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Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Entire minimum-security jail camp in Milpitas is being screened for COVID-19 after two inmates test positive in consecutive days. Read full article: Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, S...→

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Entire minimum-security jail camp in Milpitas is being screened for COVID-19 after two inmates test positive in consecutive days. Read full article: Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, S...→

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Those with tickets or purchased booth/table space for the 2020 convention will have their purchases transferred to the 2021 convention, organizers say. Read full article: Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled...→

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on Wednesday asserted that “everyone” should wear a mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus, as his state is among a number of stat [...] Read full article: Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d---...→

MAPA: Condados de Tampa Bay implementan requisitos de máscara en medio de crecientes casos de coronavirus

MAPA: Condados de Tampa Bay implementan requisitos de máscara en medio de crecientes casos de coronavirus

Los comisionados en tres de los 10 condados del área de Tampa Bay han implementado ordenanzas de máscara a medida que los residentes se vuelven cada vez más la [...] Read full article: MAPA: Condados de Tampa Bay implementan ...→

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Florida saw another record one-day increase in coronavirus cases, with 5,508 new cases reported Wednesday. That pushes the total o [...] Read full article: New coronavirus cases surge in South Flo...→

Florida breaks coronavirus cases record with over 5,500 new infections

Florida breaks coronavirus cases record with over 5,500 new infections

For the fifth time in eight days, Florida set a new daily high for total coronavirus cases Wednesday, reports said. The state added a record 5,508 new infectio [...] Read full article: Florida breaks coronavirus cases record ...→

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Many COVID-19 testing sites are open to the general public, even if you don’t have symptoms or health insurance. Read full article: Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get t...→

North Korea suspends

North Korea suspends "military action plans" against South Korea amid spat

North Korea's Central Military Commission "took stock of the prevailing situation and suspended the military action plans against the south." Read full article: North Korea suspends "military action pl...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

When Winnie the robot first started working at LAX’s Embassy Suites hotel she was more of a novelty than anything else. “It was a way to get guests engaged,” s [...] Read full article: At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Ess...→

Trump visits Arizona as coronavirus infections spike

Trump visits Arizona as coronavirus infections spike

Trump commemorated the 200th mile of a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico during his official visit. Building the wall was a key promise of Trump’s 2016 campa [...] Read full article: Trump visits Arizona as coronavirus infe...→

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

As millionaire players and billionaire owners inch closer to officially ending their embarrassing public dispute over MLB’s return to play, I have spent the la [...] Read full article: Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitte...→

Coronavirus: California sets another daily record as Bay Area surges past 20,000 cases

Coronavirus: California sets another daily record as Bay Area surges past 20,000 cases

The seven-day average of new coronavirus cases climbed above 4,000 for the first time since the outbreak began and the total number of cases statewide stood at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California sets another dai...→

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

In contrast with the president's visit six weeks ago, the state is now facing a spiking number of cases — with no signs of abating. Read full article: Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus ...→

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

The monumental pilfering of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Washington unemployment benefits was abetted by a once-a-generation flood of jobless claim [...] Read full article: How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian f...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

Commissioners in three out of the 10 Tampa Bay area counties have implemented mask ordinances as residents become increasingly more lax on social distancing an [...] Read full article: MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask r...→

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

More than 7,000 people are urging Disney and government officials to reconsider opening Disney World next month as coronavirus cases surge in Florida. “This vi [...] Read full article: Disney World workers petition to delay J...→

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

California’s Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening some campgrounds through July. Read full article: Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed...→

Texas hits 5,000 new coronavirus cases for first time as infections surge

Texas hits 5,000 new coronavirus cases for first time as infections surge

Rapidly worsening coronavirus numbers in Texas reached bleak new milestones Tuesday as the state surpassed 5,000 new cases in a single day for the first time a [...] Read full article: Texas hits 5,000 new coronavirus cases f...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Map: Coronavirus Cases in South Florida

With COVID-19 testing sites up and running in parts of Broward and Miami-Dade County, the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Florida is expected to [...] Read full article: Map: Coronavirus Cases in South Florida...→

Coronavirus: UPS drivers in Bay Area test positive for COVID-19 as shipping delays plague country

Coronavirus: UPS drivers in Bay Area test positive for COVID-19 as shipping delays plague country

Union leaders are sounding the alarm about safety conditions for UPS workers as multiple Bay Area facilities have workers test positive. Meanwhile, shipping de [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: UPS drivers in Bay Area tes...→

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Only about 1,000 Muslims already inside Saudi Arabia's kingdom will be allowed to attend a heavily pared-down version of hajj this year due to the coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with ...→

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Actor Eric Roberts went on a rant against Donald Trump over his recent campaign rally in Tulsa. Okla. amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporter...→

South Carolina protest canceled after demonstrators come down with coronavirus

South Carolina protest canceled after demonstrators come down with coronavirus

A protest organizer in South Carolina said he will postpone future demonstrations after at least 13 people who took part in recent rallies tested positive for [...] Read full article: South Carolina protest canceled after de...→

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Even though the marches may have increased infections among protesters, overall infections did not rise because others increased social distancing. | Economy Read full article: Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Pro...→

WHO: Sunday was record day for coronavirus infections

WHO: Sunday was record day for coronavirus infections

Since the start of the outbreak, more than 465,000 people have died, according to Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Read full article: WHO: Sunday was record day for coronavir...→

South: Coronavirus-Related Restrictions By State

South: Coronavirus-Related Restrictions By State

Get the latest on coronavirus-related restrictions in the Southern states — from Texas to Virginia, from Oklahoma to Florida, Georgia and more — plus D.C. and [...] Read full article: South: Coronavirus-Related Restrictions ...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

This is due to how the coronavirus pandemic is flaring in the U.S. and President Donald Trump's ban on Europeans entering the United States. Read full article: US citizens unlikely to be allowed into ...→

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

The University of South Florida plans to provide $20 million to help students who are experiencing financial hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: University of South Florida awards $20 m...→

Institutional Racism Widely Seen As Contributing To Coronavirus Infections Among Blacks

Institutional Racism Widely Seen As Contributing To Coronavirus Infections Among Blacks

The African-American community is taking a huge hit from COVID-19 and a testing event at an East Oakland church on Tuesday was shedding light on the way instit [...] Read full article: Institutional Racism Widely Seen As Cont...→

College frat parties become coronavirus ‘superspreader events’ throughout South

College frat parties become coronavirus ‘superspreader events’ throughout South

Public health officials warn that college carousing and fraternity parties at universities across the South have become “superspreader events” that created COV [...] Read full article: College frat parties become coronavirus ...→

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is giving out backpacks full of supplies to New York City's homeless population amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: This couple is helping NYC's homeless am...→

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

Nations around the world and U.S. states struggled mightily Tuesday to contain a surge of coronavirus infections as lockdowns eased Read full article: The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavir...→

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

More than 450 Bay Area psychotherapists are offering pro bono counseling sessions to frontline and essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline work...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

The owners of barbershops and hair and nail salons are expressing frustration and growing impatience with the Santa Clara County Public Health Department, crit [...] Read full article: South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Offi...→

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Bowdoin College, an NCAA Division III school located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that it will not participate in collegiate sports during the fall [...] Read full article: Division III Bowdoin College cancels fal...→

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

The disturbing signs in the Sunshine State as well as places like Arizona, Alabama, Texas and South Carolina are raising fears that the progress won after mont [...] Read full article: COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as...→

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Tampa Bay Buccaneers star Shaquil Barrett is looking to build upon a great 2019 season and has no qualms about the NFL’s plan to play amid the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates ...→

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Those with tickets or purchased booth/table space for the 2020 convention will have their purchases transferred to the 2021 convention, organizers say. Read full article: Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled...→

MAPA: Condados de Tampa Bay implementan requisitos de máscara en medio de crecientes casos de coronavirus

MAPA: Condados de Tampa Bay implementan requisitos de máscara en medio de crecientes casos de coronavirus

Los comisionados en tres de los 10 condados del área de Tampa Bay han implementado ordenanzas de máscara a medida que los residentes se vuelven cada vez más la [...] Read full article: MAPA: Condados de Tampa Bay implementan ...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

More than 7,000 people are urging Disney and government officials to reconsider opening Disney World next month as coronavirus cases surge in Florida. “This vi [...] Read full article: Disney World workers petition to delay J...→

Florida breaks coronavirus cases record with over 5,500 new infections

Florida breaks coronavirus cases record with over 5,500 new infections

For the fifth time in eight days, Florida set a new daily high for total coronavirus cases Wednesday, reports said. The state added a record 5,508 new infectio [...] Read full article: Florida breaks coronavirus cases record ...→

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

This is due to how the coronavirus pandemic is flaring in the U.S. and President Donald Trump's ban on Europeans entering the United States. Read full article: US citizens unlikely to be allowed into ...→

Texas hits 5,000 new coronavirus cases for first time as infections surge

Texas hits 5,000 new coronavirus cases for first time as infections surge

Rapidly worsening coronavirus numbers in Texas reached bleak new milestones Tuesday as the state surpassed 5,000 new cases in a single day for the first time a [...] Read full article: Texas hits 5,000 new coronavirus cases f...→

North Korea suspends

North Korea suspends "military action plans" against South Korea amid spat

North Korea's Central Military Commission "took stock of the prevailing situation and suspended the military action plans against the south." Read full article: North Korea suspends "military action pl...→

Institutional Racism Widely Seen As Contributing To Coronavirus Infections Among Blacks

Institutional Racism Widely Seen As Contributing To Coronavirus Infections Among Blacks

The African-American community is taking a huge hit from COVID-19 and a testing event at an East Oakland church on Tuesday was shedding light on the way instit [...] Read full article: Institutional Racism Widely Seen As Cont...→

Map: Coronavirus Cases in South Florida

With COVID-19 testing sites up and running in parts of Broward and Miami-Dade County, the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Florida is expected to [...] Read full article: Map: Coronavirus Cases in South Florida...→

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

When Winnie the robot first started working at LAX’s Embassy Suites hotel she was more of a novelty than anything else. “It was a way to get guests engaged,” s [...] Read full article: At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Ess...→

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is giving out backpacks full of supplies to New York City's homeless population amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: This couple is helping NYC's homeless am...→

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Only about 1,000 Muslims already inside Saudi Arabia's kingdom will be allowed to attend a heavily pared-down version of hajj this year due to the coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with ...→

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

As millionaire players and billionaire owners inch closer to officially ending their embarrassing public dispute over MLB’s return to play, I have spent the la [...] Read full article: Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitte...→

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

More than 450 Bay Area psychotherapists are offering pro bono counseling sessions to frontline and essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline work...→

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

In contrast with the president's visit six weeks ago, the state is now facing a spiking number of cases — with no signs of abating. Read full article: Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus ...→

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

The owners of barbershops and hair and nail salons are expressing frustration and growing impatience with the Santa Clara County Public Health Department, crit [...] Read full article: South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Offi...→

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

The monumental pilfering of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Washington unemployment benefits was abetted by a once-a-generation flood of jobless claim [...] Read full article: How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian f...→

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

The disturbing signs in the Sunshine State as well as places like Arizona, Alabama, Texas and South Carolina are raising fears that the progress won after mont [...] Read full article: COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as...→

WHO: Sunday was record day for coronavirus infections

WHO: Sunday was record day for coronavirus infections

Since the start of the outbreak, more than 465,000 people have died, according to Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Read full article: WHO: Sunday was record day for coronavir...→

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on Wednesday asserted that “everyone” should wear a mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus, as his state is among a number of stat [...] Read full article: Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d---...→

South: Coronavirus-Related Restrictions By State

South: Coronavirus-Related Restrictions By State

Get the latest on coronavirus-related restrictions in the Southern states — from Texas to Virginia, from Oklahoma to Florida, Georgia and more — plus D.C. and [...] Read full article: South: Coronavirus-Related Restrictions ...→

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

Commissioners in three out of the 10 Tampa Bay area counties have implemented mask ordinances as residents become increasingly more lax on social distancing an [...] Read full article: MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask r...→

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Florida saw another record one-day increase in coronavirus cases, with 5,508 new cases reported Wednesday. That pushes the total o [...] Read full article: New coronavirus cases surge in South Flo...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

California’s Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening some campgrounds through July. Read full article: Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed...→

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Many COVID-19 testing sites are open to the general public, even if you don’t have symptoms or health insurance. Read full article: Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get t...→

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

The University of South Florida plans to provide $20 million to help students who are experiencing financial hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: University of South Florida awards $20 m...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

College frat parties become coronavirus ‘superspreader events’ throughout South

College frat parties become coronavirus ‘superspreader events’ throughout South

Public health officials warn that college carousing and fraternity parties at universities across the South have become “superspreader events” that created COV [...] Read full article: College frat parties become coronavirus ...→

Coronavirus: UPS drivers in Bay Area test positive for COVID-19 as shipping delays plague country

Coronavirus: UPS drivers in Bay Area test positive for COVID-19 as shipping delays plague country

Union leaders are sounding the alarm about safety conditions for UPS workers as multiple Bay Area facilities have workers test positive. Meanwhile, shipping de [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: UPS drivers in Bay Area tes...→

Trump visits Arizona as coronavirus infections spike

Trump visits Arizona as coronavirus infections spike

Trump commemorated the 200th mile of a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico during his official visit. Building the wall was a key promise of Trump’s 2016 campa [...] Read full article: Trump visits Arizona as coronavirus infe...→

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

Nations around the world and U.S. states struggled mightily Tuesday to contain a surge of coronavirus infections as lockdowns eased Read full article: The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavir...→

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Actor Eric Roberts went on a rant against Donald Trump over his recent campaign rally in Tulsa. Okla. amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporter...→

Coronavirus: California sets another daily record as Bay Area surges past 20,000 cases

Coronavirus: California sets another daily record as Bay Area surges past 20,000 cases

The seven-day average of new coronavirus cases climbed above 4,000 for the first time since the outbreak began and the total number of cases statewide stood at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California sets another dai...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

South Carolina protest canceled after demonstrators come down with coronavirus

South Carolina protest canceled after demonstrators come down with coronavirus

A protest organizer in South Carolina said he will postpone future demonstrations after at least 13 people who took part in recent rallies tested positive for [...] Read full article: South Carolina protest canceled after de...→

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Bowdoin College, an NCAA Division III school located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that it will not participate in collegiate sports during the fall [...] Read full article: Division III Bowdoin College cancels fal...→

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Even though the marches may have increased infections among protesters, overall infections did not rise because others increased social distancing. | Economy Read full article: Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Pro...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Tampa Bay Buccaneers star Shaquil Barrett is looking to build upon a great 2019 season and has no qualms about the NFL’s plan to play amid the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates ...→

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Those with tickets or purchased booth/table space for the 2020 convention will have their purchases transferred to the 2021 convention, organizers say. Read full article: Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled...→

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d--- mask’ amid surge in coronavirus cases

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on Wednesday asserted that “everyone” should wear a mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus, as his state is among a number of stat [...] Read full article: Rubio: ‘Everyone should just wear a d---...→

South: Coronavirus-Related Restrictions By State

South: Coronavirus-Related Restrictions By State

Get the latest on coronavirus-related restrictions in the Southern states — from Texas to Virginia, from Oklahoma to Florida, Georgia and more — plus D.C. and [...] Read full article: South: Coronavirus-Related Restrictions ...→

MAPA: Condados de Tampa Bay implementan requisitos de máscara en medio de crecientes casos de coronavirus

MAPA: Condados de Tampa Bay implementan requisitos de máscara en medio de crecientes casos de coronavirus

Los comisionados en tres de los 10 condados del área de Tampa Bay han implementado ordenanzas de máscara a medida que los residentes se vuelven cada vez más la [...] Read full article: MAPA: Condados de Tampa Bay implementan ...→

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

Commissioners in three out of the 10 Tampa Bay area counties have implemented mask ordinances as residents become increasingly more lax on social distancing an [...] Read full article: MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask r...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Florida saw another record one-day increase in coronavirus cases, with 5,508 new cases reported Wednesday. That pushes the total o [...] Read full article: New coronavirus cases surge in South Flo...→

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

More than 7,000 people are urging Disney and government officials to reconsider opening Disney World next month as coronavirus cases surge in Florida. “This vi [...] Read full article: Disney World workers petition to delay J...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Florida breaks coronavirus cases record with over 5,500 new infections

Florida breaks coronavirus cases record with over 5,500 new infections

For the fifth time in eight days, Florida set a new daily high for total coronavirus cases Wednesday, reports said. The state added a record 5,508 new infectio [...] Read full article: Florida breaks coronavirus cases record ...→

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

California’s Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening some campgrounds through July. Read full article: Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed...→

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

This is due to how the coronavirus pandemic is flaring in the U.S. and President Donald Trump's ban on Europeans entering the United States. Read full article: US citizens unlikely to be allowed into ...→

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Many COVID-19 testing sites are open to the general public, even if you don’t have symptoms or health insurance. Read full article: Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get t...→

Texas hits 5,000 new coronavirus cases for first time as infections surge

Texas hits 5,000 new coronavirus cases for first time as infections surge

Rapidly worsening coronavirus numbers in Texas reached bleak new milestones Tuesday as the state surpassed 5,000 new cases in a single day for the first time a [...] Read full article: Texas hits 5,000 new coronavirus cases f...→

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

The University of South Florida plans to provide $20 million to help students who are experiencing financial hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: University of South Florida awards $20 m...→

North Korea suspends

North Korea suspends "military action plans" against South Korea amid spat

North Korea's Central Military Commission "took stock of the prevailing situation and suspended the military action plans against the south." Read full article: North Korea suspends "military action pl...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Institutional Racism Widely Seen As Contributing To Coronavirus Infections Among Blacks

Institutional Racism Widely Seen As Contributing To Coronavirus Infections Among Blacks

The African-American community is taking a huge hit from COVID-19 and a testing event at an East Oakland church on Tuesday was shedding light on the way instit [...] Read full article: Institutional Racism Widely Seen As Cont...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

Map: Coronavirus Cases in South Florida

With COVID-19 testing sites up and running in parts of Broward and Miami-Dade County, the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Florida is expected to [...] Read full article: Map: Coronavirus Cases in South Florida...→

College frat parties become coronavirus ‘superspreader events’ throughout South

College frat parties become coronavirus ‘superspreader events’ throughout South

Public health officials warn that college carousing and fraternity parties at universities across the South have become “superspreader events” that created COV [...] Read full article: College frat parties become coronavirus ...→

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

When Winnie the robot first started working at LAX’s Embassy Suites hotel she was more of a novelty than anything else. “It was a way to get guests engaged,” s [...] Read full article: At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Ess...→

Coronavirus: UPS drivers in Bay Area test positive for COVID-19 as shipping delays plague country

Coronavirus: UPS drivers in Bay Area test positive for COVID-19 as shipping delays plague country

Union leaders are sounding the alarm about safety conditions for UPS workers as multiple Bay Area facilities have workers test positive. Meanwhile, shipping de [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: UPS drivers in Bay Area tes...→

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is giving out backpacks full of supplies to New York City's homeless population amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: This couple is helping NYC's homeless am...→

Trump visits Arizona as coronavirus infections spike

Trump visits Arizona as coronavirus infections spike

Trump commemorated the 200th mile of a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico during his official visit. Building the wall was a key promise of Trump’s 2016 campa [...] Read full article: Trump visits Arizona as coronavirus infe...→

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Only about 1,000 Muslims already inside Saudi Arabia's kingdom will be allowed to attend a heavily pared-down version of hajj this year due to the coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with ...→

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

Nations around the world and U.S. states struggled mightily Tuesday to contain a surge of coronavirus infections as lockdowns eased Read full article: The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavir...→

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitter dispute with players, my love for the game has intensified, and simplified, in the best ways

As millionaire players and billionaire owners inch closer to officially ending their embarrassing public dispute over MLB’s return to play, I have spent the la [...] Read full article: Newman: Amid coronavirus and MLB’s bitte...→

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Actor Eric Roberts went on a rant against Donald Trump over his recent campaign rally in Tulsa. Okla. amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporter...→

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

More than 450 Bay Area psychotherapists are offering pro bono counseling sessions to frontline and essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline work...→

Coronavirus: California sets another daily record as Bay Area surges past 20,000 cases

Coronavirus: California sets another daily record as Bay Area surges past 20,000 cases

The seven-day average of new coronavirus cases climbed above 4,000 for the first time since the outbreak began and the total number of cases statewide stood at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California sets another dai...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus surge draws concern

In contrast with the president's visit six weeks ago, the state is now facing a spiking number of cases — with no signs of abating. Read full article: Trump visit to Arizona amid coronavirus ...→

South Carolina protest canceled after demonstrators come down with coronavirus

South Carolina protest canceled after demonstrators come down with coronavirus

A protest organizer in South Carolina said he will postpone future demonstrations after at least 13 people who took part in recent rallies tested positive for [...] Read full article: South Carolina protest canceled after de...→

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

The owners of barbershops and hair and nail salons are expressing frustration and growing impatience with the Santa Clara County Public Health Department, crit [...] Read full article: South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Offi...→

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Bowdoin College, an NCAA Division III school located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that it will not participate in collegiate sports during the fall [...] Read full article: Division III Bowdoin College cancels fal...→

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian fraud ring ‘Scattered Canary’ bilk Washington’s unemployment system amid coronavirus chaos

The monumental pilfering of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Washington unemployment benefits was abetted by a once-a-generation flood of jobless claim [...] Read full article: How missed ‘red flags’ helped Nigerian f...→

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Even though the marches may have increased infections among protesters, overall infections did not rise because others increased social distancing. | Economy Read full article: Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Pro...→

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

The disturbing signs in the Sunshine State as well as places like Arizona, Alabama, Texas and South Carolina are raising fears that the progress won after mont [...] Read full article: COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

WHO: Sunday was record day for coronavirus infections

WHO: Sunday was record day for coronavirus infections

Since the start of the outbreak, more than 465,000 people have died, according to Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Read full article: WHO: Sunday was record day for coronavir...→

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Tampa Bay Buccaneers star Shaquil Barrett is looking to build upon a great 2019 season and has no qualms about the NFL’s plan to play amid the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates ...→