Opioid overdoses on the rise in Minnesota during pandemic – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The opioid epidemic has a record number of drug overdoses in the United States last year. The peak also occurs in Minnesota. Just under 800 Minnesotans died…

Charlestown boats converted to floating guesthouses – CBS Boston

CHARLESTOWN (CBS) – Downstairs at Charlestown Marina you’ll find a floating bed and breakfast. Two of them, in fact. “It’s a different world here,” said Jon Dolence, co-owner with partner…

China says US entered airspace after documents sent to Taiwan

China warned of “serious consequences” for an intrusion into its airspace on Thursday, a few hours after the US Air Force delivered “diplomatic courier” to de facto Embassy of the…

Britain’s women’s football team to kneel at the Olympics

UK women’s football team plan to kneel before Tokyo Olympics kick off ThroughThe Associated Press July 15, 2021, 08:16 • 2 minutes to read Share on FacebookShare on twitterEmail this…

Dr Cornel West denounces ‘shadow of Jim Crow’ in scathing Harvard resignation letter over land dispute

Dr Cornel Ronald West‘s the fight to get tenure at Harvard is over. In a long, scathing letter uploaded to his Twitter account earlier this week, the philosopher and political…

Byron Allen now has 24 stations in 20 markets

Byron Allen continues to expand its entertainment empire. The media mogul who is the founder, chairman and CEO of Allen Media Group – the parent company of the Grio –…

This artist disconnected from the world to find clarity – The Undefeated

One of a series on the world of art emerging from the coronavirus pandemic. Cans of spray paint cans are stacked by the artist’s door Michi Meko studio in Atlanta.…

Two women wanted in laundromat assault

Two women are wanted by police for beating a worker at a Brooklyn laundromat last month, authorities said Wednesday. Unidentified suspects punched the 69-year-old victim in the face and cracked…

LA County lifts swimming ban on Dockweiler and El Segundo beaches

Los Angeles County public health officials on Wednesday evening lifted swimming restrictions around El Segundo Beach and Dockweiler State Beach that were put in place after an emergency dump of…

Neutrogena and Aveeno sunscreens recalled after discovery of carcinogenic traces: NPR

Johnson & Johnson has recalled five aerosolized sunscreen products after finding traces of benzene. In this file photo, Collin Morikawa splashes on sunscreen during the Workday Championship golf tournament in…