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Trump orders flags to half-staff to honor coronavirus victims, fallen service members

Trump orders flags to half-staff to honor coronavirus victims, fallen service members

The president said flags will fly at half-staff for three days honoring the nearly 95,000 Americans who have died from coronavirus. Read full article: Trump orders flags to half-staff to hono...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Bay Area July Fourth Traditions Scrapped; Pelosi Joins Veritas PPP Loan Debate

Coronavirus Roundup: Bay Area July Fourth Traditions Scrapped; Pelosi Joins Veritas PPP Loan Debate

Danville Fourth of July Parade Going Virtual In 2020 DANVILLE — The 2020 Danville Fourth of July Parade, a Contra Costa County institution for more than 60 yea [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: Bay Area July Fourt...→

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Black, Latino and low income communities are bearing the brunt of the coronavirus. Now the state is partnering with churches to help increase testing in the ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Aby...→

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

It was looking run down after 10 years of austerity. But the British health service’s performance in the pandemic has restored its mythic status to the nation. Read full article: ‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus...→

Woman who rescheduled wedding over coronavirus says sister threw fit because she had to change birthday plans

Woman who rescheduled wedding over coronavirus says sister threw fit because she had to change birthday plans

A bride-to-be took to Reddit’s forums to share her story about how her sister reacted to the wedding getting rescheduled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Woman who rescheduled wedding over coron...→

Coronavirus concern grows as White House staffers, Secret Service personnel test positive

Coronavirus concern grows as White House staffers, Secret Service personnel test positive

The coronavirus appears to be a growing concern inside the White House as at least three staffers reportedly tested positive this week. In addition, at least 1 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus concern grows as White House...→

Coronavirus pandemic causes Via ride-share service to temporarily shut down in Chicago

Coronavirus pandemic causes Via ride-share service to temporarily shut down in Chicago

Via, the smallest of the city’s three ride-share providers after Uber and Lyft, has temporarily suspended its Chicago operations due to the coronavirus pandemi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic causes Via ride-sha...→

Sarah Vittone: Coronavirus highlights nurses' heroic efforts and their dedication to service

Nurses are with us on our most vulnerable days, cheer us on as we recover, or hold our hands and comfort us when we don’t.  Read full article: Sarah Vittone: Coronavirus highlights nu...→

Coronavirus survivors could be barred from military service

Coronavirus survivors could be barred from military service

Coronavirus survivors could be barred from joining the military under new Department of Defense guidelines. A past case of coronavirus would be “permanently di [...] Read full article: Coronavirus survivors could be barred fr...→

Subway service to be halted overnight in an effort to stop coronavirus spread

Subway service to be halted overnight in an effort to stop coronavirus spread

Things will look a lot different for overnight commuters at subway stations as the Metropolitan Transportation Authority will stop subway service during overni [...] Read full article: Subway service to be halted overnight in...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Cinco De Mayo Crowd Fears; Preparing For Wildfire Season In COVID-19 Era

Coronavirus Roundup: Cinco De Mayo Crowd Fears; Preparing For Wildfire Season In COVID-19 Era

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 Roundup: Cinco De Mayo Crowd...→

New York pastor threatened with $1,000 fine for holding drive-in church service

New York pastor threatened with $1,000 fine for holding drive-in church service

A New York church with 40 members held a drive-in service Sunday after being warned by police that it was a violation of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's stay-at-home order [...] Read full article: New York pastor threatened with $1,000 f...→

Coronavirus: Zoom Video to hire 500 new software engineers as usage surges

Coronavirus: Zoom Video to hire 500 new software engineers as usage surges

Zoom Video Communications said Thursday that it will hire 500 new software engineers in order to expand its research and development staff as the San Jose-base [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Zoom Video to hire 500 new ...→

Coronavirus Pennsylvania: Delco Diamonds Softball Team 'Dedicated As Ever' Despite Holding Practices On Zoom

Coronavirus Pennsylvania: Delco Diamonds Softball Team 'Dedicated As Ever' Despite Holding Practices On Zoom

It's quite challenging not playing on the field surrounded by teammates, but the Delco Diamonds are adjusting to a new routine -- Zoom practice.  Read full article: Coronavirus Pennsylvania: Delco Diamonds...→

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

San Francisco’s ‘Honey Bear’ Artist Raises Over $100,000 For COVID-19 Charities SAN FRANCISCO — Images of ‘Honey Bears’ wearing masks have popped up all around [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By...→

Albany Park church hosts Sunday service in defiance of stay-at-home order after suing Pritzker

Albany Park church hosts Sunday service in defiance of stay-at-home order after suing Pritzker

Cristian Ionescu, the senior pastor of Elim Romanian Pentecostal Church, said the move to hold services is "not a rebellion for the sake of rebellion" and clai [...] Read full article: Albany Park church hosts Sunday service ...→

US Postal Service Warns it Could Be Next Victim of Coronavirus

US Postal Service Warns it Could Be Next Victim of Coronavirus

The U.S. Postal Service issued a warning that it may not survive due to the coronavirus pandemic... Read full article: US Postal Service Warns it Could Be Next...→

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

“I will be in the pulpit preaching my heart out on Mother’s Day,” Stephen Cassell said. Read full article: Illinois church defies state over corona...→

Worcester Pastor Fined For Holding Church Service Despite Coronavirus

Worcester Pastor Fined For Holding Church Service Despite Coronavirus

A Worcester church has been fined for a second time after holding service in defiance of Gov. Charlie Baker’s coronavirus order prohibiting gatherings of more [...] Read full article: Worcester Pastor Fined For Holding Churc...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Zoom Wedding Ceremonies; Church Service Ban Upheld; 'Disease Detectives' Tracking COVID-19

Coronavirus Roundup: Zoom Wedding Ceremonies; Church Service Ban Upheld; 'Disease Detectives' Tracking COVID-19

San Jose Long-Distance Courtship Becomes California’s First COVID-19 Virtual Wedding SAN JOSE — When government offices shut down because of the coronavirus sh [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: Zoom Wedding Ceremo...→

Court Upholds California Ban On Church Services During Coronavirus Pandemic

Court Upholds California Ban On Church Services During Coronavirus Pandemic

California Gov. Gavin Newsom had the right to ban church assemblies in the interest of public health during the coronavirus outbreak, a federal judge ruled Tue [...] Read full article: Court Upholds California Ban On Church S...→

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

With Memorial Day just around the corner, honoring service members who paid the ultimate price could come with a new set of rules due to the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Cer...→

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

The Justice Department late Sunday sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam in what is believed to be the first legal action since Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: Justice Department sides with Virginia c...→

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

A congregant tested positive for coronavirus the day after attending a Mother's Day service at the Palermo Bible Family Church. Read full article: California churchgoer tests positive for...→

Hundreds Of Military Service Members Still Working On Front Lines Of Coronavirus Fight In NYC Hospitals

Hundreds Of Military Service Members Still Working On Front Lines Of Coronavirus Fight In NYC Hospitals

Nearly 60 from the Air Force are suited up in scrubs at New York City’s public hospitals. Another 60 are here from the Army. Read full article: Hundreds Of Military Service Members Sti...→

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo Co. Opens Door For Drive-Thru Graduation Ceremonies

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo Co. Opens Door For Drive-Thru Graduation Ceremonies

Drive-thru graduation ceremonies in San Mateo County are being allowed under a new order by the county's health officer. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Mateo Co. Opens ...→

‘The Office’ cast reunites on Zoom for special wedding

‘The Office’ cast reunites on Zoom for special wedding

The cast of The Office has reunited for a very special wedding on Zoom, recreating the memorable wedding entrance dance from Jim and Pam’s wedding on the iconi [...] Read full article: ‘The Office’ cast reunites on Zoom for s...→

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...→

Lawns are the new wedding venue in the age of coronavirus | WTOP

Lawns are the new wedding venue in the age of coronavirus | WTOP

Couples with dashed wedding plans due to lockdown restrictions have been tying the knot on those tidy green spreads instead, including at least one loaner. Read full article: Lawns are the new wedding venue in the a...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Counties, Cities Adjust Reopening Plans; Newsom Discloses Site Of COVID-19 Outbreak's Start

Coronavirus Roundup: Counties, Cities Adjust Reopening Plans; Newsom Discloses Site Of COVID-19 Outbreak's Start

Gilroy Community Rallies Around Family-Owned Donut Shop, Raise Nearly $80K GILROY — The owners of a donut shop in Gilroy are feeling the love from their commun [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: Counties, Cities Ad...→

Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Attorneys for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam say an attempt by a Virginia church to prevent the state from barring gatherings of more than 10 people “would seriou [...] Read full article: Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restriction...→

DC’s latest coronavirus relief bill expands rent increase ban, limits delivery service compensation

DC’s latest coronavirus relief bill expands rent increase ban, limits delivery service compensation

Food delivery services will have their compensation capped under the third COVID-19 emergency relief bill the DC council passed Tuesday. Read full article: DC’s latest coronavirus relief bill expa...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Church Defies Order, Deputy Dies

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Church Defies Order, Deputy Dies

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Des [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Church Def...→

Trump orders flags to half-staff to honor coronavirus victims, fallen service members

Trump orders flags to half-staff to honor coronavirus victims, fallen service members

The president said flags will fly at half-staff for three days honoring the nearly 95,000 Americans who have died from coronavirus. Read full article: Trump orders flags to half-staff to hono...→

New York pastor threatened with $1,000 fine for holding drive-in church service

New York pastor threatened with $1,000 fine for holding drive-in church service

A New York church with 40 members held a drive-in service Sunday after being warned by police that it was a violation of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's stay-at-home order [...] Read full article: New York pastor threatened with $1,000 f...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Bay Area July Fourth Traditions Scrapped; Pelosi Joins Veritas PPP Loan Debate

Coronavirus Roundup: Bay Area July Fourth Traditions Scrapped; Pelosi Joins Veritas PPP Loan Debate

Danville Fourth of July Parade Going Virtual In 2020 DANVILLE — The 2020 Danville Fourth of July Parade, a Contra Costa County institution for more than 60 yea [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: Bay Area July Fourt...→

Hundreds Of Military Service Members Still Working On Front Lines Of Coronavirus Fight In NYC Hospitals

Hundreds Of Military Service Members Still Working On Front Lines Of Coronavirus Fight In NYC Hospitals

Nearly 60 from the Air Force are suited up in scrubs at New York City’s public hospitals. Another 60 are here from the Army. Read full article: Hundreds Of Military Service Members Sti...→

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

It was looking run down after 10 years of austerity. But the British health service’s performance in the pandemic has restored its mythic status to the nation. Read full article: ‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus...→

‘The Office’ cast reunites on Zoom for special wedding

‘The Office’ cast reunites on Zoom for special wedding

The cast of The Office has reunited for a very special wedding on Zoom, recreating the memorable wedding entrance dance from Jim and Pam’s wedding on the iconi [...] Read full article: ‘The Office’ cast reunites on Zoom for s...→

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

San Francisco’s ‘Honey Bear’ Artist Raises Over $100,000 For COVID-19 Charities SAN FRANCISCO — Images of ‘Honey Bears’ wearing masks have popped up all around [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By...→

Woman who rescheduled wedding over coronavirus says sister threw fit because she had to change birthday plans

Woman who rescheduled wedding over coronavirus says sister threw fit because she had to change birthday plans

A bride-to-be took to Reddit’s forums to share her story about how her sister reacted to the wedding getting rescheduled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Woman who rescheduled wedding over coron...→

Lawns are the new wedding venue in the age of coronavirus | WTOP

Lawns are the new wedding venue in the age of coronavirus | WTOP

Couples with dashed wedding plans due to lockdown restrictions have been tying the knot on those tidy green spreads instead, including at least one loaner. Read full article: Lawns are the new wedding venue in the a...→

Coronavirus pandemic causes Via ride-share service to temporarily shut down in Chicago

Coronavirus pandemic causes Via ride-share service to temporarily shut down in Chicago

Via, the smallest of the city’s three ride-share providers after Uber and Lyft, has temporarily suspended its Chicago operations due to the coronavirus pandemi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic causes Via ride-sha...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Counties, Cities Adjust Reopening Plans; Newsom Discloses Site Of COVID-19 Outbreak's Start

Coronavirus Roundup: Counties, Cities Adjust Reopening Plans; Newsom Discloses Site Of COVID-19 Outbreak's Start

Gilroy Community Rallies Around Family-Owned Donut Shop, Raise Nearly $80K GILROY — The owners of a donut shop in Gilroy are feeling the love from their commun [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: Counties, Cities Ad...→

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

“I will be in the pulpit preaching my heart out on Mother’s Day,” Stephen Cassell said. Read full article: Illinois church defies state over corona...→

Sarah Vittone: Coronavirus highlights nurses' heroic efforts and their dedication to service

Nurses are with us on our most vulnerable days, cheer us on as we recover, or hold our hands and comfort us when we don’t.  Read full article: Sarah Vittone: Coronavirus highlights nu...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Zoom Wedding Ceremonies; Church Service Ban Upheld; 'Disease Detectives' Tracking COVID-19

Coronavirus Roundup: Zoom Wedding Ceremonies; Church Service Ban Upheld; 'Disease Detectives' Tracking COVID-19

San Jose Long-Distance Courtship Becomes California’s First COVID-19 Virtual Wedding SAN JOSE — When government offices shut down because of the coronavirus sh [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: Zoom Wedding Ceremo...→

Subway service to be halted overnight in an effort to stop coronavirus spread

Subway service to be halted overnight in an effort to stop coronavirus spread

Things will look a lot different for overnight commuters at subway stations as the Metropolitan Transportation Authority will stop subway service during overni [...] Read full article: Subway service to be halted overnight in...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Church Defies Order, Deputy Dies

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Church Defies Order, Deputy Dies

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Des [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Church Def...→

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

The Justice Department late Sunday sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam in what is believed to be the first legal action since Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: Justice Department sides with Virginia c...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

A congregant tested positive for coronavirus the day after attending a Mother's Day service at the Palermo Bible Family Church. Read full article: California churchgoer tests positive for...→

Coronavirus: Zoom Video to hire 500 new software engineers as usage surges

Coronavirus: Zoom Video to hire 500 new software engineers as usage surges

Zoom Video Communications said Thursday that it will hire 500 new software engineers in order to expand its research and development staff as the San Jose-base [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Zoom Video to hire 500 new ...→

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Black, Latino and low income communities are bearing the brunt of the coronavirus. Now the state is partnering with churches to help increase testing in the ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Aby...→

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo Co. Opens Door For Drive-Thru Graduation Ceremonies

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo Co. Opens Door For Drive-Thru Graduation Ceremonies

Drive-thru graduation ceremonies in San Mateo County are being allowed under a new order by the county's health officer. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Mateo Co. Opens ...→

Coronavirus Pennsylvania: Delco Diamonds Softball Team 'Dedicated As Ever' Despite Holding Practices On Zoom

Coronavirus Pennsylvania: Delco Diamonds Softball Team 'Dedicated As Ever' Despite Holding Practices On Zoom

It's quite challenging not playing on the field surrounded by teammates, but the Delco Diamonds are adjusting to a new routine -- Zoom practice.  Read full article: Coronavirus Pennsylvania: Delco Diamonds...→

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...→

Albany Park church hosts Sunday service in defiance of stay-at-home order after suing Pritzker

Albany Park church hosts Sunday service in defiance of stay-at-home order after suing Pritzker

Cristian Ionescu, the senior pastor of Elim Romanian Pentecostal Church, said the move to hold services is "not a rebellion for the sake of rebellion" and clai [...] Read full article: Albany Park church hosts Sunday service ...→

Coronavirus concern grows as White House staffers, Secret Service personnel test positive

Coronavirus concern grows as White House staffers, Secret Service personnel test positive

The coronavirus appears to be a growing concern inside the White House as at least three staffers reportedly tested positive this week. In addition, at least 1 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus concern grows as White House...→

US Postal Service Warns it Could Be Next Victim of Coronavirus

US Postal Service Warns it Could Be Next Victim of Coronavirus

The U.S. Postal Service issued a warning that it may not survive due to the coronavirus pandemic... Read full article: US Postal Service Warns it Could Be Next...→

Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Attorneys for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam say an attempt by a Virginia church to prevent the state from barring gatherings of more than 10 people “would seriou [...] Read full article: Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restriction...→

Worcester Pastor Fined For Holding Church Service Despite Coronavirus

Worcester Pastor Fined For Holding Church Service Despite Coronavirus

A Worcester church has been fined for a second time after holding service in defiance of Gov. Charlie Baker’s coronavirus order prohibiting gatherings of more [...] Read full article: Worcester Pastor Fined For Holding Churc...→

Coronavirus survivors could be barred from military service

Coronavirus survivors could be barred from military service

Coronavirus survivors could be barred from joining the military under new Department of Defense guidelines. A past case of coronavirus would be “permanently di [...] Read full article: Coronavirus survivors could be barred fr...→

DC’s latest coronavirus relief bill expands rent increase ban, limits delivery service compensation

DC’s latest coronavirus relief bill expands rent increase ban, limits delivery service compensation

Food delivery services will have their compensation capped under the third COVID-19 emergency relief bill the DC council passed Tuesday. Read full article: DC’s latest coronavirus relief bill expa...→

Court Upholds California Ban On Church Services During Coronavirus Pandemic

Court Upholds California Ban On Church Services During Coronavirus Pandemic

California Gov. Gavin Newsom had the right to ban church assemblies in the interest of public health during the coronavirus outbreak, a federal judge ruled Tue [...] Read full article: Court Upholds California Ban On Church S...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Cinco De Mayo Crowd Fears; Preparing For Wildfire Season In COVID-19 Era

Coronavirus Roundup: Cinco De Mayo Crowd Fears; Preparing For Wildfire Season In COVID-19 Era

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 Roundup: Cinco De Mayo Crowd...→

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

With Memorial Day just around the corner, honoring service members who paid the ultimate price could come with a new set of rules due to the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Cer...→

Trump orders flags to half-staff to honor coronavirus victims, fallen service members

Trump orders flags to half-staff to honor coronavirus victims, fallen service members

The president said flags will fly at half-staff for three days honoring the nearly 95,000 Americans who have died from coronavirus. Read full article: Trump orders flags to half-staff to hono...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

New York pastor threatened with $1,000 fine for holding drive-in church service

New York pastor threatened with $1,000 fine for holding drive-in church service

A New York church with 40 members held a drive-in service Sunday after being warned by police that it was a violation of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's stay-at-home order [...] Read full article: New York pastor threatened with $1,000 f...→

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

A congregant tested positive for coronavirus the day after attending a Mother's Day service at the Palermo Bible Family Church. Read full article: California churchgoer tests positive for...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Bay Area July Fourth Traditions Scrapped; Pelosi Joins Veritas PPP Loan Debate

Coronavirus Roundup: Bay Area July Fourth Traditions Scrapped; Pelosi Joins Veritas PPP Loan Debate

Danville Fourth of July Parade Going Virtual In 2020 DANVILLE — The 2020 Danville Fourth of July Parade, a Contra Costa County institution for more than 60 yea [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: Bay Area July Fourt...→

Coronavirus: Zoom Video to hire 500 new software engineers as usage surges

Coronavirus: Zoom Video to hire 500 new software engineers as usage surges

Zoom Video Communications said Thursday that it will hire 500 new software engineers in order to expand its research and development staff as the San Jose-base [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Zoom Video to hire 500 new ...→

Hundreds Of Military Service Members Still Working On Front Lines Of Coronavirus Fight In NYC Hospitals

Hundreds Of Military Service Members Still Working On Front Lines Of Coronavirus Fight In NYC Hospitals

Nearly 60 from the Air Force are suited up in scrubs at New York City’s public hospitals. Another 60 are here from the Army. Read full article: Hundreds Of Military Service Members Sti...→

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Black, Latino and low income communities are bearing the brunt of the coronavirus. Now the state is partnering with churches to help increase testing in the ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Aby...→

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo Co. Opens Door For Drive-Thru Graduation Ceremonies

Coronavirus Update: San Mateo Co. Opens Door For Drive-Thru Graduation Ceremonies

Drive-thru graduation ceremonies in San Mateo County are being allowed under a new order by the county's health officer. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Mateo Co. Opens ...→

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

It was looking run down after 10 years of austerity. But the British health service’s performance in the pandemic has restored its mythic status to the nation. Read full article: ‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus...→

Coronavirus Pennsylvania: Delco Diamonds Softball Team 'Dedicated As Ever' Despite Holding Practices On Zoom

Coronavirus Pennsylvania: Delco Diamonds Softball Team 'Dedicated As Ever' Despite Holding Practices On Zoom

It's quite challenging not playing on the field surrounded by teammates, but the Delco Diamonds are adjusting to a new routine -- Zoom practice.  Read full article: Coronavirus Pennsylvania: Delco Diamonds...→

‘The Office’ cast reunites on Zoom for special wedding

‘The Office’ cast reunites on Zoom for special wedding

The cast of The Office has reunited for a very special wedding on Zoom, recreating the memorable wedding entrance dance from Jim and Pam’s wedding on the iconi [...] Read full article: ‘The Office’ cast reunites on Zoom for s...→

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By Air Travel Conditions; COVID-19 Impacts Mother's Day Celebrations

San Francisco’s ‘Honey Bear’ Artist Raises Over $100,000 For COVID-19 Charities SAN FRANCISCO — Images of ‘Honey Bears’ wearing masks have popped up all around [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: UCSF Doc Stunned By...→

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...→

Woman who rescheduled wedding over coronavirus says sister threw fit because she had to change birthday plans

Woman who rescheduled wedding over coronavirus says sister threw fit because she had to change birthday plans

A bride-to-be took to Reddit’s forums to share her story about how her sister reacted to the wedding getting rescheduled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Woman who rescheduled wedding over coron...→

Albany Park church hosts Sunday service in defiance of stay-at-home order after suing Pritzker

Albany Park church hosts Sunday service in defiance of stay-at-home order after suing Pritzker

Cristian Ionescu, the senior pastor of Elim Romanian Pentecostal Church, said the move to hold services is "not a rebellion for the sake of rebellion" and clai [...] Read full article: Albany Park church hosts Sunday service ...→

Lawns are the new wedding venue in the age of coronavirus | WTOP

Lawns are the new wedding venue in the age of coronavirus | WTOP

Couples with dashed wedding plans due to lockdown restrictions have been tying the knot on those tidy green spreads instead, including at least one loaner. Read full article: Lawns are the new wedding venue in the a...→

Coronavirus concern grows as White House staffers, Secret Service personnel test positive

Coronavirus concern grows as White House staffers, Secret Service personnel test positive

The coronavirus appears to be a growing concern inside the White House as at least three staffers reportedly tested positive this week. In addition, at least 1 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus concern grows as White House...→

Coronavirus pandemic causes Via ride-share service to temporarily shut down in Chicago

Coronavirus pandemic causes Via ride-share service to temporarily shut down in Chicago

Via, the smallest of the city’s three ride-share providers after Uber and Lyft, has temporarily suspended its Chicago operations due to the coronavirus pandemi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic causes Via ride-sha...→

US Postal Service Warns it Could Be Next Victim of Coronavirus

US Postal Service Warns it Could Be Next Victim of Coronavirus

The U.S. Postal Service issued a warning that it may not survive due to the coronavirus pandemic... Read full article: US Postal Service Warns it Could Be Next...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Counties, Cities Adjust Reopening Plans; Newsom Discloses Site Of COVID-19 Outbreak's Start

Coronavirus Roundup: Counties, Cities Adjust Reopening Plans; Newsom Discloses Site Of COVID-19 Outbreak's Start

Gilroy Community Rallies Around Family-Owned Donut Shop, Raise Nearly $80K GILROY — The owners of a donut shop in Gilroy are feeling the love from their commun [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: Counties, Cities Ad...→

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

“I will be in the pulpit preaching my heart out on Mother’s Day,” Stephen Cassell said. Read full article: Illinois church defies state over corona...→

Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Attorneys for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam say an attempt by a Virginia church to prevent the state from barring gatherings of more than 10 people “would seriou [...] Read full article: Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restriction...→

Sarah Vittone: Coronavirus highlights nurses' heroic efforts and their dedication to service

Nurses are with us on our most vulnerable days, cheer us on as we recover, or hold our hands and comfort us when we don’t.  Read full article: Sarah Vittone: Coronavirus highlights nu...→

Worcester Pastor Fined For Holding Church Service Despite Coronavirus

Worcester Pastor Fined For Holding Church Service Despite Coronavirus

A Worcester church has been fined for a second time after holding service in defiance of Gov. Charlie Baker’s coronavirus order prohibiting gatherings of more [...] Read full article: Worcester Pastor Fined For Holding Churc...→

Coronavirus survivors could be barred from military service

Coronavirus survivors could be barred from military service

Coronavirus survivors could be barred from joining the military under new Department of Defense guidelines. A past case of coronavirus would be “permanently di [...] Read full article: Coronavirus survivors could be barred fr...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Zoom Wedding Ceremonies; Church Service Ban Upheld; 'Disease Detectives' Tracking COVID-19

Coronavirus Roundup: Zoom Wedding Ceremonies; Church Service Ban Upheld; 'Disease Detectives' Tracking COVID-19

San Jose Long-Distance Courtship Becomes California’s First COVID-19 Virtual Wedding SAN JOSE — When government offices shut down because of the coronavirus sh [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Roundup: Zoom Wedding Ceremo...→

DC’s latest coronavirus relief bill expands rent increase ban, limits delivery service compensation

DC’s latest coronavirus relief bill expands rent increase ban, limits delivery service compensation

Food delivery services will have their compensation capped under the third COVID-19 emergency relief bill the DC council passed Tuesday. Read full article: DC’s latest coronavirus relief bill expa...→

Subway service to be halted overnight in an effort to stop coronavirus spread

Subway service to be halted overnight in an effort to stop coronavirus spread

Things will look a lot different for overnight commuters at subway stations as the Metropolitan Transportation Authority will stop subway service during overni [...] Read full article: Subway service to be halted overnight in...→

Court Upholds California Ban On Church Services During Coronavirus Pandemic

Court Upholds California Ban On Church Services During Coronavirus Pandemic

California Gov. Gavin Newsom had the right to ban church assemblies in the interest of public health during the coronavirus outbreak, a federal judge ruled Tue [...] Read full article: Court Upholds California Ban On Church S...→

Coronavirus Roundup: Cinco De Mayo Crowd Fears; Preparing For Wildfire Season In COVID-19 Era

Coronavirus Roundup: Cinco De Mayo Crowd Fears; Preparing For Wildfire Season In COVID-19 Era

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 Roundup: Cinco De Mayo Crowd...→

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

With Memorial Day just around the corner, honoring service members who paid the ultimate price could come with a new set of rules due to the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Cer...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Church Defies Order, Deputy Dies

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Church Defies Order, Deputy Dies

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Des [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Church Def...→

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

The Justice Department late Sunday sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam in what is believed to be the first legal action since Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: Justice Department sides with Virginia c...→