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Coronavirus cases top 784,000 globally
Stranded Cruise Ship Hit by Coronavirus Begs Florida to Allow Passengers and Crew to Disembark
Hundreds of passengers and crew members from the Zaandam have not stepped on dry land for 15 days
His parents waited years to go on a cruise and now they're stuck at sea after passengers test positive for coronavirus
A Holland America cruise ship is heading toward the United States looking for a port while the voyage has turned, according to the son of one couple aboard, into a "nightmare scenario."
Empire State Building flashes red to honor first responders
The top of the New York City landmark has a siren-like light revolving around its famed needle.
John Wooden’s last UCLA hurrah turns 45 years old
He had built this remarkable pyramid of success, and now John Wooden was coaching the UCLA Bruins for the last time. Only Kentucky was standing between Wooden and his 10th national championship in 12 years. This was 1975, the year after high-flying David Thompson and North Carolina State had ended UCLA’s string of seven consecutive...
California sheriff reverses order closing gun stores
Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva announced he will no longer order that gun stores be temporarily closed during the coronavirus pandemic.
Country singer Kalie Shorr tests positive for coronavirus
Yet another celebrity has announced that they’re fighting coronavirus, and this time, it’s Kalie Shorr. The 25-year-old country music star took to Twitter on Monday to discuss her diagnosis. “Despite being quarantined (except for a handful of trips for groceries) for three weeks, I managed to contract COVID 19,” stated Shorr. “I’m feeling significantly better,...
Idaho governor signs two anti-transgender bills into law
One measure bans transgender girls from playing on girls' and women's sports teams, while the other prevents transgender people from changing their gender on Idaho birth certificates.
Doctor: I want my kids to know this 'if they lose me' to coronavirus
Dr. Cornelia Griggs speaks with CNN's Don Lemon about what she's seeing every shift in her hospital, and what she wants her children to know in case they lose her to coronavirus.
Former Jet Brandon Copeland giving back again with ‘life’ webinar for NFL players
Brandon Copeland has a game on Tuesday. Kickoff is at 5 p.m. Eastern. Coronavirus be damned. That’s when the first in a series of webinars Copeland has created begins for fellow NFL players in which he’ll offer life advice that includes time and financial management. It’s fitting the class Copeland teaches at the University of...
Brooklyn man arrested for allegedly hoarding masks, coughing on FBI agents
A Brooklyn man claiming to be infected with the coronavirus coughed on FBI agents who were investigating him for hoarding medical supplies, the US Attorney’s Office said Monday.
Pete Alonso defends Noah Syndergaard after surgery causes coronavirus backlash
Pete Alonso is going to bat for Noah Syndergaard. The Mets first baseman took issue with a Sports Illustrated story examining if pitchers should be getting Tommy John surgery while the nation’s health care system is strained by the coronavirus pandemic and after several states imposed a ban on non-essential surgery in order to free...
Brit Hume says media covering coronavirus press briefings 'missing something'
Fox News senior political analyst Brit Hume appeared Monday on "Fox News @ Night with Shannon Bream" where he addressed critics of the president;'s daily coronavirus briefings and media's coverage.
California doctors 'cautiously hopeful' early shelter at home measures are working
Northern California hospital emergency rooms throughout the region appear to be seeing the early effects of the shelter in place orders.
WHO expert warns countries easing coronavirus bans to not let guard down
A health expert at the World Health Organization said on Tuesday that countries that have relaxed earlier coronavirus bans due to low transmission rates should keep their guard up due to the threat of the virus surging back.
Coronavirus, Spain, New York: Your Tuesday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know.
Is 6 feet enough for social distancing? An MIT researcher says droplets carrying coronavirus can travel up to 27 feet.
An MIT researcher says gaseous clouds could carry droplets of all sizes up to 27 feet, though doctors contend 6 feet is adequate against coronavirus.        
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James Corden gets candid about 'spikes of anxiety' on 'Homefest', brings on Ben Platt, BTS
"Homefest: James Corden's Late Late Show Special" had the host entertaining from his own garage, with guests at their homes – from John Legend to BTS.       
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New Yorkers baffled over ‘unsettling’ Empire State Building siren display
New Yorkers were left spooked Monday night by a glaring Empire State Building light display intended to honor emergency workers fighting coronavirus. The iconic Midtown skyscraper announced the debut of a display that began at 9 p.m. Monday, and will continue on through the course of the ongoing pandemic. “Starting tonight through the COVID-19 battle,...
Blake Martinez sings praises of ‘smart’ Giants defensive coordinator
There was only one season together in Green Bay but it was enough to convince Blake Martinez his linebackers coach, Patrick Graham, was something special. There are many factors that go into a player signing with a new team and there is no doubt Graham’s presence as the Giants’ new defensive coordinator was a major...
Trump's self-congratulatory presence marks stark contrast with death toll
It is falling to President Donald Trump to lead America into its most tragic month in decades, as experts say the coronavirus pandemic could kill more citizens than the Vietnam and Korean wars combined.
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares inch up, China's factories show flicker of life
Asian shares were closing out a calamitous quarter with a tentative rally on Tuesday as factory data from China held out the hope of a rebound in activity, even as much of the rest of the world shut down.
Country singer Kalie Shorr announces coronavirus diagnosis
Yet another celebrity has announced that they're fighting coronavirus, and this time, it's Kalie Shorr.
He walked every block of New York City and died of coronavirus
William Helmreich, a prominent sociologist perhaps best known for walking nearly every block of New York City, died Saturday morning of coronavirus, his family said.
Opera legend Placido Domingo feels ‘fine’ after contracting coronavirus
MEXICO CITY — Tenor Placido Domingo said Monday he is resting at home after catching the new coronavirus. Domingo said in a statement that he is “at home and I feel fine.” The 79-year-old was reportedly hospitalized in Mexico after publicly acknowledging on March 22 that he had tested positive for COVID-19 and said he...
Florida pastor arrested for holding services in violation of coronavirus restrictions
A pastor of a Florida megachurch was arrested Monday for defying public health orders aimed at curbing the spread of coronavirus by leading two services with hundreds of congregants, authorities said. Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne held the services Sunday at The River at Tampa Bay Churches despite county and state mandates limiting gatherings to less than...
Trooper gives doctor medical masks instead of speeding ticket
A Minnesota state trooper moved a doctor to tears when he turned what should have been a speeding ticket into a heartwarming act of kindness. CNN's Anderson Cooper speaks with the doctor.
Modi’s Hasty Coronavirus Lockdown of India Leaves Many Fearful for What Comes Next
Jaya Kumari worked as a cook and cleaner for a couple in an affluent New Delhi neighborhood until two weeks ago. She lost her job when the family she worked for decided to leave the crowded capital and move to their hometown 200 miles away as the coronavirus began to spread in the city. Then,…
Fearing coronavirus, Michael Avenatti, R. Kelly and other celebrity inmates seek early release
Citing the COVID-19 outbreak, Michael Avenatti and others are asking judges to let them serve out their sentences in home confinement instead.
NYC to team up with feds, state to rent hotels, turn them into temporary hospitals
The city will be teaming up with the state and the feds to rent Big Apple hotels and convert them into temporary hospitals to help ease burden on other facilities dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, Mayor de Blasio said Monday. De Blasio told NY1 that these three levels of government would create “thousands” of non-ICU...
U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Hit 3,000 as New York Struggles With Overcrowded Hospitals
"What is happening to New York is not an anomaly," Governor Cuomo said Monday.
It’s in the hole! Caddyshack is the Cinderella story that will make you miss the links
During the coronavirus shutdown, each day we will bring you a recommendation from The Post’s Peter Botte for a sports movie, TV show or book that perhaps was before your time or somehow slipped between the cracks of your viewing/reading history. CADDYSHACK (1980) Rated: R Streaming: Amazon Prime There probably isn’t a more quotable comedy...
This Day in History: March 31
"Gunsmoke" ends after 20 seasons; actor Brandon Lee is accidentally shot to death; singer Selena is killed by the founder of her fan club; and more.
How quickly can the economy bounce back from the coronavirus?
Can the economy surge after the coronavirus? Many experts says it could take a while for the economy to return to normal .       
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Idaho Governor Bans Trans People From Changing Birth Certificate Gender On Eve of International Transgender Day
"The policy was unconstitutional two years ago, and it is still constitutional today," Lambda Legal attorney Kara Ingelhart told Newsweek.
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CNN reporter on early coronavirus testing: We blew it
CNN's Drew Griffin explains why early testing is key in combating the spread of Covid-19 and points to South Korea's low death rate as an example of its importance.
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‘Ghostbusters,’ ‘Morbius’ postponed to 2021 due to coronavirus
Sony Pictures on Monday cleared out its summer calendar due to the coronavirus, postponing the releases of Jason Reitman’s “Ghostbusters: Afterlife” and the Marvel movie “Morbius” to 2021. Hollywood’s summer season — the film industry’s most lucrative time of year — is increasingly shutting down because of the pandemic. Theaters nationwide have closed and major...
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MSNBC's Hayes: 'Crazy to Me' Everyone's Still Carrying Coronavirus Briefings Live
On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” host Chris Hayes stated that it’s “crazy” to him that media outlets are still taking the White House’s coronavirus briefings live, “when you’ve got the MyPillow guy getting up there talking about reading
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Hospitalizations spike as California tries to slow coronavirus spread
California desperately tries to help hospitals as coronavirus spreads.
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Farmers markets in Santa Monica, Pasadena, Culver, Torrance to remain open after L.A.'s are ordered to close
Managers say they're adding more social distancing measures to ensure safe shopping amid coronavirus outbreak,
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WaPo: Coronavirus Rules Help DHS Eject Border Crossers in Just 96 Minutes
President Donald Trump's border reforms are helping the Department of Homeland Security to eject most southern migrants in just 96 minutes, according to a report in the Washington Post.
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Dr. Oz calls NYC coronavirus disaster 'a cautionary tale': 'We did our best. We were too late'
"Dr. Oz Show" host Dr. Mehmet Oz warned states and cities across the U.S. Monday to prepare for a surge in coronavirus cases and avoid repeating the mistakes of New York City, which has emerged as an epicenter of the pandemic.
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Don Lemon says CNN shouldn't air Trump pressers live
CNN anchor Don Lemon suggested on Monday night that his network shouldn't carry President Trump's daily coronavirus briefings because they've become his "new rallies."
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DeAndre Jordan’s changing role could bring big Nets splash
Part 9 of a series analyzing the Brooklyn Nets. When DeAndre Jordan came to the Nets to team up with superstar pals Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, he expected to start. The fact that he didn’t under Kenny Atkinson will always be linked with the ex-coach’s ouster, for better or worse. Throughout the season — now...
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House Democrat Nydia Velazquez Diagnosed with 'Presumed Coronavirus Infection'
Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-NY) has been diagnosed with a "presumed coronavirus infection," she announced on Monday.
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Mexico declares health emergency as coronavirus death toll rises
Mexico declared a health emergency on Monday and issued stricter rules aimed at containing the fast-spreading coronavirus after its number of cases surged past 1,000 and the death toll rose sharply.
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Andrew Cuomo to Chris: You're the meatball of the family
CNN's Chris Cuomo and his brother New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo took turns poking fun of each other after a discussion about the coronavirus efforts in New York.
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First American Service Member Dies from Coronavirus
The Pentagon on Monday announced the first service member to succumb to coronavirus -- a member of the New Jersey Army National Guard.
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