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Disney parks could burn through $27 million a day amid COVID-19 pandemic, analysts warn

Disney parks could burn through $27 million a day amid COVID-19 pandemic, analysts warn

An analysts report from Wells Fargo Securities entitled ‘Thanos Returns as Coronavirus’ estimates that the shuttering of Disney resorts around the globe amid t [...] Read full article: Disney parks could burn through $27 mill...→

Disney parks could burn through $27 million a day amid COVID-19 pandemic, analysts warn

Disney parks could burn through $27 million a day amid COVID-19 pandemic, analysts warn

An analysts report from Wells Fargo Securities entitled ‘Thanos Returns as Coronavirus’ estimates that the shuttering of Disney resorts around the globe amid t [...] Read full article: Disney parks could burn through $27 mill...→

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Oakland is a hot spot for the coronavirus so crowd control at Lake Merritt, the heart and crown jewel of Oakland, is especially important this Memorial Day wee [...] Read full article: Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake...→

Career fair aims to help connect Floridians to jobs amid COVID-19

Career fair aims to help connect Floridians to jobs amid COVID-19

The Gandy Civic Association and State Representative Jackie Toledo are teaming up to hold a three-phased event series to get people the tools they need to seek [...] Read full article: Career fair aims to help connect Floridi...→

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

Nearly 108 million people in China's Jilin province are being forced back on lockdown after a growing group of new coronavirus infections has triggered a backs [...] Read full article: More than 100 million people in China fa...→

New website aims to empower New York City's food scene amid the COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

A new digital initiative has launched to help empower New York City's restaurants and bars during the COVID-19 pandemic. #SaveNYCEats is an online Read full article: New website aims to empower New York Cit...→

'I had a watch party': MSU's class of 2020 embrace virtual graduation amid COVID-19

'I had a watch party': MSU's class of 2020 embrace virtual graduation amid COVID-19

After years of hard work college graduates are still receiving degrees, but graduation ceremonies have had to be canceled in the midst of the pandemic. Read full article: 'I had a watch party': MSU's class of 20...→

Feinstein Faces Scrutiny Over Husband's Biotech Stock Transactions Amid COVID-19 Market Freefall

Feinstein Faces Scrutiny Over Husband's Biotech Stock Transactions Amid COVID-19 Market Freefall

In the wake of the stock market collapse spurred by the economic impact of the COVID-19 crisis, U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein has had to answer questions about [...] Read full article: Feinstein Faces Scrutiny Over Husband's ...→

Rush hospital system latest to make cuts amid COVID-19 financial struggles

Rush hospital system latest to make cuts amid COVID-19 financial struggles

The Rush University System for Health plans to not give raises this year and is asking executives to take pay cuts after suffering financial losses related to [...] Read full article: Rush hospital system latest to make cuts...→

Illinois suffers worst COVID-19 day yet: 192 deaths in 24 hours

In total, 3,793 people have died from the coronavirus in Illinois. The Illinois Dept. of Public Health also reported 1,677 new positive cases, bringing the sta [...] Read full article: Illinois suffers worst COVID-19 day yet:...→

More people now using side hustles to earn extra income amid COVID-19 crisis

More people now using side hustles to earn extra income amid COVID-19 crisis

With tens of millions of Americans unemployed, experts say having a supplemental income is becoming more important in this uncertain economy. Read full article: More people now using side hustles to ea...→

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, pop-up lab performs vital work with volunteer scientists

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, pop-up lab performs vital work with volunteer scientists

When stay-at-home orders went into effect across the U.S. starting in late March, research labs were also shut down. Countless scientists were among those shel [...] Read full article: Amid COVID-19 pandemic, pop-up lab perfo...→

COVID-19 unleashes wave of fraud in US amid fear and scarcity

COVID-19 unleashes wave of fraud in US amid fear and scarcity

The COVID-19 outbreak has unleashed a wave of fraud as people are attempting to take advantage of people's fears for financial gain. Read full article: COVID-19 unleashes wave of fraud in US a...→

Indiana Beach gets $3 million incentive, must reopen this year if COVID-19 allows

Indiana Beach gets $3 million incentive, must reopen this year if COVID-19 allows

Indiana Beach Holdings will have to open the amusement park sometime this summer, although that requirement may be extended into next year. It must also hire a [...] Read full article: Indiana Beach gets $3 million incentive,...→

Johns Hopkins launches free contact tracing course amid COVID-19 pandemic

Johns Hopkins launches free contact tracing course amid COVID-19 pandemic

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Johns Hopkins is offering a free online contact tracer course to anyone who wants to take it. Read full article: Johns Hopkins launches free contact trac...→

Green Bronx Machine delivers fresh fruit, vegetables to Bronx residents amid COVID-19

Green Bronx Machine delivers fresh fruit, vegetables to Bronx residents amid COVID-19

A Bronx greenhouse is sending fresh fruits and vegetables to Bronx residents during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Green Bronx Machine delivers fresh fruit...→

Walnut Creek braces for $12.1 million budget deficit after COVID-19 shutdown of stores, theater

Walnut Creek braces for $12.1 million budget deficit after COVID-19 shutdown of stores, theater

To compare it to the Great Recession that started in 2008, the city lost about 28 percent in sales tax over four years, which was recovered over about the same [...] Read full article: Walnut Creek braces for $12.1 million bu...→

Instagram launches new tool focused on mental health, wellness amid COVID-19

Instagram launches new tool focused on mental health, wellness amid COVID-19

Instagram launches new tool focused on mental health, wellness; "GMA" is one of the publishers collaborating with Instagram on Guides. Read full article: Instagram launches new tool focused on m...→

Campers Mostly Out Of Luck This Memorial Day Weekend Due To COVID-19 Restrictions

Campers Mostly Out Of Luck This Memorial Day Weekend Due To COVID-19 Restrictions

The Governor's latest executive order still won't allow camping in state parks, and the Department of Natural Resources won't say when restrictions might lift. Read full article: Campers Mostly Out Of Luck This Memorial...→

Feds provide $161 million for DuPage County's COVID-19 response

Feds provide $161 million for DuPage County's COVID-19 response

DuPage County has received more than $161 million in federal funding to help pay for its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Feds provide $161 million for DuPage Cou...→

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were  [...]

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were [...]

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were scarce and an anguished doctor warned he was being sent to war without bullets, [...] Read full article: WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19...→

CTA, Motormen Clash Over Train Cleaning Procedures Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

CTA, Motormen Clash Over Train Cleaning Procedures Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

An increasingly bitter war of words has erupted between the Chicago Transit Authority and its motormen’s union over sanitation safeguards on the city’s trains. [...] Read full article: CTA, Motormen Clash Over Train Cleaning ...→

Steak ‘n Shake Permanently Closes 57 Locations Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Steak ‘n Shake Permanently Closes 57 Locations Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Steak ‘n Shake restaurants across the United States have closed due to lack of sales during the COVID-19 pandemic. Biglari Holdings Inc., Steak ‘n Shake’s pare [...] Read full article: Steak ‘n Shake Permanently Closes 57 Loc...→

Hospital CEOs take pay cuts amid COVID-19

As losses mount, Chicago-area hospital chains like Advocate Aurora Health and Loyola Medicine have had to trim costs—including at the top. Read full article: Hospital CEOs take pay cuts amid COVID-1...→

Global COVID-19 cases pass 5 million mark

Global COVID-19 cases pass 5 million mark

Johns Hopkins University's tally shows 5,011,000 confirmed cases, more than 1.5 million of them in the U.S. Read full article: Global COVID-19 cases pass 5 million mar...→

Two Queens parks to open with restrictions and limited services during Memorial Day weekend - amNewYork

BY JACOB KAYE As Memorial Day approaches, Gateway National Recreation Area — a large urban park that covers Sandy Hook in New Jersey and Jamaica Bay and Read full article: Two Queens parks to open with restrictio...→

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers at restaurants in Los Angeles, Monterey Park and San Jose filed complaints Tuesday, May 19, after CAL/OSHA allegedly failed to act on employ [...] Read full article: McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose alleg...→

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

Fewer Americans are calling their mortgage servicers to ask for relief from mortgage payments, but the housing industry isn’t out of the woods yet. More than 4 [...] Read full article: More than 4 million homeowners skip mort...→

Knock-Knock No More: Doors Are Being Redesigned Amid COVID-19

Knock-Knock No More: Doors Are Being Redesigned Amid COVID-19

Doors carry disease. A contaminated doorknob can infect half an office in just a few hours. But you can’t exactly socially distance from a door. Read full article: Knock-Knock No More: Doors Are Being Red...→

Texas Sees Deadliest COVID-19 Day So Far With 58 Deaths

Texas Sees Deadliest COVID-19 Day So Far With 58 Deaths

Texas saw its deadliest COVID-19 day of the coronavirus pandemic so far, with state officials reporting 58 deaths during a time span between Wednesday and Thur [...] Read full article: Texas Sees Deadliest COVID-19 Day So Far...→

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

In a Thursday update, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) says there are 523 additional COVID-19 cases in the state and 25 more deaths. A new benchmark wa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional...→

192 COVID-19 Deaths In Illinois In Past Day; Largest One-Day Death Toll So Far

192 COVID-19 Deaths In Illinois In Past Day; Largest One-Day Death Toll So Far

Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said there were 1,677 new confirmed cases of the virus in the past day, bringing the state's tota [...] Read full article: 192 COVID-19 Deaths In Illinois In Past ...→

Guide to getting better sleep amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Guide to getting better sleep amid the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is not only disrupting our livelihoods and relationships. For many, it’s causing disruption in sleep. Read full article: Guide to getting better sleep amid the C...→

USDA Reports Higher Prices For Certain Groceries Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

USDA Reports Higher Prices For Certain Groceries Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

According to the USDA, the cost of a dozen eggs has gone up by 49 cents in the last month. Chicken breasts are currently up about 20 cents, and pork chops by a [...] Read full article: USDA Reports Higher Prices For Certain G...→

New Jersey parks littered with urine, feces as bathrooms remain closed amid coronavirus lockdown reopening

New Jersey parks littered with urine, feces as bathrooms remain closed amid coronavirus lockdown reopening

A stinky situation is brewing in New Jersey. Authorities are finding an “inordinate amount of urine and feces being left behind in the parks in water bottles”  [...] Read full article: New Jersey parks littered with urine, fe...→

Here's how hair salons are reopening amid COVID-19

Here's how hair salons are reopening amid COVID-19

Hair salons reopen with stricter guidelines, sanitized stations and revamped service as they get back to business amid COVID-19. Read full article: Here's how hair salons are reopening ami...→

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Oakland is a hot spot for the coronavirus so crowd control at Lake Merritt, the heart and crown jewel of Oakland, is especially important this Memorial Day wee [...] Read full article: Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake...→

Career fair aims to help connect Floridians to jobs amid COVID-19

Career fair aims to help connect Floridians to jobs amid COVID-19

The Gandy Civic Association and State Representative Jackie Toledo are teaming up to hold a three-phased event series to get people the tools they need to seek [...] Read full article: Career fair aims to help connect Floridi...→

Two Queens parks to open with restrictions and limited services during Memorial Day weekend - amNewYork

BY JACOB KAYE As Memorial Day approaches, Gateway National Recreation Area — a large urban park that covers Sandy Hook in New Jersey and Jamaica Bay and Read full article: Two Queens parks to open with restrictio...→

Walnut Creek braces for $12.1 million budget deficit after COVID-19 shutdown of stores, theater

Walnut Creek braces for $12.1 million budget deficit after COVID-19 shutdown of stores, theater

To compare it to the Great Recession that started in 2008, the city lost about 28 percent in sales tax over four years, which was recovered over about the same [...] Read full article: Walnut Creek braces for $12.1 million bu...→

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

Nearly 108 million people in China's Jilin province are being forced back on lockdown after a growing group of new coronavirus infections has triggered a backs [...] Read full article: More than 100 million people in China fa...→

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

Fewer Americans are calling their mortgage servicers to ask for relief from mortgage payments, but the housing industry isn’t out of the woods yet. More than 4 [...] Read full article: More than 4 million homeowners skip mort...→

Instagram launches new tool focused on mental health, wellness amid COVID-19

Instagram launches new tool focused on mental health, wellness amid COVID-19

Instagram launches new tool focused on mental health, wellness; "GMA" is one of the publishers collaborating with Instagram on Guides. Read full article: Instagram launches new tool focused on m...→

'I had a watch party': MSU's class of 2020 embrace virtual graduation amid COVID-19

'I had a watch party': MSU's class of 2020 embrace virtual graduation amid COVID-19

After years of hard work college graduates are still receiving degrees, but graduation ceremonies have had to be canceled in the midst of the pandemic. Read full article: 'I had a watch party': MSU's class of 20...→

Texas Sees Deadliest COVID-19 Day So Far With 58 Deaths

Texas Sees Deadliest COVID-19 Day So Far With 58 Deaths

Texas saw its deadliest COVID-19 day of the coronavirus pandemic so far, with state officials reporting 58 deaths during a time span between Wednesday and Thur [...] Read full article: Texas Sees Deadliest COVID-19 Day So Far...→

Feds provide $161 million for DuPage County's COVID-19 response

Feds provide $161 million for DuPage County's COVID-19 response

DuPage County has received more than $161 million in federal funding to help pay for its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Feds provide $161 million for DuPage Cou...→

Illinois suffers worst COVID-19 day yet: 192 deaths in 24 hours

In total, 3,793 people have died from the coronavirus in Illinois. The Illinois Dept. of Public Health also reported 1,677 new positive cases, bringing the sta [...] Read full article: Illinois suffers worst COVID-19 day yet:...→

Guide to getting better sleep amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Guide to getting better sleep amid the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is not only disrupting our livelihoods and relationships. For many, it’s causing disruption in sleep. Read full article: Guide to getting better sleep amid the C...→

CTA, Motormen Clash Over Train Cleaning Procedures Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

CTA, Motormen Clash Over Train Cleaning Procedures Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

An increasingly bitter war of words has erupted between the Chicago Transit Authority and its motormen’s union over sanitation safeguards on the city’s trains. [...] Read full article: CTA, Motormen Clash Over Train Cleaning ...→

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, pop-up lab performs vital work with volunteer scientists

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, pop-up lab performs vital work with volunteer scientists

When stay-at-home orders went into effect across the U.S. starting in late March, research labs were also shut down. Countless scientists were among those shel [...] Read full article: Amid COVID-19 pandemic, pop-up lab perfo...→

USDA Reports Higher Prices For Certain Groceries Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

USDA Reports Higher Prices For Certain Groceries Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

According to the USDA, the cost of a dozen eggs has gone up by 49 cents in the last month. Chicken breasts are currently up about 20 cents, and pork chops by a [...] Read full article: USDA Reports Higher Prices For Certain G...→

Steak ‘n Shake Permanently Closes 57 Locations Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Steak ‘n Shake Permanently Closes 57 Locations Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Steak ‘n Shake restaurants across the United States have closed due to lack of sales during the COVID-19 pandemic. Biglari Holdings Inc., Steak ‘n Shake’s pare [...] Read full article: Steak ‘n Shake Permanently Closes 57 Loc...→

Indiana Beach gets $3 million incentive, must reopen this year if COVID-19 allows

Indiana Beach gets $3 million incentive, must reopen this year if COVID-19 allows

Indiana Beach Holdings will have to open the amusement park sometime this summer, although that requirement may be extended into next year. It must also hire a [...] Read full article: Indiana Beach gets $3 million incentive,...→

New Jersey parks littered with urine, feces as bathrooms remain closed amid coronavirus lockdown reopening

New Jersey parks littered with urine, feces as bathrooms remain closed amid coronavirus lockdown reopening

A stinky situation is brewing in New Jersey. Authorities are finding an “inordinate amount of urine and feces being left behind in the parks in water bottles”  [...] Read full article: New Jersey parks littered with urine, fe...→

Hospital CEOs take pay cuts amid COVID-19

As losses mount, Chicago-area hospital chains like Advocate Aurora Health and Loyola Medicine have had to trim costs—including at the top. Read full article: Hospital CEOs take pay cuts amid COVID-1...→

Green Bronx Machine delivers fresh fruit, vegetables to Bronx residents amid COVID-19

Green Bronx Machine delivers fresh fruit, vegetables to Bronx residents amid COVID-19

A Bronx greenhouse is sending fresh fruits and vegetables to Bronx residents during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Green Bronx Machine delivers fresh fruit...→

Global COVID-19 cases pass 5 million mark

Global COVID-19 cases pass 5 million mark

Johns Hopkins University's tally shows 5,011,000 confirmed cases, more than 1.5 million of them in the U.S. Read full article: Global COVID-19 cases pass 5 million mar...→

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers at restaurants in Los Angeles, Monterey Park and San Jose filed complaints Tuesday, May 19, after CAL/OSHA allegedly failed to act on employ [...] Read full article: McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose alleg...→

New website aims to empower New York City's food scene amid the COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

A new digital initiative has launched to help empower New York City's restaurants and bars during the COVID-19 pandemic. #SaveNYCEats is an online Read full article: New website aims to empower New York Cit...→

Knock-Knock No More: Doors Are Being Redesigned Amid COVID-19

Knock-Knock No More: Doors Are Being Redesigned Amid COVID-19

Doors carry disease. A contaminated doorknob can infect half an office in just a few hours. But you can’t exactly socially distance from a door. Read full article: Knock-Knock No More: Doors Are Being Red...→

Campers Mostly Out Of Luck This Memorial Day Weekend Due To COVID-19 Restrictions

Campers Mostly Out Of Luck This Memorial Day Weekend Due To COVID-19 Restrictions

The Governor's latest executive order still won't allow camping in state parks, and the Department of Natural Resources won't say when restrictions might lift. Read full article: Campers Mostly Out Of Luck This Memorial...→

Feinstein Faces Scrutiny Over Husband's Biotech Stock Transactions Amid COVID-19 Market Freefall

Feinstein Faces Scrutiny Over Husband's Biotech Stock Transactions Amid COVID-19 Market Freefall

In the wake of the stock market collapse spurred by the economic impact of the COVID-19 crisis, U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein has had to answer questions about [...] Read full article: Feinstein Faces Scrutiny Over Husband's ...→

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

In a Thursday update, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) says there are 523 additional COVID-19 cases in the state and 25 more deaths. A new benchmark wa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional...→

Rush hospital system latest to make cuts amid COVID-19 financial struggles

Rush hospital system latest to make cuts amid COVID-19 financial struggles

The Rush University System for Health plans to not give raises this year and is asking executives to take pay cuts after suffering financial losses related to [...] Read full article: Rush hospital system latest to make cuts...→

192 COVID-19 Deaths In Illinois In Past Day; Largest One-Day Death Toll So Far

192 COVID-19 Deaths In Illinois In Past Day; Largest One-Day Death Toll So Far

Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said there were 1,677 new confirmed cases of the virus in the past day, bringing the state's tota [...] Read full article: 192 COVID-19 Deaths In Illinois In Past ...→

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were  [...]

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were [...]

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were scarce and an anguished doctor warned he was being sent to war without bullets, [...] Read full article: WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19...→

More people now using side hustles to earn extra income amid COVID-19 crisis

More people now using side hustles to earn extra income amid COVID-19 crisis

With tens of millions of Americans unemployed, experts say having a supplemental income is becoming more important in this uncertain economy. Read full article: More people now using side hustles to ea...→

COVID-19 unleashes wave of fraud in US amid fear and scarcity

COVID-19 unleashes wave of fraud in US amid fear and scarcity

The COVID-19 outbreak has unleashed a wave of fraud as people are attempting to take advantage of people's fears for financial gain. Read full article: COVID-19 unleashes wave of fraud in US a...→

Johns Hopkins launches free contact tracing course amid COVID-19 pandemic

Johns Hopkins launches free contact tracing course amid COVID-19 pandemic

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Johns Hopkins is offering a free online contact tracer course to anyone who wants to take it. Read full article: Johns Hopkins launches free contact trac...→

Here's how hair salons are reopening amid COVID-19

Here's how hair salons are reopening amid COVID-19

Hair salons reopen with stricter guidelines, sanitized stations and revamped service as they get back to business amid COVID-19. Read full article: Here's how hair salons are reopening ami...→

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Oakland is a hot spot for the coronavirus so crowd control at Lake Merritt, the heart and crown jewel of Oakland, is especially important this Memorial Day wee [...] Read full article: Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake...→

Green Bronx Machine delivers fresh fruit, vegetables to Bronx residents amid COVID-19

Green Bronx Machine delivers fresh fruit, vegetables to Bronx residents amid COVID-19

A Bronx greenhouse is sending fresh fruits and vegetables to Bronx residents during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Green Bronx Machine delivers fresh fruit...→

Global COVID-19 cases pass 5 million mark

Global COVID-19 cases pass 5 million mark

Johns Hopkins University's tally shows 5,011,000 confirmed cases, more than 1.5 million of them in the U.S. Read full article: Global COVID-19 cases pass 5 million mar...→

Career fair aims to help connect Floridians to jobs amid COVID-19

Career fair aims to help connect Floridians to jobs amid COVID-19

The Gandy Civic Association and State Representative Jackie Toledo are teaming up to hold a three-phased event series to get people the tools they need to seek [...] Read full article: Career fair aims to help connect Floridi...→

Two Queens parks to open with restrictions and limited services during Memorial Day weekend - amNewYork

BY JACOB KAYE As Memorial Day approaches, Gateway National Recreation Area — a large urban park that covers Sandy Hook in New Jersey and Jamaica Bay and Read full article: Two Queens parks to open with restrictio...→

Walnut Creek braces for $12.1 million budget deficit after COVID-19 shutdown of stores, theater

Walnut Creek braces for $12.1 million budget deficit after COVID-19 shutdown of stores, theater

To compare it to the Great Recession that started in 2008, the city lost about 28 percent in sales tax over four years, which was recovered over about the same [...] Read full article: Walnut Creek braces for $12.1 million bu...→

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose allege unsafe work conditions amid COVID-19 pandemic

McDonald’s workers at restaurants in Los Angeles, Monterey Park and San Jose filed complaints Tuesday, May 19, after CAL/OSHA allegedly failed to act on employ [...] Read full article: McDonald’s workers in LA, San Jose alleg...→

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

Nearly 108 million people in China's Jilin province are being forced back on lockdown after a growing group of new coronavirus infections has triggered a backs [...] Read full article: More than 100 million people in China fa...→

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

Fewer Americans are calling their mortgage servicers to ask for relief from mortgage payments, but the housing industry isn’t out of the woods yet. More than 4 [...] Read full article: More than 4 million homeowners skip mort...→

New website aims to empower New York City's food scene amid the COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

A new digital initiative has launched to help empower New York City's restaurants and bars during the COVID-19 pandemic. #SaveNYCEats is an online Read full article: New website aims to empower New York Cit...→

Instagram launches new tool focused on mental health, wellness amid COVID-19

Instagram launches new tool focused on mental health, wellness amid COVID-19

Instagram launches new tool focused on mental health, wellness; "GMA" is one of the publishers collaborating with Instagram on Guides. Read full article: Instagram launches new tool focused on m...→

Knock-Knock No More: Doors Are Being Redesigned Amid COVID-19

Knock-Knock No More: Doors Are Being Redesigned Amid COVID-19

Doors carry disease. A contaminated doorknob can infect half an office in just a few hours. But you can’t exactly socially distance from a door. Read full article: Knock-Knock No More: Doors Are Being Red...→

'I had a watch party': MSU's class of 2020 embrace virtual graduation amid COVID-19

'I had a watch party': MSU's class of 2020 embrace virtual graduation amid COVID-19

After years of hard work college graduates are still receiving degrees, but graduation ceremonies have had to be canceled in the midst of the pandemic. Read full article: 'I had a watch party': MSU's class of 20...→

Campers Mostly Out Of Luck This Memorial Day Weekend Due To COVID-19 Restrictions

Campers Mostly Out Of Luck This Memorial Day Weekend Due To COVID-19 Restrictions

The Governor's latest executive order still won't allow camping in state parks, and the Department of Natural Resources won't say when restrictions might lift. Read full article: Campers Mostly Out Of Luck This Memorial...→

Texas Sees Deadliest COVID-19 Day So Far With 58 Deaths

Texas Sees Deadliest COVID-19 Day So Far With 58 Deaths

Texas saw its deadliest COVID-19 day of the coronavirus pandemic so far, with state officials reporting 58 deaths during a time span between Wednesday and Thur [...] Read full article: Texas Sees Deadliest COVID-19 Day So Far...→

Feinstein Faces Scrutiny Over Husband's Biotech Stock Transactions Amid COVID-19 Market Freefall

Feinstein Faces Scrutiny Over Husband's Biotech Stock Transactions Amid COVID-19 Market Freefall

In the wake of the stock market collapse spurred by the economic impact of the COVID-19 crisis, U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein has had to answer questions about [...] Read full article: Feinstein Faces Scrutiny Over Husband's ...→

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

In a Thursday update, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) says there are 523 additional COVID-19 cases in the state and 25 more deaths. A new benchmark wa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional...→

Rush hospital system latest to make cuts amid COVID-19 financial struggles

Rush hospital system latest to make cuts amid COVID-19 financial struggles

The Rush University System for Health plans to not give raises this year and is asking executives to take pay cuts after suffering financial losses related to [...] Read full article: Rush hospital system latest to make cuts...→

Feds provide $161 million for DuPage County's COVID-19 response

Feds provide $161 million for DuPage County's COVID-19 response

DuPage County has received more than $161 million in federal funding to help pay for its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Feds provide $161 million for DuPage Cou...→

192 COVID-19 Deaths In Illinois In Past Day; Largest One-Day Death Toll So Far

192 COVID-19 Deaths In Illinois In Past Day; Largest One-Day Death Toll So Far

Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said there were 1,677 new confirmed cases of the virus in the past day, bringing the state's tota [...] Read full article: 192 COVID-19 Deaths In Illinois In Past ...→

Illinois suffers worst COVID-19 day yet: 192 deaths in 24 hours

In total, 3,793 people have died from the coronavirus in Illinois. The Illinois Dept. of Public Health also reported 1,677 new positive cases, bringing the sta [...] Read full article: Illinois suffers worst COVID-19 day yet:...→

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were  [...]

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were [...]

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were scarce and an anguished doctor warned he was being sent to war without bullets, [...] Read full article: WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19...→

Guide to getting better sleep amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Guide to getting better sleep amid the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is not only disrupting our livelihoods and relationships. For many, it’s causing disruption in sleep. Read full article: Guide to getting better sleep amid the C...→

More people now using side hustles to earn extra income amid COVID-19 crisis

More people now using side hustles to earn extra income amid COVID-19 crisis

With tens of millions of Americans unemployed, experts say having a supplemental income is becoming more important in this uncertain economy. Read full article: More people now using side hustles to ea...→

CTA, Motormen Clash Over Train Cleaning Procedures Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

CTA, Motormen Clash Over Train Cleaning Procedures Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

An increasingly bitter war of words has erupted between the Chicago Transit Authority and its motormen’s union over sanitation safeguards on the city’s trains. [...] Read full article: CTA, Motormen Clash Over Train Cleaning ...→

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, pop-up lab performs vital work with volunteer scientists

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, pop-up lab performs vital work with volunteer scientists

When stay-at-home orders went into effect across the U.S. starting in late March, research labs were also shut down. Countless scientists were among those shel [...] Read full article: Amid COVID-19 pandemic, pop-up lab perfo...→

USDA Reports Higher Prices For Certain Groceries Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

USDA Reports Higher Prices For Certain Groceries Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

According to the USDA, the cost of a dozen eggs has gone up by 49 cents in the last month. Chicken breasts are currently up about 20 cents, and pork chops by a [...] Read full article: USDA Reports Higher Prices For Certain G...→

COVID-19 unleashes wave of fraud in US amid fear and scarcity

COVID-19 unleashes wave of fraud in US amid fear and scarcity

The COVID-19 outbreak has unleashed a wave of fraud as people are attempting to take advantage of people's fears for financial gain. Read full article: COVID-19 unleashes wave of fraud in US a...→

Steak ‘n Shake Permanently Closes 57 Locations Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Steak ‘n Shake Permanently Closes 57 Locations Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Steak ‘n Shake restaurants across the United States have closed due to lack of sales during the COVID-19 pandemic. Biglari Holdings Inc., Steak ‘n Shake’s pare [...] Read full article: Steak ‘n Shake Permanently Closes 57 Loc...→

Indiana Beach gets $3 million incentive, must reopen this year if COVID-19 allows

Indiana Beach gets $3 million incentive, must reopen this year if COVID-19 allows

Indiana Beach Holdings will have to open the amusement park sometime this summer, although that requirement may be extended into next year. It must also hire a [...] Read full article: Indiana Beach gets $3 million incentive,...→

New Jersey parks littered with urine, feces as bathrooms remain closed amid coronavirus lockdown reopening

New Jersey parks littered with urine, feces as bathrooms remain closed amid coronavirus lockdown reopening

A stinky situation is brewing in New Jersey. Authorities are finding an “inordinate amount of urine and feces being left behind in the parks in water bottles”  [...] Read full article: New Jersey parks littered with urine, fe...→

Johns Hopkins launches free contact tracing course amid COVID-19 pandemic

Johns Hopkins launches free contact tracing course amid COVID-19 pandemic

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Johns Hopkins is offering a free online contact tracer course to anyone who wants to take it. Read full article: Johns Hopkins launches free contact trac...→

Hospital CEOs take pay cuts amid COVID-19

As losses mount, Chicago-area hospital chains like Advocate Aurora Health and Loyola Medicine have had to trim costs—including at the top. Read full article: Hospital CEOs take pay cuts amid COVID-1...→

Here's how hair salons are reopening amid COVID-19

Here's how hair salons are reopening amid COVID-19

Hair salons reopen with stricter guidelines, sanitized stations and revamped service as they get back to business amid COVID-19. Read full article: Here's how hair salons are reopening ami...→