Coronavirus

Virtual open houses, masked notaries: How you can still buy a home in a pandemic

9 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The housing market has taken a hit as the coronavirus has spread. However, some buyers are still moving forward.
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Hold the ball: NBA's Adam Silver says no decision will be made on season return until at least May

Hold the ball: NBA's Adam Silver says no decision will be made on season return until at least May

9 minutes ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

NBA commissioner Adam Silver said the world's premier basketball league won't even consider a return to 2019-2020 season action until at least May as they sit tight and bide...
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US stock markets rally as number of new coronavirus cases appears to fall

US stock markets rally as number of new coronavirus cases appears to fall

9 minutes ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Wall Street opened higher on Tuesday, building on the previous day's gains, as investors hope the slowing growth of the Covid-19 pandemic will speed up the process of...
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70 Percent of Coronavirus Deaths in Louisiana Are African Americans, Despite Being 33 Percent of the Population

9 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

The coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately impacted minority communities in many areas of the country.
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Chris Johnson's big NFL regret was signing with the Jets

Chris Johnson's big NFL regret was signing with the Jets

9 minutes ago   |   New York Post

The coronavirus pandemic is leading to a lot of self-evaluation. For former NFL running back Chris Johnson, it led him to vent about one poor decision - signing with the Jets...
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg slams SCOTUS decision on Wisconsin absentee voting

Ruth Bader Ginsburg slams SCOTUS decision on Wisconsin absentee voting

9 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg decried a decision made by the Supreme Court's majority blocking an extension to the absentee ballot deadline in Wisconsin, where the governor...
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Crew member of Navy hospital ship in NYC has COVID-19

11 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

A crew member of a Navy hospital ship sent to New York City for the coronavirus outbreak has tested positive for the disease.
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Japan's Abe declares state of emergency amid coronavirus outbreak

11 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   2 articles

Declaration is in response to surging number of infections, although people cannot legally be forced to stay home.
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US Supreme Court blocks attempt to delay voting in Wisconsin primary

11 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Order leaves many in the state in chaos, uncertainty and fear over coronavirus pandemic.
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Wisconsin election goes ahead as planned amid coronavirus after Republican power play

11 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News

They don't call 'em cheeseheads for nothing. Polls opened Tuesday morning in Wisconsin after Republicans succeeded in forcing in-person voting to go ahead despite widespread...
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Authorities recover body of Maeve Kennedy McKean, search for missing son...

Authorities recover body of Maeve Kennedy McKean, search for missing son continues

The body of Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean was recovered by authorities Monday after she and her son disappeared on a canoe in Maryland's Chesapeake Bay on Friday, officials... Read more ...

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

The president said Biden offered suggestions on how to address the pandemic. Read more ...

Wisconsin supreme court rules gov can't postpone Tuesday's primary

Wisconsin supreme court rules gov can't postpone Tuesday's primary

Wisconsin's presidential primary will proceed on Tuesday - despite a last-ditch effort by the governor to postpone voting amid the coronavirus pandemic. The state Supreme Court... Read more ...

Rep. John Lewis endorses Joe Biden's presidential bid

Rep. John Lewis endorses Joe Biden's presidential bid

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British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

One day after being hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to an intensive care unit after his condition worsened. Read more ...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus; court challenge expected

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has issued an executive order to delay the state's scheduled Tuesday presidential primary election for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

With Boris Johnson hospitalized in intensive care, what's next for Britain?

With Boris Johnson hospitalized in intensive care, what's next for Britain?

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved into intensive care, a day after being hospitalized with coronavirus. So, with the PM out of action, how will the British... Read more ...

WhatsApp puts limits on message forwarding to curb COVID-19 misinformation

WhatsApp puts limits on message forwarding to curb COVID-19 misinformation

Starting today, WhatsApp messages can only be forwarded to one chat at a time. What you need to know WhatsApp is tackling the spread of misinformation on its platform by... Read more ...

UFC getting private island to hold weekly fights amid coronavirus crisis

UFC getting private island to hold weekly fights amid coronavirus crisis

If you didn't fully grasp just how desperate Dana White is to run UFC fights amid the coronavirus pandemic, you will now. Not only is UFC 249 set to happen on April 18, but... Read more ...

India lifted its ban on the export of hydroxychloroquine - Trump's unproven...

India lifted its ban on the export of hydroxychloroquine - Trump's unproven coronavirus 'cure' - hours after the president threatened 'retaliation' if it didn't do so

India has lifted its partial ban on the export of hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malarial drug that President Donald Trump has repeatedly touted as a coronavirus prevention and... Read more ...