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Thirty-six veterans die of COVID-19 in NC state veterans nursing homes that a private company has run for 22 years

By Thomas Goldsmith and Riley Davis North Carolina’s state-owned veterans nursing homes became the place where 36 ailing men caught COVID-19, then died, after surviving tours in places such as Pearl Harbor and Korea, according to federal records. According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the death totals mean North Carolina ranks third […]