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Minnesota grocery workers put their health on the line every shift

9 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

If one place encapsulates the best and the worst moments of life during the coronavirus pandemic, it's grocery stores. For those who work there, even their daily routines are...
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Businesses helping businesses try to chart future after coronavirus

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

The business-to-business connection is now becoming an inspirational force. Companies are pivoting to help small businesses as retailers, restaurants and the rest struggle to...
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SheaMoisture Launches $1 Million Fund To Help Small Business Owners Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

11 hours ago   |   News One

The global hair and skincare brand SheaMoisture is extending support to entrepreneurs of color whose businesses have been significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic...
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How This Social Gaming Company Is Promoting Physical Distancing

12 hours ago   |   Forbes

King teamed up with the World Health Organization.
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Health Officials Say ‘Ventilators' Donated By Tesla Are Wrong Type And Not Powerful Enough

12 hours ago   |   Forbes

Carmakers have pivoted workers to start making everything from masks to face shields to ventilators, which are in critically short supply. But some say the machines donated by...
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Inside the deadly voyage of 2 Holland America cruises stricken with coronavirus and stranded at sea for weeks with hundreds of sick passengers

Inside the deadly voyage of 2 Holland America cruises stricken with coronavirus and stranded at sea for weeks with hundreds of sick passengers

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Holland America Line's MS Zaandam and MS Rotterdam were finally permitted to dock and allowed to disembark passengers at Florida's Port Everglades on Thursday. The Zaandam was...
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'The scary things that this virus can do': Doctors across NYC share the harrowing reality of caring for oxygen-starved coronavirus patients as equipment runs short

'The scary things that this virus can do': Doctors across NYC share the harrowing reality of caring for oxygen-starved coronavirus patients as equipment runs short

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

New York City's hospitals are filling with coronavirus patients as the pandemic hits the city. In response, hospitals are finding new ways to add beds and increase the number...
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Opinion | The 9/11 Playbook for Protecting Privacy

Opinion | The 9/11 Playbook for Protecting Privacy

15 hours ago   |   Politico

The coronavirus pandemic will transform American life like no event since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The outbreak, it is now clear, will cause death and...
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MLM sellers solicit cash to donate products to health workers, but experts say it's a marketing ploy

16 hours ago   |   CNBC

Experts warn consumers' donation money is better spent directly donating to hospitals or other charitable organizations.
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A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New York City's top hospital, where she says space is running out for patients and nurse staffing is starting to run thin

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New York City's top hospital, where she says space is running out for patients and nurse staffing is starting to run thin

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

One New York City nurse shared her experience treating patients positive for COVID-19, some in critical condition. New York state had over 100,000 coronavirus cases as of April...
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Trump pledges more money for small businesses to weather coronavirus storm

Trump pledges more money for small businesses to weather coronavirus storm

President Donald Trump is promising to pump more cash into a program aimed at keeping small businesses afloat through their coronavirus shutdowns. “I will immediately ask... Read more ...

Keir Starmer wins the Labour leadership contest and vows to unite the party

Keir Starmer wins the Labour leadership contest and vows to unite the party

Keir Starmer has been elected as the new leader of the Labour Party. The Shadow Brexit Secretary won convincingly against his rivals Rebecca Long-Bailey and Lisa Nandy. The... Read more ...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New York City's top hospital, where she says space is running out for patients and nurse staffing is starting to run thin

One New York City nurse shared her experience treating patients positive for COVID-19, some in critical condition. New York state had over 100,000 coronavirus cases as of April... Read more ...

Trump vs. governors, 10 million jobless and New York's devastation. 7...

Trump vs. governors, 10 million jobless and New York's devastation. 7 reporters break it down

New York may be approaching its coronavirus peak, but with the U.S. death toll now approaching 1,000 per day, many bleak days remain ahead for the cities and states whose... Read more ...

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

To the shock of many, alcoholic beverage production was listed as a nonessential business during the shutdown to aid social distancing. Then came the beer hoarding. (Image... Read more ...

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart stores will allow no more than five customers for each 1,000 square feet of space. Walmart employees stationed at store entrances will count customers and admit them... Read more ...

Airlines Apply For Relief Payments Amid Coronavirus Slowdown

Airlines Apply For Relief Payments Amid Coronavirus Slowdown

In return for a share of billions of dollars, the companies must say how they expect to pay it back and not lay off workers through Sept. 30, among other restrictions. (Image... Read more ...

Zoom will enable meeting passwords and virtual waiting rooms by default to...

Zoom will enable meeting passwords and virtual waiting rooms by default to help stop 'Zoombombing' incidents

Zoom is improving the security settings on its app, after facing backlash from users. Starting April 5, Zoom will require passwords if a user tries to enter a meeting using... Read more ...

Roll-out of a business loan program brings hope to small businesses impacted...

Roll-out of a business loan program brings hope to small businesses impacted by COVID-19

Small businesses, crippled by the coronavirus crisis, are hoping government programs will be the safety net to help keep them afloat. Read more ...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta and Southwest shares this week

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of shares in Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines this week, new SEC filings show. The billionaire... Read more ...