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Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen following closure due to coronavirus

Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen following closure due to coronavirus

Graceland is on track to reopen its doors on Thursday after closing its doors in March amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen ...→

Dems narrowly defeat GOP motion to bar undocumented immigrants from receiving coronavirus payments

Dems narrowly defeat GOP motion to bar undocumented immigrants from receiving coronavirus payments

House Democrats on Friday narrowly rejected a GOP-led motion to prevent illegal immigrants from getting coronavirus stimulus checks. Read full article: Dems narrowly defeat GOP motion to bar u...→

Morton Arboretum to reopen for members June 1 after coronavirus closure

Morton Arboretum to reopen for members June 1 after coronavirus closure

The last major nature attraction in the area to close, it becomes the first to announce its reopening -- with special rules to keep guests safe. Read full article: Morton Arboretum to reopen for members J...→

Health officials order closure of Castle Rock restaurant that defied coronavirus public health order

Health officials order closure of Castle Rock restaurant that defied coronavirus public health order

The Tri-County Health Department on Monday ordered a Castle Rock restaurant that opened to Mother’s Day crowds Sunday to close until it complies with the state [...] Read full article: Health officials order closure of Castle...→

Shanghai Disneyland Re-Opens after Three-Month Closure Due to Coronavirus

Shanghai Disneyland Re-Opens after Three-Month Closure Due to Coronavirus

Walt Disney Co reopened its Shanghai Disneyland park on Monday to a reduced number of visitors, ending a roughly three-month closure caused by the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Shanghai Disneyland Re-Opens after Three...→

How lonely animals at Ukraine zoo are coping amid coronavirus closure

How lonely animals at Ukraine zoo are coping amid coronavirus closure

The zoo in Demydiv, 25 miles from Kiev, is almost out of money and can barely cover the bills it takes to care for the animals and the facility, Reuters report [...] Read full article: How lonely animals at Ukraine zoo are co...→

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D.-Mich., voiced a call for $2,000 monthly payments to everyone for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic, hosting an event Thursday to [...] Read full article: Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus...→

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

In a win for the Trump administration, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit on Tuesday overruled a lower-court judge’s decision requiring that an ICE [...] Read full article: California ICE detainees to remain held ...→

Rural Texas hospitals and clinics on brink of closure as state prepares to reopen from coronavirus shutdown

Rural Texas hospitals and clinics on brink of closure as state prepares to reopen from coronavirus shutdown

The official in charge of the state's rural health care system says 60 of the 163 facilities he helps to keep open have less than 30 days of cash on hand. 60 M [...] Read full article: Rural Texas hospitals and clinics on bri...→

Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Expected To Announce Closure Of All Beaches, State Parks

Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Expected To Announce Closure Of All Beaches, State Parks

The memo, obtained by CBS Los Angeles, said the decision was made after crowds flocked to open beaches, in violation of the state's shelter-in-place order. Read full article: Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Expected To Ann...→

Coronavirus infects North Carolina workers at pick-your-own strawberries farm, forcing closure

Coronavirus infects North Carolina workers at pick-your-own strawberries farm, forcing closure

At least eight workers at a pick-your-own strawberries farm in North Carolina have tested positive for the coronavirus, forcing the Greensboro establishment to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus infects North Carolina worke...→

F.D.A. Halts Coronavirus Testing Program Backed by Bill Gates

F.D.A. Halts Coronavirus Testing Program Backed by Bill Gates

The program allows people in the Seattle area to easily take a coronavirus test at home. Researchers say such testing is essential for future monitoring of the [...] Read full article: F.D.A. Halts Coronavirus Testing Program...→

Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

About 80 percent of tenants made full or partial payments during the first week of May, a slight increase from 78 percent in April, according to a new survey o [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, ...→

Woman arrested for refusing to leave Florida beach in protest of coronavirus closure

Woman arrested for refusing to leave Florida beach in protest of coronavirus closure

Before she was apprehended, the woman attended a rally at Lummus Park, Miami Beach, where protesters called for the reopening of businesses and beaches across [...] Read full article: Woman arrested for refusing to leave Flo...→

Lawmakers push Coronavirus crisis payments of $2,000 per month

Lawmakers push Coronavirus crisis payments of $2,000 per month

A group of progressive lawmakers is looking to expand coronavirus relief and put monthly checks directly in the pockets of “ordinary” Americans struggling to m [...] Read full article: Lawmakers push Coronavirus crisis paymen...→

DEF CON, annual computer hacking conference, canceled over coronavirus

DEF CON, annual computer hacking conference, canceled over coronavirus

DEF CON, one of the world’s largest and longest-running computer hacking conferences, was called off Friday as a result of the continuing global coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: DEF CON, annual computer hacking confere...→

Disneyland construction crews return for limited ‘essential work’ during coronavirus closure

Disneyland construction crews return for limited ‘essential work’ during coronavirus closure

The limited construction marks the first step toward ramping up work at the Disneyland resort as Disney prepares for the eventual reopening of its Anaheim them [...] Read full article: Disneyland construction crews return for...→

Coronavirus fallout: Homeowners increasingly delaying mortgage payments

Coronavirus fallout: Homeowners increasingly delaying mortgage payments

pandemic. The loans have $841 billion in unpaid principal balance, up almost 12% from a week earlier, according to figures released by Black Knight. Read full article: Coronavirus fallout: Homeowners increasi...→

More than half of U.S. homeowners worried about making mortgage payments due to coronavirus

More than half of U.S. homeowners worried about making mortgage payments due to coronavirus

More than half of U.S. homeowners are worried about making upcoming mortgage payments due to the new coronavirus pandemic, according to a new report. Read full article: More than half of U.S. homeowners worrie...→

Coronavirus Pandemic Halts International Migration: Live Coverage

Coronavirus Pandemic Halts International Migration: Live Coverage

A dozen countries, including Italy, India and Lebanon, began to relax restrictions on public life on Monday. China’s vaccine industry sees opportunity in the c [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic Halts International...→

Beloved Green-Wood Cemetery warns bad coronavirus behavior may force closure

Beloved Green-Wood Cemetery warns bad coronavirus behavior may force closure

Some guests have flouted Green-Wood’s rules by bringing in dogs, riding bikes and allowing children to climb trees, its president said.  Read full article: Beloved Green-Wood Cemetery warns bad co...→

Some California business owners say they have to defy coronavirus closure orders to stay afloat

Some California business owners say they have to defy coronavirus closure orders to stay afloat

Despite California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s stay-at-home-order, some California business owners have begun reopening their doors to customers, saying their companie [...] Read full article: Some California business owners say they...→

Federal Government Sued Over Denial of Coronavirus Relief Payments to Citizens Married to Immigrants

Federal Government Sued Over Denial of Coronavirus Relief Payments to Citizens Married to Immigrants

The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund is suing the federal government over its denial of federal coronavirus relief payments to U.S. citizens [...] Read full article: Federal Government Sued Over Denial of C...→

Advocates Call On Gov. Gavin Newsom To Cancel Rent, Mortgage Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Advocates Call On Gov. Gavin Newsom To Cancel Rent, Mortgage Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

California residents, activists, advocates and legislators called on Gov. Gavin Newsom to cancel rent and mortgage payments during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Advocates Call On Gov. Gavin Newsom To C...→

Lanhee Chen: WHO reform – investigate coronavirus response and demand these changes at annual meeting

Lanhee Chen: WHO reform – investigate coronavirus response and demand these changes at annual meeting

The United States should use this week's gathering to press for an accounting of the WHO’s actions during the current pandemic, as well as reforms to the organ [...] Read full article: Lanhee Chen: WHO reform – investigate co...→

Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk canceled due to the coronavirus

Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk canceled due to the coronavirus

The annual Mackinac Bridge Walk, which was set to take place in September, has been canceled due to the pandemic Read full article: Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk canceled due...→

Boston’s annual Memorial Day flag garden to move online amid coronavirus concerns

Boston’s annual Memorial Day flag garden to move online amid coronavirus concerns

A wave of thousands of red, white and blue flags will not wash over Boston Common this Memorial Day for the first time in a decade — the flag garden honoring f [...] Read full article: Boston’s annual Memorial Day flag garden...→

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed a bill that would provide Americans with $2,000 in payments each month until the U.S. unemployment rate bounces back fro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propos...→

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

This bill would grant married couples who file together $4,000 and $2,000 for each child up to three -- per month. Read full article: Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payme...→

Coronavirus economy: Santana Row owner launches contact-less store pickups, says rent payments slow

Coronavirus economy: Santana Row owner launches contact-less store pickups, says rent payments slow

Federal Realty has launched The Pick-Up, a curbside, contactless service for retailers and restaurants at the company’s Santana Row center in San Jose, as well [...] Read full article: Coronavirus economy: Santana Row owner l...→

Knott’s Berry Farm’s record attendance and revenues turn to big losses with coronavirus closure

Knott’s Berry Farm’s record attendance and revenues turn to big losses with coronavirus closure

Cedar Fair lost 388,000 visitors and more than $20 million in revenues with its parks closed as a result of COVID-19 pandemic during the last two weeks of the [...] Read full article: Knott’s Berry Farm’s record attendance a...→

Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 after monthslong coronavirus closure

Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 after monthslong coronavirus closure

The phased opening will include attendance limits, an advance reservation system, social distancing and other measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Read full article: Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 aft...→

NY, NJ Goodwills still accepting donations during coronavirus pandemic, despite closure of stores

NY, NJ Goodwills still accepting donations during coronavirus pandemic, despite closure of stores

Goodwill stores may be closed across New York and New Jersey, but the popular donation center is still taking accepting your gently used clothing, books, recor [...] Read full article: NY, NJ Goodwills still accepting donatio...→

Coronavirus: Tenants Surround LA City Hall Demanding Cancelation Of All Rent, Mortgage Payments

Coronavirus: Tenants Surround LA City Hall Demanding Cancelation Of All Rent, Mortgage Payments

Members of the Los Angeles Tenants Union circled and surrounded City Hall on foot and in vehicles Thursday morning demanding that city and state leaders cancel [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Tenants Surround LA City Ha...→

Coronavirus Update: Salesforce Cancels Its Annual Dreamforce Conference For 2020

San Francisco's tourist and convention industry has been dealt another major blow due to the coronavirus outbreak as Saleforce has cancelled plans to hold its [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Salesforce Cancels I...→

Philly's Annual Odunde Festival Canceled in 2020 Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Philly's Annual Odunde Festival Canceled in 2020 Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Philadelphia’s Odunde Festival has become the latest victim of the coronavirus pandemic as the 2020 edition of the annual Afrcan American cultural street fair [...] Read full article: Philly's Annual Odunde Festival Canceled...→

Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen following closure due to coronavirus

Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen following closure due to coronavirus

Graceland is on track to reopen its doors on Thursday after closing its doors in March amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen ...→

Lanhee Chen: WHO reform – investigate coronavirus response and demand these changes at annual meeting

Lanhee Chen: WHO reform – investigate coronavirus response and demand these changes at annual meeting

The United States should use this week's gathering to press for an accounting of the WHO’s actions during the current pandemic, as well as reforms to the organ [...] Read full article: Lanhee Chen: WHO reform – investigate co...→

F.D.A. Halts Coronavirus Testing Program Backed by Bill Gates

F.D.A. Halts Coronavirus Testing Program Backed by Bill Gates

The program allows people in the Seattle area to easily take a coronavirus test at home. Researchers say such testing is essential for future monitoring of the [...] Read full article: F.D.A. Halts Coronavirus Testing Program...→

Morton Arboretum to reopen for members June 1 after coronavirus closure

Morton Arboretum to reopen for members June 1 after coronavirus closure

The last major nature attraction in the area to close, it becomes the first to announce its reopening -- with special rules to keep guests safe. Read full article: Morton Arboretum to reopen for members J...→

Woman arrested for refusing to leave Florida beach in protest of coronavirus closure

Woman arrested for refusing to leave Florida beach in protest of coronavirus closure

Before she was apprehended, the woman attended a rally at Lummus Park, Miami Beach, where protesters called for the reopening of businesses and beaches across [...] Read full article: Woman arrested for refusing to leave Flo...→

Shanghai Disneyland Re-Opens after Three-Month Closure Due to Coronavirus

Shanghai Disneyland Re-Opens after Three-Month Closure Due to Coronavirus

Walt Disney Co reopened its Shanghai Disneyland park on Monday to a reduced number of visitors, ending a roughly three-month closure caused by the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Shanghai Disneyland Re-Opens after Three...→

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed a bill that would provide Americans with $2,000 in payments each month until the U.S. unemployment rate bounces back fro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propos...→

DEF CON, annual computer hacking conference, canceled over coronavirus

DEF CON, annual computer hacking conference, canceled over coronavirus

DEF CON, one of the world’s largest and longest-running computer hacking conferences, was called off Friday as a result of the continuing global coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: DEF CON, annual computer hacking confere...→

Disneyland construction crews return for limited ‘essential work’ during coronavirus closure

Disneyland construction crews return for limited ‘essential work’ during coronavirus closure

The limited construction marks the first step toward ramping up work at the Disneyland resort as Disney prepares for the eventual reopening of its Anaheim them [...] Read full article: Disneyland construction crews return for...→

Knott’s Berry Farm’s record attendance and revenues turn to big losses with coronavirus closure

Knott’s Berry Farm’s record attendance and revenues turn to big losses with coronavirus closure

Cedar Fair lost 388,000 visitors and more than $20 million in revenues with its parks closed as a result of COVID-19 pandemic during the last two weeks of the [...] Read full article: Knott’s Berry Farm’s record attendance a...→

More than half of U.S. homeowners worried about making mortgage payments due to coronavirus

More than half of U.S. homeowners worried about making mortgage payments due to coronavirus

More than half of U.S. homeowners are worried about making upcoming mortgage payments due to the new coronavirus pandemic, according to a new report. Read full article: More than half of U.S. homeowners worrie...→

NY, NJ Goodwills still accepting donations during coronavirus pandemic, despite closure of stores

NY, NJ Goodwills still accepting donations during coronavirus pandemic, despite closure of stores

Goodwill stores may be closed across New York and New Jersey, but the popular donation center is still taking accepting your gently used clothing, books, recor [...] Read full article: NY, NJ Goodwills still accepting donatio...→

Beloved Green-Wood Cemetery warns bad coronavirus behavior may force closure

Beloved Green-Wood Cemetery warns bad coronavirus behavior may force closure

Some guests have flouted Green-Wood’s rules by bringing in dogs, riding bikes and allowing children to climb trees, its president said.  Read full article: Beloved Green-Wood Cemetery warns bad co...→

Rural Texas hospitals and clinics on brink of closure as state prepares to reopen from coronavirus shutdown

Rural Texas hospitals and clinics on brink of closure as state prepares to reopen from coronavirus shutdown

The official in charge of the state's rural health care system says 60 of the 163 facilities he helps to keep open have less than 30 days of cash on hand. 60 M [...] Read full article: Rural Texas hospitals and clinics on bri...→

Coronavirus Update: Salesforce Cancels Its Annual Dreamforce Conference For 2020

San Francisco's tourist and convention industry has been dealt another major blow due to the coronavirus outbreak as Saleforce has cancelled plans to hold its [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Salesforce Cancels I...→

Federal Government Sued Over Denial of Coronavirus Relief Payments to Citizens Married to Immigrants

Federal Government Sued Over Denial of Coronavirus Relief Payments to Citizens Married to Immigrants

The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund is suing the federal government over its denial of federal coronavirus relief payments to U.S. citizens [...] Read full article: Federal Government Sued Over Denial of C...→

Coronavirus infects North Carolina workers at pick-your-own strawberries farm, forcing closure

Coronavirus infects North Carolina workers at pick-your-own strawberries farm, forcing closure

At least eight workers at a pick-your-own strawberries farm in North Carolina have tested positive for the coronavirus, forcing the Greensboro establishment to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus infects North Carolina worke...→

Philly's Annual Odunde Festival Canceled in 2020 Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Philly's Annual Odunde Festival Canceled in 2020 Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Philadelphia’s Odunde Festival has become the latest victim of the coronavirus pandemic as the 2020 edition of the annual Afrcan American cultural street fair [...] Read full article: Philly's Annual Odunde Festival Canceled...→

Dems narrowly defeat GOP motion to bar undocumented immigrants from receiving coronavirus payments

Dems narrowly defeat GOP motion to bar undocumented immigrants from receiving coronavirus payments

House Democrats on Friday narrowly rejected a GOP-led motion to prevent illegal immigrants from getting coronavirus stimulus checks. Read full article: Dems narrowly defeat GOP motion to bar u...→

Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk canceled due to the coronavirus

Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk canceled due to the coronavirus

The annual Mackinac Bridge Walk, which was set to take place in September, has been canceled due to the pandemic Read full article: Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk canceled due...→

Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

About 80 percent of tenants made full or partial payments during the first week of May, a slight increase from 78 percent in April, according to a new survey o [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, ...→

Health officials order closure of Castle Rock restaurant that defied coronavirus public health order

Health officials order closure of Castle Rock restaurant that defied coronavirus public health order

The Tri-County Health Department on Monday ordered a Castle Rock restaurant that opened to Mother’s Day crowds Sunday to close until it complies with the state [...] Read full article: Health officials order closure of Castle...→

Boston’s annual Memorial Day flag garden to move online amid coronavirus concerns

Boston’s annual Memorial Day flag garden to move online amid coronavirus concerns

A wave of thousands of red, white and blue flags will not wash over Boston Common this Memorial Day for the first time in a decade — the flag garden honoring f [...] Read full article: Boston’s annual Memorial Day flag garden...→

Lawmakers push Coronavirus crisis payments of $2,000 per month

Lawmakers push Coronavirus crisis payments of $2,000 per month

A group of progressive lawmakers is looking to expand coronavirus relief and put monthly checks directly in the pockets of “ordinary” Americans struggling to m [...] Read full article: Lawmakers push Coronavirus crisis paymen...→

How lonely animals at Ukraine zoo are coping amid coronavirus closure

How lonely animals at Ukraine zoo are coping amid coronavirus closure

The zoo in Demydiv, 25 miles from Kiev, is almost out of money and can barely cover the bills it takes to care for the animals and the facility, Reuters report [...] Read full article: How lonely animals at Ukraine zoo are co...→

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

This bill would grant married couples who file together $4,000 and $2,000 for each child up to three -- per month. Read full article: Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payme...→

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D.-Mich., voiced a call for $2,000 monthly payments to everyone for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic, hosting an event Thursday to [...] Read full article: Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus...→

Coronavirus economy: Santana Row owner launches contact-less store pickups, says rent payments slow

Coronavirus economy: Santana Row owner launches contact-less store pickups, says rent payments slow

Federal Realty has launched The Pick-Up, a curbside, contactless service for retailers and restaurants at the company’s Santana Row center in San Jose, as well [...] Read full article: Coronavirus economy: Santana Row owner l...→

Coronavirus fallout: Homeowners increasingly delaying mortgage payments

Coronavirus fallout: Homeowners increasingly delaying mortgage payments

pandemic. The loans have $841 billion in unpaid principal balance, up almost 12% from a week earlier, according to figures released by Black Knight. Read full article: Coronavirus fallout: Homeowners increasi...→

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

In a win for the Trump administration, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit on Tuesday overruled a lower-court judge’s decision requiring that an ICE [...] Read full article: California ICE detainees to remain held ...→

Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 after monthslong coronavirus closure

Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 after monthslong coronavirus closure

The phased opening will include attendance limits, an advance reservation system, social distancing and other measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Read full article: Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 aft...→

Coronavirus Pandemic Halts International Migration: Live Coverage

Coronavirus Pandemic Halts International Migration: Live Coverage

A dozen countries, including Italy, India and Lebanon, began to relax restrictions on public life on Monday. China’s vaccine industry sees opportunity in the c [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic Halts International...→

Coronavirus: Tenants Surround LA City Hall Demanding Cancelation Of All Rent, Mortgage Payments

Coronavirus: Tenants Surround LA City Hall Demanding Cancelation Of All Rent, Mortgage Payments

Members of the Los Angeles Tenants Union circled and surrounded City Hall on foot and in vehicles Thursday morning demanding that city and state leaders cancel [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Tenants Surround LA City Ha...→

Some California business owners say they have to defy coronavirus closure orders to stay afloat

Some California business owners say they have to defy coronavirus closure orders to stay afloat

Despite California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s stay-at-home-order, some California business owners have begun reopening their doors to customers, saying their companie [...] Read full article: Some California business owners say they...→

Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Expected To Announce Closure Of All Beaches, State Parks

Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Expected To Announce Closure Of All Beaches, State Parks

The memo, obtained by CBS Los Angeles, said the decision was made after crowds flocked to open beaches, in violation of the state's shelter-in-place order. Read full article: Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Expected To Ann...→

Advocates Call On Gov. Gavin Newsom To Cancel Rent, Mortgage Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Advocates Call On Gov. Gavin Newsom To Cancel Rent, Mortgage Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

California residents, activists, advocates and legislators called on Gov. Gavin Newsom to cancel rent and mortgage payments during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Advocates Call On Gov. Gavin Newsom To C...→

Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen following closure due to coronavirus

Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen following closure due to coronavirus

Graceland is on track to reopen its doors on Thursday after closing its doors in March amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen ...→

Lanhee Chen: WHO reform – investigate coronavirus response and demand these changes at annual meeting

Lanhee Chen: WHO reform – investigate coronavirus response and demand these changes at annual meeting

The United States should use this week's gathering to press for an accounting of the WHO’s actions during the current pandemic, as well as reforms to the organ [...] Read full article: Lanhee Chen: WHO reform – investigate co...→

Dems narrowly defeat GOP motion to bar undocumented immigrants from receiving coronavirus payments

Dems narrowly defeat GOP motion to bar undocumented immigrants from receiving coronavirus payments

House Democrats on Friday narrowly rejected a GOP-led motion to prevent illegal immigrants from getting coronavirus stimulus checks. Read full article: Dems narrowly defeat GOP motion to bar u...→

F.D.A. Halts Coronavirus Testing Program Backed by Bill Gates

F.D.A. Halts Coronavirus Testing Program Backed by Bill Gates

The program allows people in the Seattle area to easily take a coronavirus test at home. Researchers say such testing is essential for future monitoring of the [...] Read full article: F.D.A. Halts Coronavirus Testing Program...→

Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk canceled due to the coronavirus

Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk canceled due to the coronavirus

The annual Mackinac Bridge Walk, which was set to take place in September, has been canceled due to the pandemic Read full article: Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk canceled due...→

Morton Arboretum to reopen for members June 1 after coronavirus closure

Morton Arboretum to reopen for members June 1 after coronavirus closure

The last major nature attraction in the area to close, it becomes the first to announce its reopening -- with special rules to keep guests safe. Read full article: Morton Arboretum to reopen for members J...→

Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

About 80 percent of tenants made full or partial payments during the first week of May, a slight increase from 78 percent in April, according to a new survey o [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, ...→

Health officials order closure of Castle Rock restaurant that defied coronavirus public health order

Health officials order closure of Castle Rock restaurant that defied coronavirus public health order

The Tri-County Health Department on Monday ordered a Castle Rock restaurant that opened to Mother’s Day crowds Sunday to close until it complies with the state [...] Read full article: Health officials order closure of Castle...→

Woman arrested for refusing to leave Florida beach in protest of coronavirus closure

Woman arrested for refusing to leave Florida beach in protest of coronavirus closure

Before she was apprehended, the woman attended a rally at Lummus Park, Miami Beach, where protesters called for the reopening of businesses and beaches across [...] Read full article: Woman arrested for refusing to leave Flo...→

Boston’s annual Memorial Day flag garden to move online amid coronavirus concerns

Boston’s annual Memorial Day flag garden to move online amid coronavirus concerns

A wave of thousands of red, white and blue flags will not wash over Boston Common this Memorial Day for the first time in a decade — the flag garden honoring f [...] Read full article: Boston’s annual Memorial Day flag garden...→

Shanghai Disneyland Re-Opens after Three-Month Closure Due to Coronavirus

Shanghai Disneyland Re-Opens after Three-Month Closure Due to Coronavirus

Walt Disney Co reopened its Shanghai Disneyland park on Monday to a reduced number of visitors, ending a roughly three-month closure caused by the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Shanghai Disneyland Re-Opens after Three...→

Lawmakers push Coronavirus crisis payments of $2,000 per month

Lawmakers push Coronavirus crisis payments of $2,000 per month

A group of progressive lawmakers is looking to expand coronavirus relief and put monthly checks directly in the pockets of “ordinary” Americans struggling to m [...] Read full article: Lawmakers push Coronavirus crisis paymen...→

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed a bill that would provide Americans with $2,000 in payments each month until the U.S. unemployment rate bounces back fro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propos...→

How lonely animals at Ukraine zoo are coping amid coronavirus closure

How lonely animals at Ukraine zoo are coping amid coronavirus closure

The zoo in Demydiv, 25 miles from Kiev, is almost out of money and can barely cover the bills it takes to care for the animals and the facility, Reuters report [...] Read full article: How lonely animals at Ukraine zoo are co...→

DEF CON, annual computer hacking conference, canceled over coronavirus

DEF CON, annual computer hacking conference, canceled over coronavirus

DEF CON, one of the world’s largest and longest-running computer hacking conferences, was called off Friday as a result of the continuing global coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: DEF CON, annual computer hacking confere...→

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

This bill would grant married couples who file together $4,000 and $2,000 for each child up to three -- per month. Read full article: Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payme...→

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D.-Mich., voiced a call for $2,000 monthly payments to everyone for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic, hosting an event Thursday to [...] Read full article: Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus...→

Disneyland construction crews return for limited ‘essential work’ during coronavirus closure

Disneyland construction crews return for limited ‘essential work’ during coronavirus closure

The limited construction marks the first step toward ramping up work at the Disneyland resort as Disney prepares for the eventual reopening of its Anaheim them [...] Read full article: Disneyland construction crews return for...→

Coronavirus economy: Santana Row owner launches contact-less store pickups, says rent payments slow

Coronavirus economy: Santana Row owner launches contact-less store pickups, says rent payments slow

Federal Realty has launched The Pick-Up, a curbside, contactless service for retailers and restaurants at the company’s Santana Row center in San Jose, as well [...] Read full article: Coronavirus economy: Santana Row owner l...→

Coronavirus fallout: Homeowners increasingly delaying mortgage payments

Coronavirus fallout: Homeowners increasingly delaying mortgage payments

pandemic. The loans have $841 billion in unpaid principal balance, up almost 12% from a week earlier, according to figures released by Black Knight. Read full article: Coronavirus fallout: Homeowners increasi...→

Knott’s Berry Farm’s record attendance and revenues turn to big losses with coronavirus closure

Knott’s Berry Farm’s record attendance and revenues turn to big losses with coronavirus closure

Cedar Fair lost 388,000 visitors and more than $20 million in revenues with its parks closed as a result of COVID-19 pandemic during the last two weeks of the [...] Read full article: Knott’s Berry Farm’s record attendance a...→

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

In a win for the Trump administration, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit on Tuesday overruled a lower-court judge’s decision requiring that an ICE [...] Read full article: California ICE detainees to remain held ...→

More than half of U.S. homeowners worried about making mortgage payments due to coronavirus

More than half of U.S. homeowners worried about making mortgage payments due to coronavirus

More than half of U.S. homeowners are worried about making upcoming mortgage payments due to the new coronavirus pandemic, according to a new report. Read full article: More than half of U.S. homeowners worrie...→

Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 after monthslong coronavirus closure

Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 after monthslong coronavirus closure

The phased opening will include attendance limits, an advance reservation system, social distancing and other measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Read full article: Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 aft...→

Coronavirus Pandemic Halts International Migration: Live Coverage

Coronavirus Pandemic Halts International Migration: Live Coverage

A dozen countries, including Italy, India and Lebanon, began to relax restrictions on public life on Monday. China’s vaccine industry sees opportunity in the c [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic Halts International...→

NY, NJ Goodwills still accepting donations during coronavirus pandemic, despite closure of stores

NY, NJ Goodwills still accepting donations during coronavirus pandemic, despite closure of stores

Goodwill stores may be closed across New York and New Jersey, but the popular donation center is still taking accepting your gently used clothing, books, recor [...] Read full article: NY, NJ Goodwills still accepting donatio...→

Beloved Green-Wood Cemetery warns bad coronavirus behavior may force closure

Beloved Green-Wood Cemetery warns bad coronavirus behavior may force closure

Some guests have flouted Green-Wood’s rules by bringing in dogs, riding bikes and allowing children to climb trees, its president said.  Read full article: Beloved Green-Wood Cemetery warns bad co...→

Coronavirus: Tenants Surround LA City Hall Demanding Cancelation Of All Rent, Mortgage Payments

Coronavirus: Tenants Surround LA City Hall Demanding Cancelation Of All Rent, Mortgage Payments

Members of the Los Angeles Tenants Union circled and surrounded City Hall on foot and in vehicles Thursday morning demanding that city and state leaders cancel [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Tenants Surround LA City Ha...→

Rural Texas hospitals and clinics on brink of closure as state prepares to reopen from coronavirus shutdown

Rural Texas hospitals and clinics on brink of closure as state prepares to reopen from coronavirus shutdown

The official in charge of the state's rural health care system says 60 of the 163 facilities he helps to keep open have less than 30 days of cash on hand. 60 M [...] Read full article: Rural Texas hospitals and clinics on bri...→

Some California business owners say they have to defy coronavirus closure orders to stay afloat

Some California business owners say they have to defy coronavirus closure orders to stay afloat

Despite California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s stay-at-home-order, some California business owners have begun reopening their doors to customers, saying their companie [...] Read full article: Some California business owners say they...→

Coronavirus Update: Salesforce Cancels Its Annual Dreamforce Conference For 2020

San Francisco's tourist and convention industry has been dealt another major blow due to the coronavirus outbreak as Saleforce has cancelled plans to hold its [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Salesforce Cancels I...→

Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Expected To Announce Closure Of All Beaches, State Parks

Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Expected To Announce Closure Of All Beaches, State Parks

The memo, obtained by CBS Los Angeles, said the decision was made after crowds flocked to open beaches, in violation of the state's shelter-in-place order. Read full article: Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Expected To Ann...→

Federal Government Sued Over Denial of Coronavirus Relief Payments to Citizens Married to Immigrants

Federal Government Sued Over Denial of Coronavirus Relief Payments to Citizens Married to Immigrants

The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund is suing the federal government over its denial of federal coronavirus relief payments to U.S. citizens [...] Read full article: Federal Government Sued Over Denial of C...→

Coronavirus infects North Carolina workers at pick-your-own strawberries farm, forcing closure

Coronavirus infects North Carolina workers at pick-your-own strawberries farm, forcing closure

At least eight workers at a pick-your-own strawberries farm in North Carolina have tested positive for the coronavirus, forcing the Greensboro establishment to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus infects North Carolina worke...→

Advocates Call On Gov. Gavin Newsom To Cancel Rent, Mortgage Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Advocates Call On Gov. Gavin Newsom To Cancel Rent, Mortgage Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

California residents, activists, advocates and legislators called on Gov. Gavin Newsom to cancel rent and mortgage payments during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Advocates Call On Gov. Gavin Newsom To C...→

Philly's Annual Odunde Festival Canceled in 2020 Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Philly's Annual Odunde Festival Canceled in 2020 Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Philadelphia’s Odunde Festival has become the latest victim of the coronavirus pandemic as the 2020 edition of the annual Afrcan American cultural street fair [...] Read full article: Philly's Annual Odunde Festival Canceled...→