Boston, Amy Cockney Barrett, Dr David Clinton discussed on WBZ Morning News

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Degrees with clouds and fog in Boston at eight o'clock. Good morning. I'm Charlie Bergeron. Here's what's happening. President Trump is expected later today to nominate Amy Cockney Barrett. To replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court. CBS News White House correspondent Stephen Portnoy. The president refuses to confirm the reports, insisting people wait for his announcement in the Rose Garden, but he calls Amy Cockney Barrett outstanding. 48 year old Appeals court judge is a mother of seven, including two Children she and her husband adopted from Haiti. Formerly a law professor at Notre Dame. Barrett was confirmed to the seventh Circuit three years ago by a vote of 55 to 43, with three Senate Democrats voting in favor. Republicans say they have the votes to confirm her now before the election, Conservative groups that congressional allies already laying the groundwork for a swift confirmation process for Barrett. A covert 19 outbreak in Brigham and Women's Hospital now at 28 confirmed cases of the virus. Nine patients 19 employees testing positive. The hospital. Now in the process of testing all patients for the virus. The infection control team feels the outbreak has been traced to too impatient units, no definitive source of the outbreak. It's been identified the former superintendent of the Holy Oak Soldiers home and his medical director now facing criminal charges after dozens of veterans in their care Died of covert 19 years. W. B. C's Karen Regal Criminal case, There's a victim in this case there were ultimately 76 Attorney general Mara Healey says a grand jury has indicted former Holyoke soldiers home had been it. Walsh and former medical director Dr David Clinton on 10 counts each of criminal neglect where the ultimate decision makers they were ultimately responsible for the deadly decision to consolidate thes two units. General Haley says she believes he's the first prosecutions in the country to come from a covert 19 0 break in a nursing home. Karen Regal W B Z Boston's NewsRadio nb a Eastern Conference finals Game five last night, and the Celtics extend the Siri's beating Miami by a score of 1 21. To wanna wait. He'd still lead the best of seven series three games to two. Game six will be tomorrow night, a lot more coming up in sports. The Suffolk Downs racetrack in East Boston being replaced by a massive development project, which is expected Take about 20 years to complete office space for 25,000 workers, 10,000 apartments and condos. The $8 billion redevelopment approved yesterday by the Boston Planning and Development Agency. It is a tow three. Protest last night in Boston, demanding justice for Briana Taylor. Get that story coming up. Let's go check the roads. First. It's traffic and weather together. The Subaru retailers of New England all wheel drive traffic on the free morning and a good morning to you, Charlie. Well, stern out west of town. Of course, all areas dealing with thick fog this morning we're getting reports of a possible incident here on for 95 North bound. We're seeing delays from around just after 2 90 up towards Route 62 in Berlin's to allow some extra time up through there. No problems right now, along to 90, Easter west and Mass. Turnpike is okay north of the city. 3, 93 and 95 look good up to New Hampshire. Upper and lower ends of 1, 28 or Okay now signal Big delays. Downtown Boston south of the city. The expressway looks good 10 minutes. Send in. Route 20 for 95 okay down to Rhode Island and not singing problems South down to the Cape Three South is okay, There's sag more 25 East is OK at the born rob tackling diseases traffic on the threes. Let's check the four day W.

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