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Lightfoot to give COVID-19 in Chicago update Thursday

Lightfoot to give COVID-19 in Chicago update Thursday

5 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced she and city health officials will hold a news conference Thursday with an update on COVID-19 in Chicago. Lightfoot will join Chicago...
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Spain becomes first country in western Europe to hit 1 million COVID-19 cases

Spain becomes first country in western Europe to hit 1 million COVID-19 cases

55 minutes ago   |   New York Post

BARCELONA, Spain - Spain became the first country in western Europe to accumulate more than 1 million confirmed COVID-19 infections on Wednesday as the nation of 47 million...
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CHAT REPLAY: Why you shouldn't delay your health care because of COVID-19

57 minutes ago   |   ABC

Jefferson Health President Bruce A. Meyer discusses why the pandemic shouldn't stop you from taking care of your health, and what to expect from COVID-19 in the months ahead.
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‘Out of control' Spain in Covid-19 turmoil as health minister calls for ‘drastic measures' to tackle Europe's worst numbers

‘Out of control' Spain in Covid-19 turmoil as health minister calls for ‘drastic measures' to tackle Europe's worst numbers

1 hour ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Spain needs “drastic measures” to tackle its “out of control” second wave of Covid-19 infections, the country's health minister has warned. “Very hard weeks are coming,”...
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Fozzy's Bar and Grill

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Numerous businesses in the Rockford area apparently disregarded a county order to close as a general precaution against COVID-19. In response recently, the county health...
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Harford Health Department gives out nearly 31,000 face coverings as part of MasksOnMaryland campaign

2 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

The Harford County Health Department distributed about 30,850 face masks to more than 60 local businesses at a drive-thru clinic on Wednesday as part of the state's...
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Elderly no longer need to isolate, despite rising Covid infections - Swedish health ministry

Elderly no longer need to isolate, despite rising Covid infections - Swedish health ministry

2 hours ago   |   RT

Special recommendations for the over-70s have been removed by Sweden's government, which suggests the serious psychological and physical consequences of isolation outweigh the...
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Gillibrand bill aims to eliminate health care disparities

3 hours ago   |   Times Union

WASHINGTON - A new legislation sponsored by U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand aims to tackle health disparities in communities of color, the LGBTQ community, rural areas and...
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Health care workers will be first to receive coronavirus vaccine in Missouri

Health care workers will be first to receive coronavirus vaccine in Missouri

4 hours ago   |   KMBC

The 111-page plan details how Missouri would distribute the vaccine to millions of state residents and discusses possible roadblocks to what would be one of the largest and...
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Cure worse than disease? Some Covid-19 vaccines may increase HIV risk, scientists warn

Cure worse than disease? Some Covid-19 vaccines may increase HIV risk, scientists warn

4 hours ago   |   RT

A group of researchers in the US is sounding the alarm over several coronavirus vaccines currently undergoing clinical trials, warning that they may increase the risk of...
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Judge dismisses one murder charge against ex-cop Derek Chauvin over George...

Judge dismisses one murder charge against ex-cop Derek Chauvin over George Floyd death

A Minneapolis judge has dismissed the third-degree murder charge against ex-police officer Derek Chauvin, who is accused of killing African-American man, George Floyd... Read more ...

Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing...

Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing those ballots

In several critical battleground states officials aren't allowed to start processing early ballots until on or just before Election Day. Read more ...

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Kevin Cash was well aware his best player during the regular season was in a Gary Sanchez-like funk ever since the postseason opened. Yet when the Rays' manager filled out the... Read more ...

Senate subpoenas Facebook, Twitter CEOs over handling of Post's Hunter Biden...

Senate subpoenas Facebook, Twitter CEOs over handling of Post's Hunter Biden story

Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey are being called to Capitol Hill to answer for their companies' censorship the New York Post's expose on the Biden familly's foreign business... Read more ...

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

Health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday redefined what counts as "close contact" with someone with COVID-19 to include briefer but... Read more ...

Donald, focus on biting Joe Biden off the dust, not Hunter: Devine

Donald, focus on biting Joe Biden off the dust, not Hunter: Devine

President Trump should be careful not to overreach in Thursday night's debate when he attacks Joe Biden over the content of son Hunter's abandoned laptop. The target must be... Read more ...

Ghislaine Maxwell denied inappropriate action by Jeffrey Epstein in newly...

Ghislaine Maxwell denied inappropriate action by Jeffrey Epstein in newly released 2016 deposition

NEW YORK - British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell said in a 2016 deposition about her friend the late financier Jeffrey Epstein that she never witnessed "inappropriate underage... Read more ...

Vikings Trade DE Yannick Ngakoue To Baltimore Ravens

Vikings Trade DE Yannick Ngakoue To Baltimore Ravens

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings have traded defensive end Yannick Ngakoue to the Baltimore Ravens for undisclosed draft choices. The team announced the move Thursday... Read more ...

Thailand lifts protest ban that backfired

Thailand lifts protest ban that backfired

BANGKOK - Thailand on Thursday revoked an emergency decree aimed at ending months of protests against the government and monarchy that had only inflamed anger and brought tens... Read more ...

Hong Kong slaps Goldman Sachs with record fine over looting of Malaysia's...

Hong Kong slaps Goldman Sachs with record fine over looting of Malaysia's state fund

Goldman Sachs has been fined $350 million by Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission for its role in a multibillion-dollar scandal that involved top Malaysian officials... Read more ...