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Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Starting in mid-March, the company lost all revenue when travel nearly shut down due to the novel coronavirus Read full article: Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into ban...→

Zoey Deutch 'lucky to be healthy' after battling coronavirus for a month, pleads for people to wear masks

Zoey Deutch 'lucky to be healthy' after battling coronavirus for a month, pleads for people to wear masks

Zoey Deutch revealed that she battled the coronavirus for more than a month in an impassioned plea for people to wear masks in public.  Read full article: Zoey Deutch 'lucky to be healthy' after ...→

Kentucky convenience store posts ‘no face masks allowed’ sign

Kentucky convenience store posts ‘no face masks allowed’ sign

A Kentucky convenience store told customers to take off their face masks or “go somewhere else” — but later did an about-face when called out for the controver [...] Read full article: Kentucky convenience store posts ‘no fac...→

Coronavirus masks a boon for crooks who hide their faces | WTOP

Masks that have made criminals stand apart long before bandanna-wearing robbers knocked over stagecoaches in the Old West and ski-masked bandits held up banks [...] Read full article: Coronavirus masks a boon for crooks who ...→

Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Face Masks Starting Monday

Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Face Masks Starting Monday

However, Metro Transit admitted that service will not be denied for those who do not wear a face mask, and riders without one will not be removed. Read full article: Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Fac...→

Los Angeles residents are now required to wear face coverings when they go outside

Los Angeles residents are now required to wear face coverings when they go outside

"Simply put: Bring your mask with you whenever you leave the home," said Mayor Garcetti in a briefing yesterday. Read full article: Los Angeles residents are now required t...→

"It's really the new flying etiquette": JetBlue among airliners requiring face masks on flights

The airline industry is losing up to $7 billion a month as flyers feel frustrated over what they see as overly crowded flights. Read full article: "It's really the new flying etiquette": ...→

Report: TV Networks Face Ad Money Exodus in Coronavirus Era

Report: TV Networks Face Ad Money Exodus in Coronavirus Era

Big advertisers, including PepsiCo and GM, are looking to cut back or cancel TV ad campaigns as losses grow during the coronavirus lockdowns. Read full article: Report: TV Networks Face Ad Money Exodus...→

Tribal Nations Face Most Severe Crisis in Decades as the Coronavirus Closes Casinos

Tribal Nations Face Most Severe Crisis in Decades as the Coronavirus Closes Casinos

Nearly 500 tribal casinos remain shut down during the pandemic, causing job losses to spike. The economic damage is spreading quickly, wreaking havoc on fragil [...] Read full article: Tribal Nations Face Most Severe Crisis i...→

Men Who Escorted Out of Target for Not Wearing Face Masks ID’d in Attack on Store Employee

Men Who Escorted Out of Target for Not Wearing Face Masks ID’d in Attack on Store Employee

Two men were arrested in an assault that left a Van Nuys Target store employee with a broken arm while the men were being escorted out of the store for not wea [...] Read full article: Men Who Escorted Out of Target for Not W...→

Free face masks being distributed in some areas of Manatee County

Free face masks being distributed in some areas of Manatee County

Free face masks are being distributed in some areas of Manatee County that are most impacted by the coronavirus this week, according to a press release. Read full article: Free face masks being distributed in som...→

In 2020, masks aren’t just for protection — they’re being used to make a statement | WTOP

In 2020, masks aren’t just for protection — they’re being used to make a statement | WTOP

Across the globe, people are no longer just using masks as protective gear — they are using them to make statements about their personalities, their politics a [...] Read full article: In 2020, masks aren’t just for protectio...→

Navajo Nation residents face coronavirus without running water

Navajo Nation residents face coronavirus without running water

"Our needs are dire," one community leader said. "We feel like we're forgotten at times." Read full article: Navajo Nation residents face coronavirus...→

Using face masks and sanitizer, couples say ‘I do’ in Vegas

The bride wore a white beaded dress and a white cloth face mask that said “Mrs.” in curly black letters. Her new husband, dressed in black, wore one that said [...] Read full article: Using face masks and sanitizer, couples ...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

Former President Barack Obama slammed U.S. politicians for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual commencement address for graduating high sch [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Mas...→

Face coverings should be required while out in public: Connie Leyva

Face coverings should be required while out in public: Connie Leyva

I pledge to wear a face covering in public during this crisis.  Will you join me and take the pledge? Read full article: Face coverings should be required while ...→

Woman Claiming to Have Coronavirus Spits in Aurora Nurse’s Face

Woman Claiming to Have Coronavirus Spits in Aurora Nurse’s Face

Aurora Police arrested a woman claiming to have coronavirus after she allegedly spit on a nurse’s face Monday, police said. Just after midnight on Monday, poli [...] Read full article: Woman Claiming to Have Coronavirus Spits...→

Coronavirus Masks And Donations For Charity Stolen From Taunton Women

Coronavirus Masks And Donations For Charity Stolen From Taunton Women

Dozens of masks and hundreds of dollars in donations were stolen from two friends in Taunton who were working to help stop the spread of coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus Masks And Donations For Char...→

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

The owner of Wit's End was offering antibody tests, but was ordered to shut down by Cambridge health officials. Read full article: Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus A...→

Union airport workers at Reagan National demand coronavirus protection | WTOP

Union airport workers at Reagan National demand coronavirus protection | WTOP

Union airport workers formed a caravan around Reagan National Airport on Tuesday in a move to demand full COVID-19 protection. Read full article: Union airport workers at Reagan National...→

Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Northwest Side Church Does Not Require Masks, Allows Hugs

Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Northwest Side Church Does Not Require Masks, Allows Hugs

No masks were required, and hugs or any other physical touch were OK – those were the rules at a church that held a service Sunday on the Northwest Side. Read full article: Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic...→

Coronavirus: Face Coverings No Longer Required — Though Recommended — In San Bernardino County

Coronavirus: Face Coverings No Longer Required — Though Recommended — In San Bernardino County

Though no longer required by local order, gatherings and short-term rentals are still prohibited and social distancing at essential businesses are still requir [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Face Coverings No Longer Re...→

Seamstress in Queens finds new work creating face masks for community - amNewYork

BY ANGÉLICA ACEVEDO Middle Village resident Beatriz Vargas is keeping busy by creating quality face masks in her at-home tailoring shop. The seamstress Read full article: Seamstress in Queens finds new work crea...→

Residents of Florida county no longer required to wear masks after commission vote

Residents of Florida county no longer required to wear masks after commission vote

On Tuesday, the Alachua County Commission in Florida, voted to end an ordinance that required residents to wear protective face masks when in public. Read full article: Residents of Florida county no longer re...→

Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Mulling an about-face, state Rep. Brad Halbrook and fellow Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey said they won’t commit to wearing masks when the House meets on [...] Read full article: Face off on masks looming in Springfield...→

Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You Are 'Required' To Wear One

Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You Are 'Required' To Wear One

Los Angeles County posted a reminder on Instagram that any beachgoers are "required to wear a mask when not in the water." Read full article: Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You A...→

Chinese manufacturer denies sending counterfeit N95 masks to U.S. during coronavirus outbreak

Chinese manufacturer denies sending counterfeit N95 masks to U.S. during coronavirus outbreak

In March, the U.S. received boxes of N95 respirators with ear loops—a telltale sign of a counterfeit—bearing the company's name. Read full article: Chinese manufacturer denies sending coun...→

Infectious Disease Expert: Face Masks Are 'Absolutely Fundamental to Controlling’ Coronavirus

Infectious Disease Expert: Face Masks Are 'Absolutely Fundamental to Controlling’ Coronavirus

Face masks are "absolutely fundamental" to controlling the spread of the coronavirus, said infectious disease expert Dr. William Schaffner, M.D. Read full article: Infectious Disease Expert: Face Masks Ar...→

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Even before the pandemic, some schools’ graduate enrollment — and revenue — was dropping. The coronavirus now threatens to accelerate the falloff. Read full article: Universities face another challenge amid...→

D.C. funeral delayed: Tiaras, white outfits, turquoise face masks

D.C. funeral delayed: Tiaras, white outfits, turquoise face masks

When the time finally came, they laid Joanne Paylor to rest the finest way they could during a pandemic. A church service was out. The viewing had to be social [...] Read full article: D.C. funeral delayed: Tiaras, white outf...→

Mandatory face masks aren’t a symbol of tyranny

Mandatory face masks aren’t a symbol of tyranny

One of the things I love about America — and there are many — is her deeply ingrained rebelliousness. When the government tells us to do something, we instinct [...] Read full article: Mandatory face masks aren’t a symbol of ...→

Transcript: Scott Gottlieb discusses coronavirus on

Transcript: Scott Gottlieb discusses coronavirus on "Face the Nation," May 10, 2020

The following is a transcript of an interview with former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb that aired Sunday, May 10, 2020, on "Face the Nation." Read full article: Transcript: Scott Gottlieb discusses cor...→

North Texas Robotics Company Making Face Shields For Those On Frontlines Of Coronavirus Pandemic

North Texas Robotics Company Making Face Shields For Those On Frontlines Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Vex Robotics transformed its facility in Greenville into a hub for manufacturing protective face shields they’re calling “RobotShields.” Read full article: North Texas Robotics Company Making Face...→

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Starting in mid-March, the company lost all revenue when travel nearly shut down due to the novel coronavirus Read full article: Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into ban...→

Seamstress in Queens finds new work creating face masks for community - amNewYork

BY ANGÉLICA ACEVEDO Middle Village resident Beatriz Vargas is keeping busy by creating quality face masks in her at-home tailoring shop. The seamstress Read full article: Seamstress in Queens finds new work crea...→

Kentucky convenience store posts ‘no face masks allowed’ sign

Kentucky convenience store posts ‘no face masks allowed’ sign

A Kentucky convenience store told customers to take off their face masks or “go somewhere else” — but later did an about-face when called out for the controver [...] Read full article: Kentucky convenience store posts ‘no fac...→

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

Former President Barack Obama slammed U.S. politicians for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual commencement address for graduating high sch [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Mas...→

Coronavirus masks a boon for crooks who hide their faces | WTOP

Masks that have made criminals stand apart long before bandanna-wearing robbers knocked over stagecoaches in the Old West and ski-masked bandits held up banks [...] Read full article: Coronavirus masks a boon for crooks who ...→

Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Mulling an about-face, state Rep. Brad Halbrook and fellow Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey said they won’t commit to wearing masks when the House meets on [...] Read full article: Face off on masks looming in Springfield...→

Woman Claiming to Have Coronavirus Spits in Aurora Nurse’s Face

Woman Claiming to Have Coronavirus Spits in Aurora Nurse’s Face

Aurora Police arrested a woman claiming to have coronavirus after she allegedly spit on a nurse’s face Monday, police said. Just after midnight on Monday, poli [...] Read full article: Woman Claiming to Have Coronavirus Spits...→

Chinese manufacturer denies sending counterfeit N95 masks to U.S. during coronavirus outbreak

Chinese manufacturer denies sending counterfeit N95 masks to U.S. during coronavirus outbreak

In March, the U.S. received boxes of N95 respirators with ear loops—a telltale sign of a counterfeit—bearing the company's name. Read full article: Chinese manufacturer denies sending coun...→

"It's really the new flying etiquette": JetBlue among airliners requiring face masks on flights

The airline industry is losing up to $7 billion a month as flyers feel frustrated over what they see as overly crowded flights. Read full article: "It's really the new flying etiquette": ...→

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Even before the pandemic, some schools’ graduate enrollment — and revenue — was dropping. The coronavirus now threatens to accelerate the falloff. Read full article: Universities face another challenge amid...→

Union airport workers at Reagan National demand coronavirus protection | WTOP

Union airport workers at Reagan National demand coronavirus protection | WTOP

Union airport workers formed a caravan around Reagan National Airport on Tuesday in a move to demand full COVID-19 protection. Read full article: Union airport workers at Reagan National...→

Tribal Nations Face Most Severe Crisis in Decades as the Coronavirus Closes Casinos

Tribal Nations Face Most Severe Crisis in Decades as the Coronavirus Closes Casinos

Nearly 500 tribal casinos remain shut down during the pandemic, causing job losses to spike. The economic damage is spreading quickly, wreaking havoc on fragil [...] Read full article: Tribal Nations Face Most Severe Crisis i...→

D.C. funeral delayed: Tiaras, white outfits, turquoise face masks

D.C. funeral delayed: Tiaras, white outfits, turquoise face masks

When the time finally came, they laid Joanne Paylor to rest the finest way they could during a pandemic. A church service was out. The viewing had to be social [...] Read full article: D.C. funeral delayed: Tiaras, white outf...→

Mandatory face masks aren’t a symbol of tyranny

Mandatory face masks aren’t a symbol of tyranny

One of the things I love about America — and there are many — is her deeply ingrained rebelliousness. When the government tells us to do something, we instinct [...] Read full article: Mandatory face masks aren’t a symbol of ...→

Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Northwest Side Church Does Not Require Masks, Allows Hugs

Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Northwest Side Church Does Not Require Masks, Allows Hugs

No masks were required, and hugs or any other physical touch were OK – those were the rules at a church that held a service Sunday on the Northwest Side. Read full article: Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic...→

In 2020, masks aren’t just for protection — they’re being used to make a statement | WTOP

In 2020, masks aren’t just for protection — they’re being used to make a statement | WTOP

Across the globe, people are no longer just using masks as protective gear — they are using them to make statements about their personalities, their politics a [...] Read full article: In 2020, masks aren’t just for protectio...→

North Texas Robotics Company Making Face Shields For Those On Frontlines Of Coronavirus Pandemic

North Texas Robotics Company Making Face Shields For Those On Frontlines Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Vex Robotics transformed its facility in Greenville into a hub for manufacturing protective face shields they’re calling “RobotShields.” Read full article: North Texas Robotics Company Making Face...→

Coronavirus: Face Coverings No Longer Required — Though Recommended — In San Bernardino County

Coronavirus: Face Coverings No Longer Required — Though Recommended — In San Bernardino County

Though no longer required by local order, gatherings and short-term rentals are still prohibited and social distancing at essential businesses are still requir [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Face Coverings No Longer Re...→

Using face masks and sanitizer, couples say ‘I do’ in Vegas

The bride wore a white beaded dress and a white cloth face mask that said “Mrs.” in curly black letters. Her new husband, dressed in black, wore one that said [...] Read full article: Using face masks and sanitizer, couples ...→

Zoey Deutch 'lucky to be healthy' after battling coronavirus for a month, pleads for people to wear masks

Zoey Deutch 'lucky to be healthy' after battling coronavirus for a month, pleads for people to wear masks

Zoey Deutch revealed that she battled the coronavirus for more than a month in an impassioned plea for people to wear masks in public.  Read full article: Zoey Deutch 'lucky to be healthy' after ...→

Residents of Florida county no longer required to wear masks after commission vote

Residents of Florida county no longer required to wear masks after commission vote

On Tuesday, the Alachua County Commission in Florida, voted to end an ordinance that required residents to wear protective face masks when in public. Read full article: Residents of Florida county no longer re...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

Face coverings should be required while out in public: Connie Leyva

Face coverings should be required while out in public: Connie Leyva

I pledge to wear a face covering in public during this crisis.  Will you join me and take the pledge? Read full article: Face coverings should be required while ...→

Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Face Masks Starting Monday

Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Face Masks Starting Monday

However, Metro Transit admitted that service will not be denied for those who do not wear a face mask, and riders without one will not be removed. Read full article: Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Fac...→

Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You Are 'Required' To Wear One

Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You Are 'Required' To Wear One

Los Angeles County posted a reminder on Instagram that any beachgoers are "required to wear a mask when not in the water." Read full article: Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You A...→

Coronavirus Masks And Donations For Charity Stolen From Taunton Women

Coronavirus Masks And Donations For Charity Stolen From Taunton Women

Dozens of masks and hundreds of dollars in donations were stolen from two friends in Taunton who were working to help stop the spread of coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus Masks And Donations For Char...→

Los Angeles residents are now required to wear face coverings when they go outside

Los Angeles residents are now required to wear face coverings when they go outside

"Simply put: Bring your mask with you whenever you leave the home," said Mayor Garcetti in a briefing yesterday. Read full article: Los Angeles residents are now required t...→

Infectious Disease Expert: Face Masks Are 'Absolutely Fundamental to Controlling’ Coronavirus

Infectious Disease Expert: Face Masks Are 'Absolutely Fundamental to Controlling’ Coronavirus

Face masks are "absolutely fundamental" to controlling the spread of the coronavirus, said infectious disease expert Dr. William Schaffner, M.D. Read full article: Infectious Disease Expert: Face Masks Ar...→

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

The owner of Wit's End was offering antibody tests, but was ordered to shut down by Cambridge health officials. Read full article: Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus A...→

Report: TV Networks Face Ad Money Exodus in Coronavirus Era

Report: TV Networks Face Ad Money Exodus in Coronavirus Era

Big advertisers, including PepsiCo and GM, are looking to cut back or cancel TV ad campaigns as losses grow during the coronavirus lockdowns. Read full article: Report: TV Networks Face Ad Money Exodus...→

Men Who Escorted Out of Target for Not Wearing Face Masks ID’d in Attack on Store Employee

Men Who Escorted Out of Target for Not Wearing Face Masks ID’d in Attack on Store Employee

Two men were arrested in an assault that left a Van Nuys Target store employee with a broken arm while the men were being escorted out of the store for not wea [...] Read full article: Men Who Escorted Out of Target for Not W...→

Free face masks being distributed in some areas of Manatee County

Free face masks being distributed in some areas of Manatee County

Free face masks are being distributed in some areas of Manatee County that are most impacted by the coronavirus this week, according to a press release. Read full article: Free face masks being distributed in som...→

Transcript: Scott Gottlieb discusses coronavirus on

Transcript: Scott Gottlieb discusses coronavirus on "Face the Nation," May 10, 2020

The following is a transcript of an interview with former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb that aired Sunday, May 10, 2020, on "Face the Nation." Read full article: Transcript: Scott Gottlieb discusses cor...→

Navajo Nation residents face coronavirus without running water

Navajo Nation residents face coronavirus without running water

"Our needs are dire," one community leader said. "We feel like we're forgotten at times." Read full article: Navajo Nation residents face coronavirus...→

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Starting in mid-March, the company lost all revenue when travel nearly shut down due to the novel coronavirus Read full article: Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into ban...→

Using face masks and sanitizer, couples say ‘I do’ in Vegas

The bride wore a white beaded dress and a white cloth face mask that said “Mrs.” in curly black letters. Her new husband, dressed in black, wore one that said [...] Read full article: Using face masks and sanitizer, couples ...→

Seamstress in Queens finds new work creating face masks for community - amNewYork

BY ANGÉLICA ACEVEDO Middle Village resident Beatriz Vargas is keeping busy by creating quality face masks in her at-home tailoring shop. The seamstress Read full article: Seamstress in Queens finds new work crea...→

Zoey Deutch 'lucky to be healthy' after battling coronavirus for a month, pleads for people to wear masks

Zoey Deutch 'lucky to be healthy' after battling coronavirus for a month, pleads for people to wear masks

Zoey Deutch revealed that she battled the coronavirus for more than a month in an impassioned plea for people to wear masks in public.  Read full article: Zoey Deutch 'lucky to be healthy' after ...→

Residents of Florida county no longer required to wear masks after commission vote

Residents of Florida county no longer required to wear masks after commission vote

On Tuesday, the Alachua County Commission in Florida, voted to end an ordinance that required residents to wear protective face masks when in public. Read full article: Residents of Florida county no longer re...→

Kentucky convenience store posts ‘no face masks allowed’ sign

Kentucky convenience store posts ‘no face masks allowed’ sign

A Kentucky convenience store told customers to take off their face masks or “go somewhere else” — but later did an about-face when called out for the controver [...] Read full article: Kentucky convenience store posts ‘no fac...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

Former President Barack Obama slammed U.S. politicians for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual commencement address for graduating high sch [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Mas...→

Coronavirus masks a boon for crooks who hide their faces | WTOP

Masks that have made criminals stand apart long before bandanna-wearing robbers knocked over stagecoaches in the Old West and ski-masked bandits held up banks [...] Read full article: Coronavirus masks a boon for crooks who ...→

Face coverings should be required while out in public: Connie Leyva

Face coverings should be required while out in public: Connie Leyva

I pledge to wear a face covering in public during this crisis.  Will you join me and take the pledge? Read full article: Face coverings should be required while ...→

Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Mulling an about-face, state Rep. Brad Halbrook and fellow Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey said they won’t commit to wearing masks when the House meets on [...] Read full article: Face off on masks looming in Springfield...→

Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Face Masks Starting Monday

Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Face Masks Starting Monday

However, Metro Transit admitted that service will not be denied for those who do not wear a face mask, and riders without one will not be removed. Read full article: Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Fac...→

Woman Claiming to Have Coronavirus Spits in Aurora Nurse’s Face

Woman Claiming to Have Coronavirus Spits in Aurora Nurse’s Face

Aurora Police arrested a woman claiming to have coronavirus after she allegedly spit on a nurse’s face Monday, police said. Just after midnight on Monday, poli [...] Read full article: Woman Claiming to Have Coronavirus Spits...→

Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You Are 'Required' To Wear One

Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You Are 'Required' To Wear One

Los Angeles County posted a reminder on Instagram that any beachgoers are "required to wear a mask when not in the water." Read full article: Masks At The Beach? LA County Says You A...→

Coronavirus Masks And Donations For Charity Stolen From Taunton Women

Coronavirus Masks And Donations For Charity Stolen From Taunton Women

Dozens of masks and hundreds of dollars in donations were stolen from two friends in Taunton who were working to help stop the spread of coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus Masks And Donations For Char...→

Chinese manufacturer denies sending counterfeit N95 masks to U.S. during coronavirus outbreak

Chinese manufacturer denies sending counterfeit N95 masks to U.S. during coronavirus outbreak

In March, the U.S. received boxes of N95 respirators with ear loops—a telltale sign of a counterfeit—bearing the company's name. Read full article: Chinese manufacturer denies sending coun...→

Los Angeles residents are now required to wear face coverings when they go outside

Los Angeles residents are now required to wear face coverings when they go outside

"Simply put: Bring your mask with you whenever you leave the home," said Mayor Garcetti in a briefing yesterday. Read full article: Los Angeles residents are now required t...→

Infectious Disease Expert: Face Masks Are 'Absolutely Fundamental to Controlling’ Coronavirus

Infectious Disease Expert: Face Masks Are 'Absolutely Fundamental to Controlling’ Coronavirus

Face masks are "absolutely fundamental" to controlling the spread of the coronavirus, said infectious disease expert Dr. William Schaffner, M.D. Read full article: Infectious Disease Expert: Face Masks Ar...→

"It's really the new flying etiquette": JetBlue among airliners requiring face masks on flights

The airline industry is losing up to $7 billion a month as flyers feel frustrated over what they see as overly crowded flights. Read full article: "It's really the new flying etiquette": ...→

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

The owner of Wit's End was offering antibody tests, but was ordered to shut down by Cambridge health officials. Read full article: Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus A...→

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Even before the pandemic, some schools’ graduate enrollment — and revenue — was dropping. The coronavirus now threatens to accelerate the falloff. Read full article: Universities face another challenge amid...→

Report: TV Networks Face Ad Money Exodus in Coronavirus Era

Report: TV Networks Face Ad Money Exodus in Coronavirus Era

Big advertisers, including PepsiCo and GM, are looking to cut back or cancel TV ad campaigns as losses grow during the coronavirus lockdowns. Read full article: Report: TV Networks Face Ad Money Exodus...→

Union airport workers at Reagan National demand coronavirus protection | WTOP

Union airport workers at Reagan National demand coronavirus protection | WTOP

Union airport workers formed a caravan around Reagan National Airport on Tuesday in a move to demand full COVID-19 protection. Read full article: Union airport workers at Reagan National...→

Tribal Nations Face Most Severe Crisis in Decades as the Coronavirus Closes Casinos

Tribal Nations Face Most Severe Crisis in Decades as the Coronavirus Closes Casinos

Nearly 500 tribal casinos remain shut down during the pandemic, causing job losses to spike. The economic damage is spreading quickly, wreaking havoc on fragil [...] Read full article: Tribal Nations Face Most Severe Crisis i...→

D.C. funeral delayed: Tiaras, white outfits, turquoise face masks

D.C. funeral delayed: Tiaras, white outfits, turquoise face masks

When the time finally came, they laid Joanne Paylor to rest the finest way they could during a pandemic. A church service was out. The viewing had to be social [...] Read full article: D.C. funeral delayed: Tiaras, white outf...→

Men Who Escorted Out of Target for Not Wearing Face Masks ID’d in Attack on Store Employee

Men Who Escorted Out of Target for Not Wearing Face Masks ID’d in Attack on Store Employee

Two men were arrested in an assault that left a Van Nuys Target store employee with a broken arm while the men were being escorted out of the store for not wea [...] Read full article: Men Who Escorted Out of Target for Not W...→

Mandatory face masks aren’t a symbol of tyranny

Mandatory face masks aren’t a symbol of tyranny

One of the things I love about America — and there are many — is her deeply ingrained rebelliousness. When the government tells us to do something, we instinct [...] Read full article: Mandatory face masks aren’t a symbol of ...→

Free face masks being distributed in some areas of Manatee County

Free face masks being distributed in some areas of Manatee County

Free face masks are being distributed in some areas of Manatee County that are most impacted by the coronavirus this week, according to a press release. Read full article: Free face masks being distributed in som...→

Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Northwest Side Church Does Not Require Masks, Allows Hugs

Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Northwest Side Church Does Not Require Masks, Allows Hugs

No masks were required, and hugs or any other physical touch were OK – those were the rules at a church that held a service Sunday on the Northwest Side. Read full article: Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic...→

Transcript: Scott Gottlieb discusses coronavirus on

Transcript: Scott Gottlieb discusses coronavirus on "Face the Nation," May 10, 2020

The following is a transcript of an interview with former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb that aired Sunday, May 10, 2020, on "Face the Nation." Read full article: Transcript: Scott Gottlieb discusses cor...→

In 2020, masks aren’t just for protection — they’re being used to make a statement | WTOP

In 2020, masks aren’t just for protection — they’re being used to make a statement | WTOP

Across the globe, people are no longer just using masks as protective gear — they are using them to make statements about their personalities, their politics a [...] Read full article: In 2020, masks aren’t just for protectio...→

North Texas Robotics Company Making Face Shields For Those On Frontlines Of Coronavirus Pandemic

North Texas Robotics Company Making Face Shields For Those On Frontlines Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Vex Robotics transformed its facility in Greenville into a hub for manufacturing protective face shields they’re calling “RobotShields.” Read full article: North Texas Robotics Company Making Face...→

Navajo Nation residents face coronavirus without running water

Navajo Nation residents face coronavirus without running water

"Our needs are dire," one community leader said. "We feel like we're forgotten at times." Read full article: Navajo Nation residents face coronavirus...→

Coronavirus: Face Coverings No Longer Required — Though Recommended — In San Bernardino County

Coronavirus: Face Coverings No Longer Required — Though Recommended — In San Bernardino County

Though no longer required by local order, gatherings and short-term rentals are still prohibited and social distancing at essential businesses are still requir [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Face Coverings No Longer Re...→