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Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

"Nothing is without risk," said William Petri, a professor of infectious diseases at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. "But you can weigh the risk [...] Read full article: Wondering what’s safe as states start to...→

Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

"Nothing is without risk," said William Petri, a professor of infectious diseases at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. "But you can weigh the risk [...] Read full article: Wondering what’s safe as states start to...→

States and beaches reopen ahead of Memorial Day weekend

States and beaches reopen ahead of Memorial Day weekend

(CNN) — After weeks under stay-at-home orders, Americans should feel free to go outside and enjoy Memorial Day weekend as long as they practice social... Read full article: States and beaches reopen ahead of Memor...→

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

So far, the coronavirus shelter-in-place struggle between churches and the state has only produced a lot of heat. But some church leaders are now beginning to [...] Read full article: Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After ...→

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

Former President Barack Obama slammed U.S. politicians for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual commencement address for graduating high sch [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Mas...→

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Ever since the novel coronavirus took hold across the country – of which prisons and jails are far from immune – earlier this year, authorities have released t [...] Read full article: Public health versus public safety: Conf...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) has fired Renee Coleman-Mitchell, his public health commissioner, amid the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public...→

As States Reopen, Homebuyers Rush Back Out, But Sellers Stay on Sidelines

As States Reopen, Homebuyers Rush Back Out, But Sellers Stay on Sidelines

At a two-hour open house in Atlanta on Saturday, about  a dozen mostly masked families toured the six-bedroom, six-bathroom, newly built home priced at just ov [...] Read full article: As States Reopen, Homebuyers Rush Back O...→

As States Rush to Reopen, Scientists Fear a Coronavirus Comeback

As States Rush to Reopen, Scientists Fear a Coronavirus Comeback

Officials are under pressure to restart the economy, but many states are moving too quickly, researchers say. The costs may be measured in lost lives. Read full article: As States Rush to Reopen, Scientists Fea...→

The Latest: Public health expert warns virus not going away

- Public health expert warns coronavirus still has a long run.... - Head of Egypt’s Doctors’ Union calls for a full lockdown. Read full article: The Latest: Public health expert warns v...→

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Nevada and Rhode Island are both set to begin "phase one" of plans to reopen their economies amid the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday. Read full article: Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturd...→

Opinion: The Public Health Threat of Arrest During COVID

Opinion: The Public Health Threat of Arrest During COVID

'It is reasonable to assume that the majority of people pushed to the brink by New York State on Pause are those who can least afford a $1,000 fine or a stay i [...] Read full article: Opinion: The Public Health Threat of Arr...→

46 States Not Likely to Reopen Schools for Remainder of Year

46 States Not Likely to Reopen Schools for Remainder of Year

Governors in 46 states around the country, along with Washington, D.C., have decided to keep schools closed through the rest of the academic year to curb the s [...] Read full article: 46 States Not Likely to Reopen Schools f...→

In coronavirus wake, ‘targeted lockdown’ could be better for public health, economy

In coronavirus wake, ‘targeted lockdown’ could be better for public health, economy

Nearly all of the US has been on lockdown to fight the spread of COVID-19, but newly published research by MIT economists argues that an “optimally targeted lo [...] Read full article: In coronavirus wake, ‘targeted lockdown’...→

JetBlue, United ramp up coronavirus safety measures as states start to reopen

JetBlue, United ramp up coronavirus safety measures as states start to reopen

Airline carriers JetBlue and United Airlines announced new health and safety measures Wednesday in order to restore confidence and raise the standards for flyi [...] Read full article: JetBlue, United ramp up coronavirus safe...→

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

In March, when fears about the dearth of medical grade masks for health care professionals were dominating social media discussions, I asked my friend — a phys [...] Read full article: To mask or not? How public health offici...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

With more than two-thirds of states significantly relaxing restrictions, an uptick in cases is predicted. Former President Barack Obama will deliver a virtual [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk o...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan called off his upcoming U.S. tour on Tuesday, making the legendary musician among the latest major artists to cancel shows because of the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronav...→

California Takes Steps to Reopen Public Spaces, Businesses

California Takes Steps to Reopen Public Spaces, Businesses

A beach bordering two Southern California counties reopened Monday with some restrictions as parts of the state slowly reopened public spaces and businesses. S [...] Read full article: California Takes Steps to Reopen Public ...→

California Hair Salons, Barber Shops Say They're Safe, Ready to Reopen

California Hair Salons, Barber Shops Say They're Safe, Ready to Reopen

A San Jose hair salon owner is among the growing number of stylists who believe salons and barber shops should be part of the phase two reopening of California [...] Read full article: California Hair Salons, Barber Shops Say...→

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Dr. Mark Wallace, the director of the Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment, is retiring from the agency at the end of the month to “spend mo [...] Read full article: Weld County public health director to re...→

Pelosi Calls for 'Federal Standards' as States Reopen Without Meeting Guidelines

Pelosi Calls for 'Federal Standards' as States Reopen Without Meeting Guidelines

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Ca., wants to use a set of federal standards to decide how states should reopen, the representative told reporters on Thursday."Y [...] Read full article: Pelosi Calls for 'Federal Standards' as ...→

Changes to Public Bathrooms Needed to Ensure Health and Safety

Changes to Public Bathrooms Needed to Ensure Health and Safety

The primary confined space that Americans share with strangers isn't mass transit, but public bathrooms. Experts believe that once our nation reopens, using pu [...] Read full article: Changes to Public Bathrooms Needed to En...→

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

New Jersey is extending its public-health emergency over the coronavirus pandemic for another 30 days, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday. Read full article: Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavir...→

States might have to shut down again if they reopen too soon, experts say

States might have to shut down again if they reopen too soon, experts say

“It’s like having a peeing section in a swimming pool,” infectious disease expert Dr. Carlos del Rio said. “All the time, we’re crossing state lines.” Read full article: States might have to shut down again if ...→

UCSD to Public: Take 'MyWellnessCheck' Survey on Mental Health - Times of San Diego

UC San Diego Health researchers studying mental health as it relates to COVID-19 put out a call Tuesday for the public to take part in an online survey. Read full article: UCSD to Public: Take 'MyWellnessCheck' S...→

In wake of coronavirus crisis, 'targeted lockdown' could be better for public health, economy: research

In wake of coronavirus crisis, 'targeted lockdown' could be better for public health, economy: research

Nearly all of the U.S. has been on lockdown to fight the spread of COVID-19, but newly published research by MIT economists argues that an "optimally targeted [...] Read full article: In wake of coronavirus crisis, 'targeted...→

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

He and fellow Republican governors insist they are prioritizing safety as they lift coronavirus restrictions. Read full article: Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of...→

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

President Trump is readying a public health regulation to more permanently stem the flow of illegal immigration, Breitbart News has learned. Read full article: Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation ...→

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

San Diego County law enforcement agencies have cited nearly 400 people for violating the county’s public health order since the beginning of last month, accord [...] Read full article: Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearl...→

Coronavirus: When do Americans think public gatherings will be safe again? | WTOP

Roughly two-thirds of Americans say they don’t think it will be safe for groups of 10 or more people to gather until July or later. Read full article: Coronavirus: When do Americans think pub...→

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

"First and foremost, we’ll be guided by what the public health data tells us. And hopefully, we’ll have a constructive conversation with CTU leadership," the m [...] Read full article: We won’t reopen teachers contract for Ch...→

Properly disinfecting public spaces will help America reopen sooner

Properly disinfecting public spaces will help America reopen sooner

Cleaning and disinfecting when done together can be effective against COVID-19. There will always be some risk, but a clean environment minimizes the chance of [...] Read full article: Properly disinfecting public spaces will...→

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Customers packed C&C Coffee and Kitchen on Trail Boss Drive Sunday, filling the restaurant’s tables, its patio and forming a line out the door for dine-in serv [...] Read full article: Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother...→

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla is reopening its Fremont, California, plant Friday despite county public health orders against such nonessential businesses, according to a CNBC report c [...] Read full article: Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant ...→

'Not nearly enough' coronavirus testing to safely reopen, Senate health chair says

'Not nearly enough' coronavirus testing to safely reopen, Senate health chair says

Millions more coronavirus tests will be needed to safely reopen the country, the chairman of the Senate HELP Committee said at a hearing Thursday. Read full article: 'Not nearly enough' coronavirus testing ...→

Ulta to reopen stores in seven states

Ulta to reopen stores in seven states

Ulta Beauty said it plans to reopen about 180 stores in seven states next Monday as part the company moves to resume business amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Ulta to reopen stores in seven states...→

Labor Secretary Scalia says US 'well-positioned' to come out of economic downturn 'quickly' when states reopen

Labor Secretary Scalia says US 'well-positioned' to come out of economic downturn 'quickly' when states reopen

Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia said on Wednesday that the American economy is "well-positioned" to rebound after the coronavirus-related economic shutdowns are  [...] Read full article: Labor Secretary Scalia says US 'well-pos...→

Republicans push local leaders to relax social distancing for states to reopen quicker

Republicans push local leaders to relax social distancing for states to reopen quicker

The push for localities to bear the brunt of the responsibility comes as states across the country grapple with how to resurrect their economies by allowing so [...] Read full article: Republicans push local leaders to relax ...→

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

The Wharton School just unveiled a model that looks at several different scenarios that could happen as states begin to lift stay-at-home orders. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Pe...→

As Restrictions Ease in Indiana, More Stores Start to Reopen

As Restrictions Ease in Indiana, More Stores Start to Reopen

Shoppers trickled into some large Indiana shopping malls on Monday as they opened for the first time in more than a month under a new order from the governor e [...] Read full article: As Restrictions Ease in Indiana, More St...→

States and beaches reopen ahead of Memorial Day weekend

States and beaches reopen ahead of Memorial Day weekend

(CNN) — After weeks under stay-at-home orders, Americans should feel free to go outside and enjoy Memorial Day weekend as long as they practice social... Read full article: States and beaches reopen ahead of Memor...→

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

President Trump is readying a public health regulation to more permanently stem the flow of illegal immigration, Breitbart News has learned. Read full article: Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation ...→

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

In March, when fears about the dearth of medical grade masks for health care professionals were dominating social media discussions, I asked my friend — a phys [...] Read full article: To mask or not? How public health offici...→

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

Former President Barack Obama slammed U.S. politicians for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual commencement address for graduating high sch [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Mas...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Coronavirus: When do Americans think public gatherings will be safe again? | WTOP

Roughly two-thirds of Americans say they don’t think it will be safe for groups of 10 or more people to gather until July or later. Read full article: Coronavirus: When do Americans think pub...→

As States Reopen, Homebuyers Rush Back Out, But Sellers Stay on Sidelines

As States Reopen, Homebuyers Rush Back Out, But Sellers Stay on Sidelines

At a two-hour open house in Atlanta on Saturday, about  a dozen mostly masked families toured the six-bedroom, six-bathroom, newly built home priced at just ov [...] Read full article: As States Reopen, Homebuyers Rush Back O...→

Properly disinfecting public spaces will help America reopen sooner

Properly disinfecting public spaces will help America reopen sooner

Cleaning and disinfecting when done together can be effective against COVID-19. There will always be some risk, but a clean environment minimizes the chance of [...] Read full article: Properly disinfecting public spaces will...→

California Hair Salons, Barber Shops Say They're Safe, Ready to Reopen

California Hair Salons, Barber Shops Say They're Safe, Ready to Reopen

A San Jose hair salon owner is among the growing number of stylists who believe salons and barber shops should be part of the phase two reopening of California [...] Read full article: California Hair Salons, Barber Shops Say...→

The Latest: Public health expert warns virus not going away

- Public health expert warns coronavirus still has a long run.... - Head of Egypt’s Doctors’ Union calls for a full lockdown. Read full article: The Latest: Public health expert warns v...→

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla is reopening its Fremont, California, plant Friday despite county public health orders against such nonessential businesses, according to a CNBC report c [...] Read full article: Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant ...→

Pelosi Calls for 'Federal Standards' as States Reopen Without Meeting Guidelines

Pelosi Calls for 'Federal Standards' as States Reopen Without Meeting Guidelines

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Ca., wants to use a set of federal standards to decide how states should reopen, the representative told reporters on Thursday."Y [...] Read full article: Pelosi Calls for 'Federal Standards' as ...→

Ulta to reopen stores in seven states

Ulta to reopen stores in seven states

Ulta Beauty said it plans to reopen about 180 stores in seven states next Monday as part the company moves to resume business amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Ulta to reopen stores in seven states...→

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

New Jersey is extending its public-health emergency over the coronavirus pandemic for another 30 days, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday. Read full article: Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavir...→

Opinion: The Public Health Threat of Arrest During COVID

Opinion: The Public Health Threat of Arrest During COVID

'It is reasonable to assume that the majority of people pushed to the brink by New York State on Pause are those who can least afford a $1,000 fine or a stay i [...] Read full article: Opinion: The Public Health Threat of Arr...→

Republicans push local leaders to relax social distancing for states to reopen quicker

Republicans push local leaders to relax social distancing for states to reopen quicker

The push for localities to bear the brunt of the responsibility comes as states across the country grapple with how to resurrect their economies by allowing so [...] Read full article: Republicans push local leaders to relax ...→

UCSD to Public: Take 'MyWellnessCheck' Survey on Mental Health - Times of San Diego

UC San Diego Health researchers studying mental health as it relates to COVID-19 put out a call Tuesday for the public to take part in an online survey. Read full article: UCSD to Public: Take 'MyWellnessCheck' S...→

In coronavirus wake, ‘targeted lockdown’ could be better for public health, economy

In coronavirus wake, ‘targeted lockdown’ could be better for public health, economy

Nearly all of the US has been on lockdown to fight the spread of COVID-19, but newly published research by MIT economists argues that an “optimally targeted lo [...] Read full article: In coronavirus wake, ‘targeted lockdown’...→

As Restrictions Ease in Indiana, More Stores Start to Reopen

As Restrictions Ease in Indiana, More Stores Start to Reopen

Shoppers trickled into some large Indiana shopping malls on Monday as they opened for the first time in more than a month under a new order from the governor e [...] Read full article: As Restrictions Ease in Indiana, More St...→

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

He and fellow Republican governors insist they are prioritizing safety as they lift coronavirus restrictions. Read full article: Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of...→

JetBlue, United ramp up coronavirus safety measures as states start to reopen

JetBlue, United ramp up coronavirus safety measures as states start to reopen

Airline carriers JetBlue and United Airlines announced new health and safety measures Wednesday in order to restore confidence and raise the standards for flyi [...] Read full article: JetBlue, United ramp up coronavirus safe...→

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

So far, the coronavirus shelter-in-place struggle between churches and the state has only produced a lot of heat. But some church leaders are now beginning to [...] Read full article: Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

With more than two-thirds of states significantly relaxing restrictions, an uptick in cases is predicted. Former President Barack Obama will deliver a virtual [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk o...→

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Ever since the novel coronavirus took hold across the country – of which prisons and jails are far from immune – earlier this year, authorities have released t [...] Read full article: Public health versus public safety: Conf...→

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

San Diego County law enforcement agencies have cited nearly 400 people for violating the county’s public health order since the beginning of last month, accord [...] Read full article: Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearl...→

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan called off his upcoming U.S. tour on Tuesday, making the legendary musician among the latest major artists to cancel shows because of the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronav...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) has fired Renee Coleman-Mitchell, his public health commissioner, amid the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public...→

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

"First and foremost, we’ll be guided by what the public health data tells us. And hopefully, we’ll have a constructive conversation with CTU leadership," the m [...] Read full article: We won’t reopen teachers contract for Ch...→

California Takes Steps to Reopen Public Spaces, Businesses

California Takes Steps to Reopen Public Spaces, Businesses

A beach bordering two Southern California counties reopened Monday with some restrictions as parts of the state slowly reopened public spaces and businesses. S [...] Read full article: California Takes Steps to Reopen Public ...→

As States Rush to Reopen, Scientists Fear a Coronavirus Comeback

As States Rush to Reopen, Scientists Fear a Coronavirus Comeback

Officials are under pressure to restart the economy, but many states are moving too quickly, researchers say. The costs may be measured in lost lives. Read full article: As States Rush to Reopen, Scientists Fea...→

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Customers packed C&C Coffee and Kitchen on Trail Boss Drive Sunday, filling the restaurant’s tables, its patio and forming a line out the door for dine-in serv [...] Read full article: Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother...→

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Dr. Mark Wallace, the director of the Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment, is retiring from the agency at the end of the month to “spend mo [...] Read full article: Weld County public health director to re...→

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Nevada and Rhode Island are both set to begin "phase one" of plans to reopen their economies amid the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday. Read full article: Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturd...→

'Not nearly enough' coronavirus testing to safely reopen, Senate health chair says

'Not nearly enough' coronavirus testing to safely reopen, Senate health chair says

Millions more coronavirus tests will be needed to safely reopen the country, the chairman of the Senate HELP Committee said at a hearing Thursday. Read full article: 'Not nearly enough' coronavirus testing ...→

Changes to Public Bathrooms Needed to Ensure Health and Safety

Changes to Public Bathrooms Needed to Ensure Health and Safety

The primary confined space that Americans share with strangers isn't mass transit, but public bathrooms. Experts believe that once our nation reopens, using pu [...] Read full article: Changes to Public Bathrooms Needed to En...→

Labor Secretary Scalia says US 'well-positioned' to come out of economic downturn 'quickly' when states reopen

Labor Secretary Scalia says US 'well-positioned' to come out of economic downturn 'quickly' when states reopen

Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia said on Wednesday that the American economy is "well-positioned" to rebound after the coronavirus-related economic shutdowns are  [...] Read full article: Labor Secretary Scalia says US 'well-pos...→

States might have to shut down again if they reopen too soon, experts say

States might have to shut down again if they reopen too soon, experts say

“It’s like having a peeing section in a swimming pool,” infectious disease expert Dr. Carlos del Rio said. “All the time, we’re crossing state lines.” Read full article: States might have to shut down again if ...→

46 States Not Likely to Reopen Schools for Remainder of Year

46 States Not Likely to Reopen Schools for Remainder of Year

Governors in 46 states around the country, along with Washington, D.C., have decided to keep schools closed through the rest of the academic year to curb the s [...] Read full article: 46 States Not Likely to Reopen Schools f...→

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

The Wharton School just unveiled a model that looks at several different scenarios that could happen as states begin to lift stay-at-home orders. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Pe...→

In wake of coronavirus crisis, 'targeted lockdown' could be better for public health, economy: research

In wake of coronavirus crisis, 'targeted lockdown' could be better for public health, economy: research

Nearly all of the U.S. has been on lockdown to fight the spread of COVID-19, but newly published research by MIT economists argues that an "optimally targeted [...] Read full article: In wake of coronavirus crisis, 'targeted...→

States and beaches reopen ahead of Memorial Day weekend

States and beaches reopen ahead of Memorial Day weekend

(CNN) — After weeks under stay-at-home orders, Americans should feel free to go outside and enjoy Memorial Day weekend as long as they practice social... Read full article: States and beaches reopen ahead of Memor...→

JetBlue, United ramp up coronavirus safety measures as states start to reopen

JetBlue, United ramp up coronavirus safety measures as states start to reopen

Airline carriers JetBlue and United Airlines announced new health and safety measures Wednesday in order to restore confidence and raise the standards for flyi [...] Read full article: JetBlue, United ramp up coronavirus safe...→

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

President Trump is readying a public health regulation to more permanently stem the flow of illegal immigration, Breitbart News has learned. Read full article: Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation ...→

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown Make Changes To Keep Worshipers Safe

So far, the coronavirus shelter-in-place struggle between churches and the state has only produced a lot of heat. But some church leaders are now beginning to [...] Read full article: Bay Area Churches Eager To Reopen After ...→

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

In March, when fears about the dearth of medical grade masks for health care professionals were dominating social media discussions, I asked my friend — a phys [...] Read full article: To mask or not? How public health offici...→

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

Former President Barack Obama slammed U.S. politicians for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual commencement address for graduating high sch [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Mas...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

With more than two-thirds of states significantly relaxing restrictions, an uptick in cases is predicted. Former President Barack Obama will deliver a virtual [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk o...→

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Ever since the novel coronavirus took hold across the country – of which prisons and jails are far from immune – earlier this year, authorities have released t [...] Read full article: Public health versus public safety: Conf...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

San Diego County law enforcement agencies have cited nearly 400 people for violating the county’s public health order since the beginning of last month, accord [...] Read full article: Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearl...→

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan called off his upcoming U.S. tour on Tuesday, making the legendary musician among the latest major artists to cancel shows because of the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronav...→

Coronavirus: When do Americans think public gatherings will be safe again? | WTOP

Roughly two-thirds of Americans say they don’t think it will be safe for groups of 10 or more people to gather until July or later. Read full article: Coronavirus: When do Americans think pub...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) has fired Renee Coleman-Mitchell, his public health commissioner, amid the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public...→

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

"First and foremost, we’ll be guided by what the public health data tells us. And hopefully, we’ll have a constructive conversation with CTU leadership," the m [...] Read full article: We won’t reopen teachers contract for Ch...→

As States Reopen, Homebuyers Rush Back Out, But Sellers Stay on Sidelines

As States Reopen, Homebuyers Rush Back Out, But Sellers Stay on Sidelines

At a two-hour open house in Atlanta on Saturday, about  a dozen mostly masked families toured the six-bedroom, six-bathroom, newly built home priced at just ov [...] Read full article: As States Reopen, Homebuyers Rush Back O...→

California Takes Steps to Reopen Public Spaces, Businesses

California Takes Steps to Reopen Public Spaces, Businesses

A beach bordering two Southern California counties reopened Monday with some restrictions as parts of the state slowly reopened public spaces and businesses. S [...] Read full article: California Takes Steps to Reopen Public ...→

Properly disinfecting public spaces will help America reopen sooner

Properly disinfecting public spaces will help America reopen sooner

Cleaning and disinfecting when done together can be effective against COVID-19. There will always be some risk, but a clean environment minimizes the chance of [...] Read full article: Properly disinfecting public spaces will...→

As States Rush to Reopen, Scientists Fear a Coronavirus Comeback

As States Rush to Reopen, Scientists Fear a Coronavirus Comeback

Officials are under pressure to restart the economy, but many states are moving too quickly, researchers say. The costs may be measured in lost lives. Read full article: As States Rush to Reopen, Scientists Fea...→

California Hair Salons, Barber Shops Say They're Safe, Ready to Reopen

California Hair Salons, Barber Shops Say They're Safe, Ready to Reopen

A San Jose hair salon owner is among the growing number of stylists who believe salons and barber shops should be part of the phase two reopening of California [...] Read full article: California Hair Salons, Barber Shops Say...→

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Customers packed C&C Coffee and Kitchen on Trail Boss Drive Sunday, filling the restaurant’s tables, its patio and forming a line out the door for dine-in serv [...] Read full article: Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother...→

The Latest: Public health expert warns virus not going away

- Public health expert warns coronavirus still has a long run.... - Head of Egypt’s Doctors’ Union calls for a full lockdown. Read full article: The Latest: Public health expert warns v...→

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Dr. Mark Wallace, the director of the Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment, is retiring from the agency at the end of the month to “spend mo [...] Read full article: Weld County public health director to re...→

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla is reopening its Fremont, California, plant Friday despite county public health orders against such nonessential businesses, according to a CNBC report c [...] Read full article: Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant ...→

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturday as governors say states have reached coronavirus recovery benchmarks

Nevada and Rhode Island are both set to begin "phase one" of plans to reopen their economies amid the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday. Read full article: Rhode Island and Nevada to reopen Saturd...→

Pelosi Calls for 'Federal Standards' as States Reopen Without Meeting Guidelines

Pelosi Calls for 'Federal Standards' as States Reopen Without Meeting Guidelines

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Ca., wants to use a set of federal standards to decide how states should reopen, the representative told reporters on Thursday."Y [...] Read full article: Pelosi Calls for 'Federal Standards' as ...→

'Not nearly enough' coronavirus testing to safely reopen, Senate health chair says

'Not nearly enough' coronavirus testing to safely reopen, Senate health chair says

Millions more coronavirus tests will be needed to safely reopen the country, the chairman of the Senate HELP Committee said at a hearing Thursday. Read full article: 'Not nearly enough' coronavirus testing ...→

Changes to Public Bathrooms Needed to Ensure Health and Safety

Changes to Public Bathrooms Needed to Ensure Health and Safety

The primary confined space that Americans share with strangers isn't mass transit, but public bathrooms. Experts believe that once our nation reopens, using pu [...] Read full article: Changes to Public Bathrooms Needed to En...→

Ulta to reopen stores in seven states

Ulta to reopen stores in seven states

Ulta Beauty said it plans to reopen about 180 stores in seven states next Monday as part the company moves to resume business amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Ulta to reopen stores in seven states...→

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

New Jersey is extending its public-health emergency over the coronavirus pandemic for another 30 days, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday. Read full article: Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavir...→

Labor Secretary Scalia says US 'well-positioned' to come out of economic downturn 'quickly' when states reopen

Labor Secretary Scalia says US 'well-positioned' to come out of economic downturn 'quickly' when states reopen

Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia said on Wednesday that the American economy is "well-positioned" to rebound after the coronavirus-related economic shutdowns are  [...] Read full article: Labor Secretary Scalia says US 'well-pos...→

Opinion: The Public Health Threat of Arrest During COVID

Opinion: The Public Health Threat of Arrest During COVID

'It is reasonable to assume that the majority of people pushed to the brink by New York State on Pause are those who can least afford a $1,000 fine or a stay i [...] Read full article: Opinion: The Public Health Threat of Arr...→

States might have to shut down again if they reopen too soon, experts say

States might have to shut down again if they reopen too soon, experts say

“It’s like having a peeing section in a swimming pool,” infectious disease expert Dr. Carlos del Rio said. “All the time, we’re crossing state lines.” Read full article: States might have to shut down again if ...→

Republicans push local leaders to relax social distancing for states to reopen quicker

Republicans push local leaders to relax social distancing for states to reopen quicker

The push for localities to bear the brunt of the responsibility comes as states across the country grapple with how to resurrect their economies by allowing so [...] Read full article: Republicans push local leaders to relax ...→

46 States Not Likely to Reopen Schools for Remainder of Year

46 States Not Likely to Reopen Schools for Remainder of Year

Governors in 46 states around the country, along with Washington, D.C., have decided to keep schools closed through the rest of the academic year to curb the s [...] Read full article: 46 States Not Likely to Reopen Schools f...→

UCSD to Public: Take 'MyWellnessCheck' Survey on Mental Health - Times of San Diego

UC San Diego Health researchers studying mental health as it relates to COVID-19 put out a call Tuesday for the public to take part in an online survey. Read full article: UCSD to Public: Take 'MyWellnessCheck' S...→

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

The Wharton School just unveiled a model that looks at several different scenarios that could happen as states begin to lift stay-at-home orders. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Pe...→

In coronavirus wake, ‘targeted lockdown’ could be better for public health, economy

In coronavirus wake, ‘targeted lockdown’ could be better for public health, economy

Nearly all of the US has been on lockdown to fight the spread of COVID-19, but newly published research by MIT economists argues that an “optimally targeted lo [...] Read full article: In coronavirus wake, ‘targeted lockdown’...→

In wake of coronavirus crisis, 'targeted lockdown' could be better for public health, economy: research

In wake of coronavirus crisis, 'targeted lockdown' could be better for public health, economy: research

Nearly all of the U.S. has been on lockdown to fight the spread of COVID-19, but newly published research by MIT economists argues that an "optimally targeted [...] Read full article: In wake of coronavirus crisis, 'targeted...→

As Restrictions Ease in Indiana, More Stores Start to Reopen

As Restrictions Ease in Indiana, More Stores Start to Reopen

Shoppers trickled into some large Indiana shopping malls on Monday as they opened for the first time in more than a month under a new order from the governor e [...] Read full article: As Restrictions Ease in Indiana, More St...→

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

He and fellow Republican governors insist they are prioritizing safety as they lift coronavirus restrictions. Read full article: Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of...→