Health experts expressed concern that Gov. Mike DeWine’s apparent false positive — and subsequent negative test result — may become a misleading data point for those who doubt the pandemic’s severity or, in some cases, its very existence.
Nearly 80 percent of Veterans Affairs employees surveyed by their workers union said endemic racism in the agency is a moderate or serious problem, with more than half reporting they have witnessed discrimination against the former military personnel whom the agency serves.
The pandemic is exacerbating gentrification in Los Angeles and other cities. The Hulu series “Ramy” is a win for Muslim representation, but criticism shows how far we have to go. Black-owned bookstores see a boom in orders for anti-racist literature.
Lawmaker Sami Gemayel (center left) and political candidate Nadim Gemayel (center right) carry the coffin of the Kataeb Party's Secretary General Nazar Najarian, who was killed in Tuesday's explosion. (Hassan Ammar/AP)
A passenger arrives at London's Gatwick Airport last month. The lifted travel advisory doesn’t change the fact that Americans are not allowed into many countries because of rising coronavirus cases in the United States. (AP)
Officials hope the addition of a pavilion, fountain, art exhibit space, children’s play area and public restrooms will transform Franklin Square into a welcoming space that will no longer be just a place to wait for a bus.