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Day of Hope: How to help food banks on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis

Day of Hope: How to help food banks on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis

Due to this crisis, ABC is launching Day of Hope, in partnership with Feeding America, to highlight food banks and food pantry personnel working on the front l [...] Read full article: Day of Hope: How to help food banks on t...→

Day of Hope: How to help food banks on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis

Day of Hope: How to help food banks on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis

Due to this crisis, ABC is launching Day of Hope, in partnership with Feeding America, to highlight food banks and food pantry personnel working on the front l [...] Read full article: Day of Hope: How to help food banks on t...→

The front lines of police brutality

The front lines of police brutality

Photos from a protest where cops shot pepper spray into a kettled crowd. Read full article: The front lines of police brutality...→

National Doughnut Day, Miami Spice, and Other Food Events This Weekend

National Doughnut Day, Miami Spice, and Other Food Events This Weekend

Celebrate National Doughnut Day, enjoy a music-and-beer pairing, and indulge in a sushi happy hour. Read full article: National Doughnut Day, Miami Spice, and ...→

Dallas County Reports 200+ New COVID-19 Cases for 7th Straight Day, 4 More Deaths

Dallas County Reports 200+ New COVID-19 Cases for 7th Straight Day, 4 More Deaths

For the seventh straight day, Dallas County is reporting more than 200 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday along with another four deaths. Read full article: Dallas County Reports 200+ New COVID-19 ...→

Michigan sees less than 200 new cases of COVID-19 for second straight day

Michigan sees less than 200 new cases of COVID-19 for second straight day

There are now 5,553 deaths from coronavirus and 57,731 cases in Michigan, according to new numbers released by the state on Tuesday. Read full article: Michigan sees less than 200 new cases of...→

COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse in Puerto Rico

COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse in Puerto Rico

COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse in Puerto Rico; a local food bank doubles the amount of food given out. Read full article: COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse ...→

Gilead Phase III trial of remdesivir for COVID-19 shows 65 percent are 'more likely' to improve by day 11

Gilead Phase III trial of remdesivir for COVID-19 shows 65 percent are 'more likely' to improve by day 11

Gilead Sciences said on Monday that remdesivir, the experimental drug being tested for COVID-19, showed that 65 percent of moderately ill patients had improvem [...] Read full article: Gilead Phase III trial of remdesivir for...→

Person who partied at Lake of the Ozarks pool over Memorial Day tests positive for COVID-19

Person who partied at Lake of the Ozarks pool over Memorial Day tests positive for COVID-19

A person who spent Memorial Day weekend at bars and pool parties at the Lake of the Ozarks tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Person who partied at Lake of the Ozarks...→

Cuomo Signs Bill Giving Death Benefits To Families Of Front Line COVID-19 Responders

Cuomo Signs Bill Giving Death Benefits To Families Of Front Line COVID-19 Responders

"They gave their lives, because we asked them to show up for us and they did. Let's learn from their example. Let's understand what they did," Cuomo said. Read full article: Cuomo Signs Bill Giving Death Benefits T...→

Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Deaths Hit New Single-Day High With 35 More Deaths Reported

Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Deaths Hit New Single-Day High With 35 More Deaths Reported

Minnesota saw its biggest single-day jump in COVID-19 deaths Thursday as officials report an additional 35 deaths. The Minnesota Department of Health says the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Deaths Hit Ne...→

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Gov. JB Pritzker said, as of Wednesday afternoon, Illinois has had 113,306 confirmed cases of the virus since the start of the pandemic, including 5,083 deaths [...] Read full article: Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Ca...→

Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Experience Game Day In A Post COVID-19 World?

Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Experience Game Day In A Post COVID-19 World?

Sports are returning, though the stands remain empty as public health officials advise against large gatherings. Can virtual reality help? Read full article: Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Exp...→

'We move New York.' - A day in the life of as a bus driver during COVID-19 crisis

'We move New York.' - A day in the life of as a bus driver during COVID-19 crisis

It’s a front line job-- that many other essential workers depend on. With subway services shutting down every night, the city’s buses are still running to get [...] Read full article: 'We move New York.' - A day in the life ...→

Spain to conduct 10-day mourning period to honor lives lost to COVID-19

Spain to conduct 10-day mourning period to honor lives lost to COVID-19

Spain on Tuesday declared a 10-day mourning period to commemorate the almost 27,000 people who died from COVID-19. Read full article: Spain to conduct 10-day mourning period ...→

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Outside the site of one of the biggest coronavirus outbreaks in the country, you'll hear the lonesome sound of Alex Saldana's trumpet. Read full article: Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At P...→

‘Cascading failures of the state’: COVID-19 impacts on health, food security amplifying George Floyd protests

‘Cascading failures of the state’: COVID-19 impacts on health, food security amplifying George Floyd protests

As the nation debates the use of police force on communities of color, many protestors say their complaints go well beyond how they are treated by law enforcem [...] Read full article: ‘Cascading failures of the state’: COVID...→

Long Lines At DMV As Facilities Reopen Under COVID-19 Phase 3 Begins

Long Lines At DMV As Facilities Reopen Under COVID-19 Phase 3 Begins

The Illinois Secretary of State's Office is reminding everyone that right now driver facilities are only handling new drivers, license renewals and vehicle tra [...] Read full article: Long Lines At DMV As Facilities Reopen U...→

Colorado sets goal of at least 10,000 COVID-19 tests a day by flu season

Colorado sets goal of at least 10,000 COVID-19 tests a day by flu season

Colorado is aiming for at least 10,000 COVID-19 tests per day by the time flu season starts in October, though the exact right number may fluctuate over time, [...] Read full article: Colorado sets goal of at least 10,000 CO...→

Memo from the front lines of a different America

Memo from the front lines of a different America

Behind the scenes: For one reporter on the ground, the dissonance between the show of civil obedience and the display of state power in Lafayette Square on Mon [...] Read full article: Memo from the front lines of a different...→

Dallas County Reports 200+ COVID-19 Cases for 5th Straight Day

Dallas County Reports 200+ COVID-19 Cases for 5th Straight Day

Officials reported 228 additional cases of COVID-19 in Dallas County Monday — the fifth straight day of more than 200 new cases of the coronavirus in the count [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports 200+ COVID-19 Case...→

Colorado announces no new deaths tied directly to COVID-19 for second straight day

Colorado announces no new deaths tied directly to COVID-19 for second straight day

Reports of deaths related to the new coroanvirus continue to slow in Colorado, with state health officials for the second straight day announcing no new fatali [...] Read full article: Colorado announces no new deaths tied di...→

LA County Reports Largest One Day Total of COVID-19 Cases Since Start of Pandemic

LA County Reports Largest One Day Total of COVID-19 Cases Since Start of Pandemic

Los Angeles County officials Saturday reported the largest one day total of coronavirus cases since the pandemic began, confirming another 2,112 cases of COVID [...] Read full article: LA County Reports Largest One Day Total ...→

Charity haircut challenge raises money for food banks

Charity haircut challenge raises money for food banks

Coronavirus closures of barbershops and hair salons have inspired some residents to test their tonsorial skills — a test Evan Winston failed in April with elec [...] Read full article: Charity haircut challenge raises money f...→

Kennedy Family Says Profile in Courage Award Will Honor Front-Line COVID-19 Heroes

Kennedy Family Says Profile in Courage Award Will Honor Front-Line COVID-19 Heroes

The Kennedy family has honored public figures for their service since 1989 with the Profile in Courage Award, but this year they are looking for help in recogn [...] Read full article: Kennedy Family Says Profile in Courage A...→

99-year-old veteran who beat COVID-19 surprises granddaughter on wedding day

99-year-old veteran who beat COVID-19 surprises granddaughter on wedding day

Vincent Simeone, of Woburn, Massachusetts, attended Amy Zimmerman Scudieri's nuptials on May 24 -- the same day that would've been his late wife's 100th birthd [...] Read full article: 99-year-old veteran who beat COVID-19 su...→

Why was the U of M COVID model so ‘wrong’ about predicting deaths through Memorial Day?

Earlier this month, the University of Minnesota School of Public Health released projections from a revised coronavirus computer model that said deaths might d [...] Read full article: Why was the U of M COVID model so ‘wrong...→

9 COVID Outbreaks Reported at Food Processing Plants in Vernon Near LA - Times of San Diego

There are COVID-19 outbreaks at nine plants in the tiny industrial city of Vernon, including the Farmer John slaughterhouse, where 153 workers tested positive. Read full article: 9 COVID Outbreaks Reported at Food Proce...→

Amid COVID-19 crisis, District 303 to consider one-year plan for longer elementary day

Amid COVID-19 crisis, District 303 to consider one-year plan for longer elementary day

To tackle the unique challenges related to the coronavirus pandemic, St. Charles District 303 is proposing an interim plan for the 2020-21 school year to suppo [...] Read full article: Amid COVID-19 crisis, District 303 to co...→

Crowds pack Memorial Day hot spots despite COVID social distancing calls

Crowds pack Memorial Day hot spots despite COVID social distancing calls

A video of a pool party featuring dozens of people without masks in the Lake of Ozarks went viral over the weekend. A majority of the people were not wearing f [...] Read full article: Crowds pack Memorial Day hot spots despi...→

COVID and kids: A new inflammatory syndrome poses safety challenge for California schools, day care

COVID and kids: A new inflammatory syndrome poses safety challenge for California schools, day care

A rare but serious syndrome linked to coronavirus is striking California children, with cases rising across the country. Read full article: COVID and kids: A new inflammatory syndr...→

NYC nurse remembered as ‘angel’ who worked tirelessly on the front lines

NYC nurse remembered as ‘angel’ who worked tirelessly on the front lines

Kious Kelly, one of New York’s first front-line workers to die of COVID-19, was a nurse whose death galvanized colleagues fed up with a lack of protective gear [...] Read full article: NYC nurse remembered as ‘angel’ who work...→

Florida Marks Largest One-Day COVID-19 Increase Since Mid-April

Florida Marks Largest One-Day COVID-19 Increase Since Mid-April

Florida recorded 1,317 new cases of the coronavirus on Wednesday, its largest one-day total in six weeks, The Hill reported. The one-day total marked the large [...] Read full article: Florida Marks Largest One-Day COVID-19 I...→

As U.S. erupts into protests, NBA stars join front lines

As U.S. erupts into protests, NBA stars join front lines

From Jaylen Brown to Stephen Jackson, Trae Young and Enes Kanter, a host of NBA stars have joined street protests in cities across the U.S. Read full article: As U.S. erupts into protests, NBA stars ...→

One in 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients with diabetes die by day seven, study finds | MinnPost

One in 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients with diabetes die by day seven, study finds | MinnPost

In the study, by day seven of their hospitalization, 29 percent of the patients with diabetes had died or been put on a ventilator to breathe. Read full article: One in 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients...→

As COVID-19 forces camp closure, DC’s Hope House seeks new ways to help | WTOP

Hope House DC runs summer camps that let children spend time bonding with their incarcerated dads. That isn’t happening this year, but the organization is find [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 forces camp closure, DC’s Ho...→

Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

A Memorial Day celebrant at bars and pool parties at popular Missouri tourist destination Lake of the Ozarks tested positive for COVID-19, local health authori [...] Read full article: Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks H...→

Coronavirus sparks greater need for food banks across US

Coronavirus sparks greater need for food banks across US

The demand for food assistance has surged since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic. America’s food banks have reported a 50-percent increase in the number o [...] Read full article: Coronavirus sparks greater need for food...→

Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter on front lines of George Floyd protests

Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter on front lines of George Floyd protests

Two-time Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter was on the front lines of the protests against Minneapolis police officers who were involved in the death of George [...] Read full article: Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter on fro...→

Fort Worth Med School Grad Prepares to Join Front Lines in Fight Against COVID-19

Fort Worth Med School Grad Prepares to Join Front Lines in Fight Against COVID-19

For graduates like Gabriel Ceceñas, not having the traditional big ceremony is OK. He said he is just happy to become a physician. Read full article: Fort Worth Med School Grad Prepares to J...→

California National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing salute Bay Area front-line workers fighting COVID-19 on Memorial Day

California National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing salute Bay Area front-line workers fighting COVID-19 on Memorial Day

"The primary purpose of Memorial Day is to actually honor soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines that did not make it home from combat. To couple it with this v [...] Read full article: California National Guard's 129th Rescue...→

Pinellas beach businesses have a successful Memorial Day weekend as they bounce back from COVID-19

Pinellas beach businesses have a successful Memorial Day weekend as they bounce back from COVID-19

Pinellas County beach businesses are on the rebound and are wrapping up their best weekend in months. From hotels, to restaurants, to retail shops, business ow [...] Read full article: Pinellas beach businesses have a success...→

Coronavirus: California reaches more than 94,000 COVID-19 cases on Memorial Day weekend

Coronavirus: California reaches more than 94,000 COVID-19 cases on Memorial Day weekend

The number of cases and deaths continue to grow as the state ramps up testing and counties ease restrictions on shelter-in-place orders and allow restaurants a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California reaches more tha...→

The front lines of police brutality

The front lines of police brutality

Photos from a protest where cops shot pepper spray into a kettled crowd. Read full article: The front lines of police brutality...→

COVID and kids: A new inflammatory syndrome poses safety challenge for California schools, day care

COVID and kids: A new inflammatory syndrome poses safety challenge for California schools, day care

A rare but serious syndrome linked to coronavirus is striking California children, with cases rising across the country. Read full article: COVID and kids: A new inflammatory syndr...→

Long Lines At DMV As Facilities Reopen Under COVID-19 Phase 3 Begins

Long Lines At DMV As Facilities Reopen Under COVID-19 Phase 3 Begins

The Illinois Secretary of State's Office is reminding everyone that right now driver facilities are only handling new drivers, license renewals and vehicle tra [...] Read full article: Long Lines At DMV As Facilities Reopen U...→

Dallas County Reports 200+ New COVID-19 Cases for 7th Straight Day, 4 More Deaths

Dallas County Reports 200+ New COVID-19 Cases for 7th Straight Day, 4 More Deaths

For the seventh straight day, Dallas County is reporting more than 200 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday along with another four deaths. Read full article: Dallas County Reports 200+ New COVID-19 ...→

Florida Marks Largest One-Day COVID-19 Increase Since Mid-April

Florida Marks Largest One-Day COVID-19 Increase Since Mid-April

Florida recorded 1,317 new cases of the coronavirus on Wednesday, its largest one-day total in six weeks, The Hill reported. The one-day total marked the large [...] Read full article: Florida Marks Largest One-Day COVID-19 I...→

Memo from the front lines of a different America

Memo from the front lines of a different America

Behind the scenes: For one reporter on the ground, the dissonance between the show of civil obedience and the display of state power in Lafayette Square on Mon [...] Read full article: Memo from the front lines of a different...→

COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse in Puerto Rico

COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse in Puerto Rico

COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse in Puerto Rico; a local food bank doubles the amount of food given out. Read full article: COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse ...→

One in 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients with diabetes die by day seven, study finds | MinnPost

One in 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients with diabetes die by day seven, study finds | MinnPost

In the study, by day seven of their hospitalization, 29 percent of the patients with diabetes had died or been put on a ventilator to breathe. Read full article: One in 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients...→

Colorado announces no new deaths tied directly to COVID-19 for second straight day

Colorado announces no new deaths tied directly to COVID-19 for second straight day

Reports of deaths related to the new coroanvirus continue to slow in Colorado, with state health officials for the second straight day announcing no new fatali [...] Read full article: Colorado announces no new deaths tied di...→

Person who partied at Lake of the Ozarks pool over Memorial Day tests positive for COVID-19

Person who partied at Lake of the Ozarks pool over Memorial Day tests positive for COVID-19

A person who spent Memorial Day weekend at bars and pool parties at the Lake of the Ozarks tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Person who partied at Lake of the Ozarks...→

Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

A Memorial Day celebrant at bars and pool parties at popular Missouri tourist destination Lake of the Ozarks tested positive for COVID-19, local health authori [...] Read full article: Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks H...→

Coronavirus sparks greater need for food banks across US

Coronavirus sparks greater need for food banks across US

The demand for food assistance has surged since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic. America’s food banks have reported a 50-percent increase in the number o [...] Read full article: Coronavirus sparks greater need for food...→

Kennedy Family Says Profile in Courage Award Will Honor Front-Line COVID-19 Heroes

Kennedy Family Says Profile in Courage Award Will Honor Front-Line COVID-19 Heroes

The Kennedy family has honored public figures for their service since 1989 with the Profile in Courage Award, but this year they are looking for help in recogn [...] Read full article: Kennedy Family Says Profile in Courage A...→

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Gov. JB Pritzker said, as of Wednesday afternoon, Illinois has had 113,306 confirmed cases of the virus since the start of the pandemic, including 5,083 deaths [...] Read full article: Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Ca...→

Why was the U of M COVID model so ‘wrong’ about predicting deaths through Memorial Day?

Earlier this month, the University of Minnesota School of Public Health released projections from a revised coronavirus computer model that said deaths might d [...] Read full article: Why was the U of M COVID model so ‘wrong...→

'We move New York.' - A day in the life of as a bus driver during COVID-19 crisis

'We move New York.' - A day in the life of as a bus driver during COVID-19 crisis

It’s a front line job-- that many other essential workers depend on. With subway services shutting down every night, the city’s buses are still running to get [...] Read full article: 'We move New York.' - A day in the life ...→

Amid COVID-19 crisis, District 303 to consider one-year plan for longer elementary day

Amid COVID-19 crisis, District 303 to consider one-year plan for longer elementary day

To tackle the unique challenges related to the coronavirus pandemic, St. Charles District 303 is proposing an interim plan for the 2020-21 school year to suppo [...] Read full article: Amid COVID-19 crisis, District 303 to co...→

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Outside the site of one of the biggest coronavirus outbreaks in the country, you'll hear the lonesome sound of Alex Saldana's trumpet. Read full article: Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At P...→

Pinellas beach businesses have a successful Memorial Day weekend as they bounce back from COVID-19

Pinellas beach businesses have a successful Memorial Day weekend as they bounce back from COVID-19

Pinellas County beach businesses are on the rebound and are wrapping up their best weekend in months. From hotels, to restaurants, to retail shops, business ow [...] Read full article: Pinellas beach businesses have a success...→

Crowds pack Memorial Day hot spots despite COVID social distancing calls

Crowds pack Memorial Day hot spots despite COVID social distancing calls

A video of a pool party featuring dozens of people without masks in the Lake of Ozarks went viral over the weekend. A majority of the people were not wearing f [...] Read full article: Crowds pack Memorial Day hot spots despi...→

‘Cascading failures of the state’: COVID-19 impacts on health, food security amplifying George Floyd protests

‘Cascading failures of the state’: COVID-19 impacts on health, food security amplifying George Floyd protests

As the nation debates the use of police force on communities of color, many protestors say their complaints go well beyond how they are treated by law enforcem [...] Read full article: ‘Cascading failures of the state’: COVID...→

National Doughnut Day, Miami Spice, and Other Food Events This Weekend

National Doughnut Day, Miami Spice, and Other Food Events This Weekend

Celebrate National Doughnut Day, enjoy a music-and-beer pairing, and indulge in a sushi happy hour. Read full article: National Doughnut Day, Miami Spice, and ...→

NYC nurse remembered as ‘angel’ who worked tirelessly on the front lines

NYC nurse remembered as ‘angel’ who worked tirelessly on the front lines

Kious Kelly, one of New York’s first front-line workers to die of COVID-19, was a nurse whose death galvanized colleagues fed up with a lack of protective gear [...] Read full article: NYC nurse remembered as ‘angel’ who work...→

Colorado sets goal of at least 10,000 COVID-19 tests a day by flu season

Colorado sets goal of at least 10,000 COVID-19 tests a day by flu season

Colorado is aiming for at least 10,000 COVID-19 tests per day by the time flu season starts in October, though the exact right number may fluctuate over time, [...] Read full article: Colorado sets goal of at least 10,000 CO...→

Michigan sees less than 200 new cases of COVID-19 for second straight day

Michigan sees less than 200 new cases of COVID-19 for second straight day

There are now 5,553 deaths from coronavirus and 57,731 cases in Michigan, according to new numbers released by the state on Tuesday. Read full article: Michigan sees less than 200 new cases of...→

As U.S. erupts into protests, NBA stars join front lines

As U.S. erupts into protests, NBA stars join front lines

From Jaylen Brown to Stephen Jackson, Trae Young and Enes Kanter, a host of NBA stars have joined street protests in cities across the U.S. Read full article: As U.S. erupts into protests, NBA stars ...→

Dallas County Reports 200+ COVID-19 Cases for 5th Straight Day

Dallas County Reports 200+ COVID-19 Cases for 5th Straight Day

Officials reported 228 additional cases of COVID-19 in Dallas County Monday — the fifth straight day of more than 200 new cases of the coronavirus in the count [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports 200+ COVID-19 Case...→

Gilead Phase III trial of remdesivir for COVID-19 shows 65 percent are 'more likely' to improve by day 11

Gilead Phase III trial of remdesivir for COVID-19 shows 65 percent are 'more likely' to improve by day 11

Gilead Sciences said on Monday that remdesivir, the experimental drug being tested for COVID-19, showed that 65 percent of moderately ill patients had improvem [...] Read full article: Gilead Phase III trial of remdesivir for...→

As COVID-19 forces camp closure, DC’s Hope House seeks new ways to help | WTOP

Hope House DC runs summer camps that let children spend time bonding with their incarcerated dads. That isn’t happening this year, but the organization is find [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 forces camp closure, DC’s Ho...→

LA County Reports Largest One Day Total of COVID-19 Cases Since Start of Pandemic

LA County Reports Largest One Day Total of COVID-19 Cases Since Start of Pandemic

Los Angeles County officials Saturday reported the largest one day total of coronavirus cases since the pandemic began, confirming another 2,112 cases of COVID [...] Read full article: LA County Reports Largest One Day Total ...→

Cuomo Signs Bill Giving Death Benefits To Families Of Front Line COVID-19 Responders

Cuomo Signs Bill Giving Death Benefits To Families Of Front Line COVID-19 Responders

"They gave their lives, because we asked them to show up for us and they did. Let's learn from their example. Let's understand what they did," Cuomo said. Read full article: Cuomo Signs Bill Giving Death Benefits T...→

Charity haircut challenge raises money for food banks

Charity haircut challenge raises money for food banks

Coronavirus closures of barbershops and hair salons have inspired some residents to test their tonsorial skills — a test Evan Winston failed in April with elec [...] Read full article: Charity haircut challenge raises money f...→

Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Deaths Hit New Single-Day High With 35 More Deaths Reported

Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Deaths Hit New Single-Day High With 35 More Deaths Reported

Minnesota saw its biggest single-day jump in COVID-19 deaths Thursday as officials report an additional 35 deaths. The Minnesota Department of Health says the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Deaths Hit Ne...→

Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter on front lines of George Floyd protests

Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter on front lines of George Floyd protests

Two-time Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter was on the front lines of the protests against Minneapolis police officers who were involved in the death of George [...] Read full article: Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter on fro...→

99-year-old veteran who beat COVID-19 surprises granddaughter on wedding day

99-year-old veteran who beat COVID-19 surprises granddaughter on wedding day

Vincent Simeone, of Woburn, Massachusetts, attended Amy Zimmerman Scudieri's nuptials on May 24 -- the same day that would've been his late wife's 100th birthd [...] Read full article: 99-year-old veteran who beat COVID-19 su...→

Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Experience Game Day In A Post COVID-19 World?

Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Experience Game Day In A Post COVID-19 World?

Sports are returning, though the stands remain empty as public health officials advise against large gatherings. Can virtual reality help? Read full article: Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Exp...→

Fort Worth Med School Grad Prepares to Join Front Lines in Fight Against COVID-19

Fort Worth Med School Grad Prepares to Join Front Lines in Fight Against COVID-19

For graduates like Gabriel Ceceñas, not having the traditional big ceremony is OK. He said he is just happy to become a physician. Read full article: Fort Worth Med School Grad Prepares to J...→

9 COVID Outbreaks Reported at Food Processing Plants in Vernon Near LA - Times of San Diego

There are COVID-19 outbreaks at nine plants in the tiny industrial city of Vernon, including the Farmer John slaughterhouse, where 153 workers tested positive. Read full article: 9 COVID Outbreaks Reported at Food Proce...→

Spain to conduct 10-day mourning period to honor lives lost to COVID-19

Spain to conduct 10-day mourning period to honor lives lost to COVID-19

Spain on Tuesday declared a 10-day mourning period to commemorate the almost 27,000 people who died from COVID-19. Read full article: Spain to conduct 10-day mourning period ...→

California National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing salute Bay Area front-line workers fighting COVID-19 on Memorial Day

California National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing salute Bay Area front-line workers fighting COVID-19 on Memorial Day

"The primary purpose of Memorial Day is to actually honor soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines that did not make it home from combat. To couple it with this v [...] Read full article: California National Guard's 129th Rescue...→

Coronavirus: California reaches more than 94,000 COVID-19 cases on Memorial Day weekend

Coronavirus: California reaches more than 94,000 COVID-19 cases on Memorial Day weekend

The number of cases and deaths continue to grow as the state ramps up testing and counties ease restrictions on shelter-in-place orders and allow restaurants a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California reaches more tha...→

The front lines of police brutality

The front lines of police brutality

Photos from a protest where cops shot pepper spray into a kettled crowd. Read full article: The front lines of police brutality...→

‘Cascading failures of the state’: COVID-19 impacts on health, food security amplifying George Floyd protests

‘Cascading failures of the state’: COVID-19 impacts on health, food security amplifying George Floyd protests

As the nation debates the use of police force on communities of color, many protestors say their complaints go well beyond how they are treated by law enforcem [...] Read full article: ‘Cascading failures of the state’: COVID...→

COVID and kids: A new inflammatory syndrome poses safety challenge for California schools, day care

COVID and kids: A new inflammatory syndrome poses safety challenge for California schools, day care

A rare but serious syndrome linked to coronavirus is striking California children, with cases rising across the country. Read full article: COVID and kids: A new inflammatory syndr...→

National Doughnut Day, Miami Spice, and Other Food Events This Weekend

National Doughnut Day, Miami Spice, and Other Food Events This Weekend

Celebrate National Doughnut Day, enjoy a music-and-beer pairing, and indulge in a sushi happy hour. Read full article: National Doughnut Day, Miami Spice, and ...→

Long Lines At DMV As Facilities Reopen Under COVID-19 Phase 3 Begins

Long Lines At DMV As Facilities Reopen Under COVID-19 Phase 3 Begins

The Illinois Secretary of State's Office is reminding everyone that right now driver facilities are only handling new drivers, license renewals and vehicle tra [...] Read full article: Long Lines At DMV As Facilities Reopen U...→

NYC nurse remembered as ‘angel’ who worked tirelessly on the front lines

NYC nurse remembered as ‘angel’ who worked tirelessly on the front lines

Kious Kelly, one of New York’s first front-line workers to die of COVID-19, was a nurse whose death galvanized colleagues fed up with a lack of protective gear [...] Read full article: NYC nurse remembered as ‘angel’ who work...→

Dallas County Reports 200+ New COVID-19 Cases for 7th Straight Day, 4 More Deaths

Dallas County Reports 200+ New COVID-19 Cases for 7th Straight Day, 4 More Deaths

For the seventh straight day, Dallas County is reporting more than 200 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday along with another four deaths. Read full article: Dallas County Reports 200+ New COVID-19 ...→

Colorado sets goal of at least 10,000 COVID-19 tests a day by flu season

Colorado sets goal of at least 10,000 COVID-19 tests a day by flu season

Colorado is aiming for at least 10,000 COVID-19 tests per day by the time flu season starts in October, though the exact right number may fluctuate over time, [...] Read full article: Colorado sets goal of at least 10,000 CO...→

Florida Marks Largest One-Day COVID-19 Increase Since Mid-April

Florida Marks Largest One-Day COVID-19 Increase Since Mid-April

Florida recorded 1,317 new cases of the coronavirus on Wednesday, its largest one-day total in six weeks, The Hill reported. The one-day total marked the large [...] Read full article: Florida Marks Largest One-Day COVID-19 I...→

Michigan sees less than 200 new cases of COVID-19 for second straight day

Michigan sees less than 200 new cases of COVID-19 for second straight day

There are now 5,553 deaths from coronavirus and 57,731 cases in Michigan, according to new numbers released by the state on Tuesday. Read full article: Michigan sees less than 200 new cases of...→

Memo from the front lines of a different America

Memo from the front lines of a different America

Behind the scenes: For one reporter on the ground, the dissonance between the show of civil obedience and the display of state power in Lafayette Square on Mon [...] Read full article: Memo from the front lines of a different...→

As U.S. erupts into protests, NBA stars join front lines

As U.S. erupts into protests, NBA stars join front lines

From Jaylen Brown to Stephen Jackson, Trae Young and Enes Kanter, a host of NBA stars have joined street protests in cities across the U.S. Read full article: As U.S. erupts into protests, NBA stars ...→

COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse in Puerto Rico

COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse in Puerto Rico

COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse in Puerto Rico; a local food bank doubles the amount of food given out. Read full article: COVID-19 has made food insecurity worse ...→

Dallas County Reports 200+ COVID-19 Cases for 5th Straight Day

Dallas County Reports 200+ COVID-19 Cases for 5th Straight Day

Officials reported 228 additional cases of COVID-19 in Dallas County Monday — the fifth straight day of more than 200 new cases of the coronavirus in the count [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports 200+ COVID-19 Case...→

One in 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients with diabetes die by day seven, study finds | MinnPost

One in 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients with diabetes die by day seven, study finds | MinnPost

In the study, by day seven of their hospitalization, 29 percent of the patients with diabetes had died or been put on a ventilator to breathe. Read full article: One in 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients...→

Gilead Phase III trial of remdesivir for COVID-19 shows 65 percent are 'more likely' to improve by day 11

Gilead Phase III trial of remdesivir for COVID-19 shows 65 percent are 'more likely' to improve by day 11

Gilead Sciences said on Monday that remdesivir, the experimental drug being tested for COVID-19, showed that 65 percent of moderately ill patients had improvem [...] Read full article: Gilead Phase III trial of remdesivir for...→

Colorado announces no new deaths tied directly to COVID-19 for second straight day

Colorado announces no new deaths tied directly to COVID-19 for second straight day

Reports of deaths related to the new coroanvirus continue to slow in Colorado, with state health officials for the second straight day announcing no new fatali [...] Read full article: Colorado announces no new deaths tied di...→

As COVID-19 forces camp closure, DC’s Hope House seeks new ways to help | WTOP

Hope House DC runs summer camps that let children spend time bonding with their incarcerated dads. That isn’t happening this year, but the organization is find [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 forces camp closure, DC’s Ho...→

Person who partied at Lake of the Ozarks pool over Memorial Day tests positive for COVID-19

Person who partied at Lake of the Ozarks pool over Memorial Day tests positive for COVID-19

A person who spent Memorial Day weekend at bars and pool parties at the Lake of the Ozarks tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Person who partied at Lake of the Ozarks...→

LA County Reports Largest One Day Total of COVID-19 Cases Since Start of Pandemic

LA County Reports Largest One Day Total of COVID-19 Cases Since Start of Pandemic

Los Angeles County officials Saturday reported the largest one day total of coronavirus cases since the pandemic began, confirming another 2,112 cases of COVID [...] Read full article: LA County Reports Largest One Day Total ...→

Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

A Memorial Day celebrant at bars and pool parties at popular Missouri tourist destination Lake of the Ozarks tested positive for COVID-19, local health authori [...] Read full article: Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks H...→

Cuomo Signs Bill Giving Death Benefits To Families Of Front Line COVID-19 Responders

Cuomo Signs Bill Giving Death Benefits To Families Of Front Line COVID-19 Responders

"They gave their lives, because we asked them to show up for us and they did. Let's learn from their example. Let's understand what they did," Cuomo said. Read full article: Cuomo Signs Bill Giving Death Benefits T...→

Charity haircut challenge raises money for food banks

Charity haircut challenge raises money for food banks

Coronavirus closures of barbershops and hair salons have inspired some residents to test their tonsorial skills — a test Evan Winston failed in April with elec [...] Read full article: Charity haircut challenge raises money f...→

Coronavirus sparks greater need for food banks across US

Coronavirus sparks greater need for food banks across US

The demand for food assistance has surged since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic. America’s food banks have reported a 50-percent increase in the number o [...] Read full article: Coronavirus sparks greater need for food...→

Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Deaths Hit New Single-Day High With 35 More Deaths Reported

Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Deaths Hit New Single-Day High With 35 More Deaths Reported

Minnesota saw its biggest single-day jump in COVID-19 deaths Thursday as officials report an additional 35 deaths. The Minnesota Department of Health says the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Deaths Hit Ne...→

Kennedy Family Says Profile in Courage Award Will Honor Front-Line COVID-19 Heroes

Kennedy Family Says Profile in Courage Award Will Honor Front-Line COVID-19 Heroes

The Kennedy family has honored public figures for their service since 1989 with the Profile in Courage Award, but this year they are looking for help in recogn [...] Read full article: Kennedy Family Says Profile in Courage A...→

Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter on front lines of George Floyd protests

Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter on front lines of George Floyd protests

Two-time Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter was on the front lines of the protests against Minneapolis police officers who were involved in the death of George [...] Read full article: Super Bowl champion Tyrone Carter on fro...→

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Gov. JB Pritzker said, as of Wednesday afternoon, Illinois has had 113,306 confirmed cases of the virus since the start of the pandemic, including 5,083 deaths [...] Read full article: Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Ca...→

99-year-old veteran who beat COVID-19 surprises granddaughter on wedding day

99-year-old veteran who beat COVID-19 surprises granddaughter on wedding day

Vincent Simeone, of Woburn, Massachusetts, attended Amy Zimmerman Scudieri's nuptials on May 24 -- the same day that would've been his late wife's 100th birthd [...] Read full article: 99-year-old veteran who beat COVID-19 su...→

Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Experience Game Day In A Post COVID-19 World?

Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Experience Game Day In A Post COVID-19 World?

Sports are returning, though the stands remain empty as public health officials advise against large gatherings. Can virtual reality help? Read full article: Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Exp...→

Why was the U of M COVID model so ‘wrong’ about predicting deaths through Memorial Day?

Earlier this month, the University of Minnesota School of Public Health released projections from a revised coronavirus computer model that said deaths might d [...] Read full article: Why was the U of M COVID model so ‘wrong...→

Fort Worth Med School Grad Prepares to Join Front Lines in Fight Against COVID-19

Fort Worth Med School Grad Prepares to Join Front Lines in Fight Against COVID-19

For graduates like Gabriel Ceceñas, not having the traditional big ceremony is OK. He said he is just happy to become a physician. Read full article: Fort Worth Med School Grad Prepares to J...→

'We move New York.' - A day in the life of as a bus driver during COVID-19 crisis

'We move New York.' - A day in the life of as a bus driver during COVID-19 crisis

It’s a front line job-- that many other essential workers depend on. With subway services shutting down every night, the city’s buses are still running to get [...] Read full article: 'We move New York.' - A day in the life ...→

9 COVID Outbreaks Reported at Food Processing Plants in Vernon Near LA - Times of San Diego

There are COVID-19 outbreaks at nine plants in the tiny industrial city of Vernon, including the Farmer John slaughterhouse, where 153 workers tested positive. Read full article: 9 COVID Outbreaks Reported at Food Proce...→

Spain to conduct 10-day mourning period to honor lives lost to COVID-19

Spain to conduct 10-day mourning period to honor lives lost to COVID-19

Spain on Tuesday declared a 10-day mourning period to commemorate the almost 27,000 people who died from COVID-19. Read full article: Spain to conduct 10-day mourning period ...→

Amid COVID-19 crisis, District 303 to consider one-year plan for longer elementary day

Amid COVID-19 crisis, District 303 to consider one-year plan for longer elementary day

To tackle the unique challenges related to the coronavirus pandemic, St. Charles District 303 is proposing an interim plan for the 2020-21 school year to suppo [...] Read full article: Amid COVID-19 crisis, District 303 to co...→

California National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing salute Bay Area front-line workers fighting COVID-19 on Memorial Day

California National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing salute Bay Area front-line workers fighting COVID-19 on Memorial Day

"The primary purpose of Memorial Day is to actually honor soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines that did not make it home from combat. To couple it with this v [...] Read full article: California National Guard's 129th Rescue...→

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Outside the site of one of the biggest coronavirus outbreaks in the country, you'll hear the lonesome sound of Alex Saldana's trumpet. Read full article: Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At P...→

Pinellas beach businesses have a successful Memorial Day weekend as they bounce back from COVID-19

Pinellas beach businesses have a successful Memorial Day weekend as they bounce back from COVID-19

Pinellas County beach businesses are on the rebound and are wrapping up their best weekend in months. From hotels, to restaurants, to retail shops, business ow [...] Read full article: Pinellas beach businesses have a success...→

Crowds pack Memorial Day hot spots despite COVID social distancing calls

Crowds pack Memorial Day hot spots despite COVID social distancing calls

A video of a pool party featuring dozens of people without masks in the Lake of Ozarks went viral over the weekend. A majority of the people were not wearing f [...] Read full article: Crowds pack Memorial Day hot spots despi...→

Coronavirus: California reaches more than 94,000 COVID-19 cases on Memorial Day weekend

Coronavirus: California reaches more than 94,000 COVID-19 cases on Memorial Day weekend

The number of cases and deaths continue to grow as the state ramps up testing and counties ease restrictions on shelter-in-place orders and allow restaurants a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California reaches more tha...→