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Amazon warehouses getting hit with COVID-19 cases

7 minutes ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Amazon warehouses are facing a growing tide of coronavirus cases with at least 11 facilities hit so far, according to Amazon and local media reports.
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New Yorkers buy, sell apartments despite coronavirus restrictions

New Yorkers buy, sell apartments despite coronavirus restrictions

11 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Here's a look at how the local real estate industry has stayed active during the pandemic.
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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Families, Teachers Adjusting To Distance Learning

39 minutes ago   |   CBS

Coronavirus: Latest News | Community Resources | COVID-19 Info | Download Our App | CBSN Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS - Most Minnesota schools are just three days into distance...
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5 for Good: Local diner gives free soup to seniors impacted by coronavirus

5 for Good: Local diner gives free soup to seniors impacted by coronavirus

49 minutes ago   |   WCVB

The booths may be empty at Johnny's Luncheonette in Newton Centre, but co-owner Karen Masterson and her team are still working.
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Judge, defense clash in Theranos case over shelter-in-place orders

Judge, defense clash in Theranos case over shelter-in-place orders

1 hour ago   |   Politico

In many ways, Elizabeth Holmes is not the most sympathetic defendant to be raising the alarm about inequities in how the U.S. justice system is responding to the coronavirus...
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Aiming while blind: DeSantis 'targets' coronavirus with insufficient data

Aiming while blind: DeSantis 'targets' coronavirus with insufficient data

1 hour ago   |   Politico

TALLAHASSEE - Florida's coronavirus test rates lag behind the national average. Its caseloads are exploding by the day. And a chorus of experts predict the state is on the cusp...
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The best takeout restaurant in every state, according to Yelp

The best takeout restaurant in every state, according to Yelp

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

You may be relying on takeout a little more than usual, so why not try the best of the best? Business Insider teamed up with Yelp to determine the best takeout spot in every...
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Why State and Local Debt Is Fraught Territory for the Fed

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The central bank is weighing what it can do to help local bond markets. Here's why Democrats' big ask - direct purchases - are so tough.
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D.C. inmates sue over coronavirus fears, claim staff are not taking precautions

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

"Incarceration should not be a death sentence." said the co-director of the ACLU's local chapter.
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Drexel Univ. launches 3D printing project for face shields

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Faculty, students have 2 dozen 3D printers making face shields for local health care workers
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FDA Says Zantac Should Be Pulled From Market, Citing Cancer Risk

FDA Says Zantac Should Be Pulled From Market, Citing Cancer Risk

Major pharmacies had already pulled the popular heartburn drug and its generic equivalents due to a contaminant. Now the Food and Drug Administration says definitively they... Read more ...

Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

The grass-court grand slam was due to begin on June 29, but a decision was made to scrap the event for the first time since World War II. Read more ...

New York City nurse says she worked for a week while infected with coronavirus

New York City nurse says she worked for a week while infected with coronavirus

She said her diagnosis went undetected because the hospitals where she worked have not been testing staff. Read more ...

Toilet paper spills onto Texas highway after truck catches fire

Toilet paper spills onto Texas highway after truck catches fire

No, this is not an April Fools' prank. A Texas interstate was closed early Wednesday morning after a tractor-trailer carrying a load of toilet paper crashed and caught fire. Read more ...

LIVE: Gov. Beshear gives update on COVID-19 outbreak across Kentucky

LIVE: Gov. Beshear gives update on COVID-19 outbreak across Kentucky

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear is expected to give an update on the COVID-19 outbreak across the Bluegrass. Read more ...

FDA Requests Heartburn Drug Zantac To Be Pulled From Market Immediately

FDA Requests Heartburn Drug Zantac To Be Pulled From Market Immediately

The US Food and Drug Administration is requesting that manufacturers pull all prescription and over-the-counter ranitidine drugs, known by the brand name Zantac, from the... Read more ...

Target, Trader Joe's and other stores close on Easter Sunday to give...

Target, Trader Joe's and other stores close on Easter Sunday to give employees break

Grocery store workers have been working around the clock to make sure shelves are stocked during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

Virus forces Wimbledon cancellation for 1st time since WWII

Virus forces Wimbledon cancellation for 1st time since WWII

For the first time in its nearly century-and-a-half history, Wimbledon was canceled for a reason other than war, scrapped in 2020 on Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Florida Governor Issues Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order

Florida Governor Issues Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order

After mounting COVID-19 cases and public pressure, GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis finally took a step he previously said he was waiting for the White House to order. Read more ...

Rangers vet Choo giving $1K each to 191 Texas minor leaguers

Rangers vet Choo giving $1K each to 191 Texas minor leaguers

Rangers veteran Shin-Soo Choo is helping out financially strapped minor league players with the season on hold, giving $1,000 each to 191 of them who are in the Texas organization. Read more ...