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Letters: Sweden’s social experiment with coronavirus has gone wrong

Letters: Sweden’s social experiment with coronavirus has gone wrong

In “Are lockdowns really worth the havoc?” (May 24), columnist Joe Nocera states, “No-lockdown Sweden has had 347 deaths per million,” comparing that to “lockd [...] Read full article: Letters: Sweden’s social experiment with...→

Letters: Sweden’s social experiment with coronavirus has gone wrong

Letters: Sweden’s social experiment with coronavirus has gone wrong

In “Are lockdowns really worth the havoc?” (May 24), columnist Joe Nocera states, “No-lockdown Sweden has had 347 deaths per million,” comparing that to “lockd [...] Read full article: Letters: Sweden’s social experiment with...→

Ex-NY Times reporter says reimposed lockdowns likely not answer to spike in Sun Belt coronavirus cases

Ex-NY Times reporter says reimposed lockdowns likely not answer to spike in Sun Belt coronavirus cases

Former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Tuesday that states should not re-institute lockdowns in response to a spike in coro [...] Read full article: Ex-NY Times reporter says reimposed lock...→

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...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Coronavirus lockdowns increase poaching in Asia, Africa

Coronavirus lockdowns increase poaching in Asia, Africa

The coronavirus pandemic has led to a spike in poaching in India and other parts of the world Read full article: Coronavirus lockdowns increase poaching ...→

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Trump angered celebrities, leftists, and reporters after he said during a campaign rally some people called the coronavirus the "Kung-flu." Read full article: Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Say...→

Oklahoma judge refuses to require social distancing at Trump’s Tulsa rally amid coronavirus concerns

Oklahoma judge refuses to require social distancing at Trump’s Tulsa rally amid coronavirus concerns

A Tulsa, Okla. Judge blocked an emergeny attempt to keep President Trump’s upcoming campaign rally from happening as planned, after plaintiffs claimed that it [...] Read full article: Oklahoma judge refuses to require social...→

Economy shows signs of inching back from coronavirus lockdowns

Economy shows signs of inching back from coronavirus lockdowns

Stocks surged Tuesday on better-than-expected retail sales numbers and hopes for more stimulus as the Federal Reserve pledged to continue supporting a U.S. eco [...] Read full article: Economy shows signs of inching back from...→

Scientists reveal how coronavirus lockdowns in China reduced air pollution

Scientists reveal how coronavirus lockdowns in China reduced air pollution

Researchers have revealed more details of how China’s coronavirus lockdowns reduced air pollution. Read full article: Scientists reveal how coronavirus lockdo...→

NYC's de Blasio fires back at Cuomo's threat to shut down Manhattan over coronavirus social distancing

NYC's de Blasio fires back at Cuomo's threat to shut down Manhattan over coronavirus social distancing

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Sunday fired back at Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s threat to shut down Manhattan again if the city didn’t enforce social-distancing [...] Read full article: NYC's de Blasio fires back at Cuomo's th...→

Zoos are experiencing a baby boom amid coronavirus lockdowns

Zoos are experiencing a baby boom amid coronavirus lockdowns

Humans may not be enjoying lockdown — but animals sure are. A zoo in the West Bank is experiencing an unprecedented baby boom — from baboons to peacocks. Fifte [...] Read full article: Zoos are experiencing a baby boom amid c...→

Universal CityWalk reopens with coronavirus social distancing restrictions

Universal CityWalk reopens with coronavirus social distancing restrictions

The shopping, dining and entertainment plaza began opening select restaurants and shops on June 10. Read full article: Universal CityWalk reopens with coronavi...→

Loosened coronavirus lockdowns spark new concerns in world's poorest regions

Loosened coronavirus lockdowns spark new concerns in world's poorest regions

In many poor regions in the developing world, where crowded slums and streets mean even basic measures like hand-washing and social distancing are difficult, t [...] Read full article: Loosened coronavirus lockdowns spark new...→

Coronavirus lockdowns prevented 60M infections in US, study suggests

Coronavirus lockdowns prevented 60M infections in US, study suggests

With states across the U.S. emerging from lockdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic in varying stages, a newly published study suggests the lockdowns prevent [...] Read full article: Coronavirus lockdowns prevented 60M infe...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alameda County 'Social Bubbles'; Napa Winery Tasting Rooms Reopen

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alameda County 'Social Bubbles'; Napa Winery Tasting Rooms Reopen

‘Social Bubbles’ Allowed; Outdoor Dining, Religious Services Still Restricted OAKLAND — Starting Monday, Alameda County residents can gather in “social bubbles [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alameda C...→

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...→

Need fresh air while coronavirus social distancing? Seattle outdoors folk suggest these hikes without the crowds.

Where to stretch your legs and explore the outdoors in the Pacific Northwest, from Poo Poo Point to the Pacific Crest Trail. Read full article: Need fresh air while coronavirus social ...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Social Distancing Ambassadors, More People at Beaches

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Social Distancing Ambassadors, More People at Beaches

With the lakefront opening Monday, Chicagoans can expect to see Social Distancing Ambassadors in uniform along the trails, according to Mayor Lori Lightfoot... [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Social...→

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

Stores in New Jersey shopping malls will reopen later this month as Gov. Phil Murphy slowly reopens parts of his state’s economy from coronavirus closures. Read full article: NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavir...→

Researcher says coronavirus lockdowns cost US economy $1T without saving many lives

Researcher says coronavirus lockdowns cost US economy $1T without saving many lives

Hoover Institution research fellow David Henderson told "The Ingraham Angle" Tuesday that the data he's seen shows that the lockdowns imposed in many U.S. stat [...] Read full article: Researcher says coronavirus lockdowns co...→

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

US retail sales roared back from record losses last month as states eased coronavirus lockdowns and stores reopened, new data show. Read full article: Retail sales surge record 18 percent as ...→

Europe reopens for a

Europe reopens for a "summer unlike any other" after coronavirus lockdowns

The 27 nations of the European Union have agreed to let each other's citizens visit again, but American tourists will have to wait. Read full article: Europe reopens for a "summer unlike any ...→

Cuomo threatens to shut down Manhattan, Hamptons again if coronavirus social-distancing rules broken

Cuomo threatens to shut down Manhattan, Hamptons again if coronavirus social-distancing rules broken

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday reprimanded New Yorkers for breaking coronavirus social-distancing rules, threatening to shut down Manhattan and the Hamptons again [...] Read full article: Cuomo threatens to shut down Manhattan, ...→

Social workers critical in fight against coronavirus

Social workers critical in fight against coronavirus

It’s said that the coronavirus doesn’t discriminate. Yet minorities and low-income people are contracting the virus, and dying, at disproportionate rates. COVI [...] Read full article: Social workers critical in fight against...→

Coronavirus: 8 things we got wrong — at first — about the deadly pandemic

Coronavirus: 8 things we got wrong — at first — about the deadly pandemic

A lot of our early assumptions about the new coronavirus have flip-flopped. Like what? We list 8 things we intially got wrong. Since then, we’ve learned a lot. [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 8 things we got wrong — at ...→

Lockdowns Prevented Nearly 5 Million US Coronavirus Cases, Study Says

Lockdowns Prevented Nearly 5 Million US Coronavirus Cases, Study Says

Shutdown orders to close nonessential businesses and keep most people at home over the last two months helped the U.S. avoid nearly 5 million confirmed coronav [...] Read full article: Lockdowns Prevented Nearly 5 Million US ...→

Sweden backtracks on its low-pain coronavirus plan

Sweden backtracks on its low-pain coronavirus plan

Sweden offered hope that the coronavirus could be reined in without great inconvenience or economic pain. Unlike its neighbors in Scandinavia and elsewhere, Sw [...] Read full article: Sweden backtracks on its low-pain corona...→

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-in theaters once dotted the Southern California landscape. Over the years, movie-watchers abandoned them for air-conditioned multiplexes with cushioned s [...] Read full article: Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again T...→

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Even though the marches may have increased infections among protesters, overall infections did not rise because others increased social distancing. | Economy Read full article: Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Pro...→

Pope Francis: Coronavirus Lockdowns Mean Less Pollution, Traffic, Noise

Pope Francis: Coronavirus Lockdowns Mean Less Pollution, Traffic, Noise

Pope Francis pointed to silver linings of the coronavirus lockdowns Sunday, noting they diminished traffic, noise, and air pollution. Read full article: Pope Francis: Coronavirus Lockdowns Mean...→

The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world [...]

The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world [...]

The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world should lead to greater concern for the environment as restrictions are lifted, [...] Read full article: The drastic reduction in pollution durin...→

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Chicago Park District will rely on ‘social distancing ambassadors’ when Lakefront Trail and the 606 reopen next week

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Chicago Park District will rely on ‘social distancing ambassadors’ when Lakefront Trail and the 606 reopen next week

The 606 Bloomingdale Trail, a popular bike and pedestrian path on the Northwest Side, will reopen Monday months after it was closed because of the pandemic. Th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Chicago...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

The Illinois Republican Party, along with other GOP groups, has filed a lawsuit over its right to assemble as a political group during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Dem gover...→

The Latest: Study: Coronavirus lockdowns make kids irritable

ROME - A national survey of the psychological impact of coronavirus lockdowns on Italian children has quantified what many parents noticed offhand during weeks [...] Read full article: The Latest: Study: Coronavirus lockdowns...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Threats of New Lockdowns in the U.S.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Threats of New Lockdowns in the U.S.

In New York and Texas, there has been frustration as people flout restrictions related to the virus, which experts say is not going anywhere fast. Stores are r [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Threats of New...→

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Nearly 90 percent of homicides in Philadelphia were caused by gun violence, a number that is astoundingly high despite shutdowns due to coronavirus and ongoing [...] Read full article: Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite ...→

Staten Island Ferry tackles coronavirus social distancing — with tape

Staten Island Ferry tackles coronavirus social distancing — with tape

The Staten Island Ferry is fighting a global pandemic with masking tape. “X”s have been taped across every other seat on the blue-and-orange vessels to enforce [...] Read full article: Staten Island Ferry tackles coronavirus ...→

UK, Sweden to stop foreign investors from buying coronavirus-ravaged companies

UK, Sweden to stop foreign investors from buying coronavirus-ravaged companies

The United Kingdom and Sweden are proposing legislation that would prohibit “foreign investors,” a nod at China, from buying companies financially devastated b [...] Read full article: UK, Sweden to stop foreign investors fro...→

Phoenix Co-Working Spaces Trying to Come Back From Coronavirus Lockdowns

Phoenix Co-Working Spaces Trying to Come Back From Coronavirus Lockdowns

"As more people get fed up with the frustrations of work-from-home life, I think we'll see more members coming into the office." - Ryan Marble Read full article: Phoenix Co-Working Spaces Trying to Come...→

Our leaders ignore the high price kids are paying for coronavirus lockdowns

Our leaders ignore the high price kids are paying for coronavirus lockdowns

The kids are not all right. The isolation and the loneliness of the COVID-19 lockdown hasn’t been good for any of us. We’re on edge and angry at each other. A [...] Read full article: Our leaders ignore the high price kids a...→

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...→

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Even though the marches may have increased infections among protesters, overall infections did not rise because others increased social distancing. | Economy Read full article: Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Pro...→

Coronavirus lockdowns increase poaching in Asia, Africa

Coronavirus lockdowns increase poaching in Asia, Africa

The coronavirus pandemic has led to a spike in poaching in India and other parts of the world Read full article: Coronavirus lockdowns increase poaching ...→

The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world [...]

The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world [...]

The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world should lead to greater concern for the environment as restrictions are lifted, [...] Read full article: The drastic reduction in pollution durin...→

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

Stores in New Jersey shopping malls will reopen later this month as Gov. Phil Murphy slowly reopens parts of his state’s economy from coronavirus closures. Read full article: NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavir...→

Oklahoma judge refuses to require social distancing at Trump’s Tulsa rally amid coronavirus concerns

Oklahoma judge refuses to require social distancing at Trump’s Tulsa rally amid coronavirus concerns

A Tulsa, Okla. Judge blocked an emergeny attempt to keep President Trump’s upcoming campaign rally from happening as planned, after plaintiffs claimed that it [...] Read full article: Oklahoma judge refuses to require social...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

The Illinois Republican Party, along with other GOP groups, has filed a lawsuit over its right to assemble as a political group during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Dem gover...→

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

US retail sales roared back from record losses last month as states eased coronavirus lockdowns and stores reopened, new data show. Read full article: Retail sales surge record 18 percent as ...→

Scientists reveal how coronavirus lockdowns in China reduced air pollution

Scientists reveal how coronavirus lockdowns in China reduced air pollution

Researchers have revealed more details of how China’s coronavirus lockdowns reduced air pollution. Read full article: Scientists reveal how coronavirus lockdo...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Threats of New Lockdowns in the U.S.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Threats of New Lockdowns in the U.S.

In New York and Texas, there has been frustration as people flout restrictions related to the virus, which experts say is not going anywhere fast. Stores are r [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Threats of New...→

Cuomo threatens to shut down Manhattan, Hamptons again if coronavirus social-distancing rules broken

Cuomo threatens to shut down Manhattan, Hamptons again if coronavirus social-distancing rules broken

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday reprimanded New Yorkers for breaking coronavirus social-distancing rules, threatening to shut down Manhattan and the Hamptons again [...] Read full article: Cuomo threatens to shut down Manhattan, ...→

Zoos are experiencing a baby boom amid coronavirus lockdowns

Zoos are experiencing a baby boom amid coronavirus lockdowns

Humans may not be enjoying lockdown — but animals sure are. A zoo in the West Bank is experiencing an unprecedented baby boom — from baboons to peacocks. Fifte [...] Read full article: Zoos are experiencing a baby boom amid c...→

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Nearly 90 percent of homicides in Philadelphia were caused by gun violence, a number that is astoundingly high despite shutdowns due to coronavirus and ongoing [...] Read full article: Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite ...→

Universal CityWalk reopens with coronavirus social distancing restrictions

Universal CityWalk reopens with coronavirus social distancing restrictions

The shopping, dining and entertainment plaza began opening select restaurants and shops on June 10. Read full article: Universal CityWalk reopens with coronavi...→

Staten Island Ferry tackles coronavirus social distancing — with tape

Staten Island Ferry tackles coronavirus social distancing — with tape

The Staten Island Ferry is fighting a global pandemic with masking tape. “X”s have been taped across every other seat on the blue-and-orange vessels to enforce [...] Read full article: Staten Island Ferry tackles coronavirus ...→

Phoenix Co-Working Spaces Trying to Come Back From Coronavirus Lockdowns

Phoenix Co-Working Spaces Trying to Come Back From Coronavirus Lockdowns

"As more people get fed up with the frustrations of work-from-home life, I think we'll see more members coming into the office." - Ryan Marble Read full article: Phoenix Co-Working Spaces Trying to Come...→

Sweden backtracks on its low-pain coronavirus plan

Sweden backtracks on its low-pain coronavirus plan

Sweden offered hope that the coronavirus could be reined in without great inconvenience or economic pain. Unlike its neighbors in Scandinavia and elsewhere, Sw [...] Read full article: Sweden backtracks on its low-pain corona...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alameda County 'Social Bubbles'; Napa Winery Tasting Rooms Reopen

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alameda County 'Social Bubbles'; Napa Winery Tasting Rooms Reopen

‘Social Bubbles’ Allowed; Outdoor Dining, Religious Services Still Restricted OAKLAND — Starting Monday, Alameda County residents can gather in “social bubbles [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alameda C...→

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...→

Ex-NY Times reporter says reimposed lockdowns likely not answer to spike in Sun Belt coronavirus cases

Ex-NY Times reporter says reimposed lockdowns likely not answer to spike in Sun Belt coronavirus cases

Former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Tuesday that states should not re-institute lockdowns in response to a spike in coro [...] Read full article: Ex-NY Times reporter says reimposed lock...→

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-in theaters once dotted the Southern California landscape. Over the years, movie-watchers abandoned them for air-conditioned multiplexes with cushioned s [...] Read full article: Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again T...→

Need fresh air while coronavirus social distancing? Seattle outdoors folk suggest these hikes without the crowds.

Where to stretch your legs and explore the outdoors in the Pacific Northwest, from Poo Poo Point to the Pacific Crest Trail. Read full article: Need fresh air while coronavirus social ...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Pope Francis: Coronavirus Lockdowns Mean Less Pollution, Traffic, Noise

Pope Francis: Coronavirus Lockdowns Mean Less Pollution, Traffic, Noise

Pope Francis pointed to silver linings of the coronavirus lockdowns Sunday, noting they diminished traffic, noise, and air pollution. Read full article: Pope Francis: Coronavirus Lockdowns Mean...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Social Distancing Ambassadors, More People at Beaches

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Social Distancing Ambassadors, More People at Beaches

With the lakefront opening Monday, Chicagoans can expect to see Social Distancing Ambassadors in uniform along the trails, according to Mayor Lori Lightfoot... [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Social...→

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Trump angered celebrities, leftists, and reporters after he said during a campaign rally some people called the coronavirus the "Kung-flu." Read full article: Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Say...→

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Chicago Park District will rely on ‘social distancing ambassadors’ when Lakefront Trail and the 606 reopen next week

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Chicago Park District will rely on ‘social distancing ambassadors’ when Lakefront Trail and the 606 reopen next week

The 606 Bloomingdale Trail, a popular bike and pedestrian path on the Northwest Side, will reopen Monday months after it was closed because of the pandemic. Th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Chicago...→

Researcher says coronavirus lockdowns cost US economy $1T without saving many lives

Researcher says coronavirus lockdowns cost US economy $1T without saving many lives

Hoover Institution research fellow David Henderson told "The Ingraham Angle" Tuesday that the data he's seen shows that the lockdowns imposed in many U.S. stat [...] Read full article: Researcher says coronavirus lockdowns co...→

Economy shows signs of inching back from coronavirus lockdowns

Economy shows signs of inching back from coronavirus lockdowns

Stocks surged Tuesday on better-than-expected retail sales numbers and hopes for more stimulus as the Federal Reserve pledged to continue supporting a U.S. eco [...] Read full article: Economy shows signs of inching back from...→

The Latest: Study: Coronavirus lockdowns make kids irritable

ROME - A national survey of the psychological impact of coronavirus lockdowns on Italian children has quantified what many parents noticed offhand during weeks [...] Read full article: The Latest: Study: Coronavirus lockdowns...→

Europe reopens for a

Europe reopens for a "summer unlike any other" after coronavirus lockdowns

The 27 nations of the European Union have agreed to let each other's citizens visit again, but American tourists will have to wait. Read full article: Europe reopens for a "summer unlike any ...→

NYC's de Blasio fires back at Cuomo's threat to shut down Manhattan over coronavirus social distancing

NYC's de Blasio fires back at Cuomo's threat to shut down Manhattan over coronavirus social distancing

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Sunday fired back at Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s threat to shut down Manhattan again if the city didn’t enforce social-distancing [...] Read full article: NYC's de Blasio fires back at Cuomo's th...→

Social workers critical in fight against coronavirus

Social workers critical in fight against coronavirus

It’s said that the coronavirus doesn’t discriminate. Yet minorities and low-income people are contracting the virus, and dying, at disproportionate rates. COVI [...] Read full article: Social workers critical in fight against...→

Coronavirus: 8 things we got wrong — at first — about the deadly pandemic

Coronavirus: 8 things we got wrong — at first — about the deadly pandemic

A lot of our early assumptions about the new coronavirus have flip-flopped. Like what? We list 8 things we intially got wrong. Since then, we’ve learned a lot. [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 8 things we got wrong — at ...→

Loosened coronavirus lockdowns spark new concerns in world's poorest regions

Loosened coronavirus lockdowns spark new concerns in world's poorest regions

In many poor regions in the developing world, where crowded slums and streets mean even basic measures like hand-washing and social distancing are difficult, t [...] Read full article: Loosened coronavirus lockdowns spark new...→

UK, Sweden to stop foreign investors from buying coronavirus-ravaged companies

UK, Sweden to stop foreign investors from buying coronavirus-ravaged companies

The United Kingdom and Sweden are proposing legislation that would prohibit “foreign investors,” a nod at China, from buying companies financially devastated b [...] Read full article: UK, Sweden to stop foreign investors fro...→

Lockdowns Prevented Nearly 5 Million US Coronavirus Cases, Study Says

Lockdowns Prevented Nearly 5 Million US Coronavirus Cases, Study Says

Shutdown orders to close nonessential businesses and keep most people at home over the last two months helped the U.S. avoid nearly 5 million confirmed coronav [...] Read full article: Lockdowns Prevented Nearly 5 Million US ...→

Coronavirus lockdowns prevented 60M infections in US, study suggests

Coronavirus lockdowns prevented 60M infections in US, study suggests

With states across the U.S. emerging from lockdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic in varying stages, a newly published study suggests the lockdowns prevent [...] Read full article: Coronavirus lockdowns prevented 60M infe...→

Our leaders ignore the high price kids are paying for coronavirus lockdowns

Our leaders ignore the high price kids are paying for coronavirus lockdowns

The kids are not all right. The isolation and the loneliness of the COVID-19 lockdown hasn’t been good for any of us. We’re on edge and angry at each other. A [...] Read full article: Our leaders ignore the high price kids a...→

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...→

Ex-NY Times reporter says reimposed lockdowns likely not answer to spike in Sun Belt coronavirus cases

Ex-NY Times reporter says reimposed lockdowns likely not answer to spike in Sun Belt coronavirus cases

Former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Tuesday that states should not re-institute lockdowns in response to a spike in coro [...] Read full article: Ex-NY Times reporter says reimposed lock...→

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-in theaters once dotted the Southern California landscape. Over the years, movie-watchers abandoned them for air-conditioned multiplexes with cushioned s [...] Read full article: Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again T...→

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...→

Need fresh air while coronavirus social distancing? Seattle outdoors folk suggest these hikes without the crowds.

Where to stretch your legs and explore the outdoors in the Pacific Northwest, from Poo Poo Point to the Pacific Crest Trail. Read full article: Need fresh air while coronavirus social ...→

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Even though the marches may have increased infections among protesters, overall infections did not rise because others increased social distancing. | Economy Read full article: Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Pro...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Pope Francis: Coronavirus Lockdowns Mean Less Pollution, Traffic, Noise

Pope Francis: Coronavirus Lockdowns Mean Less Pollution, Traffic, Noise

Pope Francis pointed to silver linings of the coronavirus lockdowns Sunday, noting they diminished traffic, noise, and air pollution. Read full article: Pope Francis: Coronavirus Lockdowns Mean...→

Coronavirus lockdowns increase poaching in Asia, Africa

Coronavirus lockdowns increase poaching in Asia, Africa

The coronavirus pandemic has led to a spike in poaching in India and other parts of the world Read full article: Coronavirus lockdowns increase poaching ...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Social Distancing Ambassadors, More People at Beaches

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Social Distancing Ambassadors, More People at Beaches

With the lakefront opening Monday, Chicagoans can expect to see Social Distancing Ambassadors in uniform along the trails, according to Mayor Lori Lightfoot... [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Social...→

The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world [...]

The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world [...]

The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world should lead to greater concern for the environment as restrictions are lifted, [...] Read full article: The drastic reduction in pollution durin...→

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Trump angered celebrities, leftists, and reporters after he said during a campaign rally some people called the coronavirus the "Kung-flu." Read full article: Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Say...→

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

Stores in New Jersey shopping malls will reopen later this month as Gov. Phil Murphy slowly reopens parts of his state’s economy from coronavirus closures. Read full article: NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavir...→

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Chicago Park District will rely on ‘social distancing ambassadors’ when Lakefront Trail and the 606 reopen next week

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Chicago Park District will rely on ‘social distancing ambassadors’ when Lakefront Trail and the 606 reopen next week

The 606 Bloomingdale Trail, a popular bike and pedestrian path on the Northwest Side, will reopen Monday months after it was closed because of the pandemic. Th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Chicago...→

Oklahoma judge refuses to require social distancing at Trump’s Tulsa rally amid coronavirus concerns

Oklahoma judge refuses to require social distancing at Trump’s Tulsa rally amid coronavirus concerns

A Tulsa, Okla. Judge blocked an emergeny attempt to keep President Trump’s upcoming campaign rally from happening as planned, after plaintiffs claimed that it [...] Read full article: Oklahoma judge refuses to require social...→

Researcher says coronavirus lockdowns cost US economy $1T without saving many lives

Researcher says coronavirus lockdowns cost US economy $1T without saving many lives

Hoover Institution research fellow David Henderson told "The Ingraham Angle" Tuesday that the data he's seen shows that the lockdowns imposed in many U.S. stat [...] Read full article: Researcher says coronavirus lockdowns co...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

The Illinois Republican Party, along with other GOP groups, has filed a lawsuit over its right to assemble as a political group during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Dem gover...→

Economy shows signs of inching back from coronavirus lockdowns

Economy shows signs of inching back from coronavirus lockdowns

Stocks surged Tuesday on better-than-expected retail sales numbers and hopes for more stimulus as the Federal Reserve pledged to continue supporting a U.S. eco [...] Read full article: Economy shows signs of inching back from...→

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

US retail sales roared back from record losses last month as states eased coronavirus lockdowns and stores reopened, new data show. Read full article: Retail sales surge record 18 percent as ...→

The Latest: Study: Coronavirus lockdowns make kids irritable

ROME - A national survey of the psychological impact of coronavirus lockdowns on Italian children has quantified what many parents noticed offhand during weeks [...] Read full article: The Latest: Study: Coronavirus lockdowns...→

Scientists reveal how coronavirus lockdowns in China reduced air pollution

Scientists reveal how coronavirus lockdowns in China reduced air pollution

Researchers have revealed more details of how China’s coronavirus lockdowns reduced air pollution. Read full article: Scientists reveal how coronavirus lockdo...→

Europe reopens for a

Europe reopens for a "summer unlike any other" after coronavirus lockdowns

The 27 nations of the European Union have agreed to let each other's citizens visit again, but American tourists will have to wait. Read full article: Europe reopens for a "summer unlike any ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Threats of New Lockdowns in the U.S.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Threats of New Lockdowns in the U.S.

In New York and Texas, there has been frustration as people flout restrictions related to the virus, which experts say is not going anywhere fast. Stores are r [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Threats of New...→

NYC's de Blasio fires back at Cuomo's threat to shut down Manhattan over coronavirus social distancing

NYC's de Blasio fires back at Cuomo's threat to shut down Manhattan over coronavirus social distancing

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Sunday fired back at Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s threat to shut down Manhattan again if the city didn’t enforce social-distancing [...] Read full article: NYC's de Blasio fires back at Cuomo's th...→

Cuomo threatens to shut down Manhattan, Hamptons again if coronavirus social-distancing rules broken

Cuomo threatens to shut down Manhattan, Hamptons again if coronavirus social-distancing rules broken

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday reprimanded New Yorkers for breaking coronavirus social-distancing rules, threatening to shut down Manhattan and the Hamptons again [...] Read full article: Cuomo threatens to shut down Manhattan, ...→

Zoos are experiencing a baby boom amid coronavirus lockdowns

Zoos are experiencing a baby boom amid coronavirus lockdowns

Humans may not be enjoying lockdown — but animals sure are. A zoo in the West Bank is experiencing an unprecedented baby boom — from baboons to peacocks. Fifte [...] Read full article: Zoos are experiencing a baby boom amid c...→

Social workers critical in fight against coronavirus

Social workers critical in fight against coronavirus

It’s said that the coronavirus doesn’t discriminate. Yet minorities and low-income people are contracting the virus, and dying, at disproportionate rates. COVI [...] Read full article: Social workers critical in fight against...→

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Nearly 90 percent of homicides in Philadelphia were caused by gun violence, a number that is astoundingly high despite shutdowns due to coronavirus and ongoing [...] Read full article: Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite ...→

Universal CityWalk reopens with coronavirus social distancing restrictions

Universal CityWalk reopens with coronavirus social distancing restrictions

The shopping, dining and entertainment plaza began opening select restaurants and shops on June 10. Read full article: Universal CityWalk reopens with coronavi...→

Coronavirus: 8 things we got wrong — at first — about the deadly pandemic

Coronavirus: 8 things we got wrong — at first — about the deadly pandemic

A lot of our early assumptions about the new coronavirus have flip-flopped. Like what? We list 8 things we intially got wrong. Since then, we’ve learned a lot. [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 8 things we got wrong — at ...→

Staten Island Ferry tackles coronavirus social distancing — with tape

Staten Island Ferry tackles coronavirus social distancing — with tape

The Staten Island Ferry is fighting a global pandemic with masking tape. “X”s have been taped across every other seat on the blue-and-orange vessels to enforce [...] Read full article: Staten Island Ferry tackles coronavirus ...→

Loosened coronavirus lockdowns spark new concerns in world's poorest regions

Loosened coronavirus lockdowns spark new concerns in world's poorest regions

In many poor regions in the developing world, where crowded slums and streets mean even basic measures like hand-washing and social distancing are difficult, t [...] Read full article: Loosened coronavirus lockdowns spark new...→

UK, Sweden to stop foreign investors from buying coronavirus-ravaged companies

UK, Sweden to stop foreign investors from buying coronavirus-ravaged companies

The United Kingdom and Sweden are proposing legislation that would prohibit “foreign investors,” a nod at China, from buying companies financially devastated b [...] Read full article: UK, Sweden to stop foreign investors fro...→

Lockdowns Prevented Nearly 5 Million US Coronavirus Cases, Study Says

Lockdowns Prevented Nearly 5 Million US Coronavirus Cases, Study Says

Shutdown orders to close nonessential businesses and keep most people at home over the last two months helped the U.S. avoid nearly 5 million confirmed coronav [...] Read full article: Lockdowns Prevented Nearly 5 Million US ...→

Phoenix Co-Working Spaces Trying to Come Back From Coronavirus Lockdowns

Phoenix Co-Working Spaces Trying to Come Back From Coronavirus Lockdowns

"As more people get fed up with the frustrations of work-from-home life, I think we'll see more members coming into the office." - Ryan Marble Read full article: Phoenix Co-Working Spaces Trying to Come...→

Coronavirus lockdowns prevented 60M infections in US, study suggests

Coronavirus lockdowns prevented 60M infections in US, study suggests

With states across the U.S. emerging from lockdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic in varying stages, a newly published study suggests the lockdowns prevent [...] Read full article: Coronavirus lockdowns prevented 60M infe...→

Sweden backtracks on its low-pain coronavirus plan

Sweden backtracks on its low-pain coronavirus plan

Sweden offered hope that the coronavirus could be reined in without great inconvenience or economic pain. Unlike its neighbors in Scandinavia and elsewhere, Sw [...] Read full article: Sweden backtracks on its low-pain corona...→

Our leaders ignore the high price kids are paying for coronavirus lockdowns

Our leaders ignore the high price kids are paying for coronavirus lockdowns

The kids are not all right. The isolation and the loneliness of the COVID-19 lockdown hasn’t been good for any of us. We’re on edge and angry at each other. A [...] Read full article: Our leaders ignore the high price kids a...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alameda County 'Social Bubbles'; Napa Winery Tasting Rooms Reopen

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alameda County 'Social Bubbles'; Napa Winery Tasting Rooms Reopen

‘Social Bubbles’ Allowed; Outdoor Dining, Religious Services Still Restricted OAKLAND — Starting Monday, Alameda County residents can gather in “social bubbles [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alameda C...→