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Coronavirus outbreaks at nursing homes rise sharply in L.A. County
Residents at nursing homes are among the most vulnerable populations to coronavirus.
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latimes.com
Uncle Joe Biden’s big coronavirus headache and other commentary
Campaign desk: Uncle Joe’s Big Corona Headache Joe Biden is “struggling to adapt” to the pandemic’s effect on the presidential race, Douglas Schoen observes at The Hill. Biden’s “greatest strength,” after all, lies in connecting with voters by “traveling all around the country, speaking to voters at rallies and of course shaking hands,” which he...
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nypost.com
FDA urged to let women get abortion drugs by mail during coronavirus crisis
The FDA is being urged to let women receive abortion-inducing drugs through the mail amid the coronavirus rather than have to leave their homes to get them. “While any woman who wants to go into a doctor’s office or into a clinic today and get an abortion should continue to be able to do so,...
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nypost.com
Deroy Murdock: Trump should demand Kennedy Center rehire fired employees
Despite securing $25 million in federal funding, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced that it will fire the 96-members National Symphony Orchestra.
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foxnews.com
Bella Thorne wears sports bra and shorts, asks fans if she should host a workout class: 'Quarentined day 19'
Bella Thorne is turning to her fans for suggestions on what she should do while self-isolating. 
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foxnews.com
Coronavirus next casualty: The nation's biggest story could devastate the news industry
Layoffs. Pay cuts. Furloughs. Closed newspapers. Containing COVID-19 coronavirus could spell disaster for industry dependent on ads.       
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usatoday.com
Florida’s Governor Is Scapegoating New Yorkers for His Own Coronavirus Catastrophe
To appease Trump, Ron DeSantis refused to shut down Florida. Now he’s blaming New Yorkers for spiraling infections.
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slate.com
Lisa Rinna shares bikini photo on 23rd wedding anniversary with Harry Hamlin: ‘Where we were suppose to be’
Lisa Rinna and Harry Hamlin are celebrating a big milestone: their 23rd wedding anniversary. 
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foxnews.com
Saints coach Sean Payton details juggling recovery from coronavirus with NFL coaching demands
After being diagnosed with COVID-19, Sean Payton went through a two-week self-quarantine — but he still kept plenty busy during that time.        
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usatoday.com
Vacation rentals are caught in the coronavirus crossfire
Confronting sudden income loss, some vacation rental hosts are working to accommodate the changing face of travel during coronavirus, even as Airbnb commits $250 million to cover losses faced by some hosts.
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edition.cnn.com
Trump unveils new five-minute coronavirus test device, N95 mask sterilizer
A new coronavirus testing device that can produce a result in five minutes will soon be available throughout the US, Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Stephen Hahn announced Monday. The test will be available in doctors’ clinics, emergency rooms and drive-through sites within the next month as officials try to rapidly overcome a lack...
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nypost.com
Germany taking patients from other countries lacking ICU beds
CNN's Fred Pleitgen joins The Lead.
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edition.cnn.com
Judge lifts Texas abortion ban pegged to coronavirus pandemic
Ohio, Iowa, Mississippi, Alabama and Oklahoma are among the other states that recently moved to suspend access.
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politico.com
At least 8 people dead from coronavirus at NJ nursing home
At least eight people died from the coronavirus at a New Jersey nursing home, and many others there have contracted the bug, officials announced Monday. The outbreak is at the Lakeland Nursing Home in Wanaque, Passaic County, Mayor Dan Mahler said in a letter to local residents obtained by WNBC. Mahler said he got word...
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nypost.com
Congress Eyes Infrastructure Projects Like 5G in Next Coronavirus Stimulus Phase
Expanding digital infrastructure, like broadband internet and 5G, and access to clean water are on Democrats' wish list as the coronavirus pandemic has forced much of the globe to function remotely from the safe confines of one's own home.
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newsweek.com
Trump has been nudging MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell to run for office
Monday's Rose Garden appearance is just the latest episode in an unusual political friendship.
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politico.com
Mike Francesa outraged by Knicks fans celebrating James Dolan’s coronavirus
Of course, when James Dolan finally inspires the cheers of Knicks fans it is for the wrong reason. The Knicks announced Saturday that Dolan tested positive for COVID-19 and the team’s owner remains in self-isolation, while experiencing little to no symptoms. That news brought unrestrained glee to countless fans — who posted memes and GIFs...
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nypost.com
Wofford forward Chevez Goodwin announces he's transferring to USC
Wofford forward Chevez Goodwin, who averaged 11.9 points and 6.2 rebounds last season, is the latest graduate transfer to join USC's basketball team.
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latimes.com
Ancient Mars had 2 reservoirs of water deep underground, study claims
Scientists have discovered that two unique reservoirs of ancient water once flowed deep beneath the surface of Mars.
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foxnews.com
Kelly Ripa mourns death of 'All My Children' co-star John Callahan: 'Way too young'
Kelly Ripa opened up about her emotional weekend during Monday's episode of "Live! with Kelly and Ryan."
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foxnews.com
Coronavirus testing is expected to get faster and less invasive this week. What will we learn when it does?
Dr. Seema Yasmin joins The Lead.
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edition.cnn.com
Bronx coronavirus victim’s body left in home for 24 hours before collected
A Bronx woman who died of suspected coronavirus complications was left to rot in her bed for more than 24 hours before the inundated city officials came to pick up her body — while her distraught family huddled in their car, they told The Post. Caridad Santiago, a 43-year old MTA cleaner, was discovered dead...
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nypost.com
'The Good Doctor' Season 4 Release Date: Will There Be Another Season of the ABC Show?
"The Good Doctor" Season 4 has been confirmed by ABC—but there could be a release date delay for the next season of the Freddie Highmore medical drama.
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newsweek.com
DeGrasse Tyson: Coronavirus is experiment in whether world 'will listen to scientists'
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and Ann Druyan, creator of National Geographic's "Cosmos" series, discuss the importance of science in age of COVID-19.       
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usatoday.com
Matthew McConaughey on 'Stay Home' PSA, future of Hollywood
Matthew McConaughey on 'Stay Home' PSA, future of Hollywood       
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usatoday.com
NJ town suspends Airbnb and other short term rentals amid coronavirus outbreak
No short-term rentals for this NJ town.
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foxnews.com
Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus test kit in Rose Garden, as HHS says 1 million Americans tested
President Trump announced on Monday that the United States has tested over 1 million people for the coronavirus as he unveiled a new rapid test kit for the contagion that is supposed to give results within five minutes.
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foxnews.com
This Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital Bundle deal is too good to pass up
Love gaming? You're about to really love this eBay deal on the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition, then.       
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usatoday.com
Hungary’s parliament approves giving PM Orban new powers in coronavirus battle
Hungary's parliament on Monday overwhelming approved new legislation granting Prime Minister Viktor Orban's government sweeping new powers during the coronavirus pandemic.
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foxnews.com
Montefiore neurosurgeon who separated conjoined twins dies from coronavirus
The Montefiore neurosurgeon who successfully separated conjoined 13-month-old twins in a rare operation has died from the coronavirus, the hospital announced Monday. Dr. James Goodrich, 73, a US Marine Corps vet and Vietnam veteran who went on to spend 30 years as a leading surgeon at the Bronx hospital, died Monday from complications from COVID-19....
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nypost.com
Central Park field hospital built to fight virus
Volunteer physicians and other professionals have set-up an emergency field hospital in New York City's Central Park to help with the influx of patients diagnosed with the new coronavirus. (March 30)       
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usatoday.com
NY Doctor: It's 'harrowing' for medical providers to see so many patients on ventilators
Dr. David Battinelli and CNN's Miguel Marquez join The Lead.
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edition.cnn.com
Dr. Gupta: 100,000 - 200,000 projected U.S. lives lost because government started late
CNN's Chief Medical Correspondent, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, joins The Lead.
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edition.cnn.com
Today’s coronavirus update: ‘Comfort’ arrives, FDA OKs antimalarial drugs
The USNS Comfort hospital ship arrived at the New York harbor Monday, as cases in the state hit more than 66,000 with 1,218 dead.  The mammoth floating infirmary, last seen in the Big Apple during the aftermath of Sept. 11, brings 1,000 beds, 1,200 personnel and sorely needed relief for local hospitals inundated with COVID-19...
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nypost.com
NFL mock draft: Will the Chargers trade up for Tua Tagovailoa?
SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Nate Davis breaks down a few trades from his latest 2020 NFL mock draft.        
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usatoday.com
Doctor recommended no action for U.S.' Pelosi after coronavirus contact
The U.S. Congress' attending physician recommended U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi take no particular action after she was in contact with Representative Nydia Velazquez, who has been diagnosed with coronavirus infection, Pelosi's spokesman Drew Hammill said on Monday.
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reuters.com
Pentagon to buy 8,000 ventilators in $84M deal, officials say
The Pentagon will spend $84.4 billion to purchase 8,000 ventilators from four vendors, according to a contract signed over the weekend, with the first deliveries to be made in May. 
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foxnews.com
Pastor arrested for holding church services despite stay-at-home order
Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne said he wouldn't close his doors of his Tampa, Florida, megachurch until the End Times begin. The police weren't willing to wait that long.
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edition.cnn.com
Kohl's keeping stores closed, furloughing employees
Kohl's to decrease its capital expenditures by half a billion dollars, it said in a news release.       
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usatoday.com
New rapid coronavirus test can provide results in as little as 5 minutes
A new test promises to give coronavirus results in 5 minutes.
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abcnews.go.com
Democracy 2020 Digest: Cuomo tamps down political buzz, says he won’t take ‘the bait’
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is making it clear he’s “not engaging” with President Trump when it comes to politics and insisted that he’s not “running for president” in 2020 -- despite the chatter.
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foxnews.com
"Support" that might be something else entirely
Grubhub is charging restaurants more through a coronavirus promotion.
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latimes.com
Lois Lowry in Conversation With a 10-Year-Old Reporter About Her New Book
A TIME for Kids reporter talks to the icon of children's literature, whose new book is about World War II
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time.com
Another plunge takes crude benchmarks to lowest levels since 2002
Global oil benchmark Brent crude plunged to its cheapest level in almost 18 years on Monday and U.S. crude briefly tumbled below $20 a barrel as investors faced the growing prospect that the global coronavirus shutdown could last for months, further squeezing demand for fuel.
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reuters.com
FEMA sending refrigerated trucks to New York City for COVID-19 bodies
New York City is so short on morgue space for coronavirus victims that FEMA is hauling in trailers to store all the bodies. “We are sending refrigeration trucks to New York to help with some of the problem on a temporary basis,” FEMA regional direction Thomas Von Essen said at Manhattan press briefing with Mayor...
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nypost.com
2020 Daily Trail Markers: Rural governors tell Trump of supply shortages
They warned that despite the worsening coronavirus situation in New York and other urban areas, more sparsely populated parts of the country need help, too.
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cbsnews.com
12 quiet time activities that kids will actually enjoy
Easy ways for kids to quietly entertain themselves       
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usatoday.com
Tiger King Chose the Wrong Villain
Why does a series about animal mistreatment make an animal welfare crusader its villain?
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slate.com