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A construction worker is dead after a portion of a parking garage collapsed in the Haymarket area of Boston on Saturday, according to city officials.Boston Fire Commissioner Jack Dempsey said his department received a call at about 5:40 p.m. reporting a building collapse at 1 Congress St.NewsCenter 5’s Emily Maher, who was in the North …

Before there was a pandemic, health care was the same ever-evolving passion for Jayne Ellenwood. “There’s always something new that pops up,” said Ellenwood, the lab client services manager for Bryan Health. But Ellenwood, 31, will likely never see anything in her career to match COVID-19, which within days changed the nature of her job. …

A Manhattan man is in custody on attempted murder charges after the broad daylight shooting of an NYC sanitation worker, who was apparently breaking up the assault of his own daughter. Elijah Tracy, 20, also faces assault and weapons charges for the late-morning Feb. 10 shooting at 52nd Street and Tenth Avenue in the Hell’s …

Prosecutors in Camden, New Jersey, sought criminal charges against a home health aide accused of inadvertently exposing an elderly patient to Covid-19 early in the pandemic in what appears to be the only case of its kind. The patient, an 80-year-old woman, died of the illness in May last year. The attempt to hold an …

Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) Former Apple employee Antonio García Martínez has refuted the company’s portrayal of his high-profile ouster this week and claims Apple knew about his past writings demeaning women and people of color, which came under fire from employees this week, before it made a job offer. “Apple was well aware of …

Reta Mays, who worked as a nursing assistant at the Louis A. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Clarksburg, pleaded guilty last July to seven counts of second-degree murder and one count of assault with intent to commit murder. During Tuesday’s sentencing, Judge Thomas S. Kleeh ordered consecutive life sentences for each murder and 20 …

Hidden cameras have been used to expose compensation cheats who had claimed to be injured after car accidents and received significant payouts. One Fremantle man who said he had been injured in two crashes claimed compensation and cycled more than 3000km from Perth to Sydney on a charity bike ride. Paul Chartres went on an …

LOS GATOS, Calif. (KRON) — Police are calling on the public for help in connection with a suspected hate crime against a woman of Asian descent in Los Gatos. What makes this case even more disturbing, is that the victim is a health care worker. Los Gatos Police Chief Peter Decena took to the internet …

This story is part of the SoJo Exchange from the Solutions Journalism Network, a nonprofit organization dedicated to rigorous reporting about responses to social problems. Click here to read the original story. As hospitals nationwide struggle with the latest covid-19 surge, it’s not so much beds or ventilators in short supply. It’s the people to care for the …

The 26-year-old hotel quarantine worker who tested positive for coronavirus is a “model employee”, Premier Daniel Andrews has said. “Whether it is doffing and donning PPE, all the protocols, all the other rules that are followed up of course has provided us with very detailed accounts of where he has been as well as any …