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- Hurricane season will present challenges amidst the coronavirus pandemic.... - Italy's education minister says students will be back in school in September. [...] Read full article: The Latest: Hurricane season to be chall...→

Faith-based mutual aid flourishes amid pandemic, protests

Faith-based mutual aid flourishes amid pandemic, protests

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US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

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University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

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Device On Good Day Cafe's HVAC System Purifies Air Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Device On Good Day Cafe's HVAC System Purifies Air Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

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LaGuardia Community College celebrates 2020 commencement amid COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

Graduates of LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City traditionally face more challenges and hardships than your average student, but this year the Read full article: LaGuardia Community College celebrates 2...→

Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Transit Fares To Proceed Amid Pandemic

Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Transit Fares To Proceed Amid Pandemic

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, higher tolls at the Golden Gate Bridge, along with higher transit fares, are still slated to go into effect next month. Read full article: Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Tr...→

San Diego Attorney Hopes to Help Families Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Bonnie Mantel, a certified family law specialist, expects to see a rise in cases as a result of the new coronavirus outbreak and its impact on families. Read full article: San Diego Attorney Hopes to Help Familie...→

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Actor Eric Roberts went on a rant against Donald Trump over his recent campaign rally in Tulsa. Okla. amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporter...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

The Old Globe Thrives in Digital Space Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

The cherished Balboa Park theatre went from zero digital programs to countless as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: The Old Globe Thrives in Digital Space A...→

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Bowdoin College, an NCAA Division III school located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that it will not participate in collegiate sports during the fall [...] Read full article: Division III Bowdoin College cancels fal...→

Cruz Trial Indefinitely On Hold Amid Pandemic

Cruz Trial Indefinitely On Hold Amid Pandemic

During a virtual meeting Monday, the Broward County judge overseeing the Nikolas Cruz case expressed concern over the challenges of starting a trial anytime so [...] Read full article: Cruz Trial Indefinitely On Hold Amid Pan...→

New Jersey overdose deaths spike by 20% amid pandemic, officials say

New Jersey overdose deaths spike by 20% amid pandemic, officials say

Overdoses in New Jersey are up 20% so far this year compared to the same time period in 2019, Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli said Monday. Read full article: New Jersey overdose deaths spike by 20% ...→

Las Vegas company offering  drive-thru weddings amid COVID-19 pandemic

Las Vegas company offering drive-thru weddings amid COVID-19 pandemic

I Do Drive Thru Weddings is an Australian based company that’s branching out in Las Vegas. They host elopements and tiny weddings. Read full article: Las Vegas company offering drive-thru w...→

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Tampa Bay Buccaneers star Shaquil Barrett is looking to build upon a great 2019 season and has no qualms about the NFL’s plan to play amid the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates ...→

6 Things to Know – Videos Show Use of Force By Suspended Officer, Florida Gov. Stays the Course Amid Pandemic

6 Things to Know – Videos Show Use of Force By Suspended Officer, Florida Gov. Stays the Course Amid Pandemic

It’s Wednesday, June 24th – and NBC 6 has the top stories you need to know for the day. No. 1 – Fort Lauderdale police released seven videos on Tuesday of prev [...] Read full article: 6 Things to Know – Videos Show Use of Fo...→

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Kentucky expects record turnout for primary amid pandemic

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Kentucky expects record turnout for primary amid pandemic

A number of changes were made in the state to allow for an increase in absentee voting by mail after the primary was delayed. Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Kentucky expec...→

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

When Winnie the robot first started working at LAX’s Embassy Suites hotel she was more of a novelty than anything else. “It was a way to get guests engaged,” s [...] Read full article: At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Ess...→

Dr. Anthony Fauci says it's 'impossible to call' if coronavirus pandemic could cancel NFL season

Dr. Anthony Fauci says it's 'impossible to call' if coronavirus pandemic could cancel NFL season

Dr. Anthony Fauci says whether or not the college football and NFL seasons play this fall is “impossible to call” at this time, and he told Sports Illustrated’ [...] Read full article: Dr. Anthony Fauci says it's 'impossible ...→

Officials warn parents of dangers of online predators amid summer break, pandemic

Officials warn parents of dangers of online predators amid summer break, pandemic

With school out and summer in full swing, many kids are spending their time online during the health crisis. Some officials worry now may be the most dangerous [...] Read full article: Officials warn parents of dangers of onl...→

How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarting Season Amid Pandemic, Social Unrest

Bam Adebayo thinks injuries could be more prevalent than usual when the NBA gets back on the floor next month, given the demands that will be on players’ bodie [...] Read full article: How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarti...→

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

Children are allowed back on playgrounds, restaurants are opening outdoor seating and barbershops are cutting hair again. Read full article: New York City enters second phase of reo...→

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

Dozens of college players have contracted or been exposed to COVID-19, just as the NCAA has approved "voluntary" practices. Sadly, the players will have to spe [...] Read full article: College football amid a pandemic is not ...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

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Valentino sues NYC landlord to get out of 5th Ave lease amid pandemic

Valentino sues NYC landlord to get out of 5th Ave lease amid pandemic

Fashion brand Valentino wants to break the lease on its chic Fifth Avenue location — because the coronavirus is stopping it from conducting “high-end” business [...] Read full article: Valentino sues NYC landlord to get out o...→

Democratic National Committee Says Convention Will Be Downsized Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Democratic National Committee Says Convention Will Be Downsized Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, and concerns over a second wave of new cases, the Democratic National Committee announced Wednesday that this year’s con [...] Read full article: Democratic National Committee Says Conve...→

Why hard-hit bars and restaurants may have to stop selling takeout booze amid the pandemic

Why hard-hit bars and restaurants may have to stop selling takeout booze amid the pandemic

A temporary measure from the New York State Liquor Authority that allows takeout and delivery of alcoholic drinks with food is set to expire on June 27. Read full article: Why hard-hit bars and restaurants may ha...→

Pandemic makes summer's heat more challenging, but here's financial help

Pandemic makes summer's heat more challenging, but here's financial help

The pandemic is making it all the more challenging for people to handle summertime's hot, humid conditions. However, even though many resources that have been [...] Read full article: Pandemic makes summer's heat more challe...→

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is giving out backpacks full of supplies to New York City's homeless population amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: This couple is helping NYC's homeless am...→

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Only about 1,000 Muslims already inside Saudi Arabia's kingdom will be allowed to attend a heavily pared-down version of hajj this year due to the coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with ...→

Fine-dining restaurants, including Chicago’s Alinea, find new ways to survive amid pandemic

Fine-dining restaurants, including Chicago’s Alinea, find new ways to survive amid pandemic

Alinea in Chicago used to welcome guests with a $365, 18-course tasting menu; it’s now cooking up a six-course to-go feast for $49.95. Read full article: Fine-dining restaurants, including Chica...→

Disneyland unions push back against reopening amid pandemic

Disneyland unions push back against reopening amid pandemic

Unions representing Disneyland workers are pushing back on plans to reopen the theme park next month as cases of coronavirus surge across the country. Read full article: Disneyland unions push back against reop...→

Players association’s rejection of MLB’s latest proposal puts fate of 2020 season into Rob Manfred’s hands, with 60-game schedule likely

Players association’s rejection of MLB’s latest proposal puts fate of 2020 season into Rob Manfred’s hands, with 60-game schedule likely

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MLB: Players reject latest offer of 60-game season from owners

MLB: Players reject latest offer of 60-game season from owners

The baseball players’ association executive board reportedly votes 33-5 to reject deal with MLB for 60-game regular season. Read full article: MLB: Players reject latest offer of 60-g...→

The Latest: Louisiana not easing restrictions amid uptick

BATON ROUGE, La. - Louisiana won’t be further easing its restrictions on businesses because the state is seeing a troubling, recent uptick in coronavirus cases [...] Read full article: The Latest: Louisiana not easing restri...→

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Michelle Beckley has requested that Denton County Judge Andy Eads institute a mask ordinance to “alleviate uncertainty and provide consist [...] Read full article: State Representative Requests Mask Ordin...→

High schools push ahead for fall football amid pandemic

High schools push ahead for fall football amid pandemic

High schools across the country are trying to figure out how and when students might return to classrooms this fall. Read full article: High schools push ahead for fall footbal...→

Democratic National Committee Says Convention Will Be Downsized Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Democratic National Committee Says Convention Will Be Downsized Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, and concerns over a second wave of new cases, the Democratic National Committee announced Wednesday that this year’s con [...] Read full article: Democratic National Committee Says Conve...→

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

This is due to how the coronavirus pandemic is flaring in the U.S. and President Donald Trump's ban on Europeans entering the United States. Read full article: US citizens unlikely to be allowed into ...→

Why hard-hit bars and restaurants may have to stop selling takeout booze amid the pandemic

Why hard-hit bars and restaurants may have to stop selling takeout booze amid the pandemic

A temporary measure from the New York State Liquor Authority that allows takeout and delivery of alcoholic drinks with food is set to expire on June 27. Read full article: Why hard-hit bars and restaurants may ha...→

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Kentucky expects record turnout for primary amid pandemic

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Kentucky expects record turnout for primary amid pandemic

A number of changes were made in the state to allow for an increase in absentee voting by mail after the primary was delayed. Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Kentucky expec...→

Device On Good Day Cafe's HVAC System Purifies Air Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Device On Good Day Cafe's HVAC System Purifies Air Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

"I call it we've got our little virus zappers out there, like a bug zapper but for viruses," owner Nancy Webb said. Read full article: Device On Good Day Cafe's HVAC System Pu...→

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is giving out backpacks full of supplies to New York City's homeless population amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: This couple is helping NYC's homeless am...→

Dr. Anthony Fauci says it's 'impossible to call' if coronavirus pandemic could cancel NFL season

Dr. Anthony Fauci says it's 'impossible to call' if coronavirus pandemic could cancel NFL season

Dr. Anthony Fauci says whether or not the college football and NFL seasons play this fall is “impossible to call” at this time, and he told Sports Illustrated’ [...] Read full article: Dr. Anthony Fauci says it's 'impossible ...→

Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Transit Fares To Proceed Amid Pandemic

Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Transit Fares To Proceed Amid Pandemic

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, higher tolls at the Golden Gate Bridge, along with higher transit fares, are still slated to go into effect next month. Read full article: Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Tr...→

Fine-dining restaurants, including Chicago’s Alinea, find new ways to survive amid pandemic

Fine-dining restaurants, including Chicago’s Alinea, find new ways to survive amid pandemic

Alinea in Chicago used to welcome guests with a $365, 18-course tasting menu; it’s now cooking up a six-course to-go feast for $49.95. Read full article: Fine-dining restaurants, including Chica...→

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Actor Eric Roberts went on a rant against Donald Trump over his recent campaign rally in Tulsa. Okla. amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporter...→

How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarting Season Amid Pandemic, Social Unrest

Bam Adebayo thinks injuries could be more prevalent than usual when the NBA gets back on the floor next month, given the demands that will be on players’ bodie [...] Read full article: How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarti...→

The Old Globe Thrives in Digital Space Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

The cherished Balboa Park theatre went from zero digital programs to countless as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: The Old Globe Thrives in Digital Space A...→

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

Children are allowed back on playgrounds, restaurants are opening outdoor seating and barbershops are cutting hair again. Read full article: New York City enters second phase of reo...→

Cruz Trial Indefinitely On Hold Amid Pandemic

Cruz Trial Indefinitely On Hold Amid Pandemic

During a virtual meeting Monday, the Broward County judge overseeing the Nikolas Cruz case expressed concern over the challenges of starting a trial anytime so [...] Read full article: Cruz Trial Indefinitely On Hold Amid Pan...→

The Latest: Louisiana not easing restrictions amid uptick

BATON ROUGE, La. - Louisiana won’t be further easing its restrictions on businesses because the state is seeing a troubling, recent uptick in coronavirus cases [...] Read full article: The Latest: Louisiana not easing restri...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Las Vegas company offering  drive-thru weddings amid COVID-19 pandemic

Las Vegas company offering drive-thru weddings amid COVID-19 pandemic

I Do Drive Thru Weddings is an Australian based company that’s branching out in Las Vegas. They host elopements and tiny weddings. Read full article: Las Vegas company offering drive-thru w...→

High schools push ahead for fall football amid pandemic

High schools push ahead for fall football amid pandemic

High schools across the country are trying to figure out how and when students might return to classrooms this fall. Read full article: High schools push ahead for fall footbal...→

Faith-based mutual aid flourishes amid pandemic, protests

Faith-based mutual aid flourishes amid pandemic, protests

(RNS) — Groceries. Prepared meals. Face masks. Prayer requests. Housing. Rent assistance. Mental health care. Spiritual guidance. Career advice. Transportation [...] Read full article: Faith-based mutual aid flourishes amid p...→

6 Things to Know – Videos Show Use of Force By Suspended Officer, Florida Gov. Stays the Course Amid Pandemic

6 Things to Know – Videos Show Use of Force By Suspended Officer, Florida Gov. Stays the Course Amid Pandemic

It’s Wednesday, June 24th – and NBC 6 has the top stories you need to know for the day. No. 1 – Fort Lauderdale police released seven videos on Tuesday of prev [...] Read full article: 6 Things to Know – Videos Show Use of Fo...→

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

The University of South Florida plans to provide $20 million to help students who are experiencing financial hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: University of South Florida awards $20 m...→

Pandemic makes summer's heat more challenging, but here's financial help

Pandemic makes summer's heat more challenging, but here's financial help

The pandemic is making it all the more challenging for people to handle summertime's hot, humid conditions. However, even though many resources that have been [...] Read full article: Pandemic makes summer's heat more challe...→

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

When Winnie the robot first started working at LAX’s Embassy Suites hotel she was more of a novelty than anything else. “It was a way to get guests engaged,” s [...] Read full article: At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Ess...→

LaGuardia Community College celebrates 2020 commencement amid COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

Graduates of LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City traditionally face more challenges and hardships than your average student, but this year the Read full article: LaGuardia Community College celebrates 2...→

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Only about 1,000 Muslims already inside Saudi Arabia's kingdom will be allowed to attend a heavily pared-down version of hajj this year due to the coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with ...→

Officials warn parents of dangers of online predators amid summer break, pandemic

Officials warn parents of dangers of online predators amid summer break, pandemic

With school out and summer in full swing, many kids are spending their time online during the health crisis. Some officials worry now may be the most dangerous [...] Read full article: Officials warn parents of dangers of onl...→

San Diego Attorney Hopes to Help Families Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Bonnie Mantel, a certified family law specialist, expects to see a rise in cases as a result of the new coronavirus outbreak and its impact on families. Read full article: San Diego Attorney Hopes to Help Familie...→

Disneyland unions push back against reopening amid pandemic

Disneyland unions push back against reopening amid pandemic

Unions representing Disneyland workers are pushing back on plans to reopen the theme park next month as cases of coronavirus surge across the country. Read full article: Disneyland unions push back against reop...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

Players association’s rejection of MLB’s latest proposal puts fate of 2020 season into Rob Manfred’s hands, with 60-game schedule likely

Players association’s rejection of MLB’s latest proposal puts fate of 2020 season into Rob Manfred’s hands, with 60-game schedule likely

MLBPA’s rejection of MLB’s latest offer puts Rob Manfred in control of the fate of the season, per the entities’ March 26 agreement, as the commissioner can no [...] Read full article: Players association’s rejection of MLB’s...→

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Bowdoin College, an NCAA Division III school located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that it will not participate in collegiate sports during the fall [...] Read full article: Division III Bowdoin College cancels fal...→

MLB: Players reject latest offer of 60-game season from owners

MLB: Players reject latest offer of 60-game season from owners

The baseball players’ association executive board reportedly votes 33-5 to reject deal with MLB for 60-game regular season. Read full article: MLB: Players reject latest offer of 60-g...→

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

Dozens of college players have contracted or been exposed to COVID-19, just as the NCAA has approved "voluntary" practices. Sadly, the players will have to spe [...] Read full article: College football amid a pandemic is not ...→

New Jersey overdose deaths spike by 20% amid pandemic, officials say

New Jersey overdose deaths spike by 20% amid pandemic, officials say

Overdoses in New Jersey are up 20% so far this year compared to the same time period in 2019, Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli said Monday. Read full article: New Jersey overdose deaths spike by 20% ...→

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Michelle Beckley has requested that Denton County Judge Andy Eads institute a mask ordinance to “alleviate uncertainty and provide consist [...] Read full article: State Representative Requests Mask Ordin...→

Valentino sues NYC landlord to get out of 5th Ave lease amid pandemic

Valentino sues NYC landlord to get out of 5th Ave lease amid pandemic

Fashion brand Valentino wants to break the lease on its chic Fifth Avenue location — because the coronavirus is stopping it from conducting “high-end” business [...] Read full article: Valentino sues NYC landlord to get out o...→

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Tampa Bay Buccaneers star Shaquil Barrett is looking to build upon a great 2019 season and has no qualms about the NFL’s plan to play amid the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates ...→

Democratic National Committee Says Convention Will Be Downsized Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Democratic National Committee Says Convention Will Be Downsized Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, and concerns over a second wave of new cases, the Democratic National Committee announced Wednesday that this year’s con [...] Read full article: Democratic National Committee Says Conve...→

Faith-based mutual aid flourishes amid pandemic, protests

Faith-based mutual aid flourishes amid pandemic, protests

(RNS) — Groceries. Prepared meals. Face masks. Prayer requests. Housing. Rent assistance. Mental health care. Spiritual guidance. Career advice. Transportation [...] Read full article: Faith-based mutual aid flourishes amid p...→

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

US citizens unlikely to be allowed into Europe as borders reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

This is due to how the coronavirus pandemic is flaring in the U.S. and President Donald Trump's ban on Europeans entering the United States. Read full article: US citizens unlikely to be allowed into ...→

6 Things to Know – Videos Show Use of Force By Suspended Officer, Florida Gov. Stays the Course Amid Pandemic

6 Things to Know – Videos Show Use of Force By Suspended Officer, Florida Gov. Stays the Course Amid Pandemic

It’s Wednesday, June 24th – and NBC 6 has the top stories you need to know for the day. No. 1 – Fort Lauderdale police released seven videos on Tuesday of prev [...] Read full article: 6 Things to Know – Videos Show Use of Fo...→

Why hard-hit bars and restaurants may have to stop selling takeout booze amid the pandemic

Why hard-hit bars and restaurants may have to stop selling takeout booze amid the pandemic

A temporary measure from the New York State Liquor Authority that allows takeout and delivery of alcoholic drinks with food is set to expire on June 27. Read full article: Why hard-hit bars and restaurants may ha...→

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

The University of South Florida plans to provide $20 million to help students who are experiencing financial hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: University of South Florida awards $20 m...→

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Kentucky expects record turnout for primary amid pandemic

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Kentucky expects record turnout for primary amid pandemic

A number of changes were made in the state to allow for an increase in absentee voting by mail after the primary was delayed. Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Kentucky expec...→

Pandemic makes summer's heat more challenging, but here's financial help

Pandemic makes summer's heat more challenging, but here's financial help

The pandemic is making it all the more challenging for people to handle summertime's hot, humid conditions. However, even though many resources that have been [...] Read full article: Pandemic makes summer's heat more challe...→

Device On Good Day Cafe's HVAC System Purifies Air Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Device On Good Day Cafe's HVAC System Purifies Air Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

"I call it we've got our little virus zappers out there, like a bug zapper but for viruses," owner Nancy Webb said. Read full article: Device On Good Day Cafe's HVAC System Pu...→

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Essential Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

When Winnie the robot first started working at LAX’s Embassy Suites hotel she was more of a novelty than anything else. “It was a way to get guests engaged,” s [...] Read full article: At Your Service! Hotel Robot Becomes Ess...→

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is helping NYC's homeless amid the coronavirus pandemic

This couple is giving out backpacks full of supplies to New York City's homeless population amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: This couple is helping NYC's homeless am...→

LaGuardia Community College celebrates 2020 commencement amid COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

Graduates of LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City traditionally face more challenges and hardships than your average student, but this year the Read full article: LaGuardia Community College celebrates 2...→

Dr. Anthony Fauci says it's 'impossible to call' if coronavirus pandemic could cancel NFL season

Dr. Anthony Fauci says it's 'impossible to call' if coronavirus pandemic could cancel NFL season

Dr. Anthony Fauci says whether or not the college football and NFL seasons play this fall is “impossible to call” at this time, and he told Sports Illustrated’ [...] Read full article: Dr. Anthony Fauci says it's 'impossible ...→

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with 'very limited numbers' amid coronavirus pandemic

Only about 1,000 Muslims already inside Saudi Arabia's kingdom will be allowed to attend a heavily pared-down version of hajj this year due to the coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia says hajj to go ahead with ...→

Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Transit Fares To Proceed Amid Pandemic

Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Transit Fares To Proceed Amid Pandemic

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, higher tolls at the Golden Gate Bridge, along with higher transit fares, are still slated to go into effect next month. Read full article: Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Tr...→

Officials warn parents of dangers of online predators amid summer break, pandemic

Officials warn parents of dangers of online predators amid summer break, pandemic

With school out and summer in full swing, many kids are spending their time online during the health crisis. Some officials worry now may be the most dangerous [...] Read full article: Officials warn parents of dangers of onl...→

Fine-dining restaurants, including Chicago’s Alinea, find new ways to survive amid pandemic

Fine-dining restaurants, including Chicago’s Alinea, find new ways to survive amid pandemic

Alinea in Chicago used to welcome guests with a $365, 18-course tasting menu; it’s now cooking up a six-course to-go feast for $49.95. Read full article: Fine-dining restaurants, including Chica...→

San Diego Attorney Hopes to Help Families Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Bonnie Mantel, a certified family law specialist, expects to see a rise in cases as a result of the new coronavirus outbreak and its impact on families. Read full article: San Diego Attorney Hopes to Help Familie...→

Disneyland unions push back against reopening amid pandemic

Disneyland unions push back against reopening amid pandemic

Unions representing Disneyland workers are pushing back on plans to reopen the theme park next month as cases of coronavirus surge across the country. Read full article: Disneyland unions push back against reop...→

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporters for attending Oklahoma rally amid the coronavirus pandemic

Actor Eric Roberts went on a rant against Donald Trump over his recent campaign rally in Tulsa. Okla. amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Eric Roberts criticizes Trump, supporter...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarting Season Amid Pandemic, Social Unrest

Bam Adebayo thinks injuries could be more prevalent than usual when the NBA gets back on the floor next month, given the demands that will be on players’ bodie [...] Read full article: How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarti...→

Players association’s rejection of MLB’s latest proposal puts fate of 2020 season into Rob Manfred’s hands, with 60-game schedule likely

Players association’s rejection of MLB’s latest proposal puts fate of 2020 season into Rob Manfred’s hands, with 60-game schedule likely

MLBPA’s rejection of MLB’s latest offer puts Rob Manfred in control of the fate of the season, per the entities’ March 26 agreement, as the commissioner can no [...] Read full article: Players association’s rejection of MLB’s...→

The Old Globe Thrives in Digital Space Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

The cherished Balboa Park theatre went from zero digital programs to countless as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: The Old Globe Thrives in Digital Space A...→

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Division III Bowdoin College cancels fall sports amid coronavirus pandemic

Bowdoin College, an NCAA Division III school located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that it will not participate in collegiate sports during the fall [...] Read full article: Division III Bowdoin College cancels fal...→

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

Children are allowed back on playgrounds, restaurants are opening outdoor seating and barbershops are cutting hair again. Read full article: New York City enters second phase of reo...→

MLB: Players reject latest offer of 60-game season from owners

MLB: Players reject latest offer of 60-game season from owners

The baseball players’ association executive board reportedly votes 33-5 to reject deal with MLB for 60-game regular season. Read full article: MLB: Players reject latest offer of 60-g...→

Cruz Trial Indefinitely On Hold Amid Pandemic

Cruz Trial Indefinitely On Hold Amid Pandemic

During a virtual meeting Monday, the Broward County judge overseeing the Nikolas Cruz case expressed concern over the challenges of starting a trial anytime so [...] Read full article: Cruz Trial Indefinitely On Hold Amid Pan...→

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

Dozens of college players have contracted or been exposed to COVID-19, just as the NCAA has approved "voluntary" practices. Sadly, the players will have to spe [...] Read full article: College football amid a pandemic is not ...→

The Latest: Louisiana not easing restrictions amid uptick

BATON ROUGE, La. - Louisiana won’t be further easing its restrictions on businesses because the state is seeing a troubling, recent uptick in coronavirus cases [...] Read full article: The Latest: Louisiana not easing restri...→

New Jersey overdose deaths spike by 20% amid pandemic, officials say

New Jersey overdose deaths spike by 20% amid pandemic, officials say

Overdoses in New Jersey are up 20% so far this year compared to the same time period in 2019, Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli said Monday. Read full article: New Jersey overdose deaths spike by 20% ...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Michelle Beckley has requested that Denton County Judge Andy Eads institute a mask ordinance to “alleviate uncertainty and provide consist [...] Read full article: State Representative Requests Mask Ordin...→

Las Vegas company offering  drive-thru weddings amid COVID-19 pandemic

Las Vegas company offering drive-thru weddings amid COVID-19 pandemic

I Do Drive Thru Weddings is an Australian based company that’s branching out in Las Vegas. They host elopements and tiny weddings. Read full article: Las Vegas company offering drive-thru w...→

Valentino sues NYC landlord to get out of 5th Ave lease amid pandemic

Valentino sues NYC landlord to get out of 5th Ave lease amid pandemic

Fashion brand Valentino wants to break the lease on its chic Fifth Avenue location — because the coronavirus is stopping it from conducting “high-end” business [...] Read full article: Valentino sues NYC landlord to get out o...→

High schools push ahead for fall football amid pandemic

High schools push ahead for fall football amid pandemic

High schools across the country are trying to figure out how and when students might return to classrooms this fall. Read full article: High schools push ahead for fall footbal...→

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates safe return to football amid coronavirus pandemic

Tampa Bay Buccaneers star Shaquil Barrett is looking to build upon a great 2019 season and has no qualms about the NFL’s plan to play amid the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Buccaneers' Shaquil Barrett anticipates ...→