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Yellowstone National Park to partially reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

Yellowstone National Park to partially reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

The National Park Service announced Wednesday that the Yellowstone National Park, largely located in Wyoming, will partially reopen on Monday. Read full article: Yellowstone National Park to partially r...→

Yellowstone National Park to partially reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

Yellowstone National Park to partially reopen amid coronavirus pandemic

The National Park Service announced Wednesday that the Yellowstone National Park, largely located in Wyoming, will partially reopen on Monday. Read full article: Yellowstone National Park to partially r...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz mum on Trump's call to reopen churches | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz mum on Trump's call to reopen churches | MinnPost

The 33 deaths reported Friday by the Minnesota Department of Health are the highest single-day total for Minnesota during the COVID-19 pandemic so far. Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz mum on Tr...→

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Jerry Moran introduced a bipartisan measure Thursday that would protect senior citizens from scams during the coronavirus pandemic, Fox [...] Read full article: Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to prote...→

Chinese national charged with trying to steal $20M in coronavirus relief funds

Chinese national charged with trying to steal $20M in coronavirus relief funds

A Chinese national living in New York was charged Thursday with trying to steal more than $20 million in federal Paycheck Protection Programs loans, the bigges [...] Read full article: Chinese national charged with trying to ...→

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...→

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

It was shear madness. A 28-year-old Washington state man said he drove more than 600 miles to get a haircut in California after seeing a friend’s Facebook post [...] Read full article: Man drives over 600 miles for haircut am...→

Naperville Park District Will Sue to Reopen More Quickly

Naperville Park District Will Sue to Reopen More Quickly

The Naperville Park District will reopen some of its facilities and programs on June 1 and plans to take legal action in an effort to reopen entirely on its ow [...] Read full article: Naperville Park District Will Sue to Reo...→

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

Fewer Americans are calling their mortgage servicers to ask for relief from mortgage payments, but the housing industry isn’t out of the woods yet. More than 4 [...] Read full article: More than 4 million homeowners skip mort...→

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Parking lots are slowly beginning to re-open at some of California’s state parks. Over the weekend, and without an official announcement, the state began to pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 C...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu spoke on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday, one day before restaurants in the state were allowed to reopen for outdoor dining a [...] Read full article: Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshi...→

Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Family and friends of William Howard Chittenden, marine corps veteran, gather in Wheaton on Saturday to celebrate his 100th birthday, finding some hope amid a [...] Read full article: Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday...→

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...→

National park closings gave wildlife room to roam. Rangers advise caution amid reopenings.

National park closings gave wildlife room to roam. Rangers advise caution amid reopenings.

At national parks, rangers ready for reopening as bears are wandering empty roads and tortoises are sunning themselves on tarmac. Read full article: National park closings gave wildlife roo...→

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...→

Woman falls into thermal feature after illegally entering Yellowstone National Park, park officials say

Woman falls into thermal feature after illegally entering Yellowstone National Park, park officials say

She told park rangers she was backing up to take pictures when she fell into a thermal feature at the Old Faithful Geyser, one of the most famous geyser’s in t [...] Read full article: Woman falls into thermal feature after i...→

Texas National Guard Helping Disinfect Facilities Affected by Coronavirus

Texas National Guard Helping Disinfect Facilities Affected by Coronavirus

National Guard forces in Texas are now helping to disinfect long-term care facilities which have been hit particularly hard by the coronavirus outbreak. Severa [...] Read full article: Texas National Guard Helping Disinfect F...→

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

Six National Guard armories across Minnesota will offer free diagnostic testing for the coronavirus over the Memorial Day weekend. Working with state and local [...] Read full article: National Guard offers free coronavirus t...→

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

Zoe Kravitz shared her thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic and her concerns about returning to work on “The Batman.”  Read full article: 'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares con...→

Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

The 2020 Faster Horses Festival has been postponed until July 2021 amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021...→

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

 The Los Angeles Angels will implement furloughs across their organization starting June 1, becoming the latest team to take steps against the financial impact [...] Read full article: Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coro...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

A Washington man says he drove more than 600 miles to California for a haircut after seeing a friend’s social media post about getting a trim at a time when mo [...] Read full article: Washington man drives 600 miles to Calif...→

Florida Keys will reopen to visitors June 1 amid pandemic | WTOP

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists on June 1, more than two months after the island chain closed to visitors to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Florida Keys will reopen to visitors Jun...→

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington state has walked back its requirement that restaurants keep a “daily log” of customers when they reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, less than a w [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order th...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

A Nigerian fraud ring is suspected of siphoning millions of dollars in U.S. unemployment payments. Stuck in a New Jersey hotel room, an Indian musician is play [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisi...→

Upstate battle rages over opening summer camps amid coronavirus crisis

Upstate battle rages over opening summer camps amid coronavirus crisis

Summer camps have become a battleground for upstate reopening wars — with fearful locals and anxious operators in limbo awaiting direction on if and how they c [...] Read full article: Upstate battle rages over opening summer...→

Knicks may get huge edge amid NBA’s coronavirus cap chaos

Knicks may get huge edge amid NBA’s coronavirus cap chaos

Bobby Marks, ESPN’s cap guru, predicts NBA free agency this summer will “slow to a crawl” and all players with opt-outs in their contracts will choose to opt i [...] Read full article: Knicks may get huge edge amid NBA’s coro...→

Border wall construction has sped up amid coronavirus crisis, CBP chief says

Border wall construction has sped up amid coronavirus crisis, CBP chief says

EXCLUSIVE: Construction of the wall at the southern border has sped up amid the coronavirus crisis, and it remains a “top priority” for the Trump administratio [...] Read full article: Border wall construction has sped up ami...→

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Just one Bay Area county — Alameda — was among the 10 largest gainers of new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in California on Wednesday, while the region accounted [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready ...→

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

A bipartisan group of 125 lawmakers on Capitol Hill is calling on the Pentagon to extend support to National Guardsmen on coronavirus-related missions across t [...] Read full article: Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend be...→

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

On May 27, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken are scheduled to launch from Kennedy Space Center in a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, becoming the first [...] Read full article: NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'sho...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target Corp’s quarterly online sales surged 141 percent due to panic buying in the coronavirus crisis, the retailer said on Wednesday, driving results past Wal [...] Read full article: Target’s online sales surge 141 percent ...→

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

How bar and restaurant owners around the world from Germany to Maryland are getting creative to enforce social distancing measures for diners. Read full article: Restaurants enforce social distancing wi...→

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

The Michigan Supreme Court unveiled expanded capabilities for people to access virtual courtrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Michigan courts expand virtual capabilit...→

South Korea reports single digit domestic coronavirus cases; plans to reopen schools - amNewYork

BY SANGMI CHA South Korea on Sunday reported five new domestic cases of coronavirus, all linked to a cluster of cases centered around bars and nightclubs Read full article: South Korea reports single digit domesti...→

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday said the coronavirus pandemic has revealed some leaders to be empty suits and that a lot of the people in positions o [...] Read full article: Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretend...→

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

From Hemet to Oak Glen to Corona, business owners say it’s their right to earn a living, while some officials decline to enforce rules Read full article: Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — d...→

12-Year-Old Gage Park Boy Dies of Coronavirus

12-Year-Old Gage Park Boy Dies of Coronavirus

Neighbors and teachers in Chicago’s Gage Park neighborhood are remembering a 12-year-old boy who on Thursday became the youngest known person to die from the c [...] Read full article: 12-Year-Old Gage Park Boy Dies of Corona...→

Nearly 50 surrogate babies crammed into Ukraine hotel amid coronavirus

Nearly 50 surrogate babies crammed into Ukraine hotel amid coronavirus

Nearly 50 surrogate babies from several countries — including the US — are crammed into a dormitory at a Ukraine hotel and cannot be picked up by their familie [...] Read full article: Nearly 50 surrogate babies crammed into ...→

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Nearly two dozen nursing home residents were taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, a Pinellas county official co [...] Read full article: 21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents ...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz mum on Trump's call to reopen churches | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz mum on Trump's call to reopen churches | MinnPost

The 33 deaths reported Friday by the Minnesota Department of Health are the highest single-day total for Minnesota during the COVID-19 pandemic so far. Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz mum on Tr...→

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

A bipartisan group of 125 lawmakers on Capitol Hill is calling on the Pentagon to extend support to National Guardsmen on coronavirus-related missions across t [...] Read full article: Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend be...→

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

Zoe Kravitz shared her thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic and her concerns about returning to work on “The Batman.”  Read full article: 'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares con...→

Chinese national charged with trying to steal $20M in coronavirus relief funds

Chinese national charged with trying to steal $20M in coronavirus relief funds

A Chinese national living in New York was charged Thursday with trying to steal more than $20 million in federal Paycheck Protection Programs loans, the bigges [...] Read full article: Chinese national charged with trying to ...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

It was shear madness. A 28-year-old Washington state man said he drove more than 600 miles to get a haircut in California after seeing a friend’s Facebook post [...] Read full article: Man drives over 600 miles for haircut am...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

Fewer Americans are calling their mortgage servicers to ask for relief from mortgage payments, but the housing industry isn’t out of the woods yet. More than 4 [...] Read full article: More than 4 million homeowners skip mort...→

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

A Washington man says he drove more than 600 miles to California for a haircut after seeing a friend’s social media post about getting a trim at a time when mo [...] Read full article: Washington man drives 600 miles to Calif...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

The Michigan Supreme Court unveiled expanded capabilities for people to access virtual courtrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Michigan courts expand virtual capabilit...→

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington state has walked back its requirement that restaurants keep a “daily log” of customers when they reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, less than a w [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order th...→

Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Family and friends of William Howard Chittenden, marine corps veteran, gather in Wheaton on Saturday to celebrate his 100th birthday, finding some hope amid a [...] Read full article: Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday...→

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday said the coronavirus pandemic has revealed some leaders to be empty suits and that a lot of the people in positions o [...] Read full article: Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretend...→

Upstate battle rages over opening summer camps amid coronavirus crisis

Upstate battle rages over opening summer camps amid coronavirus crisis

Summer camps have become a battleground for upstate reopening wars — with fearful locals and anxious operators in limbo awaiting direction on if and how they c [...] Read full article: Upstate battle rages over opening summer...→

National park closings gave wildlife room to roam. Rangers advise caution amid reopenings.

National park closings gave wildlife room to roam. Rangers advise caution amid reopenings.

At national parks, rangers ready for reopening as bears are wandering empty roads and tortoises are sunning themselves on tarmac. Read full article: National park closings gave wildlife roo...→

12-Year-Old Gage Park Boy Dies of Coronavirus

12-Year-Old Gage Park Boy Dies of Coronavirus

Neighbors and teachers in Chicago’s Gage Park neighborhood are remembering a 12-year-old boy who on Thursday became the youngest known person to die from the c [...] Read full article: 12-Year-Old Gage Park Boy Dies of Corona...→

Border wall construction has sped up amid coronavirus crisis, CBP chief says

Border wall construction has sped up amid coronavirus crisis, CBP chief says

EXCLUSIVE: Construction of the wall at the southern border has sped up amid the coronavirus crisis, and it remains a “top priority” for the Trump administratio [...] Read full article: Border wall construction has sped up ami...→

Woman falls into thermal feature after illegally entering Yellowstone National Park, park officials say

Woman falls into thermal feature after illegally entering Yellowstone National Park, park officials say

She told park rangers she was backing up to take pictures when she fell into a thermal feature at the Old Faithful Geyser, one of the most famous geyser’s in t [...] Read full article: Woman falls into thermal feature after i...→

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Nearly two dozen nursing home residents were taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, a Pinellas county official co [...] Read full article: 21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents ...→

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

Six National Guard armories across Minnesota will offer free diagnostic testing for the coronavirus over the Memorial Day weekend. Working with state and local [...] Read full article: National Guard offers free coronavirus t...→

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Jerry Moran introduced a bipartisan measure Thursday that would protect senior citizens from scams during the coronavirus pandemic, Fox [...] Read full article: Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to prote...→

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

On May 27, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken are scheduled to launch from Kennedy Space Center in a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, becoming the first [...] Read full article: NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'sho...→

Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

The 2020 Faster Horses Festival has been postponed until July 2021 amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021...→

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...→

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target Corp’s quarterly online sales surged 141 percent due to panic buying in the coronavirus crisis, the retailer said on Wednesday, driving results past Wal [...] Read full article: Target’s online sales surge 141 percent ...→

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

 The Los Angeles Angels will implement furloughs across their organization starting June 1, becoming the latest team to take steps against the financial impact [...] Read full article: Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coro...→

Naperville Park District Will Sue to Reopen More Quickly

Naperville Park District Will Sue to Reopen More Quickly

The Naperville Park District will reopen some of its facilities and programs on June 1 and plans to take legal action in an effort to reopen entirely on its ow [...] Read full article: Naperville Park District Will Sue to Reo...→

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Parking lots are slowly beginning to re-open at some of California’s state parks. Over the weekend, and without an official announcement, the state began to pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 C...→

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

How bar and restaurant owners around the world from Germany to Maryland are getting creative to enforce social distancing measures for diners. Read full article: Restaurants enforce social distancing wi...→

Florida Keys will reopen to visitors June 1 amid pandemic | WTOP

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists on June 1, more than two months after the island chain closed to visitors to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Florida Keys will reopen to visitors Jun...→

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu spoke on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday, one day before restaurants in the state were allowed to reopen for outdoor dining a [...] Read full article: Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshi...→

South Korea reports single digit domestic coronavirus cases; plans to reopen schools - amNewYork

BY SANGMI CHA South Korea on Sunday reported five new domestic cases of coronavirus, all linked to a cluster of cases centered around bars and nightclubs Read full article: South Korea reports single digit domesti...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

A Nigerian fraud ring is suspected of siphoning millions of dollars in U.S. unemployment payments. Stuck in a New Jersey hotel room, an Indian musician is play [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisi...→

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...→

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

From Hemet to Oak Glen to Corona, business owners say it’s their right to earn a living, while some officials decline to enforce rules Read full article: Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — d...→

Knicks may get huge edge amid NBA’s coronavirus cap chaos

Knicks may get huge edge amid NBA’s coronavirus cap chaos

Bobby Marks, ESPN’s cap guru, predicts NBA free agency this summer will “slow to a crawl” and all players with opt-outs in their contracts will choose to opt i [...] Read full article: Knicks may get huge edge amid NBA’s coro...→

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...→

Nearly 50 surrogate babies crammed into Ukraine hotel amid coronavirus

Nearly 50 surrogate babies crammed into Ukraine hotel amid coronavirus

Nearly 50 surrogate babies from several countries — including the US — are crammed into a dormitory at a Ukraine hotel and cannot be picked up by their familie [...] Read full article: Nearly 50 surrogate babies crammed into ...→

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Just one Bay Area county — Alameda — was among the 10 largest gainers of new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in California on Wednesday, while the region accounted [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready ...→

Texas National Guard Helping Disinfect Facilities Affected by Coronavirus

Texas National Guard Helping Disinfect Facilities Affected by Coronavirus

National Guard forces in Texas are now helping to disinfect long-term care facilities which have been hit particularly hard by the coronavirus outbreak. Severa [...] Read full article: Texas National Guard Helping Disinfect F...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz mum on Trump's call to reopen churches | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz mum on Trump's call to reopen churches | MinnPost

The 33 deaths reported Friday by the Minnesota Department of Health are the highest single-day total for Minnesota during the COVID-19 pandemic so far. Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz mum on Tr...→

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

Six National Guard armories across Minnesota will offer free diagnostic testing for the coronavirus over the Memorial Day weekend. Working with state and local [...] Read full article: National Guard offers free coronavirus t...→

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend benefits for National Guardsmen amid pandemic

A bipartisan group of 125 lawmakers on Capitol Hill is calling on the Pentagon to extend support to National Guardsmen on coronavirus-related missions across t [...] Read full article: Lawmakers press Trump admin to extend be...→

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Jerry Moran introduced a bipartisan measure Thursday that would protect senior citizens from scams during the coronavirus pandemic, Fox [...] Read full article: Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to prote...→

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

Zoe Kravitz shared her thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic and her concerns about returning to work on “The Batman.”  Read full article: 'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares con...→

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'shot of inspiration' amid coronavirus: Former astronaut Mike Massimino

On May 27, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken are scheduled to launch from Kennedy Space Center in a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, becoming the first [...] Read full article: NASA’s Demo-2 launch with SpaceX is 'sho...→

Chinese national charged with trying to steal $20M in coronavirus relief funds

Chinese national charged with trying to steal $20M in coronavirus relief funds

A Chinese national living in New York was charged Thursday with trying to steal more than $20 million in federal Paycheck Protection Programs loans, the bigges [...] Read full article: Chinese national charged with trying to ...→

Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus pandemic

The 2020 Faster Horses Festival has been postponed until July 2021 amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Faster Horses Festival postponed to 2021...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

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...→

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target Corp’s quarterly online sales surged 141 percent due to panic buying in the coronavirus crisis, the retailer said on Wednesday, driving results past Wal [...] Read full article: Target’s online sales surge 141 percent ...→

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

Man drives over 600 miles for haircut amid coronavirus pandemic

It was shear madness. A 28-year-old Washington state man said he drove more than 600 miles to get a haircut in California after seeing a friend’s Facebook post [...] Read full article: Man drives over 600 miles for haircut am...→

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

 The Los Angeles Angels will implement furloughs across their organization starting June 1, becoming the latest team to take steps against the financial impact [...] Read full article: Angels Plan Employee Furloughs Amid Coro...→

Naperville Park District Will Sue to Reopen More Quickly

Naperville Park District Will Sue to Reopen More Quickly

The Naperville Park District will reopen some of its facilities and programs on June 1 and plans to take legal action in an effort to reopen entirely on its ow [...] Read full article: Naperville Park District Will Sue to Reo...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

More than 4 million homeowners skip mortgage payments amid coronavirus crisis

Fewer Americans are calling their mortgage servicers to ask for relief from mortgage payments, but the housing industry isn’t out of the woods yet. More than 4 [...] Read full article: More than 4 million homeowners skip mort...→

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Parking lots are slowly beginning to re-open at some of California’s state parks. Over the weekend, and without an official announcement, the state began to pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 C...→

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

A Washington man says he drove more than 600 miles to California for a haircut after seeing a friend’s social media post about getting a trim at a time when mo [...] Read full article: Washington man drives 600 miles to Calif...→

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

How bar and restaurant owners around the world from Germany to Maryland are getting creative to enforce social distancing measures for diners. Read full article: Restaurants enforce social distancing wi...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Florida Keys will reopen to visitors June 1 amid pandemic | WTOP

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists on June 1, more than two months after the island chain closed to visitors to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Florida Keys will reopen to visitors Jun...→

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

Michigan courts expand virtual capabilities for people amid coronavirus pandemic

The Michigan Supreme Court unveiled expanded capabilities for people to access virtual courtrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Michigan courts expand virtual capabilit...→

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshire's economy can restart safely amid coronavirus outbreak

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu spoke on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday, one day before restaurants in the state were allowed to reopen for outdoor dining a [...] Read full article: Gov. Sununu 'very confident' New Hampshi...→

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington state has walked back its requirement that restaurants keep a “daily log” of customers when they reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, less than a w [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order th...→

South Korea reports single digit domestic coronavirus cases; plans to reopen schools - amNewYork

BY SANGMI CHA South Korea on Sunday reported five new domestic cases of coronavirus, all linked to a cluster of cases centered around bars and nightclubs Read full article: South Korea reports single digit domesti...→

Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Family and friends of William Howard Chittenden, marine corps veteran, gather in Wheaton on Saturday to celebrate his 100th birthday, finding some hope amid a [...] Read full article: Marine Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

A Nigerian fraud ring is suspected of siphoning millions of dollars in U.S. unemployment payments. Stuck in a New Jersey hotel room, an Indian musician is play [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisi...→

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday said the coronavirus pandemic has revealed some leaders to be empty suits and that a lot of the people in positions o [...] Read full article: Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretend...→

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...→

Upstate battle rages over opening summer camps amid coronavirus crisis

Upstate battle rages over opening summer camps amid coronavirus crisis

Summer camps have become a battleground for upstate reopening wars — with fearful locals and anxious operators in limbo awaiting direction on if and how they c [...] Read full article: Upstate battle rages over opening summer...→

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — defying coronavirus orders

From Hemet to Oak Glen to Corona, business owners say it’s their right to earn a living, while some officials decline to enforce rules Read full article: Some Inland Empire businesses reopen — d...→

National park closings gave wildlife room to roam. Rangers advise caution amid reopenings.

National park closings gave wildlife room to roam. Rangers advise caution amid reopenings.

At national parks, rangers ready for reopening as bears are wandering empty roads and tortoises are sunning themselves on tarmac. Read full article: National park closings gave wildlife roo...→

Knicks may get huge edge amid NBA’s coronavirus cap chaos

Knicks may get huge edge amid NBA’s coronavirus cap chaos

Bobby Marks, ESPN’s cap guru, predicts NBA free agency this summer will “slow to a crawl” and all players with opt-outs in their contracts will choose to opt i [...] Read full article: Knicks may get huge edge amid NBA’s coro...→

12-Year-Old Gage Park Boy Dies of Coronavirus

12-Year-Old Gage Park Boy Dies of Coronavirus

Neighbors and teachers in Chicago’s Gage Park neighborhood are remembering a 12-year-old boy who on Thursday became the youngest known person to die from the c [...] Read full article: 12-Year-Old Gage Park Boy Dies of Corona...→

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...→

Border wall construction has sped up amid coronavirus crisis, CBP chief says

Border wall construction has sped up amid coronavirus crisis, CBP chief says

EXCLUSIVE: Construction of the wall at the southern border has sped up amid the coronavirus crisis, and it remains a “top priority” for the Trump administratio [...] Read full article: Border wall construction has sped up ami...→

Nearly 50 surrogate babies crammed into Ukraine hotel amid coronavirus

Nearly 50 surrogate babies crammed into Ukraine hotel amid coronavirus

Nearly 50 surrogate babies from several countries — including the US — are crammed into a dormitory at a Ukraine hotel and cannot be picked up by their familie [...] Read full article: Nearly 50 surrogate babies crammed into ...→

Woman falls into thermal feature after illegally entering Yellowstone National Park, park officials say

Woman falls into thermal feature after illegally entering Yellowstone National Park, park officials say

She told park rangers she was backing up to take pictures when she fell into a thermal feature at the Old Faithful Geyser, one of the most famous geyser’s in t [...] Read full article: Woman falls into thermal feature after i...→

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Just one Bay Area county — Alameda — was among the 10 largest gainers of new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in California on Wednesday, while the region accounted [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready ...→

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Nearly two dozen nursing home residents were taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, a Pinellas county official co [...] Read full article: 21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents ...→

Texas National Guard Helping Disinfect Facilities Affected by Coronavirus

Texas National Guard Helping Disinfect Facilities Affected by Coronavirus

National Guard forces in Texas are now helping to disinfect long-term care facilities which have been hit particularly hard by the coronavirus outbreak. Severa [...] Read full article: Texas National Guard Helping Disinfect F...→