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7-year-old Lombard girl providing masks for the homeless, with an even bigger goal in mind

7-year-old Lombard girl providing masks for the homeless, with an even bigger goal in mind

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Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

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Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

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LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

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These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

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By Allen Kim, Scottie Andrew and James Froio | CNN A growing number of US states have mandated the use of masks and face coverings while in public. With many s [...] Read full article: These are the states requiring people to...→

Google, Fitbit and big tech zero in on coronavirus testing market

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Verily Life Sciences, a sister company of Google, scrambled to introduce a free coronavirus-screening site for the public and set up testing locations in March [...] Read full article: Google, Fitbit and big tech zero in on c...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

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Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

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California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

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Time of their lives or 'Good Riddance?' Big challenges lie ahead for Class of 2020

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Wearing Face Masks Can Prevent Coronavirus Spread

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Mandatory face masks may dramatically slow coronavirus spread, study claims

Mandatory face masks may dramatically slow coronavirus spread, study claims

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As coronavirus cases spike, Texas mayors ask governor to allow them to require masks

As coronavirus cases spike, Texas mayors ask governor to allow them to require masks

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Washington state to require face masks in public

Washington state to require face masks in public

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As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

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Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

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Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

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Coronavirus economy: California gains jobs during May in big rebound

Coronavirus economy: California gains jobs during May in big rebound

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Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Rents Drop During COVID-19 Exodus; Newsom Says You Gotta Wear Masks

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Tensions Grow Over Masks in the U.S.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Tensions Grow Over Masks in the U.S.

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California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

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California requires masks statewide in bid to slow coronavirus spread

California requires masks statewide in bid to slow coronavirus spread

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Oregon coronavirus rule calls for face masks in 7 counties beginning next week

Oregon coronavirus rule calls for face masks in 7 counties beginning next week

Oregon will soon require face coverings while indoors for most of the public amid a recent rise in coronavirus cases, according to Gov. Kate Brown on Wednesday [...] Read full article: Oregon coronavirus rule calls for face m...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

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Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

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San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

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Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

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Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

On Tuesday, Pinellas County commissioners approved a new mandatory mask ordinance as COVID-19 continues to be a threat to the community. Read full article: Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor...→

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

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LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

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Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Over the weekend, following back to back days of record-setting confirmed coronavirus cases, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees signed a public health advis [...] Read full article: Florida Surgeon General Recommends Peopl...→

Inside Trump's Tulsa rally, no distancing, few masks and plenty of doubt about coronavirus

Inside Trump's Tulsa rally, no distancing, few masks and plenty of doubt about coronavirus

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Florida cities make masks mandatory in wake of coronavirus surge

Florida cities make masks mandatory in wake of coronavirus surge

Florida cities, including Orlando and Tampa, are now requiring residents to wear face masks in public – as the state grapples with a surge in coronavirus cases [...] Read full article: Florida cities make masks mandatory in w...→

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

One day after a record spike in coronavirus cases, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday mandated that all Californians are required to wear face masks in public. Read full article: Coronavirus cases down as Californians m...→

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

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California Gov. Newson Makes Wearing Masks Mandatory in Public

California Gov. Newson Makes Wearing Masks Mandatory in Public

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North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

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Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

After a heated debate about masks erupted in Arizona, where coronavirus cases have been growing daily, Gov. Doug Ducey is requiring his citizens to cover their [...] Read full article: Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should we...→

As Texas coronavirus cases rise, San Antonio finds loophole to mandate masks

As Texas coronavirus cases rise, San Antonio finds loophole to mandate masks

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Former MLB player Aubrey Huff goes on rant about masks amid coronavirus pandemic

Former MLB player Aubrey Huff goes on rant about masks amid coronavirus pandemic

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Coronavirus: Model projects that 33,000 US lives would be saved by wearing masks

Coronavirus: Model projects that 33,000 US lives would be saved by wearing masks

University of Washington researchers say that the daily US death rate from the coronavirus could drop below 100 per day if masks are near universally worn. Read full article: Coronavirus: Model projects that 33,000 ...→

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

For months, private sector workers have had to deal with the harsh economic fallout caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Business closures lead to furloughs, sa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the publ...→

Washington state to require face masks in public

Washington state to require face masks in public

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Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

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Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

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Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

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Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

MIAMI (WSVN) - Leaders from several Miami-Dade County municipalities are stepping up measures to help curb the spread of COVID-19, as the state surpassed 100,0 [...] Read full article: Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to requir...→

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Over the weekend, following back to back days of record-setting confirmed coronavirus cases, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees signed a public health advis [...] Read full article: Florida Surgeon General Recommends Peopl...→

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

By Allen Kim, Scottie Andrew and James Froio | CNN A growing number of US states have mandated the use of masks and face coverings while in public. With many s [...] Read full article: These are the states requiring people to...→

Coronavirus economy: California gains jobs during May in big rebound

Coronavirus economy: California gains jobs during May in big rebound

The statewide job market gained 141,600 jobs during May, according to seasonally adjusted figures released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read full article: Coronavirus economy: California gains jo...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

One day after a record spike in coronavirus cases, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday mandated that all Californians are required to wear face masks in public. Read full article: Coronavirus cases down as Californians m...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Tensions Grow Over Masks in the U.S.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Tensions Grow Over Masks in the U.S.

California orders residents to wear masks in most indoor situations. The guidance comes as face coverings become a political flash point. A federal agency has [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Tensions Grow ...→

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

Face coverings are "critical to keeping those who are around you safe, keeping businesses open and restarting our economy," Gov. Gavin Newsom said. Read full article: California mandates masks for most publi...→

California Gov. Newson Makes Wearing Masks Mandatory in Public

California Gov. Newson Makes Wearing Masks Mandatory in Public

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) on Thursday signed an order making wearing face coverings mandatory while in public or high-risk settings. Read full article: California Gov. Newson Makes Wearing Mas...→

California requires masks statewide in bid to slow coronavirus spread

California requires masks statewide in bid to slow coronavirus spread

The California Department of Public Health released guidance that requires Californians to wear a face covering in most indoor settings. Read full article: California requires masks statewide in b...→

Time of their lives or 'Good Riddance?' Big challenges lie ahead for Class of 2020

Time of their lives or 'Good Riddance?' Big challenges lie ahead for Class of 2020

The Class of 2020 was born into an America that hadn't existed before and is leaving high school amid unprecendent times in our history. Read full article: Time of their lives or 'Good Riddance?' ...→

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

After a heated debate about masks erupted in Arizona, where coronavirus cases have been growing daily, Gov. Doug Ducey is requiring his citizens to cover their [...] Read full article: Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should we...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

Mandatory face masks may dramatically slow coronavirus spread, study claims

Mandatory face masks may dramatically slow coronavirus spread, study claims

The compulsory use of face masks could slow the spread of the coronavirus by as much as 40 percent, according to a new report. Read full article: Mandatory face masks may dramatically sl...→

Former MLB player Aubrey Huff goes on rant about masks amid coronavirus pandemic

Former MLB player Aubrey Huff goes on rant about masks amid coronavirus pandemic

Retired MLB star Aubrey Huff went on a social media rant Tuesday, claiming he would rather die from coronavirus than wear a mask and live in fear amid the pand [...] Read full article: Former MLB player Aubrey Huff goes on ra...→

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→

7-year-old Lombard girl providing masks for the homeless, with an even bigger goal in mind

7-year-old Lombard girl providing masks for the homeless, with an even bigger goal in mind

A Lombard girl wants to establish a hotel for homeless people. So she's selling masks and collecting donations to raise money to help her vision someday come t [...] Read full article: 7-year-old Lombard girl providing masks ...→

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

On Tuesday, Pinellas County commissioners approved a new mandatory mask ordinance as COVID-19 continues to be a threat to the community. Read full article: Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor...→

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

Waiting to walk down the aisle has been a long road for some engaged couples during the coronavirus restrictions.  Read full article: As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small ...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Inside Trump's Tulsa rally, no distancing, few masks and plenty of doubt about coronavirus

Inside Trump's Tulsa rally, no distancing, few masks and plenty of doubt about coronavirus

Before the event, local health officials announced the highest number of cases yet to be reported in a single day in the state. Read full article: Inside Trump's Tulsa rally, no distancin...→

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

The Phoenix city council held an emergency meeting on Friday to pass an order requiring residents to wear face masks when they go out in public, in an effort t [...] Read full article: Phoenix requires masks in public as coro...→

Google, Fitbit and big tech zero in on coronavirus testing market

Google, Fitbit and big tech zero in on coronavirus testing market

Verily Life Sciences, a sister company of Google, scrambled to introduce a free coronavirus-screening site for the public and set up testing locations in March [...] Read full article: Google, Fitbit and big tech zero in on c...→

Florida cities make masks mandatory in wake of coronavirus surge

Florida cities make masks mandatory in wake of coronavirus surge

Florida cities, including Orlando and Tampa, are now requiring residents to wear face masks in public – as the state grapples with a surge in coronavirus cases [...] Read full article: Florida cities make masks mandatory in w...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Rents Drop During COVID-19 Exodus; Newsom Says You Gotta Wear Masks

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Rents Drop During COVID-19 Exodus; Newsom Says You Gotta Wear Masks

The tsunami of news about the current coronavirus outbreak and now the shelter-in-place can be overwhelming. To help you navigate through what you need to know [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Rents Dro...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

The pandemic has injected yet another complication in what is already expected to be a much more active fire season due to above-average temperatures, dry cond [...] Read full article: Firefighters face new challenges, concer...→

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday issued a statewide order mandating the use of facemasks in public, as more counties reconsider their regulations and t [...] Read full article: California order requires masks in publi...→

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

Nine Texas mayors, including those in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Austin and San Antonio, have urged Governor Greg Abbott to give them the authority to requir [...] Read full article: North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State ...→

Oregon coronavirus rule calls for face masks in 7 counties beginning next week

Oregon coronavirus rule calls for face masks in 7 counties beginning next week

Oregon will soon require face coverings while indoors for most of the public amid a recent rise in coronavirus cases, according to Gov. Kate Brown on Wednesday [...] Read full article: Oregon coronavirus rule calls for face m...→

Wearing Face Masks Can Prevent Coronavirus Spread

Wearing Face Masks Can Prevent Coronavirus Spread

A growing number of studies show face masks reduce to spread of the coronavirus, which is why local doctors are sounding the alarm about the need for everyone [...] Read full article: Wearing Face Masks Can Prevent Coronavir...→

As Texas coronavirus cases rise, San Antonio finds loophole to mandate masks

As Texas coronavirus cases rise, San Antonio finds loophole to mandate masks

As Texas sees an increase in COVID cases, San Antonio issued an executive order mandating residents wear face coverings. Read full article: As Texas coronavirus cases rise, San Ant...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Oakland McDonald’s Workers File Lawsuit Over Working Conditions During COVID-19 Outbreak OAKLAND — Workers at an Oakland McDonald’s who allege that they were f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged D...→

As coronavirus cases spike, Texas mayors ask governor to allow them to require masks

As coronavirus cases spike, Texas mayors ask governor to allow them to require masks

Governor Greg Abbott's office responded tersely, saying the mayors hadn't "lifted a finger to impose penalties and enforcement mechanisms available to them." Read full article: As coronavirus cases spike, Texas mayors...→

Coronavirus: Model projects that 33,000 US lives would be saved by wearing masks

Coronavirus: Model projects that 33,000 US lives would be saved by wearing masks

University of Washington researchers say that the daily US death rate from the coronavirus could drop below 100 per day if masks are near universally worn. Read full article: Coronavirus: Model projects that 33,000 ...→

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

For months, private sector workers have had to deal with the harsh economic fallout caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Business closures lead to furloughs, sa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the publ...→

7-year-old Lombard girl providing masks for the homeless, with an even bigger goal in mind

7-year-old Lombard girl providing masks for the homeless, with an even bigger goal in mind

A Lombard girl wants to establish a hotel for homeless people. So she's selling masks and collecting donations to raise money to help her vision someday come t [...] Read full article: 7-year-old Lombard girl providing masks ...→

Washington state to require face masks in public

Washington state to require face masks in public

The order requires face coverings when people are indoor in a public area, and outdoors in a public area when six feet of physical distancing can’t be maintain [...] Read full article: Washington state to require face masks i...→

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

On Tuesday, Pinellas County commissioners approved a new mandatory mask ordinance as COVID-19 continues to be a threat to the community. Read full article: Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor...→

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

As the governor mulls major vetos to next year’s budget, will Alyssa’s Law make the cut? The bill, passed last legislative session, would require all public sc [...] Read full article: Parkland mother hopeful governor approve...→

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

Waiting to walk down the aisle has been a long road for some engaged couples during the coronavirus restrictions.  Read full article: As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small ...→

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade will be requiring masks in public as the county is experiencing a “worrisome spike” in coronavirus cases, mayor Carlos Gimenez said Tuesday. Gimenez [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public Aft...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

As the fall ​semester ​approaches DISD 9th grade teacher Jada Weathers is getting ready for new challenges knowing there will be ​plenty of them. ​ Read full article: Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedent...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

MIAMI (WSVN) - Leaders from several Miami-Dade County municipalities are stepping up measures to help curb the spread of COVID-19, as the state surpassed 100,0 [...] Read full article: Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to requir...→

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Over the weekend, following back to back days of record-setting confirmed coronavirus cases, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees signed a public health advis [...] Read full article: Florida Surgeon General Recommends Peopl...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Inside Trump's Tulsa rally, no distancing, few masks and plenty of doubt about coronavirus

Inside Trump's Tulsa rally, no distancing, few masks and plenty of doubt about coronavirus

Before the event, local health officials announced the highest number of cases yet to be reported in a single day in the state. Read full article: Inside Trump's Tulsa rally, no distancin...→

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

By Allen Kim, Scottie Andrew and James Froio | CNN A growing number of US states have mandated the use of masks and face coverings while in public. With many s [...] Read full article: These are the states requiring people to...→

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

The Phoenix city council held an emergency meeting on Friday to pass an order requiring residents to wear face masks when they go out in public, in an effort t [...] Read full article: Phoenix requires masks in public as coro...→

Google, Fitbit and big tech zero in on coronavirus testing market

Google, Fitbit and big tech zero in on coronavirus testing market

Verily Life Sciences, a sister company of Google, scrambled to introduce a free coronavirus-screening site for the public and set up testing locations in March [...] Read full article: Google, Fitbit and big tech zero in on c...→

Coronavirus economy: California gains jobs during May in big rebound

Coronavirus economy: California gains jobs during May in big rebound

The statewide job market gained 141,600 jobs during May, according to seasonally adjusted figures released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read full article: Coronavirus economy: California gains jo...→

Florida cities make masks mandatory in wake of coronavirus surge

Florida cities make masks mandatory in wake of coronavirus surge

Florida cities, including Orlando and Tampa, are now requiring residents to wear face masks in public – as the state grapples with a surge in coronavirus cases [...] Read full article: Florida cities make masks mandatory in w...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Rents Drop During COVID-19 Exodus; Newsom Says You Gotta Wear Masks

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Rents Drop During COVID-19 Exodus; Newsom Says You Gotta Wear Masks

The tsunami of news about the current coronavirus outbreak and now the shelter-in-place can be overwhelming. To help you navigate through what you need to know [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Rents Dro...→

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

One day after a record spike in coronavirus cases, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday mandated that all Californians are required to wear face masks in public. Read full article: Coronavirus cases down as Californians m...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Tensions Grow Over Masks in the U.S.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Tensions Grow Over Masks in the U.S.

California orders residents to wear masks in most indoor situations. The guidance comes as face coverings become a political flash point. A federal agency has [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Tensions Grow ...→

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

The pandemic has injected yet another complication in what is already expected to be a much more active fire season due to above-average temperatures, dry cond [...] Read full article: Firefighters face new challenges, concer...→

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

Face coverings are "critical to keeping those who are around you safe, keeping businesses open and restarting our economy," Gov. Gavin Newsom said. Read full article: California mandates masks for most publi...→

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday issued a statewide order mandating the use of facemasks in public, as more counties reconsider their regulations and t [...] Read full article: California order requires masks in publi...→

California Gov. Newson Makes Wearing Masks Mandatory in Public

California Gov. Newson Makes Wearing Masks Mandatory in Public

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) on Thursday signed an order making wearing face coverings mandatory while in public or high-risk settings. Read full article: California Gov. Newson Makes Wearing Mas...→

California requires masks statewide in bid to slow coronavirus spread

California requires masks statewide in bid to slow coronavirus spread

The California Department of Public Health released guidance that requires Californians to wear a face covering in most indoor settings. Read full article: California requires masks statewide in b...→

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

Nine Texas mayors, including those in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Austin and San Antonio, have urged Governor Greg Abbott to give them the authority to requir [...] Read full article: North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State ...→

Time of their lives or 'Good Riddance?' Big challenges lie ahead for Class of 2020

Time of their lives or 'Good Riddance?' Big challenges lie ahead for Class of 2020

The Class of 2020 was born into an America that hadn't existed before and is leaving high school amid unprecendent times in our history. Read full article: Time of their lives or 'Good Riddance?' ...→

Oregon coronavirus rule calls for face masks in 7 counties beginning next week

Oregon coronavirus rule calls for face masks in 7 counties beginning next week

Oregon will soon require face coverings while indoors for most of the public amid a recent rise in coronavirus cases, according to Gov. Kate Brown on Wednesday [...] Read full article: Oregon coronavirus rule calls for face m...→

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

After a heated debate about masks erupted in Arizona, where coronavirus cases have been growing daily, Gov. Doug Ducey is requiring his citizens to cover their [...] Read full article: Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should we...→

Wearing Face Masks Can Prevent Coronavirus Spread

Wearing Face Masks Can Prevent Coronavirus Spread

A growing number of studies show face masks reduce to spread of the coronavirus, which is why local doctors are sounding the alarm about the need for everyone [...] Read full article: Wearing Face Masks Can Prevent Coronavir...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

As Texas coronavirus cases rise, San Antonio finds loophole to mandate masks

As Texas coronavirus cases rise, San Antonio finds loophole to mandate masks

As Texas sees an increase in COVID cases, San Antonio issued an executive order mandating residents wear face coverings. Read full article: As Texas coronavirus cases rise, San Ant...→

Mandatory face masks may dramatically slow coronavirus spread, study claims

Mandatory face masks may dramatically slow coronavirus spread, study claims

The compulsory use of face masks could slow the spread of the coronavirus by as much as 40 percent, according to a new report. Read full article: Mandatory face masks may dramatically sl...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Oakland McDonald’s Workers File Lawsuit Over Working Conditions During COVID-19 Outbreak OAKLAND — Workers at an Oakland McDonald’s who allege that they were f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged D...→

Former MLB player Aubrey Huff goes on rant about masks amid coronavirus pandemic

Former MLB player Aubrey Huff goes on rant about masks amid coronavirus pandemic

Retired MLB star Aubrey Huff went on a social media rant Tuesday, claiming he would rather die from coronavirus than wear a mask and live in fear amid the pand [...] Read full article: Former MLB player Aubrey Huff goes on ra...→

As coronavirus cases spike, Texas mayors ask governor to allow them to require masks

As coronavirus cases spike, Texas mayors ask governor to allow them to require masks

Governor Greg Abbott's office responded tersely, saying the mayors hadn't "lifted a finger to impose penalties and enforcement mechanisms available to them." Read full article: As coronavirus cases spike, Texas mayors...→

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→