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De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

Lynn Johnson: Help during coronavirus — US doing this to uplift those hit hardest by pandemic

Lynn Johnson: Help during coronavirus — US doing this to uplift those hit hardest by pandemic

Now, more than ever, it is important to protect, support and uplift children and families by providing services pivotal to their stability. Read full article: Lynn Johnson: Help during coronavirus — ...→

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...→

Illinois May Not Hit Coronavirus Cases Peak Until Mid-June, Pritzker Warns

Illinois May Not Hit Coronavirus Cases Peak Until Mid-June, Pritzker Warns

During his daily coronavirus press briefing, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said that modelling data now indicates that the state may not hit its peak of coronavi [...] Read full article: Illinois May Not Hit Coronavirus Cases P...→

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers in Russia are being badly hit as the coronavirus epidemic in the country surges. Read full article: Health workers badly hit as Russia becom...→

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed a bill that would provide Americans with $2,000 in payments each month until the U.S. unemployment rate bounces back fro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propos...→

Kenyan Governors: We Can't Control Coronavirus with Open Border

Kenyan Governors: We Can't Control Coronavirus with Open Border

Kenya's governors want national authorities to close the country's borders as illegal migration causes coronavirus cases to rise. Read full article: Kenyan Governors: We Can't Control Coron...→

When coronavirus hit, these small businesses got creative, but they still need help

When coronavirus hit, these small businesses got creative, but they still need help

Here's how these businesses adapted when they were affected by coronavirus shutdowns and social distancing, and they need support. Read full article: When coronavirus hit, these small busine...→

Mike Rowe says coronavirus-hit economy proves all workers are essential: 'Language always matters'

Mike Rowe says coronavirus-hit economy proves all workers are essential: 'Language always matters'

“Returning the Favor” host Mike Rowe questioned the widespread use of the term "essential worker" on "The Daily Briefing" Tuesday, arguing that many industries [...] Read full article: Mike Rowe says coronavirus-hit economy p...→

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Fed up with what they see as inaction by federal immigration officials in the face of the coronavirus, immigrant-rights activists on Friday demanded governors [...] Read full article: Activists beg governors to free illegal ...→

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former New York Times reporter and Fox Nation host Alex Berenson told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Pennsylvania Gov. Thom [...] Read full article: Former NY Times reporter bashes governor...→

Restaurant worker suspended after using customer's coronavirus contract tracing details to hit on her

Restaurant worker suspended after using customer's coronavirus contract tracing details to hit on her

A New Zealand woman said she was "creeped out" when a male Subway employee repeatedly contacted her after she shared COVID-19 contact tracing details with the [...] Read full article: Restaurant worker suspended after using ...→

Food prices hit new high amid coronavirus pandemic

Food prices hit new high amid coronavirus pandemic

With a sudden 2.6% price of groceries increase in April, according to the Consumer Price Index Summary, here's how to save money on food amid the coronavirus p [...] Read full article: Food prices hit new high amid coronaviru...→

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western Democratic governors on Monday asked Congress for $1 trillion in aid to plug the budgetary holes created by the novel coronavirus shutdown. Read full article: Five Western States Pact governors ask C...→

Stanford’s new coronavirus treatment approach: Hit hard — and early

Stanford’s new coronavirus treatment approach: Hit hard — and early

A new clinical trial at Stanford is part of an emerging movement to find COVID-19 medicines that can be given almost immediately after infection, before the vi [...] Read full article: Stanford’s new coronavirus treatment app...→

Casino closures during coronavirus hit Native American tribes especially hard

Casino closures during coronavirus hit Native American tribes especially hard

The nationwide closures of casinos during the coronavirus pandemic have dealt a devastating blow to many Native American tribes relying on these enterprises as [...] Read full article: Casino closures during coronavirus hit N...→

Televangelist Jim Bakker suffers stroke during coronavirus legal battles

Televangelist Jim Bakker suffers stroke during coronavirus legal battles

Embattled televangelist Jim Bakker recently suffered a stroke and will be taking a sabbatical from “The Jim Bakker Show,” according to his wife Lori. In a Face [...] Read full article: Televangelist Jim Bakker suffers stroke ...→

No ‘serious red flags’ found in state inspection of Cicero nursing home hit by coronavirus

No ‘serious red flags’ found in state inspection of Cicero nursing home hit by coronavirus

The state report did note concerns over the sanitation of laundry machines and the spacing of residents at mealtimes. Read full article: No ‘serious red flags’ found in state in...→

Doctors at hard-hit Italian hospital encouraged by drop in coronavirus ICU patients

Doctors at hard-hit Italian hospital encouraged by drop in coronavirus ICU patients

NBC News’ Richard Engel goes inside an Italian hospital in Lombardy where he sees a formerly intubated coronavirus patient leaving the ICU. Doctors say a drop [...] Read full article: Doctors at hard-hit Italian hospital enc...→

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

A new study by WalletHub identified Oregon and Washington as the best states for nurses, while New York ranked last. Read full article: New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is...→

Has the legal system been knocked out by coronavirus? Ask the lawyer

Has the legal system been knocked out by coronavirus? Ask the lawyer

While the courts are not hearing most civil cases for now, specified criminal case proceedings are moving forward; unlawful detainer actions are modified but n [...] Read full article: Has the legal system been knocked out by...→

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

If they are honest, historians judging the American experience during the coronavirus pandemic will excoriate our barbaric failure to protect the elderly. Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing hom...→

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

From iconic department stores to entertainment giants, the coronavirus has seemingly spared no one in its devastation of the U.S. economy. Read full article: Which major retail companies have filed ...→

California's coronavirus restrictions have governors all over the country duking it out over Tesla's fate

California's coronavirus restrictions have governors all over the country duking it out over Tesla's fate

Government officials across the United States have voiced their opinions about conflict between Tesla CEO Elon Musk and California's Alameda County. Read full article: California's coronavirus restrictions ha...→

Correction: Death reports show coronavirus hit San Jose’s poor, Latino neighborhoods hardest

A story published Sunday, May 10, about the disproportionate number of COVID-19 deaths among San Jose’s Latino community incorrectly identified Regional Medica [...] Read full article: Correction: Death reports show coronavir...→

Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by coronavirus

Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by coronavirus

Across the country, the novel coronavirus has laid bare the life-and-death consequences of racial inequality, which has disproportionately killed more African [...] Read full article: Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by...→

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Leaders of hard-hit cities push for regional, phased reopening

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Leaders of hard-hit cities push for regional, phased reopening

Leaders of major Massachusetts cities and those hard hit by the coronavirus crisis are calling for a regional, phased approach to reopening — and are cautionin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Leaders of...→

New Jersey Coronavirus Cases Hit 137,000

New Jersey Coronavirus Cases Hit 137,000

New Jersey confirmed 1,759 COVID-19 infections in the previous 24 hours, raising the state's total to 137,085 cases. Read full article: New Jersey Coronavirus Cases Hit 137,000...→

El Monte Approves Cash Assistance Of Up To $1,200 For Renters Hit Hard By Coronavirus

El Monte Approves Cash Assistance Of Up To $1,200 For Renters Hit Hard By Coronavirus

To qualify, residents must be within Los Angeles County’s 50% income limit and be able to prove they were financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: El Monte Approves Cash Assistance Of Up ...→

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Nevada and Rhode Island are both set to begin "phase one" of plans to reopen their economies amid the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday. Read full article: Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturd...→

California budget to take $54.3 billion coronavirus hit

California budget to take $54.3 billion coronavirus hit

A new memo Thursday from California’s finance department put the economic damage of the coronavirus pandemic in stark relief: a projected $54.3 billion hole in [...] Read full article: California budget to take $54.3 billion ...→

Coronavirus job losses have hit people of color the hardest

Coronavirus job losses have hit people of color the hardest

More Hispanics and African-Americans say they or their family have lost income due to COVID-19 compared to whites. Read full article: Coronavirus job losses have hit people o...→

Trump wants coronavirus-hit companies to ‘work it out’ with creditors, not use fed aid

Trump wants coronavirus-hit companies to ‘work it out’ with creditors, not use fed aid

The president says he prefers that businesses struggling because of the coronavirus pandemic work with lenders — including using bankruptcy protection — to kee [...] Read full article: Trump wants coronavirus-hit companies to...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

If they are honest, historians judging the American experience during the coronavirus pandemic will excoriate our barbaric failure to protect the elderly. Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing hom...→

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Fed up with what they see as inaction by federal immigration officials in the face of the coronavirus, immigrant-rights activists on Friday demanded governors [...] Read full article: Activists beg governors to free illegal ...→

Lynn Johnson: Help during coronavirus — US doing this to uplift those hit hardest by pandemic

Lynn Johnson: Help during coronavirus — US doing this to uplift those hit hardest by pandemic

Now, more than ever, it is important to protect, support and uplift children and families by providing services pivotal to their stability. Read full article: Lynn Johnson: Help during coronavirus — ...→

Restaurant worker suspended after using customer's coronavirus contract tracing details to hit on her

Restaurant worker suspended after using customer's coronavirus contract tracing details to hit on her

A New Zealand woman said she was "creeped out" when a male Subway employee repeatedly contacted her after she shared COVID-19 contact tracing details with the [...] Read full article: Restaurant worker suspended after using ...→

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...→

California's coronavirus restrictions have governors all over the country duking it out over Tesla's fate

California's coronavirus restrictions have governors all over the country duking it out over Tesla's fate

Government officials across the United States have voiced their opinions about conflict between Tesla CEO Elon Musk and California's Alameda County. Read full article: California's coronavirus restrictions ha...→

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western Democratic governors on Monday asked Congress for $1 trillion in aid to plug the budgetary holes created by the novel coronavirus shutdown. Read full article: Five Western States Pact governors ask C...→

Illinois May Not Hit Coronavirus Cases Peak Until Mid-June, Pritzker Warns

Illinois May Not Hit Coronavirus Cases Peak Until Mid-June, Pritzker Warns

During his daily coronavirus press briefing, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said that modelling data now indicates that the state may not hit its peak of coronavi [...] Read full article: Illinois May Not Hit Coronavirus Cases P...→

Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by coronavirus

Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by coronavirus

Across the country, the novel coronavirus has laid bare the life-and-death consequences of racial inequality, which has disproportionately killed more African [...] Read full article: Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by...→

Casino closures during coronavirus hit Native American tribes especially hard

Casino closures during coronavirus hit Native American tribes especially hard

The nationwide closures of casinos during the coronavirus pandemic have dealt a devastating blow to many Native American tribes relying on these enterprises as [...] Read full article: Casino closures during coronavirus hit N...→

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed a bill that would provide Americans with $2,000 in payments each month until the U.S. unemployment rate bounces back fro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propos...→

New Jersey Coronavirus Cases Hit 137,000

New Jersey Coronavirus Cases Hit 137,000

New Jersey confirmed 1,759 COVID-19 infections in the previous 24 hours, raising the state's total to 137,085 cases. Read full article: New Jersey Coronavirus Cases Hit 137,000...→

No ‘serious red flags’ found in state inspection of Cicero nursing home hit by coronavirus

No ‘serious red flags’ found in state inspection of Cicero nursing home hit by coronavirus

The state report did note concerns over the sanitation of laundry machines and the spacing of residents at mealtimes. Read full article: No ‘serious red flags’ found in state in...→

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Nevada and Rhode Island are both set to begin "phase one" of plans to reopen their economies amid the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday. Read full article: Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturd...→

When coronavirus hit, these small businesses got creative, but they still need help

When coronavirus hit, these small businesses got creative, but they still need help

Here's how these businesses adapted when they were affected by coronavirus shutdowns and social distancing, and they need support. Read full article: When coronavirus hit, these small busine...→

Coronavirus job losses have hit people of color the hardest

Coronavirus job losses have hit people of color the hardest

More Hispanics and African-Americans say they or their family have lost income due to COVID-19 compared to whites. Read full article: Coronavirus job losses have hit people o...→

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

A new study by WalletHub identified Oregon and Washington as the best states for nurses, while New York ranked last. Read full article: New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is...→

Mike Rowe says coronavirus-hit economy proves all workers are essential: 'Language always matters'

Mike Rowe says coronavirus-hit economy proves all workers are essential: 'Language always matters'

“Returning the Favor” host Mike Rowe questioned the widespread use of the term "essential worker" on "The Daily Briefing" Tuesday, arguing that many industries [...] Read full article: Mike Rowe says coronavirus-hit economy p...→

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

From iconic department stores to entertainment giants, the coronavirus has seemingly spared no one in its devastation of the U.S. economy. Read full article: Which major retail companies have filed ...→

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former New York Times reporter and Fox Nation host Alex Berenson told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Pennsylvania Gov. Thom [...] Read full article: Former NY Times reporter bashes governor...→

Food prices hit new high amid coronavirus pandemic

Food prices hit new high amid coronavirus pandemic

With a sudden 2.6% price of groceries increase in April, according to the Consumer Price Index Summary, here's how to save money on food amid the coronavirus p [...] Read full article: Food prices hit new high amid coronaviru...→

Correction: Death reports show coronavirus hit San Jose’s poor, Latino neighborhoods hardest

A story published Sunday, May 10, about the disproportionate number of COVID-19 deaths among San Jose’s Latino community incorrectly identified Regional Medica [...] Read full article: Correction: Death reports show coronavir...→

Stanford’s new coronavirus treatment approach: Hit hard — and early

Stanford’s new coronavirus treatment approach: Hit hard — and early

A new clinical trial at Stanford is part of an emerging movement to find COVID-19 medicines that can be given almost immediately after infection, before the vi [...] Read full article: Stanford’s new coronavirus treatment app...→

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers in Russia are being badly hit as the coronavirus epidemic in the country surges. Read full article: Health workers badly hit as Russia becom...→

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Leaders of hard-hit cities push for regional, phased reopening

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Leaders of hard-hit cities push for regional, phased reopening

Leaders of major Massachusetts cities and those hard hit by the coronavirus crisis are calling for a regional, phased approach to reopening — and are cautionin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Leaders of...→

Televangelist Jim Bakker suffers stroke during coronavirus legal battles

Televangelist Jim Bakker suffers stroke during coronavirus legal battles

Embattled televangelist Jim Bakker recently suffered a stroke and will be taking a sabbatical from “The Jim Bakker Show,” according to his wife Lori. In a Face [...] Read full article: Televangelist Jim Bakker suffers stroke ...→

Kenyan Governors: We Can't Control Coronavirus with Open Border

Kenyan Governors: We Can't Control Coronavirus with Open Border

Kenya's governors want national authorities to close the country's borders as illegal migration causes coronavirus cases to rise. Read full article: Kenyan Governors: We Can't Control Coron...→

El Monte Approves Cash Assistance Of Up To $1,200 For Renters Hit Hard By Coronavirus

El Monte Approves Cash Assistance Of Up To $1,200 For Renters Hit Hard By Coronavirus

To qualify, residents must be within Los Angeles County’s 50% income limit and be able to prove they were financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: El Monte Approves Cash Assistance Of Up ...→

California budget to take $54.3 billion coronavirus hit

California budget to take $54.3 billion coronavirus hit

A new memo Thursday from California’s finance department put the economic damage of the coronavirus pandemic in stark relief: a projected $54.3 billion hole in [...] Read full article: California budget to take $54.3 billion ...→

Doctors at hard-hit Italian hospital encouraged by drop in coronavirus ICU patients

Doctors at hard-hit Italian hospital encouraged by drop in coronavirus ICU patients

NBC News’ Richard Engel goes inside an Italian hospital in Lombardy where he sees a formerly intubated coronavirus patient leaving the ICU. Doctors say a drop [...] Read full article: Doctors at hard-hit Italian hospital enc...→

Trump wants coronavirus-hit companies to ‘work it out’ with creditors, not use fed aid

Trump wants coronavirus-hit companies to ‘work it out’ with creditors, not use fed aid

The president says he prefers that businesses struggling because of the coronavirus pandemic work with lenders — including using bankruptcy protection — to kee [...] Read full article: Trump wants coronavirus-hit companies to...→

Has the legal system been knocked out by coronavirus? Ask the lawyer

Has the legal system been knocked out by coronavirus? Ask the lawyer

While the courts are not hearing most civil cases for now, specified criminal case proceedings are moving forward; unlawful detainer actions are modified but n [...] Read full article: Has the legal system been knocked out by...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

If they are honest, historians judging the American experience during the coronavirus pandemic will excoriate our barbaric failure to protect the elderly. Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing hom...→

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Fed up with what they see as inaction by federal immigration officials in the face of the coronavirus, immigrant-rights activists on Friday demanded governors [...] Read full article: Activists beg governors to free illegal ...→

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

From iconic department stores to entertainment giants, the coronavirus has seemingly spared no one in its devastation of the U.S. economy. Read full article: Which major retail companies have filed ...→

Lynn Johnson: Help during coronavirus — US doing this to uplift those hit hardest by pandemic

Lynn Johnson: Help during coronavirus — US doing this to uplift those hit hardest by pandemic

Now, more than ever, it is important to protect, support and uplift children and families by providing services pivotal to their stability. Read full article: Lynn Johnson: Help during coronavirus — ...→

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former New York Times reporter and Fox Nation host Alex Berenson told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Pennsylvania Gov. Thom [...] Read full article: Former NY Times reporter bashes governor...→

Restaurant worker suspended after using customer's coronavirus contract tracing details to hit on her

Restaurant worker suspended after using customer's coronavirus contract tracing details to hit on her

A New Zealand woman said she was "creeped out" when a male Subway employee repeatedly contacted her after she shared COVID-19 contact tracing details with the [...] Read full article: Restaurant worker suspended after using ...→

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...→

Food prices hit new high amid coronavirus pandemic

Food prices hit new high amid coronavirus pandemic

With a sudden 2.6% price of groceries increase in April, according to the Consumer Price Index Summary, here's how to save money on food amid the coronavirus p [...] Read full article: Food prices hit new high amid coronaviru...→

California's coronavirus restrictions have governors all over the country duking it out over Tesla's fate

California's coronavirus restrictions have governors all over the country duking it out over Tesla's fate

Government officials across the United States have voiced their opinions about conflict between Tesla CEO Elon Musk and California's Alameda County. Read full article: California's coronavirus restrictions ha...→

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western Democratic governors on Monday asked Congress for $1 trillion in aid to plug the budgetary holes created by the novel coronavirus shutdown. Read full article: Five Western States Pact governors ask C...→

Correction: Death reports show coronavirus hit San Jose’s poor, Latino neighborhoods hardest

A story published Sunday, May 10, about the disproportionate number of COVID-19 deaths among San Jose’s Latino community incorrectly identified Regional Medica [...] Read full article: Correction: Death reports show coronavir...→

Illinois May Not Hit Coronavirus Cases Peak Until Mid-June, Pritzker Warns

Illinois May Not Hit Coronavirus Cases Peak Until Mid-June, Pritzker Warns

During his daily coronavirus press briefing, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said that modelling data now indicates that the state may not hit its peak of coronavi [...] Read full article: Illinois May Not Hit Coronavirus Cases P...→

Stanford’s new coronavirus treatment approach: Hit hard — and early

Stanford’s new coronavirus treatment approach: Hit hard — and early

A new clinical trial at Stanford is part of an emerging movement to find COVID-19 medicines that can be given almost immediately after infection, before the vi [...] Read full article: Stanford’s new coronavirus treatment app...→

Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by coronavirus

Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by coronavirus

Across the country, the novel coronavirus has laid bare the life-and-death consequences of racial inequality, which has disproportionately killed more African [...] Read full article: Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by...→

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers in Russia are being badly hit as the coronavirus epidemic in the country surges. Read full article: Health workers badly hit as Russia becom...→

Casino closures during coronavirus hit Native American tribes especially hard

Casino closures during coronavirus hit Native American tribes especially hard

The nationwide closures of casinos during the coronavirus pandemic have dealt a devastating blow to many Native American tribes relying on these enterprises as [...] Read full article: Casino closures during coronavirus hit N...→

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Leaders of hard-hit cities push for regional, phased reopening

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Leaders of hard-hit cities push for regional, phased reopening

Leaders of major Massachusetts cities and those hard hit by the coronavirus crisis are calling for a regional, phased approach to reopening — and are cautionin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Leaders of...→

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed a bill that would provide Americans with $2,000 in payments each month until the U.S. unemployment rate bounces back fro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propos...→

Televangelist Jim Bakker suffers stroke during coronavirus legal battles

Televangelist Jim Bakker suffers stroke during coronavirus legal battles

Embattled televangelist Jim Bakker recently suffered a stroke and will be taking a sabbatical from “The Jim Bakker Show,” according to his wife Lori. In a Face [...] Read full article: Televangelist Jim Bakker suffers stroke ...→

New Jersey Coronavirus Cases Hit 137,000

New Jersey Coronavirus Cases Hit 137,000

New Jersey confirmed 1,759 COVID-19 infections in the previous 24 hours, raising the state's total to 137,085 cases. Read full article: New Jersey Coronavirus Cases Hit 137,000...→

Kenyan Governors: We Can't Control Coronavirus with Open Border

Kenyan Governors: We Can't Control Coronavirus with Open Border

Kenya's governors want national authorities to close the country's borders as illegal migration causes coronavirus cases to rise. Read full article: Kenyan Governors: We Can't Control Coron...→

No ‘serious red flags’ found in state inspection of Cicero nursing home hit by coronavirus

No ‘serious red flags’ found in state inspection of Cicero nursing home hit by coronavirus

The state report did note concerns over the sanitation of laundry machines and the spacing of residents at mealtimes. Read full article: No ‘serious red flags’ found in state in...→

El Monte Approves Cash Assistance Of Up To $1,200 For Renters Hit Hard By Coronavirus

El Monte Approves Cash Assistance Of Up To $1,200 For Renters Hit Hard By Coronavirus

To qualify, residents must be within Los Angeles County’s 50% income limit and be able to prove they were financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: El Monte Approves Cash Assistance Of Up ...→

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Nevada and Rhode Island are both set to begin "phase one" of plans to reopen their economies amid the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday. Read full article: Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturd...→

California budget to take $54.3 billion coronavirus hit

California budget to take $54.3 billion coronavirus hit

A new memo Thursday from California’s finance department put the economic damage of the coronavirus pandemic in stark relief: a projected $54.3 billion hole in [...] Read full article: California budget to take $54.3 billion ...→

When coronavirus hit, these small businesses got creative, but they still need help

When coronavirus hit, these small businesses got creative, but they still need help

Here's how these businesses adapted when they were affected by coronavirus shutdowns and social distancing, and they need support. Read full article: When coronavirus hit, these small busine...→

Doctors at hard-hit Italian hospital encouraged by drop in coronavirus ICU patients

Doctors at hard-hit Italian hospital encouraged by drop in coronavirus ICU patients

NBC News’ Richard Engel goes inside an Italian hospital in Lombardy where he sees a formerly intubated coronavirus patient leaving the ICU. Doctors say a drop [...] Read full article: Doctors at hard-hit Italian hospital enc...→

Coronavirus job losses have hit people of color the hardest

Coronavirus job losses have hit people of color the hardest

More Hispanics and African-Americans say they or their family have lost income due to COVID-19 compared to whites. Read full article: Coronavirus job losses have hit people o...→

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

A new study by WalletHub identified Oregon and Washington as the best states for nurses, while New York ranked last. Read full article: New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is...→

Trump wants coronavirus-hit companies to ‘work it out’ with creditors, not use fed aid

Trump wants coronavirus-hit companies to ‘work it out’ with creditors, not use fed aid

The president says he prefers that businesses struggling because of the coronavirus pandemic work with lenders — including using bankruptcy protection — to kee [...] Read full article: Trump wants coronavirus-hit companies to...→

Mike Rowe says coronavirus-hit economy proves all workers are essential: 'Language always matters'

Mike Rowe says coronavirus-hit economy proves all workers are essential: 'Language always matters'

“Returning the Favor” host Mike Rowe questioned the widespread use of the term "essential worker" on "The Daily Briefing" Tuesday, arguing that many industries [...] Read full article: Mike Rowe says coronavirus-hit economy p...→

Has the legal system been knocked out by coronavirus? Ask the lawyer

Has the legal system been knocked out by coronavirus? Ask the lawyer

While the courts are not hearing most civil cases for now, specified criminal case proceedings are moving forward; unlawful detainer actions are modified but n [...] Read full article: Has the legal system been knocked out by...→