Shreeya SinhaThe fall surge is here: The number of new daily confirmed cases in the U.S. has jumped more than 15% in the past 10 days. It is the sharpest increase since the late spring, and it has arrived just before the official start of autumn, which is today. nyti.ms/2ZYtbcqpic.twitter.com/qLI7OUoE54
Exclusive: King’s College London team found steep drops in antibody levels three months after infection
Shreeya SinhaPeople who have recovered from Covid-19 may lose their immunity to the disease within months, according to research suggesting the virus could reinfect people year after year, like common colds.
“They’ll kill me. They’ll kill me,” Mr. Floyd said, according to a body camera transcript in court filings by Thomas Lane, a former officer who wants the charges against him dismissed.
Shreeya SinhaNew transcripts of #GeorgeFloyd's death:
∙ More than 20 times he said he could not breathe
∙ Said officers were killing him
∙ Chauvin says stop talking, it takes more oxygen
∙ Floyd said, “Momma, I love you. Tell my kids I love them. I’m dead.”
The mayor of Tacoma, Wash., called for the firing and prosecution of officers involved in the arrest of Mr. Ellis after video clips of the encounter emerged.
Shreeya SinhaA video has emerged showing the arrest of Manuel Ellis in Tacoma, Wash., who pleaded, "I can't breathe," before dying in police custody. The woman who shot the video could be heard yelling, "Stop hitting him!"
Cases of the new virus on the quarantined Diamond Princess reached 135 on Monday. Among them are at least 10 workers, and conditions below decks have raised fears of further spread.
Shreeya SinhaMore than 2,500 passengers on the Diamond Princess cruise ship are living in isolation with meals brought to them. But below deck, hundreds of crew members are living elbow to elbow. For them, there's no where to hide as #coronavirus cases rapidly multiply
A bill establishing a religious test for immigration to India is expected to pass Parliament, a major step for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu-nationalist agenda.
Shreeya SinhaModi is taking the next step in steering the world’s largest democracy from a secular country into a Hindu theocracy. India has one of the largest Muslim populations in the world and they are very afraid. nyti.ms/345I5x0 #CitizenshipAmendmentBill
Newly uncovered documents show the consulting giant helped ICE find “detention savings opportunities” — including measures the agency’s staff sometimes viewed as too harsh on immigrants.
Shreeya SinhaWhen the Trump administration wanted to find ways to detain more migrants, McKinsey advised making cuts in spending on food, medical care and supervision, new documents show. Collab with @propublica
Voters backed progressive women and people of color to usher in a City Council more diverse than any in Boston’s history.
Shreeya SinhaBoston's elections ushered in a City Council more diverse than any in the city's history. "These are things that would have been unthinkable in Boston a few years ago." By @EllenBarryNYT
Shreeya SinhaOn #IAmNonbinary day, take a moment to read @amy_harmon's piece on the debate over driver’s licenses that reflect gender identity. @MerriamWebster included "they" as a pronoun and cited her reporting.