Ten residents have died at the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home in Hilo, officials said Friday, and the majority of its 74 residents have tested positive for the coronavirus after an asymptomatic employee is thought to have brought it on-site, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported. … [Read more...] about VA to help quell COVID-19 outbreak in Hawaii veterans home
Kistner was responding to a recent report published by the Atlantic, which claimed that anonymous sources told the outlet that President Trump privately made disparaging comments about veterans and fallen servicemen. The article further claimed that his attitude was cause for the cancellation of a visit to the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in 2018, reportedly saying it was “filled with losers.” … [Read more...] about Minnesota Veteran Running for Congress Criticizes Obama-Era VA
Smith stressed that the number is still in the testing phase and that “there is not a lot of confidence in the actual number of cases.” But he said that the presence and concentration of the COVID genome can be used to determine if cases are increasing. … [Read more...] about Sewage suggests wider spread of virus in Virginia county
DeJoy was put in charge of the Postal Service in June after a career in logistics and set in motion a series of policy changes that have delayed mail and sparked concern over the agency’s ability to process a flood of mail-in ballots expected this fall due to coronavirus fears. … [Read more...] about House to investigate DeJoy possible campaign law violations
I grew up abroad and have been to more than 70 countries. My family has a trip booked to Japan in November but it isn't looking promising. I miss travel. However, I'd miss it more if I didn't explore my own backyard. Like visiting a different country, I see new streets, people and ways of life every day without journeying far from home. … [Read more...] about We made exploring our city part of home schooling. Here’s how you can, too.