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Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Three-quarters of Americans say the COVID-19 pandemic shows that the U.S. should adopt a universal healthcare system, according to a new survey conducted by On [...] Read full article: Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Sh...→

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

The Jersey Shore and beaches around New Jersey will be open for Memorial Day Weekend, with social distance restrictions still in place. Read full article: NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend...→

Coronavirus: Boy Scouts Banned from Memorial Day Weekend Tradition

Coronavirus: Boy Scouts Banned from Memorial Day Weekend Tradition

The Department of Veteran's Affairs has sparked outcries after prohibiting the traditional Memorial Day weekend flag placements. Read full article: Coronavirus: Boy Scouts Banned from Memo...→

Boy Scouts banned from planting American flags on veterans' graves for Memorial Day due to coronavirus

Boy Scouts banned from planting American flags on veterans' graves for Memorial Day due to coronavirus

A longtime Memorial Day weekend tradition to honor veterans is now canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, but there are persisting calls to bring it back. Read full article: Boy Scouts banned from planting American...→

Putin marks Victory Day in virus-reduced ceremony

Putin marks Victory Day in virus-reduced ceremony

Russian President Vladimir Putin has marked Victory Day, the anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II, in a ceremony shorn of its usual milita [...] Read full article: Putin marks Victory Day in virus-reduced...→

Trump participates in WWII memorial ceremony commemorating VE Day amid coronavirus

Trump participates in WWII memorial ceremony commemorating VE Day amid coronavirus

President Trump's participation in the ceremony came after a handful of veterans were allowed to take photos in front of the memorial. Read full article: Trump participates in WWII memorial cere...→

Virus lockdowns mute VE Day celebrations; US jobless to rise

European leaders were holding muted commemorations Friday to mark the end of World War II on the continent, as coronavirus lockdowns kept crowds from celebrati [...] Read full article: Virus lockdowns mute VE Day celebrations...→

Irish Return an Old Favor, Helping Native Americans Battling the Virus

Irish Return an Old Favor, Helping Native Americans Battling the Virus

In 1847 the Choctaw people sent $170 to help during the potato famine. Irish donors are citing that gesture as they help two tribes during the Covid-19 pandemi [...] Read full article: Irish Return an Old Favor, Helping Nativ...→

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

With Memorial Day just around the corner, honoring service members who paid the ultimate price could come with a new set of rules due to the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Cer...→

Work safety strike, virus lockdown protest set for May Day

Work safety strike, virus lockdown protest set for May Day

Across the country, workers who interact with the public — nurses, grocery store workers and delivery drivers among them — have taken action in recent weeks to [...] Read full article: Work safety strike, virus lockdown prote...→

Survey: Americans Can't Remember What Day It Is During Pandemic

Survey: Americans Can't Remember What Day It Is During Pandemic

If you find yourself asking what day it is during the coronavirus lockdown, you aren't alone. According to a recent survey of 2,000 U.S. adults, the average pe [...] Read full article: Survey: Americans Can't Remember What Da...→

San Diego’s National Cemeteries to Allow Visitors But No Public Ceremonies on Memorial Day

San Diego’s National Cemeteries to Allow Visitors But No Public Ceremonies on Memorial Day

Loved ones will still be invited to visit National Cemeteries this Memorial Day to pay their respects to those who have served the country. But traditional cer [...] Read full article: San Diego’s National Cemeteries to Allow...→

Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst will celebrate Memorial Day with a "2020 Always Remember Memorial Day Convoy" featuring first-responder emergency vehicles and preselected special ser [...] Read full article: Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'...→

Rep. Greg Murphy on Virus Lockdown: Get Americans Safely Back to Work

Rep. Greg Murphy on Virus Lockdown: Get Americans Safely Back to Work

Physician and Rep. Gregory Murphy said on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily that “draconian” lockdowns are no longer needed in many places. Read full article: Rep. Greg Murphy on Virus Lockdown: Get ...→

Mayday call on V-E Day: Virus threatens UK boat business

Instead, they're lying idle on the banks of the River Thames in southwest London, as the festivities surrounding V-E Day have been all but canceled as a result [...] Read full article: Mayday call on V-E Day: Virus threatens ...→

VE Day clashes with virus chaos, veterans left in limbo

On Friday's 75th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe, talk of war is afoot again - this time against a disease that has killed at least a quarter [...] Read full article: VE Day clashes with virus chaos, veteran...→

State officials as virus deaths close to 3,000: 'Virtual hugs' best on Mother's Day

State officials as virus deaths close to 3,000: 'Virtual hugs' best on Mother's Day

Deaths from COVID-19 rose by 136 Wednesday, a decrease from Tuesday's high of 176, but "the virus hasn't gone away," officials announced as they cautioned agai [...] Read full article: State officials as virus deaths close to...→

Large Memorial Day Ceremonies Unlikely This Year

One family is remembering their son’s sacrifice as they adapt their day of remembrance during the pandemic. NBC 7 military reporter Bridget Naso has more.... H [...] Read full article: Large Memorial Day Ceremonies Unlikely T...→

The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day rise in virus cases

TACOMA, Wash. - Members of the Washington National Guard helped hand out about 200,000 pounds of potatoes Thursday that had been donated by farmers who were un [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day...→

Delaware Beaches, Pools to Reopen for Memorial Day Weekend

Delaware’s beaches and community pools will reopen for Memorial Day weekend, Gov. John Carney announced Thursday. Read full article: Delaware Beaches, Pools to Reopen for Me...→

Jersey Shore Will Be Open for Memorial Day Weekend, Governor Says

Jersey Shore Will Be Open for Memorial Day Weekend, Governor Says

New Jersey’s beaches will reopen in time for Memorial Day Weekend, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Thursday. Beaches had shut down months ago as part of a statewide [...] Read full article: Jersey Shore Will Be Open for Memorial D...→

AP Interview: Pelosi: Americans 'worth it' on $3T virus aid

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defended the stunning $3 trillion price of tag of Democrats' pandemic relief package Wednesday as what's needed to confront the “vil [...] Read full article: AP Interview: Pelosi: Americans 'worth i...→

Poll: Most Americans Unsatisfied With Government Handling of Virus

Poll: Most Americans Unsatisfied With Government Handling of Virus

Americans don't believe the federal government is doing enough to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. A majority are also worried about a second wave of the [...] Read full article: Poll: Most Americans Unsatisfied With Go...→

Love you mom: Americans spend a record-breaking $26.7 billion on Mother’s Day

Love you mom: Americans spend a record-breaking $26.7 billion on Mother’s Day

Americans will celebrate Mother’s Day in a record-breaking way, despite the coronavirus pandemic, uneasy quarantines and social restrictions. Read full article: Love you mom: Americans spend a record-b...→

Paxahau plans Movement Memorial Day weekend livestream since the fest was postponed due to the coronavirus

Paxahau plans Movement Memorial Day weekend livestream since the fest was postponed due to the coronavirus

We still can't believe this upcoming Memorial Day weekend is the first in a very long time that we won't be donning our finest candy... Read full article: Paxahau plans Movement Memorial Day week...→

Lake Zurich Memorial Day events canceled

Lake Zurich Memorial Day events canceled

Lake Zurich's annual Memorial Day parade and public ceremony have been canceled due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, American Legion Post 964 officials [...] Read full article: Lake Zurich Memorial Day events canceled...→

Federal projections say up to 3,000 Americans could die each day through the fir [...]

Federal projections say up to 3,000 Americans could die each day through the fir [...]

Federal projections say up to 3,000 Americans could die each day through the first of June. Although it’s only a prediction, based on data and infection rates, [...] Read full article: Federal projections say up to 3,000 Amer...→

Bush Calls On Americans To End Partisanship In Coronavirus Virus Crisis

Bush Calls On Americans To End Partisanship In Coronavirus Virus Crisis

Former President George W. Bush called on Americans to put aside their political differences, reminding them that in the face of the "shared threat" of the cor [...] Read full article: Bush Calls On Americans To End Partisans...→

Virus worries haunt workers demanding rights on May Day

Virus worries haunt workers demanding rights on May Day

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Millions of workers worldwide marked international labor day on Friday trapped between hunger and fear — struggling without jobs or worri [...] Read full article: Virus worries haunt workers demanding ri...→

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Three-quarters of Americans say the COVID-19 pandemic shows that the U.S. should adopt a universal healthcare system, according to a new survey conducted by On [...] Read full article: Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Sh...→

The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day rise in virus cases

TACOMA, Wash. - Members of the Washington National Guard helped hand out about 200,000 pounds of potatoes Thursday that had been donated by farmers who were un [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day...→

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

The Jersey Shore and beaches around New Jersey will be open for Memorial Day Weekend, with social distance restrictions still in place. Read full article: NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend...→

Jersey Shore Will Be Open for Memorial Day Weekend, Governor Says

Jersey Shore Will Be Open for Memorial Day Weekend, Governor Says

New Jersey’s beaches will reopen in time for Memorial Day Weekend, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Thursday. Beaches had shut down months ago as part of a statewide [...] Read full article: Jersey Shore Will Be Open for Memorial D...→

San Diego’s National Cemeteries to Allow Visitors But No Public Ceremonies on Memorial Day

San Diego’s National Cemeteries to Allow Visitors But No Public Ceremonies on Memorial Day

Loved ones will still be invited to visit National Cemeteries this Memorial Day to pay their respects to those who have served the country. But traditional cer [...] Read full article: San Diego’s National Cemeteries to Allow...→

Boy Scouts banned from planting American flags on veterans' graves for Memorial Day due to coronavirus

Boy Scouts banned from planting American flags on veterans' graves for Memorial Day due to coronavirus

A longtime Memorial Day weekend tradition to honor veterans is now canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, but there are persisting calls to bring it back. Read full article: Boy Scouts banned from planting American...→

Poll: Most Americans Unsatisfied With Government Handling of Virus

Poll: Most Americans Unsatisfied With Government Handling of Virus

Americans don't believe the federal government is doing enough to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. A majority are also worried about a second wave of the [...] Read full article: Poll: Most Americans Unsatisfied With Go...→

Rep. Greg Murphy on Virus Lockdown: Get Americans Safely Back to Work

Rep. Greg Murphy on Virus Lockdown: Get Americans Safely Back to Work

Physician and Rep. Gregory Murphy said on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily that “draconian” lockdowns are no longer needed in many places. Read full article: Rep. Greg Murphy on Virus Lockdown: Get ...→

Putin marks Victory Day in virus-reduced ceremony

Putin marks Victory Day in virus-reduced ceremony

Russian President Vladimir Putin has marked Victory Day, the anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II, in a ceremony shorn of its usual milita [...] Read full article: Putin marks Victory Day in virus-reduced...→

Paxahau plans Movement Memorial Day weekend livestream since the fest was postponed due to the coronavirus

Paxahau plans Movement Memorial Day weekend livestream since the fest was postponed due to the coronavirus

We still can't believe this upcoming Memorial Day weekend is the first in a very long time that we won't be donning our finest candy... Read full article: Paxahau plans Movement Memorial Day week...→

Virus lockdowns mute VE Day celebrations; US jobless to rise

European leaders were holding muted commemorations Friday to mark the end of World War II on the continent, as coronavirus lockdowns kept crowds from celebrati [...] Read full article: Virus lockdowns mute VE Day celebrations...→

State officials as virus deaths close to 3,000: 'Virtual hugs' best on Mother's Day

State officials as virus deaths close to 3,000: 'Virtual hugs' best on Mother's Day

Deaths from COVID-19 rose by 136 Wednesday, a decrease from Tuesday's high of 176, but "the virus hasn't gone away," officials announced as they cautioned agai [...] Read full article: State officials as virus deaths close to...→

Irish Return an Old Favor, Helping Native Americans Battling the Virus

Irish Return an Old Favor, Helping Native Americans Battling the Virus

In 1847 the Choctaw people sent $170 to help during the potato famine. Irish donors are citing that gesture as they help two tribes during the Covid-19 pandemi [...] Read full article: Irish Return an Old Favor, Helping Nativ...→

Federal projections say up to 3,000 Americans could die each day through the fir [...]

Federal projections say up to 3,000 Americans could die each day through the fir [...]

Federal projections say up to 3,000 Americans could die each day through the first of June. Although it’s only a prediction, based on data and infection rates, [...] Read full article: Federal projections say up to 3,000 Amer...→

Large Memorial Day Ceremonies Unlikely This Year

One family is remembering their son’s sacrifice as they adapt their day of remembrance during the pandemic. NBC 7 military reporter Bridget Naso has more.... H [...] Read full article: Large Memorial Day Ceremonies Unlikely T...→

Virus worries haunt workers demanding rights on May Day

Virus worries haunt workers demanding rights on May Day

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Millions of workers worldwide marked international labor day on Friday trapped between hunger and fear — struggling without jobs or worri [...] Read full article: Virus worries haunt workers demanding ri...→

Survey: Americans Can't Remember What Day It Is During Pandemic

Survey: Americans Can't Remember What Day It Is During Pandemic

If you find yourself asking what day it is during the coronavirus lockdown, you aren't alone. According to a recent survey of 2,000 U.S. adults, the average pe [...] Read full article: Survey: Americans Can't Remember What Da...→

Delaware Beaches, Pools to Reopen for Memorial Day Weekend

Delaware’s beaches and community pools will reopen for Memorial Day weekend, Gov. John Carney announced Thursday. Read full article: Delaware Beaches, Pools to Reopen for Me...→

Coronavirus: Boy Scouts Banned from Memorial Day Weekend Tradition

Coronavirus: Boy Scouts Banned from Memorial Day Weekend Tradition

The Department of Veteran's Affairs has sparked outcries after prohibiting the traditional Memorial Day weekend flag placements. Read full article: Coronavirus: Boy Scouts Banned from Memo...→

AP Interview: Pelosi: Americans 'worth it' on $3T virus aid

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defended the stunning $3 trillion price of tag of Democrats' pandemic relief package Wednesday as what's needed to confront the “vil [...] Read full article: AP Interview: Pelosi: Americans 'worth i...→

Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst will celebrate Memorial Day with a "2020 Always Remember Memorial Day Convoy" featuring first-responder emergency vehicles and preselected special ser [...] Read full article: Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'...→

Love you mom: Americans spend a record-breaking $26.7 billion on Mother’s Day

Love you mom: Americans spend a record-breaking $26.7 billion on Mother’s Day

Americans will celebrate Mother’s Day in a record-breaking way, despite the coronavirus pandemic, uneasy quarantines and social restrictions. Read full article: Love you mom: Americans spend a record-b...→

Mayday call on V-E Day: Virus threatens UK boat business

Instead, they're lying idle on the banks of the River Thames in southwest London, as the festivities surrounding V-E Day have been all but canceled as a result [...] Read full article: Mayday call on V-E Day: Virus threatens ...→

Trump participates in WWII memorial ceremony commemorating VE Day amid coronavirus

Trump participates in WWII memorial ceremony commemorating VE Day amid coronavirus

President Trump's participation in the ceremony came after a handful of veterans were allowed to take photos in front of the memorial. Read full article: Trump participates in WWII memorial cere...→

VE Day clashes with virus chaos, veterans left in limbo

On Friday's 75th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe, talk of war is afoot again - this time against a disease that has killed at least a quarter [...] Read full article: VE Day clashes with virus chaos, veteran...→

Lake Zurich Memorial Day events canceled

Lake Zurich Memorial Day events canceled

Lake Zurich's annual Memorial Day parade and public ceremony have been canceled due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, American Legion Post 964 officials [...] Read full article: Lake Zurich Memorial Day events canceled...→

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

With Memorial Day just around the corner, honoring service members who paid the ultimate price could come with a new set of rules due to the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Cer...→

Bush Calls On Americans To End Partisanship In Coronavirus Virus Crisis

Bush Calls On Americans To End Partisanship In Coronavirus Virus Crisis

Former President George W. Bush called on Americans to put aside their political differences, reminding them that in the face of the "shared threat" of the cor [...] Read full article: Bush Calls On Americans To End Partisans...→

Work safety strike, virus lockdown protest set for May Day

Work safety strike, virus lockdown protest set for May Day

Across the country, workers who interact with the public — nurses, grocery store workers and delivery drivers among them — have taken action in recent weeks to [...] Read full article: Work safety strike, virus lockdown prote...→

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Three-quarters of Americans say the COVID-19 pandemic shows that the U.S. should adopt a universal healthcare system, according to a new survey conducted by On [...] Read full article: Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Sh...→

Survey: Americans Can't Remember What Day It Is During Pandemic

Survey: Americans Can't Remember What Day It Is During Pandemic

If you find yourself asking what day it is during the coronavirus lockdown, you aren't alone. According to a recent survey of 2,000 U.S. adults, the average pe [...] Read full article: Survey: Americans Can't Remember What Da...→

The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day rise in virus cases

TACOMA, Wash. - Members of the Washington National Guard helped hand out about 200,000 pounds of potatoes Thursday that had been donated by farmers who were un [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day...→

Delaware Beaches, Pools to Reopen for Memorial Day Weekend

Delaware’s beaches and community pools will reopen for Memorial Day weekend, Gov. John Carney announced Thursday. Read full article: Delaware Beaches, Pools to Reopen for Me...→

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

The Jersey Shore and beaches around New Jersey will be open for Memorial Day Weekend, with social distance restrictions still in place. Read full article: NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend...→

Jersey Shore Will Be Open for Memorial Day Weekend, Governor Says

Jersey Shore Will Be Open for Memorial Day Weekend, Governor Says

New Jersey’s beaches will reopen in time for Memorial Day Weekend, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Thursday. Beaches had shut down months ago as part of a statewide [...] Read full article: Jersey Shore Will Be Open for Memorial D...→

Coronavirus: Boy Scouts Banned from Memorial Day Weekend Tradition

Coronavirus: Boy Scouts Banned from Memorial Day Weekend Tradition

The Department of Veteran's Affairs has sparked outcries after prohibiting the traditional Memorial Day weekend flag placements. Read full article: Coronavirus: Boy Scouts Banned from Memo...→

San Diego’s National Cemeteries to Allow Visitors But No Public Ceremonies on Memorial Day

San Diego’s National Cemeteries to Allow Visitors But No Public Ceremonies on Memorial Day

Loved ones will still be invited to visit National Cemeteries this Memorial Day to pay their respects to those who have served the country. But traditional cer [...] Read full article: San Diego’s National Cemeteries to Allow...→

AP Interview: Pelosi: Americans 'worth it' on $3T virus aid

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defended the stunning $3 trillion price of tag of Democrats' pandemic relief package Wednesday as what's needed to confront the “vil [...] Read full article: AP Interview: Pelosi: Americans 'worth i...→

Boy Scouts banned from planting American flags on veterans' graves for Memorial Day due to coronavirus

Boy Scouts banned from planting American flags on veterans' graves for Memorial Day due to coronavirus

A longtime Memorial Day weekend tradition to honor veterans is now canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, but there are persisting calls to bring it back. Read full article: Boy Scouts banned from planting American...→

Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst will celebrate Memorial Day with a "2020 Always Remember Memorial Day Convoy" featuring first-responder emergency vehicles and preselected special ser [...] Read full article: Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'...→

Poll: Most Americans Unsatisfied With Government Handling of Virus

Poll: Most Americans Unsatisfied With Government Handling of Virus

Americans don't believe the federal government is doing enough to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. A majority are also worried about a second wave of the [...] Read full article: Poll: Most Americans Unsatisfied With Go...→

Rep. Greg Murphy on Virus Lockdown: Get Americans Safely Back to Work

Rep. Greg Murphy on Virus Lockdown: Get Americans Safely Back to Work

Physician and Rep. Gregory Murphy said on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily that “draconian” lockdowns are no longer needed in many places. Read full article: Rep. Greg Murphy on Virus Lockdown: Get ...→

Love you mom: Americans spend a record-breaking $26.7 billion on Mother’s Day

Love you mom: Americans spend a record-breaking $26.7 billion on Mother’s Day

Americans will celebrate Mother’s Day in a record-breaking way, despite the coronavirus pandemic, uneasy quarantines and social restrictions. Read full article: Love you mom: Americans spend a record-b...→

Putin marks Victory Day in virus-reduced ceremony

Putin marks Victory Day in virus-reduced ceremony

Russian President Vladimir Putin has marked Victory Day, the anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II, in a ceremony shorn of its usual milita [...] Read full article: Putin marks Victory Day in virus-reduced...→

Mayday call on V-E Day: Virus threatens UK boat business

Instead, they're lying idle on the banks of the River Thames in southwest London, as the festivities surrounding V-E Day have been all but canceled as a result [...] Read full article: Mayday call on V-E Day: Virus threatens ...→

Paxahau plans Movement Memorial Day weekend livestream since the fest was postponed due to the coronavirus

Paxahau plans Movement Memorial Day weekend livestream since the fest was postponed due to the coronavirus

We still can't believe this upcoming Memorial Day weekend is the first in a very long time that we won't be donning our finest candy... Read full article: Paxahau plans Movement Memorial Day week...→

Trump participates in WWII memorial ceremony commemorating VE Day amid coronavirus

Trump participates in WWII memorial ceremony commemorating VE Day amid coronavirus

President Trump's participation in the ceremony came after a handful of veterans were allowed to take photos in front of the memorial. Read full article: Trump participates in WWII memorial cere...→

Virus lockdowns mute VE Day celebrations; US jobless to rise

European leaders were holding muted commemorations Friday to mark the end of World War II on the continent, as coronavirus lockdowns kept crowds from celebrati [...] Read full article: Virus lockdowns mute VE Day celebrations...→

VE Day clashes with virus chaos, veterans left in limbo

On Friday's 75th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe, talk of war is afoot again - this time against a disease that has killed at least a quarter [...] Read full article: VE Day clashes with virus chaos, veteran...→

State officials as virus deaths close to 3,000: 'Virtual hugs' best on Mother's Day

State officials as virus deaths close to 3,000: 'Virtual hugs' best on Mother's Day

Deaths from COVID-19 rose by 136 Wednesday, a decrease from Tuesday's high of 176, but "the virus hasn't gone away," officials announced as they cautioned agai [...] Read full article: State officials as virus deaths close to...→

Lake Zurich Memorial Day events canceled

Lake Zurich Memorial Day events canceled

Lake Zurich's annual Memorial Day parade and public ceremony have been canceled due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, American Legion Post 964 officials [...] Read full article: Lake Zurich Memorial Day events canceled...→

Irish Return an Old Favor, Helping Native Americans Battling the Virus

Irish Return an Old Favor, Helping Native Americans Battling the Virus

In 1847 the Choctaw people sent $170 to help during the potato famine. Irish donors are citing that gesture as they help two tribes during the Covid-19 pandemi [...] Read full article: Irish Return an Old Favor, Helping Nativ...→

Federal projections say up to 3,000 Americans could die each day through the fir [...]

Federal projections say up to 3,000 Americans could die each day through the fir [...]

Federal projections say up to 3,000 Americans could die each day through the first of June. Although it’s only a prediction, based on data and infection rates, [...] Read full article: Federal projections say up to 3,000 Amer...→

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Ceremonies at National Cemeteries

With Memorial Day just around the corner, honoring service members who paid the ultimate price could come with a new set of rules due to the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus Could Alter Memorial Day Cer...→

Large Memorial Day Ceremonies Unlikely This Year

One family is remembering their son’s sacrifice as they adapt their day of remembrance during the pandemic. NBC 7 military reporter Bridget Naso has more.... H [...] Read full article: Large Memorial Day Ceremonies Unlikely T...→

Bush Calls On Americans To End Partisanship In Coronavirus Virus Crisis

Bush Calls On Americans To End Partisanship In Coronavirus Virus Crisis

Former President George W. Bush called on Americans to put aside their political differences, reminding them that in the face of the "shared threat" of the cor [...] Read full article: Bush Calls On Americans To End Partisans...→

Virus worries haunt workers demanding rights on May Day

Virus worries haunt workers demanding rights on May Day

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Millions of workers worldwide marked international labor day on Friday trapped between hunger and fear — struggling without jobs or worri [...] Read full article: Virus worries haunt workers demanding ri...→

Work safety strike, virus lockdown protest set for May Day

Work safety strike, virus lockdown protest set for May Day

Across the country, workers who interact with the public — nurses, grocery store workers and delivery drivers among them — have taken action in recent weeks to [...] Read full article: Work safety strike, virus lockdown prote...→