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A Dozen Capitol Hill Lawmakers Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus In The Past Two Weeks

Topline Rep. Rick Allen (R-Ga.) said Tuesday he would quarantine after learning he had been infected with coronavirus, making him the twelfth member of Congress to test positive for the virus in less than two weeks as Capitol Hill grapples with a steep jump in infections while lawmakers quarrel over safety precautions. Senators Mike Lee,…

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More than dozen whales die after getting stranded on New Zealand beach

More than a dozen whales have died in New Zealand after becoming stranded on the country’s North Island, the Department of Conservation said on Sunday.Rescuers and volunteers worked all day on Saturday to refloat about 25 of the animals, part of a pod of about 40 to 50 pilot whales who got stranded earlier that…

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More than a dozen men charged in alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Whitmer

The FBI arrested six men who they say planned to take Gov. Whitmer hostage over their alleged frustration with state restrictions imposed during the pandemic. Seven other men were charged with planning to target the homes of law enforcement officers and kidnap government officials.Oct. 8, 202

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No longer lower than a dozen anti-ICE protestors arrested at World Replace Middle

September 17, 2020 | 7:28pm | Updated September 17, 2020 | 7:46pm More than a dozen protestors were taken away in cuffs during an anti-ICE demonstration in Lower Manhattan Thursday evening. The rally started in Foley Square and made its way down to World Trade Center to speak out against allegation of unwanted hysterectomies at…

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More than a dozen police chiefs faced backlash – and left – after George Floyd’s death. Here’s a list.

CLOSE A veto-proof majority of the Minneapolis City Council committed to dismantling its police department after the death of George Floyd. USA TODAYU. Reneé Hall, the first Black woman to lead the Dallas police force, on Tuesday became the latest police chief to resign amid protests that have swept the country since the death of…

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More than two dozen lifeguards in New Jersey test positive for COVID-19

More than two dozen lifeguards on Long Beach Island tested positive for the coronavirus after attending social gatherings outside of work, healths officials said on Friday.“The health department started receiving reports of COVID-19 activity among Surf City lifeguards on Saturday, July 18 and Harvey Cedars lifeguards on Sunday, July 19,” Daniel J. Krupinski, the Long…

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2 dozen health clubs disobey Arizona’s gym closure order

1 of 16 Jennifer Sposato, a trainer at Life Time health club, works out as the club remains open even as Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has issued an executive order for all gyms to close due to the surge in coronavirus cases in Arizona, Thursday, July 2, 2020, in Phoenix. For the third straight day,…

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2 dozen health clubs disobey Arizona’s gym closure order

2 dozen health clubs disobey Arizona’s gym closure order 1 of 13 Jennifer Sposato, a trainer at Life Time health club, works out as the club remains open even as Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has issued an executive order for all gyms to close due to the surge in coronavirus cases in Arizona, Thursday, July…

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A dozen states now part of outbreak linked to salad mixes sold at Jewel-Osco, Hy-Vee and Aldi

Mike Snider USA TODAY Wednesday Jun 24, 2020 at 10:35 AM Health officials are expanding a multistate outbreak of Cyclospora infections “potentially linked” to certain store brands of garden salad mixes. The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new safety alerts Tuesday recalling more select salads sold at Aldi, Hy-Vee and Jewel-Osco stores in…

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Live updates: More than two dozen states report coronavirus surges as Trump administration prepares for possible second wave

Please NoteThe Washington Post is providing this important information about the coronavirus for free. For more free coverage of the coronavirus pandemic, sign up for our Coronavirus Updates newsletter where all stories are free to read.A White House adviser said Sunday that the Trump administration is preparing for a possible second wave in the coronavirus…