CLOSE President Donald Trump has declared that meatpacking plants are “critical infrastructure” in order to keep them open during coronavirus. Wochit Foodborne illness investigations have slowed and food recalls have plummeted to their lowest levels in years because of disruptions in America’s multilayered food safety system caused by the novel coronavirus,Continue Reading

CLOSE Known for hits like “Tutti Frutti” and “Good Golly Miss Molly,” the charismatic star is remembered by music lovers around the world. Wochit Tributes from music’s finest poured in on social media Saturday to honor Andre Harrell, who died at 59, The Associated Press reports. Sean “P. Diddy” Combs’ REVOLTContinue Reading

Two months after the remains of 15-month-old Evelyn Boswell were found in the American state of Tennessee, investigators say they have identified a “person of interest” in the case. Evelyn was reported missing in mid-February, although authorities say she “was last seen by certain family members near the end ofContinue Reading

Staff reports, Nashville Tennessean Published 7:40 a.m. ET May 4, 2020 | Updated 10:38 a.m. ET May 4, 2020 CLOSE An intense thunderstorm pushed through central Tennessee on Sunday, May 3, with some Nashville-area residents reporting downed trees and damage. Storyful NASHVILLE, Tenn. – More than 101,000 customers continued toContinue Reading

CLOSE President Trump says he doesn’t take any responsibility for the 50,000 COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. Also says he won’t bail out the USPS. (April 24) AP Domestic WASHINGTON – Former President George W. Bush released a video this weekend encouraging Americans to stand up to the coronavirus pandemic, and didContinue Reading

CLOSE Reporters and experts from across the country and the USA TODAY Network talk about America’s most urgent questions on disinfection and reinfection. USA TODAY Nursing homes, long-term care facilities, prisons and meatpacking plants are all facing increasing scrutiny heading into the weekend as sobering reports of outbreaks at each madeContinue Reading

A day after Los Angeles became the nation’s first major city to offer free coronavirus testing for all residents, including those with no symptoms, the state of California appears poised to follow with another bold move. Rankled by the tens of thousands of people who disobeyed stay-at-home orders last weekend, Gov. Gavin NewsomContinue Reading