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Coronavirus cases in the nation's capital reveal a tale of two cities

Coronavirus cases in the nation's capital reveal a tale of two cities

Washington D.C.’s poorest residents say they were suffering long before the coronavirus hit. Read full article: Coronavirus cases in the nation's capita...→

Protesters rally in Pennsylvania capital against coronavirus restrictions: 'Decisions by fiat'

Protesters rally in Pennsylvania capital against coronavirus restrictions: 'Decisions by fiat'

The rally was organized by ReOpen PA, a group that was involved in organizing a previous rally in Harrisburg and is associated with a handful of conservative a [...] Read full article: Protesters rally in Pennsylvania capital...→

Lightfoot leans on community groups to curb spread of coronavirus among Latinos

Lightfoot leans on community groups to curb spread of coronavirus among Latinos

Latinos account for 42% of all positive COVID-19 cases despite making up less than a third of Chicago’s population. Read full article: Lightfoot leans on community groups to c...→

Lightfoot eyeing ‘range of revenue-generating options’ to recover money lost to coronavirus

Lightfoot eyeing ‘range of revenue-generating options’ to recover money lost to coronavirus

"I don’t think there’s any city budget across the country that is not gonna have to look at one-time measures to put yourself back on track," the mayor said. Read full article: Lightfoot eyeing ‘range of revenue-gener...→

Lightfoot Selling ‘Stay Home, Save Lives’ Merchandise for Coronavirus Relief

Lightfoot Selling ‘Stay Home, Save Lives’ Merchandise for Coronavirus Relief

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is selling merchandise bearing her “Stay home. Save lives” slogan to benefit coronavirus relief funds. Read full article: Lightfoot Selling ‘Stay Home, Save Lives...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Shifts Focus From Fighting Virus to Restarting Economy

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Shifts Focus From Fighting Virus to Restarting Economy

Although new infections were still rising, President Trump said it was time to disband the pandemic task force. Jared Kushner’s volunteer brigade complicated t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Shifts F...→

Barrasso: Next Steps on Coronavirus Relief Must Focus on Workers

Barrasso: Next Steps on Coronavirus Relief Must Focus on Workers

President Donald Trump is pushing for a payroll tax cut as a way to help the nation's businesses rebound from their coronavirus shutdowns, but GOP Sen. John Ba [...] Read full article: Barrasso: Next Steps on Coronavirus Reli...→

Lightfoot warns partygoers they face citations, arrest as state reports 105 new coronavirus deaths

Lightfoot warns partygoers they face citations, arrest as state reports 105 new coronavirus deaths

Chicago police shut down numerous Friday night parties — some with up to 150 attendees — and received tips about six more Saturday, Lightfoot said shortly afte [...] Read full article: Lightfoot warns partygoers they face cit...→

Boeing opts out of federal assistance amid coronavirus crisis

Boeing opts out of federal assistance amid coronavirus crisis

The aerospace manufacturer and defense contractor said it wouldn’t seek taxpayer money after raising $25 billion in bond sales. Read full article: Boeing opts out of federal assistance am...→

Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protestors once again descended on the Virginia state capital of Richmond on Wednesday to demand Gov. Ralph Northam ease the state’s lockdown orders amid the c [...] Read full article: Protests against coronavirus lockdown or...→

Chicago’s coronavirus disparity: Black Chicagoans still dying disproportionately in city as Mayor Lightfoot creates response teams for hard hit neighborhoods

Chicago’s coronavirus disparity: Black Chicagoans still dying disproportionately in city as Mayor Lightfoot creates response teams for hard hit neighborhoods

Chicago's African American community continues to be disproportionately affected by the coronavirus compared to other populations in the city, officials said o [...] Read full article: Chicago’s coronavirus disparity: Black C...→

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

President Trump announced on Thursday his administration’s move to restock the country’s national stockpile and industrial base in an effort to prevent any sho [...] Read full article: Trump vows to resupply national stockpil...→

Lightfoot Wants Chicago’s Coronavirus Response to ‘Warrant a Fifth Star’ on City’s Flag

Lightfoot Wants Chicago’s Coronavirus Response to ‘Warrant a Fifth Star’ on City’s Flag

For nearly 90 years, Chicago’s flag has featured four red stars, but Mayor Lori Lightfoot wants the city’s response to the coronavirus pandemic to warrant addi [...] Read full article: Lightfoot Wants Chicago’s Coronavirus Re...→

Hidden Toll: Mexico Ignores Wave of Coronavirus Deaths in Capital

Hidden Toll: Mexico Ignores Wave of Coronavirus Deaths in Capital

More than three times as many people may have died from Covid-19 in Mexico City than federal statistics show, according to a Times analysis. Read full article: Hidden Toll: Mexico Ignores Wave of Coro...→

Trump says Coronavirus Task Force will continue

Trump says Coronavirus Task Force will continue "indefinitely" but shift focus

The president's directive comes after he told reporters Tuesday the task force would take a "different form." Read full article: Trump says Coronavirus Task Force will c...→

White House to wind down coronavirus task force as Trump shifts focus to reopening country

White House to wind down coronavirus task force as Trump shifts focus to reopening country

The White House coronavirus task force is set to wind down in the weeks ahead as President Trump looks to shift focus from the public health response toward a [...] Read full article: White House to wind down coronavirus tas...→

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

The city of Chicago has reached a bleak milestone of 1,000 coronavirus-related deaths, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on social media Monday. “These are more t [...] Read full article: Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1...→

The nation's capital reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in a 2 [...]

The nation's capital reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in a 2 [...]

The nation's capital reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in a 24-hour period, the local Fox affiliate reported on Friday. Read full article: The nation's capital reported its highes...→

Detroit's Science of Grief program goes virtual and global — with a focus on grief during coronavirus

Detroit's Science of Grief program goes virtual and global — with a focus on grief during coronavirus

Monday’s daily death toll revealed that 946 people have died in Detroit since the coronavirus outbreak began to ravage the country last month, adding to... Read full article: Detroit's Science of Grief program goes ...→

Senate Republicans plan coronavirus probe — with a focus on China

Senate Republicans plan coronavirus probe — with a focus on China

Sen. Ron Johnson said the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee would launch an investigation. Read full article: Senate Republicans plan coronavirus prob...→

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

A mystery illness in kids and other risks from the coronavirus has medical experts urging caution before schools open again in the fall. Read full article: Focus on kids and coronavirus urged befo...→

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

PLUS: New information about the mysterious syndrome impacting children that appears to be tied to COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY tes...→

Lightfoot administration says expired hand sanitizer it distributed is still effective in fighting coronavirus despite its past-due date

Lightfoot administration says expired hand sanitizer it distributed is still effective in fighting coronavirus despite its past-due date

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s administration is defending its distribution of expired hand sanitizer for Chicago aldermen to pass out to residents around the city, sa [...] Read full article: Lightfoot administration says expired ha...→

PTSD in coronavirus survivors, doctors becomes new focus for hospitals across the US

PTSD in coronavirus survivors, doctors becomes new focus for hospitals across the US

One of the distinguishing factors with COVID-19 compared to other pandemics is how friends and families have to distance themselves from each other, which make [...] Read full article: PTSD in coronavirus survivors, doctors b...→

New Pritzker, Lightfoot bobbleheads a nod to their handling of the coronavirus crisis

New Pritzker, Lightfoot bobbleheads a nod to their handling of the coronavirus crisis

For every bobblehead sold, the museum will donate $5 to the Protect the Heroes fund, which helps healthcare workers fighting the coronavirus. Read full article: New Pritzker, Lightfoot bobbleheads a no...→

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco School District Opts For 'Credit/No Credit' Grading

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco School District Opts For 'Credit/No Credit' Grading

Officials with the San Francisco Unified School District late Wednesday announced the approach teachers will be taking as far as grading students for the remai [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Francisco School...→

Trump’s coronavirus briefings to get ‘new look’ as focus shifts

Trump’s coronavirus briefings to get ‘new look’ as focus shifts

The White House signaled Monday its coronavirus briefings will have a “new look to them” and “a new focus to them” as President Trump retools how he wages Amer [...] Read full article: Trump’s coronavirus briefings to get ‘ne...→

Ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson wants City Hall coronavirus deals; Lori Lightfoot says no

Ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson wants City Hall coronavirus deals; Lori Lightfoot says no

Mayor says she wouldn’t agree to Wilson’s demand for cash payment upfront: ‘Millions of dollars in cash is not something I’m ever going to do with taxpayer dol [...] Read full article: Ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson wants...→

Coronavirus cases in the nation's capital reveal a tale of two cities

Coronavirus cases in the nation's capital reveal a tale of two cities

Washington D.C.’s poorest residents say they were suffering long before the coronavirus hit. Read full article: Coronavirus cases in the nation's capita...→

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

A mystery illness in kids and other risks from the coronavirus has medical experts urging caution before schools open again in the fall. Read full article: Focus on kids and coronavirus urged befo...→

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

President Trump announced on Thursday his administration’s move to restock the country’s national stockpile and industrial base in an effort to prevent any sho [...] Read full article: Trump vows to resupply national stockpil...→

Lightfoot leans on community groups to curb spread of coronavirus among Latinos

Lightfoot leans on community groups to curb spread of coronavirus among Latinos

Latinos account for 42% of all positive COVID-19 cases despite making up less than a third of Chicago’s population. Read full article: Lightfoot leans on community groups to c...→

Lightfoot administration says expired hand sanitizer it distributed is still effective in fighting coronavirus despite its past-due date

Lightfoot administration says expired hand sanitizer it distributed is still effective in fighting coronavirus despite its past-due date

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s administration is defending its distribution of expired hand sanitizer for Chicago aldermen to pass out to residents around the city, sa [...] Read full article: Lightfoot administration says expired ha...→

Hidden Toll: Mexico Ignores Wave of Coronavirus Deaths in Capital

Hidden Toll: Mexico Ignores Wave of Coronavirus Deaths in Capital

More than three times as many people may have died from Covid-19 in Mexico City than federal statistics show, according to a Times analysis. Read full article: Hidden Toll: Mexico Ignores Wave of Coro...→

Lightfoot Selling ‘Stay Home, Save Lives’ Merchandise for Coronavirus Relief

Lightfoot Selling ‘Stay Home, Save Lives’ Merchandise for Coronavirus Relief

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is selling merchandise bearing her “Stay home. Save lives” slogan to benefit coronavirus relief funds. Read full article: Lightfoot Selling ‘Stay Home, Save Lives...→

White House to wind down coronavirus task force as Trump shifts focus to reopening country

White House to wind down coronavirus task force as Trump shifts focus to reopening country

The White House coronavirus task force is set to wind down in the weeks ahead as President Trump looks to shift focus from the public health response toward a [...] Read full article: White House to wind down coronavirus tas...→

Barrasso: Next Steps on Coronavirus Relief Must Focus on Workers

Barrasso: Next Steps on Coronavirus Relief Must Focus on Workers

President Donald Trump is pushing for a payroll tax cut as a way to help the nation's businesses rebound from their coronavirus shutdowns, but GOP Sen. John Ba [...] Read full article: Barrasso: Next Steps on Coronavirus Reli...→

PTSD in coronavirus survivors, doctors becomes new focus for hospitals across the US

PTSD in coronavirus survivors, doctors becomes new focus for hospitals across the US

One of the distinguishing factors with COVID-19 compared to other pandemics is how friends and families have to distance themselves from each other, which make [...] Read full article: PTSD in coronavirus survivors, doctors b...→

The nation's capital reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in a 2 [...]

The nation's capital reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in a 2 [...]

The nation's capital reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in a 24-hour period, the local Fox affiliate reported on Friday. Read full article: The nation's capital reported its highes...→

Boeing opts out of federal assistance amid coronavirus crisis

Boeing opts out of federal assistance amid coronavirus crisis

The aerospace manufacturer and defense contractor said it wouldn’t seek taxpayer money after raising $25 billion in bond sales. Read full article: Boeing opts out of federal assistance am...→

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco School District Opts For 'Credit/No Credit' Grading

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco School District Opts For 'Credit/No Credit' Grading

Officials with the San Francisco Unified School District late Wednesday announced the approach teachers will be taking as far as grading students for the remai [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Francisco School...→

Detroit's Science of Grief program goes virtual and global — with a focus on grief during coronavirus

Detroit's Science of Grief program goes virtual and global — with a focus on grief during coronavirus

Monday’s daily death toll revealed that 946 people have died in Detroit since the coronavirus outbreak began to ravage the country last month, adding to... Read full article: Detroit's Science of Grief program goes ...→

Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protestors once again descended on the Virginia state capital of Richmond on Wednesday to demand Gov. Ralph Northam ease the state’s lockdown orders amid the c [...] Read full article: Protests against coronavirus lockdown or...→

Ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson wants City Hall coronavirus deals; Lori Lightfoot says no

Ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson wants City Hall coronavirus deals; Lori Lightfoot says no

Mayor says she wouldn’t agree to Wilson’s demand for cash payment upfront: ‘Millions of dollars in cash is not something I’m ever going to do with taxpayer dol [...] Read full article: Ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson wants...→

Senate Republicans plan coronavirus probe — with a focus on China

Senate Republicans plan coronavirus probe — with a focus on China

Sen. Ron Johnson said the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee would launch an investigation. Read full article: Senate Republicans plan coronavirus prob...→

Protesters rally in Pennsylvania capital against coronavirus restrictions: 'Decisions by fiat'

Protesters rally in Pennsylvania capital against coronavirus restrictions: 'Decisions by fiat'

The rally was organized by ReOpen PA, a group that was involved in organizing a previous rally in Harrisburg and is associated with a handful of conservative a [...] Read full article: Protesters rally in Pennsylvania capital...→

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

PLUS: New information about the mysterious syndrome impacting children that appears to be tied to COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY tes...→

Lightfoot Wants Chicago’s Coronavirus Response to ‘Warrant a Fifth Star’ on City’s Flag

Lightfoot Wants Chicago’s Coronavirus Response to ‘Warrant a Fifth Star’ on City’s Flag

For nearly 90 years, Chicago’s flag has featured four red stars, but Mayor Lori Lightfoot wants the city’s response to the coronavirus pandemic to warrant addi [...] Read full article: Lightfoot Wants Chicago’s Coronavirus Re...→

Lightfoot eyeing ‘range of revenue-generating options’ to recover money lost to coronavirus

Lightfoot eyeing ‘range of revenue-generating options’ to recover money lost to coronavirus

"I don’t think there’s any city budget across the country that is not gonna have to look at one-time measures to put yourself back on track," the mayor said. Read full article: Lightfoot eyeing ‘range of revenue-gener...→

Trump says Coronavirus Task Force will continue

Trump says Coronavirus Task Force will continue "indefinitely" but shift focus

The president's directive comes after he told reporters Tuesday the task force would take a "different form." Read full article: Trump says Coronavirus Task Force will c...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Shifts Focus From Fighting Virus to Restarting Economy

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Shifts Focus From Fighting Virus to Restarting Economy

Although new infections were still rising, President Trump said it was time to disband the pandemic task force. Jared Kushner’s volunteer brigade complicated t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Shifts F...→

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

The city of Chicago has reached a bleak milestone of 1,000 coronavirus-related deaths, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on social media Monday. “These are more t [...] Read full article: Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1...→

Lightfoot warns partygoers they face citations, arrest as state reports 105 new coronavirus deaths

Lightfoot warns partygoers they face citations, arrest as state reports 105 new coronavirus deaths

Chicago police shut down numerous Friday night parties — some with up to 150 attendees — and received tips about six more Saturday, Lightfoot said shortly afte [...] Read full article: Lightfoot warns partygoers they face cit...→

New Pritzker, Lightfoot bobbleheads a nod to their handling of the coronavirus crisis

New Pritzker, Lightfoot bobbleheads a nod to their handling of the coronavirus crisis

For every bobblehead sold, the museum will donate $5 to the Protect the Heroes fund, which helps healthcare workers fighting the coronavirus. Read full article: New Pritzker, Lightfoot bobbleheads a no...→

Trump’s coronavirus briefings to get ‘new look’ as focus shifts

Trump’s coronavirus briefings to get ‘new look’ as focus shifts

The White House signaled Monday its coronavirus briefings will have a “new look to them” and “a new focus to them” as President Trump retools how he wages Amer [...] Read full article: Trump’s coronavirus briefings to get ‘ne...→

Chicago’s coronavirus disparity: Black Chicagoans still dying disproportionately in city as Mayor Lightfoot creates response teams for hard hit neighborhoods

Chicago’s coronavirus disparity: Black Chicagoans still dying disproportionately in city as Mayor Lightfoot creates response teams for hard hit neighborhoods

Chicago's African American community continues to be disproportionately affected by the coronavirus compared to other populations in the city, officials said o [...] Read full article: Chicago’s coronavirus disparity: Black C...→

Coronavirus cases in the nation's capital reveal a tale of two cities

Coronavirus cases in the nation's capital reveal a tale of two cities

Washington D.C.’s poorest residents say they were suffering long before the coronavirus hit. Read full article: Coronavirus cases in the nation's capita...→

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

A mystery illness in kids and other risks from the coronavirus has medical experts urging caution before schools open again in the fall. Read full article: Focus on kids and coronavirus urged befo...→

Protesters rally in Pennsylvania capital against coronavirus restrictions: 'Decisions by fiat'

Protesters rally in Pennsylvania capital against coronavirus restrictions: 'Decisions by fiat'

The rally was organized by ReOpen PA, a group that was involved in organizing a previous rally in Harrisburg and is associated with a handful of conservative a [...] Read full article: Protesters rally in Pennsylvania capital...→

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

President Trump announced on Thursday his administration’s move to restock the country’s national stockpile and industrial base in an effort to prevent any sho [...] Read full article: Trump vows to resupply national stockpil...→

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

PLUS: New information about the mysterious syndrome impacting children that appears to be tied to COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY tes...→

Lightfoot leans on community groups to curb spread of coronavirus among Latinos

Lightfoot leans on community groups to curb spread of coronavirus among Latinos

Latinos account for 42% of all positive COVID-19 cases despite making up less than a third of Chicago’s population. Read full article: Lightfoot leans on community groups to c...→

Lightfoot Wants Chicago’s Coronavirus Response to ‘Warrant a Fifth Star’ on City’s Flag

Lightfoot Wants Chicago’s Coronavirus Response to ‘Warrant a Fifth Star’ on City’s Flag

For nearly 90 years, Chicago’s flag has featured four red stars, but Mayor Lori Lightfoot wants the city’s response to the coronavirus pandemic to warrant addi [...] Read full article: Lightfoot Wants Chicago’s Coronavirus Re...→

Lightfoot administration says expired hand sanitizer it distributed is still effective in fighting coronavirus despite its past-due date

Lightfoot administration says expired hand sanitizer it distributed is still effective in fighting coronavirus despite its past-due date

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s administration is defending its distribution of expired hand sanitizer for Chicago aldermen to pass out to residents around the city, sa [...] Read full article: Lightfoot administration says expired ha...→

Lightfoot eyeing ‘range of revenue-generating options’ to recover money lost to coronavirus

Lightfoot eyeing ‘range of revenue-generating options’ to recover money lost to coronavirus

"I don’t think there’s any city budget across the country that is not gonna have to look at one-time measures to put yourself back on track," the mayor said. Read full article: Lightfoot eyeing ‘range of revenue-gener...→

Hidden Toll: Mexico Ignores Wave of Coronavirus Deaths in Capital

Hidden Toll: Mexico Ignores Wave of Coronavirus Deaths in Capital

More than three times as many people may have died from Covid-19 in Mexico City than federal statistics show, according to a Times analysis. Read full article: Hidden Toll: Mexico Ignores Wave of Coro...→

Lightfoot Selling ‘Stay Home, Save Lives’ Merchandise for Coronavirus Relief

Lightfoot Selling ‘Stay Home, Save Lives’ Merchandise for Coronavirus Relief

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is selling merchandise bearing her “Stay home. Save lives” slogan to benefit coronavirus relief funds. Read full article: Lightfoot Selling ‘Stay Home, Save Lives...→

Trump says Coronavirus Task Force will continue

Trump says Coronavirus Task Force will continue "indefinitely" but shift focus

The president's directive comes after he told reporters Tuesday the task force would take a "different form." Read full article: Trump says Coronavirus Task Force will c...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Shifts Focus From Fighting Virus to Restarting Economy

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Shifts Focus From Fighting Virus to Restarting Economy

Although new infections were still rising, President Trump said it was time to disband the pandemic task force. Jared Kushner’s volunteer brigade complicated t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Shifts F...→

White House to wind down coronavirus task force as Trump shifts focus to reopening country

White House to wind down coronavirus task force as Trump shifts focus to reopening country

The White House coronavirus task force is set to wind down in the weeks ahead as President Trump looks to shift focus from the public health response toward a [...] Read full article: White House to wind down coronavirus tas...→

Barrasso: Next Steps on Coronavirus Relief Must Focus on Workers

Barrasso: Next Steps on Coronavirus Relief Must Focus on Workers

President Donald Trump is pushing for a payroll tax cut as a way to help the nation's businesses rebound from their coronavirus shutdowns, but GOP Sen. John Ba [...] Read full article: Barrasso: Next Steps on Coronavirus Reli...→

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

The city of Chicago has reached a bleak milestone of 1,000 coronavirus-related deaths, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on social media Monday. “These are more t [...] Read full article: Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1...→

PTSD in coronavirus survivors, doctors becomes new focus for hospitals across the US

PTSD in coronavirus survivors, doctors becomes new focus for hospitals across the US

One of the distinguishing factors with COVID-19 compared to other pandemics is how friends and families have to distance themselves from each other, which make [...] Read full article: PTSD in coronavirus survivors, doctors b...→

Lightfoot warns partygoers they face citations, arrest as state reports 105 new coronavirus deaths

Lightfoot warns partygoers they face citations, arrest as state reports 105 new coronavirus deaths

Chicago police shut down numerous Friday night parties — some with up to 150 attendees — and received tips about six more Saturday, Lightfoot said shortly afte [...] Read full article: Lightfoot warns partygoers they face cit...→

The nation's capital reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in a 2 [...]

The nation's capital reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in a 2 [...]

The nation's capital reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in a 24-hour period, the local Fox affiliate reported on Friday. Read full article: The nation's capital reported its highes...→

New Pritzker, Lightfoot bobbleheads a nod to their handling of the coronavirus crisis

New Pritzker, Lightfoot bobbleheads a nod to their handling of the coronavirus crisis

For every bobblehead sold, the museum will donate $5 to the Protect the Heroes fund, which helps healthcare workers fighting the coronavirus. Read full article: New Pritzker, Lightfoot bobbleheads a no...→

Boeing opts out of federal assistance amid coronavirus crisis

Boeing opts out of federal assistance amid coronavirus crisis

The aerospace manufacturer and defense contractor said it wouldn’t seek taxpayer money after raising $25 billion in bond sales. Read full article: Boeing opts out of federal assistance am...→

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco School District Opts For 'Credit/No Credit' Grading

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco School District Opts For 'Credit/No Credit' Grading

Officials with the San Francisco Unified School District late Wednesday announced the approach teachers will be taking as far as grading students for the remai [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Francisco School...→

Detroit's Science of Grief program goes virtual and global — with a focus on grief during coronavirus

Detroit's Science of Grief program goes virtual and global — with a focus on grief during coronavirus

Monday’s daily death toll revealed that 946 people have died in Detroit since the coronavirus outbreak began to ravage the country last month, adding to... Read full article: Detroit's Science of Grief program goes ...→

Trump’s coronavirus briefings to get ‘new look’ as focus shifts

Trump’s coronavirus briefings to get ‘new look’ as focus shifts

The White House signaled Monday its coronavirus briefings will have a “new look to them” and “a new focus to them” as President Trump retools how he wages Amer [...] Read full article: Trump’s coronavirus briefings to get ‘ne...→

Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protestors once again descended on the Virginia state capital of Richmond on Wednesday to demand Gov. Ralph Northam ease the state’s lockdown orders amid the c [...] Read full article: Protests against coronavirus lockdown or...→

Ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson wants City Hall coronavirus deals; Lori Lightfoot says no

Ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson wants City Hall coronavirus deals; Lori Lightfoot says no

Mayor says she wouldn’t agree to Wilson’s demand for cash payment upfront: ‘Millions of dollars in cash is not something I’m ever going to do with taxpayer dol [...] Read full article: Ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson wants...→

Chicago’s coronavirus disparity: Black Chicagoans still dying disproportionately in city as Mayor Lightfoot creates response teams for hard hit neighborhoods

Chicago’s coronavirus disparity: Black Chicagoans still dying disproportionately in city as Mayor Lightfoot creates response teams for hard hit neighborhoods

Chicago's African American community continues to be disproportionately affected by the coronavirus compared to other populations in the city, officials said o [...] Read full article: Chicago’s coronavirus disparity: Black C...→

Senate Republicans plan coronavirus probe — with a focus on China

Senate Republicans plan coronavirus probe — with a focus on China

Sen. Ron Johnson said the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee would launch an investigation. Read full article: Senate Republicans plan coronavirus prob...→