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J. Crew files for bankruptcy after economic hit from coronavirus pandemic

J. Crew files for bankruptcy after economic hit from coronavirus pandemic

Preppy clothing retailer is the first major retailer to collapse following government-mandated shutdowns. Read full article: J. Crew files for bankruptcy after econo...→

J. Crew files for bankruptcy after economic hit from coronavirus pandemic

J. Crew files for bankruptcy after economic hit from coronavirus pandemic

Preppy clothing retailer is the first major retailer to collapse following government-mandated shutdowns. Read full article: J. Crew files for bankruptcy after econo...→

Hertz files for bankruptcy protection

Hertz files for bankruptcy protection

Hertz and its subsidiaries will continue to operate, according to a release from the company. By the end of March, Hertz Global Holdings Inc. had racked up $18 [...] Read full article: Hertz files for bankruptcy protection...→

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 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...→

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...→

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...→

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

China, Australia's largest trading partner, recently began imposing economic pressures on the country after Australia called for an independent inquiry into th [...] Read full article: U.S. stands with Australia after China t...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

It was a positive sign that Newsom also acknowledged that spending cuts have to be a part of the solution. Read full article: Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to ta...→

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday said the coronavirus pandemic has revealed some leaders to be empty suits and that a lot of the people in positions o [...] Read full article: Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretend...→

The smart way for post-coronavirus pandemic NYC to save money: Stop recycling

The smart way for post-coronavirus pandemic NYC to save money: Stop recycling

The financial pressure of the coronavirus pandemic has led Mayor de Blasio to do what he’s never done before: propose reductions in New York City’s sprawling $ [...] Read full article: The smart way for post-coronavirus pande...→

Asian wet markets still ‘filthy’ despite coronavirus pandemic, PETA video shows

Asian wet markets still ‘filthy’ despite coronavirus pandemic, PETA video shows

A shocking graphic video posted on Twitter this week shows conditions in Asian “wet markets” haven’t changed despite a coronavirus pandemic that has killed mor [...] Read full article: Asian wet markets still ‘filthy’ despite...→

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

A New Jersey couple with mounting bills and limited income due to COVID-19 turned a hobby into a flourishing business that brightens up their beach community.  Read full article: From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J....→

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Starting in mid-March, the company lost all revenue when travel nearly shut down due to the novel coronavirus Read full article: Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into ban...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Wabasha Street Caves closing in November, another victim of the coronavirus pandemic

After nearly 27 years of entertaining guests and hosting gangster tours, the Wabasha Street Caves will be closing at the end of November. The three-cave comple [...] Read full article: Wabasha Street Caves closing in November...→

JCPenney Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus

JCPenney Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus

(CNN) — JCPenney filed for bankruptcy on Friday, the latest retail giant to see its downfall hastened by the coronavirus crisis. The pandemic was the final blo [...] Read full article: JCPenney Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Co...→

Hertz Files for Bankruptcy Protection as Car Rentals Evaporate in Pandemic

Hertz Files for Bankruptcy Protection as Car Rentals Evaporate in Pandemic

Hertz Global Holdings Inc, a car rental business more than a century old, filed for bankruptcy protection on Friday after its business all but vanished during [...] Read full article: Hertz Files for Bankruptcy Protection as...→

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...→

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

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

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

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...→

Recession-hit Japan's exports, imports fall due to pandemic

Recession-hit Japan's exports plunged nearly 22% in April, the country's worst drop in more than a decade as the coronavirus pandemic slammed global demand. Read full article: Recession-hit Japan's exports, imports f...→

Airports reporting first uptick in bookings since pandemic hit Michigan

Airports reporting first uptick in bookings since pandemic hit Michigan

Some encouraging news for U.S. airliners. For the first time, Southwest reports more bookings than cancellations. Read full article: Airports reporting first uptick in booki...→

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...→

Coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt to return to sea this week with modified crew: Report

Coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt to return to sea this week with modified crew: Report

The coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt is expected to return to sea later this week with a pared-down crew as it returns to duty after being kept in p [...] Read full article: Coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosev...→

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 ...→

Germany, France propose recovery fund for pandemic-hit EU

Germany and France jointly proposed a 500 billion-euro ($543 billion) recovery fund Monday to boost European economies hit by the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Germany, France propose recovery fund fo...→

How restaurants are changing because of the coronavirus pandemic

How restaurants are changing because of the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants around the world are figuring how to safely welcome back customers during the coronavirus pandemic. Many eateries will have staff wear masks and gl [...] Read full article: How restaurants are changing because of ...→

Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Family and friends of William Howard Chittenden, marine corps veteran, gather in Wheaton on Saturday to celebrate his 100th birthday, finding some hope amid a [...] Read full article: Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday...→

Volunteers sought in Md. to help seniors during the coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

One Maryland group is working with the state to connect volunteers with seniors who need help during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Volunteers sought in Md. to help seniors...→

J.C. Penney, 118-Year-Old Department Store, Files for Bankruptcy

J.C. Penney, 118-Year-Old Department Store, Files for Bankruptcy

The chain’s move came after J. Crew and the Neiman Marcus Group filed, and represented the biggest casualty amid retail closures tied to the coronavirus pandem [...] Read full article: J.C. Penney, 118-Year-Old Department Sto...→

Hertz files for bankruptcy protection

Hertz files for bankruptcy protection

Hertz and its subsidiaries will continue to operate, according to a release from the company. By the end of March, Hertz Global Holdings Inc. had racked up $18 [...] Read full article: Hertz files for bankruptcy protection...→

Hertz Files for Bankruptcy Protection as Car Rentals Evaporate in Pandemic

Hertz Files for Bankruptcy Protection as Car Rentals Evaporate in Pandemic

Hertz Global Holdings Inc, a car rental business more than a century old, filed for bankruptcy protection on Friday after its business all but vanished during [...] Read full article: Hertz Files for Bankruptcy Protection as...→

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 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...→

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

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

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

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...→

Recession-hit Japan's exports, imports fall due to pandemic

Recession-hit Japan's exports plunged nearly 22% in April, the country's worst drop in more than a decade as the coronavirus pandemic slammed global demand. Read full article: Recession-hit Japan's exports, imports 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...→

Airports reporting first uptick in bookings since pandemic hit Michigan

Airports reporting first uptick in bookings since pandemic hit Michigan

Some encouraging news for U.S. airliners. For the first time, Southwest reports more bookings than cancellations. Read full article: Airports reporting first uptick in booki...→

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...→

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...→

Coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt to return to sea this week with modified crew: Report

Coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt to return to sea this week with modified crew: Report

The coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt is expected to return to sea later this week with a pared-down crew as it returns to duty after being kept in p [...] Read full article: Coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosev...→

Germany, France propose recovery fund for pandemic-hit EU

Germany and France jointly proposed a 500 billion-euro ($543 billion) recovery fund Monday to boost European economies hit by the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Germany, France propose recovery fund fo...→

Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

It was a positive sign that Newsom also acknowledged that spending cuts have to be a part of the solution. Read full article: Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to ta...→

Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Family and friends of William Howard Chittenden, marine corps veteran, gather in Wheaton on Saturday to celebrate his 100th birthday, finding some hope amid a [...] Read full article: Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday...→

Wabasha Street Caves closing in November, another victim of the coronavirus pandemic

After nearly 27 years of entertaining guests and hosting gangster tours, the Wabasha Street Caves will be closing at the end of November. The three-cave comple [...] Read full article: Wabasha Street Caves closing in November...→

The smart way for post-coronavirus pandemic NYC to save money: Stop recycling

The smart way for post-coronavirus pandemic NYC to save money: Stop recycling

The financial pressure of the coronavirus pandemic has led Mayor de Blasio to do what he’s never done before: propose reductions in New York City’s sprawling $ [...] Read full article: The smart way for post-coronavirus pande...→

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

A New Jersey couple with mounting bills and limited income due to COVID-19 turned a hobby into a flourishing business that brightens up their beach community.  Read full article: From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J....→

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Starting in mid-March, the company lost all revenue when travel nearly shut down due to the novel coronavirus Read full article: Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into ban...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

China, Australia's largest trading partner, recently began imposing economic pressures on the country after Australia called for an independent inquiry into th [...] Read full article: U.S. stands with Australia after China t...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

How restaurants are changing because of the coronavirus pandemic

How restaurants are changing because of the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants around the world are figuring how to safely welcome back customers during the coronavirus pandemic. Many eateries will have staff wear masks and gl [...] Read full article: How restaurants are changing because of ...→

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday said the coronavirus pandemic has revealed some leaders to be empty suits and that a lot of the people in positions o [...] Read full article: Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretend...→

Volunteers sought in Md. to help seniors during the coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

One Maryland group is working with the state to connect volunteers with seniors who need help during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Volunteers sought in Md. to help seniors...→

JCPenney Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus

JCPenney Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus

(CNN) — JCPenney filed for bankruptcy on Friday, the latest retail giant to see its downfall hastened by the coronavirus crisis. The pandemic was the final blo [...] Read full article: JCPenney Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Co...→

Asian wet markets still ‘filthy’ despite coronavirus pandemic, PETA video shows

Asian wet markets still ‘filthy’ despite coronavirus pandemic, PETA video shows

A shocking graphic video posted on Twitter this week shows conditions in Asian “wet markets” haven’t changed despite a coronavirus pandemic that has killed mor [...] Read full article: Asian wet markets still ‘filthy’ despite...→

J.C. Penney, 118-Year-Old Department Store, Files for Bankruptcy

J.C. Penney, 118-Year-Old Department Store, Files for Bankruptcy

The chain’s move came after J. Crew and the Neiman Marcus Group filed, and represented the biggest casualty amid retail closures tied to the coronavirus pandem [...] Read full article: J.C. Penney, 118-Year-Old Department Sto...→

Hertz files for bankruptcy protection

Hertz files for bankruptcy protection

Hertz and its subsidiaries will continue to operate, according to a release from the company. By the end of March, Hertz Global Holdings Inc. had racked up $18 [...] Read full article: Hertz files for bankruptcy protection...→

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Starting in mid-March, the company lost all revenue when travel nearly shut down due to the novel coronavirus Read full article: Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into ban...→

Hertz Files for Bankruptcy Protection as Car Rentals Evaporate in Pandemic

Hertz Files for Bankruptcy Protection as Car Rentals Evaporate in Pandemic

Hertz Global Holdings Inc, a car rental business more than a century old, filed for bankruptcy protection on Friday after its business all but vanished during [...] Read full article: Hertz Files for Bankruptcy Protection as...→

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...→

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...→

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

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

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

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...→

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...→

Recession-hit Japan's exports, imports fall due to pandemic

Recession-hit Japan's exports plunged nearly 22% in April, the country's worst drop in more than a decade as the coronavirus pandemic slammed global demand. Read full article: Recession-hit Japan's exports, imports f...→

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

China, Australia's largest trading partner, recently began imposing economic pressures on the country after Australia called for an independent inquiry into th [...] Read full article: U.S. stands with Australia after China t...→

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...→

Airports reporting first uptick in bookings since pandemic hit Michigan

Airports reporting first uptick in bookings since pandemic hit Michigan

Some encouraging news for U.S. airliners. For the first time, Southwest reports more bookings than cancellations. Read full article: Airports reporting first uptick in booki...→

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...→

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...→

Coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt to return to sea this week with modified crew: Report

Coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt to return to sea this week with modified crew: Report

The coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt is expected to return to sea later this week with a pared-down crew as it returns to duty after being kept in p [...] Read full article: Coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosev...→

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...→

Germany, France propose recovery fund for pandemic-hit EU

Germany and France jointly proposed a 500 billion-euro ($543 billion) recovery fund Monday to boost European economies hit by the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Germany, France propose recovery fund fo...→

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...→

How restaurants are changing because of the coronavirus pandemic

How restaurants are changing because of the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants around the world are figuring how to safely welcome back customers during the coronavirus pandemic. Many eateries will have staff wear masks and gl [...] Read full article: How restaurants are changing because of ...→

Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

It was a positive sign that Newsom also acknowledged that spending cuts have to be a part of the solution. Read full article: Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to ta...→

Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Family and friends of William Howard Chittenden, marine corps veteran, gather in Wheaton on Saturday to celebrate his 100th birthday, finding some hope amid a [...] Read full article: Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday...→

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday said the coronavirus pandemic has revealed some leaders to be empty suits and that a lot of the people in positions o [...] Read full article: Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretend...→

Wabasha Street Caves closing in November, another victim of the coronavirus pandemic

After nearly 27 years of entertaining guests and hosting gangster tours, the Wabasha Street Caves will be closing at the end of November. The three-cave comple [...] Read full article: Wabasha Street Caves closing in November...→

Volunteers sought in Md. to help seniors during the coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

One Maryland group is working with the state to connect volunteers with seniors who need help during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Volunteers sought in Md. to help seniors...→

The smart way for post-coronavirus pandemic NYC to save money: Stop recycling

The smart way for post-coronavirus pandemic NYC to save money: Stop recycling

The financial pressure of the coronavirus pandemic has led Mayor de Blasio to do what he’s never done before: propose reductions in New York City’s sprawling $ [...] Read full article: The smart way for post-coronavirus pande...→

JCPenney Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus

JCPenney Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus

(CNN) — JCPenney filed for bankruptcy on Friday, the latest retail giant to see its downfall hastened by the coronavirus crisis. The pandemic was the final blo [...] Read full article: JCPenney Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Co...→

Asian wet markets still ‘filthy’ despite coronavirus pandemic, PETA video shows

Asian wet markets still ‘filthy’ despite coronavirus pandemic, PETA video shows

A shocking graphic video posted on Twitter this week shows conditions in Asian “wet markets” haven’t changed despite a coronavirus pandemic that has killed mor [...] Read full article: Asian wet markets still ‘filthy’ despite...→

J.C. Penney, 118-Year-Old Department Store, Files for Bankruptcy

J.C. Penney, 118-Year-Old Department Store, Files for Bankruptcy

The chain’s move came after J. Crew and the Neiman Marcus Group filed, and represented the biggest casualty amid retail closures tied to the coronavirus pandem [...] Read full article: J.C. Penney, 118-Year-Old Department Sto...→

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

A New Jersey couple with mounting bills and limited income due to COVID-19 turned a hobby into a flourishing business that brightens up their beach community.  Read full article: From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J....→