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Walz and MN church leaders were close to a reopening deal. Then Trump spoke.

Walz and MN church leaders were close to a reopening deal. Then Trump spoke.

President Donald Trump on Friday afternoon threw a wrench into talks between Gov. Tim Walz and some Minnesota church leaders as they were close to an understan [...] Read full article: Walz and MN church leaders were close to...→

Walz and MN church leaders were close to a reopening deal. Then Trump spoke.

Walz and MN church leaders were close to a reopening deal. Then Trump spoke.

President Donald Trump on Friday afternoon threw a wrench into talks between Gov. Tim Walz and some Minnesota church leaders as they were close to an understan [...] Read full article: Walz and MN church leaders were close to...→

San Francisco Religious Leaders To Call For Slow Reopening Of Live Services

San Francisco Religious Leaders To Call For Slow Reopening Of Live Services

A group of black religious leaders were planning to gather Monday to promote sticking with virtual worship services during the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus pan [...] Read full article: San Francisco Religious Leaders To Call ...→

MN Gov. Walz reaches agreement with religious leaders over in-person services

MN Gov. Walz reaches agreement with religious leaders over in-person services

In-person religious services will be allowed to resume in Minnesota on Wednesday, May 27 after Gov. Tim Walz reached an agreement with religious leaders who pl [...] Read full article: MN Gov. Walz reaches agreement with reli...→

Guidance on Church Reopening Held Up in Dispute Between CDC, White House

Guidance on Church Reopening Held Up in Dispute Between CDC, White House

Guidance on reopening houses of worship has been put on hold after a disagreement between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the White House, a [...] Read full article: Guidance on Church Reopening Held Up in ...→

Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Despite Gov. Tim Walz’s announcement Wednesday that continuing to prohibit religious gatherings of more than 10 people in Minnesota, leader of Catholic and som [...] Read full article: Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they ...→

Texas church to close after priest dies after COVID-19 infection

Texas church to close after priest dies after COVID-19 infection

The diocese encouraged anyone who attended masses at Holy Ghost to get tested as a precaution. Read full article: Texas church to close after priest dies ...→

Texas Catholic Church Closes After Leaders Get COVID-19

Texas Catholic Church Closes After Leaders Get COVID-19

A Catholic church in Houston has closed its doors after five of its leaders tested positive for COVID-19, including two priests who had helped celebrate public [...] Read full article: Texas Catholic Church Closes After Leade...→

Church leaders outline plan for holding services again in Chicago

Church leaders outline plan for holding services again in Chicago

The plan includes: handing out hand sanitizer, gloves and masks; following social distancing guidelines; and temperature checks before each service. Read full article: Church leaders outline plan for holding ...→

Pompeo Welcomes Afghan Power-Sharing Deal, Chides Leaders for Lost Time

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday welcomed a power-sharing deal to end a months-long political stalemate in Afghanistan, but chided President Ashraf Gha [...] Read full article: Pompeo Welcomes Afghan Power-Sharing Dea...→

How Close is Chicago to Its Next Phase of Reopening? Here’s a Look

How Close is Chicago to Its Next Phase of Reopening? Here’s a Look

Chicago is currently in phase two of a five-phased reopening plan, but with many regions in Illinois preparing to enter the next steps of reopening, residents [...] Read full article: How Close is Chicago to Its Next Phase o...→

Broward leaders list safety rules ahead of beaches reopening

Broward leaders list safety rules ahead of beaches reopening

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Beaches in Broward County are set to begin reopening in less than 24 hours, but before people can return to... Read full article: Broward leaders list safety rules ahead ...→

As Push For In-Person Services Comes From Washington, Faith Leaders Stress Caution On Reopening Churches

President Trump declared places of worship "essential" during the COVID-19 pandemic and said he'd override governors who didn't allow in-person services, but m [...] Read full article: As Push For In-Person Services Comes Fro...→

Worshiper Leaders Prepare For Reopening Safely During Pandemic

Worshiper Leaders Prepare For Reopening Safely During Pandemic

Starting next week, worship leaders who want to have in-person services are allowed to do so -- at 25% occupancy, with continued social distancing and other he [...] Read full article: Worshiper Leaders Prepare For Reopening ...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Tom Hanks Salutes High School Graduates; Church Leaders Remain Cautious

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Tom Hanks Salutes High School Graduates; Church Leaders Remain Cautious

The tsunami of news about the current COVID-19outbreak and now the shelter-in-place can be overwhelming. To help you navigate through what you need to know -- [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Tom Hanks...→

Coronavirus Forces Ford Plants To Temporarily Close Days After Reopening

Coronavirus Forces Ford Plants To Temporarily Close Days After Reopening

Two Ford plants were briefly closed Wednesday after employees tested positive for Covid-19 just two days after production resumed following a two-month shutdow [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Forces Ford Plants To Tempor...→

Walz sets June 1 for reopening outdoor dining, hair salons

Walz sets June 1 for reopening outdoor dining, hair salons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota restaurants and bars may reopen June 1 for outdoor dining with social distancing and other safeguards, while salons can resume cut [...] Read full article: Walz sets June 1 for reopening outdoor d...→

Fairfax County School Leaders Propose Changes for Reopening, Seek Input From Community

Fairfax County School Leaders Propose Changes for Reopening, Seek Input From Community

Changes are necessary before students return to schools. In Fairfax County, Virginia, school leaders submitted to the school board a proposal for what those ch [...] Read full article: Fairfax County School Leaders Propose Ch...→

Some Mass. Religious Leaders Urge Caution When Reopening Churches

Some Mass. Religious Leaders Urge Caution When Reopening Churches

Even though Gov. Charlie Baker gave houses of worship the green light to resume in-person services, some religious leaders are urging caution. Read full article: Some Mass. Religious Leaders Urge Cautio...→

Congress nowhere close to a coronavirus deal as unemployment spikes

Congress nowhere close to a coronavirus deal as unemployment spikes

Senate Republicans have no plans to unveil an alternative to the massive relief bill passed by House Democrats. Read full article: Congress nowhere close to a coronavirus ...→

Prince George’s Needs More Coronavirus Tests Before Reopening, Leaders Say

Prince George’s Needs More Coronavirus Tests Before Reopening, Leaders Say

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says the state as a whole is ready to take the first step towards reopening, but leaders in Prince George’s, the county hardest-hit b [...] Read full article: Prince George’s Needs More Coronavirus T...→

Northern Virginia Close to Reopening, Must Meet 2 More Criteria

Northern Virginia Close to Reopening, Must Meet 2 More Criteria

Northern Virginia businesses could start the first phase of reopening at the end of the week. The decision is expected to come from Gov. Ralph Northam on Tuesd [...] Read full article: Northern Virginia Close to Reopening, Mu...→

Faith leaders stress caution on reopening churches as Trump pushes for in-person services | WTOP

Faith leaders are stressing the need for a cautious approach to reopening churches after President Donald Trump declared places of worship “essential” during t [...] Read full article: Faith leaders stress caution on reopenin...→

San Diego Church Leaders Resist Trump Call for Immediate In-Person Worship - Times of San Diego

President Trump has called for the immediate resumption of in-person religious services. But at least one San Diego pastor asserts that spiritual work isn’t on [...] Read full article: San Diego Church Leaders Resist Trump Ca...→

Church Leaders Pressuring Governor to Allow Them to Open Houses of Worship

Church Leaders Pressuring Governor to Allow Them to Open Houses of Worship

Church leaders across California are pressuring the governor to allow them to open houses of worship and among them is Acts Full Gospel Church Bishop Bob Jacks [...] Read full article: Church Leaders Pressuring Governor to Al...→

Tampa leaders considering plan to close part of Bayshore Blvd once a month for pedestrians, bikers

Tampa leaders considering plan to close part of Bayshore Blvd once a month for pedestrians, bikers

Tampa city leaders are considering a plan that would close part of Bayshore Boulevard down once a month, opening the road up exclusively to pedestrians and cyc [...] Read full article: Tampa leaders considering plan to close ...→

Walz inches forward on reopening more June 1, leaving many unsatisfied

Walz inches forward on reopening more June 1, leaving many unsatisfied

Minnesota’s emergence from shutdown amid the coronavirus pandemic inched forward Wednesday, as Gov. Tim Walz announced limited openings of a number of sectors [...] Read full article: Walz inches forward on reopening more Ju...→

Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has recorded 29 more COVID-19 deaths, the second-highest one-day death toll of the pandemic, the state health department reported [...] Read full article: Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for re...→

Trump, GOP Leaders Bet on Reopening Over Stimulus for Recovery

Trump, GOP Leaders Bet on Reopening Over Stimulus for Recovery

President Donald Trump and Republican congressional leaders are counting on state lockdowns lifting to propel an economic rebound that will ease pressure for a [...] Read full article: Trump, GOP Leaders Bet on Reopening Over...→

Trump tells governors administration may step in on reopening The president made the remarks in a teleconference with state leaders on Monday afternoon. 1M ago

Trump tells governors administration may step in on reopening The president made the remarks in a teleconference with state leaders on Monday afternoon. 1M ago

May 19, 2020 / 6:34 AM / CBS News... The president made the remarks in a teleconference with state leaders on Monday afternoon, appearing from the White House [...] Read full article: Trump tells governors administration may...→

Gov. Walz signs bills as MN Legislature tries to finish its work

Gov. Walz signs bills as MN Legislature tries to finish its work

Gov. Tim Walz signed nearly a dozen bills into law Saturday as the Minnesota Legislature moved toward an unprecedented end to its regular lawmaking session. La [...] Read full article: Gov. Walz signs bills as MN Legislature ...→

Northern Virginia Close to Reopening, Must Meet 2 More Criteria

Northern Virginia Close to Reopening, Must Meet 2 More Criteria

Northern Virginia businesses could start the first phase of reopening at the end of the week. The decision is expected to come from Gov. Ralph Northam on Tuesd [...] Read full article: Northern Virginia Close to Reopening, Mu...→

As Push For In-Person Services Comes From Washington, Faith Leaders Stress Caution On Reopening Churches

President Trump declared places of worship "essential" during the COVID-19 pandemic and said he'd override governors who didn't allow in-person services, but m [...] Read full article: As Push For In-Person Services Comes Fro...→

San Francisco Religious Leaders To Call For Slow Reopening Of Live Services

San Francisco Religious Leaders To Call For Slow Reopening Of Live Services

A group of black religious leaders were planning to gather Monday to promote sticking with virtual worship services during the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus pan [...] Read full article: San Francisco Religious Leaders To Call ...→

San Diego Church Leaders Resist Trump Call for Immediate In-Person Worship - Times of San Diego

President Trump has called for the immediate resumption of in-person religious services. But at least one San Diego pastor asserts that spiritual work isn’t on [...] Read full article: San Diego Church Leaders Resist Trump Ca...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Tom Hanks Salutes High School Graduates; Church Leaders Remain Cautious

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Tom Hanks Salutes High School Graduates; Church Leaders Remain Cautious

The tsunami of news about the current COVID-19outbreak and now the shelter-in-place can be overwhelming. To help you navigate through what you need to know -- [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Tom Hanks...→

Tampa leaders considering plan to close part of Bayshore Blvd once a month for pedestrians, bikers

Tampa leaders considering plan to close part of Bayshore Blvd once a month for pedestrians, bikers

Tampa city leaders are considering a plan that would close part of Bayshore Boulevard down once a month, opening the road up exclusively to pedestrians and cyc [...] Read full article: Tampa leaders considering plan to close ...→

Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Despite Gov. Tim Walz’s announcement Wednesday that continuing to prohibit religious gatherings of more than 10 people in Minnesota, leader of Catholic and som [...] Read full article: Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they ...→

Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has recorded 29 more COVID-19 deaths, the second-highest one-day death toll of the pandemic, the state health department reported [...] Read full article: Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for re...→

Fairfax County School Leaders Propose Changes for Reopening, Seek Input From Community

Fairfax County School Leaders Propose Changes for Reopening, Seek Input From Community

Changes are necessary before students return to schools. In Fairfax County, Virginia, school leaders submitted to the school board a proposal for what those ch [...] Read full article: Fairfax County School Leaders Propose Ch...→

Texas Catholic Church Closes After Leaders Get COVID-19

Texas Catholic Church Closes After Leaders Get COVID-19

A Catholic church in Houston has closed its doors after five of its leaders tested positive for COVID-19, including two priests who had helped celebrate public [...] Read full article: Texas Catholic Church Closes After Leade...→

Trump tells governors administration may step in on reopening The president made the remarks in a teleconference with state leaders on Monday afternoon. 1M ago

Trump tells governors administration may step in on reopening The president made the remarks in a teleconference with state leaders on Monday afternoon. 1M ago

May 19, 2020 / 6:34 AM / CBS News... The president made the remarks in a teleconference with state leaders on Monday afternoon, appearing from the White House [...] Read full article: Trump tells governors administration may...→

Pompeo Welcomes Afghan Power-Sharing Deal, Chides Leaders for Lost Time

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday welcomed a power-sharing deal to end a months-long political stalemate in Afghanistan, but chided President Ashraf Gha [...] Read full article: Pompeo Welcomes Afghan Power-Sharing Dea...→

Gov. Walz signs bills as MN Legislature tries to finish its work

Gov. Walz signs bills as MN Legislature tries to finish its work

Gov. Tim Walz signed nearly a dozen bills into law Saturday as the Minnesota Legislature moved toward an unprecedented end to its regular lawmaking session. La [...] Read full article: Gov. Walz signs bills as MN Legislature ...→

Prince George’s Needs More Coronavirus Tests Before Reopening, Leaders Say

Prince George’s Needs More Coronavirus Tests Before Reopening, Leaders Say

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says the state as a whole is ready to take the first step towards reopening, but leaders in Prince George’s, the county hardest-hit b [...] Read full article: Prince George’s Needs More Coronavirus T...→

Broward leaders list safety rules ahead of beaches reopening

Broward leaders list safety rules ahead of beaches reopening

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Beaches in Broward County are set to begin reopening in less than 24 hours, but before people can return to... Read full article: Broward leaders list safety rules ahead ...→

Faith leaders stress caution on reopening churches as Trump pushes for in-person services | WTOP

Faith leaders are stressing the need for a cautious approach to reopening churches after President Donald Trump declared places of worship “essential” during t [...] Read full article: Faith leaders stress caution on reopenin...→

Worshiper Leaders Prepare For Reopening Safely During Pandemic

Worshiper Leaders Prepare For Reopening Safely During Pandemic

Starting next week, worship leaders who want to have in-person services are allowed to do so -- at 25% occupancy, with continued social distancing and other he [...] Read full article: Worshiper Leaders Prepare For Reopening ...→

MN Gov. Walz reaches agreement with religious leaders over in-person services

MN Gov. Walz reaches agreement with religious leaders over in-person services

In-person religious services will be allowed to resume in Minnesota on Wednesday, May 27 after Gov. Tim Walz reached an agreement with religious leaders who pl [...] Read full article: MN Gov. Walz reaches agreement with reli...→

Church Leaders Pressuring Governor to Allow Them to Open Houses of Worship

Church Leaders Pressuring Governor to Allow Them to Open Houses of Worship

Church leaders across California are pressuring the governor to allow them to open houses of worship and among them is Acts Full Gospel Church Bishop Bob Jacks [...] Read full article: Church Leaders Pressuring Governor to Al...→

Coronavirus Forces Ford Plants To Temporarily Close Days After Reopening

Coronavirus Forces Ford Plants To Temporarily Close Days After Reopening

Two Ford plants were briefly closed Wednesday after employees tested positive for Covid-19 just two days after production resumed following a two-month shutdow [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Forces Ford Plants To Tempor...→

Guidance on Church Reopening Held Up in Dispute Between CDC, White House

Guidance on Church Reopening Held Up in Dispute Between CDC, White House

Guidance on reopening houses of worship has been put on hold after a disagreement between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the White House, a [...] Read full article: Guidance on Church Reopening Held Up in ...→

Walz inches forward on reopening more June 1, leaving many unsatisfied

Walz inches forward on reopening more June 1, leaving many unsatisfied

Minnesota’s emergence from shutdown amid the coronavirus pandemic inched forward Wednesday, as Gov. Tim Walz announced limited openings of a number of sectors [...] Read full article: Walz inches forward on reopening more Ju...→

Walz sets June 1 for reopening outdoor dining, hair salons

Walz sets June 1 for reopening outdoor dining, hair salons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota restaurants and bars may reopen June 1 for outdoor dining with social distancing and other safeguards, while salons can resume cut [...] Read full article: Walz sets June 1 for reopening outdoor d...→

Texas church to close after priest dies after COVID-19 infection

Texas church to close after priest dies after COVID-19 infection

The diocese encouraged anyone who attended masses at Holy Ghost to get tested as a precaution. Read full article: Texas church to close after priest dies ...→

Trump, GOP Leaders Bet on Reopening Over Stimulus for Recovery

Trump, GOP Leaders Bet on Reopening Over Stimulus for Recovery

President Donald Trump and Republican congressional leaders are counting on state lockdowns lifting to propel an economic rebound that will ease pressure for a [...] Read full article: Trump, GOP Leaders Bet on Reopening Over...→

Some Mass. Religious Leaders Urge Caution When Reopening Churches

Some Mass. Religious Leaders Urge Caution When Reopening Churches

Even though Gov. Charlie Baker gave houses of worship the green light to resume in-person services, some religious leaders are urging caution. Read full article: Some Mass. Religious Leaders Urge Cautio...→

Church leaders outline plan for holding services again in Chicago

Church leaders outline plan for holding services again in Chicago

The plan includes: handing out hand sanitizer, gloves and masks; following social distancing guidelines; and temperature checks before each service. Read full article: Church leaders outline plan for holding ...→

Congress nowhere close to a coronavirus deal as unemployment spikes

Congress nowhere close to a coronavirus deal as unemployment spikes

Senate Republicans have no plans to unveil an alternative to the massive relief bill passed by House Democrats. Read full article: Congress nowhere close to a coronavirus ...→

How Close is Chicago to Its Next Phase of Reopening? Here’s a Look

How Close is Chicago to Its Next Phase of Reopening? Here’s a Look

Chicago is currently in phase two of a five-phased reopening plan, but with many regions in Illinois preparing to enter the next steps of reopening, residents [...] Read full article: How Close is Chicago to Its Next Phase o...→

Broward leaders list safety rules ahead of beaches reopening

Broward leaders list safety rules ahead of beaches reopening

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Beaches in Broward County are set to begin reopening in less than 24 hours, but before people can return to... Read full article: Broward leaders list safety rules ahead ...→

Northern Virginia Close to Reopening, Must Meet 2 More Criteria

Northern Virginia Close to Reopening, Must Meet 2 More Criteria

Northern Virginia businesses could start the first phase of reopening at the end of the week. The decision is expected to come from Gov. Ralph Northam on Tuesd [...] Read full article: Northern Virginia Close to Reopening, Mu...→

As Push For In-Person Services Comes From Washington, Faith Leaders Stress Caution On Reopening Churches

President Trump declared places of worship "essential" during the COVID-19 pandemic and said he'd override governors who didn't allow in-person services, but m [...] Read full article: As Push For In-Person Services Comes Fro...→

Faith leaders stress caution on reopening churches as Trump pushes for in-person services | WTOP

Faith leaders are stressing the need for a cautious approach to reopening churches after President Donald Trump declared places of worship “essential” during t [...] Read full article: Faith leaders stress caution on reopenin...→

San Francisco Religious Leaders To Call For Slow Reopening Of Live Services

San Francisco Religious Leaders To Call For Slow Reopening Of Live Services

A group of black religious leaders were planning to gather Monday to promote sticking with virtual worship services during the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus pan [...] Read full article: San Francisco Religious Leaders To Call ...→

Worshiper Leaders Prepare For Reopening Safely During Pandemic

Worshiper Leaders Prepare For Reopening Safely During Pandemic

Starting next week, worship leaders who want to have in-person services are allowed to do so -- at 25% occupancy, with continued social distancing and other he [...] Read full article: Worshiper Leaders Prepare For Reopening ...→

San Diego Church Leaders Resist Trump Call for Immediate In-Person Worship - Times of San Diego

President Trump has called for the immediate resumption of in-person religious services. But at least one San Diego pastor asserts that spiritual work isn’t on [...] Read full article: San Diego Church Leaders Resist Trump Ca...→

MN Gov. Walz reaches agreement with religious leaders over in-person services

MN Gov. Walz reaches agreement with religious leaders over in-person services

In-person religious services will be allowed to resume in Minnesota on Wednesday, May 27 after Gov. Tim Walz reached an agreement with religious leaders who pl [...] Read full article: MN Gov. Walz reaches agreement with reli...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Tom Hanks Salutes High School Graduates; Church Leaders Remain Cautious

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Tom Hanks Salutes High School Graduates; Church Leaders Remain Cautious

The tsunami of news about the current COVID-19outbreak and now the shelter-in-place can be overwhelming. To help you navigate through what you need to know -- [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Tom Hanks...→

Church Leaders Pressuring Governor to Allow Them to Open Houses of Worship

Church Leaders Pressuring Governor to Allow Them to Open Houses of Worship

Church leaders across California are pressuring the governor to allow them to open houses of worship and among them is Acts Full Gospel Church Bishop Bob Jacks [...] Read full article: Church Leaders Pressuring Governor to Al...→

Coronavirus Forces Ford Plants To Temporarily Close Days After Reopening

Coronavirus Forces Ford Plants To Temporarily Close Days After Reopening

Two Ford plants were briefly closed Wednesday after employees tested positive for Covid-19 just two days after production resumed following a two-month shutdow [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Forces Ford Plants To Tempor...→

Tampa leaders considering plan to close part of Bayshore Blvd once a month for pedestrians, bikers

Tampa leaders considering plan to close part of Bayshore Blvd once a month for pedestrians, bikers

Tampa city leaders are considering a plan that would close part of Bayshore Boulevard down once a month, opening the road up exclusively to pedestrians and cyc [...] Read full article: Tampa leaders considering plan to close ...→

Guidance on Church Reopening Held Up in Dispute Between CDC, White House

Guidance on Church Reopening Held Up in Dispute Between CDC, White House

Guidance on reopening houses of worship has been put on hold after a disagreement between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the White House, a [...] Read full article: Guidance on Church Reopening Held Up in ...→

Walz inches forward on reopening more June 1, leaving many unsatisfied

Walz inches forward on reopening more June 1, leaving many unsatisfied

Minnesota’s emergence from shutdown amid the coronavirus pandemic inched forward Wednesday, as Gov. Tim Walz announced limited openings of a number of sectors [...] Read full article: Walz inches forward on reopening more Ju...→

Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Despite Gov. Tim Walz’s announcement Wednesday that continuing to prohibit religious gatherings of more than 10 people in Minnesota, leader of Catholic and som [...] Read full article: Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they ...→

Walz sets June 1 for reopening outdoor dining, hair salons

Walz sets June 1 for reopening outdoor dining, hair salons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota restaurants and bars may reopen June 1 for outdoor dining with social distancing and other safeguards, while salons can resume cut [...] Read full article: Walz sets June 1 for reopening outdoor d...→

Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has recorded 29 more COVID-19 deaths, the second-highest one-day death toll of the pandemic, the state health department reported [...] Read full article: Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for re...→

Texas church to close after priest dies after COVID-19 infection

Texas church to close after priest dies after COVID-19 infection

The diocese encouraged anyone who attended masses at Holy Ghost to get tested as a precaution. Read full article: Texas church to close after priest dies ...→

Fairfax County School Leaders Propose Changes for Reopening, Seek Input From Community

Fairfax County School Leaders Propose Changes for Reopening, Seek Input From Community

Changes are necessary before students return to schools. In Fairfax County, Virginia, school leaders submitted to the school board a proposal for what those ch [...] Read full article: Fairfax County School Leaders Propose Ch...→

Trump, GOP Leaders Bet on Reopening Over Stimulus for Recovery

Trump, GOP Leaders Bet on Reopening Over Stimulus for Recovery

President Donald Trump and Republican congressional leaders are counting on state lockdowns lifting to propel an economic rebound that will ease pressure for a [...] Read full article: Trump, GOP Leaders Bet on Reopening Over...→

Texas Catholic Church Closes After Leaders Get COVID-19

Texas Catholic Church Closes After Leaders Get COVID-19

A Catholic church in Houston has closed its doors after five of its leaders tested positive for COVID-19, including two priests who had helped celebrate public [...] Read full article: Texas Catholic Church Closes After Leade...→

Some Mass. Religious Leaders Urge Caution When Reopening Churches

Some Mass. Religious Leaders Urge Caution When Reopening Churches

Even though Gov. Charlie Baker gave houses of worship the green light to resume in-person services, some religious leaders are urging caution. Read full article: Some Mass. Religious Leaders Urge Cautio...→

Trump tells governors administration may step in on reopening The president made the remarks in a teleconference with state leaders on Monday afternoon. 1M ago

Trump tells governors administration may step in on reopening The president made the remarks in a teleconference with state leaders on Monday afternoon. 1M ago

May 19, 2020 / 6:34 AM / CBS News... The president made the remarks in a teleconference with state leaders on Monday afternoon, appearing from the White House [...] Read full article: Trump tells governors administration may...→

Church leaders outline plan for holding services again in Chicago

Church leaders outline plan for holding services again in Chicago

The plan includes: handing out hand sanitizer, gloves and masks; following social distancing guidelines; and temperature checks before each service. Read full article: Church leaders outline plan for holding ...→

Pompeo Welcomes Afghan Power-Sharing Deal, Chides Leaders for Lost Time

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday welcomed a power-sharing deal to end a months-long political stalemate in Afghanistan, but chided President Ashraf Gha [...] Read full article: Pompeo Welcomes Afghan Power-Sharing Dea...→

Congress nowhere close to a coronavirus deal as unemployment spikes

Congress nowhere close to a coronavirus deal as unemployment spikes

Senate Republicans have no plans to unveil an alternative to the massive relief bill passed by House Democrats. Read full article: Congress nowhere close to a coronavirus ...→

Gov. Walz signs bills as MN Legislature tries to finish its work

Gov. Walz signs bills as MN Legislature tries to finish its work

Gov. Tim Walz signed nearly a dozen bills into law Saturday as the Minnesota Legislature moved toward an unprecedented end to its regular lawmaking session. La [...] Read full article: Gov. Walz signs bills as MN Legislature ...→

How Close is Chicago to Its Next Phase of Reopening? Here’s a Look

How Close is Chicago to Its Next Phase of Reopening? Here’s a Look

Chicago is currently in phase two of a five-phased reopening plan, but with many regions in Illinois preparing to enter the next steps of reopening, residents [...] Read full article: How Close is Chicago to Its Next Phase o...→

Prince George’s Needs More Coronavirus Tests Before Reopening, Leaders Say

Prince George’s Needs More Coronavirus Tests Before Reopening, Leaders Say

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says the state as a whole is ready to take the first step towards reopening, but leaders in Prince George’s, the county hardest-hit b [...] Read full article: Prince George’s Needs More Coronavirus T...→