Florida on Friday reported its seven-day average of new cases was 7,948 — the 26th consecutive day the state has set a record in its seven-day rolling average. And other hot spots are also seeing their rolling average of new cases hit record highs.
The child-care crunch triggered by the pandemic has rapidly become a crisis for many workers and companies that is disproportionately harming women and threatening to leave deep scars for years to come.
Amid pressure from sponsors, the team reversed years of resistance in announcing a review of the name today. Two people familiar with talks between the team and the NFL say a new name and mascot are expected, possibly before the 2020 season.
1st Lt. Clint Lorance had been in charge of his Army platoon for three days when he ordered them to kill three Afghans on a dirt road. After a second-degree murder conviction, Lorance was pardoned by President Trump, hailed as a hero. His troops suffered a different fate.
Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post contributing columnist, was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in 2018 by Saudi government agents sent from Riyadh. Saudi Arabia has refused to extradite the suspects.
Officer Clayton Jenison fired 13 times into a van being driven by a teenager. The Johnson County district attorney ruled the killing was justifiable, and the officer resigned — but city officials did not disclose the severance package.