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Westgate Gardens Care Center staff held a vigil at the nursing home, calling for boosted pay and better treatment.
COVID-19 outbreaks in local nursing homes have been one of the main drivers of Tulare County COVID-19 infections.
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The group has a disproportionate number of nurses, health care workers and families living in multigenerational homes.
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Demonstrators wearing face masks and holding signs take part in a rally to raise awareness of anti-Asian violence
The Atlanta shooting served as a catalyst for a group of Asian American researchers to launch a new survey they hope will foreground the wellbeing and mental health of younger Asian Americans.
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All photos by Lexis-Olivier Ray for L.A. TACO.
While vendors watched their market share increase and collected money from the city and federal government, an L.A. TACO analysis found that hundreds of hand-washing stations and porta-potties went days, weeks and in some cases more than a month without being serviced.
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There's a pervasive culture of disbelief in the media, pop culture, politics and law enforcement. Advocates say better training and resources for police could help.
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Plans for adding a public option to the Affordable Care Act have stalled as the president punts the issue to Congress.
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For foster kids, lockdown begets 'perhaps irreversible damage;' young people can get seriously ill with COVID; younger kids could be vaccinated in fall; looking forward to back-to-school
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The Seattle Times is looking for a health reporter. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is seeking a justice and equity editor.
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A countywide task force focused on pandemic prevention efforts for the agricultural community
At least 64 agricultural workers have died of coronavirus in Santa Barbara County; 30 separate outbreaks reported among agricultural businesses.
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Volunteers help load boxes of food into vehicles after asking drivers how many boxes of food they want on June 4, 2021
Every Friday afternoon from 3 to 6 p.m., the parking lot of St. Andrew's United Methodist Church on Alma Street in Palo Alto becomes a drive-thru food aid hub.
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People walk into downtown Calexico after crossing the United States-Mexico border on December 1, 2020.
Often overshadowed by its larger, more affluent neighbors to the west, Imperial County had few testing and vaccination resources early on. Now, flush with vaccines, groups in the county are taking targeted efforts to reach vulnerable communities.
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