Rain, floods, rescues: With Hurricane Sally moving slowly and lashing Gulf Coast, officials say worst may be yet to come

Rain, floods, rescues: With Hurricane Sally moving slowly and lashing Gulf Coast, officials say worst may be yet to come ABC News: US SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Victorian health officials told hotel staff linked to second wave they didn’t need to isolate

Hotel quarantine inquiry hears claims from Rydges manager that staff were told to get tested but not isolate Follow our Australian coronavirus live blog Australian stats interactive Victoria and Melbourne trend map Sign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email Health … Read more…

Trump’s comments come as officials say relations between the President and Pentagon are becoming increasingly strained

President Donald Trump launched an unprecedented public attack against the leadership of the US military on Monday, accusing them of waging wars to boost the profits of defense manufacturing companies. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: … Read more…

California Wildfire Started With Pyrotechnics At Gender Reveal Party, Fire Officials Say

California fire officials have sourced the ongoing 7,000-acre El Dorado Fire burning near Oak Glen in San Bernardino County to a “smoke generating pyrotechnic device” at a gender reveal party Saturday morning in Yucaipa’s El Dorado Ranch Park. “The fire … Read more…

After Trump’s remarks, election officials warn that trying to vote twice is a crime and could undermine the system

The president’s suggestion that supporters cast a ballot by mail and at polling sites marked his latest attempts to impugn the integrity of mail-in voting. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials: Helping Public Health Agencies Improve Health Nationwide

This post is part of Healthy People in Action, a blog series highlighting how key partners use the Healthy People framework in their work, form cross-sector collaborations, and address social determinants of health to help achieve health equity. … Read … Read more…

White House officials attack local leadership, Democrats after deadly shooting in Portland

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Wary of Treading on Russia’s Toes, Europe Plans Targeted Sanctions Against Belarus Officials

Mindful of Russia’s warning against interfering in Belarus, European Union leaders have taken a nuanced approach to the unfolding crisis, preparing sanctions against officials they say are responsible for rigging this month’s presidential election and violently dispersing protesters, while emphasizing … Read more…

State officials rush to shore up confidence in Nov. 3 election as voters express new fears about mail voting

Attorneys general from at least six states are huddling to discuss possible lawsuits against the Trump administration to block it from reducing mail service, several told The Washington Post. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Ontario education officials stand by plan to offer both in-class and online learning in September

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ICE Detention Center Officials Indiscriminately Tear Gassed Asylum-Seekers, Complaints Say

Guards at Winn Correctional Center in Louisiana routinely use excessive force against detainees, according to a series of new civil rights complaints. Latino Voices – Latino News, Entertainment, Style and Culture BEST DEAL UPDATES: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to … Read more…

Officials agree China, Russia want to hack U.S. elections; differ on gravity of the threat

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Beijing officials call US sanctions over Hong Kong ‘ridiculous’ and ‘clowning actions’

Beijing officials fired back early Saturday at the Trump administration, calling sanctions the U.S. imposed over the treatment of Hong Kong “ridiculous” and “clowning actions.” The White House announced the new sanctions Friday against Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam … Read more…

As Trump leans into attacks on mail voting, GOP officials confront signs of Republican turnout crisis

Party leaders and strategists are encountering resistance to absentee ballots that they attribute to the president’s broadsides against voting by mail. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% … Read more…

WATCH LIVE: DOJ officials hold news conference on criminal charges in national cybersecurity

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Trump vows not to make Americans wear face masks as Fauci urges officials to require them

Coronavirus transmission can be reduced via a combination of social distancing, increased handwashing, and the use of face masks — yet many refuse to wear face coverings. Some officials are imposing face mask mandates for their communities to limit the … Read more…

As Trump and Biden battle, election officials are running out of time, money for November

With a presidential election 16 weeks away, $ 400 million in elections help is trickling down, but billions more are needed, say experts.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

After Trump downplays coronavirus danger, officials call for national measures to stop rising spread

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Hong Kong officials ‘very disappointed’ at Canada’s move to suspend extradition pact

Senior officials in Hong Kong said on Saturday they were “very disappointed” at Canada’s decision to suspend its extradition treaty with the Chinese-ruled city and again slammed Washington for “interfering” in its affairs. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

Fauci, other health officials expected to caution at hearing that coronavirus could continue for ‘some time’

Fauci is scheduled to be joined before the House Energy and Commerce Committee by Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control; Stephen Hahn, head of the Food and Drug Administration; and Brett Giroir, head of the U.S. Public … Read more…

Los Angeles Officials Hold Press Conference On 18-Year-Old Killed In Deputy Involved Shooting

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More than 2 weeks after start of nationwide protests, little sign of COVID spike, but officials remain cautious

When protests started after the killing of George Floyd, health experts worried they could spark outbreaks of the coronavirus. There is little evidence that has happened, though officials caution it is far too early to draw conclusions.  Yahoo News – … Read more…

Discovery of ‘Murder Hornet’ in U.S. Pacific Northwest worries agriculture officials

Hundreds of Asian giant hornets, an invasive, predatory insect dubbed the “murder hornet,” have turned up in Washington state near the Canadian border, where they pose a threat to humans and the beekeeping industry, state agriculture officials said on Monday. … Read more…

UK coronavirus live: officials apologise after key workers denied tests on day one of Hancock scheme

Applications closed and home tests run out; Scotland death toll rises; TfL to furlough 7,000 workers; Wales publishes lockdown exit strategy Government apologises as problems hit new coronavirus tests scheme Boris Johnson sounds incredible and ready to go, says Trump … Read more…

Apple and Google have an ambitious plan to help officials track coronavirus — here’s what needs to happen now

Digital contact tracing is not a magic bullet, and there are a lot of steps that still need to happen before digital contact tracing apps like those enabled by Google and Apple start slowing the spread of the coronavirus around … Read more…

Faith-based organizations eligible for SBA loans in coronavirus stimulus, officials say

Faith-based organizations like churches and other houses of worship can be eligible to receive federally-funded, forgivable loans through the coronavirus stimulus package, authorities clarified this week. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Even as deaths mount, officials see signs pandemic’s toll may not match worst fears

Coronavirus deaths continue to rise, but health officials see indications that the pandemic’s toll may be less devastating than the most pessimistic estimates. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Sources say Trump’s top trade adviser Peter Navarro feuded with officials over hydroxychloroquine’s effectiveness to treat coronavirus

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The US hit the grim milestone of most fatalities recorded in one day as health officials warned social distancing is now more important than ever

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The US hit the grim milestone of most fatalities recorded in one day as health officials warned social distancing is now more important than ever

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CDC recommends Americans wear face masks voluntarily in public but some officials say they felt ‘pressured’ to draft new guidelines

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people wear face coverings in public and health officials just reported the most deaths in a single day. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

The US is starting to see ‘glimmers’ that social distancing could be slowing the spread of coronavirus — but there’s more to do, officials say

Early clues — in places like New York, California and Seattle — indicate social distancing may be slowing the rate at which coronavirus cases otherwise would have increased in the United States. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section … Read more…

‘Red Dawn Breaking Bad’: Officials Warned About Safety Gear Shortfall Early On, Emails Show

A high-ranking federal official in late February warned that the United States needed to plan for not having enough personal protective equipment for medical workers as they began to battle the novel coronavirus, according to internal emails obtained by Kaiser … Read more…

‘Red Dawn Breaking Bad’: Officials Warned About Safety Gear Shortfall Early On, Emails Show

A high-ranking federal official in late February warned that the United States needed to plan for not having enough personal protective equipment for medical workers as they began to battle the novel coronavirus, according to internal emails obtained by Kaiser … Read more…

‘Après-ski is a virus spewer’: Health officials shut down this Austrian Alps village over coronavirus fears

Lured by its lively reputation, tourists like to pile into the Kitzloch bar for rollicking music and filling Teutonic food after a long day hitting the slopes in the Austrian Alps. Conveniently located next to a cable car station and enjoying … Read more…

‘Après-ski is a virus spewer’: Health officials shut down this Austrian Alps village over coronavirus fears

Lured by its lively reputation, tourists like to pile into the Kitzloch bar for rollicking music and filling Teutonic food after a long day hitting the slopes in the Austrian Alps. Conveniently located next to a cable car station and enjoying … Read more…

Trump weighs restarting economy despite warnings from U.S. public health officials

In tweets and retweets, the president argued that “WE CANNOT LET THE CURE BE WORSE THAN THE PROBLEM ITSELF,” reflecting concerns about the impact on the economy. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Trump weighs restarting economy despite warnings from U.S. public health officials

In tweets and retweets, the president argued that “WE CANNOT LET THE CURE BE WORSE THAN THE PROBLEM ITSELF,” reflecting concerns about the impact on the economy. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

As sweeping restrictions take effect in response to coronavirus, officials urge people to take the calls to action seriously

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As sweeping restrictions take effect in response to coronavirus, officials urge people to take the calls to action seriously

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As sweeping restrictions take effect in response to coronavirus, officials urge people to take the calls to action seriously

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Testing Shortages Force Extreme Shift In Strategy By Local Health Officials

Public health officials in California’s state capital region announced this week they have stopped tracing the contacts of patients diagnosed with the novel coronavirus. They’ve also ceased recommending quarantines for residents exposed to people confirmed to have the virus. It … Read more…

Testing Shortages Force Extreme Shift In Strategy By Local Health Officials

Public health officials in California’s state capital region announced this week they have stopped tracing the contacts of patients diagnosed with the novel coronavirus. They’ve also ceased recommending quarantines for residents exposed to people confirmed to have the virus. It … Read more…

How Concerned Are Public Health Officials About Coronavirus Misinformation? | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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A woman in Oregon and a high school boy in Washington state are the latest presumptive positives, officials say

There are now at least four US coronavirus cases without any related travel history, health officials say. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

A woman in Oregon and a high school boy in Washington state are the latest presumptive positives, officials say

There are now at least four US coronavirus cases without any related travel history, health officials say. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

New coronavirus case in California is ‘evidence of community transmission,’ county health officials say

The Santa Clara Public Health Department announced a third case of coronavirus in the county possibly transmitted through community spread, which brings the total number of coronavirus cases in California to 10 and the total number of cases in the … Read more…

New coronavirus case in California is ‘evidence of community transmission,’ county health officials say

The Santa Clara Public Health Department announced a third case of coronavirus in the county possibly transmitted through community spread, which brings the total number of coronavirus cases in California to 10 and the total number of cases in the … Read more…

Amid testing concerns, US officials unveil new coronavirus test kits and streamline commercial development

The CDC has released a new diagnostic test for COVID-19 and rolled out guidelines for how state and local health labs can correct previously faulty test kits sent out by the agency. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: … Read more…

Amid testing concerns, US officials unveil new coronavirus test kits and streamline commercial development

The CDC has released a new diagnostic test for COVID-19 and rolled out guidelines for how state and local health labs can correct previously faulty test kits sent out by the agency. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: … Read more…

Sens. Cruz, Shaheen propose sanctions against Lebanese officials over American prisoner

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., and Ted Cruz, R-Texas, have introduced a biting new sanctions bill aimed at senior Lebanese officials involved in the holding of U.S. citizens — in response to the detention and torture of 57-year-old American citizen Amer Fakhoury. … Read more…

Trump Weaponizing DOJ Is Worst Case Scenario Envisioned By Obama Officials | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

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Document Shows Chinese Officials’ Calculations in Xinjiang Campaign

A spreadsheet compiled by Chinese authorities responsible for tracking ethnic-minority Muslims catalogs detailed personal information—including whether they regularly pray at a mosque, possess a passport or have friends or relatives in trouble with the law. WSJ.com: World News BEST DEAL … Read more…