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28-year-old Houston doctor dies after battle with coronavirus, family says

28-year-old Houston doctor dies after battle with coronavirus, family says

Adeline Fagan, a second year OBGYN resident living in Houston, died early Saturday after a couple months-long battle with Covid-19, her family announced in a post on a GoFundMe page established on her behalf. Fagan had just started her second year of residency in Houston when she got sick, the GoFundMe page said. While she…MORE

Shots fired by barricaded gunman in suburban Atlanta, police say

Police ordered nearby residents to shelter in place Tuesday morning after a barricaded gunman at a suburban Atlanta home fired shots. Officers are on the scene in the Cobb County neighborhood, about 20 miles north of downtown Atlanta. “Barricaded Gunman/Shelter In Place,” a Cobb County Police tweet said. “All neighbors on Kingsley Dr between Castle…MORE

University of Georgia fraternity suspends operations after ‘racist, sexist’ chat messages

University of Georgia fraternity suspends operations after ‘racist, sexist’ chat messages

A University of Georgia fraternity has self-suspended operations indefinitely after “racist, sexist, and otherwise discriminatory comments” were made by members on a messaging app, according to a statement from the University of Georgia Interfraternity Council (IFC). The university’s Equal Opportunity Office is investigating the matter, University of Georgia in Athens (UGA) said in a statement.…MORE

Former Madison police chief to consult on Jacob Blake shooting

Former Madison police chief to consult on Jacob Blake shooting

A former Madison, Wisconsin, police chief will act as a consultant in the investigation into the shooting of Jacob Blake by a police officer last month, the state’s justice department said. Noble Wray, who is retired, is being retained by Kenosha County District Attorney Michael Graveley, the Wisconsin Department of Justice said in a statement…MORE