Fifteen thousand union nurses in Minnesota have walked off the job, with many picketing Monday morning after failing to reach an agreement with hospital executives. The Minnesota Nurses Association on Monday, Sept. 12, provided an update on the strike and negotiations.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
- Miami Herald
The baby developed an infection from being born in the Maryland jail cell, doctors determined, according to the lawsuit.
Two days after a junior high school teacher went missing in Texas last week, her husband found her car in New Orleans — with no sign of her in it. Mother-of-three Michelle Reynolds, 48, was reported missing from Alvin, Texas — a southern suburb of Houston — by her husband Michael Reynolds on Thursday, Sept. 22. She was last seen around noon on Thursday, the Brazoria County Sheriffs's Office reported. Michael Reynolds told Houston CBS affiliate KHOU, "She said that she was going to get something
- HuffPost Life
There's a new COVID-19 shot that targets omicron and its subvariants. But does your protection fade after a certain amount of time?
- The Advocate
Schneider, the top female and top trans contestant on the show, has married Genevieve Davis.
- Associated Press
The two biggest U.S. railroad unions were working Wednesday ahead of key ratification votes to dispel rumors about the contract deals that averted a potentially devastating nationwide strike . “The challenge is to first get past how angry they are,” said Dennis Pierce, president of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen.
- The Guardian
The incident at Rudsdale Newcomer high school comes as Oakland has been grappling with more than two years of elevated gun violence
Theo Ferrara, a high school freshman, disappeared last Thursday afternoon, after he was seen walking away from his home in Freeport towards Brunswick
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An Oakwood man is charged with physical abuse after a medical exam revealed his daughter had broken bones, according to Hall County Sheriff’s Office.
- Cape Cod Times
A tour bus bringing senior citizens from Memphis, Tennessee, to Cape Cod was tailed by an Army National Guard officer, police said.
- Idaho Statesman
The man was hiking on Mount Lemmon when he got lost, rescuers said.
A video of late chef Anthony Bourdain from 2017 recently went viral on Twitter and sparked a heated debate about how Singapore treats its domestic workers. “What are maids?” Bourdain asks as he sits down with locals in Singapore for his food and travel show, “Parts Unknown.” “Actually, if you look at Singapore, a lot of women are in the workforce,” the woman tells the chef, referring to maids as “helpers.”
- Women's Health
Police Officer John Balcerzak arrested Jeffrey Dahmer for his 17 murders, but he ignored Glenda Cleveland’s warnings along the way. Here’s where the cop is now.
The City of Boston has removed 23 light poles from city-area bridges after a 35-year-old woman was struck when of the installations toppled onto her on Tuesday.
- The Telegraph
Common antidepressants may raise the risk of heart disease and an early death, a study suggests.
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Police said Wednesday that they are searching for five shooters who ambushed a group of teens outside a Philadelphia high school killing one 14-year-old and wounding four other teenagers after a football scrimmage. Nicholas Elizalde, of suburban Havertown, was killed in the ambush as he and the other teens walked away from an athletic field at Roxborough High School shortly after 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, authorities said. Philadelphia Police Captain Jason Smith said during a news conference Wednesday that police believe Elizalde was not the intended target of the shooters.
- Associated Press
A union that rejected its deal with the nation's freight railroads earlier this month now has a new tentative agreement, but officials cautioned that the contract dispute won't be fully settled until all 12 rail unions approve their agreements this fall. The five-year deal announced Tuesday includes a 24% pay raise and $5,000 in bonuses that were in the first deal, along with a couple additional benefits including a cap on health insurance expenses and a promise that each railroad will negotiate individually over expense reimbursement. “I certainly do think that there’s a possibility” of a strike, Sandberg said.
- The News-Press
Downtown Fort Myers may be in evacuation zone A, but what do you do if your sailboat contains all you own?
- Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Here’s what the jurors told defense attorneys after they returned the verdict.
A 38-year-old woman was rushed to the hospital after gunfire ripped through a Midtown apartment, according to Memphis Police.