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West Virginia doctor indicted in patient groping cases

May. 12, 2020 7:05 PM EDT

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A former doctor at a Veterans Affairs hospital in West Virginia was indicted Tuesday on federal charges that he molested several male patients and violated their civil rights. A federal grand jury in Charleston indicted Dr. Jonathan Yates on two counts of abusive sexual contact...

FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2019, file photo, U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin talks to reporters outside of the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg, W.Va.  A lawyer has filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of the family of a man who died in 2018 from a wrongful insulin injection at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg. (Eddie Trizzino/Times-West Virginian via AP)

Second lawsuit filed in West Virginia VA hospital deaths

Apr. 22, 2020 5:01 PM EDT

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A woman is suing the federal government over the 2018 death of her husband from a wrongful insulin injection at a West Virginia veterans hospital. Norma Shaw's lawsuit is the second one filed against Veteran Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie in the past month involving the Louis A....

People wearing face masks walk at a downtown street in Hong Kong Monday, April 6, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

The Latest: Hong Kong to remain closed to foreigners

Apr. 7, 2020 12:42 AM EDT

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — Hong Kong to remain closed to foreigners indefinitely...