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Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

ATLANTA (AP) — Public school students in Georgia would see fewer state standardized tests under a bill passed by the state House, but lawmakers want the state [...] Read full article: Georgia House approves plan to cut state...→

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Topping the safety checklist is wearing a face mask, social distancing, reducing crowds and washing hands. Read full article: Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green...→

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

While new cases are decreasing in early hotspots such as New York and New Jersey, several other states have reported single-day records. Read full article: New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak ...→

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

California’s Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening some campgrounds through July. Read full article: Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed...→

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to buy and give away three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and [...] Read full article: LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 M...→

Coronavirus: Danville celebrating July 4th with car parade, virtual festivities

Coronavirus: Danville celebrating July 4th with car parade, virtual festivities

This year’s Kiwanis-Danville 4th of July Parade will be virtual and live-streamed on multiple platforms, including Vimeo, YouTube and Facebook.  Read full article: Coronavirus: Danville celebrating July 4...→

NJ Outlines Reopening Plan for Amusement, Water Parks Ahead of 4th of July

NJ Outlines Reopening Plan for Amusement, Water Parks Ahead of 4th of July

The quintessential Jersey Shore boardwalk is closer to normalcy, as Gov. Phil Murphy announced Tuesday that amusement and water parks across the state will reo [...] Read full article: NJ Outlines Reopening Plan for Amusement...→

Arlington International Racecourse Set to Resume Racing in Late July

Arlington International Racecourse Set to Resume Racing in Late July

After what the track’s president called “challenging negotiations,” racing at Arlington International Racecourse will resume later this year after track owners [...] Read full article: Arlington International Racecourse Set t...→

It's official: Racing will resume July 23 at Arlington Park

It's official: Racing will resume July 23 at Arlington Park

David McCaffrey... Management of the Arlington Heights oval and Illinois Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association presented the signed two-year agreement to the Ill [...] Read full article: It's official: Racing will resume July 2...→

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Gatherings of up to 50 people will be allowed across the state starting Friday as Illinois moves into the fourth phase of its reopening plan. Here's what you n [...] Read full article: Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coron...→

City of Clearwater to resume utility late fees, terminations in July

City of Clearwater to resume utility late fees, terminations in July

The City of Clearwater announced on Monday it would be resuming utility terminations and late fees on July 1. Read full article: City of Clearwater to resume utility lat...→

NBA restart worries grow as Florida coronavirus cases surge

NBA restart worries grow as Florida coronavirus cases surge

The NBA’s quest to resume its season in an Orlando bubble at Disney World may be losing its magic. There is a growing concern among players, executives and the [...] Read full article: NBA restart worries grow as Florida coro...→

One 4th of July tradition lives on amid the coronavirus pandemic

One 4th of July tradition lives on amid the coronavirus pandemic

As sport leagues prepare to resume their seasons following the COVID-19 outbreak, fans of the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest are relishing in excitement. Read full article: One 4th of July tradition lives on amid ...→

Trump prepares for first campaign rally in months in Tulsa amid concerns about coronavirus, violence

Trump prepares for first campaign rally in months in Tulsa amid concerns about coronavirus, violence

President Trump on Saturday will head to Tulsa, Oklahoma to address what is likely to be a packed rally of supporters -- despite objections from local official [...] Read full article: Trump prepares for first campaign rally ...→

What Can You Do in the 'Green' Phase? A Guide to Pennsylvania's Coronavirus Reopening Plan

What Can You Do in the 'Green' Phase? A Guide to Pennsylvania's Coronavirus Reopening Plan

The majority of Pennsylvania’s counties are now in the green phase of the coronavirus reopening plan, with more set to join soon, but “green” doesn’t necessari [...] Read full article: What Can You Do in the 'Green' Phase? A ...→

Solidarity or frugality? EU leaders discuss coronavirus plan | WTOP

BRUSSELS (AP) — As they brace for the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, leaders of the European Union’s 27 member states are to discuss the b [...] Read full article: Solidarity or frugality? EU leaders disc...→

MTA’s $51.5B plan to save NYC’s mass transit on hold due to coronavirus

MTA’s $51.5B plan to save NYC’s mass transit on hold due to coronavirus

The agency’s $51.5 billion five-year capital plan to save New York City’s ailing mass transit systems is on hold — and it’s not clear when or if it will resume [...] Read full article: MTA’s $51.5B plan to save NYC’s mass tra...→

'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic released from solitary confinement after months in coronavirus lockdown

'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic released from solitary confinement after months in coronavirus lockdown

Joe Exotic, the subject of Netflix’s immensely popular documentary series “Tiger King,” has been released from solitary confinement after a massive letter-writ [...] Read full article: 'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic released fr...→

US coronavirus cases surge to highest level in 2 months

US coronavirus cases surge to highest level in 2 months

There have been only two previous days that the U.S. has reported more cases: April 9 and April 24, when a record 36,400 cases were logged. Read full article: US coronavirus cases surge to highest le...→

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

As the governor mulls major vetos to next year’s budget, will Alyssa’s Law make the cut? The bill, passed last legislative session, would require all public sc [...] Read full article: Parkland mother hopeful governor approve...→

UK leader Boris Johnson says England's coronavirus lockdown will ease on July 4

UK leader Boris Johnson says England's coronavirus lockdown will ease on July 4

"Today we can say our long national hibernation is beginning to come to an end," British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Parliament. Read full article: UK leader Boris Johnson says England's c...→

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Although there will be no fireworks show, the M on Box Springs Mountain will be lit up in red, white and blue for the holiday. Read full article: Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events du...→

MLB players reject latest plan from owners to resume play

MLB players reject latest plan from owners to resume play

MLB said that based on an agreement between the league and players days after the league suspended Spring Training, players would only be paid a full prorated [...] Read full article: MLB players reject latest plan from owne...→

New Jersey set to resume indoor dining, reopen casinos at limited capacities on July 2

New Jersey set to resume indoor dining, reopen casinos at limited capacities on July 2

New Jersey restaurants we be permitted to resume in-person, indoor dining and the state's casinos can reopen – each at 25% capacity – on July 2, Gov. Phil Murp [...] Read full article: New Jersey set to resume indoor dining, ...→

NBA worried over coronavirus spike in Florida: report

NBA worried over coronavirus spike in Florida: report

Members of the NBA are reportedly concerned with the recent spike in positive coronavirus tests in Florida, where its season is set to resume near Orlando next [...] Read full article: NBA worried over coronavirus spike in Fl...→

Trump, in Tulsa, holds first rally in months amid tense political backdrop, anti-racism protests and the coronavirus

Trump, in Tulsa, holds first rally in months amid tense political backdrop, anti-racism protests and the coronavirus

Large crowds of Trump supporters continued to gather inside and outside Tulsa's 19,000-seat Bank of Oklahoma Center, many of whom were not wearings masks. Read full article: Trump, in Tulsa, holds first rally in mo...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 12 more deaths; outdoor sports to resume June 24 | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 12 more deaths; outdoor sports to resume June 24 | MinnPost

The Minnesota Department of Health also said Saturday there have been 32,467 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota, up 436 from Friday’s count. Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: 12 more deaths...→

Coronavirus antibodies start to decrease 'within 2 to 3 months' following COVID-19 infection: study

Coronavirus antibodies start to decrease 'within 2 to 3 months' following COVID-19 infection: study

Those who contract the novel coronavirus and recover may only have protective antibodies for a few months following a COVID-19 infection, according to a study [...] Read full article: Coronavirus antibodies start to decrease...→

Disneyland cast members plan protest against reopening theme park on July 17

Disneyland cast members plan protest against reopening theme park on July 17

The Coalition of Resort Labor Unions and Unite Here Local 11 are hosting a Disney Caravan for Safety on Saturday, June 27 that will encircle the shuttered Disn [...] Read full article: Disneyland cast members plan protest aga...→

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

More than 7,000 people are urging Disney and government officials to reconsider opening Disney World next month as coronavirus cases surge in Florida. “This vi [...] Read full article: Disney World workers petition to delay J...→

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

The MTA has put its $51.5 billion modernization plan on indefinite hold — and may cut wages and jobs to cope with its $10 billion two-year coronavirus-induced [...] Read full article: MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization pl...→

Six Flags Great Adventure to Open July 3 After Coronavirus-Induced Closure

Six Flags Great Adventure to Open July 3 After Coronavirus-Induced Closure

Thrill seekers will finally be able to get their adrenaline fix as Six Flags Great Adventure reopens from its coronavirus-induced shutdown, just in time for Fo [...] Read full article: Six Flags Great Adventure to Open July 3...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday said the entire state is on track to move to Phase 4 of the plan to reopen the economy on Friday. Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Scho...→

Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July 19 start off

Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July 19 start off

NEW YORK (AP) — An email from baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to union head Tony Clark led to a balk in the drawn-out talks to start the pandemic-delayed sea [...] Read full article: Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July...→

NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases in Florida spike - amNewYork

Pump the brakes on that bounding optimism regarding the return of the NBA. Recent spikes of the coronavirus pandemic in Florida — where the league is set Read full article: NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases...→

DPH Releases Plan To Help Fight Coronavirus In Minority Communities

DPH Releases Plan To Help Fight Coronavirus In Minority Communities

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health is working to help minority communities in their battle against the coronavirus.  Read full article: DPH Releases Plan To Help Fight Coronavi...→

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little t [...] Read full article: DCFS set to resume parental visits after...→

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

ATLANTA (AP) — Public school students in Georgia would see fewer state standardized tests under a bill passed by the state House, but lawmakers want the state [...] Read full article: Georgia House approves plan to cut state...→

Disneyland cast members plan protest against reopening theme park on July 17

Disneyland cast members plan protest against reopening theme park on July 17

The Coalition of Resort Labor Unions and Unite Here Local 11 are hosting a Disney Caravan for Safety on Saturday, June 27 that will encircle the shuttered Disn [...] Read full article: Disneyland cast members plan protest aga...→

'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic released from solitary confinement after months in coronavirus lockdown

'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic released from solitary confinement after months in coronavirus lockdown

Joe Exotic, the subject of Netflix’s immensely popular documentary series “Tiger King,” has been released from solitary confinement after a massive letter-writ [...] Read full article: 'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic released fr...→

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

While new cases are decreasing in early hotspots such as New York and New Jersey, several other states have reported single-day records. Read full article: New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak ...→

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

The MTA has put its $51.5 billion modernization plan on indefinite hold — and may cut wages and jobs to cope with its $10 billion two-year coronavirus-induced [...] Read full article: MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization pl...→

US coronavirus cases surge to highest level in 2 months

US coronavirus cases surge to highest level in 2 months

There have been only two previous days that the U.S. has reported more cases: April 9 and April 24, when a record 36,400 cases were logged. Read full article: US coronavirus cases surge to highest le...→

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to buy and give away three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and [...] Read full article: LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 M...→

NJ Outlines Reopening Plan for Amusement, Water Parks Ahead of 4th of July

NJ Outlines Reopening Plan for Amusement, Water Parks Ahead of 4th of July

The quintessential Jersey Shore boardwalk is closer to normalcy, as Gov. Phil Murphy announced Tuesday that amusement and water parks across the state will reo [...] Read full article: NJ Outlines Reopening Plan for Amusement...→

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Although there will be no fireworks show, the M on Box Springs Mountain will be lit up in red, white and blue for the holiday. Read full article: Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events du...→

It's official: Racing will resume July 23 at Arlington Park

It's official: Racing will resume July 23 at Arlington Park

David McCaffrey... Management of the Arlington Heights oval and Illinois Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association presented the signed two-year agreement to the Ill [...] Read full article: It's official: Racing will resume July 2...→

New Jersey set to resume indoor dining, reopen casinos at limited capacities on July 2

New Jersey set to resume indoor dining, reopen casinos at limited capacities on July 2

New Jersey restaurants we be permitted to resume in-person, indoor dining and the state's casinos can reopen – each at 25% capacity – on July 2, Gov. Phil Murp [...] Read full article: New Jersey set to resume indoor dining, ...→

City of Clearwater to resume utility late fees, terminations in July

City of Clearwater to resume utility late fees, terminations in July

The City of Clearwater announced on Monday it would be resuming utility terminations and late fees on July 1. Read full article: City of Clearwater to resume utility lat...→

Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July 19 start off

Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July 19 start off

NEW YORK (AP) — An email from baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to union head Tony Clark led to a balk in the drawn-out talks to start the pandemic-delayed sea [...] Read full article: Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July...→

NBA worried over coronavirus spike in Florida: report

NBA worried over coronavirus spike in Florida: report

Members of the NBA are reportedly concerned with the recent spike in positive coronavirus tests in Florida, where its season is set to resume near Orlando next [...] Read full article: NBA worried over coronavirus spike in Fl...→

One 4th of July tradition lives on amid the coronavirus pandemic

One 4th of July tradition lives on amid the coronavirus pandemic

As sport leagues prepare to resume their seasons following the COVID-19 outbreak, fans of the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest are relishing in excitement. Read full article: One 4th of July tradition lives on amid ...→

DPH Releases Plan To Help Fight Coronavirus In Minority Communities

DPH Releases Plan To Help Fight Coronavirus In Minority Communities

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health is working to help minority communities in their battle against the coronavirus.  Read full article: DPH Releases Plan To Help Fight Coronavi...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 12 more deaths; outdoor sports to resume June 24 | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 12 more deaths; outdoor sports to resume June 24 | MinnPost

The Minnesota Department of Health also said Saturday there have been 32,467 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota, up 436 from Friday’s count. Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: 12 more deaths...→

What Can You Do in the 'Green' Phase? A Guide to Pennsylvania's Coronavirus Reopening Plan

What Can You Do in the 'Green' Phase? A Guide to Pennsylvania's Coronavirus Reopening Plan

The majority of Pennsylvania’s counties are now in the green phase of the coronavirus reopening plan, with more set to join soon, but “green” doesn’t necessari [...] Read full article: What Can You Do in the 'Green' Phase? A ...→

MTA’s $51.5B plan to save NYC’s mass transit on hold due to coronavirus

MTA’s $51.5B plan to save NYC’s mass transit on hold due to coronavirus

The agency’s $51.5 billion five-year capital plan to save New York City’s ailing mass transit systems is on hold — and it’s not clear when or if it will resume [...] Read full article: MTA’s $51.5B plan to save NYC’s mass tra...→

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Topping the safety checklist is wearing a face mask, social distancing, reducing crowds and washing hands. Read full article: Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green...→

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

More than 7,000 people are urging Disney and government officials to reconsider opening Disney World next month as coronavirus cases surge in Florida. “This vi [...] Read full article: Disney World workers petition to delay J...→

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

California’s Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening some campgrounds through July. Read full article: Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed...→

Six Flags Great Adventure to Open July 3 After Coronavirus-Induced Closure

Six Flags Great Adventure to Open July 3 After Coronavirus-Induced Closure

Thrill seekers will finally be able to get their adrenaline fix as Six Flags Great Adventure reopens from its coronavirus-induced shutdown, just in time for Fo [...] Read full article: Six Flags Great Adventure to Open July 3...→

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

As the governor mulls major vetos to next year’s budget, will Alyssa’s Law make the cut? The bill, passed last legislative session, would require all public sc [...] Read full article: Parkland mother hopeful governor approve...→

Coronavirus: Danville celebrating July 4th with car parade, virtual festivities

Coronavirus: Danville celebrating July 4th with car parade, virtual festivities

This year’s Kiwanis-Danville 4th of July Parade will be virtual and live-streamed on multiple platforms, including Vimeo, YouTube and Facebook.  Read full article: Coronavirus: Danville celebrating July 4...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday said the entire state is on track to move to Phase 4 of the plan to reopen the economy on Friday. Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Scho...→

UK leader Boris Johnson says England's coronavirus lockdown will ease on July 4

UK leader Boris Johnson says England's coronavirus lockdown will ease on July 4

"Today we can say our long national hibernation is beginning to come to an end," British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Parliament. Read full article: UK leader Boris Johnson says England's c...→

Arlington International Racecourse Set to Resume Racing in Late July

Arlington International Racecourse Set to Resume Racing in Late July

After what the track’s president called “challenging negotiations,” racing at Arlington International Racecourse will resume later this year after track owners [...] Read full article: Arlington International Racecourse Set t...→

MLB players reject latest plan from owners to resume play

MLB players reject latest plan from owners to resume play

MLB said that based on an agreement between the league and players days after the league suspended Spring Training, players would only be paid a full prorated [...] Read full article: MLB players reject latest plan from owne...→

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Gatherings of up to 50 people will be allowed across the state starting Friday as Illinois moves into the fourth phase of its reopening plan. Here's what you n [...] Read full article: Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coron...→

NBA restart worries grow as Florida coronavirus cases surge

NBA restart worries grow as Florida coronavirus cases surge

The NBA’s quest to resume its season in an Orlando bubble at Disney World may be losing its magic. There is a growing concern among players, executives and the [...] Read full article: NBA restart worries grow as Florida coro...→

NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases in Florida spike - amNewYork

Pump the brakes on that bounding optimism regarding the return of the NBA. Recent spikes of the coronavirus pandemic in Florida — where the league is set Read full article: NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases...→

Trump, in Tulsa, holds first rally in months amid tense political backdrop, anti-racism protests and the coronavirus

Trump, in Tulsa, holds first rally in months amid tense political backdrop, anti-racism protests and the coronavirus

Large crowds of Trump supporters continued to gather inside and outside Tulsa's 19,000-seat Bank of Oklahoma Center, many of whom were not wearings masks. Read full article: Trump, in Tulsa, holds first rally in mo...→

Trump prepares for first campaign rally in months in Tulsa amid concerns about coronavirus, violence

Trump prepares for first campaign rally in months in Tulsa amid concerns about coronavirus, violence

President Trump on Saturday will head to Tulsa, Oklahoma to address what is likely to be a packed rally of supporters -- despite objections from local official [...] Read full article: Trump prepares for first campaign rally ...→

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little t [...] Read full article: DCFS set to resume parental visits after...→

Coronavirus antibodies start to decrease 'within 2 to 3 months' following COVID-19 infection: study

Coronavirus antibodies start to decrease 'within 2 to 3 months' following COVID-19 infection: study

Those who contract the novel coronavirus and recover may only have protective antibodies for a few months following a COVID-19 infection, according to a study [...] Read full article: Coronavirus antibodies start to decrease...→

Solidarity or frugality? EU leaders discuss coronavirus plan | WTOP

BRUSSELS (AP) — As they brace for the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, leaders of the European Union’s 27 member states are to discuss the b [...] Read full article: Solidarity or frugality? EU leaders disc...→

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

ATLANTA (AP) — Public school students in Georgia would see fewer state standardized tests under a bill passed by the state House, but lawmakers want the state [...] Read full article: Georgia House approves plan to cut state...→

MTA’s $51.5B plan to save NYC’s mass transit on hold due to coronavirus

MTA’s $51.5B plan to save NYC’s mass transit on hold due to coronavirus

The agency’s $51.5 billion five-year capital plan to save New York City’s ailing mass transit systems is on hold — and it’s not clear when or if it will resume [...] Read full article: MTA’s $51.5B plan to save NYC’s mass tra...→

Disneyland cast members plan protest against reopening theme park on July 17

Disneyland cast members plan protest against reopening theme park on July 17

The Coalition of Resort Labor Unions and Unite Here Local 11 are hosting a Disney Caravan for Safety on Saturday, June 27 that will encircle the shuttered Disn [...] Read full article: Disneyland cast members plan protest aga...→

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Topping the safety checklist is wearing a face mask, social distancing, reducing crowds and washing hands. Read full article: Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green...→

'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic released from solitary confinement after months in coronavirus lockdown

'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic released from solitary confinement after months in coronavirus lockdown

Joe Exotic, the subject of Netflix’s immensely popular documentary series “Tiger King,” has been released from solitary confinement after a massive letter-writ [...] Read full article: 'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic released fr...→

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

Disney World workers petition to delay July reopening amid surge of coronavirus cases in Florida

More than 7,000 people are urging Disney and government officials to reconsider opening Disney World next month as coronavirus cases surge in Florida. “This vi [...] Read full article: Disney World workers petition to delay J...→

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

While new cases are decreasing in early hotspots such as New York and New Jersey, several other states have reported single-day records. Read full article: New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak ...→

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

The MTA has put its $51.5 billion modernization plan on indefinite hold — and may cut wages and jobs to cope with its $10 billion two-year coronavirus-induced [...] Read full article: MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization pl...→

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed Through July Amid Coronavirus Concerns

California’s Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening some campgrounds through July. Read full article: Yosemite Keeping Some Campgrounds Closed...→

US coronavirus cases surge to highest level in 2 months

US coronavirus cases surge to highest level in 2 months

There have been only two previous days that the U.S. has reported more cases: April 9 and April 24, when a record 36,400 cases were logged. Read full article: US coronavirus cases surge to highest le...→

Six Flags Great Adventure to Open July 3 After Coronavirus-Induced Closure

Six Flags Great Adventure to Open July 3 After Coronavirus-Induced Closure

Thrill seekers will finally be able to get their adrenaline fix as Six Flags Great Adventure reopens from its coronavirus-induced shutdown, just in time for Fo [...] Read full article: Six Flags Great Adventure to Open July 3...→

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to buy and give away three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and [...] Read full article: LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 M...→

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

As the governor mulls major vetos to next year’s budget, will Alyssa’s Law make the cut? The bill, passed last legislative session, would require all public sc [...] Read full article: Parkland mother hopeful governor approve...→

Coronavirus: Danville celebrating July 4th with car parade, virtual festivities

Coronavirus: Danville celebrating July 4th with car parade, virtual festivities

This year’s Kiwanis-Danville 4th of July Parade will be virtual and live-streamed on multiple platforms, including Vimeo, YouTube and Facebook.  Read full article: Coronavirus: Danville celebrating July 4...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday said the entire state is on track to move to Phase 4 of the plan to reopen the economy on Friday. Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Scho...→

NJ Outlines Reopening Plan for Amusement, Water Parks Ahead of 4th of July

NJ Outlines Reopening Plan for Amusement, Water Parks Ahead of 4th of July

The quintessential Jersey Shore boardwalk is closer to normalcy, as Gov. Phil Murphy announced Tuesday that amusement and water parks across the state will reo [...] Read full article: NJ Outlines Reopening Plan for Amusement...→

UK leader Boris Johnson says England's coronavirus lockdown will ease on July 4

UK leader Boris Johnson says England's coronavirus lockdown will ease on July 4

"Today we can say our long national hibernation is beginning to come to an end," British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Parliament. Read full article: UK leader Boris Johnson says England's c...→

Arlington International Racecourse Set to Resume Racing in Late July

Arlington International Racecourse Set to Resume Racing in Late July

After what the track’s president called “challenging negotiations,” racing at Arlington International Racecourse will resume later this year after track owners [...] Read full article: Arlington International Racecourse Set t...→

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Although there will be no fireworks show, the M on Box Springs Mountain will be lit up in red, white and blue for the holiday. Read full article: Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events du...→

It's official: Racing will resume July 23 at Arlington Park

It's official: Racing will resume July 23 at Arlington Park

David McCaffrey... Management of the Arlington Heights oval and Illinois Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association presented the signed two-year agreement to the Ill [...] Read full article: It's official: Racing will resume July 2...→

MLB players reject latest plan from owners to resume play

MLB players reject latest plan from owners to resume play

MLB said that based on an agreement between the league and players days after the league suspended Spring Training, players would only be paid a full prorated [...] Read full article: MLB players reject latest plan from owne...→

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Gatherings of up to 50 people will be allowed across the state starting Friday as Illinois moves into the fourth phase of its reopening plan. Here's what you n [...] Read full article: Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coron...→

New Jersey set to resume indoor dining, reopen casinos at limited capacities on July 2

New Jersey set to resume indoor dining, reopen casinos at limited capacities on July 2

New Jersey restaurants we be permitted to resume in-person, indoor dining and the state's casinos can reopen – each at 25% capacity – on July 2, Gov. Phil Murp [...] Read full article: New Jersey set to resume indoor dining, ...→

City of Clearwater to resume utility late fees, terminations in July

City of Clearwater to resume utility late fees, terminations in July

The City of Clearwater announced on Monday it would be resuming utility terminations and late fees on July 1. Read full article: City of Clearwater to resume utility lat...→

Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July 19 start off

Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July 19 start off

NEW YORK (AP) — An email from baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to union head Tony Clark led to a balk in the drawn-out talks to start the pandemic-delayed sea [...] Read full article: Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July...→

NBA restart worries grow as Florida coronavirus cases surge

NBA restart worries grow as Florida coronavirus cases surge

The NBA’s quest to resume its season in an Orlando bubble at Disney World may be losing its magic. There is a growing concern among players, executives and the [...] Read full article: NBA restart worries grow as Florida coro...→

NBA worried over coronavirus spike in Florida: report

NBA worried over coronavirus spike in Florida: report

Members of the NBA are reportedly concerned with the recent spike in positive coronavirus tests in Florida, where its season is set to resume near Orlando next [...] Read full article: NBA worried over coronavirus spike in Fl...→

NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases in Florida spike - amNewYork

Pump the brakes on that bounding optimism regarding the return of the NBA. Recent spikes of the coronavirus pandemic in Florida — where the league is set Read full article: NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases...→

One 4th of July tradition lives on amid the coronavirus pandemic

One 4th of July tradition lives on amid the coronavirus pandemic

As sport leagues prepare to resume their seasons following the COVID-19 outbreak, fans of the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest are relishing in excitement. Read full article: One 4th of July tradition lives on amid ...→

Trump, in Tulsa, holds first rally in months amid tense political backdrop, anti-racism protests and the coronavirus

Trump, in Tulsa, holds first rally in months amid tense political backdrop, anti-racism protests and the coronavirus

Large crowds of Trump supporters continued to gather inside and outside Tulsa's 19,000-seat Bank of Oklahoma Center, many of whom were not wearings masks. Read full article: Trump, in Tulsa, holds first rally in mo...→

DPH Releases Plan To Help Fight Coronavirus In Minority Communities

DPH Releases Plan To Help Fight Coronavirus In Minority Communities

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health is working to help minority communities in their battle against the coronavirus.  Read full article: DPH Releases Plan To Help Fight Coronavi...→

Trump prepares for first campaign rally in months in Tulsa amid concerns about coronavirus, violence

Trump prepares for first campaign rally in months in Tulsa amid concerns about coronavirus, violence

President Trump on Saturday will head to Tulsa, Oklahoma to address what is likely to be a packed rally of supporters -- despite objections from local official [...] Read full article: Trump prepares for first campaign rally ...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 12 more deaths; outdoor sports to resume June 24 | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 12 more deaths; outdoor sports to resume June 24 | MinnPost

The Minnesota Department of Health also said Saturday there have been 32,467 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota, up 436 from Friday’s count. Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: 12 more deaths...→

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little t [...] Read full article: DCFS set to resume parental visits after...→

What Can You Do in the 'Green' Phase? A Guide to Pennsylvania's Coronavirus Reopening Plan

What Can You Do in the 'Green' Phase? A Guide to Pennsylvania's Coronavirus Reopening Plan

The majority of Pennsylvania’s counties are now in the green phase of the coronavirus reopening plan, with more set to join soon, but “green” doesn’t necessari [...] Read full article: What Can You Do in the 'Green' Phase? A ...→

Coronavirus antibodies start to decrease 'within 2 to 3 months' following COVID-19 infection: study

Coronavirus antibodies start to decrease 'within 2 to 3 months' following COVID-19 infection: study

Those who contract the novel coronavirus and recover may only have protective antibodies for a few months following a COVID-19 infection, according to a study [...] Read full article: Coronavirus antibodies start to decrease...→

Solidarity or frugality? EU leaders discuss coronavirus plan | WTOP

BRUSSELS (AP) — As they brace for the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, leaders of the European Union’s 27 member states are to discuss the b [...] Read full article: Solidarity or frugality? EU leaders disc...→