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R Kelly's request for early release due to coronavirus concerns denied by judge

R Kelly's request for early release due to coronavirus concerns denied by judge

A Brooklyn judge on Tuesday denied R. Kelly’s request for release due to the coronavirus pandemic, finding that he is not among the inmates most endangered by [...] Read full article: R Kelly's request for early release due ...→

R Kelly's request for early release due to coronavirus concerns denied by judge

R Kelly's request for early release due to coronavirus concerns denied by judge

A Brooklyn judge on Tuesday denied R. Kelly’s request for release due to the coronavirus pandemic, finding that he is not among the inmates most endangered by [...] Read full article: R Kelly's request for early release due ...→

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Those with tickets or purchased booth/table space for the 2020 convention will have their purchases transferred to the 2021 convention, organizers say. Read full article: Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled...→

Judge Extends Order Preventing Teen Found In Texas From Being Deported Due To Coronavirus Policy

Judge Extends Order Preventing Teen Found In Texas From Being Deported Due To Coronavirus Policy

A federal judge on Wednesday extended an order preventing the Trump administration from deporting a 16-year-old boy from Honduras under its emergency border de [...] Read full article: Judge Extends Order Preventing Teen Foun...→

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 TCS New York City Marathon has been cancelled, New York Road Runners said Wednesday. The race was scheduled for Nov. 1. “New York Road Runners (NYRR), [...] Read full article: NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus C...→

Ferndale Pride 2020 canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

Ferndale Pride 2020 canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

Ferndale Pride 2020 has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, organizers announced on Tuesday. Read full article: Ferndale Pride 2020 canceled due to coro...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Whitmer says she would 'seriously' consider banning Trump from holding a Michigan rally due to coronavirus concerns

Whitmer says she would 'seriously' consider banning Trump from holding a Michigan rally due to coronavirus concerns

President Donald Trump and his merry band of red cap-wearing, guitar-brandishing, “look he can drink water with one hand!” devotees may face some pushback shou [...] Read full article: Whitmer says she would 'seriously' consi...→

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Kelly Loeffler said Democrat governors' policies to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes "wreaked havoc" on nursing homes. Read full article: Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Go...→

Golden Globes postpone 2021 ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

Golden Globes postpone 2021 ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

The Golden Globes became the latest major awards show to postpone its ceremony amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Golden Globes postpone 2021 ceremony due...→

Walsh warns of ‘prolonged recession’ in Boston due to coronavirus

Walsh warns of ‘prolonged recession’ in Boston due to coronavirus

Mayor Martin Walsh is warning that the “uncertainty and the unpredictability” of the coronavirus pandemic could result in prolonged financial woes for Boston a [...] Read full article: Walsh warns of ‘prolonged recession’ in ...→

Walsh: 'Unpredictability' Of Coronavirus Leaves Economic Concerns

Walsh: 'Unpredictability' Of Coronavirus Leaves Economic Concerns

Mayor Marty Walsh said there as a great deal of “uncertainty and unpredictability” surrounding how the economy will rebound following the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Walsh: 'Unpredictability' Of Coronavirus...→

Bye-bye, Eskimo Pie: Frozen treat to be re-branded due to racial sensitivity concerns

Bye-bye, Eskimo Pie: Frozen treat to be re-branded due to racial sensitivity concerns

A 98-year-old frozen treat has joined the list of well-known brands which is altering its name due to cultural concerns. Eskimo Pie is no more, joining both Au [...] Read full article: Bye-bye, Eskimo Pie: Frozen treat to be ...→

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...→

Koepka, McDowell withdrawing over coronavirus concerns

Koepka, McDowell withdrawing over coronavirus concerns

The caddies for Brooks Koepka and Graeme McDowell have tested positive for the coronavirus, and McDowell withdrew Wednesday from the Travelers Championship in [...] Read full article: Koepka, McDowell withdrawing over corona...→

Teen Suspect in 4 DC Killings Had Been Released Due to Coronavirus Concerns, Sources Say

Teen Suspect in 4 DC Killings Had Been Released Due to Coronavirus Concerns, Sources Say

The 16-year-old boy charged with killing four people and committing several other violent crimes in D.C. was released from custody just weeks before the homici [...] Read full article: Teen Suspect in 4 DC Killings Had Been R...→

Oregon county's coronavirus mask order exempts 'people of color' who have 'heightened concerns about racial profiling'

Oregon county's coronavirus mask order exempts 'people of color' who have 'heightened concerns about racial profiling'

Amid “heightened concerns about racial profiling and harassment,” a county in Oregon is allowing its residents of color to be in public without coronavirus fac [...] Read full article: Oregon county's coronavirus mask order e...→

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents Association has canceled its annual dinner, saying health concerns during the coronavirus outbreak have made it impossible to ho [...] Read full article: White House Correspondents Association b...→

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

(CNN) — The Commission on Presidential Debates announced Tuesday that the second general election presidential debate will be hosted in Miami, Florida, after i [...] Read full article: Second presidential debate moved to Miam...→

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...→

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts on Monday recorded its lowest daily coronavirus death count since April 5 — the earliest days of the pandemic — with public health officials repo [...] Read full article: Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus...→

Coronavirus pandemic concerns to keep UMass Boston remote for fall semester

Coronavirus pandemic concerns to keep UMass Boston remote for fall semester

UMass Boston will not bring its students back to the Columbia Point campus in the fall and will instead continue on with the remote teaching and learning platf [...] Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic concerns to keep UM...→

Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release Dates Amid Coronavirus - Times of San Diego

With the announcement that movie theaters have been given approval to re-open in California, we may finally see some summer releases. But it's complicated. Read full article: Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release D...→

Watch live: Trump holds rally in Tulsa despite coronavirus concerns | WTOP

President Trump will be holding his first campaign rally in Tulsa since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic on Saturday. Read full article: Watch live: Trump holds rally in Tulsa d...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker are initiating an investigation into several meat plants after the companies pushed to stay open during the c [...] Read full article: Meat plants questioned on record pork sh...→

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries facing a resurgence of coronavirus cases after reopening have reverted back to lockdown, many focusing on isolating specific regions with spiking rat [...] Read full article: Countries across world reimpose restrict...→

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...→

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) announced Tuesday that its annual dinner has been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: White House Correspondents' Dinner cance...→

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Because Trump hates people who vandalize statues, check out today's midday links: "30 Rock" episodes pulled, Florida coronavirus catastrophe, mask waste, virtu [...] Read full article: Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging I...→

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

The two American citizens and Philadelphia residents traveled to Ghana in February to welcome their baby daughter. What should have been a month-long trip has [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' I...→

Ohana Festival in Dana Point postpones to 2021 due to coronavirus

Ohana Festival in Dana Point postpones to 2021 due to coronavirus

The three-day event scheduled for Sept. 25-27 at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point has been postponed to Sept. 24-26, 2021. Read full article: Ohana Festival in Dana Point postpones t...→

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Outfit enforcer Mario Rainone has been ordered released from federal prison immediately due to health concerns amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered rel...→

Judge: Parkland school shooting trial postponed indefinitely due to coronavirus

Judge: Parkland school shooting trial postponed indefinitely due to coronavirus

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The death penalty trial of the man charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school is off indefinitely... Read full article: Judge: Parkland school shooting trial po...→

Rise in coronavirus cases brings new concerns in Alabama

Rise in coronavirus cases brings new concerns in Alabama

Alabama and much of the Deep South are seeing a spike in coronavirus cases, concerning public health officials and people like state Rep. Merika Coleman who ha [...] Read full article: Rise in coronavirus cases brings new con...→

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 ...→

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Those with tickets or purchased booth/table space for the 2020 convention will have their purchases transferred to the 2021 convention, organizers say. Read full article: Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Koepka, McDowell withdrawing over coronavirus concerns

Koepka, McDowell withdrawing over coronavirus concerns

The caddies for Brooks Koepka and Graeme McDowell have tested positive for the coronavirus, and McDowell withdrew Wednesday from the Travelers Championship in [...] Read full article: Koepka, McDowell withdrawing over corona...→

Judge Extends Order Preventing Teen Found In Texas From Being Deported Due To Coronavirus Policy

Judge Extends Order Preventing Teen Found In Texas From Being Deported Due To Coronavirus Policy

A federal judge on Wednesday extended an order preventing the Trump administration from deporting a 16-year-old boy from Honduras under its emergency border de [...] Read full article: Judge Extends Order Preventing Teen Foun...→

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries facing a resurgence of coronavirus cases after reopening have reverted back to lockdown, many focusing on isolating specific regions with spiking rat [...] Read full article: Countries across world reimpose restrict...→

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 TCS New York City Marathon has been cancelled, New York Road Runners said Wednesday. The race was scheduled for Nov. 1. “New York Road Runners (NYRR), [...] Read full article: NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus C...→

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) announced Tuesday that its annual dinner has been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: White House Correspondents' Dinner cance...→

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents Association has canceled its annual dinner, saying health concerns during the coronavirus outbreak have made it impossible to ho [...] Read full article: White House Correspondents Association b...→

Ferndale Pride 2020 canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

Ferndale Pride 2020 canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

Ferndale Pride 2020 has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, organizers announced on Tuesday. Read full article: Ferndale Pride 2020 canceled due to coro...→

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Because Trump hates people who vandalize statues, check out today's midday links: "30 Rock" episodes pulled, Florida coronavirus catastrophe, mask waste, virtu [...] Read full article: Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging I...→

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

(CNN) — The Commission on Presidential Debates announced Tuesday that the second general election presidential debate will be hosted in Miami, Florida, after i [...] Read full article: Second presidential debate moved to Miam...→

Ohana Festival in Dana Point postpones to 2021 due to coronavirus

Ohana Festival in Dana Point postpones to 2021 due to coronavirus

The three-day event scheduled for Sept. 25-27 at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point has been postponed to Sept. 24-26, 2021. Read full article: Ohana Festival in Dana Point postpones t...→

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts on Monday recorded its lowest daily coronavirus death count since April 5 — the earliest days of the pandemic — with public health officials repo [...] Read full article: Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus...→

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Kelly Loeffler said Democrat governors' policies to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes "wreaked havoc" on nursing homes. Read full article: Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Go...→

Judge: Parkland school shooting trial postponed indefinitely due to coronavirus

Judge: Parkland school shooting trial postponed indefinitely due to coronavirus

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The death penalty trial of the man charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school is off indefinitely... Read full article: Judge: Parkland school shooting trial po...→

Coronavirus pandemic concerns to keep UMass Boston remote for fall semester

Coronavirus pandemic concerns to keep UMass Boston remote for fall semester

UMass Boston will not bring its students back to the Columbia Point campus in the fall and will instead continue on with the remote teaching and learning platf [...] Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic concerns to keep UM...→

Walsh warns of ‘prolonged recession’ in Boston due to coronavirus

Walsh warns of ‘prolonged recession’ in Boston due to coronavirus

Mayor Martin Walsh is warning that the “uncertainty and the unpredictability” of the coronavirus pandemic could result in prolonged financial woes for Boston a [...] Read full article: Walsh warns of ‘prolonged recession’ in ...→

Rise in coronavirus cases brings new concerns in Alabama

Rise in coronavirus cases brings new concerns in Alabama

Alabama and much of the Deep South are seeing a spike in coronavirus cases, concerning public health officials and people like state Rep. Merika Coleman who ha [...] Read full article: Rise in coronavirus cases brings new con...→

Watch live: Trump holds rally in Tulsa despite coronavirus concerns | WTOP

President Trump will be holding his first campaign rally in Tulsa since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic on Saturday. Read full article: Watch live: Trump holds rally in Tulsa d...→

Bye-bye, Eskimo Pie: Frozen treat to be re-branded due to racial sensitivity concerns

Bye-bye, Eskimo Pie: Frozen treat to be re-branded due to racial sensitivity concerns

A 98-year-old frozen treat has joined the list of well-known brands which is altering its name due to cultural concerns. Eskimo Pie is no more, joining both Au [...] Read full article: Bye-bye, Eskimo Pie: Frozen treat to be ...→

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...→

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker are initiating an investigation into several meat plants after the companies pushed to stay open during the c [...] Read full article: Meat plants questioned on record pork sh...→

Teen Suspect in 4 DC Killings Had Been Released Due to Coronavirus Concerns, Sources Say

Teen Suspect in 4 DC Killings Had Been Released Due to Coronavirus Concerns, Sources Say

The 16-year-old boy charged with killing four people and committing several other violent crimes in D.C. was released from custody just weeks before the homici [...] Read full article: Teen Suspect in 4 DC Killings Had Been R...→

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...→

Oregon county's coronavirus mask order exempts 'people of color' who have 'heightened concerns about racial profiling'

Oregon county's coronavirus mask order exempts 'people of color' who have 'heightened concerns about racial profiling'

Amid “heightened concerns about racial profiling and harassment,” a county in Oregon is allowing its residents of color to be in public without coronavirus fac [...] Read full article: Oregon county's coronavirus mask order e...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

The two American citizens and Philadelphia residents traveled to Ghana in February to welcome their baby daughter. What should have been a month-long trip has [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' I...→

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...→

Whitmer says she would 'seriously' consider banning Trump from holding a Michigan rally due to coronavirus concerns

Whitmer says she would 'seriously' consider banning Trump from holding a Michigan rally due to coronavirus concerns

President Donald Trump and his merry band of red cap-wearing, guitar-brandishing, “look he can drink water with one hand!” devotees may face some pushback shou [...] Read full article: Whitmer says she would 'seriously' consi...→

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Outfit enforcer Mario Rainone has been ordered released from federal prison immediately due to health concerns amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered rel...→

Golden Globes postpone 2021 ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

Golden Globes postpone 2021 ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

The Golden Globes became the latest major awards show to postpone its ceremony amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Golden Globes postpone 2021 ceremony due...→

Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release Dates Amid Coronavirus - Times of San Diego

With the announcement that movie theaters have been given approval to re-open in California, we may finally see some summer releases. But it's complicated. Read full article: Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release D...→

Walsh: 'Unpredictability' Of Coronavirus Leaves Economic Concerns

Walsh: 'Unpredictability' Of Coronavirus Leaves Economic Concerns

Mayor Marty Walsh said there as a great deal of “uncertainty and unpredictability” surrounding how the economy will rebound following the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Walsh: 'Unpredictability' Of Coronavirus...→

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 ...→

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Those with tickets or purchased booth/table space for the 2020 convention will have their purchases transferred to the 2021 convention, organizers say. Read full article: Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2020 canceled...→

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...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Koepka, McDowell withdrawing over coronavirus concerns

Koepka, McDowell withdrawing over coronavirus concerns

The caddies for Brooks Koepka and Graeme McDowell have tested positive for the coronavirus, and McDowell withdrew Wednesday from the Travelers Championship in [...] Read full article: Koepka, McDowell withdrawing over corona...→

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker are initiating an investigation into several meat plants after the companies pushed to stay open during the c [...] Read full article: Meat plants questioned on record pork sh...→

Judge Extends Order Preventing Teen Found In Texas From Being Deported Due To Coronavirus Policy

Judge Extends Order Preventing Teen Found In Texas From Being Deported Due To Coronavirus Policy

A federal judge on Wednesday extended an order preventing the Trump administration from deporting a 16-year-old boy from Honduras under its emergency border de [...] Read full article: Judge Extends Order Preventing Teen Foun...→

Teen Suspect in 4 DC Killings Had Been Released Due to Coronavirus Concerns, Sources Say

Teen Suspect in 4 DC Killings Had Been Released Due to Coronavirus Concerns, Sources Say

The 16-year-old boy charged with killing four people and committing several other violent crimes in D.C. was released from custody just weeks before the homici [...] Read full article: Teen Suspect in 4 DC Killings Had Been R...→

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries facing a resurgence of coronavirus cases after reopening have reverted back to lockdown, many focusing on isolating specific regions with spiking rat [...] Read full article: Countries across world reimpose restrict...→

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...→

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 TCS New York City Marathon has been cancelled, New York Road Runners said Wednesday. The race was scheduled for Nov. 1. “New York Road Runners (NYRR), [...] Read full article: NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus C...→

Oregon county's coronavirus mask order exempts 'people of color' who have 'heightened concerns about racial profiling'

Oregon county's coronavirus mask order exempts 'people of color' who have 'heightened concerns about racial profiling'

Amid “heightened concerns about racial profiling and harassment,” a county in Oregon is allowing its residents of color to be in public without coronavirus fac [...] Read full article: Oregon county's coronavirus mask order e...→

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) announced Tuesday that its annual dinner has been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: White House Correspondents' Dinner cance...→

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents Association has canceled its annual dinner, saying health concerns during the coronavirus outbreak have made it impossible to ho [...] Read full article: White House Correspondents Association b...→

Ferndale Pride 2020 canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

Ferndale Pride 2020 canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

Ferndale Pride 2020 has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, organizers announced on Tuesday. Read full article: Ferndale Pride 2020 canceled due to coro...→

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Because Trump hates people who vandalize statues, check out today's midday links: "30 Rock" episodes pulled, Florida coronavirus catastrophe, mask waste, virtu [...] Read full article: Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging I...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

(CNN) — The Commission on Presidential Debates announced Tuesday that the second general election presidential debate will be hosted in Miami, Florida, after i [...] Read full article: Second presidential debate moved to Miam...→

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

The two American citizens and Philadelphia residents traveled to Ghana in February to welcome their baby daughter. What should have been a month-long trip has [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' I...→

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...→

Ohana Festival in Dana Point postpones to 2021 due to coronavirus

Ohana Festival in Dana Point postpones to 2021 due to coronavirus

The three-day event scheduled for Sept. 25-27 at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point has been postponed to Sept. 24-26, 2021. Read full article: Ohana Festival in Dana Point postpones t...→

Whitmer says she would 'seriously' consider banning Trump from holding a Michigan rally due to coronavirus concerns

Whitmer says she would 'seriously' consider banning Trump from holding a Michigan rally due to coronavirus concerns

President Donald Trump and his merry band of red cap-wearing, guitar-brandishing, “look he can drink water with one hand!” devotees may face some pushback shou [...] Read full article: Whitmer says she would 'seriously' consi...→

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts on Monday recorded its lowest daily coronavirus death count since April 5 — the earliest days of the pandemic — with public health officials repo [...] Read full article: Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus...→

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Outfit enforcer Mario Rainone has been ordered released from federal prison immediately due to health concerns amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered rel...→

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Kelly Loeffler said Democrat governors' policies to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes "wreaked havoc" on nursing homes. Read full article: Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Go...→

Judge: Parkland school shooting trial postponed indefinitely due to coronavirus

Judge: Parkland school shooting trial postponed indefinitely due to coronavirus

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The death penalty trial of the man charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school is off indefinitely... Read full article: Judge: Parkland school shooting trial po...→

Golden Globes postpone 2021 ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

Golden Globes postpone 2021 ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

The Golden Globes became the latest major awards show to postpone its ceremony amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Golden Globes postpone 2021 ceremony due...→

Coronavirus pandemic concerns to keep UMass Boston remote for fall semester

Coronavirus pandemic concerns to keep UMass Boston remote for fall semester

UMass Boston will not bring its students back to the Columbia Point campus in the fall and will instead continue on with the remote teaching and learning platf [...] Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic concerns to keep UM...→

Walsh warns of ‘prolonged recession’ in Boston due to coronavirus

Walsh warns of ‘prolonged recession’ in Boston due to coronavirus

Mayor Martin Walsh is warning that the “uncertainty and the unpredictability” of the coronavirus pandemic could result in prolonged financial woes for Boston a [...] Read full article: Walsh warns of ‘prolonged recession’ in ...→

Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release Dates Amid Coronavirus - Times of San Diego

With the announcement that movie theaters have been given approval to re-open in California, we may finally see some summer releases. But it's complicated. Read full article: Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release D...→

Rise in coronavirus cases brings new concerns in Alabama

Rise in coronavirus cases brings new concerns in Alabama

Alabama and much of the Deep South are seeing a spike in coronavirus cases, concerning public health officials and people like state Rep. Merika Coleman who ha [...] Read full article: Rise in coronavirus cases brings new con...→

Walsh: 'Unpredictability' Of Coronavirus Leaves Economic Concerns

Walsh: 'Unpredictability' Of Coronavirus Leaves Economic Concerns

Mayor Marty Walsh said there as a great deal of “uncertainty and unpredictability” surrounding how the economy will rebound following the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Walsh: 'Unpredictability' Of Coronavirus...→

Watch live: Trump holds rally in Tulsa despite coronavirus concerns | WTOP

President Trump will be holding his first campaign rally in Tulsa since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic on Saturday. Read full article: Watch live: Trump holds rally in Tulsa d...→

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 ...→

Bye-bye, Eskimo Pie: Frozen treat to be re-branded due to racial sensitivity concerns

Bye-bye, Eskimo Pie: Frozen treat to be re-branded due to racial sensitivity concerns

A 98-year-old frozen treat has joined the list of well-known brands which is altering its name due to cultural concerns. Eskimo Pie is no more, joining both Au [...] Read full article: Bye-bye, Eskimo Pie: Frozen treat to be ...→