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Sweden acts to keep airline routes open

12 minutes ago   |   National Post

STOCKHOLM - Sweden's government will act to keep vital domestic airline routes open, despite the impact on travel caused by the coronavirus, it said on Monday.
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Baker touts important role of public workers

Baker touts important role of public workers

54 minutes ago   |   WCVB

Private sector layoffs have skyrocketed during the COVID-19 pandemic, but Gov. Charlie Baker has offered job reassurances to many of those working in state government.
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Amazon is now selling masks, hand sanitizer, and gowns on a special section reserved for healthcare workers

Amazon is now selling masks, hand sanitizer, and gowns on a special section reserved for healthcare workers

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Amazon has a new section on its website where hospitals and government organizations can shop for COVID-19 supplies. The general public will not be able to buy these...
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'Money Heist' Part 4 Ending Explained: What Happened At the End of 'La Casa De Papel' Season 4?

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

"Money Heist" Part 4 ends with the Spanish government in crisis and the final episode setting up a rogue Alicia Sierra as the main villain of the next season.
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Golf-2020 Open Championship canceled due to coronavirus

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   4 articles

The 149th Open Championsip due to be played at Royal St George's from July 16-19 has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, golf's governing body the R&A announced on...
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A European approach to fund the coronavirus cost is in the interest of all

A European approach to fund the coronavirus cost is in the interest of all

1 hour ago   |   Bruegel

This opinion piece was originally published in El País and Corriere della Sera . To reduce the economic fallout from the coronavirus crisis, massive fiscal support will be...
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Former Libya prime minister dies from coronavirus

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News

Mahmoud Jibril, who was Libya's interim prime minister during the country's uprising against longtime ruler Muammar Gaddafi, has died from coronavirus, officials announced...
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Gross Domestic Product by Industry, 4th Quarter and Year 2019

1 hour ago   |   U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

Retail trade, finance and insurance, and utilities were the leading contributors to the increase in U.S. economic growth in the fourth quarter of 2019, according to gross...
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The UK has ordered millions of coronavirus antibody tests which don't work and functional ones could be months away

The UK has ordered millions of coronavirus antibody tests which don't work and functional ones could be months away

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Government's around the world are examining plans for so-called "immunity passports" that could allow people who have immunity to the coronavirus to return to normal...
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Imagining a Department of Actual Defense in a Time of Coronavirus

Imagining a Department of Actual Defense in a Time of Coronavirus

1 hour ago   |   MintPress News

When a few thousand people were murdered on September 11, 2001, I was actually stupid enough - I kid you not - to imagine that the general public would conclude that because...
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British Open canceled until next year as golf schedule reworked due to...

British Open canceled until next year as golf schedule reworked due to coronavirus

Golf will only have three major championships at the most this year. Read more ...

National coronavirus updates: A difficult week ahead as US death toll nears...

National coronavirus updates: A difficult week ahead as US death toll nears 10,000

The U.S. surgeon general said it will be the "hardest and the saddest" week many Americans have ever faced. Read more ...

Cashier sprayed in eyes with Lysol by customer mad about purchase limit...

Cashier sprayed in eyes with Lysol by customer mad about purchase limit, police say

The cashier told the woman there was a limit on the number of Lysol disinfectant cans that she was trying to purchase. Then police said the woman sprayed the cashier in the eyes. Read more ...

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

Nadia, a tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York, has become the first of her kind to test positive for the coronavirus. Read more ...

Coronavirus Update: New York's Bronx Zoo Says Tiger Tests Positive

Coronavirus Update: New York's Bronx Zoo Says Tiger Tests Positive

Throughout the coronavirus outbreak, many have wondered if animals can get the disease. It appears at least some can, according to the World Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo... Read more ...

Fauci said he tested negative for coronavirus

Fauci said he tested negative for coronavirus

The nation's top infectious disease expert said he tested negative for coronavirus Saturday when asked why he wasn't wearing a face mask as the pandemic spreads across the nation. Read more ...

Wisconsin moves ahead with election, awaits Supreme Court

Wisconsin moves ahead with election, awaits Supreme Court

Wisconsin is moving ahead with plans to hold in-person voting for its presidential primary and spring election on Tuesday, despite the coronavirus pandemic Read more ...

Jamie Dimon tells shareholders he expects the coronavirus to cause a 'bad...

Jamie Dimon tells shareholders he expects the coronavirus to cause a 'bad recession' and 'financial stress similar to the global financial crisis,' at a minimum

Jamie Dimon's annual letter to JPMorgan shareholders was published Monday. In it, the bank's CEO addressed the coronavirus pandemic and the impact it could have on the US... Read more ...

Polish MPs reject voting on ruling party's plan to hold presidential...

Polish MPs reject voting on ruling party's plan to hold presidential election in May by post

Polish lawmakers rejected a ruling Law and Justice party proposal on Monday to hold a presidential election on May 10 by post. The move makes it more uncertain whether the... Read more ...

Rex Ryan draws ire of McCourty twins after Amari Cooper ‘turd' rant on ESPN

Rex Ryan draws ire of McCourty twins after Amari Cooper ‘turd' rant on ESPN

The McCourty brothers weren't fond of how ESPN handled Rex Ryan's outburst toward Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper. Ryan, 57, caused a stir last week when he criticized the... Read more ...