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The plea comes exactly 100 days after Jon Ryan Schaffer and hundreds of other supporters of former president Donald Trump allegedly stormed the Capitol hoping to prevent Joe Biden from being confirmed as the next president. Prosecutors hope Schaffer’s plea spurs others to provide additional evidence in hopes of avoiding long prison sentences. The plea …

A Mid-City family is still grieving and seeking justice for the death of Steven Lopez, who was shot and killed three years ago while riding his bike. Imagining losing a loved one can send pains to the heart, but this mother and daughter had to live through it a few years back. Flavia Hernandez says …

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health held a press briefing Thursday to make a last-minute plea for county residents to avoid New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day gatherings. The plea comes one day after L.A. County surpassed 10,000 COVID-19-related deaths and Southern California’s intensive care unit available capacity remained at 0.0% for …

Bay Area health officials are urging residents during the holidays to start taking safety measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus seriously amid a surge in cases and hospitalizations. Officials have warned local hospitals will reach capacity if the trend of rising numbers continue. “We are in a critical moment,” San Francisco Public Health Director …

“We can get out of it sooner if everyone is compliant.” That is the message from North East health chiefs to anyone thinking of ignoring the lockdown-style Covid restrictions that were imposed in the region on Friday. The strict measures ban anyone in Newcastle, Gateshead, Northumberland, South Tyneside, North Tyneside, Sunderland, or County Durham from …

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here The response to coronavirus (COVID-19) in New York City has “absolutely” not been enough yet, NYU Langone’s Dr. Stuart Ditchek urged Thursday. Appearing on “Fox & Friends,” Ditchek said that lives are being lost in Brooklyn, Queens and particularly in poor …

“This decision was an incredibly difficult one for Sam and the family, but because the plea agreement includes no jail time and no admission of facts, it was decided the plea deal is in the best interests of the family,” his attorney Michael Winkleman said in a statement obtained by CNN. Authorities in Puerto Rico …

For more than a year, Dr. Leon Fajerman denied that he groped, forcefully kissed, fondled and sexually assaulted vulnerable female patients. But months after NBC 7 Investigates first reported allegations against the south bay psychiatrist, Fajerman surrendered his medical license. In October 2018, Fajerman pleaded guilty to felony sexual exploitation and misdemeanor sexual battery. As …

WASHINGTON – The House Ethics Committee instructed indicted Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., to “refrain from voting” on legislation in the House of Representatives after he pleaded guilty to a campaign finance charge on Tuesday.  In a two-page letter dated Dec. 5, the committee told Hunter his guilty plea could bring a sentence of “two or more years …

NASHVILLE — A New York City police officer accused of breaking into a Tennessee home and threatening the black family inside has pleaded no contest. News outlets report 25-year-old Michael Reynolds entered the plea in Nashville on Thursday to one count of aggravated criminal trespassing and three counts of assault. Conese Halliburton says Reynolds was …