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Los Angeles sees increase of coronavirus-linked inflammatory condition in children: officials

closeVideoA growing number of children in Los Angeles have suffered from a coronavirus-linked inflammatory condition that’s linked to at least one pediatric death in the state. In an update over the weekend, officials with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health said that eight additional cases of the so-called multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) were…

Death toll from China mine explosions rises to 10

Associated PressBEIJING — Chinese rescuers have found the bodies of nine workers killed in explosions at a gold mine, raising the death toll to 10, officials said Monday.Eleven others were rescued a day earlier after being trapped underground for two weeks at the mine in Shandong province. One person was still missing.The cause of the…

Alaska DMV investigating after vanity plates with Nazi terminology spotted

  | USA TODAYAuthorities in Alaska launched a review to determine how the Department of Motor Vehicles issued personalized license plates bearing Nazi terminology, a controversy that led to one elected official being removed from her position on a state human rights commission. On Friday, former newspaper editor and reporter Matthew Tunseth spotted a “jaw-dropping” plate on a black…

‘Snake oil’ salesman in Washington state administered untested Covid-19 vaccines, officials say

A man in Washington state was arrested on federal charges for allegedly administering an unauthorized Covid-19 vaccine to patients.Johnny Stine, of Redmond, traveled across the country charging patients between $400 to $1,000 for each shot, the Justice Department said in a news release. He was arrested Thursday on a charge of introducing misbranded drugs into…