CDC director Rochelle Walensky announces shake-up of the organization, citing COVID mistakes

The head of the nation’s top public health agency on Wednesday announced a shake-up of the organization, saying it fell short responding to COVID-19 and needs to become more nimble. The planned changes at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—CDC leaders call it a “reset”—come friend comment of the agency’s response to COVID-19, monkeypox … Read more

Anne Heche’s Cause Of Death Revealed By Coroner – Report – Deadline

Anne Heche died from smoke inhalation and thermal injuries, according to the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner, People reported today. Her death was officially ruled an accident. The report cited a “sternal fracture due to blunt trauma” as another “significant condition” contributing to her passing. Heche suffered the injuries when her car jumped a curb … Read more

5 things learned at Packers training camp – Aug. 17

GREEN BAY – The Packers and New Orleans Saints returned to the practice field Wednesday for the second of their two joint practices at Ray Nitschke Field. Here are five things we learned: 1. The Packers like how their young receivers responded after a meeting with Aaron Rodgers & Co. Coming off an uneven practice … Read more

Governor’s office files to kill subpoena seeking testimony in Fulton County election probe – WSB-TV Channel 2

Governor’s office files to kill subpoena seeking testimony in Fulton County election probe Channel 2 Action News has learned that Kemp never tested in July. ATLANTA—Gov. Brian Kemp filed a motion Wednesday to kill a subpoena seeking his testimony before the Fulton County special grand jury looking into potential interference in Georgia’s 2020 elections. Channel … Read more

Witnesses say ex-NFL CB Aqib Talib started fight that led to brother allegedly shooting youth coach

A fight that ended with Aqib Talib’s brother allegedly shooting and killing a youth football coach may have been started by the former NFL cornerback. Witnesses have reportedly told Rebecca Lopez of Dallas’ WFAA that Talib instigated the fight by crossing the field confronting the referees. The fight soon escalated, with one witness, coach Heith … Read more

Judge reinstates North Carolina’s 20-week abortion ban :: WRAL.com

By HANNAH SCHOENBAUM, Associated Press/Report for America RALEIGH, NC — Abortions in North Carolina are no longer legal after 20 weeks of pregnancy, a federal judge ruled Wednesday, eroding protections in one of the South’s few remaining safe havens for reproductive freedom. US District Judge William Osteen reinstated an unenforced 20-week abortion ban, with exceptions … Read more

Christian Pulisic-Manchester United transfer: Chelsea unwilling to loan USMNT star to competitor

Manchester United are looking to acquire Chelsea’s american winger Christian Pulisic, according to CBS Sports transfer insider Fabrizio Romano. Newcastle, Juventus and Atlético Madrid have also inquired, but a loan move to Old Trafford does not appear to be likely at this time. The Blues, and new club owner Todd Boehly specifically, would not be … Read more