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How COVID-19 Pandemic, Shutdown Orders Hurt North Texas Farmers

How COVID-19 Pandemic, Shutdown Orders Hurt North Texas Farmers

Here's how the COVID-19 pandemic and shutdown orders have negatively impacted farmers in North Texas. Read full article: How COVID-19 Pandemic, Shutdown Orders H...→

How COVID-19 Pandemic, Shutdown Orders Hurt North Texas Farmers

How COVID-19 Pandemic, Shutdown Orders Hurt North Texas Farmers

Here's how the COVID-19 pandemic and shutdown orders have negatively impacted farmers in North Texas. Read full article: How COVID-19 Pandemic, Shutdown Orders H...→

Roof Collapses At North Texas Preschool With Children, Staff Inside

Roof Collapses At North Texas Preschool With Children, Staff Inside

Part of a roof at a preschool in Trophy Club has collapsed, and officials said there were children and staff inside at the time. Read full article: Roof Collapses At North Texas Preschool ...→

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...→

COVID-19 fears may hurt transit, carpooling for years: Roadshow

COVID-19 fears may hurt transit, carpooling for years: Roadshow

Q: Who in their right mind is going to get on public transit or rideshare if they can avoid it until there is a vaccine? The problem is they say that’s a year [...] Read full article: COVID-19 fears may hurt transit, carpool...→

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...→

USC to Raise Tuition 3.5%, as Planned Before Covid-19 Pandemic

USC to Raise Tuition 3.5%, as Planned Before Covid-19 Pandemic

USC will raise tuition for the 2020-21 school year by 3.5% regardless of whether classes are held onsite or online, the university’s student-led newsroom repor [...] Read full article: USC to Raise Tuition 3.5%, as Planned Be...→

SPCA of Texas Receives $15,000 Grant to Support COVID-19 Response

SPCA of Texas Receives $15,000 Grant to Support COVID-19 Response

The SPCA of Texas has received a $15,000 grant from PetSmart Charities to support the organization’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic in North Texas. Read full article: SPCA of Texas Receives $15,000 Grant to ...→

Shutdown supporters take on constitutional-rights backers in final Kane County COVID-19 chat

Shutdown supporters take on constitutional-rights backers in final Kane County COVID-19 chat

Supporters of Gov. J.B. Pritzker's COVID-19 efforts showed up in large numbers for the first time in the final Kane County public video discussion with residen [...] Read full article: Shutdown supporters take on constitution...→

Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North Texas Food Bank Mobile Pantry Locations

Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North Texas Food Bank Mobile Pantry Locations

On Wednesday hundreds of people practiced social distancing and lined up in their vehicles to get free food at two North Texas Food Bank mobile pantry location [...] Read full article: Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North ...→

Matt Damon says 2011 film ‘Contagion’ predicted pandemic as he reveals stepdaughter had COVID-19

Matt Damon says 2011 film ‘Contagion’ predicted pandemic as he reveals stepdaughter had COVID-19

Matt Damon revealed that his stepdaughter got the coronavirus while going to school in New York City at the onset of the worldwide pandemic.  Read full article: Matt Damon says 2011 film ‘Contagion’ pr...→

COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Fears of Hospital Visits

COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Fears of Hospital Visits

As the number of people infected with coronavirus has grown by the day, the number of people calling 911 and visiting the emergency room has dropped. But healt [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Fears of Hosp...→

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

A survey from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States and the American Distilling Institute reports the craft distilling industry has taken a 63 per [...] Read full article: Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow...→

Ford Plants Shutdown: 3 Employees At Dearborn, Chicago Plants Test Positive For Covid-19

Ford Plants Shutdown: 3 Employees At Dearborn, Chicago Plants Test Positive For Covid-19

Ford Motor Company's Dearborn and Chicago plants are temporarily shutdown after workers test positive for Covid-19. Read full article: Ford Plants Shutdown: 3 Employees At Dea...→

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...→

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

So far, the coronavirus shelter-in-place struggle between churches and the state has only produced a lot of heat. But some church leaders are now beginning to [...] Read full article: Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After ...→

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Many of Texas’ bars, bowling alleys and some other attractions can begin reopening Friday after shutting their doors in an effort to slow the spread of the nov [...] Read full article: Texas bars to begin reopening Friday aft...→

Elgin church won't reopen Sunday, threatens suit over COVID-19 shutdown

Elgin church won't reopen Sunday, threatens suit over COVID-19 shutdown

The church, which was told to close its school shortly after the stay-open orders went into effect in mid-March, also threatened legal action in a strongly wor [...] Read full article: Elgin church won't reopen Sunday, threat...→

Dentist's add new strict safety procedures during COVID-19 pandemic

Dentist's add new strict safety procedures during COVID-19 pandemic

Dentist appointments are looking much different these days, with several new, strict safety procedures in place to limit contact and increase social distancing [...] Read full article: Dentist's add new strict safety procedur...→

Cleaning robots are helping keep customers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Cleaning robots are helping keep customers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Retailers are stepping up sanitary precautions and implementing new safety measures to keep customers safe. Read full article: Cleaning robots are helping keep custome...→

NJ orders COVID-19 testing in all nursing homes

NJ orders COVID-19 testing in all nursing homes

New Jersey is trying to get a handle on its nursing homes and long-term care facilities which have seen thousands of residents die due to COVID-19. Read full article: NJ orders COVID-19 testing in all nursin...→

Musk Becomes Champion for Businesses Defying Shutdown Orders

Musk Becomes Champion for Businesses Defying Shutdown Orders

At the Fit4All Gym in Lebanon, Illinois, owner David Tate considers Elon Musk a huge ally in the fight against government coronavirus orders that Tate says are [...] Read full article: Musk Becomes Champion for Businesses Def...→

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 Closure: Fred's Texas Café TCU Location Won't Reopen

COVID-19 Closure: Fred's Texas Café TCU Location Won't Reopen

Fred's Texas Café has served crave worthy burgers alongside cold schooners of beer to loyal customers at its TCU-area location on Blue Bonnet Circle for seven [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Closure: Fred's Texas Café TCU ...→

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...→

ADT Employee Spied On North Texas Customers' Home Security Systems, Lawsuit States

ADT Employee Spied On North Texas Customers' Home Security Systems, Lawsuit States

Both lawsuits say the employee was able to view customers’ intimate and private moments, including when they were nude or partially dressed. Read full article: ADT Employee Spied On North Texas Custom...→

LASD Reports 174 Employees, 644 Inmates Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 Since Pandemic Began

LASD Reports 174 Employees, 644 Inmates Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 Since Pandemic Began

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department reported Monday that 174 employees and 644 inmates have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began. Read full article: LASD Reports 174 Employees, 644 Inmates ...→

NFL prospects fear pandemic will hurt their chances to reach the pros

NFL prospects fear pandemic will hurt their chances to reach the pros

The virus threat did away with spring football and in-person workouts on campus. And nobody can say yet what the 2020 season will look like, or if there will b [...] Read full article: NFL prospects fear pandemic will hurt th...→

Pop-up COVID-19 test site to open in North Lauderdale

Pop-up COVID-19 test site to open in North Lauderdale

NORTH LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - The Florida Department of Health will be offering a free pop-up COVID-19 testing site in North Lauderdale for just one... Read full article: Pop-up COVID-19 test site to open in Nor...→

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

The state court's order comes as many Texas businesses still have yet to reopen, and amid a record filing of at least 2 million unemployment claims statewide d [...] Read full article: Even as parts of Texas remain closed, st...→

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

A Texas appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that temporarily expanded mail-in balloting for any voters who fear for their health because of t [...] Read full article: Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That ...→

New 'Project Parachute' initiative aims to help New Yorkers that were impacted by COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

Over 40 owners of market-rate and affordable apartment buildings, nonprofits, and service providers have come together to help New Yorkers stay in their Read full article: New 'Project Parachute' initiative aims ...→

Virtual Job Fair Planned for North Texas Veterans, Spouses

Virtual Job Fair Planned for North Texas Veterans, Spouses

Thursday, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. RecruitMilitary will hold a virtual job fair for North Texas veterans and their spouses. Read full article: Virtual Job Fair Planned for North Texas...→

Pac-12 coaches keeping players engaged during COVID-19 pandemic

Pac-12 coaches keeping players engaged during COVID-19 pandemic

During a recent Madden video game tournament between Oregon State players and staff, Beavers head coach Jonathan Smith didn’t do well. Read full article: Pac-12 coaches keeping players engaged d...→

North Texas Realtor Questions Extra Fee Tied To Deferred Payment Plan

North Texas Realtor Questions Extra Fee Tied To Deferred Payment Plan

Many companies are offering deferred payment plans due to COVID-19. But one North Texas realtor said that option ended up costing her. Read full article: North Texas Realtor Questions Extra Fee ...→

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...→

Roof Collapses At North Texas Preschool With Children, Staff Inside

Roof Collapses At North Texas Preschool With Children, Staff Inside

Part of a roof at a preschool in Trophy Club has collapsed, and officials said there were children and staff inside at the time. Read full article: Roof Collapses At North Texas Preschool ...→

COVID-19 Closure: Fred's Texas Café TCU Location Won't Reopen

COVID-19 Closure: Fred's Texas Café TCU Location Won't Reopen

Fred's Texas Café has served crave worthy burgers alongside cold schooners of beer to loyal customers at its TCU-area location on Blue Bonnet Circle for seven [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Closure: Fred's Texas Café TCU ...→

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...→

ADT Employee Spied On North Texas Customers' Home Security Systems, Lawsuit States

ADT Employee Spied On North Texas Customers' Home Security Systems, Lawsuit States

Both lawsuits say the employee was able to view customers’ intimate and private moments, including when they were nude or partially dressed. Read full article: ADT Employee Spied On North Texas Custom...→

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Many of Texas’ bars, bowling alleys and some other attractions can begin reopening Friday after shutting their doors in an effort to slow the spread of the nov [...] Read full article: Texas bars to begin reopening Friday aft...→

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...→

NFL prospects fear pandemic will hurt their chances to reach the pros

NFL prospects fear pandemic will hurt their chances to reach the pros

The virus threat did away with spring football and in-person workouts on campus. And nobody can say yet what the 2020 season will look like, or if there will b [...] Read full article: NFL prospects fear pandemic will hurt th...→

Elgin church won't reopen Sunday, threatens suit over COVID-19 shutdown

Elgin church won't reopen Sunday, threatens suit over COVID-19 shutdown

The church, which was told to close its school shortly after the stay-open orders went into effect in mid-March, also threatened legal action in a strongly wor [...] Read full article: Elgin church won't reopen Sunday, threat...→

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

The state court's order comes as many Texas businesses still have yet to reopen, and amid a record filing of at least 2 million unemployment claims statewide d [...] Read full article: Even as parts of Texas remain closed, st...→

Dentist's add new strict safety procedures during COVID-19 pandemic

Dentist's add new strict safety procedures during COVID-19 pandemic

Dentist appointments are looking much different these days, with several new, strict safety procedures in place to limit contact and increase social distancing [...] Read full article: Dentist's add new strict safety procedur...→

USC to Raise Tuition 3.5%, as Planned Before Covid-19 Pandemic

USC to Raise Tuition 3.5%, as Planned Before Covid-19 Pandemic

USC will raise tuition for the 2020-21 school year by 3.5% regardless of whether classes are held onsite or online, the university’s student-led newsroom repor [...] Read full article: USC to Raise Tuition 3.5%, as Planned Be...→

New 'Project Parachute' initiative aims to help New Yorkers that were impacted by COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

Over 40 owners of market-rate and affordable apartment buildings, nonprofits, and service providers have come together to help New Yorkers stay in their Read full article: New 'Project Parachute' initiative aims ...→

Pac-12 coaches keeping players engaged during COVID-19 pandemic

Pac-12 coaches keeping players engaged during COVID-19 pandemic

During a recent Madden video game tournament between Oregon State players and staff, Beavers head coach Jonathan Smith didn’t do well. Read full article: Pac-12 coaches keeping players engaged d...→

Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North Texas Food Bank Mobile Pantry Locations

Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North Texas Food Bank Mobile Pantry Locations

On Wednesday hundreds of people practiced social distancing and lined up in their vehicles to get free food at two North Texas Food Bank mobile pantry location [...] Read full article: Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North ...→

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...→

NJ orders COVID-19 testing in all nursing homes

NJ orders COVID-19 testing in all nursing homes

New Jersey is trying to get a handle on its nursing homes and long-term care facilities which have seen thousands of residents die due to COVID-19. Read full article: NJ orders COVID-19 testing in all nursin...→

COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Fears of Hospital Visits

COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Fears of Hospital Visits

As the number of people infected with coronavirus has grown by the day, the number of people calling 911 and visiting the emergency room has dropped. But healt [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Fears of Hosp...→

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...→

Ford Plants Shutdown: 3 Employees At Dearborn, Chicago Plants Test Positive For Covid-19

Ford Plants Shutdown: 3 Employees At Dearborn, Chicago Plants Test Positive For Covid-19

Ford Motor Company's Dearborn and Chicago plants are temporarily shutdown after workers test positive for Covid-19. Read full article: Ford Plants Shutdown: 3 Employees At Dea...→

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...→

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

So far, the coronavirus shelter-in-place struggle between churches and the state has only produced a lot of heat. But some church leaders are now beginning to [...] Read full article: Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After ...→

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...→

LASD Reports 174 Employees, 644 Inmates Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 Since Pandemic Began

LASD Reports 174 Employees, 644 Inmates Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 Since Pandemic Began

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department reported Monday that 174 employees and 644 inmates have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began. Read full article: LASD Reports 174 Employees, 644 Inmates ...→

COVID-19 fears may hurt transit, carpooling for years: Roadshow

COVID-19 fears may hurt transit, carpooling for years: Roadshow

Q: Who in their right mind is going to get on public transit or rideshare if they can avoid it until there is a vaccine? The problem is they say that’s a year [...] Read full article: COVID-19 fears may hurt transit, carpool...→

Pop-up COVID-19 test site to open in North Lauderdale

Pop-up COVID-19 test site to open in North Lauderdale

NORTH LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - The Florida Department of Health will be offering a free pop-up COVID-19 testing site in North Lauderdale for just one... Read full article: Pop-up COVID-19 test site to open in Nor...→

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...→

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

A Texas appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that temporarily expanded mail-in balloting for any voters who fear for their health because of t [...] Read full article: Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That ...→

Cleaning robots are helping keep customers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Cleaning robots are helping keep customers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Retailers are stepping up sanitary precautions and implementing new safety measures to keep customers safe. Read full article: Cleaning robots are helping keep custome...→

SPCA of Texas Receives $15,000 Grant to Support COVID-19 Response

SPCA of Texas Receives $15,000 Grant to Support COVID-19 Response

The SPCA of Texas has received a $15,000 grant from PetSmart Charities to support the organization’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic in North Texas. Read full article: SPCA of Texas Receives $15,000 Grant to ...→

Virtual Job Fair Planned for North Texas Veterans, Spouses

Virtual Job Fair Planned for North Texas Veterans, Spouses

Thursday, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. RecruitMilitary will hold a virtual job fair for North Texas veterans and their spouses. Read full article: Virtual Job Fair Planned for North Texas...→

Shutdown supporters take on constitutional-rights backers in final Kane County COVID-19 chat

Shutdown supporters take on constitutional-rights backers in final Kane County COVID-19 chat

Supporters of Gov. J.B. Pritzker's COVID-19 efforts showed up in large numbers for the first time in the final Kane County public video discussion with residen [...] Read full article: Shutdown supporters take on constitution...→

North Texas Realtor Questions Extra Fee Tied To Deferred Payment Plan

North Texas Realtor Questions Extra Fee Tied To Deferred Payment Plan

Many companies are offering deferred payment plans due to COVID-19. But one North Texas realtor said that option ended up costing her. Read full article: North Texas Realtor Questions Extra Fee ...→

Matt Damon says 2011 film ‘Contagion’ predicted pandemic as he reveals stepdaughter had COVID-19

Matt Damon says 2011 film ‘Contagion’ predicted pandemic as he reveals stepdaughter had COVID-19

Matt Damon revealed that his stepdaughter got the coronavirus while going to school in New York City at the onset of the worldwide pandemic.  Read full article: Matt Damon says 2011 film ‘Contagion’ pr...→

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 ...→

Musk Becomes Champion for Businesses Defying Shutdown Orders

Musk Becomes Champion for Businesses Defying Shutdown Orders

At the Fit4All Gym in Lebanon, Illinois, owner David Tate considers Elon Musk a huge ally in the fight against government coronavirus orders that Tate says are [...] Read full article: Musk Becomes Champion for Businesses Def...→

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

A survey from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States and the American Distilling Institute reports the craft distilling industry has taken a 63 per [...] Read full article: Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow...→

Roof Collapses At North Texas Preschool With Children, Staff Inside

Roof Collapses At North Texas Preschool With Children, Staff Inside

Part of a roof at a preschool in Trophy Club has collapsed, and officials said there were children and staff inside at the time. Read full article: Roof Collapses At North Texas Preschool ...→

Ford Plants Shutdown: 3 Employees At Dearborn, Chicago Plants Test Positive For Covid-19

Ford Plants Shutdown: 3 Employees At Dearborn, Chicago Plants Test Positive For Covid-19

Ford Motor Company's Dearborn and Chicago plants are temporarily shutdown after workers test positive for Covid-19. Read full article: Ford Plants Shutdown: 3 Employees At Dea...→

COVID-19 Closure: Fred's Texas Café TCU Location Won't Reopen

COVID-19 Closure: Fred's Texas Café TCU Location Won't Reopen

Fred's Texas Café has served crave worthy burgers alongside cold schooners of beer to loyal customers at its TCU-area location on Blue Bonnet Circle for seven [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Closure: Fred's Texas Café TCU ...→

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...→

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...→

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

So far, the coronavirus shelter-in-place struggle between churches and the state has only produced a lot of heat. But some church leaders are now beginning to [...] Read full article: Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After ...→

ADT Employee Spied On North Texas Customers' Home Security Systems, Lawsuit States

ADT Employee Spied On North Texas Customers' Home Security Systems, Lawsuit States

Both lawsuits say the employee was able to view customers’ intimate and private moments, including when they were nude or partially dressed. Read full article: ADT Employee Spied On North Texas Custom...→

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...→

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Many of Texas’ bars, bowling alleys and some other attractions can begin reopening Friday after shutting their doors in an effort to slow the spread of the nov [...] Read full article: Texas bars to begin reopening Friday aft...→

LASD Reports 174 Employees, 644 Inmates Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 Since Pandemic Began

LASD Reports 174 Employees, 644 Inmates Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 Since Pandemic Began

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department reported Monday that 174 employees and 644 inmates have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began. Read full article: LASD Reports 174 Employees, 644 Inmates ...→

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...→

NFL prospects fear pandemic will hurt their chances to reach the pros

NFL prospects fear pandemic will hurt their chances to reach the pros

The virus threat did away with spring football and in-person workouts on campus. And nobody can say yet what the 2020 season will look like, or if there will b [...] Read full article: NFL prospects fear pandemic will hurt th...→

COVID-19 fears may hurt transit, carpooling for years: Roadshow

COVID-19 fears may hurt transit, carpooling for years: Roadshow

Q: Who in their right mind is going to get on public transit or rideshare if they can avoid it until there is a vaccine? The problem is they say that’s a year [...] Read full article: COVID-19 fears may hurt transit, carpool...→

Elgin church won't reopen Sunday, threatens suit over COVID-19 shutdown

Elgin church won't reopen Sunday, threatens suit over COVID-19 shutdown

The church, which was told to close its school shortly after the stay-open orders went into effect in mid-March, also threatened legal action in a strongly wor [...] Read full article: Elgin church won't reopen Sunday, threat...→

Pop-up COVID-19 test site to open in North Lauderdale

Pop-up COVID-19 test site to open in North Lauderdale

NORTH LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - The Florida Department of Health will be offering a free pop-up COVID-19 testing site in North Lauderdale for just one... Read full article: Pop-up COVID-19 test site to open in Nor...→

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

The state court's order comes as many Texas businesses still have yet to reopen, and amid a record filing of at least 2 million unemployment claims statewide d [...] Read full article: Even as parts of Texas remain closed, st...→

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...→

Dentist's add new strict safety procedures during COVID-19 pandemic

Dentist's add new strict safety procedures during COVID-19 pandemic

Dentist appointments are looking much different these days, with several new, strict safety procedures in place to limit contact and increase social distancing [...] Read full article: Dentist's add new strict safety procedur...→

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

A Texas appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that temporarily expanded mail-in balloting for any voters who fear for their health because of t [...] Read full article: Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That ...→

USC to Raise Tuition 3.5%, as Planned Before Covid-19 Pandemic

USC to Raise Tuition 3.5%, as Planned Before Covid-19 Pandemic

USC will raise tuition for the 2020-21 school year by 3.5% regardless of whether classes are held onsite or online, the university’s student-led newsroom repor [...] Read full article: USC to Raise Tuition 3.5%, as Planned Be...→

Cleaning robots are helping keep customers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Cleaning robots are helping keep customers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Retailers are stepping up sanitary precautions and implementing new safety measures to keep customers safe. Read full article: Cleaning robots are helping keep custome...→

New 'Project Parachute' initiative aims to help New Yorkers that were impacted by COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

Over 40 owners of market-rate and affordable apartment buildings, nonprofits, and service providers have come together to help New Yorkers stay in their Read full article: New 'Project Parachute' initiative aims ...→

SPCA of Texas Receives $15,000 Grant to Support COVID-19 Response

SPCA of Texas Receives $15,000 Grant to Support COVID-19 Response

The SPCA of Texas has received a $15,000 grant from PetSmart Charities to support the organization’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic in North Texas. Read full article: SPCA of Texas Receives $15,000 Grant to ...→

Virtual Job Fair Planned for North Texas Veterans, Spouses

Virtual Job Fair Planned for North Texas Veterans, Spouses

Thursday, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. RecruitMilitary will hold a virtual job fair for North Texas veterans and their spouses. Read full article: Virtual Job Fair Planned for North Texas...→

Pac-12 coaches keeping players engaged during COVID-19 pandemic

Pac-12 coaches keeping players engaged during COVID-19 pandemic

During a recent Madden video game tournament between Oregon State players and staff, Beavers head coach Jonathan Smith didn’t do well. Read full article: Pac-12 coaches keeping players engaged d...→

Shutdown supporters take on constitutional-rights backers in final Kane County COVID-19 chat

Shutdown supporters take on constitutional-rights backers in final Kane County COVID-19 chat

Supporters of Gov. J.B. Pritzker's COVID-19 efforts showed up in large numbers for the first time in the final Kane County public video discussion with residen [...] Read full article: Shutdown supporters take on constitution...→

North Texas Realtor Questions Extra Fee Tied To Deferred Payment Plan

North Texas Realtor Questions Extra Fee Tied To Deferred Payment Plan

Many companies are offering deferred payment plans due to COVID-19. But one North Texas realtor said that option ended up costing her. Read full article: North Texas Realtor Questions Extra Fee ...→

Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North Texas Food Bank Mobile Pantry Locations

Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North Texas Food Bank Mobile Pantry Locations

On Wednesday hundreds of people practiced social distancing and lined up in their vehicles to get free food at two North Texas Food Bank mobile pantry location [...] Read full article: Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North ...→

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...→

Matt Damon says 2011 film ‘Contagion’ predicted pandemic as he reveals stepdaughter had COVID-19

Matt Damon says 2011 film ‘Contagion’ predicted pandemic as he reveals stepdaughter had COVID-19

Matt Damon revealed that his stepdaughter got the coronavirus while going to school in New York City at the onset of the worldwide pandemic.  Read full article: Matt Damon says 2011 film ‘Contagion’ pr...→

NJ orders COVID-19 testing in all nursing homes

NJ orders COVID-19 testing in all nursing homes

New Jersey is trying to get a handle on its nursing homes and long-term care facilities which have seen thousands of residents die due to COVID-19. Read full article: NJ orders COVID-19 testing in all nursin...→

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 ...→

COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Fears of Hospital Visits

COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Fears of Hospital Visits

As the number of people infected with coronavirus has grown by the day, the number of people calling 911 and visiting the emergency room has dropped. But healt [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Fears of Hosp...→

Musk Becomes Champion for Businesses Defying Shutdown Orders

Musk Becomes Champion for Businesses Defying Shutdown Orders

At the Fit4All Gym in Lebanon, Illinois, owner David Tate considers Elon Musk a huge ally in the fight against government coronavirus orders that Tate says are [...] Read full article: Musk Becomes Champion for Businesses Def...→

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...→

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

A survey from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States and the American Distilling Institute reports the craft distilling industry has taken a 63 per [...] Read full article: Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow...→

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...→