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Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

The 2020 Faster Horses Festival has been postponed until July 2021 amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021...→

Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

The 2020 Faster Horses Festival has been postponed until July 2021 amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021...→

Coronavirus pandemic prevents veterans from receiving military funeral honors

Coronavirus pandemic prevents veterans from receiving military funeral honors

The Committal Service is the final honor a Veteran may receive. But, because of the coronavirus pandemic, these ceremonies are temporarily on hold. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic prevents veterans f...→

The Fight to Save UCLA Legend John Wooden’s Favorite Restaurant amid the Pandemic - LA Weekly

A GoFundMe page to help pay the staff members and outstanding rent of VIP's Cafe, a favorite of legendary UCLA coach John Wooden, has been set up. Read full article: The Fight to Save UCLA Legend John Woode...→

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Jerry Moran introduced a bipartisan measure Thursday that would protect senior citizens from scams during the coronavirus pandemic, Fox [...] Read full article: Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to prote...→

Entertainment industry estimated to lose $160 billion over 5 years due to the coronavirus pandemic

Entertainment industry estimated to lose $160 billion over 5 years due to the coronavirus pandemic

Analysts estimate that the global entertainment industry will lose $160 billion in growth over the next five years as a result of the impact caused by the COVI [...] Read full article: Entertainment industry estimated to lose...→

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target Corp’s quarterly online sales surged 141 percent due to panic buying in the coronavirus crisis, the retailer said on Wednesday, driving results past Wal [...] Read full article: Target’s online sales surge 141 percent ...→

Touching a nerve: Dental offices reopening for routine care amid pandemic

Touching a nerve: Dental offices reopening for routine care amid pandemic

The shutdown has drilled deep into dentists' finances, and they have been eager to reopen as states have relaxed their orders. Read full article: Touching a nerve: Dental offices reopeni...→

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

 The Los Angeles Angels will implement furloughs across their organization starting June 1, becoming the latest team to take steps against the financial impact [...] Read full article: Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coro...→

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...→

Stuck at home, looking within: self-discovery amid pandemic

Confidence, resilience, passion: As the pandemic has changed the world and pushed people into their homes and out of old routines, it has also, for many, revea [...] Read full article: Stuck at home, looking within: self-disc...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

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...→

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

The Michigan Supreme Court unveiled expanded capabilities for people to access virtual courtrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Michigan courts expand virtual capabilit...→

UM to lay off, furlough some employees amid pandemic

UM to lay off, furlough some employees amid pandemic

CORAL GABLES, FLA. (WSVN) - The University of Miami plans to lay off and furlough some employees due to the financial strains stemming from COVID-19.... Read full article: UM to lay off, furlough some employees a...→

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

A bipartisan group of 125 lawmakers on Capitol Hill is calling on the Pentagon to extend support to National Guardsmen on coronavirus-related missions across t [...] Read full article: Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend be...→

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

Zoe Kravitz shared her thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic and her concerns about returning to work on “The Batman.”  Read full article: 'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares con...→

China kicks off key political event delayed by coronavirus pandemic

China kicks off key political event delayed by coronavirus pandemic

China began its most important political event of the year on Thursday after a two-month delay because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: China kicks off key political event dela...→

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...→

Is it safe to swim at pools this summer amid pandemic?

Is it safe to swim at pools this summer amid pandemic?

Although some pools are closed, many will open this summer, and offer families a respite from being stuck inside over the last few months. Read full article: Is it safe to swim at pools this summer ...→

Local businesses split on opening or staying closed during coronavirus pandemic

Local businesses split on opening or staying closed during coronavirus pandemic

Annapolis art gallery owner Katherine Burke says there are too many risks and unknowns about the coronavirus, which is why she will keep her business closed ev [...] Read full article: Local businesses split on opening or sta...→

Houston muralist's amazing chalk art inspires amid pandemic

Houston muralist's amazing chalk art inspires amid pandemic

A well-known Houston muralist is using her driveway as a canvas for her incredible art! 🎨 Read full article: Houston muralist's amazing chalk art ins...→

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

"We heal the general public, our patients. But we also have this untapped power to heal one another," Tara Rynders told Newsweek. Read full article: Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fel...→

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

A Washington man says he drove more than 600 miles to California for a haircut after seeing a friend’s social media post about getting a trim at a time when mo [...] Read full article: Washington man drives 600 miles to Calif...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Canadian aerobatic jet crashes amid pandemic show; 1 dead

Canadian aerobatic jet crashes amid pandemic show; 1 dead

A Canadian aerobatic jet crashed into a British Columbia neighborhood during a flyover intended to boost morale during the pandemic, killing one crew member, s [...] Read full article: Canadian aerobatic jet crashes amid pand...→

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

A custodian from San Francisco testified remotely before a Senate subcommittee hearing Thursday about the impact of coronavirus on essential workers. Read full article: San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before...→

Three Bay Area CEOs’ wealth grows by $44 billion during coronavirus pandemic: report

Three Bay Area CEOs’ wealth grows by $44 billion during coronavirus pandemic: report

America added 16 billionaires as coronavirus ravaged the economy and put tens of millions out of work, according to new report. Read full article: Three Bay Area CEOs’ wealth grows by $44...→

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

On May 27, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken are scheduled to launch from Kennedy Space Center in a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, becoming the first [...] Read full article: NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'sho...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

It was shear madness. A 28-year-old Washington state man said he drove more than 600 miles to get a haircut in California after seeing a friend’s Facebook post [...] Read full article: Man drives over 600 miles for haircut am...→

Scammers are selling nonexistent puppies online during coronavirus pandemic

Scammers are selling nonexistent puppies online during coronavirus pandemic

Americans are being tricked into buying nonexistent puppies online during the coronavirus pandemic. With pet adoptions soaring during the COVID-19 outbreak, th [...] Read full article: Scammers are selling nonexistent puppies...→

Missouri killer is first person executed in US since coronavirus pandemic began

Missouri killer is first person executed in US since coronavirus pandemic began

Missouri has executed a man convicted decades ago in the stabbing murder of an elderly Ozark woman, marking the country’s first capital punishment since the co [...] Read full article: Missouri killer is first person executed...→

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

“At this time and in direct consultation with public officials, there is no indication that an aquatic park of our size and scope, which operates with larger g [...] Read full article: Water World won’t open this summer due t...→

Pier 1 Imports to Wind Down Business After Failing to Find a Buyer Amid Pandemic

Pier 1 Imports to Wind Down Business After Failing to Find a Buyer Amid Pandemic

Fort Worth-based home goods retailer Pier 1 Imports announced Tuesday that it filed a motion seeking bankruptcy court approval to begin “an orderly wind-down o [...] Read full article: Pier 1 Imports to Wind Down Business Aft...→

Vadnais Heights family erects sign offering message of ‘Hope’ during coronavirus pandemic

Vadnais Heights family erects sign offering message of ‘Hope’ during coronavirus pandemic

During the pandemic, some people sit inside and hope for the best. Other people build a 10-foot-wide HOPE sign, jack it up on an industrial lift, and prop it o [...] Read full article: Vadnais Heights family erects sign offer...→

Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition during coronavirus pandemic - amNewYork

Undergraduate CUNY students called on the public university's administration to do away with another annual tuition increase given the financial strains Read full article: Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition ...→

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

How bar and restaurant owners around the world from Germany to Maryland are getting creative to enforce social distancing measures for diners. Read full article: Restaurants enforce social distancing wi...→

Florida Keys will reopen to visitors June 1 amid pandemic | WTOP

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists on June 1, more than two months after the island chain closed to visitors to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Florida Keys will reopen to visitors Jun...→

Japan plunged into recession in the first quarter as the coronavirus pandemic ba [...]

Japan plunged into recession in the first quarter as the coronavirus pandemic battered manufacturing, exports and spending, and economists expect worse damage [...] Read full article: Japan plunged into recession in the firs...→

Coronavirus pandemic prevents veterans from receiving military funeral honors

Coronavirus pandemic prevents veterans from receiving military funeral honors

The Committal Service is the final honor a Veteran may receive. But, because of the coronavirus pandemic, these ceremonies are temporarily on hold. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic prevents veterans f...→

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

A custodian from San Francisco testified remotely before a Senate subcommittee hearing Thursday about the impact of coronavirus on essential workers. Read full article: San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before...→

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

A bipartisan group of 125 lawmakers on Capitol Hill is calling on the Pentagon to extend support to National Guardsmen on coronavirus-related missions across t [...] Read full article: Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend be...→

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Jerry Moran introduced a bipartisan measure Thursday that would protect senior citizens from scams during the coronavirus pandemic, Fox [...] Read full article: Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to prote...→

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

On May 27, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken are scheduled to launch from Kennedy Space Center in a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, becoming the first [...] Read full article: NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'sho...→

Entertainment industry estimated to lose $160 billion over 5 years due to the coronavirus pandemic

Entertainment industry estimated to lose $160 billion over 5 years due to the coronavirus pandemic

Analysts estimate that the global entertainment industry will lose $160 billion in growth over the next five years as a result of the impact caused by the COVI [...] Read full article: Entertainment industry estimated to lose...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

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...→

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target Corp’s quarterly online sales surged 141 percent due to panic buying in the coronavirus crisis, the retailer said on Wednesday, driving results past Wal [...] Read full article: Target’s online sales surge 141 percent ...→

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

It was shear madness. A 28-year-old Washington state man said he drove more than 600 miles to get a haircut in California after seeing a friend’s Facebook post [...] Read full article: Man drives over 600 miles for haircut am...→

Is it safe to swim at pools this summer amid pandemic?

Is it safe to swim at pools this summer amid pandemic?

Although some pools are closed, many will open this summer, and offer families a respite from being stuck inside over the last few months. Read full article: Is it safe to swim at pools this summer ...→

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

 The Los Angeles Angels will implement furloughs across their organization starting June 1, becoming the latest team to take steps against the financial impact [...] Read full article: Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coro...→

Missouri killer is first person executed in US since coronavirus pandemic began

Missouri killer is first person executed in US since coronavirus pandemic began

Missouri has executed a man convicted decades ago in the stabbing murder of an elderly Ozark woman, marking the country’s first capital punishment since the co [...] Read full article: Missouri killer is first person executed...→

Houston muralist's amazing chalk art inspires amid pandemic

Houston muralist's amazing chalk art inspires amid pandemic

A well-known Houston muralist is using her driveway as a canvas for her incredible art! 🎨 Read full article: Houston muralist's amazing chalk art ins...→

Stuck at home, looking within: self-discovery amid pandemic

Confidence, resilience, passion: As the pandemic has changed the world and pushed people into their homes and out of old routines, it has also, for many, revea [...] Read full article: Stuck at home, looking within: self-disc...→

Pier 1 Imports to Wind Down Business After Failing to Find a Buyer Amid Pandemic

Pier 1 Imports to Wind Down Business After Failing to Find a Buyer Amid Pandemic

Fort Worth-based home goods retailer Pier 1 Imports announced Tuesday that it filed a motion seeking bankruptcy court approval to begin “an orderly wind-down o [...] Read full article: Pier 1 Imports to Wind Down Business Aft...→

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...→

Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition during coronavirus pandemic - amNewYork

Undergraduate CUNY students called on the public university's administration to do away with another annual tuition increase given the financial strains Read full article: Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition ...→

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

A Washington man says he drove more than 600 miles to California for a haircut after seeing a friend’s social media post about getting a trim at a time when mo [...] Read full article: Washington man drives 600 miles to Calif...→

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...→

Florida Keys will reopen to visitors June 1 amid pandemic | WTOP

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists on June 1, more than two months after the island chain closed to visitors to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Florida Keys will reopen to visitors Jun...→

Canadian aerobatic jet crashes amid pandemic show; 1 dead

Canadian aerobatic jet crashes amid pandemic show; 1 dead

A Canadian aerobatic jet crashed into a British Columbia neighborhood during a flyover intended to boost morale during the pandemic, killing one crew member, s [...] Read full article: Canadian aerobatic jet crashes amid pand...→

UM to lay off, furlough some employees amid pandemic

UM to lay off, furlough some employees amid pandemic

CORAL GABLES, FLA. (WSVN) - The University of Miami plans to lay off and furlough some employees due to the financial strains stemming from COVID-19.... Read full article: UM to lay off, furlough some employees a...→

The Fight to Save UCLA Legend John Wooden’s Favorite Restaurant amid the Pandemic - LA Weekly

A GoFundMe page to help pay the staff members and outstanding rent of VIP's Cafe, a favorite of legendary UCLA coach John Wooden, has been set up. Read full article: The Fight to Save UCLA Legend John Woode...→

Three Bay Area CEOs’ wealth grows by $44 billion during coronavirus pandemic: report

Three Bay Area CEOs’ wealth grows by $44 billion during coronavirus pandemic: report

America added 16 billionaires as coronavirus ravaged the economy and put tens of millions out of work, according to new report. Read full article: Three Bay Area CEOs’ wealth grows by $44...→

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

Zoe Kravitz shared her thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic and her concerns about returning to work on “The Batman.”  Read full article: 'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares con...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

China kicks off key political event delayed by coronavirus pandemic

China kicks off key political event delayed by coronavirus pandemic

China began its most important political event of the year on Thursday after a two-month delay because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: China kicks off key political event dela...→

Touching a nerve: Dental offices reopening for routine care amid pandemic

Touching a nerve: Dental offices reopening for routine care amid pandemic

The shutdown has drilled deep into dentists' finances, and they have been eager to reopen as states have relaxed their orders. Read full article: Touching a nerve: Dental offices reopeni...→

Scammers are selling nonexistent puppies online during coronavirus pandemic

Scammers are selling nonexistent puppies online during coronavirus pandemic

Americans are being tricked into buying nonexistent puppies online during the coronavirus pandemic. With pet adoptions soaring during the COVID-19 outbreak, th [...] Read full article: Scammers are selling nonexistent puppies...→

Local businesses split on opening or staying closed during coronavirus pandemic

Local businesses split on opening or staying closed during coronavirus pandemic

Annapolis art gallery owner Katherine Burke says there are too many risks and unknowns about the coronavirus, which is why she will keep her business closed ev [...] Read full article: Local businesses split on opening or sta...→

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...→

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

“At this time and in direct consultation with public officials, there is no indication that an aquatic park of our size and scope, which operates with larger g [...] Read full article: Water World won’t open this summer due t...→

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

"We heal the general public, our patients. But we also have this untapped power to heal one another," Tara Rynders told Newsweek. Read full article: Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fel...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

Vadnais Heights family erects sign offering message of ‘Hope’ during coronavirus pandemic

Vadnais Heights family erects sign offering message of ‘Hope’ during coronavirus pandemic

During the pandemic, some people sit inside and hope for the best. Other people build a 10-foot-wide HOPE sign, jack it up on an industrial lift, and prop it o [...] Read full article: Vadnais Heights family erects sign offer...→

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

How bar and restaurant owners around the world from Germany to Maryland are getting creative to enforce social distancing measures for diners. Read full article: Restaurants enforce social distancing wi...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

The Michigan Supreme Court unveiled expanded capabilities for people to access virtual courtrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Michigan courts expand virtual capabilit...→

Japan plunged into recession in the first quarter as the coronavirus pandemic ba [...]

Japan plunged into recession in the first quarter as the coronavirus pandemic battered manufacturing, exports and spending, and economists expect worse damage [...] Read full article: Japan plunged into recession in the firs...→

Coronavirus pandemic prevents veterans from receiving military funeral honors

Coronavirus pandemic prevents veterans from receiving military funeral honors

The Committal Service is the final honor a Veteran may receive. But, because of the coronavirus pandemic, these ceremonies are temporarily on hold. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic prevents veterans f...→

UM to lay off, furlough some employees amid pandemic

UM to lay off, furlough some employees amid pandemic

CORAL GABLES, FLA. (WSVN) - The University of Miami plans to lay off and furlough some employees due to the financial strains stemming from COVID-19.... Read full article: UM to lay off, furlough some employees a...→

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

A custodian from San Francisco testified remotely before a Senate subcommittee hearing Thursday about the impact of coronavirus on essential workers. Read full article: San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before...→

The Fight to Save UCLA Legend John Wooden’s Favorite Restaurant amid the Pandemic - LA Weekly

A GoFundMe page to help pay the staff members and outstanding rent of VIP's Cafe, a favorite of legendary UCLA coach John Wooden, has been set up. Read full article: The Fight to Save UCLA Legend John Woode...→

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

A bipartisan group of 125 lawmakers on Capitol Hill is calling on the Pentagon to extend support to National Guardsmen on coronavirus-related missions across t [...] Read full article: Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend be...→

Three Bay Area CEOs’ wealth grows by $44 billion during coronavirus pandemic: report

Three Bay Area CEOs’ wealth grows by $44 billion during coronavirus pandemic: report

America added 16 billionaires as coronavirus ravaged the economy and put tens of millions out of work, according to new report. Read full article: Three Bay Area CEOs’ wealth grows by $44...→

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Jerry Moran introduced a bipartisan measure Thursday that would protect senior citizens from scams during the coronavirus pandemic, Fox [...] Read full article: Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to prote...→

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

Zoe Kravitz shared her thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic and her concerns about returning to work on “The Batman.”  Read full article: 'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares con...→

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

On May 27, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken are scheduled to launch from Kennedy Space Center in a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, becoming the first [...] Read full article: NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'sho...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Entertainment industry estimated to lose $160 billion over 5 years due to the coronavirus pandemic

Entertainment industry estimated to lose $160 billion over 5 years due to the coronavirus pandemic

Analysts estimate that the global entertainment industry will lose $160 billion in growth over the next five years as a result of the impact caused by the COVI [...] Read full article: Entertainment industry estimated to lose...→

China kicks off key political event delayed by coronavirus pandemic

China kicks off key political event delayed by coronavirus pandemic

China began its most important political event of the year on Thursday after a two-month delay because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: China kicks off key political event dela...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

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...→

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target Corp’s quarterly online sales surged 141 percent due to panic buying in the coronavirus crisis, the retailer said on Wednesday, driving results past Wal [...] Read full article: Target’s online sales surge 141 percent ...→

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

It was shear madness. A 28-year-old Washington state man said he drove more than 600 miles to get a haircut in California after seeing a friend’s Facebook post [...] Read full article: Man drives over 600 miles for haircut am...→

Touching a nerve: Dental offices reopening for routine care amid pandemic

Touching a nerve: Dental offices reopening for routine care amid pandemic

The shutdown has drilled deep into dentists' finances, and they have been eager to reopen as states have relaxed their orders. Read full article: Touching a nerve: Dental offices reopeni...→

Is it safe to swim at pools this summer amid pandemic?

Is it safe to swim at pools this summer amid pandemic?

Although some pools are closed, many will open this summer, and offer families a respite from being stuck inside over the last few months. Read full article: Is it safe to swim at pools this summer ...→

Scammers are selling nonexistent puppies online during coronavirus pandemic

Scammers are selling nonexistent puppies online during coronavirus pandemic

Americans are being tricked into buying nonexistent puppies online during the coronavirus pandemic. With pet adoptions soaring during the COVID-19 outbreak, th [...] Read full article: Scammers are selling nonexistent puppies...→

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

 The Los Angeles Angels will implement furloughs across their organization starting June 1, becoming the latest team to take steps against the financial impact [...] Read full article: Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coro...→

Local businesses split on opening or staying closed during coronavirus pandemic

Local businesses split on opening or staying closed during coronavirus pandemic

Annapolis art gallery owner Katherine Burke says there are too many risks and unknowns about the coronavirus, which is why she will keep her business closed ev [...] Read full article: Local businesses split on opening or sta...→

Missouri killer is first person executed in US since coronavirus pandemic began

Missouri killer is first person executed in US since coronavirus pandemic began

Missouri has executed a man convicted decades ago in the stabbing murder of an elderly Ozark woman, marking the country’s first capital punishment since the co [...] Read full article: Missouri killer is first person executed...→

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...→

Houston muralist's amazing chalk art inspires amid pandemic

Houston muralist's amazing chalk art inspires amid pandemic

A well-known Houston muralist is using her driveway as a canvas for her incredible art! 🎨 Read full article: Houston muralist's amazing chalk art ins...→

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

“At this time and in direct consultation with public officials, there is no indication that an aquatic park of our size and scope, which operates with larger g [...] Read full article: Water World won’t open this summer due t...→

Stuck at home, looking within: self-discovery amid pandemic

Confidence, resilience, passion: As the pandemic has changed the world and pushed people into their homes and out of old routines, it has also, for many, revea [...] Read full article: Stuck at home, looking within: self-disc...→

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

"We heal the general public, our patients. But we also have this untapped power to heal one another," Tara Rynders told Newsweek. Read full article: Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fel...→

Pier 1 Imports to Wind Down Business After Failing to Find a Buyer Amid Pandemic

Pier 1 Imports to Wind Down Business After Failing to Find a Buyer Amid Pandemic

Fort Worth-based home goods retailer Pier 1 Imports announced Tuesday that it filed a motion seeking bankruptcy court approval to begin “an orderly wind-down o [...] Read full article: Pier 1 Imports to Wind Down Business Aft...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

Vadnais Heights family erects sign offering message of ‘Hope’ during coronavirus pandemic

Vadnais Heights family erects sign offering message of ‘Hope’ during coronavirus pandemic

During the pandemic, some people sit inside and hope for the best. Other people build a 10-foot-wide HOPE sign, jack it up on an industrial lift, and prop it o [...] Read full article: Vadnais Heights family erects sign offer...→

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...→

Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition during coronavirus pandemic - amNewYork

Undergraduate CUNY students called on the public university's administration to do away with another annual tuition increase given the financial strains Read full article: Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition ...→

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

A Washington man says he drove more than 600 miles to California for a haircut after seeing a friend’s social media post about getting a trim at a time when mo [...] Read full article: Washington man drives 600 miles to Calif...→

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

How bar and restaurant owners around the world from Germany to Maryland are getting creative to enforce social distancing measures for diners. Read full article: Restaurants enforce social distancing wi...→

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...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Florida Keys will reopen to visitors June 1 amid pandemic | WTOP

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists on June 1, more than two months after the island chain closed to visitors to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Florida Keys will reopen to visitors Jun...→

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

The Michigan Supreme Court unveiled expanded capabilities for people to access virtual courtrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Michigan courts expand virtual capabilit...→

Canadian aerobatic jet crashes amid pandemic show; 1 dead

Canadian aerobatic jet crashes amid pandemic show; 1 dead

A Canadian aerobatic jet crashed into a British Columbia neighborhood during a flyover intended to boost morale during the pandemic, killing one crew member, s [...] Read full article: Canadian aerobatic jet crashes amid pand...→

Japan plunged into recession in the first quarter as the coronavirus pandemic ba [...]

Japan plunged into recession in the first quarter as the coronavirus pandemic battered manufacturing, exports and spending, and economists expect worse damage [...] Read full article: Japan plunged into recession in the firs...→