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Go for the Jugular, Joe Biden

4 minutes ago   |   The New Republic

It can no longer be said that Joe Biden is missing in action. Over the course of the last week, the Biden campaign, sensitive to criticism from progressives and bafflement from...
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US coronavirus death toll reaches 4,000 as NYC parks refrigerated morgue trucks on streets

4 minutes ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

The number of U.S. deaths could range from 100,000 to 240,000 even if Americans continue to stay home and limit contact with others.
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‘Ineptness costing lives': UK govt accused of breaking Covid-19 testing promises, as 85% of NHS staff in ‘isolation' fit to work

‘Ineptness costing lives': UK govt accused of breaking Covid-19 testing promises, as 85% of NHS staff in ‘isolation' fit to work

10 minutes ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The UK government is coming under increasing pressure over its apparent failure to deliver on its coronavirus testing numbers, as a top health official says the vast majority...
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Confirmed coronavirus cases in Spain surge past 100,000

16 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News   |   3 articles

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Spain surged past 100,000 overnight as the nation recorded its highest daily death toll since the global pandemic unfolded. In the...
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Japan expands entry ban to 73 countries, all visitors to be quarantined

Japan expands entry ban to 73 countries, all visitors to be quarantined

28 minutes ago   |   RT

Japan's government is expanding a ban on the entry of non-Japanese people to cover 73 countries, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday. The number of countries was...
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Tiger Woods-Phil Mickelson rematch could include Tom Brady, Peyton Manning

36 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

With the sports void dragging on, fans are looking for any and all options for watching a competitive event. How about this foursome hitting the links - Tiger Woods, Phil...
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WeWork offers rent discounts as incentives to secure long-term leases

56 minutes ago   |   The Real Deal New York

WeWork has reportedly offered some customers generous discounts on their rent if they agree to sign long-term lease agreements. The co-working giant made the offers to reduce...
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Jason Gough's forecast:

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

March is done, and it was mild enough to land us tied for ninth warmest on record. More impressively, the first quarter of the year is over and it was the second warmest such...
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Costco says members can only bring one guest to stores as the shopping frenzy during the pandemic continues

Costco says members can only bring one guest to stores as the shopping frenzy during the pandemic continues

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Costco announced Wednesday that it will not allow more than two people to enter its US warehouses with each membership card from Friday onward. As shoppers swarm its stores...
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Spain reports more than 100,000 coronavirus cases, new daily death toll record

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

MADRID - The number of cases of coronavirus in Spain surpassed 100,000 on Wednesday while the number of fatalities reported overnight reached a new record, the country's health...
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What you need to do to get your government stimulus check

What you need to do to get your government stimulus check

Married couples filing joint returns will receive the full payment - $2,400 - if their adjusted gross income, which is what you report on your taxes, is under $150,000. Read more ...

McConnell: Impeachment 'diverted attention' from coronavirus

McConnell: Impeachment 'diverted attention' from coronavirus

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Trump's impeachment trial distracted the government from paying attention to the novel coronavirus. Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here's what you need to know before the markets open. 1. Warren Buffett could bail out airlines, hotels, and casinos as coronavirus ravages their revenues. The billionaire... Read more ...

Hundreds of thousands of coronavirus deaths projected in US

Hundreds of thousands of coronavirus deaths projected in US

President Donald Trump is warning Americans about a very grim two weeks ahead. Read more ...

Journalist Chris Cuomo diagnosed with coronavirus

Journalist Chris Cuomo diagnosed with coronavirus

The CNN anchor and brother of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that he is self-quarantined in his basement. Read more ...

White House Reveals Its Latest Death Projection

White House Reveals Its Latest Death Projection

The White House on Tuesday projected 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the US from the coronavirus pandemic if current social distancing guidelines are maintained. President Trump... Read more ...

A look at Selena's legacy, 25 years after her murder

A look at Selena's legacy, 25 years after her murder

Twenty-five years have passed since the "Queen of Tejano music" was killed by her fan club president but her songs and style still loom large in the memories of her fans. Read more ...

Fire at Bronx apartment building kills 4

Fire at Bronx apartment building kills 4

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Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $400,000 to New York's hardest-hit...

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $400,000 to New York's hardest-hit hospitals

It comes two weeks after they donated $1 million to Feeding America and Food Banks Canada. Read more ...

Under Armour begins making medical face masks

Under Armour begins making medical face masks

Under Armour has begun to manufacture and assemble face masks, face shields and specially equipped fanny packs for health care providers and staff. Read more ...