National

Virtual March on Washington Programming to Feature Speaker Pelosi, Sen. Booker, Abrams, Rev. Barber, Among Others

BALTIMORE, MD — On Tuesday, the NAACP announced the list of high-profile speakers and performers participating in the 2020 Virtual March on Washington programming on Aug. 27 and 28. Before civil rights leaders, activists, and […]

National

Nurses Seek OSHA Sanctions on HCA

The National Nurses United (NNU) today called on the federal Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) to inspect all HCA-owned-and-operated hospitals and issue citations against the hospital giant for “willful violation” of workplace safety hazards, […]

National

Extremely Dangerous Hurricane Laura Makes Landfall

The northern eyewall of “extremely dangerous” Hurricane Laura has moved over Louisiana’s Cameron Parish,  bringing a “catastrophic storm surge, extreme winds and flash flooding” to southwestern Louisiana, the National Hurricane Center said. The storm intensified […]