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Older Turks enjoy walks outside as coronavirus rules relaxed

Older Turks enjoy walks outside as coronavirus rules relaxed

Turkey's senior citizens get their first chance to venture outside in seven weeks as they are permitted to leave their homes under relaxed coronavirus restrict [...] Read full article: Older Turks enjoy walks outside as coron...→

Older Turks enjoy walks outside as coronavirus rules relaxed

Older Turks enjoy walks outside as coronavirus rules relaxed

Turkey's senior citizens get their first chance to venture outside in seven weeks as they are permitted to leave their homes under relaxed coronavirus restrict [...] Read full article: Older Turks enjoy walks outside as coron...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Connecticut’s stay-at-home-order lifts today, making it one of the last states to return to business. C.D.C. guidance, rejected by the White House, is released [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States ...→

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

A British-operated plane has been impounded in Nigeria, officials announced Sunday, claiming the pilot ignored the country’s flight ban aimed at curbing the sp [...] Read full article: Nigeria impounds British plane, claims i...→

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

Retirement community resident Emily Filer is encouraging older Americans to use technology to keep their spirits up and stay connected with their families. Read full article: 85-year-old grandmother encourages older...→

Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities Interpreting Business-Reopening Rules In Different Ways

Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities Interpreting Business-Reopening Rules In Different Ways

A beer store in North Richland Hills closed Saturday, after a city police officer determined it was violating state and local orders by allowing customers to d [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities I...→

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

“I will be in the pulpit preaching my heart out on Mother’s Day,” Stephen Cassell said. Read full article: Illinois church defies state over corona...→

Lawmakers set rules for debate, voting in remote sessions amid coronavirus pandemic

Lawmakers set rules for debate, voting in remote sessions amid coronavirus pandemic

House Democrats and Republicans agreed Monday on compromise rules to accommodate remote debate and voting during the coronavirus pandemic, achieving a breakthr [...] Read full article: Lawmakers set rules for debate, voting i...→

New Indiana Coronavirus Order Won’t Ban Tighter Local Rules

New Indiana Coronavirus Order Won’t Ban Tighter Local Rules

Any easing of Indiana’s statewide stay-at-home order won’t limit the authority of city or county officials from imposing tighter restrictions in their attempts [...] Read full article: New Indiana Coronavirus Order Won’t Ban ...→

Top intel agency rules out 'manmade' theory of coronavirus origins

Top intel agency rules out 'manmade' theory of coronavirus origins

But the intelligence community is still investigating whether the virus may have accidentally leaked from a Chinese laboratory. Read full article: Top intel agency rules out 'manmade' the...→

Organizer of North Carolina group protesting quarantine rules sidelined with coronavirus

Organizer of North Carolina group protesting quarantine rules sidelined with coronavirus

An organizer of a North Carolina group calling on the state to ease its coronavirus restrictions was unable to attend two rallies because she tested positive f [...] Read full article: Organizer of North Carolina group protes...→

Coronavirus survivor Andy Cohen fights for change in blood plasma donation rules for gay men

Coronavirus survivor Andy Cohen fights for change in blood plasma donation rules for gay men

TV host says FDA guidelines currently prevent him from donating blood plasma, which may contain antibodies helpful in finding a COVID-19 vaccine. Read full article: Coronavirus survivor Andy Cohen fights f...→

Ohio police department asks crooks to follow 'freeze tag' rules amid coronavirus: No 'tag backs'

Ohio police department asks crooks to follow 'freeze tag' rules amid coronavirus: No 'tag backs'

An Ohio police department cheekily asked criminals to adhere to “freeze tag” rules during the coronavirus pandemic Thursday, sharing a photo of a police K-9 we [...] Read full article: Ohio police department asks crooks to fo...→

Nigeria demolishes two hotels for breach of coronavirus lockdown rules: report

Nigeria demolishes two hotels for breach of coronavirus lockdown rules: report

Authorities in Nigeria have demolished two hotels in its southern Rivers state on Sunday that were accused of breaking lockdown rules meant to limit the spread [...] Read full article: Nigeria demolishes two hotels for breach...→

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma Farmers Market Reopens With New Location, New Rules

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma Farmers Market Reopens With New Location, New Rules

A farmers market in the North Bay was undergoing some major changes Tuesday to keep customers safe during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Sonoma Farmers Marke...→

Miami-Dade Coronavirus Testing Sites to Open to Children 12 Years or Older

Miami-Dade Coronavirus Testing Sites to Open to Children 12 Years or Older

Two sites in Miami-Dade County will accept individuals 12 years old or older to get tested for the novel coronavirus. The drive-thru sites will be at the Miami [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Coronavirus Testing Sites to ...→

Coronavirus: California Flower Mall Will Be Open In Time For Mother's Day, With New Rules

Coronavirus: California Flower Mall Will Be Open In Time For Mother's Day, With New Rules

Flower shops are among the lower-risk retail that are part of the stage 2 of businesses reopening in California. Read full article: Coronavirus: California Flower Mall Will...→

Federal judge rules New York must hold June primary election canceled over coronavirus risks

Federal judge rules New York must hold June primary election canceled over coronavirus risks

The ruling put Sen. Bernie Sanders, businessman Andrew Yang and other 2020 candidates back on the ballot. Yang sued the New York State Board of Elections after [...] Read full article: Federal judge rules New York must hold J...→

Maryland Gov. Hogan walks back Trump criticism over coronavirus testing, says WH doing 'good job stepping up'

Maryland Gov. Hogan walks back Trump criticism over coronavirus testing, says WH doing 'good job stepping up'

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, once the most vocal Republicans to denounce President Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic walked back his earlier criticism [...] Read full article: Maryland Gov. Hogan walks back Trump cri...→

Relaxed Texas Coronavirus Restrictions Only Voluntary

Relaxed Texas Coronavirus Restrictions Only Voluntary

Cities and counties in North Texas asked for voluntary compliance Friday as some coronavirus restrictions were lifted. Revised orders from Texas Gov. Greg Abbo [...] Read full article: Relaxed Texas Coronavirus Restrictions O...→

America open for business: States including Texas, Ohio and Illinois begin relaxing coronavirus lockdown rules

America open for business: States including Texas, Ohio and Illinois begin relaxing coronavirus lockdown rules

America is slowly but surely reopening for business. More than half a dozen states will open their doors in some shape or form Friday. Read full article: America open for business: States includ...→

Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh pushed back on President Trump’s suggestion that the amount of federal resources available could depend on whether they’re “sanctuary [...] Read full article: Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied...→

Egypt will relax some coronavirus lockdown rules for Ramadan

Egypt will relax some coronavirus lockdown rules for Ramadan

Egypt on Thursday reported 232 new cases of the respiratory disease, including 11 deaths, bringing the country’s total to 3,891 infections and 287 deaths. Read full article: Egypt will relax some coronavirus lockdo...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Coronavirus crackdowns around the world make U.S. rules look lenient

Coronavirus crackdowns around the world make U.S. rules look lenient

Lebanon is on total lockdown, Hong Kong is using electronic wristbands to enforce quarantines, and Russia has developed a smartphone app to track and make sure [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crackdowns around the world ...→

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Even as California health officials have loosened some of the restrictions of sheltering orders and weigh the steps needed for getting back to business-as-usua [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As California mulls shelter...→

Oregon penalizes food processor for violating Gov. Kate Brown’s coronavirus rules

Oregon penalizes food processor for violating Gov. Kate Brown’s coronavirus rules

Oregon workplace safety regulators have cited an Oregon food processor for unsafe practices after nearly three dozen of its employees tested positive for the c [...] Read full article: Oregon penalizes food processor for viol...→

Coronavirus means new rules, old problems for addicts in treatment

Coronavirus means new rules, old problems for addicts in treatment

‘This has given those who suffer from substance use disorder the opportunity to have a free-for-all.’ Read full article: Coronavirus means new rules, old problem...→

Hogan’s relaxed coronavirus bans on Md. boating and fishing not enough for some | WTOP

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s relaxed his coronavirus-related bans on boating and fishing, but some see room for more flexibility. Read full article: Hogan’s relaxed coronavirus bans on Md. ...→

British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

Britain’s health minister hinted that police could get involved in the matter of one of the government’s key scientific coronavirus advisers who broke lockdown [...] Read full article: British health secretary ‘speechless’ af...→

Drive-in movie theaters reopen in Bay Area with new rules amid coronavirus pandemic

Drive-in movie theaters reopen in Bay Area with new rules amid coronavirus pandemic

PACK YOUR POPCORN! Some drive-in theaters are reopening in the Bay Area. Here's where you can watch a movie while keeping your social distance: Read full article: Drive-in movie theaters reopen in Bay Ar...→

Couple arrested on honeymoon in Hawaii for ignoring coronavirus quarantine rules

Couple arrested on honeymoon in Hawaii for ignoring coronavirus quarantine rules

The pair told hotel staff that they planned to visit friends and go to beaches during their stay, before leaving the premises. Read full article: Couple arrested on honeymoon in Hawaii f...→

Italy: Migrants in Turin Ignore Coronavirus Lockdown Rules

Italy: Migrants in Turin Ignore Coronavirus Lockdown Rules

Migrants in the Barriera di Milano have been accused of ignoring the strict coronavirus lockdown measures by local Italians.  Read full article: Italy: Migrants in Turin Ignore Coronavi...→

Coronavirus: States ease lockdown rules

Coronavirus: States ease lockdown rules

The virus has killed more than 230,000 people worldwide, including over 64,000 in the U.S. and more than 20,000 each in Italy, Britain, France and Spain, forci [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: States ease lockdown rules...→

Washington man charged in threat against Gov. Jay Inslee over coronavirus social distancing rules

Washington man charged in threat against Gov. Jay Inslee over coronavirus social distancing rules

A Washington state man was arrested and charged with threatening the governor over his response to the coronavirus pandemic, authorities said. Read full article: Washington man charged in threat against...→

California Relaxed Directive Requiring Nursing Homes to Take Coronavirus Patients

California Relaxed Directive Requiring Nursing Homes to Take Coronavirus Patients

California relaxed a directive requiring nursing homes to take coronavirus patients -- a policy that, critics say, led to risks in New York. Read full article: California Relaxed Directive Requiring N...→

Airbnb adopts new cleaning rules for a coronavirus world

Airbnb adopts new cleaning rules for a coronavirus world

Travelers and homeowners alike have criticized the home-booking company for its response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: Airbnb adopts new cleaning rules for a c...→

Coronavirus model says Colorado shouldn’t relax social-distancing rules until late May

Coronavirus model says Colorado shouldn’t relax social-distancing rules until late May

A group trying to project the effects of COVID-19 reports Colorado should wait until at least May 25 to start relaxing social-distancing rules. Read full article: Coronavirus model says Colorado shouldn’...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Connecticut’s stay-at-home-order lifts today, making it one of the last states to return to business. C.D.C. guidance, rejected by the White House, is released [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States ...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Even as California health officials have loosened some of the restrictions of sheltering orders and weigh the steps needed for getting back to business-as-usua [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As California mulls shelter...→

Nigeria demolishes two hotels for breach of coronavirus lockdown rules: report

Nigeria demolishes two hotels for breach of coronavirus lockdown rules: report

Authorities in Nigeria have demolished two hotels in its southern Rivers state on Sunday that were accused of breaking lockdown rules meant to limit the spread [...] Read full article: Nigeria demolishes two hotels for breach...→

Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities Interpreting Business-Reopening Rules In Different Ways

Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities Interpreting Business-Reopening Rules In Different Ways

A beer store in North Richland Hills closed Saturday, after a city police officer determined it was violating state and local orders by allowing customers to d [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities I...→

Coronavirus means new rules, old problems for addicts in treatment

Coronavirus means new rules, old problems for addicts in treatment

‘This has given those who suffer from substance use disorder the opportunity to have a free-for-all.’ Read full article: Coronavirus means new rules, old problem...→

Miami-Dade Coronavirus Testing Sites to Open to Children 12 Years or Older

Miami-Dade Coronavirus Testing Sites to Open to Children 12 Years or Older

Two sites in Miami-Dade County will accept individuals 12 years old or older to get tested for the novel coronavirus. The drive-thru sites will be at the Miami [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Coronavirus Testing Sites to ...→

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

“I will be in the pulpit preaching my heart out on Mother’s Day,” Stephen Cassell said. Read full article: Illinois church defies state over corona...→

British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

Britain’s health minister hinted that police could get involved in the matter of one of the government’s key scientific coronavirus advisers who broke lockdown [...] Read full article: British health secretary ‘speechless’ af...→

Federal judge rules New York must hold June primary election canceled over coronavirus risks

Federal judge rules New York must hold June primary election canceled over coronavirus risks

The ruling put Sen. Bernie Sanders, businessman Andrew Yang and other 2020 candidates back on the ballot. Yang sued the New York State Board of Elections after [...] Read full article: Federal judge rules New York must hold J...→

Lawmakers set rules for debate, voting in remote sessions amid coronavirus pandemic

Lawmakers set rules for debate, voting in remote sessions amid coronavirus pandemic

House Democrats and Republicans agreed Monday on compromise rules to accommodate remote debate and voting during the coronavirus pandemic, achieving a breakthr [...] Read full article: Lawmakers set rules for debate, voting i...→

Couple arrested on honeymoon in Hawaii for ignoring coronavirus quarantine rules

Couple arrested on honeymoon in Hawaii for ignoring coronavirus quarantine rules

The pair told hotel staff that they planned to visit friends and go to beaches during their stay, before leaving the premises. Read full article: Couple arrested on honeymoon in Hawaii f...→

Maryland Gov. Hogan walks back Trump criticism over coronavirus testing, says WH doing 'good job stepping up'

Maryland Gov. Hogan walks back Trump criticism over coronavirus testing, says WH doing 'good job stepping up'

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, once the most vocal Republicans to denounce President Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic walked back his earlier criticism [...] Read full article: Maryland Gov. Hogan walks back Trump cri...→

Coronavirus: States ease lockdown rules

Coronavirus: States ease lockdown rules

The virus has killed more than 230,000 people worldwide, including over 64,000 in the U.S. and more than 20,000 each in Italy, Britain, France and Spain, forci [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: States ease lockdown rules...→

America open for business: States including Texas, Ohio and Illinois begin relaxing coronavirus lockdown rules

America open for business: States including Texas, Ohio and Illinois begin relaxing coronavirus lockdown rules

America is slowly but surely reopening for business. More than half a dozen states will open their doors in some shape or form Friday. Read full article: America open for business: States includ...→

Top intel agency rules out 'manmade' theory of coronavirus origins

Top intel agency rules out 'manmade' theory of coronavirus origins

But the intelligence community is still investigating whether the virus may have accidentally leaked from a Chinese laboratory. Read full article: Top intel agency rules out 'manmade' the...→

California Relaxed Directive Requiring Nursing Homes to Take Coronavirus Patients

California Relaxed Directive Requiring Nursing Homes to Take Coronavirus Patients

California relaxed a directive requiring nursing homes to take coronavirus patients -- a policy that, critics say, led to risks in New York. Read full article: California Relaxed Directive Requiring N...→

Coronavirus survivor Andy Cohen fights for change in blood plasma donation rules for gay men

Coronavirus survivor Andy Cohen fights for change in blood plasma donation rules for gay men

TV host says FDA guidelines currently prevent him from donating blood plasma, which may contain antibodies helpful in finding a COVID-19 vaccine. Read full article: Coronavirus survivor Andy Cohen fights f...→

Egypt will relax some coronavirus lockdown rules for Ramadan

Egypt will relax some coronavirus lockdown rules for Ramadan

Egypt on Thursday reported 232 new cases of the respiratory disease, including 11 deaths, bringing the country’s total to 3,891 infections and 287 deaths. Read full article: Egypt will relax some coronavirus lockdo...→

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

A British-operated plane has been impounded in Nigeria, officials announced Sunday, claiming the pilot ignored the country’s flight ban aimed at curbing the sp [...] Read full article: Nigeria impounds British plane, claims i...→

Coronavirus crackdowns around the world make U.S. rules look lenient

Coronavirus crackdowns around the world make U.S. rules look lenient

Lebanon is on total lockdown, Hong Kong is using electronic wristbands to enforce quarantines, and Russia has developed a smartphone app to track and make sure [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crackdowns around the world ...→

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

Retirement community resident Emily Filer is encouraging older Americans to use technology to keep their spirits up and stay connected with their families. Read full article: 85-year-old grandmother encourages older...→

Oregon penalizes food processor for violating Gov. Kate Brown’s coronavirus rules

Oregon penalizes food processor for violating Gov. Kate Brown’s coronavirus rules

Oregon workplace safety regulators have cited an Oregon food processor for unsafe practices after nearly three dozen of its employees tested positive for the c [...] Read full article: Oregon penalizes food processor for viol...→

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma Farmers Market Reopens With New Location, New Rules

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma Farmers Market Reopens With New Location, New Rules

A farmers market in the North Bay was undergoing some major changes Tuesday to keep customers safe during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Sonoma Farmers Marke...→

Hogan’s relaxed coronavirus bans on Md. boating and fishing not enough for some | WTOP

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s relaxed his coronavirus-related bans on boating and fishing, but some see room for more flexibility. Read full article: Hogan’s relaxed coronavirus bans on Md. ...→

Coronavirus: California Flower Mall Will Be Open In Time For Mother's Day, With New Rules

Coronavirus: California Flower Mall Will Be Open In Time For Mother's Day, With New Rules

Flower shops are among the lower-risk retail that are part of the stage 2 of businesses reopening in California. Read full article: Coronavirus: California Flower Mall Will...→

Drive-in movie theaters reopen in Bay Area with new rules amid coronavirus pandemic

Drive-in movie theaters reopen in Bay Area with new rules amid coronavirus pandemic

PACK YOUR POPCORN! Some drive-in theaters are reopening in the Bay Area. Here's where you can watch a movie while keeping your social distance: Read full article: Drive-in movie theaters reopen in Bay Ar...→

Italy: Migrants in Turin Ignore Coronavirus Lockdown Rules

Italy: Migrants in Turin Ignore Coronavirus Lockdown Rules

Migrants in the Barriera di Milano have been accused of ignoring the strict coronavirus lockdown measures by local Italians.  Read full article: Italy: Migrants in Turin Ignore Coronavi...→

Relaxed Texas Coronavirus Restrictions Only Voluntary

Relaxed Texas Coronavirus Restrictions Only Voluntary

Cities and counties in North Texas asked for voluntary compliance Friday as some coronavirus restrictions were lifted. Revised orders from Texas Gov. Greg Abbo [...] Read full article: Relaxed Texas Coronavirus Restrictions O...→

New Indiana Coronavirus Order Won’t Ban Tighter Local Rules

New Indiana Coronavirus Order Won’t Ban Tighter Local Rules

Any easing of Indiana’s statewide stay-at-home order won’t limit the authority of city or county officials from imposing tighter restrictions in their attempts [...] Read full article: New Indiana Coronavirus Order Won’t Ban ...→

Washington man charged in threat against Gov. Jay Inslee over coronavirus social distancing rules

Washington man charged in threat against Gov. Jay Inslee over coronavirus social distancing rules

A Washington state man was arrested and charged with threatening the governor over his response to the coronavirus pandemic, authorities said. Read full article: Washington man charged in threat against...→

Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh pushed back on President Trump’s suggestion that the amount of federal resources available could depend on whether they’re “sanctuary [...] Read full article: Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied...→

Organizer of North Carolina group protesting quarantine rules sidelined with coronavirus

Organizer of North Carolina group protesting quarantine rules sidelined with coronavirus

An organizer of a North Carolina group calling on the state to ease its coronavirus restrictions was unable to attend two rallies because she tested positive f [...] Read full article: Organizer of North Carolina group protes...→

Airbnb adopts new cleaning rules for a coronavirus world

Airbnb adopts new cleaning rules for a coronavirus world

Travelers and homeowners alike have criticized the home-booking company for its response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: Airbnb adopts new cleaning rules for a c...→

Ohio police department asks crooks to follow 'freeze tag' rules amid coronavirus: No 'tag backs'

Ohio police department asks crooks to follow 'freeze tag' rules amid coronavirus: No 'tag backs'

An Ohio police department cheekily asked criminals to adhere to “freeze tag” rules during the coronavirus pandemic Thursday, sharing a photo of a police K-9 we [...] Read full article: Ohio police department asks crooks to fo...→

Coronavirus model says Colorado shouldn’t relax social-distancing rules until late May

Coronavirus model says Colorado shouldn’t relax social-distancing rules until late May

A group trying to project the effects of COVID-19 reports Colorado should wait until at least May 25 to start relaxing social-distancing rules. Read full article: Coronavirus model says Colorado shouldn’...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Connecticut’s stay-at-home-order lifts today, making it one of the last states to return to business. C.D.C. guidance, rejected by the White House, is released [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States ...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

A British-operated plane has been impounded in Nigeria, officials announced Sunday, claiming the pilot ignored the country’s flight ban aimed at curbing the sp [...] Read full article: Nigeria impounds British plane, claims i...→

Coronavirus crackdowns around the world make U.S. rules look lenient

Coronavirus crackdowns around the world make U.S. rules look lenient

Lebanon is on total lockdown, Hong Kong is using electronic wristbands to enforce quarantines, and Russia has developed a smartphone app to track and make sure [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crackdowns around the world ...→

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Even as California health officials have loosened some of the restrictions of sheltering orders and weigh the steps needed for getting back to business-as-usua [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As California mulls shelter...→

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

Retirement community resident Emily Filer is encouraging older Americans to use technology to keep their spirits up and stay connected with their families. Read full article: 85-year-old grandmother encourages older...→

Nigeria demolishes two hotels for breach of coronavirus lockdown rules: report

Nigeria demolishes two hotels for breach of coronavirus lockdown rules: report

Authorities in Nigeria have demolished two hotels in its southern Rivers state on Sunday that were accused of breaking lockdown rules meant to limit the spread [...] Read full article: Nigeria demolishes two hotels for breach...→

Oregon penalizes food processor for violating Gov. Kate Brown’s coronavirus rules

Oregon penalizes food processor for violating Gov. Kate Brown’s coronavirus rules

Oregon workplace safety regulators have cited an Oregon food processor for unsafe practices after nearly three dozen of its employees tested positive for the c [...] Read full article: Oregon penalizes food processor for viol...→

Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities Interpreting Business-Reopening Rules In Different Ways

Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities Interpreting Business-Reopening Rules In Different Ways

A beer store in North Richland Hills closed Saturday, after a city police officer determined it was violating state and local orders by allowing customers to d [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities I...→

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma Farmers Market Reopens With New Location, New Rules

Coronavirus Update: Sonoma Farmers Market Reopens With New Location, New Rules

A farmers market in the North Bay was undergoing some major changes Tuesday to keep customers safe during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Sonoma Farmers Marke...→

Coronavirus means new rules, old problems for addicts in treatment

Coronavirus means new rules, old problems for addicts in treatment

‘This has given those who suffer from substance use disorder the opportunity to have a free-for-all.’ Read full article: Coronavirus means new rules, old problem...→

Miami-Dade Coronavirus Testing Sites to Open to Children 12 Years or Older

Miami-Dade Coronavirus Testing Sites to Open to Children 12 Years or Older

Two sites in Miami-Dade County will accept individuals 12 years old or older to get tested for the novel coronavirus. The drive-thru sites will be at the Miami [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Coronavirus Testing Sites to ...→

Hogan’s relaxed coronavirus bans on Md. boating and fishing not enough for some | WTOP

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s relaxed his coronavirus-related bans on boating and fishing, but some see room for more flexibility. Read full article: Hogan’s relaxed coronavirus bans on Md. ...→

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

Illinois church defies state over coronavirus rules

“I will be in the pulpit preaching my heart out on Mother’s Day,” Stephen Cassell said. Read full article: Illinois church defies state over corona...→

Coronavirus: California Flower Mall Will Be Open In Time For Mother's Day, With New Rules

Coronavirus: California Flower Mall Will Be Open In Time For Mother's Day, With New Rules

Flower shops are among the lower-risk retail that are part of the stage 2 of businesses reopening in California. Read full article: Coronavirus: California Flower Mall Will...→

British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

Britain’s health minister hinted that police could get involved in the matter of one of the government’s key scientific coronavirus advisers who broke lockdown [...] Read full article: British health secretary ‘speechless’ af...→

Federal judge rules New York must hold June primary election canceled over coronavirus risks

Federal judge rules New York must hold June primary election canceled over coronavirus risks

The ruling put Sen. Bernie Sanders, businessman Andrew Yang and other 2020 candidates back on the ballot. Yang sued the New York State Board of Elections after [...] Read full article: Federal judge rules New York must hold J...→

Drive-in movie theaters reopen in Bay Area with new rules amid coronavirus pandemic

Drive-in movie theaters reopen in Bay Area with new rules amid coronavirus pandemic

PACK YOUR POPCORN! Some drive-in theaters are reopening in the Bay Area. Here's where you can watch a movie while keeping your social distance: Read full article: Drive-in movie theaters reopen in Bay Ar...→

Lawmakers set rules for debate, voting in remote sessions amid coronavirus pandemic

Lawmakers set rules for debate, voting in remote sessions amid coronavirus pandemic

House Democrats and Republicans agreed Monday on compromise rules to accommodate remote debate and voting during the coronavirus pandemic, achieving a breakthr [...] Read full article: Lawmakers set rules for debate, voting i...→

Couple arrested on honeymoon in Hawaii for ignoring coronavirus quarantine rules

Couple arrested on honeymoon in Hawaii for ignoring coronavirus quarantine rules

The pair told hotel staff that they planned to visit friends and go to beaches during their stay, before leaving the premises. Read full article: Couple arrested on honeymoon in Hawaii f...→

Maryland Gov. Hogan walks back Trump criticism over coronavirus testing, says WH doing 'good job stepping up'

Maryland Gov. Hogan walks back Trump criticism over coronavirus testing, says WH doing 'good job stepping up'

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, once the most vocal Republicans to denounce President Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic walked back his earlier criticism [...] Read full article: Maryland Gov. Hogan walks back Trump cri...→

Italy: Migrants in Turin Ignore Coronavirus Lockdown Rules

Italy: Migrants in Turin Ignore Coronavirus Lockdown Rules

Migrants in the Barriera di Milano have been accused of ignoring the strict coronavirus lockdown measures by local Italians.  Read full article: Italy: Migrants in Turin Ignore Coronavi...→

Relaxed Texas Coronavirus Restrictions Only Voluntary

Relaxed Texas Coronavirus Restrictions Only Voluntary

Cities and counties in North Texas asked for voluntary compliance Friday as some coronavirus restrictions were lifted. Revised orders from Texas Gov. Greg Abbo [...] Read full article: Relaxed Texas Coronavirus Restrictions O...→

Coronavirus: States ease lockdown rules

Coronavirus: States ease lockdown rules

The virus has killed more than 230,000 people worldwide, including over 64,000 in the U.S. and more than 20,000 each in Italy, Britain, France and Spain, forci [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: States ease lockdown rules...→

New Indiana Coronavirus Order Won’t Ban Tighter Local Rules

New Indiana Coronavirus Order Won’t Ban Tighter Local Rules

Any easing of Indiana’s statewide stay-at-home order won’t limit the authority of city or county officials from imposing tighter restrictions in their attempts [...] Read full article: New Indiana Coronavirus Order Won’t Ban ...→

America open for business: States including Texas, Ohio and Illinois begin relaxing coronavirus lockdown rules

America open for business: States including Texas, Ohio and Illinois begin relaxing coronavirus lockdown rules

America is slowly but surely reopening for business. More than half a dozen states will open their doors in some shape or form Friday. Read full article: America open for business: States includ...→

Washington man charged in threat against Gov. Jay Inslee over coronavirus social distancing rules

Washington man charged in threat against Gov. Jay Inslee over coronavirus social distancing rules

A Washington state man was arrested and charged with threatening the governor over his response to the coronavirus pandemic, authorities said. Read full article: Washington man charged in threat against...→

Top intel agency rules out 'manmade' theory of coronavirus origins

Top intel agency rules out 'manmade' theory of coronavirus origins

But the intelligence community is still investigating whether the virus may have accidentally leaked from a Chinese laboratory. Read full article: Top intel agency rules out 'manmade' the...→

Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh pushed back on President Trump’s suggestion that the amount of federal resources available could depend on whether they’re “sanctuary [...] Read full article: Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied...→

California Relaxed Directive Requiring Nursing Homes to Take Coronavirus Patients

California Relaxed Directive Requiring Nursing Homes to Take Coronavirus Patients

California relaxed a directive requiring nursing homes to take coronavirus patients -- a policy that, critics say, led to risks in New York. Read full article: California Relaxed Directive Requiring N...→

Organizer of North Carolina group protesting quarantine rules sidelined with coronavirus

Organizer of North Carolina group protesting quarantine rules sidelined with coronavirus

An organizer of a North Carolina group calling on the state to ease its coronavirus restrictions was unable to attend two rallies because she tested positive f [...] Read full article: Organizer of North Carolina group protes...→

Airbnb adopts new cleaning rules for a coronavirus world

Airbnb adopts new cleaning rules for a coronavirus world

Travelers and homeowners alike have criticized the home-booking company for its response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: Airbnb adopts new cleaning rules for a c...→

Coronavirus survivor Andy Cohen fights for change in blood plasma donation rules for gay men

Coronavirus survivor Andy Cohen fights for change in blood plasma donation rules for gay men

TV host says FDA guidelines currently prevent him from donating blood plasma, which may contain antibodies helpful in finding a COVID-19 vaccine. Read full article: Coronavirus survivor Andy Cohen fights f...→

Ohio police department asks crooks to follow 'freeze tag' rules amid coronavirus: No 'tag backs'

Ohio police department asks crooks to follow 'freeze tag' rules amid coronavirus: No 'tag backs'

An Ohio police department cheekily asked criminals to adhere to “freeze tag” rules during the coronavirus pandemic Thursday, sharing a photo of a police K-9 we [...] Read full article: Ohio police department asks crooks to fo...→

Egypt will relax some coronavirus lockdown rules for Ramadan

Egypt will relax some coronavirus lockdown rules for Ramadan

Egypt on Thursday reported 232 new cases of the respiratory disease, including 11 deaths, bringing the country’s total to 3,891 infections and 287 deaths. Read full article: Egypt will relax some coronavirus lockdo...→

Coronavirus model says Colorado shouldn’t relax social-distancing rules until late May

Coronavirus model says Colorado shouldn’t relax social-distancing rules until late May

A group trying to project the effects of COVID-19 reports Colorado should wait until at least May 25 to start relaxing social-distancing rules. Read full article: Coronavirus model says Colorado shouldn’...→