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Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

President Trump on Thursday pressed Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham to call former President Barack Obama to testify amid new developments s [...] Read full article: Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama te...→

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Even as California health officials have loosened some of the restrictions of sheltering orders and weigh the steps needed for getting back to business-as-usua [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As California mulls shelter...→

Wisconsin sheriff says he won't enforce governor's safer-at-home order, calls it ‘frustrating and difficult’

Wisconsin sheriff says he won't enforce governor's safer-at-home order, calls it ‘frustrating and difficult’

The sheriff in Wisconsin’s Barron County became the latest public official on Tuesday to defy a state’s shutdown orders when he announced he would not comply w [...] Read full article: Wisconsin sheriff says he won't enforce ...→

Families Seek Answers Amid Coronavirus Outbreak at Humboldt Park Nursing Home

Families Seek Answers Amid Coronavirus Outbreak at Humboldt Park Nursing Home

A family is in mourning after their father passed away due to coronavirus-related complications, but they say they weren’t kept in the loop by the nursing home [...] Read full article: Families Seek Answers Amid Coronavirus O...→

Saudi Fund Offered $1.6 Billion for Ritz Hotel Amid Family Feud

Saudi Fund Offered $1.6 Billion for Ritz Hotel Amid Family Feud

Saudi Arabia investment fund Sidra Capital offered 1.3 billion pounds ($1.6 billion) for the luxurious Ritz Hotel in London before it was eventually sold for n [...] Read full article: Saudi Fund Offered $1.6 Billion for Ritz...→

Nursing home workers offered raise ahead of planned strike date

Union negotiators have rejected the offer, according to a spokesperson for the nursing home association.  Read full article: Nursing home workers offered raise ahead...→

Photos: Activists around nation protest stay-at-home orders amid pandemic

Photos: Activists around nation protest stay-at-home orders amid pandemic

Protesters frustrated with local stay-at-home orders took to the streets in California, Illinois, New York and elsewhere on May 1 to push for a reopening of th [...] Read full article: Photos: Activists around nation protest ...→

Complaint confusion: Biden calls on Senate secretary to locate accuser records, amid uncertainty over location

Complaint confusion: Biden calls on Senate secretary to locate accuser records, amid uncertainty over location

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Friday called on the Secretary of the Senate to essentially resolve confusion over where personnel com [...] Read full article: Complaint confusion: Biden calls on Sena...→

MDHHS And Courts Work to Get Foster Children Home Amid COVID-19

MDHHS And Courts Work to Get Foster Children Home Amid COVID-19

The MDHHS and the Michigan Supreme Court's State Court Administrative Office are working together to get foster children to permanent homes amid the Coronaviru [...] Read full article: MDHHS And Courts Work to Get Foster Chil...→

LA Councilman Calls on Feds to Expand SNAP Benefits Amid Pandemic

LA Councilman Calls on Feds to Expand SNAP Benefits Amid Pandemic

Councilman Bob Blumenfield introduced a resolution Wednesday for Los Angeles to call on Congress to expand the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to hel [...] Read full article: LA Councilman Calls on Feds to Expand SN...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Paul Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat in prison

Paul Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat in prison

His lawyers argued that the medications, along with his health history, "make plain that Mr. Manafort is at a significantly higher risk for serious illness or [...] Read full article: Paul Manafort released to home confineme...→

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued new nursing home measures Sunday amid growing criticism of the state's response to outbreaks in those facilities. Read full article: Cuomo issues new nursing home measures a...→

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

The uncertainty surrounding the pandemic as well as the plethora of information available via the internet may also be adding to the worry, one of the doctors [...] Read full article: Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus...→

Cuomo Laments 66 Percent of Hospitalized Were Staying Home

Cuomo Laments 66 Percent of Hospitalized Were Staying Home

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo lamented 66% of coronavirus patients who required hospitalization had been following stay-at-home orders, he revealed during a Wedne [...] Read full article: Cuomo Laments 66 Percent of Hospitalized...→

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

In New York City, the epicenter of the national coronavirus outbreak, the road to reopening continued Wednesday with another unprecedented shutdown: Subways. T [...] Read full article: Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates ...→

Tour Washington, D.C. from your home for free amid the pandemic

Tour Washington, D.C. from your home for free amid the pandemic

A unique educational tour of some of the most iconic landmarks in Washington, D.C. is being made available for free by the Smithsonian Museum and The Great Cou [...] Read full article: Tour Washington, D.C. from your home for...→

Stay-at-home orders amid pandemic create a

Stay-at-home orders amid pandemic create a "perfect storm for child abuse," welfare worker says

Forty child welfare workers submitted video diaries to CBS News about how the outbreak is putting kids and workers at risk. Read full article: Stay-at-home orders amid pandemic create...→

NY Health Dept. probing over 2,500 nursing home complaints amid coronavirus

NY Health Dept. probing over 2,500 nursing home complaints amid coronavirus

The state is investigating more than 2,500 nursing home complaints launched while the coronavirus has run roughshod over the facilities, the Health Department [...] Read full article: NY Health Dept. probing over 2,500 nursi...→

Cuomo’s nursing home policies amid coronavirus ‘a disaster,’ says ex-Gov. Pataki

Cuomo’s nursing home policies amid coronavirus ‘a disaster,’ says ex-Gov. Pataki

Former Gov. George Pataki slammed Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s nursing home policies during the coronavirus pandemic as a “disaster” that may have unnecessarily caused [...] Read full article: Cuomo’s nursing home policies amid coron...→

Minneapolis Church Burglarized Amid Stay-At-Home Order

Minneapolis Church Burglarized Amid Stay-At-Home Order

Minneapolis police say a southside church sustained more than $15,000 in damage after it was burglarized and robbed. Read full article: Minneapolis Church Burglarized Amid Stay...→

Groomer shares top tips to keep dogs trimmed at home amid coronavirus

Groomer shares top tips to keep dogs trimmed at home amid coronavirus

Melissa Mitchner, owner of the Bark Shoppe in New York City which is temporarily closed due to coronavirus, shared tips to groom dogs at home. Read full article: Groomer shares top tips to keep dogs tri...→

Concern Grows Over ‘Senior Isolation’ Amid Stay-at-Home Order

Concern Grows Over ‘Senior Isolation’ Amid Stay-at-Home Order

Even before precautions were taken to stop the spread of COVID-19, the term “senior isolation” was one of the biggest concerns for people dealing directly with [...] Read full article: Concern Grows Over ‘Senior Isolation’ Am...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poison Control Officials Report An Uptick In Calls Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

The Minnesota Poison Control System says the state is mirroring the national trend of a 10% increase in calls about exposure to bleach. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poison Control...→

Stuck at home, looking within: self-discovery amid pandemic

Confidence, resilience, passion: As the pandemic has changed the world and pushed people into their homes and out of old routines, it has also, for many, revea [...] Read full article: Stuck at home, looking within: self-disc...→

Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat: lawyer

Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat: lawyer

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been transferred to home confinement after he sought the transfer due to the health risk in prison from corona [...] Read full article: Manafort released to home confinement am...→

Nintendo sees profit jump as people stay home playing video games amid pandemic

Nintendo sees profit jump as people stay home playing video games amid pandemic

Japanese video-game maker Nintendo has scored a 33% jump in annual profit as people stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic turn to playing games. Read full article: Nintendo sees profit jump as people stay...→

Illinois Blues parent gets new CEO • Nursing home workers offered raise ahead planned strike date • Wearable COVID-19 detector

Maurice Smith, who has been with Health Care Service Corp for nearly 27 years and joined as an intern, will become the company's CEO effective June 1. Read full article: Illinois Blues parent gets new CEO • Nur...→

Nursing home group calls for immunity from coronavirus lawsuits after thousands of deaths rattle industry

Nursing home group calls for immunity from coronavirus lawsuits after thousands of deaths rattle industry

"The nursing homes that are suffering the worst problems with the virus are the same homes that have had terrible track records with infection control and with [...] Read full article: Nursing home group calls for immunity fr...→

Coronavirus Roundup: World's Ugliest Dog Contest Called Off; Vacaville Barber Takes Defiant Stand Against Staying At Home

Coronavirus Roundup: World's Ugliest Dog Contest Called Off; Vacaville Barber Takes Defiant Stand Against Staying At Home

Antioch Woman Who Served in World War II Gets Rolling Thunder Surprise on 100th Birthday ANTIOCH — The coronavirus has been spoiling a lot of parties these day [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: World's Ugliest Dog...→

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals is pairing volunteers with seniors who want to learn more about technology, giving them someone to talk to and a chance to learn something new. Read full article: Tech Pals provides free support to older...→

Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Are Arguing Over New Home Purchases Amid Divorce

Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Are Arguing Over New Home Purchases Amid Divorce

The former ‘Laguna Beach’ personality is accusing her ex of withholding the funds she needs to purchase a new house. Read full article: Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Are Arg...→

With So Many People Staying Home During Pandemic, Chicago Cab Drivers See Steep Drop In Rides; 'We Going Broke'

With So Many People Staying Home During Pandemic, Chicago Cab Drivers See Steep Drop In Rides; 'We Going Broke'

A rainy day in the Loop would usually be a good time to catch a cab, but cabbie Kapriccio Duncan said there's nothing usual about these times. Read full article: With So Many People Staying Home During ...→

Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectarian ‘quota’ system amid struggle to form new government

Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectarian ‘quota’ system amid struggle to form new government

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says leaders in Iraq should get rid of their country’s sectarian quota system in order to facilitate a much-needed end to a poli [...] Read full article: Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectaria...→

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

This unprecedented pandemic is turning a spotlight on the limitations of these living arrangements and the need to better care for our most vulnerable citizens [...] Read full article: A new public health crisis: caring for o...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Stuck at home, looking within: self-discovery amid pandemic

Confidence, resilience, passion: As the pandemic has changed the world and pushed people into their homes and out of old routines, it has also, for many, revea [...] Read full article: Stuck at home, looking within: self-disc...→

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Even as California health officials have loosened some of the restrictions of sheltering orders and weigh the steps needed for getting back to business-as-usua [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As California mulls shelter...→

Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat: lawyer

Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat: lawyer

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been transferred to home confinement after he sought the transfer due to the health risk in prison from corona [...] Read full article: Manafort released to home confinement am...→

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued new nursing home measures Sunday amid growing criticism of the state's response to outbreaks in those facilities. Read full article: Cuomo issues new nursing home measures a...→

Nintendo sees profit jump as people stay home playing video games amid pandemic

Nintendo sees profit jump as people stay home playing video games amid pandemic

Japanese video-game maker Nintendo has scored a 33% jump in annual profit as people stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic turn to playing games. Read full article: Nintendo sees profit jump as people stay...→

Cuomo Laments 66 Percent of Hospitalized Were Staying Home

Cuomo Laments 66 Percent of Hospitalized Were Staying Home

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo lamented 66% of coronavirus patients who required hospitalization had been following stay-at-home orders, he revealed during a Wedne [...] Read full article: Cuomo Laments 66 Percent of Hospitalized...→

Saudi Fund Offered $1.6 Billion for Ritz Hotel Amid Family Feud

Saudi Fund Offered $1.6 Billion for Ritz Hotel Amid Family Feud

Saudi Arabia investment fund Sidra Capital offered 1.3 billion pounds ($1.6 billion) for the luxurious Ritz Hotel in London before it was eventually sold for n [...] Read full article: Saudi Fund Offered $1.6 Billion for Ritz...→

Illinois Blues parent gets new CEO • Nursing home workers offered raise ahead planned strike date • Wearable COVID-19 detector

Maurice Smith, who has been with Health Care Service Corp for nearly 27 years and joined as an intern, will become the company's CEO effective June 1. Read full article: Illinois Blues parent gets new CEO • Nur...→

Tour Washington, D.C. from your home for free amid the pandemic

Tour Washington, D.C. from your home for free amid the pandemic

A unique educational tour of some of the most iconic landmarks in Washington, D.C. is being made available for free by the Smithsonian Museum and The Great Cou [...] Read full article: Tour Washington, D.C. from your home for...→

Coronavirus Roundup: World's Ugliest Dog Contest Called Off; Vacaville Barber Takes Defiant Stand Against Staying At Home

Coronavirus Roundup: World's Ugliest Dog Contest Called Off; Vacaville Barber Takes Defiant Stand Against Staying At Home

Antioch Woman Who Served in World War II Gets Rolling Thunder Surprise on 100th Birthday ANTIOCH — The coronavirus has been spoiling a lot of parties these day [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: World's Ugliest Dog...→

NY Health Dept. probing over 2,500 nursing home complaints amid coronavirus

NY Health Dept. probing over 2,500 nursing home complaints amid coronavirus

The state is investigating more than 2,500 nursing home complaints launched while the coronavirus has run roughshod over the facilities, the Health Department [...] Read full article: NY Health Dept. probing over 2,500 nursi...→

Photos: Activists around nation protest stay-at-home orders amid pandemic

Photos: Activists around nation protest stay-at-home orders amid pandemic

Protesters frustrated with local stay-at-home orders took to the streets in California, Illinois, New York and elsewhere on May 1 to push for a reopening of th [...] Read full article: Photos: Activists around nation protest ...→

Minneapolis Church Burglarized Amid Stay-At-Home Order

Minneapolis Church Burglarized Amid Stay-At-Home Order

Minneapolis police say a southside church sustained more than $15,000 in damage after it was burglarized and robbed. Read full article: Minneapolis Church Burglarized Amid Stay...→

MDHHS And Courts Work to Get Foster Children Home Amid COVID-19

MDHHS And Courts Work to Get Foster Children Home Amid COVID-19

The MDHHS and the Michigan Supreme Court's State Court Administrative Office are working together to get foster children to permanent homes amid the Coronaviru [...] Read full article: MDHHS And Courts Work to Get Foster Chil...→

With So Many People Staying Home During Pandemic, Chicago Cab Drivers See Steep Drop In Rides; 'We Going Broke'

With So Many People Staying Home During Pandemic, Chicago Cab Drivers See Steep Drop In Rides; 'We Going Broke'

A rainy day in the Loop would usually be a good time to catch a cab, but cabbie Kapriccio Duncan said there's nothing usual about these times. Read full article: With So Many People Staying Home During ...→

Concern Grows Over ‘Senior Isolation’ Amid Stay-at-Home Order

Concern Grows Over ‘Senior Isolation’ Amid Stay-at-Home Order

Even before precautions were taken to stop the spread of COVID-19, the term “senior isolation” was one of the biggest concerns for people dealing directly with [...] Read full article: Concern Grows Over ‘Senior Isolation’ Am...→

LA Councilman Calls on Feds to Expand SNAP Benefits Amid Pandemic

LA Councilman Calls on Feds to Expand SNAP Benefits Amid Pandemic

Councilman Bob Blumenfield introduced a resolution Wednesday for Los Angeles to call on Congress to expand the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to hel [...] Read full article: LA Councilman Calls on Feds to Expand SN...→

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

This unprecedented pandemic is turning a spotlight on the limitations of these living arrangements and the need to better care for our most vulnerable citizens [...] Read full article: A new public health crisis: caring for o...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

President Trump on Thursday pressed Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham to call former President Barack Obama to testify amid new developments s [...] Read full article: Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama te...→

Paul Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat in prison

Paul Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat in prison

His lawyers argued that the medications, along with his health history, "make plain that Mr. Manafort is at a significantly higher risk for serious illness or [...] Read full article: Paul Manafort released to home confineme...→

Wisconsin sheriff says he won't enforce governor's safer-at-home order, calls it ‘frustrating and difficult’

Wisconsin sheriff says he won't enforce governor's safer-at-home order, calls it ‘frustrating and difficult’

The sheriff in Wisconsin’s Barron County became the latest public official on Tuesday to defy a state’s shutdown orders when he announced he would not comply w [...] Read full article: Wisconsin sheriff says he won't enforce ...→

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

The uncertainty surrounding the pandemic as well as the plethora of information available via the internet may also be adding to the worry, one of the doctors [...] Read full article: Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus...→

Families Seek Answers Amid Coronavirus Outbreak at Humboldt Park Nursing Home

Families Seek Answers Amid Coronavirus Outbreak at Humboldt Park Nursing Home

A family is in mourning after their father passed away due to coronavirus-related complications, but they say they weren’t kept in the loop by the nursing home [...] Read full article: Families Seek Answers Amid Coronavirus O...→

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

In New York City, the epicenter of the national coronavirus outbreak, the road to reopening continued Wednesday with another unprecedented shutdown: Subways. T [...] Read full article: Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates ...→

Nursing home workers offered raise ahead of planned strike date

Union negotiators have rejected the offer, according to a spokesperson for the nursing home association.  Read full article: Nursing home workers offered raise ahead...→

Nursing home group calls for immunity from coronavirus lawsuits after thousands of deaths rattle industry

Nursing home group calls for immunity from coronavirus lawsuits after thousands of deaths rattle industry

"The nursing homes that are suffering the worst problems with the virus are the same homes that have had terrible track records with infection control and with [...] Read full article: Nursing home group calls for immunity fr...→

Stay-at-home orders amid pandemic create a

Stay-at-home orders amid pandemic create a "perfect storm for child abuse," welfare worker says

Forty child welfare workers submitted video diaries to CBS News about how the outbreak is putting kids and workers at risk. Read full article: Stay-at-home orders amid pandemic create...→

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals is pairing volunteers with seniors who want to learn more about technology, giving them someone to talk to and a chance to learn something new. Read full article: Tech Pals provides free support to older...→

Cuomo’s nursing home policies amid coronavirus ‘a disaster,’ says ex-Gov. Pataki

Cuomo’s nursing home policies amid coronavirus ‘a disaster,’ says ex-Gov. Pataki

Former Gov. George Pataki slammed Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s nursing home policies during the coronavirus pandemic as a “disaster” that may have unnecessarily caused [...] Read full article: Cuomo’s nursing home policies amid coron...→

Complaint confusion: Biden calls on Senate secretary to locate accuser records, amid uncertainty over location

Complaint confusion: Biden calls on Senate secretary to locate accuser records, amid uncertainty over location

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Friday called on the Secretary of the Senate to essentially resolve confusion over where personnel com [...] Read full article: Complaint confusion: Biden calls on Sena...→

Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Are Arguing Over New Home Purchases Amid Divorce

Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Are Arguing Over New Home Purchases Amid Divorce

The former ‘Laguna Beach’ personality is accusing her ex of withholding the funds she needs to purchase a new house. Read full article: Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Are Arg...→

Groomer shares top tips to keep dogs trimmed at home amid coronavirus

Groomer shares top tips to keep dogs trimmed at home amid coronavirus

Melissa Mitchner, owner of the Bark Shoppe in New York City which is temporarily closed due to coronavirus, shared tips to groom dogs at home. Read full article: Groomer shares top tips to keep dogs tri...→

Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectarian ‘quota’ system amid struggle to form new government

Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectarian ‘quota’ system amid struggle to form new government

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says leaders in Iraq should get rid of their country’s sectarian quota system in order to facilitate a much-needed end to a poli [...] Read full article: Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectaria...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poison Control Officials Report An Uptick In Calls Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

The Minnesota Poison Control System says the state is mirroring the national trend of a 10% increase in calls about exposure to bleach. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poison Control...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Stuck at home, looking within: self-discovery amid pandemic

Confidence, resilience, passion: As the pandemic has changed the world and pushed people into their homes and out of old routines, it has also, for many, revea [...] Read full article: Stuck at home, looking within: self-disc...→

Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

President Trump on Thursday pressed Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham to call former President Barack Obama to testify amid new developments s [...] Read full article: Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama te...→

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Even as California health officials have loosened some of the restrictions of sheltering orders and weigh the steps needed for getting back to business-as-usua [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As California mulls shelter...→

Paul Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat in prison

Paul Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat in prison

His lawyers argued that the medications, along with his health history, "make plain that Mr. Manafort is at a significantly higher risk for serious illness or [...] Read full article: Paul Manafort released to home confineme...→

Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat: lawyer

Manafort released to home confinement amid coronavirus threat: lawyer

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been transferred to home confinement after he sought the transfer due to the health risk in prison from corona [...] Read full article: Manafort released to home confinement am...→

Wisconsin sheriff says he won't enforce governor's safer-at-home order, calls it ‘frustrating and difficult’

Wisconsin sheriff says he won't enforce governor's safer-at-home order, calls it ‘frustrating and difficult’

The sheriff in Wisconsin’s Barron County became the latest public official on Tuesday to defy a state’s shutdown orders when he announced he would not comply w [...] Read full article: Wisconsin sheriff says he won't enforce ...→

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued new nursing home measures Sunday amid growing criticism of the state's response to outbreaks in those facilities. Read full article: Cuomo issues new nursing home measures a...→

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

The uncertainty surrounding the pandemic as well as the plethora of information available via the internet may also be adding to the worry, one of the doctors [...] Read full article: Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus...→

Nintendo sees profit jump as people stay home playing video games amid pandemic

Nintendo sees profit jump as people stay home playing video games amid pandemic

Japanese video-game maker Nintendo has scored a 33% jump in annual profit as people stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic turn to playing games. Read full article: Nintendo sees profit jump as people stay...→

Families Seek Answers Amid Coronavirus Outbreak at Humboldt Park Nursing Home

Families Seek Answers Amid Coronavirus Outbreak at Humboldt Park Nursing Home

A family is in mourning after their father passed away due to coronavirus-related complications, but they say they weren’t kept in the loop by the nursing home [...] Read full article: Families Seek Answers Amid Coronavirus O...→

Cuomo Laments 66 Percent of Hospitalized Were Staying Home

Cuomo Laments 66 Percent of Hospitalized Were Staying Home

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo lamented 66% of coronavirus patients who required hospitalization had been following stay-at-home orders, he revealed during a Wedne [...] Read full article: Cuomo Laments 66 Percent of Hospitalized...→

Saudi Fund Offered $1.6 Billion for Ritz Hotel Amid Family Feud

Saudi Fund Offered $1.6 Billion for Ritz Hotel Amid Family Feud

Saudi Arabia investment fund Sidra Capital offered 1.3 billion pounds ($1.6 billion) for the luxurious Ritz Hotel in London before it was eventually sold for n [...] Read full article: Saudi Fund Offered $1.6 Billion for Ritz...→

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

In New York City, the epicenter of the national coronavirus outbreak, the road to reopening continued Wednesday with another unprecedented shutdown: Subways. T [...] Read full article: Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates ...→

Illinois Blues parent gets new CEO • Nursing home workers offered raise ahead planned strike date • Wearable COVID-19 detector

Maurice Smith, who has been with Health Care Service Corp for nearly 27 years and joined as an intern, will become the company's CEO effective June 1. Read full article: Illinois Blues parent gets new CEO • Nur...→

Nursing home workers offered raise ahead of planned strike date

Union negotiators have rejected the offer, according to a spokesperson for the nursing home association.  Read full article: Nursing home workers offered raise ahead...→

Tour Washington, D.C. from your home for free amid the pandemic

Tour Washington, D.C. from your home for free amid the pandemic

A unique educational tour of some of the most iconic landmarks in Washington, D.C. is being made available for free by the Smithsonian Museum and The Great Cou [...] Read full article: Tour Washington, D.C. from your home for...→

Nursing home group calls for immunity from coronavirus lawsuits after thousands of deaths rattle industry

Nursing home group calls for immunity from coronavirus lawsuits after thousands of deaths rattle industry

"The nursing homes that are suffering the worst problems with the virus are the same homes that have had terrible track records with infection control and with [...] Read full article: Nursing home group calls for immunity fr...→

Stay-at-home orders amid pandemic create a

Stay-at-home orders amid pandemic create a "perfect storm for child abuse," welfare worker says

Forty child welfare workers submitted video diaries to CBS News about how the outbreak is putting kids and workers at risk. Read full article: Stay-at-home orders amid pandemic create...→

Coronavirus Roundup: World's Ugliest Dog Contest Called Off; Vacaville Barber Takes Defiant Stand Against Staying At Home

Coronavirus Roundup: World's Ugliest Dog Contest Called Off; Vacaville Barber Takes Defiant Stand Against Staying At Home

Antioch Woman Who Served in World War II Gets Rolling Thunder Surprise on 100th Birthday ANTIOCH — The coronavirus has been spoiling a lot of parties these day [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: World's Ugliest Dog...→

NY Health Dept. probing over 2,500 nursing home complaints amid coronavirus

NY Health Dept. probing over 2,500 nursing home complaints amid coronavirus

The state is investigating more than 2,500 nursing home complaints launched while the coronavirus has run roughshod over the facilities, the Health Department [...] Read full article: NY Health Dept. probing over 2,500 nursi...→

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals is pairing volunteers with seniors who want to learn more about technology, giving them someone to talk to and a chance to learn something new. Read full article: Tech Pals provides free support to older...→

Photos: Activists around nation protest stay-at-home orders amid pandemic

Photos: Activists around nation protest stay-at-home orders amid pandemic

Protesters frustrated with local stay-at-home orders took to the streets in California, Illinois, New York and elsewhere on May 1 to push for a reopening of th [...] Read full article: Photos: Activists around nation protest ...→

Cuomo’s nursing home policies amid coronavirus ‘a disaster,’ says ex-Gov. Pataki

Cuomo’s nursing home policies amid coronavirus ‘a disaster,’ says ex-Gov. Pataki

Former Gov. George Pataki slammed Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s nursing home policies during the coronavirus pandemic as a “disaster” that may have unnecessarily caused [...] Read full article: Cuomo’s nursing home policies amid coron...→

Complaint confusion: Biden calls on Senate secretary to locate accuser records, amid uncertainty over location

Complaint confusion: Biden calls on Senate secretary to locate accuser records, amid uncertainty over location

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Friday called on the Secretary of the Senate to essentially resolve confusion over where personnel com [...] Read full article: Complaint confusion: Biden calls on Sena...→

Minneapolis Church Burglarized Amid Stay-At-Home Order

Minneapolis Church Burglarized Amid Stay-At-Home Order

Minneapolis police say a southside church sustained more than $15,000 in damage after it was burglarized and robbed. Read full article: Minneapolis Church Burglarized Amid Stay...→

Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Are Arguing Over New Home Purchases Amid Divorce

Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Are Arguing Over New Home Purchases Amid Divorce

The former ‘Laguna Beach’ personality is accusing her ex of withholding the funds she needs to purchase a new house. Read full article: Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Are Arg...→

MDHHS And Courts Work to Get Foster Children Home Amid COVID-19

MDHHS And Courts Work to Get Foster Children Home Amid COVID-19

The MDHHS and the Michigan Supreme Court's State Court Administrative Office are working together to get foster children to permanent homes amid the Coronaviru [...] Read full article: MDHHS And Courts Work to Get Foster Chil...→

Groomer shares top tips to keep dogs trimmed at home amid coronavirus

Groomer shares top tips to keep dogs trimmed at home amid coronavirus

Melissa Mitchner, owner of the Bark Shoppe in New York City which is temporarily closed due to coronavirus, shared tips to groom dogs at home. Read full article: Groomer shares top tips to keep dogs tri...→

With So Many People Staying Home During Pandemic, Chicago Cab Drivers See Steep Drop In Rides; 'We Going Broke'

With So Many People Staying Home During Pandemic, Chicago Cab Drivers See Steep Drop In Rides; 'We Going Broke'

A rainy day in the Loop would usually be a good time to catch a cab, but cabbie Kapriccio Duncan said there's nothing usual about these times. Read full article: With So Many People Staying Home During ...→

Concern Grows Over ‘Senior Isolation’ Amid Stay-at-Home Order

Concern Grows Over ‘Senior Isolation’ Amid Stay-at-Home Order

Even before precautions were taken to stop the spread of COVID-19, the term “senior isolation” was one of the biggest concerns for people dealing directly with [...] Read full article: Concern Grows Over ‘Senior Isolation’ Am...→

Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectarian ‘quota’ system amid struggle to form new government

Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectarian ‘quota’ system amid struggle to form new government

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says leaders in Iraq should get rid of their country’s sectarian quota system in order to facilitate a much-needed end to a poli [...] Read full article: Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectaria...→

LA Councilman Calls on Feds to Expand SNAP Benefits Amid Pandemic

LA Councilman Calls on Feds to Expand SNAP Benefits Amid Pandemic

Councilman Bob Blumenfield introduced a resolution Wednesday for Los Angeles to call on Congress to expand the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to hel [...] Read full article: LA Councilman Calls on Feds to Expand SN...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poison Control Officials Report An Uptick In Calls Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

The Minnesota Poison Control System says the state is mirroring the national trend of a 10% increase in calls about exposure to bleach. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poison Control...→

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

This unprecedented pandemic is turning a spotlight on the limitations of these living arrangements and the need to better care for our most vulnerable citizens [...] Read full article: A new public health crisis: caring for o...→