Black women, across generations, heed Biles’ Olympic example
By Aaron Morrison, Astrid Galvan And Deepti Hajela Aug. 03, 2021 10:19 PM EDT
Top US health official visits Colorado to promote vaccines
By Patty Nieberg Jun. 18, 2021 01:17 PM EDT
Black community has new option for health care: The church
By Carrie Antlfinger Jun. 16, 2021 11:45 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Florida
By The Associated Press Jun. 16, 2021 01:23 PM EDT
Palm Beach Post. June 12, 2021. Editorial: Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis errs in restricting race studies in schools At a...
As US COVID-19 death toll nears 600,000, racial gaps persist
By Carla K. Johnson, Olga R. Rodriguez And Angeliki Kastanis Jun. 14, 2021 11:15 AM EDT
Drug overdoses rise in NH; Hospitalizations in MA drop
Jun. 13, 2021 10:04 AM EDT
A look at pandemic-related news around New England on Sunday: NEW HAMPSHIRE As the number of COVID-19 cases have fallen...
AMA doctors meet amid vocal backlash over racial equity plan
By Lindsey Tanner Jun. 12, 2021 08:13 AM EDT
McKee extends Rhode Island's pandemic state of emergency
Jun. 11, 2021 11:09 AM EDT
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Gov. Daniel McKee has signed an executive order that extends Rhode Island's state of emergency for the coronavirus pandemic until next...
Colorado lawmakers map ambitious path to pandemic recovery
By James Anderson And Patty Nieberg Jun. 09, 2021 03:17 PM EDT
More than $24.5M to help communities of color, rural areas
Jun. 04, 2021 10:33 AM EDT
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire is getting more than $24.5 million in health-related COVID-19 funds to assist medically underserved communities, the state's...
House sends bill declaring racism a health crisis to Lamont
By Susan Haigh Jun. 01, 2021 06:50 PM EDT
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A bill that declares racism a public health crisis in Connecticut, an issue proponents contend was highlighted by the coronavirus...
Progressives push for higher taxes as budget talks continue
By Susan Haigh May. 28, 2021 05:11 PM EDT
As negotiations on a new two-year Connecticut state budget continue, the General Assembly's Progressive Caucus is putting pressure on Democratic leaders to...
Vaccine inequality in India sends many falling through gaps
By Neha Mehrotra And Sheikh Saaliq May. 26, 2021 01:05 AM EDT
Vaccine makers pledge 2.3B doses to less wealthy nations
May. 21, 2021 11:16 AM EDT
Bill declaring racism a public health crisis clears Senate
By Susan Haigh May. 18, 2021 05:07 PM EDT
On a bipartisan vote, the state Senate passed wide-ranging legislation Tuesday that declares racism a public health crisis, an issue proponents contend was...
Fauci says pandemic exposed 'undeniable effects of racism'
May. 16, 2021 12:26 PM EDT
The Latest: Fauci says pandemic highlights racism's impact
By The Associated Press May. 16, 2021 05:45 AM EDT
Twin MDs battle entrenched racism in the medical world
By Lindsey Tanner May. 13, 2021 11:25 AM EDT
Vermont House passes resolution on racism health emergency
May. 12, 2021 04:45 PM EDT
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont House of Representatives passed a resolution Wednesday declaring that racism is a public health emergency. ...
Vaccine clinic for Black, indigenous and people of color
Apr. 27, 2021 02:00 AM EDT
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) — A vaccination clinic is being held this week at Middlebury College for Black, indigenous, and people of color. The...