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Police violence will make it harder to fight COVID-19 - The Verge
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Police violence will make it harder to fight COVID-19 - The Verge

Police violence makes people less likely to trust the medical system, which is at the center of the fight against the novel coronavirus. If someone tests positive for COVID-19, they may not want to tell officials if they were at a protest. Minnesota public he…

New Ebola outbreak reported in Congo - New York Post
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New Ebola outbreak reported in Congo - New York Post

Authorities in Congo are reporting a new outbreak of Ebola in the western part of the African nation on Monday. The World Health Organization said it already has a “surge team” on the g…

All in Yakima directed to wear masks starting Wednesday - KIMA CBS 29
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All in Yakima directed to wear masks starting Wednesday - KIMA CBS 29

YAKIMA COUNTY-- A health officer at the Yakima Health District issued a directive for the public to use face coverings to reduce the spread of COVID-19 illness. YHD says Dr. Teresa Everson, Yakima County's Public Health Officer, issued the directive that decl…

SCV sees nearly 100 new COVID-19 cases - Santa Clarita Valley Signal
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SCV sees nearly 100 new COVID-19 cases - Santa Clarita Valley Signal

The number of COVID-19 cases within the Santa Clarita Valley, which includes an outbreak at Pitchess Detention Center, jumped by 89 in the past day, bringing the SCV total number of cases to at least 1,544. However, this one-day spike in cases is largely a…