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Employees Who Work At Multiple Nursing Homes May Have Helped Spread The Coronavirus

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People wait for a bus in August in East Los Angeles. Latinos have the highest rate of labor force participation of any group in California — many in public-facing jobs deemed essential. That work has put them at higher risk of catching the coronavirus. Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Latinos Report Financial Strain As Pandemic Erodes Income And Savings

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How The Pandemic Has Affected The Latino Community In L.A.

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Amber England, who led the successful campaign for a ballot initiative to give 200,000 more Oklahomans health coverage, talked with supporters online this week. Voters narrowly approved the Medicaid expansion measure Tuesday, despite opposition by the state's governor and legislature. Sue Ogrocki/AP hide caption

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As Coronavirus Cases Spike, California's Early Gains Are Coming Undone

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Maria Banderas (left) answers questions from medical assistant Dolores Becerra on May 18 before getting a coronavirus test at St. John's Well Child and Family Center in South Los Angeles, one of the LA neighborhoods hit hard by COVID-19. Al Seib/LA Times via Getty Images hide caption

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New Coronavirus Hot Spots Emerge Across South And In California, As Northeast Slows

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How The Lack Of Coronavirus Test Kits Is Playing Out

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The house that John High rents with his son in Norman, Okla., doesn't even have a windowless room he could retreat to in a tornado, he says, and he can't afford to build a a wheelchair-accessible storm shelter. Jackie Fortier/StateImpact Oklahoma hide caption

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Many Tornado Alley Residents With Disabilities Lack Safe Options In A Storm

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Oklahoma Is Successful In Its Suit Against Opioid Manufacturer

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Oklahoma Judge Rules Johnson & Johnson To Pay $572 Million To Help Ease Opioid Crisis

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Judge Thad Balkman ruled that Johnson & Johnson is responsible for fueling Oklahoma's opioid crisis. He announced his decision in Norman, Okla., Monday. Sue Ogrocki/AP hide caption

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Johnson & Johnson Ordered To Pay Oklahoma $572 Million In Opioid Trial

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Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter begins closing statements during the opioid trial at the Cleveland County Courthouse in Norman, Okla., on Monday, July 15. It's the first public trial to emerge from roughly 2,000 U.S. lawsuits aimed at holding drugmakers accountable for the nation's opioid epidemic. Chris Landsberger/The Oklahoman hide caption

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Pain Meds As Public Nuisance? Oklahoma Tests A Legal Strategy For Opioid Addiction

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Opioid Case Against Johnson & Johnson Is In The Hands Of Oklahoma Judge

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Oklahoma Opioid Trial Ends

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