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If We Want To Stop Police Brutality, Here Are The Immediate Steps Our Leaders Must Take

In the last many days, as a brown woman and mother to multiracial children, I have experienced outrage, sadness and anger. Simultaneously, as an...

19 Black Wellness Instagram Accounts To Follow Right Now

The wellness industry notoriously caters to and uplifts white individuals when there are tons of Black wellness leaders who are channeling their energy into...

Study Authors Retract Influential Lancet Hydroxychloroquine Article

NEW YORK, June 4 (Reuters) - Three of the authors of an influential article that found hydroxychloroquine increased the risk of death in COVID-19...

Racism Is A Public Health Crisis. Ohio Wants To Declare It A Statewide Emergency.

As nationwide protests continue over the death of George Floyd, a Black man who was killed when a white Minneapolis police officer kneeled on...

California Gov. Newsom Likes To ‘Go Big’ But Doesn’t Always Deliver

Gavin Newsom knew it was a political gamble when, as the newly elected mayor of San Francisco, he promised to eradicate chronic homelessness. “I recognize...

Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Touted By Trump, Fails To Prevent COVID-19 In Rigorous Study

A malaria drug President Donald Trump took to try to prevent COVID-19 proved ineffective for that in the first large, high-quality study to test...

Attorneys General Say Walmart Is Failing To Protect Workers, Customers From Coronavirus

Eleven states and the District of Columbia warned Walmart on Tuesday that they believe the company is failing to protect workers and customers during...

COVID-19 Has Devastated The Black Community. Here’s Why And What Needs To Change.

I am Black. I am a woman. I am a physician. My education took me from public schools in New Orleans, Louisiana, to the Ivy...

North Carolina Dog Didn’t Have Coronavirus After All, Officials Say

New findings show that a North Carolina family’s dog thought to be the nation’s first such pet to test positive for COVID-19 was likely never...

How The Coronavirus Pandemic Is Changing The Way We Sleep

The pandemic has had an unusual effect on most aspects of our lives ― and perhaps unsurprisingly, our sleeping patterns have also taken a...

China Delayed Releasing Coronavirus Info, Frustrating WHO: AP Report

Throughout January, the World Health Organization publicly praised China for what it called a speedy response to the new coronavirus and thanked the Chinese...

Why Wearing Gloves To The Grocery Store Won’t Protect You From COVID-19

As you walk around the supermarket, you may notice some of your fellow shoppers are wearing rubber gloves. One woman picks up a box...

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Alaska’s Rural Fishing Communities Are The Next Front Line Of COVID-19

In a normal season, the village of Naknek in southwestern Alaska would be bustling by the end of May, with people arriving from all...

The first step in Yankees’ rebirth

A series by Joel Sherman chronicles how the Yankees’ fiasco of 1990 laid the groundwork for a dynasty. The Yankees won fewer games every year...

Authorities identify victims shot to death in burning Alabama home

Authorities identified six of the seven victims found shot to death Friday in a burning Alabama house known to deputies for past calls over...

Gleason’s Gym owner makes powerful case for a boxing reopening

It is the famous Brooklyn gym where the likes of Muhammad Ali and Mike Tyson and Jake LaMotta and Roberto Duran have trained, and...