In interviews with committee staff, large medical equipment companies cautioned that prices for raw materials have risen dramatically. One executive told congressional staff that "raw material for gowns is unavailable at any price, at least in the quantities we need to make gowns" and warned continuing to supply PPE under these conditions is "not sustainable." … [Read more...] about America is running short on masks, gowns and gloves. Again.
Greenberg traurig new york
Athletic director Jim Phillips cited the possibility of a limited crowd at the famed ballpark even if fans were allowed. He called it “a disappointing conclusion to reach” and said the Wildcats hope to play there again “with a packed house.” … [Read more...] about The Latest: D-Backs’ Guerra returns after negative test
"When you want to retire, you have to make an appointment with the pension section to go file," an NYPD detective who has been on the force for more than 25 years and is considering retirement told CNN. "Usually you can get one fast. Now it's more like a week wait." … [Read more...] about NYPD sees ‘troubling’ surge of retirement filings, official says
The House passed a sweeping police reform bill last month. All 233 Democrats voted in favor of the bill -- titled the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act -- along with three Republicans. The Senate voted 55-45 in favor of the bill -- it needed 60 votes to move forward. … [Read more...] about ‘Squad’ Dems Tlaib, Pressley introduce bill to defund police, give reparations
The New York Times reports frontline medical personnel are “falling ill at alarming rates” and are also being physically assaulted by “desperate and angry families,” upset by the news of the death of their loved ones or upset that they may not be able to get their loved ones’ bodies immediately. … [Read more...] about Report: Pakistan Hospitals Near Collapse Under Strain of COVID-19