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Billie Eilish, J Balvin, Elton John lead star-studded lineup for coronavirus relief concert
Global Citizen will unite major artists for "One World: Together At Home," curated by Lady Gaga with hosts Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert.
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latimes.com
Child abuse fears rise as families isolate during pandemic
One Texas children's hospital is raising alarm bells after two children died of suspected abuse on the same day.
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cbsnews.com
Disneyland won't refund tickets during coronavirus-related closure, but you can postpone
Some ticket holders may receive extension on ticket expiration dates
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latimes.com
Wisconsin governor postpones Tuesday's election until June
Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers on Monday postponed Tuesday's primary election until June 9, citing the coronavirus outbreak.
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reuters.com
‘Bachelor’ alum Michelle Money pleads for prayers a week after daughter’s skateboarding accident
Michelle Money has a heartbreaking request.
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foxnews.com
California retirement community angry at plan to move homeless with coronavirus to nearby hotels
A plan to move homeless people with coronavirus into hotels in California’s Orange County has pitted two groups that are highly vulnerable to the contagion against each other, just as the country’s most populous state gears up for what is expected to be the most critical phase in the fight against COVID-19.
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foxnews.com
US records more than 10,000 coronavirus deaths as infections mount
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foxnews.com
Coronavirus taking heavy toll on California first responders
Among California law enforcement and other first responders, the number of LAPD officers and civilian employees with the coronavirus is at 45.
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latimes.com
S&P 500 set to recover $1 trillion in value as virus deaths slow
The S&P 500 was on track to recover about $1 trillion in market value in a furious rally on Monday after a drop in the daily death toll in New York, the country's biggest coronavirus hot spot, raised hopes that the pandemic could level off soon.
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reuters.com
McConaughey plays virtual bingo with seniors
"As Matthew would say, let's turn this red light into a green light!" the Texas senior living facility said
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cbsnews.com
Biden campaign offers to help state, local officials with coronavirus response
Former Vice President Joe Biden's campaign is reaching out to state and local officials offering to assist with their responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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abcnews.go.com
David Bossie: Coronavirus sidelines Biden – Is Dem's front-runner status about to change?
The longer Biden must wait to officially become the Democratic presidential nominee, the more likely it is that a movement can pick up steam to steal the nomination from him. 
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foxnews.com
I Don’t Feel Safe in New York as an Asian Man
It seems like every day someone else is punched, jumped, spat on.
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slate.com
Why Trump Is So Worried About Low Oil Prices—And Why He Should Be
For years, President Trump has touted low oil prices as a win for American consumers and used his position to try to keep them that way. “Good for the consumer, gasoline prices coming down!” he tweeted on March 9. But as the new coronavirus has brought much of the world economy to a halt, it…
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time.com
Rutgers-Camden coronavirus tracker suggests New Jersey curve starting to flatten
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politico.com
Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani get steamy during their 'ACM Presents: Our Country' performance
Quarantining at home together hasn't put a damper on the romance between Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani.
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foxnews.com
California returns 500 ventilators to stockpile to help New York, other states battle coronavirus
California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday his state will send 500 state-owned ventilators to New York and other states across the country in need of additional medical supplies and equipment due to the large number of coronavirus cases in their areas.
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foxnews.com
Wisconsin governor suspends in-person voting in Tuesday’s elections amid escalating coronavirus fears
The abrupt move by Democratic Gov. Tony Evers came after the GOP-controlled state legislature refused to postpone the vote.
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washingtonpost.com
Opinion: The Coronavirus Crisis Presents An Opportunity To End War In Ukraine
"Especially during a pandemic, it is insanity for Russian-led forces and Ukrainians to be killing each other," write former U.S. envoys to Ukraine William B. Taylor, Steven Pifer and John E. Herbst.
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npr.org
Wisconsin governor orders stop to in-person voting on eve of election
The state had local elections and the Democratic presidential primary scheduled for Tuesday. Gov. Tony Evers expects a court challenge.
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politico.com
Ford converts auto plant into ventilator factory
The company has promised to deliver 50,000 by July 4, which it admits may be too late for some cities.
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cbsnews.com
Desperate healthcare workers rally for coronavirus gear at Harlem Hospital
Dozens of healthcare workers rallied outside Harlem Hospital Monday, demanding better protection from COVID-19 as the number of patients afflicted by the deadly virus continues to grow. Members of the crowd, which grew to about 80 protesters, stood six feet apart and held up signs pleading for help — with some asking the hospital to...
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nypost.com
Acting U.S. Navy Chief Modly Blasts Removed Captain Crozier For Being '"Too Stupid or Too Naive" to Command in Leaked Audio
The comment was met with jeers and expletives from the military audience aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier once commanded by Captain Brett Crozier.
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newsweek.com
James Bond actress Honor Blackman dies at 94 of natural causes
Actress Honor Blackman, best known for her roles in James Bond franchise, has died of natural causes, her family confirmed. She was 94.        
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usatoday.com
How the Trump campaign is adjusting in the time of coronavirus
This week, Trump campaign supporters can settle in around their computer or phone and choose from a wide-ranging menu of live stream options to stay at home but stay engaged: "Black Voices for Trump Online!" or a "Women for Trump Empower Hour" or the "American Heroes Series," to name a few.
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edition.cnn.com
Trump accuses Biden of dodging the spotlight by pushing 'virtual convention'
This year's presidential campaign has been largely put on hold in recent weeks amid the coronavirus's spread.
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politico.com
Matthew McConaughey hosts virtual bingo for seniors
Matthew McConaughey and his family couldn't leave their home during quarantine to visit a local senior living facility, but they did the next best thing – they hosted a virtual bingo game for the residents there. "As Matthew would say, let's turn this red light into a green light," the Texas senior living facility said.
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cbsnews.com
Amid coronavirus, Panama archbishop gives Palm Sunday blessing from helicopter
A Catholic archbishop went to new heights to deliver the traditional Palm Sunday blessing as the coronavirus pandemic forces churches to close their doors.
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foxnews.com
A 7-year-old boy was shot in the face and killed in a drive-by shooting in Pennsylvania
A 7-year-boy was killed after getting caught in a drive by shooting in Chester, Pennsylvania on Sunday evening.
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edition.cnn.com
Tesla's working on making ventilators from car parts
Tesla engineers are working on a ventilator made largely from car parts, according to a YouTube video the automaker posted on Sunday.
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edition.cnn.com
Why the Coronavirus Test Gives So Many False Negatives
A great test is nothing with a bad sample.
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slate.com
ESPN’s awkward Drew Brees chase isn’t stopping after $50 million Saints deal
While ESPN has Drew Brees in its sights after he retires, Steve Levy, Louis Riddick and Dan Orlovsky have emerged as top candidates for next season’s “Monday Night Football” booth, The Post has learned. ESPN hasn’t yet fully decided if it will go with Levy, Orlovsky and/or Riddick, but it is trying to sign Brees...
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nypost.com
Jerk spits and licks door handle in angry rant over bank hours
This guy lost his mind at a TD Bank in Prince George, Canada. The unmasked man allegedly spat on and licked the door handle — endangering the lives of the customers waiting — after he found out the bank’s first hour was dedicated to seniors and those in need. He called the decision “unacceptable” and...
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nypost.com
Speeding soars in NYC despite fewer cars on road amid coronavirus
With fewer vehicles on city streets, more drivers are now blowing the speed limit, new data shows. Big Apple speed cameras caught speeding drivers 180,718 on weekdays between March 5 and March 24, Streetsblog first reported Sunday — a 12.3 percent spike compared to a similar period in January. The rubber burning is happening despite...
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nypost.com
Shania Twain performs hits medley with her horse on 'ACM Presents: Our Country'
Shania Twain appeared Sunday night on "ACM Presents: Our Country," a musicians-in-quarantine special, and sang a medley of hits with her horse Meemee.
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latimes.com
New York coronavirus deaths have been ‘effectively flat’ for 2 days, Cuomo says
The number of daily coronavirus deaths in New York has now been “effectively flat for two days," Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced, in a sign that the pandemic may be starting to ease its grasp on America’s hardest-hit state. 
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foxnews.com
Already Under Strain, Election Offices Falter As Pandemic Worsens
Full-time election workers in New York, New Jersey and Washington, DC have fallen will with COVID-19 all while trying to make plans for carrying out upcoming elections under challenging conditions.
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npr.org
10,000 now dead of coronavirus in US, more battlefield fatalities than six wars combined
U.S. officials have repeatedly likened the coronavirus outbreak to a military struggle, and members of the armed forces have joined in the fight.       
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usatoday.com
Why Children Seem To Be Less Affected By the Coronavirus
The data is still sparse, but it seems to suggest that children might have milder cases of COVID-19 infection
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time.com
Protect Your Home With These Top 5 Outdoor Security Cameras
Protecting your home and your family by investing in a home security camera system. Many systems cost a fortune and are complicated to set up. We've hand-picked our top five outdoor security camera systems you can buy now. Bonus, they are easy to set up, too.
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newsweek.com
Join the #AtlanticPoetryChallenge on Instagram
April is National Poetry Month, so we’re celebrating on Instagram with a poetry-writing challenge. Each week, we’ll share a prompt to inspire you; all you have to do is upload an original poem to your Instagram account and tag the #AtlanticPoetryChallenge. At the end of the month, we’ll pick four winners from all the submissions to highlight on our account.Here’s how to enter: Using one of our weekly writing prompts as inspiration, upload a poem to your Instagram account during the month of April and include the hashtag #AtlanticPoetryChallenge in the caption. Your submission can be a photo of a handwritten poem, or it can be typed on an app, as long as it’s legible. Each submission (including poem and any artwork) must be original and previously unpublished. The poem should be no more than 100 words long. The submitted poem must correspond to one (or more if you’d like) of the #AtlanticPoetryChallenge prompts shared. You can submit up to four poems for consideration in the challenge. Make sure to follow us on Instagram to see the weekly prompts. Good luck, and happy writing!Full contest rules can be found below.#AtlanticPoetryChallenge Contest Official Rules:1. No purchase necessary to enter or to win. Subject to applicable federal, state, local, and municipal laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.2. Eligibility. Subject to the additional restrictions below, the #AtlanticPoetryChallenge Contest (the “Contest”) is open to legal U.S. residents of the 50 United States (excluding Puerto Rico) and the District of Columbia who are 18 years or older at the time of entry. Employees and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside or those living in the same households, whether or not related) of The Atlantic Monthly Group LLC (“Sponsor”), and its respective parent, affiliates, and subsidiaries are not eligible to enter or win.3. Contest Period. The Contest will begin at 8 a.m. Eastern time (“ET”) on April 6, 2020, and end at 11:59 p.m. ET on April 30, 2020 (the “Contest Period”).4. How to Enter. The entry period to submit nominations will begin at 8 a.m. ET on April 6, 2020, and end at 11:59 p.m. ET on April 30, 2020 (the “Entry Period”). To enter, during the Entry Period, post an original poem to Instagram that corresponds with one of the challenge writing prompts and include the challenge hashtag #AtlanticPoetryChallenge. You may enter up to four poems into the contest. The authorized account holder of the Instagram account used to submit at time of entry will be considered the entrant. All poems and photos of the poems (including the artwork in any backgrounds, design elements, or images featured therein), must be the sole, original work of the entrant, or the entrant must have permission from the rights owner to enter it in the Contest. Photos of the poem should be at the highest resolution possible. All entries become property of Sponsor and none will be returned. Contestants acknowledge and agree that Sponsor shall have the right to edit, adapt, modify, reproduce, publish, promote, broadcast, or otherwise display or use entries in any way it sees fit without limitation or compensation to entrants. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any entry that is alleged to infringe on any third party’s intellectual-property rights, or that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, deems obscene, offensive, or otherwise inappropriate for viewing by a general audience. Sponsor will not be responsible for incomplete, lost, late, misdirected, or illegible entries. By entering, you agree to receive emails from Sponsor or those directed by Sponsor. You can opt out of the receipt of such emails by following the directions on the Contest website or in any email received from Sponsor.7. Winner Selection. Four (4) Winners (“Winners”) will be determined on or about May 3, 2020 as described below. Decisions of judges and Sponsor shall be final and binding in all respects.Four (4) Winners will be selected by a panel of judges (who are selected by Sponsor) from among the eligible entries based on the following criteria: (i) Language and word choice (50%), (ii) Style and presentation (20%), and (iii) Interpretation of the prompt (20%), and (iv) Adherence to the rules (10%). The entrant who receives the highest scores during this judging will be selected as the Winner. In the event of a tie, tied entries will be rejudged based entirely on the “quality of writing” judging criteria.8. Prizes. Four winners will receive a one-year digital subscription to The Atlantic. All four Winners will also have their poems recognized on the Atlantic Instagram account. Winners are responsible for any additional options and for all applicable taxes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.9. Winner Notification and Acceptance. Winners will be notified on or about May 3, 2020 via Instagram direct message. Sponsor will contact during normal business hours. Failure to reach Winner after three tries or return of prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification, and an alternative Winner may be selected from among all remaining eligible entries. Winner may waive his or her right to receive prize. Prizes are nonassignable and nontransferable. No substitutions allowed by Winner. Prizes and individual components of prize packages are subject to availability, and Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value. Winners are solely responsible for reporting and payment of any taxes on prizes. Winners may be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility/liability and publicity release (except where prohibited by law), which must be returned as directed by Sponsor. Failure to sign and return the affidavit or release or to comply with any term or condition of these Official Rules may result in a Winner’s disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her interest in the prize, and the award of the prize to a substitute Winner. Except where prohibited, acceptance of any prize constitutes Winner’s consent to the publication of his or her name, biographical information, and likeness in any media for any commercial or promotional purpose, including, without limitation the internet, or further compensation. Prizes not won and claimed by eligible Winners in accordance with these Official Rules will not be awarded and will remain the property of Sponsor.10. Participation. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify persons found tampering with or otherwise abusing any aspect of this Contest as solely determined by Sponsor. In the event the Contest is compromised by a virus, non-authorized human intervention, tampering, or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor that corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness, or proper operation of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to suspend, modify, or terminate the Contest. Should the Contest be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes based on the entries received before and/or after the termination date, or in such manner as deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor.11. Release. By entering the Contest (and, if applicable, by receipt of prize), each entrant agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor and Instagram and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, members, employees, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Contest or, for each Winner, receipt or use or misuse of any prize.12. Limitations of Liability. The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors, or any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to, malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines, the Instagram service, or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest; (4) technical or human error that may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged, or stolen mail; or (6) any injury or damage to persons or property that may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Contest unless it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance or completion of the Contest. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.13. Copyright. By entering the Contest, each entrant grants to Sponsor a nonexclusive, royalty-free, and irrevocable right and license to publish, print, edit, or otherwise use the contestant’s submitted entry, in whole or in part, for any purpose and in any manner or media (including, without limitation, the internet) throughout the world in perpetuity, and to license others to do so, all without limitation or further compensation. Each contestant further agrees that if his or her entry is selected by Sponsor as the winning entry, he or she will sign any additional license or release that Sponsor may require.14. Choice of Law. These rules shall be governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the District of Columbia. Any dispute, controversy, or other claim arising out of these rules shall be resolved in an appropriate court within the District of Columbia.15. Construction. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any such provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.16. Sponsor, Winners List, and Official Rules. The #AtlanticPoetryChallenge is sponsored by the Atlantic Monthly Group LLC, 600 New Hampshire Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20037 (“Sponsor”). The decisions of Sponsor regarding the selection of Winners and all other aspects of the Contest shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor will not be responsible for typographical, printing, or other inadvertent errors in these Official Rules or in other materials relating to the Contest. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. For a list of Winners (available after May 5, 2020) or a copy of these Official Rules, visit www.theatlantic.com/letters/archive/1857/11/atlantic-poetry-challenge-instagram or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope (Vermont residents need not affix return postage) to “Winners List/Official Rules” (as applicable), #AtlanticPoetryChallenge, 600 New Hampshire Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20037. If you have any questions regarding this Contest, please contact Nesima Aberra at naberra@theatlantic.com or call 202-266-7000.
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theatlantic.com
Baby hospitalized with coronavirus after dad goes to grocery store
A British baby boy was left hospitalized with the coronavirus — after his dad got the whole family infected with just one quick grocery run. “We have been in isolation for 3 weeks, I brought the virus home after a single short visit to Tesco,” dad Peter Jones wrote on Twitter of breaking his otherwise...
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nypost.com
Regents exams canceled due to coronavirus
This year’s Regents exams, which were scheduled for June, have been canceled due to coronavirus concerns, state education officials said Monday. Board of Regents Chancellor Betty Rosa said that districts, including the city’s Department of Education, will soon be receiving fresh guidance on how to determine graduation eligibility. Another set of Regents exams were scheduled...
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nypost.com
Amusing pictures show squirrel 'stockpiling' nuts, 'panic-buying' toilet paper
The coronavirus pandemic has upended nearly every facet of day-to-day life, including causing people to panic-buy groceries and household goods. One photographer has taken hilarious photos of a squirrel replicating the panic-buying, using props he bought online. 
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foxnews.com
Over 250,000 People Sign Petition to Reinstate Fired Navy Captain Who Pleaded to Protect Crew From Coronavirus Spread
The Change.org petition argues that United States Navy Captain Brett Crozier was 'was unjustly relieved of duty' after his letter requesting assistance from superiors amid an onboard COVID-19 outbreak was leaked to news outlets.
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newsweek.com
Andrew Cuomo: New York Deaths 'Effectively Flat' for Two Days
"While none of this is good news, the possible flattening of the curve is better than the increases we have seen," he said.
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breitbart.com
More Than 10,000 People Have Now Died From COVID-19 In The U.S.
The U.S. trails only Italy (16,523 dead) and Spain (13,055 dead) in the number of people lost to the pandemic.
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npr.org
Army Ranger veteran: Save someone's life amid coronavirus pandemic
Fox Nation's Abby Hornacek and Army Ranger veteran and entrepreneur Mat Best came together to raise awareness about a severe shortage of blood donations in the U.S. amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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foxnews.com