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Tenants get more help, as L.A. freezes rent for thousands of apartments amid coronavirus
L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti announces that rent increases on rent controlled apartments will be banned during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Myron Rolle, former NFL safety, on front lines of coronavirus fight as Boston neurosurgery resident
Myron Rolle is a modern Renaissance Man. He’s a Rhodes Scholar, a former Tennessee Titans safety who went to Florida State before being drafted in the sixth round of the 2010 NFL draft, and these days he’s on the coronavirus frontlines as a third-year neurosurgery resident in Boston at Massachusetts General Hospital.
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Chris Smith's decision to go to NBA or return to UCLA shrouded in uncertainty
UCLA guard Chris Smith's decision whether to turn pro is uncertain.
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latimes.com
Florida pastor arrested for large church gathering
An evangelical pastor in Florida was arrested after holding a large church service despite a stay-at-home order.
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The Fight to Suspend Rent Payments in Seattle
In December, council member Kshama Sawant introduced a winter ban on evictions in Seattle and won. Then the coronavirus happened.
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Lizzo buys lunch for ER staff at multiple hospitals
One of the hospitals was in Minneapolis, where the singer began her career.
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Coronavirus: Airbnb CEO offers apology, $250 million to hosts hurt by refund policy
On Monday Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky promised financial help, including $250 million for hosts hurt by its cancellation policy.      
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Army Corps of Engineers commander says more New York-style pop-up hospitals coming soon
Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, the commanding general of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, told Fox News' "The Story" Monday that residents of Chicago and other parts of the country can expect to see pop-up field hospitals like those appearing in New York City to help fight the coronavirus contagion.
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My coronavirus agony: isolated away from my little boy
The novel coronavirus’ effects in New York City have ranged from harrowing to mildly inconvenient. For the most part, my experience has been the latter. I’m fed up with the fact that I can’t drop in at my favorite pubs in Brooklyn for a brew, how I have to line up for an hour to...
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nypost.com
How Judge Sonia Sotomayor saved MLB from Scab Ball folly
There was a genuine tension inside Room 110 of the Federal Courthouse at 40 Centre Street that Friday morning, 25 years ago, March 31, 1995. The bloodied sport of baseball had gathered in that room, all its warring parties secured between four walls. They had already jointly committed 233 days of carnage to the game’s...
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Orlando McDaniel, former NFL player, dead from coronavirus complications
A 59-year-old former NFL player died Friday night after contracting the coronavirus, a report said. Orlando McDaniel, who starred at LSU as a wide receiver and hurdler before a brief professional career with the Denver Broncos, recently fell ill after visiting family in Washington D.C., his former LSU track coach Dennis Shaver told The Advocate....
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WWE 'Monday Night RAW' Results: Edge to Make One Final Appearance Before WrestleMania 36
Undertaker and Brock Lesnar are also scheduled to appear.
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Federal Judges Block Texas and Ohio Coronavirus Abortion Bans
There was bad news on Monday for states trying to use the coronavirus pandemic to halt abortions.
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Ex-Fordham president Father O’Hare dead at 89
Father Joseph O’Hare, the former longtime president of Fordham University and chairman of the city’s Campaign Finance Board, died on Sunday at the age of 89. The Bronx-born priest was a civic institution in the 1980s and 1990s running one of the city’s most prominent universities and overseeing its campaign finance watchdog. O’Hare was appointed...
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What we at the FDA are doing to fight Covid-19
What we at the FDA are doing to fight Covid-19. Commissioner Dr. Stephen Hahn writes that the American people should rest assured that the FDA is making meaningful measures in the fight against the spread of coronavirus.
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Need toilet paper? Procter & Gamble plant goes into overdrive during coronavirus crisis
Massive Procter & Gamble plant rises from banks of Susquehanna River in Pennsylvania and it's meeting the high U.S. demand of paper products.        
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Tomie DePaola, Beloved Children's Author And Illustrator, Has Died
The author and illustrator — who, by his own reckoning, worked on more than 270 titles — died Monday at age 85. Among his classics is the Caldecott winner Strega Nona, a seemingly ancient folk tale.
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Calif. asks people to aid health care workers
California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday made a plea for trained medical professionals, including retired health care workers and nursing students who are nearing graduation, to aid the state's hospitals amid the coronavirus outbreak. (March 30)       
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Just two months ago, ‘crisis’ meant impeachment
On Jan. 20, the United States confirmed its first case of the coronavirus. The nation’s political and media elite ­obsessed over Mitch McConnell’s just-announced resolution governing the impeachment trial of President Trump. On Jan. 23, China locked down the city of Wuhan. Cable news in America lit up with praise for the epic, nay historic,...
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U.S. is swiftly deporting migrant children at the border
"Despite everything I experienced along the way, they deported me the next day," one indigenous teenager from Guatemala told CBS News.
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Nordstrom Rack takes up to 50% off home organization products
You can get serious about your spring cleaning now that Nordstrom Rack is discounting home storage, cleaning, and organization products up to 50%. The flash sale runs through the end of the week and follows the launch of the brand’s End of Season Sale. You can get your hands on a variety of top brands...
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Opinion: NCAA's spring-sports eligibility ruling could put schools, coaches in awkward positions
The devil is in the details with the NCAA's decision to grant an extra year of eligibility to spring-sports student-athletes.        
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Coronavirus hospitalizations have doubled in California over last three days
Coronavirus: Hospitalizations have doubled from 746 to 1,432 in California over last three days
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Christie Brinkley says daughter Alexa Ray Joel's wedding planning has been put ‘on hold’
Christy Brinkley is dealing with the fallout of coronavirus, more specifically the fact she can’t see her daughters Sailor Brinkley Cook and Alexa Ray Joel.
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‘Bored in the House’ by Tyga and Curtis Roach is your new coronavirus anthem
“Honestly, bro, I was so bored in the house,” says rapper Curtis Roach of his viral hit.
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New Mexico's governor warns tribal nations could be 'wiped out' by coronavirus
New Mexico's governor warned President Trump Monday some tribal nations could be 'wiped out' by the coronavirus.
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Trump to Governors: I’d Like You to Do Us a Favor, Though
Once again, the president is using aid to extort re-election help.
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nytimes.com
Arizona Joins Virginia, Maryland and D.C. in Enacting Stay-at-Home Order Amid Escalation in COVID-19 Cases
The "Stay Home, Stay Healthy, Stay Connected" executive order will go into effect at 5 p.m. local time on Tuesday.
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Review: 'Sweet Land' triumphantly moves online. It's the best ticket in opera right now
The Industry had to close "Sweet Land," its acclaimed opera in a downtown L.A. park. The production shifted online — and is as compelling as ever.
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Rams re-sign cornerback Donte' Deayon
Rams.
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Hero of the Day: Mom of three works ER overnight treating coronavirus patients
She’s a mom of three working 13-hour days on the front lines of the coronavirus crisis in an overnight emergency room.  “It’s definitely emotionally draining,” said 32-year-old Megan Benjamin, an ER technician at Hackensack Meridian Jersey Shore University Medical Center, one of New Jersey’s largest trauma hospitals.  “When you’re at work, you’re almost like a robot,”...
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Army researchers at Fort Detrick who helped discover Ebola treatment seek coronavirus vaccine
Army researchers at Fort Detrick, Md., are fast at work growing batches of COVID-19 to help test treatment options and eventually find a coronavirus vaccine.
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Best ending for the ISIS prison break
A handful of ISIS thugs broke out of captivity in northeast Syria over the weekend, an unwelcome reminder that their particular plague is only in check, not yet eradicated from the face of the Earth. According to the Syrian Democratic Forces, the outfit that runs the Ghweran prison in Hasakah, an entire building of ISIS...
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US gas prices drop amid virus-driven slowdown
Gas prices across the nation are still falling amid decreased demand with fewer drivers on the road during the coronavirus outbreak. (March 30)       
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Helen Hunt brings trailblazing war journalist to life in ‘World on Fire’
Helen Hunt says Nancy Campbell, the fictional reporter she plays in the war drama “World on Fire,” is based on two different real-life journalists: William Shirer, who chronicled Hitler’s rise to power for CBS Radio, and Claire Hollingworth, the Daily Telegraph reporter whose “scoop of the century” broke the news that Germany invaded Poland —...
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In the College Basketball Documentary The Scheme, the FBI Comes Out Looking Dirty
The sordid business of a pointless, low-stakes prosecution.
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Donald Trump Rips Jim Acosta for 'Nasty, Snarky Question' During Briefing
"Instead of asking a nasty, snarky question like that, you should ask a real question," Trump said to Acosta. 
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USNS Comfort: 70,000 tons of ‘We Love NY’
She’s 70,000 tons of “You are not alone, New York”: The USNS Comfort arrived in New York harbor Monday morning, and what a fine sight it was. The 1,000-bed hospital ship, now docked at Pier 90, with 12 operating rooms, 80 ICU beds and 1,200 medical personnel, will start taking patients aboard Tuesday. The plan...
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US President touts progress on testing as death toll rises | Italy extends lockdown but sees most recoveries in 1 day
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Sam Smith changes 'To Die For' album title and release date amid coronavirus outbreak
Sam Smith is making some changes in light of the coronavirus outbreak.
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Trump Questions New York Hospital Rise in Number of Masks Requested: 'Is It Going Out the Back Door?'
"But when you go from 10,000 masks to 300,000 masks over the same period of time," Trump said Monday, "there's something going on."
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newsweek.com
Trump: nationwide stay at home order 'unlikely'
President Donald Trump said a nationwide 'stay at home' order to help slow the spread of the coronavirus is unlikely. "There are some parts of the of the country that are in far deeper trouble than other parts," he said Monday. (March 30)       
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CNN 10 - March 31, 2020
March 31, 2020
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CNN10 - 3/31/20
Today's show explains the challenges of an Olympic postponement, the appeal of Lisbon, and the creative efforts of a principal to make exciting announcements.
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Keep It Simple, Albany. This Is No Time for Budget Games.
Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers should pass a streamlined budget and fight their policy battles another day.
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nytimes.com
Answering the coronavirus: exponential American innovation
America has long led the world in innovation, and the coronavirus won’t change that. Indeed, US inventors and entrepreneurs are rising to the occasion, jumping in to fill urgent needs. With ramped-up testing the best way to discover who has the virus and so learn what the fatality rate really is, the news from Abbott...
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'The Voice' 2020 Battles Part 2 Recap: Who Left, Who Got Stolen, Who's Headed To The Knockouts on Season 18, Episode 8?
Three contestants were eliminated during the battles first round while two others were stolen. Stay tuned with our live-blogged coverage of 'The Voice' to learn who gets cut from the singing competition tonight.
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Read email sent to family of US Air Force Academy after two cadets die by suicide during coronavirus
Air Force Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria wrote the email after two seniors on campus at the Air Force Academy died by suicide during the coronavirus pandemic.       
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