A new, heavily mutated variant of SARS-CoV-2 emerged last week, crashing stock markets and leading nations to shut down travel from several countries in southern Africa. The doctor who first reported it, however, says there is no cause for panic as the strain appears to cause only mild symptoms.Continue Reading

Darrell Brooks Jr., accused of driving his SUV into a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin Sunday night, killing five and injuring dozens more, was released on low-cost bail twice this year—including earlier this month, when he was freed on $1,000 bond for allegedly running over a woman with the same vehicle.Continue Reading