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Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

Wednesday’s tally marked the first time in two weeks that the state reported 700 or more cases in a single day, but it’s still been almost three weeks since th [...] Read full article: 64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, there have been 138,540 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in 101 counties since the start of the pandemic, inc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19...→

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate in the United States, data indicates. As of Tuesday, the transmission rate in the Co [...] Read full article: Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmissio...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

The city of Chicago is launching four new free coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday as the city and state prepare to enter phase four of reopening at the [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicag...→

Here’s what Phase 4 will look like (LIVE UPDATES)

Here’s what Phase 4 will look like (LIVE UPDATES)

Notable changes for Phase 4 include allowing gatherings of 50 people or less — and reopening of indoor restaurant services to groups of 10 or less, with tables [...] Read full article: Here’s what Phase 4 will look like (LIVE...→

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

The city of Chicago is launching four mobile coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday in a new pilot program, according to the mayor’s office. Read full article: Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testi...→

The latest coronavirus updates: Monday, June 22

The latest coronavirus updates: Monday, June 22

Michigan reports 7 new deaths, 179 additional cases of COVID-19 on Monday. More... Read full article: The latest coronavirus updates: Monday, ...→

Louisiana governor delays next phase of coronavirus reopening because of spike in cases

Louisiana governor delays next phase of coronavirus reopening because of spike in cases

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards on Monday said he is postponing the date for his state to move into its third reopening phase for at least 28 days amid a spike [...] Read full article: Louisiana governor delays next phase of ...→

Live: Coronavirus daily news updates, June 22: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the world

Throughout Monday, on this page, we’ll post updates from Seattle Times journalists and others on the pandemic and its effects on the Seattle area, the Pacific [...] Read full article: Live: Coronavirus daily news updates, Ju...→

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Gatherings of up to 50 people will be allowed across the state starting Friday as Illinois moves into the fourth phase of its reopening plan. Here's what you n [...] Read full article: Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coron...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Accounts for 20% of New Cases Globally

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Accounts for 20% of New Cases Globally

New York City allowed offices to reopen, with limits, on Monday. The United Nations General Assembly will conduct its annual meeting virtually for the first ti [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Accounts ...→

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

A hotel lobby group in Illinois is asking elected leaders to increase the capacity of conventions in an effort to help the industry recover from massive layoff [...] Read full article: Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

CHICAGO — As Chicago moves to Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening, some restaurants are trying to figure out how to reduce health risks while recovering financia [...] Read full article: Concern grows for some restaurants as Il...→

Coronavirus in Colorado, June 24: A look at the latest updates on COVID-19

Coronavirus in Colorado, June 24: A look at the latest updates on COVID-19

As hospitalizations in Colorado continue their slow decline, data shows that recent COVID-19 patients are doing better than patients diagnosed in the early mon [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Colorado, June 24: A look...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Nations Try to Adjust to a Virus That Is Here to Stay

Coronavirus Live Updates: Nations Try to Adjust to a Virus That Is Here to Stay

Governments are scrambling to stop outbreaks before they become new waves of infection. In impoverished nations, many critically ill patients cannot get oxygen [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Nations Try to...→

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Gov. Abbott said Monday that coronavirus is spreading in the state at an "unacceptable rate" and insisted that something must be done. Read full article: Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading...→

Virginia will enter phase three of reopening next week as coronavirus starts to decline

Virginia will enter phase three of reopening next week as coronavirus starts to decline

Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday that Virginia, including Northern Virginia and Richmond, will move into phase three of reopening next week amid declines i [...] Read full article: Virginia will enter phase three of reope...→

Coronavirus Updates: NJ Will Allow Outdoor Gatherings Of 250 People

Coronavirus Updates: NJ Will Allow Outdoor Gatherings Of 250 People

Over the weekend, videos of tightly packed partygoers in Belmar, a popular beach town, went viral. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: NJ Will Allow Outdo...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Federal health officials will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. Further lockdowns have been announced in Germany after an outbreak at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fa...→

Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Latest official numbers: As of Tuesday morning, there are 169,415 confirmed COVID-19 cases in New Jersey with 12,895 coronavirus-related fatalities. Read full article: Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey...→

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Numbers Surge Globally as Many Nations Ease Lockdowns

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Numbers Surge Globally as Many Nations Ease Lockdowns

The coronavirus pandemic is worsening globally as case numbers surge in many large countries that have been lifting lockdowns, including the U.S. India’s infec [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Virus Numbers Surge...→

Gyms, Fitness Centers to Reopen Friday as Illinois Enters Phase 4 of Reopening

Gyms, Fitness Centers to Reopen Friday as Illinois Enters Phase 4 of Reopening

Gyms, fitness centers and health clubs across Illinois will be permitted to reopen Friday as the state enters phase four of Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s five-step reop [...] Read full article: Gyms, Fitness Centers to Reopen Friday a...→

King County moves to Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions; here’s what you can do now

Effective immediately, restrictions are relaxed on many King County businesses including restaurants, salons and retail, as well as some recreation and small g [...] Read full article: King County moves to Phase 2 of easing c...→

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Restaurants in Illinois can begin to allow indoor dining with some major changes starting Friday as the state moves into phase four of its reopening plan amid [...] Read full article: Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: ...→

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Topping the safety checklist is wearing a face mask, social distancing, reducing crowds and washing hands. Read full article: Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green...→

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois’ positivity rate on coronavirus test results ticked up slightly on Wednesday, as the state reported 715 new coronavirus cases and 64 additional confir [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cas...→

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Watch Live: Gov. Gavin Newsom is updating residents on the state of California’s coronavirus response. Read full article: Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavir...→

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Public health officials in Illinois have reported 601 new cases of coronavirus, along with 38 additional deaths over the last 24 hours. According to the Illino [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Corona...→

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

NOTE: Watch the governor’s 2:30 p.m. press conference live in the player above Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is set to deliver a coronavirus update as the state [...] Read full article: LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Updat...→

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Recent Medicare claims data further highlighted racial and socioeconomic health disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic, causing the federal agency to issue [...] Read full article: Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at ...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

Premature baby makes full recovery after experimental coronavirus treatment

Premature baby makes full recovery after experimental coronavirus treatment

Born premature at just 27 weeks, one baby is finally on his way home after battling both sepsis and COVID-19. NBC News’ Helena Humphrey spoke with the baby’s m [...] Read full article: Premature baby makes full recovery after...→

Trump to cut 525,000 foreign guest-workers to speed coronavirus jobs recovery

Trump to cut 525,000 foreign guest-workers to speed coronavirus jobs recovery

President Trump unleashed American workers to begin the coronavirus recovery Monday, announcing a series of immigration moves that will block hundreds of thous [...] Read full article: Trump to cut 525,000 foreign guest-worke...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Topping the safety checklist is wearing a face mask, social distancing, reducing crowds and washing hands. Read full article: Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, there have been 138,540 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in 101 counties since the start of the pandemic, inc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19...→

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Watch Live: Gov. Gavin Newsom is updating residents on the state of California’s coronavirus response. Read full article: Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavir...→

Coronavirus in Colorado, June 24: A look at the latest updates on COVID-19

Coronavirus in Colorado, June 24: A look at the latest updates on COVID-19

As hospitalizations in Colorado continue their slow decline, data shows that recent COVID-19 patients are doing better than patients diagnosed in the early mon [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Colorado, June 24: A look...→

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Gov. Abbott said Monday that coronavirus is spreading in the state at an "unacceptable rate" and insisted that something must be done. Read full article: Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading...→

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

NOTE: Watch the governor’s 2:30 p.m. press conference live in the player above Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is set to deliver a coronavirus update as the state [...] Read full article: LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Updat...→

Coronavirus Updates: NJ Will Allow Outdoor Gatherings Of 250 People

Coronavirus Updates: NJ Will Allow Outdoor Gatherings Of 250 People

Over the weekend, videos of tightly packed partygoers in Belmar, a popular beach town, went viral. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: NJ Will Allow Outdo...→

Here’s what Phase 4 will look like (LIVE UPDATES)

Here’s what Phase 4 will look like (LIVE UPDATES)

Notable changes for Phase 4 include allowing gatherings of 50 people or less — and reopening of indoor restaurant services to groups of 10 or less, with tables [...] Read full article: Here’s what Phase 4 will look like (LIVE...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Latest official numbers: As of Tuesday morning, there are 169,415 confirmed COVID-19 cases in New Jersey with 12,895 coronavirus-related fatalities. Read full article: Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey...→

The latest coronavirus updates: Monday, June 22

The latest coronavirus updates: Monday, June 22

Michigan reports 7 new deaths, 179 additional cases of COVID-19 on Monday. More... Read full article: The latest coronavirus updates: Monday, ...→

Premature baby makes full recovery after experimental coronavirus treatment

Premature baby makes full recovery after experimental coronavirus treatment

Born premature at just 27 weeks, one baby is finally on his way home after battling both sepsis and COVID-19. NBC News’ Helena Humphrey spoke with the baby’s m [...] Read full article: Premature baby makes full recovery after...→

Gyms, Fitness Centers to Reopen Friday as Illinois Enters Phase 4 of Reopening

Gyms, Fitness Centers to Reopen Friday as Illinois Enters Phase 4 of Reopening

Gyms, fitness centers and health clubs across Illinois will be permitted to reopen Friday as the state enters phase four of Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s five-step reop [...] Read full article: Gyms, Fitness Centers to Reopen Friday a...→

Live: Coronavirus daily news updates, June 22: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the world

Throughout Monday, on this page, we’ll post updates from Seattle Times journalists and others on the pandemic and its effects on the Seattle area, the Pacific [...] Read full article: Live: Coronavirus daily news updates, Ju...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Accounts for 20% of New Cases Globally

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Accounts for 20% of New Cases Globally

New York City allowed offices to reopen, with limits, on Monday. The United Nations General Assembly will conduct its annual meeting virtually for the first ti [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Accounts ...→

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

A hotel lobby group in Illinois is asking elected leaders to increase the capacity of conventions in an effort to help the industry recover from massive layoff [...] Read full article: Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus...→

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

Wednesday’s tally marked the first time in two weeks that the state reported 700 or more cases in a single day, but it’s still been almost three weeks since th [...] Read full article: 64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715...→

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois’ positivity rate on coronavirus test results ticked up slightly on Wednesday, as the state reported 715 new coronavirus cases and 64 additional confir [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cas...→

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

CHICAGO — As Chicago moves to Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening, some restaurants are trying to figure out how to reduce health risks while recovering financia [...] Read full article: Concern grows for some restaurants as Il...→

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate in the United States, data indicates. As of Tuesday, the transmission rate in the Co [...] Read full article: Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmissio...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Nations Try to Adjust to a Virus That Is Here to Stay

Coronavirus Live Updates: Nations Try to Adjust to a Virus That Is Here to Stay

Governments are scrambling to stop outbreaks before they become new waves of infection. In impoverished nations, many critically ill patients cannot get oxygen [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Nations Try to...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Public health officials in Illinois have reported 601 new cases of coronavirus, along with 38 additional deaths over the last 24 hours. According to the Illino [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Corona...→

Virginia will enter phase three of reopening next week as coronavirus starts to decline

Virginia will enter phase three of reopening next week as coronavirus starts to decline

Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday that Virginia, including Northern Virginia and Richmond, will move into phase three of reopening next week amid declines i [...] Read full article: Virginia will enter phase three of reope...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

The city of Chicago is launching four new free coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday as the city and state prepare to enter phase four of reopening at the [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicag...→

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Recent Medicare claims data further highlighted racial and socioeconomic health disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic, causing the federal agency to issue [...] Read full article: Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Federal health officials will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. Further lockdowns have been announced in Germany after an outbreak at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fa...→

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

The city of Chicago is launching four mobile coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday in a new pilot program, according to the mayor’s office. Read full article: Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testi...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Numbers Surge Globally as Many Nations Ease Lockdowns

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Numbers Surge Globally as Many Nations Ease Lockdowns

The coronavirus pandemic is worsening globally as case numbers surge in many large countries that have been lifting lockdowns, including the U.S. India’s infec [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Virus Numbers Surge...→

Louisiana governor delays next phase of coronavirus reopening because of spike in cases

Louisiana governor delays next phase of coronavirus reopening because of spike in cases

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards on Monday said he is postponing the date for his state to move into its third reopening phase for at least 28 days amid a spike [...] Read full article: Louisiana governor delays next phase of ...→

King County moves to Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions; here’s what you can do now

Effective immediately, restrictions are relaxed on many King County businesses including restaurants, salons and retail, as well as some recreation and small g [...] Read full article: King County moves to Phase 2 of easing c...→

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Gatherings of up to 50 people will be allowed across the state starting Friday as Illinois moves into the fourth phase of its reopening plan. Here's what you n [...] Read full article: Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coron...→

Trump to cut 525,000 foreign guest-workers to speed coronavirus jobs recovery

Trump to cut 525,000 foreign guest-workers to speed coronavirus jobs recovery

President Trump unleashed American workers to begin the coronavirus recovery Monday, announcing a series of immigration moves that will block hundreds of thous [...] Read full article: Trump to cut 525,000 foreign guest-worke...→

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Restaurants in Illinois can begin to allow indoor dining with some major changes starting Friday as the state moves into phase four of its reopening plan amid [...] Read full article: Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: ...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

A hotel lobby group in Illinois is asking elected leaders to increase the capacity of conventions in an effort to help the industry recover from massive layoff [...] Read full article: Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus...→

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Topping the safety checklist is wearing a face mask, social distancing, reducing crowds and washing hands. Read full article: Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green...→

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

Wednesday’s tally marked the first time in two weeks that the state reported 700 or more cases in a single day, but it’s still been almost three weeks since th [...] Read full article: 64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois’ positivity rate on coronavirus test results ticked up slightly on Wednesday, as the state reported 715 new coronavirus cases and 64 additional confir [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cas...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, there have been 138,540 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in 101 counties since the start of the pandemic, inc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19...→

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

CHICAGO — As Chicago moves to Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening, some restaurants are trying to figure out how to reduce health risks while recovering financia [...] Read full article: Concern grows for some restaurants as Il...→

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Watch Live: Gov. Gavin Newsom is updating residents on the state of California’s coronavirus response. Read full article: Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavir...→

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate in the United States, data indicates. As of Tuesday, the transmission rate in the Co [...] Read full article: Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmissio...→

Coronavirus in Colorado, June 24: A look at the latest updates on COVID-19

Coronavirus in Colorado, June 24: A look at the latest updates on COVID-19

As hospitalizations in Colorado continue their slow decline, data shows that recent COVID-19 patients are doing better than patients diagnosed in the early mon [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Colorado, June 24: A look...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Nations Try to Adjust to a Virus That Is Here to Stay

Coronavirus Live Updates: Nations Try to Adjust to a Virus That Is Here to Stay

Governments are scrambling to stop outbreaks before they become new waves of infection. In impoverished nations, many critically ill patients cannot get oxygen [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Nations Try to...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Gov. Abbott said Monday that coronavirus is spreading in the state at an "unacceptable rate" and insisted that something must be done. Read full article: Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading...→

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Public health officials in Illinois have reported 601 new cases of coronavirus, along with 38 additional deaths over the last 24 hours. According to the Illino [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Corona...→

Virginia will enter phase three of reopening next week as coronavirus starts to decline

Virginia will enter phase three of reopening next week as coronavirus starts to decline

Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday that Virginia, including Northern Virginia and Richmond, will move into phase three of reopening next week amid declines i [...] Read full article: Virginia will enter phase three of reope...→

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

NOTE: Watch the governor’s 2:30 p.m. press conference live in the player above Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is set to deliver a coronavirus update as the state [...] Read full article: LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Updat...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

The city of Chicago is launching four new free coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday as the city and state prepare to enter phase four of reopening at the [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicag...→

Coronavirus Updates: NJ Will Allow Outdoor Gatherings Of 250 People

Coronavirus Updates: NJ Will Allow Outdoor Gatherings Of 250 People

Over the weekend, videos of tightly packed partygoers in Belmar, a popular beach town, went viral. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: NJ Will Allow Outdo...→

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Recent Medicare claims data further highlighted racial and socioeconomic health disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic, causing the federal agency to issue [...] Read full article: Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at ...→

Here’s what Phase 4 will look like (LIVE UPDATES)

Here’s what Phase 4 will look like (LIVE UPDATES)

Notable changes for Phase 4 include allowing gatherings of 50 people or less — and reopening of indoor restaurant services to groups of 10 or less, with tables [...] Read full article: Here’s what Phase 4 will look like (LIVE...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Federal health officials will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. Further lockdowns have been announced in Germany after an outbreak at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fa...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

The city of Chicago is launching four mobile coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday in a new pilot program, according to the mayor’s office. Read full article: Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testi...→

Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Latest official numbers: As of Tuesday morning, there are 169,415 confirmed COVID-19 cases in New Jersey with 12,895 coronavirus-related fatalities. Read full article: Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

The latest coronavirus updates: Monday, June 22

The latest coronavirus updates: Monday, June 22

Michigan reports 7 new deaths, 179 additional cases of COVID-19 on Monday. More... Read full article: The latest coronavirus updates: Monday, ...→

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Numbers Surge Globally as Many Nations Ease Lockdowns

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Numbers Surge Globally as Many Nations Ease Lockdowns

The coronavirus pandemic is worsening globally as case numbers surge in many large countries that have been lifting lockdowns, including the U.S. India’s infec [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Virus Numbers Surge...→

Premature baby makes full recovery after experimental coronavirus treatment

Premature baby makes full recovery after experimental coronavirus treatment

Born premature at just 27 weeks, one baby is finally on his way home after battling both sepsis and COVID-19. NBC News’ Helena Humphrey spoke with the baby’s m [...] Read full article: Premature baby makes full recovery after...→

Louisiana governor delays next phase of coronavirus reopening because of spike in cases

Louisiana governor delays next phase of coronavirus reopening because of spike in cases

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards on Monday said he is postponing the date for his state to move into its third reopening phase for at least 28 days amid a spike [...] Read full article: Louisiana governor delays next phase of ...→

Gyms, Fitness Centers to Reopen Friday as Illinois Enters Phase 4 of Reopening

Gyms, Fitness Centers to Reopen Friday as Illinois Enters Phase 4 of Reopening

Gyms, fitness centers and health clubs across Illinois will be permitted to reopen Friday as the state enters phase four of Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s five-step reop [...] Read full article: Gyms, Fitness Centers to Reopen Friday a...→

Live: Coronavirus daily news updates, June 22: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the world

Throughout Monday, on this page, we’ll post updates from Seattle Times journalists and others on the pandemic and its effects on the Seattle area, the Pacific [...] Read full article: Live: Coronavirus daily news updates, Ju...→

King County moves to Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions; here’s what you can do now

Effective immediately, restrictions are relaxed on many King County businesses including restaurants, salons and retail, as well as some recreation and small g [...] Read full article: King County moves to Phase 2 of easing c...→

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Gatherings of up to 50 people will be allowed across the state starting Friday as Illinois moves into the fourth phase of its reopening plan. Here's what you n [...] Read full article: Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coron...→

Trump to cut 525,000 foreign guest-workers to speed coronavirus jobs recovery

Trump to cut 525,000 foreign guest-workers to speed coronavirus jobs recovery

President Trump unleashed American workers to begin the coronavirus recovery Monday, announcing a series of immigration moves that will block hundreds of thous [...] Read full article: Trump to cut 525,000 foreign guest-worke...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Accounts for 20% of New Cases Globally

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Accounts for 20% of New Cases Globally

New York City allowed offices to reopen, with limits, on Monday. The United Nations General Assembly will conduct its annual meeting virtually for the first ti [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Accounts ...→

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Restaurants in Illinois can begin to allow indoor dining with some major changes starting Friday as the state moves into phase four of its reopening plan amid [...] Read full article: Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: ...→