Davita, former CEO charged for alleged noncompete conspiracies

Dive Brief: DaVita, which operates outpatient care center centers across the U.S. focusing on kidney care and dialysis, along with its former CEO Kent Thiry, received a two-count federal indictment from a grand jury for conspiring with competing companies to not poach each other’s senior-level employees. The indictment alleges the company and its CEO engaged… Read More »

C.D.C. Director Warns of a ‘Pandemic of the Unvaccinated’

The Coronavirus Outbreak Latest Updates Maps and Cases Delta Variant F.A.Q.s C.D.C. School Guidance F.D.A. Warning Added to One Vaccine Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story C.D.C. Director Warns of a ‘Pandemic of the Unvaccinated’ Cases, hospitalizations and deaths remain far below last winter’s peak, but the director… Read More »

7 children in ICU, 2 on life support as they battle delta variant of COVID-19

Loading the player… At least seven children are in the intensive care unit in Mississippi as the state continues to battle the delta variant of COVID-19 — and two of the children are on life support.  On Twitter on Tuesday, Dr. Thomas Dobbs, a Mississippi Department of Health official, tweeted an update to an earlier… Read More »

Mask mandate back on in Los Angeles as virus cases rise

Loading the player… Los Angeles County residents will again be required to wear masks indoors, regardless of their vaccination status, while the University of California system said that students, faculty and staff must be inoculated against the coronavirus to return to campuses. The announcements Thursday came amid a spike in COVID-19 cases, most of them… Read More »

How to Watch the 2021 CrossFit Games

The 2021 CrossFit Games will be a competition filled with firsts. These Games will be the first with a full season’s lead-up under the stewardship of new CrossFit owner and CEO Eric Garza, who took over the company just before last year’s championship event. The 2020 contest was also majorly disrupted by the Covid-19 pandemic,… Read More »