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CDC issues guidance for meat and poultry workers amid coronavirus outbreaks, food supply concerns

CDC issues guidance for meat and poultry workers amid coronavirus outbreaks, food supply concerns

Multiple outbreaks of COVID-19 and staffing shortages have forced some of the nation’s largest meat processing plants to temporarily close. Read full article: CDC issues guidance for meat and poultry...→

CDC issues guidance for meat and poultry workers amid coronavirus outbreaks, food supply concerns

CDC issues guidance for meat and poultry workers amid coronavirus outbreaks, food supply concerns

Multiple outbreaks of COVID-19 and staffing shortages have forced some of the nation’s largest meat processing plants to temporarily close. Read full article: CDC issues guidance for meat and poultry...→

CDC Quietly Issues Reopening Guidelines, Urges 'Extensive' Testing

CDC Quietly Issues Reopening Guidelines, Urges 'Extensive' Testing

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published a 60-page document that details how the United States should go about reopening schools, businesses, a [...] Read full article: CDC Quietly Issues Reopening Guidelines,...→

CDC Issues Alert to Doctors on Rare COVID-19 ‘Mystery Illness’ in Children

CDC Issues Alert to Doctors on Rare COVID-19 ‘Mystery Illness’ in Children

The CDC issued a health alert to physicians Thursday on what has emerged as a rare but potentially deadly condition linked to COVID-19 in children. Read full article: CDC Issues Alert to Doctors on Rare COVI...→

CDC document includes advice from infection control experts on how to safely reopen amid coronaviru

CDC document includes advice from infection control experts on how to safely reopen amid coronaviru

A preliminary document authored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention includes advice from infection control experts on how to safely reopen amid c [...] Read full article: CDC document includes advice from infect...→

CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictive than White House

CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictive than White House

Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic was more detailed and rest [...] Read full article: CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictiv...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

19th-century ritual forcing Japanese workers into trains and offices amid coronavirus crisis

19th-century ritual forcing Japanese workers into trains and offices amid coronavirus crisis

Many workers still commute just to stamp papers with carved wooden hand seals. But in a time of social distancing, the custom is under mounting pressure. Read full article: 19th-century ritual forcing Japanese wor...→

Massachusetts ice cream shop closes one day after reopening amid coronavirus over patrons harassing workers

Massachusetts ice cream shop closes one day after reopening amid coronavirus over patrons harassing workers

The owner of a Massachusetts ice cream parlor closed its doors just one day after reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic in response to how angry customers mi [...] Read full article: Massachusetts ice cream shop closes one ...→

Trump administration shelved CDC document that offered guidance on reopening country

Trump administration shelved CDC document that offered guidance on reopening country

The Trump administration has shelved a set of detailed documents created by the nation's top disease investigators meant to give step-by-step advice to local l [...] Read full article: Trump administration shelved CDC documen...→

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

The coronavirus has closed a number of meat plants, forcing grocery stores to limit meat purchases. Read full article: Tyson reopens two major plants amid conc...→

Worried Sick: Medical issues disrupt 3 South Florida families’ lives amid pandemic

Worried Sick: Medical issues disrupt 3 South Florida families’ lives amid pandemic

(WSVN) - Not everyone suffering because of COVID-19 has the disease. 7’s Kevin Ozebek talks to three South Florida families whose lives have been turned... Read full article: Worried Sick: Medical issues disrupt 3 S...→

Zoom steps up efforts to deter 'Zoombombing' amid security issues

Zoom steps up efforts to deter 'Zoombombing' amid security issues

In the weeks since governments across the country have forced businesses, churches, schools and hoards of other industries to transition to telecommuting, repo [...] Read full article: Zoom steps up efforts to deter 'Zoombomb...→

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

An Iowa Department of Public Health report released Tuesday showed more than 700 workers contracted the virus at a meat plant in Perry, Iowa. Read full article: 58 percent of workers at Tyson meat fact...→

Coronavirus updates: Workers demand more pay, power, protections amid COVID-19 hazards on May Day

Coronavirus updates: Workers demand more pay, power, protections amid COVID-19 hazards on May Day

No job at all, or a job without enough virus protections — millions of workers around the world are marking international labor day. Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Workers demand more...→

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers at restaurants in Los Angeles, Monterey Park and San Jose filed complaints Tuesday, May 19, after CAL/OSHA allegedly failed to act on employ [...] Read full article: McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose alleg...→

After editing, CDC releases coronavirus reopening guidance – except for churches

After editing, CDC releases coronavirus reopening guidance – except for churches

U.S. health officials on Thursday released some of their long-delayed guidance that schools, businesses and other organizations can use as states reopen from c [...] Read full article: After editing, CDC releases coronavirus ...→

CDC guidance was more restrictive than the White House’s plan

CDC guidance was more restrictive than the White House’s plan

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic w [...] Read full article: CDC guidance was more restrictive than t...→

Northwestern Furloughs 250 Workers Amid Coronavirus Budget Shortfall

Northwestern Furloughs 250 Workers Amid Coronavirus Budget Shortfall

Northwestern University has furloughed 250 workers and suspended contributions to employee retirement funds as it reports a $90 million budget shortfall due to [...] Read full article: Northwestern Furloughs 250 Workers Amid ...→

Pork chops vs. people: Can Americans’ appetite for meat be filled without risking workers’ safety?

Pork chops vs. people: Can Americans’ appetite for meat be filled without risking workers’ safety?

Will America’s appetite for meat be sated without sickening armies of low-wage workers, and their communities, in new waves of infection? Read full article: Pork chops vs. people: Can Americans’ ap...→

Asian American front-line workers share powerful anti-racist messages amid COVID-19

Asian American front-line workers share powerful anti-racist messages amid COVID-19

A group of 16 Asian American doctors working on the front lines of coronavirus are addressing hate and racist remarks they've heard during the pandemic. Read full article: Asian American front-line workers share ...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, Social Distancing Recommendations Close Some Dog Parks

As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, Social Distancing Recommendations Close Some Dog Parks

The coronavirus pandemic is changing human lives every day, and now, it is changing the way pets interact with each other too. Read full article: As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, S...→

Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of its workforce, amid travel slump

Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of its workforce, amid travel slump

CEO Brian Chesky says company is facing "hard truths," including uncertainty about when travel demand will resume. Read full article: Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of ...→

Amid the clamor for reopening, a wary voice for workers

This state rep has been putting public and private pressure on manufacturers to literally clean up their acts. Read full article: Amid the clamor for reopening, a wary vo...→

Hundreds of poultry workers fall ill to coronavirus as consumer demand spikes

Hundreds of poultry workers fall ill to coronavirus as consumer demand spikes

From coast to coast, about two dozen meat packing plants have had to close sometime in the past two months because workers became sick. Read full article: Hundreds of poultry workers fall ill to ...→

CDC issues warning on mysterious COVID-19-linked syndrome that affects children

CDC issues warning on mysterious COVID-19-linked syndrome that affects children

The CDC is warning doctors and health care professionals across the country of an inflammatory syndrome that could be linked to COVID-19 infection. Read full article: CDC issues warning on mysterious COVID-1...→

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are "at risk"

JBS says workers who stay home over fears of contracting COVID-19 will not lose their jobs — but they would not get paid, either. Read full article: Meat processing companies increase pay d...→

AP Exclusive: CDC guidance was more restrictive than plans released by the White House

AP Exclusive: CDC guidance was more restrictive than plans released by the White House

Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic was more detailed and rest [...] Read full article: AP Exclusive: CDC guidance was more rest...→

CDC guidance shelved by Trump administration officials stressed plans for coronavirus resurgences, documents show

CDC guidance shelved by Trump administration officials stressed plans for coronavirus resurgences, documents show

The documents show how the thinking of the CDC experts differs from those in the White House managing the pandemic response. Read full article: CDC guidance shelved by Trump administra...→

Reuters: As US Meat Workers Fall Sick and Supplies Dwindle, Exports to China Soar

Reuters: As US Meat Workers Fall Sick and Supplies Dwindle, Exports to China Soar

U.S. President Donald Trump ordered meat processing plants to stay open to protect the nation's food supply even as workers got sick and died. Yet the plants h [...] Read full article: Reuters: As US Meat Workers Fall Sick an...→

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...→

1 in 4 Massachusetts workers unemployment amid coronavirus pandemic

1 in 4 Massachusetts workers unemployment amid coronavirus pandemic

A quarter of Massachusetts workers have lost their jobs as the business shutdown prompted by the coronavirus pandemic have spurred the worse economic catastrop [...] Read full article: 1 in 4 Massachusetts workers unemploymen...→

Uber To Lay Off 3,700 Workers, CEO To Waive Salary Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns

Uber To Lay Off 3,700 Workers, CEO To Waive Salary Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns

Uber is cutting 3,700 full-time workers and its CEO will give up his base salary with the nation largely still in lockdown. Read full article: Uber To Lay Off 3,700 Workers, CEO To Wa...→

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - With the supply of meat in the U.S. shrinking because of COVID-19 related factory shutdowns, some restaurants and stores are... Read full article: Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell...→

“We make Denver Health what it is”: Frontline workers seek to unionize amid coronavirus response

“We make Denver Health what it is”: Frontline workers seek to unionize amid coronavirus response

Troubled by what they call long-standing problems exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic, a group of frontline Denver Health workers announced Tuesday they ar [...] Read full article: “We make Denver Health what it is”: Fron...→

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

Burger lovers have a burning question for Wendy’s amid nationwide meat shortages: “Where’s the beef?” Hamburgers have disappeared from some of the fast-food ch [...] Read full article: ‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out...→

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Red meat purhcases are being restricted at local and large grocers amid suppliers’ high prices and increased demand during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Meat sales restricted at some grocers as...→

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

With meat-processing workers falling victim to the coronavirus-resulting in shuttered plants and supply problems-Americans are starting to see poorly stocked a [...] Read full article: Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Foo...→

‘People Will Die:’ Amid Clear Progress, NYC Issues Harsh Reminder on Social Distancing

‘People Will Die:’ Amid Clear Progress, NYC Issues Harsh Reminder on Social Distancing

The signs of progress are clear: New York state has averaged under 1,000 new hospitalizations a day twice this week, for the first time in a month. Daily death [...] Read full article: ‘People Will Die:’ Amid Clear Progress, ...→

CDC Quietly Issues Reopening Guidelines, Urges 'Extensive' Testing

CDC Quietly Issues Reopening Guidelines, Urges 'Extensive' Testing

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published a 60-page document that details how the United States should go about reopening schools, businesses, a [...] Read full article: CDC Quietly Issues Reopening Guidelines,...→

CDC issues warning on mysterious COVID-19-linked syndrome that affects children

CDC issues warning on mysterious COVID-19-linked syndrome that affects children

The CDC is warning doctors and health care professionals across the country of an inflammatory syndrome that could be linked to COVID-19 infection. Read full article: CDC issues warning on mysterious COVID-1...→

After editing, CDC releases coronavirus reopening guidance – except for churches

After editing, CDC releases coronavirus reopening guidance – except for churches

U.S. health officials on Thursday released some of their long-delayed guidance that schools, businesses and other organizations can use as states reopen from c [...] Read full article: After editing, CDC releases coronavirus ...→

CDC document includes advice from infection control experts on how to safely reopen amid coronaviru

CDC document includes advice from infection control experts on how to safely reopen amid coronaviru

A preliminary document authored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention includes advice from infection control experts on how to safely reopen amid c [...] Read full article: CDC document includes advice from infect...→

AP Exclusive: CDC guidance was more restrictive than plans released by the White House

AP Exclusive: CDC guidance was more restrictive than plans released by the White House

Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic was more detailed and rest [...] Read full article: AP Exclusive: CDC guidance was more rest...→

Northwestern Furloughs 250 Workers Amid Coronavirus Budget Shortfall

Northwestern Furloughs 250 Workers Amid Coronavirus Budget Shortfall

Northwestern University has furloughed 250 workers and suspended contributions to employee retirement funds as it reports a $90 million budget shortfall due to [...] Read full article: Northwestern Furloughs 250 Workers Amid ...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

Reuters: As US Meat Workers Fall Sick and Supplies Dwindle, Exports to China Soar

Reuters: As US Meat Workers Fall Sick and Supplies Dwindle, Exports to China Soar

U.S. President Donald Trump ordered meat processing plants to stay open to protect the nation's food supply even as workers got sick and died. Yet the plants h [...] Read full article: Reuters: As US Meat Workers Fall Sick an...→

Pork chops vs. people: Can Americans’ appetite for meat be filled without risking workers’ safety?

Pork chops vs. people: Can Americans’ appetite for meat be filled without risking workers’ safety?

Will America’s appetite for meat be sated without sickening armies of low-wage workers, and their communities, in new waves of infection? Read full article: Pork chops vs. people: Can Americans’ ap...→

Massachusetts ice cream shop closes one day after reopening amid coronavirus over patrons harassing workers

Massachusetts ice cream shop closes one day after reopening amid coronavirus over patrons harassing workers

The owner of a Massachusetts ice cream parlor closed its doors just one day after reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic in response to how angry customers mi [...] Read full article: Massachusetts ice cream shop closes one ...→

1 in 4 Massachusetts workers unemployment amid coronavirus pandemic

1 in 4 Massachusetts workers unemployment amid coronavirus pandemic

A quarter of Massachusetts workers have lost their jobs as the business shutdown prompted by the coronavirus pandemic have spurred the worse economic catastrop [...] Read full article: 1 in 4 Massachusetts workers unemploymen...→

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

The coronavirus has closed a number of meat plants, forcing grocery stores to limit meat purchases. Read full article: Tyson reopens two major plants amid conc...→

Uber To Lay Off 3,700 Workers, CEO To Waive Salary Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns

Uber To Lay Off 3,700 Workers, CEO To Waive Salary Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns

Uber is cutting 3,700 full-time workers and its CEO will give up his base salary with the nation largely still in lockdown. Read full article: Uber To Lay Off 3,700 Workers, CEO To Wa...→

As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, Social Distancing Recommendations Close Some Dog Parks

As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, Social Distancing Recommendations Close Some Dog Parks

The coronavirus pandemic is changing human lives every day, and now, it is changing the way pets interact with each other too. Read full article: As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, S...→

Zoom steps up efforts to deter 'Zoombombing' amid security issues

Zoom steps up efforts to deter 'Zoombombing' amid security issues

In the weeks since governments across the country have forced businesses, churches, schools and hoards of other industries to transition to telecommuting, repo [...] Read full article: Zoom steps up efforts to deter 'Zoombomb...→

“We make Denver Health what it is”: Frontline workers seek to unionize amid coronavirus response

“We make Denver Health what it is”: Frontline workers seek to unionize amid coronavirus response

Troubled by what they call long-standing problems exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic, a group of frontline Denver Health workers announced Tuesday they ar [...] Read full article: “We make Denver Health what it is”: Fron...→

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Red meat purhcases are being restricted at local and large grocers amid suppliers’ high prices and increased demand during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Meat sales restricted at some grocers as...→

Amid the clamor for reopening, a wary voice for workers

This state rep has been putting public and private pressure on manufacturers to literally clean up their acts. Read full article: Amid the clamor for reopening, a wary vo...→

Coronavirus updates: Workers demand more pay, power, protections amid COVID-19 hazards on May Day

Coronavirus updates: Workers demand more pay, power, protections amid COVID-19 hazards on May Day

No job at all, or a job without enough virus protections — millions of workers around the world are marking international labor day. Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Workers demand more...→

‘People Will Die:’ Amid Clear Progress, NYC Issues Harsh Reminder on Social Distancing

‘People Will Die:’ Amid Clear Progress, NYC Issues Harsh Reminder on Social Distancing

The signs of progress are clear: New York state has averaged under 1,000 new hospitalizations a day twice this week, for the first time in a month. Daily death [...] Read full article: ‘People Will Die:’ Amid Clear Progress, ...→

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers at restaurants in Los Angeles, Monterey Park and San Jose filed complaints Tuesday, May 19, after CAL/OSHA allegedly failed to act on employ [...] Read full article: McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose alleg...→

CDC Issues Alert to Doctors on Rare COVID-19 ‘Mystery Illness’ in Children

CDC Issues Alert to Doctors on Rare COVID-19 ‘Mystery Illness’ in Children

The CDC issued a health alert to physicians Thursday on what has emerged as a rare but potentially deadly condition linked to COVID-19 in children. Read full article: CDC Issues Alert to Doctors on Rare COVI...→

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are "at risk"

JBS says workers who stay home over fears of contracting COVID-19 will not lose their jobs — but they would not get paid, either. Read full article: Meat processing companies increase pay d...→

CDC guidance was more restrictive than the White House’s plan

CDC guidance was more restrictive than the White House’s plan

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic w [...] Read full article: CDC guidance was more restrictive than t...→

CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictive than White House

CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictive than White House

Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic was more detailed and rest [...] Read full article: CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictiv...→

CDC guidance shelved by Trump administration officials stressed plans for coronavirus resurgences, documents show

CDC guidance shelved by Trump administration officials stressed plans for coronavirus resurgences, documents show

The documents show how the thinking of the CDC experts differs from those in the White House managing the pandemic response. Read full article: CDC guidance shelved by Trump administra...→

19th-century ritual forcing Japanese workers into trains and offices amid coronavirus crisis

19th-century ritual forcing Japanese workers into trains and offices amid coronavirus crisis

Many workers still commute just to stamp papers with carved wooden hand seals. But in a time of social distancing, the custom is under mounting pressure. Read full article: 19th-century ritual forcing Japanese wor...→

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...→

Asian American front-line workers share powerful anti-racist messages amid COVID-19

Asian American front-line workers share powerful anti-racist messages amid COVID-19

A group of 16 Asian American doctors working on the front lines of coronavirus are addressing hate and racist remarks they've heard during the pandemic. Read full article: Asian American front-line workers share ...→

Trump administration shelved CDC document that offered guidance on reopening country

Trump administration shelved CDC document that offered guidance on reopening country

The Trump administration has shelved a set of detailed documents created by the nation's top disease investigators meant to give step-by-step advice to local l [...] Read full article: Trump administration shelved CDC documen...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

Worried Sick: Medical issues disrupt 3 South Florida families’ lives amid pandemic

Worried Sick: Medical issues disrupt 3 South Florida families’ lives amid pandemic

(WSVN) - Not everyone suffering because of COVID-19 has the disease. 7’s Kevin Ozebek talks to three South Florida families whose lives have been turned... Read full article: Worried Sick: Medical issues disrupt 3 S...→

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - With the supply of meat in the U.S. shrinking because of COVID-19 related factory shutdowns, some restaurants and stores are... Read full article: Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell...→

Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of its workforce, amid travel slump

Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of its workforce, amid travel slump

CEO Brian Chesky says company is facing "hard truths," including uncertainty about when travel demand will resume. Read full article: Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of ...→

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

An Iowa Department of Public Health report released Tuesday showed more than 700 workers contracted the virus at a meat plant in Perry, Iowa. Read full article: 58 percent of workers at Tyson meat fact...→

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

Burger lovers have a burning question for Wendy’s amid nationwide meat shortages: “Where’s the beef?” Hamburgers have disappeared from some of the fast-food ch [...] Read full article: ‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out...→

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

With meat-processing workers falling victim to the coronavirus-resulting in shuttered plants and supply problems-Americans are starting to see poorly stocked a [...] Read full article: Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Foo...→

Hundreds of poultry workers fall ill to coronavirus as consumer demand spikes

Hundreds of poultry workers fall ill to coronavirus as consumer demand spikes

From coast to coast, about two dozen meat packing plants have had to close sometime in the past two months because workers became sick. Read full article: Hundreds of poultry workers fall ill to ...→

CDC Quietly Issues Reopening Guidelines, Urges 'Extensive' Testing

CDC Quietly Issues Reopening Guidelines, Urges 'Extensive' Testing

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published a 60-page document that details how the United States should go about reopening schools, businesses, a [...] Read full article: CDC Quietly Issues Reopening Guidelines,...→

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers at restaurants in Los Angeles, Monterey Park and San Jose filed complaints Tuesday, May 19, after CAL/OSHA allegedly failed to act on employ [...] Read full article: McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose alleg...→

CDC issues warning on mysterious COVID-19-linked syndrome that affects children

CDC issues warning on mysterious COVID-19-linked syndrome that affects children

The CDC is warning doctors and health care professionals across the country of an inflammatory syndrome that could be linked to COVID-19 infection. Read full article: CDC issues warning on mysterious COVID-1...→

CDC Issues Alert to Doctors on Rare COVID-19 ‘Mystery Illness’ in Children

CDC Issues Alert to Doctors on Rare COVID-19 ‘Mystery Illness’ in Children

The CDC issued a health alert to physicians Thursday on what has emerged as a rare but potentially deadly condition linked to COVID-19 in children. Read full article: CDC Issues Alert to Doctors on Rare COVI...→

After editing, CDC releases coronavirus reopening guidance – except for churches

After editing, CDC releases coronavirus reopening guidance – except for churches

U.S. health officials on Thursday released some of their long-delayed guidance that schools, businesses and other organizations can use as states reopen from c [...] Read full article: After editing, CDC releases coronavirus ...→

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are "at risk"

JBS says workers who stay home over fears of contracting COVID-19 will not lose their jobs — but they would not get paid, either. Read full article: Meat processing companies increase pay d...→

CDC document includes advice from infection control experts on how to safely reopen amid coronaviru

CDC document includes advice from infection control experts on how to safely reopen amid coronaviru

A preliminary document authored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention includes advice from infection control experts on how to safely reopen amid c [...] Read full article: CDC document includes advice from infect...→

CDC guidance was more restrictive than the White House’s plan

CDC guidance was more restrictive than the White House’s plan

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic w [...] Read full article: CDC guidance was more restrictive than t...→

AP Exclusive: CDC guidance was more restrictive than plans released by the White House

AP Exclusive: CDC guidance was more restrictive than plans released by the White House

Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic was more detailed and rest [...] Read full article: AP Exclusive: CDC guidance was more rest...→

CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictive than White House

CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictive than White House

Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic was more detailed and rest [...] Read full article: CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictiv...→

Northwestern Furloughs 250 Workers Amid Coronavirus Budget Shortfall

Northwestern Furloughs 250 Workers Amid Coronavirus Budget Shortfall

Northwestern University has furloughed 250 workers and suspended contributions to employee retirement funds as it reports a $90 million budget shortfall due to [...] Read full article: Northwestern Furloughs 250 Workers Amid ...→

CDC guidance shelved by Trump administration officials stressed plans for coronavirus resurgences, documents show

CDC guidance shelved by Trump administration officials stressed plans for coronavirus resurgences, documents show

The documents show how the thinking of the CDC experts differs from those in the White House managing the pandemic response. Read full article: CDC guidance shelved by Trump administra...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

Reuters: As US Meat Workers Fall Sick and Supplies Dwindle, Exports to China Soar

Reuters: As US Meat Workers Fall Sick and Supplies Dwindle, Exports to China Soar

U.S. President Donald Trump ordered meat processing plants to stay open to protect the nation's food supply even as workers got sick and died. Yet the plants h [...] Read full article: Reuters: As US Meat Workers Fall Sick an...→

19th-century ritual forcing Japanese workers into trains and offices amid coronavirus crisis

19th-century ritual forcing Japanese workers into trains and offices amid coronavirus crisis

Many workers still commute just to stamp papers with carved wooden hand seals. But in a time of social distancing, the custom is under mounting pressure. Read full article: 19th-century ritual forcing Japanese wor...→

Pork chops vs. people: Can Americans’ appetite for meat be filled without risking workers’ safety?

Pork chops vs. people: Can Americans’ appetite for meat be filled without risking workers’ safety?

Will America’s appetite for meat be sated without sickening armies of low-wage workers, and their communities, in new waves of infection? Read full article: Pork chops vs. people: Can Americans’ ap...→

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...→

Massachusetts ice cream shop closes one day after reopening amid coronavirus over patrons harassing workers

Massachusetts ice cream shop closes one day after reopening amid coronavirus over patrons harassing workers

The owner of a Massachusetts ice cream parlor closed its doors just one day after reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic in response to how angry customers mi [...] Read full article: Massachusetts ice cream shop closes one ...→

Asian American front-line workers share powerful anti-racist messages amid COVID-19

Asian American front-line workers share powerful anti-racist messages amid COVID-19

A group of 16 Asian American doctors working on the front lines of coronavirus are addressing hate and racist remarks they've heard during the pandemic. Read full article: Asian American front-line workers share ...→

1 in 4 Massachusetts workers unemployment amid coronavirus pandemic

1 in 4 Massachusetts workers unemployment amid coronavirus pandemic

A quarter of Massachusetts workers have lost their jobs as the business shutdown prompted by the coronavirus pandemic have spurred the worse economic catastrop [...] Read full article: 1 in 4 Massachusetts workers unemploymen...→

Trump administration shelved CDC document that offered guidance on reopening country

Trump administration shelved CDC document that offered guidance on reopening country

The Trump administration has shelved a set of detailed documents created by the nation's top disease investigators meant to give step-by-step advice to local l [...] Read full article: Trump administration shelved CDC documen...→

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

The coronavirus has closed a number of meat plants, forcing grocery stores to limit meat purchases. Read full article: Tyson reopens two major plants amid conc...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

Uber To Lay Off 3,700 Workers, CEO To Waive Salary Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns

Uber To Lay Off 3,700 Workers, CEO To Waive Salary Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns

Uber is cutting 3,700 full-time workers and its CEO will give up his base salary with the nation largely still in lockdown. Read full article: Uber To Lay Off 3,700 Workers, CEO To Wa...→

Worried Sick: Medical issues disrupt 3 South Florida families’ lives amid pandemic

Worried Sick: Medical issues disrupt 3 South Florida families’ lives amid pandemic

(WSVN) - Not everyone suffering because of COVID-19 has the disease. 7’s Kevin Ozebek talks to three South Florida families whose lives have been turned... Read full article: Worried Sick: Medical issues disrupt 3 S...→

As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, Social Distancing Recommendations Close Some Dog Parks

As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, Social Distancing Recommendations Close Some Dog Parks

The coronavirus pandemic is changing human lives every day, and now, it is changing the way pets interact with each other too. Read full article: As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, S...→

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - With the supply of meat in the U.S. shrinking because of COVID-19 related factory shutdowns, some restaurants and stores are... Read full article: Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell...→

Zoom steps up efforts to deter 'Zoombombing' amid security issues

Zoom steps up efforts to deter 'Zoombombing' amid security issues

In the weeks since governments across the country have forced businesses, churches, schools and hoards of other industries to transition to telecommuting, repo [...] Read full article: Zoom steps up efforts to deter 'Zoombomb...→

Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of its workforce, amid travel slump

Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of its workforce, amid travel slump

CEO Brian Chesky says company is facing "hard truths," including uncertainty about when travel demand will resume. Read full article: Airbnb laying off 1,900 workers, 25% of ...→

“We make Denver Health what it is”: Frontline workers seek to unionize amid coronavirus response

“We make Denver Health what it is”: Frontline workers seek to unionize amid coronavirus response

Troubled by what they call long-standing problems exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic, a group of frontline Denver Health workers announced Tuesday they ar [...] Read full article: “We make Denver Health what it is”: Fron...→

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

An Iowa Department of Public Health report released Tuesday showed more than 700 workers contracted the virus at a meat plant in Perry, Iowa. Read full article: 58 percent of workers at Tyson meat fact...→

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

Burger lovers have a burning question for Wendy’s amid nationwide meat shortages: “Where’s the beef?” Hamburgers have disappeared from some of the fast-food ch [...] Read full article: ‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out...→

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Red meat purhcases are being restricted at local and large grocers amid suppliers’ high prices and increased demand during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Meat sales restricted at some grocers as...→

Amid the clamor for reopening, a wary voice for workers

This state rep has been putting public and private pressure on manufacturers to literally clean up their acts. Read full article: Amid the clamor for reopening, a wary vo...→

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

With meat-processing workers falling victim to the coronavirus-resulting in shuttered plants and supply problems-Americans are starting to see poorly stocked a [...] Read full article: Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Foo...→

Coronavirus updates: Workers demand more pay, power, protections amid COVID-19 hazards on May Day

Coronavirus updates: Workers demand more pay, power, protections amid COVID-19 hazards on May Day

No job at all, or a job without enough virus protections — millions of workers around the world are marking international labor day. Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Workers demand more...→

Hundreds of poultry workers fall ill to coronavirus as consumer demand spikes

Hundreds of poultry workers fall ill to coronavirus as consumer demand spikes

From coast to coast, about two dozen meat packing plants have had to close sometime in the past two months because workers became sick. Read full article: Hundreds of poultry workers fall ill to ...→

‘People Will Die:’ Amid Clear Progress, NYC Issues Harsh Reminder on Social Distancing

‘People Will Die:’ Amid Clear Progress, NYC Issues Harsh Reminder on Social Distancing

The signs of progress are clear: New York state has averaged under 1,000 new hospitalizations a day twice this week, for the first time in a month. Daily death [...] Read full article: ‘People Will Die:’ Amid Clear Progress, ...→