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Car carrying COVID-19 samples involved in crash on New England highway; samples not compromised

Car carrying COVID-19 samples involved in crash on New England highway; samples not compromised

27 minutes ago   |   WMUR

A crash involving a vehicle transporting COVID-19 samples is under investigation, according to state police.
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Prosecutors say truck driver used drugs before fatal motorcycle crash

Prosecutors say truck driver used drugs before fatal motorcycle crash

1 hour ago   |   WMUR

A truck driver charged in a crash that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire had fentanyl, morphine and a chemical found in cocaine in his system that day, and told...
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Exxon could delay third Guyana project as government review drags on

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Exxon Mobil Corp said on Tuesday that production at the Payara project, its third development in Guyana, could be delayed due to delays in government approvals as the company...
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Courier carrying coronavirus test samples involved in Seekonk car crash

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A courier carrying samples to a lab for coronavirus testing was involved in a crash with a tractor trailer and an ambulance transporting a patient in Seekonk, resulting in a...
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The CEO of AI startup Node raised new funding during the coronavirus crisis. Her advice for other venture-backed companies: This is the time to make your investors work hard

The CEO of AI startup Node raised new funding during the coronavirus crisis. Her advice for other venture-backed companies: This is the time to make your investors work hard

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Artificial intelligence startup Node raised $6 million in fresh funding from Mark Cuban, Canaan Partners, and others, and launched a new product amid the coronavirus...
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New Hampshire judge denies Volodymyr Zhukovskyy bail hearing request

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A Superior Court judge has denied a request from Volodymyr Zhukovskyy for a hearing seeking potential release as he awaits trial in the fatal Randolph, N.H., motorcycle crash...
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More people have died from COVID-19 in New York City than perished on 9/11

3 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

New York state recorded 731 new coronavirus deaths Tuesday, marking the biggest one-day jump in the outbreak. The state's death toll since the beginning of the outbreak is now...
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NYC virus deaths exceed 3,200, topping toll for 9/11 attacks

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

NEW YORK - New York City's death toll from the coronavirus officially eclipsed the number of those killed at the World Trade Center on 9/11, health officials said Tuesday. In...
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Side effects: Fuel demand crash shuts U.S. ethanol plants, meatpackers lack refrigerant

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

A slew of U.S. ethanol plants have shut down as fuel demand has collapsed during the coronavirus outbreak, and meatpackers have been hit by a worrying side-effect: less carbon...
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Allstate is giving $600 million back to customers because there are fewer car crashes during the coronavirus pandemic

Allstate is giving $600 million back to customers because there are fewer car crashes during the coronavirus pandemic

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insurance giants are saving hundreds of millions of dollars thanks to the drop in filed claims as Americans stop driving. Allstate said it would return $600 million, or about...
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President Trump removes watchdog tapped for oversight of $2 trillion virus...

President Trump removes watchdog tapped for oversight of $2 trillion virus rescue package

It was not immediately clear who will now oversee the rescue law. Read more ...

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first...

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first lady's chief of staff

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham is leaving her post. She never held a formal press briefing. Read more ...

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first...

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first lady's chief of staff

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham is leaving her post. She never held a formal press briefing. Read more ...

‘Big disparity': 70% of Louisiana's coronavirus deaths are African...

‘Big disparity': 70% of Louisiana's coronavirus deaths are African Americans, governor says

Louisiana's population is 33% African American, according to 2019 U.S. Census data. Read more ...

Long Lines, Masks And Plexiglas Barriers Greet Wisconsin Voters At Polls

Long Lines, Masks And Plexiglas Barriers Greet Wisconsin Voters At Polls

After an 11th-hour scramble, Wisconsin forged ahead with its election, despite fears about the coronavirus outbreak and an ongoing stay-at-home order. (Image credit: Kamil... Read more ...

Pentagon Ordered Navy Chief's Apology for Slamming Carrier Captain

Pentagon Ordered Navy Chief's Apology for Slamming Carrier Captain

Defense Secretary Mark Esper directed acting Navy chief Thomas Modly to apologize for profanity-laced remarks aboard the coronavirus-hit USS Theodore Roosevelt. Read more ...

New White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany claimed in February that...

New White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany claimed in February that 'we will not see diseases like the coronavirus' come to America

Kayleigh McEnany, the newly-named White House press secretary for President Donald Trump, claimed in a February 25 interview on Fox Business that the novel coronavirus wouldn't... Read more ...

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Senate should quickly approve more funds for small-business loans to prevent layoffs due to the coronavirus outbreak. McConnell... Read more ...

Appeals court rejects block on Trump administration execution plans

Appeals court rejects block on Trump administration execution plans

An appeals court panel has voted, 2-1, to overturn an injunction against the Trump administration's plan to restart federal executions for the first time since 2003. However... Read more ...

Taliban suspends prisoner exchange talks with Afghan govt, recalls negotiators

Taliban suspends prisoner exchange talks with Afghan govt, recalls negotiators

The Taliban on Tuesday recalled its negotiators from Afghanistan hours after they suspended talks on a prisoner exchange process with the Afghan government, a spokesman for the... Read more ...