By Veronica Stracqualursi and Karl de Vries, CNN Herman Cain, a onetime Republican presidential candidate and former CEO of Godfather's Pizza, has died from coronavirus, according to an obituary sent from his verified Twitter account and Newsmax, where he was launching a television show. Cain, 74, was hospitalized earlier this month,...
At least 150,000 Americans have died of the coronavirus since the U.S. began keeping count, and the number continues to rise. By Ja'han Jones, Huff Post At least 150,000 people in the United States have now died of the coronavirus, according to Johns Hopkins University. The grim milestone comes months after...
By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer After testing positive for COVID-19 last weekend, White Sox third baseman Yoan Moncada rejoined the team’s major league roster on Thursday, July 16. Prior to the announcement, the third baseman was placed on the 10-day injured list last Friday for unspecified reasons. Manager Rick Renteria believes...
By Abbey Nickel, Purdue University As researchers learn more about COVID-19 and its effect on human health, the need for that information to be accessed – and understood – quickly and easily is vital. Bethany McGowan, an assistant professor and health sciences information specialist at Purdue University, is partnering with the...
The National Park Service at Indiana Dunes National Park has begun a social media campaign to help keep visitors safe from COVID-19. In recognition of the increase of COVID-19 in the community and nationwide, this campaign reminds the public that they can catch the virus outdoors on a crowded...
The Indiana Region of the American Red Cross is looking for people to help sew and distribute face coverings during the COVID-19 pandemic. The project honors the rich history of the American Red Cross’ rapid response early in the 20th century as the U.S. juggled the effects of World...
By Isi Frank Ativie The Cook County government has made moderate and slow progress, recommencing the mandated orders to reopen all circuit court operational buildings on Monday. This demand includes courthouses in Chicagoland suburban areas such as Skokie, Markham, Bridgeview, Rolling Meadows, and Maywood. On March 17, the Illinois Supreme Court...
Crusader Staff Report Gary Mayor Jerome Prince is pushing a new mandate requiring residents to wear face masks as COVID-19 cases continue to climb in the city. In a video press conference on July 17, Prince said he had “extensive discussions” with Gary Health Commissioner Dr. Roland Walker before he gave...
In an exclusive interview with theGrio, Sen. Harris reveals a new proposal to fight racism and bias against patients of color By Natasha S. Ashford, The Grio For Black America, fears around COVID-19 aren’t just about the disease itself, but seeking help from a medical system that doesn’t always treat Black...
By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer Chicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish now has concerns about playing baseball due to COVID-19. According to Jordan Bastian of MLB.com, the decision to participate in an abbreviated season amid the coronavirus pandemic was not an easy one for the Cubs pitcher. Bastian also mentioned that...