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The Hilton Foundation donates $10 million towards coronavirus relief efforts
The Hilton family is giving back in a major way.
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Dolly Parton sings tribute to Kenny Rogers while self-isolating from the coronavirus
Dolly Parton paid tribute to her friend and fellow country artist Kenny Rogers with a sweet acoustic cover during Wednesday night’s “CMT Giants” memorial concert special. 
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foxnews.com
UFC 249 takes another hit as Rose Namajunas pulls out
UFC 249 appears to be happening come hell or high water, but not without continued changes to the card. Former women’s strawweight champion Rose Namajunas is the latest big name to pull out of the April 18 event, with no replacement announced as of yet to fill in for her co-headline bout against Jessica Andrade....
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Apparel company's T-shirt idea accidentally earns over $86G (and counting) for coronavirus relief
One company’s unique interpretation of the popular phrase "Flatten the curve" has unwittingly led to a massive COVID-19 relief fundraiser.
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foxnews.com
Indian Muslims Are Being Scapegoated for the Coronavirus
The #CoronaJihad narrative is a knee-jerk reaction for the Hindu nationalist government.
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slate.com
Meet the former NYT reporter who is challenging the coronavirus narrative
As daily life across America is upended by the coronavirus crisis -- with mass business closures plunging the economy into freefall -- one former New York Times reporter is sounding the alarm about what he believes are flawed models dictating the aggressive strategy.
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Georgia hospital workers cheer as first coronavirus patient transferred out of ICU
Doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers at a Georgia hospital lined the halls cheering as the first COVID-19 patient was transferred out of the intensive care unit on Wednesday.
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foxnews.com
The Easter Bunny is most definitely coming to town. I'm sure of it
Easter is all about the unexpected, so be ready to roll back the rock and roll with the punches.
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latimes.com
Saudi Arabia Supertankers Sent To U.S. in Advance of Oil Meeting
So far this month, at least seven supertankers carrying a total of 14 million barrels of oil are currently traveling to the U.S. Gulf Coast.
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newsweek.com
This Pandemic Will Turbo-Charge New Technologies. Companies That Don't Adapt Risk Being Left Behind | Opinion
Data analytics, predictive analytics, machine learning have eased transition into lockdown for the early adapters, and will play a much bigger role in the post-pandemic world.
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newsweek.com
Vogue's Anna Wintour on fund to rescue fashion industry
The initiative aims to give "micro loans" to small businesses and designers Wintour calls "the future generation of American fashion."
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Column: The Supreme Court played partisan politics in Wisconsin. It could unleash a political apocalypse in November
The court's slapdash intervention didn't serve the Constitution, just the GOP's chances in one election. Sound familiar?
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latimes.com
BBC host slams politicians for saying 'fighters' can survive Covid-19
Emily Maitlis, host of BBC current affairs program Newsnight, criticized UK government officials on Wednesday for their language surrounding the coronavirus.
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The best way to get Americans back to work faster
Implementing selective containment once we get past the first peak of the epidemic would allow a fraction of households to resume normal activity while the rest of the population remains in quarantine, write Arpit Gupta, assistant professor of finance at the NYU Stern School of Business, and David Sraer, associate professor at the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.
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Oil rises 4% as OPEC+ works on output cut deal
Oil prices gained nearly 4% on Thursday, but pulled back from an earlier surge as investors waited for details on negotiations between top producers hammering out an agreement for record supply cuts in response to the global fuel demand collapse due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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reuters.com
Rex Ryan believes Tom Brady is the reason for Patriots success, jabs former QB Geno Smith
Rex Ryan is confident that the New England Patriots’ success over the last 20 seasons was built around quarterback Tom Brady and not head coach Bill Belichick. 
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More than half of renters say they lost jobs due to coronavirus
The longer some people stay at home, the more difficulty they have making ends meet. “Low-income renters — many of whom work in service industries hit hard by the pandemic shutdown — are at high risk for eviction and homelessness during shelter-in-place measures,” according to a report by Mary Cunningham, a fellow at the Urban...
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'Fortnite' Week 8 Challenge - Block Damage With a Kingsman
Need help figuring out how to find and use a Kingsman umbrella?
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Released Chicago detainee: Jail in chaos
A detainee who was released from Cook County Jail in Chicago on Monday described conditions inside the facility as "complete chaos" because both inmates and officers struggle to deal with the influx of coronavirus cases inside the jail. (April 9)       
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usatoday.com
Congress gridlocked over additional coronavirus aid
Partisan disagreements between Democrats and Republicans mean Congress has been unable to agree on additional aid meant to help small businesses and hospitals amid the coronavirus pandemic. Wall Street Journal reporter Siobhan Hughes joined CBSN with the latest.
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The Brazilian favela resident who saw coronavirus coming
When the coronavirus first emerged, it seemed like a distant threat to Brazil and the country's sprawling and impoverished favelas. But as the virus spreads across the South American nation, one favela resident is taking it upon himself to protect the neighborhood.
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Race and Risk: Dr. Sanjay Gupta's coronavirus podcast for April 9
There have been numerous reports of black Americans dying from Covid-19 in disproportionate numbers. CNN's Chief Medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta breaks down the various factors and demographics that may make some people and communities more susceptible.
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ACLU Launches Television Ad Campaign Calling for Release of Elderly and Vulnerable Inmates 'Before It's Too Late'
"Governors, sheriffs, prosecutors, and the president have the power, and responsibility, to save lives," said ACLU Deputy Political Director Udi Ofer.
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newsweek.com
Navy denies there are sailors with coronavirus aboard USS Nimitz
The Navy has disputed claims there are sailors sickened with COVID-19 aboard the USS Nimitz.       
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usatoday.com
USNS Comfort, Javits Center at fraction of capacity during coronavirus crisis
Part of the reason for the lack of patients is that hospitalizations are down, Gov. Cuomo said Wednesday.
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nypost.com
Breaking down President Trump's latest response to coronavirus crisis
The World Health Organization is warning President Donald Trump about politicizing the coronavirus outbreak. The president said earlier this week he'd look into withholding funding from the organization. CBSN political contributor and Associated Press White House reporter Zeke Miller joins Elaine Quijano to discuss the latest.
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Dean McDermott slams critics of wife Tori Spelling’s meet-and-greet fee
Dean McDermott angrily slammed those who criticized his wife for charging money for a virtual meet-and-greet. In a lengthy video posted to Instagram, 53-year-old McDermott defended Tori Spelling, saying she was simply trying to earn a living and spread happiness amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. “I find myself having to come to my wife’s defense...
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nypost.com
Trump is terrified that voting in November might be too easy
So he has begun a war on mail voting.
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washingtonpost.com
Senate Democrats block more money for small businesses, demand funds for hospitals
Senate Republicans failed to pass an additional $250 billion the White House want to help small businesses after Democrats objected, seeking more funds for hospitals.
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abcnews.go.com
NBA veteran Pau Gasol all-too-familiar with coronavirus, and yet is hopeful
With his parents both medical workers in Spain, NBA veteran Pau Gasol understands the toll the coronavirus is taking, but he also sees an opportunity.        
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usatoday.com
Woman who accidentally spilled wine all over herself on Instagram becomes viral hit: 'Never related more'
She is all of us.
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foxnews.com
Corrections officers union secures free coronavirus testing for members
The city will provide free coronavirus testing for corrections officers following a weekslong legal battle for supplies and policies to protect guards from infection. Officers can now visit Northwell Health urgent care sites to get tested for the pandemic COVID-19, the Correction Officers’ Benevolent Association, COBA, announced Thursday. “Our union has always felt that we...
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nypost.com
Petsmart takes 10% off online, pickup, and curbside orders for sitewide sale
Petsmart is offering pet parents a welcome deal on food, carriers, treats, and more for their latest sitewide sale. You can get 10% off all online, pickup, and curbside orders. Members of its Treats reward program will also receive free shipping on orders over $49. Whether you have dogs, cats, or even birds, you’re sure...
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nypost.com
UK PM Johnson makes progress; still in intensive care in COVID-19 fight
Prime Minister Boris Johnson continues to make progress, four days after being admitted to hospital with COVID-19, but he remains in intensive care as officials signalled there was no end in sight yet for lockdown measures.
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reuters.com
NBA and WNBA stars to compete in televised H-O-R-S-E games on home courts
The opening round of virtual H-O-R-S-E games will air on ESPN beginning Sunday at 4 p.m., with players shooting from their home basketball courts.
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latimes.com
Florida family plays Uno with son through window of special-needs facility amid coronavirus lockdown
If there's even a small window of opportunity, family will always find a way to stick together.
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foxnews.com
Coronavirus Traces Found in Massachusetts Wastewater at Levels Far Higher Than Expected
This could potentially indicate that the number of confirmed cases in the area served by the wastewater facility in the study are a "significant" underestimate.
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newsweek.com
Chicago businesses facing up to $120,000 in fines after violating coronavirus prevention measures: report
Eight businesses in Chicago are now facing a total of up to $120,000 in fines after they reportedly violated Illinois’ coronavirus prevention orders. 
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Pandemic answer on recent 'Jeopardy!' episode disturbs viewers in coronavirus quarantine
A pre-taped episode of "Jeopardy!" had "pandemic" as an answer to a clue, much to the dismay of fans in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.       
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usatoday.com
Trump's near-daily virus briefings under scrutiny
Central to the Trump administration's response to the coronavirus outbreak and the collapse of a once-vibrant economy is the now almost daily briefings hosted by President Donald Trump himself. (April 9)       
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usatoday.com
Global stocks jump on Fed stimulus, oil pulls back from earlier surge
Global equity benchmarks moved higher on Thursday following signs of some success by governments and central banks which have taken additional steps to bolster their economies during the COVID-19 pandemic, while oil prices pulled back from an earlier surge.
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reuters.com
Sheree Whitfield of 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' seeking info on missing mother
Sheree Whitfield, a former cast member of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta," is seeking help from the public in finding her mother.
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Prisons and jails across the US are turning into 'petri dishes' for coronavirus. Staffers are falling ill, too.
In the US, the largest known concentration of coronavirus cases outside of hospitals isn't on a cruise ship or in a nursing home. It's at a jail in Chicago.
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Texas pastor puts church members’ faces on pews: ‘Little church with a big heart’
A Huntsville, Texas, pastor paid a "touching" tribute to his 1,500 church members who can no longer meet in person due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Washington’s 250-bed field hospital to be dismantled, sent to states worse-hit in coronavirus pandemic
The massive army field hospital that hundreds of troops built inside a Seattle convention center last week will be dismantled and redeployed to a state facing a more difficult battle against the coronavirus outbreak, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said Wednesday.
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foxnews.com
White House to Create Second Coronavirus Task Force Focused on Economy: What We Know So Far
The White House will soon announce the creation of a second coronavirus task force to focus on re-opening the economy after weeks of social distancing measures.
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newsweek.com
Leslie Marshall: Biden vs. Trump — 3 keys to victory for Democrats in November
Sen. Bernie Sanders acted in the best interests of the Democratic Party and the nation Wednesday when he dropped out of the presidential race.
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foxnews.com
‘Black box’ removed from Ruby Princess cruise ship in coronavirus homicide probe
Australian authorities said on Thursday they seized “black box” from a cruise ship, which was the country's deadliest source of coronavirus cases, as part of a homicide investigation.
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nypost.com