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Michigan barber defying Gov. Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown has license stripped

Michigan barber defying Gov. Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown has license stripped

A Michigan barber who reopened his shop in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown orders had his license temporarily stripped Wednesday. Read full article: Michigan barber defying Gov. Whitmer’s c...→

Michigan barber defying Gov. Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown has license stripped

Michigan barber defying Gov. Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown has license stripped

A Michigan barber who reopened his shop in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown orders had his license temporarily stripped Wednesday. Read full article: Michigan barber defying Gov. Whitmer’s c...→

Michigan Judge Rejects State's Order to Shut Down Barber

Michigan Judge Rejects State's Order to Shut Down Barber

After a state judge Thursday rebuffed the attorney general's request to order a barber shop closed, a Michigan barber will be allowed to continue cutting hair, [...] Read full article: Michigan Judge Rejects State's Order to ...→

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order this week allowing all registered voters to vote absentee in the state’s Aug. 11 primary elections. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allo...→

Gov. DeSantis Blasts Media over FL Doomsday Coronavirus Predictions

Gov. DeSantis Blasts Media over FL Doomsday Coronavirus Predictions

Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) blasted the establishment media over its stream of criticisms and dismissal of Florida's hopeful coronavirus trends. Read full article: Gov. DeSantis Blasts Media over FL Dooms...→

Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At New Jersey Gym, Multiple Citations Issued

Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At New Jersey Gym, Multiple Citations Issued

Many business owners in New Jersey are frustrated that they still haven't been given the green light to open. Read full article: Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At ...→

Delaware County Barber Shop Owner To Reopen Wednesday In Defiance Of Gov. Wolf's Stay-At-Home Orders

Delaware County Barber Shop Owner To Reopen Wednesday In Defiance Of Gov. Wolf's Stay-At-Home Orders

Since her shop was forced to close over two months ago, she's been transforming it to comply with social distancing standards. Read full article: Delaware County Barber Shop Owner To Reo...→

Michigan's Whitmer says Trump administration sent swabs that can't be used with all coronavirus tests

Michigan's Whitmer says Trump administration sent swabs that can't be used with all coronavirus tests

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer criticized the Trump administration’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic in her state – saying the federal government sent her [...] Read full article: Michigan's Whitmer says Trump administra...→

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

The Michigan Supreme Court unveiled expanded capabilities for people to access virtual courtrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Michigan courts expand virtual capabilit...→

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis pushed back against recent coronavirus death counts including those conducted by the CDC, days after his own state’s health departmen [...] Read full article: Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against C...→

Defiant Michigan barber is ‘not a hero,’ top state official says

Defiant Michigan barber is ‘not a hero,’ top state official says

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel said she wanted 77-year-old Karl Manke “to discontinue his conduct, which we think is aiding and abetting in the spread o [...] Read full article: Defiant Michigan barber is ‘not a hero,’...→

Michigan is a long way from returning to normal, despite progress in coronavirus battle, Whitmer cautions

Michigan is a long way from returning to normal, despite progress in coronavirus battle, Whitmer cautions

Although Michigan is making good progress combating the coronavirus, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday warned that prematurely reopening the economy and schools [...] Read full article: Michigan is a long way from returning to...→

A barbershop refused to comply with the coronavirus lockdown for weeks. Now a barber has tested positive for COVID-19

A barbershop refused to comply with the coronavirus lockdown for weeks. Now a barber has tested positive for COVID-19

A barber who was cutting hair in a Kingston, NY shop, in violation of the “New York on Pause” order, has tested positive for COVID-19, the Ulster County health [...] Read full article: A barbershop refused to comply with the ...→

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

A New York barber who cut hair over the past few weeks amid the state's coronavirus restrictions has tested positive for the virus, according to health officia [...] Read full article: New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair...→

Adler Planetarium Lays Off 120 Employees During Coronavirus Shutdown

Adler Planetarium Lays Off 120 Employees During Coronavirus Shutdown

The Adler Planetarium has laid off 120 employees as the iconic Chicago institution remains closed during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Adler Planetarium Lays Off 120 Employees...→

Banana rotting in desk drawer during coronavirus shutdown 'makin me feel anxious,' employee tweets

Banana rotting in desk drawer during coronavirus shutdown 'makin me feel anxious,' employee tweets

Staying at home has afforded people the luxury of not having to worry if they left their garage door open, or stove on, but one woman from the United Kingdom d [...] Read full article: Banana rotting in desk drawer during cor...→

Many New Yorkers defying coronavirus mask orders, and they say it's for these reasons

Many New Yorkers defying coronavirus mask orders, and they say it's for these reasons

There’s no hiding without a mask in virus-stricken New York City, the American epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic. New York requires people to wear face cov [...] Read full article: Many New Yorkers defying coronavirus mas...→

Judge backs Michigan barber in Gretchen Whitmer standoff

Judge backs Michigan barber in Gretchen Whitmer standoff

A judge on Thursday rejected a request to force scissors out of the hands of a defiant Michigan barber during the coronavirus pandemic. The state health depart [...] Read full article: Judge backs Michigan barber in Gretchen ...→

Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

This week, the governor revised the benchmarks for reopening, paving the way for most California counties — including most in the Bay Area — to soon hang up a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Ne...→

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Refusing to give in to stay-at-home protesters, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told Fox News protecting residents from coronavirus is the way "I run this state [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not C...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has confirmed she is in talks with Joe Biden’s campaign to become his running mate, as the race to join his ticket reaching an u [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks ...→

Whitmer lifts some coronavirus restrictions in northern Michigan and U.P. as new cases plummet

Whitmer lifts some coronavirus restrictions in northern Michigan and U.P. as new cases plummet

As the number of new coronavirus cases and deaths in Michigan continues to plummet, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Monday that she’s relaxing some restriction [...] Read full article: Whitmer lifts some coronavirus restricti...→

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu spoke on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday, one day before restaurants in the state were allowed to reopen for outdoor dining a [...] Read full article: Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshi...→

Eric Trump says Democrats 'trying to milk' coronavirus shutdown, media 'stoking fear'

Eric Trump says Democrats 'trying to milk' coronavirus shutdown, media 'stoking fear'

The Democrats are "trying to milk" the coronavirus pandemic for every election advantage they can get over President Trump, the president's son, Eric Trump, sa [...] Read full article: Eric Trump says Democrats 'trying to mil...→

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

From Hemet to Oak Glen to Corona, business owners say it’s their right to earn a living, while some officials decline to enforce rules Read full article: Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — d...→

Gretchen Whitmer: ‘I don’t have proof’ behind claim protesters spread coronavirus to rural areas

Gretchen Whitmer: ‘I don’t have proof’ behind claim protesters spread coronavirus to rural areas

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer admitted Thursday she doesn’t have any evidence to back up her allegation that anti-lockdown protesters spread the coronavirus t [...] Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer: ‘I don’t have proof’ b...→

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington state government agencies will freeze all hiring, personal service contracts and equipment purchases to mitigate a potential multibillion-dollar dro [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on ...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked an extension of the state’s coronavirus stay-at-home order. Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its auth [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber in Michigan, defeated Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney General Dana Nessel in court for the second time. Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: ...→

Michigan barbers, hairdressers give free haircuts at Capitol in defiance of Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown

Michigan barbers, hairdressers give free haircuts at Capitol in defiance of Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown

Hundreds of protesters joined barbers and hairdressers giving free haircuts outside the Michigan Capitol on Wednesday in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s co [...] Read full article: Michigan barbers, hairdressers give free...→

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

There are now 5,060 deaths from coronavirus in Michigan and 53,009 cases, according to the latest numbers released by the State of Michigan on Wednesday. Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan ...→

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s careless cruelty shows in coronavirus n

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s careless cruelty shows in coronavirus n

TOP STORIES Bill Clinton slams Trump-era 'tribalism' in message to 2020 grads: 'Our democracy' is 'at risk' N.J. governor throws curveball on pandemic reopenin [...] Read full article: N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s careless cruelt...→

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Many of Texas’ bars, bowling alleys and some other attractions can begin reopening Friday after shutting their doors in an effort to slow the spread of the nov [...] Read full article: Texas bars to begin reopening Friday aft...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

New Jersey salon owner sets own reopening date in defiance of Gov. Murphy’s coronavirus restrictions

New Jersey salon owner sets own reopening date in defiance of Gov. Murphy’s coronavirus restrictions

A New Jersey salon owner, whose business has been shuttered for nearly two months, says he’s “had enough” and plans on reopening June 1 despite Gov. Phil Murph [...] Read full article: New Jersey salon owner sets own reopenin...→

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington state has walked back its requirement that restaurants keep a “daily log” of customers when they reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, less than a w [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order th...→

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

The Capri Drive-in Theater in Branch County, Michigan, was packed on Friday evening, as moviegoers flocked in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-at-home [...] Read full article: Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theate...→

German soccer's Bundesliga gets underway after coronavirus shutdown – with noticeable changes

German soccer's Bundesliga gets underway after coronavirus shutdown – with noticeable changes

Millions of sports fans will be watching their first live game in months when Germany's Bundesliga plays its opening game on Saturday. Read full article: German soccer's Bundesliga gets underway...→

'Operation Haircut' to Be Held on Michigan Capitol Lawn to Protest Whitmer 'Nonessential' Decree

'Operation Haircut' to Be Held on Michigan Capitol Lawn to Protest Whitmer 'Nonessential' Decree

Barbers will be protesting on the capitol lawn in Michigan on Wednesday, saying they want to go back to work safely. | Politics Read full article: 'Operation Haircut' to Be Held on Michig...→

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

Across America businesses are attempting to reopen amid coronavirus restrictions that are preventing some ‘non-essential’ small business owners from providing [...] Read full article: NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrif...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped w...→

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, fac...→

Michigan AG Blasts 77-Year-Old Barber: 'Not a Hero,' 'Not a Patriot'

Michigan AG Blasts 77-Year-Old Barber: 'Not a Hero,' 'Not a Patriot'

The Michigan Attorney General said 77-year-old Owosso barber Karl Manke is "not a patriot" for ignoring Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's orders. Read full article: Michigan AG Blasts 77-Year-Old Barber: '...→

Michigan Judge Rejects State's Order to Shut Down Barber

Michigan Judge Rejects State's Order to Shut Down Barber

After a state judge Thursday rebuffed the attorney general's request to order a barber shop closed, a Michigan barber will be allowed to continue cutting hair, [...] Read full article: Michigan Judge Rejects State's Order to ...→

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber in Michigan, defeated Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney General Dana Nessel in court for the second time. Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: ...→

Gov. DeSantis Blasts Media over FL Doomsday Coronavirus Predictions

Gov. DeSantis Blasts Media over FL Doomsday Coronavirus Predictions

Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) blasted the establishment media over its stream of criticisms and dismissal of Florida's hopeful coronavirus trends. Read full article: Gov. DeSantis Blasts Media over FL Dooms...→

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

There are now 5,060 deaths from coronavirus in Michigan and 53,009 cases, according to the latest numbers released by the State of Michigan on Wednesday. Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan ...→

Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

This week, the governor revised the benchmarks for reopening, paving the way for most California counties — including most in the Bay Area — to soon hang up a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Ne...→

Delaware County Barber Shop Owner To Reopen Wednesday In Defiance Of Gov. Wolf's Stay-At-Home Orders

Delaware County Barber Shop Owner To Reopen Wednesday In Defiance Of Gov. Wolf's Stay-At-Home Orders

Since her shop was forced to close over two months ago, she's been transforming it to comply with social distancing standards. Read full article: Delaware County Barber Shop Owner To Reo...→

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Many of Texas’ bars, bowling alleys and some other attractions can begin reopening Friday after shutting their doors in an effort to slow the spread of the nov [...] Read full article: Texas bars to begin reopening Friday aft...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has confirmed she is in talks with Joe Biden’s campaign to become his running mate, as the race to join his ticket reaching an u [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks ...→

New Jersey salon owner sets own reopening date in defiance of Gov. Murphy’s coronavirus restrictions

New Jersey salon owner sets own reopening date in defiance of Gov. Murphy’s coronavirus restrictions

A New Jersey salon owner, whose business has been shuttered for nearly two months, says he’s “had enough” and plans on reopening June 1 despite Gov. Phil Murph [...] Read full article: New Jersey salon owner sets own reopenin...→

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu spoke on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday, one day before restaurants in the state were allowed to reopen for outdoor dining a [...] Read full article: Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshi...→

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis pushed back against recent coronavirus death counts including those conducted by the CDC, days after his own state’s health departmen [...] Read full article: Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against C...→

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

The Capri Drive-in Theater in Branch County, Michigan, was packed on Friday evening, as moviegoers flocked in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-at-home [...] Read full article: Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theate...→

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

From Hemet to Oak Glen to Corona, business owners say it’s their right to earn a living, while some officials decline to enforce rules Read full article: Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — d...→

Michigan is a long way from returning to normal, despite progress in coronavirus battle, Whitmer cautions

Michigan is a long way from returning to normal, despite progress in coronavirus battle, Whitmer cautions

Although Michigan is making good progress combating the coronavirus, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday warned that prematurely reopening the economy and schools [...] Read full article: Michigan is a long way from returning to...→

'Operation Haircut' to Be Held on Michigan Capitol Lawn to Protest Whitmer 'Nonessential' Decree

'Operation Haircut' to Be Held on Michigan Capitol Lawn to Protest Whitmer 'Nonessential' Decree

Barbers will be protesting on the capitol lawn in Michigan on Wednesday, saying they want to go back to work safely. | Politics Read full article: 'Operation Haircut' to Be Held on Michig...→

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

A New York barber who cut hair over the past few weeks amid the state's coronavirus restrictions has tested positive for the virus, according to health officia [...] Read full article: New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped w...→

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington state government agencies will freeze all hiring, personal service contracts and equipment purchases to mitigate a potential multibillion-dollar dro [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on ...→

Banana rotting in desk drawer during coronavirus shutdown 'makin me feel anxious,' employee tweets

Banana rotting in desk drawer during coronavirus shutdown 'makin me feel anxious,' employee tweets

Staying at home has afforded people the luxury of not having to worry if they left their garage door open, or stove on, but one woman from the United Kingdom d [...] Read full article: Banana rotting in desk drawer during cor...→

Michigan AG Blasts 77-Year-Old Barber: 'Not a Hero,' 'Not a Patriot'

Michigan AG Blasts 77-Year-Old Barber: 'Not a Hero,' 'Not a Patriot'

The Michigan Attorney General said 77-year-old Owosso barber Karl Manke is "not a patriot" for ignoring Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's orders. Read full article: Michigan AG Blasts 77-Year-Old Barber: '...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

Judge backs Michigan barber in Gretchen Whitmer standoff

Judge backs Michigan barber in Gretchen Whitmer standoff

A judge on Thursday rejected a request to force scissors out of the hands of a defiant Michigan barber during the coronavirus pandemic. The state health depart [...] Read full article: Judge backs Michigan barber in Gretchen ...→

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order this week allowing all registered voters to vote absentee in the state’s Aug. 11 primary elections. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allo...→

Michigan barbers, hairdressers give free haircuts at Capitol in defiance of Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown

Michigan barbers, hairdressers give free haircuts at Capitol in defiance of Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown

Hundreds of protesters joined barbers and hairdressers giving free haircuts outside the Michigan Capitol on Wednesday in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s co [...] Read full article: Michigan barbers, hairdressers give free...→

Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At New Jersey Gym, Multiple Citations Issued

Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At New Jersey Gym, Multiple Citations Issued

Many business owners in New Jersey are frustrated that they still haven't been given the green light to open. Read full article: Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At ...→

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s careless cruelty shows in coronavirus n

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s careless cruelty shows in coronavirus n

TOP STORIES Bill Clinton slams Trump-era 'tribalism' in message to 2020 grads: 'Our democracy' is 'at risk' N.J. governor throws curveball on pandemic reopenin [...] Read full article: N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s careless cruelt...→

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Refusing to give in to stay-at-home protesters, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told Fox News protecting residents from coronavirus is the way "I run this state [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not C...→

Michigan's Whitmer says Trump administration sent swabs that can't be used with all coronavirus tests

Michigan's Whitmer says Trump administration sent swabs that can't be used with all coronavirus tests

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer criticized the Trump administration’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic in her state – saying the federal government sent her [...] Read full article: Michigan's Whitmer says Trump administra...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

Whitmer lifts some coronavirus restrictions in northern Michigan and U.P. as new cases plummet

Whitmer lifts some coronavirus restrictions in northern Michigan and U.P. as new cases plummet

As the number of new coronavirus cases and deaths in Michigan continues to plummet, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Monday that she’s relaxing some restriction [...] Read full article: Whitmer lifts some coronavirus restricti...→

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

The Michigan Supreme Court unveiled expanded capabilities for people to access virtual courtrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Michigan courts expand virtual capabilit...→

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington state has walked back its requirement that restaurants keep a “daily log” of customers when they reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, less than a w [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order th...→

Eric Trump says Democrats 'trying to milk' coronavirus shutdown, media 'stoking fear'

Eric Trump says Democrats 'trying to milk' coronavirus shutdown, media 'stoking fear'

The Democrats are "trying to milk" the coronavirus pandemic for every election advantage they can get over President Trump, the president's son, Eric Trump, sa [...] Read full article: Eric Trump says Democrats 'trying to mil...→

Defiant Michigan barber is ‘not a hero,’ top state official says

Defiant Michigan barber is ‘not a hero,’ top state official says

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel said she wanted 77-year-old Karl Manke “to discontinue his conduct, which we think is aiding and abetting in the spread o [...] Read full article: Defiant Michigan barber is ‘not a hero,’...→

German soccer's Bundesliga gets underway after coronavirus shutdown – with noticeable changes

German soccer's Bundesliga gets underway after coronavirus shutdown – with noticeable changes

Millions of sports fans will be watching their first live game in months when Germany's Bundesliga plays its opening game on Saturday. Read full article: German soccer's Bundesliga gets underway...→

A barbershop refused to comply with the coronavirus lockdown for weeks. Now a barber has tested positive for COVID-19

A barbershop refused to comply with the coronavirus lockdown for weeks. Now a barber has tested positive for COVID-19

A barber who was cutting hair in a Kingston, NY shop, in violation of the “New York on Pause” order, has tested positive for COVID-19, the Ulster County health [...] Read full article: A barbershop refused to comply with the ...→

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

Across America businesses are attempting to reopen amid coronavirus restrictions that are preventing some ‘non-essential’ small business owners from providing [...] Read full article: NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrif...→

Gretchen Whitmer: ‘I don’t have proof’ behind claim protesters spread coronavirus to rural areas

Gretchen Whitmer: ‘I don’t have proof’ behind claim protesters spread coronavirus to rural areas

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer admitted Thursday she doesn’t have any evidence to back up her allegation that anti-lockdown protesters spread the coronavirus t [...] Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer: ‘I don’t have proof’ b...→

Adler Planetarium Lays Off 120 Employees During Coronavirus Shutdown

Adler Planetarium Lays Off 120 Employees During Coronavirus Shutdown

The Adler Planetarium has laid off 120 employees as the iconic Chicago institution remains closed during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Adler Planetarium Lays Off 120 Employees...→

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, fac...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked an extension of the state’s coronavirus stay-at-home order. Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its auth [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension...→

Many New Yorkers defying coronavirus mask orders, and they say it's for these reasons

Many New Yorkers defying coronavirus mask orders, and they say it's for these reasons

There’s no hiding without a mask in virus-stricken New York City, the American epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic. New York requires people to wear face cov [...] Read full article: Many New Yorkers defying coronavirus mas...→

Michigan Judge Rejects State's Order to Shut Down Barber

Michigan Judge Rejects State's Order to Shut Down Barber

After a state judge Thursday rebuffed the attorney general's request to order a barber shop closed, a Michigan barber will be allowed to continue cutting hair, [...] Read full article: Michigan Judge Rejects State's Order to ...→

Judge backs Michigan barber in Gretchen Whitmer standoff

Judge backs Michigan barber in Gretchen Whitmer standoff

A judge on Thursday rejected a request to force scissors out of the hands of a defiant Michigan barber during the coronavirus pandemic. The state health depart [...] Read full article: Judge backs Michigan barber in Gretchen ...→

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber in Michigan, defeated Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney General Dana Nessel in court for the second time. Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: ...→

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order this week allowing all registered voters to vote absentee in the state’s Aug. 11 primary elections. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allo...→

Michigan barbers, hairdressers give free haircuts at Capitol in defiance of Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown

Michigan barbers, hairdressers give free haircuts at Capitol in defiance of Whitmer’s coronavirus shutdown

Hundreds of protesters joined barbers and hairdressers giving free haircuts outside the Michigan Capitol on Wednesday in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s co [...] Read full article: Michigan barbers, hairdressers give free...→

Gov. DeSantis Blasts Media over FL Doomsday Coronavirus Predictions

Gov. DeSantis Blasts Media over FL Doomsday Coronavirus Predictions

Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) blasted the establishment media over its stream of criticisms and dismissal of Florida's hopeful coronavirus trends. Read full article: Gov. DeSantis Blasts Media over FL Dooms...→

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

There are now 5,060 deaths from coronavirus in Michigan and 53,009 cases, according to the latest numbers released by the State of Michigan on Wednesday. Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan ...→

Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At New Jersey Gym, Multiple Citations Issued

Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At New Jersey Gym, Multiple Citations Issued

Many business owners in New Jersey are frustrated that they still haven't been given the green light to open. Read full article: Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At ...→

Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

This week, the governor revised the benchmarks for reopening, paving the way for most California counties — including most in the Bay Area — to soon hang up a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Ne...→

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s careless cruelty shows in coronavirus n

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s careless cruelty shows in coronavirus n

TOP STORIES Bill Clinton slams Trump-era 'tribalism' in message to 2020 grads: 'Our democracy' is 'at risk' N.J. governor throws curveball on pandemic reopenin [...] Read full article: N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s careless cruelt...→

Delaware County Barber Shop Owner To Reopen Wednesday In Defiance Of Gov. Wolf's Stay-At-Home Orders

Delaware County Barber Shop Owner To Reopen Wednesday In Defiance Of Gov. Wolf's Stay-At-Home Orders

Since her shop was forced to close over two months ago, she's been transforming it to comply with social distancing standards. Read full article: Delaware County Barber Shop Owner To Reo...→

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Refusing to give in to stay-at-home protesters, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told Fox News protecting residents from coronavirus is the way "I run this state [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not C...→

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Texas bars to begin reopening Friday after coronavirus shutdown

Many of Texas’ bars, bowling alleys and some other attractions can begin reopening Friday after shutting their doors in an effort to slow the spread of the nov [...] Read full article: Texas bars to begin reopening Friday aft...→

Michigan's Whitmer says Trump administration sent swabs that can't be used with all coronavirus tests

Michigan's Whitmer says Trump administration sent swabs that can't be used with all coronavirus tests

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer criticized the Trump administration’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic in her state – saying the federal government sent her [...] Read full article: Michigan's Whitmer says Trump administra...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has confirmed she is in talks with Joe Biden’s campaign to become his running mate, as the race to join his ticket reaching an u [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks ...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

Whitmer lifts some coronavirus restrictions in northern Michigan and U.P. as new cases plummet

Whitmer lifts some coronavirus restrictions in northern Michigan and U.P. as new cases plummet

As the number of new coronavirus cases and deaths in Michigan continues to plummet, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Monday that she’s relaxing some restriction [...] Read full article: Whitmer lifts some coronavirus restricti...→

New Jersey salon owner sets own reopening date in defiance of Gov. Murphy’s coronavirus restrictions

New Jersey salon owner sets own reopening date in defiance of Gov. Murphy’s coronavirus restrictions

A New Jersey salon owner, whose business has been shuttered for nearly two months, says he’s “had enough” and plans on reopening June 1 despite Gov. Phil Murph [...] Read full article: New Jersey salon owner sets own reopenin...→

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

The Michigan Supreme Court unveiled expanded capabilities for people to access virtual courtrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Michigan courts expand virtual capabilit...→

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu spoke on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday, one day before restaurants in the state were allowed to reopen for outdoor dining a [...] Read full article: Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshi...→

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington state has walked back its requirement that restaurants keep a “daily log” of customers when they reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, less than a w [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order th...→

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis pushed back against recent coronavirus death counts including those conducted by the CDC, days after his own state’s health departmen [...] Read full article: Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against C...→

Eric Trump says Democrats 'trying to milk' coronavirus shutdown, media 'stoking fear'

Eric Trump says Democrats 'trying to milk' coronavirus shutdown, media 'stoking fear'

The Democrats are "trying to milk" the coronavirus pandemic for every election advantage they can get over President Trump, the president's son, Eric Trump, sa [...] Read full article: Eric Trump says Democrats 'trying to mil...→

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

The Capri Drive-in Theater in Branch County, Michigan, was packed on Friday evening, as moviegoers flocked in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-at-home [...] Read full article: Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theate...→

Defiant Michigan barber is ‘not a hero,’ top state official says

Defiant Michigan barber is ‘not a hero,’ top state official says

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel said she wanted 77-year-old Karl Manke “to discontinue his conduct, which we think is aiding and abetting in the spread o [...] Read full article: Defiant Michigan barber is ‘not a hero,’...→

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

From Hemet to Oak Glen to Corona, business owners say it’s their right to earn a living, while some officials decline to enforce rules Read full article: Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — d...→

German soccer's Bundesliga gets underway after coronavirus shutdown – with noticeable changes

German soccer's Bundesliga gets underway after coronavirus shutdown – with noticeable changes

Millions of sports fans will be watching their first live game in months when Germany's Bundesliga plays its opening game on Saturday. Read full article: German soccer's Bundesliga gets underway...→

Michigan is a long way from returning to normal, despite progress in coronavirus battle, Whitmer cautions

Michigan is a long way from returning to normal, despite progress in coronavirus battle, Whitmer cautions

Although Michigan is making good progress combating the coronavirus, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday warned that prematurely reopening the economy and schools [...] Read full article: Michigan is a long way from returning to...→

'Operation Haircut' to Be Held on Michigan Capitol Lawn to Protest Whitmer 'Nonessential' Decree

'Operation Haircut' to Be Held on Michigan Capitol Lawn to Protest Whitmer 'Nonessential' Decree

Barbers will be protesting on the capitol lawn in Michigan on Wednesday, saying they want to go back to work safely. | Politics Read full article: 'Operation Haircut' to Be Held on Michig...→

A barbershop refused to comply with the coronavirus lockdown for weeks. Now a barber has tested positive for COVID-19

A barbershop refused to comply with the coronavirus lockdown for weeks. Now a barber has tested positive for COVID-19

A barber who was cutting hair in a Kingston, NY shop, in violation of the “New York on Pause” order, has tested positive for COVID-19, the Ulster County health [...] Read full article: A barbershop refused to comply with the ...→

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

Across America businesses are attempting to reopen amid coronavirus restrictions that are preventing some ‘non-essential’ small business owners from providing [...] Read full article: NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrif...→

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

A New York barber who cut hair over the past few weeks amid the state's coronavirus restrictions has tested positive for the virus, according to health officia [...] Read full article: New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair...→

Gretchen Whitmer: ‘I don’t have proof’ behind claim protesters spread coronavirus to rural areas

Gretchen Whitmer: ‘I don’t have proof’ behind claim protesters spread coronavirus to rural areas

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer admitted Thursday she doesn’t have any evidence to back up her allegation that anti-lockdown protesters spread the coronavirus t [...] Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer: ‘I don’t have proof’ b...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped w...→

Adler Planetarium Lays Off 120 Employees During Coronavirus Shutdown

Adler Planetarium Lays Off 120 Employees During Coronavirus Shutdown

The Adler Planetarium has laid off 120 employees as the iconic Chicago institution remains closed during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Adler Planetarium Lays Off 120 Employees...→

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington state government agencies will freeze all hiring, personal service contracts and equipment purchases to mitigate a potential multibillion-dollar dro [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on ...→

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, fac...→

Banana rotting in desk drawer during coronavirus shutdown 'makin me feel anxious,' employee tweets

Banana rotting in desk drawer during coronavirus shutdown 'makin me feel anxious,' employee tweets

Staying at home has afforded people the luxury of not having to worry if they left their garage door open, or stove on, but one woman from the United Kingdom d [...] Read full article: Banana rotting in desk drawer during cor...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked an extension of the state’s coronavirus stay-at-home order. Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its auth [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension...→

Michigan AG Blasts 77-Year-Old Barber: 'Not a Hero,' 'Not a Patriot'

Michigan AG Blasts 77-Year-Old Barber: 'Not a Hero,' 'Not a Patriot'

The Michigan Attorney General said 77-year-old Owosso barber Karl Manke is "not a patriot" for ignoring Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's orders. Read full article: Michigan AG Blasts 77-Year-Old Barber: '...→

Many New Yorkers defying coronavirus mask orders, and they say it's for these reasons

Many New Yorkers defying coronavirus mask orders, and they say it's for these reasons

There’s no hiding without a mask in virus-stricken New York City, the American epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic. New York requires people to wear face cov [...] Read full article: Many New Yorkers defying coronavirus mas...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→