reported 50 new cases of COVID-19 as officials begin requiring nightclubs, karaoke rooms and gyms to register their custo [...] Read full article: The Latest: SKorea requires QR codes at ...→

Milwaukee-area lawyer spat on high school protester, later kneed police officer in groin, authorities say

Milwaukee-area lawyer spat on high school protester, later kneed police officer in groin, authorities say

A state representative is calling for the disbarment of a lawyer who spat on a high school student during an anti-racism rally and march in Shorewood, Wisconsi [...] Read full article: Milwaukee-area lawyer spat on high schoo...→

The Latest: NM high court suspends consumer debt collection

SANTA FE, N.M. - The New Mexico Supreme Court is temporarily suspending consumer debt collection such as garnishing wages and seizing assets in response to the [...] Read full article: The Latest: NM high court suspends consu...→

Sacramento’s latest bid to undercut legislative transparency

Sacramento’s latest bid to undercut legislative transparency

The history of the California Legislature tells us that its members will fully exploit every opportunity to avoid transparency and thus accountability. Read full article: Sacramento’s latest bid to undercut legi...→

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young people, once thought to be virtually bulletproof against COVID-19, are increasingly likely to be infected with the deadly virus according to a new study. Read full article: Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for C...→

With Harlem businesses at high risk, local bank prez commits to helping them survive - amNewYork

For Harlem residents, the COVID-19 pandemic has been much more than just suffering and death of residents. The local economy has also been devastated. Read full article: With Harlem businesses at high risk, loc...→

Ask Dr. Nandi: Outdoor swimming pools are not a high COVID-19 risk, expert says

Ask Dr. Nandi: Outdoor swimming pools are not a high COVID-19 risk, expert says

(WXYZ) — With the weather hot and sunny, you might be thinking a great way to cool off is at the local beach or pool. But with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, w [...] Read full article: Ask Dr. Nandi: Outdoor swimming pools ar...→

Federal judge in Michael Flynn case hires high-powered lawyer

Federal judge in Michael Flynn case hires high-powered lawyer

The federal judge overseeing former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s criminal case has hired an attorney to represent him as an appeals court reviews [...] Read full article: Federal judge in Michael Flynn case hire...→

Report: 6 of 7 'High-Risk' Sex Offenders Freed in California Rearrested

Report: 6 of 7 'High-Risk' Sex Offenders Freed in California Rearrested

Six of seven convicted sex offenders freed in Orange County, California last month have since been rearrested. Read full article: Report: 6 of 7 'High-Risk' Sex Offenders...→

Mass. Coronavirus Testing Expansion Focuses On High-Risk; Not Universal

Mass. Coronavirus Testing Expansion Focuses On High-Risk; Not Universal

Gov. Charlie Baker said that while Massachusetts aims to increase its coronavirus testing capabilities up to 75,000 per day by the end of the year. Read full article: Mass. Coronavirus Testing Expansion Focu...→

Coronavirus high-risk spaces: Indoors with lots of people, warns UMass professor

Coronavirus high-risk spaces: Indoors with lots of people, warns UMass professor

As states reopen and people re-enter society amid the coronavirus pandemic, they should be leery of high-risk spaces where the virus can spread across the room [...] Read full article: Coronavirus high-risk spaces: Indoors wi...→

These ‘high risk’ California sex offenders were released early. A prosecutor warns they’re still a threat

These ‘high risk’ California sex offenders were released early. A prosecutor warns they’re still a threat

They were accused of crimes ranging from molesting children to public lewdness. Under California state law, all were supposed to serve at least six months in j [...] Read full article: These ‘high risk’ California sex offende...→

The Latest: Study: Most ethnic groups at greater virus risk

- British study: Most ethnic groups at greater virus risk... - Pompeo rebuffs German plea on WHO funding halt. Read full article: The Latest: Study: Most ethnic groups at...→

Growing old in prison: How Maryland is working to ease the path to release for a low-risk, high-cost population | WTOP

Growing old in prison: How Maryland is working to ease the path to release for a low-risk, high-cost population | WTOP

Criminal justice reform advocates in Maryland say this low recidivism rate exemplifies that as people grow older, they “age out” of criminal behavior. Read full article: Growing old in prison: How Maryland is w...→

High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After Allegedly Exposing Himself At Parole Resource Center

High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After Allegedly Exposing Himself At Parole Resource Center

Rudy William Grajeda Magdaleno, 39, is considered to be a high-risk sex offender because he has been convicted of multiple sex offenses and has tried to tamper [...] Read full article: High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After...→

Tyler Johnson pickup is low-risk, high reward for Nets

Tyler Johnson pickup is low-risk, high reward for Nets

The Theo Pinson-Tyler Johnson swap is more evidence proving the Nets are done waiting for their turn to sit at the table. Read full article: Tyler Johnson pickup is low-risk, high r...→

New York region quarantines travelers from high-risk states, turning the tables on Florida

New York region quarantines travelers from high-risk states, turning the tables on Florida

The order marks a major reversal of roles from earlier in the pandemic, when states imposed similar restrictions on the hard-hit New York region. Read full article: New York region quarantines travelers fr...→

Keller High School's Kelly Low Is Teeing Up Success On And Off The Course

Keller High School's Kelly Low Is Teeing Up Success On And Off The Course

Keller High School's Kelly Low is setting an example on and off the golf course as she heads to UT Dallas. Read full article: Keller High School's Kelly Low Is Teeing...→

Pre-existing conditions may be causing more high-risk pregnancies

Pre-existing conditions may be causing more high-risk pregnancies

Pregnancy, childbirth complications rising among millennials, Blue Cross Blue Shield report finds Read full article: Pre-existing conditions may be causing m...→

The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings despite high toll

Even as Mexico announces plans for reopening churches and religious events, the country is posting near-record numbers of newly confirmed cases and deaths from [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings ...→

Children’s National gets high marks in latest US News rankings of pediatric hospitals | WTOP

U.S. News & World Report unveiled its 2020-2021 rankings of the nation’s best children’s hospital, and one D.C. institution made the top 10 overall. Read full article: Children’s National gets high marks in l...→

The Latest: Pakistan moves to seal off high-risk areas

ISLAMABAD- Authorities in Pakistan are taking action to seal off high-risk areas in the country's 20 biggest cities after an increase in coronavirus infections [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan moves to seal off h...→

China warns

China warns "very high" risk of new Beijing coronavirus cluster spreading

"Beijing will not turn into a second Wuhan," one city official has vowed amid fears of a possible 2nd wave of coronavirus infections. Read full article: China warns "very high" risk of new Beij...→

The Latest: Egypt’s 1-day coronavirus infections at new high

The Latest: Egypt’s 1-day coronavirus infections at new high

CAIRO — Egypt’s Health Ministry has announced 1,677 new confirmed cases of coronavirus — the highest 24-hour infection total since the virus was first detected [...] Read full article: The Latest: Egypt’s 1-day coronavirus in...→

High-risk Brits, told to

High-risk Brits, told to "shield" at home, find gov't advice confusing

"I haven't been reassured because no one has called me, no one has written to me," one person who has been shielding from the virus said. Read full article: High-risk Brits, told to "shield" at hom...→

The Latest: WHO says outbreaks add to childbirth death risk

LONDON - The head of the World Health Organization said that as the pandemic accelerates in developing countries, officials are particularly worried about the [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO says outbreaks add to ch...→

The Latest: SKorea requires QR codes at 'high-risk' venues

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea has reported 50 new cases of COVID-19 as officials begin requiring nightclubs, karaoke rooms and gyms to register their custo [...] Read full article: The Latest: SKorea requires QR codes at ...→

Innovators and rule-breakers. Trailblazers and risk-takers. The latest picks.

Who has what it takes to make real change in Chicago? We know of 40 big thinkers, dealmakers, do-gooders and creators already getting it done—and not one is ol [...] Read full article: Innovators and rule-breakers. Trailblaze...→

Milwaukee-area lawyer spat on high school protester, later kneed police officer in groin, authorities say

Milwaukee-area lawyer spat on high school protester, later kneed police officer in groin, authorities say

A state representative is calling for the disbarment of a lawyer who spat on a high school student during an anti-racism rally and march in Shorewood, Wisconsi [...] Read full article: Milwaukee-area lawyer spat on high schoo...→

The Latest: NM high court suspends consumer debt collection

SANTA FE, N.M. - The New Mexico Supreme Court is temporarily suspending consumer debt collection such as garnishing wages and seizing assets in response to the [...] Read full article: The Latest: NM high court suspends consu...→

The Latest: Brazil has new high in COVID deaths, with 1,473

RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil has reported 1,473 more COVID-19 deaths, the biggest 24-hour increase in the country's death toll since the outbreak began. That’s equa [...] Read full article: The Latest: Brazil has new high in COVID...→

Sacramento’s latest bid to undercut legislative transparency

Sacramento’s latest bid to undercut legislative transparency

The history of the California Legislature tells us that its members will fully exploit every opportunity to avoid transparency and thus accountability. Read full article: Sacramento’s latest bid to undercut legi...→

The Latest: Lawyer says more serious charges should be filed

The Latest: Lawyer says more serious charges should be filed

WASHINGTON — George Floyd’s family attorney Ben Crump says he thinks more serious murder charges should be filed against the white Minneapolis police officer w [...] Read full article: The Latest: Lawyer says more serious cha...→

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young people, once thought to be virtually bulletproof against COVID-19, are increasingly likely to be infected with the deadly virus according to a new study. Read full article: Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for C...→

Paralyzed veteran advocates for high-risk Americans during COVID-19 crisis

Paralyzed veteran advocates for high-risk Americans during COVID-19 crisis

U.S. Navy veteran Tom Wheaton, who has been living with paralysis since 1988 and has worked tirelessly to raise awareness for paralyzed veterans, is now aiming [...] Read full article: Paralyzed veteran advocates for high-ris...→

With Harlem businesses at high risk, local bank prez commits to helping them survive - amNewYork

For Harlem residents, the COVID-19 pandemic has been much more than just suffering and death of residents. The local economy has also been devastated. Read full article: With Harlem businesses at high risk, loc...→

Local Couple Detail Experience of High-Risk Pregnancy During Pandemic

Local Couple Detail Experience of High-Risk Pregnancy During Pandemic

A local couple is sharing their experience of undergoing a high-risk pregnancy that resulted in the birth of their healthy twin daughters amid the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Local Couple Detail Experience of High-R...→

Ask Dr. Nandi: Outdoor swimming pools are not a high COVID-19 risk, expert says

Ask Dr. Nandi: Outdoor swimming pools are not a high COVID-19 risk, expert says

(WXYZ) — With the weather hot and sunny, you might be thinking a great way to cool off is at the local beach or pool. But with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, w [...] Read full article: Ask Dr. Nandi: Outdoor swimming pools ar...→

South Korea unveils new coronavirus rules for travel and

South Korea unveils new coronavirus rules for travel and "high-risk" businesses

Pace of new infections is slow, but as people move around more they'll face new rules on travel and when they got to bars, clubs and gyms. Read full article: South Korea unveils new coronavirus rule...→

Federal judge in Michael Flynn case hires high-powered lawyer

Federal judge in Michael Flynn case hires high-powered lawyer

The federal judge overseeing former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s criminal case has hired an attorney to represent him as an appeals court reviews [...] Read full article: Federal judge in Michael Flynn case hire...→

High-profile lawyer drops Tara Reade in Joe Biden sex assault case

High-profile lawyer drops Tara Reade in Joe Biden sex assault case

Attorney Douglas Wigdor announced the split Friday just weeks after Reade, a former Senate sytaffer of Biden's, hired the high-profile sex-harassment lawyer. Read full article: High-profile lawyer drops Tara Reade in ...→

Two ‘High Hazard’ Dams Failed. A Third of Michigan’s Dams Hold a Similar Risk.

Two ‘High Hazard’ Dams Failed. A Third of Michigan’s Dams Hold a Similar Risk.

More than 300 dams in the state are rated as having the potential to cause loss of life or economic and environmental damage in the case of a failure, accordin [...] Read full article: Two ‘High Hazard’ Dams Failed. A Third o...→

Report: 6 of 7 'High-Risk' Sex Offenders Freed in California Rearrested

Report: 6 of 7 'High-Risk' Sex Offenders Freed in California Rearrested

Six of seven convicted sex offenders freed in Orange County, California last month have since been rearrested. Read full article: Report: 6 of 7 'High-Risk' Sex Offenders...→

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

The third time was not the charm for singer R. Kelly, who again was denied a request to be released from jail due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For R...→

Mass. Coronavirus Testing Expansion Focuses On High-Risk; Not Universal

Mass. Coronavirus Testing Expansion Focuses On High-Risk; Not Universal

Gov. Charlie Baker said that while Massachusetts aims to increase its coronavirus testing capabilities up to 75,000 per day by the end of the year. Read full article: Mass. Coronavirus Testing Expansion Focu...→

Coronavirus Questions: How High Is Risk Of Infection In Elevators?

Coronavirus Questions: How High Is Risk Of Infection In Elevators?

How long does the virus stay with a person who has no symptoms and therefore has no reason to be tested? It seems like people are infecting each other and this [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Questions: How High Is Risk ...→

Coronavirus high-risk spaces: Indoors with lots of people, warns UMass professor

Coronavirus high-risk spaces: Indoors with lots of people, warns UMass professor

As states reopen and people re-enter society amid the coronavirus pandemic, they should be leery of high-risk spaces where the virus can spread across the room [...] Read full article: Coronavirus high-risk spaces: Indoors wi...→

Fire risk across much of Michigan is high this weekend, DNR says

Fire risk across much of Michigan is high this weekend, DNR says

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is warning Michiganders of a high to very high fire risk across much of Michigan over the next few days. Read full article: Fire risk across much of Michigan is hig...→

These ‘high risk’ California sex offenders were released early. A prosecutor warns they’re still a threat

These ‘high risk’ California sex offenders were released early. A prosecutor warns they’re still a threat

They were accused of crimes ranging from molesting children to public lewdness. Under California state law, all were supposed to serve at least six months in j [...] Read full article: These ‘high risk’ California sex offende...→

Dr. Birx: High-Risk Coronavirus Testing Shows High Asymptomatic Spread

Dr. Birx: High-Risk Coronavirus Testing Shows High Asymptomatic Spread

Dr. Deborah Birx said coronavirus testing in high-risk areas showed remarkably high levels of asymptomatic spread. Read full article: Dr. Birx: High-Risk Coronavirus Testing ...→

The Latest: Study: Most ethnic groups at greater virus risk

- British study: Most ethnic groups at greater virus risk... - Pompeo rebuffs German plea on WHO funding halt. Read full article: The Latest: Study: Most ethnic groups at...→

Dr. Birx: As US reopens, protecting those at high risk for coronavirus remains 'very critical'

Dr. Birx: As US reopens, protecting those at high risk for coronavirus remains 'very critical'

Scientists likely underestimated the "number of asymptomatic cases" of the novel coronavirus, Dr. Deborah Birx said Saturday night. Read full article: Dr. Birx: As US reopens, protecting thos...→

Growing old in prison: How Maryland is working to ease the path to release for a low-risk, high-cost population | WTOP

Growing old in prison: How Maryland is working to ease the path to release for a low-risk, high-cost population | WTOP

Criminal justice reform advocates in Maryland say this low recidivism rate exemplifies that as people grow older, they “age out” of criminal behavior. Read full article: Growing old in prison: How Maryland is w...→

'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...→

High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After Allegedly Exposing Himself At Parole Resource Center

High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After Allegedly Exposing Himself At Parole Resource Center

Rudy William Grajeda Magdaleno, 39, is considered to be a high-risk sex offender because he has been convicted of multiple sex offenses and has tried to tamper [...] Read full article: High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After...→